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by | February 15, 2018 | 01:04

The difficulties of Brexit have been significantly underlined and the UK's ability to deal with the coming issues is lacklustre at best. The figures also indicated that Europe continued to be the top export market for salmon and Scotch whisky in terms of both value and volume.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:56

Under the new plan, caterers at Buckingham Palace , Windsor Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh, Scotland will also be restricted to using china plates and glasses or recyclable cups. A shocking 10% of the 300million tonnes of plastic produced annually ends up in the sea. Meanwhile, England's prime minster, Theresa May, has been fielding criticism for what is perceived as a slow response to the plastics crisis.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:30

Mr Anan was arrested on January 23 and days later Mr Genena was attacked in a Cairo street by men he said were working on behalf of the government. "We will take all necessary legal measures against anyone who makes media statements on Anan's words and actions which harm his legal position", the lawyer Amin wrote.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:20

They said they would now focus on pushing for passage of the coalition agreement. Losing the finance ministry was "painful", she conceded, but she stressed that the move was "acceptable", since the alternative would have been a breakdown in talks, and likely snap elections.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:15

After the television series aired, the concept of Galentine's Day has gained a large following and become an established holiday trend. Almost three years after the TV series " Parks and Recreation " aired its final episode, some of the cast members have reunited to pay tribute the sitcom's most enduring legacy: Galentine's Day .

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:57

It said Ankara had in fact contacted Athens regarding the "dangerous maneuvers" by the Greek coast guard, and informed them that Turkey "would not tolerate continuing hostile behavior by the Greek armed forces". "We are advising foreign companies operating off Cyprus to not trust the Greek side and not be tools of initiatives that go beyond their strengths", Erdogan said.(ANSAmed).

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:36

The 90,000-capacity festival is staged by Festival Republic on the two sites over the August Bank Holiday weekend (August 24-26). U.S. pop punk act Fall Out Boy will headline Friday 24 August in Reading and Saturday 25 in Leeds, while American rapper Kendrick Lamar will top the bill at Reading on Saturday and Sunday in Leeds.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:36

After going underground, Akilov, on the afternoon of Friday, April 7, stole a beer delivery truck and barrelled down a bustling pedestrian shopping street, swerving wildly to hit as many people as possible. and drove it the way the prosecutor described". His asylum claim had been rejected in 2016. Akilov had been ordered to leave Sweden in December 2016.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:32

Is there no such thing as Due Process any longer?' Trump tweeted . Conway responded, "Well, General Kelly has said otherwise, and you would have to ask him the questions". Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said on " State of the Union " later Sunday morning that Kelly, whom he considers a friend, should try to stay out of the press as Porter's story unfolds.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:28

The Chinese New Year generally lasts two weeks and is celebrated around the world with bell ringing, firecrackers and lion dances. The event, celebrating the Year of the Dog, was presented by the Confucius Institute with Larry Lang as the artistic director.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:26

In a quarterly rental price report released on its website, Daft, a Dublin-headquartered property trader, said the the average rent in the country went up 10.4 percent in 2017 compared with a year ago. Meanwhile, local area representative for the Social Democrats, Ronan Moore, has called on the government to immediately introduce nationwide rent caps.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:22

Yogi Adityanath at a poll rally in Matabari in Gomati district on Tuesday. He also criticized the Communist Party of India-Marxist [CPI-M] led state government. "Development projects are easier to implement if the same party is in the Central and state governments", the UP CM said. Highlighting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's motto of "Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas " and "Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat", he said the central government had introduced various schemes such as Startup India, Pradhan ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:23

United States' eight year wait for an Olympic speed skating medal continues after Brittany Bowe and Heather Bergsma finished fifth and eighth respectively. "I had a dream to win four gold medals, in each Olympics". Standing on the podium Wust, who will call time on her glittering career after PyeongChang 2018 , raised her arms and jumped into the air after cementing her place in history.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:23

Saakashvili heads Ukraine's Movement of New Forces. "But Poles are very good and I am very grateful", Saakashvili told Polish Radio RMF FM as he left Warsaw Airport. "To their end and to our victory", he said . Ukrainian authorities accused Saakashvili of abetting an alleged "criminal group" led by Yanukovych, and claim the protests he has led are part of a Russian plot against the government in Kyiv.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:24

Junior Foreign Minister Sigrid Kaag, who led a United Nations mission to destroy Syria's chemical weapons in 2013-2014, will assume Mr Zijlstra's responsibilities until a permanent replacement is found, a government official said. But on Monday he acknowledged he had never been at the meeting with Mr Putin and had heard of the comments secondhand. Russia has characterized Zijlstra's statements about Putin and " Great Russia " as "fake news" and part of a campaign to portray the country as ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:23

As at noon, no details are available about the fire. Personnel from the Fire and Rescue department have brought the fire under control. Police reportedly have cordoned off the road leading to Jalan Gasing, and the blaze has caused a traffic congestion along Federal Highway and Jalan Gasing.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:21

The Virginia House of Representatives on Monday voted to overhaul the rate-setting process for Dominion, and included an amendment with additional limits and customer protections created to address the concern that the utility would "double dip" on its investments.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:15

