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by | August 04, 2017 | 20:49

It was also widely dismissed as illegitimate by the global community, who saw it as a way for Maduro to bypass the legitimate Parliament - the National Assembly - which is now controlled by the right-wing opposition. "They will never have the seat that the people of Venezuela gave us". Venezuelan intelligence agents have returned opposition leader Antonio Ledezma to his home, where he is serving house arrest, after taking him to prison early on Tuesday, Ledezma's family said on Friday.

by | August 04, 2017 | 20:32

State Department said on Wednesday. Calls for a ban on US citizens traveling to North Korea as tourists intensified in June with the death of Otto Warmbier, an American student who passed away just days after returning home from a year-long imprisonment in the DPRK.

by | August 04, 2017 | 20:03

The country's Public Investment Fund (PIF) said Monday it will provide the seed capital to develop the resort area, explaining that the new "semi-autonomous area will be governed by laws on par with global standards". According to the BBC , the first phase of the project will involve the construction of the luxury hotels and resorts, and the construction of a new global airport is expected to start by 2019 and be completed by 2022.

by | August 04, 2017 | 19:32

The meat is believed to have been obtained from an illegal slaughterhouse and has been sent for testing. News18 quoted a local Bajrang Dal leader Arjun Singh as saying, "It was us who caught the truck loaded with beef, not the police". Additional superintendent of police (ASP) Daya Shankar said the sample of the seized meat has been sent for laboratory test. Recently, state Animal Husbandary Minister Pashupati Kumar Paras from LJP (Lok Jansakti Party) had declared that all illegal ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 19:31

Salman was in the court for just five minutes during which he was asked general questions about his name and address. "It is a routine procedure of the court and every accused is required to appear before the appellate court once. Salman is accused of carrying and using illegal arms also as he was alleged to have been carrying arms with expired licence. Salman Khan was arrested in the same year but had got bail soon after, the trial has been continuing since then.

by | August 04, 2017 | 19:18

Alexander said the goal is pass emergency legislation by September 27, the drop dead date for insurers to sign contracts with the federal government to offer subsidized policies. Since he took office, Trump has also threatened to end payments that insurance companies receive to hold down out-of-pocket costs for lower-income consumers.

by | August 04, 2017 | 18:43

Lizza revealed that he received the phone call at his home at 10.30pm and that, when it ended, he immediately downloaded the audio and titled it "Insane Scaramucci Interview". Lizza echoed those sentiments to Baldwin, adding that many communications professionals and journalists were pleasantly surprised by the ideas in Scaramucci's leaked communications memo .

by | August 04, 2017 | 18:31

The United States Coast Guard and New Jersey State Police assisted in the search for Wilkens by sea and air before it was suspended late Wednesday night. The Coast Guard received the mayday call from Joseph Calland around 11:20 p.m. Sunday, The News & Observer reports. A helicopter and response boat were called in to conduct the search and crews are presently on the lookout for the whereabouts of the missing man.

by | August 04, 2017 | 17:57

A cold front will pass tomorrow evening and spark another round of storms. Showers will develop Saturday along a cold front. Sunday will be a bit wetter. It's just a matter of how quickly those storms eventually shift eastward into northeast Kansas on Saturday on when storms will arrive in your area.

by | August 04, 2017 | 17:53

Showing a price of 950.00GBX, Rolls-Royce Group PLC (LON:RR) traded 1.27% higher on the day. The Williams %R indicator helps show the relative situation of the current price close to the period being observed. Safestore Holdings Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 324.10 and a 52-week high of GBX 456.80. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 208.43 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 195.93.

by | August 04, 2017 | 17:48

Well we're sure Anupam Kher will impress us as always with his role in Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. In the movie , Akshay Kumar will be seen playing the role of Keshav and the only thing he dreams of is getting married until he meets Jaya (Bhumi Pednekar) and falls in love.

