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by | May 01, 2018 | 12:36

The search operation was going on when the last reports came in.Further details are awaited. Police said that 15 rounds were fired on the three civilians , who have no track record of being involved in any political activity or intelligence agencies.

by | May 01, 2018 | 12:28

Until there was, of course, the criminal case that went to trial for the first time a year ago and failed with a hung jury. "I think that his lawyers have a very real chance at overturning the verdict ", said Christopher Adams, a defense attorney whose clients have included former National Basketball Association star Jayson Williams.

by | May 01, 2018 | 12:19

At this early point in the election cycle, Cheney has one primary challenger in unconventional Republican candidate Rod Miller and no declared Democratic candidate. If democrats get their hands on the steering wheel of the House of Representatives, that impeachment goes from a long-shot, to a likelihood, and that's the situation we're looking at right now.

by | May 01, 2018 | 11:14

A UN Security Council delegation visiting Bangladesh conceded on Monday that progress toward solving the Rohingya refugee crisis has been slow but denied that there was any resistance from China or Russian Federation. "The council mission also met with civil society, parliamentarians and government representatives in the Myanmar capital", Dujarric said. Refugees themselves want guarantees of safety and - crucially - citizenship if they return to a country which regards them as illegal ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:35

May 1 was chosen to be International Workers' Day to commemorate the 1886 Haymarket affair in Chicago. May 1 is marked as International Labour Day , also referred as May Day. According to the president, the government has proposed a reasonable increase in worker wages in the recent budget, which came about as a result of government's passion for the development and well-being of this sector.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:32

As Moscow erupts in protests over its own ban , Iran's judiciary has just ordered the nation's telecommunications providers to block Telegram . Iranian students protest at the University of Tehran during a demonstration in December driven by anger over economic problems.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:38

Industry observers have noted a significant rise global crude oil prices in the past few weeks, leading to a significant surge in petrol and diesel prices . He also said that '.fundamental reasons, to my mind, don't exist for oil prices to go up further from both demand and supply situation'. An advocate has filed a public interest litigation petition in the Madras High Court seeking a direction to the Competition Commission of India (CCI) to consider a representation made by him seeking ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:28

In Taipei, Foreign Minister Joseph Wu said the Taiwanese government was "deeply upset by China's actions". "We have taken the decision to establish diplomatic relations with the People's Republic of China, with the conviction that this decision will be extraordinarily positive for the future of our country", read an official statement from the government in Santo Domingo.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:13

In the ensuing investigation, allegations also emerged that the identities of previous Nobel Prize winners had been divulged to outsiders by Arnault in advance. The Royal Family did not comment on the incident but issued a statement extending support for the #MeToocampaigm. Stockholm prosecutors announced in mid-March that parts of the investigation against him - concerning allegations of rape and assault between 2013 and 2015 - had been dropped due to lack of evidence.

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:55

Corfman is no longer a teenager and is not going to let Mr. Moore victimize her again", Neil Roman, an attorney for Corfman, wrote in an emailed statement. A release from Moore's Legal Defense Fund says he and his attorneys "will hold his first press conference since the election regarding false allegations made against him during the campaign for United States Senate".

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:36

Asked if Mr Barnier's visit to Ireland was "helpful", the British prime minister's official spokesman said: "It's a matter for Michel Barnier where he chooses to spend his Monday mornings". Both sides say they are committed to keeping the border with Ireland open, but finding a practical solution has proved elusive so far. On avoiding a hard border, he added: "I'm not optimistic, I'm not pessimistic, I'm just determined".

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:34

Local media watchdog, Afghan Journalist Safety Committee (AJSC), while confirming the media-related fatalities, strongly condemned the attack. " Shah Marai was a treasured colleague who spent more than 15 years documenting the tragic conflict in Afghanistan for AFP ".

