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by | April 03, 2018 | 22:05

The error has forced Eurocontrol's contingency plan, which involves reducing network capacity by grounding planes starting with 10 percent. Air Traffic Control has not been directly affected and there are no safety implications arising from this incident.

by | April 03, 2018 | 21:52

A coalition warship conducted a "swift intervention" foiling the attack, it said, without identifying the type of weapon used in the assault. The tanker suffered a slight hit, but continued on its route, according to Alarabiya. The UN says Yemen has " the world's worst humanitarian crisis ", and three-quarters of its population - around 22 million people - need some form of aid.

by | April 03, 2018 | 21:48

The emerging trade war between the US and China is spooking stock markets . "The fact that the United States imposed tariffs of 25 percent and 10 percent on imported steel and aluminium products on the grounds of "national security" actually constitutes a safeguard measure".

by | April 03, 2018 | 21:18

The leaders of Turkey and Russian Federation marked the official start of work to build Turkey's first nuclear power plant on Tuesday, launching construction of the $20 billion Akkuyu power station in the southern province of Mersin. It will produce 35 billion kilowatts of electricity at full capacity, which will meet about 10 percent of Turkey's electricity needs. Meanwhile, Turkey's approval for Gazprom's onshore portion of the TurkStream gas pipeline's second line is still pending, ...

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:24

The apex court, which entertained Centre's review petition against the verdict, asserted that "no provisions of SC/ST Act have been diluted" while clarifying that additional safeguards had been put in place "to protect the fundamental rights" of innocents.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:17

Since August 2017, almost 7,00,000 minority Muslim Rohingyas have fled violence in Myanmar across the border into Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar , joining several hundred thousand more that were already settled there in overcrowded camps. Tight security by Myanmar officials also makes departures hard, though it would not be surprising if a handful of more boats were seen in the near future, she said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:06

Ushakov expressed the hope that Russian Federation and the United States could return to "constructive and serious dialogue". "You are going to achieve the regime change, it's useless. "You expel diplomats, we expel diplomats, you further expel, what's the next step?" Moscow, which vehemently denies any involvement, has responded tit-for-tat.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:55

Mueller's team, while instructed to probe Russian efforts to interfere in the election, is also looking at whether anyone from the President's camapign coordinated with the Kremlin to influence the outcome of the 2016 contest. Van der Zwaan is the first person to be convicted and sentenced as a result of the special counsel's investigation. Appearing in federal court Tuesday, Van der Zwaan told the judge, "What I did was wrong".

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:42

Previously, a North Korean target market likewise viewed a South Korean taekwondo team carry out, this time around without Mr Kim. North Korea's national intelligence chief Kim Yong-chol apologized Monday morning to South Korean reporters for restricting their coverage during the concert.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:03

Dhoni was elated after being conferred with the honour, as he thanked "the men and women in uniform". Dhoni, who holds the rank of lieutenant colonel in the Indian Army, was dressed in uniform and marched up to the President when his name was called upon.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:02

Only a fraction of trains were running across the country, leaving platforms packed with people and roads clogged with commuters who normally rely on rail travel instead. "The question is whether people will support a strike movement that will block the country for weeks", political analyst Stephane Rozes told the 20 Minutes newspaper.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:50

He said an unknown number of civilians were among the casualties that also included senior Taliban commanders who were "planning for the next spring operations". Condemning the bloody strikes as attack on civilians, the villagers called upon the government to halt targeting unarmed people. A defence ministry spokesman confirmed an airstrike in Dashte Archi, but described the location as a kind of Taliban "training centre" and denied civilians were among the casualties.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:51

But in their new filing, prosecutors revealed that Rosenstein - who appointed Mueller - wrote a memo last August that outlined the scope of Mueller's appointment. Mueller's prosecutors said the Federal Bureau of Investigation determined that a longtime associate of Mr. Manafort's in Ukraine "has ties to a Russian intelligence service and had such ties in 2016".

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:46

Hours after announcing the deal Netanyahu posted a message on his Facebook page saying he was putting it on hold until further review. Netanyahu had said on Monday that Israel and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) had reached an agreement "for the departure of at least 16,250 migrants.to Western nations".

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:43

Four Russian diplomats expelled from Germany arrived back in Moscow on the weekend, Russia's embassy in Berlin said, ahead of a Monday deadline imposed on Moscow. "If I understand correctly, sophisticated attacks usually lead to instant death", Lavrov said. "How far we all go" did not depend on Russian Federation, he said, adding Moscow would follow "the principle of reciprocity".

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:34

In a Sunday interview with CNN's Jake Tapper on " State of the Union ", Ronald Kessler , the author of " The Trump White House: Changing the Rules of the Game ", claimed that the President's counselor and former campaign manager leaks more information to the press than any other individual working in the White House.

by | April 03, 2018 | 16:06

Saudi Arabia condemned US President Donald Trump's move to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel a year ago, but Arab officials said at the time that Riyadh appears to be on board with a broader US strategy for an Israeli-Palestinian peace plan still in its early phases of development.

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:43

Not many people can say that they hit two game-winning shots in the final seconds of two Final Four games. A diehard Irish fan growing up, all Cole wanted was to attend Notre Dame, even if only as a student and not an athlete. "We are very proud of them and we pray that God will grant their respective colleges victory against their opponents", the organisation said on Saturday.

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:40

Following a shooting at the school on February 14 that left 17 students and faculty dead, Broward County Superintendent Robert Runcie has outlined new campus safety measures, some for the entire district and others applying only to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High .

by | April 03, 2018 | 14:05

But where Trump saw greatness, others saw a toady whose glowing remarks about Trump seemed like they could have been copied from Kim Jong Un's physician. After releasing the results from Trump's physical, Jackson said "he has incredible genes and that's the way God made him". "That is why he moved to make this change".

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:49

The court's decision comes amid recent demonstrations related to the fatal March 18 shooting by police in Sacramento, California, of Stephon Clark, a 22-year-old unarmed black man. And in talking with police afterwards, Chadwick said Hughes had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, was taking medication and that she did not understand what was happening when police yelled for her to drop the knife.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:43

A leader of a caravan of US-bound migrants from Central America that has provoked Donald Trump's fury said yesterday the American president is using the movement as a "pretext". "[We] need [a] wall", he said. " Mexico has the absolute power not to let these large "Caravans" of people enter their country". Republicans must go to Nuclear Option to pass tough laws NOW.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:38

England were desperate to end their gruelling trans-Tasman tour on a winning note, having suffered a humiliating 4-0 loss to Australia in the Ashes, while Joe Root's men were humbled by an innings and 49 runs against New Zealand in the opening Test.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:25

The Union Home Ministry, which rushed 800 anti-riot policemen to MP and UP, asked all states to take preventive steps and maintain public order to ensure safety of lives and property. By the end of 2016, about 90 percent of roughly 145,000 cases involving Dalits were still awaiting trial, government data from past year showed. The state which saw agitations, roads and railway tracks being blocked and shutters of shops being pulled did not see any other major cases of violence.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:18

The I&B Ministry has withdrawn its Fake News order which said that the accreditation of a journalist could be permanently cancelled if the scribe is found generating or propagating fake news, as it came out with stringent measures to contain the menace.