Wednesday October 17-th, 2018

Four cricketers arrested for 'respecting' Pakistan national anthem Four cricketers arrested for 'respecting' Pakistan national anthem

In April a year ago, police had detained local cricketers in Ganderbal area for donning Pakistan uniform and playing its national anthem. In another incident, video of two young Kashmiri artistes performing Pakistan's national anthem on tradi...

"No Collusion, No Crime", Trump Says Of Russia Investigation

Manafort". His team has been "open" with special counsel Robert Mueller and 'done nothing wrong, ' Trump told reporters at Camp David, where he was meeting with Republican congressional leaders and Cabinet members to discuss legislative strategy in...

Bangalore fire: Five die as fire breaks out at restaurant Bangalore fire: Five die as fire breaks out at restaurant

The five deceased were later identified as 23-year-old Swami, 20-year-old Prasad, 45-year-old Manjunath, 24-year-old Keerthi, and 35-year-old Mahesh. According to a fire department official, they were alerted about the fire at around 2:30 am.

Israel Reportedly Aims to Bar 20 Organizations From Country Over Boycott Calls

Ahmad Tibi, a member of the Arab Joint List, a coalition of parties representing Palestinian citizens of Israel in the Knesset, said it was ironic that Israel - a self-proclaimed "Jewish state" - permitting figures such as Austrian far-right leader H...

Mirallas returns to Olympiakos on loan Mirallas returns to Olympiakos on loan

Mirallas was an Olympiakos player between 2010 and 2012 where he scored 34 goals in 52 games - including 20 in the 2011-12 season - helping the club win back-to-back league titles. Mirallas found playing time hard to come by this season for Everto...

Flooding at JFK terminal adds to delays from winter weather Flooding at JFK terminal adds to delays from winter weather

The airport was shut down following Thursday's blizzard and reopened on Friday morning. Abrams video showed water on the ground in the arrivals area of the terminal and the chaos as travelers attempted a mass exodus from the airport. A China Sout...

Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen - coalition Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen - coalition

Saudi Arabia's Royal Air Force said two of its pilots whose fighter jet crashed during an operation in Yemen on Sunday have been rescued. A spokesman for the Saudi-led military alliance fighting the Huthis in Yemen did not immediately respond to a ...

Man allegedly calls police to report himself drunk driving Man allegedly calls police to report himself drunk driving

And when she asked what he'd been doing all night, he said "I don't know, driving around, trying to get pulled over, actually". Michael Lester reportedly called police saying that he was "driving on the wrong side of the road", according to the Pol...

Trump lied about why his voter fraud inquisition failed Trump lied about why his voter fraud inquisition failed

One of the members of the commission, Maine Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap, sued the commission in federal court, alleging it had violated federal law by refusing to provide him documents available to other members, among other charges. Already, t...

Trump moves back his 'Fake News Awards,' citing high interest Trump moves back his 'Fake News Awards,' citing high interest

Mr. Trump has continued to attack mainstream outlets like the "failing" New York Times , even while he gives them interviews. "Victor to receive the FAKE NEWS TROPHY!" Then later in the evening, Fox News announced some news stories of other netw...

SEC Probes Kushner Cos. Over EB-5 Investment-for-Visa Program SEC Probes Kushner Cos. Over EB-5 Investment-for-Visa Program

The subpoena, which had not been previously disclosed, was sent in May 2017, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday , citing people familiar with the matter. "We are cooperating with legal requests for information", general counsel Emily Wolff sa...

Confident BJP Will Come to Power in Meghalaya: Amit Shah Confident BJP Will Come to Power in Meghalaya: Amit Shah

The vicious cycle of violence will not work as the people of Tripura have woken up and will give a befitting reply. The BJP will form the government here in March. Hitting out at the Left Front for allegedly unleashing a series of violence against BJ...

Trump calls himself Trump calls himself "a very stable genius", slams Michael Wolff

The gathering at Camp David , with a number of members of his cabinet, is supposed to be a weekend for Mr Trump to concentrate on their agenda for 2018. Lawyers for the US president also sent a cease and desist letter to Bannon accusing him of v...

