BJP to observe November 8 as 'anti-black money day'

The Congress attack came shortly after the government chose to celebrate demonetisation anniversary on November 8 as anti-black money day in a counter to the Opposition's plans to observe it as a black day. Apparently referring to the opposition ... More..

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Tillerson urges Iraq, Kurds to resolve growing conflict
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Tillerson urges Iraq, Kurds to resolve growing conflict

The Turkish Prime Minister reiterated his condemnation of the controversial independence referendum of Erbil-based Kurdish Regional Government (KRG), and praised Baghdad for its stand in wake of the poll. In ...More..

US general: Many questions remain about Niger attack
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

US general: Many questions remain about Niger attack

The commandos, with the Joint Special Operations Command, were sent from the United States to Niger on October 4 after three Green Berets were killed in the attack and one soldier, Army Sgt. Elsewhere in West...More..

Suffolk County District Attorney Spota, Aide Indicted On Federal Charges
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Suffolk County District Attorney Spota, Aide Indicted On Federal Charges

Today, federal prosecutors have charged Spota and McPartland with attempting to cover up for the former police chief, meeting with Burke numerous times to discuss how they could hide Burke's role in the assault...More..

Won't link my mobile phone number with Aadhaar: Mamata Banerjee
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Won't link my mobile phone number with Aadhaar: Mamata Banerjee

Earlier in the day, the chief minister had said that Centre was interfering with the people's rights and privacy by asking them to link their Aadhaar with mobile numbers, and that she will not do the same even ...More..

Woman killed in 'horrific' Canberra dog attack
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Woman killed in 'horrific' Canberra dog attack

Police officers have been forced to shoot a dog dead in Canberra after it fatally attacked a woman on Wednesday morning. Tania Klemke, a mother of three in her 40's, was killed in her home while reportedly tr...More..

Authorities release suspect sketches, 911 call in Sherri Papini case
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Authorities release suspect sketches, 911 call in Sherri Papini case

The first, the younger of the two is described as having long, curly hair, thin eyebrows and pierced ears. Sherri and Shasta County authorities continue to try and determine the exact make and model of the SU...More..

Republicans Betting On DOJ Cooperation With Uranium One Probes
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Republicans Betting On DOJ Cooperation With Uranium One Probes

The Republican leaders of the House Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform panels said in a statement they were opening investigations into the FBI's handling of the Clinton email investigation and the...More..

by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

USA has lost trust in South Sudan, Trump envoy tells president

Earlier on Wednesday, Haley met with President Salva Kiir, whom she said she told that the USA was losing patience with the South Sudanese government's efforts to end the country's ongoing civil war. "All dispu...More..

CBO: Bipartisan deal would reduce deficit by $4 billion
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

CBO: Bipartisan deal would reduce deficit by $4 billion

Uncertainty over whether or not the subsidies would be paid for caused instability in the individual markets for Obamacare, and caused premiums on some plans to spike. The CBO also had earlier estimated that en...More..

Interlocutor's appointment won't stop security operations: Gen Rawat
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Interlocutor's appointment won't stop security operations: Gen Rawat

It will not have any effect on the Army's operations in Kashmir. Rawat also spoke at length on the army's robust modernisation plans through the indigenisation route. "We have killed the terrorists on the bor...More..

Deadline for using Aadhaar for schemes extended
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Deadline for using Aadhaar for schemes extended

The court will on October 30 hear the government on mandatory linking of bank accounts and mobile phones, a directive that has been challenged in the court. The court asked Attorney-General K.K. Venugopal, for ...More..

Clinton campaign, DNC, FBI paid for Trump dossier
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Clinton campaign, DNC, FBI paid for Trump dossier

According to the report, the firm paid to conduct the research was retained in April 2016 by Marc Elias, a lawyer representing the Clinton campaign and the DNC. At no point, these people said, did the Clinto...More..

Charlotte man on FBI's Most Wanted list
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Charlotte man on FBI's Most Wanted list

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $100,000 for information leading directly to his arrest. Instead, he forced her to withdraw money from an ATM, drove her to a wooded area outside Charlotte, shot her in t...More..

UK's Johnson urges North Korea to 'change course' on nukes
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

UK's Johnson urges North Korea to 'change course' on nukes

The other parties to the accord — Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the European Union — have all urged Trump's administration to stay in the deal. One veteran congressional adviser who has helped cra...More..

Dhinchak Pooja says she isn't used to working hard in life
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Dhinchak Pooja says she isn't used to working hard in life

Bigg Boss 11 is turning out to be one of the most controversial, dramatic and entertaining season of the series this far. Bigg Boss then sent pizzas inside the house to tempt other contestants to quit the ga...More..

Fallen soldier's widow: 'Nothing to say' to Trump
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Fallen soldier's widow: 'Nothing to say' to Trump

Montel, a veteran himself, was sacked up as he insisted our leaders honor Sgt. Johnson's memory. Myeshia confirmed that Trump lied about the account of the call, and defended Florida Representative Frederica...More..

Key Republican Opens Door to 401 (k) Change Despite Trump Tweet
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Key Republican Opens Door to 401 (k) Change Despite Trump Tweet

Doing so would help to raise revenue to pay for lower tax rates. "The budget that came back to us is a crap sandwich, but it happens to be the only thing on the menu", said Womack. "Bob Corker, who helped Pre...More..

