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World News Film Selected for Competition in Cannes Censored in Kenya
Author: 0 Film Selected for Competition in Cannes Censored in Kenya

Wanuri on Friday through her official Twitter account said: "I am incredibly sorry to announce that our film RAFIKI has been banned in Kenya ". The film will debut in Un Certain Regard at Cannes. The film agency said it is planning to pursue legal means to hold the producers accountable for making material alterations to the script they had produced for classification initially and coming up with a product whose theme and intention is contrary to that information.

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Trump, Merkel said - the exemption from the steel and aluminum tariffs levied by Mr. Trump is about to expire. Ms. Merkel also sought to reassure Mr. SHAPIRO: What more did President Trump have to say today about North Korea? "Iranians don't have to be in Syria". Finally, Iran should tell the world that even after the nuclear deal expires in 2025 it has no intention of resuming nuclear enrichment to weapons grade because it is not interested in the provocation of making a nuclear bomb.

World News Hundreds of Palestinians storm Gaza border fence
Author: 0 Hundreds of Palestinians storm Gaza border fence

A human rights group called for an global arms embargo on Israel over the Israeli military's response to weekly riots on the border with the Gaza Strip. The Israeli military described the protests as being "riots". The protest action is to continue until May 15 when, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh says, the Gaza demonstrations will be replicated elsewhere along Israels frontiers.

World News After hugs and kisses, Macron challenges Trump in Congress
Author: 0 After hugs and kisses, Macron challenges Trump in Congress

French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he is introduced before speaking to a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington , Wednesday. In his speech, Macron also made a pointed criticism of " isolationism , withdrawal and isolationism", adding that the United States "invented multilateralism".

World News Apprehensions being casted about the legal process in Kathua case
Author: 0 Apprehensions being casted about the legal process in Kathua case

At the end of the proceedings, the bench issued notice to be served to the district judge of Kathua , stating that the next hearing of the matter is on May 7. Ganai said the trial could be shifted from Kathua and Jammu to some other district in the state as there were 221 witnesses and most of the statements recorded so far were in Urdu.

World News Gaza is about to explode, warns United Nations official
Author: 0 Gaza is about to explode, warns United Nations official

The Gaza health ministry said 200 people were wounded by gunfire, including a Palestinian journalist who was hit in the foot by a bullet. Rioters hurled stones and rolled burning tires toward the fence, and some attached cans of burning petrol to kites and flew them into Israeli territory.

World News Wilmington Cleveland Browns fans disappointed with draft picks
Author: 0 Wilmington Cleveland Browns fans disappointed with draft picks

The first Heisman Trophy victor taken No. 1 overall in the following draft since Cam Newton went to Carolina in 2010, Mayfield joins a team that went 0-16 in 2017. Coach Hue Jackson has already said Taylor is his starter in 2018, and the plan is for any rookie to sit and learn. They are the only team that can make Cincinnati Bengals management look good.

World News Saudi-led strike 'kills dozens' of Yemen rebels in new blow
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Saudi state-run television offered the report early Saturday, saying more than 50 were killed. Al-Arabiya, a Dubai-based satellite tv for pc information community now believed to be majority-owned by Saudi Arabia , reported the strike Friday hit a high-level assembly of the Houthis.

World News Russian senator skeptical about idea to award Nobel Peace Prize to Trump
Author: 0 Russian senator skeptical about idea to award Nobel Peace Prize to Trump

US Senator Lindsey Graham's statement that US President Donald Trump deserves to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize is nothing more but Washington's unfounded claim to a crucial role on the Korean Peninsula, Russian Federation Council (upper house of parliament) Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Konstantin Kosachev told TASS.

World News 'Kanye is over': Fury after rapper tweets support for Trump
Author: 0 'Kanye is over': Fury after rapper tweets support for Trump

Following his meeting with Mr Trump in 2016, West told reporters they talked about "life". "I think it's weird". Earlier this year, Donald Trump said that he helped decrease the unemployment rate among minority groups and said, "Dems did nothing for you but get your vote!" I don't agree with everything anyone does.

