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by | April 12, 2018 | 21:19

State election commissioner Amarendra Singh held a two-hour meeting with his colleagues to discuss the implications of the SC order before coming out with the late-night order, extending the nomination-filing process. The nominations for the elections were earlier slated to be submitted between April 2 and April 9. "The Trinamool made a mockery of the election process by unleashing violence on Opposition candidates".

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:15

Mohammad Anbar, 46, was pronounced dead in an Israeli hospital near Tel Aviv on Sunday , six days after being shot by a security guard while charging at soldiers wielding a knife at a northern West Bank military checkpoint, according to an Israeli security source.

by | April 12, 2018 | 19:22

The Israeli parliament - the Knesset - will hold its annual ceremony - Unto Every Person There is a Name - in which lawmakers recite names of victims of the Nazis for almost two hours. At the same time, he said to the Iranian people, "Israel is not your enemy". 'We saw the Syrian children who were slaughtered with chemical weapons.

by | April 12, 2018 | 19:04

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack through a WhatsApp message to journalists, saying "more than 20 police" were killed and several others wounded. Reacting to the development, the Taliban reportedly said that it has captured the district, a claim which was rejected by local law enforcers. The attack was one of the deadliest by the Taliban in several weeks and comes as the militants prepare to launch their annual spring offensive, which marks the beginning of the traditional ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:35

Asked whether he ruled out launching retaliatory U.S. airstrikes in Syria, Mattis said, "I don't rule out anything right now ". The U.S. President Donald Trump promised a "quick response" to the chemical attack in Douma (Syria). Moscow has blamed the first responders in rebel-held areas for Saturday's chemical attack, which killed as many as 60 people and injured more than a 1,000.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:33

It did not name novichok directly but said: "The results of the analysis by the OPCW designated laboratories of environmental and biomedical samples collected by the OPCW team confirms the findings of the United Kingdom relating to the identity of the toxic chemical that was used in Salisbury and severely injured three people".

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:55

Another storm front moves through Sunday bringing with it rain showers and cooler temperatures. Showers and storms should begin in the further western portions of the coverage area through the late afternoon and continue to advance eastward through the night.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:49

What were the main reasons for execution? Iran had the largest number of executions for drug-related offences in 2017, with 205 known executions, a considerable drop from two years ago, when it had at least 571. No notification is being given. "As well as condemning executions, we need to see the United Kingdom speaking out more often and more critically when it comes to things like torture and unfair trials in Saudi Arabia, especially when these abuses are leading to scores of people ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:46

He didn't score in the six quarterfinal games that led to Barcelona's recent eliminations. Dembele was on the bench Tuesday, entering the match in the final minutes as a substitute. If they avoid defeat they will break the Liga record for the longest-ever unbeaten streak, having drawn level with Real Sociedad's 38-game mark, set in 1980, against Leganes last weekend.

by | April 12, 2018 | 16:57

Since she was pregnant, the singer did not stand up at first. The husband of the slain singer told the local media that his wife had been six months pregnant with their child and was invited for her singing performance at Kanga Village of Larkana .

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:57

Russian military police have also been deployed in the Syrian town of Douma as of Thursday, RIA news agency reported, citing Russia's defence ministry. If the United States action follows the pattern of a previous punitive strike on Syria a year ago, it will begin with a salvo of cruise missiles fired from American warships in the Mediterranean.

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:54

They have also condemned Aliyev's surprise - and unexplained - decision to hold the election six months ahead of schedule, saying it was aimed at shortening the campaign period and hampering efforts to prevent vote-rigging. "On election day the observers reported widespread disregard for mandatory procedures, a lack of transparency, and numerous serious irregularities, including ballot box stuffing.

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:43

It added the United Kingdom would benefit from ongoing influence within key European Union energy and environmental agencies and bodies in order to help both sides manage regulatory alignment. "The experience-based evidence of companies across the country will be essential in the months ahead, as it is critical that negotiators understand the complexity of rules and the effects even small changes can have".

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:37

Meanwhile, since Thursday morning, the hashtag #GoBackModi has broken the internet, as social media users have been voicing their anger at the centre's reluctance to form the Cauvery Management Board immediately. Responding to the same, Prime Minister Modi said the allegations of the Centre being biased against certain states or a particular region were "baseless".

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:14

She says she was stopped at the red light when she heard something. DETECTIVES in Warrington have launched a murder investigation following the death of a local woman last night . He then untied her at her home and dropped her off, court documents said. A woman who was killed by her jealous ex-roommate who initially claimed that an intruder was responsible for the crime was found with duct tape covering her face and binding her wrists to the bed, according to the Seminole County Sheriff's ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 14:22

Demanding expulsion of senior Congress leaders Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar, the Shiromani Akali Dal on Monday urged it not to indulge in political drama by projecting to distance itself from the two leaders and otherwise supporting them.

by | April 12, 2018 | 14:09

In a major jolt to the BJP and its nominee from Afzalpur in the imminent Assembly polls Malikayya Guttedar, over a 100 party activists, including office-bearers of the party structure at various levels and elected representatives, have resolved to quit the BJP to join the Congress .

by | April 12, 2018 | 13:13

The news outlet explained how the lack of precedent for a case of this kind had compelled the deceased couple's parents through a "legal minefield" before the surrogacy could proceed. Once the parents were eventually granted the embryos, they then had to find a hospital in China that was willing to store them. The new grandparents have not yet decided how they will tell Tiantian about his background.

by | April 12, 2018 | 13:03

Real Madrid and Bayern Munich are in good positions to complete the last-four lineup when the quarterfinals are wrapped up on Wednesday. The goal would have given the Sky Blues a 2-0 lead going into halftime. At half-time, several City players remonstrated with Lahoz before Guardiola intervened . But I know him (Lahoz) from Spain so I could imagine that.

by | April 12, 2018 | 12:51

This week, ahead of his visit, Dublin's city council passed two motions calling on the national government to remove the Israeli ambassador to Ireland. Recent events in Gaza with the shooting of protesters by Israeli soldiers were reminiscent of Bloody Sunday in Derry, but on a larger scale, he said.