Congress hosts dinner in honour of Sonia Gandhi

Seven years later, when he was killed, she turned away when party leaders urged her to lead the Congress. We do not fight hate with hate. Hitting out at Modi, Gandhi said that the prime minister believed that his was the voice of reason whereas even ... More..

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Celtic's record run won't be matched, says Rodgers

Celtic were not really ever at the races in the contest, as goals from Harry Cochrane , Kyle Lafferty and a Manuel Milinkovic brace condemned them to the surprise turnover. With the January transfer window ju...More..

Which provisions remain in the final GOP tax bill?
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Which provisions remain in the final GOP tax bill?

The Republican-led House and Senate plan to vote on tax reform and government funding this week, before the holiday break. The Washington Post on Friday pointed out that the plan could actually push more ...More..

Child in stroller caught up in brawl at mall
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Child in stroller caught up in brawl at mall

A woman pushing the stroller walks into the fight, kicks the victim who was trying to get up and then keeps walking. A video showing several women in a violent fight, with a small child in the middle of the...More..

Hundreds are donating after a little girl's letter to Santa goes viral
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Hundreds are donating after a little girl's letter to Santa goes viral

Speaking to KRGV she said, "To see that they don't have not even a blanket or food it breaks me. I need a [blanket]", a student had written. After school dismissed for the day, teacher Ruth Espiricueta , b...More..

McCain back in Arizona for Christmas, will miss tax vote
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

McCain back in Arizona for Christmas, will miss tax vote

On Sunday morning, McCain's son-in-law Ben Domenech, a conservative writer, said on Face the Nation , "I'm happy to say that he's doing well", but acknowledged that McCain was dealing with symptoms from his tr...More..

Tiger Zinda Hai new song 'Zinda Hai' released!
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Tiger Zinda Hai new song 'Zinda Hai' released!

As confirmed in the trailer, the actor will be seen saving the world from a common enemy and promote peace along with his better half Katrina Kaif . Desi rapper Raftaar has also made his noteworthy contribut...More..

Jurgen Klopp critical of Liverpool consistency after thrashing Bournemouth
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Jurgen Klopp critical of Liverpool consistency after thrashing Bournemouth

Jurgen Klopp has revealed he does not fancy and dislikes the Fab Four nickname his star attack has been dubbed. Jermain Defoe led the attack for the Cherries, but it was a hard day at the office for the vete...More..

Amtrak Train Derails On Overpass In Washington State, Kiling 3
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Amtrak Train Derails On Overpass In Washington State, Kiling 3

Chris Karnes was on the train Amtrak train that derailed south of Seattle, three or four cars back from the front. An Amtrak train traveling from NY in April 2016 hit a backhoe working on railroad tracks in C...More..

Yemen fires missile targeting Riyadh Royal Palace
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Yemen fires missile targeting Riyadh Royal Palace

According to Houthi spokesman Mohammed Abdussalam, the rebels allegedly fired a Volcano H-2 ballistic missile towards the al-Yamama royal palace. On Thursday, US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley p...More..

Cyclone Ockhi: Modi on one-day tour to Kerala, TN, Lakshadweep
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Modi on one-day tour to Kerala, TN, Lakshadweep

After visiting Lakshadweep and Kanyakumari, he is expected to reach the state capital by 2.30pm and then head to Poonthura . However, the revised itinerary showed that the PM would directly come to Kerala from...More..

Japan Approves Deployment of US Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Systems
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Japan Approves Deployment of US Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Systems

North Korea on November 29 tested a new, more powerful ballistic missile that it says can hit major USA cities including Washington, and fly over Japan's current defense shield. missile defence equipment. Aeg...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

President Of The Philippines: "I Am For Same-Sex Marriage"

Duterte asked Sunday. "So I am with you". White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said President Trump and Duterte "briefly" discussed human rights last month when they met in the Philippine capita...More..

Travel disruption expected as Met Office issues fog warning for Peterborough
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Travel disruption expected as Met Office issues fog warning for Peterborough

The yellow warning for the city is between 8pm tonight (Monday, December 18) and noon tomorrow. Some delays or cancellations of flights are also possible, the Met Office warned. The range of temperatures acro...More..

General Chiwenga Retires As Mnangagwa Promotes Military 'Coup' Leaders
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

General Chiwenga Retires As Mnangagwa Promotes Military 'Coup' Leaders

Commander Zimbabwe National Army Lieutenant General Philip Valerio Sibanda said the controversial operation has achieved its objective to apprehend criminals around the former President Mugabe and there is now ...More..

Twitter brings in new rules to reduce hateful content
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Twitter brings in new rules to reduce hateful content

Twitter has deactivated the account of the far-right British activist behind those anti-Muslim tweets of videos, retweeted by President Trump. Twitter's actions drew praise from civil rights groups. Just w...More..

