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Runoff Increasingly Likely as Votes Counted in Liberian Election Reach 75%

Runoff Increasingly Likely as Votes Counted in Liberian Election Reach 75%

The victor in the run-off ballot will succeed the Nobel Peace Prize victor and Africa's first female head of state Ellen Johnson Sirleaf who led the country's recovery from Ebola and civil war. Brumskine has said the vote was marred by fraud and that he would request a re-run of the vote. The election's final results must be announced by October 25.


Spain to Take Control of Catalonia if Ambiguously Reply on Independence

Spain to Take Control of Catalonia if Ambiguously Reply on Independence

In his press conference, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy gave Puigdemont until Monday to clear his position and then added his deadline to Thursday to change his mind regarding splitting independence. Catalonia is one of the richest regions of Spain, responsible for about one-fifth of the country's GDP. "Dialogue is impossible, mediation is impossible", said Nuria Gibert, a spokeswoman for the far-left CUP party, which has consistently called for swift secession from the rest of Spain.


Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

Campus lock down has been lifted. If you have information that could help officers, contact Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or 804-524-5411. The university's website says the Petersburg, Virginia school located about 24 miles south of Richmond was celebrating the final day of its homecoming.


Cong wins Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll

Cong wins Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll

The Lok Sabha by-elections held on October 11 were necessitated after the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat fell vacant following the death of BJP MP Vinod Khanna. Earlier, Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar, who is also Punjab Congress Chief, was leading is leading in all the nine assembly constituencies, as per initial trends available.


Himachal Cong minister Anil Sharma, veteran Sukh Ram set to join BJP

Himachal Cong minister Anil Sharma, veteran Sukh Ram set to join BJP

The Congress had won 36 seats and the BJP 27 in the last assembly elections. In a blow to Congress, ahead of the Himachal polls, Anil Sharma, cabinet minister in the Congress-led Virbhadra Singh government , is all set to join BJP. Anil Sharma's father is Congress veteran Sukh Ram, who served as a Union Minister in PV Narasimha Rao's government. Himachal Pradesh , presently ruled by the Congress, will go to polls on on November 9 to elect its new 68-member assembly.


Hina Khan and Vikas Gupta declared safe from eviction

Hina Khan and Vikas Gupta declared safe from eviction

Vikas said that Hina seeks support of a strong male and also blamed for instigating Priyank Sharma and Zubair Khan. Soon after the main show begins and Salman enters the house through ME TV. He can only tell the person, not order them. They reveal that in their list they are having Sapna Chowdhury and Hina Khan on the list whom they wish to send at the Kaal Kothri.