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by | March 05, 2018 | 13:23

The BBC announced on Monday that the UK Labour leader speaking in Coventry is now proposing to seek a final deal that gives full access to European markets and tries to maintain the benefits of the customs union and Single Market . He added that Labour would look for a "new, comprehensive UK/EU customs union " to ensure there are no tariffs with Europe and "to avoid any need whatsoever for a hard border in Northern Ireland".

by | March 05, 2018 | 13:11

Its military spending per capita is also lower than other major countries, Zhang said. Chinas budget announcement comes as President Xi Jinping, the commander in chief of the countrys armed forces, focuses on increasing both the sophistication and reach of the countrys military.

by | March 05, 2018 | 12:55

Tran said that India and ASEAN were at the "heart of the Indo-Asia-Pacific". Talking about bolstering ties between the two nations, Kovind said India and Vietnam enjoy a civilisational relationship going back 2000 years. The joint statement stated that Modi and Tran had a "convergence of views" on the "regional security situation in Asia". New Delhi has time and again indicated that it wishes to abide by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea in the said matter, which ...

by | March 05, 2018 | 12:54

World Rugby Sevens Player of the Year Baker grabbed the first United States try, and Baker's scintillating, spinning run then set up Barrett's first try which saw the Eagles up 14-0 at halftime. was surreal". Matias Osadczuk dotted down for Argentina before Barbier and Revol sealed the upset. Shujaa's run in the competition was ended by Australia who beat them 26-21 in the 5th place semi-final on Monday at the Sam Boyd Stadium.

by | March 05, 2018 | 12:35

Still, Beijing moved to a system virtually unique in the history of Communist governance, one that emphasised the notion of collective leadership and allowed the country to enjoy regular, orderly transitions of power for nearly four decades.

by | March 05, 2018 | 12:32

That plan would have Britain sticking to European Union rules in some areas, diverging moderately in others and opting for very different solutions for the rest. To this he clarified: "What counts here is what the British prime minister says". European Union leaders have been pushing May to provide more details about how she sees the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland operating, how long a transition period should last to help ease Britain out from next year, and to explain her ...

by | March 05, 2018 | 12:08

In order to uphold procedural fairness and confidentiality clauses, the hearing is closed to the public for two weeks. The remaining two weeks will be dedicated to the cross-examination of at least 40 other witnesses. The court heard a number of the complainants' parents and siblings will also give evidence during the committal proceeding. The defense team argued to keep the charge in place, saying they would show the accuser prompted a "domino effect" of other alleged victims later coming ...

by | March 05, 2018 | 11:55

Also in the well were Congress members protesting the PNB scam . Opposition MPs - especially Congress - targeted the Government for the PNB scam, while the TDP members of Parliament protested over "special category status" to Andhra Pradesh.

by | March 05, 2018 | 11:48

An embassy statement warned US citizens in the country to avoid large crowds and asked them to avoid the embassy area. The embassy advised Americans to steer clear of the embassy, stay away from large crowds, let friends and family members know about safety status and monitor the local media outlets.

by | March 05, 2018 | 10:54

Trump's move reversed decades of USA policy, upsetting the Arab world and Western allies. Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital has triggered widespread criticism within the worldwide community for undermining the peace process aimed at finding a political solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

by | March 05, 2018 | 10:34

The return of Mian Raza Rabbani and Mushahid Hussain Sayed for the next six years is a welcome sign indeed and we expect that with the backing of their parties they will do the needful for sanctity and credibility of the next Senate elections.

by | March 05, 2018 | 09:49

Andrea Nahles (R to L), Olaf Scholz and Lars Klingbeil of Social Democratic Party (SPD) speak to party members during the counting of the ballot papers of the voting for a possible coalition between the Social Democratic Party (SPD) and the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in the SPD headquarters in Berlin , Germany March 3, 2018.

by | March 05, 2018 | 09:46

Russian Federation has also faced allegations of attempts to influence the United States public life, in particular, to meddle in the country's 2016 presidential election campaign. "Never. Never. Russia does not extradite its citizens to anyone", Putin said during an interview with NBC News . Businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin and 12 staff members of the Internet Research Agency in St.

by | March 05, 2018 | 09:45

President Xi Jinping's top economic adviser Liu He has held talks with the USA officials and sought a demands for what China could do to ease tensions. The president's desire for wholesale change in US trade policy has met with increasing resistance from congressional Republicans as well as the business community, normally a reliable GOP ally.

by | March 05, 2018 | 09:27

But he also said he thought that after a rough start, the Kushners had gradually " found a place" in the White House that "fits in nicely with their portfolio". The newspaper, citing several other Trump advisers that the president had told his eldest daughter and her husband that they should continue working at the White House even though he had asked White House Chief of Staff John Kelly to assist him in getting them to resign .

by | March 05, 2018 | 09:13

He said the disaster team in the province needs at least 2 choppers to carry out assessments and reports on how much damage has been caused in all parts of the province. Another big tremor has rocked quake-affected Papua New Guinea this morning. Agencies have said almost 150,000 people remain in urgent need of emergency supplies following that quake as damaged roads and landslides hampered the delivery of aid to isolated communities.

by | March 05, 2018 | 05:39

It is believed Ms Campion became pregnant around July or August of previous year, . "Anything that's personal in nature is nobody else's business but mine and Vikki's", Mr Joyce told reporters in Tamworth on Monday. Mr Joyce went into detail about the reasons there may have been a question mark around the issue, but specified he would not be getting a paternity test and was planning to raise the child as his own regardless of who the father is.

by | March 05, 2018 | 05:38

Though the USA leader's comments struck a jocular tone, many on Twitter voiced concern over the prospect of an indefinite Trump presidency. "This year marks the fifth anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping".