The FCC's move comes as USA politicians call for improved internet service in rural areas. The FCC a year ago gave OneWeb access to the USA market using a proposed fleet of 720 satellites, and granted Telesat access to the us market via 117 satellites already authorized by Canada.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:17

The bank had to make a provision of Rs 4,373.06 crore for bad loans for the reported quarter. What is distressing for millions of SBI investors and bank depositors is that an audit by the Reserve Bank of India unearthed close to Rs 23,200 crore worth new NPAs.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:14

Purdue officials confirmed in November that they are in settlement talks with a group of state attorneys general and trying to come up with a global resolution of the government opioid claims. Purdue's head of medical affairs, Monica Kwarcinski, said the company also plans to run all questions through its medical affairs department as part of its efforts to support "responsible" opioid use.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:04

The massive 500kg bomb was discovered near George V Dock in East London on Sunday (11 February ), forcing nearby London City Airport to close to air traffic as experts attempted to bring the device under control. "All flights today are cancelled but some airlines have moved their flights to other airports - CityJet to Southend and Alitalia to Stansted", the airport said.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:05

Ryan, who plays the titular Merc With A Mouth in the film, is widely regarded as a joker (much like his character, comic book anti-hero Wade Wilson), so it shouldn't come as a surprise that he chose to troll Josh slightly on his 50th by sharing a post of Deadpool painting his portrait.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:53

Williams , 23, of Pittsburgh, attempting to commit "suicide by cop" and pleading with Mader to shoot him, according to the lawsuit filing. The policeman asked Williams to drop the weapon, but he refused and told the police officer to shoot him, according to the ACLU account.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:50

After further investigation and lab testing, the substance inside the letter for Trump Jr. was revealed to be cornstarch. Obama has been leasing the space since he left the White House in January 2017, and uses it to conduct his business while in the capital.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:45

ET in a nationally televised showdown. The Cowboys (15-10, 5-7 Big 12), who won at then-No. West Virginia ? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of TCU-West Virginia you should back, all from a Nevada-based handicapper who is on a blistering 5-1 run on his picks involving the Mountaineers .

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:42

Ford's reference number for this recall is 18S02. Last month Ford told 2,900 Ranger owners not to drive them after finding out that a West Virginia man was killed by an exploding inflator. Dealers will pick up the Rangers from owners and take them in for repairs. Final service parts are available now and Ford is urging customers to contact local dealers to get their vehicles serviced.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:33

Four people were killed as a small plane crashed into a mountainside east of Canyon Country Sunday. The crash happened shortly after 10:45 a.m. Sunday, nearly 8 miles south of the Agua Dulce Airpark. Firefighters performed CPR on the fourth, but was then pronounced dead shortly after. National Transportation Safety investigator Jackie Vanover is on the scene looking into the cause of the crash, Eric Weiss, NTSB spokesman, told SCVNews early Monday afternoon.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:24

Her funeral at Gaddafi Stadium attracted a huge crowd of women, men and children on Tuesday. Jahangir was Pakistan's symbol of human rights and resistance and a fierce opponent of military dictators for over five decades. In 2012, she demanded government protection amid allegations that personnel of the Pakistan military's powerful Inter-Services Intelligence agency were plotting to kill her.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:20

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that Milwaukee County Sheriff's Major Nancy Evans and two other staffers at the Milwaukee County Jail are facing charges related to the death of 38-year-old Terrill Thomas , a prisoner who suffered from bipolar disorder and who died of dehydration almost two years ago.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:20

Senior officials quoted by The Hindu said the blast occurred in a ballast tank in the forward part of the drill ship, which has been dry-docked at the yard for almost two months now. Thirteen people were injured, one of whom is critical. Police and fire tenders have rushed to the spot and rescue operations are underway. Others are out of danger, Nair said.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:15

As a lawyer in Pakistan, Ms. Jahangir was the first woman admitted to the Pakistan Supreme Court Bar Council and was the first female President of the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan . Jahangir is survived by her businessman husband, Tahir Jahangir, a son and two daughters. For multiple times she was offered by government for the high rank posts but she refused always.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:18

With the trade deadline for the 2017-2018 National Basketball Association season just hours away, the Cavaliers sent point guard Isaiah Thomas , power forward Channing Frye , and their franchise's own 2018 first-round draft pick to the Lakers .

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:06

China is already the Maldives' primary source of tourists, whose spending largely drives the economy, and Beijing is investing hundreds of millions of dollars in an airport expansion, housing development and other projects. India's concern is that China, with its strategic ally Pakistan, could use the Maldives as a strategic choke point for India if push came to shove. China's state-run tabloid Global Times on Monday warned that Beijing will retaliate if New Delhi unilaterally decides ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:06

The man who tried to attack Larry Nassar in a MI courtroom won't face any criminal charges, prosecutors said Monday. Man subdued during court appearance for disgraced gymnastics doctor. The ex-doctor was also sentenced to 40 to 175 years on seven sexual assault charges in Ingham County, and, in December, to 60 years in prison on federal child pornography charges.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:59

As a sign of its support to the ongoing peace process in Myanmar , India was among the countries which attended as global witnesses the signing of a National Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) between Myanmar and two ethnic armed groups in Naypyitaw on Tuesday.