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by | January 22, 2017 | 00:57

The father of two said the group was made up primarily of young professional and students, including a Ph.D. candidate. Joe Kroese, a British man studying in Montreal, told the Independent he was refused entry into the country after a border agent told him he was planning to attend a "potentially violent rally".

by | January 22, 2017 | 00:57

Adam Baba revealed that the defender suffered " a rupture of the meniscus and a particular tear of the anterior cruciate ligament with fluid collection in the left knee ". Asamoah Gyan's first-half strike was enough to hand Ghana a 1-0 victory over Mali and secured their spot in the AFCON knockout stages. Egypt took a huge step towards advancing out of the group stage after a late victor from substitute Abdalla El Said allowed them to steal three points against Uganda in Port-Gentil.

by | January 22, 2017 | 00:52

Kim himself announced in his New Year's address that his government was in "the final stage of preparation for the test launch of intercontinental ballistic missile", celebrating the North Korean military for its "do-or-die struggle in which all the people smashed to smithereens the enemy's vicious schemes to isolate and suffocate our country".

by | January 21, 2017 | 00:44

Trump then said in a television interview that he didn't feel "bound by a one-China policy unless we make a deal with China having to do with other things, including trade". During his visit to China last October, President Duterte expressed his desire to "let Manila jump onto the bandwagon of the Beijing-proposed One Belt, One Road Initiative, as his nation is short of funding for infrastructure such as railways and seaports".

by | January 20, 2017 | 01:06

Jallikattu is a bull-taming sport and an integral part of Tamil culture. On November 27, 2010, the Supreme Court permitted the Tamil Nadu government to allow Jallikattu for five months in a year, and directed the District Collectors to make sure that the animals that participate in Jallikattu are registered to the Animal Welfare Board.

by | January 20, 2017 | 00:58

Regular army troops were still fighting the extremists in north-east Mosul , however, according to a military statement. The Iraqi army and allies are planning to retake the west of Mosul , which could prove hard as the old city is a warren like urban labyrinth.

by | January 19, 2017 | 00:57

But still, Obama said they realize that democracy is "messy and it doesn't always" work the way individual people might want. "Moreover, besides direct campaigning for Hillary Clinton, official representatives of the European countries were not shy to demonise Donald Trump", Sergei Lavrov told a news conference in Moscow.

by | January 19, 2017 | 00:54

The price, of course, if it came to a trade war between the United States and China, would be paid on the American side by the low-income American consumer, who would find the shelves of Wal-Mart and other low-cost USA outlets empty of low-priced Chinese imports.

by | January 19, 2017 | 00:54

Trump joins the line-up at the museum's President's Gallery, which serves as home to wax figures of all the past commanders-in-chief. Madame Tussauds is getting presidential. Madame Tussauds employees pose for a selfie with the wax figure of Donald Trump in London on January 18. This is, says Tussauds, the only place in the world where visitors can "meet" figures of all past presidents.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:20

My DH and I thought we'd be smart and cut the legs, so they weren't so long.Afterall, she's a $30 toy, we didn't want to just throw her out. The problem with Sophie could be true of any squeaky toy or rubber duck that had a hole and spent some time in water.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:21

Her call to action soon snowballed as more and more people invited their friends, and the burgeoning movement was soon united into one march. A robust contingent of Florida women is headed to the march any way they can. "Even my stepfather is coming with us, because he says he regrets that he didn't march against Vietnam". As women and New Jerseyans, we want to communicate some of the reasons the marchers will descend on our capital on January 21.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:19

After spending years alone, she naturally developed the ability to reproduce asexually. None with a recorded sexual mating history, however, have ever made the change to asexual reproduction, she said. However, this is a very odd case since asexual reproduction is not often observed in animals that have a history of sexual reproduction. Leoni's case is nearly unique.

by | January 17, 2017 | 00:44

Captain Adam Meyerson of the Ocean Warrior , Sea Shepherd's newest Southern Ocean patrol ship, says that the crew was caught "red-handed". "The Steve Irwin [the group's helicopter] has shut down their illegal operations and caught them trying to hide the evidence".

by | January 17, 2017 | 00:44

Iran, Obama said, is "upholding its commitments, demonstrating the success of diplomacy". This includes reducing Iran's enriched uranium reserves to less than 300 kilograms and keeping enrichment levels at four per cent, a much lower figure than the 90 per cent needed to fuel a nuclear weapon.

