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by | September 06, 2017 | 11:55

After the alliance between JD (U ) and BJP in Bihar, it was being assumed that at least two leaders will be given place in the Modi cabinet during the expansion. The national council meet will be an open session, and leaders close to Sharad are hopeful that JD (U) leaders from states other than Bihar and Jharkhand will turn up in large numbers.

by | September 06, 2017 | 09:20

He later added his administration is considering halting all trade with countries doing business with North Korea. Mr Trump has signalled repeatedly that he is ready to use force to stop North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons that could reach the continental US.

by | September 05, 2017 | 21:20

Gen. Esmaili noted that Iran will not hesitate to shoot down spy drones if they violate the country's airspace. USA officials have frequently complained of what they call unsafe and unprofessional interactions by Iranian maritime forces in the Gulf this year.

by | September 05, 2017 | 20:43

She collapsed at the door of her house after being hit by three bullets on the neck and chest. Police said that Gauri was getting out of her vehicle to open the gate of her house, when the assailants shot her. Speaking to the media, Siddaramaiah expressed his shock and sadness over the murder Gauri Lankesh . " Narendra Dabholkar , Govind Pansare , MM Kalburgi and now Gauri Lankesh ".

by | September 05, 2017 | 20:24

She contends a fix is needed for the economic and political systems in the US that the union believes are rigged to benefit big corporations over working people. "Many people are now working two and three jobs to support their families", St. Paul Regional Labor Federation President Bobby Kasper said. In San Jose, members of SEIU Local 521 caravaned to protest at various South Bay locations before holding a Labor Day picnic at the SEIU office on Zanker Road at noon.

by | September 05, 2017 | 20:17

Speaking at a news conference today, Putin dismissed a question whether he was disappointed in Trump as "naive". Asked how Russian Federation would feel if Trump were impeached, Putin said it would be "absolutely wrong" for Russian Federation to discuss domestic USA politics.

by | September 05, 2017 | 20:08

The new faces likely to join the union government include Bhupendra Yadav, Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, both Rajya Sabha members, Satyapal Singh, Prahlad Patel, Mahesh Girri and Harish Dwivedi (all members of Lok Sabha). "Their own prime minister (Manmohan Singh) had come from the same background", Jaitley said. The last Cabinet reshuffle took place in July a year ago, in which Modi inducted 19 new faces and elevated Minister of State for Environment Prakash Javadekar to Cabinet rank.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:22

The parliamentary battle over Brexit will begin on Thursday as the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill begins its journey through the Commons. The possibility of defeating the Government on any timetabling or "programme" motion is greater but some Tory MPs are signalling they don't expect to rebel on that either.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:23

Irma threatens Florida little more than a year after Hurricane Hermine made landfall in Northwest Florida. Forecasters expect Irma to reach the northeastern Leeward Islands as a category four hurricane on early Wednesday morning. Hurricane warnings were issued for the islands of Antigua, Barbuda , Anguilla, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saba, St. Eustatius, Sint Maarten, Saint Martin and Saint Barthelemy.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:21

Russian Federation demanded Sunday that the USA rethink its shuttering of Moscow's diplomatic premises, insisting that Washington bore sole responsibility for worsening ties after the "hostile act". Both North Korea's nuclear test and the border standoff between China and India were also discussed. "We signed today an agreement on joint work on information security and we cooperate in a consolidated fashion in global organisations", Putin said in his meet with Zuma.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:19

With this win, Thomas likely cements his spot as the Player of the Year, having now won five times this season including a major championship win at the PGA Championship . Leishman's hopes ended at the par-four 17. He three-putted from 51 feet at the par-3 11th and couldn't salvage an up-and-down at the 12th, missing his par putt from 12 feet.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:13

Tennessee played at the Chick-Fil-A classic at the Georgia Dome a few years ago, but it will be the first time the team takes the field at the newly built Mercedes-Benz Stadium, which has everything from a 360 degree Halo Board, 100 yard bar on the third floor and great side-lines.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:05

