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Soon, Aadhaar and other govt IDs a must to book domestic flights

Once implemented, the flyers will have to compulsorily mention their ID number while booking the flight. According to the Election Commission, voter IDs will also be valid, but a final decision on this is yet to be taken. The move comes in the aftermath of several incidents where MPs were found misbehaving with the airline staff. "We are going to issue a civil aviation requirement where some identity card number will have to be provided.

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) reported Sales of 22.33 Billion

It has underperformed by 28.96% the S&P500. Cheyne Capital Management Uk Llp decreased Central Garden & Pet Co (CENTA) stake by 73.46% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Brick And Kyle Assocs has 25 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Cambridge Research Advsrs accumulated 0.02% or 14,937 shares. 06/02/2017 - Dollar General Corporation was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Johnson Rice.

NATO urges tougher implementation of North Korea sanctions

The draft text takes aim directly at North Korea's leadership with a freeze on leader Kim's assets as well as those of the ruling Worker's Party of Korea and the government of North Korea. "President Trump reaffirmed his commitment to defending the homeland, territories, and allies of the United States, using all available diplomatic and military capabilities", the White House said.

Alps Advisors Inc. Has $551000 Stake in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL)

Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Carnival Corporation in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $147,000. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned -2.76% losses and is up by 23.79% compared with its 200-day moving average of $1.92. Analysts await Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) to report earnings on September, 25.

Trump Told Everyone Ivanka Calls Him "Daddy." Ew

On Wednesday, Ivanka Trump sort of casually stopped by a meeting full of Congressional leaders and just so happened to end up talking about one of her pet projects, child care tax credit. But can you blame us for still being a tad taken aback when hearing him talk about his daughter, Ivanka, in a similar degrading manner? "Hi, North Dakota", she said, laughing.

Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister: 'Unprecedented' Hurricane Irma Damage

In a Facebook Live discussion today, Antigua & Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne said that about 95% of the properties on the island nation of 1,500 people have been damaged. Excluding Mr Browne's call to ABS, communications with the island are still down. Browne added it was incredibly hard to send supplies to the island because it's still risky in the area.

Gov. Scott wants young immigrants to stay

Trump in February, four weeks after taking office, signaled he was conflicted over the DACA program, telling a news conference he would "deal with DACA with heart" and calling the matter "one of the most hard subjects I have". "Their livelihoods, their future", Garcia said about the many DACA recipients who have graduated from college and are now young professionals. "We must continue to be visible", Yazmin said.

Netanyahu orders to revoke press cards of Al Jazeera reporters in Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tel Aviv Israel is enjoying a greater level of cooperation today with the Arab world than it has ever had in its history. Netanyahu also praised a "great change" with Russian Federation, which he said was of great importance in terms of connecting economic and cultural interests.

Collision-damaged USS McCain to depart Singapore for Japan

This is not the first contract that Dockwise has received for the transportation of an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer: the firm provided a heavy lift ship to return the USS Cole to an American shipyard after a terrorist attack in 2000. The move will allow crew to be with their families while a damage assessment determines "repair plans to include cost, schedule and location for the ship's repairs", NAVSEA said in a statement.

Mostly sunny skies, high near 70 for your Wednesday

There is also a risk for a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Most of Tuesday's severe thunderstorms were in the northern half of CT where gusty winds and heavy rain downed trees and branches.

Rain/Storms Tonight, Clearing for Thursday

Today: Clearing Skies, Cooler. Other than an isolated afternoon shower Friday , it looks like abundant sunshine and cooler temperatures will be with us for a few days. When it comes to wind, Hurricane Allen (1980) was the strongest with maximum sustained winds of 190 miles per hour. Still, a major hurricane. The timing and location of this turn will determine the impacts on Florida and much of the Southeast.

Trump Agrees To Debt Limit Hike, Short-Term Spending Bill

Democrats have also sought legislation to stabilize the health insurance markets, which have been mired by uncertainty over the future of the Affordable Care Act With Republicans failing thus far in their attempts to repeal and replace the healthcare law, Democrats could make their support for raising the debt ceiling contingent upon funding to stabilize the health insurance marketplace established by the ACA.

