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by | March 25, 2018 | 18:29

The Jerusalem Post reports that the arms embargo resolution asserted that Israel was in violation of global law for their supposed occupation of East Jerusalem, therefore the worldwide community should follow global law and "end users known or likely to use the arms in the commission of serious violations of worldwide humanitarian and/or human rights law".

by | March 25, 2018 | 17:03

The attack, which followed a suicide blast in Kabul on Wednesday that was claimed by the Islamic State group (IS), underlined the continued threat of violence across much of Afghanistan with the approach of spring, when fighting tends to pick up.

by | March 25, 2018 | 16:52

The engagement took place at a small ceremony in Goa on Saturday evening with Mukesh Ambani and his mother Kokilaben being present. According to various reports , Akash proposed Shloka at sunset Saturday during a get-together. On her part, post-schooling at DAIS in 2009, Shloka left for the U.S. to study anthropology at Princeton University and later completed her Masters in Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

by | March 25, 2018 | 16:49

More than a dozen investigators from the Information Commissioner's Office entered the data firm's central London office late Friday, shortly after a High Court judge granted a warrant . Meanwhile, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has been forced to issue a statement outlining his firm's role in the scandal and apologised Wednesday to its billions of users for the breach.

by | March 25, 2018 | 15:59

Before the egg hunt began, kids lined up before being allowed on the field. The event brought out egg hunters like nine year old Kenzie. "I feel like they're not welcomed really". They bring their dogs, the dogs enjoy it, it's fun to see. The annual egg hunt is free for all to attend and starts at 1 pm and you'll want to get there on time because the toy- and candy-filled eggs go quickly! Children were also able to meet and get pictures with the Easter Bunny, pet live bunnies, play ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 15:51

Carles Puigdemont could face 30 years in prison on sedition and rebellion charges. He arrived in Finland on Thursday to meet lawmakers and attend a conference. "When the European arrest warrant was issued (a first time), he made himself available to the Belgian justice and police, and he would do the same thing now.

by | March 25, 2018 | 15:30

According to an advance briefing from the U.K. government, Theresa May will tell fellow leaders at an European Union summit in Brussels today the attack was "an indiscriminate and reckless act against the United Kingdom" amounting to "attempted murder using an illegal chemical weapon that we know Russian Federation possesses".

by | March 25, 2018 | 15:17

Organized by the survivors of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Valentine's Day that left 17 people dead, protesters gathered to make a powerful statement against gun violence and call on lawmakers to pass stricter legislation or face consequences at the polls.

by | March 25, 2018 | 13:11

Amnesty International UK's director Kate Allen referred to the 1996 school killings at Dunblane Primary School in Scotland, in which 16 students and a teacher were killed. Even though I disagreed with his statement, I was happy that students of all political beliefs felt comfortable enough to speak in front of their classmates.

by | March 25, 2018 | 12:33

Not much of a contest here - Smyth's debut victor is one that will live long in the memory of not only the 20-year-old, but the fans who celebrated jubilantly when his fine effort rippled the back of the net. Park Joo-Ho undid the home defence with a ball over the top and Kwon Chang-Hoon took one touch for control before shooting past Carson. Earlier this month, Smyth had been unwittingly involved in a row involving Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill and Republic counterpart Martin ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 12:25

It's only hours old". 800,000 people. And actually, it could even be more. He complained about the lack of time between the bill passing Congress and his deadline to sign it - only a few hours on Friday before a shutdown at midnight. FILE - Prototypes for U.S. President Donald Trump's border wall with Mexico are seen behind the current border fence in this picture taken from the Mexican side of the border in Tijuana, Oct.

by | March 25, 2018 | 11:42

After receiving a warrant from a judge, about 18 enforcement agents from the Information Commissioner's Office entered the company's London offices at around 8pm last night (4am in Malaysia). "It had nothing to do with us", Banks was quoted as saying. "We are encouraged that Mark Zuckerberg has promised to improve the privacy settings and make them more protective".

by | March 25, 2018 | 11:41

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service remain at the scene on Sauchiehall street following the massive fire which broke out on Thursday. Around 30 firefighters and eight fire engines continue to contain and extinguish the fire. Nobody was injured in the incident, and following fears of the spread of asbestos, the fire service confirmed that atmospheric testing has now concluded there is "no risk to the public from asbestos".

by | March 25, 2018 | 09:45

The data watchdog is looking into claims that Cambridge Analytica, used by Donald Trump during his primary campaign, illegally mined users' Facebook data and then used it to target potential voters. The company has seen its stock market value plunge by around United States dollars 75 million amid the crisis, as shares closed the week down 13 per cent - their worst seven days since July 2012.

by | March 25, 2018 | 09:13

BEIJING-China is preparing for a trade war with the US that could disrupt President Xi Jinping's development agenda, though the country's economy is better positioned to weather short-term shocks than just a few years ago. "Even free traders and internationalists agree China's predatory trade practices, which include forcing U.S. businesses to transfer valuable technology to Chinese firms and restricting access to Chinese markets, are undermining both its partners and the trading system", ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 08:53

He needed lengthy treatment on the canvas, with an oxygen mask placed on him before he was sat up in his corner. No more excuses. Forget Joshua. The former nightclub bouncer Browne, 38, failed two drugs tests in 2016 and had only boxed once, nine months ago, since his career-best tenth round win over Ruslan Chagaev in Russian Federation.

by | March 25, 2018 | 08:42

Steep tariffs ordered by US President Donald Trump for steel and aluminum imports have come into force. "We are going to have a wonderful deal with a wonderful ally". and many of its key trading partners. A senior U.S. official has said that the European Union (EU) and six other countries will be exempt from steel and aluminium tariffs announced by President Trump , at least temporarily.

by | March 25, 2018 | 07:30

Lewis joined the " March for Our Lives " protest in Atlanta, Georgia, one of several anti-gun rallies being held across the USA on Saturday in response to last month's Florida school shooting and other mass shootings. "President, what are you gonna do about these guns?'" Yolanda told CNN that she had a dream just a week ago about her famous grandfather, and that he said she was always with her.

by | March 25, 2018 | 07:05

Aerospace and the other sectors mentioned are all listed in a document called "Made in China 2025", which the administration says is the framework for the tariff plan because it lays out China's economic strategy moving forward. In a statement on its website, the office of the US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said it had filed a request - at the direction of Trump - for consultations with China at the World Trade Organization to address "discriminatory technology licensing agreements".

