In the battle for the states were involved India's biggest party BJP, current Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP), which established an alliance with India' s opposition party Congress and the popular female politician Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).
German Chancellor and European leader Angela Merkel has signalled to member nations that meetings could begin on April 6 if Brexit is triggered in the coming week. The Brexit Bill was passed without amendment by the elected House of Commons. The statement by the group, led by Chuka Umunna, said any other form of trading arrangement would make working people worse off and mean higher costs for business, fewer jobs and inflated prices.
The BJP "sold dreams" to win Uttar Pradesh and voters would soon realise when the party fails to deliver on its election promises, Congress leader Tom Vadakkan said on Saturday. The decision resulted in hardship as a result of a cash crunch across the board. While the drop may not be very significant, political observers say what seems to have hurt the regional parties is the splitting of the Muslim vote, which forms a large chunk in UP, with about 20%.
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If we go by the exit polls , Congress had a minor advantage and could get 55-65 seats whereas AAP is projected to win anywhere between 42-55 seats. The results of exit polls on Thursday by various agencies have confirmed the widespread feeling that the voter sentiment is still in the favour of the Bharatiya Janata Party could emerge as the single-largest party in three of five states.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker attempted to put a fearless face on Britain's impending departure. Brussels's chief Brexit negotiator wants British citizens to continue to enjoy certain EU benefits even after the United Kingdom formally withdraws from the Union.
The possibility comes as the Catholic church faces an "enormous" priest shortage, especially in rural communities. The Pope's comments about married men as potential priests did not surprise DePaul University's Reverend Stan Ilo. The landmark meeting between Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayed and Pope Francis was hailed as the culmination of improving relations with the Muslim world since the rocky and short lived tenure of Francis' predecessor Benedict XVI.
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The "unprecedented" verdict in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, where the Bharatiya Janata Party is set to form the next government along with its allies after a long gap has put the party firmly in pole position for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Han-Sol, 21, is believed to have graduated from Sciences Po university in Paris and had been living in exile with his parents in the Chinese territory of Macau before he disappeared with his mother and sister following his father's death. Kim Jong-Nam, who was the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was apparently poisoned with a deadly toxin at Kuala Lumpur airport on February 13th.
The Congress lost out to the saffron party in both these states, but found some consolation in its comfortable victory in Punjab, where Captain Amarinder Singh is set to become CM once again. The counting begins from 8.00am IST on March 11, Saturday, and the initial election results trends from UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand , Goa, and Manipur should be known soon after.
Also included is the alleged origin of the document, revealing Obama's much-disputed place of birth as Mombasa, Kenya. The image, which first surfaced in an eBay auction 2009 and was immediately debunked as a forgery, is of a birth certificate supposedly issued by the British Protectorate of Kenya in 1961.
The political scandal involving Ms Park and an old friend of hers, Choi Soon-sil, has rocked South Korea, sparking regular huge protests both against and for her. The court's decision capped a stunning fall for the country's first female leader. Park Geun-hye now makes history twice. It has coincided with a resurgence in the North's nuclear program and an escalation in regional tensions over an advanced United States antimissile system being deployed south of Seoul.
Park was accused of extorting money from the corporations, including Samsung, with Choi's assistance, as well as of letting her meddle in state affairs. "We hope our neighbor South Korea will soon regain political stability", Geng said. Friday's ruling by an eight-member panel now opens her up to possible criminal proceedings.
Congress past year. U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, centre, walks through the Rotunda in Centre Block as he leaves Parliament Hill after a day of bilateral meetings with multiple Canadian ministers on Friday, March 10, 2017 in Ottawa .
With that, Korea will now be required to hold a presidential election within the next 60 days. Police provided no details of the circumstances of the second death, but earlier on Friday afternoon a local hospital official said that a man in his 70's had died from head wounds after falling from a police bus in front of South Korea's Constitutional Court.
