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by | May 17, 2018 | 17:27

The ruling Trinamool Congress ( TMC ) has won 34 per cent of seats unopposed. Nearly 34 % seats in gram panachayat and panchayat samitis has been won by the TMC without any contest. As per latest trends available for panchayat samiti seats, the TMC has won 14 seats and leading in 24 seats. The central government has asked for a second detailed report on the violence, saying that the initial report was " sketchy ".

by | May 17, 2018 | 17:04

At least 2,400 other Palestinians were wounded in what was the bloodiest day of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict since the 2014 Gaza war. Eight children under the age of 16, including an eight-month-old baby, were among Monday's dead. "But above all these things, clothe yourselves with charity, which unites them in a flawless way". Meetings have been planned as a group; it is unknown whether Pope Francis will also hold private audiences with particular bishops.

by | May 17, 2018 | 17:05

The caption on the photo read, "Now that I graduated from @ KentState , I can finally arm myself on campus". "As a lady, I refuse to be a sufferer & the second modification ensures that I haven't got to be". Bennett said she had been planning the photo shoot with the "family" firearm for weeks leading up to graduation. But campus police can't always intervene fast enough, Bennett said, arguing that "pulling out a gun is easier than dialing 911".

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:49

The thunderstorms brought dangerously high winds, hail, lightning and flash flooding to parts of the northeast region early yesterday evening, downing trees and knocking out power-an estimated 100,000 CT residents lost power due to the storm .

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:50

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (confirmed socialist) on Wednesday threw his weight behind the European Union (EU) in salvaging the landmark Iran nuclear deal . Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel, left, greets European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker during a round table meeting of EU and Western Balkan heads of state at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursday, May 17, 2018.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:45

Sources said it was considering sending Justice Joseph's name, along with other names being considered for Supreme Court judgeships. At the May 11 meeting, the five-member Collegium agreed "in principle" to reiterate its January 10 recommendation to the government to elevate Justice Joseph.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:35

As bishop in North Carolina, he was one of the first to allow same-sex marriages to be performed in churches there. The night before the Trinity service, Curry was given the Hobart College Alumni Association's highest honor, the Medal of Excellence.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:34

Ties between North Korea and China are showing signs of improvement after going through a tough patch for several years caused by the North's defiant advancement of its nuclear and missile programs. A statement published by the state-run Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) said Pyongyang would never accept economic assistance from the USA in exchange for unilaterally abandoning its nuclear programme.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:08

It's unclear if the incident involved any criminal acts, but law enforcement officers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are also investigating. "They should have trapped the animal and had somebody take them and relocate the animals", the mother commented. The teacher, who remains unidentified, has been defended by the Facebook page for the school's Future Farmers of America alumni.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:10

And for the Europeans, the problem is made more acute by the fact that the disorder is largely created by their closest historical ally, the United States. The EU has discussed instituting a so-called blocking statute, which would shield European companies doing business with Iran. They backed plans to offer concessions if the United States gives Europe a permanent exemption from the tariffs, but added that the "EU will not negotiate with a gun at its head ".

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:05

The quick, fearless actions of Dixon Police Department school resource officer Mark Dallas stopped the gunman and saved many lives. Officer Dallas rushed to the area and confronted the suspect, who fled on foot outside the school.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:59

FEMA records indicate D'Elia's was the first death in the United States to be caused by e-cigarettes. Yet a Florida medical examiner confirmed Tuesday that an e-cigarette led to the death of former CNBC producer Tallmadge Wakeman D'Elia.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:57

Her mother told CPW officers she heard screaming and witnessed a large black bear dragging her daughter when she went to investigate. She yelled at the creature and it dropped the girl. "Fortunately she had no life-threatening injuries, no injuries to her brain or chest organs or abdominal organs and no fractures". Wildlife officers are confident the bear they killed is the same one that attacked the girl based on its appearance and behavior, but authorities won't know for sure until its ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:43

On occasion of the 70th anniversary of the 1948 Palestinian exodus, the Palestinian National Liberation Movement, Fatah, on Tuesday said people of Palestine are more determined to struggle for an independent Palestine with Jerusalem as its capital.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:46

If law enforcement finds you on the road unbuckled anytime or anywhere, you can expect to get a ticket, not a warning. Our law enforcement personnel see the consequences of not buckling up. "The best way to protect yourself in a crash is by wearing a seat belt ", said Mark Ezzell, director of the N.C. Governors Highway Safety Program.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:32

The driver managed to flee the scene and escape on foot into nearby residential buildings, though police say they have captured one assailant alive. The fifth suspect was later arrested, he added. A journalist who was at Riau police station at the moment of the incident was also injured as he was hit by a auto, according to Reuters. Media were at the station to cover a press conference about a drug bust when the attack happened.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:32

Barletta, who has 60 percent of the vote with 52 percent of the precincts reporting, will face incumbent Democrat Bob Casey in the November general election. Democrats will also pick a candidate in the 5th District, an area vacated by former GOP Rep. Patrick Meehan, where the Democrats are all but certain to make one of the 23 pickups they will need to take control of the House.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:20

Mahathir said that whether Najib would serve time in prison would depend on the results of an investigation. During his previous 22-year term... The country's constitutional king Muhammad V last week agreed to grant Anwar a full pardon after a request from Pakatan Harapan leaders.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:19

The 52-year-old's final match in charge was Saturday's 3-1 loss to Hoffenheim , which left the Die Borussen hanging on for fourth place . Dortmund travel to Hoffenheim on the last day of the Bundesliga season this Saturday knowing they only need to avoid defeat at the Rhein-Neckar-Arena to clinch third place.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:48

But they've chose to give away the game in Kiev on May 26 for free. BT also confirmed that the clash will be broadcast for free too. And, thanks to BT Sport, you'll be able to watch both matches for free online. For subscribers, the game is being screened on BT Sport 2 , BT Sport 2 HD and in 4K on the BT Sport UHD channel. If Virgin does opt to stream some matches exclusively online it will represent a further move towards such a system in football, with Facebook and Amazon both already ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:47

World Rugby said in a press release that in line with the decision of an independent disputes committee, " Russia will qualify for Rugby World Cup 2019 as Europe 1, joining Ireland, Scotland, Japan and the playoff victor in Pool A, while Germany will progress to the European playoff with Portugal, subject to the appeals process".

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:50

Per UEFA rules, a team is not allowed to substitute their goalkeeper, preventing Ireland from introducing Sean Bohan, and instead defender Oisín McEntee went in goal. Republic of Ireland senior manager Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane were both at the game and O'Neill made his way pitchside after the final penalty towards the referee .

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:34

Schulte's attorneys have said that Tor is used for all kinds of communications and have maintained that he played no role in the Vault 7 leaks . He denies those charges, saying the server the material was discovered on was available for use by as many as 100 other people.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:29

The FBI said there was no initial indication of terrorism, but the agency would continue to investigate out of caution. Chief Fennesy noted the building where the explosion occurred was being renovated. explosion. The other woman was burned and her head was bleeding. The nature of their injuries were not immediately known. Federal, state and local authorities, including the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security, are investigating the blast, which occurred on the first floor of a ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:31

A senior minister in Orban's new government said on Monday that Hungary would tighten the bill on non-government groups following the ruling party's big election victory last month, a move likely to dismay the European Union and rights groups.