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Impeached South Korean president Park Geun-hye arrested

Shortly, after the court issued a warrant against Park, she was taken to the Seoul Detention Centre in the outskirts of Seoul . Here's what is likely to happen. "We wish that the sad history of a former president getting arrested never repeats in the Republic of Korea", the Liberty Korea Party said in a statement, using South Korea's formal name.

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Russian markets fall as Syria strike dashes hopes of thaw with West

The Syrian opposition and its backers have dismissed claims by the Syrian government and Moscow that civilians were exposed to the deadly chemicals after a rebel weapons depot was hit in an air raid. However, the White House press secretary, Sean Spicer, refused to discuss any next steps - military or diplomatic - as the world struggled to understand Trump's policy on the civil war.

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Samsung's crazy day: Bumper profits, new phone and its chief on trial

Samsung Electronics Co. predicted Friday that its first-quarter operating profit for this year advanced 48.2 percent on-year, apparently helped by the robust performance of its chip business. The current record was set in the third quarter of 2013, when Samsung's operating profit hit 10.1 trillion won. Lee sought Park's help in maximising his control of the Samsung companies at the lowest possible cost, he added.

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Trump's missile strikes will not halt Assad's other atrocities

Trump has frequently called for improved relations with Russian Federation which were strained under Obama, but the U.S. president said action had to be taken against Assad. Several Western allies of the United States described the U.S. strikes as a proportionate response to Assad's suspected use of poison gas. The Syrian military denies using chemical weapons.

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Samsung tips 48 percent jump in 1Q profit

The elder Lee was arrested and convicted for tax evasion, bribery and price-fixing in 2008 and later returned to lead the company in 2010. Beyond confirming personal details such as his name and occupation, Lee remained silent when the judge asked if he had anything to say in response to the charges he faces.

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EPA Reverses Move to Ban Chlorpyrifos

In 2015, the Obama administration proposed banning chlorpyrifos, but the decision had not been finalized. "By reversing the previous administration's steps to ban one of the most widely used pesticides in the world, we are returning to using sound science in decision-making-rather than predetermined results", Pruitt said in a statement .

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ETA disarmament move a "major step", says France

In this two photo combo, masked pro-independence followers of the Basque armed separatist group ETA, prepare to fight against the police during an illegal rally in San Sebastian, northern Spain, on October 26, 2003, top, and people going for a walk in the same street of the old city on April 3, 2017.

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Alabama Supreme Court allows impeachment of governor to proceed

Montgomery Circuit Judge Greg Griffin granted the governor's request for a Temporary Restraining Order against the House Judiciary Committee late Friday, roughly an hour after the committees special counsel released a detailed 138 page report outlining the committees investigation of Bentley.

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One dead in raid on Syria 'chemical attack' town: Monitor

However, a USA official said all but one of the 59 missiles struck their targets, hitting multiple aircraft and air shelters, and destroying the fuel area. Whether the airstrikes fall under Mr Trump's scope of power depends on who you ask. Thursday's missile salvo was in response to Assad's sarin gas attack on the town of Khan Sheikhoun in Syria's Idlib Province.

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YouTube blocks ads on channels with under 10000 views

YouTube plans to add a review process for new content creators in the near future, so that when a creator has received 10,000 views on their channel their activity will be checked against YouTube policies. For years, YouTube was seen as one of the quickest ways to "Make money online" by those who aspired to own a secondary source of income. Advertisers pay roughly $7 to $12 for 1,000 views and creators split the money with YouTube , The Wall Street Journal reported.

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Samsung Electronics expects Q1 profits to jump

The industry believes the memory chip market since the latter half of a year ago has entered a new super cycle, a period of an upturn as the result of replacements with high-performance memory in PCs and strong demand for mobile devices coupled with blossoming in aggressive investments from the makers.

