Amit Shah: Accept challenge of a combined Opposition

He also questioned silence of Goa Forward Party (GFP), an alliance partner in the BJP-led government in the state, over the issue. Some say if BJP comes to power at the Centre, it can not repeat its feat in the next elections. Following the statement... More..

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Indian PM Modi to visit Russian Federation for informal summit with Putin
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Indian PM Modi to visit Russian Federation for informal summit with Putin

In a surprise announcement, MEA said this afternoon it would be "an important occasion for the two leaders to exchange views on global matters in a broad and long-term perspective". India had abstained from vot...More..

Flood woes continue in parts of BC
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Flood woes continue in parts of BC

Many of B.C.'s floods have washed out major roads and some highways, leaving Ministry of Transportation engineering crews scrambling to fix major transit routes. The temperature over the past three weeks has be...More..

Hawaii volcano eruption: Incredible pictures show Kilauea lava fissures UP CLOSE
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Hawaii volcano eruption: Incredible pictures show Kilauea lava fissures UP CLOSE

Cancellations from May through July have hit at least $5 million, said Ross Birch, executive director of the island's tourism board. Almost 20 fissures have opened since the Kilauea volcano started erupting 1...More..

Slight Chance of Storms for Tuesday
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Slight Chance of Storms for Tuesday

We're not too anxious about severe thunderstorms this afternoon , though high winds should be expected. We're still above average for the annual precipitation but in the last month we've had less than an inc...More..

NHC monitoring tropical disturbance in the gulf
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

NHC monitoring tropical disturbance in the gulf

Whether it becomes a tropical system or not, the system will still have major impacts across the Florida peninsula and Georgia the next several days. If a tropical storm develops, it would be named Alberto. Amo...More..

Melania Trump to be hospitalised for the week
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Melania Trump to be hospitalised for the week

Dr. Sanjay Gupta of CNN said Monday that while it was "unclear exactly what [Trump] had done, an embolization procedure is typically done for cancer - although it's very clear in this statement that this was a...More..

Sharif says will speak truth after party, Pak PM reject remarks
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Sharif says will speak truth after party, Pak PM reject remarks

Referring to Pakistan's inclusion into the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) grey-list, Qureshi said, "Nawaz's statement will take us from the grey list to the black list". The country's top security body on M...More..

California kids endured 'sadistic' torture, prosecutor says
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

California kids endured 'sadistic' torture, prosecutor says

In interviews the children described incidents of intentional abuse resulting in puncture wounds, burns, bruising and injuries consistent with being shot with a BB gun or pellet gun. Messages left with the Sola...More..

Theresa May Splits Cabinet To Seek Brexit Solution
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Theresa May Splits Cabinet To Seek Brexit Solution

There is little time. 'On the European Union side, if they see divisions in the open, they will exploit that'. "And then deliver it", said a senior source in May's governing Conservative Party. "The British...More..

'Heroic' captain makes emergency landing after aircraft windshield breaks at 32000 feet
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

'Heroic' captain makes emergency landing after aircraft windshield breaks at 32000 feet

Workers inspect a Sichuan Airlines aircraft that made an emergency landing after a windshield in the cockpit broke off at an airport in Chengdu, China, May 14, 2018 . Everything in the cockpit was floating i...More..

Punjab National fraud case: CBI indicts Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi, bank officials
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Punjab National fraud case: CBI indicts Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi, bank officials

Earlier on Monday, two CBI sources told Reuters that one of the accused was former PNB boss Usha Ananthasubramanian , now the chief executive of Allahabad Bank. The CBI said this chargesheet is related onl...More..

Maine Poor People's Campaign protests in Augusta
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Maine Poor People's Campaign protests in Augusta

They say the first week of this six-week campaign is focusing on child poverty, women in poverty, and people with disabilities, they say. Jerry Goldberg is with a coalition to stop foreclosures, which is part...More..

Nigerian Family Sues Airlines After Being Kicked Off Flight for 'Smell'
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Nigerian Family Sues Airlines After Being Kicked Off Flight for 'Smell'

After several minutes, Obioma managed to squeeze her way to her seat. According to a report by The Post , the lawsuit claims the pilot personally requested Obioma be removed since the white male passenger accu...More..

Pompeo urges bold N.Korea action to denuclearize
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Pompeo urges bold N.Korea action to denuclearize

KELLY: Pompeo was speaking alongside his South Korean counterpart at the State Department today, which is where we find NPR's Michele Kelemen. South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK...More..

Taliban launch huge assault on western Afghan city
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Taliban launch huge assault on western Afghan city

Fared Bakhtawer , head of the provincial council, offered a different picture, however, saying that several security checkpoints in Farah were overrun by the Taliban. The governor of the province stepped down ...More..

