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by | May 02, 2018 | 11:16

The Observatory said those killed included 10 children, six women and seven elderly people. Yarmouk camp and other nearby IS-held districts are now the target of an ongoing air and ground offensive as the Syrian government aims to regain full control of the capital and its surroundings.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:06

Military expenditure in the Middle East rose by 6.2 per cent in 2017.** Spending by Saudi Arabia increased by 9.2 per cent in 2017 following a fall in 2016. The world's biggest military spenders remained unchanged in last few years, headed by the United States and China, which spent US$610 billion and US$228 billion respectively, according to SIPRI.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:05

Excitement is also now building for the Prime Original series Good Omens , based on the hugely-popular novel written by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, which will launch on Prime Video around the world in 2019. "Oh, just hanging out with gods and mortals at the House on the Rock", he writes in the caption. Fans are surely familiar with the location mentioned by Gaiman.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:03

Colbert (in character): "How dare you besmirch the OK name of Sarah Huckabee Sanders?! ". We are tempted to provide a little hindsight and say Wolf's previous routines might have signaled where this could end up. Colbert jokes. He sarcastically rants against Wolf and reminds her that nobody is going to forget that performance - but also promotes her Netflix show by saying people won't forget about that either.

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:59

Kuznetsov took a very undisciplined penalty at 16:19 to nullify the power play, and give the Penguins a short opportunity. Asked afterward about the hit, Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan replied "at some point we hope the league might do something".

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:38

In the letter, Bornstein claimed not only were Trump's age and seemingly excessive weight simply non-issues, but also that Trump would be "the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency". White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told Boston Globe reporter Matt Viser that the alleged raid of Bornstein's office was "standard procedure" for a newly elected president.

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:13

A two-judge bench, comprising justices Madan Lokur and Deepak Gupta , took the government to task after looking at photographs showing the famed marble monument changing colour from white to yellow because of pollution. The Uttar Pradesh government was also told to notify the court how many trees had been planted in the buffer zone before any further greenery was felled for construction work.

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:10

Notwithstanding the letters compiled by the collegium associates the centre dismissed the criticism about Justice Joseph . Clingman will fill the seat through the general election process. When Justice Lodha was the CJI , the NDA government had segregated the collegium's recommendation and sought reconsideration of the name of senior advocate Gopal Subramanium as an apex court judge.

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:06

As for Bornstein's description that it had had the feel of a raid, she said, "No, that is not my understanding". The day the Oz interview ran, he said, Trump's longtime personal assistant Rhona Graff called him and told him, "So you wanted to be the White House doctor?" "I don't know if "some" - I think there is one, but not 'some, '" Sanders said, alluding to Bornstein's recollection of in the incident.

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:05

In response, the White House released a statement saying Israel's findings are "consistent" with USA understanding of Tehran's weapons programs. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's latest accusations about Iran's past nuclear activities have received a warm welcome in Washington but a far cooler reception in Europe.

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:59

According to statistics compiled by the NIDA in 2016, approximately 64,000 Americans die each year from drug-related deaths. A DE police department reports that National Drug Take Back Day resulted in over 80 pounds of medications being turned in to law enforcement.

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:59

Major news media outlets from around the world reported about this inter-Korean summit as breaking news in real-time throughout the day with excitement and expectation. Leaders of the two Koreas met in 2000 and 2007, and agreements addressing nuclear weapons and the economy were made - but never carried out by the North.

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:40

But he says his health is failing, he's now ready to pass away. 'If one chooses to kill oneself, then that should be fair enough. David Goodall is not terminally ill but the ecologist says his quality of life has deteriorated since a fall left him unable to use public transport or leave his apartment without company.

by | May 02, 2018 | 08:03

Around 200 people were arrested, according to a police statement. French police warned yesterday of possible clashes with far-left anarchist groups, known as Black Blocs, after a call on social media for a "Revolutionary Day". "Those who wear hoods are the enemies of democracy". The protesters chanted anti-fascist slogans, waved old Soviet flags and anti-government banners and threw firecrackers.

by | May 02, 2018 | 07:55

Wunderbar films, the production house behind the flick, announced a few days ago that the satellite rights of the movie in all languages had been bagged by Star Network. Notably, Kabali , unlike many other Rajinikanth films, had a low key audio launch. All of his film songs are a rage among fans and they can't stop singing it.

by | May 02, 2018 | 07:54

Baylor enters the NCAA Championships with a 17-13 record against a challenging slate, which included 18 matchups against ranked opponents. The Seminoles earned the No. The Gators, who were the No. 2 seed in the SEC Tennis Championships, defeated LSU in the quarterfinals 4-2 and then Arkansas 4-2 in the semifinals before losing to No.

by | May 02, 2018 | 06:53

Andrews. Another royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is only three weeks away. "Seven years ago today - thank you for all the lovely messages on The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding anniversary", Kensington Palace captioned the pic, which shows Middleton waving to the crowd as Prince William steers the auto.

by | May 02, 2018 | 06:41

Since 2016, over 1,000 additional cities have been added to WHO's database, which shows more countries are measuring and taking action to reduce air pollution than ever before. In 2016 alone, outdoor, or ambient, air pollution caused some 4.2 million deaths, while household air pollution from cooking with polluting fuels and technologies caused an estimated 3.8 million deaths in the same period.

