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by | December 16, 2017 | 04:50

On the first day of the Winter Session of Parliament , the government cleared a Bill that makes instant triple talaq or talaq-e-biddat a crime and provides for a jail term. According to the proposed law, a victim of instant divorce can seek the custody of her minor children as well as maintenance from her husband by approaching a magistrate after registering a complaint with police.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:49

Thus the city is one of the main focal points of Christmas in Israel . Nazareth, which Christians consider to be Jesus' birth site, is a major tourist destination and pilgrimage site. "Our identity and faith aren't up for debate", Salam said , the Times reported. "Our message is we love Jerusalem , we'll never abandon you under any circumstances", he said at a press conference in which he announced that singing performances on outdoor stages that are normally part of Nazareth's ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:39

According to The Hills alum, when she was 26, she bumped into the Def Jam co-founder at a party where he invited her to his apartment. "Today, I begin to properly defend myself", he wrote. She is quoted as saying: "I didn't have sex with a man for nearly nine years - I went into a cocoon". The Times also alleged Simmons committed a more egregious act of sexual assault when he purportedly coerced then-underage model Keri Claussen Khalighi into performing oral sex on him before ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:39

The Allahabad High Court, on October 12, had acquitted both Rajesh and Nupur Talwar after they spent four years in Dasna jail in Ghaziabad. The Allahabad HC had cited that the findings of the Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) have no credibility and in its 273 page judgement, the court had also slammed the agency for cooking up the evidence , as they couldn't find any.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:34

The bench, including and Justices A.M. Kanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud, permitted petitioner Mohammad Arif Rajput, Gujarat Congress secretary, to withdraw the special leave petition against a Gujarat high court order refusing to intervene.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:35

President Donald Trump's team has been publicly nice to her and are keeping her on the White House payroll until January 20 so she can say she worked in the White House for one year, sources told the Examiner. The agency confirmed that a pass granting her access to the complex had been deactivated. A White House official said in a statement Wednesday that she resigned "to pursue other opportunities".

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:29

Bowles told Wilkerson's teammates of the decision in a team meeting. Meanwhile, Kony Ealy and Xavier Cooper could see increased action in Wilkerson's place at New Orleans. He was benched for the first quarter against the Giants in 2015 and again against Miami last season when he missed a walkthrough practice. Since signing his five-year, $86 million contract before 2016, Wilkerson has eight sacks in 28 games.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:24

The director of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Ken Pimlott, said in a release the firefighters are working on the "front lines" of the wildfire under "extremely challenging conditions" that are intensified by strong Santa Ana winds anticipated to continue through the weekend.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:22

In the short judgement, Nisar said that all allegations against Khan have been rejected, including foreign funding allegation for his property and alleged wrongdoing in purchase Khans estate of Bani Gala near Islamabad. "We will file a review petition against disqualification of Tareen", Chaudhry told reporters. The court also did not accept it to be true that full money trail of London property was hidden as it was declared in children's assets since 2011, he said.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:21

When the agents tried to get the woman out of the building , she intentionally slid off the chair to fall on the ground and resisted when the agents tried to pick her up. With their hands around her arms, the officers assure her they are applying no pressure, as she is heard screaming that she is in pain. "Due to Juanita's age, it was deemed necessary to transport her without handcuffs to reduce risk of injury", the report read.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:21

Still, Tillerson had planned to reiterate his call at a special United Nations ministerial meeting on North Korea at the council Friday morning. The two are co-hosting an worldwide conference in the new year on the North Korea standoff. South Korea's vice foreign minister Cho Hyun told the council that North Korea is "in the final stages of nuclear weaponisation" and warned that if it can put a nuclear warhead on an intercontinental ballistic missile "it will fundamentally alter the security ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:19

The SPD chose to start open-ended talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its Bavarian sister Christian Social Union (CSU) that would lead to three options, including grand coalition, acceptance of a Union-led minority government, or snap elections if government formation fails.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:16

Once the texts were uncovered over the summer, Strzok was removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation and relegated to the FBI's human-resources department. "We'll see what happens, let's see". Sanders said that the Bureau's rank-and-file agents also have his full backing and that the issues he has are exclusively with the top brass who served under James Comey.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:18

Matthew Petersen is a lawyer on the Federal Election Committee, but he has no trial experience, notes the Washington Post . John Kennedy , R-La., that he had never tried a case in court. "I haven't had to do a deep dive". Petersen's response to being unable to answer that question was not promising. Here's a look at some of the questions Kennedy asked Petersen and how Petersen could have answered, according to definitions provided by the Legal Information Institute at Cornell ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:09

President Donald Trump's decision, calling on the world to respond by recognizing East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine . They also urged the world to follow suit and recognise East Jerusalem as the Palestinian capital. Trump had spoken with Abbas earlier that same day to notify him of the decision and to let him know about his plan to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:03

If more than 2 percent of a country's visitors stay beyond the expiration of their visa, that country will be required to carry out a public information campaign aimed at reducing those overstay violations, the Department of Homeland Security announced.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:04

Tremors were felt in central and west Java and caused minor damage to some buildings. A large natural disaster was reported along the coast of the Indonesian island of Java late Friday night, causing damage and reports of fatalities. "Suddenly, we felt dizzy, but constantly". The epicentre of the quake was 11 km southwest of Tasikmalaya Regency, West Java province, 102 km from West Java's capital Bandung, with a depth of 107 km in the Earth.

