Kim hosts talks, banquet for S.Korea envoys

The BOK kept interest rates unchanged at its last policy meeting and warned of the potential cost of US protectionism on South Korea's vehicle and steel industries. "The two sides will discuss to produce a reasonable pact that can help strengthen... More..

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Lenin, Karti Chidambaram, Biplab Deb, PNB Scam: Top stories of the day
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Lenin, Karti Chidambaram, Biplab Deb, PNB Scam: Top stories of the day

Deb was young as well as a "local face". Before moving to Tripura in 2016, Deb worked as assistant to Ganesh Singh, who is the BJP's MP from Satna. Bigger and better things though beckoned him and Deb returned ...More..

Ex-Trump aide Nunberg swipes back at 'fat slob' Sarah Huckabee Sanders
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Ex-Trump aide Nunberg swipes back at 'fat slob' Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Nunberg: Yeah, I'm not making a judgment about her awful appearance, because that would be very rude and not politically correct. "I definitely think he doesn't know that for sure because he's incorrect", she...More..

East Coast storm reveals Revolutionary War ship
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

East Coast storm reveals Revolutionary War ship

Officials say the ship was last seen during a nor'easter in 2007. The ship has appeared from time to time over the years. The York Police Department posted photos Monday that show the skeleton of a ship...More..

UP: Campaign gain momentum for by polls, BSP backs SP
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

UP: Campaign gain momentum for by polls, BSP backs SP

In two previous reports related to the bypolls, TwoCircles.net had speculated an understanding between Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party when latter did not file any nomination. With 47 MLAs, the SP can...More..

Can't Believe I Have Won 2 World Cup Golds, Says Manu Bhaker
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Can't Believe I Have Won 2 World Cup Golds, Says Manu Bhaker

Ravi had made it to three finals past year, including in the World Cup Finals, without winning a medal. The pair of Ravi Kumar and Apurvi Chandela, who competed as India 1, also made it to the finals and ...More..

Did Jared Kushner Punish Qatar Because It Wouldn't Lend His Family Money?
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Did Jared Kushner Punish Qatar Because It Wouldn't Lend His Family Money?

FBI officials investigating allegations of Russian influence in the 2016 USA election are examining a series of meetings during the presidential transition between White House aide Jared Kushner and potent...More..

Air India to overfly Saudi Arabia to reach Israel, says Netanyahu
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Air India to overfly Saudi Arabia to reach Israel, says Netanyahu

Netanyahu's confirmation comes almost a month after the Israeli newspaper Haaretz first reported the development . Air India has sought permission from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation for thrice-...More..

Iran foreign minister criticises European Union 'extremism' towards Tehran
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Iran foreign minister criticises European Union 'extremism' towards Tehran

Speaking to the Tasnim News Agency , Naqavi Hosseini pointed to remarks made by some Western officials, the French in particular, on the necessity of negotiations over Iran's missile power and wondered why the...More..

Buhari Lands In Taraba For Security Assessment — Farmers-Herdsmen Clash
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Buhari Lands In Taraba For Security Assessment — Farmers-Herdsmen Clash

The Leadership newspaper reported that the United States of America has said that Nigeria's 2019 general elections and a peaceful transition remain its major priority in view of the country's strategic position...More..

by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Populist surge leaves Italy in political limbo

The election could hardly have gone better for the maverick party founded nine years ago by comedian Beppe Grillo. The anti-immigrant and populist Northern league , led by Matteo Salvini , gathered almost 1...More..

Sri Lanka Declares State of Emergency After Buddhist-Muslim Clashes
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Sri Lanka Declares State of Emergency After Buddhist-Muslim Clashes

The decision comes, after a curfew was reimposed on Monday in two police divisions of Kandy district till Wednesday morning following the tense situation. "The suspects have been arrested and the law will tak...More..

Boyfriend sought after 25-year-old woman's shooting death in Mississauga
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Boyfriend sought after 25-year-old woman's shooting death in Mississauga

Police have not released any details surrounding the circumstances of the shooting. The black Infiniti was towed at the scene. Paramedics were called to the scene near Dixie Road and Rathburn Road East shor...More..

Justices, without the chief
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Justices, without the chief

She, however, said SC internal rules do not provide for an indefinite leave and that she is bound by "the appropriate administrative rules". For Ako Bicol Party-list Representative Rodel Batocabe, however, Se...More..

Paul Allen's team discovers sunken US WWII aircraft carrier USS Lexington
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Paul Allen's team discovers sunken US WWII aircraft carrier USS Lexington

The USS Lexington-also known as Lady Lex-was sunk by the Japanese navy during the Battle of the Coral Sea on May 8, 1942. "We've been planning to locate the Lexington for about six months and it came togeth...More..

by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Irish PM: Three-way Brexit talks 'not in our interest'

In August previous year he tweeted photos of customs posts, praising its before adding: "But make no mistake - it's a hard border". But any deviation of Northern Ireland from the rest of the United Kingdo...More..

