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by | September 06, 2017 | 17:35

Australia is one of the few remaining Western democracies that continues to outlaw gay marriage although opinion polls show that most Australians are in favour of... The court is under pressure to deliver a swift verdict, as survey letters are due to be sent to Australian households from next Tuesday. Barrister Ron Merkel QC said independent MP Andrew Wilkie has been denied the opportunity to vote in parliament on the issue.

by | September 06, 2017 | 17:31

Daca: voluta nel 2012 dall'ex presidente, la riforma consente agli immigrati senza permesso, entrati da bambini nel Paese, di evitare il rimpatrio e ricevere un permesso di lavoro biennale e rinnovabile. Critiche dalla Silicon Valley, che ha gia' indirizzato una lettera aperta a Trump firmata da 350 amministratori delegati chiedendogli di mantenere il programma, e da Wall street.

by | September 06, 2017 | 17:25

However, she managed to wriggle out of her cuffs, and into the driver's seat. Sponsler led officers on a 23-minute chase, with speeds hitting 100 miles per hour, police said. Bond is set at $18,000. The two officers called for additional help, which soon led to a high-speed chase, involving the Angelina County Sheriff's Office, the Texas Department of Public Safety, the Texas Parks and Wildlife, and the Zavalla Police Department.

by | September 06, 2017 | 17:23

Hassan was also training with the 162nd, which hosts the global F-16 fighter pilot training program. The 162nd Wing is the Air Guard's biggest F-16 training operation and conducts training missions across military ranges in Southern and Central Arizona.

by | September 06, 2017 | 17:24

North Korea on Sunday had claimed it had successfully detonated a hydrogen bomb - sixth nuclear test carried out by the country - which possibly triggered a 6.3-magnitude artificial natural disaster. Moon had his own stark message about the situation on the Korean Peninsula: "If North Korea's provocation doesn't stop here, I think could fall into an uncontrollable situation".

by | September 06, 2017 | 17:23

Areas to be affected include Dansville, Wellsville, Alfred, Whitesville, Friendship, Scio, Bolivar and Andover. National Weather Service radar indicates 60 miles per hour wind gusts. A band of heavy rain with lightning strikes moved into downtown Reading shortly after 5:30 p.m. The storms will hit the Carlisle area at 3:50 p.m., Mechanicsburg area at 4 p.m.

by | September 06, 2017 | 17:01

Han Tae Song, North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva, was addressing the UN-sponsored Conference on Disarmament two days after his country detonated its sixth nuclear test explosion. Earlier on Tuesday, Putin told journalists at the BRICS summit in China that North Korea will not abandon the development of nuclear weapons under the pressure of sanctions since it regards this program as a security issue, thus, the problem could only be solved by diplomatic means.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:57

Four states ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party – Haryana, Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Gujarat – reportedly accepted the court's suggestion immediately and said they would appoint nodal officers of the rank of Superintendent of Police (SP) to check the problem.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:57

Rocky Yadav is the son of former MLC of Janata Dal-United JD (U), Manorama Devi . Apart from Yadav, the court in Gaya district of Bihar also awarded life imprisonment to his cousin Tenny Yadav and a constable Rajesh Kumar in the same case while his father Bindi Yadav was awarded a five-year jail term.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:54

Texas Governor Greg Abbott , who accompanied the Trumps , has said his state may need more than $125 billion. "Let's not compare it to Sandy". Harvey , which was a Category 4 hurricane when it hit the Texas Gulf Coast late August 25, could be the costliest natural disaster in the nation's history.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:55

Frenchman Michel Barnier tweeted: 'I said: #Brexit = occasion to explain single market benefits in all countries, [including] my own. "We must first solve the problems that we need to solve, before looking at the future of our relationship which is obviously decisive and important, but we must not start by that".

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:54

A United Nations and The Hague-based Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) are jointly working on a separate report regarding the Khan Sheikhoun incident. Satellite imagery, photos of bomb remnants and early warning reports were used. The report, which also documents violations by al-Qaida's branch and other militant groups in Syria, comes at a time of considerable change in the political and diplomatic landscape and the emergence of de-escalation zones that have ...

