Friday November 16-th, 2018

IAF commando, five militants killed in J&K gunfight IAF commando, five militants killed in J&K gunfight

An Indian Air Force Garud was also killed and one army soldier injured in the operation, he said. "One of the terrorists named Owaid is son of Zakir Rehman Maki and nephew of Zakir Rehman Lakhvi", he tweeted. The gunbattle, which broke out in Hajin r...

Louth TD Gerry Adams to set out retirement plans Louth TD Gerry Adams to set out retirement plans

I have been privileged to be part of an incredible leadership. The long-standing MP for west Belfast switched his focus to the Dublin parliament in 2011, becoming a TD for Co Louth . They also agreed to hold a special conference to discuss the new...

Virgin Hyperloop signs MoU with Government of Maharashtra on preliminary study Virgin Hyperloop signs MoU with Government of Maharashtra on preliminary study

The US company will work with Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority to streamline connectivity from Pune's new Purandar airport to Navi Mumbai International Airport to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. "With this preliminary stu...

Sexual assault reports at Maryland military bases increase Sexual assault reports at Maryland military bases increase

Reports at Naval installations were up almost 16 percent. In a report listing the bases for each service, DoD's Sexual Assault and Prevention Office (SAPRO) said that Army installations received a total of 8,284 allegations of sexual assault from...

Trump names five more Supreme Court contenders Trump names five more Supreme Court contenders

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil M. Gorsuch lived up to his reputation as an opponent of overregulation while speaking to members of the Federalist Society at their annual convention November 16. It is unclear when the next vacancy might arise on th...

Thanksgiving meals expected to cost less this year Thanksgiving meals expected to cost less this year

The list took into account serving quantities for a family of 10 with "plenty of leftovers". This is the lowest Thanksgiving food prices have been in 5 years. "Whole whipping cream is up about 4 percent in price, due to increased consumer demand fo...

Russian media not affected by law on foreign agents, Justice Ministry says Russian media not affected by law on foreign agents, Justice Ministry says

Russia's lower house of parliament this week approved a law allowing Moscow to force foreign media to describe news they provide to Russians as the work of "foreign agents" and to disclose their funding sources. These countries are requiring media ...

Close to two dozen injured after massive fire in Pennsylvania Close to two dozen injured after massive fire in Pennsylvania

Residents were forced to evacuate outside into the cold, with temperatures overnight hovering in the low 40s. Emergency management officials said there were still hot spots more than 12 hours after the fire was declared under control, and that much...

Massive fire rips through top two floors of six-story Harlem building Massive fire rips through top two floors of six-story Harlem building

Heavy smoke and orange flames could be seen pouring through the building's roof, with strong wind making the blaze hard to contain. The Fire Department says 170 firefighters are at the scene. An estimated 40 families live in the building, which als...

Airbus in $40bn deal to sell 430 A320s to U.S. firm Airbus in $40bn deal to sell 430 A320s to U.S. firm

Airbus and USA equity fund Indigo Partners have signed an MoU for the purchase of 430 A320neo Family aircraft for Indigo's four portfolio airlines in the largest-ever single order commitment for Airbus . Dubai is geographically at the centre...

Married Oklahoma teacher accused of raping her student Married Oklahoma teacher accused of raping her student

Investigators say they determined that Day and the teenage boy had already had sex, and that they had made plans to meet at her home to have sex again on Wednesday. "I'm no longer surprised by the people who commit these crimes, because predators com...

Attorney general cracks jokes about perjuring himself Attorney general cracks jokes about perjuring himself

Russia's former ambassador to the United States Sergey Kislyak told a Russian late-night television host that he couldn't name all of his contacts with people tied to President Trump because "the list is so long". Sessions testified before the Hous...

Ohio State Suspends 37 Fraternities From Social Activities And Recruitment Ohio State Suspends 37 Fraternities From Social Activities And Recruitment

The University of MI launched an investigation into fraternities on campus after the student-run Interfraternity Council last week voted suspend activities amid a slew of hazing and sexual misconduct allegations. "However, when individual members or ...

EU's Tusk: No deadlock in Britain-EU divorce talks EU's Tusk: No deadlock in Britain-EU divorce talks

Donald Tusk said "much more progress" was needed in negotiations . "We want that written down in practical terms". "To me it seems that after 40 years of marriage, majority good, Britain now wants a divorce and wants an open relationship the day ...