by | August 04, 2017 | 17:51

Zabihullah Mujahid, a Taliban spokesman, told The Associated Press in a telephone interview that the suicide attacker from northern Takhar province hit the patrol near Qarabagh, barely 30 kilometers (18 miles) north of Kabul, about 8 p.m. The attack was seen as a reminder of the dangers posed to the 8,400 USA service members in Afghanistan as President Donald Trump weighs sending thousands more troops to fight America's longest war.

by | August 04, 2017 | 17:17

Gaganpal Singh is the younger son Satpal Singh, chairman of Pal Heights Group which owns a few luxury hotels in the city. A fire brigade official said they got a call around 5 AM and two fire tenders were pressed into service. They were rushed to the hospital where they were declared brought dead, Capital Hospital director C R Das said, adding that the post mortem of the bodies was conducted.

by | August 04, 2017 | 17:10

Around 5,000 western tourists, including a thousand Americans go every year in North Korea , according to the travel agencies that organize these tours totally framed by the regime. "Only the North Koreans are to blame for this situation". But the Trump administration is blathering about China and others needing to step up with pressure.

by | August 04, 2017 | 17:04

A Bengaluru-based software developer was arrested on Tuesday for illegally accessing the Aadhaar database through a mobile application he had developed, city police commissioner T Suneel Kumar told mediapersons on Thursday. Ola declined to comment on Srivastava's current position in the company, while his LinkedIn profile has been edited to hide all his professional experience.

by | August 04, 2017 | 16:43

It will be a case of better late than never for Pushpakumara in achieving his dream of representing Sri Lanka today if he makes it to the playing XI for the second Test against India . Greenfield Stadium at Karyavattom in Thiruvananthapuram is one of the contenders for India-Sri Lanka cricket Test venue, say reports quoting the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sources.

by | August 04, 2017 | 16:41

Police said he was texting 50-year-old Gail Burnworth, who was allegedly acting out Kellar's sexual requests on two children, ages 5 and 7. An airline passenger is being hailed as a "hero" after she helped stop two suspected child predators-whom she uncovered by glancing at text messages easily read over a fellow passenger's shoulder.

by | August 04, 2017 | 16:23

The Danish royal has always been salty about the fact that he never got the title of "king" when his wife ascended the throne. The palace said Queen Margrethe, 77, has accepted her husband's decision, but would not be changing her own plans for burial.

by | August 04, 2017 | 16:22

Although Sharad Yadav has voiced his displeasure over JD (U) walking out of the Grand Alliance and embracing BJP to form a government in Bihar, he has refrained from attacking party president and chief minister Nitish Kumar so far. But this is not going to happen, JD (U) leader Sunil Kumar Singh said. Verma had said that the veteran socialist leader has ruled out joining the NDA government at the Centre as a minister.Asked who are the others to whom Yadav has spoken, Verma had refused to ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 15:27

Even his sisters who live in the United States have come to see him. His condition is closely monitored by a team of doctors and the process of dialysis is yet to be started. Meanwhile, Saira Banu expressed hopes that her husband would recover soon."We have to pray he recovers soon". In 2016, he was hospitalised twice.

by | August 04, 2017 | 15:04

Her party colleague Pralhad Joshi said 17 BJP and RSS workers had been killed in Kerala in the last 17 months under the CPI (M ) government , and demanded a probe into the deaths by either the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

by | August 04, 2017 | 14:01

Members of Parliament are supposed to use special pens for marking their choice. The EC officials said that counting of votes will commence after polling and the results will be declared by 7.00 pm. There are few major differences between the election of the President and the Vice-President. There is no formal process of impeachment for the removal of the Vice President, and removal proceedings can be initiated when members of the Rajya Sabha vote against the Vice President in an ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 13:48

Dozens of firefighters were sent in to combat the fire, which forced people at the market to evacuate. Investigators on Friday will look into the cause of the blaze. Tokyo's governor said the move was necessary as the buildings in which the market is held now were constructed more than 80 years ago and are vulnerable to earthquakes.

