• Israeli soldier jailed for fatal shooting to be freed early
Israeli soldier jailed for fatal shooting to be freed early

It showed Sharif, 21, lying wounded on the ground, shot along with another Palestinian after stabbing and wounding a soldier, according to the army. An Israeli soldier convicted of manslaughter for shooting dead a prone Palestinian assailant in a case that divided the country had his sentence reduced by a third Monday by a military parole board.

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  • Narendra Modi congratulates Vladimir Putin on reelection as Russian president
Narendra Modi congratulates Vladimir Putin on reelection as Russian president

President Putin thanked the Indian leader for the phone call and conveyed his commitment to further strengthen India-Russia relations in all spheres, and also his good wishes for the continued progress of India and its people, a press statement here said.

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  • President Trump Signs Off on New Sanctions Against Venezuela Over Currency
President Trump Signs Off on New Sanctions Against Venezuela Over Currency

The measure comes after the Trump administration banned American investors from buying newly issued Venezuelan bonds from either the government or the state-run oil company, PDVSA. Venezuela's government has been slowly running out of money for years. He said his work on what would become the petro began when he returned to Venezuela in 2015...

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  • 'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon running for New York Governor
'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon running for New York Governor

Nixon has also been openly critical of the man who once handed her an Emmy. "Half the kids in our upstate cities live below the poverty line". "How did we let this happen?" she asks. Nixon has already begun to poke holes in what Cuomo is presenting as progressive bonafides. Nixon's other co-stars, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kim Cattrall, have yet t...

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  • Kushner Companies routinely filed false paperwork with NY officials
Kushner Companies routinely filed false paperwork with NY officials

The Associated Press reported that the company in 2015 bought thee apartment buildings in Queens . According to the Associated Press , when Kushner Cos. The Housing Rights Initiative, a NY tenants-rights organization which uses "a data driven and systematic approach to investigating real estate fraud and connecting tenants to legal support",...

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  • Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case
Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case

Daler was subsequently arrested and released on bail after a few days. He was sentenced to two years in jail and was later granted bail. The police had registered a case against Mehndi, his brother Shamsher Singh - who died last October - and two others after it was alleged that the accused took money from people on the pretext of helping them se...

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  • KCR, Mamata flash anti-BJP new coalition 'for the people' sans Congress
KCR, Mamata flash anti-BJP new coalition 'for the people' sans Congress

To a specific question on the federal front's leadership, Rao said the leader will be selected from among the coalition's members. "But one thing is sure the BJP will have to pay dearly for its arrogance and misrule", said a Bengal Minister when asked to comment on whether it was possible to keep the Congress out of a comprehensive system of alli...

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  • Shamispeak: cricketer says Hasin hid her first marriage from him
Shamispeak: cricketer says Hasin hid her first marriage from him

One of the many allegations Hasin Jahan has made against her husband Shami was the involvement of the India cricketer in match-fixing. His flight was from South Africa via Dubai. I went to meet my sister from the airport. I have been tortured, there is no fault of mine; I do not ask for your support, I only appeal that you just keep your eye on...

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  • Aarushi Murder Case: SC Accepts Plea Challenging Talwar Couple's Acquittal
Aarushi Murder Case: SC Accepts Plea Challenging Talwar Couple's Acquittal

On May 16, 2008, 13-year-old Aarushi was found dead in her room. As the Uttar Pradesh Police drew flak over a shoddy probe into the case which was making national headlines, then chief minister Mayawati had recommended a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

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  • 2 polio workers killed, three abducted by terrorists in Pak
2 polio workers killed, three abducted by terrorists in Pak

Mehmood Aslman, Mohmand Agency's political agent, told CNN that both of the male workers were shot during an inspection with two of their other co-workers by an unknown gunman . In 2011, US intelligence officials used a fake vaccination program was used as part of the search for Osama Bin Laden. Pakistan is one of only two countries in the wor...

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  • A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo - Audiobook
A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo - Audiobook

So, "It turns out, in a complete coincidence, we also wrote a book about Mike Pence's rabbit that has also been published", Oliver said on Sunday's show. Oliver explained the difference between the two bunny books. But that's not the only book about Marlon Bundo to go on sale this week. The audiobook has an all-star cast, including Jim Parsons...

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  • Russian Federation announces plan to expel 23 British diplomats
Russian Federation announces plan to expel 23 British diplomats

Czech Foreign Minister Martin Stropnicky called it an "absurd accusation". Boris Johnson labelled Russia's counter-measures "futile" as the diplomatic row over the nerve agent attack on a Russian ex-spy rumbled on. But Russian lawmaker Konstantin Kosachev blamed Britain for the escalating tensions. Mrs May said the Government had "anticipated" ...