Hardik alleges EVM tampering
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Hardik alleges EVM tampering

The Congress has won one seat and is ahead in 73, while others are ahead in six seats. Asked if he would congratulate the BJP, he said, "I congratulate the BJP for winning elections by EVM tampering and playi...More..

Cabinet committee discusses post-Brexit trade
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Cabinet committee discusses post-Brexit trade

Stefaan De Rynck also rejected a "buffet-style" transition away from European Union membership "where one picks and chooses the bits one likes", in an event at Chatham House in central London . A source told t...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

PM To Unveil New Look Cabinet

Chester, the Member for Gippsland, said it had been an enormous honour to serve as Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, which he described as the "best portfolio possible". Industry, Innovation and Scienc...More..

White House blames North Korea for WannaCry cyberattack
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

White House blames North Korea for WannaCry cyberattack

In the op-ed we did not see traces of the evidence used to link the May attack to the "Lazarus Group" (also blamed for the Sony Pictures hacking incident ) and North Korea, but the White House will reported...More..

Turkey says regrets to see veto of United Nations resolution on Jerusalem
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Turkey says regrets to see veto of United Nations resolution on Jerusalem

President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Haley, who used her veto power for the first time as USA ambassador, stressed that the United States still supports a two-state soluti...More..

Thomas Fire raging through Los Padres forest, still threatening Santa Barbara
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Thomas Fire raging through Los Padres forest, still threatening Santa Barbara

The fire churning through brush in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties has burned more than 1,000 structures, including at least 750 homes. They have a two-day window before potentially risky gusts return later ...More..

Sheriff: Dogs who Mauled Owner to Death in Virginia Euthanized
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Sheriff: Dogs who Mauled Owner to Death in Virginia Euthanized

A medical examiner determined Stephens was mauled to death by her two pit bull dogs. "I don't know anything about these dogs or her personal relationship with them, but there are likely to have been precurs...More..

BC banning grizzly bear hunt
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

BC banning grizzly bear hunt

Speaking on behalf of the B.C. Greens, MLA Adam Olsen said his party was "absolutely overjoyed" with the decision. "Our government promised that we would listen to the people of BC. Back in August the governm...More..

Syria's Assad calls US-backed Kurdish fighters 'traitors'
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Syria's Assad calls US-backed Kurdish fighters 'traitors'

The Syrian Democratic Forces accused Assad and his regime of opening the borders to worldwide terrorism , following Assad's claim that the Kurdish militants are traitors for their cooperation with Washingt...More..

US Vice President Mike Pence delays Middle East trip
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

US Vice President Mike Pence delays Middle East trip

Vice President Mike Pence will delay his planned trip this week to the Middle East until mid-January, the White House announced Monday. Officials denied that Mr Pence's decision was motivated by a wave of d...More..

Alabama to freeze enrollment in children's health program in two weeks
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Alabama to freeze enrollment in children's health program in two weeks

Minnesota is among the 16 states that are expected to exhaust federal CHIP funds before the end of January, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. "Both sides of the aisle agree CHIP is a vital program th...More..

The Weapon That Killed Tupac Has Disappeared
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

The Weapon That Killed Tupac Has Disappeared

The gun wasn't given to police in Las Vegas because, according to the New York Daily News , "a federal prosecutor assigned to the case cited concerns the discovery might cause problems with potential conspir...More..

Ex-wife faces judge for murder of National Basketball Association star
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Ex-wife faces judge for murder of National Basketball Association star

Wright's ex-wife comes up multiple times in the piece and was even interviewed. The case had gone cold up until last month when investigators found a murder weapon at the bottom of a lake in Walnut, Miss...More..

Militants Attack Afghan Spy Agency's Facility in Kabul
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Militants Attack Afghan Spy Agency's Facility in Kabul

The Afshar area of Kabul where the attack took place is close to a facility of the National Directorate of Security, the main Afghan intelligence agency, as well as a private university. He added that two m...More..

Austria's Kurz Strikes Deal to Bring Far Right into Government
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Austria's Kurz Strikes Deal to Bring Far Right into Government

Freedom Party politicians will run the Interior, Foreign Affairs and Defense ministries. Al Jazeera's Paul Brennan reports. Other European Union capitals, fearing a postwar taboo had been broken, imposed di...More..

by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Trump Judicial Nominee Drops Out After Embarrassing Hearing

Kennedy singled him out for a line of questioning which Petersen struggled to answer. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. He also appointed Justice Ne...More..

Christmas snow flurries possible in Central Texas
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Christmas snow flurries possible in Central Texas

Though looking at green grass in temperatures in the 50s last weekend might make some doubt the winter holiday is near. Snow chances return late in the day on Wednesday across the north, and then across c...More..

Trump Transition Team Accuses Mueller Of Improperly Obtaining Documents
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Trump Transition Team Accuses Mueller Of Improperly Obtaining Documents

Mr Trump's lawyer, Ty Cobb, also denied the claim. "There's no conversation about that whatsoever in the White House", Mr Short said. "I haven't heard anything about this, any firing", Mr. In a statement on S...More..

