by | June 25, 2017 | 03:45

The Senate voted 98-2 Thursday to pass a bill that would enact new sanctions against Russian Federation and require the White House to secure congressional approval before lifting any current sanctions, Reuters reported Thursday . -Russia relations". Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown told Politico he had heard the White House was moving forward with attempts to "slow it, block it", while Sen.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:47

Fire checks have been carried out on some 600 high-rise buildings across England after a fire ravaged a social tower block in west London's North Kensington district last week, killing at least 79 people. "They say they are going to find us a place to stay, they say for two to four weeks, but you never believe the council". "It's unbelievable. I understand that it's for our safety but they can't just ask us to evacuate with such short notice".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:47

In the event of a 50-50 tie, Vice President Mike Pence would cast the deciding vote. You can check out where each senator stands here. As of 2016, 8.8 percent of Americans were uninsured. Both GOP bills would raise the age band rating to 5:1. But defunding Planned Parenthood is a gift to the Republican base for many anti-abortion senators from red states.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:42

The Belgian capital has been on high alert for more than 18 months, since Brussels-based Islamic State militants carried out attacks in Paris that killed 130 people in November 2015, then bombed Brussels airport and the city's metro in March previous year, killing 32 people.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:41

His death fanned a conflict between North Korea and the United States that was already aggravated by North Korea's defiant missile launches and two nuclear tests since early previous year as part of its effort to build a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of hitting the US mainland.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:43

Mishra approached High court challenging the notice, managed to get stay, subsequently HC lifted the stay. Mishra has been charged for filing wrong information regarding the expenditure done during the Assembly Elections in 2008. "The EC verdict has dealt a blow to unscrupulous politicians who want to win the elections by adopting corrupt practices", he said on Saturday. The Aam Aadmi Party's MP unit also demanded the resignation of the minister.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:40

The crisis in the Gulf has seen Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt close their airspace to Qatar Airways , forcing it to cut flights to those countries, fly longer routes and thereby adding costs. American Airlines shares climbed 3% after reports of the unsolicited approach from Qatar Airways . This marks the fourth time Qatar has won " Airline of the Year ", with the Middle Eastern carrier also winning in 2011, 2012, and 2015.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:37

Mr Tusk said: "It is obvious that the impact of Brexit on citizens' rights is negative and our role is to reduce this negative... effect of Brexit". "Our role in negotiations is to reduce this risk". Nearly exactly one year after Britain voted to leave in the June 23 referendum, May promised that nobody would be forced to leave after Brexit, offering permanent rights over healthcare, education, welfare and pensions to Europeans who arrive before a cut-off date.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:31

He was sent home last week suffering from brain damage and in what US doctors called a state of unresponsive wakefulness. Warmbier was buried Thursday in a funeral attended by thousands in his native OH town. During his detention, details of Warmbier's condition remained unknown to his family and USA officials. Ohio's Republican senator calls Otto Warmbier "an fantastic young man" who shouldn't have been detained.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:28

Among political independents, almost half - 48 percent - say the media's coverage of the Trump allegations is irresponsible. About a third of those polled think the coverage is "proper", while 12 percent say news outlets have been "too restrained" in their coverage of the Russian Federation controversy.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:31

The foreign ministry official denied that Warmbier was abused while in custody, condemning "groundless public opinion now circulating in the USA that he died of torture and beating during his reform through labour". "I asked on behalf of Dennis for [Warmbier's] release three times", Volo said, referring to the release as a "type of good faith". The North's foreign ministry spokesman put the blame for Warmbier's death on the previous USA administration of Barack Obama which it said had "not ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:23

William Buick: "Mark gave me a lot of confidence in the sense that he just wanted his horse to go forward and get across without asking him too much". O'Brien said: "Scat Daddy [sire of Sioux Nation] is an incredible stallion - the pace that they have make them very different". The pure purists among us will consider the Hardwicke a mere hors d'oeuvre to the feast offered up in the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes, in which the slightly slower top-class sprinters get their chance without the ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:22

Thackeray said all the party legislators and MPs will support Ram Nath Kovind , nearly clearing his way to Raisina Hill. Shiv Sena, the second biggest constituent of the National Democratic Alliance, has slammed the BJP for its choice of Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind as the presidential nominee of the ruling coalition.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:21

Prince Mohammed bin Salman replaces Salman's nephew, Prince Mohammed bin Nayef , who has also been fired from his job as Interior Minister. Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif congratulated Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on appointment as the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia , here on Thursday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:14

Asked if he was trying to keep Comey honest, Trump added: "It wasn't very stupid, I can tell you that". One day after saying he does not have tapes of private conversations with Comey, the president told Fox he always told a "straight story".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:14

We respect the orders of High Court as well as the Election Commission, ' an official AAP statement read. The EC has said that the 21 AAP MLAs did hold de facto the post of Parliamentary Secretary and rejected their plea to drop the "Office of Profit" case.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:14

Portugal swiftly doubled their lead when Eliseu's unsafe low cross from the left was forced home by Silva, although there was brief concern for the new Manchester City signing as he landed awkwardly on his ankle. But he was all smiles, escorting a young mascot in a wheelchair out onto the Moscow pitch before netting his first Confederations Cup goal . Joining them will either be Javier Aquino , who was Mexico's best player against New Zealand , or Hirving Lozano , who's yet to ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:12

