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by | November 19, 2018 | 11:59

As furious Conservative rebels try to gather the numbers to trigger a no-confidence vote, May insisted she hadn't considered quitting. On Sunday, Mrs May said she was aware that the number had not reached 48, while chairman of the Conservative backbench 1922 Committee, Sir Graham Brady also confirmed it had not been hit.

by | November 19, 2018 | 10:54

When Chinese diplomats turned up unannounced to persuade Papua New Guinea's foreign minister to back their wording, things turned ugly. Xi gave no indication of giving in on some key U.S. Pence also said that Washington wanted a "better relationship" with Beijing - if it respects its neighbors' sovereignty, embraces "free, fair and reciprocal trade" and improves its human rights record.

by | November 19, 2018 | 07:27

CONSERVATIVE MPs in the Portsmouth region have rallied behind prime minister Theresa May , following a number of resignations over Brexit. May, who won the top job in the turmoil that followed the 2016 referendum, has sought to negotiate a Brexit deal that ensures that the United Kingdom leaves in the smoothest way possible.

by | November 19, 2018 | 05:47

Punjab police said Sunday the grenade attack on a religious congregation on the outskirts of Amritsar city appears to be a "terrorist act". After the attack, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh reviewed the law and order situation and directed the home secretary, DGP (Law and Order) and DG Intelligence to rush to Rajasansi to supervise investigations.

by | November 19, 2018 | 02:42

Missteps could bring federal investigations that often last years, with penalties as high as a total loss of federal funding. "The proposed rule changes to Title IX put forward today for public comment by the Department of Education once again demonstrate that Secretary DeVos and her team lack basic empathy for survivors and do not care about campus safety", Vitchers said in a statement .

by | November 18, 2018 | 21:47

Seven leading Conservatives, including Boris Johnson , David Davis and Dominic Raab , are actively preparing campaigns to challenge Theresa May's leadership, United Kingdom media reported , as she declared "no alternative" to her Brexit deal .

by | November 18, 2018 | 21:27

In Friday's scheduled vote on "The Occupied Syrian Golan " resolution, the USA will change its yearly abstention to a "no" vote, the outgoing U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said in a statement . However, the United States and the worldwide community have never recognized this claim, despite the territory being under Israeli control for more than half a century.

by | November 18, 2018 | 20:54

Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2, and Turkey has given the US government a recording of the murder, but Trump said he would not listen to it "because it's a suffering tape, it's a bad tape". The CIA's conclusion was based on several pieces of intelligence. The Turks gave the CIA a copy of that audio, and the agency's director, Gina Haspel, has listened to it.

by | November 18, 2018 | 20:26

Reporters and photographers were not allowed to accompany the president to the session, which Trump later described as emotional. Mr Trump was flanked by California Governor Jerry Brown and Governor-elect Gavin Newsom. In campaign rallies before the midterm elections, Trump and Republican candidates singled out the state as a subject of derision over its high taxes, embrace of "sanctuary cities" or liberal social policy.

by | November 18, 2018 | 19:18

Netanyahu's right-wing coalition government was rocked by Lieberman's resignation in protest at a ceasefire reached between Israel and the Islamist group Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Hundreds of Israelis from Israeli communities surrounding the besieged Gaza Strip, participated in a protest in Tel Aviv , in central Israel, on Thursday, against "a weak reaction" on the part of the Israeli government after agreeing to a ceasefire with the Hamas movement.

by | November 18, 2018 | 19:12

Page was one of seven recipients, including fellow sports legends Babe Ruth and Roger Staubach . Presley is posthumously receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom . Trump called Hatch a "great friend of mine" who "liked me right from the beginning, and therefore I like him". "That's the way it is". He noted that Justice Alan Page was also a college hall of fame quarterback for Notre Dame and a professional National Football League player for the Vikings before becoming a ...

by | November 18, 2018 | 15:59

Mrs May tried to seize back the initiative yesterday by appointing Amber Rudd, the former home secretary, as Ms McVey's replacement as Work and Pensions Secretary, and promoting -Stephen Barclay, the junior health minister, to Brexit Secretary.

by | November 18, 2018 | 15:45

On November 16, 2018, the two are sentenced to life in prison on charges of genocide. Nuon Chea, 92, and Khieu Samphan, 87, are the last two surviving senior leaders of the radical communist group that brutally ruled Cambodia in the late 1970s.

by | November 18, 2018 | 13:46

The public and political class would see her less as a beleaguered leader on her last legs and more as a dogged, determined public servant who got the job done against the odds. Labour has confirmed it will vote against the deal, while many Tories are set to revolt. Several other business groups and companies have also said the deal represented a key step forward, and financial markets largely stabilized on Friday after a tumultuous Thursday that saw the value of the pound suffer its steepest ...

by | November 18, 2018 | 08:19

The kilogram will now be defined by the Planck Constant , while the ampere , kelvin and mole will be tied to the elementary electrical charge, the Boltzmann constant and the Avogadro constant, respectively. The size of the units will remain unchanged, however, to further improve stability, the four redefined units will join the second, the meter and the candela.

by | November 18, 2018 | 07:44

Authorities attribute the Camp Fire's high death toll partly to the speed with which flames raced through the town with little advance warning, driven by howling winds and fueled by drought-desiccated scrub and trees. "I want you to understand", Honea said Thursday, "that there are a lot of people displaced, and we're finding that a lot of people don't know that we're looking for them".

by | November 18, 2018 | 05:44

The discovery was made by the Seabed Constructor , a vessel owned by the American search company Ocean Infinity . It was detected more than 800 metres deep in waters off the Valdes Peninsula in Argentine Patagonia. The first anniversary of the submarine's disappearance was commemorated at the Mar del Plata naval base on November 15, with President Mauricio Macri in attendance.

by | November 18, 2018 | 03:59

Gillum offered little insight as to what he plans to do next but informed his supporters to "stay tuned" in the video shared to Facebook. He then adds that process has been gone its course and he wishes to congratulate DeSantis "on becoming the governor of the great state of Florida".

by | November 17, 2018 | 23:59

A reporter appeared to surprise the president last week, at a post-midterms press conference, when he asked if Trump was planning on having Pence be his running mate again in 2020. The Times cited "outside advisers" to the president who felt Trump should get a running mate to help him with women voters, such as Nikki Haley. But Trump brushed off the report and said he "couldn't be happier" with his vice president.

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.