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by | February 07, 2018 | 13:44

Saudi Arabia conferred its highest civilian honour King Abdulaziz award to Prime Minister. Saudi Arabia is the fourth-largest trading partner for India with bilateral trade exceeding $25 billion in 2016-17. There will be displays and representations by various Ministries and Departments including Ordnance Factories Board, ISRO, Ministry of AYUSH, India Tourism Board, Ministries of Shipping, Textiles and Food Processing Industries.

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:37

Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah earlier told reporters that the samples sent to the Punjab Forensic Science Agency in Lahore matched the DNA of one of the locals about which the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police had been informed. However, senior police officers were tight-lipped when asked if they had taken two locals into custody for interrogation after their DNA samples matched.

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:18

The biggest opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, welcomed the postponement of the state of the nation address and said parliament should elect a new president next week. Ramaphosa, who will run for South Africa's presidency in the upcoming elections, has spoken consistently on the need to stamp out corruption. The ANC's top six leaders asked Zuma to resign this weekend.

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:19

Trump resorted to his occasional name-calling on Twitter, labeling Schiff "one of the biggest liars and leakers in Washington ". "This memo totally vindicates "Trump" in probe", the president tweeted Saturday. "Mr. President, I see you've had a busy morning of "Executive time ", Schiff said, suggesting POTUS spend less "executive time " - aka TV monitoring and tweeting about what he saw - watching TV, and more actual time performing the responsibilities of President of the ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 12:24

However, any deal is subject to approval by the SPD's 464,000 members in a postal ballot before their party can move ahead and join another coalition with Merkel after serving as her junior partner from 2013. We know that we have to come to an agreement today. Merkel, 63, has governed as acting chancellor since her Christian Democratic-led bloc won an inconclusive national election in September.

by | February 07, 2018 | 12:04

A group of voters persuaded all five Democrats on the state's seven-justice high court that the map violated the state constitution. Needless to say, the state's top-ranking Republicans did not meet last week's state Supreme Court deadline.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:31

As expected, the controversial Nunes memo that the House Intelligence Committee had voted to make public along party lines earlier this week was released today after President Donald Trump provided his authorization . Since his firing last May, Comey has made his personal feelings about Trump known, testifying in detail about personal interactions he says troubled him.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:22

AnonPlus ha diffuso online un link scaricabile . Poi, così per "tranquillizzare", hanno taggato il profilo Twitter del Pd e il profilo Twitter di Renzi specificando vari hashtag: #staisereno, #hacked #AnonPlus . "Non sono i pistoleri a garantire sicurezza in Italia". E tra questi, anche quelli di Matteo Renzi: ma, da una prima analisi, pare che l'elenco sia vecchio (a partire dal numero di cellulare e dell'abitazione del segretario Pd).

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:57

Monday . The District of Columbia, portions of central, northern and southern Maryland, as well as and portions of central and northern Virginia are affected. Models are coming in agreement that Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning an area of low pressure will move up from the southwest, and bring widespread snowfall.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:53

For BC to potentially lose up to $500 million a year on the sale of that extra power, as Notley suggested, would mean some very high assumptions, said Shaffer. Miles Prodan, president of the B.C. Wine Institute, cited a retail value of $160 million for the B.C. wine industry, with 30 per cent of wine sold in Alberta produced or bottled in B.C.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:46

Last time, agitation from progressive activists convinced Democrats to shut down the government over the Deferred Action for Children Arrivals program, which provides work permits and deportation protections for almost 700,000 people brought to the United States illegally as children.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:40

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday rejected an effort by one student, Sherri Simpson, to opt out of the deal and pursue her own lawsuit. "We're obviously thrilled that the Ninth Circuit rejected Ms Simpson's objection and agreed with Judge Curiel that our United States dollars 25 million settlement - which we reached almost a year and a half ago - is fair and reasonable", said Amber Eck, a lawyer representing some of the plaintiffs.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:41

Of Pari's revised release date a source earlier told mid-day , "The makers didn't want their film to come within a fortnight of PadMan and "Padmaavat"'s release, as that may imply bagging fewer screens". Aiyaary is touted to be an espionage thriller, backed by a crisp and an intriguing storyline, which is something we have now grown to expect from Neeraj Pandey.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:37

Ms Campion was Mr Joyce's press secretary before being moved into a more senior position in another ministerial office when Mr Joyce was forced to resign from Parliament after discovering he was a dual national. Above all as this story circulates it's important to remember there are several innocent parties in all this, including Mr Joyce's children, who don't deserve to be the subject of water cooler gossip.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:22

Justice DY Chandrachud said the possibility of misuse is no ground to declare a law unconstitutional and for the court to strike down a law, petitioners have to establish that it is arbitrary. A five-judge Constitut-ion bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.K. Sikri, A.M. Kanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan is hearing arguments in the Aadhaar case for the eight day.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:22

An Israeli civilian was injured early Wednesday morning in a stabbing attack at the Karmei Tzur settlement in Gush Etzion, located north of Hebron in central West Bank . Hundreds of Palestinians have been shot, detained, or killed over the past two years in alleged attempted stabbing attacks against mostly uniformed Israeli soldiers or security officials.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben . According to the NDTV report , the accident took place 55-kilometre from Chittorgarh on the Kota-Chittor highway. He added that a case has been registered and the truck driver has been detained. The injured were rushed to a government hospital for treatment, the police said.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:19

Sixteen senators sent a letter to the Pentagon just before the NPR's release expressing that concern, among others. The document said the sea-launched cruise missile as well as a new "low-yield" option on the Trident missile would "provide additional diversity in platforms, range, and survivability, and a valuable hedge against future nuclear "break-out" scenarios".

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:15

Overall, most of the public still believes that Trump or someone from his campaign worked with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 USA presidential election, allegations that Moscow and Trump have repeatedly denied . Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah, said the memo doesn't end the need for the Mueller investigation. The memo's arrival at the White House late Monday set in motion a five-day clock for the White House and key law enforcement and intelligence agencies to review the memo ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:53

Last week , Republicans released the memo about the investigation into the Trump campaign's connections to Russian Federation, accusing the FBI of improperly obtaining a surveillance warrant on a member of the campaign team. A brouhaha has ensued in the days following President Donald Trump's approval of the release of the Republican-authored memo, which Democrats have denounced and say will do lasting damage to the intelligence community.