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by | March 17, 2018 | 07:09

The apex court was hearing a petition in a defemation suit filed by Amit Shah's son Jay Shah against The Wire for publishing a story on his businesses. "There are limits", the chief justice observed. ". their writing sometimes amounts to sheer contempt of court", he added . "But the press should be more responsible", he said.

by | March 17, 2018 | 07:09

The four world powers in the statement said that the use of a military-grade nerve agent, of a type developed by Russian Federation, constitutes the first offensive use of a nerve agent in Europe since the Second World War. Russian Federation has denied any involvement. "All the responsibility for the deterioration of the Russia-U.K. relationship lies with the current political leadership of Britain".

by | March 17, 2018 | 07:01

North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho arrived in the Swedish capital on Thursday for talks with Swedish counterpart Margot Wallstrom . The ministry said the talks will also focus on those consular responsibilities. "We'll see what happens next", Ms Wallstrom said. According to a source close to the Stockholm-Pyongyang talks, the fate of three Americans detained in North Korea is expected to be on the agenda.

by | March 17, 2018 | 06:48

In a phone call with South Korean President Moon on Friday, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed a wish for talks with North Korea following Pyongyang's planned summits with South Korea and the United States , South Korea's presidential spokesman, Kim Eui-kyeom said.

by | March 17, 2018 | 06:46

The U.S., France and Germany have already lined up against Russian Federation on this attack, and top European Union diplomats may discuss next steps at a meeting Monday. They called on Russian Federation to provide a complete disclosure of the Novichok programme to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in The Hague.

by | March 17, 2018 | 04:22

Buffalo consistently put a ton of pressure on the Wildcats' guard play and fronted Ayton at the basket to keep this offense from ever finding its rhythm through their world-class big man. The last No. 4 seed to lose by 15 or more points in the round of 64 was Wake Forest in 2009 (to Cleveland State). The 11th-seeded Ramblers (29-5) matched the school record for wins from their 1963 national championship team in their first NCAA trip since losing to Patrick Ewing and Georgetown in the Sweet ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 04:15

Archbishop Anthony Apuron, who led the Archdiocese of Agana in the US Pacific territory of Guam, was judged guilty of certain accusations against him , although a statement announcing the verdict did not specify which ones. Accusations against Apuron started to surface in 2016 when former altar boys came forward to accuse him of abusing or raping them in the 1970s when he was parish priest.

by | March 17, 2018 | 04:04

Light winds of 10 to 15 miles per hour are also expected in the region, which may cause blowing snow in some areas. The main threat is freezing rain, however, a mixture of wet snow and freezing rain might begin in some areas first. Patrick's Day as temperatures begin to warm up. Mostly sunny skies will hold across the state on Saturday with highs in the 60's. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

by | March 17, 2018 | 04:01

The earliest the election result could be certified is March 26, according to a state official, but the final tally could be unknown for weeks. Saccone on Wednesday afternoon sent a fundraising email to supporters saying the "campaign is far from over".

by | March 17, 2018 | 04:05

Barstool also noted that WWE will likely run the Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the Hall of Fame, WWE NXT Takeover, RAW and SmackDown that weekend. " Wrestlemania is a weeklong series of events that will bring a windfall to the area", said New Jersey Lt.

by | March 17, 2018 | 04:01

Michigan State entered the season as one of the title favorites, but streaky shooting and turnover tendencies caused problems for the Spartans in the first half. The story of the second half was a red-hot Miles Bridges and a cold Bison offense. Holy crap, Nick Ward with a hellacious face plant. He finished that by banking in a deep 3 in transition.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:29

Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in a statement Johnson's claim was a "shocking and inexcusable breach of diplomatic propriety". The UK Government has said it is "highly likely" that Russian Federation was behind the attack but until now has not directly suggested Mr Putin was personally responsible for ordering the poisoning, which used the "military grade" nerve agent Novichok.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:20

