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by | June 25, 2017 | 04:04

May laid out benchmarks for the rights of 3 million European Union citizens living legally in Britain and how they should be shielded from excessive harm because of the divorce. The UK has made a major concession on the first day of Brexit talks, accepting that a trade deal can only be discussed after a multi-billion pound "divorce bill" is settled.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:05

An Abbas spokesman responded that the project would "undermine" Kushner's mission. Trump has called on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to hold back on settlement building as he seeks to build momentum. "This is an opportunity to pursue our common goals of security, prosperity and peace", said Netanyahu. "At that stage, [Netanyahu] said, "By March 31, I will announce a new settlement for where these people can live", and [Netanyahu kept] his part of the deal".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:57

And it gives sizeable tax cuts to the wealthy. After the first four Republicans raised concerns, President Trump told "Fox & Friends" there's a narrow path to success. Here is a tally of where Republican senators stand on the bill in its present form, before any possible amendments, based on statements by or interviews with the lawmakers on Thursday and Friday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:56

Iraqi forces battled their way along two streets that meet in the heart of Mosul's Old City on Friday, and said they aimed to open routes for civilians to flee Islamic State's last stand there. USA -supported Iraqi government offensives have wrested back several important urban centers in the country's west and north from Islamic State over the past 18 months.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:54

They demand that Qatar refuse to naturalise citizens from the four countries and "revoke Qatari citizenship for existing nationals where such citizenship violates those countries' laws". Qatar should officially reduce its diplomatic representation with Iran and close down its offices in the country; all members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards and those linked to them must depart Qatar ; dealing with Iran should be restricted to commercial exchange allowed under global and US sanctions and ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:53

Xinhua said there were 400 people involved in the rescue effort and 6 ambulances were at the scene, and more were on their way. President Xi Jinping called for rescuers to "spare no effort" in their search for survivors and prevent more disasters, state media said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:45

Test results are being sent to local landlords and fire services and councils will decide on what course of action is needed. Celotex, which makes the RS5000 insulation boards in the tower's rainscreen cladding, said no building over 18m tall would be fitted with the material .

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:46

The new sanctions, passed by a 98-2 vote, was also so far one of the strongest US congressional responses to alleged Russian meddling of the 2016 USA presidential election. This comes after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stated that the new sanctions would hamper diplomacy with Russian Federation. It remained unknown whether Trump, who had been seeking rapprochement with Russian Federation for months, would sign the bill into law.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:43

At least 79 people are feared to have died after the west London tower block was engulfed by a huge fire ten days ago. The government has been ordering urgent tests on the estimated 600 high-rise residential buildings across the country in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy and is urging all public and private landlords to test their buildings.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:42

They'd like to get certain changes. A health insurance industry trade group says it's encouraged by provisions of the Senate GOP health care bill, but stopped short of voicing support. But defunding Planned Parenthood is a gift to the Republican base for many anti-abortion senators from red states. Asked what would need to be included in the bill to get him on board, Paul said: "It has to look less like Obamacare light - it's got to look like what we promised".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:44

On Monday, an armed man was killed in Paris after he rammed a auto loaded with weapons and explosives into a police convoy on the Champs-Élysées. Those measures come on top of ones that have been in place under the second highest level of terror alert since twin bomb attacks killed 32 people in Brussels in March past year.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:44

But after his parents say they heard nothing about their son for 15 months, the North Koreans last week allowed a State Department official to retrieve Warmbier. The comments mark the toughest warning yet by the liberal former human rights lawyer, who was elected in May after campaigning for a more moderate approach to the North and engaging the reclusive country in dialogue.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:44

An EC spokesperson said Mishra had been disqualified for three years starting today. "Such attempts need to be curbed with strong measures and visited with exemplary sanctions and restore the balance in the electoral playing field", the order indicting Mishra said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:39

Qatar Airways , with which American has been at odds for sometime, said it is planning to buy an initial stake of 4.75% - the most it can own without the prior approval of American's board. Most of the states involved have closed off their airspace to Qatar Airways and have stopped flights in and out of the country. American, the world's biggest airline, has tried to convince two successive USA administrations that Qatar and two other state-owned Middle Eastern carriers get illegal ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:37

EU leaders warned Friday Britain's plans to protect the rights of European citizens post-Brexit risked leaving them worse off, after Prime Minister Theresa May gave what she insisted was a "fair" offer. Merkel added that the European leaders were keen not to let Brexit dominate the EU summit taking place in Brussels . European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker told a Brussels press conference it was "inconceivable" to him that the ECJ could be locked out of any judicial role in ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:33

The life of a 22-year-old college student who died this week after being detained for almost a year and a half in North Korea will be celebrated in an OH hometown still stunned by his loss. Rodman, who has faced ridicule and criticism for visiting North Korea in the past, has said he was trying to bring sports to the increasingly isolated country.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:33

At a time when we are seeing significant declines in the number of uninsured and inadequately insured in our country, the bills represent a giant step backward. "It's going to be very hard to get me to a 'yes, '" Heller said Friday. Trump's role is expected to become more pronounced in coming days as the vote nears.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:32

Of course, only 16 percent of Democrats participating in the survey stated the reporting was "Irresponsible" and over-dramatized, with a whopping 63 percent said the media was responsible and proper in their coverage. However, 54 percent said they believe his associates may have done so. Murray continued by indicating that the poll "also finds 46 percent of Americans disapproving of Trump's decision to fire Comey - up from 38 percent in May".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:29

Meanwhile, Rodman and his agent feel they are partially responsible for the North Korea's release of American college student Otto Warmbier , who died last Monday, just days after being medically evacuated from a North Korean prison on the day the former National Basketball Association star arrived.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:23

Having suffered an uncharacteristically slow start to the meeting, underlined by the shock defeat of dual 2000 Guineas victor Churchill in the St James's Palace Stakes, normal service was resumed thanks to two of his latest high-profile performers.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:21

The BJP on Monday named Dalit leader and Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind as the party's candidate for the post of president. The BJP president then left for Shivaji Park to offer floral tributes to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, Veer Savarkar and Bal Thackeray.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:19

The 31-year-old replaced his cousin Mohammed bin Nayef as next in line to the throne after a royal decree was issued by his father, King Salman , on Tuesday. On Wednesday King Salman named his son to be his successor who is only 31-years-old. The Crown Prince further accompanied al-Bashir to Jeddah Airport as he ended his four-day to Saudi Arabia .

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:18

He told Fox News he hasn't ruled out firing Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller . He also called it "quite sad" that the Obama administration did not immediately punish Moscow for meddling in last fall's presidential election, as first reported Friday in The Washington Post .

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:16

They need to make a compulsory re-purchase of the station and re-open it immediately. So, as NPR's Frank Langfitt reports , "The council booked some hotel rooms and encouraged people to stay with family". The 36-year-old, whose children are aged between five and 15, told the Press Association: "I have a little one who is sick, she has diabetes, she needs insulin, and I can't take her to the leisure centre".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:11

The report further says that Election Commissioner OP Rawat, who was questioned by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over impartiality, has not signed on the order. Since then, Jarnail Singh , one of the 21 MLAs has resigned from his position. Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari asserted that these MLAs "have no moral or legal right to continue as a members of the legislative assembly".