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by | March 20, 2017 | 03:31

According to the vice president, "It is a day of joy not only for us but for the whole country, Africa and the world". After he arrived in the Nigerian capital, Buhari said: "I deliberately came back towards the weekend so that the vice-president will continue and I will continue to rest".

by | March 20, 2017 | 03:30

In a series of television interviews, White House budget director Mick Mulvaney and top White House economic adviser Gary Cohn said that the CBO is focusing on the wrong metrics with the estimates it will provide on the number of people who are insured.

by | March 20, 2017 | 03:10

Multiply Seton Hall's Angel Delgado by an entire team and you about have what the North Carolina Tar Heels have against Arkansas on the boards Sunday. "It's going to be the ultimate challenge for our team ", coach Mike Anderson said. Arkansas is 330th in the country at defensive rebounding while the Tar Heels rank 1st at offensive rebounding.

by | March 20, 2017 | 03:01

In 2016, Germany's defence spending ratio stood at 1.18 percent. "I'm sorry, Mr President but that is not how North Atlantic Treaty Organisation works", he said, pointing out that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation spending was not a "financial transaction" between countries but a joint commitment to spend two per cent of GDP on defence.

by | March 20, 2017 | 02:55

In a statement , the organization said she has "made an outstanding contribution to the lives of her students and everyone in Salluit". Ms MacDonnell has worked to improve the health and life chances of an isolated community of young Inuit people who have faced deprivation - and she spoke of the impact on the community of high levels of youth suicides.

by | March 20, 2017 | 02:27

In Friday's meeting, Trump and Merkel were expected to discuss strengthening North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, fighting the Islamic State group and resolving Ukraine's conflict, TIME reported. When asked about it at the news conference, Trump, instead of taking the opportunity to roll it back, blamed Fox TV news channel for making that allegation, which Spicer had recycled at his daily briefing from the White House.

by | March 20, 2017 | 02:21

Fr. Tomy Kalathoor Mathew said that he could escape from the knife attack only due to God's grace as he had worn special robes for the mass in addition to thick clothes. "I will kill you". Several people tried to restrain the attacker, but he broke free and fled the scene. Detective Senior Constable Rhiannon Norton told the newspaper: "At this stage it is too early to tell [the motive] and the investigation is ongoing".

by | March 20, 2017 | 02:12

The BJP had not fielded a single Muslim candidate in the UP elections, which it won with a brute majority. The suspense as to who will be the new chief minister of Uttar Pradesh deepened the evening of March 17, as neither of the two "front runners" in the race for the post - Union Ministers Manoj Sinha and Rajnath Singh - will be in Lucknow March 18, the day of the election.

by | March 20, 2017 | 02:05

The other is related to conversations Netanyahu held with an Israeli newspaper publisher about limiting competition in the news sector in exchange for more positive coverage. Netanyahu had backtracked over his agreement with Kahlon the previous day to set up Kan from April 1. "There has been no decision in the Likud on these topics".

by | March 20, 2017 | 01:07

A House Republican says President Donald Trump should apologize to Barack Obama for his unproven claim that his Democratic predecessor wiretapped his NY skyscraper. "We've received assurances that these allegations won't be repeated", May's spokesman said. Even Fox News doesn't want to stand too close to Trump on his Obama wiretapped me conspiracy theory.

by | March 20, 2017 | 01:00

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Friday confirmed its first operational use of the advanced Arrow missile defense system, which it said was used to shoot down a Syrian anti-aircraft missile that was sacked at an Israeli jet. "Syrian air defenses downed one of four Israeli warplanes that violated Syrian airspace and targeted a military site in Homs' eastern countryside [in western Syria]", SANA quoted the Syrian Army's General Command as saying.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:56

A reporter asked Conaway during a conference call with reporters Friday what it would mean if that number climbed after the bill, the American Health Care Act, became law. "I think there's enough conservatives that do not want ObamaCare Lite", Paul said on ABC's "This Week". A House vote on the plan is scheduled for Thursday.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:56

The White House has said the deal was not in the best interest of the United States. The meeting was the first since Trump's January 20 inauguration with the prince, who is leading the kingdom's efforts to revive state finances by diversifying the economy away from a reliance on falling crude oil revenues.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:49

Brian Wilson said , " He will be missed by everyone who loves Rock 'n Roll". Maybellene , one of the first rock-and-roll songs was written and recorded in 1955 by Chuck Berry . So early Monday morning, Berry made his way to Chess Records and positioned himself in a store across the street. " Chuck Berry . Maybe the most important figure in all of rock and roll".

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:40

Granted, the GOP promised to repeal Obamacare. Rather than the GOP plan, we should be adopting a single-payer system. "It's better to just have the money up front to buy the plans". Under Obamacare the value of the plans is standardized; for example, all silver plans must cover 70 percent of someone's costs. This results, the CBO estimates , in 25 percent lower premium for a 21 year old, 8 to 10 percent lower for a 40 year old, and 25 percent higher for a 64 year old.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:36

Under the Republican plan, the federal government will shift much of that cost back to states. The ACA gives subsidies for lower and middle income folks and puts restrictions on insurance companies so they can't dump those with preexisting conditions.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:22

Newly-appointed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said that his government is committed to fulfill all the promises made by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in its election manifesto. "For us, all the people of UP are one", he said. We will work for all the sections of the society without any discrimination. 'Polarisation' Opposition Congress Party leader Manish Tewari criticised Mr Adityanath's appointment, saying it was a "harbinger for greater polarisation".

