Greece says the title "Macedonia" implies a territorial claim over its own northern region of the same name. Organizers claimed that 400,000 people took part in the march, while police put attendance at around 100,000. The UN negotiator Matthew Nimetz - a 24-year veteran on the issue - said last week that he was "very hopeful" that a solution was within reach. In February 12, 1992 a massive protest in Thessaloniki, declaring that "Macedonia is Greek", gathered an estimated crowd of one ...
Several leading members of the party have demanded Mr Bolton go as leader following a fortnight of hugely damaging revelations about his affair with Ms Marney. But a Ukip source told HuffPost UK the coffers are sparse, and spending money on sending ballots and election literature to nearly 25,000 members was an expense the party could ill afford.
The Congress has always been seen by the CPM as a "ruler's party", they added. Two draft resolutions were placed in the central committee meeting. Since 2014, the CPM has held several meetings of its high-powered Politburo and Central Committees to resolve this tangle but in vain as ideological puritans resisted any attempt to water down party's opposition to neo-liberal economic policies pursued by the Congress and other secular parties.
I would want that even the Congress party on its own should free itself of the Congress culture. In his statement, Modi said that apart from the events for the World Economic Forum , he looked forward to separate bilateral meetings with Swiss President Alain_Berset and Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven.
She can appeal the sentence, said Abdul-Sattar al-Birqdar, spokesman for Iraq's Supreme Judicial Council in Baghdad . The woman is believed to have been among a number of women in July 2017 who were captured after the Battle of Mosul when Iraqi forces pushed Isis out of Iraq's second city.
That section of the freeway is a major route for commuters traveling up and down the coast, particularly in the areas between Ventura and Santa Barbara counties where other highways are further inland. The body of 28-year-old Fabiola Benitez was located about 10 a.m. Saturday in Montecito by a dog team, the Associated Press reported. "The Sheriff's Office wants to express our deepest condolences to the Benitez family, who were already mourning the loss of Faviola's 10-year-old son, Jonathan ...
Speaking in Bonn, where late SPD chancellors Willy Brandt and Helmut Schmidt earned reputations as global statesmen while ruling former West Germany, Mr Schulz implored delegates to allow the SPD to serve as Ms Merkel's junior coalition partner again - a sign of how far the party's fortunes have fallen.
It remains to be seen now if the state governments will ensure that law and order is maintained or look the other way if protestors turn violent. In a show of strength, the group earlier this week took out a massive rally in Dholpur in Rajasthan to demand a countrywide ban on Padmaavat .
On Saturday, gunmen stormed the Intercontinental hotel in Kabul , Afghanistan. Most of the terrorist attacks in Egypt were claimed by a Sinai-based militant group affiliated with the Islamic State regional group. The deadliest of the recent attacks happened at a Shiite cultural centre on December 29 when a suicide bomber blew himself up, killing more than 40 people.
The Turkish authorities gave this Saturday start of operation " Olive branch " against Popular Protection Units (YPG), Kurdish-Syrian militia linked to Kurdish-Turkish armed group PKK, with which Turkey has been in a war for decades in Souastern Anatolia and which is included in lists of terrorist organizations of United States and European Union.
Prague rescue service spokeswoman Jana Postova said eight people had been rushed to hospital with serious injuries after the blaze broke out in the hotel, named by firefighters as Eurostars David, this evening. The cause of the fire, which started on the ground floor, is being investigated. Firefighters raced to the scene after the inferno ripped through the four-star hotel on Naplavni Street, which is popular with tourists.
The ad labels Bracamontes as "pure evil". But Mr. Trump, a highly reactive personality who detests headlines questioning his leadership - like those that dominated cable TV throughout Saturday, during coverage of the shutdown and women's marches throughout the country denouncing his presidency - felt stymied and wanted somehow to intervene, according to one presidential adviser...
After the story first broke, some White House staffers reportedly predicted the remark would resonate with Trump's base, much like his earlier attacks on National Football League players. The White House press secretary at the time said the misquote resulted from a "miscommunication in the readout of that meeting between the White House and Senate Democrats".
The statue on Liberty Island, as well as the related museum on nearby Ellis Island, where arriving immigrants were once processed, annually welcome about 4.5 million visitors. "We don't want to lose the income", he said. A ticket to access the Statue of Liberty's crown normally costs only $21.50, according to the company's website.
Cameron White didn't last much longer for the Aussies as he fell for 17 off the bowling of Mark Wood . Eoin Morgan's power-packed side triumphed by 16 runs and sealed England's first one-day series win Down Under since 2007. After England had so brilliantly chased in the opening two games, Smith chose to bowl on a slow surface in a bid to rattle the confident tourists.
The latest ban restricts travel from eight nations, six of them predominantly Muslim. The restrictions vary in their details, but for the most part, citizens of the countries are forbidden from immigrating to the United States, and many of them are barred from working, studying or vacationing here.
The president on Sunday denied he is a racist, telling reporters at his Mar-a-Lago resort in the state of Florida: "I am the least racist person you will ever interview". The president also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the U.S., according to people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly.
