Aadhaar puts transgenders on a risk of harrassment: SC told

The attorney general said "all this will be explained by the CEO of the UIDAI in his presentation tomorrow and moreover, aggregation of data is not possible in Aadhaar". The apex court began hearing the petitions on 17 January. Referring to the sip... More..

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Sac Police officers fired 20 times at suspect holding cell phone
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Sac Police officers fired 20 times at suspect holding cell phone

Sheriff's deputies circling the area in a helicopter spotted a man in a nearby backyard at about 9:25 p.m. and told police on the ground that he had just shattered a window with a tool bar then ran to the fro...More..

French Ex-President Sarkozy Quizzed Again Over Libya Bribery Claims
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

French Ex-President Sarkozy Quizzed Again Over Libya Bribery Claims

The Guardian named the investigation "potentially France's most explosive political financing scandal in decades". Sarkozy was president from 2007 to 2012. It is not the first time Sarkozy has been brought ...More..

DHS Secretary: Russia meddled in '16 U.S. elections, and could again
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

DHS Secretary: Russia meddled in '16 U.S. elections, and could again

They also acknowledged challenges the agency had faced but agreed progress had been made to work better with states and more fully understand the threat posed by Russian Federation and others. "This country h...More..

Fans of John Oliver's 'Marlon Bundo' Book Troll Homophobes Through Amazon Reviews
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Fans of John Oliver's 'Marlon Bundo' Book Troll Homophobes Through Amazon Reviews

Pence has been outspoken in condemning gay marriage in the past and has close ties with others who have condemned the lifestyle. The John Oliver iteration of the Marlon Bundo story is sold out and now i...More..

Paul Ryan hoping for Thursday vote on spending bill
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Paul Ryan hoping for Thursday vote on spending bill

Democrats were resisting the terms of the White House deal, but negotiations continued. Trump has privately threatened to veto the whole package if a $900 million payment is made on the Hudson River Gateway...More..

South Korea military drills to resume amid thaw with Pyongyang
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

South Korea military drills to resume amid thaw with Pyongyang

The South Korean and US militaries usually stage the two drills in March for about two months but the period of this year's field exercise was cut by half, mainly due to the Olympics, said the South Korean offi...More..

Pakistan expresses disappointment over non-issuance of visas by India to Zaireen
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Pakistan expresses disappointment over non-issuance of visas by India to Zaireen

India started to publicise the cases of "harassment" of its diplomats, only after Pakistan went public with its complaints and there has been no change in the working environment, sources said. Such heinous a...More..

Gunman Dead After 2 Students Injured In Maryland High School Shooting
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Gunman Dead After 2 Students Injured In Maryland High School Shooting

The other students - a 16-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy - were hospitalized, the girl with life-threatening injuries. A great fear became a reality Tuesday with a shooting inside a high school with a po...More..

Trump Praises Visiting Saudi Crown Prince, Focusing on Arms Sales
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Trump Praises Visiting Saudi Crown Prince, Focusing on Arms Sales

When reporters asked the crown prince about the Iran deal, he said only, "We'll talk about that today". Trump gave a warm welcome at White House to the powerful Crown Prince and credited USA defence sal...More..

PM congratulates Angela Merkel on assuming office as German Chancellor
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

PM congratulates Angela Merkel on assuming office as German Chancellor

Merkel and her new cabinet were sworn in to office last week after she struggled to pull together a coalition for nearly six months after elections, the longest period taken to form a government in the history ...More..

Demi Lovato gives heartfelt speech about mental health, addiction
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Demi Lovato gives heartfelt speech about mental health, addiction

During another set, the 25-year-old Fabletics sneaker designer made waves in a bold sparkly pink and black boxer robe boasting her name on the back teamed with black and silver lace-up ankle booties. On Satur...More..

Standalone HTC Vive Focus Headset Will Be Released Outside China Soon
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Standalone HTC Vive Focus Headset Will Be Released Outside China Soon

Also expected to potentially appear this year is the Exynos VR III headset from Samsung Electronics Co. Built on the Vive Wave open development platform , the Vive Focus is a standalone headset in that it ...More..

Republicans Don't Think They Need to Protect Robert Mueller From Trump
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Republicans Don't Think They Need to Protect Robert Mueller From Trump

The newest member of the Trump legal team is a former USA attorney who has spread conspiracy theories about the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department. He does, however, say the Mueller pr...More..

Republican Jewish Coalition denounces neo-Nazi who won Illinois GOP primary
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Republican Jewish Coalition denounces neo-Nazi who won Illinois GOP primary

Running unopposed, Arthur Jones finally secured the Republican nomination after trying to land it five times previously. Earlier on Wednesday, Tim Schneider , the Illinois Republican Party chairman, s...More..

Putin, Trump discuss potential meeting
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Putin, Trump discuss potential meeting

During an Oval Office meeting with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Trump told reporters about his telephone talks with Putin Tuesday. The US recently imposed sanctions on a group of Russians o...More..

Ahed Tamimi's Trial Will Be Closed to Public, Says Israeli Military Judge
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ahed Tamimi's Trial Will Be Closed to Public, Says Israeli Military Judge

In 2012, Istanbul's Basaksehir Municipality granted Ahed the prestigious Hanzala Courage Award for defying Israeli soldiers who had just arrested her brother. The Israeli military said the soldiers were in the ...More..

