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by | May 30, 2017 | 04:34

Authorities had imposed curfew and restrictions on Sunday to prevent violence in the aftermath of Hizbul commander's death. Due to strike and restrictions, normal life remained paralysed in Kashmir with shops, business establishments, educational institutions and marketplaces remaining closed across the Valley and public transport thrown off the gear.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:31

Her foreign minister, a political rival, upped the rhetoric Monday by declaring that with Trump's policies, "the West has become smaller". While the United States is in the process of reviewing its policies on climate change - Trump signaled he may pull out of the Paris Agreement - the other six governments reaffirmed their commitment to the accord.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:31

But on the issue of climate change , the six-page final communique from the G7 summit in Sicily says that only six of the leaders, plus European Union leaders, agreed to stand by their commitment to implement the Paris Agreement on climate change .

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:29

Suga said Japanese officials will discuss North Korea with a senior foreign policy adviser to Chinese President Xi Jinping, Yang Jiechi, who was scheduled to visit Japan later Monday. A reportedly nuclear-capable missile was launched just a week after North Korea launched its Hwasong-12 rocket. A woman watches a TV screen showing a file footage of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , at Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea , Monday, May 29, 2017 .

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:26

Chaffetz said that it is not his intent to "impede or interfere" in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. The former FBI director was sacked by President Donald Trump amid the FBI's investigation into Russian Federation meddling in the 2016 election.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:26

The U.S. stance against Iran is "deceptive and destructive" and attempts to undermine the sovereignty of the regional states besides supporting Israel, Qasemi said. But who funded the terrorists? "Buying arms or building weapons won't make a country powerful". He added: "If today we are proud of this turnout, it is because Imam [Khomeini] showed us this path.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:23

May said she reduced the nation's terror alert level based on advice from an inter-departmental security meeting called Cobra, BBC reported. More than 20 people were killed in an explosion following a Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena lat.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:23

The Washington Post reported on Saturday that Kushner discussed the possibility of setting up secret and secure communications between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin during a December 2016 meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:20

Nadal's reward for reaching round two is a clash with experienced Dutchman Robin Haase. Nadal was imperious as he steamed through the first set in under half an hour on Court Suzanne Lenglen, wrapping up the match 6-1 6-4 6-1 to improve his record at Roland Garros to 73-2.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:18

The militia, who numbered in the dozens and drove a tank and a small number of construction vehicles, ignored warning shots from USA aircraft and, according to a US -led coalition statement, even "apparent Russian attempts to dissuade" their advance.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:12

Merkel also emphasized the continued need for friendly relations with the USA and others, and spokesman Steffen Seibert said Monday that the chancellor is "a convinced trans-Atlanticist". "Here is a situation where it's six, seven if you include the European Union, against one", she said. Despite the Trump administration's talk of an "America first" policy and ongoing criticism of Germany for its massive trade surplus, the leaders who met in Sicily did vow to fight protectionism, ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:15

But officials on both sides see scant prospects for any major breakthrough in long-stalled negotiations during his 24-hour visit on Monday and Tuesday. would "recognise Jerusalem as the undivided capital of the State of Israel". By naming attorney David Friedman, ardent supporter of Israel, as his ambassador to the Jewish state, the president was signaling the foreign-policy establishment that he wouldn't be playing by their rules.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:13

He was sentenced to 364 days in jail, with all but seven days suspended. But it was a turning point in my life. Smith, discussing the incident on ESPN's First Take, said he believes Woods's troubles started in 2009, when his marital affairs became public.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:26

Even as a member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet said he doesn't see reports of White House adviser Jared Kushner seeking secret communications with Russian Federation as "any big deal", a top House Democrat said the security clearance for Trump's son-in-law needs to be reviewed.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:22

The investigation comes amid broader claims that USA forces under President Donald Trump are killing more civilians as the military fulfils a plan to "annihilate" ISIL. "The Coalition takes every feasible measure to protect civilians from harm". The airstrike was delivered by a USA aircraft after Iraqi forces , taking fire from the two snipers , called it in.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:22

Netanyahu has tried unsuccessfully to make such overtures to Herzog before, but has been unsuccessful, mostly because the Zionist Union isn't comfortable trying to coexist with the far-right coalition members. "Like [former President Harry] Truman, Mr. Trump must contend with well-entrenched anti-Israel bureaucrats at the State Department who will try to use their positions to make moving the embassy hard".