by | January 16, 2017 | 00:55

Five migrants have been found dead off the southern Spanish coast this weekend, a Spanish police spokeswoman said on Sunday, after another at least eight were discovered off the coast of Libya on Saturday. The number of child migrants who crossed the Mediterranean Sea to Italy without family more than doubled to 25,800 in 2016, the UN Children's Fund ( UNICEF ) said in Geneva on Friday.

by | January 15, 2017 | 00:48

Day. Through a series of three tweets of his own, Reed called Lewis, a civil rights-era icon who has held office since 1987 a "hero and a national treasure". - Brendan Boyle (@RepBrendanBoyle)Here's a tip: Instead of attacking civil rights icons like John Lewis , reach out to all the Americans feeling threatened by your presidency.

by | January 14, 2017 | 00:45

Perhaps the upcoming one-day series is going to be one of the last chances for Ajinkya Rahane to seal his position in the team, at least for the time being. But, at the end of the day, you can give only a few games to an individual. Sometimes you need to look at the bigger picture. I don't think my views should change.

by | January 13, 2017 | 00:42

It was also an episode-long endorsement not just of Obama's legacy, but of the politics of empathy she has embraced during her time in the White House. We're all trying to get stuff done. Only kidding Mr. Trump, please dont tweet about us. He remixed one of his most famous songs for her. The raw, emotional moments portrayed on The Tonight Show between Michelle and everyday Americans are a powerful reminder of how important Michelle's presence has been in the White House, and how important ...

by | January 13, 2017 | 00:37

Saudi Arabia and its GCC neighbours most likely will have to offset these gains with larger production cuts of their own if the group intends to keep to within its target range, NBK said . Analysts polled by S&P Global Platts forecast an increase of 1.75 million barrels in crude-oil stockpiles for the week ended January 6. Demand has now declined in eight out of 10 months in 2016 in Saudi Arabia, affecting the overall Middle East oil demand picture past year.

by | January 12, 2017 | 00:39

The supermarket giant said like-for-like sales rose 0.1% in the 15 weeks to 7 January. "We believe we have our destiny in our own hands". Sainsbury's saw sales sky rocket over the Christmas period and managed to rake in more than £1bn. "We've had a pretty consistent performance over the last five years and these numbers give us and the outside world confidence that we are putting the building blocks in place for the future".

by | January 12, 2017 | 00:42

The operation to drive the ultra-hardline militants from Mosul began in October and has recaptured villages and towns surrounding the city, and most of Mosul's eastern half. The initial phase of the offensive saw a variety of forces retake significant swathes of land in little time but the going has been tough inside the city itself.

by | January 12, 2017 | 00:34

He has previously said he would consider lifting USA sanctions targeting Russian Federation over its 2014 annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula, which he could do by executive order after taking office. The report, for the first time, explicitly tied Russia President Vladimir Putin to the hackings. US President-elect Donald Trump has advocated a softer line in relations with Russian Federation, and could repeal the sanctions upon taking office next week.

by | January 11, 2017 | 00:42

Frankie, who lives in Hove, says in the letter that both his parents work in London, and that he is exhausted of them coming home late because of rail strikes. The union is also planning to strike on January 24, 25 and 27. "We still believe a deal can be done but we are, at the moment, a long way from that position".

by | January 10, 2017 | 01:01

She and her husband, former president Bill Clinton, and their daughter Chelsea received a number of acknowledgments throughout the show, with adoring fans besieging them for selfies and photographs during the interval, according to the New York Times .

by | January 10, 2017 | 00:57

McDonalds will hold on to 20 per cent. " McDonald's core business proposition and potential in China is clear", said Zhang Yichen, chairman and CEO of CITIC Capital , who will chair the new company. Elsewhere in Asia, McDonald's is looking at further deals in South Korea, Japan and Southeast Asia to "streamline" its operations across the globe, Bloomberg reported.

by | January 09, 2017 | 00:56

One of the two attackers killed in Saturday's shootout in Riyadh has been identified as Tayea Salem Yaslam Al-Sayari, who was wanted for plotting the attack on the Prophet's Mosque a year ago. The other militant killed on Saturday, Talal bin Samran al-Sa'aeidi, had previously been arrested for fighting overseas and underwent counselling when he returned to the kingdom.

