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White House weighing more Russian Federation sanctions White House weighing more Russian Federation sanctions
- April 23, 2018

Such wording is contained in the materials of the White House press service published on Saturday evening, writes RBC . While Trump has expressed, at times, a desire to improve relations with Putin, Haley has sounded the diametric opposite with her relentless hostility towards Russian Federation. (more...)
Kristina ends Coco's 13-match Fed Cup run, Czechs dominate Germany Kristina ends Coco's 13-match Fed Cup run, Czechs dominate Germany
- April 23, 2018

Coco Vandeweghe of the U.S. in action against Kristina Mladenovic of France during their match of the Fed Cup World Group semi final tie between France and the United States in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, 21 April 2018. "From the beginning of the match, I knew I had all the weapons". Keys' victory handed the defending champions an unassailable 3-1 lead over France in the semi-final tie before the hosts won the dead doubles rubber. (more...)
Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 48 Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 48
- April 23, 2018

Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danesh said a bomber on foot approached the centre where officials were issuing identity cards as part of the registration process for around 10 million voters across Afghanistan. Since the Persian New Year attack a tense calm had permeated the Afghan capital as people brace for the Taliban's launch of its customary spring offensive. (more...)
Manmohan Singh, Chidambaram not among signatories to impeachment motion notice against CJI Manmohan Singh, Chidambaram not among signatories to impeachment motion notice against CJI
- April 23, 2018

According to the provisions in the handbook for Rajya Sabha members, no advance publicity should be given to any notice to be taken up in the House till it is admitted by Chairman. "And I hope this convention will not be violated", Sibal was quoted as saying by the Indian publication. Subsequently, the committee will submit its report to the Chairman and accordingly further action on its recommendations would be taken. (more...)
Four die after coach crash whilst on Umrah Four die after coach crash whilst on Umrah
- April 23, 2018

A Foreign Office (FCO) spokesman confirmed there were United Kingdom fatalities among the victims. Four British people have died and 12 others have been injured after a coach crashed on a pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia. "The woman from Blackburn was aged in her 60s. Our prayers and thoughts are with the deceased and their families". Leader of Blackburn with Darwen Council, Councillor Mohammed Khan, said he visited the woman's family and passed on his condolences. (more...)
Hundreds Of Airplanes Will Undergo Emergency Inspections After The Deadly Southwest Flight Hundreds Of Airplanes Will Undergo Emergency Inspections After The Deadly Southwest Flight
- April 23, 2018

The order expands a previous European directive, issued in response to the 2016 incident, and was issued in coordination with the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration , making mandatory a fresh recommendation from engine maker CFM International . (more...)
Kathua rape and murder: Hundreds march in Muzaffarabad Kathua rape and murder: Hundreds march in Muzaffarabad
- April 23, 2018

The direction was made by a Bench comprising Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud . Some apex court lawyers had drawn the judges' attention to the manner in which advocates in Jammu heckled police officers while they were filing the charge sheet in court. (more...)
Inspectors have samples from Syria attack: Chemical weapons watchdog Inspectors have samples from Syria attack: Chemical weapons watchdog
- April 23, 2018

Russia, which is backing up Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's administration, has already done its own investigation and is insisting that the use of chemical weapons was not confirmed. Although technically speaking chlorine (the gas alleged to have been used in Douma ) is a substance which could fade away relatively easily, Sarin, the nerve agent which is also alleged to have been deployed, is quite persistent in the environment and its traces could be collected through environmental ... (more...)
The EU is alarmed by mass protests in Armenia The EU is alarmed by mass protests in Armenia
- April 23, 2018

It came hours after Sarksyan stormed out of talks with Pashinyan on Sunday morning, accusing him of "blackmail". Opposition supporters denounce Serzh Sarksyan's efforts to remain in power as prime minister after a decade serving as president. (more...)
EU, Mexico reach agreement on free trade deal EU, Mexico reach agreement on free trade deal
- April 23, 2018

During the opening ceremony of the Hanover trade fair, he said: "We fully trust and we have optimism as well that we're going to be concluding the renegotiation, modernisation of the North American Free Trade Agreement with North America, as I have said, ensuring benefits for all its partners". (more...)
Can Emmanuel Macron convince Donald Trump he's the new power in Europe? Can Emmanuel Macron convince Donald Trump he's the new power in Europe?
- April 23, 2018

