Ex-CM Dhumal on BJP final list for HP polls

Prem Kumar Dhumal , two-time chief minister and current leader of the opposition is contesting from a new seat, Sujanpur. The 03 BJP women who will contest the Himachal Pradesh 2017 polls as BJP candidates are Shashi Bala from Rohru, Kamlesh Ku... More..

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Lulu the dog casts aside her Central Intelligence Agency dreams
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Lulu the dog casts aside her Central Intelligence Agency dreams

But it says that for Lulu , it was clear the issue is not temporary. Lulu is a black Labrador who was receiving explosive detection training at the Fairfax County Police Department in Virginia . The...More..

Oil flows via Iraqi Kurdish pipeline to Turkey around 200000 bpd
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Oil flows via Iraqi Kurdish pipeline to Turkey around 200000 bpd

Brig. Gen. Yahya Rasool, spokesman for Iraq's armed forces, said the military would redeploy to all areas it controlled before the rise of IS. The Peshmerga had taken them over the past three years as part of...More..

Socialite Ksenia Sobchak Announces Bid for Russian Presidency
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Socialite Ksenia Sobchak Announces Bid for Russian Presidency

She surprised many by joining opposition protests in 2012 against Putin over fraud-tainted elections. When asked if the Kremlin considers Sobchak as a "worthy contender", Peskov noted that the election campai...More..

Kelly takes responsibility for Trump's alleged comment to fallen soldier's mother
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Kelly takes responsibility for Trump's alleged comment to fallen soldier's mother

Earlier this week, the aunt of Sergeant La David Johnson said President Trump had shown "disrespect" to the soldier's loved ones as he telephoned them to extend condolences as they drove to a Miami airport to...More..

Tillerson Pushes Closer US Ties With India, Calls Out China
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Tillerson Pushes Closer US Ties With India, Calls Out China

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks on Relationship with India for the Next Century at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington , U.S., October 18, 2017. China on Thursd...More..

Quebec bans facial coverings on public transport and other government services
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Quebec bans facial coverings on public transport and other government services

He added "we are in a free and democratic society". It would require citizens giving and receiving services to do so with their faces uncovered - something opponents argue directly discriminates against Musli...More..

A Weather Warning Has Been Issued For Dublin Tomorrow
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

A Weather Warning Has Been Issued For Dublin Tomorrow

Met Office forecaster Helen Roberts warned that heavy rain would be falling on already saturated ground and could cause flooding and affect properties. "At the moment, we don't expect the same level of impacts...More..

Gord Downie dead: The Tragically Hip lead singer dies aged 53
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Gord Downie dead: The Tragically Hip lead singer dies aged 53

A statement on the band's website said he died Tuesday night "with his beloved children and family close by". On Wednesday, through tear-welled eyes, Trudeau commended Downie for his love of country, his prof...More..

Trump's travel restriction stopped on the grounds of ' discrimination '
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Trump's travel restriction stopped on the grounds of ' discrimination '

The decision by Judge Derrick Watson, of the US District Court for the District of Hawaii, who also blocked the administration's second attempt at a travel ban in March, blocks the implementation of the new...More..

Kenyan election board chairman says hard to guarantee free election
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Kenyan election board chairman says hard to guarantee free election

Mr. Chebukati says he has given credence to this view and has given the politicians the "yellow card". In September, the country's supreme court annulled presidential elections held in August because the poll...More..

Gujarat an eyesore for Congress, Nehru-Gandhi family, says Narendra Modi
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Gujarat an eyesore for Congress, Nehru-Gandhi family, says Narendra Modi

On Monday, Modi seemed to be clearly rattled by Rahul's recent successful rallies in Gujarat and thus made a decision to hit out at the "dynasty" by calling the Congress "anti-development". Amid the ongoing...More..

