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by | January 10, 2018 | 08:39

Compared to their African counterparts, citizens of the European country enjoy visa-free access to 177 countries in total. Eight countries - Denmark, Finland, France, Italy, Japan, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom - shared third place, offering access to 175 countries.

by | January 10, 2018 | 08:21

Settlements are illegal under worldwide law and are one of the main obstacles to peace between Israelis and Palestinians. Israel has demolished 420 Palestinian structures in Israel-occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem in 2017, according to the U.N.

by | January 10, 2018 | 08:09

In 2010, Swedish prosecutors applied for Assange to be extradited to face allegations of sexual assault and rape, but they dropped their investigation into him in May 2017. documents. British authorities won't guarantee Assange is safe from extradition. "No solution will be achieved without worldwide cooperation and the cooperation of the United Kingdom, which has also shown interest in seeking a way out", she told foreign correspondents in Quito, according to Agence France-Presse.

by | January 10, 2018 | 07:42

Regarding Indian hostile attitude, he said, Pakistan desires solution of all outstanding issue with India but its aggression along the Line of Control (LoC) and Working Boundary was a matter of concern. "We considered your enemy as our own, we filled the Guantanamo Bay", he added. That's because the port in Karachi is where food, military equipment and other essential items are unloaded to send to Afghanistan for United States troops and for civilians there.

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:53

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre has issued a warning of possible tsunami waves for coastlines within 1000 kilometres of the epicenter. A tsunami advisory is in effect for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands after the natural disaster and warned of possible waves up to 1 meter (3 feet) above tide level. The natural disaster was initially recorded as a 7.8 magnitude, but then downgraded to 7.6 by USGS.

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:27

Siddaramaiah had recently said he was "a hundred per cent Hindu" and didn't need any sermons on the religion from Adityanath, a monk-cum-politician. Speaking at the "Nava Karnataka Parivartan Yatre" rally organised by the Karnataka unit of the BJP here yesterday, the UP Chief Minister took a jibe at Siddaramaiah, saying he was only now recalling his Hindu roots.

by | January 10, 2018 | 04:26

Police and the FBI are investigating whether that prank call was prompted by an online gaming dispute, according to The Associated Press. On Dec. 28, Barriss allegedly called police in Kansas, detailing an alleged shooting with hostages as a residence in Wichita.

by | January 10, 2018 | 04:07

Aerial views showed firefighters on the roof, with smoke billowing from one corner of the high-rise. One firefighter was hospitalised with nonlife-threatening injuries and a building worker, who had an injury that was initially described as serious, was treated at the scene and declined further medical attention, the Fire Department said .

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:44

Twitter ignited, NY home-ware company Fishs Eddy sold out of a 2020 Oprah mug and Democrats championed her as preferable in every way to Trump, who himself named Winfrey as his first pick for vice president in an interview 20 years ago. "It's hard to be part of the news when you cover the news and she helped people understand what was going on with the story", Rhodes said. On Tuesday, King also clarified the comments by Oprah's longtime partner Stedman Graham , saying he misinterpreted ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:32

The president appeared to sing part of the anthem with his hand held over his heart. Players were not on the field during the anthem. President Donald Trump was in attendance at the national championship game, and some claim that footage of him during the Anthem proves that he does not know all of the words to "The Star-Spangled Banner".

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:16

That accuser also does not report the incident to either police or the school. An investigation by Minnesota's Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action office found Lynch was "responsible" for an April 28, 2016 "sexual misconduct incident".

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:38

Since then, he sat out against the Rockets, Clippers and Nuggets. Despite how they've made it look, Golden State hasn't exactly had it easy up to this point given the injuries, but halfway through the 2017-18 regular season , the Dubs have to feel confident about the direction they're headed.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:26

The federal lawsuit says requiring a security fee of almost $11,000 is discriminatory and unconstitutional and seeks $2 million in damages and a court order for a "reasonable" fee. Padgett's complaint against the University of Cincinnati also notes an "alarming trend" nationally: due to violence threatened by left-wing Antifa terrorists, conservative speakers often need massive police protection to protect them when speaking at public universities.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:24

One by one, Democrats from likely to dark horse candidates for their party's 2020 presidential nomination denounced Sessions's move. We all know that at the federal level marijuana has remained illegal even as many states passed laws legalizing its use.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:19

With the Trump administration determined to eliminate terror safe havens in Pakistan, the United States is hoping that China will play a helpful role in convincing its close ally that it is in its national interest to crackdown on these sanctuaries, a senior White House official has said.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:17

President Donald Trump is reportedly considering launching a "bloody nose" attack to batter and humiliate North Korea . In Washington, North Korea specialists and policymakers saw the Kim Jong Un regime's willingness to send athletes as a sign pressure is working.

by | January 09, 2018 | 23:56

But the biggest change so far was the appointment of Lewis to head the Conservative Party whose membership is plummeting after what many members acknowledge was a disastrous election campaign in June. A spokesman for the party declined to confirm the reports that Grayling, the transport minister, was the new chairman. Damian Green was the third minister to leave the cabinet in the space of a few weeks, after the defence secretary and global development minister both quit - all three following ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 23:26

Poland's new prime minister, Mateusz Morawiecki , is carrying out a major reshuffle of his cabinet before negotiations with European Union officials over possible sanctions on the country. Judicial reforms at the heart of the dispute with Brussels are seen by PiS as a fundamental element of its efforts to overhaul Poland's democratic institutions.

by | January 09, 2018 | 23:13

After the talks, the two sides adopted a three-point joint statement, agreeing to cooperate with each other for the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games to be held in South Korea's eastern county of Pyeongchang in February and March respectively.

