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by | October 17, 2016 | 09:30

Several political parties and farmer groups in Tamil Nadu started a two-day-long rail roko demonstration on Monday to protest the state's ongoing tussle over Cauvery river water with Karnataka. DMK treasurer and Opposition leader MK Stalin led the protests in Chennai and also stopped a train. On the last date of hearing, the Centre had told the court that it could not be directed to set up the Cauvery Management Board.

by | October 17, 2016 | 09:26

The exercise aimed to demonstrate Washington and Seoul's joint commitment to protecting South Korea from North Korean threats, said Gen. Leem Ho-young, deputy commander of South Korea's Combined Forces Command. Monitors at US Strategic Command said the launch occurred near the city of Kusong on Saturday evening as the totalitarian state continues attempts to develop long-range weapons.

by | October 17, 2016 | 09:25

ISIS surprisingly seized Mosul in June 2014 in a matter of days after the retreat of a large number of Iraqi security forces from the city. "The time of victory has come and operations to liberate Mosul have started", Abadi said in an address broadcast on state television on October 17.

by | October 17, 2016 | 09:26

Antonio Conte's charges almost doubled their lead after 28 minuets, but David Luiz's free-kick crashed against the upright. And he saw his side deliver an outstanding performance from the first whistle to last. He also confirmed he would stick with his tactic of playing three centre-backs for the game. I am focused about my work, about improving the team and I have a good communication and relationship with the club.

by | October 16, 2016 | 02:15

Brexit minister David Davis told parliament Britain's government has the right to trigger Article 50, the formal legal process for leaving the European Union, before beginning exit negotiations with the bloc. Labour is not expected to oppose the Government's amendment in the Commons, although other MPs could call a symbolic vote. Once again, the prime minister refused to disclose specific details regarding Britain's negotiating position, simply vowing to secure "maximum possible access" ...

by | October 16, 2016 | 02:14

However, Money Nation lists her fortune at $149 million, with the claim that she has earned $348 million in her lifetime. User Lisa Jacob wrote, "This is the most disgusting thing I've ever seen". No suspect has been arrested, but investigators are examining DNA traces found in the apartment where five gunmen robbed Kardashian of jewellery worth some Dollars 10 million, sources close to the probe have said.

by | October 16, 2016 | 02:11

Groves played at Auburn from 2004 through 2007, and he earned All-SEC recognition in the 2006 and 2007 seasons. Groves played in 100 National Football League games and was the special-teams captain for the Browns in 2013. Groves' former teams tweeted their condolences. "He made everyone around him better and always had a smile on his face". "He was an incredible athlete on the field and a great, close friend off of it".

by | October 16, 2016 | 01:48

Though smaller commercial drones have been used in warfare since at least the recent conflicts in Ukraine, this successful attack has left some saying that the US has been caught unprepared, as the military continues to look for effective ways to take down and incapacitate drones.

by | October 15, 2016 | 08:37

In the same video, he bragged about trying to have a married woman fired after she refused to sleep with him. No, again. Six years later, Bill Clinton changed his story and admitted he did have a sexual affair with Jennifer Flowers. Jerry Falwell Jr., on CNN, said he would continue to support Trump even if Trump had a record of sexual assault. Yes, to be sure, the timing of the allegations is suspect.

by | October 15, 2016 | 08:36

The weather service said the winds are strong enough to damage trees, power lines and property, and that traffic could be affected. Authorities expect rainfall to continue throughout Tuesday of next week, although heavy winds and other such weather effects are expected to die down after Sunday.

by | October 14, 2016 | 01:26

In a raid on an apartment in the city of Chemnitz on Saturday, which appeared to be Albakr's home, police discovered a mix of explosives weighing 1.5 kg that they described as more unsafe than TNT. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said on Wednesday that officials were still trying to determine when Albakr became radicalised. Albakr had approached the trio for help, but instead of sheltering him, they tied him up and called the authorities.

by | October 14, 2016 | 01:24

CAIRO (AP) - Egypt says it has secured fuel imports to make up for a shortfall caused by Saudi Arabia's abrupt decision to halt previously agreed shipments, avoiding a potentially politically costly fuel shortage and propelling the issue of oil onto the center stage of an escalating Saudi-Egypt spat.

by | October 14, 2016 | 01:17

Prime Minister Theresa May has said she will trigger Britain's exit negotiations before the end of March. The government's case is that Article 50 can be invoked by the prime minister using the Royal Prerogative, a set of powers for the executive, which allows the PM to take certain decisions without requiring the authority of parliament.

by | October 13, 2016 | 03:28

After making landfall as a Category 1 hurricane in SC on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said Matthew was no longer a hurricane early Sunday and is now considered a post-tropical cyclone. It discontinued all tropical storm warnings. An additional US death occurred on Monday night in Lumberton, North Carolina, where officials said a highway patrol officer fatally shot a man who became hostile and flashed a handgun during search-and-rescue efforts in fast-running floodwater.

by | October 13, 2016 | 03:22

Some critics have accused Mr Corbyn of appointing a Shadow Cabinet dominated by London MPs, as the Shadow Home Secretary, Shadow Foreign Secretary, Shadow Chancellor, Shadow Brexit Secretary and Mr Corbyn himself all represent London seats.

