• Gitanjali Gems officials quit
Gitanjali Gems officials quit

The department has already sought information from the Bahamas, Singapore and Jersey about MonteCristo Trust and two payments of Rs 284 crore received from one Jade Bridge Holdings Pvt Ltd, Cyprus, and Rs 271 crore received from the Singapore-based Islington International Holdings whose beneficial owner is Nirav Modi's sister Purvi Mehta.

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  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their wedding date!
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their wedding date!

The aim was for Meghan to be able to air her worries or grievances and for Camilla to help alleviate them. Guy Oliver, from the Old Barn Inn in Glooston, confirmed that they will be throwing a street party on the day of Prince Harry and Markle's royal wedding.

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  • 300 protesters arrested in Tehran, five security forces dead in clashes
300 protesters arrested in Tehran, five security forces dead in clashes

The Tehran police meanwhile stated that the clashes left three of their men dead. One video clip posted on social media showed a white minibus speeding down a busy Tehran street, as dozens of police officers carrying batons and riot shields gave chase, with onlookers screaming.

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  • India bank hack 'similar' to $81 million Bangladesh central bank heist
India bank hack 'similar' to $81 million Bangladesh central bank heist

Fitch, on Tuesday, placed Punjab National Bank ( PNB ) on "Rating Watch Negative" (RWN), reflecting a possibility of downgrade following the Dollars 1.77 billion fraud. The beneficiary claimed the funds by submitting forged documents. The bank had been able block only one of the transfers worth $500,000, while attempts were under way to retri...

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  • Drought-stricken Cape Town pushes back 'Day Zero' again
Drought-stricken Cape Town pushes back 'Day Zero' again

Day Zero, the day we may have to start queueing for water, has now moved to 9 July due to a weekly drop in dam levels of only 0.5%, setting us now 139 days away. Because of the testing nature of the sport, efforts to reduce the consumption of bottled water throughout the tournament week have been made, which include trucking in 700 cases of bottled...

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  • Trump heads to Florida to meet school shooting victims
Trump heads to Florida to meet school shooting victims

He also claimed an excessive focus on Russian Federation led FBI investigators to miss signs that could have prevented the deadly school shooting in Florida last week. Sen. Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican , said it was "inexcusable" that the FBI did not follow protocols and urged Congress to launch its own investigation.

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  • Man missing as unsafe swell from cyclone causes havoc along NSW coast
Man missing as unsafe swell from cyclone causes havoc along NSW coast

Police from the Mid North Coast Police District will prepare a report for the information of the NSW Coroner. There is also a severe storm warning for heavy rainfall for parts of the South Coast and Snowy Mountains. Police Marine Area command is advising people to avoid fishing, swimming and boating activities. Boaters planning to cross shallow...

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  • U.S. effort to put Pakistan on FATF watchlist failed
U.S. effort to put Pakistan on FATF watchlist failed

He said that the motion has been deferred for three months, while the Asia Pacific Group has been asked to present another report in June. Although no details were available, official sources said that China, Turkey, and Russian Federation, all of which are on the task force, opposed the US motion against Pakistan .

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  • Trump keeps up attacks on Obama over Russian meddling
Trump keeps up attacks on Obama over Russian meddling

Trump blamed former President Obama for not doing enough about Russia's meddling. Finally, Liddle' Adam Schiff, the leakin' monster of no control, is now blaming the Obama Administration for Russian meddling in the 2016 Election. The reason why Trump would be their guy is because the sanctions were levied by President Obama, for whom Trump is the...

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  • Billionaire jeweler denies involvement in huge Indian bank fraud: lawyer
Billionaire jeweler denies involvement in huge Indian bank fraud: lawyer

But in reality they represent only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to stressed loans held by Indian banks. The bank said it was working with the Ministry of External Affairs and officials in Turkey and China to repatriate the funds.

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation was previously warned about the Parkland shooter Video
Federal Bureau of Investigation was previously warned about the Parkland shooter Video

According to Bennight , agents from the FBI's field office in MS contacted him and came to his office to conduct an in-person interview the next morning. He lived in Parkland with his brother and his adopted mother, who died late previous year. "I wish that the information could have prevented this from happening", he said near the end...

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  • Flooding possible this week in Denton County
Flooding possible this week in Denton County

Wednesday for Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties. Rain is expected to keep things soggy through Wednesday , said Alex Manion, a meteorologist with the weather service in White Lake Township. Residents of flood-prone areas were warned to take precautions and check back for forecast updates . A few embedded thunderstorms are possible a...

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  • Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence
Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence

After the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fl. "Very sad that the Federal Bureau of Investigation missed all of the many signals sent out by the Florida school shooter", Trump tweeted late Saturday.

