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by | February 11, 2018 | 14:12

Instead, Trump reminded reporters that Porter has denied the accusations. Vice President Mike Pence said he was "appalled" by the allegations of domestic abuse against top White House staffer Rob Porter , and added that " the White House has acknowledged that they could have handled it better".

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:01

Joining the project in June of previous year, Howard reshot a large portion of the film, which meant that filming only wrapped up in October. “I dont really want to explain it. George and his wife, Melody, came by to pay a little set visit. The " Star Wars " universe continues to expand and in a few months" time, that will continue with the release of the second standalone movie in the universe, " Solo' .

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:02

The president on Friday did not express sympathy for the women, nor did he take a stand against domestic violence. In a separate development Saturday, Trump accused Democrats of playing politics with classified information, asserting that their memo countering GOP allegations about the FBI's Russian Federation inquiry was a trap meant to " blame the White House for lack of transparency".

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:58

In a first-ever visit by an Indian Prime Minister to Palestine, PM Modi arrives in Ramallah to a rousing welcome. Modi will witness the signing and exchange of agreements between the two countries and will proceed to attend the banquet dinner hosted by the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi .

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:49

She completed her schooling Convent of Jesus and Mary Lahore and finished her bachelor degree from Kinnaird College Lahore . In 1980, she was called to the Lahore High Court and to the Pakistan Supreme Court in 1982. She was awarded with numerous prestigious awards nationally and internationally, which include Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders in 1995.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:22

President Trump will not immediately release a memo drafted by Democrats on the House intelligence committee meant to respond to a memo by that committee's Republican chairman released last week, with the White House instead suggesting revisions of sensitive sections before it is made available to the public.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:06

Moon has said he's only willing to meet with Kim if the dialogue is geared toward working out the nuclear brinkmanship on the peninsula. North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister Kim Yo Jong arrives at Incheon International Airport, South Korea, in this photo taken by Kyodo February 9, 2018 .

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:43

Turkey's president announced that a Turkish military helicopter was "downed" in northern Syria Saturday during Ankara's offensive on Syrian Kurdish militia there. "We will have losses, but they [perpetrators] will suffer the consequences", Mr Erdoğan said, according to YeniSafak. In another development on Saturday, two Turkish soldiers were killed after a military helicopter was downed during the Afrin operation.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:34

Talking to reporters in western Muğla province, Yıldırımm said: "Unfortunately, one of our two ATAK helicopters on a mission in Afrin region has crashed ". The militias have established self-administration and security agencies (asayish) and military forces (the Syria Democratic Forces), and maintained good relations with the regime.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:26

Demonstrating a non-committal stance, Moon said about the invitation that he wants to "create the environment for that to be able to happen". The invitation, delivered by Kim's visiting sister Kim Yo Jong, said Kim was willing to meet the South's leader "at the earliest date possible", said a spokesman for the presidential Blue House.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:28

Amid predictions in the media that the North Korean leader's sister will likely deliver an invitation from Kim Jong-un for an inter-Korean summit, it remains to be seen if the deputy director of the propaganda department of the Workers' Party is carrying such a letter to President Moon.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:02

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced that on February 10 a Turkish helicopter was shot down within the frames of the military operations in Syria's Afrin, Hurriyet reports. Turkey has always been one of the main allies of the anti-Assad rebels. The operation has been conducted jointly with Free Syrian Army opposition forces which are friendly to Turkey.

by | February 11, 2018 | 11:57

According to Russia's top diplomat, the U.S. has reneged on its assurances that the only objective of its presence in Syria "without an invitation from the legitimate government" is to defeat ISIS. The coalition said the attack occurred around eight kilometres "east of the Euphrates River de-confliction line in Khusham", a town southeast of the provincial capital Deir al-Zor city.

by | February 11, 2018 | 11:51

Another one to two inches of rain is expected during this time frame. Winds: S 5-10 miles per hour. Overnight temperatures will be as low as -3°C to 0°C. Temperatures only climbed to near 30 degrees by afternoon, with an occasionally brisk northwest wind adding an extra chill and keeping wind chills in the teens and twenties throughout the day.

by | February 11, 2018 | 11:08

Moon had said "let's create conditions to make it happen", the official said, an indication that Moon was likely to accept the invitation. Meanwhile, Pence, who was sent to PyongChang for the opening of the Winter Games, preceded his arrival there with a number of public appearances in Asia during which he criticized North Korea's diplomatic attempts as a ruse to "cloud the reality" of the regime.

by | February 11, 2018 | 11:05

The last summit was in 2007 when then South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun traveled to Pyongyang to meet with Kim Jong Il, the current leader's father. Seoul's Unification Ministry said Friday that the Mangyongbong-92 will return to the North on Saturday. Even Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who has shared the American skepticism of warming inter-Korean relations and pressed Moon against falling for the North's "smile diplomacy", greeted Kim Yong Nam .

by | February 11, 2018 | 10:24

It should be around for several hours before tapering off Sunday night and turning back to light snow. By Saturday afternoon, Environment Canada had also issued special weather statements and weather warnings calling for freezing rain across the province, with the exception of Charlotte County.

by | February 11, 2018 | 10:07

The Senate agreement on a two-year, almost $400 billion budget deal would provide Pentagon and domestic programs with huge spending increases. Funds for federal operations expire Thursday. The sticking point has been that Republicans want higher military spending and Democrats oppose that unless there is additional money for domestic accounts.

by | February 11, 2018 | 10:03

Twin Securities Inc who had been investing in Monsanto Co New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $52.30B market cap company. The stock increased 3.39% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $14.94. (NYSE:VMI) for 3,125 shares. Signature Fin Management holds 0.42% or 21,992 shares in its portfolio. Amundi Pioneer Asset Mngmt holds 0.06% of its portfolio in American Airlines Group Inc.

by | February 11, 2018 | 09:42

They joined other Trump administration critics in calling the release of the Republican document an effort to undermine the investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into possible links between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation, as well as possible obstruction of justice.

by | February 11, 2018 | 09:30

Moon tried to keep both Pyongyang and Washington happy Saturday when he received the invitation, delivered by Kim Yo Jong, the North Korean leader's younger sister and close aide, during a meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul .

by | February 11, 2018 | 09:17

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said Shah told party MPs that broader details of the transaction, including that it would cost over Rs 58,000 crore, have been shared but break-up of expenditure can not be made public. Modi also heaped praise on BJP chief Amit Shah for his maiden speech in the Rajya Sabha. "Never before in the parliamentary history was a prime minister's reply to the president's address disrupted by the Oppositon", Shah said, referring to Congress' protests in ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 08:58

Modi's visit to Palestine comes amid heightened tensions in the region after U.S. recognised as the capital of The unilateral United States decision to declare as the capital of was challenged at the where 128 nations, including India, voted to turn down the move as "null and void".

by | February 11, 2018 | 08:50

Yesterday, Pakistani troops had violated ceasefire in Manjakote sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. The shells fell deep inside Indian territory along the Line of Control triggering panic and fear among the residents. There have been continuous ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC and International Border (IB) this year. Pakistan is using U.S. anti-tank missiles and heavy mortars to target Indian army bunkers along the Line of Control (LoC), a report said today.

by | February 11, 2018 | 08:15

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., chair of the House intelligence committee. The memo might be released, McGahn suggested, if the committee edited the document to "mitigate the risks". After Schiff challenged Trump's claim , the president lashed out on Twitter, calling him "Little Adam Schiff" and accusing him, without presenting any evidence, of leaving "closed committee hearings to illegally leak confidential information".