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by | February 01, 2018 | 21:47

The agency, which manages US missile defense systems, issued a statement saying the interceptor was launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Kauai, Hawaii. 9-25. Wednesday's test would be the second failure during the a year ago, following the failure of another SM-3 Block IIA to hit its target last June.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:41

In a remarkable development in the sports sector of the country, the Khelo India School Games will be held across 16 disciplines in the Under-17 age category and 5,000 school children from 29 states and seven union territories will participate in the event from January 31 to February 8.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:21

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at BVB was a real success story. Borussia Dortmund head coach Peter Stoger says he is relieved the transfer saga involving Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is finally over. "It's a massive club and I am proud to sign for Chelsea, and I'm looking forward to playing", he added. Giroud will be eligible for the two-legged Champions League tie against Barca, which starts on February 20, having scored three goals in six Europa League games for Arsenal this season.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:19

Abu Rudeineh added: "The two-state solution is based on worldwide legitimacy, the Arab Peace Initiative and United Nations resolutions, a state on the 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as its capital, full sovereignty over all the Palestinian territories and we will not accept a single Israeli soldier inside the Palestinian territories".

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:52

The charges waived were Rs40 for AC class and Rs20 for sleeper class. Flagging off a new mode of transport to decongest the worsening traffic in and around Bengaluru, the state cabinet on Wednesday approved the Bengaluru Suburban Rail Project Phase 1-A.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:43

For now, the weather service says rain should change to a period of snow later Thursday into Friday. Metro Boston may get a coating to two inches of snow. A mix of rain and snow will probably move into the Kansas City area Sunday evening, creating slick conditions where snow accumulates. "As we look at that system, there is nothing that is a big concern to us".

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:45

Obama recalled that after Mrs. Trump gave her the gift on the White House front steps, "No one would come and take the box" so that it would not appear in photos. Former President Barack Obama , former first lady Michelle Obama and Sasha Obama flip the switch at the National Christmas Tree Lighting on the Ellipse on December 1, 2016.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:43

The train was specially chartered to carry the Republican lawmakers and their families to a retreat at the Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia. The deceased was one of three men that were in the disposal truck when it collided with the train.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:39

But with Johnson serving the first of a three-game suspension and Hall struggling with the flu, the rookie from Texas became the Cavaliers' only guard off the bench. He scored five against Savannah State on December 19. "He works his butt off, so I'm so happy for him and to see him go out there and play that well", said Hall, who had 12 points in the win.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:37

Richard Burley, former project manager with the original mission, said they can't 100-per-cent confirm that the craft Tilley found is IMAGE, but the prospect is exciting because teams can get very attached to these projects after all the hours spent getting it off the ground.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:27

Thursday at a school just west of downtown Los Angeles . Two students - a male and a female - suffered gunshot wounds. they were taken to the hospital and their conditions were unknown. The shooting was reported to Los Angeles police at 8:55 a.m. (11:55 a.m. ET). Television news footage showed a girl with dark hair and wearing a sweatshirt being led out of the school in handcuffs a short time later.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:25

Irrigation is now restricted to Tuesdays and Saturdays for one hour, before 9 a.m. and after 6 p.m. local time. Last week, DA mayoral committee member JP Smith warned against the stockpiling of water, saying it would bring Cape Town closer to Day Zero.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:02

The FBI is offering a $10,000 reward for information about the child and the family members who were caring for him at the time of his death. 'Someone has seen him, that child deserves to be identified and be properly laid to rest, but for this to happen, input from the public is absolutely crucial, ' Schirard said.

by | February 01, 2018 | 19:44

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) said at least 40 workers had been brought back to the surface at the gold mine, with 900 miners still below ground. Calls by dpa to Sibanye-Stillwater went unanswered on Thursday. According to an official AMCU statement, this incident is extreme due to the sheer number of workers involved.

by | February 01, 2018 | 19:30

The woman attempted to board a flight on Sunday at Newark Liberty International Airport, even after several warnings, to the point she brought the peacock with her to the airport even though the answer was still "no". Delta Airlines will start requiring its passengers to show proof that animals traveling in the cabin have been properly vaccinated and trained to behave themselves.

by | February 01, 2018 | 19:28

Gimba asked: "How can we move forward in fixing Nigeria if a body like this, as inspired by the military command of a politician, whom we blame for being part of the problem, appears to have been suggested by him as a way of legitimising his own political legacy and bad precedent that could be a moral burden on the conscience of Nigerians?" "What we are trying to do is like a guardian angel, it is you that must decide who is to do what and at what level".

by | February 01, 2018 | 19:25

Schlumberger Ltd now has $101.73B valuation. Volume in the last session has decreased compared with SLB's average trading volume. Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at -2.55 in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at 2.70 and sector's optimum level is 35.52.

by | February 01, 2018 | 19:16

The popular mayor, who was elected in 2015, said she plans to continue in office. Forrest said on January 17 he would retire Wednesday after 31-plus years with Metro Nashville Police. "I have taken trips that have included detail and those trips have always been for business". "Please know that I'm disappointed in myself but also understand that I'm a human and that I made a mistake", Barry said in the statement .

by | February 01, 2018 | 19:02

The House panel this week voted along partisan lines to release the memo. Schiff called the changes "substantive" but a House Intelligence Committee spokesman disputed Schiff's characterization of the changes to the memo. According to Schiff, after comparing the two versions of the memo "it is clear" that Republicans "made material changes to the version it sent to the White House, which Committee Members were never apprised of, never had the opportunity to review and never approved".

