ADB expecting sustainable growth of Azerbaijani economy in next two years

Teething issues related to the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), which hampered operations of small and medium-sized enterprises and exporters, also contributed to growth moderation. Industrial activity slowed down largely due to ... More..

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A Survivor Describes the Chemical Attack in Syria
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

A Survivor Describes the Chemical Attack in Syria

Trump had on Monday warned of a quick, forceful response once responsibility for the Syria attack was established. Rescuers and medics in Douma say more than 40 people died after an alleged poison gas att...More..

BJP Earns 1034 Crore, Gets Richer by 81%
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

BJP Earns 1034 Crore, Gets Richer by 81%

The BSP declared Rs 173.58 crore as its income and Rs 51.83 crore as expenditure . This report focuses on income and expenditure of the BJP and the Indian National Congress (Congress) during the Financ...More..

Spy poisoning fake story, United Kingdom playing with fire - Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Spy poisoning fake story, United Kingdom playing with fire - Russian Federation

Sergei Skripal could have vital evidence about who tried to kill him - or, at least, an informed opinion. A crime had been committed on British soil, and perhaps also a terrorist act on a Russian citizen, Ne...More..

Hold Onto Yr Wanderlust: Coachella Is Being Sued By A Rival Festival
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Hold Onto Yr Wanderlust: Coachella Is Being Sued By A Rival Festival

Now, Soul'd Out Productions , an OR company that puts on Portland's Soul'd Out Festival every year, is taking the Indio, California mega-festival to court, arguing that the radius clauses in its artist con...More..

UN Security Council rejects Russian measures on Syria chemical weapons probe
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

UN Security Council rejects Russian measures on Syria chemical weapons probe

Now, as President Trump and his cabinet work alongside worldwide partners to assess responses to this most recent and egregious human rights violation reportedly carried out by Russian and Syrian forces, the ...More..

SAPS: Reports of woman being gang-raped in custody not true
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

SAPS: Reports of woman being gang-raped in custody not true

Phipps said she called her mom and told her the story, but once she saw the baby, she knew she would become his mother. She was charging women lots of money for her potions and herbs. Temple Phipps adopted ...More..

School district to arm teachers with miniature bats
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

School district to arm teachers with miniature bats

A new public high school for Sylvan Lake is not now in the cards, according to Chinook's Edge Superintendent Kurt Sacher. Hall said the district - which sits on the Lake Erie coast, conducted an online ...More..

Facebook scandal affected more users than thought: up to 87M
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Facebook scandal affected more users than thought: up to 87M

Wigand said that European Union data protection authorities will discuss over the coming days "a strong coordinated approach" on how to deal with the Facebook investigation. "We think they are violating tha...More..

Robert Brandt, Monday, April 9, 2018
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Robert Brandt, Monday, April 9, 2018

The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 PM on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Bauer Funeral Home and Cremation Services , Inc., 515 N. McKean St., Kittanning. Deb enjoyed fishing, hunting, traveling and...More..

Divided UN fails to agree response to Syria chemical weapons use
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Divided UN fails to agree response to Syria chemical weapons use

The White House says President Donald Trump will skip an upcoming summit in South America and will remain in the United States to "oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments around the w...More..

It was my mistake, Zuckerberg admits in his testimony
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

It was my mistake, Zuckerberg admits in his testimony

Separately, the company also began alerting some of its users that their data was gathered by Cambridge Analytica. The D.C. swing comes amid a rare Zuckerberg media/apology tour, following revelations that po...More..

Chemical weapons watchdog to send team to Syria's Douma
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Chemical weapons watchdog to send team to Syria's Douma

Although the SANA news agency said it was likely "an American aggression", US officials said the United States had not launched the strikes. USA officials have consulted with global allies on a possible...More..

Tears of gratitude: Salman Khan thanks fans for love and support
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Tears of gratitude: Salman Khan thanks fans for love and support

Attaching the Race 3 trailer stems from its expected viewership across the country. The makers of the movie Race 3 were anxious about the left-over shooting of the movie. Saqib Saleem who turned 30 on Sunda...More..

Trump expects NKorea meeting in May or June
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Trump expects NKorea meeting in May or June

The White House had previously said the president would meet with Kim before the end of May. The envoys said Kim had expressed a commitment to denuclearization and promised to halt nuclear and ballistic missile...More..

Texas deploys National Guard to Mexican border
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Texas deploys National Guard to Mexican border

Speaking to reporters during a news conference, Trump described existing immigration laws as lax and ineffective and called for militarizing the border with Mexico to prevent an influx of Central American m...More..

Israel to Discipline Filmer of Viral Gaza Protest Sniper Shot, Not Shooter
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Israel to Discipline Filmer of Viral Gaza Protest Sniper Shot, Not Shooter

The shooting in the video appears to take place along Gaza's border with Israel. In a statement , the Israeli Defense Forces said that the clip "depicts a short part of the response to a violent riot",...More..

