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by | August 29, 2017 | 00:26

The Doklam issue between India and China is close to being resolved, with the two countries agreeing to end the almost three-month standoff at the Sikkim border , the Indian government said today. Sushma Swaraj speaking on Doklam issue, expressed regret that Rahul Gandhi got briefed from the Chinese envoy rather than asking the government about what is the issue on hand.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:23

Bhuma Brahmananda Reddy had earlier claimed that Nandyal is his and now his dream has come true. "As per conservative estimate, the Telugu Desam Party ( TDP ) spent around Rs 200 crore in this by-poll", the Leader of Opposition in Andhra Pradesh assembly said.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:26

In the capital's Bawana assembly seat, Congress candidate Surender Kumar is leading by 3796 votes over Aam Admi Party ( 3451 votes) and BJP (3154 votes). BJP had a loss of face in the result as its gamble with AAP turncoat Ved Prakash, the sitting MLA who joined the saffron party and contested the bypoll, fell flat.

by | August 28, 2017 | 07:23

Seventh Fleet said in statement on its website. The cause of the August 21 collision is under investigation. Aircraft, divers and vessels from Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore , and the United States joined a search-and-rescue operation for the missing sailors over an area of about 5,500 sq.km.

by | August 28, 2017 | 06:45

Tony Hahn, commander of Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi, said in statement. - Seven people were rescued aboard the tugboat Sabine and airlifted to a rig near Aransas Pass. "The Coast Guard was relieved to rescue these 12 people before Hurricane Harvey impacted the rescue efforts, making a bad situation worse", said Capt.

by | August 28, 2017 | 06:44

They reportedly got into a scuffle with the Haryana Police when the Dera chief was being taken to the Western Command, from where he was to be taken to the Rohtak jail in a chopper. Facing flak over the violence, the Haryana government suspended Ashok Kumar, the Deputy Commissioner of Police in Panchkula, alleging that his "defective" prohibitory orders allowed the crowd build-up in the district.

by | August 28, 2017 | 06:38

One reporter, Brandi Smith , was left on the air as the rest of the staff packed up and left the building, which is located at 1945 Allen Parkway. In a series of photos and videos posted to various Twitter accounts, KHOU staffers reported their own crisis as a puddle of water first encroached on the studio while Len Cannon was live on air covering the storm.

by | August 28, 2017 | 06:24

Meredith had his left leg buckle in an unnatural position while being tackled on a reception in the first quarter. An air cast was placed on his leg before he sat down on the cart. That was a high-profile example of the dangers of National Football League preseason; today, we got another example, though it happened to a player with whom you're likely not quite as familiar.

by | August 28, 2017 | 06:23

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by | August 28, 2017 | 05:58

People marching as part of a counter protest to a cancelled right-wing rally in San Francisco , Calif., Aug. 26, 2017. One of those targeted was Joey Gibson, founder of Patriot Prayer, who was chased and pepper-sprayed by a mob of leftist protesters before being rescued by police, according to SFGate.

by | August 28, 2017 | 05:53

The New York Times reported this week that Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are feuding bitterly, if privately, save for the occasional tweet . The speech also targeted fellow Arizona Sen. Bob Corker after the Republican lawmaker questioned the president's "competence" and "stability" last week.

by | August 28, 2017 | 05:53

Lufkin had a six-run comeback victory over Greenville, N.C., in the USA championship game Saturday to reach the final. That group had certainly played well throughout the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, and had reached the United States championship game of the tournament.

by | August 28, 2017 | 05:39

Fifty-nine percent of voters said they believe Trump is encouraging white supremacist groups, and 64% believe such groups pose a threat to the country, according to the poll . And just a week ago, Trump was riding much higher with GOP voters, garnering 81 percent support in the Politico/Morning Consult survey . Among Republicans, more respondents said they were more concerned about prejudice toward white people than toward minority groups-25 percent versus 21 percent.

by | August 28, 2017 | 05:38

Pacific Command (PACOM) released an initial statement noting that three short-range ballistic missiles had been launched at 10 minute intervals, with the first and third failing in flight and the second exploding shortly after launched. Missile testing by the Pyongyang regime is its traditional response to military maneuvers to annual south Korean forces and the united states. Since North Korea opposes restarting six-party talks, South Korea would back the US speaking directly with ...

by | August 28, 2017 | 05:39

Some officials from CIA, "The reports do not have any basis in fact". Though time and again, ministers in the government have repeatedly said that Aadhaar data is safe and secure as it is stored in encrypted form, but what raises the concern is that Cross Match Technologies is also the company that provides biometric solutions to the Unique Identification Authority of India.

by | August 28, 2017 | 05:22

North Korea has fired several unidentified projectiles into the sea in what appears to be the latest weapons tests for the country that has been rapidly expanding its nuclear weapons and missile program. The office said in a statement that the projectiles are believed to be rockets from a multiple-rocket launcher, as opposed to short-range ballistic missiles as was widely believed.

by | August 28, 2017 | 05:06

Police in riot gear lined up Saturday along a fence erected at the park after the right-wing group Patriot Prayer said it planned to hold a news conference at the location. "Moments before, they had jumped barriers and entered the police-guarded park". On Friday, as he canceled his rally, he announced he would still convene a press conference at 2 p.m.

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:40

Pacific Command. The second missile "appears to have blown up nearly immediately", the command said. It is notable that now a days joint military drills involving US and South Korean troops are being conducted. "Although the launches were no threat to Guam, it reminds us that we can not be complacent", said George Charfauros, the homeland security adviser on the USA territory.

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:33

Mexico will pay for it through reimbursement/other", Trump tweeted. Mexican country's foreign ministry in a statement said that Mexico would not pay for a wall or other physical barrier at the border "under any circumstances", reported the CNN.

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:23

John McCain of Arizona, slammed a Trump supporter who reportedly called for her father's death. "There are so many people who will not pull the lever for Jeff Flake". This week the president said he's willing to shut down the government if he doesn't get money for a wall. The about-face seemed to reflect the president's real-time internal debate between calls for moderation and his inclination to let loose.

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:24

Pacific Command says the projectiles were ballistic missiles. Two of the missiles failed in flight and the third blew up "almost immediately", said a spokesman for US Pacific Command. But North Korea has also released photographs indicating it is working on a new more powerful ICBM that could reach any place on the U.S. mainland.

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:15

However, stronger storms are possible and could bring about heavy rains and 30-40 miles per hour winds. Northeast wind around 5 miles per hour becoming southeast in the afternoon. East wind around 8 miles per hour. There is a slight chance of showers this evening, and a slight chance of thunderstorms tonight . Low: 72. High: 84.

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:14

The petitioner further pledged that law did not allow monitoring of trail court's proceedings and stated that order of completing probe against Sharif family within six months would affect proceedings. Despite whatever political opponents do, the PML-N would win bye-election of NA-120 with the grace of Almighty Allah, she said. As the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) inches closer to filing references against the Sharif family, the deposed premier, his children, son-in-law, and a close ...

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:13

He was later shown to be loaded into the back of a police van by officers at the scene. A woman was helped inside an ambulance before screaming: "I hate you, f*** you, I hate you... A LITTLE girl has been found dead after reportedly being shot in the neck . Forensic teams spent the night in the house and were still working at the scene early on Monday morning.

by | August 28, 2017 | 04:13

An unknown haze coming in from the sea has led to the evacuation of a beach on the southern coast of England. Emergency services have warned people on East Sussex coastline to stay away from beaches and keep doors and windows closed after around 50 people complained after a chemical "haze" descended on beach goers.