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Foot injury rules KKR's Nagarkoti out of IPL 2018

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Interestingly, with five quality bowling options, SRH did not even feel the absence of their ace bowler Bhuvaneshwar Kumar in the last match and steered to victory. Mystery spinner Sunil Narine scalped both SRH openers - Shikhar Dhawan (7) and Wriddhiman Saha (24, SR: 160) - within the Powerplay overs to keep the KKR fans interested. Read More »

'Massive' Sydney bushfire burns over 2000 hectares

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Residents in the suburbs of Voyager Point, Pleasure Point, Sandy Point and Illawong, Menai and Bangor were warned of the danger of ember attacks as many scrambled with hoses and buckets to protect their houses. An unspecified number of Menai and Barden Ridge residents left their homes after New South Wales authorities declared a state of emergency as nearly 100 firefighting trucks and 15 aircraft continued fighting back the blaze, Efe news agency reported. Read More »

Montenegro votes for next president; favorite is pro-West

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In this photo taken Thursday, April 12, 2018, a people walk past a billboard showing Montenegro's long-time leader Milo Djukanovic, reading: "Milo Djukanovic, for stability and progress of Montenegro" and "Leader". Djukanovic challenger is Mladen Bojanic, supported by resistance bands, for example pro-Russian kinds. Upon voting Sunday, Bojanic described Djukanovic as an "autocrat leading Montenegro into a dictatorship". Read More »

Massive protests across nation over Unnao, Kathua rape cases

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Despite the level of brutality in both cases, BJP leaders have either unambiguously stood in defence of the accused or have gone out of their way to evade questions. "There should be a national uprising with strong support from media, against these animals who don't spare even babies and toddlers!" Meanwhile, the CBI made a second arrest in the Unnao rape case on Saturday as it detained the woman who allegedly took the victim to BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar on the day of crime. Read More »

Watch Gayle King Roast Paul Ryan About the GOP's Diversity Problem

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Investigative reporter Dave Lindorff told Radio Sputnik's Loud & Clear that Ryan's departure is predictive of a Democratic victory wave in the House in November, especially since Ryan joins almost 30 other House Republicans who announced their retirement from the lower chamber this year. Read More »

FACT CHECK: Yes, Comey is a Slimeball

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He also reveals new details about how the government had unverified classified information that he believes could have been used to cast doubt on Attorney General Loretta Lynch's independence in the Clinton probe. adding that it bothered him if there was "even a one percent chance" his wife, Melania, thought it was true", Comey recalled. Vote in our informal and unscientific poll and tell us why in the comments. Read More »

Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) Weekly Ratings on April 14, 2018

Company insiders own 0.42% of the company's stock. About 41,707 shares traded. PCLN is and has moved 0.00% since April 14, 2017. Funds hold 43.90 million shares thus 12.31% less from 2017Q3's 50.07 million shares. Hilltop Hldgs has 0.16% invested in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Pub Employees Retirement Of Ohio reported 40,401 shares. Meeder Asset Inc has 183 shs. Read More »

In Tweets, Trump Fixates On James Comey, Mentions Syria Strikes And Cohen

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The attack on Twitter was essentially a continuation of Trump's tweets Friday, when he called Comey "a proven LEAKER & LIAR" and a "untruthful slime ball ". Comey details his conversations with Trump in the early weeks of 2017, noting how often Trump tried to isolate Comey one-on-one and elicit a pledge of loyalty. Read More »

WSJ Poll: Trump Approval Slips 4 Points to 39 Percent

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But the current poll shows Democrats with a significant advantage in enthusiasm, with 66 percent of Democrats expressing a high level of interest (either a "9" or "10" on a 10-point scale) in November's elections, versus 49 percent for Republicans. Read More »

Citizens Finl Group INC (CFG) Shareholder Ejf Capital LLC Increased Its Stake

Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 3,397 shares of the bank's stock valued at $142,000 after purchasing an additional 2,580 shares during the last quarter. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 8.9% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts forecast that Citizens Financial Group will post 3.37 earnings per share for the current year. Read More »

