Salman Khan tops the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list

Ajay Devgn: He has done 11 films since 2012 and his films have grossed a total of 993.2 Crores in India. We made a decision to rank actors based on cumulative grosses of their films of last 5 years (2012-2017). Kohli signed an eight-year deal wi... More..

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Congress set to pass massive tax bill that nixes individual mandate
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Congress set to pass massive tax bill that nixes individual mandate

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced today that the fifth open enrollment period for the Health Insurance Exchange has been the most cost effective yet. The fines on people who don't c...More..

Trump Beats Suit Targeting Business Dealings With Foreigners
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Trump Beats Suit Targeting Business Dealings With Foreigners

On Thursday, the Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington , better known as CREW, failed to convince US District Court Judge George Daniels of the Southern District of NY that Trump has violated th...More..

19 people injured as vehicle 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

19 people injured as vehicle 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne

The terrifying incident saw the white Suzuki SUV collide with pedestrians at the corner of Elizabeth Street and Flinders Street at around 4.40pm local time on Thursday (21 December). "I heard an engine rev behi...More..

UN Security Council to vote Friday on new North Korea sanctions
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

UN Security Council to vote Friday on new North Korea sanctions

Building on previous sanctions resolutions, the new draft tightens restrictions on crude and refined oil deliveries to North Korea , most of which are supplied by China. The draft resolution was circulated by ...More..

Obamacare signs-ups surge, despite Trump's calls for repeal
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Obamacare signs-ups surge, despite Trump's calls for repeal

Senior officials at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) barely acknowledged even the shortened open enrollment period , which ran from November 1-Dec.15 in most states. The individual mandate ...More..

Five killed in Bihar boiler blast
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Five killed in Bihar boiler blast

Firefighters and rescuers are using heavy machinery to try to reach them. The blast is stated to have occurred in the mill's boiler. "Five bodies have been recovered from the site of the incident". Personnel of...More..

Pence says 'real progress' in war in Afghanistan
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Pence says 'real progress' in war in Afghanistan

The vice president will be meeting with service members and receive a briefing on the USA support for military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. This is a developing story . He met with Afghan President As...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Sessions Tells Prosecutors To Ask FBI About Uranium One

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is reportedly opening up an investigation into the Uranium One deal . On Dec. 21, several law enforcement officials disclosed that DOJ prosecutors had asked the FBI to explai...More..

Cuba President Raul Castro to step down in 2018
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Cuba President Raul Castro to step down in 2018

The decision to postpone the departure of Castro was taken over "the exceptional situation" caused by the passage of Hurricane Irma last September, which caused considerable damage to housing and other infrastr...More..

World Chess Championship outraged by risque championship logo
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

World Chess Championship outraged by risque championship logo

The new logo for the World Chess Championship is something that has amazed one and all. It appears to show two chess players locked in the heat of the game, with their arms and legs interlocking as well. "Peo...More..

Rich Car Owners Putting Spikes On Trees To Avoid Bird Poop
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Rich Car Owners Putting Spikes On Trees To Avoid Bird Poop

Jennifer Garrett, a nature lover and writer, called it a "war on wildlife". The spikes, which are typically used to deter birds from resting and creating nests on building ledges, were fastened to two trees i...More..

PM Modi arrived at Virat-Anushka's reception, See photos
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

PM Modi arrived at Virat-Anushka's reception, See photos

The couple made a royal entry at their reception as Kohli was seen holding Anushka's hand when they climbed up the stage to pose for the shutterbugs. The couple was dressed in Sabyasachi outfits for the three-d...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

NSA surveillance reauthorization bill won't go to a vote just yet

Congress has just days to extend, reform, or repeal Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), a highly controversial surveillance law that allows the USA government to track and collect t...More..

Twitter now lets you use third-party apps for account verification
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Twitter now lets you use third-party apps for account verification

Twitter is introducing a new update that will allow users to deploy third party authentication apps to receive a two factor login authentication for their twitter accounts . From here, follow the instruc...More..

