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by | January 22, 2018 | 23:43

According to the Hindu calender, Basant Panchami falls in the month of Magha, which is the fifth day of Shukla Paksha. Taking to Twitter , PM posted, "Greetings on Basant Panchami ". "Anubujh" muhurtam the ideal time and day considered auspicious to carry out the rituals followed during Saraswati Pujan. This day is also observed as the Sufr Basant in Sufi Shrines.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:42

Qureshi, who hails from Maharashtra, is accused of being the commander of banned terror outfit Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), who later with the support of other terrorists formed the terror outfit Indian Mujahideen. "After the blasts, he managed to escape to Nepal and lived there on the forged documents". His name was first declared as a suspect by the Gujarat police in links with an email signed "al-Arabi" of terror group Indian Mujahideen, claiming accountability for the ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:34

In the 16 second video, Priyanka wishes Bhavana a very happy married life. Earlier, teaser of Bhavana's Mehendi ceremony released on social media had created a lot of buzz. Bhavana, meanwhile, has shared screen space with nearly all leading actors of Kannada film industry, including Puneeth Rajkumar, Sudeep, Upendra and others.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:27

The delegation will be led into the Olympic Stadium by the Korean Unification Flag, carried by two athletes, one from each NOC. They were therefore handed one quota place while two male North Korean competitors were given places in the short track speed skating.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:16

The Forest Service's plan for a government shutdown , which was last updated in July, stated that "any operation requiring the presence of a Forest Service employee will be suspended", except for situations where the protection of public health and safety can't be accomplished by simply closing an area or facility and presence is required to protect "investment in assets".

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:15

Jackson told reporters Trump scored 30/30 on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , which according to its website is a "cognitive screening test created to assist Health Professionals in the detection of mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease".

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:06

President Donald Trump last fall revoked the protections, provided under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The government shutdown has resulted in thousands of federal employees being furloughed, leaving large gaps in responses by White House staff, among others.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:51

The governments of Rajasthan and Madya Pradesh have filed petitions in the Supreme Court asking to reexamine the decision of allowing the release. In Noida, near the capital New Delhi, activists burned toll booths on a major highway after a rally.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:49

The stock increased 2.17% or $1.36 during the last trading session, reaching $64.11. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 96.03% of the company's stock. Mutual of America Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Bioverativ in the third quarter worth approximately $5,062,000. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "Credit Suisse Group Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Bioverativ ( BIVV )" was originally published by Week Herald and is the sole property of of Week Herald.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:46

Nielsen was grilled by Sens. Nielsen's comments came five days after the president ignited what GOP Sen. But at last Thursday's White House meeting on immigration with lawmakers, Trump made an about-face, rejecting a deal and, according to one official in the meeting, complaining about immigrants from "shithole" countries like El Salvador, Haiti and Africa.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:41

Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. A southwest wind of 9 to 18 miles per hour will become west northwest in the afternoon, and winds could gust up to 28 miles per hour, the weather service said. East wind 9 to 11 miles per hour. Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Thursday night , the low will be around 41, according to the weather service.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:18

As Democrats scour the country for the approximately two dozen candidates and winnable districts they'll need to take back the House, a redrawn congressional map in Pennsylvania could present the party with some prime opportunities to pick up seats.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:12

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has said he will allow the Senate to consider immigration legislation in February in exchange for Democratic support for reopening the government. Jon Tester of Montana, who pledged to work with Republicans and reach across the aisle, but has yet to vote "yes" on reopening the government. Democrats began the year hopeful that Trump, who has expressed sympathy for the young immigrants, would be willing to make a big deal.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:59

He also condemned the embassy's new location in London amid fears of mass protests on the streets of the capital. He was due to hold talks with National Security Advisor Mark Sedwill and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson . The American flag was this month removed from Grosvenor Square where the US embassy has been based since 1938 with the area known as "Little America" during World War Two, when the square also housed the military headquarters of General Dwight D.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:50

The change uproots years of USA policy that had left the issue of Jerusalem to final-status negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians. The Palestinians claim Israeli-annexed East Jerusalem as their capital. Pence was in Egypt on the first leg of a three-country tour that includes stops in Jordan and Israel . The U.S. Embassy building in Tel Aviv, Israel , on January 20, 2017.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:41

Yildirim reiterated that Turkey chose to launch the operation after an increase in terror attacks on Turkish land from southeastern Syria . Ankara says the operation would be carried out "with respect for Syria's territorial integrity".

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:32

Yes, the movie that Requiem for a Dream/Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky wrote after coming up with the title first, mother! has scooped nominations for Aronofsky's directing, alongside Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem's individual performances.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:27

Students have been moved, under guard, into the school's domed stadium. The sheriff's office said that just before 8:00 a.m., an active shooter was reported at Italy High School in Italy, Texas. He also informed the community that counselors will be provided on campus to speak with students. Parents say the school is small and a good portion of the students witnessed the shooting.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:11

Priyanka is all set to announce the list of nominations of the upcoming 90th Academy Awards, tomorrow. Yep! What film will get the most nominations? The confirmation came from the official Twitter handle of the Academy Awards. About 15 minutes after the technical awards nominations are announced, other nominations like actor in a leading role, actress in a leading role, animated feature film, directing, foreign language film and best picture, to name a few, will be rolled out.

by | January 22, 2018 | 19:36

Weah won presidential elections past year to emerge the successor to Sirleaf beating then vice president Joseph Boakai twice in a space of three months. He went into a runoff with Boakai in December and emerged victor with over 60% of votes cast. Liberia will today, January 22, 2018 be the focus of global attention, as political power will peacefully be transferred from one elected leader to another, something that hasn't been done in Liberia in seven decades of the nation's history.

