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by | March 16, 2018 | 00:38

British Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson called relations between the two countries "exceptionally chilly" and said Russian Federation should "go away and shut up". Moscow has said it is willing to cooperate but has accused Britain of failing to follow its own obligations for the investigation under OPCW rules, complaining that its request for samples of the nerve agent have been rejected.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:18

Saudi Arabia has warned that it will develop its own nuclear weapon if regional rival Iran acquires one. The Saudi crown prince is due in Washington on Monday, and is pressing the United States to give it the reserved right to enrich uranium in return for Saudi Arabia choosing American nuclear technology.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:24

The Tamil Nadu government today presented a revenue deficit budget of Rs 17,490.58 crore for 2018-19 even as it allocated crores of rupees for welfare initiatives, including free laptop for school students. He said the economy would pick up in the next fiscal and the signals are there in the growth of the gross state domestic product (GSDP). The industry also noted that the minimum wages prescribed for apparel sector in Orissa and Telangana states are only Rs 200 per worker whereas in Tamil ...

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:15

The Chief Justice said he had "never gagged the press", but "they can not write anything about anyone from their imagination". The Wire journalists, against whom Jay Shah, son of BJP president Amit Shah , had filed a Rs 100 crore defamation suit at a Metropolitan Court in Ahmedabad, have moved the Supreme Court against the suit.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:33

As a member of the California Student Opportunity and Access Program Project Grant Advisory Committee, Mateo will advise the Student Aid Commission on efforts to increase post-secondary education opportunities for students from low-income families, those who would be the first in their family to attend college, or those from underserved communities with low college enrollment, according to de Leon's office.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:30

Five nations were doing so - the U.S., Britain, Estonia, Greece and Poland - but new estimates show Poland has dipped under. Most EU countries still miss NATO's defense spending guideline, even with an overall boost in expenditures, according to the alliance's annual report for 2017, released Thursday.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:51

Sanders noted that Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee closed its Moscow probe on Monday - finding " no collusion " - and reiterated that the White House was cooperating with Mueller . The Trump Organization didn't return a request for comment. The action is the clearest sign yet of a growing special counsel investigation that could be creeping into Trump's business empire, which is presently run by his two adult sons, Eric TrumpEric Frederick TrumpTrump Jr.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:21

Under the WTO rules, India and the United States are now required to try resolving the matter through bilateral consultation, failing which the U.S. In India's case, the country is approaching the cut-off thresholds set by the WTO for various sectors. India and the United States appear to be on the verge of a trade war over subsidies as Indian commerce secretary refuted the USA charge in WTO that India is subsidising its exports.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:46

A former company director has admitted murdering his ex-partner's daughter in an Aldi supermarket in a "cold-blooded public execution perpetrated for the goal of revenge". In an emotional statement read to the court, Mrs Willsher's husband Malcolm said his life and that of his daughter Megan had been ripped apart. "On the 21st of December 2017 life as we knew it changed when Jodie was murdered".

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:43

She was reportedly punched several times before she was further verbally assaulted after getting on to the number 27 bus. They said she then got on a bus but was "followed on to the bus by the same group of women who were threatening and abusive towards her before they got off".

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:47

Cabrera se ocupó de aclarar que no se les pidió a los industriales " que inviertan ". La reunión se da luego de las críticas realizadas por el Ministro De Producción a los empresarios Argentinos. De todos modos, los industriales plantearon la necesidad de tratar los "inconvenientes puntuales". Tras salir del encuentro, Cabrera y Acevedo hablaron con la prensa.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:55

No doubt you were affected by it when the Beast from the East swept across the United Kingdom a couple of weeks ago, covering the country in hail, snow and ice and disrupting your plans and routines. However, the disruption is not predicted to be on the same scale as that experienced when the "Beast from the East" and Storm Emma battered the United Kingdom last month.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:35

Sue, 68, was visiting Simon and wife Michelle at their home in Perth, Western Australia and didn't expect to catch more than a tiddler when she joined him on a charter boat. "I just couldn't believe the size of it... It was the size of a settee", said Sue, who is staying with aluminium mine worker Simon until the end of the month.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:19

During the assembly election campaign in Punjab, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kerjirwal had accused the Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia in the then Akali Dal government of being involved in a drug racket being run in the state having value in crores.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:05

Spotify launched its music streaming service in South Africa, marking its entry into the continent, where smartphones are gaining momentum and telecom infrastructure is improving. Still, Apple Music has been around for less than half as long as Spotify, and is now growing at a faster clip than Spotify - which is averaging a 2 percent monthly increase.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:42

The sheriff's office said in a statement, "The video speaks for itself". Peterson's lawyer, Joseph DiRuzzo, wrote a letter in February saying that Israel's comments were untrue and that he had omitted facts. "BSO trains its officers that in the event of outdoor gunfire one is to seek cover and assess the situation in order to communicate what one observes to other law enforcement".

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:40

The company saw 2,354,095 shares trade hands over the course of the day. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -1.85 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at -2.52%. Two companies could generate the same EPS number, but one could do so with less equity (investment) - that company would be more efficient at using its capital to generate income and, all other things being equal would be a "better" company.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:53

It's ZHA irst major project in the Indian sub-continent. London-based ZHA was selected at the end of an intensive 12-week fast track design competition amongst the best worldwide architecture firms that were shortlisted by GVK . ZHA is a world renowned firm established in 1979 and is known for its dynamic, innovative and iconic architecture with a portfolio of over nine hundred and fifty projects spread across forty four nations.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:35

The Florida Legislature earlier this month passed a bill that would keep the Sunshine State on Daylight Saving Time year around. "I am confident that the Sunshine State will lead the growing movement across the nation in adopting DST year-round".

