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by | April 11, 2019 | 22:00

While this specific designation has been discussed a number of times in the past, many media outlets have pointed out this could be seen as an unprecedented move, as no formal government entity has ever earned a spot on the terrorist organization list before.

by | April 11, 2019 | 19:43

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Monday assured tourists of their safety in the country, noting that the security in national parks will be enhanced. "God bless them and their families!" In 1999, an American couple, four Britons and two New Zealanders were killed along with four guides after being ambushed by gunmen in the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

by | April 11, 2019 | 19:26

According to the Liberals, the then-newly-elected MPs chose to defer the vote until after the next party policy convention, which took place in Winnipeg in 2016, which, they aver, means they're not now subject to the Reform Act , or any of its provisions.

by | April 11, 2019 | 18:11

Kim underlined the need to "vigorously advance socialist construction" based on North Korea's own efforts, technology and resources, "under the uplifted banner of self-reliance, so as to deal a telling blow to the hostile forces who go with bloodshot eyes miscalculating that sanctions can bring the DPRK to its knees".

by | April 11, 2019 | 17:41

Italy's interior minister, Matteo Salvini , leader of the anti-immigrant League party, said at a press conference in the city of Milan that the goal of the new movement would be to "win and change Europe".The group includes Mr Salvini's League, as well as France's far-right National Rally (formerly National Front), Austria's Freedom Party and the Netherland's Party for Freedom.

by | April 11, 2019 | 17:42

Gantz, who entered politics last December, said that the fact that the newly-formed and little-known party gained 35 seats shows that the Israeli public is eager to replace Netanyahu's regime. Earlier that night, Gantz had claimed victory. Yet the country's general election on Tuesday hinged on a more parochial issue: the character of the long-serving prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu.

by | April 11, 2019 | 15:58

The new strategic line apparently refers to a decision the party made last April to focus more on economic development, suggesting a departure from Kim's signature "byongjin" policy of seeking both economic and nuclear development. Aides to President Moon said last week that he will ask Trump to ease sanctions against North Korea to bring it back to the negotiating table, particularly sanctions that prevent North and South Korea from embarking on joint projects.

by | April 11, 2019 | 15:56

On Wednesday, Pence said the United States was preparing a draft resolution which would see the UN recognize Guaido as president and replace the current Venezuelan ambassador with a new one, appointed by Guaido. More than 3.4 million people have left the country - triggering a migrant crisis in neighboring countries, and that figure is expected to reach five million by the end of the year.

by | April 11, 2019 | 15:31

The EU's newly assertive stance has made it hard to agree a final summit declaration, a staple of such high-level gatherings, which this year the EU sees as way of setting down in writing Chinese promises to open up to European investors.

by | April 11, 2019 | 14:19

Police Minister Stuart Nash said the country would take other steps to "make our country safer", telling lawmakers that he did not want to stigmatize gun owners. Last night several MPs noted that Parliament had failed to pass tougher gun laws in the past. "This is not the time to point fingers but certainly for anyone who questions the process, how much process do you need?" The New Zealand government has passed a bill to ban the types of weapons used by a terrorist to kill 50 people at ...

by | April 11, 2019 | 14:01

There was no confirmation whether the male pilot had ejected from the cockpit. Last Sep, a US F-35 plane crashed near the Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort in SC prompting a temporary grounding of the aircraft. The crash marks the second time in a year an F-35 has crashed, after a Marine Corps F-35B went down in SC in October. There was no word yet on the fate of the pilot on board, Defence Minister Takeshi Iwaya said on Wednesday.

by | April 11, 2019 | 12:58

A trove of audio, video, and photographs from a medical examination and copies of Assange's lawyer's notes, among other, private legal documents allegedly emerged in Spain and were used by a group who attempted to extort €3 million from WikiLeaks, it was claimed.

by | April 11, 2019 | 12:25

In contrast, pro-EU Justice Secretary David Gauke suggested she could carry on until she has taken the country through the current phase of the negotiations and Britain has finally left the EU. The Prime Minister, however, remains under intense pressure from Conservative MPs - already angry at the failure to leave on March 29 as planned - who oppose any further delay.

by | April 11, 2019 | 11:56

Addressing MPs back home, who have rejected her withdrawal text three times, she said after the summit: "The choices we now face are stark and the timetable is clear". "But it was not logical in my view, and above all, it was neither good for us, nor for the United Kingdom", he said. If not, Te UK will leave on June 1 with or without a deal.

by | April 11, 2019 | 11:37

The minister of production and economic resources in North Darfur Adel Mahjoub Hussein confirmed consultations are under way to set up a transitional council to run the country. Protests have erupted in Sudan, since December, due to rising consumer goods prices. The young nation took most of the oil fields that Sudan relied on to boost its economy.

by | April 11, 2019 | 09:37

However Mrs Merkel, who met Mrs May in Berlin on Tuesday ahead of the Brussels summit, suggested they "may well" go for a longer delay, although the United Kingdom would be allowed to leave "very quickly" if Parliament approves a withdrawal deal.

by | April 11, 2019 | 09:25

He then added: "You should return to Venezuela and tell Nicolas Maduro that his time is up. It's time for him to go". "With all due respect, Mr. Ambassador, you shouldn't be here", Pence told Samuel Moncada. The United States and Russian Federation both failed in rival bids to get the Security Council to adopt resolutions on Venezuela in February. Borrowing Trump's campaign slogan "Make America Great Again", Nebenzia said: "If you want to make America great again, and we're all sincerely ...

by | April 11, 2019 | 08:16

The peace plan is being developed by Mr Trump's son in law, Jared Kushner. With 97.4% of the vote counted Wednesday, Likud and its natural political allies commanded a 65-55 majority in parliament. Khalil al-Hayya said Wednesday that "there is no difference" between the Israeli parties, and pledged that Gaza's militant Hamas rulers would continue seeking for Palestinians to "end the occupation and achieve our national goals".

by | April 11, 2019 | 08:03

But the three, known as the "Occupy trio" for co-founding the non-violent Occupy Central protest that evolved into a large-scale movement immobilizing the city's financial district for almost three months, had pleaded not guilty to public nuisance and other charges.

by | April 11, 2019 | 07:49

Polling is also progressing for some constituencies of Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jammu and Kashmir, Maharashtra, Manipur, Odisha, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. The first phase of Lok Sabha elections will be held on April 11. The farmers filed the nominations to highlight their problems including lack of remunerative prices for their produce.