Tamil Nadu bandh: DMK leader Kanimozhi protesting against the Cauvery water row along with DMK workers. So far Karnataka leads the burnt vehicle count with 105 vehicles burnt to Tamil Nadu's 3. Barring the ruling AIADMK, its allies and trade unions affiliated to it, all other opposition parties, including DMK, Tamil Nadu Congress, DMDK, MDMK, Left parties and PMK, are supporting the bandh.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a monitoring group based in Britain with a network of Syrian contacts, and Al Mayadeen, a Lebanese news channel that leans in favor of the Syrian government, both reported that the convoy had entered opposition-held territory in Aleppo province, and the observatory said it had entered the city itself.
He is fighting a misdemeanor perjury charge handed down by a Waller County grand jury , which claims he lied in an arrest report about why he told Bland to exit her auto. Attorney Larry Simmons, who represented Waller County in the lawsuit, maintains that the settlement is not an admission of wrongdoing. During the traffic stop, Encinia said the Bland failed to comply with an order to put out a cigarette and subsequently refused to step out of the vehicle.
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump offered a bold prediction today that his economic plan will deliver up to 25 million new jobs over the next decade. This number includes high school and college students and retirees. This was after receiving tepid applause earlier for saying that globalism has been the cause of economic pain in the U.S.
Tusk is touring European capitals ahead of a summit in Slovakia this month where the 27 EU leaders - the entire bloc, except Britain - will gather to discuss the fallout from Britain s EU referendum. Mrs May has insisted she will not reveal her negotiating hand "prematurely". LONDON-U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday held her first talks in London with European Council President Donald Tusk on Britain's planned exit from the European Union .
The city's South Beach area has also become the first place on the USA mainland where the virus was isolated in mosquito samples, with health authorities recently reporting that three batches of the insects tested positive for Zika . Zika is spread mostly by the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. A pregnant mother can pass the virus to her child, and that child could then be at risk for a whole host of congenital neurological defects like microcephaly , a condition where a ...
They also passed Senate Bill 608, which would add a fee to someone on Medicaid if they skip an appointment. Numerous lawmakers are ramping up re-election campaigns for November. "The basis of this whole bill is that it allows law-abiding citizens to protect themselves and their families", Republican sponsor Sen. Under current law, sheriffs are supposed to deny permits to people who have violent misdemeanors on their records within the past five years or a full order of protection from a ...
In the letter dated September 13, which comes as both he and Hillary Clinton move to disclose new details about their health, Trump's longtime doctor Harold N. Are you going to tune in to see Trump on the Dr. Oz Show? In recent weeks, Trump had been critical of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's health, calling into question her ability to hold the highest office in America.
With China pressing its claims to most of the South China Sea, the US and Philippine sides have for several years been moving toward greater military cooperation. Mr Matobato alleged that an additional pair were enemies of Mr Duterte's son Paolo, who is now vice mayor of Davao City. Mr Matobato said some of the squad's victims were shot and dumped on Davao streets or buried in three secret pits, while others were dumped at sea with their stomachs cut open and their bodies tied to concrete ...
Matubato said his group had also kidnapped and killed four supporters of former House Speaker Prospero Nograles on the orders of Duterte, then his bitter political rival. He said it would be "rude" for President Obama to discuss human rights abuses at a planned meeting at the ASEAN Summit in Laos, before calling Obama " a son of a whore ".
The Sun is claiming the 31-year-old's ex-boyfriend posted the vid after she allegedly sent it to him to rub it in his face. Tiziana had won a "right to be forgotten" ruling - but could not understand why the court had ordered her to pay €20,000 (£17,000; $22,500) in legal costs.
But in doing so, the Centre will not bow down to the whims of Kashmiri separatists who refused to meet the All Party Delegation led by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Earlier in the day, before reaching Jammu, the delegation met various delegations including political parties and civil society organisations in Srinagar .
The recall is due to a battery defect that can result in a fire, Samsung said , which is linked to several incidents worldwide. The remedy is either a refund, or a replacement of the Note7 with a new one, from your 'wireless carrier or place of purchase'.
Eleven BJP MLAs supported the Pul government from outside. The order ended the brief tenure of the government led by rebel Congress leader Kalikho Pul, which had come to power in February. The BJP had no role in it, the minister also said. The BJP has 11 legislators and two MLAs are independent. Installing a new government will not be an issue for the PPA.
Vegetable markets will be closed with wholesale fruit and vegetable markets across the state lending support to the bandh call. Barring the ruling AIADMK party that is silent on extending support to the strike, all other major political parties have extended their support.
He also said Turkey would defeat the outlawed Kurdish Workers' Party, or PKK, and the Feto group of US -based cleric Fethullah Gulen . Turkey's government replaced 28 mayors, whom the Interior Ministry accuses of terrorist ties, with trustees, sparking demonstrations and global concern.
Duterte said he had separate meetings, at the sidelines of the Asean summit, with the leaders of Japan, Laos , New Zealand, Russia, Singapore and Vietnam, wherein he shared his vision of partnership and mutual trust and respect. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was a fool for raising human rights concerns. Duterte has encouraged citizens in Philippines to bring justice to drug peddlers in the nation as a part of his crackdown on suspected drug dealers and users.
