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by | March 28, 2018 | 18:32

But BJP's president Amit Shah made a grand blunder on 27th March which came in handy for Congress . While rattling off allegations against Karnataka's Congress government led by Siddaramaiah , Shah said , "Recently a retired Supreme Court judge said if there was ever a competition of the most corrupt government then the Yeddyurappa government is number one..." The Election Commission announced on Tuesday that Karnataka would go to the polls on May 12, 2018.

by | March 28, 2018 | 18:34

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stated that the country's head of intelligence will meet an Iraqi official later in the day to discuss a potential operation in Sinjar. In 2015, PKK said it sent fighters into Sinjar - about 75 miles (120 kilometers) west of the Iraqi city of Mosul - to help protect Iraq's minority Yazidi people "from genocide" at the hands of the Islamic State group, which at the time had overrun large swaths of northern Iraq.

by | March 28, 2018 | 18:27

After the Samajwadi Party-Bahujan Samaj Party alliance won Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha by-polls, BSP chief Mayawati threw another surprise at SP's way. Further, there are at least five seats where the BSP finished second ahead of the SP by just 200-3,000 votes. "In the past four and a half years of their government, the BJP has been continuously indulging in theatrics on issues related to Dalits and backwards who have been attacked like never before".

by | March 28, 2018 | 17:43

Amit Shah , national president of Bharatiya Janata Party did a faux pas here on Tuesday by calling the government headed by his party's state unit president B.S. "Just ahead of the (assembly) elections in Karnataka, they have tried to divide Lingayats and Veerashaivas, also Lingayats and other communities, by announcing minority status for them", Shah said.

by | March 28, 2018 | 17:31

The sexual assault allegedly occurred in the alley. Detectives from the Gold Coast Child Protection and Investigation Unit commenced an investigation in February 2017 after receiving information relating to the victim, who at the time of the first alleged offence was 8 years old.

by | March 28, 2018 | 17:28

Case 1000 revolves around alleged illicit gifts given to Netanyahu and his family by different businessmen, most notably the Israeli-born Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan. On February 13, police recommended Netanyahu be indicted in two cases, though the attorney general has yet to decide whether to do so. A decision could take months and Mr Netanyahu claimed his government would be "stable" for the time being.

by | March 28, 2018 | 17:05

During his time in the Lower House, the former lawyer was known for his strict discipline. Win Myint, center, resigned Speaker of the Lower House Parliament, waits for the opening of the parliament in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Wednesday, March 28, 2018.

by | March 28, 2018 | 16:43

Both Planned Parenthood Keystone and the national organization did not immediately respond to request for comment from The Wrap, and IndieWire has reached out to both for comment and will update this story if they respond. "This far-out crap is why we got stuck with Donald Trump". As reported by the Washington Free Beacon , the tweet went up from the official Planned Parenthood Keystone account around 9:30 a.m.

by | March 28, 2018 | 16:16

A majority of Class XII students felt that the Central Board of Secondary Education ( CBSE ) biology examination on Tuesday was easy and not too lengthy. The exam is being held at 4,138centerss in India and 71 centres overseas. According to the CBSE guidelines, if a leak is proved then the board has to re-conduct the exam.

by | March 28, 2018 | 16:03

After Jackson Danzig went out in the third quarter, I was a little stressed out there, but we pulled it together. That may explain why the Red Devils beat the Chargers by "only" 12 runs, as opposed to the 20-0 whipping they inflicted on them the previous Tuesday in Macon.

by | March 28, 2018 | 16:01

The California native was also recently a White House intern. CBS Corp ( CBS.N ) said the show drew its biggest audience in more than eight years, with 21.3 million Americans tuning in, more than double the previous week's edition of " 60 Minutes ".

by | March 28, 2018 | 15:57

On Wednesday, Momberg was sentenced to three years in prison with one year suspended. The senior probation officer who oversaw Momberg's case, Daphney Naidoo, told the court that Momberg's treatment of Sekoba led Sekoba to undergo counselling.

