• India, Pakistan agree to resolve harassment of diplomats issue
India, Pakistan agree to resolve harassment of diplomats issue

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) also issued a statement to confirm the development. Sources had said "India's residential complex in Islamabad was raided by Pakistan agencies who expelled all Pakistani service providers and later disconnected power and water supply" and that "despite the (Pakistani) foreign secretary's assurance, the p...

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  • Kabul ready for talks with Taliban to 'save country'
Kabul ready for talks with Taliban to 'save country'

The Taliban official has also warned Afghan government that the talks of shuttering the Doha office would scuttle the group's offer of talks altogether. In addition, Taliban prisoners could be released and their names removed from global blacklists, while security arrangements could be made for Taliban agreeing to join a process of reconciliation.

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  • Nitish Kumar's JD(U) Sends Strong Warning To Perpetrators Of Violence In Bihar
Nitish Kumar's JD(U) Sends Strong Warning To Perpetrators Of Violence In Bihar

Angry mobs damaged vehicles, torched shops and pelted stones at the police. Reports of several rounds of firing are also coming from Nawada. However, the situation was soon brought under control, Kumar added. In Bihar, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav appealed to the people of the state to remain on high alert against the Bharatiy...

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  • CWG: Sushil Kumar's name now added to entry list
CWG: Sushil Kumar's name now added to entry list

Reigning Olympic high jump champ Derek Drouin and Rio silver medallist Andre De Grasse both withdrew from the games in Australia. Babatoba, a former race-walker himself, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that he was optimistic that Olude, who is representing the country at the Commonwealth Games , would clinch a medal.

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  • Kenyan police detain opposition politician at airport, says lawyer
Kenyan police detain opposition politician at airport, says lawyer

In a statement from Dubai on Friday, Mr. Miguna insists that he has the right to travel in and out of the Kenya whenever he feels like. A Kenyan opposition politician has claimed that he was beaten, drugged and held captive in a lavatory at Nairobi's main worldwide airport for three days before being dragged on to an aircraft and deported ...

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  • Police quiz Israeli PM Netanyahu in corruption case
Police quiz Israeli PM Netanyahu in corruption case

A familiar figure in Washington dating back to the 1980s Reagan administration, Netanyahu most recently had a strained relationship with President Barack Obama, especially over his opposition to the July 2015 Iran nuclear deal promoted by the USA leader.

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  • Elizabeth Esty Under Pressure To Resign Over Abuse Scandal
Elizabeth Esty Under Pressure To Resign Over Abuse Scandal

Esty admits to paying the former chief of staff, Tony Baker, a $5,000 severance - money she said she has personally repaid to the U.S. Treasury - and giving a favorable recommendation to Sandy Hook Promise for a job from which he was apparently fired.

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  • Baton Rouge Officer Is Fired in Alton Sterling Case; Another Is Suspended
Baton Rouge Officer Is Fired in Alton Sterling Case; Another Is Suspended

As the struggle continued Salamoni can then be heard saying, "he's going for the gun", " and fires three shots into Sterling's chest and rolls away from him. But the disciplinary hearings could focus on factors besides justification, such as authorities' determination that Salamoni pointed a gun at Sterling's head early in the encounter, and while ...

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  • Turkish presidential aide talks to French adviser
Turkish presidential aide talks to French adviser

Recalling the commitment of his country against the PKK terror group and its commitment to Turkey's security, he also acknowledged that SDF had "no operational link with this terrorist group". The French official said the Turkish offensive in northern Syria "must stop", saying it is threatening the broader USA -led military campaign against the Isl...

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  • Cresswell will play where needed for West Ham
Cresswell will play where needed for West Ham

Several fans invaded the playing surface, while a coin struck co-chairman David Sullivan's glasses during a toxic atmosphere. Following the climax of the final global break prior to the summer's World Cup , Premier League action returns for the Easter weekend and one particular tie that will have much significance is the fixture between Wes...

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  • Russia conducts second test fire of intercontinental ballistic missile
Russia conducts second test fire of intercontinental ballistic missile

Russian Sarmat strategic missile demonstrated during Russian President Vladimir Putin's address to the Federal Assembly at the Manezh Central Exhibition Hall in Moscow , Russia , March 1, 2018. The Russian Defence Ministry has published a video showing its new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) being test-launched in the north of the c...

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  • Czech Republic extradites alleged Russian hacker Nikulin to US
Czech Republic extradites alleged Russian hacker Nikulin to US

An alleged Russian hacker suspected of stealing 117 million LinkedIn passwords in 2012 appeared in federal court in San Francisco Friday morning after being extradited to the United States following a protracted diplomatic struggle between the USA and Russia.

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  • Megachurch pastor charged with defrauding elderly investors
Megachurch pastor charged with defrauding elderly investors

Caldwell and Smith could not immediately be reached for comment Friday morning. These bonds have been in default since 1939 and the current Chinese Government refuses to recognize the debt. Smith, 55, is the manager of Smith Financial Group in Shreveport. Some people gutted their annuities to invest in the bonds, officials said . The indictmen...

