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by | August 12, 2017 | 00:30

Though India and China continue to militarily reinforce their positions in the wake of an ongoing stand-off over Doklam region, Indian Army has denied ordering the evacuation of some villages near the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction. Bhutan and India are signatories of a "Friendship Treaty", and so India intervened on their smaller ally's behalf. Bhutan and China have also agreed to maintain the status quo on the border as before March 1959 and abstain from taking any unilateral action or ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:28

He and different officers had been reacting to a report of a sincerely bothered individual when a man opened fire, police said. After the initial standoff, the supect's mother was rescued from the house, while the suspect barricaded himself in the building for hours, according to the police.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:26

Wednesday will be another day with isolated showers in the afternoon and rain chances at 30%. It's going to feel warmer with a bit more humidity and highs in the mid 80s. Southwest wind 3 to 7 miles per hour. Saturday night , there is a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 a.m., with a low of 66, according to the weather service.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

Officials with the Kentucky Lottery officials say a victor in Kentucky could be great for the state economically. "We ask players to always play responsibly, no matter the jackpot level", said Lottery Executive Director Drew Svitko. The giant Powerball and Mega Million jackpots are feeding on each other, with customers coming into stores to buy a ticket for one and noticing the other jackpot, he said.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:29

Maduro on Thursday addressed the 545-member Constituent Assembly, which was formed recently to make changes to Venezuela's constitution despite accusations the body will tighten Maduro's grip on power. Senators John Cornyn of Texas, Bill Cassidy of Louisiana, and Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker of MS said in the letter, which was seen by Reuters , that unilaterally blocking oil exports could harm the us economy and Venezuelan people.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

One train was travelling from Cairo and the other from Port Said when they hit head-on in the northern coastal city of Alexandria, local media report. Rescue teams, meanwhile, continued to look for more bodies and injured passengers inside the carriages. Both the transport minister and the head of the railway authority head were forced to resign as a result of that accident, which was blamed on a train signal operator who fell asleep on the job.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:22

On the same day, 12 migrants arrived in waters off the Spanish territory of Ceuta in northern Morocco on board jet-skis, with one - a 28-year-old man from Guinea - drowning before he could be rescued , authorities said. Some 11,849 people have arrived in Spain so far this year, compared to 13,246 in all of last year, the IOM says. The bodies of 25 migrants have been recovered along the route this year, but the total number of deaths is likely to be far higher as most corpses are never ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:22

Preliminary results show the incumbent, President Uhuru Kenyatta, leading by nine percentage points with almost all the votes counted. Kenyan law states that electronic reporting must be double-checked and verified by physical paper forms signed by polling station officials before Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission, or IEBC, can declare a victor.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

Aerial footage from the scene shows more than a dozen people in beds set up in a cordoned-off area of the lawn across the parking lot from the hospital. "We're looking at cleaning fluids that could have been used in the hospital", he told the newspaper. There were no dizziness complaints from the emergency room but it was evacuated as a precaution since it is close to the operating room.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:25

Greg Kuntz, acting public affairs director for Joint Region Marianas, said the military on island continues to maintain standard operations amid threats from North Korea . Japan has in the past vowed to shoot down North Korean missiles or rockets that threaten to hit its territory, though Suga declined to disclose details about its strategy this time .

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:23

A screen grab from security camera footage shows the moment a BMW vehicle slams into the ground just missing an SUV after falling seven floors from a parking garage. He was not injured in the incident, and the driver of the BMW escaped with the help of a bystander. She suffered serious injuries. Bizarrely, this is the second time in less than a year that a vehicle has fallen off the edge of the same parking garage.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:14

Kenya's opposition coalition the National Super Alliance on Thursday demanded its candidate Raila Odinga be declared president, claiming it had evidence he had won this week's election. "Our election management system is secure". Orengo told journalists at Bomas of Kenya: "If they can open those servers and we all look at them.we are prepared to accept the results of what is contained in those servers".

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:14

Putin's visit to the contested region - de facto independent but still an internationally recognised part of Georgia - coincided with the nine-year anniversary of the 2008 Russo-Georgian war over the separatist region of South Ossetia. Russian Federation maintains thousands of troops in Abkhazia and South Ossetia in what Georgia considers an occupation. Abkhazia is a region of Georgia that, along with the region of South Ossetia, was invaded by Russian Federation in 2008 in a bid to support ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:09

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of SNAP . Snap also fell short of the Street's revenue expectations. Snap warned that its technology costs rose in the last part of the second quarter as users flocked to a new, data-intensive feature, Snap Maps .

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:06

There's little doubt that a merger is in the interest of both factions. Mr Palaniswami was also expected to meet President Ram Nath Kovind on the NEET issue. Jayalalithaa . Sasikala was not just an aide to Jaya, but the mover and shaker within the party and the government. But a worry for Palanisami is that Dhinakaran has warned he would try to topple his government with the support of 37 MLAs supporting Sasikala.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:21

Praising Naidu for his various rural development schemes, Prime Minister Modi said, " Venkaiah Naidu has gifted the nation with Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana". "There are people across the House who had risen from scratch and grassroot level to some of the top posts". Sonowal also recounted Naidu's relentless service to the society through strong advocacy of the rights of the weaker section of the society and said that Assam and the Northeast would find a strong voice in him for ...

