Monday April 23-rd, 2018

Omar questions NGT's decision to declare Amarnath cave a 'silence zone' Omar questions NGT's decision to declare Amarnath cave a 'silence zone'

It also claimed that such measures will help in ensuring that there is no adverse impact of noise on shivling so that pilgrims who visit later are also able to witness the natural formation. The directions would make the Amarnath Yatra safe and conve...

Aadhaar-SIM linking deadline may get extended to March'18 Aadhaar-SIM linking deadline may get extended to March'18

The statement came even as the Supreme Court made a decision to begin hearings on petitions challenging the validity of the Aadhaar scheme from Thursday. The government had last week extended the deadline for linking of PAN with Aadhaar till Marc...

WSJ Report: Omarosa got bum's rush from the White House WSJ Report: Omarosa got bum's rush from the White House

A source close to the White House told NBC News Wednesday night that Kelly made the decision to terminate Newman's employment and that she was escorted off the White House grounds after trying to re-enter the residence to debate the terms of her depa...

World Bank to end lending for oil and gas after 2019 World Bank to end lending for oil and gas after 2019

In 2015, the bank previously vowed to have 28 percent of its portfolio dedicated to climate action by 2020. The economics surrounding the energy sector are increasingly making it more attractive for entities to switch to renewable energy.

Scams And Delays Already Wreaking Havoc On Holiday Package Deliveries For Many Scams And Delays Already Wreaking Havoc On Holiday Package Deliveries For Many

Get your packages to the post office by Thursday. "It's really busy. Next week is projected to be our busiest week", said Charlotte Postmaster Justin Anderson. If you have packages that need to be shipped, the sooner you put them in the mail or s...

Dwayne Johnson On Expecting Third Girl: 'Bring on the Estrogen!' Dwayne Johnson On Expecting Third Girl: 'Bring on the Estrogen!'

Tom Rothman, chairman of Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group, paid tribute to the actor, who has entertained the possibility that he might run for president in 2020. The soon-to-be father-of-three added, "So many fall into that pitfall". The reignin...

Voting to start in the second phase of Gujarat Assembly polls Voting to start in the second phase of Gujarat Assembly polls

Thousands of people greeted the Prime Minister on his arrival with "Modi Modi" cheer and chant as he went inside the polling booth to cast his vote. While Shah is expected to cast his vote at Naranpura sub-zonal office in Naranpura, Anandiben Patel...

NJ Weather: Snow could mess up morning commute NJ Weather: Snow could mess up morning commute

A lake effect snow warning ended Wednesday morning. Smiley is calling for about an inch of accumulation along the Interstate 80 corridor, while Pittsburgh will see less. There is a 20 percent chance of scattered flurries at night. Up to 10 in...

Georgia football player arrested on forgery charge Georgia football player arrested on forgery charge

The store realized it was a counterfeit currency and traced it back to Brini, who allegedly used a fake name, Trevon Shorter, while signing up for a rewards card. He sustained a hamstring injury in the preseason and is headed for a redshirt season. ...

Lingering Lake Effect Snow Plus Arctic Cold Lingering Lake Effect Snow Plus Arctic Cold

Other parts of the United Kingdom could also experience sub-zero temperatures, as well as wintry showers. NEXT WEEK: A few showers could linger into Monday, but plenty of clouds remain. Elsewhere across the United Kingdom sub-zero temperatures are ...

U.S. strikes explosives-filled vehicle in Somalia U.S. strikes explosives-filled vehicle in Somalia

Witnesses said the officers were crowded into an open square for their early morning parade when the bomber detonated his explosives. According to a Reuters report, the bomber was in police uniform and blew himself up inside the training camp.

PM In Istanbul For OIC Extraordinary Summit PM In Istanbul For OIC Extraordinary Summit

Prime Minister Abbasi will convey the sentiments of the people and Government of Pakistan of the unequivocal support to the people of Palestine . Abbasi said that Pakistan has always demonstrated its solidarity with the Palestinian people and thei...

Mass. offering in-state tuition to Puerto Rico hurricane victims Mass. offering in-state tuition to Puerto Rico hurricane victims

Puerto Rico has 107 tourist attractions that are open and operational. Students from the New England region pay $1,365 a year, while out-of-state students pay $7,050. We are ever so grateful that our students have been offered help during this very ...

