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by | April 23, 2018 | 21:54

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting China this week for an informal meeting with President Xi Jinping , as efforts at rapprochement in ties between the two giant neighbours gather pace. The Modi-Xi assembly is happening from the backdrop of some string of high profile connections involving your two countries beginning with Mr Wang's visit to India in December, " the first immediately after Dokalam stand-off.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:51

The large explosion echoed across the city, shattering windows miles from the attack site and damaging nearby vehicles. Isis claimed responsibility in a statement carried by its Aamaq news agency, saying it had targeted Shia "apostates". President Ghani - under worldwide pressure to hold long-delayed parliamentary elections this year - condemned the attack and said it "cannot divert us from our aims or weaken this national democratic process".

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:44

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee will vote on Pompeo's nomination Monday. Cory Gardner has criticized his colleagues on the Foreign Relations Committee for their "hypocrisy" as they prepare for a vote this week to move CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination to be secretary of state to the Senate floor.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:46

Bob Vance, son of the assassinated judge who is also a judge himself, was quoted in local media as saying there "wasn't any real good reason" for Moody's targeting of his father. An Alabama jury convicted him of capital murder five years later, and he was put on the state's death row. Moody had maintained he was framed. They said he then sent out additional package bombs to make it look like the Ku Klux Klan was behind the judge's murder.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:44

The senator brought her newborn daughter, Maile, who was born last week, into the Senate gallery for a vote on President Donald Trump's nominee to lead NASA. Senate. On Thursday she joined her mother, Illinois Democratic Sen. "We have to be an example for the rest of the country and that's why we're doing this, in addition to - we'd like more women in the Senate", she said .

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:44

Accompanied by the party's chief ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa, union minister Sadananda Gowda and party's Hoskote candidate Sharath Bachche Gowda, he appealed to the party supporters to ensure that Yeddyurappa becomes Chief Minister in the assembly elections on May 12.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:43

The measure is on the Judiciary Committee's agenda for Thursday, but due to the panel's rules the bill will be marked up the following week. Grassley, an Iowa Republican, who, like a number of Republicans, has expressed concern that the bill is an unconstitutional infringement on the president's powers as chief executive, had been preparing an amendment to the legislation, though the contents of the measure have not yet been released.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:40

Theresa May's hopes of leaving the customs union may be dashed if the United Kingdom wishes to avoid a hard border with Ireland . Speaking at the Policy Exchange think tank in London, Sir Ivan said that the economic solution was not regarded as "a runner" on the other side of the Channel, because of Mrs May's insistence on leaving the single market and customs union.

by | April 21, 2018 | 10:34

On the sidelines, she held a almost 30-minute one-on-one meeting with the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, during which the two leaders held talks on a wide range of bilateral issues, with a particular focus on development cooperation, according to the Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

by | April 21, 2018 | 10:36

Passengers rushed to pull her back inside and then provided CPR but she was later pronounced dead. The other 148 people on Flight 1380, which was traveling from New York City to Dallas, survived. After the engine explosion pitched the aircraft 41 degrees to the left, the plane's pilot Tammie Jo Shults and her co-pilot Darren Ellisor steadied the 737 and began a rapid emergency descent.

by | April 21, 2018 | 10:32

Recreational marijuana is now legal in nine states and the District of Columbia , while 29 states have laws allowing the drug for medicinal use. Senator Charles Schumer is now joining the bandwagon to decriminalize marijuana. "This means that federal agents will not be arresting people, trying people for marijuana use", Schumer said in his video post . The move is coming on 4/20, the unofficial holiday celebrating marijuana use and culture.

by | April 21, 2018 | 10:32

Iohannis had "not been consulted or informed over this process", his office said in an April 20 statement. On Thursday evening the head of the ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD), Liviu Dragnea , told the Antena 3 TV channel: "The decision has been taken.

by | April 21, 2018 | 10:32

The coalition attack also forced the Syrian authorities and the Russian military to change route plans and once again negotiate with some local groups in Douma to facilitate the safe access of the OPCW investigators to the site of the alleged chemical attack.

by | April 21, 2018 | 10:25

British bomb was found during construction work near the city's central train station. In connection with the operation of its disposal from 10:00 local time, the trains cease to stop at the main station, and from 11:30 a.m. More than 70 years after the end of the war, unexploded bombs are regularly found, a potentially deadly legacy of the intense Allied bombing campaign against Nazi Germany.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:32

The four judges had given a statement earlier asserting that " the death of Judge Loya was natural ". "We must lean in favour of the version of the four judicial officers unless strong and indisputable circumstances are shown to doubt their credibility".

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:34

The new president will be the first person outside the Castro family to lead the island since in almost six decades. Now, after more than a decade in charge and after some of the biggest changes in Cuba's history, Raul Castro is expected to step down and hand over leadership to the first non-Castro since the country's Communist revolution in the 1950s .

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:31

Cuban President Raul Castro (L) and First Vice-President Miguel Diaz-Canel (C) arrive for a National Assembly session that named the latter as the candidate to succeed Castro as president, in Havana, April 18, 2018. The new Cuban president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, assured today that the mandate he initiates will be to give "continuity to the Cuban Revolution in a historical and crucial moment", reported dpa news.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:33

Karen McDougal's settlement with the company that owns the National Enquirer "restores to me the rights to my life story and frees me from this contract that I was misled into signing almost two years ago", she said in a statement Wednesday .

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:31

Schulenberg, who is accused of illegally prescribing Prince an opioid a week before the musician died, will pay $30,000 in a settlement for a federal court case over the prescription, the US Attorney's office announced on Thursday . Schulenberg initially denied prescribing medication but said he prescribed anti-nausea drugs and vitamin D for Prince . Shortly after his death, it was confirmed that he died from an opioid overdose .

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:30

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong similarly told the US Chamber of Commerce in August 2016 that the ratification of the TPP would be "a litmus test of your credibility", adding that the nation will be better off with its "doors open" to trade.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:30

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was found in contempt of court in a case involving the state's controversial voter registration law. The would-be voters submitted their applications at DMV offices, without providing documentary proof of citizenship , like a birth certificate or passport, as required by the state law Kobach argues Kansas needs to prevent voter fraud.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:26

However journalists who were escorted to the site on Monday by Syrian government authorities filed differing accounts of what happened in the alleged attack . Hours after the alleged chemical attack , the rebel faction that controlled the town, the Army of Islam, relented and was evacuated along with thousands of residents.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:21

House District seat, now held by Republican Congressman Mike Turner. Now, schools can punish students involved with the walkout. On March 20, to observe the anniversary, approximately 120 students from North Caroline High School gathered on the athletic field for 17 minutes, and three students from Colonel Richardson High School met in the auditorium for 17 minutes.

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:07

Mr. Dawood added: "The entertainment industry in Saudi Arabia holds incredible promise and we are firmly committed to seeing the exciting world of global, regional and Saudi filmmaking featured in cinemas in every major city in the Kingdom, as set out in Vision 2030".

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:05

The ALA uses data collected from the Air Quality Index and the EPA to rank counties and cities across the country. This could be attributed to the fact that emissions from heavy oil and gas activity in neighboring New Mexico - which does not have strong clean air rules for oil and gas facilities - are increasing pollution levels in La Plata.