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by | August 02, 2017 | 08:43

And it would make it much more hard to impose global diplomatic sanctions against the Maduro regime. Opinion polls had said some 85 per cent of Venezuelans disapproved of the constitutional assembly and similar numbers disapproved of Maduro's overall performance.

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:38

Amit Shah , Smriti Irani and Ahmed Patel are all set to contest in the Rajya Sabha polls from Gujarat. The EC said directions to use NOTA in Rajya Sabha elections were enforced in January 2014 after SC, in 2013, made it mandatory to have the "None Of The Above" option in EVMs.

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:26

President Donald Trump wasn't being serious when he seemed to endorse rougher treatment of suspected criminals last week, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Monday. Instead, flying home on Air Force One from the G20 summit in Germany, Mr Trump changed the plan, according to the report. Why is Trump possibly in legal trouble? Detective Stephen Loomis, president of the Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Association, a union representing Cleveland's rank-and-file ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:16

Late-night comedians were on fire last night, but Anthony Scaramucci was the one getting roasted. Mr Scaramucci was axed at the request of new chief of staff John F Kelly. Noah was pleasantly befuddled by the latest White House disarray, particularly tickled that Scaramucci's official first day was August 15, meaning he had gotten fired before actually beginning his job.

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:13

Trump's eldest son later acknowledged that he took the meeting after being promised damaging information on Trump's presidential opponent, Hillary Clinton . The strategy, the advisers agreed, should be for Donald Trump Jr.to release a statement to get ahead of the story. After Trump Jr. revealed the email chain and details of the meeting, the story began to change.

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:06

You can never know who is under there. "Could be terrorists with weapons", one comment read. They made their feelings about the state of immigration in Norway known. The report contains a section on attitudes to people with different religious beliefs which concluded, "A clear majority are sceptical of Muslims".

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:06

December 19, 2014 - Federal District Court in Washington, DC vacates December 28, 2011 delisting rule (holding: DPS designation can only be used to increase protections; FWS was not simply revising an existing listing; FWS impermissibly failed to address historical range loss; and FWS failed to adequately consider the threats of disease, threats of human-caused mortality, and the insufficiency of state regulatory measures).

by | August 02, 2017 | 07:34

Fabbrini said that her sons' removal from her home is "wrong". In an emotional interview , Fabbrini said on "The Glenn Beck Program" that her son Christopher was taken into custody by the state almost four years ago, and her son Hunter was taken just two days after he was born.

by | August 02, 2017 | 07:29

The Trump administration may have expressed a desire to improve relations with Russian Federation, but Mike Pence has spent the last few days sticking a thumb in Vladimir Putin's eye . Pence is the highest-ranking American official of the current administration to visit Georgia and the larger Caucasus region. "Thanks to your help, Georgia is no longer a Soviet or a post-Soviet country", said Kvirikashvili at Tuesday's joint press conference.

by | August 02, 2017 | 07:30

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) spokesman Najib Danish told reporters that the attack was launched by two suicide bombers at around 11 am local time. It wasn't until the attack ended that both the embassy and the interior ministry realized two of their Afghan staff had died in the daring assault.

by | August 02, 2017 | 06:59

Thaksin himself has lived in exile since 2008 to avoid corruption charges brought against him. Hundreds of Yingluck's supporters outside the packed court Tuesday shouted, "Prime minister, fight, fight!" The army initiated a coup soon afterward and a military-led government has remained in power since.

by | August 02, 2017 | 06:20

In an attempt to clarify concerns that the Aadhaar scheme would be used by the government to snoop on private individuals - triggering a debate on the Right to Privacy - Additional Solicitor General (ASG) Tushar Mehta submitted that technology employed in the unique numbering system can not be used for tracking.

by | August 02, 2017 | 06:13

In different incidents, Latvia's armed forces reported observing two Russian Su-34 fighter jets, two Su-27 fighters, two MiG-31 fighters and one An-26 cargo jet, announcing it on Twitter . "We have seen an increase in air activity in the Baltic region, but with few exceptions, the vast majority of the intercepts are conducted in a safe and responsible manner by all parties", NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters last month following a meeting of the NATO-Russia Council.

