• Rajasthan: Chennai cop killed in shoot-out in Pali district
Rajasthan: Chennai cop killed in shoot-out in Pali district

In Pali's Jaitaran, about 238 km from Jaipur , the Chennai police team reached a brick kiln in the middle of the night. The criminals had escaped with 3.5 kg of gold after drilling a hole in a jewellery shop's ceiling in Kolathur area. "In the melee, one of the accused snatched the pistol from him and opened fire on Periyapandi's chest at a clos...

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  • World Bank To End Funding For Oil & Gas Exploration By 2019
World Bank To End Funding For Oil & Gas Exploration By 2019

The World Bank said it will continue to lend "in exceptional circumstance" but only in the very poorest countries and if the project does not conflict with the 2015 Paris climate change accord. The bank also said that it was on track to meet its goal of investing at least 28% of their lending wealth in more environmentally friendly efforts by 202...

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  • Gove's new rules protect the feelings of animals
Gove's new rules protect the feelings of animals

The nation's MPS decided against the incorporation of part of an EU treaty that gave recognition to animals' abilities to feel emotion and pain into the EU Withdrawal Bill. In one case a year ago, a man trained dogs to torture other animals, including trapping a fox and a terrier dog in a cage to brutally attack each other.

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  • Man charged in Abbotsford child pornography investigation
Man charged in Abbotsford child pornography investigation

The 42-year-old has been charged with making available child pornography and possessing child pornography. Abbotsford police say Jeremy Allen Willms was arrested on December 11, after an eight-month investigation. "He will be supervised by the Abbotsford Police as well as community corrections". Not to possess or use any electronic device capab...

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  • Black Caps to rest stars for Windies ODI series
Black Caps to rest stars for Windies ODI series

This after Windies had lost the first Test by an innings and 67 runs. However, Trent Boult (2/52) reached his 200-wicket milestone in his 52 Test match when he had Kraig Brathwaite out offering a simple catch to Kane Williamson . "[Ross] is such a fine player". In setting the Windies a would-be world-record 444 with more than two days to play,...

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  • Ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda convicted in the coal scam case
Ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda convicted in the coal scam case

According to the CBI, Koda, ex-Jharkhand chief secretary A K Basu and other officials conspired to favour VISUL. Koda is also an accused along with Gupta in another case pertaining to alleged irregularities in allocation of Amarkonda Murgadangal coal block in Jharkhand .

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  • Three Injured In Amish Buggy Crash
Three Injured In Amish Buggy Crash

Officials said four men were riding in the buggy when it was struck from behind by a van. That person was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in critical condition. All four people inside the van were injured, with one person suffered serious injuries. Lawrenceburg's Critical Associate Response Team is investigating the crash.

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  • Crown Castle International (CCI) Price Target Raised to $114.00 at KeyCorp
Crown Castle International (CCI) Price Target Raised to $114.00 at KeyCorp

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. now owns 5,357,951 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $535,687,000 after buying an additional 1,620,886 shares during the period. Kbc Nv reported 86,097 shares. Moreover, Mitsubishi Ufj And Bk has 0.21% invested in Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) has 404.31 million shares outstanding, and ...

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  • Iran, Canada to hold meeting at expert level
Iran, Canada to hold meeting at expert level

In mid-January, the Trump administration will have to renew another set of sanctions waivers to meet US commitments under the JCPOA. Republicans, who control both houses of Congress, have not come up with the trigger points Trump requested, which leaves the administration's Iran policy in uncertainty.

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  • UK Surgeon Admits To Branding His Initials Onto Two Patients' Livers
UK Surgeon Admits To Branding His Initials Onto Two Patients' Livers

Prosecutor Tony Badenoch described the case as " without legal precedent in criminal law ", and that it was " an intentional application of unlawful force to a patient while anaesthetised ", and an abuse of his position. Simon Bramhall , 53, admitted two counts of assault by beating at Birmingham Crown Court. "It will be for others to decide ...

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  • PM arrives in Istanbul to attend OIC Summit
PM arrives in Istanbul to attend OIC Summit

Sources further said that the PML-N top leaders will also chalk out a strategy on the expected prospects for delay in the next general elections. Prime Minister Abbasi will convey the sentiments of the people and Government of Pakistan of the unequivocal support to the people of Palestine.

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  • Vincent Kompany out of Man City's game against Swansea
Vincent Kompany out of Man City's game against Swansea

The Citizens eased past Clement's Swansea side, as David Silva scored a brace while Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero also scored in the 4-0 win. Lukasz Fabianski has been excellent in goal again for the Swans this year. There are a lot more games to play and a lot more points to earn. Clement has been a coach at Real Madrid, Bayer...

