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by | March 02, 2018 | 11:24

On Sunday, Kuciak and his girlfriend Martina Kusnirova were found dead from gunshot wounds in their home in the town of Velka Maca . Police showed at their house after a concerned person from the family informed them. Executive Director of the IPI, Barbara Trionfi, said "we must now double down on our efforts to protect the safety of journalists". Kuciak "became more known publicly in connection with his investigations related to Bonaparte and when Kocner publicly threatened him", ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:23

On February 18, two jawans were killed in an encounter between police and naxalites in Sukma district. At least 10 suspected Maoists were killed in an alleged gunbattle in Pujari Kander bordering Chhattisgarh and Telangana State early on Friday morning, the police confirmed.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:25

These announcements come after a gunman wielding an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle killed 17 students at a Florida high school earlier this month. The executive called on elected officials to ban assault-style firearms, high-capacity magazines and " bump stocks ", which are devices that enable semi-automatic rifles to fire hundreds of rounds per minute.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:24

The CBI counsel said that Indrani Mukherjea, an accused in the case, had told a magistrate that Karti had met her in a Delhi hotel and demanded $1 million in bribe for the FIPB clearance in the INX case. He has been a vocal critic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and current Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. The CBI and ED have both grilled Karti Chidambaram on multiple occasions.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:21

Pence recalled how a year ago he cast the tie-breaking vote that passed an anti-Planned Parenthood bill which allows states to withhold federal funds from Planned Parenthood and pro-abortion organizations. Pence also plans to attend a fundraiser Friday in Southfield hosted by his Great America Committee super PAC to raise money for Republican congressional candidates, according to a source with direct knowledge of Pence's travel plans who requested anonymity.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:22

One of the scholars, Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind general secretary Mahmood Madani also released an Urdu translation of a book on Islam written by King Abdullah's cousin Prince Ghazi, which Mr. "Tell them exactly what you think and what you need, and we will follow up to make sure that happens", His Majesty told an audience of more than 300 businesspeople, investors and company representatives from the two countries.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:13

The woman allegedly told her ex-husband in a conversation he secretly recorded that she was partially nude and blindfolded while in the basement of Greitens' home when he took the picture, threatening to use it as blackmail if she ever spoke of the affair.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:10

Though Pakistan has not been named, it has to submit the action plan to implement UN Security Council resolutions on anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism by April, failing which it would figure in the list. The low-key dialogue between the two sides commenced soon after the U.S. suspended military assistance worth almost $2 billion following Trump's New Year tweet accusing Pakistan of deception.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:09

The superstar was also given a gun salute at the club where her body was kept for her fans to pay their last respect. The actress' body was flown home late on Tuesday after investigators in Dubai closed their case. The actress was praised for her comic timing and her dancing. Let us all who loved Sri, envelope her two little ones, her life, as she often called them, with as much or more love than we gave Sri so that they can live their lives ahead with a little less ache in their hearts.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:05

The all-rounder showed no signs of that being on his mind as he put in a man-of-the-match performance which also included taking two wickets as England hit 225-4 to win by six wickets. But England have clearly welcomed him back and he has delivered at the second time of asking. England won the toss and made a decision to bowl first and the move proved right as Chris Woakes (2-42) struck twice with the new ball to have Colin Munro (1) and Chapman (1) dismissed.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:03

The Taiwan Travel Act , meant to encourage visits between the United States and Taiwan "at all levels", was passed by unanimous consent on Wednesday, following its approval in the House of Representatives in January. - a diplomatic protest. China lodged a diplomatic protest with Washington over passage of the legislation ahead of Trump's likely approval. It would be unusual for a president to veto a measure that passed unanimously.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:52

The agenda includes repealing presidential term limits, creating a powerful new agency to police officials and possibly approving the biggest regulatory overhaul of the $43 trillion finance-and-insurance sector in 15 years. Deng established the succession framework after the 1989 Tiananmen democracy protests, when he purged former Chinese Premier Zhao Ziyang as party chief and named China's next two leaders.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:40

