India Changes Law To Allow Death Penalty In Child Rape Cases

The attack sent out the sort of shockwaves that shook the country after the equally horrific gang rape of a Delhi student on a bus in 2012, which made headlines around the world. According to the report by NDTV , Maneka Gandhi has urged the Indian... More..

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Police Say Man Wearing MAGA Hat Assaulted Hispanic NYC Subway Rider
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Police Say Man Wearing MAGA Hat Assaulted Hispanic NYC Subway Rider

New York City Police are seeking a black man seen wearing a " Make America Great Again " hat who allegedly assaulted a subway passenger and then shoved him onto the tracks, reports ABC7 New York . He was trans...More..

President Nods : Death Penalty for Raping Girls Below 12
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

President Nods : Death Penalty for Raping Girls Below 12

A "massive backlog of rape cases, "lack" of rehabilitation support and psycho-social counselling to rape survivors and their family members are what need immediate attention, said the non profit group Save the ...More..

Sorry Beyhive, Beyonce's Second Coachella Weekend Performance Won't Be Streamed
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Sorry Beyhive, Beyonce's Second Coachella Weekend Performance Won't Be Streamed

Queen B wore five custom-made outfits by Balmain for the event and shocked the world by miraculously making a nail polish change half-way through her performance. "She's not just letting somebody take over ...More..

Demonstrations in Armenia after power grab by leader
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Demonstrations in Armenia after power grab by leader

The protest movement, which has seen thousands of people take to the streets since April 13, is largely comprised of a network of self-organising opposition supporters built by Pashinyan. The protests, though...More..

Photos from damaged Southwest flight show passengers not heeding safety directives
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Photos from damaged Southwest flight show passengers not heeding safety directives

Her cause of death has been identified as blunt force trauma to the head, neck, and torso. An initial investigation found evidence of metal fatigue where a fan blade had broken off, according to the US N...More..

Kellyanne Conway freaks out when asked about her husband's anti-Trump tweets
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Kellyanne Conway freaks out when asked about her husband's anti-Trump tweets

Conway accused Bash of trying to "harass and embarrass" her while her children were likely watching at home. You simply went there. We are going to talk about other people's spouses and significant others beca...More..

Survivors of Syria gas attack saved evidence for inspectors
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Survivors of Syria gas attack saved evidence for inspectors

Western officials and Syrian activists have accused Russian Federation and the Syrian government of trying to tamper with evidence of the chemical attack after OPCW inspectors were delayed from visiting the...More..

Kathua victim's father hopeful as death penalty approved for raping minors
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Kathua victim's father hopeful as death penalty approved for raping minors

Government Saturday lauded the role of Jammu and Kashmir Police saying that Crime Branch team that exposed the accused rapists and killers of 8 year old Kathua girl comprises of upright and dedicated office...More..

Munster unable to set up all Ireland Champions Cup final
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Munster unable to set up all Ireland Champions Cup final

With an vast number of fans making the journey to Bordeaux, it seemed at times that Munster had wrenched the home-nation advantage away from the French side Racing 92 . "We knew they were going to be very st...More..

Czech Republic through to Fed Cup final
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Czech Republic through to Fed Cup final

In Sunday's concluding dead doubles, Barbora Strycova and Katerina Siniakova took the first set 7-5 before being awarded the match when Goerges, playing alongside Anna-Lena Groenefeld, retired hurt. After Germa...More..

Iran signals crackdown on encrypted apps in attempt to reduce foreign influence
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Iran signals crackdown on encrypted apps in attempt to reduce foreign influence

In the end, it seems Roskomnadzor even banned itself, having to request some domains be unblocked as their internal processes were reported to have been shut down by the IP address blockage. But Moscow's ambiti...More..

United Nations team faced gunfire in Syria; gas-probe site called unsafe
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

United Nations team faced gunfire in Syria; gas-probe site called unsafe

The April 14 strikes, led by the U.S.in coordination with France and Britain, "were successful in degrading" Assad's ability to use chemical weapons against his enemies, Dana White , the Pentagon's chief s...More..

MotoGP, BREAKING - Marquez penalised: will start 4th
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

MotoGP, BREAKING - Marquez penalised: will start 4th

But defending champion Marc Marquez and iconic veteran Valentino Rossi will also be eying victory. AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Race officials have stripped Marc Marquez from pole position at the MotoGP Grand...More..

Two Arrested, 'More Imminent' After Moses Mabhida Stadium Violence
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Two Arrested, 'More Imminent' After Moses Mabhida Stadium Violence

Already under pressure and unpopular with fans after a poor season, Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela resigned after the game saying he didn't want to be the catalyst for violence. Violence could never be ...More..

Tina Fey Made Everyone Cry on Fallon Last Night
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Tina Fey Made Everyone Cry on Fallon Last Night

I met you when I was 23 - I believe you were 45", he joked, before continuing, "And I was lucky enough to work with you , and grow with you , and learn from you . When speaking with Fallon, Fey discussed...More..

