Rahul Gandhi to be the next Congress President confirms Sonia Gandhi

Rahul, however, refused to comment on his elevation as the party president, NDTV reported . The Goa Pradesh Congress Committee's (GPCC) new President would be nominated only after Rahul Gandhi takes over the reins of the Indian National Congress... More..

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Owners of 'Breaking Bad' house build fence to stop pizza
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Owners of 'Breaking Bad' house build fence to stop pizza

He said he often acts like a security guard for the property - often shooting people off of the land. However, the owners of the house have erected a 6-foot wrought iron fence to keep them out. "We feel like ...More..

Rival Palestinian Groups Hamas, Fatah Reach Deal Over Control Of Gaza
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Rival Palestinian Groups Hamas, Fatah Reach Deal Over Control Of Gaza

Al-Ahmed told reporters after the ceremony that there has been "full agreement" to empower a national unity government to assume its full authorities in Gaza. "It is hard to imagine Hamas giving up its weapons ...More..

Part of Air Berlin to be sold to Lufthansa
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Part of Air Berlin to be sold to Lufthansa

Air Berlin has struggled in attempting to turn a profit the last 10 years, and on August 15 filed for insolvency and a loan by the government has kept planes flying while the administrator negotiated with pot...More..

'White Widow' Sally Jones: British Isis recruiter killed in Syria strike
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

'White Widow' Sally Jones: British Isis recruiter killed in Syria strike

A Whitehall source told The Sun: "The Americans zapped her trying to get away from Raqqa". The nickname "white widow" is also attributed to Samantha Lewthwaite- the widow of the 2005 London attacker Germa...More..

Talwars acquitted in Aarushi murder case
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Talwars acquitted in Aarushi murder case

One of the family members of Talwar said they are relieved and grateful to god for the verdict announced by Allahabad High Court , that has acquitted Rajesh and Nupur Talwar of double murder charges in the ...More..

Non-bailable arrest warrant issued against Imran Khan
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Non-bailable arrest warrant issued against Imran Khan

Naeemul Haq, PTI spokesperson, said the party would challenge the warrants in Islamabad High Court ( IHC ). Last month, the cricketer-turned-politician had submitted a reply with the Election Commission of ...More..

Arvind Kejriwal's famous blue Wagon R stolen
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Arvind Kejriwal's famous blue Wagon R stolen

Jaihind used the auto for campaigning for the Lok Sabha polls in Rohtak before Vandana took possession of the vehicle. Footage from CCTV cameras in the area are also being checked. The auto had been gifted to K...More..

Justice Department Threatens Funding Over Philadelphia Immigration Policies
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Justice Department Threatens Funding Over Philadelphia Immigration Policies

If the government finds the cities and county are violating the statute that calls for information sharing with federal immigration officials, it says it could decide to cut federal funds for law enforcement. T...More..

Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight

The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says Ophelia's center is 745 miles (1,195 kilometers) southwest of the Azores late Wednesday. It is expected to follow in that general direction till Thursday and p...More..

Britain Could Join NAFTA If Brexit Deal Fails
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Britain Could Join NAFTA If Brexit Deal Fails

Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray warned that an end to NAFTA would mark a breaking point in U.S. Oil prices have suffered from data released late Wednesday by the American Petroleum Institute (API) sho...More..

After Delhi, will firecrackers be banned in Maharashtra next?
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

After Delhi, will firecrackers be banned in Maharashtra next?

The Minister also urged the masses to pay cognizance to the alarming pollution level and adopt green practices. Taking a cue from the Supreme Court order on banning crackers in Delhi-NCR, Maharashtra minister...More..

SLO replaces Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

SLO replaces Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day

And they made it count, with traditional music, dance and plenty of frybread. Columbus Day is still a federal holiday. Alaska is the second state to adopt the contrasting holiday. "Celebrating Columbus Day ...More..

United States warship sails close to Chinese-controlled features in South China Sea
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

United States warship sails close to Chinese-controlled features in South China Sea

China's Defense Ministry said Wednesday that it sent a warship, two fighter jets and a helicopter to warn the US destroyer away, calling the move a "provocation". The trip will include a stop in China, which Tr...More..

Turkey hopes for quick normalization of soured bilateral ties with US
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Turkey hopes for quick normalization of soured bilateral ties with US

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held talks with Serbia's president on Tuesday as Ankara stepped up efforts to increase its clout in the Balkans. Ties have also frayed in recent months over the refusal of...More..

by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Trump to make 'scaled-down visit to United Kingdom next year'

The visit will not include a stay with the Queen like Barack Obama enjoyed in 2011. Theresa May's official spokesman said it remained the government's intention that Mr Trump will have a state visit. Source...More..

by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

North Korean hackers allegedly probing United States utilities for weaknesses

North Korea did not conduct any launches or tests on Tuesday's anniversary. Separately, the Navy said a US submarine that is capable of firing Tomahawk cruise missiles and torpedoes made a port call Saturday ...More..

Rohingya Dead as Boat Capsizes in Attempt to Flee
by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Rohingya Dead as Boat Capsizes in Attempt to Flee

Almost 520,000 Rohingya Muslims have now entered Bangladesh since deadly Rohingya militant raids on Myanmar police posts on 25 August prompted a brutal military backlash. Dozens more are feared to have drowned ...More..

Las Vegas Officers Talk About Storming Shooter's Room
by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Las Vegas Officers Talk About Storming Shooter's Room

During a press conference held on Monday evening, Lombardo said investigators have not been able to hone in on any one particular event that might have caused Paddock to open fire on the crowd. "This individual...More..

White House sends immigration policy demands to Congress
by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

White House sends immigration policy demands to Congress

As of early September, there were nearly 690,000 active DACA recipients in the country. But the priorities released by the White House went far beyond that. "And I can tell you who is going to win". How...More..

Trump challenges Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to 'compare IQ tests'
by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Trump challenges Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to 'compare IQ tests'

Trump has repeatedly dismissed the accusation as "fake news " but NBC News is standing by its reporting. Trump had bragged in an interview that he's smarter than Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , the Mai...More..

Nawaz Sharif's daughter, son-in-law granted bail in graft case
by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Nawaz Sharif's daughter, son-in-law granted bail in graft case

Capt (retd) Safdar's medical reports were also submitted before the court. Replying to a question about her brothers Hassan and Hussain Nawaz appearance in the court, she said they would take the decision of ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Boris Johnson 'fed up' with media stories from 'so-called allies'

Asked by the paper if Mr Johnson could be moved from the Foreign Secretary role, she said she was prepared to shake up her cabinet, and added "I didn't come into politics for an easy life". "I don't think he ha...More..

Moving brush fire threatens 1000 homes in Southern California
by | Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Moving brush fire threatens 1000 homes in Southern California

By late afternoon, ash from the fire was falling as far away as Long Beach and San Pedro . The South Coast Air Quality Management District issued a smoke advisory for a wide swath of Orange County and sout...More..

EPA to kill Obama-era clean power plan
by | Tuesday, October 10, 2017

EPA to kill Obama-era clean power plan

Pruitt's attempt is the latest in the Trump Administration's unsafe campaign of climate change denial, and is a wake-up call for state and local leaders: if you want to protect your citizens, it's time to tak...More..