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by | May 13, 2018 | 01:06

The Italian news agency Ansa quoted Milan Chief Prosecutor Roberto Alfonso as saying that prosecutors will decide whether to appeal against the tribunal's decision. Right block, including Berlusconi's political force, won the parliamentary elections in Italy in March 2018. Although he was given a four-year prison sentence in that case, he escaped with a year of community service in an old people's home because in Italy, the over-70s don't usually go to jail.

by | May 13, 2018 | 00:58

As an alternative, Ms Banerjee mentioned, the federal front that she and other regional functions promote, will soon be "the future". "But the fact is, in the present situation of the country, the Congress can never have a majority of its own", the Trinamool Congress chief told a Bengali news channel, according to news agency Press Trust of India.

by | May 13, 2018 | 00:25

Interestingly, no incumbent government has been re-elected in Karnataka since 1985. On one side, the Congress and the BJP kept attacking each other on several issues including corruption, administration, development, farmers and women's security, while the JDS said the people of Karnataka will choose a non-BJP and non-Congress government.

by | May 13, 2018 | 00:24

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo exits his plane on arrival in Pyongyang, North Korea, May 9, 2018. The allies get Trump's argument that the deal does not curb Iran's development of missiles and support for terrorism and proxy wars.

by | May 13, 2018 | 00:08

Malaysia's controversial former premier has announced that he is stepping down as Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman and Umno president with immediate effect after the BN coalition suffered a disastrous defeat in the 14th General Election. Mahathir said the new government would seek the release and full pardon of Anwar Ibrahim , an opposition leader imprisoned on sodomy charges that Anwar and his supporters said were fabricated by the National Front to crush the opposition.

by | May 13, 2018 | 00:00

Answering reporters' questions in Paris, two weeks after talks with Trump in Washington, Prince Mohammed bin Salman compared the deal to the 1938 Munich Agreement which was meant by European powers to appease Nazi Germany but ended in war. In January, grassroots protests spread like wildfire and for the first time, angry crowds burned pictures of the previously untouchable supreme leader.

by | May 12, 2018 | 23:47

In China, which is Iran's single biggest buyer of oil, Shanghai crude futures posted their biggest intra-day rally since their launch in March, rising more than 4.5 percent to a dollar-denominated record above $75 per barrel. The state's junior U.S. Senator Tom Cotton is chief among the champions of the President's move. They will grumble and accept it. "The ministers recognise that Iran will only stay inside the deal if it is confident that the promised economic benefits can survive ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 23:42

They fashioned her attractive character. Either way, I'll take it. One hundred percent of proceeds from these rose chocolates go to Every Mother Counts, so while Mom is nibbling on dark chocolate-salted caramel and peanut butter candy, she'll be helping moms around the world.

by | May 12, 2018 | 23:42

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the USA decision to withdraw from the deal was a serious blow. Israeli airstrikes struck Iranian military installations inside Syria on Thursday - its biggest co-ordinated assault on Syria since the 1973 Mideast war - in retaliation for an Iranian rocket barrage on Israeli positions in the occupied Golan Heights.

by | May 12, 2018 | 22:45

North Korea has said it will hold a "ceremony" for the dismantling of its nuclear test site from May 23-25. The North said they plan to invite journalists from the United States , South Korea , China, Russia and Britain to inspect the dismantling process.

by | May 12, 2018 | 22:32

Trump won the presidency in 2016 in part on his strength in the industrial Midwest states of MI and OH, which employ thousands of people in auto and parts manufacturing. And you have been meeting these standards while enjoying record profits. "We're really talking about environmental (controls), CAFE standards, and manufacturing of millions of more cars within the United States", Trump, known for his "America First" policies, said at the top of the meeting, referring to the Corporate ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 22:13

In the back row, it's the same trio that accounted for Scarlets in the semi-final with Scott Fardy, Dan Leavy and Jordi Murphy completing the starting XV. We're in Bilboa, Spain, for the 2018 European Rugby Champions Cup Final between Leinster and Racing 92 . The former New Zealand global was originally named on the bench for the clash in Bilbao on Saturday - with Pat Lambie preferred at fly-half - but the 36-year-old will now miss the match entirely with Remi Tales taking his place in ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:49

He was supposed to be released from prison on June 8, according to the Prisons Department in a statement this January. "We will begin the. proper process of obtaining a pardon for Datuk Sri Anwar", said Mahathir. "Whether Anwar will be part of the Cabinet or not will be decided when the time comes", he said. "The attorney-general has undermined his own credibility".

