United States drags India to WTO over six export subsidy schemes

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said. "The US has asked for a consultation process, and we will engage fully in the process and we would make sure that we make our position known to the US". When the WTO was set up, developing countries... More..

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City Councilwoman Marielle Franco Killed by Gunshots in Rio de Janeiro
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

City Councilwoman Marielle Franco Killed by Gunshots in Rio de Janeiro

The councilor's press officer, who was in the backseat, was hit by glass fragments and injured but survived. Franco was killed by two gunmen who fired at least nine shots into her auto as she was leaving an e...More..

Trump administration finally announces Russian Federation sanctions over election meddling
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Trump administration finally announces Russian Federation sanctions over election meddling

They include 13 individuals charged last month by Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller . The United States has imposed sanctions against Russian entities for the NotPetya ransomware outbreak, ...More..

EU's Tusk urges Trump to revive EU-US trade talks
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

EU's Tusk urges Trump to revive EU-US trade talks

The new tariffs and other measures would be in addition to the 25 percent tariff on steel imports to the USA and 10 percent levy on aluminum that Trump announced last week, some of which affect China . Durin...More..

Kejriwal apologises to Majithia for drug trade allegations
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Kejriwal apologises to Majithia for drug trade allegations

Accusing Majithia of playing with the youth of Punjab by "unleashing narco-terrorism in the state", Kejriwal had once declared that he would "drag" the then Punjab cabinet minister "by his collar" to jail for h...More..

Amber Alert issues for children missing from Markham
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Amber Alert issues for children missing from Markham

From left to right: Lynn Washington, Jordyn Washington and Lynn Roby. "He is considered armed and unsafe based on his criminal history and our investigation", Markham Police Chief Mack Sanders told the newspa...More..

Bidhya Devi Bhandari contests for second term
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Bidhya Devi Bhandari contests for second term

She was first elected president in 2015, shortly after Nepal's post-war constitution was passed, which carves out one-third of seats in parliament for woman and mandates that either the president or vice pres...More..

Dylann Roof's Sister Arrested for Bringing Weapons to School
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Dylann Roof's Sister Arrested for Bringing Weapons to School

Investigators say Roof also posted a Snapchat about the National School Walkout day protest against gun violence that alarmed fellow students, but no charges were filed for that message. Roof was sentenc...More..

Will develop nuclear bomb if Iran does, says Saudi crown prince
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Will develop nuclear bomb if Iran does, says Saudi crown prince

Prince Mohammed, who also serves as Saudi defense minister, said past year that the kingdom would make sure any future struggle between the two countries "is waged in Iran", prompting Iranian threats to hit bac...More..

7 new flu deaths reported in NC; total climbs to 305
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

7 new flu deaths reported in NC; total climbs to 305

The infection rate has reached 7.7 percent, which equals the peak of the 2009 swine flu pandemic. However, we won't officially know just how bad this season was compared to previous years until mid-May, when ...More..

Qatar announces $50 million donation to UNRWA
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Qatar announces $50 million donation to UNRWA

Relief and Works Agency, prompting the greatest funding crisis in its 68-year history. Krahenbuhl said the new funds came from Qatar , Switzerland, Turkey, New Zealand, Norway, Mexico and India , with an un...More..

Gold, Platinum Bars Spill Across Russian Runway As Plane Door Flies Open
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Gold, Platinum Bars Spill Across Russian Runway As Plane Door Flies Open

Technical engineers at the airport who prepared the plane for takeoff have been detained. ( Kitco News ) - Gold is truly a gift from the heavens, especially in eastern Russian Federation after gold bars...More..

Gina Haspel, Trump's choice for Central Intelligence Agency, played role in torture program
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Gina Haspel, Trump's choice for Central Intelligence Agency, played role in torture program

But, he said , members rightfully "have a lot of questions" that need to be answered. While the announcement comes amid the chaos of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's firing and the move of present CIA Di...More..

by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

FIU pedestrian bridge collapses; several people reported injured

So far, it's unknown exactly how many people were affected by the collapse, but authorities are saying five cars were crushed and at least six people were injured. on the pedestrian bridge linking FIU to Swee...More..

Oklahoma Mom and Daughter Behind Bars for Incestuous Relationship
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Oklahoma Mom and Daughter Behind Bars for Incestuous Relationship

Spann admitted that she married her biological daughter, Misty Velvet Dawn Spann, in Comanche County in March 2016. Spann also married her son in 2008, but a judge later annulled the marriage two years later....More..

Who will design Markle's dress for United Kingdom royal wedding?
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Who will design Markle's dress for United Kingdom royal wedding?

Prince Harry joked that the Queen's corgis loved his fiancée, saying: "The corgis took to you straight away..." "I declare My Consent to a Contract of Matrimony between My Most Dearly Beloved Grandson Prince...More..

Powerball jackpot at $420 million for Wednesday drawing
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Powerball jackpot at $420 million for Wednesday drawing

A retired Barboursville man won $100,000 in the March 3 Powerball drawing. Pick 4 winners receive $5,000 for a $1 straight bet and the odds of winning are 1-in-10,000. and be televised on New York City's WABC-7...More..

Philippines quits International Criminal Court over war on drugs
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Philippines quits International Criminal Court over war on drugs

Duterte said the ICC's "politicized" nature has prompted him to withdraw the country from the statute. The progressive lawmaker said the Statute also states that the withdrawal would not affect any cooperatio...More..

