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by | March 03, 2018 | 01:26

The much-awaited EFSA updated assessment examines three neonicotinoids - clothianidin, imidacloprid and thiamethoxam - that are now subject to restrictions in the European Union because of the threat they pose to bees . Dr Chris Hartfield, senior regulatory affairs adviser at the National Farmers' Union (NFU), is concerned the assessments "fail to take proper account of what is happening to bees in real field situations", where he said a range of factors influence bee declines - including ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:20

Embassy in Thailand , where she and an associate were detained after a police raid on a "sex training" seminar. She's agreed to tell what she knows about Trump-Russia, if someone will spring her from jail and get her out of the country without being deported to Russia, where she faces an uncertain fate.

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:22

A few minutes later, school surveillance footage showed him emerging from the bathroom carrying the rifle in his hands. Before fatally shooting himself, Simons walked out of the restroom with the weapon and then returned, where another boy saw the gun and reported it to school officials, FOX 8 reported .

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:52

The 42-year-old had limited options for pre-Masters stops because he is ineligible for the World Golf Chanmpionships tournaments this week in Mexico or the Match Play later this month. Woods hasn't played in the Masters since 2015, and he hasn't slipped on a green jacket since 2005. Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas and Jon Rahm have shared the spotlight in Woods' absence, and Feherty believes Tiger's return will benefit the younger stars.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:48

However, Labour mocked the speech , claiming it was very unclear. Prime Minister Theresa May plans to give a speech on Friday to answer critics who accuse Britain of failing to grasp the tough realities of its departure from the EU. May did eventually outline some of the things she wants. One EU official involved in the negotiating process said May's focus on a need to match EU standards and take part as an associate member in some EU regulatory agencies was welcome and believed that ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:49

In January 2017, one of the fans asked Sherine, 37, to sing her famous song "Have you Drunk From the Nile?". She responds that drinking from the river could cause " bilharzia ", a name for the parasitic disease schistosomiasis which was once widespread in Egypt.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:49

While there, officers spotted John Baldwin Jr., who was known to have an outstanding warrant. A Boone County sheriff's deputy shot while pursuing a fleeing suspect has died, Indiana State Police said today. He has been identified as the man who shot Pickett. Two other suspects, John D. Baldwin Sr., 55, and John D, Baldwin Jr., 28, both fled after the shooting.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:45

This election may also bring some good news for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which failed to win even one seat in the last assembly elections . The BJP- NDPP is excepted to win 27-32 seats according to the JannKiBaat-NewsX exit poll while the C-Voter exit polls predict that it will win 25-31.The ruling NPF is excepted to lose power in the state with JannKiBaat-NewsX exit poll predicting that it will get 20-25 and the C-Voter giving it 19-25.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:39

For years Polish officials have struggled to fight phrases like "Polish death camps" that are sometimes used overseas to refer to death camps that were built and operated by Nazi Germany on occupied Polish territory during World War II. In a long-running clash, the executive European Commission has accused Poland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice party (PiS) of undermining the rule of law with reforms to the judiciary and state media since taking power in late 2015.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:08

What better timing for a new version of that hit, especially when original stars Dolly Parton , Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin are eager for a reprise? "We decided that we are going to do another one". The reboot would follow a younger trio of women dealing with similar issues of chauvinism in the workplace, who then turn to the original three for help in how to get even with their male bosses.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:06

Ratings analysis reveals 40% of ViaSat's analysts are positive. The lowest target is $42.0 while the high is $58.0. Bb Biotech Ag holds 5.08% of its portfolio in Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The stock of Foxtons Group PLC (LON:FOXT) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 26. Therefore 100% are positive. Liberum Capital lowered their price target on shares of Moneysupermarket.Com Group from GBX 340 ($4.70) to GBX 335 ($4.63) and set a hold rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:55

The 2018 tournament kicked off today at Madison Square Garden, and the victor will clinch an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament . For the first time since 1946 - and only fourth time ever in the 113 years of program history - Illinois' season was a wrap before the calendar flipped to March.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:50

The airport is advising travellers to check with their airline first. The current status of flights can be seen here. British Airways have released a statement and said: "We are sorry that the weather is likely to lead to some delays and disruption to our schedules".

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:29

The first evidence of the remarkably well-preserved burial site emerged in the summer of 2016 when an amateur diver came across a human jawbone on the seabed, 21 feet (6.5 meters) below the surface, while searching for the teeth of a giant ancient shark species-the Megalodon-which are commonly found in the area.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:22

In the Christian-dominated state, while the prominent churches body has openly asked voters to reject "communal" Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the saffron party's new ally, Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), defended its partner stating that it's not a "religious body".

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:00

In 2001, approximately a million green cards were issued, with those receiving the so-called Einstein visa comprising 3,376 or less than one percent of them, according to the paper. "What did she submit?" asked David Leopold, an immigration lawyer and a past president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association asked in the "Post ".

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:13

However, it was allrounder Faheem Ashraf, who tried to give some respectability to their score with an unbeaten fifty, steering his team to 142 for nine in the allotted 20 overs. Islamabad United have the credit of having won the first edition of PSL in 2016 whereas Peshawar Zalmi clinched the trophy past year. Peshawar and Quetta are not unknown entities for each other and the two sides have played more fixtures against each other than any other side.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:04

Asia followed on Friday, with Tokyo, Hong Kong, Sydney and Seoul all sharply down in early trade. Liu He is due to stay in Washington until Saturday. China has warned it was ready with countermeasures should the Trump administration slap on tarrifs.

by | March 02, 2018 | 21:54

Biologists with the Conservancy of Southwest Florida (CSF) found the 11-foot-long (3 meters) python in Collier-Seminole State Park in April 2015; the snake was already distended by its recent meal - a young deer - but lost its lunch soon after it was captured and moved to an open area, CSF representatives reported in a statement .

by | March 02, 2018 | 21:47

He accused the previous Conservative government of using the public service for partisan ends, saying "they torqued the public service every possible way they could". Trudeau is defending the official as a professional, non-partisan public servant who provides quality advice. Trudeau spent more than a week in India on an official visit that was fraught with diplomatic problems and lampooned by the worldwide media.