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by | March 14, 2018 | 11:30

Meanwhile, Zarif has invited Pakistan to participate in the Chabahar Port project that connects India to Afghanistan, Central Asia and Eastern Europe, a leading Pakistani daily reported on Tuesday. Gwadar is a key part of the multi-billion dollar CPEC, a flagship project of China's Belt and Road Initiative that has been opposed by India as it passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

by | March 14, 2018 | 11:23

He did not otherwise mention or thank President Donald Trump . The two clashed especially heavily over North Korea , with Trump putting military action on the table and Tillerson aiming for a diplomatic solution. " I think this is something Donald Trump is more comfortable with, although he doesn't really understand it ", he said. "There's no question [that] this administration, when it comes to nominations, has been treated much more harshly than any administration in anybody's ...

by | March 14, 2018 | 11:16

Trump tweeted , "He will do a fantastic job!" Other European officials and former US officials said Pompeo's rise, if he is confirmed as secretary of state by the Senate , might have a more ambiguous effect on the negotiations and that, in any case, Trump's views are paramount.

by | March 14, 2018 | 11:13

Shulkin has been struggling with political appointees at his department, some of whom allegedly oppose his policies and are seeking his ouster. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin is fighting against an uprising within the department as well as official reports he misused taxpayer funds and committed other ethics violations.

by | March 14, 2018 | 09:55

The petition, a copy of which was seen by Reuters , suggested Mr Duterte was following through on his threats to destroy a movement he now regards as duplicitous. It included Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, UN special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, who was listed as a senior member of a Maoist rebel group.

by | March 14, 2018 | 09:45

Notable guests to the dinner were Omar Abdullah, Sharad Pawar, Tejashwi Yadav , Kanimozhi, D Raja (CPI), Satish Mishra of BSP , Sudip Bandhopadhyay of Trinamool Congress and Ram Gopal Yadav of SP. It is interesting to be noted that the abovementioned ministers had been pulled out from the Modi Govt. before. Considerable significance is being attached to the dinner in the midst of speculation about the political realignment that could take place ahead of next year's Lok Sabha elections.

by | March 14, 2018 | 09:38

In Phulpur, a seat formerly held by deputy CM Keshav Maurya, SP candidate Nagendra Singh Patel was leading by 3,607 votes in the fourth round of the counting. Ten candidates were in the fray from Gorakhpur, while 22 candidates contested from Phulpur. Considered as a rehearsal for the 2019 Lok Sabha election, the bypoll saw a triangular contest involving the ruling BJP, the Samajwadi Party supported by BSP and the Congress .

by | March 14, 2018 | 07:09

The BJP's complaint ahead of the biennial polls to the Upper House on March 23 marks yet another instance of its all out attack on the opposition party over a Rajya Sabha election as it had earlier targeted its senior leader Ahmed Patel during polls a year ago.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:57

Congress party leader and former minister Rajmani Patel too submitted the nomination form. Rebel JD (S) leader N Cheluvarayaswamy on Sunday announced that seven leaders from the party including him will officially join the Congress on March 25.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:58

The United States bought just 1.1 percent of China's steel exports past year compared with 12 percent for South Korea and 5 percent for Japan, according to the U.S. Does the Trump doctrine risk a trade war? US President Trump's trade adviser Peter Navarro, 68 anni, has emerged from the shakeup the ascendant.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:44

While the foreign firms had appealed against these orders, the Bar Council had challenged the Madras High Court's directive that foreign lawyers can "fly in and fly out" to tender legal advice on matters relating to global laws. The Court has also asked BCI and the Central Government to frame necessary rules in this regard. The court verdict came on pleas challenging the judgments pronounced by the Bombay and Madras High Courts.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:28

Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien repeatedly asked the agitating members to go back to their seats, but they did not relent. The opposition leaders wrote the letter after an item putting to vote in the House the Outstanding Demands for Grants in respect of the Union Budget 2018-19 appeared in the revised list of day's business.

by | March 14, 2018 | 05:38

He also shared his ideal wedding party with fans, penning, "Everyone is welcome to come to our wedding". Once we get news that the Trump-supporting cop has renounced his Trump-supporting ways, we'll finally have proof that the Fab 5 really does make dreams come true.

by | March 14, 2018 | 05:27

Azhar Ali Mehmood began grooming Lucy Loew at 11. But even then we kept asking ourselves what an 18-year-old wanted with a 13-year-old. Chief Evans's proclamations of fidelity to his community conflict with the claims of the girls and their families who spoke to the Sunday Mirror and government documents obtained by the publication, which paint a long history of local authorities doing little to nothing to combat Asian grooming gangs, even after knowing about their activities for decades.

by | March 14, 2018 | 05:18

The rumor was quickly shut down by Aiko and the rapper, when the singer tweeted , "Sorry, but nothing about you guy's fan fiction stories are true". " Big Sean had a fine, freak, faithful woman and he cheated on her", one man tweeted. Sean was previously linked to pop singer-actress Ariana Grande and Glee actress Naya Rivera , while Jhene finalized her divorce from record producer Dot Da Genius previous year.

by | March 14, 2018 | 04:06

In case you missed it, which would be hard to do, Daniels was allegedly paid off to keep quiet about claims she had an affair with Trump in 2006, when he was already married to now first lady Melania Trump, who at the time had just given birth to their son, Barron.

by | March 14, 2018 | 01:49

Abadi made the announcement during his meeting with the officers of the regional Interior Ministry who were working at the two airports, Xinhua news agency cited the statement as saying. The ban on worldwide flights was part of sanctions imposed on the Kurdistan Region after it conducted a referendum in September on Kurdish independence in defiance of Baghdad's position, Reuters said.

by | March 14, 2018 | 01:30

Satz, the Broward state attorney, said the state meant to seek the death penalty for Cruz and would prove that the crime "was especially heinous, atrocious or cruel". Tony Montalto's daughter was one of 17 killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas in February. On Wednesday, students across the nation intend to walk out of schools in solidarity with the Parkland students and to demand tougher gun control laws.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:30

Jurors in U.S. District Court in Manhattan found Percoco not guilty of extortion and conspiracy to commit extortion. As for the others defendants on trial with Percoco; Steven Aiello and Joseph Gerardi, both executives of the Syracuse construction firm COR Development, Aiello was found guilty of conspiracy and not guilty of solicitation of a bribe.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:06

He, however, expressed the hope that both the Chibok and Dapchi schoolgirls would return home. Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday assured that Nigeria was working in concert with global organisations and negotiators to ensure that both Dapchi girls and remaining Chibok girls were released unharmed by their captors.