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by | April 27, 2017 | 03:06

Khalil said the airstrikes were followed Wednesday by Turkish army shelling of Syrian villages along the border area. The Khan Sheikhoun incident has led to renewed calls for Assad to be forced from power, as worldwide ceasefire and peace talks continue to end a conflict which has killed 400,000 people, according to United Nations data.

by | April 27, 2017 | 03:05

Macron yesterday told a rally that he was the only candidate capable "of ensuring the security" of his countrymen and pledged to "track down all those who have attacked our country or are planning to do so and prevent them from doing harm".

by | April 27, 2017 | 03:03

The United States government expressed its concerns after the Turkish air force killed 20 fighters of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in air strikes in northeastern Syria on Tuesday and made clear that the USA will continue to support the SDF forces, that include the YPG, to take Raqqa city from ISIS.

by | April 27, 2017 | 03:01

The findings came in a six-page report published Wednesday. Mr Ayrault also said French intelligence services showed only Syrian Government forces could have launched such an attack using a bomber taking off from the Sharyat airbase. Assad's assertion that the attack was fabricated was "not credible" given the mass flows of casualties in a short space of time arriving in Syrian and Turkish hospitals as well as the sheer quantity of social media posts and video showing people with neurotoxic ...

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:47

The Monday report was released the same day the website Business of Fashion broke news that G-III Apparel Group had rebranded Ivanka Trump's clothing as Adrienne Vittadini Studio, which is sold at discount retailer Stein Mart. Those who have boycotted Ivanka Trump's fashion line may have bought some of the merchandise without even knowing it. I see. What does Vittadini say about it? .

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:33

Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the killings as "cowardly and deplorable". The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned the killing 25 security personnel by Maoists in Chhattisgarh on Monday. We will... review the strategy. The Centre also plans to procure advanced aerial surveillance equipment, including foliage penetration radar, to monitor the activities of Naxals, who operate in thick forests in Chhattisgarh and other states.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:21

It has marked similar events in the past with nuclear tests or missile launches. He said such comments from North Korea, while disturbing, are generally much more bark than bite. A Japanese official said the phone call between Trump and Abe was not prompted by any specific change in the situation. The ASDF also said two Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyers, the Samidare and the Ashigara, which departed from Sasebo in Nagasaki Prefecture last week, will also take part in the ...

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:17

Groans and hisses could be heard as she described her father as " a tremendous champion of supporting families ". The annual gathering promotes women's economic empowerment and entrepreneurship. Speaking on her first overseas mission as the First Daughter, the 35-year-old was asked straight up by moderator Miriam Meckel what exactly she does at the White House.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:14

As the militants were hiding on the outskirts of a field 50 miles southwest of Kirkuk , they were overwhelmed by a herd of stampeding. In this case, three ISIS militants possibly waiting to ambush their enemies reportedly ended up on the wrong end of the tusks of some angry wild boars.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:11

Families turned out for the Easter Egg hunts at Davisburg and Crystal Shores on April 15, with colourful plastic eggs being snatched up and exchanged for treats. Gabie, speaking to the Ottawa Citizen, said that almost 3,000 children registered for the event though the final numbers weren't yet known. "There is something about getting together with community, and doing things like this that bring communities together, people together", First Assemby of God Lead Pastor Joshua Long said.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:08

The site of the bus crash in Carranglan, Nueva Ecija, that killed over 30 people. A throng of villagers waited in a clearing above them to help pull the victim to safety. Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said rescue operations and investigation are now underway and "We guarantee that the culprits behind the fatal bus mishap will be held accountable".

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:05

First round French election results gave European stocks a boost with Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen taking the top two spots. Dalil Boubakeur urged the country's almost 5 million Muslims to "vote massively" to elect Macron, describing the second round of the vote as "decisive for the destiny of France and its religious minorities".

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:58

Having won the last four French titles, PSG's big aim for the last few years has been to reach the Champions League final but having been knocked out in the quarterfinals over the last four seasons - twice by Barcelona - they fell in the last 16 this time around, again against the Spanish champions.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:49

Trump said that he does however, see a role in fighting ISIS, something in which he said the U.S.is being "very effective". "I love the word 'reciprocal, ' because we don't have too many reciprocal trading partnerships, I will tell you that, but we will very soon", he added.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:41

As of Wednesday, the Lake Ontario water level is about 20 inches above average. They opposed the plan before it was adopted by the International Joint Commission in December. "Plan 2014 will continue to adjust the Lake Ontario outflows in order to minimize and balance flooding on Lake Ontario and along the St. Lawrence River in the Montreal area".

