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Author: 0 Theresa May's snap election call is 'opportunistic,' says former UK Treasury minister

May said the opponents were "wrong" to believe that the government's majority is small and "they can force us to change course". Britain joins a list of western European countries scheduled to hold elections this year. He said: "She wants to have a considerable majority to carry out the reform agenda that she has set out for the country". She took advantage of the brief meeting unfolded on Downing Street to mention the British Government has the flawless plan to negotiate the terms of the ...

Author: 0 Door-to-door fight continues b/w Govt forces & IS in Iraq

In February, Iraqi ground forces - backed by a USA -led air coalition - began fresh operations aimed at ousting ISIL from western Mosul , the terrorist group's last stronghold in northern Iraq. A member of the Iraqi forces takes position by an armored vehicle in the Old City of Mosul on April 16, 2017, during an offensive to recapture the city from Takfiri Daesh militants.

Global Media Russia- 'Trump is more impulsive and unpredictable' than NK
Author: 0 Russia- 'Trump is more impulsive and unpredictable' than NK

Russian state television has no doubt who is unpredictable enough to bring the world to war in the North Korean crisis, and it's not the reclusive communist dictator Kim Jong-Un. Polls suggest state TV's U-turn over Trump has filtered through to the public, most of whom get their news from TV. In a press briefing Monday, Spicer said, "I don't think that you're going to see the president drawing red lines in the sand, but I think that the action that he took in Syria shows that, when ...

Author: 0 Trump attacks "unfair" Canadian dairy industry

After what has been a relatively warm beginning in relations with Canada, which included what was seen by many as a positive trip to Washington by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Trump dropped the gloves on Canada's well-guarded dairy sector.

Author: 0 British PM refuses to participate in TV debates before snap election

But, with opinion polls now showing a double-digit Conservative lead, Cebr warned that potential gains from having a Tory government with a large majority could be undermined if the party's moderate stance on immigration gives way to more stringent controls.

Author: 0 Judge Denies DOJ Request To Postpone Consent Decree Hearing

On Monday, the Justice Department took its first step under Sessions' order by asking a federal judge to pause court proceedings for 90 days involving a proposed consent decree affecting Baltimore's troubled police force. It's up to Robart to decide when police reform under the consent decree has been completed. "Those reforms are going to take place no matter what", said Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said the day before the judge's ruling.

Author: 0 North Korean missile explodes at launch

The smaller submarine-launched ballistic missiles have a range of over 600 miles. "The missile blew up nearly immediately". "The most important message from the vice president on behalf of the president is that we have an ironclad commitment to stand with our allies in the region, in their defense", Pence Press Secretary Marc Lotter said in an interview on ABC's "Powerhouse Politics" podcast ahead of the trip.

Global Media Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over
Author: 0 Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over

The two officials will meet on the sidelines of a Japan-U.S. economic dialogue, and they also are expected to touch on the recent U.S. missile strikes in Syria. "I will cooperate closely with the USA and South Korea , and will also call on China to play a bigger role", Abe said. "We will respond to any situation by clearly communicating Japan's position and closely cooperating on policy with the USA", he said.

Author: 0 PM asks BJP to reach out to poor Muslims

In October a year ago, when he addressed a rally in Uttar Pradesh, Modi said he opposed the triple talaq practice among Muslims and in the same breath he condemned the prevalence of female foeticide in Hindu society. The Congress leader further said the Prime Minister had visited the State many times and each time the people of the State expected a lot from the Prime Minister but he had disappointed them every time.

Author: 0 McMaster: All options on table in regard to North Korea

Pence has told reporters near the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea the USA has lost patience with the unwillingness of the North Korean regime to move toward ridding itself of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. The elaborate display of the state's military power drew tens of thousands of participants, including goose-stepping soldiers and crowds of civilians who have spent weeks perfecting their ability to wave plastic flowers in unison.

