On one hand, there are great mathematicians like Baudhayana, Bhaskara, Brahmagupta, and Aryabhatta. In the field of science, Sir Jagdish Chandra Bose, Hargobind Khurana and Satyendra Nath Bose are the pride of India. "Woman power has made herself self-reliant". Recalling that when he had last attended this Global Business Summit, GST was still just a possibility, he said: "Today it is a reality, which has delivered a better tax compliance system and a better revenue system".
On Sunday, however, IDF forces spotted a vessel straying from the permitted fishing area and into restricted waters. Subsequently, one of the suspects was severely injured and he later succumbed to his wounds. Boats that exceed this limit are often treated as potential arms-smuggling vessels by the Israeli forces and may come under fire. Fishing is one of the biggest industries in the Gaza Strip, a coastal enclave of nearly 2 million inhabitants.
Earlier this week, three major auto rental companies - National, Enterprise , and Alamo - announced they would end their discounts for NRA members effective March 26. "Customer feedback has caused us to review our relationship with the NRA", said a spokesperson for the bank in a statement on Thursday. None of the companies gave details about why or when they made a decision to cut ties with the NRA, but the news comes as the hashtag #BoycottNRA has circulated widely on social media.
A mine official said on Facebook the quake caused power blackouts and damage. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the quake hit about 90km south-west of Porgeraat a depth of 35km early this morning. The impact should be relatively localised, it added. Earthquakes are common in Papua New Guinea, which sits on the so-called "Ring of Fire", a belt of tectonic plates circling the Pacific Ocean with frequent seismic activity.
Yevgeniy Prigozhin was also in close contact with Russian officials before the attack and told a Syrian official that he had "secure permission" from a Russian minister for a "fast and strong" action that would happen in early February, according to intercepted communications seen by the Post.
A photograph published by the Leicester Mercury newspaper showed a blaze and the rubble of a destroyed building which the newspaper said housed a convenience store and a flat above it. "I felt a tremor, what felt like an quake shock and I heard a very low boom that sounded like a very very fast release of pressure". Four people were hospitalized in critical condition following an explosion that left a building in the English city of Leicester in flames Sunday, local emergency agencies ...
The White House said any talks with North Korea must lead to an end to its nuclear program after senior officials from Pyongyang visiting South Korea said on Sunday their government was open to talks with the United States . The Games were held in the Pyeongchang area on South Korea's west coast, just 80 kilometres from the Demilitarised Zone that divides the two Koreas.
Can see the flames and endless sirens going off". A witness told the Leicester Mercury a "massive" fire erupted at the scene seconds after the explosion. Leicestershire Fire and Rescue responded to reports of a blast on Hinckley Road at 7.03pm this evening. "Carlisle Street and part of Hinckley Road have been closed".
While the details of further outlook remain uncertain, Met Éireann cautioning at the moment that it looks like it will be a cold regime for early days of next week with easterly winds, and frosty nights with sub zero temperatures. The forecaster has warned that such a so-called Sudden Stratospheric Warning' (SSW ) event in January 2013 led to a very cold month of March that year with some significant snowfall.
Starmer said the party wanted the United Kingdom to have "a" customs union with the EU after Brexit, rather than to remain in "the" customs union, but he also said that this distinction was merely technical and that in practice the effect would be the same.
Jeffrey Yao allegedly stabbed a woman to death at a public library in MA on Saturday. A 77-year-old man who tried to defend her was also stabbed. Police say two people were stabbed at a public library in a Boston suburb. One eyewitness told the Herald he heard a loud commotion coming from the reading section and saw Yao acting agitated and yelling incoherently. Yao had been in trouble in the past and was known by local police.
March 14: Women's March School Walk-Out - Women's March organizers are planning a national school walk out to protest gun violence and demand that Congress pass legislation to keep the country safe. He said: "We must immediately harden our schools. It should not be easier for a madman to shoot up a school than a bank or jewellery store or some Hollywood gala".
