by | May 14, 2017 | 07:27

Analysts say it could help Netanyahu shore up relations with far-right members of his government and underpin his campaign to press Palestinians to recognise Israel as the "nation-state" of the Jewish people. President Donald Trump is set to visit to Israel in the two weeks. Parliament member Ayman Odeh, who heads the mainly Arab Joint List alliance, said approving the bill would mean trampling on minority rights.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:28

The poll panel assured the Opposition stating that all future elections would be held using VVPATs, which provides evidence of the vote recorded by printing a paper receipt that is visible before it drops into a sealed box. Earlier AAP legislator Saurabh Bharadwaj during a special session of the Delhi Assembly had sought to demonstrate the procedure for tampering an EVM.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:15

A man was also seen taking photographs with his cellphone camera.The Union cabinet had made a decision to scrap the practice of using red beacons by VVIPs, including the Prime Minister and the President of India, from May 1. Days ago, Barkati told reports that he would not remove red beacon from his vehicle and nobody has guts to arrest him. On Tuesday the Imam threatened to wage "jihad" in the country if India is declared a "Hindu Rashtra".

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:12

The daughter of Mike Huckabee, the former Arkansas governor and Republican presidential candidate, Sanders on Thursday touched on topics such as whether Comey's forced departure had anything to do with the FBI's investigation into possible Trump campaign collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 election; Comey's reputation within the FBI; Trump's reasons for firing him; and why the photographer for Russia's us ambassador and foreign minister was allowed into the Oval Office on ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:10

On Monday, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, heard arguments over President Trump's blocked immigration executive order, which temporarily banned people from multiple Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:08

Despite Chinese anger at North Korea's repeated nuclear and missile tests, China remains the isolated state's most important economic and diplomatic backer, even as Beijing has signed up for tough United Nations sanctions against Pyongyang.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:06

Trump and Putin also talked about Syria , although the issue of an alleged chemical weapons attack by the Damascus government which was used to justify the cruise missile strike was not touched upon. After the incident, Trump told reporters last month that the United States is "not getting along with Russian Federation at all" and the relations between the two countries "may be at an all-time low".

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:08

Delegations from North Korea and the United States were expected at the forum, though not their leaders. Of the 29 heads of state and government to attend the Forum, quite a number are from Europe. Twenty nine world leaders are taking part in the summit. Xi warned that "isolation results in backwardness". Baglay said India supported connectivity across the region, but there was a problem with the Pakistan end of "One Belt, One Road" (OBOR) - a term widely used to describe the project.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:06

Netanyahu said media outlets had been fooled by " fake news " by reporting that Hamas was making fundamental changes to its policy. The Palestinian movement is blacklisted as terrorist organization by Israel and the United States. "Under its new leadership, the movement must continue and intensify its efforts to strengthen internal Palestinian relations ... strengthen the steadfastness of our people, and mobilize Arab, Islamic and global powers to stand by the Palestinian people", said Hamas ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:02

O'Connor, president of the FBI Agents Association, said in a statement. Update: Pressed on the matter at his daily briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer refused to answer questions about Trump's tweet - including whether there are potential recording devices in the White House.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:05

It is possible that the verdict was meant to appease conservative Muslim factions. But for his fellow Indonesians of Chinese descent, it is an all too predictable injustice. The cabinets of successive presidents have featured Chinese-Indonesian ministers, often in prominent economic jobs. 70 percent is an often-cited figure, although the UK Guardian notes there is no hard data to support that claim; it appears to be a distortion of a 1995 study that found Chinese Indonesians in control of 68 ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:57

Despite vocal opposition from almost every major constituency affected by the bill, it was not enough to stop the Republican-controlled House from approving legislation which repeals many critical parts of the Affordable Care Act - the 2010 law known as Obamacare - that has dropped uninsured rates in the United States to historic lows but has not done enough to rein in rising health costs.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:56

Jyoti Singh, who was accompanied by a male friend, was brutally gang-raped by six persons and tortured to the extent that her intestine was pulled out. Sentencing the four in 2013, Judge Yogesh Khanna said the case fell into the "rarest of rare category" which justifies capital punishment in India.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:46

Moon wants to increase dialogue and engagement with North Korea while also maintaining pressure and sanctions to encourage change. The liberal Mr Moon has hit the ground running since he won Tuesday's election, following the impeachment and arrest in March of his predecessor, the conservative Park Geun-hye, over a corruption scandal.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:43

Police have received a complaint from Mishra and are taking appropriate legal action, said DCP (North) Jatin Narwal. Mishra also accused the AAP of planning attacks on him and said: "When I was attacked (on Wednesday evening), Sanjay Singh held a press conference instantly and said that the attacker was a Bharatiya Janta Party worker".

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:22

The abstention rate was 25.44 percent compared with a rate of 22.23 percent during the first round of the election on April 23. Party grandees in the conservative The Republicans party, whose candidate Francois Fillon also crashed out in the first round, were scheduled to meet on Tuesday evening.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:22

It was moved to Kolkata in July 2010 for want of better connectivity through rail and air transport for the command office, days after the Dantewada ambush where Naxals had carried out their biggest attack against security forces and brutally killed 75 CRPF men and a Chhattisgarh police jawan on April 6.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:07

He cited "illegal" voters and "those registered to vote who are dead (and many for a long time )" which he claimed cost him the popular vote, which Hillary Clinton won by 3 million votes. Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, put out a statement calling the commission "a thinly veiled voter suppression task force".

