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by | March 19, 2018 | 19:38

The book "A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo,"created by the team at "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver ", was published one day before the release of its inspiration - a picture book called "Marlon Bundo's A Day in the Life of the Vice President ", written by the VP's daughter Charlotte and his wife Karen".

by | March 19, 2018 | 19:27

Putin's 76 percent accounts for more than 50 million votes. Another six years in power will allow Putin to rival Josef Stalin as the country's longest-serving leader. A lot of them wore their thick overcoats. A March 9 survey by state-run pollster VTsIOM gave Putin , who was first elected president in 2000, support of 69 percent.

by | March 19, 2018 | 19:01

The two governments have been locked in a war of words since Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were found slumped on a park bench in the English city of Salisbury on March 4. "The British side is warned that if it takes any further measures against Russia, Russia has a right to take other responsive actions", Russian Foreign Ministry informs.

by | March 19, 2018 | 18:56

South Australian Labor leader Jay Weatherill said on Saturday night he had called Marshall to concede and wished him all the best in taking on the role of premier. As a news organisation it offers an alternative to The Advertiser , a different voice and a closer look at what is happening in our city and state for free.

by | March 19, 2018 | 18:35

The Central Election Commission, with almost 100% of the votes counted, announced that Vladimir Putin , who has run Russian Federation as president or prime minister since 1999, had won 76.68% of the vote. Germany's foreign minister is calling on Russian Federation to make more "constructive contributions" to dialogue after President Vladimir Putin won re-election.

by | March 19, 2018 | 18:30

Opinion polls give Mr. Putin, the incumbent, support of around 70 per cent, or almost 10 times the backing of his nearest challenger. Polling at around 70%, the macho leader is sure to extend his term to 2024 despite a lacklustre campaign and his refusal to participate in televised debates.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:40

Veteran Kashmiri separatist leader, octogenarian Syed Ali Shah Geelani has stepped down from the post of chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH). Sources in Hurriyat Conference said the Sehrai was elected chairman of the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat at a meeting of its executive committee held on Monday at Geelani's Hyderpora residence.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:37

The public is disenchanted with the BJP governments - both at the Centre and in the state. Yogi Adityanath and BJP came to power in the state in 2017 on the back of a resounding win which saw SP and BSP confined to the sidelines. Former Congress president and United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi called the ruling alliance 'arrogant, 'power-drunk, 'dictatorial and only working to finish the main opposition party in the almost four years of its rule.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:29

Allegations about the mass harvesting of Facebook users' data are "very concerning", Downing Street has said. "Facebook, Google, and Twitter have amassed unprecedented amounts of personal data and use this data when selling advertising, including political advertisements", the senators wrote.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:24

A 2-year-old boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert Saturday night has died, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Biridiana Dominguez, the boy's sister, told Denver7 that the child "brought a lot of joy to our family". on Sunday when the boy was located near the spot where he originally went missing. Authorities initially described a white panel van with no rear windows as a possible suspect vehicle, but later determined through witness interviews that the van was not ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:16

ZHOU'S PROTEGE U.S. -educated Yi Gang , 60, has been vice PBOC governor since 2008. His predecessor, Zhou, has been central bank governor for 15 years and is the most prominent Chinese figure in global financial circles. "A crackdown promises to be a source of significant market risk in the form of increased financial volatility and possible policy mistakes". The National People's Congress also selected four new vice premiers.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:13

Brexit secretary David Davis travels to Brussels today for another round of talks on the transition period with his European Union counterpart Michel Barnier . 'Those of us who respect the instructions the people gave us in the referendum could not support so partisan a text. Legal text agreed with backstop agreement; the intention is for a close agreement so as not to have to fall back on this.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:08

Election monitors were reporting irregularities at voting stations across Russian Federation, even though election authorities were under orders to ensure that the voting was free and fair after violations marred Putin's last election in 2012.

by | March 19, 2018 | 17:04

The decision had been anticipated for quite some time but the timing is interesting, as it has been taken close to the dawn of assembly elections in the state. They had threatened to launch an indefinite agitation if the government's fails to adhere to their request. Lingayat leader Mate Mahadevi had expressed confidence that CM Siddaramaiah would meet their demand and recommend to the Centre grant of separate religious status and minority status to their community.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:39

In his interview with the U.S. news channel, the Crown Prince also touched on women's rights in the kingdom prior to 1979. The crown prince added that "extremists" in Saudi Arabia had forbidden men and women from interacting, which he said contradicted the way of life practiced during the time of Prophet Mohammad and the caliphs.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:26

A police spokesperson said: "This is believed to be a national issue". It is understood the hoaxes are part of a national incident. More than 400 schools have been contacted across the country including London , Essex, Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Greater Manchester, Yorkshire, Humberside and Northumbria.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:23

Exit polls show Putin won about seventy-five percent of the vote, but only about half of the people in the country cast ballots. Putin, who has ruled Russian Federation for nearly two decades, recorded his best ever election performance with 76.67 percent of the vote but rejected the possibility of staying in power indefinitely.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:21

