• Salman Khan to spend the second night at the Jodhpur Central Jail
Salman Khan to spend the second night at the Jodhpur Central Jail

However, the court acquitted them for lack of evidence. #10:25 AM: Salman Khan's bodyguard Shera misbehaves with media outside court. The Bishnoi community was anguished by the poaching incident and had filed a complaint against the stars, saying they heard gunshots being fired shortly after midnight on October 1, 1998.

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  • National Guard to send 250 troops to Texas-Mexico border
National Guard to send 250 troops to Texas-Mexico border

US President Donald Trump said today he wants to send up to 4,000 troops to the border with Mexico , giving a first indication of the size of the surprise deployment. "As the President has repeatedly said, all options are on the table". The law also forbids them from performing tasks of civilian law enforcement unless explicitly authorized, ...

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  • China to further efforts for universal health coverage
China to further efforts for universal health coverage

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts - Minister of State with responsibility for Health the Honourable Wendy C. Phipps will officially address the nation on the observance of World Health Day April 7. She said since 2014 WHO South-East Asia has worked to leverage those opportunities, identifying UHC as a Flagship Priority, and in consultation with Member count...

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  • Donald Trump rehashes 'rape' claims about Mexicans and immigration
Donald Trump rehashes 'rape' claims about Mexicans and immigration

Referring back to the remarks in West Virginia on Thursday night, he said: "They're not putting their good ones". It was not clear how numerous hundreds meant to stay in Mexico or travel on to the United States . The threats of violence and sexual assault faced by Central American women on their journey to the US, which are documented by human...

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  • Doctors Say Sergei Skripal Condition No Longer Critical
Doctors Say Sergei Skripal Condition No Longer Critical

In her first public comment since she and her father, a former Russian spy, were poisoned by a nerve agent, Yulia Skripal said Thursday from a hospital that she's recovering quickly, but the whole ordeal has been "somewhat disorientating".

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  • Menendez Brothers Moved Into Same San Diego Prison Unit
Menendez Brothers Moved Into Same San Diego Prison Unit

Until this week, the last time Lyle and Erik Menendez saw each other was September 10, 1996 , said Robert Rand, a journalist who has covered the case since 1989 and was a consultant for NBC's 2017 TV series on the brothers. Prosecutors argued that the brothers killed their parents in the hope that they would be able to collect the substantial fami...

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  • MoD's global tender to bolster dwindling fighter aircraft fleet
MoD's global tender to bolster dwindling fighter aircraft fleet

The IAF issued the initial tender, known as the Request for Information , to global aircraft companies to manufacture the jets along with an Indian partner. To fulfill short requirement the IAF needs 100 single engine fighter jets . Many of these are the Russian-made MiG aircraft which have been the backbone of the Indian Air Force for decades.

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  • China to fight USA protectionism
China to fight USA protectionism "at any cost"

The US on Tuesday published a list of $50 billion in Chinese imports set to be hit by US tariffs. The ministry also vowed to take "comprehensive countermeasures", according to Xinhua, although it did not add further details. "Compared with the USA list, which focusses on high-tech, China's list is more diversified", said Lu. "International Tr...

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  • Trump slams 'fake' White House Correspondents' Dinner, announces replacement
Trump slams 'fake' White House Correspondents' Dinner, announces replacement

President Donald Trump is not OK with the deal Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt received to rent a room in Washington from the family of an energy lobbyist, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday.

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  • United Nations Urges Israel To 'Reconsider' Cancelled Migrant Deal
United Nations Urges Israel To 'Reconsider' Cancelled Migrant Deal

Meanwhile, outside the meeting in Tel Aviv, dozens of activists demonstrated against deportation from Israel. On Monday night, hours after announcing it, Netanyahu changed course and said he was suspending the deal. "This agreement will ensure that protection is provided to those who need it". Rwandan officials have repeatedly denied an agreeme...

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  • RCMP confirm fatalities after Humboldt Broncos team bus, semi crash
RCMP confirm fatalities after Humboldt Broncos team bus, semi crash

Details on how many people are dead or injured have not been released. Statement from the SJHL's Nipawin Hawks: "Tonight's game is Cancelled". A truck and a bus carrying a hockey team were involved in a fatal collision northeast of Saskatoon on Friday afternoon, said the RCMP, who are at the scene.

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  • Independent Democratic Committee rejoins NYS Senate Dems
Independent Democratic Committee rejoins NYS Senate Dems

Andrew Cuomo and announced Wednesday, the eight-member faction known as the Independent Democratic Conference is reuniting with mainline Democrats. "There is talk about the IDC dissolving and coming back to the Democratic conference", said one person familiar with the talks.

