Trump son's foreign policy speech in India boosts concerns

Hailing the ease of business formula implemented by PM Narendra Modi , Trump Jr added, "Lot of reforms have boosted customer confidence in India ". "They are so mild and nice", he said, to audience laughter. "Donald Trump Jr.is a private individual... More..

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Syrian Kurd Leader Detained In Prague
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Syrian Kurd Leader Detained In Prague

Kurdish news agencies close to the PYD and the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) confirmed Muslim's arrest, stating the move was made at the request of Turkey. The PKK has waged decades-long armed fight agains...More..

Shahid Afridi pulls off stunning catch in PSL 2018, leaves Twitter stunned
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Shahid Afridi pulls off stunning catch in PSL 2018, leaves Twitter stunned

Archer took three wickets but left-arm spinner Mohammad Nawaz choked the Lahore batsmen with his nagging accuracy to concede only four runs in his four-over spell that included a wicket- maiden. Even though N...More..

Biennial Elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) on March 23
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Biennial Elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) on March 23

The BJP leader quoted above argued that while the party has been the single-largest in Rajya Sabha since August previous year, many important bills, including one to ban instant triple talaq and another to pr...More..

Newly-married man, grandmother killed as gift-pack explodes
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Newly-married man, grandmother killed as gift-pack explodes

The bride and groom's grandmother were later rushed to Balangir hospital. The police said the couple received the gift at their wedding reception on Wednesday. The wife of the man was being treated at the gov...More..

Butland Makes Horrendous Error As Stoke Drop Crucial Points At Leicester
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Butland Makes Horrendous Error As Stoke Drop Crucial Points At Leicester

Xherdan Shaqiri is the one bright spark in Stoke City's squad, and he is the key player to try and keep the Potters in the Premier League. Stoke are now a point from safety, while Leicester move into sev...More..

USA makes it tougher to get, hold on to H-1B visa
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

USA makes it tougher to get, hold on to H-1B visa

What is H-1B visa? H1B visa approval gets tougher as the new policy from trump administration will make it hard for immigrants to get the approval as they are going for third party work sites from Indian IT...More..

Lawsuit over congressional map called baseless
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Lawsuit over congressional map called baseless

The "compactness" of congressional districts can be measured in several different ways-for example, by measuring the size of the smallest circle that can be drawn to encompass the entire district-but the Supre...More..

Thursday weather: Winter weather advisory in effect until 10 am
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Thursday weather: Winter weather advisory in effect until 10 am

Saturday: Increasing clouds, 30% chance of light snow or mixed snow and rain south of Wausau during the late afternoon. North wind around 6 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening. Mostly cloudy, with a lo...More..

Policeman dies in Bilbao after clashes with Spartak fans
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Policeman dies in Bilbao after clashes with Spartak fans

Fireworks were seen flying at fans while riot police struggled to keep control of the fighting hooligans that were seen fighting across the city. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy offered his condolences t...More..

€414m raised for G5 Sahel force
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

€414m raised for G5 Sahel force

Security and development must go hand in hand. "The EU and its Member States contribute to these 414 million euros with a total 176 million euros", Mogherini said, as quoted by the European External Action ...More..

Evacuations, state of emergency in some USA cities amid Midwest flooding
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Evacuations, state of emergency in some USA cities amid Midwest flooding

The National Weather Service said Wednesday that between 3 and 7 inches of rain had fallen since early Monday in the area, where flood warnings or watches were in effect until Thursday night. "So we're just try...More..

Lydia Ko falls out of contention at LPGA Thailand
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Lydia Ko falls out of contention at LPGA Thailand

The 19-year-old was flawless with eight birdies through 17 holes before an errant second drive on the par-five 18th led to a bogey. This time it was not almost as ruinous or devastating as the four-shot, 24-h...More..

PM leaves for Turkmenistan, Afghanistan today
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

PM leaves for Turkmenistan, Afghanistan today

After all, TAPI's 1995 origins lie in Washington, through a United States firm Unocal, providing Central Asian and South Asian nations an alternative to the Russian routes. India's commitment to the pipeline ha...More..

Bihar CM announces ex-gratia for families of deceased students
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Bihar CM announces ex-gratia for families of deceased students

The incident occurred in Ahiyapur's Jhapaha when scores of school children were waiting to cross the road and a speeding Bolero hit them. "The injured children have been rushed to Sri Krishna Memorial College...More..