by | August 02, 2017 | 06:08

North Korea fired a missile on Friday that experts said was capable of hitting Los Angeles and other USA cities and the United States and South Korea responded by staging a joint missile exercise. "China has been implementing the (U.N.) resolutions in good faith, in the comprehensive way", Liu said, "and we urge other countries to do so". The White House retaliated by slapping sanctions on a Chinese bank, a Chinese company, and two Chinese individuals for their ties to North Korea, ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 05:57

He was then-candidate Trump's first campaign manager but was sacked in June 2016. When asked if he had any reason to dispute the report, he responded, "I have none whatsoever". This time it wasn't by Trump. Meanwhile, on Fox News, host Ainsley Earhardt began the interview by asking Lewandowski, who was sacked by the Trump campaign, a question about Anthony Scaramucci that began with a statement about how loyal Trump has been to him and other staffers.

by | August 02, 2017 | 05:33

The guards were hired to supplement the usual security provided. Violence in any form is not acceptable. Oakland police were investigating the incident but did not announce any arrests. Several other security guards surrounding the melee then tried to pull the two apart. Baseball lover Chris Moffett told KTVU early Tuesday morning that the fans at the A's and the San Francisco Giants games aren't as rowdy usually as the fans for the Raiders and the San Francisco 49ers.

by | August 02, 2017 | 05:24

The Joint Chiefs of Staff, including chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, were not aware Trump planned to tweet about a ban on transgender service members, three U.S. While Trump's tweets are considered official statements from the president, official instructions have not been sent from the White House to the Pentagon regarding moving forward with the transgender policy, according to military officials.

by | August 02, 2017 | 05:06

Bregoli committed those crimes before her Dr. Phil appearance last fall and discussed them on the show. Even though Danielle Bregoli managed to remain out of jail this time, she could still soon find herself behind bars over a more recent run-in with the law.

by | August 02, 2017 | 04:41

Two senior-level sources confirmed to ABC News a Washington Post story on Monday that Trump personally dictated the July 8 statement on his son's behalf while returning to the us from the G-20 summit in Germany aboard Air Force One. The July 8 New York Times story was a bombshell explicitly linking the Trump campaign to Russian Federation for the first time . Two: It's Team Jared, widely suspected of having leaked the original news about the meeting with the Russian lawyer to ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 04:36

That, however, is a point of principle. He's not about to abandon it now that his dwindling poll numbers suggest tea-party support is crucial to ensure the faithfulness of Republican lawmakers who don't feel the same love for him. Is it worth Canada's while to negotiate with an administration that can't get a long-nurtured measure through Congress and can't manage a complex legislative project? This under a health care law whose goal, the public was told , was to "bend the cost curve ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 04:34

This despite the fact that, on June 16, Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow insisted, "I do want to be clear, that the President was not involved in the drafting of the statement and did not issue the statement". REPORTER: The other thing I wanted to ask was, when the president made his speech to the police officers on Friday, nearly within minutes, statements came from police chiefs across the country criticizing his remarks that seemed to endorse the use of force by police in certain arrests.

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:45

On his first run since being gelded and hooded for the first time, Hugo Palmer's three-time victor in 2016 got his career back on track at Windsor over 1600m last month and runner-up Easy Tiger has won since. Big Orange's handler was "proud" of the effort and said he is better on faster ground. As such, a small alternative bet might be in order and, while he has plenty to find on the ratings, QEWY is ready to run a big race.

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:29

He continued: "I'm saying (military options are) inevitable if North Korea continues". These joint efforts - coinciding with the United States, Japan and South Korea staging their own maneuvers close to both China and North Korea - suggest that both China and Russian Federation had arrived at a newfound independence in the face of American challenges.

