by | August 22, 2017 | 21:22

In all 12 persons including Prem Kumar, the personal assistant (PA) of Bhgalpur District Magistrate, were arrested after nine FIRs were lodged by the police this month. "He himself is taking rounds of court in the fodder scam cases... the day Nitish Kumar came to know of the Srijan scam he ordered a probe into it", JD (U) spokesperson Neeraj Kumar said.

by | August 22, 2017 | 21:20

That is part of a debate. "The vast majority of people who do not agree with same-sex marriage are not homophobic and do not denigrate gay people". Instead, he nominated threats such as cruelty, neglect and abandonment. Mr Turnbull's views are directly at odds with Tony Abbott, his predecessor. The heads of the Australian Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) and Rainbow Families, two pro-LGBTQ groups, have announced their intention to challenge the legality of the postal ...

by | August 22, 2017 | 21:17

There will be no war on the Korean peninsula, South Korean President Moon Jae-In said yesterday, saying Seoul effectively had a veto over USA military action in response to the North's nuclear and missile programmes. While Trump has issued a string of bellicose warnings to the North, he also has pushed for strong economic sanctions and diplomatic pressure. "I want to warn North Korea to do no more unsafe gambling", added Moon.

by | August 22, 2017 | 21:09

A few enthusiasts from the Monadnock Region traveled to see the event in the eclipse's path of totality. It was enough to spark a lot of interest and curiosity from many onlookers. "But I'm going to try and make it clear that this is something that doesn't happen every day", explains Snyder. "Everyone always thinks the Earth is the center of attention, but there's so much more out there".

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:54

The U.S. Department of Treasury also designated four Russian individuals and two Singapore-based companies for their involvement in the North's oil trade. The department also sanctioned Dandong Zhicheng's director Chi Yupeng, a Chinese national accused of moving cash for North Korean interests. Russian parties caught up in the new USA sanctions include Gefest-M LLC and its director, Russian national Ruben Kirakosyan.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:54

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford said at the start of a meeting with the Chief of Staff of Japan's Self-Defence Forces, Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano. "The U.S. -South Korean drills aren't a sacred realm", the newspaper said, referring to the time that Washington and Seoul agreed to cancel their large-scale Team Spirit drills in the early 1990s to induce the North to join denuclearization talks.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:50

Salehi said the changes made to the Fordow enrichment facility under that deal had been calculated so as to enable a return to the 20-percent enrichment within five days. The sanctions were mainly targeted at Iran's missile capability. The accord, which lifted sanctions on Iran , now caps the Islamic republic's uranium enrichment at 5 percent.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:48

USA -backed Syrian opposition fighters have been trying to capture the city from the Islamic State group since June 6, and have been marching under the cover of airstrikes by the US -led coalition. In May, Syria wrote to the United Nations, harshly condemning the US-led coalition's fatal strikes against civilians as illegal and a breach of its sovereignty.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:49

Saturday as it was traveling toward Hanover on the A30. Five thousand pills to be exact. They said the people in the auto, a 51-year-old man and his 17-year-old son, told officers they had been in the Netherlands to buy a vehicle but had not succeeded so were returning home.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:48

It said India's claim that Chinese building road in Doklam is a potential threat to New Delhi was "ridiculous and vicious". "Does that mean when China thinks that the large-scale construction of infrastructure at the Indian border is posing a threat, it can enter Indian territory?" she said.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:47

Vice President Mike Pence will be attending the campaign-style rally. Arizona, meanwhile, was a Trump state in 2016 - but it was closer than traditional swing states OH and Iowa. Trump still has strong voices for tighter immigration policy close at hand, with senior adviser Stephen Miller gaining influence and writing Trump's speeches in recent months.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:39

Angry protesters have stormed into a city council meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia, demanding answers from officials regarding the response from police during a rally held by white supremacists . According to the New York Times , Monday night's meeting began "without incident", but immediately imploded when the Nazi rally was brought up. One woman said her daughter had been among those hit by the driver who plowed into a crowd of counterprotesters.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:39

Orlando Police Department officials were alerted to threats against police a man made on Facebook almost a month before he allegedly shot and killed two Kissimmee officers , reports CBS affiliate WKMG . Howard, 36, has served with the Kissimmee Police Department for 10 years. Baxter leaves behind a wife and four young children. Authorities in Florida say they are looking for a person of interest as they proceed in their investigation into the fatal shootings of two police officers .

