• Romney seeks Utah GOP nomination at convention
Romney seeks Utah GOP nomination at convention

Washington, D.C., is Goliath". "Everybody can talk a good game, we're all for the same policies, but who can actually get the job done?" Romney was criticized by some delegates for being a latecomer to the state, moving to Utah relatively recently, CNN reported.

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  • France's Mont Saint-Michel to reopen after security threat
France's Mont Saint-Michel to reopen after security threat

Some angry South Korean tourists shouted at an organiser trying to explain the situation. Mont-Saint-Michel, an island commune in France, was evacuated on Sunday after an unidentified man threatened to attack policemen, according to police sources.

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  • Women self-help groups are finding new employment opportunities, bringing change: PM Modi
Women self-help groups are finding new employment opportunities, bringing change: PM Modi

He said participatory democracy is a must for the development of the nation. "According to Hindu mythology, one attains " moksha " (salvation) after the "char-dham yatra". Awards were given out for priority programmes of the country like Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana, Deendayal Upadhyay Kaushalya Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and Digital ...

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  • Government Forces Shell Rebels in South Damascus As Evacuation Negotiations Continue
Government Forces Shell Rebels in South Damascus As Evacuation Negotiations Continue

The offensive was launched after the initial failure of negotiations to evacuate Islamic State from areas including al-Hajar al-Aswad, and the Yarmouk camp, which houses a Palestinian population. The correspondent added that while canvassing al-Batra'a and Be'r al-Afaie areas in Eastern Qalamoun, Syrian Arab Army units seized weapons, a field hospi...

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  • IPL 2018 RR vs MI: Three players to watch out for
IPL 2018 RR vs MI: Three players to watch out for

After hitting the hat-trick of losses, Captain Rohit Sharma tasted his first victory against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in their home ground. Sanju Samson, Stokes and Rahul Tripathi have been inconsistent. Jayadev Unadkat, who cost the Royals INR 11.5 crores, hasn't clicked yet nor has the two spinners , K Gowtham and Shreyas Gopal.

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  • Donald Trump complained about Michael Flynn's 'judgment issues'
Donald Trump complained about Michael Flynn's 'judgment issues'

My favourite Comey bits involve descriptions of Trump's astounding logorrhoea, a sort of defensive ploy in which his wall of words, uttered without pause and often without connection to each other, effectively keeps anybody from telling him anything.

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  • 'Nude' gunman kills at least three people in Nashville restaurant
'Nude' gunman kills at least three people in Nashville restaurant

Police said the suspect arrived in a auto registered to Reinking. He was seen walking south on Murfreesboro Pike, according to a Metro Nashville Police Department tweet early Sunday. The shooter killed three people and wounded four others and then fled the scene, police said. We are still gathering the details, and so we do not have much informatio...

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  • 17 die after dragon boats capsize in southern China
17 die after dragon boats capsize in southern China

The CCTV footage shows that the sudden powerful current of the river is responsible for the incident. Television pictures showed one of the long, narrow boats packed with paddlers going over. Initially, it was not clear what was the cause of behind boats being capsized. Villagers had organized the training without informing the police, state ne...

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  • 3 dead, 4 wounded in shooting at Waffle House near Nashville
3 dead, 4 wounded in shooting at Waffle House near Nashville

The Waffle House is located about 16 miles southeast of downtown Nashville . Witnesses said he was nude and got away on foot. "A patron wrestled away the gunman's rifle". Waffle House spokesperson Pat Warner called it a "very troubling" situation. "We are sending our corporate team from Atlanta and heading to Nashville now", Warner said.

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  • India moves to fix ties with China
India moves to fix ties with China

On a related note, National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval met with the Director of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Yang Jiechi during the former's two-day bilateral visit to China.

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  • Yechury's re-election as general-secretary brings ray of hope for CPI(M)
Yechury's re-election as general-secretary brings ray of hope for CPI(M)

Outside parliament, we should cooperate with all secular opposition forces for a broad mobilization of people against communalism. The Karat camp, supported by Tripura and Kerala units of the party, was isolated with delegates from 16 other state units supporting Yechury's line.

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  • 'Unpleasant' response if U.S. drops nuclear deal, says Iran
'Unpleasant' response if U.S. drops nuclear deal, says Iran

Speaking upon his arrival in NY for a six-day trip, Zarif said: "The measures to be undertaken by Iran and the response of the worldwide community to [the] USA leaving the JCPOA will be very unfavorable for the Americans". In a briefing, the official on April 20 said Trump would also discuss other issues with the French leader, including the co...

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  • How Analysts Feel About 4imprint Group plc (LON:FOUR)?
How Analysts Feel About 4imprint Group plc (LON:FOUR)?

Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas invested in 0% or 12,200 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can reported 0% stake. Federated Pa holds 0.01% in President Energy Plc (LON:PPC) or 118,142 shares. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 7 by JP Morgan. "Buy" rating has 6, "Sell" are 0, while 1 are "Hold". Listed here are RELX PLC (LON:REL) PTs and lates...

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  • India to provide four Mi-35 choppers to Afghanistan
India to provide four Mi-35 choppers to Afghanistan

Kabul's acting police chief, Mohammad Daoud Amin, said a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the door way of the ID distribution offices. Voter registration began this month for legislative elections which are due to take place in October.

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  • More women came forward accusing Ali Zafar of sexual harassment
More women came forward accusing Ali Zafar of sexual harassment

She said in a note, "I would want to ask Ali Zafar and all other men one question: do you think you have ever, knowingly or unknowingly, violated a woman in any way or form?" On why she had so many pictures with Ali despite the serious issue, she responded, "I have run into him, our pictures have been taken, at social gatherings etc because it'...

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  • Beeville residents remember Southwest pilot Tammie Jo Shults
Beeville residents remember Southwest pilot Tammie Jo Shults

But those who know Tammie Jo Shults, the pilot of a Southwest Airlines flight that made an emergency landing on Tuesday after an engine malfunctioned, weren't surprised she handled the situation with poise. The aircraft uses the same engine as Arik Air and Air Peace, two of Nigeria's leading airlines. Airlines have been ordered to carry...

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  • Earth Day: Let's pledge to keep our environment clean, says Mamata
Earth Day: Let's pledge to keep our environment clean, says Mamata

Taking advantage of the warmer, sunny weather gracing campus Wednesday, Marshall University students celebrated Earth Day on the plaza of the Memorial Student Center. Every year on April 22, people across the globe celebrate Earth DayWhen is Earth Day 2018? Now it is celebrated in 192 countries across the world by around one billion people.

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  • World's oldest person dies in Japan aged 117
World's oldest person dies in Japan aged 117

She reportedly had greater than 160 descendants, together with great-great-great grandchildren. She eventually became the planet's oldest man at the time of 117, also following the passing in September of Violet Brown at Jamaica. She died before she was officially recognised by them. After Tajima's death another Japanese woman Chiyo Miyako ,...

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  • Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video
Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

A fraternity at Syracuse University that had been suspended over a racist video is now permanently expelled from the campus. Students protested against the universities refusal to release the video, utilizing the hashtag #WheresTheVideoSU until The Daily Orange posted the video on Youtube last Wednesday.

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  • Iran would talk prisoners if US shows respect, Zarif says
Iran would talk prisoners if US shows respect, Zarif says

In his televised address, he referred to a possible decision by Trump to leave the accord next month. According to Zarif, there are " many " Iranian prisoners being held in the United States or elsewhere at America's request, "including a lady who had to give birth in an Australian prison because of a USA extradition request".

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  • Australian dog receives police honours for keeping lost child safe
Australian dog receives police honours for keeping lost child safe

Emergency services launched a desperate search for her on foot and from the air on Friday, but could not find her. Mr Benston told the broadcaster: 'She found the dog first. SES area controller Ian Phipps said a family member had spotted the girl and her dog two kilometres away in "very inhospitable terrain to go walking in".

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  • Former first lady Barbara Bush to be laid to rest
Former first lady Barbara Bush to be laid to rest

The author also called her "the first lady of the greatest generation". She was buried on Saturday in the grounds of the Bush library at Texas A&M University, alongside the couple's three-year-old daughter Robin, who died in 1953 of leukaemia.

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  • Austin Powers 'Mini-Me', Verne Troyer, dies at 49
Austin Powers 'Mini-Me', Verne Troyer, dies at 49

TMZ reports that the actor, who's best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers movie franchise, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018 . "With great sadness and a heavy heart compelled to write today that Vern passed away". "But you know, the train had sailed, but in the back of my head I was, like, 'I gotta write something where this...

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  • Kathua case was wrongly projected, says Nirmal Singh
Kathua case was wrongly projected, says Nirmal Singh

Singh. Narendra Modi broke his silence on the rape cases on Friday at an event in Delhi where he said that the guilty will not be spared and daughter of India will get justice. The victim, a minor girl, had disappeared from near her home in the forests next to Rasana village in Kathua, on January 10. Finally, eight people, including two s...

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  • Russian S-300 Supplies to Syria to Boost Political Stability - Syrian Lawmaker
Russian S-300 Supplies to Syria to Boost Political Stability - Syrian Lawmaker

Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to meet his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump following an invitation by the latter, but Moscow is waiting for a detailed proposal, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday. He added that Russian officials "don't want to be too obtrusive, but don't want to be impolite". The OPCW experts are n...

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