FIR filed against newspaper, reporter FIR filed against newspaper, reporter

UIDAI said that "though there was no breach of Aadhaar biometric database, because UIDAI takes every criminal violation seriously, it is for the act of unauthorized access, criminal proceedings have been initiated". "It is unfair, unjustified and a d...

Oil tanker collides with vessel off China coast, 32 crew members missing

The 21-strong crew aboard the Hong Kong-registered CF Crystal have all been rescued and the ship was not severely damaged. The 274-meter-long oil tanker SANCHI , owned by an Iranian shipping company, was heading to South Korea with its cargo.

Powerful 'bomb cyclone' winter storm hits US East Coast Powerful 'bomb cyclone' winter storm hits US East Coast

The storm was dropping inches of snow in SC, as well, as it moved up the coast first to the mid-Atlantic and then to New England. It brought high winds and swift, heavy snowfall. A winter storm is wreaking havoc in the Southeast US, as parts of Flori...

California Commissioner Condemns Session's Move Against Legal Pot

Lori Ajax, chief of California's Bureau of Cannabis Control, which oversees the state's regulation of the marijuana industry, said California was conferring with other states to respond to Sessions' action. According to a Thursday report from ...

President Trump's aide says critical book is 'pile of trash'

Both men repeatedly speak over the other. " Jake Tapper of Fake News CNN just got destroyed in his interview with Stephen Miller of the Trump Administration", tweeted President Donald Trump . Stephen Miller attends a meeting between US Presid...

Man held for harassing Sachin Tendulkar's daughter over phone Man held for harassing Sachin Tendulkar's daughter over phone

The accused was presented before a local court and has been taken to Mumbai on transit remand for further investigation. It is yet to be ascertained how he got hold of the number to make calls at the Tendulkar residence. Following his arrest, Mai...

Queen's granddaughter Zara Tindall announces pregnancy

This is a breaking news story and we will update with more information as it emerges from official sources. The pregnancy comes just over a year after Tindall suffered a miscarriage shortly before Christmas in 2016. A few weeks earlier the couple...

Russian Federation and Syrian airstrikes kill 17 civilians in east Ghouta, says NGO Russian Federation and Syrian airstrikes kill 17 civilians in east Ghouta, says NGO

Almost 30 civilians, including children, have been killed by airstrikes in the rebel stronghold of Eastern Ghouta, outside the Syrian capital, Damascus. The United Nations says about 400,000 civilians besieged in the area face "complete catastrophe" ...

Temperatures reach 79-year high as Sydney residents flock to the beaches Temperatures reach 79-year high as Sydney residents flock to the beaches

An Ausgrid spokeswoman said while additional load on the network from the high temperatures had contributed to some of the outages, there were several other factors at play. An Air Quality Forecast alert of poor for the Sydney region has been issue...

Why Is China Building a Military Base in Pakistan, America's Newest Enemy? Why Is China Building a Military Base in Pakistan, America's Newest Enemy?

China officially states that it is only a logistics base to service its naval personnel deployed for anti-piracy operations. The official was responding to question that the latest American move would push Pakistan towards China. "I believe they (Pak...

Venkaiah Naidu refers privilege notice against Rahul Gandhi to Lok Sabha Venkaiah Naidu refers privilege notice against Rahul Gandhi to Lok Sabha

When Parliament was in session, Rahul had tweeted: "Dear Mr Jaitlie - thank you for reminding India that our PM never means what he says or says what he means". In his notice, Yadav alleged that there is a "breach of privilege" by Gandhi as he used d...

China to Send Special Envoy on Korean Affairs to Seoul China to Send Special Envoy on Korean Affairs to Seoul

The announcement by China's Commerce Ministry follows an agreement between North and South Korea to hold talks Tuesday for the first time in two years. South Korea's claim of close cooperation with the United States on rapidly evolving developments w...

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