• BJP offering Rs 15 crore, poll tickets: Gujarat Congress MLAs
BJP offering Rs 15 crore, poll tickets: Gujarat Congress MLAs

But Congress will have to make sure no more of its MLAs cross over. They also claimed to have the support of the requisite 45 MLAs necessary for ensuring that Ahmed Patel , senior Congress leader and aide to Congress president Sonia Gandhi , is elected again to the Rajya Sabha in next week's polls.

Read more

  • Why Trump discouraging officers from being 'too nice' matters in Baltimore
Why Trump discouraging officers from being 'too nice' matters in Baltimore

He told officers not to protect suspects' heads when putting them in police cars. He said: "You can take the hand off", drawing cheers from his audience. "Like, 'don't hit their head, ' and they have just killed somebody", Trump said. "Those that applauded and cheered should be ashamed", he wrote on Twitter .

Read more

  • Local medical workers rally against Obamacare repeal
Local medical workers rally against Obamacare repeal

Healthcare stocks were mixed in premarket trading Friday following the Senate's decision to strike down a proposed " skinny repeal " of Obamacare. The Senate officially started debating the issue Tuesday. Repeal of the medical device tax is not now in the bill, but could be added later, one source said. Finally, the process of writing a repea...

Read more

  • Party democracy, ideology important for progress, says Amit Shah
Party democracy, ideology important for progress, says Amit Shah

TNIE reports that the BJP will be trying to gain foothold in the state, given the atmosphere of political uncertaininty. Meghalaya BJP president Shibun Lyngdoh told this newspaper that, "At least seven legislators from Congress , United Democratic Party and National Peoples Party have approached me for an audience with our national president".

Read more

  • Trump Threatens To End Health Care Subsidies For Poor Americans, Congress
Trump Threatens To End Health Care Subsidies For Poor Americans, Congress

But it was unclear whether the White House admonishments would have any impact on Capitol Hill, where Republicans who control both houses signaled last week that it was time to move on to other issues. Without assurances, many plan to raise rates an additional 20 percent by an August 16 deadline for premium prices. It delivered by combining two a...

Read more

  • President Trump: Republican Senators 'Look Like Fools' for Losing Health Care Vote
President Trump: Republican Senators 'Look Like Fools' for Losing Health Care Vote

The tweet came a day after Senate Republicans failed to muster enough votes to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act , President Barack Obama's signature healthcare bill commonly known as Obamacare. He added, "I encourage the Senate to continue working toward a real solution that keeps our promise". He said if McConnell abandons the he...

Read more

  • Transgender military service ban
Transgender military service ban

Mattis said then that this "does not presuppose the outcome of the review", but Trump's tweets appeared to have done just that. A 2014 UCLA study estimated that there are 150,000 trans troops but there is no concrete data. An execution of the President's ban would immediately put approximately over 15,500 active-duty transgender servic...

Read more

  • GM&S : quelle est l'offre de GMD, seul repreneur en lice ?
GM&S : quelle est l'offre de GMD, seul repreneur en lice ?

Et le tribunal de commerce de Poitiers déciderait alors très probablement de liquider GM&S . GMD propose de reprendre 120 salariés sur les 277 que compte le site, un engagement jugé insuffisant par la CGT de GM&S , malgré les promesses d'accompagnement des salariés licenciés faites par l'Etat et la région Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Read more

  • Putin will 'retaliate' to United States sanctions
Putin will 'retaliate' to United States sanctions

He complained that "it's impossible to endlessly tolerate this kind of insolence towards our country", referring to tougher United States sanctions that were backed by the House of Representatives on Tuesday. He dismissed Congressional investigations into Russia's alleged meddling in last year's US presidential election, calling them a symptom ...

Read more

  • Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

On average, equities research analysts forecast that Solar Capital will post $1.66 EPS for the current year. The stock increased 1.11% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $33.71. On August 16 Citigroup left the company rating at "Neutral" but moved up the price target to $20.00 from $17.00. The firm has "Buy" rating by Maxim Group gi...

