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Russia's Election Commission rejects Navalny's presidential bid

Russia's Election Commission rejects Navalny's presidential bid

Election authorities observed the endorsement process. Twelve out of thirteen members of the Central Election Committee voted not to admit Navalny for the election in March 2018. In one heated exchange, he said Russian voters' faith in the system hung in the balance. Speaking before the vote, Mr Navalny told the commission that their decision to bar him would be a vote "not against me, but against 16,000 people who have nominated me, against 200,000 volunteers who have been canvassing for ...


Vijay Rupani swearing-in as Gujarat chief minister on Tuesday

Vijay Rupani swearing-in as Gujarat chief minister on Tuesday

The shock defeat of chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal, who was Chief Minister for two full terms, opened up the race, bringing Union Minister JP Nadda into the contention. He has served as a corporator in Rajkot and has been the mayor and also a member of Rajya Sabha. Ahead of Rupani's election as chief minister, the BJP, which won 99 seats in the 182-member Gujarat Assembly, received a psychological boost when Independent MLA Ratansinh Rathod declared "unconditional support" to ...


India Upheld Its Independent Stand On Palestine: Farooq Abdullah

India Upheld Its Independent Stand On Palestine: Farooq Abdullah

Trump's decision on December 6 to recognize the city as Israel's capital broke with the global diplomatic consensus, unleashed protests across the Muslim world and prompted a flurry of appeals to the United Nations . It is unclear if United Nations votes and strong rhetoric alone will force Washington to reverse course, however. "Well, we're watching those votes", he added.


Trump attends Christmas Eve mass as he spends holiday in Florida

Trump attends Christmas Eve mass as he spends holiday in Florida

Really appreciate it, have a great Christmas and we're going to do some very personal questions between these great peple and myself'. The president returned to Mar-a-Lago midafternoon and touted on Twitter the tax overhaul bill he signed into law Friday shortly before leaving Washington for the holidays.


Three escape Christmas Eve house fire in Northwest Knox

Three escape Christmas Eve house fire in Northwest Knox

Sunday. Officials say there were no injuries and the occupants will stay with family members. Four people, a woman and three girls, were displaced after a fire broke out at their home in Richmond's Northside early Saturday morning. All families have been relocated or are in a Red Cross Shelter located the First Baptist Church. No one was injured in the fire and the cause of the fire remains unknown, said Pembroke firefighters, adding the home is owned by one of their firefighters.


Light snow in Wyandotte County; motorists advised to use caution

Light snow in Wyandotte County; motorists advised to use caution

After a very cold & dry start to the day, we're in for more snow. overnight and into Christmas Day! "Billings can expect 1"-2" of fresh snow with perhaps 3" in some areas. A lot of families are making plans to get out and play in the snow Monday, but before that many will be heading to church on Christmas. The sky will remain overcast until the late afternoon, at which time it will be partly sunny, with temperature highs in the lower 20s, according to the weather service.