On Tuesday morning, Trump will formally welcome Macron during an elaborate ceremony on the White House South Lawn. Macron's comments come before he arrives in Washington for President TrumpDonald John TrumpFlynn to campaign for Montana GOP Senate candidate Trump considering pardon for boxing legend after call from Sylvester Stallone Decline in EPA enforcement won't keep climate bill from coming MORE's first state visit. (more...)
India pushes to execute those who rape children India pushes to execute those who rape children
- April 23, 2018

Angry protesters took to the streets demanding justice following the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl. It goes into effect once it's signed by the President, considered a formality, but it will lapse after six months if Parliament doesn't ratify it. (more...)
President signs ordinance on death penalty for child rapists President signs ordinance on death penalty for child rapists
- April 22, 2018

The ordinance stipulates punishment for the rape accused and death penalty for girls below the age of 12 years. The minimum punishment is a 20-year jail term or life imprisonment. The deadline for the completion of trial in all rape cases will be two months, the officials said. It has also been prescribed that a court has to give notice of 15 days to a public prosecutor and the representative of the victim before deciding bail applications in case of rape of a girl under 16 years of age. (more...)
HR Prompts The New Yorker to Correct Trump Jerusalem Embassy Error HR Prompts The New Yorker to Correct Trump Jerusalem Embassy Error
- April 22, 2018

President Mahmoud Abbas revealed the Palestinians will not allow any country to move their embassy to Jerusalem, adding he will fight the USA move to relocate their mission to the holy city. He certainly didn't make a distinction between geographical parts of Israel's capital city in the very speech he made announcing the embassy move. (more...)
US respected Russia's red lines in Syria during air strikes, says Lavrov US respected Russia's red lines in Syria during air strikes, says Lavrov
- April 22, 2018

The inspectors' mission has been put on hold after a United Nations security assessment team were fired at, and officials at the OPCW have said that Russian and Syrian forces have likely removed key evidence. Notably, the president had carried out a clean attack on the chemical sites in Damascus without provoking the Russians. Russia's foreign minister said Friday that the US sought out and respected Moscow's positions in Syria when it launched its air strikes last week. (more...)
Fishing Reels Market Outlook, Opportunity And Demand Analysis, Forecast 2018 Fishing Reels Market Outlook, Opportunity And Demand Analysis, Forecast 2018
- April 22, 2018

It covers Water Meter market proportions, recent developments, growth factors, major challenges, opportunities, and various market categories. In addition, the Water Meter market unveils the ups and downs analysis, and thorough investigation of Water Meter import and export strategies. (more...)
Defeat For Munster In The Champions Cup Semi Finals Defeat For Munster In The Champions Cup Semi Finals
- April 22, 2018

That set up a final against Leinster in Bilbao on May 12 and gives Carter a shot at one major trophy the veteran All Blacks superstar is yet to win in his decorated rugby career. Ian Keatley and Rory Scannell failed with drop-goal attempts before the former got Munster on the board with a penalty, but their defence was breached again moments later when the risky Vakatawa made a break before feeding Thomas, who raced away for a double. (more...)
Macron touts 'special relationship' with Trump Macron touts 'special relationship' with Trump
- April 22, 2018

The deal lifted economic sanctions on Tehran, and in return put limitations on its controversial nuclear energy programme. Macron also cited the shared goal of reining in Iran's influence as he argued for a long-term U.S. While the leader of the oldest ally of the USA and Trump have appeared friendly for the cameras, they differ on several significant issues, among them the Iran nuclear deal , Syria, the Paris climate accords and Trump's recent steel and aluminum tariffs. (more...)
Comey memos detailing conversations of Trump meetings published Comey memos detailing conversations of Trump meetings published
- April 22, 2018

In his memos, Mr Comey writes that he was asked by Mr Trump to drop an inquiry into links between Mr Flynn and Russian Federation. "I was a fan of pursuing leaks aggressively but that going after reporters was tricky, for legal reasons and because (the Justice Department) tends to approach it conservatively". (more...)
Watch the new clip from Avengers: Infinity War; Thanos destroys Wakanda! Watch the new clip from Avengers: Infinity War; Thanos destroys Wakanda!
- April 22, 2018

The new Marvel Studios sequel stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans , Mark Ruffalo, Scalett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Anthony Mackie , Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olson, Chadwick Boseman, Sebastian Stan, Don Cheadle, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Benedict Cumberbatch , Benedict Wong, Sean Gunn, Tom Holland , Josh Brolin, Paul Rudd and more . (more...)
Trump claims Comey memos show no obstruction Trump claims Comey memos show no obstruction
- April 22, 2018

