World

by | May 07, 2018 | 01:14

Former French president Francois Hollande , who was head of state at the time, said on Twitter that Trump's comments were "shameful" and "obscene" . The French foreign ministry statement added that " France is proud to be a safe country where the purchasing and owning of guns is strictly controlled".

by | May 07, 2018 | 01:02

Votes in the local elections equated to a 35% share for both Labour and the Conservatives, which could leave Mr Corbyn as the leader of the largest party in a hung parliament if repeated at a general election. Of the 10 council areas where Unseat events were held, five resulted in victory for the Conservatives, two in no overall control, and three are yet to be announced.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:55

Hon". The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on its members that may have been aggrieved following the conduct of its Saturday Ward Congress across the country to seek redress in its Appeal Panel. When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, DSP Mohammed Shehu, said the restriction of movement was to ensure smooth conduct of the exercise.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:53

Talking to TOI, president of Students' union, Mashkoor Ahmad Usmani said, "Resistance will continue till a judicial inquiry is marked into the incident and the culprits arrested". The Aligarh Police on Sunday detained three HJM leaders; they were trying to carry out a march without police permission. Tariq Mansoor visited the students, who were injured after police restored lathi charge on Wednesday.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:51

Earlier in the day, PM Modi hold Congress party exclusively responsible for not letting Parliament function properly in this session. Apart from education and liquor mafia, the mafia of cable, transfer and sand were getting stronger. "Later realised it's to stash the black money these ministers have looted over the years", he said. ".And in Karnataka?" he asked the crowd, which said the Congress will be ousted from power in the southern state as well.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:48

Rinne (35) was pulled for the third time this post-season. And if they do, the incredible turnaround in the second period Saturday will be a big part of the reason. Now they have to do exactly that themselves, and once at the smallest and loudest arena in the league. "We did our job and then they did theirs". The Jets were outshot 16-3 between the midway point of the second period and into the third period.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:50

Local authorities are linking the abduction to the Taliban , however, they are yet to take responsibility for the action. Officials in Afghanistan say a bomb blast inside a mosque that was being used as a voter registration center has killed at least 14 people and wounded more than 30.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:39

The rookie put his terrible night down to "overthinking" and believes it was more self-inflicted rather than what the Celtics were able to do defensively. He's now the 21st player since 1964 to play at least 31 minutes in a playoff game and put up just one point. The Sixers held a 91-88 lead with seven minutes left in regulation.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:35

A constitutionally-required three-fourths of lawmakers signed the petition calling for the special session, a first of its kind action by lawmakers. House and Senate leaders announced late Thursday that a 30-day special session would begin May 18.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:34

Group D features three-time champions Iran, 2007 champions Iraq, Yemen, and Vietnam, while Group E features Saudi Arabia , Qatar, Lebanon, and North Korea. Milicic was a member of the management team that masterminded that success, so knows all too well the pressure of delivering as host country. The prize money is just a host of enhancements introduced to strengthen the stature of Asia's most prestigious competition.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:31

Rallies were expected to take place in 97 cities around Russian Federation, with a number of them unsanctioned by authorities - including the protests in Moscow and St. Moscow police said about 300 people were detained in the capital, state news agencies said, and there was no official countrywide tally. Dozens of participants in the rallies have been arrested along with Navalny, with one source telling Russian pro-democracy group OVD-Info that as many as 50 arrests were made in the ...

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:27

The two Koreas joined forces on Thursday ahead of an elite eight match that would pit them against each other after accepting the proposal from the International Table Tennis Federation. Veteran Liu Shiwen beat Lee Ho Ching 3-1 in the third game to help China lead by 2-1. "At least now we can be a more powerful team", Suh Hyowon said in a video shared by ITTF .

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:34

About 14.5 percent of the country's total districts "were under insurgent control or influence - the highest level recorded since SIGAR began receiving district control data", according to the report . The BBC said one of its Afghan reporters, Ahmad Shah, was killed the same day in a separate attack in the eastern Khost province. The United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation have been attempting for the last 17 years to build the capacity of Afghan security forces so that it is ...

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:33

Chicago police said their officers were working with the ATF on an undercover operation when the shooting happened. Also the local hospital was taken by the police officer. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that the Chicago PD tasked hundreds of officers with locating the shooter Friday, who is still at large. Neighborhood residents reported hearing a barrage of gunshots.

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:31

In most cases, this point comes around six weeks, when the fetus is about the size of a pea and many women are not yet aware they are pregnant. The Iowa ban permits exceptions for a threat to the life of the mother, pregnancy by rape or incest, and fetal abnormality that is "incompatible with life".

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:32

Those storms will work their way east/ northeast clipping the Missouri Ozarks after midnight tonight . These two rounds of thunderstorms - combined with the threat of scattered showers and storms through the day on Thursday - could bring over an inch of rain to much of the area.

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:28

But a lawyer for a Trump subsidiary sent a letter promising to file suit if the board took any action. The Trump Organization will still manage the building; its contract runs until 2019. The letters would cost an estimated $42,000 to completely remove. He wrote that, if the board made any effort to remove the sign, the Trump Organization "will have no choice but to commence appropriate legal proceedings".

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:19

Sam Darnold hopped on the bus at 6:45 a.m. Friday and headed from his hotel to the Jets' training facility, eager to start his National Football League career.Darnold knows he won't get it all done at once this weekend, at the Jets' rookie minicamp.

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:18

In a first, GST revenues for the month of March collected in April surpassed Rs1 trillion. "Therefore, this month's revenue can not be taken as a trend for the future". Pratik Jain, Partner and Leader, Indirect Tax, PwC, said: "Though there may have been some impact of year-end push and adjustments (in improved collections), compliance is steadily improving".

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:16

In a move championed by the golden state of California , they will fight against the administration's revisions of Obama-era auto greenhouse gas emission rules - one of his most significant measures against climate change. In a new study contrasting the effects on consumers of energy efficiency standards versus energy taxes, the Georgetown economist Arik Levinson notes that both energy efficiency standards and energy taxes function as a regressive tax , taking a larger percentage of ...