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:06

Asharq Al-Awsat reports in its article Saudi Arabia Approves National Policy for Atomic Energy Program that the policy insists on limiting nuclear activities to peaceful purposes and calls for enhanced safety measures as well as the use of best practices for radioactive waste management, the Saudi Press Agency reported .

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:25

It has outperformed by 2.93% the S&P500. The original version of this report can be viewed at Therefore 57% are positive. Several research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Analysts believe that we could see stock price minimum in the $11.5 range (lowest target price), allowing for another -50.66% drop from its current position.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:10

The death total for this flu season has now reached 305, the highest number tallied in the past decade. It's flu season once again and it has been as bad as any season since the early 2000s. Do you know the difference between a cold and the flu? The main difference of course between the flu and the common cold are the severity and duration of symptoms.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:56

The U.S. only committed to paying 60 million dollars this year, down from around 360 million dollars in 2017. The United Nations received pledges Thursday of almost $100 million in new funding for the U.N. Earlier on Thursday, Guterres said in a Twitter post that supporting UNRWA is an "investment in peace". The Canadian government is pledging to contribute up to $10 million in emergency humanitarian aid for Palestinian refugees.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:43

Franco was a member of the Party for Socialism and Liberation (PSOL), and recently accused a slew of police officials of being excessively violent when searching homes in slums that were controlled by gangs. On 16 February, Brazil's federal government put the military in charge of Rio's local police amid a spike in violence. So far there are no indications of improvement in security in the city.

by | March 15, 2018 | 22:52

Anyone would think the whole thing was a cynical ruse to promote his new record. Staples launched the fundraising exercise last week declaring that if people pledged $2 million he'd "shut the fuck up forever". You will never hear from me again: no songs, no interviews, no nothing. "Get off of my dick, or fund my lifestyle, the choice is yours", he concluded.

by | March 15, 2018 | 22:59

Reports suggest some bars of gold were scattered up to 15 miles away from the airport. According to local reports, the plane's hatch door snapped during lift-off. The gold belonged to Chukotka Mining and Geological Company, a subsidary of Kinross Gold. No one was injured in the incident. The crew decided not to keep the flight and landed at the airport of Magan settlement, 12 kilometers from Yakutsk.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:43

The guards retaliated the fire and foiled their attempt. Reports said that youth took to the streets and pelted forces with stones to disrupt the anti-militant operation. The latest encounter comes three days after three militants were killed in south Kashmir's Anantnag district. The police said the militants reportedly belonged to the Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind led by Zakir Musa, associated with Al-Qaeda.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:56

As the three sit in awkward silence, Shaggy breaks it by saying "it wasn't me". "Have a seat, got some questions 'bout Russia/ Evidence you should confront/ I'll subpoena you to testify/ In front of a grand jury/ Just know five of your associates have/ Already pled guilty", Corden sings.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:21

It has underperformed by 4.32% the S&P500. Finally, National Investment Services Inc. Hendershot Investments Inc sold 5,405 shares as the company's stock rose 4.75% with the market. Credit Suisse Ag, a Switzerland-based fund reported 30,673 shares. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Connecticut Water Service from a "strong sell" rating to a " sell" rating in a research note on Monday, February 5th.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:19

Lovell admits he may spend a bit too much time in front of a computer screen. "I barely had time to hang out with my girlfriend, let alone another girl", he told the paper. He eventually wrapped Javier in a bear hug. "I felt bad because she needed the affection". He played too many videos games, Javier would later explain to the police, and now he was cheating on her, she claimed.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:03

The poor drainage systems in the city are to blame for these floods. "There is poor drainage at large and after the rains we have problems". On Monday, the Kenya Meteorological Department announced that this week will be characterised by heavy rainfall of more than 40mm.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:56

A witness saw the woman being flung into a construction site, next to a dumpster, which police said was fortunate as her body may not have been found quickly. The 19-year-old driver has been arrested, but there is no word yet on charges. Police have not said exactly what charges the driver will be facing but that information is expected to be released later this morning.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:23

A career veteran at the CIA, she oversaw a secret agency prison where terror suspects were waterboarded, a technique that simulates drowning. More than a decade after waterboarding was last used, the Central Intelligence Agency is still haunted by the legacy of a tactic that the USA government regarded as torture before the Bush administration authorised its use against terrorist suspects.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:42

WSVN-TV reports one person has died in the collapse. A section of the bridge was closed earlier this month to allow workers to position a 174-foot portion of the bridge, according to PantherNOW , a university newspaper. It's goal was to connect the city of Sweetwater with the northern entrance of Florida International University ( FIU ). Both faculty and students have called for a pedestrian bridge at the busy street crossing, where they have to cross seven lanes of traffic to commute to ...

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:24

She's now on tour in support of the record. Immediately following the incident Lovato checked into rehab for three months. Like she pointed out, Demi's accomplishment shows others that staying sober is possible, even if it doesn't always feel that way.