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by | February 21, 2018 | 01:01

A police officer when contacted said that the joint team of army and police cordoned off area following some gunshots. Several warnings were issued after the deceased had crossed the security fence and came close to the perimeter wall. "Pertinently, there was no habitation near the place of incident", the spokesman stressed. "All of them are unmarried", the locals said, adding that he was living in extreme penury.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:46

The body of a heavily-armed Pakistani intruder was later recovered. Indian officials said that Pakistani side violated cease-fire on Monday when they attacked military posts and civilian areas, during which three civilians were wounded. Lt Col Anand said the Pakistan regular Army provided cover fire and abetted operations by non state actors who were used as dispensable cannon fodder.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:43

The Secretary of State said she intended "to take steps to provide clarity on the budget". East Antrim MP Sammy Wilson said the Belfast Agreement had given Sinn Féin "a power of veto and blackmail" over devolved government. Earlier, the British government said same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland could be introduced via Westminster. It enabled the formation of a ministerial executive and assembly at Stormont.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:37

Patterson said none of the children on the team - who are aged seven to nine - would be forced to sell raffle tickets , and that the victor must pass a background check. "Our hearts break for those involved [in the Florida shooting], and we do not take that lightly", he had written. The youth baseball team is not the only group facing controversy for auctioning off an AR-15.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:20

Recent talks between Universities UK and Universities College Union (UCU) about changes to the pension scheme ended without agreement. Nearly 70,000 students have signed petitions demanding compensation from their universities in the run-up to planned strike action by lecturers , starting this Thursday, which threatens to bring disruption to campuses for weeks.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:18

The forest, which straddles Poland and Belarus, is a UNESCO World Heritage site and home to the largest roaming population of European bison. As an interim measure, the ECJ said past year Poland would be fined 100,000 euros per day if it did not stop large-scale logging in the forest.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:15

Other regional observers and officials have over the past two years intercepted ships filled with Iranian weapons that were being shipped to the Houthis and even witnessed Iranian officials boasting about supplying the Houthis with missiles like the Zilzal-3.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:04

He was to leave the Olympic site within 24 hours and was not in Slovenia's lineup for its 2-1 defeat at the hands of Norway on Tuesday. The TAS will review its cases and "will render its decision after the end of the Games", concludes the press release of the HEAP.

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:57

We will stand up against the negative influences in society ( like Laura Ingraham ) and we will continue to be positive role models in a society that's being lead by hate. "That's the tone that people (utilize to) try to put athletes and black athletes in a box, to say, 'Basketball is the only thing that you can provide in this world, '" Curry said.

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:43

It will no doubt remind fans of similar scenes that played out during Prince William and Duchess Catherine's 2011 wedding. The musical famously mocks Prince Harry's ancestor, King George III - but the prince wasn't phased by the royal jabs, according to an audience member who told the Daily Mail , "They seemed to love it and were applauding enthusiastically".

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:28

It would force federal and state agencies to follow a law which already exists, requiring them to report criminal and mental health records to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. Sunday, Schumer voiced concerns about President Trump's Budget Proposal , saying it would cut funding for background check systems. In the days since the Florida attack, students, parents and politicians across the United States have called on President Trump to take action on guns.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:58

More than 300 civilians have been injured in air raids and artillery firing, the BBC reported , quoting human rights monitor Syrian Observatory for Human Rights . Government troops carried out a relentless five-day bombing campaign earlier this month that killed around 250 civilians in the enclave and wounded hundreds.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:44

The bodies of two newborn babies have been found inside a purple suitcase near a ditch. The Sheriff's office has not disclosed the sex or race of the babies. One resident Alice Cummings, who lives near the ditch, said: "It's just awful". Investigators said it's not clear if they died before or after being placed in the suitcase.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:27

But Twitter erupted after it was pointed out that signing up to meet a potential partner on the site is only open to straight men and women. "Dating in 2018 is more of a challenge than ever before, thanks in part to today's polarising political landscape", says Trump Dating , which claims to offer "love, romance and friendship" to lonely Republicans.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:03

In the last elections, the BJP had won in 59 municipalities registering an 80% strike rate. Rajkot was reported to have the lowest turnout at 50.17% while Dahod stands at 76.67%, the highest recorded in the state. The Jafrabad municipality did not go to the polls as the BJP candidate was unopposed, according to The Indian Express . BJP has been able to retain majority hold on municipalities since early 1990s.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:54

Constitution. "The concept that mental illness is a precursor to violent behavior is nonsense", said Dr. Louis Kraus, forensic psychiatry chief at Chicago's Rush University Medical College. Whatever one's views of the Second Amendment and gun rights , these steps just make basic common sense. However, he is a fool because if he actually stopped playing golf for one weekend and actually did something productive, then maybe he can save any shot of being a decent president.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:49

If this season is indicative of how Miller will manage the program, it appears that IN will be significantly better defensively, intellectually, more cohesive, and over the past month-plus it has demonstrated the ability to bring consistent energy, as well.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:28

Israel and the United States in the night of Monday conducted a successful test of a missile system "Arrow-3" (Arrow-3), able to intercept ballistic missiles in space. According to Israeli Defense Ministry's announcement, the trial of the system, which is created to intercept ballistic missiles outside the earth's atmosphere, was concluded successfully after it was finally launched at 2:30am, following two cancellations between December and January.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:20