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BCCI 'Special General Meeting' adjourned, N Srinivasan attends

However, the special general meeting, chaired by acting BCCI president CK Khanna, was attended by former president Srinivasan, former Saurashtra Cricket Association secretary Niranjan Shah, and former Kerala Cricket Association president TC Mathew, who are in violation of the Lodha Committee's recommendations.

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Boris Johnson cancels Moscow trip over Syria

Russian leaders, who have dubbed as illegal the US action to punish the government of President Bashar al-Assad for its use of chemical weapons, ramped up the war of words late Friday when the country's prime minister, Dmitry Medvedev, warned America was "one step away from military clashes with Russia ".

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Samsung's first-quarter operating profit soars, posts highest results since 2013

The current record was set in the third quarter of 2013, when Samsung's operating profit hit 10.1 trillion won. Last week, it presented and began taking preorders for its Galaxy S8, its first major smartphone launch since the fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 fiasco.

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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes steps down from Russian Federation probe

Devin Nunes has been under heavy criticism. EWING: Potentially. And having Republicans who don't have these ethics issues run this process means that they could focus on it more fulsomely and talk more about that storyline, which is what the White House wants the story to be.

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Samsung Forecast Windfall In Coming Quarterly Result

Samsung will be an initial flexible-display supplier for rival Apple Inc.'s iPhone coming out later this year, The Wall Street Journal reported in February. LG did not elaborate on its earnings estimates and will provide detailed financial results at end-April. Lee's lawyers have previously denied all charges brought against Lee.

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U.S. airstrike will adversely impact India's business plans in Syria

Haley condemned the use of chemical weapons and also said that the Iranian and Russian governments deserved some of the blame for the recent attack for propping up Assad's regime. The U.S. charged that the planes carrying the chemical weapons flew out of the Shayrat air base, where seven people were killed by the American missiles.

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Syrian jets take off from air base US missiles struck

Many people welcomed the intervention from the USA, including Syrians, on social media, some of whom changed their profile pictures to an image of Mr Trump to show their support. Mr Tillerson is then expected to travel to Moscow on Tuesday, where he will threaten Vladimir Putin with isolation if he continues to support Mr Assad's regime.

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DICE is moving to monthly updates for Battlefield 1

DICE outlines what's going on with Battlefield 1 this spring. Battlefield 1 Developer DICE has published a new article titled "The Road Ahead for Battlefield 1 ", and as you can probably glean from teh title, the entry focuses on future plans for the popular World War 1 Shooter.

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April the giraffe preparing for 'launch sequence,' say zoo officials

Celebrity tag was bestowed on the giraffe in February when Animal Adventure Park launched a live stream on YouTube to make the world watch her birth pangs. While giraffes seem to be just popping out in the United Kingdom and at the Denver Zoo , we're still waiting for April to have her baby. "She is still showing all the signs that she is nearly ready", said Dr.

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Not so easy after all

An effort to get consensus on the bill so that it could be voted on before the House goes into recess for two weeks on Friday appears to have failed. GOP chiefs announced a modest amendment to curb premium increases, but internal divisions still blocked their promised repeal of former President Barack Obama's law.

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Smith leads Pune chase to beat Mumbai in IPL opener

Pune managed just 63 runs in the first ten overs for which captain Maxwell deserves utmost credit for using his bowlers well. Ajinkya Rahane and Steve Smith were unstoppable with bat in hand while Imran Tahir came out of the disappointment of his auction snub to pick up three crucial wickets.

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Samsung profits soar after recovery from Note 7 debacle

The court is expected to deliver a verdict by the end of May. One of his lawyers, Song Woo-chul, presented about 70 slides in a presentation, contending the prosecutors' argument was unreal and "full of contradictions". The South Korean company said operating profit for the first three months of this year was estimated at 9.9 trillion won (£7 billion), up 48% from a year earlier.

