Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Ban Ki-Moon Emerges As BFA Chairman Ban Ki-Moon Emerges As BFA Chairman

All eyes with optimism are now on Chinese President Xi Jinping who will deliver the inaugural address in which he is likely to present new vistas for Asian economic integration and trade partnership amid U.S. "In a world aspiring for peace and develo...

Disgraced Megachurch Pastor Bill Hybels Retires Early Disgraced Megachurch Pastor Bill Hybels Retires Early

The church that Hybels started in Palatine, Illinois, in 1975, now has eight Chicago-area locations. Institutions like Willow Creek and Houston's Lakewood Church, each drawing 20,000 or more on a weekend, offer not just a vast, shared attraction bu...

Senate Democrats urge resolution calling for removal of EPA chief Pruitt Senate Democrats urge resolution calling for removal of EPA chief Pruitt

They include public protests, criticism of Pruitt's policies and other activities protected by the First Amendment. Tom Carper, D-Del. The Wyoming Republican lashed out at his Democratic colleagues, accusing Carper and Whitehouse of improperly disclo...

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

About 5.36M shares traded. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has declined 15.88% since April 11, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 9.12% the S&P500. As per Thursday, October 26, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. Year-to-date, A...

26-yr-old Karnataka woman forced to marry, writes to Supreme Court 26-yr-old Karnataka woman forced to marry, writes to Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to provide security to a 26-year-old Karnataka woman, who alleged that she was married off without her consent. In Hadiya case, the girl wanted to affirm her marriage but here there was no consent, she ...

Syrian Government Accused Of Killing Dozens In Chemical Attack Syrian Government Accused Of Killing Dozens In Chemical Attack

Syria's state news agency SANA said Syrian air strikes hit the town on Friday in response to rebel mortar fire from Douma that wounded seven people near the capital. In a statement released on Monday, the U.S. State Department claimed that...

South Korean conservative heavyweight warns against South Korean conservative heavyweight warns against "facade of peace" between two Koreas

The DPRK and South Korea have been improving relations since the beginning of the year and the leaders of the two sides are scheduled to hold a summit meeting on April 27, which will be the first in over 10 years. In March 2015, former Foreign Minist...

Trump tells Russian Federation: get ready for U.S. missile strikes in Syria Trump tells Russian Federation: get ready for U.S. missile strikes in Syria

Trump has been weighing his course of action in Syria following the suspected chemical attack , which he described as "sick" over the weekend. He said in televised remarks Tuesday that Russian advisers are deployed across Syria and could be hur...

Guardiola and Liverpool both charged following fiery affair Guardiola and Liverpool both charged following fiery affair

There was some merit to his complaints. MANCHESTER , ENGLAND - APRIL 10: Mohamed Salah of Liverpool celebrates with teammate Sadio Mane after scoring his sides first goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final Second Leg match betwee...

1 jawan martyred, 3 terrorists trapped in Khudwani area of Kulgam 1 jawan martyred, 3 terrorists trapped in Khudwani area of Kulgam

As the gunbattle went on, protesters gathered and pelted stones on the security personnel to disturb the operation and clashes ensued, police officials said. A police spokesperson said three civilians were killed in the "cross-fire" between militants...

US, Russia step up warnings ahead of possible Syria strike US, Russia step up warnings ahead of possible Syria strike

Coming on the heels of new USA sanctions on Russian oligarchs, officials, and state-owned businesses, this is a significant change. Syria's Foreign Ministry accused Washington of using the alleged chemical attack as a pretext for a strike.

Russia Vetoes US Resolution on Syria Chemical Weapons Russia Vetoes US Resolution on Syria Chemical Weapons

US Envoy to the UN Nikki Haley, while urging other members of the Security Council not to support the Russian draft resolution, claimed that the Moscow-sponsored document would breach the principle of impartiality and give Russia a way to influence t...

