China calls on U.S. to 'cease and desist' from endangering trade relations

This proposed crackdown - which will involve public consultations before kicking off - comes after a almost seven-month investigation by the USTR into what the White House sees as "unfair" trade policies and practices from China. "Years of talking ab... More..

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ISIS Operative Yasmeen Mohammed sentenced to 7 years in prison by NIA
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

ISIS Operative Yasmeen Mohammed sentenced to 7 years in prison by NIA

The case registered by the NIA in 2016 pertains to the alleged migration of 15 youths from Kasaragod to Afghanistan to join the terrorist outfit. Yasmeen Mohammed Zahid was intercepted at the New Delhi Intern...More..

US Officials Tour Manbij Amid Dispute With Turkey Over Northern Syria Town
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

US Officials Tour Manbij Amid Dispute With Turkey Over Northern Syria Town

Asked about Kalin's comments, US Department of State Spokesperson Heather Nauert said: "Well, that's amusing, because no agreement has been reached". Expanding Turkey's military campaign into the much larger ...More..

Simms, Clemson making most of Sweet 16 run
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Simms, Clemson making most of Sweet 16 run

Kansas , meanwhile, had to survive a tough Seton Hall team, and is trying to show that it is impervious to the absolute chaos of March. However, despite the fact that Kansas enters nearly every season wit...More..

Tropical Cyclone Nora: Queensland on alert for destructive winds
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Tropical Cyclone Nora: Queensland on alert for destructive winds

The NT News ($ ) and Gladstone Observer ($ ) report that a severe cyclone is expected to form off the coast of the tropical Northern Territory town of Nhulunbuy. "These crews will have the ability to fly into ...More..

Sacramento police killing of unarmed man sparks 2nd day of protests
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Sacramento police killing of unarmed man sparks 2nd day of protests

Bolton tried to have them fired because of their arguments with him over the intelligence - his interpretation of the intelligence. "On Sunday we had a horrific, horrific tragedy in our community.We at the Ki...More..

Sheriff's office: Teen shot in Maryland school shooting dies
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Sheriff's office: Teen shot in Maryland school shooting dies

Melissa Willey , the mother of Jaelynn Willey , made the announcement that the family had chose to take her off life support, at a news conference Thursday night. Great Mills High School has about 1,600 stude...More..

Dow tumbles 425 points as China trade jitters persist
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Dow tumbles 425 points as China trade jitters persist

The S&P was down 5.95% this week, while the 30-member Dow lost 5.67% and entered correction territory. The S&P 500 decreased 6.93 points, or 0.26 per cent, to 2,636.76. Stocks are turning lower on Wall Stre...More..

Rajya Sabha polls: BJP at 69, Congress at 50
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Rajya Sabha polls: BJP at 69, Congress at 50

Similar views were also expressed by BSP leader Misra, who charged the ruling party with misusing money and muscle power for winning the ninth seat. Mayawati's comments have been in line with a majority of ...More..

Details of Sonam Kapoor's wedding
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Details of Sonam Kapoor's wedding

According to various Indian publications, including the Mumbai Mirror , it's being reported that the couple has chosen picturesque Geneva as their wedding destination. Sonam, who had gone to Swiss city, someti...More..

Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav sentenced to 7 years in prison, quick updates
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav sentenced to 7 years in prison, quick updates

A lawyer told ANI that the former Chief Minister has been imposed a fine of Rs 60 Lakhs, while other officials involved in the case have been awarded 3.5 years of imprisonment and a fine of Rs 15 Lakhs. This ...More..

Markets Right Now: China tariff worries sink USA stocks
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Markets Right Now: China tariff worries sink USA stocks

The USTR scanned into four types of allegations: charges that China is putting pressure on companies to enter into joint ventures where they would transfer their technology to a Chinese company; US companies do...More..

by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Proposed tariffs on U.S. pork could impact farmers

Terming Beijing as its efforts to steal "intellectual property" from American companies, President Trump signed a memorandum directing the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) and the US Treasury Depart...More..

Russia's foreign minister threatens to retaliate against Britain
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Russia's foreign minister threatens to retaliate against Britain

European Union leaders made the symbolic move on Thursday night, although it is not a formal sanction. He added: "We respect the decision of European states that want to go further, that take further steps,...More..

Industry Sounds Off on Trump's Actions Against China
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Industry Sounds Off on Trump's Actions Against China

China and the United States clashed on Friday at the United Nations, where the U.S. delegation rejected a resolution brought by Beijing that it said sought to glorify Xi Jinping's "win-win" agenda and subordi...More..

USA drags China to WTO on discriminatory technology licensing requirements
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

USA drags China to WTO on discriminatory technology licensing requirements

A probe was launched a year ago under Section 301 of the 1974 U.S. Trade Act. Even without those harder measures, stocks took a beating on Friday. With an aim to strengthen bilateral relations between India...More..

Russian operation aimed at sowing chaos, destroying Ukraine - Poroshenko on Savchenko case
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Russian operation aimed at sowing chaos, destroying Ukraine - Poroshenko on Savchenko case

Before this, the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuri Lutsenko presented footage of Savchenko allegedly transporting weapons out of the occupied eastern Ukrainian territories to commit a terror attack in Kiev. He...More..

