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by | April 19, 2018 | 19:05

An Indian politician who said that satellite technology and the internet was invented thousands of years ago by his country has sparked active debate among Twitter users. He, however, acknowledged that there were narrow minded people who "want to belittle their own nation and think highly of other countries". "But, again today India has regained its position in technology in the world and it can be proved from the fact that a large number of software engineers play a vital role in the U.S.

by | April 19, 2018 | 19:04

He later said that Fukuda would be fired if the allegations were proven. The magazine also quoted several unidentified journalists who alleged that Fukuda had made sexual remarks repeatedly during one-on-one meetings. A separate influence-peddling scandal also yet to be resolved involves the government selecting a veterinary school run by a close friend of Abe to be opened in a specially deregulated zone.

by | April 19, 2018 | 18:42

She said it was her "sincere wish" that Prince Charles takes over "one day", as she opened the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London. "The Australian government's position is that the head of the Commonwealth should continue to be the king or queen of the United Kingdom". During the opening ceremony, Mrs May is expected to say the Queen is a "steadfast champion" of the Commonwealth.

by | April 19, 2018 | 18:32

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) say they have been expecting the likes of AfriForum to come after them since the land expropriation without compensation vote in Parliament. The company made headlines around when it was revealed that a R52-million tender from the Limpopo Transport Department awarded to On-Point Engineering.

by | April 19, 2018 | 18:30

The official cause of death was a self-administered overdose of the painkiller fentanyl, but no prescriptions were found for the powerful drug which is 50 times stronger than heroin. Associates at Paisley Park told investigators that Prince had been "going through withdrawals, which are believed to be the result of the abuse of prescription medication", according to an affidavit unsealed in state court previous year.

by | April 19, 2018 | 17:57

Based on the averages, the foundation says that Americans will spend more on taxes than they do on food, clothing and housing combined, paying some $5.2 trillion to keep government working. 2018 is a bit of an oddity for Tax Day. Yes, for the last time . "What you're seeing today is not just the responsibility of the I.R.S., but of the years of Republican Congress neglect, too".

by | April 19, 2018 | 17:47

On Wednesday, Ahmed Uzumcu, the director general of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, told a meeting of the group's executive council that a security team from the United Nations had gone to do reconnaissance in Douma on Tuesday.

by | April 19, 2018 | 17:37

Modi said through a translator at a diaspora event, adding that people needed to ask more questions of the perpetrators. "How can we tolerate this exploitation of our daughters?", he said, as quoted by The Economic Times . PM Modi also said: "There is an allegation against me that there is so much criticism, but I don't speak up". "Both leaders also affirmed that terrorism can not be justified on any grounds whatsoever it may be and it should not be associated with any religion, creed, ...

by | April 19, 2018 | 17:29

This must be resisted and defeated", he said. He said the answer to these challenges was a policy alternative that can only be provided by the Left and democratic forces. Yechury presented his alternative position after former general secretary Prakash Karat placed the draft political resolution and political tactical line before the Congress.

by | April 19, 2018 | 16:59

Emergency services are at the scene, including three fire crews, three ambulance crews, a rapid response paramedic, the air ambulance, and police. The plane crashed shortly after noon on Thursday near Nutts Corner, Crumlin. The NI Ambulance Service put its major incident protocols into action after the incident. It is thought the aircraft was operating out of Newtownards Airfield.

by | April 19, 2018 | 16:45

Speaking during a televised press conference last week, President Yoweri Museveni spoke of the " wrong practices indulged in and promoted by " groups of non-nationals. Ugandans could be sentenced to up to 14 years in jail if found to be having gay sex. Well, not if you take your worm prevention medicine. The anti-gay bill was introduced in 2009 and initially proposed a death sentence for homosexual acts but was amended after an worldwide outcry.

by | April 19, 2018 | 16:43

Box 10 Turin N.Y. Walker said voting should be easier this year for precinct committee persons. It says that statewide initiatives and referendums that have been passed by the voters go into effect the day after election day unless the initiative spells out another start date.

