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by | May 14, 2017 | 08:52

Labour also lost its majority in West Dunbartonshire, where the SNP gained three seats to become the largest party with 10 councillors. The SNP leader said Theresa May would win the election and the SNP would "stand up for Scotland" at Westminster while the Tories would follow the Prime Minister.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:49

Britain's National Cyber Security Center says teams are working "round the clock" to restore hospital computer systems after a global cyberattack that hit dozens of countries forced British hospitals to cancel and delay treatment for patients.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:50

The ban was first implemented in March, and is in place for USA flights departing 10 airports in Muslim-majority countries . A TSA worker loads suitcases at the checked luggage security screening station at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles , California, U.S.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:45

Crude oil prices moved into short-term recovery mode early Wednesday after industry data showed USA oil inventory levels are on the decline. The 11 members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries that agreed last November to restrict output by 1.2 million bpd for the first six months of 2017 achieved 90 percent compliance in April, according to a Reuters survey.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:43

Earlier, authorities said a 38-year-old police officer in the central state of Carabobo died of his injuries after being shot during a protest on Wednesday that saw hundreds of thousands of people on the street nationwide. Jaua, also minister of Education, said that given the vandalism and terrorism triggered in the recent weeks by groups encouraged by the opposition, the Government called for a Constituent Assembly on legitimate basis to improve the work of the State in all sectors with ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:35

In a joint statement , Senator Richard Burr, the committee's Republican chairman, and Senator Mark Warner, its top Democrat, said the panel had first requested the documents from Mr Flynn in a April 28 letter, but the retired lieutenant-general had declined, through counsel, to cooperate with the committee's request .

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:39

The family and colleagues of Song were shocked about his arrest, as they said that Song actually refers North Korea as his "own country". "Make a change so the North Korea people can be free", Song, who now lives in South Korea and creates artwork that mocks Kim, told the Mail.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:28

Trump added: " There's such hatred but hopefully there won't be such hatred for very long ". "... All children of God must be taught to value and respect human life, and condemn all of those who target the innocent ". Mr Abbas allegedly played a role in pushing the vote through and members of Mr Trump's team have not forgotten it, according to the LA Times . Abbas implored Trump to understand the Palestinian perspective.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:28

Melissa McCarthy (R) and her husband Ben Falcone attend the premiere of "CHIPS" on March 20. Well, it was actually Melissa McCarthy in her full Spicey costume, and the podium is more of a tricked-out Segway. New Yorkers rushed to Twitterto commemorate the moment McCarthy was spotted outside of the Manhattan CNN building on 58th Street, churning out tweets, selfies, and video of the event.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:23

M - President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov congratulated Moon Jae-in on his victory in South Korea's presidential election. "Sanctions against North Korea are also a means to bring the North to the negotiating table aimed at eliminating its nuclear weapons", Yoon told a briefing, adding that Xi indicated his agreement.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:21

Baumann said his group spent a lot of of time at the UCLA and USC university campuses, proposed for the Olympic Village and Media Village respectively, because they are key to LA's project and "radical reuse" strategy. International Olympic Committee members will vote for the host city at the General Assembly in Lima, Peru on September 13. A working group made up of the IOC's four vice presidents since March have been looking at possible reforms to the bid city process including ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:24

Eighty-two schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in 2014, were freed Saturday in exchange for the release of suspected militants, according to a statement from the Nigerian president's office. "Once we are able to do so, we shall communicate our findings to the public", the group said.‎. Switzerland and the International Committee of the Red Cross helped secure their release after lengthy negotiations with the militant group.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:12

Arkansas authorities also reported that two children are missing after the vehicle in which they were washed off the bridge. Across the US, nine people have been killed by tornadoes and flooding in the Midwest and Southeast. Rescue workers were dealing with gas leaks and downed power lines and trees. One tornado was approximately a mile wide, the National Weather Service said .

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:15

The bill designates Hebrew as the country's only official language, although it requires government services and forms to be available in Arabic as well. Some 17.5 per cent of Israel's population are Arab. It would join the so-called 11 Basic Laws, which is similar to a constitution, and guides Israel's legal system.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:13

Ministers in Jerusalem have confirmed that the new bill has been approved by a cabinet committee, which opens the door for a parliamentary vote. Hebrew is defined as the "national language" in the bill, which would become part of the country's so-called basic law, which is similar to a constitution, it said .

