Friday October 19-th, 2018

United Kingdom should consider postponing Brexit, British lawmakers suggest United Kingdom should consider postponing Brexit, British lawmakers suggest

As well as calling for the government to consider whether a limited extension to the Article 50 period is needed, the committee said citizens' rights and the Northern Ireland border are part of a wide range of separation issues that will dominate t...

Karnataka accepts panel's recommendation to recognise Lingayat community as a separate religion Karnataka accepts panel's recommendation to recognise Lingayat community as a separate religion

Karnataka State Minorities Commission had formed a seven-member committee, headed by retired high court Judge H.N. Nagamohan Das, on the issue which submitted its report on March 2. So while some consider Veerashaiva to be a sub-sect of Lingayats,...

Russian Federation election: Putin wins fourth term with record vote Russian Federation election: Putin wins fourth term with record vote

Russian President holds his ballot at a polling station during the presidential election in Moscow on Sunday. Casting his ballot in Moscow , Putin seemed confident of victory, saying he would consider any percentage of votes a success.

Reports of 'bomb threats' made to schools across Lancashire Reports of 'bomb threats' made to schools across Lancashire

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire police said: "The e-mail has been received by a number of schools in the county but no evacuations". Police have received a number of reports of threats made to schools across Greater Manchester but have not yet speci...

Russia Election Commission Confirms Putin Re-Election With 77% Of Vote

Putin won 76 per cent of the polls with opposition communist leader Pavel Grudinin receiving 12 per cent. Putin, who has ruled Russian Federation for nearly two decades, recorded his best ever election performance with more than 76 percent of the v...

After Washington visit, Saudi crown prince will focus on business After Washington visit, Saudi crown prince will focus on business

The authorities of Saudi Arabia are working on legislation that will equalize women's salaries with men's salaries, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said. I'm not Gandhi or Mandela", Salman said while interacting with reporters in Washington ,...

Trump opioids plan includes death penalty for drug dealers Trump opioids plan includes death penalty for drug dealers

Check NewsOK.com for more updates. When asked if the death penalty would be an appropriate punishment for some traffickers, a senior administration official again referred the question to the department but said capital punishment would be fittin...

Toddler dies after vanishing while playing with older sibling in Colorado Toddler dies after vanishing while playing with older sibling in Colorado

Biridiana Dominguez, the boy's sister, told Denver7 that the child "brought a lot of joy to our family". An Amber Alert has been issued. The Amber Alert was canceled Sunday morning after Dominguez was found after 7 a.m.in an undisclosed location an...

Putin overwhelmingly wins another 6 years as Russian leader Putin overwhelmingly wins another 6 years as Russian leader

Putin, who has ruled Russian Federation for nearly two decades, is polling at around 70 percent and is sure to extend his term to 2024 despite a lacklustre campaign. Early voting has already taken place in some remote areas, where local election comm...

Justin Trudeau visits iconic Taj Mahal with family Justin Trudeau visits iconic Taj Mahal with family

Trudeau, his wife, Sophie, and their three children were greeted at Indira Gandi International Airport by Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh and Indian Ambassador to Canada Vikas Swarup, NDTV reported . Officials said that Trudeau's vi...

Boy Fatally Shoots 13-Year-Old Sister After Argument Over Video Game Boy Fatally Shoots 13-Year-Old Sister After Argument Over Video Game

Details of her condition were not immediately known. Video games are at the focus of America's mass shooting problem right now. It remains unclear how the young suspect got access to the firearm. Monroe County is in northeast Mississippi . Sh...

Ant McPartlin Reportedly Arrested On Suspicion Of Drink Driving Ant McPartlin Reportedly Arrested On Suspicion Of Drink Driving

The Sun have also reported that Ant swerved into the wrong lane, and allegedly crashed his Mini into two other vehicles, with his mum Christine also said to be in the auto at the time. He was later taken to a south London police station for question...

Fight With BJP : Naidu Wins Muslims Hearts Fight With BJP : Naidu Wins Muslims Hearts

The TDP Politburo will meet on Friday evening, when it may take a decision on parting ways with the BJP , as its ties with the ruling party have already reached a point of no return. This comes from the same man who earlier refused Special Package a...

