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by | February 10, 2018 | 15:45

Sardesai, who also now claims that he was quoted out of context, also said that he is unapologetic about his Friday comments about domestic tourists being the "scum of the earth", but clarified that this only applied to a "certain section" of them, not all.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:54

Warning of a dire situation if Prime Minister Narendra Modi gets another term, Patel told Catch, "If Modi comes to power in 2019, I will demand President's Rule and urge all regional parties to join hands". The young Gujarat activist said he would come to West Bengal in 2019. "Didi has sent a recommendation to include the Kurmi community in schedule tribe but not in the OBC.", he said.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:24

The procedural vote limited debate on a bill that would fund the government through March 23 and increase spending limits over a two-year period. "I feel very good about Republicans". The bill includes huge spending increases sought by Republicans for the Pentagon along with a big boost demanded by Democrats for domestic agencies.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:27

Parrikar also expressed hope that the proposed implementation of digital taxi meters, a mobile taxi app being initiated by GTDC and the introduction of more Kadamba bus services from the airport would make transportation better in the state of Goa .

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:06

We went through this last offseason in Arkansas and now a similar bill is up for in Mississippi. Young also noted the House sergeant at arms and his security staff, per House rules, are not allowed to carry guns (the Senate sergeant at arms is allowed to).

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:34

The House of Representatives Intelligence Committee voted unanimously to release the 10-page document drafted by the panel's Democrats , contingent on the Republican President agreeing to reclassify it. Democrats immediately cried foul at the decision to send the Democratic memo back to the committee. No doubt the Democrats' memo will be released before long.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:01

Horgan has said the issue is about the B.C. government's responsibility to keep the coastline and inland waterways safe. "I think Albertans should be embarrassed their premier is advocating for it". I don't think anyone is missing the agenda that they're pursuing". Speaking in French after a government caucus meeting in Ottawa, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna suggested solutions are being worked on behind the scenes.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:07

After months of silence on whether it would even take part in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in the South, which had their opening ceremony Friday, nuclear-armed North Korea has gone on a charm offensive, dispatching athletes, performers and Kim's sister plus other diplomatic delegates to the South.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:29

If these conventions are not followed the House cannot run."In an apparent reference to the Chairman rejecting the adjournment notice issued by the All India Trinamool Congress and the TDP in the morning, Mr Azad said, "the House cannot be run as per the whims and fancies of one persons."Prof Kurien said the ruling of the Chairman could not be questioned".

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:48

Pence is leading the USA delegation to the opening ceremonies , where he has worked to pour cold water on warming ties between the two Koreas. She shook hands with Moon and smiled faintly as the South Korean leader entered a meeting room at the Blue House on Saturday.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:36

Trump has not commented directly on why he would want to show the might of the American military on the streets of Washington, but officials have confirmed they are drafting options for the president to consider. "But I understand, because the effort to prevent them to do it was enormous". Trump's December 6 Jerusalem declaration upended decades of US policy and countered an global consensus that Jerusalem's fate should be decided in peace negotiations.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:09

Bernardeschi was later substituted off to the whistles of the crowd. Juve - who have kept 15 clean sheets in their last 16 games - have gone two points above Napoli , who host Lazio in their game in hand on Saturday (19:45 GMT). Friday's win also represented milestones for goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon , who played his 500th league match for Juve , and coach Massimiliano Allegri , who managed his 200th fixture across all competitions.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:45

Joining the chorus, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said that the focus should be on the unfortunate terror attack that rocked the Sunjwan Army Camp in Jammu and Kashmir and "must not be distracted by slogans".

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:48

Some of the tools, developed by the NSA to break into the computers of United States rivals, were used by other hackers a year ago to break into computer systems around the world, including the global malware attack last May. Multiple intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 presidential election in a bid to help secure Trump's victory.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:34

White House counsel Don McGahn said in a letter to the committee that the memo contains "numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages" and asked the intelligence panel to revise the memo with the help of the Justice Department .

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:37

State Department said. Chinese State Councilor Yang, who is visiting the US for a two-day trip, held talks with Tillerson on Thursday in Washington. Washington is also pushing China to support Trump's "maximum pressure" drive to force Pyongyang to abandon its quest to build nuclear-armed long-range missiles capable of hitting USA cities.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:54

A 27-year-old resident of Idaho Falls, Ashley Arnold , who is pursuing an online sociology degree at Southern New Hampshire University , was assigned to write a paper comparing a social norm in the United States and another country, and she chose Australia .