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:49

FBI failed retaining text conversation occurred between two FBI agents, who were the parts of probe of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton for a period of five month that ends the day with a special counsel appointed for the investigation of possible links of Trump campaign with Russian Federation, says the latest congressional letter .

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:44

Trump was reported to have pronounced a derogatory remark against the immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African nations for the duration of a conference at the Oval Office in White House. Sen. Lindsey Graham blasted President Donald Trump's staff over their reaction to a bipartisan immigration deal, saying they have not served the President well and some have "an irrational view".

by | January 22, 2018 | 12:53

The Spanish Supreme Court issued an worldwide arrest warrant against him but withdrew it in December to avoid the risk of Belgian authorities granting him asylum. In Spain, Pugidemont is facing charges of rebellion and sedition, but a judge withdrew the global arrest warrant against him in December, partly because the former president was expected to return to Catalonia to have his day in court.

by | January 22, 2018 | 12:21

The report, which surveyed adults in over 134 countries, found that confidence in the United States has been dropping around the world, with a record 43% percent of those polled saying that they disapproved of the United States. Only 15 percent of black Americans said they approved of Trump's job performance in the days following his inauguration last January - and it's only gone downhill from there.

by | January 22, 2018 | 12:14

At the UN Security Council, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has warned that if the Iran nuclear agreement with world powers fails, it would send an "alarming" message to the global community. "I think Trump's statement , like many of his earlier statements, is definitely not helpful to resolve the tensions on the Korean Peninsula". The allies of the U.S.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:55

Trump's overall approval rating is lower than past presidents at the same point in their positions, including George W. Bush , who ranked 82%, Bill Clinton at 60% and Barack Obama , who was at a 50% approval rating one year in. In 2016, 55 percent of the country approved of American leadership. The region in which USA leadership's reputation deteriorated most was in the Americas.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:37

The richest 1 per cent of Kiwis bagged 28 per cent of all wealth created past year to the tune of $42 billion. Eighty-two per cent of the wealth generated previous year went to the richest one per cent of the global population, while the 3.7 billion people who make up the poorest half of the world saw no increase in their wealth , says a new Oxfam report .

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:41

However, they suffered a setback hours before the match when captain Kane Williamson was withdrawn as a precautionary measure after complaining of a tight thigh. "We just didn't play well enough". Pakistan has persisted with players used throughout the one-day internationals, choosing not to include regular T20 opener Ahmed Shehzad.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:23

Short track speed skating - two extra places have been allocated to North Korea , allowing Jong Kwang-Bom to compete at 1500m and Choe Un-Song to take part in the 500m. "The North agreed with the dispatch of the preliminary inspection team proposed by our side over the joint South-North cultural event in the region of Mt.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:19

Foles threw for 352 yards and three touchdowns, showing poise and moxie in going 26 for 33. Selfishly, though, the idea of the Vikings playing in a Super Bowl at U.S. Sunday marked the first conference championship game featuring two starting quarterbacks who were backups at the beginning of the season. The biggest quarterback obstacles in their way - Aaron Rodgers of the Packers and Carson Wentz of the Eagles - were swept up in a wave of National Football League injuries, seemingly ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:20

Among them: a feeling that Trump's stunning comment in a private meeting last week calling for less immigration from "shithole" countries in Africa has put the onus on Republicans to show sympathy for the "Dreamers" - the roughly 700,000 young people brought to the USA illegally as children.

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:40

According to him, the film earned Rs 43.35 crore on day one at the box office. Secret Superstar released in India a year ago during Diwali. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: " Secret Superstar packs a solid punch in its opening weekend in China .

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:25

An improvised explosive device had been set off in the mall corridor. Deputies reported no injuries, but said there was damage to a ceiling and possibly a corridor wall. No one was injured during the explosion, but a backpack was found in the same hall with other possible devices inside, authorities said. Police said they are searching for a middle aged, caucasian male.

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:44

The second destructive eruption was recorded between June 4 and July 23, 1897 that killed 350 people because of pyroclastic flow characterized by hot water and rocks. Emergency response officials previously said they may have to undertake forced evacuations if the alert is raised to four. Mayon was placed under Alert Level 3, meaning an "increased tendency toward eruption", early this week after it stared ejecting pyroclastic material and lava.

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:59

Turkey accuses the YPG of merely being the Syrian offshoot of the Kurdistan Workers Party ( PKK ) which has waged a rebellion in the Turkish southeast for more than three decades and is regarded as a terror group by Ankara and its Western allies.