The election dates for the post of the party president will be decided by the 25-odd eminent leaders of the Congress. Mr. Gandhi is the only candidate in the fray and is likely to be elected unopposed - a sentiment conveyed by almost all the PCCs, which have passed resolutions asking that he take over as president.
An Alabama voter suggested Roy Moore's accusers were part of an orchestrated campaign against the Republican candidate - but she suffered a brief malfunction when asked to identify the choreographers. "My hope is that the Moore debacle will not only be a wake-up call for evangelicals, but also for Republicans, who should stand back and say, 'Wow, look at the kind of person we nearly elected to our ranks", James said.
But the new images show that significant work is under way at the Sinpo shipyard on North Korea's eastern coast to expand its construction facilities, and there are hints that another missile-carrying submarine may be under construction. Speculations of the ballistic submarine construction have been under scrutiny by USA intelligence in recent weeks, according to a report by The Diplomat .
IT officials searched Veda Nilayam, the residence of late Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, at Poes Garden in Chennai late on Friday and seized Electronic gadgets, including a laptop, desktop and other storage devices from two rooms used by Sasikala .
He said U.S. President Donald Trump's election on a platform that calls for increasing pressure on Iran has provided an opportunity for new alliances in the Middle East. It is the latest dramatic twist in weeks of turmoil in the region, which followed an unexpected purge of Saudi princes and officials by crown prince Mohammad bin Salman, who has also increasingly locked Saudi Arabia on a path to confrontation with Iran.
President Khama believes the end of President Mugabe's reign could be "an opportunity to put Zimbabwe on a path to peace and prosperity". But military leaders said on state TV that they were not taking over the government, but "targeting criminals around" Mugabe, and that Mugabe and his family were safe.
As soon as the Police and security forces laid siege to a cluster of houses, the holed up terrorists opened fire that triggered a fierce gunfight. One of the terrorists killed in the encounter is Owaid, nephew of 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rahman Lakhvi.
Hamas withdrew from the crossings on November 1, implementing the first step of an Egyptian-brokered deal to end the rift with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party. All Palestinian factions are due to meet in Cairo next week to discuss ways to move reconciliation forward. Israel has maintained a blockade on Gaza for a decade, with tight restrictions in place on the movement of people and goods at its crossings, citing the need to control Hamas and stop Islamic groups from ...
However, two simple Suarez finishes from close range either side of half-time and Paulinho's late tap-in glossed over another under-par performance from Ernesto Valverde's men, who were again thankful to a fine display from goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen .
Wisconsin linebacker T.J. Edwards called for trainers from the MI sideline with Peters lying still on the ground. "Everyone had a little edge to them". "He's going to meet us at the plane, so we'll have a better idea [of his status] when we see him", Harbaugh said. Otherwise, the unit had another stout day, and coordinator Jim Leonhard dialed up a couple different blitzes in the second half.
In a tweet Saturday morning, Trump told the 2016 popular vote victor to "get on with your life" but urged her to "give it another try in three years". Of source, as Trump tells Clinton to get on with her life, the president has tweeted dozens of times about the former Democratic presidential nominee since defeating her last November in the election.
Well we know where Trump's deformed baby hands would have gone! President Trump , who himself has been caught on tape disparaging women and has a slew of sexual harassment allegations , dove right in to attack Senator Franken. Franken, who joined the Senate in 2009, apologized to Tweeden on Thursday in two statements and said he would fully cooperate with an ethics investigation.
Winds could gust as high as 40 miles per hour and temperatures will fall from the mid 50s to near 50 during the day. Plenty of sunshine and a southerly flow of winds will help keep temperatures above average for Friday . Get your boots, jackets and umbrellas: Rain and potentially unsafe winds are expected in the tri-state this weekend, Storm Team 4 says. Winds will decrease this evening and it will be quite chilly tonight into tomorrow morning.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (2nd R) (D-NY), Rep. Jackie Speier (2nd L) (D-CA), Rep. Bruce Poliquin (L) (D-ME), and Rep. Ann McLane Kuster (R) (D-NH) speak at a press conference on sexual harassment in Congress on November 15, 2017 in Washington, DC.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday congratulated Manushi Chillar for winning the coveted "Miss World 2017" pageant at Sanya in China. Puerto Rico's Stephanie Del Valle, the victor of last year's Miss World's title, passed on Manushi Chillar the crown. Earlier, the Indians who bagged the Miss World title are Reita Faria (1966), Aishwarya Rai (Miss World 1994), Diana Hayden (Miss World 1997), Yukta Mookhey (Miss World 1999), Priyanka Chopra (Miss World 2000).
Donald Trump announced on Friday he is putting his decision to drop restrictions on hunters importing trophies from elephants hunted in Zimbabwe and Zambia on hold for the time being. He described the perilous situation in Zimbabwe, where the US Embassy has advised Americans to limit their travel outdoors. "Furthermore, I am not convinced that elephant populations in the area warrant overconcentration measures".
While Gujarat water resources minister Babubhai Bokhiriya will fight for an Assembly seat from Porbandar, state home minister Pradipsinh Jadeja will contest from his constituency, Vatva. The BJP, that has set a target of winning over 150 seats in the state, is yet to announce names of 112 candidates for the 182-seat Assembly. Earlier in the month, the Congress had given three options to the Hardik Patel-led Patidar Anamat Sndolan Samiti (PASS) on how reservation will be provided to the ...
