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Global Media UK PM May appoints David Lidington as cabinet office minister: May's office
Author: 0 UK PM May appoints David Lidington as cabinet office minister: May's office

I'll continue to do everything I can to create a country that has equality of opportunity for young people'. David Lidington has moved from justice minister to Cabinet Office minister and chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. Former work and pensions secretary David Gauke took over the roles of Lord Chancellor and Justice Secretary vacated by Mr Lidington. Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Secretary Karen Bradley was appointed to the job of Northern Ireland secretary following the ...

Global Media How Trump's wall pledge is complicating a DACA bill for 'Dreamers'
Author: 0 How Trump's wall pledge is complicating a DACA bill for 'Dreamers'

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program - known as DACA - permits immigrants, who were brought to the US illegally as children, temporary protection from deportation and permission to legally work. "We all want DACA to happen, but we also want great security for our country", Trump said. "I don't understand the whole fight over this". An administration official confirmed the document was prepared at the request of congressional negotiators and said funding for the wall and other ...

Global Media Israel to resume power supply to Gaza Strip
Author: 0 Israel to resume power supply to Gaza Strip

Abbas had dramatically reduced payments to Israel for the electricity - effectively slashing the supply - in a bid to pressure Hamas to loosen its grip on Gaza. In practical terms, the limited power supply means that most Gazans will have four hours of electricity a day, followed by 12 hours without. Even with the restoration the residents of Gaza will only have around six hours of electricity per day.

Global Media Macron Brings 'Vesuvius' the Horse as Gift to China
Author: 0 Macron Brings 'Vesuvius' the Horse as Gift to China

Although China is France's second-biggest supplier of goods, it ranks eighth in terms of the top buyers of French goods. In a speech to French diplomats on Thursday, Macron defended his persistent calls for a more balanced trade relationship with China .

Global Media Asean and India join hands for closer ties
Author: 0 Asean and India join hands for closer ties

She said India and ASEAN share a common vision for global commerce and maritime domain and New Delhi looks forward to working closely with the grouping in a range of activities. "Our diaspora provides a platform for a stronger relationship between India and ASEAN countries", she said. Thirdly, ASEAN and India - both fast-changing markets with an appetite for innovative solutions - can cooperate in digital technologies.

Global Media 2 people trapped in rollover crash near San Simeon
Author: 0 2 people trapped in rollover crash near San Simeon

The Yolo County Coroner's ofice will release the identities of the victims, and the collision remains under investigation. Evidence of the wreck which took six people's lives can still be seen along Interstate 5 near Road 17 in Yolo County.

Global Media NYC's pedestrian fatalities reached an all-time low in 2017
Author: 0 NYC's pedestrian fatalities reached an all-time low in 2017

In 2017, 23 bicyclists, 33 motorcyclists and 57 people in vehicles who were involved in collisions were killed, all slightly above the tallies in 2016. Like cyclists, there was an increase in vehicle deaths - 57 people in a auto died last year, up from the prior year. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported that US traffic deaths rose more than 13 percent between 2013 and 2016.

Global Media 8 children among 21 killed in Syria Idlib strikes: Monitor
Author: 0 8 children among 21 killed in Syria Idlib strikes: Monitor

The latest casualties came on Monday when air strikes killed a child and two other civilians in Madira, a village in Eastern Ghouta, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The government-controlled Syrian Central Military Media said the newly captured villages, include Freija, Jahman, Dawoudiyeh and Jub al-Qasab, bring the troops closer to the air base.

Global Media French singer France Gall no more
Author: 0 French singer France Gall no more

Hailing the Eurovision victor a "great woman", the Rocket Man singer said he was "so sad" she'd passed away. Culture Minister Francoise Nyssen wrote, "timeless icon of the French chanson". British actress and singer Jane Birkin, whose collaborations with Gainsbourg also propelled her to 1960s stardom, said Gall was "surprising, candid, mysterious.it's sad, really sad".

Author: 0 Republicans ask for criminal probe into author of Trump dossier

A source familiar with the committee's investigation said the referral stems from at least one statement Steele made to the FBI about the timing of discussions with journalists about the content of the dossier, which conflicts with what he told another source.

