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by | February 25, 2018 | 00:46

Canada also finished with bronze in 1968 and 1956. It was the sixth podium finish in the past eight Olympics for the hockey-mad nation, although the worst of them all. The Pint was open for the men's gold medal game in Sochi that year. "Half the team just cried on the ice because we just made history", German forward Dominik Kahun said.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:26

After the Punjab National Bank fraud, the Central Bureau of Investigation has registered another case on Thursday against a Delhi- based diamond trader for an alleged fraud of Rs 389.85 crores from the Oriental Bank of Commerce's Greater Kailash-II branch.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:47

It warns that snow showers are expected to become more persistent through Monday afternoon and evening, with potential for travel delays, "stranding of some vehicles and passengers" and delays and cancellations of rail and air travel. "The air coming in from Russian Federation is bitterly cold, and in this instance the term "Beast of the East" is completely valid", he said. However it will remain cold, particularly in the easterly breeze.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:15

February 24 (ANI): World's costliest "chowkidar" (watchman) is Prime Minister Narendra Modi , said Congress on Saturday. Somnath temple and Gir forest are located around 80 km from Diu. Modi said his government has launched schemes worth around Rs 1,000 crore today for development of Daman and Diu. "I am surprised that despite our prime minister being the most expensive " chawkidar " (watchman), why are all these (banking frauds) happening under his nose", Sibal told a press ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:00

President Donald Trump's daughter and adviser, Ivanka , who is also set to attend Sunday's closer. "We are very, very excited to attend the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, to cheer for team U.S. U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert recently suggested Kim Yong Chol should visit a memorial in the South to those slain in 2010. Both South Korean and United States officials have been firm in saying there are no official meetings planned between the Trump delegation and North Korea ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 22:17

According to the Washington Post , Trump spent the weekend at his resort watching cable news, complaining about the Russian Federation investigation, and asking "Mar-a-Lago Club members about whether he ought to champion gun control measures in the wake of last week's school massacre in nearby Parkland ".

by | February 24, 2018 | 22:13

The post-mortem was conducted at the Thrissur Medical College. The shabbily dressed man, who was living in the forest near Mukkali here for some months, used to be seen wandering in the area, police said. Agali: Chandrika, sister of Madhu, the tribal youth who was was lynched by a mob, has alleged that the it was the forest officials who informed the attackers about Madhu's location.

by | February 24, 2018 | 21:25

Tutti i modelli di calcolo oramai vanno verso questa tendenza meteo per il lungo termine , effetto del riscaldamento della Stratosfera avvenuto nelle ultime settimane a questa parte. Le cause sono da ricercare in una forte depressione che annichilisce gli effetti anticiclonici e non è raro che il buran porti con sé neve tanto copiosa da ridurre drasticamente la visibilità.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:19

It comes after The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for snow for Northern Ireland. These will also be accompanied by bitterly cold temperatures, and a significant wind chill. Temperatures will vary from 5º to 8º , in fresh to strong southeasterly winds. And a frost, set to descend on the United Kingdom tonight, will pave the way for a bitterly cold -2C start on Sunday morning.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:17

The incident occurred in Ahiyapur's Jhapaha when scores of school children were waiting to cross the road and a speeding Bolero hit them. "Nine students were killed on the spot". The school is located along the highway. Rashtriya Janata Dal MLA from Minapur Munna Yadav, who visited the site, alleged that the driver was drunk. The vehicle then slammed into a tree after which the driver was able to abandon the vehicle and escape to avoid the mob wrath.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:16

The plan also increases funding for mental health issues involving students and young adults. "If they're not gun free, if there are guns inside, held by the right people, by highly trained professionals, you're going to see this end". "For him not to enter the building where harmless, innocent children were being shot is just disgusting", Ariana Klein, a junior at the high school, said.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:28

But the Russian government has distanced itself from the incident and its public comments have been subdued. The use of Wagner for operations such as the one in early February shows how integral private mercenary groups are to the Russian military effort in Syria and elsewhere, while giving the Kremlin "a thin patina of deniability", said Michael Carpenter, a former Pentagon and White House official who worked on Russia policy in the Obama administration.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:23

It has underperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. It was reported on Feb, 23 by Barchart.com . (NYSE:DNOW) for 586,000 shares. The company now has an average volume of 12.63 Million. research analysts anticipate that Marathon Petroleum Corp will post 5.05 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Nomura maintained it with "Buy" rating and $105 target in Friday, February 2 report.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:51

But Scott, who has been endorsed by the NRA and received its highest rating for supporting the rights of gun owners, said he opposed an outright ban on assault rifles, as some gun control advocates have demanded. Kaia also lives just a few miles from Pulse Nightclub, which she drives by regularly with her family, and a few hours away from Parkland, Florida, which suffered a school shooting last week.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:48

Norfolk Federation of Teachers President Thomas Calhoun calls President Trump's tweets asinine. It follows protests outside the White House earlier this week led by students from Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:45

The administration's focus on shipping and trading companies is a proper response to recent evidence of North Korean ships transferring goods at sea in order to evade detection. These sanctions evasion tactics are prohibited by the UN Security Council resolutions and we are fully committed to shutting down those who engage in trade with them, he asserted.

