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by | November 02, 2017 | 11:05

Scotland will face the winners of the European qualification process, now led by Romania, but with Spain, Russia and Germany still in the mix. They then have an eight-day turnaround before facing Wales on September 29 at Tokyo Stadium. The draw was made by World Rugby in Tokyo at 8pm on Thursday. Ireland and Scotland will meet in their opening game in Pool A while Wales begin against Georgia in Pool D .

by | November 02, 2017 | 10:38

Attacking Congress leader Digvijay Singh's remarks on Kashmir, Modi asked if the Congress party has the right to humiliate the sacrifice of the army. Shimla: Vikramaditya Singh, son of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh , on Wednesday, said that the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) is on the back foot in the state.

by | November 02, 2017 | 10:29

Number of years of gain in public health undermined due to anthropogenic climate change. Environmental disruptions are also affecting economies and costing hundreds of billions of dollars a year, mostly because of extreme weather events, the Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change found.

by | November 02, 2017 | 10:28

He said such an arrangement was possible, but he didn't know if Spanish authorities would accept the offer. The vice-president of the ousted Catalan government has arrived in Madrid for questioning over allegations of rebellion for declaring the region's independence from Spain.

by | November 02, 2017 | 10:24

But it has not been a good year for women elsewhere in the world. Although on average the countries tracked have closed 96% of the gap in health outcomes between men and women, gaps on economic participation and political empowerment "remain wide", says the report.

by | November 02, 2017 | 10:04

The couple shot for a magazine cover and it is every bit mersmerizing. It is for the first time that Shahid will be seen in a period drama and the fans are sure excited to the core. He captioned the picture, "The queen that rules my heart". The internet has been going gaga ever since pictures of lovebirds, Shahid and Mira Kapoor surfaced online last evening.

by | November 02, 2017 | 10:00

Ms Ardern will discuss the Manus Island stand-off with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull when they meet in Sydney on Sunday. The remote Manus Island centre has been a key part of Australia's disputed "Sovereign Borders" immigration policy under which it refuses to allow asylum seekers arriving by boat to reach its shores, detaining them instead in PNG and Nauru in the South Pacific.

by | November 02, 2017 | 09:57

The conditions of the injured jawans is reportedly stable. As per the information, the unidentified militants fired upon a bus belonging to 96 Batallion CRPF at around 8: 45 a.m. The terrorists managed to escape, but the area has been cordoned off and a search operation to track them down is underway, the police said. Meanwhile in a statement, Lashkar-e-Toiba militant organization claimed responsibility of the attack.

by | November 02, 2017 | 08:19

In a letter to the airport authorities, the anti-corruption watchdog had sought access to the flight of former PM Nawaz Sharif. Rifts in Sharif family over taking the reins of party have recently caught the media limelight after Nawaz Sharif's ouster in landmark Panamagate verdict of the Supreme Court announced on July 28.

by | November 02, 2017 | 08:10

Bollywood Superstar Akshay Kumar stepped out with the release date of his next Hindi movie Padman , announcing that the film is all set for January 26th, 2018 targeting Republic Day weekend. "Once Akshay came in, even the hints of negativity were removed as they clashed with his image of the national hero". Made on a big budget of 400 crores 2.0 ( Robot 2) is the most expensive movies of Indian cinema.

by | November 02, 2017 | 07:49

The Himachal Pradesh assembly elections will be held on November 9 and the results will be declared on December 18. There are 158 crorepatis in the elections and 61 have criminal cases against them. These affidavits are submitted to the Election Commission (EC) and all candidates are required to provide all information truly and accurately. The ADR report further shows that as many as 105 candidates here have assets worth Rs 50 lakhs to Rs 2 crores, 70 of them have assets worth Rs 10 lakhs ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 07:19

A state police chief, Anand Kumar, said in a video statement, that preliminary findings suggested ash had collected in the furnace below the boiler, which meant "pressure built up inside and led to the blast". He also announced seriously injured persons would be provided with an assistance of 773 USA dollars each, while as those with minor injuries would get 387 US dollars each.

by | November 02, 2017 | 06:30

NYPD officials say that after Saipov allegedly ran down the victims, he jumped out of the truck and waved around a paintball and pellet gun. Police shot him in the abdomen and he was taken to the hospital. After arriving in the U.S.in 2010, Saipov made his first home in OH, acquaintances said. Officials call the Tuesday, Oct. 31, incident a "cowardly act of terror" - the city's deadliest attack since September 11, 2001.

by | November 02, 2017 | 06:26

Papadopoulos has pleaded guilty to lying to federal agents about his contact with a professor who has ties to the Russian government. Novi's George Papadopoulos tweeted this in response: "I am NOT that guy!" "I don't think anybody should be spiking the football on this", he said.

by | November 02, 2017 | 05:44

Iraq's central government has taken over control of the main land crossing into Turkey from the autonomous Kurdish Regional Government (KRG), Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Tuesday. Control of the border area is of crucial importance for the landlocked Kurdish region. Zebari, the Kurdish government adviser, said the Kurds were prepared to accept "Iraqis at the airports and border posts to have oversight, to make sure everyone is in compliance", but any such presence must be ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 05:20

Wubbels has stated in the past that her main concern was protecting hospital staff. Wubbles said: "We all deserve to know the truth, and the truth comes when you see the actual raw footage, and that's what happened in my case". Police body-camera video of Detective Jeff Payne handcuffing Wubbels drew widespread attention online amid an ongoing national conversation about police use of force.