Plane carrying 25 people crashes near northern Saskatchewan airport Plane carrying 25 people crashes near northern Saskatchewan airport

Multiple injuries are reported. Fond du Lac RCMP are now on scene at a downed aircraft near the Fond du Lac airport. It was not immediate clear whether there were any fatalities, the news outlet said. Fond du Lac is located just south of the border...

What! Did Deepika Padukone wear Anushka Sharma's wedding earrings before her? What! Did Deepika Padukone wear Anushka Sharma's wedding earrings before her?

Millions of breath-taking pictures of the bride and groom have surfaced online and have won several hearts. Borgo Finocchietto, where the couple's wedding took place, has been listed by Forbes among its list of 20 most expensive holiday locations.

Record number of journalists jailed worldwide, report says Record number of journalists jailed worldwide, report says

In Egypt, more than half of the 20 imprisoned journalists are in poor health, according to CPJ. Though the CPJ has been conducting an annual survey of jailed journalists since the 1990s, Beiser indicated that this was the second year in a row in wh...

American helicopter window falls on Japanese school sports ground American helicopter window falls on Japanese school sports ground

A metal window frame from a USA military transport helicopter fell from the aircraft onto the grounds of an elementary school in Okinawa Prefecture on Wednesday triggering anger and concerns in the municipality that hosts a key us air base.

Jeanine Pirro, Fox News face defamation lawsuit by BLM activist DeRay Mckesson Jeanine Pirro, Fox News face defamation lawsuit by BLM activist DeRay Mckesson

Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson is suing over defamatory claims made by Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro , who accused him of inciting violence against a police officer back in 2016. "I was found not guilty & I didn't direct any violence". ...

Manmohan Singh video attacks PM Modi, Amit Shah questions his 'anger' Manmohan Singh video attacks PM Modi, Amit Shah questions his 'anger'

Kasuri was one of the attendees of a party hosted by the now-suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar . He further said the former prime minister and former vice president are duty bound not to share the content of the information with anyon...

Bermuda is set to be the first country to end marriage equality Bermuda is set to be the first country to end marriage equality

Senators on Wednesday approved the Domestic Partnership Act by an 8-3 vote. ONLY MONTHS after gay couples in Bermuda were allowed to marry under a Supreme Court ruling, the ruling Progressive Labour Party (PLP), in power for nearly five months, h...

Americans see more jingle, less Jesus in Christmas celebrations Americans see more jingle, less Jesus in Christmas celebrations

Christmas Day or Christmas Eve church services were on the schedules of 51 percent of those polled, down from 54 percent in 2013. Those numbers, Pew added, are roughly the same as those of 2013. "Overall, 57 percent of Americans now believe in all fo...

Saudi Arabia pledges 100 million euros for Sahel anti-terrorism force Saudi Arabia pledges 100 million euros for Sahel anti-terrorism force

There are states which are now in jeopardy", he said following the talks at a chateau outside Paris . But there are fears it is struggling to cope, as groups like ISIL and al-Qaeda push to expand their operations. That includes four USA soldie...

Former Rutgers student pleads guilty to DDoS attacks Former Rutgers student pleads guilty to DDoS attacks

Jha admitted to writing computer code to create a botnet - a collection of computers infected with " malware " software that controls the devices without their owner's knowledge, according to a plea agreement filed December 5 in federal court in ...

Arrest at gunpoint of MI 11-year-old girl riles community Arrest at gunpoint of MI 11-year-old girl riles community

Officers pointed their guns at all three individuals as they determined if any of them were the suspect. Once again, Manning is a 40-year-old white woman and police still confused her for a young Black girl. Honestie Hodges told WOOD-TV that she was...

Chris Froome says he has not broken any rules amid Salbutamol test Chris Froome says he has not broken any rules amid Salbutamol test

The Kenyan-born rider is the first to win back-to-back Grand Tours since Marco Pantani won the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France in 1998. Should the test result be upheld, Froome could face a long ban and have to forfeit his Vuelta title.

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