European Union leaders to discuss Russian attack on United Kingdom next week -Tusk

While the tariffs have been introduced under the pretext of national security concerns, UK Steel claims only around three per cent of steel in the US is used for defence, and many see the move as politically motivated (a congressional seat in Pitts... More..

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House passes school safety bill, first action since Florida shooting
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

House passes school safety bill, first action since Florida shooting

Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah held a press conference with the father and brother of a shooting victim to draw attention to the Student Teachers Officers and Parents (STOP) School Violence Prevention Act of 201...More..

TTV Dinakaran launches new party 'Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam'
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

TTV Dinakaran launches new party 'Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam'

RK Nagar MLA and ousted AIADMK Deputy General Secretary TTV Dhinakaran launched his political outfit on Thursday at Melur in Madurai , following the Delhi High Court's order granting him the pressure cooker sy...More..

Trump touts Irish ties, but jokes about country's taxes
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Trump touts Irish ties, but jokes about country's taxes

The Taoiseach said the majority of people in the North voted for Britain to stay in the European Union and the same voters would prefer if Northern Ireland remained in the customs union and single market once...More..

McCabe faces possible firing days before scheduled retirement
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

McCabe faces possible firing days before scheduled retirement

That is the recommendation of the FBI's Office of Professional Responsibility (equivalent of an Internal Affairs unit). According to the Times , a report from the Justice Department's inspector general reg...More..

Slain Rio councilwoman was voice of favelas' voiceless
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Slain Rio councilwoman was voice of favelas' voiceless

Two police officials told Associated Press that two men in a auto fired nine shots into the vehicle carrying the popular 38-year-old councillor and her driver, Anderson Pedro Gomes . The murder of a popular ad...More..

Donald Trump's trade policies could have consequences for oil demand, IEA says
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Donald Trump's trade policies could have consequences for oil demand, IEA says

The trend is worrying for OPEC. OPEC and other producers led by Russian Federation began cutting supply in January 2017 to erase a global crude glut that had built up since 2014. All the while USA shale is su...More..

Dharmendra Pradhan elected to Rajya Sabha from Madhya Pradesh
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Dharmendra Pradhan elected to Rajya Sabha from Madhya Pradesh

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and five others were declared elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Bihar today. "We have informed the Election Commission about the irregularities in the nomination forms...More..

If Iran gets nuclear bomb, Saudi Arabia will follow suit: Crown prince
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

If Iran gets nuclear bomb, Saudi Arabia will follow suit: Crown prince

Saudi Arabia vowed Thursday to pursue nuclear weapons if Iran is able to build an atomic bomb, raising the specter of a nuclear arms race in the Middle East. 7, 2017. Saudi Arabia, a key U.S. ally, has been...More..

Giants to give Nate Solder a 4-year, $60M contract
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Giants to give Nate Solder a 4-year, $60M contract

The 29-year-old Solder, who won two Super Bowls with the Patriots , was considered the top offensive lineman available in free agency. Cornerback Malcolm Butler's agent says Butler and the Tennessee Titans...More..

Pakistan calls back India envoy over frequent harassment of diplomats
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Pakistan calls back India envoy over frequent harassment of diplomats

Around 7-8 ISI agents last month raided a residential complex under construction for Indian diplomats in Islamabad and disconnected the electricity and water supply to the property. Mr Mahmood said the latest...More..

Porn star Stormy Daniels starts fundraiser to pay legal costs
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Porn star Stormy Daniels starts fundraiser to pay legal costs

It was around the same time that Daniels and her mom stopped speaking, even though Gregory told the Dallas Morning News she tries to contact her daughter every few months. At least 15 women have come forward...More..

Heavy hearts in Pikeville after police officer killed in line of duty
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Heavy hearts in Pikeville after police officer killed in line of duty

Kentucky State Police are searching for a man wanted in the killing of a Pikeville, Kentucky Police Officer. Sadly, the Pike County Coroner's Office pronounced Officer Hamilton dead at the scene. Wildcat Wearh...More..

USA special counsel subpoenas Trump business for Russian Federation, other documents
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

USA special counsel subpoenas Trump business for Russian Federation, other documents

The Trump administration is accusing Russian Federation of a new and ongoing operation to penetrate the US energy grid. Mnuchin said his department intends to impose additional sanctions to hold Russian offic...More..

Joy Behar Apologizes: 'I Think Vice President Pence Is Right'
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Joy Behar Apologizes: 'I Think Vice President Pence Is Right'

She called me. She was very honest, and she apologized. In what serves as a model for conservative Americans that taking a principled stand against media bias can drive results, Joy Behar apologized on Tues...More..

