by | February 06, 2018 | 18:40

Let us not have an encounter of Zero Hour. We are not intruding into Question Hour or government business. This agitated them leading to adjournment of the House till afternoon. Mr. O'Brien later told presspersons: "We believe that Zero Hour should run". The SP members, however, did not get support from any other opposition parties - in fact, the Trinamool Congress disapproved of the disruption of the House.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:22

Pence tells reporters in Anchorage, Alaska, that he hasn't requested such a meeting but adds, "We'll see what happens". A White House official told CNN on Monday that the USA president's daughter will lead the presidential delegation to South Korea for the closing ceremony of the games.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:19

In a letter sent to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday, Ri said "good results are borne in the inter-Korean dialogue" and the easing of tension on the Korean peninsula was welcomed by the global society, Xinhua reported citing Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:18

But the landmark act only granted a sliver of the UK's female population the right to cast a ballot. More than 1,000 women were arrested and many were imprisoned during the battle for equality , making them "political prisoners" campaigners say.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:02

Ex-MSU and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to a maximum of 125 and a minimum of 40 years in prison in Eaton County Circuit Court on Monday. Rachael Denhollander was one of the first to come forward about Nassar's abuse when she told her story to the IndyStar in September of 2016. The Eaton County charges were related to incidents that happened at Twistars, a gymnastics facility in Dimondale, Mich.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:57

Westfarmers is overhauling the leadership at its underperforming United Kingdom hardware business after the struggling unit was responsible for the majority of $1.3 billion in first-half writedowns and impairments. Analysts from investment bank Citi said this was much worse than the $37 million loss that they had forecast. Bunnings Group Managing Director Michael Schneider said: "Through the pilot program, we have identified ways to reduce the capital expenditure and duration of the ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:48

The geographer had just returned home to Kenya from a research trip to Myanmar and had been writing up his findings when he died. In a major report previous year from Laos , he and his colleague Lucy Vigne established that the country had the world's fastest growing ivory trade .

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:33

Tuesday morning's incident was the culmination of a month-long intensive investigation carried out by Israel's combined security forces. Residents reported that the Israeli forces used loudspeakers to call out, "Ahmad Jarrar, turn yourself in or we will demolish the village house by house".

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:29

Joshua Wong , Nathan Law , and Alex Chow were jailed in August a year ago for their role in the 2014 Umbrella Movement mass pro-democracy protests, after Hong Kong's government pushed for harsher sentences. Wong and Law were initially handed community service terms, while Chow was given a suspended jail term, in 2016. "Maybe more and more activists will be locked up because of this harsh judgment", Wong, 21, told reporters on the courthouse steps after the decision.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:26

The organisers of Saturday's NHS protest rejected Mr Trump's "divisive and incorrect rhetoric". The health service has been treated as an nearly sacred body, part of the founding fabric of modern Britain, but the job we expect it to do has become bigger than our apparent willingness to pay for it.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:10

The documents discovered in the seat pocket included a review of two exercises that BioWatch conducted to assess whether local emergency response agencies were prepared for a possible anthrax attack at Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis, according to CNN .

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:04

Russian and Syrian government forces launched a new wave of airstrikes on Tuesday, killing at least 25 civilians in a besieged area just outside of Syria's capital, Damascus, according to activists and a war monitoring group. A convoy of the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) moved to the fourth observation point in Syria's Idlib Monday as part of the de-escalation zone deal reached in Astana, the TSK said in a statement Monday.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:58

Some users received the test message as an actual Tsunami Warning. There is no Tsunami Warning in effect. In a tweet the NY office of NWS explained that they were investigating how the warning was sent during the test. Don't panic, the alert was just a test! The National Weather Service Tsunami Warning this morning was a TEST. A screenshot of the alert sent out by the AccuWeather app said, "Tsunami Warning in effect until 9:28 AM EST".

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:57

Senior District Judge Emma Arbuthnot said at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Tuesday that she was not persuaded that the warrant should be withdrawn, despite the argument he still has no goal. Ecuador said this month it had given citizenship to Assange, hours after the British government refused a request for him to be given diplomatic status, which could have given Assange immunity from arrest should he try to leave the embassy.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:50

Rosenstein's White House meet with Trump came just a few days before his December 13 testimony to the House Judiciary Committee. Democrats said Friday that congressional Republicans are guilty of obstruction of justice after the House intelligence committee released a GOP-authored memo arguing the used tainted anti- sources to justify spying on a campaign figure.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:44

EST). The bus was allegedly involved in a 70 vehicle pileup while driving on the icy highway just outside of Ames, Iowa. "Light Up The Night" posted a statement that one of its tour buses transporting cast and crew was among the vehicles involved in the wreck.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:42

Although this airstrike marks a victory for the USA against the terror group, Jarrard cautions that ISIS continues to maintain its presence in the area. In a statement, it gave no specifics but made clear that the focus now will be on consolidating military gains made against IS after more than three years of fighting in Iraq and Syria .

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:43

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., arrives for the a closed-door meeting of the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018 in Washington. House rules could let Democrats request an unusual closed vote in the full House of Representatives on whether to override the president if Trump opposes the memo's release.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:39

In another post on January 29, he shared a live video and commented below that "I'm leaving on Friday I'm around here for a couple of days I have to meet with my wife on Friday when she's here on concert and then you'll probably never see me again".

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:33

Kenyan police fired teargas on Monday to disperse 100 demonstrators demanding that the government reopen three private television channels it shut down on over their coverage of the opposition. It follows the arrest on Wednesday of an opposition lawmaker who administered Odinga's "oath". Odinga claims he, not President Uhuru Kenyatta, is the real victor of a presidential election held in August but later nullified by the Supreme Court on procedural grounds.