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by | March 19, 2018 | 17:16

And while White House staffers have various confidentiality obligations - maintaining the secrecy of classified information or attorney-client privilege, for instance - the notion of imposing a side agreement, supposedly enforceable even after the president leaves office, is not only oppressive but constitutionally repugnant.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:13

In a statement released Monday, the far-right party also praised Putin for bringing Russian Federation back to prominence on the world stage. Without being specific, the National Front then urged the European Union to "put an end to its absurd and counterproductive politics of blackmail, threats and sanctions" against Russian Federation, "a vital ally in the war against terror and our common enemy, the Islamic State".

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:55

The Partenopei had dropped points versus Roma and Inter in the previous two rounds, but a resolute Maurizio Sarri managed to galvanise his men to take the victory versus Genoa . "We let him rest against Shakhtar Donetsk, but had to give him a couple of saves to make today, otherwise he gets bored!" Mauri Icardi passed two century marks in style, scoring four goals in Inter Milan's 5-0 win at Sampdoria.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:07

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's has visited army positions in Eastern Ghouta, weeks after a Russian-backed government bombardment campaign started there, killing more than 1,250 people. Turkey views the Kurdish forces in the Afrin enclave along the border as terrorists linked to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which has waged an insurgency within Turkey's borders for more than three decades.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:03

I understand that parents and the general public will be very concerned and I want to assure you that we are working closely with all of the schools to ensure the safety of pupils and staff. Police said "a large number" of schools had been sent the bomb hoax cash demands, and several schools did take emergency measures, including Kantor King Solomon School (KKS) in Ilford.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:07

Dubbed the "crack cocaine" of gambling machines, people are now allowed to bet £100 every 20 seconds at the terminals, potentially allowing a player to spend £18,000 an hour. A series of other measures were put forward, including greater use of "tracked play", where betting patterns are monitored to identify problem gambling behaviour and tighter controls on online gambling.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:59

Justin Trudeau was born on December 25, 1971, to the late Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and his wife, Margaret. The ASI has chose to shut the Taj Mahal to the general public between 9:40 am and 11:40 am today during Trudeau's visit.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:48

A British woman fighting alongside Kurdish forces in Syria has been killed in an airstrike after persuading commanders to send her to a city under Turkish bombardment. The apparent victory for Turkey on Sunday was a stunning blow to the YPG, which has sought to consolidate control over Kurdish areas of Syria in the hopes of forging an autonomous state.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:28

He allegedly shot her from behind and the bullet entered her brain. The sheriff says the boy went and grabbed a.25 caliber when his sister wouldn't give him the controller. The circumstances are still being investigated. A 9-year-old boy from MS allegedly fatally shot his own sister over a video game controller dispute.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:04

With this being the final squad before he names his provisional one for the World Cup in just three months' time, we can start to imagine what his final 23 will look like. "He's getting closer to where we want him". England manager, Gareth Southgate , has said the team will be at the World. Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday that United Kingdom dignitaries, including members of the royal family, will not attend this summer's tournament as the fall-out to the nerve agent attack ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:06

The two met in Kabul today to contemplate peace process in war-torn country. US Vice President Mike Pence told Pakistan's Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi that his country "must do more" against the Taliban and other militants, the White House said on Saturday.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:25

Communist Party candidate Pavel Grudinin was in second with 15.6%, followed by nationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky with 6.9%. Putin extolled them for their support - "I am a member of your team" - and he promised them that "we are bound for success".

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:02

Tyson Carter led the way with 19 points, while Xavian Stapleton posted 15 points in only 18 minutes of action. A 3-pointer by Carter with 7:53 ended a drought of almost eight minutes for Mississippi State and another hoop by Carter at the 6:46 mark cut the lead to 64-62.

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:56

Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 1,669,492 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $31,086,000 after acquiring an additional 1,374,957 shares in the last quarter. Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. (NYSE:ABBV). Lau Associates Limited Company has invested 0.9% in AbbVie Inc.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:32

Opinion polls give Putin, the incumbent, support of around 70 per cent, or almost 10 times the backing of his nearest challenger. Putin has dominated Russian politics for 18 years and was already the country's longest-serving leader since Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin.

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:48

The party, in fact, expects the Congress to support a coalition of regional parties if a situation arises. It may be recalled that Mamata had also met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai in November a year ago. "The seed Didi has sown would never be uprooted". An interesting discussion is taking place in the TRS circles on the name to be given to the proposed front.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:02

Shami's contract with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is now on hold. Recently during an interview she claimed, she gave a call to famous cricketer Sourav Ganguly before posting the screenshots. "What is the point of it when an investigation is already underway?" Meanwhile, Jahan's lawyer has denied Shami's allegations - of being kept in the dark about her first marriage - calling them an "afterthought".

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:34

MC Alger totally destroyed Otoho of Congo 9-0 in their last home game in the CAF Champions League after going down to a 2-0 defeat in the first leg and no doubt have the quality to record another important win in this encounter. They will compete in the play-offs as they seek to secure a place in the group stages of the second-tier competition. The Fidelis Ilechukwu-tutored side had earlier won the first leg of the second round by 2-1.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:31

His lawyer was present when the verdict came. The court, however, acquitted Jagannath Mishra in the case. The decision to hand over the fodder scam case to CBI court was taken at the High Court's order. This is Lalu's fourth conviction in the six cases he faces. Hearing in this fourth fodder scam case was wrapped up on March 5 but the judgment was repeatedly delayed as Lalu filed several pleas.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:17

State Cabinet has given nod to the recommendation, now the proposal will be sent to the Centre for the final approval. To overcome the dissidence, the Congress has chose to accord minority status to Lingayats, including Veerashaivas, who follow the teachings of the patron saint of the Lingayat community Basavanna .

