Kumar even took a jibe at the Opposition's pick and questioned that has "Bihar ki beti " been nominated only to lose, adding he has enormous respect for the former Lok Sabha speaker. The Congress said the post of the President should be held by someone who would protect the Constitution, "belong to all" and be away from politics.
The announcement came after Sushma Swaraj spoke about easing of rules to apply for a passport previous year in December. This move came after the President of India , Pranab Mukherjee accepted recommendations from the same report. Countries like Russian Federation and Germany have passports in their respective languages, she said in an address at an event to commemorate 50 years of the Passport Act.
When he arrived at MedStar Washington Hospital Center last Wednesday, the No. 3 House Republican "was as critical as can be", the hospital's director of trauma said. Originally listed as critical, his condition has improved over the past week and a half. Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, was also shot. Mika is out of the intensive care unit and appeared to be in good spirits during a visit with Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth.
The Guard said it fired six missiles in total from Kermanshah and also from Iran's Kurdistan province into Syria's Deir el-Zour province, where IS has been trying to fortify its positions in the face of a US -led coalition onslaught. "It was necessary that Iran gave such response to the IS after their recent terror attacks in Tehran ". While the nuclear deal didn't impose many restrictions on Iran's ballistic missiles programme, a non-binding United Nations resolution called on ...
Underlining his agenda, he said he would work for the country's "all-round development, fulfilment of youths' aspirations and encouragement to modern education". Kovind filed three set of nomination papers. "Ever since I became Governor, I don't belong to any political party. I think they should decide in favour of Meira Kumar", Memon told ANI .
The investigation comes as authorities realize the horrific fire will have national consequences for thousands of people living in tower blocks across the country. She added that the police were considering manslaughter charges among the possible offences in relation to the fire. McCormack said police were not just investigating the type of material but also how it was installed.
As the storm rolls through, WREG will continue to keep you updated online and on-air with the latest weather information. Some rain also was in the forecast for Thursday, while expected strong thunderstorms Friday afternoon and evening could bring damaging wind gusts.
Tillerson said the State Department is still working to secure the release of three other USA citizens detained in North Korea . University of Virginia student Otto Warmbier visited North Korea over New Year's in 2015 as a tourist, and on Tuesday the 22-year-old returned home to the US -in a coma .
Besides the NDAs constituents, which comprise over 48.6 per cent of votes in the electoral college that will elect the next president, regional parties such as the AIADMK, BJD, TRS and JD (U) have announced their support to the Dalit leader, making his win an nearly foregone conclusion.
The judge had found that Dassey was coerced into a confession in which he admitted that he assisted his uncle, Steven Avery , in sexually assaulting and killing the photographer, Teresa Halbach . "We continue to send our condolences to the Halbach family, as they have to suffer through another attempt by Mr. Dassey to re-litigate his guilty verdict and sentence", he added.
Envoy Jason Greenblatt has already made several visits. Kushner began his meeting with Abbas by stating all the Israeli concerns, including stopping the payments, according to Hebrew media reports, angering Abbas. "That's a lie", Netanyahu tweeted in one of a series of angry tweets, preceding the arrival in the region of Kushner and Greenblatt. Few Israelis can contemplate dividing Jerusalem , and nearly none would entertain Palestinian demands for allowing refugees and their ...
In the first half, Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio was caught on the TV broadcast aiming a verbal obscenity at New Zealand coaching staff. PORTUGAL go into their final Confederations Cup match against New Zealand firmly in the driving seat.
While it's typically female students who take the brunt of the dress code controversy , this time the boys made the news. A spokesperson for Devon county council said: "About 30 boys arrived at school this morning wearing school skirts ".
Australia had suspended air strikes over Syria "as a precautionary measure" after Russian Federation threatened that it would consider any plane from the US led coalition flying west of Euphrates as potential targets. Air sorties over Iraq continued during the temporary stay. The statement came amid an increased USA bombing campaign and Sunday's downing of a Syrian jet, the first since the start of the civil war six years ago.
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The retreating gunmen, variously estimated by the military and police to number from 200 to 300, later occupied a Malagakit grade school building, where they sporadically traded shots with troops up to nightfall, said local army spokesman Capt.
Tel Aviv - Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman accused on Thursday Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of prolonging the economic crisis in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip. At the same time, it is understood that the U.S. does not want to impose preconditions that would prevent a resumption of substantive peace efforts. Kushner joined by U.S.
And when I looked at the budget that Nancy Pelosi negotiated, I looked around the table and I said, 'Are we being punked? Pelosi also has a long history of holding her party together through hard votes - enabling former President Barack Obama to shepherd into law a series of Democratic-backed measures in 2009 and 2010 and later forcing Republicans to grapple with the politically damaging divisions within their own ranks.