Sweden has a long history of mediating between Washington and Pyongyang. "Sweden fully supports the Security Council resolutions". The reactor could be used to produce weapons-grade plutonium, but North Korea is believed to already have enough fissile material for multiple nuclear bombs, according to Joshua Pollack, a senior research associate at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:01

Votel's remarks came after President Donald Trump once again criticized the 2015 agreement as "terrible" and cited disagreement with Tillerson over the deal as a reason he made a decision to fire the top diplomat. The meeting comes ahead of a May 12 deadline for US President Donald Trump to extended waivers of economic sanctions on Iran. Iran "cannot remain in a deal in which there is no benefit for us", he said.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:13

To emerge from a hard-fought Republican primary, Heller would nearly certainly have had to take positions that would make his general-election prospects even dicier. According to the Indendent, Tarkanian said a member of the president's staff told him Tuesday that the president wanted him to drop his Senate bid and run instead for the House in Nevada's 3rd Congressional District.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:09

Footage of the scuffle showed at least five white men beating and kicking Mr Harris to the ground in an indoor auto park next to the police station during the "Unite the Right" rally on 12 August. As the two of them tussle over the pole, Harris swings a flashlight at Crews, appearing to strike him on the head or shoulder. "I don't see that Mr.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:08

The Ministry said: "We consider it categorically unacceptable and unworthy that the British Government, in its unseemly political aims, further seriously aggravated relations, announcing a whole set of hostile measures, including the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats from the country".

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:54

May also said Britain would clamp down on murky Russian money and strengthen the government's ability to impose sanctions on those who abuse human rights, though she gave few details. The talks came after reports of a lukewarm response from the French government but Paris later issued a statement saying there was "no other plausible explanation" for the poisoning .

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:42

One of the five people who died in a tragic helicopter crash has family who lives in Denver. Only the pilot, who managed to free himself while underwater, survived . A phone message left with the company was not immediately returned. All the passengers were between the ages of 26 and 34 years old, as per the NY Police Department.

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:06

Israeli media reported two people were killed and three injured in what they described as a suspected vehicle ramming near the Palestinian city of Jenin in the northern West Bank. The Israeli victims were all approximately 20 years old. Hazem Qassem, a Hamas spokesman in Gaza, said that it took place 100 days after U.S. President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on December 6, a move which angered Palestinians and reversed years of U.S.

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:01

The 24-year-old improved his run tally for the day to 88 off 112 balls after the tourists" top order again struggled, England eventually finishing the drawn match on a "total' of 319 for 14. Reports emerged on Tuesday that Farbrace had turned down an offer to become the new head coach of Bangladesh, and he confirmed he did not wish to leave the England set-up.

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:00

Gary Hammer of the Colonial Regional Police, who has jurisdiction over Yu's school, Lehigh Valley Academy, said that Yu appeared to be friends with one of Esterly's daughters. "After that date, due to circumstances we can not disclose pursuant to student privacy constraints, he was prohibited from entering school grounds, and the police were to be notified if he returned", the school said in a statement.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:48

The guards retaliated the fire and foiled their attempt. Official sources said that firing has stopped and searches may soon be carried out to find out any militant bodies under the debris. The police, however, has not ascertained to which militant outfit the duo belonged to. He was radicalised into the Islamic State ideology through social media and went to Kashmir to participate in terrorist activities of Islamic State.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:34

Upon inspecting Gutierrez's vehicle, the California Highway Patrol discovered that the mysterious object that struck the car's windshield and killed Lopez was a boulder. "This shouldn't have happened this way", Francisco Lopez said Thursday. Soon after passing by a Pasadena overpass, Gutierrez abruptly stopped her vehicle as a very heavy object hit the windshield, right in front of the passenger's seat.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:32

President Vladimir Putin's spokesman said to expect a Russian response "shortly" to Britain's expulsion of Russian diplomats and accused Britain of violating global law and "common sense". "For an intelligence officer, a traitor dies immediately - he absolutely ceases to exist in the memory". May told lawmakers on Wednesday that Russia's sarcasm, contempt and defiance in the face of allegations that it was behind the use of a military-grade nerve agent in the sleepy city of Salisbury added ...