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by | April 09, 2019 | 21:46

And she spoke by phone with European Council president Donald Tusk, European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, Dutch PM Mark Rutte and Malta's Joseph Muscat to set out the case for extending the Brexit process to June 30. Yet nothing is yet resolved. Unable to convince enough of her own Conservatives of the merits of her deal to get it passed, May is courting socialist Jeremy Corbyn, whose Labour Party wants to keep Britain more closely tied to the bloc after Brexit.

by | April 09, 2019 | 20:44

He accused the Congress and its ally NCP of standing with those who want a separate Prime Minister for Jammu and Kashmir . "Pakistan would not have born in 1947 had Congress leaders acted wisely in the pre-Independence era", PM Modi said, adding that the Congress manifesto speaks the same language as that of Pakistan.

by | April 09, 2019 | 17:14

In a statement released today, Ribeiro said that the escalation of violence in and around Tripoli has caused the displacement of more than 2,800 persons fleeing from fighting, has blocked emergency services from reaching casualties and civilians, and damaged electricity lines.

by | April 09, 2019 | 17:12

Prime Minister Theresa May brought her case for a further delay to Britain's departure from the European Union to Berlin on Tuesday, while German and French officials insisted that any extension to the deadline must come with strings attached and assurances from London.

by | April 09, 2019 | 15:17

When pressed, one White House official said there was a feeling in the West Wing that it was "just time " for Trump and Nielsen to part ways after bumping heads on numerous occasions during her 16-month tenure. "I couldn't have been more disappointed" to see Vitiello's nomination pulled, he said, describing Vitiello as "a 30-year Border Patrol, deputy chief and you're saying , 'Well, you're not really tough enough?' I find that kind of unbelievable".

by | April 09, 2019 | 04:38

Customs, and Border Protection Commissioner. On Monday, Nielsen told reporters she still supports the president's border goals. Nielsen's resignation raised concern that an even more radical crackdown would occur with officials like Stephen Miller , who crafted the policy that led to kids being separated at the border, would prevail at the White House.

by | April 09, 2019 | 04:11

Also, activists in Sudan say attempts by security forces to quash a protest set off widespread violence, killing at least six people since Saturday. The Taliban have held talks with a US envoy in recent months while continuing to carry out daily attacks on Afghan forces.

by | April 08, 2019 | 23:55

Reports indicate that Khalilzad will meet with Afghan leaders on Sunday, which will be a follow-up of his first meeting with the government leaders and Afghan politicians where they discussed the Afghan peace process and the upcoming Qatar meeting.

by | April 08, 2019 | 23:43

Since heading to Washington , Pence has repeatedly attempted to persuade Americans - specifically conservative Christians - that the Trump presidency has been one of the most supportive of the values of conservative Christians in history. Buttigieg then slammed the vice president and others who have vocalized their opposition to the LGBTQIA community by pushing this "message that puts you at war not only with yourself but with your maker".

by | April 08, 2019 | 22:12

Secret Service Director Randolph "Tex" Alles is leaving his job, according to the White House. She said that Trump has picked career Secret Service member James M. President Trump announced on Monday that Alles will be replaced. On Friday, after announcing the withdrawal of Vitiello's nomination, Trump told reporters : "Ron's a good man, but we're going in a tougher direction".

by | April 08, 2019 | 22:10

Unprecedented scenes were reported of young troops throwing their support behind the uprising against President al-Bashir whose genocidal regime is facing its biggest threat since he rose to power 30 years ago. "We call on all people around Khartoum to gather there to protect our people on the ground". Bashir has acknowledged that the protesters have legitimate demands but that they must be addressed peacefully, and through the ballot box.

by | April 08, 2019 | 21:56

Kimberley Sue Endicott, an American tourist together with the senior tour guide, Jean-Paul, who were kidnapped on gunpoint last Tuesday, 2nd April, 2019, while on an evening game drive at Queen Elizabeth National park", the statement read.

by | April 08, 2019 | 19:31

It added it shared the "international revulsion" of the laws and that the decision to confer the honorary degree of civil law by diploma to Bolkiah in 1993 would be reconsidered through its "established process". Raise your voices now. Protest against the Beverly Hills and Bel-Air Hotels began in 2014 when Brunei was first implementing Sharia law within the country.

by | April 08, 2019 | 19:28

Laleh Sharavesh, 55, was arrested at Dubai airport last month with her 14-year-old daughter as they travelled to the Gulf state to attend her former husband's funeral. I am terrified. I can't sleep or eat. Detained in Dubai , which has spoken to Laleh Sharavesh and is representing her, describes the family's experience as "heartbreaking" and says it was warned the British government that its advice to tourists is "insufficient".

by | April 08, 2019 | 18:29

Those talks are due April 14-16. What does Haftar's move mean? After more than two decades living in the United States, where he was rumoured to be working for the Central Intelligence Agency, in 2011 he returned home to take part in the uprising against Kadhafi.

by | April 08, 2019 | 14:38

If the European Union refuses, Britain faces a sudden and chaotic departure on Friday - the Brexit deadline previously set by the EU. Britain switched to burgundy in 1988 in line with most other countries' passports in what was then the European Community.

by | April 08, 2019 | 14:29

Trump told reporters that the event was "negative" and "boring" as he was leaving the White House on his way to visit the southern border in California Friday morning. Instead, the association invited Ron Chernow , a biographer of presidents, to be the featured speaker. Trump teased a possible attendance shortly after the announcement that Chernow would speak at the dinner last November, tweeting : "Good first step in comeback of a dying evening and tradition!" Comedian Michelle ...

by | April 08, 2019 | 13:56

The European Union gave London until 12 April to either come up with an alternative solution or leave without a deal on that day. PM May has already asked the EU for an extension until June 30, but it is likely that unless a consensus has been formed that the EU will only offer a longer extension - one year has been talked about - which would mean that the United Kingdom would have to take part in European Parliamentary Elections, something that the United Kingdom government does not want ...

by | April 08, 2019 | 12:44

Pence earlier this week called for the release of six CITGO executives who've been jailed in Venezuela for more than a year without trial. Pence said some of their relatives were at his speech Friday in Houston. US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin accused Cuba of " providing a lifeline " to the "illegitimate... regime" of President Nicolas Maduro through "oil-for-repression schemes".

by | April 08, 2019 | 12:25

Six towns and cities along the Karkheh river needed to be evacuated as soon as possible, Khuzestan's governor Gholamreza Shariati said . Eleven towns and scores of villages have been already evacuated. According to reports , aid agencies are struggling to cope with the scale of the crisis and Iran's budget is under pressure due to USA sanctions on energy and banking.