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:35

May "tried to accuse Russian Federation of every sin under the Sun", wrote popular pro-Kremlin tabloid Komsomolskaya Pravda. Russian Federation denies it was involved. Some British lawmakers have said RT should be barred from Britain after the poisoning. Writing in the Sun on Sunday two weeks after the March 4 incident, Mr Johnson said of Saturday's expulsions: "These futile measures will only punish ordinary Russians by depriving them of harmless opportunities to learn English and apply ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:45

The thousands of civilians streaming out of the enclave into regime-held areas on Saturday mostly came from this southern sector, it said. The Syrian Army now controls 70 percent of the total area of East Ghouta, an agricultural belt of 115 square kilometers bordering Damascus .

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:21

U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and U.S. Representative Trey Gowdy both took their fellow Republican to task in separate interviews Sunday. That would presumably mean that Trump's attorney should have nothing to fear from the Mueller investigation, Gowdy added on Sunday.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:00

This review is where all parties in Parliament make decisions about how future parliaments will operate and is the best place for all politicians to discuss any long term permanent changes to Question Time. Corin Dann of TVNZ1's Q+A talked to Green Party and Climate Change Minister James Shaw, about why his party had made a decision to give their primary question every session to the opposition.

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:22

Dana Walden, a senior at the Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences, addressed her classmates, asking why they were participating in the walkout. "Nothing about this is going to be easy", he said in a live-streamed video posted on Twitter . While Wednesday's walkout attracted just a handful of people who stopped by to observe their vigil, participants said they were grateful to the people who braved the cold and winds.

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:01

Yu said the flames rapidly spread from the second floor, reportedly a casino gaming area, emitting thick smoke that engulfed the hotel and which made it more hard for rescue teams to look for survivors. Senior Inspector Crossib Cante, chief of the Manila Bureau of Fire Protection Station 3, said they recovered the body of Jo Cris Sabido last. Arson investigators said the fire quickly spread, engulfing close to 600 houses built of light materials, in two neighboring "barangay" (villages) in ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:06

Majithia had filed a criminal defamation case on May 20, 2016 against Kejriwal and AAP leaders Sanjay Singh (now a Rajya Sabha MP) and Ashish Khetan for falsely linking him to the drug trade and tarnishing his image. "Kejriwal and [Manish] Sisodia have accepted that the allegations they had put on me and my son in a press conference a few [years] ago were baseless", Sibal told ANI .

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:03

Ireland kicked off having already secured their third Six Nations title in five years under coach Joe Schmidt . We just struggled to execute at certain times. "It's the biggest highlight of my career". We created a couple of opportunities and a few things we planned went our way. We're not back at square one but we've definitely taken a dip.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:57

Taiwan, Malaysia and Brunei also have claims. "Over the past 50 years, Asean has used its influence to defuse tension, build peace, encourage economic cooperation and (provide) support to maintain the rule of law, and we are fully committed to backing Asean as the strategic convenor of our region", Turnbull said during his opening remarks at the summit's leaders plenary this morning.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:15

This prompted outrage from the Greens leader, Richard Di Natale, who accused Dutton of racism. On Monday Abbott told 2GB Radio there is "a very serious situation developing in South Africa". The left-wing Guardian , too, hosted an opinion piece by Jason Wilson , who complained that helping South African farmers was a "far-right obsession", asserted that claims farming in South Africa is the most risky occupation in the world is "not supported by the evidence", and referred to the ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:44

The BJP's Andhra president is confident that the no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government will be defeated and the party will win the 2019 parliamentary elections. Panner Selvam said he became Dy CM only at the directions of BJP leadership, Now the same AIADMK is supporting the BJP and NDA, he added. The TDP has also stated the by-poll defeats of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh clearly state that people do not have confidence in the BJP.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:27

Thus, according to the CEC, Putin is scoring 92.25% of the vote in Crimea after counting 42.79% of ballots, and 90.23% in Sevastopol after counting 56.59% of ballots. Navalny has called for boycotting the vote. The Central Election Commission of Russian Federation has published preliminary results after 60% of ballots have been counted.

by | March 19, 2018 | 11:01

It was the largest comeback ever in the second round of the tournament and the fourth largest ever. Texas A&M, the hosts for this weekend's games are coming off an 89-76 victory over Drake on Friday afternoon. Carter was the only player to hit a 3-pointer for A&M, which went 21 of 29 from the line. Playing perhaps her best game of the season, Allen had 18 points after three quarters.

by | March 19, 2018 | 10:59

Well now, Clinton has posted a long explanation on Facebook . Joseph DurbinAmerica's waning commitment to the promise of the First Amendment Senate rejects Trump immigration plan What to watch for in the Senate immigration votes MORE (D-Ill.) said Sunday that former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWoman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Trump: CNN, MSNBC "got scammed" into covering Russian-organized rally ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 11:04

Another Twitter user, @bloodyduck, said: "I think I felt that in Preston". Laura Davies posted: "Felt very strong here in Cardiff #earthquake ". In the aftermath, South Wales Police urged people not to phone the emergency services unless they had any damage or injuries to report.