AIADMK nominates Madhusudhanan for RK Nagar bypoll

Senior advocate Kirti Uppal, appearing for Sasikala and Dhinakaran, said the matter required urgent hearing as the poll panel's order was bad in law and needed to be set aside. Following the ruling, Dinakaran, while addressing party workers here last... More..

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Doctor warned CPS about Sherin Mathews after finding fractures during examination
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Doctor warned CPS about Sherin Mathews after finding fractures during examination

Her body was later found in a culvert near the family's home. When Sherin was admitted last February for bilateral fractures, Sini Mathews told Dakil that the little girl had slipped on a slide and the mother...More..

Randi Zuckerberg has some strong words for Alaska Airlines
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Randi Zuckerberg has some strong words for Alaska Airlines

Zuckerberg told one of the flight attendants about her discomfort with the behavior of the man sitting next to her. After raising the issue with staff onboard, Zuckerberg said flight attendants suggested she ...More..

Victim's father kills self, defendant with grenades at trial
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Victim's father kills self, defendant with grenades at trial

The courtroom floor was covered in blood from the injured and debris from the detonation. "During a hearing of the case on murder, the victim's father pulled out two grenades and blew them up", police said in...More..

More than 200 search for missing three-year-old North Carolina girl
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

More than 200 search for missing three-year-old North Carolina girl

The FBI is now assisting local and state law enforcement in the case. She said Kimrey checked on the toddler at around midnight. The dive team was searching a pond off High Hill Road in Jacksonville. Family m...More..

Led coalition strikes killed at least 801 civilians, Pentagon says
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Led coalition strikes killed at least 801 civilians, Pentagon says

Prominent monitor Airwars estimates the number killed at 5,961. "Although the coalition takes extraordinary efforts to strike military targets in a manner that minimizes the risk of civilian casualties, in so...More..

Meet the man who claims to have deactivated Donald Trump's Twitter account
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Meet the man who claims to have deactivated Donald Trump's Twitter account

A Twitter contractor admitted he "put the wheels in motion" that caused President Donald Trump's Twitter account to go offline earlier this month. Bahtiyar added, "I didn't hack anyone. I didn't do anyth...More..

FBI, LPD hold press conference regarding Sydney Loofe
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

FBI, LPD hold press conference regarding Sydney Loofe

Lincoln Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation held a joint press conference Wednesday about missing woman Sydney Loofe . I'm a crook, I'm a thief - have been all my life. Police said that Trail is 6 f...More..

Heavy rains, winds hit southern Kerala
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Heavy rains, winds hit southern Kerala

In Chennai , Chief Minister K Palaniswami said state and national disaster response force teams have been rushed to Kanyakumari district, where more than 500 trees and almost 1,000 electric poles were uprooted...More..

Mortar Shell Barrage from Gaza Strip, IDF Retaliates
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Mortar Shell Barrage from Gaza Strip, IDF Retaliates

No casualties were reported initially on either side. "The Israel Air Force and tanks have attacked four terrorist targets in Gaza", the army said in a statement. The spokesperson reiterated that Israel sees ...More..

Muslim population in some European Union countries could triple
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Muslim population in some European Union countries could triple

Cyprus was found to have the highest share of Muslims in the European Union (25.4 percent), due largely to the Turkish Cypriot community in the north of the island. Given the trends observed in the last five ye...More..

Rex Tillerson to Be Forced Out as Secretary of State
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Rex Tillerson to Be Forced Out as Secretary of State

Photo Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson in September at the White House. President Donald Trump plans to fire Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , according to a new report. The plan would have Tillerson...More..

Russian Federation rejects Washington call to cut ties with N. Korea
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Russian Federation rejects Washington call to cut ties with N. Korea

Yesterday, Washington warned that North Korea's leadership will be "utterly destroyed" if war breaks out as it called on countries to cut all diplomatic and trade ties with North Korea. The US policy of ramping...More..

Palestinian shot dead during rock-throwing assault on children in West Bank
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Palestinian shot dead during rock-throwing assault on children in West Bank

Mahmoud Zaal Odeh died of his wounds after being shot by Israeli settlers, the sources noted. An Israeli military spokesperson said the shooting was carried out as self-defense. "Such a man and his wife cou...More..

Atlantic hurricane season ends today
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Atlantic hurricane season ends today

In an average season, we see 12 named storms, seven hurricanes, and two major hurricanes. The official death toll there stands at 58 , but a CNN investigation revealed 499 deaths recorded by funeral homes t...More..

Justin Bieber's bodyguard arrested on DUI charge in Miami
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Justin Bieber's bodyguard arrested on DUI charge in Miami

Miami-Dade police Director Juan Perez acknowledged it didn't look good, but said officers don't distinguish between males and females when throwing a punch. Rakow said a damaged white SUV was on Southwest 157th...More..

Army veteran says Al Franken groped her
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Army veteran says Al Franken groped her

She also shared a photo that appears to show Franken placing his hands over her breasts while posing for the camera. "He kept his hand all the way over on my breast", the woman, Stephanie Kemplin, told the netw...More..

