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by | October 30, 2017 | 16:08

The march came after the Spanish government on Saturday sacked the entire pro-independence Catalan government, dissolved the regional parliament and called new elections in the region for December 21. If Mr Puigdemont and others refuse to step aside, they face possible arrest and prosecution on charges of rebellion - the maximum sentence for which is 30 years.

by | October 30, 2017 | 13:54

The present challenge to Article 35A in the Supreme Court is based on the ground that it could have been introduced in the Constitution only through a constitutional amendment under Article 368, and not through a Presidential Order under Article 370.

by | October 30, 2017 | 13:16

Indo-Italian ties got a breather when External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj visited the Vatican in September a year ago for the canonisation of Mother Teresa. The bilateral trade has reached $ 3.22 billion in the first four months of fiscal 2017-18. Gentiloni is accompanied by his wife and a 15-member Italian CEOs delegation.

by | October 30, 2017 | 13:11

Puigdemont rssaltou que não acata a aplicação do parágrafo 155 da Constituição espanhola - dispositivo que permite a intervenção do governo central de Madri na gerência de regiões autônomas. Segundo o texto, Rajoy assume as competências até então exercidas por Puigdemont. A União Europeia afirmou que a Espanha continua a ser a sua única interlocutora.

by | October 30, 2017 | 12:37

Shah is expected to hold around 15 meetings in his two-day visit to the state, news agency PTI reported. Himachal Pradesh will be the second state, after Goa, with 100% VVPAT (paper trail of votes) coverage. "Congress has sullied the name of the state, which is now known for wine forests and mining mafia, and illegal activities", he charged. Shah would campaign in the state for five days and address rallies at Banikhet in Dalhousie constituency and Chhalwara in Jwali on 30 October, ...

by | October 30, 2017 | 11:28

The bridge was located inside the state-run Kerala Minerals and Metals Limited (KMML) complex. The dead woman has been identified as Syamala Devi (56), a native of Kollaka in Chavara. "We will continue the search", said V Jayakumar, Sub Inspector of Police, Chavara. Meanwhile, the injured have been shifted to the nearby hospitals. The iron bridge across the national waterway which connects KMML with MS unit collapsed.

by | October 30, 2017 | 12:42

According to Russia's consul general in Svalbard, Viacheslav Nikolayev, the helicopter was owned by the Arktikugol coal mining company and was used regularly to fly the miners between Barentsburg and Svalbard's main town of Longyearbyen. The helicopter was equipped with life rafts. Earlier in the day, an Il-76 aircraft of the Russian Emergencies Ministry with rescuers and necessary equipment landed in Norway's Svalbard airport to assist in the search for the helicopter.

by | October 30, 2017 | 12:07

The Russian delegation at the talks is led by Presidential Envoy for the Syrian Settlement Alexander Lavrentyev, Iranian by Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari and the Turkish by Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Sedat Onal.

by | October 30, 2017 | 11:18

Dar has been ordered to appear in court at the next hearing on November 2. The assets are disproportionate to his known sources of income for which he could not reasonably account for. Abdul Rahman said he had two sacks full of record. However, all four witnesses will now reappear in court on Thursday. He, thus, can not show up before the court today, the counsel said and requested it to grant him exemption.

by | October 30, 2017 | 10:42

This is similar to the claims in the Hadiya case, where her marriage to Shafin Jahan was challenged by her father. Recently, the Kerala High Court held that all inter-religious weddings can not be viewed as " love jihad " as it upheld a marriage between a Hindu woman and a Muslim man.

by | October 30, 2017 | 11:19

The Trump administration has publicly released a list of more than three dozen Russian entities and individuals whom other countries and companies may soon be barred from doing business with under a sanctions law meant to punish Moscow for its interference in the 2016 USA election.

by | October 30, 2017 | 10:45

Sources said after the flight took off from Mumbai at 2:55am, an airhostess found a note in the washroom. The flight 9W339, which took off from Mumbai at 0255 hours, landed at Ahmedabad airport at around 0345 hours, after it was diverted for "security reasons".