by | October 12, 2016 | 04:16

Erdogan said his country would continue doing "as much as necessary in Mosul" to end the reign of ISIS and will not remain "as a mere spectator" in the events in Iraq. Tensions between Ankara and Baghdad rose last week over the presence of Turkish troops in northern Iraq and over Turkish warnings of sectarian clashes in Mosul if the majority Sunni region were placed under Shiite militia control.

by | October 12, 2016 | 04:16

LeSean McCoy has the fourth highest rushing total in the league with 447 yards. King "quoted" a Cleveland quarterback (who asked to only be identified by the initials RGIII) as saying: "It's insane over here". He was signed the next day by the Browns, who have ties with him as assistant coach Pep Hamilton was Hogan's quarterbacks coach for two years at Stanford.

by | October 11, 2016 | 07:22

Syrian government forces kept up their blistering assault on rebel-held eastern Aleppo after a divided UN Security Council failed to agree on a truce to save the war-battered city. In an interview with Le Quotidien on television channel TMC, which was scheduled to be broadcast on Monday (Oct 10), Mr Hollande said that Russian action in Syria in support of President Bashar al-Assad is "unacceptable" and that the people of Aleppo are suffering "war crimes" that will be the subject of an ...

by | October 11, 2016 | 07:20

While the North opted not to stage military provocations, it remains to be seen whether it will do so for the remainder of the year, while the UN Security Council is scrambling to come up with a new resolution to impose tougher sanctions on the North following its latest nuclear test on September 9.

by | October 11, 2016 | 07:21

The central government should pro-actively counter Pakistan's propaganda about the surgical strikes by Indian soldiers, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Wednesday. "There can be nothing more unfortunate", Prasad further said. "Politics has its own place". BJP said he was seeking proof of the strikes and attacked him for question the army's assertion.

by | October 11, 2016 | 07:18

Earlier on his arrival, Sharif was received by Corps Commander Lt-Gen Malik Zafar Iqbal. Sharif's visit comes over a week after his Indian Counterpart General Dalbir Singh visited the Northern and Western Commands to oversee his country's operational preparedness along the border with Pakistan.

by | October 11, 2016 | 07:19

Woodley was one of many of activists and Indigenous peoples in the region protesting the construction of the pipeline, which was recently put on pause (though not halted completely) by the Obama administration. This news story is related to Latest/156567-Actress-Shailene-Woodley-arrested-at-North-Dakota-pipeline-protest/ - breaking news, latest news, pakistan ne.

by | October 11, 2016 | 07:17

Belgium stayed top of Group H with a 6-0 thrashing of Gibraltar in a match played in Faro, Portugal. He ran directly at the hosts' defence and clipped past goalkeeper Deren Ibrahim. Benteke scored in record time. Also, Belarus took the lead in the 80th and Luxembourg equalized five minutes later in a 1-1 draw. Also, Bosnia-Herzegovina beat Cyprus 2-0.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:15

According to the United Nations, over 6,700 people, mostly civilians, have been killed in Yemen since the Saudi-led coalition intervened. The Saudi-led coalition has come under increasing worldwide scrutiny over civilian deaths. In September 2015, a suspected coalition strike killed at least 131 civilians at a wedding near the Red Sea city of Mokha. Riyadh accuses Tehran of backing the rebels, who have made significant territorial gains in the impoverished Middle Eastern country, capturing ...

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:15

On Friday, Wikileaks released what it claims is the first batch of more than 50,000 emails they obtained from the account of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta . "We did it because we knew that we were all targets and that we would be totally vulnerable", Clinton said. The leaked Clinton comment that most captured the imagination of social media Saturday came from an April 2013 speech to the National Multifamily Housing Council.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:11

In third place is the conservative Istiqlal party with 31 seats. Participation was at 43 percent, or roughly 6,750,000 voters, Interior Minister Mohamed Hassad said during a press conference in the capital Rabat . Polls were due to close at 1800 GMT with first results expected on Friday evening. The ministry has dismissed some claims but said it would investigate others.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:09

The central government opposed the practice of triple talaq in the Supreme Court, saying it is against the dignity of women and is misplaced in a secular counrty, on Friday. "Gender equality and dignity of women are non-negotiable, overarching constitutional values and can brook no compromise", the Centre said to the apex court, according to The Times of India .

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:08

The RNC mailer is meant to "turnout voters" in 12 states that are vital to Donald Trump's chances on November 8. President Barack Obama has added a Cleveland-area rally to his OH campaign swing this month. But for some self-employed entrepreneurs or small-business owners whose income is just above the cut-off for subsidies, the price of insurance obtained through so-called "Obamacare" has increased due to unforeseen effects on insurance markets.

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:08

And you know what? "I've never said I'm a ideal person, nor pretended to be someone that I'm not". "But there's a big difference between the words and actions of other people". South Dakota Sen. John Thune, a member of the Senate Republican leadership team, offered a sharp rebuke as well: " Donald Trump should withdraw and Mike Pence should be our nominee effective immediately".

by | October 10, 2016 | 02:01

The shooting occurred at 3:45 a.m. Sunday near a Clearance Outlet store in Grand Rapids . Most of the eight people who were wounded were taken to Saint Mary's Hospital for treatment. The investigation is continuing. The shooting took place at 4am local time in the area of Eastern and Bates SE where a party of 60 had congregated.