Were just having fun, say students booked for chasing Irani's car

Irani first made a PCR call and then lodged a formal complaint with the Chankayapuri Police Station following which the students were detained. As per the medical report, the four youths tested positive for alcohol, thereby confirming that they wer... More..

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Third Body Found In Aftermath Of Damaging Australian Cyclone
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Third Body Found In Aftermath Of Damaging Australian Cyclone

Swollen rivers flooded entire towns along Australia's east coast Friday, cutting roads and leaving residents clinging to roofs and floating down streets in boats after the remnants of a powerful cyclone swept t...More..

Election Commission asks AAP to approach high court for vote verification
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Election Commission asks AAP to approach high court for vote verification

Leader of Opposition in the State Assembly Ajay Singh in a letter to the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Saturday said, "The Credibility of the VVPAT-EVMs and the Chief Election Officer (CEO) for Madhya Pr...More..

Judge calls Trump 'particularly reckless,' refuses to throw out protesters' case
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Judge calls Trump 'particularly reckless,' refuses to throw out protesters' case

Police break up skirmishes between demonstrators and supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump that broke out after it was announced a rally at the University of Illinois at Chicago would be ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Israeli police kill Palestinian who stabbed three in Jerusalem

For the time being, however, Israel will obey an apparent USA dictate to abide by various restrictions as a gesture to President Donald Trump in his efforts to restart peace talks between Israel and the Palesti...More..

Mortaza suspended for one ODI for slow over-rate offence
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Mortaza suspended for one ODI for slow over-rate offence

Mendis brought up his ninth ODI half-century before edging behind, while Thisara Perera added some vital late runs with a typically brutal half-century before becoming one of Mashrafe Mortaza's three victims ...More..

PM Modi To Inaugurate India's Longest Road Tunnel 'Chenani-Nashri' Today In…
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

PM Modi To Inaugurate India's Longest Road Tunnel 'Chenani-Nashri' Today In…

PM said while some misguided youth are pelting stones, others are cutting stones to make the tunnel and contribute to the nation. Modi also seemingly took a potshot at Pakistan, and said, "they can't even tak...More..

British police says all those arrested after London attack now released
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

British police says all those arrested after London attack now released

He was then shot dead by police. Masood drove his vehicle into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge and then ran into the Palace of Westminster grounds armed with two knives. The Islamic State group claimed resp...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Manafort Is Willing to Talk With House Committee, Nunes Says

Nunes did that before informing committee Democrats, angering members of the panel and prompting a closed-door apology from the chairman on Thursday. Nunes apologized to Democrats on his committee on Thursday a...More..

M'sia-N. Korea ties intact, in spite of tension: PM
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

M'sia-N. Korea ties intact, in spite of tension: PM

As for the release of Jong-nam's body back to North Korea, Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar told reporters in Selangor yesterday that "we acted professionally according to the law and return...More..

India, Malaysia reaffirm strategic co-operation
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

India, Malaysia reaffirm strategic co-operation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that India and Malaysia have agreed to further strengthen bilateral strategic cooperation while continuing with joint anti-terrorism efforts. Malaysia will build th...More..

Mexico City Subway, UN Use Genitals in Anti-Harassment Ads
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Mexico City Subway, UN Use Genitals in Anti-Harassment Ads

Unsuspecting riders, featured in the campaign's video, attempt to sit down on the seat only to notice something a little, er, hard, underneath them. but they also damage men". The campaign drew angry reac...More..

McDonald's Canada says info of 95000 job applicants compromised
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

McDonald's Canada says info of 95000 job applicants compromised

The information includes candidates' names, email addresses, home addresses, employment backgrounds and phone numbers. McDonald's says other information, such as social insurance numbers, banking or health info...More..

New England gets second day of snow, sleet, rain
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

New England gets second day of snow, sleet, rain

For most of us here in the Connecticut River Valley and southern CT, it will be big rain storm. The afternoon features moderate to heavy cold rain at times along the shoreline and rain/sleet and even some snow ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

US Senate hearing focuses on Russian election-meddling

Marco Rubio said hackers using an Internet provider from an unknown location in Russian Federation tried twice to access internal information from former members of his presidential campaign team, including as ...More..

China limits beards, veils in Muslim region
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

China limits beards, veils in Muslim region

The new regulations, which were passed by Xinjiang lawmakers on Wednesday (29 March) to come into effect on 1 April, widen the existing rules, Reuters noted. Rights groups have said that Chinese religious r...More..

Dalai Lama recalls flight to India ahead of northeast trip
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Dalai Lama recalls flight to India ahead of northeast trip

China claims the partly ethnically Tibetan Himalayan state of Arunachal Pradesh as its own territory. China, which considers the Dalai Lama a unsafe separatist, said on Friday it was "resolutely opposed" to t...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in 20 years

The move, which was unanimously approved by the Security Cabinet and is waiting a final go-ahead from the wider cabinet, is meant as compensation for the settlement of Amona, which was demolished more than a ...More..

