• UP polls: PM to address BJP's 'Parivartan rally' in Moradabad today
UP polls: PM to address BJP's 'Parivartan rally' in Moradabad today

Mr Modi said, he is planning to make some arrangements so that corrupt people, who have deposited black money in Jandhan accounts, are jailed and the account holders are benefitted. I am surprised that in my own country a few people are accusing me. Ms. Mayawati targeted Mr. Modi for calling himself a " fakir " (ascetic or hermit) during his ...

Read more

  • Recount looms as Trump declared victor in MI
Recount looms as Trump declared victor in MI

In a second statement , under federal law, it is required to solve election disputes within 35 days of Election Day, which is December 13. It states that the recount movement has to do with verifying voting systems that the Green Party views are highly questionable.

Read more

  • Trump To Meet With Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp
Trump To Meet With Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp

She scraped out a win in 2012, and Trump won the state by 63 points (!) - one of his largest margins of victory anywhere. Heitkamp says she was invited to Trump Tower Wed. President Barack Obama appointed two Republicans to his cabinet in 2009, former IL congressman Ray LaHood as secretary of transportation and Robert Gates as secretary of...

Read more

  • New era for Thailand as Crown Prince Maha becomes King
New era for Thailand as Crown Prince Maha becomes King

I extend my best wishes to His Majesty for an auspicious and prosperous reign. Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn has been crowned as Thailand's new king, on Thursday December 1, a full fifty days after King Bhumibol Adulyadej's death. The government has declared a full year of mourning for the late King and the people of Thailand have been paying their ...

Read more

  • Trump won presidency but lost popular vote
Trump won presidency but lost popular vote

Still, Wisconsin officials on Monday prepared to launch a recount of the state's more than 25 million votes, following Stein's request last week, a move that was joined by Clinton's lawyers. Under laws passed in MI in 2014, recounts are costly for the people requesting them. Under state policy, the recount will be conducted by hand. Trump has cal...

Read more

  • Experts divided on impact of new U.N. North Korea sanctions
Experts divided on impact of new U.N. North Korea sanctions

U.K. Ambassador Matthew Rycroft said last week that the Security Council has been negotiating since the September test. The sanctions also slap a ban on North Korea's exports of non-ferrous metals and sanction 11 government officials as well as 10 entities linked to the country's nuclear weapons program.

Read more

  • Australia strikes deal with Greens on taxing foreign workers
Australia strikes deal with Greens on taxing foreign workers

Greens leader Richard Di Natale on Friday revealed not one government minister approached his party during a row that has raged for 18 months. The amended Bill went back to the House of Representatives where it was defeated. He said he'd always supported the 10.5pc rate and thought "we may have to concede to the 15pc but we saw a way" and believe...

Read more

  • Maharashtra civic poll win a tsunami: CM Fadnavis
Maharashtra civic poll win a tsunami: CM Fadnavis

Sunday's election was the first of a four-phased local body and district council polls in Maharashtra . The ruling party won 107 seats out of 123 in the various local self governance institutions. The election results from Maharashtra and Gujarat came as a big relief for BJP as it was a litmus test for the party during the Modi-era. As per the fin...

Read more

  • General Qamar Javed Bajwa to assume Pakistan Army command today
General Qamar Javed Bajwa to assume Pakistan Army command today

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif appointed Bajwa as Chief of Army Staff (COAS ) by elevating him to the rank of a four-star general, officials said. One cabinet minister told Reuters Bajwa was chosen because of his low-key approach and a belief by Prime Minister Sharif that he would shun the limelight, in contrast to his predecessor, while ceding m...

Read more

  • LSU to retain Ed Orgeron as coach
LSU to retain Ed Orgeron as coach

Orgeron took over head coaching duties from former coach Les Miles when the latter was sacked after LSU's 2-2 start that featured losses to Wisconsin and Auburn. LSU is sticking with Ed Orgeron , giving the interim football coach his dream job on a perman... Yes, these are two of the best defensive teams in the SEC, but if Orgeron wants to win a...

Read more

  • Missing Connecticut Boy With Autism Found Dead In Texas
Missing Connecticut Boy With Autism Found Dead In Texas

Unfortunately, the youngster's body was found Saturday morning in an L-shaped lake on Camby's Houston-area property. Today's search will be called off. Police said Friday that the amount of volunteers helping in the search had the search team "at capacity" but said they may need more volunteers later.

