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World News Angela Merkel calls for Brexit delay of 'several months'
Author: 0 Angela Merkel calls for Brexit delay of 'several months'

This is when the United Kingdom is scheduled to leave the European Union after MPs repeatedly rejected the Prime Minister's deal. In the warning, which he asked "be taken into account" during today's EU Council talks, Mr Cash wrote: 'It is a fundamental principle of British constitutional law that the Government may not use their powers - including their powers to make worldwide agreements - so as to frustrate the intention of Parliament.

Author: 0 Venezuela accuses USA of laying groundwork for invasion

Security Council called by the United States. Asked what made the US think it has support to give Guaido UN recognition, Pence said, "I think momentum is on the side of freedom - momentum is on the side of the suffering people of Venezuela".

World News NY holidaymakers presumed dead in Dominican Republic
Author: 0 NY holidaymakers presumed dead in Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic authorities believe two unidentified bodies are those of a missing NY couple, according to National Police Col. Police in Santo Domingo said Tuesday that Orlando Moore and his girlfriend Portia Ravenelle - who reportedly went missing in the Caribbean nation in late March - are believed to be the victims of a local auto wreck.

World News Israel’s former defense minister stays alive in Knesset election
Author: 0 Israel’s former defense minister stays alive in Knesset election

Since taking office, Mr Trump has also moved the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to the politically contested city of Jerusalem , closed the Palestinians' office in Washington, pulled the United States from UN bodies accused of anti-Israel bias and cut off funding for the UN agency that provides schooling and other services to Palestinian refugees.

World News Hong Kong 'Occupy' activists in defiance after guilty verdicts
Author: 0 Hong Kong 'Occupy' activists in defiance after guilty verdicts

Those convicted include the so-called "Occupy trio" - sociology professor Chan Kin-man, 60, law professor Benny Tai, 54, and Baptist minister Chu Yiu-ming, 75. Ranging in age from their 30s to 70s, the nine defendants span generations of Hong Kong citizens who have been agitating for full democracy. The demonstrators were finally cleared away by police, having won no democratic concessions from the Government.

World News Lok Sabha polls 2019 in Northeast Indian states
Author: 0 Lok Sabha polls 2019 in Northeast Indian states

In Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh , people are casting their votes for all the assembly constituencies . Voting for 543 Lok Sabha seats will be held in seven phases: April 11, April 18, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12 and May 19.

World News China Eastern to claim losses in 737 MAX grounding
Author: 0 China Eastern to claim losses in 737 MAX grounding

The two accidents, which claimed a total of 346 lives, "were caused by a chain of events, with a common link being erroneous activation of the aircraft's MCAS function", he said, referring to the plane's automated flight-control software. Boeing hasn't disclosed any lost orders, although Garuda Indonesia has said it will cancel an order for 49 Max jets. There were more than 300 Max jetliners in operation at the time of the fatal Lion Air crash last October, and about 4,600 more on order.

World News European Union demands Brexit plan from May for delay
Author: 0 European Union demands Brexit plan from May for delay

After Prime Minister's Questions on Wednesday afternoon, Theresa May will head to Brussels for an emergency meeting of the European Council. The BBC's Brussels correspondent Adam Fleming said the document referred to an extension lasting "only as long as is necessary and, in any event, no longer than XX.XX.XXXX and ending earlier if the withdrawal agreement is ratified".

World News Barr to testify before the Senate as Mueller's report looms
Author: 0 Barr to testify before the Senate as Mueller's report looms

Ever since Attorney General William Barr sent a letter to Congress last month disclosing the "principle conclusions" of the Mueller report , numerous Trump administration's critics have grown increasingly suspicious that Barr is working to protect the president from that report's findings.