Trump, aides fire back at Comey on Twitter

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Trump would probably do best, in fact, to keep quiet and let Comey destroy on his own the idea, if anyone still holds it, that he's a righteous public servant who cares only about truth, justice, and the American way. "I thwarted the hug, but I got something worse in exchange". "I never asked Comey for Personal Loyalty". The president insisted Comey is a "leaker and a liar" and called for him to be prosecuted for leaking "classified" information. Read More »

Barbara Bush in failing health, focusing on comfort at home

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Former First Lady Barbara Bush is in failing health, according to a report on Sunday. One person wrote: "Barbara Bush was the first First Lady I remember and she was smart, strong and graceful". Both husband and wife have dealt with deteriorating health in recent years. She was hospitalized in Houston on January 18, 2017, for bronchitis. Bush stood with her husband as their son George W. Read More »

Comey: Belief Clinton would win election 'factor' in email probe

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FBI Director James Comey speaks at the Boston Conference on Cyber Security at Boston College in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., March 8, 2017. Trump, who fired Comey, lashed out at the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief, calling him a "slimeball" and saying it was "unbelievable" that Comey was making decisions "based on the fact that he thought the Democratic presidential candidate "was going to win". Read More »

Tens Of Thousands Protest Hungarian Election Results

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The protest was among the biggest in Hungary in recent years, similar in size to a mass rally prompted by Orban's plan to tax internet use four years ago and a pro-government demonstration called by Orban supporters shortly before the election. Read More »

United States to Impose New Sanctions on Russia After Syria Chemical Attack

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The U.K.'s defense ministry said Britain contributed "four Royal Air Force Tornado GR4s", to the effort. Russian officials denied any involvement during the most violent days of the fighting between the Ukrainian military and Russian-backed forces in eastern Ukraine in 2014, while journalists and Western intelligence agencies reported tanks pouring across the Russian border into the Ukraine. Read More »

Kashmir child-rape incident: 2 BJP Ministers quit Mehbooba's cabinet

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Sengar will be produced before a designated court on Monday. The 17-year-old's mother, who is the complainant in the case, has alleged that Shashi was present in the courtyard of the house when the MLA raped her daughter. Shashi Singh , allegedly lured the victim to BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar on the day of alleged crime on the promise of providing a job, news agency PTI reported. Read More »

President Trump re-evaluating interview with Mueller after Cohen raid

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Agents also seized records related to a $130,000 payment made to Daniels, who says she had sex with Trump the same year as McDougal. Because of the sensitive interests involved and the inherent risks of damage to legitimate attorney-client relationships, the Department of Justice has established certain heightened procedures (" Searches of Premises of Subject Attorneys ") that must be complied with before seeking a warrant to search an attorney's premises. Read More »

King Salman dedicates 29th Arab Summit to Jerusalem

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Salman also announced a $150 million donation for the upkeep of Islamic heritage sites in eastern Yerushalayim . King Salman scrambled to counter his son's remarks , saying "the kingdom's steadfast position toward the Palestinian issue and the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people to an independent state with Jerusalem as its capital", after Palestinians slammed the Crown Prince's comments. Read More »

President says airstrikes on Syria underway

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Trump's United Nations ambassador, Nikki Haley, said the president had not yet made a final decision, two days after he tweeted that Russian Federation should "get ready" because a missile attack "will be coming" at Moscow's chief Middle East ally. Read More »

Russia Spied on Skripal and Daughter for at Least Five Years: UK

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His unsupported claims call into question the conclusions of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), which found a Soviet-developed nerve agent was responsible for the attack in Salisbury, England, on March 4. "It is highly likely that Novichoks were developed to prevent detection by the West and to circumvent worldwide weapons controls", he said. "The Russian state has previously produced Novichoks and would still be capable of doing so". Read More »

