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by | October 12, 2017 | 20:24

At least two Indian Air Force commandos were killed as a result of the encounter with Kashmiri separatists in Bandipora district early Wednesday morning, according to Indian media reports . The attackers had attacked the base by throwing grenades on the Indian army camp. He said that in a solemn ceremony at BB Cantt, Lt Gen JS Sandhu, Chinar Corps Commander and all ranks along with Air Cdre VS Choudhary, AOC 1 Wing AF, paid homage to the martyrs on behalf of a proud nation.

by | October 12, 2017 | 20:06

President Donald Trump faced immediate backlash after he criticized hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico and warned the US territory that federal aid workers can not stay there "forever". "@RealDonaldTrump seems more anxious about blaming hurricane victims than helping them". Last month, Trump accused San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of "poor leadership" and said she and others in Puerto Rico "want everything to be done for them".

by | October 12, 2017 | 19:14

Sadly the iconic blue Wagon R, often dubbed as the "AAPmobile" of Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has been stolen from Delhi secretariat in north Delhi. Bharadwaj said the Lt. Governor's primary responsibility was to look after the law and order situation of the national capital and check whether the police were doing their duty properly.

by | October 12, 2017 | 19:11

Deputies found three adults fatally shot inside the home, according to the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office . He had been missing following a shooting at a trailer on State Route 93 Tuesday evening. Lawson was spotted by deputies driving a Blue Chevrolet truck around 12:30 a.m. and a pursuit ensued. Police gave chase, and Lawson crashed his vehicle into a ditch.

by | October 12, 2017 | 19:06

His remarks come amid reports that the Frenchman is becoming increasingly frustrated with the stranglehold European Union leaders have over him and wants to break free on starting transition talks. "A no deal will be a very bad deal", Barnier said. Mr Barnier made clear, however, that despite new momentum from concessions given by May in a speech at Florence on Sept 22, the British positions on money, expatriate citizens' rights and the Irish border still fell short of the "significant ...

by | October 12, 2017 | 18:22

PG&E has shut off gas service for roughly 40,000 customers in the Santa Rosa, Yountville, Napa and Kenwood areas as a safety precaution since fire can damage gas pipes and meters. Speaking to NPR's David Greene, Cox said, "Late season fires are always hard, because you're contending with very dry fuel moistures". "One woman learned that her home was still standing, but her farm was gone", said de Grassi, a spokeswoman for the Mendocino County Tourism Commission.

by | October 12, 2017 | 18:09

The donation came just months after Vance's office declined to press charges against Weinstein. "Ask the DA if they would have made the arrest if the guy's name was Harvey Schmuck ", one police official said. That contribution from attorney David Boies - who previously headlined a fundraiser for Vance - was a fraction of the more than $182,000 that Boies, his son and his law partners have delivered to the Democrat during his political career.

by | October 12, 2017 | 17:55

The police will now focus on other crimes and on internal "cleansing", Dela Rosa said. "We will still uphold the law". PNP Directorate of Operations chief Director Camilo Pancratius Cascolan policemen affected by the disbanding of the DEUs may be reassigned to intelligence units in line with their anti-criminality operations.

by | October 12, 2017 | 17:35

Cybersecurity experts found Russian spies using a modified version of CCleaner to penetrate computer systems belonging to government officials, including employees at the National Security Agency, The New York Times said. Germany's Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) said it has no evidence to support allegations Russian Federation had used antivirus software made by Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab to spy on the United States .

by | October 12, 2017 | 17:26

Nanded (Maharashtra): Counting of votes in Nanded where polling to elect the new 81-member Nanded Waghala City Municipal Corporation (NWCMC) were held on Wednesday will start at 10:00 am, election officer said. Elections to the civic body were held on Wednesday. For Bhandup by-poll, Shiv Sena fielded Minakshi Patil, wife of Bhandup MLA Ashok Patil, while the BJP nominated Jagruti Patil, who is a daughter-in-law of deceased Pramila Patil as its candidate.

by | October 12, 2017 | 17:13

North Korea's nuclear weapons development is spooking most Americans, and two-thirds of them say President Donald Trump's war of words with the isolated nation's leader is making the situation worse. His predecessor, Barack Obama, visited Observation Post Ouellette in 2012, peering into North Korea through bulletproof glass and a pair of binoculars.

by | October 12, 2017 | 17:00

The US is reported to be on the verge of withdrawing from UNESCO, after accusing the institution of anti-Israel bias, Foreign Policy reported today. The magazine said the decision was aimed at saving money and to protest what the U.S believes is UNESCO's anti-Israel stance. According to the report, the move, which is expected to be announced as early as next week, would allow the U.S.

