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by | December 07, 2016 | 06:07

According to the activist, it is up to the people to raise the plight of Rohingya Muslims and stand up for their justice and their well-being because the worldwide community, the politicians and the governments seem to be "incapable" of doing anything.

by | December 07, 2016 | 06:02

She was admitted on Sept 22 for a fever, dehydration and a respiratory infection. Jayalalithaa's AIADMK and bitter rival DMK are the main political groupings, alternating in power. On Monday, scuffles broke out outside the hospital as many of her thousands of supporters there tried to break through the police barricades. Jayalalita will be buried next to her mentor MG Ramachandran.

by | December 07, 2016 | 05:52

If liberals responded to the election of Donald Trump by seeking more authority for "blue" states to go their own ways, many conservatives would say yes to that deal. So far only one Republican elector has indicated a willingness to switch his (or her) vote, however that person has not been identified. According to a study conducted during the 2012 presidential election, the candidates conducted two-thirds of their public events in September and October in just three states - ...

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:16

AIDMK leader and Tamil Nadu chief minister, J Jayalalithaa passed away of cardiac arrest today. Ms. Jayalalithaa was a reluctant entrant into films as well as politics but she succeeded in both; her film career began in 1965 with her first film "Vennira Aadai".

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:16

However, many observers have said that Ankara aims to suppress Kurdish forces in Syria and prevent them from connecting three de facto autonomous Kurdish areas into one enclave south of the Turkish border. "Our President (Recep Tayyip Erdogan's) position on ( Syrian President Bashar) Assad is clear". “We entered [Syria] to end the rule of the tyrant al-Assad who terrorizes with state terror.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:15

As he campaigned for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton earlier this year, Mr Gore warned that Mr Trump would steer the world toward "climate catastrophe" if elected. But, if the thought of having Ivanka Trump sit in on a meeting with the prime minister of a country she's in the middle of business negotiations with already seems off, there's at least one more important detail to note.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:11

People in the United States and around the world still develop AIDS and die from its complications. Whereas in the 80s, getting diagnosed with HIV was nearly a death sentence . The first is testing, to make sure more people are tested. The office dispenses $7.9 million in federal funding to a network of HIV-specific care providers.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:10

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said that local law enforcement reviews threats such as these constantly, but the specificity of this incident forced a rapid responsse. People in Los Angeles who are traveling to work and going about their business on Tuesday can help by remaining vigilant and by using their iWatch app or calling in to 1-877-A-Threat to report anything suspicious with regards to the terror threat .

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:54

The airline, however, in a statement said the air traffic controller "misunderstood" that the plane carrying Banerjee was low on fuel after the pilot radioed that the aircraft had eight minutes of extra holding fuel over Kolkata. Kolkata Police's objection to venue for exercise was resolved on 27 Nov by a joint police-army team which selected a mutually acceptable site. The same exercise was carried out at exactly the same points a year ago as well, " said Major General Yadav.

by | December 04, 2016 | 02:09

The 15-member council unanimously adopted a resolution to reduce North Korea's coal exports by about 60 percent, with an annual sales cap of $400.9 million. Ban told the Council.The UN chief noted that since January, the DPRK has conducted two nuclear tests and at least 25 launches using ballistic missile technology, including launches of satellite, submarine-based ballistic missiles, and medium- and intermediate-range ballistic missiles.

by | December 04, 2016 | 02:03

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida would not disclose the contents of the message he delivered to Putin. The issues related to liberalization of the existing visa regime between Russia and Japan may have been solved by Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to the country, Masato Otaka, deputy press secretary of Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said .

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:58

According to the Gallup, a research and consulting service provider in Austria , latest opinion polls are suggesting Hofer could take 52 percent and Van der Bellen 48 percent. Experts say the presidential campaign in Austria has been heavily influenced by the election of Donald Trump in the United States. The federal president usually does not interfere in day-to-day governmental affairs, but Hofer has threatened to dismiss the government if he strongly disagrees with its policies, which ...

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:52

Two days after "productive" telephonic conversation between Sharif & Trump, Pakistan has made a decision to send an envoy to meet Trump's transition team. The President-elect and the Prime Minister also received heavy backlash over the ignorance and recklessness revealed in the content of the readout.

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:01

Many flights, both global and domestic, were delayed at the New Delhi airport on December 2 morning due to dense fog and low visibility. Airport authorities implemented low visibility procedures, at around 0300 hours itself, which helped in carrying out flight operations in such conditions.

