Mr. Trump, India signed Paris deal for environment, not dollars

However, during Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina's visit to India in April this year, Bannerjee offered an alternative solution and said that rivers like Torsa, Dharla and Mansai can be tapped. "India will continue to be part of it irrespectiv... More..

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by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump to Embrace Privatization of Air Traffic Control System

In a superlative-laden speech from the East Room of the White House , Trump called for improving the nation's air traffic control system by separating some of its operations from the Federal Aviation Admini...More..

Chennai: Rahul Gandhi meets Karunanidhi, praises the 'voice of Tamil Nadu'
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Chennai: Rahul Gandhi meets Karunanidhi, praises the 'voice of Tamil Nadu'

The Congress vice-president also said "cultural imperialism" of the BJP was not acceptable to the people of the country. There have been occasional demands from party leaders that Rahul Gandhi should take c...More..

CBSE announces Class 10 results; check them here
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

CBSE announces Class 10 results; check them here

The overall pass percentage of students throughout the country in 2017 stands at 90.95 percent, which is over five percentage points lower than last year's 96.21 percent. CBSE Class X Results 2017: After a lon...More..

Washing your hands with hot water is pointless
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Washing your hands with hot water is pointless

Washing your hands is really important to stop the spread of germs , which can make you ill. "This study may have significant implications towards water energy, since using cold water saves more energy ...More..

Scott To Veto Ed Funding But Fate Of HB 7069 Still Unknown
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Scott To Veto Ed Funding But Fate Of HB 7069 Still Unknown

Governor Scott called for an increase in funding to $100 per student in grades K through 12. There is also an expectation among lawmakers that Scott will sign a Corcoran-favored education bill ( HB 7069 ) tha...More..

'Dog Flu' Spread at Canine Shows in Florida, Georgia
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

'Dog Flu' Spread at Canine Shows in Florida, Georgia

Seven canines in Florida have been diagnosed with potentially deadly dog flu, a highly contagious virus that popped up in 10 states and infected almost 1,000 dogs in Chicago in 2015. Officials said it's the...More..

Trump says privately he will leave Paris climate agreement
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trump says privately he will leave Paris climate agreement

The embrace of Middle Eastern autocrats and criticism of longtime European allies have drawn strong criticism from foreign policy leaders of both parties, to say nothing of the reception Trump received in the...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Angela Merkel says Europe 'must take fate into its own hands'

Nevertheless, Seibert said Merkel remained "a deeply convinced trans-Atlanticist". Then at the G7 summit on Friday and Saturday, leaders including Merkel failed to convince Trump to commit to stay in the ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Class 10: wide gap in performance of English and Guj-medium

At least 11,02,625 had appeared for the Class examination that was held between March 15 and March 25, 2017. Gujarat board was established on May 01, 1960. After result declaration, the Board may immediately ...More..

Queensland police killer shot dead after 21-hour siege
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Queensland police killer shot dead after 21-hour siege

Police have been negotiating with the suspected gunman - named in the media as Rick Maddison - holed up in a farm house near Gatton.
It's believed Maddison is armed with a machine gun. 'Every five minutes there...More..

India bowl out New Zealand for meagre 189 in first warm-up game
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

India bowl out New Zealand for meagre 189 in first warm-up game

While Bhuvneshwar picked three wickets, Umesh got one. Starc will lead a young but formidable pace battery including Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and James Pattinson. Refreshed Australia pace spearhead Mitc...More..

Brazil President Revokes Order Deploying Troops in Capital
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Brazil President Revokes Order Deploying Troops in Capital

The protesters reportedly set the Agricultural Ministry's building on fire and smashed windows at several other ministerial buildings, Brazilian media report. In addition, several of his advisers have been link...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

"You were my guy", Trump told Macron, French official says

Donald Trump is notorious for his painfully awkward handshakes - among other things - so it came of no surprise to witness his encounter with French president Emmanuel Macron . It is not the first time Trump ...More..

6 destination for Memorial Day travelers
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

6 destination for Memorial Day travelers

AAA is predicting the highest level of Memorial Day travel since 2005. The average price at the pump was 6 cents lower Thursday than it was this time past year, which means more people can go further for less...More..

'No guys allowed' screening of 'Wonder Woman' has fanboys furious
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

'No guys allowed' screening of 'Wonder Woman' has fanboys furious

The Hulk has had at least three different films so far, each with different actors, and Spider-Man is on his third franchise in a decade, with at least one sequel already guaranteed. "Oh man, the male delicaten...More..

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Becomes The First African To Head WHO
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Becomes The First African To Head WHO

The two remaining candidates are Britain's Dr. David Nabarro , a United Nations veteran who has led past responses to pandemic flu and Ebola and Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus , a former health mini...More..

