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by | January 10, 2018 | 18:01

Already on Wednesday morning, a number of services have been cancelled, particularly on the T1 Northern Line. Later, news broke that the issues were due to 60 to 70 train drivers calling in sick on Tuesday. "I expect the next 48 hours to be better and we'll continue to work at it". Mr Collins said more train drivers were being recruited and by February the system would be "in a better position".

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:49

The order sparked a furore as it directed cinemagoers to "stand up in respect" till the end of the anthem, in a bid to "instil patriotism and nationalism". It had acted on a PIL filed by Shyam Narayan Chowksy. Following the Centre's submission, the SC disposed of the petition and said its order making the national anthem optional would remain in operation till the committee came out with recommendations.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:40

Bangladesh is the only Test-playing nation to have toured Ireland for T20Is. India will travel to Ireland for two T20Is in June prior to the England tour, that begins in July. This is the first time the Men in Blue are making a trip to Ireland since 2007. The two matches will precede the long tour of England comprising five Tests, three ODIs and as many T20s.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:27

With Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Scindia saying that Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie " Padmavat " will not be released in her state, the Congress on Tuesday said there was a conflict between the central and state governments on the issue.

by | January 10, 2018 | 16:54

However, Zuma appealed two days after the conference. "What Zuma did yesterday is a red herring, which is a deviation from what has been prescribed, which is also a breach of the court", she said. In 2014 Zuma had failed to abide by recommendations made by the country's anti-corruption watchdog over United States dollars 15 million (12.5 million euros) of taxpayer-funded refurbishments at his personal home in the eastern KwaZulu-Natal province.

by | January 10, 2018 | 16:29

Eight people died and 84 people were rescued after a boat sank off the coast of Libya, the Italian Coast Guard said. Flavio Di Giacomo, a spokesman for the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), said the boat was carrying 150 migrants aboard the dinghy when it set out from a Libyan beach east of Tripoli.

by | January 10, 2018 | 15:23

During the talks, the North Korean delegation said it would send an Olympic delegation, which includes officials, athletes, cheerleaders, journalists and others, South Korea's Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung told reporters , according to media footage from the border village of Panmunjom, the venue for the talks.

by | January 10, 2018 | 12:12

The agreement was signed by the Malaysian government and Ocean Infinity CEO Oliver Plunkett at a ceremony in Kuala Lumpur Wednesday, attended by the families of some of the missing passengers. Systems created to automatically transmit the flight's position failed to work after this point, said a final report from Australian Transport Safety Board last January.

by | January 10, 2018 | 12:10

The announcement regarding the salary hike was made by Chief Minister Palaniswami previous year in July and Palaniswami today tabled the bill regarding the same in the Assembly. Though the state government had been trying to maintain services by roping in temporary drivers and conductors in addition to employees not taking part in the agitation, passengers faced enormous hardship over reduced availability of buses.

by | January 10, 2018 | 12:08

The Sanchi was sailing from Iran to South Korea when the collision occurred 257 kilometers (160 miles) off the coast of Shanghai, China's Ministry of Transport said. Norwegian ship insurer Skuld has confirmed it was the lead hull insurer for the tanker and the protection and indemnity (P&I) insurer for CF Crystal .

by | January 10, 2018 | 12:02

Trae Young scored 22 of his 27 points in the second half to help No. 9 Oklahoma beat No. 8 Texas Tech 75-65 on Tuesday night in a Big 12 game. I was happy that was my first shot in the second half. With four assists, Thomas reached 203 for his career and became the second player in league history to surpass 1,000 points, 600 rebounds, 200 steals and 200 assists.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:59

He left the stage and did not return. Fans who purchased tickets to the aborted Harrah's show will receive refunds. It reads: "Unfortunately, due to illness, Willie Nelson's performance concluded early". The representative also confirmed that Nelson would be canceling the remainder of his shows scheduled for January. Nelson has yet to announce any cancellation of his February shows, which begin in Georgia on Feb.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:41

According to the source, Miller was politely asked to leave the set multiple times after the interview was over, but refused. Miller called Tapper "condescending" and attempted to say that CNN has 24/7 negative coverage of Trump and the viewers deserved to hear three minutes of the truth.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:26

The average US temperature in 2017 was 54.6 degrees F (2.6 degrees F above average), making 2017 third warmest year in 123 years of record-keeping, according to scientists from NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information. Dr Braganza added: "We have seen that warming across the land surface temperatures and in the oceans surrounding Australia". The last time the state had an annual temperature average below that 20th-century mean? Based on data recorded this year, they will likely ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:17

He noted that he and his family were on one of the final episodes of her syndicated talk show. "I don't think she's going to run". "But I don't think she's actively considering it at this time", King said . Asked about all the presidential speculation suddenly swirling around Winfrey, the typically pugilistic Trump steered clear of nasty nicknames and colorful insults while sizing up such a potential celebrity showdown.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:10

Ecuador is exploring options to secure safe passage for WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange from its London embassy, the country's FM said. A spokeswoman for the Foreign Office said that from its perspective: "He is free to leave the Ecuadorian embassy whenever he wants".

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:34

Trump said on Saturday that he is "absolutely" willing to talk to Kim Jong Un. . Asked if the president's tweet had hurt USA credibility with its allies, including Japan and South Korea, Haley was firm. Kim, who called for talks in a New Year's address, has vowed to never surrender his nuclear arsenal, which makes any USA -backed regime-change effort like those in Iraq and Libya far more unsafe.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:25

As club president Josep Maria Bartomeu looked to organise a temporary hotel for Coutinho , Suarez revealed that he'd already sorted out accommodation for the Brazilian. The playmaker will sign a five-and-half year deal and will have a buyout clause of £355m. "I'm very happy, very happy", Coutinho said, per the Mirror , following his move to Barcelona .

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:25

Israel's Channel 10 television station said the man sustained multiple shots to his upper body while he was driving in his auto. Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said in a statement that he was confident the "security forces will track down the perpetrators and bring them to justice".

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:20

Iran's leaders have frequently expressed concerns of a "cultural invasion" gripping the Islamic country, with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei issuing a warning over the "teaching of the English language spreading to nursery schools" back in 2016.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:15

The Australian Open starts next Monday at Melbourne Park. "But, as he indicated this morning, he will be ready to play and it's great to see him out here". Even though she isn't playing in this year's Australian Open, she would still stay the defending champion for the next Australian Open in our hearts.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:04

Alongside of " The New Jim Crow " on the list of banned books was "My Infamous Life: The Autobiography of Mobb Deep's Prodigy", "The Last Narco: Inside the Hunt for El Chapo, the World's Most Wanted Drug Lord", and other crime novels including "In the Minds of Murderers" and "The World's Most Evil Psychopaths".

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:36

The Fire Department of NY says it was called there around 7 a.m. Monday for a report of a fire on the top floor. The fire was reported at 7 a.m. local time, the fire department said . "The men and women of the #FDNY are true heroes and deserve our most honest thanks and praise!" According to the FDNY, the fire was confined to the top of the building, and no residents of Trump Tower were evacuated.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:04

Meanwhile, Zehri's spokesperson Jan Achakzai claimed that the prime minister had not advised him to resign, the report added. Sanaullah Zehri, a Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader was elected chief minister of Balochistan province after General Elections 2013 and resigned today, after over four years in power.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:02

Last week, a spokesman for the South Korean Unification Ministry said he believed North Korea and the International Olympic Committee would hold talks in the coming days. President Donald Trump plans to name other members of the US delegation for the Games, which run from February 9 to 25 in Pyeongchang, as soon as Wednesday.