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:33

The U.S. officials are expected to urge Seoul to speed up the deployment of its missile shied. Moon also stressed his opposition to military action against North Korea to a visiting USA congressional delegation. China and Russian Federation back an idea known in shorthand as "freeze for freeze" - suggesting that the USA and South Korea should suspend its large scale annual exercises in exchange for Pyongyang halting its nuclear and missile tests.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:29

Trump said the North will be met by "fire and fury" should it continue to make threats against the United States, later adding his country's military options are now "locked and loaded". But he earlier held a 30-minute call with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss the "growing threat" from North Korea, according to the White House.

by | August 22, 2017 | 20:32

Kim said Seoul will be waiting for Washington's response to its proposal for the joint study. "We were unable to reach any consensus", said Kim, during a press briefing at the Central Government Complex in Seoul. Countries such as Japan that have large trade surpluses with the U.S. are watching on with interest. South Korea has said the five-year-old agreement has benefited both sides and the U.S.'s protectionist rhetoric doesn't tell the whole story.

by | August 22, 2017 | 19:56

Rhonda Belcher was flown to the University of Kentucky Medical Center. A 23-year-old woman died and a second woman was injured Monday when a driver lost control of her vehicle and struck them while they watched the solar eclipse in Kentucky, according to multiple reports.

by | August 22, 2017 | 19:45

Public sector net borrowing excluding public sector banks was in GBP 0.2 billion surplus, which was the first July surplus since 2002. Borrowing in July 2016 was at £0.3 billion. For the first four months of 2017/18, however, the deficit rose to £22.8 from £20.9bn the previous year. However the overall 2016 vs 2017 comparison shows the United Kingdom is still borrowing more; public sector net borrowing (excluding public sector banks) increased by £1.9 billion to £22.8 billion in the ...

by | August 22, 2017 | 14:15

The police department also said four people were seriously injured in the accident. A passenger told reporters at the scene that the conductor of the train was "all banged up" and that " there was blood everywhere " in the carriage. SEPTA said 33 people aboard the train were injured. Service disruptions are expected for the Tuesday morning commute, SEPTA said. Details surrounding the accident and the exact number of people who were injured were not immediately known.

by | August 22, 2017 | 14:13

Since Lahore attack in 2009 on Sri Lankan cricket team, global cricket teams stopped visiting Pakistan for cricket tours. It has also been confirmed that former English all-rounder Paul Collingwood would be leading the World XI. The government has promised presidential-level security for the week-long tour by the World XI side, which will be a 15-man squad comprising players from all top Test-playing countries.

by | August 22, 2017 | 14:11

Moon described the exercises as "purely defensive in nature" and warned Pyongyang it "must not use it as an excuse to launch provocations that will worsen the situation". The exercises between South Korea and the United States have been held annually for more than 40 years. Both the USA and South Korea have said the war games were defensive in nature and crucial to maintaining a deterrent against North Korean aggression.

by | August 22, 2017 | 14:08

Venezuelan star conductor Gustavo Dudamel has confirmed media reports that his USA tour with Venezuela's National Youth Orchestra has been cancelled. In May, the conductor spoke out against the government. It was due to begin on September 9 near Washington before continuing to Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco. None of us lives overseas, in Madrid or in Los Angeles.