Iran nuclear deal: Tehran threatens to 'shred' agreement if U.S. withdraws support
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Iran nuclear deal: Tehran threatens to 'shred' agreement if U.S. withdraws support

It was his first response to Trump's bellicose speech last Friday in which he called for tougher sanctions to curb Iran's "destabilizing activities" in the Middle East. It has called upon the Islamic Republic n...More..

Mass Shooting Claims Three at Maryland Workplace: Sheriff
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Mass Shooting Claims Three at Maryland Workplace: Sheriff

The Baltimore Sun reports Prince was sacked from another job earlier this year after he attacked a co-worker. "He can also do it to me". Prince was sacked from a different granite company in February, accord...More..

FCC chairman pushes back on Trump's NBC tweets
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

FCC chairman pushes back on Trump's NBC tweets

Upset that NBC News reported that Trump sought a tenfold increase in the country's nuclear arsenal, the president tweeted that the network's broadcast license should be examined. Pai said "traditionally that ...More..

Sri Lanka bring in Sadeera Samarawickrama for Pakistan ODIs
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Sri Lanka bring in Sadeera Samarawickrama for Pakistan ODIs

Sri Lanka's cricket board Tuesday halved a six-match ban imposed on all-rounder Danushka Gunathilaka for misconduct, amid speculation several players may drop out of an upcoming Twenty20 series final in Pakis...More..

Great shock from Canada and Mexico to the United States
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Great shock from Canada and Mexico to the United States

Talk of tense NAFTA negotiations triggered the Mexican peso value to hit a five-month low. Wages have been a contentious issue in NAFTA renegotiation talks because salaries are much lower in Mexico compar...More..

Opioid indictment of Chinese nationals tied to North Dakota
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Opioid indictment of Chinese nationals tied to North Dakota

Investigators identified more than 100 distributors in the alleged scheme. Chief among them is 38-year-old Jian Zhang, of China, charged last month with five federal offenses, including drug conspiracy char...More..

USA coalition: IS pockets remain in Syria's Raqqa
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

USA coalition: IS pockets remain in Syria's Raqqa

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights that regime forces had brought the entire area stretching between Deir Ezzor and Mayadeen, which was retaken on Saturday, under their control following a major military...More..

PM inaugurates country's first All India Institute of Ayurved
by | Wednesday, October 18, 2017

PM inaugurates country's first All India Institute of Ayurved

In his speech lasting almost 50 minutes, Modi said progress at the cost of national heritage has always pushed countries towards their doom and that Ayurveda , neglected by colonial powers in a bid to run down...More..

George Weah and Boakai headed for run-off in Liberia presidential race
by | Tuesday, October 17, 2017

George Weah and Boakai headed for run-off in Liberia presidential race

At the weekend, Weah had 39.2 per cent of votes cast and counting, while his closest rival and Vice President, Joseph Boakai has taken 29.6 per cent. Brumskine has said the vote was marred by fraud and that h...More..

Donald Trump said Mike Pence wanted to 'hang all the gays'
by | Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Donald Trump said Mike Pence wanted to 'hang all the gays'

And during a meeting with a legal scholar, Trump trivialized Pence's determination to overturn Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion . "You see?" Trump asked Pence. A request for comment f...More..

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Pleads Guilty To Desertion
by | Tuesday, October 17, 2017

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Pleads Guilty To Desertion

US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is pictured in this undated handout photo provided by the US Army. Bergdahl pleaded guilty before a military judge in North Carolina, report the New York Times , the Washing...More..

Iraqi president calls for end to 'conflict' in Kirkuk
by | Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Iraqi president calls for end to 'conflict' in Kirkuk

Others grabbed weapons and descended into the streets to help defend Kirkuk against what the Kurdish Region Security Council described as "a major, multi-pronged operation" meant to enter the city and take over...More..

Porn publisher offers up to $10 million for dirt on Trump
by | Monday, October 16, 2017

Porn publisher offers up to $10 million for dirt on Trump

This isn't the first time that Flynt has tried this method though it's the first time he's offered $ 10 million for info . The publisher and founder of Hustler magazine made the announcement Sunday via a ...More..