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by | May 09, 2017 | 11:03

The recent debacle surrounding expelled AAP leader Kapil Mishra and his allegations of bribery against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal are also bound to be raked. "Mishra is repeating now what the BJP has been saying for the past few months", Singh said. The decision to suspend Mishra, already sacked from the Cabinet on Saturday, came at a meeting of the AAP's Political Affairs Committee (PAC).

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:53

Addressing voters from the right and the left who chose other candidates in the election's first round, he said he is fighting to defeat Le Pen in Sunday's runoff "so that you can freely, democratically express your disagreement tomorrow". But some of Macron's backers remain anxious that a very low turnout or a serious blunder could still turn the tide. Some of them carried placards denouncing the two options presented - the Socio-liberal Emmanuel Macron and the Right-wing extremist ...

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:53

Still, analysts say the implementation will likely happen if Turkey, the main backer of the rebels, signed the deal, as the rebels can not survive without the crucial support of Turkey and Arab Gulf states. Two air strikes also hit the opposition-held district of Qabun in the capital Damascus but the Observatory had no immediate information on casualties.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:52

Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal are among the growing number of clubs expressing interest in Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford, reports say. But Moyes warned Pickford, who is under contract at the Stadium of Light until 2020, to consider his own development when deciding his future. The 22-year-old played a key role in a 2-0 win over the Tigers with his corner leading to Billy Jones' opener, but it simply served as the cherry atop an impressive outing from start to finish.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:43

The White House is now weighing sweeping changes to the EB-5 program proposed by former President Barack Obama. The firm stressed that Jared Kushner "stepped away from the company in January and has nothing to do with this project", which it said would provide $180 million in tax revenue over 30 years.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:45

A total of 4,851 council seats were up for grabs in 88 councils - all of those in Scotland and Wales and 34 in England - five weeks before the general election. UKIP AM Gareth Bennett said his party still had a key role despite failing to win any councillors in Wales and losing 145 in England. Brexit minister says Britain won't be bullied by EU.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:43

While Ryan asserted that House Republicans had fulfilled their promise to repeal the ACA, Senate Republicans have already signaled that they will scrap the bill altogether and vote on their own health care proposal. While Ryan described the House process as transparent, several GOP lawmakers revealed that they did not have time to read the full bill before voting on it.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:42

This is because: North Korea will not relinquish its nuclear program for any price, the economic sanctions placed on it by the UN Security Council have had minimal impact in compelling North Korea's denuclearization, and military options for denuclearising North Korea carry unacceptably high risks of a disastrous cascade to full-scale war.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:38

Yates testified that she told a senior administration official in January that Flynn had been "compromised" and that she suspected Russian Federation knew Flynn had misled Vice President Mike Pence . Marshall Billingslea, a former Pentagon and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation official, wanted the information for Flynn, his boss. Trump fired Yates on January 30 for refusing to enforce a January 27 executive order that would have prohibited citizens from seven predominantly Muslim nations ...

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:34

This is very painful for me but I can't keep quiet. Mishra, who was summarily removed from the post of Water Minister on Saturday night, had on Sunday accused Kejriwal of taking Rs 2 crore in cash from Jain. "Being PWD minister, he also fudged bills up to Rs 10 crores in the department to benefit Mr Kejriwal's relative", Mr Mishra told reporters here. In another tweet, he said, "Satyendra Jain has a lot of money...

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:26

The charge came just after a visit to South Korea by Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo and at a time of high tension driven by concerns that North Korea may conduct a sixth nuclear test or further missile launches in defiance of UN Security Council resolutions.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:21

Kim Hak-song, who was taken into custody Saturday (May 6 ), taught at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. But the vitriolic outrage over the alleged plan to assassinate Kim last month is also being doled out with an unusually big dollop of retaliation threats, raising a familiar question: What on earth is going on in Pyongyang? According to CNN , the university has confirmed he was performing "agricultural development work with the university's agricultural farm".

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:12

The hundreds of Palestinian hunger strikers are calling for more favorable prison conditions. Barghouti's wife, Fadwa, said Israel was "resorting to despicable acts" and warned that they would "increase the prisoners' insistence on continuing".

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:15

Maj Aden Ibrahim, a police official, said the attack was carried out by a suicide bomber. A thick white plume of smoke was visible in the air as ambulances rushed to the scene and carried away the wounded to nearby hospitals for treatment, according to GO's correspondent in Mogadishu.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:12

He said he was pleased with the outcome, but this might not be a reflection on the upcoming election in June. "It's a great encouragement to use facing the upcoming general elections". Given this swing from Ukip to the Conservatives in Torridge and the strength shown at the last general election by Mr Cox the safe money is on the Conservatives holding the seat.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:11

What happens now? The legislation still has to go through further drafting by the Justice Ministry and pass several votes in parliament. Critics of the bill say it makes non-Jews de facto second-rate citizens in Israel, arguing that its emphasis on Jewish identity undermines the country's commitment to being a democratic state, as is stated in its Basic Laws.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:08

The meeting, which lasted for more than two hours, also discussed other issues pertaining to the Pakistan and Afghanistan border. Backed by artillery, Afghan security forces fired across the border on Pakistani census workers and troops escorting them on Friday, killing many people and drawing a response from the military, Pakistan said.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:02

