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by | March 01, 2018 | 12:29

The PKK , who have fought a low-level guerrilla war against the Turkish government for almost 40 years, has been classified as a terrorist group by the US, EU, and UN. Macron also told Erdogan in a phone call that it was imperative that the ceasefire be fully respected. Operation Olive Branch will continue despite a UN Security Council resolution envisaging a 30-day nationwide ceasefire in Syria.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:28

This is not the first time that the former prime minister and his daughter have targeted the country's senior judges over the Panama Papers disqualification verdict that put an end to Nawaz Sharif's third tenure as the country's prime minister.

by | March 01, 2018 | 09:51

Bush and first lady Barbara Bush , and President Bill Clinton. The White House says President Trump will attend Friday's funeral for the Rev. Billy Graham. President Donald Trump is scheduled to be among the 2,300 people expected for the final rites of the man who was known as "America's Pastor". Under Franklin Graham's leadership - whatever you think of his politically conservative bent - the ministry that bears his father's name is effectively harnessing the internet.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:43

A handful of the victims subsequently took pluck to jump off the captors' train; a few more were rescued in military raids, while 100 were released last May by captors in a deal with the present Muhammadu Buhari presidency. "As they passed by me, I saw the girls". I know you are pained but I also believe that Insha Allah, these girls will be rescued very soon. Allah said he will forgive whoever repents and asks him for forgiveness.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:43

The quake, which occurred at 1744GMT, had a depth of 35 kilometres (22 miles), it added. More concerning was any heavy masonry used in industrial construction, he said. "ExxonMobil PNG has confirmed that the PNG LNG facility at Hides has also been safely shut down". Papua New Guinea sits on the Pacific Ring of Fire, an area known for seismic upheavals and volcanic eruptions.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:39

The news followed shortly after B.C. Premier John Horgan revealed his government is seeking clarification on the legality of its pipeline opposition in the courts. "stall or stop" the project. The Kelowna Chamber is pleased that the Alberta Premier has chose to lift Alberta's short-lived ban on BC Wine imports and is optimistic both Premiers shelve any further mention or consideration of "boycotts" on any products.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:40

Paintings found in three caves in Spain were created more than 64,000 years ago, 20,000 years before modern humans arrived in Europe , meaning they must have been made by Neanderthals , the University of Southampton said in a statement .

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:38

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been calling for simultaneous Lok Sabha and assembly polls. As things stand now, the Congress-led opposition has 123 MPs (including 54 of the Congress) in a house of 233 elected members (apart from 12 Nominated), while the NDA has 83 members (including 58 of BJP ) plus four Independents who support the BJP (these include MPs Rajeev Chandrashekhar, Subhash Chandra, Sanjay Dattatraya Kakade and Amar Singh).

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:38

He said the party must choose a leader "who will deliver for regional Australia rather than serve at the table of the elitists" metropolitan feast in the hope of nicking a few scraps for the bush'. Nationals MP George Christensen on dormant joint committee on publications. He called on Saturday for the Nats to end its coalition with an "aimless" Liberal Party.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:32

Two policemen have been killed in two separate terrorist attacks on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir, . A policeman lost his life in a militant attack at Soura in Srinagar on Sunday. The martyred security personnel has been identified as Constable Farooq Ahmad, said reports. Witnesses and police sources said Kultar Singh was shot in the abdomen multiple times by a group of suspected militants who barged into a security post outside Sheikh-ul-Alam shrine in Chrari Sharief town of Budgam ...

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:31

Baramulla deputy commissioner Nasir Ahmad Naqash and senior superintendent of police Imtiyaz Hussain have promised all the help to the people staying in the camp. When contacted, SDM Uri Dr Sagar D Doifode said that nearly 8,000 people have been affected due to the shelling in the past three days. While the Army refused to comment on the announcements made from across the border, it accused Pakistan of violating the ceasefire.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:25

The US-Mexican border wall , one of the most controversial promises in Donald Trump " s presidential campaign, seems to be today " s main reason for the cancellation of the visit by President Enrique Peña Nieto to the United States . Officials from the United States and Mexico say President Trump refused to agree publicly to affirm Nieto's position that his country will not fund construction of a border wall .