by | April 19, 2018 | 16:30

Rohit also showered high praise on the West Indian opener Evin Lewis who saw two of his teammates dismissed of their first ball at the beginning of the innings before going on to score an important half century. Chasing 214, no other RCB batsman apart from Kohli could score even 20 runs in the match. "This is a flawless game for us, a collective effort from both our departments, plus our fielding", Rohit said.

by | April 19, 2018 | 15:59

The move came a week after Tammy Duckworth, 50, became the first sitting USA senator to give birth while in office . Senators said the bill seems like a fairly commonsense accommodation that reflects the Senate as it is today - with 23 women and a handful of younger parents.

by | April 19, 2018 | 15:45

According to an expert, seeking consultations to the safeguard committee is a way to inform the other country that they are not fulfilling their commitments under the WTO rules. to the dispute settlement mechanism", he added. Under the provisions of the Agreement on Safeguards, a member proposing to apply, or seek an extension of, a safeguard measure shall endeavour to maintain a substantially equivalent level of concessions and other obligations between it and the exporting members ...

by | April 19, 2018 | 15:43

Sean Gannon. Thousands of mourners, including police from across New England and local, state and federal lawmakers - including Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker - gathered both inside and outside the church and lined the streets of Yarmouth to honor his life, the final act in a week of public mourning.

by | April 19, 2018 | 15:40

Modi will be interacting with Sheikh Hasina, their first meeting since the Bangladeshi Prime Minister's visit to New Delhi past year. British Prime Minister Teresa May and Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland and Prime Minister of Malta and outgoing chair Joseph Muscat also spoke at the inaugural session.

by | April 19, 2018 | 15:31

The government signalled its intention to work with industry to develop alternatives and ensure a minimum of disruption to businesses. Hospitality groups including D&D London and chefs such as Neil Rankin and Skye Gyngell have announced their intention to cut down on plastic use amid growing concerns about its environmental impact.

by | April 19, 2018 | 15:20

Plateau United crashed out of the competition on Tuesday while the MFM FC game is ongoing as at the time of filing this report. Enyimba , meanwhile, have only been in action once since the first leg, as they drew 1-1 with Kwara United in the Nigerian Professional Football League .

by | April 19, 2018 | 12:54

Some in Qatar also felt the quake and evacuated tall buildings in Doha's West Bay area. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at 0634 GMT some 100 kilometers (60 miles) east of Bushehr. A magnitude 5 quake can cause considerable damage. Bushehr has survived earthquakes in the past, and was built to withstand tremors in earthquake-prone Iran.

by | April 19, 2018 | 12:43

But don't worry - that didn't happen. But when he arrived, his family took him to a shelter and asked staff to euthanize him. "We're all fighting over him", Puckett said. They also used his incredible adventure to promote the shelter's annual fundraising walk. "If he is willing to walk 12 miles to save his life, will you walk ONE to save thousands of animals like Toby?" "I don't get why the other family didn't want him".

by | April 19, 2018 | 12:45

Uzumcu said the United Nations security team will continue to work with Syrian authorities, local councils in Douma and the Russian military police "to review the situation". Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said Tuesday that airstrikes on Syrian chemical sites on April 7 by the U.S., Britain and France had set back political negotiations to end the even-year conflict.

by | April 19, 2018 | 12:36

The court said that the PIL had no truth in it and was an attempt to malign the judiciary. Judge Loya allegedly died of cardiac arrest in Nagpur on December 1, 2014, when he had gone to attend the wedding of a colleague's daughter. Loya's family initially suspected foul play in his death but later said that he died of natural cause. Several accused, including police personnel, are now facing trial for their involvement in the alleged fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Shaikh, his wife Kausar ...

by | April 19, 2018 | 12:23

The UN official, who declined to be named, said the security team would remain in Damascus with the OPCW experts for the time being. The US, France and Britain struck against suspected chemical weapons facilities belonging to the Syrian government on Sunday, after concluding that Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces were behind the attack, though they have not made that evidence public.