USC women upset Miss St. to win the SEC tournament
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

USC women upset Miss St. to win the SEC tournament

Mikiah Herbert Harrigan was also named to the all-tournament team, and capped off a stellar run with 13 points and five rebounds. But, when MSU was put in a bind, the Bulldogs eventually found their way out of ...More..

India's Ruling Party Emerges Stronger After Polls in Northeast
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

India's Ruling Party Emerges Stronger After Polls in Northeast

Traditional jackets and stoles from northeastern states were given to all Bharatiya Janata Party leaders to celebrate the party's impressive show in the North east. In Tripura it was found that a whole part...More..

Modi's nationalist party notches win in key Indian state
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Modi's nationalist party notches win in key Indian state

Taking to Twitter, Gandhi said the BJP had usurped power in Meghalaya through proxy. "On Saturday, in response to a question posed by a reporter during a press conference Amit Shah took a jibe at Congress ...More..

Night Time Water Restrictions For Dublin
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Night Time Water Restrictions For Dublin

It said that that the greater Dublin area saw an increase of over 10% in demand from Friday to Sunday. "We will probably have to introduce restrictions for a number of weeks, if not months, to come". Among th...More..

Canada's Trudeau calls Trump about steel tariffs
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Canada's Trudeau calls Trump about steel tariffs

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker told German television that the EU will put tariffs on " Harley-Davidson, bourbon and blue jeans ". Marshall acknowledged problematic trade deficits with USA ...More..

Winter Storm Riley leaves almost 2.5 million without power
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Winter Storm Riley leaves almost 2.5 million without power

For now, he and his wife are staying with his mother-in-law. A major nor'easter is combining with high tide to cause flooding along coastal areas of the Eastern Seaboard. Jim Hayes, a meteorologist with the...More..

Moderate natural disaster shakes Oklahoma, felt in Kansas
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Moderate natural disaster shakes Oklahoma, felt in Kansas

The agency reports the magnitude-4.2 quake struck around 5:15 p.m. Sunday about nine miles northeast of Enid. The first natural disaster was felt just after 5 p.m. No injuries or damage were immediately reporte...More..

Rajinikanth says he will fill leadership vacuum in Tamil Nadu soon
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Rajinikanth says he will fill leadership vacuum in Tamil Nadu soon

In his first public address, Rajinikanth said there is a leadership vacuum in the state post demise of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and deteriorating health condition of DMK chief M Karunanidhi. But w...More..

Statue of Vladimir Lenin & CPIM Offices Vandalized in Different Parts of Tripura
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Statue of Vladimir Lenin & CPIM Offices Vandalized in Different Parts of Tripura

The CPM has decried the violence and termed it "Communism phobia". BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav on his Twitter page wrote "people taking down Lenin's statue. Tripura governor Tathagata Roy tweete...More..

UK minister warns Trump that trade wars help no one
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

UK minister warns Trump that trade wars help no one

Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at Oanda, said the United Kingdom is seen as particularly vulnerable to a trade war with the U.S. as it works to strike a comprehensive trade deal. Jean-Claude Juncker said ...More..

Bayonne Public Schools Closed Following Online Threat
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Bayonne Public Schools Closed Following Online Threat

At approximately 2 a.m., Oswego Police Department was notified by an acquaintance of Davis that he was concerned about alarming messages he had received via Facebook Messenger in which Davis indicated he planne...More..

by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Italy elections: Preliminary vote count points to hung parliament

The center-left failed to convince voters with its pro-European message of gradual economic recovery while the anti-immigrant and euro skeptic League party of Matteo Salvini gained huge ground. One possibilit...More..

DUTA forms human chain protesting attack on Zafar Iqbal
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

DUTA forms human chain protesting attack on Zafar Iqbal

Iqbal was attacked by a youth in Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (Sust) campus in Sylhet on Saturday. The attacker was caught by Iqbal's colleagues, students and police at the scene. Mr. Iqbal, 6...More..

Pakistan, Nepal talk SAARC, as Shahid Khaqan Abbasi trip starts
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Pakistan, Nepal talk SAARC, as Shahid Khaqan Abbasi trip starts

Nepal's Finance Minister Yuba Raj Khatiwada received the prime minister on his arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu . Though the summit has not been held since then, meetings of vario...More..

Reynolds: modernize NAFTA, not withdraw
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Reynolds: modernize NAFTA, not withdraw

The conclusion of the chapter on sanitary and phytosanitary measures is a rare indication of concrete progress at the sluggish talks, and follows agreement between the NAFTA partners on good regulatory practi...More..

Russian 'spy' critical after being exposed to unknown substance in UK
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Russian 'spy' critical after being exposed to unknown substance in UK

The two are still in critical condition and the hospital and a number of locations in Salsbury were cordoned off in relation to the incident. Sergei Skripal , who is 66, was granted refuge in the United Ki...More..

China set target for 6.5% economy growth in 2018
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

China set target for 6.5% economy growth in 2018

The People's Liberation Army is going through an extensive modernization program with analysts and diplomats pointing out the real rise in spending could be significantly more than $175 billion budget. I expe...More..

