by | February 15, 2018 | 02:14

A density-wise breakup of forest cover showed that cover of very dense forests had increased by 1.36 per cent. Karnataka's forest cover rose by 1,101 sq km with the highest increase reported from Uttara Kannada (293 sq km) and Chikmagalur (264 sq km) districts.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:01

Rather than making a racial statement , however, Sessions was more likely referring to the fact that the position of " sheriff " is almost unique to areas that have historic ties to England. But Rose said it was "dumber than a bag of hammers" to use the phrase, given its racially charged connotation in a politically divided time . A Senate committee denied him a federal judgeship in 1986 after some colleagues said he used racial slurs and joked about the Ku Klux Klan.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:54

It is battery operated which offers up to 90 minutes of power on a single charge. While being overthrown by SpotMini's might sound like a cute idea, I'm not sure I like the concept of the day when that SpotMini 2 can hold a gun as well as open a door.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:26

Of the $89 billion war-funding budget, $17.4 billion of it would go towards the Pentagon's base budget; $48.9 billion would go towards the US war against terrorists in Afghanistan; and $15.2 billion would go towards the war against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria .

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:26

In some videos recorded by passers-by purportedly of the incident, several people carrying saffron flags and wielding sticks could be seen threatening couples to leave the spot. Mumbai: To stop people from celebrating Valentine's Day on Wednesday, a group did something freakish. Meanwhile, Bajrang Dal on Wednesday issued a warning to couples on Valentine's Day.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:20

Alicia Clancy, author of the 2017 book "Be My Galentine", about the positive aspects of women's friendships, sees an uptick in women's empowerment influencing the rise of Galentine's Day . "I think we've learned as a gender that we're going to have to stick together in order to achieve that". For Monica Roberts '18, she explains that it is about "having my best friend around and just celebrating the fact that we care about each other, which is my version of Galentine's Day ".

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:02

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan told reporters that 104 women from across the country participated in the event. Pradhan said that the objective of PMUY is not only to distribute LPG connections but also to reduce the health hazards being faced by women who are still using conventional fuels for cooking.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:56

Turkish naval vessels have intercepted the route of a ship belonging to the Italian oil exploration company Eni, which was on its way to explore the recently discovered gas reserves in Cypriot waters. Turkey and Cyprus have long argued over the eastern Mediterranean, and Ankara has been stringent in defending the claims of Turkish Cypriots for a share of energy resources.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:36

Two survived the attack and escaped. "It seems the victim was poaching in the game park when he was attacked and killed by lions", said Limpopo police spokesman Moatshe Ngoepe. The alarm was raised when the poacher's screams for help were heard but the lions quickly killed the man and devoured nearly all his body before being chased off by gunshots.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:39

Follow Clash Magazine as we skip merrily between clubs, concerts, interviews and photo shoots. Tickets are available now here and here. Following a secret opening performance on the Festival Republic stage a year ago, Leeds favourite Wolf Alice are set to play.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:36

AN Uzbek asylum seeker who confessed to wanting to mow down "infidels" in an April 2017 Stockholm truck attack that killed five people pleaded guilty to terrorism charges today as his trial opened. Akilov, who turns 40 on Wednesday, was born in Uzbekistan and worked there as a construction worker. What is known is that Akilov has triggered a discussion as to whether unregistered SIM cards should be allowed in Sweden.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:36

Kelly's new statement said he was "shocked by the new allegations released today against Rob Porter ". There's no tolerance in this white house , no place in America for domestic abuse . Porter has since resigned. One of the women said Porter choked and punched her during their five-year marriage, according to a report published Wednesday by the Daily Mail .

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:36

The frog's profile links to a donation page , which is part of a campaign to raise $15,000 to help biologists search areas where Sehuencas water frogs were once plentiful. "I also love eating. then again, who doesn't?" It's probably the most adorable dating profile you've ever seen, including Romeo's picture, which features his big, froggy eyes.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:29

Queensland celebrate their 2017 State of Origin series victory at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane. It has not been decided which match will be played at Adelaide Oval, with an announcement to be made at a later date. Queensland Rugby League boss Robert Moore says State of Origin has "gone beyond" the days of a team hosting two games every year after Adelaide was unveiled as the latest venue.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:29

Many Malaysians and Singaporeans eat Yu Sheng as a lucky lunar New Year dish, gathering around the table to throw the ingredients in the air while shouting out New Year wishes and blessings, in a celebration known as "lo hei" or "toss high".

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:24

Outside of Dublin, Louth is now the fourth most expensive county in the country to rent a home in after Wicklow (€1,256), Kildare (€1,212) and Meath (1,171). In 2010, for example, stock across the country was about 22,500, while even in 2006/2007, the number of properties available for rent touched 10,000.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:22

Yogi reached Tripura to campaign for the BJP which will be aiming to uproot the Left government in the state. The UP CM will launch his Tripura campaigning by worshipping at Gorakhnath temple after which he will hold a road show in Yuvrajnagar in Agartala .

