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World News Iran Denies Moroccan Accusations Of Supporting Polisario Front
Author: 0 Iran Denies Moroccan Accusations Of Supporting Polisario Front

Morocco announced on Tuesday its decision to sever its diplomatic ties with Iran over Tehran's support for Hezbollah in arming and training Polisario separatists. The Moroccan-Iranian relations have been marred by tensions since the Iranian revolution in 1979. But Tehran denies supporting the independence movement in Western Sahara since then.

World News Priyanka Chopra on her hopes for Meghan Markle's life as a royal
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra on her hopes for Meghan Markle's life as a royal

Thomas, who lives in OR in the USA, went on to say that once Meghan made it big in Hollywood she changed and forgot anyone who was in her life before. Yes, the 37-year-old actress and soon-to-be newest member of the Royal family - and her estranged family - have been the subject of tabloid fodder for some time.

World News IPL live score, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings
Author: 0 IPL live score, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings

Score after 5.1 overs, CSK 48-1, Faf du Plessis 27, Shane Watson 21*; Piyush Chawla 1/8, Mitchell Johnson 0/29. Kolkata beat Bangalore as Chennai beat Delhi. Apart from batting, Chennai's bowling is also fantastic, in which Bravo has played an important role. Dhoni's knock enabled Chennai Super Kings to overcome a mid-innings slump to post a fine total after Shane Watson and Faf du Plessis gave them a flying start.

World News The Queen just helicoptered in to meet baby Prince Louis
Author: 0 The Queen just helicoptered in to meet baby Prince Louis

Whatever the case, it looks like this may be the last time we see Kate, 36, for quite a while. From Kate Middleton telling off a naughty Prince George at Pippa Middleton's wedding , and the Queen avoiding a conversation by hiding behind a bush, to Harry proposing to Meghan while they were casually "cooking a chicken" - the royal family are becoming more and more relatable.

World News 'I was part of the problem,' Pope quoted telling Chile abuse victims
Author: 0 'I was part of the problem,' Pope quoted telling Chile abuse victims

The three men, who were guests of the pope at his residence, said that during their long conversations, Francis had been attentive, receptive and very empathetic. In his letter to Chilean bishops last month , Francis said there had been a "lack of truthful and balanced information" about the situation in Chile before he sent the Vatican's most experienced investigator of sexual abuse , Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta, to investigate.

World News Test for PM Theresa May as England votes in local elections
Author: 0 Test for PM Theresa May as England votes in local elections

Labour are now the largest party in the council, holding half of the 52 seats. The majority of councils will declare votes overnight, but some will release results during the day on Friday. If you're anxious about finding your polling card or you're scrambling to find ID to take, we have all the information you need to know before heading out to your polling station.

World News Media reveal photos of Russian Su-30 that allegedly crashed in Syria
Author: 0 Media reveal photos of Russian Su-30 that allegedly crashed in Syria

As follows from an onsite report, both pilots tried to keep the plane under control till the last moment. "According to preliminary information, a bird in the engine may have caused the crash", the Defense Ministry said. The most recent acknowledged military loss came when a transport plane crashed on landing at the Khmeimim airbase in March, killing all 39 people on board.

World News Stephon Clark Autopsy Released, Bolsters Police Account
Author: 0 Stephon Clark Autopsy Released, Bolsters Police Account

He was most likely shot first in the thigh, then in the right side and back as he fell first to his knees and then face down with his right side facing the officers, Reiber wrote . They were responding to a report of someone breaking auto windows, and said they shot Clark because they thought he was approaching them while pointing a handgun.

World News Australia name Justin Langer as new coach following ball-tampering scandal
Author: 0 Australia name Justin Langer as new coach following ball-tampering scandal

Langer, 47, had been earmarked as Lehmann's successor when the former coach foreshadowed his tenure would end at the cessation of next year's dual World Cup/Ashes assignment in the UK. The new coach inherits a team that sits third on the International Cricket Council Test rankings, fifth in one-day internationals, but one that has lost much of the support it had from the Australian public.

