PM calls Congress a 'laughing club', says it's losing everywhere

People across the country were engaged in "Swachhta Abhiyan" (cleanliness campaign) and were "wiping out" the old party whenever they got the opportunity through elections. The prime minister, who is in Himachal today, will address a rally in Rehan... More..

by | Published 20 days ago
Catalan secessionist leaders to appear in court, without Puigdemont
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Catalan secessionist leaders to appear in court, without Puigdemont

On Wednesday, Puigdemont's lawyer Paul Bekaert said Puigdemont was unlikely to return to Spain "in the next few weeks", and suggested that his client be questioned in Belgium instead. Puigdemont and other remov...More..

by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

The 16 worst countries for gender equality

But it has not been a good year for women elsewhere in the world. Saudi Arabia is making slow but steady progress toward closing the "gender gap" between men and women in employment, education and health, a...More..

Nine Dead, 100 Injured in Boiler Blast at Indian Power Plant
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Nine Dead, 100 Injured in Boiler Blast at Indian Power Plant

But the company said other facilities would make up the shortfall and outages were unlikely. "Raebareli #NTPC death toll increases to 16", the official Uttar Pradesh police Twitter account tweeted late Wednes...More..

Nawaz Sharif arrives in Islamabad from London
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Nawaz Sharif arrives in Islamabad from London

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) stalwart, including Amir Muqam, Asif Kirmani, Tariq Fazal, Saad Rafique, Raja Zafarul Haq and other leaders welcomed their party president at the Benazir Bhutto Internationa...More..

2.0 new poster: Akshay Kumar's monster look will give you goosebumps
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

2.0 new poster: Akshay Kumar's monster look will give you goosebumps

And he does! But Akshay's Dr Richard is fighting for the right causes. Reports are coming that Akshay's announcement has irked 2.0 team because people are reading in between the lines. The source also added, th...More..

Pope Francis admits he sometimes falls asleep while praying
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Pope Francis admits he sometimes falls asleep while praying

The 80-year-old leader of the Catholic Church is known for his energetic nature, but often appears sombre with eyes closed while praying. "When I go to pray some times I fall asleep", Francis said. The pontif...More..

by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Gas prices expected to rise in the Great Lakes

Drivers in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky and IL are watching their gas prices rise at an alarming rate with little explanation. Those issues have led to the lowest gasoline inventories since 2015 when the...More..

Manhattan Terror Suspect Has Ties To Ohio
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Manhattan Terror Suspect Has Ties To Ohio

He said the two met in Florida. CBS News had a similar report about a note. The 29-year-old was cited on December 4, 2011, with a maximum hours of service violation. Nearby Stuyvesant High School was immedi...More..

by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

The Trump campaign's cocktail of stupid

Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about the conversations and has been cooperating with investigators. "Today has been surreal", Papadopoulos told Financial Pla...More..

US State Department urges Kurdish parties to work for united Iraq
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

US State Department urges Kurdish parties to work for united Iraq

In a rapid advance, Iraqi forces took full control of the oil-rich province of Kirkuk which Kurdish Peshmerga fighters had seized after the Iraqi army fled a major offensive by ISIL in 2014. Mr Barzani, who hel...More..

Utah Nurse Arrested For Refusing to Draw Blood Gets $500000 Settlement
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Utah Nurse Arrested For Refusing to Draw Blood Gets $500000 Settlement

Ms Wubbels was following hospital policy and rightly refused Detective Jeff Wayne permission to take the sample as he didn't have a warrant or consent. The unconscious patient was not a suspect in the wreck tha...More..

Multiple victims in shooting at Thornton Walmart
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Multiple victims in shooting at Thornton Walmart

Police said multiple parties were down but have not offered more details. Multiple parties are down after shooting in a Walmart in Colorado city, police said on Thursday. It was unclear if "down" meant shot...More..

Majority Of Americans Say Country's Hit Rock-Bottom
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Majority Of Americans Say Country's Hit Rock-Bottom

This worry topped longstanding stressors such as money (62 percent) and work (61 percent) and didn't seem to be filled by members of just one party. On Nov. And it's a bipartisan issue, although more prominen...More..

Constitutional convention to be debated
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Constitutional convention to be debated

Since this is an "off-year" election, when only local and county offices are at stake in addition to statewide ballot questions, history would indicate far fewer than half of all voters will actually cast ballo...More..

