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by | March 03, 2018 | 02:09

Heavy rain and high winds caused thousands of flight cancellations at East Coast airports. "Pilots were on the verge of throwing up", too, the pilot said , according to a transcript from the Aviation Weather Center. You have bags to check, security to go through, loud children and crying babies to deal with, but I think it's safe to say that a flight full of people throwing up tops the list of "this is what my actual nightmare looks like".

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:19

The Delhi Government employees are working with full vigour and want that normal functioning of the Government should not suffer. He said that the L-G's letter "strengthened" those who have not been doing their job. "He observed that there was a need to introspect how this deplorable state of affairs has developed", a statement issued by the L-G's office said. "You have yourself been a bureaucrat once, please stop seeing through the eyes of one now and please look at the situation from the ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:43

However, the companies clarified that merger remains the ultimate objective. ACC said that there are constraints in implementing the merger now but the merger with Ambuja remains the ultimate objective. ACC and Ambuja Cements will disclose the details of the arrangement to their shareholders when they seek a nod via postal ballot. Ahead of the announcement, shares of both the companies had ended with gains of one per cent.

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:20

Malema, the leader of Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF ), had been pushing for the motion for a long time. The resolution was eventually put to a vote, with 241 voting in favour of amending property clauses in the Constitution, while 83 voted against.

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:30

Reporters Julia Marsh and Ruthie Weissman say the room she is living in is a "messy, 100-square-foot single, which is adorned with a lava lamp, a dream catcher and piles of dirty dishes". Palmer first enrolled at the school in 2010, after briefly attending St. John's University in Queens, Newsweek said. "You are required to vacate and surrender the premises on or before October 31, 2017, at 12 pm".

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:32

FM Jaitley also explained that new and old cases of persons who have fled the country to avoid prosecution will be covered by the new Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill. Mallya's spokesperson and Choksi's lawyer declined to comment. The Bill allows the confiscation of offenders assets without conviction where they flee the country.

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:02

The pre-sale package includes one general admission ticket plus exclusive merchandise like a collector ticket laminate and custom Vans Warped Tour Authentics. ETID returns to the Warped Tour to join a lineup that celebrates "friends from throughout the years" of the long-running festival. "I am hoping that this a year ago encourages non-profits to partner with bands and for bands to partner with non-profits on their own events and tours once this summer is over".

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:35

Bill Holderman helms the film, making his feature debut, directing from a screenplay he co-wrote with Erin Simms. There's no shortage of esteemed veteran actors in the cast: Richard Dreyfuss , Don Johnson , Ed Begley Jr . Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club . The four pals discover new romances and rekindle old ones after being inspired by the S&M-lite novel.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:34

Much of opium-rich Helmand in Afghanistan's south remains controlled or contested by the Taliban who are heavily reliant on the proceeds of drug trafficking to fuel their insurgency. Global forces fighting in the country have spoken in the past of hearing European accents on intercepted Taliban radio transmissions, and in 2009 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces reportedly killed an unidentified insurgent with a tattoo of English football team Aston Villa.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:26

Marshall Islands is a country located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean, slightly west of the International Date Line. According to CTech, 70 percent of the funds raised will be infused to possibly reduce breaches faced in the budget due to post-reparation denied, sustainability projects which relate to climate change and green energy will be provided by ten percent of the raised funds, and the remainder of the proceeds shall be cherished by the citizens of Marshall Islands.

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:13

At Edinburgh and Glasgow all Flybe flights have been cancelled until 10am today and at Southampton until 3pm. Bosses at Manchester said the majority of the disruption was caused by adverse weather conditions at other airports. 'Passengers are advised to check the status of their flight with their airline. Many passengers hoping to fly with the airline have been disappointed to discovered their plans have been disrupted by the weather.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:28

Luke Ronchi scored a brilliant 43 off 26 deliveries at the top of the order but the other were unable to provide him much support. Even though Finn did manage to remove his former England team-mate, Quetta went on to complete the chase in 17.1 overs with six wickets in hand.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:57

The polling process was not disturbed, reports ANI . Meanwhile, the first polling percentages have been released for both the states. Polling at some polling stations in remote districts of Nagaland will end at three o'clock. The BJP did not win any seat in the last Assembly elections in the state in 2013. Questioning the secular credential of NDA government, the veteran Congress leader said, "In Uttar Pradesh, fridges in Muslim households were checked whether it had meat of different ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:04

The visit is aimed to strengthen their partnership to ward off China's growing influence. President Quang commenced his trip by visiting Bodh Gaya in Bihar, which is one of the revered Buddhist sacred sites in the world, on Friday morning.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:39

Under half of those wanting to see football continue as it is said the reason was because of too many stoppages during games. "Maybe it's a rush to take a decision (to use VAR in the Premier League ) for next season here". Tottenham face a battle to secure Champions League qualification, with Pochettino's men sitting in fourth, as just six points separate second-placed Manchester United with Chelsea in fifth.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:49

The INEC Chair also said that the aim was to engender certainty in the election calendar and allow for long-term planning by the commission and all stakeholders. On the issue of underage voting, Yakubu vowed that the commission would ensure that ineligible voters are removed from the register. During the period, he said that the organisation had transferred 7,169 permanent voter cards and replaced 9,400 lost or defaced cards.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:48

The official maintained that the President does want to raise the purchasing age of certain firearms to 21 years old. Additionally, the company no longer will sell high-capacity magazines. "I think that is a good idea for me". "If large retailers, like Dick's, reduce their exposure to guns, it could impact gun manufacturers", says Maksim Soshkin, a senior analyst at IBISWorld.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:17

