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by | March 04, 2018 | 15:16

Pro-government forces in Syria have reportedly recaptured about 10% of the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta enclave, the BBC reported. In late February, Russia said it would implement a five-hour daily ceasefire to allow civilians to leave the area through a humanitarian corridor, but residents say the plan has not materialised.

by | March 04, 2018 | 15:13

A CBI court on March 1 had sent Mr. Karti Chidambaram to five day custody till March 6. The CBI alleged that Karti Chidambaram also received money from INX media to scuttle a tax probe. The couple alleged he had asked them to help his son's business and to "make foreign remittances" for this objective. Indrani had said, in a statement recorded before a magistrate, that the couple had met Karti in Hotel Hyatt in Delhi and he demanded $1 million for facilitating the clearance.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:57

The U.N. Security Council has unanimously boosted sanctions on North Korea since 2006 in a bid to choke off funding for Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missile programs, banning exports including coal, iron, lead, textiles and seafood, and capping imports of crude oil and refined petroleum products.

by | March 04, 2018 | 11:48

The NPF has 27 seats - down from 38 the last time - while its allies National People's Party and Janata Dal United have 2 and 1, respectively, bringing the coalition's total to 30. Himanta Biswa Sarma , NEDA convenor and Assam's powerful minister of finance, health and education, has burnt a good amount of midnight oil to expand the footprint of the BJP in the Northeast.

by | March 04, 2018 | 11:47

She said it was quickly "pandemonium" as ambulances, police and fire trucks roared in, and ski patrol members traveled up the mountain on snowmobiles. On Thursday at Mammoth Mountain, heavy wet snow was covered with a lighter snow. The resort will remain closed for the rest of Saturday, but is expected to reopen on Sunday.

by | March 04, 2018 | 11:40

A display featuring missiles and a portrait of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is seen at Baharestan Square in Tehran , Iran September 27, 2017. Velayati noted that the French foreign minister should avoid adopting negative position against Iran if he seeks expansion of relations between Tehran and Paris.

by | March 04, 2018 | 11:18

After the attack, she told the New York Times that Mateen was abusive. But prosecutors said she knew of her husband's plans to launch an attack and did nothing to stop it. Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs said the trial may bring hard emotions to the surface those still grieving. "Ninety-eight percent of all mass shootings in the United States since 1950 have taken place in gun-free zones; where guns were not inside the school, or, as an example, you take Pulse Nightclub", Trump said.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:35

He said a nuclear attack on any of Moscow's allies would be regarded as an attack on Russian Federation itself and draw an immediate response. "And Putin says it's his response to Trump", he warned . "For a ballistic missile that's not that insane a speed", Geist said. Russia's new Sarmat intercontinental missile can take an arbitrary path to its target and circumnavigate any enemy defences.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:14

The special delegation will travel via a western direct route to the DPRK on a special plane Monday afternoon for a two-day visit to Pyongyang. For Kim, it is considered crucial he is seen by his people as strong and respected by both the South and the USA, with the three nations negotiating as peers, analysts in Seoul said.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:12

Police said cameras located in the common area and exits of the dorm captured Davis leaving the dorm, heading north and running along train tracks. Western Michigan University's athletic director said all members of the men's basketball team , which was in Mount Pleasant for a game Friday night, are safe.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:07

For many players is it an opportunity for National Football League draft prospects to show they are healthy and ready to roll at the next level. The former MI defensive tackle was diagnosed with a heart condition Sunday and sent home from Indianapolis for further testing, sources told NFL Media's Ian Rapoport and ESPN's Adam Schefter.

by | March 04, 2018 | 08:52

But Agut then reeled off five games on the bounce to clinch the win and move to within one match of an eighth ATP Tour title. " I have been working a lot this month and I was prepared to manage all the emotions and I did very well in the last game", said Bautista Agut.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:46

Here, Sanders was referring to a meeting with lawmakers in which President Trump said that, among other things, he would prefer to simply take guns away from violent individuals rather than follow due process through the courts. His comments suggested that, after a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, left 17 people dead and sparked a youth movement for gun control , he was interested in breaking with the gun-rights group on key issues.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:03

