by | January 19, 2018 | 01:31

Election Commission likely to declare the assembly election dates for Nagaland, Tripura and Meghalaya. The Model Code of Conduct in all the three poll bound states comes into force with immediate effect. This, an NPF statement said, was because the BJP was fomenting instability in the state "for its own selfish ends in the near future". The Election Commission today announced the schedule for Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland Assembly elections.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:29

The confusion raises questions about whether any state should be exclusively responsible for notifying the public of such an event. Hawaii is also the only state that has siren alerts that will be sounded specifically to warn of a ballistic missile threat.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:26

Video captured three people fishing in OR jumping overboard to avoid being injured when another boat smashed into their vessel. Larsen's son-in-law was also on the boat at the time of the crash, and told investigators that he repeatedly warned his father-in-law to pay attention, saying he had been using his cell phone off and on all morning.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:25

Christian Thomas McCall left Mike Doty "hanging on to life" after shooting him and three other officers as he was chased by police dogs in York County, South Carolina. Spokesman Thom Berry says McCall is still hospitalized and under guard at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. A SC sheriff's deputy remained in critical condition Wednesday after he was shot during a gun battle with a suspect early Tuesday morning.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:23

Victorian Greens MP Lidia Thorpe has suggested flags be flown at half-mast on Australian Day in remembrance of atrocities committed against Indigenous people. Ms Lucas appears with fellow actor Tony Barry and a cast of ordinary Australians who talk about their personal reasons for wanting the date changed.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:27

The paper accused the U.S. of attempting to drive a wedge between North and South Korea as the pair engage in diplomatic talks. Hook said China and Russian Federation - which is also not attending - would be fully briefed on the conclusions.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:22

A yellow snow-ice warning, issued yesterday, also remains in effect until 3am. The third weather alert, which related to Counties Limerick, Donegal , Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare, Cork and Kerry warns of "high or very high seas" which will lead to an increased risk of coastal flooding.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:23

The deputy slung Joseph Haynes to the ground, and Geraldine Haynes said her grandson's hands were above his head and not moving then the gun was sacked. "He pulled the trigger on my grandson", Geraldine Haynes said through tears. Minerd claimed that the deputy "came under attack from some of the folks that were involved", which allegedly included Haynes.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:24

Committee members sought answers around Mr Bannon's time working for Mr Trump, including the President's thinking when he fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, but Mr Bannon refused to answer a broad array of questions about that crucial period.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:22

The snow removers, however, were not fooled by Laprise's creation. A Canadian tricked police in Montreal this week by sculpting a Delorean out of snow, leading them to believe there was an illegally parked vehicle underneath. The 33-year-old machinist's prank was reportedly plowed clean by Montreal sanitation workers the next day but not before it gave police a amusing story to tell this winter.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:19

Trump's controversial "nuclear button" tweet was in response to Kim's New Year's Day warning that North Korea's nuclear arsenal is a real threat and that he has a nuclear launch button on his desk at all times. "So the net result is not as good as it could be". Last year, tensions heightened as the North flew two ballistic missiles over Hokkaido and conducted its sixth nuclear test with an explosive force nearly 10 times more destructive than the atomic bomb that flattened Hiroshima ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:17

A year ago was the second or third warmest on record behind 2016, and the hottest without an extra dose of heat caused by an El Nino event in the Pacific Ocean, the United Nations says. So much of the difference in 2017 between the groups that find it in second place and third place has to do with how the Arctic is handled". 2017 marks the 41st consecutive year since 1977 with global land and ocean temperatures at least nominally above the 20th century average, according to NOAA.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:16

The Trump organization documented its allure seven days after a government region court judge in San Francisco said the Obama-time program must stay set up and the Department of Homeland Security must keep on accepting restoration applications from foreigners at present in the program.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:56

When asked for an overall grade on Trump's first year in office, the lion's share of respondents (35 percent) gave Trump a failing grade. What's more , at the one-year mark, Trump has the most polarized approval gap between his own party and the opposing party in the same time span.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:56

Interestingly, however, while Israel considers Iran to be the epicentre of terrorism, India considers Pakistan as being so. Mr. Modi said the vehicle would be stationed in the Banaskantha border district where the BSF and villagers can both benefit from it.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:48

A Freeze Warning exists when freezing temperature (32 degrees or below) are expected or imminent in an area. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation. WHEN... From 6 PM CST this evening to 9 AM CST Wednesday . As of 4:30 a.m., the Topeka air temperature was minus-1 degree with a wind-chill at minus-15 degrees.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:48

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's staff prints out President Donald Trump's tweets for him to read, Tillerson said Wednesday, noting he does not have any social media accounts of his own. The spokesman for the US -led coalition, officially known as Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR), Ryan Dillon's statement, had said on January 14 that the coalition will establish a 30,000-strong new border security force with the SDF in Syria .