The claims came amid recent reports of a chemical weapons attack in Syria's bombarded eastern Ghouta . According to the report, in the period from 2012 to 2017 was carried out at least 40 deliveries, which were not previously reported . What could be better to beat the drum for regime change than tying North Korean missiles to Syria and chemical weapons? On February 2, the AP reported that North Korea had exported products related to ballistic missile systems to Syria and Myanmar.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:19

Reported by the official Saudi Press Agency late Monday, the royal decrees are the latest move in a dramatic campaign to overhaul the country's institutions led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , the powerful son of Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:35

The Congress has won the Mungaoli and Kolaras assembly by-elections, which were being widely perceived as the semi-finals for the assembly elections due this year-end. In Kolaras by-election, 22 candidates and 13 candidates in Mungawali are tried their luck. "It is the victory of truth and development", Scindia told ANI after the party's win.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:33

The company is expected to issue its next earnings results on Wednesday, April 25th. Shares of Qep Resources (NYSE:QEP) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 1.92, number of Recs in ABR is 13 while industry rank of the company by ABR is out of 265.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:56

Three intelligence officials told the news outlet that then-President Barack Obama requested a report on hacking attempts on the USA election system in the last weeks of his presidency, and that was the analysis they gave him. Department of Homeland Security. That fragmented system could be seen as a benefit, because hackers can't compromise the whole system with one attack.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:25

The court which was also hearing the bail plea of Karti Chidambaram's chartered accountant (CA) S Bhaskararaman, reserved the plea order. "It was surprising because he had not complained of anything". He hasn't received any further summons? "CBI is a credible investigating agency, it is doing its job and I don't want to comment further", Rajnath Singh told media.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:17

Meanwhile, as per reports, social activist Anna Hazare will join the protest on Saturday. The Congress too on Thursday had lashed out at the BJP government for the paper leak of Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate-Level Examination (SSC CGL) and demanded a CBI probe.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:38

Short interest decreased by 22% during the last two reporting periods to 9.22 million shares, the lowest level in nearly six years. Investors, especially technical analysts, may use the 52 week range to gauge whether a stock's current price suggests buying, selling, or taking no-action.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:15

He refused to cover it up, and though he was still allowed to vote, he challenged the law in court, contending it violated his First Amendment right of free speech. "You should be able to have a time for some quiet reflection, or to do that important civic obligation in peace and quiet, without being bombarded by another campaign display", Chief Justice Roberts said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:49

The government-sponsored enterprise predicts home sales and housing starts to each increase by 5-10 percent in 2018 if mortgage rates continue to hover between 3.5 percent and 4.5 percent and inflation remains low. "So many people have lost their homes because of the high rates". "History has shown that periods of rising mortgage rates can be challenging for US housing and mortgage markets".

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:00

At one point, it appears that it was end game for the Sloth Bear as it was literally pinned down. The video was shot at the Tadoba National Park in the western Indian state of Maharashtra during an afternoon safari on February 28. The tiger was said to be cooling itself in a watering hole when the mother bear and her cub reached the spot. "It went after the sloth bear but she kept charging in order to protect her cub", Mr Kumar tells NDTV.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:54

It was the second suicide strike against Somali security forces in 24 hours. Al-Shabaab militants attacked an army post in Afgoye about 30 kilometres outside Mogadishu, killing six people, including three soldiers, police said. Residents said they saw militants enter early Friday after forcing Somali government soldiers to withdraw. For a decade, the weak UN-backed government has been fighting alongside African Union troops against al Shabaab, which aims to impose its own strict ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:11

He said the official announcement will come next week. Other countries are sounding alarms about Trump trade policies. "Trade is just about the only thing economists are agreed on - more is better", he said. Europe, they said, was likely to respond quickly with safeguard measures - it took just 20 days to act in 2002 - and European Union producers could secure more open access to the United States than rivals.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:39

The man had been remanded in Crime Branch custody, which ended on Friday. She edited Lankesh Patrike , a weekly newspaper. The accused identified as KT Naveen Kumar (37), who was arrested last month by the Bengaluru police officials for illegal possession of firearms, has been named as the first accused in the case.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:35

A rare snowstorm in Rome on Monday prompted the Italian authorities to call in the army to help clear the streets. It is deep, intense cold air bringing the threat of snow across the North Sea. Parts of eastern Britain have seen up to 10cm of snow this week and temperatures could fall towards minus 10 deg C in some rural areas, Britain's weather service said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:10

The judges hereby rejected legal appeals launched by the states of North-Rhine Westphalia and Baden-Wuerttemberg after the cities of Stuttgart and Duesseldorf were successfully sued by the German environmental organization "German Environmental Relief" (DUH) for failing to sufficiently protect citizens from traffic-related pollution.

by | March 02, 2018 | 21:45

Sudan's story has gained worldwide attention in the past year, with an awareness campaign about the endangered species dubbing him the "The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World". His veterinary team treated him, and he was back to normal in January. Then another more serious infection was discovered just recently in the same area, according to Ol Pejeta.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:04

The collection was released on Friday (March 2). The completion of the mixtape took more than a year. Viewers undoubtedly get a sense of the multifaceted rapper-dancer-producer-singer in the accompanying music video that sees the star adopt a slew of different fashions and personas, with J-Hope's signature enthusiasm shining brightly through all of them.