Kerala has not asked for banning Popular Front: CM

If any outfit that creates riots in India and divides society on communal lines needs to be banned, then it should be the RSS first. A statement from the Chief Minister's office, quoting Vijayan, said the State has not asked for a ban on PFI at the... More..

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Private bus operators in Kerala start indefinite strike
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Private bus operators in Kerala start indefinite strike

Though the government on Wednesday had increased minimum charges from Rs 7 to Rs 8, they say it would make no difference and wouldn't help bail out the "sinking sector". Bus operators are also anxious that thei...More..

Rape slur on Kerala priest
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Rape slur on Kerala priest

Thomson said the priest allegedly raped her during her first visit and the cops were verifying details. A Kerala Catholic priest against whom a Bangladeshi-born British passport holder had lodged a complaint ...More..

by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Betting On Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) ?

Stack Financial Management Inc who had been investing in Devon Energy Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $18.69B market cap company. The firm owned 46,488 shares of the energy company's st...More..

India's bad borrowers are a big problem for Modi
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

India's bad borrowers are a big problem for Modi

PNB says two junior officials issued letters of undertaking to get overseas lenders to extend credit to companies linked to Nirav Modi , whose creations have been worn by movie stars like Kate Winslet. The ...More..

Rick Gates Reportedly Finalizing Plea Deal With Mueller's Team
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Rick Gates Reportedly Finalizing Plea Deal With Mueller's Team

The additional charges could be used to pressure Gates into cooperating with Mueller's team. "He's had what criminal lawyers call a "Queen for a Day" interview, in which a defendant answers any questions from...More..

Uttar Pradesh Government Presents Rs 4.28 Lakh Crore 2018-19 Budget
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Uttar Pradesh Government Presents Rs 4.28 Lakh Crore 2018-19 Budget

As expected, the Budget also made room for promoting a host of religious activities, including allocation of Rs 10 crore for organising Holi in Mathura-Vrindavan and Diwali in Ayodhya, and Rs 94.26 crore for co...More..

Akshay Kumar's Pad Man makes Rs62 crore nett in first week
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Akshay Kumar's Pad Man makes Rs62 crore nett in first week

Within 3 days of the release, the movie collected all its pre and post-production cost and now it's earning high profits. Twinkle Khanna is now reaping the fruits of the success of Pad Man , her first vent...More..

Rain tapers early, then winds pickup and temperatures drop Friday
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Rain tapers early, then winds pickup and temperatures drop Friday

We'll continue to see a day similar to yesterday. Tuesday looks to have mostly cloudy skies with highs in the mid 60s. A few scattered showers will be possible on Friday with about 50% of the viewing area...More..

Florida survivor pleads: 'We're children. You guys are the adults.'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Florida survivor pleads: 'We're children. You guys are the adults.'

However, Jereb claims not to have known Cruz personally, saying "he acted on his own behalf of what he just did and he's exclusively responsible for what he just did". One Twitter user named Melody Ball share...More..

Tripura Polls: Rahul lashes out at PM Modi, calls his promises fake
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Tripura Polls: Rahul lashes out at PM Modi, calls his promises fake

A middle-aged respondent at Sabroom in South Tripura district categorically stated that the BJP is a more credible anti-CPM platform. On Thursday, the Prime Minister of the country and the Star Campaigner o...More..

Gun stocks reverse early gains after the Florida school shooting
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Gun stocks reverse early gains after the Florida school shooting

It is not enough to simply take actions that make us feel like we're making a difference. "In times of tragedy, the bonds that sustain us are those of family, faith, community and country", he said this morning...More..

Mother of Parkland shooting victim to President Trump: 'Do something'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Mother of Parkland shooting victim to President Trump: 'Do something'

Cruz was arrested on Wednesday and later charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder . "You could stop the guns from getting into these children's hands", said Lori Alhadeff. "I will never forget the act...More..

US Senate showdown over 'Dreamer' immigrants seen Thursday
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

US Senate showdown over 'Dreamer' immigrants seen Thursday

The US Senate blocked several immigration proposals Thursday including a bipartisan compromise opposed by President Donald Trump , dashing hopes that Congress will soon decide the fate of almost two millio...More..

by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Ex-student massacres 17 people in United States school shooting

While Trump stressed the importance of mental health and school safety improvements, his latest budget request would slash Medicaid, the major source of federal funding for treating mental health problems and...More..

Shocking video of cruise ship passengers, crew in brutal brawl
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Shocking video of cruise ship passengers, crew in brutal brawl

Some intending passengers are now contacting Carnival Cruise Line asking for refunds for future trips, saying they are concerned about safety. The Legend is now on a 10-day South Pacific cruise which is sched...More..

Map quiz: Can you find South Korea on a map of Asia?
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Map quiz: Can you find South Korea on a map of Asia?

This year's Winter Olympics are being held in Pyeongchang , South Korea, and North Korean athletes are participating on a joint Korean team for women's hockey. South Korea approved a government plan Wedn...More..