World News Peru child sacrifice discovery may be largest in history
Author: 0 Peru child sacrifice discovery may be largest in history

Kristin Romey , National Geographic archaeology expert, is available for interviews out of Washington, D.C. Gabriel Prieto , the other lead researcher, said: "When people hear about what happened and the scale of it, the first thing they always ask is why".

World News Aughinish owner Rusal hopes shake-up will beat sanctions
Author: 0 Aughinish owner Rusal hopes shake-up will beat sanctions

In the last week, Deripaska has reshuffled top managers within the company, who will focus their attention on the sanctions. "Following a series of discussions with the Company's independent chairman, Lord Barker of Battle, Mr Oleg Deripaska has agreed in principle to the chairman's request that Mr Deripaska reduce his shareholding in the company to below 50 percent", En+ said in the statement.

Author: 0 Thousands descend on downtown Denver for Day 2 of teacher protests

Thousands of Red for Ed demonstrators marched Thursday down West Washington Street in Phoenix toward the Arizona State Capitol. Friday was the second day of protests, and it brought in teachers from Denver Public Schools, Cherry Creek Public Schools, and dozens of smaller districts from across the state.

World News Amber Rudd 'didn't see' migrant memo
Author: 0 Amber Rudd 'didn't see' migrant memo

On Twitter on Friday night, Amber Rudd wrote::"I will be making a statement in the House of Commons on Monday in response to legitimate questions that have arisen on targets and illegal migration". On Wednesday Ms Rudd told MPs investigating the Windrush scandal there were no targets for migrant removal. In a series of tweets, Ms Rudd said she had not seen this memo and apologised for not being aware of the objectives.

World News Judge denies Gov. Greitens' request for restraining order against Hawley
Author: 0 Judge denies Gov. Greitens' request for restraining order against Hawley

He also suggests that Hawley's public statements about Greitens are a way to boost Hawley's U.S. Senate campaign. Beetem dismissed the case. Hawley's staff has sent over some information to St. The Republican attorney general called for the Republican governor's resignation after a House committee released a report earlier this month containing allegation of sexual misconduct by Greitens.

World News Macron urges Congress on climate change: 'There is no Planet B'
Author: 0 Macron urges Congress on climate change: 'There is no Planet B'

Much of Tuesday's meetings was focused on getting Trump to change course on the Iran deal , but the American president appeared undeterred when he called it "insane" and "ridiculous" . "Iran shall never possess any nuclear weapon". Macron tasked his government this year with drafting a law to punish false information distributed during election campaigns.

World News Weather forecast: Sunny, low humidity, breezy for Saturday
Author: 0 Weather forecast: Sunny, low humidity, breezy for Saturday

Today: Apart from the odd shower on the hills, a mostly dry start, but thickening cloud will soon bring outbreaks of rain from the south. Rain will become persistent and heavy at times in the afternoon. Tomorrow we will see similar conditions with temperatures moving into the low to mid-80's. It will remain a cooler day with highs around 50°. A cold front will sweep through the area, bringing more showers to the Valley.

World News EU, US police cripple ISIS media outlets across several countries
Author: 0 EU, US police cripple ISIS media outlets across several countries

Police actions were carried out simultaneously in the Netherlands, Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Romania, the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States. British authorities, meanwhile, pursued actions involving alleged domain registrar abuses, the statement said. Europol say that IS - also known as Daesh - has had it's capability to broadcast and publicise terrorist material compromised.

World News Supreme Court didn't remove Pinnick, NFF Board From Office - Keyamo
Author: 0 Supreme Court didn't remove Pinnick, NFF Board From Office - Keyamo

The appellants led by Chris Giwa had asked the Supreme Court to evoke its powers to hear the suit on its merit as a first court of instance and decide the case. A new date for the retrial at the Federal High Court is yet to be communicated. Following the court sitting, there were rumours that the election that brought in Pinnick as president was annulled as Giwa is declared president.

