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by | October 11, 2016 | 07:21

She said the BJP leadership's reported directive to its leaders and ministers not to issue statements on the surgical strikes seem to have fallen on deaf ears. Asked if the government planned to share the video, he said: "No such decision has been taken yet, a call can only be taken by the Prime Minister".

by | October 11, 2016 | 07:17

Here's that infamous goal just for old time's sake (hang your head in shame, Stuart Pearce)... Belgium doubled their advantage through Axel Witsel's deflected long-range effort before Benteke added his second just before half-time. Portugal's second 6-0 win inside four days was not enough to top the group but points to a bright future. Also, Bosnia-Herzegovina beat Cyprus 2-0.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:17

Thousands have taken to Yemen's streets in protest after at least 140 were killed when an airstrike hit a funeral on Saturday. "Instead, Labour urges the Government to follow the lead of the United States in the wake of this attack, and urgently review its support for the Saudi-led coalition, as well as placing an immediate suspension on the sale of arms to Saudi Arabia until there has been a full and independent investigation into these attacks against civilians".

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:16

One of the emails - from campaign research director Tony Carrk and addressed to several campaign officials including Podesta - purports to bea summary of potentially problematic excerpts from the speeches she gave to Wall Street bankers. Just last week, she pointed to the Donald Trump's recently leaked 1995 tax returns as a sign that he embodies "the same rigged system he claims he will change".

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:12

The government has only limited powers, but Friday's ballot for the House of Representatives was a test for the constitutional monarchy five years after Mohammed VI devolved some authority to ease protests for democratic change. Polls were due to close at 1800 GMT with first results expected on Friday evening. Morocco's Islamic Justice and Development Party (PJD), which has led the Monarchy's coalition government for the past five years, is also emerging on top in legislative elections , ...

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:11

The government argued that Muslim countries have "undergone extensive reforms", which means these practices are not central to the religion, even as conservative thinkers have been arguing otherwise. Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA), an organisation of Muslim women seeking equal rights and NISA a group working for the empowerment of Muslim women in Kerala have sought abolition of declaring oral divorce through triple talaq , terming it un-Quranic and unjust.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:10

Democratic House Speaker infamously said that "we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what's in it". The RNC moved quickly to get the "crazy system" remark in a new mailer: Bill Clinton made the remark on Monday - a mere 72 hours ago - while campaigning on behalf of his wife in Flint, Michigan.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:07

In the wake of the release of an audio tape of Donald Trump's crass comments on women, New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte said she will not be supporting the Republican Party's nominee. The campaign has just half that amount scheduled, and late this week shifted ad money around rather than increasing its overall investment, suggesting a bit of penny-pinching even as the clock winds down.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:04

EST at a strip mall where 60 to 80 people gathered for a party, a CBS affiliate said. Minutes later in the same area, a man stole a police cruiser and struck seven vehicles, . A manager said he allowed an employee to throw the party at the store last night. Grand Rapids Police are investigating a shooting with multiple victims.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:00

A vehicle was in flames when a Williston officer arrived at the scene. Police said the crashes are still under investigation. The Latest on a wrong-way crash that killed five Vermont high school students (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Police say dispatchers began receiving reports just before midnight that a vehicle was traveling north in the south lane of the interstate. Police say a man was driving a truck the wrong way on I-89 late Saturday night when he hit a vehicle full of teenagers, ...

by | October 09, 2016 | 15:01

The boat was directed to the port of Ashdot. The ship was intercepted by the Israeli navy on Wednesday and the women held until late Thursday and early Friday. Israel and Egypt imposed a blockade on Gaza after the Hamas militant group seized power in 2007. The Women's Boat to Gaza is an initiative of the Freedom Flotilla Coalition composed of civil society organizations and campaigns from more than a dozen countries.

by | October 09, 2016 | 14:58

Explaining Monday's announcement to halt bilateral contacts over Syria, he said Russian Federation has rejected diplomacy and chosen instead to help Syrian President Bashar Assad's government achieve a military victory over rebel groups. Vladimir Putin, on the other hand, is more than willing to use all forms of politically advantageous diplomacy and military force, which enabled him to call Obama's bluff.

by | October 09, 2016 | 14:55

Last month, the North said it had successfully conducted a ground test of a new rocket engine that would be used to launch satellites. FILE - An underwater test-firing of a strategic submarine ballistic missile is seen in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang , April 24, 2016.

by | October 09, 2016 | 14:57

Provincial governments that have implemented carbon taxes get to keep that revenue, while the federal government said it will also return funds from any federally-imposed carbon tax to the jurisdiction of origin. Wall says in a statement to media that the national focus on carbon pricing holds the lowest potential for reducing emissions, while potentially doing the greatest harm to the Canadian economy.

