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by | May 29, 2017 | 23:36

A solemn ceremony marked the annual International Day of Peacekeepers on Monday, during which the Dag Hammarskjold Medal was awarded posthumously to the peacekeepers who have given their lives for the cause of peace, during the preceding year.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:38

Net sales (including excise duty) for 2016-17 was flat at ₹81,054.1 crore, versus ₹81,071.7 crore. On standalone basis, the company's profit decreased to Rs 13,438 crore in January-March 2017, over Rs 14,188.6 crore in the same quarter of 2015-16.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:09

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a text message that the military is analyzing the flight path of the said object. On Tuesday the defence ministry said troops had opened fire when an unidentified flying object entered the country's airspace across the tense border with North Korea , with a military official saying it appeared to be a drone.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:31

Kushner was joined by Michael Flynn, the retired general who would resign as Trump's national security adviser after reports that he secretly spoke with Kislyak about sanctions. We're just not going to comment, ' said Gary Cohn, the president's chief economic adviser, during a press conference in Taormina on Saturday. Obama administration officials have previously told the AP that the frequency of Flynn's discussions with Kislyak raised enough red flags that aides discussed the possibility ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:32

Also, one of the interesting change that comes with the redesigned app , is its new icon, which seems pretty modernized when compared to the previous one. The Amazon Echo, on the other hand, is only available in three countries, the U.S., U.K. and Germany. Therefore, it has high probabilities of getting well received by users.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:14

The Bogoslof Volcano in the Aleutian Islands erupted at 2:16 p.m. Sunday, according to the Alaska Volcano Observatory. Ash from southwest Alaska volcanos can be a threat for airlines operating between North America and Asia when a cloud rises above 20,000 feet, according to The Associated Press.

by | May 29, 2017 | 19:37

These actions were roundly condemned by media outlets that have been leading the attack on the Trump White House , particularly the New York Times and the Washington Post . White House aides prepared for potential changes ahead, with the president dismayed by what he perceives to be his communication team's failures to push back against the allegations.

by | May 29, 2017 | 19:48

The last time LeBron James didn't make the NBA Finals was in June of 2010, when the Los Angeles Lakers took down the Boston Celtics to win the NBA Championship. "It's a little different, definitely". Cavs fans got another scare when Irving went down with an ankle injury in the third quarter, though he was able to just tighten his shoes and stay in the game.

by | May 29, 2017 | 20:04

When Noakes left Blue Peter , the BBC let the presenter keep Shep but he was forbidden from using the dog in adverts. After the death of his first dog Patch he was given a puppy christened Shep by viewers. After more than eight hours missing he was discovered by a police helicopter in a storm drain, and taken to hospital. Noakes joined Blue Peter in December 1965 after being spotted performing in a play in Leicester.

by | May 29, 2017 | 16:54

The unit refers to the average by today's standards, segment and size matched with the Apple iPhone 7 with a HD screen is only 4.7 inches diagonally with a matrix Super AMOLED. The Galaxy J7 (2017 ) and Galaxy J5 (2017) are both rumored to feature a 13MP front shooter, full metal body, as well as a fingerprint sensor. "Samsung may be the only company that can use sales figures as a marketing strategy", said an industry source, citing the company's more than 60 percent market share in the ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 16:09

However, PlayStation Turkey apparently leaked the titles roughly a week ahead of schedule. The games that are confirmed for PlayStation Plus users for the month of June 2017 include Killing Floor 2 and Life is odd. "The people of Europe know survival and self-preservation too well and lucky survivors have gone into hiding", read the game's official description. A group of civilians and mercenaries have banded together to combat the outbreak and established privately funded operation ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 16:32

Her management said in a statement: "Due to the tragic events in Manchester, the Dangerous Woman tour with Ariana Grande has been suspended until we can further assess the situation and pay our proper respects to those lost". A US law enforcement official later authenticated the photos and said they had been provided by British authorities to American investigators, CNBC reported .

by | May 29, 2017 | 16:50

Turnbull had said: "When Australia makes a commitment to a global agreement, we follow through and that is exactly what we are doing". "It was implicit in the speech ", McMaster said of Trump's address to the alliance, in which he recalled that Article 5 had been invoked only once, following the September 2001 terrorist attack in the United States.

by | May 29, 2017 | 16:09

Nyansapo Festival is billed as a black feminist event. A spokesperson for the Paris police department said it had not been informed of the event but it would "ensure strict compliance with the laws, values and principles of the republic".

by | May 29, 2017 | 15:32

While Trump was returning to the U.S., the political news website Axios reported that he had said he plans to pull the United States out of the deal. Paul Cook from Tearfund added: "This is a disappointing statement on climate change that does not go far enough in outlining how the G7 plans to meet the agreement to keep global warming well below 2°C made in Paris to tackle climate change".

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:02

The game uses Unreal Engine 4 as well and it will give us a glimpse of the future and what Square Enix will bring to the table using this new game engine for the release of Final Fantasy VII and Kingdom Hearts III . Final Fantasy VII's remake has been heavily anticipated since rumors of the game surfaced in 2014. The remake will be a multi-game release. Buzz surrounding Kingdom Hearts 3 , meanwhile, is not as active as that for the Final Fantasy VII Remake but is still a ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:13

For starters, the publishers have released new gameplay footage of Dragon Quest XI: In Search of the Departed Time. A beta phase will be launched on both versions between July 19 and August 10, 2017, still in Japan. Meanwhile, Square Enix also announced the Japanese release date of Dragon Quest X . "When the timing comes that we can say something... there are grown-up reasons".

