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Congress demands arrest of BJP leader for derogatory post on Rahul Gandhi

Let me have a face-to-face debate with Modi in Parliament on Rafale. "It is the duty of the Congress party to protect the Constitution, the institutions and eve...


TCS' market cap briefly breaches $100b mark

Earlier, Reliance Industries Limited, an energy-to-telecom company, became the only Indian firm in 2007 to cross the Dollars 100 billion target revenue margin. ...


Bharatiya Janata Party Releases a List of 72 Candidates for Karnataka Elections

The major national parties contesting the elections are Indian National Congress (INC), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Janata Dal and Janata Dal (Secular). Vet...


Islamic State claims responsibility for Kabul bomber who killed 48 people

Six more people were killed later in the day in Baghlan's Pul-e-Khumri city, when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb near another voting centre. Two police ...


Vladimir Putin ready to meet Donald Trump: Russia

The Kremlin on Monday declined to comment on media reports that Russian Federation planned to soon supply Syria with S-300 missile systems, but said a Western m...


Dozens reportedly killed in Nicaragua during anti-government demonstrations

The INSS had made a decision to revoke "the resolution of April 16, which acted as a trigger that started this whole situation", he told them of the measure...


Trump Assails Democratic Opposition to Pompeo Nomination

There have been instances of non-cabinet executive and judicial nominations getting non-favorable reports and still getting confirmed. "He will be a great Secre...


P&G buys Merck KGaA's consumer health unit for $4.2bn

Turns out Procter & Gamble didn't want Pfizer's consumer health unit after all. P&G said that the acquisition will improve its OTC geographic scale, brand por...


Tammy Duckworth's newborn becomes first baby to attend Senate vote

The quarreling over whether to allow Duckworth to bring her child onto the Senate floor is in stark contrast to numerous strides working parents have made in ...


Temporary stay of execution for 83-year-old Alabama inmate Walter Moody

According to data compiled by the Death Penalty Information Center, Moody is the oldest inmate put to death since the Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty...


In Sonia Gandhi's bastion, Amit Shah accuses Congress of maligning opponents

Despite a hectic schedule due to the Karnataka election campaign, the BJP president visited Rae Bareli days after Sonia Gandhi visited her constituency this w...


Democrat hopes McConnell changes mind about bill to protect Mueller's job

A procedure known as Rule 14 allows the legislation to be voted on without going through the committee process first. Booker, a New Jersey Democrat, told NJ.c...


Brexit: Britain remains committed to no hard Border in North

Speaking to BBC Daily Politics , he said: "What the EU is doing, the game plan, is to use the Northern Ireland border issue to keep us locked in the customs ...


Pilot of Southwest flight with blown engine, praised for "nerves of steel"

During her senior year of high school in 1979, a retired colonel addressed her dismissively at a vocational day. - The woman who taxis her plane to the fuel...


Leaders debate if Charles should succeed the Queen

Commonwealth leaders met behind the thick walls of Windsor Castle Friday to discuss whether Prince Charles should succeed his mother Queen Elizabeth II as hea...


Schumer to Introduce Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana

It will also maintain federal authority to regulate interstate trafficking to ensure that marijuana from states that have legalized doesn't pour into those that...


Romanian President Warns Against Plan To Move Embassy To Jerusalem

Iohannis said the decision was "not based on firm, wide-ranging evaluations". Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a Memorial Day ceremony ...


CDC: Throw out all store-bought romaine lettuce

Media reports indicate Safeway had pulled romaine lettuce from shelves in OR and replaced it with safe product. "At this time, ill people are not reporting wh...


Syria envoy says United Nations security team visits alleged attack site

The inspectors, who wanted to take samples and interview people, "are now being prevented from doing so by the regime and the Russians", Prime Minister Theresa...


WW2 Bomb Forced Thousands to Flee Center of Berlin Friday

The planned disposal of an unexploded World War II bomb on Friday will force a mass evacuation around Berlin's central railway station and likely spark transp...


Former Playboy model settles lawsuit, is free to discuss alleged Trump affair

While the settlement says McDougal and her associates can not sue AMI, it allows for her to still have claims against Cohen or Keith Davidson, her lawyer who ...


Donald Trump scrubs the TPP again

The US President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday he is negotiating a bilateral trade agreement with Japan and that his country would only re-enter the T...


Miguel Diaz-Canel elected as Cuba's new President

Diaz-Canel's new right-hand man, his First Vice President, will be 72-year-old Salvador Valdes Mesa, a former union leader. Raul Castro is stepping down fro...


Kris Kobach found in contempt of court by federal judge

U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson, a George W. Bush appointee, rebuked Kobach ― who is running for Kansas governor and was in charge of President Donald Trump'...


Syria chemical weapons visit postponed after gunfire

The OPCW is investigating reports that government forces gassed sites in Douma on April 7, when the town was still held by rebels and home to tens of thousa...


