by | June 26, 2017 | 04:27

Speaking to Sky News , Johnson said that the trip would be going ahead, and was not mentioned during Wednesday's speech as a date had not yet been confirmed. Parliament then votes on the agendas laid out in the speech. The State Opening of Parliament, delayed by two days because of confusion caused by the inconclusive result of the June 8 election, took place without some of the traditional ceremony, with the Queen arriving by auto rather than carriage and wearing a blue dress and hat ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:19

During Thursday's press briefing, Pelosi took several questions about her future in the role of minority leader for the Democrats . If elected, I will not vote for Nancy Pelosi for speaker. Democrats on Tuesday also lost a special election in neighboring SC, where Republican Ralph Norman easily prevailed over Democrat Archie Parnell in a seat formerly held by Republican Mick Mulvaney, who is now Trump's budget director.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:16

White House press secretary Sean Spicer and his wife Rebecca Miller were also in attendance. This is Mnuchin's third marriage and Linton's second. The bride wore a custom dress by designer Ines Di Santo , However, it was FLOTUS' simple yet sophisticated dress that we can't stop admiring.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:14

The frustrated Democrats met in Rice's office a day earlier to discuss their options as they face long odds of knocking out the woman who has led the Democratic caucus for almost 15 years from minority to majority and back, raised tens of millions of dollars and has had multiple legislative successes.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:12

The Senate bill takes immediate steps to stabilize insurance markets for the next two years . The biggest losers: Older Americans who are too young for Medicare eligibility would likely see large premium increases, anyone now eligible for Medicaid is going to have problems, and people who are young today but may need Medicaid long-term care benefits decades in the future when they are old will be among the very biggest losers because the cuts compound over time.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:10

In just over a month, USA forces have struck Iranian-backed Shia militias in southern Syria three times, and on Sunday a U.S. F/A-18 shot down a Syrian Arab Air Force Su-22 jet. Moscow's warning on Monday to US-allied warplanes west of the Euphrates escalated the threat of a direct Russian-American confrontation in Syria , following the first U.S.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:53

They said additional reinforcements were sent to the remote area in the forests and a clear picture could emerge only after the teams return to their base. A self-loading rifle (SLR) was recovered from his possession. "The area was a high threat zone close to the ongoing operations area". As the injured police personnel could not be airlifted for treatment due to inclement weather, they were being treated in Chintagufa Health Centre, they said.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:46

Following the successful functioning of these POPSK and the positive response received from the people, MEA and DoP have now made a decision to open another 149 POPSK at the following places to take the total number of POPSK to 235 in the country.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:47

But he said "it's going to be very hard to get me to a "yes" on the bill. President Donald Trump , who vowed to repeal and replace Obamacare during his campaign, praised the Senate's bill , but noted changes were likely. The legislation would phase out federal funding for Medicaid expansion - now covering about 11 million people in 31 states - beginning in 2020, and shift more of those costs back to states.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:47

A grim Director General of Police S.P. Vaid told reporters: "An officer being lynched by the very people he had gone to protect proves we have reached a stage where very little difference is left between humanity and barbarism". Pandith died after a mob brutally attacked and stoned him outside the Jamia Masjid in Srinagar on Thursday night. Other witnesses said the officer was then disarmed, stripped naked and paraded around the area before being beaten to death with stones.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:44

The reportage of May 2013 quoted by union minister stated that as the leader of opposition she had walked out of the Lok Sabha after abruptly completing her speech that was cut short due to disruptions from treasury benches. She also said the President's post can not be used for narrow political interests. "All right", "Thank you", "Okay", "I have to proceed", the Speaker is heard saying, indicating that it was time for the Leader of Opposition to conclude her speech.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:41

The performer and wife of high-wire walker Nik Wallenda performed an incredible stunt of her own on Thursday from a helicopter over Niagara Falls . (Wallenda) "It felt wonderful". Flying just above the mist from the famed falls, Wallenda used a hoop for her aerial routine that involved hanging by her teeth and toes.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:43

In October 2014, a four-year-old girl died after accidentally falling into a 300 feet-deep borewell at Manchal village in Telangana's Ranga Reddy district. Mahender Reddy. The authorities had yesterday said chances of the toddler's survival were bleak. Meanwhile, a criminal case was registered against the land owner for leaving the borewell uncovered, thereby endangering the life of the little girl.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:41

Five senators have already announced their opposition to the Senate bill . And who knows what goodies for Big Pharma and other special interests may be hidden in the 142 pages . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell insists he wants a vote before the Fourth of July recess, leaving GOP leaders one week to win over more votes.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:39

The Opposition is against Kovind's name being finalised for the post of President on grounds that they were not consulted prior to the announcement. Besides the NDA's constituents, which comprise over 48.6% of votes in the electoral college that will elect the next president, regional parties such as the AIADMK , BJD, TRS and JD (U) have announced their support to the Dalit leader, making his win an nearly foregone conclusion.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:36

Those who have challenged the travel ban dispute that it is needed to protect Americans and argue that the order violates the US Constitution's bar against favoring or disfavoring a particular religion. "I think we can all attest that these are very unsafe times and we need every available tool at our disposal to prevent terrorists from entering the United States and committing acts of bloodshed and violence", he told reporters Monday.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:37

A North Korean soldier defected across the Military Demarcation Line (MDL) - the heavily fortified border separating North and South Korea - late on Friday evening, according to South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS). Chinese observers said the expression of North Korea was " very rare ", and the Chinese Foreign Ministry immediately " noticed the statement ". An, who has represented South Korea in earlier inter-Korean sports talks, also said the time indeed is running out, but added ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:31

After a round of Taekwondo demonstrations, the team is expected to leave South Korea this Saturday. Taekwondo is a Korean traditional martial art but has been the subject of a bitter North-South rivalry. This performance was the first time a North Korean ITF taekwondo delegation performed on South Korean soil. On June 18, again citing the JCS, reports indicated that a North Korean man had crossed a narrow stretch of river west of Seoul in order to defect.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:31

Prior to their arrest Thursday, authorities said the truck stolen in Georgia was found abandoned in Moore County, Tennessee. Dubose and Rowe had been running from police since Tuesday morning, when they managed to overpower the drivers of the corrections bus that was transporting them in Putnam County, Ga.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:27

It appears that he was referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein since Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the FBI's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:26

It was not immediately clear what the interior ministry suspected them of "preaching", the newspaper reported on the high-level meeting attended by Nisar. But the Chinese public is also strongly opposed to South Korean churches recruiting young Chinese people to preach in war-torn areas, exposing them to great dangers, it said.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:22

The standing of this tropical Caribbean island in relation to the USA has been the running sore , and dominant topic of local conversation, ever since it was handed to Washington as war booty at the end of the Spanish-American war of 1898.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:20

Shortly after Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic, transport and trade links, President Donald Trump had offered to have him try to broker a solution. He praised Qatar's efforts and support for Turkey during "difficult times", adding that this calls for solidarity with Qatar and "returning the favor".

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:20

The US has refused to sign up to a G7 pledge that calls the Paris climate accord the "irreversible" global tool to address climate change. His decision has been met with worldwide condemnation, including from within the US itself. The United States is the world's second biggest carbon emitter behind China . The other G-7 nations, meanwhile, doubled down on their support for the accord.

by | June 26, 2017 | 03:19

Manfra also noted that those systems were not used in vote tallying procedures and commended DHS' move to classify election systems as critical infrastructure. President Donald Trump appeared to cast doubt on the assessment of 17 USA intelligence agencies that blame Russian Federation for election meddling, questioning Thursday why the Obama administration didn't try to stop it.