Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

Minors can't withdraw from Aadhaar after attaining majority: UIDAI tells SC Minors can't withdraw from Aadhaar after attaining majority: UIDAI tells SC

The Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ) has claimed that Aadhaar only collects basic data such as name, date of birth, gender, address, not personal sensitive information such as income, health, class and caste details. Mr Venugopal ...

The Masters - Story of the second round The Masters - Story of the second round

Now comes the real test, with a rare career Grand Slam there for the taking. Reed's score of 66 that left him two shots clear of Marc Leishman at nine under was a total that Woods did not believe was doable on Friday. Despite three birdies, he ...

Donald Trump: Woman who gave President's motorcade middle finger sues employer Donald Trump: Woman who gave President's motorcade middle finger sues employer

Briskman, a marketing and public relations professional living in Sterling, Va., was captured by a wire service photographer on her bike making the gesture at Trump's passing vehicle last fall and says that she was sacked three days later by Akima LL...

Air strikes hit Syria's rebel-held Douma, first in 10 days Air strikes hit Syria's rebel-held Douma, first in 10 days

Air strikes killed 40 civilians in the last opposition-held town in Syria's Eastern Ghouta on Friday and the army launched a ground offensive on its outskirts after talks sputtered over a rebel withdrawal. Earlier it was reported that the Syrian reb...

Indrani Mukerjea admitted to ICU, undergoes tests for 'drug overdose' Indrani Mukerjea admitted to ICU, undergoes tests for 'drug overdose'

Her husband and media baron Peter Mukherjea is also facing trial in the case and is now lodged at Arthur Road Jail, Mumbai . She was later shifted to Critical Care Unit for observation and her condition was believed to be stable, TOI quoted Dr.

Killed In Bus Crash Involving Junior Hockey League Team Killed In Bus Crash Involving Junior Hockey League Team

Members of the Humboldt Broncos were traveling to Nipawin for a playoff game in the western Canadian province when the crash occurred around 5 p.m. north of Tisdale, CNN reported. It is a horrific tragedy that has sent shockwaves through the hock...

Kwara governor offers N5 million for information on Offa robbery Kwara governor offers N5 million for information on Offa robbery

Also the Commissioner of Police, Kwara State , Mr. Lawan Ado , has said that seven suspects have been arrested in connection with the robbery of Offa robbert and killings. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of those who died in the atta...

Ex-South Korean President , Park Guen-Hye jailed for 24 years Ex-South Korean President , Park Guen-Hye jailed for 24 years

A trial which lasted more than 10 months and highlighted shady links between big business and politics in South Korea ended with Park being found guilty on multiple criminal charges, including bribery and abuse of power. "Release (President Park) imm...

Martin Luther King Jr Martin Luther King Jr

King's life was cut tragically short", he wrote in the tweet accompanying the video, which was posted at the exact time King was killed. Stevie Wonder's introduction to Twitter was about more than following the latest trending hashtags.

Pregnant Woman Delivers Baby After She Was Shot In The Head Pregnant Woman Delivers Baby After She Was Shot In The Head

After receiving multiple, panicked 911 calls, deputies rushed to the Sweden home of Hanane Mouhib, where they found the 36-year-old still holding the blade, according to the Democrat & Chronicle newspaper. As the searched the home, they found the bod...

China files WTO complaint against United States over tariffs China files WTO complaint against United States over tariffs

China will fight "at any cost" and take "comprehensive countermeasures" if the United States continues its unilateral, protectionist practices, a spokesperson with the Chinese Ministry of Commerce said Friday. Some of the goods that are meant to ha...

Michigan Will End Flint's Free Bottled Water Program Despite Residents' Continued Concerns Michigan Will End Flint's Free Bottled Water Program Despite Residents' Continued Concerns

The state will stop giving out free water once the current supply, which is housed at four distribution sites, runs out. "We have worked diligently to restore the water quality and the scientific data now proves the water system is stable and the nee...

