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by | December 08, 2017 | 04:15

In a significant development, elite export control regime Wassenaar Arrangement (WA) on Thursday chose to admit India as its new member, which is expected raise New Delhi's stature in the field of non-proliferation besides helping it acquire critical technologies.

by | December 08, 2017 | 03:38

The Prime Minister said that thought-leaders and visionaries have shaped the direction of our country, at different points in time. That is why, he added, that important places related to Dr. "We had said that in one year we will build toilets for girls in all government schools, we have already constructed over 4 lakh such facilities". The Prime Minister recalled Dr.

by | December 08, 2017 | 02:39

He said he did not read Farsi and had signed the letter without knowing what it meant. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that the NY trial of a Turkish banker is a USA conspiracy being staged to "blackmail" and "blemish" his country.

by | December 08, 2017 | 02:28

The baby boy died at a nursing home in Pitampura after battling for life for almost a week. Recall that two doctors at a privately run hospital were sacked after they both initially declared the infant dead, hours after his twin was stillborn on November 30.

by | December 08, 2017 | 02:02

Zarrab said he used the guard's phone to speak with his wife, daughter and lawyer. Though nine defendants have been charged, only Atilla, who was a deputy general manager at Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS , is being tried, and only Zarrab and Atilla are in USA custody.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:49

On Thursday, leaders from both parties will meet with President Trump at the White House. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi staked out a hard line on Thursday and insisted that any year-end deal would include help for immigrants brought to the US illegally as children.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:42

The ministry said that the reopening of the crossing will be dependent upon situational assessments. Israeli army forces stationed at watchtowers and tanks on the borders with Gaza fired live rounds at tens of Palestinian youth protesting near the borders.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:28

Roll Call is reporting that Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) will step down from his seat in the near future. "There's been rumors swirling around him for years, at least in 2012", a Republican said. He serves on the House Judiciary and Armed Services committees. He made his fortune in the oil business and also founded a socially conservative think tank.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:16

As 2017 comes to a close, this latest bit of news is just another feather in her cap. Now the tennis champion is being honored by Nike in a major way. Duke men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski and runner Sebastian Coe will also be getting buildings named after them but rest assured, the Serena Williams building will be the largest one in the group.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:07

The veterans took advantage of the event to discuss a future without conflict. A handful of World War II veterans gave short speeches about their time in war and what they remember from Pearl Harbor. "They find meaning in it", said Shelbyville High School history teacher Kyle Ladd. "What can I say?" Herbert Elfring remembered hearing bombs explode and initially thought the explosions were US training exercises.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:55

Brice said the protesters are expected to come from all over the state for Saturday's 11 a.m. event to celebrate Mississippi's bicentennial and the opening of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. He said he planned to boycott the inauguration for the first time in three decades, which he did. Ellie Dahmer, the 92-year-old widow of slain civil rights leader Vernon Dahmer, said the flag represents an unabashed defense of slavery.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:55

The fire is approximately 4000 acres. A stubborn, wind-driven brush fire that raged through the hills above Sylmar and threatened thousands of homes continued spreading Wednesday, with more than 100,000 residents remaining under evacuation orders.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:41

Speaking at a meeting of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), also attended by his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov , Tillerson said Moscow was to blame for increased violence in eastern Ukraine and that had to stop.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:31

Seminole Heights residents and police had been on edge since October 9, when 22-year-old Benjamin Mitchell was shot to death. The killings terrified residents and led to fears of a serial killer as police swarmed the area hoping for any clues to identify a suspect and stop the attacks.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:29

In addition, the USA embassy in London posted an urgent " security message " on its verified Twitter account, warning Americans in Great Britain "of the need for caution and personal awareness" after the president's controversial declaration .

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:24

According to North Korea's state-run media, Feltman discussed United Nations assistance and operations in North Korea along with " other matters of mutual concern " during a meeting with the vice foreign minister Wednesday. Feltman, an American citizen and former State Department official, arrived in Pyongyang on Tuesday. "He's not traveling on behalf of the USA government and he's not traveling -I want to make this clear - with any kind of message from the US government".

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:19

The clashes have resulted in injuring many people as bullets, rubber and gas bombs were fired at the stone-throwers, injuring around 25 people. Jerusalem's status is among the most hard issues in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the USA traditional position has been that it must be negotiated between the two sides.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:13

There has been an "unprecedented" involvement by Russia's airforce in recent days, he said, with warplanes making 100 sorties and staging up to 250 strikes daily. The combined forces of Vladimir Putin and Bashar al-Assad have completely wiped out the Islamic State in Syria, the defence ministry has said. In comments released by the Kremlin, Putin said that military operations against the Islamists had ground to a halt on both sides of the Euphrates while Russian activities would focus on ...

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:08

Joking about his meeting with Charles, the musician said the Prince was impressed by his globe-trotting activities as he was due to fly to NY later for a gig. Not only was the 26-year-old English singer recognized as 2017's most-streamed artist on Spotify earlier this week, but he's now also getting some royal attention.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:03

The Rye Fire was 5 percent contained Wednesday after it burned about 7,000 acres in Santa Clarita, authorities said. The fire started early Tuesday morning in the Kagel Canyon area. Five schools in the area are without power but have not been evacuated, according to the Santa Clarita city officials. Students at West Ranch High School and Rancho Pico Jr.

by | December 07, 2017 | 23:55

At least three pedestrians were injured, according to the New York City Patch . Cops have said the auto was involved in at least two crashes before coming to a stop near Liberty Street and Broadway. Four people were taken to hospital but none of them are believed to hover life-threatening injuries. Stay with CBSNewYork.com for more as this story develops.

by | December 07, 2017 | 23:39

Andy Berke, the current Chattanooga mayor, earlier put out some feelers about running for the Senate seat on the Democratic side. Bredesen's entry promises to make the race in a deeply Republican state a competitive one. Senate, setting up a blockbuster election for the seat to be vacated by Sen. Bredesen is entering the race after initially indicating that he felt his time had past, but numerous individuals from Tennessee and Washington have urged him to run.

by | December 07, 2017 | 23:08

Appearing on CBS This Morning , Sanders was asked why there is growing pressure on Franken to resign while Republican Roy Moore has not been forced to pull out of the U.S. "What I worry about right now, as we speak, in restaurants and in offices all over this country, where you have bosses who are not famous, there is harassment of women and women are being intimidated.

by | December 07, 2017 | 23:06

According to Senator Cornyn's analysis, the "Security, Enforcement, and Compassion United in Reform Efforts (SECURE) Act" contains provisions from several immigration proposals, including Senator Dick Durbin's (D-IL) bipartisan 'BRIDGE Act, ' which protects DACA recipients from deportation and Sen.

by | December 07, 2017 | 22:50

In two interviews with HuffPost , the woman alleged that Ford engaged in harassment, intimidation, and forcibly grabbed her one evening in Manhattan, leading her to seek aid from a building security guard. Ford reportedly replied to the email and essentially admitted guilt by apologizing for the incident. Ford comes from a prominent political family in Tennessee.