by | April 16, 2018 | 14:48

India's weather office defines average, or normal, rainfall as between 96 percent and 104 percent of a 50-year average of 89 cms for the entire four-month season beginning June. IMD in October 2017 said that while 72 per cent of the total area of the country received normal rainfall, 13 per cent area got excess rainfall and 15 per cent deficient seasonal rainfall.

by | April 16, 2018 | 14:45

Sunday. Both the flash flood watches and the coastal flood warnings are scheduled to last through Monday afternoon, the weather service said. While one line was located well south and east of the Lehigh Valley just after 5 a.m., heavy rainfall arrived and will prolong its visit today.

by | April 16, 2018 | 14:24

The baby girl's body was stuck in the duct, placenta attached and all. As per police, the parents of the newborn brought the girl to the clinic on the pretext of consultation and flushed the baby down in the down. The body was taken to a medical college in Thrissur where post-mortem was conducted, DNA reported. "There wasn't much of a foul smell emanating from the toilet", a sub-inspector of the Nattukal Police Station told The NewsMinute .

by | April 16, 2018 | 13:17

May said the missile strike was created to minimize any civilian casualties and was not an attempt to change the Syrian government. He attacked the Assad regime for "deploying chemical weapons to slaughter innocent civilians", referring to the alleged atrocity in Douma last Saturday.

by | April 16, 2018 | 13:01

On January 19, 2018, detectives executed a search warrant at Ecker's residence, located on Card Lane in Crawfordville. A report noted that people "joked" about the toddler's ability to roll joints for the mother, while others claimed that Ecker forced her child to smoke meth from a pipe.

by | April 16, 2018 | 12:14

During a week of tense sabre-rattling, Russian officials periodically warned the United States that a military response may spiral out of control to war. "The attack is the blatant violation of worldwide laws, as well as ignoring the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria", Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said according to Iranian state media.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:41

The Margaret River Pro surf event has been suspended. A man in his 30s has been bitten by a shark near Gracetown in Western Australia's South West, with organisers temporarily suspending the nearby Margaret River Pro global surfing competition.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:31

Haley also said the United States would not pull its troops out of Syria before three goals have been accomplished: defeating Islamic State militants, ensuring chemical weapons will not be used and maintaining the ability to watch Iran.

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:02

Following is the text of Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi's departure statement prior to his visit to Sweden and the United Kingdom. "We hope that by the time you arrive [in the UK], you have sufficiently addressed these matters and implemented law and order such that justice and humanity can reign supreme", the letter adds.

by | April 16, 2018 | 10:55

The stated goal of America's military presence in Syria remains the defeat of the Islamic State. In his televised address from the White House on Friday evening, Trump said the US was prepared to sustain economic, diplomatic and military pressure on Assad until the Syrian leader ends what Trump called a criminal pattern of killing his own people with internationally banned chemical weapons.

by | April 16, 2018 | 10:09

Saudi Arabia and its allies have expressed support for the missile launch by the United States , Britain and France on Saturday against three alleged chemical weapons facilities in Syria, while Arab states like Iraq and Lebanon have condemned them.

by | April 16, 2018 | 10:09

The ISPR accused Afghanistan of opening fire when Pakistani troops were carrying out routine surveillance along the Pak-Afghan border and making necessary preparations for starting fencing of that area. In a separate incident on Sunday in Pakistan's North Waziristan district, which also borders Afghanistan, a security forces vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device 15km from district capital Miranshah, a military official said.

by | April 16, 2018 | 10:03

Ms Mufti's People's Democratic Party and the BJP had nearly reached a breaking point after the two BJP leaders participated in a rally on March 1 to protest against the Crime Branch. Madhav had said, "There is no question of any pressure". On the plea for a CBI probe saying the investigations have been completed in three months and a charge sheet has been submitted in the court.

by | April 16, 2018 | 09:41

At least 39 school districts in Kentucky had shut down on Friday as teachers traveled to the Capitol asking legislators to override Bevin's veto of state budget and tax reform bills. And to the times when I don't do it well, that's on me. Cooper voted for Bevin in 2015 and vowed Saturday not to do it again. In the video, Bevin never explicitly mentioned his comments on sexual assault, instead he referred to what he called "unintended consequences" of schools closing.

by | April 16, 2018 | 09:13

Added Avs center Nathan MacKinnon: "We have lots of confidence here and we've shown that with a good record". "I felt like we did enough to nearly earn a better result but now we're going to have to go and dig in even harder to make sure we do earn a better result".

by | April 16, 2018 | 06:58

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says he has reconfirmed the Japanese government's willingness to improve bilateral ties. Abe and Xi have never held talks in the format of an official visit by either side since both men took office in 2012.

by | April 16, 2018 | 06:57

It's unclear if Friday's fires reignited on Saturday or if someone may have deliberately lit the blaze which has now burned through nearly 2500 hectares of bushland focused on the Holsworthy military range . Many residents in Menai chose to remain at their homes and were kept busy fighting ember attacks. Exhausted firefighters are facing another "challenging and difficult" day battling a bushfire, believed to have been deliberately lit, that is still burning out of control south of Sydney.

by | April 16, 2018 | 06:33

According to officials, crews were hampered by materials inside the home. The man's wife was found to have been visiting with her adult daughter. While the fire was quickly under control, some hotspots remained.

by | April 16, 2018 | 06:02

The body had numerous injury marks, indicating that she was heavily tortured before being killed, said Police. The police also believe that she was murdered somewhere else and the dead body has been thrown here. Sharma said that probably the girl could belong to either Orissa or West Bengal and hence more focus is being given to zero-in on the identities of girls missing from these states.

by | April 16, 2018 | 06:03

The victim told police that the driver of a black Chevy Impala driving next to her flagged her down. Pattamundai SDPO Umashankar Moharana said police have arrested two persons today in connection with the case and efforts are on to arrest the other accused in volved in the case.