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Global Media G20 leaders drop support to free trade and climate change
Author: 0 G20 leaders drop support to free trade and climate change

It will also be an opportunity for Emmanuel Macron, who has now crept ahead of far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a poll of first-round voting intentions, to persuade viewers he is not as light on policy as his rivals suggest. The mood was highlighted the previous day at the White House, where Trump met German Chancellor Angela Merkel and repeated his complaints that his country has been treated "very, very unfairly" in trade arrangements.

Global Media Trump's job approval rating hits new low
Author: 0 Trump's job approval rating hits new low

Only 37 percent of respondents approve the job the president is doing - the lowest level since he took office, while 58 percent disapprove, the poll found. At a rally in Tennessee, Trump vowed to appeal the case to the Supreme Court. On March 10, Trump's approval was at 45 percent, 1 point shy of his high of 46 percent immediately after his inauguration.

Author: 0 Deported North Korean likely an arms dealer

Trump said administration officials had meetings during the weekend about North Korea, among other issues. Sunday's test was a "precisely-timed spectacular", said Peter Hayes, director of the US-based Nautilus Institute, "the kind we've come to expect from Kim Jong Un".

Global Media Two Hazrat Nizamuddin clerics who went missing in Pakistan, return to India
Author: 0 Two Hazrat Nizamuddin clerics who went missing in Pakistan, return to India

They now have a date with MEA Sushma Swaraj. The goal of the clerics' visit to Pakistan was to meet their family. The two clerics were reported missing after they travelled to Lahore on March eight. On March 15, when they reached the airport to take a return flight for Karachi, Nazim Nizami was stopped to clear some documentation and Syed Asif Nizami was asked to board the flight.

Global Media DOJ to appeal latest setback for Trump travel ban
Author: 0 DOJ to appeal latest setback for Trump travel ban

The new order was less sweeping in scope and nature, with the list of countries whose citizens would be temporarily denied new visas and Green Cards - for 90 days - going from seven to six - it applies to only Iran, Syria, Sudan, Somalia, Yemen and Libya (Iraq was dropped).

Global Media India, Pakistan to hold Indus Water Commission talks today
Author: 0 India, Pakistan to hold Indus Water Commission talks today

The World Bank had said that it was temporarily halting the appointment of a neutral expert as requested by India, and the Chairman of the Court of Arbitration, as requested by Pakistan, to resolve issues regarding two hydroelectric power plants under construction by India along the Indus Rivers system.

Author: 0 Hezbollah leader: Israel interfering in Syria in order to aid ISIS

Katz said "the fact that the incident developed into a situation where Israel claimed responsibility and the Syrians responded is significant". The Israeli military denied Syria's claims and said that its forces intercepted an anti-aircraft missile, without elaborating, according to the Associated Press.

Global Media Israel warns Syria after exchange of fire
Author: 0 Israel warns Syria after exchange of fire

Hizballah is fighting alongside Syrian government forces in the country's six-year civil war. Israel fired its Arrow interceptor missile to knock down one of the surface-to-air rockets headed for its territory, forcing the nation's army to issue a rare confirmation that it had carried out an attack inside Syria.

Global Media Lions win title tilt over UW
Author: 0 Lions win title tilt over UW

Wisconsin tied the game at 1-1 on a Matt Utaski goal with 8:15 left in regulation. "Of course we're exhausted to play 13 periods, but we knew if we just play our game, got the puck deep, good things would happen". "I just kept watching the video like, "Man, how did he get a breakaway, '" Goodwin said Sunday during the Lions" NCAA selection show watch party. "That first move he made around the defenseman was unbelievable and him getting the puck over to me, I just had to tap the puck in".

Author: 0 Jimmy Breslin, legendary columnist and author, dies in NY

He was also one of the first reporters to bring Mario Cuomo to prominence, back when he was an unknown lawyer fighting the city on the condemnation of 69 houses in Corona, Queens. Began his career in the 1940s at the Long Island Press as a copyboy. He published over 20 books on subjects from NY politics to the child-sex scandal that rocked the Catholic Church.