by | May 02, 2018 | 06:35

The strikes took place in an area where US -backed and Kurdish-led forces are fighting to drive IS from some of the last pockets of territory it controls. "The headquarters of the land component Command of the United forces stopped their work today during a ceremony in Baghdad in connection with the completion of combat operations against the Islamic state in Iraq", the military reported .

by | May 02, 2018 | 06:33

Conde, who died Monday of small arms fire in the Tagab District of Afghanistan in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel. Spc. Gabriel D. Conde, 22, of Loveland, Colorado, was killed while supporting a counter-terrorism operation in Eastern Afghanistan on Monday.

by | May 02, 2018 | 06:27

The 76-year-old Vatican treasurer faced multiple charges of sexual offences involving multiple accusers. Details about the charges have not been disclosed. The Vatican issued a statement saying Cardinal Pell's leave of absence would remain in place. Pell's case has coincided with an Australian national inquiry into child sex abuse, ordered in 2012 after a decade of pressure to probe widespread allegations of institutional paedophilia.

by | May 02, 2018 | 04:29

And others backed up her decision to not remove the post. You've cried "Wolf!" one too many times and are desensitizing the offense of real cultural appropriation (taking on another culture for purposes of ridiculing it). But Daum told Teen Vogue that the pose was "in reference to a famous YouTuber named Ethan Klein from h3h3 productions". In fact, it wasn't even my idea.

by | May 02, 2018 | 04:32

I think it's much fairer to the retailers, you ask anyone here who's buying a book if they think it's unfair that they're buying a book and not paying GST on it. The Government is to close a loophole that gives offshore companies an advantage by not requiring them to collect GST on all goods sold to local consumers.

by | May 02, 2018 | 03:54

As president-elect, Trump attended the 117th rivalry game between West Point and the Naval Academy, which resulted in Army snapping Navy's 14-game winning streak in the annual rivalry. "You will join the greatest force for peace and justice the world has ever known". President Trump mused again Tuesday about adding a new branch of the military - a Space Force - and this time made clear he is thinking seriously about it.

by | May 02, 2018 | 03:57

In the last fiscal year, 50.41 lakh such households had been given free electricity connections, five times more than 9.62 lakh connections given in 2013-14, the last year of the previous UPA government, Singh said on Tuesday. Leisang in the northeastern state of Manipur was the last of nearly 600,000 villages across India to be connected to the grid, fulfilling an election pledge.

by | May 02, 2018 | 03:32

Without cold water protective gear, these temperatures will incapacitate even a good swimmer in minutes. Paddlers should always wear a life jacket, but they should also be aware that a life jacket will not protect you from cold water. "Ground level ozone concentrations will be climbing in ME on Wednesday and are expected to reach unhealthy levels", the DEP said in a statement. From our coldest low temperature for the month, to our warmest high, April saw a 70-degree temperature swing.

by | May 02, 2018 | 03:11

Blankenship, who is positioning himself as the anti-establishment candidate, released the ad with just over a week to go before the Republican primary, on May 8. Va. Senate as Blankenship fades MORE (W. Va.) and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, for refusing to explicitly swear off voting for McConnell for Republican leader if elected.

by | May 02, 2018 | 03:00

Addressing the inauguration ceremony, Abbasi said that the incumbent government started various development projects and completed them. The PIA also revamped its planes, featuring a logo of Pakistan's national animal Markhor in connection with the launch of the new airport, according to the airline's spokesperson.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:56

There are reportedly dozens of cases that are still pending. Drivers across various states told CNN they were not provided sexual harassment or assault training, though the company said it plans to host nationwide community forums to talk about sexual assault prevention.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:30

First they lobbied the U.S. President Donald Trump , now they are simple coming together to clarify that they are all in support of the current nuclear deal with Iran. It will probably then die (although the other five countries will try to keep it going), because Iranians' pride will not let them stay in a deal whose benefits, in terms of access to world trade, have evaporated.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:08

The company reported C$0.09 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of C$0.01 by C$0.08. World Asset Mgmt, a Michigan-based fund reported 10,305 shs. The company's market cap is $1.23 Billion, and the average volume is 2.3 Million. (NYSE:PVG). 2.82M were reported by Franklin Resources. AGF Investments Inc.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:54

And of Perrotta, Pruitt described a man who has "selflessly served the American people for more than 23 years". Perrotta - a former Secret Service agent - is implicated in some of the spending violation allegations, as he helped come up with justifications for the security detail spending.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:42

He said the McArthur family were being forced to use their skills, trade and experience for a objective inconsistent with their beliefs and claimed they must "choose between operating their businesses or living and acting in accordance with their religious beliefs, and we say that can not be the law".

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:43

Following his appearance at the conference, Mr Varadkar travelled to Northern Ireland , in a move described by the DUP as "outside of normal protocol". "Lord Hain, who served as Secretary of State under Tony Blair, told HuffPost: "[This was] a racist jibe, springing from an unwillingness by too many Unionists to acknowledge that Varadkar is correct when he says that the only way to keep the Irish border open is to replicate the customs, trade, regulatory and rules of origin arrangements that ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:35

It will be recalled that President Buhari sent a message to Nigerian youths urging them to go to agriculture as that is where the future of the country is heading. Trump said he urged Buhari to remove trade barriers in a move that will allow additional USA investment in the country. Among those brought up for discussions were the three million tons fertiliser by Dangote, the largest in Africa coming on stream in July, to be followed by another one to produce 1.4 million tons of the ...