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People Ukrainian parliament denounces Polish law on WWII crimes
Author: 0 Ukrainian parliament denounces Polish law on WWII crimes

The law also criminalizes people from referring to concentration camps on Polish soil as "Polish death camps ." . Asked if the European Union would take measures in response to the controversial Holocaust law, signed into law by Poland's President Andrzej Duda yesterday, Mr Le Drian said he hoped "moral pressure will be sufficient".

People Following Russia, the U.S. is moving to fortify its nuclear arsenal
Author: 0 Following Russia, the U.S. is moving to fortify its nuclear arsenal

We do not want to forgo the INF. Added Mattis , "We want Russian Federation back into compliance [with the treaty]". Because, again, Russia: In addition to a ground-launched missile whose deployment violates the INF Treaty, Moscow has developed a suite of low-yield nukes of its own.

People Horgan wine war a lose-lose for everyone, say BC Liberals
Author: 0 Horgan wine war a lose-lose for everyone, say BC Liberals

Mark von Schellwitz, vice-president for Western Canada at Restaurants Canada, said the move announced by Premier Rachel Notley sets a precedent he described as "dangerous and costly for small businesses and consumers". As for whether the wine boycott could lead to an Alberta beef ban or other unintended consequences, Notley said that's a risk the province has to consider.

People Congress Closes In on a Big Deal to Bust Through Budget Caps
Author: 0 Congress Closes In on a Big Deal to Bust Through Budget Caps

The stop-gap measure drafted by House Republicans would extend temporary funding for much of the government through March 23 and fund the military through September 30, the end of the fiscal year. Either way, Senate Democrats are keeping quiet about how they'll approach the situation. It does not offer a sweeping overhaul of the immigration system or include funding for the wall, but calls for a way for Dreamers to avoid deportation and earn citizenship, while also bolstering border ...

People The PadMan Effect: Is This Sidharth Malhotra's Aiyaary's Release Date?
Author: 0 The PadMan Effect: Is This Sidharth Malhotra's Aiyaary's Release Date?

The overseas delivery of the film looks hard, considering we won't have the censor certificate in time. The twisted tale of the release of the Neeraj Pandey directorial has continued, making a furhter delay in the release of Aiyaary . Aiyaary is based on a real-life incident that revolves around two strong-minded army officers played by Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee . Aiyaary is touted to be an espionage thriller, backed by a crisp and intriguing storyline.

People Israeli forces kill Palestinian teen after alleged stabbing near Hebron settlement
Author: 0 Israeli forces kill Palestinian teen after alleged stabbing near Hebron settlement

It identified the victim as Khaled Waleed al-Tayeh, a young man from Nablus , who arrived dead at the al-Najjah Hospital in the city. Earlier this week in response to the rabbi's murder on 9 January, Israel's government in a rare move chose to "legalise" the rogue West Bank outpost where he lived, Havat Gilad, essentially creating a new settlement.

People PM Modi's wife Jashodaben injured in auto accident
Author: 0 PM Modi's wife Jashodaben injured in auto accident

She sustained minor injuries but will be fine, according to News18. Jashodaben was on her way to Gujarat after visiting her relatives in Atru in Baran district near Kota. "As of now, her injuries don't appear to be serious", said Rajora. After the incident, the injured were rushed to the nearby hospital in Chittorgarh where Vasant Bhai, who was driving the auto was reported dead.

People GOP Russia memo gives Dems a lot to answer for
Author: 0 GOP Russia memo gives Dems a lot to answer for

According to the memo, a number of then top USA law enforcement leaders abused their power by inappropriately obtaining a surveillance warrant on Carter Page , a foreign policy adviser to the Trump presidential campaign until September 2016.

People Pakistan Took No 'Decisive' Steps Against Militants
Author: 0 Pakistan Took No 'Decisive' Steps Against Militants

Senator Bob Corker , the Republican chairman of the committee, called Trump's strategy "better" than that of the Obama administration because it is not limited by a timetable, it pressures Pakistan to end support for Afghan insurgents and promotes regional cooperation.

People Rs 5252 cr allocated for railway infra development in Odisha
Author: 0 Rs 5252 cr allocated for railway infra development in Odisha

Rs 850 crore has been allocated for railway line renewal. "After all, Indian Railways earns about Rs 15,000 crore from Odisha every year", BJD spokesman P K Deb told reporters. 1,518 crore. Not only has the CR's idea of building a mega outstation train terminus at Parel received funds, but the much-hyped Mumbai Urban Transport Project (MUTP) III, which aims to convert the entire fleet of suburban locals into air-conditioned ones, has also received an in-principle approval, with an ...

People Netherlands withdraws unwanted ambassador to Turkey
Author: 0 Netherlands withdraws unwanted ambassador to Turkey

Therefore, NL officially withdraws its Ambassador to Turkey. "Recent talks offered Turkey and the Netherlands an opportunity to come closer to each other, but we have not been able to agree on the way normalisation should take place", said Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra in a statement.

