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by | August 17, 2018 | 00:56

The movement was initially pushed by the Boston Globe . Trump felt his morning tirade against a free press merited a third tweet. In February 2017, shortly after he came into office, Trump banned reporters from CNN, the BBC , and the Guardian from an off-camera press briefing.

by | August 16, 2018 | 17:12

Mr Trump , in a statement explaining his reasoning, cited "a series of unfounded and outrageous allegations, wild outbursts on the internet and television about this administration". "More broadly, the issue of Mr. Brennan's security clearance raises larger questions about the practice of former officials maintaining access to our nation's most sensitive secrets long after their time in government has ended", Sanders said.

by | August 16, 2018 | 17:12

Afghan authorities insist the city will not fall to the Taliban and that Afghan forces are in control of key government positions and other institutions. The videos could not be independently verified by Reuters but they generated heavy commentary by social media users that underlined the shock caused by the attack.

by | August 16, 2018 | 15:24

The prosecution's final witness on Monday, a Treasury Department agent, testified that Manafort and his consulting companies did not disclose their foreign bank accounts as required by law. One of Mueller's last witnesses on Monday was a mortgage banker with The Federal Savings Bank, which loaned money to Manafort in 2016. Stephen Calk is the bank's founder.

by | August 16, 2018 | 13:03

Stone said a report by the Gosford community corrections office found Wilson was suitable for home detention. Former Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Local Court on July 3. But under mounting pressure from child abuse victims and Catholic priests to resign, and calls from Malcolm Turnbull for the Pope to sack him , Wilson offered up his resignation as a "catalyst to heal pain and distress".

by | August 16, 2018 | 12:09

One witness, another student named Ali Ahmad, said as many as 100 students may have been inside when the bomber struck, but officials have not yet confirmed the figure. Afghan forces repelled the initial assault and in recent days have struggled to flush the insurgents out of residential areas where they are holed up.

by | August 16, 2018 | 12:04

She also claims he's "leveraged his status" to make unfounded allegations. Now Donald Trump has had his revenge, revoking the former CIA chief's security clearance - and threatening a number of other national intelligence officials, all of whom have one thing in common: they've also been critical of the president.

by | August 16, 2018 | 12:00

Shin Se-min reports. True liberation, he said, means putting an end to the division of the two Koreas. Moon compared this initiative to the gradually expanding ties that Europe instituted after World War II, starting with a six-nation coal and steel community and eventually culminating in the European Union .

by | August 16, 2018 | 11:52

First, at this point in my Administration, any benefits that senior officials might glean from consultations with Mr. Brennan are now outweighed by the risks posed by his erratic conduct and behavior. At least two of the former officials, Mr Comey and Mr McCabe, do not now have security clearances. Trump's concern apparently is that their former status gives special weight to their statements, both to Americans and foreign foes.

by | August 16, 2018 | 11:48

Still, the New Zealand Dollar has been unable to recover either due to many factors making investors hesitant to buy riskier trade-correlated currencies. Monday's economic calendar is devoid of data for the United Kingdom, and traders are going to be focused on Brexit headlines for the day as well as the new Turkey developments.

by | August 16, 2018 | 11:31

Lavrov said on Sunday Russia was ready to extend contacts with the United States on the level of foreign ministers if the U.S. side was ready to act on a basis of equality, RIA reported . "But we are not planning now any limitations such as shutting down McDonalds", Siluanov said. But while admitting that sanctions would boost inflation in Russian Federation as they hurt the rouble, Mr Siluanov said there were no plans to ban using the dollar in Russian Federation.

by | August 16, 2018 | 11:16

Ajey Lele, a senior fellow at the Delhi-based Institute for Defense Studies and Analysis (IDSA), said Modi's proposal was "extremely ambitious". "India is now the land of reform, perform and transform. "India has registered its name as the sixth largest economy in the world". Referring to schemes like Ujjwala and Saubhagya Yojana, Modi said that "dignity of an individual was as important as economic growth" of the country.

by | August 16, 2018 | 11:10

At his press conference last week, Abadi described the U.S. sanctions as a "strategic mistake and incorrect but we will abide by them to protect the interests of our people". Former Iranian interior minister, Abdullah Ramadan Zadeh, called on Friday on his country not to oppose dividing Iraq ahead of the imposition of USA sanctions on the Islamic Republic.

by | August 16, 2018 | 06:25

Democrats immediately criticized the White House announcement. "This is kind of a petty way for retribution, I suppose, for speaking out against the president ", Clapper said. The announcement came as Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating into U.S. intelligence findings that Russians conspired to tilt the 2016 presidential election in Trump's favour by allegedly colluding with his campaign aides.

by | August 16, 2018 | 04:32

Train services were disrupted at many places and rail service between Thiruvananthapuram and Kanyakumari was suspended after main bridges were swept away in the gushing waters. All airlines are trying to accommodate the affected passenger in flights to Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode, the two other airports in Kerala. Earlier on Wednesday, the airport had stopped arrival operations from 4am to 7am as a precautionary measure.

by | August 16, 2018 | 02:43

Of course, it's still not clear why she would say Trump said the word if it were not real. She said she acknowledged the tapes of Trump existed just to get on with her day. "In her secret tape-recording of me, it was one of many times that I would placate Omarosa to move the discussion along because I was tired of her obsession over this alleged tape", Pierson said.

by | August 15, 2018 | 21:46

The Aquarius , rented by the SOS Mediterranee NGO and managed in partnership with Doctors Without Borders (MSF), was at the centre of global spat in June when Italy and Malta both refused to lot it dock. "It seems the very principle of rendering assistance to persons in distress at sea is now at stake". SOS Mediterranee said many of those aboard were extremely weak and malnourished.

by | August 15, 2018 | 20:09

The advisory has been issued for the region because of high concentrations of fine particulate matter. A value of 50 or below represents good air quality with little potential to affect even those with respiratory conditions, while a value over 300 represents hazardous air quality and is likely to affect even healthy individuals.

by | August 15, 2018 | 19:01

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said senator Fraser Anning's speech was "appalling". Hanson said she warned Anning not to take Howard on to his staff when Anning replaced Roberts after his disqualification. He won support from his party leader, Bob Katter, who said he "1,000 percent" backed him. "We are a multiracial society and I've always advocated you do not have to be white to be Australian", Senator Hanson told parliament on Wednesday.

by | August 15, 2018 | 18:03

Modi said the country was earlier counted among the fragile five economies in the world. The target echoed that set by John F Kennedy in 1961 to land an American on the Moon by the end of the decade. On Minimum Support Price (MSP), Modi added that after years of files circulating in government offices, our government finally put MSP in place. Mr Modi said, with a "Beej Se Bazar Tak" approach, the government is bringing remarkable changes in the agriculture sector, and the aim is to ...