Global Media Egyptian former PM not to run in 2018 presidential elections
Author: 0 Egyptian former PM not to run in 2018 presidential elections

The NEC said on Monday that a run-off is set for between April 24 to April 26 if needed. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi previously won 96.9 per cent of the vote in the May 2014 election, Efe news agency reported. The Egyptian president also stressed his country's hopes to further develop cooperation between the two countries in various fields. A former air force commander and aviation minister, Mr Shafiq stood for president in 2012 but lost narrowly to Mr Morsi, who subsequently issued an arrest ...

Global Media Romney 'treated successfully' for prostate cancer
Author: 0 Romney 'treated successfully' for prostate cancer

The source described Romney's prognosis as "good" and said he was "successfully treated". The aide said Monday that Romney was diagnosed with "slow-growing prostate cancer" past year. Orrin Hatch's seat. Hatch - the longest serving Republican in the Senate - announced last week that he will be retiring at the end of this term. This story will be updated.

Author: 0 Pyongyang Names Delegation to Attend Talks with South Korea

It's insane to send spouses and children to South Korea, given the provocation of North Korea. North Korea's recent abrupt push to improve ties with South Korea wasn't totally unexpected, as the country has a history of launching provocations and then pursuing dialogue with rivals Seoul and Washington in an attempt to win concessions.

Author: 0 Conservative Party announce WRONG person as new party chairman

Theresa May 's reshuffle swiftly turned into a shambles today after the Tory Twitter account wrongly announced Chris Grayling had become party chairman and the Conservative website crashed. "While the ultimate responsibility for the disastrous snap election lays squarely with the PM herself, the party is desperate to have a new face in the chairman's job", says HuffPost's Paul Waugh.

Global Media USA sets new record for major disasters
Author: 0 USA sets new record for major disasters

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) noted that the USA suffered 16 billion-dollar disasters previous year. Last year's disasters killed 362 people in the USA, including Puerto Rico, NOAA said. "Most notably the rise in vulnerability to drought, lengthening wildfire seasons and the potential for extremely heavy rainfall and inland flooding", he added.

Global Media Trump Apparently Starts His Workday At About 11AM, Which Sounds Chill
Author: 0 Trump Apparently Starts His Workday At About 11AM, Which Sounds Chill

R. McMaster, followed by more Executive Time and a short meeting with the work day ending in the afternoon at 4:15. Trump has additional sessions of Executive Time throughout his official day as well. The issue of Trump's personal TV consumption has come up before. At that point, Trump is "back to the residence for more phone calls and more TV".

Global Media CAT 2017 results declared, 20 candidates score 100 percentile
Author: 0 CAT 2017 results declared, 20 candidates score 100 percentile

A total of 1,99,632 candidates took the exam centres in 140 cities. Meanwhile, reports claimed that 20 candidates have scored an overall 100 percentile in CAT 2017 . The number of test takers this year was also the largest in last 3 years. Candidates would need their login id and password to login to their account and download their score card.

Global Media Egyptian TV hosts deny being ordered to publicly back Trump Jerusalem move
Author: 0 Egyptian TV hosts deny being ordered to publicly back Trump Jerusalem move

The statement pointed out that Egypt sponsored a United Nations resolution opposing the USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, despite threats by Washington to reduce aid. Kirkpatrick, the Times' London-based worldwide correspondent. " The Times' report claims that Captain Ashraf al-Kholi is an officer with the Egyptian General Intelligence without presenting its readers with the slightest evidence as to the truth of this piece of information or that a person by this name ...

Global Media Sunday weather: Mostly cloudy, with highs around 48
Author: 0 Sunday weather: Mostly cloudy, with highs around 48

Cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 44 by 8pm, then rising to around 51 during the remainder of the night. North wind 10 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. Wednesday Night: Rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy, with a north northeast wind around 23 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 32 miles per hour.

Global Media Billionaire Tom Steyer Will Not Run for Office in 2018
Author: 0 Billionaire Tom Steyer Will Not Run for Office in 2018

Senate, which had attracted ambitious Democrats who had been wanting to move up for years. In the last five years, Steyer has turned his attention to environmental and political issues. The $30 million will be used to mobilize young voters in 10 key states: Florida, Virginia, Wisconsin, Michigan, Nevada, California, Pennsylvania, Iowa, New Hampshire and Arizona, Steyer said.