People What you need to know about BC's new recreational marijuana rules
Author: 0 What you need to know about BC's new recreational marijuana rules

People will be able to buy recreational cannabis in government stores similar to government-run liquor stores, or in private retail stores with rules similar to those in place for privately-run liquor stores. - Marijuana smoking will be allowed in public places where tobacco smoking or vaping is permitted, but not in parks or beaches where children would go.

People Bennett plans Poland visit to challenge Holocaust law
Author: 0 Bennett plans Poland visit to challenge Holocaust law

During his trip, Bennett will give an address to Polish students and meet with Poland's deputy premier and minister of science and higher education. Online video sharing service YouTube has apologised for a translation error that misrepresented Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki by suggesting that Nazi German death camps "were Polish", the media reported.

People Cape Town braces for unrest as water crisis worsens
Author: 0 Cape Town braces for unrest as water crisis worsens

The city is battling in its bid to stretch its water resources as far as possible to avoid taps running dry. A household using about 6 kilolitres for the month can expect to pay R179,58, while 50 kilolitre users will be paying a monthly bill of more than R20,000.

People Maldives top court revokes order to free prisoners;Nasheed seeks India's help
Author: 0 Maldives top court revokes order to free prisoners;Nasheed seeks India's help

However, the Supreme Court made no change to their other order to restore the seats of 12 legislators sacked for defecting from Yameen's party. In a statement issued by his spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said, "The Secretary-General urges the Government of the Maldives to uphold the constitution and rule of law, lift the state of emergency as soon as possible, and take all measures to ensure the safety and security of the people in the country, including members of the judiciary".

People North Korea to Send Top Officials to Olympics in South Korea
Author: 0 North Korea to Send Top Officials to Olympics in South Korea

Meanwhile, the official Pyongyang delegation headed by Kim Yong-nam, highest legislator and who will become the first high-ranking leader of that nation to visit South Korea, will travel here on Friday. "The number of North Korean athletes will also be the largest in the history of Winter Olympic Games". This is Pence's second visit to the region as vice president and comes amid the administration's bid to put "maximum pressure" on the North Korean regime.

People Stocks Ringing Investment Alarms: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)
Author: 0 Stocks Ringing Investment Alarms: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

The company was maintained on Friday, July 21 by Boenning & Scattergood. In December, at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting, the company announced data from the Phase 2 CA180-372 study in pediatric patients with newly diagnosed Philadelphia chromosome-positive (Ph+) acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) treated with Sprycel added to a chemotherapy regimen modelled on a Berlin-Frankfurt-Munster high-risk backbone.

People Tyronn Lue Sets A Low Bar For Cavs
Author: 0 Tyronn Lue Sets A Low Bar For Cavs

After Orlando, they return home to host the Minnesota Timberwolves , who handed them a 28-point loss in Minneapolis on January 8. There's so much going wrong in Cleveland at the moment. In his last three games, James is shooting 39.2 percent (20 of 51) and since getting four 3-pointers at Orlando last month, he is shooting 20 percent (10 of 50) from 3-point range.

People US Intelligence Committee unanimously votes to make Democratic memo public
Author: 0 US Intelligence Committee unanimously votes to make Democratic memo public

A lot", Trump said . Trump now has five days to decide whether to allow the Democratic version to be released. The Democratic memo says the GOP memo is inaccurate. White House spokesman Raj Shah told reporters traveling aboard Air Force One on Monday that the administration would consider the Schiff memo just as it did the Nunes document.

People Kenya's High Court Orders Reopening of TV Stations
Author: 0 Kenya's High Court Orders Reopening of TV Stations

Odinga then refused to participate in a second election, alleging that it would be rigged, and Kenyatta won handily. Orengo vowed to continue agitating for electoral reforms in the country, "whether we are arrested or not". The authorities shut down TV stations to prevent live coverage of the event. ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia (Xinhua ) - The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Moussa Faki Mahamat, expressed concern regarding Kenya's current political condition.

People Trump's bipartisan State of the Union talk already long gone
Author: 0 Trump's bipartisan State of the Union talk already long gone

With Senate-crafted alternatives meeting stiff White House resistance, the most likely scenario seemed to be a budget deal paired with an extension of DACA eligibility coupled with a modest increase in security spending, leaving the crucial immigration fight for another day.

People Lance: Secret Taxpayer-Funded Sexual Harassment Settlements Eliminated
Author: 0 Lance: Secret Taxpayer-Funded Sexual Harassment Settlements Eliminated

Those lawmakers have denied the allegations. Under the resolution, anti-harassment and anti-discrimination policies will be mandatory in all House offices and an office that provides employees with legal assistance and aide when they are navigating the complaint process will be established.