Paul Manafort Could Face 300+ Years in Prison
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Paul Manafort Could Face 300+ Years in Prison

He is also accused of orchestrating an global money laundering scheme involving at least $30 million that was funneled through offshore accounts and used to fund a lavish lifestyle in the U.S. He also has exper...More..

McDaniel Will Run for Cochran's Miss. Senate Seat Instead
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

McDaniel Will Run for Cochran's Miss. Senate Seat Instead

Republican Chris McDaniel announced Wednesday that he will run for the MS seat vacated by Sen. McDaniel announced weeks ago that he would run against Senator Roger Wicker . The seat will become open on Aprl ...More..

Israel strikes Hamas, Islamic Jihad positions in Gaza
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Israel strikes Hamas, Islamic Jihad positions in Gaza

Israeli artillery also fired at least nine shells at an unknown target near a memorial site for terrorists. Israel's state comptroller, the government watchdog agency, issued a report criticising some aspec...More..

Sentencing awaits 20-year-old mom who killed boyfriend during YouTube stunt
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Sentencing awaits 20-year-old mom who killed boyfriend during YouTube stunt

Members of Ruiz's family are expected to give statements to the court during sentencing before Judge Jeffrey Remick , the prosecutor said . Monalisa Perez, 20, pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter...More..

Meek Mill Calls In To
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Meek Mill Calls In To "Reform" Panel From Jail

Brinkley sentenced the 30-year-old rapper to two-to-four years in prison over violations having to do with a almost decade-old case, Mill has become the celebrity face of mass incarceration. "I wanted to say...More..

Slovak PM Robert Fico offers to quit after reporter Jan Kuciak's murder
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Slovak PM Robert Fico offers to quit after reporter Jan Kuciak's murder

The announcement came after recent anti-government demonstrations across the country to protest the killing of the 27-year-old investigative journalist. Slovakian daily Sme reported Mr Fico's Smer-SD party may ...More..

Canadian climber and friend reported to be dead
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Canadian climber and friend reported to be dead

My heart is so broken.Part of me is gone with him". Leclerc's family requested privacy as they come to grips with the devastating loss. Marc-André was an awesome, loving man and he has touched many lives in s...More..

NCAA Tournament start time, tv channel, scores and results
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

NCAA Tournament start time, tv channel, scores and results

The top scorer this season for Miami has been Lonnie Walker IV. He was cleared by doctors Monday after missing 11 games with a stress fracture in his left foot. This is the first time since 1985 that Loy...More..

Josh Groban, Idina Menzel to play new Bucks arena
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Josh Groban, Idina Menzel to play new Bucks arena

Presale tickets go on sale starting Tuesday, March 13 for Citi cardholders, which will be followed by presales for Live Nation, LN Mobile app, and local venues / radio. Simultaneously he is also working on his ...More..

Delhi Metro's Pink Line to open for public today
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Delhi Metro's Pink Line to open for public today

The Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus Metro will ease connectivity to colleges in and around south Delhi as the station is located right next to Sri Venkateswara College, flanked by other colleges, including Motil...More..

Austin police identify 17-year-old killed by package bomb
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Austin police identify 17-year-old killed by package bomb

About five hours later, a 75-year-old woman was seriously hurt as she picked up a package outside her house. Austin residents are instructed to call 911 if they see a suspicious package outside their home. Gov....More..

Manafort 'faces very real possibility' of life in prison, court order says
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Manafort 'faces very real possibility' of life in prison, court order says

U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III, who will be overseeing Manafort's trial, said Manafort could face grave consequences for his alleged crimes. The 18 new charges, related to tax and bank fraud, are being co...More..

Man who claimed he burned Natalee Holloway's remains fatally stabbed in Florida
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Man who claimed he burned Natalee Holloway's remains fatally stabbed in Florida

Ludwick said he was the best friend of Joran van der Sloot, Holloway's suspected killer. Police said she fought back, and Ludwick was stabbed in the struggle. He added that Holloway's skull was burned to elim...More..

by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Police searching for 2 Missing 3-year-olds

Wednesday. Police believe that Leslie Hernandez is connected to their abduction. The 40-year-old is prohibited from having any contact with the children according to a protection order that was issued on No...More..

Lalu Prasad terms Bihar bypoll results a victory of truth over falsehood
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Lalu Prasad terms Bihar bypoll results a victory of truth over falsehood

Earlier, in a video, BJP chief Nityanand was heard saying that Araria will become a "den of ISI" if RJD wins. Let us tell you that in this tired of the Arriya Lok Sabha by-election, there is a direct ...More..

Pakistan set to host West Indies for T20I series in Karachi
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Pakistan set to host West Indies for T20I series in Karachi

Sethi also announced he was in talks with West Indies Cricket for a Twenty20 tri-series in United States. The attack left six players inured and a British coach and eight Pakistanis were killed. "Now it is Ka...More..

Shocker! BJP wiped out of three Lok Sabha seats
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Shocker! BJP wiped out of three Lok Sabha seats

After sweeping the Lok Sabha elections in 2014 and the assembly polls previous year, BJP faced formidable rivals in Uttar Pradesh in the form of Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party who stitched...More..