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by | December 08, 2017 | 17:28

But, he said , "people should know that President Donald Trump will never compromise the safety and security of the State of Israel in the midst of that process". Malaysia's Foreign Ministry said in the latest statement that the country is "extremely concerned" over the US announcement, saying that the decision would "jeopardize all efforts made towards finding a comprehensive and lasting resolution of Palestinian question".

by | December 08, 2017 | 16:49

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull expressly referred to concerns about Chinese interference when he announced the laws in Canberra on Tuesday, though he insisted that the laws were not aimed at a single country. The Australian government argues that Dastyari should quit Parliament for giving Huang counter-surveillance advice previous year when he told the Chinese citizen to leave his cellphone inside his Sydney mansion while they stepped outside to talk.

by | December 08, 2017 | 16:41

Pelosi outlined some of the issues she said had bipartisan support, including battling the opioid crisis, funding children's health insurance and supporting veterans. That didn't happen on Thursday, but the clock is now reset for December 22 with no promises from conservative lawmakers. Democrats also want to enact into law protections for almost 700,000 undocumented immigrants who were children when they were brought into the United States.

by | December 08, 2017 | 15:36

In an Instagram post Wednesday night, Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach shared a light moment with her two successors in Dusit Thani Manila in Makati. The group of pageant beauties is visiting the Philippines to promote the country as a tourism destination.

by | December 08, 2017 | 16:23

Following the decline in the stock , the market capitalisation of the company eroded by Rs 353.96 crore, to Rs 7,561.04 crore. The sharp decline in other income caused lower profitability. During the quarter, the full-service airline reported net sales income of Rs. 5,626.61 crore as compared to Rs. 5,453 crore in the same period a year ago.

by | December 08, 2017 | 16:09

Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa should decide who should fill the post‚ the court ordered. The ruling follows an application by Corruption Watch, Freedom Under Law and the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution. His appointment was however successfully challenged by the DA based on his failure to be a "fit and proper" person for the job. During the hearing in November, the court heard that Zuma tried to "bully" Nxasana out of office by using an inquiry into his ...

by | December 08, 2017 | 14:37

It was announced that Pakistan will give a visa to Jadhav's mother Avantika too, the application of which was pending since many months. India had demanded that during the stay of Kulbhushan's wife and his mother in Pakistan, they should not be questioned and harassed.

by | December 08, 2017 | 15:42

Incarnate Word High School - Delayed until 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8. All employees should report two hours later than normal. Buses will also run on two hour delay. Students will begin class at 10 a.m. Hays CISD - Campuses and offices are closed Friday, Dec. 8. Saint Mary's Academy: Friday, December 8, Classes canceled.

by | December 08, 2017 | 15:20

After the attack, she had to be admitted to a hospital in central Delhi. The police have taken cognisance of the incident. The police said that the victim was a member of the Nasha Mukti Panchayat in that area. Rajneesh Gupta, deputy commissioner of police (Rohini), said six persons were arrested. The incident took place Thursday night when the woman, who is a volunteer with the Delhi Commission for Women, was part of a patrol party to identify illegal liquor shops in her area.

by | December 08, 2017 | 15:37

Investigations have revealed that Farida's husband, Sahdev, did not approve of her running a brothel at home, and they would often quarrel about this. The Boisar MIDC police also said that accused Sarita had recently murdered one of her Bengali customers, as he was carrying Rs1 lakh with him. Police have not arrested Sarita for murder as they are still investigating the prostitution racket.

by | December 08, 2017 | 13:24

A YouTube prankster in the United Kingdom had to be freed by firefighters after cementing his head with Polyfilla inside a microwave oven, Zululand Observer reports. It took the five firemen about an hour to rescue the hapless YouTuber, leaving the fire service "seriously unimpressed". "Taking the microwave apart was tricky, because a lot of it was welded".

