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by | April 23, 2018 | 13:08

The top leaders of India and China, which together have a population in excess of 2.6 billion, are to meet this week in Wuhan, a picturesque city in China. Officials in Beijing say that President Xi, unlike predecessors such as Jiang Zemin, "acknowledges India to be a major power" and has, therefore, "instructed his team to give special attention to developing better ties" with India.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:03

Although Marquez was on pole position for the AmericasGP, he was robbed off the top spot since he was handed a three-place penalty, owing to an incident between him and Vinales during qualifying. Valentino Rossi said he was disappointed to miss out on a podium in Sunday's MotoGP Grand Prix of the Americas, blaming the warm Texas weather for his struggles.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:02

Mr Lieberman told Israeli radio that the scientist was a rocket expert and "no saint". "He wasn't involved with improving the electricity grid or infrastructure and water. Malaysian police said Sunday that an investigation was underway into the gunning down of the 34-year-old al-Batsh a day earlier and gave assurances that security was being beefed up in the country following recent high-profile assassinations.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:04

However, he suggested that Trump stay in the so-called Iran Nuclear Deal, in which economic sanctions are lifted on Iran in exchange for leaders winding down their nuclear program, ahead of a May 12 sanctions deadline. "I don't have any Plan B for nuclear [protections] against Iran", Macron said Sunday on Fox News. He warned that Iran, which has been Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's most supportive ally, will overrun Syria if the countries exit too quickly.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:03

Wahidullah Majrooh, a spokesman for the Afghan Health Ministry, said the attack also wounded at least 119 others. According to a report, Kabul's acting police chief, Mohammad Daoud Amin, stated that a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the doorway of the offices.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:00

Ahead of Earth Day activities, the Environment Department also ran a plastic bottle collection drive, with collection boxes were delivered to schools, government entities and private companies to encourage them to contribute their used bottles to the event.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:57

City did pick up a prize from the PFA gala in central London on Sunday, though, as Leroy Sane won the Young Player of the Year . He has been out of this world this season, and he is a deserved victor of the PFA Player of the Year award.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:55

He then said that I was doing a great job and wished me well. In a second entry dated January 28, Comey gives a multi-layered account of a dinner he had with Trump, including what they both said, and what he thought about what they said, and how that made him feel.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:56

But he added, "Compared to North Korea's behavior thus far, it marks one step forward". Freeland and Kono also met last month in Tokyo, where they affirmed their commitment to keep economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to end its nuclear program at this G7 meeting.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:54

EPA-EFE/GUILLAUME HORCAJUELOFrench Fed Cup team captain Yannick Noah reacts during the Fed Cup World Group semi final tie between France and the United States in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, 21 April 2018. 1 in Angie Kerber. Serving for the match, Keys found herself down break point one last time, but another strong serve brought her to deuce, and two points later, the American put her team back into the final.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:55

He's the first player to have five blocks in consecutive playoff games since DeAndre Jordan in 2014, per Tommy Beer of Basketball Insiders. The Celtics may have dropped two games in Milwaukee , but after struggling for the first three halves of Games 3 and 4, they seemingly have found the antidotes to Milwaukee's two game-changing reserves.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:54

North Korea is a popular, if offbeat, tourist destination for Chinese, especially from north-eastern China. This tweet was later deleted. State broadcaster CCTV broadcast images of a large overturned vehicle with light rain falling on rescue vehicles and doctors attending to a patient.

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:55

The Syrian government strongly denied the allegation and called on the OPCW to send a fact-finding mission for investigations. Aid workers in Syria have described desperate efforts to preserve evidence of a chemical weapons attack after global inspectors were finally given access to Douma .

by | April 22, 2018 | 04:17

After emerging from a freeze warning this morning, temperatures will rise to a comfortable 61 degrees today with no rain in the forecast. Saturday is looking lovely with highs in the mid 70s and mostly sunny skies. Monday: Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Tonight: Cloudy with showers ending. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 7 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 21 miles per hour.

by | April 22, 2018 | 04:05

Elizabeth has said it was her "sincere wish" that Prince Charles would follow her in the role, the BBC reports . According to TIME , the Queen's other birthday celebrates the moment she became a monarch. 19, 2018 in London, England. Commonwealth leaders set to discuss who should succeed Queen Elizabeth as head of the Commonwealth. The birthday celebrations took place after a busy week for the Royal Family and the Queen in which she hosted the Commonwealth Heads of ...

by | April 22, 2018 | 03:58

South Korea's military says North Korea is believed to have conducted its sixth nuclear test. Margot Wallstrom said Saturday that it's "good news" that steps are being taken "to de-escalate and to defer from further bomb and missile tests ".

by | April 22, 2018 | 03:56

There will be a gap of about 30 minutes between the two events. We have four home games on the bounce - we can use that as a springboard to get our campaign back on track. In the season opener, the team failed to defend a good score of 177 runs against Kolkata Knight Riders, but chased down a moderate 156 runs against Kings XI Punjab in the next game.

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".