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by | March 18, 2018 | 01:27

A complainant, Bakhshish Singh, alleged that the deal never matured and the accused failed to return the money. He was sentenced to two years in jail and was later granted bail. The court took cognisance of the cases after it was alleged that the brothers had defrauded the complainants to the tune of around Rs 1 crore. The singer apparently made these people a part of his performing troupe so that when they went on tour, they could be "illegally" dropped off to get jobs in the North American ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:58

Today, the court of additional district and session judge J S Sidhu is expected to pronounce the quantum of sentence. In court on Saturday, Tara said he does not regret killing Singh and that if he could save thousands of lives by killing "a cruel person", it was not wrong, his lawyer told ANI.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:28

He noted the wall would have to be see-through , even though he would prefer it to be fully concrete . He also called for the wall to be see-through , repeating his freakish statement about a transparent wall being crucial to stop cartels from smuggling drugs into the U.S.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:02

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho was confirmed to have carried out a meeting with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in Stockholm. The April Moon-Kim Panmunjom Summit is not only a significant step in reconciliation between the two Koreas, but also a major diplomatic breakthrough for the South Korean President in his bid to bring denuclearization and peace to the Korean Peninsula.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:16

The Russian Foreign Ministry has given the diplomats one week to leave the country. Retired military intelligence officer Skripal, 66, and his daughter, Yulia, 33, were found slumped on a bench in Salisbury city centre on March 4. "President Macron denounced as early as Tuesday the Salisbury chemical attack as unacceptable and assured Prime Minister May the United Kingdom had France's full support", the embassy said.

by | March 18, 2018 | 00:57

The remarks implicating the Russian president directly are likely to escalate the dispute between London and Moscow . The new sanctions represent the most significant response yet by the Trump administration to Russia's election interference.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:55

There is an on-going speculation, that Russian state-funded Russia Today (RT) television network could be stripped of its broadcasting license in the U.K.in the wake of the nerve agent attack. "It is not clear to me that London's response will hit the Kremlin where it hurts". The move on Saturday comes after a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:26

Palace had been winless in their previous seven league games, including losing their last four, and had conceded 15 goals during that period. Palace opened the scoring in the first half through James Tomkins's close-range effort before Luka Milivojevic converted from the spot on 68 minutes to make sure of all three points.

by | March 18, 2018 | 00:22

In a statement, the four leaders said they shared the view of British investigators that "there is no plausible alternative explanation" for the attack. Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius told The Associated Press that the Salisbury attack is a direct challenge to Europe that will likely be discussed at an European Union ministers' meeting Monday in Brussels.

by | March 18, 2018 | 00:36

The commission says in a statement that corporate networks at some of the 99 plants licensed by the NRC were affected by the 2017 hack aimed at the us energy grid and other infrastructure, but no safety, security or emergency preparedness functions were affected.

by | March 18, 2018 | 00:19

They attacked our vehicle from a hillock surrounded by dense orchards. Police said the body was that of a Pakistani terrorist Abu Hamas, who has been active in Pampore area of south Kashmir. Government Forces shortly after the attack launched a cordon and search operation. He added that about 10 militants of Hizb and Lashkar outfits were believed to be present in the area.

by | March 17, 2018 | 23:04

The apparent transatlantic willingness to square up to Moscow was bolstered by the announcement from Washington that it had placed sanctions on 19 Russians and five organisations, among them Russia's intelligence services, for meddling in the 2016 presidential election and a two-year campaign of cyber attacks on the American power network, including nuclear facilities.

by | March 17, 2018 | 23:38

The announcement followed on the heels of Britain's order this week for 23 Russian diplomats to leave the United Kingdom because Russia was not cooperating in the case of Sergei Skripal and his daughter, both found March 4 poisoned by a nerve agent that British officials say was developed in Russia .

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:52

The attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury was highlighted by the US Treasury as one of the justifications for the tougher line against Moscow . Russia, which denies any involvement in the incident, condemned May's decision as unacceptable and vowed a swift response. Mr. Corbyn's stance is expected to open up divisions within the Labour party , with reports in the British press suggesting levels of discontent over his failure to name Russian ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 23:41

Putin said in a televised address Friday that "the will of the people, the will of each Russian citizen will determine the path the country will take". Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius told The Associated Press that the Salisbury attack was a direct challenge to Europe . France, which on Wednesday had said it wanted proof of Russian involvement before deciding whether to take action against Russia, appeared to change its position on Thursday, saying it agreed with the ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 23:39

The Dalton Lions Club sponsors Breakfast with the Bunny & Easter Egg Hunt. In addition to Grace Baptist, participating churches include New Birth Fellowship Church, Mt. Children will be divided into the following age groups: 0-3, 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12. Family Easter Celebration featuring egg hunts and other activities including crafts, inflatables and opportunities to interact with therapy dogs, will be at 3:30 p.m.

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:11

Gurib-Fakim's resignation letter had been sent to the speaker of parliament and she will leave office on March 23, Mohamed added. Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth announced earlier this month that Gurib-Fakim had agreed to resign, with a date set for her departure after last Monday's ceremony celebrating the Indian Ocean archipelago nation's 50 years of independence.

by | March 17, 2018 | 23:28

It said this was a response to Britain's "provocative actions" and "baseless accusations over the incident in Salisbury on March 4". The closure of the British Council's Moscow office will sever cultural ties, while that of the consulate-general in St Petersburg will end Britain's diplomatic presence in Russia's second city.

by | March 17, 2018 | 23:03

In a YouTube video aired late Thursday, he mocked Sobchak and other candidates, describing them as "clowns" manipulated by the Kremlin, and called on his supporters to press for change by taking to the streets. Glushkov, 68, was found dead at his home in the south-west London on March 12. Russian investigators said on Friday they had opened a criminal investigation into the attempted murder of Yulia Skripal and offered to cooperate with British authorities.

