Historic verdict, BJP's footprint increasing with every election: Amit Shah

BJP's first victory in Tripura elections halted a 25-year uninterrupted rule of Communist Party of India (Marxist), in what was largely a direct fight between BJP and CPM. It should be noted that Maharathy had announced before the results of the Bije... More..

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Crowd Runs After Shot Fired Near White House
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Crowd Runs After Shot Fired Near White House

The Washington, DC, Metropolitan Police Department is taking the lead in the investigation, the Secret Service spokesperson said. Traffic was brought to a standstill and journalists sheltered in the briefing ...More..

by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed, Sisi hold talks in Egypt

The head of Prince Mohammed's office, Bader al-Asaker, tweeted that the prince's plane was escorted by Egyptian fighter jets when it entered its air space. "The meeting [also] covered ways to enhance economic a...More..

China Threatens Retaliation Against Trump Trade War
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

China Threatens Retaliation Against Trump Trade War

Zhang's comments follow a high-profile visit to the USA last week by Liu He, the top economic advisor to present Xi Jinping, apparently aimed at defusing tensions surrounding bilateral trade disputes. Zhang s...More..

Germany coalition deal: Social Democrats vote to join government
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Germany coalition deal: Social Democrats vote to join government

BERLIN-Germany's Social Democratic Party said Sunday its members have voted in favour of joining a coalition with Angela Merkel's conservative bloc, clearing the last major hurdle to the formation of a new ...More..

Joyous explosions of color for Holi festival
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Joyous explosions of color for Holi festival

In his latest post on Twitter , Shahenshah Amitabh Bachchan shared the pictures of the family while celebrating Holi and wrote: "the Holika has been burnt and the prayers done. Wishing you a very Happy Ho...More..

Attorney General Retorts to Angry Presidential Tweet
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Attorney General Retorts to Angry Presidential Tweet

Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended himself and the Justice Department on Wednesday after more criticism from President Trump . Trump has previously attacked Sessions, mostly notably for recusing...More..

Nirav Modi Scam: CBI arrests Odia officer of PNB
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Nirav Modi Scam: CBI arrests Odia officer of PNB

They are being investigated by multiple probe agencies following a complaint by the PNB that they allegedly cheated the nationalised bank to the tune of over Rs 12,000 crore, with the purported involvement of a...More..

Congress CMs are a fading species: PM Modi
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Congress CMs are a fading species: PM Modi

But Debbarma, who won with a massive margin of 12,652 votes, said, "The results have shown that our demand for a separate state is legitimate; this is what the tribal people of Tripura want". He retained Ampati...More..

Iowa women dominate early, holds of Northwestern 55-45
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Iowa women dominate early, holds of Northwestern 55-45

Ryan Kriener led the Hawkeyes with 14 points, one short of the career high he set last week against Minnesota , and Garza and Tyler Cook each added 13. Minnesota beats Rutgers by 22 earlier in conference pla...More..

Maoists, top cadre Hari Bhushan gunned down by police
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Maoists, top cadre Hari Bhushan gunned down by police

A constable of commando force Greyhounds of Telangana Police succumbed to injuries after an encounter with the Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district. Reports said a top commander of Naxals and six women...More..

S/African lawmakers pass law outlawing compensation for reclaimed land
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

S/African lawmakers pass law outlawing compensation for reclaimed land

Meanwhile, AgriSA said Parliament had failed to rationally argue the impact for agriculture and the economy while debating a motion to pave way for the government's policy of acquiring land without compensati...More..

Korean Foreign Minister Plans to Visit US to Discuss N. Korean Issues
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Korean Foreign Minister Plans to Visit US to Discuss N. Korean Issues

Many were surprised by his sudden departure, given that Yun recently visited South Korea and Japan to discuss solutions to the North Korea crisis as the regime continues to develop its nuclear program and thr...More..

Here's a look at Russia's 'invulnerable' weapons
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Here's a look at Russia's 'invulnerable' weapons

Thomas Karako, a missile defence expert at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies, said Putin's statements were consistent with a larger pattern of Russian thinking about nuclear weapons and Russia...More..

Israeli police question Netanyahu for five hours over telecoms corruption case
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Israeli police question Netanyahu for five hours over telecoms corruption case

According to Israeli media reports, police are expected to question the prime minister in Case 4000, the so-called "telecom case", one of a growing list of bribery investigations dogging the already strugglin...More..

