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by | December 19, 2017 | 12:34

He added that the Centre is trying every possible measure to monitor the situation and ensure rescue operations. We have been working closely with the Governments of the affected states. Earlier on Tuesday, youngsters of Lakshadweep extended a warm welcome to the prime minister, it tweeted said. Following the legendary victory of Bhartiya Janata Party in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, PM Narendra Modi is back to complete his national duties.

by | December 19, 2017 | 11:52

North Korea on tested a new, more powerful ballistic missile on 29 November - that it says can hit major USA cities including Washington , and fly over Japan's current defence shield. The government hopes that the systems will become operable by the 2023 fiscal year. No comments have been given about potential sites for the Aegis Ashore deployment, however possible options lie with existing Self-Defense Force bases in Akita, northern Japan and Yamaguchi, according to ABC news .

by | December 19, 2017 | 11:23

William Taylor, the Rector at St Helen's Bishopgate, last week said his first question to the new Bishop of London would be to ask whether they are prepared to "declare as sin what God calls sin" and to summon sinners to repentance. As part of an initial tour of some of the parishes and projects at work in the Diocese, Bishop Sarah will also be visiting a foodbank preparing Christmas packages at St John's in Hoxton and she will be introduced to leaders from the Tower Hamlets Interfaith Forum, ...

by | December 19, 2017 | 10:38

She was shifted to a hospital but succumbed to injuries. According to a local report, the contact of forces was established with the hiding militants during the search operation resulting in the gunfight. Security forces used explosives to blast the house in which the militants were holed up. The forces had information about the presence of three militants in the area.

by | December 19, 2017 | 10:17

The President then urged the LGBT community to nominate a representative that he could appoint to the Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor (PCUP). He fired the PCUP chairman and threatened to do the same to all commissioners, accusing them of going on junkets overseas. But Duterte, during his speech, warned the communist rebels that he would take a "strong" stand on the issue.

by | December 19, 2017 | 10:00

He said that if there is no malfunctioning of the machines, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will lose the elections. "If ATMs can be hacked, why can't the EVMs?" Out of 60 constituencies where Patidars are in sizeable numbers, BJP lost 30 seats.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:43

The White House's stance is that Trump was not aware of contacts between his campaign and Russian Federation, according to a source close to the administration. Former FBI Director James Comey said the agency began investigating a pattern of contacts in July 2016. Montoya suggests that after a warning, if the Bureau is aware of communications between the Trump team and Russian Federation, and does not disclose them to the FBI, it becomes evidence.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:35

Airtel and its payment banks have learned violated several sections of Aadhaar Act, 2016, and could be punished with Rs 1 lakh per day fine as well as termination of authentication user agreements if found liable. "We are in the process of taking appropriate steps in respect of the same". Shares of Bharti Airtel tumbled on Monday after the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI ) ordered a temporary suspension of the telecom giant's Aadhaar linked e-KYC services.

by | December 19, 2017 | 08:24

Intelligence officials have historically cautioned that making such accusations could reveal secret information or free up other countries to call out the US over its digital espionage operations. "North Korea has acted especially badly, largely unchecked, for more than a decade, and its malicious behaviour is growing more egregious". "We do not make this allegation lightly", he added.

by | December 19, 2017 | 08:13

China has consistently supported and pushed forward the Middle East peace process, he said. Mr. Trump on December 6 announced that he would recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and move the US embassy there from Tel Aviv, triggering protests and strong condemnation.

by | December 19, 2017 | 06:53

The fire had burned up about 259,000 acres, according to Newsweek , making it the third-largest wildfire in California's history. Crews fighting the enormous fire hope to take advantage of a two-day window of calmer winds before potentially risky gusts return at mid-week, according to the Associated Press (AP).

by | December 19, 2017 | 06:12

In an initial report, the medical examiner's office said Stephens had defensive wounds on her hands and arms. "I don't know anything about these dogs or her personal relationship with them, but there are likely to have been precursors to this, I suspect, either in terms of fear and anxiety or potentially aggression issues in either one of these dogs to have happened this way", she said.

