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Author: 0 'US may impose sanctions on European firms working with Iran'

The U.S. withdrawal from the Iran deal has upset Washington's European allies, cast uncertainty over global oil supplies and raised the risk of conflict in the Middle East. "It's clear that for that we have to maintain economic incentives, and that would not be easy after the USA decision" he said. President Trump pulling out of the nuclear deal and Iran's missile exchanges with Israel are just ramping up the pressure in a country that's already dangerously close to boiling point.

World News Siddaramaiah says he is 'okay' if a Dalit becomes Karnataka CM
Author: 0 Siddaramaiah says he is 'okay' if a Dalit becomes Karnataka CM

He was addressing media persons in Kalburgi today in the state after celebrating his 50th marriage anniversary. While expressing confidence about his victory in the Chamundeshwari Assembly constituency here, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday said the 2006 byelection to the Assembly from the constituency was tougher.

World News Philippines' top court ousts Duterte-critic chief justice
Author: 0 Philippines' top court ousts Duterte-critic chief justice

In a statement , IBP president Abdiel Dan Elijah Fajardo stressed that the group stands firm that a member of the SC can only be removed through impeachment and not by a quo warranto petition. Sereno has denied any wrongdoing, and her spokesman said she would appeal the decision. Among those who voted in favor of Calida's petition were Tijam, associate justices Teresita Leonardo-de Castro, Diosdado Peralta, Andres Reyes Jr., Lucas Bersamin, Samuel Martires, Alexander Gesmundo, and Francis ...

World News 5 dead, 11 injured after bridge collapses into river in Kashmir
Author: 0 5 dead, 11 injured after bridge collapses into river in Kashmir

The death toll in the Neelum valley bridge collapse reached 12 on Monday with six tourists still missing, confirmed an official on Monday. Ayub said rescue workers recovered the bodies of five drowned students. The Pakistan Army has also been roped in to assist in the operation. Azad Jammu and Kashmir is said to be one of the most lovely tourist spots of the world.

World News West Bengal Panchayat Election 2018
Author: 0 West Bengal Panchayat Election 2018

Before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Panchayat elections following in the state is the last big election for opposition parties. CPI (M) district secretary Shamik Lahiri named some people claiming that those goons of the Trinamool Congress had assaulted party worker Debaprasad Das and his wife Usha and then set the house afire.

World News 'Uncooperative' India delaying 26/11 trial: Pak
Author: 0 'Uncooperative' India delaying 26/11 trial: Pak

Nawaz Sharif had recently given a statement to a local news outlet. "At the outset, the statement of the Quaid has been grossly misinterpreted by the Indian media". He indicated that his country should look into why its narrative that it had been fighting terrorism had not been accepted by the worldwide community "despite sacrifices".

World News Flights diverted from Delhi airport after sudden dust storm
Author: 0 Flights diverted from Delhi airport after sudden dust storm

Air travel in Delhi was also affected, with around 70 flights being diverted from the city's worldwide airport on Sunday night. When the Metro services finally resumed after around two hours, the trains plied at halting speed. A woman standing under a tree in Kannauj was killed as it fell on her while two persons have been reported dead from Barabanki . More than 70 incoming flights were diverted from the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in the evening.

World News Early results announced for Iraq election
Author: 0 Early results announced for Iraq election

Haider al-Abadi, the prime minister since 2014, is campaigning largely on his achievement of ridding Iraq of Isis, which had swept over the Syrian border to establish a "caliphate". Abadi, a rare ally of both the United States and Iran, was mainly concerned with fending off Shi'ite groups other than Sadr's alliance, which are seeking to pull the country closer to Tehran.

World News Will be back in Goa soon, says Parrikar
Author: 0 Will be back in Goa soon, says Parrikar

Addressing party workers at a meeting held at Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium near Panaji , Shah said the BJP had won all the assembly polls held post 2014. Balakrishna. "I want to tell you, that like the last Government which ran for five years, this time too the Government will last for five years and go to the people for an even bigger mandate", the top BJP leader also said.

