• Thiruvanchoor comes with tear gas shell
Thiruvanchoor comes with tear gas shell

In 2012, CPI (M) legislator EP Jayarajan had brought two used tear gas grenades to the House to protest alleged police atrocities. "This will result in huge health problems", he said. Between the ruckus, the assembly speaker assured the ruling MLAs to investigate the matter and said that if found violation of the rules, action against Thiruvanchur ...

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  • FIR against Raveena Tandon for shooting inside Lingaraj Temple
FIR against Raveena Tandon for shooting inside Lingaraj Temple

She also said that she has no knowledge of mobile phone restriction inside the temple premises. Mohra girl was accused by the administration of Lingaraja temple in Bhubaneswar for shooting the advertisement in the "No Camera Zone" inside the premises of the 11th century and ASI protected lord Shiva shrine.

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  • Deadline to link Aadhaar likely to be extended
Deadline to link Aadhaar likely to be extended

The CBSE in its order (forms) made it mandatory for the aspiring NEET candidates to fill their Aadhaar . Jain told the Court that the last date for application is March 9 and hence sought urgent listing for interim relief. The court is now in the middle of hearing a constitutional challenge against Aadhaar and its mandatory linking to vari...

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  • Navarro says 'no exclusions' on steel and aluminum tariffs
Navarro says 'no exclusions' on steel and aluminum tariffs

The study also found that sugar trade barriers had caused many sugar-using companies to close or move to foreign markets (e.g., Canada and Mexico) where sugar prices were lower. Johnson said Trump was "taking an terrible lot of risk with the economy" by touting these tariffs. However, Ryan said Tuesday that 232 is "a little too broad" and "...

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  • Air India denies 'any confirmation' for flights to Israel using Saudi Airspace
Air India denies 'any confirmation' for flights to Israel using Saudi Airspace

India's flagship airline said Tuesday it had not received approval for direct flights to Israel over Saudi airspace, hours after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told reporters an agreement for such a route had been reached. Israeli PM Netanyahu had acknowledged that the Israeli national carrier El Al would be at a disadvantage both in term...

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  • CBI moves Delhi court seeking permission for narco test on Karti
CBI moves Delhi court seeking permission for narco test on Karti

The Gujarat Government today said in the legislative Assembly that narco analysis of Congress leader P Chidambaram's son Karti , who is in CBI custody, could be conducted at the Forensic Sciences Laboratory (FSL) based here if the Centre wanted so.

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  • Accountability judge hearing references against Sharifs to get extension, SC told
Accountability judge hearing references against Sharifs to get extension, SC told

Acting on the apex court's order, NAB had initially filed four references against the Sharifs and former finance minister Ishaq Dar. The trial of the accused started on September 14, 2017 and the deadline was expiring on March 13. Three of the references were against the Sharif family - which includes Nawaz Sharif, his children Hassan, Hussain ...

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  • Flight cancellations reported at Bradley
Flight cancellations reported at Bradley

More than 50 million people from Philadelphia to Boston are under winter storm warnings and watches. Carriers scrapped about 2,200 flights scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday to, from, or within the USA, according to FlightAware . The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey is advising travelers to check their flights before arriving at the airport...

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  • Swedish leader warns tariffs 'will hurt us all,' as Trump doubles down
Swedish leader warns tariffs 'will hurt us all,' as Trump doubles down

That figure is based off data from the Department of Commerce's Bureau of Economic Analysis. Mr. Trump is right that the US relationship goes back a long way - Sweden recognized USA independence in 1783, and the first Swedish immigrants landed in DE in 1638, the State Department also points out.

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  • Chelsea Clinton calls Ivanka Trump fair game for tough questions
Chelsea Clinton calls Ivanka Trump fair game for tough questions

Clinton did, however, say that Ivanka should "expect" to be criticized for not only her own actions, or lack thereof, but also the actions of her father. "I think it's a pretty inappropriate question to ask a daughter if she believes the accusers of her father when he's affirmatively stated that there's no truth to it".

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  • European Union to reject Theresa May's trade deal demands in draft negotiating guidelines
European Union to reject Theresa May's trade deal demands in draft negotiating guidelines

The EU would start working towards an arrangement for Britain that was similar to its trade deal with Canada, the draft guidelines said, according to Bloomberg. "Which it described as a partnership that would be: "more than a traditional free trade agreement". In Brussels , Davis's European Union counterpart Michel Barnier meets Arlene Foster,...

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  • Deccan Queen train to have all-female staff on International Women's Day
Deccan Queen train to have all-female staff on International Women's Day

The train was boarded by all women-crew consisting of a motor woman, guard, Ticket Checker and Railway Protection Force (RPF). Jain also said that from tomorrow, train No. "The commercial department has deployed 13 clerks and three tickchecking staff, 11 operating staff (station master and pointsperson) and four RPF personnel".

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  • Guatemala Plans Jerusalem Embassy Move by May
Guatemala Plans Jerusalem Embassy Move by May

Trump's symbolic move drew waves of worldwide criticism when first announced in December 2017 (see WikiTribune's previous coverage). President Jimmy Morales made the announcement in Washington Sunday in an address to the annual conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), an influential pro-Israeli lobbying group.

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  • Sensible gun laws are indeed possible
Sensible gun laws are indeed possible

While the Quinnipiac Poll shows that 97 percent are in favor of universal background checks, pro-gun advocates find the opportunity to play on the fears of those involved in gun culture. Weapons are created to achieve a certain objective and should be restricted to that goal. Almost all of these tragedies used military-level assault rifles that c...

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  • South African Triathlete to Undergo Surgery
South African Triathlete to Undergo Surgery

De la Porte said she spent the whole day with Gwala at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital. He is conscious. The circumstances seem really freaky and I haven't quite got to grips with exactly what happened. "Absolutely disgusting! How safe are we on SA roads?". Police spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane said an attempted murder case had...

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  • Syama Prasad Mookerjee's bust vandalised in Kolkata, six detained
Syama Prasad Mookerjee's bust vandalised in Kolkata, six detained

The men, wearing saffron T-shirts used a bulldozer to raze the statue of Lenin, installed just months ago by the CPM govt in Tripura. Past year also there were reports of Ambedkar statue vandalism in Meerut and Muzaffarnagar. "BJP supporters do not need to demolish statues of Communist leaders, for the Communists are withering away", said Rahul S...

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  • United Kingdom can expect a 'stronger' relationship with Saudi Arabia after Brexit
United Kingdom can expect a 'stronger' relationship with Saudi Arabia after Brexit

We have yet to receive anything from authorities", Air India spokesman Praveen Bhatnagar told i24NEWS on Tuesday. No breakthrough is expected on the UK's bid to stage the listing of Saudi Aramco , the world's largest oil company, on the London Stock Exchange.

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  • Karnataka Lokayukta PV Shetty stabbed; BJP blames Congress: 10 developments
Karnataka Lokayukta PV Shetty stabbed; BJP blames Congress: 10 developments

The attack was filmed on security cameras. According to early reports, Karnataka Lokayukta Vishwanath Shetty had gone to his office for a hearing when a man named Tejas Sharma allegedly attacked him with a knife. Amid reports of a security breach, Siddaramaiah said he had asked police to look into it and take action. "It looks like he has att...

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  • Wolfe Research Reiterates
Wolfe Research Reiterates "Market Perform" Rating for EQT Midstream Partners (NYSE:EQM)

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 41.14% of the company's stock. Tinicum Inc who had been investing in Kennametal Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.52B market cap company. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, June 14 by Seaport Global. (NYSE:HCHC). Northern Trust invested 0% of its portfolio in HC2 ...

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  • State Lawmakers Hope To Help Teachers' Pay
State Lawmakers Hope To Help Teachers' Pay

The Oklahoma Education Association met with state school superintendents Tuesday and set a deadline for lawmakers to fund pay raises for teachers. Those breaks may include exempting teachers in the state from income tax. "What we are pushing for is to ramp up pressure on the Legislature and then work with the districts to close schools" if the ...

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  • Restrictions in parts of Srinagar, Shopian
Restrictions in parts of Srinagar, Shopian

Mirwaiz said as no responsibility is fixed for these killings and there is no accountability, the highly worrisome reality is that the lives of the people of Kashmiris is perpetually at greater risk as "they are at the mercy of the forces".

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"No more stars in United States except me" - Trump mocks 2018 Oscars

Reasoning out, the president tweeted on Tuesday morning that the problem behind the lowest rated Oscar is that the industry does not have Stars anymore. " The Shape of Water " emerged as the big victor with four honours at the event, where stars mostly stayed away from the industry's concerns over Trump's administration - a contrast from a politics...

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  • Conrad Sangma takes oath as Meghalaya chief minister
Conrad Sangma takes oath as Meghalaya chief minister

The NPP, which secured 19 seats on its own, has the backing of six United Democratic Party (UDP) legislators, four People's Democratic Front (PDF) MLAs, two each from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Hill State People's Democratic Party (HSPDP) MLAs and an independents, taking the combined strength of the alliance to 34.

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  • United Nations begins aid delivery to rebel-held suburbs of Damascus
United Nations begins aid delivery to rebel-held suburbs of Damascus

Rami Abdurrahman, director of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, says there has been no letup to the government's assault on the rebel-held suburbs. Hours after the truce is meant to come into effect, the United Nations says fighting continues, making relief operations impossible. Rebels have consistently denied this accusation and say pe...

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  • Delhi HC issues notice to ED on Nirav Modi-owned firm's plea
Delhi HC issues notice to ED on Nirav Modi-owned firm's plea

Raids across Nirav Modi's establishments and properties have, according to ED's claims, yielded over Rs 6000 crore, which included luxury cars like the Rolls Royce Ghost and Porsche Panamera, two Mercedes Benz GL class, three Honda cars and a Toyota Fortuner.

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