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Lyon, Besiktas handed suspended European bans by UEFA Lyon, Besiktas handed suspended European bans by UEFA
- April 22, 2017

Therefore, if there are any other further incidents involving the clubs in the next two years, UEFA will ban them from playing in the next European competition for which they qualify. Manchester United needed an extra-time goal from Marcus Rashford to beat Anderlecht 2-1 and go through 3-2 on aggregate while a 1-1 draw away to Racing Genk was enough to give Celta a 4-3 aggregate win. (more...)
Fury at Eurocrat's offer: 'Drop Brexit and we will take European Union back'
- April 22, 2017

The Prime Minister has made ending the jurisdiction of the court in the United Kingdom one of her Brexit goals. In an interview with the Guardian, Mr Tajani indicated that the Article 50 process could be halted if the Government wanted after the election. (more...)
Babri case: Supreme Court verdict on senior BJP leaders, including Advani, today Babri case: Supreme Court verdict on senior BJP leaders, including Advani, today
- April 22, 2017

Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, the Congress Party on Wednesday demanded action against them. Apart from Advani and Joshi, Uma Bharti, Kalyan Singh and several other leaders of the party were named in connection with the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition case allegedly for instigating a crowd to pull down the structure. (more...)
Real Brexit talks will only start after June vote: EU Commission
- April 22, 2017

The prime minister, who took office after David Cameron resigned following the European Union vote, is seeking a personal mandate for her plan to pull Britain out of Europe's single market. If May's plan is approved by Parliament, the election will be Britain's third general election in seven years, and it comes less than a year after the referendum that decided the United Kingdom would withdraw from the EU. (more...)
South Korea on heightened alert for North's celebration
- April 22, 2017

Bermudez said Sunday's images of the Punggye-ri site showed indications of some minor dumping from mine carts - a sign of tunneling work - but no active pumping of water out of the tunnel system used for nuclear testing. military presence to China's borders. The threat of a real war got slightly closer to reality when North Korea warned of a "super mighty pre-emptive strike" that would wipe out America. (more...)
House panel to begin tax reform hearings next week
- April 22, 2017

Reforming the US tax was one of the primary legislative promises made by President Donald Trump during his 2016 bid for the White House, along with upending former President Barack Obama's landmark health care bill. "That will be next", the president told reporters in late-March after the bill failed. It is hopeful that after the bungled healthcare reform effort, President Trump has now learned more about how the legislative process works in the nation's capital, and can lead a ... (more...)
Bill O'Reilly Accuser Speaks Out For the 1st Time
- April 22, 2017

Earlier this year, the network extended O'Reilly's contract by four years. Television host Bill O'Reilly attends the Hollywood Reporter's 2016 35 Most Powerful People in Media in NY on April 5, 2016. Following her suit six other women, including Kelly, came forward with allegations against Ailes. O'Reilly issued a statement on Wednesday after the news of his departure was announced , saying , "It is tremendously disheartening that we part ways due to completely unfounded claims ". (more...)
Paris attacker had been arrested for plotting to kill police
- April 22, 2017

Anti-terrorism prosecutor Francois Molins said the suspect - 39-year-old Karim Cheurfi - had a long criminal history but had never shown signs of radicalisation. Sunday's round of voting will be followed by a second-round runoff on May 7 between the top two candidates. The ISIS propaganda website stated the attacker was an ISIS fighter, claiming he went by the moniker "The Belgian". (more...)
Trump calls Canada's dairy trade policies a 'disgrace'
- April 22, 2017

Earlier this week, in Kenosha, Mr. Trump had promised to stand up for dairy farmers, though he didn't explain the issue, which, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel , is likely a change in Canadian dairy pricing policies that undercut about 75 Wisconsin dairy farmers earlier this month. (more...)
British Parliament votes in favour of early polls British Parliament votes in favour of early polls
- April 22, 2017

The decision by British premier Theresa May to call a snap general election in just seven weeks' time is all the more of a surprise because, ever since she succeeded David Cameron in Downing Street, May has been insisting that her government would serve out its statutory term which ends in 2020. (more...)
UK MPs back plans for 8 June poll
- April 22, 2017

