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Ethics office blasts Trump refusal to disclose lobby waivers

In the case of former lobbyists, they could not work on the same regulatory issues they had been involved in. "The White House takes its ethics pledge and federal conflict of interest rules very seriously". While each administration has the authority to grant waivers, there should be some central repository for the public to learn when an employee has been granted one, said Sean Moulton, the open government program manager at the Project on Government Oversight in Washington.

Will Trump visit help the Middle East peace process?

The president reportedly shared intelligence information from Israel about ISIS to the Russians. "The majority of people in Israel , unlike the media, they love us, so we tell them how you are great, and they love you", she said, the Washington Post reported .

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

It has nothing to do with country. This is Donald Trump's first overseas visit and his speech was the highlight of his two-day visit. " Iran - fresh from real elections - attacked by POTUS in that bastion of democracy & moderation", he tweeted.

Mexican mob attacks Russian man in Cancun over insults

Blurry footage of the attack circulated widely on Mexican media on Saturday. In the videos published by Mexican media, the voices of the attackers can be heard shouting "You are going to die" and "I'll cut your head" as they approached Makeev.

United Kingdom police: 19 killed, around 50 injured after explosion at Grande concert

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said he was ordering additional patrols at "high-profile locations" including airports and the subway "out of an abundance of caution" after the assault at the show by USA pop star Ariana Grande . - The US Department of Homeland Security said it was closely monitoring the situation in Manchester, England. "As I turned around, boom, one loud noise", she told Sky News.

Trump arrives in Israel, hoping to rekindle peace process

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have pledged $100mn to a women's business fund supported by Ivanka Trump, daughter of the president who on Monday wound up a visit to Riyadh . Trump placing a wreath on a grave engraved with the words: "Obama's Policies". However, after he was sworn in as the president, he refrained from using harsh discourse against the Arabs, even choosing to exclude Saudi Arabia from the list of Muslim countries against which Trump's administration had planned ...

Syrian Kurdish official praises United States decision to provide arms

Unnerved by the Kurdish advances along the border, Turkey sent troops into Syria past year to help allied Syrian forces battle IS and block the SDF. The Trump administration has left Ankara with few options other than intensified military action against a Kurdish force that Turkey considers a "direct national security threat", he said.

Condemnation Of Manchester Terror Attack

Police confirmed the attacker died at the arena. "If they have anything to report, they should approach the police". Official sources in New Delhi said they were ascertaining if there were any Indian casualties in the blast. United's next opponents Ajax tweeted: "From Amsterdam with love to Manchester. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by this tragedy", the post says.

Jeff Radebe apologises, via spokesman, for sex text scandal

The Sunday Times reported at the weekend, Radebe, 65, had sent improper messages to the presidential photographer from the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) requesting pictures of her private parts. It is alleged that Mbambani was suspended for her style of dress by the GCIS. She sent one of herself fully clothed, with the words: "You making me shy now".

Georgia loses recruit in class of 2018

This will be a very important summer for me and I look forward to it. He now holds offers from Alabama , LSU , Miami, and Michigan State among others. When he committed to UGA in January, he was ranked as the No. 15 inside linebacker and the No. 488 recruit overall. Georgia has two known commitments now for 2018: three-star cornerback Chris Smith from Hapeville Charter and two-star kicker Jake Camarda of Norcross.

Police block march of Venezuelan 'abuelitos' protesting medical shortages

Numerous elderly marchers said it made them angry to see a once prosperous nation devolve into a country with triple-digit inflation, shortages of basic necessities such as food and medicine and one of the world's highest homicide rates. Hundreds have been hurt and arrested. The opposition maintains state security and civilian-armed pro-government groups known as "colectivos" are responsible for the bloodshed.

Lindsey Graham: 'Surprised' Comey Will Testify Before Senate Intel Committee

The report was published just as Mr Trump took off on a flight to the Middle East for the first leg of his first foreign tour as president. Among Trump's senior White House advisers are several former campaign officials, including his son-in-law Jared Kushner , Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller and Kellyanne Conway .

