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by | November 09, 2017 | 01:11

According to the documents obtained by the International Consortium of Journalists, the investments were made in 2004 and 2005 by the Duchy of Lancaster, the queen's private financial manager. But it said it fully complied with worldwide and New Zealand tax laws. "I can understand totally the commercial reasons for the way in which the Super Fund would be investing this way".

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:08

Obama - wearing a dark sport coat, dress shirt, but without a tie - waved to people who gathered outside. Former President Barack Obama arrives for jury duty in the Daley Center. "The Former president was here at our invitation", Evans said. The former president lives in Washington but maintains a home in Chicago . "It shows us all that I don't have a good excuse and it's an important duty for all of us", first-time juror Walter Palmer told ABC Chicago affiliate WLS.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:09

Election Protection - the nation's largest nonpartisan voter protection coalition led by the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law - has trained volunteers available to answer questions on Election Day. "But that's also politics", Vedder said of Tuesday's voting problem. Or at least they were mad on Facebook about it, seeing as 70 percent of registered voters voted in Allegheny county previous year.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:06

It said it still hoped to resolve tensions via talks. At the same time, Trump has heaped praise on Xi. "Trump tweeting from within the Great Firewall will "help to raise awareness of censorship and circumvention", Smith said - and help the U.S.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:03

Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russian and US officials are trying to carve out a time slot for Trump and Putin to meet separately. He said Putin discussed preparations for the summit with members of the presidential Security Council on Wednesday.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:56

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , however, disputed this account, saying some fighting continued across the town. - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi raised on Sunday the Iraqi flag at a border crossing with Syria days after Iraqi forces retook it from the Islamic State group, state TV announced.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:54

The attendees of the United Nations (UN) climate talks yesterday (Nov 7) witnessed a historical moment when Syria announced that it will become a signatory of the Paris Climate Agreement - subsequently isolating the United States, who abandoned the framework that was created to tackle climate change in June of this year.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:25

President Donald Trump vowed in June to ramp up pressure on Havana, saying the US gave up too much in exchange for the historic resumption of ties. The blacklist will go into effect Thursday. The order restricts "people-to-people" visas, which in the past have made traveling to Cuba - located just 100 miles south of USA shores - relatively simple.

by | November 08, 2017 | 17:55

The decision of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to offer nominations for Rajya Sabha seats to "outsiders" instead of party members has not gone down too well with senior leader Kumar Vishwas . As per the report, if Rajan accepts the offer, his presence in the Upper House will be a cause of embarrassment for the government. With the other celebrated orator on issues of economy and social sector, CPM leader Sitaram Yechury, no longer a member of the Rajya Sabha (his term ended earlier this year), the ...

by | November 08, 2017 | 17:38

He took the bold decision this week to dislodge Mnangagwa from the lofty position with the First Lady, Grace putting a spirited campaign for his immediate ouster. In what was a sign of things to come, Mr Mnangagwa was sacked as the country's justice minister, a position he held in tandem with his role as vice president, in a cabinet reshuffle in October.

by | November 08, 2017 | 17:39

A passing motorist spotted Papini walking briskly heading to Interstate 5 in Yolo County on November 24, 2016, according to the Shasta County Sheriff's Office stated, according to the New York Post . The DNA samples submitted to the criminal database do not belong to Sherri or her husband, Keith Papini. The women, who Papini said were masked when they were in her presence, are depicted in the sketches.

by | November 08, 2017 | 17:19

With NATO all set to increase its training mission in Afghanistan by some 3,000 troops starting next year, Intizar Khadim , a fellow at Arizona State University in the field of strategic communication and modern political history, believes that the USA should focus more on the economic development of the war-weary country.

by | November 08, 2017 | 15:54

Plus, her Democratic opponent Phil Murphy's deploying his get out the vote campaign. The financier and former U.S. ambassador to Germany will succeed Chris Christie and become the state's 56th chief executive. Bob Menendez goes to the jury. On a national front, the Democrat running for governor in Virginia, Ralph Northam, is also predicted to be the next Governor.

by | November 08, 2017 | 15:55

That's how people like you get shot. I bet by the time you're 21, somebody's gonna put a bullet right through your head. She says Hagan later apologized to her son for his comment, explaining that he was upset that the 17-year-old student wasn't living up to his potential.

by | November 08, 2017 | 15:23

Ravinder Bhalla will become Hoboken's first ever Sikh mayor. Bhalla's victory came just days after fliers surfaced that painted him as a terrorist . "But here we are, all of us, you and me, and all our supporters, together", he said, according to his website . Hoboken Councilmembers DeFusco and Jen Giattino, restauranteur Karen Nason and activist Ronald Bautista are also vying for the seat.

by | November 08, 2017 | 13:25

Boucher was held for almost an entire day before posting $7,500 bail for his release Saturday. He has not returned multiple calls seeking comment and did not answer the door when a reporter knocked Monday. Authorities say Paul's neighbor, Rene Boucher, tackled the senator from behind at 3:21 p.m. on Friday, leaving Paul struggling to breathe and bleeding from cuts around his mouth.

by | November 08, 2017 | 12:31

Strong interaction between the two neighbors would strengthen the security of joint frontiers, the Iranian general added, saying the IRGC is ready to help the Pakistani brothers to "fill some border vacuums". Over the course of his meetings Gen Qamar Bajwa has outlined the measures taken by his country to strengthen security along the border and thwart the nefarious designs of militant groups and people traffickers.

by | November 08, 2017 | 12:25

A progressive mega-donor is crying foul after Fox News stopped running a TV ad calling for Congress to impeach President Trump - shortly after Trump himself responded to it. "The only plausible explanation seems to be that Fox News capitulated to political pressure from the Trump administration itself", Steyer's lawyer Brad Deutsch said in a letter to Abernethy on November 3, which was obtained by The Washington Post .

