SC: Aadhaar not mandatory for schools, bank accounts

Aadhaar number given to a person is unique and can't go to any other person. Constitutional validity notwithstanding, the bench has fine-tuned the Act, striking down some of its provisions . It has been admitted by UIDAI that it stores vital data ... More..

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China says can't hold US trade talks with 'knife to the throat'
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

China says can't hold US trade talks with 'knife to the throat'

The Communist Party's People's Daily said in a commentary that cooperation was the only correct option in resolving the trade conflict, noting that bilateral trade amounted to US$583.7 billion a year ago, 233...More..

Murkowski wants Senate panel to hear from second Kavanaugh accuser
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Murkowski wants Senate panel to hear from second Kavanaugh accuser

He has denied all allegations. President Donald Trump , fighting to shore up his nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court in a divided Senate, on Tuesday called sexual misconduct allegatio...More..

Trump's tariffs on $200 bn of Chinese imports kick in
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Trump's tariffs on $200 bn of Chinese imports kick in

In 2017, China imported £99 billion (US$130 billion) worth of United States goods while the USA brought in a total of £385 (US$506 billion) Chinese imports. Markets reacted negatively to the most recent develop...More..

by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Russia missile sale to Syria is ‘significant escalation’: John Bolton

Russian Federation has blamed Israel , whose military was conducting airstrikes on Syria at the time, for the incident . Russian defense minister Sergei Shoigu said President Vladimir Putin ordered th...More..

Opposition candidate claims victory in Maldives election
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Opposition candidate claims victory in Maldives election

In this early Monday, Sept. 24, 2018 photo, Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih , third left, and his running mate Faisal Naseem, third right, pose for photographers as they celeb...More..

Police chief fires cop who gunned down neighbor after entering wrong apartment
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Police chief fires cop who gunned down neighbor after entering wrong apartment

Amber Guyger "engaged in adverse conduct when she was arrested for manslaughter", police said in a press release on Monday. A white police officer accused of fatally shooting her black neighbor inside his ...More..

Rosenstein discussed recording Trump, invoking 25th Amendment
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Rosenstein discussed recording Trump, invoking 25th Amendment

The Times also said Rosenstein raised the idea of using the 25th Amendment to remove Trump as unfit for office. President Donald Trump's allies in conservative media asked him to fire Deputy Attorney...More..

Deputy AG Rosenstein is expecting to be fired
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Deputy AG Rosenstein is expecting to be fired

The development follows a report that America's second most senior law official past year talked about ousting Mr Trump and secretly recording him. Rosenstein denied the report as "inaccurate and factually ...More..

Tropical Storm Kirk forms in the Atlantic
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Tropical Storm Kirk forms in the Atlantic

You can always track the latest tropical developments right on the FREE WMBF First Alert Weather App. It is moving rapidly to the west at 18 miles per hour. Kirk is expected to be near the islands about Friday....More..

Walmart warns Trump that new China tariffs could mean price hikes
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Walmart warns Trump that new China tariffs could mean price hikes

They'll also hurt US companies operating in China or using Chinese components, help their rivals in other countries, increase business uncertainty and further undermine the rules-based global trading system. ...More..

PM has betrayed Indian soldiers and Indias soul: Rahul Gandhi
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

PM has betrayed Indian soldiers and Indias soul: Rahul Gandhi

I could not even imagine that there was any connection to a film by Julie Gayet". Hollande made these comments in his latest interview to a leading French newspaper. This was shortly after the Rafale was chosen...More..

President Trump Goes After Christine Blasey Ford
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

President Trump Goes After Christine Blasey Ford

Politico said Republican members of the Judiciary Committee held a conference call Friday morning to discuss how to respond to Ford's requests. "I ask that she bring those filings forward so that we can le...More..

2nd shark attack in 2 days
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

2nd shark attack in 2 days

A rescue helicopter which scrambled to pick her up was just 15 minutes away from the scene due to an earlier operation. Ms Thomas said the water police vessel ferried the victim from the boat she was on to ...More..

Iranian Revolutionary Guards killed in parade attack
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Iranian Revolutionary Guards killed in parade attack

An official carries a child after gunmen attacked a military parade in the Iranian city of Ahvaz, that killed 24 and injured 53. Guard spokesman Gen. "Security forces have restored security in the area but th...More..

