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by | April 18, 2018 | 18:55

The Federal Service for Supervision of Communications of Russia (Roskomnadzor) may block Facebook in the country if the social network refuses to comply with the requirements of RF legislation. Telecommunications providers have been instructed to block Telegram in Russian Federation after a court last week sided with authorities who demanded that the app be kept of the country until it hands over the keys to its data encryption.

by | April 18, 2018 | 18:48

Mumbai: Blaming Prime Minister Narendra Modi for problems faced by people with ATMs in various parts of the country running out of money, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said, "Modiji has destroyed the banking system ". Modi ji had said good days would come for the people but the reality is achhe din have come for only 15 people like Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi, while for the farmers, labourers and the poor, these are bad days", he said.

by | April 18, 2018 | 18:45

The parliamentary and presidential polls had previously been slated for November 2019. Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel held a telephone conversation on Monday in connection with the latest developments in Syria.

by | April 18, 2018 | 18:42

After the plenary, policemen ushered Omo-Agege from the door of the chamber into a waiting pickup van. The lawmaker was suspended by the Senate for 90 days last week. The plenary is being presided by Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. The senate which described the action as treason also charged security agencies to collaborate and ensure that the mace recovered from the hoodlums.

by | April 18, 2018 | 18:41

Ariana Grande caused a frenzy among fans on Tuesday (17Apr18) when she returned to social media after a four-month hiatus to tease the release of her comeback single. The bombing left 22 people dead and led to the singer cancelling the remaining dates on her Dangerous Woman tour. Given that it's been a year since the tragic events that unfolded at Ariana Grande's Manchester Arena concert, her return to Twitter couldn't have come at a more relevant time.

by | April 18, 2018 | 18:34

And the dustup comes amid tensions between the us and Turkey over the conflict in Syria, where Turkish officials have claimed the U.S.is intentionally stalling the fight against Islamic State militants. Brunson, who moved to Turkey in 1993 and opened a church in 2010, told the judge he has been praying for Turkey for 25 yeares. President Erdogan suggested in remarks last September that he would only release Brunson in exchange for Gulen.

by | April 18, 2018 | 16:33

The interview lasted five hours but segments were cut into a one hour special for television. Trump wrote on Twitter . Comey , who was sacked in May 2017 by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein before Trump later took credit for the dismissal, said there are already positives coming out of the problems he perceives.

by | April 18, 2018 | 15:44

On the other hand, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps ( IRGC ) claimed that three Iranian security personnel were killed in a cross-border attack on the frontier with Pakistan . According to security officials present on the border, on April 12 a group of 15 people belonging to different cities of Pakistan tried to illegally enter Iran.

by | April 18, 2018 | 15:20

Two weeks ago, Palestinians began several weeks of planned nonviolent demonstrations in the Gaza Strip near the fence with Israel. "In the wake of demonstrations that have resulted in tragedy and death, and anticipating the continuation of Palestinian protests over the coming weeks, we can not be silent".

by | April 18, 2018 | 13:13

Pompeo's visit provided the strongest sign yet about Trump's willingness to become the first serving US president ever to meet a North Korean leader. "South Korea is meeting with North Korea to see if they can end the war, and they have my blessing on that", said Trump. Officials say that no decision has yet been made, but China, North Korea, South Korea, and Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone between the two countries are seen as possible locations.

by | April 18, 2018 | 13:04

They pointed out that whatever his intention, he had violated the Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Harassment of Women Act, 1998. Considering the importance of the case, the Tamil Nadu Director General of Police (DGP) ordered to transfer the case from Arupukkottai Police Station in Virudhunagar district to the CBCID, a government statement said.

by | April 18, 2018 | 12:44

Echoing the language of historians about Europe's slide into war a century ago, he said he would not belong to another "generation of sleepwalkers" and let the European Union wither in what he called an atmosphere of "civil war". During Sunday's interview, Macron said that he convinced his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump , that it was " necessary " to maintain American military presence in Syria and that the coalition strikes should be limited to the alleged chemical weapons facilities.

