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by | May 09, 2018 | 03:23

The Guardian newspaper commented that the 13th defeat for the government has suffered was probably the one that does most to challenge the government's Brexit plans because it is created to keep Britain in the European single market. Theresa May last week promised a "robust" response when the EU Withdrawal Bill returns to the Commons. The Lords has already inflicted ten defeats on the Government at the report stage of the EU Withdrawal Bill, including removing the option of the Prime ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:20

Leading to the row of promotions and allegations on the opposition in the Karnataka polls, today Sonai Gandhi has conducted a rally in Bijapur . Lauding the Siddaramaiah government for its initiatives concerning the poor and the farmers, she urged people to defeat the BJP over its "jumlas".

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:07

As they braced for an expected withdrawal, U.S. officials were dusting off plans for how to sell a pullout to the public and explain its complex financial ramifications, said the officials and others, who weren't authorized to speak ahead of an announcement and requested anonymity.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:56

The event occurred after it was publicised that US President Donald Trump would meet Kim over a historic summit around May end of early June. Mr. Pompeo, who first traveled to North Korea as Central Intelligence Agency chief in early April, is only the second sitting secretary of state to visit the reclusive nation with which the U.S.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:48

General classification riders will have to be wary on the run-in to the finish, positioning themselves to stay out of trouble and mark any late attacks. With numerous riders suffering a string of inopportune punctures - and the pace high on a gradual descent towards the rolling final kilometres - the race became very nervous.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:38

Citing an official Syrian Defense Ministry, the Syrian Arab News Agency reported that "the global reactions condemning and denouncing the USA decision have shown the United States' isolation and the mistake of its policies that could increase tensions in the world".

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:30

WASHINGTON ― The White House is preparing to send Congress a roughly $15 billion package of spending cuts Tuesday using an obscure budgetary process to rescind so-called unobligated funds while also preparing another package that would take money from the recently passed government funding bill.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:46

The $500,000 was deposited into the First Republic Bank account within 75 days of the payment to Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford, Avenatti said Tuesday, and may have been used to cover the costs of preventing Daniels from talking about an alleged affair with President Donald Trump in 2006.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:14

There aren't that many cultures where putting a shoe on the dining room table is acceptable behaviour, but for the Japanese there is clear etiquette against allowing outdoor shoes inside. "You don't need to know any culture to know that serving shoes at a dinner is WRONG!" wrote an Instagram follower of Segev under the picture the chef had posted of the meal.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:12

Facebook says it has learned the lessons of Russian meddling in the 2016 United States election, and is working on changes to make election campaigns more transparent. It added: "We will then assess and act on those reports". The campaigners were pushing for Facebook and other social media companies to ban the practice, saying online and offline regulation should be the same.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:04

Tickets go on sale for the general public starting on May 12 at 10 a.m. local time through LiveNation. Along with scoring the biggest streaming week for an album so far in 2018, KOD has earned the third-biggest streaming week for an album in all of chart history.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:57

Gina Haspel , the CIA's current deputy director, goes before the Senate intelligence committee on Wendesday for confirmation as the CIA's director. Haspel was due to be confirmed to the role of director by the Senate on Wednesday but was called to the White House before the weekend over questions about her involvement in the CIA's controversial interrogation program , anonymous administration sources told the Post .

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:52

I will run for speaker", she told the Boston Globe's editorial board last week. But Democrats need to win in red areas to take back the House, and her message seems to be significantly different than the one the candidates who will decide that desire.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:37

After the completion of the presidency of Barack Obama in The Washington Post reported, citing numerous sources, that Obama ordered to allocate funds cyberwarfare in the network infrastructure of Russian Federation. He is now back in Arizona, recovering from surgery for an intestinal infection. "I shouldn't have said anything yesterday". McCain also took jabs at the president , "the appearance of toughness or a reality show facsimile of toughness seems to matter more than any of our ...