South Korea: North Open to Talks With US
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

South Korea: North Open to Talks With US

North Korea told a United Nations disarmament forum on Tuesday that sanctions over its nuclear programme would "never work", as it voiced further defiance against President Donald Trump's "maximum pressu...More..

Trump To Discuss Florida School Shooting With Governors
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Trump To Discuss Florida School Shooting With Governors

During that same White House meeting, Trump blasted authorities who responded to the Florida school shooting . Background Checks a big part of conversation. The president also urged the Republicans not...More..

ECP moved against PML-N's registration under Nawaz's name
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

ECP moved against PML-N's registration under Nawaz's name

PML (N) has once again demonstrated political maturity by amicably resolving the tickling issue of the leadership of the party following disqualification of Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif as party head by virtue ...More..

Turkey Deploys Special Forces To Afrin, Syria In 'Preparation For New Fight'
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Turkey Deploys Special Forces To Afrin, Syria In 'Preparation For New Fight'

Macron also told Erdogan that he was anxious about recent events off the coast of Cyprus, stressing "the need to respect Cyprus's sovereignty", the statement said. PYD said Muslim was a key figure in the search...More..

North Korea reportedly willing to conduct talks with US
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

North Korea reportedly willing to conduct talks with US

The elder daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump is watching the closing ceremony in the same box as South Korean President Moon Jae-In and top North Korean official Kim Yong Chol. In August, Trump thr...More..

Air Force deploys more 'air assets' after fruitless first search — DAPCHI GIRLS
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Air Force deploys more 'air assets' after fruitless first search — DAPCHI GIRLS

The group was established after the abduction nearly four years ago of 276 girls from a school in Chibok. "The entire country stands as one with the girls' families", Buhari said in a statement. A total of ...More..

Amit Shah & Rahul Gandhi battle it out in Karnataka
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Amit Shah & Rahul Gandhi battle it out in Karnataka

He said that tax had not been waived for industries, but it has "only been reduced a bit". Our government is going to complete 48 months this May. "You have adequate money to waive corporate loans of Rs. "The...More..

BC Wine Institute seeks injunction over continued boycott
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

BC Wine Institute seeks injunction over continued boycott

It comes the same day as the Alberta government took out full-page newspaper ads in B.C. outlining the connection between the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion and Canada's national climate plan. Horgan said hi...More..

Rajya Sabha math poised for a makeover
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Rajya Sabha math poised for a makeover

It is likely to win eight out of ten Rajya Sabha seats from Uttar Pradesh, while the Samajwadi Party may get only one. The Election Commission (EC) announced on 23rd Feb 2018 for the biennial polls to 5...More..

2 policemen shot dead by militants
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

2 policemen shot dead by militants

Director General of Police SP Vaid condoled the Constable's death in a tweet. Sufi Shrine of Hazrat Sheikh Noor-Ud-Din Noorani at Charar-e-Sharief was gutted in a gunfight between militants led by Pakistani "...More..

Billy Graham to lie in honor in Capitol Rotunda
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Billy Graham to lie in honor in Capitol Rotunda

Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will take part in a bicameral service when Graham's coffin arrives, the statement said. Evangelist Billy Graham , 92, speaks during an interview at the Billy...More..

Trump receives recommendations on transgender troops
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Trump receives recommendations on transgender troops

McMaster, the president's primary liaison to the National Security Council, after months of friction between the two. Although Pentagon officials are reportedly looking for a possible four-star military job ...More..

Weatherboard Nine? Barnaby Joyce causes stir in resignation speech with misheard saying
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Weatherboard Nine? Barnaby Joyce causes stir in resignation speech with misheard saying

He announced he will resign to the party room on Monday morning after a formal complaint of sexual harassment was received by the Nationals Party. Mr Joyce, who lives in north-west New South Wales and wears a...More..

Australian Prime Minister, Trump Emphasize Shared Goals During Joint Press Conference
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Australian Prime Minister, Trump Emphasize Shared Goals During Joint Press Conference

Mr Turnbull, in the US on a four-day trip where he will meet US President Donald Trump , laid a wreath at the tomb of the unknowns and another at the grave of RAAF Pilot Officer Francis Milne. Navy during Worl...More..

UN Security Council Delays Vote on Syria Ceasefire Resolution
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

UN Security Council Delays Vote on Syria Ceasefire Resolution

A draft resolution aimed at ending the carnage in the eastern Ghouta district and elsewhere in Syria will be put up for a vote in the 15-member council at noon (1700 GMT) on Saturday, Kuwait's U.N. The emer...More..