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by | December 13, 2017 | 16:06

A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said the Amarnath Shrine Board should ensure that proper infrastructural facilities are provided to the pilgrims so that they are not deprived of a clear "darshan", and the ecology of the area is maintained.

by | December 13, 2017 | 16:20

In yet another twitter battle over religious issues, now Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta got trolled on the social networking platform for promoting a Christmas-related charity event. In my capacity as a Proud Hindu Citizen, I will always try to unite & bring in harmony wherever I can. "I can't stop a serene action because of wrong deeds by some (referring to missionaries involved in forced conversion)", she tweeted.

by | December 13, 2017 | 16:28

Periyapandi was part of the special eight-member team to nab the suspects associated with the gold robbery in Rajamangalam, Chennai took place on November 16. The police personnel from Chennai had two pistols for their personal safety. As per reports from police sources, the team from Chennai had not informed the local police and not asked for any reinforcements.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:17

Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) swiftly dismissed Gandhi's election, saying he had become president only on the basis of "dynastic principle". "They have been unable to form a narrative. "It was not permitted to give an interview in the last 48 hours of campaigning in Gujarat". The prime minister also made a strong bid to defend the BJP's pro-poor credentials, in a clear attempt to ward off efforts by the Congress to breach the saffron citadel in the state.

by | December 13, 2017 | 15:58

Each costs Rs 80,000 and he eats five everyday". "He was dark like me but he became fair because of imported mushrooms", Thakor can be heard saying. Alpesh is contesting from Radhanpur constituency in Patan district of Gujarat. "He was eating these mushrooms since he was the chief minister of Gujarat", Thakore added. The second phase of the Gujarat Election Assembly will take place on 14th December 2017.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:05

The judgment presented the first time in South Africa's history that either a minister or a president had been held liable in their personal capacity for the costs of a court case. Judge President Dunstan Mlambo handed down judgment on Wednesday morning. The court stopped short of finding that Zuma had committed perjury, saying this had not been its task, but found that a claim he had made of a "typing error" through which he undermined his own argument was improbable.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:59

Pakistan's Director, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad, Dr. Farhan Bugti along with the Pakistani envoy in Netherlands will submit the documents at the Registrar's office at The Hague. "Earlier Pakistan had agreed to give visa only to the wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav". This would enable Pakistan to build a case on jurisdiction and the fact that ICJ will hold no jurisdiction to hear the case of a "terrorist".

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:23

It followed comments from a high-ranking Israeli politician who said that Arabs who violently protested President Trump's decision are "not part of us" and called for a boycott of their businesses. "But the administration remains undeterred in its efforts to help achieve peace between Israelis and Palestinians and our peace team remains hard at work putting together a plan".

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:44

Talking to The Daily Star yesterday, several Bangladeshis living in the United States , particularly in NY, slammed the violent incident and said the terror attack has badly embarrassed the entire community. ROSE: The Trump administration has pushed for an end to so-called chain migration based on family relationships. Asked about the situation of Bangladeshi community after Monday's incident, Shameem Ahsan, consul general at the Bangladesh Consulate in NY, said, "We remain in touch with ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:36

She said: There are obviously colleagues who are concerned about some of the issues around the processes in the House of Commons and who are looking for reassurance around the Withdrawal Bill, around the withdrawal agreement, around how clause nine is going to be used.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:46

Wenzel and Benac also face a misdemeanor charge of illegal method of take - shark, which basically means illegal fishing. So was the cry to sign a Change.org petition demanding the men responsible have their fishing licenses permanently revoked, serve time in jail and complete 1,000 hours of community service "to teach these young men to treat our Florida wildlife with respect".

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:05

While the deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts and PAN is 31 December, for mobile phone SIM cards, it is 6 February. Through Income Tax Department's E-Filing Portal - incometaxindiaefiling.gov.inThis tool can be accessed either by a link or by visiting the e-filing website and clicking on the "Link Aadhaar" link.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:35

Gusty northwest winds will return to the area on Wednesday following the passage of another cold front, the weather service said. Winds could gust as high as 32 miles per hour. Wednesday night we will cool to the upper 30s with mostly clear conditions. The up and down temperatures continue as we cool to near 40 Thursday and back into the 50s by the weekend.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:21

He praised the new authorities granted under the Trump administration, which allow the US -led coalition to strike Afghan Taliban support structures, ranging from weapons caches to revenue generators. More than two tonnes of heroin and over 5.5 tonnes of opium were seized in two raids on narcotics bazaars, the official said, pledging to disrupt the rebel movement's revenue sources.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:57

Earlier in the day, Malacanang said that de la Rosa would be appointed chief of the Bureau of Corrections , which the PNP chief welcomed. "He has been my boss ever since, and he is my boss forever". The bureau is now led by retired Chief Supt. Dela Rosa is considered one of the President's most trusted men, leading the administration's much criticized war on drugs.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:15

The cause is now being investigated. The facility at Baumgarten an der March, east of Vienna, was taken offline after Tuesday's explosion, and gas transport to countries south and southeast of Austria, including Italy , was disrupted. Baumgartan passes 40 billion cubic meters of gas annually, which is about 10 percent of Europe's gas imports. Stindl said that the cause of the blast might have been new equipment.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:30

Moodys Corp now has $29.20B valuation. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $151.98. Following the sale, the director now owns 21,804 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,017,891.64. Marshfield Associates, a -based fund reported 1.20 million shares.#img1#. Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.03, from 0.98 in 2017Q1.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:38