by | October 30, 2017 | 09:18

The combination of high winds and more rain on top of an already saturated ground after last week's rain could result in downed limbs and trees. This is why there are flash flood watches posted. A Nor'easter is slated to bring heavy rain and strong winds to the city Sunday on the five-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. A Flood Watch is in effect for the area with heavy rain , high winds and embedded thunderstorms in the forecast.

by | October 30, 2017 | 08:03

Trump claims this shows that Clinton - and not the President - should be investigated for colluding with Russian Federation to influence the election. The New York Times has not affirmed that charges have been endorsed. Multiple congressional committees have undertaken their own investigations into Russian meddling in the elections, following up on the conclusion of US intelligence agencies that Moscow sought to sway the contest in favor of Trump - an idea that he has frequently dismissed ...

by | October 30, 2017 | 08:21

The series showrunners revealed that the series still centers around Queen Elizabeth II, as her majesty starts an illegal war in Egypt. Her role in Broadchurch had her dealing not only with a cheating husband but one that was also a serial killer; on Peep Show she expertly played Sophie, who tolerates main character Mark's quirks as stoically as anyone could.

by | October 30, 2017 | 07:50

The Chairman of the General Authority for Sports in Saudi Arabia, Turki Al-Sheikh, confirmed that stadiums will begin making preparations allow women in the stands, reported. "What's next? Night clubs?" said one Saudi Twitter user, echoing a deluge of social media comments expressing surprise over the accelerating pace of reforms.

by | October 30, 2017 | 07:01

At this point, we simply do not know the facts yet, so, trying to close the gap and say Clinton knew is tantamount to saying that Donald Trump knew about the meeting in Trump Towers. If anything can be considered opposition research, this is it. Officials from the Clinton campaign and the DNC have said they were unaware that Perkins Coie facilitated the research on their behalf, even though the law firm was using their money to pay for it.

by | October 30, 2017 | 06:55

In addition to the wind there is also a Flash Flooding Threat. Gusts to 50 miles per hour are possible. The peak of this storm will be from 8 3 a.m. Showers will become light to moderate by mid morning and continue into Monday afternoon before ending during the late afternoon and evening. In addition, the weather service noted, strong winds can make driving hard - especially if you have a high-profile vehicle - in open areas and on elevated roads and bridges.

by | October 30, 2017 | 06:51

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. During the talks slated for Nov 6, Abe plans to convey that he appreciates very much the USA leader keeping open what Trump has called the "military option" against North Korea while sharing concerns over China's maritime assertiveness in the disputed East and South China seas.

by | October 30, 2017 | 05:27

Police say the impact of the fall killed the driver, a 22-year-old woman from Olney, Maryland. While the boy's jump left Harris "incapacitated", he survived and was being treated for life-threatening injuries at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Harris died at the scene. Family members told News4 Harris was a student at Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia, and she recently had taken a trip to Budapest as part of a college course.

by | October 30, 2017 | 03:41

Republicans are set to propose an increase in the amount Americans can add to their 401 (k) retirement accounts each year, according to one key tax writer. The deduction is a widely popular break used by some 44 million Americans, especially in high-tax, Democratic-leaning states like New York, New Jersey, Illinois and California.

by | October 30, 2017 | 03:21

Islamic extremists have directed a death threat at the third in line for the British throne, Prince George. The communications have reportedly been intercepted via an instant messaging app called Telegram , and said: "Even the royal family will not be left alone".

by | October 30, 2017 | 02:54

On Wednesday, she spoke to reporters in Washington, D.C., along with Republican members of both the House and Senate . "Unfortunately, the Senate failed to pass the House's conservative budget that cuts spending", said Rep. Rep. Chris CollinsChristopher (Chris) Carl CollinsTrump ally: Timing on Russian Federation investigation tweet "could have been better" Ethics investigators looking into GOP rep's investment partners: report GOP rep unaware of health bill's impact on his state ...

