The cave paintings , made with red and black pigments , consist of groups of animals, dots and abstract geometric designs, as well as stencilled hand prints. And he said he'd like to see the dating in the cave art paper confirmed by another lab. "Thanks to recent technical developments we can now obtain a minimum age for cave art using Uranium-Thorium (U-Th) dating of carbonate crusts overlying the pigments".
In the recently held bypolls, however, it lost the two Lok Sabha seats of Ajmer and Alwar to the Congress . In Bihar, the BJP-led-NDA may lose three of the six seats it presently holds in the State. The NDA's numbers are expected to fall in states like Bihar, where it could win three, unlike the six it now holds, while in Gujarat it is unlikely to retain more than two of the four seats.
The shrine was gutted and the entire township was razed in a gunfight in 1995. A police official said Farooq Ahmad was "grievously injured" when unknown gunmen fired upon him "as he was performing the duties of guarding Qureshi" in Bilal Colony at Soura of Srinagar on Sunday evening.
On February 21, another ceasefire violation was rendered by the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control ( LoC ) in Karnah Tangdhar of Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir . Officials said that a special camp has been set up a few kilometres away from the affected villages to house the displaced people. "Deputy Commissioner and Senior Superintendent of Police are on spot and looking after the people,".
March for Our Lives is scheduled for March 24 in Washington, DC. "While this is a wonderful opportunity to talk with students about the movement and the long history of such events within the United States of America, our focus is on educating all students and, as a Pre K-8 school district, many of our students may not fully understand this event", read a February 21 letter from Co-Interim Superintendents Jane Westerhold and Ed Rafferty to parents and community members in North Shore ...
Most are thought to be teenagers. More than 20,000 people have been killed and two million forced to flee their homes in the northeast of Africa's most populous nation since Boko Haram began its insurgency in 2009. On Wednesday, the government of the north-eastern state, where the girls' village of Dapchi is located, told locals that 76 schoolgirls feared missing had been rescued .
This year, New Zealand and Denmark were ranked least corrupt with scores of 89 and 88, respectively. Others are Finland, Norway, Switzerland, and Singapore among others. A country or a territory's score indicates the perceived level of public sector corruption on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). The Index also showed that 19 of the 21 Arab states scored below 50, which points to certain levels of corruption in the public sector.
All across the state, education employees have been holding informational pickets both before and after school. Heather Ritter, a librarian at Scott, said: "When we went to the Board of Education's website last night and saw the entire state was red- that was unbelievable".
Iran is still sticking to the 2015 nuclear accord, a United Nations atomic watchdog report showed Thursday, even as US President Donald Trump's May deadline to fix its "disastrous flaws" looms. In 2016, President Hassan Rouhani ordered the start of planning on the development of nuclear marine propulsion in reaction to what he called U.S. violations of the nuclear deal.
At least nine people, including three assailants, were killed and 22 others wounded in three separate suicide bombings in Afghanistan on Saturday, authorities said. Seven civilians were injured in the attack, Zwak said. "The fighting between the Taliban and the army continued for more than two hours", he said. The deadly explosion followed an blast in national capital of Kabul during which one civilian and two security forces died and five people injured.
Co-founder and CEO Drew Houston is Dropbox's biggest shareholder, owning 25 percent of the shares before the offering. Dropbox had previously filed the documents confidentially . In 2016, it had 6.5 million paying users. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday, Dropbox said it planned to raise up to $500 million in the offering, and meant to use the money for a variety of purposes, including potential acquisitions.
Impacts are likely to be greater than normal due to air temperatures remaining below freezing both by day and night for a lengthy period and frequent snow showers arriving from the North Sea. They says there are signs the cold spell is likely to last well into next week, with possibly even colder air from Russian Federation moving across the UK.
UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay in her message for the day said: "A language is far more than a means of communication; it is the very condition of our humanity". He advised people not to feel belittled when addressing others in their mother language. Speaking on the significance of International Mother Language Day, Nancy Lovika, Assistant Professor of Sociology Department stressed on the importance of technological trends in English learning and teaching and also about connecting ...
The Iran Aseman Airlines plane took off from the capital Tehran at 8:00 a.m. local time (0430 GMT) on Sunday and disappeared from the radar screen 50 minutes later in an area which is about 22.4 km from its destination Yasuj city. "Only parts of the airplane are visible, and the rest is deeply buried". The first seven bodies were brought down the mountain range using special army commando vehicles on Wednesday morning, according to state TV.
Netanyahu was acting communications minister at the time when several allegedly illicit deals were made with Elovitch, one of which included helping Bezeq buy the satellite cable provider Yes, overriding antitrust issues raised by ministry officials.
The indictment , handed down Thursday by a federal grand jury, includes a litany of financial crimes, alleging the men filed false income tax returns and failed to disclose foreign accounts. District Court in Washington, D.C., to a charge of lying to the Special Counsel's office. Lawyer van der Zwaan's father-in law is Russian billionaire German Khan, the founder of the privately-owned Alfa Bank.
Civil defence systems were up and running when Gita arrived and the situation had been managed. Those who remained in the Motueka centre would have to await an assessment of their flood-damaged homes to find out if they could return home.
The party symbol, six arms interlinked around a star at the centre, is in the colours of red, white and black. Chief Minister Vijayan in a video message broadcast at the launch event said Haasan's entry into politics would enrich the political arena of Tamil Nadu .
