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by | June 22, 2018 | 14:27

Republicans frantically searched Tuesday for ways to end the Trump administration's policy of separating families after illegal border crossings, with the focus shifting on a new plan to keep children in detention, but with their parents. Dozens of newspapers and magazines around the globe published the picture, swelling the tide of outrage that pushed Trump to back down Wednesday and say families would no longer be separated.

by | June 22, 2018 | 12:32

Yet this week's marathon Brexit debate have Labour members of Parliament concerned about their Brexit-voting electorates - and pro-European lawmakers frustrated by Corbyn's euroskeptic history - airing frustrations in full view. Laura Smith stepped down as a junior shadow cabinet office minister to vote with the Government, saying "remaining in the EEA is not the right way forward for our country".

by | June 22, 2018 | 11:13

He said the BJP faced some difficulty in implementing developmental projects as some ministries were not with the party. With the BJP pulling out of its over three-year-old alliance with the PDP, Jammu and Kashmir was yesterday placed under the Governor's rule for the fourth time in the last one decade.

by | June 21, 2018 | 21:27

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife, Sara, was charged on Thursday with fraud over the alleged misuse of state funds in ordering catered meals at their official residence, the Justice Ministry said. The prosecution also indicted Seidoff, the former Prime Minister's Office deputy director-general, on Thursday for the same offenses as Netanyahu, while adding the offense of falsifying documents and with a total fraud amount of NIS 393,000 (approximately $108,000).

by | June 21, 2018 | 21:04

They backed, by 354 votes to 235, an amendment to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill created to strengthen the terms of the " meaningful vote " that Theresa May has promised to give Parliament. The new amendment will be debated in the House of Commons on Wednesday and put to a vote before MPs. The amendment, which he described as "Grieve 2" and said was in the national interest, required the Government, in the absence of any political agreement by the end of January 21 next year, to make a statement ...

by | June 21, 2018 | 20:58

She's only the second world leader to give birth while doing the job of prime minister. "I'll be prime minister and a mum", she said on Facebook , adding that her partner Clarke Gayford , who hosts a television fishing show, would be a "stay-at-home dad".

by | June 20, 2018 | 01:05

As horrific stories of families ripped apart flood the airwaves, late-night comedian John Oliver fact-check President Donald Trump's decision to blame the Democrats for his own policies. Ingraham posed a question to Sessions, asking what "the real truth" is. "We no longer exempt entire classes of people". Sessions also pushed back against claims that the policy has echoes of Nazi Germany.

by | June 20, 2018 | 01:07

The government said in a Saturday statement that France has offered to take in eligible migrants who wish to go to France. Another female passenger said she was "very, very happy", but that she was still "a bit" nervous. The Aquarius arrived in port next, with the third vessel, the Orione , arriving at lunchtime. Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued around 270 migrants and recovered three bodies from more than 30 boats trying to cross from Africa by sea.

by | June 20, 2018 | 00:44

A ring of police vehicles and black sedans surrounded the perimeter of the guesthouse, where Kim stayed on his first visit earlier this year. Screens were also erected outside the Great Hall of the People to block the view of the entrance from the street.

by | June 20, 2018 | 00:39

Trump also promised to keep upping the ante if China retaliates to his latest action. President Donald Trump announced Monday that he was considering a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in additional imports from China. Trump had already warned at the time of " additional tariffs" should Beijing hit back with tit-for-tat duties on American goods. Harvard Economics Professor Martin Feldstein on President Trump's trade negotiation strategy.

by | June 18, 2018 | 12:00

Nicholson said the United States would adhere to the unilateral cease-fire announced by Ghani, which did not apply to USA counterterrorism attacks on other terror groups. "In order to prevent our countrymen from being harmed and. we become a reason for that, all officials should ban all mujahideen (Taliban fighters) under their command from participating in such crowds and gatherings", Taliban spokesman Mujahid said.

by | June 18, 2018 | 11:30

National broadcast NHK said an elderly man was also killed by a collapsing wall, while another was trapped below a bookcase at home. Japanese government spokesman Yoshihide Suga said there were no reports of major damage as of 8.30am (local time).

by | June 18, 2018 | 11:15

Later, he told a different reporter that Trump will not use his pardon power while the investigation is ongoing, but may exercise it after the probe has ended. "There should be a full and complete IG report and grand jury investigation of what happened here, after it became the Russian Federation probe". "The president is not going to issue pardons in this investigation", he said on CNN.

by | June 18, 2018 | 11:11

Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid, Ahmed Bukhari said Eid would be celebrated across India on June 16, as there was no sight of the moon anywhere. The first day of Eid al-Fitr celebrations will officially start on Friday, June 15, announced Morocco's Ministry of Religious Endowments and Islamic Affairs on Thursday night.

by | June 18, 2018 | 10:29

The SUV was carrying 14 people ― 12 of whom were ejected upon impact. Border patrol agents use all-terrain vehicles (ATV) to search for illegal immigrants along the US. "We dealt with him last week", Boyd said. He would not confirm if any of the patients had died. The Trump administration has said tougher immigration policies - even separating children from their parents - are needed to deter immigrants from coming to the country illegally.