by | February 24, 2018 | 15:34

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte pays his last respects to the late Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) Joanna Demafelis as the President visits the wake at their residence in Barangay Anoring, Iloilo on February 22, 2018. Duterte has vowed to bring justice to Demafelis's family, lashing out at the Gulf state and alleging Arab employers routinely rape Filipina workers, force them to work 21 hours a day and feed them scraps.

by | February 24, 2018 | 14:35

After weeks of turmoil after the former Deputy Prime Minister's relationship with a former staffer, an animal nutritionist and jillaroo from Kununurra, Catherine Marriott, said in a statement she wanted to speak up against inappropriate behaviour.

by | February 24, 2018 | 14:03

There have been instances of theft of food items from shops in and around Thavalam and Mukkali. After beating him, locals handed him over to the police. Hussain, a shopkeeper, and P.P. Kareem - and said eight others had been identified with the help of a video and pictures they had posted on Facebook bragging about nabbing a "shoplifter".

by | February 24, 2018 | 14:01

The father of Jaime Guttenberg, a 14-year-old killed in the massacre, was brutally frank in his opinion of Rubio. "Look at me and tell me guns were the factor in the hunting of our kids in the school this week", Fred Guttenberg told Rubio.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:24

However, this recent failed test may still be a product of the first. Arizona junior point guard Allonzo Trier is facing the second substance-induced suspension of his college career. According to ESPN , Trier has said that he never "knowingly" took the banned substance. The university announced Thursday that Trier is indefinitely ineligible, effective immediately, per an NCAA mandate.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:14

The gold medal match will be played Sunday. Canada won the first relay gold at the 1992 Albertville Olympics but South Korea has taken ownership since, topping the podium in six of the next seven Games with only China interrupting that run with victory in 2010.

by | February 24, 2018 | 12:48

Speculation is high in South Korea that she might deliver a message from President Trump on North Korea. According to him, the sanctions are meant to remind "companies around the world that if they decide to help finance the nuclear ambitions of North Korea, they will not be able to do business with the United States".

by | February 24, 2018 | 12:25

He said during the clash 12 Taliban insurgents were also killed. The Nad Ali attack was followed by a second suicide auto bombing in the provincial capital Lashkar Gah that wounded seven people. An Afghan official says at least three security personnel have been killed in separate suicide bombing attacks in southern Helmand province. President Ashaf Ghani has approved a new security plan for Kabul but it was not clear what steps could be taken in the city of 5 million people, ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 12:05

Downhill skiing superstars Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn also got in on the medal party, with Shriffin grabbing a silver in the women's combined event, her second of the 2018 Winter Olympics , and Vonn taking the bronze in the women's downhill.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:46

Two people were shot injured on the campus of Southeastern Louisiana University at Hammond, about 70 km east of Baton Rouge in the US state of Louisiana, according to the university Friday. Despite the overnight shooting, there is no "present threat to campus community", according to the Tweet. Gov. John Bel Edwards released a statement about the shooting, saying the state is prepared to assist with all available resources.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:45

The process to seek H-1B visa is going to get more hard after the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) said on February 22 that detailed documentation would be necessary to show that those given the visa for highly skilled people have specific assignments in a specialty occupation.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:26

Paterno's family, Penn State football fans and the people of State College would surely like to keep the situation out of the limelight and keep moving forward. Right? The cut in the trailer makes it appear as if Paterno doubts his recollection or knowledge there, but whether or not it plays out that way in the final film remains to be seen.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:20

However, for reasons best known to him, he was caught up in a freaky spot-fixing scandal which came to light in 2017. Who knows if it was that night in Lahore in front of doting fans that finally lit the fire and saw Hasan become the top bowler in the Champions Trophy and also be recognised as the emerging player of the year by the ICC last year? It would, therefore, be safe to say that the PSL's role in unearthing and refining a potential match-winner for Pakistan has been crucial.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:13

Briefing reporters at Bargarh , inspector general of police (northern range) Sushanta Nath said three persons, including Basudeb Naik who had unsuccessfully contested the last zila parishad election in Bargarh district, had been arrested.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:12

Pakistani troops violated ceasefire and resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate firing and shelling from across the Line of Control ( LoC ), targeting forward posts in Karnah sector in the frontier district of Kupwara in north Kashmir on Thursday night.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:52

UNHCR said the protesters were reportedly angered by cuts to food aid at Kiziba camp in western Rwanda's Karongi district, which hosts over 17,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, over three-quarters of whom are women and children.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:33

Students at her school and others called for limits on AR-15 rifles, the weapon authorities say the 19-year-old shooter bought and used in the Florida attack. Bill Nelson , D-Fla., and Marco Rubio , R-Fla., and Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla. He was writing to complain that Williams wanted to dissolve the Resident On Campus Security (ROCS) Program at Atlantic Technical College, which, he wrote, would have eliminated one of his two jobs patrolling campuses, as he was also working at Stoneman ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:23

Her husband, 44-year-old William Jeffrey West, was charged with murder Thursday. West's partially nude body was found in the early-morning hours of January 13 outside the family's home, where she lived with her husband and the couple's 12-year-old daughter, the website reported.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:07

Counting of votes in all three constituencies will be held on February 28. Several people have complained that the electronic voting machines (EVMs) are not functioning properly, forcing them to long queues to cast their votes. He blamed the BJP of murdering the democracy by meddling with the electoral process of the state and influencing the election results. The two seats have been Congress strongholds for long, so it holds more significance for the party, which is looking to recapture ...