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Author: 0 'Prove You Are Leaders of Europe,' Tusk Tells Rome Summit

The UK's ambassador to Brussels, Sir Tim Barrow, will deliver the Article 50 letter on Wednesday to launch a two year period of talks with the EU and member states, just over nine months after British citizens voted to quit the European Union.

Global Media USA stands by its 'One China' policy ahead of Trump-Xi summit
Author: 0 USA stands by its 'One China' policy ahead of Trump-Xi summit

Their meeting could take place as early as next month. In addition to navigating tensions over China's aggressive stance in the South China Sea that began during the Obama administration, the two countries have had a rocky relationship since Trump took office in the wake of his criticism of China on issues ranging from monetary policy to the South China Sea to its dealings with North Korea.

Author: 0 Erdogan says European Union on 'anti-Islam crusade'

Turkey's Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu has threatened to "blow the mind" of Europe by sending 15,000 refugees a month to European Union territory, in an intensifying dispute with the bloc. There can be no other explanation. Berlin says Turkey's claim that Yucel was working as a German spy is "absolutely baseless". "Seventeen percent, 20 percent, there are lots of parties like this, but they are all the same", Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a rally in the southern city of Antalya.

Author: 0 Putin Critic in Ukraine Shot Dead

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko blamed Russian Federation for what he said was a "cunning murder", saying Mr. Voronenkov's killing was an "act of state terrorism", his spokesman Svyatoslav Tsegolko wrote on Facebook . He is a Russian politician, former State Duma member. Voronenkov is hardly the first Putin or Kremlin critic to meet an untimely demise. Members of the Russian parliament were quick to reject Ukrainian allegations that Mr Voronenkov could have been killed over ...

Author: 0 McGuinness laid to rest in Bogside

His coffin will be draped with his home country's flag. Singling out Mrs Foster for a special word of appreciation for her attendance, Mr Clinton said he recognised - as did most people in the church - that her life "had been marked in painful ways by the Troubles".

Global Media Time to catch your breath in a whirlwind NCAA tournament
Author: 0 Time to catch your breath in a whirlwind NCAA tournament

The real shock in this region comes from the No. 11 Cinderella story, Xavier. If Gonzaga is serious about a Final Four run, they'll need more from him. However, the Ducks have depth. There are still plenty of players to watch for, even if they are not household names to the average basketball fan. No.

Author: 0 Saudi embassy confirms United Kingdom attacker had been in Saudi Arabia

Westminster attacker Khalid Masood. It says he returned for six days in March 2015. Before taking the name Masood, he was known as Adrian Elms. He was known for having a violent temper in England and had criminal convictions. Hundreds of British police have been working to determine his motives and are scouring Masood's communications systems, including his possible use of the encrypted WhatsApp device, to help determine if he had any accomplices.

Global Media China's vice premier hails 'unstoppable momentum' of globalization
Author: 0 China's vice premier hails 'unstoppable momentum' of globalization

The report measures 37 countries in the region on areas including economic vitality, infrastructure, human capital and innovation capability. "Singapore had the highest score in commercial and administrative efficiency". Xi said the theme reflected the attention on economic globalisation paid by the global community, especially the Asian countries. He said it brings new pitfalls that must be taken seriously.

Global Media Uttar Pradesh: Meat sellers go on indefinite strike protesting CM's meat crackdown
Author: 0 Uttar Pradesh: Meat sellers go on indefinite strike protesting CM's meat crackdown

In case, they notice any discrepancy within the state government, they should inform it to Yogi Adityanath. However, the names of the newly elected chief minister of Goa Manohar Parrikar and Manipur chief minister N. "We are being sent from one table to another and from one room to another by clerks", he said. These include attempted murder, criminal intimidation, promoting religious enmity and defiling a place of worship.

