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by | April 24, 2018 | 13:21

The Delhi High Court on Monday pulled up the government over its recent amendment to the Prevention of Children From Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act , which allows for death penalty to be awarded in rape cases where the victim is below 12 years of age.

by | April 24, 2018 | 12:53

The officer releases his grip when a third officer nearby gestures with his hand. Clemons is then manhandled by three officers. One protester was arrested; it's unclear why he was taken into custody. There were protests outside the restaurant on Sunday following the incident, which come as police face increasing scrutiny over brutality and use of excessive force against black people.

by | April 24, 2018 | 12:53

The exchange traded fund has 4.25 billion net assets and 1.08% volatility this month. iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF have 15.43 avg P/E ratio, also have 2.39 price to book ratio. The current year and quarter efficiency are: -2.30% and -3.41%. If the ratio is greater than 1, then that means there has been an increase in price over the month.

by | April 24, 2018 | 12:43

On April 14, the US, UK and France carried out a wave of punitive strikes against Assad's regime forces in response to alleged chemical weapons attacks that President Donald Trump branded the "crimes of a monster". "So we need to revitalize all three (processes): Make Astana (process) more consistent in de-escalation, make Sochi with its promise to become a reality and Geneva to use it", de Mistira explained.

by | April 24, 2018 | 12:43

The long-running saga surrounding the General Motor's Korean unit's labor situation seems to have finally come to a resolution. "The labor union has demonstrated its commitment and we continue to work with our other key stakeholders to gain their support", GM Korea CEO Kaher Kazem said in a statement, noting that ratification of the tentative agreement is "critical" to achieving additional support from shareholders and the Korean government.

by | April 24, 2018 | 12:43

Recently, the shaman had been offering guided ayahuasca consumption for tourists, and Woodroffe is believed to have hired her for this goal. Friends of Woodroffe have posted messages of condolences on social media pages , and Woodroffe's Facebook profile has changed to 'Remembering Sebastian Woodroffe'.

by | April 24, 2018 | 12:23

Seeking to clarify conditions for a face-to-face meeting between President Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, the White House said Monday that Trump wants Kim to take specific steps toward eliminating his nuclear weapons before any sit-down .

by | April 24, 2018 | 11:48

Italy granted citizenship to terminally-ill British toddler Alfie Evans on Monday (April 23), in a bid to facilitate his transfer to a hospital in Rome after the British Supreme Court upheld a ruling to turn off his life support. "Hence, we reiterate our desire that all medical care be provided to little Alfie Evans and that his rights are granted and needs are provided". The ruling allowed doctors at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool, northwest England, to withdraw treatment.

by | April 24, 2018 | 11:42

The SNP home affairs spokeswoman Joanna Cherry MP said the scandal had been caused by the government's "ludicrous immigration target" and claimed Ms Rudd was being used as a "human shield" to protect Theresa May, the Home Secretary at the time that numerous toughest immigration restrictions were introduced.

by | April 24, 2018 | 11:30

Liu is reported to have had a quarrel with one of the victims, which resulted in him using his motorbike to block the front door of the karaoke bar before setting the vehicle on fire. China has a patchy safety record for building regulations. According to reports, Chinese courts previous year jailed 21 people including firefighters and government staff over a fire at a nursing home that killed 38 elderly people at the privately-owned home in central Henan province in 2015.

by | April 24, 2018 | 11:27

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and other Arab countries, with support from Britain and the United States, have been bombing Yemen for more than three years to try to remove an Iranian-aligned rebel group known as the Houthis from the capital, Sanaa , and to restore the internationally recognized government.

by | April 24, 2018 | 11:22

Mexico and the European Union said previous year they would accelerate their talks to update a trade agreement signed in 2000 as the United States threatened to slap tariffs on Mexican imports and withdraw from NAFTA. The updated agreement replaces the pact that came into force in 2000 and will take effect once it has been approved by lawmakers both in Mexico and the EU.

