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by | December 22, 2017 | 02:21

Four persons were killed instantly while three other died while being transported to nearby hospitals. "Moreover, rescue operations have been disrupted because a group of angry workers indulged in arson, setting fire to the vehicle of the mill owner and a tractor, both of which were parked inside the mill premises", Kumar said.

by | December 22, 2017 | 01:53

Pence told reporters the strategy of increased troops on the ground and greater authorities for military leaders was paying dividends. The trip, planned in secret for safety reasons, made Pence the highest-ranking Trump administration official to visit an active U.S.

by | December 21, 2017 | 23:48

Elections will now be held on April 19 for the National Assembly, which will in turn elect the president and members of the Council of State. HAVANA (AP) - Cuba announced Thursday that its current leadership would stay in power until April 2018, a clear signal that Raul Castro will remain as president two months longer than expected.

by | December 21, 2017 | 23:42

She accused him of lying, taking Vikas Gupta's side, being too meek, too scared of Vikas and more. Meanwhile, Salman who completed the first schedule of Remo D'souza's Race 3 earlier this month, is set to flag off the second schedule on December 24 in Mumbai.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:32

If you busted out a chess game while reading the " Kama Sutra ", it might look like this. The 2018 World Chess Championship logo revealed Tuesday is a black-and-white illustration of two bodies, a chess board between them, with their legs wrapped around each other.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:24

He remarked the two ladies will meet the Indian spy in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Reports in the Pakistani media said India's Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh would fly to India to bring Jadhav's mother and wife to Pakistan for the meeting.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:15

Several were taken to hospitals, and two were in critical condition, including a pre-school aged boy with head injuries. The man was arrested after a tussle with an off-duty police officer. Witnesses told Sky News the vehicle ran a red light, sped up and then struck the pedestrians in an area with a 25-mile-per-hour speed limit. The man appears to be unconscious as officers slap his face and search his pockets.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:57

The talks in Astana will take place a week after a separate UN-backed conference on the future of Syria gathered in the Swiss city of Geneva, but failed to break the deadlock between the opposition and the Syrian government. The bilateral and multilateral consultations are scheduled for December 21. Moscow has stressed that the congress is not an alternative to the intra-Syrian talks in Geneva, but is aimed at facilitating the Geneva process, TASS said.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:00

Sierra Club officials said in a statement Thursday that the Georgia Public Service Commission failed consumers by approving Georgia Power's proposal to finish the reactors at Plant Vogtle . The Westinghouse bankruptcy resulted in the cancellation of the SC project, known as V.C. Summer. The projects ran into trouble when construction - expected to be quicker and safer than previous plants - ended up running into delays due to problems with work quality.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:44

Her kicks helped Strawn finish a ideal 16-0 as it claimed the Texas Class 1A Division II Six-Man title at the Cowboys' AT&T Stadium with the win over over Balmorhea. "She's very reliable and works hard and is very focused". "My thoughts were ... it was just another field", Nava told The Star-Telegram . Extra points are worth two points in Texas UIL six-man football, so Nava was responsible for 18 points.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:43

Watch what goes inside Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's wedding reception invite in this video. "We are delighted to have you with us and hope you have a wonderful time, taking back pleasant memories", read the invitation letter. We are truly blessed to share the news with you.This lovely day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well-wishers.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:35

Setting up the two-factor verification protection is now longer with these third-party apps, but users will surely like how this longer process could ensure the safety of their account . Follow the set up process instructions . Drag the slider next to Security app to receive a code via a separate app. Now read the instructions and then click on Start .

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:15

The people of Gujarat gave me a lot of love and the biggest lesson they taught me is that irrespective of your opponent's anger or wealth, you can put up a good fight with love. Solanki said that because of the mobilisation and hard work by the Congress, the BJP could win just 99 seats in this election. Gandhi made frequent stops at temples while campaigning in the BJP heartland, inviting ridicule from detractors who accused the Congress leader of trying to lure Hindu voters.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:14

In other cases, volunteers assembled packages of toys. The meat was picked up this afternoon and is part of food and toy distribution program planned by the Salvation Army for Thursday morning. Rev. David Schultz, interim executive director of Wesley House Community Center, noted the important role volunteers played in the drive. "But when we all collectively come together, we are that voice and that motion that propels the community forward", said Ryan.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:11

Judicial officials misrepresented Zaghari-Ratcliffe's past jobs and her British citizenship to persuade the United Kingdom government to negotiate with the Iranian government for her release, Ratcliffe told CHRI in October 2017. "It has given Nazanin a real boost of positive energy, and now we wait impatiently to see what happens next", said Siddiq. Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been accused of running "a BBC Persian online journalism course, which was aimed at recruiting and training people to ...

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:33

Country music singer Michael Ray was arrested for driving while intoxicated after his foot slipped from the pedal of his vehicle while in line at a Florida McDonald's, TMZ reports. Roach", the police department said in a statement obtained by PEOPLE . They conducted a series of sobriety tests, which cops say Michael bombed. He was placed under arrest, and officers found a bottle inside of his left pocket, police said.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:22

There is little to no snow accumulation expected, according to the weather service. Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. "It all depends on the timing of that cold front, but it won't send us down to the 30s like we had a few weeks ago".

