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by | March 22, 2018 | 02:11

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by | March 22, 2018 | 02:10

Unification Ministry spokesman Baik Tae-hyun said the team of government officials and concert organizers will depart for the North on Thursday aboard a flight that will pass through Beijing. Their good relationship has been ignited by the recent Winter Olympics. The visitors will hold two shows in Pyongyang, one at the East Pyongyang Grand Theatre, which was the backdrop to a landmark performance by the New York Philharmonic in 2008.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:06

U.S. president Donald Trump has issued an executive order banning USA citizens from buying, trading or dealing in cryptocurrencies (the Petro ) related to the Venezuelan government. It is the first funding by the USA government's main aid agency to help Venezuela's neighbors deal with the influx of hundreds of thousands of people trying to escape hunger and poverty in Venezuela.

by | March 22, 2018 | 02:03

Brits are actually more likely to see snow during Easter time than they are at Christmas. Tonight begins a gradual changeover from rain to snow as the low moves northeast bringing colder air late with lows in the lower 30s. He added: "When you get a sudden stratospheric warming event like we saw in Jan, it often means you can get more than one/two/three bouts of colder weather".

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:22

He made no mention of a possible Chinese response to any increase in USA import controls. Chinese President Xi Jinping called for the "great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation" and for his country to take its "due place in the world", in a nationalistic speech on Tuesday at the closing of the annual parliamentary session.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:22

In his worst crisis since taking office in 2012, Abe and Finance Minister Taro Aso have been under fire since the finance ministry said on March 12 it had altered records relating to a discounted sale of state-owned land to school operator Moritomo Gakuen, which had ties to Abe's wife, Akie.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:21

She also believes President Trump's attack dog attorney Michael Cohen , the same attorney who says he paid Daniels $130,000 out of his own pocket for a "hush agreement", was "secretly involved" in the negotiations. The lawyer said her story was "worth millions" and connected her with American Media, the suit says. The White House has called Daniels' allegations false.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:48

He spoke after meeting with the UK's Brexit secretary David Davis. EU27 citizens arrive in Britain during transitional period will have same rights with citizens arriving before the Brexit , said the deal. Britons arriving in European Union countries such as France during an 18-month transition period after Brexit will enjoy the same rights as they would have if they arrived before March 29, 2019.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:51

In a press conference at the headquarters of the National Elections Commission in central Cairo, Sherif said that the second day of the election witnessed a satisfactory voter turnout, while the largest numbers came from Egyptians residing in Gulf countries, such as Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Kuwait.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:48

And it also said it would halt the activities of the British Council in Russian Federation in a tough series of retaliatory measures announced after summoning British ambassador Laurie Bristow. Britain's ambassador to Russia says the nerve agent poisoning of a former Russian double agent and his daughter in Britain was an attack on worldwide values.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

Rookie Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah proved he belongs with the big boys after scoring commendable points finish on his MotoGP race debut at the season opening Qatar Motorcycle Grand Prix late on Sunday. "The team's target is for me to finish the race and gain as much experience as possible". "I'm a little anxious because I have a good pace but my tyres start to fall too soon".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:44

The IDF also reports that Hamas continues to use vast resources to continue building its tunnel network, which remains a high priority, spending enormous sums of monies earmarked for and needed by Gaza residents. Workers for the Hamas terror organization, that runs Gaza, were attempting to reopen the tunnel and make it usable, according to the Israeli military.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

The report cited unnamed "diplomatic sources" in Seoul as saying Choe would take part in a meeting with former U.S. diplomats, including former U.S. It defends the programmes as a necessary deterrent against perceived plans by the United States, which stations 28,500 troops in South Korea, a legacy of the Korean war, for invasion.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:38

On March 8, three Ukrainian nationalist organizations - Svoboda, National Corps and Right Sector - announced their intention to block Russian diplomatic establishments in Kyiv, Kharkiv, Odesa and Lviv on March 18 in order to prevent the vote at the Russian presidential election on Ukrainian territory.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:14

Skripal and his daughter Yulia have been critically ill in hospital since March 4 when they were found slumped unconscious on a bench outside a shopping center in the English city of Salisbury. Asked if he could rule out the possibility of Russian Federation being framed, the spokesman said the evidence pointed "overwhelmingly" to the two options set out by the PM.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:17

President Donald Trump signed off on new rules allowing top-level U.S. officials to travel to Taiwan to meet their Taipei counterparts, a move that will anger Beijing. -Taiwan relations, one of which is that Trump and Tsai should have a face-to-face meeting. China's hostility towards Taiwan has risen since the election of President Tsai Ing-wen, of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, in 2016.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:14

While Jinping being given a second term by the Communist Party-controlled legislature came as no surprise, the appointment of his right-hand man as VP grabbed various eyes. Mr Qishan, 69, was previously the secretary of the Communist Party of China's Central Commission for Discipline Inspection , the party's utmost disciplinary watchdog on corruption.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:23

CERT said . The U.S. government has helped the industries kick out the Russians from all systems now known to have been penetrated, according to the officials, but the efforts continue. election. The sanctions are the first use of the new powers that Congress passed a year ago to punish Moscow for meddling in an election that Trump won over Democrat Hillary Clinton.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:25

Merkel's swearing-in ceremony has been scheduled for later in the day. Lower-house lawmakers formally elected Merkel, 63, to a fourth term, extending her 12 years at the helm in Europe's biggest economy. She must now juggle competing domestic demands from her conservative Christian Democratic Union/Christian Social Union alliance and the SPD, just as Germany is locked in a trade stand-off with the United States.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:26

The newspaper said that Trump was discussing potential replacements for McMaster, but was willing to take his time because he wanted to avoid humiliating him as well as to have a successor ready. The constant change can be disruptive to governing, says Jim Nussle, former director of the Office of Management and Budget under George W. Bush. He has "complained that McMaster is too rigid and that his briefings go on too long and seem irrelevant", it said.