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:05

Trump "deserves big credit for bringing about the inter-Korean talks", Moon said in January, attributing North Korea's sudden interest in diplomacy to the president's maximum pressure strategy. Analysts reacted with skepticism to Kim's previously announced plan to close down the test site at Punggye-ri, saying the northernmost tunnel had already become too unstable to use for underground detonations anyway following the country's sixth and most powerful test blast in September.

by | May 01, 2018 | 06:54

Pepper will stay with Tang until her owner returns from China to fetch her. "It seemed as though she was sitting tight for me". The cat bolted, jumping onto the check-in counter, then leaping onto the low roof above the counter and disappearing.

by | May 01, 2018 | 06:48

A few isolated storms could become strong to severe Tuesday afternoon and evening in south central Kansas, but the best chance for severe weather will be in north central and northeastern Kansas. Gusty winds and warm temperatures are expected over the next few days in northeast Kansas. Throughout this week, storms capable of producing damaging winds, large hail and some tornadoes are possible, especially late Tuesday through early Thursday.

by | May 01, 2018 | 06:20

President Donald Trump appeared to endorse his desired and symbolic spot for his expected summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Monday morning, while adding that several countries were under consideration to host the potentially history-making event.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:47

Some other charges against 76-year-old Pell have been struck out. Magistrate Belinda Wallington said there was no evidence the two accusers had colluded in their evidence. If Pell - a top advisor to Pope Francis - is committed to stand trial, he will then face a directions hearing at a later time before a date is set for the trial.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:21

It was a day of talking commerce for the prime minister, who attended an announcement about Amazon's expansion in Vancouver and said innovation will help drive economic growth and improve the lives of middle-class Canadians. Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson said in an interview on Monday that Amazon did not receive any concessions from municipal governments to encourage the development.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:13

Comedian Michelle Wolf drew a mixture of praise and criticism for her performance in which she took aim at numerous members of the United States administration. Is it Sarah Huckabee Sanders? "Of course, we have Sarah Huckabee Sanders ". "Sarah Sanders should get an apology from the White House Correspondents' Association ".

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:00

Oregon State Police are conducting an investigation after finding two living deer shot with arrows in southern Oregon on Friday, The Oregonian reported. According to Oregon State Police Sgt. Kaito Raiser , the arrows that are protruding from the deer are not the type used by hunters. Those shooting deer must use a compound bow weighing between 40 and 50 pounds with special hunting arrows, the ODFW's website stated.

by | May 01, 2018 | 03:43

A four-party consultative unit comprised of Japan, Jordan, Israel and the Palestinians held a meeting at the Dead Sea in Jordan on Sunday night to discuss their "corridor for peace and prosperity" initiative. Praising the bilateral relations between the two countries in the energy sector, the Japanese premier said, "Japan and the UAE are also keen to develop a people-to-people dialogue".

by | May 01, 2018 | 03:34

While Republican candidates like Ms. Lesko have mostly prevailed in the recent special elections, they have been winning by sharply reduced margins. "New Yorkers know that our majority is the only thing standing in the way of the New York City politicians implementing an agenda that will hurt our economy and make life more hard for hard-working middle-class taxpayers", he said, predicting Republican victory in November.

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:40

In one heated exchange between the two men before February's Winter Olympics in South Korea, Kelly strongly - and successfully - dissuaded Trump from ordering the withdrawal of all US troops from the Korean Peninsula, according to two officials.

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:16

Chief Minister Siddharamaiah, KPCC President G. Parameshwara, Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, AICC General Secretary In-charge of the State K.C. The Bharatiya Janata Party leader demanded an apology from Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his party's "efforts to trample every institution" of the country just due to their "power hungry nature".

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:14

The post Please Don't Embarrass Us Again, Nigerians Beg as Buhari Meets Trump in the White House appeared first on INFORMATION NIGERIA . "It's a awful story", Mr. He also mentioned anti-Christian sentiment in Nigeria. Tens of thousands of people have since been killed and the group is now active in neighboring Niger, Chad and Cameroon.