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by | January 01, 2018 | 08:40

Bhattacharya said all deputy commissioners, officers and employees of the State government must be complimented for their hard work to ensure that the first draft of the NRC is published on time. She said there are 2,500 NRC seva kendras in the state. Modi's administration also plans to almost halve the number of years Hindus and other minorities from the neighboring countries need for naturalization to six years, in line with a long-held belief on the religious right that India is the home ...

by | January 01, 2018 | 05:17

As suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists attacked a CRPF training camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama sector in the wee hours of Sunday, Pakistan Army once again resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Digwar sector of the state's Poonch district and in Nowshera sector.

by | January 01, 2018 | 05:00

These are the ways Erica Garner's family and friends want the world to remember her. Garner, 27, died on Saturday after suffering significant brain damage following a heart attack, representatives said. She would become a prominent activist in the wake of her father's death, pushing for political change and social justice broadly aligned with the Black Lives Matter movement.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:12

Although the all-rounder was named provisionally in the squad, he will not fly to Australia with the rest of the one-day specialists next week for the start of the five-match series on January 14. England will play two games in Australia, and the other two in New Zealand with the possibility of a final at the end. Dawid Malan will replace Ben Stokes in England's One-Day International squad for the upcoming five-match series in Australia.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:07

The FBI had been investigating Duncan for more than a year. Duncan also shared with that ISIS supporter instructions for building homemade bombs, according to the documents, and had asked her to go to Syria with him to become his second wife.

by | January 01, 2018 | 02:07

The ministry released photographs of the crash site, showing the burning wreckage of the plane. Former Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla said via Twitter that Retana was her cousin. The same plane had arrived in Punta Islita on Sunday morning from San Jose and was delayed in landing by strong winds, Cubillo said. "There are no people alive", Security Minister Gustavo Mata said, adding that autopsies would be needed to confirm the total number and identities of victims because their ...

by | January 01, 2018 | 02:06

The March 7 affidavit in support of a search warrant request was only made public last week. The case was eventually dropped due to lack of evidence, but that didn't stop Clarke from criticizing the media for reporting it. Such messages, including one called Black a "snowflake", were likely either written by Clarke or "he directed his staff to post the messages for him", states the affidavit.

by | December 31, 2017 | 23:52

One percent of those surveyed named first lady Melania Trump their most admired woman , bringing her name into the top tier for the first time. However, new data from from Mexico 's Interior Ministry showed that President Trump sent 26 per cent fewer Mexicans back home this year compared to Obama, despite his vows to crackdown on illegal immigration.

by | December 31, 2017 | 23:51

So now that you've failed, there's no incentive to keep up with the bed making for the remaining 352 days of the year. From music ministry, to my photography business, and even my writing, I'm ready to give it all I have. Now is the time to look ahead to 2018 and think about what you'd like to achieve over the next 12 months. I let things slide, I get lazy with my goals and my objective, I live with little intentionality and go through the motions a lot.

by | December 31, 2017 | 23:06

The weather agency says that an extreme cold warning is now in effect and that 2017 is "about to end on a very cold note". After a one-day break, the Sudbury area is once again under an extreme cold warning. Environment Canada warns that anyone out to enjoy New Year's Eve should be cautious that windchill values will be near minus 30 late into the evening.

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:36

O'Brien will have one year remaining on his contract and has said he will not quit, which will leave McNair with a decision to make. Smith also had his contract extended past year through the 2020 season. O'Brien may be trying to force the issue with McNair knowing he could be in demand as a head coach elsewhere considering the sizable number of upcoming vacancies expected.