Several dead after vehicle hits group of people in Germany Several dead after vehicle hits group of people in Germany

The head of abuse, still unidentified, has committed suicide after what happened, as confirmed by police to DPA and Reuters agencies. "There are several dead, probably including the suspect", a police spokesperson said. Police asked people to avoid...

Gaza death toll 22 ahead of demonstrations Gaza death toll 22 ahead of demonstrations

Health officials said a live bullet had penetrated the side of his abdomen and he succumbed to his wounds in hospital. The army says troopers opened fireplace exclusively when needed towards these throwing stones and firebombs or rolling tyres at t...

Garcia racks up record 13 strokes at par-five 15th Garcia racks up record 13 strokes at par-five 15th

After all he's been through - the surgeries, the personal troubles, the lingering doubts that he'd ever be able to compete again for major championships - just being out on the course, once again at the center of the golf universe, made him feel like...

Ex-Catalonia Leader, Freed From German Jail, Calls for Talks With Spain Ex-Catalonia Leader, Freed From German Jail, Calls for Talks With Spain

Another woman brought yellow flowers to signify the Catalonian spring. The former separatist leader renewed the call Saturday at a news conference in Berlin, one day after being released from a German prison in Neumuenster after two weeks of detent...

Three Die as Protests Kick Off Again at Gaza-Israel Fence Three Die as Protests Kick Off Again at Gaza-Israel Fence

Meanwhile, the Palestinian Journalist Committee declared it would appeal to the International Court of Justice in the Hague to investigate the journalist's death. There have been no reports of Israeli military casualties. An Israeli military spokes...

32 killed in renewed fighting near Syrian capital 32 killed in renewed fighting near Syrian capital

The opposition group was also releasing hostages it had detained. The bombing came after a 10-day truce between President Bashar Al Assad's regime and the rebels collapsed. "There will be no further negotiations with terrorists over the evacuation ...

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Says There Were Likely Other Breaches Like Cambridge Analytica Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Says There Were Likely Other Breaches Like Cambridge Analytica

Targeted ads, where businesses want to aim ads at specific users, are allowed, but she said advertisers do not get individual information, Sandberg said in the interview . "We should have done this earlier", Sandberg claimed. Facebook has been und...

Domestic advice spurs Patrick Reed to 36-hole lead at the Masters Domestic advice spurs Patrick Reed to 36-hole lead at the Masters

It ricocheted into a bush, a spot so bad Mickelson couldn't play from there. Reed , who went to school in Baton Rouge at University High and St. Aloysius School, leads the Masters at the midway point. Nope. Punch it to the edge of the green and ...

BJP, Congress in blame game over 'least productive' Parliament session BJP, Congress in blame game over 'least productive' Parliament session

The heated exchanges between the government and the Opposition in the Lok Sabha also saw Congress leader Sonia Gandhi being agitated over certain names being taken by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar holding them and her party responsi...

Syrian troops push into rebel-held Douma as talks collapse Syrian troops push into rebel-held Douma as talks collapse

Even though he appears to have no strategy for what comes next, his intention to put a limit on any long-term USA military commitment is the right way to go. It is Turkey which entered between the armed opposition groups, anti-regime armed groups in ...

Brewers' Knebel out 'minimum of 6 weeks' with hamstring strain Brewers' Knebel out 'minimum of 6 weeks' with hamstring strain

As of this writing, 73% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Cubs to beat the Brewers on the moneyline. Unfortunately, Knebel wasn't able to finish the inning as he went down in excruciating pain after throwing a 1-0 pi...

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Rain overnight with rain and snow on Saturday Storm Team 11 Forecast: Rain overnight with rain and snow on Saturday

However, with Saturday night's low-temperature forecast around the freezing mark across Greater Williamsburg, whatever precipitation does accumulate on roads will likely be slushy, he added. The good news is most of the rain is gone early Saturday...

NBC Grills Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Over Slow Response to Privacy Breach NBC Grills Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Over Slow Response to Privacy Breach

Facebook announced over half a dozen security features on Wednesday said from April 9 it would provide users with a link where they can review the applications they use and the information shared. It has also prompted calls for Facebook to be more ...

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