Republic Day 2018: Prez gets emotional while awarding Ashok Chakra

IAF Garud commando Corporal Jyoti Prakash Nirala has been posthumously awarded the Ashoka Chakra , the country's highest peacetime gallantry medal, while Major Vijayant Bist of the Jammu & Kashmir Light Infantry has been conferred with the second... More..

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Sessions calls for border wall, end to 'chain migration'
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Sessions calls for border wall, end to 'chain migration'

Sessions chose not to address headlines involving President Trump and the Special Counsel during his visit. But Mr. Sessions said the department should be open to the complaints. For many , it will become ...More..

India marks 69th Republic Day with colourful parade
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

India marks 69th Republic Day with colourful parade

On Thursday night, all of the leaders and their host gathered for the commemorative summit where Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong delivered a speech on behalf of the grouping, as his country is no...More..

Khurshid defends Rahul on seat row
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Khurshid defends Rahul on seat row

Talking to reporters in New Delhi , BJP spokesperson GVL Narsimha Rao said, the Congress President was given the seat as per the protocol, rules and traditions. Gandhi was seated in the sixth row, along with...More..

Joe McKnight's shooter found guilty of manslaughter
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Joe McKnight's shooter found guilty of manslaughter

Ronald Gasser has been found guilty of manslaughter in the shooting death of former National Football League player Joe McKnight in Terrytown in 2016. Through testimony from witnesses, the prosecution painte...More..

US Rep. Kennedy to deliver Democratic response to Trump's SOTU
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

US Rep. Kennedy to deliver Democratic response to Trump's SOTU

The latest generation of the Kennedy political dynasty from MA is expected to appeal to working- and middle-class voters, who the Democrats will likely say have been abandoned by the president, despite Trump's ...More..

by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Hannity Hilariously Changes Tune on Mueller Firing in Span of Minutes

Trump would never follow through on the order on his own. "I haven't given it any thought". Earlier, he has fired the national security adviser Michael Flynn and FBI Director James B. But the revelation t...More..

MANDEL: Toronto Police owe apology to grieving Sherman family
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

MANDEL: Toronto Police owe apology to grieving Sherman family

DS Gomes said the two were found hanging by belts from a railing that surrounds their indoor pool and were in a semi-seated position on the pool deck. Mr Sherman, who had a PhD.in astrophysics from the Massachu...More..

Teens Charged With Intentionally Exposing Fellow Student To Pineapple Despite Allergy
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Teens Charged With Intentionally Exposing Fellow Student To Pineapple Despite Allergy

Butler Area School District, where the incident took place last month, put out a statement about the alleged assault on Thursday. A 14-year-old is accused of rubbing pineapple on her own hand and then high-fi...More..

South Korea hospital blaze leaves 33 lifeless, dozens injured
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

South Korea hospital blaze leaves 33 lifeless, dozens injured

He also sent encouragement to the "civil authorities and emergency personnel as they assist the victims of this disaster". Several recent fires in South Korea have been deadly. The cause of the blaze hasn't b...More..

WWE Spoilers: Final card for the 2018 Royal Rumble
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

WWE Spoilers: Final card for the 2018 Royal Rumble

But in a Royal Rumble match there's so much more scope for surprises than just who will be in the match. And, although numerous modifications only benefited the Rumble match and its participants, there have...More..

Russian Federation to Maintain Its Position on Crimea, Despite US Sanctions
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Russian Federation to Maintain Its Position on Crimea, Despite US Sanctions

Washington has an existing sanctions law to punish officials and public and private entities who assist in the Russian intervention in Crimea and eastern Ukraine, and regularly updates its blacklist. Russia's f...More..

Rep. Tom Graves releases a statement on the government shutdown
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Rep. Tom Graves releases a statement on the government shutdown

Democrats say short-term spending legislation must include protections for illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children, known as " Dreamers ". U.S. President Donald Trump has been busy on ...More..

Paris on high alert as rising Seine waters cause evacuations
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Paris on high alert as rising Seine waters cause evacuations

But the Louvre is better prepared since the flooding of June 2016, when it enlisted 170 volunteers to transfer 35,000 works about a quarter of the total kept in basement areas vulnerable to flooding in just...More..

Spain to expel Venezuela's ambassador as 'persona non grata'
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Spain to expel Venezuela's ambassador as 'persona non grata'

The move leaves very little time for the opposition to prepare, as it is already weakened by the absence of many of its leaders who are in self-imposed exile or in jail. Venezuela accused Fern√°ndez of interfe...More..

Syrian Negotiations Committee skips Sochi Congress - al-Hariri
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Syrian Negotiations Committee skips Sochi Congress - al-Hariri

Throughout nine rounds of negotiations in Switzerland, the SNC and Syrian government representatives have held separate talks with United Nations envoy Staffan de Mistura, but the two delegations have not met f...More..

China to build 'Polar Silk Road' through the Arctic
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

China to build 'Polar Silk Road' through the Arctic

It said it would do so "jointly with Arctic States, while respecting traditions and cultures of the Arctic residents including the indigenous peoples and conserving natural environment". Shipping through the No...More..

