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by | January 13, 2018 | 06:01

Prakash Ambedkar , Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh leader had given a call for Maharashtra Bandh on Wednesday to protest failure of the State government to stop violence. "The RSS and certain hardcore Hindutva outfits are behind the Bhima-Koregaon violence". Groups of protesters held demonstrations in Chembur, Vikhroli, Mankhurd and Govandi, police said.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:59

Florian Jaeger announced her conclusion that Jaeger did not violate university policies or sexually harass students and that accounts by his accusers are "exaggerated and misleading in many respects". "His conduct during this early period reflected poor judgment, immaturity and a naïve and stubborn belief that continuing his graduate student lifestyle, including extensive socializing with students, was permissible and posed no risks", the report said.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:55

The source said that the Sanchi , operated by the National Iranian Tanker Company, as well as the other vessel involved in the collision, CF Crystal , have the IG reinsurance cover of up to Dollars 7.8 billion each. China's Ministry of Transport and Maritime Safety would not comment when asked if the fire was out. The Chinese government said late on Tuesday it had not found a "large-scale" oil leak, and the condensate was burning off or evaporating so quickly that it would leave little ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:54

A 20-year-old man from Florida's Gulf Coast claimed a $451 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot and opted to receive a one-time payment of almost $282 million, Florida lottery officials said on Friday. "The Florida Lottery is proud to congratulate our second MEGA MILLIONS jackpot victor", said Secretary Jim Poppell. Missler plans on pursuing a "variety of passions", according to the Florida lottery, as well as helping others.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:50

Myanmar's Defense Ministry Information office released a statement Wednesday stating its forces had killed 10 suspected terrorists whose remains were found in a mass grave in Inn Din village of Maung Daw Township in the Northern Rakhine State.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:48

Trump denies using the word, but a Democrat who took part in the meeting says the president is lying and a Republican says he called the president out on his language. Trump questioned why the US would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "s***hole countries" in Africa rather than places like Norway , as he rejected a bipartisan immigration deal.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:39

Trump has given contradictory answers to the question of whether he will have a formal sit-down with Special Counsel Robert Mueller . Stephen Bannon, President Donald Trump's chief strategist, has faced criticism for his background overseeing Breitbart News , with Democrats touting numerous racially tinged and misogynistic headlines that went up under his watch.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:29

Republican political consultant Jason Rose said Arpaio has "an exceptional chance to capture the nomination" but agreed that "any Republican in 2018 is going to have a very, very hard time" in the general election. He was convicted of criminal contempt of court previous year for defying an order to stop officers from detaining people based exclusively on suspicion of their immigration status.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:23

The White House praised China Friday for sharply curtailing trade with North Korea in an effort to force the regime in Pyongyang to end its nuclear weapons programs. All parties should work to defuse tensions and promote dialogue, rather than blindly resort to pressure and isolation. He also said China and Russian Federation, which have not been invited, will be briefed on the discussions after the meeting.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:21

Trump said in the Thursday interview. Trump also said he wants to maintain pressure on North Korea , urging China and other countries to withhold economic aid to Kim Jong Un until he gives up his nuclear weapons programs. Seoul and Pyongyang have also agreed to hold a separate dialogue between their military authorities to ease tensions and create a peaceful environment on the Korean Peninsula.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:03

Noman told reporters gathered at the school on Friday afternoon, that she felt "confused, scared and terrified" when seeing the man behind her and that she is now afraid to walk to class. "I can't imagine how afraid she must have been", Trudeau said. "I want her and her family and her friends and community to know that that is not what Canada is".

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:03

The measure, sponsored by Rep. John Lewis, Georgia Democrat, re-designates the Martin Luther King, Jr . Day, a federal holiday celebrating the Civil Rights leader's birthday. The day will consist of three topics of discussion: "Memphis 50 Years Later, Marching Forward; Poverty & Economic Equity: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow; and The Promise of Education".

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:01

Harold Bornstein, who famously declared in 2015 that Trump would be "the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency". "We are going to take a strong look at our country's libel laws so that when somebody says something that is false and defamatory about someone, that person will have meaningful recourse in our courts", Trump told reporters Wednesday.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:49

The White House was also forced to deny a previous New York Times report that Trump said in a June meeting on immigration that Haitians " all have AIDS". It said it had sent a protest letter to the United States . The White House has not denied the language, nor have the several Republican lawmakers in the meeting.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:48

China's exporters have had a blockbuster year. "We have...long expected China's domestic demand and imports to slow in 2018 on gradually tighter monetary and financial policies and slower real estate activity momentum", Louis Kuijs, an economist with research firm Oxford Economics, said in a note.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:47

And in what appears to be a case of coincidental timing, the US ambassador to Panama has announced his resignation from his position. A Department of State spokesperson said Feeley told the agency on December 27 he was retiring for personal reasons.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:48

CMS also advised states to make work requirements for Medicaid similar than those used with food stamps to "reduce the burden on both states and beneficiaries". It's a big change from the Obama administration, which rejected overtures from states that wanted to add a work requirement. Advocates for low-income people said work has never been a requirement for Medicaid, a program originally intended as a health program for the poor and disabled.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:40

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported last week that Trump plans to attend the championship game between Georgia and Alabama at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Atlanta police said they would be setting up several designated areas for protesters and won't interfere with demonstrations unless protesters break the law.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:41

The grand jury also charged Mathews, 37, with tampering with physical evidence for allegedly dumping Sherin Mathews' body in a culvert after killing her in the family's garage. Well, investigators won't say if she's cooperating, but she could also do time, possibly 20 years. On Friday a grand jury returned two indictments against Mathews.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:36

Clashes between Palestinians protesting U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and Israeli forces left dozens injured Friday, Palestinian health officials said. Palestinians and rights groups have criticized Israel for using excessive force against Palestinian protesters. The Trump administration's endorsement of settlements in the occupied West Bank is another factor behind the rise in tensions between Ramallah and Washington.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:36

Jernigan said in 2014-2015, the last severe flu season in the U.S., that number reached 6% at this point in the flu season. In California, flu struck surprisingly early and hard this season. However, few people with the flu or other respiratory illnesses need to go to an emergency room. "Nationally, the flu season may be peaking now", said Dr.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:31

Trump, according to The Wall Street Journal . Michael Cohen , who spent almost a decade as a top attorney at the Trump Organisation, arranged payment to the woman, Stephanie Clifford , in October 2016 after her lawyer negotiated the nondisclosure agreement with Cohen, these people said , reports The Wall Street Journal .

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:25

The order by U.S. District Judge William Alsup issued late Tuesday says safeguards against deportation must remain in place for the almost 690,000 immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program while a legal challenge to ending the Obama-era program proceeds.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:18

Nitish Kumar is now on a statewide trip from December 12 to assess the development projects carried out by his government. According to reports, attackers hurled stones at the cavalcade but that did not hamper its movement. Some youths also shouted slogans against Nitish Kumar. The villagers wanted the CM to visit the Dalit basti of the village which, reportedly, the security of the CM did not allow.

by | January 13, 2018 | 04:10

Pictures taken last week show a strip of yellow police tape around the back of a property and next to a parked auto in the neighborhood. He was only 21 years young. Rhianna later added a memorial panel to her Instagram Stories, with a black background adding his handle - @merka_95. 'Rest up lil cuz, ' she wrote, with emojis of praying hands, a crying face and a broken heart.