by | December 27, 2017 | 14:37

The meetings of a tripartite technical committee comprising Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) have been fruitless over the past sessions, with both Ethiopia and Sudan eyeing massive benefits from the dam construction while Egypt sees it as a threat to its share of the Nile River water.

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:41

Wind chill values could near zero for some, despite lighter winds. By Saturday another cold front moves through which will drop highs back down in the teens maybe low 20s in a few spots with a chance of snow in the afternoon through early Sunday morning.

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:04

According to NBC News , out of 341 days that Trump has been in office, he has spent 111 days at various properties owned by him. The tax bill's passage marked a significant victory for a president hungry for one after chaos and legislative failures during his first year in office - including an effort to repeal the healthcare law - despite Republican control of Congress .

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:51

Humanitarian workers have begun evacuating patients from Syrian rebel stronghold of eastern Guta, International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) reported on Wednesday, after months of waiting due to siege imposed by forces loyal to Syrian regime of Damascus, which according to United Nations has caused death of at least 16 patients.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:25

It has been ailing for decades, supported by an extensive cabling system. "Presently, and very concerning, the cabling system is failing on the east trunk, as a cable has pulled through the very thin layer of wood that remains", they continued, also stating that further cabling isn't an option because the lower trunk is "almost non-existent.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:08

But Chinese entities could also be under threat given that UNSC sanctions target third parties doing illicit business with North Korea. Overcoming enmity between the United States and North Korea is the first crucial step to resolving the nuclear crisis, it said, adding that peace talks should begin to provide diplomatic solutions and that Pyongyang's concerns on security must be taken into consideration.

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:58

The foreign ministry said the government will decide on the fate of the deal later after reviewing the probe result and listening directly to victims' opinions. It said that Japan is refusing to acknowledge formal legal responsibility for its actions because it believes the "comfort women" issue was already resolved through the treaty.

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:52

The same time past year the cost of regular gasoline averaged $2.27 a gallon. Data from the Energy Information Administration last week showed a 1.2 million barrel increase in gasoline inventories, albeit much smaller than recent builds as demand for gasoline increased to 9.4 million barrels as millions of Americans finished their holiday gift purchasing.

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:13

Exposto said that before leaving Shanghai she was handed the bag containing the drugs by a friend of her online boyfriend's and only saw clothes inside. She was in transit at Kuala Lumpur airport when she was arrested. When they opened the stitching, grey packages were inside, customs official Mohd Noor Nashariq told the Shah Alam high court previous year.

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:02

The south was hit by another disaster on the weekend when fire swept through a shopping mall in the city of Davao, killing at least 37 people, majority workers at a call centre, city government officials said. Tubod police officer Gerry Parami said that there had been at least 19 deaths in the town, which is in Lanao del Norte. The low pressure is forecast to bring heavy rains along the coast from Binh Dinh to Phu Yen, posing a risk of flash flood and landslides.

by | December 27, 2017 | 08:56

The 10 ministers who are likely to take oath along with the chief minister are: Mahender Singh, Suresh Bhardwaj, Anil Sharma, Sarveen Chaudhary, Ram Lal Markandey, Vipin Parmar, Virendra Kanwar, Vikram Singh, Govind Thakur and Rajiv Sehjal.

by | December 27, 2017 | 08:38

The commission has previously said he is ineligible due to a suspended prison sentence that he says was politically motivated. He says the Kremlin is deliberately trying to thwart his political ambitions. Mr Navalny has called Mr Putin "a swindler" and has indicated he would not give up. An independent candidate needs at least 500 people to formally nominate them and initiate a presidential bid.

by | December 27, 2017 | 07:19

Navalny would be running against incumbent President Vladimir Putin , who announced his intention to seek re-election as an independent candidate at his annual press conference earlier this month. "Only Putin and the candidates he has hand-picked are taking part in it". Putin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov on Tuesday wouldn't comment on the Election Commission's decision to bar Navalny but said the "calls for boycott ought to be carefully studied to see if they are breaking the law".

by | December 27, 2017 | 07:07

Venezuela on Saturday also ordered the Canadian charge d'affaires in Caracas to leave, prompting Ottawa on Monday to say Venezuela's ambassador and charge d'affaires must leave their posts. The move to cease official recognition of Gerardo Antonio Delgado Maldonado follows Venezuela's expulsion of Brazil's diplomatic envoy over the weekend.

by | December 27, 2017 | 07:03

Sheriff's Lt. David Crouse said the boy was hospitalized in Salt Lake City but he didn't have details on his condition. "I didn't notice anything when I was doing it", Thompson said. But Thompson "made the personal decision", as the sheriff's office put it, to attempt a rescue on his own. About 25 feet out on the pond, the ice gave way.

by | December 27, 2017 | 06:52

The firm has a market capitalization of $27.30 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.72 and a beta of 1.66. Stephens assumed coverage on shares of CBS (NYSE:CBS) in a research note released on Thursday, December 14th, reports.

by | December 27, 2017 | 06:49

Russian Federation is ready to act as a mediator between North Korea and the United States if both parties are willing for it to play such a role, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. Washington described the missile test carried out by Pyongyang in late November as a worldwide threat. The Treasury Department said in a press release it has designated Kim Jong-sik and Ri Pyong-chol, both belonging to the Munitions Industry Department of the North's Workers' Party of Korea.