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:11

The results of the match wouldn't make much of a difference for Islamabad United and the Lahore Qalandars . If Zalmi win today and Kings lose, the former will take the second spot on the table, giving them an extra chance of making it to the final, as the top two teams will play a qualifier in Dubai, the victor of which will go directly to Karachi .

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:47

The ministry said it was also closing the British consulate in Saint Petersburg and withdrawing the right of the British Council, a body that promotes British culture and language, to operate in Russian Federation. "I think the global community has to mobilise around this case in order to demonstrate to Russian Federation decisiveness and there is no acceptance to the breach of worldwide law".

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:42

United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi too has become active to bring all opposition political parties, which are not part of the NDA, on a single platform ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections. "By-poll results in Gorakhpur and Phulpur were a referendum on the popularity of the Modi and Yogi governments". Little after noon, Samajwadi Party workers started playing with colours and raised slogans hailing the SP-BSP alliance like "Bua-Bhatija Zindabad (hail aunt-nephew) and ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 21:32

Ri Yong-ho landed at Stockholm's Arlanda airport on a flight from Beijing late on Thursday and spent several hours at the Swedish foreign ministry before returning to the North Korean embassy. "We have said that if we can support such a process, we are prepared to do so". Trump accepted an invitation from Kim when a South Korean delegation delivered it verbally in Washington.

by | March 17, 2018 | 20:06

The ambassador is expected to be informed about Moscow's retaliation over the decision to expel Russian diplomats in connection with accusations of alleged poisoning of a former colonel of Russia's Main Intelligence Directorate Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia.

by | March 17, 2018 | 21:23

About 32.11M shares traded or 118.39% up from the average. Iron Mountain Incorporated (Delaware) REIT had a net margin of 4.78% and a return on equity of 15.40%. Ig Limited holds 0.25% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) or 601,903 shares. Price-to-Earnings Ratio is the current share price divided by annual earnings per share.

by | March 17, 2018 | 19:52

Former Giants' OL Justin Pugh reached agreement on deal with the Arizona Cardinals, per team source . The New York Giants had already lost one starter on the offensive line this past week. Humphries at left tackle, Mike Iupati at left guard, A.Q. Shipley (or Evan Boehm ) at center, Pugh at right guard and Smith at right tackle. But over the last two seasons, he missed a combined 13 games due to knee and back injuries, the latter some thought could be a chronic condition.

by | March 17, 2018 | 19:58

Permission for the U.K.to open a general consulate in St. Petersburg, Russia, would be revoked and the British Council, a cultural and educational organization, would have to cease activities, the ministry said. Speaking on Russia-24 television, Zakharova said Britain's angry reaction is connected to the war in Syria. Russian Federation is expected to announce the expulsion of some British diplomats in a retaliatory measure.

by | March 17, 2018 | 19:48

The Big 12 Champion Kansas basketball team will face No. 8 seed Seton Hall in the Midwest Regional round of 32 Saturday. The victory moved the Jayhawks to 28-7 on the year and gave KU 28 wins for the third-straight season and ninth time in the 15 years under head coach Bill Self.

by | March 17, 2018 | 21:10

The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement that it is also ordering the closure of the British Council in Russia and ending an agreement to reopen the British consulate in St. A spokeswoman for the U.K. Foreign Office said Britain had anticipated Moscow's response. "Russia's response doesn't change the facts of the matter - the attempted assassination of two people on British soil, for which there is no alternative conclusion other than that the Russian State was culpable." it said ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 21:16

The boat, with about twenty migrants and refugees on board, had just set out from the Turkish mainland when it overturned off the Greek island of Agathonisi. The drop was especially observed on the eastern Mediterranean migratory route between Turkey and Greece, and the central route between Libya to Italy.

by | March 17, 2018 | 20:31

Last month the local L'Express newspaper said Gurib-Fakim used a credit card issued by an global non-governmental organisation to buy clothes and jewellery in Italy and Dubai. This was confirmed by the PEI, which said in a statement earlier this week that Gurib-Fakim "thus never received gifts, favours, wages or expenses from the PEI, nor undue benefits or advantage".

by | March 17, 2018 | 21:18

AAP Punjab should function as a regional party with a alliance with national AAP. When contacted, Ropar MLA Amarjit Singh Sandhoa, who was missing from the second meeting said, "When the suggestion of forming a separate unit was made, we asked them who will head it - Sukhpal Singh Khaira or Simarjit Singh Bains and there was no clear reply".

by | March 17, 2018 | 20:05

The engineer "concluded that there were no safety concerns and the crack didn't compromise the structural integrity of the bridge", the university said in a statement early Saturday morning. "What really bothers me is with ABC, the benefits are so substantial that I would hate to see this accident lead to its reduced use", said Michael Culmo, a bridge engineer in CT who has worked on accelerated construction projects for decades.

by | March 17, 2018 | 20:13

Dowd initially told the Beast that he was speaking on behalf of the president, but subsequently told TPM he was speaking for himself. Sessions fired McCabe on Friday amid an internal Department of Justice investigation into his handling of the FBI's investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server to conduct government business.

by | March 17, 2018 | 20:15

Zoe has since been found safe in that auto in Memphis after a citizen spotted the Honda Civic and called in a tip, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said today. Friday. This is a photograph TBI release Saturday of the Honda Civic the suspect is believed to have stolen, with 10-month old baby Zoe Jordan inside.