by | May 08, 2017 | 08:37

Police used tear gas to scatter demonstrators as they have nearly every day for weeks. "It is not a constituent assembly, but a ruse to trick the Venezuelan people through a mechanism that will do nothing more than aggravate the state coup in Venezuela and seeking through the Constitution, to destroy the very Constitution, democracy and the vote", he said in a press conference on Monday night.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:29

When his wife failed to return after several hours, Tahir says, he enquired about her from the officials and was told she was not there. "According to the Indian High Commission, she claimed to have married Mr Tahir and alleged that she later came to know that Mr Tahir was already married and had four children", Zakaria said.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:29

Comey, just days before the November election, announced that the newly-discovered emails would not change the bureau's recommendation that charges not be brought against Clinton over her use of a private server. Clinton did not. In her own Democrat Party's way of putting it, she wasn't able to gain the trust of "the little guy". Hillary Clinton , reentering the political fray months after her 2016 campaign loss, will soon launch a political organization aimed at funding "resistance" groups ...

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:27

The House bill doesn't fully repeal Obamacare, but it does remove many things Democrats considered to be the cornerstone of the legislation. The state would have to increase its Medicaid spending by 35.6 percent to make up the GOP cuts, the study said .

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:25

Not much is known about Kim Hak-song but in a 2015 online message he described himself as a Christian missionary and said he planned to start an experimental farm at the university to teach North Koreans to become self-sufficient, reports Reuters .

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:16

It also exempts religious groups from having to fund contraceptives under Obamacare. "With this executive order , we are ending the attacks on your religious liberty, and we are proudly reaffirming America's leadership role as a nation that protects religious freedom for everyone", Trump said.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:09

Kim. From alleged South Korean plots to kidnap North Korean waitresses to threats to target the exact coordinates of South Korea's "reptile" anti-North Korea media, the North's propaganda is awash in conspiracy theories and ultraviolent threats.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:13

Macron vowed to defend France and its vital interests. Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France on Sunday with a business-friendly vision of European integration, defeating Marine Le Pen, a far-right nationalist who threatened to take France out of the European Union, early projections showed.

by | May 08, 2017 | 08:00

The official, citing "privacy considerations", offered no further comment. On Friday , North Korea accused United States and South Korean agents of plotting to kill its Supreme Leader, Kim Jong-un. A U.S. citizen has been detained by North Korea, media reports said. It also sentenced Korean American businessman Kim Dong Chul to 10 years of hard labor for espionage charges.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:54

On Sunday, voters across France flooded to the ballot box to choose a new president in an unusually tense and important election that puts Europe in the balance as pro-business independent Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen will become the country's next leader.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:56

A thin-looking Buhari met the girls in the evening. The PDP added that the piece meal release of the girls meant the terrorists want to extract more concessions from the government which in the end could only prolong the insurgency. Said Garba Shehu , a senior special assistant to the president: "President Buhari is pleased to announce that negotiations to release more of the Chibok Girls have borne fruit with the release of 82 more girls today after months of patient negotiations".

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:53

He later said, "I will always stand with our great friend and partner the state of Israel". "Today, we mourn, we remember, we pray and we pledge: Never again", Trump told the audience at the Capitol rotunda. The President said the USA will "stamp out hatred" - despite the accusations facing him and members of his White House staff. Some also thought Mr Trump had waited too long to come out forcefully against bomb threats against Jewish community centres nationwide.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:44

Most of those are supporters of the neoliberal Macron, who has a 25-point margin in many opinion polls, but 57 percent of people who intend to vote for the banker-cum-politician will do so defensively, while a full 56 percent of likely Le Pen voters truly back the far-right political scion.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:35

It was another great season in the development of Yedlin with the Seattle native making 32 appearances for Newcastle . And Hughton, who distanced himself from speculation linking Brighton with John Terry, knows the club must spend to compete in the top flight.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:33

We recently asked you to support our journalism. The election has been closely watched around the world as a symbolic battle between the liberal, internationalist outlook of Macron, a former banker with Rothschild, and the protectionism and strong anti-immigrant stance of Le Pen.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:30

Even more surprising, the bet was placed in a Labour dominated area. With the Conservatives gaining more than 500 councillors - as well as winning tightly-fought mayoral races in the West Midlands and Tees Valley - Theresa May insisted she was taking "nothing for granted".

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:29

Now she can add her gains in the presidential election to the list. According to BFM TV channel, some 12 million people chose to abstain from voting at the runoff, while over 4.2 million of French citizens cast a blank or spoiled ballot. Le Pen said she wished Macron success. Those on the right and the far-left consider him tainted by his time working as an adviser and minister for the deeply unpopular Hollande government.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:28

Mr Trump's perplexing comment came just hours after the US House of Representatives approved a Trump-backed bill to eradicate former president Obama's signature healthcare law. Countries with "better health care" would also seem to necessarily entail nations with the kind of single-payer system conservatives abhor - like Canada.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:23

Submitted by Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Qatar and Sudan, the resolution also sharply criticizes Israel's construction in eastern Jerusalem's Old City and "deplores" the Jewish state's "continuous" closure of the Gaza Strip.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:19

Twenty-one girls were released in October previous year after negotiations between Boko Haram and the Nigerian government brokered by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Swiss government. The first batch of 21 were freed last October with the aid of the Red Cross and Switzerland. The International Committee of the Red Cross, which said it "facilitated the safe return" of the girls as a "neutral intermediary", tweeted photographs of the girls boarding a military ...

