The move is said to be an attempt to woo voters from Lingayat community, which constitute 17 per cent of state population. With this move, the Siddaramaiah government has now put the ball in the Centre's court to accept or reject these two crucial cabinet decisions that are being seen as politically crucial ahead of the assembly polls.
The authorities of Saudi Arabia are working on legislation that will equalize women's salaries with men's salaries, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said. Saudi Arabia condemned the attacks but was accused of secretly financing extremist militants. "Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman will be on an official visit to Iraq", MP Saadoon Al Dulaimi posted on his Twitter account on Monday.
In 2017, New Hampshire had the third highest drug overdose death rate in the USA, according to the Centers for Disease Control. White House domestic policy adviser Andrew Bremberg said Sunday that the Justice Department "will seek the death penalty against drug traffickers where it's appropriate under current law".
In a statement, Northumbria Police said: "The emails inform the school that a bomb has been placed on the grounds and will be detonated if they don't hand over cash". No schools have been evacuated and Cambridgeshire Police have told us they're treating this very seriously. The threats are understood to be part of a series of incidents targeting schools across the UK.
With 99.8 percent of the vote counted, results showed Putin won nearly 77 percent of the vote, well up from his showing in the last election in 2012. "Our elections have proved once again ... that it's not possible to manipulate our people", she said. "The ballot stuffing seen today in Moscow and elsewhere in the Russian election is an effort to steal the influence of 140+ million people", he said.
Saturday, where they learned the 9-year-old grabbed a gun when his sister would not give up the video game controller. An investigation is now underway into the incident. "I do know it's a tragedy". "This is all new ground for us, we've never dealt with a kid shooting a kid at age nine", Sheriff Cantrell told local press.
Moscow-Russia is on Sunday set to elect Vladimir Putin to a historic fourth Kremlin term, as the country faces increasing isolation over a spy poisoning in Britain and a fresh round of USA sanctions. Many voters credit Putin, a 65-year-old former KGB spy, with standing up for Russia's interests in a hostile outside world, even though the cost is confrontation with the West.
The plane diverted to Akron so that the dog could be delivered to its owner . United Airlines provoked worldwide outrage after a 10-month-old French bulldog died on one of its U.S. A 10-year-old German Shepherd was reunited with its Kansas family on Thursday night after it mistakenly flew to Japan on Tuesday, AP reported. We have notified our customers that their pets have arrived safely and will arrange to return the pets to them as soon as possible.
Salah is one goal away from Didier Drogba, who scored 29 goals in a single season, to become the African player to score the most goals in the English Premier League . The goals he brings are invaluable and he is just so good to play with. "I think that's why you're seeing success with Manchester City and Liverpool because they are humble", McMahon added.
Ms Suu Kyi last visited Canberra in 2013 on a five-day Australian tour, before she was allowed to stand for parliament, following her release from nearly 15 years of house arrest in 2010. Myanmar staunchly denies that its security forces have targeted Rohingya civilians and Suu Kyi has bristled at the worldwide criticism. The government denied it, maintaining that only "terrorists" were killed and then "carefully buried".
According to Weather .com, snow will likely affect parts of the mid-Atlantic, central Appalachians and the upper Ohio Valley over the next two days, although it is uncertain whether another major nor'easter storm will impact areas further north along the North East coastline.
The multi-million-rupee fodder scam involves the embezzlement of government funds in Bihar meant for cattle fodder and surfaced in the 1990s when Lalu Yadav was chief minister of undivided Bihar. The pronouncement of the verdict was deferred till March 17 and then postponed to Monday. November, 2014: The Jharkhand High Court drops the conspiracy charge against Lalu Yadav in another case related to the fodder scam , on the grounds that a person can not be tried twice for the same offense.
Almost 700,000 Rohingya have fled the troubled Rakhine state for Bangladesh since authorities launched a brutal crackdown six months ago that the United Nations has called "ethnic cleansing". "It's a very complex problem", Turnbull told reporters, adding it was a humanitarian disaster. "We will uphold our commitment to the rules-based order and global law in the region, including the South China Sea", said Turnbull.