World News European Union negotiator says fully behind Ireland in any Brexit scenario
Author: 0 European Union negotiator says fully behind Ireland in any Brexit scenario

Chief Negotiator for Brexit Michel Barnier has vowed that the European Union will stand behind Ireland whatever the outcome of Brexit may be. However, no withdrawal deal has been approved, and Prime Minister Theresa May has requested a further extension while attempting to negotiate with Labour over a new deal to pass through Parliament.

World News London's ultra low emissions levy on older vehicles kicks in
Author: 0 London's ultra low emissions levy on older vehicles kicks in

The ULEZ will be expanded in 2021 to the North and South Circular roads, with estimates of a 45 per cent reduction in toxic emission in two years. Arnold said: "Today marks a major move forward in tackling the capital's toxic air, which contributes to the early deaths of nearly 10,000 Londoners per year and stunts children's lungs".

World News Barr: I need to explore spying on the Trump campaign
Author: 0 Barr: I need to explore spying on the Trump campaign

Republicans have long claimed that this evidence - namely a dossier of anti-Trump gossip collected by a British spy working for Democratic Party operatives - was flimsy and insufficient to warrant an investigation. I think spying did occur ", Barr said. The ways in which the Attorney General has sought to restrict, control, redact this report has created more confusion rather than more transparency.

World News Spring snowstorm to drop heavy wet snow on northern Maine
Author: 0 Spring snowstorm to drop heavy wet snow on northern Maine

For the Denver area, MOS guidance has highs topping our at 79°F today. Snow is likely through Thursday, Thursday night and much of Friday with blowing snow and blizzard conditions possible throughout that time. But Winter Storm Wesley is also expected to bring other types of severe weather conditions to other states - flooding is expected in parts of Idaho and Montana.

World News Four bees found living in woman's eye, feeding off tear ducts
Author: 0 Four bees found living in woman's eye, feeding off tear ducts

Dr Hung also added that this incident serves as a reminder for those who practice Qingming, also known as Tomb Sweeping Day, to take precautions and wear goggles while cleaning the graves as sweat bees nest near graves and in fallen trees. "I looked into the gap with a microscope and saw something black that looked like an insect leg", Dr Hong Chi Ting, an ophthalmology professor at the Fooyin University Hospital told the BBC .

World News China Says Dalai Lama's Successor Must Have Its Approval
Author: 0 China Says Dalai Lama's Successor Must Have Its Approval

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama speaks during a press conference after talking to an audience of educators, in New Delhi, India , Thursday, April 4, 2019. China says its leaders have the right to choose a successor. Over recent years, there have been growing concerns regarding who would succeed an ageing Dalai Lama.

World News Obama Separated Migrant Families 'For Their Protection — CNN's Vinograd
Author: 0 Obama Separated Migrant Families 'For Their Protection — CNN's Vinograd

Currently, asylum seekers subject to deportation who express fear of returning to their home countries are interviewed to determine "credible fear" by asylum officers from USCIS, which is also housed in DHS. "Those cages that were shown - I think they were very inappropriate - were by President Obama's administration, not by Trump", the president said. "President Obama had child separation", Trump said.

World News Polling In Chhattisgarh As Per Schedule: Officials After Maoist Attack
Author: 0 Polling In Chhattisgarh As Per Schedule: Officials After Maoist Attack

Meanwhile, the Election Commission said that polling in the state will be held as per schedule. Four security personnel were also killed in the attack as Naxals exploded an improvised explosive device while the convoy was passing by. "It's a failure of state government, I see a big political conspiracy in the killing because Mandavi was the lone BJP MLA from Bastar ... situation is very pathetic in Bastar during Congress regime", Singh told reporters in Raipur .

World News U.S. blacklisting of Iran's Revolutionary Guard 'vicious move'
Author: 0 U.S. blacklisting of Iran's Revolutionary Guard 'vicious move'

Conservative Speaker of Parliament, top 2015 nuclear-deal negotiator, and former IRGC member Ali Larijani told those assembled in the Iranian parliament that "the government of the United States should be held accountable" for being the "the founder and supporter of terrorist groups", rather than the Guard.