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:26

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said Friday that hiring Cohen was a "big mistake ". "There is certainly plenty AT&T would like to get out of the Trump administration", noted the far-left media outlet Vox , adding that AT&T is now attempting to get a $ 85 billion merger with Time Warner approved through the Trump administration.

by | May 12, 2018 | 20:01

Screenshot via Letitia Chai / FacebookA female student at Cornell University stripped down to her underwear-twice-before presenting her senior thesis to professors and other students. The only individual that did not authorize the letter was Chai, the worldwide trainee as well as an additional pupil that was lacking from the day.

by | May 12, 2018 | 19:15

United States President Donald Trump has announced his planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place on June 12 in Singapore . White House spokesman Raj Shah said the country has relationships with both the US and North Korea , meaning both presidents' security - and a sense of neutrality - can be assured.

by | May 12, 2018 | 19:00

It is understandable given their Champions League exploits that Liverpool's league form should have dipped a little but they will guarantee another place at the top table if they avoid defeat at Anfield. "The next step is winning stuff but this is a big year for us, hopefully we can have a massive year next year and win some trophies". On what his legacy is: trophies or stadium? .

by | May 12, 2018 | 18:36

Scientists previously said the site may have partially collapsed in September. According to South Korean news agency, Yonhap, North Korea said it is taking "technical measures" to dismantle its nuclear test site, moving closer to honouring an offer made by its leader Kim Jong-un during the inter-Korean summit last month.

by | May 12, 2018 | 17:11

Ireland's staggering 144-year wait for Test cricket was a memorable one to say the least after two Irish players smashed into Pakistan batsman Imam-ul-Haq in the opening ball of the match, leaving him dazed and confused on the floor. Fast bowler Boyd Rankin, who achieved his Test ambition for England in 2014 and returned to Ireland in 2016, is part of the golden generation of Irish cricketers who have been rewarded with places in the first Test squad.

by | May 12, 2018 | 16:42

Further discussion includes the state Supreme Court upholding Oklahoma's Voter ID law and the Senate Democrats select Kay Floyd as their next leader. Fallin's veto comes after several Republican gubernatorial candidates urged her to sign the bill, the Associated Press reports .

by | May 12, 2018 | 15:37

Without naming Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and Maulana Masood Azhar's militant organisations - Jamaat-ud-Dawah and Jaish-e-Mohammad, - operating in the country with impunity, Sharif said: "Militant organisations are active in Pakistan".

by | May 12, 2018 | 15:27

Earlier, CNN reported that two Russian Tu-95 bombers had been intercepted by US F-22s off the Alaskan coast. Russian long-range combers got into the Air Defense Identification Zone which extends for around 200 miles from Alaska's western coast.

by | May 12, 2018 | 15:12

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on a statement, which acting Russian Presidential Aide for Military and Technical Cooperation Vladimir Kozhin gave in an interview with the newspaper Izvestia , reported Russian state news agency TASS, "Technologically, it is absolutely incorrect to link this [Kozhin's words] with Netanyahu's visit because the interview was given before Netanyahu's visit", the acting Kremlin spokesman pointed out.

by | May 12, 2018 | 14:45

Varjoranta, who was within the function for almost 5 years, will likely be changed briefly by Massimo Aparo, an Italian nuclear engineer who was most not too long ago the company's prime inspector for Iran . "The Prime Minister raised the potential impact of United States sanctions on those firms which are now conducting business in Iran". The JCPOA went into effect in January 2016.

by | May 12, 2018 | 14:02

There is concern that the United Kingdom would need to align itself closely to the EU's rules and regulations on products - the Single Market - in order to make this a viable option. The report echoed the opinion of many food industry bodies in stressing the importance of tariff free trade with the European Union, and was dubious about the Government's belief that the current tariff-free or low-tariff arrangements with non-EU countries could be "rolled over" post-Brexit.