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by | March 20, 2018 | 14:02

The administration is also considering clamping down on Chinese investments in the United States and imposing tariffs on a broad range of its imports to punish Beijing for alleged theft of intellectual property, according to people familiar with the matter.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:49

Results from more than half of precincts showed Putin winning over 75% of the vote, with Communist candidate Pavel Grudinin and ultra-nationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky trailing far behind with about 13 and 6%, respectively. Just weeks ago, he announced that Russian Federation has developed advanced nuclear weapons capable of evading missile defenses. Ukraine, insulted by the decision to hold the election on the anniversary of Crimea's annexation, refused to let ordinary Russians vote.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:44

Capt Vladyslav Voloshyn was blamed by Russian Federation over the shooting down of the flight, and called the allegation a lie. Captain Vladyslav Voloshyn, a 29-year-old SU-25 fighter pilot, denied the allegation before Dutch investigators concluded a Russian missile had destroyed the Boeing 777 plane in July 2014, killing 298 people.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:35

But much of the energy in the party is on the left, where an active base is calling for everything from single-payer health care and a $15-an-hour minimum wage to bans on certain weapons and ammunition. Now? Yet liberals hammer Van Drew for opposing abortion and voting with the National Rifle Association. And were any remotely viable Republicans running for the U.S.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:24

About 225,379 shares traded. Digital Realty Trust, Inc is a real estate investment trust (REIT). It has outperformed by 1.70% the S&P500. Resolution Capital Ltd bought 628,944 shares as the company's stock declined 1.47% while stock markets rallied.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:01

Republicans are exploiting the Democratic Party's abject lack of discipline and gaming California's top-two primary system to potentially block Democratic challengers from reaching the November ballot. Its progress has been slowed by partisan flashpoints between Republicans and Democrats, including immigration policy . The entire House membership stands for election every two years.

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:51

There is no word where the package was headed or what was inside of it. Investigators said they have no clear idea what motivated the series of attacks, which began 17 days ago, and have publicly reached out to the bomber, urging him or her to contact them and explain what his demands are.

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:44

Natarajan was admitted to Gleneagles Global Health City on March 16 with severe chest infection and was put on ventilator support . In the month of October on 2017, Mr. Sasikala dropped her husband's name on 2017 and added the prefix VK in order to relapse to her maiden name, eventually afterward of this she was appointed as the general secretary of the AIADMK anyway.

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:07

Russian President Vladimir Putin quickly called to congratulate Xi. Mr. Xi also warned China could not be complacent about its development. Ramaphosa says Xi Jinping's re-election is a vote of confidence by the people of China for his sterling leadership as well as his ability to steer the Asian nation well into the future.

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:02

Friedman, an Orthodox Jew and an outspoken advocate for Israel's claim to Jerusalem, came under attack for his alleged support of the Israeli settlement program. The verbal exchange between Abbas and Friedman did not stop there. The Islamist group that rules the Gaza Strip said Abbas' "irresponsible statements" sought to "bring our people in the Gaza Strip to their knees at this hard and risky phase".

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:52

Throughout his existence, he significantly contributed to the survival of his species as he sired two females. Sudan had previously lived at the Dver Kralove Zoo in the Czech Republic before being transported to Ol Pejeta Conservancy , about 250 km (155 miles) north of Nairobi, where he lived with the last two females of the same species, 27-year-old Najin and 17-year-old Fatu.

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:43

Speaking at the so-called Global Forum for Combating Anti-Semitism conference, the U.S. envoy suggested that reported use of the term "son of a bitch" by Abbas amounts to "anti-Semitism". "In my capacity as the president of the Palestinian people I have tolerated much in order to regain unity and unite the homeland and I was met with rejection by Hamas and their illegitimate authority", he said.