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  • Austin Police Chief Labeled Serial Bomber 'Domestic Terrorist'
Austin Police Chief Labeled Serial Bomber 'Domestic Terrorist'

But Manley has since changed his mind. "I was so focused that we put a stop to it", the chief said, adding that he now felt comfortable calling the bombings domestic terrorism "for what it did to our community". "He's not a terrorist". It's possible that Manley is privy to more evidence about Conditt's motives, and is simply withholding tha...

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  • North Texas mom gets 5 years for voting illegally
North Texas mom gets 5 years for voting illegally

Crystal Mason , of Tarrant County, Texas, was convicted of tax fraud in 2011. Crystal Mason , 43, waived her right to a jury trial and instead opted to have District Judge Ruben Gonzales decide her fate, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported.

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  • He's still missing, with 8 feared dead
He's still missing, with 8 feared dead

Divers for the past four days have been unable to enter the ocean because of its risky conditions, said Mendocino County Sheriff's Office spokesman Greg Van Patten. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services confirmed that CPS tried to make contact with the family on Friday, Monday and Tuesday but were unable to reach them.

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  • Howard University Fires 6 After Financial Aid Investigation
Howard University Fires 6 After Financial Aid Investigation

Students of Howard University in Washington D.C. had the flawless protest anthem as they raised their voices against school officials accused of stealing more than $1million of money meant for low-income scholars. The embezzlement went on for almost a decade, Frederick confirmed Wednesday. "The audit revealed that the combination of University gran...

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  • Trump concedes likely delay on infrastructure
Trump concedes likely delay on infrastructure

The new trade deal agreed upon is "going to level the playing field on steel and cars and trucks coming into this country", said the US President as he told the audience that he might hold it till he has a deal with North Korea . Trump's plan also includes a $50 billion commitment to boosting infrastructure in rural communities "which are too ofte...

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  • Vikings feel QB Teddy Bridgewater has much recovery left ahead of him
Vikings feel QB Teddy Bridgewater has much recovery left ahead of him

Talking to reporters at the NFL's annual meetings, Zimmer said the Vikings' medical stafff was more down on Bridgewater's long-term prognosis than he was. Bridgewater, 25, was a first-round selection via the Vikings back in 2014, 32nd overall choice. The former Louisville star will compete against returning starter Josh McCown and possibly a firs...

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  • Union minister Babul Supriyo barred from visiting troubled areas, FIR filed
Union minister Babul Supriyo barred from visiting troubled areas, FIR filed

Section 144 of the CrPC was imposed in the Asansol-Raniganj area and Supriyo allegedly attacked Kumar to enter the Railpar area in Paschim Burdwan district. In protest, the actress-turned-politician staged a sit-in. The Mamata Banerjee government rushed three senior Indian Police Service officers to Raniganj and Asansol - they are located 20k...

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  • Death notices published Thursday, March 29, 2018
Death notices published Thursday, March 29, 2018

Funeral Liturgy on Holy Thursday, March 29 at 11am. Arrangements entrusted to Hairston Funeral Home, Martinsville, Va. House Private to family each night from 10:30pm until 11am and on the morning of the funeral. Austin Goldsmith; nine sisters and two brothers, Helen Bush, Cecelia Dudley, Nellie Fergeseon, Rose Goegel, Matilda Goldsmith, Ada Ha...

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  • BJP destroying institutions, paper leak destroyed students' hopes: Rahul
BJP destroying institutions, paper leak destroyed students' hopes: Rahul

In the letter to the Delhi Police, the education board stated that the complaint copy was forwarded to the regional office of CBSE on March 24 and to Inspector Sushil Yadav on his Whatsapp. Soon after the Facebook data leaks came to light, fresh reports claimed that the Prime Minister's Narendra Modi app also leaked data. A special team is alread...

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  • Mega Millions Jackpot Now $502 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Now $502 Million

To win, ticket holders need to match the six numbers on their ticket to the six numbers that are drawn. Officials said this is just the fourth time in the lottery's history that the Mega prize will top $500 million. A victor opting for the cash prize would take home more than $300 million, minus state and federal taxes. Mega Millions can be pla...

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  • Not again! Snow warning for Lincoln on Easter Monday
Not again! Snow warning for Lincoln on Easter Monday

Good Friday expected to be the busiest day of the holiday, with 4.45 million individual journeys being taken. Wednesday will start dry before rain develops for Denver and the Front Range in the afternoon. It will also be another unusually cool day for late March with highs stuck in the 40s in the Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins areas. Maximu...

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  • Blue ribbons raise awareness for Child Abuse Prevention Month
Blue ribbons raise awareness for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Andrews says talking about these issues is an important step in breaking cycles of historical trauma that seem to connect different kinds of social ills. Community members can take valuable steps to show support. Children may experience a range of emotional, psychological and physical problems and trauma as a result of being abused or neglected.

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