Shobha Karandlaje accuses Congress of tapping BJP leaders' phones

He has alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying to "poach" their MLAs in an attempt to get majority to form the government in Karnataka . "All the Congress MLAs are intact". Congress leader DK Shivakumar , who in 2017 hit headlin... More..

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Capitals waste Backstrom's 'hell of a game' return
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Capitals waste Backstrom's 'hell of a game' return

The hard work was done behind the net as Ondrej Palat placed yet another backhand pass on Killorn's stick who faked a forehand shot and went between the legs (on his backhand of course) of Holtby to score the ...More..

Karna Gov inspires Cong, RJD to stake claim in 4 states
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Karna Gov inspires Cong, RJD to stake claim in 4 states

The new found alliance partners said that in Goa the single largest party was not invited to form the government. The BJP won 13 seats in 2017, compared with 17 of the Congress . The Congress Legis...More..

Missing child may be in Minnesota
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Missing child may be in Minnesota

On Friday, the Camden police in SC said Ray was found in Iowa late Thursday and is now safe in protective custody. On Christmas Eve previous year the couple shared a post in response to criticisms they had re...More..

Petrol prices up again
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Petrol prices up again

With market speculators predicting oil will hit $100 a barrel next year, or even $150, petrol retailers are warning drivers to brace themselves for record prices at the pumps. The increase is based on an assump...More..

Milwaukee Bucks: Mike Budenholzer is the right choice for the team
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Milwaukee Bucks: Mike Budenholzer is the right choice for the team

Budenholzer went 213-197 in his five seasons in Atlanta, leading the team to four playoff appearances before this season's 24-58 record. Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. What Budenholzer...More..

Accolades come in for GHMC after Swachh Survekshan honour
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Accolades come in for GHMC after Swachh Survekshan honour

Service Level Progress: To verify whether systems and processes are in place in Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) to implement Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) in the most efficient way. "You have to wait to get the deta...More..

Two killed in school bus accident in New Jersey
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Two killed in school bus accident in New Jersey

Thirty-eight students and seven adults were aboard the bus, which school district officials said was equipped with seat belts. The accident happened on Route 80, near exit 25 in Mount Olive. Paramus school of...More..

Police Stop Shooter in Trump Hotel Lobby
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Police Stop Shooter in Trump Hotel Lobby

A police cruiser is seen in front of the Trump National Doral Miami golf resort in Miami, Florida, where a man was arrested after exchanging gunfire with responding officers early on May 18, 2018. "You know, th...More..

Co-pilot partially sucked out of broken cockpit window, escapes with minor injuries
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Co-pilot partially sucked out of broken cockpit window, escapes with minor injuries

The captain describes a deafening sound as piercing the cockpit , before a sudden loss of temperature and pressure. The captain told, "There was no warning sign". The unnamed co-pilot was eventually s...More..

Cambridge Analytica Files for Voluntary Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Cambridge Analytica Files for Voluntary Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Cambridge Analytica listed assets in the range of $100 001 to $500 000 and liabilities in the range of $1 million to $10 million. The American proceeding could also shed light on some of the company's relatio...More..

Indian top court orders floor test in Karnataka Assembly on Saturday
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Indian top court orders floor test in Karnataka Assembly on Saturday

A three judge bench of the Supreme Court , comprising Justices AK Sikri, Ashok Bhushan and SA Bobde started hearing the petition shortly before 2am. Addressing party workers in New Delhi on Tuesday evening...More..

Markets reel on political, macro concerns; post steepest weekly fall in 10
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Markets reel on political, macro concerns; post steepest weekly fall in 10

The BSE Sensex was trading 238.72 points lower at 35,305.22 at 10.45 am, while the NSE Nifty index was down 85.75 points at 10,716.10 points. Indian markets could continue to be volatile in the short te...More..

Pentagon hails Afghan forces for the response to Farah city attack
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Pentagon hails Afghan forces for the response to Farah city attack

The Air Force apologized Thursday for a tweet from its official account that appeared to make light of a deadly US military operation in Afghanistan by referencing the viral pop culture debate "Yanny v. "Today,...More..

Trump on FBI Spying on Campaign: Bigger Than Watergate
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Trump on FBI Spying on Campaign: Bigger Than Watergate

Trump's tweets followed a New York Times report about operation "Crossfire Hurricane", in which the Obama administration's FBI investigated Trump's campaign. In some sense, many analysts have said, he is right:...More..