by | August 04, 2017 | 13:15

Sources in Beijing and the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) say a record high 92-point-five of the North's trades a year ago were conducted with China. The very last thing China wants is for Chinese imports to not be allowed in the U.S. "What the peninsula needs is immediately stamping out the fire, not adding kindling or, even worse, pouring oil on the flames", Xinhua said.

by | August 04, 2017 | 12:29

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is resisting the pleas of State Department officials to spend almost $80 million allocated by Congress for fighting terrorist propaganda and Russian disinformation. That claim has led most of the analysis about the mysterious disinterest in the cash. The Trump administration has considered returning these properties.

by | August 04, 2017 | 11:21

Amid the ongoing standoff at the India-China border in Sikkim, it now seems like China can not make up its mind on whether the number of Indian troops at the border has declined or increased . restraint has its limits". The stand-off on a plateau, which lies at the China-India-Bhutan junction, is one of the worst border disputes between the nuclear-armed rivals in more than 30 years.

by | August 04, 2017 | 11:01

Unconfirmed reports on social media indicate that at least one person was wounded in the incident; ABC7 reports that a wounded male victim has been transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police are advising people and traffic to avoid the area. SFPD Public Information Officer Grace Gatpandan said that the area of park was very busy at the time of the shooting and asked that witnesses get in touch with authorities.

by | August 04, 2017 | 10:53

Despite the smoke blocking some sunlight, daytime temperature records for August 2 were smashed in Port Alberni, Port Hardy, the Malahat and Tofino. On the island, the Victoria Harbour area reached temperatures not seen since 1891. LPeople should limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors when it is smoky. Anyone experiencing symptoms such as chest pain, shortness of breath, coughing or wheezing should follow the advice of their doctor.

by | August 04, 2017 | 10:33

He did not say anything during the session. Two days ago some members including Naresh Agrawal (SP) had raised the issue of absence of nominated members including Tendulkar and actress Rekha. They are nominated under special categories but are rarely seen in Parliament. There are 12 nominated members in the Rajya Sabha. While his attendance might not be anything to boast about but the former cricketer has been using the Member of Parliament Local Area Development ( MPLAD ) scheme to good ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 10:10

The new travel restriction will take into effect on Sept.1, and those Americans now in the DPRK are requested to depart before that day, the statement added. "Unless something really extreme is done North Korea will end up with that missile and nuclear capability that they want". Doctors in the US who examined Warmbier's brain said it had sustained "extensive loss of tissue", though they said they saw no obvious indications of trauma.

by | August 04, 2017 | 09:50

Tillerson struck a different tone, stressing that Washington did not hold Beijing responsible for Pyongyang's actions. The Air Force insists that the missile test has nothing to do with North Korea , but virtually every missile test over the coming months will be viewed through that lens, as things become more heated between the U.S.

by | August 04, 2017 | 09:40

With social media abuzz with fans and colleagues posting their fondest memories of Masilela, the cast of Rhythm City is shattered. "It is with great sadness that e.tv confirms the passing of Dumi Masilela . Our deepest condolences to Simphiwe and the rest of the Masilela family. "The wounded Masilela tried to drive to a certain point and his friend took over and drove him to hospital, where was declared dead this morning", Makhubela said.

by | August 04, 2017 | 09:26

Ye hear that everybody? Chris Christie opted not to "dump" nachos on a heckler at a baseball game last week, telling reporters Wednesday he was "very restrained", as reported by Politico . Christie previously said that he only confronted Joseph after he heckled him multiple times in front of children. "When he initially was going up the stairs I yelled his name.

by | August 04, 2017 | 09:09

The two parties had gone as far as drawing up a lease contract, the two people privy to the negotiations said. "After much consideration, it was mutually determined that it would be more cost effective and logistically practical for the Secret Service to lease space elsewhere", Miller said.

by | August 04, 2017 | 09:01

Yet analysts and South Korean government officials who track North Korea closely describe Kim as a clever and rational, if brutal, figure who has solidified control over his country since assuming power in 2011. This year they will express "grave concern" over North Korea's missile tests, according to a draft copy of the statement to be issued after the regional meeting.