2 probed for Rome sinkhole (3)
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

2 probed for Rome sinkhole (3)

The sinkhole, measuring around ten metres deep, appeared in the Balduina district, a residential area northwest of Vatican City. "In the last few days while [construction workers] were working, I felt the flo...More..

Orioles Sign Andrew Cashner To Two Year, 16 Million Dollar Contract
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Orioles Sign Andrew Cashner To Two Year, 16 Million Dollar Contract

Cashner's numbers may not be of an Major League Baseball ace but he provides hope to a fan base who has been angry at the Orioles for their lack of interest in partaking in the free agency market. "He's a veter...More..

Pariksha Pe Charcha: PM Modi's tips to students, parents ahead of exams
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Pariksha Pe Charcha: PM Modi's tips to students, parents ahead of exams

Around 10 students will get an opportunity to ask questions directly. Human Resource Ministry said, 'About 2,000 school and college students will attend the programme at Talkatora Stadium. He also said studen...More..

Senate rejects Trump immigration measure
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Senate rejects Trump immigration measure

The day's votes, in which four separate proposals were defeated, illustrated anew Congress' steep challenge in striking a deal on an issue that's proven intractable for years and on which each party's most fe...More..

Olympics Snowboarding Women's Cross Race Final results, highlights and more
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Olympics Snowboarding Women's Cross Race Final results, highlights and more

Samkova fell as she crossed the finish line, but a photo finish showed her sliding across before Jacobellis. Get the app and get the game. The 24-year-old is still one of snowboarding's biggest stars and one of...More..

South African lawmakers choose Ramaphosa to succeed tainted Zuma
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

South African lawmakers choose Ramaphosa to succeed tainted Zuma

This echoes the sentiment of many of South Africa's population, who had grown tired of incidents of corruption and mismanagement , ineptitude and excuses. I agree that presidents and their deputies must be a...More..

UK Should Strive For Partial Customs Union With EU, IOD Says
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

UK Should Strive For Partial Customs Union With EU, IOD Says

A partial customs union alongside a new trade agreement "would ensure Brexit would not unduly damage the UK's manufacturing industry, would facilitate the flow of goods across the Irish border, and simultaneo...More..

Turkish FM alongside with US' Tillerson
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Turkish FM alongside with US' Tillerson

The top Turkish diplomat added that the two sides will hold another meeting by mid-March. He and President Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday had a "productive and open" discussion on improving ties, a U.S. "Not toni...More..

Mother of victim in Florida shooting pleads with Trump: 'Please do something'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Mother of victim in Florida shooting pleads with Trump: 'Please do something'

School security guard and assistant football coach , Aaron Feis , was also pronounced dead after he bravely stepped in front of bullets to protect students as Nikolas Cruz opened fire . "We are committed t...More..

by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Murphy Mocks Trump's Infrastructure Plan As Fantasy

Meanwhile, experts say the budget would add almost one trillion dollars to the national deficit, and will likely be overhauled before it passes congress . The proposal also includes changes to federal educ...More..

Aiyaary banned in Pakistan after Akshay Kumar film Pad Man
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Aiyaary banned in Pakistan after Akshay Kumar film Pad Man

Aiyaary brings to celluloid three facets of the Indian Army, with the film giving insights not only into the battleground defense mechanisms but also showcased the intelligence and bureaucratic decision maki...More..

Nirav Modi doesn't own flagship chain in Hyderabad
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Nirav Modi doesn't own flagship chain in Hyderabad

LIC suffered a notional loss of as much as Rs 1,374 crore in the last three sessions since February 14. The agency today also carried out searches on the premises of the Gitanjali Group at 20 places in Mumba...More..

Timeline of the Florida high school shooting
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Timeline of the Florida high school shooting

Locals are coming together to show their support . Roses piled up on a stage alongside candles. Fellow students knew he posted violent messages online, and on Thursday the Anti-Defamation League reported he ...More..

Body Of Woman Discovered In South Dublin
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Body Of Woman Discovered In South Dublin

Just devastated, the whole family is taken apart. "All I can say is why, why, why take a handsome girl, so young, so pretty, away from us all?" I just don't know why it happened. We had a feeling something wa...More..

YouTuber warned Federal Bureau of Investigation about school shooting threat from user 'Nikolas Cruz'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

YouTuber warned Federal Bureau of Investigation about school shooting threat from user 'Nikolas Cruz'

Ben Bennight , a 36-year-old MS bail bondsman and YouTuber, alerted the bureau on September 24, 2017-the suspected gunman's birthday, according to the Broward County Sheriff's Office-to an alarming comment po...More..

Woman Poses As Man, Marries Two Women For Dowry In Uttarakhand
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Woman Poses As Man, Marries Two Women For Dowry In Uttarakhand

While giving the details Khanduri said, "The lady used to pose as a man in terms of looks and enticed women on Facebook and later married them". "She used to threaten to kill me after she married another wom...More..

Turkey demands U.S. expel Kurdish militia from Syrian ground forces
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Turkey demands U.S. expel Kurdish militia from Syrian ground forces

A new European Union defence pact and Turkey's offensive against US-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria have put strains on a transatlantic alliance facing a more assertive Russian Federation and threats from ...More..

