Supreme Court keeps revised Pennsylvania congressional map in place

The Supreme Court issued an order denying the application to block the map adopted by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in a partisan gerrymandering case , report SCOTUSblog , Politico , USA Today , the Washington Post , the New York Times an... More..

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'Dog-in' at NY Airport to Protest Overhead Bin Death
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

'Dog-in' at NY Airport to Protest Overhead Bin Death

Following the uproar over the death of a French bulldog named Kokito after it was forced into an overhead bin by a United Airlines flight attendant last week, a Democratic lawmaker, Sen. Of the problems docum...More..

Vladimir Putin wins fourth term as Russian president with landslide vote
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vladimir Putin wins fourth term as Russian president with landslide vote

There were widespread reports of forced voting Sunday, efforts to make Russian Federation appear to be a robust democracy. The Russian leader's popularity remains high despite his suppression of dissent and rep...More..

Mike Pompeo scheduled to meet with Rex Tillerson
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Mike Pompeo scheduled to meet with Rex Tillerson

President Trump used a tweet over the weekend to fire Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The summit could mark a major breakthrough in easing tensions over Kim's nuclear weapons program. In February, two-days ...More..

Germany says Russian Federation to remain 'difficult partner' after Vladimir Putin's re-election
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Germany says Russian Federation to remain 'difficult partner' after Vladimir Putin's re-election

Early in the voting, Russia's Central Election Commission claimed it had been the target of a hacking attempt Sunday coming from 15 unidentified nations that was deterred by authorities. Russian Federation face...More..

Venezuela: Trump Approves Sanctions Against 'Petro' Currency
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Venezuela: Trump Approves Sanctions Against 'Petro' Currency

In the executive order , Trump said it was an "attempt to circumvent USA sanctions " imposed for democratic backsliding. Last year, the president administration did put barricade around the trading of new d...More..

Cynthia Nixon Kicks Off Campaign for Governor of NY
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Cynthia Nixon Kicks Off Campaign for Governor of NY

Cynthia Nixon , the U.S. actress who shot to worldwide fame as workaholic lawyer Miranda on " Sex and the City ", is running for NY governor , unveiling Monday a progressive platform championing greater equali...More..

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang re-appointed to 5-year term
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang re-appointed to 5-year term

In a letter addressed to Mr Xi, Mdm Halimah sent her "warmest congratulations" on his reappointment and expressed her confidence that China will "enjoy continued peace and greater prosperity" under his leader...More..

Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case

The singer was released on bail soon after. Various memes floated on social media all day mocking the decision. Samsher, after suffering from Jaundice, died in October 2017, who has performed several stage sh...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Kushner Companies filed false DOB paperwork at rent-regulated buildings

Two years later, the company sold the complexes for almost double the price it paid to purchase them, the report said. The more than 80 work permits, which applied to some 34 buildings in NY, declared that th...More..

KCR to meet Didi for anti-BJP ties
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

KCR to meet Didi for anti-BJP ties

Rao's office had said he was working on a plan to conduct a series of meetings with interested organisations and individuals across India. Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and West Bengal chie...More..

Match Fixing Allegations: Pakistani Model Alishba Admits Meeting Mohammed Shami In Dubai
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Match Fixing Allegations: Pakistani Model Alishba Admits Meeting Mohammed Shami In Dubai

Hasin had said in the same news channel, "Alishba is a Pakistani citizen and Shami claimed that she gave him money". Alishba claimed she has been in touch with Shami since. Alishba, reportedly, had also gon...More..

Aarushi double-murder: SC admits plea challenging Talwars' acquittal
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Aarushi double-murder: SC admits plea challenging Talwars' acquittal

While issuing a notice to Talwars, the bench of Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice R. Banumathi also granted leave in the matter which puts the appeal in the queue of the cases and may take long before it is ac...More..

WTO ministerial meet: 50 nations to take up global trade issues
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

WTO ministerial meet: 50 nations to take up global trade issues

The government said on Sunday that 50 nations will engage in free and frank discussions on global trade in New Delhi this week to explore the options for resolving various issues and re-invigorating the WTO. ...More..

John Oliver publishes spoof of book about Pence family rabbit
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

John Oliver publishes spoof of book about Pence family rabbit

So Oliver published a children's book about Pence's gay bunny. "Pence's reputation is as the old, boring, principled contrast to Donald Trump", but he's actually morally pretty wily and "exceptionally good at...More..

Britain accuses Russian Federation of secretly stockpiling deadly nerve agent used in attack
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Britain accuses Russian Federation of secretly stockpiling deadly nerve agent used in attack

The first use of a nerve agent on European soil since World War II is also a direct challenge to the wider Western alliance. It threatens the security of us all. "It looks like the Russians were behind it", Tru...More..

Jay Weatherill quits as leader after losing South Australian election
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Jay Weatherill quits as leader after losing South Australian election

Steven Marshall told an ABC reporter: 'We have been confident for a while. "Ultimately, caucus will pick the next leader of the Labor Party in South Australia ". "Jay Weatherill said this was a referendum ...More..

