by | March 09, 2018 | 15:19

The measure saw intense debate from lawmakers before it was passed. "The Supreme Court has said and resaid again and again that states can not prohibit women from obtaining abortions prior to viability, which is what a 15-week ban would do", said Hillary Schneller, staff attorney for the national nonprofit Center for Reproductive Rights.

by | March 09, 2018 | 14:22

The change in the language of the central bank is likely to be the first step to choreograph an eventual winding-down of its asset program, noted Lloyds Bank in a research report. Economic growth of 2.7 percent year on year in the fourth quarter has made that promise increasingly outdated. GDP is expected to increase by 1.9% in 2019, unchanged from the previous estimate.

by | March 09, 2018 | 13:55

Turkey launched the operation to remove YPG/PKK-Daesh terrorists from Afrin. "The fight will continue until the whole of Afrin is cleared of them", an FSA commander who goes by the name of Abu Saleh told reporters. Once Turkey's operation is over, "probably 200,000 Syrians" will return to Afrin, Erdoğan said at an event to mark March 8 International Women's Day, organized by the Family Ministry.

by | March 09, 2018 | 13:49

Aviva said it would pay a total dividend of 27.4 pence, up 18 percent and above a forecast 26.4 pence. The group reported a 2% rise in operating profit to £3 billion in 2017, driven by a strong performance in the UK. The shares are underperforming the broader United Kingdom market, with the benchmark FTSE 100 index having gained 0.15 percent to 7,168.80 points so far in today's trading.

by | March 09, 2018 | 13:25

Karti Chidambaram was arrested by the CBI at Chennai airport in connection with alleged bribery at INX Media on 28 February, and was sent to a day's custody by a special CBI court. Karti in his plea claimed that he had never attempted to influence witnesses, tamper with documentary evidence, pollute or obstruct the judicial process as was alleged by the probe agency.

by | March 09, 2018 | 11:20

Jahan challenged the order, and the Supreme Court said: "In this case, we feel that the high court shouldn't have annulled the marriage". A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra , Justice A.M. The bench said that a court can not interfere where there is free consent between the adults and it has called Hadiya and talked to her. The apex court had in August previous year asked the NIA to probe the case of conversion and marriage of Hadiya, as the agency claimed a "pattern" was emerging in ...

by | March 09, 2018 | 08:34

Papua New Guinea's prime minister says the land is still moving and the death toll still growing after last week's magnitude 7.5 quake in the Highlands region. Powi said 39 people died in his province after families were crushed by their collapsing homes or buried by landslides last week. However, the neighboring nations of Australia and New Zealand have sent helicopters and planes to help deliver food and supplies to remote regions.

by | March 09, 2018 | 07:21

The U.S. embassy did not specify the threat or say if it was related to the February 21 blast or the subsequent discovery of apparent explosives attached to another vessel. Mexican authorities are investigating the blast. "Some cruise lines have cancelled excursions using ferry services in Playa del Carmen", reads the travel warning.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:28

Philip Cohen, a sociology professor at the University of Maryland, said he was summarily blocked in June 2017 after he reacted to a Trump tweet by replying with a photo of the president superimposed with the words "Corrupt Incompetent Authoritarian".

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:00

Peter Madsen was speaking on the first day of his trial in Copenhagen , seven months after Wall's mutilated torso washed ashore after she'd visited the inventor on his private submarine. On Thursday, Madsen said Wall died when toxic fumes filled the 60-foot vessel, UC3 Nautilus, while he was on deck. After Wall's boyfriend was unable to reach her later, he reported her missing, the Danish prosecutor said.

by | March 09, 2018 | 05:11

Per The Hollywood Reporter , Mackenzie Davis is in negotiations to star as "a soldier-assassin on a mission", a description that could equally apply if she's a resistance solider or a Terminator , though at this stage she's described as a human character.

by | March 09, 2018 | 04:36

They signed veteran cornerback Sam Shields just hours before trading for Talib . Talib playing under Phillips helps recreate the Broncos' defense that won Super Bowl 50. The native of Cleveland is owed a non-guaranteed $11 million this season and $8 million in 2019. Analysis: The Broncos have $24 million in cap room, according to, but may need to clear additional space in order to make a run at Kirk Cousins.

by | March 09, 2018 | 04:31

City won the first leg 4-0 and unsurprisingly their manager Pep Guardiola chose to leave key players on the bench with none of Kevin De Bruyne , Sergio Aguero or goalkeeper Ederson featuring in the game. The introduction of Brahim Diaz after the hour did inject some energy into midfield but City were caught out soon after as Basel took a shock lead on the night.

by | March 09, 2018 | 04:22

Il presidente americano Donald Trump , infatti, in queste ore ha ricevuto una lettera dal leader del regime delle Nord Corea Kim Jong-Un. ROMA -Pyongyang si e' impegnata a sospendere i test nucleari e missilistici nel corso di un prossimo ciclo di negoziati tra le Coree: lo ha riferito oggi Chung Eui-yong, responsabile di una delegazione del governo di Seul nel Nord.

by | March 09, 2018 | 04:15

NPF revealed that Mutinhiri met Mugabe at his private Harare residence on Sunday to brief him on the formation of the opposition party. President Emmerson Mnangagwa has told Zanu PF youths that he is not happy with reports that his predecessor, Robert Mugabe, is linked to a new political outfit, National Patriotic Front (NPF).

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:47

The 24-hour strike has been called by 10 unions. Coordinated by an umbrella group, the 8 March Commission, the strike is created to highlight social and economic disparities between men and women and put an end to Spain's enduring machista culture.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:46

However, according to The Wall Street Journal, at the White House yesterday, aides began preparations for the ceremony ushering in a turn in trade policy that could recalibrate relations between the United States and its allies and trading partners.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:31

In addition to the flight crew, an all-women team worked on all "above wing" and "below wing" activities in the lead up to flight departure. The British Airways flight had 204 customers onboard, and that number included British Airways student ambassadors who are interested in a future in the aviation industry.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:19

Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories are in place from eastern Pennsylvania through the Northeast. This new storm arrived just days after Friday's powerful nor'easter ripped through the Northeast with strong winds and heavy rain.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:00

It also increased its holding in Vanguard World Fds (VHT) by 2,008 shares in the quarter, for a total of 12,321 shares, and has risen its stake in Vanguard Intl Equity Index F (VWO). This is an increase from The Coca-Cola's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. The earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as the co has 3.56% dividend yield.