• Lashkar terrorist gunned down in encounter with security forces in Kashmir's Bandipora
Lashkar terrorist gunned down in encounter with security forces in Kashmir's Bandipora

It was around 5 am when the militants hiding in the area started firing at the security forces. A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist was neutralised by the security forces in North Kashmir's Bandipora district in the wee hours of Thursday.

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  • Students threaten Patriot High teacher in Snapchat post
Students threaten Patriot High teacher in Snapchat post

Police said the person believed to have resent the threat here has been contacted and is cooperating with the investigation. Along with community partnerships, we provide our schools unique training and community resources to improve overall security/safety planning.

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  • Following guilty plea in Mueller probe, Rick Gates plans to visit Boston
Following guilty plea in Mueller probe, Rick Gates plans to visit Boston

Mueller investigates Russian collusion in the 2016 presidential election. A former top advisor to United States President Donald Trump's presidential campaign has pleaded guilty to charges brought against him in the Russian Federation investigation and has agreed to cooperate with the prosecutors.

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  • Italian restaurant Prezzo set to axe 100 sites according to reports
Italian restaurant Prezzo set to axe 100 sites according to reports

The Italian restaurant is shutting a third of its 300 stores in Britain and putting hundreds of jobs at risk. Prezzo, which is owned by private equity firm TPG capital, is said to be preparing to launch a Company Voluntary Agreement (CVA) in the coming days.

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  • Here's how Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale is tied to Russian Federation investigation
Here's how Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale is tied to Russian Federation investigation

Donald Trump has named digital specialist Brad Parscale as manager of his 2020 presidential re-election campaign in signal that the President could lean even more heavily on social media over the next three years. Trump's first campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski , was sacked after clashing with campaign chairman Paul Manafort . Howev...

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  • Meghalaya Polls: Voting begins for 59 seats
Meghalaya Polls: Voting begins for 59 seats

In 2013 Assembly polls, Meghalaya recorded almost 88 per cent of voters turnout . The chief minister cast his vote at the remote Chenkompara polling station in Ampati constituency in the afternoon, they said. The combined regional alliance comprising United Democratic Party, HSPDP and Garo National Council, also was gung-ho about electoral vict...

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  • Metro Detroit Weather: Even warmer Tuesday
Metro Detroit Weather: Even warmer Tuesday

Overnight winds will calm and with a clear sky, that is what will allow our temperatures to tumble. That system will move away early on Friday , so Friday will have clearing skies which will set us up for a dry but cool weekend. Overnight lows will fall in the mid-50s. There will also be a breeze making the air feel even colder. Sunshine ret...

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  • Sensex, Nifty edge lower as bank stocks fall
Sensex, Nifty edge lower as bank stocks fall

Mumbai: Stock exchange major BSE on Monday said it will waive transaction charges applicable on equity segment trade in S&P BSE Sensex 30 stocks with effect from March 12 next. The 30-scrip stocks which constitute the Sensex are Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, IndusInd Bank, Larsen and Toubro, Axis Bank , Mahindra and Mahindra, Adani Ports and Ko...

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  • Cops arrest college hoops coach for domestic violence after game
Cops arrest college hoops coach for domestic violence after game

The alleged victim, whose name has not been released, made an emergency call shortly before 12:30 Sunday morning from a hotel in the 400 block of Sutter Street and accused Smith of abusing her, San Francisco police reported. "We have very few details at this time but will be gathering information and commencing an immediate review of the matter", a...

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  • Russian Federation blocks UN Security Council resolution on Yemen
Russian Federation blocks UN Security Council resolution on Yemen

The vote was 11 in favor, Russian Federation and Bolivia opposed, and China and Kazakhstan abstaining. Russian Federation has proposed a rival resolution that would simply extend the mandate of the regime for one year and not mention arm supply from any country.

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  • N.Korean delegation returns home after Winter Olympics
N.Korean delegation returns home after Winter Olympics

SEOUL/WASHINGTON-In the latest attempt to defuse the crisis over North Korea's weapons program, South Korea urged Washington and Pyongyang to give ground to allow for talks and U.S. A smiling Trump, wearing a Team USA hat and red snowsuit, chatted with members of her delegation and South Korea first lady Kim Jung-suk. "We understand that this...

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  • Turkish president Ergodan tells girl she'd be honored if martyred
Turkish president Ergodan tells girl she'd be honored if martyred

Predictably, the freakish statement prompted criticism online , with many accusing the Turkish president of promoting child deaths, which is all the more upsetting considering it comes just days after almost 200 children died in neighboring Syria , after a week of bombardment by the Syrian regime.

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  • 'Noah's Ark' gathers a million crop varieties
'Noah's Ark' gathers a million crop varieties

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault (also known as the doomsday vault ) has been in operation for ten years and serves as a way for countries to backup their agriculture by depositing seeds into the vault . Two years later, the regional seed bank sent back seeds that came from the plants that grew from the original seeds. The vault has the capacity...

