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by | November 11, 2017 | 19:06

But, Carme Forcadell will remain in custody until she can post the $175,000 bail. Judge Pablo Llarena wrote in last night's ruling: "All the accused. Catalonia's push for independence has divided Spain deeply, fuelling anti-Spanish sentiment in Catalonia and nationalist tendencies elsewhere. The independence declaration was annulled Wednesday by Spain's Constitutional Court, which had initially suspended the declaration last month.

by | November 11, 2017 | 20:03

Russian President Vladimir Putin today said accusations that Moscow meddled in USA elections, particularly through contacts with Donald Trump's campaign team, are "fantasies" and attempts to undermine the United States presidency. Trump also gave a loud airing to his "America First" rhetoric at the APEC summit. After Da Nang, Trump prepared to head north to Hanoi to meet with Vietnamese leaders on Saturday night and Sunday morning.

by | November 11, 2017 | 18:42

Mix Megapol, one of Sweden's most popular radio stations, had just finished playing Ed Sheeran and Carly Rae Jepsen when the show was interrupted by the recruitment song. In the morning the air commercial radio Mix Megapol listeners were forced to listen to half an hour of the propaganda song, "Glory to Allah" the terrorist organization ISIL* (organization banned in Russia).

by | November 11, 2017 | 18:35

Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersFive takeaways from the Virginia governor's race Bill de Blasio reelected NYC mayor Dems mull big changes after Brazile bombshell MORE (I-Vt.) in an interview late Wednesday declined to answer a question about whether he believes the 2016 Democratic presidential primary was " rigged ".

by | November 11, 2017 | 18:38

The IDF spokesperson added that the drone was downed by a MIM-104 Patriot missile. A military source later said it was unclear whether the UAV was indeed Russian-made. Damascus says Israel and its Western and regional allies are aiding Takfiri terrorist groups operating inside the Arab country, while the Tel Aviv regime's military carries out such sporadic strikes against Syrian government forces.

by | November 11, 2017 | 18:18

The second half of the weekend will bring some warming, with highs in the mid 40s by Sunday along with increasing clouds. Out of the 3 records we are discussing, I think we have the lowest chance of breaking this record. John Hammond, of online weather service weathertrending, said harsh winter conditions are showing signs of setting in early. It will remain brisk but the worst of the winds will be over by Saturday morning .

by | November 11, 2017 | 18:04

How is being a vegetarian and not having any addiction got to do with Gold Medal achievers? The varsity said on Friday evening that it will have discussions with the family members of Shelarmama over the criterion related to diet. Only students who are vegetarian and teetotallers will be eligible for gold medals to be given by a trust run by a yoga guru, says the institution, drawing flak from some quarters even though the varsity said it does not differentiate on the basis of food habits.

by | November 11, 2017 | 17:22

North Korea tested its first missile just 22 days after Trump was inaugurated on January 20. Air France Flight 293 had taken off from Tokyo when one of Pyongyang's missile flew close by before crashing into the Sea of Japan. "Every step you take down this dark path increases the peril you face". North Korean officials, who said they'd be watching the visit, were quick to fire back Saturday.

by | November 11, 2017 | 15:12

Speaking to the media, Delhi's Transport Minister Kailash Gehlot said that the state government will file a review petition in the NGT urging it to exempt the 2-wheelers and women. The tribunal also pulled up the CMD of DTC for not reading the former judgements on Odd Even Scheme and said that it was unfortunate. The tribunal also asked the Centre and Kejriwal government to name a big city where PM 10 levels were lower than 100 in the country.

by | November 11, 2017 | 13:50

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin are "highly likely" to meet this week just as the investigation into alleged Russian interference in the American presidential election gathers pace. A Kremlin spokesman said they agreed to support existing communication channels to ensure the security of the United States and Russian armed forces, as well as to prevent risky incidents involving the forces of partners fighting IS.

by | November 11, 2017 | 13:00

The Euphrates valley town of Rawa and nearby villages were bypassed by government troops and allied militia when they retook the Syrian border town of Al Qaim last week. The Lebanon-based Arabic-language al-Manar television network reported on Wednesday that Syrian army soldiers, backed by pro-government fighters from popular defense groups, had entered Boukamal.