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:02

Elections officials in all three states have expressed confidence in their results. The Associated Press said that the legal actions seeking to halt the recounts could cause delays that would make them extremely hard or impossible to complete on time.

by | December 03, 2016 | 11:21

When rain falls, pollen grains absorb moisture and erupt, spreading small allergenic particles that could irritate the lungs when inhaled. The pollen caused asthma attacks in some patients who had never suffered from asthma before. A hospital spokesman said the asthma thunderstorm led to other medical complications for that patient. The seemingly freak affliction known as thunderstorm asthma is caused by the high level of rye grass pollen in the atmosphere when a storm hits.

by | December 03, 2016 | 11:18

Syrian aircraft have been pounding east Aleppo with air strikes for months - often using crude munitions such as barrel bombs - but as the ground advance has gathered pace the army has instead turned to more precise artillery. Though unable to reach civilians who have not left eastern parts of the war-torn city, the United Nations said Thursday that it is able to provide much needed food and medical aid to the displaced.

by | December 03, 2016 | 11:00

She must file for a recount by a Wednesday deadline, and she and her party have raised more than enough money to pay the nearly $800,000 required. Stein had 31,006 votes, and De La Fuente had 1,514 votes. Donald Trump responded with a series of tweets bashing the recount effort while his campaign accused Clinton of being a sore loser. Trevor Noah thinks President-elect Donald Trump's reaction to a call for a vote recount makes the issue a bigger deal than it should be, and makes Trump ...

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:58

Some 100,000 Iraqi government troops, Kurdish security forces, and mainly Shi'ite militiamen are participating in the assault on Mosul that began on October 17, with air and ground support from a USA -led global military coalition. OCHA said that "current displacement in the context of the Mosul military operation in Iraq has risen to more than 76,000 people, an increase of over 2,500 people since yesterday", Haq said at a daily news briefing here.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:48

The stock touched its 52-Week High on Nov 30, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. The volume of the company in the last trading session was 20.87 Million. Below is a list of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) latest ratings and price target changes. The median estimate represents a +18.96% increase from the last price of 40.35.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:42

Trump beat Clinton in Wisconsin by fewer than 22,200 votes, less than 1 percent of votes cast. Stein's campaign last Wednesday launched a fundraising effort to finance vote recounts in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and MI, all of which Trump apparently won by narrow margins.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:37

The foreign media has reported that the USA forthcoming President Donald Trump's supports are going to blank out election recount consequences in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and MI states. The outcome of the presidential race is decided by the Electoral College, or a tally of wins from the state-by-state contests, and not by the popular national vote.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:39

Two quick-thinking parents disarmed their 15-year-old son at a Utah school on Thursday after they noticed the teenager acting strangely in the morning and realised he had taken the family's shotgun and handgun, police said. As the parents intervened, a teacher called 911 and a police officer who happened to be nearby took the student into custody. Hundreds of paper hearts and signs from the community are seen at Mueller Park Junior High School in Bountiful on Friday, Dec.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:43

Robin Camp asked the complainant at the trial why she couldn't just keep her knees together. The report said that even though Camp made significant efforts to reform his thinking and attitudes after complaints were made to council, the damage caused to public confidence by his conduct during the trial can not be repaired.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:37

In October of 2001, a Siberia Airlines Tu-154 en route from Tel-Aviv to Novosibirsk was accidentally brought down by a missile launched by the Ukrainian military during an exercise over the Black Sea. Ukraine on Thursday unleashed a barrage of missile tests near Russian-annexed Crimea in a show of strength and defiance bound to irritate Moscow .

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:36

Elkann has now made headlines after being busted for allegedly faking his own kidnapping following a two-day drug-fuelled bender with a transgender escort. He insisted he "would be hurt" if they didn't pay a $10,000 ransom. Elkann's public image has always stood in stark contrast to his quiet brother and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman John Elkann, who also serves as chairman and CEO of Exor, an Italian investment fund that owns about 30 per cent of FCA.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:35

She is not said to have suffered any injuries, despite her jump occurring while the plane was still taxiing, with the drop distance around 20 feet. The female passenger is now undergoing psychological tests following the incident. He and the other passengers were forced to remain in their seats on the runway until the woman was apprehended. While passengers waited nearly an hour, officials boarded with search dogs to determine the safety of the plane, one passenger's Instagram post said.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:37

With the party expected to announce candidates for all the 117 assembly constituencies in the state in its first list in the first week of December, talks are rife among Congress leaders in Amritsar that the party's tickets may actually go to Sidhu and Bolaria.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:27

The source said that Israeli warplanes flying in from Lebanon fired four air-to-surface missiles at the targets. In turn, a United States regional security official on condition of anonymity said the strike hit a convoy of trucks, The Times of Israel adds.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:08

Wednesday saying the multiple shooting had occurred at Garrison Boulevard and Duvall Avenue. Smith added that authorities are investigating whether the shooting might be linked to a slaying that happened in recent days. The man was characterized on Friday as "threatening" people, while at today's press conference he was described as "harassing", people at the corner.