by | May 13, 2017 | 05:46

The armed opposition, instead, is highly critical of the proposal, saying it lacks legitimacy. "So we've got to look at the details". Walid al-Moallem, Syria's foreign minister, explained the decision regarding the recently-brokered deal involvingfour "de-escalation" zones during a press conference in Damascus on Monday.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:47

China's defense ministry says the military has successfully test-fired a new type of missile into waters near the Korean Peninsula. The conflict is that the United States had delivered the THAAD to South Korea in March and is operational now.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:47

Mishra has also filed a complaint with Central Bureau of Investigation. The former minister in Arvind Kejriwal's government, Kapil Mishra, who has been suspended from the party for making corruption allegations against Kejriwal, began his pre-announced hunger strike today.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:43

MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay said that moving ICJ was a decision taken after careful deliberation and considerations on the part of the government. The hacker had included mostly derogatory messages directed at India and Indians other than ridiculing India's demand for the release of Jadhav. And knowing Pakistan, that it is always in the denial mode, we have to be prepared for the future actions now that the ICJ has intervened and the things will improve.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:41

It's reasonable to expect privacy, but there is a different way to go about it. And in hindsight, I probably should've handled it a little bit differently'. That includes TV staff. The host says the new policy is because people would often take advantage of him by bringing their friends around to meet him and sign autographs.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:44

Launching his campaign to be re-elected, Salmond said: "I stand for re-election on my record, on the need to provide real opposition to the Tory government and to protect our own Scottish Parliament as the place to decide Scotland's future".

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:41

The government has said it plans to lease part of the tanks, but that details have not been worked out. Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena came to power in January 2015 promising to review Chinese-funded projects signed by his predecessor and rebuild ties with India.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:40

The U.K.'s National Health Service has confirmed that up to 25 NHS organizations have been compromised by the ransomware, which is holding important files hostage and demanding that authorities pay the attackers the equivalent of $300 in bitcoin in order to regain access to their systems.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:38

When reached for comment, a White House official told Politico that "Our official photographer and their official photographer were present, that's it". Senate investigators have said they plan to question Kushner about what he discussed with Kislyak at the previous secret meetings with the high-ranking Russian official.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:34

The statement sounded contradictory to the Trump administration's assertion that the president and "the rest of the FBI" had lost confidence in Comey over the last few months. Washington has been obsessed with Trump's decision, executed Tuesday, to remove Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director. "The FBI is unlikely to regain public and congressional trust until it has a Director who understands the gravity of the mistakes and pledges never to repeat them", he wrote.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:37

CBS News Correspondent Elizabeth Palmer asked Putin how the firing would affect U.S. Russian relations and he told her, "There will be no effect". Minutes later, Trump welcomed to the Oval Office Henry Kissinger, who served as Secretary of State under Richard Nixon.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:37

It was the highest level talks between the two nations since Washington on Tuesday announced plans to back the YPG militia in an assault to retake the city of Raqqa from Islamic State . A US-led anti-Daesh coalition spokesman told reporters in Washington that the weapons would be "pointed at ISIS [Daesh]". Ankara views the YPG as an extension of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which has been waging a decades-old insurgency in Turkey.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:28

There's one more thing to note. The long and short of it is that when Clapper said he wasn't aware of evidence of collusion during a March 5 Meet the Press interview , he didn't mean that such evidence doesn't exit - he simply wasn't looped in about the FBI's counterintelligence investigation, which unbeknownst to Clapper has been going on since July 2016 .

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:28

He told Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday the resolution of the North Korea issue "must be comprehensive and sequential, with pressure and sanctions used in parallel with negotiations". The deployment of the Thaad system was agreed on by Park's administration past year after North Korea conducted a long-range rocket launch that put an object into space.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:29

He won the first round well ahead of the other candidates and attracted voters from many of those he had defeated. Rabat -President-elect Emmanuel Macron claims that misogyny, the prejudice against women, is to blame for assumptions he is unable to love his 24 years older wife.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:25

There was an 18-day period between when former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates told the White House about Flynn's communications with the Russians and when Trump asked for Flynn's resignation. "We told them that the vice president and others were entitled to know that the information they were conveying to the American people was not true".

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:23

Just as people were marching for climate change on Saturday, the EPA made their own move by changing the climate change page on their website. Thousands of people across the USA are marking President Donald Trump's hundredth day in office by marching in protest of his environmental policies.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:25

But the negotiations risk being hamstrung over fears that the world's number two carbon polluter will pull out and throw the pact into disarray. Key Trump advisors - including first daughter Ivanka Trump , who is reportedly in favor of leading efforts to take on climate change - are scheduled to discuss the future of USA involvement in the Paris climate deal next week.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:22

North Korean prosecutors on Friday unveiled a list of people who it claimed were involved in a plot by United States and South Korean spy agencies to attack its leader Kim Jong-un, calling for their extradition, the North's media reported. Economists say a major overhaul or scrapping of the trade deal would be a big blow for South Korean exporters. Some of China's most reliable allies and partners will attend the forum, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, Pakistani Prime Minister ...

