18-year old girl allegedly 'burnt alive' in UP, dies

Eighteen-year-old Moni was cycling to a vegetable market on Thursday when some unidentified persons confronted her. "Later they poured petrol over her and burnt her to death", the victim's mother, a resident of Sathni Balakheda village in Barasagwar ... More..

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Syrian Kurdish Leader Detained in Prague on Turkey's Request
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Syrian Kurdish Leader Detained in Prague on Turkey's Request

Anadolu news agency said Salih Muslim, former co-chair of the Democratic Union Party, or PYD, was detained on Saturday in Prague. Muslim will be produced before a court, the officials said, adding Czech autho...More..

Church of the Holy Sepulture closed in protest of Israeli policies
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Church of the Holy Sepulture closed in protest of Israeli policies

A separate bill seeks to allay fears of Israelis who live in homes on lands previously held by the Greek Orthodox Church and which were sold to private developers, according to Rachel Azaria of the centrist Kul...More..

Russian ice hockey gold medallists sing national anthem
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Russian ice hockey gold medallists sing national anthem

Russia's athletes were forced to compete in neutral Olympic gear rather than Russian colours. Russian ice hockey players have sung their national anthem after clinching the gold medal in overtime against Ger...More..

Mogadishu bomb attack: Death toll rises to 38
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Mogadishu bomb attack: Death toll rises to 38

According to a recent United Nations report, the armed conflict in Somalia due to Al-Shabaab's insurgency has left over 2,000 people dead and more than 2,500 wounded since January 2016. Liban Abdi told CNN that...More..

Mithali Raj sets up Indian series win over Proteas Women
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Mithali Raj sets up Indian series win over Proteas Women

Shikhar Dhawan (47) was going at nearly run a ball but the much needed impetus for India came from Raina (43) with his 27-ball knock that had five boundaries and a six in it. With the T20I series level at ...More..

Fisher's birdie streak secures share of Qatar Masters lead
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Fisher's birdie streak secures share of Qatar Masters lead

It promises to be an exciting last day with 15 players within five shots of the leaders. It was Fisher's first top-three finish since the 2014 Africa Open and he will have to wait a little longer to add to hi...More..

Steady, heavier rain expected late tonight into Sunday morning
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Steady, heavier rain expected late tonight into Sunday morning

With this first wave of showers most of Acadiana will receive 1-2 inches of rain, so a decent soaking but not looking at any flooding concerns with this round. Thursday Night .Mostly cloudy. Showers possible. W...More..

Rahul Gandhi Attacks PM Modi, Asks Him to Preach What he Says
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Rahul Gandhi Attacks PM Modi, Asks Him to Preach What he Says

Taking on the Narendra Modi-led government, Gandhi claimed that the Congress party had waived the loan of farmers but the prime minister had "waived the loans of select businessmen". After attending in the wome...More..

Ex-Trump aide 'paid Europeans to lobby for Russia-backed Ukraine leader'
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Ex-Trump aide 'paid Europeans to lobby for Russia-backed Ukraine leader'

Manafort is now charged with conspiring against the US, conspiring to launder money, working as an unregistered agent of a foreign principal, making false and misleading FARA statements, and making false statem...More..

Rick Gates Pleads Guilty on Two Counts in Russian Interference Investigation
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Rick Gates Pleads Guilty on Two Counts in Russian Interference Investigation

He also pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy, failure to register as an agent of a foreign entity and making false statements to investigators , which were contained in a previous indictment unveiled ...More..

Rick Gates pleads guilty; Paul Manafort faces new charges
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Rick Gates pleads guilty; Paul Manafort faces new charges

As part of the plea deal, Gates has agreed to cooperate "fully, truthfully, completely, and forthrightly" with the special counsel's office as well as other law enforcement officials, according to court documen...More..

Many Mass Shooters Are Democrats, Says GOP Rep
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Many Mass Shooters Are Democrats, Says GOP Rep

Tenney made the claim in an interview with radio host Fred Dicker , exactly one week after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. Two weeks ago she called Democrats 'un-A...More..

President Xi may extend power as China poised to lift term limits
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

President Xi may extend power as China poised to lift term limits

China's Communist Party (CCP) has proposed amending the country's constitution to allow President Xi Jinping to serve a third term in office. Experts predicted last October that Xi may seek to stay on as lead...More..

These companies have cut ties with the NRA
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

These companies have cut ties with the NRA

Security firm Symantec has announced that it will no longer offer discounts on its products to members of the National Rifle Association . A cybersecurity firm. A marketing professor, Scott Galloway, tol...More..

PM Modi 'most expensive watchman' in the world, says Kapil Sibal
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

PM Modi 'most expensive watchman' in the world, says Kapil Sibal

Speaking on the hot topic of artificial intelligence, Modi claimed that machines are getting smarter through self learning and urged researchers to make use of AI to make the lives of " divyangs " (differently-...More..

Pakistan to Be Added to Terror Financing List
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Pakistan to Be Added to Terror Financing List

Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif had proudly claimed that the country got three month reprieve from the FATF thanks to the support extended by some friendly countries. In the lead-up to the FATF plenary...More..

