by | March 08, 2018 | 13:58

Shortly before Naveen's announcement, Patnaik and KIIT founder Samanta had joined the BJD. Although the Chief Minister had hinted earlier that the party will nominate politicians as its candidates for the RS polls, the nomination of Achyuta Samanta came as a surprise for many.

by | March 08, 2018 | 13:32

After one day of balloting on Sunday, a rightist alliance including former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia emerged with the biggest bloc of votes, with roughly 37%, according to early returns. Alternatively, Five Star may hope to convince the League party to join a coalition as a junior partner. Among the surging right-of-center parties, Five Star has gained the most from Italy's populist moment.

by | March 08, 2018 | 13:07

When asked if he believed in the two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict - establishing Palestine alongside Israel - Netanyahu said , "I haven't named it". Haley explained how she was initially skeptical about taking the position as ambassador to the United Nations since her political experience has mainly been as a governor, but she was sold on the job when she told President Trump that she would be speaking her mind at all times.

by | March 08, 2018 | 13:00

The White House fired back at some of the claims that Nunberg made claiming that he was obviously drunk , and during an interview with CNN's Erin Burnett , she told Nunberg that she could actually smell alcohol on his breath .

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:44

It puts Switzerland 21st out of 21 European countries and 26th out of 29 OECD countries.The main reasons are traditional views of gender roles and women's difficulties reconciling family and professional life. "Far from becoming complacent about our achievements , it is a call for all of us - men and women - to press on to ensure that all girls and women are guaranteed an equal footing in Trinidad and Tobago, and across the world.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:41

Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare Jagat Prakash Nadda expressed the confidence that the NDPP-BJP alliance would provide a stable government in Nagaland and facilitate solving the Naga political issue, besides bringing all-round development to the State.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:37

The nor'easter that will form overnight will bring a foot or more of snow to Sussex County, hitting the same area that is recovering from power losses with additional outages, according to the late-afternoon forecast by the National Weather Service forecasting office in Mount Holly.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:35

Added Trump knew about the Trump Jr meeting with a Russian lawyer at Trump Tower and " I don't know why he went around trying to hide it ". In a telephone call with MSNBC , Nunberg said a subpoena to appear before a grand jury was "absolutely ridiculous".

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:32

The House vote came after almost seven hours of debate, during which the Republican majority defeated each Democratic-sponsored amendment to the bill. Cynthia Stafford, D-Miami, who called the bill "scary". The bill is risky "because there is an implicit bias that exists against boys and girls of color", Stafford said.

by | March 08, 2018 | 12:32

The bank further clarified that it is a part of the working capital lender consortium in the Gitanjali group of companies along with several other banks, wherein its exposure is not the largest. Meanwhile, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has also written to all lenders that have had exposure to Modi and Choksi firms and directed them to submit documents pertaining to their loans and guarantees.

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:56

The risk for Democrats is dividing their votes among so many candidates that a weaker Democrat manages to qualify for a runoff against a Republican. But Bliss also cautioned against reading too much into the special election results. These primary elections can mean the difference between a moderate candidate, a far left or far right candidate.

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:52

Juve then took complete control when they got through the heart of Spurs defence to play in Paulo Dybala for a top corner finish after beating the offside trap two minutes later. Even in moments of difficulty, we held strong. It was only the third goal Juve had conceded in 12 games - all against a vibrant Tottenham side - and left them needing to score twice to stay in the competition.

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:22

However, he demanded a fair probe into the case as the BJP was trying to misuse CBI to settle political scores. The chief minister was responding to Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala, who said in the Assembly that the High Court order is a setback to the government and home department.

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:21

The three-way tie comes down to one major factor - Churchill Brothers not losing to Minerva Punjab FC . Going into the last day of the season, four teams have a shot at winning the title but leaders Minerva, who host relegation-threatened Churchill Brothers, are favourites to clinch the league.

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:08

The police said assailants hurled stones and bottles damaging the spectacle and garland on the statue situated in front of the Thaliparambha taluk office. Following the incident in Tripura where a Lenin statue was demolished, the nation has been witnessing vandalism in various parts where statues of leaders have been attacked, damaged and destructed.

by | March 08, 2018 | 11:05

Eastern Ghouta is the last substantial rebel area this close to the capital, and has been a main focus for Syria, which has been trying to build a buffer zone around the city. Pawel Krzysiek of the International Committee of the Red Cross said the inter-agency convoy had arrived in Wafideen, which is a key crossing point set up by the Syrian government for civilians wishing to leave eastern Ghouta and also for aid to enter the enclave.

by | March 08, 2018 | 10:23

It has not worked, with Neymar left watching Tuesday's loss at home in Brazil , where he is recovering from foot surgery. In that context, PSG selling a star such as Neymar this year is unthinkable. "We didn't do what we needed to do to win", said Al-Khelaifi. "They encouraged us throughout, sang right to the very end, tried to turn things around, but we didn't do it".

