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by | May 23, 2017 | 15:00

The council also agreed to "take further significant measures including sanctions" to force North Korea to change course and end its "highly destabilising behaviour". Researchers in the US, Russia and Israel have also pointed to a potential North Korean link - but it is notoriously hard to attribute cyber-attacks.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:58

Symantec researchers said they had found multiple instances of code that had been used both in the North Korea-linked group's previous activity and in early versions of WannaCry. On Monday, researchers from security firm Symantec presented additional evidence that further builds the case that WannaCry, which is also known as WCry or Wanna Decryptor, is closely linked to Lazarus Group.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:57

He blamed what he described as media bias against Corbyn , a veteran left-winger who after decades on the rebellious fringe of the party unexpectedly became Labour leader in 2015 on a wave of enthusiasm from grassroots party members. "I think it would be extraordinary", McCluskey was quoted as saying. Labour is defending its plans to exert state control over key utilities amid uncertainty over what the final price tag will be and how it will be paid for.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:53

Bolivar said there has been positive momentum in the last few days including the finalization of the draft framework of the Code of Conduct and the start of the Philippines-China bilateral consultation meeting. "We hold a very open attitude to normal exchanges between countries", Hua said in response to the question. Philippine Ambassador to China Jose Santiago Sta.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:55

The Tories are expected to U-turn over their social care plans following backlash over their so-called " dementia tax ", the London Evening Standard reported. May told the BBC she was only being "honest" with voters, adding: "Our social care system will collapse unless we do something about it". Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Sunday that he "understood concerns" about the changes and promised a consultation before changes are pushed ahead.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:52

One of President Trump's first executive orders states that if the administration hires a former lobbyist, that person can't work on anything directly related to their lobbying until at least two years have passed. "However, the current Administration has not been complying with this established practice", Shaub wrote. "If the Trump Administration's compliance or lack of compliance with ethics requirements is shrouded in secrecy, the American people can not hold to account the ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:54

On August 16 previous year, Gupta broke down inside the court and sought to withdraw his bail plea saying he meant to face trial from jail since he was going through financial difficulties. The CBI in its allegations added that state government had also not recommended KSSPL for the allocation of any coal block. Gupta, Kropha and Samaria are facing trial in the case of alleged irregularities in the allotment of "Mahuagarhi Coal Block" in Jharkhand to JAS Infrastructure Capital Pvt Ltd (JICPL).

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:51

North Korea on Monday declared its medium-range Pukguksong-2 missile ready for deployment after a weekend test, the latest step in its quest to defy United Nations sanctions and develop an intercontinental rocket capable of striking USA targets.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:50

Bolton, who served as ambassador to the United Nations under former President George W. Bush, said the damage needing to be fixed from the Obama years "underlines why Trump's policy proposals are potentially so important". Iran has accused the U.S. of selling arms to "dangerous terrorists" in the Middle East - a day after President Donald Trump signed an arms deal with Saudi Arabia .

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:44

Still, no major American news organization has reported that Kushner is the person described in the Washington Post story. However, it is hard to understand why Saudi Arabia would ever be compelled to pay more to the United States when they keep receiving incredible deals from the Trump administration and the elite corporations allied with the White House.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:45

In a Facebook post, Greater Manchester Police released the following statement: "Emergency services are now responding to reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena". "Pained by the attack in Manchester". United States pop princess Taylor Swift, a friend of Grande, wrote: "My thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by the Manchester tragedy tonight".

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:45

Trump addressed dozens of leaders of Muslim states in Riyadh on May 21, urging leaders to fight against Islamic extremism and calling for the isolation of Iran, which he accused of fueling "the fires of sectarian conflict and terror". "And if you both are willing, we're going to make a deal". Earlier on Monday, on Mr Trump's first visit to Israel as president, he said he sees a growing recognition among Muslim nations that they share a "common cause" with Israel in their determination to ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:45

US Col John Dorrian , spokesman for the US-led coalition against ISIL, said 30,000 residents had been displaced since the fight for Tabqa began on March 21, and that the priority was now to protect those who remained. "There will be a lot of complications in bilateral ties", with implications for security cooperation and regional policies between Turkey and the United States, he said, adding, "Both countries will be in crisis-management mode".

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:44

Thallium sulphate is available for sale in many countries, including the United States, and is commonly used as a rat poison. But what the Islamic State scientists described as an " ideal lethal poison " also occurs frequently in nature, and is commercially available as a pesticide in countries such as the US.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:42

Demonstrators run on a closed highway during a national sit-in against President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, Venezuela , Monday, May 15, 2017. They pledged to take to the streets again the next day. It wants early elections to remove him from office. Venezuelan anti-government protesters who have been throwing human excrement at riot police during demonstrations are resorting to use of "chemical weapons", a senior Venezuelan official said.Judicial inspector general Marielys Valdez spoke out ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:35

This latest damaging story was published shortly after Trump left for Saudi Arabia to kick off a nine-day worldwide trip, his first as commander-in-chief. President Trump was hit with another set of Russia-related allegations late Friday moments after departing on his first foreign trip as commander-in-chief, with one report claiming the president trash-talked James Comey in a meeting with Moscow dignitaries and another saying the Russian Federation probe has reached a current White House ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:33

The initiative has "entered a new era as it is in full swing", with 68 nations and worldwide organizations signing cooperation agreements with the host, Xi said. The editorial said India is the only country that has opposed China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) recently, adding India fears being targeted by strengthening Sino-Pakistani ties.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:27

Thousands of fans begin to file out of the arena's four exits. British Transport Police said in a statement, "Officers are at Manchester Arena following reports of an explosion within the foyer area of the stadium at 10.30pm this evening".