France captain Hugo Lloris backs Paul Pogba to rediscover his form
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

France captain Hugo Lloris backs Paul Pogba to rediscover his form

France Midfielder Paul Pogba during a training session at Stade de France ahead of the friendly match between France and Colombia on March 22, 2018 in Paris, France. "I have talked with him". "His situation...More..

Media Reports Second UK Policeman 'in Hospital' After Skripal Poisoning
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Media Reports Second UK Policeman 'in Hospital' After Skripal Poisoning

Britain has blamed Russian Federation for being behind the attack, and the case prompted the two nations to expel diplomats in a tit-for-tat dispute. The poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal a...More..

Nigeria's President meets freed Dapchi schoolgirls
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Nigeria's President meets freed Dapchi schoolgirls

NPR reached Leah's mother, Rebecca Sharibu, on Thursday and she confirmed that her daughter had not returned, adding that the other girls reported it was because Leah refused to convert. Boko Haram means "Wes...More..

Louisville Male tops Central Hardin, 9-3 — PREP SOFTBALL
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Louisville Male tops Central Hardin, 9-3 — PREP SOFTBALL

The four-year varsity star has gotten off to a fast start this season, posting a batting average of.629 over Linden High's first 10 games. "I was extremely proud of how the girls played", new head coach Cas...More..

Protests and strikes across France disrupt travel
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Protests and strikes across France disrupt travel

In the western city of Nantes, police said that an 8,500-strong march was marred by outbreaks of vandalism. "The circumstances of the incident allow us to consider it a terrorist attack", Philippe said, as ai...More..

EU mulls expelling Russian diplomats
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

EU mulls expelling Russian diplomats

Following Ireland's proposal at a European Council meeting in Brussels , the EU leaders agreed on Thursday with the UK's assessment that it was highly likely the Russian authorities were behind the Salisbury a...More..

Senate backs bill to legalize recreational marijuana
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Senate backs bill to legalize recreational marijuana

Because state licenses have been slow to trickle out, there simply aren't enough licensed dispensaries to service the masses who want marijuana, and price gives them even more incentive to stay away from th...More..

Owen Smith gets sack over call for referendum
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Owen Smith gets sack over call for referendum

Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary Owen Smith called for Britain to stay in the single market and vote again on Brexit . Mr Smith, who unsuccessfully challenged Mr Corbyn for the party leadership in 2016,...More..

Jordan Pickford to start for England against the Netherlands
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Jordan Pickford to start for England against the Netherlands

Not that anyone in the England set-up should get too carried away just yet. As England manager Gareth Southgate calls for more focus on affairs closer to home rather than "pointing the finger" at Russ...More..

Trump says 'getting along with Russian Federation (and others) is a good thing'
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Trump says 'getting along with Russian Federation (and others) is a good thing'

Trump indicated that calling Putin was the right thing to do since Russian Federation can help the United States deal with some of its problems, The Guardian reported. In a series of Twitter updated r...More..

Penn. school district arms each classroom with 5-pound bucket of stones
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Penn. school district arms each classroom with 5-pound bucket of stones

David Helsel , superintendent of a school district in northeast Pennsylvania, explained his plan to a legislative education committee last week, drawing a flurry of local media coverage. "We don't want our kids...More..

Parkland Florida Students Are Now Required To Wear Clear Back Packs
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Parkland Florida Students Are Now Required To Wear Clear Back Packs

Runcie also floated the idea of using metal detection wands at school entrances, as well as perhaps installing permanent detectors at doorways. The arrests come amid reports a deputy has been suspend...More..

Stephon Clark protesters march downtown, block entrance of Golden 1 Center
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Stephon Clark protesters march downtown, block entrance of Golden 1 Center

Although the case remains under investigation, veteran Sacramento civil rights attorney Mark Reichel reviewed the videos for The Bee and said he can not see evidence that would lead to criminal charges agains...More..

Peru's VP steps into void left by president's resignation
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Peru's VP steps into void left by president's resignation

It was just one day before a scheduled vote on his impeachment - the second of his brief tenure . "Out with them all!" protesters chanted before police fired tear gas to disperse crowds. Peru's President Ma...More..

Scandal-hit Sarkozy vows to clear name, but says 'finished' in politics
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Scandal-hit Sarkozy vows to clear name, but says 'finished' in politics

In 2016, French-Lebanese businessman Ziad Takieddine revealed to Mediapart that he had delivered three suitcases containing 5 million euros (6.18 million US dollars) in cash from then Libyan leader Muammar G...More..

Vehicle bomb kills 13, wounds 40 near stadium in Afghanistan
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Vehicle bomb kills 13, wounds 40 near stadium in Afghanistan

A wounded man gets off a vehicle at a hospital, after a auto bombing outside a sports stadium in Lashkar Gah, capital of Helmand province in southern Afghanistan. No high ranking officials were present or harme...More..

Donald Tusk calls on EU27 to endorse Brexit transition
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Donald Tusk calls on EU27 to endorse Brexit transition

In 1988, the current burgundy document - which is the standard color among European Union nations - was introduced when Britain switched to machine-readable passports . "It is absolutely right that after we le...More..

Brexit: EU approves guidelines for negotiations on future relations
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Brexit: EU approves guidelines for negotiations on future relations

Mrs May claims that she can negotiate a Brexit deal that provides for trade that is "as frictionless as possible"; many in Brussels and some in Mrs May's own government believe that this can only be guarantee...More..