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by | February 25, 2019 | 12:28

It says: "Recent reports have highlighted that British licence holders resident in Ireland who have failed to previously exchange their licence for an Irish licence must do so in advance of March 29th in order to continue driving legally in the event of a no-deal Brexit ".

by | February 25, 2019 | 12:26

Instead, she is asking sceptical members of Parliament to give her more time to renegotiate, promising they will have a vote by March 12 - 17 days before the United Kingdom is set to leave the bloc, with or without a deal. A cross-party group of MPs seeking to block a no-deal break immediately confirmed they would be tabling an amendment giving the House the power to demand a delay to Brexit if an agreement is not in place by March 13.

by | February 25, 2019 | 07:59

The plane landed safely at Chittagong airport in southeastern Bangladesh, where the passengers were evacuated. One crew member had been held hostage, the officials said. The man also opened fire as he tried to enter the cockpit of the plane. The aircraft was cordoned off on landing at the Shah Amanat International airport in Chittagong.

by | February 25, 2019 | 05:00

Paul, remained under a winter storm watch on the western edge of the heavy snow, with 3 to 5 inches expected Saturday night , with wind gusts up to 35 miles per hour. Localized snow totals of up to an inch have been reported in the hills near those cities. Clouds increasing Tuesday with the risk of snow during the afternoon and at night.

by | February 25, 2019 | 03:34

The safe zone, he said, was originally proposed by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Kurdish-led authorities in the north welcomed the White House reversal. The US Department of State said the Akar-Shanahan meeting was organized to "reaffirm the defense relationship" between their countries. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Friday that a few hundred American troops may stay in Syria as a stabilizing force after the majority of USA forces withdraw.

by | February 24, 2019 | 23:25

Ms May was in Brussels this week for talks with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, and will meet European Council president Donald Tusk on Sunday at an EU-Arab League summit in Egypt. When Theresa May came back to parliament again on Valentine's Day and asked MPs to reaffirm those two amendments, she suffered an embarrassing defeat, after a rebellion by the backbench European Research Group (ERG).

by | February 24, 2019 | 22:14

She replaces Prince Khalid bin Salman Al Saud, a son of King Salman and a former fighter pilot who insisted after Khashoggi's disappearance on October 2 that the Washington Post columnist simply left the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul.

by | February 24, 2019 | 21:37

Within minutes, the fire, whose cause is yet to be ascertained, spread to vehicles parked there. Near 30 fire tenders were rushed to the spot and the firefighters were struggling to douse the fire. At the time of filing this report , ADG Fire Sunil Agarwal was meeting top IAF officials at the base to discuss further course of action. A probe has been ordered to investigate the cause of fire, India's Defence Minsitry said.

by | February 24, 2019 | 21:27

In the video , Zuckerman says, "If this doesn't get turned around in 10 years , you're looking at the faces of the people who are going to be living with the consequences". Why?" Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) waits to board an elevator after a vote on January 31 on Capitol Hill. She's been urging Democrat colleagues to back the expensive and progressive Green New Deal.

by | February 24, 2019 | 20:27

British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn could seize on a "huge opportunity" to win back key seats in its former Scottish heartland by endorsing a second vote on Brexit, former Labour prime minister Tony Blair said. Meanwhile, one ex-Labour member of the new Independent Group of MPs has said it could help keep Mrs May in power on condition that she agreed to another European Union referendum with Remain as an option.

by | February 24, 2019 | 19:29

Annette Taddeo (Miami) said she was "dumbfounded" by Sanders' response, Politico reports . Following, Sanders was asked if he considers Maduro a dictator and if Maduro should step down - Sanders refused to call for Maduro to step down.

by | February 24, 2019 | 19:12

King Salman joined leaders from Europe and the Middle East in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh Sunday night for the first EU-Arab League summit. While May insists the United Kingdom will leave as planned on March 29, even some of her senior ministers are now openly threatening to side with rebels to stop putting it to another vote in parliament.

by | February 24, 2019 | 17:59

It took almost 200 firefighters and more than five hours to contain the blaze in the area which, locals claimed, was home to more than three million people. Shikder said there was "no more confusion" about the tally. At least 27 people died in the fire and more than 100 were injured. He said doctors stated condition of an injured as very critical.

by | February 24, 2019 | 16:38

Attending will be Donald Tusk, president of the European Council of EU member countries, and Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, the bloc s executive arm. European and Arab leaders gather Sunday for their first summit aimed at stepping up cooperation on trade, security and migration while the EU-Brexit stalemate looms on the sidelines.

by | February 24, 2019 | 15:29

Initial reports indicate that three people were aboard the aircraft, which had left Miami earlier. Both the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) have launched an investigation. Weather radar at the time of the accident showed the plane was approaching a storm a few miles away, but it didn't appear that the plane had entered the rain yet, FlightRadar24 said.

by | February 24, 2019 | 14:46

There were no reports of casualties or damage. "A destructive Pacific-wide tsunami is not expected" because of the quake, the U.S. Tsunami Warning Center said in notices that were sent to Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa and other areas. "I was very scared and we went out to the street", Lissette Alarcón, a 25-year-old university student, told Reuters . The tremor was also felt by people in Peru and Colombia.

by | February 24, 2019 | 06:27

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un set off by train for Vietnam on Saturday, for his second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump next week, media reported, and hours later, two witnesses saw a train crossing into China from North Korea .

by | February 24, 2019 | 05:16

According to FlightRadar the jet had departed Miami at 11.33 local time and was scheduled to arrive at Houston Intercontinental at 12.53 local time. The Coast Guard dispatched several boats to assist in the search for survivors. It had been coming from Miami , according to the Federal Aviation Administration .

by | February 23, 2019 | 20:39

Nigeria counts votes in closely-fought presidential election even as voting continues in some units where polling opened late or ballot machines malfunctioned. One state governor waited almost an hour for a voting card reader to work properly, the Daily Trust newspaper reported. Bego explained that Governor Gaidam did not travel to his Bukarti ward near Gaidam town - and 230 kilometres away from the state capital - to cast his vote.

by | February 23, 2019 | 18:41

GUWAHATI- At least 17 Indian tea plantation workers have died from drinking toxic bootleg liquor after receiving their weekly wages, with more than 40 critically ill in hospital, a doctor said on Friday. Police suspect the liquor was procured late Thursday night from the home of a 65-year-old woman named Dhraupadi Oran and her 30-year-old son Sanju Oran in the Salmara tea garden of Golaghat.