by | March 28, 2018 | 15:43

The Chinese government did say it might place tariffs on a $3 billion list of US goods such as pork, apples and steel pipes. China has responded by announcing its own proposals for three billion dollars' worth of tariffs on USA imports, targetting U.S.

by | March 28, 2018 | 15:36

Friday's jackpot could rank as the fourth-highest in the history of Mega Millions. If no winning tickets are sold then the amount will keep increasing for every drawing, until there is a victor. The jackpot is $458 million and is a one-time cash option of $274 million. Wednesday's Fantasy 5 jackpot is an estimated $100,000. The winning numbers will be drawn at 10 p.m.

by | March 28, 2018 | 15:34

Here, researchers "evaluated the "anti-relapse" potential of a transdermal CBD preparation in animal models of drug seeking, anxiety and impulsivity". The researchers at the Scripps Research Institute concluded that CBD is an effective treatment for drug relapse prevention induced by stress. The CBD was completely cleared from the brain and blood of the animals after three days.

by | March 28, 2018 | 15:15

In the same visit, he reportedly met Vice President Mike Pence. But turns out he also met USA vice-president Mike Pence in what was an unscheduled meeting, wherein he was bluntly told that Pakistan has to contribute and engage further in addressing worldwide concerns about its nurturing of terrorist groups , reported the Times of India .

by | March 28, 2018 | 12:53

After the Sharps missed a return flight home earlier this week, their family started to worry. The Quintana Roo state prosecutor's office reported on Twitter on Friday (in Spanish ) that the typo of lethal gas they inhaled is still being investigated, but that it ruled out any violent foul play or suicide.

by | March 28, 2018 | 12:44

Marijuana for medical use has been available in the state to those who qualify; registered patients in the state have had access to medical marijuana since 2017. Mike and Janet Honig, who attended the news conference, said their 7-year-old son, Jake, used cannabis in the last three months of his life after being diagnosed with brain cancer.

by | March 28, 2018 | 10:22

Malviya's tweet was followed by the Congress Party's social media officer for Karnataka, Srivats, who also tweeted the dates ahead of the EC's announcement. Prime Minister Narendra Modi , BJP president Amit Shah and Congress president Rahul Gandhi have all visited the state. Losing Karnataka would leave the Congress in power in just Punjab and Mizoram, with the latter also going to the polls later this year.

by | March 28, 2018 | 09:47

There are reports that the Congress party, along with the opposition, is going to hold discussions with other parties that are willing to sign on to bring the impeachment motion to the Rajya Sabha. The petition refers to allegations that sensitive cases were assigned to handpicked judges and the most-senior judges were ignored; the allegations were raised in January by the four top judges of the Supreme Court after the Chief Justice.

by | March 28, 2018 | 09:19

The Rome area had picked up a few inches of snow by early Monday, which prompted school closures and impacted public transportation, the Associated Press reported. - Lithuania: Officials say the record low temperatures have claimed the lives of at least three people over the weekend in the Baltic nation's capital.

by | March 28, 2018 | 08:12

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday insisted Turkey still wanted to become a member of the European Union ahead of a potentially stormy summit with EU chiefs seeking to fix an increasingly fractured relationship. The parties also discussed recent tensions in the Mediterranean that were precipitated by Greek Cyprus' efforts to drill for natural gas in the island's contested exclusive economic zone - an act that Turkey sees as a violation of the Turkish Cypriots' sovereign rights.

by | March 28, 2018 | 08:11

Their mother, Brittany Velasquez, 20, is now facing two counts of murder associated with their deaths. Velasquez faces two counts of murder. At around 11:15 p.m., Pinal sheriff detectives were called to assist Superior Police Department at a home near Richard Avenue and Palo Verde Drive .

by | March 28, 2018 | 07:08

It also may prove a riskier strategy when US negotiators take on more powerful countries, including China, one of Trump's top rhetorical targets and the largest USA trading partner. South Korea's trade surplus with the USA was about $18 billion a year ago, down from $23 billion in 2016, according to the Korea International Trade Association.

