Judges "ordered the suspension of the plenary that has been called for Monday in the [Catalan] parliament" while it hears an appeal lodged against it, a spokeswoman said , as the court confirmed the ruling in a written statement. Rajoy has ruled out worldwide mediation as a format for resolving the future of Catalonia , offering instead all-party Spanish political talks to find a solution, on the condition independence is taken off the table.
Moscow and Riyadh worked together to secure a deal between OPEC and other oil producers to cut output until the end of March 2018, helping support prices. Saudi Aramco's IPO is expected to be the world's biggest ever offering, with the company valued at a minimum of about USD2 trillion. According to the Ministry of Economic Development, the volume of trade between the two countries has increased by 30% in the first half of 2017 compared to the same period past year, having amounted to $430 ...
With sluggish economy and Gujarat elections emerging as a major concern, the top three of the BJP, Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi , finance minister, Mr Arun Jaitley and BJP president, Mr Amit Shah got into a huddle on Thursday. He said, "From 2000 to 2017, Kerala Police figures show, 85 CPI (M) workers and 65 RSS (and BJP) workers were killed". After a bandh was enforced, BJP cadre walked on empty streets in Kannur, the home turf of Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan .
The Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend, back in the United States after a weekslong trip overseas, will be at the center of the investigation into the shooting deaths of 59 people as authorities try to determine why a man with no known record of violence or crime would open fire on a concert crowd from a high-rise hotel.
The baby's sex, which has been determined since fertilization, is identifiable. When do fetuses feel pain? And then, they will try to kill abortion with death by a thousand cuts...incremental reductions in the 20-week time limit which they hope to pass with future legislation .
Malaysian police had said earlier that the four men had escaped on the day of the murder and returned to North Korea. The prosecution phase of the trial is expected to last about two months, after which the judge will decide if there is a strong case for the women to have to mount their defence.
The presence of ministers like Nirmala Sitharaman, Ananth Kumar, Dharmendra Pradhan, Giriraj Singh, Smriti Irani, J.P. Nadda, V.K. Singh, and Kerala's own Alphons Kannanthanam is expected to send a message to the people of the state - that the BJP is giving a lot of importance to the coastal state.
USA ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley told a Security Council session on Thursday it is time to consider action, not simply words, to resolve the crisis. Over the past few months, around 120 Rohingya refugees , many of them children, drowned while trying to reach Bangladesh in small fishing boats. The de facto leader of Myanmar was granted the honour in 1997 for her "long struggle for democracy".
According to the official sources here on Sunday, Amethi district magistrate has written to the SPG director general expressing his inability to provide adequate security to Rahul if he went ahead with his scheduled visit as the police force would be busy with immersion of Durga idols and Moharram till Friday.
While Tillerson and Chinese leaders didn't mention North Korea in public remarks, he did raise the issue behind closed doors, according to a senior State Department official who asked not to be identified because the talks were private. President Donald Trump signaled Sunday that he does not believe that attempts at direct communications with North Korea are worth the effort despite escalating tensions between Washington and Pyongyang.
About 44 percent of the ads were seen before election, while 56 percent were seen afterward, Elliot Schrage, the company's vice president of policy and communications, wrote in a blog post . "That's not what we stand for". Representatives of Twitter, Google and Facebook were all invited to testify publicly before lawmakers in the coming weeks.
The bill was presented by Minister for Law and Justice Zahid Hamid in the parliament where it was smoothly passed by the lawmakers. The Central Working Committee (CWC) of the PML-N in its meeting at the Punjab House yesterday unanimously approved a resolution moved by Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal in his capacity as the party's acting secretary general to make necessary changes to the party constitution to make Sharif party chief.
Strader joined the Stars in the 2015-16 season. "Everyone who knew him, and everyone who was able to listen to him call games, is saddened to learn about the passing of Dave Strader ", Stars President and CEO Jim Lites said in a press release .
A cricket legend who may be Pakistan's future prime minister says the United States should stop trying to destroy the Taliban and instead talk to them with help from Pakistan. Abdullah comes in the context of New Afghan Policy and New Development Partnership. He added that India did not reciprocate these sentiments. "People to people exchanges have provided a very strong foundation to India-Afghanistan relations".
