Following the protest call, thousands of Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) workers are off their duties demanding a hike in pay and clearance of dues. Transport Minister M.R. Vijayabaskar accused "some unions" of trying to flare up the strike for their own agenda even as 32 trade unions signed the wage agreement.
Prolonged exposure during times of extreme cold can be fatal to sea turtles. As a result, the body temperatures for sea turtles drop as well, and stuns them. Long periods of unusually cold weather can also kill fish outright by "cold stress" or make fish more susceptible to disease, FWC said. Immediately report any cold stunned turtles that you locate by calling us at 361-949-8173 ext.
The IED blast took place in the market area of Sopore. The identity of the 4th slain policeman was not immediately known. Jammu and Kashmir IGP Munir Khan told Greater Kashmir that three shops were also damaged. The town is observing a shutdown on the 25th anniversary of a massacre when government forces killed at least 47 people after a paramilitary soldier died in a rebel attack.
The National Weather Service is now tracking a severe winter storm predicted to bring cold temperatures, snow, and extremely powerful winds up and down the east coast this week. Public schools in New York City have also been closed for Thursday. In Charleston, South Carolina, one to three inches of snow and sleet are expected.
It seemed everybody was shelling out big bucks, desperately trying to become an instant billionaire in this weekend's Powerball and Mega Millions drawings. Last time someone won the Mega Millions jackpot was October 13 and the Powerball last saw a victor October 25. "We have at least 11 Powerball Millionaires in Arkansas".
The new request, if granted, will bring more than 700 miles (1,140 km) of new and replacement barriers altogether over 10 years, reports Xinhua. President Trump made a border wall between the US and Mexico one of his campaign's promises, and while the issue has repeatedly been kicked down the road, it appears that the President will pull out all the stops in order to get funding for a border wall , including offering to protect undocumented immigrants.
In Nevada, dispensary owner Fernando Leal said he was still trying to understand the implications, but stopped short of saying he'd have to lay off any of his approximately 80 workers. The conflict between the federal and state-by-state legality of cannabis has been a strategic opportunity for CannaRoyalty because institutional investors such as banks won't touch the controversial substance.
Today the CBP released a new Directive that supersedes the one it released in 2009, explaining that the new one "enhances transparency, accountability and oversight of electronic device border searches" it performs. The spike in searches comes as the Trump administration has moved to ramp up border security. But while the directive offers privacy safeguards, it also includes exceptions under which officers can conduct more advanced searches.
You probably can't, but unfortunately, you probably also won't get the chance to, especially if you're shooting for the moon and hoping to win both the Powerball and the Mega Millions . Saturday's Powerball jackpot is the eighth largest lottery prize ever. "Obviously the tax would take quite a bit of it, but the rest of it, I would give away to charity", echoed Travers.
Start by cranking up the heat, turning off the water (either to the suspect pipe or the entire home ), and opening the taps. If the water is moving, it won't freeze. Next, open the faucet so that water will flow through the pipe once the area is melted. If you are unable to locate the frozen area, if the frozen area is not accessible, or if you cannot thaw the pipe , call a licensed plumber.
More on the Ridley Scott Merlin Saga news below. The story of Merlin and Arthur was brought to the big screen a year ago in Guy Ritchie's "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword ", starring Charlie Hunnam, Jude Law and Eric Bana. The last time anything from the King Arthur realm was adapted for the big screen, it did not go well with critics . Disney has hired The Lord of the Rings scribe Philippa Boyens to adapt The Merlin Saga .
And the price of a ticket is doubling, from $1 to $2. The latest jackpot, which will be drawn Saturday, is the nation's 8th largest lottery prize ever. A $460 million prize is up for grabs . "For those that say you'll never win, well never was on October 25th!" Powerball tickets are sold for $2 and can be purchased in 44 states including the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Washington D.C.