by | March 19, 2017 | 23:39

Trump has accused Obama of ordering wiretaps at his Trump Tower in NY, but two weeks after the extraordinary claim, he has not delivered any evidence. Spicer's comments were a rebuttal to the top two members of the Senate intelligence committee, who released a statement earlier Thursday declaring there is no indication that Trump Tower was "the subject of surveillance" by the USA government before or after the 2016 election.

by | March 19, 2017 | 22:49

The April 16 plebiscite is aimed at abolishing the office of the prime minister and giving more executive powers, including issuing decrees, declaring emergency rule, appointing ministers and state officials and dissolving the parliament, to the now largely ceremonial position of the Turkish president.

by | March 19, 2017 | 22:25

The other kidnapping and murder charges relate to seven foreign nationals - two from Lebanon, two Syrians, an Italian, a Greek and a Briton - who were seized in the northern state of Bauchi in 2013. Armed Boko Haram militants stood behind the three men and reportedly boasted about Nigerian officials unable to infiltrate the group. On Tuesday, the group posted a video purporting to show the killing of three men accused of being military spies.

by | March 19, 2017 | 21:51

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by | March 19, 2017 | 21:44

An impeachment complaint against President Duterte is now pending before the House of Representatives. Among the allegations in the complaint is the president's policy on drugs, which Alejano said has resulted in the extrajudicial killing of more than eight thousand suspected drug criminals.

by | March 19, 2017 | 21:35

Held at the Stade de France, this will be the duke's first royal engagement as the patron of the Welsh Rugby Union, a role he took over from his grandmother Queen Elizabeth in December. The royal couple flew to Paris Friday for more royal duties. William opted for classic black suit, while Kate wore a silver, floor-length gown.

by | March 19, 2017 | 21:23

An 18-year-old Australian youth is recovering after being mauled by a crocodile after jumping into a river for a bet. Queensland paramedic Neil Noble said it was initially reported that the man had lost his arm to the crocodile but first responders found it was just very badly injured.

by | March 19, 2017 | 21:13

Cuts to the State Department budget will reportedly not be as large as originally reported . "It was made a decision to take a journalist from an outlet that doesn't normally travel with the Secretary of State, as part of an effort to include a broader representation of US media", Toner said.

by | March 19, 2017 | 21:10

The game lets you play as characters from the movie, including Mr. It sounds interesting, but the look of the game doesn't appear too enticing. Reservoir Dogs: Bloody Days is a licensed product but one of the core aspects of its design is to be a great game before anything else.

by | March 19, 2017 | 20:52

Speaking on big reforms undertaken by the Modi government, the BJP President said that the government has reduced the political donation limit from Rs 20,000 to Rs 2,000 in cash. "If MLAs want to join another party on the basis of ideology and mood of the nation, you can not just call it defection". Amit Shah also talked about the electoral reforms, he said: "We want electoral reforms".

by | March 19, 2017 | 20:37

Police officials confirmed to PEOPLE that an incident occurred in the vicinity of Jenner's home in which a burglary report was filed, though they were unable to confirm if anything was stolen. After the recent theft of jewelry worth $200,000 from American fashion model and television personality Kendall Jenner's house, thieves struck again Friday night in Los Angeles, this time targeting Jaime Pressly .

by | March 19, 2017 | 20:22

The children were found with serious injuries at the property. The girl remains in hospital in a critical condition. Police have not given any details on the nature of the incident. No arrests have been made, but police added: "Next of kin are aware". Police says the children have yet to be formally identified. "Formal identification awaits and a post-mortem examination will be scheduled in due course".

by | March 19, 2017 | 20:02

The decision was taken at the first Cabinet meeting here on Saturday. While Badal refused to accept the official vehicle, Channi removed the beacon from his vehicle before accepting it. Embattled with a debt-ridden state, Amarinder has also announced to ban foreign travel for all ministers, MLAs and officials at the state government expense for two years, with a rider of "tours of bilateral agreement".

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:53

No insurgent group has so far claimed responsibility for the attack in Camp Antonik in Washer district, which highlights long-simmering tensions between Afghan and foreign forces. Two Taliban commanders were killed in an apparent USA drone strike in the Barmal district of the eastern Paktika province, said Mohammad Rahman Ayaz, spokesman for the provincial governor.

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:52

Phil Gavin told Niagara this Week outside of the bank at 211 Martindale Rd. that the man walked into the bank at about 10:25 a.m. and assaulted her. Kuijer left the bank in what's believed to be a 2009 Pontiac Montana minivan with the license plate BYTE 392.

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:36

The Trump Administration's America First policy had global implications on Saturday, as the Group of 20 finance ministers failed to agree on free trade and dropped any mention of climate change from their joint statement. But he asserted that the U.S. has been treated "very, very unfairly by many countries over the years" and pointed to Germany as having done "very well in its trade deals with the USA".

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:16

Who will come out on top in the battle of the managers Tony Pulis or Arsène Wenger? 'It was a bad tackle, ' Wenger said . When quizzed by Standard Sport after the 3-1 defeat at West Brom, Wenger admitted for the first time that he made a decision, adding that "You will soon know".

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:04

At least 12,000 people will be transferred to Aleppo province, 6,200 to Idlib and 2,400 will be relocated in Homs. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent, along with Russian and Syrian officials are supervising the Al-Waer evacuation. Mr Barazi said 1,479 people, including 423 rebels, left Waer on Saturday. Syrian state television reported about a dozen buses had left so far.