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by | April 15, 2018 | 17:12

Myanmar government has repatriated the first Rohingya family from almost 700,000 refugees who fled to Bangladesh after violence in the Western Rakhine state of the country. The Rohingya Blogger site said that when the plan did not work, the family returned to Myanmar, where they were portrayed as "returnees". The Bangladesh government, with support from various worldwide organisations, has been providing the refugees with emergency humanitarian aid at several refugee camps in Cox's Bazar.

by | April 15, 2018 | 16:55

But King Salman avoided any mention of Syria in his address, as a seat marked "Syrian Arab Republic" sat empty in the hall. He said Al Houthi militants in Yemen, backed by Iran, had fired 116 missiles at the kingdom since Saudi Arabia intervened to stem Iranian expansionsism and restore the internationally-recognised government of Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi.

by | April 15, 2018 | 16:49

Russia , which has military forces deployed in Syria in support of the government, warned that United States air strikes risked starting a war. "The US - the possessor of the biggest arsenal of chemical weapons - has no moral right to blame other countries", he added.

by | April 15, 2018 | 16:38

Trump's explosive response to news of the raid may help to explain why it was carried out by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY, rather than by Mueller's team. A federal prosecutor's office says there will be a hearing Friday to address a temporary restraining order sought by Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen .

by | April 15, 2018 | 16:11

Gun-rights advocates bearing a variety of firearms are rallying in front of the Wyoming Supreme Court building in Cheyenne. Haynes told the crowd the U.S. Hundreds of Second Amendment supporters rallied in Augusta on Saturday, joining crowds across the nation who gathered in response to recent anti-gun violence protests that many gun owners see as a threat to their right to bear arms.

by | April 15, 2018 | 15:56

Kim's trip, during which he met with Chinese President Xi Jinping, was considered an attempt to fix traditionally warm ties with China that have deteriorated over North Korea's development of ballistic missile and nuclear weapons technology and China's enforcement of United Nations economic sanctions.

by | April 15, 2018 | 15:48

Authorities, who originally had said the body was a child's, anticipate that an autopsy will be performed early next week. The vehicle itself and also the four associates of the Thottapilly family members have yet to be retrieved by the Eel River, which remains too risky for divers to enter, but searchers along the banking institutions located numerous items consistent using a Honda auto and inside, and goods consistent with a family traveling on holiday, and the Mendocino County Sheriff's ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 14:22

Jost said that the impact of the loss has been devastating but the school community has come together to support the students. According to Mariah Cruz, the PSS student representative on the Board of Education , considering that this was a first for the student leaders, the five-hour summit ran smoothly and remained on schedule throughout the day .

by | April 15, 2018 | 13:59

European Council President Donald Tusk said the European Union stands by the United States, France and Britain over their air strikes after alleged chemical attacks by the Damascus regime. "We will not sacrifice the worldwide order we have collectively built to the Russian desire to protect its ally at all costs", said Ambassador Karen Pierce.

by | April 15, 2018 | 13:25

In a brief statement on the Kremlin's website, Mr Putin demanded an emergency meeting of the United Nations security council to discuss "the aggressive actions of the USA and its allies". In the United Kingdom, cabinet ministers agreed that it was "highly likely" the Assad regime was responsible for the alleged attack and said the use of chemical weapons must not "go unchallenged".

by | April 15, 2018 | 13:22

France has also said it would join the military action. Tata says Syria's actions are a challenge to the USA national security strategy of preventing the proliferation or use of weapons of mass destruction. At stake in Syria is the potential for confrontation, if not outright conflict, between the USA and Russian Federation, former Cold War foes whose relations have deteriorated in recent years over Moscow's intervention in Ukraine, its interference in the 2016 US presidential election ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 13:02

On Monday, after uproar over his remarks, Karnataka Congress Working President Dinesh Gundu Rao said he regretted using the strong words he used to describe UP CM Yogi Adityanath . When asked about the case in which a 16-year-old has accused BJP lawmaker Kuldeep Singh Sengar and his brother of raping her in June last year. The case came into the limelight after the victim tried to immolate herself on Sunday outside Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's residence, alleging police inaction against ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 12:59

While being taken to the court, Sengar was quoted saying "I have faith in judiciary". Disagreeing with the submissions of the Advocate General, the bench said, "We are constrained to record the approach and attitude of the learned Advocate General, during the course of hearing, in contending that no accused person, including Kuldeep Singh, can be arrested without the Investigating Officer following the procedure prescribed under CrPC and collecting evidence in support of the allegation ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 12:02

He announced quitting Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and said he would go on an indefinite fast from Tuesday to push the Hindutva cause. " I am not in the VHP anymore ". "It is the working president who effectively leads the organisation". The effort to oust Togadia was linked to his repeated attacks on Prime Minister Modi.

by | April 15, 2018 | 11:42

The move that put Ricciardo into the lead. Paying tribute to his mechanic, Ricciardo said: "They did very well, the mechanics should be celebrating, they did a great job". Lap 43: Verstappen and Vettel collide. Before the race Verstappen's team had reminded him not to get caught up in any incidents following a series of poor decisions in the first two races of the season.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:39

As his lawyers went to court in NY on Friday to try to block prosecutors from reading files that were seized from the personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, this week, Trump found himself increasingly isolated in mounting a response. The 23-page filing also revealed that investigators have been gathering evidence for some time as part of a grand-jury probe. Previous search warrants allowed NY federal prosecutors to search multiple email accounts, the filing said.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:36

Syria , Iran and Russian Federation say Israel was behind an air strike on a Syrian air base on Monday that killed seven Iranian military personnel, something Israel has neither confirmed nor denied. "The country's people are the main decision-makers". The Syrian defense minister, for his part, said that such criminal attacks will not weaken the Syrian nation's will to eliminate terrorists in the country.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:29

The three countries had carried out a wave of pre-dawn missile strikes, hitting targets near Damascus and in Homs province, Western officials said. They "are responsible for the regional consequences of this adventurist action", it said, condemning a "clear violation of global rules and laws".