In a release, police say that school administrators were notified by a staff member that a student made a threatening statement and police say a student was detained but that no charges have yet been filed. Please remain vigilant and follow the mantra "If you see something, say something". "I don't give a f***, I'm going to f*** this school up". All substantiated threats against our schools will be legally prosecuted to the greatest extent possible.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:16

Sinabung is one of the most active volcanos in Indonesia . Mount Sinabung, located on the island of Sumatra, erupted to such an extent that some local villages were reportedly "pitch black" as huge plumes of smoke engulfed the area. According to the National Agency for the settlement of the disasters of Indonesia, information about human casualties were reported. Such incidents in the past have resulted in migration of around 30,000 people from areas near to the mountain.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:12

At today's NFU Conference (20 February), the Defra Secretary said he believes in investing in higher animal welfare standards and investing in improved training and education for those in agriculture and food production. He said leaving the European Union would for the first time in decades allow policy design free from Brussels influence, and promised to give farmers and consumers more say in Whitehall decision-making, with both a "stronger voice" and more resources for Defra.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:08

I hope they prove me wrong and can because I have no confidence in them". Kasich said he thought it was possible to push for some measures at the state and local level, like background checks and increased attention to mental illness. While saying he has signed multiple bills to protect gun rights, the site says the McKees Rocks native sees the need for "common-sense solutions". John Kasich says there needs to be leadership on the issue from the White House and in what he calls the ...

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:03

The Bihar School Examination Board has issued the demands for the Class Ten exams after several hundred students were found to be keeping crib sheets in footwear. We want to put an end to it. State Education Minister Krishna Nandan Prasad Verma has justified the Boards advisory. He rubbished the protests by the Opposition RJD and Congress, who dubbed the move as "mental torture" of students and demanded its immediate revocation, as "unnecessary politicking".

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:01

At a press briefing, the Aam Aadmi Party hit out at Union minister Rajnath Singh for coming in support of Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash. Meanwhile, AAP in an official statement clarified its stance saying that a meeting was held at the Chief Minister's residence regarding Aadhar related problems.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:52

Oxfam's 2011 report, compiled in the year after aid workers were deployed to Haiti, revealed that seven staff were accused of using prostitutes at an Oxfam-funded residence. Four staff were fired for gross misconduct and three others, including Van Hauwermeiren, were allowed to quit. Details of the scandal surfaced earlier this month and have engulfed Oxfam, drawing widespread condemnation and putting its funding at risk.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:50

Russian Federation conceded Tuesday that "dozens" of its citizens were injured and an unspecified number were killed in a US strike in Syria earlier this month, though it insisted its military was not involved in the clash. "Don't ask me. I don't know". The U.S. coalition on February 7 struck a formation attacking a position of the terrorist PKK-linked Syrian Democratic Force (SDF) east of the Euphrates river in eastern Syria , killing about 100 people and destroying a Russian T-72 battle ...

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:42

Patrick Brown officially launched his PC leadership campaign today in Mississauga. "To be vilified without due process is absolutely gutting", he said. "I'm disappointed in whoever was involved in this setup", Brown said. Derek Parks posted the endorsement on his Facebook page Friday, within hours of Brown's entering the race for the top job.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:26

The plan also gears up for an global conference to pave the ground for negotiations while committing to the two-state solution and the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital, he said. Haley criticized the UN's fixation on Israel, calling it "grossly biased" and saying it had "elevated the tensions and grievances" between the Israelis and Palestinians.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:27

In a written statement , Caraway said that it's "time to put the heat on the NRA". Some city leaders were quick to point out they do not stand with Caraway. In the wake of the deadly school shooting by Nikolas Cruz , Donald Trump is reportedly open to the idea of improving a federal background checks system for gun purchases.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:24

A San Francisco-based federal appeals court upheld the 10-day waiting period. The justices also declined to take up a separate gun case involving a National Rifle Association challenge to California's refusal to lower fees on firearms sales and instead use some of the fee money to track down weapons owned illegally.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:14

Babies born in Japan, Singapore and Iceland stand the best chance of survival, while those in Pakistan, Central African Republic and Afghanistan face the worst odds, according to the report, which looks at the 10 most risky places to be born.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:11

Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz sat with his head bowed, barely acknowledging his attorneys, during a brief hearing Monday in a heavily guarded Fort Lauderdale courtroom. He is expected to announce a legislative package with GOP lawmakers this week. Referencing US president Donald Trump directly, the youngster gave a stirring speech which spread rapidly online.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:08

It highlights: the fact that the European Union largely sets minimum standards not maximum ones; that many senior figures have argued strongly in favour of deregulation; and that the United Kingdom may not have the resources to keep up with changes to European Union regulations after Brexit so will converge "by accident rather than design".

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:06

Shigeta's case raised eyebrows in 2014 when police raided the Niche ID condominium in Soi Lat Phrao 130 and found babies and nannies living in unfurnished rooms there with a Japanese secretary. His lawyer, Kong Suriyamonthol, also refuted the allegations and said Shigeta had grown up in an extended family and had always wanted a large family of his own following which he was given parental rights of three of his children in 2015.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:05

De Guindos will succeed Portugal's Vitor Constancio when he takes over the post in May. He added: "I also wish to reiterate my appreciation to Professor Philip Lane for putting himself forward as a candidate, whose ability and expertise was widely praised throughout the process".