Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

Nepal PM Arrives In India, Trade Deficit, Connectivity Likely On Agenda Nepal PM Arrives In India, Trade Deficit, Connectivity Likely On Agenda

Since then, most of the demonetised notes have been exchanged within India, however, the currency exchange process has been understandably more hard internationally, specifically in Nepal and Bhutan, where Indian currency is widely used. An officia...

The suspect's final days — YouTube shooting The suspect's final days — YouTube shooting

Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN . Her father said she "hated" the company, and that she told her family that she was going "to do something about it". Aghdam had recently railed against the YouTube over perceived censorship of h...

Lalu's son Tej Pratap all set to marry 'Aishwarya Rai' next month Lalu's son Tej Pratap all set to marry 'Aishwarya Rai' next month

The venue for the marriage is Patna's Veterinary College grounds, the same place opted by Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi for his son's marriage after threats from Tej Pratap Yadav . "The tentative date for the marriage is 12 May, and the ri...

Malaysian PM Najib Razak announces dissolution of parliament for election Malaysian PM Najib Razak announces dissolution of parliament for election

Najib will make the announcement via state broadcaster RTM, state-linked Berita Harian reported, without citing the source of information. Article 55 (4) of the Federal Constitution stipulates that the general election must be held within 60 days o...

'A point of crisis': Trump orders troops deployed to border 'A point of crisis': Trump orders troops deployed to border

James Winnefeld (Ret.). On Wednesday , the Trump administration followed through, announcing that it will send National Guard troops to the border as part of a larger crackdown on illegal immigration. But the $1.2 billion price tag raised questi...

Britain's Boris Johnson accused of misleading public over Skripal poisoning evidence Britain's Boris Johnson accused of misleading public over Skripal poisoning evidence

Talking to ITV News , Mr Corbyn continued: "The Foreign Office then issued a tweet in support of what the Foreign Secretary said and then removed that after Porton Down said they couldn't identify the source of it". Meanwhile, a message stating that...

The US just approved $1.3 billion sale of artillery to Saudi Arabia The US just approved $1.3 billion sale of artillery to Saudi Arabia

US lawmakers will have 30 days to act if they want to stop the latest sale. Time-Warner wants to bring more of its brands to Saudi Arabia, a top network executive told Arab News after a meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. As part of the ...

Art gallery hosts annual student art show Art gallery hosts annual student art show

In addition, his paintings have been included in fine art books such as Strokes of Genius 9, The Best of Pastel 1 and 2, The Best of Sketching and Drawing, Pure Color: The Best of Pastel and coming in 2019 Pure Color: The Best of Pastel 2. In many ca...

'BJP running away repeatedly adjourning the House,' says Chandrababu Naidu 'BJP running away repeatedly adjourning the House,' says Chandrababu Naidu

We'll not step back until assurances including special status & provisions of the state reorganisation act are fulfilled, " Naidu further said. Telugu Desam Party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu is desperate to reg...

Fight for special status continues in Delhi, AP Fight for special status continues in Delhi, AP

The 5 YSRCP MPs, namely Varaprasad Rao Velagapalli, Y V Subba Reddy, P V Midhun Reddy, Y S Avinash Reddy and Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy submitted their resignations to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Friday. Mr Reddy said that Prime Minister Na...

National Guard troops await orders for Trump's border security deployment National Guard troops await orders for Trump's border security deployment

As for how long the troops will be stationed there, Trump said that "we'll probably keep them or a large portion of them" until a border wall is constructed. "In an effort to prevent such a effect, the president has directed that the Department of ...

Police were warned of shooter's grudge against YouTube Police were warned of shooter's grudge against YouTube

The woman who shot three people at YouTube's headquarters was prolific at producing videos and posting them online , many of them freakish, such as a clip in which she removes a revealing purple dress to expose fake, strapped-on breasts with the...

