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by | April 03, 2018 | 21:22

Yemeni Foreign Minister Abdel-Malek al-Mekhlafi called for a return to the negotiating table and said that his government was working to open ports and airports to aid. Speaking in Geneva on the sidelines of a U.N. pledging conference for Yemen, Guterres said his Special Envoy Martin Griffiths will head to the United Arab Emirates, Oman and the Yemeni government-held city of Aden in the drive for peace, Guterres told reporters.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:14

About 700 refugees have had their identities verified - a key obstacle in returning to Myanmar- and are in the process of being sent back to Myanmar, said board chair and former Thai deputy prime minister Surakiart Sathirathai. Secretary-General Kofi Annan. Many of the Rohingyas ensnared in the 2015 boat crisis ended up in Muslim-majority Malaysia and Indonesia because Thailand stuck to a policy of not accepting the vessels .

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:13

An elephant has died and two others were left injured after a circus truck carrying five of the animals crashed in the south-east of Spain on Monday. He said the initial investigation has found that the movement of the five female elephants inside the truck could have destabilized it when the driver maneuvered to switch lanes.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:04

Britain has blamed Russian Federation for the March 4 nerve agent attack , sparking a series of tit-for-tat explusions of diplomats by Britain and its allies as well as Moscow. Counterterrorism police are continuing to investigate how Ms Skripal, 33, and her father, 66, a former double agent, came to be poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent in Salisbury last month.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:03

Akkuyu nuclear plant will be built by Russia's Rosatom on the Mediterranean coast for a price tag of $20 billion. The project is estimated to cost 20 billion U.S. Russian President Vladimir Putin is starting a two-day visit to Ankara on Tuesday, during which he, jointly with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan , will co-chair a High-Level Turkish-Russian Cooperation Council (HLCC) meeting and discuss bilateral cooperation and worldwide issues.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:54

The Centre said that the Section 18 of the Act is the backbone as it enforces an inherent deterrence and instills a sense of protection amongst members of SCs and STs and any "dilution thereof would shake the very objective of mechanism to prevent offences of atrocities".

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:41

In addition to K-pop girl band Red Velvet , starlet Seohyun of Girls' Generation , singers Cho Yong-pil and Lee Sun-hee, and rocker Yoon Do-hyun were among those who traveled north of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) - the heavily fortified border dividing the two Koreas - for two concerts in the North Korean capital.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:34

Van der Zwaan's ties to former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort and Manafort's former deputy and longtime associate Rick Gates brought him into Mueller's orbit. But he is charged with bank fraud, filing false tax returns, conspiring against the United States by plotting to launder money and failing to register as a foreign agent when he lobbied for the former Ukraine government.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:17

Four people including the IAF pilot suffered injuries; they are out of danger, rescuers said. A Court of Inquiry will be conducted to ascertain the cause of crash, authorities said. The Mi-17 V5 (domestic designation Mi-8 MTV5) is a military transport variant in the Mi-8/17 family of helicopters. In June 2013, a Russian made Mi-17 V5 helicopter, which was assisting in flood relief and rescue works at Kedarnath , had crashed near Gaurikund, killing all 20 persons on board.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:47

Further, Rosenstein authorized prosecutors to investigate payments made to Manafort from Ukrainian politicians, which has led to the slew of financial crimes he has been charged with, CNN reports . The Ukrainian connections and payments form the basis of the federal criminal charges Manafort now faces. Prosecutors argued that their investigation would only "naturally follow the money trail from Manafort's Ukrainian consulting activities", work that resulted in the criminal charges.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:48

Outside a government complex in Tel Aviv where Netanyahu said he was scrapping the deal, several African men wrapped themselves in chains in a protest that put their sense of powerlessness on display. Migrants began entering Israel through what was then a porous Egyptian border in 2007. The groups said Israel is capable of absorbing all of the migrants, describing them as "asylum-seekers who came knocking on its door".

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:41

Rail workers are protesting against government plans to eliminate a special status that they have enjoyed for decades. Just one in four trains ran in the Paris region while only one in eight high-speed TGV trains were operating. More than half of French people view the strikes as unjustified, according to an Ifop poll published on Sunday. Macron wants to transform SNCF, which adds €3 billion to its 47 billion euro debt pile each year, into a profit-maker.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:40

The Russian foreign minister also suggested that the attack may have been used as a distraction by the United Kingdom government "which has found itself in a hard situation, unable to fulfil promises they made about Brexit". He was eventually caught and tried in Russian Federation in 2006, and was found guilty and imprisoned. "If there were any gripes against the man, he wouldn't have been swapped", Lavrov said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:17

Trump was all smiles as she sat down and read Sandra Boynton's book " You! " to a group of kids gathered at the Easter festivities. According to the book, longtime Mar-A-Lago butler Anthony Senecal once opened the door on a Saturday to find Martha Stewart standing outside.

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:39

She said the data showed a burst of heavy activity, consistent with the woman being the victim of an "ambush-type" attack followed by a period of less activity when she possibly lost consciousness. "They knew he was a danger yet instead of removing him, removing this danger, they allow him to stay and they allowed him literally to attack my client".

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:38

Saudi Arabia condemned US President Donald Trump's move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel past year, but Arab officials told leading media outlets that Riyadh was on board with a broader US strategy for an Israeli-Palestinian peace plan.

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:33

Jack Wilshere is determined to take the momentum from Arsenal's victory over Stoke into their Europa League clash with CSKA Moscow . The Gunners scored three in a sparkling final fifteen - but the first half ranked among the worst every played at the Emirates.

by | April 03, 2018 | 14:06

Asked whether the department was sure that Hernandez had fallen into the pipe, Stewart said the LAFD was operating on the reports that came from the scene, which stated that a teen had fallen into a drainage pipe. Erik Scott told ABC News . Rescue crews worked all night mapping out potential locations inside the elaborate maze of sewer pipes. The fire department was assisted by the LAPD, the California Highway Patrol, Los Angeles City Recreation and Parks, Park Rangers, the Department of ...

by | April 03, 2018 | 14:06

The new regulations come six weeks after former student Nikolas Cruz entered the school on Valentine's Day armed with an AR-15 rifle. With the nation watching, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tweeted on Monday what it was like to go about their days with mandated transparent backpacks.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:52

The court declined to hear the families' appeal of a lower court's 2016 ruling throwing out the jury award that was secured in a lawsuit brought under the Anti-Terrorism Act, a law allowing American victims of worldwide terrorism to seek damages in USA courts.