Up to a foot of snow expected as midweek nor'easter looms
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Up to a foot of snow expected as midweek nor'easter looms

Almost half of all scheduled flights at New York City's LaGuardia Airport have been canceled today, the airport said . Private forecasting service AccuWeather said the storm dumped as much as 18 inches (...More..

'Shape of Water' Oscars wins called a 'watershed moment' for Canadian film
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

'Shape of Water' Oscars wins called a 'watershed moment' for Canadian film

I do wish politics and other distractions could be left out. Dunkirk's Sound Mixing team was composed by Mark Weingarten, Gary Rizzo and Gregg Landaker, who announced his retirement after having been enga...More..

In Texas Primary, Early Signs Of A 2018 Democratic Surge
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

In Texas Primary, Early Signs Of A 2018 Democratic Surge

Statewide, there were more Democrats than Republicans that voted in early voting in the most populous counties in the state according to the state election board. Typically, more voters go to the polls duri...More..

China kicks off annual parliamentary session, military budget rises
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

China kicks off annual parliamentary session, military budget rises

He said China should step up the building of a Free Trade Area Asia-Pacific trade bloc. Likewise, the NPC session stated that the China's contribution to global growth exceeded 30 percent while its urbanisat...More..

by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

China to lift 10 million people out of poverty by 2018

China also refuted criticism that its multi-billion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) was a geo-strategic tool to spread its influence and said such a characterisation was a "misinterpretation". TSF grew 12...More..

Will Hodgman claims victory for the Liberal Party
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Will Hodgman claims victory for the Liberal Party

The night has a sombre undertone for the party's faithful after the election day-death of former attorney-general Vanessa Goodwin. "We are as a state very aware of the sensitivities around these issues, " Mr ...More..

Democrats ask Kushner cos, White House for loan-related documents
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Democrats ask Kushner cos, White House for loan-related documents

The security clearance of White House senior adviser and presidential son-inlaw Jared Kushner has been downgraded , significantly reducing his access to classified information, according to two people ...More..

GOP rep: Trump's negotiating style 'somewhat like a pinball machine'
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

GOP rep: Trump's negotiating style 'somewhat like a pinball machine'

Trump's initial support for gun-control measures reflect his political instincts that Republicans will be hurt in November's mid-term elections if they don't pass legislation, Democratic Senator Chris Murphy of...More..

Mississippi US Senator Thad Cochran to Resign April 1
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Mississippi US Senator Thad Cochran to Resign April 1

Cochran led the Appropriations Committee in 2005-06, channeling money to MS and other Gulf Coast states for Hurricane Katrina recovery after the 2005 storm, and regained the committee chairmanship in January 20...More..

Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao go insane in Mental Hai Kya poster!
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao go insane in Mental Hai Kya poster!

Kangana Ranaut and Rajkumar Rao are two Bollywood actors who have proved their Mattel on the basis of sheer talent. "Prakash Kovelamudi directs... Produced by Shobha Kapoor, Ekta Kapoor and Shaailesh R Singh",...More..

Italy lurches to the Right as country goes to the polls
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Italy lurches to the Right as country goes to the polls

Salvini said he hoped European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker would remain at the EC helm for as short a time as possible. He said: "The arithmetic of government-formation won't be clear until we kn...More..

Paul Ryan Doesn't Want Anything To Do With Trump's Proposed 'Trade War'
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Paul Ryan Doesn't Want Anything To Do With Trump's Proposed 'Trade War'

President Trump says America's steel and aluminum industry is at a disadvantage and is considering an import tariff hike. "IF YOU DONT HAVE STEEL, YOU DONT HAVE A COUNTRY!" he wrote . Trump also said Can...More..

Panama court evicts Trump management from hotel in bitter spat
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Panama court evicts Trump management from hotel in bitter spat

Orestes Fintiklis , who has filed suit in both the USA and Panama , alleged that "gross incompetence" on the part of the Trump Organization was hurting the tower's overall business. While Trump staffed up with...More..

Historic meeting lauds lifetime power for Xi
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Historic meeting lauds lifetime power for Xi

Zhang Yesui, a vice foreign minister and spokesman for the party Congress , said China's defense spending was still lower than that of other major countries on a per capita basis. The Communist Party's constit...More..

Common Takes Aim at NRA During 2018 Oscars Performance, NRA Fires Back
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Common Takes Aim at NRA During 2018 Oscars Performance, NRA Fires Back

Common , however, has been fortunate enough to have walked on Hollywood turf before, and received an Oscar in 2015 for the song "Glory" with John Legend from the Best Picture nominee Selma . " Common and I ...More..

Student arrested for bringing a gun to Tyee High School Monday morning
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Student arrested for bringing a gun to Tyee High School Monday morning

School walkout plans will be differentiated based on the individual needs of students for each center-based school site and how they are organizing and staffing for students participating and not participating....More..

In a first, Dalit woman makes it to Pakistan Senate
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

In a first, Dalit woman makes it to Pakistan Senate

With Kohli becoming a Senator, the number of non-Muslims elected by the opposition party is now six, the highest minority representation in the upper house in the history of the Muslim-dominated country. In the...More..