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Author: 0 Freed Chibok girls meet Nigerian leader

Adesina said they had now been "handed over to those who will supervise their rehabilitation". At the meeting, the president welcomed the girls in the capital city of Abuja and said: "I can not express in a few words how happy I am to welcome our dear girls back to freedom".

Author: 0 UK: May Plays Down Talk Of Possible Landslide General Election Victory

The survey by Opinium put Mrs May's party on 46%, one point down on the previous week, but still 16 points clear of Labour, who were unchanged on 30%. Too many fantastic councillors, who work tirelessly for their communities, lost their seats", he said in a statement. "We lost seats but we are closing the gap on the Conservatives".

World German polls: Merkel party leads in local vote
Author: 0 German polls: Merkel party leads in local vote

Merkel's CDU won 32.0 per cent of the vote, while the SPD which now governs the state in a coalition with the Greens and Der Südschleswigsche Wählerverband., a regional party that represents the Danish and Frisian minorities, won just 27.2 per cent of the vote.

Author: 0 Pakistani Army violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch district

He also conveyed concern over the presence of Border Action Teams (BAT) training camps in the close vicinity of LoC in the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). Prime Minister Narendra Modi is serious over Pakistan's attack issue. India accused attackers from the Pakistani side of Kashmir of entering the Indian-held portion and mutilating the body of one of three slain Indian soldiers, leading to days of fighting along the frontier.

World AAP's former Punjab chief Gurpreet Ghuggi quits party
Author: 0 AAP's former Punjab chief Gurpreet Ghuggi quits party

The AAP's chief whip Sukhpal Singh Khaira had also resigned from the party on Monday following the removal of Ghuggi as the party's state convener. The party also chose to constitute a separate Political Affairs Committee for Punjab so that the state unit may take independent decisions.

World Preakness field devoid of most of Kentucky Derby starters
Author: 0 Preakness field devoid of most of Kentucky Derby starters

Anthony Bonomo celebrates after Always Dreaming won the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 6, 2017 , in Louisville, Ky. But from the moment he arrived in Pletcher's barn from a winter freshening, he showed the talent to justify pointing him to this race. So has Velasquez, whose Derby record was a modest 1-for-18.

Author: 0 Islamic Jihad Rejects Palestine State within 1967 Borders

For his first appearance as Hamas leader, Haniyeh chose a symbol of elusive Palestinian unity - a solidarity tent where several political factions are represented, including Hamas and the Fatah movement of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.

Author: 0 Top Trump advisers to discuss pulling out from climate deal

A senior administration official said the president's inclination has been to leave the pact , but Ivanka Trump set up a review process to make sure he received information from experts in the public and private sector before a making a decision.

Author: 0 S.Korea's Moon takes presidency of divided nation amid N.Korea tensions

Exit poll results will be available immediately after voting closes at 8 p.m. (11:00 GMT). A plurality is enough for victory. An exit poll earlier showed Mr Moon, representing the Democratic Party of Korea, attracted the most support from voters in their 20s to 50s, while people in their 60s and older tended to vote for Hong, whose Liberty Korea Party is an offshoot of Park's.

Author: 0 Malaysia, North Korea qualifier to go ahead in Pyongyang

This image made from May 21, 2014, video shows the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. In a vague text message to journalists Tuesday, South Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the report from the Japan Times was "known to either be a matter that the US could not confirm, or not true".

World Man Posed As Adele's Manager To Get Free Stuff From Celebrities
Author: 0 Man Posed As Adele's Manager To Get Free Stuff From Celebrities

Dickins has finally breathed a sign of relief and hopes this fraud against him will stop once and for all", shared his attorney, Brian Bieber. Both Jackson and Lii were quickly detained by police. Jackson previously served two years in prison for convincing a NY boutique to loan him $2.4 million in jewelry while posing as a rep for Madonna - which he then sold to a pawn shop.

Author: 0 Moon Jae-In wins South Korea presidential election

Last week, Washington and Seoul announced that THAAD was partially up and running, and analysts have warned Moon may be able to do little to prevent its full deployment. He has also called for Seoul to be more independent from Washington , which guarantees the country's security . Their presence, he told reporters during the campaign, was "important not only to our own security but also to the global strategy of the U.S".

World French police seek 3 men suspected in Paris attack plot
Author: 0 French police seek 3 men suspected in Paris attack plot

The team were deployed after the alarm was raised by ticket office staff, sources said. Police from the special BRI intervention force started pouring into the station just after 11 PM and asked where the train from Valenciennes was, according to a station employee, who was not authorized to be publicly named.

Author: 0 Abedin didn't send as many emails as Comey said

President Trump has previously been critical of Comey, suggesting that his actions helped Hillary Clinton during the campaign, while Clinton blamed Comey and his late announcement about the FBI's investigation into her email server contributed to her electoral college loss.

