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by | December 15, 2017 | 12:33

Sonia Gandhi who led the party for 19 years, will pass on the reins of the party to Rahul on Saturday. "I congratulate Rahul Gandhi on his promotion as the Congress president which happened without taking his performance into consideration", BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi told ANI.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:27

Start by opening up the Instagram app and tapping on the search tab at the bottom. When you find a hashtag you like, open the hashtag page and tap on the follow button. As of September 2017, Instagram had 800 monthly and 500 million daily active users. Allowing hashtag following will also allow the Facebook-owned Instagram to improve the targeting capabilities of advertisements, but the social network said that the move is not yet within their plans.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:04

Of the 469 regulatory actions the Trump administration said in its earlier report that it had "withdrawn" this year, 42 percent were as good as dead already. It makes for a great applause line in a speech. US President Donald Trump Friday talked up his works on deregulation, saying that his administration is getting rid of the "job-killing regulations".

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:25

A spokesman for Yemen's Houthi group on Thursday dismissed US accusations that Iran had supplied a missile fired at Saudi Arabia last month, saying it was an attempt to divert attention from the United States' decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:20

All the hard work was worth it. Luckily for all of us, a camera was rolling at the moment Ayrton got the life-changing news. The 53-second clip is a roller coaster of emotions. His post was retweeted about 150,000 times in less than 48 hours. It has been quite a week for two Louisiana brothers. "I got accepted to Harvard at 16!" the teenager posted on his social media account, along with three tearful emojis.

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:04

Trump announced the move last week, reversing decades of U.S. policy and recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, jeopardising Middle East peace efforts and upsetting the Arab world and Western allies alike. The Palestinian leadership, Fatah and Hamas, claims the Jewish people have falsified their 3,000 year-old history to lay claim to Jerusalem. Trump's announcement triggered violent protests, with terror group Hamas calling on supports to start an uprising against Israel.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:51

Additionally, Trump has said he would be " honored " to meet with Kim Jong Un, who no head of state has ever met with. North Korea would be wise to accept this olive branch and agree to come to the negotiating table without delay. would be willing to start diplomatic talks with North Korea without preconditions . Tillerson has regularly called for diplomacy with the isolated nation.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:46

Missoula police say it's an open investigation. In 2010, three MI boys from Morenci, Mich . went missing after being last seen in their father's backyard on Thanksgiving Day. Andrew, Alexander and Tanner Skelton were 9, 7 and 5 at the time of their disappearance. The Montana Crime Lab verified the remains as human, according to KTVQ.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:29

But she clashed at times with the Washington political establishment in the White House. In their statement announcing Manigault's resignation, the White House wished her "the best in future endeavors". Nope, she wasn't fired...we think. While Newman reportedly resigned, some suspect she may have been fired. Her wedding was held at Mr Trump's hotel, a few blocks from the White House, in April.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:21

In the gorgeous picture shared on Instagram Thursday, the first lady posed wearing a stunning sleeveless black dress as she stood beside President Donald Trump . The Obamas, in contrast, always said "Happy Holidays" in their cards, although their defenders say the former president used "Merry Christmas" in speeches.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:18

The aspiring rapper who was arrested, Quincy Homere , 32, was already in federal custody in Brooklyn on charges of robbing a bank in November 2015, six months after Mr. "This indictment shows that the two defendants essentially stalked their victims before shooting them and making a getaway", NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill said in a statement.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:14

Several middle-income families joined the president in the grand foyer of the White House to promote the reform. After the Republicans' crushing defeat in the Senate race in Alabama, President Trump badly needs a political win. Lawmakers on the congressional conference committee working to reconcile differences between the House and Senate versions of the tax legislation will have lunch with the president at the White House before the speech, Trump spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said .

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:13

At one point, the U.S. F-22 stealth fighters fired warning flares at the Russian Su-25 close air support jets. According to the Pentagon spokesman, the F-22 pilots attempted to "persuade" the Russian pilots to depart from the airspace by releasing flares and making multiple calls on an emergency channel established to avoid conflict between US and Russian forces.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:06

Earlier it was reported that the Israeli army conducted shelling of positions of members of the Palestinian movement Hamas in the Gaza strip. The nightly salvos began after President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital...

by | December 15, 2017 | 08:55

During his remarks in Moscow, Putin accused those investigating potential collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's 2016 presidential campaign of damaging the US political situation, "incapacitating the president and showing a lack of respect to voters who cast their ballots for him".

by | December 15, 2017 | 08:39

In an unusual statement released to reporters on Tuesday evening, the press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said Mr. Trump's position on North Korea had not changed - namely, that talks were pointless if the North's leader, Kim Jong-un, continued to menace his neighbors.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:39

After casting his vote, the BJP chief went to the Kameshwar Shiva temple with his family members to offer prayers. The second phase of the assembly polls began at 8 am in Gujarat. A total of 851 candidates are in the fray and over 2.22 lakh people will take part in the election to decide their fate. Voter turnout till 10am was 11.71% for second phase, according to figures released by election commission.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:30

The voting process concluded at 5 p.m.at more than 25,000 polling stations. About 12 per cent voting was recorded in the first two hours of the polls. The 89 seats that went to polls were in the Saurasthra, Kutch and south Gujarat regions. Putting it into commission in Mumbai, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said: "I call it SAGAR - security and growth for all in the region".

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:30

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by | December 15, 2017 | 06:52

Gov. John Kasich has said in the past that he would sign this ban, which has been passed in two other states. The legislation would make performing abortions exclusively on the basis of Down Syndrome a fourth-degree felony. Abortion-rights activists staged a silent protest in the Senate chamber after its approval. The state Department of Health issued notices of suspension to Planned Parenthood's Fayetteville facility and to Little Rock Family Planning Services last week following their ...

by | December 15, 2017 | 06:51

The committee's chairperson, Senator Catherine Noone, abstained. It comes as Taoiseach Leo Varadkar told the Dail he would like to see a referendum take place as early as May. "We are particularly pleased that the Committee has recommended that legislation should include provision of abortion without restriction as to reason up to 12 weeks as this will provide for the majority of women who seek abortions in Ireland".

by | December 15, 2017 | 05:01

The program provides health insurance for children whose families who don't qualify for Medicaid, but can't afford private insurance. 23-year-old Melanie Lockridge spoke to support the refunding of CHIP. CHIP is an investment in our future, and it's time to get this right. "We would hope this is an easy one to do", said Wietecha. "Health care in kids is huge because it affects someone throughout their life span", White said.

by | December 15, 2017 | 03:54

Also speaking at the public hearing, the Executive Director of Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre, Clement Nwankwo, said no single person supports the bill. NGO representatives at the public hearing described how, by giving the regulatory commission discretion to approve projects, lives could be at stake in emergencies, such as when funds are urgently needed for vaccines during an outbreak of disease.

by | December 15, 2017 | 01:52

The World Bank Group made the announcement at the One Planet summit in Paris, which it convened along with President Emmanuel Macron of France and United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres. "They can get with the program and take a meaningful step forward by pulling their support from Keystone XL, or they can further tarnish their suffering reputation by sinking more money into the dirty, unsafe fossil fuels of the past".

by | December 14, 2017 | 23:28

He said he will undergo surgery this Friday and a post-surgery medical procedure on December 20. In a very emotional floor speech, Brooks said that he received a call from his doctor on Halloween informing him that he had prostate cancer.