Trump pardons former Cheney aide Scooter Libby

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Trump pardoned Libby, who had been indicted on charges related to his leaking of the covert identity of a Central Intelligence Agency officer, Valerie Plame. Plame appeared on MSNBC Friday morning and said a pardon would send a message "that you can commit crimes against national security and you will be pardoned". Read More »

BK Man arrested in connection to rape of Bronx woman

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We want to warn you; this story comes with some disturbing video. When BJP campaigned for Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections past year, it came up with slogans like mahila ke samman me, BJP maidan me (BJP will fight for women's respect). Cloud. When she resisted, he poured kerosene oil on her and set her ablaze, they said. Lundstedt was "apologetic and admitted she made a mistake", court documents say. Read More »

Russian officials react to joint attack

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The White House said such targeted sanctions would help to ensure that Russian oligarchs profiting from the Kremlin's destabilising activities, including its interference of Western democratic elections in 2016 and 2017, would face consequences for their actions. Read More »

Alliance Intact As 2 BJP Ministers Resign, Mehbooba Mufti Thanks PM Modi

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Certainly, there was a lack of discretion. Ram Madhav had 45-minute meeting with Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti before taking meetings of BJP Legislature Party comprising ministers, MLAs, MLCs and senior office bearers followed by exclusive meeting with 11 party ministers at the BJP headquarters at Trikuta Nagar. Read More »

Air China flight forced to land for 'security' reason

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All passengers and crew are safe. The civil aviation body said in a brief statement on its website that the passenger aboard Air China Flight 1350 tried to use the pen to hold the attendant " under duress ". The Zhengzhou airport said it activated emergency measures as soon as the flight informed it about the incident, and that the airport was now operating normally, AP reported. Read More »

UK opposition leader says no legal basis for attack on Syria

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Macron said France had proof that the Syrian regime has used chlorine as a weapon , and told French TV channel TF1 that he was in close discussions with Trump . May recalled the ministers from their Easter holiday for a special cabinet meeting in Downing Street later today to discuss Britain's response to what she has cast as a barbaric attack that can not go unchallenged. Read More »

Knights beat Warriors for eighth-straight win

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Allie Arnett 6-1, 6-1. Offensively, the Cougars combined for 23 basehits in the twinbill with 11 coming in the opener and 12 in the nightcap. The visiting Vikings (3-2, 8-3) won in dramatic fashion as Maddie Larson launched a three-run homer over the left-center-field wall in the top of the eighth inning to give Montgomery the victory, ending a two-game skid and keeping the Vikings in the top half of the NBL standings. Read More »

BJP trying to erode Ambedkar legacy: Congress

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Ambedkar. The PM had to break his silence after (widespread criticism)... Uttam Kumar Reddy said that BJP Govt. led by Mr. Modi gave the slogan "Beti Bachao Beti Padhao" but it failed to provide even ordinary security to women. "The BJP and RSS have an "anti-Dalit" mindset as their government has abolished the sub-plan for SC/STs, have talked of ending reservation and amendment to the Constitution which was framed by Ambedkar", Selja said while addressing a press conference on Ambedkar ... Read More »

Pakistani troops' killed in Afghanistan border clash

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Pakistani army spokesman Ghafoor told VOA it was not clear whether Afghan military or border police forces initiated the cross-border fire "because there is no Afghan border post in the near vicinity". Clashes are still underway, Col. Hanan said. Khost province lies next to the restive tribal belt in Pakistan. According to Azadi Radio, Pakistani forces are shelling Afghan border posts in Zazi Maiden. Read More »

Trump declares 'mission accomplished' after strike on Syria

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Barnes, who joined the protest on Saturday, said he did not believe that military attacks will solve the problem in Syria and viewed the USA military action as a disingenuous one, reports Xinhua news agency. The following Iraqi insurgency questioned the validity of the statement. The subject will be at the top of the agenda when French President Emmanuel Macron comes to Washington for a state visit in late April. Read More »