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  • Iran finds wreckage of crashed plane on top of mountain
Iran finds wreckage of crashed plane on top of mountain

IRANIAN rescue teams struggled to recover bodies yesterday from the wreckage of a plane that crashed in hazardous terrain near a mountain peak on Sunday with 66 people on board. Aseman Airlines was blacklisted by the European Commission in December 2016. Iran has complained that sanctions imposed by the United States have jeopardized the safety o...

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  • NCP candidate killed in blast in Meghalaya
NCP candidate killed in blast in Meghalaya

A day after a Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) candidate was killed in an IED blast triggered by suspected militants in Meghalaya, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh alleged there was no law and order in the state. The BJP has fielded former Chief Minister K L Chishi from Atoizu assembly Constituency. Sushmita Dev's comments on BJP-ruled states ...

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  • Trump praises Florida emergency services as he visits mass shooting survivors
Trump praises Florida emergency services as he visits mass shooting survivors

According to sources who talked to the Post , Trump said he was "was closely monitoring the media appearances by some of the surviving students". After pausing in an apparent attempt to compose herself, she said: "I just spent the last two hours putting [together] the burial arrangements for my daughter's funeral, who's 14!" Former President ...

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  • Pakistan on FATF watchdog list to hamper counter-terrorism efforts: Minister
Pakistan on FATF watchdog list to hamper counter-terrorism efforts: Minister

India on Friday described as "suspect" the "timing" of Pakistan's recent action of declaring Mumbai terror attack Hafiz Saeed as a terrorist, adding that some countries in the global Financial Action Task Force (FATF) are engaged in a move to put Pakistan in the "grey list".

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  • Qatar Airways takes delivery of first A350-1000 from Airbus
Qatar Airways takes delivery of first A350-1000 from Airbus

Passengers have the option to have a set of four seats face each other so those travelling in a group can conduct meetings, socialise or share a meal together, while still providing the now-standard flatbed and direct aisle access for every passenger in business class.

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  • Russians 'laughing their asses off in Moscow', says Trump
Russians 'laughing their asses off in Moscow', says Trump

Both Trump and his critics claimed vindication over the indictments , which mentioned the interference campaign began in 2014-before Trump announced his run for president-and also did not state any Americans knowingly assisted in their efforts.

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  • Trump Blames FBI for Failing to Prevent the Florida School Shooting
Trump Blames FBI for Failing to Prevent the Florida School Shooting

This content is restricted to site members. Trump also alluded to the FBI's failure to act on tips that the suspect was unsafe, while bemoaning the bureau's focus on Russia's role in the 2016 election. "Oh my god. 17 OF MY CLASSMATES AND FRIENDS ARE GONE AND YOU HAVE THE AUDACITY TO MAKE THIS ABOUT RUSSIA???!" Students who survived the shooti...

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  • Kerala 'love jihad' case: Restore my freedom, Hadiya tells SC
Kerala 'love jihad' case: Restore my freedom, Hadiya tells SC

Stating that she had embraced Islam and married on her own free will, Hadiya also stated that she is a Muslim and intends to stay a Muslim. The top court will hear the matter on February 22. A three-judge bench presided over by Chief Justice Dipak Misra had in November sent the 25-year-old woman to Salem in Tamil Nadu to pursue her studies af...

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  • Kamal to launch political party on Wednesday; Pinarayi, Kejriwal may attend
Kamal to launch political party on Wednesday; Pinarayi, Kejriwal may attend

People who are going to join us are coming tomorrow. The legendary actor is all set to make a permanent switch to politics with the grand announcement of his party on February 21. The actor later apologised for his remarks and said that he was misquoted. Despite his massive success in cinema and a fan-following that went beyond Tamil Nadu , Gane...

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  • Court quashes government's decision to suspend passports of Orengo, Ndii and Wanjigi
Court quashes government's decision to suspend passports of Orengo, Ndii and Wanjigi

While granting the orders, Justice Mativo directed the matter be filed and served upon the respondents who were also ordered to appear for an inter-party hearing on Monday, February 26, 2018. In their petition, the leaders held that the suspension of their travel documents was not reasonable and that it violated their constitutional rights and free...

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  • Sunday's letters: Florida high school massacre
Sunday's letters: Florida high school massacre

A troubled teen - dubbed "mentally disturbed" by President Trump - opened fire at a Florida school almost one year after a law undid a regulation making it harder for people with mental illnesses to purchase a gun. "I'm trying to be clear and honest here: If someone's decided, 'I'm going to commit this crime, ' they will find a way to get the gun...

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  • Search Ongoing for Missing Wichita Youngster
Search Ongoing for Missing Wichita Youngster

He was last known to be wearing black sweats, white socks and a gray shirt with a bear on it. Davidson did not provide exact locations where police are searching Tuesday, but he did say winter weather would not halt search efforts. Rasmussen, who said she's worked at-risk youth before, said she is familiar with the possible signs of abuse and rep...

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