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by | February 16, 2018 | 04:11

However, the government has failed to get the expected amount of revenues from the tax in the current financial year, which is going to be challenging for Siddaramaiah, who might find it hard to mobilize resources to implement the proposals made in the budget.

by | February 16, 2018 | 05:26

It comes as a full inquiry has been launched into the scandal by the Charity Commission . "It is now clear that these allegations - involving the use of prostitutes and which related to behavior of both the Country Director and members of his team in Chad - were raised before he moved to Haiti ".

by | February 16, 2018 | 05:21

The 7th Congressional District in Pennsylvania, now held by Republican Pat Meehan, has been heavily criticized for its freakish shape. "The analysis by my team shows that, like the 2011 map, the map submitted to my office by Republican leaders is still a gerrymander ".

by | February 16, 2018 | 05:04

In both cases, the Federal Bureau of Investigation did not share the information with local law enforcement, the official said. The suspect, 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz , is charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder . Some of the victims are undergoing surgery, Broward Sheriff Scott Israel told reporters. Bennight told the agents he didn't know anything about the user, he told CNN .

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:32

There are also concerns that a renewed grand coalition could provide a further boost to the German far right, with rightwing populist party Alternative für Deutschland set to become the biggest opposition group in the next Bundestag. The Social Democrats last week reached a coalition government deal with Merkel's bloc that is widely viewed as favorable to the party. Some members of Merkel's Christian Democrats are also wary of her decision to let the Social Democrats spend a record budget ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 04:21

Rodriguez - who officials said had an outstanding warrant - was taken to an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) field office in Seattle. The agency made 37,734 "noncriminal" arrests in the government's 2017 fiscal year, more than twice the number in the previous year.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:17

Last week was one of the bloodiest in the almost seven-year-old conflict as Syrian government forces, backed by Russian Federation and Iran, bombarded two of the last major rebel areas: Eastern Ghouta and the northwestern province of Idlib.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:36

The Trump committee had promised that the money not spent on festivities related to the 2017 inauguration would go to charities, but ultimately, less than $5 million was donated to charitable causes, according to the tax documents. Tom Barrack , the president's longtime confidant who headed up the committee, had vowed that planners would be careful about how the $107 million would be spent and that leftover funds would go to charity.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:41

She beat three-time Olympic gold medallist Charlotte Kalla into the silver-medal position by over 20 seconds. Kalla, champion in this discipline at the Vancouver Games, won the first gold medal of the Games to Pyeongchang, in skiathlon 30 km, five days ago.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:48

Catholics in Hong Kong gather at the news that Beijing and the Vatican, whose relations were severed after the Communist state was founded in 1949, have reached a deal. Catholics in Hong Kong stepped up their opposition to a deal between the Vatican and Beijing on Monday with an all-night prayer vigil and an open letter warning of dire consequences for the faithful in the communist country.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:44

Longtime Cruz family neighbors Malcolm and Christine Roxburgh told the Sun Sentinel that the police came to the boy's house many times, as he used to get in trouble and harass people. Noting that he doesn't know exactly what it takes for the FBI to investigate these sorts of tips, Bennight acknowledged that "had more time and effort been put into finding out who the username belongs to, .

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:40

The company's 3-months average volume stands at 6.25 million. Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC ) has risen 2.57% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. 101 funds opened positions while 417 raised stakes. 683 Mgmt Lc accumulated 2.52 million shares. ARGI Investment Services LLC now owns 47,458 shares of the energy giant's stock valued at $1,788,000 after purchasing an additional 1,343 shares during the last quarter.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:24

Deputy Director General of the South Pacific Community in Noumea Cameron Diver said the warning level was increased for the area at 5am. A pre-alert remains in place for the rest of the territory. During the night to Saturday, it is expected to pass between 100 to 150 kilometres south east of the Isle of Pines as it veers into the Tasman Sea.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:27

While the actual Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea involve real, human athletes , the event's home country is kicking things up a notch and showing off the nation's advancements in robotics technology. Each "skier" must navigate an 80-meter course and successfully maneuver around race gates. Teams had to follow a few basic rules: Each robot had to be humanoid in form, with two legs and joints resembling knees and elbows.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:31

Martin Duque , a 14-year-old freshman, also died in the shooting . Friends and students were not surprised to hear stories of Feis' heroics in the face of gunfire, shielding students with his lineman-sized body from an attacker who killed 17.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:24

I did not agree to leave with perks and benefits as my capacity as president . That vote has been set for Thursday afternoon. The leaders of the ANC said in a statement that for Zuma to remain president would "erode the renewed hope and confidence" of the South African people and also hurt the political party's electoral interests.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:39

The attack in Florida came hours after shots were fired when the driver of an unauthorized vehicle attempted to enter the secure campus of the National Security Agency at Fort Meade, Md., about 30 miles outside the nation's capital. Nicole Baltzer, 18, was in trigonometry class when the shooting started. Some parents said they were scared to call or text their children in case their phones were not on silent, afraid that a noise would alert the gunman to their child's presence.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:27

And really don't give a f-k about the people. It was the president of the United States, it was whoever was best in sports and it was the greatest musician. Durant concurred, also another star who has been vocally opposed to his presidency. Playing the part of an Uber driver, Champion asked the pair direct and personal questions while taking them to three of James' old Akron haunts: Summit Lake Community Center (where he first learned to play ball), Spring Hill Apartments (where he lived as a ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:14

