Asserting that not even a single drop of water would be allowed to go outside the state, the Punjab Cabinet had yesterday chose to call on President, requesting him not to accept the opinion of the apex court. In the ordinary course, a state government would have been required to uphold the apex court verdict with alacrity. "If another law is brought (by Punjab) then it will be not more than a dikhawa (show off)", he said.
By adding to the uncertainty over US policy, Trump's election alone may have a chilling effect - and not just for American companies such as Boeing or GE, which has also been looking at opportunities in aviation and energy. The agreement also lifted global sanctions against the Islamic Republic. The U.S. president-elect has publicly criticized Pakistan in the past for battling some Islamic militant groups while tolerating others.
They explain Congress has already granted the president power to alter immigration rules without congressional approval and as long as the ban was designed properly, it would likely survive any court challenges. Dr Al Dhaheri still believed the country was safe to visit for Emiratis, as they were in no more danger than any other Muslim. "That's why extremists are very happy with Trump - he gives them ammunition".
South Africa's response made a mockery of Australia's attempt as their inability to contend with swinging and seaming conditions reared its ugly head again. "We thank Cricket Australia and the authorities for dealing with the matter in a swift, professional and stern way and for carrying out the full might of the law".
The target of the attack was an area where believers would perform dhamal - a trance-like dance. The blast happened when about 500 to 600 devotees were present at shrine. Extremist groups in the province of Balochistan have frequently targeted public institutions this year. This is the third major incident of a bombing in the province since August.
Members of the royal family will join her on Whitehall in central London where they will lay wreaths at the Cenotaph with the Prime Minister, leaders of the main political parties and Commonwealth dignitaries. This year's event marks the centenaries of the Battle of the Somme and the Battle of Jutland as well as the 25th anniversary of the Gulf War and the and the 80th anniversary of the first flight of the Supermarine Spitfire.
We don't want to give you false hope but there is a very slight chance Hillary Clinton could still become the next president of the United States. Trump's unexpected victory was facilitated by wins in swing states such as Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania and North Carolina, but also in Arizona and Wisconsin where the race was tight.
He said he wanted to work together to "rebuild" the nation, saying the country has "tremendous potential". "But our campaign was never about one person or about one election". Still, he vowed to set aside those differences for the greater good of the US. The first swing state to be called for Mr Trump was OH at just before 3.30am - and Florida, Iowa, North Carolina and Pennsylvania all followed for the billionaire.
US-backed peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians collapsed in 2014. Asked whether he believed in the two-state solution, the basis of more than two decades of peace negotiations, Friedman said Trump was "tremendously skeptical".
Turkey's Foreign Ministry has issued a travel warning for the United States on Saturday amid ongoing anti-Trump protests, Anadolu reported. The protests were largely peaceful except for the one in Portland, Oregon, which led to violence and rioting but was later brought under control by police through tear-gas shelling.
Interior minister Sarfraz Bugti said it was not clear if the attack was carried out by a suicide bomber. Rescue teams were facing difficulties in their operations due to darkness, and the mountainous nature of the site. Last month IS claimed responsibility for an attack in which three Islamic militants stormed a police academy in the southwestern city of Quetta , killing 61 people, mostly cadets and trainees.
A Hyundai Motor spokesman declined to comment and Samsung Group could not immediately confirm the reports of prosecutors questioning their respective officials. But opposition parties say her words are meaningless without specific promises about transferring much of her presidential powers to a new No. 2. Samsung made the largest donation of more than Dollars 15 million and is accused of separately offering 2.8 million euros (USD 3.1 million) to Choi to bankroll her daughter's equestrian ...
Farage would not say if he was playing a role in Trump's transition. In Burlington, Vt., about 200 people gathered in City Hall Park, heeding a call issued via Facebook by University of Vermont sophomore Emily Flaherty. With shouts of "Not My President", "America was never great", and "Make America Safe For All", many anguished citizens exercised their Constitutional rights to peaceful protest by doing just that.
It could have been a third straight romp for No. 15 North Carolina, which averages more than 450 yards per game. This loss will nearly guarantee them dropping clear out of the top 25 since Duke was in last place and had the worst record of all ACC teams at 3-5 before the game.
He also thanked Abe for Japan's support to India's bid for membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group . "The termination clause is there in other NCAs (nuclear cooperation agreements) we have signed, including with the US (Article 14)". In a 12-page joint statement last night, the two leaders "welcomed the high degree of convergence in the political, economic and strategic interests of the two countries that provides an enduring basis for a long-term partnership".
Ryan and Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, another Wisconsinite, played a critical role in cracking the fabled "Blue Wall" that Hillary Clinton in the Rust Belt and subtly played up his own role in helping Trump Wednesday morning.
I've regularly written that both presidential candidates are highly unpopular. But Nayak wrote that after seeing record early-vote turnout in several states, turnout lagged on Election Day in large, swing-states metropolitan areas like Philadelphia, Detroit, Milwaukee, and Raleigh-Durham.
