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Karnataka Assembly polls on May 12, result on May 15: EC

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The scrutiny of nominations will be done on April 24th and the last date of withdrawal of candidature will be 12th of May. Worth mentioning here for Karnataka Legislative Assembly Polls there are 4 carores, 96 lakhs voters.The 224-member House expires on May 28 this year. Read More »

Pakistan's first transgender newscaster Maavia Malik appears on television

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According to a report by The Express Tribune , private TV channel Kohenoor News cast Malik as a news anchor, in what is being hailed as a historic first for the nation. Speaking to VOA News , Kohenoor TV's owner Junaid Ansari said that Marvia was selected on the basis of merit and not gender. Both India and Pakistan came together to accept the news with open arms giving us a rare moment to cherish. Read More »

Red Hat Inc (RHT) Shares Bought by Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB

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Northwestern Mutual Wealth Com has 0% invested in Red Hat, Inc . ( NYSE : RHT ) have seen the needle move -2.07% in the most recent session. The new law includes significant changes to the US corporate income tax system, including a permanent reduction in the corporate income tax rate from 35% to 21%, effective January 1, 2018. Read More »

Exits were blocked, say Russian mall fire investigators

The Investigative Committee said in a statement on Monday that it is searching for a security officer who is suspected of turning off the PA system after he received a call about the blaze. "Fire!', and we started running out". Chernov said that the working theory behind the fire is that a child may have lit a foam ball in the play area with a cigarette lighter. Read More »

Japan School Scandal Official Says Abe Didn't Order Cover-Up

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He refused to answer questions about whether he was aware of the tampering and who issued the instructions. Osaka prosecutors are investigating the land sale and handling of official documents. "That could be a red light for the Abe administration. If so, I can't rule out the possibility of a political change", he said. The ministry has maintained the 14 documents relating to the land transaction were rewritten between late February and April previous year after officials at the Financial ... Read More »

Grace Mugabe under watch for Ivory smuggling

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Undercover footage filmed by Mr Steirn reportedly captures several sources, such as suspected poachers, stating how Mrs Mugabe smuggled ivory poached in national parks out of the country by using an exemption from airport security screening as first lady. Read More »

March for Our Lives: Chicago youth featured at rally in DC

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In one of the largest demonstrations since Vietnam, protesters led by survivors of the Parkland , Florida, school shooting flooded Washington , D.C., to demand action to end gun violence . Gonzalez was joined by a number of prominent figures at the Washington march, including the nine-year-old granddaughter of Martin Luther King Jr. Read More »

Children among 64 dead in Russia shopping center fire

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Among those detained include "the tenant of the premises where the epicenter of the fire allegedly was", Petrenko said. "She told me, 'Tell mummy that I loved her'". He was described by authorities Monday as being in serious condition and emotionally traumatized. "He lost his parents and younger sister in this tragedy", Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova said, adding that he suffered several broken bones and is on a respirator. Read More »

Julie Bishop canvasses World Cup boycott

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The Three Lions have enjoyed success at youth level over the last 12 months, winning the Under-17 and Under-20 World Cups . "There are a whole range of options of further actions that could be taken". Iceland, which will compete for the first time at the global showpiece after its surprise qualification, have followed suit. London newspaper The Sun reports Australia is one of a number of countries likely to join this action. Read More »

Scott signs backup-power legislation for Florida nursing homes

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According to the House bill, the new requirements will cost existing nursing homes $145,000 for a new generator, and $4,500 in yearly maintenance. The rule was originally issued by Scott, Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration and the Department of Elder Affairs following the deaths at a South Florida nursing home after Irma past year. Read More »

Still chilly Tuesday but milder days begin soon

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Rounds of showers and thunderstorms will target much of the region. There will be a gusty south wind tomorrow , with gusts nearing 25 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. There will likely be strong storms with heavy rain likely. The risk for rain lets up a bit by Wednesday evening. Read More »

May backs political secretary after Brexit whistleblower claims

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Mr Parkinson said he believed it was inevitable that details of their relationship would become known once Mr Sanni chose to go public with his allegations in interviews with Channel 4 News and the Observer. The PM's official spokesperson declined to comment on allegations that Vote Leave cheated spending limits, saying: "This is a matter for the Electoral Commission". Read More »

Trans military ban ignored by reporters, White House at briefing

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After the briefing was conducted, President Trump did not tweet anything, and in the half-empty White House Briefing room, the press corps were commenting on how unusually quiet the White House had been for the few past days. Shah devoted part of his opening remarks to that decision, and at several points called the recent poisoning of a Russian spy and his daughter in the United Kingdom - which Trump and the British government say was likely Kremlin-backed - "reckless". Read More »

4-year-old Converse boy killed in family dog attack

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The Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar told KSAT: 'It appears that the child may have gotten too close to the dog. KENS5 reports that the family member was able to free Noah , who was unresponsive, from the dog's grasp. Deputies responded to a dog attack in the 8900 block of Twincreek Farm , in far East Bexar County, after the family called to report the boy was being attacked. Read More »

