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by | August 04, 2017 | 00:35

He also said that they will not allow BJP to demoralise Congress before the assembly elections. He elaborated by saying, "NOTA is fine in case of direct elections but in case of Rajya Sabha elections, it should be withdrawn, as it creates confusion".

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:32

US-Thai relations have warmed this year, after the election of President Donald Trump. There is a new sense of urgency following North Korea's successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) last week - the second in a month - which experts say could reach deep into the U.S.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:30

Police say last Thursday around 8:30 p.m., a maintenance worker at Lathem's apartment building in the 500 block of North State Street called 911 after getting an anonymous tip that a crime had happened in a 10th floor apartment. Public records indicate that Lathem lives at the address where Cornell-Duranleau's body was found. In a post on Facebook, the Cornell-Duranleau family wrote: "Our Family is deeply saddened by the death of our son".

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:30

And while Beijing has cut substantial economic ties in recent months with its neighbor, China believes the only way to solve the North Korean crisis is through diplomacy. his death, I think, could have been avoided", Lee offered, "because there would have been advanced communication about the state of health that he was in, and U.S.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:29

In a ceremony broadcast live on state television, Khamenei gave his official approval for Rouhani, reports Xinhua news agency. Rohani, a 68-year-old self-proclaimed moderate, won a second term in May. moves by breaching the terms of that deal. "This session is an important event signaling the beginning of the new period of country's management; it is a symbol of cemocracy in Iran", Ayatollah Khamenei underlined.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:31

Bush's Justice Department who oversaw investigations into corporate fraud. Wray starts a 10-year term at the helm of the bureau, which has 30,000 agents and open counterterrorism investigations across the nation. President Donald Trump , has signed a deal for a book on leadership and decision-making that will come out in spring 2018, the publisher said on Wednesday.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:31

In recent days, Trump has been slamming Sessions on multiple occasions over his recusal from the ongoing investigations into Russia's 2016 election-meddling. Kelly, a retired general, was brought in from the Department of Homeland Secretary to restore some discipline and stability to a chaotic White House.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:30

The incident was documented by another customer, who posted video and photos on her Facebook page with a description of the melee. The disturbance began with two male customers arguing with staff for roughly 20 minutes, the witness said.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:26

The main focus for areas of heavy rainfall and flash flooding will be over inland areas, however some of the rain is likely to affect areas closer to the coast as well. The county encountered a massive flash flood earlier this year at the El Capitan Canyon campground. The NWS attributed the high heat to an upper-level high-pressure system over Northern California and Nevada.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:27

Michelle Carter is scheduled to be sentenced Thursday after being found guilty in June of involuntary manslaughter. Carter's " get back in " text was one of dozens of similar messages she sent Roy urging him not to back down. On Wednesday, Roy's aunt Kim Bozzi said Carter should be given 20 years of imprisonment in order to keep her away from society. "I'm unsure when [Michelle Carter] made a decision to set her sick plan into motion or why, but when she did she did it relentlessly, ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:24

The quakes on Wednesday night near Edmond included one with a magnitude of 4.2, and came after the state imposed guidelines to reduce the risk of quakes caused by man-made activity related to hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in its oil-rich shale formations.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:24

Critics say the assembly is meant to indefinitely extend Maduro's rule. Maduro scoffed at the sanctions , saying he would use the assembly's powers to bar opposition candidates from running in gubernatorial elections in December unless they negotiate an end to protests that have resulted in at least 120 deaths and almost 2,000 injuries over the past four months.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:26

The president promised a big announcement was coming at the West Virginia rally. Earlier Thursday, Trump teased that there would be a "very big announcement" this evening in West Virginia , a state that went heavily Republican in the 2016 elections.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:24

We are happy to announce that finally these efforts have culminated in Mr McGowan's release on 29 July 2017. We would like to warmly welcome him back home and wish him good health and good fortune in his life as a free man. SA NGO Gift of the Givers has been trying to negotiate McGowan freedom over the years. However, Sooliman said in a statement that they could not confirm whether any ransom had been paid as they were not involved in the final stages of the negotiation for McGown's ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:26

The mobile internet services for post-paid connections was suspended for about five months last year following violence triggered by the death of HM commander Burhan Wani on July 8 last year. "This rift plays an important role in our counter-insurgency operations. Company Commander asked AbuDujana if he would surrender , but he refused", said Kamal Nauriyal of 55 Rashtriya Rifles.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:26

New York's attorney general, Eric Schneiderman, said the states intend to keep up the pressure. Southerland argued that the Trump administrations requirement to repeal one regulation; each time a new regulation was irresponsible, asking, "should EPA repeal two existing rules protecting infants from neurotoxins in order to promulgate a new rule protecting adults from a newly discovered liver toxin?" "Implementing the safer 2015 smog standard will mean cleaner air and healthier people, ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:26

Alabama was picked No. 1 in the poll, garnering 49 first-place votes. Texas was one of five Big 12 teams in the preseason poll , joining Oklahoma (No. Also appearing in the poll among Boise State's 2017 opponents are Washington State, which at 99 points is one spot outside being ranked , BYU (10 points) and Troy (six).

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:21

Police said the woman is Moore's girlfriend and the two children are their kids. A family member, anxious after not hearing from a female relative, 32, and her two children , ages 11 and 8, for "a long time", called police for assistance.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:25

Chiwetel Ejiofor in The Martian . We'll let you know when we hear more. Are you guys excited for The Lion King live-action film? Billy Eichner and John Oliver have also been cast in the new film being directed by Jon Favreau . Favreau will be using the same techniques he employed to bring The Jungle Book back to the big screen previous year for The Lion King , and that means performance capture and a broad range of voice talent.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:20

Joel Benenson's company, Benenson Strategy Group, will be conducting research for the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative, the couple's philanthropic group, according to Politico . Zuckerberg announced a year ago that he is no longer atheist, and passed a proposal letting him keep voting control of his company if he were to serve in public office.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:14

Mr Trump voiced his frustration over the lack of progress in Afghanistan during the meeting with senior national security aides, culminating in his proposal to fire General John Nicholson. According to Politico , McMaster has been trying to sell Trump on an Afghanistan plan for months, but seems "out of sync with his mercurial president".

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:15

If more Congress lawmakers from Gujarat break ranks, it could jeopardise the Rajya Sabha prospects of senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel . The BJP is on an unprecedented witch-hunt just to win one Rajya Sabha seat, tweeted Patel, who is Congress president Sonia Gandhi's political adviser.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:14

McMaster, sent an official letter giving her unfettered and continuing access to classified information and waiving her "need-to-know" requirement on anything she viewed or received during her tenure, Circa has confirmed . U.S. President Donald Trump walks from Marine One upon his return to the White House in Washington, U.S., March 19, 2017. Nunes refused to identify the sources of his information, and the White House would neither confirm nor deny that Cohen-Watnick or Ellis had ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:15

The evacuees are leaving the Lebanese border area to Syria's Aleppo and then to Idlib, as part of a swap deal between Hezbollah and Nusra. Hezbollah's Al Manar television said that 26 buses had crossed from the Arsal area to Wadi Hmeid further northeast in the direction of the Syrian frontier.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:12

Later in an interview with ARY News, she claimed that she had nothing against Imran Khan but the PTI she joined was the PTI of Imran Khan, where he used to take all decisions and his ideology wasn't compromised. She said Gulalai belonged to the tribal regions and therefore, she didn't deserve to contest elections from Peshawar on the PTI ticket. "I said it's very sad to hear about such allegations, and then the telephone line disconnected", he said, dismissing the allegation about holding a ...