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by | August 16, 2019 | 19:23

But hours later Jones called in from a funeral he was attending to apologise to Ardern live on air - and said he had also written to her to say sorry. Jones stated that New Zealand's carbon dioxide levels have grown by 10.8 per cent since 1990, while Australia's have only risen by 1.8 per cent. "It is regrettable that despite the ongoing discussions at the ACP Ambassadors level in Brussels, as well as with our respective tax jurisdictions, the European Union has for the second year running, ...

by | August 16, 2019 | 18:52

After Israel granted her request for a "humanitarian" visit to her Palestinian grandmother, Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., said Friday she wouldn't make the trip after all. Many of those same lawmakers who had criticized Omar months earlier leapt to her and Tlaib's defense. Only a few days ago, we received their visitation plan, which showed they were planning a campaign whose sole goal is to strengthen the boycott and deny Israel's legitimacy .

by | August 16, 2019 | 18:28

North Korea's recent tests have dampened the optimism that followed the third and latest meeting between US President Donald Trump and Kim on June 30 at the inter-Korean border. So far, North Korea has stuck by its unilateral suspension of nuclear and long-range missile tests, which came during its diplomatic outreach to Washington past year.

by | August 16, 2019 | 18:30

Police had banned the street demonstration, saying it would turn violent and warning that anyone who took part would be committing a crime. In response, an MDC official told Reuters news agency that the party was not aware of the prohibition order and the demonstrations would take place as planned.

by | August 16, 2019 | 17:49

The First Lady entered the United States and worked as a model on a tourist visa that prohibits employment; she also ensured that her parents, Amalija Knavs and Viktor Knavs , recently became USA citizens, even though Trump has loudly and consistently announced his opposition against "chain migration".

by | August 16, 2019 | 17:41

King asked , according to video of the event, which was covered by The Des Moines Register . Scholten responded to King's comments in a statement to the Times , saying they "are disrespectful to survivors and don't reflect Iowan values".

by | August 16, 2019 | 17:33

Any U.S. -British trade agreement would have to pass the U.S. Congress. The most recent expected date for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union is 31 October, and many are preparing for the ever-increasing possibility of a No-Deal Brexit .

by | August 16, 2019 | 17:30

Protesters spread pamphlets and posters across the floor in a section of the terminal but were not impeding travelers. Meanwhile, flights at Hong Kong airport resumed on Wednesday morning. In a statement, the Hong Kong government condemned the protesters' tactics, saying that their "violent acts" at the airport "are outrageous and have overstepped the bottom line of a civilised society".

by | August 16, 2019 | 17:22

Once Corbyn was on the ballot, his campaign manager coined the phrase "straight-talking honest politics", portraying him as an alternative to the career politicians who were his opponents. "He's the most unpopular leader of the opposition we've ever had and the idea that he's going to lead a unity government I think is ridiculous". The Liberal Democrats , and their new leader Jo Swinson, have encountered a monumental backlash on social media after refusing to support Labour's plans to ...

by | August 16, 2019 | 17:21

Tyler Bilyea told CTV News London he was three houses down from the site of the accident when the explosion occurred. About 12 minutes later, while firefighters and police were still on the scene, there was a massive explosion. Building division officials have been brought in to determine the structural integrity of the affected homes before letting residents back in. The explosion caused a large fire that spread to several other homes.

by | August 16, 2019 | 17:09

In a letter published by Deri's office, Tlaib said she would respect any restrictions and would "not promote boycotts" during her visit . To quote his tweet Thursday: "It would show great weakness if Israel allowed Rep. The two newly elected Muslim members of Congress are outspoken critics of Israel's treatment of the Palestinians. And she said denying entry "not only limits our ability to learn from Israelis, but also to enter the Palestinian territories ".

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:58

He said while the deployment of security forces on the ground remains as earlier, people were allowed to move around the city and other towns. "This is already visible on the roads as the roads are full of regular traffic and we expect to an increase in the coming days", he said.

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:57

Birds were sucked into the engines and the crew chose to immediately land, bringing the plane down in the cornfield about a kilometre from the runway, with the engines off and the landing gear retracted. The Kremlin has confirmed it will bestow state awards on two pilots after they avoided catastrophe by performing an emergency landing in a corn field outside Moscow .

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:55

Indian officials did not confirm those deaths, and Indian news agency ANI said Indian army officials had denied the claim - labelling the exchange of fire as "ceasefire violations" by Pakistan . India celebrates Independence Day one day after Pakistan. Residents there have been demanding such a change for years. Consequent to this slogan, thousands of Jamaat-e-Islami operatives and the people of their ilk made a decision to cross the Line of Control that divides Kashmir between Pakistan ...

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:53

These breaks are more common in strangulation cases but could also be present in suicides-by-hanging among the middle-aged, experts told the United States paper, as the mysterious death of the convicted sex offender and friend to the rich and famous continued to fuel conspiracy theories.

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:51

The Advertising Standards Agency, which announced the new rules surrounding gender stereotyping at the end of previous year, said the complainants about the Philadelphia advert believed the ad "perpetuated a harmful stereotype by suggesting that men were incapable of caring for children and would place them at risk as a result of their incompetence".

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:47

Police said she escaped and fled to a nearby property to raise the alarm, while the gunman stole the campervan with the dying Mr McKinnon inside. Waikato Police have launched a homicide investigation this morning following the discovery of a man's body at around 8am inside a van in Gordonton .

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:51

Gargiulo was accused of perpetrating the February 22 2001 killing of 22-year-old Ashley Ellerin at her Hollywood home as well as the December 1, 2005 murder of 32-year-old Maria Bruno in her El Monte Apartment. Gargiulo". Gargiulo's lawyers have argued their client suffered from a mental disorder that left him in a confusing "fugue state" during the attack on Murphy, the Los Angeles Times reported.

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:48

Wrapping up the Pacific Island Forum held this week in Tuvalu, the tiny nation's Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga said the worldwide leaders' meeting had been emotional. Australia has no plan to reach its modest target of a 26-28 per cent reduction in emissions by 2030, apart from the controversial use of its "Kyoto surplus" - achieved from having effectively no reduction target at all.

by | August 16, 2019 | 16:47

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said that July 2019 was the hottest month ever recorded. This graph illustrates the global land and ocean temperatures during the month of July dating back to 1880. "We estimate that 4.7 per cent of the Earth's surface set a new local record for the warmest July monthly average". The German Weather service also confirmed a new record temperature of 41.5C has been set, topping the previous high set earlier in the day.