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by | January 24, 2018 | 10:12

Jagannath Mishra , former Bihar chief minister, was also found guilty by the CBI court, reported ANI . Yadav was sentenced to three years and six months in jail on January 6 in a fodder scam relating to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 84.5 lakh from Deoghar treasury between 1994 and 1996, when Yadav was Bihar's chief minister.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:04

More than 150 four-wheelers and two-wheelers were damaged as mobs went on rampage after 8pm, targeting three malls with multiplexes and a standalone theatre complex in the western part of the city. In Gurgaon, there are over 40 multiplexes and cinema halls. An official from city police control room said the mobs first torched 21 bikes parked in the premises of the Acropolis mall, which houses the PVR multiplex.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:34

Earlier in the day, Senate Democrats paved the way for the deal ahead of a noon vote on a key procedural measure that needed their support to end the funding impasse. House Speaker Paul Ryan told Fox and Friends that if the Senate approved a temporary spending bill to reopen the government through February 8, the House would approve it, too.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:21

That would be the time period where Strzok was spearheading the Russian Federation investigation, interviewing Michael Flynn and possibly colluding to launch a special counsel investigation with his old boss James Comey who admitted to leaking classified information to ignite such a storm.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:25

The two Koreas held the their first formal talks in almost two years this month and the South agreed to help arrange for the North to join the Games. The second performance will be staged three days later in the National Theater of Korea's Haeoreum Hall in central Seoul.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:34

Pompeo argued that the North Korean leader could not be sure he could hit the USA mainland until he had developed a substantial arsenal with multiple nuclear-tipped missiles. "He is trying to put in our mind the reality that he can deliver that pain to the USA". The White House has long maintained that all options are on the table when it comes to dealing with North Korea and most of Trump's top national security advisers have said that military options should be reserved pending an imminent ...

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:53

The initiative will be launched with participating countries - Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand - on January 25 in Bali, according to Maj. "They are a very, very effective counterterrorism unit", Felter said. Mattis, for his part, said the suffering of the Rohingya went beyond what had been portrayed in the media.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:30

The U.S. group, which will leave Tuesday and Wednesday, will meet with business and government officials in Davos to discuss issues such as trade, border security and cybersecurity, according to the White House. The experts stressed how Government and business leaders meeting in Davos wield the power and influence to set the world on a more inclusive and sustainable path.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:34

Almost 20 percent of opioid overdose deaths in NY happen as a result of prescription opioids. Defendants included Allergan, Endo, Purdue Pharma, Johnson & Johnson, Teva Pharmaceuticals, among other subsidiaries, and distributors McKesson, AmerisourceBergen and Cardinal Health.

by | January 23, 2018 | 21:24

A federal jury is siding with former Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke over a series of social media posts from an incident on an airplane previous year. Black tearfully testified Monday he began receiving hateful messages after Clarke called him a "snowflake" online. He said he sued past year because he needed "someone to say this is wrong".

by | January 23, 2018 | 21:07

Other possible White House contenders who voted against the bill included Sens. "That's the place that's held up the discussion". Even when Democratic Senate leader Chuck Schumer agreed with Trump's demand for billions for the wall, there was still no deal.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:39

The breakthrough came when Democrats led by Minority Leader Chuck Schumer agreed to fund the government until February 8. After special weekend sessions of Congress which had seen bitter recriminations traded by both parties, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pledged to address Democrat concerns over key issues such as immigration reform in a speech to the chamber late on Sunday.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:36

The results of an autopsy were released Friday by Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner Jonathan Lucas. Lil Peep, the 21-year-old emo rapper who died of an accidental overdose in November, was found to have fentanyl , among other prescription drugs, in his system as well.

by | January 23, 2018 | 21:31

Monday's attack in eastern Ghouta - a rebel-held area suburb near Damascus - came as the government's bombing campaign in the area escalated, according to monitoring groups. Tillerson, speaking at a conference in Paris , called on the Syrian leader to cease the use of deadly weapons on civilians. Tillerson said the U.S.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:20

The Turkish attack on Kurdish forces in Afrin will likely cast a shadow over the upcoming Syrian National Dialogue Congress, which is being brokered by Russia, Turkey and Iran for a political settlement of the Syrian conflict. Muslims from around the world prayed for Turkey's success in Afrin operation during their Umrah pilgrimage in Mecca on Sunday. "In its second day, #OliveBranchOperation continues to ensure peace and security for our people, protect Syria's territorial integrity and ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 21:11

The family of the minor tribal girl from Odisha's Koraput, who was allegedly gang-raped by paramilitary soldiers previous year, staged a protest with her body and refused to give their consent for an autopsy on Tuesday, a day after she hanged herself to death .

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:37

The move left only nine countries of the EU's blacklist and comes just a month after the Economic and Financial Affairs Council had drawn up the original list of 17 tax havens located outside Europe. "[The decision] reflects the meticulous local and global efforts made by all stakeholders in the Emirates since the beginning of 2017 to cooperate with our European counterparts and adhere to the EU's standards and requirements regarding the exchange of tax information".

