Economic Survey pegs 2018-19 GDP growth at 7-7.5 pc; says current high oil prices a major concern. "The forecast builds in some risks to growth, particularly the oil price risk". "Further analysis suggests that new filers reported an average income, in many cases, close to the income tax threshold of Rs 2.5 lakhs, limiting the early revenue impact", said the Survey.
The national flood monitoring agency Vigicrues said the water levels hit a maximum height of 5.8 metres (19ft), well below record levels of 8.6 metres in 1910. Police again warned Parisians against bathing or canoeing in the river, saying it was "forbidden and extremely dangerous". The rail operator SNCF made a decision to keep closed till February 5 the RER C commuter line that runs along the river and is used by tourists to reach the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame Cathedral and Versailles.
The cut was prompted by slower-than-expected sales in the holiday shopping season in Europe, the United States and China, Nikkei reported. At the end of December, analyst Zhang Bin from Sinolink Securities Co. When Apple took the wraps off the iPhone X, it revealed that it was a commemorative smartphone that was created to test the waters for future iPhone models, so this year's variants could be branded the iPhone 9 and iPhone 9 Plus - or the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Plus.
That's the one", Corden yells. "His comb-over: A product called 'Just for Men, '" Cher added. "Impatience resulted in Trump's orange blond hair color". Corden smiled on stage as the audience applauded. Nikki Haley , the US ambassador to the United Nations who is known to post on social media about her love of pop music, tweeted that Clinton's appearance "ruined the Grammys".
Later, Navalny tweeted that he himself had been detained, reportedly while walking to join the Moscow protest. He is using his call for a boycott to expand a nationwide network of supporters. The anti-corruption campaigner was denied permission to be a presidential candidate because of an embezzlement conviction in a case widely seen as politically motivated.
The government denies this. "The Hadi government was nervous about any demonstration by the people, so they tried to stop it by force thinking that if there were a battle, the coalition would intervene and save them", the source said. Supporters of the southern Yemeni separatists demonstrate against the government in Aden , Yemen . But Yemen has been torn apart by three years of conflict and the factional fighting in the south compounds the misery.
Afghan security forces responding to the incident have reportedly blocked off all roads in the area. One of the insurgents involved in the attack has been arrested by the security forces, the local media reports quoted military sources, as saying.
A lot more people used memes and gifs to express how it's obviously not new information that Donald Trump is NOT a feminist! Viewers of Good Morning Britain have already been shown a few snippets from the interview, which was recorded earlier this week in Davos, with Trump in Switzerland for the annual World Economic Forum .
Maru was reportedly bleeding heavily when he was pulled away. According to officials, Maru was visiting his sister's mother-in-law, Laksmi Solanki, who had been admitted to the hospital on Friday and was scheduled to undergo an MRI scan.
Kennedy, III speaks during the201 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Kennedy said on Twitter that he was "deeply honored" to represent his party's agenda, which "stands in powerful contrast to President Trump's broken promises to American families".
They're switching out crews every 24 hours and, they say, the search is intensifying. A press briefing is scheduled for 3 p.m. An FBI spokeswoman said in an email that authorities would begin draining the pond Saturday. He was last seen wearing striped pajamas with rocket ships on them and wasn't wearing any shoes . On Thursday, the Scotland County sheriff said the search shifted from a search or recovery to an "investigative side".
He also sent encouragement to the "civil authorities and emergency personnel as they assist the victims of this disaster". In 2014, South Korea grappled with the aftermath of a ferry sinking that killed more than 300 people and exposed serious shortcomings in public safety.
Thus a bandh has been called in Bengaluru on February 4 as well. While stating that neither Congress, nor the government, has anything to do with the bandh, he claimed that he has earlier asked BJP to request Kannada organisations against organising the bandh.
While a launch date is not now scheduled, SpaceX founder Elon Musk expects to launch within "a week or so". "Launching in a week or so". It's called the BFR, or Big Falcon Rocket, an eight stories tall, re-usable 42-engine rocket that will replace both Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy launch vehicles , as well as the Dragon spacecraft.
Pentagon, FDA to speed up military drug approvals MORE (R-Maine) said Monday that she is "optimistic" that the ObamaCare fixes she is pushing for can still pass, despite the deadline for voting on them having "slipped". Rather than negotiate, over the weekend Trump pushed for Republicans to use the "nuclear option" and override rules that require a 60-vote majority to end the filibuster and shut down debate over short-term spending.
Cloudy skies and patchy areas of light rain are in the forecast for our Thursday night . Saturday's high also will be in the 50s, but it will be breezy with showers likely. Sunday: Partly sunny with a 20% chance for morning rain and a high near 50 degrees. Winds could gust as high as 39 miles per hour. Winds could gust as high as 30 miles per hour.
Plans for the congress in Sochi suffered a setback on Friday when the Syrian opposition declared it would not attend the meeting. As negotiators meet in Vienna on Thursday for two days of UN-backed talks over ending, Western diplomats are ratcheting up the pressure for a solution - even as Russian Federation pushes its own round of peace talks.
