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Dalmia Group adopts Red Fort; Congress questions govt's decision

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Responding to Khera's remarks, Minister of State for Tourism K J Alphons said under the scheme started past year, the ministry is looking at public participation to develop heritage monuments. To increase tourist flow, the company will introduce light and sound shows, along with regular cultural shows, at the monument. The UNESCO-listed Red Fort in Delhi is nearly 400 years old and is considered one of India's most famous monuments. Read More »

Rahul tears into Modi at Jan Akrosh rally, says PM speaks lies

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He has hurt the backbone of the informal sector, could not take a stand in front of China...(there are) no jobs for the youth. He said Modi went to China "without an agenda" and alleged that while the neighbouring country deployed its military in Dokalam, he held a "no-agenda" meeting with President Xi Jinping. Read More »

Vet's Photos Of Dirty VA Clinic Room Go Viral, Prompts Apology

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I mean, I go to another hospital's emergency room..." Wilson later posted the photos on Facebook and then his father Stephen Wilson took it a step farther by adding the photos to his Twitter account and tagging Trump. Jill Atwood, director of communications at the VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, also expressed her disappointment with the room's condition, calling it "disheartening" and "unacceptable". Read More »

Extreme fire danger continues across the Coulee Region

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Authorities said the blaze damaged about 2 acres of forest. After responding to 25 wildfires Saturday, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the National Weather Service placed Red Flag warning on Vernon, La Crosse, Trempealeau, Buffalo, Pepin, Dunn, Pierce, St. Read More »

11 kids, 8 journalists among 29 killed in Afghan blasts

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Four policemen were also among those killed. Radio Free Europe identified the two journalists who died as Abadullah Hananzai and Moharram Durrani. The wounded US service member is in stable condition and was taken to Bagram Airfield's hospital for treatment, according to the statement. Southern Afghan provinces are where Taliban insurgents control vast territory and frequently stage attacks on local forces and their global counterparts. Read More »

Hundreds finish the marathon in memory of MasterChef Matt

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Speaking about running the marathon in honour of his late father Martin, he wrote on Instagram in February: "Words can't describe how honoured and humbled I feel to be asked to run this year's @londonmarathon on behalf of @brathaychallenges/@brathaytrust and in memory of my Father, Martin Campbell ". Read More »

Fan comes up with insane idea to overcome stadium ban

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He got on top of the crane by the 75th minute but was not able to watch the match till the end. And prohibition is not violated (the fan was not at the stadium), and the match looked. He also revealed that he had considered renting a hot-air balloon to watch the game. The reports did not reveal exactly why he had been given a stadium ban. Read More »

DomRep establishes ties with China, breaks with Taiwan

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Mainland China and Taiwan split following a civil war in 1949. The Dominican Republic is cutting formal relations with Taipei in favour of Beijing, reports the FT this morning, triggering scorn from Taiwanese officials over China's foreign policy. Read More »

Cat Manages to Evade Authorities for almost a Week at JFK Airport

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Tang will be taking care of Pepper until her relieved owner returns from China, ABC reported. "Initially, I was just sad", Juman told CBS2's Reena Roy. "She came to me and started eating the food". "We couldn't have done it without all the workers at the airport that spotted her through the week", said Juman. Read More »

Youth Football Linked to Earlier Brain Problems

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For the new study , published Monday in the journal Annals of Neurology , researchers focused on amateur and pro football players who are part of the UNITE (Understanding Neurologic Injury and Traumatic Encephalopathy) study, a retrospective analysis of professional and amateur athletes and veterans who had repeated traumatic brain injury before they died and to the VA-BU-CLF (Concussion Legacy Foundation) Brain Bank. Read More »

Pelicans Crowd Surf At Pepperdine University Graduation

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It was a attractive sunny afternoon on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, and the Pepperdine University graduating class of 2018 beamed with pride as they received their diplomas to the delight of their family and friends. He wrote on his Facebook page , "When your university is located next to the Pacific Ocean, at some point pelicans are bound to crash your graduation". Read More »

Former AIFF secretary Lakshmanan passes way

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The end came at 1 am. Lakshman, who was the first Indian to become a member of the FIFA appeal committee, gave the face of professionalism to the Indian football, and had also served as the president of the Kerala Football Association. He said Lakshmanan had been a live presence in the social and sport fields of Kannur. AIFF president Praful Patel in his message said that it was a massive loss for Indian Football. Read More »

Alert canceled for child duct taped and abducted at Tacoma school

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Anyone with information call 911 or the Tacoma police tip line at 253-798-8477. Police spokesperson Loretta Cool said a group of children said they saw the incident, recorded it and called police. The suspect was driving a gold or silver four-door Toyota, possibly a 2017 Camry. He is of medium build and was last seen wearing a tan fedora hat, sunglasses, a red checkered flannel shirt and blue jeans. Read More »

South Korea to remove propaganda loudspeakers at border

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Bolton said that a recent absence of weapons and missile tests by North Korea "could be a very positive sign" or a sign that the programs have reached advanced stages and testing is no longer needed. Kim and Moon also agreed to continue negotiations, involving USA and China, in order to finally sign a peace accord instead of the truce that has been in place since the end of the Korean War in 1953. Read More »

Trump wants to meet Kim Jong Un at the Peace House

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Pompeo's comments were the most extensive yet regarding his Easter weekend talks in Pyongyang with Kim in preparation for a summit next month between the North Korean leader and Trump. Kim expressed his readiness to discuss Trump's demand "and to lay out a map that will help us achieve that objective", Pompeo said. Kim could offer more disarmament concessions during his meeting with Trump, expected in May or June, but it's unclear what specific steps he would take. Read More »