Global Media 3 injured by high-speed auto in UK
Author: 0 3 injured by high-speed auto in UK

Shocked eyewitnesses took to Twitter to describe the carnage left by the vehicle after it mounted the pavement. The incident bears a certain resemblance to Wednesday's terror attack just four miles away outside the Palace of Westminster, but police said Sunday they were not treating it as an act of terrorist violence.

Author: 0 French presidential candidate Le Pen predicts death of EU

Opinion polls show Ms Le Pen, who has said she admires Mr Putin , getting through to the second, decisive round of France's presidential election on 7 May but then losing to centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron . But shortly thereafter sent out a retraction. Although her fan group emphasizes female support for Le Pen, Katasonova isn't feminist, at least not in the Western understanding of the term.

Author: 0 European Union celebrates 60 years and the blessing of the "multi-speed" concept

Another simply said "Happy Birthday EU" in a reference to this weekend's 60th anniversary of the bloc's founding, now being commemorated in Rome . European Council chief Donald Tusk hammered the point home, asking: "Why should we lose our trust in the objective of unity today?" The Rome Declaration comes as the European Union faces some of the most intense challenges in its history.

Global Media Question paper leak: Chennithala to go on strike
Author: 0 Question paper leak: Chennithala to go on strike

A total of 11 questions from question paper of "MERIT" were apparently repeated in the SSLC mathematics examination. KPCC president MM Hassan on Sunday said that menstruation is impure and women should not enter places of worship when they are menstruating.

Global Media Walz Officially Running for Governor
Author: 0 Walz Officially Running for Governor

A spokesman for Walz's gubernatorial campaign confirmed his decision to The Associated Press. Democrats need to gain 24 seats in the House next year to win the majority, so they can't afford to lose any of the seats they now control. St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman, state Rep. Erin Murphy and State Auditor Rebecca Otto have already launched campaigns. The National Republican Congressional Committee last month included Walz on its initial list of 36 targets for the 2018 election cycle.

Global Media DMVA seeks help to honor all from Pa. fell in Vietnam
Author: 0 DMVA seeks help to honor all from Pa. fell in Vietnam

The Chopper Operation marked America's first combat mission against Vietnam, and the beginning of an extensive and challenging war. It's now been on President Trump's desk since March 23 awaiting his signature. Those veterans should be emphasized in our classroom as well, he believes. After the 11 years of combat, many Veterans of the Vietnam War arrived home only to be shunned or mistreated.

Global Media Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant for Park
Author: 0 Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant for Park

Seoul Central District Court had no immediate comment. Ms Park risks becoming the third former South Korean president to be put behind bars. An arrest is the next step before Park can be formally charged with crimes such as extortion, bribery and abuse of power.

Global Media FIR filed against Shirish Kunder over mocking the UP CM Yogi Adityanath
Author: 0 FIR filed against Shirish Kunder over mocking the UP CM Yogi Adityanath

He also asked the PWD officials to prepare a work plan for the same and to extend better facilities to the people who are residing in the rural areas. While addressing the BJP members, Yogi said the massive victory in Uttar Pradesh has increased the responsibilities on their shoulders and it is the time for the party workers to stop undertaking all the contractual jobs and work diligently for the benefit of their party.

Author: 0 Montenegro's bid to join NATO clears US Senate hurdle

Russian Federation strongly opposes the expansion of the Western military alliance in a region it considers part of its strategic sphere of interest. "Montenegro's participation in the May NATO summit as a full member, not an observer, will send a strong signal of transatlantic unity and that no third parties have veto power over NATO decisions", Tillerson wrote in the letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.

Global Media JCC Bomb Threat Suspect Nabbed Following Israeli-Led Int'l Investigation
Author: 0 JCC Bomb Threat Suspect Nabbed Following Israeli-Led Int'l Investigation

The lawyer said that a peculiarity of the American-Israeli treaty is that Israeli nationals found guilty in the US can serve their prison sentences either in the states or the Middle East, meaning that the authorities who arrested the suspect on Thursday could wait until he is sent back to their country before putting him on trial.