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:09

The senior Japanese official said pro-EU Emmanuel Macron's victory in the French presidential election was injecting optimism into G-7 discussions on the world economy and financial markets. He said the administration was focused on growth, "and growth in the United States is good for the world economy". Subsequently, many worldwide trade issues were put off the table during the Bari meeting, and the G7 discussed economic growth, cyberattacks, fiscal policies, and financial regulation (or ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:02

By that deadline, the United States said it would issue a proposed rule to allow Chinese cooked poultry to enter U.S. markets. India has voiced displeasure at the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, a Belt and Road project aimed at linking northwestern China to the Arabian Sea.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:00

Justifying the decision, which critics argue may further delay a general election - the key demand of the opposition - Maduro said that a 500-member body, to be comprised largely of ordinary people, will guide Venezuela out of its state of intransigence and put an end to the ongoing violence.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:59

On Friday, Senator Mark Warner announced that Comey would not appear for his scheduled testimony on Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence Committee. He wanted to have dinner because he wanted to stay on. Trump also hit back on Friday at media reports questioning the credibility of White House accounts of why Comey was sacked, which have changed over the course of the week, and threatened an end to regular White House press briefings.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:57

The former minister had submitted documents to the ACB to back his allegations that Kejriwal had delayed a probe into a Rs 400-crore tanker scam in the city, a PTI stated. Jha said. The AAP has plunged into a turmoil since the sudden sacking of Mishra last Saturday. His mother Annapurna, a former BJP mayor, wrote a letter to Arvind Kejriwal , accusing him of spreading "lies" that the BJP was behind her son's stinging attacks on him and the AAP.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:56

Two additional photos posted on the White House Flickr at the same time were taken during Trump's meeting with former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, whose meeting with the president was also left off the public schedule for the day.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:55

Security Council resolutions, dominating talks. On Thursday, Moon asked Xi to help end the Chinese boycott of South Korean goods. At the same time, however, the North mobilized its propaganda media to reveal its intention to improve inter-Korean ties while also making demands.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:56

They get along unbelievably well... The Palestinians and Israelis must work together to reach an agreement that allows both peoples to live, worship, and thrive and prosper in peace. Almost 1,600 Palestinian prisoners answered calls made by senior Fatah leader Marwan Barghouthi for prisoners to take action and demand their basic rights starting on 17 April, Palestinian Prisoners' Day.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:55

The Trump administration has already proposed slashing funds for the United Nations climate science panel, for the Green Climate Fund that helps poor countries combat global warming, and for the United Nations climate forum under whose auspices the negotiations take place.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:53

South Africa's slump to seventh in the world means the 1995 and 2007 champions will face the All Blacks in the pool stage for the first time in a blockbuster clash. France have reached three finals, and Argentina have made the semifinals of two of the last three World Cups. Another African team, most likely Namibia or Kenya, and the victor of the Repechage round of qualifying will complete their pool.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:48

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told reporters that the launch was "absolutely unacceptable" and that Japan will respond resolutely. North Korea launched a missile from a test facility near the country's west coast early Sunday morning, US officials tell CBS News national security correspondent David Martin.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:48

Lindsey Graham's remarks that he wants to look into whether Trump has any business dealings with Russian Federation. When asked about Graham's call for an investigation during Tuesday's White House briefing, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer asserted that Trump is "fine with that".

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:44

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s state unit witnessed desertion and its former minister in Delhi, Kapil Mishra, was attacked while protesting against AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal's alleged corruption even as the party continued its attack on Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) on Wednesday.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:44

Meanwhile, the Election Commission of India (ECI) rubbished the sensational expose in the Delhi Assembly by claiming that the machine that was used was not a standard machine. During the special day-long session of the Delhi Assembly, AAP leader Saurabh Bharadwaj got a machine similar to the EVMs and gave a demo about the same.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:37

Somalia's president has called on the global community to lift an arms embargo on his country as government soldiers battle to regain territory from the armed group al-Shabab. Somalia is also facing new military interest from the United States, as President Donald Trump has approved expanded operations, including airstrikes, against al-Shabab.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:39

U.S. officials said such a request was raised in preparatory talks with Palestinian officials, and three Republican senators urged a halt to such payments in a letter to Trump that reflected widespread opinion in Congress. That style and the rise of the Islamic State terrorist group, along with Iran's efforts to expand its "malign" influence, create opportunities to forge a unified approach among Israel and its Arab neighbors, McMaster said, and that could lead to peace.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:38

Before Bhardwajs demonstration, Kejriwal tweeted, "Saurabh Bhardwaj will reveal the truth behind a big conspiracy in the country". He said the entire game is about a secret code, which once entered into the machine transfers all the votes to that one party which is supposed to win.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:25

This year PSEB conducted the Punjab 12th Class exams and the candidates who had appeared for the exams can check Senior Secondary Results from the official website. Punjab School Education Board ( PSEB ) conducts many exams every year. In 1987, the Vidhan Sabha amended the Board's Act to grant it autonomy. Once the Punjab 12th Results are declared, the official web portals start receiving abundant traffic, following which either the site crashes or it becomes irresponsive.

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.