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by | March 30, 2018 | 17:39

The Israeli military said troops directed tank fire toward two suspects who approached the fence along the southern Gaza Strip and acted suspiciously. US President Donald Trump's recognition of the disputed city as Israel's capital in December has infuriated Palestinians , who claim its annexed eastern sector as the capital of their future state.

by | March 30, 2018 | 17:13

As analysts view Wahabism as the main source of Takfiri ideology of some terrorist groups like ISIS, the Saudi crown prince has admitted that his country is spreading Wahabism at the request of its Western allies. Saudi Arabia's crown prince called on the global community to squeeze Iran economically and politically to avoid a direct military confrontation in the region.

by | March 30, 2018 | 17:11

The same person with whom Kapil Sibal had a business deal was accused of giving bribe to a CBI official and against whom the then United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government initiated an inquiry. To fund this, the company raised interest-free loans and book overdrafts. "Now the value of that land becomes Rs 89 crore from Rs 43.79 crore", she quoted.

by | March 30, 2018 | 17:09

The ICC , which now rates all Code of Conduct breaches as either a Level 1, 2, 3 or 4 breach, charged Smith with a Level 2 offence. "We can do that quite quickly", Richardson told PTI during an interaction. "If so, are we putting them in the right level, according to seriousness?" Cricket Australia , I know, have reviewed it in a far broader way. Richardson admitted that the Cape Town scandal has been an eye-opener for him as to how the world perceives ball tampering.

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:14

However, the larger issue raised by Justice Chelameswar is the on going tussle between the government and the judiciary over the elevation and appointment of judges. "We only have to look forward to the time, which may not be far off if not already here, when the executive directly communicates with the high courts about the pending cases and what orders to be passed".

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:01

KEEPING tradition in mind, seafood will be on the menu for the the Fraser coast community over the Easter break. A strong cold front will cross the region Saturday night, with evening showers that could end as a few snowflakes for Easter sunrise (7:18 a.m.in Columbus).

by | March 30, 2018 | 15:54

Kentucky teachers have opposed changes to their pension, which was in Senate Bill 1 that proposed reducing benefits. The bill would freeze the number of sick days teachers can use toward retirement eligibility to those accumulated by July 1 of this year.

by | March 30, 2018 | 15:25

Daniels is seeking both punitive damages and legal costs from Cohen, according to a court document filed on Monday. "Then they went to Michael Cohen and said, 'hey, give us $130,000 and we can make this to go away'". . Fager said the decision to accept Avenatti's proposed interview with Daniels was carefully weighed and came after show producer Andy Court and associate producer Evie Salomon met with her and after time-consuming reporting.

by | March 30, 2018 | 14:52

If this occurs, IDF will use force. An Israeli foreign ministry statement said the protest was "being orchestrated in Gaza by Hamas in a deliberate attempt to provoke a violent confrontation". that we will succeed in preventing the other side from disrupting the peace and security on our side". Hamas called on Palestinians to participate in a planned protest that is slated to begin on Friday near the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel.

by | March 30, 2018 | 14:21

The Israeli military says Palestinians rolled burning tires and threw stones at Israeli forces on Friday who then retaliated with tear gas and fire at "main instigators". Despite Israel being very clear they intend to respond violently to the peaceful protest, they are also insisting anyone killed will be Hamas' fault .

by | March 30, 2018 | 14:00

A Liberty Hill man is charged with five counts of possession of child pornography after authorities say they found the images on his phone. The charges, according to the ICE unit in a news release, "are the result of offences committed by accessing certain social media that was available through the phone system".

by | March 30, 2018 | 13:51

Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister said on Monday that the (TDP) issuing a no confidence motion against the Centre for the Special status to Andhra Pradesh can't be compared with. The Supreme Court had on 16 February pronounced its verdict on the vexed dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. Chennai , Mar 29 Superstar Rajinikanth today batted for setting up of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB), saying it was the "only acceptable just solution for us" in the inter-state river water ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 13:18

The Vatican and a newspaper backed by the Communist Government in Beijing have given different indications regarding the closeness of the much-anticipated deal between the Holy See and China regarding episcopal appointments and subsequent possible diplomatic ties.

by | March 30, 2018 | 13:09

Flynn has pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Gates has pleaded guilty to fraud and lying to investigators. Dowd reportedly spoke with Manafort's lawyer Reginald Brown, who is no longer his attorney, before Manafort was charged with money laundering, conspiring against the USA and failure to register as a foreign agent, among other things.

by | March 30, 2018 | 12:59

Streeting, one of the Labour MPs at the centre of the Labour bid to wipe out anti-Semitism from the party, said Muslim and Jewish communities would be "disgusted" by the campaign's attempt to "stir up hatred and division". Other political figures said she should be suspended from the Labour Party but Mr Corbyn's shadow chancellor, John McDonnell, said stepping down from the disputes committee was enough.

by | March 30, 2018 | 12:48

Kelly, meanwhile, has sought to bring further order to the policymaking process, including by naming Chris Liddell as his deputy for policy implementation. Trump has kept a low profile since Sunday's "60 Minutes" interview with adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, who says the married Trump had sex with her before he was president.

by | March 30, 2018 | 11:40

Larry King has an interesting tidbit for why the Second Amendment should be repealed - and it's got to do with what he says is the real reason it was created.to fight off slaves. When TMZ pushed King on whether his claim is true, he told the interviewer to "read the history". "And the NRA (National Rifle Association) is the worst".