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:05

Tristan Thompson has reportedly forked out $56K on expensive diamond jewelry as a push present for Khloe Kardashian . He has a 16-month son, Prince Oliver from a past relationship. "I have seen him on TV". The source added that she has basically already forgiven him. "Say hi", Kardashian says to her bundle of joy while making her laugh.

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:14

The 27-year-old Realmuto - making just $2.9 million and under contractual control through 2020 - also has been on the disabled list to open the season with a back contusion, and there are strong doubts that the Mets even have the match of prospect depth to swing such a deal.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:58

But Haley did not back down from the claims she made on Friday and repeated on Saturday-that the evidence was clear that Bashar al-Assad's regime was responsible for ongoing chemical weapons attacks, including the latest on April 7 that reportedly killed dozens of Syrian civilians.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:46

There is nothing Twitter progressives love more than a quality pro-weed troll coming from an older politician. It endorsed Democratic incumbent Andrew Cuomo four years ago. The small but influential Working Families Party endorsed Cuomo in 2010 and 2014. According to the Pew Research Center, 61 percent of Americans support marijuana legalization, as does 100 percent of people who live in the apartment below me - my dudes, get another hobby.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:37

The physical abuse continued that night in her cousin Clement Poucette's home on the Stoney Nakoda First Nation, when the couple became locked in a bitter argument that was common when the couple drank, said the accused. It was in those moments that Snipes made the most hard decision of her life. "People thought, she's coming to his birthday parties, and we have pictures of all of us together at the birthday party, and that's the way it will be", Phipps said.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:30

Kyle Plush was dead, suffocated by the weight of the seat. The county coroner ruled his death accidental, from asphyxia due to chest compression and said there was no indication of foul play or drug overdose. Sixteen-year-old Kyle Plush died Tuesday after becoming trapped inside a 2004 Honda Odyssey. "A male screaming calling 911". She didn't say anything else afterward but Kyle can be heard panicking and explaining he felt he didn't have much time left to live.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:20

Pence pivoted to the US response to the suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria as he sought to build support for further isolating Venezuela, which has faced USA sanctions amid a political crisis led by President Nicolas Maduro . "When you have just two different people who have strong characters, they have strong differences". Seated alongside Trudeau, Pence said there was a "real possibility" the USA could reach a deal with Canada and Mexico on NAFTA "within the next several weeks".

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:22

The Dawn newspaper quoted Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar as remarking from the bench that the verdict was handed down because the public deserves "leaders of good character". The verdict was issued by the apex court while hearing a case related to determination of time duration for disqualification of a lawmaker under the Constitution.

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:45

The targets included a scientific research facility near Damascus, a chemical weapons storage facility west of the city of Homs, and a third location near Homs that contained both a command post and a chemical weapons equipment storage facility, the USA military said .

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:34

President Donald Trump says an attack on Syria could take place " very soon or not so soon at all! ". Trump's bellicose tweets came in response to a warning from Russia's ambassador to Beirut, who took to a television network run by the armed group Hezbollah to declare that any USA missiles would be shot down "as well as the sources they were fired from".

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:14

Polling for The Times indicates that only a fifth of voters believe that Britain should launch missiles on Syrian military targets. Ministers agreed that May should continue to work with the United States and France to come up with the right response.

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:06

Manika Batra won the women's singles table tennis gold , while Sanjeev Rajput and Neeraj Chopra added golds in shooting and javelin throw, respectively. Solanki was aggressive from the outset, as he threw a flurry of punches in the first round. The 20-year-old said staying relaxed was the key after he won by almost four metres from Australia's Hamish Peacock, after Kenya's ex-world champion Julius Yego failed to make the final.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:51

Last fall, the Yakima Herald-Republic Editorial Board thought the National Park Service's proposal to steeply raise entry fees into national parks wasn't a great idea for what has been deemed America's Best Idea. "I want to thank the American people who made their voices heard through the public comment process on the original fee proposal". Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell, top Democrat on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said she was glad Zinke "abandoned his reckless plan ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:50

US President Donald Trump announced the military action from the White House late yesterday. He added: "Could not have had a better result". Donald Trump takes to Twitter after Syria airstrikes: 'Mission Accomplished!' "Putin's statement was, in such circumstances, pretty soft - I would call it 'vegetarian.' Yes, there will be criticism, the [UN] Security Council - there will be all sorts of things".

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:44

Mrs. Clinton and her loyalists believe Mr. Comey's announcement cost her the presidency, even though he re-cleared her before the election. The belief that Clinton couldn't lose is the only way to make sense of what a lot of people said and did in October of 2016.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:47

Although Oviedo and her husband have their sights on a condo in a building meant for residents 60 years and older, she sees the fact she couldn't find a way to keep the house in the family as another unfortunate side story in a city with a staggeringly expensive real estate market.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:31

And while its 2.13 billion monthly users don't pay any money to use the core service, Facebook makes plenty of money - millions daily - by selling access to users' data to advertisers. "It was my mistake, and I'm sorry", Zuckerberg said during an appearance before a U.S. House of Representatives committee Wednesday. - Do you trust Facebook? Listen to the full conversation at the top of this page, where you can also share this article across email, Facebook, Twitter and other ...