Rajnath Singh congratulates Nongthombam Biren Singh

The BJP has 21 MLAs in the 60-member house. On March 12, a list of 33 MLAs was submitted by BJP to the Governor of the state, Najma Heptullah along with a letter a support from the regional parties. Singh, a former national level football player, t... More..

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Coin-Eating Sea Turtle Dies After Undergoing Second Operation
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Coin-Eating Sea Turtle Dies After Undergoing Second Operation

The operation lasted over four hours, requiring five surgeons to remove the 11 pounds of change stuck in Bank's stomach, which had created a mass large enough to crack the turtle's shell. The coins were thrown ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Once, Trump blasted Obama's golf outings. Now, White House defends his own

But Donald Trump is more likely to say "Fore!" Trump tweeted in 2014. The two played a total of 27 holes in a single day at two of Trump's golf clubs near Mar-a-Lago, the president's winter resort where he has ...More..

British PM to begin formal European Union exit process March 29
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

British PM to begin formal European Union exit process March 29

There was no further detail about exactly what the letter would say at this point. However, 54 percent of the firms have said that they do not plan to make any changes in their investments after Brexit and only...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Fierce Fighting Continues In Northeast Damascus

Earlier on Sunday, militants from an alliance led by the al-Qaeda Jabhat Fatah al-Sham and allied rebels attacked regime positions in the eastern neighborhood of Jobar and advanced on the adjoining Abbasid Sq...More..

Gas prices flat despite crude slump
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Gas prices flat despite crude slump

In Olympia on Monday , the lowest price listed at washingtongasprices.com was also $2.59 a gallon, at two Olympia Arco stations (Evergreen Park Drive at Cooper Point Road, and 7291 Martin Way East). That's up ...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Syrian army fires at Israeli warplanes

An airstrike near Palmyra would be one of the deepest inside Syria since the beginning of the fighting. Ambassador Koren presented is credentials to President Vladimir Putin just one day earlier. "We are full...More..

Syrian rebels, families begin leaving Homs district in deal with government
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Syrian rebels, families begin leaving Homs district in deal with government

Opposition fighters and their families getting in a bus, following their evacuation from the rebel-held Al-Waer neighborhood in the central city of Homs on Saturday, during the first phase of the Russian-superv...More..

2 small planes collide over mall near Montreal, 1 dead
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

2 small planes collide over mall near Montreal, 1 dead

Longueuil police spokesperson Nancy Colagiacomo said that only one person was aboard each plane. One of the planes crashed into the roof of the Promenades Saint-Bruno mall - about 20 kilometres (12.4 miles) e...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

War of words after British PM says no to early Scottish referendum

Sturgeon and the Scottish National Party have so far reacted furiously to any attempts to delay the referendum bid and May's comments are likely to draw further criticism. The EU referendum has made sure of tha...More..

WBC: Venezuela scores three in ninth to defeat Italy, 4-3
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

WBC: Venezuela scores three in ninth to defeat Italy, 4-3

Shots fired! Two days after Mexico got knocked out of the World Baseball Classic following an error on the part of tournament officials with regards to a first-round tiebreaker, first baseman Adrian Gonzalez...More..

Donald Trump gives Central Intelligence Agency authority to carry out drone strikes
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Donald Trump gives Central Intelligence Agency authority to carry out drone strikes

This authority was apparently exercised in the targeted killing of al-Qaida commander Abu al-Khayr al-Masri in the Idlib province of Syria in late February. During his presidential campaign, Trump said that h...More..

Congress cries foul over lost opportunity to rule Goa, Manipur
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Congress cries foul over lost opportunity to rule Goa, Manipur

Along with Parrikar, governor Mridula Sinha administered oath of office to nine ministers at a simple ceremony attended by BJP president Amit Shah and union ministers M Venkaiah Naidu, Nitin Gadkari and JP Nadd...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Theresa May hails 'defining moment' after MPs pass Brexit bill

David Davis has rejected calls for the Government's Brexit Bill to include a clause giving Parliament the power to reverse Brexit , claiming it is "unnecessary" - despite having previously said that countrie...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Malaysia To Decide On North Koreans In The Country - Ahmad Zahid

Security Council sanctions. Instead, North Korea refers to him as Kim Chol, the name on the passport Kim was carrying when he was attacked in a crowded airport terminal. Kim was smeared on February 13 with the ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Trump plans Mar-a-Lago meeting with Chinese president Xi Jinping

It added the plan was tentative and that Secretary of State Rex Tillersonwas expected to finalize plans during a trip this week to Asia, which includes a stop in China. The U.S. online media outlet Axios reve...More..

Seed In NCAA Tournament
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Seed In NCAA Tournament

And it only got worse, as the Razorbacks raced to a 9-nothing lead while the Commodores missed their first nine shots from the field. Although Adebayo, Monk and Fox provided a bulk of the scoring, it was Ken...More..

