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by | April 16, 2018 | 22:31

She said "the United States estimates that (President Bashar) Assad has used chemical weapons in the Syrian war at least 50 times". May said the missile strike was created to minimize any civilian casualties and was not an attempt to change the Syrian government.

by | April 16, 2018 | 22:18

Idsinga said more remains might be found in the planters at the home McArthur used as storage and that 75 properties linked to the landscaper are under investigation. "He doesn't quite fit the profile that we've seen before", said Idsinga. "We've had lots of worldwide calls since our pleas began from people who just haven't seen family members in years".

by | April 16, 2018 | 21:36

The cleric, Fethullah Gulen , denies the claim. USA officials have repeatedly called for Brunson's released, and President Donald Trump has asked Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to have his government "expeditiously" return the pastor to the U.S.

by | April 16, 2018 | 21:25

The company pleaded guilty in March 2017 to unlawful exports and was hit with USD1.2 billion in fines, the largest criminal penalty in United States history in an export control case. The five-year United States government investigation into ZTE's actions was first revealed in March 2016. It might also be the first steps through the bureaucratic box ticking mission to officially ban ZTE .

by | April 16, 2018 | 19:18

The party announced that Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah will be contesting from Chamundeshwari constituency. Veeranna Charantimatt will challenge Congress' Hullappa Yamanappa Meti at Bagalkot in Uttar Kannada. The list included 48 sitting or outgoing legislators from the state's northern, central and southern regions. Only three women were among the 72 - Sashikala Jolle from Nippani, Roopali Naik from Karwar and Poornima Srinivas from Hiriyur.

by | April 16, 2018 | 19:10

The move represents a rare, possibly unprecedented, win for China's nascent LGBT rights movement. By late Friday, the hashtags #iamgay and #iamgaynotapervert had gone viral on the service, with users posting photos with their partners, angry comments and rainbow emojis.

by | April 16, 2018 | 19:08

The pro-Moscow politician ended his second and final presidential term last week but has been nominated by the ruling party for the post of prime minister. Tensions in Armenia often flare up during presidential and parliamentary elections. Serzh Sargsyan stepped down as President on 9 April as part of ongoing constitutional reforms to change the government from a semi-presidential to a parliamentary system.

by | April 16, 2018 | 19:06

Roskomnadzor intends to take measures to lock tools to use is prohibited on the territory of the Russian Telegram messenger. April 16, Roskomnadzor ordered the operators to start blocking Telegram across the country. Telegram , a free application that lets people exchange messages, stickers, photos and videos in groups of up to 5,000 people, has attracted more than 200 million users since its launch by Durov and his brother Nikolai in 2013.

by | April 16, 2018 | 18:53

The alleged use of chemical weapons, if true, is deplorable. Despite her careful language, there was immediate criticism from opposition lawmakers who said May should have consulted parliament before joining US-led action in Syria . A YouGov poll for The Times newspaper this week indicated that only a fifth of voters believed that Britain should launch attacks on Syrian military targets and more than two-fifths opposed action.

by | April 16, 2018 | 18:43

The body was found with the placenta still intact after plumbers were called in to unclog a commode, The NewsMinute reported on Saturday. The body of a newborn and her placenta still attached was stuck in the duct. However, as the placenta was intact with the baby, the mother could have delivered her inside the washroom and made a decision to dump her in the commode, said cops.

by | April 16, 2018 | 18:34

While he declared success, the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use banned weapons against civilians if it chooses. " Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria". Russian Federation and Syria also clashed with the three Western allies over the legality of the airstrikes and responsibility for the Security Council's paralysis.

by | April 16, 2018 | 18:20

The "mass casualty incident" at the Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, South Carolina, erupted around 7:15 p.m. and didn't end until 2:55 this morning, the South Carolina Department of Corrections said in a statement. Lee County Fire/Rescue said ambulances from at least seven jurisdictions lined up outside the prison to tend to the wounded. One inmate killed another during a fight in February.

by | April 16, 2018 | 15:54

Seven inmates were killed and 17 others were injured in a large riot that broke out Sunday night at a maximum-security prison in SC, the authorities said. Lee County Fire/Rescue said ambulances from multiple jurisdictions lined up outside to tend to the wounded. The prison in Bishopville, S.C., about 60 miles northeast of Columbia, houses about 1,600 male inmates .

