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by | March 07, 2018 | 19:24

Meantime, the court dismissed the acquittal pleas of Fr Thomas M Kottur and Sister Sephy, the first and second accused in the case. Hearing their pleas, the court ruled that there was no evidence against Father Jose and removed him from the accused list, but two others will have to face the trial.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:10

A Bench, led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, however, issued notice to the ED on the maintainability of a fresh writ petition filed by Mr. Karti and advanced the next hearing to March 8. The agency claims that it is crucial to the investigation to interrogate Karti and his CA together. The CBI has told the court on two occasions in the past that he is being evasive and does not cooperate.

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:26

The stock decreased 0.25% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $27.62. The stock is now moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.33% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -3.19 percent. M Holding Secs has invested 0.12% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). First Eagle Investment Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 6.25 million shares or 1.62% of the stock.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:20

Abbasi is the first high-level foreign dignitary to visit Nepal after the inauguration of the new government under the leadership of K.P. Sharma Oli on February 15. Well placed sources in the Prime Minister House told The News later on Friday evening that Prime Minister Abbasi, who seldom uses the PM House for his official engagements, he has been constrained to use its lush green lawn for a private objective that was befittingly illuminated for the occasion.The sources pointed out that the ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:49

Evica Stojanova-Kamberova, one of the organisers told the crowd: "We are here because questions about the name, the identity, the constitution [and] language are issues over which we must adopt a (strong) position". Greece objects that its neighbor's constitutional name, simply Macedonia , arguing that it implies a territorial claim to its own northern region of the same name.

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:41

The storm is also going to bring strong winds, with gusts over 40 miles per hour along the MA coastline and over 30 miles per hour for Maine, Rhode Island and CT, according to the National Weather Service. Newark Liberty International Airport, meanwhile, had the highest number of cancellations with 555. More than 50 flights arriving and departing from Boston Logan Airport have been canceled so far.

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:55

Monday along the westbound lanes of Interstate 94 and temporarily shut down a section of the roadway. Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow says no troopers were injured. What led up to the incident is under investigation. The Minnesota State Patrol was assisted by the Clay County Sheriff's Office, the Moorhead, Barnesville and Dilworth police departments, and F-M Ambulance.

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:24

The experiment was replicated at Gandhinagar on February 20, where 28 women man the station. Ajni will have 22 women. Across the zone, three stations will thus have women staff to handle all the day to day activities including train operations, ticketing, security and other relevant duties.

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:35

Signaturefd Llc who had been investing in Analog Devices Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $34.25B market cap company. The stock increased 0.99% or $0.9 during the last trading session, reaching $92.04. On Wednesday, September 30 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to "Buy". UBS downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Monday, November 9 report.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:06

Judge Bashir has been conducting the graft proceedings against Sharifs after the National Accountability Bureau ( NAB ) filed three graft references against former premier Nawaz Sharif and his family members in September a year ago, besides one against then-finance minister Ishaq Dar in compliance with the top court's landmark July 28 verdict.

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:14

European Council President Donald Tusk leaves after meeting Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May in 10 Downing Street in London, March 1, 2018. He said: "It's always possible, it's highly improbable but always possible that the deal will come apart at the end for some wholly unpredictable reason".

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:55

New Look said it was looking to close almost 10% of its 593-strong United Kingdom store estate, with a further six sites that are sub-let also due to shut as it pushes ahead with a company voluntary arrangement (CVA). Company partner, Daniel Butters, said: "The retail trading environment in the United Kingdom remains extremely challenging, driven by weaker consumer confidence, the implications of Brexit and competition from online channels".

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:30

A huge amount of starfish, crab, mussels, and lobsters washed up on the North Sea coast of Great Britain and other places, following the recent freezing weather and storms. Responding to his Facebook post, Natalie Garrett wrote: "Thankfully there are millions of starfish around the Kent coast and they breed like rabbits, but it's sad to see this kind of scene".

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:55

Trump's symbolic move drew waves of global criticism when first announced in December 2017 (see WikiTribune's previous coverage). "I would like to thank President Trump for leading the way". Responding the next day to Morales' announcement , the Palestinian cabinet called on "Arab and Islamic nations to take a firm stand against this move", which the Palestinians claim "violates global law and principles as well as United Nations resolutions".

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:16

Within six hours, he gave six interviews on cable TV news and many more to newspapers and news sites, each trying to out-shock the last. But Nunberg later retracted his claims and said he would cooperate fully with Mueller's investigation.

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:28

Allegations were made that Gigaba helped fast-track the process for them in 2015. "Gigaba has also argued that he had indeed granted them citizenship upon their appeal". "The South African public deserves to know exactly what is going on and how it is that passports and ID numbers were issued and members of the family at the heart of state capture‚ which has seen billions which should have been spent on improving the lives of South Africans‚ stolen‚" said Hoosen.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:46

He will also meet Prime Minister Theresa May and Cabinet ministers in Downing Street on Wednesday, ahead of a bilateral summit at Chequers on Thursday and a special session with Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson on Friday. It is the first trip overseas for the 32-year-old Salman since he became heir to the Saudi throne, and comes after a tumultuous year in which he consolidated power by sidelining rivals, vowed to modernize the country and stepped up its rivalry with Iran.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:53

In what is being touted as retaliation for demolition of Lenin's statue in Tripura, a statue of Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee has been broken and smeared with black paint in south Kolkata . "Any person associated with the BJP found to be involved with destroying any statue will face severe action from the party". The unpleasant incident happened hours after the police detained two people - a BJP worker and a CPI worker- for allegedly vandalizing the Periyar statue on Tuesday.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:40

The attacker has been recognized as Tejas Sharma. The Lokayukta post, ahead of Shetty's appointment, was vacant in Karnataka since December 2015, following the unceremonious exit of his predecessor Justice (retd) Y Bhaskar Rao, who was accused of corruption and extortion.

