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by | January 07, 2018 | 17:02

While Tripura has been under Left rule since 1993, Nagaland has the Naga People's Front (NPF) - a BJP ally - in office for the past 15 years. He promised that the BJP would provide salary based on the 7th Pay Commission recommendations to government employees and double the minimum daily wage for workers.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:01

China accounts for almost all of Pyongyang's energy supplies and trade, making its enforcement key to sanctions aimed at discouraging leader Kim Jong Un from pursuing nuclear and missile technology. "Including this case (the delaying of the drill), Japan, the US and South Korea closely share information and align policies regarding North Korea", Suga said.

by | January 07, 2018 | 16:07

For the Powerball, there have been seven $2 million tickets sold since October 28, 26 tickets worth $1 million and 85 tickets ranging from $100,000 to $500,000. This pales to the record $1.586 billion prize that was won one year ago and split by winners in California, Florida, and Tennessee. Let's see if there are any other winners nationwide, OR does PowerBall roll to $725 million next week? According to its website , only three Mega Millions jackpots have been larger than the most ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 15:40

He was rushed to hospital along with a 45-year-old woman, local media report . The man is reportedly seriously injured. A 60-year-old man picked up an object from the ground which then exploded, according to police. Police said the station and the surrounding area has been blocked off as officials investigate the incident. The station has been closed off pending a bomb squad investigation.

by | January 07, 2018 | 13:06

Bennett, whose party is a member of Netanyahu's governing coalition, argued that everyone in the government should be supportive of such a move. "Behind the scenes, the prime minister is now in contact with the Americans in order to prevent the massive cut - to prevent it, you heard right", the report claimed.

by | January 07, 2018 | 11:25

Despite its dubious safety record Islamabad has pitched the JF17 as an affordable jet fighter for developing countries, and in 2015 secured its first export deal with an undisclosed Asian country. China came up with its One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative in 2013. "There is no proposal of building any Chinese military base near Gwadar". "Trump will soon find that his ability to unilaterally exert pressure to promote US policy and security overseas is severely limited, as Pakistan has ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 11:03

As the president defended his tweets, which Twitter had already mocked in excess, #StableGenius trended to the top spot on Trump's favorite form of social media. He said his journey from "VERY successful businessman", to reality TV star to president on his first try "would qualify as not smart, but genius. and a very stable genius at that!" He added: "Legal action is imminent".

by | January 07, 2018 | 10:18

The president also said that he had spoken with South Korean leader Moon Jae-in, who "thanks me very much for my tough stance". South Korea's unification ministry announced today, January 5, after North Korea sent a statement accepting South Korea's offer for talks next week.

by | January 07, 2018 | 10:15

Manafort also alleges Rosenstein went beyond his authority in appointing Mueller as special counsel. The suit also argues that the investigation of Manafort is "completely unmoored from the special counsel's original jurisdiction". Manafort has filed suit as the politics surrounding the investigation are heating up. Mr. Manafort is challenging Mr. Mueller at the same time that some Republicans are accusing the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director of putting together a biased ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 09:54

The Sanchi tanker, a Panama-registered vessel carrying 136,000 tonnes of Iranian oil, caught fire after the crash. Thirty-two crew members, including 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis, have gone missing after an oil tanker collided with a cargo ship off the coast of east China.

by | January 07, 2018 | 09:04

They like to sit in trees, and "it's become cold enough that they fall out". "This provides an opportunity to capture some, but I'm not sure it's going to be cold enough for long enough to make enough of a difference", Sommers said. And the iguana lived but the winter storm sweeping across parts of the U.S. has prompted animal rescue organisations and local authorities to issue warnings about giving pets shelter, with dogs left out to freeze to death in the cold.

by | January 07, 2018 | 08:10

Prima facie, Naidu has found that what Rahul said about Jaitley in the tweet involves a question of privilege as it "imputed motives to the intent, character and conduct of the LoH (leader of the House) by the way the spelling of Jaitley has been twisted".

by | January 07, 2018 | 07:33

Pakistan banned JuD and FIF and other organisations from collecting donations on Monday, after Trump accused Islamabad of giving nothing to the United States but "lies and deceit" and providing "safe haven" to terrorists. Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) on Friday sent a Rs100 million defamation notice to Federal Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir over his misleading statement that the action against the banned organisation was a part of operation Raddul Fasaad.

by | January 07, 2018 | 07:24

His team has been "open" with special counsel Robert Mueller and 'done nothing wrong, ' Trump told reporters at Camp David, where he was meeting with Republican congressional leaders and Cabinet members to discuss legislative strategy in the new year.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:52

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, who was also at the afternoon press conference, tweeted his condolences after the announcement of LeTourneau's death. He was freed after 30 minutes and taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:03

Twitter says that people should be able to "see and debate" Trump's tweets . Calling for Twitter to take an ideological stand in order to prevent a social media-spurred worldwide nuclear conflict is a nice thought, but considering how deeply committed tech companies are to the illusion of neutrality - which happens to dovetail nicely with the spineless art of self-preservation - it's not a very realistic one.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:39

The PML-N President referring to Khan's excessive criticism said that he (Imran) is hurling allegations at others but he himself is a corrupt man. Former federal minister said that he would not abandon his voters whether he wins the election or not.