People Kevin Nolan: 'Notts County must take hit and keep smiling'
Author: 0 Kevin Nolan: 'Notts County must take hit and keep smiling'

Kyle Naughton , Wayne Routledge and Tom Carroll bagged Swansea's other three goals , while Noor Husin's goal for County was a minor consolation on a tough night for Kevin Nolan's side, but it's Swansea that progressed easily to set up a fifth-round tie with Sheffield Wednesday.

Author: 0 Frank Sharry: McCain-Coons Immigration Bill a Step in the Right Direction

January's shutdown came about after Democrats insisted that any spending bill must also include protections for young immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children, who are known as " Dreamers ". That can make it hard for some people to apply, especially if they are in school, working under the table or helping to support their families. Kelly also told reporters Tuesday he does not expect Trump to extend the March 5 deadline if Congress has not reached an agreement.

Author: 0 Sunday letters: FBI under attack, immigration, Trump's gravitas

Meanwhile, a controversial Republican memo that accuses the Federal Bureau of Investigation of political bias has primarily been written by Indian-American lawyer Kashyap "Kash" Patel, according to a media report. The memo says Steele's collection of reports "formed an essential part" of the FISA application for Page, but it doesn't specify exactly what information was used or how much.

People International Olympic Committee stands firm with Russian ban
Author: 0 International Olympic Committee stands firm with Russian ban

The IOC said that after conducting detailed analyses of the case, the Invitation Review Panel decided that " no additional invitations will be extended " to the athletes cleared by CAS. 'This CAS decision is extremely disappointing and surprising for the IOC. President Thomas Bach said Sunday South Korean organizers have done extraordinary work in preparing for the Winter Olympics .

People Justin Trudeau Wants You To Say 'Peoplekind' Instead Of 'Mankind'…
Author: 0 Justin Trudeau Wants You To Say 'Peoplekind' Instead Of 'Mankind'…

It would have been perfectly reasonable for the Canadian Prime Minister to interrupt her with the admonition: Bitch please, just ask your damn question and sit down! He believes "peoplekind" is more inclusive than "mankind". "So we'd like you to." the woman said before being interrupted by the Prime Minister. At first instance, many thought it was a joke but a journalist confirmed that he made the comment in all seriousness.

People Trump Tells Pentagon to Put on Military Parade
Author: 0 Trump Tells Pentagon to Put on Military Parade

Bush appearing at a military parade in Russian Federation in 2005 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II. Discussions for the parade is still in the brainstorming phase, but military officials are unclear on how to pay for shipping equipment and hardware to D.C., which could run into the millions.

People Schiff: Kelly should give Trump 'a time out'
Author: 0 Schiff: Kelly should give Trump 'a time out'

After voting to let the full House of Representatives to view it last month, their vote last Monday sent it to the President, to give him the opportunity to object to releasing it. Democrats said the four-page Republican document mischaracterises highly sensitive classified information and was meant to undermine Special Counsel Robert Mueller's criminal probe into possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign to sway the 2016 presidential election.

Author: 0 Leahy statement on the release of the Nunes memo

And after it was released , Trump claimed the memo " totally vindicates " him in the Russian Federation investigation , even though the document did not address the allegations of collusion or obstruction of justice that have become central to the special counsel's probe.

People N Korean ceremonial leader to visit S Korea
Author: 0 N Korean ceremonial leader to visit S Korea

He will also hold talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Minister of Finance Taro Aso and will address U.S. troops at Yokota Air Base near Tokyo before flying to South Korea on Thursday . "This represents the unpleasant and uneasy mind of the USA and the South Korean conservative forces displeased with the trend for the improvement of the north-south relations created after entering the new year", it said.

People Rahul Gandhi to meet Cong workers at AICC headquarters
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi to meet Cong workers at AICC headquarters

Another Rajya Sabha member, Samajwadi Party's Naresh Agrawal, also asked whether the Centre did not want to put details of the Rafale deal in public domain. Rahul wondered why the Modi government "bypassed" HAL and whether it took the permission of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) before announcing the purchase of the jets in Paris.

People I'd love to see a shutdown
Author: 0 I'd love to see a shutdown

President Trump threatened a government shutdown if the Democrats don't agree to change some of the loopholes that allow MS-13 and other gang members into the country. Trump's comments on Tuesday stand in stark contrast with his previous remarks on the issue. The House is now considering another short term spending bill, and Democrats say they have no desire to force another shutdown, just weeks after the last.

People Duterte bans foreign maritime exploration at Benham Rise
Author: 0 Duterte bans foreign maritime exploration at Benham Rise

Duterte made the declaration during a cabinet meeting Monday night, his spokesperson Harry Roque said on Tuesday. About 30 existing research permits would be deemed revoked and foreign scientific research groups may try to reapply but should get additional permission from Duterte's national security adviser due to the security implications of their presence in the waters, Roque said.