The BJP - whose state unit president and CM face BS Yeddyurappa is a Lingayat - has maintained a cautious stance on the issue. On March 14, the state cabinet was to meet and decide on giving a religion tag to the Lingayats but the meeting was postponed following "differences" within the cabinet, the Indian Express reported.
The SBSP chief also said, "Unless someone (from the BJP) asks us, how will talks take place?" India's politicalscape is witnessing hectic political activity to stitch an anti-BJP alliance, as the ruling front is losing the people's confidence and votes in North India, ahead of the General Elections in 2019.
Saudi Arabia only started to cut shipments into the U.S.in the second half of previous year, so the annual average didn't reflect fully the drop. The crown prince admitted that women in his country do not yet have full rights, but noted that he considers women and men equal.
Brexit talks will become more intensive over the next six months and will feature a greater focus in the Irish border, according to the European Union side. "What most people want us to do, whether they voted leave or remain, is to get on with it", he said. "We suspect a frenetic week could be in store for British pound markets as Brexit and Bank of England policy risks clash head-on", ING's Viraj Patel said.
Jacqueline Fernandez is here to add fervour to your summer in the reprised version of " Ek Do Teen " from the 1988 film ' Tezaab ' in ' Baaghi 2 '. Well, it would have given the Housefull leading lady a chance to shake a leg with "the" Madhuri and also done some good for her film. It made it lot easier for me when I understood that it is not possible.
Fake bomb threats were also received by 19 schools across Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. Det Supt Tony Cockerill, of Humberside police, said: "We have been liaising with our counter-terrorism colleagues across the country and it is not believed that the threats are credible".
He allegedly shot her from behind, and the bullet entered her brain. The 13-year-old was rushed to a local hospital where she later died. Although the circumstances of the shooting are still being investigated, Cantrell assumed that the boy has seen such violence on video games or TV.
Some 700,000 Rohingya refugees have fled from Buddhist-dominated Myanmar to Bangladesh since late August, when Myanmar security forces began massive "clearance operations" after the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army insurgent group attacked security posts.
First of all, if flying can be avoided, she said, that's the safest and most comfortable option for any pet. The airline vowed to return both dogs to their respective owners, and on Thursday, Irgo's journey of thousands of miles ended in a happy, tail-wagging reunion.
On the northern side of the storm, heavy snow fell around Denver, with anywhere from 5 to 10 inches overnight in the metro area. Still plenty of time to watch how this evolves, so check back in with us over the next couple of days for updates.
The last time the area around Tathra caught fire was 1952, he said, adding the bushland was thick with tinder and waiting for a spark. And at least 18 homes have been lost in several towns in Victoria's southwest, and an estimated 40,000ha of bush and grassland.
The CBI court in Ranchi , however, acquitted another former Bihar chief minister, Jagannath Mishra , in the case. The case RC 38A/96 pertains to illegal withdrawal of money from Dumka treasury. He was held guilty of fraudulent withdrawal of Rs. 89.27L from the Deoghar treasury in December and sentenced to 3.5 years' imprisonment. A total of 31 people were accused in the case.
On March 12, Prime Minister Theresa May claimed it was "highly likely" that Russian Federation was to blame, after Britain identified the substance as a type of nerve agent developed by the Soviet military. Russian Federation has said is open to cooperation with Britain, but has refused Britain's demands to explain how Novichok , a nerve agent developed by the Soviet military, was used against the Skripals.
One the highlights of the Asean-Australia special summit was the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation to Counter International Terrorism. The Southeast Asian countries also urged Myanmar to protect Rohingya Muslims, who have been fleeing to Bangladesh and other neighboring countries since violent clashes broke out in Myanmar's Rakhine state a year ago.
North Korean, South Korean and USA representatives are set to meet in Finland for talks, according to South Korean and Finnish officials. "We believe the North Korean leader is now taking stock". Meanwhile, officials in Sweden met with North Korean diplomats Friday. North Korea is one of nine nations to have stockpiled nuclear weapons - about 14,500 total worldwide, a figure that has declined since the Cold War.While the exact number of nukes in each country's arsenal is closely guarded, ...
FBN's Kennedy discusses how Senate Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's unintentionally helped Conor Lamb win the Pennsylvania special election. Pelosi got tongue-tied as she welcomed Conor Lamb to the House as she flubbed his name and was forced to repeat it.
The military has also said that only terrorist targets are being destroyed and "utmost care" is being taken to avoid harming any civilians. Turkey's president says his forces and Syrian opposition fighters have seized control of the town of Afrin from Kurdish militants.
According to a spokesperson of the organization, taxi-hailing companies have been giving first priority to company-owned cars rather than driver-owned vehicles, causing a slump in their businesses. Other taxi unions, including the Mumbai Taximen's Union, have extended support to the strike called by Maharashtra Navnirman Vahatuk Sena. In Hyderabad , however, cab drivers chose to register their protest differently instead of striking work.
He also talked about breaking the communication barriers between the grassroots workers and leaders within the party with "love and grace", as the Congress was not like the BJP which did not respect their elders. "The FM (Finance Minister) will go silent because he and his daughter work for crony capitalist", Gandhi alleged. In this plenary session, Rahul carefully ushered in change by doing away with the previous seating arrangement wherein the top leadership sat on the stage and the ...
Some members have given notices for the no-confidence motion and the government is ready for discussion on that as well, he added. On Monday, Speaker Mahajan said that she has received notices about motion and says they will be accepted only if the House is peaceful.