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:16

Nobody was injured. Firefighters brought the fire under control by around 6:00 am (0400 GMT/UTC). The units are all interconnected and "several of them are out of service due to the power outage caused by the fire", he said. The refinery is so large it covers an area as large as 800 football fields. The length of the shutdown remains unknown and the company was still in the process of switching off some units at the plant on Monday.

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:05

After legislative efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act faltered last week in the Senate, Trump threatened - as he has several times - to pull the cost-sharing subsidies. "As the Individual marketplace continues to evolve, Anthem will continue to advocate solutions that will stabilize the market to allow us to return to a more robust presence in the future", Anthem spokeswoman Jill Becher said in a statement.

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:03

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 3,516,493 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $209,333,000 after buying an additional 90,203 shares during the period. The ex-dividend date will be Tuesday the 20th of June 2017. This represents a $1.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.45%. NY raised its stake in shares of Terreno Realty Corporation by 0.3% in the fourth quarter.

by | August 02, 2017 | 03:04

There's nothing worse than breaking a shiny new toy - especially when that new toy is a Ferrari 430 Scuderia. The Ferrari went airborne, landed about 165 feet down a bank, and came to a rest in a field then caught fire. The man lost control of the high-end vehicle while driving on a wet road in South Yorkshire Thursday afternoon, according to South Yorkshire police .

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:59

Had it been fired at a standard trajectory, the rocket could have reached Los Angeles, Denver and Chicago and would have even had NY and Boston within its sights, according to analysts. Not only is North Korea investing considerable efforts into developing and improving the technical capabilities of a variety of missile types, but Pyongyang also appears to be focusing on perfecting methods to deploy and launch missiles to maximize their deterrent and operational effectiveness.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:41

The couple announced their pregnancy and since then has documented their journey and brought focus to many issues important in a trans-man's pregnancy. However, the duo is not new to fatherhood, the two proud daddies already have two adopted children. "We are so lucky to have been able to welcome him into our lives and can not wait to see who he grows up to be", they said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:32

Chris Wallace pressed Kellyanne Conway on the "disarray inside the White House" and on exactly what the chain of command will be now that Gen. John Kelly is Chief of Staff. Comey was sacked on May 9. Conway said "we have great faith" that Kelly could bring protocol and order to the White House while empowering "his staff to succeed".

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:32

China's Didi Chuxing ride-sharing company is partnering with Uber rival Taxify to expand its network across Europe, Asia and Africa, and tighten its grasp on the world's ride-sharing market, CNBC reported. The partnership is likely to be aimed directly at tackling Uber's current market share with both Lyft and Taxify acting as direct competitors. It has recently been working with the Estonian Tax and Custom Board on a pilot project on taxation between customers and drivers.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:29

The government has announced plans for an independent review of Building Regulations and fire safety in the aftermath of the Grenfell tragedy last month. "We also continue to call on the Building Research Establishment and the industry to release results of previous safety tests, including desktop studies".

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:20

Toshiba reached a similar $3.7 billion agreement with Southern Co.in June as it seeks to limit its liabilities from the Vogtle project . Instead, the SC reactors, along with two others under construction in Georgia, have demonstrated that the main obstacle to new nuclear power projects is an economic one.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:10

Jared Kushner revealed the broad strokes of his plan to bring peace to the Middle East in an off-the-record talk with congressional interns on Capitol Hill - the audio of which was leaked to WIRED . Kushner says the meeting with a Russian-American lawyer was such a "waste of time" that he asked his assistant to call him out of the gathering. "There are 127 pages on the SF-86, but there are only two you guys have to worry about", he said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:44

Deval Patrick (D), who is reportedly being urged by former President Barack Obama's "inner circle" to throw his hat in the ring. Speculation about Deval Patrick's political future is heating up once again. If he's at all serious about 2020, expect Patrick to spend time in crucial Florida next year to campaign for Democratic Sen. And Deval Patrick has many thoughts on what he says is Donald Trump's governing by fear and a dishonest pitch for economic nostalgia, while ...