by | February 10, 2018 | 03:01

Close on the heels of a major incident of sexual abuse of a child at G. D. Birla Schhol at south Calcutta, the dance teacher of Carmel Primary School at Deshapriya Park, also in south Calcutta was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a Class 2 student of the school.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:10

Officially, Brand's departure is not related to the controversies that have roiled the Department at the highest levels. Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand, the number three official at the Department of Justice, resigned late Friday.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:51

During questioning, Howe also described scams he pulled off involving luxury autos and rental cars. Howe, from Washington D.C., accrued the charge while visiting NY to meet with prosectors, and tried to get the charge eliminated a month after signing his cooperating agreement.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:42

A winter storm that began in Montana, the Dakotas and Minnesota will move east Friday and inundate major metropolitan areas in the upper Midwest - including Chicago , Milwaukee and Detroit - with several inches of snow. The heaviest snow will be in a relatively narrow band across mainly northern IL and southern MI. The Des Moines Register reported that three to seven inches of snow fell in northern Iowa Friday morning.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:24

He also recalled former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's contributions to Northeast India's development. February 7: Union Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday said Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury's inappropriate remarks called for a sarcastic reply from Prime Minister Narendra Modi .

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:25

Time ran out on lawmakers looking to pass a two-year topline budget agreement and a six-week continuing resolution to keep the government open after midnight February 8. This would be "the very definition of hypocrisy ", he added. Those figures include additional dollars from the Overseas Contingency Operations and emergency funds.

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:22

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind around 5 miles per hour. Cloudy, with a low at 12. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%. But by Wednesday night another cold front could move through the region - the forecast for precipitation was uncertain as of Thursday night.

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:22

She says the goal is to allow humanitarian aid and medical care to flow to more than 700 civilians in eastern Ghouta. When asked to comment on respective media reports, he said: "I don't want to use non-parliamentary expressions to answer your question".

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:10

An alternative scenario is where bears have the day, which may see the price drop to the $60 level. Reserves of gasoline increased by 3.41 million barrels, distillates - by 3.93 million barrels, the U.S. The energy sales to China are still modest compared with the $9.7 billion of oil shipped by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to China in January.

by | February 09, 2018 | 23:25

She attended the ceremony along with the head of the North's Olympic delegation, 90-year-old Kim Yong Nam, who leads North Korea's parliament. "He participated in a trilateral with (South Korean President Moon Jae-in) and (Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe) prior in a show of solidarity and then was thrilled to cheer on Team USA at the opening ceremony".

by | February 09, 2018 | 23:20

While Adityanath is the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Maurya is one of the two the deputy chief ministers. The seat fell vacant due to the demise of Rashtriya Janata Dal MP, Mohammed Taslimuddin, in September 2017. There has been speculation that BSP chief Mayawati, who had a year ago resigned from the Rajya Sabha, may contest the Phulpur bypoll. Along with these three seats, Bihar's Jehanabad and Bhabua constituencies will go to Assembly bypoll on the same day.

by | February 09, 2018 | 23:08

Attending the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang , Vice President Mike Pence had harsh words for North Korea's show of military strength prior to the opening ceremonies, slamming the military parade less than 24 hours after heaping praise on President Donald Trump's desire to have his own military showcase.

by | February 09, 2018 | 23:10

Earlier, the Senate voted 71-28 to pass the legislation shortly before 2.00 a.m. (0700GMT). If passed early Friday, the bill would then head to the House of Representatives. Once known as the party of fiscal conservatism, the Republicans and Trump are quickly expanding the nation's budget deficit and its $20 trillion national debt.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:55

He was quoted in the Post article as saying it's a "rare exception" for a president to be briefed orally. Given how much of the the president's morning is devoted to "executive time," a euphemism for watching Fox News and tweeting, it sounds like Trump prefers his oral briefings to come from Fox & Friends hosts Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:53

This was corrected on 02/08/2018 at 04:35 PM. "If DEP had issued the permits properly in the first place, if DEP had done enforcement and monitoring all along, we would not have had the disaster that is the Sunoco Mariner East 2 pipeline ", says Minott.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:48

But police have now determined the death to be suspicious. 'I urge anyone with any information that could assist us with our investigations to come forward'. Those who knew Saunders also reached out to detectives and suggested his death may not have been an accident, Pettiford added. It had been believed the man had fallen into the machine as he was clearing trees off the driveway while working with two other men.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:40

Cryptocurrency speculation and mining have generated so much interest in Russia that one businessman- Alexey Kolesnik-recently bought two power plants in the Russian republics of Perm Krai and Udmurtia to be used exclusively to generate electricity for Bitcoin-mining data centers.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:30

Earlier in the week, the same CAS had lifted doping bans on some 15 Russian athletes who had tested positive for illegal drug use during the Sochi Olympics in 2016. Forty-five Russian athletes will have to wait until Friday, the opening day of the Pyeongchang Olympics , to find out if they can compete. The sanction covered about 1,000 athletes from a variety of disciplines.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:26

They did this by misrepresenting former British spy Christopher Steele , the dossier author who opposes Mr. Trump . The recently released FISA memo outlines possible wrongdoing by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and U.S. Nunes finds fault in the application because allegedly the court was not told that Fusion GPS, which commissioned Steele at one point, was paid by an attorney of Hillary Clinton's campaign.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:24

Francis Court, WSB-TV reported. At that point they called Locust Grove for backup from an officer. He said gunfire emitted as they were attempting to arrest a male suspect. Yellow police tape cordoned off an area of one home's front yard. Locust Grove Elementary School has been placed on lockdown as a precaution, reported Fox 5 .