Global Media Wife 'overjoyed' as Marine Alexander Blackman likely to be home within weeks
Author: 0 Wife 'overjoyed' as Marine Alexander Blackman likely to be home within weeks

Blackman was convicted of murder in December 2013 after a video recording of the 2011 incident, captured on a helmet camera won by another marine, was found by police during a separate investigation, says the Daily Telegraph . Blackman, who watched Tuesday's proceedings by video link, has already spent nearly three and a half years in prison following his original conviction in November 2013.

Global Media California, New York governors blast Trump power plant order
Author: 0 California, New York governors blast Trump power plant order

New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation criticized Republican President Donald Trump's fossil fuel executive order , with U.S. Sen. "It tried to transform the EPA from being an environmental regulator into a central energy planning authority", he said of the Clean Power Plan .

Author: 0 Donald Trump turns on Republicans over health care failure

Mary Vavrik, a 57-year-old freelance deposition court reporter from Anchorage, Alaska said she was relieved that the current health law will remain because she's happy with the coverage she gets through her exchange - even as she acknowledged that reforms are needed.

Global Media Households make up less of South Korea's gross disposable income in 2016
Author: 0 Households make up less of South Korea's gross disposable income in 2016

In the fourth quarter, the nation's GDP expanded 2.4 percent from a year earlier, slightly faster than the January estimate of 2.3 percent, the bank's data showed. In local currency, GNI per capita was up 4 percent last year from a year earlier. In 2015, Korea's $27,340 per capita income ranked 46th in the world, with that of 43 countries exceeding the $30,000 level, according to data from the World Bank.

Global Media Apex court reserves order on Lokpal appointment
Author: 0 Apex court reserves order on Lokpal appointment

He pressed for a direction that in the absences of the Leader of the Opposition, the remaining three members - the Prime Minister, Lok Sabha Speaker and the Chief Justice of India should nominate the fifth member - the eminent jurist - so that the process for the appointment of Lokpal could start.

Author: 0 UK says cabin ban on laptops to go into effect Saturday

It includes laptops, iPads (and iPad Minis) oversized smartphones, Kindles and small games consoles. The British government announced a ban on electric devices on flights from Turkey , Lebanon, Jordan , Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia yesterday.

Global Media Chinese national 'tears' Indian flag, protesters demonstrate outside Oppo office
Author: 0 Chinese national 'tears' Indian flag, protesters demonstrate outside Oppo office

Protesting employees at Oppo maintained that a celebration had taken place on January 26 during which a few Indian flags had been put up in different parts of the office. Earlier this year, Amazon India was spotted selling door mats with the National flag pattern on them, which provoked a lot of friction. "The investigation is underway and if the allegation against the accused comes out, strict action will be taken", the police officials said.

Author: 0 US Fed's Fischer anxious by possible rise of protectionism

Fischer, for his part, said during an interview with CNBC's Steve Liesman that while he was keeping an eye on the failed proposal, he wasn't as concerned. The White House's economic footprint will "have an impact on our future actions", Fischer said. He said the failure of the health-care bill on Friday may have changed his "internal calculus", but not the overall outlook.

Author: 0 Carrie Lam to be Hong Kong's first female Chief Executive

All of those charged were released on bail. They will appear in court Thursday. "They said it was related to the "illegal occupation" of 2014", she said, describing it as a "death kiss" from Leung, who will step down in July. Ms Lam pledged "to heal the divide and to ease the frustrations and to unite our society to move forward", but protesters said the planned arrests will make this hard.

Global Media Trump Jr. called a 'disgrace' for criticizing London mayor
Author: 0 Trump Jr. called a 'disgrace' for criticizing London mayor

Some 20 people were injured when the attacker drove a auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge and crashed into railings outside the Palace of Westminster on Wednesday afternoon. On Thursday evening Londoners came together in Trafalgar Square for a candlelit vigil to show defiance and solidarity. Standing alongside Home Secretary Amber Rudd and Craig Mackey, the acting commissioner of London's Metropolitan Police, Khan lit a candle in an act mirrored by the crowds gathered in the famous ...

