AP, T'gana to go to polls on April 11..

In the second phase (April 18), Buldhana, Akola, Amravati, Hingoli, Nanded, Parbhani, Beed, Osmanabad, Latur and Solapur will see polling. The Election Commission will on Saturday hold a key meeting to discuss the final modalities of Lok Sabha El... More..

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Woman taking selfie attacked by jaguar at Wildlife World Zoo
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Woman taking selfie attacked by jaguar at Wildlife World Zoo

The zoo said the victim was attempting to take a photo when the incident occurred. Please understand why barriers are put in place. Witness Adam Wilkerson said he was at the zoo with his family when someone...More..

Woman Freed After Charges Dropped in Killing of Kim Jong Un’s Half-Brother
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Woman Freed After Charges Dropped in Killing of Kim Jong Un’s Half-Brother

The women had always denied murder , saying they were tricked by North Korean spies into carrying out the Cold War-style hit using VX nerve agent and believed it was a prank for a reality TV show. Meanwhile,...More..

Donald Trump brands Democrats an 'anti-Israel' and 'anti-Jewish' party
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Donald Trump brands Democrats an 'anti-Israel' and 'anti-Jewish' party

Ilan Omar (D-MN), whose latest anti-Jewish remarks prompted the House of Representatives to pass an anti-hate resolution Thursday. The Wisconsin lawmaker said on NBC's "Meet the Press" that the resolution p...More..

United Kingdom official criticized after baby dies in Syrian camp
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

United Kingdom official criticized after baby dies in Syrian camp

Before she gave birth , Begum told British newspaper The Times that she wanted to come home to have her child since she already had two children who died in infancy from malnutrition and illness. Last month,...More..

North Korea 'preparing rocket launch'
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

North Korea 'preparing rocket launch'

Asked the same day if he was disappointed about the recent North Korean activity, Trump told reporters , "It's disappointing", while adding without elaborating, "We'll see". A State Department official told th...More..

United Kingdom gives British-Iranian national diplomatic protection
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

United Kingdom gives British-Iranian national diplomatic protection

Diplomatic protection is a mechanism under global law according to which a state may seek to secure reparation for injury to one of its nationals on the basis that the second state has committed an internation...More..

PM: Will not allow Pakistani soil to be used for terrorism
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

PM: Will not allow Pakistani soil to be used for terrorism

The statement comes as New Delhi and Islamabad remain at odds over the 26 February airstrike by Indian Air Force (IAF) planes on a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist camp in Pakistan. It also says it shut...More..

Criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin does not jeopardize 9,000 jobs
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

Criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin does not jeopardize 9,000 jobs

Wilson-Raybould told the House of Commons justice committee that the pressure from the prime minister's office was "very inappropriate" for its attempt to compromise an independent position but was not, in he...More..

Sen. Sherrod Brown Says He Won’t Run For President In 2020
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

Sen. Sherrod Brown Says He Won’t Run For President In 2020

But, he said, "the Biden vehicle takes up lots of space on the political highway, which leaves not much room for other cars to travel". In his most recent reelection bid in 2018, Brown won counties like Tru...More..

Winter Weather Advisory for Much of Iowa Thursday
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Winter Weather Advisory for Much of Iowa Thursday

However, as low pressure pushes northeast early Sunday morning, temperatures will fall to the 20s, and with that, snow will come. Temperatures will also drop to between 0 and 3 degrees in the nighttime. Tem...More..

Turkey dismisses USA warning over S-400 Russian missiles
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Turkey dismisses USA warning over S-400 Russian missiles

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says "no one should attempt to tame Turkey" with threats on trade. Turkey plans to buy 100 joint strike fighters over the course of the program, and its first F-35 pil...More..

Shamima Begum: Syrian forces deny reports IS bride's baby has died
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Shamima Begum: Syrian forces deny reports IS bride's baby has died

The 19-year-old travelled to Syria from the United Kingdom with two of her friends in 2015 to join the terror group in Raqqa. She resurfaced heavily-pregnant in a refugee camp in northern Syria last month and...More..

Backed forces holding 2,000 ISIS fighters in Syria
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Backed forces holding 2,000 ISIS fighters in Syria

The delay was prompted by concerns over the deaths of civilians being used as human shields by Islamic State fighters. Maquere described the makeshift camp where the last people left in the IS held portion ...More..

Manafort Will Be Sentenced Today as Russia Mysteries Lingers
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Manafort Will Be Sentenced Today as Russia Mysteries Lingers

District Judge T.S. Ellis. Manafort appeared in court today in a wheelchair, dressed in a prison jumpsuit. After Manafort botched his cooperation agreement in the Washington case, U.S. Ever since, Russian Fed...More..

American journalist detained in Venezuela and no one has heard from him
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

American journalist detained in Venezuela and no one has heard from him

Earlier on Tuesday, Washington's top envoy for Venezuela , Elliott Abrams, said slapping secondary sanctions against non-US citizens or entities with links to the Maduro regime was "clearly a possibility", b...More..

London vows knife crime action after tragic weekend
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

London vows knife crime action after tragic weekend

Jodie Chesney, a 17-year-old Girl Scout, was killed in a knife attack in a park in east London. Speaking during Prime Ministers Questions Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said: 'Does the prime minister now regret ...More..

Cohen hands new documents to US Congress
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Cohen hands new documents to US Congress

Democrats launched a sweeping new probe of President Donald Trump, an aggressive investigation that threatens to shadow the president through the 2020 election season with potentially damaging inquiries into hi...More..

Fox killed Stormy Daniels hush money story before election
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Fox killed Stormy Daniels hush money story before election

Hannity said that Cohen lied during his testimony before a House committee last week, when Trump's former personal lawyer claimed he paid hush money at the direction of Trump to cover up alleged affairs. Fox a...More..

More than 1500 tortoises and terrapins found in smuggler's luggage at airport
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

More than 1500 tortoises and terrapins found in smuggler's luggage at airport

Police believe the bags were abandoned after the would-be trafficker found out about the harsh penalties for illegal wildlife trafficking. According to Philippine law, Illegal wildlife trading is punishable...More..

Led coalition uses white phosphorus munitions in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor - SANA
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Led coalition uses white phosphorus munitions in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor - SANA

Despite its territorial collapse in Iraq in late 2017, the Islamic State remains a security threat to the country as it conducts insurgency-style attacks on civilians and security forces alike, especially in ...More..

by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Justin Trudeau crisis: Canadian prime minister ‘SHOULD be prosecuted’

Wilson-Raybould told the House of Commons justice committee last week that Butts and other senior officials had subjected her to persistent and inappropriate pressure to help SNC-Lavalin evade a trial on char...More..

USA trade deficit hits 10-year high despite tariff war
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

USA trade deficit hits 10-year high despite tariff war

The real goods deficit in December reached $91.6 billion - its highest level since 1994. An acceleration in economic growth a year ago from Mr Trump's debt-funded tax cuts helped to boost the appetite for f...More..

Trump tweets Omar's Israel remarks mark 'dark day'
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Trump tweets Omar's Israel remarks mark 'dark day'

Prominent Democrats , including House Foreign Affairs Chairman Eliot Engel , demanded another apology from Omar and began over the weekend to write the resolution. "I know what it means to be American and n...More..

Understanding the Scandal That's Tarnished Justin Trudeau's Glowing Image
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Understanding the Scandal That's Tarnished Justin Trudeau's Glowing Image

Last week, Wilson-Raybould testified in front of the parliamentary justice committee that when she was attorney general, she faced a "consistent and sustained effort" from several top government officials, in...More..