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by | February 21, 2018 | 03:17

Orengo told the officials present they were in contempt of court orders over their refusal to allow them to leave. However after checking at the airport shortly after 9pm, an immigration official is said to have grabbed Wanjigi's passport and walked away while talking to his phone saying that the businessman's passport was suspended.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:16

His burial was attended by thousands of Zimbabweans, foreign diplomats and representatives of opposition political parties from African countries including the Democratic Alliance of South Africa and the Orange Democratic of Kenya, among others.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:06

He is awaiting the results of analysis of his B sample, expected later on Monday, before a violation can be confirmed, Russian Olympic delegation spokesman Konstantin Vybornov said. A confirmed doping case could be an obstacle to Russia's efforts to have the Russian team formally reinstated in time for the closing ceremony. "Doping testing and sanctioning at the Pyeongchang 2018 is independent from the IOC".

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:05

South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority should pay the costs of his application, said Gupta, who isn't in South Africa and had the documents stamped in Dubai on February 8. The project was meant to benefit the local community, but prosecutors described it as a "scheme created to defraud and to steal". A top judge will investigate whether the Guptas sought to influence the appointment of cabinet ministers and were unlawfully awarded state tenders.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:01

The Aseman Airlines flight from Tehran crashed on Sunday 50 minutes into its journey to the southwestern city of Yasuj. After two days of heavy snow and fog, the weather finally cleared on Tuesday morning, giving helicopter teams better visibility.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:04

In all, Kuligowski coached 24 all-conference players and four first-round picks. Under his helm, the Hurricanes' defensive line became respectable after years of getting beat up in the trenches during the previous regimes. Kuligowski began his coaching career in 1992 as Toledo's recruiting coordinator. He is fifth all-time in sacks in Miami Hurricanes history with 23.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:02

Police said they received a call about 6:15 p.m. Saturday reporting that to report Lucas Hernandez was lost in southeast Wichita. Police were notified of his disappearance early Saturday evening. Some of Lucas' relatives said they have previously expressed concerns about the boy's welfare to the Kansas Department for Children and Families. "We share the public's concern regarding Lucas Hernandez".

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:50

On February 16, the Congress chose to go it alone in the parliamentary bye-elections in Uttar Pradesh and declared its candidates. While Upendra Dutt Shukla will contest for the party from Gorakhpur, Kushalendra Singh Patel will be its candidate from Phulpur.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:37

Women opening up their own businesses without the permission of a male guardian may not be big news in the Western part of the world - but when it comes to ultra-conservative Saudi Arabia , the move is indeed groundbreaking. This ensures more female employment in the days to come. This is a very historic decision coming from the land where women have been constantly under male supervision and directed by permissions.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:24

Chief Minister Mukul Sangma tweeted, "Deeply saddened to hear about the unexpected loss of Jonathone N Sangma". At his rallies in Songsak in East Garo Hills and Tura in the West Garo Hill region, the minister said it was "painful" that the state's people had to go to Bangladesh for treatment.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:23

In a series of tweets over the weekend sent from his Mar-a-Lago, Florida , estate, Mr Trump said congressional investigations and political "hatred" showed Russian Federation had succeeded in sowing "discord, disruption and chaos" within the US.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:13

Reporter: Members of trump's own party say the tweet went too far. "17 of my classmates are gone". On Valentine's Day, Cruz is said to have walked in to his former school, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, and opened fire, killing 17 people .

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:14

Wang has been credited with opening a classroom door to allow students escaping gunfire to seek shelter inside. Wang, who was born in NY, was one of 17 people killed last Wednesday. "The NRA donated $10,000 to help train the Parkland shooting suspect to use a rifle", Think Progress reports . Carmen, 16, "was dedicated and accomplished" and "was going to change the world", her parents said in a statement that was posted on her brother's Facebook page.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:12

RCMP in Edmonton have charged a local man, weeks after their investigation started over alleged online threats made against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Canadian government. Probed further, Trudeau said in French that Canada will continue to speak clearly and strongly about Canadian values and about Canada's position on a united India.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:01

Students from the Florida school have lashed out at political leaders, including President Donald Trump , for inaction on the issue. President Trump will also meet with the Broward County Sheriffs office later tonight to thank them for their valiant efforts in wake of the incident.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:57

But asked why the Trump administration has refused to impose the sanctions against Russian Federation that Congress had passed, the press secretary answered indirectly: "Well, there's a process that has to take place, and we're going through that process".

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:59

Jevon Carter is averaging 16.9 points, 5 rebounds, 6.8 assists and 3.1 steals per contest. On the same day, West Virginia came up just short against the University of Oklahoma at home, where the Sooners won in overtime on the Mountaineers home floor 79-70.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:49

Malcolm Turnbull on Monday said he could not say if the deputy prime minister would survive as Nationals leader after his affair with his former staffer and now pregnant partner, Vikki Campion . Finance Minister Mathias Cormann, who will become Acting Prime Minister on Wednesday when Malcolm Turnbull heads to the U.S., reiterated Mr Joyce's future is up to his colleagues.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:37

In Florida , as funerals continue for the 17 people killed in at the Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County, Florida, on Wednesday, survivors of the school shooting have launched an unprecedented youth-led movement to demand gun control.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:34

The two men kicked the girl out of the vehicle and drove off in the Mize famly's red Nissan before abandoning it nearby. One of the teenagers, a 16-year-old African-American male, was taken into custody in the 3500 block of Rayford Road, KPRC reported.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:26

His rapid 68 in the first innings of the second Test was instrumental to Sri Lanka establishing a strong lead in that game, and now, he has put together two outstanding half-centuries in T20s - a format he had often struggled in. Tamim missed the first Twenty20 worldwide with a muscle pain. Bangladesh , aiming to level the series, also handed debuts to pace bowler Abu Jayed and left-arm spinner Mahedi Hasan.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:25

The number of child sex offences recorded in the United Kingdom has risen by 15% according to new figures the charity NSPCC have obtained from the police . "That improved confidence is welcomed but our greatest concern is that, against this backdrop of increasing offending and reporting, our recent research of data and integrated children's plans across the country found very little provision to help victims recover following sexual abuse".

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:20

Last month, officials unveiled a proposed rule that would make it easier for small businesses - and some self-employed folks - to band together and buy health insurance. CMS Administrator Seema Verma repeated the Trump administration's view that the current system of healthcare is "failing". "It simply reverts back to where the short-term plan rules were prior to Obama limiting those plans", said Christopher Condeluci, a benefits attorney who also served as tax counsel to the U.S.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:13

He won by a narrow margin over China's Jia Zongyang, the last athlete to compete in the final phase and who posted a score of 128.05 points. Olympic Athlete from Russia's (OAR) Ilia Burov secured the bronze medal with 122.17 points. "It's really unbelievable", Abramenko said. Rochon saw his opportunity and went for it, attempting a back lay-triple full-full - the most hard jump of anyone among the final six, consisting of three flips in the air, with four twists in the middle.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:06

The request was circulated to WTO members on February 20 and the United States must settle the issue within 60 days under WTO rules, after which time South Korea can ask the WTO to adjudicate with a panel. The WTO dispute settlement system now faces difficulties in that the United States has been blocking the appointment of new appeals judges, which undermines the workings of the rules on disputes in global commerce.