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by | March 01, 2018 | 14:00

Six youth were run over by a train engine early on Monday in Hapur district of Uttar Pradesh , police said. According to police, all the seven teenagers were friend and they were walking back home after missing a train for Hyderabad. The seven teenagers had made a decision to take a shortcut to enter a nearby colony when they failed to notice the approaching train. It was only after the Superintendent of Police Hemant Kutiyal and the District Magistrate Krishna Karunesh reached at the ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 13:02

In a 20-state lawsuit filed Monday in federal court, Attorney General Ken Paxton argued that after the passage of the GOP's tax plan previous year - which also repealed a provision of the sweeping legislation known as "Obamacare" that required people to have health insurance - the health care law is no longer constitutional.

by | March 01, 2018 | 13:00

Per a briefing from Blue House spokesperson Yoon Young-chan, the delegation spent their dinner discussing topics such as the "successful results of Olympic athletes of both countries, strengthening women's economic capabilities, the importance of work-family balance, and South Korean culture, such as K-Pop".

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:41

Fuqua is reportedly talking to Universal Pictures about taking on the project. After bowing out to direct the sequel to " The Equalizer ", director Antoine Fuqua looks to have come back into the fray to direct Universal's new re-imagining of " Scarface ".

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:11

George, Westbrook and Anthony combined for just nine free throws on Monday, with Carmelo not getting to the line once. Prior to that stinker, George had been one of the hottest players in the league, averaging well over 27 points and over two steals for the past month.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:00

The new Fed chief's remarks on inflation and economy will be closely dissected amid recent concerns that a robust economy and higher inflation could prompt the central bank to raise rates more than its current projections. "GDP is expected to grow at 6.9 per cent which has raised a positive sentiment while reducing the volatility in the market", said Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Services.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:55

Because of less snow this year we apprehend the infiltration (attempts) will take place early. He said India instead of taking care of its starving population has started a mad race for arms and ammunitions endangering whole region, saying, "War is no option, instead causes devastation and destruction as both India and Pakistan are nuclear countries".

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:53

According to his official profile, Lamont, 42, is married to Kimberly Smith and the couple has two daughters, Payton and Olivia. Smith, in his third year at United States dollars, faces three charges stemming from an incident late Saturday night at the team hotel in San Francisco, according to the San Francisco Sheriff's Department.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:50

District voters, overwhelmingly, cast their ballots for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in 2016, with Clinton getting 83 percent of the vote . She also criticized the #OscarsSoWhite movement, and said there was no need for Black History Month . She was jokingly introduced by host Chris Rock as director of the Oscar's minority outreach program.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:48

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by | March 01, 2018 | 11:44

Russian Federation on Monday vetoed a United Nations Security Council draft resolution condemning Iran for violating an arms embargo on Yemen through the sale or transfer of short-range ballistic missiles, drones and other military equipment to the Houthis.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:47

SEOUL/WASHINGTON-In the latest attempt to defuse the crisis over North Korea's weapons program, South Korea urged Washington and Pyongyang to give ground to allow for talks and U.S. The US delegation arrived in South Korea on Friday for a four-day visit for the closing of the Olympics. Reviving inter-Korean dialogue is critical for the policies of Moon, a liberal who insists Seoul should be in control of global efforts to deal with North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:43

The first attack the agency said was an attack in the Zakura area on the outskirts of Srinagar on November 17 where a J&K police Sub-Inspector was killed and a Special Police Officer injured. He had joined Zakir Musa's faction, but after the former chose to float a new group Ansar Ghazwatul Hind, he broke away. In January, Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir, in a written reply, had told the Rajya Sabha that "as per the report, nothing has been approved on the ground that IS is ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:41

Algeria's oil and gas company Sonatrach has agreed with Turkish firms Ronesans and Bayegan to build a petrochemical facility worth $1 billion in Turkey, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. "It's a shame. It's very bad". Yasar Okuyan, a former Turkish politician, said Erdogan - who withstood an attempted coup less than two years ago - was using the uniform-clad children to boost votes ahead of next year's election.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:35

According to the ITF, several cities have already expressed an interest in hosting the new World Cup of Tennis Finals with the organisation hoping they will be able to launch the competition in 2019. Each tie will consist of two singles rubbers and one doubles over the best-of-three sets. Together we can elevate Davis Cup by BNP Paribas to new heights by putting on a must-see World Cup of Tennis Finals featuring the top nations and top players.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:34

Seeds are kept in one of the facility's three storage rooms and are stored in heat-proof packaging to protect them from sub-zero Arctic temperatures before being locked behind metal cages. "It comes at a time when agriculture is facing multiple challenges from extreme weather and the demands of a world population expected to reach 10bn people by 2050".

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:34

Dr Parkinson wrote to Mr Turnbull yesterday telling him that there is "little to gain" by continuing the investigation in light of Mr Joyce's decision to stand down from the ministry. When asked if he planned on returning to the top job one day, Joyce refused to rule out the idea. "I think that would be a great story to tell but then that's a choice for what Barnaby chooses to do with his future".

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:21

Some observant viewers noticed that gun-sight footage of a truck being attacked actually originated from the Arma-3 tactical computer game. Earlier this month, after a group of Russian mercenaries was hit by a massive USA bombardment, a widow of one of the dead Russians spoke to reporters from Current Time TV and others, showing video that she said proved that US forces were collaborating with Islamic militants.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:18

North Korea said Sunday that the United States is trying to bring "dark clouds of conflict and war" to the Korean Peninsula, criticizing Washington for imposing new unilateral sanctions on Pyongyang , official media reported . The new actions, on the eve of closing ceremonies of the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, had been in the works for months but came "as soon as they were ready", Mnuchin said.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:17

He outlined all the candidates in his statement and outlined how each are in a position to defeat what he referred to as the corrupt and wasteful government. "The coup d'état is complete", Barrett said February 27 when asked by the Sachem what he thought of Brown's decision to abandon his leadership bid.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:16

Seventeen students and staff were fatally shot at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . " I'm so grateful to be here and it wouldn't be possible without those officers and first responders and these awesome doctors", Maddy told the room of reporters.

by | March 01, 2018 | 11:08

Woodward said that a state board meeting is scheduled, and stated that one anticipation will be a message from state attorney general Patrick Morrissey to urge the superintendents to send the teachers back to work and to bring school back in session.

by | March 01, 2018 | 09:46

Following the assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on February 19, the Delhi government is reportedly mulling live streaming of meetings with officials and ministers. "With the file-tracking plan, we want to put every noting and detail of each file pending at each stage on the website so that people can know which officer or which political functionary held up the file for how many days", a government official said.

by | March 01, 2018 | 09:39

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by | March 01, 2018 | 09:24

To yet another question regarding China's support to Pakistan during the recent Financial Action Task Force (FATF ) meeting, he said that China appraised Pakistan's efforts and contributions in the field of worldwide anti-terrorism, adding, "As I said just now, I will not repeat the above".