Author: 0 Liberal Moon Jae-in set to win S. Korea presidency

The victor was expected to be sworn in on Wednesday after the release of the official result. A plurality of votes is enough for victory. Moon, the Democratic Party candidate, has called for engagement with North Korea, saying that the hard-line approach favored by conservative governments did nothing to prevent the North from expanding its nuclear bomb and missile programs and only reduced South Korea's voice in worldwide efforts to deal with its rival.

Author: 0 Theresa May 'more in touch' than Nicola Sturgeon, says Ruth Davidson

It says Ruth Davidson's party is now ahead in 15 constituencies in Scotland and may defeat the SNP in parts of the country it previously regarded as unwinnable. Nicola Sturgeon has said Scottish voters face a "straightforward choice" in the General Election between the SNP or Conservative MPs who will "rubber-stamp" the Prime Minster's hard Brexit and austerity policies.

Author: 0 Jamie Roberts to captain Wales against Tonga and Samoa

With regular captain Alun Wyn Jones in a British and Irish Lions squad led by former Wales skipper Sam Warburton for the combined side's upcoming tour of New Zealand, Wales were on the hunt for a new on-field leader for their internationals against Tonga in Auckland on June 16 and Samoa in Apia a week later.

World Girl, 9, attacked by kangaroo at Alabama animal park
Author: 0 Girl, 9, attacked by kangaroo at Alabama animal park

Jennifer White happened to be recording her 9-year-old daughter Cheyenne's interaction with the animal when the attack happened Saturday. The footage showed that her three-year-old sister had even reached out her hand to the animal. The video shows a warning sign that says "I bite" on the kangaroo's enclosure. Girl's mother suggested safari parks should be more protective about the kids as a sign is just not enough.

World Nigeria presidency releases names of 82 freed Chibok girls
Author: 0 Nigeria presidency releases names of 82 freed Chibok girls

Rev Mark said he considered all 82 of the girls to be his daughters "because a lot of them worship in my church". Garba Shehu, a senior special assistant to the president said: " President Buhari is pleased to announce that negotiations to release more of the Chibok Girls have borne fruit with the release of 82 more girls today after months of patient negotiations ".

World French ex-premier pledges allegiance to Macron's movement
Author: 0 French ex-premier pledges allegiance to Macron's movement

Mr Valls is planning to run in the Essonne department, his fiefdom south of Paris, but Republic on the Move officials said his nomination will not be automatic. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has, on behalf of the Liberian Government and people, and in her own name, sent a Congratulatory Message to French president - elect Mr.

World Delhi High Court seeks Jaitley's reply on Kejriwal's plea
Author: 0 Delhi High Court seeks Jaitley's reply on Kejriwal's plea

While challenging Kejriwal to a poll face-off, Mishra said, "Do you have the courage to face the people?" Singh had asked him earlier in the day to disclose details of the land deals which Mishra had talked about on Sunday. "I informed them about the misuse of public money and the delay in the inquiry into the matter", he said. Kapil Mishra, who was suspended from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP ) on Monday, levelled new allegations against several party leaders on Tuesday accusing them of ...

World CBI to examine Kapil Mishra's complaints
Author: 0 CBI to examine Kapil Mishra's complaints

The leaders involved are Ashish Khaitan, Raghav Chaddha, Sanjay Singh, Durgesh Pandey and Satyender Jain. In his second complaint, Mishra alleged that Jain helped Kejriwal's brother-in-law in a Rs 50 crore land deal. In June previous year, it sent the panel's report to then Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, following which an FIR was registered in the matter. "We will try to dispose them of early", said the officer.

World Sen. Bill Cassidy to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Monday night
Author: 0 Sen. Bill Cassidy to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Monday night

Like The New York Post , which published a story with the headline, " Jimmy Kimmel's obscene lies about kids and medical care". Jimmy Kimmel returned to television for the first time since last week, when he shared the story of his infant son Billy's surgery for a heart condition.

Author: 0 Texas Sues Austin, Travis County Over 'Sanctuary City' Law

The American Civil Liberties Union has issued a "travel alert" for people traveling to Texas, warning them that after the passage of a new law, their constitutional rights might be violated during a routine traffic stop. Earlier this year people who had not committed criminal offenses were caught up in round ups by ICE agents. Sheriffs, constables, police chiefs and other local leaders can be slapped with a Class A misdemeanor - and possibly jail time - if they don't cooperate with federal ...

Author: 0 Texas Files Lawsuit Against Local Officials Opposed to Recent 'Sanctuary Cities' Ban

Whereas the Arizona law required police to try to determine the immigration status of people during routine stops, the Texas bill doesn't instruct officers to ask. The bill is aimed at cracking down on illegal immigration, but primarily aims at ending sanctuary cities . "The ACLU's goal is to protect all Texans and all people traveling through Texas - regardless of their immigration status - from illegal harassment by law enforcement", said Lorella Praeli, ACLU director of immigration ...