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Plea to President to summon Parliament session

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The Winter session of Parliament will be held from December 15 to January 5, the cabinet committee on parliamentary affairs declared on Friday amid indications that the Opposition was planning to raise issues such as demonetisation, GST glitches and the Rafale deal to attack the government. Read More »

Modi to launch fresh round of campaign in Gujarat from Nov 27

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The first phase of voting will be in Saurashtra and south Gujarat, and Modi will be addressing a number of rallies in this region on 27 and 29 November. Modi will address his first public meeting Monday in Bhuj, then at Jasden, followed by another public meeting in Dhari and then the last one for the day at Kamrej. Read More »

Netanyahu Rebukes Hotevely for Comment on American Jews

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A senior Israeli diplomat is in hot water over remarks she made about the American Jewish community's service in the USA armed forces and supposed lack of understanding about threats to Israel's security. In her interview, Hotovely argued that most Jews living outside Israel, especially in the USA, lead "convenient" lives and do not understand the complexity of the region. Read More »

Trooper shot and killed in Texas

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The suspect who shot and killed a trooper in Fairfield has been located in Waller County, the Waller County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies were chasing after him at 8:30 p.m. Authorities are asking everyone to stay out of the area. "This trooper died selflessly serving Texas". Anyone who sees Black is urged to call law enforcement. Read More »

Indiana Teacher Arrested For Having Drugs at School

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A video shared on social media shows Cox alone in a classroom, hunched over a book in her lap while students wait outside. The teacher has not been charged, and police said an investigation is ongoing. The Northwest Indiana Times claims the substance was a mixture of cocaine and heroin. The Lake Central superintendent Dr. Larry Verraco sent a recorded message Wednesday afternoon to parents: "Earlier today, Lake Central administration was made aware of a situation regarding a teacher at ... Read More »

Great Falls church handing out Thanksgiving baskets on Thursday

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Law enforcement officers, firemen and senior citizens were just some of the people that were invited but the church welcomed all. Church pastor, The Rev. Volunteers said the meal is a community meal offered to all. "This is the first time we've been by ourselves in 42 years of marriage", Dan said. Again, on Thursday, Nov. Read More »

Michael Flynn May Be Cooperating With Robert Mueller's Russia Probe

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The Times' report Thursday comes just weeks after CNN reported Flynn was concerned about the potential legal exposure of his son, Michael Flynn Jr.in the investigation. Mueller could potentially use this to charge Flynn with making false statements - the same charge that former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to last month. Read More »

Lost interstellar asteroid enters solar system

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Many decades of asteroid and comet characterization have yielded formation models that explain the mass distribution, chemical abundances and planetary configuration of today's Solar System, but until now there has been no way to tell if our Solar System is typical. Read More »

Milton Keynes Capital of Culture bid in jeopardy

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You can read it here. "Leeds is a city that prides itself on its multiculturalism and so is home to many different open, friendly and interesting cultures". The websites for the individual United Kingdom cities' bids are still live, though the Department for Culture, Media, and Sport website does warn that the programme is "subject to the outcome of exit negotiations which have a bearing on the UK's participation". Read More »

Search continues for missing sailors after Navy plane crash in Philippine Sea

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The twin-propeller-engine aircraft that came down about 500 nautical miles southeast of Okinawa, is a Grumman C-2 Greyhound created to carry supplies, mail, and passengers to and from aircraft carriers. Four other USA ships in the US 7th Fleet have been involved in collisions in Asian waters since January, including two that resulted in fatalities. Read More »

North Koreans critical of U.S. terror list decision

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USA military bases in Guam and Japan are also listed, along with South Korean capital Seoul and mainland Japanese cities. But North Korea is unlikely to give in to the sanctions and come back to the negotiation table anytime soon. On Monday, President Trump re-listed North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism, a list from which President George W. Bush removed from in 2008. And, it's been much much more hard for North Korean companies to export minerals and other goods that fall under ... Read More »

Shimla: Army Colonel arrested for allegedly raping junior's daughter

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An Army Colonel, arrested on the charges of raping a Lieutenant Colonel's daughter, was sent to three days in police custody by a court on Thursday. In her complain, the victim alleged that the Colonel, who is also her father's colleague, offered her alcohol and sexually assaulted her during her stay with his family at Longwood in Shimla outskirt. Read More »

Digital space must not become playground for terrorism, radicalisation: PM Modi

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News that experts tell us from studios is now supplemented by experiences highlighted on social media. Prime minister also gave awards to winners of Hackathon. They suggest cyber attacks are a significant threat, especially in the democratic world. I am happy to share with you that the PRAGATI sessions have resulted in faster decision-making, through consensus, in the larger interest of the nation. Read More »

Uber Hit With $8.9 Million Fine in Colorado

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The commission said it cross-checked driver information given by Uber with information from court records and state criminal databases and discovered a number of Uber drivers with violations. Reports of alleged assault, rape and kidnapping by Uber drivers often make headlines. Drivers also must have a valid driver's license. Under Colorado state law, people with felony convictions, alcohol- or drug-related driving offenses, and unlawful sexual offenses are prohibited from working from ... Read More »

Chilly but Sunny Thanksgiving forecast

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It will feel colder after you've stood outside waiting in line for a while too! A weak disturbance is producing a band of clouds but no precipitation is being reported. Ahead of the front it will be somewhat cloudy Saturday morning. Good morning and Happy Thanksgiving! The moisture from this front does not look impressive, and a lot of places should stay dry with just a small chance for a shower. Read More »