Man arrested in Australia for breaching North Korea sanctions
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Man arrested in Australia for breaching North Korea sanctions

The suspect is the first person charged under Australia's Weapons of Mass Destruction Act and faces a maximum 10-year prison sentence. It is the first time anyone has been charged under the country's 19...More..

China Holds Drills Near Taiwan for Second Time in Row
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

China Holds Drills Near Taiwan for Second Time in Row

The Japan Air Defense Force (JADF) and Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) scrambled Mitsubishi F-15J all-weather air superiority fighter jets and KF-16C/D, a variant of the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falco...More..

Could Al Franken un-resign? Sure
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Could Al Franken un-resign? Sure

Sen. "What they did to Al was atrocious, the Democrats ", Manchin told Politico of the majority of his caucus, calling their decision "the most hypocritical thing" he has "ever seen done to a human being"...More..

Who can replace Jacob Zuma as ANC's leader?
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Who can replace Jacob Zuma as ANC's leader?

On Saturday, Zuma announced plans to raise subsidies for tertiary colleges and universities, a move analysts said was timed to appeal to the party's more populist members allied to Dlamini-Zuma, the first woman...More..

Amtrak Train Derails Above Washington Interstate
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Amtrak Train Derails Above Washington Interstate

Amtrak train 501 derailed onto the I-5 road below as it crossed a bridge. The derailment happened about 7:30 a.m. just south of Mounts Road in Pierce County. The National Transportation Safety Board tweeted ...More..

RAF Mildenhall in lockdown after security 'incident'
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

RAF Mildenhall in lockdown after security 'incident'

British police say they are responding to a "significant" incident at a Royal Air Force base used by the U.S. Air Force. It is understood that an individual tried to force entry onto the base with a vehicle a...More..

by | Monday, December 18, 2017

United States blaming Pakistan for failures in Afghanistan: Janjua

He also said that the U.S. policy on the longstanding Kashmir dispute is the same as the Indian policy. He remarked that security in South Asia is under pressure, adding that in opposition to China and Russia...More..

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle wedding date set for May 19
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle wedding date set for May 19

The royal wedding date falls on the same day as the finals of the Emirates FA Cup , an annual tournament for teams in the English football league system. With other members of the royal family she will atten...More..

Industry lukewarm on scope and implementation of auto-enrolment review proposals
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Industry lukewarm on scope and implementation of auto-enrolment review proposals

The government also wants to remove the lower earnings limit, which is now £5,875, so individuals can put more of their salary into their pensions from the start of their contributions. However, around 12 mil...More..

Major fire breaks out in Mumbai's Khairani road, 12 dead
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Major fire breaks out in Mumbai's Khairani road, 12 dead

According to Fire Brigade officials, three fire engines, and four Jumbo Tankers were used to douse the fire. The shop caught fire around 4 am on Monday, and fire tenders were rushed to the spot. Local residen...More..

Kat: Dense Fog Advisory through 9 am
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Kat: Dense Fog Advisory through 9 am

However, cloud coverage is likely to increase through the evening hours, according to the weather service. Wednesday will stay warm with a high of 58. "By Wednesday afternoon, most places will have received 2-4...More..

Israeli Envoy Attacks UN Plan to Revoke Trump's Jerusalem Recognition
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Israeli Envoy Attacks UN Plan to Revoke Trump's Jerusalem Recognition

Trump's declaration has stirred global condemnation and sparked angry protests across Arab and Muslim countries, as well as deadly clashes in the occupied territories between Palestinians and Israeli forces. Th...More..

Donald Trump to drop climate change from list of national security threats
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Donald Trump to drop climate change from list of national security threats

The new position is a reversal of the Obama administration's decision to place climate change in the strategy, a decision which Mr Trump mocked on the campaign trail. Mr Trump, according to the senior officials...More..

Mother, 3 children dead in BK house fire
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Mother, 3 children dead in BK house fire

The fire broke out shortly after 2 a.m.in a home on East 14th Street in Sheepshead Bay. Firefighters arrived in less than three minutes and even by then, flames met them at the front door. The family who lived ...More..

Kaka Announces Retirement from Football on Instagram
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Kaka Announces Retirement from Football on Instagram

Kaka began his career at Sao Paulo in 2001 and was part of Brazil's World Cup-winning squad under Luiz Felipe Scolari a year later in Japan and South Korea. One of the finest playmakers of his time, the Brazili...More..

Sarah Palin's son Track arrested on domestic violence claims
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Sarah Palin's son Track arrested on domestic violence claims

The charges, which suggest Palin injured or attempted to injure somebody while committing burglary, appear to stem from an incident in Wasilla , Palin's hometown, the Los Angeles Times reports. Palin's girlf...More..