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Abbas to Trump: Peace agreement must be based on two-state solution

Mr Trump's optimistic comments, made at his first face-to-face talks with the Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas in the White House, are likely to raise eyebrows in diplomatic circles given the intractable nature of one of the world's longest-running conflicts.

I Asked And Comey Said Three Times, No FBI Investigation Into Trump

Comey - who found out he had been fired when the news flashed up on a screen behind him when he was addressing staff in California - sent a farewell letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation staff on Wednesday. "During a phone call he said it and then during another phone call he said it", Trump asserted. When Holt asked if Comey's canning was a message to "lay off" around the Russia stuff, Trump noted that it was not, adding, "If Russia did anything, I want to know that", according to NBC ...

TNBSE, Tamil Nadu HSC 12th results 2017 declared @ tnresults

Taking after this, TN HSC Result 2017 will be made accessible to 10 lakh candidates on site tnresults .nic.in. Also, some other students had their own dreams in Engineering, so they all choose Computer Science after their 10th results. The paper correction process gets completed within April and the results is updated in the database of official sites in the First week of May. The results will appear on the screen.

Russia, Iran Bear Responsibility for Observance of Syria Safe Zones Agreement

The deal aims to establish the zones for six months and are meant to enforce the cessation of all hostilities between government and opposition fighters. Activist Ibrahim al-Idlibi, who is based in Idlib, said the situation was calm in the province, which has been the target of daily raids by regime and Russian planes for the past few months.

Mishra accuses AAP of spreading lies over attack

Mishra said on Wednesday that he will not eat anything till Kejriwal "reveals" who funded foreign trips of five AAP leaders - Sanjay Singh, Ashish Khetan, Satyendar Jain, Raghav Chadhha and Durgesh Pathak - in the last two years. "It has been six days that you levelled the allegation, but have not presented any proof". Ankit Bhardwaj, a resident of Moti Bagh, had allegedly attacked Mishra and tried to grab his neck.

Prince Philip dead: The Sun mistakenly reports Queen's husband has passed away

The palace released a statement on their social media saying the Queen has given her husband her "full support" in this decision. But Buckingham Palace stressed he may decide to attend certain events from time to time. Philip is apparently "Patron, President or a member" of over 780 organizations and can no longer play an active role in all of them. Prime Minister Theresa May said the whole country would want to offer the Duke "our deepest gratitude and good wishes".

Punjab Board PSEB Class 12 Result 2017 to be Declared @ pseb

The results are unlikely today. There is no official confirmation on the release date. "The students can access the results online at www. pseb .ac.in", said PSEB chairman Balbir Singh Dhol. The Punjab School Education Board ( PSEB ) will announce its senior secondary examination results on Saturday. Visit pseb .ac.in official website.

EVM 'tampering' demo: EC official dares AAP to do it in hackathon

The AAP will start a "save democracy campaign" from Thursday and raise its voice strongly against EVM tampering, the party's Delhi convenor Gopal Rai said here. Former Chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla told HT that the authenticity of the machine used by AAP in the Assembly is under question. The resolution called for introduction of a standardised procedure where votes polled and counted through EVMs in at least 25 per cent of booths, to be randomly picked up by draw of lots, in each ...

Most Americans say Trump was wrong to fire Comey, poll finds

Watch news , TV and more Yahoo View , available on iOS and Android . "I can assure you we are covered", Mr McCabe told the panel when asked if the FBI needs more money for the investigation. Sanders said the White House would "encourage" the next FBI chief to complete the Russian Federation investigation. They suggested Trump was persuaded to take the step by Justice Department officials and a scathing memo, written by Rosenstein, criticizing the director's role in the Clinton ...

US to send delegation to China's Belt and Road summit

Duterte is also expected to hold bilateral talks with China President Xi Jinping on Monday at the Great Hall of the People. Twenty nine world leaders are taking part in the summit. The high-level delegation including PM Nawaz Sharif, Punjab CM Shehbaz Sharif, KP CM Pervez Khattak, Balochistan CM Sanaullah Zehri and Sindh CM Murad Ali Shah will attend the two-day One Belt One Road summit in the neighbouring country.

