The minister added that there could be further advantages to be had from more grammar schools in terms of sharing the lessons learnt in selective schools. Grammar schools are secondary schools which select pupils by a means of an examination taken by children at the age of 11. And she announced plans for grammar school entry at 14 and 16 as well as 11, to avoid the danger of late-developing children being written off as non-academic at the start of their secondary careers.
Sidhu had resigned from the Rajya Sabha on July 18, fuelling speculation that he may join the AAP. "We have united to help Punjab win". The officer also said PSOs accompanied him during the train journey as per the security norms. He said that in his party, he would welcome clean leaders who want to fight against the people who have spoiled Punjab. When AAP made it clear that only one member of a family can be in poll fray, Singh said Sidhu replied, "I am not a selfish person to contest ...
Jokowi said that Duterte has given him permission to execute of Mary Jane Veloso. Mary Jane Fiesta Veloso's execution was delayed a year ago after her suspected recruiter surrendered to Philippines police, with Indonesia's attorney general expressing respect for the legal process in the neighboring country.
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton apologises for calling Trump supporters 'deplorable'
The comments in question came as Clinton introduced Barbra Streisand during Friday night's fundraiser with gay and lesbian supporters in NY. Obama's tweet was a response to Mitt Romney's " 47 percent " gaffe, in which he said almost half of Americans were so dependent on the government that they were likely to vote for Obama "no matter what".
Froome duly obliged, repeatedly trying to surge away from Movistar's Quintana and reduce the one minute 21 seconds gap on the Alto Aitana climb, but he could not break his rival and ended up no closer. "I'm confident I can get a good time tomorrow". "We still have an advantage and we need to defend it". The Dane lead out the sprint in the final 500 metres of the 200.6km race, taking the stage win in his first appearance in a Grand Tour.
Iran's president has called on the Muslim world to "punish" Saudi Arabia for a stampede during the hajj past year that killed more than 2,400 people, while Iran's supreme leader called for an worldwide investigation of the incident. Ayatollah Khamenei leveled sharp criticism at the countries and governments that did not react to this grievous catastrophe which took the lives of about 7,000 Hajj pilgrims, and deemed their silence and indifference a "great disaster for the Islamic Ummah".
Both warring sides would pull back from the strategic Castello Road in Aleppo to create a demilitarized zone, while opposition and government groups would both have to provide safe and unhindered access via Ramouseh in the south of the city.
While the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) has reportedly claimed responsibility for the attack , Armed Forces of the Philippines ( AFP ) public affairs office chief Col. However, military spokesman Brigadier General Restituto Padilla said that the Abu Sayyaf has since been avoiding any confrontation. But as before, Medialdea said the proclamation does not need the concurrence of Congress while assuring the Filipinos that the suppression of lawlessness would be implemented without violating due ...
Obama's meeting with Putin comes as the Russian Federation leader is playing a prominent role in the presidential campaign at home. A sit-down between Obama and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan also laid bare the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies' diverging interests in Syria, with Erdogan pointedly challenging Obama on USA support for Kurds fighting the Islamic State group in Syria.
The law does little to change the state's cap-and-trade emissions trading system. California's governor said the state now leads in the effort as it represents about 1 percent of the total world greenhouse gas emissions. Pavley said Brown's action today "sends a strong market signal - one that will give certainty to investors and innovators who are anxious to expand thriving clean businesses that have already created hundreds of thousands of jobs".
The problem with making such statements, is that when things go wrong - like when you're part of a team that loses 5-1 to your most bitter rivals, play poorly and end up filling in at centre-half - sympathy is in short supply. Former Rangers manager Ally McCoist suggested last week that it could take the club "two or three years" before they can genuinely bid for supremacy.
Educationalists also expressed opposition, including the Ofsted chief inspector of schools Sir Michael Wilshaw, who accused the Tory leader of trying to "put the clock back" in a way which would halt momentum towards better results in the state system.
Farrell, whose organization sued for the release of the emails , said Clinton's statements in the reports are very hard to believe and revealed her lack of understanding that emails marked with "C" meant classified . The FBI focused on whether Clinton sent or received classified information using the private server, which was not authorized for such messages.
Fifteen years after four hijacked airliners flew into the World Trade Center towers, the Pentagon and crashed in a Pennsylvania field, 9/11 is seared into the national consciousness, just as December 7 was for an earlier generation. The United States was truly united in the aftermath of those attacks. "If we learn nothing else from this tragedy, we learn that life is short and there is no time for hate".
It was the first night of preliminary competition at the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City Tuesday night. Dena Blizzard, left, stands next to Miss West Virginia, Morgan Breeden, right, as she takes a no bullying oath during the on stage question portion during the first night of Miss America Preliminaries.
The HM is also expected to highlight Pak-sponsored terrorist activities and its indulgence in Jammu & Kashmir during his meeting with Russian Federation and American counterparts. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday reviewed the internal security situation in the country along with senior officials of the ministry and security agencies.
That would leave both seeking support from the centre-right Most party - it was also the kingmaker after the last elections. Some 3.8 million Croatians are eligible to cast ballots after a November election produced no absolute victor. Plenkovic shored up support for HDZ after the government's collapse and nearly a decade of scandal that included censure for corruption and one of its former prime ministers being temporarily jailed for bribery and abuse of power.
