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by | March 20, 2018 | 16:20

Sasikala, his wife and Jayalalitha's close associate and one who usurped the power to become AIADMK secretary and also CM-designate, has applied for 15-day parole. Jaya had described Sasikala as her "sister" and Natarajan "happened to be her husband". Past year he underwent a kidney transplant. She was sent to Parappana Agrahara central prison in February previous year.

by | March 20, 2018 | 15:49

However, Sridevi preferred to not be a part of the movie as she felt that she was already doing several films with Anil Kapoor. The buzz is that his 2 States heroine Alia Bhatt will also feature in the film along with Varun Dhawan and Sonakshi Sinha .

by | March 20, 2018 | 15:48

There has been no recruitment for the last four years . Mumbai students started Protesting against the confusion surrounding by railway recruitment; students stopped trains on Central Railway during the peak hours on Tuesday. Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis was quoted by ANI as saying , "Was in continuous touch with officials". In view of the agitation, the CR authorities swung into action and said a fresh round of exams to recruit the apprentices will be held soon.

by | March 20, 2018 | 15:48

For the roll-over beyond Brexit of worldwide agreements that London entered as part of the European Union , the bloc would tell the third countries to continue treating Britain as if it were still an European Union member during the transition period.

by | March 20, 2018 | 15:39

Someone, somewhere, had posted a threat on Snapchat to shoot up a school at 12:27 p.m. that Monday so North Shore High School in Glen Head initiated a lockdown and lockout. Jaron Dent, OTHS teacher and coach, was one of the handful of school staff on standby to monitor the peaceful protest that occurred behind the Smiley campus.

by | March 20, 2018 | 14:38

Although many believed that his message was intended more to win the election than actually reshape the country's economic policy maintained by the Republicans and Democrats since WWII, the recent announcements show that the President is ready and willing to take concrete action.

by | March 20, 2018 | 14:23

Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that the government did not keep anyone in the dark on the issue of 39 Indians killed in Iraq's Mosul. The minister said that she had concrete evidence that he was lying. "The bodies were brought to Baghdad for DNA testing". "Yesterday we got information that DNA samples of 38 people have matched and DNA of the 39th person has matched 70 per cent".

by | March 20, 2018 | 14:10

He called on Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to end it, who oversees that probe, to shut it down. Trying to forcibly end the special counsel investigation would set up the ultimate test of the Republican Party's so far staunch unwillingness to desert its President, and could have a huge impact on the political environment for November's midterm elections.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:24

Li was nominated for the premiership by Xi. "China's aim is to ensure that both domestic and foreign firms, and companies under all kinds of ownership structure, to be able to compete on fair terms in China's large market". Since he took over power Trump has been pressuring China to step-up measures to reduce trade deficit and expand USA exports and investments. Playing down Trump threats, Li said a year ago that China-US trade reached about Dollars 580 billion.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:12

One person was injured when a package exploded at the FedEx ground distribution facility in Schertz overnight, said the San Antonio Fire Department. The FedEx employee is believed to have suffered non-life threatening injuries in the latest incident, which happened at about midnight local time.

by | March 20, 2018 | 13:11

Anti-Semitism or political discourse? In an address to Palestinian officials, Abbas condemned Ambassador David Friedman's close ties with the West Bank settler movement, describing him as a "son of a dog". "Apparently the shock of the truth has caused them to lose their mind", he said. PM Rami Hamdallah's convoy, which included the chief of Palestinian Authority's intelligence Majed Faraj, was attacked just after the delegation crossed through the Israeli-controlled Erez checkpoint also ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:56

Navalny's opposition movement and the non-governmental election monitor Golos reported ballot stuffing, repeat voting and Putin supporters being bussed into polling stations en masse. But employees at state and private companies, as well as students, said they had come under other pressure to vote. Among liberal Russians the mood was grim.

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:48

Pointing at China's global ambitions, he said his country would be strong but not aggressive and would not develop itself at the expense of the rest of the world. The history-laden honorific had previously been reserved for Mao, although some official media and party members have used variations of the term in recent months in reference to Xi.

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:17

The U.S. Senate failed to pass a 20-week abortion ban bill in January. MS now is one of more than a dozen states that prohibits abortions after 20 weeks . He told The Associated Press he is proud MS is taking steps to protect "the most vulnerable of human life:" the unborn. "House Bill 1510 will help us achieve that goal", Bryant tweeted earlier this month in anticipation of the bill's passage.

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:55

The court is expected to decide as soon as Thursday night, whether to issue the warrant. Lee, president from 2008-2013, is suspected of taking about 11 billion won (US$10.3 million) in bribes from the state intelligence agency, businesses and others.

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:52

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has left Harare for Kigali, Rwanda for an Extraordinary Summit of the African Union which is expected to see the signing of the agreement launching the African Continental Free Trade Area. The CFTA is a key part of the AU's long-term development plan Agenda 2063, which calls for easing trade and travel across the continent. He worked on setting up the Economic Community of West African States's (ECOWAS) common market, which he has subsequently criticised for ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:44

Kushner Companies, owned by President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner , routinely falsified documents for several development projects in the Queens borough of New York City, according to a new report from the Associated Press .

by | March 20, 2018 | 11:23

However, under the present law, Putin can not contest for re-election in 2024. The final "election" results from Canada have not been published . Candidates in Russia's elections. British Prime Minister Theresa May has openly blamed Russian Federation for the incident, which United Kingdom officials say involved a military-grade nerve agent.

by | March 20, 2018 | 10:27

Thackeray also questioned state Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis's claim of digging of 56,000 wells in the state. Check the footage, I had said in 2014. This is a wound which they still harbour. Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers pulled down signboards written in Gujarati from some commercial establishments in Mumbai and adjoining Vasai, hours after party chiefRaj Thackeray yesterday alleged that there was a "design" of the BJP-led central government to separate Mumbai from ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 09:26

High temperatures, dryness and incredible winds are combining to create "crazy fires" which burn uncontrolled through the night. They are not allowed back into the town to check on their homes until the Rural Fire Service gives the all clear, leaving many of them anxiously waiting to see what has survived.

by | March 20, 2018 | 09:20

Despite a friendly-ish relationship with President Donald Trump, Mr Putin's new mandate gives him little incentive to seek entente with Washington, especially as the investigation of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 USA election intensifies.

by | March 20, 2018 | 09:20

A Cambridge Analytica spokesman said: "We entirely refute any allegation that Cambridge Analytica or any of its affiliates use entrapment, bribes, or so-called "honey-traps" for any goal whatsoever" and that "we routinely undertake conversations with prospective clients to try to tease out any unethical or illegal intentions".

by | March 20, 2018 | 07:31

Furthermore, the USA military noted that the North Koreans were notified about the drills by the United Nations Command. Those announcements were made by the South Koreans, who have been orchestrating the diplomatic preparations and acting as the messenger between Washington and Pyongyang.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:47

On an interview that aired Sunday on "60 Minutes," Salman compared Iran's supreme leader to Adolf Hitler, saying that Ayatollah Ali Khamenei "wants to create his own project in the Middle East very much like Hitler, who wanted to expand at the time".

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:37

An FIR has been lodged against Jawaharlal Nehru University professor Atul Johri at Vasant Kunj North Police Station in Delhi for allegedly molesting and indulging in obscene comments on female students. Denying the allegations, Johri said, "Some girls, who have levelled the allegations against me, had received a mail from me on February 27 regarding their irregular attendance in the lab".