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by | February 04, 2018 | 21:53

The Indian army said almost 200 to 250 militants are waiting in the south of Pir Panjal and 200 and 250 are waiting in the north of Pir Panjal to infiltrate. The DC said all 84 schools located within 5km of the LoC from Sunderbani to Manjakote will remain closed for the next three days in view of the continuous ceasefire violation by Pakistan.

by | February 04, 2018 | 19:21

In a press release issued by the Venezuelan government on Saturday, as Spanish former Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero arrived in Venezuela to refine the details, Maduro also called on the National Constituent Assembly (ANC) and National Electoral Council (CNE) to set a date for the presidential elections.

by | February 04, 2018 | 19:04

He featured in a 71-run opening partnership with Prithvi Shaw (29), and then stands of 60 with Shubman Gill (31) and an unbeaten 89 for the third wicket with Harvik Desai (47no). Coming to the two Indian bowlers, left-arm spinner Anukul Roy picked 14 wickets - joint most in the tournament, while Nagarkoti scalped 9 victims and was India's go-to man with ball with his fierce pace.

by | February 04, 2018 | 18:20

In the meantime, Russian Federation has voiced its support for South Korea's efforts to improve ties with North Korea. Both sides have also ramped up their military exercises over the past 12 months, with the U.S. For as little as $3, you can help us. "It is an ugly, ugly option, but you can not play elements of power, and then discount that there is no military option".

by | February 04, 2018 | 18:17

A weather warning remains in place for eastern England, from Northumberland through to East Anglia as icy patches are likely to form on some roads, pavements and cycle paths. Tuesday morning is again expected to be widely below freezing, with highs of 5-6C (41-42.8F) in spots on the western coast of Wales and south-west England, he added.

by | February 04, 2018 | 17:53

There will be a few glaring absences in Pyeongchang, probably the most significant being Russian Federation, which was banned from these games because of a doping scandal. "This is just a political decision". This is first joint team between North and South Korea since 1991. None, says Professor Jeong Yoon-soo, a sports issues analyst from Sungkonghoe University in Seoul.

by | February 04, 2018 | 17:49

The Executive Committee did not go so far as to immediately implement the measure. Last month the PLO's Central Council called on the Executive Committee to suspend recognition of Israel until it recognizes the state of Palestine and halts the building of Jewish settlements on occupied Palestinian land.

by | February 04, 2018 | 17:41

And to many players and fans, a Super Bowl football is a precious commodity. Crisman was undaunted and managed to find a train trip that took a full 24 hours to get to Miami. Henry McMaster issued a proclamation designating the day of the big game as "Stand for the Flag Super Bowl Sunday". "I've been laughed at and kind of ridiculed".

by | February 04, 2018 | 17:37

Their aim? To keep the city's notoriously raucous football fans from scaling the poles and potentially damaging them (and themselves) if fans flooded the street to celebrate in the event of a win. It's unclear whether the city will accept Pornhub's generous offer. "So, when we got word that Crisco wasn't successfully keeping rowdy Philly fans from climbing street signs and traffic lights, which can be very risky, we thought we could help by offering our lube".

by | February 04, 2018 | 17:11

The Pentagon on Friday released the Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) in which it has said that the U.S. wants to prevent China from mistakenly concluding that any use of nuclear weapons, however limited, "is acceptable". "We hope the United States side will discard its 'cold-war mentality, ' shoulder its own special and primary responsibility for nuclear disarmament, understand correctly China's strategic intentions and take a fair view on China's national defence and military ...

by | February 04, 2018 | 17:01

The "White Paper on Human Rights Violations in the U.S.in 2017", which was issued by the Institute of International Studies in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Wednesday, claims that human rights in the USA have deteriorated since President Donald Trump took office a year ago.

by | February 04, 2018 | 16:02

Among the guests: Ji Seong-ho, who Trump lauded at his State of the Union speech on Tuesday. North Korea informed Seoul late Monday it was unilaterally canceling a planned cultural event with the South scheduled for Sunday. "The fact that a dramatic turning point has been made for peace and stability, national reconciliation and cooperation, and reunification on the Korean peninsula where a touch-and-go war danger was prevailing is entirely thanks to the noble love for the nation by ...

