• Washington takes aim at Kenyan opposition, government
Washington takes aim at Kenyan opposition, government

The government has called the ceremony an act of treason, and its arrests of "conspirators" continued. The attack occurred the day after the mock inauguration of opposition leader Raila Odinga , who has declared himself "the people's president".

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  • 'Over the moon': McGregor's brilliant reaction to Rousey's WWE debut
'Over the moon': McGregor's brilliant reaction to Rousey's WWE debut

REUTERS/Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY SportsUFC Women's Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and UFC president Dana White arrive on the Red Carpet at Lure Nightclub for the premier of The Ultimate Fighter women in the newly formed women in the strawweight class.

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  • Deepika Padukone Thanks Her On Screen 'Baba' Amitabh Bachchan
Deepika Padukone Thanks Her On Screen 'Baba' Amitabh Bachchan

Padmaavat may have led to a furious debate on whether the film is misogynistic and glorifies sati but the lead star Deepika Padukone has said it has been an empowering experience to be a woman fronting an expensive Indian film. "The amount of love, support is unprecedented and most important the blessings that I am getting". The lavishly mou...

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  • Trump Implores Senate To Vote On Hardline Immigration Bill
Trump Implores Senate To Vote On Hardline Immigration Bill

House Republican Conference Chairwoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., appearing alongside Thune behind a lectern, embraced the cornerstones of the Trump plan on Thursday. To end the government shutdown last month, Schumer agreed to a deal with McConnell that called for the Senate to immediately take up DREAMer legislation if there is no broader...

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  • PM Modi to inaugurate Advantage Assam's maiden global investment summit 2018 tomorrow
PM Modi to inaugurate Advantage Assam's maiden global investment summit 2018 tomorrow

The Act East Policy requires increased people to people contact, trade ties and other relations with countries on India's east, particularly ASEAN countries, " the Prime Minister averred. He said the tagline of the meet - "Advantage Assam: India's expressway to ASEAN" - is very appropriate and not just a statement but it is a "comprehensive vision"...

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  • Drive-by shooter in central Italy town targets foreigners; suspect held
Drive-by shooter in central Italy town targets foreigners; suspect held

A man and a passenger in a auto drove around the town of Macerata, opening fire at various places including near the train station, the police said. Police said that one man has been arrested in connection with the incident. Local media said the shooting appears to be racially motivated and the mayor of Macerata, the town in the region of Marche ...

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  • North Korea earned $200 million from banned exports
North Korea earned $200 million from banned exports

It also said that North Korea made around 200 million dollars previous year by exporting coal and other commodities in violation of United Nations sanctions aimed at reigning in the country's nuclear weapons programme. The report said North Korea exported coal to China, Malaysia, South Korea, Russia and Vietnam in 2017 in violation of sanctions. ...

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  • Kashmir's Shopian killings: Nirmal Singh slams Omar Abdullah
Kashmir's Shopian killings: Nirmal Singh slams Omar Abdullah

Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday lashed out at the state government for its refusal to pay compensation to an alleged Kashmiri stone-pelter tied to an army vehicle past year. "After police filed FIR, now Army has filed a counter FIR", Kashmir Monitor quoted Abdullah as saying. Referring to recent innocent killings in Ganowpora Shop...

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  • Snow will return by early Sunday morning
Snow will return by early Sunday morning

The best chance for snow will be late Saturday night and into early Sunday morning. A Winter Weather Advisory (purple-shaded area on the highlighted map) for 3 to 5-inches of snow is in effect later this evening overnight into Sunday for close-in counties around the Lake Michigan shoreline.

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  • Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending false missile attack alert
Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending false missile attack alert

I'm really not to blame in this. The missile alert went out reading, "BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII". The Hawaii emergency management worker who says he sent the false alert of an incoming missile is speaking out and says the mishap was not his fault, but rather a system failure.

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  • Here's everything you should know about watching Super Bowl LII in Canada
Here's everything you should know about watching Super Bowl LII in Canada

A 30-second Super Bowl commercial runs about $ 5 million this year, but on the bright side, companies might be able to bundle it with an NBC Winter Olympic Games ad. Also known as exotic props, these bets may be over before you know it, but they are a fun way to involve more casual fans who may not have an interest in the big game otherwise.

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  • 'More to come' as USA slaps Hezbollah with fresh sanctions
'More to come' as USA slaps Hezbollah with fresh sanctions

The U.S. Treasury broadened sanctions on Friday targeting Hezbollah's financial network in the Middle East and Africa in a bid to crack down on revenue streams the U.S. Hezbollah's financial situation: United States officials said Hezbollah was already facing financial stress due to paying for costly operations in Syria and Yemen.

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  • The (Many) Responses To Trump's First State Of The Union
The (Many) Responses To Trump's First State Of The Union

Joe Kennedy III was handed the task of delivering the official Democratic response to President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address on January 30. Kennedy , the 37-year-old family successor appeared to have what one may consider large and utterly freaky wet spots on the sides of his mouth while he was giving his speech after Presi...