Trump calls on Saudis to "immediately" lift Yemen blockade Trump has yet to name ambassadors to key nations in Mideast Mattis, Tillerson warned Trump of security concerns in Israel embassy move MORE said Friday he intends to stay in his post through 2018, dismissing new reports that he is on his way out of the Trump administration.
The closely-contested 94th District race involved both a recount and a court challenge before the election snafu was finally sorted out Thursday morning. This is a developing story. Almost two months after voters cast their ballots, the victor of the race was decided Thursday morning by a random drawing , the latest dramatic moment in the most suspenseful election of 2017.
On the Africa-based player of the year category, the CAF president said there was no point in having such a duplication, adding that "one award will serve all African players". "The referees award was scrapped because CAF believes in the ethical awards could encourage corruption and manipulation in games". Zambian Patson Daka was voted Youth Player of the Year .
Although Romney previously served for two terms as governor of MA (and was raised in MI, where his father was governor and his mother ran for the Senate), he comes from a prominent Mormon family with strong ties to Utah. Hatch was getting pressure from two different sides. Only hours after Hatch announced his retirement, Romney changed his location on Twitter from MA to Holladay, Utah, as first noticed by Bloomberg's Sahil Kapur.
It was believed that she had either committed suicide or had fallen from a terrace. In a tragic incident being reported from Gujarat, a man who killed his ailing mother by pushing her off the terrace of a residential building in Rajkot was arrested on Thursday.
The storm battered France, Germany, Switzerland and the Netherlands on Wednesday, after hitting the United Kingdom, where thousands of homes are still without power and winds reached 100 miles per hour, according to the BBC . Gusts of up to 89mph were recorded on the Isle of Wight, and gusts of more than 70mph were recorded across much of the UK. In Switzerland, strong wind blew a train carriage off its tracks, injuring eight people.
A search and rescue operation is underway but bad weather is an obstacle, a traffic police official told PTI. Chances of survival of any of the nine missing people, who were swept into a deep gorge, were extremely bleak. This is second major incident in the past three weeks involving avalanches. Last month, three soldiers went missing when an avalanche hit their outpost Gurez - their bodies recovered days later.
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md), is dropping out of the race for the Democratic nomination for Maryland governor, citing "personal considerations". The statement said doctors drained his knee in a minor procedure and he is expected to make a full recovery.
China tightened limits on critically important oil supplies to North Korea on Friday and stepped up other trade restrictions under intensified United Nations nuclear sanctions. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen waves to supporters during a rally in Taipei, Taiwan, Jan. 15, 2016, the day before the Taiwanese election.
Petro O. Poroshenko, who became Ukraine's president after the ouster of Viktor F. Yanukovych, rewarded him with citizenship and a position as regional governor in Odessa. In November 2014, when Saakashvili was no longer the Georgian president, prosecutors charged him and other former Georgian officials of being accomplices in the falsification of evidence presented in the murder trial.
Johnson and a neighbor, Kevin Tallant, told Al.com that other neighbors had seen someone the publication described as "a young man who had a history of public intoxication" walking around Johnson's home before the fire. But by the time the fire was extinguished, all of Johnson's and her family's belongings were destroyed, according to AL.com. We have just the clothes on our backs, ' she said.
Romney, who was the 2012 GOP nominee for president, didn't mince words when Trump was seeking the White House, saying in a now-famous speech at the University of Utah that Trump would be detrimental to the country if elected. In the call, which lasted about 10 minutes, Trump wished Romney luck in his future endeavors, according to Politico . "He'd be a great senator, and a great voice to have in Washington ", Kristol told Newsweek shortly after Hatch's announcement.
The residence is in a neighborhood of modern, two-story homes in a development below foothills of the Angeles National Forest about 35 miles north of downtown Los Angeles. The husband looked to be approximately 50 to 55 years old, and wife was about 40 to 50 years old, Moore said. The shooting took place in an upscale subdivision of Santa Clarita in the hills above Copper Hill Drive.