by | August 22, 2017 | 14:02

The case is tragically similar to one in Adelaide less than a year ago when 48-year-old Nicole Tucker was killed when two youths in a stolen ute crashed into her vehicle at high-speed, with the driver jailed for just 18 months. Chief executive of AnglicareSA Reverend Peter Sandeman said "nobody wins" with situations like this. "At the speed at which that auto was going, unfortunately she would have had no chance".

by | August 22, 2017 | 14:00

DPRK is the acronym of North Korea's formal name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The warning - printed in an official North Korean government newspaper - came just hours before the USA and South Korea were slated today to start the so-called " Ulchi Freedom Guardian " military exercises, a 10-day annual military drill on the Korean peninsula.

by | August 22, 2017 | 13:47

More F-35 stealth fighters could be soon deployed to Korea and Japan, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported Monday. US Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. A handout photo made available by the United States Forces Korea (USFK) and the 8th Army shows a missile being fired into the East Sea during US-South Korean joint Precision Firing Capability exercise along the east coast in South Korea, 05 July 2017.

by | August 22, 2017 | 13:45

President Moon Jae-in on Monday said North Korea's continued provocations led to the joint South Korea-U.S. military exercises, forming a "vicious cycle". Analysts say it would be only a matter of time for the North to achieve its long-stated goal of acquiring a nuclear missile that can strike anywhere in the United States.

by | August 22, 2017 | 13:43

The drills end on August 31 and involve tens of thousands of troops as well as computer simulations created to prepare for war with a nuclear-capable North Korea . He, as reported by AFP, also indirectly urged the US - the South's key ally and security guarantor - to resolve the crisis peacefully. The warning published by the official government newspaper, Rodong Sinmun , comes barely a day ahead of the commencement of the military exercises known as Ulchi Freedom Guardian by USA and ...

by | August 22, 2017 | 11:22

General Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, held talks with his Japanese counterpart at the defence ministry in Tokyo, wrapping up a regional tour during heightened tensions with North Korea. The continuation of the status quo on the Korean peninsula with North Korea acting as a bulwark against South Korea and the USA can only serve the Chinese interests provided that the irrational nuclear policies of the Kim regime do not provoke a deadly American response.

by | August 22, 2017 | 11:04

The drills will involve computer simulations created to prepare for war with nuclear-capable North Korea . It tested a submarine-launched ballistic missile during the drills in August a year ago, following it up with a nuclear test, its fifth, the next month.

by | August 22, 2017 | 10:46

Church bells will ring out in the Philippines - and peal again and again for three months - as one of the country's most influential Catholic clerics seeks to draw attention to President Rodrigo Duterte's increasingly bloody crackdown on drug suspects.

by | August 22, 2017 | 10:41

The "lax enforcement" of existing sanctions and Pyongyang's "evolving evasion techniques" were undermining the United Nation's goal of getting North Korea to abandon its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, Kyodo quoted the report as saying.

by | August 22, 2017 | 10:22

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu , who has promised a probe, had also asked the officials to fix responsibility by "end of the day". Initial reports said at least six coaches derailed from the railway track in Muzaffarnagar , around 100 km from New Delhi, India's national capital.

by | August 22, 2017 | 09:57

There is moral, correct, ethical, just and proper. If there were any doubt as to whether the Left were committing violence that day, Stolberg later clarified : "I$3 should have said violent, not hate-filled". Duke, a former Republican Louisiana state representative who was once a Grand Wizard in the Ku Klux Klan , was in attendance in Charlottesville. "And that can not be something we stand for as an American society".

by | August 22, 2017 | 09:56

The exercise runs between August 21-31. North Korea has fired missiles and taken other steps in response to the war games in the past. President Trump, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defense James Mattis have all refused to rule out military intervention in North Korea .

by | August 22, 2017 | 09:48

Despite the climate advisory group's disbandment, NOAA said that the upcoming Fourth National Climate Assessment , due in 2018, remained a "key priority". Just last week, Trump signed an executive order reversing an Obama-era requirement that government agencies take into account sea-level rise when building federal infrastructure.