Facebook launches Safety Check feature after fatal Manchester blast

A video posted on Twitter showed fans, many of them young, screaming and running from the venue. Manchester's Victoria station, which backs on to the arena, has been evacuated and all trains and trams cancelled. Manchester Arena said on its website that the blast struck outside the venue as concertgoers were leaving. Robinson took dozens of teenage girls to the nearby Holiday Inn Express hotel and tweeted out her phone number to anxious parents, telling them to meet her there.

Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

More than $800 billion would be cut from the Medicaid programme for the poor and more than $192 billion from food stamps. It will be officially released on Tuesday. His cuts to domestic agencies budgets approved by lawmakers each year would be redirected to the Pentagon. Food stamp cuts would drive millions from the program.

Protesting students in J-K's Pulwama beat up cop, torch his motorcycle

Today morning the students of Boys Higher Secondary school protested against the raids and pelted stones on police. They said a motorbike was also set ablaze after the clashes spread in the main town. Pulwama district is witnessing severe pro-freedom protests since last one year. The ongoing student unrest in the Kashmir Valley started from Pulwama town on April 15 when the security forces entered a local college and beat students inside the campus.

United Kingdom police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

Ivo Delgado, a witness, told CNN he heard one explosion after the concert ended. The singer was not injured, according to a representative. Britain's terrorist threat level has been set at "severe" in recent years, indicating an attack is highly likely.

Israeli Justice Minister Slams White House Map Of Israel As Ignorant

Last, administration officials have clarified that while Israel Trump won't announce that he is moving the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . Ben-Dahan argued that the USA administration officials who had placed pressure on Trump regarding the embassy and the administration's position on Jerusalem were remnants of the Obama administration, which had adopted a clear pro-Palestinian stance.

Governor Fayose Seeks Re-election in 2018 to Complete Aborted Tenure

Ekiti state governor, Mr Ayo Fayose, has indicated his intention to contest in court his illegal removal from office during his first term tenure . "The "continuity" poster you see my image in and which is spreading across the state can be interpreted in two ways".

'Broken, don't have words,' says singer Ariana Grande after Manchester attack

While the identity of those involved in Monday's attack remains unknown, many residents were also quick to ward off Muslim racial profiling. It is a popular concert and sporting venue. "I got the teens to run with me". "She was bleeding", Hunter told The Times of London. "We've tried everything we can". Karen Ford, a witness, told the BBC that "there were kids outside, crying on the phone, trying to find their parents".

RI citizens urged to stay away from Manchester Arena following deadly blast

A witness who attended the concert said she felt a huge blast as she was leaving the arena, followed by screaming and a rush as thousands of people trying to escape. She is due to chair a meeting of the government's emergency committee, COBRA, later. Via its official Twitter account, the embassy asked all Indonesians to avoid areas near the Manchester Arena .

Saudi oil minister expects extension of production cut deal

Goldman said OPEC should put pressure on American shale oil producers by creating a market structure known as backwardation, when the future trading price of a commodity is below the current spot market value. Crude prices have gained 4.7% over the last week, largely on this anticipation of this with the likes of Saudi Arabia , Kuwait and Russian Federation having indicated agreement on the extension.

BJP's Shatrughan Sinha, Sushil Modi in twitter war

BJP's Bihar leader Sushil Kumar Modi reacted with anger, sending out several tweets denouncing Sinha and demanding his expulsion from the party. Sinha had been, in the past, criticized for using BJP exclusively to maintain his MP status but the latest spat with his own party leader could be the undoing of his political career in the saffron party that, according to party sources, is gearing up to show him the door.

Ariana Grande concert bombing: Priyanka Chopra condemns terrorist attack

More than 200 people were injured, though no one was killed. "When I got up and looked around there was about 30 people scattered everywhere, some of them looked dead, they might have been unconscious but there was a lot of fatalities", he said.