Kim Jong Un keen to boost dialogue with South Korea
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Kim Jong Un keen to boost dialogue with South Korea

Bach told Reuters in an interview on Monday he would make the visit on the North's invitation as part of an agreement between the International Olympic Committee and both North and South Korea . Pence ignore...More..

'I am totally opposed to domestic violence of any kind'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

'I am totally opposed to domestic violence of any kind'

He offered his resignation shortly thereafter. Even in the midst of an unfolding tragedy, the mainstream media looks for ways to take potshots at President Trump. "In a case like that, I would have every reas...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation was alerted about school shooting threat on YouTube
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation was alerted about school shooting threat on YouTube

Ben Bennight , a bail bondsman in MS who goes by the name Ben the Bondsman , said that he received a terrifying comment from a user called Nikolas Cruz under a video in September. "We were told past year tha...More..

Trump postpones rally in wake of Florida shooting
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Trump postpones rally in wake of Florida shooting

Some questions about Cruz's possible ties to a hate group are under investigation, according to Broward County sheriff Scott Israel . Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said during the press conference ...More..

GOP women frustrated by Trump's approach to abuse charges
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

GOP women frustrated by Trump's approach to abuse charges

The White House ran into its usual problems because it couldn't get the facts straight and the scandal took on greater portent when Chris Wray - the president's handpicked Federal Bureau of Investigation dire...More..

Nikita Tregubov Wins Sixth Olympic Medal for Russian Federation in South Korea
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Nikita Tregubov Wins Sixth Olympic Medal for Russian Federation in South Korea

The most decisive Olympic skeleton champion ever is a 23-year-old who had no idea what he was doing on a sled a few years ago and now stands taller than anyone else in the sport. "That support really helped pus...More..

Stranded passengers protest in Jammu, allege 'loot' by shopkeepers
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Stranded passengers protest in Jammu, allege 'loot' by shopkeepers

Low danger warning was issued for Ramban, Anantnag Bandipora, Ganderbal, Kargil, Udhampur, Leh, Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi, Doda, Kishtwar, Kulgam districts, Bandipora-Kanzalwan-Gurez sector and Srinagar-Jammu Nati...More..

All sections of society need to respect the vote: Nawaz Sharif
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

All sections of society need to respect the vote: Nawaz Sharif

The ex-premier said Lodhran's by-election was the practical demonstration of public reaction. The anti-graft watchdog dispatched two letters to the ministry, one asking for Nawaz Sharif to be placed on ECL ci...More..

South Africa: Opposition party wants early election
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

South Africa: Opposition party wants early election

South Africa´s parliament will hold a vote of no-confidence in President Jacob Zuma on Thursday, the ruling ANC party said, signalling its determination to eject him from office after days of stalemate. Zum...More..

State burial for Zimbabwe's opposition leader Tsvangirai
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

State burial for Zimbabwe's opposition leader Tsvangirai

The party said it will meet again to choose a candidate for upcoming elections. I considered Morgan a champion and a distinguished political leader of the Second Liberation of Zimbabwe from the dictatorship i...More..

Hero Jewish Teacher Killed As He Shielded Students In Florida School Shooting
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Hero Jewish Teacher Killed As He Shielded Students In Florida School Shooting

The Jewish social sciences teacher herded some terrified students into a classroom at Stoneman Douglas High School . A day after the attack, a fuller portrait emerged of the suspect, a loner who had worked a...More..

Florida school shooting: Teen threatens 'Round 2 of Florida'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Florida school shooting: Teen threatens 'Round 2 of Florida'

The suspect, whose name has not been released due to his age, reportedly told the authorities that the post was a joke. According to Spartanburg County School District three, the school officials were made aw...More..

Trump administration lost credibility from Rob Porter scandal: Karl Rove
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Trump administration lost credibility from Rob Porter scandal: Karl Rove

Kelly, who was expected to bring order to the White House, was blasted for defending Porter after the abuses first came out, while Wray was put under fire for contradicting the White House's timeline regarding ...More..

US Senate debates on Immigration bill, DACA
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

US Senate debates on Immigration bill, DACA

On the other side, many liberals seem dead-set against President Trump's proposed border wall, against ending extended family migration, and against ending the visa lottery program that promotes diversity. ...More..

Chelsea and Arsenal interested in Man United star
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Chelsea and Arsenal interested in Man United star

The United manager has only started with a 4-3-3 formation on five occasions this season, and just twice in the Premier League . "He showed great strength to recover, to try to play again". He excelled there a...More..

Bronx Judge Acquits NYPD Sergeant in Shooting of Mentally Ill Woman
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Bronx Judge Acquits NYPD Sergeant in Shooting of Mentally Ill Woman

The incident occurred after building staff dialed 911 as she was tearing down fliers in a hallway. "I just see the bat swinging, and that's when I fired, " the 32-year-old said from the stand Tuesday . "The ...More..