Indonesian family that bombed churches well off, friendly
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Indonesian family that bombed churches well off, friendly

Following hot on the heels of the mass murder carried out by Oepriarto's family was a similar attack on Monday by a family of five on a police station in Surabaya . "Three martyrdom attacks killed 11 and wou...More..

Trump's Anti-Semitic Faith Adviser To Speak At US Embassy Opening In Jerusalem
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Trump's Anti-Semitic Faith Adviser To Speak At US Embassy Opening In Jerusalem

Pastor Jeffress is a strong supporter of both President Trump and the current Israeli government. Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney , who now is running for the Senate in Utah, said in a tw...More..

Voters cast ballots in 4 states; in Pa., redrawn map in play
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Voters cast ballots in 4 states; in Pa., redrawn map in play

Pat Meehan and Ryan Costello, are not seeking reelection in districts that would have been competitive even without the new maps. Voters will chose nominees for the general election in November. The state's con...More..

Top Philippines court ousts its own chief justice
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Top Philippines court ousts its own chief justice

Sereno complied with the demand, but abruptly cut her leave short on Wednesday. The Philippine Supreme Court has voted to remove its top judge, who had clashed with President Rodrigo Duterte over human rights...More..

Countries that continue to deal with Iran could face United States sanctions: Bolton
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Countries that continue to deal with Iran could face United States sanctions: Bolton

The other signees had urged Washington to remain in the deal. It was widely believed to have been a successful piece of worldwide diplomacy at the time, but Trump repeatedly referred to the deal as being the ...More..

IShares MSCI Thailand Capped ETF (THD) Rises 0.86% for May 13
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

IShares MSCI Thailand Capped ETF (THD) Rises 0.86% for May 13

The simple moving average is a mathematical calculation that takes the average price (mean) for a given amount of time. The percentage of stocks meeting price targets is 55%. Alternately, if the indicator goes ...More..

Ivanka Trump Has 'Great Joy' Going to Jerusalem Embassy Opening on Monday
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Ivanka Trump Has 'Great Joy' Going to Jerusalem Embassy Opening on Monday

Israel is bolstering its forces along the Gaza border and in the West Bank in anticipation of mass Palestinian protests , as the US prepares to open its new embassy in Jerusalem on Monday. The move infuriat...More..

Iran turns to China as Europe tries to save nuclear deal
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Iran turns to China as Europe tries to save nuclear deal

After meeting officials in Beijing Sunday, Zarif will continue his whirlwind diplomatic tour by flying to Moscow and Brussels to consult with the remaining signatories to the agreement. "I hope and believe that...More..

Oklahoma's Governor Signs First Anti-LGBTQ Law Of 2018
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Oklahoma's Governor Signs First Anti-LGBTQ Law Of 2018

The bill is similar to so-called "constitutional carry" legislation adopted in a dozen other states. "Oklahoma is a state that respects the Second Amendment", Fallin said. Fallin additional that the bill "era...More..

Lawyer Says He Consulted Cohen on Schneiderman Accusers
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Lawyer Says He Consulted Cohen on Schneiderman Accusers

Mr. Gleason said in an interview that Mr. Cohen had told him that if Mr. Trump were to run for and be elected governor of NY, he would help bring to light the women's accusations about Mr. Cohen did not immedia...More..

Margaret River Massacre: Father Of Dead Children Speaks, Says 'Kids Died Peacefully'
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Margaret River Massacre: Father Of Dead Children Speaks, Says 'Kids Died Peacefully'

The seventh individual discovered exterior was not named by Mr Dawson however after accounting for the 2 ladies and the kids, the one individual remaining among the many lifeless is Peter Miles . Authorities h...More..

Tornado watch issued for part of NJ as storms sweep across state
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Tornado watch issued for part of NJ as storms sweep across state

Monday will see a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms on a mostly cloudy day with a high of 80 and a low of 63. Severe weather sweeping through the area this evening could bring heavy rain and thu...More..

by | Monday, May 14, 2018

French anger at United States sanctions on Iran

For both reasons, the Iranians would have felt they had to come to Syria's aid and start pouring military resources into the fight. Decoding the recent positions of Western officials can play an effective rol...More..

Tributes flood in after death announced of Dame Tessa Jowell
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Tributes flood in after death announced of Dame Tessa Jowell

Tessa was not just the best in politics, she was the best in humanity. Tributes have poured in following the sad news. "My sympathies to her loving family - Dame Tessa's campaigning on brain cancer research...More..