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by | March 15, 2018 | 05:25

Referring to Kalanithi, the seventh accused in the case, Judge Natarajan said the Sun TV had not been made an accused by the prosecution. The CBI, in a petition, alleged that between June 2004 and December 2006, Dayanidhi Maran had misused his power and installed an illegal telephone exchange at his residences in Chennai , which was connected to facilitate business transactions involving his brother's Media company-Sun Network.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:22

Oklahoma state leaders announce that nitrogen gas will now be the state's primary method of execution, making it the first state inthe country to do so. In 2014, the execution of Clayton Lockett gained global attention when he kicked, writhed and grimaced for 20 minutes before his execution was called off; he died of a heart attack not long after.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:13

Marie is the latest stop on Trudeau's tour of metal towns and cities, which included Alma, Que., and Hamilton earlier this week, and will cap off with Regina later today. "We don't link together the tariffs and the negotiations with NAFTA", Trudeau told another American media outlet. "We had your backs last week and we always will".

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:59

The SP candidate was leading over BJP candidate Kaushalendra Patel, while independent Atiq Ahmed was at the third spot. Congress's Sunil Singh Jakhar, son of former Lok Sabha speaker Balram Jakhar, defeated BJP's Swaran Solaria in the constituency by over 1.90 lakh votes.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:37

One year later, the U.N. General Assembly declared March 20 as World Happiness Day, recognizing "the relevance of happiness and well-being as universal goals and aspirations in the lives of human beings around the world and the importance of their recognition in public policy objectives".

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:40

Zhong said U.S. official trade deficit figures had been over-estimated by about 20 percent, and in any case would be a lot lower if the United States relaxed export restrictions on some high-tech goods. The new tariff action came about a month after the US introduced safeguard measures against South Korean washing machines and solar panels in January.

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:20

From an aluminium smelter, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called US President Donald Trump on Monday to press for a permanent exclusion from US tariffs on aluminium and steel. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland will be in Washington for three days this week - meeting with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, and key members of Congress.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:34

However, according to PolitiFact , those leaked emails likely came about due to Russian interference in the 2016 election, and any claim that Rich was involved is, and was, "baseless". Still, the theory about Rich persisted, cited by prominent conservatives like Newt Gingrich and right-wing broadcasters like Rush Limbaugh and Alex Jones of InfoWars.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:09

Daniels went on the defensive Wednesday afternoon after a Twitter user accused of her of soliciting public donations even though she supposedly has "deep pocket shadow figures who are willing to pay for her defense". Mr Cohen has admitted to paying Ms Daniels the $130,000, but maintains that Mr Trump had no idea that he transaction occurred. "It must be reasonable in relation to the actual damage that was likely suffered", said Neil Wertlieb, an adjunct professor at UCLA School of Law ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:08

Following the suspension of Savarkundla MLA Pratap Dudhat and Rajula MLA Amrish Der for three years, and Kalol MLA Baldevji Thakor for one year, the Opposition Congress staged a walkout terming the Speaker's action as harsh and uncalled for.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:00

Energy Mnister Jeff Radebe - who last week announced that the deal would see an expected 61 600 jobs being created as well as South Africa being "restored back to its status of being the fastest-growing solar and wind energy market in the world" - announced today the deal wouldn't be signed until the matter has been "disposed of" in court.

by | March 15, 2018 | 00:36

In a statement on Wednesday, Facebook said the group had been kicked off the platform because over content which incited "animosity and hatred against minority groups". The group's main Facebook page had more than 2 million likes, and videos it shared on Twitter were notably retweeted by US President Donald Trump last November.

by | March 15, 2018 | 00:07

Russell Westbrook , the reigning league MVP, became just the fourth player in National Basketball Association history to reach the milestone of 100 triple-doubles (games with a minimum of 10 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds) during Oklahoma City Thunder's 119-107 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday (Wednesday AEDT).

by | March 14, 2018 | 23:23

The blast took place close to a police check post, a few kilometers from the palatial residence of the Sharif family and close to the congregation of the Tableeghi Jamaat . On February 13, over two dozen people including two senior police officers were killed in a suicide blast on Mall Road. "The condition of some policemen is critical", he said.

by | March 14, 2018 | 22:34

In a press conference in Moscow on Tuesday, Lavrov said that the U.S. representative at the Security Council Nikki Haley should be aware that "It is one thing to irresponsibly use a microphone in the UN Security Council and another thing when [both Russian and American] military have channels of communication, and these channels show very clearly what could be done and what cannot be done", adding that the United States coalition knows this very well.

by | March 14, 2018 | 22:34

While most felt that she was scoffing over the length of the question, now many news reports say that she was actually annoyed with the sugar-coated nature of the query by Zhang Huijun of LA-based American Multimedia Television USA. Since then several memes have come up on the internet and social media has been abuzz with people talking about Xiangyi and the eye-roll. This year, it has drawn heightened attention for a constitutional amendment that abolished term limits for President Xi ...

by | March 14, 2018 | 22:26

HUD spokesman Raffi Williams denied that Ben or his wife Candy had any involvement in the purchase process at all, telling CNN at the time that "Mrs. The assistant then references "printouts of the furniture the Secretary and Mrs. Carson picked out", in a subsequent email. Foster has alleged in a complaint to a whistleblower agency that she was demoted and replaced with a Donald Trump appointee after refusing to break the law by breaking a $5,000 spending cap for improvements to ...

by | March 14, 2018 | 22:25

The cold snap may well last into next week and there is likely to be at least some snow in parts of the UK. Highs of 2C are now forecast over the weekend. The maximum temperature on Sunday will be as low as 0C or 1C, Mr Bowles added. Om Sunday, snow showers are expected. Now it seems we are set for another "Beast From The East" as more cold air from Siberia and Scandinavia is making its way to our shores and will hit this weekend.

by | March 14, 2018 | 22:01

A person familiar with the matter said Horowitz's findings are what sparked the Office of Professional Responsibility's recommendation, which was first reported by The New York Times . Previously, Trump reportedly asked McCabe to ask his wife how it felt to be a loser after learning McCabe's wife had run for office at the state level in Virginia, so it wasn't very surprising when McCabe went on leave in order to run out the clock before he could retire .

by | March 14, 2018 | 21:58

Winds blow from the west at 5 to 15 miles per hour. Wednesday night: Clear, with a low around 47. South southeast wind 5 to 8 miles per hour. Thursday features mostly sunny skies as highs reach closer to 50, which is still cooler than normal.