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by | January 30, 2018 | 00:15

Abdullah II met Monday with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who is pushing back against last month's US recognition of contested Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The meeting also dealt with the hard economic conditions and a huge budget deficit Jordan is facing as a result of regional turmoil, which led to the closure of the Kingdom's borders with neighbouring countries and the influx of waves of refugees into the Kingdom.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:14

UNWRA was established in 1949 after the establishment of the Israeli state displaced more than 700,000 Palestinians. Ever since Trump's announcement last month that the US recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Abbas has been looking elsewhere in the world for support for his unilateral efforts to achieve recognition of a Palestinian state.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:16

Netanyahu has held a series of discussions with Putin in recent months on Iran's influence in war-torn Syria and in Lebanon, seeking to persuade Russian Federation to limit Iran's presence near Israeli territory and to stop it from entrenching itself militarily in Syria.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:27

WSVN-TV quotes a police report as stating the child was taken out of the cafeteria for playing with his food. The two then fell to the ground, but it didn't end there. Alvarez said her child didn't show aggressive behavior at home. The boy's mother said the same officer was involved in each incident, and she said he no longer hoped to be a policeman when he grew up.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:29

Besides a last-minute submission by politician Mostafa Mousa Mostafa of his paperwork to the National Elections Authority on Monday, all of Egypt's presidential candidates have either withdrawn due to the lack of a democratic process or faced legal circumstances that hinder them from running in the presidential race.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:22

Calgary signed Jagr to a $1 million, one-year deal with performance bonuses at the start of the season, and he made his Flames debut on October 11. He's played 22 games with the Flames, scoring one goal and six assists. If Jagr's National Hockey League career is over, the stats he accumulated are quite impressive including second all-time in points with 1,914, third in games played at 1,711 and the all-time leader in game winning goals with 133.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:03

But after reports last week that Trump ordered Mueller fired and White House counsel Don McGahn refused, there is growing support among some Senate Republicans for stepping in to protect Mueller through bipartisan legislation introduced in August.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:02

Last week , The Post reported that after James Comey was sacked in May 2017 and McCabe assumed the director's job on an acting basis, the president asked him in a private discussion whom he had voted for in the presidential election. "FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is, and has been, a dedicated public servant who has served this country well", tweeted former Attorney General Eric Holder, who worked in the Obama administration and has become a frequent Trump critic.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:22

McArthur was previously charged in the presumed deaths of Selim Esen and Andrew Kinsman, both reported missing from the Church and Wellesley streets area at separate times a year ago. "Investigators have identified approximately 30 properties within Toronto where Mr. McArthur worked. We believe there are more remains at some of these properties that we're working to recover".

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:11

He highlighted the importance for the worldwide community to continue assisting Jordan in bearing the repercussions of Syrian refugee influx, and offering education, health services and decent living conditions to 1.3 million Syrians in the Kingdom.

by | January 29, 2018 | 19:15

At the end of the glamorous event which many consider to be the holy grail of music recognition, rapper Kendrick Lamar and pop singer Bruno Mars were the biggest victor of the night. He won another , with Rihanna , Best Rap/Sung Performance , early in the show. He's also up for Album of the Year and other awards. There were also posthumous awards for Leonard Cohen and actress Carrie Fisher, who won best spoken word album for the audio version of her memoirs, The Princess Diarist.

by | January 29, 2018 | 19:00

They have shown repeatedly that manmade greenhouse gas emissions are the primary explanation for rising global temperatures. NASA and NOAA said that 2017 was the 41st consecutive year of above-average global temperatures and that the pace of warming has accelerated.

by | January 29, 2018 | 18:47

Fierce clashes accompanied by large explosions and extensive airstrikes on eastern Ghouta and Idlib erupted on the eve of the Syrian National Dialogue Congress scheduled for Monday in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed preparations for the Syria peace congress with Turkey's foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in a phone call on Saturday, the Russian foreign ministry said yesterday.

by | January 29, 2018 | 18:06

Monday's incident came on the heels of a massive vehicle bombing in central Kabul two days ago, which killed about 103 people and injured 235, the deadliest attack in months. The Afghan security forces have cordoned off the whole area as the attack is still ongoing. The same academy was also attacked in October past year by a suicide bomber who killed 15 officers.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:32

In this aspect, Griffin said that the production of such cloned animals could allow scientists to use "less animals" for their research. The scientists underscore that these genetically identical animals, akin to identical human twins, are to be used only to advance human medicine.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:27

And Saturday could feel like March, AccuWeather says, with a high of 54 degrees and a mix of sun and clouds. Things will get chilly after sundown, with clear conditions setting the stage for overnight lows in the mid 20s. Sunday's high will be in the low 40s, but temperatures will drop back again heading into the new work week. Monday also includs a 20-25% chance of rain, and Tuesday a chance of snow.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:18

Earlier this week, Mr Rees-Mogg, new chairman of the European Research Group of hardline pro-Brexit Tory MPs, clashed with Mr Davis in a Commons committee and claimed the transition period would leave the United Kingdom a "vassal state". He stressed that after March 2019, it would be up to Parliament and the Government to decide upon the areas where Britain should diverge from European Union policy and those where it could "work very closely" with the bloc.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:01

Trump reportedly backed off when White House Counsel Donald McGrath threatened to resign, evoking for some observers memories of the 1973 Saturday Night Massacre, when President Richard Nixon ordered the firing of the Watergate special prosecutor , setting off a cascade of resignations of top White House officials , including the attorney general and deputy attorney general.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:43

It's a quiet start to the region, with chillier temperatures working into the area. But in the coming days, chilly winds sweeping in from the Atlantic Ocean will bring a blitz of unsettled weather and sub-zero temperatures across the nation.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:18

In reply to a question, Mr Kumar expressed hope that Triple Talaq Bill which criminalises instant Talaq will be passed in this session. Ahead of the budget session of the Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the upcoming budget will fulfill everyone's aspirations.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:08

There were witnesses. She was injured. "Why was he allowed to continue with the coaching staff and be with the team as charges were pending?" Michigan State's Hall of Fame coach has presented that bigger picture about seeing social injustice and divisiveness in America and feeling "sick of it".

by | January 29, 2018 | 13:33

Reddy said the words "all innocent minorities" in the circular was a typographical error, the Deccan Herald reported. Besides releasing the amended circular, the department also released data showing that cases against 3,164 accused were withdrawn from 2015 to 2017, of which 2,806 were Hindus and 341 Muslims.

by | January 29, 2018 | 12:12

The survey calls for a policy vigilance in the coming year if oil prices persist on a high tab or stock prices correct sharply. The survey is considered as a precursor to the Union Budget 2018-19, to be announced by the Arun Jaitley on Thursday (February 1).

by | January 29, 2018 | 08:55

Britain is preparing to leave 28-nation bloc in March 2019. "I would have taken a tougher stand in getting out". "What I say to all my colleagues is the Conservative family needs to come together in a spirit of mutual respect and look at what the bigger picture is showing", Lidington told the BBC.

by | January 29, 2018 | 08:35

Nigeria started the stronger side and could have gone ahead in the first minute when Faleye played Okpotu through but the Lobi Stars striker failed to beat Landu Mavanga in the Angolan goal. After falling behind, Nigeria increased their intensity in search of an equaliser, but Atuloma and Dare Ojo both fell short with long-range efforts, and Okpotu's futile evening looked set to continue.