by | March 19, 2018 | 10:13

The prize from education charity the Varkey Foundation was created to give more status to the teaching profession, with an Oscars-style awards ceremony in Dubai. And the 39-year-old is a worthy victor - she has guided youngsters from one of the poorest areas of the country and helped pupils from a variety of backgrounds.

by | March 19, 2018 | 10:10

The majority mark in the Lok Sabha is 270, as the House has 539 members now. The plan of the government is like pushing AIADMK MPs to protest in the Speaker's well and ensuring that the Speaker does not take up the No Confidence Motions since the house is not in order.

by | March 19, 2018 | 09:43

Yevgeny Roizman, the mayor of Yekaterinburg, told The Associated Press that local officials and state employees have all received orders "from higher up" to make sure the presidential vote turnout is over 60 percent. Putin has been president or prime minister since December 1999, making him the only leader that a generation of Russians have ever known. Putin's bellicose language reached a crescendo before the election in a state-of-the-nation speech when he unveiled new nuclear weapons, ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 09:31

As I write this as an affected commuter, there is news coming in that the strike has reportedly fuelled the idea of starting their own cab services among the drivers in Delhi and Bengaluru. He also said that Uber and Ola give priority for rides to cars they own over vehicles owned by drivers, and this has hit the earnings of such drivers.

by | March 19, 2018 | 09:29

The latest bombing injured two men in their 20s, according to emergency management officials. The bombing that was reported on March 18, 2018 - makes four total explosions in the month of March. He emphasized that anyone who is suspicious of a package should call 911 and report it. This includes a $15,000 reward that Texas Gov. Greg Abbott previously announced.

by | March 19, 2018 | 07:03

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told TASS on Friday that Moscow had taken all decisions on response measures and would inform London about them soon. UK Prime Minister Theresa May told MPs that personnel from the Defence Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Centre at Porton Down in Wiltshire had identified the substance used on them as being part of a group of military-grade nerve agents developed by Russian Federation known as Novichok.

by | March 19, 2018 | 06:43

After the final whistle in Brussels, Spanish players angrily confronted Vlad Iordachescu, apparently over a perceived bias. And Spanish rugby federation president Alfonso Feijoo was in no doubt where the blame lay for Spain's shock defeat.

by | March 19, 2018 | 06:39

But Mueller's team has now subpoenaed Russia-related documents from the president's business, the New York Times reported Thursday. Trump had said Mueller would cross a red line with such a step. The special counsel has "conducted this investigation so far with great integrity, without leaking and by showing results, and I don't think the president's going to fire somebody like that", Christie said on ABC's "This Week ".

by | March 19, 2018 | 03:50

Last month, an ICC prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, announced that she was opening a preliminary examination into a complaint by a Filipino lawyer of suspected extrajudicial killings under Duterte's anti-drug campaign, which could amount to crimes against humanity.

by | March 19, 2018 | 03:49

The Central Elections Commission said Mr Putin had won about 73% of the vote, based on a count of 30% of the country's precincts. Speaking to a crowd who attended a pop concert marking his election victory, Mr Putin hailed those who voted for him as a "big national team", adding that "we are bound for success".

by | March 19, 2018 | 03:21

Ngo was targeted by two gunmen. "People just started running like insane, knocking things over", an eyewitness tells CityNews of the chaotic scene inside the bowling alley. "With what we have learned thus far we have every reason to believe that Mr. Ngo was targeted", Detective Rob Choe said. The shooting could've been much worse given how many people were inside the bowling alley at the time, according to Choe.

by | March 19, 2018 | 02:32

Filemon Vela said. That might not have made Pelosi feel good, but she's as hard-headed as they come, and if it helped win a seat for Democrats, she wasn't going to complain. Pelosi added that Democratic candidates distancing themselves from her is not a deciding factor in congressional races . In a district like that one in Pennsylvania, which Donald Trump won by 20 points, it was a guarantee that ads with Pelosi's face would turn up.

by | March 19, 2018 | 02:04

Russian officials also warned that if Britain takes "further unfriendly actions" against Russia , "The Russian side reserves the right to take further retaliatory measures". In his first comments on the poisoning, Putin said the attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter was a "tragedy", but added that if the British claim that they were poisoned by the Soviet-designed nerve agent were true, the victims would have died instantly.

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:53

Mueller could be dismissed is for cause". The President's own Attorney General Jeff Sessions put Rosenstein in charge of Mueller's investigation. There has been speculation the President is planning to try to remove the Special Counsel.

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:30

The Russian Foreign Ministry said it was giving the 23 British diplomats one week to leave the country. Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia remain in a critical but stable condition, nearly two weeks after the attack.

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:16

Party sources said for the past three days, Priyanka has been holding regular discussions with senior Congress leaders at the Congress war room at 15 Gurudwara Rakabganj Road to make the two-day plenary session a fruitful exercise. The number of people below poverty line went up. "They only want one institution that is RSS", Gandhi had said . Earlier, Rahul Gandhi's twitter handle was @ OfficeofRG .

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:46

Police were called to Blake's in Queen Street, Gravesend, at 11.47pm last night and are still at the scene. However, officials believe several other injured people may have left the scene. Details on the conditions of those injured have not been released and the incident is not being treated as terrorism. Eventually he managed to leave the club some time after the incident and made it back to his father's home.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

Russia's polling stations are opening their doors as election day dawns and the first voters cast their ballots to elect the nation's next president , who will nearly certainly be Vladimir Putin - again. The Russian leader's popularity remains high despite his suppression of dissent and reproach from the West over Russia's increasingly aggressive stance in world affairs and alleged interference in the 2016 USA election .

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:36

It also said it would close the British Council in Russian Federation, which promotes cultural ties between the nations, and the British Consulate in St Petersburg. He told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show that Russian Federation had "nothing to do" with the incident, however his comments were rejected as "nonsense" by United Kingdom officials.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:31

The report cited unnamed "diplomatic sources" in Seoul as saying Choe would take part in a meeting with former U.S. diplomats, including former U.S. Kang said the global community was in fact "quite surprised" by Mr. Trump's quick acceptance of the talks. In addition to the facility investments in North Korean mines, the maintenance and revamping of power supply infrastructure in a dilapidated state and other facilities should be a precondition for the envisioned projects.