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by | April 24, 2017 | 09:02

The deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats in the House of Lords, Kate Parminter, has also said her party should not stand a candidate against Green Party of England and Wales co-leader Caroline Lucas. If a Labour government were elected on June 8, Corbyn remarked that it "won't play by their rules either". "It is these rules that have allowed a cosy cartel to rig the system in favour of a few powerful and wealthy individuals and corporations".

by | April 24, 2017 | 09:01

President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that Iran is now paving the path of success and progress as ill-wishers are trying to create obstacles to hinder such advances, IRNA reported. Ahmadinejad's populist approach and humble roots mean that he remains a popular figure among poorer sections of society. TEHRAN , Iran (AP) - An Iranian presidential candidate said Sunday the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers has failed to lift sanctions or improve the country's economy.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:55

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet Donald Trump in May, the Turkish foreign minister said Wednesday, after the USA president congratulated the Turkish leader for winning a referendum on enhancing his powers. 'This can include withdrawing from parliament or continuing to work in parliament, ' she added, calling for the referendum to be re-run. "It is useless to [try to] cast a shadow over the referendum results instead of respecting the nation's will", Yildirim said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:56

The AAP and the Congress will get a meagerly 25 seats each, the exit poll said. Voting for the three municipal corporations - after a high-decibel campaign by BJP, AAP and Congress - remained deceptively sluggish till noon on Sunday, only to create a new record of almost 54% by the day's end.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:44

Duarte resigned from office to face corruption allegations in October a year ago but disappeared soon afterwards. 'This is a plus for Pena Nieto because it goes against this accusation that he and (Interior Minister) Osorio Chong were really fine with Duarte fleeing, hiding and not knowing anything about him, ' said Meyer.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:42

North Korea's state-run KCNA news agency on Saturday night quoted a foreign ministry spokesman accusing Ms Bishop of "spouting a string of rubbish against the DPRK over its entirely just steps for self-defence" and Australia of "blindly and zealously toeing the USA line".

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:42

Responding to the action that Washington termed provocative, the U.S. vice president in a statement said that the era of "strategic restraint was over". In a statement released late Friday, North Korea's Foreign Ministry accused Trump of driving the region into an "extremely unsafe phase" with his sending of the aircraft carrier and said the North was ready to stand up against any kind of threated posed by the United States.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:36

Pressed on how Trump managed to gain her release when President Barack Obama had not, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said he would leave it to others "to look at the different strategies to see why the president was successful" and Obama was not.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:35

The Easter Egg Roll dates back to 1878 and the presidency of President Rutherford B. Hayes . It is a great event that attracts more than 35,000 children from the Washington area, military families and people from Congress. Nothing Donald Trump does or says should come much of shock anymore as his antics have become a daily occurrence, but what he did (or should I say didn't do) on Sunday was definitely another head shaker.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:35

The Easter Egg Roll dates back to 1878 and the presidency of President Rutherford B. Hayes . It is a great event that attracts more than 35,000 children from the Washington area, military families and people from Congress. Nothing Donald Trump does or says should come much of shock anymore as his antics have become a daily occurrence, but what he did (or should I say didn't do) on Sunday was definitely another head shaker.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:34

He continued to say that those rules "have created a cosy cartel which rigs the system in favour of a few powerful and wealthy individuals and corporations". The Conservatives are set to include in their election manifesto May's promises to take Britain out of the single market and cut European Union migration after Brexit, according to the Daily Mail .

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:28

Seeking to benefit from a worldwide move away from established political parties, the former banker and economy minister formed his own movement, "En Marche" ("On the Move"), that he says is "neither to the left nor to the right". "I knew it", said Solange, 70, with a slight sigh, after being told the election results. A victory for Le Pen would bring that discontent to a head.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:21

The Trump administration has warned that all options, including a military strike, are "on the table" ahead of a possible sixth nuclear test by Pyongyang, which could come as early as this week. In March, the North's state media reported that the country successfully conducted a ground test of a new high-thrust rocket engine, which it said was a breakthrough for the country's space program and efforts to create "Korean-style strategic weapons".

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:10

Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron have come out at the top of the first round and will likely face off on May 7. Macron is now heavily favoured to become president - a Harris Interactive poll for M6 television found that 64 per cent of those surveyed on Sunday would vote for the former economy minister in a two-horse race with Le Pen , while an Ipsos Sopra Steria poll for France Televisions saw Macron winning 62 per cent of the vote.

by | April 24, 2017 | 08:09

Le Pen outlined her main priority as president as to "defend the French nation" emphasising her previous campaign rhetoric which focused on restoring order to a country plagued by Islamic extremist terrorism and riots in various Paris suburbs.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:55

The exit poll by ABP News-C Voter, conducted among 14,503 respondents in 270 wards, claimed that the BJP will get a landslide victory in all three municipal corporations with 218 of the total 270 seats for which polls were held on Sunday. "It has been made a decision to issue memo to them", an official said. Kejriwal said that the Election Commission had earlier agreed to let us check the EVMs before Delhi elections, but later said that they could be checked only after the polls.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:55

Slate reported that Lee was killed in a series of executions of several prisoners planned by the state before one of the drugs in the three-drug lethal injection cocktail used for capital punishment cases there expired. With the support of other judges on the Supreme Court, could the debate around Lee's death and other executions planned in Arkansas ultimately lead to the Court deciding to abolish capital punishment in the United States? "While reasonable people can disagree on whether ...