by | November 11, 2017 | 13:26

They co-created her FX show, " Better Things ", for which Louis C.K. has also written, or co-written episodes. Five women came forward to tell The New York Times about various instances when the comedian masturbated in front of them. I am asking for privacy at this time for myself and my family. In the Times article, comedians Dana Min Goodman and Julia Wolov alleged that while with C.K., 50, in his hotel room after their show at the U.S.

by | November 11, 2017 | 13:04

La Nina is a climatic event which occurs as part of a natural weather cycle when temperatures in the Pacific Ocean drop below -0.5 degrees celsius. La Nina conditions were also present for the winter of 2016-2017 before returning to average conditions for the summer.

by | November 11, 2017 | 12:49

Talking to reporters here, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi sought to find "flaws" in the GST , saying it can not be a "one nation, one tax" if 40 per cent to 45 per cent of the goods or services are kept out of its ambit. It was not for nothing that Rahul went to the point of mocking GST as "Gabbar Singh Tax". The Centre does not know the meaning of GST. "We asked them for a simple version", he said.

by | November 11, 2017 | 13:03

During his address at the APEC Summit, Trump condemned the trade practises he claimed had put Americans out of work and warned that America would no longer "turn a blind eye" to trade abuses. Redressing the balance of trade between Asia and the United States is at the centre of Trump's "America First" policy he says will protect USA workers.

by | November 11, 2017 | 12:26

The Supreme Court on Thursday took a softer tone than the High Court did in its own ruling that jailed the former government members. Catalan Parliament Speaker Carme Forcadell has been taken to a prison here after failing to post the bail set by the Spanish Supreme Court in a sedition case involving the region's secession bid.

by | November 11, 2017 | 12:09

Earlier in the day, Chidambaram had said that Congress finance ministers would "force changes" in the GST rates in the meeting. The Congress has been batting for capping all taxes under GST regime at 18%, a demand rejected by the government.

by | November 11, 2017 | 13:10

SC and NGT have suggested 100 measures to curb pollution but you always opted for odd-even. The court also directed all the neighboring state governments and departments to ensure complete mechanism during environmental emergency. It was only one of the directions given by EPCA. "Delhi government will have to justify the implementation of this scheme". It even asked why the Delhi government why it has not gone ahead with sprinkling water on the city to combat the toxic smog, which has ...

by | November 11, 2017 | 11:51

Mr Creed recognises the idea that some people base their life and their income out of shows like these, but he says using animals in this way is no longer a "tenable proposition". He said bringing circuses in line with modern welfare standards would encourage greater numbers of the public to attend. NY made the same step last month, however the ban doesn't take effect until 2019.

by | November 11, 2017 | 11:21

Meanwhile rightwing populist Northern League leader Matteo Salvini said he "did not want" the votes of Fascist group CasaPound, which scored an unexpectedly high 9% in Ostia's municipal elections Sunday. "Ostia is "clan land", said sources". The incident occurred in a town whose council had been dissolved due to mafia infiltration, and the Spada family is known to authorities in relation to suspected organised crime.

by | November 11, 2017 | 11:13

Do you know someone who would rob a donut shop but give out treats to customers during the heist? A suspected robber handed out doughnuts to customers during a burglary. All three of the robbers then fled the location and are still being sought by police. The three men are charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon - not the donuts.

by | November 11, 2017 | 12:26

The 11 counties remaining in the trade pact rejected by Trump in January have been working to revise the deal to allow them to proceed without USA involvement. Leaders of the world's two largest economies on Friday (Nov 10) offered starkly contrasting priorities for their trade ties with the rest of the region.

by | November 11, 2017 | 10:25

That's so good, you should do this for a living. But not everyone is happy about her "tell-all" about what she says really went down in the 2016 presidential election. For Brazile , it was typical spin. "Your information is totally false". Brazile has spent the week trying to walk back her "rigging" comments from her book after Democrats blasted her for exposing one of oft-repeated charges by Bernie Sanders supporters that he was never given a fair chance of winning the nomination ...