by | April 24, 2018 | 11:20

He suggested that investigators could also probe whether Trump had in fact conferred with others who "reminded" him he did not stay the night in Russian Federation, as he apparently told Comey he did. the trip with him and they had reminded him that he didn't stay over night in Russian Federation for that", Comey recalled. Trump fired Comey on May 9, 2017.

by | April 24, 2018 | 11:01

According to the Houston Police Department, the woman, identified as Ana Ester Segovia, revved the car's engine until it caught on fire. According to police, the woman made remarks that "we are going to go see Jesus". Police say the woman eventually chose to leave the area with her kids but was captured by Precinct 7 deputy constables. Luckily her kids were unharmed but police have not said who they're staying with at this time.

by | April 24, 2018 | 10:49

Trump is also working on his own landmark meeting with the North Korean leader in the coming weeks, after dispatching Pompeo on a secret mission to meet Kim two weeks ago to lay the groundwork. In the morning, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the G7 will create a working group on Russian Federation. The ministers, however, were apparently at odds over the Iran nuclear deal, with Washington calling for revising it and Europe vowing to promote it as way of preventing Tehran from ...

by | April 24, 2018 | 10:46

Users in Russian Federation on Sunday complained about problems with access to site Google . RKN believes the service is violating national laws by failing to provide it with encryption keys to access messages on the service (Telegram has refused to comply).

by | April 24, 2018 | 10:44

Image: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during the Third Plenary Meeting of the Seventh Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK), in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on April 20, 2018.

by | April 24, 2018 | 10:41

Now 10 cities, towns and villages in NY have enacted plastic bag bans. Cuomo announced the legislation Monday, saying the plastic bags are taking a "devastating" toll on the environment. "We've got to make a plan to get ourselves 100% off fossil fuels and we have to do it before it's too late". In a statement, Cuomo campaign spokeswoman Abbey Fashouer defended the governor's environmental record, touting the fracking ban and his successful push to close the Indian Point nuclear power plant ...

by | April 24, 2018 | 10:37

A driver allegedly struck several pedestrians using what appears to be a Ryder Truck Rental & Leasing van in Toronto this afternoon, according to BuzzFeed News . "It looked like he was going straight, halfway through the sidewalk", Luelo said. "He just destroyed so many people's lives, every single thing that got in his way", Shaker said.

by | April 24, 2018 | 10:38

Consistent with OFAC regulations, parties may be removed by demonstrating a change in the circumstances that led to their designation. The Russian businessmen who were put on the new U.S. "Concerns last week around potential sanctions extending to other Russian metal markets, primarily nickel , are seeing a reversal on [Monday's] news around a softer U.S.

by | April 24, 2018 | 10:33

But Chairman Bob Corker worked very hard to report out the nomination as the committee voting to "recommend", noting it would be historic to send a "not recommended" nominee to the full Senate. Paul's late switch meant Pompeo avoided the embarrassment of being the first nominee for Secretary of State to fail to secure the committee's endorsement since it began considering them in the late 19th century.

by | April 23, 2018 | 20:01

It's a nod to Barbara Bush's main cause during her White House years: literacy. President Donald Trump is notably absent from the photo, as he did not attend the funeral in Houston on Saturday. See more on the former first lady's death in the video below. The Rev. Russell Jones Levenson Jr., rector of St. Martin's Episcopal Church, said Barbara Bush was humble, courageous and "tired of waiting on the next chapter".

by | April 23, 2018 | 19:59

Activists for the girl "have made a big fuss so that innocent men are put behind bars", said Rajimder Abrol, a lawyer who took part in the Jammu protest by Hindus. "You created a situation, police had to file the chargesheet at the residence of the magistrate". Meanwhile, the Kathua District Bar Association told the bench that they have already withdrawn the strike on April 12 itself.

by | April 23, 2018 | 19:36

Dozens of people were killed in a bus accident in North Korea on Sunday, China's foreign ministry confirmed. North Korea announced at the weekend that it was suspending nuclear tests and closing an atomic test site. It will be the first ever meeting between two sitting leaders of North Korea and the US. One big gap in the North's weapons program, U.S. officials say, is that Pyongyang has not proven it has a reliable re-entry vehicle that can carry a nuclear warhead to a United ...