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:56

Supporters of the president, who was elected in 2013 and assumed the socialist mantle of late leader Hugo Chavez, say the opposition's street protests are violent disruptions of public order that exceed the rights of free assembly and would not be tolerated in any other country.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:56

Massive protests against Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro were held on Wednesday throughout the country as organized demonstrations outside of the Venezuelan embassies in Colombia and Peru were also conducted. The plant in the central city of Valencia was confiscated on Wednesday as anti-government protesters clashed with pro-government groups in a country battered by economic troubles including food shortages and triple-digit inflation.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:52

The Egyptian President had visited the White House earlier this month where he was affectionately welcomed by the US President. Hijazi landed just outside of Washington on Thursday morning, according to the Washington Post . Along with her husband and six colleagues at the foundation, Hijazi was eventually accused of sexually assaulting children and convincing them to join protests in favor of the Muslim Brotherhood.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:55

Earlier this year, China called on the U.S. and North Korea to give up something to ease tensions on the Korean Peninsula. "We fully support the efforts of all states in order to make sure that North Korea doesn't acquire the capacities that would become a threat, not only for the region, but in the wider world", he said.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:48

Prime Minister Theresa May recently called a general election for this June, and while some poles have put the Conservatives at nearly double the vote share of the Labour party, Coral's latest betting odds have revealed that the current Prime Minister is favourite to win.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:50

Stephens' vehicle sustained minor damage after a trooper couldn't stop in time and hit the auto, but no injuries to law enforcement were reported. Stephens fled with officers in pursuit. Then, he posted video of the attack on his Facebook Page. The chase lasted 2 miles before Stephens took his own life, police said. A quick-thinking employee recognized the suspect and tried to stall him, saying it would be an extra minute for his French fries.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:41

The suspected chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun on Wednesday left 89 people dead. McMaster said the strike was also meant to seek a global political response for regime change. McMaster said USA officials should ask Russia, "How could it be if you have advisers at that airfield, that you didn't know?" Analysts questioned whether the Trump administration, in its rapid deliberations over less than three days, had fully considered how to deal with the unknown consequences of the missile attack.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:40

Acting on a tip, Pennsylvania State Police spotted Steve Stephens, 37, in Erie County, in the state's northwest corner, and went after him. CNN reports that police were in pursuit shortly after and one officer rammed into Stephens' vehicle to disable it, a strategy called "PIT" that is commonly used in auto chases.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:39

His personal website says the former Fox News host will air a new episode of his "No Spin News" podcast Monday evening. Fans have now "taken their concerns to Facebook [though] Fox News' Facebook hasn't actually addressed the issue yet", Cranston noted, before reading some of her favorites.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:36

Bladon was a talented musician studying for a degree in religion, theology and archaeology at the University of Birmingham in central England, her family said. She unknowingly chose to stand near a terrorist. Ms Bladon, a student at the University of Birmingham, had been on an exchange programme with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem since January.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:33

She could not "comment further than this". Troubling news broke out of North Korea early Sunday morning after an American citizen was arrest by North Korean officials on Saturday. On Friday, it said it would launch a nuclear strike against Australia if it doesn't stop "blindly and zealously toeing the USA line". "We are aware of reports that a USA citizen was detained in North Korea", the State Department said in a terse statement.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:34

Leader Kim Jung-un oversaw the parade which was celebrating the 105th birthday of state founder Kim Il Sung, his grandfather. Fears over the North's rogue weapons programme have soared in recent days, with a USA naval strike force deployed near the Korean peninsula, while President Donald Trump has warned the threat "will be taken care of" and Pyongyang has vowed a "merciless" response to any provocation.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:35

The trade dispute affecting dairy farmers in states such as Wisconsin and NY provided a hook for Trump to announce that the White House plans to propose changes to NAFTA soon. Relations with the U.S. are crucial for Canada, since more than 75 percent of its exports go to the U.S. Eighteen percent of U.S. exports go to Canada.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:31

The agenda for the meeting wasn't announced. Mr Tillerson also said that the Trump administration's position was clear: Bashar al Assad has to relinquish the presidency. "Are we going to get involved with Syria?" "Damascus believes that the role of the Geneva process in the Syrian settlement has been reduced to minimum after US President Donald Trump came to power, Muallem added".

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:22

That move was later reversed, but it had the added effect of energising Venezuela's fractious opposition, which had been struggling to channel growing anger against Maduro over widespread food shortages and triple-digit inflation. As night fell, a group of youths tore down signs and billboards to build barricades from which they threw Molotov cocktails and rocks at riot police.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:20

As many as 10 Taliban fighters, dressed in Afghan army uniforms and driving military vehicles, made their way into the base and opened fire on mostly unarmed soldiers eating and leaving a mosque after Friday prayers, according to officials.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:19

Department of Justice in cautioning employers who petition for H-1B visas not to discriminate against U.S. workers, as well as the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's measures to further deter and detect H-1B visa fraud and abuse". Use of contractors, whether they are foreign or USA workers - or outsourcing labor to increase flexibility and reduce costs - is not new. The H-1B visa is a good thing in many cases.

by | April 24, 2017 | 07:05

But the girl has not been able to speak with her family yet because she is in "too remote" of a location to do so, Thomas family attorney Jason Whatley said. About 36 hours later, Barry said he saw a picture of Cummins and called 911. Their vehicle did not have license plates and he noticed that the young woman would not get out of the auto when the man got out.