As the last general election took place just two years ago, the vote was crucial for May. Corbyn and the leader of the minority Liberal Democrats, Tim Farron , both welcomed May's decision to call a general election . Riding high in the opinion polls, May is seeking to increase her slim majority of 17 in the 650-seat Commons before the battles begin with the European Union over Britain's exit bill and future trade and immigration ties. (more...)
Palestinian hunger strike sparks clashes with Israeli forces in Bethlehem Palestinian hunger strike sparks clashes with Israeli forces in Bethlehem
- April 22, 2017

More hardline still was the reaction by Israel's intelligence and transportation minister, who tweeted that Barghouti should have been executed after his conviction for murder in 2004 in an Israeli court . Opinion polls suggest Barghouti is the top contender to succeed Mr Abbas as president. PA President Mahmoud Abbas called on the worldwide community "to intervene to save the lives of Palestinian prisoners who have opened hunger strikes... (more...)
Korea dismisses Trump's reported remark that it was part of China
- April 22, 2017

VISA PROGRAM Trump orders federal agencies to look at tightening a temporary visa program used to bring high-skilled foreign workers to the United States as he tries to carry out his campaign pledges to put "America First". The comments were made during Pence's 10-day trip to the Asia-Pacific region, which includes South Korea, Japan, Indonesia and Australia. Abe, right, and Pence shake hands at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, on April 18, 2017. (more...)
French far-right presidential candidate Le Pen is 'strongest on borders'
- April 22, 2017

The referendum together with negotiations with the European Union on the status of France later became one of the key points of Le Pen's presidential election program. Why are people talking about Marine Le Pen? Le Pen's popularity has dismayed Europe's liberals, who fear a rise of the Populist Right in elections across the continent in The Netherlands, France and Germany. (more...)
We won't discuss reports Russian troops moving towards N. Korea border - RIA We won't discuss reports Russian troops moving towards N. Korea border - RIA
- April 22, 2017

The latest bellicose statement follows North Korea's weekend display of military hardware in a parade marking the birthday of its founder Kim Il Sung and two attempted missile tests, one of which failed. The Rodong Sinmun, the official newspaper of the North's ruling Workers' Party, did not mince its words in a commentary, saying North Korea was fully prepared for any USA attack. (more...)
Wildlife groups want giraffes added to endangered species list Wildlife groups want giraffes added to endangered species list
- April 22, 2017

Yet giraffes have no protection under USA law. "Considering the ongoing threats to giraffes and their small remaining populations, now is the time for Endangered Species Act protections for this seriously and increasingly imperiled species", the petitioners wrote. (more...)
EPL Wrap: Sunderland draws West Ham; Leicester gets draw; more results
- April 22, 2017

Cattermole himself had a hard day, booked with less than a minute on the clock after he fouled Andre Ayew, as the Ghana worldwide prepared to shoot from the edge of the area. West Ham boss Slaven Bilic bemoaned Sunderland's late equaliser but he accepts a draw was a fair outcome. The first blunder was caused by a whipped in Wahbi Khazri corner, with the ball flying right over Randolph's head and into the top-corner to make it 1-1 in the first-half. (more...)
UN Security Council Blasts N. Korea Missile Test, Threatens Sanctions
- April 22, 2017

However, Mr Pempel noted that South Korean media has not taken kindly to Donald Trump's aggressiveness on the matter and that the country "want [s] and deserve consultation before any military moves". USA officials said there was a higher-than-usual level of activity by Chinese bombers, signalling a possible heightened state of readiness by Beijing , reclusive North Korea's sole major ally, although the officials played down concerns and left open a range of possible reasons. (more...)
Anantnag By-Polls Deferred To 25 May By The Election Commission Anantnag By-Polls Deferred To 25 May By The Election Commission
- April 22, 2017

J&K PCC chief Ghulam Ahmed Mir, who is seeking election to Lok Sabha from home constituency Anantnag, said he will withdraw unless Governor's Rule is imposed in the state. Eight civilians were killed and scores injured in firing by security forces as mobs tried to attack some polling stations in the constituency during balloting on Sunday. (more...)
Chemical attack: US Sec. of State criticizes Russian Federation
- April 22, 2017

Trump spent Friday in Florida, in private meetings with Chinese President Xi Jinping. President Trump's decision to launch almost 60 Tomahawk cruise missiles against Al Shayrat air base, from which the Syrian air force flew to drop chemical weapons on the town of Khan Sheikhoun earlier this week, was swift and purposeful. (more...)