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by | August 11, 2017 | 19:17

All eyes were on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as she left for New Delhi on Thursday for what she said a "courtesy meeting" with the newly-elected President of India, Ram Nath Kovind. An invite has been sent to leaders of opposition parties, including JD (U)'s Sharad Yadav by Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on behalf of the Congress chief.

by | August 11, 2017 | 19:17

A number of other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA raised its position in Sealed Air Corporation by 61,387.8% in the first quarter. Additionally the company recently declared a dividend for shareholders payable on Friday the 6th of October 2017. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be paid a $0.075 dividend.

by | August 11, 2017 | 19:13

Baker played for the England Under-21 side during the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, scoring once as the Three Lions were knocked out by Germany on penalties in the semi-finals. After successful loan spells with Sheffield Wednesday , MK Dons and " Chelsea B" Vitesse Arnhem, the Northern Echo believe that Baker has now been given permission to leave Stamford Bridge on loan, and Middlesbrough looks to be his next destination.

by | August 11, 2017 | 19:07

Two weeks prior to the divorce announcement , Tom and Luann made headlines after a public argument at a NY restaurant a cording to E! "I think it's all happened in front of the cameras and, if you see the reunion, I think you'll be surprised, because you'll begin to see the first signs of cracks in the relationship at the first part of the reunion".

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:59

A suicide bomber blew himself up in front of a mosque in the centre of Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Friday, killing a soldier, police said, and Islamist group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack. "In the past two weeks, our fearless Somali security forces have successfully disrupted multiple al-Shabaab tax stations and removed a key al-Shabaab governor, Ali Mohamed Hussein" the statement said.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:55

The trains collided head on; one train was coming from Cairo and the other was coming from the city of Port Said, at the Suez Canal. The television reports showed pictures of bodies covered with bed sheets at the site. The Public Prosecution Office ordered an investigation into Friday's incident in Alexandria, the state-run Ahram Gate reported. And 373 people lost their lives when a fire ripped through a packed train south of the capital in 2002.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:50

Morocco has lodged its bid to host the 2026 soccer World Cup, the country's football federation said in a statement on Friday. "We are convinced that Morocco could organise this competition just as was done by South Africa in 2010", said Malagasy Ahmad after he was elected to succeed Cameroon's Issa Hayatou as head of the African body.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:35

William Burch, who was driving the Chevrolet SUV, told local TV station KVUE that he was on the phone when the incident happened. According to KVUE, the woman drove her auto over the edge of the seventh floor nearly one month ago, but the shocking video of the incident has just been released.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:15

There has been a wide range of cases of modern slavery and human trafficking uncovered, ranging from a Romanian organised crime gang making €5m (£4.5m) from advertising prostitutes online and laundering the proceeds, to a 12-year-old girl being trafficked into the United Kingdom to take children on a school run.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:15

You choose a prime minister by voting for him, but then a judge or a military dictator tears up your vote. Addressing his supporters in Jhelum on Thursday evening, Nawaz said he is not greedy for power but wants to change Pakistan for the better.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:08

Tourism may prove one of the bigger casualties from a strong quake that struck a region of southwestern China whose natural beauty and Tibetan heritage draw millions of visitors each year. Hundreds of soldiers and rescue personnel have been deployed to the Jiuzhaigou area, along with hundreds of vehicles, and dozens of sniffer dogs and devices to detect life under the rubble.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:05

North Korea's nuclear and missile technology will inevitably migrate from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the Iran. Because theirs is a long-term relationship, they also have the motivation to move closer to each other in not only fighting the Great Satan but in worrisome financial and military bonds.

by | August 11, 2017 | 17:58

The warship spat comes as a war of words between the USA and North Korea escalates and President Donald Trump pushes China to do more to reign in Pyongyang's threats. Trump responded by warning North Korea it would face "fire and fury" if it further threatened the United States. Washington's critical actions came as it courts the help of China, North Korea's ally, in taming Pyongyang's nuclear weapons ambitions and ending its missile tests.

