by | June 03, 2017 | 05:31

Along with his wife Ivanka, Kushner appeared determined to dismiss the increased scrutiny in connection with the FBI's ongoing Russian Federation probe as little more than a PR squall that will soon pass. It has also been my distinct pleasure to work side-by-side, day-by-day with the staff of the communications and press departments. While speculation that Trump will be impeached because of his Russian Federation dealings is surely premature , so are claims that impeachment is impossible or ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:29

Although questions have been raised about Kushner's contacts with the Russians, the FBI has said he is not at the moment under investigation, and he has volunteered to testify before the congressional committees looking into Russian interference in the 2016 elections.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:27

With the new bridge, Assam and Eastern parts of Arunachal Pradesh will enjoy round the clock connectivity. It links Dhola in Assam to Sadiya in Arunachal Pradesh. Earlier, Modi, on a day-long visit to the state, was received by Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Governor Banwarilal Purohit and other dignitaries on his arrival at the airport.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:25

When gains and losses for other parties are factored in, the modeling suggests the Conservative Party's tally could be 16 seats below the 326 seats required to be able to govern alone, leading to a "hung parliament ". Global companies that make up the index earn much of their income in dollars and euros - earnings that translate into higher sterling value when the pound is weak.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:26

President Trump's son-in-law and top advisor Jared Kushner (Ivanka's husband) talked to the Russian ambassador about setting up a secret communications channel linking the transition team with Moscow . Could Jared be the mole in the White House? On Saturday, national security adviser H.R. McMaster told reporters that he "would not be concerned about a back-channel" between Trump and the Kremlin.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:19

Former vice president Gary Schultz , 67, was given six to 23 months, with two months behind bars. Spanier also had been charged with felony child endangerment and conspiracy, but a jury in March acquitted him on both counts. More than 100 of Paterno's victories were briefly erased from the record books. He also criticized Paterno for not calling authorities, as well as McQueary and his father and a neighbor who counseled McQueary.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:17

Jeremy Corbyn's "floundering" when pressed for figures on the cost of his party's childcare policy has given newspaper columnists a tasty morsel to chew over in today's editions. May will seek to offset any fallout from her absence at the debate with a speech in northeast England Thursday. Some thought the prime minister might be hiding in the audience.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:16

S. will withdraw from the Paris global climate pact. Major U.S. allies, business leaders and even the Pope had urged the remain in the deal. "Some may seek to portray the response to climate change as a fundamental threat to the economy", said Guterres. Mayor Louise Carter-King said she hopes the president is listening to coal executives that have come out in favor of staying in the agreement.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:15

Greater manchester Police indicated that information will no longer be shared with U.S. counterparts as the force described the eight men who remain in custody as "significant" arrests in their "fast-moving investigation". Meanwhile, a relative of the Abedi says he was driven to extremism after seeing a friend fatally stabbed previous year. Britain's security level has been upgraded to "critical" meaning officials believe another attack may be imminent.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:15

The Russian leader said he was ready for improved relations. While Mr Trump sparked dismay among many by withdrawing from the agreement to cut greenhouse gases, the Russian President said he did not "judge" his counterpart in Washington.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:08

Such a procedure would be "poison for the continent", Juncker said, adding that the European Commission had other ways to make clear that solidarity was not a one-way street. "If Turkey will ever become a member state, I do not know", Juncker said. Speaking at the same event, Germany's centre-left candidate for chancellor Martin Schulz said that if Trump quit the climate pact, US producers would gain a competitive advantage over their European rivals.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:04

Putin lamented the lost economic opportunities on Friday, saying that trade between the US and Russian Federation has dramatically declined. Russian President Vladimir Putin has denied that Russia meddled in the US presidential election , saying the claims lack substance.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:05

I will never give in to that. Moments later, however, the French president left little doubt that he was convinced the Russian government had tried to prevent his election by spreading false rumors about him through two state-owned news networks, Russia Today and Sputnik .

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:04

The congress minister further dared the BJP by stating that if the BJP is for the people and believes in progress as they often claim then they should understand the mood of the people and undo the ban. Kohli on Wednesday said that the BJP unit in the state will take steps to oust Bachu from the party or would like to accept his resignation , though the North Garo district president is yet to resign.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:03

Countries need to hold the U.S. accountable for decisions that have a global impact", Narain said . May said that the Paris accord "provides the right global framework" for tackling climate change. Martin Schulz, leader of Germany's Social Democratic Party, tweeted: "You can withdraw from a climate agreement but not from climate change, Mr. Trump ".

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:01

Christy Clark may not have enough seats to win a confidence vote, but she won't resign without a fight. "As the incumbent government , and the party with the most seats in the legislature, we have a responsibility to carefully consider our next steps".

