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by | July 13, 2017 | 16:53

China, the world's largest coal buyer, imported 21.6 million tonnes of coal in June, down from a month ago, preliminary customs data showed on Thursday. President Trump has repeatedly criticized China over its trade with North Korea, calling on it to exert more pressure on Kim Jong-un's regime. Tensions between the two countries have intensified in recent months amid disagreements over how to handle the growing North Korea threat.

by | July 13, 2017 | 15:48

Numerous original cast members, including Streep, 67, Amanda Seyfried, 31, Colin Firth , 56, and Pierce Brosnan, 64, and Dominic Cooper, 38, are set to reprise their respective roles in the sequel/prequel. Benny Anderson and Björn Ulvaeus from ABBA will return as executive producers and to add music and lyrics. The original film, released back in 2008, was a box office hit and made more than $600 million worldwide.

by | July 13, 2017 | 15:48

Every world leader can't necessarily be at everything, and others do take their place when a G20 leader steps out-but the Washington Post notes their seats are typically filled by government ministers. A Russian official tweeted, then deleted, a photo of the first daughter sitting alongside the world leaders. . Following criticism from ethics experts, Ivanka was officially appointed as an unpaid advisor to her father in the White House, alongside her husband earlier in March this year.

by | July 13, 2017 | 15:50

After President Donald Trump responded to criticism of his daughter Ivanka Trump sitting in on a meeting at last week's G-20 summit by tweeting about Hillary and Chelsea Clinton, the former first daughter tweeted a reply of her own on Twitter Monday morning.

by | July 13, 2017 | 15:31

Photographs reveal the incredible moment a wild elephant was rescued at sea about 10 miles (16km) off the Sri Lankan coast. The officers jumped into the waters and eventually were able to tie a rope around the elephant. But they also said the intervention of the navy was necessary as elephants burn a lot of energy, and the salt water isn't good for their skin. It took place under the close watch of wildlife officials and, after the mammal was safely landed ashore, Sri Lanka's Wildlife ...

by | July 13, 2017 | 15:32

Asked when she realised her snap election gambit had flopped, Mrs May told BBC Radio 5 Live: "It was when I heard the exit poll". The exit poll figures came as quite a shock to the once-confident PM. Despite acknowledging what a bad result it had been for her, Mrs May said she never once considered stepping down, despite facing repeated calls to resign.

by | July 13, 2017 | 15:28

Meanwhile, lawmaker Caroline Lucas , co-leader of the Green Party who has been pressing the government to release the full report, said the statement from Rudd was unacceptable. The statement added: "For a small number of organisations with which there are extremism concerns, overseas funding is a significant source of income".

by | July 13, 2017 | 15:24

A New Zealand woman has died after the force of a jet blast lifted her off the ground at a beach on St Maarten, next to a runway popular among tourists wishing to experience the force of airplane engines up close. Local police, meanwhile, issued a fresh warning to tourists who were thinking of visiting the airport. "I met with the family of the deceased this evening and while they recognized that what they did was wrong, through the clearly visible danger signs, they regret that risk they ...

by | July 13, 2017 | 14:58

The court found that Zaur Dadayev shot Mr Nemtsov from a vehicle while the politician was walking with his girlfriend near the Kremlin, and that four other men acted as accomplices for supplying surveillance. " Zaur Dadayev shall be sentenced to 20 years of imprisonment in a strict regime penal colony, as well as a fine of 100,000 rubles", judge Yury Zhitnikov said when reading the sentence.

by | July 13, 2017 | 14:54

To participate in the event, I had to take a loan of 2.5 lakh. "I had to pay around Rs 70,000 for the hotel and more than Rs 40,000 for food. I was simply devastated". FOR last few months, when she was named for the Para Swimming World Series in Berlin, Kanchanmala Pande-Deshmukh and her husband Vinod had only one task at hand.

by | July 13, 2017 | 14:36

The central bank has a single mandate: control inflation. The adverse impact of rising interest rates on Canadian borrowers has been the headline of many stories. "2017-19 is likely to see the largest increase in mega projects' production in history, as the record 2011-13 capex commitment yields fruit", according to research by the U.S.

by | July 13, 2017 | 14:18

It tested nuclear explosive devices in 2006, 2009, 2013 and twice in 2016. "All nations should publicly demonstrate to North Korea that there are consequences to their pursuit of nuclear weapons", Tillerson said in a statement . Almost eight months after she mysteriously disappeared from public eyes, suggesting a widening marital discord, Ri Sol Ju , the wife of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , was recently spotted with her husband.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:58

