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PSNI treating death of woman in Co Fermanagh as murder


A woman who was brutally killed as a part of an apparentapparent murder-suicide in Co Fermanagh has been described as "a truly lovely person" who was "completely devoted" to her son. "Concepta's life matters - she was a smart, amusing caring woman". "How do we stop more women being added to the list?" Sports clubs and music groups throughout Co Fermanagh also paid tribute to the popular local woman. Read More »

Barcelona and Madrid win as title race goes to final round

Barca should at least force the title race to the last day of the season by compounding more misery on the end of Quique Setien's time at Las Palmas . And they finally got back in the game through Jovetic's neat finish from outside the box three minutes into the second-half. The Brazilian worldwide, who is among the global superstars of the game, has been consistently linked with a move away from Camp Nou in recent months and latest developments could add further fuel to that. Read More »

BJP accuses Kerala government of unleashing violence


However, sources said the vehicle was taken on rent by the assailants and the owner and the driver were not involved in the murder. Kannur: Three men, including the main suspect Rinish, have been arrested by the police in connection with the murder of RSS activist Choorakkattu Biju here recently. Read More »

Trump lawyers: Documents show no undisclosed Russian income


The assessment comes amid a mushrooming crisis for the Trump team as questions swirl over why the president fired his FBI director, who was overseeing an investigation into Russian election meddling and possible connections between Trump campaign associates and Russia previous year. Read More »

Pakistani police: 15 killed in bombing that wounded lawmaker


A powerful bomb struck in the town of Mastung on Friday, targeting the convoy of the deputy leader of the senate, Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, who was lightly wounded in the attack. Geo News quoted Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (F) leader Maulana Abdul Malik, as saying that Deputy Chairman Senate Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri had been injured in the incident. Read More »

GSEB HSC Class 12 science stream 2017 results 2017 declared


HSC Class 12 science stream results 2017 have been declared on May 11, today. In Class 12 Science exam, out of a total of 1, 41,370 registered candidates, only 1, and 38,252 appeared for the same. The Board Conducts two exams Main SSC (Secondary School Certificate ) and HSC (Higher Secondary School Certificate). Result will be displayed. The HSC includes four semester exams. Read More »

Gold futures rise slightly as equities traded lower


Gold futures fell to an eight-week low, as investor sentiment shifted towards riskier assets amid a slump in the so-called "fear index", The VIX volatility index, to a 11-year low. "The market is to an increasing extent pricing in a June rate hike, pushing United States yields higher and the dollar higher". But ING analyst Hamza Khan said steady demand for physical gold in China and India and increased buying from central banks, particularly in China and Russian Federation, would support ... Read More »

Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for Man United v Celta Vigo


Due to that, there are questions over Rooney's future and whether he will be sold this summer but speaking to the press ahead of Celta Vigo, Rooney said he didn't want to leave. I would like to play more but I've tried to help the team on and off pitch. I would like to play more but that's the way it's panned out. The tie's not over. Read More »

North Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

North Korean envoy Choe Il revealed Pyongyang's ambitions to conduct another nuclear test during his first interview since being appointed to the position in November, soon after his predecessor defected. "I think there is consensus they can't strike the continental U.S., if they could we [the United States] would be bombing them already". The operation was created to "enhance the combat skills of the forces" to safeguard national security, the brief statement said, but clearly the move ... Read More »

Reserve Bank delivers cash rate call

While the market had anticipated tighter policy guidance as a result of rising inflation and NZD weakness, the RBNZ noted that "developments since the February Monetary Policy Statement on balance are considered to be neutral for the stance of monetary policy". Read More »

Pentagon says it will arm Syrian Kurds, despite Turkey's objections


The arms, ammunition and vehicles will be delivered in an incremental fashion. The Obama administration had approved military support for the YPG and other Kurdish militias in early 2015, as they fought to drive the Islamic State from the Syrian town of Kobane, which straddles the Turkish border. Read More »

Trump to nominate slate of conservative judges

Courts of Appeals for the 6th and 8th Circuits, respectively. Trump will name three other nominees to the appellate courts: Amy Coney Barrett to the 7th Circuit, John Bush to the Sixth Circuit and Kevin Newsom to the 11th Circuit. Palk of Oklahoma and Damien M. Schiff of California. She added, "Given the critical importance of the circuit courts, it is incumbent upon the Senate to treat its duty to provide advice and consent very seriously". Read More »

Journalists blocked from event where Trump's in-laws seek Chinese investors


Another person who attended the forum in Shanghai , who would only give her surname, Wang, said people in the conference said that Trump's son-in-law was a shareholder of the Kushner Companies, but "he has already quit". He divested his stake in one of them, K One Journal Square LLC, in January. Kushner has previously raised $50 million from the program to help finance construction of Trump Bay Street, a 50-story apartment building in Jersey City, according to a Bloomberg report . Read More »

Afghan forces fire on census workers, killing 9

Gen. Ghafoor also accused Afghan forces of creating obstacles for census workers in villages divided by the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. Security had also been ramped up in Quetta and other parts of Balochistan following the cross-border attack, and additional contingents of the Army and FC had been dispatched to the Pak-Afghan border in Chaman, DawnNews reported, quoting military sources. Read More »

NYC officials push back against Trump agenda


Trump's second daughter Tiffany, born as a result of his second marriage, has also spent time in NY. Democratic Rep. José Serrano, who represents the Bronx, said that now New York City "does not have to reduce resources elsewhere in order to protect Trump Tower". Read More »

Clashes in France during May Day marches


Macron again charged Le Pen on Tuesday with surfing on citizen's anger and dividing society to the point of putting France on the road to civil war. Poland's Foreign Ministry is denouncing French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron's comparison of Poland's government to the "regimes" of Russia's Vladimir Putin and Hungary's Viktor Orban. Read More »

