DAYS AFTER three Opposition Members of the Legislative Council in Uttar Pradesh - two Samajwadi Party and one Bahujan Samaj Party - resigned and joined the BJP, the SP lost one more MLC on Friday. "Patthar phenko, MLC todo [Throw stones, break away MLCs]", tweeted the former U.P. CM, who has accused the ruling party of pressurising Opposition party legislators to defect.
The nominations that were approved were part of dozens that have been awaiting Senate action in recent months ; most of those confirmed were not household names, and were not waiting to take jobs that would be known by people outside of Washington , D.C.
Leo Varadkar spoke at a Belfast Pride breakfast event this morning. Responding to a question from Rachel Powell, the Vice President for Equality and Diversity in Queen's University Belfast Students' Union (QUBSU), Varadkar said if the referendum isn't held before the summer, "it probably won't happen until the latter part of the year".
A fault occurred in worldwide Submarine Cable, IMEWE near Jeddah, Saud Arabia early morning today. Internet speed in most of the areas of Pakistan has reportedly slowed down or suspended leaving users, especially those are using services of Pakistan Telecommunication Limited ( PTCL ), in mental agony.
Trump and his supporters like to publicize his disdain for taking vacations, when the truth is that he takes them constantly. That sentiment was echoed by Obama's former National Security Council spokesman Tommy Vietor, who took a dig at Trump over Twitter but nonetheless said he'd have been mortified to see such a leak happen to his former boss.
Strikes include ground artillery and air attacks. During the most recent monthly tally, the coalition completed assessments of 132 reports of possible civilian deaths, of which seven were deemed to be credible. Last week, Sana news agency reported several times that civilians were killed in US-led coalition's strikes in the Syrian city of Deir ez-Zor. In another strike - in March, near Mosul in Iraq - five civilians were killed during a strike on an ISIS machine gun position that was ...
Khaled Khayat (49) and Mahmoud Khayat (32), who live in Sydney , allegedly attempted to smuggle an improvised explosive device on to a flight on July 15th but were unable to get the luggage through check-in because it was too heavy. It is still unclear what exactly prevented the cell from getting the device past the check-in counter. Police allege Mr Khayat and his younger brother Mahmoud worked on the bomb for three months.
One of those who survived the raid and was only identified in a news report as "Cesar", claimed that during the predawn raid amid a power outage, the police gathered the family and their companions and told them to lie on their stomach. There's also the curious thing of search warrants served in the wee hours of the morning, under cover of darkness - a peculiarity that recalls another incident: the police raid in November 2016 on the station in Baybay, Leyte, that held Albuera, Leyte, Mayor ...
The girl who filed her complaint with the police is the daughter of an IAS officer. The woman was on her way home in a vehicle at 12.30 am from Sector 9 in Chandigarh to Panchkula when a Tata Safari began following her from Sector 26. Vikas Barala and his friend were arrested by the police, but they were later released on bail. The medical test later confirmed that the both accused were drunk.
Photos of the vacationing Putin show the Russian leader sitting shirtless and accompanied by Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, who was also pictured shirtless and wearing camouflage trousers. Russian President Vladimir Putin swims while holding a fish he caught in southern Siberia. Putin, 64, is renowned for his strong-man publicity stunts, which have contributed to his sky-high popularity ratings.
Omar said Dar Al Farooq has occasionally been the target of threatening e-mails and calls, usually telling members they don't belong. Law enforcement officials aren't saying what the cause of the explosion was just yet, however, as the investigation is still ongoing.
In today's Bigg Boss Episode, Oviya attempted suicide which will be showcased at the show as Arav rejects her love. Debates on whether Oviya has stayed back in the Big Boss house or has left it continued to rage on social media on Saturday.
Let me make it clear. "The search is the continuation of an investigation which has been in progress for a considerable period of time", the IT department said. DK Shivakumar is among the wealthiest ministers in the country. One of the Gujarat Congress MLAs emerged from the resort near Banglore to make a statement to the media gathered outside.
Backed by its European allies, Japan and South Korea , the United States has been leading the push at the UN for tougher sanctions in response to North Korea's launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile on July 4. U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said at the time that another resolution would be pointless. The draft resolution asks the Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea to ban the import of many more so-called "dual-use items" that have ...
It turns out that the relationship between Congress and the president is more complicated than Trump thought. Of course, this endangers everything, since it means they can't afford to lose more than three votes in the Senate . While legislative compromise used to be a regular occurrence, it is becoming rarer in recent times due to increased polarization. There are serious disagreements among Republicans about long-term spending levels, however.