Global Media New Poll: Trump Approval Back Up To 50
Author: 0 New Poll: Trump Approval Back Up To 50

That compares with 62 percent from February 1-5 among a random sample of 1,019 adults, age 18 and older, living in all 50 USA states and the District of Columbia. At least one poll has his approval rating on the rise, with the leader of the free world passing an important benchmark for support. Is honest and trustworthy - 36 percent in April vs.

Global Media North Korea fails to launch missile
Author: 0 North Korea fails to launch missile

Pence is travelling to South Korea to hold talks with the country's leadership. However, the only reason the USA would strike is if North Korea does decide to move forward with its testing or plans to aim at the US or one of its allies. If he really wanted to strike the United States with a nuclear weapon, there are better ways of doing so. "We've tried persuasion, it's failed, we've tried coercion, it's failed".

Author: 0 IPL 2017: SRH beats KXIP by five runs

For Kings XI Punjab, Mohit Sharma and Axar Patel were the most successful bowlers, returning figures of 2/25 and 2/33 respectively. While Bhuvneshwar got rid of Mohit (10), Dhawan dropped a catch at cover of Vohra. David Warner said that "it was great to have Bhuvneshwar" Kumar in the SRH bowling line up. Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi strangled Punjab as they shared three wickets among themselves.

Global Media Pence visiting military camp near Korean DMZ
Author: 0 Pence visiting military camp near Korean DMZ

The medium-range missile "blew up nearly immediately" following the launch attempt from a base in the Sinpo area early on Sunday, according to United States military. imagery and assessments. Pence is the son of a Korean War veteran and displays his late father's Bronze Star in his office. Before the failed launch, North Korea's Vice Minister Han Song Ryol had told the AP his country is prepared to wage war if that is what Trump desires.

Author: 0 Philadelphia police call search for Facebook killer a precaution

The FBI is assisting Cleveland police in the search for Stephens. "Found me somebody I'm about to kill ... this old dude", Stephens says in one clip included in national news reports . Godwin did not seem to recognize the woman's name. According to the New York Daily News , Stephens said, "She's the reason why all of this is about to happen to you".

Global Media Arsene Wenger critical of Arsenal supporters in defence of under-fire ace
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger critical of Arsenal supporters in defence of under-fire ace

His form has dipped of late, much like that of Arsenal on the whole, to the extent that he was berated by the club's supporters following Monday's 3-0 loss at Crystal Palace. Alexis Sanchez's first-half free-kick was cancelled out by Alvaro Negredo soon after the break, and Boro briefly looked as though they could kick on to claim a hugely valuable win in the fight against relegation.

Author: 0 Top cop completes marathon for 1st time since 2013 bombings

Geoffrey Kirui of Kenya won the race in 2:09:37, while fellow Kenyan Edna Kiplagat took home the women's title in 2:21:52. It was the first Kenyan men's win since 2012. Suguru Osako of Japan came in third, followed by American Shadrack Biwott in fourth. Perhaps most surprising of them was newly-minted masters runner Abdi Abdirahman, who was in the lead pack coming up the hills before he tangled feet with Rupp and stepped awkwardly, causing his quads to begin cramping.

Global Media To Keep India United, Celebrate Its Diversity: President Pranab Mukherjee
Author: 0 To Keep India United, Celebrate Its Diversity: President Pranab Mukherjee

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh of BJP and state BJP chief Nityanand Rai, an MP from Bihar, were among the NDA leaders who were invited, but did not show up. RJD chief Lalu Prasad has questioned a last-minute decision of Home Minister Rajnath Singh to stay away from an official function in Bihar on Monday where hundreds of freedom fighters were honoured.

Author: 0 Jared Kushner in talks to sell stake in real estate tech firm

Bannon is played by cast member Mikey Day dressed as a black-cloaked skeleton, and Fallon, dressed as Kushner wearing a blazer beneath a Kevlar vest, enters to the EMF song "Unbelievable". Trump's "cute little twink" received more praise: "Jared, you're such an inspiration", he said. "You've shown everyone that if you're born rich and marry my daughter, you can do anything you want", says Baldwin, who dutifully moves to his tiny desk with toy.