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by | May 31, 2017 | 09:27

Jeremy Corbyn has hit out at media intrusion into his family life as he promised he was "giving it everything" to win the General Election. "If the Conservative story is how Theresa May is the "brand leader", the interesting thing is that a lot of Labour supporters really like and believe in the messages that Jeremy Corbyn is bringing across", he said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:20

That attack, claimed by the al-Qaida-linked al-Mourabitoun extremist group, happened just days after former French president Francois Hollande visited the city. Africa is struggling more and more with terrorism. The country is in the middle of its third worldwide bailout, but its progress has been slow in light of various disagreements related to the reforms the Greek government has to impose in return for the rescue money.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:22

G7 leaders at Friday's meeting: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, German Chancellor Angela Merkel , President Donald Trump , and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. So said White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer during his briefing on Tuesday. In a Tuesday morning tweet , President Trump thundered, "We have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany, plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation & military".

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:11

According to the Blue House, Moon called Defense Minister Han Min-koo this afternoon to confirm the additional equipment's arrival in South Korea . He was sworn in as president straight after winning a May 9 by-election and hasn't had the usual two-month transition period.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:14

On Wednesday, Modi will call on King Felipe VI and hold a bilateral summit with his Spanish counterpart Mariano Rajoy. "Now, I can safely say that we have completed a sizable part of it", he said. The Prime Minister said foreign investment from Germany to India is rising, especially for the Make in India initiative. He highlighted the abolition of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) to "expand the engagement of overseas investors in Indian economy".

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:10

It's also not the first time a German chancellor has clashed with a United States president. During a campaign rally , she suggested her country's relationship with the USA had shifted, saying, "The era in which we could fully rely on others is over, to some extent".

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:10

There has been speculation that Trump will change several White House staffers. Dubke joined the administration in February after he was brought in by Sean Spicer , who served as both press secretary and communications director in the opening days of the Trump administration.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:06

Reports indicate Tuesday could be his last day, but the White House has yet to make an official announcement. "I did not know Mike Dubke before he came on as communications director, I did not know him well", White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told Fox News.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:03

He later cited his lifestyle as one of the reasons he plans to leave Congress , saying, "I just turned 50". The congressman is recovering from foot surgery, which has kept him mostly homebound for the past few weeks. It also occurs on the same day that Chaffetz appeared on NBC's "Today" and, when asked if President Donald Trump should have hired former national security adviser Michael Flynn, conceded that he "probably shouldn't have".

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:01

During the campaign, which climaxed with Macron's election on May 7, Macron's camp irritated the Kremlin by saying its campaign's networks, databases and sites had come under attack from locations inside Russian Federation. Nevertheless, relations have been beset by mistrust, with Paris and Moscow backing opposing sides in the Syrian civil war and at odds over the Ukraine conflict.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:55

According to a report from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, "The victims stated two males robbed them at gunpoint and fled north on Berwick (Avenue) on foot". IndyCar driver Scott Dixon's Sunday was something of a mixed bag. "I have no doubt he's going to be quick enough, but you need everything to fall in to place".

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:50

On Tuesday morning, Trump tweeted Germany is hurting the US with its trade surplus and because he says it's not spending enough on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military defense. She stressed that diplomacy is not a zero-sum game and that while Berlin was building strong ties with the rising Asian powers, transatlantic ties remained "of paramount importance".

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:51

Trump has been frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. "If you're going to create a back channel that relies exclusively on the Russian communications and apparatus, that's a really serious issue", said Mark Lowenthal, a former assistant director at the Central Intelligence Agency.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:46

But Trump's Twitter tantrum with Germany, and his protectionist stance last week with European leaders, carries larger risks than simply misunderstanding the economics of global trade, according to Carl Weinberg, chief economist at High Frequency Economics.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:49

The weather has begun to clear and numerous more than 100,000 people who evacuated over the weekend have returned home to begin clearing debris and mud from their waterlogged homes. The military has deployed more troops to the thousands already involved in distributing food and other essentials to flood victims in the districts of Kalutara, Ratnapura, Galle and Matara.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:41

AC restaurants and those with liquor licence to attract 18%, 5-star hotels 28 per cent and hotels with tariff of 1,000-2,500 rupees 12 per cent tax slab. Hair oil , toothpaste and soaps are in the 18 per cent bracket along with capital goods and industrial intermediaries. Prices of foodgrains, especially wheat and rice, will come down as they will be exempt from the GST.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:40

About 1500 prisoners began their hunger strike on April 27 to demand improvements in conditions and an end to solitary confinement , heavy restrictions on family visits and administrative detention - prolonged imprisonment without charge.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:42

President Donald Trump leaped to the defense of senior adviser Jared Kushner over the weekend, saying his son-in-law was doing excellent work for the country. Franken said that with the addition of FBI special counsel Robert Mueller and the ongoing investigations in the House and Senate, lawmakers are going to get to the bottom of any Russian interference in the election and the administration as a whole.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:39

