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by | November 23, 2017 | 02:52

By fielding 33 Patidar candidates in the Gujarat polls so far and denying nominations to 29 sitting legislators, the BJP appears to be sticking with its strategy of preventing the numerically strong Patels from turning against the party, and attempting to blunt anti-incumbency with fresh faces.

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:53

He said a soldier laid down his life during the encounter while two others sustained injuries. The slain armyman has been identified as Sandeep Singh of 9-Sikh Li. Earlier this month, Army foiled multiple infiltration attempts from Uri, Nowgam, Machil and Gurez sector along the LoC in Kashmir and killed at least 13 terrorists who were trying to sneak into the Kashmir Valley.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:32

The Rustavi-2 television channel previously said that the objective of the special operation is the detention of two foreigners suspected of contacting terrorist organizations. According to unofficial reports, three suspects were arrested during the operation. The security service said several members of a "terrorist group" had refused to surrender and were firing and lobbing grenades from inside.

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:21

The announcement was made by Coquitlam RCMP Cpl. Coquitlam Search and Rescue is now in the process of extracting Poitras and the three dogs by a helicopter long line rescue. Her husband, Marcel, was at the search command post overnight and says one of the dogs with Poitras is elderly, potentially stubborn and may have refused to continue to walk.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:18

Ashok Kumar, the bus conductor first accused of the murder of Pradyuman Thakur , a class II student of Ryan International School in Gurgaon , has been released for jail. There were lot of differences between findings of CBI and Haryana Police. After spending four days in police custody, he was sent to judicial custody at Bhondsi jail on September 12.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:59

The Philippines government on Wednesday announced the end of the stalled peace talks with the New People's Army, a Communist rebel outfit considered a terrorist group by the USA and the European Union. Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief-of-Staff Gen. Rey Leonardo Guerrero said the military would do its best to protect and defend all peace-loving communities from the attacks of the communist rebels.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:42

He later tweeted, "The Government of Gujarat will not allow #Padmavati - a movie hurting sentiments of Rajputs - to get released in the State". The Gujarat government today decided that Padmavati will not be screened in the state till the Assembly elections.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:13

Day: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon/evening with a 20 percent chance for snow showers. TODAY: Sunny but cool. South southwest wind 10 to 15 miles per hour becoming west in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Lows 51 inland, 54 beaches. Winds could gust as high as 25 miles per hour.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:15

Twenty-four districts of Uttar Pradesh with 1.09 crore voters would elect 4,325 candidates for various positions in the local bodies polls. Amid rumours of large scale EVM tampering, reports of faulty voting machines and political clashes largely between supporters of the BJP and Samajwadi Party, the first phase of Uttar Pradesh's 230 civic bodies began on Wednesday.

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:51

In late September, patrol officers for Montgomery County stopped a vehicle in which Lopez-Abrego was the passenger, police officials said. According to charging documents, a member of the MS-13 gang told police that he and nine other gang members "had planned for approximately two weeks to lure the victim from the Annapolis area with the goal of killing him and disposing his body in the wooded area of the park".

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:26

Each was consensual. Those relationships have ended, ' the 68-year-old said in a statement. It was not clear why the photo was posted. The photo of Barton, a longtime congressman and staunch conservative, began circulating after it appeared on an anonymous Twitter account.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:36

About 50.9 million Americans travel 50 or more miles from their home, and 89 percent travel in a vehicle, according to AAA. Troopers will increase patrol for the holiday. The department's patrols also resulted in 275 driving while intoxicated arrests, 198 fugitive arrests and 141 felony arrests during the same time period.

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:27

Police say their patrol vehicle was seriously damaged in the accident but neither the officers nor any civilians were hurt in the crash. A Texas police department has released dash cam footage of a shocking close call involving their officers and an out-of-control drunk driver.

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:21

Those flights take off from Beijing, Shanghai, Shenyang, Dandong, and Vladivostok, according to the airline's website . Beijing has supported United Nations curbs on North Korean exports meant to pressure the government of leader Kim Jong Un to drop its pursuit of nuclear and missile technology but has argued against measures that might harm the country's public.

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:09

France has called for a United Nations Security Council meeting on the treatment of migrants in Libya and will seek sanctions if Libyan authorities do not take action, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said today. The move of Ivorian authorities comes days after the African Union (AU), civil society organizations and human rights watchdogs across the continent and beyond have expressed outrage after CNN last week aired a footage showing sub-Saharan migrants allegedly being sold at ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:41

Harlow asked about reporting that said Carper turned to Cohn during Trump's long-winded harangue and said, "Can't you just tell the president he's brilliant and say we're losing the conversation and hang up?" Reflecting on the events, Carper said, "I said to Gary, it was a room where we're all sitting around this big table, and I said, 'Gary why don't you do this, just take the phone from, you know, your cellphone back and just say, 'Mr".