A federal judge in Maryland who blocked the travel ban in March cited Trump's comments as evidence that the executive order is a realization of his repeated promise to bar Muslims from entering the country. Vega said the administration had insisted Trump's executive order was not a travel ban . Trump's Justice Department contends the motivation for the travel ban was to protect the United States from terrorism.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:06

The pledge, made by David Cameron, will be included despite his government never getting anywhere near meeting it. Questions had been raised about whether the commitment would feature in the Conservative manifesto after Culture Secretary Karen Bradley said that immigration was "not about putting numbers on it" but about ensuring Britain had the skilled workers it needed.

by | May 09, 2017 | 10:02

Theresa May's Conservatives celebrated major gains in councils across England and Wales yesterday, snatching voters from Ukip and setting the stage for a crushing Labour defeat in next month's general election . The results sparked a furious reaction from the party's former donor Arron Banks, who said Ukip was "finished as an electoral force" under its current leadership.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:54

He said: "He has dedicated his life to supporting the Queen and our country with a clear sense of public duty". Mr Arbiter said Prince Philip will still be alongside The Queen at State occasions and will do the odd engagement but invitations that would've been for the Prince are expected to be distributed among other members of the British Royal Family .

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:49

Labour has also lost overall control in two of the four Scottish councils where it had held a majority - its former stronghold of Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire. "The Tories put an independence referendum at the heart of their campaign". Ruth Davidson, the Scottish Tory leader, yesterday tried to use her party's strong showing at the council elections as a springboard for the upcoming Westminster poll.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:45

The areas covered by the agreement include: creating "common operating platforms", unifying technical specs, making sure devices work across both networks, and "emerging wireless technology platforms", probably a reference to future-looking 5G networks.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:40

In one part of her May 1 speech, lasting about 50 seconds, Le Pen talked about people learning French in Argentina and Poland, and on waiting lists to study at the Alliance Francaise official French schools overseas, in a word-per-word lifting of a mid-April speech by Fillon.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:38

As a freshman in 2012, Jones questioned the importance of going to class in a tweet that drew national attention. And remember, there's nothing wrong with "playing school". But Jones obviously cared enough about academics that he kept working on it even after he gave up his remaining NCAA eligibility to enter the draft previous year.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:39

Macron is seen as a centrist who aims to continue the policies of outgoing President Francois Hollande by deregulating the economy and deepening integration with the European Union. He must also take care to remember that the troubles that Ms. Le Pen, as well as the far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon, emphasized in the election campaign are very real in France - youth unemployment, the continuing decay of aging industries and the tenuous assimilation of many Muslim immigrants, among them.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:31

His attorney could not be reached for comment. Roy Oliver was a Police Officer with the Balch Springs Police Department [official website] in Texas when he fatally shot the high school freshman on April 29. "At that time, Officer Gross approached the rear passenger door and "punched" the window with his service weapon, causing the rear window to break", the document states.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:35

Lesly Hollywood a parent of one of the students was surprised when she received a snap from her child which at the time was participating in the party with their Spanish class. "There are so many other ways we can address politics in schools". His comment called it "unbelievably disrespectful to the elected leaders of two countries" and said, "There is no excusing this".

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:31

Meanwhile, the Libyan coastguard also announced that it had picked up around 170 refugees off Tripoli on Saturday but had failed to rescue others "due to a lack of means". There was some discrepancy in the numbers. "We rescued on Sunday seven illegal migrants - six men and a woman", said Omar Koko, a coastguard commander in the western city of Zawiya .

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:31

Tarrant County Sheriff Bill Waybourn said most jails in Texas have already been turning over undocumented criminals as requested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Texas pushed to the forefront of national debate over immigration Sunday night when Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed a so-called " sanctuary cities " ban that lets police ask during routine stops whether someone is in the USA legally and threatens sheriffs with jail if they don't cooperate with federal immigration agents.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:23

John Nicholson, the top USA commander in Afghanistan, said in a statement , adding that 35 Islamic State fighters and several high ranking commanders were killed in the April 27 raid . "Dozens of Daesh fighters have been killed in eastern Afghanistan, but it did not bring positive change". Kabul-based analyst Ahmad Saeedi said the killing was unlikely to affect the group in a dramatic way because he would be quickly replaced.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:25

The senior Brussels bureaucrat made the mocking remark during a conference speech delivered in French after UK Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon advised that Brexit talks would be easier if commission officials "kept their views to themselves ".

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:21

Patrick Poon, of human rights group Amnesty International, said the Chinese authorities had wanted to use his trial "to discredit his lawyers and the western media". She endured an hours-long diplomatic standoff at the airport and eventually made it to America. Chinese President Xi Jinping awaits the arrival of US Secretary of State John Kerry for a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing , China, May 17, 2015.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:21

Trump ignored the warning. The hearing focused on former national security adviser Michael Flynn's ties to Moscow and allegations that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 United States election. Yates' Jan. 26 meeting in the executive mansion reportedly was to notify the administration that the Federal Bureau of Investigation believed Flynn could be vulnerable to Russian blackmail.

by | May 09, 2017 | 09:17

The changes will begin to take affect for students now in year 9, who will have the first of many opportunities to reach the benchmark when they sit the NAPLAN tests this week. Dr Carter is concerned that Year 9 students are being judged against a Year 12 standard. Making sure your child gets enough sleep is vital to make sure they're feeling their best on testing day.