DMK leader Duraimurugan told a television channel that the current government changed its lawyers frequently and the state's arguments were not put forth strongly. The verdict was the result of the case filed by former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the Supreme Court, he said. Succumbing to political pressure and the wave of public protests, the Karnataka government had then filed a plea to modify the order.
Australia's deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has upset a lot of people in recent weeks and it looks like he can add Gina Rinehart's son to the list. Turnbull announced that ministers "regardless of whether they are married or single, must not engage in sexual relations with staff". Joyce returned fire on Friday, saying the comments had "caused further harm" and signalled he'd resist any attempts to force his resignation as Nationals leader.
A much-heralded police pacification programme, launched ahead of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics in some of Rio's favelas to take back territory from organised crime, has largely failed. Last year , 134 police officers were killed in Rio, while police killed more than 1,000 people, the highest tally in almost 10 years, according to government figures.
According to local media reports, the people on board were 60 passengers, two security guards, two flight attendants, the pilot and co-pilot. An emergency services spokesman stated that all emergency forces are on alert. Officials in Semirom said the crash site was hard to reach and rescue helicopters had been unable to land because of heavy fog and rain. The aircraft crashed after leaving a Tehran airport Sunday morning.
The Norwegian colossus' teammate Kjetil Jansrud claimed silver at +0.12sec, with Switzerland's defending world champion Beat Feuz taking bronze (+0.18). The world finally got to see Mikaela Shiffrin win gold , the US women's hockey team fell to Canada once again, and Jessie Diggins made Olympic history.
The FBI says a person close to the confessed shooter contacted the bureau on January 5 to report concerns about him, including his gun ownership and "desire to kill people". Parkland Vice Mayor Stacy Kagan said she was organizing a trip next week to Tallahassee to urge lawmakers to act on gun reforms. With Cruz there was plenty to see and also plenty to say.
Chinese state broadcaster CGTN reported that the fire broke out at Jokhang and it had been extinguished. But on Twitter, which is blocked in China, some said photos and posts about the fire were being censored. The temple, considered an important holy site for Tibetan Buddhism, is believed to have been built in the mid-7th century. The cause and extent of damage is still under investigation.
The people have to make a huge decision in this year's general elections also, Nawaz said. Asif said there was no doubt that the people had rejected the politics of conflict and confrontation by the " Dharna Party", while adding that such rejected political elements had nothing to show to the masses while going before them ahead of the 2018 general elections.
US intelligence agencies have previously charged that a separate Russian effort hacked Democratic Party and Clinton campaign emails and leaked them to WikiLeaks in an effort to sway the election . President Trump has denied that he or his campaign were involved in any foreign effort to affect the USA election , and Friday, he tweeted, "The Trump campaign did nothing wrong - no collusion!" H.R.
Despite getting a solo release, Aiyaary's first day numbers weren't that impressive. Neeraj Pandey's films have a lot of expectations from the audiences but Aiyaary seems to be not standing up to it. Day 1 total stands at approx $ 417,000 [₹ 2.68 cr]... But the film has received mixed reviews from all over. Sidharth Malhotra, Manoj Bajpayee, Rakulpreet Singh were said to be at their coolest best! But, his recent release, Aiyaary , now is also going to be one of those Indian ...
President Donald Trump says he hopes law enforcement members are "getting the credit" for their response to a deadly Florida high school shooting. Trump also met with Officer Mike Leonard, who said he was the one to locate and apprehend Cruz. Two days after the shooting, Trump visited Broward Health North Hospital Friday, where he saw two victims and praised the doctors and nurses for their "incredible" job.
And it's not just older adults who are vulnerable to what's been a ravaging flu season. In Tarrant County and across Texas, the flu remains widespread . Hopefully, that along with other common flu preventative measures will keep you and your children healthy as we hopefully near the back end of this hard flu season.
Christian and Tyler Toro , both 27, were arrested by NYPD officers and Federal Bureau of Investigation agents Thursday on charges that they made a bomb and gave explosive materials to a minor. The agents also discovered a diary that apparently belongs to Tyler, in which he documented the pair's preparations for an attack, mentioning " operation Flash ", which was supposedly aimed at disposing of the physical evidence.
She was hired by the commission in 2016 to develop anti-abuse guidelines. The initial three-year mandate of commission members had lapsed two months ago, on December 17. Some of them will also be interviewed by Scicluna, he added. However, the attorney of the Vatican will visit NY first, where he agreed to meet with Juan Carlos Cruz, a former seminarian who is now a journalist and was one of the key witnesses in the investigations.
The move to ban the devices - known as bump stocks - came in response to last October's mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas that killed 58 people and left hundreds more injured. Almost all the bills on the governor's desk are bipartisan and many relate to infrastructure. "Higher education reform needs to be a priority for Speaker Ryan and House leadership in order to be woven into an already jam-packed Congressional calendar", she said.
The pacific tsunami warning center said that there was no tsunami threat . Last September another powerful natural disaster hit the south-central area of Mexico causing hundreds of deaths and thousands of injuries. The helicopter crashed in Santiago Jamiltepec in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, the state attorney general's office said . It had a depth of 15 miles (24 kilometers).
In an interview with Global News , Brown says he and his team had been anxious about rival parties circulating rumours about him for some time, but they assumed no media outlets would take such stories seriously. According to a copy of the polygraph report obtained by the Toronto Sun , Brown was asked about the specific accusations made against by him by two women.
Before the US President and First Lady travel from the White House to Air Force One, it is traditional that they walk across the South Lawn together, as they have done on previous trips. This is a favorite tactic of the C.E.O. and chairman of A.M.I., David Pecker , who describes the President as "a personal friend". The idea of buying a story in order to ensure it never sees light of day is a favorite tactic of the tabloids, known as "catch and kill", which can then use the story as ...
Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence also bagged an invite to the ceremony and revealed during a chat with Entertainment Tonight that it was a very emotional day. You might have heard that Amy Schumer had a wedding this week. "It looks like I was like, 'Oh, you thought this was gonna be about you?'" For her pal Amy's Malibu wedding the style icon tried a more relaxed vibe, pairing the versatile dress with peep-toe shoe-boots and adding a choker and silver statement necklace.
At least 21 persons were killed and 70 civilians were injured as multiple bombers struck Konduga local government area of Borno State yesterday, Civilian JTF Source's told SaharaReporters. In Kasuwan Kifi, there is a thriving night market where residents sell fried fish and food ingredients. He added: "I couldn't stand any longer and just laid down but everywhere was in total confusion".