by | December 08, 2017 | 14:10

The school has been evacuated", according to their Twitter feed. KOB-TV reported that the alleged shooter is also dead, but said it was unclear whether the shooter was included in the reported fatalities. It was not clear if the shooter died by suicide or was killed by police. The Governor of New Mexico addressed the community of Aztec Thursday afternoon commending first responders for their bravery, calling the Chief of Police one of her heroes.

by | December 08, 2017 | 14:56

Mr Zuma's deputy, Cyril Ramaphosa, told a local radio station: "Yes, I would believe her". "But at the same time, there is a side of me that says 'yes there was a young woman who complained she was raped, but I have to listen to that and pay heed to that and pledge my sympathy and my empathy to her story", Ramaphosa said.

by | December 08, 2017 | 12:03

During the meeting, the home minister and chief ministers will also discuss the ways as to how the porous Indo-Bangladesh border can be made more secure and safe in a bid to check cross-border smuggling of fake Indian currency notes, narcotics and other illegal activities, the official said.

by | December 08, 2017 | 11:34

More than 12.2 million voters were eligible to exercise their voting rights in the second phase of the polls. This was the final phase of the two phase Nepal elections. The newly-elected assemblies will be tasked with naming their provinces, which are now referred to by number, as well as choosing capitals and negotiating budgets with Kathmandu - all sensitive considerations that could rekindle tensions in the ethnically-diverse south.

by | December 08, 2017 | 10:12

If Nunes were to return to the investigation, it would put a close ally of President Donald Trump at the head of one of the congressional investigations into whether Russian Federation coordinated with his campaign. He also said he was concerned about the "unprecedented step" the Ethics Committee took in investigating his alleged disclosure of classified information when such allegations have historically been reviewed by non-partisan professional staff from the intelligence committee.

by | December 08, 2017 | 11:52

The US flew two B-1B supersonic bombers over Korea on Thursday, the second sortie carried out here this week by the Guam-based aircraft, a defense official said. North Korea regularly uses its state media to threaten the United States and its allies. On Wednesday, the U.S. dispatched a B-1B jet to Korea for a joint training exercise with several warplanes, including F-22 and F-35 stealth fighters.

by | December 08, 2017 | 11:11

The United States and South Korea began the largest-ever Vigilant ACE drills on Monday, mobilizing 230 aircraft and 12,000 personnel. North Korea condemned the exercises, planned before Pyongyang tested a new, more powerful intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in a launch on November 29 , as pushing the peninsula "to the brink of nuclear war".

by | December 08, 2017 | 11:14

Britain leaves the European Union on March 29, 2019, but negotiations must be wrapped up within a year to leave time for parliaments to endorse any deal. But Mr Grayling, a key Leave campaigner in the 2016 referendum, said: "We don't have to have, and we've never said we will, and we don't want, to have a situation where in future our laws are identical to the European Union".

by | December 08, 2017 | 10:07

He then requested a sidebar to discuss what he called "extraneous issues". Bradford, who has a wife and four children has reportedly said that Metcalfe was "out of control" with his comments. "I don't know what his sexuality or his sexual behavior is". The conservative lawmaker told TribLive that Bradford has been repeatedly told to rein in his touching behavior.

by | December 08, 2017 | 10:46

Trump also retweeted reports that a top FBI investigator on special counsel Robert Mueller's team was removed from the investigation for exchanging text messages that could be construed as anti-Trump. "Now do we make mistakes? We hope to hear from you today about an action plan for making sure this never happens again". He continued on to say that the Federal Bureau of Investigation makes "mistakes" just "like everybody who is human makes mistakes".

by | December 08, 2017 | 10:26

Community Trust & Investment Co decreased Halliburton Co ( HAL ) stake by 83.64% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Jefferies maintained the shares of HAL in report on Monday, July 11 with "Buy" rating. Therefore 89% are positive. Halliburton Company on 9/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.04 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.02. Argus Research maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, July 22 report.

by | December 08, 2017 | 10:30

Yesterday, an quake of 5.5 magnitudes on the Richter scale jolted Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) on Wednesday. The natural disaster struck at Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand, at a depth of 30 kilometres, the India Meteorological Department said on its website.

by | December 08, 2017 | 11:23

This has nearly confirmed her impending wedding with Virat Kohli . Today, early morning, the PK actress along with her family and a family pandit were spotted at the Mumbai airport. In a talk show, Virat thanked Anushka for making him more sensible than ever. Sources say, Virat Kohli's family and close friends have already booked their tickets to Milan.