Author: 0 Tillerson ends first trip to Asia with meeting with Chinese president

During Saturday's joint press conference , Tillerson said that China and the US have a common goal in the Korean Peninsula: its denuclearization. Xi told the visiting secretary: "We should properly handle and manage sensitive issues to promote the healthy and stable development of Sino-US relationship from a new start", adding that the cooperative relationship between the two big economies is "the only correct option".

Global Media 'I never lifted a finger,' says Duterte on impeachment rap vs Robredo
Author: 0 'I never lifted a finger,' says Duterte on impeachment rap vs Robredo

Duterte's atrocities", Borden said. PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has slammed Vice President Leni Robredo, whom he claims to be "in a hurry" to replace him in the position of the country's highest elected official. "I do not want to see military men and dead men on my side, killed. I'd rather that the criminals, however (in the) thousands or billions they are, they should be the first to go".

Global Media Kabul: 30 Killed in Attack on Military Hospital
Author: 0 Kabul: 30 Killed in Attack on Military Hospital

The attack comes just a week after dozens of people were killed and wounded in coordinated attacks on a police station and an office of the intelligence service in Kabul . The International Red Cross Committee (ICRC) condemned the attack and said attacks on hospitals are a heinous crimes against humanity and humanitarian law.

Author: 0 Why Samsung Galaxy S8 should grab Sony's best new feature

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is set to officially be unveiled later this month on March 29th in New York City. The new phones are also expected to have the iris-scanning capabilities that debuted for Samsung on the infamous Note 7, BGR reported .

Author: 0 Facing soaring costs, Palm Beach officials ask Trump to pay up

A group of Donald Trump supporters got a personal hello from the president Friday in Palm Beach, Florida - as the city's authorities warned its taxpayers could soon have to bear the burden of his frequent visits. Deputies said an underage driver plowed trough barricades near Mar-a-Lago Friday. "We stop everything to do what we're doing for President Trump and Vice President Pence because we love this country, and we love this administration, and we love what they stand for", Bianco said.

Author: 0 NoKor tests new rocket engine

Earlier this month, North Korea fired off four ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan, reportedly reaching within 120 miles of Japan's shoreline. KCNA reported: "He [Kim] noted that the success made in the current test marked a great event of historic significance as it declared a new birth of the Juche-based rocket industry".

Author: 0 Trump refuses to drop his baseless wiretapping claims

The pair also clashed about Merkel's refugee policy, which contrasts sharply with that of Trump's. Merkel, for her part, scolded Trump for imposing a travel ban on immigrants from six mostly Muslim countries, and reminded him that any close U.S.

Author: 0 Trump takes on media again, calls meeting with Merkel 'great'

On Thursday, spokesman Sean Spicer turned to a Fox News analyst's contention that GCHQ, the British electronic intelligence agency, had helped Mr Obama wiretap Mr Trump. "Defense spending also goes into United Nations peacekeeping missions, into our European missions and into our contribution to the fight against IS terrorism", von der Leyen said , in reference to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Author: 0 Biren Singh to take floor test in Manipur assembly today

A joint statement released after the meeting stated that there would be "unconditional release of the arrested UNC leaders and all cases related to the economic blockade against the Naga tribe leaders and student leaders will be closed". Governor Najma Heptullah appointed BJP legislator V Hangkhalian as Pro-Tem Speaker. The State Government would pay extra attention to this matter and all efforts would be invested to restore hill-valley unity, Biren added.

Author: 0 Trump predicts fantastic trade deal with Germany

Her high-placed company sent as good a message as any about the direction Merkel expected these introductory talks to take. Observers on both sides of the Atlantic say this visit is a good precursor for other meetings they'll have at other worldwide summits later this year.