Trump talks with Britain's May on Syria

According to several media reports, representatives of both nations in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) blocked each other over a move to allow worldwide investigations into chemical attacks in Syria , where a civil war has been on sin...

The Latest News on Impending Syria Action The Latest News on Impending Syria Action

Some stocked up on food and prepared underground shelters while others taunted the US president to go through with his threats. "Vladimir Putin stressed the fundamental importance of respecting the sovereignty of Syria and called for refraining fro...

Airlines avoid flying over Syria amid threat of missile strikes Airlines avoid flying over Syria amid threat of missile strikes

UK's Daily Star said that reports of an imminent deadly show of force from U.S. President Trump come after Syrian commentator Danny Makki tweeted that aircraft were spotted over the country. Trump has spoken out against telegraphing United States m...

Trump signs executive order on work requirements for poor people receiving aid Trump signs executive order on work requirements for poor people receiving aid

What's more, the executive order would have agencies without work requirements reviewing the possibility of adding those requirements to their programs. Just over half those participants are children. Concurrent congressional action, likely in the ...

Patrick Reed fends of Patrick Reed fends of "furious challengers" to wins US Masters

When faced with the chance to tie the lead, he couldn't sink it. At the very end he had to stand up big against Rickie Fowler , who has finished second in majors before, and who had made that birdie on 18, something hardly anybody ever does in the...

Mark Zuckerberg Does Not Like Personal Privacy Mark Zuckerberg Does Not Like Personal Privacy

In other words, Zuckerberg has taken some blame, but he doesn't want his company to be sued for its actions (or inaction). We have been hearing soothing noises with minimal detail and virtually no changes from Zuckerberg and Facebook for more...

Local high school students receive tips for lockdowns and evacuations Local high school students receive tips for lockdowns and evacuations

She started with a simple Facebook post, inviting friends and neighbors to buy a rose for a student. One student said "I feel a lot more confident with my art because of her". And yet, just recently, on April 4, during a Louisiana legislative meeti...

Computer problems delaying English tests across NY Computer problems delaying English tests across NY

Officials said Questar Assessment Incorporated, the test company, had delays downloading the computer-based tests. Students statewide are taking the English language arts assessments in third through eighth grades this week. Some technical concerns w...

Leaked Video Shows Israeli Forces Shooting Palestinian, Celebrating

According to al-Quds and al-Ayyam, Israeli occupation authorities would impose a total closure on the Palestinian territories (West Bank and Gaza) for three days starting from Tuesday. Murtaja was shot while carrying a video camera and wearing a flak...

Devin Nunes Threatens to Impeach DOJ's Rod Rosenstein and FBI's Chris Wray Devin Nunes Threatens to Impeach DOJ's Rod Rosenstein and FBI's Chris Wray

Peter King, an ally of Trump's who sits on the House Intelligence Committee, told CNN when asked about holding Wray and Rosenstein in contempt. Nunes vowed on Tuesday to get the document from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and set a Wednesda...

UN Security Council deadlocks again on Syria chemical attacks UN Security Council deadlocks again on Syria chemical attacks

Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Mark Pocan (D-Wis.), along with CPC Peace & Security Taskforce chair Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), cautioned against the influence of warmonger John Bolton, Trump's new national security adviser, and reminded the p...

Mehul Choksi gets non-bailable warrant in PNB fraud case Mehul Choksi gets non-bailable warrant in PNB fraud case

A special CBI court here today issued a judicial request to be sent to the United Kingdom after the central probe agency moved a petition, seeking to attach a bank account of beleaguered diamond trader Nirav Modi, a key accused in the Rs 12,700-crore...

Trump Hints at Syria Airstrikes Trump Hints at Syria Airstrikes

The CD drafted the Chemical Weapons Convention in 1992, which the U.S., Israel and Western democracies are accusing Syria of violating several times, including, most recently, last Saturday with a toxic gas attack in Douma that saw 42 people killed...

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