Pm Modi also announced that Deuba informed him that the land for hydroelectric project Arun III has been cleared. Issuing a joint statement, PM Modi informed the media, that the meeting with his counterpart Deuba was positive. On his part, Nepalese Prime Minister Bahadur Deuba thanked Narendra Modi for his government's policy on Sabka saath sabka vikas approach and the policy of neighbour's first.
He said India is not building military bases and it is not deploying troops. "In the worst case", he accused Pakistan of being guilty of "active direct support" to terrorist groups. The chasm was underscored following U.S. President Donald Trump's speech this week outlining a new path forward in Afghanistan, in which he called out Pakistan for being a safe haven for the very terrorist organizations which the American military, in conjunction with global forces, is targeting.
Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) on August 19 passed a resolution at the National Executive meeting to join BJP-led NDA at the Centre. As the state Assembly met for the day, RJD leader Abdul Bari Siddiqui drew Speaker Vijay Kumar Chaudhary's attention to adjournment notice given by party members on floods and urged him to suspend all business and take up the issue.
Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, the three-star commander of the USA 7th Fleet was relieved of command on Wednesday. Both officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the decision. The commander of US naval operations has ordered a comprehensive review to get to root causes after the collision this week between a Navy destroyer and an oil tanker near Singapore .
Catalan police have been on a hunt across the region since attacks on the afternoon of August 17 and the early hours of August 18, killed 15 people and left five suspected terrorists dead. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack and a separate deadly assault, hours later, in the coastal resort of Cambrils, south of Barcelona .
Trump also lashed out at the criticism he received over his comments following violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville , Virginia, in which one counterprotester was killed after a auto plowed into the group she was demonstrating with at high speed.
Gen. Bajwa, according to the statement, told the U.S envoy that peace in Afghanistan was as important for Pakistan as for any other country. "They may calculate that it's more important to remain allied with terrorists, it's more important to give terrorists safe haven , it's more important to do all the nasty things that they've been doing that we don't like than it is to have a good relationship with the U.S.", he continued.
The former Portuguese trading post has suffered significant flooding, according to images from local media, who were showing cars under water and people swimming in the street. As the typhoon moves further inland its strength is expected to drop. According to the Hong Kong government, nearly 700 reports of fallen trees were made across the city by the evening, while more than 100 people sought medical treatment.
Briefing reporters on the decisions taken by the Union cabinet, he said those in the OBC category earning up to Rs 8 lakh per annum would now get the reservation benefits. "If you keep raising the income limit for backward classes, then what would happen to sons and daughters of those who are genuinely poor and are entitled to the benefit of this reservation for which 27 per cent reservation was carved out", he added.
KCNA said Kim instructed the institute to produce more solid-fuel rocket engines and rocket warhead tips through further expanding engine production process and the production capacity of rocket warhead tips and engine jets made by carbon and carbon compound material.
Only about 50 per cent of Haitians are granted asylum in Canada. Two Liberal cabinet ministers travelled to the Canada-U.S. border on Monday to warn that people making irregular crossings on foot were not getting a free pass into the country as Ottawa attempts to stem the flow of migrants.
Chaudhry said that Pakistan supported a peaceful Afghanistan and is ever ready to play its role for it. The federal cabinet deliberated on the new Afghan policy and it will also come under discussion of the National Security Committee, which will hammer out a befitting response to the policy, he added.
Not surprisingly, these monuments are being defended by those who still believe in the Lost Cause: members of the KKK, neo-Nazis, white supremacists, and those who seem to share their views (like Donald Trump ). Savage rejected that argument . However, statue supporters say they are really about Southern pride, not commemorating a pro-slavery rebellion movement.
A series of threats followed from both sides, and while the rhetoric has since eased, the US and South Korea this week kicked off their annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian military drills, which the North always condemns as dress rehearsals for invasion.
The torso was found attached to a piece of metal, "likely with the goal to make it sink", Copenhagen police investigator Jens Moeller Jensen told reporters Wednesday. "That voice would have been needed much, much longer". Police said it was sunk deliberately and found no one else on board the vessel. But according to The Washington Post , a witness claims "that he saw Madsen emerge from the belly of the vessel and stay in the submarine's tower until water began pouring into it".
Commenting on the speech of President Trump in which he outlined the new U.S. strategy for Afghanistan and South Asia, the ambassador said it needed to be appreciated that Pakistan had an abiding interest in peace and stability of Afghanistan.
The President said we must fulfill "our patriotic duties, we must take care of our great veterans ", Trump continued. Trump had opened his Tuesday rally in Phoenix much the same way - but quickly erupted in anger, blaming the media for the widespread condemnation of his response to violence at a Charlottesville, Va., protest organized by white supremacists.
But fury of the floods is no less in Bengal than Gujarat and Assam. Municipal Affairs Minister Firhad Hakim, the state chief secretary, the home secretary and relief department officials were present. She said the floods were mainly due to release of waters from the reservoirs of various rivers. The flood situation in northern West Bengal had overall improved, with the exception of the Malda district where almost five blocks were still inundated by the rising Mahananda River waters.
We also need such packages and we will send a full report on Bengal floods to the Centre. She said so far some 152 people died due to flood related accidents, and some 1.5 crore people directly affected due to flood situation. "The flood has been caused due to the release of water from dams". According to her, dredging is not done by the Damodar Valley Corporation in Farakka and Durgapur.
She does not know the man who pushed her. Shrestha told the New York Daily News that she was on her way home from her job at a nail salon when the attack occurred. He shoved her onto the tracks and then fled. And if it weren't for the quick help of a few good Samaritans, Kamala Shrestha might not have made it to Wednesday morning.
Clapper, who left position at the helm of the USA intelligence community at the end of the Obama administration, also said he was concerned about the president's access to nuclear codes if he has "a fit of pique" over North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
Police began deploying pepper balls and tear gas into the crowd, reportedly because people were throwing rocks and bottles at police. Four people were arrested during the protests, according to KPHO-TV . He was convicted of misdemeanor contempt of court for disregarding an Arizona judge's order in 2011 to stop his anti-immigrant traffic patrols.
California band Allah-Las were due to play Maassilo, a club in Rotterdam, Netherlands, tonight (8/23) but the show has been canceled due to a terror threat. It comes less than a week after a terror attack in Barcelona that left 14 people dead . Earlier on Wednesday, armed police entered the concert venue and the building was later evacuated, local media reported.
Rear Adm. Phillip Sawyer, who was slated to take over the Yokosuka-based 7th Fleet during a change-of-command ceremony on September 7, will assume command "immediately", the statement said. "I also visited with the crew today, and they are tough and they are resilient", Swift said. Richardson said the review will be conducted with the help of the Navy's office of the inspector general, the safety center and private companies that make equipment used by sailors.
A gunman shot and wounded a judge in an ambush outside an OH courthouse on Monday before the assailant was fatally shot by a probation officer, authorities and local media said . Records show an OH housing authority wanted a judge to dismiss much of a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by a man who shot him outside a courthouse. However, Hanlin said authorities still did not know what might have motivated Monday's shooting.