by | March 05, 2018 | 05:30

Jana Sena Party president Pawan Kalyan, in a candid assertion said that there was no better person than Chandrashekhar Rao to lead the Third front, said it was heart-warming to see the Chief Minister extending support for special category status for Andhra Pradesh .

by | March 05, 2018 | 04:56

Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder has made a decision to end his global football career after 14 years and a record 133 caps during a golden era for his country. "But I want to build a new " Oranje " and have to make choices". "I respect his choice". He was one of the best players and joint top scorer with five goals at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, where the Netherlands lost to Spain in the final.

by | March 05, 2018 | 04:50

Modi said the results of Northeast Assembly polls have created an environment of festivity in the entire country. The Left Front was not unpopular, with Chief Minister Manik Sarkar having a clean reputation and the government having a record of good administration.

by | March 05, 2018 | 04:41

Both were killed by falling trees. With the winds and most of the precipitation abating, Saturday's noontime tide may be the last vestige of this storm . MA is taking the brunt of the storm, which hit Friday and is not expected to ease up until midday Saturday . The rest of the region could see 2 to 4 inches of rain.

by | March 05, 2018 | 04:17

House of Delegates spokesman Jared Hunt said Sunday no meeting had been scheduled. In such manner, the typical cost for basic items of the state isn't relative to the teachers' salaries. Douglas Facemire of Sutton, reports the Chicago Tribune. He noted the impact of the impasse on students, including those who depend on school for their meals.

by | March 05, 2018 | 03:48

A woman who works next door told Pozen that she heard screaming. Iftkhar said a mirror that was not secured fell on the child. Emergency crews responded to the store after being told the girl was hit in the back of the head. They said he did not seem aware of the safety issue. "At least they are fixing it, but still the question is why wasn't it secured in the first place", Iftkhar added.

by | March 05, 2018 | 02:41

The next day, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told German television that "We will put tariffs on Harley-Davidson (motorcycles), on bourbon and on blue jeans - Levis". Trump has long railed against what he deems unfair trade practices by China and others. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said in Beijing on Friday that China urges the U.S.to follow trade rules.

by | March 05, 2018 | 02:26

Speaking post meeting the North Korean General, Moon Jae-in said, "Recently, North Korea has shown it is open to actively engaging the United States in talks and the United States is talking about the importance of dialogue". Earlier, about 100 conservative South Korean lawmakers and activists staged a sit-in near the border with North Korea, to protest Kim's arrival and facing off against about 2,500 South Korean police.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:37

He now has 539 goals for Barcelona and 61 for Argentina - in 747 total appearances - and took his tally for this season to 32 goals in all competitions. Upfront, the in-form Antoine Griezmann will be partnered by Diego Costa , with the latter adding some much needed teeth that should help the Frenchman to advance forward deceptively.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:42

He added: "They make it impossible for our cars (and more) to sell there". He claimed other countries 'laugh at what fools our leaders have been. "We will put tariffs on Harley-Davidson, on bourbon and on blue jeans - Levi's", European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on German television.

by | March 04, 2018 | 23:58

After he was found guilty Haque shouted: "I want to say something". " You will clearly see Islamic State establish itself in the Arabian peninsula and that droughts will affect Europe and America ", he yelled. Though he had no teaching qualifications, Haque was allowed to supervise Islamic Studies classes at a school in east London , during which he showed students videos of beheadings and re-enacted attacks on police officers.

by | March 04, 2018 | 22:56

The friendly greeting was a notable contrast to the Netanyahus treatment at home, where police investigators grilled them for five hours on Friday in connection with ongoing corruption cases. The attorney-general must determine whether to accept the police recommendation to charge him. They are both possible criminal suspects in the case. In one of the investigations, known as Case 1000, he is suspected of taking gifts worth almost $300,000 from wealthy businessmen.

by | March 04, 2018 | 22:38

A post on Met Eireann's website about today's forecast reads: "Cold today, with ice and lying snow in many areas and with some further accumulations of snow in places". People in Leinster and Munster, the initial status red areas, had earlier been urged not to drive as visibility could reach zero but the weather warning has now been extended to all counties.

by | March 04, 2018 | 21:41

At a press conference in January, White stated that the upcoming lightweight bout between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov would be for "the real title". The two have been scheduled to fight multiple times in recent years, but each matchup has fallen through due to various circumstances. It's a 155lb clash for the ages and while fans are understandably wary of getting too invested into this seemingly cursed showdown, one would hope that extra care is taken this time around and a new ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 21:26

Rebels have been forced to retreat and regroup in eastern Ghouta because of the Syrian government's "scorched earth" policy, a spokesman for the Jaish al-Islam rebel group said on Sunday. Only one small convoy with supplies for 7,200 people has been allowed to Ghouta so far this year, in mid-February. Almost 600 people have been killed and more than 2,000 injured since the assault began three weeks ago, said the UN.

by | March 04, 2018 | 21:00

Jaren Jackson was named as the Big Ten's Freshman of the Year and the Defensive Player of the Year. While one underdog advanced, Rutgers' remarkable run ended with an 82-75 loss to Purdue. Seventeen offensive rebounds contributed to 19 second chance points for Rutgers. For the third straight night, the Scarlet Knights had the Garden rocking.

by | March 04, 2018 | 20:15

But the Celtics scored the next four points to make it 74-67. Gordon made one of two free throws to make it 123-120 with 2.3 seconds remaining, and Marcus Smart's 3-point attempt bounced off the rim at the buzzer to give Houston the win. Later in the month, the Rockets will take on the Pelicans, Timberwolves and Trail Blazers on a three game road trip. Ariza added 21, and Paul had 15.