NYC attack: Investigators examine Fla. apartment complex listed as suspect's address
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

NYC attack: Investigators examine Fla. apartment complex listed as suspect's address

ABC 17 News checked public court documents and a Sayfullo Saipov with the same birth year was issued a ticket from Platte County near Kansas City in December 2015. They said he is 29 and originally from Uzb...More..

Cassie Sainsbury: Decision Due For Accused Drug Mule's Plea Deal
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Cassie Sainsbury: Decision Due For Accused Drug Mule's Plea Deal

She could also be eligible for home-based parole if she can establish a base in Bogota. She has now spent more than six months behind bars at Bogota Women's Prison. Australian drug mule Cassandra Sainsbury ha...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation no longer looking for second man in deadly NY attack
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation no longer looking for second man in deadly NY attack

The FBI and New York Police Department previously identified Mukhammadzoir Kadirov, a 32-year-old from Uzbekistan, as a person of interest; however, did not name him as a suspect at the time, NBC 4 reported ...More..

Trump Blaming Kushner for Bad Political Advice, Prompting Mueller Investigation
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Trump Blaming Kushner for Bad Political Advice, Prompting Mueller Investigation

That same day, the Department of Justice (DOJ) disclosed that former Trump foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos had already plead guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his contact...More..

EC proposes life ban for convicted MPs, MLAs in SC
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

EC proposes life ban for convicted MPs, MLAs in SC

The bench also wanted to know from the Centre the number of criminal cases registered afresh against politicians. The election commission has conveyed to Supreme Court, after the elections body was pulled by ...More..

Pakistan will never compromise its national security, integrity & dignity: Asif
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Pakistan will never compromise its national security, integrity & dignity: Asif

According to "Geo News", the U.S. had given nine helicopters to Pakistan in 2002. "We're going to have to test that, give them an opportunity to do so", Tillerson was quoted as saying by the Dawn newspaper. "Pa...More..

Paul Manafort Used Laundered Money to Make Thousands Through Airbnb
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Paul Manafort Used Laundered Money to Make Thousands Through Airbnb

Though 377 Union Street is among the most expensive purchases Manafort made with allegedly laundered money - and as such may be seized by the federal government in the coming weeks - the indictment against ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ) Eyes Cannabis Infused Drinks Amid Marijuana Investment

The institutional investor held 337,534 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $48.61 million, up from 333,449 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The Price Index ...More..

Ontario Colleges Act to End Strike
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Ontario Colleges Act to End Strike

The Ontario Public Service Employees Union has attacked management for refusing the budge on a "final offer" submitted just before the strike began. Abdullah Mushtaq, the director of advocacy for the College ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Central Intelligence Agency files shows depth of al-Qaeda's relationship with Iran

The latter film debuted in 2006 and featured the world's top three most-wanted terrorists: bin Laden, his No. 2 Ayman al-Zawahiri, and al-Qaeda in Iraq leader Abu Musab al-Zarqaw, who was killed the same year. ...More..

Bhutan King, Queen arriving in India today
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Bhutan King, Queen arriving in India today

The King of Bhutan , His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, Her Majesty the Queen Jetsun Pema Wangchuck and His Royal Highness Prince Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck, are visiting India from 31 October-3 November...More..

Mom Accused Of Strapping Kid To Top Of Minivan
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Mom Accused Of Strapping Kid To Top Of Minivan

Schmunk told cops she "had no way to strap it down so she had her [son] climb on the roof to hold it down while she drove", and later said she did strap the boy down inside the pool, according to the complaint...More..

White House press briefing, Sarah Sanders reacts to Paul Manafort charges
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

White House press briefing, Sarah Sanders reacts to Paul Manafort charges

Instead, reporters mostly asked Sanders questions relating to the indictment of Manafort and business associate Rick Gates , the guilty plea of campaign adviser George Papadopoulos and special counsel Robert...More..

'Several' people dead after armed driver runs down cyclists in Manhattan
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

'Several' people dead after armed driver runs down cyclists in Manhattan

The 29-year-old male driver of the flat-bed truck, named as Uzbek national Sayfullo Saipov, from Florida, is believed to have ploughed down cyclists in a bicycle path on the West Side Highway. Officer Ryan Nash...More..

Needles, Nails Found in Trick-or-Treat Candy in Wisconsin
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Needles, Nails Found in Trick-or-Treat Candy in Wisconsin

It's a parent's worst nightmare, and police say it's happened here in London. The needles were not visible until the candy was opened and broken in half. The Neenah Police Department encourages everyone to ...More..