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:11

An airport employee found the child January 14 abandoned in the restroom near the rental vehicle counters. " Please, I'm sorry ", the note concludes. It begs whoever finds him to turn him over to authorities so they can find the boy a good home. The newborn was found inside the bathroom with a torn umbilical cord and a note.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:08

Hundreds of anti-North Korea protesters scuffled with riot police not far from the main stadium hours before the opening ceremony began, with some of their banners reading "Moon regime is leading Korea to destruction". Kim Yo Jong , top right, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , sits alongside Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of North Korean Parliament, and behind U.S.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:58

DACA provides protections for people brought to the country illegally as children. A day earlier, however, Trump threatened to shut down the government over immigration. A deal could come as soon as today, despite the curveball President Trump threw at negotiations yesterday. Comstock, who spoke shortly after Trump's remarks, said she would not back such a move and urged Trump to avoid it.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:52

Lawmakers in that chamber were deeply divided along party line and passage was uncertain. If it is, there would be no practical interruption in federal government business. Many were sheepish about the bushels of dollars for Democratic priorities and the return next year of $1 trillion-plus deficits. He says the two parties will then alternate offering immigration plans in a battle that has no clear outcome.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:45

This legislation if signed into law will make it easier for the administration to impose sanctions on the Burmese military leaders who are implicated in some of the worst atrocities facing the global community in a generation. "Buddhist villagers interviewed for this article reported no attack by a large number of insurgents on security forces in Inn Din", Reuters said, adding that other interviews had revealed the massacre victims included fishermen, shopkeepers, an imam and two teenaged ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:38

Senior staff at the White House apply for five-year clearances, and the process can be lengthy - some current officials are still waiting, aides said. Porter's second wife, Jennifer Willoughby, told the - the USA website of a United Kingdom tabloid - that he had difficulty controlling his anger and at one point pulled her out of the shower and yelled at her.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:39

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Friday expressed happiness over Jharkhand emerging as one of the top three large states in the country in terms of annual incremental performance on health indicators of the NITI Aayog. As per the index, among smaller states, Manipur ranked first in terms of annual incremental performance and second in terms of overall performance.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:26

Vice President Mike Pence kicked off his swing through Asia Wednesday by vowing to intensify pressure on North Korea over its growing nuclear threat and show solidarity with United States allies in the region. US officials declined to offer details on the expected new sanctions beyond Pence's comments, citing concerns that any additional information could be used by those trying to skirt the new measures.

by | February 09, 2018 | 21:18

North and South Korea are still technically at war after their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, and the North faces ever-tightening global sanctions after it conducted a fresh nuclear test previous year and a series of missile tests. Russia said today the Court of Arbitration for Sport was under pressure from Olympic officials when it rejected a last-minute bid from 47 Russian athletes to take part in the Pyeongchang Winter Games .

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:53

Donald Trump leapt to the defense on Friday of a close White House aide who was forced to resign after two ex-wives made allegations of domestic abuse against him. The White House says former staff secretary Rob Porter was working at the White House under an interim security clearance while his background check was being completed.

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:45

The VIX, which tracks market volatility , shot higher on Thursday, reflecting continued anticipated stresses in markets. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 400 points, or 1.6 percent, to 24,491. On Friday, benchmark 10-year notes last rose 10/32 in price to yield 2.8149 percent, from 2.849 percent late on Thursday. That makes it more expensive for companies and consumers to borrow, hampering actual economic activity.

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:23

In January, a twin vehicle bombing near a mosque in Benghazi's Salmani neighborhood killed at least 33 people. Haftar, who opposes a UN-backed unity government based in Tripoli, announced Benghazi's "liberation" from militants in July last year after a three-year campaign, but sporadic violence has continued.

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:16

By early Friday , more than 100 flights were canceled at Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan. The heaviest snow will be in a relatively narrow band across mainly northern IL and southern MI. today for much of the Chicago area. People should stay off the roads if possible and expect delays and hazardous conditions. However, the northern parts of the ABC12 viewing area, including the Tri Cities, likely will see about 2 to 4 inches of snow.

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:13

Russian Federation is the main ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad . The Chair of the Commission, Paulo Pinheiro, denounced the intensified violence, which he said makes "a mockery of the so-called 'de-escalation zones , ' meant to protect civilians".

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:09

The Badgers have now beaten the Illini 13 straight times. IL tied the game with 11 minutes to play but Wisconsin used an 11-2 run to take the lead for good. The Badgers men's basketball team ended a losing streak by continuing a win streak against IL. IL falls to 12-1, 2-10 in the Big Ten. IL has six remaining games, including at Michigan State and at home against the Boilermakers.