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by | March 26, 2018 | 08:27

Japan said the USA move was regrettable, and Turkey asked how it could be in line with WTO rules, the trade official added. Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs, which are tied to Section 232 of the 1962 Trade Expansion Act, go into effect on Friday.

by | March 26, 2018 | 08:27

U.S. officials say that probe, undertaken through Section 301 of the 1974 Trade Act, has found that China engages in unfair trade practices by forcing American investors to turn over key technologies to Chinese firms. "We request that China immediately halt implementation and revise these measures in a manner consistent with existing worldwide standards for trade in scrap materials, which provide a global framework for transparent and environmentally sound trade in recycled commodities", the ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 08:12

Rick Santorum suggested students protesting gun violence and stricter gun laws should instead take CPR classes and prepare for active shooter situations. Seriously? Perhaps students are protesting, because these gun laws would ban the kinds of weapon used to kill 17 people in Parkland. Santorum, the former USA senator and presidential candidate, said Sunday that students concerned about gun violence in their schools should learn how to revive wounded people instead of asking lawmakers "to ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 08:03

While acknowledging a problem with anti-Semitism within his party, Corbyn's message Sunday specifically said that he believed it existed only in "pockets" within Labour. Mr Corbyn has been criticised in some quarters for expressing "sincere regret that I did not look more closely at the image I was commenting on, the contents of which are deeply disturbing and anti-Semitic", rather than issuing an apology.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:29

Reuters adds that New Delhi's concerns arose when opposing Indian parties accused each other of using Cambridge Analytica services; one of the sides claimed the course of forthcoming election could be affected. The footage also showed Nix saying Cambridge Analytica played a major role in securing Donald Trump's victory in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:26

Pope Francis who pointed that the temptation to silence young people have been in existence for a long time further admonisned the young people that they have power to speak up and effect change. "Dear young people, the joy that Jesus awakens in you is a source of anger and irritation to some, since a joyful young person is hard to manipulate", Francis continued.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:23

Multiple Egyptian sources, citing eyewitnesses, report that the bomb targeted the convoy of the security director of Alexandria, Major General Mustafa Nimr. The Hasam movement first emerged in 2016 when it claimed responsibility for a series of attacks on government officials. The cell has also received orders from leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood overseas to target a number of prominent figures and vital facilities in Alexandria, Beheira, and Kafr El-Sheikh.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:01

United States officials also allege China has hacked U.S. networks and conducted industrial espionage to steal USA intellectual property. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China would not hold back in retaliating. As a condition to enter the market, China often demands companies share some of their knowhow - the key factor behind the sanctions announced Thursday.

by | March 26, 2018 | 06:38

Trade Minister Kim Hyun-chong said that in return Korea's exports of steel to the USA would be capped at 70 percent (2.6 million tons) of the average export volumes (3.8 million tons) from 2015 to 2017. The issue has been seen as a potential wedge between the allies as both their leaders plan for expected meetings with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

by | March 26, 2018 | 05:01

In an interview with the local Depeche du Midi newspaper in December, Beltrame described being trained to counter a terrorist attack on a supermarket . Lakdim also killed the supermarket's butcher, a shopper and a passenger in the auto that Lakdim had hijacked earlier in nearby Carcassonne. IS claimed that Lakdim — who was known to French police for petty crime and drug-dealing — was one of its "soldiers".

by | March 26, 2018 | 04:47

According to the story by ZDNet , Karan Saini, found a flaw in the system that allows anyone to download people's private information from the Aadhaar database. The application programming interface (API) through which the ultility provider - not revealed by ZDNet - verifies a customer's identity is not secured and has no access controls in place.

by | March 26, 2018 | 04:27

Further, he said, "We welcome The Weather Channel , which has been seen in American households for almost four decades, to our cable television networks division". Comedian Allen has build Entertainment Studios up into one of the US's key syndication producers and distributors, and has been building up channel assets over the past few years.