Ziggy Ansah active, Dwight Freeney is not for Lions

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The Lions and Vikings will play the matinee game, while the Chargers-Cowboys meet in the afternoon and the Giants-Redskins square off for a divisional clash to round out the three-game slate. All seven of Freeney's Pro Bowl appearances came in his 11 seasons with the Colts from 2002-2012. Freeney has 125 1/2 sacks in his 16 years in the league, 17th on the all-time list and second to the Panthers' Julius Peppers among active players. Read More »

Syria Welcomes Final Statement of Sochi Summit

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However, Ankara considers them a terror group and an extension of the Kurdish insurgency with Turkey's own borders. With the Syrian government controlling most of the country and Islamic State group fighters in disarray, Putin said during talks with Syrian President Bashar Assad earlier this week that Russia's military campaign in Syria is wrapping up - though he made no mention of the Russian presence in Syria , which Moscow is not likely to give up. Read More »

Xiaomi teases new phone, calls it 'Desh Ka Smartphone'

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Xiaomi recently shared the top slot for the first time with South Korean tech giant Samsung in the Indian smartphone market. The company is calling it a " Desh Ka Smartphone ", which roughly translates to "Nation's Smartphone", implying that the device is targeted at masses. Read More »

Varun Dhawan Gets An E-Challan From The Mumbai Police, Here's Why!

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What happens when you spot your favorite actors, cricketers or other famous celebrities? Mumbai Police has said that it is an offence and now they have sent a legal E-Challan to him. Mumbai Police, who is known for being extremely proactive and witty on social media, responded to the actor's apology in no time, in their usual inimitable style. Read More »

Saudi Coalition Agrees To Reopen Yemeni Ports To Humanitarian Aid

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It added the decision would take effect from November 23, Reuters reported. In 2015, Saudi Arabia led a coalition of nine African and Middle Eastern countries including Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Qatar, to reinstate President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi's government in Yemen. Read More »

Papua New Guinea officials pressure over 300 refugees to leave camp

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Several men barricaded inside the centre have described how heavy-handed PNG police and immigration officers made their way through the centre on Thursday morning. A representative from a human rights organization who is on the island on a fact-finding mission told CNN by phone that the police action was "heavy-handed, depressing and brutal". Read More »

North Korea says USA terror sponsor label a 'serious provocation'

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North Korea has described as an absurdity, the decision by the United States to re-list North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism, with a foreign ministry spokesman warning it was a quote: "serious provocation". In April, the Beijing-based carrier began officially reducing the number of flights it was sending to Pyongyang, but stopped short of cancelling the route. Read More »

UN Chief: Slave Auctions May Be Crime Against Humanity

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The CNN report showed African migrants being sold for as high as $400 being auctioned in slave markets to work on farms. This comes amid growing concern over the alleged sale and poor treatment of black Africans in Libya. The AU, EU and the United Nations must work together to find an immediate solution to the migration crisis and the situation in Libya, Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Mahamat said Wednesday. Read More »

NJ woman raises more than $90000 for charitable homeless man

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According to the account she posted on GoFundme , a homeless man approached her saying she should to lock her doors and stay in the vehicle. She started a GoFundMe for him, hoping to raise money for rent, a reliable vehicle and four to six months' worth of expenses. Read More »

Zimbabwe's LGBTIQ Group Celebrates Homophobe Mugabe's Demise

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Cars began honking horns and people cheered in the streets of Harare as the news spread. After Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday , reaction poured in from the worldwide community, including the country's former colonial ruler, which greeted the news with an offer of support. Read More »

FIRST PHOTOS: Sagarika Ghatge and Zaheer Khan get hitched!

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Chak De actress looks pretty in a red sari with embroidered border, while Zaheer is dapper in a printed white kurta. India co-star Vidya Malavade visited her friend and shared a glimpse of what the "mad bride" was up to. This is to notice that Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge always have stolen the limelight whenever they have together for any event or occasion. In the picture, Sagarika is all smiles and is decked with jewellery of all sorts made in kundan , antique gold and diamonds. Read More »

Hafiz Saeed's release order: Pak 'hoodwinking' global community on terrorism

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The decision in Lahore also flies in the face of a USA offer of a $10 million bounty for Saeed for his suspected role in the Mumbai attacks. Mumbai: The lawyer of lone captured terrorist of 2008 Mumbai terror attacks Ajmal Kasab, Abbas Kazmi, on Thursday termed Hafiz Saeed's release from house arrest in Pakistan as shocking. Read More »

Mystery man seen kissing Malia Obama is Brit ex-public schoolboy

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Rory Farquharson caused an worldwide media storm on Saturday (18 November) when he was caught on camera making out with former President Barack Obama's eldest daughter . Farquharson also played rugby and was reportedly an extra in a rugby video which was played during the Rugby World Cup Opening Ceremony in 2015. The popular student also participated in his school's Blue Bunsen Society, a chemistry club. Read More »

Six Syrians arrested for 'planning terror attack' in Germany

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A German intelligence officer said the arrest of the Syrians uncovered a possible terror plot on the Essen Christmas market, however. Frankfurt prosecutors said 500 police officers searched eight apartments in the cities of Kassel, Hannover, Essen and Leipzig following tip-offs from refugee sources about Isis activists. Read More »