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by | December 16, 2017 | 15:33

After aggressive campaigning in Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will kick start BJP's campaign in North-East and visit Mizoram and Meghalaya on Saturday. The Prime Minister also pointed out that development of the North East is his government's one of the top priorities. He also said that after forming the government at the Centre in 2014, he instructed his council of ministers to take a tour of North East every 15 days.

by | December 16, 2017 | 15:28

But despite their recent upturn in fortune that briefly saw them climb out of the relegation zone for the first time this season, Benteke knows they have a long way to go to secure their Premier League survival. They do, generally, score at home, having only failed to do so when Pep Guardiola's Manchester City juggernaut came to town. The Foxes picked up their fourth straight win after a 4-1 thrashing of Southampton .

by | December 16, 2017 | 15:19

Teegan, 2, took the baby doll and starting dancing with the toy, according to her mom, Tana Benson . Midway through the song, young Teegan decided that she'd rather play with baby Jesus' likeness instead of congregating around his manger.

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:58

The New Zealand Super Fund has already quit or substantially reduced its investments in 300 fossil fuel companies as part of its own climate change strategy announced previous year. After years of ground work, the accord was signed in 2015 with the aim of keeping global warming below 2°C. The projects announced Tuesday include a program for eight US states to develop electric vehicles, an investment fund for the hurricane-hit Caribbean and money from Gates' foundation to help farmers ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 12:10

The Palestinians' chief representative to Britain, Manuel Hassassian, blasted the American leader's decision to move the USA embassy. The violence comes days before US Vice President Mike Pence is due to visit Israel, though he will no longer see Palestinian officials after they cancelled meetings in protest at the embassy move.

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:30

Another photographer from the Maeil Business newspaper was beaten up shortly afterwards as a scuffle broke out again between journalists and security guards-presidential officials were also pushed around as they tried to protect the reporter, according to South Korean publication Korea JoongAng Daily .

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:30

South Korea's vice foreign minister says North Korea is "in the final stages of nuclear weaponization" and is urging the global community to grasp the urgency of the threat this poses and find ways to halt its nuclear program. sanctions on North Korea and echoed China's concerns about unilateral sanctions. "And Pyongyang needs written guarantees of that", he added. Kremlin press secretary Dmitry Peskov said that the Russian and U.S.

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:09

In 2015, Barack Obama introduced a rule that granted spouses of immigrant workers on H1-B visas who were waiting on green cards eligibility to work using H-4 dependent visas. Current immigration law in the U.S. allows for a total of 85,000 new H-1B visas to be made available each government fiscal year, including 65,000 new H-1B visas for overseas workers.

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:23

While Feltman received no firm commitment from North Korea to open talks, he has said the visit is "just the beginning" of his push for "talks about talks". I think, over time , there will be a perception, especially among the South Korean and Japanese people that the bond between the United States and these countries, that is the influence of the this part of Asia, will weaken and that, over time , we will decouple from these allies.

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:12

In that survey, conducted between 2015 and 2016, people aged 12 and older shared details about drug use, including marijuana, in the past month, the past year and over their lifetime. The perception that marijuana is not risky has been driven in part by society, said Dr. Nora Volkow, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, a part of the National Institutes of Health.

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:06

As TMZ first reported. the.40 caliber Glock used to shoot and kill Tupac was found May 30 . Two years later, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department took over jurisdiction of Compton and 3,800 confiscated firearms were taken to their department, including the Glock.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:39

The man accused of driving into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville faces a new charge of first-degree murder after a court hearing Thursday in which prosecutors presented surveillance video and other evidence against him.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:13

As per the report, the carol singers and two priests had been detailed after Bajrang Dal activists alleged that the singers were indulging in forced conversions. "It is an attempt to divide the society with false accusations on conversion to bring down the development and the core foundation of our country".

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:56

He faces charges of money laundering, tax evasion and failing to disclose foreign lobbying as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. curfew. Mueller had requested that Manafort's request be denied, according to court filings, pointing to a draft of an op-ed written with an associate tied to Russian intelligence as evidence that he's violating orders not to discuss the case.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:14

It has outperformed by 42.39% the S&P500. Geneva Advisors Llc increased its stake in Starbucks Corp ( SBUX ) by 2.35% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fayez Sarofim stated it has 87,711 shares. Franklin Incorporated holds 1.21 million shares or 0.59% of its portfolio. Foundry Partners Limited invested in 0.02% or 7,550 shares.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:41

Matthew Spencer Petersen , who admitted he has never even argued a case to verdict before a judge or jury, struggled to answer questions on judicial standards that should be common knowledge for most judges. Kennedy said he was familiar with Petersen's résumé, then asked again what a motion in limine was. "In the past year, I have supported almost every one of President Trump's picks, but I don't blindly support them", Senator Kennedy said in a statement.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:37

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud said: "We can't substitute the decision of the Election Commission unless you demonstrate that the poll panel's decision is either arbitrary or not in accordance with the law".

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:55

OIC, Najib said, as an organisation that represents more than 1.6 billion Muslims, must not be indifferent and it can not remain silent in the face of such an unjust development. "We need to overcome our differences in the face of US-Israel coalition to deprive the Palestinians of their due rights", the premier said, adding that Muslim countries needed a concerted programme and common collaborative action, building on their strength.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:18

It was his first court appearance since he allegedly detonated a pipe bomb in a subway passageway near the Port Authority Bus Terminal in what prosecutors described as a bungled suicide attack carried out in the name of ISIS. A federal law enforcement official told CBS News the device malfunctioned, and that "it did not fully detonate which possibly caused the injury". The complaint says Ullah used materials that included Christmas lights to make the device.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:13

There have been unconfirmed reports of more casualties. People ran into the street in panic in many areas and Indonesian television showed heavy traffic on roads as people fled coastal areas. Geological Survey confirmed. The quake struck at 11.47pm (12.47am HKT) only about 350 kilometres southeast of Jakarta. Indonesia's MetroTV said a general hospital in the central Java town of Banyumas was damaged and patients were evacuated.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:55

The snow on Friday is expected to begin mainly after 2 p.m., according to forecasters, and will continue into the evening, tapering off before 10 p.m. The freezing rain may turn into snow within the more intense showers and thunderstorms. Expect a windy day, with gusts up to 30 miles per hour, and temperatures rebounding into the 30s.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:49

In the meantime, the USA will continue a campaign to pressure North Korea diplomatically and financially, he said, as North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations looked on. "We do not accept any relaxing of the sanctions regime as a precondition of talks", Tillerson said. "We will, in the meantime, keep our channels of communication open".

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:39

The card, shared earlier in the week, shows Melania in a gown and the president in a tuxedo, but there's no sign of the youngest resident of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue may be. "The use of the holiday greeting in the tweet is keeping with the president's campaign pledge to start saying 'Merry Christmas again". "This Christmas.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:22

Simmons' lawyer provided a statement to Page Six which didn't address Cutrone's claims, but referred to the mass of allegations against him: "I vehemently deny all these allegations". I completely and unequivocally deny the horrendous allegations of non-consensual sex against me with every fiber of my being I know Keri Claussen Khalighi and remember the weekend in 1991 that she has referenced.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:15

Dozens of fellow firefighters lined up in Fillmore to honor Iverson in a procession as his body was removed. With a two-day lull in the winds this week the fire was reduced to 35 percent containment, but expected wind gusts of up to 60 miles per hour on Friday evening will create the potential for rapid spread of the fire, KSBY-TV, San Luis Obispo, reported.