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:12

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Tuesday named former MLA Bhimrao Ambedkar the party's nominee for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections . "We have spoken to SP and have decided that we will support their Lok Sabha candidates for the bye-polls in Gorakhpur and Phulpu, and [the] SP will support our Rajya Sabha candidate in return", said Mayawati.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:40

The Canadian government disputes the characterization of some in the USA that it has been obstinate at the negotiating table. The original NAFTA took 14 months to negotiate. Trump has approved a series of small-scale trade actions, of which the steel and aluminum duties would be a part. "We're going to say that this is not an acceptable possibility for us to put tariffs on an important commodity like steel and aluminum".

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:34

In contentious exchanges with several lawmakers, Chao told a House committee that Trump is intervening to try to kill a pending effort to start the project. "We want all funding and financing options to be available, because that's what it is going to take to make all this possible", she said. "This is the entire country and it would be really disastrous not to go ahead with it — especially if it's based on some vendetta against Chuck Schumer", said Rep.

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:06

First, the USA would have to impose the levies. In calling for the tariffs, Trump invoked the seldom-used Section 232 of the 1962 Trade Expansion Act, which allows the president to unilaterally impose tariffs for national security reasons.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:16

With early voting already suggesting a record turnout for Democrats, and widespread speculation about what effect an endorsement by President Trump will have on Republican candidates, the Texas primaries are being looked at as both a bellwether for the rest of the nation - and a sign the red state could be turning purple more quickly than expected.

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:38

Teachers are now saying they will strike if legislators don't give them a raise and increase education funding. To make a point on the teacher shortage and lack of funding for education, Danks stood at an intersection last summer to raise money for her classroom.

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:28

Fans who fall in the Venn diagram of those tracking the production of Good Omens and those who follow Nick Offerman on Instagram may have been able to piece this information together already. The series will be brought to the screen by the highly acclaimed director/executive producer Douglas Mackinnon, whose credits include Knightfall , Dirk Gently, Doctor Who , Outlander and the standalone Victorian episode of Sherlock: The Abominable Bride, victor of the Primetime Emmy Award for ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 17:09

Trump has repeatedly said that his attorney general, Jeff Sessions , should launch investigations into Clinton , and has continued to lambast Sessions on Twitter for not taking what he views as appropriate steps to probe Clinton's actions involving her private email server.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:49

The rally, organised by the Pasban-e-Hurriyat Jammu Kashmir, condemned the killing of six young men by Indian troops in Shopian. "For the last seven decades, Kashmiris have been calling upon the United Nations and global community to let them live a peaceful life but to no avail", said PHJK's Uzair Ahmed Ghazali while speaking at the rally.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:35

Hence, even after bagging a majority of votes, Congress failed to form its government in the state, not with the coalition with other parties. "In coalition Government, there will always be challenges but we are ready to face the challenges".

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:29

Moscow has offered safe passage to non-combatants wishing to leave Eastern Ghouta during daily "humanitarian pauses", but the United Nations and the Observatory say no Syrian civilians have left the enclave since the first break in fighting took effect last week.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:31

Both women said that being identified as a male on their birth certificates has led to discrimination . "It only makes sense". "After careful consideration, the Court finds IDHW's policy of categorically and automatically denying applications submitted by transgender individuals to change the sex listed on their birth certificates is unconstitutional under the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment ".

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:27

Senior gardaí told last night that the raids and arrests were the culmination of an investigation that had been under way since early previous year. The 6 women and 5 men - aged in their 20's to 70's - were arrested on Sunday at locations in Tipperary , Limerick and Kerry. The suspects are all now being held at stations throughout Munster (mainly in Limerick and Clare) under section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:40

President Donald Trump for not imposing sanctions when it released a list of 210 wealthy and powerful Russians connected to the Kremlin in January. "We have not seen evidence of a robust effort yet on the part of Russian Federation, but we know their malign activities continue", Coats said.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:44

A detail of a screen as a journalist shows CCTV footage on a mobile phone believed to show Sergei Skripal , 66 and his duaghter Yulia Skripal, in her 30s, who were found unconscious in Salisbury town centre two days previously on March 6, 2018 in Salisbury , England .

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:12

The stock increased 1.77% or GBX 4.8 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 275.6. About 52,753 shares traded. Centrica plc (LON:CNA) has 0.00% since March 5, 2017 and is. It also provides pet accessories, including collars and leads, feeding bowls, clothing, toys, travel, and training products for dogs and cats; housing, bedding, and enrichment products for small animals; and health and hygiene products for various pet types.