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:19

Although no reporter in the course of the briefing raised the issue of the isolationism Trump articulated during his campaign - encapsulated in his slogan, "America First" - a senior aide defended the president against the charge. Officials in Washington are reporting that the U.S. and Saudi Arabia are conducting negotiations for a multi-billion-dollar arms deal. Mr Trump has hosted Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada at the White House, but relations with both neighbours are tense ...

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:16

The death from just over a month of political unrest in Venezuela has hit 31 after two more people died in the latest disturbances, the state prosecution service said on Wednesday. The opposition slammed the tactic as a "coup d'etat" and urged protesters to "block the streets" from Tuesday. "Since they can not win elections, they want to impose the Cuban electoral model to keep themselves in power", he said.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:15

An official says a contentious USA anti-missile system based in southeastern South Korea is operating and can defend against North Korean missiles. North Korea has kept the West on edge for weeks over signs it may conduct a sixth nuclear test, punctuated by a series of missile tests that have aroused USA fears that the regime may be close to developing a ballistic missile capable of hitting the USA mainland with a nuclear warhead.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:10

The prince will continue with his previously scheduled engagements through August. Buckingham Palace announced this morning (Thursday May 4) that the 95-year-old will no longer carry out public engagements from this autumn. "Yesterday when he was attending Lord's. he still looked remarkably sprightly". All the best to the Duke in his retirement, you will be very missed.

by | May 08, 2017 | 07:07

Mark Green on Friday blamed "false and misleading attacks" for his decision to withdraw from consideration to be Army secretary. He's opposed to gay marriage and a year ago sponsored legislation that his critics have said would make it easier for businesses to discriminate against gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:56

Two solo home runs off Kelvin Herrera proved to be the difference as the Cleveland Indians bats awoke from their slumber and topped the Royals 3-1 as part of a Saturday matinee. "It's definitely tough", Cain said. Cleveland is the defending American League champion from a season ago and we all know they're just itching to get back to the World Series again in 2017 and have "the right ending" this time.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:16

President Donald Trump sat down with CBS News' John Dickerson for an interview on his 100th day in office. And he was able to do it. The Trump administration has said all options, including a military strike, are on the table. "That, as we would say, trumps trade". The Terminal High Altitude Defense system set up at a converted golf course in Seongju has "early capability" to respond to North Korea's nuclear and missile threat, Defense Ministry spokesman Moon Sang Gyun said.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:15

Talking about France's borders, Mr Fillon said: "Then, there is the frontier of the Rhine, the most open, the most unsafe, the most promising too - this Germanic world with which we have been so often in conflict and with which we will yet cooperate in so many ways".

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:14

The secret network allowed anonymous users to engage in a forum where they could share photos and videos showing the sexual abuse of children. Nearly 900 suspected pedophiles have been arrested and almost 300 children identified or rescued from their abusers following the investigation that led to the Playpen's takedown, according to the FBI and Europol .

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:09

Moreover, by the announcement, Hamas may have wanted to show a delink from the pan-Arab Muslim Brotherhood movement and draw a distinction between Palestinians' struggle against Israel. The Rafah crossing is the only remaining gateway for Palestinians in Gaza to the outside world, after Israel imposed a stifling blockade on the Strip - enforced also by Egypt - a decade ago.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:06

Details of the plan must still be worked out over the next several weeks. "We are against the division of Syria ". Russian Colonel General Sergei Rudskoi told reporters on May 5 that personnel from Russia , Iran , and Turkey will operate checkpoints and observation posts.

by | May 08, 2017 | 06:00

Venezuelan opposition activists take part in a women's march aimed to keep pressure on President Nicolas Maduro, whose authority is being increasingly challenged by protests and deadly unrest, on Saturday. Thousands of women wearing white and carrying flowers marched to ask for a stop of. A number of people have been killed in incidents of violence related to the protests as well as lootings prompted by the economic crisis in Venezuela in recent weeks.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:57

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has played down the threat from the ruling Conservatives in Scotland a day after Prime Minister Theresa May's party made big gains in local elections there. Labour slumped to become the third largest party in Scotland's town halls, and it was kicked out of power in its Glasgow heartland for the first time in nearly 40 years.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:55

It will also continue to run twice a night at 7.45pm and 8.45pm until Jun 2. While they don't field many autograph requests, the story group represents a significant addition to the " Star Wars " hierarchy, one that speaks to Disney's grand plans for the property.

by | May 08, 2017 | 05:53

After the terror attack on a police party in Kulgam area of south Kashmir claimed lives of four including policemen and civilians, the security forces also killed a terrorist in retaliatory fire. The police said Ahmad was motivating youth to join the militant ranks and provided logistics support and safe passage to militants. A military statement said the troops committed a ceasefire violation when they fired without provocation late on Saturday from near the UN-monitored military control ...