Appeals court sides with Chicago against Trump sanctuary city policy
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Appeals court sides with Chicago against Trump sanctuary city policy

The Appeals Court cautioned that their role is not to assess immigration policy, but to protect the separation of powers between cities, states, and the federal government. The Court found that placing conditio...More..

Comey calls Trump an unethical liar in autobiography
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Comey calls Trump an unethical liar in autobiography

Mueller was appointed Special Counsel by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein after he had recommended Trump fire Comey in part over his handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation. It followed repo...More..

Trump Has 'An Emptiness' And 'Hunger For Affirmation,' James Comey Claims
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Trump Has 'An Emptiness' And 'Hunger For Affirmation,' James Comey Claims

According to Comey's account of Trump's story, Trump was giving a toast to UK Prime Minister Theresa May and explained she had been the first to congratulate him after he won the presidency. Trump then said tha...More..

Naxalites neutralised in Gadchiroli district, Maharashtra, operation underway
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Naxalites neutralised in Gadchiroli district, Maharashtra, operation underway

The Gadchiroli operation is being hailed as a major one against the Naxals and comes within a month of Home Minister Rajnath Singh stating that Naxalism has entered its last phase in the country. The exchange o...More..

Syrian Forces Bombard Islamic State-Held Areas in South Damascus
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Syrian Forces Bombard Islamic State-Held Areas in South Damascus

In parallel with the implementation of the agreement in Eastern Qalamoun, units of the Syrian Arab Army are carrying out a military operation to eradicate the dens of terrorist organizations positioned in the s...More..

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Delhi after UK, Sweden visit
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Delhi after UK, Sweden visit

The Prime Minister said, "We commit mistakes and give masala to media". PM Modi was addressing BJP MPs and MLAs across India via video conferencing through the " Narendra Modi App" on Sunday. Taking on t...More..

Mitt Romney Must Compete For Utah's Senate Seat
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Mitt Romney Must Compete For Utah's Senate Seat

Mitt Romney's anticipated political renaissance hit a roadblock Saturday after the 2012 Republican presidential candidate and former MA governor failed to win the Utah Republican Party's nomination, which mean...More..

Meesha Shafi receives support from #MeToo campaigner Rose McGowan
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Meesha Shafi receives support from #MeToo campaigner Rose McGowan

I am a woman and I would never allow wrong to any woman. I pray that people will stand by women who have been violated and victimized. Journalist Maham Javaid also accused Ali Zafar, as he tried to kiss her...More..

Iniesta to announce China move in coming week
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Iniesta to announce China move in coming week

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta says he will announce his future plans in the coming week after receiving a offer to play in China . Barcelona claimed the Copa del Rey on Saturday with a 5-0 win over...More..

France's Mont-Saint-Michel abbey evacuated after threat
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

France's Mont-Saint-Michel abbey evacuated after threat

Police searched the site but failed to find him, Sabathe added. " All the houses have been checked, all the public and private places have been inspected by the gendarmerie forces, and the abbey is empty ", J...More..

Trump Laments Flynn's Life Is Destroyed While Comey Makes 'Lots of Money'
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Trump Laments Flynn's Life Is Destroyed While Comey Makes 'Lots of Money'

It is unforgivable for Comey to argue that the principle of transparency required him to disclose an investigation affecting one candidate but not the other. Comey was trying to explain why he wasn't a weasel...More..

Hamas scientist shot dead in KL street
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Hamas scientist shot dead in KL street

Four Palestinians , including a teenage boy and a disabled man, were killed Friday as Israeli soldiers opened fire across a fence dividing Israel and the blockaded Gaza Strip, officials said. The assassinati...More..

Scandal series finale to feature new Stevie Wonder track
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Scandal series finale to feature new Stevie Wonder track

EDT), on The ABC Television Network. Olivia Pope and her Gladiators will be missed. This was largely due to its choice of protagonist, a character who reflected the identity and chops of its creator: Oli...More..

2 infant girls left in suitcase on curb by MI mother
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

2 infant girls left in suitcase on curb by MI mother

At the scene, police said a 26-year-old woman, now identified by prosecutors as Katrina Childress, placed items to the curb as if it were trash and fled from the home on foot. They are listed in good condition ...More..

17 dead after two dragon boats capsize in China
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

17 dead after two dragon boats capsize in China

The accident happened at about 1:40 pm when two dragon boats overturned during a practice session while rehearsing for a race today on Taohuajiang River in Guilin. No details have emerged whether people were st...More..

'Nude' gunman kills at least three people in Nashville restaurant
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

'Nude' gunman kills at least three people in Nashville restaurant

Police have identified 29-year-old Travis Reinking as the suspect after initially calling him only a 'person of interest'. Officers say the gunman was last seen walking south on Murfreesboro Pike. (0830 GMT). ...More..

by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Nude gunman kills three at Waffle House

According to Metro Nashville Police Department, a patron wrestled the AR-15 away from the gunman. Police identified Travis Reinking, 29, of Morton, Ill., as the owner of the auto that the gunman arrived in,...More..

