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World Media Trump to meet China's chief trade negotiator
Author: 0 Trump to meet China's chief trade negotiator

Kudlow said on Wednesday that U.S. charges against Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd had generally not come up during trade talks . The two sides are still haggling over how to enforce the deal, which Mr Lighthizer has said is the fundamental issue in the talks. Mr Brant said there was clearly still significant distance between the two sides on the crucial issue of enforcement.

World Media India planning another act of aggression against Pakistan, says Qureshi
Author: 0 India planning another act of aggression against Pakistan, says Qureshi

Foreign Minister Qureshi did not provide or elaborate upon the evidence Pakistan holds to make such claim and how he could be so specific about the timing, but said that they had "reliable intelligence" input with them. The situation was deflated within days, with Islamabad quickly releasing a captured Indian pilot from the plane it shot down. "We want the worldwide community to take notice of this irresponsible behaviour and reprimand them [India] for taking this route", Qureshi said.

World Media U.N. Nuclear Watchdog Inspects Iran 'Warehouse' Netanyahu Pointed to
Author: 0 U.N. Nuclear Watchdog Inspects Iran 'Warehouse' Netanyahu Pointed to

U.S. President Donald Trump holds up a proclamation declaring his intention to withdraw from the JCPOA Iran nuclear agreement after signing it in the Diplomatic Room at the White House in Washington , May 8, 2018. A total of 23 importers that once took Iranian oil had cut imports to zero, he added. The current point of sale is at the Houston Ship Channel and from there the barrels are exported primarily to markets in Europe and Asia, Christiansen said, although he did not confirm whether ...

World Media European Union opposes move to strip Venezuela's Guaido of immunity
Author: 0 European Union opposes move to strip Venezuela's Guaido of immunity

Education Minister Aristobulo Isturiz said classes, which usually end at the beginning of July, would continue until the end of that month, state-run news agency AVN reported . The Constituent Assembly, comprising loyalists of President Nicolas Maduro, on Tuesday voted to strip Guaido's immunity paving for his prosecution and possible arrest.

World Media Brexit: Downing Street 'ready to meet Labour this weekend'
Author: 0 Brexit: Downing Street 'ready to meet Labour this weekend'

That's a scenario Parliament is working to prevent, and May has said she won't lead the country out of the bloc without a deal unless lawmakers consent to it. "We urge the prime minister to come forward with genuine changes to her deal in an effort to find an alternative that can win support in Parliament and bring the country together", the Labour statement said.

World Media President's comment about wind turbines causing cancer confuses Iowa's Chuck Grassley
Author: 0 President's comment about wind turbines causing cancer confuses Iowa's Chuck Grassley

If you have a windmill anywhere near your house, congratulations. Iowa is a national leader in wind energy, with more than 4,000 turbines. "One year coffee is good for you and the next year coffee causes cancer", she said . Kamala Harris, D-Calif., Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., and Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn. She declined to say whether Trump was wrong about wind turbines' connection to illnesses.

World Media Gunmen abduct American tourist in Uganda
Author: 0 Gunmen abduct American tourist in Uganda

Uganda's tourism board said in a statement: "The outlaws put the occupants under gun point and abducted two of them: a Ugandan driver and an American citizen". Past year tourism in a national park across the Congolese border was suspended after two British tourists and their driver were kidnapped. The park reopened in February.

World Media GOP Congressman Offers Alternative to the Green New Deal
Author: 0 GOP Congressman Offers Alternative to the Green New Deal

But with that being said , nothing about what I just said would provide a justification for a massive socialist economic-policy platform". The Green New Deal calls for a 10-year mobilization that would, by one estimate, cost US taxpayers as much as $93 trillion.

World Media ‘All four missiles of downed Indian MiG-21 found intact’
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LARA Seligman, Foreign Policy's Pentagon correspondent, will definitely not be the favourite journalist among the ultra-nationalist sections of the Indian media today. But Prime Minister Narendra Modi , whose standing has been bolstered by the raids ahead of elections beginning on April 11, has stuck to his guns, while hitting out at those questioning the success of the strike as unpatriotic.

World Media Cher Clears Joe Biden As a Safe Hugger in Her World
Author: 0 Cher Clears Joe Biden As a Safe Hugger in Her World

I'm not sorry for anything I have ever done. On stage at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers' conference in Washington , DC, " creepy uncle Joe" Biden , as he is known among his detractors, hugged the union's president Lonnie Stephenson.

World Media Cats respond to sound of their name, study finds
Author: 0 Cats respond to sound of their name, study finds

And on average, they did. The crucial question was whether they'd respond more to their name . Japanese scientists played recordings of a cat's owner saying four words with lengths and accents similar to its name before saying the feline's actual name.

World Media USA and China are reportedly drawing closer to a final trade agreement
Author: 0 USA and China are reportedly drawing closer to a final trade agreement

Even with a deal, Adams said, "a lot of the underlying issues will still be with us unresolved because they're rooted in fundamental differences between the USA and Chinese systems". The White House could take a variety of approaches either by deciding to partially rollback tariffs or potentially reducing the level of tariffs now imposed, a decision that will ultimately fall to the President who has favored a hefty tariff policy.

World Media Second software problem detected in Boeing 737 Max
Author: 0 Second software problem detected in Boeing 737 Max

The fallout from two crashes of the new 737 Max aircraft in Indonesia and Ethiopia is now not just a grave problem for Boeing . The Ethiopian Airlines flight was headed to Nairobi on a clear morning on March 10 when so-called angle of attack sensors on either side of the nose of the plane began sending conflicting information to the autopilot system shortly after take-off.

