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by | March 06, 2018 | 10:55

Corbyn told MPs: "The prime minister's speech on Friday promised to unite the nation, but it barely papered over the cracks in her own party". Mr Bettel said after the terrorist attacks in Paris in November 2015 Luxembourg had border controls and they had impacted the economy.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:46

A senior leader of the party revealed that Rahul before leaving the country said that the Congress needs to send a message that it put up a fight. The regional party clarified it will not be a part of the coalition led by National People's Party (NPP) President Conrad Sangma if the saffron party remains part of the alliance.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:44

Although Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya contribute to only five Lok Sabha seats, the victory of BJP is likely to rekindle the Narendra Modi wave - which critics claimed turned subdued post BJP's lacklustre performance in Gujarat assembly polls, followed by a string of bypoll losses in the politically influential Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:30

A gun from the USS Lexington wreck, found by Paul Allen. On news of the successful research effort, he said: "As the son of a survivor of the USS Lexington , I offer my congratulations to Paul Allen and the expedition crew of Research Vessel Petrel for locating the Lady Lex , sunk almost 76 years ago at the Battle of Coral Sea".

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:28

All attempts to unseat the Chief Justice via extra-constitutional means make a mockery of the impeachment proceedings in the House of Representatives and, subsequently, the impeachment trial in the Senate. We leave it to the Supreme Court to resolve these two separate petitions. The high tribunal should dismiss the petition outright on the basis that quo warranto is not a proper remedy.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:13

In the Greater Dublin Area Irish Water saw an increase of over 10% in demand from Friday to Sunday. Customers are being asked to conserve water where possible. In addition, almost 3,000 people are on storm-related boil water notices, mostly in Aughrim, Co Wicklow. Most are in Aughrim in Co Wicklow and the remainder are on small schemes across Waterford.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:05

The plan was branded as "absolutely unacceptable" by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada , the United States' biggest foreign source of steel and aluminum. The U.S. President can only impose tariffs for the goal of national security . Europe imposes a 10 per cent tariff on US-built cars. Australia is seeking an exemption from the tariffs, and is still unclear on whether one will be given, Ciobo said.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:46

Many flights to and from NY and Baltimore airports were canceled. Falling trees killed seven people in Connecticut, Maryland, New York , Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Virginia, according to local media and police. Declaring a state of emergency will allow the deployment of federal and interstate resources, if required, to provide necessary assistance in the Commonwealth's emergency response and what is anticipated to be a prolonged recovery effort.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:42

According to Enid News , the home had major brick separation from doors and windows and other structural damage. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) put the preliminary magnitude of Sunday's quake at 4.2. Thousands of earthquakes have been recorded in Oklahoma in recent years with many linked to the underground injection of wastewater from oil and gas production.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:42

Criticising the present political establishment for not dispensing its duties, Rajinikanth said, "The present government and politicians are asking why are actors leaving their makeup and entering politics. But they forget one thing. "I have tasted politics as early as in 1996", he said, adding he was aware of the "wrongdoings" happening in the regime. I know it as much as you do.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:34

The Lenin statue was brought down amid chants of "Bharat Mata Ki Jai", videos of the incident showed. The SP of South Tripura Ipper Monchak told the Indian Express that the statue remains where where it was. Commenting on the prevailing violence in the state, a police officer said that they have received four complaints of violence from various parts of the state since last night.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:12

President Trump downplayed congressional GOP concerns. I guess the part that concerns me the most is the potential for retaliatory tariffs and a so-called trade war in other areas that would affect some of our more vulnerable sectors of our economy like agriculture, for example.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:13

The location of NEOM, close to Israeli territory and also Egyptian city of Sharm al-Sheikh, known for its beaches popular among western tourists coupled with ongoing cultural transformation under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman indicates the future scenario.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:05

Despite a poor record in municipal governments in Rome and other cities, 5-Star swept the entire south of the country and large parts of the center. Sunday's vote was a stinging rebuke to all establishment parties, with the ruling center-left coalition led by Matteo Renzi's Democratic Party finishing in a distant third place.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:00

PEN Bangladesh , an organiuzation for writers, has condemned the attack on Prof Zafar Iqbal . The assailant carried out the attack on the 65-year old Iqbal, who is also a professor of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, when he was about to address a festival organised by his department in the university.

by | March 06, 2018 | 08:56

Abbasi is the first Pakistan prime minister to visit Nepal after an interval of three years. The last such visit was by the then Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif to attend the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit in Kathmandu in November 2014.

by | March 06, 2018 | 08:45

WalletHub measure this through factors like median earnings, unemployment rates, and the share of women-owned businesses. Women's health care and safety took into account quality of women's hospitals, female uninsured rate, depression and suicide rates among women, prevalence of rape victimization and baby-friendliness among others.

by | March 06, 2018 | 08:27

The arrest came several hours after police released a description of the vehicle Chang was believed to be using. Police have since identified the victim as Alicia Lewandowski. A young girl said she woke up to find a man in her bedroom. Police say he and the victim knew each other. The suspect was charged with first degree murder and will be held for bail on Tuesday March 6, 2018.

by | March 06, 2018 | 07:04

Rep. Adrian Smith warned Monday about potential retaliation against USA agricultural exports if President Donald Trump follows through on threats to impose new US tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. Canada must "treat our farmers much better" and that Mexico "must do much more on stopping drugs from pouring into the U.S.", Trump tweeted. Donald Trump may be president of the United States but his words do not necessarily carry the weight of the USA government at the biggest trade ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 06:58

Police said they had been found unconscious on a bench on Sunday. The substance has not been identified. Meanwhile, police said they were looking into a " major incident ". An official inquiry concluded that the killing was probably ordered by Mr Putin. He and the woman, who is also in intensive care, were known to each other, said police.

by | March 06, 2018 | 06:41

Michael Hewson said the news was particularly damaging for the German market, with Trump's intervention delivering another blow to auto makers. Trump's comments come as part of a wider focus on imported goods, including proposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminium.

by | March 06, 2018 | 06:34

More dividends from China's growth will be shared globally with a string of opening-up policies to be rolled out to mark the 40th anniversary of the country's reform and opening-up drive, which made China what it is today. dollars for the 2018 fiscal year, about four times China's budget, while the U.S. population is a quarter of China's. China's economy grew 6.9% in 2017, exceeding the government's target of 6.5%.

by | March 06, 2018 | 06:15

The storm left 1.6 million people without power on Friday afternoon and brought life to a complete standstill. An American Airlines spokesman says the company has canceled about 18 percent of its flights in the Northeast, with Boston's Logan Airport and Reagan Washington National Airport the hardest hit.

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:47

What many of us saw is that horror gets no recognition in life nor does it in death, which is a heartbreaking thing to imagine. At first glance a magical-realist fairy tale, " The Shape of Water " is perhaps the most overtly political of all the best picture nominees, in its clarion call for solidarity.

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:31

In Texas, voters can switch parties and vote in the primary of their choice for strategic reasons. Early signs of such a swell in a bulwark red state could be an even more ominous sign for Republicans nationally this fall if it's borne out by Tuesday's results.