It is a similar missile defence system to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) system , which was recently deployed in South Korea. Despite the threats of increased sanctions from worldwide powers, the pace at which North Korea is testing missiles seems to be gaining speed.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:43

The case was then officially transferred to the High Court, because the lower court does not have the authority to try murder cases. The North Korean embassy has appointed Jagjit Singh, a lawyer who once represented notorious criminal Wong Swee Chin, otherwise known as "Botak Chin", to hold a watching brief in the Kim Jong-nam murder trial.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:38

The attacks came just days into the holy month of Ramadan when Muslims fast during daylight. The attacks targeted commercial areas and a patrol of Sunni anti-IS tribal fighters, they said. Iraqi forces are more than seven months into a massive operation to retake the city from IS, and have already recaptured its whole east side and much of the west.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:39

TSR's report specifies multiple factors it says indicate why an uptick in the hurricane season forecast has been submitted. While climate models show considerable uncertainty, "there's a potential for a lot of Atlantic storm activity this year", Friedman said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:38

Apart from this, they said that the fast track system also serves as a platform for discussing general suggestions from the point of view of German companies and Investors with regard to ease of doing business in India . The leaders agreed that cooperation should be jointly explored for the establishment of India's National Institute of Skill Development (NISD), of an Indian Institute of Skills (IIS) e.g.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:38

Guode came to Australia in 2006 after fleeing the civil war in Sudan, where she was raped after witnessing her husband's murder during a military raid on her village. After the bodies of her children were pulled from the lake, Guode was interviewed by police but released without charge. Manyang was in court on Tuesday.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:34

Parliament is expected to approve the new cabinet on Wednesday. The left-wing former opposition leader proposed a 26-member cabinet Monday made up of members of his Social Democratic Union and two small ethnic Albanian parties. The President of SDSM also said that he has selected the personnel for the Albanian Alliance, however, he said he would let them announce the personnel after their leadership meeting tonight.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:32

Palestinian officials stressed they believed longstanding U.S. policy remained unchanged as president Mahmud Abbas sought to convince Trump to remain committed to a two-state solution to the decades-long conflict. 4 - Trump hinted at the possibility of a larger, regional peace between Israel and the Sunni Arab nations. He wants peace. He loves people. President Donald Trump wrapped up a 2-day visit to Israel and the West Bank on Tuesday without evidence of progress toward renewing talks ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:29

Trump will be in Israel for 2 days and during that time he will meet up with Palestinian and Israeli leaders as part of his peace mission. As a candidate Trump denounced the deal, but has since said he's waiting to make a final decision. "I won't call them monsters, because they would like that term. They would think that's a great name". Trump met with both leaders earlier this week during his first official trip overseas.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:30

She told authorities that she had run out of gas, and when her vehicle stopped, she ran away into high grass and stayed hidden for an hour or two. The woman told deputies she ran into a high grass area and hid for an hour or two, according to the sheriff's office.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:29

Among the four candidates which he interviewed for the objective at White House, Joe Lieberman was his great choice. Mr Lieberman gave reporters a thumbs-up as he left the White House on Wednesday and said he and Mr Trump had a "good meeting".

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:29

We have noted that six out of seven countries have confirmed their commitment to the Paris agreement .... While US president Donald Trump backed a pledge to fight protectionism he refused to endorse a major accord on climate change .

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:23

Mrs May said that when she arrived at Number 10 she felt the most important thing was to maintain "stability" in order to get on with the Brexit negotiations but that she had found that other parties such as the SNP and the Liberal Democrats wanted to "frustrate" the process.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:24

The Pentagon has proposed sending an additional 5,000 troops to Afghanistan to bolster the force that has been fighting there since shortly after the attacks of September 11, 2001. He's a World War II veteran and said it was nice to see such support from the community. Today, more than 180,000 service members are buried at the site.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:23

On the eve of World No Tobacco Day, a group of doctors, bidi workers and health activists today demanded increasing tax on bidi under the proposed GST regime to reduce its consumption. "That is a misplaced fear, because of lack of understanding", he added. Apart from driving supply chain efficiencies, bringing untaxed players into the tax net-a large section of the industry still operates in the unorganised segment- will level the playing field for the larger, established players in the ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:20

Hua was supposed to deliver evidence of violations including images and videos to Li in Hong Kong last week but was barred from leaving the country without being given a reason, Li said. Deng Guilian, Hua's wife, was notified of his arrest by Jiangxi authorities on Tuesday. The White House and Ivanka Trump's lawyer, Jamie Gorelick, did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:16

The referee believed Moses dived in the 68th minute inside the Arsenal box to win a penalty for his team. Fabregas had been introduced in place of Nemanja Matic just after the hour mark, with the Spain worldwide unhappy to have been given a watching brief beforehand.