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by | October 15, 2017 | 01:38

It would not be Collins' first shot at the Augusta state house. As such, some of her Democratic colleagues went public with their hopes that she wouldn't make the jump back into state-level politics, like North Dakota Senator Heidi Heitkamp.

by | October 15, 2017 | 01:35

However, the defection has led Shiv Sena's tally to 91. Manoj Kotak, group leader of the BJP in the BMC, termed the induction of MNS corporators in the Shiv Sena as "betrayal of voters". "The Modi wave has waned now". Ahead of the municipal corporation polls, the BJP started inducting leaders from other parties like it did during assembly poll.

by | October 15, 2017 | 01:37

But while election date for Himachal was announced and a Code of Conduct introduced with immediate effect, it did not announced date for Gujarat polls. He also cited examples in the past when elections to various states were announced together. It bars the Government from announcing any new scheme or project.

by | October 15, 2017 | 01:16

They have been identified as Wasim Shah and Hafiz Nisar. IGP Kashmir Muneer Khan told reporters in Srinagar that a joint team of Police, Army's Rashtria Rifles and paramilitary CRPF men cordoned off Litter village in South Kashmir's Pulwama after receiving inputs about presence of LeT militants there.

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:22

The previous legal regime meant a 17-year-old boy who had consensual sex with another girl his age could be charged with statutory rape, while a 50-year-old who raped his 15-year-old wife was committing no crime. The petitioner also looked at the dichotomy between the Exception 2 of Section 375 as well as other statutes such as POSCO, Prohibition of Child Marriage Act 2006 and Juvenile Justice Act 2000.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:54

However, Liberia's National Elections Commission (NEC) has not totalled the figures yet . He defeated Robert Sirleaf, son of President Sirleaf. The National Election Commission has said it would start to release provisional results Thursday evening.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:54

European allies have complained that the White House has not presented a plan on how to push back Iranian influence, particularly in Syria, where the Trump administration has insisted it did not want to get involved in the civil war, preferring to focus exclusively on fighting the Islamic State.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:44

Meanwhile, Egypt invited the convening of a meeting in Cairo on 21/11/2017 for all the Palestinian factions that signed the Palestinian National Accord Agreement on May 4, 2011. The split has complicated any potential peace negotiations with Israel, as Hamas remains committed to the Jewish state's destruction and has vowed it will not hand over its arsenal as part of a reconciliation deal with the PA.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:03

The Russia-funded political ads that ran on Facebook during the 2016 election will be shown to the public, members of the House Intelligence Committee said on Wednesday. Russia's ad purchases on Google, owned by Alphabet Inc. Motherboard points out that Facebook also purchased full-page ads in the New York Times and Washington Post to win back its users.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:04

Overseeing the direction of the labs will be an advisory board made up of academics and researchers from Princeton, Harvard, Columbia University, Berkeley, University of Washington and Peking University, Zhejiang University and Beijing Institute of Technology .

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:57

The hurricane center says some strengthening is in the forecast and Ophelia is expected to become a hurricane any time Wednesday or Thursday. Through today, October 11, we've had 15 named storms - 10 of which have been hurricanes, and 5 of those 10 became major hurricanes ( Category 3 or higher).

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:57

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders used her news briefing to tear into Corker, saying he had "rolled out the red carpet" for the Iran nuclear deal. Everything seemed to be going along fairly well between them until Senator Corker made several curious comments to the media. "Didn't have the guts to run!" Trump believes USA corporations are the highest taxed in the world and that the people of the United States desperately want to be relieved of burdensome taxes.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:52

Operational Plan 3100 details how to respond to North Korean provocations, Yonhap reports . He said: "The recent North Korea cyber hack may relate to the reported August 2016 compromise of the South Korean ministry of defence". Kim is the third generation of his family to rule North Korea. About 235 gigabytes worth of military data was stolen by the hackers, Rhee said. North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un inspects a military site in North Korea in this undated picture released by ...

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:34

No damage on the ground was reported . A Russian military jet crashed while taking off from Russia's Hmeymim air base in Syria on Tuesday in an incident that killed its two-man crew, Russia's Defence Ministry said, Russian news agencies reported.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:35

The government was keen to avoid a constitutional crisis if Odinga pulled out at the last minute, frustrating the court's order to hold elections within 60 days, he said. Odinga and his National Super Alliance (NASA) had pledged not to take part in the vote re-run unless reforms were made to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:34

Neither you nor I can say, so there is one thing the US Army can do. James Mattis said the USA military should be ready in response to tensions with North Korea. Mattis presented the preparations to attack North Korea as necessary because of "continued provocations" by Pyongyang, despite North Korea not having said much of anything in recent weeks, other than being concerned that Trump has declared war during the many, many times he's talked about destroying North Korea.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:34

King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud visited Moscow last week, becoming the first Saudi monarch to visit Russian Federation. During a visit to Moscow this spring, meanwhile, Bin Salman said that "relations between Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation are going through one of their best moments ever".

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:31

However, the IMD forecast said that rain and thunder shower likely to occur at many places in districts of Odisha during next 24 hours. The region is expected to witness heavy rainfall in the next 24-48 hours. Issuing heavy rainfall and high wind speed warning on Monday afternoon, the IMD advised fishermen along and off north Odisha and West Bengal coasts not to venture into sea during the next 24 hours.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:33

The book primarily focuses on raising them, even detailing how she thinks Ivanka is suited to the White House. In another recent interview , Maples wished, "If [Ivana is] holding any kind of resentment toward me, I really hope, for her sake, that she can forgive me", but Trump fired back, "For my sake?" Trump's marriage to Maples lasted from 1993 to 1999.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:34

Trump, who has called the 2015 pact agreed between Iran and six world powers an "embarrassment," is expected to announce that he will decertify the deal ahead of an October 15 deadline, a senior administration official said last week. The minister added that Germany was ready to increase pressure on Iran, with diplomatic means, but that "we do not want to see this agreement damaged".

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:40

Defensive tackle Steven Richardson leads the team (not including specialists) with 37 starts, while tight end Nate Wozniak paces the offense with 29. "It's definitely talked about, it's definitely played before the game", quarterback Brian Lewerke said. Penn State also has Heisman candidate RB Saquon Barkley.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:43

Two more former residents of a Florida nursing home have died roughly a month after Hurricane Irma knocked out the facility's air conditioning, the Hollywood Police Department announced Monday. Hours earlier, Grossmah had reported the 13th fatality, identifying her as 90-year-old Cecilia Franco. No one has been charged but the incident is being treated as a criminal investigation.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:43

Eliminating the rule would make it hard for the USA to fulfil its promise to cut emissions as part of the Paris Climate accord, a 2015 worldwide agreement which President Obama signed with almost 200 other countries to limit greenhouse gas emissions and combat global warming.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:41

The Catalan referendum result, which yielded a 90 per cent victory in favour independence, will be brought before the Catalan parliament by Catalan president Carles Puigdemont on Tuesday evening. The vote has not benefited from the guarantees usually required (electoral commission, assessors, electoral lists, public, secret ballot, etc.), making it unlikely the recognition by the 28 independence of Catalonia proclaimed on this basis.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:40

Melchert brought Block back to his home where they called the police and organized the arrest of her kidnappers. He told Wyffels in a phone call that he "could use that money more now than ever", the police chief recounted during the presentation, "but it wouldn't be right".