• We want Congress to be part of front: Mamata Banerjee
We want Congress to be part of front: Mamata Banerjee

Taking a dig at BJP, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati alleged that processions and armed protests without government approval were "in fashion" among BJP leaders. There is still no clarity on which leaders Naidu plans to meet, but the timing of the visit is curious. "But my party's opinion is wherever there is a possibility with a regiona...

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  • Census to Ask About Citizenship Status
Census to Ask About Citizenship Status

They will also discuss the conflict between Turks, Syrians and Kurds; Rand Paul's apparent national political aspirations; and "the sharing economy", as well as other top news and trending issues in the "Divided States of America". Economic developers and governments use the figures to help recruit major businesses. That reality is at odds with t...

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  • Malala Yousafzai Returns To Pakistan For First Time Since 2012 Attack
Malala Yousafzai Returns To Pakistan For First Time Since 2012 Attack

Malala, who is now 20, was 15 when a Taliban gunman boarded her school bus in northwest Pakistan, singled her out, and shot her in the head. Later Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan took responsibility, saying they attacked the girl for her "pro-peace, anti-Taliban and "secular" agenda".

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  • United Nations chief criticises 'unrealistic demands' on peacekeepers
United Nations chief criticises 'unrealistic demands' on peacekeepers

It followed a $400 million trim the prior year, before Trump's administration. Haley says the US will work to ensure cuts in its portion are done fairly. India has expressed concern over the rising improvised explosive device (IED) attacks on United Nations peacekeepers and called for deploying resources to protect troops against them.

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  • Judge rejects Trump push to dismiss emoluments lawsuit
Judge rejects Trump push to dismiss emoluments lawsuit

The D.C. hotel has openly courted business with foreign embassies, and with Trump retaining his ownership, the booking of rooms or space at the hotel is essentially a payment to the president . The ruling , which is likely to be appealed, was made by US District Judge Peter J. Messitte . They had also referenced other Trump properties around the ...

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  • Court orders new trial for Adnan Syed, subject of 'Serial' podcast
Court orders new trial for Adnan Syed, subject of 'Serial' podcast

Syed's lawyer, C. Justin Brown , said he is pleased by the ruling. Syed's lawyer told CNN they are optimistic the new trial will happen. But even if the state doesn't appeal, Syed will have to undergo a whole new trial. In a dissenting opinion, Judge Kathryn Grill Graeff disagreed with the majority, saying Syed had failed to overcome the pre...

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  • Car Attempts to Ram Into French Military, Suspect Escapes
Car Attempts to Ram Into French Military, Suspect Escapes

The driver attempted to ram his vehicle into troops jogging outside their base in Varces-Allieres-et-Risset, near Grenoble, who threw themselves in a ditch to escape the auto. The incident comes as victims of a hostage-taking at a supermarket in the south-western town of Trèbes are being buried. At least six security force members have been kille...

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  • DoJ watchdog to review potential FISA court abuse by FBI
DoJ watchdog to review potential FISA court abuse by FBI

The document, titled Confidential Human Source Assessing, gives tips for agents on how to cultivate informants. But he said if Horowitz uncovers alleged criminal activity, he could pass it on to the Justice Department for investigation. This is the second leak investigation involving the Intercept news organization. "News reports have suggested...

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  • Pope says no one goes to hell, sinners just 'disappear'
Pope says no one goes to hell, sinners just 'disappear'

According to Pope Francis, the evil doers will disappear from the world. Trudeau's office redirected questions about this latest development to Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, who said Canada won't give up on the idea yet.

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  • Rep. Coffman Says 'Odds Are Not With' Trump's Pick to Lead VA
Rep. Coffman Says 'Odds Are Not With' Trump's Pick to Lead VA

Ronny Jackson , a Navy rear admiral entrusted with the health of the past three presidents, is a lifelong physician whose positions on privatizing operations in the second largest federal department and addressing ballooning health care costs are unknown.

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  • Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over campaign financing
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over campaign financing

Mr. Sarkozy, who has argued repeatedly that the investigations against him are politically motivated, was infuriated that investigators had wiretapped conversations with his lawyer, but the appellate court ruled in 2016 that the taps were legal.

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  • Milpitas: School board president changes mind about arming teachers
Milpitas: School board president changes mind about arming teachers

The Ozark School District Board of Education will begin reviewing applications for the superintendent vacancy tomorrow during a closed session meeting. A vote on the budget is set for April 24th. According to the superintendent, the district's looking for ways to cut district expenses is a response to the state budget crisis.

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  • Buhari rejects tenure extension for Oyegun, others
Buhari rejects tenure extension for Oyegun, others

PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, in a statement yesterday said there is no evidence that the party looted any public fund, noting that the APC and Buhari campaigned for the 2015 presidential election with looted billions of naira meant for the provision of essential amenities for ordinary Nigerians.

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  • Former Disney Channel Star Caroline Sunshine Joins President Trump's White House Staff
Former Disney Channel Star Caroline Sunshine Joins President Trump's White House Staff

In a statement to CNN , White House spokesperson Lindsay Walters said that prior to interning at the White House, Sunshine "was involved with the American Enterprise Institute", a right-wing think tank. She's also worked with the Joyful Sewing Organization, Working Wardrobes, the Orange County Child Abuse Prevention Center, Adopt a Hero, Loaves an...

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  • BJP changes privacy setting on NAMO App: Altnews
BJP changes privacy setting on NAMO App: Altnews

Even after the NaMo app revelations, the Congress and the BJP had an accusatory exchange, after Elliot Alderson revealed that when a person applied for membership in the official INCIndia app, the personal data was sent to a server located in Singapore.

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  • Michigan State University basketball star Miles Bridges declares for 2018 NBA Draft
Michigan State University basketball star Miles Bridges declares for 2018 NBA Draft

He has one year of collegiate eligibility remaining should he return to school. The 6-foot-6 wing began his collegiate career at Virginia Tech, where he played two seasons before transferring to Florida. Hudson, Koulechov and Chiozza were the team's top three scorers in 2017-18. He also shined defensively, with coach Steve Alford lauding the point ...

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  • India and China Agree to A Roadmap for Addressing Trade Imbalance
India and China Agree to A Roadmap for Addressing Trade Imbalance

In a statement, issued after the 15th meeting of the India-US Counter-terrorism Joint Working Group here, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the two sides achieved important progress on counter-terrorism cooperation. "The agreement is non-binding, reducing the trade deficit depends heavily on intent", officials said. In 2016-17, India's ...

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  • VA Secretary Shulkin fired by Trump
VA Secretary Shulkin fired by Trump

Jackson has served as White House physician since 2013 and is an admiral in the United States Navy. Trump said he was "proud" to nominate the White House's top doctor to take over the VA. Later, another reporter asked about Shulkin and Trump's relationship. The department announced two days after the report was issued that Shulkin's chief of st...

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  • Ghani In Uzbekistan To Attend Tashkent Conference
Ghani In Uzbekistan To Attend Tashkent Conference

The Tashkent summit is expected to be attended by the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, UN Special Envoy to Afghanistan Tadamichi Yamamoto, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, as well as the foreign ministers of China, Russia, the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Ital...

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  • Turkey warns of action if Kurdish militants do not leave Syria's Manbij
Turkey warns of action if Kurdish militants do not leave Syria's Manbij

But according to Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency, they have been charged with "attempted military espionage" by prosecutors as well as entering a forbidden military zone. Before arriving in Bulgaria, Mr Erdogan insisted "EU membership remains our strategic goal". The EU should support its member states. It would be a grave mistake for Euro...

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