From the White House, Trump headed to Capitol Hill for meetings with House Speaker Paul Ryan, of Wisconsin, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, of Kentucky, to discuss the GOP legislative agenda. President Obama promised his support. In what seemed like a possible early pivot by Trump , controversial campaign proposals, including his call to ban Muslims from entering the USA, disappeared for a while on Thursday from the president-elect's campaign website.
Maggie Hassan declared victory in the Senate race Wednesday morning, but incumbent GOP Sen. Kelly Ayotte refused to concede defeat. Republican Rep. Russ Feingold in a rematch. In Missouri and North Carolina, where entrenched GOP incumbents Roy Blunt and Richard Burr faced unexpectedly strong challenges from Democrats, both prevailed in the end.
Eurosceptics in Austria, France and the Netherlands lined up to claim they would be next to cause upsets in elections planned for the coming months. Regarding the refugees and other foreigners, the approach of Mr Trump in no way matches the convictions of Europeans.
Instead, police officials have reason to believe that the bombing was in retaliation to a Pakistani anti-Shiite militant group leader being killed. He said that more than 10 ambulances of Edhi foundation have reached the blast site and rescue efforts were underway, Geo News reported.
She said the result was "painful" and would be "for a long time", but told Americans that her campaign was not exclusively about her candidacy or one particular election. Obama said he will do everything he can to help the NY businessman succeed when he takes power in January and urged the country to unite behind the Republican.
During a heated election campaign, Trump tried several nicknames for Clinton, including "Heartless Hillary", "Unstable Hillary Clinton", and " Lyin' Hillary ."At the end of the final debate in October, Trump said Clinton was "such a nasty woman".
Apparently it was cordial. During a 90-minute private meeting, Barack Obama said the two discussed foreign and domestic policy and how to ensure a smooth handover of power. Were going to move very strongly on immigration, he said. Trump's elders in the Republican Party, and sometimes the Republican National Committee, viewed him as anathema to the overall objectives of the party.
Avoiding such risky conditions in the Indian capital will require looking towards long-term initiatives for tackling air pollution levels that have alarmed Delhi dwellers, according to Indian environmental experts. "If urgent steps on emergency scale are not taken, the economic impact arising out of the health issues could be catastrophic for the NCR, one of the important pillars of the national economy".
Two U.S. service members and two civilian contractors were killed while 17 were wounded, of which 16 were Americans and one was a Polish service member. In a statement , the USA defense secretary expressed his condolences to the families of the victims while sending a message to the attackers: "For those who carried out this attack, my message is simple".
Comey sent a letter to Congress only days before the election announcing that he was reinstating an investigation into whether Clinton mishandled classified information when she used a private email server while secretary of state from 2009 to 2012.
The President-elect also revealed during the interview that Bill Clinton , who has been fronted with rape allegations during the campaign trail, also called Trump. President Enrique Pena Nieto of Mexico, a prime target of Trump's anti-immigration campaign rhetoric, reached out to congratulate the incoming leader and announced they would soon meet.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi concluded talks on Friday on a wide range of collaborative bilateral issues, with the signing of a contentious civilian nuclear pact. Beijing expressed serious reservations about the nuclear agreement.In a joint statement during Modi's official visit to Japan, both the leaders underlined the need for all countries to effectively deal with growing menace of transnational terrorism and violent extremism.
The Atlanta Braves have reportedly reached an agreement on a deal to bring long-time pitcher Bartolo Colon to its roster. It's a one-year deal worth $12.5 million, FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal adds. It seems like Atlanta is adding experience in their off-season. In a ideal world, Colon is not needed if all of them stay healthy. He agreed to a one-year contract with an $8 million guarantee.
In a report published on Thursday, Amnesty International said its researchers had gathered evidence that up to six people were "extrajudicially executed" last month in the al-Shura and al-Qayyara sub-districts over suspected ties to ISIL, also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant or ISIS.
The victim was provided medical aid and transported to a Portland hospital for treatment to non-life-threatening injuries, it said. Riggs says that of seven arrests , four were from Indianapolis and three from out of town. In Chicago, police told CNN they are investigating an incident this week in which a group of people reportedly beat a man while yelling that he voted for Trump.
The target of the attack was an area where believers would perform the dhamaal . He said over 500 people were present in the courtyard of the shrine when the blast happened. At least 62 people were killed and 102 were injured on Saturday evening in a bombing at the shrine of Shah Norani in Khuzdar district of Balochistan.
I think it may be time to shift the start of the firearms deer season permanently to something like the second Saturday in November. MI wildlife regulators are offering some reminders for deer hunters who shortly will take to the woods and fields for firearms season.
The Canadian singer-songwriter has died at the age of 82 . We have lost one of music's most revered and prolific visionaries. "It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist Leonard Cohen has passed away ", his Facebook page said late Thursday.