• 'Mani Shankar Aiyar be send behind bars'
'Mani Shankar Aiyar be send behind bars'

On Monday, he called for "uninterrupted and uninterruptible" talks between India and Pakistan to resolve longstanding issues. Aiyar was speaking on the sidelines of a function in Pakistan. He added, "I love Pakistan because I love India. They are clapping for me because I speak of peace". Aiyer further emphasised that Kashmir and terrorism are th...

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  • BC Indigenous groups react after Colten Boushie shooting verdict
BC Indigenous groups react after Colten Boushie shooting verdict

In the confrontation that followed, Boushie ended up being shot in the head, which is the obvious and heartbreaking part of this tragedy. Stanley testified that he fired warning shots to scare the group off. Candace Day Neveau of the Bawating Water Protectors says that she worries for her children following the outcome of the Stanley trial. He al...

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  • United Nations rights experts demand release of Palestinian girl detained in Israel
United Nations rights experts demand release of Palestinian girl detained in Israel

The closely watched trial of a Palestinian girl for slapping and punching two Israeli soldiers opened before an Israeli military court in the West Bank on Tuesday, but the judge ordered all proceedings to be held behind closed doors in a case that has drawn wide criticism of Israel for prosecuting the teenager.

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  • Pennsylvania court set to redraw voting maps after governor veto
Pennsylvania court set to redraw voting maps after governor veto

The maps were created to address the guidance provided by the Supreme Court regarding making the districts more compact and contiguous, Drew Crompton, chief of staff to Senate President Pro Tem Joe Scarnati , told reporters Friday night.

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  • Key Justice Department Head Is Leaving
Key Justice Department Head Is Leaving

Blitzer went on to point out that should Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the second highest-ranking official at the department, be fired or forced to resign, Brand would have been in charge of deciding whether or not to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller .

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  • Poll fever: CPM to take on BJP without Congress' help
Poll fever: CPM to take on BJP without Congress' help

Hossain also said that he doesn't know about the BJP being a Hindutva party and don't believe they have been involved in attacks against Muslims in other parts of the country. After losing Assam and Manipur, Congress is steadfast on securing Meghalaya. We have seen this is Assam too - in hard days, some senior leaders quit the party.

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  • Unified Korean Women's Ice Hockey Team Loses to Switzerland 8-0
Unified Korean Women's Ice Hockey Team Loses to Switzerland 8-0

She was the first member of North Korea's ruling family to visit the South, while Kim Yong-nam was the most senior North Korean official to make a cross-border trip. South Korean television is showing a smiling President Moon Jae-in entering a reception room and shaking hands with North Korean delegates, including leader Kim Jong Un's sister.

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  • India's forest cowl will increase by 1 per cent
India's forest cowl will increase by 1 per cent

Though the "very dense" forest cover has increased in the last two years, the "moderately dense" forests are shrinking, which is unsafe. Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala have been critical to this increase with their strong focus on plantation activities around forest areas .

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  • Jeff Sessions Celebrates
Jeff Sessions Celebrates "Anglo-American Heritage of Law Enforcement"

CNN and everybody else notes that Sessions went off-book to insert the phrase " Anglo-American " into the speech , as his remark differs from the text he was supposed to read. During the Civil War, the military became the primary form of law enforcement in the South, but during Reconstruction, many local sheriffs functioned in a way analogo...

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  • Boston Dynamics Robot Dog Can Now Open Doors
Boston Dynamics Robot Dog Can Now Open Doors

Others had a more positive reaction. It's incredible, yes, but not the most incredible thing we've seen come out of Boston Dynamics . The robot does appear to struggle with the weight of the door for a moment, having to really brace against the door before pushing it open.

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  • London Calls For Independent Probe of Rohingya Crisis
London Calls For Independent Probe of Rohingya Crisis

The killings of 10 Rohingya men occurred in the village of Inn Din in September past year and the bodies were buried in a mass grave after they were hacked to death or shot and killed by Buddhist neighbours and Myanmar soldiers. She conceded that the "light of peace. can not cover the whole country", adding "our country is facing a lot of pressure ...

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  • DU Student Uploads Clip & Files FIR
DU Student Uploads Clip & Files FIR

In the video, which the girl has posted, a middle-aged man is seen exposing and fondling himself, a bag on his lap shielding his activities from most passengers in the bus but the young woman sitting next to him. He also repeatedly touched her waist. The police have registered an FIR against the man. Meanwhile, the man, clearly seen in the vide...

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  • Popular 2nd grade teacher, 38, dies from flu
Popular 2nd grade teacher, 38, dies from flu

Charlotte LaGrone, a spokesperson for the Weatherford Independent School District, said Monday that it was still coping with Holland's sudden death. 'Today is a hard day at that campus, and we are working our processes to care for students, parents and staff, ' La Grone said in a statement said.