The president of Iraq's Kurdish region warned on Friday that the Kurds might be forced to retaliate if the central government persists with what his spokesman called a "very aggressive" stance toward the pro-independence referendum . Yesterday, the Turkish carriers Turkish Airlines, Atlas and Pegasus suspended their flights to Iraqi Kurdistan for an unspecified period of time. Turkey and Iran, which have Kurdish minorities and are fiercely opposed to Iraqi Kurds gaining independence, have ...
At a press conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Stoltenberg, Mattis told reporters he had only heard a few reports of the attack so far, but that "an attack on an airport anywhere in the world is a criminal act by terrorist".
A Benitez team has yet to lose to Liverpool , and Sunday's visit to Newcastle will be his former club's fifth attempt. However they succumbed 1-0 away to fellow promoted side Brighton last week, and the former Reds star says he is anxious about the quality that Rafael Benitez's side possess to compete with the big boys in the top flight.
Officials in Moscow said the Russian foreign ministry was working "behind the scenes" to find political solutions to the North Korea crisis. Moscow and Beijing have promoted a simultaneous freeze on Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs and USA and South Korean military drills.
The militants launched two massive bomb attacks at the Barire military base before making entry, and they claimed to have killed 17 soldiers in the attack. "The attacked soldiers were Somali military and the special forces trained by the USA called Danab". The death toll from a vehicle bombing in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, has risen to 17.
The project is part of the country's Mars 2117 Strategy which seeks to establish a functioning Martian colony within the next hundred years. In February, Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said in a series of tweets that " Mars 2117 " will involve Emirati and worldwide scientists.
Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said authorities responded to the attack and killed three "terrorists". "Resolute Support deeply regrets the harm to non-combatants", the statement said. Trump, while announcing the new strategy for Afghanistan, had accused Pakistan of harbouring "agents of chaos" and providing safe havens to militant groups waging an insurgency against the US-backed government in Kabul.
A former soldier, Bolton is a one-time Lib Dem member who has worked as an European Union common defence strategist. Henry Bolton began the party's leadership contest as an apparent also-ran in a race which seemed to be between current deputy leader Peter Whittle and hardliner Anne Marie Waters who had described Islam as "evil".
The Invictus Games are a way for ill or wounded servicemen, women, and veterans to honor their countries and participate in Olympic style events. Since then, the couple have moved to downtown Toronto , where they have been discreetly living together at the Fairmont.
Each spot on this panel will be auctioned which will provide a chance to rival site to display their links. The service will remain part of Google itself, but will "operate separately and use its own revenues to bid for ads". "We're implementing a remedy to comply with the European Commission's recent decision", Al Verney, a spokesperson for Google said in a statement. The company continues to challenge the findings, even though it is making these changes.
Eight prototypes are being built on the construction site that is close to the existing high-security fence, which marks the border through San Diego and extends along the east. The prototypes are created to test out new approaches, materials, strategies and technology as Homeland Security pushes forward with Mr. Trump's goal of a border wall.
Protesters in Barcelona have taken to the streets to protect Catalonia's right to vote in an independence referendum scheduled for Sunday. The European Commission should become a mediator in the resolution of the conflict between Spanish and Catalan authorities over the latter's plans to hold an independence referendum , he stated in the document.
If both rule in the affirmative, tariffs would take effect on February 8. With rail operations undersized and Boeing prompting the US jet penalties, Bombardier chief executive officer Alain Bellemare has fresh hurdles as he tries to turn around the company and end reliance on financial support from Quebec and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's federal government.
Ben Stokes was included in England's 16-man squad for the Ashes tour of Australia announced Wednesday despite his recent arrest on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm . This has been Root's first season as Test captain, with the Yorkshire batsman overseeing home series wins against South Africa (3-1) and West Indies (2-1).
However, "any number of factors could be behind the deterioration in Warmbier's health during his time in prison", says The Guardian , including "poor hygienic conditions, malnutrition or lack of proper medical care". When he returned to the USA, his parents discovered that he had been in a coma for over a year. "We weren't really certain what it was". He died in June 2017, less than a week after his return to Cincinnati.
Andreas Preuninger, director of Porsche's GT cars, said: "It's not just the record time achieved by the GT2 RS that demonstrates the vehicle's class, but also its consistent performance in every lap". He credits the automaker's engineers, mechanics, and drivers for the auto being able to beat their benchmark by 17.7 seconds, making the Porsche 911 GT2 RS the most powerful and the fastest 911 to date.