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by | December 17, 2017 | 11:13

The war in 1971 began after the sudden crackdown at midnight on March 25 that year in erstwhile East Pakistan by Pakistani troops and ended on December 16 as Pakistan conceded defeat and unconditionally surrendered in Dhaka to the allied forces comprising Bengali freedom fighters and the Indian Army.

by | December 17, 2017 | 11:12

Bugti said that one bomber detonated his suicide vest at the gate of the church premises, where about 400 men, women, and children had gathered for Sunday services ahead of Christmas. Security had been beefed up for the church after the last attack, but had grown lax over time. An emergency has been imposed in the hospitals of the city.

by | December 17, 2017 | 11:10

First up is Kate McKinnon as Kellyanne Conway , saying she has chosen an ornament with "disgraced" former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James B. and then I threw myself into the bushes". White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, played by " SNL " cast member Aidy Bryant , also makes an appearance, as does White House conselor Kellyanne Conway , played by cast member Kate McKinnon .

by | December 17, 2017 | 10:49

The first quarter of Saturday's Raycom Media Camellia Bowl featured an awesome interception by Arkansas State's Justin Clifton . MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Brent Stockstill passed for 232 yards and two touchdowns and Middle Tennessee came up with some key stops to hold off Arkansas State 35-30 in the Camellia Bowl on Saturday night.

by | December 17, 2017 | 06:53

Ja never mentioned the possibility of talks. He described the Security Council session as "a desperate measure plotted by the United States being terrified by the incredible might of our Republic that has successfully achieved the great historic cause of completing the state nuclear force".

by | December 17, 2017 | 06:35

More than half of Americans (52 percent) said it "doesn't matter" whether stores greet customers with " Merry Christmas " or "Happy Holidays" during the festive season. "But the remaining two-thirds of the US public either is not bothered by a perceived decline in religion in Christmas or does not believe that the emphasis on the religious elements of Christmas is waning", it added.

by | December 17, 2017 | 06:25

Teodora del Carmen Vasquez (R) is escorted as she arrives at the Isidro Menendez Judicial Center to attend a hearing to review her 2008 sentence - handed down under draconian anti-abortion laws after suffering a miscarriage - in San Salvador on December 13, 2017.

by | December 17, 2017 | 05:03

Rain becomes less persistent east of Interstate 65 into Madison, Marshall, Jackson, and DeKalb Counties on Sunday; we'll still get some, but it won't be as heavy or as impactful as the rain in Franklin, Lauderdale and Colbert Counties.

by | December 17, 2017 | 04:53

Agencies in India suspect that Malaysia could also have backed Naik's case before Interpol. The Commission for the Control of Interpol's Files heard Naik's plea and in a letter dated 11 December to Binning, the Interpol said, "After a thorough examination, the commission found that the data challenged raised questions as to compliance with applicable roles.

by | December 17, 2017 | 04:38

Lauren Price , 31, and her partner Amy Laker , 29, walked down the aisle today, becoming the first same-sex couple to be married in Australia . Two couples were granted an exemption to be able to marry before January 9. The votes were counted and by November 14, it was clear that the Australian people chose love. But in this instance, both couples were granted exemptions from the one-month waiting period, due to overseas family being in the country specially for the ceremonies.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:52

Bethany Lynn Stephens had been gone for about a day since she left to walk her dogs. Initial reports from the medical examiner said Stephens had defensive wounds on her hands and arms, proves she was alive when she was attacked. Meanwhile, one of the Stephens' best friends said she does not believe the animals would have done anything to hurt her, considering she had raised them since they were puppies.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:55

The Liberals breathed a sigh of relief at the result, because the outcome was critical for the Turnbull government's fortunes and for the prime minister's internal authority, given Turnbull has battled both events and dissent for much of 2017.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:44

Burnley's Chris Wood , who spent the 2010-11 season on loan at Brighton , appeared to have scored in the 61st. But immediately the home side countered with Pascal Gross picking out Anthony Knockaert to rattle a post with a fierce first-time strike and Burnley were then at full stretch to try and enhance a defensive record bettered only by the two Manchester clubs - the top two teams in the division.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:22

The earlier deadline for the sectoral sanctions was January 31, 2018 but will now be in effect until the end of July. The European Union agreed Thursday to extend sanctions against Russian Federation for its actions in Ukraine. "We are living in the atmosphere of restrictions and sanctions but we are making good use of them by adapting our economy, and we have finalized the process of adapting our economy to these conditions", he told Russia's Rossiya 24 television channel.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:20

Emergency crew have launched an operation to rescue people stuck on the lift on Tussey Mountain, in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania, US. "We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this caused to all of our skiers and snowboarders and want to thank everyone for their patience, understanding, and support", a representative from Tussey Mountain said.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:07

Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, D-N.M., chairman of the House Democrats' campaign arm, has also called for Kihuen to step down. The accusations came less than two weeks after a former staffer said Kihuen harassed her during his 2016 congressional campaign.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:33

X-rays on Gobert's knee were negative, sources said. The initial timeline was possibly two to four weeks of recovery. Gobert went to the floor awkwardly after appearing to get rolled into by teammate Derrick Favors early in the first quarter against the Celtics .

