Nitish Kumar Pitches For 50% Reservation In Private Sector In Bihar

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday defended his government's decision to introduce reservation in outsourced services and said those criticising it have "very little understanding" of the issue. Mayawati had raised similar demands and so had Ram... More..

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US, Turkey to resume issuing non-immigrant visas

Mission in Turkey has resumed processing visas on a limited basis". The resumption of visa services comes one day before Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim is set to meet with Vice President Mike Pence ...More..

Anna University exams on November 25
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Anna University exams on November 25

More than 10,000 fishermen stayed in port Saturday as the sea remained very rough with waves rising to several feet (meters). Exams that were to be conducted in November and December, will be changed due to the...More..

New tropical depression forms in Atlantic, could strengthen into tropical storm
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

New tropical depression forms in Atlantic, could strengthen into tropical storm

Forecasters from the hurricane center say the depression will slowly strengthen and could become Tropical Storm Rina later on Monday. There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. As of right now we s...More..

Pulwama encounter: Three terrorists, Army jawan killed in gunbattle
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Pulwama encounter: Three terrorists, Army jawan killed in gunbattle

However 2 AK 47 rifles, one pistal recovered from the encounter site. Also, a civilian identified as Tariq Ahmed Bhat has received bullet injuries after the forces fired upon the protesters, during the clashe...More..

by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Afghanistan asks telecom regulator to block WhatsApp, Telegram messaging services

ATRA asked telecom companies to shut the applications for 20 days starting 01 November, and has instructed them to block a number of Facebook and Twitter accounts as well. The last attempt was by Afghanistan ...More..

The Force Returns! The 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

The Force Returns! The 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' "Awake" Trailer

It's one of the biggest questions on the lips of Star Wars: The Last Jedi fans: is Luke Skywalker turning to The Dark Side? In Star Wars: The Last Jedi , the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of ...More..

Woman photographed flipping off Donald Trump fired over 'obscene' display
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Woman photographed flipping off Donald Trump fired over 'obscene' display

But Briskman wasn't wearing anything that connected her to the company when she was on her ride, nor is there anything on her personal social media accounts - where she wordlessly posted the photo without ident...More..

Paradise Papers: Jayant Sinha refutes charges, claims complete disclosure
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Paradise Papers: Jayant Sinha refutes charges, claims complete disclosure

The Indian Express reports that documents in the Bahamas registry show that Dilnashin Sanjay Dutt was appointed managing director president and treasurer of Nasjay Company Limited in April 2010. The India...More..

The Stanley Laman Group Ltd. Invests $205000 in Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM)
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

The Stanley Laman Group Ltd. Invests $205000 in Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM)

Savings Bank Of The West holds 0.22% or 30,458 shares in its portfolio. Lingohr And Partner Asset Mgmt Gmbh has invested 0.8% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM, Inc. It has a 47.69 P/E ratio. Qualcomm Incorporated ...More..

by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Mugabe fires his deputy Mnangagwa

FILE - In this Wednesday Feb. 10, 2016 file photo, Zimbabwean Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa greets party supporters at the ZANU-PF headquarters in Harare. Mnangagwa was appointed vice-president in 2014, t...More..

Hadiya is safe, secure with her parents: National Commission for Women
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Hadiya is safe, secure with her parents: National Commission for Women

The commission chief, who said she would file a detailed report soon, stressed that the young woman did not report any atrocities or harm done to her during their discussion. The apex court ordered a probe in t...More..

Terrorists' safe havens in Afghanistan creating issues for Pakistan: Kh Asif
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Terrorists' safe havens in Afghanistan creating issues for Pakistan: Kh Asif

Hale said that while the Trump administration's recently announced South Asia strategy seeks a secure and stable Afghanistan, it looks to Pakistan for decisive action against all terrorist groups operating on i...More..

Wydad fan passes away after Champions League triumph
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Wydad fan passes away after Champions League triumph

Ahly tied 1-1 with their Moroccan counterpart Wydad during the first leg of the African Champions League final held at Borg Al Arab stadium in Alexandria. Going into the second leg in Casablanca, Wydad knew a g...More..

Trump previews 'major discussions' with Japan on North Korea, trade
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Trump previews 'major discussions' with Japan on North Korea, trade

Here's a look at some of them. But it was the threat of conflict with another East Asian power that was set to dominate talks on the nearly two-week trip that takes him from Japan to South Korea , China ,...More..

Rand Paul Assault Injuries 'Much More Serious' Than First Reported
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Rand Paul Assault Injuries 'Much More Serious' Than First Reported

Paul had injuries to the face and trouble breathing because of a rib injury, the newspaper said. Paul tweeted Sunday evening he appreciated the support after the "unfortunate event". Kentucky State Trooper...More..