World News Nightly storms provide beneficial rain, potential severe weather
Author: 0 Nightly storms provide beneficial rain, potential severe weather

The first set of showers and storms arrives early Wednesday morning, in the form of a weakening line of thunderstorms. Again there is a possibility of a few severe storms late Thursday as well. Mon: High: 80 Low: 56 Partly cloudy. Winds SW/NW 5-15 miles per hour. All thunderstorms that occur are unsafe, whether they are classified as severe or not and that is because of the lightning that they produce.

World News Modi woos poll-bound Karnataka farmers through mobile app
Author: 0 Modi woos poll-bound Karnataka farmers through mobile app

With the Karnataka Assembly elections just around the corner, PM Modi kick-started series of election rallies in the poll-bound state on Tuesday, holding three rallies on the first day alone. "With the BJP in the state and BJP in the Centre, farmer benefits will be doubled", the Prime Minister promised. He said that Yeddyurappa is the flawless man to do the job that the present Karnataka government had failed to take up.

World News People Injured in Explosion During Jewish Ceremony in London
Author: 0 People Injured in Explosion During Jewish Ceremony in London

The explosion may have been caused by a mobile phone, according to a report by the UK's Daily Express , which reported the incident earlier. Approximately 10 people were taken to the hospital, many with burns on their faces. The celebration of Lag B'Omer marks the seven-week period between Passover and Shavuot. Given the tradition of bonfire burning Lag B'Omer brings with it a safety hazard, especially in Israel where the hot dry climate can magnify the risk.

World News Guantanamo prisoner released, the first of Trump's presidency
Author: 0 Guantanamo prisoner released, the first of Trump's presidency

The Pentagon attributed the delay in Darbi's transfer to issues that needed to be resolved with Saudi authorities. Commander Sarah Higgins, a Pentagon spokeswoman, noted that the transfer was provided under the terms of a 2014 plea deal, which will allow al-Darbi to serve out the rest of his 13-year sentence in his home country.

World News Rajasthan dust storm claims two lives
Author: 0 Rajasthan dust storm claims two lives

Kumar added that they have issued directions to provide immediate relief and carry out a thorough and full assessment within 24 hours. Agra most affected district. Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje condoled the deaths and said in a series of tweets that she has directed ministers and officials in the affected areas to begin relief work and restore utilities.

World News Karnataka campaign delays drafting of Cauvery scheme, Centre informs SC
Author: 0 Karnataka campaign delays drafting of Cauvery scheme, Centre informs SC

But Tamil Nadu said it had received only 1.1 TMC of water in April. The Supreme Court on Thursday came down heavily on the Karnataka state administration on the release of Cauvery water. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said it had considered the award of Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT) while deciding the water share of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala and Puducherry in its judgment.

World News Today marks World Press Freedom Day
Author: 0 Today marks World Press Freedom Day

To in order to participate in the event, a delegation headed by the Secretary of State for Social Communication, Celso Malavoloneke, left Luanda Wednesday morning to Ghana to attend the event. Lauding the contribution of journalists and media workers who "shine a light on local and global challenges and tell the stories that need to be told" and calling their "service to the public is invaluable", Guterres said, "Laws that protect independent journalism, freedom of expression and the right to ...

World News Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to visit North Korea
Author: 0 Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to visit North Korea

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's visit to the North came as President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un held a historic summit last Friday, reaffirming the goal of "complete" denuclearization of the peninsula. In a interview with CNN in January 2016 , Kim said he was a naturalised American living in Fairfax, Virginia. It also "urges the President, the Supreme Leader of North Korea, and regional leaders to engage diplomatically to ease tensions on the Korean Peninsula, and ...

World News MCA hails SC move on NE states' member status
Author: 0 MCA hails SC move on NE states' member status

However, the bench, also comprising Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, indicated that it may consider the aspect of the cricket bodies of Maharashtra and Gujarat as they have played a historic role in the game and can not be left out.

World News Police standoff at CT town ends in explosion
Author: 0 Police standoff at CT town ends in explosion

A report of a large explosion took place in CT, according to CBS affiliate WFSB-TV. The police "were trying to coax him ... out of the house and really try to calm the situation down". The explosion happened Wednesday night in North Haven. Yale New Haven Hospital said on its Twitter account it had received seven patients "involved in tonight's house explosion" and they were all being evaluated.