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:20

To his comment on the importance of the younger generation to know about Quit India movement, the Former Prime Minister and Economist Dr Manmohan Singh has tweeted a reply. In his tweets he said all the Andhra Pradesh people have to initiate another movement with the inspiration of Quit India Movement. Both the houses observed silence as a mark of respect for the unsung heroes.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:15

The American military presence on Guam consists of two bases - Andersen Air Force Base in the north and Naval Base Guam in the south - which are home to 7,000 USA troops. They have said that America will be defended. North Korea's aggressive remarks have raised alarm, as a possible missile strike will affect Filipinos living in the region.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:20

The missiles, according to Pyongyang and many experts, have the range to strike the USA mainland. North Korea says it is examining its operational plans for attacking Guam to contain USA bases there. The secrecy of the North's nuclear program and the underground nature of its test explosions make it very hard to properly assess its claims. Indeed, North Korea has been diligent about testing its nuclear weapons, especially its intercontinental ballistic missiles.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:17

Eby hailed the appointment of Berger, who chaired the federal government's Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry in 1974 and two other royal commissions on family law and Indigenous healthcare. "There are eight, only three have been accepted to date", he said. "Until that has been completed, Kinder Morgan, with the exception of some private land and some clearing of right-of-way, can not put shovels in the ground".

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:18

Armed cops responded as they were the nearest responders. A 17-month-old boy has died after he was struck by a vehicle in a hotel auto park in what police described as a "truly tragic accident". Detectives have asked anyone with information about the collision to call Greater Manchester Police's Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0161 856 4741.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:16

The high in Orlando Monday reached 93 degrees at 3:33 p.m. with 100 percent humidity. The driver is an employee with the #Little Miracles Academy day care center , which remains closed pending the investigation. Orlando Police Chief John Mina called it "an absolute tragedy which could have been prevented". The Little Miracles Academy remains closed pending investigation.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:18

In 2007 she joined forces with the Dynamic Diamond Corporation to create a line of Ivanka Trump fine jewellery, which was sold at her first flagship store in Manhattan, as well as her online portal. Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner are a part of President Trump's team of close advisors. "The Summit is a unique opportunity for bringing together entrepreneurs and start ups with global leaders".

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:13

Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Northern Trust Corporation has invested 0.01% in J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP ). Penney Company, Inc. They may also be used to assist the trader figure out proper support and resistance levels for the stock . Telsey Advisory Group has "Outperform" rating and $11 target .

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:17

TRAINS between Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham are to be run by a new franchise which has pledged to bring almost £1bn worth of investment to the West Midlands rail network. "There will also be technical innovations with the roll out of smart ticketing and live passenger information". As well as extra trains in Shropshire, the operator plans to add direct rush hour trains connecting Walsall and London, two trains per hour between Birmingham and Rugeley, and direct hourly services ...

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:14

When White House representatives were asked to justify Trump's claim of a stronger arsenal, they spoke of a January 27 executive order , which called for a "Nuclear Posture Review" - but this is a study that each of the last four presidents have conducted as well.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:17

The LP, due October 13th, will be her first album in five years following the release of 2012's The Truth About Love . After the massive success of both " Try " and " Just Give Me A Reason " (and a few Grammy nominations) from her latest album " The Truth About Love ", Pink chose to join forces with performing artist City and Colour.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:14

As part of the conditioning drill, several athletes were carrying a large log over their heads. He was participating in a drill that required him to carry a log over his head and was in the middle amongst a group of five other kids participating in the drill.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:16

Britney Spears should lend her security detail to the White House. The intruder was later handcuffed and removed from the stage before Britney returned to play one last song. Britney can be seen clinging to her security guards as bosses desperately try to get a grip on the situation. The video shows him throwing the guard over his head before being wrestled to the floor by the singer's dancers.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:14

The statement was finally issued on Sunday. The Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China should establish a set of rules that were "legally binding, meaningful, effective, and consistent with global law", the foreign ministers of the three countries said in a statement following a meeting in Manila .

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:12

Dutch police today arrested two company directors suspected of playing a significant role in a sprawling global scandal involving fipronil contamination in eggs. Tests meanwhile found " small quantities " of fipronil in eggs sold in Luxembourg supermarket chain Cactus, which had originally come from the Netherlands , the government said.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:10

KCNA said Lim had been released on " sick bail " by the country's Central Court for humanitarian reasons. Korean-Canadian pastor Lim Hyeon-soo enters a courtroom in Pyongyang on December 16, 2015. Concern over his fate increased after North Korea released an American student in a coma in June. He was later sentenced to a life of hard labor for numerous charges, including what DPRK authorities claimed was an attempt to overthrow the government.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:07

Lashing out at Nawaz Sharif, Kaira said that though he says there is cases of corruption against him the 15-16 cases against him pertain to corruption. Sharif has resumed a long road trip back to his hometown, Lahore, via the Grand Trunk (GT) Road after an overnight stay in Rawalpindi as his procession enters its second day on the streets.

by | August 10, 2017 | 12:58

A New Hampshire man charged in the shooting death of a western Missouri police officer has been arrested after an alert driver provided a tip that the fugitive was wandering within miles of where the killing took place, a law enforcement official said.

by | August 10, 2017 | 12:55

That is up 2.2 percent from June and down 32 percent from past year, according to Reuters calculations. However, caution must be taken about the outlook for imports noting that some bad weather could have been an underlying factor. He also said that the increase in orders and inventories proved that the country's economy is in good condition. Korean exports to China were led by semiconductors and petrochemicals.