Interestingly, Rajeev Chandrasekar, businessman and owner of Jupiter Capital and Republic TV , an "Independent" Rajya Sabha member for two terms, has bagged a BJP ticket from Karnataka this time and is likely to formally join the party soon.
Colombia and the Marxist ELN guerrilla group will restart peace talks in Ecuador, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday, after a six-week pause marked by deaths on both sides. Sunday's vote was seen as a barometer for a fiercely contested presidential election in May. With more than 90 percent of the votes counted, right-wing parties received the most seats.
The EU aims to disburse the first tranche of a new assistance package worth 1 billion euros ($1.23 billion) to Ukraine before the end of the year but the conditions of that aid are yet to be discussed, she said. The European Union has extended sanctions on Russian Federation for six more months over its actions against Ukraine, the European Council said on Monday.
On Tuesday, Trump will be making his first trip to California since assuming the presidency in January 2017. The president is expected to tour the border wall prototypes , which have been built and tested over the last several months in San Diego County.
He called for unity in the ranks of the Muslim world and condemned sectarianism and extremism. The units are part of the many steps Saudi Arabia has been taking to reform the national economy, including the past year series of arrests that covered princes and sitting and former ministers in corruption-related cases.
The aircraft then had to return to make an emergency landing in Ahmedabad. Eight aircraft operated by IndiGo , India's biggest low-priced carrier which is owned by InterGlobe Aviation, and 3 aircraft operated by its rival GoAir are affected by the order.
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has called on leaders to work closely together to tackle the incessant violent clashes between farmers and herdsmen across the country. "I am genuinely anxious about the attacks in Benue and we are doing everything to end them", he said. Daily Trust observed yesterday that the portion of the road from Markurdi airport to the Wurukum junction roundabout of the state capital was being worked on by the Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) in preparation ...
ET at St. John Arena in Columbus, Ohio . As a team, South Dakota State is scoring the 6th-most points per game in the country at 84.9 per game on 47% shooting from the field, 40.3% from behind the 3-point line and 76% from the foul line this season.
President Donald Trump is strongly considering Christopher P. Liddell, a White House official who was an executive at Microsoft and General Motors, to succeed his departing top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, according to two people briefed on the discussions.
Presidential election, even as American Jewish organizations criticized Putin for his remarks. The video shows a MiG-31 aircraft carrying a single Kinzhal on its under-fuselage pylons taking off from an airfield in south-western Russian Federation.
CNN reported , citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter, that Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), who is leading the panel's Russian Federation probe, is expected to announce Monday that the committee has finished its interviews in the probe and will begin to craft a report on its findings.
However, the GOP is also campaigning hard to maintain the seat. The White House also recognizes the threat of losing a seat Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA) won easily for years until an embarrassing sex scandal forced him from office . At a recent rally at the United Steelworkers union, which has endorsed Lamb, he was restrained and soft-spoken. President Trump himself made a campaign appearance with Saccone on Saturday, and Donald Trump , Jr., is due to campaign with the Republican candidate on ...
Authorities said she forced the children to take melatonin to induce sleep before heading out to work on her self-care. Other parents said their children now have trouble sleeping as a result of Neatherlin feeding them melatonin. "It is this court's hope that you are able to find it or reconstruct it, and make yourself whole at some point", he said. None of the children in her care sustained any permanent damage from being given melatonin, according to the Tribune .
German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for an European Union exemption, while powers in Asia including Japan and China threatened to take the issue to the World Trade Organization and impose their own tariffs on American industries. "A lot of steel mills are now opening up because of what I did", he said. Steel imports will be hit with a 25% tariff and aluminum imports with a 10% tariff.
Seven years of conflict in Syria have left more than 350,000 people dead, according to an updated overall death toll released today by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. It said existing basement bomb shelters were so overcrowded that some families were being forced to sleep out in the open, and that at least 70 people had been buried in a park because air strikes made it unsafe to reach the town's cemetery.
Following the mediocre target of 200 runs, Aussie team chased it down easily in 32 overs and eight wickets to spare. Our focus will be on entire Australian team and not on a particular player.¿ Kaur¿s most standout performance came against the same opposition, in the semi-finals of the World Cup previous year, when she smashed an unbeaten 171 off 115 balls, the highest individual score at the tournament and her best total so far in her career.
Iowa Workforce Development said in a news release Monday that the December rate of 2.9 percent was revised upward from the preliminary rate of 2.8 percent reported January 23. St. Johns County was the lowest at 3.3 percent, with Okaloosa County at 3.5 percent and Orange, Seminole and Wakulla counties at 3.6 percent. Compared with the previous quarter this indicator increased by 0.3 percentage points.
The Iranian Foreign Minister Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif thanked the Speaker for continued efforts for strengthening parliamentary and bilateral relations and enhancing interaction in all areas including trade and economic cooperation as well as border and security issues.He also conveyed the desire of the Iranian leadership and the government for continued efforts for growth in bilateral ties.
Police say the teen died at the scene, while the woman was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. The package was brought inside and as it was opened, it exploded in the kitchen resulting in the injuries. A teenager was killed and a woman gravely injured in an explosion in Austin, Texas , Monday morning. In both cases, the packages apparently were delivered overnight and found in the morning, Manley said.
Aral declined to identify it, citing the conditions that Twitter imposed when sharing the data set. "So they can't be the sole reason as to why false information seems to be spreading so much faster". The study also found that the amount of false news on Twitter is increasing, and tends to spike during major events like the USA presidential elections of 2012 and 2016.
Fared Bakhtawer, the head provincial council in Farah, said on Monday that initial information shows around 15 security forces were killed and wounded in the fighting at the Anardara district headquarters. As the fighting went on, an air strike was called in and killed around 25 insurgents, he said. No comment was immediately available from US military headquarters in Kabul.
The terms of six of its Rajya Sabha MPs from Uttar Pradesh is ending, but a debacle in assembly elections past year means that Akhilesh Yadav can send back only one. Agrawal also expressed his affection for SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav and his cousin Ram Gopal Yadav, but said the party's strength in Uttar Pradesh has depleted.
Winfrey, however, didn't let Trump's insults get the best of her. After her inspiring speech at the Golden Globe awards show, Twitterati started suggested her to run for president in 2020 against US President Donald Trump . He gripped about a roundtable discussion Winfrey hosted on "60 Minutes" last month, calling her "insecure" and saying she asked "biased and slanted" questions.
Stahl questioned DeVos on her decades of philanthropic intervention into the school system in MI, where her family has promoted a free-market approach to school choice , including for-profit operators of charter schools that receive taxpayer funding.
Trump and Kim have agreed to meet by the end of May, although they have yet to confirm a date or time. Earlier, China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi told Chung that Beijing "will continue to realize the goal of denuclearization, uphold the peaceful unification of the peninsula, and solve problems through dialogue and consultation".