The event took place at the Queens Museum, the site of the landmark vote in 1947 that passed 33 to 13 with 10 abstentions. Congress passed a law in 1995 making it United States policy to move the embassy to Jerusalem, symbolically endorsing Israel's claim on the city as its capital.
A wealthy Turkish-Iranian businessman has pleaded guilty to charges that he helped Iran evade USA sanctions and will testify in a sanctions case which US prosecutors said implicates high-level officials in both Turkey and Iran. Turkish President Recep Erdogan pushed both the Obama and Trump administrations to drop the case, and sources have told NBC News that Mueller's team is investigating whether Turkish officials offered a bribe to Mike Flynn , then on the cusp of becoming National ...
The pair were detained at an airport in the Thai capital on November 28 as they were about to leave the country and fined $150 (£110) for public indecency. Police said the men each paid a fine of 5,000 baht (£110) at a police station near the temple and have been handed over to immigration authorities.
The same report showed there were 8,992 American troops in Iraq, nearly 3,500 more than the official Defense Department tally of 5,262. He said that the DMDC's quarterly reports were "routinely over and under" the actual count of troops on the ground, and only gave a "snapshot" in time.
The words on the advertisement invited readers to "Find the Perfect Gift" and providing a link to their website for those who are interested in Catholic traditions. Despite the proposed ad's lack of scripture, Outfront Media, Inc., the company that contracts with WMATA to market advertising space, rejected the ad.
Wind: NW 5 miles per hour. Tuesday there is a 20 percent chance of rain after noon. East wind will be at 10-20 miles per hour with highs at 89 and lows at 78. North wind 5 to 7 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening. Today . Partly cloudy. Highs in the low to mid 70s. Low: 59. High: 74. Friday . Mostly cloudy with a small rain chance early in the day.
Hurricanes Irma and Maria, which devastated the U.S. Virgin Islands, have left the local government heavily dependent on the federal government, which has become a lifeline that, in many ways, is preventing a collapse of the local government.
This will be done during the visit of a Bulgarian delegation to the Kingdom, headed by Prime Minister Boyko Borisov. "We have started a very good relationship with the European Union". Both countries were eager to build on ties with Britain as modernisation programmes were rolled out to address local challenges. She will see the impact United Kingdom support can have on creating jobs and opportunities in the region by meeting members of the Arab Women's Enterprise Fund.
Speaking to ANI, Sharma had said, "We are surprised that India has a prime minister, who has belittled his office yesterday by being in attendance for Ivanka Trump, as it is not for the Prime Minister of India to host her at the Falaknuma Palace of the Nizam of Hyderabad.
Singapore's Minister of Defence Ng Eng Hen and India's Minister of Defence Nirmala Sitharaman discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation and talked about strategic regional security and defence issues. Ng viewed the RSAF F-16 and the IAF Su-30 fighter aircraft as well as the air exercise as part of his visit Kalaikunda Air Force Station, West Bengal , and interacted with some of the personnel, including around 100 from the RSAF now there.
An MOC statement quoted ministry official Wang Hejun as saying "China is strongly discontent with the trade protectionism tendency shown in the USA move". In 1985, it initiated an anti-dumping duty investigation over semiconductors produced in Japan; and then in 1991, it began a countervailing duty investigation over softwood lumber from Canada.
Congress has tried everything possible to delay the project, said Prime Minister Modi in Palitana. For BJP water shortage issue overcome by the large irrigation schemes and large pipelines that carry Narmada water while for Congress, development was done by providing hand pumps.
The unprecedented scenes came just after the judges also upheld a 25-year prison term against Jadranko Prlic, the former prime minister of a breakaway Bosnian Croat statelet, and a 20-year term for its former defence minister Bruno Stojic. Three out of six suspects at the last case at the war crimes tribunal for the former Yugoslavia have had their sentences confirmed, although some of their convictions were overturned by appeal judges.
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The administration then charged a fine of Rs 45 lakh on Nestle , Rs 15 lakh on the three distributors and Rs 11 lakh on the two sellers. This turn of events is somewhat reminiscent of Nestle India's 2015 nightmare when Maggi noodles tested positive for high levels of lead and higher-than-permissible levels of monosodium glutamate, or MSG.
On June 1, Trump shied away from what was a major campaign promise by signing a legal waiver that keeps the embassy in Tel Aviv. Mevlut Cavusoglu marked the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People in a Twitter post."On the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, we reiterate our support for an independent and sovereign State of Palestine within 1967 borders with Jerusalem as its capital".
Franken now faces what is sure to be a prolonged Senate Ethics Committee investigation led by Republicans as they try to salvage the candidacy of Roy Moore, an Alabama Republican who stands credibly accused of sexually assaulting a string of young women, one as young as 14.
Actress Ishita Dutta , whose film Firangi is due to be released in theatres this Friday, married actor Vatsal Sheth in a small, private ceremony at the ISKCON Temple in Mumbai on 28 November. The followers have congratulated the afresh married couple and have expressed their generous wishes. According to an Indian Express report, TV show Haasil's producer Siddharth P Malhotra, who was also there at the wedding, confirmed the news.
One video titled "Islamist mob pushes teenage boy off roof and beats him to death" is four years old. Fransen reacted with delight to the retweets, posting: "God bless you Trump!" London-based Reuters journalist Peter Thal Larsen tweeted that one of the incidents - the attack on a boy on crutches - happened in May, and that Dutch police promptly arrested two suspects.
The allegations, which include kickbacks, inflating government contracts, extortion and bribery, could not be independently verified. "The amount of the settlement was not disclosed but it is believed to be more than one billion USA dollar equivalent".
It had gone to the lower house for ratification after the Legislative Council successfully passed the bill, with amendments, 22-18 last week. Among the changes, the scheme will now only be available to people doctors diagnose as having less than six months to live - half the original proposed time frame.
Hafiz Saeed , the 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind, was freed from house arrest after a three-judge review board rejected the Punjab Pakistan government's appeal to extend Hafiz Saeed's detention for three more months. The US has also branded Saeed a terrorist and put a $10 million bounty on Saeed's head after the 2008 Mumbai terror attack. "A clear worldwide consensus exists regarding Saeed's culpability-he was designated by the United Nations under UN Security Council Resolution 1267 in ...
Cheers of celebration echoed around the chamber as the result was announced. "It's now time for the Senate to do our job and get this done, without the muddying of the waters of those who have always been opposed to equal love", she said.
According to Karl Etters of the Tallahassee Democrat , an investigation into the November 3 death of a Pi Kappa Phi fraternity member led to about two dozen police reports related to the fraternity being obtained in a public records request.
The President was accompanied by the National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi and Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom. A European Council communique said 2017 had been a "defining year" for EU-Africa ties, amid continuing crisis over the mass movement of refugees and migrants, adding that the Abidjan summit, grouping at least 60 EU and African heads of government, would strengthen political and economic ties and focus on ...