Protection grid to be set up along India-Bangladesh border: Rajnath

The Minister did not elaborate further or mention the ongoing peace talks between the Central Government and the NSCN-IM leadership for a permanent solution to the insurgency problem. This would be the fourth meeting of the CMs of states, which share... More..

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Who is Homai Vyarawalla, today's Google Doodle
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Who is Homai Vyarawalla, today's Google Doodle

At the onset of the World War II, she started working on assignments for the Bombay-based The Illustrated Weekly of India magazine which published many of her black and white images that later became iconic. Vy...More..

Anushka Sharma flies to Italy for wedding with Virat Kohli?
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Anushka Sharma flies to Italy for wedding with Virat Kohli?

A source close to the families revealed to Bombay Times , "The invitations have gone out to close friends and family". From cricket fraternity, only Sachin and Yuvraj will be seen, if they make it to the wedd...More..

Palestinians speed up Gaza handover talks amid anger at US, Israel
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Palestinians speed up Gaza handover talks amid anger at US, Israel

The attack was carried out in response to rocket fire from the Gaza Strip on Friday. Neither caused injuries or damage. It follows three rocket attacks overnight on Friday from Gaza to southern Israel. The ...More..

China criticises India for crashed drone close to border
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

China criticises India for crashed drone close to border

The spokesman said this in response to a question over an Indian unmanned aerial vehicle invading Chinese airspace and crashing at the Sikkim section of the Sino-India border. But the mountainous border remains...More..

Immanuel Lutheran sets special Christmas worship schedule
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Immanuel Lutheran sets special Christmas worship schedule

Thursday and Friday at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road. Macedonia Baptist Church's youth, those in grades six through 12, will hold their Christmas party from 10 a.m.to 1 p.m. Sunday...More..

Jury Delivers Guilty Verdict in John Feit Murder Trial
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Jury Delivers Guilty Verdict in John Feit Murder Trial

The defense did not place Feit on the stand, instead pointing out inconsistencies in the prosecution's case, and stressing the absence of eyewitness testimony placing the priest and the victim together on the n...More..

Turkey warns United States that Jerusalem embassy transfer is
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Turkey warns United States that Jerusalem embassy transfer is "grave…"

Cavusoglu said of the pending announcement. "President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital aligns US presence with the reality that Jerusalem is home to Israel's legislature, Supreme C...More..

European states push US for detailed Middle East peace proposals
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

European states push US for detailed Middle East peace proposals

During the meeting, the Undersecretary delivered a speech in which he affirmed that the U.S. administration's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel came at a very delicate stage and has caused a g...More..

School district closings/delays due to snow in Houston area
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

School district closings/delays due to snow in Houston area

In the event of school being cancelled, all teachers will upload their assignments by 9 a.m. Friday and, if possible, students should begin working on their lessons on the day missed. City of Austin - Offices ...More..

Warriors beat Pistons 102-98 to finish unbeaten trip
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Warriors beat Pistons 102-98 to finish unbeaten trip

The Warriors were led by Kevin Durant as he notched a triple-double of 35 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists plus two blocked shots in the win at Charlotte. Detroit guard Reggie Jackson drove through the...More..

An accuser says Franken's speech missed the mark: 'No apology'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

An accuser says Franken's speech missed the mark: 'No apology'

U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum (DFL-MN-4) on Thursday said the resignation of U.S. Senl Al Franken (DFL-MN) was regretful. "After experiencing many vile and partisan personal attacks on my credibility since I w...More..

Liberation of al-Quds is near: Palestinian amb. to Iran
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Liberation of al-Quds is near: Palestinian amb. to Iran

Iran stated that the move threatened a "new intifada", or uprising. However, "Victory is for the Islamic Ummah; Palestine will be free, and the Palestinian people will be victorious", Khamenei affirmed. "Holy...More..

Lindsey Vonn: I won't represent USA president at Winter Olympics
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Lindsey Vonn: I won't represent USA president at Winter Olympics

Vonn , 33, spoke passionately to CNN's "Alpine Edge" about what it means to compete for the United States ski team, and she was equally passionate as she said how she feels about President Donald Trump and hi...More..

Federal appeals court upholds conviction of Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Federal appeals court upholds conviction of Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey

A federal judge had overturned Dassey's conviction past year, accepting that detectives took advantage of Dassey's learning disabilities to get a confession. They say the 7th Circuit judges ignored the fu...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Stake Raised by Caxton Associates LP

Delta Air Lines, Inc provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo throughout the United States and across the world. Delta Air Lines had 60 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to S...More..