by | April 16, 2018 | 15:49

The man who served as Trump's FBIÂ director until the president fired him in May said the truth, the rule of law and integrity were "things [that] matter before any fights about policies" like whether the U.S. "His " memos " are self serving and FAKE!" Trump cited the memo in firing Comey, and Comey said he came to believe Rosenstein was "part of the family now".

by | April 16, 2018 | 14:45

Less than 90 per cent LPA is termed "deficient" monsoon, and 90-96 per cent of the same is considered "below normal". The IMD , however, will forecast the onset of monsoon in middle of next month. The IMD forecast comes days after a similar prediction by the private weather forecast agency Skymet Weather, which on April 4 said the Monsoon 2018 was likely to remain normal at 100 per cent (with an error margin of +/-5 per cent) of the long period average (LPA) of 887 mm for the four-month ...

by | April 16, 2018 | 14:44

The area of the flood watch includes the following counties Alamance, Anson, Chatham, Cumberland, Durham, Edgecombe, Franklin, Granville, Halifax, Harnett, Hoke, Johnston, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Orange, Person, Richmond, Sampson, Scotland, Vance, Wake, Warren, Wayne, and Wilson.

by | April 16, 2018 | 13:18

Trump said the USA would maintain pressure on Syria until the Assad regime suspends use of chemical weapons. He also did not rule out further attacks against Syria if the Assad regime continued the alleged use of chemical weapons. Russian Federation and Syria claim the attack was fabricated. British lawmakers voted down taking military action against Damascus in 2013, in what was widely viewed as an assertion of parliamentary sovereignty on the use of force.

by | April 16, 2018 | 13:17

Unidentified assailants fired gunshots at the Supreme Court judge's house in two separate incidents. The first firing incident occurred at 10:45 pm Saturday night and the second one at 9:10 am on Sunday morning but fortunately, no casualties were reported in the attacks.

by | April 16, 2018 | 13:00

A few witnesses came forward and told detectives that the child had smoked pot with Kaitlyn Ecker , who allegedly joked that the child knew how to roll joints. Heinz was arrested and faces charges of child endangerment, criminal possession of drugs and criminal mischief. Investigators said she also denied "ever smoking or ingesting drugs in the presence of the 2-year-old and denied any knowledge of the child being exposed to drugs".

by | April 16, 2018 | 12:13

It comes as London has blamed Moscow for a nerve agent attack on a former double agent and his daughter in the English city of Salisbury last month. Putin and Macron instructed their foreign and defense ministers to maintain close contact to "de-escalate the situation", the Kremlin said.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:44

The man was conscious and breathing when paramedics arrived and has been flown to Royal Perth Hospital. The man in his 30s was bitten at Cobblestones Beach near Gracetown in Western Australia's south-west about 8am on Monday. 'They got him to shore and started working on him to stem the bleeding'. He told reporters that the man's friends were integral in saving his life, using their leashes as tourniquets to stem the flow of blood.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:35

The chemical attack: Dozens of people were reportedly killed and many more injured in a suspected chemical weapons attack in the city of Douma last week. But analysts question the reasons for these latest raids - which signalled that Western leaders would not let a chemical weapons attack go without punishment - but demurred about deeper involvement when barrel bombs are used.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:04

On 17th April, I will be in Stockholm on the invitation of Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven . Prime Minister's connect with the diaspora is sure to leverage the Indian technocrats living in countries such as Sweden to push economic growth in India.

by | April 16, 2018 | 10:59

President George W. Bush spoke aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, with a giant "Mission Accomplished" banner over his shoulders, just two months into the Iraq War. "I believe that we took the heart of it out with the attacks. But..." Syria's President Bashar Assad welcomed a group of Russian politicians to Damascus on Sunday, following airstrikes carried out by the US, Britain and France the previous day.

by | April 16, 2018 | 10:07

The last Arab summit was held in Jordan a year ago. The status of Jerusalem, which is home to holy religious sites and has particular significance for Muslims, Christians and Jews, has long remained a sensitive topic and one of the core issues in the Israel-Palestine conflict.