Trump environment chief grilled by Congress amid ethics scandals

Pruitt is scheduled to testify before an Energy and Commerce subcommittee and then a House Appropriations subcommittee on Thursday, making for a day of potentially explosive and high-stakes showdowns. The New York Times reported yesterday that t... More..

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Hyderabad vs Punjab (SRH vs KXIP) live streaming on Star Sports Video
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Hyderabad vs Punjab (SRH vs KXIP) live streaming on Star Sports Video

Afghanistan star Rashid Khan then removed Rahul for 32 and shortly after Basil Thampi got the better of Gayle (23). Born in Kanpur, Rajpoot has had an impressive first-class career; from 38 matches, he has 12...More..

Bill To Protect Mueller Investigation Approved By Senate Judiciary Committee
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Bill To Protect Mueller Investigation Approved By Senate Judiciary Committee

It also would give any special counsel ten days after a termination to challenge the move in court - and would preserve staffers, documents and materials of an investigation. Jeff Flake , from Arizona, voting w...More..

Tim Cook and President Trump Will Meet to Discuss Chinese Trade War
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Tim Cook and President Trump Will Meet to Discuss Chinese Trade War

Cook and Trump have also come to verbal blows over immigration and LGBT rights . Interest in Mr Trump's plans has been fuelled by this week's high-profile state visit to the U.S. During his election ca...More..

Arizona teachers latest to stage walkout for better pay
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Arizona teachers latest to stage walkout for better pay

Noel Campbell, R-Prescott, who suggested a plan for a 1 percent sales tax increase, which he said would generate $1 billion annually. But legal experts say it's unlikely for a school district to take discip...More..

Palestine to fight U.S. move on Jerusalem
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Palestine to fight U.S. move on Jerusalem

Embassy in Jerusalem, Axios reported Sunday . Some 40 senators will join the delegation , including Republican Senators Ted Cruz and Lindsay Graham. The Czech Parliament has also expressed support for movin...More..

Govt serves notice to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica again
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Govt serves notice to Facebook, Cambridge Analytica again

Despite being embroiled in a data privacy firestorm, Facebook has beat analyst expectations and posted a ~50% increase in Q1 revenue to US$11.97 billion. 'The core of our job is to build a service which helps...More..

Venky lauds Bharat Ane Nenu
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Venky lauds Bharat Ane Nenu

As same as what Mahesh previous films did in USA box office this film also minted huge numbers there. He said, "Raising issues like Local Governance in a commercial film requires a lot of thought". Congratulati...More..

Donald Trump's female lookalike has been discovered
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Donald Trump's female lookalike has been discovered

Here are some of the reactions from social media users when they noticed the uncanny resemblance between the U.S. president and the Spanish farmer. Her photo ended up going viral in Spain . While internet us...More..

Philippines 'displeased' over expulsion, arrest of Pinoys in Kuwait
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Philippines 'displeased' over expulsion, arrest of Pinoys in Kuwait

Manila demanded an explanation Thursday after its ambassador to Kuwait was expelled , shocking Philippine authorities and deepening a diplomatic row over the treatment of domestic workers in the Gulf state. T...More..

FA receive offer for Wembley Stadium from Fulham onwer
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

FA receive offer for Wembley Stadium from Fulham onwer

The FA said in a statement: "We can confirm that the FA has received an offer to buy Wembley Stadium". "For the Jaguars , it would deliver another - and very significant - asset and local revenue source ...More..

Prince Harry Has Asked Prince William To Be His Best Man
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Prince Harry Has Asked Prince William To Be His Best Man

Prince William and Prince Harry arrive at Westminster Abbey in central London for William and Kate's Royal Wedding . After seven seasons on the legal drama, Markle's character Rachel Zane will make her ...More..

'Cowboy' takes down robber in Mexico
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

'Cowboy' takes down robber in Mexico

The video was titled "asalto frustrado", which roughly translates to "thwarted robbery". Until now, the cowboy hero has remained unidentified . The alert man seizes the moment as the amateur robber turns aro...More..

Czechs to re-open Jerusalem consulate
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Czechs to re-open Jerusalem consulate

The second step will be the moving of institutions such as CzechTourism and CzechTrade and the third step will be the moving of the embassy itself, he said. Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dancila was in Israel...More..

Melania Trump immortalised in wax at Madame Tussauds
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Melania Trump immortalised in wax at Madame Tussauds

The Madame Tussauds website explains how its " Give Melania a Voice " installation works. "Have you ever thought of what it would be like to be Melania Trump? " the instructions read, adding a caveat: "Have ...More..

by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Emmanuel Macron urges US to reject fear and isolationism

The statesman went on to warn that the Iran nuclear deal should not be abandoned without having something more substantial instead - with Mr Trump threatening to ditch the agreement in May. "We are killing ou...More..

Cabinet approves academic arrangement of 2154 posts of teachers
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Cabinet approves academic arrangement of 2154 posts of teachers

A 14-year-old girl student was allegedly kidnapped and raped by two persons in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today. Khan said that investigation in cases of rape will be conducted by a wom...More..