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:47

The PM said the Government position had been made "very clear" in her speech in Florence in September, adding no other member of the European Union would have to pick up the UK's tab for the current budget cycle. He pointed to the "all-island" single electricity market, or specific regulations for plant health for the whole island of Ireland. The two-hour gathering of the key Cabinet Exit and Trade (Strategy and Negotiations) sub-committee followed suggestions Britain was preparing to double ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:07

The skeleton discovered was nearly 20ft long, and local officials found 45 vertebrae and 27 ribs. The giant bones excavated on an outlying Bering island belong to the animal which has been dead for almost 250 years and known as the enormous Steller's sea cow.

by | November 22, 2017 | 22:21

It will be available at Facebook's help center page by the end of the year. "It is important that people understand how foreign actors tried to sow division and mistrust using Facebook before and after the 2016 USA election", the company said in a blog post .

by | November 22, 2017 | 21:47

After crashing his vehicle, Lee fled on foot but was apprehended by Waterbury police officers a short time later and taken into custody, according to state police. Wolcott still closed in both directions for several blocks around the crash scene. Details of the charges against him weren't immediately released.

by | November 22, 2017 | 22:33

The Safety Council says historical trends show that on average, more than one-third of Thanksgiving Day holiday fatalities involve alcohol-impaired drivers. This Thanksgiving, Oklahoma Highway Patrol will take part in the annual "Interstate 40 Challenge: The Drive to Zero Fatalities" traffic safety initiative.

by | November 22, 2017 | 21:27

Lakewood police investigated texts between the suspect and Grote's sister, who attends Green Mountain High School, that mentioned a death list. Prosecutors said Monday in court that the teen knocked on Grote's door at 11 a.m. A GoFundMe page has been set up to help the family pay for Grote's funeral expenses. "She was the sweetest girl", Heldenbrand said. Makayla was the type of person that enjoyed life, especially racing and I know how involved she was in the circle track life.

by | November 22, 2017 | 22:07

The 21-year-old American has been a Victoria's Secret model since 2015, and one of the lucky few to don a pair of the coveted wings more than once (she's walked for VS four times already!). The petition , launched by three students from Leeds, criticised the marketing campaign for sending out a "damaging message" by failing to "celebrate the fantastic diversity of women's bodies".

by | November 22, 2017 | 20:44

Ronan O'Gara recently confirmed to RTE during Ireland's November internationals that he was in talks with joining the Kiwi side. O'Gara says Super Rugby is an incredible opportunity at this stage in his coaching career. Former Ireland fly-half O'Gara, who joined Racing as an assistant coach in July 2013, will begin his new role in New Zealand from 1 January 2018. "The key thing there is it is about people first and foremost".

by | November 22, 2017 | 21:01

Al Franken and the other "famous men" who have been accused of sexual misconduct, but she wouldn't answer Stephen Colbert when he asked if she thought Franken should resign . Franken long before he was Sen". Menz said she told her husband, Jeremy Menz, and father Mark Brown about it right away. "I take thousands of photos at the state fair surrounded by hundreds of people, and I certainly don't remember taking this picture", Franken told CNN .

by | November 22, 2017 | 21:24

Moscow said it would swiftly respond to what it claims was a crackdown on Russian media in the USA after RT ceded to pressure and labeled itself a foreign agent earlier this month. restrictions on two Russian media outlets, RIA news agency reported. Non-compliant foreign organizations could be blocked in Russian Federation without a court order.

by | November 22, 2017 | 19:27

Gomes was teaching English in South Korea when he crossed a frozen river between North Korea and China in 2010. The CHP officer stopped and tried to administer first aid, but Gomes was pronounced dead at the scene . She said her son's incarceration had affected him, according to the Los Angeles Times . In July of that year, Gomes attempted suicide while in custody, according to North Korean news accounts.

by | November 22, 2017 | 19:35

It is said that here Rana Ratan Singh showed a glimpse of legendary beauty of his wife Padmini to Ala-ud-Din Khilji through a mirror. But tampering with historical facts and defaming Rajput glory is something that can not be ignored. Well, we have to wait for the new release date now. Moreover, Kalvi spoke against SLB's portrayal of historical characters in the film and says "that the Karni sena has in fact increased Padmavati's TRP".

by | November 22, 2017 | 19:21

The Chinese foreign minister's statements came at a meeting with the South Korean diplomat, who will be here until tomorrow to discuss a tight agenda of bilateral issues. The agreement calls for South Korea not to deploy more THAAD batteries and forge a trilateral military alliance with the USA and Japan. Wang made the remarks during talks with his ROK counterpart Kang Kyung-wha.

by | November 22, 2017 | 19:41

The Department of Defense (DOD) is investigating three noncommissioned Army officers who allegedly broke curfew and met with foreign women during the 12-day, five-country visit to Asia, the Washington Post reports. Vice President Mike Pence's official visit to Panama in August, PressTV reported. Service members who travel alongside the president and other senior officials are required to register their contact with foreigners during worldwide trips in order to protect national security, ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 19:43

Barcelona's Portuguese midfielder Andre Gomes (R) and Juventus' forward from Croatia Mario Mandzukic jump for the ball during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg football match Juventus vs Barcelona , on April 11, 2017, at the Juventus stadium in Turin .

by | November 22, 2017 | 18:05

The first escape was on October 29 after he "forcibly removed his restraints" and ran from the jail while he was being booked. Coosa County Sheriff Terry Wilson said Vernon was allowed out of his cell to use a phone and was able to escape after he realized a door in that area wasn't properly secured.

by | November 22, 2017 | 17:57

The statement from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , who visited Myanmar last week, is the strongest USA condemnation yet of the military's crackdown against the Rohingya, which has triggered a major refugee crisis and escalating global outrage.

by | November 22, 2017 | 18:15

The Russian embassy in France is seeking the release of Suleiman Kerimov , an embassy spokesman said. His detention prompted angry Russian MPs to pass a resolution branding the arrest a violation of the 1961 Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, urging Moscow to press for his release.

by | November 22, 2017 | 17:49

An elite Roman Catholic school has covered up a statue it commissioned of a revered saint and a child after complaints that it could be misinterpreted as depicting a lewd act. The statue was initially covered with a sheet, but when that wasn't enough to save the blushes of staff and pupils, St Martin and his breadstick were fenced off.