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Panneerselvam revolts, says he was forced out as Tamil Nadu CM

The DMK's working president, MK Stalin, said he supported Panneerselvam and said Governor C Vidyasagar Rao should ensure a stable government in the state by allowing him to continue as chief minister. Among their many tweets and posts criticising Sasikala and showering praise on OPS, one of the disruptive tactics these OPS supporters came up with was to post the names and phone numbers of AIADMK MLAs, urging other users to call their MLAs and register their support for OPS and their rejection ...

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Canada's population now at 35 million, growth in Waterloo Region and Guelph

Collingwood is close behind. According to Statistic's Canada's evaluation of the data, 17 of the 25 census municipalities outside of urban areas with a population of more than 5,000, with the largest decrease in residents are in Atlantic Canada and Quebec.

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Hekmatyar removed from designated terrorists list

Under the deal, the Afghan government promised to offer an official pardon to the associates of the militant group. In details mentioned about the leader, the statement said Hekmatyar was listed on February 20, 2003 and was believed to be in the Afghanistan/Pakistan border area in early 2011.

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Suspect In Queens Jogger's Violent Rape And Murder Arrested

Her father found her badly beaten body in a secluded marsh. Authorities in NY say one person is in custody related to the murder of a 30-year-old jogger last year. She had left the family home in Howard Beach at 5 p.m. on a jog. A source said the suspect is in his 20s and lives in East New York , and that he has been a person of interest in the case for a few months.

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Afghan civilian casualties hit record high in 2016

Civilian casualties resulting from the conflict in Afghanistan continue to rise, with figures released by the United Nations showing the highest number of on record. Afghan security forces caused about 20 percent of the casualties, while pro-government militias and global forces caused 2 percent each. Both Afghan government forces and the Taliban are responsible for failing to clear civilian-populated areas of explosive remnants from the fighting.

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After party, Sasikala to take full control of government

Sasikala's taking over as the chief minister became evident when she brought back several former ministers sidelined by Jayalalithaa to key party positions in a revamp on Friday. Born in 1957 in Thiruthuraipoondi, about 330 km from Chennai , Sasikala was married to M. Natarajan, a Tamil Nadu government official. But as a prelude to Sunday's development, Sasikala appointed senior leaders KA Sengottaiyan and S Duraisamy as organising secretaries of the party.

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Rahul and Akhilesh will hold road show in Agra on Friday

For me both Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav are important and hence I have sent my resignation to both."He however denied joining any other political party at present.Gaurav's father late Virendra Bhatia, former MP and a lawyer was very close to Mulayam".

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Hundreds of thousands protests in Romanian cities

If not, it should have communicated its plans to change the national anti-corruption strategy before proceeding with legislative change", Daniel Horodniceanu said. In one of the poorest countries in the European Union, many worry more about how to feed their families than the cost of corruption . When he was asked if the cabinet, which has been in power for less than a month, planned to withdraw the decree, Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu said: "No, we don't".

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Polish FM calls EC President's letter on Trump 'inappropriate'

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat meeting with European Council President Donald Tusk in Malta last month. In an open letter delivered to leaders of the 27 member states , Mr Tusk included the new American President as part of a group of "dangerous" challenges facing the bloc, citing Russia , China and radical Islam as other threats.

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Sen. King 'Concerned' by Trump's National Security Council Changes

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said on Monday that reports of those roles being "downgraded or removed" from the council are "utter nonsense". "He is a former naval officer". As chief strategist, he was credited with reinvigorating Trump's flailing presidential campaign and crafting its unorthodox and ultimately successful game plan.

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Korea agree to strengthen defense against N. Korean threat

US President Donald Trump has reiterated the country's ironclad commitment to defend South Korea, the White House said. The two allies previous year announced the plan to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system to South Korea.

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At State Department, 'Dissent Channel' In High Gear With Refugee Ban Protests

Once a memo is filed in the State Department's dissent channel , staff must acknowledge they have received it within two days. The surge in opposition to Trump's executive order sows immediate tension between Foggy Bottom and the White House , and creates a headache for Rex Tillerson, the president's nominee for secretary of state who's expected to receive Senate approval on Wednesday.

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GM to slash up to 600 jobs in southwestern Ontario, union says

GM says it will shift production of the GMC Terrain SUV from a plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, to one in Mexico. GM did not immediately reply to a request for comment. Union president says its time to tear up NAFTA. General Motors said earlier in January that it would invest an additional $1 billion in its U.S. factories in 2017 and move some parts production from Mexico to the United States.

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Turkey may cancel Greece migration deal in extradition row

Meanwhile, lawmaker Stephan Mayer, a senior member of the Christian Social Union (CSU) political party and spokesman for Home Affairs of CSU and the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) parliamentary group, said that it was no doubt that Berlin could not extradite these soldiers since "they would land in jail immediately" upon their arrival in Turkey .

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NEWS CENTER honors the legacy of Mary Tyler Moore

She just grabbed onto the character and literally turned us into an improv group, it was so well-oiled. She continued, "We talked about how much fun we had on the show , the things we did on the show that we laughed about". Tyler, '" Silver said. As her fans already know, Mary Tyler Moore changed our worlds of entertainment and philanthropy in countless ways and will be long be remembered.

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Donald Trump Announces Plans To Build Mexico Border Wall

In a preview of the interview set to air Wednesday night, Trump tells ABC News anchor David Muir that Mexico will pay for the wall on the U.S. -Mexico border and that negotiations between the two countries will begin "relatively soon". What I'm doing is good for the United States. "We are going to save lives on both sides of the border, and we also understand that a strong and healthy economy in Mexico is very good for the United States", he said.