The DPRK Central Television said the test was carried out at the order of top leader Kim Jong Un , who chaired a meeting of the standing committee of the political bureau of the Workers' Party of Korea on the Korean Peninsula situation and made a decision to conduct the H-bomb test.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:00

New York Giants . If the union files a suit seeking an injunction that would vacate the suspension, Elliott could potentially be allowed to play while the case is working its way through the courts. Many are speculating Elliott will still be suspended , but that the amount of games will be reduced. The 22-year-old Elliott is accused by Tiffany Thompson of five domestic assault incidents in July 2016 in Columbus, Ohio.

by | September 05, 2017 | 18:50

Odinga, who also contested the presidential election in 2007 and 2013, repeated his statement after Friday's court ruling that the opposition would not participate in the re-run of the poll without changes to the election commission. Marietje Schaake, a Dutch Member of the EU Parliament who headed the EU Election Observation Mission, noted there were some problems with insufficient records for voters whose identification could not be verified, but said there were "no signs of centralized or ...

by | September 05, 2017 | 18:45

There have been critical voices today, including former party Chairman Grant Shapps, who compared May's statement to Margaret Thatcher's promise to go "on and on" . But the Prime Minister struck a more strident tone as she visited Kyoto, Japan's ancient capital, for meetings with counterpart Shinzo Abe . The former foreign and Conservative leader, who has been brought back as an advisor to the government , told Radio 5Live's Emma Barnett: "I don't think calling the election was a ...

by | September 04, 2017 | 12:14

Trump has said that it was a direct threat to the United States and as such, he has confirmed that he is due to meet with Generals Kelly, Mattis and other senior military officials at the White House later today. The United States, Japan, and South Korea are also allegedly calling for an global embargo to block oil exports to North Korea. "All components of the H-bomb were homemade and all the processes.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:48

The official says the White House proposal, which is not final, would make sure there's plenty of money available for immediate recovery efforts over the next several weeks. An additional $5 billion to $8 billion for Harvey could be tucked into a catch-all spending bill Congress must pass in the coming weeks to fund the government past September 30, according to the senior House Republican.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:47

Arkansas State's return for 63 yards for a touchdown was the first return touchdown against NU since 2001. Sophomore running back Tre Bryant was a star in Nebraska's backfield, toting the rock 31 times for 192 yards and a touchdown, averaging 6.2 yards per carry.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:39

On Sunday, Kim Jong Un's regime said North Korea's sixth nuclear test was a "perfect success" and involved a bomb created to be mounted on its newly developed intercontinental ballistic missile. Trump declined to dismiss the possibility of a USA attack on North Korea, responding to a reporter's question by saying only, "We'll see". When asked if he would attack the North, Trump said, "we'll see".

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:13

A voluntary evacuation means a threat to life and property exists or is likely to exist in the immediate future. "Firefighters will continue to work tirelessly, but we will not have the FEMA resources and boats to get into these areas and service people who remain in hazardous condition", said HFD Chief Samuel Pena.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:12

Protests continued on Sunday in Jakarta's city central, with dozens of people under Islamic groups and activist groups calling Indonesian government to be actively involved in solving the human rights violation against the Rohingya community.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:15

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has sent his foreign minister to Myanmar to urge its government to halt violence against Rohingya Muslims, he said on Sunday after a petrol bomb was thrown at the Myanmar embassy in Jakarta. "I am still waiting for my Nobel Laureate Aung San Sun Ki to do the same", she added. Around 300 protesters from Australia's Rohingya community have rallied outside Parliament House and called on the government to intervene to prevent violence against Myanmar's Muslim ...

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:11

The news was first reported Friday night by Inside U.S. Trade and then reported earlier Saturday by the Wall Street Journal and Washington Post . The move would have a negative impact on the nation's agriculture industry, according to the Nebraska Republican, who has long had a strained relationship with the president.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:11

George was promoting his new film , " Suburbicon ", which premiered at the festival. Both he and Matt Damon , Suburbicon's star, see a disturbing thread between the dark plot of the movie and current events - and specifically how it's tied to the violent clash between white supremacists and counter-protestors in Charlottesville .