Global Media Priest stabbed at Fawkner church
Author: 0 Priest stabbed at Fawkner church

In a suspected case of racism, a Keralite Catholic priest was stabbed by an assailant at a church in Melbourne's north when he was about to start his Sunday service. "We believe the incident is isolated and there is nothing to suggest that he is a danger to anyone else". Detective Senior Constable Rhiannon Norton told the newspaper: "At this stage it is too early to tell [the motive] and the investigation is ongoing".

Author: 0 Watch Donald Trump attempt to blame Fox News for his wiretap lie

The White House said Friday that Spicer "was simply pointing to public reports , not endorsing any specific story". A spokesman for the intelligence agency added: "Recent allegations made by media commentator Judge Andrew Napolitano about GCHQ being asked to conduct "wiretapping" against the then president-elect are nonsense".

Author: 0 Vehicle in double murder linked to 'Real Housewives of New Jersey' star

The family of Aaron Anderson , 27, said they believe he was one of two victims found shot to death and burned beyond recognition Friday in a auto in Paterson. The bodies were burned beyond recogition, NBC reports, and had been shot in the head execution-style. The friend has been in possession of the vehicle since.

Author: 0 N. Korea accuses United States of maintaining policy of aggression

They made brief public remarks after their meeting. Territorial disputes in the South China Sea and China's continued building of man-made islands are also likely to be on the agenda. -China relations were founded on the principles of avoiding conflict and confrontation, and promoting mutual respect and "win-win cooperation". This was a near-verbatim repetition of the Chinese government's framework for relations with the U.S.

Author: 0 Donald Trump stands by GCHQ and Barack Obama wiretapping claims

The Obama administration's spying infuriated Germany at the time and risked damaging the U.S. relationship with one of its most important European partners. Trump's meeting with German chancellor Angela Merkel was awkward to say the least. But during a joint news conference, Trump accused Germany of unfair trade practices and ripped into Washington's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies.

Global Media Osinbajo Arrives Edo State On Working Visit
Author: 0 Osinbajo Arrives Edo State On Working Visit

Binidodogha said peace had reigned in the state because of Minister of State for Petroleum Dr. Ibe Kachikwu's intervention. He said the Ijaw were being neglected in the state and that it was hard for an Ijaw to win a council election. "Many of these projects that are supposed to be completed are in the book but many have not even started all". "We are committed to every thing that we said we will do".

Author: 0 Federal judges in Maryland, Hawaii put freeze on Trump's revised travel ban

If the Justice Department had appealed the Hawaii order, the case would have gone to the same San Francisco-based appeals court that rejected an earlier version of the travel ban. Critics see the same illegal moves, dubbing the new order "Muslim Ban 2.0". If Trump decides to send this case to the Supreme Court, or create a new executive order that limits the number of refugees the United States will accept, it's likely that federal judges will again argue that the policy is discriminatory ...

Global Media Nigeria leader Buhari returns home after United Kingdom medical leave
Author: 0 Nigeria leader Buhari returns home after United Kingdom medical leave

Buhari, leader of Africa's second-biggest oil producers, left on January 19 for a vacation and "routine" medical checkup in the United Kingdom, before extending the holiday on the recommendation of doctors. Buhari's leave in Britain was extended twice on doctor's recommendations. He further commended the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for his efforts in handling the affairs of the nation while he was away.

Global Media Key Republicans come around on ObamaCare replacement
Author: 0 Key Republicans come around on ObamaCare replacement

The report from the Congressional Budget Office underscores the dramatic loss in health insurance coverage that would take place if the GOP healthcare plan is enacted, potentially contradicting President Donald Trump's vow that the plan would provide "insurance for everybody" and threatening support from moderate Republican lawmakers.

Global Media 3 takeaways from Trump's budget plan for 2018
Author: 0 3 takeaways from Trump's budget plan for 2018

The core of the column argues that the budget will never pass Congress, but it sends a message to Americans and the world where the Trump administration values reside. Thus the Trump budget would eliminate $445 million that goes to support public broadcasting. Trump's first budget will also feature substantial increases in spending for the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security , law enforcement and school choice.