by | December 16, 2017 | 03:43

Highs in the lower 30s. Next week's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the 50s. Saturday night, there is a 40 percent chance of rain after 1 a.m., with increasing clouds. The National Weather Service says roads will be slippery with limited visibility, and drivers should use caution when driving home from work or picking up their children from school.

by | December 15, 2017 | 13:46

U.S. President Donald Trump participates in a signing ceremony for Space Policy Directive at the White House in Washington D.C., U.S. December 11, 2017. The White House has nominated Oklahoma Congressman Jim Bridenstine . A spokesperson for Lockheed Martin , the prime contractor on NASA's Orion spacecraft , told Spaceflight Insider that the company supports the president and vice president's vision and commitment to returning American astronauts to the moon.

by | December 15, 2017 | 13:42

You believed in us, even on those sleepless nights that we didn't!' Well, soon after this announcement, tweeples and fans started pouring their love for the couple with congratulatory messages, while some hearts were broken! Both Virat and Anushka are now at an undisclosed location, enjoying their private time together before they return to the country to host their wedding reception.

by | December 15, 2017 | 13:39

Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres or MSF) says its survey of refugee camps in Bangladesh put the death toll at around 9,000 between 25 August and 24 September. The Health Ministry has sent a field hospital to Bangladesh for Rohingya refugees from Myanmar, the General Staff said yesterday. She said that U.S.

by | December 15, 2017 | 13:32

Royal Canadian Mounted Police spokesman Paul Dederich said: " The rescue effort is the priority right now ". "We can not confirm further details at this time as emergency responders are focused on the rescue effort", stated a spokesperson for the Fond du Lac RCMP.

by | December 15, 2017 | 13:12

French authorities on Thursday said a "serious rail accident" occurred in southern France after a regional train crashed into a school bus. "It's a bad event", Education Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer said, expressing "profound sadness".

by | December 15, 2017 | 13:05

For every new regulation introduced, agencies have eliminated 22, he said. "In recognition of her contribution, Mr Trump handed to Ms Rao a pair of gold scissors which the president used to cut the red tape between two stacks of paper, one representing regulations of today (about 6'3") and other those of the '60s (shin high) during a programme in the Roosevelt Room of the White House.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:49

The Congress on Friday clarified that Sonia Gandhi has retired as president of the party and not from politics. And for that work we need women. "Only Rahul Gandhi can answer", said BJP leader and Union Minister Piyush Goyal. How will history judge Sonia Gandhi? So we have to compensate for that and see woman chief ministers in states. While talking to the media in Ahmedabad on December 12, Rahul Gandhi had already made it clear that his top priority is to strengthen Congress and change ...

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:45

He waved to the crowd and displayed his index finger with the ink mark. Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled from Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam via sea-plane, which is the first-ever flight by such a craft in the country, on Tuesday.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:46

The president brandished several props for his Roosevelt Room appearance, including a chart detailing federal requirements for a highway project that was so lengthy that Chris Liddell, White House director of strategic initiatives, could not manage to fully unfurl it.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:36

It is also expected that Haley will point out Iran's support of Houthi fighters in Yemen. "From there it was sacked at a civilian airport with the potential to kill hundreds of innocent civilians in Saudi Arabia". "It will not allow the Iranians to try to obfuscate their leading role in destabilising this strategic and globally significant region of the Arabian Peninsula".

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:29

On Thursday, a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra heard arguments in support and against the mandatory linkage of Aadhaar for almost three hours in a packed courtroom and said it would pronounce its interim order Friday morning.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:10

In August, Teva lost about a quarter of its market value in one day on mounting concerns about the future of the company after it cut its full-year outlook and slashed its dividend, blaming the rapid deterioration of the USA generic-drug business.

by | December 15, 2017 | 11:49

His administration has pursued a policy of "maximum pressure and engagement" - with the overwhelming emphasis on pressuring Kim Jong Un's authoritarian government through economic restrictions and diplomatic isolation to compel it to negotiate away its nukes.

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:35

Police officials say they are working with the Montana State Crime Lab and other agencies on the case. A search warrant shows that police were called to the home on September 27 located on the 2100 block of South 12th Street West for a report of the discovery of possible human remains.

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:26

Two suspects, Quincy Homere and Jamar Hill , were already serving time behind bars for unrelated charges and now they are in a world of legal troubles for the murder of the late Coke Boys rapper, Chinx Drugz . The two men were transported to a Queens hospital, where Pickens was pronounced dead and Alziadi was treated for his injuries. Both men pleaded not guilty and were ordered held without bail by Justice Kenneth Holder.

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:19

Rodman said that both she and Bill Clinton have gone through a lot of difficulties, adding that the former president "had a tendency to know how to easy his way into hard situations, to try to smooth it out". North Korea's top officials handling the development and production of the country's military weapons, including nuclear weapons and missiles, have reportedly pledged allegiance to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to strengthen the country's nuclear weapons program.

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:21

The junior's reaction is priceless when he gets the good news. "All the hard work has paid off and it's an incredible feeling". Anyone who has just been accepted into one of the world's most prestigious universities at the tender age of 16 would have plenty to celebrate.