No bilateral meeting with Pak on sidelines of SCO
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

No bilateral meeting with Pak on sidelines of SCO

Her visit will also prepare ground for a proposed bilateral tour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to China , dates for which are still being worked out. Pakistan foreign minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif and d...More..

Differences continue to simmer in CPI (M)
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Differences continue to simmer in CPI (M)

Yechury's political line had faced a major challenge regarding whether or not the CPM should involve the Congress to take on the BJP. Answering a question on the issue, Polit Bureau member Brinda Karat told...More..

Plastic pollution is poisoning oceans
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Plastic pollution is poisoning oceans

Due to the global impact on climatic change, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also emphasized on ending the plastic pollution and wrote on his Twitter handle, "I compliment all those individuals and organizatio...More..

Iran warns of 'unpleasant' response if Trump withdraws from nuclear pact
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Iran warns of 'unpleasant' response if Trump withdraws from nuclear pact

Macron starts a three-day state visit to the United States on Monday, nearly a year after Trump came to Paris and reviewed French troops on the Champs Elysées. US Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate ...More..

Milind Soman weds Ankita
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Milind Soman weds Ankita

The wedding celebrations have begun with the Mehendi ceremony and the couple is ecstatic and so are family members and friends. While Milind looked dashing in a kurta pyajama, Ankita looked gorgeous in an o...More..

12 killed, 57 wounded in Afghanistan bombing
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

12 killed, 57 wounded in Afghanistan bombing

Local TV stations broadcast live footage of hundreds of distraught people gathered at nearby hospitals seeking information about loved ones. According to another eyewitness, about 30 people have been killed in ...More..

Japan's Nabi Tajima - dies aged 117
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Japan's Nabi Tajima - dies aged 117

Nabi Tajima died at the age of 117 in a hospital on Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan , town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. Video demonstrated on Western tv demonstrated Tajima s...More..

Multiple surgical strikes required to tame Pakistan?
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Multiple surgical strikes required to tame Pakistan?

Under the Partnership agreed today by the Prime Minister and Prime Minister Modi, the UK will establish a new UK-India Tech Partnership to identify and pair businesses, venture capital, universities and others ...More..

Syracuse University suspends fraternity after 'extremely racist' video emerges
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Syracuse University suspends fraternity after 'extremely racist' video emerges

The Daily Orange , the student newspaper at SU, published the video Saturday night. The national leader of the Theta Tau professional engineering fraternity said he's concerned for the safety of some group ...More..

Mini-Me actor Verne Troyer dead at 49
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Mini-Me actor Verne Troyer dead at 49

Verne Troyer's " Austin Powers " co-star Mike Myers shared some touching words for the actor after news of his death was announced. The Austin Powers star died Saturday afternoon, nearly three weeks afte...More..

Kathua rape triggers protests in Dublin
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Kathua rape triggers protests in Dublin

The press release said that reports in a section of media about the Kathua rape-murder case were false and that medical experts confirmed the sedation, sexual assault and subsequent murder of the eight-year-o...More..

SC tells Centre to confiscate Dawood's properties
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

SC tells Centre to confiscate Dawood's properties

The court bench headed by Justice RK Agarwal, dismissed the plea. In 1988, the government sealed all the properties of Dawood but both Amina and Hasina challenged the take over later. The most wanted terroris...More..

Russian Federation to prove USA missile interceptions in Syria
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Russian Federation to prove USA missile interceptions in Syria

In Syria, inspectors from the global chemical weapons watchdog are waiting to enter the site of the April 7 alleged gas attack in Douma. He also noted that after the attack, Russian Federation is no lon...More..

Federal appeals court rules IN abortion law unconstitutional
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Federal appeals court rules IN abortion law unconstitutional

Judge William Bauer wrote in the decision that provisions in the law that bar women from seeking abortions in certain cases "clearly violate" what he described as "well-established Supreme Court precedent, an...More..

Saudi Arabia States Toy Drone Shot Down in Funds Riyadh
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Saudi Arabia States Toy Drone Shot Down in Funds Riyadh

A government statement said that guards at a checkpoint in Riyadh, the capital, observed the drone shortly before 8 p.m., in the Al-Khozama neighborhood, where a palace belonging to King Salman, the Saudi monar...More..

Trump considering full pardon for boxer Jack Johnson
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Trump considering full pardon for boxer Jack Johnson

Johnson was the first African-American heavyweight champion and was imprisoned on charges for a crime that many believe were racially motivated. Johnson spent a year in prison after being convicted by an al...More..

Car-free Central Park coming this summer
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Car-free Central Park coming this summer

DeBlasio's move follows a similar one from January, when he made Brooklyn's Prospect Park's loop drive car-free. Traffic will be banned on all roads south of 72nd Street that cars, pedestrians and cyclists now ...More..