Named after Maratha warrior king Shivaji Maharaj, the programme will benefit 89 lakh farmers and make 40 lakh agriculturists debt-free, Fadnavis said. "To counter this, some tough decisions will have to be taken", PTI reports him saying. Sena minister Diwakar Raote, who is also the state transport minister, said, "The Sena is happy that its demand (for a waiver) has been met".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:04

That would focus the aid more on people with lower incomes than the House legislation, which bases its subsidies on age. Governors in states that expanded Medicaid are wary of a bill revealed Thursday, June 22, by Republican. Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president of the consulting firm Avalare Health, said the Senate subsidies would be smaller than Obama's because they're keyed to the cost of a bare-bones plan and because additional help now provided for deductibles and copayments would ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:02

Police in Washington, D.C., have issued arrests warrants for the Canadians as well as nine Turkish security agents and three Turkish police officers. A US official says police in Washington will announce charges against 12 Turkish security agents related to violence that happened when Turkey's president visited last month.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:00

Barack Obama received an "intelligence bombshell" from the CIA last August warning him that Russian president Vladimir Putin was directing a hacking campaign to tip the presidential election in Donald Trump's favor, the Washington Post reported on Friday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:02

Conversations about Russian interference has been going on for almost a year and is now being investigated by multiple congressional committees and a special counsel. The president has always been publicly skeptical of the intelligence agency assessment that Russian Federation was involved in leaking embarrassing emails from Democratic email systems - let alone even more sinister allegations that Russian Federation hacked into local election systems in 21 states.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:01

The assailants after the attack ran into nearby Delhi Public School campus which was encircled by the security forces to start operation to flush them out, the officials said. A siege has been laid around the area and search operations are underway. LeT spokesman Dr Abdullah Ghaznavi said in a statement:"Mujahideen Lashkar e-Taiba attacked on CRPF party at Pantha Chowk on Srinagar-Jammu highway".

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:52

The demonstrators were dragged out of the Capitol Building for protesting the bill even US President Donald Trump has told confidants is "mean". In 2009, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said , "But we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what is in it".

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:50

Next to her were two other reporters, the French Stephan Villeneuve and the Iraqi Bakhtiyar Addad, who died during the detonation. Iraqi forces have begun to push into Mosul's Old City, where they expect to encounter the toughest fighting of the months-old campaign to retake Iraq's second largest city.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:50

Trump himself weighed in over Twitter Thursday morning with digs at Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY. On Thursday, though, Pelosi praised the tighter margins in this year's special elections in four GOP-held seats in Kansas, Montana, South Carolina and Georgia compared to last fall, despite the Republicans retaining all four seats.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:44

Forty-five percent of respondents say they are more likely to believe Comey's version of events from his June 8 testimony to the U.S. Senate , versus 22 percent who are more likely to believe what Trump has said, NBC News reported . That special counsel, former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Mueller , is now reportedly investigating Mr Trump's own actions in a probe that could dog his presidency for the foreseeable future.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:45

Hadas Malka , 23, was stabbed to death . Israeli police said they killed three Palestinians involved in the attack . "The idea that this was some kind of a coordinated event, potentially, with multiple attackers is less frequent", Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett, reporting from occupied East Jerusalem, said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:41

Nitish Kumar is known to take independent decision like his welcoming the demonetisation decision and surgical strikes past year and the JD-U voting for UPA candidate Pranab Mukherjee while sharing power with BJP in the state. Soon after the BJP announced Kovind's name as its candidate for the 17 July presidential election , Naidu's Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and the Telangana Rashtra Samithi offered their support.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:27

The approval of the border treaty by the parliament's legislative and constitutional committee earlier in June followed a January ruling by the High Administrative Court that upheld a lower court verdict, declaring the agreement unconstitutional and void.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:28

This is the same location where another pro-regime UAV dropped munitions near Coalition forces before it was shot down , June 8, according to the coalition. The US military said it will work on de-escalating the situation, with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. saying on Monday that the United States will work diplomatically and militarily "to re-establish de-confliction", but the Russian side seems seriously irked.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:18

Judge Forrest ruled that, " Ms. Trump's public statements regarding active and comprehensive brand management lead to a reasonable inference that the shoe at issue would not have been released without her approval ". The first daughter, who has an office the White House, denied having any involvement in the design. According to AP and ABC News, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest rejected a request from Ivanka's lawyers that she be blocked from submitting to a deposition.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:14

She is a great leader. "People in OH don't grab me about Russian Federation at all when I'm home", Ryan said . The California Democrat has always been a boogeywoman Republicans have used to motivate their base and to woo independents as the personification of liberal values and a reminder of why even if they may like their individual member or candidate, a vote for that Democrat would be a step toward putting Pelosi back in the speaker's chair.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:09

Of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi he added, "She's less popular than Donald Trump in my district". Democrats have been doing plenty of self-reflection since they lost the special election in Georgia's sixth district on Tuesday. Said Rice: "The Republican playbook has been very successful. They always want to choose our leaders and usually they go after the most effective leaders because they want to diminish the opportunity that we have", Pelosi said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:07

Moon, since winning the election last month, has vowed to pursue talks with North Korea, insisting that sanctions alone have failed to persuade the North to stop its nuclear weapons program. Due to the secretive nature of all of North Korea's military activity, it is hard for experts to assess how close the country is to building a reliable ICBM.