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by | March 20, 2019 | 00:02

Saddled with debt of more than $1 billion, Jet is struggling to stay aloft. In more trouble for cash-strapped Jet Airways , an umbrella body of its domestic pilots Tuesday threatened to stop flying from April 1 if their dues are not paid by March-end even as aviation regulator DGCA said only 41 aircraft of the airline were in operation.

by | March 19, 2019 | 23:44

The airport of Sentani , the main transport hub of the province, remained open. A propeller plane lay partly crushed on a runway at the airport of nearby provincial capital Jayapura . Indonesia has over the past few months been hit by a series of natural disasters. Flooding in Indonesia is common during the rainy season, which lasts from October through April.

by | March 19, 2019 | 23:27

According to The Wall Street Journal , Washington plans to continue supporting Kurdish forces in Syria despite the threats from Ankara to launch a military operation against the Kurds in northern Syria. troops from Syria, leading to the resignation of then U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis. The PKK is a designated terrorist organization in the US and Turkey.

by | March 19, 2019 | 21:53

When talk emerged last autumn of a "Trump of the Tropics" running for president in Brazil , the actual US President Donald Trump took keen interest. The two were slated to work toward creating a "north-south axis" between the U.S. and Brazil on economic issues as the two largest economies in the western hemisphere, the official said.

by | March 19, 2019 | 21:51

Context: Kosminski has always been considered a suspect in the case, according to Fox News , but authorities have lacked significant evidence to tie the two together. The study also includes an analysis of the killer's appearance which suggested that the murderer had features of brown hair and eyes. The shawl was bought by businessman Russell Edwards at auction in 2007, then handed over to the scientists.

by | March 19, 2019 | 21:48

Footage of the attack on one of the mosques was broadcast live on Facebook, and a "manifesto" denouncing immigrants as "invaders" was also posted online via links to related social media accounts. She said that investigations were initiated to assess whether the remaining two accused arrested were directly involved in the attack. Numerous victims hailed from around the world.

by | March 19, 2019 | 21:38

After Burger King poked fun at the president for his mistake, George Conway wrote in a searing tweet: "Think of how much of a laughingstock a president has to become to have *Burger King* make fun of him". "POTUS doesn't even know him!" "No, I don't share those concerns", she said. The president shared Parscale's unconfirmed mutterings to his almost 60 million followers with the added comment, "A total loser!" But a decade later in September 2018, Trump cited that gaffe as an example of ...

by | March 19, 2019 | 21:24

Facebook is under pressure after the murder of 50 people in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand was livestreamed on its platform. "We remain shocked and saddened by this tragedy and are committed to working with leaders in New Zealand, other governments, and across the technology industry to help counter hate speech and the threat of terrorism", Facebook said.

by | March 19, 2019 | 20:29

MPs rejected Theresa May's deal for a second time last week by 149 votes . Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt had told the BBC Monday morning that the government was hopeful there would be a third "meaningful vote" on Brexit on Tuesday.

by | March 19, 2019 | 20:10

Democrat Hillary Clinton won the popular vote in the 2016 presidential election but Republican Donald Trump won the electoral college. Warren, who was asked how she will protect the right to vote if elected president, also called for a constitutional amendment that "protects the right to vote for every American citizen, and to make sure that vote gets counted".

by | March 19, 2019 | 19:53

Ardern said Monday that she expected all bodies to be returned to the families by Wednesday, but that now looks unlikely. Mourners stand in front of the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch , New Zealand , Tuesday, March 19, 2019. "Just because Australians are frustrated about traffic jams and population pressures encroaching on their quality of life, especially in this city, does not mean they are anti-migrant or racist", Morrison said during a speech in Melbourne yesterday, warning ...

by | March 19, 2019 | 19:40

Nazarbayev came to power in oil-rich Kazakhstan when it was still a Soviet republic and has previously never indicated a successor. "I have taken the decision to resign from the post of presidency", Mr Nazarbayev said . Nazarbayev's resignation will set the stage for a potential battle between Russian Federation and the United States for influence over the successor government.

by | March 19, 2019 | 18:33

Emails were sought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office, which is probing Russia's role in the 2016 US presidential election, as well as by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, dating back as far as June 2015, according to the documents .

by | March 19, 2019 | 17:21

The PSNI are also urging anyone with footage to hand it over to the police instead of posting it on social media. Police said they were called to reports of a "crush" at the front of the hotel involving a large group of young people waiting to enter a St Patrick's night party.

by | March 19, 2019 | 17:19

The parents of one of the babies were washed away and died. Television footage showed hundreds of rescuers and members of the police and military evacuating residents to shelters at a government office. Two Malaysian women have been killed by a landslide triggered by an quake in Lombok. Abu Bakar said presently nine injured Malaysians were being treated at a hospital in Lombok.

by | March 19, 2019 | 17:08

Suffolk Political Research Center Director David Paleologos believes the shift in public sentiment is thanks to Trump's very persuasive communication skills. The placement of the question in the survey also may have led respondents to think about issues beyond the Mueller investigation. Another 14 percent said it was not at all, or not particularly, important.

by | March 19, 2019 | 16:10

The minister added that he had made it clear to Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and deputy Vice President Fuat Oktay - who are both visiting New Zealand - that the country's image should not be distorted. "Have no doubt we will send you back like your grandfathers". Erdogan's AK Party, which has dominated Turkish politics for more than 16 years, is battling for votes as the economy tips into recession after years of strong growth.

by | March 19, 2019 | 15:29

The case is 18-281, VA House of Delegates v. Bethune-Hill. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg questioned why the House should be allowed to bring the appeal since they only represent one chamber of Virginia's legislative body. Cooley added, "We believe that Judge Jackson's ruling is consistent with the mandates of the United States Supreme Court on these sentencing issues".

by | March 19, 2019 | 14:24

He alleges that the social media site did this purposefully to elevate the alleged defamatory statements made against him. "Between February 2018 and March 2019, Twitter allowed @DevinNunesMom to post hundreds of egregiously false, defamatory, insulting abusive, hateful, scandalous and vile statements about Nunes that without question violated Twitter's Terms of Service and Rules", the complaint, which was first reported by Fox News, reads .

by | March 19, 2019 | 11:58

The social media giant, however, failed to confirm that it'd deleted all the videos from the platform. Social media companies are facing new questions about platform moderation after the shooting, which spread not only on the biggest services, but also on the darkest corners of the internet.