Trump Repeats Call For Armed Teachers, Stronger Background Checks
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump Repeats Call For Armed Teachers, Stronger Background Checks

The move would have likely been unpopular at the CPAC, as numerous members are staunch supporters of the gun lobby and the second amendment. He railed against "fake news", too, frequently chiding journalists at...More..

Canadian athlete, wife, and manager allegedly steal auto, drive drunk at Olympics
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Canadian athlete, wife, and manager allegedly steal auto, drive drunk at Olympics

All three have been released but are restricted from leaving South Korea, where drunk driving can result in a prison sentence of up to three years. The news represents a huge embarrassment to the Canadian tea...More..

Needville ISD threatens to suspend protesting students who disrupt class
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Needville ISD threatens to suspend protesting students who disrupt class

King High School had placed the school in shelter-in-place mode so local police and school employees could do a compliance check. Spring Independent School District, north of Houston, Texas , said in a st...More..

West Virginia public schools close over teacher walk-outs
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

West Virginia public schools close over teacher walk-outs

To add insult to injury, the legislature also introduced bills to strip teachers of their seniority and replace public schools with for-profit charter schools. In December 2017, the Public Employees Insurance...More..

Iran threatens to quit nuclear deal
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Iran threatens to quit nuclear deal

Iran may withdraw from the deal that restricts its nuclear program if it leads to economic struggles and continued difficulty in securing investments from major banks, Reuters reported Thursday . "I don't ...More..

Both suspects in Kuwait murder of Filipina held
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Both suspects in Kuwait murder of Filipina held

Duterte had vowed to seek justice for Demafelis and other Filipino workers being abused by their employers overseas. This prompted President Duterte to implement a total ban on the deployment of OFWs to Kuwa...More..

US tightens sanctions on North Korea
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

US tightens sanctions on North Korea

The Treasury Department said it was barring US business transactions with nine global shipping companies from China, Hong Kong, Singapore and Panama, and nine of their vessels. "Those who trade with North Korea...More..

IS claims responsibility for Afghan bombing
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

IS claims responsibility for Afghan bombing

Interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish said the attack occurred around 8:15 a.m. local time on February 24 in the Shash Darak area of Kabul , near North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters and not far ...More..

WaPo: Indicted Russian Contacted Assad Before Attack on US Troops
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

WaPo: Indicted Russian Contacted Assad Before Attack on US Troops

Some Russian servicemen are believed to be operating these systems in Syria . The combat plane was developed to overpower the F-22 Raptor stealth fighter planes of the US. But the Russian government has dist...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Wolves' Jimmy Butler leaves game with right knee injury

Before Saturday's matchup with the Rockets, Butler spoke about how he got called out for accepting an All-Star bid but didn't end up playing in the game. He also had the tough task of guarding Rockets star J...More..

Teen arrested after 'credible' threat made at LNE high school
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Teen arrested after 'credible' threat made at LNE high school

On Feb. 21, Lincoln Police also received reports of a threat against Lincoln Southeast High School, but that threat was determined not to be credible. "Please do not perpetuate rumors on social media". Please a...More..

Kurdish Militia YPG to Deliver Syrian Army Neighborhoods in Aleppo
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Kurdish Militia YPG to Deliver Syrian Army Neighborhoods in Aleppo

The second group of popular forces sent by the Syrian government was deployed around Afrin in the last few hours. "The operation will continue with a new strategy once the centre of Afrin has been surrounded ...More..

Lonzo Ball on college basketball: 'Everybody knows everybody's getting paid'
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Lonzo Ball on college basketball: 'Everybody knows everybody's getting paid'

Following the Lakers' morning shootaround Friday, Coach Luke Walton said Ball would play with a minutes restriction, and that he will not play Saturday in Sacramento on the second night of a back-to-back. Ken...More..

MS has its 2nd pediatric flu death of season
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

MS has its 2nd pediatric flu death of season

Influenza activity is still widespread in 48 states. "We're just not ready to say that we've peaked yet". Influenza illness declined for a second straight week in the United States, a good sign that the c...More..

GOP Aide Accuses Florida Shooting Survivors Of 'Actors'
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

GOP Aide Accuses Florida Shooting Survivors Of 'Actors'

In recent years, mass shooting victims' families and survivors have been harassed by right-wing trolls, who go viral online by claiming certain tragedies were staged using paid actors, who wrongfully maintain t...More..