Rahul Gandhi To Review Himachal Pradesh Poll Performance In Shimla Today

It says: "Dear Mr Jaitlie - thank you for reminding India that our PM never means what he says or says what he means". Rahul's remarks come in wake of Union Minister Ananth Hegde's controversial statement where he said that while he respects the Co... More..

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Security ramped up for Times Square New Year's Eve bash
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Security ramped up for Times Square New Year's Eve bash

NY police chief James O'Neill said no specific threats have been made but security is being ramped up after two terror attacks in the city this year and the mass shooting in Las Vegas still fresh in the memor...More..

WEATHER WARNING: Amber heavy snow warning issued for Sheffield with 10cm expected
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

WEATHER WARNING: Amber heavy snow warning issued for Sheffield with 10cm expected

Some showers of snow are also likely. The Met Office said some roads and railways are likely to be affected leading to longer journey times by road, bus and train services. Temperatures of between three and s...More..

Court rules against Gresham bakers in same-sex wedding cake case
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Court rules against Gresham bakers in same-sex wedding cake case

However, a panel of three judges - Joel DeVore, Chris Garrett and Bronson James - ruled in favor of plaintiffs Laurel and Rachel Bowman-Pryor, whose 2013 wedding the Kleins refused to bake a cake for, sparking ...More..

We Will Comply With ConCourt Ruling - Parliament
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

We Will Comply With ConCourt Ruling - Parliament

The ruling followed an application by opposition parties seeking to compel Parliament to act on the court's 2016 judgment against Zuma, in which it held that he had failed to uphold the Constitution by defying ...More..

Record Christmas Storm Buries Major PA City in Snow
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Record Christmas Storm Buries Major PA City in Snow

An Arctic air mass will remain stationed over the Great Lakes for at least the next week, resulting in very cold temperatures. The National Weather Service reported International Falls, Minnesota, the self-pr...More..

North Korea Illegally Buying Oil From China, Satellite Images Suggest
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

North Korea Illegally Buying Oil From China, Satellite Images Suggest

South Korean customs authorities boarded the ship and interviewed crew members after they returned to Yeosu on November 24. The investigation by the panel reversed the contention by the previous South Korean ...More..

Rocket fired from Gaza falls in Israeli territory
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Rocket fired from Gaza falls in Israeli territory

United States President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital has prompted worldwide criticism and sparked protests across the world. No casualties were reported. Both Hamas and...More..

Echoes Of Trump: GOP Rep. Accuses Mueller Of Leading 'Witch Hunt'
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Echoes Of Trump: GOP Rep. Accuses Mueller Of Leading 'Witch Hunt'

President Donald Trump said Thursday that while the investigation into possible ties between his campaign and Russian Federation makes the USA "look very bad", he believed Special Counsel Robert Mueller i...More..

by | Friday, December 29, 2017

At Least 10 People Killed in Shooting Outside of Egypt Church

One attacker was shot dead by security forces, the sources and the state-run news agency MENA reported. It is not clear if the suspect is among the three dead, or how many others were involved. A witness who ...More..

North Korean defector has anthrax antibodies in his bloodstream
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

North Korean defector has anthrax antibodies in his bloodstream

However, he took poison soon after he was transferred to a detention center in the North Korean State Security Department in Sinuiju, near the Chinese border. "It is a display of the president's strong message ...More..

At least 12 dead in Bronx apartment fire
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

At least 12 dead in Bronx apartment fire

Nigro said: "Our hearts go out to every person who lost a loved one here and everyone who is fighting for their lives". The victims, ranging in age from 1 to over 50, died on various floors of the apartment bui...More..

OR man drives truck off pier in failed getaway attempt
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

OR man drives truck off pier in failed getaway attempt

He took off as they approached his truck to make the arrest, starting a short pursuit. He swam away from police but eventually came back. Moreland captured the abortive escape on video. Moreland said he was imp...More..

Trump could nix Iran nuclear deal in January
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Trump could nix Iran nuclear deal in January

It also includes diplomatic steps outside of the nuclear deal to put more pressure on Iran. Citing both American and Israeli officials, the report said the document is created to translate into "steps on th...More..

Congress MLA Asha Kumari slaps woman constable in Shimla, gets it back
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Congress MLA Asha Kumari slaps woman constable in Shimla, gets it back

The constable, clearly not one to take things lying down, slapped her right back. According to the ANI , Asha was trying to forcefully enter the party headquarters in Shimla where Rahul Gandhi was holdin...More..

