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by | September 16, 2019 | 13:01

The Liberal Democrats party, which has 18 seats in Britain's 650-seat Parliament, on Sunday made its bid for the votes of those who want to remain in the European Union, toughening its anti-Brexit stance to say it will stop the exit process if it wins power in an election, and will reject any Brexit deal Johnson strikes.

by | September 13, 2019 | 22:51

For the first time since 2012, no Indian institution featured among the top 300 in the latest edition of the World University Rankings released by the UK-based Times Higher Education on Wednesday . "It now needs to back up these aspirations with high levels of investment or risk declining further amid increasing global competition, especially from other parts of Asia".

by | September 13, 2019 | 22:47

A missing mans remains were finally found after a Google Earth user noticed a vehicle submerged in a lake. It took more than two decades, but a missing man's remains have been found after a submerged auto was spotted on Google Earth.

by | September 13, 2019 | 22:35

The Guardian reports : 'Earlier, Cain, a 34-year-old "conservative Republican" lawyer who represents a district outside of Houston, Texas, had mocked Twitter users who called his comment a threat of violence. At Thursday night's primary debate, he said "hell yes" he would take those guns. "In case you forgot, people were just killed in El Paso", responded Mary E.

by | September 13, 2019 | 16:11

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said the Trump administration was "pleased" by the Supreme Court's decision, which he said rejected an "erroneous" ruling by the lower court judge. The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals narrowed the reach of the first injunction last month to states within the circuit. Trump took to Twitter to hail the move, saying, " BIG United States Supreme Court WIN for the Border on Asylum! ".

by | September 13, 2019 | 13:04

Asked whether the purchases were part of a deal to relax US sanctions against Chinese tech giant Huawei, Gao said, "I don't know that such negotiating conditions exist". The escalating trade war between the two countries has led to duties on billions of dollars in goods. The slight reprieve may be little comfort to American businesses that have had to struggle with trade uncertainties.

by | September 13, 2019 | 02:43

The body has now been confirmed to be William Earl Moldt, who was reported missing on 8 November, 1997, after he failed to return from a night out in Lantana, Florida, when he was 40 years old. They found him via technology that wasn't as developed back then: Google Earth and drones. Investigators towed the vehicle and the remains to the county medical examiner's office for processing, the sheriff's office said.

by | September 12, 2019 | 23:26

Police say that Brown has a prior record connected to a violent incident in Georgia, but indicated that the incident was not recent. Brown was told to clock out, which he did at 8:20 a.m., then police were called at 8:33 a.m. The officers who responded to the stabbing had been attending the city's 9/11 memorial service. A hospital spokesperson told the station one victim is in serious condition, two are in fair condition and two are in good condition.

by | September 12, 2019 | 23:07

The 38-year-old Duchess of Sussex officially ended her maternity leave on Thursday, attending the launch of her Smart Set capsule collection in collaboration with Smart Works charity. She was present to watch Prince Harry play in the King Power Royal Charity Polo Match in Wokingham, UK, on 10 July, and shortly afterwards at Wimbledon alongside the Duchess of Cambridge on 13 July.

by | September 12, 2019 | 22:01

Warren's primacy in the NPR poll, despite her second or third tier status in more common candidate preference polls, suggests that enthusiasm for her may be fractured among several other Democrats now running for the nomination. Candidates will deliver opening statements and will have a minute and 15 seconds for their responses to questions. In addition to being one of Biden's top challengers in polls, Warren has also had longstanding policy disagreements with Biden, dating back to a 2005 bill ...

by | September 12, 2019 | 21:26

However, they say Tuesday's launches appeared timed to send a message to Washington, potentially to demonstrate what may happen if the US doesn't come to the table with proposals the North sees as realistic. Little progress has been made in getting Kim to give up his weapons programs, but Trump has repeatedly pointed to North Korea's freeze in nuclear and long-range missile tests since 2017 as evidence of the success of his efforts.

by | September 12, 2019 | 20:21

A Nanos Research poll released on Tuesday showed the Liberals at 34.6pc and the main opposition Conservatives, led by Andrew Scheer, at 30.7pc. The rough day one for the Liberal campaign continued when Trudeau flew to Victoria, BC only to have the media bus drive into the plane on the tarmac, damaging the wing.

by | September 12, 2019 | 20:02

Blane Barksdale , 56, and wife Susan Barkdale , 59, escaped custody August 26 while they were being extradited from NY to Arizona in the alleged first-degree murder of Frank Bligh , 72, according to US Marshals. His house was set on fire and his vehicle was stolen in April. Hundreds of people called in, believing they had seen the Sierra pickup, Gonzales, said, but none of the calls panned out.

by | September 12, 2019 | 18:12

The 95-year-old, who ruled for 37 years until he was ousted in November 2017, died last week in Singapore where he had been receiving medical treatment. Chinese President Xi Jinping, Cuban former leader Raul Castro and a dozen African presidents, including South Africa's Cyril Ramaphosa, are among those expected to attend Mugabe's state funeral on Saturday in Harare.

by | September 12, 2019 | 17:35

But throughout the negotiations, the US -led coalition and their Afghan partners have sought to use battlefield pressure to push the Taliban into a settlement to end America's almost 18-year war. In his address at the Pentagon memorial, Trump said, "18 years ago, the terrorists struck this citadel of power and American strength, but the enemies soon learned that they could not weaken the spirit of our people".

by | September 12, 2019 | 16:35

In a recent ABC News/Washington Post poll, 89 percent support background checks for all gun purchases, including private and gun show sales; and 86 percent back "red flag" laws allowing the police to take guns from individuals found by a judge to be a danger.

by | September 12, 2019 | 14:43

Curbing migration to the United States has been a key goal of his presidency and forms a major part of his bid for re-election in 2020. Groups challenging the policy in court say that it violates the USA refugee act and the United Nations refugee convention guaranteeing the right to seek asylum to those fleeing persecution.

by | September 12, 2019 | 11:27

Then on Monday, we come here, we see that all is damaged. Air Peace's offer to fly Nigerians home has been endorsed by the Nigerian government, which has been outraged over the latest wave of xenophobic violence to hit South Africa. Buthelezi was introducing a debate in the National Assembly on the recent incidents of violence across South Africans in which at least 12 people were killed, including 10 South Africans and two foreign nationals.

by | September 12, 2019 | 10:44

The two sides had reached a draft agreement in principle after more than a year of negotiations on the withdrawal of United States troops from the war-torn country. after Washington called off peace negotiations with the Afghan insurgent group following a suicide attack in Kabul that killed 12 people including an American soldier.

by | September 12, 2019 | 10:07

Rood added that supplies should be going out next week, once details for the project are completed with Bahama's National Emergency Management Agency . "We'll grid an area off and ask locals information about where people are - or were", Heatherington said. Burnaby fire Captain Ian Heatherington spoke to the NOW from Marsh Harbour on Great Abaco Island in the northern Bahamas Wednesday afternoon.