Hundreds of residents in the town, which has a population of about 1600, slept in an evacuation centre in Bega or in their cars. Senators rose in parliament on Monday to offer sympathies to those affected by bushfires that continue to rage in NSW and Victoria, offering praise to firefighters and support to victims.
The report cited unnamed "diplomatic sources" in Seoul as saying Choe would take part in a meeting with former U.S. diplomats, including former U.S. "He's given his word", said Kang, referring to discussions that South Korean officials held with Kim in Pyongyang earlier this month. Chung, who headed a high-level delegation to Pyongyang and met Kim during his March 5-6 trip, says North Korea told his delegation it won't need to keep its nuclear weapons if military threats against it are ...
Wael Olwan, spokesman for the Faylaq al-Rahman group, said Sunday the "serious" talks are not aimed at evacuating able-bodied civilians from the region, something the Syrian opposition views as forcible displacement. An opposition official from Ghouta privy to the negotiations told Reuters a delegation had left Harasta and was working out the terms of a deal that would follow previous surrender accords for rebel-held areas subjected to bombardment and siege.
David's South Austin Medical Center, according to an Austin-Travis County EMS tweet. Police are now investigating three explosions that occurred this month and said that they could be crimes of hatred. Austin Sheriff's Department raises reward for information leading to the capture of a suspect in bombing case to $100,000. "There's a certain level of skill and sophistication that whoever is doing this has, and.
May, in a video message broadcast at the gala event, said: "Being a great teacher requires resilience, ingenuity, and a generous heart". Zafirakou teaches in one of the poorest communities in England. "So thank you for all you have done and continue to do". And the 39-year-old is a worthy victor - she has guided youngsters from one of the poorest areas of the country and helped pupils from a variety of backgrounds.
AIADMK , which had contested the 2014 Lok Sabha polls against BJP but is generally seen to be its ally, has 37 MPs. "In fact, its premature to comment on no-confidence motion", he said. Around 150 members - including those of the Congress, Trinamool Congress, the Left, Nationalist Congress Party, Aam Aadmi Party and Rashtriya Janata Dal - are likely to vote against the government.
People walk passed the British Consulate General, in St.Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, March 17, 2018. Britain and Russian Federation have each expelled 23 diplomats over the attack as relations between the two countries crash to a post-Cold War low.
He added that Moscow was ready to cooperate on the investigation into the poisoning, the first time a nerve agent has been used in Europe since WWII, according to Britain. "We said it right away", he said. Its UK embassy tweeted a picture of fictional Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, writing: "In absence of evidence, we definitely need Poirot in Salisbury!" He also said officials from the Netherlands-based Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons would arrive Monday in Britain ...
Maharashtra Navnirman Vahatuk Sena's Sanjay Naik said that the business of these drivers have taken a deep plunge over the years due to the "mismanagement" of these companies. Major cab aggregators like Ola and Uber always look for funds from the foreign backers, and they have been trying to make a profitable front. Vikram, an Ola Auto driver from Bengaluru told YourStory that he is losing out on an equal amount of incentives compared to that of petrol and diesel vehicles because he uses ...
Most of the civilians fleeing since Thursday have left from the town of Hammuriyeh, in the south of Eastern Ghouta . The UN is trying to determine the numbers fleeing Eastern Ghouta , but has been unable to observe the evacuations. Ravina Shamdasani, spokesperson for the UN's Rights Office decried "reports that civilians are being prevented from leaving Afrin city by Kurdish forces".
John Dowd, Trump's personal lawyer, praised Sessions on Saturday for firing McCabe, and then suggested that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who oversees the special counsel, " bring an end " to Mueller's investigation. Republicans strongly cautioned the President and his team to let Mueller do his work. Another Dem recently added ... does anyone think this is fair? Republican allies of the president have seized upon the fact that some of Mueller's team - seven out of 17 lawyers, ...
