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by | April 03, 2017 | 02:20

At Rio, Sindhu had lost gold to the Spaniard Carolina Marin. "Saina is not special but just like any other player". Saina got the best of Sindhu in that clash. "Today, I couldn't play my natural game". When it was 20-20 in the second, it was anybody's game. Sindhu raced away to a 6-1 lead in the first game, combining carefully executed drop shots with deft smashes.

by | April 03, 2017 | 02:22

The Delhi Chief Minister added that before the elections, the Election Commission conducts demo of 20-25 machines but if any machine is found to be defective, they just change that machine but don't order any inquiry. In 2009, Subramanian Swami and GVL Rao alleged that the EVMs had been tampered with after the Congress party came back to power. The slip drops in a box but the voter can not take it home.

by | April 03, 2017 | 02:09

The rally is meant to "protest against the continued Israeli control over the territories and especially East Jerusalem , and in favor of a peaceful solution and justice for both peoples", Standing Together, an umbrella movement of pro-peace organizations and left-wing parties said in a statement, according to Haaretz .

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:04

He spoke at a function organized by an Indian newspaper in Gauhati, the capital of Assam state. The trip by the Dalai Lama, whom the Chinese regard as a unsafe separatist, is expected to ratchet up tensions between New Delhi and Beijing over strategic issues such as China's growing ties with India's arch-rival Pakistan.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:19

The TBI released information on a confirmed sighting of Cummins and the teen in Oklahoma City on March 15. He is on the TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted list. "Some have characterized this as a romance", said the Director of the TBI, Mark Gwyn. Cummins and Thomas left love notes for each other on his classroom computer at Culleoka School before vanishing.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:18

The Los Angeles Times reported Veytia was taken into custody Monday at the border in San Diego. Veytia's next court appearance is April 6, where his transfer to NY will be discussed. As attorney general, Veytia is the top law enforcement official in Nayarit, a state in western Mexico between the cities of Mazatlán and Puerto Vallarta.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:17

Hillary Clinton on Friday knocked President Trump's proposed budget cuts to foreign aid, saying they would threaten the safety and security of the US. Clinton garnered some of the most enthusiastic applause from the university students in attendance when she took a subtle jab at her former presidential rival.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:53

Saarland is governed by a "grand coalition" government, the same right-left alliance that Merkel leads in Berlin. But on Sunday, voters in Saarland, a small and typically CDU-leaning state in southwestern Germany, seemed not to take heed of the "Schulz surge" as they cast their ballots in regional elections.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:55

The White House has indicated it could make some overtures toward Democrats for help on health care, but House Speaker Paul Ryan opposes this. ( CBS4 ) - A new poll just released by CBS News shows most Americans want President Donald Trump to move on from health care to other issues, are optimistic about the president's future, but still want an investigation into possible ties between Trump associates and Russian Federation.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:45

In a separate radio interview Davis said: " What the prime minister was saying was that if we have no deal, and we want a deal, it's bad for both of us ". "We will not be trading the security of our country, but we have a relationship with the European Union", she said. To accomplish the transition, lawmakers are being asked to delegate authority to the government to change some laws without a vote in Parliament, using so-called Henry VIII powers.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:42

FILE - In this September 1987 file photo, serial killer Donald Harvey stands before a judge during sentencing in Cincinnati. Later, Harvey told detectives he used cyanide most of the time because it was hard to detect. Some of the patients were suffocated when he let their oxygen tanks run out. JoEllen Smith, a spokeswoman for the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, tells PEOPLE that Harvey died from his injures at 9:08 a.m.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:37

The White House has invited the top Republican and Democratic members of the Senate and House of Representatives intelligence panels to review new material relevant to their investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the election, presidential spokesman Sean Spicer says.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:25

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack, through a media outlet with ties to the extremist group. Born in southeastern England, Masood had most recently been living in Birmingham. Pc Kristofer Aves was returning from a ceremony where he collected a commendation for his work as a family liaison officer when he was seriously injured as Khalid Masood drove his hire auto into pedestrians on the bridge on Wednesday.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:19

She said she had been unable to look at the news pictures of people rushing to the aid of the police officer. She added: "They can cut me out of it, but I just want to make sure they have that of him". Palmer had served in the police force for 15 years and was a proud member of the Metropolitan Police's parliamentary and diplomatic protection command.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:11

However, comparing Geert Wilder with French presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen would be a big mistake. European shares hit their highest level in 15 months, encouraged partly by the Dutch result but also by the dovish tone from the Federal Reserve that accompanied Wednesday's US interest rate rise.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:06

The UN has reported that more than 10,000 civilians have been killed in the war and close to 42,000 people injured since the beginning of the war in March, 2015. The bombing of a crowded funeral ceremony by coalition aircraft on October 8 past year in the capital Sanaa left more than 100 dead and hundreds more wounded.

by | March 29, 2017 | 01:53

While the nation was distracted by the House Republican's slow meltdown over Trumpcare last week, the Senate was doing dastardly deeds, destroying your online privacy in a partisan vote . The vote, which has been highly politicized, fell along party lines. Republicans claimed the regulations went too far and unnecessarily burdened internet companies, and the industry lauded the move to overturn them.