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  • The diet that is best for your heart
The diet that is best for your heart

The Mediterranean diet "is widely reported as one of the healthiest models for preventing cardiovascular disease ", they note, whereas the vegetarian diet is much less well studied - particularly in regard to its potential to offer a heart-healthy alternative for people who are used to eating meat and fish.

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  • Patrick Brown out of Ontario PC leadership race
Patrick Brown out of Ontario PC leadership race

He said his situation also posed too much of a distraction from the party's push to replace the Liberal government with a "pragmatic, moderate, fiscally responsible alternative". Now, Brown is suing CTV over the reporting, which he calls "false, malicious, irresponsible and defamatory". He openly challenges the veracity of CTV's reporting on the or...

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  • 'I am so grateful to be here,' Parkland school shooting survivor says
'I am so grateful to be here,' Parkland school shooting survivor says

Maddy had been shot three times and was barely clinging to life. Other students and teachers returned to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School campus on Sunday to get ready for classes to resume later this week. She underwent three surgeries after the shooting, according to medical staff. Doctors worked for hours to save her life. "Like my...

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  • Why West Virginia Teachers Are On Their First Strike In 28 Years
Why West Virginia Teachers Are On Their First Strike In 28 Years

A teacher and service personnel work stoppage shut down schools throughout West Virginia for a third day Monday, and will continue through today. The strike continued throughout the state on Monday, Feb. "We need a long-term solution", she said . The deal still needs to be approved by the legislature, but Justice said he was optimistic t...

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  • US Embassy to Open in Jerusalem May 14, 2018
US Embassy to Open in Jerusalem May 14, 2018

Furthermore, Netanyahu said that he will speak with US President Donald Trump on how to prevent Iran's regional aggression while in Washington. Maariv added that the U.S. "This is a great moment for the citizens of Israel and this is an historic moment for the State of Israel". He is now offering to help fund the construction of the new embassy, ...

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  • Shahbaz Sharif elected un-opposed acting President of PML-N
Shahbaz Sharif elected un-opposed acting President of PML-N

The apex court's verdict was in response to 17 petitions challenging the controversial Elections Act 2017 , which had been bulldozed through parliament a year ago to pave the way for Nawaz Sharif's return to the PML-N's helm as party president.

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  • Mi Mix 2S: Here's what we know about Xiaomi's big launch
Mi Mix 2S: Here's what we know about Xiaomi's big launch

Xiaomi has officially stated that the company's next smartphone, the Mi Mix 2S will be unveiled on March 27 in China. Today, a screengrab of the "About Screen " page of the Mi MIX 2S showing its key specifications have surfaced. It get the AnTuTu score of 273741. If rumours are to be believed, the smartphone could sport a 5.99-inch bezel-less...

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  • Oakland Mayor's Immigration Alert Prompts Angry Calls
Oakland Mayor's Immigration Alert Prompts Angry Calls

Her office said most calls came from outside of California. Immigration officers are receiving pushback from California politicians. "ICE does not conduct sweeps or raids that target aliens indiscriminately", said ICE spokesman James Schwab.

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  • Bijepur by-poll results: BJD's Rita Sahu leading
Bijepur by-poll results: BJD's Rita Sahu leading

BJP candidate Ashok Panigrahi is trailing behind BJD . Reacting on the win, Patnaik said, "I would like to express my gratitude to the public for showering their blessings on the BJD ". The BJP's party president Amit Shah on a visit to Odisha had declared the party would come to power winning 120 of the state's 147 assembly seats in 2019.

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  • Dolly Parton donates 100 millionth book
Dolly Parton donates 100 millionth book

Now, the two organizations will work together to hold a storytime event the last Friday of each month which will be broadcast in libraries across the nation. Each session will feature a reading of a book for readers up to age 5 along with music and special guests. Much like the incredible legacy of her Imagination Library , Parton used her humble ...

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  • Trump says North Korea talks only under 'right conditions'
Trump says North Korea talks only under 'right conditions'

The American and North Korean delegations sat seats away from each other during the ceremony, but did not appear to interact. Angry relatives of sailors killed in the 2010 sinking of a South Korean warship protested Saturday against the impending visit to the Winter Olympics of a North Korean general blamed for the attack.

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  • '60 Minutes' is Getting Slammed For A
'60 Minutes' is Getting Slammed For A "Creepy" Interview With Jacinda Ardern

The interview was slammed by many on social media as inappropriate, with some calling it "creepy", reports the BBC. Wooley then remarked that "I've met a lot of Prime Ministers in my time, but none so young, not too many so smart, and never one so attractive", as the camera panned across Ardern's face.

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