by | March 01, 2018 | 22:19

The four countries called on Iran to halt all activities immediately that would violate or are "inconsistent with" the 2015 council resolution authorizing the arms embargo. A Saudi-led coalition intervened in Yemen in 2015, backing government forces fighting Iran-allied Houthi rebels. A council resolution needs nine votes in favor and no vetoes by Russia, China, the United States, France or Britain to pass.

by | March 01, 2018 | 22:18

In a wide-ranging late-night interview at his palace here, Saudi Arabia's young crown prince Mohammed bin Salman described a new wave of reforms as part of the "shock" therapy needed to modernize the kingdom's cultural and political life. From June, women will be allowed to drive and have been recruited to work in ground services in airports. Since rising to prominence three years ago, he has also removed a number of apparent rivals to the throne.

by | March 01, 2018 | 22:16

The trial went for a long time and the court made a decision to acquit him from the charges later on. The authorities of Kanchi Mutt confirmed that the funeral of Jayendra Saraswathi would be held on Thursday morning. Saraswathi shot into the limelight when he was made an accused in the murder of an accountant, Sankarraman, who worked in his mutt. Sankararaman, manager of the Sri Varadarajaperumal temple in Kancheepuram , was brutally murdered in his office room in the temple on 3 ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 21:24

Safadi said, "We must also make sure that UNRWA (the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East) continues to deliver its vital services to millions of refugees across its five areas of operation". Former US president Barack Obama was "frustrated" with Israel's new settlements but Trump has taken a U-turn. Erdan's office said that the planned visit was part of the "continuing attempts by the PA to strengthen its status in Jerusalem and demonstrate its ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 21:08

The Army's Corps of Engineers Bombay Sappers finished building the 73.1-m long and 3.65-m wide Elphinstone Road station foot over bridge in a record 117 days. For instance, railways engineers completed the construction of a new FOB and an additional entry at Tilaknagar on the Mumbai suburban network in 75 days and restored a 50-year-old bridge on Kottavalasa-Koraput-Kirandul rail line in a record 58 days.

by | March 01, 2018 | 20:04

Billy Graham comes to mind immediately this past week. George W Bush came to pay his respects with his wife yesterday because he had a scheduling conflict with the funeral. The late evangelist Billy Graham will lie in honor at the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C. this week, an honor few civilians have been given. "And I'm just one of millions, maybe hundreds of millions of people, who in their own way will find some way to say thank you and goodbye to Billy Graham ", Clinton said.

by | March 01, 2018 | 19:25

The South African Communist Party General Secretary Blade Nzimande was appointed Transport Minister. The market reaction to Tuesday's cabinet reshuffle shows the good news is already priced into the Rand suggesting President Ramaphosa may need to deliver concrete policy changes before the currency can rise further.

by | March 01, 2018 | 19:26

In the wee hours of Thursday, a Lashkar militant was killed in an gun fight in Hajin area of the Bandipora disttrict, police said. Prima facie it appeared that the dead militant belonged to outlawed LeT and was a Pakistani national, the statement said.

by | March 01, 2018 | 19:21

On "The Ingraham Angle" Monday night, Laura Ingraham pointed out that ICE raids target specific individuals who have committed crimes other than being in the USA illegally, so for Schaaf to claim that she's somehow making her city safer is "ridiculous".

by | March 01, 2018 | 17:41

A police search of the boy's Roselle home turned up no weapons, and his parents said in court that they did not keep any weapons in the home. The Fulton Police began their investigation and provided guidance as the School Administration prioritized student safety.

by | March 01, 2018 | 16:53

He admitted to charges of conspiring against the US government related to fraud and unregistered foreign lobbying, as well as lying to federal authorities in a recent interview. White House principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah confirmed that Trump's personal lawyers have been discussing Trump's possible testimony with Mueller.

by | March 01, 2018 | 16:40

It has completed a feasibility study and plans to move ahead with the construction of a new concrete access tunnel and a new service building for the emergency power, refrigeration units and electrical equipment. Permafrost and thick rock ensure seed samples remain frozen even without power. Despite being halfway between Norway and the North Pole, temperatures in the Svalbard archipelago are expected to rise from an average of 21 degrees (-5.9 C) to 38 degrees Fahrenheit (3.3 C).

by | March 01, 2018 | 15:15

Around a third of Prezzo restaurants could be set to close as its parent company orders a restructuring, it has been reported. . The group, which also own Tex-Mex chain Chimichanga, is set to close around 100 of its 300 stores, according to Sky News .

by | March 01, 2018 | 15:03

Bijepur bypoll has witnessed a triangular contest between BJD , BJP and Congress . Over one thousand voters preferred NOTA (None Of The Above) option though a total of 13 candidates were in the fray in the by-poll. The Congress candidate is trailing with just 948 votes. Mr. Patnaik was apparently hinting at a series of incidents in the run-up to the by-poll, including slippers being thrown at him during an election meeting in Bijepur and an attack on the brother of the State's ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 14:59

Almost three years before the next presidential election, Donald Trump has announced he is running again, tapping a virtually unknown tech advisor as his campaign manager. The native of Topeka, Kansas, joined the Trump Organization in 2011 as a digital media expert and was responsible for creating the website for Trump's presidential campaign in 2016.

by | March 01, 2018 | 14:20

With Meghalaya all set to vote on Tuesday to elect a new Assembly, the Congress exuded confidence of retaining power while the BJP and regional parties were equally gung-ho about unseating the ruling party in the northeastern state. "We are hopeful to emerge as the single largest party in the Assembly and form the government", NPP President Conrad K. Sangma said. Restrictions on the conduct of any exit poll and publication and dissemination of result of such exit poll have also been imposed ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 14:18

Wednesday's highs will also ensure that this will go into the record books as the third-warmest February in the Triangle - previous year being at the top of the list for warmest February on record. This system will likely stall out off the coast, and may even linger into Saturday due to a strong blocking high near Greenland. A storm will wind up on Wednesday shifting northeast of the Ozarks Wednesday evening.

by | March 01, 2018 | 13:34

Why not add the best possible quarterback? Teddy Bridgewater #5 of the Minnesota Vikings looks to pass during the first quarter of a game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on November 16, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. According to numerous National Football League insiders, including Mike Garafolo and Charles Robinson , the Vikings have their sights set on Kirk Cousins .

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:39

President Recep Erdogan of Turkey has been criticized after telling a six-year-old girl that she would be honored if "martyred" in fighting, with the remarks regarded as "child abuse" by some. On Monday (Tuesday NZT), Turkey sent special forces to the Afrin region after Ankara said a United Nations resolution calling for a 30-day ceasefire throughout Syria did not apply to its offensive.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:06

Iran's envoy to the United Nations added that the United States wanted to use the UN Security Council meeting to put pressure on Iran, but failed due to Russia's veto. The UNSC resolution aims to prolong the experts' mandate in Yemen, not to form an anti-Iran coalition in the region, Nebenzia pointed out. Nebenzia noted that Russian Federation wished no misunderstanding on the matter and it fully endorses the majority of the provisions set forth in the resolution , but " cannot ...