The two other candidates left in the race, Mostafa Mirsalim, a former culture minister, and Mostafa Hashemitaba, a pro-reform figure who previously ran for president in 2001, respectively have 455,000 and 210,000 votes each. The Iranian leader urged the president and his administration to actively work and endeavor to solve the country's problems and try not to sway from "this direct path".
US President Donald Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke has resigned , media reported on Tuesday. "I went too far", she said in a second video. The Trump White House has announced nominees for just 117 of the 559 positions requiring Senate confirmation. Spicer also said the president is meeting Tuesday afternoon with two more candidates to replace James Comey for Federal Bureau of Investigation director: John Pistole, a former TSA administrator who previously served as ...
Two Venezuelans died from gunshot wounds during protests against Maduro , witnesses and local media said on Saturday, pushing the death toll from nearly two months of anti-government protests to 33. But discount prices bring the potential for substantial yields that can't be found elsewhere in an era of low interest rates, and the government appears committed to keeping Pdvsa afloat.
This is published unedited from the PTI feed . He said both slain militants were locals and belonged to the Hizbul Mujahdieen. Security personnel were conducting a search-and-cordon operation after four policemen were injured in a grenade attack on Wednesday.
The statements came as part of a blizzard of Twitter posts the president made after he returned from his first foreign trip. Hillary Clinton bashes President Trump's budget proposal for its "unimaginable level of cruelty". The same holds true for climate-change denial and rolling back protections for workers , consumers , and the environment : These aren't aberrations unique to Donald Trump, but rather long-held Republican gospel.
Their argument was that a veteran from the campaign trail would have been better suited to the prestigious, but high-pressure, role of communications director. "All this does is play into the hands of our adversaries and put our country at risk". But that clearly isn't something that Trump himself embraced. Trump rattled some in Europe with his statements on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation last week.
Mining giant BHP Billiton (BHP), which is considering the sale of North American oil assets, was up 0.3%. Rep. Patrick Meehan of Pennsylvania's 7th District tweeted , "Withdrawal from #ParisClimateAccord will diminish America's leadership role on the world stage".
Trump said the accord would allow China, India and other major polluters to continue emitting greenhouse gases while imposing unfair burdens on the US, and would cost the USA millions of jobs. After Trump's speech on Thursday, Musk wasn't alone in his critiques. America now joins Nicaragua and Syria as the only countries not signed on to the accord.
They'ven united and responded. Following that victory at Wembley , Wenger was asked if he would be preparing a presentation ahead of the meeting and the Frenchman said: "The best presentation is to watch the game". The former Germany global was ruled out of the first half of the season through injury, and was then unable to regain a place in the side until the final 38 minutes of the Premier League campaign.
Jesse Watters said Hillary Clinton is acting like she said President Trump would if he lost the 2016 election . At one point saying she suspects Trump's campaign might have guided or Russian government propaganda effects. "He dumps that on me on October 28, and I immediately start falling", she said. Trump had been throwing shade at Hillary for criticizing the Democratic National Committee's data operation that day during a Q&A session at Recode's Code Conference in Rancho ...
While not mentioning the U.S.by name, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying tells reporters climate change is a "global challenge" that no country can ignore. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and 21 other Republican sent Trump a letter last week urging him to follow through on his campaign pledge to pull out of the climate accord.
The Scottish Conservatives launched five pledges for the General Election making a series of promises to people in Scotland. A new UK-wide YouGov poll for The Times puts the Conservatives on 42%, down one point since the end of last week, with Labour up three points on 39% and the Liberal Democrats down two on 7%, level with UKIP.
Disney CEO Bob Iger said he was out, too. Scientists have warned failure to curb risky climate change will lead to sea level rises, more intense storms and flooding, more extreme droughts, water shortages and heatwaves as well as massive loss of wildlife and reduction in crop yields, potentially sparking conflict and mass migration.
Scientists suggest dropping out could result in emissions of up to 3 billion tons of additional carbon dioxide a year - enough to melt ice sheets faster, raise seas higher and trigger more extreme weather. Trump, who previously called global warming a hoax, has argued that the accord would cost the economy trillions of dollars without tangible benefits.
The latter's performance could play an important hand in determining the National Basketball Association 2017 champion. Veteran power forward Kevin Love was not a featured part of the Cleveland Cavaliers' offensive plan during the first two rounds of the 2017 NBA Playoffs, but against the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals, the opposite proved to be true.