World News Xiaomi applies for IPO in Hong Kong with dual-class shareholding structure
Author: 0 Xiaomi applies for IPO in Hong Kong with dual-class shareholding structure

The listing documents offered a glimpse of Xiaomi's finances, with the company reporting that revenue rose by two-thirds past year to 114.6 billion yuan ($18 billion), including 80 billion yuan from its smartphone division. Lei promised its users that the company's hardware business will have an overall net profit margin that will never exceed five per cent. This is a common pre-IPO financing option practised by many technology companies, a non-operating expense that's reflected in the ...

World News US Court Blames Iran for 9/11, Demands US$6BN for Victims
Author: 0 US Court Blames Iran for 9/11, Demands US$6BN for Victims

A United States federal judge has ordered the Iranian Regime to pay more than $6 billion to victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people. The suit alleged that Iran provided assistance, including training, to the 9/11 hijackers who rammed the plane into World Trade centre, contrary to the findings of 9/11 Commission which found no direct evidence of Iranian support.

World News Parkland Suspect's Brother Jailed On Parole Violation Charge
Author: 0 Parkland Suspect's Brother Jailed On Parole Violation Charge

Zachary Cruz is being held in the Palm Beach County Jail. He was ordered to not enter any school unless enrolled. According to a BSO warrant, Zachary Cruz violated by driving a brown Kia SUV without a valid driver's license on Northern Boulevard, just east of Jog Road in Lake Worth , on Saturday, April 28.

Author: 0 Giuliani: Trump repaid lawyer Cohen $130000 for Stormy Daniels settlement

CNN's all-out war with the Trump administration continued this week, with the left-leaning network hosting adult actress Stormy Daniel's lawyer a whopping 59 times in just two months. Trump's campaign also paid $13,468 (CA$17,321) to the law firm of McDermott, Will, and Emery - the firm of Stephen Ryan, the attorney of Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen .

World News Sessions sending more feds to border to help process 'caravan' immigrants
Author: 0 Sessions sending more feds to border to help process 'caravan' immigrants

However, a spokesperson for CBP said they resumed interviews on Monday , depending on resources and they said some people may have to wait in Mexico while they process each person. Pence told border-patrol agents and officials that he's grateful for their work, especially over the weekend, in ensuring that the "caravan" of immigrations from Honduras and other Central American countries are "dealt with in manner consistent with the law, and that our laws are enforced".

World News House Republicans send letter to Nobel committee nominating Trump for Peace Prize
Author: 0 House Republicans send letter to Nobel committee nominating Trump for Peace Prize

A United Kingdom oddsmaker said that President Trump is now the front-runner with 2/1 odds to receive the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize, according to Ladbrokes , a U.K. If you're wondering what those "peace through strength policies" are, it's that time Trump played chicken with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un on Twitter and boasted that he had a "bigger" nuclear button than "little rocket man".

World News Basque separatist group ETA announces full dissolution
Author: 0 Basque separatist group ETA announces full dissolution

But the letter said that what it called the conflict between the Basque Country and Spain and France would continue. In Spain, the group officially considered a terrorist . It remained active long after Franco's death in 1975. During its armed struggle for independence it killed over 820 people. To many people's surprise, the group continued its campaign of violence after the introduction of democracy and the 1978 constitution, which granted substantial autonomous powers to the Basque ...

World News US says will press North Korea on human rights abuses
Author: 0 US says will press North Korea on human rights abuses

Many cryptocurrencies allow users to store data on the blockchain, though some - such as bitcoin - place tight constraints on how much data can be included in a single transaction. Would other nations agree to record agreements on blockchain? Seoul declared that South Korean President Moon Jae-in would brief Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and China's Li on his historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un last week.

World News US Downplays Chance of Breakthrough in China Trade Meeting
Author: 0 US Downplays Chance of Breakthrough in China Trade Meeting

To show his commitment to the talks, US President Donald Trump has made a decision to send a group consisting of several senior officials, including Mnuchin, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and White House National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow.