EC ready to hold simultaneous polls by Sep 2018

After elections started in 1952, Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha elections were held simultaneously till 1967. The frequent elections lead to massive expenditures by Government and other stakeholders, and it leads to continual engagement of paramilitary ... More..

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Dems call for Ivanka Trump's security clearance to be revoked
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Dems call for Ivanka Trump's security clearance to be revoked

The Times also said four additional current or former White House officials had used personal email accounts for government work: Stephen Bannon, Reince Priebus, Gary Cohn and Stephen Miller. "The FBI has con...More..

Looking for Answers in Las Vegas Massacre
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Looking for Answers in Las Vegas Massacre

In between, cops arrived on the 31st floor - just below Paddock - at 10:12pm and got to the shooter's 32nd floor at 10:17pm, officials said. The official, who was not authorized to discuss the investigation of ...More..

Man fatally shot at Upper West Side construction site, NYPD says
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Man fatally shot at Upper West Side construction site, NYPD says

Heavily armed police officers responded to search the construction site floor by floor following the shooting. According to Daily Mail , construction workers who were immediately evacuated piled into the str...More..

Northern Ireland 1 Germany 3
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Northern Ireland 1 Germany 3

Group winners qualify automatically for the finals in Russian Federation, while the top eight runners-up from nine groups go on to playoffs to decide the other four places allocated to Europe. Kimmich is left w...More..

by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Norway Index MSCI Ishares (ENOR) Technical Levels in Review — Trading Focus

One of the basic tenets put forth by Charles Dow in the Dow Theory is that security prices do trend. Scoping out the proper signals and figuring out which ones tend to work the best may be on the minds of many ...More..

World Teachers Day to be observed on Oct 5
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

World Teachers Day to be observed on Oct 5

The joint message was issued by Irina Bokova, the Director-General of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO); Guy Ryder, the Director-General of International Labour Organization (ILO...More..

McCarthy Says Leadership Is Open To Looking At Bump Stock Restrictions
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

McCarthy Says Leadership Is Open To Looking At Bump Stock Restrictions

The ATF said in 2010 that it did not believe bump stocks to be regulated under existing gun laws because it is a firearm part. Jay Wallace, owner of Adventure Outdoors in Smyrna, Georgia , said soon after m...More..

Gov. Brown signs law making California a sanctuary state
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Gov. Brown signs law making California a sanctuary state

While other states have passed laws that shore up protections for immigrants, the California bill, formally known as SB54, has been described as the most comprehensive in the country. But they will be barred fr...More..

Gauri Lankesh honoured with Anna Politkovskaya Award posthumously
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Gauri Lankesh honoured with Anna Politkovskaya Award posthumously

He further said that he has been researching into the topic and going to the bottom of the story to bring out the reality and is waiting for the investigation to come to conclusion soon. Fiery journalist Gauri ...More..

European Union takes Ireland to court over $15bn Apple back taxes
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

European Union takes Ireland to court over $15bn Apple back taxes

The huge amount of money - which is equivalent to a quarter of Ireland's national budget of 2015 - was owed to Ireland, according to the European Union in 2016 because U.S. The body adjudged the country had c...More..

House Republicans Respond to Las Vegas Shooting With Prayers, No Policy Changes
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

House Republicans Respond to Las Vegas Shooting With Prayers, No Policy Changes

His girlfriend, Marilou Danley, returned to the country late Tuesday night. To see more , visit WNPR News . At the hospital, Trump said that this was his message to the patients that he met: "We're with y...More..

House passes $4.1T budget plan
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

House passes $4.1T budget plan

The House GOP plan would add $2.6 trillion to the deficit before being balanced in 2027. Congressional Republicans on Wednesday kicked off debate on House and Senate budget plans that promise slashing cuts ...More..

Is it disrespectful to protest during the national anthem?
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Is it disrespectful to protest during the national anthem?

The 49'ers had backed the quarterback and said, "In respecting such American principles as freedom of religion and freedom of expression, we recognize the right of an individual to choose and participate, or no...More..

Chinese freighter with North Korean arms seized in Egypt
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Chinese freighter with North Korean arms seized in Egypt

After further checks the agents found that the North Korean-made weapons were in fact destined for the Egyptian military, the New York Times reported. Moreover, the Washington Post noted that Egypt bought t...More..

Trump expected to say Iran deal no longer in national security interest
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Trump expected to say Iran deal no longer in national security interest

The Trump administration has publicly accused Iran of violating the "spirit" of the accord - known as the JCPOA - although some officials privately admit there is a thin line between testing the limits and a ma...More..

