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Author: 0 Border wall construction to start 'soon'

In an interview on Good Morning America, host George Stephanopoulos pressed Pence on Trump's omission. As a candidate, Trump frequently promised that Mexico would fund the wall's construction, although Mexican officials have repeatedly said that they will not pay.

Global Media Tender apology for twisting Rahul's remarks, Congress tells Modi
Author: 0 Tender apology for twisting Rahul's remarks, Congress tells Modi

Chief Minister Okram Ibobi, who launched his campaign on February 12, exuded confidence about a Congress victory on the strength of the development work undertaken by the party during its 15 years in power. The Trinamool Congress is also contesting here. Shah said, the Congress had historically neglected the north-eastern states while BJP believes that without the progress of the region, the country as a whole will not be able to move forward.

Author: 0 Trump Rebuts Criticism of Yemen Raid in Address to Congress

The Chief Special Warfare Operator was killed during a raid on al Qaeda militants in Yemen last month, and was the first known military casualty since Trump took office in what many considered to be a disastrous operation. It was planned under the Obama administration, but authorized by Trump. A president honoring a dead warrior while his widow looks up to heaven with tears in her eyes, all while a roomful of dignitaries and lawmakers stand and applaud - how can anyone not be moved? "I ...

Global Media Kellyanne Conway Explains Why Kneeling on an Oval Office Couch Was Acceptable
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway Explains Why Kneeling on an Oval Office Couch Was Acceptable

Go buy it today, everybody. "Both before and after receiving your letter , I personally met with Ms. Conway and advised her that her comments regarding Ms. The White House has previously said only that Conway was "counseled" following her action, without providing any detail. Her actions created a brouhaha of controversy as a Twitter rager popped up to call her out for disrespecting the Oval Office .

Author: 0 M for action against call to behead Kerala CM

Justifying his assertion, Chandrawat further said he made the "explosive statement just like Bhagat Singh used the bomb on British", adding that his intention was to make people "know Hindus are not sleeping". The Polit Bureau of the CPI (M) strongly condemned the threats being issued by RSS leaders against the Vijayan. "We have always followed the policy of engaging in democratic forms of protests".

Author: 0 USA bombs al-Qaeda militants in Yemen, hitting equipment and infrastructure

Yemeni security officials told The Associated Press that US jets and drones targeted at least six districts where the provinces of Bayda, Shabwa and Abyan meet. Launched just six days into Donald Trump's presidency, it was his first major counter-terrorism operation and was widely criticised even by some fellow Republicans.

Author: 0 German Mayor Appeals for Calm as Syrian Arrested for Killing Old Woman

In March that year, Abdalfatah H.A. allegedly carried out a so-called Shariah judgment, killing 36 people. A 35-year-old Syrian identified as Abdalfatah HA is a suspected member of al-Nusra Front - now rebranded as Jabhat Fateh al-Sham. The prosecutors' office declined to give further details. The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights, seven Syrians and two Syrian lawyers said they had submitted the first such complaint against six senior officials in the Syrian Military ...

Global Media Ex-Egypt president acquitted of killing demonstrators
Author: 0 Ex-Egypt president acquitted of killing demonstrators

Sitting in a wheelchair in the defendant's cage earlier in the day, without his trademark dark sunglasses, Mubarak denied involvement in the killing of protesters. Many Egyptians view Mubaraks rule as autocratic and riddled with crony capitalism. "Mubarak is now technically an innocent, but he killed the future of a country, both directly and indirectly".

Author: 0 Trump's new interior secretary rides a horse to work

In nominating U.S. Rep. Zinke, President Donald Trump said, "Ryan has built one of the strongest track records on championing regulatory relief, forest management, responsible energy development and public land issues in Congress. "The Association also looks forward to working closely with our federal partners to improve relationships with America's sportsmen, private sector businesses and private landowners who play such a critical role in fish and wildlife conservation across the nation".

Author: 0 Sweden reintroduces military draft amid 'deteriorating security environment'

Thousands of Swedish youths will be conscripted and selected for military training that is set to start in 2018, the Swedish Defense Ministry said on Thursday. The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute reports that Sweden had been scaling back its defense spending, from 2.5 percent of its GDP at the end of the Cold War in 1991, to just 1.1 percent in 2015.

Author: 0 Time running out for unclaimed $103K lotto ticket sold in Hamilton

I was manager of Sutton years ago and I sold a €6 and half million victor. He said: "I'm delighted!" There could be a big silver lining for the buyer of a lucky lotto quick pick in Portlaoise. The National Lottery advises all players to check their tickets. "The word went around the shop". The lotto's six winning numbers and bonus number are drawn from a set of 59 numbers each Wednesday and Saturday at 11:21 p.m.

Author: 0 President Trump Goes 'Top Gun' in Navy Jacket and Cap

After touring the USS Gerald R Ford, an aircraft carrier weighing 100,000 tons and billed as the most powerful warship ever known, Trump, with the jacket over his shirt and tie, told crew members: "You know what, they just gave me this lovely jacket".

Author: 0 Parliament asks EU Commission to press for full US-EU visa reciprocity

The European Parliament vote is set to put pressure on the European Commission, the EU's executive, to enforce a one-year suspension as a tit-for-tat measure for Washington's denial of visa-free access to citizens of Poland, Croatia, Cyprus, Romania and Bulgaria, all members of the 28-country bloc.

Author: 0 Marine Le Pen's parliamentary immunity withdrawn after IS tweets

Le Pen addressed the tweets in 2015 to a French television journalist who had likened her party to the jihadist group. His bereaved parents John and Diane said they wanted the images removed immediately, accusing Le Pen in a statement of using the "shamefully uncensored" picture for political ends.

Global Media Google honors philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi with new Doodle
Author: 0 Google honors philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi with new Doodle

Abdul Sattar Edhi founded the worlds largest volunteer ambulance network in Pakistan, the Edhi Foundation. There are over 1,800 Edhi Foundation ambulances across Pakistan, Al Jazeera reported. He was also nominated numerous times for the Nobel Peace Prize. "I want these people, I want humanity". Humanitarian leader Abdul Sattar Edhi, left, has a meal with children living in one of his charity houses in Karachi, Pakistan.

Global Media Human rights council catalysed progress in Sri Lanka says USA
Author: 0 Human rights council catalysed progress in Sri Lanka says USA

Israel is the only nation that has a standing, dedicated agenda item, with human rights abuses in all other countries covered under a single, separate agenda item. The Obama administration reversed course and applied for membership, arguing it could do more good and influence decisions from the inside. Trump hasn't pulled punches on his dislike of the United Nations and has publically sought a cozy relationship with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, another U.N.

Author: 0 Rubio Bill Would Name Street in Front of Russian Embassy for Dissident

Municipal workers have torn down the memorial in the past, calling it a safety hazard. However, Nemtsov's family and allies accuse the authorities of not probing the political background of the assassination. Gudkov, who lost a re-election bid for the Duma previous year, has said he will run for mayor of Moscow in 2018. Another opposition leader, Dmitry Gudkov, announced plans this month to run for mayor of Moscow in 2018.

Global Media Trump Proposes Cutting State Department Budget By 37%
Author: 0 Trump Proposes Cutting State Department Budget By 37%

Republican senator and oft-Trump critic Lindsey Graham on Tuesday said the president's budget proposal is "dead on arrival". The president will ask a joint session of Congress to boost national security spending by $54 billion, an increase of about 10 percent, to rebuild what Mr.