Islamabad play their opening match in PSL 2018 with high hopes for success this year and they are led by veteran Misbah-ul-Haq who will once again skipper the side at the age of 43. The tournament opener featuring defending champions Peshawar Zalmi and new entrants Multan Sultans will take place the same night at 10 pm Pakistan Standard Times in Dubai .
In one of the most dramatic hockey games in Olympic history, Team USA topped Canada , 3-2 in a shootout to win the gold medal about 2:30 a.m. on Thursday. Larocque obliged and later said it was "hard" to wear the medal because the Canadians were going for gold. It had been 20 years since Team USA women's hockey won gold.
Haidas said, "I blame the whole attack on Dapchi on the military and the defence headquarters which withdrew troops from Dapchi". Abubakar, who is in detention at a military facility, was arrested at Buni Yadi when he allegedly went on an espionage mission ahead of the insurgents' plot to attack the commander of the Special Force Training School.
The Washington Post first reported that Peña Nieto halted the trip after Trump refused to publicly state that Mexico will not fund his border wall during a phone call last week. National Security Council. Pena Nieto's party faces a tough challenge to hang onto the presidency, with his chosen candidate, former Finance Minister Jose Antonio Meade, running third in most polls.
Mr. Bradley walked back the remarks Saturday in a statement rescinding his "seriously defamatory" remark. "I fully accept that my statement was wholly untrue", said Bradley. "The natural and ordinary meaning of your words is that our client engaged in criminal activity at the most serious level". Sarkocy, a former agent of the Czech StB intelligence agency, has been described as a fantasist by Corbyn's allies.
Czech police say that have arrested and placed in detention a 67-year-old foreigner at the request of Turkey's Interpol. Initially a member of the Syrian affiliate of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, the ruling party of Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) led by President Massoud Barzani, Muslim joined PKK's Syrian offshoot PYD in 2003 and served as its co-chair between 2010 and 2017.
Schools, airplanes, hospitals and federal court houses are gun-free zones. "A gun-free zone to a killer or somebody who wants to be a killer, that's like going in for the ice cream", he said. Fueled by the belief he can succeed where his predecessors could not, Trump has told his advisers in recent days that he's willing to break with the powerful gun lobby if it means he can claim progress on an issue that enjoys widespread national support, according to people familiar with the ...
That's what Indian team does. Spurred on by a superb powerplay with the ball on a sluggish wicket at Cape Town , India raced to a seven-run win over the hosts in the final match of the tour and took home the T20I trophy winning the series 2-1.
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre , where Christian tradition holds that Jesus was crucified and buried, stands in Jerusalem's Old City, captured by Israel during the 1967 Middle East war. Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat said on Twitter it was illogical to expect that church-owned commercial property, including hotels and retail businesses, would continue to enjoy tax-exempt status.
Adrian Otaegui began the day in the lead but is now five shots back after a disappointing 73. On the last, Pepperell laid up with his second into the thick rough, made wet and unwieldy by rain in the Qatar capital, but found the green in three and two-putted for the win when Fisher missed his birdie putt.
Congress leader and Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor on Friday predicted the party would come back to power in Meghalaya on account of good performance record of its government whereas the BJP has no "record of delivery". The Member of Parliament and a former bureaucrat also accused the BJP Government of "promoting a narrow minded idea of India" which he said was "an idea based on Hindutva that is their only message".
Later Thursday, Enterprise Holdings, which owns and operates auto rental agencies Alamo, Enterprise and National, announced via tweets from each brand's account that by March 26 it would sever its NRA member discount program. Meanwhile, some teachers in Florida were unsettled to learn earlier this week that the retirement funds to which they've been contributing invest in the gun company that produced the weapon used in the Parkland attack.
Al-Qaeda-linked Islamist group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack, which targeted the presidential palace and subsequently a hotel. Minutes later, another vehicle bomb hit a checkpoint about 300 meters from Somalia's presidential palace.