The state of Wisconsin now has three options: it can retry Dassey within 90 days, it can appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, or it can ask for another review, this time by the entire 7th Circuit. "We continue to send our condolences to the Halbach family as they have to suffer through another attempt by Mr. Dassey to re-litigate his guilty verdict and sentence", reads a statement provided by the DOJ.
According to reports , many of those wounded in the blast are in critical condition. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has condemned the suicide vehicle bombing outside a bank in southern Helmand province that killed at least 29 people. The Taliban effectively control or contest 10 of the 14 districts in Helmand, blighted by a huge opium harvest that helps fund the insurgency, and have repeatedly threatened to seize Lashkar Gah .
He died Monday at a Cincinnati hospital. Ohio's Republican U.S. senator says he had a secret meeting in December with North Korean officials to urge that they release a college student from his Cincinnati home area. Those who have "absolutely no idea" about "how well" Pyongyang treated Warmbier "under humanitarian conditions dare to utter "mistreatment" and "torture"," the statement from the official read .
Susan Collins of ME said it was "too soon" to judge the bill and she has some concerns about cuts to Medicaid after 2025 and defunding of Planned Parenthood. Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president of the consulting firm Avalare Health, said the Senate subsidies would be smaller than Obama's because they're keyed to the cost of a bare-bones plan and because additional help now provided for deductibles and copayments would eventually be discontinued.
The coroner's office is working with doctors who treated Mr Warmbier before it presents any conclusions about his death. There will be more interviews and records reviewed. It demanded that South Korea return 12 restaurant workers who defected to the South a year ago. So far, these responses below are all the White House is willing to say about Warmer's death and the message is clear from Trump's - Obama has Warmbier's blood on his hands, the Trump administration deserves applause for at ...
They pledged to improve intelligence-sharing about potential threats, stop the flow of militants, funds and weapons, and contain the spread of propaganda on social media. He said immigration procedures should also be strengthened since they are the first line of defense in blocking militants who come in through the countries' airports.
To him, the posture of American embassy on this new travel ban, smacks disrespect since former U.S. Presidents and Congressmen will expect courtesies extended to them when traveling to Ghana. He appealed to Ghanaians to host the two suspects at least for two years. They argued the agreement was an worldwide treaty which required ratification by Parliament and therefore proceeded to the Supreme Court for a true and proper interpretation of Article 75 of the 1992 Constitution.
This map, updated as of June 15, 2017, shows the 305 USA cities that have voted to uphold the resolution and ideals of the Paris Climate Accord. He does not agree that the accord is the best way to respond to, or to address, climate-change issues.
Five residents identified images of the man being arrested as their neighbour, Osborne, who according to reports is originally from Somerset. The Police also confirmed that they were treating the incident as a terror attack . The man said: "I have been living in London now nearly eight years - it is a good place, a safe place, but after what happened it doesn't seem to be as we thought it was".
Firefighters are working today in Pedrogao to ensure the blaze will not start again in certain areas. According to the regional head of the civil protection services, 95 percent of the fire had been put out by Wednesday, but some 1,200 firefighters were trying to control the remaining flames.
Trump also clarified that he did not make any such secret recordings of Comey. Trump on Thursday published a series of tweets saying that he does not have recordings of his interactions with Comey , about six weeks after he tweeted that Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations".
Of those, about 50 near-Earth size habitable zone candidates have been detected, and 30 have been verified. "This carefully-measured catalog is the foundation for directly answering one of astronomy's most compelling questions - how many planets like our Earth are in the galaxy?" said Susan Thompson, a Kepler research scientist and lead author of the study.
The so-called individual mandate aimed at keeping insurance markets solvent by prompting younger, healthier people to buy policies has always been one of the GOP's favorite targets. After that, those payments would end. "When legislation does come to the floor, it will present Senate Democrats with another opportunity to do what's right for the American people", McConnell said in a statement Thursday.
A tropical depression formerly known as Tropical Storm Cindy caused flooding on Thursday in several US southeastern states, spawned a tornado that injured four people in Alabama, and cut 16 percent of Gulf of Mexico oil production. Heavy rainfall will expand across the Tennessee and OH valleys today and across the central Appalachians Friday into Saturday . "We can not stress enough the importance of avoiding high water", Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards warned Wednesday ahead of ...
It was unclear if his tweet was a signal that those efforts are perceived to have failed. Tensions have been high between the USA and the rogue state since American student Otto Warmbier died as a result of a catastrophic brain injury sustained while he was detained by North Korea.
But North Korean authorities accused him of committing a hostile act against the country by stealing a propaganda poster from his hotel. Otto Warmbier's brother, sister and friends were among the scheduled speakers for the funeral Thursday at a high school in his hometown of Wyoming, near Cincinnati.
The article published by KCNA Friday was Pyongyang's first reaction to the death of Warmbier. "Our relevant agencies treat all criminals. thoroughly in accordance with domestic laws and global standards and Warmbier was not an exception", a spokesman for the National Reconciliation Council said .