Pregnant Ciara involved in shock LA auto crash
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Pregnant Ciara involved in shock LA auto crash

She could be seen standing by the vehicle as it remained on the street, and also speaking with officials by the auto when it was parked beside the curb. That's great news for Ciara , who recently told Harper...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Turkey shuts down US-based aid group helping Syrians

However, he added, "Turkish-backed forces have also clashed with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) near Manbij and Al Bab and we continue efforts to resolve tensions". The fighters "have a lot of worry, but th...More..

Winning Mumbai mayoral election was easy, tough job ahead for Mahadeshwar
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Winning Mumbai mayoral election was easy, tough job ahead for Mahadeshwar

The newly-elected corporators of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will elect mayor of the city tomorrow. After BJP withdrew their nomination, Mahadeshwar was competing with Congress' Vitthal Lokar...More..

CONCACAF announce full Gold Cup schedule
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

CONCACAF announce full Gold Cup schedule

In group A, traditionally strong nations Honduras and Costa Rica will be joined by Canada and French Guiana in what is on paper the weakest group but possibly the most even of the bunch. "We don't want to take ...More..

3 dead after train crashes into bus in MS
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

3 dead after train crashes into bus in MS

Just to see the picture on the Internet that was surfacing, that I could see her, that she was physically standing and she seemed to be alright, was just joy to my heart", said Flores. "They [the bus passengers...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo misses sitter for Real Madrid vs Napoli
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo misses sitter for Real Madrid vs Napoli

Just six minutes later the same combination were prominent again to all but kill off the Italian side. Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, and Karim Benzema have won two Champions League crowns together and have ...More..

Cuomo to meet with Netanyahu during visit to Israel
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Cuomo to meet with Netanyahu during visit to Israel

Speaking at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial, Cuomo says the incidents "violated every tenant of the New York State tradition". Following a meeting with Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, the Governor announced t...More..

Syria talks set to end with 'agreed agenda': diplomats
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Syria talks set to end with 'agreed agenda': diplomats

The government succeeded in adding counter-terrorism to the agenda. Meanwhile, the so-called High Negotiations Committee (HNC), which serves as an umbrella group for militants and opponents of Syrian Presiden...More..

Wilders: 'Scandalous' that EU Has Stripped Le Pen of Parliamentary Immunity
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Wilders: 'Scandalous' that EU Has Stripped Le Pen of Parliamentary Immunity

Florian Philippot, a vice president of Le Pen's National Front Party, told French broadcaster LCI that Le Pen "herself requested a judicial investigation be opened more than a year ago. Video: Is this a sign of...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

McDonald's lays out plan it hopes can reverse drop in visits

McDonald's Corp.'s acknowledged on Wednesday that it lost 500 million customer transactions in the United States since 2012 and laid out its plans to get more people back into its restaurants - including by ...More..

Grandparents grieve over Murray River death
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Grandparents grieve over Murray River death

Police launched a major search operation involving the SES and air wing, hunting for him all night, but he was not found. Emergency services expect to restart the search at first light Friday. Dale Brooks, dire...More..

Theresa May warns Scottish National Party: 'Politics is not a game'
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Theresa May warns Scottish National Party: 'Politics is not a game'

In her speech, she said: "My first visit as Prime Minister was here to Scotland". "I am determined to ensure that as we leave the European Union, we do so as one United Kingdom, which prospers outside the E...More..

Russia, Syria Mistakenly Bomb US-backed Syrian Fighters
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Russia, Syria Mistakenly Bomb US-backed Syrian Fighters

US troops working with the coalition were within three miles of the airstrikes and were not endangered, said Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, commander of Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve. "T...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

White House staff told to preserve Russia-related materials

A Trump spokesman said the White House was "simply taking proactive steps" and called the accusations of nefarious ties between the president and Russian Federation "false and politically motivated attacks". ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Trump signs laws to promote women in STEM

Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas): "I thank Congresswoman Comstock and Representative Esty for their work on these two bills". During his presidential campaign, Trump's website championed restrictions on high-skil...More..

Germany arrests 2 Syrian terrorism suspects, accuses 1 of war crimes
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Germany arrests 2 Syrian terrorism suspects, accuses 1 of war crimes

A Syrian refugee identified as Abdalfatah H. The pair were arrested in Düsseldorf and Gießen Wednesday and Thursday and are slated to appear before the federal court of justice. Spokeswoman Frauke Koehler dec...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Russian jets accidentally bombed US-backed forces in Syria: US general

Townsend said US forces were "four or five kilometers away" advising "at command echelons a little bit farther back" when the strikes occurred on the villages. Manbij was liberated from ISIS by the SDF in Augus...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Nisar lauds foolproof security during ECO Summit

Director General for International Economic Corporation of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Majid Bizmark represents Iran in the two-day meeting, the report said. Sartaj Aziz said the theme of the ECO summit...More..