by | November 02, 2017 | 04:47

Envision Healthcare Corporation updated its Q4 guidance to $0.44-$0.54 EPS. The company has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $29.82. Short traders are more bullish on shares of the company lately if you look at the decrease in short interest. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 4.5% of its shares through open market purchases.

by | November 02, 2017 | 03:52

The shooting happened at the Walmart at 9900 Grant Street. "Multiple parties down", the Thornton Police Department posted on its Twitter feed. Our partners at Denver7 are reporting that one person has died and another injured in a shooting in Thornton.

by | November 02, 2017 | 02:39

It's a dramatic drop in support from one month ago, when 44 percent of registered voters surveyed said they support a convention. "If history is any guide, the turnout in next week's elections figures to be very light", said Siena College pollster Steven Greenberg.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:59

Police in NY identified 29-year-old Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov as the suspect who drove a rental truck onto a pedestrian and bike path in lower Manhattan Tuesday afternoon and struck multiple people. The family friend with whom Saipov stayed in Ohio, Dilnoza Abdusamatova, told The Cincinnati Enquirer Saipov was calm and hardworking. The Associated Press reports Saipov was from Uzbekistan and came to the United States in 2010.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:22

But if time served is considered that will reduce the sentence again by a further six months - giving the South Australian local her freedom by 2019. Sainsbury is teaching English inside the prison and with time already served, plus her work in jail, she could be released in as little as three years, the Nine Network reports.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:24

A slightly larger percentage, 63 percent, say they are stressed about the nation's future, according to the poll . That sentiment spanned generations, including those that lived through World War II, the Vietnam War, and the terrorist attacks of September 11.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:01

The FBI tweeted that anyone with information about him should contact them at 1-800-CALL-FBI. Sayfullo Saipov targeted and crushed pedestrians and cyclists as he drove his rented truck along 14 blocks of the West Side Highway bike path.

by | November 02, 2017 | 00:24

Besides seeking details of how many of these 1,581 cases have ended in conviction or acquittal of the accused, a Bench comprising Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Navin Sinha also asked the Centre to spell out the number of criminal cases filed against politicians from 2014 till date as well as the data on their disposal.

by | November 01, 2017 | 23:59

The Liberty Party went to court to challenge the results of the October 10 presidential election after its candidate, Charles Brumskine , came third in the election, scoring a mere 9.6 percent of the votes, behind former World Footballer of the Year, George Weah , who led the polls by winning 38.4 percent of the votes; followed by incumbent Vice President, Joseph Boakai , who garnered 28 percent of the votes.

by | November 01, 2017 | 23:57

Greg Andres, a federal prosecutor on Mueller's team, said his office had a "difficult time " trying to pin down Manafort's and Gates' net worths, making it hard to set appropriate bail arrangements. Manafort and Gates have been charged with "conspiracy against the United States", among other things. - According to the Palm Beach County Property Appraiser, Manafort purchased a home in the BallenIsles Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens for $1.5 million in September 2007.

by | November 01, 2017 | 23:54

The watchdog, which previously was allowed to publish such information, said U.S. Forces-Afghanistan had determined after a legal review that the information belonged to the Afghan government, and so "USFOR-A must withhold, restrict or classify the data as long as the Afghan government has classified it".

by | November 01, 2017 | 23:52

One of President Trump's former campaign advisers, George Papadopoulos , also pleaded guilty earlier this month to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents who are investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

by | November 01, 2017 | 23:27

The release also includes video scenes from the wedding of Hamza bin Laden, Osama's eldest son, who was deemed a Specially Designated Global Terrorist by the State Department in January. 'These materials, like those in previous releases, provide insights into the origins of fissures that exist today between Al Qaeda and ISIS; as well as strategic, doctrinal and religious disagreements within Al Qaeda and its allies; and hardships that Al Qaeda faced at the time of bin Laden's death, ' the ...

by | November 01, 2017 | 23:14

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by | November 01, 2017 | 22:58

Papadopolous lied to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents "about the timing, extent and nature of his relationships and interactions with certain foreign nationals whom he understood to have close connections with senior Russian government officials", according to the complaint.

by | November 01, 2017 | 22:52

According to initial reports, multiple people were shot in Downtown Manhattan at Chambers and Hudson. Saipov only came to a halt after striking a school bus outside Stuyvesant High School on Chambers Street, injuring two adults and two children on board, according to police.

by | November 01, 2017 | 22:52

Both departments released photos of the sharp objects. The kit kat bars were turned over to the officers and they will be sent to the crime lab for further testing. A child found a nail hidden in a Tootsie Roll in 2016. Arcadia police say they're investigating an individual who was handing out candy with needles in them Tuesday during trick-or-treat hours.

by | November 01, 2017 | 22:47

Cuomo was outraged at Trump. "So to politicize this event, I think is wholly counterproductive". "His tweet wasn't even accurate as far as I'm concerned", the official stated. De Blasio didn't say how he would propose deciding which applicants for immigrant visas should be examined more closely than others. "This was ...

by | November 01, 2017 | 22:26

Fallon admitted earlier to inappropriately touching a female journalist. He overstepped the mark when he put his hand on her knee. He is giving up the job he really loved - Defence Secretary - because he says his conduct fell short of what would be expected of the armed forces.