A restricted report is not referred for criminal investigation or to commanders and allows the service member who made it to seek confidential support, medical care and counseling. In 2015 there were 164 unrestricted reports and 31 restricted. In the Marine Corps, there were 837 reports in 2015 to 825 in 2016. Regarding the Army, Fort Hood , Texas, had the most reports across over the period, at 863.
Standard & Poor's has kept India at the lowest investment grade, just above junk status, for a decade and Fitch Ratings for one year longer. "While a number of important reforms remain at the design phase, Moody's believes that those implemented to date will advance the government's objective of improving the business climate, enhancing productivity, stimulating foreign and domestic investment, and ultimately fostering strong and sustainable growth", it said.
After the roof's collapse, the search for residents in the building was called off, but there have been no reports of missing persons. The Fire Department of NY says 170 firefighters are at the scene. "I couldn't believe it", she said. FDNY Chief of Department James Leonard said the fire department evacuated nearby buildings because heavy smoke was in the street.
Police fired live rounds and tear gas to prevent Odinga's convoy from making its way to Nairobi's main park so he could address supporters. "The indiscriminate use of live ammunition is totally unacceptable". Police warned earlier this week they would not allow a ceremony to welcome Odinga back from speaking engagements overseas. "The supporters had tried to make their way to the city centre anticipating that address from Odinga".
The crash took place in a dense woodland. The manor said the crash did not happen at the site and there were no casualties at the manor. A woman who lives nearby said she was out walking her dogs at the time of the collision. "Everyone is helping the emergency services". Emergency services rushed to the scene, with fire officers launching a drone over the fallen wreckage in a desperate search for survivors.
Gun control is a hot-button issue in the United States, so I applaud First United Methodist Church in Tennessee for having an open discussion on church shootings, one of which took nearly 30 lives in Texas earlier this month. "Evidently he just forgot that he re-chambered the weapon", Parks said. The husband and wife, also in her 80s, were flown to a hospital. The man accidentally shot himself and his wife during a discussion about a previous church shooting.
He said nothing in the post seemed to show O'Neill would exhibit bias in the cases he hears - including those involving criminal charges of sexual misconduct - but that judges have historically steered clear of making the type of statement O'Neill made Friday.
It said these appeared larger than those for North Korea's Romeo-class attack submarine. 38North also cites the continuous movement of parts in and out of yards next to construction halls at the shipyard and the presence of a stand used to test the mechanism that launches missiles from a submarine.
At least 10 other people were wounded, including two children at an elementary school near the small town of Corning, about 100 miles north of Sacramento, where the suspect was slain, according to police and local media. -The gunman "arbitrarily" shot at residents in the rural area as he drove by, said Johnston. - The gunman allegedly went back on the road and shot and killed one person, Johnston said.
Police is questioning the arrested militant. The militants in the vehicle opened heavy fire in which two cops, including sub-inspector Imran Ahmad Tak, were injured. "His body has reached his home and we have started further investigation", he said. Earlier there were reports that Mugees was affiliated with Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind led by Zakir Musa.
Meanwhile, security sources in Hebron said Israeli soldiers detained a 15-year-old Palestinian teenager over stabbing attack claims. He then got out of the vehicle and attempted to stab an IDF soldier with a knife. The move is justified as part of a policy of deterrence, despite previous military committee statements that such actions do not prevent attacks. The incident took place at the Gush Etzion Junction in the central West Bank, a common site for terror attacks due to its close ...
This was confirmed by a Turkish force personnel who attended the Trident Javelin drill held in Norway from November 8-17. "They said they had made a decision to pull our troops out and will do so, so we told them to not stop and go ahead and take our 40 soldiers out of there".
The news outlet received multiple photographs and phone calls from irate citizens who were offended by the genitalia over Okanogan County. Meanwhile on social media, photos of the phallic image continue to circulate. In response to the incident, Navy officials said in a statement that the drawings were "wholly unacceptable" and the service has initiated an investigation.
Carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels and industries around the world is likely to increase by 2% by end 2017 compared to past year. And despite a slowing of emissions growth in India and China, global emissions are growing. "In many regions that has meant rolling back on the restructuring of the economy and an uptick in smokestack industry output". Increases in coal use in China and the U.S.
It said Monday the coalition would lift the blockade after widespread worldwide criticism. The United Nations has listed Yemen as the world's number one humanitarian crisis, with 17 million people in need of food, seven million of whom are at risk of starvation.
Cambodia's Supreme Court dissolved the main opposition party on Thursday, leaving authoritarian Prime Minister Hun Sen clear to extend over three decades in power in a general election next year. in the hope of overthrowing the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP). There was no sign of protests. On Wednesday, Rainsy made an announcement that he would be returning to the CNRP, a party he quit in February over fears at the time that it would be dissolved if he remained a member of it.
Under the Obama administration, elephant hunting trophies were allowed in countries such as South Africa but not in Zimbabwe because Fish and Wildlife decided in 2015 that the nation had failed to prove that its management of elephants enhanced the population.
The United States and Russia , Syria's ally, have put forward rival draft resolutions on renewing the mandate of the Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM), tasked with investigating Syria's toxic gas attacks. "But we have different views about how it should be renewed ", he told reporters. "Russia is doing everything possible to prevent that from happening", he said.