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  • U.S. budget proposes $336m in civilian assistance, military aid to Pakistan
U.S. budget proposes $336m in civilian assistance, military aid to Pakistan

The Pentagon's budget request earmarks $US10.7 billion for the purchase of 77 F-35 fighter jets made by Lockheed Martin Co as well as $US2 billion to purchase 24 Boeing Co F-18 Super Hornets. The proposal of aid to Pakistan comes weeks after Trump administration suspended almost $2 billion in security assistance to Islamabad. The active-duty A...

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  • Bajrang Dal protests against V Day in Hyderabad
Bajrang Dal protests against V Day in Hyderabad

The police later detained 10 activists. In Ahmedabad , "Moral police" turned out in full force in various parts of India against the celebration of Love- birds' Day on Wednesday. Pro-Kannadiga outfit Karnataka Rakshana Vedike, on the other hand, married two sheep in Bengaluru in support of Valentine's Day. "In this connection, students are notif...

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  • PM Yıldırım to meet with Chancellor Merkel during visit to Germany
PM Yıldırım to meet with Chancellor Merkel during visit to Germany

Unlike Merkel's party, senior figures in the SPD want to hold off any further debate about the next cabinet's personnel until after their membership vote. Outgoing Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz, who last Friday surprised many by abandoning his ambition to become foreign minister, is set to hand over the party leadership on Tuesday to 47-ye...

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  • Amy Poehler And 'Parks And Recreation' Cast Reunite For Galentine's Day
Amy Poehler And 'Parks And Recreation' Cast Reunite For Galentine's Day

Reaching out to your family will remind you just how loved you are, and making someone's day can help make your day, too! That's according to Leslie Knope , the main character in the U.S. Since then, the event has gained traction around the world. A few states away, Sloan*Longway, a museum and planetarium in Flint, Mich., celebrated it...

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  • Turkish president says Cyprus mustn't 'overstep the mark' after ship incident
Turkish president says Cyprus mustn't 'overstep the mark' after ship incident

The document noted that the Turkish vessel "made some risky maneuvers" striking the left side of the Greek coast guard vessel patrolling the area, and damaging it. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told his Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras in a phone call that Greece needed to take necessary measures to decrease the tension in the Aegean ...

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  • United Kingdom unveils online tool to block ISIS content
United Kingdom unveils online tool to block ISIS content

Warner said that as terror evolves, old tactics won't work as well. The machine learning software was developed in partnership by the Home Office and ASI Data Science - a London-based company - for £600,000. Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who is in the United States to discuss online security with major tech companies, said: Over the previous year ...

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  • LINE UP :: Kendrick Lamar, Kings of Leon
LINE UP :: Kendrick Lamar, Kings of Leon

Other artists performing worth keeping an eye out for include Sum 41 , Dua Lipa , Wretch 32, Wolf Alice and Panic! Reading & Leeds Festival will take place from 24-26 August at Richfield Avenue in Reading and Bramham Park in Leeds. Hopes of a headliner from the UK's grime scene have been dashed, despite festival chief Melvin Benn saying he w...

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  • White House speechwriter resigns after domestic abuse allegations
White House speechwriter resigns after domestic abuse allegations

Trump's tweet in full reads : "Peoples lives are being shattered and destroyed by a mere allegation . Some are true and some are false", Trump tweeted on February 10. "I would support that and my colleagues should too". Trump denies the allegations and has said they were fabricated to sunder his political career.

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  • Rents in Kilkenny rise by 7.9%
Rents in Kilkenny rise by 7.9%

This means they have now risen by 81pc from their lowest point, according to the Daft.ie rental report. In a quarterly rental price report released on its website, Daft, a Dublin-headquartered property trader, said the the average rent in the country went up 10.4 percent in 2017 compared with a year ago.

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  • Arrested in Kyiv, Saakashvili Sent to Poland
Arrested in Kyiv, Saakashvili Sent to Poland

Saakashvili had crossed into Ukraine over the Polish border last September despite being barred from the country. Former Ukrainian deputy prosecutor general, Saakashvili's associate David Sakvarelidze, in turn, said that supporters of the Movement of New Forces were planning to gather near the building of the Ukrainian presidential administ...

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  • Shocking! 26-year-old law student beaten to death in UP's Allahabad
Shocking! 26-year-old law student beaten to death in UP's Allahabad

A city bus set ablaze by students of Allahabad Central University. Saroj, who was rushed to the hospital, succumbed to his injuries on Sunday. In a disturbing incident in Allahabad , a 26-year-old law student Dilip Saroj was beaten up outside a restaurant by a group of men until he was dead.

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  • Purdue Pharma stops pushing opioids
Purdue Pharma stops pushing opioids

Purdue "vigorously denies" any misconduct, saying it has consistently followed the CDC's opioid guidelines including not recommending opioids as a first option. 17, 2018, trying to link Medicaid expansion to the opioid abuse epidemic, despite opposition by ranking Democrat Claire McCaskill of Missouri, who says there's no supporting evidence.

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