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by | November 16, 2017 | 16:39

However, if it wished to exercise its discretion and make such a provision, then it should collect quantifiable data showing backwardness of the class and inadequacy of representation of that class in public employment in addition to compliance of Article 335.

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:25

The opposition staunchly denies the allegations and says they are politically motivated - a position backed by worldwide rights groups and independent analysts who say no credible evidence has emerged to back the claims. Mr Hun Sen's government also has targeted civil society and media, shuttering radio stations with programming from USA -funded Radio Free Asia and Voice of America.

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:01

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's meeting with Adityanath also came in the backdrop of BJP launching its civic poll campaign from Ayodhya with promises of redevelopment. The VHP too appeared dismissive, saying no dialogue on the issue was needed as courts go by evidence and archaeological evidence was in favour of Hindus.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:54

On Sunday, India, Australia, Japan and the USA held their first meeting to give shape to the much talked about quadrilateral alliance to keep the Indo-Pacific region "free and open". "It's nearly a sentimental attachment for many years", President Duterte said as he ditched his prepared speech for the event. "Vietnam's PM, Mr Nguyen Xuan Phuc and I held wide ranging deliberations on enhancing India-Vietnam friendship, which can greatly benefit our citizens and region", Modi tweeted.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:49

According to reliable information, personnel of 4 Assam Rifles, Chamal Post Delta Company, acting on specific information about the presence of heavily armed suspected UG militants near Chamal village, launched a search operation to neutralise the area.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:37

Highs will warm into the mid 60s this afternoon, about 10 degrees warmer than yesterday. A cold front will move through for Friday , swinging us back on the cooler side of things. It will be mostly sunny and cool Friday , with highs in the mid-30s. The handsome finish to the day also came with the warmest readings in 10 days as temperatures warmed into the low to mid 60s.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:35

The forum, which runs through Friday, is being hosted by the Safari Club International Foundation and the United Republic of Tanzania. A US Fish and Wildlife Service spokesman said the move will allow the two African countries to include US sport hunting as part of their management plans for the elephants and allow them to put "much-needed revenue back into conservation".

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:32

Ms Zaghari-Ratcliffe, her family and employer the Thomson Reuters Foundation insist that she was in Iran to introduce her young daughter to her parents. THE husband of the British woman held in an Iranian prison called on Boris Johnson yesterday to step up diplomatic efforts to win her release, condemning the government's " softly, softly " approach.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:25

Pradyuman's father in the application has termed the murder within the school campus as rarest of rare, cold blooded and barbarous. The father pointed out in his application that his son's post-mortem report indicated the nature of injuries were very serious and thus the crime committed by the juvenile was heinous and gruesome in nature without a doubt.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:21

At least 14 people died on Wednesday after heavy floods hit Mandra, Nea Peramos and Megara West of Athens , Greece. The flooding came after severe weather overnight, with a storm hitting the area with driving rain. A section of the highway between Athens and Corinth was completely knocked out, with cars, trucks and buses trapped in an inundated underpass. All fire services across the wider Athens area had been put on alert as more bad weather was forecast.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:15

But on Sunday, Vietnam's state television said Chinese President Xi Jinping had told Vietnam's General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong he wanted to work with Southeast Asian nations on a code of conduct in the sea. In place of a legally binding code, China and Asean settled for a mere declaration in 2002 that calls on claimants to exercise restraint and stop new occupation in the South China Sea.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:50

The US and European Union are however expected to see a decline of 0.4% and 0.2% - but they are smaller declines than during the previous decade. An increase in burning coal in China , in particular, is likely responsible for much of the projected increase in carbon emissions .

by | November 16, 2017 | 11:14

In an unexpected move, McConnell on Tuesday inserted a proposed individual mandate repeal in the Senate tax plan. Paul also argued that the repeal would create more flexibility to adjust other government finance plans when the Senate tax bill is combined with the House of Representatives'.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:50

South Korea has postponed an annual college entrance exam for one week due to safety concerns following a five-point-four magnitude quake that hit the southeastern region on Wednesday. Devin, like you said the 5.4 magnitude quake hit the northern region of Korea's coastal city of Pohang at around half-past-two this afternoon. He called for an early execution of state recovery funds.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:39

The Prime Minister also said he "looked forward to a befitting culmination of the commemorative year and receiving you at the India-Asean Special Commemorative Summit on 25 January, 2018, in New Delhi " and that the "1.25 billion people of India are eagerly waiting to welcome the Asean Leaders as our chief guests at India's 69th Republic Day Celebrations".

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:26

Women, black voters and city dwellers were most likely to express concern, while older voters were more likely to attribute the investigation to politics. The poll also found broad support for other gun control measures. About 60 percent of voters would like to see tougher gun laws and 65 percent favor a ban on the sale of assault weapons.

by | November 16, 2017 | 07:26

Cambodian authorities have told of Natalie Jade Seymour a 22 year old British backpacker and a friend dying after taking taking drugs given to them by a local pharmacist for food poisoning. Ms Seymour had documented her trip on Instagram and posted a picture of herself on a boat near Koh Thonsáy island off the Cambodian coast four days ago.

by | November 16, 2017 | 05:50

Will Japan support US initiatives against North Korea? Trump spoke Wednesday from the White House about his five-country Asian tour. President Donald Trump on Wednesday (Nov 15) boasted that almost 10 months of his "America First" foreign policy had restored strength and respect to the United States on the world stage after years of what he deemed failed leadership under his predecessors.

