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by | January 20, 2019 | 17:15

The second round was supposed to take place in Jeddah but Taliban pulled out of the talks over disagreement on the inclusion of Afghan government in the peace process. "Pakistan should first and foremost introspect its own role and responsibility in the precarious situation in Afghanistan; put an end to all kind of support to cross border terrorism from territories under Pakistan " s control, and join global efforts to bring inclusive peace to Afghanistan", Mr Kumar said.

by | January 20, 2019 | 16:46

Downing Street said she would speak to members of the Cabinet on Sunday and is expected to update them on her talks with other political parties. However, speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show on Sunday, Starmer suggested Labour was open to keeping the terms in the withdrawal agreement as long as other key changes were made - such as a commitment to a full, permanent customs union and a high alignment with the EU's single market.

by | January 20, 2019 | 16:32

The casualty figures could not immediately be independently confirmed. Security officials in Sudan have killed dozens of protesters and rounded up hundreds since widespread anti-austerity protests began on December 19, 2018, four organizations said today.

by | January 20, 2019 | 13:38

The PM candidate for the Alliance, Ulf Kristersson, said after the deal between the Social Democrats, Centre and the Liberals on January 11: "This is a real betrayal of all the voters who voted for an Alliance party in order to get a new government and a new direction in Swedish politics".

by | January 20, 2019 | 12:23

As the shutdown passed the four-week mark, making it the longest in US history, about 800,000 federal workers were still at home on furlough or working without pay, a situation that was threatening public services and the economy. border to keep out illegal immigrants and drugs. Dollars 563 million to support the immigration court system, including hiring 75 new immigration judge teams to reduce the immigration court backlog of 800,000 cases was also part of Trump's proposal.

by | January 20, 2019 | 11:42

The process to complete the initial registration is expected to take about five days, and the migrants are being told they can wait on either side of the border while their petitions are processed. Instead, groups of students in white t-shirts received the migrants as they stepped across the bridge, directing them to immigration authorities. But hundreds more ignored the offer.

by | January 20, 2019 | 11:28

President Ivan Duque tweeted that "all Colombians reject terrorism, and we are united to confront it". Later in a statement to the nation, he said he had ordered reinforcements to Colombia's borders and routes in and out of cities. Leftist rebels from the National Liberation Army have been stepping up attacks on police targets in Colombia amid a standoff with conservative President Ivan Duque over how to re-start stalled peace talks.

by | January 20, 2019 | 10:03

Three survivors of a rubber dinghy that sank in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya say up to 117 other migrants were aboard at the time, a United Nations migration official said Saturday. According to the IOM , at least 2,297 people died at sea or went missing trying to reach Europe in 2018. The survivors told them about 120 people, including a pregnant girl and two children, were aboard when the boat left Libya.

by | January 20, 2019 | 09:46

Former Northern Irish first minister Arlene Foster, who heads the province's Democratic Unionist Party, referred to it as a "pointless act of terror ", while the Republic of Ireland's foreign minister Simon Coveney called it a "car bomb terrorist attack".

by | January 20, 2019 | 09:46

Neither party has acknowledged the accusations. Announcing the final results of the much-delayed poll, the Constitutional Court said Tshisekedi had won by a simple majority , paving the way for him to take over from longterm leader Joseph Kabila .

by | January 20, 2019 | 09:13

They saw each other up to five times a month. "He would ask me for the "3 B's: "Buena, Bonita y Barata" ('good, nice and inexpensive")", she said. Intercepted BlackBerry messages show Guzman instructing her to buy 400 kilos of marijuana to be loaded onto a private plane flown by a pilot who was his associate.

by | January 20, 2019 | 07:45

Some of the boys could be seen wearing hoodies and jackets with the name of Covington Catholic High School, an all-boys' school in Northern Kentucky. According to Native American media, Phillips is an elder in Omaha and a veteran of the Vietnam War.

by | January 20, 2019 | 06:34

PM Modi faces a united opposition in the national elections , which will make the fight tougher. Against the backdrop of the West Bengal government denying permission to BJP to organise yatras in West Bengal, the prime minister said political parties in the TMC-ruled state are not even allowed to carry out their programmes.

by | January 20, 2019 | 06:12

I never said there was no collusion between the campaign, or between people in the campaign; I have no idea... Also, in a tweet from February 2016, Trump claimed: 'Russia started their anti-US campaign in 2014, long before I announced that I would run for President.

by | January 19, 2019 | 23:15

President Donald Trump has cancelled the United States delegation's trip to the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Switzerland, due to the partial government shutdown. Mr. Trump's decision to pull Pelosi's military plane came one day after she asked him to postpone his State of the Union address because of the shutdown, although a White House official insists the president didn't make the move in response to Pelosi.

by | January 19, 2019 | 22:45

The Serbian political establishment has found itself in a hard spot: it needs to secure European Union membership, but that is only possible if it signs an agreement with Pristina recognizing the legitimacy of the Kosovo state. A fountain on Belgrade's main square has been lit in the colors of the Russian and Serbian flags, bookstores in the capital are displaying works about Putin, and a plateau in front of the biggest Orthodox Church in the Balkans is being hastily paved before his ...

by | January 19, 2019 | 20:11

Forensic experts inspected and photographed the remains while soldiers and other military personnel guarded the cordoned-off area that was littered with half-burned shoes, clothes and containers used by people to collect fuel. Veteran leftist Lopez Obrador launched a crackdown on fuel theft on December 27 and ordered pipelines to be closed temporarily to stop illegal taps draining billions of dollars from the heavily-indebted state oil firm Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex).

by | January 19, 2019 | 19:58

President George W. Bush fed some hungry Secret Service agents on Friday and also managed to throw some serious shade on Capitol Hill. In an Instagram post from Bush, he said he and his wife, Laura Bush , are grateful to their Secret Service personnel and to the thousands of federal employees who are working without a paycheck.

by | January 19, 2019 | 19:18

The Anti-Defamation League describes NOI as having "a consistent record of anti-Semitism" since the 1930s. Sarsour has maintained ties to Farrakhan. At "almost every turn", she wrote, Women's March co-leader Tamika Mallory "has failed to clearly denounce" Louis Farrakhan , the leader of the Nation of Islam group, who has a "long history of antisemitism".

by | January 19, 2019 | 17:32

On Twitter, Trump has used the phrase "no collusion" dozens of times, and a number of those instances were direct denials that his campaign was involved with the Russian government. "No collusion!" the president declared in multiple public appearances. "As far as we're concerned, everything is over", Giuliani told Reuters. FILE - This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort (C) and his defense lawyer Richard Westling (L) before U.S.