by | February 01, 2018 | 19:01

Yesterday the Canadian Senate passed a bill that will forever alter national culture: Canada's national anthem will become entirely gender-neutral. The song, written by Robert Stanley Weir in 1908, officially became the country's national anthem in 1980. "I can only imagine what they'll feel when they're on the step of that podium.it's an incredible moment".

by | February 01, 2018 | 18:34

Doctors at Afrin hospital issued appeals to halt the shelling, saying they were running dangerously low on supplies. It is only then that the current tensions between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, Turkey and the USA will be overcome.

by | February 01, 2018 | 17:59

But when she made her first public appearance sharing the couch with her hubby Shahid Kapoor on Koffee With Karan, the audiences got a glimpse of the stunner that Mira is. Mira was chosen by Shahid's parents and she has turned out to be his dream woman. Taking inspiration from a garden in bloom, the designer created "Songs of Summer", her offering of occasion wear from the season.

by | February 01, 2018 | 17:18

His remark ignored negotiation guidelines agreed between the two sides at the end of last year that appeared to designate the official departure date on 29 March next year as the point when Britain's new border rules will come into force. Both May and senior Chinese officials have restated their commitment to a golden relationship but a row over May's decision to delay approval for a Chinese-funded nuclear plant in late 2016 chilled relations, while rivals like France and Germany have forged ...

by | February 01, 2018 | 17:05

The two are already proud parents of daughter Eisele Kaye Tyrrell , 4, and we just know Eisele is going to be an awesome big sister! The Lady A singer gave birth hours after the show ended and captured the milestone on her Instagram with a photo of two baby beanies with an "A" and a "B".

by | February 01, 2018 | 17:08

But CAS has ruled that the International Olympic Committee had not proved that 28 of the athletes had individually been part of the doping scheme. It further added: "The result of the CAS decision does not mean that athletes from the group of 28 will be invited to the Games".

by | February 01, 2018 | 17:04

The decision was met with applause and shouts of joy in the courtroom, while Mr Kilic's friends wept and hugged one another. It was not immediately clear why the court reversed its decision, Amnesty's Europe director Gauri van Gulik said on Twitter.

by | February 01, 2018 | 16:50

Wolff again insisted Haley had been accused of nothing but still denied the affair, but Brzezinski wasn't buying it. He added that on a previous " Morning Joe " appearance Brzezinski and co-host Joe Scarborough were "eager to gossip about who Trump might be sleeping with".

by | February 01, 2018 | 16:19

The CST, British Jewish's largest watchdog on anti-Semitism , has recorded anti-Semitic incidents since 1984. The figure was up by 3% compared with 1,346 in 2016, which had itself been a record annual total. Likewise, there were 67 incidents logged as having an "anti-Israel" motivation. "This should concern everybody because it shows anger and division that threaten all of society", said David Delew, the chief executive of the CST.

by | February 01, 2018 | 16:16

One of the most powerful moments during President Trump's State of the Union speech Tuesday night came when he honored Mr. Ji Seong-ho, a North Korean defector who escaped from the communist regime in 2006. "It's inconceivable that there would be anything so complex in the portfolio of an academic that wouldn't be quickly resolved", a former official said , referring to Cha's months-long delayed nomination.

by | February 01, 2018 | 14:51

The proposal also includes significantly stiffer penalties for the smuggling of ivory and other highly endangered species to deter black market sales. Bert Wander of the global advocacy group Avaaz also said: "Shutting down this massive ivory market has thrown a lifeline to elephants". The city has always been a gateway for both illegal and legal ivory imports into China, the world's largest consumer of the material.

by | February 01, 2018 | 14:48

He also proposed to integrate education budget as a whole than separating primary and secondary education. - Health and Education cess increased from 3% to 4%. He said an Agri-Market Development Fund with a corpus of Rs 2,000 crore would be created. While the nation was expecting some changes in the income tax slabs, the Budget has made it clear that no change in Income Tax exemption for individuals will be provided.

by | February 01, 2018 | 14:35

The identities of eight men and three women who died are still unknown. An investigation into the cause of the fire has been launched. Five people were rescued from the building, and three are still being treated in hospital. "Luckily, the only damage to our house was some cracks on the window". The fire in Sapporo started late last night in sub-zero temperatures and continued until dawn.

by | February 01, 2018 | 14:17

The list has been divided into four broad categories - full democracy , flawed democracy, hybrid regime and authoritarian regime. Conversely, the most notable declines occurred in Indonesia, which fell from 48th place to 68th, and Venezuela, whose score dropped into the "authoritarian regime" category.

by | February 01, 2018 | 14:04

Americans deserve to know whether Russian Federation conspired with the Trump campaign and whether - since then - there has been an effort to obstruct justice in that investigation. A former member of President Trump's legal team plans to speak to Robert Mueller about possible obstruction by White House communications director Hope Hicks, a report said Wednesday.

by | February 01, 2018 | 13:17

A supermoon is a full moon or new moon that coincides with the moon's position at its closest to the Earth . Since a lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon is in the correct position to pass through the Earth's shadow, it's also well-placed to cause a solar eclipse two weeks before and/or after.