Just days ahead of upcoming Rajya Sabha polls scheduled for next month, the Bharatiya Janata Party released a list of eight nominees, which include some big names like Arun Jaitley, Ravishankar Prasad and Dharmendra Pradhan.
Jaitley could have been re-elected easily from Gujarat where the party is in a position to win two of four seats, but he was shifted to accommodate two ministers from the state - Parshottam Rupala and Mansukh Mandaviya. One is from the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), another, Pramod Tiwari, is from the Congress, Vinay Katiyar is from the BJP and one more seat is to be contested because BSP supremo Mayawati resigned from the Upper House past year.
Notification has been issued for six Rajya Sabha seats fromBihar, setting the election process in motion.
"Gujarat Congress president Bharatsinh Solanki, and leaders who lost the Assembly polls, like Shaktisinh Gohil, Arjun Modhwadia, Siddarth Patel and Tushar Chaudhary are likely to be in fray for the seats", a party source said. The recent core committee meeting of the state BJP left it to its central leadership to take a call on the candidate for the Rajya Sabha poll and its parliamentary board is expected to meet within a week to take a decision.
Shamis wife lodges police complaint against husband
An emotionally drained Hasin Jahan made journalists listen to an audio clip where Shami purportedly accepts his infidelity . She had alleged that Shami assaulted her after returning from South Africa and he had been doing that for some time.
NSE Calls For Gender Equality, Women's Empowerment
I certainly want to know that my own daughters will be able to achieve whatever it is that they want, regardless of gender. We are superwomen! All ages, shapes, sizes, walks of life.I am sending my biggest hug to you.
Earlier, the Lok Sabha could not transact Question Hour and the moment obituary references with regard to former Members of the House was made and a brief silence observed, MPs belonging to Telegu Desam Party, Trinamool Congress and others trooped into the well of the House, raising slogans.
As per the notification, filing of nomination papers will commence from the date of notification on March 5 and will continue till March 12.
The current term of all the leaders ends on April 2.
The BJP held two of the seats that go to poll, with Basavaraj Patil Sedam and R Ramakrishna retiring.
In December polls, the BJP was able to retain power with only 99 seats as against 77 of the Congress.
And achieving its nuclear aims rests on the North resuming tests of missiles and bombs that set the region on edge. The North Koreans have also said they would be willing to negotiate with the Trump administration directly.
In other words, she kept her dignity, which is no small accomplishment in this White House. "I'd kill to have her as my client". She was never a political operative and never seemed entirely at ease shifting from the private sector to the White House.
In another incident, a bust of Mahatma Gandhi was defaced in Kerala's Kannur district by a mentally-challenged man. Six members of a left-wing student organisation named "Radicals" have been detained by the police in the incident.
It also tracked the paths of Hurricanes Irma and Maria , providing crucial data as to which areas would be impacted the greatest. This ability has already been demonstrated by the first GOES satellite with wildfires in the Plains previous year .
USA output is expected to surpass that of Russian Federation , now the world's top producer at about 11 million barrels a day. Imports of crude dropped by more than 20% to a rate of 8.2-million barrels a day (bpd) from 9.4-million bpd in January.
Alongside foreign countries and USA manufacturers, worries rose this week across rural America about looming trade wars. The tariffs would also hit other US allies - Britain, Germany, South Korea, Turkey and Japan.
Stiers died peacefully at his home in Newport, Oregon , after a battle with bladder cancer, his agent, Mitchell K. He also had notable parts in Pocahontas , The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Lilo & Stitch.
The royal family are paying for the wedding , including the church service, music, flowers and reception . The 2,640 who are asked in will see the bride, groom and their guests arrive and depart from the ceremony.
Sydney Airport glitch causes long queues
Sydney Airport declined to provide the cause of the failure but confirmed it was an IT issue. Outbound flights, but not inbound flights, were experiencing delays.
Microsoft teases new Windows 10 S 'mode' in 2019
This platform will become available starting with the next release of Windows 10 that is set to arrive sometime later this month. Microsoft hasn't yet offered any additional details, so it remains to be seen if this will indeed be the case.
This is the Android P Developer Preview 1 Easter egg
Firstly you'll need to browse to the Android developer website to download the system image and flash it to a compatible device. Google hasn't said when Android P will be released to the public or what dessert it might choose to represent the "P" release.
Johnson-Thompson in fight for first global title
She will need to be, and a better thrower as well, and this win ought to at least help in the first of those two areas. And now it was all about staying on her feet in the 800m...and she did that in style.
WWE Smackdown Live Results 2/27/18
Mysterio was backstage at the SmackDown live event this past Monday in San Diego and posted a photo after the show with Sin Cara. It takes place 48 hours before the Showcase of the Immortals emanates from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday, April 8.
Germany's SPD clears way for Merkel's fourth term
Fiercely opposed to her open-door refugee policy, Spahn has advocated a sharp conservative shift to coax back voters from the AfD. Under a "yes" vote, Merkel would likely be re-elected chancellor by the Bundestag, or lower house of parliament, on March 14.
Oscars 2018: All Presenters Who Have Been Announced
DL says: "Because some of the screenwriters are not part of the WGA, guessing the screenplay awards is a little harder". The ability to identify with Lady Bird and her mother was one of the strongest aspects of Gerwig's directorial debut.
JC Penney (JCP) Issues FY19 Earnings Guidance
Baird set a $4.00 price target on shares of J C Penney and gave the company a hold rating in a report on Thursday, January 4th. Its up 0.81, from 1.45 in 2017Q2. 222.21 million shares or 0.72% more from 220.63 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.