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by | December 11, 2018 | 12:42

Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 Committee representing rank-and-file Tory lawmakers, said May's decision to pull the vote "is clearly the right thing to do". Theresa May will make a statement to MPs on Monday afternoon following reports she has cancelled Tuesday's crunch vote on her Brexit deal . The European Court of Justice ruled that when an EU member country has notified its intent to leave, "that member state is free to revoke unilaterally that notification".

by | December 11, 2018 | 11:56

The UN special envoy for Yemen , Martin Griffiths, says the talks are not meant to reach a political solution to the conflict but instead introduce a set of confidence-building measures that could pave the way for more comprehensive peace talks.

by | December 11, 2018 | 10:14

OSLO-One of the winners of this year's Nobel Peace Prize says the attention the prize has drawn to sexual violence against women in war zones must be followed by action against the abuses. "This award obligates Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad to continue their vital work". In her Nobel acceptance address Monday, Murad said more than 6,500 women and girls from her community had been kidnapped, raped and traded "in the 21st century, in the age of globalization and human rights".

by | December 11, 2018 | 10:02

The charismatic 43-year-old Nikol Pashinian took office in May after spearheading massive protests against his predecessor's power grab that forced the politician to step down. The former ruling Republican Party of Armenia has received 3.94%, the Social-Democratic Party Citizen Decision - 0.58%, the ARF Dashnaktsutyun - 5.00%, the Christian Revival Party - 0.45%, the National Progress Party - 0.34%, the bloc We - 2.03%, the Orinats Yerkir party - 0.98% and the all-Armenian party Sasna Tzrer ...

by | December 11, 2018 | 08:12

The Knockout Games of Destiny dance party at Sydney Olympic Park took place on Saturday night. She was charged with supply prohibited drug and is due to appear at Burwood Local Court on Thursday, January 10. She said the reforms which will be gradually introduced by the government will also extend powers to penalise event organisers if required. However, Ms Berejiklian has remained strong with the governments stance on pill testing, saying that it just won't work.

by | December 11, 2018 | 06:44

The mace has been seized on a handful of occasions in history, including during the English Civil War, and more recently by Michael Hesseltine in 1976. And she said that MPs who were threatening to vote against the deal she secured with Brussels must ask themselves the fundamental question: "Does this House want to deliver Brexit?" After facing what appeared to be the worst defeat in the House of Commons' history, which could have spelled the end of her reign as Britain's leader, Prime ...

by | December 11, 2018 | 06:01

The New Zealander charged with murdering the British backpacker Grace Millane has been described by his family as a loner who had fallen out with his father. Millane, 22, went missing from a hostel in Auckland on 1 December and a body was found in the Waitakere Ranges on Sunday. Beard said then that based on evidence uncovered during the investigation, they knew Grace was no longer alive.

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:47

The U.S. Treasury identified them as Choe Ryong-hae, an aide long regarded as the right-hand man to Kim Jong-un, who also heads the Workers' Party of Korean Organization and Guidance Department, . North Korean officials arrested Warmbier in January 2016 for allegedly attempting to steal a propaganda poster while visiting Pyongyang during a guided tour.

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:26

The children's parents took the meal to the police station where the pill was identified as ecstasy. Officers responded to the drive-in fast-food restaurant to continue their investigation, which led to the arrest of three Sonic Drive-In employees.

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:08

At a hearing that was adjourned on Friday, Canadian Crown prosecutor John Gibb-Carsley asked for bail to be denied, saying Meng had been accused of "conspiracy to defraud multiple financial institutions" and posed a flight risk. Wanzhou was detained on December 1 while changing planes in Vancouver, for allegedly evading US trade curbs on Iran. Otherwise, the person will be released.

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:07

Her lawyers and federal prosecutors have asked for a court hearing as soon as Tuesday morning. ABC News obtained a copy of the plea agreement and published excerpts of it Monday. Butina has been in solitary confinement in a Virginia jail. Torshin was present a May 2016 NRA event that was also attended by the U.S. president's son, Donald Trump Jr.

by | December 11, 2018 | 03:59

Nationally, it could the Congress expand United Progressive Alliance and bring more parties in its fold against the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance. Meanwhile, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee left for New Delhi earlier in the day to take part in the meeting. "But, first let them declare their prime ministerial candidate, then they should dream of fighting against us and ousting us", he said.

by | December 11, 2018 | 03:44

People in the office are crowded around the group of officers, screaming at them to stop. At one point during the video, an officer is seen pulling out a taser. Instead, Headley, 23, ended up behind bars - and at the centre of the latest viral video to inspire outrage over alleged police brutality. The NYPD called the incident "troubling" and said the encounter was "under review".

by | December 11, 2018 | 01:33

It took the jury, comprised of seven women and five men, seven hours to reach a verdict. Rescue workers assist people who were injured when a auto drove through a group of counter protestors at the "Unite the Right" rally Charlottesville, Va., U.S., August 12, 2017.

by | December 11, 2018 | 00:36

Since 2004, she was a human rights Council with the interruption is a member of the people. Russian President Vladimir Putin paid tribute to their work. About it reported in a press-service of the Council on human rights under the President of the Russian Federation. Alexeyeva refused to register the Moscow Helsinki Group as a "foreign agent" as required by a new law, instead cutting staff and foreign funding to get around the measure.

by | December 10, 2018 | 23:12

The court in the Siberian city of Irkutsk found Mikhail Popkov "guilty of killing 56 people between 1992 and 2007", according to a statement from the Irkutsk regional prosecutor's office. Investigators said they uncovered the remains of some of the victims' bodies based on Popkov's account. Local police have for years been investigating murders in the Irkutsk region, where dozens of women were raped and killed in secluded spots.

by | December 10, 2018 | 23:09

Two others sustained moderate injuries, including a 21-year-old man who was also shuttled to the hospital with wounds to his limbs, while four 16-year-old girls were lightly injured. IDF troops nearby responded by firing towards the vehicle, which fled. The woman, critically injured at the entrance to the settlement, was 30 weeks pregnant, doctors at the Shaare Zedek hospital in Jerusalem said.

by | December 10, 2018 | 21:05

The pro-Brexit march will move from Park Lane, all the way up to Victoria Street and onto Parliament Street. But a war of words has broken out after hard-left Labour grassroots group Momentum said about 15,000 turned up to oppose Mr Robinson's march , claiming opponents "vastly" outnumbered the Ukip-led demonstrators almost five to one.

by | December 10, 2018 | 20:59

Authorities said that the house in Youngstown, Ohio , went up in flames with the children and their mother inside at about 11.30pm Sunday. The mother of the children made it out of the house, but was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

by | December 10, 2018 | 20:59

Ayers had always been discussed as the individual who would replace John Kelly , who will be leaving by the end of the year . On Sunday, citing unnamed White House officials, The Wall Street Journal and other outlets said Trump and Ayers had failed to agree on terms.