See Trump and Macron's Awkward Handshakes and Interactions
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

See Trump and Macron's Awkward Handshakes and Interactions

Asked by French reporters about his comments Macron said he didn't expect Trump to rejoin the Paris accord but did expect that America will. French President Emmanuel Macron received standing ovations d...More..

SC brushes off plea for fresh probe into Kathua rape, murder
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

SC brushes off plea for fresh probe into Kathua rape, murder

Meanwhile, J&K High Court Bar Association, Jammu has filed an affidavit in the apex court averring that it has not obstructed justice in the case. She said the court has to clarify the issue as there can no...More..

Another blow to PML-N: Khawaja Asif's disqualification verdict
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Another blow to PML-N: Khawaja Asif's disqualification verdict

The contract signed between the foreign minister and the company claimed that Asif was to receive a monthly basic salary of AED35,000 along with a monthly allowance of AED15,000. In the petition, Dar accused As...More..

Alfie Evans' parents to meet doctors to discuss taking boy home
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Alfie Evans' parents to meet doctors to discuss taking boy home

The couple, who are both in their early twenties and from Liverpool, maintain that life-support treatment should continue to be provided. On Wednesday he said Alfie was being given food again after 36 hours wit...More..

'Make our planet great again': Macron appeals to Trump on Paris accord
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

'Make our planet great again': Macron appeals to Trump on Paris accord

Joint sessions of Congress are rare and only 114 leaders or dignitaries have addressed a Joint Meeting of Congress. He also reaffirmed France's support for the Iran nuclear deal , which Trump has called "i...More..

Justine Ruszczyk shooter to plead not guilty to murder and manslaughter charges
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Justine Ruszczyk shooter to plead not guilty to murder and manslaughter charges

Authorities allege Noor shot Damond in the abdomen from the passenger seat of a police cruiser as she approached the driver's side window when the auto neared the end of a dark alley behind her home. Minneapoli...More..

Google India depicts
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Google India depicts "India first PM " as PM Modi, not Jawaharlal Nehru

While Google has not responded to any of these questions, here's one tweet that has explained the reason behind this technological quirk. An interesting cum-inquisitive- thing happens when you type in the wor...More..

GOP keeps control of NY Senate despite Democrat victories
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

GOP keeps control of NY Senate despite Democrat victories

State Democrats "support measures that promote equality for, and non-discrimination against, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer people in all aspects of their lives" while the state GOP advocates fo...More..

Australian nun to appeal visa cancellation, seeks chance to explain
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Australian nun to appeal visa cancellation, seeks chance to explain

The left-wing activist group Bayan or Nation condemned the expulsion order of an Australian nun who "has done so much for Philippine farmers in her almost three decades stay here". "Well, they're claiming that ...More..

A Quiet Place is getting a sequel
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

A Quiet Place is getting a sequel

As reported by Variety , the official announcement was made by the studio's chairman-CEO Jim Gianopulos at CinemaCon . A Quiet Place this past frame ranked No. "If you told me five years ago that an nea...More..

Germany sees skullcap protests against anti-Semitism
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Germany sees skullcap protests against anti-Semitism

He stressed, however, that there is increasing anti-Semitic sentiment among non-migrants. Germany's main Jewish leader has called on Jews visiting big cities in the country to refrain from wearing a kippah...More..

Russian Federation to Supply Syria with New Air Defense Missile System
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Russian Federation to Supply Syria with New Air Defense Missile System

More than 40 people were killed in the suspected chemical weapons attack in the town. Shoebridge described the US-led attack as " a great risk for not much tangible benefit on the ground, given that these w...More..

What is the Incel Movement?
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

What is the Incel Movement?

In the wake of the deadly attack in Toronto on Monday, CBC News asked Windsor police how it would handle a similar situation in the city. Maxime Fiset, a former neo-Nazi who now works at the Montreal-base...More..

Why we probably won't see Meghan Markle until her wedding day
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Why we probably won't see Meghan Markle until her wedding day

As unlikely as it sounds, the announcement that Universal's classical label Decca Records is to record the May 19 wedding ceremony live and release it direct to streaming services worldwide the same day cer...More..

Xi-Modi meet will help developing bilateral relations: Chinese diplomat
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Xi-Modi meet will help developing bilateral relations: Chinese diplomat

India was the sole member state refusing to endorse China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), which encompasses the CPEC projects in Pakistan. India and Pakistan were admitted a year ago into the organisatio...More..

Thirteen children killed when school bus and train collide in northern India
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thirteen children killed when school bus and train collide in northern India

Principal Secretary (Information) Awanish Awasthi said the chief minister would go to the site soon. Eight children were injured and taken hospital, said the official, adding there were 22 children in the veh...More..

PM May suffers another defeat in Britain's upper house over European Union rights
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

PM May suffers another defeat in Britain's upper house over European Union rights

Mr Barnier said the rest of the bloc had made clear it wants a partnership that is as close as possible but Britain's position on quitting the single market and customs union along with other policies meant it ...More..

