• Pravin Togadia quits as President after three decades
Pravin Togadia quits as President after three decades

The newly-elected VHP president, VK Kokje, nominated Alok Kumar to replace Togadia as the new global working president of the outfit. He emphasised his "commitment" to build a Ram temple in Ayodhya, and the imposition of a Uniform Civil Code in the country.

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  • Germany's Merkel backs joint strike on Syrian regime
Germany's Merkel backs joint strike on Syrian regime

He said Germany is in touch with France on the chemical attack in the town of Douma in Eastern Ghouta, which killed 78 civilians and injured hundreds of others. Explosions were heard in the Syrian capital Damascus early Saturday, as US President Donald Trump announced the punitive strikes in a joint operation with France and Britain.

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  • Daniel Ricciardo storms to Chinese Grand Prix win with sensational drive
Daniel Ricciardo storms to Chinese Grand Prix win with sensational drive

Vettel's move across to the right to block his team-mate Raikkonen at the start kept the German in the lead, probably irritated the Ferrari team something chronic, and mixed up the frontrunners as soon as the lights went out. Lap 40: Ricciardo out-brakes Hamilton in the chicane for third place. It was not the first time Mercedes had been caught ...

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  • National group rallies to support 2nd Amendment rights at state Capitol
National group rallies to support 2nd Amendment rights at state Capitol

Saturday's rallies, under the banner of "Americans for America", were scheduled in part as a response to the March For Our Lives on March 24 and school walkouts that took place on March 14 - both nationwide events organized after 17 people were shot and killed at a high school in Parkland, Florida, and both events that included signs and speake...

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  • Russian Federation demands UN Security Council condemn Syria missile attack but fails
Russian Federation demands UN Security Council condemn Syria missile attack but fails

Although the operation was secretly unfolding for hours before the first impact on Saturday , it only took minutes from the first to the last detonation from 105 precision-guided missile strikes on three Syrian chemical weapons targets, officials said.

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  • Trump lawyer Michael Cohen denies traveling to Prague
Trump lawyer Michael Cohen denies traveling to Prague

Filings from Cohen's attorneys asked the court to stop federal prosecutors from examining records seized during raids on Cohen's office, home, hotel room and safety deposit box. They allegedly discussed a "coverup and damage limitation operation in an attempt to prevent the full details of Trump's relationship with Russian Federation being expose...

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  • Rumors of Attacks on an Iranian Base in Syria Flood Social Media
Rumors of Attacks on an Iranian Base in Syria Flood Social Media

U.S., British and French forces hit Syria with air strikes overnight in response to an alleged poison gas attack that killed dozens of people last week. Earlier Saturday morning, the United States, in cooperation with Britain and France, attacked Syrian military facilities reportedly related to Syria's chemical weapons capabilities.

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  • Hundreds rally for gun rights in Carson City
Hundreds rally for gun rights in Carson City

Janalee Tobias, founder and president of Women Against Gun Control and one of the roughly 10 people who spoke over the nearly two-and-a-half-hour rally, called the gathering a "grassroots effort" after taking a poll of the well-armed crowd to see if anyone was a "paid protester".

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  • Brooke Henderson jumps into 1st after Day 2 of 2018 LOTTE Championship
Brooke Henderson jumps into 1st after Day 2 of 2018 LOTTE Championship

Brooke Henderson leads by one shot after struggling on the greens in Hawaii. The talented 20-year-old golfer from Canada had looked poised to take a comfortable four-shot cushion into Saturday's fourth round after a battling display on the par-72 course at Ko Olina Golf Club, Oahu.

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  • Egypt, Russia resume flights halted after 2015 plane bombing
Egypt, Russia resume flights halted after 2015 plane bombing

Russia grounded charter flights to and from Egypt in late 2015 after a suspected bomb brought down a Russian airliner shortly after it left Sharm El Sheikh, killing all 224 people on board. Ever since, Egypt has been working hard on improving airport security, spending a great deal of budget and bringing many foreign experts for regular inspections...

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  • Mets Catcher Travis D'Arnaud Opts For Tommy John Surgery
Mets Catcher Travis D'Arnaud Opts For Tommy John Surgery

Mets catchers can't avoid catching a break. He'll miss the remainder of the 2018 season. During his 2014 rookie year, d'Arnaud suffered a concussion and a chipped a bone in his throwing elbow. It was announced that d'Arnaud would undergo Tommy John surgery next week for a torn UCL in his right arm, which would result in him missing the rest of...

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"It was just a media stunt:" Syrian refugees say airstrikes not enough

What's unclear is where that red line now stands. But on Friday night, Mr. Trump said the U.S.is "prepared to sustain this response" until Syrian President Bashar Assad halts his believed use of chemical weapons. He did not rule out sarin use. The Pentagon is backing President Donald Trump's assertion that the missile strikes on Syria wer...

