by | November 15, 2017 | 18:13

The SWA, with other sections of the drinks industry, argued the move to impose a 50p minimum price per unit for alcohol would be "disproportionate" and illegal under European law. In a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Court said: "Minimum pricing is a proportionate means of achieving a legitimate aim". The policy was introduced to combat alcohol-related illness and crime.

by | November 15, 2017 | 18:11

Reports suggest that in those years of service, she helped over 600 women and orphans with legal battles. Her father was a missionary and Sorabji claims that he was a key figure in convincing Bombay University to admit women to their degree programs.

by | November 15, 2017 | 17:52

North Korea claimed that President Donald Trump "begged for nuclear war" in his first visit to Asia as president. USA president Donald Trump said that Kim Jong-un insulted him by telling him old and said he never called Kim Jong-un short and fat.

by | November 15, 2017 | 17:34

A senior US State Department official later said the top diplomat would press Myanmar's powerful army chief on Wednesday to halt the violence in Rakhine and make it safe for Rohingya to return. "But the move by Suu Kyi and the military is not enough", Khin Zaw Win told He described the situation as a potential source of instability in the region, as well as radicalisation.

by | November 15, 2017 | 16:40

Support for SSM was highest in the ACT, with a 74%/26% yes/no split, while NSW was the lowest, at 57.8%/42.2%, while 133 of 150 electorates in the lower house returned a majority yes vote. "It's clearly a good bill to start with", he said. If the vote is "no", the motion will be dismissed and Smith will table his bill. "I think that's an important discussion for us to have as Liberals ", he told reporters in Canberra.

by | November 15, 2017 | 15:36

The MPs later won support from Labour colleagues fighting against a hard Brexit with Chuka Umuna, the former shadow cabinet minister, saying the front page was "an ideological witch-hunt to bully Tory MPs to go against their instincts to do what they think best for our country".

by | November 15, 2017 | 14:07

US-backed Voice of America and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty could be hit. The law could require designated media outlets to disclose where they get their funding and how they spend it, though the bill does not specify on what basis foreign media would be compelled to register.

by | November 15, 2017 | 12:51

Authorities said multiple shots were fired at Rancho Tehama Elementary School around 8 a.m. and there were multiple victims. " Rancho Tehama resident Salvador Tello said he was taking his three children to school when the gunman fired at a truck in front of him.

by | November 15, 2017 | 12:45

The report picks out the Philippines, where the current administration has hired an army of posters to amplify support for Duterte's bloody crackdown on drug dealers; and Turkey, where 6000 netizens have apparently been recruited to do the government's bidding online.

by | November 15, 2017 | 12:47

Hannity's shift comes as Keurig and revoke major ad deals for Hannity's primetime show after a deluge of complaints Saturday from Twitter users slamming the conservative radio host's lenient coverage. "If you watch this program regularly you know I will not rush to judgment, we have seen in the media and politicians get it wrong so many times, I've outlined all of that", Hannity started off saying.

by | November 15, 2017 | 12:37

This added integration will include information about the nearest show as well as upcoming tour dates. Next to all the listings is a "tickets" button that, when clicked, will redirect users to Ticketmaster's website to make their purchase.

by | November 15, 2017 | 11:44

But the military denied it was a coup, instead saying it was targeting "criminals" around long-ruling President Robert Mugabe . This followed last week's sacking of war veteran Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa amid a struggle for party leadership with Mugabe's wife Grace , who is supported by the youthful "G40" party faction.

by | November 15, 2017 | 11:40

It denied that security forces had torched Rohingya villages or used "excessive force". "The Burmese military's absurd effort to absolve itself of mass atrocities underscores why an independent global investigation is needed to establish the facts and identify those responsible", said Brad Adams, Asia director at Human Rights Watch, in a statement .

by | November 15, 2017 | 11:39

The former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said the Courts had dual standards, adding they had been struggling against the double standards of Courts. The Supreme Court also assigned Justice Ijazul Ahsan a supervisory role to monitor the progress of the accountability court proceedings. Four witnesses have been summoned for the next hearing.

by | November 15, 2017 | 11:10

However, Saudi Arabia demanded more rigorous checks at the Red Sea port of Hodeida, which is being controlled by the rebels. On Monday, the coalition said it would ease the blockade and allow flights to Aden and open the southern city's port, but it refused to reopen Hodeidah port.

by | November 15, 2017 | 11:07

South Korea has relatively little seismic activity, unlike neighbouring Japan. Photos and video footage sent to local TV stations showed crumbled street walls and furniture violently shaking inside people's homes and people rushing out of buildings in panic.

by | November 15, 2017 | 10:36

He was shot by a North Korean soldier but succeeded in crossing, the JCS added, and has been evacuated for medical treatment. The military armistice commission of the United Nations said it had informed the North Korean military that the soldier, who was found on the south side of the border village of Panmunjom about 50 metres (150 feet) south of the Military Demarcation Line, had been undergoing surgeries for his gunshot wounds.

by | November 15, 2017 | 08:23

MCCONNELL: That is an option. "This close to election, it's a complicated matter'". His name remains on the ballot for the December 12 special election against Doug Jones . "It's too damn late". Earlier in the day, Sessions said in testimony before Congress that he had no reason to doubt the five women who have accused Moore of misconduct when they were in their teens.

by | November 15, 2017 | 08:10

Trauth said that Ellis had attended an off-campus social event Sunday, hosted by members of a Texas State fraternity. Last week, Florida State University indefinitely suspended all Greek life after a freshman pledge died. San Marcos police Cmdr. Police in San Marcos, Texas , about 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Austin, say they suspect alcohol played a role in the death.

by | November 15, 2017 | 06:38

Some conservatives say a special counsel appointment could have consequences far beyond Clinton. "I would say "looks like" is not enough basis to appoint a special counsel", he said. The committee members say they're also concerned about what they call "potentially unlawful global dealings" and alleged connections between foreign entities and the Clinton campaign or foundation.

by | November 15, 2017 | 04:57

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott said early Tuesday that the Bruins players, detained November 7, are on a plane bound for Los Angeles, adding that the "matter has been resolved to the satisfaction of the Chinese authorities ". "What they did was unfortunate. They (the Chinese authorities) do not play games". The Wall Street Journal reported earlier Tuesday that the players had been seen boarding a plane bound for LAX.

by | November 15, 2017 | 04:53

Cards Against Humanity bought land on the USA border to prevent Trump from building his wall , and you can buy your own piece of the protest . A foul-mouthed card game has joined Democrats, environmentalists and immigrant advocates in fighting Donald Trump's proposed border wall .

by | November 15, 2017 | 04:43

Likewise, Koskoff told the CT court on Tuesday, Remington marketed its Bushmaster XM15-E2S directly at people like Adam Lanza - people whom the lawsuit describes as young men "obsessed with the military", specifically elite units like the Army Rangers, and " uninterested in hunting or target shooting" (italics in original).

by | November 15, 2017 | 04:26

The division bench of the court of Justice P.N. Ravindran and Justice Devan Ramachandran came down heavily on Chandy and observed that it was very odd what a state Minister has filed a petition against the state government "which questions the failure of the collective responsibility of the cabinet".

by | November 15, 2017 | 03:32

Saudi Arabia's mission to the United Nations says the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen will begin reopening airports and seaports in the Arab world's poorest country. "We would ask that the coalition opens all the seaports as a matter of urgency and allows humanitarian and other supplies to move, as well as the movement of aid workers", he said.