Turkey, Russia sign S-400 missile system loan deal
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Turkey, Russia sign S-400 missile system loan deal

Chemezov told Kommersant that Turkey would be the first North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member state to acquire the a Russian-made S-400 missile system. Russian Federation will supply Turkey with four S-400 ...More..

Met √Čireann have issued a wind warning for 9 counties
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Met √Čireann have issued a wind warning for 9 counties

The Met Office has issued another yellow (be aware) warning for 2-9am, encompassing most of the county. Snow could also be on the way too, after a yellow warning was issued for the East Midlands and the north...More..

S Korea seizes Hong Kong vessel it says took oil to North
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

S Korea seizes Hong Kong vessel it says took oil to North

South Korea's impeached ex-President Park Geun Hye ordered the shutdown of the inter-Korean Industrial Complex a year ago, a government report showed Thursday. Information from Reuters was used in this rep...More..

by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Falkholt sister loses fight for life after horrific NSW crash

A relative of the family told Daily Mail Australia: "Annabelle passed away this morning, we knew what was happening so family were with her". Annabelle was being treated at Liverpool hospital after she and ...More..

What George Weah told Liberians after winning presidential election
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

What George Weah told Liberians after winning presidential election

The election took place without a single major incident of violence despite weeks of delays as a result of legal challenges by Boakai, who repeatedly went to the country's Supreme Court claiming that Sirleaf wa...More..

Israel Sign Pact to Counter Iran
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Israel Sign Pact to Counter Iran

The official said the document's goal was to translate President Trump's Iran speech into concrete strategic goals regarding Iran. According to Axios News , a strategic partnership agreement was reached during...More..

Comfort women row with Japan unresolved
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Comfort women row with Japan unresolved

To the concerns about the deterioration of the Seoul-Tokyo relations through the announcement on the 2015 deal review, Moon said, "I hope the two countries become honest friends, overcoming the unfortunate past...More..

Mehbooba's brother takes oath as Minister, gets Tourism portfolio
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Mehbooba's brother takes oath as Minister, gets Tourism portfolio

Commenting about the functioning of Government, he said that the PDP-BJP Government is "fine". He was nominated to fill up a vacancy in the State Legislative Council created after the resignation of Vikramadi...More..

NY and CT sue EPA over out-of-state pollution control
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

NY and CT sue EPA over out-of-state pollution control

In addition to NY and CT, the other states in the lawsuit are all within the Ozone Transport Region: Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont. An American Lung Association stu...More..

Trump 'disappointed' in China over NKorea sanctions
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Trump 'disappointed' in China over NKorea sanctions

According to South Korean government sources, the satellites have pictured large Chinese and North Korean ships illegally trading in oil in a part of the West Sea closer to China than South Korea. In September,...More..

by | Friday, December 29, 2017

SNOW ICE weather warning now in force

The YEP reported earlier today that a yellow warning had been issued for Leeds with up to nine hours of snow forecast. The warning is valid from 4pm on Thursday until 9am on Friday. An Amber Warning has now...More..

Timberwolves' Jeff Teague suffers MCL sprain
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Timberwolves' Jeff Teague suffers MCL sprain

Although maintaining that pace without Teague could prove hard, the combination of Tyus Jones and Aaron Brooks will have a chance to step up in his absence and supplement Minnesota's Big Three. Teague is av...More..

No break from the cold Thursday, chance for light snow tonight
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

No break from the cold Thursday, chance for light snow tonight

That combination allowed our afternoon temperatures to warm into the upper teens. While we've been on cold side all over Michigan, we've avoided most of the snow here in Mid-Michigan, outside of a few lake-...More..

17-year-old left bloodied after encounter with Alabama police
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

17-year-old left bloodied after encounter with Alabama police

Meanwhile, Wilkerson's father told local news channel his son "had trauma to the brain, swelling on the brain, and a cracked eye socket in three different places". It's being reported that some officers in ...More..

12 dead, including baby, in Bronx apartment building fire
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

12 dead, including baby, in Bronx apartment building fire

About 170 firefighters are at the five-story, walk-up apartment building. The mayor planned to head to the scene, Phillips said. The patients were taken to Jacobi Medical Center and St. CBS2's Valerie Castro ...More..