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World News Kejriwal's apology to SAD: Bhagwant resigns as Punjab AAP chief
Author: 0 Kejriwal's apology to SAD: Bhagwant resigns as Punjab AAP chief

Kejriwal, announced he was snapping ties with the AAP. Majithia announced that he is withdrawing the case. Kejriwal also earned the wrath of the ruling Congress and SAD-BJP leaders, who accused him of being in the habit of making false allegations against his opponents to garner votes.

World News Palestinian ramming attack kills 2 Israeli soldiers in West Bank
Author: 0 Palestinian ramming attack kills 2 Israeli soldiers in West Bank

The attack took place near Mevo Dotan, in the northern West Bank. The Israeli military said in a preliminary report that the incident appeared to have been a car-ramming. Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai, who heads Cogat, the Israeli defense body for Palestinian civilian affairs, ordered in response to the attack "an immediate and broad suspension" of permits for employment in Israel "for the entire family of the assailant".

World News AMBER Alert issued in Mexico for missing USA teen
Author: 0 AMBER Alert issued in Mexico for missing USA teen

Two days later, police received information indicating that the night of March 5 Yu and Esterly took one-way flights from the Philadelphia International airport to Cancun, connecting through the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, police said.

World News Terrorists killed in Srinagar encounter belonged to IS linked group
Author: 0 Terrorists killed in Srinagar encounter belonged to IS linked group

In a statement issued here on Thursday, a police spokesman said: "Forces following leads, cordoned off a cluster of houses at Balhama, wherein the hiding militants fired upon the forces". Commenting on the matter, a J&K Police spokesperson said that the CRPF jawan was injured in a gun battle at Balhama area of Khonmoh. Rasiq had joined militancy in March previous year and Shabir in August 2017.

World News Boulder Thrown From Overpass Kills Young Dad
Author: 0 Boulder Thrown From Overpass Kills Young Dad

Officials believe that the large rock was intentionally thrown onto the freeway, CHP Altadena officers said in a Thursday news conference . "Even though the person or persons who threw the boulder may not have known who was inside the vehicle at the time, any prudent person would know that a boulder that size would seriously harm someone driving on the freeway below".

Author: 0 Spy poisoning scandal: Did Vladimir Putin himself order the attack?

Mr Johnson's comments, which appeared created to show that Britain bears no ill will towards ordinary Russians, was denounced by Moscow as an "unforgivable breach of diplomatic etiquette". "Our permanent representative to the OPCW has now written to the technical secretariat inviting them to come to the United Kingdom to take a sample, under article eight of the Chemical Weapons Convention".

Author: 0 Korean Top Diplomat's Sweden Talks Could Pave Way for Trump-Kim Summit

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has visited with top Swedish officials. . "What I hope comes out of the summit is that President Trump and Kim Jong Un paint a broad-brush. Lofven pointed out that Sweden is not militarily aligned and has had a long-standing presence in North Korea, but added that the main players had to "decide which role Sweden will play".

World News Airstrikes kill dozens in eastern Ghouta as exodus continues
Author: 0 Airstrikes kill dozens in eastern Ghouta as exodus continues

As many as 50,000 people have fled two separate offensives in Syria in recent days, activists say. The rebel groups left in Syria's Eastern Ghouta said on Friday they would be willing to negotiate with regime backer Russian Federation on a ceasefire for their one-time stronghold outside Damascus .

World News PDP lawmakers absent as Buhari hosts national assembly leaders
Author: 0 PDP lawmakers absent as Buhari hosts national assembly leaders

The House overstepped its bounds on two aspects of the bill, especially with legislation on the conduct of local council elections, noted Namdas. Ita Enang and Kawu Sumaila, the two senior special assistant to the president on national assembly matters, were also in attendance.