US House passes NK sanctions bill honoring late detainee
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

US House passes NK sanctions bill honoring late detainee

Central Intelligence Agency chief Mike Pompeo said last week that North Korea could be only months away from gaining the ability to hit the United States with nuclear weapons. Meanwhile, in an open letter to ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort faces new money laundering probe

Yet another powerful prosecutorial unit is putting former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's finances under a microscope in search of evidence of potential money laundering: the Manhattan U.S. At least t...More..

Scott Brown: US ambassador to New Zealand investigated over inappropriate comments
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Scott Brown: US ambassador to New Zealand investigated over inappropriate comments

The newspaper reported that in an interview with New Zealand media , Brown, with his wife Gail Huff by his side, said he had "no idea" the comments would be seen as offensive. "Sadly it's politics and it is wh...More..

Vegas Shooter's Brother Arrested On Child Porn Charges
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Vegas Shooter's Brother Arrested On Child Porn Charges

A law enforcement official told the Associated Press that the child porn case predates the mass shooting in Las Vegas . They got a search warrant and executed it. Cops had been looking for Bruce but were unsuc...More..

Vigil for Strongsville teacher to be held Tuesday
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Vigil for Strongsville teacher to be held Tuesday

Her future son-in-law, who also lived in the home, contacted 911 as well on the night in question. The husband of Melinda Pleskovic informed the authorities about the death of Pleskovic. Police had no record ...More..

University of Bristol climbs three places in global league table
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

University of Bristol climbs three places in global league table

News & World Report's latest global rankings . Among North America's public universities, U of T ranked seventh. Hopkins is tied for 10th place with Yale and University of Washington in Seattle, while UMD is ...More..

Adoption agency on Sherin Mathews: 'The child had no problems'
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Adoption agency on Sherin Mathews: 'The child had no problems'

Wesley Mathews, 37, was re-arrested after the Indian-American changed his story about his adoptive daughter Sherin Mathew's mysterious disappearance over two weeks ago from their home, police in Richardson ...More..

Mali test for Spain in semifinal
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Mali test for Spain in semifinal

They have other key goal-poachers too in striker Hadji Drame and attacking midfielder Djemoussa Traore and the Spanish defense will have to be extremely vigilant in not allowing space to the quick-footed Mali p...More..

Hardik offers Cong a hand with 'reservation'
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Hardik offers Cong a hand with 'reservation'

Within a few hours of joining the party, Mr. Narendra Patel alleged that he received Rs. 10 lakh as a token amount. Patidar leaders Reshma Patel and Varun Patel on Saturday joined the Bharatiya Janata P...More..

Hamas Refuses to Relinquish Weapons in Gaza Despite Deal with Fatah
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Hamas Refuses to Relinquish Weapons in Gaza Despite Deal with Fatah

Sinwar also threatened Israel and boasted of the terror group's new military capability, claiming, "We can strike Israel for a period of 51 minutes at the same level that we attacked Tel Aviv for 51 days (durin...More..

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan Gets The Taste Of Troll Medicine
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan Gets The Taste Of Troll Medicine

He said that his government had focussed on improving road connectivity, constructing approximately 1.75 lakh kilometres of roads in the state. - "Come and invest in Madhya Pradesh ", he said at the meeting....More..

BJP MP called Tipu
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

BJP MP called Tipu "mass rapist" but Prez heaps praises

Notably, BJP and its affiliated right-wing organisations label Tipu Sultan as a "religious bigot" and have opposed celebrations of his birth anniversary in recent times although leaders of the party have part...More..

Israel approves settlement homes in east Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Israel approves settlement homes in east Jerusalem

The Israeli water company Gihon cut off water to a number of Palestinian homes in the Silwan neighborhood in east Jerusalem, and on the same day issued demolition notices to several homes in the neighborhood. D...More..

Canarsie Woman Arrested for Role in Deadly Bed-Stuy Home Invasion
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Canarsie Woman Arrested for Role in Deadly Bed-Stuy Home Invasion

From the outset, police believed the home invasion in Brooklyn that resulted in the death of a 91-year-old man, was an inside job - a plot hatched by someone who knew the victims - someone they trusted - some...More..

Police identity more victims in Maryland child sex abuse case
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Police identity more victims in Maryland child sex abuse case

A former Maryland school aide and track coach accused of sexually assaulting several male students while he was HIV positive was indicted Friday on more charges as the number of victims has almost doubled. Bell...More..

Coalition to look at future of special education in DeVos era
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Coalition to look at future of special education in DeVos era

The chief policy and advocacy officer for the National Center for Learning Disabilities , Lindsay E. Jones, fears that rolling back guidance will make things more hard for students and parents. This is not t...More..

This US City Is Now Issuing $35 Tickets for Walking While Texting
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

This US City Is Now Issuing $35 Tickets for Walking While Texting

Honolulu enacted a law, set to take effect Wednesday, that allows the police to fine pedestrians up to $35 for viewing their electronic devices while crossing streets in the city and surrounding county. Fro...More..