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by | November 17, 2018 | 22:04

In a phone interview from inside Kochi airport, where she and six other colleagues have been stuck since early morning owing to protests , Desai said the police had pleaded helplessness. Among the several hundred thousand people who have registered to pray at the temple over the coming weeks are around 700 women, setting the stage for a major showdown.

by | November 17, 2018 | 21:58

But refugees scheduled to leave said they would refuse to go because of fears for their safety. Some protesters also waved placards that said "We want justice" and "We will never return to Myanmar without our citizenship". "They all were indirectly critical and they were concerned", he said. "In Rakhine State, crimes against humanity continue today". Robert Mardini is the organisation's United Nations observer.

by | November 17, 2018 | 14:30

China's President Xi Jinping arrives for the Apec CEO Summit 2018 in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea , Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. "We put tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese goods, and we could more than double that number". "Do not accept foreign debt that could compromise your sovereignty", he said. We don't coerce, corrupt, or compromise your independence. "The United States deals openly and fairly".

by | November 17, 2018 | 12:10

Abrams, who sharply criticized what she saw as an "erosion of democracy" in Georgia, said she would not concede the race to her Republican rival, Brian Kemp , but she acknowledged that he would become governor. "Let's be clear: This is not a speech of concession", she said. Lawrence-Hardy told the AP that Abrams will weigh legal considerations alongside her belief that many of her backers - particularly minority and poorer voters who don't regularly go to the polls - heeded her call ...

by | November 17, 2018 | 07:16

Mazloumin, 58, known as the "sultan of coins" was arrested in July for hoarding two tons of gold coins over a ten-month period and several of their accomplices have been jailed. A summer initiative was launched by Supreme Leader Ayotollah Khamenei to tackle financial crimes. The Islamic Revolutionary Court - which deals with national security issues - had sentenced the two men to death in October.

by | November 17, 2018 | 03:55

Trump ended months of speculation on whether he would respond to questions from the special counsel, who is investigating whether the president's 2016 election campaign colluded with Russians and if Trump illegally obstructed the probe. They are a disgrace to our Nation and don't.care how many lives the (sic) ruin. Speaking to reporters on Friday, he said the investigation had wasted "millions and millions of dollars" and "should never have taken place".

by | November 16, 2018 | 22:57

The FT report also said "signs have emerged" that Lighthizer was "now more involved and participating in the negotiations", though it did not provide evidence or sources for this assertion. Trump has also threatened to impose tariffs on all remaining Chinese imports, about $267 billion worth, if Beijing fails to address US demands. China has also proved that it's aware of its own commercial self-interest and the impact its own retaliatory measures were having on it, Mr Ross said, pointing ...

by | November 16, 2018 | 22:24

The jury had previously heard evidence that in the immediate aftermath of the alleged sexual incident the complainant said to the accused "You just raped me" and the defendant said "No, we just had sex". Protests are to be held in Galway, Limerick , Dublin , Belfast and Cork throughout the week due to the support for the social media campaign. "So anything the defendant can do to suggest there was consent will be used".

by | November 16, 2018 | 20:45

Her frustrations started right from the airport as Obama's sister, Auma Obama, came to pick them in a dilapidated vehicle. ― but she was led into it by the late-night host. O: "Laura, sorry, send me the bill". She also quipped: "I'm not sure which one is Sasha and which one is Malia ", adding an ad-lib: "You know? I'd ill-advisedly bought new white sneakers to wear on the trip, and within a day, after all the pushing we did, they'd turned reddish brown, stained with the cinnamon-hued ...

by | November 16, 2018 | 18:27

District Court for the District of Columbia. A visibly angry Mr Trump had called Mr Acosta a "rude, bad person", after CNN's Chief White House correspondent refused the president's orders to sit down and give up the microphone during the news conference.

by | November 16, 2018 | 17:19

A seat was pulled from the National Security Council to accommodate a journalist, which angered the official. Kelly is thought to be on the chopping block because he feuded with first lady Melania Trump over staff promotions. "Be Best is now Be Gone", the ABC star joked, and noted "It's very odd for a first lady to do something like this". As the statement was issued, Ricardel was standing, smiling, alongside President Donald Trump at an event in the Roosevelt Room.

by | November 16, 2018 | 13:51

Trump took umbrage at what he saw as a call by Macron for a European army as protection against the USA, conflating earlier comments from the French president on cyber threats . He also hit out at the Chancellor for failing to use her powerful status in Brussels and influencing European Union chief negotiator Michel Barnier to protect German industry.

by | November 16, 2018 | 12:42

The outlet was unable to specify the particular charges Assange may face but added that they could relate to the Espionage Act that bears consequences for divulging information pertaining to national defense. One of Assange's attorneys, Barry Pollack , said it was a "dangerous path for a democracy to take" for a government to bring criminal charges against someone for publishing truthful information.

by | November 16, 2018 | 12:00

George Soros speaks during a forum at the IMF/World Bank annual meetings in Washington on September 24, 2011. According to the New York Times' damning report on Facebook's tactics targeting company critics and stonewalling on dealing with multiple scandals , Zuckerberg ordered his management team to use only Android smartphones.

by | November 16, 2018 | 11:56

But the personal rhetoric between the two men had always been friendly, in contrast with previous Franco-American disputes when French-bashing was sometimes on full display, such as during the war in Iraq that France opposed. On Tuesday, Trump fired off a caustic series of tweets against his weekend host and renewed his frequent charge that America's European allies in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation spend too little on defense.

by | November 16, 2018 | 10:56

Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says many may be safe, but he's making the list public so people can let officials know they're safe. Two more people were killed during the Woolsey Fire, which also destroyed more than 400 structures and displaced about 200,000 people in the mountains and foothills near the Malibu coast west of Los Angeles.

by | November 16, 2018 | 08:24

Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said Wednesday it was incredible that the Justice Department reached back to a short-term Reconstruction-era presidential appointment to legitimize President Trump's decision to make former Iowa federal prosecutor Matt Whitaker the acting US attorney general.

by | November 16, 2018 | 05:08

The baby, who was severely mauled, died of his injuries at a hospital. Ajay Kaushal, the police officer in charge of the Sikandra police station, told Reuters on Wednesday that a group of monkey's entered the house, but only one went after the child.

by | November 16, 2018 | 05:09

The two nations have levied several rounds of tariffs on each others' goods, and tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports are due to rise to 25% in January in the absence of a breakthrough in negotiations. At the very least, what the two could hope for is a sort of lowering of tensions, some analysts note. Ross played down the impact of the midterm congressional elections on the discussions with China and the upcoming 2020 campaign, saying America's domestic political calendar would not ...

by | November 15, 2018 | 21:27

Robinson credited his sister, the former first lady, with making the White House a welcoming place for their entire family and prioritizing family even with her busy schedule. "Anybody who feels the passion to get in this race, we need them in there", Obama said. "She really didn't want to join them in the White House for that reason".