Friday August 17-th, 2018

10 militants killed on 14th day of intensive operation Sinai 2018 10 militants killed on 14th day of intensive operation Sinai 2018

The army "destroyed 145 shelters and warehouses in the mountainous region", it said in a statement on Sunday. The raids are part of Egypt's recently launched "Sinai 2018" comprehensive anti-terror campaign, which have killed 105 terrorists, arreste...

Nepal, Pakistan Seek Strong SAARC, Sector-wise Cooperation Nepal, Pakistan Seek Strong SAARC, Sector-wise Cooperation

Nepal is the current chair of the regional grouping. Abbasi said at all meetings of the SAARC , Pakistan had advanced its belief that a secure and peaceful environment in South Asia was crucial for the advancement of region's development and pros...

BJP win in Tripura an ideological victory, says Modi BJP win in Tripura an ideological victory, says Modi

Mr Gandhi had announced on Thursday that he would visit his 93-year-old grandmother in Italy over the Holi weekend. In a tweet, Gandhi said the Congress had accepted the mandate but would strive to win back the trust of the electorate in the Northe...

N. Korean dictator, Seoul envoys have 'openhearted talk' N. Korean dictator, Seoul envoys have 'openhearted talk'

But now, possibly under pressure from USA -led sanctions and concerned about President Donald Trump's unorthodox style, Kim Jong Un is suddenly willing to take the olive branches that South Korea has been offering him. There is speculation th...

Biplab Kumar Deb elected as Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb elected as Tripura chief minister

He is said to have spotted Deb when he was working in the capital as an apprentice to senior Sangh leaders, including KN Govindacharya. Following the BJP's landslide victory in the just-concluded Tripura Assembly polls, a BJP-IPFT cabinet is likely...

Ex-Trump aide calls Huckabee Sanders 'a fat slob' in interview Ex-Trump aide calls Huckabee Sanders 'a fat slob' in interview

You know what I was offended by was that Erin Burnett begged me to go on her show, and I think that Erin Burnett asked that question because earlier in the interview , I said Sarah Huckabee [Sanders] should shut her fat mouth. "Mueller is not ...

'Delhi chalo', says Mamata amid efforts to form anti-BJP front 'Delhi chalo', says Mamata amid efforts to form anti-BJP front

A senior state CPM leader said the time had come for the party to adopt a definite approach to achieve its goals and such discussions must be held at the 22nd Party Congress in Hyderabad next month. She also accused the BJP of tampering with electr...

To fight BJP, BSP-SP alliance on the cards To fight BJP, BSP-SP alliance on the cards

BSP in-charge Ghanshyam Chandra Kharwar has declared support to Gorakhpur SP candidate Praveen Kumar Nishad and Phulpur SP candidate Nagendra Singh Patel. The Samajwadi Party, while sounding optimistic about BSPs decision, said that "todays underst...

Indian shooter Shahzar Rizvi sets world record, bags gold at World Cup Indian shooter Shahzar Rizvi sets world record, bags gold at World Cup

That was India's fourth medal of the competition with Shahzar Rizvi and Jitu Rai winning Gold and Bronze, respectively in the men's 10m Air Pistol and Mehuli Ghosh winning Bronze in the Women's 10m Air Rifle respectively, on Day One of the competitio...

Columbia Asset Management Sells 1416 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Pacific Center for Financial Services now owns 2,572 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $177,000 after purchasing an additional 75 shares during the last quarter. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were releas...

How did Kushner get where he got in first place? How did Kushner get where he got in first place?

Mr Trump has said that he would never have appointed Mr Sessions if he had known he was going to recuse himself from leading the investigation into possible Trump ties to Russian Federation. Was Ivanka Trump channeling Faye Dunaway in Chinatow...

Trump calls Xi president for life Trump calls Xi president for life

Wang's reading of the term limits proposal prompted a bout of sustained applause from the delegates in the Great Hall of the People. Defense spending is still about a quarter of US levels, but nevertheless its long-term growth, combined with a mor...