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:13

When you look back at the successes of Mitchelton-SCOTT over the past six seasons, Impey features as an invaluable teammate in many of them - across all terrains. "It is a step up in my career, you get these little stepping stones and you reach bigger milestones and I've proved to myself now, as I've always had a little bit of self-doubt", he said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:43

The Senate has advanced a bill reopening federal agencies through February 8 after Democrats relented and lifted their blockade against the legislation. Other groups such as the American Civil Liberties Union expressed disappointment and shared similar criticism. Notable Democrats who were opposed to advancing the bill included Kamala Harris of California, Cory Booker of New Jersey and Elizabeth Warren of MA, as well as Bernie Sanders, an Independent who caucuses with the Democrats.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:57

Rehan added that the seizure memo against Nawaz was prepared by investigating officer Mehboob Alam, who had also recorded Rehan's statement and asked for his signature on the memo. It was Nawaz Sharif's 14th hearing before the NAB court, Maryam's 16th and Safdar's 18th appearance in the accountability court. During the hearing, the regional manager operations of a private bank, Ghulam Mustafa, appeared in court as a witness and recorded his statement.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:17

The insistence by Senate Democrats on protections for young immigrants living in the country illegally led to a shutdown. The House is expected to approve the three-week funding bill later in the day and send it to President Donald Trump for his signature, allowing the government to completely reopen on Tuesday.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:56

Commenting on the CBI chief's stance, chief executive of the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE), Nelson Ogunshakin, said: "We urgently need a more pragmatic approach to the Brexit negotiations and this timely proposal by the CBI is an attempt to provide just that".

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:45

The National Weather Service office in Springfield will send out assessment teams Monday to survey storm damage in Lawrence County from a possible tornado. It destroyed four outbuildings, an irrigation system, two ski boats and several trees. There are reports of downed power lines and trees along Highway 82 as well as roof damage to multiple homes and structures.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:07

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by | January 23, 2018 | 20:46

It's unclear whether or not QPR keeper, Alex Smithies , later drank from the bottle. Video recorded by a fan in the away end of Loftus Road yesterday appears to show the man weeing in the bottle before resealing it and throwing it back on the pitch.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:35

The $15,000 addition was announced on Kaepernick's Million Dollar Pledge website . Rather than simply matching Kaep's donation, Snoop made a decision to go above and beyond, donating an additional $15,000 on top of the $10,000 he originally pledged.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:43

Al-Quds said the Israeli High Court is going to issue an opinion in 60 days on an appeal by the three Israeli murderers of the Palestinian child Mohammad Abu Khdeir in Jerusalem , who was burnt to death. He told the Knesset the USA supports a two-state solution to the conflict - provided that's what the parties themselves want. -Palestinian relations - the lowest point in the Trump administration's months of shuttle diplomacy and attempts to restart the peace process.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:00

Oscar victor Natalie Portman has revealed harrowing experiences of sexual harassment she says she endured as a child actress, and condemned Hollywood's culture of "sexual terrorism", as she leant her voice to hundreds of thousands protesting across the globe during the second annual Women's March.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:24

A fully-loaded tanker truck, loaded with ethanol, collided with a rail vehicle, causing a massive fire, according to Fire Chief Nick Delmonico. "We have a fairly extensive fire and we're trying to remove hazards from the area (and) other trains in the yards with other types of risky goods", he said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 18:53

A leaked draft of the White House's infrastructure plan has surfaced over at Axios , and although specific funding numbers are not attached, the document offers the first details in what has so far been a fairly confusing process . An annual report by the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) notes that there are now almost 56,000 bridges nationwide that are structurally deficient.

by | January 23, 2018 | 18:43

The shake-up will see a slimming down of managerial posts in its supermarket and convenience stores across the United Kingdom, to be replaced by by fewer, better-paid management roles. Tesco said in October that it had cut operating costs by £485 million on an annual basis, aiming to reduce them by a total of £1.5 billion by 2020.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:30

Temperatures Tuesday were expected to warm up to the mid-50s, with 38 degrees the normal high for the day, said Rich Hoffman, News 12 Long Island meteorologist. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle, will start tonight , becoming all snow after 2 a.m.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:09

The Duchess of Cambridge meets Year 3 pupils at Roe Green Junior School in Brent, London as she launches a mental health program for schools as part of the Heads Together campaign, January 23, 2018. Kate, 36, today announced the launch of Mentally Healthy Schools, a program that will provide online resources for teachers and school staff to help students struggling with the challenges of growing up.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:05

The previously undisclosed incidents preceded Qatar's interception of two Emirati civilian airliners on January 15, which led the UAE to file a complaint at the UN . Qatar, which denies the accusations, is banned from using the airspace of the four states under the boycott, although UAE airlines continue to operate flights through Qatari airspace.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:10

Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bat first on a wicket that offered plenty of bounce for new ball bowlers. Brendan Taylor's 58 helped his side reach a total of 198. Zimbabwe captain Graeme Cremer was disappointed to have lost, and said: "To be honest, the wicket looked same like the other one, but played a lot different.