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:37

The US and South Korea past year agreed to deploy the THAAD system to counter the threat of missile launches by North Korea. Thousands of police personnel violently dispersed local residents and peace activists who had protested against the US missile shield and blocked the entrance road to the THAAD deployment site.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:36

In retaliation students hurled stones on them. As soon as students started marching towards market, police used tear gas shelling to to stop them. Witnesses said that scores of students of the Degree College staged protests inside the campus.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:17

There is much work to do and we are eager to begin". Prior to serving as governor of Georgia from 2003-2011 as a Republican, Perdue was elected to represent his Middle Georgia district in the state Senate as a Democrat. Trump nominated him just two days before his inauguration, and then the nomination was delayed for weeks as the administration prepared his ethics paperwork.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:11

North Korea's state media was defiant in a commentary marking the 85th anniversary of the foundation of the Korean People's Army, saying its military was prepared "to bring to closure the history of USA scheming and nuclear blackmail". Trump told ambassadors from U.N. Security Council members that the status quo in North Korea is "unacceptable" and the council must be prepared to impose additional and stronger sanctions.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:11

She was asked by the panel's moderator whether the USA president could be considered a champion of women given his history of making sexist and misogynistic comments. "We know that when you have Ivanka in the room speaking to Merkel, you have the United States president paying attention". Ivanka Trump says she is "listening and learning" to define how she can help advance women's economic empowerment in the USA and beyond.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:11

The video of the American Airlines encounter starts off with a woman sobbing as she holds a baby. The almost three-minute video starts with the woman crying and asking the flight attendant to give her back the stroller. Spokeswoman Leslie Scott says the airline is looking into whether the male flight attendant violently took away a stroller from the female passenger just before she boarded a Friday flight from San Francisco to Dallas.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:09

Chief nuclear negotiators from left to right, Joseph Yun, U.S. special representative for North Korea policy, Kenji Kanasugi, director general of the Japanese Foreign Ministry's Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, and Kim Hong-kyun, special representative for Korean Peninsula peace and security affairs at the South Korean Foreign Ministry, join hands before their meeting about North Korean issues at the Iikura Guesthouse in Tokyo Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:05

After the initial gunfire, Travers said he saw a man get out of a vehicle and shoot the officer on the ground multiple times before getting away. "I wanted to get away from that", Travers said. Schools in the area have also been locked down. Police said that the Appoquinimink School District in the Middletown, Delaware area are on lockdown amid the search for the suspect.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:03

Once again, it was a poor performance from Congress party, which stood last in the MCD elections. The Delhi unit of the BJP itself had predicted that it would win in more than 200 out of the 270 seats going to polls. Meanwhile, Congress has won very few seats making it a distant third. "We had been saying this earlier also that MCD polls will be a referendum on Kejriwal government".

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:00

During a rowdy questions session, she was put on the spot in the last PMQs before the General Election by the SNP's Angus Robertson. Cabinet ministers have told The Times that the Prime Minister is anxious about conceding the area to Labour.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:58

The days of young Irish people heading off to work in Australia for more than a year or two look like they are coming to an end. Indian IT professionals account for almost 18,000 visas issued under the 457 visa category, according to a research report by the Australian Population Research Institute.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:56

Mr. Macron, who campaigned on a pro-Europe political platform with promises of economic reforms and better governance, won 23.75% of the vote, while Ms. Mr Macron's answer is that he will prove the pundits wrong. (On The Move) banner - won 23.75% of votes in the first round, while Ms Le Pen won 21.53%.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:55

Cummins began making plans to flee, federal court documents filed Monday say. Federal prosecutors argue Tad Cummins is a flight risk and "danger to the community" and should therefore remain detained pending trial, according to WKRN News 2 .

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:49

That, too, is a reality of Washington politics, and nearly 100 days into his presidency, Donald Trump appears to accept that reality and move forward. It is possible for Trump's position on the wall to remain intact even if his timeline for funding its construction shifts to later this year. View of the metal fence along the border in Sonoyta, Sonora state, northern Mexico, between the Altar desert in Mexico and the Arizona desert in the United States, on March 27, 2017.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:49

Avoiding a situation in which negotiations reached their conclusion in the run-up to a British general election campaign was also positive for the European Union, he said. "I believe that at this moment of enormous national significance there should be unity here in Westminster, not division", she said. The veteran Italian politician's comments appeared to contradict the prime minister, who has repeatedly said there can be "no turning back" now that Article 50 has been triggered.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:47

Girard Securities Inc.'s holdings in PepsiCo were worth $587,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Now the P/E of Pepsico, Inc. stands at 26.02. The stock touched its high share price of $112.38 on Mar 22, 2017 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on Dec 1, 2016 as $98.5.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:43

The high court stepped in to review the case of Williams after the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas on Monday rejected a request to reopen Williams' federal murder case because his lawyers failed to introduce to the jury details of his troubled childhood.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:34

That is not in the appropriation bill. In the closed-door GOP conference meeting, Ryan did not say whether Congress would need to pass a short-term stopgap measure by Friday to stave off a shutdown. Trump, however, might stop them even though congressional Republicans have decided that maybe they should drop their opposition and fund them because without them, people could start losing their insurance and there's nothing in place to avert disaster.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:33

Swarajya National President Yogendra Yadav congratulated BJP for their win and said that the result indicates people's anger with Arvind Kejriwal and his governance. The MCD elections are an important addition to the BJP's list of electoral victories this year in state and local polls across the country - it won by a landslide margin the assembly polls in the northern states of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh recently.

by | April 27, 2017 | 00:33

Though a White House official told a CNN reporter that the money for the wall would indeed be included in the spending bill, there is doubt since Congress clearly can not agree and a government shutdown would be a massive political problem for Republicans.