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by | November 22, 2017 | 15:46

The PAAS leader said the Congress had "accepted all issues" and had agreed to give Patidars reservations if they won the Gujarat polls. "We are accepting the formula given to us by the Congress party". Congress on Monday night released its 2nd list of 13 candidates & also replaced 4 candidates with PAAS members in the list released earlier. "I am forecasting that in the first place, Congress will not come to power in Gujarat and even if they do, they would only say that we tried, but ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 16:44

Located about 200km north of Baghdad, Tuz Khurmatu is one of the disputed areas between the Iraqi central government and the Kurdistan Regional Government. The death toll is expected to rise, according to police and medical sources. No group has immediately claimed responsibility for Tuesday's attack. It was the scene of deadly violence in mid-October when Iraqi forces retook it from Kurdish forces in response to the Kurdish independence referendum the previous month.

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:59

United Nations special envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura was also present at the meeting. With the balance of military power arrayed decisively against them, the Syrian opposition looks stuck between either accepting a seat at Assad's table or being militarily crushed by his Russian and Iranian allies.

by | November 22, 2017 | 16:08

Police will register cases against Mangalam TV and its parent company under IPC sections 120 B, 201, 294, 463, 464, 469 and 470. Saseendran, a Nationalist Congress Party leader, was forced to resign in March this year after a newly-launched Malayalam television channel, Mangalam, released an audio clip in which he was purportedly heard talking to a woman in a sexually explicit tone.

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:38

It has raised several regiments of this formidable weapon. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman congratulated DRDO and BrahMos for the achievement. Chairman of DRDO and Secretary of Department of Defence Research and Development S Christopher also congratulated the scientists and engineers for the excellent text book kind of flight test.

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:33

The Interior Department proposed hiking peak-season entry fees at 17 of the country's most popular national parks as a way to help pay for systemwide infrastructure improvements. Much of the impetus for the proposal is a maintenance backlog at national parks that numbers into the hundreds of millions of dollars. Douce said that is not enough to keep the backlog of repairs from growing and that many low-income families will no longer be able to afford to visit the 17 parks .

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:23

After three hard years, they reinforce the gathering strength of belief in the future of the UK North Sea as we move slowly out of the downturn caused by the oil price slump. "It will also broaden our role as an operator, which will enable us to maximise performance from Bruce, Keith and Rhum, complement the continuing good performance from Erskine and deliver further value growth".

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:32

But in recent days progress has appeared to stall, with Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah suggesting the Palestinian Authority needed full security control of Gaza before further steps could be taken. Egyptian authorities Tuesday closed the Rafah border crossing with the blockaded Gaza Strip, according to the Palestinian Interior Ministry. The closure comes as Palestinian factions held a fresh round of talks in Cairo aimed at healing a decade-long rift between Hamas and rival group ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:43

The counsel also requested the court appoint a legal representative (pleader) on the minister's behalf so the proceedings can continue. The court had summoned four witnesses of the prosecution including Malik Tayyab, Shehbaz, Mazhar Bangash and Rashid in the court today.

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:59

The group is based in neighboring Borno state and has been blamed for scores of similar attacks over the years. No group has so far claimed responsibility for the suicide blast, but the security authorities and local residents are suspecting terrorist group Boko Haram to have carried out the attack.

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:58

The talks between Kang Kyung-wha, the South Korean diplomat, and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing came shortly after a Chinese special envoy wrapped up a visit to North Korea, which China is attempting to convince to return to nuclear disarmament talks.

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:38

The banned Jamaat-ud-Dawah head, who carries a bounty of United States dollars 10 million announced by the U.S. for his role in terror activities, has been under detention since January this year. Hafiz Saeed along with his four aids - Abdullah Ubaid, Malik Zafar Iqbal, Abdul Rehman Abid and Qazi Kashif Hussain - were taken into custody by the Punjab government on January 31 this year.

by | November 22, 2017 | 14:40

Mr Varadkar said his government was opposed to a return to Westminster direct rule as it existed in Northern Ireland pre-1998. With the Brexit talks entering a decisive period before the December deadline for a resolution to the first phase - which includes progress on the issue of the border - SDLP leader Colum Eastwood says there needs to be sufficient clarity that there will be no hardening of the border.

by | November 22, 2017 | 15:12

Presiding Judge Alphons Orie, wearing a red and black robe, opened the hearing by greeting lawyers and then giving a background of when Mladic was indicted, when he was captured, details of the trial and detailing the charges against Mladic.

by | November 22, 2017 | 14:04

Led by an increasingly militant Saudi Arabia, most of the Arab League condemned actions taken in the region by Iran and its Lebanese ally, Hezbollah, but the three countries most affected by the war against the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) did not sign on.

by | November 22, 2017 | 13:10

Hormel Foods Corporation now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $34.44. BMO Capital Markets reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $38.00 target price on shares of Hormel Foods Corporation in a report on Monday, November 6th.

by | November 22, 2017 | 11:42

Earlier, Britain's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Matthew Rycroft, in a statement said it made a decision to withdraw Sir Chris Greenwood as a candidate for re-election as a Judge of the International Court of Justice. After former Navy official Kulbhushan Jadhav's case, now on death row in Pakistan, reached the ICJ, there was an understanding that having an Indian nominee in the ICJ was a priority.

by | November 22, 2017 | 12:32

Police on the southern Japanese island reportedly arrested a 21-year-old Marine on suspicion of drunken driving, The Associated Press reported , citing Kazuhiko Miyagi of the Okinawa police. Several eyewitnesses said James-McLean's truck entered the intersection at a red light and crashed into Taira's vehicle, which was turning right from the opposite lane.

