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by | March 02, 2018 | 17:43

Dalai Lama has invited various Indian dignitaries to the event called "Thank You India", which is going to be held next month at Thyagaraj Sports Complex in New Delhi on April 1, 2018. "These are likely to be followed up by additional events in Delhi as well as other States of India". "His Holiness is accorded all freedom to carry out his religious activities in India", a Ministry of External Affairs official was quoted as saying by NDTV .

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:50

Three gunmen have been killed at Burkina Faso's army headquarters in the capital Ouagadougou, Defence Minister Jean Claude Bouda says. France's embassy said in a statement it was under attack, along with a cultural center and military offices.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:51

He is being held on a $1 million bond. He was arrested at the scene. Police said he had 100 rounds of ammo. Diego Horta was caught outside Rowlett High School near Dallas, Texas, armed with a rifle and an illegal club. Hernandez revealed that after the officers obtained a warrant and searched Horta's mobile phone they spotted an image containing what appeared to be child pornography that did not seem to be from consensual sexting.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:58

That makes about five hours of work total into the guilt or innocence of Johnthony Walker , who faces 34 crimes in connection with the November 21, 2016, crash on Talley Road. Walker testified Wednesday, saying he used a Bluetooth device around his neck to answer the call and the conversation only lasted "10 to 15 seconds".

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:08

However, Hicks reportedly emphasized said she didn't lie about anything related to the investigation. She is the fourth person to serve as White House communications chief. Hicks was an improbable campaign press secretary and senior White House official. Hicks's proximity to Trump and long history of working with the Trump family also make her testimony potentially valuable to the panel's probe of Russian interference.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:19

The Russian military said on Thursday that civilians in Syria's eastern Ghouta had made numerous requests to be evacuated, the TASS news agency reported, citing Russian Major-General Vladimir Zolotukhin speaking to reporters in Damascus .

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:43

Prosecutors told a preliminary hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates' Court this morning that one charge would be withdrawn. The court will be closed when witnesses' and complainants' evidence is given, which is standard practice in the state of Victoria for hearings involving sexual offence charges.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:54

Indonesian police officers are seen on board the luxury yacht Equanimity off Bali. Indonesia seized the $250 million, 300-foot, helipad-equipped Equanimity on Wednesday, culminating part of a months-long search by USA authorities. It was among the more than US$400 million that the department accuses Low of stealing himself. Mr Low's whereabouts are unknown and his Hong Kong company has not responded to requests for comment.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:04

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by | March 02, 2018 | 15:31

Tipirneni, an emergency room physician by profession, gives the Democrats a ray of hope in the Congressional District which has been a stronghold of the Republicans for a long time. Trent Franks resigned following a sexual misconduct allegation. Snow reported from Sun City, . The lawsuit was the first major legal challenge to the wall under Trump and the latest legal challenge to fail over the years.

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:44

On the other hand, the Union Cabinet gave its nod to sign a host of pacts with Jordan, including cooperation in the field of health, manpower, customs and mining. "We need to take back the airwaves and Internet from the voices of hatred, those who have victimised our world not only with bombs and terror but with ignorance and lies", Abdullah said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:13

They want to be hugged. But the former first lady had to admit the Queen has "better china". Michelle, who will be releasing her memoir Becoming in November 2018, also spoke about her final days in that other iconic home - the White House.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:43

Toomey said he's willing to consider the President's suggestion to raise the age limit, but added that he's "skeptical". "We can't wait and play games and nothing gets done", Trump told the session with 17 House and Senate lawmakers. He has repeatedly expressed his support for torture, the death penalty in cases in which the accused have not been convicted, and indefinite detention, among other policies that violate individual rights.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:19

Two German states had appealed lower court decisions that suggested bans on particularly dirty diesel cars would be effective. ClientEarth , a legal environmental firm which has worked with this case, said that the accomplishment was "an extraordinary result for the German peoples health, and can have an impact even further".

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:59

The BJP may renominate to Rajya Sabha at least two Union ministers, out of the seven whose term is ending in April, from states other than the ones they represent at present. The JD (S) has only 37 votes with two MLAs Shivaraj Patil and Manappa Vajjal resigning and HD Kote's MLA Chikkamadu passing away. BJP leaders point out that if the alliance works together against the opposition parties- Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), it would further benefit the NDA.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:30

The High Court in Kerugoya a year ago in November dismissed the election petition filed by Narc Kenya leader Martha Karua challenging the election of Waiguru. But the High Court dismissed the petition saying the case is "hopeless, defective and incurable". Justice Lucy Gitari said the petition did not adhere to election petition rules and the Elections Act.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:07

Stating that they expected a "hot summer" in Kashmir, sources said that besides an increase in infiltration attempts on the LoC, they expect an increase in incidents of militancy, which will include weapon snatching and looting of banks. He said it was not the intention of the Indian Army to open an entire front along the LoC. "Our only thing is that we will retaliate if Pakistan indulges in any aggressive action or pushes infiltrators across", he said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:36

She said: "The activities of the extremist group Boko Haram, as well as violence in Sudan and the Central African Republic, have affected 500,000 people there, including 137,000 people the United Nations has deemed particularly vulnerable".