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:55

Palomarez says that in an earlier meeting with Trump he expressed the importance of preserving the Obama administration Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program , which gives work permits and protection to undocumented immigrants who were brought to the USA as children.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:48

UNLIKELY to reach the World Cup qualifying play-offs after last night's loss to Serbia , but if they do, their task just got slightly more hard today. Here are the final two rounds of fixtures next month. Spain also scored through Sergio Ramos, Francisco "Isco" Alarcon, David Silva and an own goal by Max Goeppel as it repeated its 8-0 victory over Liechtenstein past year and guaranteed itself of at least second place in the group.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:37

They alleged that the NIA investigations against prominent separatist leaders and businessmen of Kashmir were an attempt to divert the attention from the Kashmir issue. NIA also arrested an influential businessman Zahoor Watali last month for his role in alleged terror funding. The others arrested by it are Ayaz Akbar, Raja Merajuddin Kalwal and Peer Saifullah - all close aides of the octogenarian separatist leader Farooq Ahmed Dar, alias "Bita Karate" - a leader of a JKLF faction - and Naeem ...

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:34

As various USA economists and industrialists have pointed out, the US trade deficit with South Korea may not be due to the unfair trade accord but to macroeconomic factors, such as the difference in industrial structures of the two countries, disparate business cycles and the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:24

The official campaign period of the October 17 presidential repeat elections starts tomorrow. "Some of them should be investigated and prosecuted for the kind of heinous crimes that they committed in this last election", Odinga said. "This is not a repeat of a presidential election where number 1 and number 2 goes for a run-off", he said. The opposition also plans to lodge 62 court cases contesting governorship, lawmaker and local seats, spokeswoman Kathleen Openda told Reuters.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:23

Earlier, on August 22, Poroshenko said that Ukraine would initiate the introduction of UN peacekeepers to the uncontrolled territories of the Donbas at the autumn session of the UN General Assembly. "Should all of these [conditions be met], in my view it will definitely benefit a resolution of the problem in southeastern Ukraine", Putin said at a press conference in Xiamen, China, after a BRICS summit there.

by | September 06, 2017 | 16:08

According to Ma'an News Agency, B'tselem strongly noted that the evacuation of the Susiya and Khan al-Ahmar villages would "constitute a war crime carried out at your instruction and under your personal responsibility". It later annexed the city in 1980, claiming it as the capital of the Jewish state in a move never recognized by the global community. Under Jordanian rule, these properties were under the jurisdiction of the Jordanian Custodian of Enemy Property.

by | September 06, 2017 | 15:53

The THAAD system is created to intercept short, medium and intermediate ballistic missiles at the terminal incoming stage. Russian Federation shares the concerns voiced by China on the plans to deploy the THAAD system in South Korea, he noted.

by | September 06, 2017 | 15:53

The woman panicked and threw the remnants out of the window, which then became wedged between two non-opening windows, rather than landing in the garden. He went to find a hammer to smash the window, but she made a decision to "climb in head first" after the "offending package" and became jammed. The problem, Liam explains, is that his bathroom window doesn't actually lead to the outside.

by | September 06, 2017 | 15:52

On Tuesday evening, Vancouver police arrested Tessman at a downtown homeless shelter and he is now charged with second-degree murder. It's believed Maurice went to Tessman's home around midnight on Tuesday, August 29 before she was found dead later that week.

by | September 06, 2017 | 15:50

At the center of it: a sitting USA senator. The article in question was published Monday and related the corruption trial of Senator Menendez of New Jersey, but in the entire report that runs almost 1,300 words his party affiliation wasn't mentioned once - he's a Democrat .

by | September 06, 2017 | 15:48

The Spanish government, however, considers that the referendum violates the country's constitution because only the central authorities can make such call. Meanwhile, leaders of Catalan pro-independence parties CUP and Republican Left (ERC) have urged followers to take to the streets and peacefully protest if anyone attempts to remove ballot boxes on October 1.

by | September 06, 2017 | 15:25

Chicago Public Schools students headed back to the classroom Tuesday. "This school is a sanctuary". Speaking to reporters in from the Oval Office, the president said he would announce a decision on the program's fate before Tuesday, the deadline set by 10 states which have threatened to sue the federal government over the program.