Speaking outside the H&M in Menlyn Mall, Tshwane chairperson of the EFF, Benjamin Disoloane, said the protest was against H&M, which was a "racist shop" based on their actions as reported on in the media. H&M said despite the incident being "accidental in nature", it still took it seriously and understood the upset and discomfort it had caused. The firm's spokesperson, Amelia-May Woudstra, said the company was sorry for the ad, "We sincerely apologize for offending customers with an image of ...
On Twitter , the president later clarified that he does consider DACA and border wall funding to be tied together. Her glimmer of hope was reignited following an announcement by a California judge to temporarily block the Trump administration's decision to end the DACA program .
Un'espressione volgare che subito ha scatenato polemiche. Trump ha definito Haiti e alcuni Stati africani "cesso di Paesi". La Casa Bianca non smentisce le ricostruzioni, limitandosi a dire: "Alcuni politici a Washington scelgono di combattere per Paesi stranieri, ma il presidente combatterà sempre per gli americani ", afferma il vice portavoce della Casa Bianca , Raj Shah .
Santa Barbara County spokeswoman Amber Anderson told reporters some 1,250 emergency workers were at work Friday, slogging through soupy mud and uncertain footing to search for anyone who is trapped. Members of the crew are expecting to work 12- to 24-hour shifts, just like they did in the Thomas Fire . Billy Grokenberger lives in a part of Montecito that was under a voluntary evacuation order.
A 68-year-old chemistry professor and former chief of the academy of science, Drahos is pledging to improve ties with the European Union and return "dignity" to the presidential post - a campaign jab against Zeman who has polarized the political landscape.
Patrick Jiron, 80, and his 70-year-old wife, Barbara, were ordered to return to court next month to face a second set of charges stemming from a traffic stop Tuesday near Lincoln. "Look at the reason for the stop, look at the detention, look at the seizure, the search, the arrest and the statements made afterwards", said lawyer John Berry Jr.
Notwithstanding Christie's upbeat self-appraisal, Garden State residents seem ready for this once-in-a-generation New Jersey pol to leave office. The governor told the assembled lawmakers that the state's takeover of Atlantic City is to thank for recent reports of an economic revival in the resort town.
Pakistani residents carry the body of a girl during her funeral in Kasur in Punjab Province on January 10, 2018, following her rape and murder . Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah took notice of the murder and sought report from the Punjab government.
The document stressed that Cuba joins the strong rejection that these statements have arouse around the world, and expresses its most heartfelt solidarity with all the offended countries. What Trump did do, they said, was "call out the imbalance in our current immigration system, which does not protect American workers and our national interest".
Under the deal, Iran allows strict limits on its nuclear program in return for easing of economic sanctions. But he coupled that announcement with new sanctions on 14 Iranian individuals and entities - among them Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani, head of Iran's judiciary.
Das said that price correction downwards would be more pronounced in the coming months. However, the July-December sales figures of these cities in 2017 were still significantly lower than the second half of 2014 and 2015, clearly depicting an underlying declining trend, the report said.
The plea for a probe into the judge's death on December 21 was filed by Maharashtra-based journalist BR Lone. "This is a serious matter", the bench said . Some accounts have claimed that the judge's death occurred under mysterious circumstances and there have been demands for a probe into the circumstances of his death.
State coach Mark Gottfried. Whether the NCAA corroborates the FBI's allegations will determine if Bowen has the option of playing college basketball at SC next season. Louisville was a late addition to Bowen's college list. Bowen was not named in documents, but details made clear that investigators were referring to the freshman.
He did not say when it occurred. The phone call comes on the heels of a tweet sent out by President Trump earlier this month, criticizing his country's long-standing policy of sending security aid to Pakistan. According to the Pakistani military, the Chief of the Army Staff reiterated that Pakistan will not seek resumption of aid but expect honourable recognition of our contributions, sacrifices and unwavering resolve in fight against terrorism for peace and stability in the region.
The 2016 Australian Open champion is in superb form going into this year's event, having also won all four singles at the Hopman Cup, but knows she faces a big test against Barty on Saturday. The 42nd-ranked Paire will meet rising young Australian star Alex de Minaur, who downed Spain's Feliciano Lopez in the night match, 6-4, 6-4. She becomes the first Australian to reach the final since 2005, when countrywomen Alicia Molik and Samantha Stosur contested the showpiece.
Political observers in Arizona said the more moderate McSally stands a far better chance of beating a Democrat in the November general election than Arpaio, the former Maricopa County sheriff known for harsh anti-immigration views. Little more than a year ago, McSally refused to endorse Trump, and she referred to his sexually predatory comments caught on the " Access Hollywood " tape as "disgusting".
It's a feeling shared by these three women, each from different African nations, Liberia, Nigeria and Gambia that now call Wichita home, after reports President Donald Trump used a vulgar term to describe Haiti and other African countries.
