• Rahul Gandhi has an unusual admirer who thinks he is 'handsome'
Rahul Gandhi has an unusual admirer who thinks he is 'handsome'

He posted saying "Dear Dipali, Please wish your lovely grandmother a very happy birthday and a merry Xmas". Her one wish. To meet Rahul Gandhi! It all started when Twitter user Dipali Sikand tweeted, "Today my grandmother turned 107. The Congress president gave a "big hug" to the birthday girl on twitter and called her to wish her personally. I...

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  • Amid Trump's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation blasts, US Marines' Norway mission goes on
Amid Trump's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation blasts, US Marines' Norway mission goes on

But Neller and other Corp leaders told the force they should be prepared for a change in their peacetime mission, should the need arise. Sergeant Major Ronald Green of the Marine Corps sounded a similar tone. The administration says the Marines are there to enhance ties with European NATO allies and train in cold-weather combat. The general sai...

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  • SC commission seeks reply over Salman Khan, Shilpa Shetty's 'bhangi' comment
SC commission seeks reply over Salman Khan, Shilpa Shetty's 'bhangi' comment

FIR claims that Khan used word " bhangi " in a derogatory way during a television show where actress Katrina Kaif was also present. "So we are saying that if the police and law system will not take action against Salman and Shilpa within 48 hours, we, the Dalit Samaj across the country will protest and in a democratic way, will urge the authority...

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  • Volunteers make sure Christmas dinner happens at Parkersburg church
Volunteers make sure Christmas dinner happens at Parkersburg church

This was for anyone that is homebound or anyone just in need of somewhere to eat on Christmas. "The food was scrumptious", Cindy Kelley said of dinner Sunday night. The feast included mashed potatoes, green beans, stuffing, turkey and ham, as well as dessert. Liv Macchio said her family has done volunteer work at Thanksgiving, too.

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  • U.S. government 'negotiates multimillion-dollar cut in United Nations budget'
U.S. government 'negotiates multimillion-dollar cut in United Nations budget'

United States ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley said that the "inefficiency and overspending" of the organization is well-known, and she would not let "the generosity of the American people be taken advantage of". Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) tweeted after the vote: "Given its tendency to be forum for anti-Semitism & anti-Americanism, reevaluation of...

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  • Technical Indicators for Cadence Design Systems Inc (CDNS) Signal Future Growth
Technical Indicators for Cadence Design Systems Inc (CDNS) Signal Future Growth

Insiders have sold a total of 288,613 shares of company stock worth $8,736,611 in the last ninety days. Texas Permanent School Fund who had been investing in Cadence Design System Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $11.93B market cap company.

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  • Carlos Carvalhal leaves Sheffield Wednesday
Carlos Carvalhal leaves Sheffield Wednesday

The Owls' 2-1 home defeat to Middlesbrough on Saturday was their third straight loss with the Portuguese coming under huge pressure from supporters after failing to secure a victory since the opening weekend of November. He delivered a second successive play-off campaign last season, but that one ended in a semi-final defeat to Huddersfield. It r...

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  • Four dead after bus ploughs into Moscow subway
Four dead after bus ploughs into Moscow subway

The three passengers aboard the bus were not injured, although the windows and roof of the bus were damaged. The bus has automatic gear, so there was nothing I could do'. Russian news agencies quoted Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin as saying he had ordered all city buses to be checked in the aftermath of the crash. 'The driver has been detaine...

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  • Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) Position Reduced by Vident Investment Advisory LLC
Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) Position Reduced by Vident Investment Advisory LLC

Vigilant Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Abbvie Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $156.79 billion market cap company. shares while 98 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. Stephens Ar, Arkansas-based fund reported 318,287 shares. Verition Fund Limited Liability Co owns 7,150 shares...

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  • Rahul goes to Gujarat after a humorous 'Lie Hard' dig at BJP
Rahul goes to Gujarat after a humorous 'Lie Hard' dig at BJP

He will talk to leaders from South Gujarat, North Gujarat, Central Gujarat and the Saurashtra-Kutch region, ascertain the reasons behind the party's defeat and assess the party's performance. While Friday's CWC meeting witnessed some members pitching for reinforcing organisational structure at all levels well in advance of assembly elections, sourc...

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  • Rupani sworn in as CM of Gujarat second time
Rupani sworn in as CM of Gujarat second time

Rupani secured a comfortable win from Rajkot West seat by 1,31,586 votes, which is the largest constituency in the Saurashtra region. ■ RC Faldu, Bhupindrasinh Chudasama and Kaushik Patel take oath as ministers in Gujarat government. Prime Minister Narendra Modi who landed in Gandhinagar , is welcomed by party chief Amit Shah and all the BJP...

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  • McLeod's Forecast: Lake Effect Snow Warning Until Wednesday
McLeod's Forecast: Lake Effect Snow Warning Until Wednesday

The National Weather Service in Buffalo, New York, warned of "difficult to impossible" travel with multiple feet of snow accumulation accompanied by wind gusts to 50 miles per hour leading to considerable blowing and drifting in the snowbelts of southwest New York south of Buffalo, and north of Syracuse, including the Tug Hill Plateau.