Bill Clinton should've resigned over sex affair, Sen. Gillibrand says Bill Clinton should've resigned over sex affair, Sen. Gillibrand says

Ms. Gillibrand, who has longstanding ties to the Clintons, is the highest-profile elected Democratic official to say that Mr. Clinton should have stepped down as a result of his affair. That comment did not go down well with Reines, a Clinton loyalis...

Srinagar: Terrorists attack police team; sub-inspector dead, SPO injured Srinagar: Terrorists attack police team; sub-inspector dead, SPO injured

Search operation in Kulgam woods was going on. "It was not an attack on the SOG (Special Operations Group) party". Paying glowing tributes to the martyred police officer, NC President Dr. Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti regretted the death of the o...

Iraq officials say last IS-held town liberated Iraq officials say last IS-held town liberated

Friday afternoon the Iraqi army announced it had "liberated Rawa completely". Gen. Yehya Rasool said remaining IS forces in Rawa were chased into the nearby Anbar Desert, and that additional airstrikes would defeat last pockets of resistance.

Pakistan summons Indian diplomat after civilians died in cross-border firing Pakistan summons Indian diplomat after civilians died in cross-border firing

According to the officials, the casualties occurred in Poonch district's Abasspur town which is the same area where an elderly woman was killed in firing by Indian troops two days earlier. Last week, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Chief of...

Mueller Issued First Trump Campaign Subpoena in October Mueller Issued First Trump Campaign Subpoena in October

Special counsel Robert Mueller served U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign a subpoena in mid-October, according to two people familiar with the matter, in the latest sign that his criminal investigation is aggressively pursuing links b...

No link between dual citizen's case, United Kingdom debt: Iran's FM No link between dual citizen's case, United Kingdom debt: Iran's FM

The money would not be a "price for Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's release" but a "goodwill gesture", says Sky's Alistair Bunkall. Hamid Baeidinejad said the amount was an "outstanding debt" but was not linked to the case of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe ...

Couple accidentally shot at church while discussing gun safety Couple accidentally shot at church while discussing gun safety

He removed the magazine, cleared the chamber and showed the gun to some members. Another person walked up and asked to see the weapon. According to this report out of Knoxville, during their discussion, a man in his 80s made a decision to pull ...

NATO Fired Servicemen Who Depicted Ataturk, Erdogan as 'Enemies' NATO Fired Servicemen Who Depicted Ataturk, Erdogan as 'Enemies'

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary general apologizes, announces investigation into 'incident'. The statement added that a fake account under Erdogan's name was created and a fake chat which showed him collaborating with enemies was poste...

Two killed as Kenyan police fire at opposition supporters in Nairobi Two killed as Kenyan police fire at opposition supporters in Nairobi

According to the police spokesman, two were stoned along Landhies Road, two next to the country bus station while one was stoned along Racecourse Road. Odinga returned Friday from a 10-day trip to the United States where he visited think tanks and so...

Navy plane traces obscene sky drawing in Washington Navy plane traces obscene sky drawing in Washington

Many residents spotted the contrails in the clear blue skies above the central Washington town. People in the area tweeted images of the skydrawing, which many took to be male genitalia. Ramone Duran said he was running errands in Okanogan, Was...

Two Israelis Injured in Palestinian Car-Ramming Attack Two Israelis Injured in Palestinian Car-Ramming Attack

The 17-year-old terrorist was shot and critically wounded as he ran at the soldiers. According to a Magen David Adom spokesman, the second victim was hit by the same vehicle that hit the elderly man. At the end of last month, Israeli occupation force...

  • Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    The family of an Indonesian man killed in a Lion Air jet crash is suing Boeing , alleging that the accident may have been caused by a problem with the flight-control system in its...

  • Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    All you need to get your hands on the best deals from major retailers is quick fingers, most importantly, knowledge about when exactly the sales will drop, so that you're the first...

  • Flybe up for sale

    Flybe up for sale

    The airline had previously planned to merge with FTSE 250 transport services provider Stobart Group ( LON:STOB ), before the deal was abandoned earlier this year. Chief executive C...

  • Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Bunnings Warehouse, a national chain of almost 300 stores, may not have expected it, but the effort to dispense culinary advice as if it were home fix led to a countrywide meltd...

  • House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    Most of the other leadership races were uncontested and decided on a voice vote. Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise, who was shot past year during practice for the annual Congression...

  • Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    The online event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. After rumors swirled at the start of 2018 over a reborn Honda Passport, the brand has confirmed the nameplate's revival. Shortly after dis...

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