One killed in West Bengal during panchayat poll nomination filing

The WBSEC's extension of the deadline for filing nominations came hours after its chief Amarendra Kumar Singh held an all-party meeting in the afternoon. Apart from the BJP, the CPI (M), the PDS and the Congress too had moved the high court separatel... More..

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Asaram case verdict today: Jodhpur turns into fortress
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Asaram case verdict today: Jodhpur turns into fortress

The special court for SC/ST cases will pronounce the verdict in the courtroom in the Jodhpur Central Jail premises where 77-year-old Asaram is now lodged. October 2013: Two complaints of rape filed against ...More..

Bungling cops try to use dead chap's fingers to unlock his smartmobe
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Bungling cops try to use dead chap's fingers to unlock his smartmobe

While you may waive your Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination by using biometric factors like facial or fingerprint recognition to unlock your phone, the same can not be said for passcodes. Samsung'...More..

Iran bans cryptocurrencies as Rial hits all-time low
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Iran bans cryptocurrencies as Rial hits all-time low

The central bank chose to issue the ban in order to prevent money laundering and the transmission of finances for criminal and terror-related purposes. At the time, it told Iranian state media that the "wild fl...More..

Students at Texas middle school asked to list 'positives' of slavery
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Students at Texas middle school asked to list 'positives' of slavery

A parent of one of the students in the class posted the worksheet on Facebook . Also via Facebook, the superintendent of Great Hearts Texas schools, Aaron Kindel , offered a response to the offensive prom...More..

Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah in delhi for list of candidates
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah in delhi for list of candidates

After the selection committee meeting concluded on Tuesday, a list of candidates began circulating on social media. "Any list regrading the election will be released only after a meeting of the Central electi...More..

After rejection of impeachment motion, Rahul dares Modi to face him in
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

After rejection of impeachment motion, Rahul dares Modi to face him in

Venkaiah Naidu. "What all has to be done to be prime minister, only this is his interest", he said, alleging Modi was afraid to face Parliament on issues like the PNB fraud scam, deportation of Lalit Modi and V...More..

Impeachment notice against CJI is politically motivated, says ASG
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Impeachment notice against CJI is politically motivated, says ASG

We would want the Chief Justice of India to not take any decision with respect to it, be it the listing or anything else. The Congress is organising the "Save Constitution" programme, which the BJP said was...More..

Student injured in Kashmir clashes
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Student injured in Kashmir clashes

Minister for Education , Finance and Labour & Employment, Syed Altaf Bukhari Sunday said all those private tuition centers which offer tuitions upto class 12th will be closed for time being and the decision...More..

European Union calls new trade agreement with Mexico 'very positive' for farmers
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

European Union calls new trade agreement with Mexico 'very positive' for farmers

Additionally, products which will no longer be subject to duties include chocolate, on which tariffs are now up to 30%, and pasta, on which tariffs are now up to 20%. For Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, t...More..

Bye, Steve Komphela. Your Resignation Was Overdue, Say Amakhosi Fans
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Bye, Steve Komphela. Your Resignation Was Overdue, Say Amakhosi Fans

On the other hand, the former Mthatha Bush Bucks player revealed that Chiefs must look for a local coach because a foreign mentor will take time to settle down. "We can not allow the situation to continue". "...More..

UK: May
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

UK: May "could lose her job" if she backtracks on Customs Union

But the cross-party amendment said it should continue to have effect, while ensuring that ultimate power remained in the hands of British judges. He also called into question ministers' reasons for not wantin...More..

BJP's mass base increasing, don't make irresponsible comments: Modi cautions leaders
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

BJP's mass base increasing, don't make irresponsible comments: Modi cautions leaders

Media: Don't blame the media. It is doing its job. Issues like medicine prices are in hands of the Government not us. Touching on the subject of some party leaders making embarrassing comments, he said his re...More..

Liberman, Netanyahu to Iran: Israel has never been more prepared to fight
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Liberman, Netanyahu to Iran: Israel has never been more prepared to fight

As tensions rise with Tehran over its escalating presence in Syria and purported willingness to act directly against the Jewish state, the Israel Air Force (IAF) announced that it was cancelling its participati...More..

Nazi pug video lands man $1200 fine in Scotland
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Nazi pug video lands man $1200 fine in Scotland

Sentencing Meechan, Sheriff O'Carroll also revealed the 30-year-old's girlfriend did not subscribe to the video channel he had posted the footage on. The case received worldwide attention, with all eyes the c...More..