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:21

Takagi, who outpaced American world record holder Heather Bergsma in the final pairing of the evening, said her tears of joy at winning a medal quickly started to sting when she realized how close she had come to gold. "I had a dream to win four gold medals, in each Olympics". Wust is coming off a lackluster season on the ice and her early form this year has disappointed her.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:24

Saakashvili's support with average voters and other Ukrainian lawmakers has been limited since he illegally crossed the border. Slobodian recalled the situation surrounding Saakashvili's arrival in September 2017 and the subsequent decisions.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:25

He has in the past said he was present as an employee of energy giant Shell at Putin's country retreat in 2006. Prime minister Mark Rutte said earlier on Monday that while Zijlstra's comments were unwise, it was 'not a case of fake news, because he wanted to protect a source.' That source has now been revealed to be Van der Veer.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:22

The Employees Provident Fund's ( EPF ) building along Jalan Gasing in Petaling Jaya has caught fire today, malaysiakini reported. The cause of the fire is still unknown, as is information on possible casualties from the incident. According to a preliminary report of the Selangor Fire and Rescue Department, it was alerted to the fire at 11.53 am and the firefighters reached the scene at 11.58 am.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:20

Northam's office was asked Tuesday whether he supports Toscano's amendment and whether the version of the legislation his staff helped broker indeed allowed the utilities to collect twice. "That's going to be costly", he said on Monday's MetroNews "Talkline". "But they were asking lots of questions, very detailed questions about the technical elements of this bill".

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:19

The rocket to be launched from same launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California also is to carry Spain's PAZ satellite. The FCC has already approved requests by OneWeb, Space Norway and Telesat to access the United States market to provide broadband services using satellite technology.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:16

On a sequential basis, however, the provisions stand reduced by 26.76 per cent and are down by about Rs 6.05 billion quarter on quarter. United Bank of India's loss widened to Rs 637.5 crore for the third quarter to December past year compared to the two previous occasions as asset quality worsened to one-fifth of loans and income from treasury, wholesale and retail banking dipped.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:10

The request was sent a year ago to five companies: Purdue Pharma; Insys Therapeutics; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, owned by Johnson & Johnson; Mylan; and Depomed. "I think these groups were cheerleaders too often. cheerleaders for opioids", said Sen. Purdue's decision marks a significant shift, yet will likely prompt questions of why the drugmaker did not make this move sooner.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:08

Organisers say they "can't wait to bring what is undoubtedly our best line-up ever to historic Gunnersbury Park". The legendary N.E.R.D will perform at the event, with Skepta preparing something special for the West London crowd. Lovebox was headlined in 2017 by Frank Ocean and Chase & Status, with Jamie xx, Kano, Rag "n" Bone Man, Sampha, Kaytranada and Solange also performing over its two days.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:06

Ordnance Disposal units from the Royal Navy dispose of a CT-500 500lb bomb from World War Two in the water at London City Airport . The airport was closed around 10 pm on Sunday and is not expected to reopen until Tuesday. Among those affected were Tottenham Hotspur fans heading to Italy for a Champions League game against Juventus (Milan: JUVE.MI - news ) in Turin on Tuesday.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:02

For anyone who is an 80s child, you may recall Goonies and Josh Brolin's role in the flick alongside Sean Astin whose birthday is also this month. "Painting you like one of my French girls". Taking to Instagram , Reynolds is celebrating Brolin's birthday as only the Merc with the Mouth could.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:57

David Hasselhoff , who had a cameo performance in the original and sang its theme song , will also appear in the feature. David Sandberg wrote and directed Kung Hury and he'll produce and star in the sequel, which is set in '80s Miami.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:51

Williams , 23, of Pittsburgh, attempting to commit "suicide by cop" and pleading with Mader to shoot him, according to the lawsuit filing. "Officer Mader behaved in a way that, frankly, we would want all officers to behave in", said Joseph Cohen, executive director of the ACLU of West Virginia.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:50

It is titled as Sanu Ek Pal . It is a remake of the popular song by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan of the same name. It's a love song that shows the bonding between an honest government officer, played by Ajay Devgn, and his wife, played by Ileana D'Cruz.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:45

Authorities determined the substance was nonhazardous, and no one was harmed or evacuated, Mr Maggiolo said. The former president has leased office space in the building since leaving office in January 2017. The incident comes on the heels of a similar report regarding President Donald Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr ., on Monday, who received a letter containing white powder , prompting a separate Secret Service investigation and the hospitalization of his wife, Vanessa Trump .

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:45

The Mountaineers (18-7, 7-5) had won two straight games entering Saturday after losing six out of the seven before that. West Virginia ? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of TCU-West Virginia you should back, all from a Nevada-based handicapper who is on a blistering 5-1 run on his picks involving the Mountaineers .

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:41

Parts for the repairs already are available. Ford expanded its warning to a wider time frame thanks to further testing. Ford's Weigandt said the small pickups already were under recalls for driver and passenger inflators. At least 22 people have died and more than 180 have been hurt because of the problem. The second largest US automaker in January had urged 2,900 owners of 2006 model year Ford Ranger trucks to stop driving immediately until they can get replacement parts after a second ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:34

Although it was released earlier this month, we would be remiss if we didn't acknowledge the newest trailer for one of the more highly anticipated movies of this young year, Solo: A Star Wars Story . Belfast will be the centre of the Star Wars universe when the latest spin-off from the movie franchise is filmed there in 2019. And as for Gangster No.