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by | May 01, 2018 | 13:55

The listing of up to 5 per cent of the oil company's shares, the centrepiece of Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030 economic reform plan, could generate up to US$100 billion for the kingdom's government. Appointment decisions to the new 11-member board of directors are made by the Saudi government. Before her role at Sunoco, Elsenhans was the executive vice president of global manufacturing for Royal Dutch Shel, where she worked for more than 28 years.

by | May 01, 2018 | 13:13

He also called on Congress to reform our immigration laws and change catch-and-release and asylum policies. The original Calexico border wall was built in the 1990s out of recycled scraps of metal and old landing mat, CBP said in a statement in February, when work on the replacement began.

by | May 01, 2018 | 12:57

Meanwhile, Opec's trimming output even after concluding it's cleared 97% of the surplus that's weighed on prices. The price of crude oil is ending the day higher by $0.47 or 0.69% at $68.57. In the USA, working oil rigs rose by five last week to 825, the highest level since March 2015, according to data from Baker Hughes . OPEC and its partners agreed to cut oil output by 1.8 million barrels per day since January previous year, an effort which has recorded a 149 percent success, and ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 12:39

The deceased were identified as Mohammad Asghar, Asif Sheikh and Haseeb Khan, all residents of Kakkar Hamam in Baramulla, the police official said, according to news agency PTI . State Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti expressed deepest condolences to the families of the victims and said she was "distressed". The three were declared dead on the spot, they said.

by | May 01, 2018 | 12:26

Andrea Constand tweeted Friday morning a "very profound and heartfelt thank you" to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for its service and sacrifices. "Congratulations. Last time, only one of the women was allowed to take the stand. Once a highly respected and admired entertainer, Bill Cosby has become a major symbol of the #MeToo era.

by | May 01, 2018 | 12:19

Right now, Democrats narrowly control the Senate by four seats. I don't think that Donald Trump accidentally admitted to that. And at Mr. Ryan's retreat, a Republican pollster, Kristen Soltis Anderson, identified Mr. He was re-elected to the Senate in November 2016, with about 57 percent of the vote. The poll doesn't say, exactly, but it suggests a significant shift has occurred among millennials since 2016, when the same poll asked them whether they'd be supporting a Democrat or a ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 11:14

Myanmar National Security Advisor Thaung Tun said Suu Kyi has always insisted on the rule of law. Almost all have been denied citizenship since 1982, effectively rendering them stateless. He said ambassadors and deputy ambassadors from the 15 Security Council nations would be taken to refugee reception centers as well as villages in northern Rakhine.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:42

Tennessee voters can begin casting ballots at 8 a.m., with polls closing at 8 p.m. In most cases, however, that's decided. Through this past Saturday, 2,615 voters had cast early ballots, compared to 2,670 during a comparable period four years ago.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:34

In 1894, the United States Congress unanimously voted to approve legislation to make the Labour Day a national holiday, which was signed by President Grover Cleveland. The protest led to killing of many workers by the police. The labour union movement specifies the eight-hour day movement, which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:30

Earlier this month, leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei stopped using the Telegram in a show of support for domestic versions and in line with the country's national interests. "The state's routine violation of privacy rights via covert state surveillance of online communications has created a culture of deep-seated distrust for state-approved apps", said Ghaemi.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:36

Without indicating the level of oil prices that could trigger an excise duty cut, he said, "If the level (of prices now) does not go up, there is no reason (for excise duty cut)". The federal government has sought parliament's approval for increasing this levy to Rs30 per litre on all products to generate additional revenue of at least Rs130 billion.

by | May 01, 2018 | 08:32

Wu also said that Beijing's aggressive action will only further push away the people of Taiwan, a majority of whom already favor maintaining political separation from China for as long as needed, while a significant number of those even desire to assert Taiwan's status as an independent sovereign country.

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:37

He added that the European Union is "ready to work with any new proposals" from the British government, none of which have materialised so far. Barnier, speaking in the Irish city of Dundalk ahead of a visit to Northern Ireland, said Foster failed to understand that he was representing the interests of the 27 countries who will remain in the European Union after Brexit and not those of the United Kingdom.

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:33

Officials say the first blast happened near North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters, Afghan government buildings, and several embassies. Agence France-Presse reported that the news agency's chief photographer in Kabul , Shah Marai , was among those killed.

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:27

The defendants include Leigh Corfman, who said Moore touched her sexually, after taking her to his home, when she was 14. Moore's attorney stated that their camp believes that Leigh Corfman, one of Moore's accusers, received compensation for her story, but did not present evidence at the conference.

by | May 01, 2018 | 07:05

But it also is not a flawless choice either, as it would require Trump to travel a lot further than Kim, which may be seen as a concession to North Korea from the outset. officials are doubtful that Kim will actually agree to give up nuclear weapons after working so long to develop them. This was the heaviest hint that Trump has dropped about the possible location for his planned face-to-face with Kim, slated for May or early June.

by | May 01, 2018 | 06:51

Nuan Lang, a friend of Pepper's owner, assisted in the rescue. Pepper's owner spent the rest of the day looking for her, but after a fruitless search she departed for China the following day. Pepper immediately reacted to Tang's voice as police say she called her by her Mandarin name Dai Meng . "It seemed as though she was sitting tight for me".

