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by | November 30, 2017 | 13:01

India and Pakistan , formerly only observers in the SCO, joined as full members in June 2017. Asked whether she will have bilateral meetings with the Pakistan Foreign Minister or call on Chinese premier Li Keqiang, Kumar said her schedule is still being finalised.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:18

University President Teresa Sullivan has also expressed her concerns with the House bill. Taxing graduate school tuition waivers promises to have a profound negative effect on the ability of our nation's research universities to impact areas critical to strengthening our nation's competitiveness in the global marketplace.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:43

Mr. Madhusudanan was the candidate of the then AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) in the rescinded bypoll to the constituency in March. The RK Nagar by-election was cancelled earlier this year over allegations of voters being bribed. Mr Dhinakaran - who is the nephew of jailed leader VK Sasikala, also evicted by the united EPS and OPS as AIADMK chief - could play spoiler for Mr Madhusudhanan but the party reckons that the damage should be limited.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:25

The Bosnian Croat leadership, along with Croat leaders, wanted to make this territory part of a "Greater Croatia", the ICTY said when the case first went through the court. "It is a humiliation of this institution which has existed since 1993". It is a ruling at odds with the view from Zagreb, where Croatia's own 1990s war is seen as one of liberation and self-defence against Belgrade aggression as Yugoslavia fell apart.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:00

A gunfight broke out between a between a joint team of Army, CRPF and Budgam police and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district on Thursday. "Firing is on in the area and we suspect two to three militants are trapped", said a police officer. A teenager was also injured in the clashes. Meanwhile, mobile internet services have been snapped in Budgam as a precautionary measure .

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:15

But the government is yet to decide the time-frame for the process, the Indian Express reported. The move to roll back the cattle slaughter notification was made after feedback from several states, sources further told India Today . The government's decision in May had sparked outrage, notably from states such as Kerala , West Bengal and Meghalaya on the grounds that it related to an issue under their jurisdiction.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:04

Prince Miteb was considered a contender for the throne a few years ago and was believed to have opposed Prince Salman from becoming a crown prince. Saudi information ministry officials could not confirm the development but posts on social media by members of the royal family suggested he had been freed.

by | November 30, 2017 | 01:46

It's a victory for MI schools after U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos approved the implementation of the federal Every Student Succeeds Act in the state. That means students ought to be able to complete the FAFSA form from their mobile devices - and do so quickly and efficiently, she said . The hearing, led by Sen.

by | November 30, 2017 | 01:49

In a video clipping which has since gone viral on the social media, Aparna is seen leading a group of women dancers on stage at the family function. Aparna Yadav danced to the " Ghoomar " song of the yet-to-be-released movie while celebrating her younger brother Aman Bisht's engagement ceremony at a five-star hotel in Lucknow on Saturday, raising the hackles of elements opposed to the film.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:36

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A beta of 1.0 indicates that the stock's price will move in lock-step with the market. Investors as well as the sell-side will be paying close attention to how the actual numbers compare with the estimates. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 3.00 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

by | November 30, 2017 | 01:39

Weiss Multi accumulated 9,255 shares or 0.09% of the stock. 422,858 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 639,914. (NYSE:MLM) has risen 23.49% since November 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas accumulated 3,000 shares. Daiwa Securities Grp Incorporated reported 56,350 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. The SI to Martin Marietta Materials Incorporated's float is 3.09%.

by | November 29, 2017 | 23:58

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:14

A field test confirmed the suspected substance to be the toxic ricin. No individuals appear to have been exposed to the poison, and the potentially contaminated areas have been evacuated, according to a joint press release issued Wednesday morning by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Vermont departments of Public Safety and Health.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:34

Changes to the Mazda6's exterior are light; the sedan's signature chiseled body and swooping curves return anchored by a pumped-up grille with studded accents and a more creased front bumper. For 2018, the Mazda6 offers two powertrain options in the USA -the familiar, naturally aspirated 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque and the peppier 2.5-liter turbo-four from the Mazda CX-9.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:35

The video shows that the officer who got shot fell to the ground in pain. A police officer in OH has been hospitalized after his partner accidentally shot him with a stun gun while trying to apprehend a suspect. The officer who was struck has been hospitalized, and he is expected to fully recover. The officer who fired the stun gun is being dealt with internally by the police department.

by | November 30, 2017 | 01:05

Tampa Bay has dropped two straight for the first time this season after a boring effort in a 3-1 loss at Washington on Friday and Saturday's 5-2 loss at Pittsburgh in which it allowed three 5-on-3 goals. Joonas Korpisalo, making a rare start in place of Sergei Bobrovsky, made 29 saves in regulation and overtime for the Blue Jackets. Zach Werenski had a goal and an assist, and Josh Anderson also scored for the Blue Jackets.

by | November 29, 2017 | 23:40

Citing interviews with dozens of local residents, Somali army officials and politicians, the Daily Beast reported Wednesday that U.S. Special Operations forces and Somali soldiers killed 10 civilians, including at least one child, during an August 25 raid on a farm in the southern village of Bariire.