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  • Woman to serve life in prison for murder of pregnant Fargo woman
Woman to serve life in prison for murder of pregnant Fargo woman

Crews' defence attorney, Steven Mottinger had asked for the sentence to be life with the possiblity of parole, arguing that Crews' acceptance of responsibilty "has to mean something". Her husband, Joe Greywind, said the family is trying to heal, "but we find it almost impossible". A local police chief had earlier called it a "cruel and vicious act ...

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  • TDP leaders tell Naidu to reconsider alliance with BJP
TDP leaders tell Naidu to reconsider alliance with BJP

There was no formal communication about what transpired at the meeting, but some senior TDP leaders said off the record that nearly everyone, including many district unit chiefs, wanted the TDP to end the alliance with the BJP after the Budget "ignored" the state.

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  • ICE Raided Dozens Of NorCal Businesses In Sweep Earlier This Week
ICE Raided Dozens Of NorCal Businesses In Sweep Earlier This Week

Some immigration experts have likened it to a political fig leaf, with so many significant flaws and loopholes that it allows employers to continue to knowingly hire undocumented workers with few repercussions. "It was no big deal for a company that follows the law", she wrote. New concern after ICE agents hit 77 NorCal businesses " I'm feeling b...

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  • Pence denounces Kabul terror attacks, reassures support to Afghanistan
Pence denounces Kabul terror attacks, reassures support to Afghanistan

This comes days after a high-level Afghan delegation visited Pakistan. He said that Pakistan had proposed five joint working groups, which focus on ensuring comprehensive engagement for countering terrorism, intelligence sharing, military, economy, trade and transit interaction, refugee repatriation and connectivity.

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  • Indian American lawmakers slam Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric
Indian American lawmakers slam Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric

Now he's putting that claim to the test with his immigration proposal. The White House says it's "incredible". Almost 700,000 unauthorized immigrants who call themselves "dreamers" under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program.

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  • Coming Out Of Shadows? Molina Healthcare, Inc. (MOH), Turtle Beach Corporation (HEAR)
Coming Out Of Shadows? Molina Healthcare, Inc. (MOH), Turtle Beach Corporation (HEAR)

Instead, you should be evaluating company-specific factors such as the intrinsic valuation, which is a key driver of Molina Healthcare's share price. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $91.36. Leerink Swann maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Monday, May 2 report. Jefferies has "Hold" rating an...

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  • Groundhog Day: Punxsutawney Phil sees 6 more weeks of winter
Groundhog Day: Punxsutawney Phil sees 6 more weeks of winter

Pennsylvania's Punxsutawney Phil agreed. The quirky custom caught worldwide attention in 1993 thanks to the eponymous Hollywood film starring Bill Murray. And, though it seems an insult to Punxsutawney Phil, there is still a law on the books in Hopkinton, R.I., that pays twenty-five cents for each woodchuck nose.

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  • Senior UP cop caught on camera pledging to build Ram temple
Senior UP cop caught on camera pledging to build Ram temple

Uttar Pradesh director Homeguard, created flutter after he got caught on camera taking a pledge to construct a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya on Friday. In an unusual tweet, the association put out a video of the pledge and asserted that this wasn't in line with the ethos that the police service stands for.

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  • Sports Tribunal Overturns Lifetime Bans For Doping Against 28 Russian Athletes
Sports Tribunal Overturns Lifetime Bans For Doping Against 28 Russian Athletes

CAS said it found "insufficient" evidence that 28 of the athletes had broken anti-doping rules at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. This is in addition to the 169 Russian athletes approved by the IOC to take part in the PyeongChang Games as Olympic Athletes from Russia (in neutral uniforms without the Russian flag).

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  • 3 arrested for attacking Kashmiri students in India's Haryana
3 arrested for attacking Kashmiri students in India's Haryana

They had received injuries on their face and bruises on arms and legs. Mehbooba Mufti took to Twitter and said, "Shocked and disturbed to hear reports of Kashmiri students being assaulted in Mahendargarh, Haryana ". Mahendragarh superintendent of police (SP) Kamaldeep Goyal said that on the basis of a CCTV footage police identified six persons i...

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  • 90 migrants feared dead after boat capsizes off Libya
90 migrants feared dead after boat capsizes off Libya

Paris: The UN's migration agency says its partner agencies are reporting that 90 people are feared drowned after a smuggler's boat carrying mostly Pakistani migrants has capsized off Libya's coast. Prior to Friday's incident, some 6,624 migrants are believed to have arrived in Europe by sea so far this year and a further 246 have died, according...

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  • Exiled ex-Maldives leader will seek presidency again
Exiled ex-Maldives leader will seek presidency again

Amnesty International's South Asia director, Biraj Patnaik, says the ruling must be implemented and what he called the government's "witch-hunt against the political opposition and other critics" must come to an end. Mr. Nasheed was barred from contesting any election in the Maldives after his controversial 2015 conviction on a terrorism charge. ...

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