The price for health insurance in California went up by 13% in 2017 and 5% over the two years prior. Trump is now using them as a bargaining chip to get the Senate to return to its Obamacare repeal effort. Alexander said the goal is pass emergency legislation by September 27, the drop dead date for insurers to sign contracts with the federal government to offer subsidized policies.
Thom Tillis says relations with Russian Federation are bad "because they've done bad things". "In any case, there were no secrets on our side". Russia has not supported any candidate during 2016 USA presidential campaign, former Russian Ambassador in the United States Sergey Kislyak said Saturday.
A Florida MISSING CHILD Alert was issued Friday night for 6-year-old Adam Roach in Lakeland. Authorities said he is missing a front tooth and has a scar on his chest and the left side of his abdomen. He was wearing a dark blue shirt with dinosaurs on it. Adam is a special-needs child and is non-verbal. Adam Roach was found in the pond directly behind his home at 10:40 p.m.by the Polk County Sheriff's Office dive team, assisted by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
The Justice Department is stepping up pressure on four cities to cooperate with immigration enforcement, threatening to stop providing federal help to crack down on crime. Federal officials reviewed compliance with a law that says "Federal, State, or local government entity or official may not prohibit, or in any way restrict, any government entity or official from sending to, or receiving from, the Immigration and Naturalization Service information regarding the citizenship or immigration ...
When she awoke the next day, she found herself handcuffed to a wooden chest in an isolated hut near Turin. Corriere della Sera reports the alleged captor told the woman she could be freed upon payment of 50,000 euros. Police have arrested a 30-year-old Polish man - believed to be resident in the United Kingdom - in connection with the kidnapping. He was arrested by police after being caught taking the model to the British Consulate in Milan .
The Times reports that the request is the first known instance of Mueller's office asking the White House for documents in the ongoing investigation into possible ties between Trump campaign officials and the Russian government. Cobb made a similar statement to the Times. "It's full cooperation mode as far as we are concerned", he said, according to the report. At the core of suspicions against Flynn are payments of more than half a million dollars transferred to Flynn's former consulting ...
In a recent Situation Room meeting, the President - who is frustrated by his options in Afghanistan - raised the idea of firing the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan and replacing him with General McMaster, according to officials with knowledge of the discussion.
Pence is in Montenegro as part of a three day tour of the Balkan states which will conclude later on Wednesday. "He sent me here as a tangible sign of our commitment to Montenegro as the newest member of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation".
With an amateur? Chaos. What did for Reince Priebus , his predecessor, was a broken chain of command. Anthony "the Mooch" Scaramucci , the foul-mouthed banty in the snappy blue suit who took the job just 10 days ago, wore out his welcome in record time .
The United Nations Security Council was set to vote on Saturday on a US-drafted resolution that aims to slash by a third North Korea's $3 billion annual export revenue over Pyongyang's two intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests in July.
The women - made up of his former and current network co-workers - were able to identify Bolling as the sender behind the lewd photos because they recognized his phone number, according to the news site. In 2014, during the panel show "The Five" he made a misogynistic remark on-air when he made a comment about the first fighter pilot from U.A.E who was leading the bombing of Islamic State.
The Alappuzha native was working at a computer shop in Vyttila, Ernakulam. Following searches, the suspected individuals were lawfully summoned and are being examined by the NIA investigators. These persons were following the ISIS ideology for more than one year and were radicalised by speeches of Zakir Naik and Anwar Al-Awlaki. All three were grilled by the agency in separate locations, but their arrests had yet to be recorded, it was learnt.
Officials said small boats and aircrafts from the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unite and Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group were conducting the search and rescue operations. Other military aircraft and ships have been sent to the area, where they are combing the water for any sign of the missing service members. The $75 million aircraft was then destroyed by an air strike.
The European Union added three people and three companies to its list of sanctions over Russia's "illegal annexation " of Ukraine's Crimea region. Siemens says it wants to buy back the turbines, but Russian contractor Technopromexport says it has not yet received a proposal.
The United States is pushing for the United Nations Security Council to strengthen sanctions on North Korea this Saturday as tensions with the country continue to rise, Reuters reported Friday. France's U.N. Ambassador Francois Delattre told reporters Thursday his government would like to see a resolution "with robust and additional sanctions adopted in the very coming days".