by | November 29, 2017 | 23:55

The negotiations have achieved little in the seven previous rounds but there are hopes the latest may make some progress in ending the more-than-six-year conflict. He said the talks may stretch into next week. Hariri said detainees number more than 200,000. The envoy has said he would push for direct talks once the opposition unified, but a source close to the government told AFP Damascus would not agree to sit around a table with rebel negotiators at this stage.

by | November 29, 2017 | 23:46

Heavy slag in the river waters has made it unfit for consumption, an official said, adding that a thick cement-like material has made the water unusable for all purposes. The Arunachal Pradesh MP further said there is no other reason for the mighty Siang, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, getting dirty in the month of November than a heavy land excavation in the Chinese side and that has to be verified by an global team.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:01

Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, indicating it will revisit the judgement by a two-judge bench which had directed formation of committees to scrutinize complaints of dowry harassment before police act on them. "(Section) 498A is an IPC offence. It had then proceeded to issue notice to the Centre and also appointed Senior Advocates Indu Malhotra and V Shekhar as Amicus Curiae to assist the court.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:18

On December 7, the Committee on House Administration will hold their second hearing on sexual harassment, focusing on the reporting and settlement process within the Office of Compliance. The Latest on Congress and allegations of sexual misconduct against lawmakers. Marino's announcement followed a similar announcement by U.S. Rep.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:15

Blankenship was sentenced to a year in prison in April 2016 for conspiring to violate federal mine safety standards, following an explosion in 2010 at Massey's Upper Big Branch mine that killed 29 people. WCHS said Blankenship would run as a Republican for the seat in the heart of US coal country. He is a former West Virginia governor who succeeded Democrat Sen.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:33

Melania Trump tweeted , "@WhiteHouse is ready to celebrate! Now President Trump has weighed in. It was not immediately clear if Trump in his post was calling for a wider boycott against CNN or one by White House staff. Wearing a winter white dress with cape-like sleeves and gold-toned heels, Mrs Trump descended a staircase from the residence to the Grand Foyer and spent a few minutes taking in the ballerinas before she joined a group of children making paper wreaths and other decorations ...

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:19

The driver of the auto that was being chased was airlifted to the hospital, KTLA reported. The deputies initiated a traffic stop and a female passenger exited the suspect vehicle, which sped away. All lanes of Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu are shut down following a violent and fiery crash involving four vehicles. At least one of the vehicles caught fire following the collision, resulting in a small brush fire.

by | November 29, 2017 | 22:41

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office homicide investigators obtained an arrest warrant for the 15-year-old boy, who was stopped Friday night near the border at Buffalo, New York, according to law enforcement agents. Officials said weapons were missing from both homes and the grandmother's auto was also gone. A Florida teenager was arrested in connection with the murder of his grandmother after they both were reported missing and the grandmother's body was found buried in a shallow grave.

by | November 29, 2017 | 22:44

Analysts say the popularity has been driven by growing interest from major investors and a decision last month by exchange giant CME Group to launch a futures marketplace for the currency, which has not been listed on a major bourse before.

by | November 29, 2017 | 20:28

Zarrab, dressed in tan prison fatigues, told a NY jury that Mehmet Hakan Atilla, a deputy chief executive officer at state-run Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS , "made contributions" to a years-long plot that funneled Iranian funds through the USA financial system, in violation of US sanctions.

by | November 29, 2017 | 20:16

The ethics committee found he shared the accuser's name with another Assembly employee who revealed it to others. As part of the disciplinary action, McLaughlin will be prohibited from having interns. "This is a political witch hunt and I am not lying down taking it", he said. The sanctions, handed down Wednesday morning, follow an investigation by an independent outside counsel and recommendations made by the chamber's Ethic's Committee.

by | November 29, 2017 | 21:41

Mawarire had been vocal about the discrimination suffered at the hands of former president Robert Mugabe and the Zanu-PF led government. The former president, who stepped down after soldiers placed him under house arrest, was long accused of using the courts to hound his political opponents.

by | November 29, 2017 | 20:10

The Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar has warned he will block any move to the next stage of Brexit talks unless the United Kingdom gives an assurance in writing that it will not reimpose a hard border. As you'll see below, opinions on the matter varied wildly and as for the drawing of the border line, well, in some cases, it left more than a little to be desired.

by | November 29, 2017 | 19:35

Hamas movement and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah Party signed a reconciliation agreement in Cairo on October 12, where both agreed to a gradual transfer of power to the Palestinian Authority within four months until February 1, 2018.

by | November 29, 2017 | 19:36

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was "genuinely agitating towards action" before the deal was finalized, said Kerry at the Ignatius Forum in Washington DC. Kerry, who played a key role in securing the deal between Iran and the global powers, has criticized US President Donald Trump for attempting to "fix" the agreement that Kerry claimed "is doing precisely what it was set up to do".