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:25

Just before 1 p.m. Monday, the high had reached 37. Clouds come back at us tomorrow as a much warmer air mass tracks in. Forecasters predicted patchy freezing rain could affect both areas. Thursday , rain is likely before 7 a.m., then sleet is likely between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m., then snow likely after 8 a.m., the weather service said.

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:12

The Spokesperson for the Emergency Committee went on to add that only corpse that had been found and carried to Shanghai port has now been identified as Iranian though the name and his exact identity is not clear yet. The National Iranian Tanker Co. describes itself as operating the largest tanker fleet in the Middle East. Search for the missing was on, with 13 rescue vessels searching an area of 900 square nautical miles, while closely monitoring the condition of the burning oil tanker, the ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:12

Ashraf al-Qidre said that al-Alami, a key link between the terrorist group and its Iranian backers in Tehran, is in critical condition and being treated at the intensive care unit in Gaza's Shifa Hospital, according to Times of Israel . Alami was the Hamas ambassador to Iran during the 1990s. In 2014, Mr Alami is reported to have suffered serious wounds to his leg, for which he had to undergo surgery in Turkey.

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:09

The weird deflection prompted " bemused looks and awkward laughter " among the reporters, according to The Associated Press . "Whoever wants to take photos and ask about heated politics and conflicts, just ask this guy", the prime minister said before walking off.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:51

The term snowflake is often used by Trump supporters as an insult to those who criticize the president. They were joined on the field by President Donald Trump , who attended the game. "We love our flag and we love our anthem and we want to keep it that way". He'll take a motorcade from there to downtown Atlanta , with plans to arrive at the stadium shortly before 7 p.m.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:11

Earlier that year, the firm had been probing Trump for a conservative website funded by a GOP donor, but that client stopped paying for the work after it became clear Trump would win the GOP nomination, according to people familiar with the matter.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:08

American presidents rarely attend. Chinese President Xi Jinping participated in the conference past year. But others in his circle attended - then-aide Anthony Scaramucci sat on a panel - in 2017. This year's theme reflects the gathering's worldwide flavor: "Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World". Davos comes as Trump faces crucial decisions about his worldwide economic agenda including whether to rework or withdraw the North American Free Trade Agreement, a move that has many ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:05

Pressed if she thought the tweet had been a good idea, Haley called it an important part of Trump's policy of heaping "maximum pressure" on the isolated regime. North Korea has long pushed for the US and South Korea to cancel joint military exercises altogether, and Kim has called on the allies to refrain from bringing "aggressive forces" into the region.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:43

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn announced an 11-count indictment against a Brooklyn assemblywoman on Tuesday, alleging a raft of fraud, witness tampering and other charges, just the latest allegation of corruption and bad behavior among legislators in Albany.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:42

The Italian coast guard, which coordinates rescues in worldwide waters off Libya's coast, said an aircraft on patrol for a European anti-smuggling operation had spotted the dinghy, which was in difficulty Saturday morning. A spokesperson for the Libyan navy and coast guard said the migrants' boat capsized and sank in worldwide waters and the Libyan navy did not have the resources to deal with the issue.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:28

In the past month‚ another 167 people have contracted deadly listeriosis‚ bringing the total number of confirmed cases in SA to 717. There are so far 92 confirmed cases in the Western Cape. While Sovereign denied its Gauteng abattoir was responsible for the spike in Listeriosis deaths in the province‚ it said it was nevertheless tightening the facility's health standards.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:29

The pictures were shared on Twitter by noted film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh. In fact, Aamir turned up at the mahurat of the film and even did the " mahurat clap". This film is special as it brings together Madhuri Dixit and Anil Kapoor after 18 odd years. Boman Irani and Sanjay Mishra, who are the new entrants to the franchise, were also present on the sets, while Arshad Warsi and Jaaved Jaaferi , who have been retained along with Riteish Deshmukh , and Ashish ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:18

The stakes have risen in the past week with anti-government protests in several Iranian cities over economic hardships and corruption, the boldest challenge to Iran's leadership in a decade. The U.S. proposal was dismissed by Russian Federation, another participant in the nuclear deal, as "harmful and destructive", with "no role for the United Nations Security Council in this issue".

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:19

Vice President Mike Pence is set to tour the Middle East after having to delay his trip last month due to the tax bill vote. The Palestinian Authority, in particular, reacted with fury to the announcement, with President Mahmoud Abbas effectively disqualifying Washington from its longstanding role as mediator of the peace process.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:57

In a decision by senior Sinn Féin party officials yesterday in Belfast, McElduff was suspended from party duty for three months. He added that Sinn Fein wished to express "deep and honest regret". Mrs O'Neill also confirmed that her party colleague would continue to get paid his Sinn Fein party salary during his suspension. "This incident represents a fork in the road for Sinn Fein".

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:55

Tapper said Miller was speaking "to an audience of one ". Miller called Wolff a "garbage author of a garbage book" and also called Steve Bannon , the Breitbart chief and former Trump chief of staff, an "angry and vindictive person". Tapper grew exhausted of Miller repeating pro-Trump and anti-Bannon talking points and called the aide's constant interruptions "hysterical, ' as he cut the interview short by announcing, 'I think I've wasted enough of my viewers" time'.