Myanmar military members get prison after Rohingya slayings
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Myanmar military members get prison after Rohingya slayings

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo are accused under the colonial-era Official Secrets Act for possessing secret government papers. Seven Myanmar soldiers have been sentenced to jail with hard labour for their part in t...More..

China's President Promises To Cut Auto Import Tariff, Files US Tariff Complaint
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

China's President Promises To Cut Auto Import Tariff, Files US Tariff Complaint

Shanghai - China said on Wednesday it would allow foreign investors greater access to its stock markets and promised that other previously announced financial reforms would come into effect within mont...More..

Syria patients had chemical attack symptoms
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Syria patients had chemical attack symptoms

The politician said the Syrian government was expecting a limited US strike, similar to the one on Shayrat air base previous year, which came after an alleged chemical attack on a rebel-held town in north...More..

'No discussion on human rights at Kim-Moon summit'
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

'No discussion on human rights at Kim-Moon summit'

South Korea on Wednesday said the issue of human rights will not be discussed at the inter-Korean April summit with Pyongyang, since the focus is on denuclearisation of the North. South Korea and Japan have a...More..

Paul Ryan will not seek re-election to Congress
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Paul Ryan will not seek re-election to Congress

Ryan's departure is a blow for Republicans as they scramble to protect their Senate and House majorities in the midterms. In December of previous year, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said...More..

Nitish Govt. to withdraw Military Police jawans deputed at Rabri's residence
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Nitish Govt. to withdraw Military Police jawans deputed at Rabri's residence

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday questioned Rabri Devi, wife of former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad , as part of its investigation into a railway hotel tender case. RJD leaders ...More..

Early voting begins in Indiana
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Early voting begins in Indiana

The Election Board is accepting applications for absentee mailed ballots through April 30 by 11:59 p.m. Military families are encouraged to remind those serving overseas to request an absentee ballot in advan...More..

BC court reference question on Kinder Morgan still not ready
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

BC court reference question on Kinder Morgan still not ready

The project has gone through extensive public hearings and has filed voluminous reports on every aspect of the project, meeting all National Energy Board requirements. Kinder Morgan has to get construction...More..

SC rejects plea to frame fresh guidelines on allocation of cases
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

SC rejects plea to frame fresh guidelines on allocation of cases

Since the CJI is a high constitutionah functionary, there can not be "any distrust about the responsibilities he discharges" to ensure that the SC carries out the work required under the Constitution, the ord...More..

Tributes to intruder killed in Hither Green burglary torn down
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Tributes to intruder killed in Hither Green burglary torn down

The death has sparked national debate over home intrusion laws, as the 78-year-old was initially arrested suspicion of murder, before being bailed and released with no further action. Several police vehicles we...More..

Aam Aadmi Party's Kumar Vishwas removed as Rajasthan in-charge
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Aam Aadmi Party's Kumar Vishwas removed as Rajasthan in-charge

Vishwas's differences with the party had widened when he had not towed the party's line that AAP was losing elections because of tampering in the EVMs. The party said Kumar Vishwaas was not able to "devote his ...More..

Mueller investigating Ukrainian's $150000 payment for a Trump appearance
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Mueller investigating Ukrainian's $150000 payment for a Trump appearance

According to The New York Times , Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen , solicited the payment for a 2015 appearance Trump made via video link at a conference in Kiev. Though the project ultimately fell through, it a...More..

Airlines Warned To Exercise Caution Ahead Of Possible Strikes In Syria
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Airlines Warned To Exercise Caution Ahead Of Possible Strikes In Syria

The Russian military, which has a presence in Syria as a key Assad ally, said its officers had visited the weekend site in a suburb of Damascus, the Syrian capital, and found no evidence to back up reports of...More..

Siria: mistero su attacco a base aerea dell'esercito di Assad
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Siria: mistero su attacco a base aerea dell'esercito di Assad

A darne notizia l'agenzia di stampa siriana Sana . Non risultano al momento conferme ufficiali da parte delle forze armate Usa sulle manovre, che giungono mentre la tensione è alta dopo il sospetto attacc...More..

Gov. Bevin tells 840 WHAS that he signed pension reform bill
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Gov. Bevin tells 840 WHAS that he signed pension reform bill

Bevin said the budget and the new taxes were not responsible or wise. The initial bills were passed exclusively by Republicans in both houses. Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin vetoed the legislature's proposed ...More..

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant loses $7000 after mispronouncing this one word
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant loses $7000 after mispronouncing this one word

Jonny thought he had hit the jackpot, however the host swiftly moved on to the next contestant, asking her to read the phrase aloud. Sadly, after a few seconds, Jonny got the buzzer, which meant his answer wa...More..

Bihar made MK Gandhi into the Mahatma: PM Modi in Champaran
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Bihar made MK Gandhi into the Mahatma: PM Modi in Champaran

The movement was against the British Raj then, who had forced the farmers to undertake cultivation of Indigo. During his visit to Champaran, PM Modi will address over 20,000 Swachhagrahis during the event. ...More..