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:22

So why would Trump treat Puerto Rico like second class citizens? The decimated infrastructure on Puerto Rico has made deliveries of supplies and aid almost impossible, especially to the smaller towns. But Trump was too busy attacking Colin Kaepernick and the NFL's players who are protesting racial oppression and police killings of Black people to focus on Puerto Rico.

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:14

Holding the CBI responsible for closure of his bank accounts, he said that these accounts have been rendered non-operational as a effect of a unilateral decision taken by the bank on June 7, 2017 and that too without giving any reasons. The CBI is investigating an alleged Foreign Investment Promotion Board approval given to INX Media when Mr. Chidambaram was Finance Minister. The submissions were made by the CBI which probed Karti in the INX media case.

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:08

Caitlan Coleman, who is originally from Pennsylvania, and Joshua Boyle were kidnapped by the militants while hiking in Afghanistan in late 2012. They are known to have had children while in captivity. In December the commander of USA forces in Afghanistan, Gen. John Nicholson, said the Haqqani Network held a total of five American hostages. They want money, power and friends.

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:07

The CBI said that they are waiting for a copy of the judgment and will decide the next course of action after studying it. "The law presumes innocence until guilt is established beyond reasonable doubt". The CBI court did not accept the closure report. According to the Prison Superintendent of Dasna jail in Ghaziabad where the couple is now lodged, the release formalities will be carried out one the HC's order is received.

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:02

She has now been identified as Destiny Nicole Frasqueri, a rapper from NYC, who goes by the stage name of Princess Nokia . "But I be damned if i let some drunk bigot call a group of young teenage boys racist names and allow him to get away with it".

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:00

We will see another weak cold front on Monday of next week. Low temperatures Wednesday morning should be middle 40s under clear skies. It should be partly cloudy and warm Friday and Saturday . Highs rebound into the upper 70's as storm chances return late weekend . We still see plenty of cloud cover during the day. Highs will be noticeably cooler as a cold air mass moves down from the northwest.

by | October 12, 2017 | 15:34

According to officials, the smoke is the result of a wind shift that is pushing smoke from the Bay area fires, and a couple of prescribed burns in Madera County, into the Fresno area. Residents should also avoid exercising outside if they smell smoke. Air district officials also asked that people avoid any activities like wood burning, lawn mowing, leaf blowing, driving or barbecuing that can add to the air pollution.

by | October 12, 2017 | 15:25

Twenty presidential candidates are vying for a majority in the first round of elections, while almost 1,000 candidates from 26 parties fight for 73 seats in the House of Representatives. Sirleaf is a United Methodist and the first female head of state in Africa. "We are calling on NEC to immediately halt further announcements of election results".

by | October 12, 2017 | 14:53

Ophelia remains well away from any landmasses at the present time. Forecasters say slight strengthening is possible over the next couple of days. Hurricane Ophelia is expected to move towards Europe in the days ahead, Silverang said. The last time so many named storms in a row became hurricanes was in 1893, he said. Mr Burkhill said: "It's definitely something that we are keeping an eye on, for the possibility of some disruptive weather early next week".

by | October 12, 2017 | 14:40

Ivana even referred to herself as the real "first lady". "That said, I'm glad I didn't see Marla that day, or any other day since our two-minute confrontation in 1989 in Aspen", Ivana writes, referencing the moment she confronted Maples about the affair on the ski slopes of Aspen, Colorado, during a vacation with Trump .

by | October 12, 2017 | 13:07

EC authorities have reportedly asked the former cricketer to present himself before the commission on 26 October. The five-member bench of the top poll supervisory body announced its decision during the contempt of court hearing against the PTI chief filed by dissident party leader, Akbar S Babar.

by | October 12, 2017 | 12:58

The comments came a day after Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan suggested Bass may have gone rogue in suspending visa services over the arrest of a second Turkish employee of the USA diplomatic mission last week, a claim rejected by US officials later on Tuesday.

by | October 12, 2017 | 12:36

Jyoti at the press conference that has been convened poll watchdog at 4 PM today. On the other hand Gujarat polls will be very important for Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) because after the grand victory in 2017 assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh the stakes are very high and 2019 Lok Sabha elctions will depend a lot on 2017 Gujarat assembly polls.