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Author: 0 Israel Approves New West Bank Settlement for previous Amona residents

Over the past two decades, the global community has overwhelmingly backed the idea of a two-state solution as the best way of reaching peace in the region. Israel draws a distinction between those it sanctions and those it does not - so-called outposts. Settlements have grown in the meantime however through the expansion of already established outposts or through retroactive legalisation.

Author: 0 Historic ruling sees India's roads safer after liquor ban

He said the state government will also take a review of a notification pertaining to highways. Besides liquor vends, a large number of liquor bars in restaurants and hotels along the national and state highways are also in troubled waters and as such stakes are high for contractors, hotels, liquor contractors and the state government.

Global Media Thousands of Venezuelans demonstrate against opposition leader ban
Author: 0 Thousands of Venezuelans demonstrate against opposition leader ban

Venezuela's socialist government banned a prominent opposition leader from holding elective office for 15 years, the latest political crackdown in the country. Venezuelan authorities confirmed that a young man was killed on Thursday during anti-government protests and vowed to investigate the fatal attack, the first since a controversy over the Supreme Court blew up last week.

Author: 0 Small businesses prefer Obamacare over GOP plan

Although Americans have always been supportive of pieces of Obamacare - coverage for adult children and preexisting conditions were favorites in polls - the ACA as a whole got a thumbs down. When asked who is most to blame for the failure of the Republican bill, the public is divided with about one-third (33%) saying Republicans in Congress, three in 10 (28%) saying President Trump, and one-fourth (24%) saying Democrats in Congress.

Global Media Extremely happy elephant is super excited to meet the Queen
Author: 0 Extremely happy elephant is super excited to meet the Queen

As the patron of the Zoological Society of London, the Queen is a regular to openings and other royal engagements at zoos in the UK. Passenger ripped off overbooked flight A screaming passenger has been dragged off a plane in the USA after he refused to give up his seat when the airline overbooked the flight.

Global Media UP govt's farm loan waiver 'unfulfilled promise'
Author: 0 UP govt's farm loan waiver 'unfulfilled promise'

Farmers unions said the cap and limitation to crop loan would confine the benefit. In the run-up to Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had promised farm loan waiver in the first cabinet meeting if BJP was voted to power.

Global Media Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court
Author: 0 Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court

Democrats scoffed at the notion, instead pegging him as a pro-business ideologue who would side with big corporations over everyday Americans. "I applaud the confirmation of Justice Gorsuch and thank the Senate majority for their willingness to rise above Democrat politics in order to do what's right for North Dakota and the United States of America".

Author: 0 North Korea fires ballistic missile off east coast

Mr Tillerson did not elaborate on what those actions might be but his comments suggest that the Trump administration's position may be hardening on North Korea's nuclear programme. "I think what the Chinese are beginning to understand is that if this can't be solved peaceably through negotiations, through pressure, then there is serious risk that the United States will have only one option left, which is the military option", Sawers warned.

Global Media Alonso supplies art as Chelsea respond to Spurs
Author: 0 Alonso supplies art as Chelsea respond to Spurs

When you play after your opponent it's normal if you see that the opponent is very close to you to feel a bit of pressure. Conte addressed the availability of Moses in his pre-match press conference as he said: "Victor Moses trained with us yesterday and today, I have to check his situation and then make the best decision for the team but he's available".

Global Media Egypt's Christians bury dead after IS church bombings
Author: 0 Egypt's Christians bury dead after IS church bombings

The state of emergency still technically needs the approval of parliament - a formality given the number of pro-Sisi delegates. "What happened is a unsafe indicator that shows how easy it is to attack a large gathering of people in different places", said researcher Ishaq Ibrahim with the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights.

Global Media Pence: Trump Administration 'Has Put Iran on Notice'
Author: 0 Pence: Trump Administration 'Has Put Iran on Notice'

Also in DC, Jason Greenblatt, the USA special representative for worldwide negotiations, continued meeting prominent Israel figures. In mid-March, the USA budget introduced major cuts but urged a boost to military spending and recommended leaving the multi-million aid package to Israel intact.

Author: 0 Russian Federation to blame for Syria deaths - Sir Michael Fallon

The chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun on Tuesday triggered a US missile attack two days later that struck a Syrian air base in central Syria with 59 missiles, killing nine people. Much of the global community accused Assad's government of responsibility for that attack, though Damascus involved responsibility. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran's Hassan Rouhani said in a phone call that aggressive US actions against Syria were not permissible and violated worldwide law, the Kremlin ...

Global Media Rockies' Senzatela faces Padres in 2nd big league start
Author: 0 Rockies' Senzatela faces Padres in 2nd big league start

In four-plus seasons, two in the National League with the Padres, Myers has a 1.088 OPS at Coors Field over 69 at-bats, with a.362 average. He wound up charged with four runs on seven hits in 5 1/3 innings Monday. Senzatela has outstanding command - particularly for such a young pitcher - of a mid-90s fastball, a very good changeup, a rapidly improving slider and a curveball that he doesn't use as a strikeout pitch but will use to get strikes early in the count.

Global Media Cruz says eyes of nation on Kansas House race
Author: 0 Cruz says eyes of nation on Kansas House race

The special election Tuesday between Democrat James Thompson and Republican Ron Estes to fill the seat vacated by CIA Director Mike Pompeo is being watched across the nation for signs of a backlash against Republicans. How do you think this election cycle has gone? Fox said that Thompson beat out a more establishment candidate for the Democratic nomination, former state Treasurer Dennis McKinney , who also served 16 years in the Kansas House, putting on display a growing schism in the party.

Author: 0 McCain: Russia cooperated with Syria in chemical attack

She said Russia's initial reaction after the chemical attack was to defend the Syrian government, adding that the U.S.is not going to allow Russian Federation to "have Assad's back anymore". Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, whose government is another backer of Assad's, also called for an independent inquiry under United Nations auspices when he spoke Monday to Alfano, Italy's foreign ministry said in a statement.

Author: 0 Pope prays for victims and families of Russian Federation bomb attack

Those detained had been recruiting other Central Asian immigrants in St Petersburg "to carry out terrorist crimes" and to join "illegal armed groups", including IS, Russia's state investigative committee said in a statement . "Naturally, we always consider all options - both domestic and criminal, primarily incidents of a terrorist nature", Putin said. Young people hold candles as they gather to honor the memory of the victims of subway bombing on Marsovo Polye in St.

Author: 0 Russia knew in advance of Syrian chemical attack

The two-day G-7 meeting in the Tuscan walled city of Lucca is bringing together the foreign ministers of France, Germany, Britain, Japan and Canada, the USA and current G-7 president Italy, as well as European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.

Global Media Ministers would consider direct rule if powersharing talks fail, MPs told
Author: 0 Ministers would consider direct rule if powersharing talks fail, MPs told

Political parties in Northern Ireland have been given an extra few weeks to try to reach agreement on the formation of a new power-sharing government. But he added: "I believe that there remains an overwhelming desire among the political parties". Secretary of State James Brokenshire will make a statement to the House of Commons later on the collapse of the inter-party talks at Stormont.