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by | January 18, 2018 | 12:40

India successfully tested the inter molecular missile Agni -5, which has been extending from the surface to surface from the surface of 5,000 km. The missile will eventually join the arsenal of the tri-Service Strategic Forces Command. The 17-meter long, 2-meter wide, three-stage, solid-fuelled missile can carry a payload of 1.5 tonne and weighs around 50 tonnes. The missile, developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) under the Integrated Guided Missile ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 06:54

Thanks to epic presidential incompetence, Democrats have the upper hand, and if the government shuts down, it is going to cost Republicans more than can imagine to get the Democratic votes they need to open the government back up. "We have until Friday to fund the government". Something good is happening in Congress these days. Republicans have a wider majority in the House - they hold 239 seats in the chamber and 218 are needed to pass a bill .

by | January 18, 2018 | 06:53

Police originally told CBC Toronto the child was six. She died Monday night. According to the newspaper, an empty SUV rolled toward them, effectively pinning the two against their own auto at the St. "A attractive 5-year-old girl is dead". Toronto Catholic District School Board communications manager Emmy Milne said the board's thoughts and prayers are with the family but that their focus is also on making sure students at the school get counselling after the incident.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:55

Trump administration officials, including Defence Secretary Jim Mattis, had previously disclosed elements of the policy, but Tillerson's speech was meant to formalize and clearly define it. Tillerson's comments were the first time a senior Trump administration official pledged to keep USA troops in Syria well after the current battle ends.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:50

Conte said he was reluctant to consider the possibility of Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez joining Chelsea . The Italian has spent much of the season grumbling about the lack of signings made by the club's hierarchy since he led Chelsea to the title last season.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:50

Staying in Syria, Mr. Tillerson said, will help ensure that the Trump administration does not repeat what he described as the mistakes of former President Barack Obama, who withdrew troops from Iraq before the extremist threat was doused and failed to stabilize Libya after North Atlantic Treaty Organisation airstrikes that led to the overthrow of Col.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:28

While Congress turncoats failed to shine for the BJP, two saffron party-dissenters won elections on Congress ticket. The BJP retained power in Gujarat yesterday, securing a simple majority in the 182-member Assembly. Maybe such a strategy would have given Congress something more to think about. It was angrily denied by former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, a Congress party leader.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:20

About 625,521 shares traded. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP ) has risen 3.55% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 18.39% the S&P500. National Bank & Trust Of Montreal Can has 2.15 million shares. The volume of 0.54 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 490.97 Million shares.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:07

Rajoy responded by invoking the never-before-used article 155 to take control of Catalonia , sack the regional government and call the elections . "Independence has won but in a way similar to 2015 - majority of seats but not in votes". The anti-independence Citizens party is now the region s biggest party although pro-independence parties are best placed to form a government.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:58

Elizabeth Dole and his daughter, Robin. Trump is booked to go to the function respecting the 94-year-old previous Republican chosen one, which comes four months after Trump marked into law the bill granting Dole the decoration in acknowledgment of his support of the United States "as an officer, administrator and statesman".

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:51

The first pillar in the strategy is to protect the homeland, the American people, and the American way of life , which includes plans to build a wall along the Southern border, like President Trump promised during the campaign, toughening vetting procedures, and end immigration programs like chain migration, lottery systems etc.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:45

He spent $43.1 million in 2005 to win office, and $60 million on his 2000 election to the U.S. Senate, according to the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission. "This is our first executive order, and it's not a coincidence why we're here today", Murphy said during a disorganized and cramped signing event in a room set up for press events but that was packed yesterday with supporters.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:40

In September, President Duterte had revealed that he even ordered his son to be killed if he was found to be engaged in smuggling narcotics illegally. Some 18,603 families were affected, she added. "By punishing those responsible, we can set an example to others so that, hopefully, there will be no repetition of these tragedies", Aguirre said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 02:56

An announcement by the Vatican said Law died in Rome following a lengthy illness. "We highly doubt there is a single victim of abuse who will ever receive the same attention, pomp and circumstance by Pope Francis ", the statement said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:11

Win Myat Aye, the minister of social welfare, relief and resettlement, said Myanmar was hosting a one-day meeting with Bangladesh officials in the capital Naypyitaw to discuss the logistics of how the Rohingya will be allowed back into Myanmar and placed in the camps.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:06

After the vote on 21 December, the USA ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley said: "We will remember it when, once again, we are called up to make the world's largest contribution to the UN and we will remember it when many countries come calling on us to pay even more and to use our influence for their benefit".

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:07

In a rare move, the interior ministry chose not to sign off on the decision by General Security, which in addition to controlling Lebanon's borders, is responsible for censoring films, plays, and books. He said that that they are still waiting to get final clearance for " The Post " release . The Hollywood Reporter wrote that the boycott might be "due to (Spielberg's) Oscar-winning Holocaust film Schindler's List , which shot some scenes in Jerusalem", as if that might justify ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:02

States of emergency were declared in Alabama, Georgia and North Carolina because of the storm. The biggest public school district in Texas has canceled classes for Wednesday as bitter cold temperatures promised to keep roads icy for another day.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:03

Ronny Jackson had issued a blanket declaration that Trump was in "excellent health" after last Friday's exam, and promised to provide a fuller readout on Tuesday. Jackson, a Navy rear admiral who wore his uniform to the White House press room, said it's the first time he knows of that a cognitive test has been given to a sitting president.

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:54

Pertinently, despite the U.S.'s unethical oppression and threats of to cut funding to countries that back the measure, the global community showed that it remains committed to United Nations resolutions and worldwide law on Jerusalem. Today's vote in the U.N. General Assembly will indicate whether Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has succeeded in his efforts to drum up new pockets of support in the developing world , as well as the extent to which Israel and the US are - or are not - alone ...