by | January 08, 2017 | 01:06

In another, a thinner man in red shorts and a gray tank top is shown at a garage parking payment machine. The video shows a man dressed in a blue shirt and wearing sun glasses, but no other information has been released about the shooter.

by | January 05, 2017 | 01:40

The group's chairman Gautam Kundu was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED), in March a year ago. But he had skipped the meeting stating his engagement during the Parliament session. CBI sources said that Sudip Bandopadhyay would also be taken to Bhubaneswar tonight for further investigation in the case. The party alleged that arrest of the MPs in the case is a conspiracy of BJP-led Central government to wipe out the TMC in West Bengal.

by | January 05, 2017 | 01:40

Mr Trump said he knew "things that other people don't know" and would disclose some information on the issue on Tuesday or Wednesday. "So it could be somebody else". Secretary of State, win the Democratic presidential nomination before she ultimately lost the November national election to Trump. "And I know a lot about hacking".

by | January 04, 2017 | 00:44

Her value soared, perhaps inadvertently, after Trump attacked her after she asked him about his attitude toward women during the first Republican presidential debate in August 2015. The report also claims Kelly will "take regular part in the network's special political programming and other big-event coverage". An announcement from NBC News is said to be "imminent"...

by | January 03, 2017 | 08:31

Northwest wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Monday night: Scattered rain showers and areas of fog. Low: 45° . Sunday will remain partly to mostly cloudy with a few passing showers or thunderstorms possible anytime. Sun: High: 41 Low: 20 Partly cloudy, breezy. Rain will be heavy at times with a chance of thunderstorms Tuesday morning through noon. Overall most locations will see lows around 60 degrees.

by | January 01, 2017 | 00:50

In New York's Times Square, where the famed glitter ball is due to descend at 5am United Kingdom time on 1 January, dozens of refuse lorries loaded with sand will block the streets around the celebrations, while there will be about 7,000 police officers on patrol.

by | January 01, 2017 | 00:52

Murray, who won the BBC Personality of the Year for the third consecutive time in 2016 was among the obvious choices for knighthood. The 29-year-old Murray - who had said he felt "too young" to be knighted - claimed a second Wimbledon title and made a successful defence of his Olympic crown, before taking over as world number one from Novak Djokovic following a superb run of form.

by | December 30, 2016 | 01:14

The city has been held by the group since its fighters drove the Iraqi army out in June 2014. But they have moved little the past two weeks, apparently waiting for the reinforcements. In March 2015, when drone use by ISIS first came to light, CENTCOM told the Daily Beast that "they believe the drone in question is one of several owned by ISIS".

by | December 30, 2016 | 01:15

Hearing a petition on Jaya's death, Justice Vaidyalingam said, "Media has raised a lot of doubts and personally I also have doubts on Jayalalithaa's death". The shadow presence, once described as an extra-constitutional authority during AIADMK regimes under Jayalalithaa, has now taken centre stage. Blamed once for Jayalalithaas disastrous election loss in 1996, the 60-year-old, who was a video library owner before getting close to the late leader, was always considered having a clout in the ...

by | December 30, 2016 | 01:13

It is clear now that that Mulayam Singh has not given any attention to the list of 403 candidates which was sent by Akhilesh Yadav a few days ago. The move, indicating parting of ways between the two factions of the ruling party led by Akhilesh and his uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav, also confirms that the family patriarch Mulayam Singh has failed to pacify the warring duo.

by | December 28, 2016 | 01:13

Schneiderman's office is now investigating allegations of self-dealing and other violations of IRS regulations by the charity, and his spokeswoman Amy Spitalnick told TPM on Tuesday that the foundation " cannot legally dissolve " until that investigation is complete.

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:58

Police on the scene tell Fox 8 News that reports of a gunman are not true. In Aurora , police said a few hundred people gathered for a fight that was apparently planned and announced on social media. All available Aurora police officers responded to the call as well as officers from Denver police and the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Department. It was later confirmed that there were no gunshots.

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:54

Analysts believe that the president's decision would cause major political turmoil in Romania , as Social Democrat leader Liviu Dragnea said Wednesday after the consultations with Iohannis that he would not make another proposal in case the president refuses to appoint Shhaideh, a Muslim woman from the ethnic Tatar minority.