Assad meets Putin in Sochi on future peace talks
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Assad meets Putin in Sochi on future peace talks

The UN has hosted several rounds of peace talks in Geneva that have made no progress toward ending the conflict. Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) speaks with his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad durin...More..

Yanny or Laurel? Soundbite still has internet divided
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Yanny or Laurel? Soundbite still has internet divided

In a video shared on social media Thursday, several White House staffers let us know what they think. "So clearly Laurel", an amused Ivanka Trump says while looking at the viral post that started it all. ...More..

Aaron Schlossberg: Watch Lawyer's History Of Confrontational Behavior
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Aaron Schlossberg: Watch Lawyer's History Of Confrontational Behavior

The lawyer's brief rant, which was captured on video , prompted two elected officials to send a letter to the disciplinary committee on Thursday. "They're all New Yorkers and they're all welcome here". A NY at...More..

'Ballistic blocks' shoot from Hawaii volcano
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

'Ballistic blocks' shoot from Hawaii volcano

Historically, Kilauea's rumblings have not been as deadly as other volcanoes around the world, said Steve Malone, an emeritus research professor of volcanology at the University of Washington in Seattle. Author...More..

European Union vows to block blow of US Iran sanctions
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

European Union vows to block blow of US Iran sanctions

US President pulled out of the Iran nuclear accord and gave businesses around the world notice to end their dealings with Tehran. As the European signatories of the JCPoA, France, Germany and the United Kin...More..

As criticism for Israel mounts, Guatemala opens its embassy in Jerusalem
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

As criticism for Israel mounts, Guatemala opens its embassy in Jerusalem

The worldwide community does not recognize Israeli sovereignty over the entire city and says its final status should be set in peace negotiations. A senior member of Gaza's Hamas rulers has said that all bu...More..

Gambling machines to be limited to £2 stakes
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Gambling machines to be limited to £2 stakes

The Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) said that it wanted to reduce the potential for large losses on the Category B2 machines. The clampdown, announced by the Government, is created to reduce t...More..

WB Panchayat Polls: TMC wins 2467 Gram Panchayat seats
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

WB Panchayat Polls: TMC wins 2467 Gram Panchayat seats

The BJP has won 386 seats and is leading in 231 seats while the CPI (M) won 94 seats and is leading in 163 seats, the officials said. Therefore, results for the remaining 65.8% of the seats will be declared o...More..

Mom stabbed daughter, abducted 7-year-old
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Mom stabbed daughter, abducted 7-year-old

Tulsa police Officer Jeanne MacKenzie told the newspaper when authorities arrived they found the 11-year-old "was stabbed so many times that officers and EMSA on the scene couldn't even count them". When police...More..

Al-Sadr's Sairoon bloc sweeps Iraq polls
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Al-Sadr's Sairoon bloc sweeps Iraq polls

Unlike Abadi, a rare ally of both the United States and Iran, Sadr is an opponent of both countries, which have wielded influence in Iraq since a US -led invasion toppled Sunni dictator Saddam Hussein in 2003 a...More..

Pope says 'very worried' by Mideast violence
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Pope says 'very worried' by Mideast violence

Pope Francis has condemned the killing of Palestinians near the Gaza-Israel border. Eight children under the age of 16, including an eight-month-old baby, were among Monday's dead. "I was in Ausonia in the y...More..

Kent State graduate's photos with AR-10 and cap go viral
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Kent State graduate's photos with AR-10 and cap go viral

But apparently, a recent college graduate from Kent State University in OH is elated about her graduation primarily because of the fact she could "finally arm herself" on the campus. She was with her family a...More..

Powerful Northeast Storms Kill Two, Snarl Commutes, Knock Out Power to Thousands
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Powerful Northeast Storms Kill Two, Snarl Commutes, Knock Out Power to Thousands

But in parts of Brooklyn, residents emerged from the storm to find their cars destroyed by fallen trees. Powerful thunderstorms that swept through CT are being blamed for at least two deaths and knocking ou...More..

SC collegium fails to send judges' names
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

SC collegium fails to send judges' names

Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices J. Chelameshwar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan Lokur and Kurien Joseph met for over two hours on Wednesday evening. ...More..

Black American bishop to preside at royal wedding
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Black American bishop to preside at royal wedding

He wrote: "I'm thrilled that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have asked Bishop Michael Curry to preach at their wedding". In his 2015 autobiography, Songs My Grandma Sang , Curry reveals that his family a...More..