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by | April 23, 2018 | 18:35

Bloomberg is a Special Envoy for Climate Action and pledged to fill the funding gap left after Trump's pull-out past year. He also announced that his foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, would help coordinate a US effort called " America's Pledge " and submit a societal NDC - nationally determined contribution - in lieu of a government one.

by | April 23, 2018 | 18:14

Belt hit eleven straight balls into the crowd on a full count, hanging in for an epic 21-pitch at-bat before lining out to right fielder Kole Calhoun. Japanese two-way sensation Shohei Ohtani threw a bullpen session Sunday about 90 minutes before he was to bat cleanup for the first time for the Los Angeles Angels .

by | April 23, 2018 | 16:10

Jessica Lal , who was tending a bar at the Tamarind Court restaurant owned by socialite Bina Ramani at the Qutub Colonnade in South Delhi's Mehrauli area on April 30, 1999, was gunned down by Sharma after she refused to serve him alcohol.

by | April 23, 2018 | 16:07

The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia in London said in a statement that it "was working with (Britain's) Foreign Office to issue emergency visas immediately to both the relatives of the four pilgrims who died as well as to families of the 12 British pilgrims who were injured".

by | April 23, 2018 | 15:56

The QCAA reiterated that Qatar is committed to the highest quality standards in maintaining civil aviation safety and security. "The United Arab Emirates has unfortunately been manipulating the facts to inflame and mislead the worldwide community".

by | April 23, 2018 | 15:17

At a trade fair in Hanover, they insisted on the need for "free worldwide trade based on common rules". This deal is very positive for our agri-food sector, creating new export opportunities for our high-quality food and drink products - which in turn will create support more jobs and growth, particularly in rural areas.

by | April 23, 2018 | 15:04

Rumors of an Israeli attack eventually gave way to officials saying the threat was a false alarm. "I'm unimpressed by his remarks". "We stand by the Syrian people and their government, sharing their view that victory will come soon". The source, who spoke anonymously, went on to note that it was the first time for Israel to attack Iranian targets in Syria, describing the move as the start of a "new phase".

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:57

Abdeslam is in a French prison awaiting trial for his role in the Islamic State attacks in Paris in November 2015 in which 130 people were killed. He had been on the run for four months. He has been linked to the alleged perpetrators in the Brussels attacks, but has not been named as a suspect. Abdelsam was also involved in a shootout with the Brussels police in 2016 following which he was arrested by the police.

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:44

But fiercely reacting to the matter, Ola said, "Sorry, we do not discriminate against our drivers on the basis of their religion". Mishra had ordered the ride via cab booking app Ola Cabs , which has since responded to the hateful tweet after an intense backlash.

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:41

Chandigarh/Bhubaneswar: The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has released the results of Class 12 . The PSEB had earlier announced that this year the result would of Class 10, 12 exams would be announced within 15 days of culmination of the exam.

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:08

Comey made the surprising admission during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee in June 2017 that he had leaked his memos , most of which were marked secret, to a friend with the stated objective of having them reach the press.

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:04

State-run news agency RIA Novosti , citing the foreign ministry, said Trump invited Putin to Washington and said he would be glad to see his Russian counterpart in the White House. Russian Federation has been supporting Syrian Preisdent Bashar Al-Assad regain control of territoty he lost to opposition groups since the start of the civil war.