Author: 0 Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global warming

We will produce American coal to power American industry. Former Vice President Al Gore signaled to reporters in mid-March that there was a "realistic chance" Trump would keep the USA engaged in the talks. Carbon dioxide and methane are two of the main greenhouse gases blamed by scientists for heating the earth. The order directed the EPA to "suspend, revise, or rescind" actions related to the Obama-era rule, which it said "would stifle the American energy industry" but actually has been ...

Author: 0 Russian opposition leader jailed over anti-graft protests

European Union calls for release of prominent Kremlin critic Navalny , a day after he was detained at opposition protest in Moscow . "These and other civil liberties and fundamental rights enshrined in the Constitution of the Russian Federation should be fully respected, guaranteed and can not be restricted, as the Russian Federation has committed itself at the global level", it said .

Global Media Britney Spears To Have Manila Concert On June
Author: 0 Britney Spears To Have Manila Concert On June

In the United States alone, she has sold more than 70 million albums, singles and songs, according to Nielsen Music. "Image-wise, Britney has also cultivated a provocative image that began with the naughty schoolgirl persona that she introduced in the iconic music video of "...

Author: 0 Dow Up 100 Points, Looks To End 8-Day Skid

The CBOE Volatility index eased, a day after hitting its highest level since November. Gold lost some shine as a safe-haven, while the dollar edged up. "Now, there's hope this moves forward tax reform". The Nasdaq Composite index finished up 34.77 points, or 0.6%, at 5,875.14. Earlier in the day, investors had been hoping for hints about the timing of the next rise in USA interest rates from Federal Reserve head Janet Yellen, who was speaking at a conference in Washington.

Global Media Syrian army retakes Damascus areas captured by rebels
Author: 0 Syrian army retakes Damascus areas captured by rebels

Rebels and government troops agreed to a nationwide cessation of hostilities in December, but fighting has continued across much of the country, including in the capital. Clashes on Sunday and yesterday killed at least 72 people, including 38 government force members and 34 rebels and jihadists, according to the Observatory.

Author: 0 German state warns Gulen followers of Turkish spy efforts

The prime minister is at loggerheads with both Germany and The Netherlands, countries which cancelled planned "yes" campaign rallies on their soil for dual nationals. France has slightly more than 318,000 Turks eligible to vote and the Netherlands almost 245,600. STABILITY OR DICTATORSHIP? Erdal Cakiroglu, voting in Berlin , told Reuters he supported Erdogan's proposed changes.

Author: 0 Gov't watchdog to examine cost of Trump's Florida travel

Since his inauguration nine weeks ago, Donald Trump has taken 13 trips to a golf course. Photographs of Trump with son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka Trump at a hotel restaurant later emerged. Analyses of previous Trump proposals have shown that the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans would get almost half of the tax benefits. - Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Global Media Two Russian spies indicted in massive Yahoo hack
Author: 0 Two Russian spies indicted in massive Yahoo hack

According to a spokesman for the Russian embassy in Washington , the Russian capital did not have any official reaction until this point. However, it seems like Dmitry Aleksandrovich Dokuchaev and Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin instead did the opposite and covered the traces of the hackers.

Author: 0 Ousted leader faces dogs row as South Korea election date is revealed

Three people died and dozens were injured in violent clashes between Park's supporters and police following Friday's court ruling. She said through a spokesman on Sunday she felt sorry about not being able to complete her term but, striking a defiant tone about the prospect of facing an investigation, also said the truth would come out.Park has not made any public comment since then and her lawyers were not available for comment on Wednesday.

Global Media White House slams media over Russian Federation questions
Author: 0 White House slams media over Russian Federation questions

Nunes stressed that no Republicans have echoed the Democrats' calls for a recusal, a statement that was accurate at the time he made it. 'There needs to be a lot of explaining to do. That public hearing, scheduled for Tuesday, would have also included testimony from former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former CIA Director John Brennan.

