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by | March 22, 2019 | 16:24

A top House Democrat says Ivanka Trump , the president's daughter and a powerful White House aide, is not preserving all of her official email communications as required by federal law. In the final month of the 2016 presidential race, Donald Trump accused Clinton of "willful and deliberate criminal conduct" in her use of private email while serving as secretary of state.

by | March 22, 2019 | 16:21

Carter , the son of a Georgia peanut farmer, was 52 years old when he was elected as the 39th president in 1976 and is best known as a champion of worldwide human rights both during and after his tenure. But in the wake of the Watergate scandal, his pledge to "never lie" to the public resonated with voters, and he went on the capture the nomination and then narrowly defeat GOP President Gerald Ford.

by | March 22, 2019 | 15:25

Trump called the Golan - a strategic area seized from Syria and annexed in a move never recognized by the global community - "of critical strategic and security importance to the State of Israel and Regional Stability!" Syria failed to retake the region by force in 1973.

by | March 22, 2019 | 14:55

The UK Prime Minister also hinted that she would resign if her deal, agreed with European Union leaders last November, was again voted down. French President Emmanuel Macron could vote against delaying Brexit , as could other leaders.

by | March 22, 2019 | 14:42

In a statement on March 22, the Resolute Support mission gave no further details and withheld the names of those killed. The statement did not say where the operation was conducted. The talks have also opened a rift between Washington and Kabul , with some Afghan officials accusing the United States of sidelining the Afghan government.

by | March 22, 2019 | 14:15

This is the second year in a row which has seen Finland take number one place. In order, the countries that ranked top 10 are: Finland , Denmark, Norway, Iceland, Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, New Zealand, Canada and Austria . The unhappiest nation was South Sudan, where the UN recently said 60 per cent of people face food insecurity following a bloody civil war which has claimed the lives of an estimated 400,000 people.

by | March 22, 2019 | 14:13

His former Mining and Energy Minister Moreira Franco was also arrested. Temer, 78, left office on January 1 and no longer has the partial immunity that helped him avoid prosecution. Temer, Brazil's most unpopular leader ever, faced a number of corruption accusations on leaving office a year ago. Initially launched as a money laundering probe, it was expanded to cover allegations of corruption at the state-controlled oil company Petrobras.

by | March 22, 2019 | 13:16

In the prison in south London , 48-year-old Modi's inmates will include the likes of alleged Dawood henchman Pakistani-origin Jabir Moti, now undergoing extradition proceedings to the US. He is accused of siphoning off around Rs 13,000 crore from the Punjab National Bank . Mallya and Nirav Modi deny the allegations. He launched his own eponymous brand in 2010 and he soon had stores across India, as well as in New York, London and Hong Kong.

by | March 22, 2019 | 10:11

The exact cause of the Tianjiayi Chemical explosion remains under investigation. President Xi Jinping , who is in Italy on a state visit, ordered all-out efforts to care for the injured and to "earnestly maintain social stability", state television said.

by | March 22, 2019 | 09:50

The adhan, or Muslim call to prayer, will be broadcast on all major New Zealand networks at 1:30 p.m. (NZ time), followed by a two-minute nationwide silence. The Guardian says the New Zealand government believes around 13,500 of those weapons fall into the "banned" categories. Access for worldwide shooting competitions would also be considered.

by | March 22, 2019 | 08:53

The Trump decision to recognize the Golan now gives Netanyahu a significant boost before the election, but will also also trigger criticism that the USA president is blatantly meddling in the Israeli elections. The Palestinians have already severed ties with the US over Washington's Jerusalem policies. Neither were accompanied by Israeli leaders during the hugely symbolic visits.

by | March 22, 2019 | 07:55

Elijah Cummings , D-Md., the chair of the committee, requested documents and information relating to the Trump White House's use of nongovernmental channels. The scrutiny of the couple's communications by the House committee comes after news reports revealed the use of private email accounts and messaging applications as part of their government jobs.

by | March 22, 2019 | 07:10

Ardern recited a passage from the Koran just before the recitation of the call to prayer , first in Arabic and then in English. Flowers laid by mourners on a wall at the Botanical Gardens in Christchurch for the terror attack victims have become a symbol of the New Zealand's united grief.

by | March 22, 2019 | 06:50

A spokesman for the Samaria Regional Council said the auto was hit while traveling between the settlements of Itamar and Elon Moreh. He then drove his auto to the Gitai Avishar junction and opened fire on Israelis at a bus station. Gen. Eran Niv conducted a preliminary investigation at the scene of the shooting, and it was "considering the possibility the rock-throwing was the result of an internal dispute between Palestinians".

by | March 22, 2019 | 05:11

President Trump said Thursday at the White House that, "Talks with China are going very well". The Wall Street Journal first reported the development, after testimony from both of those top officials to Congress last week that talks are in the final stages.

by | March 22, 2019 | 04:38

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Christian leaders rushed to praise Trump for the declaration. "President Trump has just made history". "As someone who advocated and endorsed the long-overdue move of the United States embassy to Jerusalem, it's hard to see urgency or wisdom in U.S. recognition of Israel's sovereignty over [the] Golan ", said Robert Satloff, the executive director of the The Washington Institute for Near-East Policy.

by | March 22, 2019 | 00:01

Maj. Gen. Saad Maan, a spokesperson for the interior ministry, says 71 people died and another 55 have been rescued , including 19 children. "We are seeing video of what appears to be a ferry upside down. Images on social media show the upturned vessel and people floating in the water. "It can normally carry 50 people". He said it wasn't long before he saw people drowning, their heads bobbing up and "sliding away across the water like plastic bags".

by | March 21, 2019 | 23:54

Now, our laws will, too", Ardern said Thursday. While the exact weapon used in the attack remains unknown, images of the weapon appear to show an AR-15, a widely available semi-automatic rifle. In 2019 alone, there have been over 60 mass shootings in America . New Zealand does not have anything resembling a Second Amendment, making gun bans relatively easy to pursue.

by | March 21, 2019 | 23:57

This major, unexpected announcement comes just days before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the White House on Monday and speaks at the pro-Israel AIPAC conference in Washington. "I think it's symbolic that a senior American official go there with a prime minister of Israel", he said before making the trip. Netanyahu said he was looking forward to making the relationship "even stronger" during the visit.

by | March 21, 2019 | 22:25

The president's comments amounted to his clearest statement yet in favor of the report's release and come after he said in a tweet last week that there should not even be a Mueller report . According to their sources, Lemire and Jalonick report, "a full-throated attack on the investigation, portraying it as a failed coup, could also be the centerpiece of Trump campaign events, including rallies".