Lest one imagines an elaborate conspiracy to fabricate detailed conversations, the memos confirm what Trump has long denied: that he pressured Comey to drop the investigation into then-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation, and that he repeatedly demanded Comey's personal loyalty. (more...)
Tech to be introduced in power sector to enhance efficiency: Minister Tech to be introduced in power sector to enhance efficiency: Minister
- April 22, 2018

Federal Minster for Power Division Awais Leghari has said that payment to the Water Board is the responsibility of the Sindh government. "Karachi being hub of the business activity, industrial development and one of the largest cities of Pakistan has always remained a key focus for the government", the letter said. (more...)
Kvitova win puts Czech Republic into Fed Cup final Kvitova win puts Czech Republic into Fed Cup final
- April 22, 2018

The 10-time champion Czechs have a 7-1 head-to-head record over their hosts. Keys, who was a late replacement for CoCo Vandeweghe, then stepped up to conquer Pauline Parmentier in a 7-6 6-4 victory to send the USA through to their second consecutive final. (more...)
UAE: Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian plane UAE: Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian plane
- April 22, 2018

Earlier this year, UAE civil aviation authority said that two Emirati passenger aircraft were harassed by the Qatari air force while flying from Abu Dhabi to Bahrain. These cases prompted the United Arab Emirates to lodge an official complaint against Qatar with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) over the country's jets intercepting Emirati civilian aircrafts. (more...)
Investors Jumping Ship on Novavax, Inc. (NVAX), Scientific Games Corporation (SGMS)
- April 22, 2018

BlackRock Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Scientific Games by 1.9% in the 4th quarter. Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS ) has risen 96.55% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability has invested 0.03% in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS ). Free Cash Flow Growth (FCF Growth ) is the free cash flow of the current year minus the free cash flow from the previous year, divided by last year's free cash flow. (more...)
IPL 2018 | RCB vs DD, match 19: Stats review
- April 22, 2018

Put to bat first by toss victor Virat Kohli , DD struggled initially before Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer's brilliant knocks helped them put up a good total of 174 runs on the scoreboard. I didn't want him to settle in, with the slips. In the next over from Nadeem, he went one better and scored three successive boundaries and things started looking ominous for Delhi . (more...)
BSF to lodge protest against Pakistani speedster Hassan Ali BSF to lodge protest against Pakistani speedster Hassan Ali
- April 22, 2018

On Saturday, there was a twist in the tale as Pakistan's fast bowler Hasan Ali entered the drill and performed his signature wicket-taking gesture towards the Indian armed force. We will lodge a protest with Pakistan Rangers", BSF Inspector General (Punjab Frontier) Mukul Goel was quoted in the report. BSF spokesperson and DIG R S Kataria said, "I am on leave". (more...)
Palestinians accuse Mossad of assassinating Hamas engineer in Malaysia Palestinians accuse Mossad of assassinating Hamas engineer in Malaysia
- April 22, 2018

Two unidentified men on a motorbike fired at least eight shots at the man, the Kuala Lumpur police said. Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli troops firing from across the border fence, health officials said. It was also reported that Batash was involved in energy field work and was a revered engineer in electrical engineering and energy production. Batsch may have been regarded as "a liability for a country that is an enemy of Palestine", Zahid was quoted as saying. (more...)
Kellyanne Conway makes humiliating blunder, says Comey was 'sexting' with Dems Kellyanne Conway makes humiliating blunder, says Comey was 'sexting' with Dems
- April 22, 2018

Conway characterized Trump's tweets as merely him "defending" a close colleague. Conway tore into Bash for inquiring why her spouse, high-profile attorney George Conway, had recently tweeted "critical" comments about Trump, including challenging the president's recent claim that attorney-client privilege was "dead". (more...)
UCLA Women Score NCAA Gymnastics Championship UCLA Women Score NCAA Gymnastics Championship
- April 22, 2018

UCLA has now won 115 overall NCAA Championships. UCLA won the meet (198.075) behind an event-clinching ideal 10 on beam from Peng Peng Lee. Oklahoma held a.175 lead over UCLA heading into the sixth and final rotation, the balance beam. UCLA won its first national championship since 2010 by edging out the Sooners, 198.075-198.0375, despite being in fourth place halfway through meet. Oklahoma made a strong case for the title, with star sophomore Maggie Nichols leading the way. (more...)

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