Wednesday December 12-th, 2018

Kerala CPM workers surrendered in Shuhaib murder case Kerala CPM workers surrendered in Shuhaib murder case

Youth congress leader S P Shuhaib was hacked to death by suspected CPI (M) workers at Edayannur in Kannur district on Monday night. Drawing a connection between the grant of parole to CPI (M)-linked murder convicts and the murder of Shuhaib, Chen...

PTI releases video statement after Nawaz Sharif's ouster as PML-N head PTI releases video statement after Nawaz Sharif's ouster as PML-N head

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that a person disqualified under Article 62 and 63 of the Constitution can not head a political party. Speaking to Geo News after the announcement of the verdict, Marriyum said they expected a similar verdict ...

North Korean Hackers 'Expanding in Scope and Sophistication'

USA cybersecurity firm FireEye said the state-backed "Reaper" hacking organization, which it dubbed "APT 37", expanded its target list to include Japan, Vietnam and the Middle East previous year. "At the last minute, DPRK officials decided not to go...

Driver removed from presidential motorcade after gun found in bag Driver removed from presidential motorcade after gun found in bag

The screening took place about an hour before the vans would have joined the presidential motorcade when it left Mar-a-Lago in West Palm Beach, Fla. Another press van clipped a Secret Service vehicle once it was on the grounds of Trump Internationa...

Democrats flip statehouse seat in deep red Kentucky Democrats flip statehouse seat in deep red Kentucky

After her defeat, Johnson alleged voting fraud. "I've heard from and about people all day long saying they went to vote for me at the correct polling place and were refused the opportunity to vote", Johnson said in a news release. Democrats, on t...

Britain still wants Brexit implementation phase of around two years Britain still wants Brexit implementation phase of around two years

This is a crucial week in Brexit talks as both sides reconvene after a long break to lay the foundations for Britain's transitional arrangements on leaving the EU. The guidelines are set to annoy the Conservative Party's most staunch Brexiteers. ...

Narendra Modi is not against corruption, but an instrument of corruption Narendra Modi is not against corruption, but an instrument of corruption

Gandhi has also been attacking the government on the Rafale aircraft deal. BJP president Amit Shah, who is in Karnataka's Bantwala to attend Nava Karnataka Rally, said, "Photographs prove nothing, even you people are sitting with me and if one of...

Mobile Police officer shot and killed Mobile Police officer shot and killed

Hollie was named a person of interest in a shooting earlier Tuesday when a woman's body was found off West Ridge Road in Mobile, Ala. WPMI reports Hollie was found dead in his barricaded home around 3 a.m. He didn't offer much information on Bill...

Paedophile coach Barry Bennell jailed for 30 years Paedophile coach Barry Bennell jailed for 30 years

Judge Clement Goldstone QC said the abuse he subjected his 12 victims to "was sheer evil". Outside court, previous victim Andy Woodward , who decision to speak out about Bennell's abuse led to the trial, said he was proud to have helped other vi...

Text of revised Pacific trade deal released Text of revised Pacific trade deal released

The nation's Trade Minister David Parker said changes to the original document included the suspension of 22 items relating to areas such as intellectual property and taxpayer subsidized medicine. "The reasons for New Zealand becoming a party to the ...

Congress and President to blame for mass shooting in Florida Congress and President to blame for mass shooting in Florida

Asked if arming teachers would have stopped the attack, 42 percent said yes and 51 percent said no. While the poll illustrates the differences in the country over how to respond to gun violence, it also highlights the intense frustration with the l...

United Kingdom wages pick up with fewer foreign nationals in the workforce United Kingdom wages pick up with fewer foreign nationals in the workforce

The unemployment rate in Wales is now 5% - up 0.9% on the previous quarter and higher than the average United Kingdom rate, according to latest figures. United Kingdom pay growth is still slower than inflation, which is running at 3%. Central-ban...

