'Do not be too confident' - Sonia Gandhi tells state Congress

I remember when I saw Mr Prabhakaran on TV lying dead, I got two feelings - one was why they are humiliating this man in this way. We knew that my grandmother was going to die. "We have forgiven our father's killers". Asked if he thinks he had a pr... More..

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European Union prepares measures to counter new United States tariffs
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

European Union prepares measures to counter new United States tariffs

Tusk's tough words came after the European Union unveiled a raft of countermeasures that will hit a huge range of flagship United States exports - from jeans to motorbikes to cranberries - with duties if Trump ...More..

Fla. gov breaks with NRA, signs safety bill
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Fla. gov breaks with NRA, signs safety bill

Tony Montalto, whose daughter Gina was killed in the shooting, read a statement from victims' families. "It's nowhere near what we want, but it's progress and uplifting to see". Although the volume behind thi...More..

Drop your tariffs and we'll drop ours, Donald Trump tells EU
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Drop your tariffs and we'll drop ours, Donald Trump tells EU

The talks between the European Union (EU) and the United States on U.S. President Donald Trump's imposition of controversial tariff on steel and aluminum imports seem to have got into a standoff, as top EU tr...More..

Iran Must Raise Steel Import Tariff to Counter Trump's Levy
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Iran Must Raise Steel Import Tariff to Counter Trump's Levy

But if no deal is reached in negotiations among the three countries that began in August, "then we're going to terminate NAFTA and we'll start all over again or we'll just do it a different way", Trump adde...More..

European Union still in the dark over Trump's tariffs after meeting U.S. representative
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

European Union still in the dark over Trump's tariffs after meeting U.S. representative

Seko did not go into what conditions might allow Japan to evade tariffs and, asked if Lighthizer had brought up the US trade deficit with Japan, Seko said no. If not, we Tax Cars etc. FAIR!" Japan has warned of...More..

by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Trump cards and tariffs - what's the deal?

The fact that Canada might be included on the initial hit list had become a political sore spot for the administration, as US critics of the move ridiculed it by zeroing on the idea of national-security tarif...More..

China Abolishes Term Limits for President
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

China Abolishes Term Limits for President

China's National People's Congress voted Sunday to abolish presidential term limits. The constitutional change revamps former leader Deng Xiaoping's system, which was set up in 1982 with the goal to avoid...More..

Trump says he will announce tariff decision at 3:30 pm ET
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Trump says he will announce tariff decision at 3:30 pm ET

President Trump said Thursday that he would begin imposing import tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum in 15 days, sparking fears of a global trade war. Immediately on taking office in J...More..

Shoe hurled at former PM Nawaz Sharif at madrasa in Lahore
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Shoe hurled at former PM Nawaz Sharif at madrasa in Lahore

However, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader went ahead with his address, although reportedly shortening his speech, only to thank the organisers. PML-N leader and Railway Minister Khwaja Saad Rafique said ...More..

White House releases graphic video showcasing video game violence
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

White House releases graphic video showcasing video game violence

In the wake of the shooting in Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, politicians and the NRA have attempted to turn the focus onto video games and other forms of entertainment, shifting the blame away...More..

Gary Cohn Is a 'Globalist' But I Like Him Anyway
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Gary Cohn Is a 'Globalist' But I Like Him Anyway

However, people familiar with Cohn's thinking told the newspaper that the most pressing trigger was Trump's announcement last week that he would levy large tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. In the past...More..

Mexico vows USA steel tariff retaliation
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Mexico vows USA steel tariff retaliation

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland discussed the tariffs with USA trade representative Robert Lighthizer and Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan. "These tariffs also run the risk of costing jobs in man...More..

Trump guns for gaming industry after Florida shooting
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Trump guns for gaming industry after Florida shooting

FTA renegotiations are under way, we will consult with the U.S.to minimize their impact (on South Korean companies)", Paik told reporters ahead of the meeting. But if the tariff measure is a warning shot to C...More..

(PTEN) Shares Bought by BlackRock Inc
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

(PTEN) Shares Bought by BlackRock Inc

Mesirow Financial Investment Management Us Value Equity increased its stake in Patterson Uti Energy Inc (PTEN) by 44.12% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tiaa Cref Inv Mngmt owns 791,8...More..

by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Crown Castle International (CCI) a Buy This Week

The stock increased 2.45% or $2.64 during the last trading session, reaching $110.24. Mazor Robotics Ltd. (NASDAQ:MZOR) has risen 206.35% since March 10, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 29% are positive. Duri...More..

