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by | October 26, 2017 | 14:09

A firefighter on the scene said dozens of people were injured. All 47 bodies recovered so far were found in the remains of the factory and a search is continuing. Indonesia's MetroTV, quoting a local official, said although the factory had a permit, its proximity to a residential area was against regulations.

by | October 26, 2017 | 13:52

In his inaugural address at the International Conference on Consumer Protection in New Delhi , the Prime Minister said: "we are in the process of enacting a new Consumer Protection Act keeping in view business practices and requirements of the country.

by | October 26, 2017 | 12:52

The extra cost will help raise the jackpots even higher, enticing more people to play. The odds of winning the jackpot will become tougher due to the new number ranges, decreasing from 1 in 258.9 million for Friday's drawing to 1 in 302.6 million under the new game.

by | October 26, 2017 | 11:54

In other words, officers are instructed to review requests for renewal as thoroughly as they would initial visa applications. "In awarding applications for immigration benefits, including applications for an extension to foreigners, adjudicators (USCIS officials) must, in all cases, review the application and evidence provided before determining the applicability of the sought benefit".

by | October 26, 2017 | 11:43

Deputies found a body of a woman at that site Tuesday night and the body was identified Wednesday as Theresa Lockhart. The mystery of her death was solved after her husband, 47-year-old Christopher Lockhart, was found dead in their home Tuesday shortly before 11 a.m., according to the Portage Department of Public Safety.

by | October 26, 2017 | 11:22

UC San Diego is consistently rated as one of the top universities in the world: Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU ) and the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR ) named the campus the globe's 15th best. News & World Report ranking . Tuesday's rankings, however, placed UC Berkeley as the No. 4 university globally. The announcement comes on the heels of the recent Times Higher Education ranking that placed MSU #83 out of 1,102 universities assessed around the world.

by | October 26, 2017 | 11:09

The government of Iraq has not formally responded. "After the referendum and changes within the Kurdistan region our borders with the Kurdistan region of Iraq were closed". " Continued fighting does not lead any side to victory, but it will drive the country towards disarray and chaos, affecting all aspects of life", it warned .

by | October 26, 2017 | 10:45

According to a news agency, the monument will be open for tourists and the entry will be allowed as per the routine process during his visit. However, addressing a rally in Gorakhpur recently, Yogi Adityanath called Taj Mahal the "pride of India" and referred to it as a "world class monument".

by | October 26, 2017 | 10:39

Prompt action followed after External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj Thursday sought information from the Uttar Pradesh government on a news report of a young Swiss couple being attacked by a group of youths in the Fatehpur Sikri on Sunday.

by | October 26, 2017 | 10:40

Her husband, Pankaj Mehra had taken Rs 40 lakh on credit and was unable to return the amount. He said he had borrowed Rs 5 lakh on a high interest rate, and as the debt had now grown to Rs 40 lakh, he was finding it hard to pay back. Priya suffered severe bullet injuries, while Pankaj and the infant escaped the attack uninjured. Police suspect that Pankaj was the target but the accused ended up killing his wife.

by | October 26, 2017 | 10:21

The blast occured in nation's capital - Kiev - with footage online showing police at the scene. Among the injured is Ihor Mosiychuk, a lawmaker from the Radical Party. A police spokeswoman initially described the incident as a "car blast" in a Facebook post. The interior minister's advisor, Zoryan Shkiryak, said political analyst Vitaliy Byala was also injured in the blast.

by | October 26, 2017 | 09:37

In his comments yesterday, Kelly remembered that Wilson acted selfishly during a 2015 ceremony to dedicate a Miami FBI field office to two agents who died. The latest tested by the position he's been put in by the President is the by-all-accounts honorable chief of staff, retired four-star Marine Gen. John Kelly .

by | October 26, 2017 | 08:48

The former premier is now out of country, had skipped the court proceedings. However, all three accused pleaded not guilty to the charges. Earlier, accountability court indicted ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz, and son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar in the NAB Avenfield reference against them.

by | October 26, 2017 | 08:46

When Cate Blanchett accepted the Style Icon Award at Monday night's InStyle Awards , she made sure to thank the fashion titans she's worked with throughout her career-like Nicolas Ghesquière, Stella McCartney , Sarah Burton, and Giorgio Armani-before praising women who are bold and commanding in their own personal styles.

by | October 26, 2017 | 08:30

Eleven activists, most of whom were detained in July, having participated in a digital security workshop held on island off the coast of Istanbul, face up to 15 years in prison if found guilty. Another accused, Ozlem Dalkiran, told the court: "I have no idea why we're here". Human rights groups say the defendants are accused of "trumped-up" charges.

by | October 26, 2017 | 07:03

Durable peace in Pakistan was linked with peace in Afghanistan.He said military solution to Afghan issue has been failed and it could be resolved politically through dialogue and Pakistan would also play its due role in this regard. However, he said, Pakistan has managed to restore peace in its territory to a great extent and the number of drone strikes has decreased as compared to previous years.

by | October 26, 2017 | 06:45

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti flanked by DGP S.P Vaid saluting during the Passing out Parade of Police Training School at Manigam. "Police should ensure that local militants surrender", she said. Militants come an kill our workers and martyer our cops and after that they ransack the houses and set them ablaze which they did recently. "While chronic criminal elements need to be dealt with firmly, care should be taken that innocent civilians are not put to any inconvenience", she said.