No. 13 Auburn Drops Series Finale vs. No. 6 Texas A&M
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

No. 13 Auburn Drops Series Finale vs. No. 6 Texas A&M

Want to know why there was no competition for that honor? The Blue Demons controlled a majority of the game, and did well to stifle and confuse Carter for the entire first half. Anriel Howard added 18 points...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

UMBC knocked out by Kansas State, Cinderella run comes to end

Even the real Cinderella lost a shoe and saw her carriage revert to a pumpkin as time ran out on her fairy tale night. UMBC's magical season rolled on Friday night when it throttled Virginia , the tourna...More..

Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in retaliation
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in retaliation

Chizhov pointed out that the United Kingdom chemical weapons research facility, Porton Down, is only eight miles (12 kilometers) from Salisbury , where Sergei Skripal - a former Russian intelligence officer...More..

Wintry weather brings disruption as `mini beast from…
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Wintry weather brings disruption as `mini beast from…

However the scarves, hats and gloves were out again in full force as the United Kingdom woke up to freezing conditions on Saturday and Sunday - with the North East getting another FOOT of snow. "Many places hav...More..

Hurriyat leader Syed Geelani resigns; Sehrai is new chairman of the party
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Hurriyat leader Syed Geelani resigns; Sehrai is new chairman of the party

He has been held accountable on many occasion by former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah as the man behind the rise of insurgency in Kashmir. Though insiders say that the handing over of the charg...More..

MNS Workers Pull Down Gujarati Signboards in Vasai
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

MNS Workers Pull Down Gujarati Signboards in Vasai

Thackeray said . Slamming the NDA government for its policies, MNS president Raj Thackeray on Sunday said PM Narendra Modi was following in Adolf Hitler's footsteps and his government was a fake one. "F...More..

Yogi Adityanath to cut down on travel, stay in capital
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Yogi Adityanath to cut down on travel, stay in capital

The defeat of the Bharatiya Janata Party in all six Lok Sabha seats where byelections were held this year has sounded alarm bells in the party in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the 2019 Parliamentary polls, whi...More..

Putin Re-Elected as Russian President
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Putin Re-Elected as Russian President

Only Soviet dictator Josef Stalin ruled for longer. "I see in this (result) the confidence and hope of our people", Putin said in an address to a crowd of supporters on a square next to the Kremlin after exit...More..

Yi Gang becomes governor of China's central bank
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Yi Gang becomes governor of China's central bank

Under a new reorganization of government functions, the PBOC will take over some roles now handled by China's banking and insurance regulators, which are to merge. The nominations were read out at the Great Hal...More..

United Kingdom must agree on border deal in Brexit negotiations
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

United Kingdom must agree on border deal in Brexit negotiations

The objective of the transition period is twofold: to give businesses and citizens time to adjust to life after Brexit, and to give Britain and the EU more time to agree on a trade deal.BRUSSELS: Britain and th...More..

Karnataka Govt Gives Nod To Separate Religion For Lingayats
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Karnataka Govt Gives Nod To Separate Religion For Lingayats

It has accused the Siddaramaiah government of dividing the society to draw political mileage ahead of the assembly elections this year. Briefing reporters after a Cabinet meeting, Law Minister T.B. The ca...More..

Putin urges high voter turnout for Russian election
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Putin urges high voter turnout for Russian election

Putin, who has extended his power until at least 2024 and is already Russia's longest-serving leader since Stalin, ruled out remaining president for life. Despite the uncertainty in the Kremlin, the pro-democ...More..

Iran likely to top agenda at Prince Salman-Trump meeting
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Iran likely to top agenda at Prince Salman-Trump meeting

Trump made his first overseas trip as president to Saudi Arabia a year ago. Saudi Arabia would like nuclear enrichment capability as part of the power deal - something that US civil-nuclear arrangements gen...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Putin wins fourth term as Russia's president

An exit poll suggests that Vladimir Putin has handily won a fourth term as Russia's president, adding six more years in the Kremlin for the man who has led the world's largest country for all of the 21st centur...More..

Canadian Prime minister visits Taj Mahal with Family
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Canadian Prime minister visits Taj Mahal with Family

Trudeau is expected to return to the national capital by 3:30 pm and is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on February 23. Asked about Trudeau's meeting with Chief Minister Singh, a source fami...More..

Cops: Boy, 9, Shoots, Kills Sister Over Game Controller
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Cops: Boy, 9, Shoots, Kills Sister Over Game Controller

On Facebook members of the community voiced concerns about the availability of guns and the presence of video games, while others simply offered prayers for the girl and her family. His parents have yet to rele...More..

Ant McPartlin arrested and released over drink driving vehicle crash
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Ant McPartlin arrested and released over drink driving vehicle crash

The Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway co-presenter was remanded into custody after South London police found him to be over the legal alcohol limit, after failing a roadside breathalyser test. "A Met...More..

Pawan gives 6 to KCR, 2.5 to Naidu!
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Pawan gives 6 to KCR, 2.5 to Naidu!

With the 16-member TDP quitting the BJP-led NDA, the ruling alliance strength has reduced. The opposition party in Andhra Pradesh, YSRCP, also gave the notice to move a no-confidence motion in the Lok Sabha...More..