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:55

Numerous 22,000 people on Cox's Bazar's Moheshkahli Island, where 10,000 people died in a cyclone in 1991, moved to shelters. As many as 300,000 people were taken to shelters in over 10 districts most vulnerable to the cyclone, Additional Secretary Golam Mostafa, a spokesman for the Disaster Management Ministry's control room, was quoted as saying by bdnews.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:45

In a strongly worded statement, Merkel said US President Donald Trump's announcement to turn his back on the Paris pact was "highly regrettable, to put it very mildly". In the last two-three months, both Trump and Merkel have been in the news, mostly because of US' high-handed approach towards Germany. German officials have repeatedly insisted that, as a member of the European Union , they can not conduct bilateral trade talks with the U.S.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:41

Raisi was thought to be Khamenei's candidate of choice, but Rouhani handily won re-election as no sitting president has failed to win a second term in Iran since 1981. Gabriel published a Twitter message congratulating Rouhani and interpreted Iranians vote for him as wholehearted support for political and economic opportunities.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:33

As widely predicted, Trump announced Thursday that the US would withdraw from the Paris climate agreement , but was willing to negotiate a new deal, though few countries looked likely to respond positively to that proposal. The country, she said, is prepared to "aggressively participate in the global climate governance". The group includes 30 mayors, three governors, more than 100 businesses and more than 80 presidents of US universities, the report said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:32

They met at the ornate Grand Trianon Palace at Versailles . Macron was the first Western leader to speak to Putin after the Group of Seven summit the French leader attended over the weekend, where relations with Russian Federation were a key topic.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:33

Not long ago Uber's CEO, Travis Kalanick described Mr. Levandowski as "one of the world's leading autonomous engineers" when he wooed the whole team of tech engineers at Otto into Uber's fold. This suggests that Uber might be looking to go public in the near future. Waymo's autonomous trucking ambitions shouldn't sit too well with another company: Uber .

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:29

These are things the city has already been tackling, said Chief Resilience Officer Grant Ervin. Instead of the Paris agreement causing American job losses, the video says, many major American companies in all sorts of sectors wanted the U.S.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:27

After attempting to flee with the casino's gambling chips, the gunman left the casino to a room in an adjoining hotel, where he holed himself up before taking his own life, Resorts World COO Stephen Reilly said in a presser conference on Thursday.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:26

CNN is so obsessed with Trump's Twitter typo that they asked the recently crowned Scripps National Spelling Bee champion to spell " covfefe " on air with them. Ananya was able to outlast 14-year-old Rohan Rajeev , who finished in second place. She previously had spelled 16 words correctly onstage during the competition.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:27

US President Donald Trump visited Israel's national Holocaust memorial and said that the only way to prevent another genocide of its nature was to never be silent in the face of evil. The US leader already visited Israel , Saudi Arabia and is heading next to Italy, Belgium and the Vatican . TRUMP: Making peace, however, will not be easy.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:23

The backlash against Griffin has seen at least four theatres cancel her performances. "So I know she made her mistake or whatever, and we're all going to make mistakes, but you need us, man, because we're there to make you laugh". At a rambling press conference Friday, Griffin tearfully predicted her career is over and said Trump “broke me.” Since the video was posted Tuesday, she has lost her job co-hosting CNNs New Years Eve special and had five comedy shows cancelled.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:21

The disaster response "task force" team set up by the churches of the National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) have been reacting to the onset of heavy rains, sending out alerts, gathering information, sharing resources for rescue operations, whilst also linking with government authorities, for further relief and recovery operations.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:19

China has overtaken the transitioning to renewable energy , generating a fifth of its electricity from renewable sources. Some executives from coal companies have weighed in, arguing the USA should stay in with reduced emissions cuts targets, with an eye toward ensuring that Washington keeps some influence over the future of the global energy mix.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:15

Mike Conaway and Adam Schiff, who are leading the committee's probe, said the panel approved the subpoenas to compel certain individuals to testify and to obtain personal documents and business records. Trump attorney Michael Cohen had refused to voluntarily comply with an earlier informal request, but had said he'd comply with and formal subpoenas.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:15

As well as facing a backlash from his own supporters , his predecessor who signed the agreement; mayors of major USA cities, and many big American companies , Trump will also face universal condemnation Friday from the global community who have spoken with one voice, calling Thursday's decision a "a sad day for the world".

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:16

China is the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter, followed by the US. The German chancellor called it "extremely regrettable and that's putting it very mildly", but added that it "can't and won't stop all those of us who feel obliged to protect the planet".

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:12

New U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer said there was no way back to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) for America. The Trump administration has said it is seeking bilateral agreements rather than sweeping free trade pacts, and is pushing for fair trade with partners and not just free trade.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:10

Trump's promise to preserve Israel's advantage came amid concerns in Jerusalem about the recently announced $110 billion US-Saudi Arabia arms deal. "The Palestinians are ready to reach for peace" and "Benjamin Netanyahu wants peace", said Trump . "And ( Trump ) really does want to work together with Israel in countering the threat from Jihadist Islam".

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:10

Since September 2015, Palestinian assailants have killed 42 Israelis, two visiting Americans and a British student, mainly in stabbing, vehicle ramming and shooting attacks. Instead, she continued advancing, reached one group of soldiers and pulled out a large knife, which she used to stab a soldier. Israel's military said the soldier was moderately wounded in the attack on Thursday near a settlement in the West Bank.