by | June 24, 2017 | 02:15

The country ratified the agreement "in the context of sustainable development and efforts to eradicate poverty, as well as the control of global temperature rise and the strengthening of capacities to adapt to the adverse effects of climate change", the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:08

Russia's defence ministry said the USA had given it no warning, following which Moscow was also suspending coordination over "de-confliction zones" that were created to prevent incidents involving United States and Russian jets engaged in operations in Syria, reports the Guardian.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:58

Warmbier's death ". A person believed to be Otto Warmbier is transferred from a medical transport airplane to an awaiting ambulance at Lunken Airport in Cincinnati , Ohio, U.S., June 13, 2017. USA doctors say he suffered a "severe neurological injury", the most likely cause of which was a cardiopulmonary arrest that had cut the blood supply to the brain.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:56

Unlike New York and Silicon Valley, Modi is attending a smaller community event on Sunday in a Virginia suburb of Washington DC . "My USA visit is aimed at deepening ties between our nations". It is seen as a key test of defence ties under the new Trump administration. As in the past, he is looking forward to interacting with the Indian diaspora in the U.S.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:56

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told his Turkish counterpart that weapons provided to the Kurdish YPG militia in Syria would be taken back once Islamic State was defeated, Turkish defense ministry sources said on Thursday. to even consider reclaiming weapons they've distributed to other factions. Erdogan highlighted a "possible threat" near the Turkish border in Syria, while speaking in the southeastern province of Sanliurfa.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:53

As per the report, B.Com stream has been emerged as one of the favorite subject. However, to be on the safer side, a number of colleges on- and off-campus, like Kirori Mal, Satyawati or Ramanujan, have preferred to maintain the same line of cutoffs as a year ago for a majority of their courses.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:46

Nothing indicates it was motivated by race or religion'. Fairfax County Police Department spokesperson Tawny Wright suggested there was not now evidence the attack was a hate crime. UPDATE II: Daily Beast is reporting that Nabra Hassanen might have been raped. The boys declined to give their names. Nabra's father told The Guardian that he believes his daughter was targeted because she was a Muslim.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:43

Earlier, a spokesman for the militant group said they had taken civilians to a safe place after a gunfight erupted with troops and did not intend to hold them. "If this is a diversionary move, it's not the first by these BIFF gunmen", Padilla said. The military is still investigating whether five civilians are still being held captive, according to Reuters .

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:37

DUP chief whip Jeffrey Donaldson said there is a "very good chance" the party will reach an agreement with the Conservatives . The party is demanding investment in Northern Irish infrastructure in return for its support, Donaldson said, and will have a significant input into Brexit policy.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:32

Adam Schiff, D-Calif. Despite national fervor and grassroots activism that have sprung up on the left since President Trump took office, Republicans have swept all four special election races in 2017. A successful Republican strategy in Tuesday's race for Georgia's 6th Congressional District included promoting a relentlessly anti-Pelosi message to drive out the conservative base.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:29

Over 200 million people were estimated to have participated in the International Yoga Day previous year. "The PM also said that the practice has helped in bringing the whole world together". Three years back, the Indian prime minister had persuaded the United Nations to mark June 21 as the International Yoga Day. The previous record was set in Delhi on June 21, 2015, when 35,985 people performed yoga at Rajpath with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:21

However, Israeli leaders have been public on their rejection of the Palestinian Authority (PA) taking over East Jerusalem, which was officially annexed by Israel in 1980, and have regularly voiced their opposition to the return of Palestinian refugees or even the halting of illegal Israeli settlement expansions in the occupied Palestinian territory.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:20

US-mediated negotiations collapsed in 2014. Amichai will be the first entirely new state-approved settlement constructed in the Palestinian territories since the Israeli-Palestinian Oslo peace accords were signed in 1993, although illegal outposts have been constructed in that period and other settlements have expanded.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:23

Commenting on the Democrats' electoral failure in the South this week, which included a South Carolina House race, Hot Air blogger Andrew Malcolm observed that one-third of Pelosi's 193 House Democrats now come from just three states, "the usual liberal suspects of California, New York and MA, not the crucial Heartland".

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:23

The fleeing gunmen reportedly rigged some areas of the school with homemade bombs, Alcarioto said, citing statements by some of the freed captives. Gen. "They have tried to attack a few times and all have been thwarted". Philippine troops, backed by airstrikes and artillery, remain involved in the offensive to wrest back control of villages and the business district.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:18

Troops are looking for their remains. Ano, citing intelligence shared by foreign counterparts, says Mahmud is suspected of channeling more than 30 million pesos ($600,000) from the Islamic State group to acquire firearms, food and other supplies for the attack.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:18

We anticipate seeking review by the entire 7th Circuit or the United States Supreme Court and hope that today's erroneous decision will be reversed. Dassey, now 27, is serving a life sentence for the death of 25-year-old Teresa Halbach , who disappeared on Halloween Day in 2005 after she went to take photos for an auto magazine at a salvage yard owned by Dassey's uncle, Steven Avery , in Manitowoc County, Wis.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:14

If he succeeds his father, he will become the first king of Saudi Arabia who is not a son of the founder King Abdul Aziz Al Saud who is also referred to as Ibn Saud. Noteworhty, Iran, which is predominantly Shi'ite Muslim, and Saudi Arabia , which is mostly Sunni, compete for power and influence across the region.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:15

One alternative would be to get rid of the individual mandate and find a different way to protect people who, due to their chronic health conditions, would have trouble getting health insurance on an open market. In states that do expand by deadline, federal government would pay a smaller part of cost. The adjusted growth rate funds less than what Medicaid requires and could lead t0 a non-functioning program, according to the Urban Institute .

