His selection comes after days of discussion and consultation between the party's central observers Nirmala Sitharaman and Narendra Singh Tomar, BJP core group members, and RSS functionaries. He did his graduation from a college in Mandi town and postgraduation from Panjab University in Chandigarh. Considered a popular Thakur face, the lawmaker from Seraj constituency served as the BJP's state chief between 2006 and 2009 and was credited with striking a balance between the warring factions.
Patrick Jiron, 80, and his wife Barbara, 70, drove from California to Vermont with the 27kg stash of weed in their vehicle but were arrested in Nebraska after being pulled over for traffic violations. In the back of the truck, beneath the pickup topper, authorities discovered 60 pounds of marijuana and several containers of concentrated THC, NPR reported.
Speaking at a press conference in Bethlehem as Christians prepare to celebrate Christmas at the site where Jesus Christ is traditionally believed to have been born, Christian leaders said that without peace in Jerusalem, there will not be peace anywhere in the world.
There will be 9 stations between the Botanical Garden and Kalkaji Mandir, and the trains will run on a time interval of 5 minutes initially. This section is a part of longer 38.23 kilometer sprawling over an elaborate land area in Delhi. The DMRC officials avoided any clear response to questions relating to inviting the Delhi chief minister. The Delhi government sources affirmed that CM has no clue of the upcoming event.
Early trends in the counting of votes at Chennia's RK Nagar show Sasikala's nephew T.T.V Dhinakaran leading the race, followed by AIADMK's E. Madhusudhanan. The by-election, which became a prestige battle between the two factions of the AIADMK, was held on December 21 and 77.68 percent voters exercised their franchise.
NCCC Mall said in its Facebook page that the mayor's and social services offices are ready to assist families of those missing at a restaurant about 200 meters from the mall. "When our firemen tried to enter they were pushed back by smoke and fire", she said. The cause of the fire was not immediately known. Deadly blazes occur regularly in the Philippines, particularly in slum areas where there are virtually no fire safety standards.
The blaze hit the NCCC Mall of Davao in Ma-a village when shoppers were buying for the Christmas holidays, according to city police spokesperson Maria Teresita Gaspan. Authorities have not provided a cause of the fire. In the deadliest fire in the Philippines in recent times, 162 people were killed in a huge blaze that gutted a Manila disco in 1996.
The UN measure requires that all member states - including the U.S. - act according to a UN Security Council resolution that says no country should establish diplomatic missions in Jerusalem. No reason was given from both PAS and the rally organisers on Hadi's non-appearance. The rally saw the participation of representatives from the opposition.
Waiting until January could help the White House avoid triggering a 2010 law known as "PAYGO", or "pay-as-you-go". The reductions would cut spending on Medicare by $25 billion in 2018, according to the Congressional Budget Office . But it will also add to the deficit, which was projected to be $563 billion next year without factoring in either the revenue loss or the economic growth from the plan.
The incident occurred at approximately 10:10 p.m. Tuesday. He received severe head injuries when he was struck Tuesday night while sitting in the front passenger seat of a vehicle traveling on Interstate 75. Four Ohio teens were arrested and charged with felonious assault. Toledo police said an investigation revealed four teenagers had been throwing items from the Indiana Avenue overpass onto I-75.
We should see some sun, not rain for sunrise on Christmas Eve . We'll then see wet snow showers into Saturday morning. Christmas Day: Even colder air will continue to funnel into the state by Monday morning, many of us will wake up to temperatures in the 30s after Santa leaves to head back to the North Pole.
Tembin comes less than a week after another tropical storm. Two towns badly hit were Tubod and Piagapo, where a number of homes were buried by boulders. "Many people were swept to the sea as flood waters quickly rose due to the high tide", Manuel Luis Ochotorena, a disaster agency official, said. He said volunteers were digging through mud to try to recover bodies in the village of Dalama.
Despite their separately declared ceasefires, both sides have ordered their forces to brace for possible attacks. "All NPA units shall maintain a high degree of alertness and preparation against any hostile actions or movements by enemy armed forces, similar to what transpired during the six-month unilateral ceasefires past year wherein the AFP occupied and forward deployed troops in at least 500 barrios nationwide, committing numerous human rights violations against civilians and their ...
The draft resolution reaffirmed that Jerusalem is an issue "to be resolved through negotiations" and that any decisions on the status of Jerusalem "have no legal effect, are null and void and must be rescinded". "It's time for all countries to recognize that Jerusalem always was and always will be the capital of the Jewish people and the capital of Israel". The vote, called by Egypt , is likely to see the United States use its veto power.
Colin Breslin, regional managing director at Aldi, said she was a "much loved and popular colleague", and that they are all deeply shocked and saddened by her death. Officers will remain overnight at the supermarket. Family members and friends have paid tribute to Mrs Willsher. Willsher was married with a young daughter.
Northwest wind around 7 miles per hour. The advisory in Berkshire County will begin a few hours earlier, at 3 a.m. on Friday until 10 a.m. on Saturday . and noon, then rain after noon. The ice may result in hard travel conditions, the Weather Service said. Several computer models vary in snowfall accumulations (shown below), with the NAM model having the highest totals around 2 to 3 inches.
Flowers became the American Athletic Conference's career leader in total offense with a 21-yard touchdown pass late in the first half. Both teams continued to battle throughout the rest of the contest until Hill forced his second fumble and recovered it at the USF 40-yard line nearly a minute later in the third.
