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by | February 16, 2018 | 07:36

Hailemariam oversaw a smooth handover on the death of former Marxist rebel Meles Zenawi , turning the relatively little-known politician and technocrat to an influential leader. Many see Lemma, the president of the largest federal state, as politically assertive and having the acceptance of many in the younger generation. That could help ease ongoing political tensions in the short-term, until Ethiopians cast their votes in general elections, which are scheduled for 2020, he said .

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:37

Oli will be the prime minister for first three years and Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal for the remaining two. The CPN-UML Standing Committee meeting held on Wednesday chose to put forth its Chairman KP Sharma Oli as the next prime minister.

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:13

If the Supreme Court now refuses to grant review of the Administration's speedy appeal of the controversy, that would mean that the two judges' orders against shutting it down would remain in effect. Medical students are using their white coats and Ivy League credentials to fight for continuation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:14

Qusay Adulfattah, director-general of Iraq's planning ministry, said Iraq would need $23 billion in the short term to help with rebuilding. The U.S. they know they need to give confidence to the worldwide community that Iraq is a new country, a new place to invest and that will be protected and safe", said Ms Grande.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:04

A mainstay in Louisville for 70 years, Susan's Florist has a big presence here that you might not even realize. If you're a hopeless romantic with a bank balance that is just as hopeless, budget supermarkets Lidl are offering a dozen roses for £4, which rival Aldi have a bouquet for £5.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:56

Pompeo told Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, the reporting was "atrocious and totally inaccurate". "This is not going to change or stop", Rogers said . "The doomsday machine in Dr. Strangelove didn't work because the Russians hadn't told us about it". "I think there needs to be a national cry for that".

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:49

The ruling party's national executive committee recalled its former leader on Tuesday after his refusal to voluntarily step down. Ramaphosa was elected ANC president in December, replacing Zuma . Cape Town - President Jacob Zuma is at the brink of being ousted after an extraordinary two-month saga. Zuma is already facing a no-confidence motion in parliament set for February 22 and brought by the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:20

According to a notorious dossier compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele and part-funded by the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign, Russian Federation has compromising information with which to blackmail Trump. The newspaper's sources say that after that, the Americans turned down their deal, because they were afraid to become part of the "Russian operation undermining the American government".

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:39

According to Canada's Trade Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne, the said deal struck in 2012 agreed that the helicopters would be used for search-and-rescue missions. "The reason I'm buying helicopters is because I want to finish them off". "(Canada government) said they will only sell (the helicopters) but only for evacuation and emergency.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:38

Garland was also injured but he survived. "There was no third-party blood or DNA evidence recovered from the scene or the agents' clothing". The memo also states that due to his injuries, Garland's ability to recall the events has been impaired.

by | February 10, 2018 | 09:50

Salesforce invests $2 billion into its Canadian business, it said on Thursday. His first meeting is with Salesforce CEO, Mark Benioff, and other tech leaders at the Salesforce offices in San Francisco. The lengthy talks have increased the political pressure and the rhetoric in Canada, where the stakes are high. Trudeau is also expected to meet with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Gov.

by | February 10, 2018 | 09:51

The seven missing are a couple from Hong Kong who hold Canadian citizenship and five members of a family from China, including parents, grandparents and their 12-year-old son. As rescue efforts continue, Saint Lucia, having very close ties with Taiwan has reached out and extended condolences to the families of the victims. Bridges and some highways along Taiwan's east coast were closed pending inspections.

by | February 10, 2018 | 09:49

In the line of succession, Brand has been behind Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Had President Trump chose to fire Rosenstein, Brand would have taken over his post at the DOJ. Rosenstein. Brand, who now oversees the department's civil rights and antitrust divisions, has become embroiled in the scandal, as she is among a number of senior officials who urged Trump to not declassify the four-page memo , citing "grave concerns" about its accuracy.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:44

The news of Kotey and Elsheikh's capture was first reported by the New York Times , which said the two were detained by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighting the last pockets of IS militants in Syria along the Euphrates River south of the border with Iraq.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:44

Although officially the government shutdown at midnight, it is possible it will be open for business on Friday. Pence is in South Korea, where he is leading the US delegation to the opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics. Then, the president still has to sign any bill. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC, among the most prominent hawks in Congress, mocked Paul on Twitter for the call to withdraw from Afghanistan, saying that would not be a good idea.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:06

EST with 143 passengers aboard when the front of the aircraft migrated toward's the edge of the pavement. The Federal Aviation Administration said it is investigating the incident. The Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport reported by means of Twitter that Southwest Airlines flights "keep on operating". It is unclear whether this incident will affect other scheduled outbound flights from BWI.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:02

Hamzah Zamara, 19, was killed after he was shot dead by Israeli soldiers near the southern West bank city of Hebron, the ministry said in a statement . Israeli forces had been hunting for the assailants since the murder, with roadblocks and checkpoints set up following the attack. The Palestinian territories have remained dogged by tension since U.S.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:06

The president, in power since 2009, is due to make a state of the nation address on Thursday, and some in the party want Mr Zuma to leave office ahead of that speech. A routine Cabinet meeting will take place next week. "I was there... I left the two presidents to engage and I joined the meeting towards the end", he said.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:02

He worked for seven years as an investment banker for Merril Lynch - three of them in their Moscow office. "Anyone who had any connection or had ever done any work positive or otherwise in Russian Federation was constantly sort of the number one target for attacks".

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:01

Macron in Corsica's capital Ajaccio on Tuesday. "I'm for that everyone in the republic can express their identity", he said. Today's visit marks the twentieth anniversary of the assassination of Claude Érignac, France's top official on the island who was killed during a wave of violence orchestrated by the National Liberation Front of Corsica .