This is What California's Wildfires Look Like From Space
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

This is What California's Wildfires Look Like From Space

The two blazes in the city of Los Angeles came after LAFD had sent firefighters to the massive Thomas Fire in Ventura County. While helicopters bombarded the blaze from above with water drops, firefighter...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Analyst Stock Ratings: Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. (BNED), Trevena, Inc. (TRVN)

About 173,388 shares traded. (NYSE:BKS) has declined 38.50% since December 7, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.52% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.48 in Q2 2017. Therefore ...More..

Protests as Ukraine arrests ex-Georgian president again
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Protests as Ukraine arrests ex-Georgian president again

On Friday, Poroshenko said the case against Saakashvili was legitimate and that he should cooperate with investigators. "Our plans are clear". He quit after falling out with Mr Poroshenko and was stripped of ...More..

Mueller has 400K docs in Manafort, Gates case
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Mueller has 400K docs in Manafort, Gates case

A federal grand jury indicted Manafort and his business associate Rick Gates in October as part of Mueller's investigation into accusations of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. "Need to beat back the idea that ...More..

North Korea wants White House to guarantee its security
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

North Korea wants White House to guarantee its security

Lavrov reportedly disclosed his conversation with Tillerson to reporters after the two officials held bilateral talks Thursday in Vienna. "Our American colleagues, [including] Rex Tillerson , have heard this...More..

N. Korea says it doesn't want war -- but won't avoid one
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

N. Korea says it doesn't want war -- but won't avoid one

On November 29, the North Korean army launched the Hwasong-15, its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile to date and which has put Pyongyang closer to striking the continental USA with nuclear weap...More..

European Union and Japan free trade deal covers 600 million people
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

European Union and Japan free trade deal covers 600 million people

Once completed, it will forge an economic zone of 600 million people with 30 per cent of global gross domestic product. More than 5,700 firefighters from across California and the region worked to stop the sp...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Celgene Corporation (CELG): Scrutinizing the Chart

About 4.03 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. The Company's product candidates are being investigated for use in multiple cancer indications, as a vaccine for the prevention of hepa...More..

Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell to Depart White House Next Year
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell to Depart White House Next Year

However fast Dina Powell manages to run away from her year spent inside Donald Trump's batshit presidency, Gary Cohn should time her, because he's going to need an accelerated version to salvage whatever is lef...More..

Not extending support to any other candidate,says actor Vishal
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Not extending support to any other candidate,says actor Vishal

The actor's nomination, to contest in the R K Nagar bypoll as an independent candidate, was rejected by the election commission on grounds that signatures of two out of ten proposers were forged. When asked abo...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation warned Trump aide Hope Hicks over emails from Russians
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation warned Trump aide Hope Hicks over emails from Russians

The FBI reportedly warned White House communications director Hope Hicks earlier this year that Russian operatives attempted to contact her amid Donald Trump's transition into the presidency, The New York Tim...More..

Dozens of Horses Killed as Fires Tear Through California
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Dozens of Horses Killed as Fires Tear Through California

Page administrators are posting photos of horses and including any identification information they can. Los Alamitos Race Course has canceled Friday's daytime thoroughbred racing program in response to the ...More..

Trump's travel ban on six Muslim countries is now in full effect
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Trump's travel ban on six Muslim countries is now in full effect

The new order doesn't directly address the merits of the legal challenges. It is unclear when the appeals courts will rule , though both sides expect the US Supreme Court will ultimately decide on the legali...More..

PSL 3rd edition to start from Feb 22 next year
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

PSL 3rd edition to start from Feb 22 next year

Sami is also clear to play in the upcoming T10 league which will materialise in Dubai on the 17th of this month. The Qualifiers will also be held in Dubai. Cricket fans will get a chance to see their favourite ...More..

Rebel Attack in East Congo Leaves 14 Peacekeepers Dead, UN Says
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Rebel Attack in East Congo Leaves 14 Peacekeepers Dead, UN Says

At least 14 United Nations peacekeepers were killed and 53 wounded in a rebel raid attack on a base in Congo on December 8, according to the UN News Centre . "There must be no impunity for such assaults, h...More..

Blake Farenthold's Office Hired Lawyers to Probe Harassment Claims
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Blake Farenthold's Office Hired Lawyers to Probe Harassment Claims

According to Politico , Farenthold aides were interviewed by members from the law firm in a conference room in the Longworth Office Building. Greene filed suit through the formal complaint process of the congr...More..

Donald Trump's approval rating hits another record low
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Donald Trump's approval rating hits another record low

Trump's approval rating in the Pew poll are significantly lower at this point than past presidents were. About three-quarters of Republicans, and voters who lean Republican, approve of how Mr Trump is handlin...More..

