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by | March 04, 2018 | 20:11

Saudi Arabia views Egypt as a cornerstone of regional stability, after the former army chief Sisi overthrew his Islamist predecessor Mohamed Morsi in 2013. Cairo and Riyadh have maintained close ties, although Egypt has signalled a lack of enthusiasm for Saudi regional policy, both on the Yemen war and a potential escalation with Iran.

by | March 04, 2018 | 20:04

Chancellor Angela Merkel has welcomed the decision by Germany's Social Democrats to revive the ruling grand coalition , after the outcome of a party membership vote was announced on Sunday. The party has won key concessions in coalition talks; the new finance minister will come from the SPD. The leaders of the SPD and Merkel's CDU/CSU bloc had reached a preliminary agreement on February 7 to form another "grand coalition " government, after a 136-day post-election stalemate.

by | March 04, 2018 | 19:43

Australian John Landy surpassed Bannister's record just a month later with a time of 3:57.9. The two men competed at the Commonwealth Games in Canada later in 1954 in a race billed as the " Miracle Mile ". No female athlete has ever cracked the four-minute mile. In 2014 his black leather running shoes sold at auction for £266,500. "It had become rather like Everest, a challenge for the human spirit", Bannister said, reflecting on his achievement.

by | March 04, 2018 | 19:32

Teddy Sheringham was previously in charge at ATK, but was sacked in January after just 10 matches in charge. Their 5-1 drubbing at the hands FC Goa proved too much for interim coach Ashley Westwood, who chose to step down from his responsibilities of head coach.

by | March 04, 2018 | 19:28

But with Labour leader Mr Corbyn having now set out his belief that a new customs union with the EU to ensure tariff-free trade post-Brexit is the best answer to future trade policy, he has taken a starkly different stance to the Prime Minister ahead of those Cabinet talks later this week.

by | March 04, 2018 | 18:58

Trump said. Both Ivanka and Kushner were seated at the head table along with the First Lady. Addressing Vice President Mike Pence's supposed hostility toward the LGBT community, he said, "He is one of the best straight men you're ever going to meet".

by | March 04, 2018 | 18:30

The Lok Sabha bypolls in Uttar Pradesh will be held for the Gorakhpur and Phulpur constituencies which after CM Yogi Adityanath and his Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya had vacated their seats. Phulpur was once the bastion of the Congress and represented by India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru. If the BSP does, indeed, opt out of fighting the bypoll, it will be a direct fight between the SP and the BJP in Gorakhpur and the reduced division of votes may result in helping SP but BJP ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 16:47

But it is believed that Pardew, who plans changes at Watford on Saturday, faces a hard task in convincing players to buy into his methods. Watford entertain West Brom in a game that could mark the end of Alan Pardew's reign at the Midlands' club as the Baggies lie stranded at the bottom of the Premier League table.

by | March 04, 2018 | 16:26

After the examination leak, screenshots of question paper along with answers also surfaced on social media. "After hearing the delegation, it was directed by the Hon'ble minister that though the paper 1 of 21.2.2018 was cancelled by the SSC on account of technical issues, to inquire into the allegation of leakage of this cancelled paper, the evidence being provided by the candidates be taken on record and if found substantiated, the matter will be referred to CBI for further enquiry".

by | March 04, 2018 | 16:18

The president seemed to be reacting to an interview Baldwin gave to The Hollywood Reporter that was published Thursday in which the actor said he doesn't enjoy parodying Trump: "Every time I do it now, it's like agony ". Baldwin fired back: "Agony though it may be, I'd like to hang in there for the impeachment hearings, the resignation speech, the farewell helicopter ride".

by | March 04, 2018 | 16:16

A secret service spokeswoman told CNN that the man suffered a single gunshot wound. "We refer all questions to the secret service". No one else was injured, although there were reports that people at the White House sheltered in place. "We're working to notify next of kin". The President and First Lady were not in the White House at the time of the incident. "Trying to learn more". There were no other injuries, according to the Secret Service, and while the victim has been identified, ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 16:16

After heavy losses in Tripura and Nagaland, Nath, Patel and Joshi reached Meghalaya from Delhi in a bid to form a government, party sources said. The Congress that has been in power in Meghalaya for the past 10 years, emerged as the single largest party winning 21 assembly seats but fell short of 10 seats to get an absolute majority in the 60 member assembly.

by | March 04, 2018 | 15:47

The BJP managed to win a two-third majority with its ally Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) by bringing an end to the 25-year-old reign of the Left Front. "The results in the three states are a reflection of the future results of Karnataka polls and the next Lok Sabha elections", he said. As a result, former CPI (M) leaders Nitish De and Jadablal Nath - who contested on BJP tickets from Kailashahar and Jubarajnagar Assembly segments respectively - were humbled.

by | March 04, 2018 | 15:12

China stands ready to work with the US to follow through on the consensus of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Trump during the US President's visit to Beijing a year ago and work with mutual respect and increase strategic mutual trust, avoid strategic misjudgement and focus mutual beneficial cooperation and propel handle differences so as to keep China us ties on the right track, he said.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:51

Trump's announcement on tariffs raised the prospect of retaliation from Beijing amid fears it could spark a trade war. The unreasonable and excessive use of trade-remedy measures by the Trump administration will not help revitalize relevant industries in the US, said China's Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Hua Chunying, citing Wang.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:50

The North Korean government is estimated to have obtained 11,000 bitcoins via mining or hacking in 2017, allowing it rake in over $200 million through cryptocurrency transactions, Radio Free Asia reported, citing Priscilla Moriuchi, a former US National Security Agency (NSA) cybersecurity official.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:31