World News Young girl attacked by bear in Grand Junction
Author: 0 Young girl attacked by bear in Grand Junction

The mother told Colorado Parks and Wildlife her daughter had thought she had heard their dog outside and that's why she was in the yard. Officers say the girl's mother heard her daughter screaming in the yard and, when she went to investigate, witnessed a large black bear dragging the 5-year-old.

World News Israel celebrates as US Embassy prepares to open in Jerusalem
Author: 0 Israel celebrates as US Embassy prepares to open in Jerusalem

Earlier, Israel on Sunday kicked off festivities to celebrate the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem . Alongside Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, who are both senior White House advisers, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan will be at the ceremony.

World News Storm System in Gulf has Tropical Potential
Author: 0 Storm System in Gulf has Tropical Potential

It has nearly zero chance of developing into a tropical storm, but is forecast to move westward over the Florida peninsula on Saturday. WHAT TO EXPECT TOMORROW: Tomorrow is going to be another dry day for the most part and very hot. And while the storm is not expected to develop, it still will likely continue to drench South Florida over the next week and possibly into the coming weekend.

World News Modern Life: Today is Mom's day. What about tomorrow?
Author: 0 Modern Life: Today is Mom's day. What about tomorrow?

She said to me, "We are going shopping, but we are not going anywhere near any children's departments or toy shops". I have three lovely young adult children whom I am endlessly proud of, and still I feel a twinge of emotional pain and sadness when I see a mother with her mother and baby.

World News Meghan McCain Responds To Trump Aide's Joke About Her Father Dying
Author: 0 Meghan McCain Responds To Trump Aide's Joke About Her Father Dying

While defending Gina Haspel, President Trump's nominee for Central Intelligence Agency director, McInerney said enhanced interrogation techniques do work to induce prisoners to offer valuable information. A FOX Business spokesperson confirmed to ABC News that McInerney will no longer be invited to appear as a guest on either FOX Business Network or FOX News Channel.

Author: 0 Israel Institute urge NZ on Iran Nuclear Programme

These reported remarks come as Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif embarked on a diplomatic tour to try and save the nuclear deal. All foreign businesses operating in Iran will be required to "wind down" activities or "risk severe consequences", the statement added, in effect threatening billions of dollars worth of business deals.

World News US Delegation For Embassy Opening, Led By Ivanka Trump Arrives In Israel
Author: 0 US Delegation For Embassy Opening, Led By Ivanka Trump Arrives In Israel

The move prompted Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to halt ties with the Trump administration, declaring it unfit to remain in its role as the sole mediator in peace talks. The Mufti also called for commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Nakba . In 1980, Israel effectively annexed East Jerusalem and declared the entire city as its capital.

World News Deaths of 7 in family stun Australians
Author: 0 Deaths of 7 in family stun Australians

Despite the firearm-related deaths of seven people near Margaret River , Australia still remains an example to the world on the necessity of strict gun control, West Australian Premier Mark McGowan said. Dawson did not identify the victims. Police have said they found three licensed guns on the property belonging to Miles and they are not looking for any other suspects.

Author: 0 May and Trump agree talks needed over Iranian sanctions

In a lengthy government statement on Friday, the Iranian government warned that it would take "whatever reciprocal measures it deems expedient" if it is not fully compensated for the US withdrawal from the nuclear agreement as provided for in the accord.

World News (Video) Mohamed Salah deals hammer blow to Chelsea, deadlock broken against Brighton
Author: 0 (Video) Mohamed Salah deals hammer blow to Chelsea, deadlock broken against Brighton

Chris Hughton made four changes for his side's final game of the campaign, along with switching formation from 4-4-1-1 to 4-3-3. The home side dominated throughout, Jonjo Shelvey's fierce strike saved by Thibaut Courtois and Mo Diame forcing the Chelsea keeper into further action, and broke through after 23 minutes when Dwight Gayle finished after Jacob Murphy's header had been pushed away.

World News United States wants to work with Europeans on new Iran deal: Mike Pompeo
Author: 0 United States wants to work with Europeans on new Iran deal: Mike Pompeo

After years of crippling economic sanctions, the deal opened Iran to business with the USA and Europe, and companies around the world began doing business in Iran. "So I think at the moment there is some feeling in Europe that they're really surprised that we got out of it and really surprised at the imposition of strict sanctions".