State department spokesman Mark Toner said he could not confirm a pull-back by Syrian troops around Castello Road. An estimated 250,000 civilians are besieged by government forces in eastern Aleppo . Found mistakes in this report? A fragile truce in Syria has been extended for 48 hours under an agreement between Moscow and Washington , but there was still no sign of much-needed aid deliveries on Thursday.
In response, fighter jets proven in combat situations were sent over the Osan air base in South Korea, accompanied by F-15 and F-16 fighters from the US and South Korea, respectively. South Korea, which falls under the US nuclear umbrella, does not have atomic weapons. It also pointed to the latest round of annual U.S. Nuclear expert Siegfried Hecker , who has regularly visited the North's nuclear facilities, estimates that the North might have enough nuclear fuel for about 20 bombs by the ...
Fire from Syria hit the Israeli-held zone of the Golan Heights on Wednesday, the military said, the latest in a string of incidents ratcheting up tension between the uneasy neighbours. "At no point was the safety of IDF aircraft compromised", she explained. He said that two surface-to-air missiles had been launched at Israeli aircraft overnight Monday.
Pope Francis made things official in front of 120,000 people in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City, canonizing the wonderful woman as Saint Teresa of Kolkata , as she will now be known. 10, 1946 journey is celebrated as "Inspiration Day" for the Missionaries of Charity, the day when Mother Teresa says she received a "call within the call" from Jesus.
He wasn't about to get flustered when an early mix-up led to an interception. Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones , who re-injured his left ankle during Sunday's 31-24 loss to Tampa Bay, said he's not concerned about it being a lingering issue.
Mum Kerry has spent her life searching for her boy and the agony is surely unimaginable to all except others, perhaps including the family of Madeleine McCann, enduring similar hell. "Their faces said it all". "Matt put his head down and nodded". "They had to tell me they thought my son could be dead when they wanted to be the ones who found him alive".
Juncker's speech came two days before the 27 European Union leaders meet without Britain in the Slovakian capital Bratislava, for a summit aimed at drawing up a roadmap for the post-Brexit future. He said the bloc should invest in telecommunications infrastructure and roll out 5G technology across Europe by 2025 and free Wi-Fi in all city centers, an initiative that he claimed could create two million jobs.
Swedish prosecutors said Wednesday they have received notice from Ecuador that an Ecuadorian prosecutor will question Assange on October 17. Assange's extended stay in the Ecuadorian embassy is the result of his ducking extradition to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual assault leveled by a pair of women.
Mr Duterte has accused Ms de Lima of involvement in illegal drugs, alleging that she used to have a driver who took money from detained drug lords. Matobato said Duterte had once even issued an order to kill de Lima, when she chaired the Commission on Human Rights and was investigating the mayor's possible role in extrajudicial killings in 2009 in Davao.
The World Health Organisation said that in recent years, globalisation of travel and trade, unplanned urbanisation and environmental challenges including climate change has had a "significant" impact on transmission of vector-borne diseases.
Jarvis revealed the decision came down to two black stars, but it was Skepta who bagged the gong for his album Konnichiwa. Skepta was announced Thursday as the victor of the annual Mercury Prize, beating out critical favorites David Bowie and Radiohead.
Rights groups have documented some 1,400 suspicious killings in Davao since the early 1990s and critics say the bloody war on drugs Duterte has unleashed since taking office on June 30 bears the same hallmarks. Mr Duterte has rejected the criticisms, questioning the right of others to raise human rights issues, when U.S. forces, for example, massacred Muslims in the country's south in the early 1900s as part of a pacification campaign.
She continued: "We want to know the concerns that people have and the questions they want answered". Scotland voted 62 percent to 38 to remain in the European Union in the June 23 Brexit referendum, putting it at odds with Britain as a whole which voted to leave.
With Europe wracked by fears over extremism, the refugee emergency and economic woes, Juncker told legislators that European Union integration can not be for individual member states to manage alone and insisted that "too often national interests are brought to the fore".
An AFP journalist in Samarkand - which also houses the mausoleum of feared 14th century warlord Tamerlane - said that national flags with black ribbons were hung up and the road to the cemetery where Karimov was to be buried next to his family was strewn with roses.
According to Uzbekistan's constitution, senate leader Nigmatulla Yuldashev would have taken over temporarily until early elections. Russian news agency RIA Novosti cited Interior Ministry sources on September 9 as saying that they are looking for anybody that spread the gossip through social media, phone messaging apps and internet telephony services.
Shivpal's wife Sarla also gave resignation from the post of District Cooperative Bank Chairperson, Etawah, and their son Aditya quit as Chairman of Pradeshik Cooperative Federation, according to sources. They demand that Akhilesh should touch Shivpal's feet as a nephew and say sorry. "What Amar Singh failed to realise is that he can not take liberties like he did when Mulayam was the sole leader and Akhilesh was a child", an SP insider said.
With joint efforts from China and ASEAN members, the situation in the South China Sea is moving towards a positive direction, Li added. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang , whose government has dismissed the July 12 ruling, also participated in the 18-nation meeting.