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by | January 22, 2018 | 03:32

The same legislation, called the Pay Our Military Act, was used to bring back almost 350,000 of the 800,000 civilian personnel who had been furloughed by the Defense Department. About 1600 employees, according to The Washington Post , ended up being furloughed. An agency spokeswoman said the derivatives regulator could, however, call in additional staff in the event of a financial market emergency.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:20

Indeed, it has justified its activity there as "legitimate" and is reasserting its claim over Doklam rather strongly by insisting that it has "always belonged to China" and under its "effective jurisdiction". The MEA spokesperson declined to react to the statement by the Chinese Foreign Ministry, and said it would be "inappropriate" to comment on remarks by General Rawat as well.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:17

Mohammad Faisal, who heads the South Asia wing in the Foreign Office, summoned the Indian envoy and "lodged a strong protest on the unprovoked ceasefire violations" by Indian forces in Nikial sector. Due to the diminution in severity of shelling, he said, people had started evacuating the victims to the nearest health facilities. Some damage to houses was also reported on the Indian side.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:16

Trump faulted Democrats for the shutdown early on Saturday, saying the party wants "unchecked illegal immigration". "It's pure evil", the ad says. "Negotiating with President Trump is like negotiating with Jell-O", he said. "You're calling Democrats accomplices to potential murderers". Funding for the wall and the status of more than 700,000 undocumented people brought to the U.S.as children have been key sticking points in negotiations that stalled and led to the shutdown.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:15

I mean I walk, I this, I that", Trump, 71, said during an Oval Office interview . Trump has denied using that language. "In - I don't - I don't specifically remember a category - categorization of countries in Africa", she said, explaining that "there were a lot of cross conversations".

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:11

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by | January 22, 2018 | 03:04

NSW Ambulance says 10 people are being assessed for minor injuries, while two others are believed to have suffered more serious injuries. So far, one NSW fire and Rescue crew are on scene and another six on the way. Sydney Trains cancelled services between Richmond and Clarendon stations as a result of the incident. "It's all chaos here", another caller, Steve, told the station.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:00

But a new report by investigators that had been hired by the couple's family says they were murdered, perhaps by multiple individuals. The Shermans' family and neighbors have rejected the murder-suicide theory since it was proposed, with neighbor Eli Kanter telling CBC Toronto that, "They wouldn't do that".

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:44

Mr Bolton warned that another leadership contest could spell the end for the party, which is believed to be heavily in debt, and said calls for his resignation were part of a "coup" attempt by a rival faction in the party. Members will be told about when and where it will be held in the next 10 days. Earlier in the day Bolton argued that another leadership contest would damage the party beyond fix.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:35

A protest rally over the issue of FYROM's name, which recently became the focus of diplomatic activity between Greece and its northern neighbour aiming at a solution, was concluded in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki on Sunday afternoon, ANA reports.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:06

He rejected criticism of providing a jobless growth, saying "lies" were being spread about employment generation and his government's policies were oriented towards creating jobs. Asked about the crisis in the Supreme Court after its four seniormost judges came out to openly criticise allocation of sensitive cases by the chief justice, creating an unprecedented situation in the higher judiciary, Modi said, "I think I should stay away from this debate".

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:57

Fawzia Mirza drew cheers from the crowd as she kicked off the event with a reference to the partial government shutdown, which began hours earlier. "We're going to stand up and we're not going to stop", she said. It's being hailed as " a new era in political activism " by organisers of the Women's March . The scheduled speakers include Ashley Bennett, a Democrat who was elected Atlantic County, New Jersey, freeholder last November.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:56

The court in Baghdad convicted the unnamed German woman of "providing logistical support and assistance to the terrorist group to commit crimes" and has ordered her execution. Hundreds of foreign fighters from Europe joined IS after the jihadist group seized large swathes of territory in Iraq and neighboring Syria in 2014.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:49

While Yechury may not throw in the towel just yet, and wait for the final vote at the party congress in Hyderabad in April, this second rebuff in quick succession - the first being his attempt to secure a third term in Rajya Sabha - led to questions whether he had the "moral authority" to continue.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:50

This month's mudslides have injuring dozens and damaged or destroyed hundreds of homes in the coastal town of Montecito, an unincorporated area of Santa Barbara County, about 93 miles north of Los Angeles along the Pacific coast. Saturday by a dog team. Benitez's death follows the deaths of her 10-year-old son, Jonathan, his cousin Kaily Benitez, 3, and Kailly's mother, Marilyn Ramos, 27, from the mudslides.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:46

Padmaavat starres Deepika Padukone , Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor in lead roles and is scheduled to release on January 25. The Supreme Court on Friday rejected a plea seeking urgent hearing on a fresh PIL that sought the cancellation of the Censor Board's certificate granted to the controversial Bollywood movie Padmaavat .

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:46

On election night, the roundly defeated Schulz announced that his party would definitely go into opposition this time round, and the universal opinion - for SPD members and pundits alike - was that this was the only real option. A "no" vote could force fresh elections as well as renewed debate on the issue of succession. Schulz's problem is that he has not even tried to develop and argue for a coherent new identity for the SPD, but has rather left the hard decision to voters, the President or ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:41

All five attackers were killed during gunfight with Afghan security forces, and Taliban militant group later claimed responsibility for the attack. In Kiev, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin tweeted that six Ukrainians had been reported killed in the attack.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:38

Fisher, 37, made an eagle from 45 feet on the second hole and added two more birdies in his front nine, but a bogey on the par-5 10th stalled his progress. I had the year of my life last year. "You just never know how you're going to come back after winter, and I just felt really good this week. That score on this golf course is very, very good".

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:32

Of those hurt, five people were seriously injured, the Prague Emergency Medical Service said. Among the injured people, there are three Dutch, a Turk and a French, two of the injured remain in serious condition. . "We are still searching for people - we'll be here for several more hours". Among the wounded are two firemen, who were injured when a floor collapsed under them.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:33

The president has previously signaled he is open to a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program after rescinding it past year, but attacked Democrats for refusing to get behind increased border security in exchange to secure votes for the spending bill.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:29

The White House did not initially deny that Trump had made the remark, but in subsequent days conflicting accounts emerged from participants in the meeting, and Trump tweeted that he had not used that word, but did use "tough" language. More recently, of course, Trump called Mexicans "rapists" and drug dealers, referred to a Hispanic Miss Universe as " Miss Housekeeping ", retweeted anti-Islam conspiracy videos, trafficked in anti-Semitic memes and called Senator Elizabeth Warren ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:30

Shutting the surrounding park "jeopardizes an economic driver for the state of NY", said Cuomo, a Democrat. The sites generated $263.2 million in visitor spending and supported 3,400 jobs, according to a report released by the National Park Service.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:26

National Mutual Insurance Federation Of Agricultural Cooperatives who had been investing in Bank Amer Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $330.08B market cap company. Denver Inv Advisors Ltd Liability has 16,610 shares. Fulton Bancshares Na has invested 0.21% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Gratry & invested in 8,290 shares or 0.26% of the stock.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:26

With Chris Woakes swinging the bat fearlessly at the other end 48 runs were plundered from the last 18 balls with Buttler running two from the final delivery to bring up his ton and take his side to 302-6. That stroke at the start of the 45th set England on their way to a total of 76 runs from the last six - Buttler cracking 28 runs from his final 11 balls.