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:20

In a statement announcing the commutation, White House officials said they had received letters from more than 30 members of Congress , including several members of both parties, supporting an examination of the case . Rubashkin has also been backed by the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic community which has its headquarter in Crown Heights. As the company's value plummeted, Rubashkin masked its poor financial health, leading to the criminal charges, according to this argument.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:15

Kumar, however, did not respond to questions on the Trump administration threatening United Nations member countries with possible aid cut if they support the resolution. The UN General Assembly will hold an emergency session Thursday to vote on the proposed measure that the United States vetoed at the Security Council.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:14

Huge waves are said to have caused the boat to overturn. Quezon police director Rhoderick Armamento said as quoted by the Straits Times that the most of the passengers have been rescued. The ferry set sail at around dawn from a port in Real. Balilo said they will conduct an investigation and interview the surviving passengers and crew to determine the cause of the accident.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:07

This decision was made after a case was brought to the European Court of Justice after a complaint was filed by a taxi group known as Elite Taxi in Barcelona. The ruling, which cannot be appealed, could have major implications for other companies that operate in Europe's gig economy. The court said that to operate in Europe, Uber would have to comply with the regulations applicable of the taxi operators across the continent.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:04

The decision is being seen as a blow to Uber because it could face stricter regulations and licensing rules in European Union member states, including the UK. Uber argued in its defence that it is not just a ride-providing service instead it has a technology platform via which passengers are connected to independent drivers.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:46

The North Korean soldier, who was shot in the shoulder and elbow, was airlifted to a hospital by a United Nations Command helicopter, another military official said, speaking on condition of anonymity in exchange for providing the details. North Korean troops responded 40 minutes later with several gun shots. The defector is the fourth to cross into South Korea so far this year. South Korea's Unification Ministry, which oversees defectors, said the last time it happened was in 2007.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:55

A broad 59% of Americans said they disapprove of how Trump is handling his job as president. Sanders was followed by former Vice President Joe Biden. 56 percent of those who responded said they were most likely to vote Democrat. Breaking down the data, the poll found that 18 percent of respondents said they would definitely vote for Trump's re-election while another 18 percent believed they would probably support the incumbent commander in chief.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:43

In a speech laying out his strategy on Monday, Trump said he had received a call from Putin a day earlier to thank him for providing USA intelligence that helped thwart a bomb attack in the Russian city of St Petersburg. It also criticised what it said was the "imperialist character" of the document. Several countries who received friendly gestures by the US President in recent months are now forced to express displeasure on the new National Security Strategy (NSS) unveiled by the same leader ...

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:39

Green, an old friend, was brought in to stabilise her leadership and counter enemies within the Conservative Party who wanted her to quit. "I regret that I've been asked to resign from the government following breaches of the Ministerial Code, for which I apologise", Green said in a letter to May.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:28

And whatever the outcome is, I will live with that. "I'm Karin Housley and I'm running for U.S. Senate ", she announces . "The Ethics committee should have been allowed to investigate and make its recommendation". "I will keep on standing up for the things I have faith in as a resident and as a dissident", he said. Democrats can spout hypocritical rhetoric like this int heir sleep, after all.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:21

The state government said that in addition to the 12 people killed, three Canadians, four Brazilians, four Americans and two Swedes had to be hospitalized for treatment of injuries. The General Director of State Transit, Jorge Cesar Santana Poot, says injured people were transferred to hospitals in Bacalar and Chetumal. The ships arrived Tuesday in the busy cruise ship port of Costa Maya, a vacation destination on Mexico's Caribbean coast near the Belize border.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:01

At a news conference, Mr. Trudeau said he has drawn lessons from the report and will proactively check all family trips beforehand to ensure there are no conflicts of interest. Still, Mr. Trudeau said he felt a close link when he saw the Aga Khan in 2000. According to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , the start day for legal cannabis in Canada is vaguely set for "next summer" and not July 1st like everyone had originally thought.

by | December 20, 2017 | 23:25

Russian fury over the ever-tightening vice of US and worldwide sanctions has undermined US President Donald Trump's stated hopes for warmer ties with Putin's Kremlin, and Wednesday's sanctions are expected to trigger another round of anger from Moscow's power players.

by | December 20, 2017 | 23:09

Gunners boss Arsene Wenger recently said that Wilshere's contract situation would be resolved by the end of the month, and Wilshere has shared a similar void as he is determined to turn the club's fortunes during the course of the campaign.

by | December 20, 2017 | 22:47

Citing Congress' failure to renew funding for the program, Alabama health officials have begun steps to freeze and possibly close the program known as ALL Kids early next year. "Alabama has an infant mortality rate that makes it a lot like third world countries and a poverty level that the U". She said the program has helped reduce the number of children who go without health insurance in the state from 20 percent in the 1990s to 2.4 percent today.

by | December 20, 2017 | 22:23

And with that, Latvala, 66, a Republican candidate for governor, ended his 16 years in the Florida Senate. The letter, obtained by the Miami Herald, says, "I have had enough". "Unfortunately, except in one instance where there were third party witnesses, the Special Master took the word of the accuser over mine on every count", Latvala continues, referring to the report released Tuesday.

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:52

Census Bureau. The Salt Lake Tribune will update this story throughout the day . The northwest state, with an estimated population of over 1.7 million people, had a 2.2 percent jump in population from July 2016 to July 2017. Net worldwide migration decreased 1.8 percent between 2016 and 2017, making it the first drop since 2012-2013. The Census Bureau only released state and national figures; local estimates are expected to be released next year.

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:13

In as little as four years, scholars can earn a high school diploma and AAS degree in Mobile Programming or Software Engineering. Parents were not informed about the visit due to security concerns. Several parents took their children home in protest of the visit. The move by parents parallels the decision by some to pull their children out of school during a 2009 address by then-President Barack Obama that was broadcast nationwide to elementary students.