• Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards Sunday
Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards Sunday

He won best male R&B/pop artist and kicked off the show with a fun and funky performance of the song, "Perm". Chance acknowledged that the honor felt early in his young career, but said , "My God doesn't make mistakes". The hip-hop trio Migos won the night's first honor - the best group award. Nominees for best male hip hop artist are Kendric...

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  • Govt declares Eid holiday today
Govt declares Eid holiday today

But Eid - the end of Ramadan - came and went this year without any mention of a White House meal. Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today wished people belonging to Muslim community on holy occasion of Eid-Ul-Fitr.

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  • Democrats look for what went wrong after losing Georgia House race
Democrats look for what went wrong after losing Georgia House race

On that point, Ryan agreed that the Democrats need to focus less on President Donald Trump and more on economic issues. Ms Handel comfortably won the seat vacated by health and human services secretary Tom Price in the sixth congressional district of Georgia , beating Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff .

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  • 79 presumed dead in London Building fire
79 presumed dead in London Building fire

On Sunday, investigators released photographs and video footage showing what's left of the inside the 24-storey apartment building that was engulfed in flames in the early morning hours of last Wednesday. He said it had been "incredibly emotional working in there". The investigation will include areas such as the construction, renovation and main...

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  • Safety tests at tower blocks in Wales after Grenfell Tower fire
Safety tests at tower blocks in Wales after Grenfell Tower fire

Hotpoint-branded fridge freezers were manufactured by Indesit between 2006 and 2009, before Indesit was bought by current owner Whirlpool . McCormack said the cladding samples sent for analysis failed safety tests . Clare County Fire and Rescue Service says it hasn't been made aware of any concerns about the use of cladding on social housing ...

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  • Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2
Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2

Liriano comes off of a 6-1 loss at the Texas Rangers where he was charged with five runs on seven hits and a pair of free passes over 4.2 frames to fall to 3-3 on the year. Vargas had a runner on base every inning before working a 1-2-3 sixth inning. In fact, in his 45 games batting leadoff over the last two years, the Jays have a record of 27-1...

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  • Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in Maharashtra
Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in Maharashtra

Instead, Trump and first lady Melania Trump issued a statement on June 24, 2017 sending warm wishes to those celebrating Eid al-Fitr. However, President Trump issued a statement Saturday greeting Muslims as they celebrate the holiday of Eid al-Fitr, breaking with almost two decades of tradition of holding an iftar dinner to commemorate Ramadan...

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  • FM Zarif Congratulates World Muslims on Eid al-Fitr
FM Zarif Congratulates World Muslims on Eid al-Fitr

In Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, residents said they hoped the spirit of Eid would overcome fears about rising militancy in the country with the largest number of Muslims. State Congress chief Ghulam Ahmad Mir greeted people on Eid and prayed for peace and prosperity of the State. Responding to the call of roots, thousands of people have alr...

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  • Israel PM hails Modi's visit as 'very significant'
Israel PM hails Modi's visit as 'very significant'

Padamshree media personality Sudhir Parikh, a medical doctor and long time community leader told PTI that India is moving forward under Modi's leadership. He added that India's surgical strikes in September previous year were proof that the country "practices restrain but can show power when needed". "When India conducted surgical strikes...

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  • Putin greets Russian Muslim believers on Eid al-Fitr
Putin greets Russian Muslim believers on Eid al-Fitr

The Ministry is organising " Eid Al Fitr Awareness and Cultural Celebrations" in a bid to provide a safer environment for expatriate communities' members and workers to celebrate Eid Al Fitr on 1st and 2nd days of Eid Al Fitr from 5pm to 10pm at Asian town (Car parking outside cricket stadium) in Doha Industrial area.

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  • Trump accuses Obama of Russia meddling claim inaction
Trump accuses Obama of Russia meddling claim inaction

While Trump wondered on Twitter Saturday if the Obama administration had not done more to counter Russian Federation because "t$3 hey didn't want to hurt Hillary", according to the Post , Obama's concerns may have been the opposite: The administration was hesitant to appear as though they were intervening in the election on Clinton's behal...

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  • Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Hotel
Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Hotel

The lawsuit , the first of its kind brought by government entities , was launched by Washington D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine and his Maryland counterpart Brian Frosh . Once the federal judge permits the case to progress, the first step will be to obtain Trump's personal returns copies to determine the level of his overseas business ...

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  • Disability advocates arrested during health care protest at McConnell's office
Disability advocates arrested during health care protest at McConnell's office

The AHCA would cap and cut Medicaid , something that would have severe repercussions for Americans with disabilities. They say in a statement that they are open to negotiation before the full Senate considers the measure. "They were literally carried from the space out to a separate area". Mr Oxford said Capitol Police began following the pr...

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  • Palestinians dismiss Daesh claim of Israel female officer killing
Palestinians dismiss Daesh claim of Israel female officer killing

In an online statement, ISIS said extremist fighters had targeted a "gathering of Jews", warning that "this attack will not be the last". The PLFP is a Marxist-Leninist group that broke away from the Arab Nationalist movement in the late 1960s and was credited with carrying out worldwide attacks, including plane hijackings, and in more recent t...

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  • Trumpcare Will Bring Chaos to Health Care Market
Trumpcare Will Bring Chaos to Health Care Market

Fox and Friends host Pete Hegseth asked Trump how he responds to a Facebook post from Barack Obama in which the former president said that, "small tweaks over the course of the next couple weeks, under the guise of making these bills easier to stomach, can not change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation".

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  • Sushma targets Meira using old video
Sushma targets Meira using old video

Swaraj had later said the Speaker did not "protect" her when a number of senior ministers raised a ruckus during the speech. The former Speaker is challenging NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind in the presidential election, that seems to be more a fight of ideologies than numbers as Mr Kovind's election is virtually assured.

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  • Toronto Pride parade goes ahead without police in the parade
Toronto Pride parade goes ahead without police in the parade

March on Pride, organized by the local chapter of Black Lives Matter, was an alternative event to the annual parade that the group says is more welcoming to marginalized groups by blocking police and corporate involvement. Black Lives Matter said it had launched its objection to hold Pride answerable for its "anti-blackness". "We welcome and enco...

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  • Indian president condoles former German chancellor Helmut Kohl's death
Indian president condoles former German chancellor Helmut Kohl's death

The head of the International Monetary Fund is expressing sadness at the death of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl . In the spring of 1945, after surviving a heavy Allied bombing of Berchtesgaden and its environs in the Bavarian Alps, where Hitler had a retreat, Mr.

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  • China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole
China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole

Hong Kong's Apple Daily, citing Mr Liu's lawyer Mo Shaoping , said the information came from Mr Liu's younger brother. The global community had been calling for years for the release of the 2010 Nobel victor. The prize infuriated the Chinese government and relations with Norway quickly deteriorated. "The Chinese authorities should immediately ...

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  • GST a game changer, PM invites US CEOs to invest in India
GST a game changer, PM invites US CEOs to invest in India

He also said that growth of separatism and transition of separatists to terrorists is most visible in Jammu and Kashmir . Some commentators have argued that Modi and Trump should have a natural affinity as political outsiders who have risen to power in part by castigating the traditional ruling elite on a nationalist platform.

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