Global Media Visit to WH grounds by intel chairman clouds investigation
Author: 0 Visit to WH grounds by intel chairman clouds investigation

He's now under criticism for failing to tell the top Democrat on the intelligence committee about his White House visit. Nunes could have gone straight to Trump to warn him of information. So far, key Republicans are holding firm. So the House Intelligence Committee saga rolls on, at least in name only. The panel has no public hearings on its calendar, but Schiff told NPR on Tuesday that Republican and Democratic staffers are continuing to review documents and assemble lists of potential ...

Global Media Jailing in Russia of Navalny staff 'attempt to disrupt'
Author: 0 Jailing in Russia of Navalny staff 'attempt to disrupt'

A year before Putin is expected to seek a fourth term, the protests were the biggest since the last presidential election in 2012. On Sunday, a rally organized by Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny without the permission of Moscow authorities took place in the Russian capital, with estimated 7,000-8,000 people attending and some 600 people, including Navalny, being detained by police.

Author: 0 Trump's approval rating hits new low

The poll was conducted among 1,000 people from March 19 to March 21 in counties which shifted from backing former President Barack Obama in 2012 to support Trump in 2016. There is a margin of error of three points. Presidents also need political capital to get anything done, and that is something Donald Trump did not have coming into his job and he most certainly doesn't have now that he is under multiple investigations for possible collusion with Russian Federation, that is to say, treason.

Author: 0 United Kingdom may never know why Khalid Masood attacked parliament

The 52-year-old attacker was born in southeastern England and had most recently been living in Birmingham, where several properties have been searched by police. Rowley also identified the fourth victim who has died following the attack. Two are still in a critical condition, and one person is considered to have life-threatening injuries.

Author: 0 'Bad actors' can't be allowed to have nuclear weapons: Nikki Haley

Is there anyone who believes that North Korea would agree to a ban on nuclear weapons? Even Japan - the only country to have suffered atomic attacks, in 1945 - voted against the talks, saying a lack of consensus over the negotiations could undermine progress on effective nuclear disarmament.

Author: 0 Martin McGuinness lived a life of two halves, says Alliance MLA

But he earned widespread respect across Britain and Ireland by embracing his bitterest rivals to cement the 1998 peace deal and allow Northern Ireland to slowly return to normality. Sir John Major, whose premiership came at a critical time in the peace process, went further. "I had hard backbenchers who opposed what I was doing, but he had hard volunteers who were much more violent than my backbenchers", Major told Sky News.

Global Media GAO to examine cost of Trump's Florida travel
Author: 0 GAO to examine cost of Trump's Florida travel

The lax security presented concerns for not only the physical safety of the president and his family but also the nation. Due to these concerns, the Government Accountability Office agreed Monday to investigate security procedures at the resort after prodding by Democrats.

Global Media US claims Tabqa dam is not in danger of bursting
Author: 0 US claims Tabqa dam is not in danger of bursting

Meanwhile, Daesh militant commander and three of his close aides have been killed during intense clashes with US-backed fighters from Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) - a Kurdish-dominated and anti-Damascus alliance - near Tabqa Dam. The exiled opposition coalition is taking part in UN-mediated talks in Geneva. The militants are clinging to their final strongholds after having seized large portions of northern Iraq and Syria in an offensive in 2014.

Global Media Boeing airliner catches fire in Peru, no serious injuries reported
Author: 0 Boeing airliner catches fire in Peru, no serious injuries reported

Boeing said it was aware of the reports of the incident and was gathering information. Alberto Lopez, a spokesman for Peruvian Airlines, emphasised that the plane did not crash, though. "The plane couldn't stop on the runway and they made a maneuver to stop it with the wing and that appears to have caused the fire", Basombrio told reporters from a local network.