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by | January 22, 2018 | 23:42

This seasonal spring festival is celebrated in different regions with different reasons. Basant Panchami celebrates the onset of spring and harvest. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind and many other politicos on Monday extended greetings to the nation on the auspicious occasion of Basant Panchami .

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:40

The IM leader has indulged in various criminal offences, use weapons of explosives, transnational crimes and terrorism, he said, adding that police was questioning him to know more about his previous history and further criminal planning in India.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:36

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation reminds state residents they can continue to use their current driver's license or identification card to board commercial aircraft or enter federal facilities that require ID. However, we believe that the changing over to the new REAL ID is a smart move as it will standardize the ID requirements across all states that now have various ID standards and make your identification more secure and safe.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:28

The team will use the acronym COR and will be the first joint Korean sports team at an Olympic Games. In related news, North Korea sent a cable on January 21 approving a request made by the South the previous week to dispatch its own advance team.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:13

Guided snowmobiling trips with commercial operators will be allowed. The park will provide limited emergency response. That means park concessions or lodges run by private companies can continue to operate. The Gettysburg Visitor Center will be open from 9:00 a.m.to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Sunday. Despite the government shutdown due to a lapse in funding, some federal operations - like Shenandoah National Park - are still open to the public but with limited access.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:17

The writer is a physician . Overall, Trump is doing fine health-wise, though Dr. Jackson said the president is a bit too sedentary and has high cholesterol. Trump commented as Durbin was presenting details of a compromise immigration plan that included providing $1.6 billion for a first installment of the president's long-sought border wall.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:05

Unfortunately, we can not answer your call today because congressional Democrats are holding government funding, including funding for our troops and other national security priorities, hostage to an unrelated immigration debate. We look forward to taking your calls as soon as the government reopens", the message said . "The Dems just want illegal immigrants to pour into our nation unchecked", Trump tweeted Sunday.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:53

While Haryana and Madhya Pradesh governments have not issued any formal order so far, they have said the screening of the film won't be allowed in these states. "With the Supreme Court directive that the film should be screened, the government here should display urgency in ensuring that the movie is not released in Gujarat", Raj Shekhavat, one of the leaders of Karni Sena told an Indian news channel on Monday.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:45

A confidant of Trump told The Associated Press that the president spent Thursday evening calling friends and outside advisers to judge their reaction to his remarks. Dick Durbin Thursday, but when senators arrived at the White House for a meeting at noon, Graham said "something had happened". But language like the kind the president used last week cuts to the core of what his presidency means - and what it's doing to foreign relations , to the business of governing, and to the future of ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:39

State Forester George Geissler says any fire that starts will likely spread rapidly, making suppression very hard. Patchy blowing snow after 11 a.m. That advisory begins at 3 p.m., and extends until Tuesday at 9 a.m., since the freezing rain could also impact commuters on Tuesday morning.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:23

CNN reported that Democrats also rejected a Republican proposal because it didn't have firm commitments from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to take up those key issues in regular order if they voted to pass a spending bill.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:20

The ruling could encourage groups to bring similar challenges against congressional gerrymandering cases in other states and bypass a ruling from the U.S. The court banned further use of the map in elections, beginning with the May 15 primary. At oral arguments in Harrisburg last week, lawyers for House Speaker Michael Turzai (R) and Senate President Tempore Joseph Scarnati (R) defended the map, saying that courts had never articulated a standard for when partisan gerrymandering was so ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:09

Democratic Senators are so exercised about their fate that they have been refusing to vote for new temporary Government funding measures until a deal on the dreamers has been reached, plunging the US Government into total shutdown (dubbed the #SchumerShutdown by the Republicans ).

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:06

A nonscheduled train took the seven-member team, led by Hyon Song-wol, the head of the Samjiyon Orchestra , to Seoul from Gangneung, where they visited two candidate auditoriums on Sunday. Moon Jae-in, president of South Korea , wanted reunification of the two Koreas and Kim Jong-un has extended an olive branch. Hyon Song-wol (Front), head of a delegation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea ( DPRK ), is seen at the customs, immigration and quarantine office in Paju, South Korea , ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:55

Iran is expected to dominate talks between Tillerson and allies. Iran has said it will no longer be bound by the terms of the deal if that happens. Trump has until mid-May to decide whether to certify to Congress that Iran is complying with the deal, a decision that must be made every 120 days under the agreement.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:51

The Palestinians demand to have East Jerusalem as their capital while many Israelis oppose dividing the city. His highly controversial tour of the Middle East has been overshadowed by President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:43

The Turkish state-run Anadolu news agency has reported that the army is aided by the Free Syrian Army . Yildirim reiterated that Turkey made a decision to launch the operation after an increase in terror attacks on Turkish land from southeastern Syria .

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:34

Reviewing the film in February a year ago, Damon Smith, Press Association film editor, wrote: "After the polite slap of Fifty Shades Of Grey comes the unintentionally hilarious tickle of a softcore sequel, dredged from the frothy melodrama of EL James' literary threesome".

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:25

Updated information about her condition was not available. He said that when the district officials became aware there was an active shooter, the district "immediately took action to get our students in a safe position". He added that counselors will be provided on campus to speak with students. As of the 2016-2017 school year, it had 281 students . He said he could not share the shooting suspect's disciplinary history at the school.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:23

Wilks served as the defensive coordinator for the Carolina Panthers last season and would be the team's 10th head coach since the franchise moved to the desert in 1988. According to Kent Somers of AZCentral , Arizona is working on a deal to make Wilks the next head coach, succeeding the retired Bruce Arians . He has one year of collegiate head coaching experience, at Savannah State in 1999.