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  • Meghan Markle arrives for first royal Christmas
Meghan Markle arrives for first royal Christmas

Meghan and her fiancé looked brilliantly happy together, too. She arrived arm in arm with her new finance, Prince Harry, and the pair walked alongside the Duke of Cambridge and a pregnant Catherine. She and Harry stopped to talk with several locals on their way back to the Queen's residence. Markle and Harry are believed to be staying with Prin...

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  • Is a good place for a white Christmas
Is a good place for a white Christmas

Minnesota was experiencing its most frigid Christmas Day since 1996, with wind chills as cold as 35 degrees below zero, KSTP-TV reported. Motorists in New England were in for tough sledding as a Christmas storm was expected to bring almost a foot of snow in places.

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  • Pope Supplicates for Two-State Solution in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Pope Supplicates for Two-State Solution in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

He said that Jesus could be seen in the faces of children affected by conflicts such as the wars in Syria, Iraq and Yemen; by the growing tensions between Israelis and Palestinians, and by the bloodshed in African countries such as South Sudan, Somalia, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic and Nigeria.

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  • Crocodile found in suburban Melbourne front yard
Crocodile found in suburban Melbourne front yard

The discovery of a crocodile on a suburban street in Melbourne's north on Christmas night has left police and wildlife authorities scratching their heads. "I found five police members being stared down by a decent sized crocodile, about three-and-a-half foot, and the crocodile wouldn't back down". Snake catcher Mark Pelley said the freshie was no...

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  • Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, wife meet Sushma Swaraj
Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, wife meet Sushma Swaraj

Pakistan foreign ministry spokesperson said the glass barrier placed between Jadhav and his family was due to security reasons.India's Deputy High Commissioner JP Singh was present during the meeting. Sources told The Indian Express that they spoke mostly in Marathi and Hindi. The report further said India's position had been clear all along that...

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  • North Korea says United Nations missile test sanctions are an 'act of war'
North Korea says United Nations missile test sanctions are an 'act of war'

The UN Security Council unanimously approved tough new sanctions against North Korea on Friday in response to its latest launch of a ballistic missile that Pyongyang says can reach anywhere on the USA mainland. North Korea regularly threatens to destroy South Korea, the United States and Japan, and says its weapons are necessary to counter USA ag...

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  • Trump to sign $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package
Trump to sign $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package

It's the huge Oval Office". "It's going to be a tremendous thing for the American people", Trump said Friday. The company's chief executive said of the President's legislation: "This tax reform will drive economic growth and create good-paying jobs".

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  • Westbrook scores 31, OKC keeps rolling with win over Rockets
Westbrook scores 31, OKC keeps rolling with win over Rockets

The Thunder's big three - Westbrook (31 points, 11 assists and three steals), Paul George (24 points) and Carmelo Anthony (20 points on 8-of-12 shooting) - did the heavy lifting. The Rockets are 15-1 when he plays and 10-6 when he doesn't. Houston has lost its past two games after a 14-game winning streak that started when Paul returned after...

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  • Israel in touch with '10 countries' over embassy moves: deputy
Israel in touch with '10 countries' over embassy moves: deputy

Netanyahu on Monday hailed the decision, saying Guatemala would not be the only nation to follow Washington's lead. In a short post on his official Facebook account on Sunday, Morales said he had chose to move the embassy from Tel Aviv after talking to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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  • Six-nation Speakers Conference underway in Islamabad
Six-nation Speakers Conference underway in Islamabad

He said it is with this spirit that Pakistan has extended honest and unconditional cooperation for peace and stability in Afghanistan. President Mamnoon Hussain said while expressing his views that Pakistan suffered the most at the hands of terrorism.

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  • Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem
Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem

No other country has its embassy in Jerusalem , though the Czech Republic is considering such a move. Guatemala was one of nine nations that voted earlier this week with the United States when the UN General Assembly overwhelmingly adopted a non-binding resolution denouncing president Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capit...

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  • Sharbutt Sells 1584 Shares of American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) Stock
Sharbutt Sells 1584 Shares of American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) Stock

About 3.07M shares traded or 47.04% up from the average. American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT ) has risen 23.66% since December 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Bessemer Group Inc. increased its holdings in shares of American Tower by 208.8% during the 2nd quarter. Therefore 94% are positive. Earnest Partners LLC lessened its holdings in American To...

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  • AMP Capital Investors Ltd Cuts Holdings in Albemarle Co. (NYSE:ALB)
AMP Capital Investors Ltd Cuts Holdings in Albemarle Co. (NYSE:ALB)

It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. Qci Asset Management Inc increased its stake in Albemarle Corp (ALB) by 21367.67% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Jennison Associates LLC now owns 7,797,076 shares of the specialty chemicals company's stock valued at $1,062,819,000 after purchasing an additional 1,375,546 shares ...

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