Hillary Clinton has a hunch about Donald Trump's mysterious tweet , " covfefe ". Speaking at a technology conference in California, Clinton said Russia's government "could not have known how best to weaponize that information unless they had been guided" by Americans with polling data.
Jay Inslee of Washington state and Gov. Andrew Cuomo of NY to form the U.S. Climate Alliance to uphold the Paris climate agreement , a pact involving almost 200 nations aimed at slowing the warming of the planet. In his speech at the White House Thursday Trump said "It is time to put Youngstown, Ohio, Detroit, Michigan, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, along with many , many other locations within our great country, before Paris, France".
Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem drew criticism on Capitol Hill, where Republicans and a leading Democrat expressed disappointment and urged Trump to re-consider the decision, which breaks his campaign promise made during the 2016 election. "I have not done so because I didn't want to do anything to undermine our ability to help to broker a secure and fair and lasting peace for Israelis and for Palestinians".
It is President Macron's latest diplomatic test after the G7 talks in Sicily and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels where he turned the tables on US President Donald Trump by holding him in a clenched handshakeuntil their knuckles went white.
The Tral operation was a coordinated effort of the Rashtriya Rifles (RR), the JKP, Special Operation Group (SOG) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). Bhat was buried on late Saturday evening in his ancestral graveyard in Rathsun, a village in Tral tehsil. Hundreds attended their burial. Authorities clamped a curfew across most of IHK.
PALO ALTO Hewlett Packard Enterprise on Wednesday said its path to stability since splitting off from the old H-P remains rocky as the tech giant swung to a quarterly loss after turning in a profit in the same period a year ago. DIGAF's SI was 65,000 shares in June as released by FINRA. The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 1.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 12th.
NBC News reported that the deaths represent around 25% of all civilian deaths since the United States air campaign was launched. "Our condolences go out to all those that were affected", Major General Joe Martin said in a statement. responded to a request for air support from the Iraqis who were taking fire from two snipers in the building. The deaths prompted Amnesty International to accuse the USA -led coalition of not taking adequate precautions to protect people in Mosul , not ...
Trump's chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn, has discussed the possibility of changing the USA carbon reduction targets instead of pulling out of the deal completely. An analysis by the think tank Climate Interactive estimated that the us pledges would account for 21 percent of the total expected emissions cuts out to the year 2030 under the Paris agreement .
Still, the rest of the world was watching to see how far Trump will go in backing out of the accord. "Disappointed with today's decision on the Paris Agreement ". In addition to the United States, 42 countries have pledged to the GCF; nine of these are developing countries, including Vietnam, Mexico, and Indonesia.
Although Trump announced the withdrawal from the agreement , he is still open to negotiating an alternative climate deal. In his remarks, delivered from the White House Rose Garden, Trump said the United States will withdraw from the treaty, but will "begin negotiations to re-enter either the Paris accord , or a really, entirely new transaction".
On the IRA, the Labour leader was challenged by an audience member who claimed he had "openly supported the IRA in the past" by attending a commemoration for eight IRA members killed by the SAS in Loughgall. "Theresa May is certainly the overwhelming favourite to win but crucially we are in the territory now where how well she is going to win is uncertain", John Curtice, professor of politics at the University of Strathclyde, told Reuters.
The announcement, made Thursday afternoon in the White House Rose Garden, fulfils Mr Trump's election promise to pull out of the pact, which he has described as a job killer. While traveling overseas last week, Trump was repeatedly pressed to stay in the deal by European leaders and the pope. More than 190 nations agreed to the accord in December 2015 in Paris, and 147 have since formally ratified or otherwise joined it, including the United States - representing more than 80 percent of ...
On Capitol Hill, a rift continued between Rep. Devin Nunes , R-Calif., the chairman of the House intelligence committee , and Democrats on the panel. Any such requests undergo rigorous legal reviews, and U.S. officials have said all such requests under Obama, a Democrat, were conducted properly. The House intelligence committee approved subpoenas for two individuals as a part of the ongoing investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election: former national security adviser ...
Andrew Strauss believes letting England stars such as Ben Stokes play in the Indian Premier League is worth any potential injury risk . He will be a slight fitness doubt for Tuesday's game against New Zealand after sustaining an ankle injury during his innings, but this was the ideal start for England ahead of matches with the Black Caps and Australia.
He's retracted his vow to label China a currency manipulator and has lavished praise on Chinese President Xi Jinping. "If NATO countries made their full and complete contributions, then NATO would be even stronger than it is today". "And we must be vigilant", Mr Trump told the summit. Addressing British Prime Minister Theresa May, Trump said, "May all the nations here grieve with you and stand with you".