Worldwide

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:31

BJP managed to pull a landslide victory in the hill state, but Chief Ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal lost his Sujanpur constituency to Congress . In addition to that, putting a woman as head of the state, he said, was another visionary step. It's always said that elections are won and lost at the polling booths.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:24

He also called upon the worldwide community and the United Nations to stand by Bangladesh in resolving the crisis. She was planning to focus on widespread rape and torture by military officials against the persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority in the nation's northern Rakhine State - actions the UN and USA have labelled as "textbook ethnic cleansing ".

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:18

And what's got them so excited will both warm and break your heart: their power's just been turned on after 112 days. MSNBC reports at least one school in every city on the island still has no electricity. The video went viral this week with more than 298,000 views. "We thank all of the parents, students and staff who have stayed and continued to support us throughout this situation".

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:13

Emergency officials fear the death toll may rise as rescue workers have not been able to access some areas. There are ongoing search operations for more than 30 people that were carried away by flash floods in Anungan, a fishing village in the south-east of the island, where five bodies have already been recovered.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:13

Witnesses described a horrific scene. CCTV footage shows the moment a auto "deliberately" ploughed into pedestrians outside a train station in Australia . Almost half of the victims were foreign nationals, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on December 22. This isn't the first time Australia's second-largest city has seen an incident of this kind.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:11

In a speech at Stanford University , Tillerson signaled a deeper American commitment to the Mideast nation. Tillerson portrayed US policy toward Syria as a break from former President Barack Obama's approach. "It is crucial to United States national interest to maintain military, diplomatic presence in Syria to help end in conflict there", explained Tillerson.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:07

The Portuguese government called for dialogues to find solutions for the governance in Spain's Catalonia region after Thursday's snap elections, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday in a statement. I am neither for or against Catalan independence, but Spain and Catalonia can learn so much from what happened in the United Kingdom and Scotland . The euro remained around Friday's lows as investors were anxious that tensions between Madrid and Catalonia would escalate after regional ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:06

Ines Arrimadas, the leading unionist candidate, was another victor, balloting 25% of the votes, with her pro-business Ciutadans ( Citizens) party taking 37 seats - the biggest single bloc in the 135-seat regional assembly. There were around 50 Catalans and 35 Flemish independence supporters whose party has backed them - but they were outnumbered by journalists. The Spanish government is meeting on Friday morning to discuss the fallout.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:59

Coffey died of alcohol poisoning on November 3, 2017, after he was found unresponsive following a Pi Kappa Phi fraternity party the night before. Autopsy report found he had a blood alcohol level five times the legal limit. Of the 88 people investigators sought to interview, 48 of them - including seven of the nine members of the fraternity's leadership council - refused to speak with police, while others appeared to be "speaking off a script", the presentment claimed.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:46

While it is viewed as an important policy document, its release is usually a low-key affair and Trump is believed to be the only US president to present the plan with a speech , an aide said . "He is right about the philosophical point but all his practical policies undercut it", Burns said. Urging cooperation between the world's two largest economies, Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said at a scheduled press conference Tuesday afternoon that the US and China should ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:43

When all eyes were on the Murphy family on Tuesday night, the Democrat's eldest son Josh flashed the OK hand signal below his waist as his father finished taking the oath. Murphy was also asked by reporters how much he will be making this year. Columbus noted that Christie's predecessor, John Corzine, broke his leg and other bones in a auto accident in 2007.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:40

He has been a familiar face at the World War II memorial on the Mall in Washington over the years to greet veterans visiting the capital via Honor Flights from around the country. "Bob Dole always stood by what is just and what is right". [Wednesday] we heard stories from those that have known and worked with Sen. "I want to thank all of those that have said such kind words about me".

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:37

Paolo said these "recent unfortunate incidents in my life" have been closely tied to his first marriage that ended in separation. The resignation, the younger Duterte said, was meant to "protect my honor and that of my children". Firemen concluded that all those trapped in the building are dead, she said, adding, "They assessed that no one would survive in that heat and with that thick, black smoke".

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:35

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the USA still wants Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime out of power - but warned that change might not happen for a while. But it was not immediately clear how or why Moscow would heed Washington's oft-repeated demands. In a question-and-answer session with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice after his remarks, Tillerson also discussed President TrumpDonald John TrumpDems flip Wisconsin state Senate seat Sessions: "We should be like ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:38

As air temps dip below zero, wind chills will hover in the 15 to 30 below zero range right into Tuesday morning. We have a wind chill advisory in effect for Tuesday. 15 , 2018. There are several school and business closings, make sure to check to see if any affect you. WHERE... All counties in Central Alabama. For the Winter Weather Advisory , from 6 AM CST this morning to 9 PM CST this evening.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:34

Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) shares declined -0.51% and ended the day at $187.79. It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 28 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $1.25 per share. Therefore 76% are positive. Validus Holdings had 16 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, January 4, the company rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

by | January 18, 2018 | 02:55

O'Malley answered questions following the death of Cardinal Bernard F. Law , whose death was officially announced by the Vatican earlier that day, December 20. Cardinal Law resigned in 2002 following accusations that he had covered up cases of abuse against minors in his diocese. The cardinal did retain some support in the Vatican.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:07

However, the resolution was non-binding hence the victory by anti-Trump nations was merely symbolic. Trump has repeatedly claimed that the United States carries an unfair burden and that other countries should step up and contribute more to global endeavors.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:06

