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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.

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:04

FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers are set to testify Monday on Capitol Hill. "What the president said was just patently false and the wrecking ball it created now has banged into our British allies and our German allies".

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:01

The deputy was conducting an investigation near a barber shop in East Baton Rouge when shots were fired, Louisiana State Police spokesman Bryan Lee said at a press conference early Sunday morning. We're focused on working with the family, praying for the family and making sure that our deputies have the help and support that they need'. State Police will handle the investigation going forward.

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:36

The rockets were believed to be launched by a Salafi group in Gaza, an ultra-conservative Sunni movement, but Israel's military holds Hamas responsible for the fire. This is the second rocket fired at Israel within three days. "In response, a tank and aircraft targeted two Hamas positions in the northern Gaza Strip".

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:33

It's a risk they're unlikely to take without a commitment from the president. Trump touted the bill at his rally, saying "the House legislation does so much for you". He said that in the end of the process it will be a great plan. "He's the one who has helped to negotiate changes to this bill with members from all over our caucus".

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:17

It is understood that Deputy Chief Ministers could be positioned in Jhansi, Bundelkhand and Meerut in western Uttar Pradesh. Replying to a specific question on choosing Mr. He has been sworn-in by UP governor Ram Naik. Besides, Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma took over as the deputy chief ministers in a Cabinet which will have 23 other ministers.

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:03

Melanie received four days of training from the weather team at France 2 , who gave her tips for presenting in front of the green wall, where weather graphics are digitally projected. Her goal, she says, was to show everyone that a person with disabilities was capable of performing services that able-bodied people could do - on national television, no less.

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:01

Before taking power in Germany in 2005, Chancellor Angela Merkel was an outspoken opponent of Turkey's membership and instead called for a "privileged partnership". Germany meanwhile is livid over the jailing ahead of a trial on terror charges of dual Turkish-German national Deniz Yucel, the Turkey correspondent of the German newspaper Die Welt.

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:35

The incidents come a week after a man breached the White House grounds - and was on the grounds for more than 15 minutes . Trump, who was on the property, had praised the Secret Service for doing a "fantastic job" and said the suspect was "troubled".

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:35

Brent was up 1.4 percent in Asia Wednesday while West Texas Intermediate gained 1.1 percent. Platinum climbed 0.8 percent at $957 per ounce, having touched $971.60, its highest since March 7. Thursday's slight rise in yields dulled the appeal of dividend-paying stocks. Health care stocks were also weak. Technology stocks did better, led by Oracle, which reported stronger revenue and earnings for its latest quarter than analysts expected.

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:32

China's foreign minister urged the United States to soften its saber rattling against North Korea, after secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned that military action is "on the table" as one option to stop North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:30

Trump, who made his initial allegations about Obama through messages on Twitter, also told the German reporter that he "very seldom" regrets his tweets. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and trade were key points of discussion for the two leaders. Only the United States and four other members now reach the benchmark of spending two per cent of GDP on defence.

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:26

Claims by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden led to questions over GCHQ's relationship with the NSA. The White House's refusal to back down raised the stakes for Comey's appearance before the intelligence committee on Monday. "We don't have any evidence that took place", Chairman Devin Nunes of California said at a news conference Wednesday in Washington. "Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my "wires tapped" in Trump Tower just before the victory".

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:24

The UNC leaders expressed that they will participate in the talks on Sunday. The blockade was imposed on 1 November, 2016 as a protest against the government's decision to create two new districts and has been causing widespread shortages in Manipur.

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:13

Trump will seek Merkel's advice in dealing with Putin, according to the White House, and many other world leaders hope that Merkel, who speaks Russian and was raised in East Germany, will be able to educate him. Merkel was originally supposed to visit the White House Tuesday. If you're going to make sure you shake a hand with a global dignitary, she's the one you want to grip.

by | March 19, 2017 | 16:30

The move comes as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is visiting China, which is Pyongyang's biggest ally and supporter. North Korean news agencies described the high-thrust rocket engine trial as "revolutionary" and stated that it was carried out at the Sohae launch site.

by | March 19, 2017 | 16:24

President Buhari had in January resubmitted Magu's name to the Senate for confirmation as EFCC chairman. Melaye stated this while reacting to the debate in the media, on whether Magu can continue to be EFCC Acting Chairman and if Buhari can re-nominate him.

by | March 19, 2017 | 16:01

He added that the untapped opportunity in South East Asia has great potential, similar to India and China, and will remain Grab's focus. In Bangalore, Grab will recruit about 200 new researchers, who will develop new payments technologies for GrabPay, the company's digital-payments services.

by | March 19, 2017 | 16:01

Now Tillerson has angered USA and foreign correspondents accredited to cover the State Department by traveling to Asia on Tuesday with just one journalist - from a conservative publication called the Independent Journal Review . The new United States administration will seek to renew the mandate of the Commission of Inquiry on Syria and ensure that rapporteurs for North Korea, Iran and Myanmar continue their work, he said in the letter dated March 8.

by | March 19, 2017 | 15:57

In that time, spending on people 65 and older who receive Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, and military and federal civilian retirement income will rise from 37 percent of federal spending in 2017 to 45 percent in 10 years. There are also proposed cuts to climate change research, and global climate change programs. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), who serves on his chamber's budget, appropriations and armed services committees, told MSNBC last month about the State Department cuts: "It's ...

by | March 19, 2017 | 15:44

However, president Akufo-Addo on Friday defended his controversial appointment of 110 ministers, calling it a "necessary investment" in the small west African nation. John Dramani Mahama in his first time had Twenty-Four (24) substantive ministers, with Five (5) Ministers of State at the presidency, making it Twenty-Nine 29, the exact number Atta Mills had.

by | March 19, 2017 | 15:21

Duterte has rejected similar allegations leveled at him in the past. In a statement, presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said both Duterte and Wang, through the six-year economic plan, "reaffirmed the stronger bilateral ties" between the Philippines and China and noted the "progress being made in broadening cooperation".

by | March 19, 2017 | 14:46

Mr Molins said the assailant, who tried to grab the woman's Famas assault rifle, seemed bent on carrying out a serious attack. A military spokesman said that the soldier attacked by Belgacem was uninjured but was rather shocked, and she described the attack as a very violent aggression.

by | March 19, 2017 | 14:30

Chinese patrols only eased after Duterte's state visit to Chinese President Xi Jinping in October 2016. China will begin preparatory work this year for an environmental monitoring station on Scarborough Shoal (Panatag Shoal) in the South China Sea, an official said, as two U.S.