World News CBSE conducts separate board exams for six Indian sports starlets
Author: 0 CBSE conducts separate board exams for six Indian sports starlets

However, other sources also suggest that the tentative dates for the declaration of the Haryana Board Class 12 and Class 10th result is May 15. This year, the MP board class 10 exam began from March 5. 10,091 students had scored over 95% marks and 63,247 had scored over 90% marks in CBSE Class XIIth 2017 exam. The overall pass percentage of Haryana Board 12th exam result was recorded as 64.50% and for class 10th result it was 50.49%.

World News Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal
Author: 0 Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal

In Beijing, Zarif will hold talks with foreign Minister Wang Yi on the future of the nuclear agreement, reports Interfax-Ukraine with reference to the Iranian media. The President of France Emmanuel macron in a telephone conversation with the American leader Donald trump has expressed concern about the tensions after the US withdrawal from the nuclear deal.

World News Iran may remain part of nuclear accord - Rouhani
Author: 0 Iran may remain part of nuclear accord - Rouhani

The withdrawal of the United States from the accord was a "violation of morals", Mr Rouhani said in remarks carried by state television. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) was signed between Iran, the U.S., the United Kingdom, Germany, China, Russia, and France in 2015.

World News Canara Bank posts $723 million fourth-quarter loss
Author: 0 Canara Bank posts $723 million fourth-quarter loss

Mumbai: State-owned Canara Bank on Friday reported a loss for the fourth quarter (Q4) on account of higher provisions to cover bad loans. The bank made a provision of Rs 5,126 crore for bad assets against Rs 1,489.88 crore in the corresponding quarter previous year.

World News Korea economically if it gets rid of nuclear weapons
Author: 0 Korea economically if it gets rid of nuclear weapons

Rodong Sinmun , the official newspaper of the Workers' Party of Korea's Central Committee, accused the U.S.in a commentary Wednesday of holding on to a "Cold War way of thinking" and being "rude", according to the state-run Korean Central News Agency.

World News Theresa May leads tributes as Dame Tessa Jowell dies aged 70
Author: 0 Theresa May leads tributes as Dame Tessa Jowell dies aged 70

Her successor in Dulwich, Helen Hayes MP, tweeted: "So very sad at the passing of my friend & predecessor Tessa Jowell who served Dulwich & West Norwood for 23 years". "She was universally popular and respected among politicians of all parties", he added. "Before the 1997 Labour victory, we worked on a programme to nurture children from the moment of their birth, but crucially also to work with parents and the wider community to transform the lives of those otherwise caught in ...

World News Forecast: Tornado watch issued as severe storms take aim
Author: 0 Forecast: Tornado watch issued as severe storms take aim

Unfortunately in these areas, these conditions will allow the atmosphere to become fairly unstable, and as a wave of low pressure moves eastward along the warm front, scattered showers and storms will bubble up and move through. Temperatures will range between the upper 60s to the lower 70s. The temperature will be 63 degrees. MONDAY: Showers and thunderstorms late. Today - Showers and thunderstorms.

World News Pakistan Prevents US Diplomat From Leaving the Country
Author: 0 Pakistan Prevents US Diplomat From Leaving the Country

The source further added that the FIA officer on duty after finding out that it was Col Hall, held back his passport and sought directions from his high-ups, according to a source. Pakistani authorities have imposed "reciprocal" restrictions on the movement of US diplomats in the country after Washington took similar measures.

World News At least four dead as blasts, gunfire rock Afghan city
Author: 0 At least four dead as blasts, gunfire rock Afghan city

Qaderi said at least four attackers then stormed into the building with rocket-propelled-grenade launchers and AK-47 assault rifles. Jalalabad is the capital of restive Nangarhar, which borders Pakistan. Last month also an Islamic State suicide bomber attacked a voter registration center in Kabul, killing 60 people and wounding at least 130 others. Afghan security forces have struggled to combat the Taliban and IS since the USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation formally concluded ...