In 2012 polls, it had won only one ward. While the Opposition in general was completely decimated in these elections, the BJP has once again come up as the principal opposition force in the state, replacing the Left and the Congress . "The results are a reflection of people's faith in the TMC government". The Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress has made a clean sweep in the seven urban civic body elections across the state.
An " evil attack " is how Attorney General Jeff Sessions described the attack that led to the death of counter-protester Heather Heyer and the injury of multiple others this weekend in Charlottesville , Virginia. One of Fields's high school teachers, Derek Weimer, told USA media that the quiet student had "very radical beliefs" - including a "fondness for Adolf Hitler".
The communist country's attack plan is expected to be finalized in the coming weeks. The North then threatened to lob missiles near Guam , a tiny USA territory some 2,000 miles from Pyongyang . On Wednesday Pyongyang announced it was "carefully examining" an operational plan to launch a ballistic missile strike in the areas around Guam. All the war talk in recent days has alarmed global leaders.
Insurers are scheduled to receive their next round of subsidy payments on August 21 and have asked the federal government for $8 billion in cost-sharing reduction payments for the coming year. Several big-name hedge fund investors trimmed their stakes in healthcare companies in the second quarter as the sector led the broad US stock market higher, rallying amid a Republican effort to repeal and replace President Obama's signature healthcare law.
He then retrieved her purse and tested the powder, which the outlet reported was positive for cocaine. The deputy then brought her inside her office, according to the Miami Herald , and asked Hester if she had anything in her auto. People come to school to learn and not to see people doing drugs in their cars". A woman has been arrested for allegedly doing drugs outside of a middle school.
Silvers, who was named to the Preseason All-Sun Belt First Team, is also on watch lists for the Maxwell, Davey O'Brien and John Unitas Golden Arm awards. A four-year starter, Linehan enters his senior campaign within striking distance of almost every school passing record. A native of Orange Beach, Ala., Silvers led the Sun Belt and finished 35th nationally with 23 touchdown passes last season.
In a brutally honest interview, 64-year-old Brigitte Macron admitted that she was reminded of the age gap every morning when she looked at the boyish Mr Macron, 39. Our story is so simple'. The couple ended up pursuing a passionate affair, before the mother of three left her first husband. "I would like a defined framework", he said.
I mean, Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis, these are all parts of our heritage". Under pressure, Trump made a specific condemnation of the violence Monday, naming white supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis. The Virginia police have pushed back against the words of the Virginia governor, and so we have tweaked the title and reached out to the governor's office for comment, and will update accordingly if we get a response.
Jack Scotney, who scored an A in maths and a C in further maths and physics, said: "I am really pleased with my grades". Once again, the school did well in applied courses, with Sport and Business students particularly excelling. A total of 64 per cent of students achieved the four highest grades, the best rate for three years. Another top performer, John Greenacre scored an A* in maths and an A in further maths and physics, he will be heading off to study physics at University of ...
Later in the day, a co-host of another Fox News show said that Trump has "lost him" with the assertion that there were some "very fine people" participating in the white supremacist rally. Wendy Osefo and Gianno Caldwell were both reduced to tears. It's time for us to have that conversation again. "People are hurting, my colleague on the other side of the aisle and I are tearing up", she said.
All of which makes the shift from one of my worlds (news) to the other (ordinary life) feel as jarring as exiting a dark movie theater into bright daylight. A short dispatch from state news agency KCNA said Tuesday that a foreign ministry spokesman made the statement in response to foreign media reports that talks are ongoing.
Some of those groups specifically cited Trump's election after a campaign of racially charged rhetoric as validation of their beliefs. "When such actions arise from racial bigotry and hatred, they betray our core values and can not be tolerated".
Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce , also from the National Party, said on Monday he may not be eligible to be in parliament after being told he may be a dual citizen of Australia and New Zealand. An Australian senator on Thursday became the sixth politician to have their eligibility to sit in parliament questioned over dual citizenship, which proscribes Australians from being elected to parliament.
Local media has reported that two people have died and 20 injured and that attackers were holed up in a bar. A van plowed into a crowd of people at a popular tourist site in Barcelona, Spain Thursday. Reports say the van ploughed into people outside a Kosher food shop, although this is yet to be confirmed. Esparcia said he was taking cover inside a Starbucks.
Sidelined AIADMK Amma deputy chief T T V Dhinakaran's camp today claimed victory over the probe ordered into late chief minister Jayalalithaa's death, saying it had been done only after its leader made such a demand. "In order to showcase Amma's achievements and sacrifices, her Poes Garden residence - Veda Nilayam will be converted into a memorial for the public to visit", said the Chief Minister.
Lee monument in Charlottesville, Virginia on Friday and Saturday. It was loaded into a pickup truck Tuesday morning and taken to a storage site. Following the violence in Charlottesville, Va., when protesters and counter protesters clashed and 32-year-old Heather Heyer was killed when a vehicle rammed through a group of pedestrians, Confederate monuments and statues came down overnight in Baltimore, while the mayor of Lexington , Ky.
Another man and woman were treated for less serious injuries in hospital following the shooting. Eyewitness reports say two men in balaclavas walked up to a house and fired a number of shots. Those injured people undergoing treatment in hospital were not believed to be critically ill. Anyone who was in the area is asked to contact Ballymun garda station on 01-666-4400.