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:11

Under the Senate bill, the individual mandate - an Obamacare tax penalty imposed on those who don't purchase health insurance - would be eliminated. Trump tweeted on Thursday that that he is "very supportive" of the Senate's plan. Some from states that have expanded have battled to delay the phase-out, while conservative Republicans have sought to halt the funds quickly.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:04

President Ashraf Ghani called the perpetrators of the attack "enemies of humanity" who have " no respect for any religion or faith". This was the third attack on this bank since 2014, with the Taliban claiming their target was Afghan soldiers and police on their way to draw salaries.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:01

Yesterday 43 protesters were arrested at the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . WASHINGTON (AP ) - Republican Sen. The former president says amending the GOP-written bill "cannot change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation".

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:00

As it tries to craft a Syria strategy, the Trump administration is divided between those who consider Islamic State the primary enemy and some officials who think the war in Syria is part of an existential struggle between the United States and its Gulf allies on the one hand and Iran on the other, said a third U.S.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:59

Warmbier is in stable condition since his repatriation to his home state of OH, but doctors say the former detainee is unresponsive and has severely damaged brain tissue. The Trump administration issued repeated warnings to North Korea's government for its missile program. Warmbier was a University of Virginia student when he was detained while touring North Korea.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:56

It was Trump's firing of Comey that led to the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller to investigate Russia's interference in the election and possible ties between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. But, you know, I have confidence in him. Instead, they're claiming that thanks to Trump's tweet suggesting tapes of his conversations with Comey existed, the president Jedi mind-tricked the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director into telling the truth during his testimony.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:55

The Washington Post reports a vehicle packed with explosives detonated outside the New Kabul Bank in the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah . Esmatullah, a border policeman who was at the scene of the deafening explosion, said many people were missing in the ensuing chaos as bystanders, survivors and ambulances struggled to get the most seriously wounded to the hospital.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:52

And this way, Mexico will have to pay much less money, and that's good, right? The scheme would lower the cost to Mexico too, he said, adding: "Pretty good imagination, right?" During the rally , he suggested that the idea to install solar panels on the hypothetical wall was originally his, though the green amenity had been included in several companies' bids to plan and construct the wall.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:45

Trump added: "I mean we're going to have to see in terms - look, there has been no obstruction. I can say that the people who have been hired are all Hillary Clinton supporters". The Daily Mail states that a Times spokesperson told them Comey never came to visit, and Fox has corrected the record on their show as well. Mr Trump's declaration now that there are no recordings appears to settle a key dynamic in that investigation - it is now the president's word against Mr Comey's notes.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:37

The first will reduce the state's greenhouse gas emissions to the same levels laid out in the Paris agreement . HB 1578 establishes a Carbon Farming Task Force. Since signing the commitment, Lehigh has pursued a number of related initiatives, including the Campus Sustainability Plan 2020 , which commits to building more efficient infrastructure, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and supporting climate change and adaptation strategies.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:24

The destruction came as Iraqi forces closed on the mosque, which also carried enormous symbolic importance for Islamic State whose leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi used it in 2014 to declare a "caliphate" spanning swathes of of Syria and Iraq .

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:17

Some of the more rural areas in the state and elsewhere have proved to be a tough go for health insurance companies on the exchange. In New Jersey, Oscar is providing its employer plan model Oscar for Business and individual products on and off the exchanges.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:18

After applying, the results of verification will be uploaded on the website of CBSE and incase of any mistake (or change in grades), a formal letter will be sent to applicant by Speed post. But the proposal's calcification hinges on the approval of the board, the chairman said. After media reports on error in totalling the CBSE Plus Two marks, CBSE has issued a clarification stating that 'inspite of best efforts made by the experienced subject teachers, there may be possibility of human ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:16

At the time of Warmbier's release, a White House official said Joseph Yun, the U.S. envoy on North Korea, had met with North Korean foreign ministry representatives in Norway the previous month. But a statement from the coroner said , "There are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview". "To make it clear, we are the biggest victim of this incident", he said , calling the accusations of abuse "groundless".

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:19

Restrictions on tourists going to North Korea could also be an option after the death of an American student who was detained there, the analysts said , although China also wanted to ensure that the regime remained stable. Meanwhile, shortly before the China-US talks, US President Donald Trump said on Twitter he might give up hope that Beijing could exert any meaningful pressure on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

by | June 24, 2017 | 00:19

He hoped that all electorate in Telangana would vote for the joint Opposition candidate Meira Kumar . The decision was taken after 17 Opposition parties met in the national capital today to pick their candidate. Earlier, Nitish had chose to break ranks with the Opposition by announcing his support for Kovind. Lalu Prasad Yadav on Friday said the former made a "mistake" by supporting the ruling government.