The incident took place when they were returning home in Ballabhgarh, Haryana, from Delhi by a local train after Eid shopping. The wife of the victim claimed that it was mutton and not beef. The latest incident in Nagpur adds to the long list of such unprovoked attack on people accused of carrying beef across the country. Reports suggest that the four accused belong to the Prahar Sangathana.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:54

Charlie Gard 's parents disagree with Britain's most famous children's hospital on how best to care for the 11-month-old with a rare genetic condition. After a series of court battles, the family have been offered support by US President Donald Trump and the Pope, the latter having sent a tweet offering to help.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:52

The 71-year-old soared through the air for a few moments before slipping from his harness in front of hundreds of beachgoers. Roger John Hussey was briefly conscious when medics reached him Wednesday, but he died shortly afterward in a hospital, said police Lt.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:56

But Tuesday's initiative met a dismissive reaction from the Arab countries that imposed sanctions on Qatar last month. Qatar rejected the demands, saying they were unreasonable. He pointed out that the session is not a place of accusations, but rather a forum for Arab solidarity, noting that the Saudi representative accused Qatar of supporting terrorism without any evidences, whereas Qatar is an active member in all of the worldwide bodies and institutions that fight terrorism.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:54

The Telangana Police on Thursday arrested a legislator of the ruling TRS for his alleged misbehaviour with a woman collector of Mahabubabad district in Telangana. The police then summoned the MLA to the station in the morning and arrested him. KCR also threatened to suspend the MLA from the party, if he did not change his behaviour.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:28

He was arrested in June past year after posts from his Twitter account suggested security forces had tortured detainees in a Bahraini prison and during a military campaign in Yemen. The release explained that no individual should be prosecuted or imprisoned for exercising their human rights or fundamental freedoms. He added the Monday ruling can be appealed.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:06

If successful, it will be "the first time an animal is declared the owner of the property, instead of being declared a piece of property himself" AP reported PETA attorney Jeffrey Kerr as saying. Dhuey said the legal antics were more of a publicity stunt by PETA than a lawsuit. Dunning said Naruto can't hold copyright in part because he cannot grant permission to others to use his photos and can't benefit financially from the pictures.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:03

But critics, including the insurance industry, say it would split the sick and the healthy, leading to unsustainably high premiums for people with medical problems and pre-existing conditions, who may get priced out of the market unless taxpayers bail them out.

by | July 13, 2017 | 12:59

Boston Advisors Llc decreased Convergys Corp Com (CVG) stake by 72.29% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Federated Investors Inc acquired 73,643 shares as Burlington Stores Inc (BURL)'s stock rose 10.27%. The stock of Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER) has "Equal Weight" rating given on Monday, December 21 by CapitalOne. (NYSE:ATW) earned "Neutral" rating by Clarksons Platou on Thursday, September 22.

by | July 13, 2017 | 12:57

According to the report , 181,436 people arrived in Europe via the southern central Mediterranean a year ago - an increase of 18% on 2015 when the figure was 153,842. "Attempts to restrict NGO search and rescue operations risk endangering thousands of lives by limiting rescue boats from accessing the perilous waters near Libya", said Iverna McGowan, a senior director with Amnesty International.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:00

Warm & humid. Lows in the 70s. Patchy fog. Mostly cloudy. If you have plans on being outside for a long duration this weekend then you'll need sunscreen, lots of water, ways of cooling off and to stay weather aware in case a storm forms near your location.

by | July 13, 2017 | 12:11

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell told reporters that Republicans expect to unveil their revised healthcare bill Thursday, with new CBO estimates expected next week, according to Bloomberg. "I also know that if we want health care in rural places and across Kansas, Medicare and Medicaid need to compensate for the services they provide".

by | July 13, 2017 | 12:01

The deal is significant as Shell will be hold no upstream interests in Ireland following the sale, meaning it will no longer produce any oil or gas from the country or off its shores. Corrib , which lies about 10,000ft beneath the seabed, was discovered in 1996 by Enterprise Oil, which Shell bought in 2002. The controversy led to changes to the pipeline's path, including routing it through a 4.9 kilometer (3-mile-long) tunnel, the longest in Ireland, that increased the project's costs and ...