What should USA policy toward Syria entail?

Furthermore, the fact that the operation was of a limited scope, isolated, pertaining exclusively to the use of chemicals by the Syrian regime and coupled with ...


Fraternity's racist, anti-semitic, & homophobic initiation ritual caught on video

He later continues "the oath", repeating after another fraternity member. Syracuse University has suspended one of its fraternities after videos laden with ...


Gun violence walkouts planned at Wichita schools

Begor and her classmates formed the group, which is not an official school club, following the February 14 shooting in Parkland, Fla., in which 17 people were k...


Saudi Arabia to show 'Black Panther' to mark cinema opening

Meanwhile, apart from the historic screening on Wednesday - a liberalization move for the Kingdom, the newly-formed Saudi Film Council is set to attend the Cann...


Philadelphia's smog problem gets worse, says American Lung Association

Some South Carolina cities experienced more unhealthy days of high ozone. The report also found Knoxville had more unhealthy days compared to earlier in the ...


Syria's air defenses respond to missile attack over Homs

A false alarm led to Syrian air defense missiles being fired overnight and there was no fresh attack on Syria, a commander in the regional military alliance tha...


Funeral arrangements set for Barbara Bush

From Faith, North Carolina, to the rest of the world, Mrs. In addition to Neil Bush, their surviving children include their sons George W., Jeb, and Marvin, and...


Turkey: Erdogan Announces Early Election Date

And now, in June 2018, the country will hold both parliamentary and presidential elections, which will be the fifth and the sixth elections in Turkey in the las...


Trump a serial liar, says Comey

But, most importantly, the president of the United States is calling for the imprisonment of a private citizen, as he's done for a whole lot of people who c...


Western powers to study options if Syria chemical weapons used again - Johnson

The United States, along with Britain and France, launched joint airstrikes on military targets in Syria on Saturday for its alleged use of chemical weapons i...


Judge hints Trump won't see Cohen papers

Hannity told Dershowitz that his interaction with Cohen was "minimal". "Judge Kimba Wood was ready to accept the name under seal, when the attorney represent...


People think Stormy Daniels' sketch man looks like Tom Brady

A sketch of the man Stormy Daniels says threatened her lit up Twitter on Tuesday, with many seeing a resemblance to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Br...


National Weather Service Talks April Storm Numbers

On Saturday, the storm caused the cancellation of almost 470 flights at the airport. Regions of the country which have been already blanketed had been becoming ...


Russian Federation blocks messaging app Telegram

Seperately, the telecoms watchdog on Monday banned today more than 1.8 million IP addresses belonging to Amazon and Google's cloud infrastructure after Tele...


Russian diplomat calls U.S. strike on Syria 'treacherous act of aggression'

France , the United States and Britain circulated a draft resolution to the UN Security Council late on Saturday that aims to establish an independent inquiry...


India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation, agree on 'innovation partnership'

India and Sweden will also jointly organise the India-Nordic Summit in Stockholm . They carried the banners that read: "Welcome PM" and shouted slogans of "Bha...


EPA must explain why Pruitt's $43000 phone booth was legal: Republican senator

Armstrong also said his decision was not a ruling on whether the EPA and Pruitt should have installed the phone booth to begin with. Pruitt gave no such heads...


Chinese Mobile Device Maker ZTE Banned From Buying US Goods

That ban stops USA companies from supplying ZTE with components, which could be devastating to a company that possibly gets between 25 and 30% of its parts fr...


Minnesota 2nd-grader attacks classmates with knife

The police chief in a Minnesota city where an 8-year-old slashed three other students with a knife says he wishes he knew why the boy did it. School Superin...


Japan, China hold high level economic dialogue after 8 years

President Donald Trump . Much has changed since Abe's first visit in February 2017, just a month into the new Trump administration . Now that Kim Jong-un an...


Protests in Yerevan: dozens of detainees

The protest erupted after former President Serzh Sargsyan was sworn in as prime minister on Tuesday. Several opposition MPs did not take part in the electio...


In blow to Republicans, US House speaker refuses to seek re-election

Mr. Ryan also has some and more overt significant failures - to conservatives and Republicans at least. Ryan said in a January interview with CBS News t...


Donald Trump demands former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey is jailed

In this, Comey composed Trump, because of his dedication, pushed the then-FBI manager in a private assembly. Comey testified before Congress Trump's quest for...


Paul Ryan backs Rep. Kevin McCarthy to succeed him as House speaker

Jim Jordan of OH, may try to become the GOP leader, complicating matters for McCarthy. "Paul's staying all the way through and we've got our work cut out for...


Britain Considers Military Action Against Syria

Earlier Thursday, Trump appeared to walk back earlier comments in which he warned Russian Federation to brace for missiles which he said "will be coming". Pre...