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:23

Malacañang said that the days-apart phone calls received by President Duterte from US President (POTUS) Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping show that Duterte's role is appreciated. According to The New York Times , Trump and Duterte also talked about the "very hard" battle in the Philippines against illegal drugs. Obama sent warships to operate out of Singapore and paved the way for USA forces to use Philippine military bases.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:21

President Vladimir Putin defended science deniers in a recent CNBC interview , adding that global warming "brings in more favourable conditions and improves the economic potential of [the Arctic]". "We recognize that global warming is the main driver of change in the Arctic- the challenges of melting sea ice, thawing permafrost and changes in our ecosystems are complex".

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:18

Noting that the " situation has become too hot " in the Korean peninsula, Pope Francis said that the world is on the brink of war, which can only be averted through diplomacy. "This thing about North Korea missiles, it has been a long time that they've been doing this". "I've called on [world leaders], and I will call on them, to work towards resolving the problems through the path of diplomacy", Francis said, asked about the prospect raised by Trump of a "major conflict".

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:17

The Police on Friday pasted posters of three terrorists in Shopian claiming they were a part of the group which was responsible for abduction and the killing of the Lieutenant on Tuesday night. Except Budgam, which is near Srinagar , all other areas are in south Kashmir, the latest vortex of recent militant activity. "So it could be one of those weapons", he said.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:14

Dhanraj was hacked to death in July past year. BJP Karala unit president Kummanam Rajasekharan has urged to impose the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) in Kannur district, where an RSS activist was murdered Friday. Dhanaraj had died on the way to hospital. Within hours of Dhanaraj's murder, a leader of the Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh, CK Ramachandran was murdered in Payyannur.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:14

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces had independently cut a deal with the jihadists that let a group of about 70 of them leave Tabqa, an important city by a dam near the IS stronghold of Raqa. Recep Tayyip Erdogan launched an intervention a year ago to push back both the YPG and Isis from Turkey's border and has been angered by the US-led coalition's continued links with Kurdish separatists.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:15

Michael Flynn. But US media reported that he had recently asked the Justice Department for more resources for his Trump-Russia investigation. President Donald Trump had sacked Flynn in February after it was revealed that he had lied about his conversations with Russian ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:40

The capture of Tabqa, a key step in the advance on Raqqa , the extremist group's de-facto capital, came seven weeks after the launch of the Kurdish-led offensive, backed by the us -led global coalition. A top Syrian Kurdish official said Wednesday, May 10, 2017 , that the USA decision to arm Kurdish fighters with heavier weapons will help legitimize the force, which is denounced as a terrorist organization by Turkey.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:26

More protests are set for Sunday with musicians and other celebrities marching to remember the dead. Wearing the white shirts of the opponents of country's increasingly embattled government, the women sang the national anthem and chanted, 'Who are we? National guardsmen have repeatedly launched tear gas and rubber bullets in more than a month of anti-government protests.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:24

The Trump administration downplayed the threat, but a senior official acknowledged the White House had been misled about the role of the Russian photographer, who was employed by a state-run news agency. "We had a very, very good meeting" Trump said shortly after seeing Lavrov. According to this article in Russian state-controlled media, the French hacking incident was a "false flag" and the real culprit was the American CIA.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:25

Here's an inside look at how it came about . "I hadn't had a chance to have the conversation directly", Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday. Trump admitted in his interview with NBC that he'd asked Comey directly whether he was under investigation during a dinner sometime this year, claiming Comey had assured him that he wasn't.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:16

None were apparently reached on Wednesday. The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs seems to acknowledge Lavrov's comments were a joke later Wednesday morning, tweeting a clip of the exchange on its official account. Her testimony pushed the story of the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation back into the headlines. Russian Federation backs Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the civil war.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:09

As a result of this the police can go ahead and arrest Justice Karnan. The Bench headed by Chief Justice JS Khehar, said they would consider it. "He also wants the President to forward the complaint, which is pending with him neither accepted nor rejected, to Parliament for impeachment proceedings ", he said, adding that Justice Karnan also wanted the President to file a case before the International Court of Justice as in the case of Pakistani prisoner whose stay on his execution has been ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:09

Despite losing to Mr Macron - securing just around 33.9 per cent of the vote compared with his 66.1 per cent - Ms Le Pen did almost twice as well as her father did when he reached the second round of the election in 2002, though she fell short of the 40 per cent party officials had said would be a success.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:06

With less than a week to go before the second and final round of the French presidential election, the two candidates are trading harsh taunts. Le Pen and Macron will face off Wednesday in what promises to be a fiery TV debate when the far-right leader is likely to sharpen her attacks on a candidate she says embodies "the world of finance, of arrogance, of money as king".

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:04

Garba Shehu, a special advisor to Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, told Nigeria's Channels TV that 83 girls were originally slated to be released. Ms Alhassan said girls at the centre had been receiving psychological care and were not "having nightmares anymore". He said, "This is a pleasant second anniversary gift to the people of Nigeria".