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by | April 21, 2017 | 20:25

Coinciding with the ASEAN Summit are the state visits of Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah to the country. Acting Interior Secretary Catalino Cuy said that Panglao Island in Bohol province could be considered "the most secure place in the country right now".

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:22

Thursday's killing quickly drew condemnation from the candidates in the presidential election , who were being interviewed one by one on France 2 television as the events unfolded. "That's a bad thing and it's a very, very awful thing that's going on in the world today ", he said at a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:23

President Donald Trump earlier ordered a review of the Iran nuclear deal. It has repeatedly denied accusations by the West that it was ever trying to develop nuclear weapons. The landmark 2015 agreement saw crippling sanctions lifted after the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) certified Tehran had restricted its sensitive nuclear activities.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:22

But Mignolet has improved since returning to the line-up and, in the last two matches against Stoke and West Bromwich Albion, the Belgian has been particularly impressive. Palace will also be able to call upon Loic Remy and James McArthur, with the pair also back to full fitness. Elsewhere, Scott Dann, Connor Wickham and Pape Souare are all long-term absentees for Sam Allardyce's Eagles.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:17

Earlier in the day, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the U.S. missile attack on the Syrian military airfield violated global law. 'That changed last night, ' she said, referring to USA cruise missile strikes on a Syrian government airbase in retaliation for a poison gas attack allegedly by Assad's regime which killed 80 people, including children.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:14

Not only did the Canadians succeed where the English and French had failed by capturing the strategically important ridge from the Germans, they did it with several innovative approaches to warfare. "A century ago, soldiers from throughout Alberta and across Canada banded together to take on a challenge unlike anything our country had faced before", Mitchell said.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:10

The two leaders also called for an objective investigation into an incident involving chemical weapons in Syria's Idlib province and said they were ready to deepen cooperation to fight terrorism, the Kremlin said in a statement on its website.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:10

The motion passed with 522 members of parliament in favour and 13 against - well above the required two-thirds majority. Opening the debate on a snap poll, Mrs May said it was time "put our fate in the hands of the people and let the people decide".

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:09

General Motors Venezolana, GM's local subsidiary, was established in 1948 and employs about 2,700 workers and has 79 dealers in the country. It employs almost 2,700 workers and has 79 dealers in the country, CNN Money reported . GM has been in Venezuela for 69 years. GM is the latest in a long line of foreign firms that have had to close their business in Venezuela, due to what the New York Times characterizes as a combination of "political tensions, corruption, high crime rates, a ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:08

Pennsylvania State Police officers found Stephens in Erie County, Pennsylvania, after getting a tip around 11 a.m. local time from a "concerned citizen" who saw Stephens at a McDonald's, Major William Teper Jr. Police said he was last seen driving a white ford fusion with OH temporary tags E363630. Police earlier Sunday had said that Stephens had broadcast it on Facebook Live.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:08

Joel Wit, a co-founder of the 38 North programme of the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University, said the matter was "very perplexing" and fed into North Korea's narrative that America is all bluster and doesn't follow through on threats.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:05

There, he asked officers to allow the protesters to assemble peacefully, and held out a Bible. To this day, the Chinese government continues to censor that image - one that much of the world regards as a symbol of the "pro-democracy protests in the country at the time".

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:00

The suspect was himself then killed by security forces - but not before two other officers and a tourist were injured. Cops have said they are hunting a second suspect who may have been involved in the attack , during which the gunman targeted a patrol vehicle in the busy tourist area of Paris .

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:02

Sixty percent of voters were in favor of making marijuana use legal and 34 percent were opposed, the Hamden-based university said Thursday. The percentage represents a blowback to the Trump administration, which in February threatened "greater enforcement" of federal anti-marijuana laws in states that have legalized its adult use.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:58

As Paris got back to business, municipal workers in white hygiene suits were out before dawn to wash down the sidewalk where the assault took place - a scene now depressingly familiar after multiple attacks that have killed more than 230 people in France over two years.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:58

She has vowed to curb immigration and recently said , "Behind mass immigration, there is terrorism". If Melenchon makes it to the runoff, he is projected to beat both Le Pen and Fillon by comfortable margins although he is seen losing to Macron 41% to 59%.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:59

At least 82 militants of IS group had been killed following the raid that also destroyed a big IS hideout along with several bunkers as well as a 300-meter-long tunnels, according to Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman of provincial government. He argued that the USA dropping a highly destructive non-nuclear bomb on Afghanistan is "not (about) the war on terror", rather it's about using the country "as (a) testing ground for new and risky weapons".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:58

Terry, one of just three players to make over 700 appearances for the club, will depart nearly 20 years after making his first-team debut. Conte refused to say whether Terry would start the semi-final, though, despite the injury doubts over Gary Cahill.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:53

