Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Two Maoists killed in encounter in Odisha Two Maoists killed in encounter in Odisha

He also discussed future action plan to curb Maoist activity in the state. The success is largely due to the intelligence inputs that have been effective. The police said the duo hailed from Chhattisgarh. "We have recovered several arms including...

Karnataka results show what will happen in 2019 polls: Danve Karnataka results show what will happen in 2019 polls: Danve

In a tweet, the Karnataka BJP said specifically that voters repudiated the Grand Old Party's "corruption, nepotism, and dynasty politics" - that final barb an obvious reference to the Nehru-Gandhi family, which has controlled the Congress for most ...

Zarif calls Russia's position on nuclear deal Zarif calls Russia's position on nuclear deal "very promising"

France intends to remain in the Iran nuclear accord and still believes that it can prevent Tehran acquiring nuclear weapons, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Sunday. French President Emmanuel Macron has said he wants to secure a wid...

Branstad: US, China 'still very far apart' Branstad: US, China 'still very far apart'

And so investors breathed a sigh of relief after Trump's tweet, buying stock Monday in Maynard, Massachusetts-based optical components maker Acacia Communications, which previous year collected 30 per cent of its revenue from ZTE; San Jose-based opti...

Soros Foundation Leaves Hungary Citing 'Repression' of Civil Society Soros Foundation Leaves Hungary Citing 'Repression' of Civil Society

Soros has remarked that the Hungarian government was attempting to slander him by pushing "distortions and lies". He cited Prime Minister Viktor Orban's landslide reelection in April as giving the government a mandate for a stronger law. Soros supp...

So. Indiana police escort son of fallen officer to school So. Indiana police escort son of fallen officer to school

On his first day back to school, the five-year-old did not want to show up alone. Officer Pitts was a 16-year member of the Terre Haute Police Department following six years with the police force in the nearby city of Sullivan, where he lived and w...

Partly Sunny Today, PM T-Storms Partly Sunny Today, PM T-Storms

Cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of rain 90 percent. Wednesday will be mostly cloudy with a 60% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast winds around 5 miles per hour. Wednesday: Rain and thunders...

Supreme Court rules lawyers can't override client's wish to maintain innocence Supreme Court rules lawyers can't override client's wish to maintain innocence

This morning the Supreme Court overturned a Louisiana inmate's death sentence because the inmate's lawyer - hoping to save his client's life - had told the jury that the inmate was guilty, even though the inmate had expressly objected to that str...

Bank faces RBI curbs on deposit, lending Bank faces RBI curbs on deposit, lending

Such restriction comes due to bank's CRAR and leverage position ratio, which is why, RBI has chose to bring in some limitation in Allahabad Bank's operation. The RBI is expected to take similar action against four more banks now under its PCA frame...

Ukraine's SBU searches Kiev offices of Russia Today and RIA Novosti Ukraine's SBU searches Kiev offices of Russia Today and RIA Novosti

The Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) broke into the office of RIA Novosti Ukraine news agency in Kiev on Tuesday, a journalist who was inside building dropped out of contact. Ukraine can not have any claim to us concerning the material or accountin...

Israel attacks Iranian forces in Syria as regional conflict escalates Israel attacks Iranian forces in Syria as regional conflict escalates

Western media later called one of the targets an Iranian convoy. "Whoever hits us will get hit seven times over". For years, Iran's clerical regime has chanted "Death to Israel" and supported Hezbollah in Lebanon and Hamas on Israel's borders in ...

Fayemi Has What It Takes to Win Ekiti Governorship Fayemi Has What It Takes to Win Ekiti Governorship

Oni, who was second in the governorship primary said he would support Fayemi as the candidate of the party ahead of the July 14 poll. According to him, good governance, which gives priority to a better standard of living will return to the state, whe...

Chief Rabbi Blesses Ivanka, Jared, Calls Trump 'King of Kindness'

Embassy in Tel Aviv pending progress in peace efforts. Israel launched celebrations on Sunday for the US Embassy's relocation to Jerusalem , a move whose break with world consensus was underscored by the absence of most envoys to the country from ...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Undergoes Successful Kidney Transplant Surgery At AIIMS Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Undergoes Successful Kidney Transplant Surgery At AIIMS

The National Democratic Alliance is now consolidating its economic reforms and social welfare schemes in its past year in office before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. External affairs minister Swaraj had undergone a similar surgery in December 2016. A...

PM Abbasi will appear in SC if summoned, says his office PM Abbasi will appear in SC if summoned, says his office

Mian Saqib Nisar summoned the chief executive officers (CEOs) of all airlines of the country to the apex court's Karachi Registry on Saturday in relation to a suo motu case on fake degrees of airline employees. The bench had observed that the data fr...

We Will Allow Omo-Agege Resume In His Office - Senate We Will Allow Omo-Agege Resume In His Office - Senate

Sergeants-at-arms were also seen in clusters apparently perfecting the security beef-up. His suspension was based on is comment that amendment to section 25 of the electoral act, 2010 (as amended), bordering on reordering of elections sequence was ...

EU's Barnier: No big progress on Brexit since March EU's Barnier: No big progress on Brexit since March

Zakharieva, who chaired the meeting as part of Bulgaria holding the six-month rotating presidency, said that the ministers are looking forward to more intensive engagement by the United Kingdom government in the coming weeks. "What we are concerned i...

Mahathir may stay on as PM for 1-2 years Mahathir may stay on as PM for 1-2 years

A royal pardon would reverse Anwar's conviction and make him eligible to actively participate in politics. Mahathir, who was prime minister for 22 years until 2003, left the ruling party he once led to join a four-party coalition that scored a stun...

Security searches along global border in Samba, Kathua Security searches along global border in Samba, Kathua

They resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate firing on forward posts in the Manguchak area on Monday night, an unidentified official told PTI. A soldier of the Border Security Force (BSF) was martyred early Tuesday after Pakistan violated ceasefi...

Bihar Board Postponed Matric Results at biharboard Bihar Board Postponed Matric Results at biharboard

The BSEB official has asked all the aspiring candidates to not believe rumours regarding the result declaration date. The official also mentioned that the results of class 10 examinations will be declared by the second week of June .

Sixteen Afghan soldiers killed in Farah clash with Taliban: defence ministry Sixteen Afghan soldiers killed in Farah clash with Taliban: defence ministry

More than 40 per cent of polling stations for Afghan parliamentary elections could be subject to security risks affecting voter participation, an election monitor said in late March. One hundred eighty-five people were wounded. Enrolment for the lo...

Storm Team 11 Weather: Rain chances increase through the week Storm Team 11 Weather: Rain chances increase through the week

Highs will be in the low 80s. A cooler airmass takes over Wednesday with highs into the low 60s under mostly cloudy skies and scattered showers. We are watching a large area of cloudiness, showers, and thunderstorms extending from western Cuba ...

Marathon Oil (MRO) Stake Increased by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank

The shares now trade at $21.00 and have been able to report a change of 6.49% over the past one week. More interesting news about Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO ) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Marathon Oil ( MRO ) Q1 20...

Huge explosion heard in Afghan capital Kabul Huge explosion heard in Afghan capital Kabul

Meanwhile, Abdul Basir Salangi, provincial governor, confirmed heavy fighting in the city. No detail on possible target, a Police Spokesman has said . A statement by MoD said the militants launched a coordinated attack from the North of the city thr...

Taliban fighters attack western Afghan city Taliban fighters attack western Afghan city

The statement further added that the national defense and security forces have started operations along the 70th division as well as the western gate of the city and 517th lane in response to the attack. The province, 695 km west of Afghan capital of...

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