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by | January 29, 2018 | 18:19

Angelina Jolie, UNHCR Special Envoy, speaks during a news conference at the Al Zaatri refugee camp, in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, January 28, 2018. "That is non-negotiable", she said. "For them it is so destroying to be made so dependent", she said. "From everything we see, it's hard to hope that Syria will go back to the way it was before".

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:29

With 620,700 avg volume, 9 days are for Dunkin Brands Group Incorporated (NASDAQ: DNKN)'s short sellers to cover DNKN's short positions. Enphase Energy, Inc. Shares of Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ: DNKN ) traded down $0.53 on Friday, reaching $64.56. (NASDAQ: DNKN ). Geode Management Limited Company holds 0.02% or 769,209 shares in its portfolio.

by | January 29, 2018 | 18:40

The Taliban claimed the ambulance attack, as well as an attack a week earlier in which militants stormed a hilltop hotel in Kabul, the Intercontinental , killing 22 people, including 14 foreigners, and setting off a 13-hour battle with security forces.

by | January 29, 2018 | 18:39

A total of 169 people have arrived to Sochi from the Syrian capital. A number of participants in the conference arrived on Sunday night, while others are due later in the day. The Syrian National Dialogue Congress is bringing together opposition and pro-governmental forces, as well as representatives of all Syrian ethnic and religious groups in order to push forward the process of political settlement, with a specific focus on constitution and elections.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:40

About 646,332 shares traded. Equities research analysts expect that Kratos Defense & Security Solutions will post $0.10 EPS for the current year. It has outperformed by 126.09% the S&P500. Canaccord Genuity initiated Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. The stock has "Buy" rating by SunTrust on Thursday, January 19. (NASDAQ:KTOS) on Wednesday, January 3 with "Buy" rating .

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:16

But he acknowledged that phrases such as "Polish camps" were misrepresentative. However, it marks a dramatic step by the country's current nationalist government to target anyone who tries to undermine its official stance that Poles only were heroes during the war, not Nazi collaborators who committed heinous crimes.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:37

As for polar ice levels, data shows that they are indeed - as Mr Trump stated - at "a record level", although not the level he had in mind. They're at a record level'. This is the second time Trump has demanded renegotiation since he announced the U.S. exit a year ago. During record snowfalls in December 2017, the president questioned global warming on Twitter.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:21

It'll be sunny but cold on Wednesday , then milder on Thursday with increasing clouds. TONIGHT: Cloudy with a few light snow showers, especially into the morning hours. Weather forecasters revealed the United Kingdom is about to be hit with temperatures as low as -6C in England and even -9C in Scotland. Even though most of Northeast Kansas will once again wake up to plenty of sunshine, that sunshine won't dominate all day.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:32

Against reports of increasing inequalities within the population, farmers' distress, mob torture and killings of the vulnerable with trumped-up excuses, the president's words of assurance that the republic can not rest till the basic needs of the "less well-off brothers and sisters" are taken care of may suggest that the policies of the government have behind them some thoughts for the poor.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:36

The survey pointed out that India can be rated as among the best performing economies in the world as the average growth during last three years is around 4 percentage points higher than global growth and almost 3 percentage points higher than that of emerging markets and developing economies.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:56

The Health Ministry said 95 were killed and 158 wounded. The Taliban has claimed responsibility . "India stands shoulder-to-shoulder with the people and government of Afghanistan in the fight against the forces of terror and evil", he said.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:16

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and various UAE leaders also offered their honest condolences to the UAE president.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:09

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in Warsaw on Saturday that the United States sees Nord Stream 2 as a threat to Europe's energy security. Poland, Ukraine and the Baltic States fear the line would increase Europe's dependence on Russian gas and provide the Kremlin with billions of dollars of additional revenue to finance a further military build-up on European Union's borders, Reuters reported.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:00

Putin and Netanyahu are expected to take part in the event to mark the International Holocaust Remembrance Day as well as the Day of complete liberation of Leningrad from the Nazi blockade at Moscow's Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center. The ambassador said his country is releasing this classified information because "it is vital for the world to understand that if we turn a blind eye in Syria, the Iranian threat will only grow".

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:03

The Aggies are a bottom-half tempo team, ranking 197 in the KenPom adjusted tempo rankings, and with Kansas ranking 100 in those same rankings, the Jayhawks want to get out and run a bit more. "Oh, we sweated", Mykhailiuk said, smiling. "Their guards can control the game and did a good job of controlling the game at the end". Mykhailiuk's team and game-high 24 points marked the fifth time in his last nine game the senior has surpassed the 20-point plateau.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:22

The overall decline can be blamed partly on China having one of its worst year-on-year performances in Q4 2017, seeing shipments slump 14 per cent to under 113m units, according to market analyst Canalys . Both companies did manage to show growth for all of 2017. "Localisation in channel strategy, marketing and products has been evident in Xiaomi's Indian operations", Dutt said.

by | January 29, 2018 | 14:58

Raila Odinga will be sworn in as Kenya's President at Uhuru Park on Tuesday, National Super Alliance (NASA) Chief executive Officer Norman Magaya has said. NASA supporters demonstrate in the UK. "Making Kenya a fully democratic country will address social ills such us run away corruption and spur economic development", the paper quoted Mr Osore.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:28

Tonight: As showers from the first weather system move off, the next disturbance approaches after a short period of calm late evening. Thu: Hi: 36 Lo: 15 Mostly cloudy. The next shot at some light snow looks to come during Thursday afternoon and night, although some warmer air could produce a mixed scenario. Temperatures tumble tonight to around 30 degrees.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:34

In the Budget session, as many as 28 bills will be tabled in the Lok Sabha, while 39 bills are listed for the Rajya Sabha, including the bill seeking to ban the practice of triple talaq . The Opposition has also asked the government to address these issues during the session. A host of issues were brought up by the leaders of parties during the meeting.