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:58

Indonesian President Joko Widodo is scheduled to attend the extraordinary leaders' summit of Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) over the issue of Jerusalem, Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said here on Thursday. "Recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is not a recognition of the reality on the ground; it is an expression of support for Israeli policy, much of which is in contravention of global law".

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:26

South of I-10 may still have rain around that could become a wintry mix. This means most of the Upstate will see generally a cold rain mixed occasionally with melting snowflakes. For most of us, this will be a cold rain. Temperatures will warm up to the lower 60s in the afternoon. A stout cold front passed through Acadiana this afternoon .

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:40

The video also shows Slager dropping an object next to Scott's body after the shooting, which prosecutors argued was proof that Slager planted evidence on Scott. A bystander recorded the shooting on a cellphone, and it was shared around the world, setting off protests across the U.S.as demonstrators said it was another egregious example of police officers mistreating African-Americans.

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:32

In yuan terms, the surplus fell to 263.6 billion yuan, down from 285.4 billion yuan in October. The official factory gauge unexpectedly rose to near a five-year high in November, despite campaigns to clean up the environment and the financial system.

by | December 08, 2017 | 10:09

It has outperformed by 272.71% the S&P500. Burgundy Asset Management Ltd decreased its stake in Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) by 1.38% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pnc Gp owns 10,353 shares or 0% of their U.S. portfolio. Tanaka Cap Incorporated holds 0.02% or 50 shares in its portfolio. It was reported on Dec, 6 by Barchart.com .

by | December 08, 2017 | 10:29

Pyongyang is keeping close watch on a show-of-force to its south. Hundreds of military aircraft from the US and Republic of Korea have taken to the skies as a warning against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The exercise provides realistic air combat training for the United States and Republic of Korea, testing and refining the readiness and interoperability of US-ROK forces to deter aggression and provide a rapid response to attack.

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:21

The assailant, identified as 56-year-old Shigenaga Tomioka, attacked his 58-year-old sister sister Nagako Tomioka, the shrine's chief priestess, with a Samurai sword and killed her after she got off from a chauffeur-driven auto. A knife and a Japanese sword with blood on were found later near the site. According to an acquaintance of a family member, Shigenaga was the chief priest of the shrine until he was dismissed about 10 years ago.

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:34

That meeting has drawn the attention of congressional committees looking into potentially improper contacts between the Trump campaign and transition team with Russians, and sparked questions about whether Prince may have been an unofficial envoy on behalf of Trump or his associates.

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:52

The death toll could further rise, he added. The 17 killed included women and children, and more than 50 others were pulled from the sea alive, the officials said. About 15-20 people were rescued and admitted to the hospital in an unconscious state, Baig said. The boat, ferrying the devotees to shrine of Meenhan Pathai in the sea in union council Bohara, was carrying over 60 people, survivors, local fishermen and boatmen claimed.

by | December 08, 2017 | 09:23

New information "about the nature of the settlement between the parties" prompted the investigation of the matter, the Committee on Ethics said. Farenthold had denied the allegations, maintaining in the court proceeding that Greene was sacked for poor performance, according to reports.

by | December 08, 2017 | 08:41

ANPAC's members represent around 40% of the Ryanair pilots based in Italy. But Ryanair wants to continue negotiating salaries and working conditions individually with each of its bases and refuses to recognise unions. We stand as one. Ryanair cancelled 20,000 flights affecting hundreds of thousands of passengers as a pilot shortage caused chaos during the busy summer travel season.