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by | November 26, 2017 | 01:38

Finance minister Arun Jaitley had also commented that the Winter Session schedule would be such that it would not overlap with the assembly elections, and it would be a "regular" session. "We expect that we will have attendance on all 14 days, including the New Year's day", he said. The Winter session of Parliament will begin from December 15, a day after polling for the Gujarat Assembly elections concludes.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:42

Highs are in the upper 50s and lower 60s. Mostly fair skies with afternoon temperatures in the 70s were found over our area Thanksgiving afternoon. Afternoon temperatures are in the lower to middle 50s. Highs are in the mid to upper 50s. Southwest wind 10 to 20 miles per hour. This once again means a return to milder temperatures. Saturday: A weak boundary pushes through the region.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:44

Black, 45, was apprehended in Hempstead, more than 100 miles from the scene of the shooting, by the Waller County Sheriff's Department. Allen, a 15 year veteran of the department, leaves behind a wife and three children. Jail officials confirm he has been before the magistrate and is officially charged. "Trooper Allen's dedication to duty, and his bravery and selfless sacrifice on this Thanksgiving Day, will never be forgotten".

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:47

The JuD head, who carries a bounty of United States dollars 10 million announced by the USA for his role in terror activities, has been under detention since January this year. Mr Saeed maintains JuD is a Islamic welfare organisation, but the U.S. says it is a front for LeT. While ordering his release, a review board of the judges of the Lahore High Court, said that the release is subject to the condition that he is not wanted in any other case.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:40

Saltee, director of the Ventura County Rescue Mission. "This year we are anticipating about 2,000 meals served". The Rescue Mission is expected to serve more than 3,000 people at its annual Thanksgiving meal on Thursday. "We want people to feel connected to something larger than themselves". "What's amusing about this situation is they didn't know I was coming this morning, yet, they already had a thank you card for me just from other things that I've done for them, and um this right ...

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:40

China, the North's sole ally, rejected the new sanctions as "wrong" on Wednesday. On Monday, President Trump re-listed North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism , a list from which President George W. The recent visit of a special Chinese envoy to North Korea should give a clue to the North's position. North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test in early September and has staged 15 missile tests over the course of the year.

by | November 23, 2017 | 02:12

A second federal judge blocked Trump's attempt to ban transgender soldiers from the military yesterday, but the administration struck back and filed an appeal of a previous partial block. She said the administration had provided no solid evidence for why a ban should be implemented. The preliminary injunction prohibits the president's policies until the lawsuit is resolved.

by | November 23, 2017 | 02:08

Petersburg troll farm that Russian operatives used to pump divisive content on race, religion, gun rights, immigration and other issues into the American online political conversation. Just last week, Facebook announced that it will add 'trust indicators' to combat the spreading of false information. USA lawmakers have urged Facebook to be more transparent about its role and to take immediate action to prevent election interference from happening again.

by | November 23, 2017 | 02:04

The original comment deadline was November 23. If implemented, the increased fees would generate needed revenue for improvements to the aging infrastructure of national parks . Rep. Jared Polis, who is also running for Colorado governor in 2018, released a statement on Tuesday saying that the propose fee increase is "outrageous and is a back door effort to cut us off from our public lands".

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:50

Lopez-Abrego, known as "Timido", has been charged with first-degree murder and was ordered held without bond after his first court appearance. Up to 10 members of MS-13 communicated on walkie talkies as they closed in on their victim at a recreational area in Wheaton, Maryland, say officials.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:53

Greenpeace Russia on Monday called on Rosatom to open "an in-depth inquiry and publish the results about the incidents at Mayak", according to The Guardian . Mayak is also the site, in 1957 , of the world's third worst nuclear disaster , topped only by Chernobyl and Fukushima . The French nuclear safety institute the IRSN said this month, ...

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:55

Celia Goering, president of the Kansas Christmas Tree Growers Association, said some local growers, who also buy trees to sell, didn't get exactly what they ordered. Now, nearly 10 years later, we're seeing the effects. Christmas carols and chainsaws are music to a tree farmer's ears. Don't drive a sports auto to a tree farm to transport a 7-foot fir back to the city.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:57

A report Saturday said the Trump administration threatened to close down the group's office in Washington. By closing the office in Washington, DC, the USA itself made any contacts with the Palestinian Authority impossible, Riyad al-Malki told AFP.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:55

As he was finishing the pardon someone shouted from the audience: "Are you going to pardon any people?" The two will now live out their days at " Gobbler's Rest ", on the Virginia Tech campus, along with last year's turkeys, Tater and Tot. "36 pounds! Are you ready, Drumstick?" he remarked, before asking if he could touch the bird. "So Tater and Tot, you can rest easy", the President said.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:42