by | November 22, 2017 | 11:20

Navy aircraft carriers, "ensuring victory at sea through logistics". Eight of the crew members have been rescued, though it was not clear yet whether they were injured, said the reports. on Wednesday. It said the ship was operating in the Philippine Sea when the crash happened at 2.45pm Japan time (5.45am GMT). The Reagan crew is conducting search and rescue operations and trying to recover the crew.

by | November 22, 2017 | 12:39

North Carolina, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and California participated in the challenge previous year. We want you to be able to enjoy a wonderful holiday with family and friends. With the Click It Or Ticket campaign underway, The N.C. Highway Patrol is also participating in a nationwide zero-fatality Thanksgiving challenge along Interstate 40.

by | November 22, 2017 | 12:12

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions against 13 Chinese and North Korean organisations Washington accused of helping evade nuclear restrictions against Pyongyang and supporting the country through trade of commodities like coal. The editorial, carried by the state-run news agency, threatened "merciless punishment". Treasury targeted four Chinese shipping companies and one executive for shipping hundreds of millions of dollars worth of computers, equipment, fuel, minerals and items ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 12:10

Rukhmabai Raut was one of the first women doctors to practice medicine in British-ruled India. Rukhmabai was the first Indian woman to practice medicine in India under the British Raj. 68 years after her bold step, the Hindu Marriage Act was passed in 1955 that recognised the consent of both husband and wife before entering into a conjugal relationship.

by | November 22, 2017 | 11:34

Millsap, one of the most valuable players for the short-handed Nuggets , is averaging 15.3 points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game this season. It would also delay the cohesion being built between Millsap and the rest of the roster that is necessary for the Nuggets to be a playoff contender. Stay tuned for the latest Paul Millsap injury update.

by | November 22, 2017 | 10:17

Barcelona want to prove they have learned from their last trip to Turin when they face Juventus in the Champion League on Wednesday, says Ivan Rakitic. "I don't feel the pressure of being the new Messi". Dybala was asked if he is committed for life to Juventus , something that Juventus sports director Giuseppe Marotta wants.

by | November 22, 2017 | 10:02

The men were detained on Tuesday following large-scale raids in four cities involving approximately 500 officers led by the Hessian State Criminal Police and the Attorney General of Frankfurt, a joint statement by the two agencies said. Authorities said that the men had not yet finished preparing their attack, but did not provide further details. The German intelligence official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told CNN the suspects had been doing target reconnaissance of the areas in ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 07:22

Meanwhile, Shyma has apologised to all who were offended by the video. "Singer Shyma presents a lesson in depravity to youths", Egyptian newspaper Youm7 observed. "I didn't imagine all this would happen and that I would be subjected to such a strong attack from everyone", she wrote on her now-deleted Facebook page.

by | November 22, 2017 | 08:05

John Lennon's diaries on display during a news conference in Berlin . REUTERS/Florian BoillotPolice arrested a man in Berlin on Monday suspected of receiving the 86 stolen items, which include Lennon's last diary that ended on the day he was shot and killed in NY on December 8, 1980.

by | November 22, 2017 | 06:56

The stock's last price was higher from the average trading price of 50 days recorded at $173.94 while enlarging the period to 200 trading days, the average price was $156.89. shares while 6 reduced holdings. 184,809 were reported by Putnam Invs Llc. Davenport & Communications Ltd Liability accumulated 830,205 shares or 0% of the stock.

by | November 22, 2017 | 07:45

Mohanty, who was Additional Chief Secretary rank officer and belonged from the 1977 batch of Rajasthan cadre, had even retired while being on the run. Mohanty has been absconding since an FIR was lodged against him at the Mahesh Nagar police station following directions by a lower court in 2014. During the last hearing in the rape case, a city court had ordered the police to submit list of Mohanty's properties by next hearing scheduled for December 4 and surrendered just days ahead of the ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 07:32

The 36-year-old further said she very much looks forward to her visit. According to a report in Telangana Today , Three special teams from the Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) will examine the raw material that will be used to prepare food for US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump during her stay at Hyderabad .

by | November 22, 2017 | 07:52

Speaking to ANI, the woman said, "My husband gave me Triple Talaq over the phone and also threatened to kill me. The priest had to tell him that this is a temple, not a mosque", Mr. Bhansali has been under attack from the group since he started shooting for the movie. CBFC Chief Prasoon Joshi is trying to resolve Padmavati issue through 'dialogue.

by | November 22, 2017 | 06:42

Flavio Volpe, president of the Canada's Automotive Parts Manufacturers' Association, said there was little chance of making substantial progress on autos in Mexico City, as the US demands were still not fully understood. Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo on Tuesday said his government would put forward a counterproposal to a key USA demand in negotiations to rework the NAFTA trade deal once it has properly understood the proposition.

by | November 22, 2017 | 06:20

Her leader, former senator Nick Xenophon, was one of the so-called Citizenship Seven to front the High Court this year over dual citizenship issues, but was cleared by the court over potentially being entitled to British citizenship rights via Cyprus.

by | November 22, 2017 | 05:41

The Wall Street Journal reported , "Robert Mueller's investigators are asking questions about Jared Kushner's interactions with foreign leaders during the presidential transition, including his involvement in a dispute at the United Nations in December, in a sign of the expansive nature of the special counsel's probe of Russia's meddling in the election, according to people familiar with the matter".

by | November 22, 2017 | 04:56

Gov. Mark Dayton will schedule the special election. Republican state Rep. Tony Cornish said Tuesday he intends to resign around December 1. The leadership of the Minnesota House asked Cornish to offer his resignation. "I want to change the culture". Port tells The Associated Press that she hopes Schoen's resignation is the start of changes to the way that women are protected in the workplace.