• BJP office attacked, Raja expresses regret
BJP office attacked, Raja expresses regret

Raja expressed regret for the earlier post which sparked outrage. Tripura's royal family scion Jishnu Debbarma is the BJP nominee for Charilam assembly constituency (reserved for tribals), where election was countermanded following the death of the Communist Party of India-Marxist candidate and it would be held on Monday.

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  • India's top court upholds marriage in alleged case of
India's top court upholds marriage in alleged case of "Love Jihad"

Hadiya, 24, can now live her husband, accused of being an ISIS recruiter, the top court said, setting aside a Kerala High Court order that had annulled the marriage and sent her to parental custody in May previous year. She had shown the courage to stand upright and tell the Supreme Court what she wanted. Earlier during the day, the apex court ...

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  • Senate Democrats are in big trouble
Senate Democrats are in big trouble

Democrats , based on some early special election result successes in state legislative races and a potential success in next week's special election in Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District, believe they can gain the 24 seats they need to take back majority control in the House of Representatives.

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  • More in U.S. believe Pope Francis 'too liberal, naive'
More in U.S. believe Pope Francis 'too liberal, naive'

Criticising "the patronising platitudes that women have heard from a succession of popes and cardinals", she said, "we are the leaven in the bread". According to Zuzanna Radzik, a Polish theologian with a focus on Christian-Jewish relations, the beauty of the Catholic tradition, from its liturgy to its sacraments, "nourishes" her, and hence she f...

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  • United States trade deficit up
United States trade deficit up

Apple may have the most to lose if Trump's tariffs define imported goods as all items produced in China . The US is said to be considering clamping down on Chinese investment and imposing tariffs on a broad range of goods to punish Beijing over unfair intellectual-property practices as part of an ongoing US investigation ordered by Trump....

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  • Curious Emperor penguins 'take a selfie' in Antarctica
Curious Emperor penguins 'take a selfie' in Antarctica

Apparently, this also includes penguins. According to ABC News , Eddie Gault , a member of the Australian Antarctic Program, left his camera at the Auster Rookery, a penguin breeding ground. The Australian Antarctic Division is a division of the Australian Government's Department of the Environment and Energy . "I duly moved away and bingo, ...

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  • Woman Who Stood Up to Racism Graces Canada's First Vertical Bank Note
Woman Who Stood Up to Racism Graces Canada's First Vertical Bank Note

Following the event, she was prosecuted for tax evasion. Haligonians will get their first look at the new $10 bill featuring civil rights pioneer Viola Desmond on Wednesday. She is also the first non-royal woman on a regularly circulating Canadian bank note. The back side features the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, meant to shine a light on ...

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  • Burlington responds to National School Walkout Day
Burlington responds to National School Walkout Day

Some superintendents have said they will suspend students for participating in protests. The walkout lasted about 15 minutes. That date will mark a month after the Parkland High School massacre. "This is our generation being killed". Good morning, parents, this is Principal Brad Walston. "For those with significant attendance issues, there may be...

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  • Light metro project: Govt concerned about financial liability
Light metro project: Govt concerned about financial liability

With great dismay and reluctance, DMRC is compelled to notify the state government that we would like to withdraw from the Light Metro projects altogether", the letter said. To a question whether a lobby comprising key government officials wanted to keep the DMRC away from the project, Mr. Sreedharan said that was unlikely, though a few individua...

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  • Man United and Arsenal in race to sign talented 25-year-old
Man United and Arsenal in race to sign talented 25-year-old

United have lacked balance at times in midfield this season, with manager Jose Mourinho turning to youngster Scott McTominay in recent weeks. United, however, might face competition to sign the Frenchman as Liverpool , Tottenham and Arsenal are also said to be interested in signing the 25-year-old.

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  • Papua New Guinea hit by latest 6.8 quake
Papua New Guinea hit by latest 6.8 quake

Israel, one of the first countries to send aid to Papua New Guinea, delivered forty generators on Thursday, March 8, which will help provide assistance to communities affected by the quake. It destroyed buildings, flattened several villages, caused massive landslides, severed communications and damaged many roads. Prime Minister O'Neill says the ...

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  • WPX Energy (WPX) Given New $20.00 Price Target at Bank of America
WPX Energy (WPX) Given New $20.00 Price Target at Bank of America

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) has risen 24.16% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 131.48% the S&P500. Mark Kingdon decreased its stake in Wpx Energy Inc (WPX) by 42.31% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Fulton police say newest threats against Fulton High School are unfounded
Fulton police say newest threats against Fulton High School are unfounded

The former student who allegedly brought a gun onto campus at U.S. Grant High School in Oklahoma City is in custody. The gun was found in a student's vehicle. School officials told parents they could pick up their children at the designated area, but were not allowed inside the school building. Nearby elementary schools, including Van Buren, Co...

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  • Lalu dares Nitish to ask PM to accord special status to Bihar
Lalu dares Nitish to ask PM to accord special status to Bihar

Bihar, under the chief ministership of Nitish, has been seeking a special category status for the last several years and the CM had even staged "Adhikaar rally" in the national capital to press for the same. "Nitish must play that speech recording in front of the PM", a tweet on Mr Yadav's official Twitter handle said. The issue is likely to snow...

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  • Gov. Mark Dayton Proposes Safe and Secure School Act
Gov. Mark Dayton Proposes Safe and Secure School Act

A lot of them are challenging our government, our police force, and our school administrators to help. More than 2,000 local high students left their classrooms to march to the Capitol, and St. "We need laws to change; thoughts and prayers aren't enough". "When a student is expelled from school ... we can't just let them go out into the streets, or...

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  • Mississippi Legislature Approves Bill Banning Abortions After 15 Weeks
Mississippi Legislature Approves Bill Banning Abortions After 15 Weeks

Tamarra Wieder, a spokeswoman for Planned Parenthood Advocates of IN and Kentucky, said the bill uses intentionally inflammatory language. "I think that banning abortions with the language in this bill would be the best thing we could do". IN lawmakers are seeking to create new abortion laws. "These bills are not a part of the governor's legislat...

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  • Massive Study of Fake News May Reveal Why It Spreads So Easily
Massive Study of Fake News May Reveal Why It Spreads So Easily

Now, researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are taking a look at the issue in one of the largest studies to date. You may want to blame the virality of lies on the bots , those tiny software programs disguised as people.

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  • NEET application deadline extended till March 12
NEET application deadline extended till March 12

Abid Ali Yusuf Bhai Patel's niece is a NEET aspirant and the last date of filing the form is Friday (March 9). "The candidates may submit online fees up to March 13 till 11.50pm", a senior official said. The UIDAI was responding to a plea which challenged the decision of CBSE making Aadhaar number or Aadhaar enrollment number mandatory for students...

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  • Men arrested after student films 'we hate blacks' chant
Men arrested after student films 'we hate blacks' chant

Two male voices can be heard chanting "we hate the blacks", "oh, ah, fuck the blacks" and "sign the Brexit papers". " Leave her alone " one female can be heard saying, in a possible attempt to intervene. Nottingham Police tweeted Rufaro: " Our team will be able to take the details of this incident and see what can be done ". "We value being a d...

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  • Washington latest state to ban bump stock devices
Washington latest state to ban bump stock devices

Washington is one of more than 20 states to introduce legislation seeking to ban the devices after the October 1 attack in Nevada - the deadliest in modern USA history. It earlier cleared the Senate and now heads to Gov. Jay Inslee. However, emails between legislators and constituents, as well as among legislators, would be considered private und...

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  • Christina Morris' family alerted after remains found in Anna
Christina Morris' family alerted after remains found in Anna

I know she's proud of us for not giving up. Morris' mother appeared at the site of the investigation Thursday morning, according to WFAA-TV . She was accompanied by two other women, all holding large bouquets of flowers. Arochi, 27, is eligible for parole in 30 years and is appealing his life sentence. Arochi said Morris was never in his vehic...

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  • American Tower Corp (AMT) Receives Average Recommendation of
American Tower Corp (AMT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

The firm operates kidney dialysis centers and provides related lab services in outpatient dialysis centers. The institutional investor held 121,212 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $16.57M, up from 114,475 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Kroger on Track in Q4, FY17
Kroger on Track in Q4, FY17

Andra AP fonden now owns 148,200 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,973,000 after acquiring an additional 26,900 shares in the last quarter. The company, which also owns the Ralphs, Dillons and King Soopers supermarkets, said it earned $854 million, or 96 cents per share, in the fourth quarter, helped by a $957 million tax benefit, with a...

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  • Los Angeles Rams Trade For CB Aqib Talib
Los Angeles Rams Trade For CB Aqib Talib

Bradley Roby is expected to assume Talib's starting outside cornerback position, but the Broncos' depth behind their starters is shaky at best. The Broncos also tried to work a deal with the San Francisco 49ers , but Talib apparently vetoed it.

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  • Man City can't compare to Barca, Madrid yet: Guardiola
Man City can't compare to Barca, Madrid yet: Guardiola

The first time came in the 2015/16 season where they reached the semi-finals. Guardiola handed Foden his second start in the Champions League and, in doing so, the 17-year-old midfielder became the youngest English player to play in a Champions League knock-out match, as well as the youngest to play in a knock-out game for an English club.

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