by | June 17, 2018 | 16:32

Highs are expected to reach into the mid to upper 90s, with dew points near 70, making for an oppressive heat to kick off the work week. This front will ease the heat and humidity slightly for the second half of the week, but highs will still be in the upper 80s and lower 90s.

by | June 17, 2018 | 13:18

Launching ballistic missiles towards densely populated cities and villages breaches the global humanitarian law, he added. The Red Sea port is the main entry for food into a country on the brink of starvation. The sound of heavy, sustained gunfire clearly could be heard in the background. Forces loyal to Yemen's exiled government and fighters led by Emirati troops had neared Hodeida in recent days.

by | June 17, 2018 | 07:14

In the video released Friday, Trump says economic sanctions will remain in place, and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will work with North Korea in the weeks ahead to craft the details of a denuclearization deal. Trump made the remark to Voice of America's Greta Van Susteren after his historic summit with the North Korean leader this week, also praising Kim's "great personality" despite the numerous human rights abuses Kim's government is accused of perpetrating.

by | June 15, 2018 | 06:36

North Korea is seeking a security guarantee - possibly including a peace treaty formally ending the Korean War - and the removal of the U.S.'s nuclear umbrella protecting allies South Korea and Japan. But he says if diplomacy fails to move in the right direction, the sanctions "will increase". Even as he drew a tough line on lifting sanctions, Pompeo sought to ease North Korea's wariness about giving up a nuclear arsenal that provides a deterrent against foreign adversaries while also ...

by | June 15, 2018 | 06:28

Voos says 393 homes in the area have been evacuated since the fire in the Medicine Bow National Forest was first reported on Sunday. Erin Sirek with the Summit County Sheriff's Department Residents helps direct a resident with a dog as residents evacuate their homes from a wild fire approaching in the Wildernest neighbourhood near Silverthorne, Colo., on Tuesday.

by | June 15, 2018 | 06:07

Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramzan , symbolises peace and brotherhood. Eid Al Fitr celebrations begin with Eid prayers at fair, or dawn, and involves prayers performed in a group and specific particular rituals and a sermon.

by | June 15, 2018 | 05:55

Los Angeles County would anchor the six counties that retained the name California under the longshot proposal, a state that would extend northward along the coast to Monterey County. Draper's fascination with splitting California into separate states has been his only real foray into state politics, though he served briefly on the state Board of Education for one year in 1998.

by | June 15, 2018 | 05:53

The press briefing came after Pompeo held a meeting with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono in Seoul to brief the officials of the outcome of the US-North Korea summit held Tuesday in Singapore.

by | June 15, 2018 | 03:35

The report also expresses concern that the political biases of the agents involved - specifically, Peter Strzok and Lisa Page - may have affected the decision to do nothing about Weiner's laptop. Strzok was supervising the FBI's Clinton investigation and deeply involved in its Russian Federation investigation. The practical effect of its conclusions on Comey's legacy and credibility could prove especially potent in the coming weeks and months ahead.

by | June 15, 2018 | 02:42

The post-summit transformation of North Korea's official version of Trump , who's now being shown by state media looking serious and nearly regal, underscores the carefully choreographed reality show the government has had to perform to keep its people, taught from childhood to hate and distrust the "American imperialists", ideologically on board with the tectonic shifts underway in their country's relationship with Washington.

by | June 13, 2018 | 02:26

Ms Bishop's opposition counterpart Penny Wong echoed concerns that North Korea might not follow through on its promise. "We appreciate President Trump's recent comments about our family", Fred and Cindy Warmbier said in a statement. "So I think it's probably well for everybody to maintain a healthy skepticism until we see those actions taken". Number one, we save money. "I think nobody can doubt the extremely unique and important role China has played".

by | June 11, 2018 | 15:10

Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平) late yesterday opened a two-day regional security summit attended by Russia , Iran and other allies confronting rising tensions with the U.S. Now, I love our country. Putin said on Russian television six days before the four-yearly tournament gets underway. Despite tensions in the US-Russia relationship, Putin did not rule out the possibility of a meeting with Trump.

by | June 11, 2018 | 14:14

Manafort's lawyers, in a court filing on Friday, asked the judge to reject Mueller's request, saying "the text messages cited by the special counsel do not establish any witness tampering". Mueller has said Kilimnik has links to Russian spy agencies, an allegation Kilimnik denies. Investigators claimed that the "repeated" contacts occurred while Manafort was under house arrest, as a condition of his release pending the trials in Washington and Virginia.

by | June 11, 2018 | 11:03

Mr Trump on Saturday threw the G-7's efforts to show a united front into disarray after he became angry with Mr Trudeau, and said he might double down on import tariffs by hitting the sensitive auto industry. The crucial G7 Summit, hosted in Canada's Quebec this year, ended in a disarray after US President Donald Trump , enraged over the press conference given by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , refused to endorse the summit's joint communiqué on Saturday.

by | June 11, 2018 | 09:39

Kim , who met Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Sunday after arriving, thanked him for hosting the event. Israel fears it will be Tehran's first target after it becomes nuclear, Netanyahu said . It's Kim's pursuit of nuclear weapons that gives his meeting with Trump such high stakes. Other than meeting fans, the pair also spoke with local and global media, many of whom had arrived in Singapore ahead of the summit tomorrow.