Cincinnati, Detroit, Sacramento wait as MLS delays next pick
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Cincinnati, Detroit, Sacramento wait as MLS delays next pick

A day after selecting Nashville, Tennessee, as one of its next two additions , MLS officials said they are still considering which market to add from among Cincinnati, Detroit and Sacramento. It now has 20 tea...More..

Astana hosts eighth round of talks on Syria's war
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Astana hosts eighth round of talks on Syria's war

The resolution allowing United Nations relief agencies and their partners to use routes across conflict lines and border crossings to deliver aid to Syria through Turkey and Jordan passed with 12 votes in favor...More..

19 people injured as auto 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

19 people injured as auto 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne

The man was arrested after a tussle with an off-duty police officer. A pre-school aged child suffering head injuries is among 19 people injured in the incident , 15 of whom are in a stable condition in vario...More..

GF - Salvation Army Campaign
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

GF - Salvation Army Campaign

The Salvation Army has had trouble filling bell-ringing spots throughout November and December. Schaal asked that people take note this distribution is for toys only, not food. In Sudbury, bills pile up in a ...More..

BJP eyes Tripura post win in Gujarat and Himachal
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

BJP eyes Tripura post win in Gujarat and Himachal

With the Congress party's good showing in Gujarat, Ashok Gehlot, the former Rajasthan Chief Minister and AICC General Secretary who was in-charge of the state, has proved his political acumen and increased his ...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Snow to start Wednesday night, cold to follow

Drizzle is expected through the day, according to the National Weather Service. There is no precipitation forecast for the weekend. Some of the models are suggesting the rain may try to mix with snow , but i...More..

Trump Commutes Prison Sentence for Former Iowa Agriprocessors CEO
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Trump Commutes Prison Sentence for Former Iowa Agriprocessors CEO

The White House said in a statement that the President's evaluation of Mr. Rubashkin's case and compensation settlement were depended on assertion of corroboration from members of Congress and a wide ...More..

Jerusalem: US Threats Will Not Change Other States' Stance - Turkish Official
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Jerusalem: US Threats Will Not Change Other States' Stance - Turkish Official

Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki said that the draft resolution to be voted on by the United Nations General Assembly today does not mean "we bear hostility to the US". "The United States missed an o...More..

Briton detained in Iran could be released soon
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Briton detained in Iran could be released soon

A researcher for the Thomson Reuters Foundation in London, Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in Tehran in April 2016 while waiting for a flight back home with her two-year-old daughter after visiting family. At ...More..

Ferry capsizes with 251 on board; 4 dead
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Ferry capsizes with 251 on board; 4 dead

In 2008, at least 800 people were killed when the Princess of the Stars capsized during a storm. Ferry accidents are common in the Philippines, particularly during the typhoon season. The PDRRMO said rescue...More..

Europe calls uber a cab company… not a tech company
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Europe calls uber a cab company… not a tech company

It said that the application connecting drivers and passengers was indispensable for the system to operate, and that the company "exercises decisive influence over the conditions under which the drivers provi...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

European Union ruling unlikely to affect Uber's operations in Singapore

On the decision ruled by ECJ, Uber said that the verdict would affect a little only to the way it operated in Europe, though experts think otherwise. The matter attracted legal attention when Uber was told ...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Chinese ride-sharing firm Didi Chuxing raises another $4Bn funding

Besides Softbank , other investors in the previous rounds of funding with Didi included Alibaba Group Holding and Apple Inc. Didi's latest valuation includes its acquisition of Uber's China operations, w...More..

NKorean soldier defects to South
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

NKorean soldier defects to South

Earlier, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said there were no shots fired during the defection nor was any unusual movement of North Korean troops detected. The pair had "expressed their willingness to defect...More..

Damian Green has resigned as first secretary of state amid pornography allegations
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Damian Green has resigned as first secretary of state amid pornography allegations

Mr Green, who as first secretary of state was the PM's deputy, had been under investigation regarding allegations of inappropriate conduct. In a statement, announcing his departure, Mr Green described allegat...More..