Meanwhile, Allan Dick, a former news editor at Dunedin radio station 4XO, said that they were called to a meeting and were informed that no gunshot was sacked. Although Lewis was arrested he was never charged, and domestic and worldwide media who had heard the shot were told it was a council sign that had fallen over.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:26

Then the actual celebrations begin across the country and last for nearly a week. Colorful events were held in different localities and temples of the Hindu communities, where children and women also participated in with warmth and religious devotion in two-day celebrations.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:23

There are only four hospitals thought to be still operating and in some areas of Afrin people in dire need of medical care were not able to reach the nearest medical centre, she said. "The majority are living in dire conditions and are hosted in communities and collective centers". The death toll , released by the Turkish military in two separate statements, brings the number of Turkish soldiers killed since the launch of "Operation Olive Branch" to at least 40.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:14

The Male and Female Vocalist categories also haven't changed too much from 2017, save McEntire's return to the Top Five following the success of her Sing It Now collection. McEntire, who recently took on the role as the first female Colonel Sanders for KFC advertisements, has hosted the awards show more than anyone, dating back to 1986.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:17

On Wednesday, San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department deputies were conducting an area check on the 7000 block of Sun Fair Road in Joshua Tree when they came upon a trailer that appeared to be abandoned. The deputies contacted county Child and Protective Services, which took custody of the children. They are being held on $100,000 bail. Their parents, later identified as 73-year-old Daniel Panico and 53-year-old Mona Kirk , were arrested and charged with willful cruelty to a child.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:13

Following the failure of Britain's biggest toy retailer to find a buyer, administrators have been appointed for the company, which now has 105 stores in the United Kingdom. PwC said it would "explore all opportunities to find a new owner". "Staff have been paid their February wages and will continue to be paid for future work while the company is in administration", he said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:10

In 2016, the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that search warrants can not be enforced against data requests where the information is stored exclusively outside the US. "Courts should not be creating worldwide conflicts by mistakenly applying laws overseas". The issue is that Microsoft stores that email on a server in Ireland-and thus says that federal law can not compel it to hand over a user's data when that data is stored in another country.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:08

The ceasefire violation was initiated at around 8:45 a.m. "Two Pakistan army soldiers embraced shahadat", the ISPR said in a late night press release. As a result the examinations have been cancelled owing to the Indian ceasefire violations, they added. He said during the visit, both sides expressed the desire to work together to pursue the common objective of stabilizing Afghanistan.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:03

He added: "I think most of the people in this room would have done that too because I know most of you". Last week , after a high school mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, Trump directed Attorney General Jeff Sessions to take steps to ban the firearm accessories.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:04

Rain will move in tonight , coming down heavy at times heading into Friday . The Woods Hole, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Steamship Authority has issued a special travel advisory warning of possible service disruptions Friday , Saturday and Sunday in response to a high wind watch issued by the National Weather Service for 7 a.m.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:00

Earlier during the meeting with the governors, Trump again criticized the response of security forces to the February 14 massacre in Parkland, Florida . "I like that responsibility, Chris", Trump said. "I think he was referring to members of Congress generally", Toomey said. "We're open to the possibility that he's just playing Machiavelli here, but I don't think we can assume that".

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:49

The first pilgrims arrived at the site shortly after. "Our schools don't make a profit, and if you add having to pay the taxes, we would not be able to maintain them", he said. Christian leaders say the measure jeopardises their ability to conduct their work, which also includes social services to those in need. Church leaders feared a bill in the Israeli parliament would allow for state expropriation of church land.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:47

Georgia lawmakers passed a tax overhaul bill Thursday after cutting a tax exemption that would benefit Delta Airlines. Delta, which is based in Atlanta and has 33,000 employees in Georgia, would have been the prime beneficiary of the tax break, estimated to be worth at least $38 million a year to airlines.