Abhishek Manu Singhvi, 4 TMC candidates win RS poll from West Bengal

According to election officials, Trinamool's Chakraborty secured the highest number of 54 votes. Mr Singhvi who was supported by the Trinamul MLAs got 47 votes, two votes less from 49, the required figure for each candidate to win. Earlier, the Opp... More..

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Turkey targets Kurdish militants in northern Iraq
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Turkey targets Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

Syrian residents of Tal Rifaat city in the northern Aleppo province staged a rally on Saturday to demand a Turkish military operation against the YPG/PKK terrorist group in their city. The U.S. has supported th...More..

Watchdog eyes evidence seized in social media misuse investigation
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Watchdog eyes evidence seized in social media misuse investigation

About 20 investigators from Britain's data watchdog, the Information Commissioner's Office, descended on the company's offices on New Oxford Street after obtaining a search warrant from the High Court. In t...More..

Ambani scion Akash proposes to Shloka Mehta, pictures from the engagement revealed
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Ambani scion Akash proposes to Shloka Mehta, pictures from the engagement revealed

The rumours of Mukesh Ambani's elder son, Akash's impending wedding with Shloka Mehta - the youngest daughter of diamond magnate Russell Mehta are not rumours anymore. She later went to Princeton Unive...More..

Children find over 1000 eggs at Gordonville Easter event
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Children find over 1000 eggs at Gordonville Easter event

With Easter Sunday is just a little more than a week away, traditional egg hunts and other activities are in full swing across West Tennessee. The Ohio SPCA Humane Society of Allen County hosted their annua...More..

Puigdemont flees Finland amid arrest fears
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Puigdemont flees Finland amid arrest fears

He faces up to 25 years in prison in Spain on charges of rebellion and sedition for organising an illegal referendum for Catalonia that led to a unilateral declaration of independence in October. A Spanish judg...More..

Tens of thousands across the United States march for gun control
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Tens of thousands across the United States march for gun control

Besides marching in protest, Miller can not do anything to change the current gun laws. Kyla Waite, a special-education teacher in Chicago, said she was thinking of her students as she marched in the District...More..

Hundreds of thousands set to march for tighter US gun controls
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Hundreds of thousands set to march for tighter US gun controls

Organisers of the March for Our Lives rally are hoping to draw 500,000 protesters on Saturday. Chants of "Enough is enough" echoed up and down Main Street for more than an hour as participants made sure the...More..

House Intel Republicans Think Something Is Wrong With Russia Meddling Claim
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

House Intel Republicans Think Something Is Wrong With Russia Meddling Claim

The Senate Intelligence Committee released bipartisan recommendations on how to improve USA election security this week and is continuing its investigation, as is Department of Justice Special Counsel Robert ...More..

First non-stop Australia-UK flight makes history
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

First non-stop Australia-UK flight makes history

The flight, led by Captain Lisa Norman, will be the longest flight of the Boeing Dreamliner in the world. The service, the first regular passenger flight linking Australia directly with Europe, was announced...More..

President Maithripala Sirisena gives Sri Lanka's thumbs up for CPEC in Pakistan
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

President Maithripala Sirisena gives Sri Lanka's thumbs up for CPEC in Pakistan

He stated that Maithripala Sirisena's participation in celebration of March 23 reflects the importance that both countries attached to Pakistan - Sri Lanka relations. The heads of both countries mutually chose ...More..

Thousands take part in 'March for Our Lives' rally in Hartford
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Thousands take part in 'March for Our Lives' rally in Hartford

Students set out 17 pairs of shoes in memory of the Florida victims . They also support universal background checks and closing the so-called gun show loophole, which allows private sellers to avoid a backgrou...More..

President Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill hours after threatening veto
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

President Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill hours after threatening veto

Trump's tweet spooked Washington because most lawmakers were already out of town before a two-week recess. "If Trump truly cared about a solution, he would push for a permanent solution and wouldn't have k...More..

by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

U.S. accuses China of stealing patents in WTO complaint

Trump repeated on Thursday that he wants a $100 billion reduction in China's trade surplus, while his top trade negotiator, Robert Lighthizer, said fundamental changes that allow USA companies to keep their tec...More..

Economy & markets: Asian shares mixed, dollar sags on less hawkish Fed
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Economy & markets: Asian shares mixed, dollar sags on less hawkish Fed

Oil stocks are also weak after crude oil prices fell more than 1 percent overnight. The WSJ report on potential Chinese tariffs comes as U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to announce on Friday up to $6...More..

Anniversary of Westminster attack marked with vigils and prayers
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Anniversary of Westminster attack marked with vigils and prayers

PC Palmer was stabbed by Khalid Masood , 52, as the Islamist ran towards the Palace of Westminster after mowing down pedestrians in a vehicle. Speaking a year after the Westminster Bridge Terror Attack, Mr ...More..

Trump signs bill to keep gov't open through September
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Trump signs bill to keep gov't open through September

Trump cited misgivings about its contents but said it was needed for national security reasons as he spoke alongside his secretaries of Defense, Homeland Security and Commerce at the White House. The bill pas...More..

United Kingdom authorities raid Cambridge Analytica HQ
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

United Kingdom authorities raid Cambridge Analytica HQ

It said the information was deleted at Facebook's request, and that it has been in touch with the U.K. ICO since February 2017. Cambridge Analytica, which worked on US President Donald Trump's election camp...More..