At least 3 killed in United States drone strike in Kurram Agency
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

At least 3 killed in United States drone strike in Kurram Agency

Associated Press quoted two Pakistani intelligence officials as saying that unmanned aerial vehicle fired two missiles at the Ghaznavi compound of Haqqani network's commander Abdul Rasheed, which is affiliated ...More..

Mulayam Singh's Bahu Aparna Yadav Dances To Ghoomar
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Mulayam Singh's Bahu Aparna Yadav Dances To Ghoomar

On the other hand, Aparna's father Arvind Singh Bisht, who is the information commissioner of Uttar Pradesh, told NDTV: "We have no interest in any film or any scandal around it". However, the makers have rep...More..

Malayalam actor and mimicry artist Abi no more
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Malayalam actor and mimicry artist Abi no more

According to reports , Abi had recently returned from a stage show in America. Kochi: Abi, credited with helping mimicry gain acceptance among the general public with his committed style and passion towards ...More..

Thursday's First Warning Forecast: Tracking sunshine and our next chance of rain
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday's First Warning Forecast: Tracking sunshine and our next chance of rain

Rain chance around 10%. Instead of upper 60s, daytime highs only warm to the lower and middle 60s: still slightly above average for this time of year (average = upper 50s for highs/upper 30s for lows). Afternoo...More..

Annual SCO meet begins in Russian city of Sochi
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Annual SCO meet begins in Russian city of Sochi

On the sidelines of the summit, Ms Swaraj will also have bilateral meetings with several leaders. The retreat will be followed by a plenary session of the Council of Heads of Government where the prime minist...More..

by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

"Ready To Pay Political Price For Government's Steps", Says PM Narendra Modi

It would be used to track "benami property", he said. Modi said for the past 70 years, people were fighting the system. "Through these reforms, the government is helping secure rights and subsidies to the poo...More..

by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Bosnian war criminal dies after consuming 'poison' during hearing

Slobodan Praljak, a commander of Bosnian Croat forces during the Bosnian War has died after drinking a phial of poison while standing in the dock at a United Nations tribunal in The Hague, where his war crime...More..

Duke grad students protest proposed GOP tax plan
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Duke grad students protest proposed GOP tax plan

Her tuition waiver of about $16,000 a year would double her taxable income, if counted under the new plan. Indeed, its proposals threaten to reverse much of the major progress we have made in recent years in en...More..

Three terrorists killed in Jammu & Kashmir gunfight
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Three terrorists killed in Jammu & Kashmir gunfight

The mob attacked the army convoy carrying reinforcements to Futlipora village, the police officer said. In another encounter at Bomai in Sopore area of Baramulla district, security forces shot dead a Pakistan...More..

Detroit one of top 10 'sinful' cities, study says
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Detroit one of top 10 'sinful' cities, study says

The only cities ranked higher were Las Vegas, Orlando, Miami , St. Louis, North Las Vegas and Henderson, Nev. Our closest competition from other Midwestern cities came from Detroit (No. Detroit also ranked 1...More..

Discovering Momentum Stocks: Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK)
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Discovering Momentum Stocks: Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK)

It has underperformed by 0.05% the S&P500. Lipe & Dalton reported 774 shares. The fund purchased 2,942 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $346,000. Park Circle Co, a Maryland-based fund repo...More..

by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Pressure Mounts On Syrian Opposition Delegation To Geneva To Get Real

Security Council Resolution) 2254 says", Nasr Hariri told Reuters. The Syrian government delegation has arrived in Geneva , Switzerland to attend a new round of talks brokered by the United Nations between...More..

Kopardi Rape-Murder Case: Court awards death sentence to all three convicts
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Kopardi Rape-Murder Case: Court awards death sentence to all three convicts

Jitendra Babulal Shinde, 26, Santosh Gorakh Bhawal, 30, and Nitin Gopinath Bhailume, 28, had been convicted last week for the crime that fueled massive protests by the Maratha community, which took out marches ...More..

Thousands of holiday season flights short crew members after scheduling glitch
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Thousands of holiday season flights short crew members after scheduling glitch

All American Airlines wants for Christmas is... some pilots. According to Reuters , the union that more than 15,000 flights scheduled between December 15-31 were affected by the glitch. "We're working dilige...More..

Melania Trump has got her Christmas decorations up and they are freakish
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Melania Trump has got her Christmas decorations up and they are freakish

First Lady Melania Trump is spearheading Christmas decorating efforts at the White House. The family Christmas card is framed and on display. The party is traditionally hosted by the president and the firs...More..

Philando Castile's Girlfriend Gets $800000 In Settlement From City
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Philando Castile's Girlfriend Gets $800000 In Settlement From City

St. Anthony soon announced it was offering Yanez "a voluntary separation agreement to help him transition to another career other than being a St. Anthony officer". Yanez fired into the vehicle, striking Casti...More..