by | November 11, 2017 | 10:44

He said the step of lowering of GST on all types of restaurants to 5 per cent is a "huge relief compared to even the pre-GST era" and will "warm millions of hearts in urban India" and would expand the "fan base of the Prime Minister". "These recommendations are in the spirit of the continuous feedback we are getting from various stakeholders on GST", he tweeted. Senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday accused the Modi-led government of amending major ...

by | November 11, 2017 | 09:44

They have bravely answered the call to serve in the finest military force in the world, and they have earned the dignity that comes with wearing the uniform and defending our great flag. This was followed by Operation Enduring Freedom comprising several subordinate operations including America's War on Terrorism being fought principally in Afghanistan.

by | November 11, 2017 | 10:16

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department officers responded after someone called 911 about someone who was in possession of a homemade explosive device. During the investigation, police determined that Fells had made the device. On Friday, detectives obtained warrants against both Fells and Dandan.

by | November 11, 2017 | 06:39

To overcome this ordeal, both border guarding forces need to revive the spirit of 2003 ceasefire agreement. The talks ended with both sides agreeing on constant endeavor to maintain peaceful and tranquil borders. Major General Muhammad Saeed, Director General, Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) led a 19-member Pakistani delegation to India. Both delegations had representatives from respective Home and Foreign Ministries and officers from narcotics control and survey departments.

by | November 11, 2017 | 06:23

The JCS said the three U.S. Nimitz-class supercarriers - the "largest warships in the world" - will not be deployed on the Korean peninsula at the same time. The 7th Fleet said the three carrier strike groups "will conduct coordinated operations in worldwide waters in order to demonstrate the U.S. Navy's unique capability to operate multiple carrier strike groups as a coordinated strike force effort".

by | November 11, 2017 | 04:52

Activities have been suspended at all fraternities on the University of MI campus following multiple reports of misconduct, including sexual assault and hazing. New member activities have also stopped, Broekhuizen said, except when officials from national organizations visit the Ann Arbor campus to "initiate the new members in a supervised capacity".

by | November 11, 2017 | 05:48

The National Green Tribunal ( NGT ) has said it would examine the Delhi government's decision to roll out odd-even vehicle rationing scheme for five days starting from November 13 at 2 pm today. Health experts said that the high levels of air pollution level may result in increase in cases of stroke, heart disease, lung cancer and both chronic and acute respiratory disease, including asthma.

by | November 11, 2017 | 05:03

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.90, a current ratio of 0.50 and a quick ratio of 0.29. About 94,289 shares traded. Genius Brands International, Inc.is a content and brand management company. In other Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. news, insider Jeff R. Selvidge sold 5,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 14th.

by | November 11, 2017 | 03:09

All seven of Tech's runners ended the race in the top 45. In week six of the USTFCCCA NCAA Division I Regional Rankings, Kansas State is ranked 12th in the Midwest region, while Midwest Regional host, Iowa State , takes the top ranking. "We are excited at the prospect of going full strength next week in Louisville". UVa's Frances Schmiede finished seventh, earning an automatic bid to the national meet as one of the top four individuals not on State or Furman .

by | November 11, 2017 | 02:47

Pointing out that the Centre has given him the task to restore peace in Kashmir and find out some solution, Sharma said that this is what he and everybody wants. In a joint memorandum, they sought the setting up of an institutional mechanism for the welfare of the displaced community. Many deputations appealed the interlocutor for declaring state holiday on the birth anniversary of Maharaja Hari Singh and tax free Lakhanpur toll plaza to ensure "one nation-one tax".

by | November 11, 2017 | 03:57

One adult male, one adult female, two teenage females and one very young boy. 'Preliminary evidence suggests a murder suicide, ' Mapleton Police Chief John Jackson said in the news release. More details will be added as they are released. Officers said they are not searching for suspects at this time. The bodies were be turned over to the State Medical Examiner's Office to officially determine causes of death.

by | November 11, 2017 | 03:09

A weekly overview of the chatter from Kensington Palace and beyond. The Diane von Furstenberg "Zarita" frock is a favourite of thrifty Kate's - and is similar to one worn by Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle . Tuesday's gala benefited the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families , an organization dedicated to mental health accessibility and treatment for young children in need.