Storms have complicated search efforts as relatives wait anxiously. The navy said on Monday night that two boats belonging to French oil company Total SA, which has offshore operations in Argentina, arrived at the Patagonian port of Comodoro Rivadavia to transport rescue equipment the U.S.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:37

While Nigeria's military in recent months has flushed Boko Haram from its forest stronghold, President Muhammadu Buhari's claim late a year ago that the extremist group had been "crushed" has proven to be premature. Noting the current moves by the IGP to review police personnel and strategy in the state, the President directed him to visit the state and report back his findings about the deadly attacks.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:27

Taunting HBO executives and demanding approximately $6.5 million in Bitcoin as a ransom, the hacker released unaired show episodes and actor contract details as the company tried and failed to limit the fallout. "At certain times, MESRI was a member of an Iran-based hacking group called the Turk Black Hat Security team", reads a copy of the complaint uploaded by The Daily Beast.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:56

As of Sunday morning, Martinez's partner, whose name has not been released due to privacy concerns, is in serious condition. Martinez, who is from El Paso, had been a border agent since August 2013, the Associated Press reported. We will, and must, build the Wall!' Trump said in a tweet. We are grateful for the courage and sacrifice of our border agents who have dedicated their lives to keeping us safe.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:56

South Korea has approved a request by a South Korean son to visit his mother's grave in North Korea in the Moon Jae-in administration's first permission for its nationals going on a North Korean trip upon an invitation from the North, the Unification Ministry said Monday.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:50

Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday upheld President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in a repeat vote that the opposition boycotted while saying electoral reforms had not been made. Both fatalities occurred during confrontations between police and supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga who has disputed the result of the presidential election.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:25

Trump accused North Korea of "repeatedly" supporting global terrorism, "including assassinations on foreign soil". North Korea was taken off the US list of state sponsors of terror in 2008 during nuclear negotiations with the George W. In this March 16, 2016, file photo, American student Otto Warmbier, center, is escorted at the Supreme Court in Pyongyang, North Korea. A USA intelligence official who follows developments in North Korea expressed concern that the move could backfire, ...

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:24

A multinational armada of aircraft and vessels battled high winds and raging seas Sunday as they intensified their search for a missing Argentine submarine, after apparent attempted distress calls raised hopes the 44 crew members may still be alive.

by | November 20, 2017 | 05:21

The two phase elections in Gujarat will take place on December 9 and 14. The Hardik Patel-led Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) on Friday set a 24-hour deadline for the Congress party on giving reservations to the Patidar community in Gujarat, a media outlet reported.

by | November 20, 2017 | 05:23

A 7.0 magnitude natural disaster struck off the southern Pacific Ocean island of New Caledonia, France, on Sunday. New Caledonia is about 2300km north of New Zealand. "Based on current information, the initial assessment is that the natural disaster is unlikely to have caused a tsunami that will pose a threat to New Zealand", it tweeted.

by | November 20, 2017 | 04:08

Twenty-five-year-old patrolman Brian Shaw of New Kensington, Penn., was shot shortly after 8 p.m. Friday evening roughly 20 miles outside of Pittsburgh . It also remains unclear how many shots were fired, or whether one of them came from the officer's gun. Police later found an unoccupied Jeep Grand Cherokee not far from the scene that was wanted in connection with the shooting.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:18

The search operation resulted in an encounter when the militants hiding there fired on the search party of the security forces, who retaliated. Vaid confirmed that one of the militants killed was Owaid alias Osama, 25, the son of Lakhvi's brother Zaki-ur-Rehman Makki.

by | November 19, 2017 | 03:12

Despite the outcry and Trump's stated reversal, the global affairs page of the US Fish and Wildlife Service still - as of Saturday morning local time - says it will issue permits for importing big game animal parts. Trophies refer to any body parts, including elephant tusks. Royce, the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said in the statement Friday that "Zimbabwe is in economic and political crisis".

by | November 19, 2017 | 03:07

Campbell said he wants to testify out of concern for Russia's involvement in the US, and declined to elaborate. President Donald Trump had publicly urged the Justice Department to look into Hillary's dealings with Fusion GPS, Uranium One , and Russian Federation.

by | November 19, 2017 | 03:01

The Sacred Heart Preschool Choir was there to ring, or should we say sing, in the annual tradition. Mayor Domenic J. Sarno helped members of the Salvation Army Springfield Corps kick off the annual Red Kettle campaign in the city on Friday.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:39

Leeann Tweeden , a Los Angeles news anchor, revealed on Thursday that Franken, a comedian at the time, had taken a photo of her in 2006 where he grabbed her chest , smiling and posing for the camera, as she was asleep. Trump has dismissed these claims as "fake news", and White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has said that all the women who have accused Trump of sexual harassment are lying .