The state does have a medical marijuana law, but it bars cannabis on school property. But her parents say School District 54, located in the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg, Illinois , is denying the girl the opportunity "to enjoy the full benefits" of her education, the Chicago Sun-Times reported.
So now lawmakers, meaning the Republicans in charge who are responsible for these ridiculous maps created to guarantee Republican seats in 10 of 13 congressional districts, will have until January 29 to come up with new maps to fix the partisan gerrymandering.
Officials chased the bus from Racine County into Lake County, Illinois. Interstate 94 was shut down in both directions in the area of where the bus stopped. Illinois State Police (ISP) are investigating a disorderly and possibly armed subject on eastbound I-94 at Illinois Route 173 near Wadsworth. So far no injuries have been reported.
The International Broadcasting Centre (IBC) was completed past year, with staff from Olympic Broadcasting Services and the US National Broadcasting Company already making preparations at the venue . Short track speed skater Elise Christie, a triple gold medalist at last year's world championships, will again be one of the big hopes after bouncing back from three disqualifications in Sochi.
The country has revamped its laws to further protect animals including large marine crustaceans. Switzerland has just put a ban on boiling lobsters while they're still alive and it's a decision a lot of people can definitely get behind.
President Kenyatta said the two countries are not in competition, but in a partnership that complements each other in improving the lives of their citizens. "In order to continue to be the movement we are, the movement of our people, we must, therefore, be able to do this throughout the year". Ramaphosa said there is a lot to learn on agriculture from Kenya, as they play a leading role on the continent in agriculture.
A church member who spoke on condition of anonymity told Radio Free Asia (RFA) that the demolition was conducted by "anti-riot team, quite large". ChinaAid President and Founder Bob Fu has urged the government to stop demolishing churches and to compensate the Christians who paid for the building.
Someone in Melbourne's inner-north is the sole victor of Thursday night's $55 million Powerball jackpot but hasn't yet claimed their prize. A lucky Victorian's life will be changed forever after purchasing a winning $55 million ticket. Another 14 lucky players will take home the division two prize of $86,113.10 for guessing the six numbers but not the powerball. There also are eight additional ways for players to win a cash prize.
Obi got extended minutes against Michigan State due to Maryland's foul trouble, but only grabbed two rebounds and attempted no shots in 16 minutes of play. It should be noted that Feder, who stands at 6-foot-9, was not projected to be a starting-level player for Ohio State, but the former three-star prospect certainly could make an impact elsewhere.
The journalist's last question rang out over the room as Trump closed the door behind him, and a clipped "Thanks, press" presumably from a White House staff member didn't resonate as particularly thankful at all. and offered his explanation. "Everyone has their own course of life, but this is mine, and so I'm just happy to be recognized for it, and so I'm humbled", said Bailey.
To give you an idea of how far behind, China has the world's fastest supercomputer , the Sunway TaihuLight , with 93 petaflops (93 million billion floating point operations per second) of computing power. The proposal, which will be financed by the commission in conjunction with the signed-up member states, is "crucial for the EU's competitiveness and independence in the data economy", according to the press statement, published on Thursday 11 January .
It noted that Trump's comments had immediately sparked "controversy and indignation". Editor's note: NPR has decided in this case to spell out the vulgar word that the president reportedly used because it meets our standard for use of offensive language .
Trump first insisted that he canned Comey on the recommendation of his Attorney General and Deputy Attorney General, only to then tell NBC's Lester Holt that he had the Russian Federation investigation on his mind. Trump previously denied anyone in his campaign had contact with Russian Federation. "When they have no collusion , and nobody has found any collusion, at any level, it seems unlikely that you'd even have an interview ".
An Atlanta-area hospital run by Cancer Treatment Centers of America has had to rent special pumps to empty liter-size saline bags into many smaller ones for individual patients, said pharmacy services director Jamie Joy. "The Mahoning campus and the Akron campus have worked together to form a committee to conserve IV fluids as much as possible and look at different ways of administering our medications to stretch our supply".
North Korea has proposed working-level talks with the South to discuss sending performing artists to the PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games. An offer has also been made by the South to have both countries' athletes walk into the Opening Ceremony together under a unified flag, although like the ice hockey proposal, a resolution has not yet been reached.
Shoppers can buy huge quantities of merchandise, including products not found at Walmart , as well as fill up on gasoline. Sam's Club stores in Alaska are set to close this month, a company spokeswoman said Thursday. All the employees who lose their jobs will have the opportunity to apply for open positions at other Sam's Clubs or Walmart facilities, according to a required WARN Notice notice sent to the state Department of Labor and the Orange first selectman's office.
Johnson also took issue with Isaac Newton Farris Jr., Martin Luther King Jr.'s nephew, who told CNN after participating in a White House event honoring his uncle that he believes Trump is "racially ignorant and racially uninformed", but does not believe Trump is a " racist in the traditional sense".
