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by | January 05, 2018 | 23:20

South Korea's Chosun Ilbo newspaper this week quoted South Korean government sources as saying that USA spy satellites had detected Chinese ships transferring oil to North Korean vessels about 30 times since October. China is the North's main trading partner and energy supplier, making its enforcement critical to the success of sanctions. Wu Haitao, China's deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, after a vote on new sanctions against North Korea during a Security Council ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:56

The organization, whose mission is to give a voice to veterans on matters including national security, said the tweet was violent and urged its followers to report the president to Twitter. "Among the considerations is "newsworthiness" and whether a tweet is of public interest, '" the company said in a series of tweets . Banning Trump would nearly certainly result in a fiery backlash from his more adoring followers, and likely the president would find some way of retaliating with all of ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:11

Samierra explained why the cause is so important on the fundraiser's page, writing, "Students are still required to attend classes that are freezing and expected wear their coats to assist in keeping them warm". Aaron Corbin, a former National Football League player and elementary school teacher in Baltimore, took to social media to help get the word out. Maybin also posted a video on Twitter of himself and some of his students discussing not having heat in their classroom.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:43

Brown campaign spokesman Justin Barasky said simply, "At this time, we wish Josh, Ilana, and their family the best of health". Mandel's departure from the race leaves Melissa Ackison and Mike Gibbons as the remaining Republican candidates on the ballot for the May 8 Primary Election.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:40

In a letter to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Chris Wray, Grassley and Graham wrote: "Attached please find a classified memorandum related to certain communications between Christopher Steele and multiple United States news outlets regarding the so-called "Trump dossier" that Mr.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:31

France has expressed "concern" over the number of victims of repressive acts and extensive arrests carried out by the Iranian security forces against the demonstrators. Critics of the President have interpreted his tweet as another belligerent move threatening World War 3 with Iran. In October, Mr. Trump declined to certify that Iran was complying with the nuclear deal.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:14

Various unnamed sources are telling CNN, The Washington Post and other national news outlets that the FBI is investigating the Clinton Foundation. Law enforcement officials say investigators are looking into whether the Clinton's promised any favors in return for charitable donations.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:14

White House officials described the president as furious at Bannon's criticisms, laid out in an explosive new book that quoted the former aide as questioning Trump's competence and describing a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower between Donald Trump Jr ., Trump campaign aides and a Russian lawyer as "treasonous" and "unpatriotic".

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:48

While voting on the bill was on the agenda for the Rajya Sabha session on Friday, the ensuing deadlock between the government and opposition it did not come up for a vote. "The intention of the ( Narendra) Modi government is clear. Fifteen new bills were also brought in by the government and only one of them was sent to a committee", Roy told IANS.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:57

The rally in Charlottesville began with alt-right, neo-Nazi and white supremacist members chanting "Jews will not replace us" while marching with tiki torches, and ended with clashes between white supremacists and anti-racist counter-protesters that killed one counter-protester, Heather Heyer, after a vehicle rammed into a crowd of nonviolent counter-protesters.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:25

Hundreds of Egyptian soldiers, police officers and civilians have been killed in fighting the bitter Islamic insurgency in the Sinai. In the Gaza Strip, three Palestinian civilians were killed by Israeli forces in clashes in the above mentioned protests, and 280 were injured; another two civilians died of wounds sustained in similar incidents during the previous reporting period.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:10

We want to overcome these difficulties, open a new page, and we want to ensure opening of new negotiating chapters, "said Callen to France 24". "We have had a very honest discussion on this subject", Macron told reporters, saying both sides needed to leave "hypocrisy" behind in pretending the process was moving forward normally.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:07

Mumbai's famed tiffin carriers "Dabbawalas" chose not to provide their services today. In the aftermath, a day-long "Maharashtra bandh " was called by various Dalit and other organisations. Hundreds of Dalits were involved in the battle on the side of the British, forming part of battalion of 900 soldiers that repelled Peshwa forces numbering 20,000 by some estimates .

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:01

FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein met with House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) Wednesday to discuss the need for the department's compliance with the House Intelligence Committee's demands. Grassley has also said that his staff members are also in close touch with Nunes's staff about the progression of their parallel investigations. The House Intelligence Committee also sought to investigate what role the dossier played in justifying the Foreign ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:56

Russian Federation rejects opposition and human rights groups' accusations its jets have been responsible for the deaths of thousands of civilians since its major intervention two years ago that turned the tide in favour of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:44

The CEO and CNBC host announced in May that he planned to reopen the Gander Mountain store in the Watertown mall as Gander Outdoors , along with stores in Plattsburgh, Cicero and Kingston, and disputed claims that the stores were closing. Details are to follow on the free and open to the public Grand Opening event and the official ribbon cutting ceremony. Gander Mountain was one of a many sports retailers pushed into bankruptcy in recent years, including MC Sports, Eastern Outfitters, ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:41

Matthew intends to press charges and sue the National Football League heiress civilly for what they claim was a hate crime and a civil rights violation. "What are you doing?" After the offensive remarks were made, Matthew followed the heiress and her boyfriend outside to confront them about it. "You're throwing a woman on the floor", Cooke's boyfriend accused Haberkorn, the video shows.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:44

Maluleke said the union was not happy about the number of bachelor passes because Sadtu believes that is where the quality needs to be measured. At least 72.5% of matrics passed the national senior certificate in 2016 and there are high hopes for an increase.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:40

Produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra , the film will star Manisha Koirala in the role of Sanjay's departed mother Nargis, Paresh Rawal as his father Sunil Dutt . The box office has been waiting to give Ranbir Kapoor a yet another chance post-Jagga Jasoos, ever since his look from the Dutt biopic went viral.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:35

The cause of fire is not known yet and will be ascertained after an investigation into the incident, the official said. "A total of nine people were injured of which four were declared brought dead by the nearby hospital", said an official from Disaster Management Unit of BMC .