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:07

The party had filed formal requests for the ridings of Coquitlam-Burke Mountain, Vancouver-False Creek, and Richmond-Queensborough. The recounts could determine the outcome of the election, including whether or not the Liberals hold a majority of seats.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:02

The developments were first reported by CNN. Those financial transactions happened after he was ousted by the Obama administration from the defense intelligence agency in 2014. The subpoenas are seen as a significant escalation in the investigation initially launched by the FBI last July. Undisclosed payments that Flynn received from Russian-backed entities, such as Kremlin-sponsored television network RT, have also inspired questions from lawmakers looking into allegations of coordination ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:56

In April 2014, the girls were forced from their beds in a late-night raid by the militants at a government secondary school in Chibok, in the state of Borno, Northeast Nigeria. Some must undergo surgery, she added. "As we look forward to receiving the remaining girls, I advise Nigerians to continue to be patient with the present administration because it is clear that it is working to improve the living standard of the people".

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:56

Trump, while sounding hopeful about a peace deal, warned that "any agreement can not be imposed by the United States ..." Some peace proponents on both sides have concluded that only massive global, regional or American pressure or enticements might break the impasse.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:56

Trump, while sounding hopeful about a peace deal, warned that "any agreement can not be imposed by the United States ..." Some peace proponents on both sides have concluded that only massive global, regional or American pressure or enticements might break the impasse.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:50

Britain's ruling Conservative Party made considerable gains in local elections on Friday as the populist UK Independence Party (UKIP) suffered a massive blow, according to incomplete results from across England, Scotland and Wales. But political pundits had already predicted the beginning of the end for the far-right phenomenon after Nigel Farage had stepped down as leader to make way for Paul Nuttal, who has so far failed to make any mark with the electorate and lost heavily when he recently ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:48

Chibok school girls recently freed from Boko Haram captivity are seen in Abuja Nigeria's Sunday, May. "And you should know that some of the girls have died of illnesses and some during confrontations; therefore, it is not possible for all of them to return at the end of the day", he added.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:44

Mum, I know it's hard for you on Mother's Day... to hide the fact that I'm your favourite Happy Mother's Day! How much of your own needs and wants did you sacrifice so you could give what we wanted? I remember waking up those Sunday mornings and, while I was still upstairs, knowing by the aroma exactly what we would be having for dinner when we got home from church that day.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:42

He did not explain what type of solution he envisions. Abbas also spoke positively about the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative, in which all Arab states offered peace to Israel after the establishment of a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:36

While Paul, Lee and other Republicans have tried to steer their party away from counterproductive "tough on crime" attitudes the GOP has been associated with in the past, Sessions seems firmly stuck in the 1980s , even once saying "good people don't smoke marijuana".

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:26

The three governments agreed to the plan during a meeting on Friday in Kazakhstan, where peace talks in the capital of Astana have been ongoing. The government supported the de-escalation plan, but said it would continue to fight what it termed terrorist groups.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:15

Also, the new document rejects the Oslo Accords, under which the Palestine Liberation Organization recognized the right of Israel to exist. The newly-elected leader of Hamas, Ismail Haniyeh, has pledged his support for the Palestinian political prisoners now waging a historic mass strike in Israeli cells.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:13

Several Polish left-wing parties and groups, including the Democratic Left Alliance (SLD) party and the Polish Socialist Party, have signed the statement, coming out strongly in support of a Labour government led by Jeremy Corbyn. In a swipe at Mrs May, he will say: "Waiting to see which way the wind blows in Washington isn't strong leadership". And pandering to an erratic Trump administration will not deliver stability.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:02

Israeli news media outlet Haaretz asserted, however, that the bill would not result in democracy becoming an ancillary to the Jewish nature of Israel's culture. Netanyahu's rightwing government says the groups unfairly tarnish Israel and strengthen the arguments of its enemies. He is also expected to meet Abbas during his trip.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:55

Kapil Mishra on Saturday wrote an open letter to AAP convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. He responded on AAP MLA Sanjeev Jha who also made a decision to go indefinite hunger strike outside of Mishra's house, he said that everyone has right to protest outside his house and full protection should be provided to the MLA.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:59

Controversial militant, Commander Zakir on Saturday disassociated himself from his parent group, Hizbul Mujahideen following a strong worded statement issued by the latter with regard to his threatening to Huriyat leaders. "If Hizbul Mujahideen doesn't represent me, then I also don't represent them". And now Musa, ironically Wani's successor, has apparently threatened the JKLF leader with beheading.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:55

Bellerin already played in the position against Leicester last week, and Wenger said the Spain global is well suited for the role. Stoke will once again have to make do without midfield duo Ibrahim Afellay and Stephen Ireland, who remain sidelined with long-term knee and leg injuries.