Netherlands Investigates Credit Suisse
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Netherlands Investigates Credit Suisse

The reason that the bank is so popular with those looking to evade taxes has to do with Swiss laws. Credit Suisse issued a brief statement Friday saying that local authorities had made "visits" to its offices...More..

Salman Khan celebrates nephew Ahil's first Birthday in Maldives (See pics)
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Salman Khan celebrates nephew Ahil's first Birthday in Maldives (See pics)

Salman Khan's sister Arpita Khan Sharma and Aayush's wedding was no less than a fairytale. And we must say, Malaika Arora Khan and her girl squad look nothing less than sensational! From what we hear, the en...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

'Getting Assad out' no longer a United States priority

Speaking at a briefing, press secretary Sean Spicer accused the Obama administration of missing an opportunity to force Assad's ouster but said current circumstances now mean there's a lack of options to force ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

House Speaker Ryan understands Trump's frustration on health bill

Speaking on Capitol Hill Thursday, Schiff said he was "more than willing" to accept the White House offer to view new information. Ryan stands by the House Intelligence Committee chairman, Devin Nunes, who canc...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trump to meet China's Xi first week in April

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson agreed in Beijing this month to work with China on North Korea and stressed Trump's desire to enhance understanding. Trump has not followed through on campaign promises to ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Manchester City focussed for tough Arsenal and Chelsea tests - Garcia

Arsene Wenger has provided the latest team news update as we prepare to face Man City on Sunday. "We routinely work very closely with football clubs, national football associations and partner agencies to m...More..

Taiwan | Missing activist Lee talked politics on WeChat
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Taiwan | Missing activist Lee talked politics on WeChat

Lee Ching-yu said a Taiwanese government agency also told her this week it had indirect information pointing to a Chinese state security detention. The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs protested Akama's ...More..

Turkey criticizes US arrests in Iran sanctions case
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Turkey criticizes US arrests in Iran sanctions case

An executive from Turkey's fifth-largest listed bank by assets, Halkbank, is accused of conspiring with Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab , who is already on trial. "Do you know what's stirring the pot?"...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Tillerson in Turkey for talks amid Syria strains

Tillerson says the two countries have to continue discussing the way forward and that the options are hard. He expects the U.S. to assure Turkey that it works with the YPG only in the fight against the IS. "At ...More..

Tillerson Dropping Human Rights Conditions on Sale of F-16s to Bahrain
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Tillerson Dropping Human Rights Conditions on Sale of F-16s to Bahrain

The United States has lifted all human rights conditions linked to the sale of arms and F-16 fighter jets to Bahrain - and might soon resume selling smart bombs to Saudi Arabia. That condition was instituted ...More..

Trump's lawyers try to shield him from sexual misconduct lawsuit
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump's lawyers try to shield him from sexual misconduct lawsuit

The issue came up in 1997, when Paula Jones sued President Clinton for sexual harassment and the Supreme Court ruled that Clinton could not claim immunity . And, the fact that you said that you were going to s...More..

Patriots Point offering free admission to Vietnam veterans
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Patriots Point offering free admission to Vietnam veterans

Donnelly. "These Americans sacrificed to protect our country - they are our family, friends, and neighbors, and it is important to honor and remember their patriotism, service, and sacrifice". On January 12, 19...More..

Bring a proposal against hunger: Mulayam Singh Yadav
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Bring a proposal against hunger: Mulayam Singh Yadav

He was one of the few ministers who had openly supported the former chief minister during the tussle with his father Mulayam Singh Yadav over control of the party before Assembly elections. The leader was selec...More..

Grounded Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad vents ire at Air India
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Grounded Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad vents ire at Air India

Sticking to its stand, Air India for the second time in a week has cancelled Gaikwad's ticket. The row over Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad assaulting an Air India employee on Monday raged both within and outsi...More..

Iran imposes sanctions on 15 US companies
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Iran imposes sanctions on 15 US companies

Iran on Sunday sanctioned 15 American companies over their alleged ties to the "Zionist regime" and support for terrorism, the Associated Press reported. A senior Iranian lawmaker meanwhile said Iran would...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Divers start searching wreck of Rescue 116 for missing Coast Guard crew

Garda said that the body of another crew member had been found but they could not yet confirm identification. Earlier: Dive teams have begun searching the wreckage of a Coast Guard helicopter for its thre...More..

North Korea could be in final states of nuclear test preparations
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

North Korea could be in final states of nuclear test preparations

A new bridge under construction on the Yalu River will link up China's Dandong with North Korea's Sinuiju, but has yet to be completed. As the New York Times pointed out , that same phrase was used by the ...More..