by | May 01, 2018 | 06:49

Storms on Wednesday could be particularly strong, with a few tornadoes possible - some of which could be strong. Thursday's high is expected to reach the mid 80s, with a low in the mid 60s, and wind gusts up to 20 miles per hour. For Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa, wind profiles will favor supercells - with large hail and a few tornadoes. "We think the highest probabilities for severe storms in the Wichita area will be Wednesday aftn-evening", it replied to a question about the day of ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 06:19

During Friday's landmark talks, the two leaders signed an agreement to pursue a nuclear-free peninsula and an official end to the Korean War. The Korean Peninsula technically remains in a state of war because the 1950-53 Korean War was halted with an armistice, not a peace treaty.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:47

A 4.0 magniutde natural disaster struck over 120 miles off the coast in Bandon on Sunday, April 29, 2018. The natural disaster measuring 4 points hit the OR coast, according to USGS. That natural disaster was reported just after 6:30p.m. Sunday. Before this most recent quake, about eight small quakes were recorded near Danville on Sunday , SFGate reported.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:46

Cardinal Pell, the Vatican treasurer, is Australia's most senior Catholic and one of the most powerful officials in the Vatican. Some other charges against 76-year-old Pell have been struck out. None had seen anything untoward. Wallington said there were inconsistencies in the complainant's evidence and that there was insufficient weight for Pell to stand trial before a judge and jury on those charges.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:21

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on hand Monday to announce that Amazon Inc . would be expanding its Vancouver operations to the tune of 3000 new jobs. Amazon will soon have an even bigger presence in Vancouver. Combined with 1,000 new Amazon jobs announced in November, this will bring the company's total employment across Canada to 9,000.

by | May 01, 2018 | 04:13

MARTIN: So, David, lots of comedians have been criticized for their performances at this dinner and other dinners over the years. Ms Wolf denied the claims, responding on Twitter : "Why are you guys making this about Sarah's looks?" The star power dimmed appreciably past year when President Trump , who routinely slammed reporters as dishonest and their work as "fake news", announced he wasn't attending.

by | May 01, 2018 | 03:59

According to photos provided by OSP, one animal had been shot through in an area of its body between the shoulder and the neck, while the other had been shot through the face near its eye, neither a spot a hunter would target if he meant to kill the animal quickly.

by | May 01, 2018 | 03:32

He urged the crowd to vote Republican in the upcoming midterm elections, warning them that Democrats would try to impeach him if they did not. She then promised Trump that his resignation would mean she wouldn't have to keep pressing for his impeachment.

by | May 01, 2018 | 03:24

The Sarasota Police Department shared heartwarming video of Officer Andre Jenkins, who has served the city for three decades. "This will be my last transmission", Officer Jenkins says, struggling to hold back the tears. Video of Jenkins going 10-7 - out of service - for the last time showed him holding back tears and finally crying at the end of his last patrol shift.

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:42

Mr. Kelly said he is "committed to the president, his agenda, and our country"'. General Kelly says NBC's report is, "another pathetic attempt to smear people close to President Trump and distract from the administration's many successes".

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:19

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said the democracy of the country is in danger as the BJP-led government is undermining Constitutional institutions. In a hard-hitting attack at Modi at the Jan Aakrosh rally , Gandhi tore into him on a range of issues, including corruption, problem of farmers, unemployment, atrocities against women, Rafale deal, and "agenda-less" visit to China.

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:15

Have you read Trendiee Today? President Muhammadu Buhari is in a closed door meeting with American President Donald Trump . Trump also noted that Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari (moo-HAH'-mah-doo boo-HAH'-ree) has taken steps to fight government corruption and improve the trade climate.

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:10

It would give politicians in the Houses of Parliament the power to block the government from walking away from negotiations with no deal. Peers are today set to debate and vote on a series of amendments to try to stamp their demands on Brexit .

by | May 01, 2018 | 01:11

India should be a secular country and there were no second thoughts about it, he said. Mr. Rao said this was not the first time Mr. Reddy levelled baseless charges against him. He expressed joy that Karunanidhi, since confined indoors due to health reasons, responded to his 'Vanakkam, ' the traditional Tamil salutation. A resolution at the TRS Plenary on April 27 had authorised Rao to take appropriate decisions on forming the alternative to the BJP and Congress.

by | May 01, 2018 | 00:49

Imran Khan will speak to the thousands of workers who will gather at Minar-e-Pakistan as the party flexes its muscles a few months before general elections 2018. Big banners and posters of Mian Nawaz Sharif, Shehbaz Sharif and other central and provincial leaders were displayed on nearly all the main roads and venue of the meeting.

by | May 01, 2018 | 00:46

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will become the first African leader to be received by US President Donald Trump when he arrives in Washington for talks later. President Buhari with Nigerian Ambassador to USA Amb. "I am being careful about what the press says about others and myself". Under the legislation, the U.S.

by | May 01, 2018 | 00:21

Richard Painter, a Republican and former White House lawyer in the George W Bush administration, will run as a Democrat for the Minnesota Senate seat vacated by Al Franken , explicitly in opposition to President Donald Trump and his "collaborators" in the Republican party.

by | May 01, 2018 | 00:09

Sweden's royal household is staying mum about allegations that Crown Princess Victoria was groped years ago by the man reportedly at the center of a sex-abuse and financial crimes scandal. Frostenson is also accused of violating conflict-of-interest rules by failing to disclose that she was co-owner of a performance venue run by her husband, which had previously received funding from the academy.