by | October 26, 2017 | 05:24

The USS Ronald Reagan carrier strike group, operating out of Yokosuka Naval Base in Japan's Kanagawa Prefecture and now the U.S. Navy's only forward-deployed carrier strike group in the Asia-Pacific region, has recently completed a major naval exercise in the waters off the Korean Peninsula.

by | October 26, 2017 | 04:52

When the storm subsided, however, his son Jay Rosoff got anxious after cameras failed to pick up any movement. Three deputies responded and found Rosoff, who family members say had fallen and hit his head during a power outage, on the floor of the master bathroom.

by | October 26, 2017 | 04:38

Opposition Leader Raila Odinga's lawyer said Wednesday it was not by accident that the Supreme Court did not have a quorum to hear an urgent appeal to postpone the repeat presidential elections in Kenya . However, Anyang Nyong'o, governor of the western Kisumu county, an opposition stronghold, said people would be justified to rebel if the vote went ahead on Thursday.

by | October 26, 2017 | 04:25

Terming demonetisation as a "historic step" of the Narendra Modi government, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Wednesday said that his party will observe November 8 as "Anti Black Money Day". The government has expanded digitisation and tax base across the country", said the finance minister. So when cash gets deposited in banks, what was being laundered earlier, now gets into the law books.

by | October 26, 2017 | 04:17

Fish-Khabur is strategically vital because oil from both Kurdish and government-held parts of northern Iraq cross at a pipeline there into Turkey, the main route out of the area for worldwide export, crucial for any Kurdish independence bid.

by | October 26, 2017 | 03:55

Robinson went on to describe the cabal of generals - Kelly, Mattis and McMaster - that largely controls the White House and the Trump administration's foreign policy as "the last line of defence between our great nation and the abyss". Leading members of the US Senate and House - including Democratic Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer and Republican Senators John McCain (chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee) and Lindsey Graham - have claimed to have been kept in the dark by the ...

by | October 26, 2017 | 03:40

Mr. McPartland, 51, is from Northport. They're facing charges of tampering with witnesses, witness tampering, obstruction of justice and deprivation of civil rights. Since December 2012, Spota and McPartland, 56, "had numerous meetings and telephone conversations discussing the assault", prosecutors said. That indictment alleges that Mr.

by | October 26, 2017 | 03:12

The government yesterday unveiled an unprecedented Rs 2.11 lakh crore two-year road map for strengthening NPA-hit public sector banks, which includes re-capitalisation bonds, budgetary support, and equity dilution. "This (capital infusion in PSBs) will pull down lending rates, spur aggregate demand, put idle factories to work, exhaust capacity and spark investment in 2-3 years", the report said.

by | October 26, 2017 | 03:10

He said that India is on the cusp of great economic progress today under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi . For this, Chouhan was later trolled on the microblogging site, Twitter with many tweeting pictures of "MP roads".

by | October 26, 2017 | 03:00

Coming down heavily on the Centre's decision of making Aadhaar mandatory for mobile phone connections, the chief minister said, "They want to snoop into everybody's personal lives and analyse them in the BJP headquarters. Alleging that the BJP was using central agencies since assuming power at the Centre, Mamata said, "But it will boomerang on them when they will be out of power".

by | October 26, 2017 | 03:02

Shots were fired during the break in, with a bullet reportedly striking the dog in the ear. Speaking out after the death of the woman in her 40s, shocked friends told how she had warned them about coming over to the property because the dog had a habit of attacking visitors.

by | October 26, 2017 | 02:43

A chilling poster surfaced on Tuesday, which depicted a jailed Argentina captain Lionel Messi crying blood, with a caption "Just Terrorism", mimicking the Nike tagline "Just Do It". On 13 November 2015, three explosions occurred outside the Stade de France stadium during an global football friendly match between France and Germany.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:44

Detectives interviewed him in MI and determined he was not involved in Sherri's disappearance. It's been nearly a year since Redding mother Sherri Papini was abducted while jogging in Shasta County and then unexpectedly freed weeks later.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:55

O'Mara, who unseated Nick Clegg to take the Sheffield Hallam seat in June's election, resigned from the women and equalities committee on Monday after the comments, which were made in 2002 and 2004, emerged. "Any language like that we know is unacceptable and I'm hoping he will apologise for that". I made the comments as a young man, at a particularly difficult time in my life, but that is no excuse.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:48

Roughly 24 percent of the island had power as of October 24, according to Fortune . One such system is the microgrid, a system which combines power generation, often through solar panels , and energy storage technology and allows an individual building or group of buildings to remain with power even as the larger grid fails.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:39

Hillary Clinton may have lost the presidential election, but she hasn't lost the interest of Republicans. Democrats are criticizing both investigations as attempts to distract from the ongoing investigation into Russia's election meddling and possible collusion with the Trump campaign, according to ABC News .

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:34

European champions Spain proved their class with an authoritative performance to beat Mali 3-1 in the semifinal of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup here at the DY Patil stadium on Wednesday. His third made him the tournament's top scorer with seven as he became only the second Englishman ever to get a hat-trick against Brazil - the first being Steven Gerrard's cousin Bobby Duncan.

by | October 25, 2017 | 23:37

Nikki Haley , the USA ambassador to the United Nations, began her three-nation swing Monday in Ethiopia, but much of the focus of the trip will be on South Sudan. This is not what we thought we were investing in", Haley said in remarks released by the UN. In his meeting with Haley, South Sudan's president appealed for the Trump administration to stay engaged with his devastated country.