Trump say it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week

Trump confidants say Bannon has been marginalized on major decisions, including Comey's firing, after clashing with Kushner. But Spicer insists that, "the tweet speaks for itself". Spicer also refused to rule out a potential end to White House briefings, which Trump threatened on Twitter on Friday. He said the discussions happened in two phone calls and at a dinner in which Comey was asking to keep his job.

Sarah Paulson Lost It When She Saw Madonna at Met Gala 2017!

The amusing part? The tweet didn't include a photo of Rihanna in her custom Comme des Garçons creation, but instead two photos of Gaga wearing iconic looks from the brand. She promoted the track with performances at the Grammys and Brit Awards, both of which featured political imagery meant to spark debate. The annual event to benefit the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute in New York City is thrown by Anna Wintour and boasts a different theme every year.

Trump, Putin talk by phone about Syria, North Korea, July G20 summit

On North Korea, the Kremlin said Putin called for restraint and that the two leaders had agreed to work together to make diplomatic progress there too. The US allegations were the result of domestic US political battles, said Putin. No details were given about the possible safe zones, which have always been discussed, but faltered as Bashar al-Assad's regime and assorted groups of rebels, Kurds, Iranian-backed militias, Al-Qaeda and Islamic State fighters have kept-up a bloody war that has ...

Dem: GOP 'looking for a unicorn' on ObamaCare repeal deal

The Society's position is based on the belief that affordable, high-quality health care should be available to all Vermonters and all Americans. Instead of improving upon the progress made by the ACA, the Society believes AHCA will severely reverse those gains, as evidenced by a March 2017 Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report that found that up to 24 million Americans will lose their health insurance under this plan.

Family's lament for 'beautiful little girl' Evha after theme park death

The girl, who attended Jameah Girls Academy in Leicester, was "dragged under the water by the current", said witnesses. The Splash Canyon, which opened at the theme park in 1993, consists of 21 circular rubber boats that each seat up to six people.

Nirbhaya 'wanted her rapists to be set on fire, not just hanged'

The court passed the verdict while deciding the appeals of the four convicts in the case that had shaken the entire nation's conscience. There should be systematic education of children to ensure how they will give respect to women, Justice Bhanumati said.

Macron and Le Pen seek to widen support ahead of legislative polls

On Tuesday, former Socialist prime minister Manuel Valls - a failed candidate for his party's presidential nomination - said he wanted to run for parliament on Mr Macron's ticket. However, a high number of blank or spoiled votes and unusually low turnout are signs of an electorate dissatisfied with its choices. But for the first time in the country's post-war history, the new president does not have a big party machine behind him, with the two main governing parties, the Republicans and ...

Italy's Padoan says G7 did not discuss trade protectionism

A broader theme not on the written agenda, however, was the desire of foreign leaders to get a better read on Trump's policies, and USA officials desire to make their positions clear. "The U.S. has just concluded an agreement with China". Mnuchin's practice of "speed-dating" (in his own words) other nations' finance ministers also suggests a rising degree of protectionism, pragmatism, and bilateralism in everything USA-related from this point on, which is a huge leap away from the idealistic ...

'Arvind (Kejriwal), Be Afraid Of God': Letter From Kapil Mishra's Mother

I am shocked to see this. He added: "I am on the warpath against those few individuals who are doing corruption". I am an AAP worker. Till some time ago, Mishra had been accusing the BJP of shielding Dikshit and yesterday he alleged that the AAP government tried to protect her.

Local polls boost May five weeks before United Kingdom general election

A comfortable Conservative victory was perhaps inevitable in a county as traditionally blue as Kent, but even Tory chiefs might have been surprised by the magnitude of the landslide - winning 67 of the council's 81 seats. Independence Party, the far-right, anti-immigrant party which pushed for Britain's exit from the European Union, suffered the most. "We know there is an election taking place in the United Kingdom", Ms Margaritis Schinas said on Wednesday.

Rajnath Singh to review security in Maoist-hit states

The strategic anti-Maoist operations command headquarters of the CRPF has been shifted from Kolkata to right into the heart of the Maoist-hit state of Chhattisgarh. The top brass of central paramilitary forces, the Chhattisgarh police, the Indian Air Force (IAF) and state government authorities responsible for the administration in Bastar and other Naxalhit districts of the state will take part in the meeting, they said.

Emmanuel Macron faces new battle

The president-elect is left-leaning - a one-time Socialist party member - and was a senior advisor to Hollande and an economy minister in his government 2014-2016. "I will be a candidate in the presidential majority and I wish to join up to his movement, the Republic on the Move". Despite her defeat, the results also made record for Le Pen's far-right National Front (FN) party.

