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by | August 17, 2019 | 15:46

In this letter Corbyn proposed setting up a temporary and time limited government, under Corbyn himself as a caretaker Prime Minister, to get an Article 50 extension and start the process for a General Election . Labour's business spokeswoman said that a challenge in parliament could come days later. In an open challenge to the former Leave Campaign Manager Tom Barton, Hammond told BBC 4 Radio that "the unelected people who pull the strings of this government" are asking the European Union ...

by | August 17, 2019 | 15:21

Israel's interior minister said Friday he has received and granted a request by Representative Rashida Tlaib to enter the Israeli-occupied West Bank on humanitarian grounds . Sanders appeared on CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 Thursday evening and reacted to the fallout over Israel's decision to bar Reps. Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio was critical of Israel's move but also of the two congresswomen.

by | August 17, 2019 | 12:25

Over the preceding decade, New Delhi's stated nuclear doctrine that India would not be the first to use nuclear weapons has been incrementally diluted through ambiguous official statements. "Given India's investments in precision-strike conventional and nuclear missiles and ballistic missile defence, along with its impressive advances in surveillance and reconnaissance platforms, India's adversaries have strong reasons to doubt whether in a crisis, India retains any commitment not to use ...

by | August 17, 2019 | 09:23

The U.S. alleges a scheme to unlawfully access the U.S. financial system to support shipments to Syria by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. The U.S. Watch: Will detained Iranian tanker get green light to leave Gibraltar? FILE - The Stena Impero , a British-flagged vessel owned by Stena Bulk, is seen at Bandar Abbas port, July 21, 2019.

by | August 17, 2019 | 08:15

U.S. Customs and Border Protection's computer system suffered a breakdown that slowed global passenger processing in LAX and airports nationwide on Friday afternoon. 'Officers are processing passengers manually so please check with your airline for the latest status of any flight impacts. Bush Airport said departing passengers are not affected by the outage.

by | August 17, 2019 | 05:13

Clinton and Trump both said they had not seen Epstein in years when new charges were brought against him last month. They shared a cell. Dissenting medical experts say the injuries could have occurred from suicide. He was found dead August 10. Epstein's death had been at the center of speculation, given the circumstances surrounding the disgraced multimillionaire .

by | August 17, 2019 | 03:50

The defence minister said this on Twitter after visiting Pokhran where India carried out nuclear tests in 1998 when Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the prime minister. Indian nuclear doctrine says No First Use (NFU) but warns of massive retaliation in the event of a nuclear, chemical or biological strike on its soil or on its forces anywhere.

by | August 17, 2019 | 03:45

The Jewish Group Taking on ICE - and the "Concentration Camp" TabooFederal workers were forced to walk around the protesters, looking for ways to enter the building, as people outside caught glimpses of workers inside checking the doors. The protest outside the Wyatt Detention Center in Central Falls, Rhode Island, less than 10 miles north of Providence, was led by members of the "Never Again" movement, which likens undocumented immigrants being imprisoned to the treatment of Jews during the ...

by | August 17, 2019 | 03:24

An alternative theory is that the penguins had not begun standing upright. Now, thanks to paleontologists in New Zealand and Germany, the island nation's population of extinct giants includes a monster penguin . The new study was published online August 12 in the journal Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology . Canterbury Museum curators Paul Scofield and Vanesa De Pietri, along with Gerald Mayr of the Senckenberg Natural History Museum in Frankfurt, analyzed the ...

by | August 16, 2019 | 23:55

According to reports in the Tennessean , West stabbed the teenager 17 times in the stomach, 14 of which were consistent with "torture-type cuts". "That is all" as he was executed on Thursday evening at Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville.

by | August 16, 2019 | 22:43

The U.S. applied to seize the oil tanker Thursday morning, according to the Gibraltar government. However, Gibraltar officials did not make clear whether the US legal bid would mean the ship would have to be detained further or, if so, for how long.

by | August 16, 2019 | 22:10

Justin Trudeau "is not who he pretends to be". Mario Dion says Trudeau's attempts to influence Wilson-Raybould on the matter contravened section 9 of the act, which prohibits public office holders from using their position to try to influence a decision that would improperly further the private interests of a third party.

by | August 16, 2019 | 22:11

PC Andrew Harper was killed while performing his duties in an incident in Berkshire last night, Thames Valley Police have said . He died after an incident near the A4 between Reading and Newbury at around 11:30PM. On August 8th, London Metropolitan Police Service constable Stuart Outten was stabbed in the head with a machete during a traffic stop of a motor offences suspect.

by | August 16, 2019 | 20:56

He said that while he believed Johnson wanted a deal, "there are other people around him whose agenda is different" an apparent reference to advisers such as Dominic Cummings, one of the architects of the country's 2016 decision to leave the EU.

by | August 16, 2019 | 20:56

Sales of goods from cars to food and beauty products have already slowed due to the peso collapse, as suppliers hold back shipments while trying to calculate how the weaker currency will affect consumer prices. "Two thousand pesos is not enough to win votes", Ms Scala said. "He should have done these measures before, but I think there are a lot of people who decide their vote at the last- minute, and well, we are in the last minute now", Lopez said.

by | August 16, 2019 | 20:56

Their apparent destination is a sports stadium in the city of Shenzhen, just across the bay from Hong Kong. However, the PLA garrison has issued a video showing "anti-riot" exercises, and its top brass have warned violence is "absolutely impermissible".

by | August 16, 2019 | 20:22

A pressure cooker at the Fulton Street subway station in Manhattan, Aug. 16, 2019, was investigated by the bomb squad. New York City has had its share of scares in recent years. "We have three empty rice cookers that obviously two of them are connected". Police are at the Fulton Street station investigating the packages found at the line that carries No.

by | August 16, 2019 | 20:02

Here's what to know about the developing controversy. Several actors have come under fire online for their remarks regarding the ongoing Hong Kong protests . She became a USA citizen at 15 years old but moved back to China to pursue a career in Chinese TV and movies. But she has also crossed over into English-speaking roles in 2008's The Forbidden Kingdom , opposite Jackie Chan, and 2014's Outcast , with Nicolas Cage.

by | August 16, 2019 | 19:44

At least one of the letters made threatening comments about Prime Minister Jacinda Adern and also praised Norway's mass killer Anders Breivik, Newshub said. "I will discuss the issue with Cabinet on Monday". The letter was posted to the /pol/ message board which is known for its graphic images and content.

by | August 16, 2019 | 19:27

Mr Khan warned there would be "radicalisation and cycles of violence" across the Muslim world if the global community ignored abuses inside Indian-administered Kashmir. There are two possible scenarios after abrogation of Article 370 . China, a permanent member of the UNSC and close ally of Pakistan, had asked for "closed consultations" in the Council.