Although it's not clear if his death was caused by police fire or self-inflicted, Officer Villa died while being taken to a hospital. About three hours later, police found Hollie dead inside the house. Various police departments have expressed their condolences. "I am concerned about the officer's family, and I'm concerned about the rest of the officers who on a daily basis put their lives on the lives for the city", Mobile Councilman Fred Richard said.
Stressing the need for strengthening the party at the booth level, Shah said if this didnt happen, "government can just come and go, but cant continue like in Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh". At Honnavara in Uttara Kannada, Shah visited the family of BJP worker Paresh Mesta, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a lake in the district after he went missing, triggering violence.
The government currency, dubbed Petro , is aimed at pulling the country out of economic turmoil and will go public next month. There is the opportunity for ICO-period investors to be involved in a four-level commission structure, but that looks nothing like a pyramid.
Omarosa said her resentment fueled her decision to partner with Trump . In this particular set up I think Mark would be the one to go up and probably gets voted out. "I'm not... There's somebody in the White House that's sleeping around with everybody, but she is not me..." Ross chooses to use the first part of his power to take himself off the block, and Omarosa replaces Ross with his buddy Marissa.
Belcher defeated her Republican opponent Rebecca Johnson 68.45 percent to 31.55 percent in Kentucky's state House District 49, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal . Her victory Tuesday is the latest in a series of Democratic triumphs in special elections across the country over the past year. Johnson denied the allegations and took his life two days later.
Major political parties - including the PPP and the PTI - challenged the Elections Reforms Act 2017, which paved the way for Sharif to become party head again after his disqualification from holding political office under Article 62 (1) (f) of the Constitution.
By late Sunday night, Trump shifted his wide-ranging Twitter critique to Oprah Winfrey, who has played down suggestions she should run for president in 2020. Trump said her appearance as an interviewer on "60 Minutes" was "biased" and "slanted". "Our system utterly failed the families of seventeen innocent souls", Rubio added in a statement emailed to reporters.
There were no reports of casualties from the latest strike. Those raids were in response to an explosion Saturday in which four Israeli soldiers inspecting the border fence were injured by an apparent Palestinian booby trap. Meanwhile, Hamas blamed the escalation of violence on Israel, with spokesman Fawzi Barhoum saying "Hamas holds the Israeli occupation fully responsible for the consequences of its continued escalation against our people".
Should the project be completed within the stipulated time, India might be able to edge out the UAE (with its Dubai project) and become the first country in the world to have a hyperloop transportation system. "Price point will be at level of any other alternative mode of transportation". Branson, signing the agreement with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi , said he thinks the impact of Hyperloop on India is the equivalent to the arrival of the train in the 20th century.
An eastern Idaho lawmaker has introduced legislation allowing health insurance carriers to offer non-Obamacare approved plans, while also imposing new requirements for Medicaid recipients. In fact, some consumers with these plans have complained that they've been hit with unexpected expenses. But the proposed rule also says that rates will likely rise in the exchanges as a result, which will cost taxpayers up to $168 million more in higher premium subsidies.
The comments come days after US special counsel Robert Mueller charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities with conducting an illegal "information warfare" campaign to disrupt the election to benefit Trump . "But Trump glossed over Russian responsibility and offered no indication of what his administration would do about it". That confidence could use a boost right now from a president who would interpret Mueller's latest indictments as a signal that elections ...
The Russian foreign ministry has admitted that "several dozen" citizens of Russia and other former Soviet states were killed or wounded during a recent battle in Syria . We will remind, earlier it was reported no less than 300 Russians PPK "Wagner" who were killed or injured in combat with USA special forces in Syria .
Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of the US President , is arriving in India to launch the 47-storey luxury Trump Towers project in Gurugram. Trump Jr. British writer and historian Patrick French called it an "abominable invitation to dinner with Trump Jr". Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the ground-breaking ceremony of Navi Mumbai International Airport in Mumbai , India, on February 18, 2018.
An official from the Shaanxi Cultural Heritage Promotion Centre, the agency that arranged for the loan of the statues, seeks a "severe penalty" for the perpetrator, according to the South China Morning Post . He was arrested on art theft charges and later released on bail. News of Rohana's alleged assault on the 210 B.C. -era statue has angered China, which reveres the thousands of terra-cotta warrior statues as treasured cultural artifacts.
An outspoken critic of President Trump, Romney said in a video officially announcing his candidacy that " Utah has a lot to teach the politicians in Washington ". In June of that year, Trump tweeted that Romney had "choked like a dog" in losing to former President Barack Obama. But if voters or party insiders are looking for Romney to become the next Jeff Flake - the Arizona Republican who regularly criticizes Trump - "they should stop", she said.
The Associated Press reported that the student was taken to an area hospital where his current medical condition is not known. Students are being dismissed from class today. The 7th-grader shot himself at Jackson Memorial Middle School on Tuesday morning, according to Jackson Township police. I just pulled in waiting to hear further information, ' she said.
Relations between the two countries had recently started to recover from their deep crisis after Turkey released several German citizens. Germany's Foreign Affairs Ministry confirmed the news, saying Yucel's release was the result of German diplomatic efforts and asked observers to: "wait and see what happens within the next hours".