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:38

For low-income women, 15 weeks may not be enough time to secure funds needed travel to Jackson and pay for an elective abortion, which is not covered by Medicaid. Phil Bryant (R) signed the country's most restrictive abortion bill into law Monday , banning abortion after 15 weeks gestation. Bryant said in a video his office posted on social media.

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:10

French President Emmanuel Macron was one of the few Western leaders to speak by telephone to Mr. Putin on Monday, wishing Russian Federation and its people success in modernising the country. In some areas, free food and discounts in local shops were on offer near polling stations. With almost 100% of the votes counted, the Central Election Commission (CEC) announced that Mr.

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:01

All 65 passengers and crew are feared dead in a plane crash after the domestic flight disappeared during bad weather in a mountainous region of central Iran . Tabatabai said the plane crashed into Mount Dena, which is about 4,400 metres tall. Semirom lies around 480 kilometers south of the capital, Tehran .

by | March 20, 2018 | 10:57

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC) will pass its decision tomorrow on two separate leave to appeal petitions filed against a High Court order granting bail to BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia. The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on March 14 stayed till today the High Court order that granted bail to BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case.

by | March 20, 2018 | 10:22

It demanded scrapping of the 20 per cent quota in favour of a higher one and sought jobs for locals in all states to those candidates who clear the All India Railway Act Apprentice Exams. The agitation led to a cascading effect even on the Western Railway with all trains running packed to capacity, the roads linking Mumbai with the mainland and the two highways slicing through the country's commercial capital.

by | March 20, 2018 | 10:11

Russians on Sunday began voting in the 2018 presidential election. As of 15:00 GMT, the voter turnout stood at 59.93 percent, slightly up from 58.3 percent in 2012, according to the CEC. Despite criticisms of the Kremlin's actions ahead of the election, Putin is a genuinely popular figure in Russian Federation, and confrontation with the West has boosted his approval ratings, past polling shows .

by | March 20, 2018 | 09:57

In a statement responding to the accusations, Kushner Cos . said "if mistakes or violations are identified" in documents it claims were prepared by a third party and reviewed by an independent counsel, "corrective action" will be taken immediately.

by | March 20, 2018 | 09:27

The sides have only agreed that an emergency backstop mechanism to avoid a border between the Republic of Ireland and Britain's province of Northern Ireland would have to be part of London's exit deal, but failed to nail down the wording.

by | March 20, 2018 | 08:53

Russian Federation and China had both been courting Iran about keeping the deal going without the US. One of the committee's 11 Republicans, Senator Rand Paul, has already announced his opposition over issues including his concern that Pompeo would support war with Iran.

by | March 20, 2018 | 08:33

However, O'Brien remained a cardinal in name, keeping his title. The cardinal resigned as Archbishop of St. Andrews and Edinburgh in 2013 after admitting sexual misconduct. "Who would have believed me?" Cardinal O'Brien once described same-sex marriage as a "grotesque subversion of a universally accepted human right".

by | March 20, 2018 | 08:30

Residents who fled the fire will be driven around the town to view the damage in a bus, but they will not be allowed to disembark for fear of asbestos. The NSW Premier, Gladys Berejiklian, said she was "confident that every effort was made to tell people at the right time", after hearing criticism of the emergency warning system at the Rural Fire Service briefing centre.

by | March 20, 2018 | 08:30

His first marriage was with Jemima Goldsmith , daughter of a British billionaire in 1995. Following this, PTI had denied the reports of party supremo's third marriage. Shahid Afridi wished Imran Khan on his third wedding. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Talal Chaudhry congratulated the PTI chairman for his third marriage, but pointed out that he should not have lied by rejecting The News report, which said that he had tied the knot on January 1.

by | March 20, 2018 | 08:26

It seems the NDAs did not have the desired effect, as there was no noticeable drop off in leaks in February or March 2017. The draft also banned 'the publication of works of fiction that contain any mention of the operations of the White House, federal agencies, foreign governments, or other entities interacting with the United States Government that is based on confidential information'.