While other GOP lawmakers who attended that meeting have said that Trump remarks have been misrepresented and he didn't say those exact words, Sen. The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly. Asked what he thinks about people who think he is racist, Trump said, "No, No".
We revealed earlier this week that Dortmund are willing to listen to offers for Aubameyang and that Arsenal are looking to land him. "You have to come to terms with the player, talk to them and make it clear that they've a responsibility to not just look at their account at the end of the month and clap", Jupp Heynckes was quoted as saying.
South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha told the BBC this week her government was aware that Pyongyang might be playing for time to reduce global pressure to end its nuclear weapons programme. In cases involving weapons of mass destruction, "verifiable disarmament and non-proliferation" efforts are critical, stressed the United Nations chief, speaking alongside Nursultan Nazarbayev, the President of Kazakhstan, at a high-level briefing in the Security Council on non-proliferation of ...
The YPG has also accused Turkey of striking civilian districts and a camp for the displaced in Afrin. A Reuters reporter on the outskirts of the northern Syrian town of Azaz, under the control of rebels from the Free Syrian Army factions , heard several blasts and saw smoke rising from a hill to the west, where a fighter said the YPG were.
The driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed against trees along the roadside. Governor Ozdemir Cakacak of the province said the bus was travelling from the Turkish capital of Ankara to the western city of Bursa when it crashed on a road in his region early Saturday.
Kim Tae-nyun, chief of the Democratic Party's policy committee, Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon and Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha salute the flag prior to the ministerial New Year's reports on the progress of the security situation in South-North relations at the National Assembly on January 19.
Though the original pre-Olympic talks focused mainly on inter-Korean relations and preparations for the games, the ministry said it will try to push North Korea to the "negotiating table for denuclearization based on the South-North dialogue and worldwide cooperation".
Prashant Bhushan, senior lawyer: The appt of 21 Parl secys (like deputy ministers) by AAP was clearly a move to keep the MLAs beholden to the govt & to circumvent the rule of no more than 10% Ministers. Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari on Sunday welcomed the presidential nod to the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs, saying that the decision has "protected" India's democratic values.
From evidence found in Villalobos' vehicle from the morning incident, it is likely the suspect was struck by a bullet and probably needed medical assistance, police said. "The officer told him again to stop and, at that point, the officer had to fire at that vehicle because it was driving toward the officer". Police and parole and probation agents were preparing for a probation-search when Villalobos came out of the house and jumped in the SUV.
Instead, he'll bluster and bray about "fake news" and try to drag in the 2016 election results and the stock market, and in the end, he is unlikely to be punished by his base for what he said. "Durbin blew DACA and is hurting our Military ". They were allowed to apply for deferral from deportation under an Obama-era program known as DACA, but Trump past year moved to phase out the protection, kicking the sensitive issue to Congress for a solution.
President Trump will mark the one-year anniversary of his January 20 inauguration on Saturday at a celebration at the Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla ., according to a new report . The Trumpettes' Mar-a-Lago gala-which sold out within two weeks-had been in the works since last summer. But with a government shutdown looming, the White House said the president would not go until a spending bill passes in the Senate.
The poll results infer that president trump has a median approval rating of just 39% since he took office barely a year ago. USA leadership approval ratings declined almost as much in Europe to 25 percent as they did in the Americas. However, that mark has dipped to its lowest ever level and could decline even more after Trump's reported derogatory comments about Africa last week.
Jackson examined the president's head, ears, nose, and throat and found nothing wrong. The White House doctor announced during a briefing with reporters that he selected the Montreal cognitive test among several available. Trump took office at age 70, making him the oldest incoming USA president. Despite the diet and cholesterol concerns, Jackson stressed that Trump's "cardiac health is excellent".
The British No 2 will face either Grigor Dimitrov or Nick Kyrgios with a potential semi-final against Nadal himself awaiting the victor. Edmund becomes the first British man, other than Andy Murray , to reach the last eight at a Grand Slam since Tim Henman at the 2004 US Open.
Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the ACLU, was critical. Jack Ende, president of the American College of Physicians, said the second-largest US doctors group "would be particularly concerned if the new HHS division takes any actions that would result in denial of access to appropriate healthcare based on gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity or other personal characteristics".
Conservatives said Trump was right about the problems facing those countries, and about the need to seek "immigrants with higher skills", even if they didn't agree with his choice of words. Graham said "something happened" to turn the president from "Tuesday Trump ", when he promised an immigration bill filled with "love" ( Nielsen didn't recall that word, either), to "Thursday Trump " with his "s--hole" talk.
The Texas marches echoed similar sentiments expressed at rallies held across the country on the one-year anniversary of Trump's inauguration. "Today I will add my voice to this growing chorus", Murphy said . Last year's march in Washington sparked debate over inclusion, with some transgender minority women complaining that the event seemed designed for white women born female.
European lawmakers approved draft measures on Wednesday to reform the power market there and reduce energy consumption to meet more ambitious climate goals. Rising stock levels typically weigh on benchmark palm oil prices, which have lost more than 10 percent since November on rising Malaysian stockpiles.