More rain was forecast for today. The Louvre and Musée d'Orsay were both on high alert. The lower level of the Louvre is closed to the public until at least Sunday, but the museum did not have plans to move artworks, as it was forced to do during exceptional flooding in 2016.
In Ankaras opinion, the US decision meant that the US-YPG partnership would not end with the collapse of the IS, as the Turkish government had hoped. Ankara outlawed the PKK for its armed struggle against the state for more than 30 years, and sees the PYD and YPG as PKK's Syrian offshoots, while the European Union and the United States have also listed the PKK as a terror group.
For skywatchers in the central and eastern USA, only a partial eclipse will be visible since the moon will set before totality. The result is a moon that appears especially large and bright. (And while, yes, a new moon isn't exactly a full moon, per se, it is full on the other side.) Think of it as the esoteric twin of the exuberant blue moon; see below.
Gumm was shot in the chest by a suspect who fired several bullets from a handgun while evading capture after deputies responded to an assault call, the Post reported , citing sheriff's spokeswoman Senior Deputy Amanda Overton. "Our hearts are broken". It has broken. It's cracked in two. DENVER, CO - The Adams County Sheriff's Office in Colorado is investigating after an officer down call Wednesday night.
Her coffin was unmarked, and there was no gravestone to identify her, although she was buried right in front of the altar, a symbol of great importance in her community. But nobody knew who she was for a number of years, until late last year newly discovered archives led researchers to believe the mummy was a member of a well-established Basel family, the Bischoffs.
In November, Oregon lawmakers asked the DOJ to not withhold federal grant money that goes to law enforcement agencies in the state . The move is another escalation of the Trump administration's attempt to force local jurisdictions into going beyond their legal obligations in cooperating with the federal government on identifying and detaining immigrants who may be in the country illegally.
Nassar is already serving a 60-year sentence in federal prison on child pornography convictions. What's more, USA Gymnastics suspended John Geddert, who coached the 2012 Olympic team, as it conducts an investigation . Victim testimony in Nassar's sentencing hearing in MI has stretched into the second week, with more details of the former doctor's behavior surfacing.
Legs Party Bar says on its website that Stormy Daniels will appear there February 2-3. The vice president also dismissed an adult film star's account of a sexual encounter with Trump in 2006, questioning its validity. "At the time, I didn't think that much about it", Daniels is quoted as saying. Speaking to In Touch in 2011, five years after the rumored affair, Daniels said she was now remorseful about the impact of the affair on Trump's marriage to the first lady.
The national rate remained unchanged at 4.1 percent. This was a result of 10,696 unemployed residents no longer seeking employment within the past four weeks, and a 3,499 decrease in residents employed. Over the year since December 2016, the Labor Force fell by 11,800. Construction and the leisure and hospitality industries both were up by 3,100 jobs.
But at its heart, the music Masekela wrote and performed during his more than 60-year career was of the kind that is made for, and describes, the experience of a particular community. - Jidenna (@Jidenna) January 23, 2018Hugh Masekela taught me more about South African culture and politics than anyone I ever met. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day.
The DOJ last month released hundreds of text messages that Strzok and Page had traded during the 2016 election but before they became part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the election and whether there was any collusion from Trump's campaign associates.
Speaking to Premier on the latest chaos, the now independent, Arnott said it was far bigger than a leadership issue: "The problem can not be fixed, irrespective of Henry Bolton's leadership". He said: "Without reflecting at all on its individual members, the NEC, as presently constituted, is unfit for objective and has severely handicapped the Party's progress and political delivery for some years".
A Saudi-led military coalition on Monday announced $1.5bn in new humanitarian aid for Yemen , after the United Nations made what it called a record appeal for assistance for the war-ravaged country. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is determined to alleviate the suffering of the Yemeni people and to help them cope with the economic burdens resulting from the crimes and violations committed by Iranian-backed Houthi militias.
Israeli Arab parliament members held up protest signs in both Arabic and English, stating " Jerusalem is the capital of Palestine ". Palestine Liberation Organization Executive Committee Secretary General Saeb Erekat said on Monday that statements by US Vice President Mike Pence in Israel were a gift to extremists.
Three choppers, 17 ambulance crews and Fire & Rescue teams raced to the scene. Sydney Trains chief Howard Collins said it was too early to ascertain the cause of the accident. Bray said five people are being transported to hospitals but the number of injured would likely rise. Their injuries are not considered life-threatening.
The victim was airlifted to a Dallas hospital, and her condition isn't yet known. Cassie Shook told The Associated Press that she was just arriving at school when the shooting happened Monday morning. "The suspect is in custody and no longer a threat". He would not say whether the boy has had disciplinary issues at the school. Italy, which calls itself " The Biggest Little Town in Texas ", is located off Interstate 35E, near U.S.
On Monday, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania issued a ruling that the Republican-controlled state legislature illegally gerrymandered congressional districts - and furthermore, that the maps must be redrawn in time for the midterm elections .