After the final whistle, incensed Spanish players surrounded the Romanian referee. He then offered his apologies to the ref for his side's actions, adding: "I am captain and I apologise for the persecution of the referee". The Oaks will slot into Pool A with Ireland, Scotland, Japan, and a yet-to-be-determined playoff victor. In the final match of the European qualifying group for Japan 2019, Spain would have secured their place with victory over Belgium.
Putin won 63.6 percent of the vote in 2012, and, if the early results are confirmed, he will now stay in his post until 2024, the year he turns 72. After a campaign without any serious political challengers, Russian President Vladimir Putin has been re-elected president of Russia for a fourth term .
Democrat Conor Lamb looks poised to hold on to his narrow victory over Republican Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania. "One candidate in Texas went out and said he would not be for me and he came in fourth, he came in fourth so let's not read too much in to this", she said.
British Prime Minister Theresa May this week expelled 23 Russian diplomats and severed high-level contacts over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal an ex-Russian agent convicted of spying for Britain, and his daughter Yulia. The British Council said in a statement it is "profoundly disappointed" at its pending closure. Skripal is a former Russian military intelligence officer who betrayed numerous Russian agents to Britain.
I think that Delgado's all-around ability is really what makes him unsafe for Kansas. With Kansas' other big [Silvio] De Sousa, Delgado could be able to take advantage of De Sousa's inexperience. 1 status, and their ability to make a run at the title. Kansas, however, held on by going 10-of-10 from the free-throw line in the last minute. The Jayhawks' margin for error, at least at this juncture against the competition they're going to see in Omaha, is pretty small.
The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Saturday that 23 British diplomats are "persona non grata" and must leave the country within a week. But a Russian scientist disclosed details of a secret program to manufacture the military-grade nerve agents in the 1990s, and later published the formula.
The first politician in years to challenge the Kremlin's grip on power, Alexei Navalny, is barred from the race because of a corruption conviction he says was fabricated. "I am sure the programme I am offering is the right one", he said. The doctor, who gave her name only as Yekaterina because of fears about repercussions, said she and her co-workers were told to fill out forms detailing not only where they would cast their ballots, but giving the names and details of two "allies" whom ...
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday mounted a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi , accusing him of symbolising crony capitalism, and saying the poor of the country continue to live in "Modi's maya " (illusory world) of the promised good days.
It drove into Blake's nightclub in Queen Street at about 11.45pm on Saturday, March 17. Footage of the incident shows cops pulling the suspect out of the seriously damaged vehicle, surrounded by an angry crowd. on Saturday, after "a number of people" were injured when a auto drove into the nightclub building, officials said in a statement . Witness Sonny Powar said he saw two people get hit by the auto before the driver was pulled from the vehicle.
Syria state television broadcast photos of the president dressed in a shirt and jacket surrounded by soldiers, some perched on a tank behind him, in an unspecified part of Eastern Ghouta. The Turkish military denied on Saturday that it had struck a hospital in Afrin, where it has waged an offensive since January against the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia that controls the region.
Vladimir Putin has unsurprisingly won Russia's presidential election, gaining at least 73.9% of the vote, exit polls say. Follow Trend on Telegram. Putin stated that our country is a democratic one, that our courts are fair, but he is lying. Given the lack of real competition, authorities struggled against voter apathy, in the process putting many of Russia's almost 111 million voters under intense pressure to cast ballots.
A total of five snow and ice warnings - two amber and three yellow - are in place across the eastern coasts of England and Scotland on Saturday. Temperatures barely above freezing, and in the wind it will feel like it's well below freezing.
The Russian Foreign Ministry said it was giving the 23 diplomats one week to leave the country. The Kremlin has warned that Russian Federation could take further measures, if Britain makes any more "unfriendly" moves toward Russian Federation.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked the Narendra Modi government for targeting opposition leaders including RJD leader Lalu Prasad using the CBI to "intimidate and harass them" and asked who the next target will be.