Comey declines to testify before Senate committee

The broadcaster also reported that former FBI Director James Comey is "not anxious about any tapes" of conversations between him and President Donald Trump, adding that "if there is a tape, there's nothing he is anxious about" that could be on it.

Chibok girl to be reunited with family after three years

Thousands have been kidnapped or killed in the group's eight-year insurgency, with millions driven from their homes. "The release of 82 of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls by the armed group Boko Haram is a big relief", reads the Amnesty International statement .

Microsoft shifts policy, now makes fixes free

Worldwide shipper FedEx Corp said some of its Windows computers were also breached. It gave no further details. The state-owned oil company Petrobras and Brazil's Foreign Ministry also disconnected computers as a precautionary measure, and court systems went down, too.

Nine Chadian soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack on camp - army

A military official confirmed the attack without giving a toll. The group has largely focused its attacks on northeast Nigeria, neighboring Cameroon and Niger, with attacks in Chad less frequent. Over the last seven years, Boko Haram has killed 15,000 people and displaced more than two million. This post was syndicated from The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper.

Trump to move quickly to replace Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Critics have assailed Mr Trump for abruptly dismissing Mr Comey just as the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States election, and possible Moscow ties to the Trump presidential campaign. Fisher formerly served as assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's Criminal Division. The South Carolina Republican is best known for leading the congressional inquiry into the deadly attacks on a USA facility in Benghazi, Libya, a panel that oversaw a ...

Mother, may I cry on Mother's Day? #MissingMomClub

Your time is the most valuable gift you can give your parents, let it be your Mother or Father. Too seldom are we reminded of all you have done for us. She specifically noted that " Mother's " should "be a singular possessive, for each family to honor its own mother , not a plural possessive commemorating all mothers in the world".

AP Analysis: Uniting S. Koreans daunting job for new leader

New South Korean leaders are used to governing from the shambles of their predecessors' failed presidencies, given the country's long history of disgraced ex-leaders. Yet the U.S. provides the best guarantee of South Korean sovereignty in the face of both Chinese and North Korean threats. Washington wants to increase pressure on Pyongyang through further isolation and sanctions, in contrast to Moon's advocacy for greater engagement with the reclusive North.

Nigeria presidency releases names of 82 freed Chibok girls

The statement credits the Government of Switzerland and the International Committee of the Red Cross, among other N.G.Os, with helping negotiate the girls' release . Before the latest release, about 195 of the girls were still missing. Dozens escaped in the initial melee, but more than 200 remained missing for more than two years.

Trump sees 'fast' decision over new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

On Tuesday, the White House announced Comey was sacked as Trump's decision came at the recommendation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein, who laid out the case for axing Comey in a memo that detailed his mishandling of the investigation into Clinton's private email server.

Ousted FBI director James Comey is willing to testify

Spicer's comments about the president's confidence or lack thereof in McCabe came amid a swirl of reports that Comey's refusal to pledge personal loyalty to Trump played a large role in his firing. WASHINGTON-U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday that "we can make a fast decision" on a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director, possibly by late next week, before he leaves on his first foreign trip since taking office.

North Korea: Sen. Cory Gardner has "lost basic judgment and body hair"

Kim. Song, who defected in 2002 from North Korea, where he previously worked as a propaganda artist, told the Mail Online in an interview that the "unavoidable" war with Kim's regime would be a price worth paying for liberating the country's oppressed people.

Chelsea lift Premier League title in Antonio Conte's maiden season

The Italian had already been drenched by champagne, iced water and beer in the dressing room, forcing a change of clothes, before his post-match media conference was brought to an abrupt halt by Costa and David Luiz. Conte also has managed club captain John Terry's gradual fading out from the first team with grace and class. Conte has now followed in the footsteps of Roberto Mancini, Carlo Ancelotti, and Ranieri, who was sacked in February after Leicester slid down the table following their ...

Israeli Cabinet approves controversial 'Jewish nation-state' bill

The nation-state bill, proponents say, would put Jewish values and democratic values on equal footing. Abbas said Tuesday that "we told [Trump] again of our commitment to a peace based on justice, with worldwide resolutions and the two-state solution as references".