by | March 30, 2018 | 11:39

President Donald Trump is threatening to "hold up" the trade agreement his administration just finalized with South Korea to provide more leverage for talks with North Korea. The plan would use $200 billion of federal money to rebuild and fix highways, roads, bridges, and other infrastructure across the nation. The president unveiled the proposal in February and cast it as able to garner bipartisan support, but it has bogged down in Congress.

by | March 30, 2018 | 11:22

The Hornets would have several more looks in the first half but the game was tied 1-1 after the first 40 minutes. "We were able to execute both offensively and defensively late in the fourth quarter to secure a berth into the championship game", said coach Lars Guenther.

by | March 30, 2018 | 10:34

ICE Acting Director Thomas Homan condemned Schaff's blatant act of defiance against his federal agency. Schaaf, who had said her very public heads-up for families at risk was her "duty and moral obligation", stands by her decision , even though she has since received death threats for doing so.

by | March 30, 2018 | 10:28

The Workers' Party posted a photo on its website of one of its buses perforated by a bullet hole. The protesters burned tires, hurled rocks, and used vehicles in an attempt to block the caravan from proceeding along its scheduled path which eventually lead to Lula and his supporters cancelling the visit to the city of Passo Fundo after local law enforcement officials failed to guarantee their safety.

by | March 30, 2018 | 10:03

Curious about the vehicle, a cheetah jumped on the hood of the group's vehicle. In footage shared of the incident, the curious cheetah can be seen grabbing onto the passenger's seat of the auto and having a look around before getting comfortable in the vehicle's backseat.

by | March 30, 2018 | 10:01

Political unrest has gripped the country since 2015, with anti-government protesters initially demanding land rights before broadening into demonstrations over political and human rights. Legislative elections have been scheduled for 2020. Analysts deem that the appointment of an Oromo to the most powerful political office in the country could ease tensions.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:57

More than 150 Russian diplomats will be expelled from over 20 nations, including France, Germany, Poland, Canada, Lithuania, and the Czech Republic, as well as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. British authorities have accused Russian Federation of being behind the attack, which Moscow denies, and said a Soviet-designed nerve agent dubbed Novichok was used in the poisoning - the first use of chemical weapons in Europe since World War II.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:33

Police said Holmes fled the scene of the crash, but witnesses provided a suspect description and license plate number and officers were able to find him and arrest him shortly after the incident. Bourke continued running toward Chestnut and Merrimack streets but was quickly taken into custody on Pine Street, near Merrimack Street when Officer Stephen Bates blocked his path.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:32

On Dec. 6, 2017, President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and announced his unilateral decision to move the U.S. Embassy there. The flouting of long-standing norms of both policy and behavior has been a consistent theme of Trump's tenure in the Oval Office; his aggressive approach to the conflict between Israel and Palestine is no exception.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:12

The development is the latest example of the Trump administration's enhanced vetting procedures for global travelers. Travelers would also be required to provide phone numbers, email addresses, worldwide travel and immigration issues within the last five years.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:06

Bolton, a former US ambassador to the United Nations under President George W. Bush and, more recently, a regular contributor to Fox News, is known for his intensely hawkish views, especially on key worldwide issues related to Iran and North Korea.

by | March 30, 2018 | 09:05

But since December 2016, when Libyan militias took back the city of Sirte, Islamic State has controlled no territory in Libya . The U.S. military announced the strike on March 24, but did not specify the target. "No civilians were present and therefore none were injured or killed as a result of the strike", the statement said. AFRICOM said the strike was launched in coordination with Libya's Government of National Accord, the nation's UN-recognized government.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:54

There's a second full moon on the last day of the month. Astronomers refer to a blue moon as the third full moon in a season with four full moons, as most seasons have only three full moons. The first blue moon was in January, when we experienced the " super blue blood moon ". It last occurred in 1999 and after this weekend, it won't happen again until 2037! Let me answer my own question: on average there is one Blue Moon every 2 ½ years.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:47

While there were initially several challengers to the former army chief, nearly all of them had dropped out of the race. In addition to the 23 million who cast valid votes, two million spoiled their ballot papers, inserting the names of candidates who were not among the only two approved.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:46

Russian Federation will expel 60 US diplomats and close the US Consulate in St. Petersburg, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday, in retaliation for a similar move by Washington. Sergey Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister, said that similar measures would follow for those European countries that had also ejected its diplomats.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:31

Michigan's non-conference series against Washington remains on. Washington and MI will now meet in Ann Arbor on September 11 instead of September 18. On Sept. 11, 2021, Michigan will face Washington at Michigan Stadium instead of taking on Virginia Tech on the road. The two schools will open the 2020 season against each other on September 5 at Huskies Stadium in Seattle.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:30

Postseason implications were apparent throughout, including a rare fight for Pastrnak in the third period and Rask unloading a flurry of punches on Cory Conacher of Tampa Bay during a scrum in the second. Marchand's empty-netter with 56 seconds remaining sealed the victory for his team while padding his impressive goal total. Boston fans roared their approval by shouting "Tuuuuuuuuk!" throughout the altercation.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:15

Russia announced the expulsion of more than 150 diplomats, including 60 Americans, on Thursday and said it was closing a USA consulate in retaliation for the wave of Western expulsions of Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter in Britain, a tit-for-tat response that intensified the Kremlin's rupture with the United States and Europe.