California teacher who trashed military in viral rant is fired
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

California teacher who trashed military in viral rant is fired

The El Rancho Unified School District held a Tuesday night vote to determine the fate of Gregory Salcido, a history teacher at El Rancho High School in Pico Rivera, southeast of Los Angeles. Salcido told his ...More..

Kosovo parliament vote on border deal halted by tear gas
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Kosovo parliament vote on border deal halted by tear gas

Kosovo, which declared independence from Serbia in 2008, is seen as a potential addition to the European Union, and the EU has said that the deal with Montenegro is necessary in Kosovars want to get visa-free...More..

North Korea is hosting first K-Pop shows since 2005
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

North Korea is hosting first K-Pop shows since 2005

They said he also "understands" that annual joint U.S. North Korea urged so-called hardliners in the USA and South Korea not to "spoil the atmosphere" as diplomatic ties strengthen, the country's state-run ...More..

Toll in rockets on Syria capital rises to 44 dead
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Toll in rockets on Syria capital rises to 44 dead

A woman speaking in the hospital said her niece, who was wounded by shrapnel, lost her four-year old son. The Syrian government's assault on eastern Ghouta has displaced 45,000 people, the United Nations ha...More..

by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

'BJP-JD (U) used Cambridge Analytica services in 2010', says Congress

The BJP leader also alleged that Russian and Kazakh bots were set up specifically to boost Rahul Gandhi's twitter presence. The first salvo was sacked by Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari who said the s...More..

'No specific plans' for Trump-Putin meet: White House
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

'No specific plans' for Trump-Putin meet: White House

One thing you probably don't need to worry about is your favorite Trump administration personality finding that they owe the federal government tens of millions of dollars. Trump may not know that, but those wh...More..

Gov. Rauner tells WGN about moving forward after Republican primary win
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Gov. Rauner tells WGN about moving forward after Republican primary win

Rauner, who is himself a multimillionaire from a career in private equity, has already set aside $50 million for his re-election bid. Rep. Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.), the Blue Dogs' chairman, said he was reas...More..

Mnangagwa Says Zimbabwe
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Mnangagwa Says Zimbabwe "Has Moved On" After Mugabe's Televised Challenge

This follows the expiry of a three-month amnesty announced in December a year ago to return the funds. "Look at opportunities in agriculture, tourism, mining and of course we have great people-to-people relatio...More..

South Korean K-Pop singers to perform in North Korea
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

South Korean K-Pop singers to perform in North Korea

South and North Korea held face-to-face talks Tuesday in the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone to discuss the upcoming trip. Yoon Sang, the singer and record producer who led South Korea's...More..

Railway Jobs To Be Notified Soon
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Railway Jobs To Be Notified Soon

Students shouting slogans against railways held placard in their hands demanding one-time settlement from GM quota and said that they demand jobs from government. Apprentice training comprises basic and on-the-...More..

Raj Babbar resigns as UP Congress Chief, say sources
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Raj Babbar resigns as UP Congress Chief, say sources

Babbar submitted his resignation on Tuesday, but it has still not been accepted by Gandhi, India Today reported. The development is significant because Congress chief Rahul Gandhi had recently stressed that...More..

Texan Bomber Kills Himself After SWAT Encounter, Trump Tells Police 'Great Job'
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Texan Bomber Kills Himself After SWAT Encounter, Trump Tells Police 'Great Job'

No one else among 75 workers on duty was injured. He has not been formally identified and his next of kin have not yet been informed of his death. The incident , on Tuesday evening local time, was not rela...More..

Death Toll Rises To 26 In Kabul Explosion
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Death Toll Rises To 26 In Kabul Explosion

Security forces have closed off the area, TOLOnews journalist Jawid Ziaratjaye reports . Sectarian attacks on Shias have increased in recent years. An interior ministry spokesman told the BBC a suicide att...More..

Jayalalithaa denied visit to hospital, regained senses in ambulance: Sasikala
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Jayalalithaa denied visit to hospital, regained senses in ambulance: Sasikala

The panel was assigned to inquire into the situation and circumstances leading to the hospitalization of Jayalalitha and treatment given to her till her demise. The former CM reportedly gained consciousness in ...More..

Steelers sign safety Morgan Burnett to three-year deal
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Steelers sign safety Morgan Burnett to three-year deal

Burnett , an eight-year veteran, played in 109 career games with Green Bay after getting drafted in 2010. He started in all of the 102 games he played for Green Bay over the past eight seasons, recording 683 ta...More..

As Saudi prince visits U.S., shale transforms oil relationship
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

As Saudi prince visits U.S., shale transforms oil relationship

Such a decision would raise the risk of the OPEC member's oil exports being curbed by sanctions. Crude oil inventories were higher than estimates (+5.0m vs. April heating oil rose 2.2% to $1.95 a gallon. ...More..

Weathercast: Cooler temps all week, chance of snow Wednesday
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Weathercast: Cooler temps all week, chance of snow Wednesday

Highs in the upper 40s will take care of most of the issues on main and secondary roads. The snow could mix with rain at times later in the day if temperatures get too far above freezing. And then the snow ac...More..

UPA had denied separate religion tag to Lingayat in 2013
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

UPA had denied separate religion tag to Lingayat in 2013

Karnataka State Minorities Commission had formed a seven-member committee, headed by retired high court Judge H N Nagamohan Das, on the issue which submitted its report on March 2. The Registrar General had als...More..