Dallas Cowboys will use franchise tag on DeMarcus Lawrence Dallas Cowboys will use franchise tag on DeMarcus Lawrence

If he does play the 2018 season on the tag, he should make around $17 million in guaranteed money. In addition to the sacks, Lawrence had 58 tackles, five tackles for loss and was credited by Cowboys coaches with 52 quarterback hurries.

French FM in Iran... No Agreement on Ballistic Missile Program French FM in Iran... No Agreement on Ballistic Missile Program

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian faced a tricky reception in Tehran Monday as he pushed for curbs to Iran's ballistic missile program in a bid to preserve its historic nuclear deal. A foreign ministry statement released after the talks di...

Money laundering case: Misa Bharti, husband granted bail Money laundering case: Misa Bharti, husband granted bail

According to the Enforcement Directorate (ED), Bharti and her husband had purchased a farmhouse in Delhi in the name of their company Mishail Packers and Printers. The ED last July had filed a supplementary charge-sheet against Agrawal in connection ...

Buhari Bows To Pressure, To Visit Taraba, Benue Other Troubled States Buhari Bows To Pressure, To Visit Taraba, Benue Other Troubled States

Buhari stated that the number of people killed on the Mambilla Plateau were more than those who died in Benue and Zamfara States. The Leadership newspaper reported that the United States of America has said that Nigeria's 2019 general elections and...

No clear victor: Populist parties surge in gridlocked Italian vote

The 5-Star Movement, founded by an Italian comedian just nine years ago as an online-driven grassroots revolt against Italy's political establishment, was the biggest victor in Sunday's election, capturing about one-third of the vote. Mr Berlusconi ...

Lanka slaps curfew after anti-Muslim riots Lanka slaps curfew after anti-Muslim riots

The Sri Lankan government in a statement strongly condemned the violence in Kandy and warned to take stern action against those inciting racism. The move comes after a local curfew was imposed on Monday in the central city Kandy over unrest bet...

Saudi gives Air India overflight rights for its Israel routes: Benjamin Netanyahu Saudi gives Air India overflight rights for its Israel routes: Benjamin Netanyahu

Such a permission by Saudi Arabia would reduce the air travel time from New Delhi to Tel Aviv by Air India from about eight hours to five and a half hours, Netanyahu said. Many Arab and Islamic nations do not recognise Israel and, therefore, disallow...

Man wanted Man wanted "army of children" to help carry out attacks

Secret recordings of Haque eulogising the London terrorist were played in court. Among the schools where he taught, was the fee-paying Lantern of Knowledge Islamic school in Leyton, and Essex Islamic Academy, also known as Ripple Road Mosque, in ...

What Are Analysts Report About General Motors Company (GM)

About 24.06M shares traded or 83.68% up from the average. The stock of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) earned "Buy" rating by CFRA on Tuesday, January 16. The company's revenue was up 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts ...

British guarantee on Border critical to Brexit talks, Donohoe says

Simon Coveney told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show he was "not sure that the European Union will be able to support" the plan because of worries about safeguarding the integrity of the bloc's Single Market. "We've had 20 months of promises, soundb...

India's Ruling Party Emerges Stronger After Polls in Northeast India's Ruling Party Emerges Stronger After Polls in Northeast

The BJP on Monday accused the Congress of practising "politics of fear, confusion and concoction" against the Narendra Modi government and said results of three northeast states show that such attempts do not succeed. Gowda said the country was s...

US WWII carrier discovered off Australian coast after 76 years US WWII carrier discovered off Australian coast after 76 years

Harry B. Harris of US Pacific Command said Monday in a statement. The warship is said to have been hit by multiple torpedoes and bombs before sinking. "To pay tribute to the USS Lexington and the fearless men that served on her is an honor", Alle...

Palace awaits Supreme Court decision on petition vs Sereno Palace awaits Supreme Court decision on petition vs Sereno

Ms Sereno's spokesman, Jojo Lacanilao, said she has not committed any wrongdoing and "did not do anything that can amount to an impeachable offence" and looks forward to the trial, where her defence lawyers could confront her accusers. The high tribu...

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