Ajmer Dargah blast: 2 convicts get life imprisonment

The court had on March 8 acquitted RSS leader Swami Aseemanand and six others while convicting three others. The explosion at the famous shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti in Rajasthan's Ajmer on October 11, 2007, came to be known as an a... More..

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Delhi: Girl attacked with acid in Sangam Vihar, admitted to AIIMS
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Delhi: Girl attacked with acid in Sangam Vihar, admitted to AIIMS

The victim has been admitted to the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). Deputy Commissioner of Police Romil Baaniya told IANS that the victim received burn injuries on the right side of her lips...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

4 magnitude natural disaster strikes Bali, no tsunami threat: Indonesian meteorological agency

According to the authorities, there was no threat of tsunami and no immediate damages or injuries were reported. A spokesman for the meteorology and geophysics agency told Xinhua that this was becausethe loca...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

NI Assembly to come together to remember Martin McGuinness

A book of condolence has also opened in Derry. "Martin made himself available to the citizens of Ireland". Stephen Gault, whose father Samuel died in the 1987 Poppy Day bombing in Enniskillen, said he would...More..

Breast implants could cause rare cancer, FDA warns after 9 deaths
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Breast implants could cause rare cancer, FDA warns after 9 deaths

ALCL cases, the agency said, tend to occur more often in textured implants than in people who receive smooth implants. The disease is most likely to occur with textured implants that have a pebbly surface rat...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Sears Holdings slides on 'going concern' reference

A blog post from Sears Holdings' chief financial officer Jason Hollar seeks to focus attention on what the company is doing to mitigate the risks associated with the company's current financial situation. La...More..

by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

New documents say Trump aide hid payments from pro-Moscow Ukraine party

Serhiy Leshchenko, who additionally called on the FBI to investigate Manafort's financial ties to Russian Federation, released a copy of an invoice printed on letterhead from Manafort's consultation company in ...More..

How to watch March Madness online
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

How to watch March Madness online

The VR experience will be available via the new NCAA March Madness Live VR app , powered by Intel in the Oculus* store, available for download today. Before that deal, Voke partnered with Turner and the NCA...More..

Presidential Protection Costing Big Bucks Says NYPD, Palm Beach Police
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Presidential Protection Costing Big Bucks Says NYPD, Palm Beach Police

But his trips south aren't sitting well with everyone... For the most part, aides have declined to confirm that Trump was playing golf on weekends in Florida, instead repeatedly telling reporters that the Pre...More..

Biren Singh takes oath as new CM of Manipur
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Biren Singh takes oath as new CM of Manipur

In Goa, the Congress was outsmarted by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which won only 13 seats but managed to cobble a majority by garnering the support of the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and the Goa...More..

Nagas to end Manipur blockade
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Nagas to end Manipur blockade

In a joint statement, additional chief secretary J. Suresh Babu and UNC general secretary S. Milan said: "The grievances of the UNC that led to the imposition of the economic blockade was recognised at the meet...More..

Iran rings in the New Year with message of peace
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Iran rings in the New Year with message of peace

On the joyous occasion of the Persian New Year, better known as " Nowruz ", search giant Google came up with a attractive doodle to celebrate the festival. In India, the festival is celebrated by the Parsi comm...More..

Chaudhary ranked 1567th in Forbes richest list
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Chaudhary ranked 1567th in Forbes richest list

Trump's current $3.5 billion net worth compares with $3.7 billion in October, when Forbes published its list of the 400 wealthiest Americans and a month before his Election Day upset against Democrat Hillary...More..

England's James Ward-Prowse inspired by manager Gareth Southgate's message
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

England's James Ward-Prowse inspired by manager Gareth Southgate's message

Promoted from his role as England under-21s coach, he was given four games to prove himself worthy of the top job. Bowing out at the group stage of the last World Cup and then to Iceland at Euro 2016 saw th...More..

North Korea says it is ready for 'any war' with US
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

North Korea says it is ready for 'any war' with US

If the North Koreans do "escalate" by testing new capabilities-either nuclear or missile-and the United States does not respond, then it will be read as implying that those developments are acceptable. North ...More..

Hundreds Of 9/11 Families And First Responders Have Sued Saudi Arabia
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Hundreds Of 9/11 Families And First Responders Have Sued Saudi Arabia

Further, 15 of the 19 hijackers involved in the 9/11 attacks were Saudi Arabian. The suit alleges that Saudi Arabia provided support to al Qaeda [BBC profile] in multiple ways. More than 850 family members of...More..