Author: 0 President Trump Repeats Wiretapping Claim as He Stands by Angela Merkel

In a tweet from his Florida resort, where he is spending the weekend, the president wrote that he had a " great " meeting with Merkel this week, despite reports to the contrary. Noting that the United States is Germany's most important foreign ally, he added, "We want to build on the strong relationship we've had over the past 70 years".

Author: 0 Xi Jinping, Rex Tillerson pledge cooperation over 'regional hotspots'

Tillerson arrived in Beijing earlier Saturday after visits to U.S. allies Japan and South Korea where he said the USA would no longer observe the "failed" approach of patient diplomacy, warning that American military action against the North was an option "on the table".

Global Media White House tries to soothe angry Britain over Trump wiretap claim
Author: 0 White House tries to soothe angry Britain over Trump wiretap claim

It said "they are utterly ridiculous and should be ignored". Earlier Friday, a spokesman for May said senior United Kingdom officials had protested to the Trump administration after the claims were repeated by Spicer. He added: "We have received assurances that these allegations won't be repeated and this shows the administration doesn't give the allegations any credence".

Global Media UP CM requests ministers to refrain from making hurtful statements
Author: 0 UP CM requests ministers to refrain from making hurtful statements

In 2014, a video of Yogi Adityanath surfaced in which he was seen urging Hindus to convert Muslim girls as retribution for Muslim youths marrying Hindu girls. Interestingly, while the BJP did not field a single Muslim in the poll, they nominated one member from the community as Minister of State. "Yogi ji will simultaneously focus on development and nationalism, which is like a slap on the face of leftists", said Bharti.

Global Media Music Legend Chuck Berry Dies, Aged 90
Author: 0 Music Legend Chuck Berry Dies, Aged 90

He liked to play with other famous musicians at times , too, reported the New York Times , which recalled earlier today Mr. Berry's 1995 performance with Bruce Springsteen and the E. Such tunes, however, were not enough to maintain Berry's popularity in the 1960s against the tidal wave of new young artists like the Beatles, Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix.

Global Media British Intelligence: Linking Us To Trump Wiretapping Is 'Ridiculous'
Author: 0 British Intelligence: Linking Us To Trump Wiretapping Is 'Ridiculous'

Trump has accused Obama of ordering wiretaps at his Trump Tower in NY, but two weeks after the extraordinary claim, he has not delivered any evidence. Trump said that in the tweet , the words "wires tapped" were in quotes. On Friday, Spicer told reporters that the Trump administration had no regrets about citing the uncorroborated Fox News report.

Global Media Banks says he'll support new health-care bill, with changes
Author: 0 Banks says he'll support new health-care bill, with changes

The nonprofit Center on Budget and Policy Priorities showed Nebraskans would lose , on average, $4,200 per person in tax credits that make health coverage affordable under the current Affordable Care Act. Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne, in an earlier interview, said it would be "almost impossible" to absorb the potential loss of federal funding. House Republicans on Monday released the American Health Care Act, legislation that has already generated intense, diverse opposition.

Global Media Israel to 'continue' targeting Hezbollah-bound arms in Syria
Author: 0 Israel to 'continue' targeting Hezbollah-bound arms in Syria

The incoming missiles also set off warning sirens in the Jordan Valley, home to the ancient city of Jericho as well Palestinian farming villages and Jewish settlements. Although Russia has staunchly stood by the Syrian government in the country's six-year civil war, Russia has generally avoided summoning Israeli officials after reported Israeli operations in Syria in light of deconfliction mechanisms agreed upon between Israel and Russia in 2015.

Global Media Stepson of attempted murder suspect dies in hospital
Author: 0 Stepson of attempted murder suspect dies in hospital

The woman was taken to hospital in serious condition and is now in stable condition. Police say the circumstances that connect the Martindale Road location, the Queenston Street location and Justin Kuijer are evidentiary in nature and are part of the investigation.