Special Counsel Mueller is Interviewing Russian Oligarchs, According to Reports Special Counsel Mueller is Interviewing Russian Oligarchs, According to Reports

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation team in the Russia probe is questioning Russian oligarchs; some sources say that sanctions might be introduced this week, U.S. He's particularly interested in Russian investments in think tanks and p...

Former South Korean President Park found guilty Former South Korean President Park found guilty

Park was removed from office early previous year following months of massive rallies that saw millions take to the nation's streets calling for her ouster. A South Korean court is set to issue a verdict against disgraced former President Park Geun-hy...

Day one at the 2018 Masters

Rory McIlroy is in the hunt after a 69. Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler are in the mix at minus-2. The romantic possibility of him winning his first Masters title for 13 years was a relentless theme. The golf researcher Justin Ray counted tha...

Ex-Tennessee teacher who fled with teen pleads guilty Ex-Tennessee teacher who fled with teen pleads guilty

A 17-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to second-degree assault and second-degree malicious mischief for breaking a window at College Place High School and striking the principal with a spear. In his guilty plea, Diaz, 58, admitted diverting money from...

Trump Lauds Mexico for `Caravan' Breakup After Authorizing Guard Trump Lauds Mexico for `Caravan' Breakup After Authorizing Guard

In a session with no recent precedent, all senators voted unanimously in favor of a declaration rejecting Trump's decision to send the National Guard to the border with Mexico, and demanded the US authorities stop their offensive and aggressive att...

Rosatom granted construction license for Akkuyu nuclear plant Rosatom granted construction license for Akkuyu nuclear plant

Addressing those gathered at the ceremony, President Putin said: "The first power unit of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant is expected to be launched in 2023". The Interfax news agency cited the head of Rosatom saying the sale of the 49 percent stake w...

Minnesota Woman Charged with Felony DUI in IL Minnesota Woman Charged with Felony DUI in IL

She had an open bottle of liquor right next to her. Police also found a bottle of Crown Royal in the passenger seat. Witnesses at the gas station told police she was the only one in her vehicle. Police said Schleicher appeared to be highly intoxicate...

Israel 'prepared to open fire' on new Gaza protests, defence minister says Israel 'prepared to open fire' on new Gaza protests, defence minister says

Tensions along the Israel-Gaza border fence have ramped up this year after a bomb exploded in February, injuring four Israeli soldiers . Smaller groups moved closer to the fence, throwing stones, hurling firebombs or burning tires. Israel's militar...

IShares MSCI Hong Kong (EWH) Rises 0.28% for April 5 IShares MSCI Hong Kong (EWH) Rises 0.28% for April 5

It has underperformed by 6.40% the S&P500. Valuations and Returns for MSCI Inc. A CCI reading of +100 may represent overbought conditions, while readings near -100 may indicate oversold territory. MSCI's profit will be $115.12M for 28.50 P/E if ...

North Korea could develop missiles capable of reaching Britain North Korea could develop missiles capable of reaching Britain

The rival Koreas have begun preparatory talks to set up a summit later this month among North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in amid a global diplomatic drive to resolve tensions on the North's atomic plan. The North ca...

Chicago suburb bans assault weapons in direct response to Parkland mass shooting Chicago suburb bans assault weapons in direct response to Parkland mass shooting

Cox, executive director of NRA-ILA. Officials say the ban is in response to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, that resulted in 17 deaths. Several powerful federal appeals courts have ruled that prohibition...

Canada increases trade with United States, but trade deficit widens Canada increases trade with United States, but trade deficit widens

In real terms, the picture was slightly changed, as imports rose 1.9 percent and exports grew 0.6 percent. China responded by announcing additional tariffs on more than 100 US products, including a 25 percent levy on such products as soybeans, cars...

Prince Charles and Camilla touch down in Brisbane Prince Charles and Camilla touch down in Brisbane

The couple visited Old Government House at the Botanic Gardens for their formal welcome, with any worries that the pair might be less than welcome among some Aussies dissipating as thrilled crowds were heard to shout for the couple by name.

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