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Weekend Weather Takes A Turn As UK Forecasts Snow And Strong Winds

The Met Office have issued another weather warning for Northern Ireland, with snow and ice forecast for Sunday night into Monday morning. A status yellow wind warning has been put out for Galway and all of Ireland as Storm Gareth approaches.

Clocks go ahead one hour Sunday

Daylight saving time wasn't introduced until Germany implemented it during World War I. The Germans thought having more daylight hours would help conserve energy. So, you may be wondering why on earth we observe daylight savings, considering time is a construct and there are way bigger things to be worrying about right now.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Poll dates likely to be announced today

Polling in Karnataka will be held on April 18 for 14 constituencies and for the remaining 14 will be on April 23. "The Hindi heartland - barring Uttar Pradesh - has charged up due to the Pakistan issue", said Yashwant Deshmukh, founder of CVoter, referring to the northern state of Uttar Pradesh that sends the largest number of lawmakers to India's lower house of parliament and is a key battleground for the election.

India waiting for United Kingdom reply after fugitive Nirav Modi's video surfaces

A two-minute video of the street encounter posted on Twitter provided the first visuals of Nirav, 48, in the British capital since he fled India early previous year. Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi , who are wanted in India for loan default, fled the country in the first week of January a year ago after their companies were found cheating the state-run PNB of Rs 14,000 crore.

Pakistani Senator Equates India's Air Strike to Israeli Aggression Against Arabs

Pakistani officials say the crackdown is part of a long-planned drive and not a response to Indian anger over what New Delhi calls Islamabad's failure to rein in militant groups operating on Pakistani soil. The threat of a nuclear war between Pakistan and India is not yet over and will continue to loom unless both countries address the core issue of their conflict - Kashmir, cautioned an editorial in The New York Times.

US Commerce Department Reports $621 Billion Trade Deficit, Highest in 10 Years

Roughly about as well as making Mexico pay for that big new wall the president is having such trouble building. The trade deficit in December was driven by 1.9 percent drop in exports of goods and services to a 10-month low of 205.1 billion USA dollars.

Trudeau no longer insisting Liberals didn't pressure Wilson-Raybould

And he said her decision to resign was not a surprise. And while I am disappointed, I understand her decision to step down. Wilson-Raybould posts a long letter outlining her record as justice minister and noting a great deal of work remains to be done toward reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples.

North Korea Leader Kim Says Ready To Denuclearise

U.S. President Donald Trump holds a news conference after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the JW Marriott hotel in Hanoi , Vietnam, February 28, 2019. "Speed is not important", Trump said . "And, Chairman Kim and I had a great talk about that last night". South Korea's Unification Ministry, which deals with affairs with North Korea, couldn't confirm whether it was the first time Kim answered a question from a foreign journalist.

Pakistan says Indian aircraft bomb its territory

On February 14, a suicide bomber attacked a convoy of paramilitary police travelling to the capital , Srinagar, killing 46 Indian personnel. The overnight raid was the latest escalation between the nuclear-armed rivals since a deadly suicide bombing in the disputed Kashmir region earlier this month killed more than 40 Indian soldiers.

Democrats in U.S. Congress Take Aim at Trump With Multiple Probes

President Donald Trump on Friday called on Congress to demand the "transcript" of a book manuscript written by his former lawyer Michael Cohen , which he pitched to publishers before his personal legal problems surfaced. "So that's why I say, this is all about building the narrative out", he added. Like its House counterpart, this committee also oversees USA intelligence agencies.

Japan Gives Trump a Thumb's Up for Hanoi Summit

The pair asserted Kim's government is responsible for "unimaginable cruelty and inhumanity", and maintained that "Kim and his evil regime are responsible for the death of our son Otto", NBC News reported. They said "no excuses or lavish praise can change that". Rob Portman, who took to the Senate floor hours after the president's remarks to say the US can not be "naive" about Kim and about what happened to Warmbier.

Cohen Knows What Trump Is Capable Of. His Testimony Should Terrify Us

At a news conference following the conclusion of a summit in Hanoi with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un - which produced no agreement on denuclearization - Trump said Cohen "lied a lot" in the congressional hearing. Sceptical and, at times, hostile Republicans noted repeatedly that Cohen has already pleaded guilty to lying to Congress. "I do not", he said. He suggested prosecutors in NY are investigating conversations that Trump or his advisers had with Cohen after Cohen's hotel-room ...

Pakistan shoots down Indian jets, carries out airstrikes in Kashmir

The dispute escalated in the past two weeks after a suicide bombing killed 41 Indian soldiers in Indian-administered Kashmir. Pakistani protesters shout anti-Indian slogans in Hyderabad, Pakistan , Tuesday, Feb. Indian officials said there was a possibility that he was further beaten as the clip does not show any injury to his face. She added: "India does not wish see further escalation of the situation and India will continued to act with responsibility and restraint".

'Trigger-Happy' Elements in India & Pakistan May Ratchet Conflict Up - Activist

The Pakistani channel quoting its sources said a passenger airplane was stopped from taking off from Bacha Khan International Airport in Peshawar on the orders of Civil Aviation Authority. Air Canada also cancelled a Delhi-bound flight from Vancouver and has temporarily suspended service to India, a spokesperson said in an email. Though Pakistani and Indian troops in Kashmir often trade fire, the latest civilian casualties came a day after tensions escalated sharply following a pre-dawn ...

Five Bodies Found in Apartment, Pennsylvania Mother and Daughter Arrested

Shana Decree , 45, and her daughter Dominique Decree , 19, were found inside and taken to the hospital; one of the women was reportedly having seizures and the other seemed dazed. According to reports in the United States, the victims had no obvious injuries. Inside the first-floor apartment, there was "broken glass and clutter throughout" and Shana and Dominique appeared disoriented, the affidavit said.

White House Calls Michael Cohen Liar Ahead of Testimony

Part of the effort is distributing a video titled "Have Fun in Prison!" that includes clips of Cohen previously vouching for Trump during the presidential campaign. Republicans have been blasting away at Cohen's credibility, offering reminders that he pleaded guilty past year to lying to Congress. Michael Cohen won't be anyone's legal representative for a while, and not just because of his upcoming prison sentence.

Ramos Describes Frightening Situation After His Tense Interview With Socialist Dictator Maduro

The story is devloping.... According to Daniel Coronell, chief news and digital officer, the press team were detained after Maduro "didn't like the questions" in their interview . As Maduro's PR drive to "rehabilitate" his image continues by offering interviews to selected media outlets like the BBC or USA network ABC, he insists on his main talking point of late: accusing the Trump administration of creating a crisis to justify an intervention in Venezuela.

Harry and Meghan arrive in Morocco's Atlas Mountains to champion girls' education

So far, the mom-to-be has been a fan of the tried and true coat + dress + pumps formula - her maternitywear signature for the chillier United Kingdom temps. King was just one of many celebrities to attend the party at Manhattan's Mark Hotel, including Amal Clooney and Serena Williams - both of whom also were at her May nuptials to Prince Harry in England a year ago.

Clive Lewis backs Labours move to support second European Union referendum

Parliament is due to debate and vote on Wednesday on the next steps in Britain's tortuous departure from the European Union , and lawmakers are set to put down proposals, or amendments, which could include demanding the exit deal is put to a public vote.

Bengaluru: Massive fire at Aero India 2019 venue, 300 cars gutted

At least 300 vehicles parked in parking area number 5 at the Yelahanka air base, the venue of the airshow, were gutted in the fire. The Indian companies are outshining foreign vendors at Aero India with a slew of announcements and large display areas.