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  • Labor concedes South Australian election
Labor concedes South Australian election

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has claimed the Liberals' South Australian election victory as an endorsement of his national energy policy, while Labor is seizing on a Victorian by-election victory to claim political momentum. "Jay Weatherill said this was a referendum on energy policy", Turnbull said in Sydney. "There are not too many more import...

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  • NCAA Tournament Kansas State Basketball Game Online
NCAA Tournament Kansas State Basketball Game Online

The Retrievers secured their underdog legacy in sports lore, alongside Buster Douglas, the 1980 United States Olympic hockey team and Joe Namath's Jets. "But now it's time to say goodbye to the game I love". Lyles had as many turnovers as he had points (four). They scored 43 points in the entire game today vs Kansas St.

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  • Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats in spy attack row
Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats in spy attack row

Turnout was almost 52 per cent by 1400 GMT, electoral officials said. Russian servicemen vote at a polling station in Saint Petersburg on March 18, 2018. In fact, he may be banking on confrontation with global players this election. Russians in Crimea will be able to vote on Sunday, which coincides with the fourth anniversary of the peninsula's...

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  • Putin Re-Elected as Russian President
Putin Re-Elected as Russian President

Opposition leader Navalny is expected to call for anti-Putin protests demanding a re-run of an election he says was neither free nor fair. "What, am I going to sit here until I am 100 years old? No". Selfie competitions, giveaways, food festivals and children's entertainers were laid on at polling stations in a bid to entice voters. But emp...

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  • Geelani quits Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, to remain head of Hurriyat Conference faction
Geelani quits Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, to remain head of Hurriyat Conference faction

The TeH spokesman said after Geelani's resignation, it was unanimously decided by the participants to appoint Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai as interim chairman till fresh elections are held later this year. The NIA had arrested Altaf Ahmad Shah alias Altaf Fantoosh, the son-in-law of firebrand separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani, among others in connection w...

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  • BJP has learnt lessons from defeat: Yogi
BJP has learnt lessons from defeat: Yogi

BJP's Allahabad MP Shyama Charan Gupta said that the overconfidence of party leaders was responsible for the electoral loss. The BJP had won the Gorakhpur seat in 1989 and has held it since then, while Phulpur once represented by India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru fell into BJP's kitty when the Modi wave swept over India in 2014.

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  • Facebook Shares Slide After Reports Of Data Misuse
Facebook Shares Slide After Reports Of Data Misuse

According to the Times, ahead of the 2014 midterm elections, Cambridge Analytica received a $15 million investment from Republican donor Robert Mercer, and "wooed" Mercer political adviser Steve Bannon, better known Donald Trump's former chief White House strategist and the ex-executive chairman of Breitbart News.

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  • China promotes deputy to be new central bank governor
China promotes deputy to be new central bank governor

From the comfort of working behind-the-scenes, China's new Vice-Prime Minister Liu He - a close confidant of President Xi Jinping - has been brought into the limelight to defend the economy that is facing mounting debt and a possible trade war with the United States.

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  • 'Good progress' toward Brexit transition deal with EU
'Good progress' toward Brexit transition deal with EU

He has said previously that the transition period could take up to five years. Other issues to be resolved in negotiations include the status of European Union citizens arriving in Britain during a transition period - when Britain will continue to follow European Union law in return for access to the bloc's single market for a period of up to...

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  • Cong govt in Karna to recommend religious minority tag to Lingayats
Cong govt in Karna to recommend religious minority tag to Lingayats

It has accused the Siddaramaiah government of dividing the society to draw political mileage ahead of the assembly elections this year. It was also chose to forward the same to the Central Government for notifying under Section 2 (C) of the Central Minority Commission Act.

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  • Putin, after re-election, laughs off question about running for another term
Putin, after re-election, laughs off question about running for another term

Putin is so certain of winning that authorities are investing instead in massive get-out-the-vote efforts to produce a turnout that would embolden the Russian leader both domestically and internationally. Yevgeny, a 43-year-old mechanic voting in central Moscow , said he briefly wondered whether it was worth voting. His lawyer Ivan Zhdanov said ...

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  • School bomb threats at many North Yorkshire schools
School bomb threats at many North Yorkshire schools

We are working with schools to offer reassurance and address any concerns. It is not yet known if any schools in Richmondshire received a hoax warning. Minster FM understands a handful of schools have been sent an email but Police won't confirm which ones. "We have advised all schools in the county that this is a hoax".

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"Women Are Absolutely Equal To Men": Saudi Crown Prince

TV appearance. The deal was reportedly reached by Trump after a December phone call with Saudi Arabia's King Salman , and may include military strategies to keep control of the region's rich natural resources such as oil. There were movie theaters in Saudi Arabia . Asked if he would run the country for 50 years or if anything could prevent ...

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