Alleged UFO encounter captured on declassified United States navy pilot's video
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Alleged UFO encounter captured on declassified United States navy pilot's video

The footage, says TTSAAS, was filmed "using the Raytheon AN/ASQ- 228 Advanced Targeting Forward-Looking Infrared (ATFLIR) Pod", and "represents the image displayed in the cockpit to the pilot and Weapon Systems...More..

UCONN And South Carolina In The Albany Bracket
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

UCONN And South Carolina In The Albany Bracket

The Norse made the NCAA tournament a year ago and only lost to No. 2 seed Kentucky 79-70. What the matchup between the Huskies and Gamecocks will do is put the women's game into the spotlight before the F...More..

Melrose ups offer for GKN, says latest bid final
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Melrose ups offer for GKN, says latest bid final

In a response to the Melrose offer, GKN struck a £4.4 billion deal to merge business with the USA group Dana. "We have recently made attempts to engage in constructive discussion with the GKN Board with a v...More..

Turkey condemns terrorist attack in Pakistan
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Turkey condemns terrorist attack in Pakistan

Ashraf said numerous wounded were police and three were hospitalized in critical condition. Police said they are investigating. Washington on Thursday offered a $5 million bounty for the Pakistani Taliban mil...More..

Microsoft will open first Middle East data centers in 2019
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Microsoft will open first Middle East data centers in 2019

Microsoft's cloud customers in the region include companies such as Emirates Group, Etihad Airways, Majid Al Futtaim, Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts and Landmark Group, among others. HCL leverages its global netwo...More..

Everything you need to know about MSU and the tournament
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Everything you need to know about MSU and the tournament

They have combined to be part of one heck of an NCAA Tournament hype video for Michigan State . Then the bottom fell out on both teams. But the Spartans have won only one game in the last two seasons and wer...More..

Nirav Modi scam: RBI bars LoUs for trade credits
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Nirav Modi scam: RBI bars LoUs for trade credits

Globally though, letters of credit and bank guarantees are the followed norm. The new disclosure takes PNB's overall exposure in the still unravelling fraud case to well over the $2 billion mark. These bank...More..

Merkel elected to fourth term as German chancellor
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Merkel elected to fourth term as German chancellor

Her Christian Democratic-led bloc is allied with the Social Democrats, renewing the "grand coalition " that governed Germany for the last four years. Putin wished Merkel and all members of the new German gov...More..

Pompeo can bring the State Department back in the foreign policy game
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Pompeo can bring the State Department back in the foreign policy game

His efforts as the state department's chief executive were worse; Mr Tillerson accepted the administration's demand for a massive cut in its budget (Congress did not) and launched a reorganisation of the depa...More..

Pizza deals celebrating Pi Day
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Pizza deals celebrating Pi Day

Pie Five: You don't need to explain an equation to partake in the Pi Day fun. Here are some of the celebrations we've gleaned from press releases and social media. This bakery and bar specializing in creativ...More..

James Smith Challenged Over Divisive Hillary Clinton Rhetoric
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

James Smith Challenged Over Divisive Hillary Clinton Rhetoric

Hillary Clinton talked about the Trump-Putin "bromance", dictatorship, and the effects Trump's reality TV past had on the 2016 presidential election at the India Today Conclave March 10. I win the coasts, I ...More..

Tillerson firing raises fear of shift in U.S. foreign policy
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Tillerson firing raises fear of shift in U.S. foreign policy

The U.S. intelligence assessment is that the 2015 deal to curb Iran's nuclear weapons program is on balance a good one, and that Trump's criticism of it threatens efforts to constrain Iran's nuclear ambitions...More..

Markets flat in early trade; Sensex inches towards regaining 34000-mark
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Markets flat in early trade; Sensex inches towards regaining 34000-mark

However, profit-booking at fag-end dragged the index to a low of 33,722.96 before ending at 33,856.78, down by 61.16 points or 0.18 per cent. India's annual wholesale price inflation eased in February for t...More..

Republican senator introduces bill to quash Trump's tariffs
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Republican senator introduces bill to quash Trump's tariffs

Congress has the power to challenge President Trump on new tariffs, but it's unlikely lawmakers will act, even though almost all congressional Republicans oppose the president's trade policy because they beli...More..

Trade boosting global growth to 7-year high: OECD
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Trade boosting global growth to 7-year high: OECD

While the G20 emerging markets are projected to grow much faster than the developed world economies, India and China are expected to lead emerging market economies. Among other hot economies, stronger growth ...More..