Afterward, police searched through his phone and said they found notes indicating the boy had plans to kill several of his fellow students. FOX 8 reported that Simons had meant to conduct his own massacre "with an eight-step plan". I'd hurt and destroy something bigger but my schools an easy target ". Three days before the attack, the teen wrote: "I'll look in to those scared little britches [sic] in the eyes before I kill them..." "No evidence has been discovered to explain why [the ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:38

Pienaar, who had two spells at Everton , announced his retirement yesterday after nearly 20 years as a professional footballer. Pienaar has earned 62 global caps for South Africa , including for Under-17 team, and went on to represent the country at the 2002 and 2010 FIFA World Cups.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:23

EFSA's Pesticides Unit carried out an extensive data collection exercise, including a systematic literature review , to gather all the scientific evidence published since the previous evaluations. The conclusion drew the ire of German company Bayer and its crop solutions arm Bayer CropScience. "EFSA's findings place it outside the current mainstream science on bee health, as represented by recent similar assessments done by agencies such as the U.S.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:17

The Sun Devils out-rebounded Oregon State 39-30, and watched the Beavers grab momentum when Katie McWilliams hit a 3-pointer to close the 3 quarter. "You just try to finish out the game and that's what we did today". "Yeah, I think it just brought a lot of energy, everyone was excited". It's an intriguing Pac-12 matchup Thursday in Seattle as the Washington Huskies host the Oregon State Beavers in a nationally televised game at 11 p.m.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:00

While embarrassing for Deripaska and Prikhodko to have apparently met with an escort-or escorts, as Navalny claims-Navalny argues the alleged incident constitutes corruption as a businessman can not secretly ship government officials around without disclosing it.

by | March 04, 2018 | 03:48

In its place she called for the "broadest and deepest possible agreement, covering more sectors and co-operating more fully than any free trade agreement anywhere in the world today ". Arlene Foster said: "The Prime Minister has set forward the basis upon which it would be possible to move forward". Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn accused Mrs May of failing to bring "real clarity", stressed he was anxious about her admittance that access to European markets would be reduced, and said she ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 03:38

The tiger, which was a dominant male, had marked the water body as his territory. "The tiger was cooling itself off in the water when it saw the sloth bear heading to the water body with her cub in search of water", Kumar explained. However, it was not easy for the tiger to overpower the furry beast. But ultimately the tiger-bear fight is kind of neat. The sloth bear tries desperately to escape the tiger's grip.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:40

A person briefed on the matter says President Xi Jinping's top economic adviser has told USA business leaders in Washington that China hopes the White House will revive high-level dialogue on economic disputes and name a new chief liaison to defuse mounting trade tensions.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:20

Delta , Southwest, JetBlue and American Airlines were allowing travellers to change their Friday and Saturday flights to avoid delays and cancellations at key airports across the Northeast. Officials in the nation's capital activated a hypothermia alert and urged homeless residents to take shelter. "Because the tide is going to be higher", Denise Kress said.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:09

Governor Baker of MA said he had called in the National Guard. "People in these homes need to plan for a prolonged outage", Kurt Schwartz, director of the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency , said Friday night . He said the flooding for this storm is forecasted to be more severe than the blizzard that hit the region on January 4, and all shorelines are at risk for moderate to major flooding, as well as severe beach erosion, at some point during the storm.

by | March 03, 2018 | 23:45

The bill also includes provisions imposing a three day waiting period for gun purchases, and raising the age requirement to buy a gun from 18 to 21. Scott is touting an alternative plan that relies heavily on putting law enforcement officers in schools. Corcoran is a leading supporter of school marshals - arming trained teachers and staffers - and he calls the bill a "game changer ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 23:34

The White House is hosting the summit to highlight Trump administration efforts to combat the opioid crisis . "Between 1980 and today, the number of drug dealers behind bars has gone up by a factor of 30 and the prices of heroin and cocaine have fallen more than 90 percent".