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:57

Four accused were arrested after the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) issued a notice to Delhi Police asking them why the Rape Crisis Cell of the women's panel was not informed when the victim's statement was recorded. "On December 3, the Delhi police registered a case in connection with the gang-rape". She contacted a non-profit organization in the United States who in turn contacted the tour operator and the hotel but did not get any assistance from them.

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:48

That quake struck off the Pacific coast about 60 miles northwest of Chillan, Chile, at a depth of almost 22 miles, the USGS said. Meanwhile, Chile's Ministry of the Interior and Public Security has asked people to leave the beach areas of the regions of Bio Bio, La Araucania, Los Rios and Aysen near the quake zone.

by | December 27, 2016 | 01:24

Japan's The Mainichi daily reports Tokyo has confirmed three of Abe's predecessors made Pearl Harbor visits in the 1950s, despite public announcements that Abe would be the first. At the time, the news media on both sides of the Pacific provided scant coverage. Shinzo visited the Ehime Maru Memorial in Honolulu on Monday. "It happened at the top of a hill overlooking Pearl Harbor, so I got a catch in my throat".

by | December 27, 2016 | 01:11

China's navy sent its sole aircraft carrier into the Pacific for the first time, state media reported - a move likely to ratchet up regional tensions. China claims sovereignty over all of the South China Sea, which is also claimed by other littoral states in the region. "While firmly upholding its territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests, China is committed to peacefully resolving relevant disputes with countries directly concerned through negotiation and consultation, and ...

by | December 26, 2016 | 01:44

The ministry told agencies there was no sign of any survivors at the crash site and that four bodies had been recovered off the coast of the resort city of Sochi, after authorities launched a frantic search operation. They were headed to Syria to participate in New Year celebrations at the air base. Nine Russian journalists are also among the dead. In April 2010 many high-ranking Polish officials, including then president Lech Kaczynski, were killed when a Tu-154 airliner went down in ...

by | December 25, 2016 | 02:17

Those who are against demonetisation "are like Pakistan", said Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, slamming the opposition for criticizing the ban on high-value notes. BJP spokesperson G.V.L. Narasimha Rao said Gandhi was immature and was making such accusations because people are not taking him seriously. Raising the issue of surgical strikes, PM Modi says, "Our Army makes us proud but some people have questions even on their bravery", adding that "is it good to view institutions like this".

by | December 25, 2016 | 02:09

Brent crude, the global oil benchmark, fell 0.7% to $54.67 a barrel on London's ICE Futures exchange. "There's some profit-taking after the last session's gains". United States crude prices rose more than 2% for the week, while Brent ended slightly lower. The price of oil continued to rise after non-OPEC members, led by Russian Federation, also agreed a production cut of 558,000 bpd for the first time in 15 years earlier this month.

by | December 24, 2016 | 00:58

Two hijackers who diverted a Libyan passenger plane to Malta claiming to have a grenade have surrendered peacefully following hours of tense negotiations. The flight was carrying 109 passengers including some crew members who have driven away into buses from Malta International Airport. An Ethiopian Airlines flight to Rome with 202 people on board is diverted on February 17, 2014 by its unarmed copilot to Geneva where he asks for asylum.

by | December 23, 2016 | 02:03

The program was launched on September 11, 2002, a year after the 9-11 attacks, and although it was suspended in 2011 by the Obama administration, some groups have warned that incoming President Donald Trump could reactivate it as a "Muslim registry".

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:59

Questions remained as to why the man, identified as 24-year-old Anis Amri, could allegedly drive a truck deliberately into a crowd visiting the Christmas market near Berlin's famed Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church. "If you have enough concentric circles, you will find prevention in one of them". De Maiziere said the suspect, who has denied any involvement, came to Germany late a year ago and to Berlin in February.

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:57

The state of the USA nuclear arsenal was rarely addressed during the presidential campaign. President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday the USA must "greatly strengthen and expand" its nuclear arsenal. Miller said Trump sees modernizing the nation's deterrent capability "as a vital way to pursue peace through strength". Obama supporters, the New York Times noted in May , said the slowdown in weapons dismantling was understandable given the rising level of hostility with Russian Federation.