World News Pilot is missing after Japanese stealth fighter jet crashes off Japan coast
Author: 0 Pilot is missing after Japanese stealth fighter jet crashes off Japan coast

Japan's first squadron of F-35s has just become operational at the Misawa air base and the government plans to buy 87 of the stealth fighters to modernise its air defences as China's military power grows. The F-35 was less than a year old and was delivered to the ASDF in May last year, he added. It would also be the first crash of an A version of the fifth-generation fighter created to penetrate enemy defenses by evading radar detection.

World News Redacted Mueller report to be released within a week
Author: 0 Redacted Mueller report to be released within a week

Republicans sought to play down the possibility that the Mueller report might challenge Trump's assertion that he has been exonerated of colluding with Russian Federation, and they asked Barr whether he would now look into whether the conduct of federal law enforcement officials during that investigation had been inappropriate.

World News Was Pelosi Mocking Ocasio-Cortez?
Author: 0 Was Pelosi Mocking Ocasio-Cortez?

This was pointed out by Daily Wire's Ryan Saavedra, who eventually got blocked after later posting videos that seemed to counter her claim. "Crowley had plenty of fodder he could've used against Ocasio-Cortez, but his top NY campaign operatives chose to take the punches and not hit back", Politico reporters Jake Sherman and Anna Palmer write in their new book, " The Hill to Die On ".

World News European Union commissioner: No-deal Brexit 'simply crazy'
Author: 0 European Union commissioner: No-deal Brexit 'simply crazy'

While the European Union has already rejected a demand from May for a postponement until June 30, the bloc is not willing to go for the most damaging, abrupt split on Friday. Meanwhile in London , talks will continue between Tory and Labour politicians with Labour pushing for a customs union, which the Tories oppose. On Tuesday, Parliament will debate how long an extension to seek.

World News Congress manifesto speaks Pakistan's stand on Kashmir: PM Modi in Maharashtra rally
Author: 0 Congress manifesto speaks Pakistan's stand on Kashmir: PM Modi in Maharashtra rally

Premier Imran said Indian Muslims he knew who many years ago had been happy about their situation in India were now very anxious by extreme Hindu nationalism. "Your trust is my biggest accomplishment in last five years", Modi told Maharashtra . Addressing the crowd in Latur , Modi hailed the BJP manifesto and said the party was committed to national security and farmers' welfare among others.

World News U.N. Condemns New Airstrike on Tripoli Airport
Author: 0 U.N. Condemns New Airstrike on Tripoli Airport

Since Gahdafi's ouster, Libya has been governed by rival authorities in the east and in Tripoli, in the west, each backed by various militias and armed groups fighting over resources and territory. Spokesman Colonel Mohamed Gnounou said it was aimed at "purging all Libyan cities of aggressor and illegitimate forces", in reference to Haftar's fighters.

World News Britain's May in Berlin to plead case for new Brexit delay
Author: 0 Britain's May in Berlin to plead case for new Brexit delay

Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday met Angela Merkel, the European Union's most powerful leader, to seek support for a new Brexit delay while her ministers tried to break the deadlock in London at crisis talks with the Labour Party. "We expect finally to have substantial steps in the right direction - so far absolutely nothing has changed", Roth said. May's spokeswoman said she wanted Britain to have an independent trading policy - something hard to reconcile with Labour's demand to ...

World News Kristjen Nielsen's legacy at DHS can be summed up by one tweet
Author: 0 Kristjen Nielsen's legacy at DHS can be summed up by one tweet

A source on the House Homeland Security Committee says Chairman Bennie Thompson , whose responsibility it is to oversee DHS , was given no heads up on the departures. After Nielsen's abrupt resignation on Sunday, Trump publicly announced she would be leaving and named Kevin McAleenan as the new acting secretary, but Nielsen later followed up on Twitter , saying she will stay on until Wednesday to "assist with an orderly transition".

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