by | January 29, 2018 | 14:29

Stryker ( NYSE SYK ) traded up $3.36 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $168.91. About 1.28 million shares traded or 8.32% up from the average. Moreover, Oppenheimer And has 0.12% invested in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK). Cobblestone Cap Advisors Limited Liability Corporation New York owns 6,797 shares or 0.12% of their USA portfolio.

by | January 29, 2018 | 14:36

The Disaster Management team is appealing to well-wishers to support the fire victims with food and nonfood items including tents, blankets, mattresses, clothes, utensils, mosquito nets, beddings among others. has established that apart from homes, several shops and entertainment joints were also consumed. Nearly the entire informal has been destroyed by the inferno.

by | January 29, 2018 | 14:12

For the last 14 years, there were no cases of polio reported in the state, it said. A senior medical officer in the Directorate of Health and Family Services said polio vaccine was administered to all children, even if they had already received oral polio vaccination or inactivated polio vaccination.

by | January 29, 2018 | 13:51

President Kovind said, "Our nation is the youngest nation". He said the school system has to encourage children to think and to tinker, not just to memorise and reproduce. In 2022, we will celebrate the 75th anniversary of our Independence. He said, these are special occasions and people must strive to build the edifice of a better India, a country where each and every citizen will be able to realise his or her full potential.

by | January 29, 2018 | 13:01

As per reports on News Minute, the actress did appear before the Economic Offenses Wing to clarify a statement in the same tax evasion case. Allegedly, the actress had purchased a luxury vehicle in Puducherry with forged documents. As of now, Amala Paul appeared before the investigative team and her arrest isn't recorded, yet. She maintains that she had provided the address of this building while registering her vehicle.

by | January 29, 2018 | 13:47

Bush naturally decked the Oval in an illustration of a cowboy. The first couple had asked for Van Gogh's " landscape with snow ", featuring a man and his dog. It had been installed in a way that allowed it to be used by visitors. "It is, of course, extremely valuable and somewhat fragile, but we would provide all the instructions for its installation and care", Spector wrote.

by | January 29, 2018 | 12:35

Locals also damaged a fire tender when the fire brigade personnel reached the spot to douse the fire in the police vehicle. Locals said there were many passengers in the bus and there are virtually no chances of anybody being alive. Expressing her grief over the accident, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh for those killed in the accident and Rs 1 lakh for those with serious injuries and Rs 50,000 for passengers with minor injuries.

by | January 29, 2018 | 12:12

German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned of rising anti-Semitism in her country on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, calling the need to protect Jewish buildings "a disgrace". Trump called the Holocaust a "dark stain on human history" and vowed to never let it happen again. We will condemn hatred. "They've shown a tremendous commitment to this, it's credible they've taken the lead and we support it along with any other clubs who will take part in it".

by | January 29, 2018 | 12:14

For the first time in Kerala, a woman was allowed to give the crucial congregational Friday prayer through 34 year old Imam , Jamitha Teacher, including praying and preaching. She was forced to leave the city in 2016 and take shelter at a relative's place. The Quran Sunnat Society is associated with Chekkannur Maulavi, a progressive Islamic cleric from Edapal in the Muslim dominated district, who went missing after being abducted in 1993.

by | January 29, 2018 | 12:44

Tourists also suffered with the capital's famous Bateaux Mouches rivercraft out of service, and only emergency services authorized to navigate the waterway. "Two floodings of the Seine river in less than two years - we have to change, we have to change the way we build this city", Brossel said. But several areas on the city's outskirts are under water, such as the southern suburb of Villeneuve-Saint- Georges, where some residents were getting around by boat and dozens have been evacuated ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 12:41

The Macau unit, which generates about 70 per cent of Wynn Resorts' revenue, opened sharply lower on Monday and fell by as much as 6.5 per cent to HK$28.05 during morning trade. In some cases, female employees in the salon would hide in back rooms if they knew Wynn was on his way to the casino. Vogel did not specify whether it was Wynn or his company that made the contribution.

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:37

Devumi claims to be based in Manhattan, but is actually run out of West Palm Beach, Florida by a 27-year-old man named German Calas, who is described in the report as having a persona that is "a mixture of fact and fantasy". The thinking is people are more likely to follow or retweet these accounts because they already seem more credible and important. "The next 15,000 followers from Devumi were more obviously suspect: no profile pictures, and jumbles of letters, numbers and word fragments ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:46

Sisi, who has been in power since 2014, appears set to run unopposed after all other presidential hopefuls were either jailed or announced they would not take part in the election on March 26-28. On Saturday, a member of Anan's campaign, Hisham Genena, was attacked and severely wounded outside his home in the suburbs of the Egyptian capital, Cairo.

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:18

Deon van Zyl, chairman of the Western Cape Property Development Forum said: "For now things are still good, but we expect that it might change for the worse as the industry is water dependent". "And none of the augmentation measures will be ready before this winter apart from what Cape Town is doing itself". "But Day Zero is avoidable if we each do the little we are asked to do to save water".

by | January 29, 2018 | 09:53

Then there was one more auditioner. The former first lady won a Grammy in 1997 for reading her book, " It Takes a Village ". "One reason why he liked to eat at McDonald's: Nobody knew he was coming and the food was safely premade", Clinton read, later asking Corden if she had the spoken word award "in the bag".

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:38

White House lawyers and press officials did not immediately reply to Reuters requests for comment. Reasons apparently included: Mueller had once disputed fees at a Trump golf club; he once worked at a law firm that represents Trump's son-in-law; and he had interviewed - with Trump - to replace Comey at the Federal Bureau of Investigation.