by | February 04, 2018 | 15:49

The 21-year-old Indian trailed leaders Jorge Campillo of Spain and South Africa's Dylan Frittelli at the start of the final day's action, but hit an nearly flawless round including 10 birdies to add to the Joburg Open title he won in December.

by | February 04, 2018 | 15:43

A coating of snow early Sunday with more light snow through the morning. Tomorrow is trending quite wet with sleet, snow showers and freezing rain eventually turning over to all rain by the late morning. There might even be a few snow flurries Friday but nothing that will stick. A glaze of ice accumulation from freezing rain is expected to be less than one-tenth of an inch.

by | February 04, 2018 | 15:11

The United States and South Korea agreed to suspend joint military exercises on the peninsula until after the two-week Winter Games, which begin February 9 in PyeongChang. North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un was pictured taking a tour around a new trackless trolley factory surrounded by stern-looking minders in matching suits.

by | February 04, 2018 | 14:42

North Korea's state media denounced Trump saying that the US president insisted on "maximum pressure" against the North and "viciously" slandered the country's "people-oriented system." apparently referring to Trump spending much of his speech criticizing the North for its violations of human rights against its people.

by | February 04, 2018 | 14:34

Siddaramaiah had also written many letters to the Prime Minister to intervene in the issue through an out-of-court settlement as the inter-state issue is now before the Supreme Court and the Mahadayi Water Dispute Tribunal. Though the river Mahadayi or Mandovi flows 29 km in Karnataka and 52 km in Goa, its catchment area is spread over 2,032 km in the southern state as against 1,580 km in Goa.

by | February 04, 2018 | 13:40

The statement continued, "The lead engine derailed, as well as some passenger cars". The Amtrak reports of injured among the 139 passengers and 8 crew members, with no immediate information on their exact number. Authorities are on scene. At least 50 injured people were being transported by EMS to hospitals. At least two people have been killed and at least 50 wounded in a collision between an Amtrak passenger train and a CSX freight train in SC early Sunday morning.

by | February 04, 2018 | 12:39

According to The Washington Examiner , four cranes arrived in Hudaydah, Yemen, and they will be used to unload supplies that arrive from ships. A window allowing aid into the key port Hodeidah is due to close on January 19 but Ms Mordaunt said unrestricted access must be maintained.

by | February 04, 2018 | 12:24

The man was shot in the head after fighting broke out during an Israeli army incursion into the village of Burqin in the northern West Bank, it said. Raziel Shevah, a 35-year-old rabbi, was shot dead near Havat Gilad , a wildcat Jewish settlement outpost in the Nablus area, on January 9.

by | February 04, 2018 | 11:09

This is especially true of a polity as large as the US. This was the most depressing, for it displayed a hopelessly divided government and people - and a president deepening the rift. The state of the union for immigrants is one of fear, uncertainty and distrust. It's a wish list. Democrats failed to stand and applaud even obvious lines, like the one about record-low African-American unemployment.

by | February 04, 2018 | 10:13

Loaded with almost 13,500 tonnes of gasoline, the ship went off the radar on February 1. MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar in a tweet said, "A merchant vessel Marine Express (oil tanker), owned by Mumbai-based Anglo-Eastern shipping company with 22 Indian nationals onboard, is presumably missing off the coast of Benin in the Gulf of Guinea".

by | February 04, 2018 | 06:10

The Rajasthan outcome shows to the Congress leadership that by backing a young and strong state leader, focusing on the failures of the government, smartly picking candidates, astutely managing caste, and avoiding the "communal trap", it could potentially win back key states going to polls this year.

by | February 04, 2018 | 06:02

While North Korea attacked Trump for his rough treatment of the press, Kim Jong Un tightly controls all media within his country and citizens found with outside media can be put to death. The paper, which is being circulated by North Korean diplomats in Geneva, did not refer to the row between North Korea and the US and its allies over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, nor to the worldwide sanctions imposed against it.

by | February 04, 2018 | 05:57

Some social media users accused Ryan of being out of touch, with California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom posting on Twitter that "Guess someone told Paul Ryan you shouldn't go around praising yourself for giving a working person an extra $1.50 a week - because he deleted this tweet".