Along with expanding the prohibition, the law would require reporting of some domestic violence crimes to a database. Barker, a former police officer, recounted responding to a gruesome scene in which a young mother had attempted to protect herself from her abuser and had her hand blown off before being killed.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:46

Two officers were travelling in a marked RCMP vehicle at around 5:25 p.m. when a small SUV headed towards them lost control and rolled into the southbound lane. A woman from Waywayseecappo who was a passenger in the southbound vehicle also died and six other people were injured. Two RCMP officers witnessed the crash seconds before their vehicle was struck by the SUV.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:41

Such a breakdown, Ryan said, needs to be "addressed". The statement went on to say the FBI security clearance background investigation was "ongoing, hadn't been completed". NBC reported that 34 people who had started their government service on the first day of Trump's presidency hadn't received permanent clearance by November.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:48

United States sources have said that the train was carrying cars between the cities of Buffalo and Binghamton. Emergency officials are securing the scene, including the local fire department to put out the fire. The train's two crew members, an engineer and conductor, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, and were taken to the hospital. Citing officials from Norfolk Southern, the railroad company that owns the train, other reports said the crash involved a auto carrier with no hazardous ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:36

Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, who chairs the ministry's South and North Exchange and Cooperation Promotion Council that provided the funds, said the North's presence in Pyeongchang was generating "key momentum for improving inter-Korean relations and securing peace on the Korean peninsula".

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:31

Pakistan's foreign ministry reacted sharply to Indian accusation of the involvement in the attack stating that "It is a well-established pattern that Indian officials begin making irresponsible statements and leveling unfounded allegations, even before any proper investigation in any incident has been initiated".

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:14

Ekta also tweeted: "Recreated". News has it that the film makers are all set to revamp the classic love story of " Laila Majnu " to fit in with the age of today. The director had mentioned that the actors would be "a younger, approximately 27-year-old man and a 24-year-old girl". The idea stemmed from Imtiaz and I am now working on it.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:16

The detailed report will be available soon. Following the attack, forces' personnel comprising Jammu and Kashmir police, army's Rashtriya Rifles and CRPF rushed to the spot and conducted searches to nab the terrorists. The Sunjuwan attack drew a sharp reaction from the Indian government with defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman saying that Pakistan will pay for the terror attack.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:18

A 19-year-old man who had been expelled from a high school in Parkland, Florida , has been charged with 17 counts of murder, accused of carrying out one of the deadliest school shootings in US history. Len Murray's 17-year-old son, a junior at the school, sent his parents a chilling text around 2:30pm: "Mom and Dad, there have been shots fired on campus at school".

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:30

Intolerance if they come from whichever disposition can not be accepted. Such things can not be seen as a coincidence. A complaint against the makers of Oru Adaar Love has been filed at the Falaknuma police, station alleging that the song has derogatory lyrics that hurt Muslim sentiments.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:00

Over 100 cases were registered against NDF-PFI workers for engaging in communal activities from 2005-2012. However, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan termed as baseless Mr. The CM also pointed out that the number of cases registered against the PFI has reduced between 2013 and 2017. The issue was discussed at the annual DGP meet held in Madhya Pradesh's Tekanpur in January, which was also attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and other senior officials in the ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 01:49

Continuing revelations about the illegal activity, "playing around" and inability to achieve security clearances clearly haunts the troubled administration of Donald John Trump, the president who lies continuously, skirts the law when he can and brags openly about a flamboyant lifestyle that includes sexual attacks, loose women and widespread corruption.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:18

Jim Lewis, the family's lawyer, told WPTV: "They are heartbroken". They listed 17 separate counts of premeditated murder , matching the latest casualty figures from officials. "I know he had his own problems, but I never thought he would be capable of this", Santos said. "Must always report such instances to authorities, again and again!" he tweeted .

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:56

This is the retirement communities second year handing out the gifts. "I get blessed more than they do", said Charles. Freshman student Trey Eschbaugh received the first gift of the day when a senior gave him a gift card. Neither Boyer nor Mary Lou Hahn participated past year. Charles Streng said the reactions of students were priceless. But Hahn said she heard people talking about going to OUL and chose to join them this year.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:02

Ferro Corp now has $1.79B valuation. About 152,674 shares traded. Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) has declined 5.60% since February 15, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, May 3 by H.C. Wainwright. Barclays upped their price objective on Waters from $202.00 to $208.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a report on Wednesday, January 24th.

by | February 16, 2018 | 00:56

The Charity Commission's deputy chief executive David Holdsworth said: "Charities and dedicated, hard-working aid workers undertake vital, lifesaving work in some of the most hard circumstances across the world". Evans also spoke about the "inappropriate conduct" towards teenage volunteers working in Oxfam's United Kingdom charity shops. The under-fire charity has also been accused of failing to carry out criminal record checks on its 23,000 volunteers who man its 650 shops.

by | February 16, 2018 | 01:55

Mr Coats said that the new types of weapons include short-range tactical weapons, sea-based cruise missiles, air-launched cruise missiles and longer-range ballistic missiles that could introduce new risks to the security of the region. Ge said that their assessment was that the country had a longstanding Biological Weapons (BW) capability and biotechnology infrastructure that could support a BW programme.