Trump meant to fire Russian Federation inquiry's special counsel but backed down
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Trump meant to fire Russian Federation inquiry's special counsel but backed down

Trump replied : "Fake news, folks". "Fake news. A typical New York Times fake story". And now, Ruddy is taking this opportunity to remind everyone that he went on television several times in June and w...More..

Julian Assange may get his freedom in February
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Julian Assange may get his freedom in February

As a result, Assange has spent the past five and a half years holed up in London's Ecuadorean embassy, which earlier this month granted him Ecuadorean citizenship. Asked if Assange, 46, would be free to leave t...More..

Philippines prepares for 3-month-long volcano emergency
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Philippines prepares for 3-month-long volcano emergency

Mayon Volcano had been intermittently erupting for 15 days, ejecting at least 25 million cubic meters of volcanic debris, 10.5 million cubic meters of which are lahar materials. Akim Berces, operations officer ...More..

US Taxpayers Eat Air Force One Refrigerator Bill For $24 Million
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

US Taxpayers Eat Air Force One Refrigerator Bill For $24 Million

The Air Force is committed to providing new wings to the remaining fleet of A-10 Thunderbolt II ground-attack jets, a senior commander said . "It's not a contractor issue, it is a requirements issue", Richar...More..

by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

17 killed, 110 injured in Kabul blast

Health ministry spokesman Waheed Majroh said: "The latest toll from Kabul hospitals stands at 40 martyred and 140 wounded". Reports say at least 17 people have been killed and 100 others have been wounded, ...More..

Trump plan to offer citizenship to 1.8m immigrants
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Trump plan to offer citizenship to 1.8m immigrants

The plan calls for billions of dollars for increased border security and money for the proposed wall along the southern border. The White House on Thursday released a framework as an opening salvo ...More..

United States inmate arrested breaking back in jail with booze, food and drugs
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

United States inmate arrested breaking back in jail with booze, food and drugs

The sheriff's office said the duffel bag contained a large quantity of home-cooked food, including barbecued chicken sausage, fried chicken and side-dishes, as well as thee bottles of Martell brandy; one bottle...More..

Hodgenville police address school threat
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Hodgenville police address school threat

Paula Wheeler, curriculum coordinator for Elkins School District, said students were safe and school on Friday functioned as normal. Cumberland City Police officers deemed the threat to be non-credible prior ...More..

Dozens of baboons break out of zoo enclosure
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Dozens of baboons break out of zoo enclosure

It is unclear how the baboons escaped. Pictures on social media appeared to show armed police surrounding the zoo, with nearby roads shut. Three marksman with hypodermic guns attended the scene, but staff man...More..

CT Day zero: South Africans invited to help with water storing project
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

CT Day zero: South Africans invited to help with water storing project

Helen Zille said it was still possible to avoid what has become known as Day Zero, when the water supply will be shut off. Cape Town officials originally predicted that water would run out on April 21, a date...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

CEO of Barry Sherman-founded Apotex resigns 'to pursue other opportunities'

Autopsy results reveal they died by "ligature neck compression". Apotex is the pharmaceutical company founded by Barry Sherman in 1974, credited for ushering generics into the Canadian market and cutting cons...More..

Hillary Clinton didn't fire a 2008 campaign adviser accused of sexual harassment
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Hillary Clinton didn't fire a 2008 campaign adviser accused of sexual harassment

Amid the crusade, Strider depicted himself as Clinton's "confidence master", sending her sacred writing entries every morning. Four independent sources confirm the twice-failed Democratic presidential nomin...More..

Lagos: Tinubu Slumps, Dies - SundiataPost
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Lagos: Tinubu Slumps, Dies - SundiataPost

The retreat which began on Thursday was scheduled to end tonight. Deji Tinubu slumped and died durning a foodtball match involving other executive council members. "We condole indeed with the entire Tinubu ...More..

United Nations official says not safe yet for Rohingya return to Myanmar
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

United Nations official says not safe yet for Rohingya return to Myanmar

Duterte did not say when exactly he had given his advice to Suu Kyi nor how she had reacted. "Therefore, any statement about the Advisory Board "whitewashing" or "cheerleading" for anyone lacks complete legit...More..

Israel to sell second-hand F-16 fighter jets to Croatia
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Israel to sell second-hand F-16 fighter jets to Croatia

He noted that he intends to send a delegation to Israel soon in order to evaluate possibilities for investment and cooperation, according to a statement released by the Prime Minister's Office. "Of course, we t...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Wells Fargo & Co Decreased by Analyst

Among active positions in the latest quarter, 721 holders increased their positions by a total of 159.78 million shares, 1,050 holders decreased the positions by a total of 142.34 million shares, and 211 holder...More..

United States imposes sanctions on six facilitators of Taliban, Haqqani Network
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

United States imposes sanctions on six facilitators of Taliban, Haqqani Network

That this particular drone attack was officially condemned by the Foreign Office - the first time it has done so since the attack in Balochistan which killed Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in 20...More..

Congress Passes Bill To End 3-Day Government Shutdown
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Congress Passes Bill To End 3-Day Government Shutdown

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders dodged questions at the daily briefing as to whether that would include a path to citizenship for DACA recipients, which many hard-line conservatives oppose. "...More..