by | March 28, 2018 | 06:41

The Utah Department of Public Safety released dashcam video of a Utah Highway Patrolman being hit by a auto. Several people can then be seen coming to his aid. "She did make a mistake, and I think she's learned from it", he said, according to the Deseret News. And while both he and his wife are thankful that the injuries weren't more serious, they say the video is a stark reminder of why motorists need to slow down .

by | March 28, 2018 | 06:42

The Manchester bombing in Britain last May saw some emergency response services being delayed from reaching the bloody scene for more than two hours, all while casualties lay injured on the ground desperately waiting for assistance, a review of the terror attack found.

by | March 28, 2018 | 04:30

Wylie told the UK Parliament that the Congress party was a client of the disgraced company. "I also heard that the police had got bribed not to enter the hotel room for 24 hours", he told the committee on Tuesday. The company though has not mentioned anything pertaining to Wylie's claim of Congress hiring Cambridge Analytica. Soon after the news broke, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters that this vindicated BJP's allegations that Congress used the services of Cambridge ...

by | March 28, 2018 | 04:25

Local authorities said more than 40 children are among those dead or unaccounted for at the 500sqm Winter Cherry building in Kemerovo. "At this time, we can confirm the deaths of 37 people in the fire at the Kemerovo shopping centre", Russia's Investigative Committee said, according to TASS news agency.

by | March 28, 2018 | 04:06

Japan's Nikkei share index rose 2.7 per cent for its best day in nearly three months while a 1.4 per cent gain by Europe's Stoxx 600 put it on track for its best daily performance in seven weeks. All 11 sectors of the S&P were in positive territory Monday. Tech stocks , among the best performing sectors of the bull market, have been under pressure recently as concerns about government regulation stemming from their strong growth and privacy questions surrounding Facebook (FB.O).

by | March 28, 2018 | 03:43

Three men have been charged: the ride's two principal designers, Schlitterbahn co-owner Jeffrey Wayne Henry and John Timothy Schooley, as well as the park's director of operations, Tyler Austin Miles , who had been indicted earlier. Schlitterbahn has said it will dismantle the ride when the investigation into the boy's death is complete. Yet the operators of Schlitterbahn Waterpark of Kansas City, Kansas , opened the ride, Verrückt , in July 2014 - only 20 months from its ...

by | March 28, 2018 | 03:25

Orange County leaders planned Tuesday to mull action against the law that bars police in many cases from turning over suspects to federal agents for deportation, the Associated Press reports . The Orange County Sheriff's Department has announced that it will begin publishing a list of criminal aliens who are inmates in the county jail, as part of its existing "Who's in Jail", online database .

by | March 28, 2018 | 03:27

The leader of NXIVM was to appear in court Tuesday, officials said. Richard Donoghue, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of NY, spoke about Raniere's arrest and said, "As alleged in the complaint, Keith Raniere created a secret society of women whom he had sex with and branded with his initials, coercing them with the threat of releasing their highly personal information and taking their assets".

by | March 28, 2018 | 03:20

According to the report, Trump floated the idea to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) on Wednesday, receiving little reaction, though unnamed senior officials later dismissed the viability of the proposal. "I can't get get into the specifics of that at this point, but I can tell you the continuation of building the wall is ongoing and we're going to continue to move forward in that process", Sanders said.

by | March 28, 2018 | 02:58

When the blaze erupted, witness Anna Zarechneva was at the mall with her husband and little son. There was no immediate indication of the cause of the fire . In addition to the human fatalities, the entertainment center also contained a petting zoo with over 200 animals. Russia's emergencies ministry said the search was hampered by sporadic outbreaks of fresh fires , high temperatures, blinding smoke and the constant risk that the building would collapse.

by | March 28, 2018 | 02:58

The decision came after the special units of Kosovo police on Monday detained the director of the Kosovo office in the Serbian government, Marko Djuric , for alleged illegal entry into Kosovo earlier that day. But two of them arrived in the Serb part of the divided town of Mitrovica later Monday. The Kosovo minister for communities and return, Dalibor Jevtic, who is also from the Serb List, said the decision to quit government was "unanimous".