Turkish-Iranian gold trader begins testimony at US trial
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Turkish-Iranian gold trader begins testimony at US trial

Although he didn't name them, Zarrab told jurors that he made a decision to inform on co-conspirators in the alleged billion-dollar scheme after he "hired lawyers" to try to work out a prisoner swap "within the...More..

by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Trump 'considering' United States embassy Jerusalem move: VP

General Assembly vote to recognize Israel. Pence's comment that are likely to spark controversy came at an event organised by the Israeli mission at the UN to mark 70 years since the passing of UN Resolution ...More..

Poppi Worthington inquest hears mother's 999 call
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Poppi Worthington inquest hears mother's 999 call

Baby Poppi died on December 12 five years ago after she collapsed suddenly at her home in Barrow. Mr Worthington is due to give evidence, ordered after a controversial first hearing lasted just seven minutes ...More..

U.S. tourists arrested for baring buttocks at Thai temple
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

U.S. tourists arrested for baring buttocks at Thai temple

The men run an Instagram account called " Traveling Butts ", and took their exposing ways a bit too far for Thailand authorities when their photo taken inside the Wat Arun temple spread on social media. The T...More..

When Will NBC 'Terminate Low Ratings Joe Scarborough?'
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

When Will NBC 'Terminate Low Ratings Joe Scarborough?'

The tweet cited a longtime obsession for online conspiracy theorists about the 2001 death of Lori Klausutis in Scarborough's Florida district office when he was a Republican congressman. And will they ...More..

European Union negotiator hopes for deal on Brexit bill by mid-December
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

European Union negotiator hopes for deal on Brexit bill by mid-December

The Telegraph has reported that London and Brussels have now accepted the British will pay between 45 and 55 billion euros ($53-63 billion), with the final figure depending "on how each side calculates the o...More..

Ruckus continues in the Odisha assembly over farmers' issues
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Ruckus continues in the Odisha assembly over farmers' issues

The ruling Biju Janata Dal, on the other hand, has chose to raise the hike in the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of paddy and the Mahanadi and Polavaram water disputes to put the opposition on the mat in the House...More..

High near 54 degrees Wednesday, cloudy in Oklahoma City
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

High near 54 degrees Wednesday, cloudy in Oklahoma City

Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Friday night lows will be in the low/ mid-40s with partly cloudy skies. Low: mid-20s. Day: Mostly to partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance for snow showers. Partly...More..

New Orleans will send first responders to help Puerto Rico's recovery
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

New Orleans will send first responders to help Puerto Rico's recovery

For decades in Congress, when Sanders introduced a bill, he tended to do so alone. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) commented on the importance of Sanders' relief package, as she and Senator Kirsten...More..

Athens would abide by European Union sanctions on Saudi Arabia, spokesman says
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Athens would abide by European Union sanctions on Saudi Arabia, spokesman says

Zaharieva said the plane later reached Saudi Arabia via Iraqi airspace with the assistance of the Turkish authorities, adding that the Iranian ambassador's deputy in Sofia had been summoned to Sofia's foreign...More..

When PM Narendra Modi meets 'little Modi' in Gujarat
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

When PM Narendra Modi meets 'little Modi' in Gujarat

On Monday, when he officially started the BJP's Gujarat election campaign, Modi chose to target the Congress by attacking the party's strongest leader ever, Indira Gandhi. In all the election rallies, the PM's ...More..

Singapore and India to boost cooperation in maritime security
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Singapore and India to boost cooperation in maritime security

Throughout the bilateral, both the sides expected to sign an agreement for giving that logistics hold up and reside firing exercises to Singapore in the Andamans, Defense officials affirmed. China took strong o...More..

AT&T delays Time Warner closing to April 2018
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

AT&T delays Time Warner closing to April 2018

On Tuesday, AT&T and Time Warner (the owner of CNN) filed court documents asking Judge Richard Leon to set a February 20 trial date. The company's general counsel, David McAtee, filed a statement with the US ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Corruption references against Sharif family adjourned till Dec 4

The defence then requested the court to adjourn the hearing on grounds that the Islamabad High Court (IHC) is expected to rule this week on Nawaz's request to club the three references against him into one. R...More..

by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

'Many More' US Troops in Syria and Iraq

There was a general reluctance to give out actual numbers for fear of "telegraphing or silhouetting to the enemy" US troop strength, Manning said. That figure is more than three times the 503 troops that a U....More..

Quick Take: US Launches Dumping Probe Into Chinese Aluminum Products
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Quick Take: US Launches Dumping Probe Into Chinese Aluminum Products

It said imports from China of the flat-rolled metal typically used in construction and in transportation and electrical equipment totaled about $603.6 million in 2016. The investigations are "self-initiated" un...More..

Judges uphold Bosnian Croat convictions in last verdict of Yugoslav war tribunal
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Judges uphold Bosnian Croat convictions in last verdict of Yugoslav war tribunal

Praljak tilted back his head and took a swing from a flask or glass as the judge delivered the verdict. The unprecedented scenes came just after the judges also upheld a 25-year prison term against Jadranko P...More..