Endorsing Gandhi, former Defence Minister A K Antony asserted that the government had actually diluted the UPA's OROP decision of same pension to same rank with same length of service, irrespective of the date of retirement with effect from April 1, 2014 by just enhancing the pension, resulting in "not OROP but one rank and five pensions".
Ugly scenes marred last year's march, which saw four officers injured by missiles and fireworks that were thrown at them. POLICE chiefs last night (Thursday) warned protesters going on the " Million Mask March " to go home at 9pm - or be arrested.
On Monday, North Korean officials did a sudden attack on the United Nations to shows interest to permit based on North's resent missile launch and nuclear test in this September. He suggested offering economic inducements to North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un to limit his nuclear arsenal might be a better policy. Bold and surprising as Clapper's words may be for a senior US official, even in a private forum, it's what many experts around Asia have assumed, or feared, for quite a long time.
Machado added that for years afterward she fought eating disorders. Trump slammed his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton for wanting to expand Obamacare and make it even more expensive. The nonpartisan Center for Health and Economy determined this summer that Trump's proposal would lower premiums significantly for policies purchased directly by consumers but also make 18 million people uninsured.
The Democrat, however, won't win over any male voters with such issues. ". The criminal conduct of Hillary Clinton threatens the foundations of our democracy; it really does". At a campaign rally in Ryan's home state of Wisconsin, Pence heaped praise on Ryan, saying he is "one of the great conservative leaders in America and Wisconsin should be proud".
An offensive by Syrian insurgents aimed at the government-held part of the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least 74 civilians, including 25 children, an opposition monitoring group said Saturday. The European Union said Russian actions "may amount to war crimes". The Friday cease-fire came as a Russian naval battle group, including the Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov , approached the Syrian coast.
Florida, like North Carolina, is considered a must-win state for the presidential contenders. A majority of Republicans said it made them less likely to vote for Clinton, while most Democrats and independents said it made no difference. Clinton planned to travel to the Detroit area as well on Friday. A pro-Clinton group was spending more than $1 million on MI airwaves along with at least $1 million more in Colorado, a state where Clinton has enjoyed a significant polling advantage for much ...
The pause means that civilians and militants who want to leave eastern Aleppo can continue to use corridors opened up by the Syrian government. Fierce fighting erupted on Friday after a coalition of rebel, Islamist, and jihadist groups announced a long-awaited push to break the regime siege of Aleppo.
In his blog, Hasen said it is not clear if the order applies to activities nationwide or just in OH, and that the ruling "seems to be very broad indeed, such as prohibiting any photography of voters or their vehicles". Further, Gwin "did not specify exactly what will or will not be allowed but said the order would likely be generic and prohibit both Democrats and Republicans from any harassment of people entering and leaving polling places", the outlet reported.
Senate Leadership Fund, the Karl Rove-backed Super PAC led by former aides to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), is preparing to air ads attacking Democrat Russ Feingold on the heels of new polls that show the race tightening. They must pick up four or five seats to do so, depending on whether they retain control of the White House. A media buying source said that the initial reservations by the campaign were small, and the Clinton campaign described it as merely a "six-figure" buy.
Park has also reached across the traditional political divide with a host of new appointments, including tapping a liberal politician as her new prime minister - a largely symbolic post. In addition to this, she has also said that she will allow a direct investigation of her role in the scandal if requried, the Associated Press reported .
Embassy in Slovenia issued Mr. Trump her first H1-B visa, a category which authorizes employment as a model in the United States". The Trump campaign has refused to comment on the allegations. Zampolli said he did not recall Mrs. Trump working without legal permission. In fact, she has continued to be a boost to her husband's plans to defeat illegal immigration .
Feingold voted for the law when he was in the Senate, and the new ad includes a clip of him talking about how proud he was to support it. "[They] spoke about how excited they are to be able to vote for the first woman president of the U.S.", Baldwin said to the cheering crowd.
This reporter will be embedded with Putin while he is in the U.S. We will give every parent in America the right to send their kids to the school of their choice, including millions of low-income African American and Hispanic children who have been failed, so long-for generations in fact-by the Democratic politicians like Hillary Clinton .
He said the jihadists were using hundreds of people as human shields, although it was not clear how many civilians were left in the town. Iraqi army soldiers walk by the river near a bridge destroyed by an airstrike in Qayara, south of Mosul.
MOSUL , Iraq (AP) - Islamic State fighters launched counterattacks Saturday against Iraqi special forces in eastern Mosul, emerging from populated areas deeper in the city to target the troops with mortars and suicide auto bombs in clashes that raged late into the night.
All passenger vehicles have been placed under the 28% tax rate, while luxury cars will also attract an additional cess. But foodgrains will be zero-rated to insulate people from inflationary pressures. "The rider is there are several items which are used by the lower middle class". The Council which met last on October 18-19 had failed to reach a consensus on the critical issue of GST rates.
Does Delhi have the will to win and overcome the source of its public health emergency? Far from its safe limits of 100 micrograms per cubic meter, the PM10 levels ranged from 1200 -1400, 12 to 14 times higher than its standard limits, while the more unsafe PM2.5 levels ranged from 600 - 800, which were 10 to 12 times higher than the safe limits of 60 micrograms per cubic meter.