Iranian Judiciary Bans Telegram Messaging App

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The app still functions in Iran and if it does go offline, Telegram is likely to take technical measures to avoid being blocked and users can use a VPN to circumvent the block. The Judiciary has issued an order to ban the popular Telegram instant messaging app to protect national security, Mehr reported on Monday, citing the Tehran Prosecutor's Office. Read More »

Hot Stock to Watch: Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC)

It has outperformed by 0.59% the S&P500. Boston Advisors Llc decreased Northrop Grumman Corp Com ( NOC ) stake by 2.5% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. They set an "overweight" rating and a $400.00 price target for the company. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, January 12 by Jefferies. As per Friday , February 23, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. Read More »

MISSING CHILD FOUND: Missing Saraland 3-year-old found safe

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The state of Alabama had issued a Child Abduction Emergency, AMBER Alert for a missing 3-year-old from Saraland. Morris was last seen on Friday evening on Highway 45 in Eight Mile, which is a community in Mobile County. Detective Collette Little said the child and vehicle were taken Friday, but Saraland Police didn't hear about the alleged crime until Monday. Roberson is an African American and has asthma, police say. Read More »

Roy Moore files defamation, political conspiracy lawsuit

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After the conference, Moore's camp released the complaint to the public, which lists Moore and his wife Kayla Moore as plaintiffs, and lists Richard Hagedorn, Leigh Corfman, Debbie Gibson, Beverly Nelson, Tina Johnson. Moore victimize her again". Moore announced a countersuit against Corfman on April 10, claiming she slandered him and defamed him with her allegations. Read More »

Eagles Draft Picks 2018: Grades and Analysis for Each Selection

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Philly traded out of the No. 32 overall pick as expected, shipping it to Baltimore in exchange for the No. 52 overall pick, a swap of fourth-rounders (the Eagles exchange No. Maddox' small frame (5-foot-9, 184 pounds) may remind fans of Brandon Boykin, and the Eagles may have a similar role for Maddox in mind. He's a little undersized even for a slot corner, but the Eagles have plenty of size already at the position. Read More »

Malaysia convicts first person under "fake news" law

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In mitigation, Salah said he was a visitor, having only been here for 10 days and did not know that Malaysia had such a law. "Malaysia's first conviction under its "fake news" law shows authorities plan to abuse the new provision to criminalize critical reporting", CPJ senior Southeast Asia representative Shawn Crispin said. Read More »

Trump Privately Dismissing GOP Fears of Losing Congress This Fall

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Shahidi also said Waters "says what many of us are thinking" in helping to lead the "impeach him" movement. "As Republicans in Montgomery County every vote we get from a Republican is tallied up", King said. "I am running for the Democratic nomination", Blair told MarylandReporter.com. "Now is not the time to consider articles of impeachment". Reid promoted that NPR/PBS News Hour/Marist poll showing 70 percent of Democrats would vote for a candidate seeking to impeach Trump, and she ... Read More »

Trump Vows To Halt Killing Of Christians In Nigeria

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Trump noted, "The president [Buharu] knows me, and he knows where I'm coming from, and I appreciate that". And we look forward to our discussion today - very important - but again, especially as it relates to terrorism. "The problem of the cattle rearers and farmers in Nigeria is a very long historical thing". Editor's note: NPR is spelling out the vulgar word that the president reportedly used because it meets our standard for use of offensive language : It is "absolutely integral to ... Read More »

Court documents: Deputy was shot in the head by assailant

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Eugene Cole early Wednesday after the two had an encounter on a darkened road in Norridgewock. The alleged shooter, John D. Williams , was ordered held without bail during his initial appearance Monday in an Augusta, Maine , courtroom. Shulenski told him that he was legal and not concerned about it, and they left. After John D. Williams, 29, allegedly shot Cpl. Follow the Bangor Daily News on Facebook for the latest ME news. Read More »

Authorities recover body of boy swept away by wave in Outer Banks

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That's about 34 miles north of the beach in Kitty Hawk where he disappeared. The boy's mother lost sight of her son when he was dragged out further into the ocean, officials said. Police said the family was vacationing from New Hampshire, and Wesley was their only child. Arrangements are being made to bring his body back to New Hampshire. Read More »

Police officer bids tearful goodbye after 30 years on the

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One Sarasota police officer couldn't hide his emotions when he made his final radio call. The video, shared on the police departments Facebook page on Sunday, had almost 300,000 views as of Monday afternoon. In the beginning of the video, shared on the agency's Facebook page , Jenkins begins tearing up and takes a deep breath before saying "This will be my last transmission over the radio". Read More »

John Kelly Tells Aides Women Are More Emotional Than Men

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In the course of the assembly, Kelly reportedly stated that Trump "does not even perceive what DACA is". Kelly's statement came about 45 minutes after NBC News published a report that described a number of fights between Trump and his embattled chief of staff. Read More »

Buhari, Trump Meeting To Focus On Security, Economy

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Trump addressed the alleged remark during a joint news conference with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari , who on Monday became the first leader of a sub-Saharan African nation to visit the White House during Trump's presidency. President Donald Trump on Monday said the United States will not condone the ongoing killings across central Nigeria, saying efforts would be made to end the carnage. Read More »