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:22

The US Senate has passed a bipartisan budget agreement and spending bill to reopen the shuttered federal government. Up to the final minutes, it was not clear the bill would pass and many Democrats held their votes, allowing the tally to creep slowly and giving no indication which way it might fall.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:02

Pence said the United States and South Korea were closely aligned in their approach to dealing with North Korea . The invitation came during talks and a lunch Moon hosted with Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of the North Korean leader, at the presidential Blue House in Seoul.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:12

Russian Federation has reportedly started the process of expelling these migrant workers in compliance with a United Nations Security Council resolution passed in December. Russian Federation relies on North Korean labor to fill low-paid, unsafe construction jobs. Matsegora denies the allegations as "complete nonsense", but he accepted that Chinese laborers would generally not be willing to take on the construction jobs because of the low pay factor.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:59

Federal funding for government services expired at midnight local time when the Senate missed a voting deadline. Missing the midnight deadline technically triggered a shutdown, but it could be brief. "I can't in all honesty look the other way". Really who is to blame? House leaders signaled that chamber would immediately take it up, though the situation was trickier there after liberal Democrats and tea party conservatives both swung into opposition.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:58

More than half of the cancelations were at O'Hare, where seven inches (18 cm) of snow had accumulated by noon. Crashes were reported, including a multi-vehicle smashup that closed a stretch of eastbound Interstate 94 near Ann Arbor. Ice and snow covered Chicago's expressways, where there were at least 25 crashes overnight, the Chicago Tribune reported. Meteorologist Heather Orow in Grand Rapids, Michigan, said Friday morning the storm is "generally going to be an issue for travel".

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:47

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will kick off a almost week-long tour on Sunday to Turkey and four other Middle East countries amid mounting tensions between Washington and Ankara over Turkey's military offensive in Syria , the US State Department said on Thursday.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:29

Regardles of negative reaction from Europe and the Arab world, Trump called the announcement the "high point" of his administration's first year in an interview with Israel Hayom . "I can understand why many other presidents bailed on their promise because tremendous pressure was put on them not to do it", he stated. Guatemala is also one of nine nations that sided with the United States on a U.N.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:29

Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday cornered the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by targeting the discord, now faced by the party with its allies. The money that the Centre released was a portion of the Rs 3,217.63 crore that Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu had demanded in a memorandum submitted to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in January.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:05

He added that the only exception was if the service member had committed a "serious" felony or a federal judge had signed deportation orders. The Trump administration announced previous year it was rescinding DACA, an Obama-era program that allows certain immigrants brought into the country illegally as children to live and work in the USA without fear of deportation.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:18

London is the fifth Michigan State player to transfer since the season ended. He finished his Spartans career with eight rushing touchdowns and 924 rushing yards. In three years at MSU, Tthe 6-1, 229-pound Scott has run for 2,591 yards and 25 touchdowns and ranks in the top 12 at MSU in both categories all-time.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:24

Known as Z43, Guizar was one of the most wanted ringleaders in Mexico and the US and, in 2014, the US State Department offered a reward of up to $5m (£) for information leading to his capture. The authorities consider that "he has been responsible since 2007 for the transport of drugs from Colombia, passing through Guatemala by land and into Mexico ".

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:58

Before the hearing, about 30 demonstrators held signs outside the federal courthouse that read, "No Wall in the Wild" and "No Border Wall". One of the border wall prototypes erected by Caddell Construction Co. The challengers contend that authority to waive the environmental reviews under a 2005 law expired. Legal challenges to border barriers have failed over the years amid national security concerns.

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:37

Yesterday, the company informed stock exchanges that the Singh brothers had resigned as directors from the company's board following the Delhi High Court order upholding the Rs 3,500 crore arbitral award in favour of Daiichi Sankyo. Daiichi had entered into a settlement agreement with the US Department of Justice, agreeing to pay Dollars 500 million penalty to resolve potential, civil and criminal liability.

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:59

In a stipulation dated Thursday, federal prosecutors and Ragbir's lawyers agreed he won't be deported until the case is heard sometime after March 14. "If the First Amendment of the United States Constitution means anything, it means freedom of expression and freedom of action", said Reverend Donna Schaper, Judson's senior minister and a board member of the coalition.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:11

The fire tore through the building's roof, causing it to collapse, Chicago Fire Media said. The fire began around 5:12 a building in the 600 block of East 79th Street in the city's Chatham neighborhood, according to Chicago police.

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:31

Trump noted that Porter has denied the allegations of domestic abuse leveled by two of his ex-wives. Porter, who denied the "vile" allegations, resigned Wednesday after the ex-wives' accounts of years of verbal and physical abuse were published, along with graphic pictures of Colbie Holderness , his first wife, bruised from what she said was a punch to the face.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:37

McGahn said the president would be willing to reconsider the release of the memo if the committee decides to revise it "to mitigate the risks" identified by the Justice Department. The House Committee rule used to send the memo to Trump can also be used to bypass him, and appeal directly to the House of Representatives. Some Republicans likewise disagreed with the conclusions being drawn from that document.

by | February 10, 2018 | 10:50

Some liberal Democrats object to the deal because it does not offer support for DREAMers, or undocumented immigrants who came to the children. The vote to reopen the government was 71-28 with bipartisan support. "I know that there is a real commitment to solving the DACA challenge in both political parties". Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul intentionally stalled the vote, running out the clock in a move to protest what he says is runaway spending.