ESPN Secures F1 Broadcasting Rights In The US
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

ESPN Secures F1 Broadcasting Rights In The US

Formula One will return to its original US television partner with a move next season to ESPN. NBC has had the exclusive US broadcast rights since 2013. The highlight of this year's numbers came from the Mona...More..

by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Russian Hackers Take US Cyber Defense Data From NSA

Having such information could give the Russian government information on how to protect its own networks, making it more hard for the NSA to conduct its work. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), but al...More..

Pro-Life Congressman Suggested Woman He Had Affair With To Abort
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Pro-Life Congressman Suggested Woman He Had Affair With To Abort

In a statement to Pittsburgh CBS affiliate KDKA, Murphy said that he would not seek reelection in 2018 and would instead spend his remaining time in Congress working on mental health care reform. Murphy is...More..

Vegas killer's partner says she was duped
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Vegas killer's partner says she was duped

While she was there, Paddock wired her money so she could buy a house for herself and her family, Danley said in her statement . That's how paddock and his girlfriend appeared in a nightclub in 2014. She...More..

Senior House Dem: Time for 'a new generation of leaders'
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Senior House Dem: Time for 'a new generation of leaders'

Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-Calif.), the fifth-ranking House Democrat, in an interview published Thursday said it's time for Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and her leadership team to pass the torch to a ne...More..

Brian Cowen extends his sympathies to family of Liam Cosgrave
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Brian Cowen extends his sympathies to family of Liam Cosgrave

Former taoiseach and former Fianna Fail leader Bertie Ahern said: "I liked him". "He was for many people during turbulent and controversial periods of our history a controversial and divisive figure but today...More..

Lalu Prasad questioned by CBI in land-for-hotel scam
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Lalu Prasad questioned by CBI in land-for-hotel scam

Tejashwi will be questioned tomorrow, sources said. Lau Yadav was alleged of giving maintenance contracts of IRCTC hotels in Ranchi and Puri to Sujata Hotel, a company owned by Vinay and Vijay Kochhar, in r...More..

Stephen Paddock's Girlfriend Marilou Danley Saw No 'Warning' Of Las Vegas Shooting
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Stephen Paddock's Girlfriend Marilou Danley Saw No 'Warning' Of Las Vegas Shooting

Lombardo said that while he was still not at liberty to release some information that he knew, he confirmed that Paddock's girlfriend, Marilou Danley , is a "person of interest" in the investigation and wi...More..

Man, 64, no criminal record, responsible for Vegas massacre
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Man, 64, no criminal record, responsible for Vegas massacre

The Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend, Marilou Danley , arrived at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday night to answer serious questions regarding what she knew about Stephen Paddock's deadly massacre....More..

Justice Department reverses policy that protected transgender people from workplace discrimination
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Justice Department reverses policy that protected transgender people from workplace discrimination

Several federal appeals courts have already ruled that discriminating against transgender people based on their gender identity is a violation of federal law. The Manhattan court is now hearing the case of Do...More..

Paddock had rented room during previous festival
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Paddock had rented room during previous festival

The disclosures were among several new details revealed by the clark county sheriff, who also speculated Paddock could have "had help". This could be the same $100,000 which a U.S. The Australian Associated ...More..

Generosity in Las Vegas, inaction in Congress
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Generosity in Las Vegas, inaction in Congress

The cable news and broadcast commentators praised Donald Trump's meaningless statement about Las Vegas as "pitch perfect" precisely because he didn't mention guns. There is plenty that can be done. Lock your ...More..

Trump administration turns NASA back toward the Moon
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Trump administration turns NASA back toward the Moon

First, new space companies such as SpaceX , Blue Origin, and Bigelow Aerospace started to introduce plans that involved lunar exploration. The Vice President said the meeting will outline the Trump adminis...More..

Haslam not running for Senate
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Haslam not running for Senate

Green was President Trump's choice to be Secretary of the Army but withdrew from the process when it looked like he might not be confirmed. Those in Trump's inner circle, who have developed an increasingly te...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation to question Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend on motive behind massacre
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation to question Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend on motive behind massacre

She issued the statement after returning from the Philippines and being questioned for much of the day by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents. "She was [sent] away so that she will not be there to interfer...More..

Saudi king arrives in Moscow
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Saudi king arrives in Moscow

The two countries also agreed on the production in Saudi Arabia of the Kalashnikov automatic rifle and its ammunition as well as educational and training programmes for Saudi nationals. The OPEC deal was aime...More..

Unarmed security unlikely hero of Las Vegas massacre
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Unarmed security unlikely hero of Las Vegas massacre

Paddock, who had rigged cameras in the hallway and in his room, saw Campos coming and shot at him through the door, hitting him in the leg. He helped authorities locate the 32nd-floor room that Paddock was fi...More..

Palestinian PM leaves Gaza after reconciliation visit
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Palestinian PM leaves Gaza after reconciliation visit

Saleh al-Arouri's promotion comes as Hamas seeks to close ranks with US-backed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas after a decade-old rift, in an entente Israel says will not revive peace talks unless Hamas rec...More..

