Section 144 imposed in Punjab ahead of Gurmeet Ram Rahim verdict

The hearing for the case has been going on since 2007 and now it is said that the verdict will be out on August 25. I have full faith in God. A large number of followers of the Dera chief have arrived in Panchkula and Chandigarh threatening t... More..

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Judge orders DreamHost to hand over data from anti-Trump site
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Judge orders DreamHost to hand over data from anti-Trump site

Specifically, prosecutors say they have "no interest in records relating to the 1.3 million IP addresses that are mentioned in DreamHost's numerous press releases". In what is being called by some a victory f...More..

Rock band's Rotterdam show canceled due to terror threat
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Rock band's Rotterdam show canceled due to terror threat

The city's mayor, Ahmed Aboutaleb, said gas bottles were found in a small van with Spanish number plates found near the venue, where American rock group Allah-Las were due to perform. The cell also used a van...More..

Texas Voter ID law struck down by federal judge
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Texas Voter ID law struck down by federal judge

Over the summer, the Texas legislation passed Senate Bill 5 , which added US passport books and cards as accepted forms of ID. Paxton said the Department of Justice "is satisfied that the amended voter ID ...More..

Mart Announces Another Round Of Store Closures
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Mart Announces Another Round Of Store Closures

They said they would publicly release a list of closing stores Thursday afternoon. The move will affect a number of Kmart's stores as these will shutter their doors in mid-Novembers. Kmart plans to close...More..

Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead at residence
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead at residence

The veteran ambassador is the fourth senior Russian diplomat to die this year. The diplomat died while swimming in his pool at his house, AFP reported , citing a diplomatic source. Sudan's foreign minis...More..

Remains discovered during searches after USS John S. McCain collision
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Remains discovered during searches after USS John S. McCain collision

The US Navy said significant damage to the John S. McCain's hull caused flooding to berthing, machinery, and communications rooms. The commander of the 7th Fleet was relieved of duty Wednesday following t...More..

$1 million Powerball Ticket sold in Goose Creek
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

$1 million Powerball Ticket sold in Goose Creek

Nearly 10 million more players won prizes totaling more than $135 million, it said, and the New Jersey Lottery said two tickets worth $1 million each were sold. The as-yet unnamed lucky player scooped the big...More..

North Korea to expand rocket programme
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

North Korea to expand rocket programme

According to Yonhap, which in turn cites KCNA, Kim "has ordered the production of more solid-fuel rocket engines and warhead tips for intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) during his inspection of a ch...More..

UK Hints At Reducing Civil Law Ties With EU
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

UK Hints At Reducing Civil Law Ties With EU

Among the options to direct ECJ primacy, the government suggested the setting up of a joint committee of both parties and cited the North American Free Trade Agreement as an example. The paper deals with the ...More..

USA amends info request related to Inauguration Day protest
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

USA amends info request related to Inauguration Day protest

This week's court filing stated that the Department of Justice had " no interest in records relating to the 1.3 million IP addresses". "The government values and respects the First Amendment right of ...More..

More gold medals for Vietnam in cycling, shooting
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

More gold medals for Vietnam in cycling, shooting

Yeap also earned his second gold in the men's qiangshu with 9.68 points. The remaining events went to Singaporean swimmers, who struck gold across the women's 50m butterfly, men's 200m backstroke, women's 100...More..

United set for UEFA Champions League draw
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

United set for UEFA Champions League draw

Pot 1: Real Madrid , Monaco , Spartak Moscow , Shakhtar Donetsk , Bayern Munich , Chelsea , Juventus and Benfica . Either way, Spurs are nearly guaranteed to go up against one of the really big boys...More..

Malia Obama Spotted at Harvard for Move
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Malia Obama Spotted at Harvard for Move

Sasha's big sis is now busy getting settled in at her parents' alma mater, Harvard University . Harvard's first day of classes is August 30, so Malia and other students will have enough time to meet each o...More..

Twitter Reacts To Melania Trump Thanking Chelsea Clinton For Defending Son Barron
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Twitter Reacts To Melania Trump Thanking Chelsea Clinton For Defending Son Barron

She also replied to someone who shared the piece, "No child should be talked about in the below manner - in real life or online". Chelsea, who lived in the White House when her father Bill Clinton was Unite...More..

Cape Cod beach reopens after shark bites paddleboard
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Cape Cod beach reopens after shark bites paddleboard

A beach on Cape Cod has reopened hours after a shark bit a paddleboard as a man was standing on it. More details will be shared as we have them. Marconi Beach is now closed to swimming due to a shark sightin...More..

Cannibal loses interest in human flash, hands himself over
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Cannibal loses interest in human flash, hands himself over

Further investigation led police to a house in the Rensburgdrift area in Estcourt where police were met with a foul smell, and more human remains were found. That means there is much more to this '. SAPS Co...More..

Powerball Jackpot Reaches 650 Million Dollars
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Powerball Jackpot Reaches 650 Million Dollars

The drawing will be Wednesday at 10:59 p.m. The highest Powerball jackpot was almost $1.6 billion in a January 2016 drawing , which was split among three winning tickets purchased in California, Florida ...More..

All eyes on the sky for the 2017 solar eclipse
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

All eyes on the sky for the 2017 solar eclipse

In addition to the viewing glasses, residents sported welder's masks and cereal box eclipse viewers. Almost 400 people took to Story Book Park for the North Mankato Taylor Library viewing party today. The fir...More..

Mo. Gov. Halts Inmate's Planned Execution After DNA Questions
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Mo. Gov. Halts Inmate's Planned Execution After DNA Questions

Besides the murder conviction, Williams is also now serving consecutive terms in prison for robbery and 30 years each for weapon crimes and burglary. "As a matter of fairness, what do you do when you've said...More..

30000 civilians escape as Iraqi forces advance on Tal Afar
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

30000 civilians escape as Iraqi forces advance on Tal Afar

Warning of harassment, revenge attacks and abuse of civilians displaced from the northern Iraqi city of Tal Afar, United Nations refugee and migration agencies on Tuesdaycalled for people trying to flee the c...More..

Malegaon Blast Case: Supreme Court grants bail to Lt. Col. Prasad Purohit
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Malegaon Blast Case: Supreme Court grants bail to Lt. Col. Prasad Purohit

Senior lawyer Harish Salve represented Lt Col Purohit in the Supreme Court and said the case should be judged on its merits and politics should not be allowed to overshadow it. Although the ATS that initially...More..

Can the US Scrap Its Trade Deal With South Korea?
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Can the US Scrap Its Trade Deal With South Korea?

The Trump administration wants to renegotiate trade terms regarding cars and steel because the two sectors are where the US has significant deficits, said Rajiv Biswas, IHS Markit's Asia Pacific chief economist...More..

Cloud cover possible for eclipse here; showers and thunderstorms possible Monday
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Cloud cover possible for eclipse here; showers and thunderstorms possible Monday

ABC 33/40 will provide live coverage of the eclipse from noon to 3 p.m., and it will be streamed on our apps and on Facebook live. In the central USA, a few clouds and some scattered showers could mar the ...More..

Moscow names new United States envoy
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Moscow names new United States envoy

He has a reputation as a hardliner and is seen as a tough negotiator, including over weapons control issues with the US. Antonov's predecessor, Sergei Kislyak , returned to Russia in July after serving as Ru...More..