Read more

  • 6 arrested as police, Homeland Security carry out Suffolk raids
6 arrested as police, Homeland Security carry out Suffolk raids

Retweets, as so many Twitter users warn in their profiles, do not necessarily convey endorsements, but Johnson lent his voice to the national conversation Sunday, two days after Trump advocated for dealing with suspects roughly in a speech to law enforcement officers on Long Island, N.Y.

Read more

  • The thumbs down that doomed the GOP's plan to repeal Obamacare
The thumbs down that doomed the GOP's plan to repeal Obamacare

Ted Cruz before leaving the Capitol for a trip home to Texas. Moreover, the failure of the Obamacare repeal - the President said in a weekend tweet that his putative Republican allies looked "like fools" and anxious that Republican senators might be "total quitters" - underscored the difficulties ahead for simplifying the tax system and reduc...

Read more

  • Trump 'disappointed' with China after North Korea missile test
Trump 'disappointed' with China after North Korea missile test

Pyongyang has carried out 12 missile tests since February and conducted its first-ever test of an ICBM July 4 - which it claims could reach "anywhere in the world", CNN reported . The U.S. has in the past used overflights of the supersonic B1-B "Lancer" bomber as a show of force in response to North Korean missile or nuclear tests.

Read more

  • Five dead in vehicle bomb blast in Mogadishu
Five dead in vehicle bomb blast in Mogadishu

The attack came as officials in Mogadishu reported a deadly blast after a month of relative calm in the capital city. No group had yet claimed responsibility for the attack. Earlier on Sunday, a auto bomb blast near a police station in Mogadishu killed at least five people and wounded at least 13 others, police said. "Most of the people who...

Read more

  • Cops Back Away From Trump's Recommendation Of More Police Brutality
Cops Back Away From Trump's Recommendation Of More Police Brutality

As for Trump's police brutality comments, there's a huge difference between rallying officers and encouraging "rough rides" like the ones that killed Freddie Grey and Philando Castile . During a speech he gave at Suffolk County Community College in NY, on Friday, the President made comments implying that he was in support of unnecessary police...

Read more

  • Russia's retaliation to U.S. actions 'long, long overdue,' Kremlin says
Russia's retaliation to U.S. actions 'long, long overdue,' Kremlin says

CBS News' Margaret Brennan reports that a White House official confirmed President Trump is expected to sign the Russian Federation sanctions legislation early this week, but has not yet received the official bill on his desk. The punishment announced by Moscow closely resembled punitive measures announced by former President Barack Obama in Decemb...

Read more

  • Killed, 2 Injured When Car Strikes Utility Pole in Braintree
Killed, 2 Injured When Car Strikes Utility Pole in Braintree

The 16-year-old girl was identified as Amanda Nguyen, according to a statement from the Norfolk District Attorney's Office. Nguyen, the male driver, and a male passenger in the back seat were trapped in the vehicle, officials said. It appears speed was a factor in the crash, but police said they haven't ruled anything else out. Police say no cr...

Read more

  • Putin Says He's Ordering 755 American Diplomats Out of Russian Federation
Putin Says He's Ordering 755 American Diplomats Out of Russian Federation

Moscow ordered the United States on Friday to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff and said it would seize two USA diplomatic properties as a response to new US sanctions that were approved almost unanimously by both the House of Representatives and the Senate.

Read more

  • Donald Trump Encourages Police To
Donald Trump Encourages Police To "Not Be So Nice" When Arresting Suspects

On Friday, while visiting Suffolk County, New York, to discuss efforts to crack down on illegal immigration and violent crime like the MS-13 street gang, the president came under fire for his remarks about how he thinks authorities should place potential criminals in police cruisers.

Read more

  • Leonardo beats Florian in battle of Mayers
Leonardo beats Florian in battle of Mayers

Mixing heavy topspin with flatter strikes, Leonardo slashed 28 of his 44 winners off his forehand, frequently challenging Florian's elaborate forehand wing in crosscourt exchanges. "I'm very happy with my performance this week, especially to be in the final of a 500 tournament", Florian said. "He deserved to win". Error! There was an error proc...

Read more