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:46

The campaign also announced that former deputy campaign manager Michael Glassner will serve as chief operating officer, while the president's daughter-in-law, Lara Trump, will serve as senior adviser. Manafort has since been indicted on numerous counts by special counsel Robert Mueller; his third, Steve Bannon , had the motto "Honey badger don't give a shit" and behaved accordingly.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:38

The tiles are said to be used to construct facilities where chemical weapons are produced. It said Chinese company Cheng Tong Trading Co may have sent the illegal shipments to Damascus-based companies in 2016-2017. As mentioned by BBC news , more than 80 people were killed in a chemical attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun in north-western Syria on the 4 of April.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:22

The rest of the field trailed far behind. The candidate did not immediately respond to requests for comment. "Wow! This is sweet". Former Gov. Jan Brewer endorsed Lesko as did the influential House Freedom Caucus. on the top three of our list". More recently, she was on the board of directors for the Maricopa Health Foundation, a group in support of a public health care delivery system for the county.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:26

Trump pressed Republican Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania on whether he supported raising the age to buy rifles. Cornyn replied: "If we can get 60 votes on it, Mr. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he supports stricter background checks, but is also calling for increased security in schools. The concealed carry measure is the gun lobby's top legislative priority.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:37

A total of 2,694 billionaires from 69 countries and regions are included in the Hurun Rich List. But although the total numbers of the super-rich in the two government bodies was down, their combined wealth at 4.12 trillion yuan was almost 18 per cent higher than the total wealth of rich lawmakers a year ago.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:50

Toomey and Democratic Sen. "Some people aren't going to like that but you're going to have look at that very seriously", Trump said . "The political reality we're living in today is if President Trump doesn't get behind something they won't have the cover", Manchin said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:30

A court filing said "the petition for a writ of certiorari before judgment is denied without prejudice". The class action filed on behalf of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program recipients by the American Civil Liberties Union stopped the federal government's practice of terminating a DACA recipient's status without notice based on allegations or a minor criminal history.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:51

Arreaza also pointed out that the USA fears any agreement between the Venezuelan government and the opposition because they would "go together to Washington to demand President Donald Trump suspend, stop, lift the sanctions and cease hostilities against Venezuela".

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:25

Graham's casket arrived. The list is a short one; Abraham Lincoln, John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan have been bestowed the honor of lying in state in the Capitol rotunda. Graham spent much of his life traveling the world promoting the evangelical message. Shea sang right before Billy Graham preached for many, many years.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:32

China has reacted with anger to new United States sanctions aimed at increasing pressure on nuclear-equipped North Korea, saying the unilateral targeting of Chinese firms and people risked harming co-operation on the problem. "The Chinese side firmly opposes the USA imposing unilateral sanctions and long-arm jurisdiction on Chinese entities or individuals in accordance with its domestic laws", Geng Shuang, a foreign ministry spokesperson, said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:30

Wednesday's ground assault targeted the Hawsh al-Dawahra area at the eastern edge of the rebel-held area. But the humanitarian corridor offered by Russian Federation for civilians to flee remained ostensibly empty for a third day running, with distrust running high on both sides.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:34

President Trump speaks in the Cabinet Room of the White House on Wednesday. Trump rejected the way Republican leaders in Congress have framed the debate, saying the House-backed bill linking a background check measure with a bill to expand gun rights by allowing gun owners to carry concealed weapons across state lines was not the right approach.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:06

Among the systems was a nuclear-powered cruise missile that Mr Putin said had "unlimited range" and could dodge defences. Putin has shrugged off those arguments and said Thursday that the USA plans to develop its missile defense system would "eventually devalue the Russian nuclear arsenal if we sit with our arms folded".

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:32

The idea was summed up by conservative Rep. Warren Davidson (R-Ohio) on Twitter on Monday: " Most prevalent theme so far in Congress: 'We have to do this bad idea so that we don't end up with a worse idea'". 'This bipartisan legislation would tighten the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. A bipartisan " Fix NICS " bill now before Congress would step up state and federal agency reporting to a national database of offenses that would bar an individual from purchasing a ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:13

Large crowds of tourists and pilgrims filed into the church throughout the morning. Several years ago, it was revealed that the land upon which hundreds of residential apartment blocks and national institutions sit was sold by the Greek Orthodox Church in million-dollar commercial deals to private developers.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:59

About 208,097 shares traded. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 21.35% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) showed a growth of -22.49 Percent per annum. The business had revenue of $66.52 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $74.41 billion. Natl Mutual Insur Federation Of Agricultural Cooperatives holds 0.08% or 48,300 shares in its portfolio.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:25

Italy's civil protection agency has sent the army to clear the streets of Rome following the first snowfall in six years. At the Circus Maximus, children boarded toboggans (or makeshift toboggans fashioned from plastic bags) to slide down the snow covering the former Roman arena.