World News 2 dead, 3 wounded in Palestinian car-ramming attack
Author: 0 2 dead, 3 wounded in Palestinian car-ramming attack

The Palestinians seek east Jerusalem as their future capital and view Trump's decision as siding with Israel on one of the conflict's thorniest issues. It was not immediately clear how he was involved. The incident comes on a day that Palestinian groups, including Hamas, had designated as a Day of Rage to protest 100 days since President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

World News US Sanctions Russians For Meddling, But Not Putin's Oligarchs
Author: 0 US Sanctions Russians For Meddling, But Not Putin's Oligarchs

Twelve of those hit by the new sanctions are said to have worked for the Internet Research Agency based in the northwestern city of Saint Petersburg, while the agency itself has also been blacklisted. He said whether the corporate networks of any nuclear plants had been hacked was a question for the US government. The alert did not name the nuclear and critical manufacturing targets that it said the hackers had targeted.

World News Central Alabama Forecast: Rain Returns Friday
Author: 0 Central Alabama Forecast: Rain Returns Friday

Parts of the Berkshires, Green and White Mountains have picked up almost 100 inches of snow in the past 2 to 3 weeks alone, with about 5 feet at Snowshoe resort in West Virginia, too. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. "Models are still all over the place as to which area gets hit, leading to much uncertainty", said Dave Nicosia, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service forecast office in Binghamton.

World News UK: Australia joins in condemnation of poisoning
Author: 0 UK: Australia joins in condemnation of poisoning

Writing in The Washington Post, he said that "all responsible nations share an obligation to take a principled stance against this behavior", which he characterized as part of a larger pattern of "reckless behavior" by Putin. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday also accused Britain of violating global law, and said Britain's defence minister "lacks education".

World News Nerve agent planted in luggage of Russian agent's daughter
Author: 0 Nerve agent planted in luggage of Russian agent's daughter

According to senior intelligence sources, an item of clothing, cosmetics or a gift could have been laced with the Novichok toxin. She warned more measures could follow, noting that the US-led North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance and the UN Security Council had discussed the attack, while it was also expected to be on the agenda of the European Union summit next week.

World News The House's Post-Parkland School Safety Bill Ignores Guns
Author: 0 The House's Post-Parkland School Safety Bill Ignores Guns

He retweeted a statement from the House Liberty Caucus on why the plan should be opposed, which said the bill "endangers the right to due process, encourages the continued blurring of school discipline and criminal justice through school policing, and undermines federalism".

World News Singapore wants RCEP finalised in 2018, Australia looks to join ASEAN
Author: 0 Singapore wants RCEP finalised in 2018, Australia looks to join ASEAN

But Turnbull is looking at Asean for its potential to drive free trade in the Indo-Pacific region in a way that the major economies, the United States and China, can not without creating suspicion and division. "Australia will continue to work with our closest neighbours in the region". Singapore is the ASEAN chair this year. As a bloc, the 10 ASEAN member countries make up Australia's third-largest trading partner, worth nearly $100 billion in 2016/17.

World News Middle school students hold walkout in response to Parkland shooting
Author: 0 Middle school students hold walkout in response to Parkland shooting

Major news organizations covered the demonstrations live. Additional security measures were taken at the school during the walkout. Other schools, for safety reasons, had the children stay inside the school. Just about an hour before a false report of a person with a gun on the Northwestern campus, a contingent of Haven Middle School students - just a mile away from campus - participated in a walkout to support Parkland, Florida, shooting victims.

World News Banksy protests Turkish artist's incarceration in new mural
Author: 0 Banksy protests Turkish artist's incarceration in new mural

Zehra Dogan was reportedly imprisoned previous year for her painting which depicted the remains of a vastly damaged Turkish city. In his own mural, which debuted last night with an image of Doğan's painting projected above it, the anonymous artist used a series of tally charts to illustrate Doğan's jail time , one bar is replaced with a pencil, a poignant reminder of the reason behind her imprisonment.

World News New York Democratic Rep. Louise Slaughter, 88, Has Died
Author: 0 New York Democratic Rep. Louise Slaughter, 88, Has Died

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., called Slaughter "a giant", adding: "She had deep convictions - on both issues important to the people of Rochester, and for the integrity and honesty of the political system". "Louise never forgot her roots as the daughter of a Kentucky blacksmith", Pelosi said. "Her strong example inspired countless young women to know their power, and seek their rightful place at the head of the decision-making table".