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The second blast went off 10 minutes after the first, causing harm also to people tending to the wounded, a Damascus correspondent told a TV station, according to Reuters . The Sayeda Zeinab mausoleum to the south of Damascus, Syria's most visited Shia pilgrimage site, has been hit by several deadly bombings during the six-year-old civil war.
The U.S. intelligence community later concluded with high-confidence that the Russian government directed the DNC breach, among other operations, then utilized the Guccifer 2.0 persona in order to publicly release data obtained in the hacks.
The hair rollers, which the judge was apparently unaware of as she entered her office, topped the list of most searched keywords on South Korea's most-visited web portal at one point. In the photo below, a Park supporter is pepper sprayed during clashes with police. For months, Ms Park has been caught in the midst of a corruption scandal, and now could face criminal charges .
MI would go up by four with the chance to go up more before the aforementioned P.J. three pointer brought the lead back down to just one. MI had all the built-in excuses Thursday if for some reason it didn't play well in the Big Ten Tournament against IL.
Not least because it was under Park that South Korea agreed to host the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) missile system, which was due to be operational by 2017. The court's ruling on Friday , which was met with protests by hundreds of Park's supporters, brought an end to Park's almost five years in power.
Samajwadi Party chief and outgoing UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that perhaps people of UP want more development than SP did during its tenure as he addressed the media in a post defeat press conference accepting defeat in the hands of the saffron party.
At least three more states are suing President Donald Trump over his new travel ban, as Washington state-whose legal action suspended the original executive order-said Thursday that it would renew its request to block the revised one. Legal permanent residents and valid visa holders are also exempt from the new ban. It also temporarily shuts down the U.S. refugee program. The president's new order bars new visas for people from the six countries and temporarily shuts down America's ...
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According to CNN , a man carrying a backpack was able to breach the White House security complex before being apprehended late last night. The Associated Press reported that President Trump was in the White House at the time. It is not the first time that White House security has been breached. Officers later recovered more than 800 rounds of ammunition, a machete and two hatchets from the 42-year-old's vehicle.
Officials placed the White House under security condition "orange" after the incident, which is one of the highest levels of security for the Secret Service. The first family was not at the White House at the time. Gonzalez was apprehended just after making it inside the doors, the Secret Service said. In September 2016 he pleaded guilty to misdemeanour charges, and in January this year was sentenced to three years probation, but spared prison .
Amit Shah has also begun parleys with the RSS brass to decide chief ministerial candidates for the states. Congress took Punjab, offering at least some consolation after Rahul Gandhi, heir apparent to the party leadership, failed again to make an impact.
While public opinion polls showed three out of four South Koreans supported the president's ouster over her alleged involvement in the nation's largest-ever political corruption scandal, there remains a vocal minority of Park's supporters who want to " impeach the impeachment" and reacted violently to the court's decision.
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RESULT :The BJP was locked in a close contest in Goa with the Congress, before the latter pulled ahead to lead in 20 seats to the BJP's 13 seats. The move was seen as politically risky, because most transactions in India are carried out in cash and millions of Indians were forced to join long queues outside banks to deposit their old bills or get hold of new ones.
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India will announce results of five state elections on Saturday, which many are seeing as a referendum on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. However, the Bharatiya Janata Party has a higher chance of winning than the Congress. Another problem for Mayawati is that the BSP will not have a leader of opposition in the Uttar Pradesh assembly, further marginalizing the party in the state.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday thanked the people of the country for the terrific mandate to the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Assembly Elections 2017. Former Goa CM and Congress leader Pratapsingh Rane wins from Poriem constituency. The saffron party with Atal Bihari Vajpayee as the PM had garnered 88 seats in the 2002 elections and the Samajwadi Party had emerged as a clear victor.
The department said many federal prosecutors appointed in the Obama administration have already left their positions, but that Sessions is now seeking the resignations of 46 holdovers. A scandal would arise if particular US Attorneys are fired after their appointment, because they won't do the White House's political bidding - as happened in the US Attorney firing scandal of George W.