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  • Arctic ice report: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
Arctic ice report: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace

The Arctic Report Card 2016 also pointed to increased Arctic warming and Arctic air temperatures, which were the highest since 1900. Sea ice is also getting thinner each year, with year-old ice comprising 79 percent of coverage, and multi-year ice just 21 percent.

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  • Hamas leader Haniyeh calls for Intifada against Israel over Jerusalem status
Hamas leader Haniyeh calls for Intifada against Israel over Jerusalem status

Mr Trump's announcement - met with worldwide dismay - reversed decades of United States policy on the sensitive issue. In Bethlehem, Israeli police fired tear gas to disperse demonstrators while Palestinians set tires alight and threw rocks in Ramallah.

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  • Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE)
Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE)

Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 402,399 shares of the technology company's stock worth $16,808,000 after buying an additional 68,672 shares during the period. now owns 9,468 shares of the technology company's stock worth $539,000 after purchasing an additional 37 shares in the last quarter. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate ...

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  • Redskins Dismiss Hoax News Stories Claiming Team Changed Name
Redskins Dismiss Hoax News Stories Claiming Team Changed Name

It appears that the hoax was created by Native American activists, as Deadspin points out, likely in an effort to make a point more than to deceive others. "We created this action to show the NFL and the Washington Football franchise how easy, popular and powerful changing the name could be", Rebecca Nagle , a member of the Cherokee Nation and o...

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  • See Tense First Trailer for Clint Eastwood's 'The 15:17 to Paris'
See Tense First Trailer for Clint Eastwood's 'The 15:17 to Paris'

The first trailer for Warner Bros .' The 15:17 to Paris is here. In doing so, they likely saved the lives of hundreds of people on the train. Here's the official synopsis: "The film follows the course of the friends' lives, from the struggles of childhood through finding their footing in life, to the series of unlikely events leading up to the...

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  • Two controversial federal judge nominees will not be confirmed, Senate Republican says
Two controversial federal judge nominees will not be confirmed, Senate Republican says

That makes Grassley the first Republican senator to push back against the nomination of Mateer, the first assistant to Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. During the course of his remarks, Mateer claimed the country has given itself over to debauchery, and that transgender children are evidence of a Satanic plot.

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  • Crytek Sues Star Citizen Developer Over Copyright Infringement
Crytek Sues Star Citizen Developer Over Copyright Infringement

The complaint filed on Tuesday evening begins with a history of Crytek's relationship with CIG and RSI, how they helped with Star Citizen's Kickstarter campaign before entering into a Game License Agreement. Anyone who has been following the progress of Star Citizen will know that in the early days CIG and Crytek worked closely on the project ...

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  • KHL to play in 2018 Winter Olympics
KHL to play in 2018 Winter Olympics

Fifa is already under pressure to conclude its investigation into whether the Russian 2014 World Cup football team were part of the state-sponsored doping programme before next year's... The corridors are decorated with pictures of Russian medalists, including several who have since had those honors stripped for doping - verdicts not accepted by th...

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  • Veterans cemeteries to receive Christmas wreaths
Veterans cemeteries to receive Christmas wreaths

Today, the nonprofit announced that the national theme for 2017 is "I'm an American". Following that, a short ceremony will be held, with Congressman Kevin McCarthy planning to speak as well as a member of the cemetery's support committee, which is organizing the event with the help of the Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club.

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  • Israel hit Hamas posts in Gaza Strip in response to missile attacks
Israel hit Hamas posts in Gaza Strip in response to missile attacks

The air force fired missiles into a site, run by the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, southwest of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. A spokesman for the Health Ministry of Gaza confirmed that two bodies had arrived at the hospital but did not provide any additional details, reports the Jerusalem Post .

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  • Gov. Wolf Says He Will Veto Pa. Abortion Bill
Gov. Wolf Says He Will Veto Pa. Abortion Bill

State Rep. Kathy Rapp was one of the key advocates. Over hours of floor debate, both sides were unyielding. Dawn Keefer, R-York, said the issue should not be framed only in terms of women's rights. Clearly, this bill does exactly that. It doesn't provide exceptions for rape or incest. "We have to be careful in this body that we don't put an...

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  • Lookout for Price Target? Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC), Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)
Lookout for Price Target? Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC), Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

About 1.87 million shares traded or 9.26% up from the average. M&T Bank & Trust stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC). During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.43 earnings per share. sell-side analysts expect that Ares Capital will post 1.38 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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  • Two journalists arrested in Burma over government documents, reports say
Two journalists arrested in Burma over government documents, reports say

News agencies said the reporters had been accused of violating Burma's sweeping Official Secrets Act , which dates from 1923, when the country was under British rule. Adler, in a statement posted on the company's website. Two reporters for the Reuters news agency have been arrested in Myanmar on suspicion of possessing "secret police documents...

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