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by | January 22, 2018 | 19:41

The ANC's 80-member executive committee met from January 18 until January 21 in Johannesburg. On the contentious issue of the recalling of state president Jacob Zuma, who is no longer the president of the party, "the officials, led by President Ramaphosa, will continue their engagement with President Jacob Zuma to ensure effective coordination between the ANC and government".

by | January 22, 2018 | 19:36

Speaking at the Samuel Doe Stadium in the capital, Monrovia, he said: "I will do more than my fair share to meet you expectations - but I ask you to meet mine, for I can not do this alone". Former worldwide footballer Weah played a friendly match against the Liberian Armed Forces side, fronting his All Stars team of former national players and friends, two days before his inauguration.

by | January 22, 2018 | 19:20

Celebrated since 2011, National School Choice Week is an independent public awareness effort. "The goal of SCW is to let parents know they have choices when it comes to their children's education". Finding the right school is important, because every child has unique talents, challenges and needs. A new poll conducted by Beck Research for the American Federation of Children shows a majority of Americans-70 percent-support the concept of school choice and 75 percent support public charter ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:50

Strzok and Ms. Page communicated frequently about the investigation". Representatives for Strzok and Page have declined to comment on the text messages, but some United States officials familiar with Strzok's work have told CNN that his role in the Trump-Russia probe doesn't neatly fit the public portrayal by critics.

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:44

Senator Richard Durbin, who was in the White House meeting, said the president had used the term. As well, Durbin and people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe it publicly said Trump also questioned the need to admit more Haitians .

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:40

Rawat is a 1977-batch former IAS officer who earlier served the government in several important roles. Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat was appointed new Chief Election Commissioner while former finance secretary Ashok Lawasa was made Election Commissioner, the Law Ministry informed on Sunday.

by | January 22, 2018 | 12:52

The following day he has been invited to the Danish Parliament by a Faeroese lawmaker, although leading members of the government and opposition have declined to meet him. The University of Copenhagen said on Friday that Puigdemont would attend the event on Monday at its political science department: "Catalonia and Europe at a Crossroads for Democracy?" The Spanish Supreme Court issued an global arrest warrant against him but withdrew it in December to avoid the risk of Belgian authorities ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 12:20

It may come as no surprise, but a new poll has found that Israelis like President Donald Trump more than former President Barack Obama, while the reverse was true in most other countries. By contrast, in 65 countries, US leadership approval sank 10 percentage points or more. The poll, which surveyed 900 adults, has an overall margin of error of plus or minus 3.3 percentage points.

by | January 22, 2018 | 12:15

Tillerson said that had very constructive deliberations about how to push for a diplomatic solution to the stalemate between Pyongyang and Washington. The two Koreas have agreed to cooperate during the Olympics and take measures to ease the military tension on the Korean Peninsula since the beginning of the new year.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:57

United States leadership approval ratings declined almost as much in Europe to 25 percent as they did in the Americas. "However, it is clear that based on the trajectory of what the world thinks of the US, numerous USA alliances and partnerships that the Trump administration considers a "great strength" are potentially at risk".

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:38

Since the year 2000, the number of Canadian billionaires has more than doubled - from 15 to 39 - and their wealth has nearly tripled. Eighty-two per cent of the wealth generated past year went to the richest one per cent of the global population, while the 3.7 billion people who make up the poorest half of the world saw no increase in their wealth , says a new Oxfam report.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:39

In New Zealand , the live streaming would be available on SkyGo, along with the live telecast on Sky Sport NZ. Ranked No.1 in the world in T20I cricket, the Black Caps are on course to beat the second-ranked visitors and continue the momentum from the one-day worldwide series which they won 5-0.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:25

Meanwhile, North Korea offered to send another advance team across the border on Thursday to look at accommodation facilities, a press center and the venue for the opening and closing ceremonies, according to Seoul's Unification Ministry.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:23

Instead, it will be the Philadelphia Eagles playing the New England Patriots at U.S. Bank Stadium on February 4. In that game, played 13 years ago in Jacksonville, the Patriots won, 24-21. Some of our strengths they attacked on third downs, which was one of our strengths all along. But the closest thing to a lock in this gambling city is that betting on this Super Bowl will smash the existing record of $138.5 million set just a year ago.

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:38

Bajrangi Bhaijaan starring one of India's most loved superstars that weaves the universal story of cross border friendship to release in a growing market like China", said Jyoti Deshpande, group CEO of Eros International, in a press release.

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:26

No one was injured in the explosions, but the celling and corridor wall did sustain damage. Police were called to the mall when an alarm was activated in the mall and the facility was evacuated. Lake Wales Police Department Deputy Chief Troy Schulze said the authorities found "backpack or book bag that contained five or six other IEDs that were not detonated".

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:22

As the Government of India (GOI) through President of India, being the promoter of ONGC (holding 67.72%) and HPCL (holding 51.11%) is the seller, the transaction is a related party transaction between the Government and a government company within the meaning of the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulation 2015 (LODR) and the Companies Act 2013 (Act).

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:44

Glowing red lava was rolling down the slopes of the Philippine volcano as authorities maintain a warning of a possible hazardous eruption. Mayon Volcano spews ash as seen from Mabinit, Legazpi City, Albay on Monday. Mayon is the most active volcano in the Philippines, which, like many other countries in the region, is home to a large number of volcanoes. "The pyroclastic flows, there were several, were not generated by an explosion from the crater with lava, molten rocks and steam, ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:34

The Oscar-winning actress shared her traumatic experience as she addressed the Los Angeles Women's March. Portman in one of her first film roles, in the 1996 hit Mars Attacks. Portman said: 'Movie reviewers talked about my budding breasts in reviews'. She built a reputation that stressed how "bookish and serious" she was, which resulted in her earning a reputation for being "prudish, conservative, nerdy, serious".

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:59

The Russian foreign ministry said it was concerned and urged Turkey to show restraint. Earlier this week, the Turkish government announced the offensive into Kurdish-held areas in northern Syria, starting with Afrin, after reports that the United States plans to create a 30,000-strong border army predominantly made up of Kurdish militias.