General Joe Dunford, the chairman of the USA joint chiefs of staff, also told reporters during his visit to Beijing that the U.S. has no plans to "dial back" military exercises with South Korea, which have angered both China and North Korea.
Three Ohio industry leaders were among those sitting on President Trump's economic advisory panels , which were abruptly dissolved Wednesday. One of President Donald Trump's councils of top business leaders is planning to disband, following controversial remarks made by Mr.
Concern that North Korea is close to achieving its goal of putting the mainland United States within range of a nuclear weapon has caused tension to spike in recent months. China's Ministry of Commerce said the embargo will be imposed on coal, iron, iron ore, lead and seafood from the North. The North Korean leader accused Washington of provoking Pyongyang by "introducing huge nuclear strategic equipment into the vicinity of the peninsula" and urged the USA to stop "arrogant ...
Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims from around the world have already arrived in Saudi Arabia for the hajj, which begins late next week. The way in which the deal was reached and announced out of Saudi Arabia raised questions about the level of the Qatari government's involvement.
Kelly's hire has prompted a renewed effort from Bannon's rivals inside and outside the White House to try to secure the former Breitbart chief's ouster. President Trump is believed to have been considering ousting Mr Bannon, who branded Breitbart a "platform for the alt-right" during his there tenure a year ago, for months and has sent him into a form of internal exile within the White House.
So after learning about this latest loss of confidence by his former strategic and policy forum, Trump tried to put a more favorable spin on the defections. As the new White House chief of staff, John Kelly routes all calls to and from President Donald Trump through the White House switchboard, where he can sign off on them.
In the city itself, there was a surge in optimism as hordes of young Hong Kongers, previously written off as apathetic about politics slept in the streets for weeks on end and clashed with police to demand their rights. "The future is looking a lot more bleak now than it was even just a few months ago". The department of justice said in a statement released prior to the sentencing that "there is absolutely no basis to imply any political motive" on their part, and that freedom of speech is ...
Not all of those people were white supremacists by any stretch". He too has never been as resistant to condemn what he called in his RNC speech "a hateful foreign ideology". "There can be no moral ambiguity". Abraham Lincoln, the United States president who freed the slaves and defeated the southern confederacy in the 1861-1865 civil war, is a prominent Republican and one of the most revered figures in U.S.
The Dame put most of the first family on blast in an interview with Allure , but also declared that one member might just save us from the president's tiny hands. "You look at old Mel there, and she is one of the most powerful women in the world because she could take him down", she said of the First Lady before adding that the former model "almost" brought her husband down when she famously swatted away his hand.
In a statement he published on Twitter, Stanton wrote, "If President Trump is coming to Arizona to announce a pardon for former Sheriff Jeff Arpaio, then it will be clear that his true intent is to inflame emotions and further divide our nation".
However, JD (U) president Vashishtha Narayan said that Sharad Yadav was not removed from the party, but, replaced with RCP Singh. The Janata Dal (United) is mulling options to oust its rebel leader Sharad Yadav from the Rajya Sabha. Lalu Prasad has called a mega rally of opposition parties on August 27 against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Patna. "For god's sake, he should not go to that rally".
Chilesaurus shares the bird-hip characteristics of an inverted, bird-like hip structure but does not have the distinctive beak of many other bird-hipped dinosaurs. "Now that we think ornithischians and meat-eating dinosaurs such as Tyrannosaurus are related". This latest study , published in the Royal Society's Biology Letters , indicates that the animal belongs to Ornithischia , which is a "bird-hipped" group that includes Stegosaurus and Triceratops .
They gave chase and ended up at the port, where the unidentified man ditched the vehicle and began climbing the crane. At 8 p.m., the standoff continued. The man, wearing a Kobe Bryant Lakers jersey, got out of the moving vehicle and climbed up a tower, making his way to the catwalk of a crane. Police waited below for him, anxious that if they approached he might slip or jump.
Bush and George W. Bush and others took aim at the remarks by Trump that worsened deep divisions within a Republican Party that controls both chambers of Congress and the White House . "Fanning divisiveness is not the answer", Dimon said. "It is a leader's role, in business or government, to bring people together, not tear them apart".
An Amber Alert was issued a little before 11 a.m. for the missing children, but was quickly canceled when an IMPD traffic stop on Michigan St at Meridian St in downtown Indianapolis. Both shooting victims worked for the company. The children were believed to be in "extreme danger" at the time. She said Huesca was in critical condition at an Indianapolis hospital and Canizales was undergoing surgery.
All of the wounded were transferred to the Abu Yousif Najjar hospital in Rafah. It would be the first time a suicide attack has targeted Hamas forces in Gaza, the security sources said. The Hamas Interior Ministry described the assailant and his colleague as "ideologically deviant", a term Hamas uses to describe members of the Islamic State group and other extremists.
Turkish Energy Minister Berat Albayrak said last week the referendum would harm energy cooperation with northern Iraq's Kurdish regional authority, which pumps hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil a day to Turkey's Ceyhan export terminal.
Mourners gathered in Charlottesville on Wednesday to remember Heather Heyer , who was killed on Saturday when a vehicle rammed into a crowd of people protesting the white nationalist rally. Lee commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia Why is his statue in Charlottesville being taken down? Meanwhile, throughout the South, many monuments were raised to the Confederate cause.