'Harry Potter' books get new jackets on 20th United States anniversary
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

'Harry Potter' books get new jackets on 20th United States anniversary

The Wizarding World will have one of its busiest years ever in the USA with the stage play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child coming to Broadway on April 22 nd;the British Library's exhibition Harry Potter :A...More..

Several fire departments responding to house fire in town of Richland
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Several fire departments responding to house fire in town of Richland

Beasley said when they arrived on the scene, the roof had been burned through. The estimated amount of damage is $50,000. Knight also stated that the Fire Marshal will be investigating. Nobody was hurt in t...More..

Israel accuses killed Gaza journalist of being Hamas member
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Israel accuses killed Gaza journalist of being Hamas member

It accuses Hamas , the Islamist movement that runs the Gaza Strip and with whom it has fought three wars since 2008, of seeking to use the protests to carry out violence. Israeli has faced mounting questions...More..

Rupert Murdoch's Fox HQ in London raided by European Commission
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Rupert Murdoch's Fox HQ in London raided by European Commission

The commission said that unannounced inspections were a "preliminary step into suspected anti-competitive practices", and that it was concerned they had violated the European Union's "anti-trust rules that ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Soldier, two civilians killed in J&K gunfight

A youth, who was injured in government forces firing, succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday. The encounter started late on Tuesday night. "Two Lashkar-e-Taiba militants are believed hiding in the area", said t...More..

Woman arrested after police chase ends in southwest Oklahoma City crash
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Woman arrested after police chase ends in southwest Oklahoma City crash

The two accused were found hiding behind a stack of pallets near the bin. Additional charges were pending, police said. Police in India have a bad reputation for extortion and bribery, but in a first, the pol...More..

Resources for children of abuse, and caregivers
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Resources for children of abuse, and caregivers

This event honors those who have made profound efforts to improve the safety and well-being of Pennsylvania's children in acknowledgment of Child Abuse Prevention Month. "I realized that if I stood up and share...More..

With Syria in focus, Trump cancels trip to Latin America
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

With Syria in focus, Trump cancels trip to Latin America

The cancellation of Trump's plans came three days before his scheduled departure for Lima, Peru, where he was to attend the 8th Summit of the Americas before travelling to Bogota, Colombia . The US has strongl...More..

Alabama goes orange for Work Zone Awareness Week April 9-13
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Alabama goes orange for Work Zone Awareness Week April 9-13

Sundell said he hopes that the awareness week will educate people, "I'm very, very passionate about our work zone safety and making sure we all go home safe each and every single night". Among the contributing ...More..

Malaysia election: Nomination and polling dates to be announced Tuesday
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Malaysia election: Nomination and polling dates to be announced Tuesday

Malaysia's Election Commission (EC) has invited 14 countries to participate in the May 9 polls as foreign observers. Najib, 64, is in quest of a third time interval in office and beneath pressure to boost his...More..

Rival resolutions fail on Syria chemical weapons probe
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Rival resolutions fail on Syria chemical weapons probe

As tensions escalate over possible US-led military reprisals for the suspected attack, the UN's most powerful body remained paralysed, unable to overcome its deep divisions that have been a hallmark of its deba...More..

'France is abetting terrorism' - Erdogan blasts French support for Syrian Kurds
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

'France is abetting terrorism' - Erdogan blasts French support for Syrian Kurds

The Syrian government denied its forces had launched such an attack and Russia, President Bashar al-Assad's most powerful ally, called the reports bogus. Speaking to lawmakers from his ruling AK Party, Erdoga...More..

Girls jump to flee fire at New Jersey dance studio
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Girls jump to flee fire at New Jersey dance studio

Some of the girls were unable to break the glass on the second floor. Five people were sent to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries while 10-15 more suffered minor injuries. "I didn't care. I just w...More..

Firing Rosenstein would pose a major threat to Mueller's investigation
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Firing Rosenstein would pose a major threat to Mueller's investigation

The Associated Press has confirmed that agents on Monday also seized records related to a $130,000 payment made to Daniels, who says she had sex with Trump in 2006. "If the president is thinking of using ...More..

Day 5: Kenya's position in the 2018 Commonwealth Games medal tally
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Day 5: Kenya's position in the 2018 Commonwealth Games medal tally

The third game witnessed the Indian retrieving the ball from some unbelievable angles to open up a 8-4 lead and eventually ending up 11-4. On Monday, they came up with another superb display, giving the country...More..

US, Russia clash at United Nations over chemical weapons attacks in Syria
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

US, Russia clash at United Nations over chemical weapons attacks in Syria

Trump administration officials consulted with global allies Tuesday on a possible joint military response to Syria's alleged poison gas attack, as President Donald Trump cancelled a foreign trip in order ...More..