Helicopter pilot: Seatbelt strap under fuel lever at time of crash

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Five people were killed in the March 11 crash . The passengers had chartered the trip for a private photo shoot. The NTSB's report contains preliminary factual information but no conclusions about the cause of the accident. "The fuel shutoff lever was found in the open position". His five passengers were still inside, still locked in safety harnesses, upside down in a sinking helicopter. Read More »

State designates March 29-30 to honor Vietnam vets

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On behalf of a grateful nation, Daughters of the America Revolution, Haleakala Chapter salute all courageous men and women who served and extend a honest belated welcome home! On Maui, we aim to recognize their service and sacrifice on behalf of the United States and to thank and honor the families of those veterans. Read More »

Sheriff: Michigan State official arrested amid Nassar probe

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In January, a judge sentenced Nassar to 40 to 175 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to seven counts of criminal sexual conduct. BuzzFeed News reached out to the MI attorney general's office for comment on Strampel's arrest but did not immediately receive a response. Read More »

Suspicious packages sent to military locations

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Parcels arrived to two sites at Fort Belvoir in Virginia in the afternoon, addressed to The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and the defense university. One contained liquid in a vial and a circuit board, the law enforcement official said. An x-ray of the package indicated a suspected Global Positioning System and an expedient fuse were attached, and the package was rendered safe, Army officials say. Read More »

Linda Brown, center of Brown v. Board case, dies at 76

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Brown's father, Oliver Brown, who died in 1961, was the named plaintiff in the case brought on his daughter's behalf and combined with several similar lawsuits challenging the "separate but equal" doctrine underpinning segregation in US schools. Read More »

Mitch McConnell Speaks to Lexington Chamber Group

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While Hemp and marijuana are the same species of plant, hemp has a much smaller amount of THC, the psychoactive compound in marijuana. If enacted, the act would give states even more control over hemp regulations by removing all federal limitations and giving researchers a possible boost from federal grants from the Department of Agriculture. Read More »

Evidence shows that Great Mills High School shooter shot himself

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Apparently she has not heard about the shooting in Maryland's Great Mills High School last week, in which an armed resource officer fired upon the shooter, preventing him from causing further carnage nearly immediately. Austin Rollins entered Great Mills High School just before 8 a.m. on March 20th, firing a single shot at Jaelynn Willey, 16. "I need you to stay calm". Read More »

Police issue warning after CT woman is attacked by hawk

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Robert Kalamaras. All of the hawk incidents involve hawks flying in undetected from behind a single person walking. Police warn people to use caution and be aware when walking alone. Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to contact Fairfield police at 203-254-4840, or text-a-tip to CRIMES, 274637. According to the local newspaper, the neighborhood is near Mill River, a common nesting area for birds. Read More »

Jeffersonville man arrested in Callicoon on felony DWI charge

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Fernandez was arrested in 2011 for speeding and drunk driving in the same location, by the same officer, according to Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel. Because he was intoxicated while his license was suspended or revoked, his aggravated unlicensed operation charges were also upgraded to felonies. The driver was arraigned and sent to Broome County Jail without bail. Read More »

How much has U.S. lost from China's IP theft?

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But Liu's comments were cooler than the Chinese leadership's initial reaction to Trump's announcement. "If a trade war were initiated by the US, China would fight to the end to defend its own legitimate interests with all necessary measures". Read More »

Holocaust Survivor's Body Found Burnt, Stabbed in Paris Apartment

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The group says a neighbor who had previously made anti-Semitic statements was one of the people under arrest. Investigators had said Sunday they were "not excluding any hypothesis" with regard to the motives for her murder. Kanol escaped the Velodrome d'Hiver roundup of Jews by French police for their deportation to death camps and murder by the Nazis. Le Drian noted he had learned of Knoll's death just after visiting the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, describing it as a "very ... Read More »

Brands boycott Facebook amidst Cambridge scandal

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On Friday, the company said it's undertaking an independent third-party audit to verify that it does not hold any of the data. This now is considered one of the largest data leaks in Facebook history. Privacy rights and the vast data collection of users by tech giants, such as Facebook, Google, and Twitter, deserve serious consideration. Zuckerberg also emphasized steps the company has already taken, including reducing access outside apps had to user data in 2014. Read More »

Expectations from meeting in Varna — Turkey-EU

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But, he added "we will have a frank and open debate with President Erdogan". Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, whose country holds the rotating presidency of the EU Council, said it was expected to be "a very hard meeting". However, EU diplomats said that Erdogan's invitation to Varna will come at the price of more sharp criticism from EU counterparts who say that Turkey has been backsliding on democracy and human rights since a failed coup in July 2016. Read More »

Tom Hardy Reveals Al Capone Transformation for Upcoming Film FONZO

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This snap follows shortly after Hardy confirmed he would play Capone after wrapping production on Sony's Venom , the dark anti-hero film in which he portrays Eddie Brock, a host to the titular alien symbiote. Al Capone , sometimes known by the nickname " Scarface ", was an American mobster, crime boss, and businessman who attained notoriety during the Prohibition era as the co-founder and boss of the Chicago Outfit. Read More »