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by | February 15, 2018 | 04:02

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday trained guns at Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat for his remarks that the "Sangh will prepare military personnel within three days which the Army would do in 6-7 months". "This is our capability and discipline, which mark us apart", Mr. Bhagwat said at an RSS meeting in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district on Sunday. However the organisation is neither a military or paramilitary but a family organisation.

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:56

Dozens spoke before the board's vote, some asking the president to resign while others lamented how their children in the district were suffering because of high teacher turnover. Spring break will fall on March 10th. School board Chairwoman Susan Karp said the finance board's recommendation "demonstrates a lack of understanding of educational needs and the careful steps that the BOE has taken to fairly manage salaries and benefits for our excellent staff".

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:28

During his interview with investigators, Lopez said he never told his fiancee about the killing and that it was "eating away" at him. Lopez claims he tried to talk Bollinger out of it but she insisted on dying. Police linked text messages to Lopez's number. Lopez told police "he was only talking to her about it until he gained her trust and then he would try to convince her that it was a bad idea and that she shouldn't do it".

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:16

Pastor Ken Heintzelman has been standing between Berrones and immigration agents by providing sanctuary in his church. Berrones will continue to stay in the agency's Alternatives to Detention program, "which requires him to regularly check-in with the local ICE office", Pitts O'Keefe said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:16

In academic misconduct cases, the penalty of vacation of team records has, until now, only been applied in the case of serious forms of institutional culpability: when coaches, administrators, or persons with academic responsibilities are complicit in cheating, or when an institution fails to monitor or lacks control over its athletics program.

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:15

The University of Lethbrige Indigenous studies professor said when she heard Friday's verdict, she was hit by a tidal wave of emotions. And he added "that we have to do better". A GoFundMe page created in September to support the Boushie family has raised more than $110,000 as of Monday afternoon. Photo Colton Boushie's cousin Jade Tootoosis greeting supporters outside court during Mr.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:56

Their bodies were transferred to Civil Hospital Quetta and have been identified as Lance Naik Aslam and Shabbir, Naik Muhammad Saeed and sepoy Amjad. Four security personnel were martyred when they were attacked near the city's Sariab Road area early Wednesday.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:50

The army forces launched a massive anti-terror operation on Friday and have killed 53 terrorists until Wednesday, while the police forces have killed 13. Islamist insurgents have been targeting security forces since 2013 when the army, then led by Sisi as army chief, ousted President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood following mass protests against his rule.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:48

In addition to Netanyahu, Israeli police also recommended indictments for Hollywood film producer Arnon Milchan , who allegedly bribed the prime minister. When Lapid said he had, but that he had reservations over the legislation, Netanyahu responded that he thought it was "a good law", the TV report said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:30

The U.S. Supreme Court last week rejected Republicans' appeal of the state court's ruling. "I don't know how many districts Trump won" or how any district performed for any candidate, Crompton said . He said they tried to minimize the number of people displaced, which ultimately resulted in 68.8 percent of people remaining in their original district.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:27

Brand, who announced Friday she would leave her post to take a top job at Walmart, feared she would be required to take over oversight of the Russian Federation probe, sources told NBC News . "She is a graduate of Harvard Law School, clerked at the Supreme Court , she worked at the White House, in academia, and has served in leadership positions spanning three administrations".

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:17

To be held in a single phase, Tripura's elections will be conducted on February 18 and the votes will be counted on March 3 in its 59 constituencies. The actor-turned-politician on Monday addressed a public rally at Dhanpur assembly constituency, the home turf of chief minister Sarkar. For the BJP, which got less than 2% of votes in the last assembly polls, the task at hand could not be more arduous.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:20

The lawmaker branded NAB's request to the ministry an effort to influence accountability court's verdict. The references were filed after obtaining approval from NAB Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal. Mr Sharif and his family members are being tried in accountability court for alleged corruption. At the start of the hearing, the court was informed that lawyers are not attending courts to observe three-day mourning after the death of eminent lawyer and human rights activist Asma Jehangir ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:13

Kim Jong Un has invited Moon for talks in Pyongyang, South Korean officials said , setting the stage for the first meeting of Korean leaders in more than a decade. "I leave this trip encouraged that we will continue to work very closely to continue and intensify the maximum-pressure campaign that is underway against the regime in Pyongyang".

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:11

The mangrove forest cover in the country, found across nine states and three union territories, have increased to 4921 sq.km, 181 sq.km more than the previous assessment. According to the report , the reason for degradation and deforestation could be due to diversion of forest land for non forestry purposes, encroachments and other biotic and natural disturbances.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:55

Attorney General Jeff Sessions' reference to law enforcement's "Anglo-American" heritage was supposed to land during a speech earlier this week, it certainly missed with one person in attendance - Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:53

The Philippines in 2011 accused Chinese ships of harassing a survey vessel hired by Forum Energy, which had won a contract to explore oil and gas in the Reed Bank, near the Spratly. ".Both sides reaffirmed that contentious maritime issues are not the sum total of the Philippines-China bilateral relationship", the countries said in a joint statement released Tuesday.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:49

SpotMini is not the first robot from the Boston Dynamics team to garner worldwide attention; a robot named Atlas earned kudos past year for a show of supreme athleticism that an Olympic gymnast would be proud of. SpotMini is a miniaturised version of the robot that Boston Dynamics built its name on: BigDog, a robotic pack-horse originally designed for the USA army.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:39

On January 1, Tamimi was charged with a number of offenses under Israeli military law, some stemming from the December incident, and others dating back to last April. The girl was videotaped slapping and kicking Israeli soldiers at the end of previous year. Israeli government ministers said she should go to prison, and soldiers arrested her in the middle of the night.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:33

In 2014, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation agreed that within 10 years all members would hit the spending target. "For many years after the end of the Cold War, NATO Allies reduced defence spending, reduced their military capabilities". On the sidelines of the meeting, Turkish National Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli will meet US Defense Secretary James Mattis late Wednesday to discuss the latest developments in the region, particularly Syria and the ongoing operation.