Spicer: 'Really Sad' to See CNN's Acosta 'Making Fun' of Trump Voters
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Spicer: 'Really Sad' to See CNN's Acosta 'Making Fun' of Trump Voters

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders grew agitated with CNN's Jim Acosta on Wednesday as he peppered her with questions about embattled Veterans Affairs nominee Dr. Sanders then praised "a numbe...More..

George HW Bush's health is improving
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

George HW Bush's health is improving

In a statement released Wednesday , Bush's office described the 93-year-old as "alert and talking with hospital staff, family and friends". Bush was 92, and she and her husband had been married 73 years — the ...More..

Global Wine Production Slumped To A 60-Year Low In 2017
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Global Wine Production Slumped To A 60-Year Low In 2017

In recent history, the lowest level prior to 2017 was recorded in 2012, when production fell to 258m hectolitres, according to OIV statistics. Wine production around the world has sunk to its lowest levels in...More..

Buhari, Osinbajo Meet With APC Governors Behind Closed Doors
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Buhari, Osinbajo Meet With APC Governors Behind Closed Doors

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reliably gathered that the meeting would discuss national issues including the forthcoming APC's national convention slated for May 14 in Abuja. Governors under the All Progres...More..

Trump Administration wants to require hospitals to publish prices online
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Trump Administration wants to require hospitals to publish prices online

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposal on Tuesday - as part of its annual updates to Medicare rules - that would call on hospitals to publish standard prices for the program ...More..

Michael Cohen to plead 5th in Stormy Daniels case
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Michael Cohen to plead 5th in Stormy Daniels case

The judge in the Los Angeles case, S. James Otero, is tasked with determining whether there is a substantial overlap between the Federal Bureau of Investigation raids in NY and the civil case before him in whic...More..

Senior advocate Indu Malhotra set to be Supreme Court judge
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Senior advocate Indu Malhotra set to be Supreme Court judge

The then Chief Justice of India RM Lodha had written a strongly worded letter to the law minister against it on June 30, 2014. A full court meeting of the Supreme Court, one that involves all judges, is usu...More..

Audi recalls 342K vehicles for defective water pumps
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Audi recalls 342K vehicles for defective water pumps

All of the affected Audi vehicles are equipped with a 2-liter turbocharged engine. It covers the 2013 to 2016 A4 , 2013 to 2017 A5 , 2012 to 2015 A6 and 2013 to 2017 Q5. Dealers will replace the pumps but t...More..

EU Brexit negotiators 'admit Irish border plan is flawed'
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

EU Brexit negotiators 'admit Irish border plan is flawed'

The revelation comes as Theresa May faces renewed pressure from her own Cabinet to ensure Britain is not forced into the customs union and months after she threw out a potential border down the Irish Sea. T...More..

In Armenia broke out again, a wave of protests
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

In Armenia broke out again, a wave of protests

Under the amendments, although recognized as the head of state, the president will hold a largely ceremonial role with real executive power lying in the hands of the prime minister. The people won, and the vict...More..

Falling Short of Target, Donors Pledge $4.4 Billion for Syrian Civilians
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Falling Short of Target, Donors Pledge $4.4 Billion for Syrian Civilians

Neighboring countries have urged the worldwide community to help alleviate the stress of housing massive amounts of Syrian refugees. "They [the civil society] were sitting around the table together today, man...More..

Harvey Blackwood - UK Parliament Could Veto Brexit Deal
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Harvey Blackwood - UK Parliament Could Veto Brexit Deal

The Democratic Unionists are adamantly opposed to any regulatory divergence between Northern Ireland and the rest of the United Kingdom, one of its red lines which would jeopardise the party's support for Mrs M...More..

Slain Florida deputies honored, laid to rest
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Slain Florida deputies honored, laid to rest

Sgt. Noel Ramirez, 30, and Deputy Taylor Lindsey, 25, were killed as they got food at the Ace China restaurant in Trenton, about 35 miles (56 kilometres) west of Gainesville. Online records from Pinellas County...More..

Harley-davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) Shorts Decreased By 4.55%
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Harley-davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) Shorts Decreased By 4.55%

The company's distance from 52-week high price is -42.55% and while the current price is 116.44% from 52-week low price. The company's stock had a trading volume of 6,771,938 shares, compared to its average vol...More..

Jackson spotlights the frustration with poor White House vetting
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Jackson spotlights the frustration with poor White House vetting

President Trump's slapdash nomination of White House physician Ronny L. Jackson to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs is a reminder of the press's watchdog role. "He has improved unit morale, received g...More..

West Bengal Panchayat polls: HC allows nominations via WhatsApp
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

West Bengal Panchayat polls: HC allows nominations via WhatsApp

The opposition BJP, CPI-M, Congress and PDS had moved the court, accusing Trinamool of unleashing massive pre-poll violence against their party workers to prevent them from filing nominations ever since the...More..