Liberty Korea sit-in protest fails to prevent arrival of North Korean delegation
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Liberty Korea sit-in protest fails to prevent arrival of North Korean delegation

At a closed-door meeting before a banquet Friday night at the presidential compound, Moon told Trump that talks on denuclearization and the inter-Korean dialogue must move forward side by side, Moon's press...More..

UN Security Council votes for 30-day ceasefire in Syria without delay
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

UN Security Council votes for 30-day ceasefire in Syria without delay

Western diplomats accused Moscow of stalling for time. Instead, the new text circulated on Friday night "demands that all parties cease hostilities without delay ". About twenty minutes after expected time...More..

The Walking Dead season 8, episode 9 Honor advanced preview
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

The Walking Dead season 8, episode 9 Honor advanced preview

To us, Andrew Lincoln , who plays Rick Grimes on AMC's The Walking Dead is flawless. They do have to keep some walkers around them for security. As such, it perhaps shouldn't come as too much of a surp...More..

GoM recommends kicking off inter-state e-way bills from April 1
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

GoM recommends kicking off inter-state e-way bills from April 1

Talking to reporters after the meeting of GoM on Saturday, Mr Modi said the requirement for intra-state movement of goods of more than Rs 50,000 value would be introduced in phases after assessing the response ...More..

Execution for Alabama Inmate Postponed
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Execution for Alabama Inmate Postponed

Earlier, the inmate was discovered to have no usable veins in his upper extremities, forcing prison officials to attempt to put an intravenous line to a vein in his hips, legs, or feet. Montgomery, Alabama - Al...More..

President Donald Trump's harsh new sanctions for North Korea rile China
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

President Donald Trump's harsh new sanctions for North Korea rile China

At another briefing in Washington , Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin stood next to enlarged photos he said showed December 2017 images that revealed ship-to-ship transfers of fuel and other products destined...More..

by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

CA Acquires 64997 Shares of Walt Disney Co (DIS)

Disney Walt Co Disney Com now has $161.27B valuation. Another trade for 50,000 shares valued at $1.36M was made by Ranade Prashant on Wednesday, February 21. Barclays Capital upgraded the shares of DIS in rep...More..

Florida School Shooter Obtained 10 Rifles in Last Year
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Florida School Shooter Obtained 10 Rifles in Last Year

Mr Trump previous year he would "never" infringe on the right to keep arms - a long-running and contested debate within the US. A GoFundMe page that was set up Thursday for the family of the victims in th...More..

NRA-affiliated businesses shed ties after Parkland, Florida school shooting
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

NRA-affiliated businesses shed ties after Parkland, Florida school shooting

Rather than just following the standard post-mass shooting script, Parkland students are firing back at right-wing conspiracy theorists and forcing ineffectual, NRA-sympathetic senators like Marco Rubio into ...More..

Chelsea forward Eden Hazard: 'I prefer to play out wide'
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Chelsea forward Eden Hazard: 'I prefer to play out wide'

But not because there is some regret from the past. "He's a top player and he showed that". "I think he was one of the key players in winning the title". Hazard had spoken on the eve of the game about having to...More..

Strong-to-severe storm risk overnight, especially in northwest areas
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Strong-to-severe storm risk overnight, especially in northwest areas

A tornado watch is in effect until 9 p.m. tonight . Increasing chances for showers and thunderstorm through this evening. The Storm Prediction Center has upgraded Saturday's severe weather risk to "enhance...More..

Three sheriff's deputies remained outside school during Parkland shooting
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Three sheriff's deputies remained outside school during Parkland shooting

Trump says that he's spoken with many members of Congress and NRA officials and insists they would go along with his plans in the wake of last week's school shooting in Parkland , Florida, that left ...More..

Graham's body begins journey from mountains to Charlotte
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Graham's body begins journey from mountains to Charlotte

The procession reached the Billy Graham Library literally four hours after it left the training center to head for Charlotte, where the evangelist was born. Graham died February 21 at his mountain home in Montr...More..

Former Trump Adviser Pleads Guilty in the Mueller Inquiry
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Former Trump Adviser Pleads Guilty in the Mueller Inquiry

Gates' guilty plea is a sign that the former Trump campaign aide may have information about more significant charges pertaining to the investigation's primary focus of possible collusion between the Trump campa...More..

Afghanistan: 40 killed in multiple attacks
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Afghanistan: 40 killed in multiple attacks

Embassy. "We strongly condemn these terrorist attacks and wish God's mercy upon those who lost their lives", Turkey's Foreign Ministry said in a statement. Earlier in the day, a Taliban fighter detonated an e...More..

Suspect shot multiple times while trying to rob liquor store
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Suspect shot multiple times while trying to rob liquor store

When the mom's gun runs out of ammo, the robber struggles with her for the gun. The suspect - identified by police as Tyrone Lee, a suspect in at least 10 other robberies in the area - is in critical conditio...More..

by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Russia probe: Ex-Trump aide pleads guilty

After Gates appeared in court, a newly unsealed indictment accused Manafort of paying former European politicians to lobby on behalf of Ukraine. The indictment says the group was managed by a former Europ...More..

Trump Pushes Back: I Never Said 'Give Teachers Guns'
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump Pushes Back: I Never Said 'Give Teachers Guns'

He also said on Thursday that he thinks that if "adept" teachers with weapons training carried concealed guns in school , they would "solve the problem" of shootings at school "before police arrive". In ...More..