• Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland results Saturday; will BJP expand Northeast footprint?
Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland results Saturday; will BJP expand Northeast footprint?

He said that the people of Tripura "strongly wished for change" and want a BJP government in the state. With both the exit polls predicting a hung assembly with the NPP emerging as the single largest party, it will be interesting to see whether or not the two parties join hands to form the next government in the state.

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  • Sheriff: Ind. deputy shot in pursuit won't survive
Sheriff: Ind. deputy shot in pursuit won't survive

He says Pickett is married and has two young boys. A Boone County deputy will not survive injuries after getting shot in the line of duty while assisting Lebanon police Friday morning. A father and son duo, 55-year-old John Baldwin Sr. and 28-year-old John Baldwin Jr., were also taken into custody. Baldwin Jr. got back into the vehicle and was ...

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  • Dolly Parton announces '9 to 5' remake in the works
Dolly Parton announces '9 to 5' remake in the works

The plot would, again, centre around three young women facing sexism in the workplace, but would see the new trio turning to the characters from the original movie for help. Dolly Parton , Jane Fonda, and Lily Tomlin starred in the award-winning comedy as secretaries who were sick and exhausted of their "sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical b...

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  • Numis Securities Reaffirms
Numis Securities Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Weir Group (LON:WEIR)

Prologis Inc now has $32.57B valuation. About 1,997 shares traded. It has outperformed by 2.04% the S&P500. In a report revealed to investors on today, Peel Hunt reconfirmed their "Sell" rating on Foxtons Group PLC (LON:FOXT)'s stock. The stock of Foxtons Group PLC (LON:FOXT) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 26. The lowest target...

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  • Lonzo Ball gets six steals in Lakers win
Lonzo Ball gets six steals in Lakers win

The Miami Heat are averaging 101.1 points on 45.2 percent shooting and allowing 101.6 points on 45.1 percent shooting. Against the Heat , the Lakers' offense had one of their best nights of the season. "He has a great feel of the game". In those two games, the Lakers are averaging 30 assists. Goran Dragic has been feast or starvation o...

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  • Iowa Men win Big Ten Tourney Opener over IL
Iowa Men win Big Ten Tourney Opener over IL

Neither team had anyone stand out extensively on the offensive end, but both squads finished the game with four players in double figures. But the Wolverines still somehow advanced to play Nebraska in today's tournament quarterfinals. The Illini then closed the gap to a field goal at 61-59 and 63-61 before Iowa went on a 7-0 surge fueled by a B...

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  • Edinburgh Airport open but Easyjet and Ryanair flights cancelled
Edinburgh Airport open but Easyjet and Ryanair flights cancelled

In Ireland, Ryanair has cancelled all its flights to and from Cork and Kerry, as well as a number of flights serving its home airport, Dublin. Dubliners Paddy and Pamela O'Connor, and their friends Joseph and Geraldine Byrne, were due to catch a flight to Alicante in Spain, and made it as far as the gate before it was cancelled.

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  • May sets out plans to maintain frictionless trade after Brexit
May sets out plans to maintain frictionless trade after Brexit

She said: " If this is cherry picking, then every trade arrangement is cherry picking ". " Theresa May must now prove once and for all that she has the authority and vision to negotiate Britain's exit from the European Union ". "Our departure poses particular challenges for Northern Ireland and for Ireland". May said: "I have consistently put...

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  • Ancient burial site found in Gulf of Mexico off Florida
Ancient burial site found in Gulf of Mexico off Florida

Despite the murky water, several aqua archaeologists measured and marked the ocean floor with the help of laser guided equipment. After a year and a half of investigating, they could firmly say that the area that measures less than an acre was an inland, peat-bottomed, freshwater pond used for burial from the Early Archaic Period.

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  • Bomb Hurled at Polling Station in Nagaland, Man Injured
Bomb Hurled at Polling Station in Nagaland, Man Injured

According to the chief electoral officer, a village council member received minor injury in a leg in a blast at a room adjacent to a polling station in Tizit village under Tizit constituency in Monday district. The saffron party has fielded candidates from the remaining 20 seats. Neiphiu Rio has been chief minister for over a decade during NPF ru...

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  • Williamson in, Taylor out for third ODI
Williamson in, Taylor out for third ODI

The manner of the 26-year-old's performance in the second ODI, helping restrict New Zealand to 223 and then taking England home with an 11th ODI half-century, spoke volumes for his preparation in the United Kingdom before coming out to New Zealand.

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  • Melania Trump got her green card through 'Einstein visa' program. But how?
Melania Trump got her green card through 'Einstein visa' program. But how?

The Slovenia-born Melania Trump has been a US citizen since 2006, but some, like The Washington Post , are questioning how she was able to secure her EB-1 visa in the first place. Michael Wildes , a lawyer for Mr Trump, told the Post she was "more than amply qualified and solidly eligible". "There is no reason to adjudicate her petition public...