Senate intelligence panel rejects Trump wiretap claim
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Senate intelligence panel rejects Trump wiretap claim

A spokesman for the former President dismissed the allegation as "simply false", while legislators from both parties called on Trump to produce evidence of the surveillance or retract the charge. The two cited ...More..

Trump's approval rating keeps sinking to new lows
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Trump's approval rating keeps sinking to new lows

Voters approve of President Trump's job performance. It's not just the lack of approval, 37 percent now, but the active disapproval - a whopping 58 percent in the latest figures - that spells trouble for Trum...More..

One Pilot Dead, One Injured After Two Planes Crash Into Each Other
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

One Pilot Dead, One Injured After Two Planes Crash Into Each Other

One of them died, the other was seriously injured. When the controller received no response, he repeated his warning. "Traffic ten o'clock. One mile", said the controller. One of the students had 40 hours on ...More..

House Intelligence panel receives documents on wiretapping
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

House Intelligence panel receives documents on wiretapping

He drew parallels to Watergate and McCarthyism and said Obama was a "Bad (or sick) guy!" for ordering surveillance of his NY residence - allegations the former president quickly denied through a spokesman. "As ...More..

Brexit latest: Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Brexit latest: Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

Theresa May is carrying out talks in the devolved nations ahead of her promise to trigger Article 50 by the end of the month. Brexit Secretary David Davis said triggering Article 50 would initiate "the most i...More..

Indo-Pak Indus Water Commission conference to today begin in Islamabad
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Indo-Pak Indus Water Commission conference to today begin in Islamabad

He said dialogue relating to Indus Waters Treaty was suspended in 2015 and are now taking place after nearly a two-year break. Despite various media statements causing speculations, Pakistan showed restrain...More..

Iowa State University President Named as New President of Auburn University
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Iowa State University President Named as New President of Auburn University

After stepping down as president later this year, he will remain at Auburn teaching a higher education administration course and conducting special projects. I have volunteered to work closely with the Regents ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation head says no evidence of Trump wiretap claim

Mr Trump has called the investigation a "total witch hunt". At a hearing in January, Comey refused to confirm or deny the existence of any investigation exploring possible connections between Trump associates...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tests Find Drugs, Alcohol in Blood of Paris Airport Attacker

Interior minister Bruno Le Roux has previously said Belgacem was known to French intelligence services. In between the moments when he ducked behind his hostage, the two other soldiers fired three bursts, eig...More..

Russian Federation summons Israeli ambassador to explain air raids in Syria
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Russian Federation summons Israeli ambassador to explain air raids in Syria

No Israelis were hurt during the strikes Thursday night or from the anti-aircraft fire, according to a statement by the IDF spokesman. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the air strikes targeted weapons...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Royal Jordanian warns about electronics prohibition on U.S. flights

US government officials have temporarily banned most electronics on certain flights into and out of the country, according to Jordan's national air carrier. Royal Jordanian Airlines didn't specify which US dep...More..

Carolina teams fuel quick sellout for Greenville regional
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Carolina teams fuel quick sellout for Greenville regional

NCAA statement on the confederate flag outside the Greenville arena. In addition to the large flag that was seen waving near Greenville's Bon Secours Wellness Arena where the men's games were taking place...More..

South Sudan: Passenger jet crashes onto runway, dozens feared dead
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

South Sudan: Passenger jet crashes onto runway, dozens feared dead

This post was syndicated from The Independent Uganda:. Fire engines rushed to the plane when it crash-landed. "That made the plane not to see the runway", Achieng said. On social media, images appeared of t...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Turkish FM urges European Union to implement visa-free regime

Thomas Oppermann, the parliamentary caucus leader of Gabriel's Social Democrats, said Turkey's chances of joining the European Union would be "gone for good" if the country reintroduced the death penalty, as Er...More..

Kurdish supporters in Frankfurt protest against Erdogan
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Kurdish supporters in Frankfurt protest against Erdogan

Turkey says there is a possibility that Turkish ministers could plan another rally in Germany ahead of an April 16 referendum, a move that could further escalate tensions between Ankara and Berlin. About 30,000...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Trade war will hurt U.S. firms first, China says

The premier made the remarks when asked whether China is filling the United States' place to lead the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and his opinion about the current global trade map at a news conference after the...More..

A plan that will worsen health care
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

A plan that will worsen health care

Representative Mark Meadows, the chairman of the hardline conservative House Freedom Caucus, said the bill would "absolutely not" pass the way it is now. A House vote on the plan is scheduled for Thursday. Ea...More..