by | May 08, 2018 | 21:48

San Gorgonio and 8 miles north of Cabazon, according to the USGS. An aftershock measured at 3.2 magnitude followed minutes later. The strong jolt was felt as far away as Long Beach, Whittier and San Diego, according to social media and the USGS's Did You Feel It Map .

by | May 08, 2018 | 21:38

The participating countries and also Portugal , Spain and the United Kingdom have the right to vote in the first semifinal. Portugal is hosting the competition for the first time. The Irish, with their fair share of victories - seven, from 1970 to 1997 - seem less interested in the contest nowadays. The Eurovision 2018 grand final will be on Saturday, May 12 at 8pm BST when the remaining 26 entries will be battling it out to be crowned the victor.

by | May 08, 2018 | 18:42

Azaria was initially sentenced to 18-months in prison after being convicted of manslaughter for shooting Palestinian terrorist Abdel Fattah al-Sharif as he lay prone and immobilized on the ground after carrying out a stabbing attack against Israeli soldiers in Hebron in March 2016.

by | May 08, 2018 | 18:36

In a press release Monday, Colyer said the call to back off from a three-year limit came after conversations with the federal agency in charge of that program made clear the Trump administration wouldn't allow it. "This important provision will help improve outcomes and ensure that Kansans are empowered to achieve self-sufficiency". Kansas was one of five states to request lifetime limits.

by | May 08, 2018 | 18:27

Volvo Cars has a strong history of sharing safety knowledge with others in the interest of saving as many lives as possible. It comes as standard in 60 and 90 Series model and is also available on new XC40 Crossover. "An alert issued well in advance gives all drivers of nearby cars and trucks the same opportunity to reduce speed, adjust their driving to the traffic situation, and avoid a collision", he explained.

by | May 08, 2018 | 16:06

Hezbollah, which was created in the 1980s to fight against Israel and now battles in Syria alongside regime forces, is listed as a terror organization by the United States . The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah on Monday praised provisional parliamentary election results as vindicating his Shiite group's armed operations. He said it would maintain its "strategic alliance" with the Iran-backed Hezbollah militant group.

by | May 08, 2018 | 15:30

Iowa State is now in a tie for 10th place with Old Dominion, five shots behind sixth place Wisconsin at 2-over-par. McKenna Vanko registered a birdie on Hole 1 and Hole 2 (par 4) and is tied for 24th overall with a 78. Chipman tallied four birdies, one bogey and 13 pars during her round. Freshman Diane Baillieux shot a 77 and is tied for 70th place. BU senior Amy Lee and junior Maria Vesga are tied for 21st after shooting even par, while sophomore Fiona Liddell had a 3-over 75.

by | May 08, 2018 | 13:50

Pilot bodies were found by rescue teams and taken to the operating base. Thus, according to the official version of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, the helicopter crashed due to "technical problems". Both pilots were also killed in this crash. On May 3, a Russian Su-30SM fighter jet crashed over the Mediterranean Sea while moving upwards after the takeoff from the Hemymim airbase.

by | May 08, 2018 | 13:47

During this two-year period, the Low and Middle Income Tax Offset would disappear altogether. The top marginal tax rate would remain at 45 cents, but the income threshold at which it kicks in would rise from $180,001 to $200,001. The change would mean 94 per cent of taxpayers would face a marginal tax rate of 32.5 per cent by then, compared to 63 per cent under current settings.

by | May 08, 2018 | 13:09

The Tamil Nadu government has announced that each student who had to travel outside will be given the train fair in addition to monetary assistance of Rs 1,000 per candidate. Locals and people from the Vadi Hira trust sprang into action and invited all the waiting parents standing outside the exam centre into the trust office and the Mosque, and made arrangements for food and water.

by | May 08, 2018 | 12:06

Shamej suffered serious cut injuries and died on the way to the government medical college hospital in Kozhikode. Police said Babu Kannipoil, a former councillor and branch secretary, was attacked by a group of assailants near his house. Babu Kannappoyil, a former CPI (M) counsellor, was hacked to death at around 10 pm on Monday. The CPI (M) has called for a strike today in Kannur district and Mahe .