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by | April 26, 2017 | 22:42

He added that the sacrifice of the martyrs would "not go in vain". Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh accused the Chhattisgarh chief minister and other BJP leaders, who win elections from Naxalism-affected areas, of striking a "deal" with the guerrillas.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:41

His twin brother Gaurav who also sat for the JEE Mains 2017 admits an adrenaline rush before the results. JEE Main Paper 2 Result will also be announced on April 27, 2017 by the admission committee. A total of 11.98 lakh candidates had registered for the JEE main 2017 . The rank list is prepared through a normalisation process by giving 60% weightage to JEE Main score and 40% weightage to the 12th class percentage.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:40

The court said it had no jurisdiction over the electoral authority's decision . Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan waves during a ceremony to mark the National Sovereignty and Children's Day at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, April 23, 2017.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:40

Even the North Pole hosted its own science march. Cleveland's rally is a satellite march to the national one held in Washington , D.C., in addition to 500 other worldwide marches. Alfonso Arriola has been teaching middle school science in Portland, Oregon for nearly 19 years, and unlike the Earth Days he has planned in the past, this year he was marching with his students at a rally.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:38

Along with her husband and six colleagues at the foundation, Hijazi was eventually accused of sexually assaulting children and convincing them to join protests in favor of the Muslim Brotherhood. She was reportedly accompanied by her family and White House Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell, who had traveled to the region with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:36

The Staten Island centrist said he remained a no vote, partly because the legislation would increase Medicaid costs for New York City's five boroughs. The revision is aimed at drawing enough support from Republican moderates and core conservatives. In addition, states could also obtain a waiver from the rule that people can't be charged more for pre-existing conditions, but only if the state has another method of taking care of sick people.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:32

The twisted reality is that China is doing all of this to stop the deployment of a missile defense system, which is only necessary because China has aided and abetted North Korea for decades. President Donald Trump has sent more US military assets to the region in a show of force while leaning on China to exert economic pressure on its wayward ally.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:30

If Pope Francis has yet to pick a college football team to root for, Jim Harbaugh wants to make sure that his Michigan Wolverines get some serious consideration. "That was very emotional". "I was crying. I was trying to breathe". Defensive tackle Salim Makki, who describes himself as a devout Muslim, said in an essay that Pope Francis is one of his heroes.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:24

North Korean Defense Minister Pak Yong Sik said Monday that "the situation prevailing on the Korean Peninsula is so tense that a nuclear war may break out due to the frantic war drills of the USA imperialists and their vassal forces for aggression", according to The Associated Press.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:24

But when the Thunder missed their chance to foul early, Nene broke free to convert a three-point play at the other end that iced the game, at 111-107 with 11 seconds remaining. In Oklahoma City, Westbrook became the first player to notch up back-to-back triple-doubles in the same playoff series since Jason Kidd in the 2002 Eastern Conference finals.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:23

France hasn't been the centre of the world since the First Empire of Napoleon Bonaparte. As Le Pen took selfies with people outside the threatened plant, he was shown in a closed-door meeting with union leaders in the town of Amiens, dressed in a suit and tie.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:22

Emmanuel Macron is a former economy minister and Marine Le Pen is the leader of the National Front party. Her popularity has already outstripped that of her father, who stood in the 2002 presidential race. French centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron , speaks to journalists after a visit at the Raymond Poincare hospital in Garches, outside Paris , France, Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:20

The Knightscope droid was knocked down on its back - or maybe its front, it's hard to tell due to K5's nose-cone physique - while patrolling the parking lot near Terra Bella and Linda Vista Avenue, according to ABC7 News. "The robot hit my son's head and he fell down facing down on the floor and the robot did not stop and it kept moving forward", said the child's mother in July.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:17

Meanwhile, Le Pen announced she "was no longer president of the National Front" shortly after a party official predicted she could pick up disaffected supporters of failed left-wing candidate Jean-Luc Melechon. France's presidential election is widely seen as a litmus test for the populist wave that previous year prompted Britain to vote to leave the European Union and US voters to elect Donald Trump president.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:17

The U.S. Navy's 7 Fleet says these joint exercises "demonstrate a shared commitment to security and stability in Northeast Asia as well as the U.S. Navy's inherent flexibility to combine with allied naval forces in response to a broad range of situations".

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:13

Yet Tillerson sought to head off any criticism that the administration was being easy on Iran, describing a broad administration review of Iran policy that includes the nuclear deal and examines if sanctions relief serves US interests. The European Union's foreign policy chief, Frederica Mogherini, said last month after meetings with senior Trump administration officials she was reassured in the talks that the United States was committed to fully implementing the deal.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:11

To circumvent the order, the Municipal Administration Commissioner traced a report from November 11, 2016, which recommended that the State bring stretches of national and State highways coming under urban local bodies such as corporations and municipalities under the respective local bodies.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:10

The nuclear-powered USA submarine USS Michigan also made a port call to the South's Busan on Tuesday in another show of force. Trump subsequently spoke to Chinese President Xi Jinping about North Korea . Seventh Fleet said in a statement, "as well as the U.S. navy's inherent flexibility to combine with allied naval forces in response to a broad range of situations".