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:04

Indian shares look set to open flat to slightly higher on Monday as the quarterly earnings season picks up pace, with almost 2,000 companies slated to unveil their Q4 results this week. It had closed at an all-time high of 9,595.10 after soaring to 9,604.90 (intra-day) on Friday. Brokers said emergence of selling by participants at record levels amid discouraging fourth quarterly earnings by some bluechip companies dampened sentiments.

by | May 29, 2017 | 14:13

Kushner spoke with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak about creating that line of communication to facilitate sensitive discussions aimed at exploring the incoming administration's options with Russian Federation as it was developing its Syria policy, according to a person familiar with the discussions who spoke with The Associated Press.

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:23

But it blamed "knock-on effects of Saturday's disruption" for forcing to reduce Heathrow's short-haul schedule. A total of 95 British Airways flights , or 10 percent of services, were canceled by midday yesterday while 210 flights, or 24 percent, were delayed, according to Flight Aware, a Houston-based airline tracking service.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:59

But more importantly, the device is only 12.9mm thin, which is thinner than the Surface Laptop . The most interesting device out of all the devices launched by Asus today, however, is the new ZenBook 3 Deluxe. Pricing for the pair of laptops begins at $1,200 for the Deluxe, and $1,300 for the Pro. The laptop runs on Windows 10 and features a fingerprint sensor for a seamless Windows Hello authentication.

by | May 29, 2017 | 12:26

I was able to pull up a good variety of personalized results from both, including emails, calendar appointments, and images in Google Photos . If you have an iOS or Android device and want to know more about the Photo Books, read on to learn all about this newest update.

by | May 29, 2017 | 13:10

ARM's new chip also comes with two times more memory performance and 10 times more scalability options. This boost is achieved while sustaining the same performance as the A73. ARM always announces their newest processors ahead of time because their customers, the chip makers, need to build the chips with those new processors.

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:51

During a visit to Europe that ended Saturday, Trump dismayed European allies by refusing to commit to remaining in the 2015 accord during talks with European Union officials in Brussels and at the Group of Seven gathering in Sicily . "He came here to learn, he came here to get smarter and he came here to hear people's views". The president was warmly received on his opening stops in Saudi Arabia and Israel, though he has come under more pressure in Europe, particularly over the Paris ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:50

It was a thrilling Indy 500 finish - and for Takuma Sato , it was five years in the making. "When he came up beside me with three laps to go to take the lead from me, I decided this was my moment, to win or lose the race". "It was a great experience, the last two weeks". "I know Helio is always come on charge". "It just makes me want to get back here next year even more", Dixon said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:27

Trump told leaders at the G7 group of nations in Italy on Saturday that he would make his decision over whether the United States continues to back the climate landmark agreement within the next week. This will put him in an opposing role against the climate change pledge. US President Donald Trump arrives for a working session with outreach countries and global organisations at the G7 Summit, in Taormina , Italy May 27, 2017 .

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:42

By analyzing app behavior, Google is able to identify suspicious software that may have slipped through the net or has been installed from outside of the Pay Store. Now that Android 7.0 "Nougat" also known originally as "N" has been out for nearly a year, it's time to look at a new operating system. On your Google Home or Android device, it's as simple as saying "Ok Google , send $10 to Jane for pizza".

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:16

The first science results from NASA's Juno mission have been released and Jupiter doesn't disappoint; along with a huge but lumpy magnetic field, this complex, turbulent world has Earth-sized polar cyclones and storm systems that reach deep into the heart of the largest planet in the solar system.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:56

After four of six events on the World Series circuit, Canada stands third overall with 64 points behind New Zealand (76) and Australia (66). Nathan-Wong and Blyde gave New Zealand a 12-0 lead by the three minute mark. "If we scored two tries I can think of, it would have been a different game". The Canadians reached the final by defeating reigning Olympic champion Australia 17-10 in the semifinals.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:37

She was here in Cannes ten years ago with The Mourning Forest. The third prize won Usberti a cash prize of 7,500 euro (approximately Rs 5.4 lakh)."I never received an worldwide award for any of my short films", said Cinefondation jury head and Romanian director Cristian Mungiu.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:39

To the contrary, Macron told the French press that it was a necessary show of strength, a symbol that France "won't make small concessions, even symbolic ones, while not overhyping things either", according to Politico. In front of a slew of cameras, the two locked hands for several seconds, with each man appearing to refuse to be the first to let go. Sounds like Trump got cucked.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:40

Titled Magikarp Jump , the premise for the game is straightforward (to say the least), with you having to train a Magikarp to jump higher than other pathetic, floundering Magikarp in jumping competitions. What you may not know is that these achievements are worth coins and diamonds. Throughout the game, you will be training your Magikarp to become stronger and better.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:35

There will be agreement on the need to do more to tackle violent extremism, and there will be serious discussion with Japan's prime minister about the threat from North Korea, our correspondent says. It would also be fiercely opposed at home by environmental activists and by American corporations that are investing heavily in cleaner technology.

by | May 29, 2017 | 03:34

The North's KCNA news agency did not report the exact nature of the weapon or the time of the test but said it was organized by the Academy of National Defence Science, a blacklisted agency that is believed to be developing missiles and nuclear weapons.

by | May 29, 2017 | 02:09

Brady and his lover accomplice Myra Hindley shocked Britain in the 1960s for the way they lured young children, tortured and killed them, and buried their bodies on a remote moorland on the outskirts of Manchester . Lesley Ann Downey, 10, could be heard telling Brady and Hindley: "Let me go, please", "Don't undress me, will you?" and "I want to see mummy". The families of other victims of Brady have said his death has brought them closure.