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by | March 19, 2017 | 04:25

Fighting has been taking place in the same region as clashes in 2015 between authorities and an alliance of several armed groups, causing the deaths of almost 160 people and forcing thousands to flee to China. But Beijing also bared its teeth after Myanmar's bombs landed in Chinese territory and killed five people. An army source requesting anonymity said "about 7,000 local residents are fleeing to the China side because of fighting".

by | March 19, 2017 | 04:23

Back to Thursday, when White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer cited Napolitano's revelation, seemingly as "proof" that President Trump's been right, all along. The typically close-lipped British spy agency was quick to correct the record, issuing a strong statement against the administration. Spokesman Sean Spicer declared the president was standing by his wiretapping claims, despite having few allies and still no evidence.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:59

He also said , "Growth of the economy depends on higher education". Also present at the meeting, the Principal Secretary to the CM, Sanjay Kumar, said that land had been made available for the goal in 17 districts so far. It was due to his pioneering efforts that Indian was transformed from a ship-to-mouth existence to one of the leading producers and exporters of food grains in the world now, Mukherjee said.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:55

Secretary of State said he wanted to come on March 30 and I told him that this would suit us in Ankara". For the USA administration, nervous about whether the Turkish-backed force is large enough and sufficiently trained, the decision sets Trump's wish for quick battlefield victories against the need to maintain its strategic alliance with Turkey.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:50

Meanwhile, with the Trump White House failing to even send key nominations to the Senate, a wide variety of key offices in Foggy Bottom remain empty , and holdovers from the Obama administration who were prepared to stay on were sent packing.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:34

Having witnessed tension over the past few days, Turkey chose to further escalate the unrest with the Netherlands after the latter had prohibited two Turkish ministers from rallying to gather support for the upcoming Turkish referendum . The deal has been praised for preventing a repeat of the surge of migrants seen into Europe in 2015 that fanned the popularity of the far-right. Ms.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:32

In an interview with New York Magazine published Saturday, Conway explained that "alternative facts" aren't lies, but different ways to frame the same information. Conway asked. "Well, of course I do". If Conway listened more closely, she might find most pro-abortion rights advocates feel the same. Though she's staunchly pro-life, Conway revealed that it's not her place to make the decision of other women.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:31

South Korea's Unification Ministry said North Korea is ready to conduct a nuclear test at any time. China is isolated North Korea's sole main ally but has been angered by Pyongyang's repeated nuclear and missile tests. South Korean Defence Minister Han Min-koo told parliament China's concern about the THAAD system's radar was unfounded. Suh said that the Clinton administration considered the military option during the so-called "first nuclear crisis" of the early 1990's, and that it ...

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:22

White House press secretary Sean Spicer flatly denied Friday that the White House apologized to the British government after citing an uncorroborated Fox News report to allege that a United Kingdom intelligence agency spied on President Donald Trump at the behest of former President Barack Obama .

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:16

She added, "I am ready to, you know, come out of the woods ". For the first time since her presidential campaign - Hillary Clinton is back in Scranton. Only three days ago did I mention she'd be considering a run for NYC mayor. NYC better get prepared, as should Donald Trump. Clinton has not confirmed or denied these rumors, but perhaps her "out of the woods " speech may be hinting that she is not done with politics quite yet.

by | March 19, 2017 | 02:44

As soon as it was decided that the saffron-robed Gorakhpur MP will hold the reins of the state, party leaders and MLAs rushed to the dais with candies and garlands. Some of the daunting tasks before Chief Minister Adityanath would be to address the massive unemployment in the state, followed by lack of infrastructure and education.

by | March 19, 2017 | 02:38

The U.S. and China also disagree over U.S. deployment of a missile defense system to South Korea. On Saturday, Tillerson is to depart for China, the last leg of his first trip to Asia since he took office last month. "North Korea is behaving very badly". At a time of growing tensions in Asia, Tillerson said that the United States needs a different approach to North Korea's escalating nuclear threat, though he declined to elaborate what such a different approach will entail.

by | March 19, 2017 | 02:31

Asserting that the very premise of the formation of Haryana in 1966 under the Punjab Reorganisation Act, with its lopsided distribution of water, needed to be challenged, Captain Singh said his government would work on this. Later, Captain Amarinder lashed out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for refusing it accept its defeat gracefully. Even then, AAP has managed to directly snatch four SC seats that had swung the Congress way in 2012.

by | March 19, 2017 | 02:28

But Trump also said he did not endorse a Fox News claim that Britain's GCHQ spy agency did the wiretapping for Obama - an allegation repeated by Trump's spokesman Thursday, sparking a sharp rebuke from London. Trump had already been largely alone in trying to defend the allegation, which had been angrily denied by both Obama himself and former aides such as James Clapper, who was the nation's top spy during the previous administration.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:33

The White House has attempted to placate an irate Britain after suggesting that former United States President Barack Obama used London's spy agency to conduct surveillance on President Donald Trump while he was a candidate previous year. In an interview with Fox News that aired on Wednesday, March 15, Trump said he was sure he got wiretapped the information from a Fox News segment the night before.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:05

Those criticizing #YogiAdityanath as Chief Minister of UP will be the ones appreciating him after Modi is done with his speech tomorrow. The next chief minister of Uttar Pradesh will be decided in the meet which will be attended by all the 324 MLAs of the party.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:00

They (BSF) were hiding in the bush by the roadside. "But the crowd grew violent and one of them attacked him with a dao (machete), which prompted him to open fire in self-defense", DIG Singh told The Indian Express over the telephone from Agartala.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:47