As a result, she said her programme for government "makes clear that we will consult on a draft Referendum Bill, so that it is ready for immediate introduction if we conclude that independence is the best or only way to protect Scotland's interests".
Democratic candidate for President Hillary Clinton abruptly left the 9/11 Memorial near One World Trade Center Sunday. A video of Clinton's departure from the event around 9:30 a.m., posted by Twitter user Zdenek Gazda, appears to show her stumbling and being helped into a waiting van.
Numerous dead were women and children who ventured out into the market to buy supplies for Eid al-Adha, the Muslim holiday that begins on Monday just as the ceasefire is due to come into force. Several people were were in critical condition, the group said. The US has also committed to severing the ties between Jabhat Fatah Al Sham, which Washington and Moscow still consider to be linked to Al Qaeda, and American-backed rebels fighting Mr Al Assad.
The Bangkok Metropolitan Admin-istration (BMA) reported that there are now more than 20 Zika virus infection cases in several districts of the capital city with the Sathorn area having the most cases. Dr Subramaniam said the protocol, once implemented, would benefit expectant mothers in particular, as those infected with the Zika virus ran a risk of passing the virus to their unborn child.
She also reaffirmed the Tory manifesto commitment to cut immigration to the United Kingdom to the tens of thousands. Ms Rudd also explained the Government's decision to ditch an Australian-style points system for border control. May has previously said she wants a "smooth" Brexit process and has rejected calls to trigger Article 50 before the end of 2016. "She's very clear we're all focused in the same direction".
Although under control, emergency services said there were still flames inside the building so fire fighters are unable to search the debris. The fire was initially thought to have triggered by a powerful boiler explosion at the Tempako Packaging Factory in Tongi industrial area near Dhaka, but officials later claimed they have found the factory tank intact fuelling speculation that a gas leak could be the reason behind the blast.
The blonde beauty wore a black lace dress, complete with a matching veil as the belted out the classic hymn. Saint Teresa of Calcutta was a nun who dedicated her life to the poor. Mother Theresa, who was originally named Agnese Gonxha Bojaxhiu, was born to Albanian parents in 1910, in the former Ottoman Empire (now Macedonia).
The shocking news of Clinton's condition comes 57 days before the presidential election. Clinton spent about 90 minutes at the 9/11 event Sunday, standing alongside numerous other dignitaries, including New York's Democratic senators, Chuck Schumer and Kirstin Gillibrand.
President Barack Obama is joining the nation in remembering the almost 3,000 people who died in the September 11 attacks 15 years ago. He urged Americans to view the anniversary of the attacks as an opportunity to "reaffirm our character as a nation" and, in what could be interpreted as a veiled reference to Trump's immigration proposals, "not to let others divide us".
Government forces and allied fighters "retook full control of the Ramussa district after ferocious clashes with rebels, Islamist fighters, and jihadist groups", said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Syrian Civil Defence - a volunteer emergency response team that operates in opposition-held areas - accused the government of another chlorine attack in August .
President Obama has warned China to give up its claim to the resource-rich South China sea during his historic visit to Laos. " The landmark arbitration ruling in July , which is binding, helped clarify maritime rights in the region", Obama told reporters.
The UK, US and France pushed for the 15-member body to impose new sanctions. U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon urged the group to remain united and take action that would "urgently break this accelerating spiral of escalation". Both China and Russian Federation backed sanctions imposed in March following the North's January nuclear test , but their apparent ambivalence about fresh sanctions cast doubt on the Security Council's ability to quickly form a consensus.
The state's principal opposition BJP has also supported Karnataka bandh . The Bengaluru Metro is not running on Friday morning. At many spots at the airports, people were lying down and waiting. The Cauvery originates in Southern Karnataka and flows into Tamil Nadu. This is the second bandh that the state is bracing for in less than a week's time and the fourth this year.
She spent the rest of the morning there and then walked out on her own, saying "I'm feeling great". Hillary Clinton , center, attends a 9/11 memorial ceremony in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, looks on. "I have just examined her and she is now re-hydrated and recovering nicely", Bardack said in the statement late Sunday afternoon. "It's a handsome day".
Orton was slated to wrestle Bray Wyatt. Towards the end of the match, however, Orton gradually limped towards the ring and Bray Wyatt was caught between Orton and Kane. However, it seems as if the Backlash show could be facing a possible problem as former WWE employee James McKenna is reporting that Randy Orton could miss tonight's show for an undisclosed injury.
The anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) party is expected to win 15 percent of the vote in the September 18 election in Berlin , a new poll showed Thursday, a result that would give the party seats in 10 of 16 German state assemblies.
Clinton had been seeking to bounce back from a blunder Friday, when she told donors that half of Trump's supporters belonged in a "basket of deplorables" - so Sunday's episode was certainly ill-timed. U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speaks on the last day of the 2016 U.S. Democratic National Convention at Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the United States on July 28, 2016.
During the first PMQs session since the summer recess, Mrs May said of modern Labour: "The train has left the station, the seats are all empty, the leader is on the floor - even on rolling stock they're a laughing stock". The statistics - contained in an internal memo - were compiled from Labour members contacted via phone call, text, email or online campaign apps, as well as from shared data provided by Labour HQ.