Russia's Putin launches loading from Arctic LNG plant
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Russia's Putin launches loading from Arctic LNG plant

Putin visited Egypt in February 2015, and Sisi met with him in Moscow six months later. While he emphasized the importance of Novatek's plans to the development of Russia's economy, Putin also warned that "...More..

Mesa police release dramatic body camera video following Brailsford verdict
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Mesa police release dramatic body camera video following Brailsford verdict

The officers could have simply handcuffed Shaver while he was on the floor, the detective added. Forcing Shaver to crawl toward the police like this increased the likelihood that Shaver would lose balan...More..

Papadopoulos' fiancee says he didn't act 'without campaign approval'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Papadopoulos' fiancee says he didn't act 'without campaign approval'

The fiancée of George Papadopoulos, the early foreign-policy adviser and aide to President Donald Trump's campaign team who in October pleaded guilty to making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Invest...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Detentions spike, border arrests fall in Trump's first yr

Immigration and Customs Enforcement, whose officers pick up people for deportation away from the border, made 143,470 arrests, an increase of 25 per cent from 114,434 a year earlier. "Raids have become more agg...More..

New allegations against fired 'Today' show host Matt Lauer
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

New allegations against fired 'Today' show host Matt Lauer

Matt Lauer , the disgraced former anchor of NBC's " Today " show who was sacked Wednesday for "inappropriate sexual behavior", once summoned a married female employee to his office, locked the door and sexually...More..

IDF Retaliates with Tank Fire for Gaza Rockets; No Injuries
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

IDF Retaliates with Tank Fire for Gaza Rockets; No Injuries

Israel's red alert siren sounded in the Sderot region, luckily the rockets didn't make it out of the Gaza area. The development came a day after US President Donald Trump said he would recognize Jerusalem al-...More..

CBI court holds Surendra Koli, Pandher guilty
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

CBI court holds Surendra Koli, Pandher guilty

Nearly 11 years after remains of 16 people were dug out the backyard of business Moninder Singh Pandher's house in Noida's Nithari village, he and his help, Surinder Koli, have been sentenced to death by CBI Sp...More..

BJP MP Nana Patole quits party, LS seat
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

BJP MP Nana Patole quits party, LS seat

Mumbai: Just a day before voting in Gujarat assembly elections, a BJP MP from Maharashtra Nana Patole resigned from the Lok Sabha and the party's primary membership on Friday. Congress General Secretary in-cha...More..

First phase of Gujarat polls tomorrow
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

First phase of Gujarat polls tomorrow

Addressing a rally Prime Minister Modi said at a time of Gujarat floods it was the BJP which took up the relief work , while the Congress MLAs were relaxing in Bengaluru. "Snatched tribals land, did not give t...More..

Senator Franken announces his resignation
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Senator Franken announces his resignation

It's clear to me that this has been a deeply harmful, persistent problem and a clear pattern over a long period of time ", Sen. Franken also characterized some of the allegations made against him as false and ...More..

Roy Moore accuser alters story on yearbook signing, to hold press conference
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Roy Moore accuser alters story on yearbook signing, to hold press conference

Nelson said that Moore sexually assaulted her in 1977 after offering her a ride home. She said that she met Moore while working at a restaurant in Gadsden, Ala., where he was a regular customer. Nelson came...More..

3 dead following school shooting in New Mexico
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

3 dead following school shooting in New Mexico

A motive has not yet been determined. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office says the FBI and the state police are leading the investigation. Aztec Police got a call about the shooting about 8 a.m., officia...More..

House Ethics Committee Clears Nunes on Classified Information
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

House Ethics Committee Clears Nunes on Classified Information

Nunes set off a political firestorm in March after holding a secret meeting with a source on White House grounds who Nunes claimed provided him with intelligence information suggesting President Donald Tru...More..

Tillerson meets world diplomats in Paris to support Lebanese PM Hariri
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Tillerson meets world diplomats in Paris to support Lebanese PM Hariri

Macron's comments were made at a meeting in Paris of the worldwide support group for Lebanon, which brings together the five permanent members of the UN Security Council - Britain, France , China, Russia , and ...More..

Father Protects Family, Shoots Robbery Suspect Dead in Popeye's Restaurant
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Father Protects Family, Shoots Robbery Suspect Dead in Popeye's Restaurant

The father, who had been waiting for two of his children to leave the bathroom, told police the armed man turned the gun on his family. According to the Dallas Morning News, the father asked if the man would ...More..

Creek Fire Burning 12000 Acres, 10 Percent Containment - #CreekFire
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Creek Fire Burning 12000 Acres, 10 Percent Containment - #CreekFire

Officials said the flames have destroyed almost 200 homes. Santa Ana winds gained strength Wednesday night, and powerful gusts were expected to kick up again Thursday. The Los Angeles Police Department, meanw...More..