There may be various price targets for a stock. Sandstorm Gold Ltd. got Upgrade on 11-Jul-16 where investment firm TD Securities Upgrade the stock from Hold to Buy. 38,165 shares of the stock traded hands. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $6.75 on Aug 12, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $3.01 on Mar 28, 2016.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:40

At Thursday's press briefing, Spicer had cited statements made by Napolitano on Fox News where he claimed that former President Obama "went outside the chain of command" and used GCHQ so there were "no American fingerprints" on surveillance of Trump.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:23

The stores at Southern Hills Mall in Sioux City and Southpark Mall in Spencer will remain open. Among the OH stores on the closing list are: the Findlay Village Mall location in Findlay, St. Only one distribution center, in Lakeland, Florida, will close - another, in Buena Park, California, is being relocated. About 5,000 jobs will be cut due to the closures, J.C.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:23

His comments could provide some reassurance to investors after Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş said on Tuesday that economic sanctions against the Netherlands could be in the works. The Netherlands is home to some 400,000 people of Turkish origin, and Ankara is keen to harness votes of the diaspora in Europe ahead of an April 16 referendum on boosting presidential powers.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:05

And the House Committee on Rules will discuss the Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act and the Small Business Health Fairness Act. "I am sure he has been suing someone in the morning and doing a business deal with them in the afternoon on a different project ", Mr.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:01

The killing of a Burlington chiropractor, Ferdinand "Fred" Mejilla, was perpetrated by a former patient who is himself in critical condition with wounds which were apparently self-inflicted. Police are investigating the cause of the shooting. She saw a woman sitting on the window ledge and called 911. The story is the more distressing because Dr.

by | March 18, 2017 | 23:56

Mrs Merkel and Mr Trump appeared to have an awkward meeting at the White House, with the US President seemingly refusing to shake the German Chancellor's hand in front of the media in the Oval Office. Dominic Grieve, chairman of the British Parliament's Intelligence and Security Committee, said a U.S. president can not task the GCHQ to intercept an individual's communications.In a rare public statement , the GCHQ, Britain's equivalent of the U.S.

by | March 18, 2017 | 23:35

During a press conference that followed Tillerson's meeting with Japanese Foreign Affairs Minister Kishida in Tokyo Thursday, the USA top diplomat said two decades of diplomatic and other efforts "failed" to denuclearize North Korea and that a new approach was needed.

by | March 18, 2017 | 23:26

The BJP's newly elected MLAs will formally elect the chief minister in Lucknow on Saturday, with the swearing-in scheduled for Sunday. Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party could manage to get only 19 seats in the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly.

by | March 18, 2017 | 23:10

It said " they are utterly ridiculous and should be ignored". MARCH 17: The administration backs away from the Fox News report after the British government said it was assured by the White House that it would not repeat Napolitano's allegation, dubbed " nonsense " by a GCHQ spokesman.

by | March 18, 2017 | 22:39

Though the former Chief Minister of the state was initially hesitant to go back to state politics, but is now ready to follow the party leadership's decision. He was 26 years when he first became the member. Adityanath is said to have provoked over 20 incidents of communal violence. The 44- year -old tough talking Hindu leader belongs to Thakur community from Pauri in Uttrakhand but has been disciple and now presiding over the Gorakhpur mutt for the past three years.

by | March 18, 2017 | 22:27

Trump, however, said little about ongoing trade negotiations between the United States and the European Union, even as Merkel expressed optimism that the US and EU could hammer out an agreement where "both sides win". Mrs Merkel, who was travelling with top executives from German companies Siemens, Schaeffler and BMW, said she hoped the U.S. and the European Union could resume talks on removing barriers to bilateral trade.

by | March 18, 2017 | 22:10

The Raptors held a closed-door meeting for more than 30 minutes following the loss, their third defeat in four games. DeMar DeRozan had 22 points for the Raptors, while Serge Ibaka had 10 points against his former team. In order words, at least for the next trio of games, it looks like he will more likely than not continue his strong play as his journey to an MVP award becomes more and more realistic.

by | March 18, 2017 | 22:07

A spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain said on Friday that the White House had backed off the allegation. Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman, James Slack, says the British government has made it clear to the USA that the "ridiculous" claims should be ignored.

by | March 18, 2017 | 22:04

Kurtulmus said despite Rutte's success, the rise in support for Wilders was a matter of concern for the Netherlands. Cavusoglu said on Thursday that anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders may have fallen short in this week's election in the Netherlands, but his views were shared by all the Dutch parties and are pushing Europe towards " wars of religion ".

by | March 18, 2017 | 22:01

In May 2016, relations between the two religious bodies started to improve when Pope Francis met with the Al-Azhar Grand Imam El-Tayyeb. The current pope has made interfaith dialogue and reconciliation a leading theme of his pontificate and has also overseen an improvement in relations with the Orthodox and Protestant wings of christianity.

by | March 18, 2017 | 21:57

But the Telegraph is reporting that Spicer himself made an apology to GCHQ today, which is probably wise, given the fact that his "sources" were talking heads on Fox News . The agency vigorously denied the charge and Britain's ambassador to Washington, Kim Darroch, complained directly to White House officials. Mark Lyall Grant, the Prime Minister's national security adviser, spoke separately with his American counterpart, Lt Gen.

by | March 18, 2017 | 21:40

Inhofe, a frequent climate change skeptic, made similar comments to conservative talk show host Eric Metaxas after the senator said that one of his grandchildren asked why he was a climate change denier, according to Newsweek . "(T) he stuff that they teach our kids nowadays, they are brainwash - you have to un-brainwash them when they get out". As described in the proposal, these cuts would limit the EPA's focus to statutory requirements and leave the rest to state environmental agencies.