by | November 08, 2017 | 11:56

President Donald Trump is in South Korea, and this morning he brought up gun violence in Chicago. "Not going to help". But he answered by praising the response of Sutherland Springs resident Stephen Willeford, who used his own rifle against shooter Devin Patrick Kelley.

by | November 08, 2017 | 11:38

Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said on Tuesday that the United States has assured Pakistan that neither any terrorist group present in Afghanistan nor Indian spy agency RAW will be allowed to use Afghan soil for launching attacks inside Pakistan.

by | November 08, 2017 | 11:19

The United States ratified the 2015 pact but President Donald Trump announced this year that he would pull out, saying the pact does not serve US interests. As this year's UN Climate Conference COP23 kick-start in Bonn, the latest Commission's report "Two years after Paris - Progress towards meeting the EU's climate commitments" shows that while economic growth has recently picked up, the European Union remains firmly on track to meet its 2020 greenhouse gas emissions reduction target.

by | November 08, 2017 | 11:13

The Gurugram police arrested a bus conductor who worked at the school, Ashok Kumar, who later allegedly confessed to the murder. According to the sources, the student has been charged under Section 302 of the IPC. While the CBI is yet to give a clean chit to a school bus conductor, Haryana Police has egg on its face with the agency's disclosure raising questions about its line of investigation.

by | November 08, 2017 | 11:01

Authorities have not disclosed how much money the suspect took. The suspect fled the area on foot down Elm Street, toward State Street and then likely towards Grand Avenue, they said. "He was wearing dark colored trousers or denim jeans, white sneakers, a plaid black and white button down shirt, and a flat-brimmed baseball cap with "$$$" embroidered on the front.

by | November 08, 2017 | 11:04

Marshall , a staunch conservative who had served in the Virginia's House of Delegates since 1992, referred to himself as the state's " chief homophobe ". I never ran away from them. "The message that I can succeed because of my gender, not despite it, because of who I am without being afraid of who I am is a human message", Roem said in the September interview with Cosmopolitan.

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:29

CBS "Late Night" host Stephen Colbert on Monday mocked Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's praise of President Trump, suggesting Abe "leave some of the strokes on the golf course". Trump, as presidential candidate, was pictured feasting on KFC on his private jet in 2016 on the way to a campaign rally, and has enthused about McDonalds-his taste for well-done steak with ketchup is also notorious.

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:29

The FirstCatOfNZ account has put out a message saying "sad PR Guy here.Tysm for loving Paddles , the whole world will mourn her.Not bad for a lil SPCA puss". Paddles belonged to New Zealand's recently elected Prime Minister, Jacinda Arden, and her partner, Clarke Gayford. On Twitter, Paddles' followers offered tributes and condolences and some expressed their shock.

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:28

Koenigsegg's Agera RS recently dethroned the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport to become the world's fastest production auto. The closely fought battle for top speed bragging rights has been like a triple threat match between Hennessey, Bugatti and Koenigsegg with the Swedish hypercar manufacturer having recently snatched the crown for the fastest production auto from the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport with its Agera RS.

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:22

As part of the "black day" observance, the Congress will organise processions and rallies across the country during the day while carrying placards and banners. People across the country suffered for days but reaped no benefit out of note ban . After last November's high-value currency ban aimed at striking at the root of unaccounted wealth generated in the past, the income tax department stepped up its data mining exercise under " Operation Clean Money " in January.

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:11

The law firms branches are in Bermuda, Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Mauritius and the Seychelles, and it has a presence in Hong Kong and Shanghai. What is most important for us is to create an openness around tax paradise constructions of this kind. It includes claims that the Queen has £10 million of her personal fortune invested in an offshore tax haven.

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:10

Mr Dumont also highlighted the possibility that chemical and biological weapons might be used by the North in case of a conflict. "A ground invasion of North Korea is the only way to "'locate and destroy'" the reclusive country's nuclear weapons sites "with complete certainty", the Pentagon wrote in a letter to lawmakers.

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:10

Chinese police were called to UCLA's team hotel in Hangzhou, China, on Tuesday to investigate an unknown matter, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Ball, Riley and Hill are part of a top-10 recruiting class for the Bruins, who were ranked No. 21 in the AP's preseason Top 25 poll. Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott also declined to confirm the arrests, but said in a statement the conference was "disappointed by any situation that detracts from the positive student-athlete ...

by | November 08, 2017 | 10:02

While VVS Laxman has said that someone younger should be tried in T20s, Virender Sehwag has asked the team management to make the former skipper understand his "role in the team". "On a whole as a group we're trying to constantly improve and we saw that in this series", Williamson told reporters after the rain-shortened game here last night .

by | November 08, 2017 | 09:32

Emergency crew and police rushed to Holyrood in Edinburgh after the packages were discovered at around 11:30am this morning. The MSP building at Holyrood has been evacuated with staff working to assess the situation. The Parliament's incident management team has been activated. According to the Mirror, a suspicious substance was found in a letter sent to an MSP's office, RT reported.

by | November 08, 2017 | 01:58

Police said his body was found shortly before midday. Many British news organisations reported, without citing sources, that he had taken his own life. Mr Sargeant was told about the existence of allegations against him by Mr Jones last week but had not been given details about the claims. "I look forward to returning to Government once my name has been cleared".

by | November 08, 2017 | 01:18

The suspect failed a field sobriety test and, when the trooper went to arrest him a "knock-down, drag-out fight" ensued, D'Ambrosio said. "God willing, he will pull through this". State police released more details Tuesday afternoon on what happened during the traffic stop that led to the shooting. "Without them, I'm nearly certain we'd be talking about the death of a trooper", D'Ambrosio said.