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:57

Omar Mateen , 29, a USA citizen of Afghani descent, killed 49 people when he opened fire in the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida in June 2016. "He said if he did jihad everybody would know who he is", Salman wrote in the statement. The night before the attack, he left the house and looked "pumped up", she wrote in the statement, adding he told her, "This is the one day". "I am sorry for what happened I wish I'd go back and tell his family and the police what he was going to do", Salman ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:48

Prince Mohammed believes the listing could value the company at $2 trillion, although industry analysts predict a much smaller figure. The official bulletin said Armaco's IPO will comply with regulation of the Saudi stock exchange and also regulation of the worldwide market where it will be listed.

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:20

Officials said he got of his vehicle to help the other driver when he was struck by a pickup truck. Lieutenant Robateau was then struck and killed by a pickup truck passing by. He leaves behind a wife and child. "That's how good that this man was". He was pronounced dead at the scene, said Sgt. Lawrence Peele of the New Jersey State Police.

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:10

The foreign office said all the belongings of the family were returned after the meeting except the shoes. It should be mentioned here that Kulbhushan also vented his fury over the way Indian authorities treated his mother and wife soon after the meeting was over.

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:09

The very act of nominating ND Gupta and Sushil Gupta to Rajya Sabha , bypassing Kumar Vishwas , clearly underlines the fact that, for Kejriwal, personal relations or political morality do not matter. The RO also noted that office of profit "is attracted as disqualification under Article 102 of the Constitution ". "It was also submitted before the RO that N.D.

by | January 06, 2018 | 19:51

He flew twice during the two-man Gemini missions of the mid-1960s, twice to the moon during NASA's Apollo program, and twice more aboard the new space shuttle Columbia in the early 1980s. Young was selected to be an astronaut in 1962. "If anybody deserves the title of legend it would be John Young", said Andrew Chaikin, an author who has written extensively on NASA.

by | January 06, 2018 | 19:28

Half the index's 10 main groups finished in negative territory, with decliners outnumbering advancers by nearly 2-to-1 overall. It touched an all-time intraday high of 16,421.42 earlier in the session. Canadian Natural Resources Ltd (CNQ.TO) fell 2.5 per cent to $45.36 and Suncor Energy Inc (SU.TO) was off 1.5 per cent at $46.93. The energy sector lost 0.4 percent.

by | January 06, 2018 | 19:28

Tonight: Mostly clear, dangerously cold with wind chills to -30. Temperatures will be warming up, but if precipitation arrives before we get above freezing we could have a freezing rain concern Monday morning. Conditions will remain cold into Sunday . The warm will come with another storm system that will bring more snow into Sunday night. That evening, temperatures will be low enough both at the surface and aloft to support only snowfall.

by | January 06, 2018 | 19:26

These shares are worth $258,277 and were traded at $17.54 each. Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) has declined 15.15% since January 5, 2017 and is downtrending. The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $2.04. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.22 EPS.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:58

About 852,398 shares traded. (NYSE:NRZ) has risen 22.04% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 18.19% the S&P500. Windacre Partnership Llc decreased its stake in Santander Consumer Usa Hdg I (SC) by 0.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:58

No reports of casualty have been received yet. Hundreds of actors and actresses from the television and modelling industry are also said to be present. The official said there were some people shooting inside the studio, but they were quickly evacuated. Located in a five acre property, the Cinevista studio has over 30 shooting locations.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:50

Scott for final approval - a series of events that lawmakers and political pundits alike predict will happen without delay . But Thursday's House vote was significant for another reason: Just hours earlier, U.S. Vermont made history last night by becoming the first state in the USA to legalize recreational cannabis use and cultivation for adults 21 and over by legislature rather than the traditional ballot method.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:25

The tourist who died was South African. His name can not be confirmed yet. A health ministry spokesman said that two of the wounded were in serious condition. In 2016, Egypt temporarily halted balloon flights after 22 Chinese tourists suffered minor injuries in a crash landing of their hot air balloon. Hot air balloon flights above Luxor are famous among tourists for the spectacular views of the ancient Karnak and the temples of Luxor.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:15

In a previous report for Israel Hayoum, both Rwanda and Uganda had been mentioned as " third countries " which had agreed to receive African asylum seekers for possible economic and military gains. Okello Oryem, Uganda's foreign minister, has also denied the existence of such an agreement, calling any suggestion to the contrary "absolute rubbish".

by | January 06, 2018 | 17:50

The leaders of his party have, however, rejected the report. Mufti Saeed-a member of the PTI core committee performed the Nikah . The News report says the ceremony took place in "Sector Y of Defence Housing Authority, Lahore, at the residence of a close confidante of the bride who also happens to be a friend of a PTI leader".

by | January 06, 2018 | 17:28

The high winds generated by the storm could cause widespread power outages to go along with blizzard conditions. The storm has already claimed two lives, after two people in North Carolina died when their vehicle slid off a road because of icy conditions and landed in a creek, Weather.com reported.

by | January 06, 2018 | 17:04

About 4.65M shares traded or 18.99% up from the average. (NYSE: VNTV ) on Thursday, August 10 with "Buy" rating. It has underperformed by 1.87% the S&P500. Stifel Fincl Corp has invested 0.01% in Vantiv, Inc. The company reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.03.

by | January 06, 2018 | 16:24

The ministry added that two Russian servicemen had been killed in the attack. Eastern Ghouta is the target of near-daily regime air raids. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , a UK-based monitoring group, put the death toll from the three towns at 23, and also said the warplanes that attacked Misraba and Arbin were believed to have been Russian.