Cong in knots as MSY declares candidates for total of 325 seats

Alleging a conspiracy against those supporting the chief minister, Ram Gopal Yadav, SP national general secretary, said that many forces within and outside the party do not want Akhilesh Yadav to become the chief minister again. To a question, the SP... More..

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Trump to dissolve foundation now under investigation
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Trump to dissolve foundation now under investigation

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says the President-elect must freeze his plan to dismantle the organization. But considering that the foundation is now under investigation for possible "impropriety"...More..

Brawls in malls nationwide cause mass panic among shoppers
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Brawls in malls nationwide cause mass panic among shoppers

Five juveniles were arrested for charges, such as disorderly conduct, obstruction and resisting arrest. Social media could be behind the slew of mall fights that broke out in several states across the US the ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Romania's President Iohannis rejects Muslim woman as PM

The delay came after the PSD nominated Shhaideh following the party's victory on December 11 in Romania's general elections. Klaus Iohannis has not elaborated on his reason to reject the candidacy of Shha...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Four held for gang rape of U.S. woman sent to judicial custody

The four accused in the case include tourist guide Aniruddha Singh, hotel staffer Vivek, driver Om Prakash and cleaner Maqsood Khan. The woman had alleged that she was raped by the men for two days. A test id...More..

Russia, Turkey discuss Kazakh meeting on Syria
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Russia, Turkey discuss Kazakh meeting on Syria

Mr Lavrov did not say where the current talks were being held and it was unclear which opposition groups were taking part. "We, therefore, view the step as a hostile act", Zakharova continued. Apart from ex...More..

Australia vs Pakistan 2016: 2nd Test, Day 1 - 5 talking points
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Australia vs Pakistan 2016: 2nd Test, Day 1 - 5 talking points

Spinner Nathan Lyon rounds out the attack. Misbha-ul-Haq and Co. have made another slow start to the match as Pakistan's batsmen were under pressure at tea on the first day of the second Test against Austra...More..

Japanese destroyer spots China's Liaoning aircraft carrier fleet
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Japanese destroyer spots China's Liaoning aircraft carrier fleet

A Chinese aircraft carrier led a group of warships Monday through disputed South China Sea waters near Taiwan, escalating already mounted tensions between Beijing and its self-ruled rival. "When China's aircraf...More..

Powerful quake measuring 7.7 hits Southern Chile
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Powerful quake measuring 7.7 hits Southern Chile

Images of cracked roads were tweeted by the Chilean media. In some cases, part of the bitumen was cleaved away. No deaths are being reported but the quake did cause damage. The quake's depth was about 15 ki...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

PM Modi has taken 'HAT' off Himachal: Rahul

Swamy tweeted that Gandhi had himself used a Sahara group auto while going to file his nomination in the 2014 general elections. Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Chief Minister and leader of the Aaam Admi Party has a...More..

Crude prices climb on Thursday
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Crude prices climb on Thursday

Rosneft's Chief Executive Igor Sechin, a powerful ally of President Vladimir Putin, has been a staunch opponent of OPEC, saying that the group has lost its sway over global oil markets as shale oil production i...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

San Diego Chargers vs. Cleveland Browns - 3rd Quarter Game Thread

Without any timeouts, Rivers, who threw for two touchdowns and 322 yards, converted on fourth down by hitting Antonio Gates . Rivers had the only turnover in the football game, an interception in the second qu...More..

by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Killer whale found dead

Investigators have also taken the animal's skull to Vancouver, where a CT scan will be done to determine whether there were any fractures as a result of the blunt-force trauma. Observers this summer noted that ...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Ikea OKs 'tentative settlement' in fatal dresser tip over

Regarding the documents, the plaintiff's attorney Daniel Mann said: "That was important to us and to the families". "In the event there are other children this happens to, their families will be able to see wha...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Canada mum on Trump's pitch to re-ignite nuclear arms race

Daryl Kimball, executive director of the Arms Control Association , said: "Trump and his people need to explain the basis of his cryptic tweet". President-elect Donald Trump has nukes on his mind. His Defe...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Government borrowing shrinks, but still remains above targets

Britain's budget gap narrowed last month, keeping Chancellor Philip Hammond on track to meet his new, less ambitious deficit reduction goals, but the country's fiscal watchdog said future months would pose a to...More..