by | December 27, 2017 | 06:40

Haley said the United States will put its embassy in Jerusalem regardless of the vote. "We should think about it very seriously". In Washington, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said cuts to countries that opposed the USA are not a foregone conclusion.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:43

Family members, however, handled the situation with "great courage and fortitude", the Ministry said. "The Pakistani press was allowed on multiple occasions to approach family members closely, harass and hector them and hurl false and loaded accusations about (Shri) Jadhav", Kumar said in a statement.

by | December 27, 2017 | 04:55

According to the outlet , the Metropolitan Police Department has opened an investigation. The report, which does not mention Lewandowski by name, was filed on Christmas Eve. As a member of Trump's inner circle, Lewandowski, a father of four who hails from New Hampshire, once found himself accused of grabbing a female reporter on the campaign trail.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:47

Identifying information about the people also wasn't revealed. "It's awful, terrible, sad", he added. As of the latest reports available, no arrests have been made in connection with the deaths. State police were aiding the examination. "Things are unfolding right now", State Police Lt. Rob Appleton of Troop G Bureau of Criminal Investigation said.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:47

But Henry defended his countryman's tactics, pushing some of the blame back on the team for underperforming. After months of underwhelming performances on the domestic front, the Santiago Bernabéu crowd demanded a resurgent performance to feed their insatiable appetite.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:55

Robert Strong, 45, a psychologist for the Los Angeles County Public Health Department, said by telephone he left the poop-filled parcel addressed to Mnuchin and Trump in the driveway outside Mnuchin's home in the posh Bel Air community.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:51

Taxpayers in jurisdictions such as Fairfax County, Arlington and Alexandria, all of which already allowed prepayment, have rushed in recent days to pay next year's property taxes so they can deduct that amount from their 2017 federal tax filings.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:37

Tensions have escalated after the isolated but nuclear-armed regime staged a series of atomic and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests, most recently on November 28. The men are said to be key leaders of the country's missile program, which has already led to many sanctions. North Korea has continued its missile tests, despite the many sanctions targeting exports, imports and officials behind the program.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:22

Forecasters say the temperature is expected to fall to -20C between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. "Below normal temperatures will persist for the rest of the calendar year in southern Saskatchewan", says Environment Canada in the weather warning.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:08

The Library of Congress also noted that many tweets include photos and video and that it has only been collecting text, making some of its collection worthless. If you want a guaranteed place in the historical record, tweet now or forever hold your peace. The Library of Congress issued a white paper about the policy change ( read it here ).

by | December 27, 2017 | 00:56

The indirect tax collection for September stood at more than Rs92,150 crore. It has been a month since the Central Government has reduced the Goods and Service Tax (GST ) rate to 5 per cent from 18 per cent which has benefitted restaurants and hotels to revive their losses.

by | December 27, 2017 | 00:56

Israeli Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Tzipi Hotovely revealed on Monday evening that more than 10 countries may join Guatemala by deciding to move their respective embassies to Jerusalem . "All Israel's central institutions are in Jerusalem , and ambassadors and embassy staff commute from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem ". The US is an important source of assistance to Guatemala and Honduras, and Mr Trump had threatened to cut off financial aid to countries that supported the United Nations ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:36

They're asking the State Board of Elections to hold off on tomorrow's drawing...and for the court to reconsider its decision to count the ballot that tied up the race. "Were it not strictly applied, this Court - and any future recount courts - will be forced to reckon with all manner of requests for a third counting of ballots occasioned by pressure brought to bear on recount officials from any manner of sources", the lawyers wrote.

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:31

Priceline Group Inc now has $86.58 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.26% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $22.93. About 1.24 million shares traded. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Tuesday, October 27 report. (NASDAQ:PCLN) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, June 21 by Jefferies.

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:26

They then move backwards after Nariman arrives and begins pushing the soldiers, herself. The heavily armed soldiers do not respond in the face of what appears to be an attempt to provoke rather than seriously harm them. The Israeli military court at Ofer camp near Ramallah remanded Tamimi for four days claiming she posed a threat to the state. An Israeli court has extended the detention of a Palestinian teenager who was arrested after a video of her confronting and hitting soldiers went ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:12

Russian President Putin submitted to the lower house of parliament the agreement with Syria on December 13, under which Damascus will allow Moscow to keep its naval facility in the Syrian port of Tartus for at least 49 years. Today, Russia's Federation Council approved the ratification of an agreement between Russia and Syria on expanding the naval facility near the port city of Tartus, making it a full-fledged naval base.

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:14

Damond was killed in July after calling police about an alleged sexual assault in the alley behind her Minneapolis home. The memorial was set up outside the Minneapolis Police Department's 5th Precinct by a hate group called Identify Evropa on Friday.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:56

Trexquant Lp has invested 0.11% in East West Bancorp, Inc. The stock decreased 0.64% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $40.32. About 176,976 shares traded. Among 10 analysts covering Great Western (NYSE:GWB), 6 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Callon Petroleum Company Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores for, develops, and produces oil and natural gas properties in the Permian Basin in West Texas.