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by | March 12, 2018 | 09:21

Sources are saying that this will be the first major electoral test for Nitish Kumar who walked out of the Mahagathbandhan previous year and joined hands with the BJP to form the government. The BSP is supporting the SP candidates in the two Lok Sabha seats whereas Congress , which contested the 2017 assembly poll with Samajwadi Party, had fielded its own candidates.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:52

Sure, it's because of how red-hot they were from outside and their dominant inside game overall. The senior, a first-team All-SEC selection, scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half to help sixth-seeded Arkansas (22-10) hold off a furious late charge from the Gamecocks.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:49

On the streets of Nairobi, Kenyans also welcomed the leaders' agreeing to work together. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday held talks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and assured him of Washington's commitment to Kenya on trade and security, a statement said.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:46

EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem told reporters in Brussels that Trump's rationale appears to invoke the worldwide legal right to protect national security. "Ironically, estimates also show that the USA could also suffer a net loss of jobs as a result of the measure". European industry associations called on Malmstrom to react to the tariffs.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:44

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon is considering buying an established media brand such as the struggling Newsweek . "Let them call you xenophobes. Bannon's appearance at the National Front congress comes as Le Pen aims to revive the party, nine months after she was defeated by centrist Emmanuel Macron in the presidential election.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:42

Turkey sees the YPG as a terrorist group and an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). Turkish public opinion in favour of the U.S. "We have established working groups for that", Mevlut Cavusoglu said in an interview with the German weekly Die Zeit on Friday. Turkish officials often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply the militants in question either surrendered or were killed or captured.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:39

The group has not publicly responded to Ghani's invitation and previously said it would negotiate only with US officials. Amin said the bomber detonated his explosive device at a checkpoint "after being identified by police". A suicide bomber exploded in the Afghan capital Kabul , killing at least seven people, Reuters reported . The spokesman for the Health Ministry, Wahid Majro, said several of the wounded were in critical condition and feared the death toll could rise further.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:39

Meghan Markle has made a schoolgirl's "dream come true" after she shared a special moment with a budding 10-year-old actress during an official engagement in Birmingham. Meghan was speaking to Tasneem Chihani, 14, who picked Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon, the founder of the social enterprise " Stemettes ", as her inspiring woman.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:39

The toy chain's United States division entered bankruptcy in September, planning to emerge with a leaner business model and more manageable debt. Around three dozen retailers sought bankruptcy protection past year due in large part to a radical shift in consumer behavior, both in where they shop, and what they buy.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:34

He said they would "purge" the town and then carry on further east. The cease-fire endorsed more than a week ago by the United Nations Security Council - but not yet implemented - does not cover H.T.S., a coalition of rebel forces led by the Nusra Front, a group that was formed as Al Qaeda's Syria affiliate and is listed internationally as a terrorist group.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:35

Last year, Prince told lawmakers - and the news media - that his Seychelles meeting with Kirill Dmitriev, the head of a Russian government-controlled wealth fund, was an unplanned, unimportant encounter that came about by chance because he happened to be at a luxury hotel in the Indian Ocean island nation with officials from the United Arab Emirates.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:36

As uncertainty lingered over their fate, police said a total of 21 people had been seen for medical treatment in the aftermath of the incident. Russian Federation has denied responsibility for the attack, which comes seven years after Mr Skripal was released from the country as part of a spy swap with the US.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:30

Something that won't be happening according to Hooper is an investigation into who leaked the tape of the beating to the Asheville Citizen-Times, which first published it. "I am concerned that the public does not presently have access to all of the information necessary for it to judge the City's response to this officer's actions, and that absent that information, this matter will continue to negatively impact the community's perception of its police department and the way which the city ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:28

Videgaray was scheduled to accompany the Mexican head of state on that trip. Tensions have been high for months between Nieto and Trump, largely due to Trump's repeated insistence that Mexico will pay for a wall on the U.S. Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray and Economy Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo also attended yesterday's meeting as did U.S. Department of State official Kimberly Breier.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:32

District Judge T.S. Ellis, based in Alexandria, Virginia has set a tentative trial date for July 10 . At a court appearance in Washington, D.C. on February 28, Judge Amy Berman Jackson chastised President Trump's former campaign chairman, saying, "I want to reiterate, Mr.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:28

The Supreme Court overturned the order of a lower court and reinstated the marriage of the 24-year-old woman , who had converted to Islam and changed her name to Hadiya, from Akhila earlier. The Supreme Court said the NIA could continue with its probe into the alleged love jihad case of Kerala but it cannot investigate the marital status of the man and the woman.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:01

The alert does, however, follow a previous alert for Playa del Carmen issued March 1 over February's explosion onboard a Barcos Caribe ferry. The State Department issued a " Level 2: Exercise increased caution " alert status for Mexico earlier this year, and now advises US travellers to avoid five states in Mexico: Colima, Guerrero, Michoacan, Sinaloa, and Tamaulipas.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:06

However, he blasted the predatory loan practices, opaque contracts, and mounting debt China brings to Africa. He noted that by the year 2030, Africa would represent about one quarter of the world's workforce and by the year 2050, the population of the continent is expected to double to more than 2.5 billion people - with 70 per cent of them under the age of 30.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:07

The lawsuit alleges that Daniels began an "intimate relationship" with Trump in the summer of 2006 and that it continued well into 2007. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Stormy Daniels has sued President Trump in an effort to have a gag-order regarding their alleged affair lifted, according to reports. When asked if Daniels is looking to sell her story, the attorney said "No, she's looking to disclose the truth about what happened".

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:03

The White House is facing pressure from lawmakers and even manufacturers who say the proposed tariffs would hurt the economy and lead to retaliation from other countries. Tell us what he said. Trump announced last week a 25 percent tariff on steel and a 10 percent tariff on aluminum imports. "No, because we'll counteract whatever they do", Trump answered.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:04

International Women's Day (IWD), originally called International Working Women's Day , is celebrated on March 8 every year, APA reports . Beloved woman you are the origins of life. "In 1990, the world committed to admitting equal numbers of boys and girls into primary school by 2005". Women as young as 16 years old faced down police in the dead of winter.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:56

The Raiders on Monday released Smith, whose brushes with the law have been frequent and well-documented, derailing a promising career. The Oakland Raiders released linebacker Aldon Smith on Monday following allegations of domestic violence.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:56

Le Drian also met with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who expressed hope that the 2015 nuclear deal could be preserved. The French foreign minister arrives in Tehran on Monday for high-level talks - but the Iranians say their missiles aren't Paris' business.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:55

After public consultations and the recommendation of a panel of experts, "the government has made a decision to set the age at 15", Schiappa told AFP . Under other legal codes (including that of the United States), "forcible rape" is defined as someone forcing another into having sex against their will, while "statutory rape" is sex with someone who may have been willing, but who is not considered qualified to give legal consent because of age.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:53

At today's joint news conference with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven , President Donald Trump was asked about reports that the White House is in chaos, dealing with low staffer morale, and having trouble finding qualified people who want to work there.