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:25

More walkouts are planned in the coming weeks - including a " national school walkout " on March 14 at 10 a.m. A march on the nation's Capitol is scheduled for March 24. "Moments like this one create important opportunities for students to learn about civic engagement, and schools should support them-not punish them-as they use their political voices".

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:24

They see nothing wrong in celebrating an alleged "mammoth crowd" that received Buhari in Adamawa a day after Boko Haram sacked the town of Dapchi ". How many precisely were abducted, how many are back, and how many are in captivity? The attack in Dapchi has again raised questions about Nigeria's ability to secure hard-to-reach rural areas and its grip on security in the unforgiving, semi-desert region.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:21

For three years from 1997 to 1999, during the tenure of Nawaz Sharif as prime minister, Pakistan witnessed improvement on the index with 2.5 and 2.7 score respectively except for 1999 (2.2 score) following a military coup in October that year.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:17

Teachers across West Virginia walked off the job Thursday, demonstrating at the state Capitol and at some schools in frustration over what they say is state leaders' refusal to pay them and fund their benefits adequately. "And you know because everybody has a voice but there are many other people out there too that you know we're all hurting in many ways", he said. But that wasn't almost enough to satisfy West Virginia teachers, who want a more permanent fix to the PEIA and the state's low ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:19

According to United Nations inspectors, Iran continues to be in compliance with that condition. He also called for further enhancing of bilateral relations between Iran and Germany in economic and political fields. For his part, German ambassador Michael Klor-Berchtold highlighted the growing activities of German companies in Iran, saying some of these companies didn't leave Iran even under the worldwide sanctions over its nuclear program.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:12

Omar Zwak, a spokesman for Helmand's provincial government, said an explosive-laden vehicle killed two soldiers and wounded another in Nad-e Aali District. The Islamic State (IS) terrorist group reportedly claimed responsibility for Kabul attack. The NDS compound is located near to the headquarters of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the USA embassy.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:08

The filing reveals Dropbox has lost more than US$1 billion since its inception. The company made public its filing on Friday, but noted that it submitted documents past year in a confidential filing with the SEC under rules for "emerging" growth companies.

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:31

He said: "We haven't had temperatures that low in late February since 2013". "When that happens it tends to cause cold spells". Freezing air from Russian Federation is to grip Ireland in what is set to be the coldest late February in years.

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:20

An worldwide drug trafficking ring operating out of the Russian Embassy in Buenos Aires was dismantled and several arrests made, Argentine police announced on Thursday. Blizniouk is a Buens Aires police officer accused of facilitating the shipment to get through customs. "The above-mentioned consignment was found ready to be shipped at one of the Russian embassy's facilities in Buenos Aires, which is an educational and residential compound", she said.

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:19

Punjabi Adabi Board President Parveen Malik told The Express Tribune that according to the Article 3 of the Constitution, the government was bound to promote regional languages. The Bangladesh's embassy in Ankara on Wednesday organized an event to mark the International Mother Language Day and to commemorate the martyrs of Bengali Language movement in 1952.

by | February 23, 2018 | 05:09

A vehicle slammed into Middlesex Hospital in Middletown Thursday morning, in what city officials say was an intentional act. However, he did say he doesn't believe there is an active threat to the community, and that authorities believe it is an isolated incident.

by | February 23, 2018 | 05:07

The twin-engine turboprop ATR 72 was more than 24 years old. Recovered bodies, he said, were being removed by vehicle since helicopters have been unable to land at the crash site due to adverse weather conditions. Iran's commercial passenger aircraft fleet has been involved in several accidents in recent years, including a crash near Tehran that killed 40 people in August 2014.

by | February 23, 2018 | 05:04

Netanyahu's former chief of staff Ari Harow has also signed a state witness settlement in which he agreed to testify against his former mentor. Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, have always been saddled with a penchant for expensive tastes and questionable use of public funds.