by | November 16, 2017 | 05:48

The prime minister said that 1.5 lakh Indian soldiers sacrificed their lives for world peace, not with the intent conquering lands. "The President said he would like to have very good relations with India". Mr. Trump on his part described Modi as a friend and a great gentleman. Sources said that the US leadership has indicated through a series of public statements that it wishes India plays a greater role in the global architecture of the 21st century and the talks are likely to help ...

by | November 16, 2017 | 04:59

Figures from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service indicate that hunting in MI has an economic clout of more than $2.3 billion in the state, with expenditures of around $1.3 billion on equipment alone. Zach Cooley, the MDNR wildlife biologist for Lenawee, Monroe, and Wayne counties, said that with farmers actively removing crops from the fields, deer will be more concentrated in their traditional travel corridors.

by | November 16, 2017 | 04:58

White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders earlier said "human rights briefly came up" during the talks between the two leaders Monday "in the context of the Philippines' fight against illegal drugs". From Tokyo to Manila, via Seoul, Beijing, Danang and Hanoi, the 71-year-old president hammered out two priorities: increasing pressure on North Korea over its nuclear weapons programme and pushing for better access to Asian markets for U.S.

by | November 16, 2017 | 03:23

The trade pact, now in renegotiations, is top of mind for President Trump. Foremost among them are a 50 percent minimum US limit in NAFTA automobile content, the scrapping of a key dispute mechanism and inclusion of a sunset clause that will terminate the pact after five years if it is not renegotiated.

by | November 16, 2017 | 03:16

For the past 20 years, nonprofits, communities , companies and individuals have gathered together to participate in various recycling activities and events throughout the country. Today, Helen Lowman, President and CEO of Keep America Beautiful released a statement on the initiative. "Reusing, and recycling can help you, your community, and the environment by saving money, energy, and natural resources".

by | November 16, 2017 | 03:09

She stretches far enough to grab a soda cup but she has trouble filling it from the dispenser - so she climbs through the window. She then passes a box to another person waiting outside. Police said they were still searching for the woman and asked the public for help. In the video, it looks like there is a small tattoo on the suspect's lower back.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:54

According to KSDK , one person was hurt in the collapse, but all firefighters have been accounted. Officials said they were concerned because there are pallets of magnesium in the basement as well. Fire officials say plastics in the basement of the warehouse caught fire. KMOV-TV writes that a hazmat team was requested, but that the fire did not reach the pallets of magnesium.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:43

Investment from ASEAN to India has been over Dollars 70 billion in the last 17 years accounting for more than 17 per cent of India's total FDI. Prime Minister Modi said that he looked forward to hosting the U.S. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held separate bilateral talks with his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull and Vietnamese premier Nguyen Xuan Phuc and discussed various issues of strategic interest, including evolving security scenario in the Indo-Pacific region.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:38

The pope signed and blessed the automobile, which will be auctioned off by Sotheby's. Interestingly, this isn't the first Italian sports vehicle gifted to a Pope-in 2005, Ferrari gave Pope John Paul II the final Enzo built , which was auctioned for charity that summer.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:21

The group of about 10 people went back to Simpson's apartment on Clinton Street and went up to the roof deck to look at the Empire State Building and views of New York City , the Daily Telegraph reported. An NYPD spokesman confirmed the death was being treated as an accident. "The family has requested privacy at this time". "I will demonstrate it that you can believe me".

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:19

John Kasich that is a year and a half away. Campbell had been the latest inmate to challenge Ohio's lethal injection methods. Ohio Correction Director Gary Mohr said that the execution team humanely handled the attempt and that he made the decision to call it off after talking with the medical team.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:17

Politicians, along with comedians from the likes of Saturday Night Live, mocked the senator, and before he was president, Trump took a jab at him too, tweeting: "Next time Marco Rubio should drink his water from a glass as opposed to a bottle-would have much less negative impact".

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:06

Bryanna Fox, a criminology professor at the University of South Florida in Tampa , said it is unusual for a serial killer to use a gun. "We need to know", said Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan. The brief bit of new surveillance video released Tuesday shows a person walking, but the surrounding area is shaded out. "A lot of serial killers prefer other methods such as knives or strangulation", she said.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:06

The detention system for migrants in Libya is broken beyond fix, "Mr. Al Hussein said". He appealed Tuesday to the worldwide community to face up to the "unimaginable horrors" the detained migrants are facing. They are set to discuss how to improve conditions in Libya's detention centres and to build up asylum systems in other African countries. At a meeting in Bern of the contact group on the crisis along the Central Mediterranean migration route, the ministers also reiterated a pledge to ...

by | November 16, 2017 | 01:40

Local law enforcement have blocked off the road that leads to the school. Police said he owned an AR-15 Bushmaster rifle, but it unknown if he used the same gun during the Tuesday shooting. Brian Flint told the Record Searchlight newspaper in the city of Redding that his neighbour, whom he knows only as Kevin, also stole his truck. The alleged shooter has also been killed by police.

by | November 16, 2017 | 01:36

Trump said Wednesday that Chinese President Xi Jinping recognizes that a nuclear North Korea is a "grave threat". Trump was referring to a proposal, backed by both China and Russian Federation, whereby the North would freeze its nuclear program in exchange for the US and South Korea stopping military drills.

by | November 15, 2017 | 20:56

The clamor on the right for an investigation against Clinton is putting pressure on the attorney general, Jeff Sessions . "Well, nine investors in the deal funneled $145 million to the Clinton Foundation". Trump tweeted at the end of October. "Does not have the integrity to be on Fox send to CNN", wrote one viewer. During a private meeting with Trump in the Oval Office on November 1, Fox News host Jeanine Pirro insisted he should appoint a special counsel to investigate Hillary Clinton, ...