World Media British MPs vote to delay Brexit to avoid no
Author: 0 British MPs vote to delay Brexit to avoid no

The deadline is now set for 12 April, after which the United Kingdom would leave the European Union without a deal if no agreement has been made. Britain's latest deadline is April 12 and resistance to May's plan remains passionately strong.

World Media China offers assistance to woman arrested at Trump resort
Author: 0 China offers assistance to woman arrested at Trump resort

Zhang gained access to the facility during the President's weekend visit raises concerns about the system for screening visitors, including the reliance on determinations made by Mar-a- Lago employees", wrote Democratic Senators Chuck Schumer, Dianne Feinstein and Mark Warner.

World Media 'Coward': Victims' families react as Christchurch shooting accused appears in court
Author: 0 'Coward': Victims' families react as Christchurch shooting accused appears in court

Australian Brenton Tarrant was previously charged with one murder as a holding measure, but police said all the deaths and injuries in the March 15 attacks would be reflected in upgraded charges during his next appearance tomorrow. Analysts have said that the country's legislation regarding terrorism have proved to be complex, making charges of terrorism against the gunman a possible source of additional complications for the prosecutor in his case, with little possible difference in the ...

World Media Crew of doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight followed procedures
Author: 0 Crew of doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight followed procedures

Although Boeing is developing a fix to its MCAS software, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has expressed confidence in MCAS. Ethiopia is due to release its first report on Thursday. It wasn't immediately clear why the pilots turned the automated system back on instead of continuing to follow Boeing's standard emergency checklist, but government and industry officials said the likely reason would have been because manual controls to raise the nose didn't achieve the desired ...

World Media Ellen Degeneres Calls for Boycott of Brunei over Anti-Gay Sharia Law
Author: 0 Ellen Degeneres Calls for Boycott of Brunei over Anti-Gay Sharia Law

Transgender woman Zain said she'd been living in fear since 2013, when the sultan first announced the country would introduce Sharia law. " I want to see Islamic teachings in this country grow stronger ", Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah , the ruler of the country was reported to have said in a national telecast across Brunei .

World Media AMC Theatres pursues Saudi expansion despite journalist's killing
Author: 0 AMC Theatres pursues Saudi expansion despite journalist's killing

The four children of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi have received monthly five-figure payments and million-dollar houses in Saudi Arabia as compensation for the death of their father from the Saudi government. The Washington Post , where Khashoggi worked as a columnist before he was killed , first reported the payments to his children . The writer's two daughters, Noha Khashoggi and Razan Jamal Khashoggi , published an essay in The Washington Post previous year in which ...

World Media Will May's last-ditch gamble end Brexit chaos?
Author: 0 Will May's last-ditch gamble end Brexit chaos?

Speaking on BBC Radio Scotland's Good Morning Scotland programme on Thursday, Mr Russell said: " Jeremy Corbyn said last night he was surprised that the Prime Minister hadn't given more, I'm not surprised". May has signaled she wants a further extension, but it's now nearly certain Parliament will have the legislation to force her to seek one after Wednesday night's 313-312 vote on a bill put forward by rank-and-file lawmakers seeking to avert a no-deal Brexit.

World Media In 1st Quarter, Sanders Takes Early Lead in 2020 Fundraising
Author: 0 In 1st Quarter, Sanders Takes Early Lead in 2020 Fundraising

O'Rourke's campaign has averaged $522,000 a day, Sanders' has averaged $444,000 a day, Harris averaged $171,000 a day, and Buttigieg averaged $103,000 a day. "There are a lot of voters that a Democrat is going to need to get elected president who watch Fox News". Buttigieg said his average contribution is about $36, with 64% of his total coming from those donating $200 or less.

World Media Robert Mueller's investigators call Bill Barr's report into question
Author: 0 Robert Mueller's investigators call Bill Barr's report into question

They are seeking special counsel Robert Mueller's full report and the evidence his investigators gathered, setting up what could be a historic legal clash with the Justice Department. But the chairman clarified one important point: He said he would not issue the subpoena at once, but would sit on it while waiting to see whether the report Barr hands over meets their standards for transparency.

World Media Police trying to verify teen is boy missing since 2011
Author: 0 Police trying to verify teen is boy missing since 2011

The FBI and local authorities are investigating whether a child is Timmothy Pitzen , a boy reported missing from Aurora in 2011. According to police in suburban Cincinnati's Sharonville, the boy said he had "just escaped from two kidnappers" he described as white men with body builder-type physiques.

World Media US suspends F-35 deliveries to Turkey over Russian arms
Author: 0 US suspends F-35 deliveries to Turkey over Russian arms

The United States has repeatedly warned Turkey that the Russian S-400 system it aims to buy would compromise the security of the F-35 aircraft, which is made by U.S. Turkey wants to have the Russian air defense system starting in October, ready for use. "Because Turkey is not just an F-35 purchaser, but an industrial partner, blocking delivery of these systems represents a major escalation by the USA as it threatens to impose serious costs on both sides", Hunter said.

World Media India declines to comment on NASA’s criticism of anti-satellite weapon
Author: 0 India declines to comment on NASA’s criticism of anti-satellite weapon

NASA said the long-duration flight was "in the best interest of the agency's needs to ensure continued access and better utilization" of the space station. NASA is tracking 23,000 pieces of orbital debris 10 centimeters (almost 4 inches) or bigger. As he spoke about the heightened risk, the NASA administrator also emphasized that both the space station and the astronauts aboard it are safe.