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by | April 22, 2018 | 03:26

Gerry Nel, the prosecutor in the Oscar Pistorius murder case, will be heading Afriforum's case, which relates to a lucrative tender awarded by a provincial department of transport to an engineering company Mr Malema as involved in. AfriForum said it would not respond to Malema's tweet. It said Malema's Ratanang Family Trust was an indirect shareholder in On-Point. He said after the Hawks investigated the charge and found proof of corruption, the NPA started the prosecution of Malema.

by | April 22, 2018 | 03:15

Those convicted of molesting children under 12 will face the death penalty, and offenders who rape children under the age of 16 will also face stricter punishment. Special forensic kits for rape cases to all Police Stations and hospitals will be provided soon. While in the Unnao case, BJP MLA from Uttar Pradesh Kuldeep Singh Sengar is accused of raping a teenager, in J&K's Kathua , an eight-year-old was allegedly sedated and repeatedly raped before being murdered by eight Hindu men, to ...

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:59

Kudlow said additional sanctions are under consideration but have yet to be implemented. On Tuesday, following Kudlow's remark that she must have been confused, Haley said in a statement to Fox News: "With all due respect, I don't get confused".

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:56

He then went into his auto and killed himself. Sgt. Noel Ramirez and Deputy Taylor Lindsey were eating at the Ace China restaurant in Trenton, a small town about 30 miles west of Gainesville. Ramirez, 30, had been a law enforcement officer for about seven years. Every type of hate, every type of putdown that you can think of. Shultz said he is not releasing the name of the shooter at this time.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:57

Despite her many roles, her son Jeb Bush said, the story of President and Mrs. She voiced her opinion even when it moved against her spouse's political places or the Republican Party, although armed with swift comedy, Bush was a fierce protector of her family.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:54

Moscow had warned the US before the strike that it could hit back if the USA actions jeopardize Russian servicemen in Syria, and the allies had given Russia an advance warning to make sure no Russians were in the line of fire. Syria has rejected any role in the alleged, which is yet to be investigated. Further stoking tensions was the purported chemical attack in Douma on April 7.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:44

This complements the company's existing consumer healthcare capabilities and brands such as Vicks, Metamucil, Pepto-Bismol, Crest and Oral-B. The purchase price for Merck's business suggests that the German company climbed down from price demands of as much as €4 billion, which sources told Reuters had deterred initial suitors such as Nestlé, Perrigo and Stada owners Bain and Cinven.

by | April 22, 2018 | 02:21

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) charged that "unfair global trade practices impede stronger U.S. and global growth, acting as a persistent drag on the global economy". China countered by targeting $50 billion in US exports. The inclusion of a reference to intellectual property follows USA threats to impose tariffs on imported Chinese goods over allegations that Beijing has misappropriated United States intellectual property through various industrial policies, ...

by | April 22, 2018 | 01:28

In the document, the committee accuses Republicans and the Russians of "an act of previously unimaginable treachery". The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit Friday alleging that Russia , WikiLeaks and top officials from Donald Trump´s campaign conspired to tilt the 2016 U.S.

by | April 22, 2018 | 01:20

The walkout also follows a shorter walkout, restricted to school grounds, in March in the wake of the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland , Florida, where 17 were killed. On this day 19 years ago, an attack by students at Columbine High that left 13 people dead. "While I'm still in school, I want to be that change and I want to make sure they feel safe in their schools and that I am doing everything I can", Roosevelt High School junior Alice Medick said.

by | April 22, 2018 | 01:18

Comey's recollection of events such as his one-on-one dinner with Trump, where Comey's loyalty was demanded, as well as his learning of his dismissal on television, are gripping passages. Trump shot back that sending that message may involve jailing reporters. But by the time the actual memos appeared, the details were already known , and some Republicans suggested the real import of the memos was that they indicated that there was no obstruction of justice case.

by | April 21, 2018 | 04:15

The Texas economy added 32,000 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in March, which marked 21 consecutive months of employment growth. In contrast to the statewide low, six Idaho counties experienced unemployment rates at or above 5 percent in March, including Clearwater (7 percent), Shoshone (5.7), Lewis (5.3) and Adams (5.3).

by | April 21, 2018 | 04:14

Others noted that North Korea has said very little about all this. Since February, high-level talks between Seoul and Pyongyang have occurred, leading to an unlikely invitation from the North Korean leader to Trump for a face-to-face meeting and, indirectly, Kim's first foreign visit to neighbor and ally China.

by | April 21, 2018 | 04:11

Southwest crews were inspecting similar engines the airline had in service, focusing on the 400 to 600 oldest of the CFM56 engines, made by a partnership of France's Safran and General Electric, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.

by | April 21, 2018 | 04:06

Prime Minister Theresa May has said Britain will not stay in the European single market - which would mean giving EU citizens the freedom to work in the country - or join a customs union with the bloc after Brexit. Britain's upper house of parliament inflicted an embarrassing defeat on Theresa May's government on Wednesday, challenging her refusal to remain in a customs union with the EU after Brexit.

by | April 21, 2018 | 04:02

We are truly sorry", a televised statement released by the group's leadership read. "ETA should have apologized for the harm caused in a honest and unconditional way a long time ago", the prime minister's office said. In its statement to Gara , its traditional means of communication, ETA said it was not alone in being responsible for the violence in the Basque Country.

by | April 21, 2018 | 04:04

The motion presented to Naidu contains 64 signatures of Rajya Sabha MPs, and seeks Misra's impeachment on grounds of misbehaviour that relates to alleged abuse of power. Though no time limit has been prescribed by the rulebook, in previous cases when similar notices were submitted, the time taken by the RS chairman/Lok Sabha speaker to decide varied between three and 13 days, one of the officials said.

by | April 21, 2018 | 04:00

Nabil Abu Rudeinah, spokesman for President Mahmoud Abbas, said on Friday the leadership will approach the United Nations Security Council again to demand worldwide protection to the people of Palestine under Israeli occupation. Israel has vowed to put an end to attacks and attempts to damage the border fence that stands there. Some demonstrators ran at the border fence and 16 were killed by Israeli troops with others injured, and some dying later.

by | April 21, 2018 | 03:57

Daniels' success on CrowdJustice has come from thousands of small donors - people who have given $25 or $50 a pop. She argues the agreement is legally invalid because it was only signed by her and Cohen, not by Trump. On Tuesday night's Late Show , Colbert asked Comey if he was surprised Trump fired him as he was heading the Russian Federation probe, given that "mob bosses" don't like being investigated.

by | April 21, 2018 | 03:56

MN Reddy was named as the candidate from Sarvagna Nagar where he will be contesting against Congress heavyweight KJ George and AAP state convener Prithvi Reddy. Former MLA Raghupati Bhat will contest from Udupi. He will be facing Congress' Pramod Madhwaraj in a repeat of their 2008 contest. With the release of the third list, the party is left with only 11 constituencies where it is yet to name a candidate.