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:44

Kelly also took credit for steering Trump in a more moderate direction during the sit-down, which was reportedly called at the urging of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), as the deadline for government funding creeps closer. The retired general told Bret Baier on Wednesday evening that Customs and Border Protection experts told Trump a year ago after surveying the land between the US and Mexico that a wall "would not be realistic" in some areas.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:46

A little over a week after drive-by shooters murdered Rabbi Raziel Shevach in Havat Gilad, Israeli security forces on Thursday captured the terrorists responsible for the attack during an overnight raid in the West Bank city of Jenin.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:45

Six- year-old was injured after being stabbed with a knife by a girl. A teacher said that though all closed-circuit televisions in the school were functional, there was no CCTV near the bathroom and hence it was becoming hard to zero in on the accused girl.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:45

The court said it was the responsibility of the state governments to keep law and order, and that they can not find short cuts as far as doing their job is concerned. We always demanded that the distorted history or facts should not be presented in the front of the people of India. "We have very high regard for our Rani Padmini, and we will immolate ourselves to keep her dignity intact", she said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:37

Four minutes later, with the Timberwolves on offense, Bjelica cut into the lane and collided head-on with Afflalo. The Magic wound up pulling off the big home upset of the Timberwolves, 108-102. Even though Afflalo was the aggressor early on, Bjelica quickly took control of the fight by countering with a front facelock. For Orlando, the Cavs present some challenges.

by | January 18, 2018 | 07:24

Official White House physician Admiral Ronny Jackson announced Tuesday that the president is in "excellent health" following last Friday's physical exam, Donald Trump's first since being elected to office. But Jackson did say he had concerns about Trump's diet and exercise and has recommended some changes. Aside from the well-known fact that the president has suffered from high cholesterol in the past, and continues to take a small dose of cholesterol-lowering medication, there seem ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 06:51

In the southern and central counties, between 3 and 8 inches of fresh snow will fall before the precipitation tapers off around noon. Saturday will be partly sunny with a high near 27 and a low around 14. The actual total on Christmas was 34 inches. The northern one-third of the nation has a very good chance of seeing snow on the ground on Christmas morning, espcially Colorado and the New England area.

by | January 18, 2018 | 05:05

Philadelphia holds a 3-0 playoff record over Minnesota with two of those wins coming in Philadelphia . He stepped in when Scott Mitchell was injured. "We're only a few weeks into the Nick Foles era, so to speak", Pederson said Wednesday. The 18-year old University of Pennsylvania freshman tweeted, 'Looks like we got a battle of the centinarians'.

by | January 18, 2018 | 05:02

TECO crews are leaving for Puerto Rico on Wednesday morning to help restore power to the country following Hurricane Maria. "We are grateful to all parents, students and staff, who have remained and continued to support this situation", the school wrote on its Facebook page.

by | January 18, 2018 | 05:04

Polls for the 2020 presidential election have been scant, although Sanders did lead Trump in a recent Morning Consult survey . Nielsen says the department is going after the threat of white supremacy. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., asked her specifically if she heard the vulgarity used or a "substantially similar word" to describe certain countries. It was unclear what that tough language may have been.

by | January 18, 2018 | 05:01

Derby County's Gary Rowett, Espanyol's Quique Sanchez Flores - who managed Watford in 2015-16 - and Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill were all considered targets but the former signed a new contract last week and the other two ruled themselves out of contention.

by | January 18, 2018 | 05:02

After a politically charged speech at the Golden Globe awards, social media and commentators started pitching the idea that Winfrey should challenge President Donald Trump in the next election, but her lead over fellow former TV star is within the margin of error, according to a new Politico poll.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:59

The document highlighted that Crouch will continue with the initiative promoted by deputy Jo Cox, assassinated in June 2016 after receiving several stabs and shots from a man related to the extreme right. "Throughout 2017 we have heard from new parents, children, disabled people, carers, refugees and older people about their experience of loneliness", Ms.Reeves and Ms.Kennedy added.

by | January 18, 2018 | 05:00

Trump promised to end the program during the campaign, and in announcing it was being phased out, U.S. Attorney Jeff Sessions called it an unconstitutional circumvention of Congress. Responding to a series of questions, Trump said "honestly" Democrats do not want to make a deal. Trump's remarks come after talks on a bipartisan immigration proposal froze after the President made disparaging comments in an Oval Office meeting with lawmakers in which he derided African nations as "shithole ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:57

It said the girl's body was found with 19 severe injuries and signs of "unspeakable torture". She died in a hospital 13 days later. The discovery of the body came a day after the Supreme Court took up a plea related to honour killings, not uncommon in north India.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:52

Mr Lee, also known as Zhen Cheng Li, served in the US Army from 1982-86, say court documents. A former Central Intelligence Agency officer is under arrest on charges of illegally retaining highly classified information relating to the USA spy network in China - including notebooks containing lists of informants and details of their operations, the Justice Department announced Tuesday.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:52

Conditions will improve through the afternoon as the wintry weather ends. The good news is warmer temperatures are expected Friday into the weekend. Here's a look at what you can expect in some of the area's affected by Inga's path as it continues through Wednesday night, which is when the storm is expected to taper off.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:52

Spokesman for the Kaduna State Police Command, Mr Mukhtar Aliyu, confirmed to Channels Television on Wednesday that the incident took place in Kagarko Local Government Area of the state. Last February, two German archaeologists were abducted in the region, though were later freed. Though he did not give further details, he said the anti-kidnap unit of the police was on the trail of the kidnappers.