Peter King: I Oppose Tax Bill if Local Taxes Not Deductible
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Peter King: I Oppose Tax Bill if Local Taxes Not Deductible

We are back with the GOP's big push on tax cuts . "Regular order is not being followed here". Republicans are out with their much-anticipated tax plan. "I will continue to advocate for robust SALT [state and...More..

Huge new leak shows Queen invested in offshore funds
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Huge new leak shows Queen invested in offshore funds

According to the leaked documents, the Duchy of Lancaster invested $7.5 million of the Queen's private income and financial portfolio in Dover Street VI Cayman Fund LP in 2005. The document States that this is ...More..

75 displaced civilians killed in ISIL attack in east Syria
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

75 displaced civilians killed in ISIL attack in east Syria

On Friday, Iraqi forces moved into and captured Al-Qaim near the Syrian border with a view to driving ISIS from their last remaining stronghold in Iraq's western Anbar province. A senior Iranian official said...More..

Thousands of Hudson Valley Haitians could face deportation
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Thousands of Hudson Valley Haitians could face deportation

A recent letter sent by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson advising the Department of Homeland Security to take away protections given to those with temporary protection status (TPS) has thousands of Haitian immi...More..

Anthony Weiner to report for prison stint for sexting conviction
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Anthony Weiner to report for prison stint for sexting conviction

The facility where Weiner is headed is in Ayer, about 40 miles (64 kilometers) west of Boston, and has over 1,000 inmates at the medical center and over 100 more at an adjacent minimum security satellite camp. ...More..

Turnbull 'open' to NZ refugee offer
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Turnbull 'open' to NZ refugee offer

Ms Ardern will be accompanied by NZ First leader and Deputy Prime Minister Winson Peters and Trade Minister David Parker at the summit, which she heads to on Thursday. The government has been facing growing pre...More..

Mamata terms GST 'Great Selfish Tax'
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Mamata terms GST 'Great Selfish Tax'

On Monday, Mamta Banerjee slammed over GST termed it as Great Selfish Tax. The Congress and other opposition parties have attributed an economic lull that saw growth plunge to a three-year low of 5.7 per cent i...More..

Cartoonist Bala released on bail
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Cartoonist Bala released on bail

Bala had allegedly portrayed the chief minister, the state's collector and the police commissioner wearing nothing and covering their private parts with money, while a baby burns in front of them. Bala told t...More..

by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Bodies of 5 Gaza militants found in destroyed tunnel

Closing a disputed tunnel, where militants from the Gaza strip said on Friday (November 3) that five of its members had been killed. "We know how to recover the bodies of our people", the group said in a statem...More..

by | Monday, November 06, 2017

The Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) Receives In-Line Rating from the Jefferies Group

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Cisco Systems by 3.2% during the first quarter. The company had a trading volume of 13,293,171 shares, compared to its average volum...More..

Dhinchak Pooja eliminated from Bigg Boss 11
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Dhinchak Pooja eliminated from Bigg Boss 11

Bandgi revealed that she had gifted her father from his own money that he doesn't know till now, while Puneesh had revealed that he had got Bandgi's picture from his friend, before entering the Bigg Boss hous...More..

Trump says he recalls little about meeting where aide spoke of Russian Federation
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Trump says he recalls little about meeting where aide spoke of Russian Federation

The president spoke before leaving for a trip to Asia, where his domestic woes are expected to dog him. The President also said he doesn't now plan to fire special counselor Robert Mueller . Democratic membe...More..

Theft at AAP's Delhi headquarter, incident captured on CCTV camera
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Theft at AAP's Delhi headquarter, incident captured on CCTV camera

He is seen going inside the office and coming out with bags minutes later. "The thief broke the lock of the gate and stole party's material for campaigning comprising of 25-27 canopies, caps and flags used du...More..

Tyrese Gibson's abuse investigation dropped as he reconciles with Dwayne Johnson
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Tyrese Gibson's abuse investigation dropped as he reconciles with Dwayne Johnson

Since last week, the entertainer has been transparent about his struggles and even checked into a hospital after court due to chest pains and dehydration. "I don't hate you Norma ", he said. "But you just ca...More..

Do-nothing Malcolm declares non-audit of all MPs
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Do-nothing Malcolm declares non-audit of all MPs

He also said that the onus would be on the MP to provide proof and to perform due diligence; breaking the new rule would mean they'd find themselves in contempt of parliament, and the " political consequences w...More..

Graham wants Sessions to testify on Russian Federation again
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Graham wants Sessions to testify on Russian Federation again

Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), a leading member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has confronted the Attorney General in two hearings this year about his communications with individuals with connections to...More..

Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Accern Reports
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Accern Reports

Time Warner Inc (NYSE: TWX ) has risen 36.37% since November 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 46.32% the S&P500. Among 8 analysts covering Centerra Gold Inc. Twenty-three equities research...More..

Trump says he's 'open' to meeting with NKorea's Kim
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Trump says he's 'open' to meeting with NKorea's Kim

But in Japan, where grieving relatives of the abducted have become a symbol of heartbreak on the scale of American POW families, the government insists almost 50 people were taken - and believes some may be ali...More..