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  • Get more people to consider adopting children
Get more people to consider adopting children

A man who reports said is her boyfriend, Rafael Samaniego, 26, faces felony charges of possession of drugs and trafficking in drugs after members of the vice squad and Community Police Unit found 34 bags of marijuana, two handguns, pills, $606 cash and a scale at Samaniego's West Marion Avenue home.

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  • 911 operator suspended over teen's death griped about working overtime
911 operator suspended over teen's death griped about working overtime

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters says his office is trying to identify experts to help its own probe. The information released by police Wednesday afternoon did not clarify the reason the first deputy to respond was not able to find Plush's van or how extensive that deputy's search of the area might have been.

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  • Avalanche-Predators,1st Ld-Writethru
Avalanche-Predators,1st Ld-Writethru

But for the second straight game the Predators came out roaring in the second period. Averaging 28.9 saves per game with a.927 save percentage, Pekka Rinne (43-17-4) has been the primary option in goal for the Preds this year. Rascal Flatts handled the anthem as the Predators continued their tradition of big stars stepping in for the postseason...

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  • In Lima, Vice President Pence says NAFTA deal possible in several weeks
In Lima, Vice President Pence says NAFTA deal possible in several weeks

Vice-President Mike Pence , soon after arriving in Peru for a regional summit, fulfilled an urgent assignment from the White House: informing top American lawmakers about the US -led airstrikes on Syria before the Trump administration's announcement.

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  • Former Pakistani Prime Minister disqualified from holding office for life
Former Pakistani Prime Minister disqualified from holding office for life

The five-judge bench of the SC had grappled with Article 62 (1)(f) which only stated that a lawmaker is disqualified under specified conditions but did not set out the duration of the disqualification. For Sharif's supporters, they see the Supreme Court as acting in tandem with the army to ensure that he can not re-emerge in Pakistan's politics. "A...

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  • Argentinian police officers fired after blaming rodents for missing marijuana
Argentinian police officers fired after blaming rodents for missing marijuana

They're identified as DeKalb County sheriff's deputy and nine-year veteran, Todd McCormick, 53, and Garrett Police officer Alicia Castro, 25 years-old who is a four-month veteran of the police department. After Imoto's body was found that night, the prefectural police deployed about 700 officers to search for his missing colleague. An officer pul...

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  • With dominant pitching, Red Sox take the fight out of the Yankees
With dominant pitching, Red Sox take the fight out of the Yankees

Leon was safe on Benintendi's fielder's choice and Mitch Moreland would follow that up with an RBI single. The Red Sox lost a no-hitter, then a no-runner, but hung on to beat the Yankees 6-3 in an otherwise benign and unremarkable game Thursday night.

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  • 'Sex and the City' Star Pushes For Legal Marijuana
'Sex and the City' Star Pushes For Legal Marijuana

In the video, tweeted by Nixon, she states that "The consequences follow people for the rest of their lives", Nixon explains, "making it harder to get jobs or housing". In March, Nixon first declared her support for legalization, arguing that doing so would raise millions in tax revenue and help the struggling agriculture industry.

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  • Three UNSC resolutions on Syria fail; investigators on way
Three UNSC resolutions on Syria fail; investigators on way

US President Donald Trump has cancelled a trip to the Summit of the Americas in Peru's Lima, citing the Syrian developments and on Tuesday conferred with National Security Adviser John Bolton and defence officials. February 2012: Russian Federation and China again vetoed a draft resolution that condemns a Syrian government crackdown on the oppositi...

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  • Trump tells Russian Federation to 'get ready' for U.S. missiles
Trump tells Russian Federation to 'get ready' for U.S. missiles

Velayati's comments, coming after a major victory for Damascus which Assad has said is the reason for Western threats, threw down the gauntlet to Trump, who recently said he wanted USA troops out of Syria relatively soon. Security Council on Thursday that "the danger of escalation is higher than simply Syria, because our military are there on t...

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  • Netanyahu declares Israel's 'full support' for US-led Syrian strike
Netanyahu declares Israel's 'full support' for US-led Syrian strike

Netanyahu said that it should be "clear to President Assad that his irresponsible efforts to obtain weapons of mass destruction and its use. and his willingness to allow Iran and its proxies to entrench themselves in Syria" put the country in danger.

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  • Hunter burned, 100s of properties evacuated in Oklahoma Wildfires
Hunter burned, 100s of properties evacuated in Oklahoma Wildfires

Those same conditions were reported on Thursday. Because of strong winds, low humidity and warm temperatures, any fires that develop will spread rapidly. Neither of those fires had been contained. "The final size is estimated to be approximately 300 acres". It took firefighters from five departments just over three hours to put out the fire, whic...

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  • Assad warns Western action would 'further destabilise' region
Assad warns Western action would 'further destabilise' region

The suspected use of chemical weapons has drawn the West back into Syria's seven-year conflict. Defense Secretary James MattisJames Norman MattisDems want Mattis to reveal experts behind Pentagon transgender policy Withdrawal from Syria would be unusual bright spot for American foreign policy Trump thanks California governor for sending tr...

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