The chopper was supposed to land at offshore oil rig Bombay High at 11 am, the Press Trust of India reported citing unnamed sources. At the time, it was 30 nautical miles off Mumbai . According to reports, the Pawan Hans chopper (VT PWA ), with 2 pilots and 5 passenger workers hasn't landed at the disgnated oil rig. 'We have deployed all our choppers including from each of our naval bases in search of the missing chopper.
According to ANI , the rescue operations are now underway. The Coast guard immediately went into rescue operations and around 35 students have been rescued. DySP and Local Magistrate had rushed to the scene and overseeing the rescue operations. 'All our local officers and staff are on the spot. Dahanu is a coastal town known for Chickoo farming and a tourist destination in Palghar District.
Alsup's ruling pointed out another Trump tweet sent on the same day his administration announced the phase-out of the program, in which he suggested he was open to preserving the program if Congress failed to enact legislation. The news was largely welcomed on Capitol Hill, where some accuse Trump's controversial senior policy adviser Stephen Miller of standing in the way of a deal on immigration and others said they didn't know who to talk to about the contentious issue.
Trump, the senators said, "brought everyone to the table this week and listened to both sides". As Breitbart News reported, five years of chain migration to the US adds more people to the country than one year of American births. Speaking in London, Ont., Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he would not "opine on what the president may or may not have said" but called Canada a country of openness and respect.
If the report from 38 North proves to be correct, we may see the conflict between North Korea and the USA reach a whole new level. Delegates from North Korea and South Korea meet in Paju, South Korea on January 9. Russian Federation has voted at the United Nations in favour of worldwide sanctions against North Korea over its nuclear programme, while urging the West to show restraint and calling for talks over the issue.
Most of his speeches have cited his status as "a husband and a father". The governor made the admission hours after he gave his annual State of the State address at the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City. Ex-Husband: "Tell me the truth". "It's a really sad state of affairs in our politics and other parts of our society when things like this keep happening", Democratic Rep.
Iranian hard-liners who support President Hassan Rouhani , Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , and the clerical establishment of the Islamic Republic came out in droves this weekend to retaliate against the demonstrators. Many of those protesting appear young and unconnected to the educated, politically connected middle-class who poured into the streets to challenge the reelection of hardliner Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in 2009.
Emergency management officials are warning that the Kennebec River could come over its banks as snow melts and up to 2 inches of rain falls on Friday and Saturday. In addition, Winter Storm Hunter is spreading snow, sleet, ice and rain into the East. While the rain that led to these minor flood conditions has subsided across much of the county, Flood Warning Center employees will continue to monitor stream gages and weather reports.
Feinstein's remarks in the transcript clearly state an FBI investigation into the Trump campaign's connections with Russian Federation was already underway when Steele presented his findings, debunking a commonly held Trump campaign theory that the dossier was part of a calculated attack on Trump's credibility.
To this day, Her Majesty remains the soul of discretion. Despite the physical discomfort her coronation caused, the queen recognizes the event's significance. Anxious that the weight of the elaborate jewels at the centrepiece of her crown would injure her neck, she quips: "So there are some disadvantages to crowns , but otherwise they're quite important things".
The Indian Space Research Organisation successfully launched its 100th satellite into space on Friday morning IST. "The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C40) deployed India's 710-kg Cartosat and 10-kg nano satellite and 100-kg micro-sat along with 28 foreign satellites into the Earth's orbit after a ideal lift-off from the launch pad", said outgoing Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman AS Kiran Kumar at the mission control facility, about 80km northeast of Chennai.
Commenting about GKN's intention to separate the businesses, Melrose said it believes that shareholder value would be maximised by it significantly improving the businesses prior to any separation. Ms Stevens, who at 69 has extensive experience in the aerospace and automotive sectors, said she would instill a much stronger performance and accountability culture at the group, which employs 58,000 people across 30 countries.
A boy sat next to them in seats that had been reserved for women who come alone or with members of their families, namely male relatives. "A lot of people wanted to wait and see how it is. Still in place, however, are guardianship laws that prevent women from travelling overseas, obtaining a passport or marrying without a male relative's consent.
The president's interview doubles down on on Wednesday during a public Cabinet session. "Our current libel laws are a sham and a disgrace", he added, "and do not represent American values or American fairness". So, what are libel laws? . So why would Trump suddenly thrust the libel issue out there? Time to make them hurt. The President made no mention of " Fire and Fury ", the new Michael Wolff book that takes a critical look at Trump's first year in office.
The briefing comes days after the United States suspended security aid to Pakistan and US President Donald Trump said the country had given the US "nothing but lies and deceit" . The already tense relations between the USA and Pakistan further deteriorated after Donald Trump wrote on Twitter on January 1, that Pakistan "gives safe haven to the terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan, with little help".
The decision in this regard was taken at the cabinet meeting chaired by chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The chief-minister, however, has denied this and said that the Opposition parties have been purposely making a case out of nothing.