US President Donald Trump talks tough on Tehran

According to Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir, the summit between Trump and 55 heads of State and Government was 'a crucial point in the world's history and opened a new chapter between the Arab and Islamic world, on one hand, and the West and the United States, on the other hand'.

May's election lead falls

She told BBC Radio Scotland: "I hope he is wrong, I want to see a Labour government across the whole of the United Kingdom, that's what I'm spending every waking moment of my day campaigning for". She said: "No, what we have set out in our manifesto is a series of policies which address what I see and I think are the five great challenges that we face as a country".

GUJCET 2017: Gujarat common entrance test results to be declared tomorrow

The GUJCET Result 2017 have been declared online, but the marksheets will be available after publication from respective district distribution centres. The Board has updated the information regarding Gujarat CET Counselling Procedure 2017 on its official website . The cutoff marks for Engineering and Medicine streams will be published individually.

Putin says ready to boost anti-terrorist cooperation with Britain

Putin "confirmed readiness to step up anti-terrorist cooperation with British partners - both on bilateral basis and as part of broad global efforts". Qassemi said Iran believes that last night's attack in Manchester and a terrorist attack that killed 10 Iranian border guards at the common border with Pakistan in late April have both their roots in the same ideologies that favor violent and inhumane measures.

India fear Jadhav could be executed during Hague trial

Vienna Convention provisions do not intend to those involved in terror activities", he added. ■ Pakistan says Jadhav will not be immediately executed at all, he has six months time, NDTV reported. "India has been unable to provide an explanation for Jadhav's passport which bears a Muslim name", Faisal added. "The procedural safeguards are greater when the charges are as serious as capital punishment".

Man rushed to hospital after Riverdale shooting

Dan Hoffmeyer. Shots rang out in the area of Gerrard Street and Logan Avenue shortly before midnight. During the investigation, police went to a home on Cavell Avenue, where they found the body of a woman. "When investigators got to the scene, they located a second person without vital signs", said Hopkinson. There is now no information about possible suspects.

Indian Army demolishes Pakistani posts in Nowshera

The Army asserted that this was done as part of a counter-terrorism strategy, including to prevent infiltration of terrorists, supported by the Pakistan Army. Maj Gen Ashok Narula , the spokesperson of the Army told reporters that Pakistan troops supporting infiltration have been given a befitting reply. The cross-border clash lasted for 24 hours and left 7 people, including 3 soldiers, dead.

Ariana Grande Concert Manchester Explosion

Tributes poured in for Manchester from around the world including from London mayor Sadiq Khan, whose city was struck by a terror attack just two months ago. "I would like to pay tribute to the bravery and dedication of the emergency services". A nearby Holiday Inn hotel became a focal point for parents searching for their children who had been at the concert.

Bernie Sanders: Lieberman Would Be 'Very Contentious' FBI Director Nominee

Trump had said recently that he was "very close" to naming a replacement and that former Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman was among his top choices. Other Democrats have expressed more guarded concerns, highlighting qualifications they believe are needed for the post, which don't necessarily align with Mr.

Delhi University DU Admission 2017: Registration To Start From May 22

Earlier there had been reports that the university will begin the admission process this year a little earlier, however, the admission notice has been released just in time for the result declaration of class 12 results by all major education boards in the country.

Wegmans to open store in Washington, DC

Its first D.C. store will open in 2022 in the soon-to-be-former Fannie Mae headquarters at 3900 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Fannie Mae is leaving for a new location. The Wegmans site will encompass 80,000 sq. ft. smaller than other Wegmans locations that generally encompass 150,000 sq. ft. There will also be a 6,000-square-foot standalone restaurant operated above the store.

Police officer stabbed in potential terror attack in Netanya

A female pedestrian was lightly injured by shrapnel from the gunfire. They say the attacker, identified as a West Bank resident, was shot and wounded. The attack comes as U.S. President Donald Trump is in the region. Some 11,000 police and security forces are taking part in the operation to secure Trump's visit.