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Trump, Without Evidence, Accuses Susan Rice of Committing Crime

He declined to say if he had personally reviewed new intelligence to bolster his claim but pledged to explain himself "at the right time ". Strictly speaking, it isn't: FBI Director Jim Comey and the chairmen of the House and Senate Intelligence Committee all say there was no "wiretap" of Trump.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 facial recognition security is easily fooled

Now, a report in Android Central reveals that Samsung is well aware of this self-inflicted design problem and has chose to build in a popup warning message reminding you to clean the lens. Both phones come with better and improved Iris scanner. However, it uses more image processing tricks: the S8 snaps three photos every time you hit the shutter button, then tosses in noise reduction, pixel binning, sharpening, and shake reduction to reduce blur.

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LG Electronics estimates Q1 profit surged, likely best in nearly 8 years

The strong comeback was a result of booming sales of memory chips and flat-panel displays, Samsung said . Still, some analysts said losses likely were smaller in January-March as LG's new lower-tier products fared better and the company reduced marketing spending.

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LG Elec says Q1 operating profit likely up 82 percent

Such relations may have aided South Korea's rapid economic ascent but now are a source of growing public discontent and a key target of contenders in a May 9 snap presidential election. - Grandson of Samsung founder Lee Byung-chul, son of current chairman Lee Kun-hee. "But there was no such need", Song said. The company did not elaborate on its performance and will disclose detailed earnings in late April.

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Donald Trump hails 'outstanding' relationship with Chinese president

Many of those aggrieved workers helped Mr Trump win the November presidential election and he is under pressure to deliver on his promises to them. During the second and final day of meetings with the Chinese leader, Trump's tone had appeared to soften, and Chinese state news agency Xinhua reported that Trump had accepted Xi's invitation to visit China .

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Samsung Electronics posts double-digit growth in Q1 operating profit

Preemptive aggressive investment and release of unmatchable innovative cost-effective chips at a time of tight supply and explosive demand in memory to power smart devices, high-performance phones and PCs has brought bigger earnings than expected for the world's top chipmaker Samsung Electronics .

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Georgia Republicans rally around Trump after Syria strikes

While the U.S. cruise missile strikes early on Friday were in retaliation for the gas attack, Mr Lavrov accused America of threatening global security. McCain says the air strikes should also serve as a message to Russia's president, Vladimir Putin. "When you take your own path, this leads to frightful tragedies in the region", he told the Americans.

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Samsung boss Lee Jae-Yong goes on trial in South Korea

The company has said that it expects operating profit to be around 9.9 trillion Korean won (£6.9bn) for the first quarter of 2017, with sales valued at approximately 50 trillion won (£35bn). But the special prosecution says Samsung's Lee actively curried Park's favour to cement his control of the family business empire. That overshadowed Samsung reporting quarterly profit of almost $9 billion - its highest in more than three years - and the start of pre-orders in South Korea for its ...

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Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro launched in India at Rs 27990

The industry reports shows, the combined sales of Samsung Electronics new flagship Galaxy S8 series, which will officially hit the shelves later this month, are expected to surpass the 40 million unit-mark. The company's components business, consisting of display panels and memory chips, is likely to have helped boost the company's profit in the first quarter.

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US Navy strike group to move toward Korean peninsula

Navy press release. It is not uncommon for aircraft carriers to operate in that area, and the USA regularly deploys military assets, such as aircraft, to the region as a show of force. The moves comes as concerns grow about North Korea's advancing weapons program. "If China is not going to solve North Korea, we will", Trump told The Financial Times April 2.

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Samsung tips huge jump in profit as heir to stand trial

A customer tries out a Samsung Electronics Co. The leader of the smartphones-to-biopharmaceuticals business empire is the only founding family member among the country's most powerful conglomerates, called chaebol, to be indicted in a graft scandal that led to Park becoming South Korea's first democratically elected leader to be removed from office.

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Syrian warplanes take off from same air base United States bombarded

Rebels support such strikes and everything that can reduce the power of the Syrian air force, he said. Russian defence ministry spokesman Maj Gen Igor Konashenkov said the strike destroyed six Syrian air force MiG-23 fighter jets which were undergoing repairs, but did not damage other warplanes at the base.


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