World News PM arrives to inaugurate Indian Science Congress, received by CM, Guv
Author: 0 PM arrives to inaugurate Indian Science Congress, received by CM, Guv

This was informed by the Vice Chancellor of Manipur University, Prof Adya Prasad Pandey. The 5-day Congress which is being held in the Manipur University, will see the participation of over 5000 delegates comprising of scientists, scholars and corporate officials from different parts of the country and overseas.

World News Tillerson leaves behind a hollowed out State Department
Author: 0 Tillerson leaves behind a hollowed out State Department

The president and Tillerson were reported to have disagreed on a number of key issues, including North Korea, moving the USA embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, the removal of the United States from the Paris climate agreement, and the Iran nuclear deal .

World News Chairlift hurls skiers from seats at Georgian resort
Author: 0 Chairlift hurls skiers from seats at Georgian resort

Video of the accident showed skiers being flung out of their chairs as they turned a bend as other resort visitors screamed in terror. Panicked tourists were thrown in different directions after the ski lift sped up to around double its normal speed, leaving horrified skiers on the ground "shaken and shocked", reports say.

World News Interior Secretary Criticized for Saying 'Konnichiwa' After Hearing Story of Japanese Internment
Author: 0 Interior Secretary Criticized for Saying 'Konnichiwa' After Hearing Story of Japanese Internment

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was slammed on Thursday for his tone deaf response to a congresswoman who shared her grandfather's grim experience in a USA internment camp during World War II. 'It is essential that we as a nation recognize our darkest moments so that we don't have them repeat again'. 'What you thought was a clever response to @RepHanabusa was flippant & juvenile'.

World News Moscow certain to expel United Kingdom diplomats, says minister
Author: 0 Moscow certain to expel United Kingdom diplomats, says minister

On Wednesday, May expelled 23 Russian diplomats from the UK, severed high-level contacts with Moscow , and vowed both open and covert actions following the attack, plunging UK-Russia relations to a level not seen since the Cold War. The U.S. Treasury Department announced the sanctions amid withering criticism accusing Trump and his administration of failing to use its congressionally mandated authority to punish Russian Federation.

World News The Trump family has officially confirmed the divorce rumours
Author: 0 The Trump family has officially confirmed the divorce rumours

A public court record filed Thursday in NY says Vanessa Trump is seeking an uncontested divorce from the president's son. In a joint statement, the couple said they had made a decision to go their separate ways, adding that they " will always have tremendous respect for each other " and their families.

World News Mariam Moustafa - Latest Details on the Death of Ms Moustafa
Author: 0 Mariam Moustafa - Latest Details on the Death of Ms Moustafa

The victim was in an induced in a coma at the Queen's Medical Centre, where she had been taken after being assaulted in Victoria Centre, Nottingham, on February 20. She didn't even know these girls. "I come here for her future and education, for my daughter, to be engineering but now it is not fair", he said. 'They chased her to the top floor and continued to beat her, a man tried to stop them buy standing the middle of them.

Author: 0 Russia's Lavrov says Moscow will expel British diplomats

Three months before the FIFA World Cup in Russia , London and Kremlin are on the verge of a historical diplomatic rift, with English football fans said to be eying a general boycott of the Russian World Cup . His comments follow demands by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn that the PM present evidence and use channels provided by worldwide law before assigning blame to Moscow .

World News CALIFORNIA CHAOS: First ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT Hired as STATE OFFICIAL
Author: 0 CALIFORNIA CHAOS: First ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT Hired as STATE OFFICIAL

The job, to serve on the California Student Opportunity and Access Program Project Grant Advisory Committee, is an official government position that seeks to aid poor and "underserved communities" in gaining access to college. Mateo was admitted to the State Bar in June 2017. She went on to develop a passion for law and became the first person in her family to graduate from college, receiving her degree from Santa Clara University law school in 2016 and passing the California bar previous ...

World News Star Wars? President Trump proposes military
Author: 0 Star Wars? President Trump proposes military "space force"

Donald Trump has proposed a new brand of armed forces - which he's dubbed the " space force ". U.S. Pacific Command Commander Adm. Harry Harris (front) answers a reporter's question during a press conference as Commander of the U.S. The news network quotes him as describing space as "a war-fighting domain, just like the land, air and sea". "We appreciate the president's and the vice president's leadership on space".