Storm Barbara to hammer the north over Christmas
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Storm Barbara to hammer the north over Christmas

The rain will get heavier through the day and for Christmas Day it likely to be windy with some rain. A Met Office spokesman said: "Travel disruptions will affect people travelling within the yellow and a...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

China returns seized undersea drone to US Navy

Baucus, a former Democratic senator from Montana, lodged his first protest that day, as did USA military representatives to their Chinese counterparts. The Pentagon said the ocean glider is an unclassified ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Nike keeps running as earnings beat estimates

On a per-share basis, the Beaverton, Oregon-based company said it had profit of 50 cents. To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Parker sold 150,000 shares of the business...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Why Diplomats Are Agog at Trump's Ambassador to Israel

Friedman, a fiercely pro-Israel bankruptcy lawyer who first worked for Trump in the 1990s, added that a Trump administration would undo the Iran nuclear deal and expressed his belief that most Arabs would prefe...More..

German police admit they may have got the wrong man
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

German police admit they may have got the wrong man

Police have begun investigations which point to a possible terrorist attack. De Maiziere said that the suspect denies involvement in the attack. Northumbria Police have, however, said that there is "nothi...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

49 dead in Siberia after drinking toxic bath essence

Another 15 are gravely ill in hospitals in the city of Irkutsk . "More than 2,000 units of the liquid have been confiscated with an overall volume of 500 litres". "According to our latest data 41 of 57 peopl...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

"Vicious" comment was a joke, says Donald Trump

Trump also praised the Electoral College system , which handed him a decisive victory over his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton , despite her substantial lead in the nationwide popular vote. "Never stop be...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

And Merriam-Webster's Word of the Year Is …

According to Springfield-based dictionary publisher Merriam-Webster, the word " surreal " is 2016's " Word of the Year "- meaning the word has had the greatest number lookups and a significant increase of looku...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Ireland vows to fight EU's Apple tax order

Four months after the European Union gave Apple a bill for almost $14 million in unpaid taxes, Ireland has filed suit against the EU saying they have mistaken Irish tax law as it applies to the technology com...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Ronaldo treble fires Real to Club World Cup

Despite Real Madrid opening the scoring as early as the 9th minute through French striker, Karim Benzema, Shibasaki equalized just on the stroke of half-time. Ronaldo meanwhile is now the first player ever t...More..

Wild weekend weather ahead: rain, heavy storms, and wintry, cold conditions
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Wild weekend weather ahead: rain, heavy storms, and wintry, cold conditions

The unseasonably warm temperatures are expected to be short lived. Severe weather is forecast around Lawrenceburg, Waynesboro and Linden. The primary threat will be damaging winds but brief tornadoes are possib...More..

Oil prices edge up as Kuwait cuts supplies by more than expected
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Oil prices edge up as Kuwait cuts supplies by more than expected

The monitoring of oil production cut will be conducted twice a month. "Make no mistake about it - this historic agreement is a game changer". On December 10, OPEC finished a meeting with non-OPEC countries ...More..

Aleppo evacuations halted after rebels fired on convoy
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Aleppo evacuations halted after rebels fired on convoy

But on Friday, efforts were halted, NPR's Alison Meuse reports. Syrian rebel official al-Farouk Abu Bakr, speaking from Aleppo to news channel al-Arabiya al-Hadath on Saturday, said the deal comprised an evac...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Obama vows retaliation for suspected Russian hacking

White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Thursday also assailed Trump himself over his refusal to acknowledge the hacking and his attacks on the USA intelligence community. The tough talk from the White Hous...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Anguished Advani says it's time to go

Ahead of the session, the 14 opposition parties led by Congress will meet President Pranab Mukherjee, for the second time, to apprise him of problems caused by demonetisation, and also on them "not being" allow...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

6% of infants develop birth defects when mother has Zika

When the authors factored in stillbirths and miscarriages suffered by women who had been infected with Zika, 46 percent of pregnancies were affected. "Although microcephaly has been widely discussed in relati...More..

Kanye West returns to Twitter to talk about Trump meeting
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Kanye West returns to Twitter to talk about Trump meeting

West himself took to Twitter Tuesday afternoon saying he met with Trump to "discuss multicultural issues" and explains he feels "it is important to have a direct line of communication with our future President ...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Another General and a Right-Wing Firebrand for Trump's NSC

He is also committed to selecting the best people for the jobs of keeping the American people safe and the country secure. She has been a columnist in a number of newspapers and an analyst on Fox News. Crowley ...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

38 dead and 155 wounded in twin bomb attack near Istanbul stadium

Previously, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu and Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus also said signs were pointing to PKK involvement in the deadly attack. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has ordered flags to ...More..