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  • Trump Weighs Additional $100 Billion Tariffs on Chinese Imports
Trump Weighs Additional $100 Billion Tariffs on Chinese Imports

He added that the US Trade Representative had determined that China "has repeatedly engaged in practices to unfairly obtain America's intellectual property ". After the USA unveiled details of its initial $50bn of tariffs, China responded by saying it would impose levies worth the same amount , albeit covering fewer goods of higher value - such a...

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  • Man dies after shot by officers in east Las Vegas
Man dies after shot by officers in east Las Vegas

The officer who shot an IN robbery suspect is one of those officers. The attorney for the man injured in an officer-involved shooting in March, filed a federal lawsuit against the city of Flowood, its mayor, the police chief and the State of Mississippi, Wednesday.

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  • Congressman Blake Farenthold announces resignation amid sex harassment scandal
Congressman Blake Farenthold announces resignation amid sex harassment scandal

The House Ethics Committee announced late past year it would investigate Farenthold for allegations of sexual harassment from his former aide, Lauren Greene, who received the $84,000 settlement after she sued Farenthold in December 2014 for gender discrimination, sexual harassment and a hostile work environment.

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  • Ex-Russian spy's pets found dead in home
Ex-Russian spy's pets found dead in home

Viktoria Skripal said she hoped to travel to Britain to visit Sergei and Yulia, but the British government said Friday it had denied her a visa because her application "did not comply with the immigration rules". There is no indication as to whether they were tested for traces of nerve agent. It has so far pushed 14 different contradictory th...

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  • US open to talks with China, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says
US open to talks with China, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says

China on Friday called on the European Union to take a joint stand against U.S. protectionism as the tit-for-tat trade rift between Washington and Beijing threatened to entangle Europe. In its documents, South Korea said the US measures affect nearly 304 million dollars in washing machine products on which Washington collected 152 million dollars i...

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  • Hamilton facing grid penalty in Bahrain for gearbox change
Hamilton facing grid penalty in Bahrain for gearbox change

Hamilton's Mercedes team revealed that the British driver suffered a hydraulics leak at the curtain-raiser in Melbourne, adding that he was even fortunate to finish the race. But I think it's hard to say from one race. "It's quite a relaxed atmosphere for us because Mercedes know I'm committed to them and they've obviously expressed they're commi...

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  • Ricciardo sets the pace in first practice session
Ricciardo sets the pace in first practice session

Raikkonen, who was third in the opening afternoon session led by Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo , lapped the 5.4km Sakhir circuit in one minute 29.817 seconds. The notable absentee at the sharp end was Max Verstappen , whose Red Bull ground to a halt on track after just two laps with a suspected electrical problem.

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  • Amit Shah equates Opposition parties to snakes, dogs
Amit Shah equates Opposition parties to snakes, dogs

However, the BJP central leadership appears to have taken a pragmatic view considering the emergence of new permutations and combinations across the country. "People of this country will give a befitting reply", he said. Asked if it is not true that there are considerable apprehensions within the ruling BJP about its prospects in the 2019 polls...

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  • Police seek male suspect in Mililani bank robbery
Police seek male suspect in Mililani bank robbery

A bank robbery and an attempted robbery at a jewelery store occurred within an hour of each other Friday on the same street in Antioch, in what police said appeared to be separate incidents. Police said he also robbed the U.S. Bank at 4401 Roosevelt Boulevard on March 27 in Middletown - in the same outfit. Ansonia police said the teller gave the ...

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  • Cooler and breezy Wednesday ahead!
Cooler and breezy Wednesday ahead!

Since we retain a northerly wind flow, look for high temperatures only in the mid 40s with wind chill values down in the 30s. High temperatures of up to 30 degrees Celsius will return to Southern Taiwan on Tuesday , the Central Weather Bureau forecasts.

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  • Asian shares waver as U.S. and China trade threats on tariffs
Asian shares waver as U.S. and China trade threats on tariffs

The tit-for-tat tariffs being traded between the U.S. and China heavily weighed on investor sentiment. The Dow closed up more than 230 points to 24,263, the S&P rose 30 to 2,644, and the NASDAQ finished 100 points higher to close at 7,042.

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  • Mets Win as Conforto Hits Home Run on Return from DL
Mets Win as Conforto Hits Home Run on Return from DL

Outfielders Yoenis Cespedes and Brandon Nimmo have led New York's hitters. Matt Harvey has shown up on time. Furthermore, Steven Matz was shaky in his first start, surrendering two home runs along with three walks, plus the Mets have lost 21 out of Matz' last 28 starts, while the Nationals have rarely lost with Gonzalez on the hill agai...

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  • Mnuchin says there's 'potential for a trade war' with China
Mnuchin says there's 'potential for a trade war' with China

Later in the session, White House economic adviser Robert Kudlow indicated that there were "all kinds of back-channel discussions going on", insisting that China and the United States were not in a trade war. The Dow was down 700 points late in the day. "China will dedicate itself to the end and at any cost and will definitely fight back firmly" ...

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