The production, starring Daniel Radcliffe, had been screening for two weeks in Lebanon but is now being pulled, the official told AFP . Lebanon's censorship board had made the decision to ban the film based on a "boycott Israel" list, which Spielberg appears on since he shot some scenes from the 1993 film " Schindler's List " in Jerusalem, the Hollywood Reporter reported Sunday, citing a source involved with the movie's global rollout.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:03

And the most controversial move yet could soon arrive, as the New York Times reports that the White House is weighing a plan to separate children from parents after families are discovered illegally crossing the border. But even without a formal change in policy, immigrant advocates say that families are already being separated on occasion. " It interferes with due process, and is really just cruel ", said Michelle Brané, director of the Migrant Rights and Justice program at the ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:00

The stock increased 1.31% or $3.18 during the last trading session, reaching $245.49. About 1.73 million shares traded. Jupai Holdings Limited (NYSE:JP) has declined 9.45% since January 12, 2017 and is downtrending. 125 funds opened positions while 635 raised stakes. Sandy Spring Retail Bank reported 34,124 shares or 0.46% of all its holdings. (NYSE:RM). Ajo Limited Partnership has invested 0.01% in Regional Management Corp.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:03

Cognitive assessments aren't routine in standard physicals, although they recently became covered in Medicare's annual wellness visits for seniors. Gupta confronted White House physician Dr. When pressed about Trump's infamous Twitter habits, Jackson said he couldn't explain that behavior. While Trump's may be the dream diet of a teenage boy, it's a nightmare for those trying to model or message that healthy eating - and exercise - are the key to good health.

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:53

Federal police will allege in court these men meant to distribute the drugs along the east coast of Australia, said federal police Deputy Commissioner Operations Leanne Close. Fifty-nine bags, each containing approximately 20kg of methamphetamine, were seized from the van, while another 20kg bag was found on the vessel. AFP Deputy Commissioner Operations Leanne Close called the success of the operation a "testament to the patience and dedication of our investigators".

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:53

Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem has never been recognised internationally, and all countries now maintain their embassies in Tel Aviv. Leading Arab allies threatened with cuts in aid by Donald Trump said on Friday they had no choice but to defy the US president over his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, and did not believe he would follow through.

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:38

SCOTLAND is expected to be battered with hail and heavy snow with warnings of traffic disruption and power cuts across the country. A Met Office spokesperson said: "Very strong winds will affect parts of the United Kingdom tonight and into Thursday".

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:37

New Zealand voted in favour of a UN General Assembly resolution declaring Jerusalem's status as the capital of Israel can be altered only by direct Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. She also added that she had been directed by President Trump to report back to him a list of countries that voted against the resolution . It came after the UN General Assembly overwhelmingly adopted a resolution asking nations not to locate diplomatic missions in the city of al-Quds (Jerusalem).

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:27

Cabello told host Zane Lowe that she chose to head to bed early so that she'd be able to handle her 4am wake-up call. "I could not sleep. This is it. "So basically, the song is kind of making an observation from the outside looking in about somebody that I met and that I was kind of having this flirtationship with, and it was like, you know, a famous guy".

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:19

Two years later, " Surfin' " became the Beach Boys' first million-dollar hit, and almost six decades on, that "F" is now an "A". "The Beach Boys icon has delighted fans with timeless classics like "Good Vibrations", "Sloop John B" and "California Girls", but his teacher Fred Morgan wasn't quite as impressed with a composition that would go on to be the band's first single 'Surfin".

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:09

Trump's thyroid was also deemed normal, he has "full range of motion in all joints" and daily, he takes a multivitamin and 10 milligrams of Crestor, a prescription medicine that helps lower "bad" cholesterol such as LDL. "The president hasn't said he didn't use strong language, and this is an important issue", press secretary Sarah Sanders said, "He's passionate about it, he's not going to apologize for trying to fix our immigration system".

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:56

President Trump said Sunday that a program that protects immigrants who were brought to the USA illegally as children is "probably dead", casting a cloud over already tenuous negotiations just days before a deadline on a government funding deal that Democrats have tied to immigration.

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:50

Speaking to news agency ANI, Minister of State (MoS) for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir asked Pakistan to take action against Hafiz Saeed otherwise India will. "The Pakistani government should make sure that he is arrested and charged for his crimes", the US State Department had said in its statement. After his release on November 24, the LeT founder had confirmed that JuD would contest the 2018 general elections in Pakistan under the banner of the Milli Muslim League (MML), which is yet ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:49

Public defender Jeffrey Barbour said that his client is guilty but is arguing that Bracamontes is mentally ill. He later killed Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Michael Davis Jr . "Please take me with you". Along with killing the two officers, prosecutors say that Bracamontes shot a motorist in the head, killing the driver, and wounded another officer in a violent rampage.

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:44

No word on her condition. "In this investigation, we don't anticipate there will be any". Police said they were told that the couple wrapped the baby in a sweatshirt and brought him to their home before calling 9-1-1. The police source also said that there is nothing criminal about the woman's actions. W. and Keele St.in Toronto, Ont. on Tuesday January 16, 2018.

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:39

He is known to enjoy high-fat foods like fried chicken, hamburgers and steak - and while he plays golf, he does not have a daily exercise routine. Questioned by the press for almost an hour, Jackson additionally shared that the president takes aspirin for "cardiac health;" Propecia, a medication meant to prevent hair loss; Soolantra Cream, to combat the skin disease Rosacea; and Crestor, a cholesterol-lowering drug.

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:35

While the actress' co-star Tom Hanks, who Globes host Seth Meyers suggested should be Oprah's running mate if she chose to run, added, "I believe Oprah wakes up in the morning and both personally and professionally wonders what she can do specifically in order to make the world a better place".