2020 slogan will be 'Keep America Great!'
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

2020 slogan will be 'Keep America Great!'

President Donald Trump has talked up his controversial tariffs, saying they will revive the United States steel industry, as he campaigned in Pennsylvania steel country for a Republican congressional candidat...More..

China calls for US-North Korea talks to defuse nuclear crisis
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

China calls for US-North Korea talks to defuse nuclear crisis

On Friday, Trump said: "We're going to be doing a reciprocal tax programme, at some point so that if China is going to charge us 25 per cent or if India is going to charge us 75 per cent and we charge them ...More..

UP bypolls: CM Yogi Adityanath casts his vote in Gorakhpur
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

UP bypolls: CM Yogi Adityanath casts his vote in Gorakhpur

In a bid to ensure peaceful polling, nearly, 6,500 personnel of central armed para-military forces, Provincial Armed Constabulary and homeguards have been deployed. The two parties have come together in Phulpur...More..

Confusion mars Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Kashmir rally
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Confusion mars Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Kashmir rally

We would not have participated in this event had we known who was to speak. At the SKICC event, an old man wearing a skull cap said that he was told by the organisers that his farmer's loan will be waived off...More..

Nurse suspended after five babies found bruised at Madison hospital
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Nurse suspended after five babies found bruised at Madison hospital

The same nurse had cared for each infant. "The facility failed to develop and implement an effective policy to prevent, screen, identify, train, protect, thoroughly investigate, report, and respond to any all...More..

by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Europe, China warn Trump of response if trade war with USA erupts

We have a deficit with China of at least Dollars 500 billion. However, despite such hard-won progress, while the tree craves calm, the wind will not abate, as a Chinese saying goes. ― Reuters picSHANGHAI, Mar...More..

NRA Calls Trump's Gun Proposals 'Bad Policy'
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

NRA Calls Trump's Gun Proposals 'Bad Policy'

That remark came after Toomey had walked Trump through the details of the bill that he and Democratic West Virginia Sen. But Trump will still play a critical role in determining whether enough Republicans are...More..

by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Why LeBron James Joining Lakers Is 'Still A Long Shot'

In the matchup, LeBron finished with a game-high 39 points, to go along with 14 rebounds. So, that's what also creates the frenzy."James has made the "Lakers, Knicks, Celtics " comment before - in November, ac...More..

Australian Prime Minister Praises US Decision to Exempt Canberra From Tariffs
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Australian Prime Minister Praises US Decision to Exempt Canberra From Tariffs

The U.S. appeared set to grant Australia an exemption from its new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports following discussions between President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull . interlocuto...More..

UB falls in MAC title game, should still make big dance
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

UB falls in MAC title game, should still make big dance

Jay Wright became the winningest coach in Villanova history with 414. The Chippewas led 43-40 heading into the second half. After scoring 11 consecutive points, Eastern Michigan led 41-37. The Wildcats made up ...More..

Why Is Drew Barrymore Making Her Way to the Philippines Again?
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Why Is Drew Barrymore Making Her Way to the Philippines Again?

Described as a horror comedy, the unlikely pairing of genres makes for TV gold, making it an easy binge with just 10 half-hour episodes in the first season-so there's plenty of time to catch up before Season 2 ...More..

by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Outraised and outhustled, is Sen. Ted Cruz losing his mojo?

Democrats in Texas face an uphill battle: the state hasn't elected a Democrat to the Senate since 1988, and Trump won there in 2016 by 9 percentage points. Mr. Cruz said the results puncture "the narrative that...More..

Trump Rejected Miss Universe Contestants for Being 'Too Ethnic,' 'Too Dark-Skinned'
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Trump Rejected Miss Universe Contestants for Being 'Too Ethnic,' 'Too Dark-Skinned'

And during Trump's almost 20 years with Miss Universe , multiple pageants were hosted in cities where Trump had business ties and several finalists were from countries where ratings were consistently high, ac...More..

China Warns of 'Strong' Measures to Counter President Trump's Trade Tariffs
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

China Warns of 'Strong' Measures to Counter President Trump's Trade Tariffs

Sources outside the White House say President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum imports will take effect in 15 days, with Canada and Mexico indefinitely excluded from the duties. European Un...More..