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by | February 21, 2018 | 01:00

Around Sunday midnight, the man crossed the security fence and came near the station perimeter wall, the spokesman said. Defence spokesman, Colonel Rajesh Kalia said 2-3 militants fired and lobbed grenade towards the Air Force Water Pump House at Malangpora outside Air Force Station at around 5.30 pm.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:43

Meanwhile, Pakistan Army has neutralized Indian post which targeted a minor along Line of Control . The Indian Army has launched a massive search and sanitisation operation in the area following the firing. A huge quantity of arms and ammunition and a Pakistani flag were recovered from the slain terrorist. He was referring to a statement by Pakistan army chief Qamar Bajwa during a security conference in Munich on Sunday that there were no safe havens for terrorists in Pakistan, and the ...

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:42

Mr Coveney said: "Talking down (the) Good Friday Agreement because it raises serious and genuine questions of those pursuing Brexit is not only irresponsible but reckless and potentially undermines the foundations of a fragile peace process in Northern Ireland that should never be taken for granted".

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:39

He reportedly co-founded Black Rain Ordnance Inc ., a weapons supplier based in Neosho. Third-grade children in Missouri are selling raffle tickets for the weapon, which was used in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland last Wednesday, for their baseball team.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:27

Goyal further said the revenue generated from coal mining would go to the mine-bearing states, while the Centre would not have any share in this income. "Power generators can use commercial coal to improve margins or availability, and as merchant prices fall, utilities and manufacturing sector too will benefit from lower energy costs", said Kameswara Rao, partner, PwC India.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:19

Hunt said employers are still "not talking" despite the impending action - the biggest British universities have ever seen - even if they are able to "do something" so the strikes do not hurt staff and students further. The union says this has left it with no alternative but to strike and it is asking students to get their vice-chancellors to put pressure on UUK to return to the negotiating table.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:20

The forest, which straddles Poland and Belarus, is a UNESCO World Heritage site and home to the largest roaming population of European bison. A spokesman for the executive also said the commission was still analysing whether Poland was or was not violating the court's interim injunction issued previous year, which ordered Poland to stop logging immediately.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:19

The resolution would allow the 15-member council to impose targeted sanctions for "any activity related to the use of ballistic missiles in Yemen ". U.S. Instead, a Western diplomat based in the region said that this appears to be an attempt by Iran, who supplied the Houthi terrorist cell with the ballistic missiles, to start a bigger regional conflict or test their missiles against the United States missile defence systems used by Saudi Arabia.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:01

The 29-year-old player, who netted the shootout victor against Slovakia in the preliminary round, admitted committing the doping violation and was ordered to leave the Olympic village within 24 hours. Cas' anti-doping division will provide a final decision on Jeglic's case after the Games. Ziga Jeglic tested positive for the beta-2 stimulant, which is prohibited by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:34

President, who's overall responsible", David Hogg , an 18-year-old Douglas senior, said in a phone interview. "You killed my kid!" "I went to sign up last night and as I was signing up, the category I was signing up for got full". One of the wounded is the son of a Broward County deputy, who is expected to make a full recovery, the sheriff said. He was ordered held without bail.

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:29

Now, both Schumer and the White House are saying they support efforts to improve federal gun background check systems. The Cornyn-Murphy bill is created to make the system more effective, requiring federal agencies to report background information more accurately and thoroughly.

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:00

Pro-government forces carried out air raids on Eastern Ghouta overnight on Monday and early on Tuesday, the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The Union of Medical Care and Relief Organisations, a coalition of worldwide agencies that funds hospitals in Syria , said bombs had hit five hospitals in eastern Ghouta yesterday.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:57

He also vowed to boost investment in research and development, technological innovation and better broadband access across rural areas of the UK. Could cash handouts incentivize higher welfare standards? "Food is at the heart of the British countryside; it's at the heart of the British economy".

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:29

He offered to discuss the site with WRAL News, but only if the station promised to write about "the present, not the past". 'I've already paid my debt for something I did 25 years ago, ' Republican Riddleberger said in a statement, according to WRAL .

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:19

These anxieties are experienced by countless Americans across the country who feel defenseless in their own cities and communities. The favorite cry of every American today seems to be it's not my fault; right, left, middle, we all cry alike! We dread the mass shootings , but we've come to expect them.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:13

Haley also addressed the Palestinians' vehement opposition to the US decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognize the city as Israel's capital. Katz said the rapid growth of the settlements should put to rest the idea of a two-state solution favored by the Palestinians and most of the global community.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:04

The elections for 75 Nagar Palikas (municipalities), two district panchayats, 17 talukas and 1400 village panchayats were held on Saturday. Gujarat State Election Commission (SEC) Varesh Sinha had announced the local body poll schedule on January 23.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:19

In North Carolina over the weekend, police were also investigating a threat made toward Northeastern High School in Elizabeth City . Two teens have been arrested in connection with social media threats last week towards students and staff at Carmel High School.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:16

Indonesia's Disaster Agency spokesperson, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said the eruption began on Monday morning, followed by several earthquakes, causing small rocks to rain down on small villages surrounding it. "In five districts it became dark with a visibility of about five metres", he said. The spokesman said the ash of the volcano heads to Aceh province but did not disturb flight in global Kualanamu airport in North Sumatra province.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:16

He added that China had always supported Pakistan and vice versa. As reported in a Pakistani daily, Dawn , Beijing has been directly in touch with the Baloch militants for over 5 years to secure one of China's biggest infrastructure project, the CPEC.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:10

According to police sources, the complaint has been registered under sections that include assault on public servant, voluntarily causing hurt, obstructing a public servant from performing his duty and others. Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was appointed to the post on December 1, 2017, replacing MM Kutty. However, Delhi CM Kejriwal's office denied the reports of assaults and said the chief secretary is acting at the behest of the BJP .

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:08

A former employee of Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia filed a complaint with the state on Saturday, seeking to sue the Bell Gardens Democrat for allegedly firing him after he refused to play "spin the bottle" with her. He was disciplined with a "write up for insubordination", Kernick wrote, and then fired two days later. "If Mr. Kernick wants to talk about his time working there, then he ought to open up his own personnel records and let people see what was written in there", Reardon said.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:09

Justice Thomas wrote that the Supreme Court has been much more attentive to other constitutional rights and would surely have mustered the four votes needed to put a case on the court's docket had a different right been at issue. Justice Clarence Thomas said the court should have taken up the challenge. "And the lower courts seem to have gotten the message". While the 14-page opinion makes no mention of it, the dissent came less than a week after 17 people were killed in Parkland, Florida, ...

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:06

The student will have to wear slippers to the examination hall. The students who are appearing for the Bihar Board Matric examination 2018 are advised to download their Admit Card from the official website. He added that this rule will also be implemented in the annual Secondary Examinations. Patna district has 74 centers. The exam, conducted at 1,384 examination centres across the state, was held for all the three streams - Arts, Commerce, and Science, are conducted in two shifts.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:57

SpaceX officials tweeted that the Team at Vandenberg is taking additional time to perform final checkouts of the upgraded fairing. Helmed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk , SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch on Wednesday, after a delay of four days from its original scheduled date of February 17.