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:34

According to eyewitnesses, the passenger bus was over-speeding when the brakes failed and ran into the incoming truck. The Kenyan Red Cross said on Twitter that 18 passengers from the bus were taken to hospital with serious injuries. Police said the death toll for that stretch of road has now topped 100 this month alone. Following the accident, the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) suspended night travel for long distance public service vehicles effective this Sunday until ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:32

Congo's election commission has set new presidential and legislative elections for December 23, 2018, though the opposition has said it would only agree to delay the vote until June 2018. The poll is now scheduled for December 23, 2018. Congolese authorities have largely maintained a ban on demonstrations in the country, and the governor of the capital, Kinshasa, refused to authorise Sunday's rally.

by | December 31, 2017 | 20:43

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack. The victims, all of them civilians, were marking the passing of former regional governor. That was the third attack claimed by the Islamic State in less than three weeks. On Dec. 18 militants from the group stormed an intelligence training compound in Kabul, triggering an intense gunfight with police, two of whom were wounded.

by | December 31, 2017 | 20:26

The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $18.71. Duquesne Family Office Llc, which manages about $2.20 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Priceline Grp Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) by 11,160 shares to 74,090 shares, valued at $135.65 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

by | December 31, 2017 | 18:04

He started to fight back, however, prompting officials to call the cops. Houston police said they had yet to determine whether the man had any ill intent. When backup arrived, police noticed ammunition laying around the man's hotel room on the 28th floor, Lt. Gordon Macintosh with Houston police told local media .

by | December 31, 2017 | 17:35

A source in the sheriff's office told KKTV that the situation is "not looking good for us" as deputies were shot at. A reporter with Denver7 said gunshots were heard in the distance in the scene near a group of apartment complexes. Deputies had responded to a disturbance call when shots were fired from a home, a deputy told The Post . County Line Road from Colorado to University boulevards is closed, as well as C-370 between Quebec Street and University Boulevard.

by | December 31, 2017 | 17:24

About 328,471 shares traded. Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC ) has risen 4.05% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.65% the S&P500. BlackRock Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Henry Schein by 1.8% during the 2nd quarter. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Genesee Valley Trust holds 0.13% or 3,912 shares in its portfolio.

by | December 31, 2017 | 16:10

For me there are different rules, I don't know why. McCarthy , 45, chimed in. To kick off the new year, veteran hosts Ryan Seacrest and Jenny McCarthy will look to take things to a new level. We do wonder if things are reasonably subject to change at the moment, given that this is now slated to be one of the coldest New Year's Eves in recent memory.

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:59

The Karnataka BJP leaders are enthused by the fact that the 79 days yatra, launched on November 2, has been getting good response from the people. "Mr Shah has completed one round of survey and will undertake second round". He said that since Karnataka has 27 MPs in the Lok Sabha that State has a huge leverage at the Centre and in order to help the BJP to win the elections there, the Goa government is promising to give Mhadei water to the people of Hubli and Dharwad.

by | December 31, 2017 | 11:54

The bodies of Shanta Myers, 36, Brandi Mells , 22, and two of Myers' three children-Shanise Myers, 5, and Jeremiah "JJ" Myers, 11-were discovered in their Troy apartment on Tuesday, Dec. Myers's oldest child, 15-year-old Isaiah, was away from home at the time of the murders. "After being in this business for nearly 42 years, I can't describe the savagery of this".

by | December 31, 2017 | 11:07

A search and rescue operation is underway to locate any survivors from the plane which is believed to be submerged in deep water, NSW Police say. No further information is available at this stage. "There are now no reports of survivors". The crash site is located at Cowan Creek just off the Hawkesbury River- about 2 kilometres north of Cottage Point.

by | December 31, 2017 | 09:31

The statement added that Friday's rockets proved once again that Iran is working to undermine the status quo in the region, further noting that the situation and its implications are Hamas's responsibility. Two rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome anti-rocket system while a third hit a building in a community in the regional council of Sha'ar Ha'negev, causing no injury.

by | December 31, 2017 | 09:21

Mr Modi said, 1st January 2018, is going to be a special year as people born in year 2000 or later will gradually begin to become eligible voters, the New India voters. Indian Democracy welcomes these new voters. The upcoming Republic Day parade will have record 10 chief guests with PM Narendra Modi inviting the leaders of ASEAN member states.

by | December 31, 2017 | 09:07

Samantha Markle , who hasn't talked to Meghan in nearly 10 years and is writing a memoir called The Diary of Princess Pushy's Sister , took to Twitter to respond to a BBC Radio interview in which Prince Harry said that his family is "the family I suppose she's never had".