by | April 19, 2018 | 12:09

Last month, Robinson admonished Kobach for failing to fully comply with these court orders, which included adding voters to the rolls, making eligible voters cast provisional ballots, and sending voters a postcard to notify them of their registration status.

by | April 19, 2018 | 11:41

The United Nations says its special envoy for Syria is undertaking intensive high-level consultations with senior officials in key countries on options for "a meaningful relaunch" of U.N. The U.S., France, and Britain launched missile strikes against suspected chemical weapons facilities one week later, after concluding that Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces were behind the attack.

by | April 19, 2018 | 11:36

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. The ratio dropped, as 115 active investment managers increased or started new holdings, while 110 decreased and sold their holdings in Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc . (NASDAQ:AIMC). Barclays Public Limited Com stated it has 27,114 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Toronto Dominion Natl Bank owns 108,427 shares or 0.01% of their USA portfolio.

by | April 19, 2018 | 10:20

All of the participants in Monday's event had to fearless high winds, steady rain and bitterly cold temperatures while running the 42.2-kilometre marathon. It hailed for a little bit during the race. The big finishes for American athletes come five years after the Boston Marathon bombing , which killed three people and left hundreds injured including runners and spectators of the race.

by | April 19, 2018 | 10:07

H.R. McMaster, Sr. died on April 13 after he allegedly fell, hit his head and was placed on a chair without receiving the proper medical treatment at Cathedral Village in Philadelphia, ABC6 reported. "We want to reassure you that the safety and welfare of every resident at Cathedral Village remains our utmost priority and we will continue to make every effort to ensure their well-being", the statement read.

by | April 19, 2018 | 09:44

The website has been down most of the day and wasn't operational late Tuesday aftenoon. State officials say that income tax returns for MI and Detroit income tax can be filed online or mailed. Millions of people were trying to file their taxes on-line when they found numerous services unavailable. The IRS did not give an immediate explanation for the failures but said in a statement that "certain IRS systems are experiencing technical difficulties".

by | April 19, 2018 | 09:15

While in the Navy, Capt. Shults served at the Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron in Point Mugu, Calif., as an instructor pilot flying the EA-6B Prowler and F/A-18 Hornet, the Navy said . "In AOCS [Aviation Officer Candidate School], if you're a woman [or different in any way], you're a high-profile; you're under more scrutiny", Shults was quoted in the article.

by | April 19, 2018 | 06:24

POSSIBLE FROST THREAT FRIDAY MORNING: You will notice a big drop in temperatures as a reinforcing shot of colder air settles in on Thursday . Our low temperatures tonight will be in the lower to mid 30s. Late on Wednesday showers arrive. We'll likely pick up on some scattered light showers moving through central IN during the early evening hours. Expect lows to fall into the 20s again overnight, with winds slowing down a bit.

by | April 19, 2018 | 06:02

Benchmark Sensex was down 85 points, or 0.25 per cent, at 34,107 at around the same time. On Monday, Malaysian player through a filing with Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad announced that "the Board of Fortis Healthcare has indicated its inability to engage with IHH as Fortis has entered into binding agreements with Manipal Health Enterprises".

by | April 19, 2018 | 05:57

Loop Capital upped their price target on Netflix from $325.00 to $330.00 in a research note on Tuesday. The stock increased 1.41% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $17.32. Calamos Wealth Mgmt Ltd Liability holds 0.2% of its portfolio in Netflix, Inc . SunTrust maintained Netflix, Inc . Canaccord Genuity maintained Netflix, Inc .

by | April 19, 2018 | 05:36

The settlement means the company avoids discovery phase of litigation in which its staff would have had to answer questions under oath about its practices. McDougal claims Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, was secretly involved in negotiations with AMI, whose CEO is friend of the president. According to the terms of the settlement, McDougal can keep the $150,000 payment, but the publisher must be compensated up to $75,000 if she McDougal decides to resell her story.