Suspended frat made new members eat until they threw up, university says
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Suspended frat made new members eat until they threw up, university says

They were also deprived of sleep. In a letter obtained by The Daily Campus that was sent out to parents of the fraternity members October 4, SMU detailed reports of hazing that occurred during pledgeship in...More..

Palladium Partners LLC Has $12.21 Million Stake in Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Palladium Partners LLC Has $12.21 Million Stake in Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Starbucks Corporation purchases and roasts high-quality whole bean coffees and sells them along with fresh, rich-brewed, Italian style espresso beverages, a variety of pastries and confections, and coffee-relat...More..

SIU probing Hwy. 6 crash in Hamilton that killed 2
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

SIU probing Hwy. 6 crash in Hamilton that killed 2

Waterloo Regional Police issued a statement following the fatal collision between a transport truck and the vehicle being pursued in connection with "a report of a possible abduction/assault of a female in Camb...More..

Colorado's Special Legislative Session Ends With No Fix For Special Districts
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Colorado's Special Legislative Session Ends With No Fix For Special Districts

The governor's office and special districts believed they had support from Senate leaders to make the fix, but in the end, they had miscalculated the politics of the situation: a ideal storm involving the ...More..

McDonald's manager busted for dealing cocaine and crack in bags of food
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

McDonald's manager busted for dealing cocaine and crack in bags of food

Frank Guerrero's actions came to light after police conducted a three-month long undercover investigation, which they termed " Operation Off the Menu ". In total, Guerrero sold the undercover cop nearly $10,900...More..

How long will PM Narendra Modi tell 'lies', asks Raj Thackeray
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

How long will PM Narendra Modi tell 'lies', asks Raj Thackeray

The Mumbai Police had denied permission for the MNS protest rally, but still the march was carried out. "Will you act only after people die in such (stampede) accidents?" President Raj Thackeray attacke...More..

Cuba rejects 'unjustified' ouster of United States diplomats
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Cuba rejects 'unjustified' ouster of United States diplomats

On Tuesday, the Department of State notified the Cuban Government of its decision to remove 15 diplomats from the Cuban Embassy in Washington DC. The department had recently recalled U.S. Cuba and the Unite...More..

Nusra Front Commander Slips into Coma after Russian Airstrike
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Nusra Front Commander Slips into Coma after Russian Airstrike

U.S-backed Syrian forces and the Russia-backed Syrian military are in a race for control of territory in eastern Syria. In the video posted to ISIL's Amaq website, a man speaking in Russian identifies h...More..

by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Trump Urges US Intel Panel to Investigate American Media Spreading 'Fake News'

In a heated address, the president claimed that the intel panel has to probe United States media to understand "why so much of our news is just made up-FAKE!" One day after the committee confirmed that they a...More..

Sales steady at local gun shop following deadly Las Vegas shooting
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Sales steady at local gun shop following deadly Las Vegas shooting

At least 59 people were killed and more than 500 people have been injured. He added: "It's a very, very sad day for me, personally". "The police who have done really a fantastic job in a very short time", e...More..

Malcolm Turnbull seeks COAG help to unify and strengthen anti-terror laws
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Malcolm Turnbull seeks COAG help to unify and strengthen anti-terror laws

Now the federal government only has access to passport photos - which only cover about half the population. The Prime Minister unveiled his "important step forward keeping Australia safe" at the showcase, as ...More..

by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Authorities recover 42 guns from gunman's hotel room, house

Las Vegas shooting: Who is gunman Stephen Paddock? However, the group, which often claims attacks by individuals inspired by its message but with no known links to the group, provided no evidence to support ...More..

Jhal Magsi: At least 15 dead, several injured in Dargah Fatehpur blast
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Jhal Magsi: At least 15 dead, several injured in Dargah Fatehpur blast

Police and other law enforcement reached the scene and cordoned off the area. Speaking to a private channel, Balochistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti told that they are collecting information regarding the bla...More..

After Las Vegas shooting, Trump says America is 'a nation in mourning'
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

After Las Vegas shooting, Trump says America is 'a nation in mourning'

Federal investigators said they found no connection between the gunman and an global terrorist group, although ISIS tried to claim later Monday, without proof, that Paddock was acting on behalf of that group....More..

by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Sunny, high near 71 — TODAY'S FORECAST

The rain risk will be 40 percent. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Mostly cloudy with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming light and variable. Wednesday night: Showers and thundersto...More..

Red Cross Sends Extra Blood Donations To Las Vegas
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Red Cross Sends Extra Blood Donations To Las Vegas

According to a spokesperson for the Augusta Shepeard Blood Center, the center says they are not sending blood to Las Vegas at this time. Where can I donate blook in Las Vegas? A spokesperson for United...More..