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:56

A little rain to wintry mix will be possible for the weekend, yet temperatures will stay well above freezing, with highs in the upper 40s to lower 50s. Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. SUNDAY: Partly cloudy and cooler. Friday night should be mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:43

Between 8 and 12 inches (20 and 30 cm) of wet, heavy snow, some of it accompanied by thunder and lightning, were forecast for New York City and surrounding New Jersey and CT suburbs through Thursday morning. The New York Thruway Authority is advising all motorists to avoid travel, if possible. Amtrak said it was canceling some train service Wednesday , and regional rail trains in Philadelphia will operate on a weekend schedule on Wednesday .

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:44

Chris Paul scored a team-high 25 points and James Harden added a double-double as the Houston Rockets extended their winning streak to 16 games with a 122-112 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. the Thunder aren't any better than they were past year. Over the final 2:30, Harden tallied a 3, a dunk, and four free throws before drilling a 26-footer at the final buzzer to extend the Houston advantage to 58-46.

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:40

And while the midweek storm won't become as powerful as the recent winter storm Riley , which left up to 2million homes and businesses without power at its peak, some parts of the northeast might face power outages and travel disruptions.

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:36

Republicans responded in even larger numbers, passing 1.5 million, breaking the party record of 1.48 million set in 2010. One of the most hotly contested races was in Congressional District 7, where seven Democrats fought in a bitter primary battle to take on U.S.

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:10

He has been named as the victor of the 2018 Pritzker prize, the highest accolade in architecture . Doshi is perhaps best known for his pioneering low-priced housing and city planning projects that have helped enhance everyday living in India.

by | March 08, 2018 | 05:30

The idea for the forum was born from conversations between Hess, BHS Principal Brian Stefanich, student council adviser Barry Cervenka and student council members, who remembered when a handful of local legislators sat in on a council meeting earlier this year to talk education policy and school safety.

by | March 08, 2018 | 05:23

The Irish, who have dominated the ACC the past four seasons, weren't going to wilt in this one, holding a 42-37 lead at the 8:30 mark in the third quarter. approx./ESPN). Some argue it's better to be ousted early and get healthy in time for the NCAA tournament. The Tigers finished the regular season with an overall record of 22-8 and 11-7 in conference play.

by | March 08, 2018 | 05:19

The slide toward one-man rule under Xi, already China's most dominant figure of recent decades, has fuelled concern that Beijing is eroding efforts to guard against the excesses of autocratic leadership and make economic regulation more stable and predictable.

by | March 08, 2018 | 05:07

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Tuesday released its Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) for March with the not completely stunning news that U.S. Mr Mazrouei said that "We have no expectations, we are meeting with many companies and among those are shale oil producers". Thanks to the shale oil boom, the new supplies from the United States will contribute to more than half of the world's oil demand growth by 2023.

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:48

Central Railway's Matunga station is the first station on Indian Railways to be manned by women personnel. Asia's first woman loco-pilot Surekha Yadav will motor the train. "These staff will handle overall operations of Matunga Road station round the clock", he added. "The Central Railway has made a decision to run the prestigious Deccan Queen Express between Mumbai and Pune by deploying an All Women Crew on Thursday to commemorate the International Women's Day", S K Jain, Divisional ...

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:32

FLORIDA school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz has been formally charged with 17 counts of first-degree murder and 17 counts of attempted murder, which could mean a death sentence if he's convicted. A 20-year-old OR man filed lawsuits this month against Dick's and WalMart for age discrimination after they refused to sell him firearms, the Oregonian reported.

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:18

British Prime Minister Theresa May will "raise deep concerns at the humanitarian situation" in war-torn Yemen with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during his visit to Britain beginning Wednesday, according to her spokesperson. On Friday, he will meet Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson for talks. But demonstrators gathered outside May's office amid a heavy police presence to protest at both countries' role in Yemen, where war has killed around 10,000 people.

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:16

Bones found in 1940 on Nikumaroro Island - a western Pacific island near Earhart's projected flight path - were initially thought to belong to the pilot, as they were found alongside a number of possessions that could have belonged to her, including a shoe; a box created to hold a navigation device similar to the one used by Earhart's navigator Fred Noonan; and a Benedictine bottle, which she was known to carry with her.

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:05

Marco Rubio, of Florida, where 17 students and faculty members died February 14, received $3,303,355. On the Saturday after the shooting , at a rally for gun control, a powerful speech was given by a student whose name is Emma Gonzales, a senior at MSDHS.

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:02

In his keynote speech , Hammond will "address the sceptics who say a trade deal including financial services can not be done", according to excerpts of the address released by his office on Tuesday. Donald Tusk made clear that as long as May clings to her negotiating red lines which rule out single market and customs union membership, the best the EU can offer is a free trade agreement similar to that with Canada .

by | March 08, 2018 | 03:56

Wednesday´s Commerce Department figures showed January exports fell 1.3 percent to $200.9 billion, the largest decrease in 16 months, as aircraft exports decreased in value by $1.8 billion and global sales of industrial supplies like crude oil and other chemicals fell by $1.3 billion.

by | March 08, 2018 | 03:30

Here's a look at the main issues on the table, and what to expect this week. He's been jailed since the February 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School , where he was once a student. "This is too divisive". Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel, in his remarks about acceptance speeches, said the winners should speak with passion and that they "have an opportunity and a platform to remind millions of people about important things - equal rights and equal treatment".