Her claims came during a debate in the Commons in which she was showered with praise by MPs from both sides of the referendum. Some have been promised written ministerial statement offering reassurance ahead of the crunch vote, HuffPost UK has been told.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:46

Coached by club legend Renato Gaucho, the men from Porto Alegre will have to make do without young playmaker Arthur, though they can count on the talent of Olympic gold medallist Luan, the experience of Marcelo Grohe between the posts, and the goalscoring threat of front man Lucas Barrios.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:18

ASU has already announced that Edwards will retain offensive coordinator Billy Napier and the rest of the offensive coaching staff. The 62-year-old Bennett joined Todd Graham's staff last season after working five seasons at Baylor. "It's like I told Herm, I see these kids getting better and better". Some players on the defense have received postseason honors as defensive lineman JoJo Wicker and defensive back Chase Lucas were named to the All-Pac-12 second team defense with defensive ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:51

According to KNXV , a complete stranger who ordered eggs and bacon left behind a lot more than the $17 he owed for his food. Each employee that worked on Saturday took home $200. I don't think I've ever seen that one. He also left a note - saying: please "split it with the whole staff" and "Merry Christmas ". "So $200, it makes your week", Meek said.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:13

It has underperformed by 12.43% the S&P500. Silvercrest Asset Management Grp Ltd Liability owns 50,796 shares. The Southeastern Asset Management Inc holds 1.28 million shares with $13.54 million value, up from 1.04 million last quarter. Therefore 54% are positive. Accenture Plc has $165 highest and $11 lowest target. Cowen reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $150.00 target price (up from $135.00) on shares of Accenture in a research report on Tuesday, September 19th.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:04

The makers have been keeping the interest alive by releasing new posters every couple of days. The poster has been captioned, "My wife also asking when trailer coming?" The actor took to his Twitter account to share another poster from the film but this time with his on-screen wife, Radhika Apte .

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:51

Jimmy Kimmel returned to " Jimmy Kimmel Live " this week following his break from the show to take care of his baby son who has been recovering from his latest heart surgery. According to the Washington Post , CHIP provides low-priced health care to 9 million children across the country. Fresh funding for the $14 billion CHIP program ran out October 1.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:38

The NFL Players Association announced Monday it is investigating the incident Sunday in which Houston Texans quarterback Tom Savage was allowed to re-enter a game after absorbing a hit that left him on the turf with his hands twitching.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:05

Rubbishing Bharatiya Janata Partys terming of Rahul Gandhi as Aurangzeb and his elevation as dynastic succession, Munda said that his elevation is based on nations trust on his leadership. While pageantry would herald the dawn of a new era in the party which has ruled the country for over half-a-century since Independence, the 47-year-old scion of the Nehru-Gandhi family will face the daunting task of restoring lost glory to the party whose fortunes have been dwindling in the recent past.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:53

AirAsia said Riad will take over the post from current AirAsia CEO Aireen Omar. Aireen Omar, who is now the CEO of AirAsia, was promoted as deputy group chief executive for digital transformation and corporate services. This signals AirAsia group's transformation from an aviation company to a digital corporation. (5099.KU), Asia's largest low-priced airline by passenger volume, announced a slew of senior leadership changes as part of its growth strategy.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:55

Forecasters are warning of icy roads and footpaths from 11am tomorrow morning to 8pm on Thursday night. The counties covered by this wind warning are among those hit hardest by Storm Ophelia just two months ago. "Largely dry for a time but heavy showers moving into Atlantic coastal counties will become widespread later, with the threat of hail and thunder".

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:27

AWS is the world leading public cloud platform but it has found China a tricky market to crack amid intense local competition from the likes of Alibaba and tighter regulation. While the AWS services offered in China are similar to services offered elsewhere, they are separated from other regions globally and customers enter agreements with Sinnet and NWCD rather than with AWS, Amazon said.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:29

The school is adjacent to Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, NHK reported. Founders of No Helipad Takae Resident Society of Okinawa discuss their organization's US militarization resistance efforts during a public forum at the UOG Lecture Hall on October 24, 2017.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:27

Al Franken's fall from Democratic party grace, and a perch where he stood among its most popular figures, came abruptly, a confounding plunge - and to many Democrats, a stinging betrayal - following his long and meticulous ascent from "Saturday Night Live" comedian to national politics.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:03

The warning comes just days after the chubby despot's latest ballistic missile test triggered a huge war game simulation by the US and South Korea. The Pentagon has mounted repeated shows of force after North Korean tests. "I would very strongly urge the leaders (of North Korea and the US) to back down from their very risky rhetoric". And if you are not comfortable with Kim Jong-un having nuclear weapons, then you are not comfortable with nuclear weapons.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:10

The Kentucky Democratic Party and House Democratic leadership also called on Johnson to resign. Among the report's allegations against Johnson is a detailed, on-the-record accusation of sexual assault of a 17-year-old girl at the Heart of Fire Church in Louisville where Johnson is a preacher.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:34

Police were able to rescue him from the water and have arrested three suspects in connection with the crime. Gregory Rottjer, 25, of Derby was arrested early Tuesday and charged with criminal attempt to commit murder, first-degree assault and first-degree reckless endangerment, police said.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:59

Soon, Modi will be visiting and offering prayers at Ambaji in Banaskantha district via road. He spent around 15 minutes in the temple before returning to Dharoi Dam, from where he would leave for Ahmedabad by the the seaplane . "However, the administration has not given permission and I had time so I made a decision to go to Ambaji in the sea-plane", Modi said . "However, the administration didn't give permission (for the event).