By morning, out of the 81 councils election results declared, Rajapaksa's SLPP had won 51 councils in an unexpected good show. The Kandy Municipality, Kolonnawa UC, Wattala - Mabole UC, kalutara UC, Nuwara-Eliya MC, Galle MC, Weligama UC, Hambantota MC, Badulla Mc were among the areas the councils the UNP captured power.
At the top of her Fox News program last night, Judge Jeanine Pirro - one of the loudest pro-Trump voices in the media - provided a full-throated defense of White House Chief of Staff John Kelly amid the growing Rob Porter scandal. It's a White House where distinguishing between right and wrong is prohibited. Reuters has not independently confirmed the allegations against Porter, or against Trump.
The remaining 200 sales reps will focus on non-opioid drugs such as Symproic, the company said. Purdue Pharma , makers of the prescription drug OxyContin, announced it is decreasing its sales staff and will no longer market opioid drugs to doctors.
According to Yahoo News, the Senate voted 71-to-28. He added that the GOP had to fill the bill with "waste" to secure Democratic approval. The breakdown came largely in the Senate , when after a day of inaction, Republican Sen. Some lawmakers, including Flake, have suggested they may have to fall back on a temporary DACA extension with modest border security measures if lawmakers can not agree on a broader immigration reform bill .
The staff secretary resigned later Wednesday. "It's an obviously tough time for him". "And we hope he has a wonderful career, and hopefully he will have a great career ahead of him". Trump's tweet drew backlash from some on social media, including third-ranking Senate Democrat Patty Murray. She also reaffirmed the RNC's position that when there is a finding of guilt in the case of Steve Wynn , then they will give back the money he donated.
Lone, however, defended his action, saying he was "provoked" by the BJP to raise slogans in favour of Pakistan. "It is my personal view, I said it in the house and I don't think anyone should have a problem with it" said MLA Akbar Lone on shouting " Pakistan Zindabad ".Later, the speaker expunged his remarks.
Eleven years ago, the south's Roh Moo-hyun and the north's Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong Un's father, signed an eight-point peace agreement. Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands took silver, finishing 0.70 seconds behind Lim, while Olympic Athlete from Russia Semen Elistratov won the bronze.
To do so, they assessed data from the Health Improvement Network, the largest electronic medical records database in the world, and they examined information from 1986 to 2012. Again, these numbers won't be shocking to anyone who has struggled with their skin, but it's also interesting to consider the idea that the connection has more to do with inflammation than the low self-esteem or social isolation that can sometimes accompany acne.
The reception was also attended by other celebrity supporters of the charity, including actress Emilia Clarke , TV presenter Jonathan Ross, and Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes. Speaking to pupils at the school, he revealed his worry for young girls who feel pressure to emulate the airbrushed pictures they see online. The prince said: "I worry for you girls".
Let us start with the Super Bowl Halftime Show , in which JT ripped through seemingly every hit in his ever-expanding catalog. Timberlake started the show with "Filthy", his brand-new song off " Man of the Woods ", which dropped February 2.
They are a setback for Jeremy Hunt , the health and social care secretary, who has ordered the NHS to improve its performance against the best-known of the various NHS-wide waiting time targets. PHE said flu levels remain high but are continuing to stabilise across the UK. "The appalling human stories arising from the worst winter crisis on record have shocked the nation".
You all are going to love this movie because of the great production and directional work. So, there is no pressure. "(It is) not exactly a conscious effort, but that is how I think. Did you like the film? He has an excellent motto - "Women Stronger, Country Stronger". I liked both what it was trying to say and how it was doing so: it was done with a degree of flair.
The process to get a misdemeanor marijuana possession convicted vacated starts with filling out a form with Spokane's Municipal Court at the Public Safety Building. "Marijuana possession arrests in Washington rose sharply in the 25 year period from 4,000 in 1986 to 11,000 in 2010, totaling 240,000 arrests, according to the Drug Policy Alliance ", the statement says.
The poll, released Friday, finds that just more than half of those surveyed, 53 percent, say that the special counsel probe is a "fair" investigation into Trump's campaign, while 28 percent say it is "unfair". A new Reuters/Ipsos poll released in the wake of the Nunes memo shows that nearly three in four Republican voters believe the president is a victim of a plan to undermine him; with voters' attitudes on the investigation into alleged collusion between Trump's team and Russian Federation ...
India had voted in the UN General Assembly in December past year against US President Donald Trump's unilateral recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Meanwhile, the highpoint of Modi's current Middle East tour would be his "temple diplomacy". "India has recognised the State of Palestine in 1988, and we can not forget the last Indian vote in favour of Palestine's rights in Jerusalem in the United Nations General Assembly, and all the political stands that India has taken to support ...
It would allow them to freeze early-stage egg cells before undergoing treatment, to be matured in the lab at a later time to be fertilised with sperm to make a baby. It's a revolution and for the first time, human eggs have been developed outside the human body from their earliest stage to full maturity. After the onset of puberty, the follicles rupture once per month in order to release a mature egg for fertilization.
The CDC started using a tracking system to get more information on the flu season each year starting back in 2010 that keeps an eye on hospitalizations and the reasons why during this time of the year. She said the flu remains widespread in almost all states, except for OR and Hawaii. The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene confirmed Friday that a third child has died of flu-related illness during this 2017-2018 flu season.
What's even more encouraging is researchers believe that the local application of very small amounts of the agents could serve as both a rapid-and relatively inexpensive-cancer therapy. "The approach worked startlingly well in laboratory mice with transplanted mouse lymphoma tumors in two sites on their bodies. In the mice, we saw unbelievable, body-wide effects, including the elimination of tumours all over the animal", said Dr Levy, a Professor of Oncology.
The children were rescued from the Yambio region, the epicenter of fighting in the South Sudanese Civil War that has raged since late 2013, leading to tens of thousands of casualties and over 3.6 million people displaced. "Many joined armed groups because they feel they had no other option", said Mdoe. "It is the largest release of children in almost three years and it is vital that negotiations continue so there are many more days like this".
The theft occurred at a farmer's market in Lancaster, PA on January 30, when a man pretended to be an employee at a stand while the actual employee was away and took money from the business, WPMT reported . And posted below a picture of the sketch photoshopped on top of his roommate's face. Another person said the sketch looked like a popular musician and backed up the assertion by noting the title of one of the performer's actual albums.