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by | May 15, 2018 | 22:23

Michel Barnier , the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, yesterday told ministers from the remaining 27 member states that "little progress" had been made on the issues of Ireland and governance since the council last met in March. Brussels has set the tight timeline so that a full divorce agreement can be tabled by October, to give the European and British parliaments time to ratify it by the day Britain leaves the bloc on March 29, 2019.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:22

The Immigration Department, which earlier denied that Najib and his wife were barred from leaving, says in a brief statement Saturday the duo have "just been blacklisted from leaving the country". Sedia Disiasat (Ready To Be Investigated ) - The former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar, is ready to be investigated on any issues related prior the 14th General Election (GE14) as Harian Metro frontpaged that Khalid and the former Attorney General Tan Sri Apandi Ali ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:21

Nick Read will become Vodafone's Group Chief Executive Officer in October, succeeding Vittorio Colao . Chief financial officer Nick Read, 53, has been promoted to the top job, having been groomed as the preferred internal candidate. New Delhi, May 15 Vodafone India today posted operating profit of Rs 9,805 crore for the financial year 2017-18, ended March 31. "He has been an exemplary leader and strategic visionary who has overseen a dramatic transformation of Vodafone into a global ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:22

The Taliban urged the Afghan nation to boycott the elections and said that the country was "occupied" by foreign forces. Mohammad Sarwar Osmani, a lawmaker form Farah province, also confirmed the Taliban attacks. " The Taliban are moving very fast, if the government does not take serious and speedy action, the province is going to collapse to Taliban ", said Hamidullah, a resident of the city reached by telephone.

by | May 15, 2018 | 22:22

Iran has pledged to restart its program to enrich uranium if the deal collapses. The U.S. withdrawal from the Iran deal has upset Washington's European allies, cast uncertainty over global oil supplies and raised the risk of conflict in the Middle East.

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:14

The couple and their two boys, aged 16 and 18 and two girls, aged 10 and 12, were linked to Jemaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD), a local group inspired by the Islamic State (IS), National Police Chief Gen. Marriott and Ritz Carlton hotels, which left seven people dead. Police closed off all three locations during the investigation and President Joko Widodo called the attacks "barbaric" and said he would "uproot the cells entirely".

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:14

Sunday, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department said . The mother also says the bear let go of her daughter when she began screaming at the animal. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers and federal wildlife services officers are now tracking the bear. Authorities warned people in the area that there may be more law enforcement personnel than usual because of the potentially fatal incident.

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:13

Last year's finalist has gradually improved on clay in the last two years and has to be considered among the favourites for this year's French Open, based on his improving form. Zverev hopes to win his second title of the year and the eighth of his career. I don't think I faced breakpoints in the whole tournament. Nadal had not dropped a set on his way to an 11th Monte-Carlo Masters and 11th Barcelona title, and was favourite to defend his Madrid title too.

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:11

Now in service with China has two aircraft carriers. The new aircraft carrier's first sea voyage is the latest milestone in China's move to modernize its military, a plan which also includes developing stealth jets and anti-satellite missiles.

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:10

Dame Tessa, who was the MP for Dulwich and West Norwood from 1992 to 2015, held government ministerial positions including Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport and Minister for the Olympics. She played the pivotal role in gathering, and maintaining government support for a bid and subsequently putting in place the structures necessary to deliver The Games.

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:02

The border march on Monday will coincide with the historic movement of the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . Police said over 30,000 people took part in Sunday's festivities, as revellers waved Israeli flags, singing and dancing through the city's streets.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:49

While law enforcement officials scrambled to find the shooter, the school was placed on a lock-down that would last for two hours. Investigators say the shooting stemmed from a dispute between the shooter and the victim, but are still trying to pin down the exact motive.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:46

Nearly incredible must be the swingback in Malaysian politics, verily an electoral quake. Mahathir, who at 92 is the world's oldest leader, ran for election on the agreement that, if the opposition won he would secure a royal pardon for Anwar and then step aside to let him take over as prime minister.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:46

North Korea announced on Saturday that it would hold a ceremony on May 23-25 to dismantle its nuclear test site in a public show of goodwill toward the global community before President Donald Trump's planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un .

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:45

I want to die. "In fact his last words were: 'This is taking an awfully long time!' ". His last meal was fish and chips, and Exit International director Philip Nitschke helped organize Beethoven's 9th Symphony to be played at his death, a spontaneous request by Goodall prompted by a reporter's question at a news conference on Wednesday.

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:32

Schneiderman". Gleason declined to discuss the details of what he told Cohen, or anything that resulted from either that call or from Dunleavy's contact with Trump. He has not returned a request for comment but he did reveal more details this afternoon in an interview with The New York Times . "Just to be clear: not one source for our story on Schneiderman has any ties to Trump or Michael Cohen ", tweeted New Yorker reporter Jane Mayer .

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:34

Richard Rosenbaum , the firm's executive chairman, said Giuliani's resignation went into effect on Wednesday. Over the last two weeks, Giuliani has familiarized himself with Mueller's investigation and has also represented Trump on cable network news programs and in various other media outlets .

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:31

West Australian Police Commissioner Chris Dawson held a snap press conference a few hours later to confirm seven people had been killed in what appeared to be a murder-suicide on the property . The incident prompted the nation to introduce stringent gun controls . A phone call led police to the scene at about 5:15 a.m., authorities said.

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:33

Merkel made the comment while addressing an audience at a Catholic conference in Muenster, according to TASS . She criticized that it was "not right" to unilaterally terminate such an important worldwide agreement. Additionally, she urged Tehran to help de-escalate spiralling conflicts in the Middle East. The deal had been negotiated between Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council - Britain, China, France, Russia and the United States - plus Germany.

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:28

The woman refused to sign her ticket, which is against the law in Georgia, and was told she would be arrested for not complying. One of the officers can been heard on the video yelling, "You're not in charge, shut the [expletive] up and get out of the vehicle", before two other officers are seen attempting to pull her from the auto.

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:28

She reportedly made her cruel remark in a White House meeting on May 10, when several staffers were discussing Senator John McCain's decision to withhold his support for Donald Trump's nominee for Central Intelligence Agency chief, Gina Haspel .

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:48

The group has been shown on Iraqi TV dressed in yellow prison uniforms. In a statement Thursday, May 10, 2018 , coalition spokesman Army Col. Ryan Dillon said that US -backed Syrian forces have captured five senior Islamic State group leaders.

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:49

Local officials say the full extent of the damage is not yet clear. The death toll of Nakuru's Patel Dam, which broke its banks on Wednesday evening, has risen to 43 even as search a rescue operation continue. Nakuru governor Lee Kinyanjui said 450 homes had been hit by the floodwaters and safety engineers had been sent to inspect three other dams nearby.

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:46

Sticking the knife in, Burch also said that he certainly wasn't looking to trade on Dre's reputation because it would be "a bad reflection upon me as a doctor ", citing lyrics he said were homophobic and misogynistic. Drai-finding that use of this name does not violate the trademark of Dr. Dre , the famed rapper . 'I was hurt that someone was attacking me in my position as being a doctor, ' he added.

by | May 11, 2018 | 01:46

Thousands are expected on the first day of the General Assembly's session for the " March for Students and Rally for Respect ", organized by the N.C. Association of Educators. "Protesting is a right, but it can be just as effective during non-school hours". " North Carolina leads the nation in bringing teacher pay to a competitive level".