The issue of General Raheel was a hard decision due to rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran but Pakistan chose to let him join the alliance as its first chief due to close ties with Riyadh. "When General Raheel Sharif (Retd.) joins he will define a structure", Janjua had said, speaking at a conference in Islamabad . Recently, Iranian Ambassador Mehdi Honardoost met Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa during which the envoy was assured that ties with Iran would remain unaffected.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:45

Mrs. May, who became PM last July after the European Union referendum, told MPs that it would be wrong for the United Kingdom to find itself reaching the most "difficult and sensitive" phase of Brexit negotiations in late 2018 and early 2019 at a time when a general election was "looming on the horizon".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:45

The drought-hit district of Maharashtra, considered to be the fiefdom of the late chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, handed 40 of the 70 municipal corporation seats to the BJP, Hindustan Times reported. The overall vote percentage for AAP would be 27.5%votes and 26 seats, while the corresponding numbers for Congress are 20% votes and 22% votes and 22 seats.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:33

The Supreme Court , previously on March 27, had made it clear that the Aadhaar can not be made mandatory by the government for the extension of benefits of social welfare schemes. Senior counsel Shyam Divan and Arvind Datar, appearing for the petitioners, including a former judge of Karnataka High Court, said that it was extremely hard to follow the rule as many people did not have an Aadhaar card.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:28

Praising MPs for backing her during a stump speech in the north-west of England, the PM said: "It's great to be here in Bolton, fresh from the House of Commons, fresh from winning a vote in the House of Commons, which has approved my decision to hold a general election on June 8".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:29

North Korea conducted two of such tests a year ago alone, which analysts say would have taken the country a step forward in gaining the knowledge to make nuclear weapons small enough to fit on long-range missiles. In his annual New Year's address, Kim said North Korea's preparations for an ICBM launch had "reached the final stage". Weapons analysts said they believe some of the missiles on display were new types of intercontinental ballistic missiles, or ICBMs, including a solid-fuel missile ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:29

BFMTV also reports another police officer was seriously injured and an unidentified man was hit by "cross-fire" in the the Champs-Elysées area. The attacker was shot dead by police, he said. He fled on foot before the driver of the other vehicle and the passenger - a trainee police officer - caught up with him. A auto pulled up alongside a police bus just before 21:00 (19:00 GMT) and a man got out, opening fire on the bus with an automatic weapon, Interior Ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:25

The North conducted two such tests past year alone. The ministry said it was analyzing the test for further details. The North has said it has developed and would launch a missile that can strike the mainland United States but officials and experts believe it is some time away from mastering all the necessary technology.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:26

Security Council sanctions. US Vice-President Mike Pence, on a trip to Asia, has repeatedly warned that the "era of strategic patience" with North Korea is over and on Wednesday said the US would meet any attack with an "overwhelming response".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:21

Turnbull is visiting India in response to Modi's invitation to the Australian President during a G-20 summit in China a year ago. The bilateral discussion also hinted at a growing agreement to oppose China's territorial claims over the South China Sea region.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:23

North Korea's deputy United Nations ambassador Kim In Ryong has accused the United States of creating "a unsafe situation in which a thermonuclear war may break out at any moment". The U.S. will not stop in its pursuit of ensuring the Korean Peninsula is free of nuclear weapons . On the other hand, China believes that the problem in the Korean Peninsula should be resolved in a peaceful manner.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:16

ANKARA , Turkey Turkey's prime minister on Tuesday called on the opposition to respect the result of a referendum that will give sweeping new powers to the office of the president, but the main opposition party formally requested the vote be annulled.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:18

On Wednesday, inmates asked the U.S. Supreme Court to take the case challenging the use of a sedative used in flawed executions in other states and one of three drugs Arkansas plans to use in its executions. Arkansas has carried out its first execution since 2005, just minutes before the expiration of the inmate's death warrant. Governor Asa Hutchinson said he was "both surprised and disappointed" by the latest legal delays.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:16

Voters will cast ballots on Sunday in the first round of what has turned into the most unpredictable French election in memory, with four of the 11 candidates within reach of the two places for the run-off on May 7. Addressing 5,000 flag-waving supporters in Marseille , the city where the men were detained, on Wednesday, she said: "I have been denouncing this awful poison of Islamic terrorism since I launched my campaign.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:13

Iraqi armed forces have captured parts of Al-Tanak neighborhood in northern Iraq's Mosul city, a police official told Anadolu Agency Thursday. US-backed Iraqi forces are now battling IS militants in the more densely-populated western half of Mosul , with more than half of that area having been retaken.

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:12

North Korea has conducted several missile and nuclear tests in defiance of United Nations sanctions and has said it has developed a missile that can strike the USA mainland. Said Abe: "It goes without saying that it is a matter of paramount importance for us to seek diplomatic efforts as well as peaceable settlements of the issue".

by | April 21, 2017 | 19:11

It was not clear until the last minute whether Putin would grant Tillerson an audience, but the fact that he did is likely to be seen as a sign that Moscow has not given up on the new USA administration and wants to try to improve ties which both sides agree are languishing at a post Cold War low.