Officials Wanted the Parkland Shooter Institutionalized in 2016 Officials Wanted the Parkland Shooter Institutionalized in 2016

An involuntary commitment of that kind, under the authority of a Florida state law known as the Baker Act, could have kept Cruz from passing a background check required to buy a firearm. " He always had guns on him ", the unidentified student said. ...

Lalu Prasad Yadav pronounced guilty in fourth fodder scam case Lalu Prasad Yadav pronounced guilty in fourth fodder scam case

The hearing in the fodder case, relating to fraudulent withdrawals of Rs 3.13 crore from the Dumka treasury between December 1995 and January 1996 , was completed on 5 March. CBI judge Shiv Pal Singh held guilty the 69-year-old RJD chief along with ...

Now, Kejriwal apologises to Gadkari, files joint plea to withdraw defamation case Now, Kejriwal apologises to Gadkari, files joint plea to withdraw defamation case

I made ceratin statements, without regard to its verifiability, which seems to have hurt you and therefore you have filed a defamation case against me. Kejriwal's apology to a SAD leader for accusing him of drugs trade pushed the party's Punjab uni...

AUSTRALIA SPECIAL SUMMIT: Rohingya crisis, South China Sea dispute highlighted AUSTRALIA SPECIAL SUMMIT: Rohingya crisis, South China Sea dispute highlighted

Rodrigo Duterte, President of the Philippines, whose police have killed an estimated 12,000 people in a so-called crackdown on drug dealers did not attend the ASEAN meeting at all, while the presence of the Cambodian leader, Hun Sen prompted protests...

Pentagon still backs Iran nuclear deal Pentagon still backs Iran nuclear deal

A consortium of Russian and Iranian companies signed an agreement with Tehran to develop two oilfields located on the country's border with Iraq, according to emerging reports-Iran's second deal since the nuclear pact. The nomination of Mike Pompeo t...

France 'Does Not Recognize' Russian Vote in Crimea France 'Does Not Recognize' Russian Vote in Crimea

Ukrainian law enforcement officers did not appear to intervene, videos from the scene indicate. Ukraine said the planned ban came as Russian Federation ignored a February request from the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry demanding that the March 18 elect...

US, South Korea, Japan discuss denuclearization, summit talks US, South Korea, Japan discuss denuclearization, summit talks

His response triggered a race to set a credible agenda for what would be historic talks between the two leaders. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho just wrapped up a three-day visit to Sweden, which acts as an intermediary for the USA with No...

March Madness Recap: Xavier vs. Florida State Betting Odds March Madness Recap: Xavier vs. Florida State Betting Odds

For the first time in almost seven years, the 'Noles are dancing in the Sweet 16. This year, the Seminoles will look to be the team that makes an improbable run after upsetting Xavier when they take on the fourth-seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs on Thursday...

Dozens of homes destroyed in NSW bushfire Dozens of homes destroyed in NSW bushfire

Many areas across the south-west of Victoria are still on "watch and act" alerts, including the towns of Terang, Garvoc, Gazette and Camperdown, after residents were yesterday warned it was too late to leave. "Our early indications are that the numbe...

Putin ordered plane to be downed Putin ordered plane to be downed

Mr Putin faces seven challengers but none are expected to attract widespread support and the most prominent opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, has been barred from standing. On the contrary, as per United States intelligence agencies, the main fi...

Exodus From Eastern Ghouta as Syrian Army Appears to Near Victory Exodus From Eastern Ghouta as Syrian Army Appears to Near Victory

It is not clear what Turkey would do after the capture of Afrin . Turkey says the YPG is a "terrorist" offshoot of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). Syrian President Bashar Assad visited troops Sunday on the front line in the newly capt...

Teacher wins worldwide million-dollar prize for her commitment to her students Teacher wins worldwide million-dollar prize for her commitment to her students

This included learning basic greetings in numerous 35 languages spoken at the school, including Gujarati, Hindi, Tamil and Portuguese, to help parents feel welcome and included. Commenting on Zafirakou's win the Education Secretary Damian Hinds said,...

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