The recent assault has drawn global condemnation and led to the United Nations General Assembly vote for a 30-day ceasefire on humanitarian grounds. Turkey's prime minister said Saturday that Turkish troops have captured a strategic village in the Kurdish-held enclave in northwestern Syria , tightening its grip on Kurdish militia in the sixth week of its offensive on the area.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:28

CBI prosecutor Tushar Mehta rebutted the charge and Indrani was not in the CBI custody but in judicial custody and her statement was needed to be taken as evidence. While appealing to a special court for his custody, the CBI prosecutor had said Karti needs to be confronted with other accused and suspects in the case.

by | March 04, 2018 | 11:28

Local television stations posted dramatic video of people digging out a man buried under snow. Five people were swept up in that avalanche, leaving one hospitalized with lower-body injuries, officials said. It may have prompted by a fierce winter storm. "We started screaming and shaking him", said Breault. Mammoth Mountain reported receiving three to five feet of fresh snow overnight and that "it's still absolutely dumping" Saturday morning.

by | March 04, 2018 | 11:19

After the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) swept to power in Tripura ending the left front's 25-year rule, state party chief Biplab Kumar Deb on Saturday said he was ready to take on the mantle of chief minister, but a decision on it would be taken by the party's parliamentary board.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:30

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party ended 25 years of uninterrupted communist party rule in a northeastern state and consolidated its position in two other states in key provincial elections. He thanked the people of Nagaland for supporting BJP and its allies. BJP leaders have also given enough indications of going with the NPF, possibly dumping ally NDPP.

by | March 04, 2018 | 10:29

The policy envisioned low-yield nuclear weapons on submarine-launched ballistic missiles, that could counter similar Russian weapons . "The way (Putin) is able to govern, the things Putin is able to say, the way things seem responsive to Putin without the institutions of government pushing back on him", Hayden said .

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:55

Other members include Suh's deputy at the National Intelligence Service as well as Chun Hae-sung, the vice minister of Seoul's unification ministry, which handles cross-border affairs. Seoul's efforts to broker talks between the two countries could be seriously challenged when South Korea-US drills resume after the PyeongChang Paralympics end on March 18.

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:35

Back on June 30, 2017, Welsh police arrested 17-year-old Lloyd Gunton on charges that he was going to perform an act of terror on Justin Bieber's stadium concert in Cardiff. Investigators found that the password to his Instagram account was "truck attack". The wannabe terrorist had also researched how to carry out a vehicular attack, and how to stab and kill.

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:30

European governments have been scrambling to appease Trump and keep the deal intact, and have voiced increasing concern over Iran's missile programme. Iran's Deputy Chief of Staff said on Saturday that Tehran will not discuss its missile program with the West until the USA and others dismantle their nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:30

Michigan police officials survey nearby neighborhoods as police continue to search for a suspect near Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, Michigan , March 2, 2018 . Saturday at Northwood University. Central Michigan University has about 23,000 students in Mount Pleasant, about 70 miles north of Lansing , the state's capital.

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:13

Trump arose Thursday with the gun issue on his mind, tweeting that " Many ideas, some good & some not so good", emerged from the meeting . Cox said he had a "great meeting" with Trump and Pence, before adding: "We all want safe schools, mental health reform and to keep guns away from unsafe people".

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:42

Of his eight career titles, "It is my best win", he said. The Spaniard claimed the eighth trophy of his career with an 81-minute victory over the French second seed. "He was playing very good serves". The 29-year-old third seed, who is set to rise to world No 16 when the rankings are updated on Monday, maintained his control on proceedings and fought off a solitary break point to secure the first set in 34 minutes.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:42

Germany will learn on Sunday whether the Social Democrat (SPD) party's 464,000 members have voted in favor of a coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, opening the way to a new government for Europe's economic powerhouse.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:22

The storm submerged cars and toppled tractor-trailers, sent waves higher than a two-story house crashing into the MA coast, forced schools and businesses to close early and caused a rough ride for passengers aboard a flight that landed at Dulles Airport outside Washington.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:41

About 1.54 million shares traded. NYRT is a publicly traded real estate investment trust listed on the NYSE that owns income-producing commercial real estate, including office and retail properties, located in New York City. Founders Capital Management Llc, which manages about $193.00M and $210.28M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Walgreens Boots Allianc by 21,407 shares to 93,398 shares, valued at $7.21M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:07

They will be held in custody during the weekend and will appear before Leicester Magistrates on Monday 5 March, according to the statement from the Leicestershire Police. The cause of the explosion hasn't been disclosed, but police said "we stress that there remains no evidence that the events of Sunday night are in any way terrorist related".

by | March 04, 2018 | 03:03

Then a threat against the school on social media began to circulate. A student has been charged with terroristic threats after graffiti was found inside his middle school bathroom. On Friday, school administration at West High School reported a concerning social media post to the Oshkosh Police Department's School Resource Officer.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:35

But he survived, and he was eventually allowed to join the party, move back to the city and go to university. China Digital Times has a longer list on its website. The Guardian claimed that the Chinese leadership is stong but may not be stable. "It is a system created to accord with the national condition and ensure long-term peace and stability for the party and the country", the paper said .

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:13

The visit is an opportunity to discuss trade exchange between the two countries, he said, adding that Saudi Arabia tops the list of Arab investments in Egypt with a total investment of $27 billion in 2,900 projects in the production and services sectors.