When asked what his next movements would be, Mr Xenophon said he would spend a period away from the public eye. "It's a great state, and we've got a very bright future here in South Australia". Opposition Leader Steven Marshall's Liberal Party was projected to win 24 seats in the 47-seat parliament by ABC election analyst Antony Green. Colton is one of four in South Australia to become notionally Liberal under redistributed electoral boundaries.
The Wolf Pack trailed by four early in an overtime period that featured 34 total points. SAN DIEGO - Shelton Mitchell scored a season-high 23 points, Gabe DeVoe had 22 and Clemson beat New Mexico State to out a ideal first round for No. 14 seed Montana (25-8) failed to score. "If I could play them we'd have a shot, a really good shot", said Jim Boeheim , a roommate of Bing's in college.
Host Bill Hader did a great version of Trump's short-lived spokesman, Anthony Scaramucci . "It's just insane how one day you're the CEO of Exxon , a $50 billion company, and the next day you get fired by a guy who used to sell stakes in the mail!" Cooper put to Session that there were rumors.
If the victor decides to take the cash lump sum option, they will receive about $273.9 million, Powerball officials said . If you bought some Powerball tickets in a St. Otherwise the victor can receive 30 graduate payments over 29 years in an annuity. The lottery is conducted in every state in the United States except Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Mississippi, Nevada and Utah.
Moscow also said it would halt the activities of the British Council in Russian Federation in a tough series of retaliatory measures announced after it summoned British ambassador Laurie Bristow. "It is Russian Federation that is in flagrant breach of global law and the Chemical Weapons Convention". "We will always do what is necessary to defend ourselves, our allies and our values against an attack of this sort, which is an attack not only on the United Kingdom, but upon the global ...
The former Indian PM claimed that the reason behind the situation in Kashmir ─ which he said was "deteriorating day in and day out" ─ was the alliance between the BJP and the People's Democratic Party (PDP) which was formed after the 2014 Indian general election.
He also said officials from the Netherlands-based Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons would arrive Monday in Britain to take samples of the nerve agent used to poison the Skripals. "And this will continue, because this is our foreign policy: very aggressive and very unpleasant". "We actually have evidence, which we've collected over the past 10 years, that Russian Federation not only worked on the development of nerve agents for the objective of committing murder but also ...
The comments by the ambassador came after Britain, France and Germany, three partners to the nuclear deal, are seeking to impose sanctions on Iran for its missile program to encourage U.S. On Friday, officials from the US, Russia and other major world powers in charge of assessing the implementation of the deal met in Vienna with delegates from Iran , amid growing questions about the US commitment to the plan.
Harper Lee's estate sues over Aaron Sorkin's Broadway production of " To Kill A Mockingbird " New York, Mar 15 (PTI) The estate of " To Kill A Mockingbird " author Harper Lee has sued those behind Aaron Sorkin's upcoming Broadway production of the classic.
Amber warnings have been issued for tomorrow for the East Midlands, North West England, West Midlands, Yorkshire and Humber, the East of England, London and South East England. Sunday will be a similar story, with snow and ice expected across the UK. Yellow warnings for snow and ice are in place throughout the day on Sunday covering the same areas and stretching to South West England and Wales, with 20cm of snow likely on higher ground.
An orange weather warning has been issued by Met Éireann for the following counties - Dublin, Kildare , Louth , Wexford , Wicklow , Meath and Waterford . A statement reads: "All Services operating, but are subject to delays". Events around Dublin have been cancelled such as the Festival Big Day Out in Merrion Square and the Irish Rugby team's homecoming in the Aviva Stadium.
Speaking to reporters in Moscow afterwards, Mr Bristow said that the crisis had arisen after "the attempted murder of two people using a chemical weapon developed in Russia ". Russian President Vladimir Putin cast his vote on Sunday in a presidential election that is expected to give him a runaway victory, the only possible blemish for the Kremlin being if large numbers of voters do not bother taking part because the result is so predictable.