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Groups rally against abortion on anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Wade , it is my hope that we will take this opportunity to remember the millions of precious human lives ended by the unspeakable tragedy of abortion". Cecilia wasn't the only baby at her first pro-life march. The pair came to New Haven from Easton because they couldn't make the march down in D.C. this year.

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AFCON: Ghana hold off Mali pressure to reach last 8

Ghana top Group D after an opening 1-0 win over Uganda thanks to an Andre Ayew penalty. The majority of the crowd in Port-Gentil, most of them Malians, had left the stadium after the day's first match and they did not miss much. "We want to maintain our 100% record so that we can build our confidence as the tournament goes on", Gyan was quoted as saying by ghanasoccernet Monday.

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Putin: Obama's govt is working hard to undermine Trump

National Intelligence Council. Trump's promises to fix ravaged relations with Moscow have elated Russia's political elite following spiraling tensions with Washington over the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and allegations of Russian meddling in the USA elections.

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Teacher saved students in crash that claimed his own children's lives

Others were trapped inside the bus when it caught fire, Ansa said. "Police were awaiting the go-ahead from the prosecutor to analyse the wreckage", Agi said. But the driver didn't react quickly enough, RAI said. Szijjarto added that investigators have so far found no brake marks at the crash site. A Slovenian truck driver who had been driving behind the bus told authorities that he noticed one of the vehicle's wheels appeared to be malfunctioning, a police official told news agency DPA.

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Namibia tells Jammeh to accept defeat

It could take them several hours to reach the capital Banjul. As Barrow was poised to enter Gambia, scores of West African soldiers entered the city on Sunday amid cheering crowds as part of a mission to secure the country and allow the president to safely take up office.

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England hold their nerve in Kolkata

That left second ODI heroes Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni to the crease, still needing over 200 to win from around 30 overs. But when Kohli asked for the review and Dhoni knew it wasn't out, he had a very amusing smile on his face. England's two changes included Joe Root making way for Jonny Bairstow while Sam Billings replaced injured Alex Hales . With Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni , Kedar Yadav, India's batting unit is nearly set.

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Severe storms possible in Triangle Sunday night

At least two of the deaths were in Brooks County. The unsafe system prompted US weather forecasters to issue a rare, "high risk" warning of severe storms threatening parts of southern Georgia , north Florida and Alabama on Sunday. "The threat for tornadoes or waterspouts is small as this front passes across the state", Spann explained. The threat for severe storms will be higher south and east of the Triad, but everybody needs to be on guard for severe storms.

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Inauguration Singers Defiant After Anti-Trump Backlash

Evancho 's decision to perform at the event was questioned at the outset, since her sister is a transgender teen who is fighting for access to the women's bathrooms at her Pennsylvania high school. Evancho faced online backlash with many on Twitter wondering why she would agree to perform for an administration that doesn't seem to support the LGBTQ community.

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President Trump speaks to CIA workers after attacking intelligence efforts

Since winning the presidency in November, Trump has foregone numerous daily intelligence briefings typical of the office, saying instead that he does not need to receive the briefings every day, because he's "a smart person". I know a lot about West Point, and I'm a person that very strongly believes in academics". Pence introduced Trump as a great "strategic thinker" who would "make America safe again", but in fact, Trump could not even stay on topic unless that topic was a dishonest ...

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Facebook blocks Russia Today from posting until day after Trump's inauguration

But the timing of the ban is odd for another reason. Facebook declined to comment when poked by El Reg last night. Eastern, which is after Trump's inauguration the day before. RT appears to be the first news agency whose access Twitter has revoked under this policy. During the press conference, the live stream hosted by RT was reportedly interrupted by an automated Facebook notification indicating a local Russian channel, Current Time TV , had claimed rights to the footage.

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Attorney Brian Loncar died of 'toxic effect of cocaine'

The Dallas legal community reacted to the death of prominent attorney Brian Loncar. Brian Loncar, 56, was known from his TV commercials as the Texas Strong Arm and was found dead in his vehicle outside his office in early December. His daughter had died days before his own death. Brian's passing followed his daughter Grace's death by suicide. He was found in his Rolls-Royce, parked outside his law firm.

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Russian Federation says in contact with Iran on Syria peace talks

Boys stand in front of a damaged wall in the rebel-held besieged Douma neighbourhood of Damascus, Syria, Jan. 17, 2017. The three have emerged as important players in Syria, with Iran and Russian Federation strongly backing President Bashar al-Assad, while Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member, initially assisted groups seeking his ouster.

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Meet Oscar Lopez Rivera, the Puerto Rican Independence Activist Obama Freed

At age 14 Oscar Lopez moved to join his sister in Humboldt Park, Chicago, one of the city's largest Puerto Rican communities, and at age 18, like many working class Latino men, he was drafted into the USA military to fight in Vietnam. Lopez Rivera helped found Pedro Albizo Campos High School in 1972, when it was known as La Escuelita Puertorriqueña. Rivera, who is now 74, is now scheduled for release May 17.

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'123456' still the most common password, despite hacks and warnings

More than 17% of people used the most basic password - "123456". The top row of the keyboard, letters Q W E R T Y, is the third most common password. If security educators and evangelists, now stewing over how to bury entropy and serve users bite-sized security password snacks are tempted to down tools and go home, Keeper Security researchers will not try and stop them.