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:02

Dylan McWilliams, 20, was bodyboarding in the ocean off Kauai on Thursday, when what he believed to be a tiger shark between six and eight feet (around two meters) long chomped him on the leg, the Honolulu Star Advertiser reported . He received stitches in the hospital. The first was in July of past year. He said he awoke with the bear's jaws around his head and as it dragged him 12 feet he threw punches at the animal and poked it in the eye until it loosened its grip.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:44

Weather is even more unpredictable than meteors, and if you find yourself with an overcast sky you won't likely see much of anything. Be patient and wear a warm jacket or blanket. NASA says humans have noted seeing the shower for more than 2,500 years, with the first observation in China back in 687 BC. Skies will gradually clear overnight and we should be partly cloudy to mostly clear before sunrise on Sunday.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:23

The size of the larger of the two fires, the so-called " Rhea Fire ", remained unchanged through Sunday afternoon, thanks to showery conditions and the efforts of almost 200 crew members working through the night. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows late-season winter storms are shrinking dry conditions in the northern Midwest and Plains states, but the southwest remains critically dry.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:56

Brexiteer Liam Halligan told Nick Ferrari that staying in the customs union means "we haven't left the European Union". European officials also see staying in the customs arrangement as a potential solution to the otherwise intractable issue of how to avoid a hard border between the United Kingdom and Ireland after Brexit.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:47

Comey asks rhetorically. After this book, well, yes. Trump seems happy to accept Comey's criticism, in the new book " A Higher Loyalty ", of Lynch's "tortured half-out, half-in approach" to the Hillary Clinton email investigation. While Comey's book offers little to what is already known, adding mostly detail, its publication is hot on the heels of the raid on the offices of Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:34

The accident occurred in North Hwanghae province, the foreign ministry said. The Foreign Ministry website said in a Monday release that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea had briefed the Chinese embassy on Sunday night that a serious traffic accident involving Chinese tourists had occurred on Sunday involving heavy casualties.

by | April 23, 2018 | 11:44

Teams may also choose whatever quantity of ethanol fuel that want in the vehicle for the restart. Newgarden's teammate Will Power will start second. After two red flag periods due to the rain, amounting to a total stoppage time of well over two hours, the decision was made by the race stewards to postpone the rest of the race until 16:30 PM UK time (11:30 AM Eastern).

by | April 23, 2018 | 11:34

Instead, Kim pointed to his country's "miraculous victory" in developing nuclear weapons and said it was time to shift to economic development. Mr. Yet Pyongyang complained about delayed oil shipments and construction of the reactors, which were never delivered. So far, North Korea has yet to officially commit to scrapping its nuclear program.

by | April 23, 2018 | 11:04

They began their camp out on April 9, when temporary parking restrictions were put in place outside the hospital, signaling the Kate is set to give birth soon. The royal baby will arrive less than a month before another major royal event - the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who are getting married on 19 May at St George's Chapel in Windsor.

by | April 23, 2018 | 10:45

The meeting came days after the G7 condemned the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter on British soil with a military-grade nerve agent. US sanctions will restart except Trump yet again waives them on May 12. US President Donald Trump gave an ultimatum on January 12 to the European powers, saying they must agree to "fix the awful flaws" of the deal or he would refuse to extend the US sanctions relief on Iran that it calls for.

by | April 23, 2018 | 10:34

Israel's defence minister has dismissed suggestions that spy agency Mossad had assassinated a Palestinian lecturer who was shot dead in Malaysia on Saturday. The past few weeks have seen tensions rise between Hamas-ruled Gaza and Israel. Hamas did not directly accuse Israel, which carries out air strikes in retaliation for cross-border rocket fire by militants in Gaza, of killing him, but it called Batsh a "martyr" - a term used for people killed by Israeli forces.

by | April 23, 2018 | 10:29

Defending champion United States will play in a second consecutive Fed Cup final after defeating France 3-2 on Sunday. Madison Keys gave US the third and decisive point to seal the third ever win against France in the competition. "The girls did so well, both today and yesterday". Keys, who was competing in her first Fed Cup match since 2016, now holds a 3-2 overall singles record in Fed Cup play.

by | April 23, 2018 | 05:46

An order was approved by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Cabinet and was being sent to the president for his approval, the Press Trust of India news agency reported . " Rape is rape. With a daughter, this injustice, how can we tolerate it?" According to the latest figures with the Indian National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) in 2016, of the 64,138 child rape cases that came up before the courts under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act read with IPC Section ...