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam guilty of attempted murder in Belgium
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam guilty of attempted murder in Belgium

On Monday, both Abdeslam and his accomplice Sofien Ayari were sentenced for their role in the 2016 shooting, which left four officers injured. He was later arrested days later. But lawyers for police wounded ...More..

American Airlines Articles, Photos, and Videos
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

American Airlines Articles, Photos, and Videos

He then became combative with officers from the Miami-Dade Police Department. Discussing the prelude to that, he said: 'The man started harassing a couple on the plane, hitting on the female and being disresp...More..

Houston police: Mother sets vehicle on fire with children inside
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Houston police: Mother sets vehicle on fire with children inside

The incident occurred in the parking lot of a self-service auto wash. A Harris County constable apprehended Segovia at the scene. Police said Segovia abandoned her two older children on W. The records descr...More..

Man who helped police track down fugitive grandma speaks
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Man who helped police track down fugitive grandma speaks

Authorities allege Reiss killed her husband in Minnesota back in March, then shot and killed a 59-year-old Florida woman who looked like her. On April 20, the South Padre Island Police Department Detectives e...More..

Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

The fraternity also released a statement on its website, offering an apology for the "the racist video that was recorded as a part of our new member process". The chancellor said he hadn't spoken specifical...More..

Mitt Romney forced into primary election for Utah Senate seat
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Mitt Romney forced into primary election for Utah Senate seat

Third Congressional District Rep. John Curtis will have a rematch with Chris Herrod, whom he faced in a primary past year replacing Jason Chaffetz (who quit Congress to become a FOX News pundit). Goliath race, ...More..

Cubs blowout Rockies 16-5
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Cubs blowout Rockies 16-5

But manager Joe Maddon was delighted with Baez's intentions, calling it "grassroots stuff". "I don't know if it did to them". Once again what followed a walk was two run-scoring hits, this time a single by No...More..

Pope calls for peace amid Nicaragua protests
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Pope calls for peace amid Nicaragua protests

A Nicaraguan human rights body says more than 20 people have been killed in days of anti-government protests. More than 20 people have been killed since Wednesday in Nicaragua in clashes between police and de...More..

Guggenheim BulletShrs 2025 HY CorpBd ETF (BSJP) Declines 0.16% for April 20
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Guggenheim BulletShrs 2025 HY CorpBd ETF (BSJP) Declines 0.16% for April 20

Virtu Financial LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Global Agriculture Producers ETF in the 4th quarter worth about $281,000. James Investment Research Inc. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This artic...More..

by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Iran would talk prisoners if US shows respect, Zarif says

Zarif blasted the U.S. administration for showing "disrespect" toward Iran , a frequent target of President Donald Trump's wrath. Earlier in the week, European Union foreign ministers discussed ways to ens...More..

by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Hmi Capital LLC Increases Stake in Summit Midstream Partners LP (SMLP)

Alabama-based Regions Financial Corp has invested 0% in EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM). Rocky Mountain Advisers holds 250 shares. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 15.1% compared to the same quar...More..

Kathua victim's father hopeful as death penalty approved for raping minors
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Kathua victim's father hopeful as death penalty approved for raping minors

Steps should also be initiated to ensure that the Supreme Court ruling in respect of provision of compensation and rehabilitation measures for rape victims were implemented by all States, the party said in a re...More..

Politicians Arrested Over Anti-Government Protests in Armenia
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Politicians Arrested Over Anti-Government Protests in Armenia

Sargsyan served as Armenia's president for two consecutive terms. Whereabouts of Pashinyan remains unknown after his talks with President Armen Sarkisian failed, followed by the protest leader's arrest. Erdog...More..

Drone shot down near Saudi King's palace
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Drone shot down near Saudi King's palace

Saudi security forces shot down a small recreational drone flying in an unauthorized space in the capital Riyadh on Saturday, according to the kingdom's state news agency. "Saudi forces were able to intercept...More..

China to share data on Brahmaputra and Sutlej rivers, says Sushma Swaraj
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

China to share data on Brahmaputra and Sutlej rivers, says Sushma Swaraj

In her initial remarks, Swaraj congratulated Wang on being elevated as state councillor and appointed the special representative for the India-China boundary talks. The Wuhan meeting, she said, "flows from the ...More..