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by | January 08, 2018 | 17:29

She first topped the French charts in 1964 and was so popular that, at the peak of her fame, Walt Disney wanted her to star as the protagonist in a planned movie version of "Alice in Wonderland". After retiring from music in the mid-'90s, Gall devoted her post-music life to humanitarian efforts. She had previously been diagnosed with breast cancer in 1993, one year after her husband and fellow singer Michel Berger died from a heart attack.

by | January 08, 2018 | 17:15

Another said: " Really f**king presidential Don". The White House has hit back against the claim , calling it "outrageous". "Whether he realized it was an interview or not, I don't know, but it certainly was not off the record", said Wolff.

by | January 08, 2018 | 17:05

Lainie Drinkwater, the mother of one of the passengers, Zoe Drinkwater from Newcastle in NSW, told the Seven Network: "As they were coming in to land there was a big gust of wind that came up, which then consequently knocked out the pilot".

by | January 08, 2018 | 16:57

An Israeli military spokesman, in a statement, said: "In response to the projectiles fired at southern Israeli communities on Wednesday from the Gaza Strip, Israeli Air Force fighter jets targeted a significant terror infrastructure in the Gaza Strip".

by | January 08, 2018 | 16:56

The U.S. military said the AH-1 attack helicopter belonging to U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Futenma in the prefecture made a precautionary landing, according to the police. Earlier, a window fell from a military aircraft onto a school playground. US military personnel continued checking the aircraft Sunday morning and removed the main rotor.

by | January 08, 2018 | 16:42

The assembly has not met since last March, with Brokenshire involved in trying to broker peace between the two sides to avert a return of direct rule from Westminster over Northern Ireland. He was then elected in May 2010 for Old Bexley and Sidcup. Explaining his decision, a source close to Mr Brokenshire said: "He has a small lesion on his right lung and is getting major surgery in the next couple of weeks".

by | January 08, 2018 | 15:28

Firefighters were responding to a fire at Trump Tower in midtown Monday morning, the FDNY said. No injuries are being reported, and it's still not clear what caused the fire. No evacuations were ordered, and there were no injuries, according to the NY police Department. The skyscrape, which houses a mixture of commercial and residential tenants, is the headquarters of the Trump Organization.

by | January 08, 2018 | 12:19

Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice (CJI) Dipak Misra made a decision to re-examine the top court's earlier order upholding section 377 of the Indian Penal Code. The nine-judge Bench of the Supreme Court had in August 2017 ripped apart its 2013 judgment upholding Section 377 . "Choice can not be allowed to cross boundaries of law, but confines of law can not trample or curtail the inherent right embedded in an individual under Article 21 of the Constitution".

by | January 08, 2018 | 12:12

Leaders also highlighted the enormous potential for greater cooperation between Asean and India, and pledged yesterday - the final day of the Asean-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas conference - to work more closely together. The panel was moderated by Ambassador-at-large Gopinath Pillai. "These 3Cs are commerce, connectivity and culture", she had said. Alongside weighty panel discussions were lighter events such as yoga workshops, a film and writers' festival and an art exhibition.

by | January 08, 2018 | 12:10

The 7-Eleven store that sold the ticket wins $100,000. Friday's Mega Millions winning numbers are 70, 59, 30, 28, 39 and 10, but across the country, people are trying their luck at not one but two massive jackpots! Just a day after a lotto player in Florida claimed a $450 million Mega Millions jackpot, America got another big victor Saturday night.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:58

Put simply, as the majority of Americans favour diplomacy towards Iran, such actions against the regime could drag the Trump administration into new conflicts and quagmires in the Middle East that would likely be highly unpopular among the United States public.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:23

Looking forward to meeting and addressing fellow countrymen in Bahrain tomorrow. He will also meet members of the local business community. The NRIs settled there have invited him. As part of the election strategy, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has visited 120 constituencies while other top Congress leaders are touring the remaining constituencies.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:11

Family and friends were searching Sunday night for a missing journalist last seen Saturday evening in Houston . Last heard wearing Remington hat and camo and in a white Jeep Cherokee. "I am buying an iPad". Ms Roland reportedly drives a 2015 silver Jeep Cherokee with the registration HZC7778. Roland was a former sports intern for KPRC 2, KSAT 12's sister station, in 2010.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:10

The stock decreased 1.68% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $14.63. About 1.39M shares traded. Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: ENBL ) has risen 21.66% since January 6, 2017 and is uptrending. Valero Energy Partners Lp (NYSE:VLP) was raised too. Country Club Trust Company decreased Magellan Midstream Prtnrs Lp (MMP) stake by 35.84% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:50

In his objection filed with the retuning officer, Mr Maken claimed that Mr Gupta "is now holding the office of a trustee of the National Pension System Trust". Also, an RO (Returning Officer) is not a competent authority to adjudicate on OoP, EC is. Meanwhile, the AAP said that Mr Maken was trying to gain "cheap publicity" through "frivolous" objections as the law does not forbid trustees from contesting.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:50

In April past year, police had detained local cricketers in Ganderbal area for donning Pakistan uniform and playing its national anthem. The arrests came in after the video went viral on the social media. Police said they were looking for the organisers of the match who arranged the shooting of the video. As per local sources, the incident took place at the final cricket match of a local cricket tournament held in Arin village in North Kashmir.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:14

The Democratic "blue wave" in Virginia that swept the governorship and a significant chunk of the GOP's advantage in the Virginia House of Delegates has come to a screeching halt with Republicans holding on to a slim 51-49 majority thanks to both a lottery-style drawing won by the Republican incumbent in one district's tied election and now a Friday ruling by a federal judge rejecting Democratic requests for a new election in another district.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:15

Trump told reporters that a new report in The New York Times that he directed the White House Counsel to lobby Attorney General Jess Sessions not to rescue himself from the Russian investigation was way off. "Even if you thought that this (meeting) was not treasonous, or unpatriotic, or bad. and I happen to think it's all of that, you should have called the Federal Bureau of Investigation immediately", Bannon said, according to " Fire and Fury ", which was released Friday.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:15

When Walton spoke at shootaround on Sunday morning, he said he had not yet had a conversation with Lonzo Ball about his father's comments. "Luke walton is a terrific young coach who's bringing along a young team". "I think the players are playing very hard, we've been through a hard stretch, but they are giving us what they have and we're going to keep working and we'll be fine".

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:08

Dressed in black, sartorially supporting the fight against the sexual abuse scandal that rocked the showbiz last year, the presenter welcomed the new year, saying, "It's 2018 and marijuana is finally allowed, and sexual harassment finally isn't".