City woman raped, murdered, body packed in suitcase and dumped in Belagavi

We are also looking into the role of the accused's friend Nilesh Khobragade (38) in whose auto the victim's body was transported. Acting on the driver's complaint, the Ratnagiri police immediately managed to arrest two of the accused and brought them to Belagavi on Wednesday evening.

Russian Federation says it has seen no positive impact from North Korea sanctions

Kim had seen how western intervention in Iraq had ended in the overthrow of Saddam Hussein after which the country was ravaged by war, Putin warned , and Kim was determined not to suffer the same fate. The Russian leader added: "Whipping up military hysteria makes absolutely no sense in this situation". "All of this can lead to a global planetary catastrophe and a great number of victims".

FM Asif acknowledges existence of LeT, JeM in Pak

However, New Delhi was decisive in obtaining consensus on the issue. Saran denied any connection between China's agreement to list the Pakistan-based organizations and the withdrawal of Indian troops from the contested Himalayan area. Experts believe the BRICS statement also indicates a change in China's traditional stance toward militant groups in the region. For the first time, the BRICS Summit in their joint declaration named Pakistan-based terrorist groups as a concern for regional ...

School bans skirts in a move towards gender-neutral uniform policy

Her daughter Tilly, 11, wrote a letter to the headteacher asking him to explain the changes. Now, all Grade 7 students must wear trousers - and they must be grey. Some parents, however, have supported the progressive decision. 'So we made a decision to have the same uniform for everybody from year seven. "I think in many ways, it's unfair citing that as the key reason - it is not, it's one of many reasons".

Former Turkish minister wanted for violating Iran sanctions

Prosecutors charged former economy minister Zafer Caglayan and former Halkbank general manager Suleyman Aslan and two others, according to a statement, dated Wednesday, from the U.S. The Turkish head of state, who says there are "malicious" intentions behind Zarrab's case, has already met with US President Donald Trump's informal adviser, Rudolph Giuliani.

Iowa students disciplined after wearing hoods, burning cross

Principal Bill Messerole of the Creston Iowa Community High School confirmed all five students are students and said they were promptly disciplined after the school learned of the photo on Wednesday morning. "As far as I know, it's all being handled by the school", he said. Creston Community High School propelled an examination, found that Creston understudies were included and managed the issue quickly, athletic executive Jeff Bevins revealed to The Des Moines Register.

Trump dials British, Australian PMs on North Korean crisis

Malcolm Turnbull has said he is "of one mind" with Donald Trump's condemnation of North Korea's reckless conduct, after a "very warm" 30-minute phone conversation with the United States president on Wednesday morning. The pair will meet political leaders and government officials to express support for allies amid threats from North Korea. But, he indicated, other avenues for pressure would come first.

Australia all out for 377

Mustafizur Rahman and Mehedi Hasan took three wickets each to bring Bangladesh back into the contest after Warner and Peter Handscomb put on 152 runs for the third wicket. Tamim Iqbal seemed intent on taking the attack to Lyon, but misjudged his opponent's flight, dip and spin to find himself stranded down the wicket as the ball turned past him.

More bomb test 'gifts' for the United States, warns North Korea

Guterres endorsed Security Council unity, calling it "crucial in addressing the crisis and that unity also creates an opportunity to engage diplomatically to decrease tensions, increase confidence and prevent any escalation". After Pyongyang fired a ballistic missile over Japan last week, he tweeted that "talking is not the answer". Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that sanctions will not dissuade North Korea, and that " ramping up military hysteria in such ...

Senator Lindsey Graham releases statement on DACA

Graham then took to making a personal metaphor, saying that "they are no more connected to their home country than I am to Scotland, where my grandfather came from, so the reality of the situation is that these children basically have no place to go other than America".

Texas expects EPA to 'get on top of' toxic water risk

The number of affected sites was tallied by the EPA , which assessed 41 superfund sites using aerial images. This didn't sit well with the EPA, an agency allegedly staffed with grown-ups, which chose to respond with a press release that, among other things, seems to just confirm that the AP's story was accurate.