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  • Monica Lewinsky: Clinton affair was a 'gross abuse of power'
Monica Lewinsky: Clinton affair was a 'gross abuse of power'

Monica Lewinsky has described Whitewater counsel Ken Starr as "creepy" following a chance encounter between the pair at a Manhattan restaurant. The past few months have seen people across the globe taking a stand against inequality and calling out the mistreatment of women, with the Me Too and Time's Up movements shedding light on the horri...

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  • PSL 3: Peshawar Zalmi defeats Islamabad United by 34 runs
PSL 3: Peshawar Zalmi defeats Islamabad United by 34 runs

In Points Table, unbeaten Karachi Kings possess the top position with 6 points followed by Multan Sultans which have 4 points. Earlier, Quetta Gladiators hunted in packs as all their bowlers delivered and contributed in restricting Islamabad.

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  • Australian trade minister hopeful about local exports exempt from new United States tariffs
Australian trade minister hopeful about local exports exempt from new United States tariffs

Trudeau says he has spoken with Trump numerous times to press Canada's case about the potential impact of trade-limiting tariffs and will continue to do so, but it wasn't immediately clear how recently the two leaders had spoken. A top economist told CNBC on Friday that Trump's proposed tariffs - which Democrats and Republicans alike have slammed...

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  • Burmese Python Snake Devours Entire Deer In Florida
Burmese Python Snake Devours Entire Deer In Florida

An invasive Burmese python's eyes were a little bigger than its stomach when it chose to devour a white-tailed deer fawn. Biologists believe they've discovered the biggest predator-to-prey ratio ever recorded after spotting a Burmese python that ate a white-tailed deer at a Florida State park, WPLG reports.

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  • Jaspal Atwal row: India slams Justin Trudeau's defence of Canadian official
Jaspal Atwal row: India slams Justin Trudeau's defence of Canadian official

Despite a concerted effort by Team Trudeau to close the file on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's diplomatically disastrous tour of India, the Conservatives are using every parliamentary tool at their disposal to keep it at the top of the political news cycle.

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  • No agreement between Israel and Poland on 'Holocaust Law'
No agreement between Israel and Poland on 'Holocaust Law'

The highly-controversial Polish Holocaust law went into effect on Thursday as Polish and Israeli representatives were meeting in Jerusalem in an attempt to resolve the bitter rift between the countries. "We are here open and ready to answer all the questions and clarify whatever is left to be clarified with regard to the anti-defamation law", Cicho...

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  • Convention - APC National Caucus Meets Today, NEC Tomorrow
Convention - APC National Caucus Meets Today, NEC Tomorrow

Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello broke the news to reporters yesterday after the party's National Executive Council (NEC) meeting in Abuja . According to Bello, "the NEC met today (Tuesday) and major decisions in line with the constitution of the party".

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  • Doping whistleblower's lawyer blasts International Olympic Committee over Russian Federation reinstatement
Doping whistleblower's lawyer blasts International Olympic Committee over Russian Federation reinstatement

The decision by the International Olympic Committee appears to be an attempt to draw a line under the state-concocted doping scandal that tarnished the 2014 Olympics in Sochi. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has lifted Russia's suspension with immediate effect. "Loads of nerves were burnt both on our and their behalf, as well as on beha...

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  • Two more men held over deadly Leicester explosion
Two more men held over deadly Leicester explosion

As a result of a detailed and painstaking round-the-clock examination of the scene, undertaken in appalling weather conditions, and many other types of enquiries, officers arrested three men on Wednesday, all in their 30s. Five people died following the blast on Sunday evening, while another five people were taken to hospital. "We owe it to them to...

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  • Saudi envoy reiterates Riyadh support for Beirut
Saudi envoy reiterates Riyadh support for Beirut

There have been widespread reports since then that Riyadh had pressured him to resign from his post but the situation was later resolved relatively peacefully. Western officials have privately criticised Saudi Arabia over the move against Hariri, which they feared could destabilise a country that is hosting some 1.5 million refugees from the conf...

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  • Three Del City middle school students in custody following threat
Three Del City middle school students in custody following threat

The gun was located and confiscated. Hello Parents, this message is to notify you of an incident that happened at Hubert Middle School this morning. Student safety is and will always remain a top priority. One of these reports has resulted in the arrest of a juvenile for threats made at school. It's unclear if the suspect was apprehended, but...

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  • State approves Javelin missile sale to Ukraine
State approves Javelin missile sale to Ukraine

Earlier it was reported that on March 1, the U.S. Department of State approved the proposed sale of the Javelin anti-tank missile systems to Ukraine for $47 million. "Ukraine will have no difficulty absorbing this system into its armed forces", the statement says. Russia has returned to Ukraine two of its border guards captured in October 2017, i...

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  • Catalonia independence: Carles Puigdemont withdraws bid for presidency
Catalonia independence: Carles Puigdemont withdraws bid for presidency

Carles Puigdemont , ousted by Madrid from Catalonia's regional presidency last October after an abortive push to secede from Spain , says he is "provisionally" withdrawing his candidacy to lead the region in favour of a colleague now behind bars awaiting prosecution for sedition.

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