by | October 09, 2016 | 14:52

New Jersey Transit will reopen Tracks 10-17 for rail service. That same engineer told the AP that there is an alarm system to alert train operators when a locomotive exceeds 20 miles per hour, but a spokesman for the NTSB said he didn't know whether the alarm went off.

by | October 08, 2016 | 07:45

Hillary Clinton's Democratic presidential campaign says Obama will lead a "get out the early vote" rally October 14. The trip mostly took him to blue-collar towns where Republican Donald Trump has found an audience. "I think we all agree that someone who is roaming around at three AM tweeting should not have their fingers on the nuclear phone", she said. Trump and Pence want to " repeal and replace " the Affordable Care Act.

by | October 08, 2016 | 07:39

Communist Party of India has argued in favour of the Centre providing "proof" of the surgical strikes to counter Pakistan's effort to create an "impression" internationally that there was no such military action. The BJP must decide whether it is correct to take a narrow partisan view by putting up hoardings of the military operation along with pictures of its local leaders before accusing others of doing "politics" over the surgical strikes.

by | October 08, 2016 | 07:39

Thames Valley District School Board officials said Thursday that they will be working closely with police as the investigation continues. Centre Daily Times said that at least 500 students went " clown hunting ", where a video posted on social media went viral.

by | October 08, 2016 | 07:39

He said a Spanish father told him he had asked his son what he wanted to be when he grew up and the boy replied, "A girl". Pope Francis says Jesus would never turn away transgender faithful and that priests today should accompany them spiritually, even if they undergo sex change operations, sin and repent.

by | October 08, 2016 | 07:39

Register for the Ask the CIO Chat with Andy Ozment of the Homeland Security Department on October 11, at 1:30 p.m. Moscow seeks to protect and support Assad's regime while Washington is supporting rebels who led an uprising against him. The U.S., which supports moderate opposition groups, said earlier this week that it had abandoned diplomatic talks with Russian Federation to resolve the crisis.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:42

Iron Fist arrives on March 17th, 2017. Iron Fist is the fourth collaboration between Netflix and Marvel following Daredevil, Jessica Jones and the recently released Luke Cage . Iron Fist , which will star Game of Thrones actor Finn Jones in the title role , follows Danny Rand, a man who acquires mystical powers in Asia and returns to NY to fight evil.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:26

On Thursday, the Supreme Court announced it would hear The Slants' case and, at the same time, denied the case of the Washington Redskins. Native Americans have sued the team, contending the name Redskins is offensive and disparaging, and the government office agreed its trademark status should be withdrawn.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:26

Australian Manufacturing Workers Union secretary Dave Smith said the closure would have a flow-on effect. The Everest and the Ranger are designed in Australia, but made overseas. In case you have not heard of it, Ford is ending the production of the Ford Falcon and the last of the Falcom sedan will be rolling its way down the production line this week.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:26

Russian Federation says its year-long air campaign in support of Syrian troops aims to fight terrorism. Syrian government forces advanced against rebels inside Aleppo on Thursday, making their biggest gains in the ravaged city in years just hours after announcing they would ease their air bombardment.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:24

Japan's defence ministry acknowledged that none of the Chinese aircraft infringed on Japanese territorial air space but noted that a Japanese fighter was scrambled as eight Chinese planes flew over the strait. China's latest air force exercises in the Western Pacific Ocean indicate Beijing's new normal of moving military activity beyond traditional boundaries.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:22

China established ADIZ three years ago over the East China Sea as it stepped its claims over the disputed islands called Senkakus which are under the control of Japan . In addition to recent PLAAF activity in the Bashi Channel and Miyako Strait, the PLAN and China Coast Guard have increased their activity in the East China Sea as well.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:27

An immigration official, who declined to be named as he was not authorized to talk to media, earlier told Anadolu Agency that Wong was detained shortly after arriving at Suvarnabhumi airport. Speculation immediately swirled that Thailand's military government was acting under pressure from regional superpower China - a key ally who has lavished investment and diplomatic support on a junta lacking global friends following its 2014 coup.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:25

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by | October 05, 2016 | 00:34

A hurricane warning was posted for the southeastern Bahamas. Another, who lives with her husband and three children in one of the hillside shacks in danger of collapse, said: "I know my house could easily blow away". Rainfall of up to 25 inches is forecast over the next two days across southern Haiti and parts of the southwestern Dominican Republic. However, the storm is expected to gradually weaken later in the week because of wind shear and more unfavorable conditions.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:29

That's the percentage that Ross Perot received of the popular vote in the 1992 election, which is now the most successful for a third-party candidate since Theodore Roosevelt tried to win a third presidency term as a member of the Progressive party in the 1912 election.