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by | January 30, 2018 | 22:36

Europe ministers had gathered for a long-planned meeting at which they adopted their widely leaked position on the Brexit transition period: the status quo without institutional representation, lasting from the expected official Brexit date (29 March 2019) until 31 December 2020.

by | January 30, 2018 | 22:22

The city's 4.5 million residents have been using 540 million litres of water per day but need to reduce consumption to 450 million litres daily to avert Day Zero. Major cities running out of water is becoming the new normal according to The Climate Council. The South African city of Cape Town has made a little progress in staving off the dreaded "Day Zero", the date when it might have to turn off most taps because of water shortages.

by | January 30, 2018 | 22:01

Three on-duty warning officers in the agency's watch center received this message, simulating a call from U.S. Pacific Command on speakerphone. The worker who sent the alert has refused to speak to investigators but did submit a written statement.

by | January 30, 2018 | 21:29

Alwaleed, who also owns stakes in Citigroup Inc., Twitter and the ride-hailing service Careem, will stay at the helm of his company, driving it from the forefront. The source claimed that if Alwaleed chose to travel overseas he will be accompanied by someone chosen by the Saudi government and that if he leaves the country and does not return to Saudi Arabia, the government will press charges and extradite him.

by | January 30, 2018 | 21:27

Opponents say that Trump is cutting more than needless red tape, and instead is threatening basic environmental and safety regulations that ensure roads, bridges, and pipelines are properly assessed for their potential impact. "This is a presidency that has been built on racism, stupidity, and lies, which has already wasted enough of America's time and I will not waste any more of mine".

by | January 30, 2018 | 21:17

According to Vincent Ellis of the Detroit Free Press, the Lakers have offered Clarkson for Pistons guard Avery Bradley . "The challenge of the trade deadline moved up two weeks is finding a team that is in sell mode, especially with 20 out of 30 teams still in playoff contention".

by | January 30, 2018 | 21:00

The shares were sold at an average price of $20.95, for a total value of $680,581.70. KapStone Paper and Packaging (NYSE:KS) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. Riverhead Capital Management LLC increased its position in KapStone Paper and Packaging by 77.3% during the 2nd quarter. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.15%.

by | January 30, 2018 | 20:51

They are also the only franchise to not have signed up even a single uncapped player so far. While this is not an abnormal ratio, their keenness early on after having retained only Axar Patel was visible, as they bid for 12 out of the 16 marquee players, across various categories and skill-sets.

by | January 30, 2018 | 20:31

BERNSTEIN/REUTERS/NewscomSomebody in the National Security Council wants to use some nebulous threat from China as an excuse for the feds to seize control of the nation's mobile network. In January, AT&T scrapped its plans to offer its subscribers handsets that were built by Huawei the China-based smartphone maker after some lawmakers on Capitol Hill spoke out against that as did regulators, said sources.

by | January 30, 2018 | 20:06

Back in coloured uniform, the Mumbaikar is now focussed on guiding his team to win the ODI series. There are four matches, so it sounds like a realistic goal for Faf du Plessis' men, but England failed to win a single match on their tour in December and January.

by | January 30, 2018 | 20:05

Malaysia's National Film Censorship Board (LPF) has barred Padmaavat from receiving a theatrical release in the Muslim-majority nation. The film is banned in Malaysia due to the concerns regarding "Sensitivities of Islam". Post-release, the film has had mixed reviews. The distributor in Malaysia is expected to appeal the LPF decision to a separately constituted Film Appeals Committee Tuesday.

by | January 30, 2018 | 20:00

Benitez said: "We have some time and we have an important game tomorrow, I will not talk about the window". Shortly after that development, West Bromwich Albion completed the signing of Daniel Sturridge on loan from Liverpool until the end of the season.

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:48

The arrest was the result of an investigation into claims from a 10-year-old girl who alleges Dionne touched her inappropriately under her trousers and shirt and took photos of her with her shirt up while she was on a living room couch at Dionne's home .

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:45

The memo reportedly describes Federal Bureau of Investigation abuses of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) surveillance laws with officials using the controversial anti-Trump dossier, penned by ex-British Intelligence officer Christopher Steele, as a partial justification to observe former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page .

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:45

The court also sought progress report from the Inspector-General within 24 hours. DPO further stated there is no political pressure on the police. "I am sure that the victim will receive justice", he said. However, PTI leader Aftab Alam has sympathised with the victim's family and strongly condemned the killing. Mujahidullah is the nephew of the district president of the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI).

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:41

The anti-corruption drive is being spearheaded by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , the 32-year-old son of King Salman , who has rejected as "ludicrous" analysts' suggestions that it is a power grab. The conditions of his freedom remain unclear, and the country's ministry of information said it would not comment on his situation. Ibrahim held a family gathering at his residence after his release, three MBC employees told AFP on condition of anonymity.

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:42

The prince, 62, had been the most well-known and prominent detainee held at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in the Saudi capital, Riyadh , since November 4, when his much younger cousin, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , ordered the surprise raids against prominent princes, businessmen, ministers and military officers.