White House expects vote on healthcare bill this week


Peter T. King (R-N.Y.) told Bloomberg News, echoing other center-right members who explicitly said they were willing to pass the new revision in hopes that the Senate would strip out the harsher provisions. "We're convinced that we've got the votes". The fight over how pre-existing conditions are covered is at the center of the fight. President Trump says the revised House GOP health care bill would protect people with pre-existing conditions, but a multitude of experts and advocates ... Read More »

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure

South Korea's military said the missile, fired from the Pukchang region in a northeasterly direction, reached an altitude of 71 km before disintegrating a few minutes into flight. The test came as the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier group arrived in waters near the Korean peninsula, where it will join the USS Michigan, a guided missile submarine that docked in South Korea on Tuesday. Read More »

Senate confirms Alex Acosta as labor secretary

Tim Devaney writes Acosta is expected to deal with the fiduciary rule , policy to raise the overtime threshold and other labor regulations proposed during the Obama administration. Democrats and most labor groups were mostly muted in their response to Acosta's nomination. In particular, some Democrats questioned why as a US attorney, Acosta cut a plea deal with a billionaire accused of sexually abusing a minor. Read More »

GOP health care bill 'guarantees' coverage for pre-existing conditions


This comes in stark contrast to the actual text of the bill now being proposed and negotiated within the GOP-led House, a recent amendment to which says that individual states can choose to opt-out of essential provisions of the Affordable Care Act, the very ones which enable those with preexisting conditions to get insured. Read More »

India welcomes Cyprus support for NSG bid


Anastasiades, who arrived in Mumbai on Tuesday and will depart from here on Saturday, was on his first visit to India since becoming the President in 2013. "In light of India's well-established capabilities in the fields of information technology, ITeS, biotechnology, and R&D, both sides identified these as potential areas for future cooperation", the statement said. Read More »

Nigeria's Jonathan says Obama to blame for his 2015 defeat


Nigerians should expect a book on my stewrdsship as Former presidential spokesperson, Reuben Abati, says. "They even brought some naval ships into the Gulf of Guinea in the days preceding the election". Although, Aliyu said he had no proof of this, he expressed the belief that the reason for their invitation to the U.S. was deeper than discussing the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria. Read More »

Andy Murray beaten by Austria's Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semi-final

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to Kevin Anderson of South Africa during the Barcelona Open Tennis Tournament in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, April 27, 2017. " It was obviously a very tough match ", Murray said. This was Thiem's first win over Murray in three attempts, but both of their previous two contests had gone to three sets and this was another scrap. Read More »

Man arrested in machete attack at university


She was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening cuts to her body. He pulled out a machete and attacked a female student. While nothing has been released on Adkins´ current mental state, he has been taken into custody, and will most likely be evaluated for mental competence to stand trial for today´s alleged attack. Read More »

5 memorable moments from the televised B.C. leaders' debate

Liberal government. The BC Green Party is promising a massive funding increase for schools if they're elected next month... from $220 million this fiscal year to almost $1.5 billion by the end of their mandate. "If you came to question period more often, maybe I would have the opportunity", he said. Clark said that Horgan "not once" raised softwood lumber as an issue in the Legislature in the past three years. Read More »

'Bachelor' star called 911 before allegedly fleeing scene


Hear more on the incident (and Soules' prior run-ins with the law in Iowa) in the video below. Iowa State Patrol said Kenneth Mosher , 66, was behind the wheel of the tractor that was rear-ended. - There were skid marks showing Soules tried braking before the crash. Local law enforcement told TMZ it's "way too early to tell". Greenville Co. Read More »

Students' stages protest in different parts of Kashmir, clashes with police


Student protests against a police crackdown on Degree College Pulwama on April 15 are refusing to die down despite the call from the Kashmir University Students' Union (KUSU) asking students to resume their classes. Students from Government Degree College Sopore first protested inside the campus and later on students from Government Higher Secondary school marched towards the "Iqbal" Market amid intense sloganeering. Read More »

Chris Soules' phone use could determine outcome in fatal crash


Authorities told The Associated Press that before emergency vehicles arrived, Soules left in another truck, its driver's identity unknown or unreleased. Bischoff, the ex-fiancee of Soules, provided People with a short but sweet statement on the incident. "It's possible. I don't want to say yes, I don't want to say no", the official explained. Read More »

Korean official: Ready for war if Trump wants it

U.S., South Korean and other officials are closely monitoring the North amid indications it could conduct another missile test or nuclear explosion to coincide with an important national anniversary this weekend. The Trump administration still has not ruled out military options in dealing with North Korea, according to the Times , and on Saturday, North Korean officials continued its tough talk against the United States. Read More »

Canadian firefighters rescue woman from crane in Toronto


An officer and a firefighter began the hard climb, and the woman on the crane took a seat. He added, 'She was brought down safely, she didn't appear to be in any distress. "We want the people of Toronto to know that this is a small example of the public service rendered every single day by police, firefighters, paramedics, transit workers and a whole bunch of other people", Tory said. Read More »

Turkish 'sadness' after Russian navy ship sinks


A Russian naval reconnaissance ship sank in the Black Sea on Thursday after colliding with a freighter. Found a spelling error? It said that of 78 Russian personnel on board the ship, 63 were rescued by the Turkish coastguard and the other 15 by the Youzarsif H itself. Read More »

India demands consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav for 15th time


Pakistan Army has already rejected any chance of granting consular access to Jadhav who was sentenced to death for espionage and subversive activities. The appeal has been filed under Pak Army Act Section 133 (B) - Court of Appeals. This is the second time that high commissioner Bambawale has met Janjua since the sentence was announced. Read More »