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:27

Grassley added that "the leaks will continue to keep the attack on Trump on FRONT PAGE" of The New York Times and The Washington Post . The New York Times reported that Trump told Russian officials in the Oval Office that firing the Comey had relieved "great pressure".

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:26

Mr Farron said: "The country is united in grief after this devastating terror attack". For her part, Grande tweeted a short statement Monday night, saying she was "broken" by the attack. The first unconfirmed reports of an explosion emerged shortly after 2145 GMT. Representatives for Grande have said that the 23-year-old pop star was physically "okay" following the blast, which British authorities say was being treated as a terrorist attack.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:22

Meanwhile, on Friday, the White House circulated a video publicizing his itinerary that showed amap of Israel that cut out the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem , and the occupied Golan Heights. As president, Trump has said he'd like to try to broker a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians, calling it "the ultimate deal". "We're not here to force people to do things one way or the other with regards to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict", the official said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:22

McMaster said on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" program. It appears Trump was trying to squash the investigation. Tillerson and McMaster were present at the May 10 meeting where Trump discussed his firing of James Comey , the former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, with Sergey Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister and Sergey Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to the United States.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:19

So Trump was entertaining top Russian officials in the White House while trashing the man who was leading that investigation, whom he'd just fired. But on the face of it, the story of the "government official" doesn't square with what Trump is reported to have said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:17

According to multiple sources, the former Director has "committed to testifying", and will do so in an open session, which means that the proceedings will not be closed off to the public. Russian Federation has denied U.S. intelligence agencies' conclusion that it interfered in the election campaign to try to tilt the vote in Mr Trump's favour.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:11

The crowd was made up of mainly younger people who had come to see Grande in her first of three scheduled concerts in the United Kingdom, on her European and Latin American tour. Police gave no information about the attacker but said they were working to determine if there were any accomplices. Grande's opening acts at the Monday night performance were rapper BIA and singer Victoria Monét.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:09

The result announcement of Gujarat Common Entrance test comes as an end of the waiting period for over 1.3 lakh students who have appeared for the entrance exam this year. Click on submit to view your result. Keeping in mind the high participation by the students, it is natural that the official website might suffer from technical glitches or problems.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:58

The Army also released a video of the action against Pakistan Army. The Army asserted that this was done as part of a counter-terrorism strategy, including to prevent infiltration of terrorists, supported by the Pakistan Army. "Indian Army proactively dominates LoC and we want peace and tranquility in Jammu & Kashmir", he added. Infiltration is likely to increase with the melting of snow and the opening of passes across the LOC.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:58

At least 19 people have been killed and 50 others injured when a blast ripped through the concert attended mostly by young people. "It shocks me every time we hear this sort of news, that attacks lie this can happen, but especially when there will be so many children at this concert tonight", he added.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:51

As per the release on the university's official website, the application process for all under graduate courses where admission is done on the basis of merit in plus 2 will begin from May 22 . Delhi University on Saturday announced the admission schedule for its undergraduate, postgraduate, M.Phil and Ph.D programmes for the academic session 2017-2018.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:52

According to a report , the results will be declared between May 24 and May 27. As per reports, CBSE Board Class 12th result is likely to be published on May 24. The board is likely to declare the Class 12th results tomorrow i.e May 24. Apart from the links mentioned above, CBSE board results are also hosted by third party result portals like indiaresults.com.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:51

Mostafa Mir Salim and Sayed Mostafa Hashemi Taba are trailing with 297 thousand and 139 thousand votes, respectively. From the outset when the counting of the votes started after midnight in Iran , the early results indicated that President Hassan Rouhani was heading for a landslide.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:45

Security Council sanctions and resolutions. It called the missile - capable of reaching Japan and major USA military bases there - an "answer" to President Trump's policies. North Korean drone flights across the border are unusual, but have happened before. The Trump administration also has pressed China, North Korea's closest ally, to rein in Pyongyang.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:47

An Indian fighter jet has gone missing near the India-China border after taking off from an air force base in northeastern India, according to an Indian Air Force official. The combat jets have been facing engine trouble and serviceability issues since long. In March, India and Russian Federation had signed a couple of agreements for the long-term maintenance and technical support for the Sukhoi-30MKI fighter planes.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:42

Mr. Trump made the requests to Admiral Michael Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency, and Dan Coats, the Director of National Intelligence. Michael Flynn, who was briefly national security adviser and is now the subject of investigations into his ties with the Russian and Turkish governments.

by | May 23, 2017 | 13:39

The Palestinians are deeply divided, with Fatah in charge in the West Bank and in Gaza the Islamists of Hamas, who have been condemned by President Trump in the last few days as terrorists. "We can truly achieve a more peaceful future for this region and for people of all faiths and all beliefs and frankly all over the world", Trump said.