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:22

The court has sought replies from the states by April 3. The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to three BJP-ruled states - Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh - on a plea seeking contempt proceedings against the states for not implementing the apex court's order on preventing violence in the name of cow protection.

by | January 30, 2018 | 18:41

Some politicians and citizens observe the principle that there is "one China" comprising the island and the mainland, but in their eyes this is the Republic of China (ROC) based in Taipei; others advocate for a rightfully independent Taiwan .

by | January 30, 2018 | 18:27

Provident Financial plc is a United Kingdom-based non-standard lender. The Beck Capital Management Llc holds 35,229 shares with $6.02 million value, down from 57,061 last quarter. They now have a GBX 68 ($0.89) price objective on the real estate investment trust's stock. About 5.99M shares traded or 246.09% up from the average.

by | January 30, 2018 | 18:25

As a result of this son meta preference, the economic survey estimates that India could have as many as 21 million "unwanted girls", i.e., girls whose parents wanted to have sons instead. It found that the overall sex ratios are significantly above the biological benchmark, and the sex ratio of the last child is heavily male skewed, implying that parents are unlikely to stop after having a daughter.

by | January 30, 2018 | 18:14

The CBP said all of the immigrants were in "good health". The vehicle involved was tracked to the side of Interstate 5 near Dairy Mart Road near the border about 12:10 p.m., where agents conducted an immigration check. The driver admitted he was involved in human smuggling, authorities said. The driver was determined to be a USA citizen and was arrested by the agents.

by | January 30, 2018 | 18:06

During the meeting, the Prime Minister exhorted all political parties to collectively strive to create a constructive atmosphere in Budget Session to achieve National good. According to an analysis by public data analysis website, Factly, the average number of Budget Session sittings during the first NDA government was 37, which fell to 34 during the two successive terms of the UPA government.

by | January 30, 2018 | 18:06

He's young and there's no one who lasts longer than Alex - his practice days are longer than anyone else's at times, " said Millman after a tight practice set against the 18-year-old Sydneysider. 'I am really sick. "I am about to vomit, I am out, I am so sick", he said while still hanging from the ledge. "This is the jungle ". Not what I expected.

by | January 30, 2018 | 17:33

The army opened fire after it came under heavy stone pelting from a mob in the village. Speaking to ANI, the BJP MP said, "Complaint should not be filed against any army officers". Ms. Mufti said incidents like Shopian "remind us that we can not afford confrontation at any level and there is an urgent need to engage in a meaningful dialogue at all levels, including between India and Pakistan".

by | January 30, 2018 | 17:28

They're killing people left and right. " Taliban must choose between Islam and terrorism, between humanity and barbarism", Ghani said a day after Afghans observed a day of national mourning following Saturday's deadly ambulance bombing that killed at least 103 people.

by | January 30, 2018 | 17:00

The orders lay out the terms of the transition, which would run from the end of March 2019 until December 31, 2020, when the bloc's current long-term budget ends. It's over", he said, encouraging Japanese companies to face the reality of Britain's departure from the EU. Mr Lidington told BBC One's Andrew Marr Show: "Of course we will have the power to choose for ourselves whether or not to diverge once we have left the supranational legal structures of the EU".

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:33

The police punished the detainees by having their heads shaved, wear men's clothing, run and chant loudly "until their male voices came out", the chief boosted. The trans women would be detained for several days, followed by a five-day "training" programme including efforts to make them walk and speak in a more "manly" way, as well as "morals teaching" by local clerics, police said.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:35

The Nigeria global joined the Foxes in a then club-record £16million deal in August 2016, and has since notched five goals in 33 appearances for the East Midlands outfit. "I am very happy and proud to back". "I am back to red-blue family!" "I have passed the medical successfully and now I am a CSKA player", Musa told club website.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:30

Taiwanese media say the man transferred about 40,000 tons of coal - worth about 3 million dollars. The U.S. Treasury last Wednesday designated the owner of one of the suspect ships, the UAL Ji Bong 6, for allegedly delivering North Korean coal to Kholmsk on September 5 previous year.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:21

As per reports, he was shot at 5.12 in the evening after which he died sometime later. The 96-year-old, who claims to be a witness to the horrific event on January 30, 1948, said he "could not hear anything due to the commotion after the incident".

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:17

When asked if Russian Federation is likely to attempt to interfere in this year's United States midterm elections - which will see all seats in the House of Representatives and a third of all Senate seats up for grabs - Mr Pompeo suggested: "I have every expectation that they will continue to try and do that".

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:18

A Spanish judge has ordered Puigdemont's arrest on possible rebellion and sedition charges. Madrid imposed direct rule on the Spanish region shortly after its declaration of independence. "Democracy can not be postponed", Carles Riera, the CUP's parliamentary leader, wrote on Twitter. Torrent says he will reconvene the session once Spanish authorities guarantee they "won't interfere" in the election of Puigdemont.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:56

Mojeb also said that the settlement represented various types of assets, including real estate, commercial entities, securities, cash and other assets. The government has also not officially released the names of individuals detained nor disclosed the specific allegations against them, leading to concerns of transparency and accountability.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:42

Disgraced former Florida Rep. The 12-term congresswoman was driven, without stopping, past a cluster of reporters outside the Sumter County complex she was assigned to for her 18 felony convictions involving fraud and tax crimes. Twenty minutes before the noon deadline a judge had set for Brown to report, a black limousine-style minibus with tinted windows turned into the prison driveway and stopped.