A game against Hull City proved to be the turning point. Conte was also delighted with the performance of Marcos Alonso, who posted his first goal for Chelsea since his 23 million-pound ($28.8 million) move from Fiorentina. Sunderland, meanwhile, has won its first game of the season with a 2-1 success at Bournemouth. And indeed, the diminutive Belgian wizard added yet another goal to his tally this season in the 54th min by dancing around the Everton defense after a delightful backheel ...
And in case you missed it (and are still hanging on to a winning ticket), here is the live draw from Wednesday, November 2, 2016. The next Mega Millions drawing is Saturday, Nov. Virgin Islands. Players pick five numbers from one to 69 and a sixth, red Powerball number, one through 26. Four people won £20,640 by matching five numbers and the bonus ball and 138 people matched five balls to win £629 each.
On Friday, the co-leaders of the HDP , Selahattin Demirtaş and Figen Yüksekdağ, were jailed pending trial after being held in overnight raids. The office of Diyarbakir's provincial governor blamed the attack on the outlawed Kurdistan Worker's Party (PKK) guerrillas, who frequently carry out auto bombs against the buildings or convoys of police in southeastern Turkey.
Toomey told reporters after the event in West Chester, 25 miles west of Philadelphia, that he was not anxious that his use of Obama in a TV ad would hurt him with Pennsylvania's Republican voters. Polls show Clinton ahead of Trump by a narrowing, single-digit percentage-point lead in a state that has not backed a Republican for president since 1988.
Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook completed 11 of 19 passes for 92 yards, while Bart Houston was 2-for-3 for 51 yards. NOTES: With wins over No. 9 Nebraska and No. He has run for 699 yards and six touchdowns on 161 carries. Thorson threaded a pass to Austin Carr (12 catches, 132 yards) for a 13-yard score. "We keep shooting ourselves in the foot against really good teams".
However, a prime minister's spokesperson said May told the leaders there was no change in the March 2017 deadline she had set to invoke Article 50 that would set off a two-year process to leave the EU. She told them the government still meant to invoke Article 50 between the New Year and the end of March, and that she was confident of winning a Supreme Court appeal against Thursday's ruling.
Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav and his uncle, Samajwadi state president Shivpal Yadav, have been locked in a tussle for power, a feud that burst into the open recently. "They are doing vote bank politics". He said: "Rahul only talks about OROP". Criticising congress, BJP chief said, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is politicising One Rank, One Pension scheme.
Protesters chanted slogans and carried banners urging Park to step down, the day after she issued a groveling televised apology over the influence-peddling affair which has shattered public trust in her leadership. Choi Tae-poong, a 57-year-old retiree, said he came out to protest because he thought the situation had reached a point where "no more patience is allowed".
Melania Trump campaigned for her husband Donald Trump Thursday in Pennsylvania , telling supporters that earning her citizenship was "the greatest privilege in the world". "Hillary Clinton has picked an bad time to hit one of the rough patches", said Larry J. Sabato, professor and director of the Center for Politics at the University of Virginia .
At the core of the brouhaha is a close personal friend of the president, Choi Soon-sil, who has been arrested for fraud and also stands accused of meddling in state affairs - including official appointments and policy decisions - despite holding no official position in government.
The case has never been solved. On Friday, the body of Charles Carver was discovered on the same farm in a shallow grave. Authorities say the body found on the rural SC property where a woman was found chained in a storage container is her boyfriend.
Local residents woke to the sound of gunfire as security forces personnel cordoned off the Dubjan area in the district, according to ANI . Meanwhile, over 30 people were injured during funeral procession of 16-year-old Qaiser Sofi, who breathed his last at a Srinagar hospital on Friday night.
Democrats are still set to begin election night favored to win 258 electoral votes. WATCH: Polls are showing that Donald Trump is closing in on Hillary Clinton in battleground states in the USA election. He started his day in Atkinson, New Hampshire, population 6,800 and nearly 98 percent white, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. He has been sticking closely to prepared remarks on blocking Syrian refugees from entering the US, building a wall on the USA border with Mexico and other ...
The Donald Trump restraining order ruling was handed down by Judge James Gwin, who is the presiding judge of the USA district court for the Northern District of OH, early Friday. The Democrats allege that Trump's calls to supporters to show up at the polls to prevent voter fraud is a call to illegal intimidation tactics. The campaign asks the 6th U.S.
To his anger, he drags his competitor out for a brawl. According to WTTV , the narrator of the " Homewrecking Penguin " sets the scene of the video, which is part of the channel's " Animal Fight Night " series. "Most birds have hollow bones in their wings to make them hollow for flight, but penguins don't fly, their wings contain solid bone", the narrator said.
The thirty-second spots, titled "Leader" and "What's Important", feature the First Lady talking straight to camera about McGinty. "That was not easy", Obama said, praising the senators' "courage". The new ad released Friday is airing in the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh cable markets . WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania's neck-and-neck U.S.
That's Clinton with 45.2 percent, and Trump with 41.9 percent. Gary Johnson, the Libertarian nominee, has slipped to 5 percent, and Jill Stein, the Green Party candidate, is at 4 percent. Electors are chosen by the party that wins a state, and in 29 states (and Washington DC), the electors are required by law to vote for the candidate their voters picked.