by | April 18, 2018 | 12:33

The TPP trade agreement was signed in 2016 and originally brought together 12 Pacific Rim nations, including the United States. It was a signature trade policy of President Barack Obama , but he was unable to secure Congressional support for the deal.

by | April 18, 2018 | 12:24

Poland broke European Union environmental law when it went ahead with large-scale logging in one of Europe's ancient forests. It sees Poland defeated in the row over logging in the Bialowieza Forest, parts of which are remains of primeaval forest that once covered most of Europe.

by | April 18, 2018 | 12:21

In a statement , the MEA also said the Indian High Commissioner, who was to greet Indian pilgrims on the occasion of Baisakhi, was compelled to return when he was en route to Gurdwara Panja Sahib on Saturday. "In my take...after this country joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), it started to take serious measures to curb the financing of terror, the credibility of Pakistan is growing and there is no reason, no sense to deny its wish, its will to be a part of regional and ...

by | April 18, 2018 | 12:20

India's diplomatic relation with Sweden was built strongly since 1949 and common belief in democratic values and the pursuit of neutrality away from Cold War rivalry brought New Delhi and Stockholm closer in the past. The Prime Ministers acknowledged that terrorism and violent extremism are major challenges for the global community. Speaking at a joint press conference after signing of two agreements between both the countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the topmost agenda ...

by | April 18, 2018 | 12:17

Market capitalization refers to the entire dollar market cost of a company's outstanding shares. The hedge fund run by Anton Schutz held 183,000 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $5.55M, up from 128,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | April 18, 2018 | 11:19

But it said no missiles landed inside the bases. A Pentagon spokesperson told Reuters: "There is no United States military activity in that area at this time ". Syrian medical sources say bodies were found foaming at the mouth, and with discoloured skin and cornea burns. That bid however failed, with only China and Bolivia voting alongside Russian Federation to condemn the air strikes.

by | April 18, 2018 | 11:13

Questar, the company that administers the testing system, is working on notifying the authorities. House Democrats said Commissioner Candace McQueen should be held accountable. "Having said that, I feel that it is imperative that the Tennessee General Assembly take steps to make sure that teacher evaluations are not negatively impacted by these testing issues".

by | April 18, 2018 | 10:53

A FOX 8 viewer sent us video from his business' surveillance cameras that show that twister blowing through a parking lot in Coventry Township, flipping a vehicle. At least eleven tornadoes struck parts of Arkansas in severe storms Friday afternoon through Saturday morning, the National Weather Service said. They found damage consistent with an EF-1 tornado with winds of 105 miles per hour.

by | April 18, 2018 | 10:51

One of the locations closing is in Taunton, Massachusetts, where in May 2016 a man with a knife fatally stabbed teacher George Heath as he came to the aid of a pregnant waitress. Bertucci's notes, "The transaction is meant to maximize value for all stakeholders through a fair, open Bankruptcy Court-approved sale process in which Bertucci's will consider all bids for a sale or restructuring of the company".

by | April 18, 2018 | 10:31

The European Union has made a decision to open accession negotiations with Albania. The Commission wants to open extend the negotiation to Albania and Macedonia after seeing significant progress in its talks with Serbia and Montenegro .

by | April 18, 2018 | 10:27

Israel is preparing for a revenge attack from Iran after the bombing of an air base in Syria last week, which killed seven Iranian soldiers. Iran's Tansim news agency said seven Iranian military personnel had been killed in the attack, which contributed to a sharp escalation of tensions between the West and Russian Federation.

by | April 18, 2018 | 10:30

Elaborating, Deb said episodes of the 18-day epic war in Kurukshetra were relayed by narrator Sanjay to the blind king Dhritarashtra with the help of internet technology. While the scientific community is yet to comment on the Chief Minister's comment, this is not the first time BJP's ministers have made a statement like this.

by | April 18, 2018 | 10:10

Instead, we got Usain Bolt pretending to press some buttons next to the fluoro-blue-and-gold Lovecraftian Horror known as "Borobi". But Griggs said while she was one of three Seven staffers at the briefing they were not told that there would not be "one single shot shown of athletes watching the performances".