The closeness of Sunday's vote may end up helping Schulz squeeze more concessions out of Merkel's bloc, said Andrea Roemmele, a political science professor at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin . But some SPD bigwigs remain sceptical, including Kevin Kühnert, head of the SPD's youth wing. Andrea Roemmele, professor for communication in politics at Hertie School of Governance, said the close result was hard for Schulz, who led the party to its worst election result last September ...
West famously gave a shout out to "Chi city" in his 2009 song Homecoming. There were many speculations from fans, which include the name Elle V based on the LV logo that Kim shared on Instagram. Kardashian West carried her older two children, four-year-old daughter North and two-year-old son Saint , herself, but was advised against it for a third time .
Clearly gassed, Ngannou had to load up on shots and Miocic took his opportunities at going after the challenger. Entering the championship rounds, sluggish Ngannou made his way out for more action and immediately found himself on his back, courtesy of another Miocic takedown.
But the deal has been pilloried by many Rohingya refugees who say they do not want to return to Rakhine after fleeing atrocities including murder, rape and arson attacks on their homes. Rohingya elders told Reuters that Bangladeshi army officials have called or met them over the last two days, asking them to prepare lists of families from their camps for repatriation.
Impacts may not be with high snow totals , though that's a good possibility, but may include freezing rain and wintry mix that keeps snow totals on the lower end but still create risky conditions on the roads. Norfolk and Wayne are also looking at increased amounts of snow, sitting between 8 and 12 inches of snow fall by Monday evening. The storm is expected to move into northwestern Utah Friday morning and move southeast into the area before stalling Friday night.
In reply, Sunil Ramesh scored a fine 93 and captain Ajay Reddy scored a 63 run knock, as India reached the target in the penultimate over with two wickets in hand. From Pakistan , Badar Munir was the highest scorer from his side by contributing with 57. Riyasat Khan and skipper, Nisar Ali played brilliant knocks of 48 and 47 to take the total above 300.
Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala flagged in a tweet that the ministry statement "does not say a word about the alleged construction by Chinese army as depicted in satellite imagery ". "But while their troops may have returned and the infrastructure remains, it is anybody's guess whether they would come back there, or it is because of the winter they could not take their equipment away that".
Meanwhile, Pakistan's foreign ministry said India had committed more than 125 violations, causing four civilian deaths, and accused its South Asian neighbour of "indiscriminate and unprovoked" firing over the last two days. The spokesman for Army's Nothern Command, Colonel N.N. Joshi said Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked firing on Saturday at 8.20 am in the Krishna Ghati.
Arab Israeli lawmakers will boycott Mike Pence's speech to the Knesset, with the head of a coalition of Arab parties saying Saturday that the U.S. vice president is "dangerous" and has a "messianic vision" that threatens the region. The U.S. vice president's three-day trip to Israel includes meetings with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin, as well as a visit to the Western Wall, a Jewish holy site in East Jerusalem.
Officials, however, would not confirm those reports, saying they were still gathering information. It comes after the U.S. embassy in Kabul issued a warning on Thursday saying a hotel attack was imminent. "They probably used a back door in the kitchen to enter", he said. Photo A view of the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul in 2016. A conference on Afghanistan-China relations was held in one of its function rooms earlier Saturday, attended by the Chinese embassy's political ...
For Australia , who finished behind India in the group stage, Ralston ripped through the PNG batting, his seven for 15 the best-ever to date in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup and second best at the U19 level. Shumba was the highest scorer for Zimbabwe with 36 runs off 59 deliveries. The Indian team is on a roll with an unbeaten run at the tournament as they progress to the quarterfinals.
In a press conference Friday, Las Vegas County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said the report provides an overview of shooter Stephen Paddock . That person is not Paddock's girlfriend Marilou Danley , who was questioned in the immediate aftermath of the shooting, he said.
Before he left, Ward had been grilling state emergency management officials over the series of missteps that led to the false alert being sent out - and a correction not being issued for 38 minutes. "And certainly that is one of the areas that we will be looking at". "The public needs to be able to trust that the emergency alert they receive is legitimate.
Now the accuser, Susan Braudy (who previously ran the NY office of Douglas' production company), has finally come forward in a piece from the Hollywood Reporter , which was penned by the publication's editorial director. Additionally, Michael said the accusations against him are "extremely painful", and even if he did do something awful, he would undoubtedly admit wrongdoing.
Reflecting some of the key foreign policy challenges the Trump administration has confronted in its first year, the report also addresses dangers posed by Iran, North Korea and terrorism, saying that changes in technology and threats from non-state actors mean "that the homeland is no longer a sanctuary".
Democratic members of the House Intelligence Committee were quick to dismiss the controversy. Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Florida) said that releasing the memo would "show the American people what is really going on in our government". According to The New York Daily News, "Members of the lower chamber of Congress were allowed to see a memo from the House intelligence committee on Thursday, with some voicing outrage about what they saw in a restricted room at the Capitol".