by | December 19, 2017 | 05:11

The meeting came shortly before Mrs May briefed the House of Commons on last week's breakthrough in Brexit talks, which saw the European Council agree that "sufficient progress" had been made on divorce issues to move to negotiations on the transition to a new relationship.

by | December 19, 2017 | 04:36

The weekend rain storm may be over, but an even nastier weather system is now bearing down on the South Coast. Cooler air will wrap around the low causing the snow level to fall during the day on Tuesday. On the mainland, about five centimetres could accumulate in higher urban communities, while Howe Sound and Whistler should see about 10 centimetres of snow.

by | December 19, 2017 | 03:10

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and a Kurdish-dominated force exchanged insults Monday, raising fears of a new fault line in the country's devastating seven-year conflict. "That's beneficial for us", Rogozin said as quoted by RIA Novosti. Assad had criticized the semi-autonomous Kurds in the past, but his latest comments were harsher than usual.

by | December 19, 2017 | 03:02

Coinciding with the increase in public concern for animal welfare, B.C's Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development, Doug Donaldson stated " we have listened to what British Columbians have to say on this issue and it is abundantly clear that the grizzly hunt is not in line with their values ." .

by | December 19, 2017 | 02:11

Palestinian officials have pressured local church leaders to reject Pence's visit and follow the example of the Egyptian Coptic Church whose pope has refused to meet the USA vice president due to the decision. (1830 GMT) on Tuesday, according to Republican aides, while the Senate vote is expected to follow either later on Tuesday or on Wednesday. Israel considers Jerusalem its eternal capital, while Palestinians want the capital of an independent state of theirs to be in the city´s eastern ...

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:56

Following his first " Lord of the Rings " trilogy, he directed a remake of " King Kong " and an adaptation of the mystery thriller novel " The Lovely Bones ", before making a trilogy of films based on " The Hobbit ", the forerunner to "The Lord of the Rings ".

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:45

Riverpark Capital Management Llc bought 39,822 shares as the company's stock declined 2.31% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 76,000 shares of the aerospace company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $15.03 million, down from 100,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:41

Police arrested her on a fugitive from justice warrant, online records show. Police have not provided a motive for the killings. They told him they often saw Sherra Wright outside on her cell phone, sometimes heard screaming, but also someone they never suspected would be wanted for a crime, especially the high-profile murder of her husband almost 1800 miles east in Memphis seven years ago.

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:35

UFC star Conor McGregor was asked about his fighting plans and said he wants an MMA fight rather than a boxing match. "Remember I'm Floyd "Money" Mayweather". "Georges is going to feel his body out and see what he wants". Showtime added in a statement that global revenues, including ticket sales, sponsorship and worldwide distribution, for Mayweather-McGregor had exceeded US$600 million (S$809 million).

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:34

CMS officials are planning to launch talks with children's health policy experts to figure out the best way to transition kids out of CHIP if they need to, said one Washington-based children's advocate who asked not to be identified. If Congress doesn't renew the program before January, it will be bad news for many families. Until recently , most Americans didn't know CHIP.

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:26

Kobe famously asked MJ about his footwork during a stoppage in play of a December 1997 game, and he later conceded to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck that " damn near 100 percent " of his moves were lifted right out of Jordan's playbook. Bryant's five championships were only one shy of Jordan's six. All of the NBA's greatest players from here on out will inevitably be compared to the man who's widely considered to be the greatest basketball player of all time - Michael Jordan.

by | December 19, 2017 | 00:57

Baldwin responded by asking where her husband, Jared Kushner, was. It's Omarosa Manigault ( Leslie Jones ), the former " Apprentice " contestant who made headlines last week after conflicting stories emerged about her White House exit. "I brought you a brand-new ornament: Roy Moore ". Ivanka's decoration features disgraced Roy Moore , who Trump famously supported. until he lost. Moore had spent several weeks battling accusations of sexual misconduct with teenage girls and, at press time, ...

by | December 19, 2017 | 00:26

Upon the takeover of Compton law enforcement by the L.A. County Sheriff's Department in 2000, the handgun was amongst 3,800 confiscated firearms that were transferred to the LASD. And, more than 20 years after his death, Tupac continues to effortlessly capture everyone's attention because of the many, many questions that remain unanswered about his murder .