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:11

The government on Friday sent a notice to United Kingdom -based Cambridge Analytica asking whether it has misused data to profile Indians and influence elections in the country. Judge Leonard QC said he would give the reasons for his decision on Tuesday. The officers were seen on the first and second floors taking photographs of a whiteboard and of computers, while a man took notes on clipboard.

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:04

We don't know how the addition of Bolton and the subtraction of former national security adviser H.R. McMaster will change the equation. One US official who worked for the State Department when Bolton was at the United Nations said that the assistant secretary of state for global organizations, whose office oversees the US Mission to the United Nations, was in a constant tug-of-war with Bolton and his chief of staff, trying with limited success to rein in Bolton or persuade him to tone ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:35

So, what that means is that we should see a decent spread of rain over the state through the period, with combined totals at.4"-1" and coverage at 75%. Saturday's highs will range from 40-45 and we'll still have to contend with a brisk northwest wind . Sunday we will see more sunshine on tap! A passing snow shower is possible late Saturday night into Sunday morning.

by | March 25, 2018 | 02:41

The crisis erupted after Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were exposed to a Soviet-designed nerve agent on March 4 in the English city of Salisbury, leaving them in critical condition. Mrs May welcomed support from allies including the US, Nato and the European Union, and said Britain would be pushing for a "robust worldwide response" at the UN Security Council later on Wednesday.

by | March 25, 2018 | 02:18

The Chinese Commerce Ministry announced plans on Friday to levy 15 per cent tariffs on 120 types of U.S. products, including fruit, wine and steel pipes, worth US$977 million. "We are competing, and winning, with our exports to China growing nicely from zero to about 2.5 million boxes per year", said Jim Bair, CEO of the U.S.

by | March 25, 2018 | 02:05

The victim was admitted at Nagaon Civil Hospital in critical condition. The minor was taken to a local hospital with severe burn injuries, and later referred to a Guwahati hospital where she died, the police said. Two accused have already been detained by the police and the search to nab the third one is now on. No medical test could be conducted because of the severity of her burns, said police adding that it has has filed a complaint of rape and homicide.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:32

That could change if it puts tariffs on products like electronics or appliances imported from China . "There is a tug of war between Fed tightening, fiscal stimulus, strong earning but slowing sales and now tariffs and potential trade wars", said Jason Browne, chief investment strategist at FundX Investment Group.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:19

President Donald Trump's election . Facebook recently suspended the firm from its platform , saying Cambridge Analytica had violated its policies governing how third-party developers can deploy user data they obtained from the company.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:58

Social media giant Facebook on 02 November 2016 posted for its Q3 of 2016's adjusted earnings of 1.09 United States dollars per share on revenue of some seven billion USA dollars and an advertising revenue of 6.82 billionUS dollars, outperfoming analysts' expectations.

by | March 24, 2018 | 23:12

A Kansas City Star investigation revealed that the slide's design had major flaws and that Kansas lacked regulations governing amusement park safety. A spokeswoman for Schlitterbahn, Winter Prosapio, said: "Our review of the facts and circumstances of the accident has never shown any evidence of criminal conduct on the part of anyone".

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:40

In a release, the Celtics noted, "the wire was originally placed as part of the surgical fix of a fractured patella sustained during the 2015 NBA Finals". In his first season with the Celtics, Irving has established himself as the team's first option, averaging 24.4 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 5.1 assists in 60 games.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:30

The 66-year-old and and his daughter, Yulia , remain in a critical condition after they were poisoned with the highly lethal nerve agent Novichok in Salisbury earlier this month. The bloc is recalling its ambassador to Russian Federation for "consultations" on the Salisbury attack. The attempted assassination has sparked a diplomatic row between Britain and Russian Federation, with Russia denying they were behind the nerve agent.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:15

In Kerala's Malappuram district, a bride was stabbed to death on her wedding day by her own father. However, the police denied Brijesh's allegation and said that they had asked her consent many times and she made a decision to go with her father Rajan after he agreed to her wish to marry Brijesh.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:01

Efforts by the ICO to investigate Cambridge Analytica had hit a snag on Thursday after a judge adjourned its application to search the British consultancy group's office by 24 hours. "In my opinion I felt like we should say, 'this is exactly what we did'". "We have not undertaken any paid or unpaid work for them, okay?" he told a committee investigating fake news in United Kingdom politics.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:02

Justice Raghavendra Chauhan, however said the agrieved partymen of JD (S) have a right to come back after Speaker K B Koliwad gave his ruling on the disqualification petition before him. The by-election was held to fill the vacancies arising out of the retirement of incumbent members Basawaraj Patil, Rahman Khan and R. Ramakrishna of the Congress and Rajeev Chandrasekhar.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:59

We wanted to include DACA , we wanted to have them in this bill. President Trump signed the bill in order to preserve increases in defence spending, while adding it was essential to national security. Despite this threat and other encouragement from deficit hawks, the president signed the bill Friday afternoon. Trump also urged Congress to give him a "line-item veto for all government spending bills" in the future.