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by | January 06, 2018 | 07:30

The first avalanche hit the Sadhana top in the afternoon, sweeping away the two Beacon project officials. Another Beacon personnel remained untraced. "The vehicle is also missing", said an official. Multiple avalanches struck Khoni Nallah and swept away 7 to 9 persons. Three others have been rescued with teams of police, army, State Disaster Response Force and Mountain Rescue continuing search and rescue operations.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:22

There were reports doing the rounds that the board had suggested 26 cuts to the film, but in a statement, Central Board of Film Certification chairman Prasoon Joshi clarified that they have only advised five modifications, including the title change, but "no cuts".

by | January 06, 2018 | 06:09

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has told CNN that he has never questioned President Donald Trump's mental fitness , contradicting a book excerpt published this week in which Tillerson is reported to have described Trump as a "moron".

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:32

The jackpots refer to the annuity options for both games, in which payments are made over 29 years. If there's no victor, the next estimated jackpot for Mega Millions is $560 million. "I'm not aware of any other way to shield it", said Mildred Carter, a senior federal tax analyst at Wolters Kluwer, a Riverwoods, Illinois, tax and accounting analysis firm.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:40

The CPM too alleged that the linguistic minorities, including Bengalis, in Assam were being targeted in the name of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and said the problem should be resolved amicably on the basis of the Constitution and "not on the whims" of RSS-BJP.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:14

A built in delay gives congress until March to come up with a resolution. Senators said they were making progress but were stalled while awaiting a "punch list" from the White House that would set forth the president's conditions. "We must protect our Country at all cost!" he wrote. With seven working days until a government shutdown, immigration remains the key sticking point in negotiations over a spending deal.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:08

In Michigan, would-be dispensary owner Jerry Millen said he's not panicking - yet. The stage for Monday's grand opening was set when voters passed a ballot measure in November 2016, Proposition 64, immediately legalizing personal possession and use of recreational pot by adults 21 and over.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:07

An "advanced" search requires an officer to have reasonable suspicion of criminal behavior and approval of a supervisor. "In this digital age, border searches of electronic devices are essential to enforcing the law at the USA border and to protecting the American people", John Wagner , Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner, Office of Field Operations, said in a statement .

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:02

Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans launched aircraft to investigate and reported the pilot was slouched over and appeared unconscious. The Coast Guard reported the man was likely unresponsive due to hypoxia, a lack of oxygen in the blood.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:40

Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Wednesday Motel 6's "actions are disturbing and they are unlawful". But he said that violates the state's Constitution, which requires agents to prove probable cause before their information can be released.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:29

US Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday defended President Donald Trump's fiery tweets at North Korea , saying the commander-in-chief's clear messaging helped increase pressure on the regime over its nuclear weapons program. During a speech that Kim Jong-un gave on New Year's Day, he warned the USA that North Korea's nuclear forces have been "completed", and his launch button was always in reach.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:08

Pakistan also scored an impressive 341 for 9 against a New Zealand XI in their warm-up fixture and will aim to extend their unbeaten run. Out of last five ODI series, since 2000/01, Pakistan have managed to win just one series. "We're playing as a team, not as individuals and that is why we are playing really well". The likes of Matt Henry, Mitchell Santer, and Lockie Ferguson should also prove a handful.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:02

Last time someone won the Mega Millions jackpot was October 13 and the Powerball last saw a victor October 25. Tickets for each drawing can be purchased up until one hour before drawing. If there's no victor, the next estimated jackpot for Mega Millions is $560 million. According to the insurance company Allstate, your chances of winning the Powerball are about 1 in 290 million, and the likelihood of you taking home the Mega Millions are roughly 1 in 258 million.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:38

If you do this, try and put some fireproof material behind the pipe . Seal all leaks in crawl spaces and basements. Keep doors and windows to the outside tightly closed. If you will be going away during cold weather , leave the heat on in your home, set to a temperature no lower than 55° F. They've also had to deal with frozen pipes underground, including 67 on residential properties and four belonging to the city.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:26

So far they have have hosted wedding receptions in Delhi and Mumbai . As fans began taking pictures and videos of the two, Anushka was seen leading Virat out of the shop with their friends. Kohli and Anushka had wished their followers a happy new year with the same pic in Cape Town , the venue for the first Test. Kohli had then posted another pic of the two with the caption.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:03

The sanctions imposed by the Office of Foreign Assets Control, an arm of the Treasury Department, targeted companies that are owned or controlled by the Shahid Bakeri Industrial Group, an Iranian defense entity that already is under USA sanctions.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:59

The latest stop on Scott's " Farewell Tour Of Zero Fucks Given " finds him in talks with Disney to potentially direct one or the other Arthurian projects they're trying to set up. This is Disney's opportunity to get into the dying YA fantasy market, or at least bring it back to life. The author previously posted on his site back in November: "Today the script arrived for the Disney movie based on the Merlin Saga ".

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:51

On Wednesday night, a $460 million prize will be up for grabs , making it the 11th-largest lottery prize in US history. For the first time ever, both the Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots have eclipsed $400 million at the same time.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:47

The outcome of another close legislative race is also in doubt because it's locked in a court battle. Simonds initially won her Virginia House of Representatives seat by a single vote, which would have split control of the House for the first time since 1998.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:43

An FIR has been registered against Gujarat Independent MLA Jignesh Mevani and JNU student leader Umar Khalid under section 153 (A), 505 and 117 at Pune's Vishrambaug Police Station. Official sources later said the action came in the wake of prohibitory orders imposed in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra following Wednesday's shutdown, which left one student dead in Nanded and many more injured.