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:23

Last week, Pakistan requested the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to expedite the hearing of the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, whose execution was stayed by the court on May 18. The move to appeal at a Pakistani court will only strengthen our cause", said a close associate of the family. It was also pleaded that if Jadhav's plea is rejected by the court of appeal then he should be executed forthwith.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:24

Back from a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe, Trump on Sunday immediately sought to dismiss the reports. And the top-ranking Democrat on the House committee investigating potential collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation called for a review of Kushner's security clearance.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:20

Comey acted unilaterally, breaking longtime Federal Bureau of Investigation norms to publicly discuss why he was closing the case against Clinton , even though he deemed her actions "extremely careless". The existence of the alleged fake e-Mail between then-Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schlultz and Leonard Benardo, an official at George Soros' Open Society Foundations, was reported Wednesday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:21

One White House official at the time characterized it as a brief courtesy meeting and confirmed that Michael Flynn , Trump's ousted national security adviser, was in the room. The first from the New York Times said that Oleg Deripaska, a Russian oligarch once close to Paul Manafort, Mr Trump's former campaign manager, offered to cooperate with congressional committees investigating Russian meddling in return for immunity.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:19

Although both May and Corbyn campaigned a year ago to remain in the European Union, polls show that May is more trusted to secure a good deal in talks with Brussels and that some voters are confused about Labour's position on the issue. Under a Tory government, Theresa May initially vowed that more pensioners will have to pay for care at home and only £100,000 of a pensioner's wealth will be protected from care costs.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:17

The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that the White House was considering vetting the president's social media posts through a team of lawyers. "Everything is in play", one advisor told the Wall Street Journal (paywall). If the White House takes away Trump's Twitter machine, they may have to deal with something even worse like him dialing up random reporters and spouting off, or calling a press conference and melting down.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:15

North Korea conducted a ballistic missile test a week ago. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the "unidentified ballistic missile (speculated to be a Scud)" was sacked from the North Korean coastal city of Wonsan at 5.09 am (2139 GMT) and travelled in an eastward direction.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:16

Since then pictures of the debris - which appear to show bloodstained fragments from the bomb and the backpack used to hide it - were subsequently leaked to the New York Times . Citing unnamed federal security sources , Focus reports that Salman Abedi twice flew from a German airport in recent years and wasn't on any worldwide watch list.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:13

The officials said the young man told authorities that he had been involved in planning the May 22 Manchester attack . A woman is arrested during a raid in the Blackley area of Manchester. Ramadan Abedi said early Wednesday that he believed his son was innocent. Two more persons, a man and a woman , have been arrested in connection with the Manchester bombing attack in Britain, media reports said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:14

Enrile, former defense minister during the martial law administration of the late President Marcos, stressed these in siding with President Duterte in placing Mindanao under martial law because this is in the exercise of the Chief Executive's constitutional mandate to fight enemies of the State and control the peace.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:09

The parade will travel to 17th Street to 12th Avenue to 12 Street to 11th Avenue to the Robert E. Laws Veterans Mall where a service will follow. Eloise Ogden/MDN Minot's Memorial Day program will be held on Monday at the original Veterans Section in Rosehill Memorial Park in Minot, shown in this photo taken Thursday.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:09

The regime has carried out two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the beginning of a year ago, with multiple sets of United Nations sanctions failing to halt its weapons push. But his administration is still working to solidify a policy to deal with North Korea's nuclear ambitions. North Korea's defiant ballistic missile tests have created tensions with Washington in recent months.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:06

A Hawaii-based judge in March issued a preliminary injunction - which applies nationwide - against the order on grounds it was motivated by anti-Muslim bias. He said the judges should focus on official, unequivocal statements from the White House, not the campaign trail, when evaluating its intent. He asked if that should be taken into account when deciding how much weight they should be given in reviewing the travel ban's constitutionality.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:05

US West Texas Intermediate futures were up 0.49 percent at $49.14 a barrel. OPEC has a self-imposed goal of bringing stocks down from a record high of 3bn bbls to the five-year average of 2.7bn bbls. Clawing back some of Thursday's losses, global benchmark Brent futures LCOc1 were up 28 cents at $51.74 a barrel at 0837 GMT. At the same time pressure was high from investors to protect prices by limiting supply further, rather than just extending the curbs, which have already been in place ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:09

The team chose to communicate with Moscow through more official channels. Accompanied by first lady Melania, Trump waved to reporters as he made his way into the White House but made no comment. "So generally speaking, about back-channel communications, what that allows you to do is communicate in a discreet manner", McMaster said, adding that "we're not concerned about it".

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:07

Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said on ABC News' "This Week" on Sunday, the NY Daily News reported . Kushner met with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak and banker Sergey Gorkov in 2016, The Washington Post reported, with Kushner reportedly suggesting in one such meeting that a secret channel of communication be established with Moscow.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:03

May has been barraging voters with the idea that she and her party are Britain's " strong and stable " option, but many people have been pointing out that pulling such a dramatic U-turn does not seem to reflect this mantra. "The only things he has left to offer in this campaign are fake claims , fear and scaremongering ". When PM says "nothing has changed" she is lying.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:05

Kelly said that failing to keep such secrets could seriously damage intelligence-sharing arrangements with other nations. I mean, multiple ways to communicate back and forth is a good thing with any country, I think, and particularly a country like Russian Federation, so it doesn't bother me.

by | May 29, 2017 | 10:56

Twenty-three people were struck by the vehicle before it was stopped by a security barrier. Alyssa Elsman, an 18-year-old tourist from Portage in MI, died in Thursday's crash. "He's being charged today with one count of murder two for intentionally taking the life of Alyssa Elsman", New York Police Assistant Chief, William Aubry, said.