by | April 23, 2018 | 19:26

Even though the treaty is non-binding and some countries have not lived up to its terms, Bloomberg said that if some countries were doing their part, it was still a good deal. The group, including the likes of Apple, Amazon, Google and known collectively as " We Are Still In ", branded Trump's decision "a grave mistake that endangers the American public and hurts America's economic security and diplomatic reputation".

by | April 23, 2018 | 18:48

Hannity also railed against the state of public housing and made the false claim that home ownership was at a 51-year-low, the Guardian reported . Last week, when HANNITY was exposed as the "third client" of COHEN, known as President TRUMP's personal attorney and characterized as a "fixer" who handles embarrassing situations for his clients, the PREMIERE NETWORKS and FOX NEWS CHANNEL host said that he had only "brief conversations" with COHEN about real estate and did not pay COHEN ...

by | April 23, 2018 | 17:39

Later, the Supreme Court upheld the high court's verdict. After Jessica Lal, a version working that night in the Allied bar, refused to serve him at night, " a furious Manu Sharma whipped out his gun and shot point blank selection, stated witnesses.

by | April 23, 2018 | 17:30

Dylan McWilliams had his third lucky escape when he was surfing off Hawaii on Friday. The 20-year old Colorado boy was bodyboarding in the ocean off Kauai April 19, when he was knocked off his board by a 3- to 5-foot wave and he felt an intense pain in his right calf.

by | April 23, 2018 | 16:41

At the time of the February incident, the IDF issued a press release that said in part, "Iran and the [Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps' special unit] Quds Force for some time have been operating the T-4 Air Base in Syria next to Palmyra, with support from the Syrian military and with permission from the Syrian regime".

by | April 23, 2018 | 16:03

While the motion backed by Ms Morgan could prove embarrassing for the Government, a meaningful vote on customs union membership is not expected until the Trade and Customs Bill returns to the Commons . Jeremy Hunt, the health secretary, reiterated the point on BBC1's Breakfast on Monday. While being largely symbolic, the debate could add extra pressure to Mrs May as she attempts to please factions in her own party.

by | April 23, 2018 | 15:47

On BSE, shares of the software major rose 4% or ₹142.60 during the morning session to touch a new all time high of ₹3,549, which pegs the market capitalisation at ₹6.78 lakh crore or a little over $100 billion. The company reported profits after 13 consecutive quarters of under performance. In dollar terms, the company had its highest revenue growth in 14 quarters at 11.7 per cent.

by | April 23, 2018 | 15:17

I'm talking about football, about competition", the 2002 World Cup victor, who played for Barcelona from 1997 to 2002, added. 'Barcelona, because of his situation, is hard. Meanwhile, Neymar is targeting a return to the circuit ahead of the FIFA World Cup, which is scheduled to get under way on June 14. And with the strained relations existing between Neymar and PSG boss Unai Emery, it seems nearly inevitable that the Brazilian will leave the Parisians in the near future.

by | April 23, 2018 | 15:14

Neither Abdeslam nor co-accused Sofien Ayari, who was also found guilty, were in court to hear the ruling on Monday. While his lawyer argued Abdeslam, 28, should be acquitted because of a procedural error, prosecutors had charged him with attempted murder over the Brussels shootout in March 2016, days before his arrest, and called for a jail term of 20 years.

by | April 23, 2018 | 15:07

It isn't the first time the birth of a baby has come with more than just diapers and duckies. Are they done having children? Not really, five of their boys have girlfriends, and the couple said it's like they are part of the family. Jay and Kateri Schwandt announced Wednesday that they have added a new bundle of joy to their already large brood. They're just anxious to get this little one home to meet his brothers, all 13 of them.

by | April 23, 2018 | 14:37

The campaign, which will be launched from the Talkatora stadium in Delhi today, will continue till April 14 next year - the birth anniversary of Dalit icon BR Ambedkar. He even challenged PM Modi for a debate on Rafale. He alleged that people with Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) background were being inducted in these institutions by the BJP-led government.