by | March 07, 2018 | 10:18

The Prime Minister Peter O'Neill declared an immediate State of Emergency on 1 March 2018 for the disaster affected areas in Hela, Southern Highlands, Western and Enga provinces. The Australian and New Zealand defence forces have began delivering aid, while the China Red Cross and Beijing have pledged financial assistance, according to the PNG Post-Courier.

by | March 07, 2018 | 09:52

The senator's name strength with independents and even moderate Republicans should ensure at least a runoff spot - though that could still set up a two-candidate battle with de Leon. Despite successfully passing tax reform, President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out "subversion" at VA MORE's rhetoric and behavior have been ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 09:47

Observed since the 1900s, it reportedly started in 1909 as National Woman's Day, thanks to the Socialist Party of America, which "designated this day in honour of the 1908 garment workers' strike in NY, where women protested against working conditions", according to the UN.

by | March 07, 2018 | 09:29

He added that while he understands and and respects Trump's view that he has to look after his own country, "for me leading a small country, depending on open trade, the best way for us is to do that with others". "(China) can do more but I think they've done more than they've ever done for our country before", he said. Putin said they didn't work on behalf of his government.

by | March 07, 2018 | 09:28

Trump reiterated his plan to slap hefty import tariffs on steel and aluminum, saying "trade wars aren't so bad", even as lawmakers such as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell stepped up calls to scrap the proposal. Shortly after Trump boasted that everyone wanted "a piece of that Oval Office... a piece of the West Wing", Cohn's fellow New Yorker Maggie Haberman broke the news that Cohn wanted off the ride.

by | March 07, 2018 | 09:29

The 57-year-old had strongly opposed Trump's decision to levy tariffs on steel and aluminum, which has sparked fears of a trade war. In a statement , Cohn said it was his honor to serve in the administration and "enact pro-growth economic policies to benefit the American people".

by | March 07, 2018 | 07:19

During the drill, the National Weather Service will use a real-event code, TOR, which will activate tone-alert weather radios that are set to receive tornado warnings, the release stated. Ceperley said Missouri recorded 102 tornados past year, which resulted in one death and 32 injuries. Students will learn how to shelter in place. Over the years, the Show-Me State has been hit by six of the 25 deadliest tornados in USA history.

by | March 07, 2018 | 07:15

Daylight Saving is just around the corner, beginning on March 11 at 2 am. Get ready to "spring" your clocks forward and lose an hour of sleep this weekend. Jeannette Nunez, R-Miami, sponsor of the House version of the bill predicted that the time change would boost the economy, save energy, improve road and public safety, and reduce crime due to the fact there is more sunlight in the evening hours.

by | March 07, 2018 | 07:02

The Justice Department is suing California and two top state officials, accusing them of interfering with federal immigration efforts by passing and enforcing state laws that hinder USA operations against undocumented people. The lawsuit filed late Tuesday in federal court in Sacramento, Calif., points out that the Constitution gives the USA government sweeping authority over immigration.

by | March 07, 2018 | 06:59

The FPD said, "This case is an important reminder that threats are taken seriously and investigated". These threats can result in arrest and prosecution. Bethlehem police are investigating "some threatening language" posted on a social media site regarding Northeast Middle School. Police are encouraging student , teachers, parents and the community to report threats to the police and to refrain from sharing social media posts that contain alleged, perceived threats or false reports.

by | March 07, 2018 | 06:52

No. 14 Texas Tech, the second seed, opens play against the Iowa State-Texas victor, while No. 18 West Virginia faces bubble team Baylor to wrap up the quarterfinals. "If Michigan gets seeded behind both Purdue and Michigan State, [they probably won't be close to home]", Palm said. Most of the time this is the only way that mid-major conferences can send a team to the tournament.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:25

He added: "It is driving a coach and horses through the EU's own principles about no hard borders". But Mr Varadkar said it was not in Ireland's interests to take part in formal three-way talks regarding the wider Brexit issues, and that what was needed was for Downing Street to produce more detailed proposals.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:25

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with steel and aluminum executives in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, March 1, 2018, in Washington . In addition to passing tax reform, one of Cohn's key concerns was attempting stave off any tariffs that could provoke a broader trade war with other countries .

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:03

Growth is led by the Permian Basin, where output is expected to double by 2023. The US will become the top oil producer in the world as soon as this year according to a prediction from the International Energy Agency . That means demand growth of around 1. 1 percent per year on average. Environmentally minded Chinese energy policies encourage the use of commercial vehicles that burn natural gas, and growth in gasoline demand is expected to slow.

by | March 06, 2018 | 23:46

Coe pointed to a memorandum from the Legislative Service Office indicating the diversions and other areas the House bill was amended to include could reach beyond the bill's original objective, thereby violating constitutional provisions. Other exceptions would be made for teachers who are current or former law enforcement officers, members of the military or who teach in a Junior Reserve Officer's Training Corps programme.

by | March 06, 2018 | 23:37

Mike Pence and consultant Seema Verma, who now runs the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and who represented the Trump administration at the signing of the Arkansas waiver in Little Rock on Monday. Those able-bodied individuals will need to report 80 hours of work every month. If an enrollee fails to meet the work or community engagement requirement for any three months in a calendar year, he or she will lose Arkansas Works coverage for the remainder of that calendar year.

by | March 06, 2018 | 23:31

Given the fact that the pair were found in a shopping centre, and that the area has been secured by police, it is likely that the substance either delivered in a massive dose, or is a rapidly-acting poison, says Michelle Carlin at Northumbria University.

by | March 06, 2018 | 23:18

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief has been using widening differences between TDP and BJP to bring Chandrababu Naidu's party to her advantage by supporting his MPs in Parliament. "I do not know why they did not protest EVM tampering". "Communists appeared to have thrown in the towels and surrendered to the BJP; it is not known whether Communist leaders were threatened by Central investigating agencies.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:53

Speaking to Newsweek , he advised that the Tiangong-1 re-entering Earth's atmosphere is "not something we should be concerned about". According to the European Space Agency (ESA), the module is predicted to make its re-entry between 24 March and 19 April and this is what the Aerospace Corporation (US) predicted as well.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:38

The Northern League (Lega Nord) won around 17 percent of the vote in the election, ahead of about 14 percent for Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia (Go Italy! ) party. That means parties will now have to negotiate to form a functioning government - though no one's sure how long that will take. A voter casts her ballot in Rome, Sunday.