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:10

As if in step with Donald Trump's "Buy American, Hire American" executive order , the Australian government announced yesterday (April 18) it would toughen visa requirements for foreign workers to prioritize "Australian jobs and Australian values".

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:07

The executive order could be unveiled in short order. The White House is frustrated with Congress, which has yet to confirm Trump's trade czar and approve a 90-day notice to start NAFTA talks; the administration says it will be hard to get a deal as the Mexican election approaches.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:07

The child had been on holiday with her family at a holiday apartment in Praia da Luz. The Home Office confirmed last month that it has granted police officers £85,000 to continue with the case for another six months, and to date more than £11 million has been spent on the investigation.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:07

Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said the contracts for the plant's redesign would be signed on Sunday in Vienna with initial agreements having already been reached in Beijing, describing it as an important part of the Iran nuclear deal. Iran has long insisted its nuclear programme has no military goal. And Tehran has given no indication of wanting to ditch the deal, properly known as the JCPOA, or Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:07

People now holding a 457 visa will not be affected. Employers who fail to meet requirements - including advertising jobs over six months - will be named and shamed. The government has released a list of 216 occupations which will be removed from visa eligibility, these include: public relations manager, web developer, multimedia designer, media producer, art director, and director of photography.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:01

The US sees the SDF as the most effective force fighting ISIS in Syria supporting its push on the city of Raqqa, ISIS' self-declared capital. Dorrian says USA troops were about six miles (10 kilometers) from the strikes. flag on his chest. Pentagon officials say no USA embedded forces were at any of the sites targeted. The same day as Ankara's attack on what it called PKK affiliates in Syria and Iraq, Turkish state media outlet Anadolu Agency reported that two blasts in eastern Turkey ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:01

Perdue's nomination. As a farmer, agribusiness leader and an elected official in the State of Georgia, Gov. "Perdue is well-positioned to lead the USDA in helping create more opportunity for USA producers", Smith said . Perdue was confirmed easily with 87 Senators voting for him, including 35 of the 46 Democrats in the chamber. The U.S. Department of Agriculture oversees the U.S.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:00

Only the defeated far-left candidate, Jean-Luc Melenchon, pointedly refused to back Macron. She contends Macron's plan for France amounts to "fratricide" because, she says, it pits people and companies against each other, with the strongest winning.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:00

Jeremy Corbyn will promise to target the rich, claiming he will "put the interests of the majority first" and stand up for people held by a rigged economic system. "This is the most important message - we want to work together", he said. The political system was biased in favour of large companies, he said. "What the British people - what the people of the United Kingdom - voted for past year was for the UK to leave the European Union".

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:59

The Higher Education Act means the Central European University (CEU) in Budapest would be unable to award diplomas because it is registered in the US. In March, the Hungarian government proposed amendments to the national law on higher education, which were signed into law by the country's President Janos Ader on April 10.

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:58

The windfall came from the party's US headquarters and various locals representing mostly forest industry employees in B.C. She says the party is committed to standing up for B.C.in softwood lumber talks with the USA and making sure taxes are low to keep the province competitive.

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:56

South Korea's defense ministry said some elements of THAAD were moved to the site on what had been a golf course in the south of the country. Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have heightened amid concerns about a possible pre-emptive strike against Pyongyang by the U.S.

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:55

Although Bobbi Gibb was also in the race for the second straight year, one of the unofficial runners known as bandits, race director Jock Semple fumed at the sight of Switzer in an official bib and tried to pull her off the course. Both victors were running in their first Boston Marathons. Manuela Schar won the women's race in 1:28:17, breaking the previous record by more than five minutes.

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:53

He is a subject in investigations by intelligence committees in the House and Senate , as well as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, into allegations Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 U.S. On April 19, the White House sent the committee a reply, stating that any documents related to Flynn from before January 20 - the day Trump took office - were not in its possession and that any documents from after that date did not seem relevant to the investigation.

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:52

The result was a series victory for the home Rockets. The Rockets won 105-99 and advanced in the playoffs. Lou Williams scored 10 points to go along with James Harden's 11; Westbrook's 18 was the only player above 6 points for the Thunder .

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:49

That comes on the heels of news that Trump is also considering a big reduction in the top rate for corporations from 35% to 15%. Some Republicans appeared hesitant to embrace such a deep cut in corporate tax rates. That was true even using dynamic scoring, which takes growth into account. Cutting the corporate tax rate to 15 percent from its current 35 percent level was one of Trump's marquee campaign promises, part of his vision of carrying out "maybe the biggest tax cut we've ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 21:47

Ryan said , according to a senior GOP aide on the call. According to the Hill , Republicans say they are inching closer to a plan which would enjoy consensus across enough of the party to pass a bill, but is not actually clear whether they have actually crafted a plan capable of doing so .