by | March 26, 2018 | 03:55

The indictment covers six incidents in recent months in which she was involved in altercations with Israeli soldiers, including the December 15 slapping incident. The conviction rate in Israel's military courts in the West Bank is nearly 100% - not because the military prosecution is so efficient, but because Palestinian defendants reluctantly sign plea bargains in which they plead guilty.

by | March 26, 2018 | 03:47

In an interview with Channel 4 News , a whistleblower has claimed that the Brexit was cheated into winning by massively overspending on their campaigns. Vote Leave has previously said it made the donation to Mr Grimes because it was coming up to its £7m spending limit and wanted a way of using the £9.2m it had raised from individuals and companies on campaigning activities.

by | March 26, 2018 | 03:26

China said Friday that it planned to raise tariffs on a $3 billion list of American goods, including pork, apples and steel pipes in response to the steel and aluminum duties announced earlier by Mr. agricultural exports. Republican Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa, a major exporter of farm products to China, said on the CBS programme Face the Nation on Sunday that hers and other Midwestern states would be harmed by any retaliation.

by | March 26, 2018 | 03:26

When they arrived, firefighters noticed heavy smoke and fire coming from the home. One of the residents was flown to a hospital, while the other was taken by ambulance. One occupant of the residence complained of smoke inhalation and was transported to Ascension All Saints Hospital by South Shore paramedics. State fire investigators have travelled from Brisbane to the scene to try to determine the cause of the blaze.

by | March 26, 2018 | 03:05

There are a lot of things that I'm unhappy about in this bill. As the six-month spending budget deal was coming together, there had been reports Trump had balked at the bill and had to be persuaded by Ryan to support it. "This is on you", Rep Tim Ryan, a Democrat from OH, said on Twitter. Several advisers inside and outside the White House said they suspected the tweet was just Trump blowing off steam.

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:43

Although temperatures will reach the low 50s over the next couple of days, the weekend forecast says another winter storm may be just around the corner. Most of that will fall late Saturday morning into the afternoon. Temperatures much cooler than the normal high of 55 for the first week of spring .

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:30

In Muzaffarnagar district, two criminals - Raees and Javed - were injured in a shoot-out in Budhana area after which they were arrested, police said. Uttar Pradesh police have been on an encounter spree since the past one year when chief minister Yogi Adityanath gave the green signal for a crackdown on criminals.

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:28

Shocking images that aired on Russian television pictures showed people jumping from the windows of the mall, which was engulfed in black smoke. The fire erupted in the town of Kemerovo, a coal-mining centre in Siberia which is 3,600km (2,200 miles) east of Moscow .

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:26

Pacific time and reached a speed of about 350 miles per hour, Waldo Stakes, who has been helping Hughes, told the AP. Hughes dropped too fast after deploying the first chute, so he deployed a second one. A spokeswoman for the agency, however, said its field office has no record of speaking with Hughes. Hughes sat inside the "spaceship' for 11 minutes before accepting that his launch-pad was goosed, getting out and calling the whole thing off".

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:12

The type of gas was not specified. Officials said examinations of the bodies indicated the cause of death was hypoxia, or lack of oxygen, and that investigators thus ruled out suicide or violence. We extend our honest condolences to friends and family. "Here in Iowa racing is a big family; we try to promote it as a family sport and (the Sharps) lived it".

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:07

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West brought their 4-year-old daughter North to the march. "We openly recognize that we are privileged individuals that would not have received as much attention if it not were the affluence of our city". In Toronto, marchers carried signs protesting both gun violence in the US and recent shootings that have plagued the city, pointing out that Canada is not immune to tragedy.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:51

On Thursday, he tweeted a picture of a DVD that he claims shows evidence of Daniel's relationship with Trump. Stormy Daniels says she had an affair with Mr Trump that began in 2006 and lasted for several months and that it was shortly after the President's wife Melania gave birth to the couple's first son Barron.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:34

Politics over Ram Navami has taken the centre stage in West Bengal with both BJP and Trinamool trying get popular youth support in a pre-election year. With banners greeting people on the occasion, TMC leaders and ministers were seen taking part in celebrations prominently across the state even as the party maintained that it had not organised any Ram Navami processions.