McCabe apparently told investigators that Comey notified him that Trump asked Comey for loyalty during a dinner in January at the White House following Trump's election, according to three unnamed sources with knowledge of the matter, CNN reported.
The FBI has joined state and local authorities to investigate a shooting spree that began near Pennsylvania's capitol complex late Friday afternoon. During the first incident, El-Mofty allegedly opened fire on a Capitol police officer from inside his own vehicle, hitting the officer's cruiser multiple times.
The duo made a decision to get married after they discovered how much tax would have to be paid on the house, reported the Guardian on Saturday (Dec 23). "I love Matt and he loves me, as friends", said O'Sullivan. Michael said: 'He said that he couldn't pay me as a career. "So, in this case, I'm a spouse and if one dies the house automatically goes to the partner".
Unlike their first appointment, where Rupani had pipped Nitin Patel as CM candidate at the last minute, the CM and DyCM elect put up a united front and said they were committed to strengthening Gujarat's model of development. Nitin Patel won the Mehsana seat, the centre of the Patidar community's agitation in 2015 for reservation. In Shimla, Thakur supporters demanded that that the next Chief Minister should be chosen from the elected MLAs and that there should be no lobbying.
Rescuers retrieved 36 bodies from the Salog River in Mindanao on Saturday, as officials reported more fatalities in the impoverished Zamboanga peninsula. In Zamboanga del Norte province, police said 30 people had been killed in the town of Sibuco town and six in Salug. In the town of Salvador, Lanao del Norte province, disaster officials said they were still verifying reports that about 20 people have been swept away as floodwaters swamped many communities as Tembin dumped torrential ...
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Many areas are forecast to stay dry and breezy tomorrow night, with fresh and gusty south-west winds. There will be a change over from rain to snow around midnight along and south of the interstate. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Met Office Meteorologist Helen Chivers comments: "The RAC have dubbed this Friday as "Frantic Friday " because it's anticipated to be really busy on the roads, but from a weather perspective bursts of rain and gusty winds on Boxing day may cause motorists ...
South Sudanese opposition groups taking part in the ongoing negotiations with Salva Kiir's government to revive an August 2015 peace deal have called for a ban on the import of firearms. "If they wanted peace, why would they attack Lasu so that we have to run again with our children", said Betty Moriba, a 28-year-old mother of five. As South Sudan's government and rebel groups signed a peace agreement on Thursday, various regional and worldwide actors are calling for full and effective ...
Smart was welcomed by hundreds of his former farm employees and local villagers who sang songs as the farmer returned to his property thanks to the intervention of President Emmerson Mnangagwa . Mugabe said the farm evictions were meant to address colonial land ownership imbalances that did not favor the black majority, but instead favored whites who make up less than one percent of the population.
Out of the three jawans, one was a Major. Two soldiers were seriously wounded in the firing from across the LOC. Pakistan has violated the ceasefire a total of 881 times along the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir this year resulting in the killing of 30 people.
When John Paul died the next year, Law was among bishops who presided at a memorial mass for the pontiff in St Peter's Basilica. In January 2002, a child molestation cover-up scandal erupted in Boston that shook the foundation of the Roman Catholic Church and destroyed Law's career and reputation.
Amarillo National Bank's November economic report shows the unemployment rate is down from a year ago with economic segments like construction and hotels up slightly. "By continuing to invest in our people with more workforce training and attracting companies to our state that will provide even more permanent employment, we are building a stronger foundation of potential employees and opportunities to work".
Ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont . Catalan separatists won a crucial snap poll on Friday, plunging their region into further uncertainty after a failed independence bid rattled Europe and triggered Spain's worst political crisis in decades.
Lalu Yadav, along with his younger son and political heir, Tejashwi, arrived in Ranchi last evening for the verdict. "We have full faith in the judicial system". Lalu sent to Ranchi jail and disqualified as Lok Sabha member. "I was one of the petitioner in fodder scam PIL which resulted in CBI inquiry & monitoring by Patna H Court", he added.
Moyes has so far taken eight points from his seven games in charge, but many fans were unimpressed by their limp exit from the Carabao Cup at Arsenal in midweek. "At the end of the season?" West Ham are now up to 15th place, but just two points separate them from the bottom three. "My own heart tells me I'd love to see us climb the table and depending on how results go we may do, so we have to plan for it".
The Marist poll, conducted by the Knights of Columbus , found that almost 6 in 10 of those surveyed prefer 'Merry Christmas'. Mr Trump claimed on the campaign trail that Americans would say "Merry Christmas in every store" during his presidency, implying that the phrase had gone out of use.
London Fire Brigade (LFB) said the fire broke out in a cafe and shop near the Meerkat enclosure and an animal petting area. According to Sky News one aardvark is "unaccounted for" and staff have been treated for smoke inhalation. "We will update as quickly as the situation allows", the zoo said on Twitter. Zoo management, meanwhile, said the attraction would be closed today "until further notice".
Vice President Mike Pence has outlined President Donald Trump's strategy in Afghanistan during a surprise trip to Bagram Air Base. A senior White House official said Pence and Trump decided the Vice President should go to Afghanistan to tout the new USA strategy and because of Pence's close working relationship with Ghani, whom Pence speaks with about once a month.