by | October 30, 2017 | 01:18

The two SEALs in question were flown out of Mali shortly after Melgar's death and were placed on administrative leave. Army Staff Sergeant Logan J Melgar , from Texas, was found at USA embassy housing in Mali on 4 June. They said the organisation refused to comment on ongoing investigations. Some Senate leaders expressed surprise about the extent of USA military operations, renewing the debate over the authority for the United States' sprawling war on terror.

by | October 30, 2017 | 00:45

Police say the truck was eastbound on Condensary Road when it struck the rear of the buggy, which was carrying nine people. The collision caused extensive damage to the truck and buggy. The truck driver was not hurt but his pickup sustained extensive damage in the crash, which took place on a road near Sheridan village in central MI.

by | October 30, 2017 | 00:48

Both teams are coming off a win. Fitzgerald threw for a score and rushed 12 times for 82 yards, including a 45-yard touchdown as the Bulldogs built a 14-0 halftime lead. Below is a national reaction from Texas A&M's 35-14 loss to Mississippi State , including some Twitter reaction. State returns home next Saturday, Nov.

by | October 30, 2017 | 00:40

The Bucs defense, missing both starting cornerbacks due to injuries, held up well against Carolina. This was the first rushing touchdown by a running back for the Panthers this season. That kept the Buccaneers defense constantly on its heels as they had to counter-shift their own personnel throughout the 8:38, 17-play drive. Good things happen when you take a few deep shots.

by | October 30, 2017 | 00:29

Republicans are set to propose an increase in the amount Americans can add to their 401 (k) retirement accounts each year, according to one key tax writer. The outline of the Republican plan announced last month would cut the corporate tax rate to 20pc from 35pc, the small business rate to 25pc from up to 39.6 pc and the top individual rate to 35pc from 39.6pc.

by | October 30, 2017 | 00:46

The photo was later shared by the Alaska Department of Transportation, which quipped pilots should beware of " low sealings " at the airport. As much as the DOTPF crew was delighted to meet the chunky seal, the heavy storms that are now hitting Utqiaġvik escalated the urgency of removing the wild animal from the runway.

by | October 30, 2017 | 01:23

This was their second meeting and Srikanth has earned victories in both the encounters now between him and Nishimoto. The Malaysian legend achieved that feat in 2012 when he won the Korea Open and the Malaysian Open back-to-back and repeated it at the Japan Open and the Denmark Open later in the year.

by | October 30, 2017 | 01:03

The shipment is part of commitment made by the Government of India to supply 1.1 million tonnes of wheat for the people of Afghanistan on grant basis, read an MEA statement. It is a mere 100 kilometers from Gwadar, a Pakistani port developed with Chinese assistance, on which the Islamabad-Beijing axis has pinned its strategic and economic hopes.

by | October 29, 2017 | 23:36

After about a dozen strikes to the head, the robber manages to flee. The security guard, however, didn't give up and thus managed to foil the bid. In a 37 second video, released by the news agency ANI, a robber can be seen hitting the guard multiple times with a hammer before escaping.

by | October 30, 2017 | 00:44

This comes a day after the state government recommended a CBI probe into the case. Chhattisgarh Minister Rajesh Munat on Sunday said that he has requested Chief Minister Raman Singh , Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state president and national leadership for a high-level inquiry into the controversial sex CD scandal, allegedly involving him.

by | October 30, 2017 | 00:11

Around five of the deceased newborns were admitted in critical condition from other hospitals in the region. The five newborns from outside Ahmedabad were brought with critical conditions such as severe birth asphyxia, extreme preterm with birth weight 1.1 g (usual 2.5 kg), hyaline membrane disease and septicemia.

by | October 29, 2017 | 23:32

Pool reports stated Trump was greeted by one protester holding a sign reading "impeach" as he arrived this morning. Pool reporters first noticed the cyclist trailing the motorcade before she managed to snake her way next to the president's vehicle just outside of the Trump National Golf Club.