CBP Seeking Bids for Building Border Wall Prototypes
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

CBP Seeking Bids for Building Border Wall Prototypes

Building a wall across the entire 2,000-mile length of the border with Mexico was one of President Trump's most frequent and popular promises on the campaign trail. Each prototype is expected to cost between $2...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

William and Kate meet French attack survivors

William and Kate's visit has been overshadowed by newspaper criticisms the Duke has faced for his weekend away on a "lads only" ski trip to Verbier. The pair also headed to the historic Musée d'Orsay and wer...More..

Napoli told to give up Zlatan dream
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Napoli told to give up Zlatan dream

There have been rumours of interest from LA Galaxy in Ibrahimovic, who could increase the striker's wages to make him the highest paid player in the league. Having helped United take a 2-0 lead with a long-rang...More..

Yogi Adityanath Sworn In as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Yogi Adityanath Sworn In as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister

The BJP's national general secretary Bhupendra Yadav and Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu are flying into Lucknow from Delhi the morning of March 18 to oversee the election of the new legislature party leader...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Escalation Looming? Israel to Crush Syrian Air Defense if Jets Targeted Again

Col. Peter Lerner said. The IDF reported that its "aerial defense systems intercepted one of the missiles" and stressed that "at no point was the safety of Israeli civilians or aircraft compromised". At least o...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

North Korea tests new rocket engine, state media report

North Korean news agencies reported last night (Saturday) that a new type of high-thrust rocket engine has been tested. It was developed without "dependence on the technology of other countries", KCNA said. The...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

US Officials Reportedly Apologize To The UK Over Spying Claims

Even in the face of flat denials by top officials in the Obama administration, who were in a position to know, Trump has stuck to his incendiary claim that the former president personally ordered a tap on his p...More..

Rebels Leave Al-Waer Under Government Evacuation Deal
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Rebels Leave Al-Waer Under Government Evacuation Deal

Officials say the exodus will take several weeks. Speaking to Chinese TV station Phoenix last week, President Assad said ceasefire deals negotiated with local rebel leaders were " the real political solutions...More..

Yogi, Yogi slogans inside BJP's MLA meet in Lucknow
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Yogi, Yogi slogans inside BJP's MLA meet in Lucknow

The people of Uttar Pradesh will now be under a chief minister whose obnoxious statements from the past are reasons enough for anybody sensible to fear the road ahead for Uttar Pradesh. Adityanath's offensive q...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Rory McIlroy moves up leaderboard with bogey-free 65 at Bay Hill

Japan's Hideki Matsuyama, ranked fourth, opened on 73 while third-ranked Rory McIlroy, hoping for a fifth career major title and the completion of a career Grand Slam at next month's Masters, fired a 74. Except...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Asia stocks set to end week higher, dollar slides after Fed

EUROPEAN OPTIMISM: Stock markets across the Atlantic rose, with the French CAC 40 up 0.6% and Germany's DAX up 0.5%. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan.MIAPJ0000PUS rose 0.1 percent, s...More..

Britain's GCHQ Dismisses Claims it Wiretapped Trump: 'Nonsense, Utterly Ridiculous'
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Britain's GCHQ Dismisses Claims it Wiretapped Trump: 'Nonsense, Utterly Ridiculous'

The official described the conversation as "cordial" where McMaster described Spicer's comment as "unintentional". He's also doubling down on his unproven wiretapping allegation with a reference to 2013 rep...More..

French election: Odds of Macron Presidency improved after Dutch election
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

French election: Odds of Macron Presidency improved after Dutch election

She said: "I see no reason why France and Great Britain should not have excellent relations". Le Pen's father, a co-founder of the party, was a fierce anti-Semitist and had faced convictions over his descript...More..

Bye bye PBS? Trump could dump public broadcasting
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Bye bye PBS? Trump could dump public broadcasting

If Mulvaney is so concerned about what he can and can't ask coal miners in West Virginia to pay for, the slashing of the Appalachian Regional Commission is interesting, considering that it exists to "Inve...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Sturgeon refuses to rule out wildcat independence vote

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced on Monday that she wanted a fresh vote on leaving Britain, saying Scotland did not want the "hard Brexit" that May's Conservative government is pursuing. Speaki...More..

Young sniffer dog killed at New Zealand airport after running onto runway
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Young sniffer dog killed at New Zealand airport after running onto runway

Ten-month-old Grizz was killed by police on Thursday after officials spent three hours failing to capture it in an incident that led to 16 flights being delayed for several hours. The 10-month-old puppy was a c...More..

Saudi king cancels Maldives visit over swine flu fears
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Saudi king cancels Maldives visit over swine flu fears

Asian countries are vital importers of Saudi oil, and the country wants to boost sales to China. "King Salman's Asia trip occurs against the backdrop that USA global dominance has shown signs of declining ami...More..