Martin Luther King Jr. FBI Dossier Among JFK Assassination Files
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. FBI Dossier Among JFK Assassination Files

There is no evidence that any of the claims in the report were verified and it is not clear why the files were kept secret for nearly 50 years. In 1964, four years before the documents were created, Dr King w...More..

Severe weather threat today for St. Louis area
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Severe weather threat today for St. Louis area

Thunderstorms are expected to develop north and west of St. Louis sometime between 1-3PM, and quickly intensify as they track east into IL by late afternoon. By midnight the front and storms are out of IN and c...More..

Ground Invasion Only Way to Secure N.Korean Nukes, Says Pentagon
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Ground Invasion Only Way to Secure N.Korean Nukes, Says Pentagon

He made no commitment, though, saying, "But we'll see where it goes". Trump threatened to rain "fire and fury" on North Korea and also called Kim Jong-un as "Little Rocket Man", while North Korea denounced T...More..

Actress Mila Kunis donates to Planned Parenthood monthly in VP Pence's name
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Actress Mila Kunis donates to Planned Parenthood monthly in VP Pence's name

I disagreed with some of the stuff that Pence was doing and was trying to do. She's far from alone - more than 20,000 people have responded to the pro-choice group's call for donations in the veep's name. It ...More..

Gerakan raises RM100,000, to provide aid for Penang flood victims
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Gerakan raises RM100,000, to provide aid for Penang flood victims

Strong winds and heavy rain lashed Penang since yesterday, causing unprecedented floods in several areas that have resulted in three deaths and the evacuation of over 2,000 people. Britain's Prince Charles an...More..

U.S. service member dies from wounds he suffered in Afghanistan operation
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

U.S. service member dies from wounds he suffered in Afghanistan operation

The US Department of Defense confirmed that on October 27, a helicopter crashed in Logar Province, killing one US officer and injuring six more. The incident involving Cribben is under investigation. The Unit...More..

by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Army kills 2 militants in Uri sector, says major infiltration bid foiled

Gunfights between militants and Indian troops take place intermittently across the region. He said that a massive search operation in the sector was still on to neutralise the third terrorist who was part of ...More..

London calling Sock after Paris triumph
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

London calling Sock after Paris triumph

He's also the first Paris Masters victor in 18 years (Andre Agassi in 1999) and the first American at the year-end finals in six years (Mardy Fish in 2011). From qualifiers I beat so many good guys with bette...More..

by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Leaked documents show Trump appointee Wilbur Ross concealed ties to Putin cronies

Ross, a billionaire NY businessman like Trump, still holds an interest in Navigator Holdings, a shipping company that has a strong business relationship with the Russian energy company SIBUR. Ross previously vo...More..

by | Monday, November 06, 2017

The United States first air strikes on is positions in Somalia

According to Voice of America, which cited the chairman of the town of Qandala in the semi-autonomous region of Puntland, six missiles hit an ISIS base in Buqa village, 60km away. Its vast, ungoverned spaces al...More..

Leaked documents reveal offshore dealings of top Trump officials
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Leaked documents reveal offshore dealings of top Trump officials

First obtained by the German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung, the documents have reportedly been analysed by nearly 100 media organisations. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross speaks to the Economic Club of NY in...More..

Islamic State (IS) suspect arrested by UP ATS from Mumbai International Airport
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Islamic State (IS) suspect arrested by UP ATS from Mumbai International Airport

Identified as Abu Zaid, the suspect is believed to have run an ISIS network involving several youths from Western Uttar Pradesh while staying in Dubai. However, alleged activities Zaid was involved in and infor...More..

by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Jared Kushner hands over documents to Robert Mueller

This new development means the spotlight could now be on Mr Trump's inner circle. CNN reported, citing an unnamed source familiar with the matter, that Kushner voluntarily gave Mueller documents from the ca...More..

'Multiple deaths' in shooting at Baptist church in south Texas - sheriff
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

'Multiple deaths' in shooting at Baptist church in south Texas - sheriff

Several other law enforcement sources familiar with the investigation also said "multiple" people had been killed, and as many as 15 injured. The "mass shooting" was reported at First Baptist Church of Suth...More..

Judge Rules No Prison Time For Bowe Bergdahl
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Judge Rules No Prison Time For Bowe Bergdahl

Bergdahl's case was a point of contention during the 2016 presidential elections, with then-presidential candidate Donald Trump calling Bergdahl a " dirty, rotten traitor " who deserved to be executed . The ju...More..

by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

21 killed in fierce clashes in Yemen's Aden

The Islamic State (ISIS) has claimed the responsibility for the suicide vehicle bombing in Yemen's southern Aden city on Sunday that killed seven soldiers, Anadolu news agency reported. "The security sold...More..