Gov't Welcomes UN Resolution on N. Korean Human Rights
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Gov't Welcomes UN Resolution on N. Korean Human Rights

She has also defended Trump's December 6 decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and criticized the failure of the previous administration to veto December 2016's Security Council Resolution...More..

Ramaphosa welcomes new continental free trade agreement
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Ramaphosa welcomes new continental free trade agreement

The agreement is said to have the potential to create a unified market of USA $1.2 billion and a combined GDP of over U.S.$3.5 trillion. Ramaphosa said that his government welcomed the "historic moment" sayin...More..

Supersub Smyth stars as Northern Ireland stun South Korea
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Supersub Smyth stars as Northern Ireland stun South Korea

Smyth, who played 90 minutes for the Under-21s against Spain on Thursday, became the first Northern Irishman in 17 years to score on his global bow by firing home four minutes from time at Windsor Park. Norther...More..

Jurassic spark! Life-sized animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex 'breathes fire' after bursting into flames
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Jurassic spark! Life-sized animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex 'breathes fire' after bursting into flames

They joked to Next over the phone with us that T-Rex always had a temper, but today he blew his top, and became extinct. No employees or guests were injured, and the park remains open. The Triceratops, Brachi...More..

Un weekend di cultura con le Giornate FAI di Primavera
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Un weekend di cultura con le Giornate FAI di Primavera

Le visite saranno curate dagli apprendisti ciceroni dell'Iiss "Carnaro-Marconi- Flacco - Belluzzi", dell'Ic Centro Brindisi e dell'Iiss "V.Lilla" di Francavilla Fontana dalle 10 alle 18 di sabato 24 e domen...More..

Trump draws ire of farmers targeted in trade dispute
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Trump draws ire of farmers targeted in trade dispute

China plans to take legal action against the USA under the World Trade Organization framework, the Commerce Ministry said in a statement March 23. He expects some investors to also take the opportunity to swi...More..

Donald Trump claims he could beat up Joe Biden, obviously
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Donald Trump claims he could beat up Joe Biden, obviously

He was referring to the " Access Hollywood " tape released shortly before the 2016 election in which the then-candidate bragged of grabbing women. When Biden essentially challenges Trump to a duel, he perpe...More..

Tillerson says farewell to 'mean-spirited' DC
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Tillerson says farewell to 'mean-spirited' DC

But friends say that Tillerson, a former national president of the Boy Scouts of America, places a high premium on personal values, a theme he stressed in his short remarks which he told State Department work...More..

Moscow slams United Kingdom as European Union nations mull expelling Russian diplomats
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Moscow slams United Kingdom as European Union nations mull expelling Russian diplomats

The 27 other European Union leaders agreed with British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday that it is "highly likely" Russia is responsible for the attack in England on Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal and h...More..

France Mourns 'Hero' Officer Who Took Place Of Hostage In Attack
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

France Mourns 'Hero' Officer Who Took Place Of Hostage In Attack

The 25-year-old had already killed the supermarket's butcher and a customer before shooting Beltrame, prompting police to move in and kill the attacker . Despite this, Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said...More..

Tigris Shield - Turkey's new military operation in Iraq
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Tigris Shield - Turkey's new military operation in Iraq

Before the poll, most regional actors - including Turkey - had voiced opposition to the referendum, with many warning that it would further destabilize the already volatile region. The Iraqi ministry described ...More..

Martin Luther King Jr's Granddaughter Appeals for 'Gun-Free World'
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Martin Luther King Jr's Granddaughter Appeals for 'Gun-Free World'

Lewis joined the " March for Our Lives " protest in Atlanta, Georgia, one of several anti-gun rallies being held across the USA on Saturday in response to last month's Florida school shooting and other mass s...More..

Indian hostages held by ISIL killed in Mosul: FM Swaraj says
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Indian hostages held by ISIL killed in Mosul: FM Swaraj says

Sushma Swaraj told the upper house of parliament the workers had been murdered by IS. She added that a team of Iraqi and Indian officials had found their bodies from a mass grave in Badush. "Only 38 bodies were...More..

Maryland students rocked by recent shooting attend rally
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Maryland students rocked by recent shooting attend rally

A teenage girl who was shot when a classmate opened fire inside their Maryland high school has died, authorities said today. There is "no life left in her", her mother said. Ms Willey had also set up a You...More..

by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

China threatens retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products

The tariffs, announced in a memorandum on Thursday by the Tweeter-in-Chief on Thursday and fleshed out by the office of the U.S. government's trade representative (USTR), seek to rake in up to $60bn in addi...More..

Afrin region completely under control following Turkey's operation, President Erdoğan says
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Afrin region completely under control following Turkey's operation, President Erdoğan says

The U.S. State Department spokesperson on Thursday said the U.S. has no intention to leave Manbij despite Turkey's pledge to clear YPG/PKK terrorists from Manbij, in northern Syria. Earlier in the day, the Gene...More..

Vehicle bomb in Afghanistan kills at least 12, injures dozens
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Vehicle bomb in Afghanistan kills at least 12, injures dozens

The incident occurred at the evening when a suspected suicide vehicle bombing struck Ghazi Mohammad Ayoub Stadium in the province's capital city Lashkar Gah, provincial government spokesperson Omar Zwak told ...More..