Flake told New Hampshire Republicans that someone needs to stop Trump - and it could be him if no one else steps up. President Donald Trump will ask the Justice Department to seek the death penalty for drugs traffickers - but won't push to change current laws, under which drug dealers can be punished with death only when convicted of murder.

by | March 19, 2018 | 16:12

The growing diplomatic scandal over the poisoning of an ex-spy in Britain will not disrupt Russia's presidential campaign, Vladimir Putin's spokesman has said. A state TV journalist reporting live from the southern city of Rostov-on-Don cast his ballot on camera - "I have done my civic duty", he said. She said she wouldn't go to vote if she wasn't forced to.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:48

PM Modi will hold bilateral talks with Trudeau on February 23 following which a number of agreements are expected to be signed. He will also make visits to the Golden Temple and Delhi's Jama Masjid. The trip is being seen as outreach to the 1.4 million citizens of Indian-origin settled in Canada. During his visit, Trudeau will interact with business leaders, representatives of the film industry and students.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:45

The boy shot his 13-year-old sister in the back of her death after she refused to give him the controller. The 13-year-old MS girl died from her injuries in Le Bonheur's Children's Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. It was reported that the children's mother was in a different room feeding lunch to her other children while the siblings were playing video games.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:22

The 42-year-old co-hosted Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway with his longtime telly partner Declan Donnelly at 7.30pm on Saturday night. Ant McPartlin has been arrested by police following a reported "drink-driving crash" that lead to a girl aged 3 visiting hospital.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:19

Many said that Balakrishna misused his relationship with the Chief Minister. "I appeal to all political parties in the Opposition to work closely together against atrocities, economic calamity and political instability" the TMC chief added in a follow-up tweet.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:07

Officials in Parkland, Florida, were so anxious about Nikolas Cruz's mental stability that they decided he should be forcibly committed. The sheriff's deputy at the school, Scot Peterson , told a clinician that he wanted to initiate a Baker Act request against Cruz anyway, the records show, and two school counselors agreed.

by | March 19, 2018 | 14:51

In 1997, Lalu Prasad was charged under the Prevention of Corruption Act in connection with the fodder scam . The court, however, acquitted Jagannath Mishra , another former chief minister of the state in the case. The 69-year-old RJD chief was found guilty in the first fodder scam in 2013 and sentenced five years jail, a conviction that charges him his seat in Parliament and banned him from contesting elections for at least 11 years.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:47

Consequent to the regret, Gadkari and Kejriwal later filed a joint application in the Patiala House Court, seeking withdrawal of the defamation case . They've apologised for the same today. In the letter to Gadkari, Kejriwal wrote, "Both of us are in public life belonging to different political parties".

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:35

Vietnam remains the most vocal opponent of Beijing's military installations and construction of artificial islands in the South China Sea, while the Philippines appeared to have changed its position under its China-friendly president, Rodrigo Duterte.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:32

Hundreds of residents in the town, which has a population of about 1600, slept in an evacuation centre in Bega or in their cars. Photos showed some locals fleeing the fire walking along the shoreline on Sunday, carrying their belongings to a neighboring town against a blazing orange backdrop.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:25

This is an European Union effort to deter the USA from exiting the nuclear deal with Iran. " We will therefore be circulating in the coming days a list of persons and entities that we believe should be targeted in view of their publicly demonstrated roles ", the document said, referring to Iranian ballistic missile tests and Tehran's role in backing Syria's government in the seven-year-old civil war.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:15

The declaration reiterates the European Union's commitment to Ukraine's territorial integrity and sovereignty, noting the illegal annexation as a direct challenge to global security, and the grave implications this has for the worldwide legal order that protects the unity and sovereignty of all states.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:06

Lawyers in Australia are seeking to hold Myanmar's civil leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, directly accountable for the violent persecution of Rohingyas in Myanmar. ASEAN chair and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that although he was unaware of security threats stemming from the Rakhine crisis, the latter has the potential to bear security consequences regionally and that terrorism "cannot [be ruled] out and which you must keep on the watch-out for".

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:56

U.S. President Donald Trump's immediate willingness to meet Kim Jong Un for nuclear talks likely caught the North Korean leader by surprise, forcing him to consider his position before responding publicly, the South Korean foreign minister said.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:17

For Xavier, it advanced all the way to the Elite Eight after defeating Florida State last season, and a win in this would be its seventh Sweet Sixteen appearance in the past ten years. Macura cast some doubt on that assumption. The Seminoles refused to go away despite numerous occasions when they could've allowed the game to get out of hand.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:13

Monday will be cloudy with a high around 38, but then snow could develop overnight into Tuesday . New Jersey looks set to be one of the states to be severely impacted by heavy snow by Tuesday night, with other tri-state areas including NY and the Hudson Valley also experiencing some snowfall during the first wave of unsettled weather, reports NBC's Storm Team 4 .

by | March 19, 2018 | 10:51

The Turkish Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Kharkiv in Ukraine to Istanbul in Turkey. On hearing the information, Putin reportedly told his security officials to prepare to shoot down the plane. The comments were immediately slammed by Jewish leaders who claimed they are rooted in a hatred and paranoia of Jews. Their letter came roughly a week after an interview showed Putin NBC's Megyn Kelly that his country would " never " indict the nationals accused of ...