by | August 11, 2017 | 17:52

Mohamed Elshinawy was arrested in Maryland more than a year ago following a detailed FBI investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported , citing a 2016 indictment. According to the media, Elshinawy admitted he was told to use the received money for " operational purposes " within the country, but denied he planned any assaults in the US.

by | August 11, 2017 | 17:39

A former Republican senator from New Hampshire called on Democrats to support a bill that would evaluate President Trump's psychological ability to hold office. At times, the White House has tried to deprive North Korea of the attention experts believe its erratic leader seeks with each nuclear test. The threat of nuclear war is steeply on the rise.

by | August 11, 2017 | 16:32

South Korea's military said on Thursday North Korea's recent statements regarding striking the US territory of Guam are a challenge against Seoul and the US-South Korea alliance. It is important that the USA does not push North Korea into a dead end so they feel they are left with no options. The U.S. military established a naval base and small Marine barracks there.

by | August 11, 2017 | 16:12

India claims Sikkim border as part of its territory, while China has said that the area falls on their side as per the 1890 treaty signed between British and China. "It's a situation that we have certainly followed closely", U.S. state department spokesperson Heather Nauert told reporters at a news conference. "We continue to encourage both parties to sit down and have conversations about that".

by | August 11, 2017 | 15:57

While speaking about the historic Goods and Service Tax which was implemented last month, Subramanian said it is an astonishing feat of administration, politics and technology. Gross non-performing advances (GNPAs) ratio of Scheduled Commercial Banks (SCBs) rose from 9.2 per cent in September 2016 to 9.5 per cent in March 2017.

by | August 11, 2017 | 15:53

The 30-year-old was eventually granted an opportunity to reach the 200-meter semifinal on Wednesday - albeit under freaky circumstances. Makwala, whose exploits in London have been a major talking point this week, races in the final later on Thursday.

by | August 11, 2017 | 15:43

The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. Shares of DineEquity, Inc (DIN) traded up 8.085% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $40.305. Applebee's sales declined 6.2% for the second quarter of 2017. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 5,033 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $274,000 after buying an additional 110 shares during the last quarter.

by | August 11, 2017 | 15:12

Every year, for the last four years, 30 people in the county have died from an opioid overdose. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , who chairs the presidential opioid commission, thanked Trump "for accepting this first recommendation of our July 31 interim report ".

by | August 11, 2017 | 14:46

While Jennings remains in the ECB's long-term plans, an inconsistent showing at the top of the order meant he never took full hold of the chance he was afforded to establish himself as Alastair Cook's opening partner. I am sure he will find his confidence and look to score runs in the remaining matches of this season. The return of Woakes, who took five wickets in the match and made a half-century on his championship return against Middlesex this week, is good news for England as he has ...

by | August 11, 2017 | 14:31

In an interview to Rajya Sabha TV, outgoing vice president Hamid Ansari says Muslims in India have a feeling of unease, a sense of insecurity now. "There will be a feeling of freedom to work, think and an opportunity to explain your view as per your fundamental thinking", Modi said . He also mentioned that, in spite of the tolerant character, people sometimes use small issues for political gains.

by | August 11, 2017 | 14:12

The footage was used in the trial against Orr and he was handed a 35-year prison sentence on Wednesday. The video - which was captured with a camera that Smith bought himself and placed on his eyeglasses - shows him exiting his squad vehicle and politely asking Orr, who is on his cell phone, to stop.

by | August 11, 2017 | 14:08

She said she and her co-workers went out of their office when they felt the tremor, but most of their guests were swimming and did not notice the natural disaster. Aftershocks are expected within the day, according to Phivolcs . The authorities put the magnitude of the quake at 6.3. The country is located in the Pacific "Ring of Fire", where about 90 per cent of the world's earthquakes occur.