Vermont's Governor Vetoes Recreational Pot Bill
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Vermont's Governor Vetoes Recreational Pot Bill

Scott to steadfastly oppose any forthcoming special-session legislation that would cause harm to Vermont's children and adolescents", the group said in a statement . Scott also has concerns about highway safe...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Africa on top of India's priority as growth pole: PM

The development bank will holding its five-day annual meetings of the group at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar from May 22, 2017 onwards. The series of meetings with the theme 'Transforming Agriculture for We...More..

Zuckerberg: not running for office, but wants 'to learn'
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Zuckerberg: not running for office, but wants 'to learn'

Zuckerberg is not running for office, but people are still skepticalMark Zuckerberg for President. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is seeking to throw water on speculation of a presidential bid, saying h...More..

Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement

He encouraged the graduates to be servant leaders filled with faith. "The vice president is a person who really shares the same values that Grove City College has, and it's an honor for us to host him here an...More..

Rewari girls' end hunger strike after Haryana government issues notification
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Rewari girls' end hunger strike after Haryana government issues notification

The girls said that they would be molested if they travel to a senior secondary school located in a different village for higher studies. According to the village head Suresh Chauhan out of 86 girls 13 were o...More..

Mohammad Nawaz confesses to not informing PCB about bookies' offers
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Mohammad Nawaz confesses to not informing PCB about bookies' offers

The PCB said in a statement on Wednesday that the ban, starting from May 16, could be reduced to one month if Nawaz fulfills certain conditions that include no further breach of its anti-corruption code. The PC...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Mexican journalist shot dead in Sinaloa state

Valdez was a correspondent for Mexico City daily newspaper La Jornada , and he was also the co-founder of Riodoce , a regional weekly newspaper in Sinaloa . Article 19, a nonprofit that advocates for media...More..

Barnier says European Union will fight to avoid hard Ireland-UK border
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Barnier says European Union will fight to avoid hard Ireland-UK border

Michel Barnier visited the Republic of Ireland's frontier with Northern Ireland at the end of a two-day Irish visit. He restated the EU's insistence that the issue of the UK-Ireland border, citizens' rights...More..

Caitlyn Jenner finds Trump 'disappointing' and is looking into entering politics
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Caitlyn Jenner finds Trump 'disappointing' and is looking into entering politics

I have to be very smart about this-where can I do a better job for my community, in bringing the Republican party around to LGBT issues? The name Kylo for boys, after "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" villain Ky...More..

Hand injuries involving avocados prompt medical group's call for safety labels
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hand injuries involving avocados prompt medical group's call for safety labels

It seems that avocado hand is so commonplace, the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons wants to warn people about the safety risk , with one doctor suggesting a safety labe...More..

Parasites could be lurking in your sushi, doctors warn
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Parasites could be lurking in your sushi, doctors warn

When doctors questioned him about his symptoms and history, he revealed that he had recently eaten sushi . Doctors cleared the man's worms out of his gut using a special retrieval net and the patient's sym...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hamilton back on top in Spain

The scene was befitting of the driver that entered the year as the preseason pick to lead the title race following the stunning decision of last year's champion Nico Rosberg to retire. "The engine blew up aft...More..

Rob Dyrdek Remembers Big Black ... 'My Heart is Broken'
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Rob Dyrdek Remembers Big Black ... 'My Heart is Broken'

Chanel West Coast , who worked with Rob Dyrdek on his shows Fantasy Factory and Ridiculousness , was among the first to pay tribute to the Big Black . Our thoughts and prayers go out to Boykin's family and ...More..

Mexico fireworks explosion leaves at least 12 dead
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Mexico fireworks explosion leaves at least 12 dead

According to Diodoro Carrasco, a senior official in the Puebla state government quoted by Reuters , it is hard to prevent these kinds of accidents despite the existence of state laws on storing fireworks. In ...More..

New drug combo 'Gray Death' stronger than heroin and deadly
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

New drug combo 'Gray Death' stronger than heroin and deadly

Gray death as it is nicknamed, looks like a concrete mix while varying in consistency of chunky and hard material to fine powdered stuff. Deneen Kilcrease, from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, called it...More..

715 pounds lighter, Egyptian woman leaves India
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

715 pounds lighter, Egyptian woman leaves India

According to a statement by the Save Eman Cause , Ahmed's successful surgery is a "proud moment" in medical history. Ms. Ahmed flew out to Abu Dhabi on an EgyptAir cargo plane at 7.41 p.m. She started devel...More..

Happy Cinco De Mayo! Five things you didn't know
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Happy Cinco De Mayo! Five things you didn't know

What exactly is Cinco de Mayo? The Mexican holiday Cinco de Mayo - sometimes erroneously confused with Mexican Independence Day - celebrates the Battle of Puebla , or El Dia de la Batalla de Puebla. Alcoh...More..

Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit

Even though it has not yet been conclusively proven that long-term use of talcum powder, especially in the genital area, can cause ovarian cancer , the court has ordered the company to compensate the affected ...More..