GOP Sen. Sasse Rips Trump's Deal With Dem Leadership

President Donald Trump called on Democrats to support him in overhauling the tax code on Wednesday, fresh off a debt-ceiling and spending deal with the party leaders that amounted to an end-run around top Republicans lawmakers. "We're always looking for cost-effective approaches on the security side", he said. "That was the rationale, I'm confident, for his decision". U.S.

U.S. places sanctions on South Sudan officials for profiting from war

Information Minister Michael Makuei Lueth, deputy defence chief Malek Reuben Riak Rengu and the former head of the army, General Paul Malong have been banned from travelling to the U.S. The U.S. government announced Wednesday that the Treasury Department has placed targeted sanctions on South Sudanese officials and companies, saying the targets personally profited from a climate of corruption at the expense of numerous country's residents.

Uncertainty, disapproval from Texas universities over decision to rescind DACA

The administration said the measure will phase out over six months, giving Congress an opportunity to approve a replacement plan. The president was widely criticized for his choice to end the program, including by former President Barack Obama, who characterized the move as "cruel".

Donald Trump To Speak With Xi Jinping On North Korea: White House

He also said it was "ridiculous" that the United States first slapped Russian Federation with sanctions carried in the same bill that penalised North Korea, and "then asked us to help impose sanctions on North Korea". Sanctions on North Korea have been tried, and failed. Those warnings came after North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test. North Korea does not have many friends in the global community.

Mariners' Miranda keeps Astros hitless through 6 in 1-1 game

Hinch said. "His ability on the ground was incredible". Miranda retired the first six hitters before losing command in the third, walking the bases loaded with one out. Kyle Seager had a solo home run, his 21 of the season, to lead Seattle. First-inning singles by Jean Segura, Nelson Cruz and Seager staked the Mariners to a 1-0 lead.

South Korean Entrepreneurial Group Defends Free Trade Agreement

A bipartisan and bicameral group of USA lawmakers issued a joint statement Wednesday against Washington's withdrawal from the FTA with Seoul. As President Donald Trump threatens to renegotiate trade with Seoul and tensions with North Korea continue to rise, some analysts are pointing out just how crucial South Korea is to global technology.

USA proposes United Nations ban on oil to North Korea and asset freeze

The proposed measures are contained in a draft resolution which the United States wants the 15-member council to vote on this Monday. The US, which has accused Kim of "begging for war", also believes there should be a ban on the country exporting textiles and the hiring of North Korean workers overseas.

Putin calls for N.Korea talks, says sanctions not working

No mention was made of other retaliatory measures, such as the possible use of force. Russian President Vladimir Putin - accused of helping install Donald Trump as president of the U.S.by waging a cyberwar against Trump's campaign opponent, Hillary Clinton - has downplayed questions that he's grown frustrated with the current American leader.

Trump tells Xi that China is crucial to curbing North Korea

In an interview with the Russian news agency TASS on Tuesday, Moon said he believes now is not the time for talks and that it was important for the worldwide community to strengthen pressure against Pyongyang. with security guarantees. The United Nations Security Council unanimously voted to impose new sanctions on Pyongyang after it tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles in July that US officials said were capable of reaching USA soil.

Highway remains closed as OR fire jumps to Washington

The Eagle Creek and Indian Creek fires merged on Tuesday, growing to 20,000 acres at the Oregon-Washington border, according to fire officials. "Our hearts are breaking", Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury said at a news conference. Interstate 84 remained closed from Troutdale to Hood River due to rocks, snags and other debris the roadway Wednesday (Sept. 6). Oregon Department of Transportation will be working with the Unified Command team to determine when the highway will be safe to ...

Russian Federation says its oil supplies to North Korea are negligible

Putin's comments, following an global summit in China , came after the United States called for the "strongest possible measures" against North Korea for detonating what it called a hydrogen bomb on Sunday. It has said it makes no sense to impose additional sanctions that would starve the North Korean economy into submission. Russia, which shares a border with North Korea, has repeatedly joined China in calling for negotiations with Pyongyang, suggesting that the United States and South ...

How the decision to end DACA affects "Dreamers"

In a press conference announcing the end of DACA Tuesday morning, Attorney General Jeff Sessions declined to answer a reporter's question whether the federal government would use such information to target DACA recipients for easier deportation.

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