Heavy rainfall impacting your Wednesday — ALERT DAY Heavy rainfall impacting your Wednesday — ALERT DAY

The combination of warm temperatures and rainfall is beginning to trigger significant runoff into the river system. If these totals verify, then the river would go higher than is now forecast. Other areas in the region that could experience flooding ...

'Black Panther' Crushes Box Office, Nabs 'Rolling Stone' Cover 'Black Panther' Crushes Box Office, Nabs 'Rolling Stone' Cover

From someone who loves you. "Boseman coped with the tragedy by writing a play in response to the incident, which he called Crossroads and staged at his school. "Give me one, please". "Not just on screen, but in real life", he wrote. Lupita N...

The Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital The Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, August 2 with "Overweight". Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Equalwt/In-Line" rating in Thursday, September 3 report. Barclays reissued an overweight rating on shares of Bodycote in...

Florida governor calls on Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail school shooting tip failure

The FBI's acknowledgment that it mishandled the tip prompted a sharp rebuke from its boss, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and a call from Florida's Republican Gov. Cruz had been expelled from the high school for undisclosed disciplinary reasons and ...

Judge orders the release of Florida school shooting suspect's mental-health records Judge orders the release of Florida school shooting suspect's mental-health records

The school shooting in Parkland, Florida, has sparked an urgent push for gun control , giving activists cautious hope that politicians might be willing to take some type of bipartisan action - action that has been elusive after previous mass shoo...

Turkey reveals number of terrorists killed since launch of Operation Olive Branch Turkey reveals number of terrorists killed since launch of Operation Olive Branch

The intelligence agencies of Turkey and Syria are in contact whenever situations in Syria necessitate it, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's spokesman İbrahim Kalın has said, while rejecting the establishment of any "political dialogue" between Ankara ...

Rotomac owner's 'wilful loan default' pegged at ₹3695 crore Rotomac owner's 'wilful loan default' pegged at ₹3695 crore

The website says " Vikram Kothari has been awarded by the then prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee, with the Best Exporter Award, conferred by FIEO - in conjunction with Union Ministry of Commerce, Government of India". These loans have not been rep...

Mattel Announces Lara Croft Barbie Doll, Releasing in March Mattel Announces Lara Croft Barbie Doll, Releasing in March

The new movie (which is also a reboot, leaving the Angelina Jolie films behind) follows a young Lara Croft ( Alicia Vikander ) as she travels to a hidden island in search of answers behind her father's disappearance. It will be available for reta...

Trump tells Cornyn he's open to tweaking gun background check system Trump tells Cornyn he's open to tweaking gun background check system

Lawmakers a year ago floated proposals aimed at regulating the sale of bump stocks in response to the deadly October shooting rampage at a Las Vegas outdoor concert, in which 58 people were killed and hundreds of others were wounded. Bipartisan act...

New spaces a step to universal child care New spaces a step to universal child care

The government also plans to provide "a stronger response" to cases where landlords misuse provisions that allow them to fix or upgrade existing rental units. Now the tax above $2 million is 3%. Taxes on the province's most expensive properties will ...

Lawmakers to question Oxfam on handling of abuse scandal Lawmakers to question Oxfam on handling of abuse scandal

Oxfam's chief executive apologised on Tuesday for saying a wave of condemnation over sex abuse by the charity's staff was disproportionate as it had not "murdered babies in their cots" in a scandal that has prompted new reports of abuse. He said 16 o...

Students stage 'lie-in' at White House to protest against gun violence Students stage 'lie-in' at White House to protest against gun violence

The news comes four months after the Las Vegas concert mass shooting, in which the gunman was found to have used "bump stocks" that significantly increased the rate of fire for the multiple assault weapons he used from his perch on an upper floor of ...

Caught on cam: Congress leader sprinkles petrol in Bengaluru office Caught on cam: Congress leader sprinkles petrol in Bengaluru office

Narayanawamy is also the block president of KR Puram in Bengaluru . Friday's instance of alleged abuse of power by the party leader came to light after a staffer at the ward office video recorded the attack and sent it to the media. "This is a sam...

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