by | March 29, 2017 | 01:43

He also introduced a 2015 resolution calling on Federation Internationale de Football Association to eliminate gender discrimination between male and female athletes. On Sunday, Octagon agent Allan Walsh, whose clients include Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury, tweeted that the USA men's national hockey team could also boycott the men's world championships in a show of solidarity.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:36

The UN refugee agency said on Thursday that 157,000 people had reached a reception centre for residents fleeing the fighting. Mosul Eye said an air strike by an unidentified plane hit one of the cars, causing it to explode together with the explosives in the second auto nearby.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:34

The new lawsuit was filed by filed by Kreindler & Kreindler out of NY, and although the amount of sought-after damages has not been revealed, the lawsuit is sure to cause ripples. Fifteen of the 19 hijackers involved in the attacks were Saudi nationals, Raw Story noted. In addition, the lawsuit also argued the September 11 attacks were not possible without the involvement of the Saudi royal family.

by | March 23, 2017 | 01:36

They are also making sure that the audio quality of apps that offer support improves with the upcoming version . This could be essential seeing as Google is widely rumoured to be ditching the 3.5mm headphone slot from its forthcoming Pixel 2 smartphone.

by | March 22, 2017 | 00:37

With polls showing Macron, 39, would easily beat the anti-immigration Le Pen, 48, in a decisive run-off vote on May 7, he had been expected to take the most heat in Monday's TV battle. Members of the National Assembly, France's lower house of parliament, are allowed to hire family as assistants and pay them from funds put at the disposal of all lawmakers.

by | March 22, 2017 | 00:37

In February of this year, for example, Quebec alone saw 646 refugees walk across their border from the USA - a rise of 600% from February of 2016. According to the latest figures released by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), RCMP "interceptions" of asylum seekers crossing into the country between official ports of entry rose in February to 658, up from 476 the previous month.

by | March 21, 2017 | 00:45

India has fervently maintained that the entire state of Jammu and Kashmir , which includes areas now under Pakistan occupation, is an integral part of the Union of India. India rejects Pakistan's efforts to meddle in Indian judicial system. He also said that a constitutional amendment would be made to change the status of the region, through which the United States dollars 46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) passes.

by | March 21, 2017 | 00:47

More than an hour before her show last night, Maddow hyped that she had a bombshell to announce. "Why did the chicken cross the road?" And roads. And how both may have ties to shadowy Russian oligarchs. The vice chairman of that bank until recently was our new secretary of commerce, long time Trump friend Wilbur Ross'. As a precaution, Maddow had produced an entire separate show that was ready to run in case the tax return story had to be sidelined over authenticity questions.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:39

Facebook pages associated with Bashar al-Assad's government meanwhile claimed a citizen named Yasser Esayed was killed. The Syrian military said the Israeli planes targeted a military site near the ancient Roman city of Palmyra in the east of Homs province, the official Syrian Arab News Agency ( SANA ) reported.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:58

Cape Town - Man City boss Pep Guardiola said it was his failure to convince his players to be aggressive and attack in Monaco that resulted in their Champions League exit . City fought back from 2-0 down and were momentarily in control after midfielder Leroy Sane's 71st-minute goal. The two-time Champions League victor with Barcelona has failed to replicate such continental success in his debut City season, but Klopp believes the key reason for that is personnel.

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:53

The Prime Minister had already left for Dehradun to witness the swearing of Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat. Union Minister of State for Telecom Manoj Sinha is the front-runner, but he too appeared in a denial mode on Friday much like Home Minister Rajnath Singh who told reporters in Parliament that he neither knows about "any race nor is he in the race".

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:51

In brushing off the diplomatic row with perhaps America's closest ally, Trump also revived another: the Obama administration's monitoring of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's calls . "We said nothing", Trump said in reference to Spicer's repetition of claims made on Fox News "All we did was quote a certain very talented legal mind who was the one responsible for that on television".

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:14

The victims were carrying UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) papers, according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM). It was not clear who carried out the attack . Coastguard authorities in the Houthi rebel stronghold of Hodeidah said a helicopter gunship attacked the vessel they were travelling on in the Red Sea.

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:21

Rep. Elijah Cummings , the ranking Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, is now questioning whether Flynn reported the payment as required by law and military regulations, CNN reported. The lawmakers pointed to a report released in January by the USA intelligence community concluding that Russia Today, as part of Russia's "state-run propaganda machine", served as "a platform for Kremlin messaging to Russian and worldwide audiences".

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:32

Talks for the deal became evident when Bloomberg got its hands on materials (EB-5 financing) meant to attract overseas investors to the project. If this deal moves forward, the building will be valued at $2.85 billion, the largest sum for a single tower in Manhattan.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:35

Most of the national team is made up of American Jews representing Israel even though they do not have Israeli citizenship. Some found it amusing that Israel's minister for sports told a radio audience that she had no idea of what was going on in South Korea regarding one of the nation's greatest achievements in sports.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:36

The constitutional changes would give Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more powers. Deputy prime minister Lodewijk Asscher of the centre-left Labour party met with Turkish-Dutch organisations, who condemned the references to Nazis as well as violent protests.

by | March 13, 2017 | 01:40

With the party already winning 140 seats and leading in another 177 seats (as per the trends available at around 2 PM ) and going by the trends, the party is expected to breach 300-mark out of 403 seats, political pundits are expressing shock as normally 200 seats are enough to form the government in UP.