'Divisive, Dangerous': TX Sheriff Slams Beto O'Rourke for Comments on Police
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

'Divisive, Dangerous': TX Sheriff Slams Beto O'Rourke for Comments on Police

There were almost 45,000 "O'Rourke" tweets as well, and all three terms became top trends in the U.S. The tweets may lean toward O'Rourke, but as the congressman said onstage at Southern Methodist University,...More..

Trevor Noah takes down Donald Trump’s African border wall suggestion
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Trevor Noah takes down Donald Trump’s African border wall suggestion

Spanish officials reportedly had to explain to Trump that it is in fact about 1,000 miles longer than the U.S. -Mexico border . During the lunch the Spanish minister argued that Europe has to find a way to t...More..

Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Willing to Testify Next Week
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Willing to Testify Next Week

Blasey Ford , however, announced that she could not make it to the Monday hearing on the set date and would testify later in the week. Top student. Went to Yale Law School. "Dr. Ford has asked me to let you kn...More..

USA ready to negotiate with North Korea 'immediately': Pompeo
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

USA ready to negotiate with North Korea 'immediately': Pompeo

Secretary of State) Mike Pompeo would visit North Korea soon, and also a second summit with Trump would take place in the near future, in order to move the denuclearization process along quickly", Moon sa...More..

Bunker operations resume in Hong Kong after Typhoon Mangkhut
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Bunker operations resume in Hong Kong after Typhoon Mangkhut

Dozens of residents sought shelter during the storm on Saturday despite warning it was unsafe. Rescuers are scrambling to dig up the landslide site, but they find at least 70 people who are still missing, m...More..

North Korean leader personally met President of South Korea at Pyongyang airport
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

North Korean leader personally met President of South Korea at Pyongyang airport

There are many business leaders in Moon's delegation of over 150 members, including executives from some of South Korea's largest conglomerates such as Samsung, LG and Hyundai. Moon will return home on Thursd...More..

Accuser of Kavanaugh wants FBI investigation before she testifies, says lawyer
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Accuser of Kavanaugh wants FBI investigation before she testifies, says lawyer

McConnell, who is determined to deliver his second conservative Supreme Court justice in two years, now must navigate a treacherous pass. The charge against Kavanaugh has left Trump and his Republicans in the...More..

Pakistan court suspends prison sentence, frees ex-PM Sharif
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Pakistan court suspends prison sentence, frees ex-PM Sharif

A large number of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders, including Shehbaz Sharif , Pervaiz Rashid and Khurram Dastgir, were present in the courtroom for the hearing. He said, "The agreement of money tr...More..

Trump hails 'exciting' agreements by North Korea's Kim
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Trump hails 'exciting' agreements by North Korea's Kim

AP bureau chiefs Eric Talmadge in Pyongyang and Foster Klug in Seoul report on the two countries' views of this week's summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in. He...More..

Michael Jordan Donates $2 Million To Hurricane Relief Efforts In North Carolina
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Michael Jordan Donates $2 Million To Hurricane Relief Efforts In North Carolina

More than 1,100 roads were forced to close and rescue efforts were hindered, with many residents remaining trapped in their homes. The rain finally stopped and the sun peeked through, but North Carolina Gov. ...More..

As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

The hearing represents a potential make-or-break moment for the conservative federal appeals court judge's confirmation chances for the lifetime post on the top United States court, as Mr Trump seeks to c...More..

US Sanctions Chinese and Russian Tech Firms Over Funds for North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

US Sanctions Chinese and Russian Tech Firms Over Funds for North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused Russian Federation on Friday of actively working to undermine worldwide sanctions on North Korea and said the enforcement of the steps was essential to convince Pyong...More..

Russia, Turkey Announce Plans for Demilitarized Zone in Syria's Idlib Region
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Russia, Turkey Announce Plans for Demilitarized Zone in Syria's Idlib Region

Russia-backed forces of the Syrian regime have massed around Idlib province in recent weeks, which sparked fears of an imminent air and ground attack to retake the last major opposition bastion. Russian Federat...More..

Salisbury suspects forced into freakish television denial
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Salisbury suspects forced into freakish television denial "as punishment for botched attack"

In their sole interview last week, two men who resembled the suspects told Russian state-sponsored television that they had visited Salisbury twice but denied they worked for Russian military intelligence, ...More..

MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions

Gas service to all homes in the affected area has been shut of and the homes cleared of gas as of 6:30 this morning, according to public safety officials. Leonel Rondon, 18, and two of his friends were in the a...More..