World News Watch Fox News's Bret Baier Nail James Comey On Live TV
Author: 0 Watch Fox News's Bret Baier Nail James Comey On Live TV

Trump and Comey have been verbally sparring for days about the status of information that Comey gave to a friend after he was sacked by Trump a year ago. That didn't wash with Gowdy, who told Carlson that Comey "has a definition of the word leak that no one else has". "And he believes - he has said several times - that he did not leak when he gave this memo to Dan Richman for the objective of Richman then telling The New York Times about it".

World News Congressman Meehan Announces Resignation
Author: 0 Congressman Meehan Announces Resignation

Meehan said he believes he will be cleared of wrongdoing, but that he wants to allow his staff to get on with their jobs search and spare a costly congressional investigation. She said the woman who accused Meehan had spoken to the ethics committee for hours and produced "reams" of documents to support her claim. Meehan's retirement has left his open seat from Philadelphia's suburbs as a toss-up in this November's elections, in which Democrats are hoping to capture House control.

World News Korean War to end, Trump says after inter-Korean summit
Author: 0 Korean War to end, Trump says after inter-Korean summit

Trump said yesterday that three or four dates were under consideration for his meeting with Kim, which he has previously said could take place by early June. North Korea has made moves in the past, leading others to believe that they were willing to change, only to go back on their word time and time again.

Author: 0 Trump and Merkel hold joint press conference

But a very extraordinary woman. He calls for "fair and reciprocal trade relationships with our friends and allies". Israel's ambassador to the United Nations, Danny Danon, called on Trump Thursday to "change the course" on the current nuclear deal with Iran, saying the agreement's expiration date must be extended or eliminated, and changes implemented in order to end "Iran's role as the largest state-sponsor of terrorism in the world".

World News Prince Louis: Is his name pronounced Lewis or Loowee?
Author: 0 Prince Louis: Is his name pronounced Lewis or Loowee?

Like other royal names, the moniker is steeped in history. A tweet from Kensington Palace confirmed the baby would be known as His Royal Highness Prince Louis of Cambridge. A great-grandson of Queen Victoria, Mountbatten was particularly close to William's father Prince Charles. Although Diana is not typically a contender for royal babies, it was of course, an obvious and heartwarming sign of respect for William's mother, Princess Diana.

World News Trump praises Kanye West for his 'great taste' on Fox & Friends
Author: 0 Trump praises Kanye West for his 'great taste' on Fox & Friends

He then said he got her handsome flowers and a card. The president, who called into "Fox & Friends", specifically slammed the memos that Comey leaked to a friend to spur a special counsel appointment. President Donald Trump is known for a lot of things, but being a loyal and dutiful husband is not one of them. Wood had earlier said she was considering appointing a special master - not because of legal precedent but in the interest of avoiding the appearance of bias in the ...

World News Funerals set for 2 of 4 slain in the Waffle House shooting
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He set a $15,000 goal, which is far too low as decent funerals go, but it didn't matter because by this afternoon, he's raised $173,000. As his story of heroism was shared on national media, one NY man took it upon himself to take action to help thank Shaw for his good deeds, launching another GoFundMe page for him.

World News Lawyer at Trump Tower meeting reportedly worked with Russian government
Author: 0 Lawyer at Trump Tower meeting reportedly worked with Russian government

Additionally, in an interview with NBC News, Veselnitskaya calls herself an "informant" for the Russian government. I am ready to answer any questions that may arise at any time that is convenient for you. Moscow's refusal to cooperate led to a $6 million settlement between the DOJ and Katsyv's Prevezon Holding Ltd. The original tax fraud was uncovered by a Russian whistle-blower named Sergei Magnitsky who was later detained on allegations of perpetrating the fraud.