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:22

That's according to two reports released Saturday by the New York Times and POLITICO . The Pentagon acknowledged yesterday that its long-secret UFO investigation program ended in 2012, when USA defense officials shifted attention and funding to other priorities.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:11

Policy analysts at the CDC were presented with the list of banned words during a 90-minute briefing on Thursday, according to The Washington Post . As news of the word ban spreads at the CDC, the analyst expects growing backlash. "In my experience, we've never had any push back from an ideological standpoint", the analyst said . "Our subject matter experts will not lay down quietly", the unnamed source said.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:10

That's compared to peak levels of roughly 13.1 percent for eighth graders in 1996, 18.4 percent for 10th graders in 1996, and 21.6 percent for 12th graders in 2001. "Kids that start with vaping do transition to smoked tobacco more often than those who've never used e-cigarettes". Both Miech and Volkow said increased marijuana use was something to be on the lookout for.

by | December 17, 2017 | 00:09

In February a local newspaper wrote there was an investigation about a fundraiser that Trudeau had attended. Despite the police withholding the identities of the bodies, many friends of the couple and a number of officials confirmed the news of their death.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:48

Within a few seconds, the Q train that Vicente and others had tried so desperately to stop arrives at the platform - and in true NY fashion, the straphangers all get on and head their destination. She said she did what she hopes anyone would do. My God, Vicente said. Once there, Vicente, aided by fellow commuters, was able to pull the man off the tracks.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:46

Graham downplayed concerns that the eruption of hostilities between the US and North Korea could kill hundreds of thousands of innocent people in Korea and put tens of thousands of American troops stationed in Seoul in harm's war, saying Trump needs to think about the American homeland first.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:16

Eight priests who later went to the police station to inquire into the matter were also taklen into custody. The police said that no one had been arrested so far, adding that the accused have not been booked under the anti-conversion law because the probe into the allegations was still on.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:42

Yet, it wasn't until the little girl playing Mary made a decision to take matters into her own hands and take the doll back. Someone stole the baby Jesus and Mary figures from a nativity scene in front of a church in Bancroft, Ont., OPP said Friday.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:31

Increased patrols will begin December 13th and continue through January 1st. FHP officials say all uniformed troopers and personnel will be heavily patrolling interstates and other major state roads for duration of the campaign. Of those fatalities, 28 percent involved a driver whose blood alcohol concentration was over the legal limit of.08. A fall, 2017 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over operation in Waukesha County that took place around the Labor Day weekend allowed deputies to spend an ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:18

In addition to sales through its company-operated retail stores, Starbucks sells whole bean coffees through a specialty sales group and supermarkets. Kempner Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Williams for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $4.24 billion market cap company.

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:47

The release terms took more than six weeks to negotiate after Manafort pleaded not guilty October 30 in the first charges in the probe by special counsel Robert Mueller of Russian influence in the 2016 presidential election. He'll have to wear a Global Positioning System monitoring bracelet, remain in his home from 11 p.m.to 7 a.m., and secure the permission of the court if he wants to travel any further than Broward or Palm Beach counties.

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:14

However, according to multiple reports in the South Korean media, there were violent scenes on Thursday morning when Chinese guards attempted to restrict the movements of a group of journalists at a trade fair in Beiing attended by Moon. Min also noted Xi's refrain from pushing South Korea to respond to its "three no's" policy - no additional THAAD deployments, no joining of a broader United States missile defense system and no military alliance among South Korea, the United States and Japan.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:49

Young said Fields told others he went to Charlottesville by himself and wanted to hear a speaker at the rally. Charlottesville Detective Steven Young, a prosecution witness, testified he was patrolling Emancipation Park on foot when he heard the radio traffic reporting an incident near Fourth and Water streets that day.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:47

Ammunition from China made up about 43 percent of what the research group recovered in Syria. But CAR told NBC that some Syria rebel groups supported by the USA diverted arms provided by the U.S.to ISIS. "In summary, evidence collected by vehicle indicates that the United States has repeatedly diverted EU-manufactured weapons and ammunition to opposition forces in the Syrian conflict", the report says.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:09

Russia suspended flights to Egypt after ISIS said it had bombed a Russian airliner carrying holidaymakers from a Red Sea resort popular with Russian tourists, killing all 224 people on board. During the meeting, the two ministers signed an inter-governmental protocol on cooperation in ensuring civil aviation safety, which laid down the legal framework necessary for authorized companies to prepare for the resumption of direct flights, Sokolov said in a statement.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:08

In letters sent to the U.S. Department of Transportation, the two governors say that they plan on underwriting a portion of the project's cost by relying on a loan from the DOT's Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Financing Program, reports Crain's .

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:58

Ulyukayev is the highest-ranking official arrested in Putin's 18 years in power. The prosecutor asked for a ten-year sentence for Ulyukaev and a 500-mn rubles fine. The former minister, who before his arrest was one of the leading figures in a faction of economic liberals who argued for less state control over the economy, says he was set up.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:54

Update 6.11pm:A man with a knife walked into the police service's office at an Amsterdam airport and threatened staff with a knife, military police say. "We. have many questions", Verberkt said. The incident has had no impact on air traffic, said the Schiphol spokesperson. "A small part is still closed down", it said.