Read more

  • Trump Transition Team Wants Mitt Romney to Apologize Publicly
Trump Transition Team Wants Mitt Romney to Apologize Publicly

This comes about a week after Trump and Romney met, ramping up speculation about Romney possibly serving in the Trump administration. Romney, the former MA governor and 2012 GOP presidential candidate, was a fierce and vocal critic of Trump throughout his campaign.

Read more

  • Eagles rule out Ryan Mathews, Halapoulivaati Vaitai
Eagles rule out Ryan Mathews, Halapoulivaati Vaitai

Mathews has a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee and has not practiced all week. Smallwood has 253 rushing yards on 57 carries for an average of 4.4 yards per carry. Darren Sproles did suffer a broken rib last week, but has been cleared to play, although this game may be a great opportunity for the Eagles to give more snaps to t...

Read more

  • Judge: Defendant competent to stand trial in church shooting
Judge: Defendant competent to stand trial in church shooting

Mr Gergel refused to make public his reasons for deciding that Mr Roof was fit to proceed with the case, saying that it could precent him from having a fair trial. Jury selection is scheduled to start on Monday at 9 a.m. A determination that Roof is competent means that he understands the nature of the proceedings against him and can assist in ...

Read more

  • British serial killer gets life sentence for murdering 4 men
British serial killer gets life sentence for murdering 4 men

Port was also found guilty of offences in relation to another seven men - four counts of rape, six counts of administering a substance with intent to stupefy / overpower to allow sexual activity and four counts of assault by penetration. The Independent Police Complaints Commission is conducting an inquiry into the handling of the case and 17 offic...

Read more

  • Clinton leads Trump by over two million in popular vote
Clinton leads Trump by over two million in popular vote

Trump also suggests even if Mattis is right that torture isn't effective, "if it's so important to the American people, I would go for it", which suggests that in Trump's mind, public opinion supersedes military efficacy, domestic law, and the constitution and is basically an endorsement of public policy via American Idol-style vote.

Read more

  • Authorities seek aid in finding escaped California prisoners
Authorities seek aid in finding escaped California prisoners

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP ) — Authorities are asking for the public's help in tracking down a pair of potentially risky prisoners who cut through the bars of a California jail, rappelled to the ground on a bedsheet rope and escaped. "The main thing is we're asking for the public's assistance - there's an active search going on", Glennon said. Authoritie...

Read more

  • European Union gets tough: Malta's PM says Brexit is lose-lose situation
European Union gets tough: Malta's PM says Brexit is lose-lose situation

He acknowledged the talks could get "complicated" and amount to a "bit of a Catch 22 - it won't be a situation when one side gains and the other side loses. Two former prime ministers, John Major and Tony Blair , have said there could be a new referendum on Britain's exit — comments that drew angry responses from pro-Brexit politicians.

Read more

  • Peru and China hail tightening ties as Xi visits after Trump win
Peru and China hail tightening ties as Xi visits after Trump win

The agreements were made possible after a working meeting between Kuczynski and Jinping during the visit of the latter to Peru for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum. He said that China had released its plan for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and the country will pursue a development path of innovation...

Read more

  • Stephen Colbert talks turkey on the Butterball Hotline
Stephen Colbert talks turkey on the Butterball Hotline

You can find an expert on Butterball's website, Facebook and Twitter , or just give them a call at 1-800-BUTTERBALL (1-800-288-8372). Of course, Colbert is not quite a turkey expert. Carol Miller of Butterball gave Stephen Colbert a bit of training before she allowed him to answer hotline calls. "A long time. Cook it a long time ".

Read more

  • Community to gather at Thanksgiving events
Community to gather at Thanksgiving events

Many families received turkey, gravy, potatoes, vegetables, eggs, milk and bread-all the fixings for a traditional Thanksgiving feast. Ardary said the New Lyme Pentecostal Community Church was founded in 2002, the same year he became pastor there.

Read more

  • Trump wants US to pull out of Trans-Pacific Partnership deal
Trump wants US to pull out of Trans-Pacific Partnership deal

NAFTA was a trade deal which reduced tariffs between the US, Canada and Mexico - with estimates suggesting that Mexican exports to North America have doubled since it was signed. New Zealand's goal was a free trade agreement that included the USA and Japan through the TPP. "China is a beneficiary of globalisation and China is not willing to see the...

Read more

  • Nigel Farage first United Kingdom politician to meet Donald Trump since election
Nigel Farage first United Kingdom politician to meet Donald Trump since election

Nigel Farage, leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), arrives at Republican president-elect Donald Trump's Trump Tower in NY, U.S. November 12, 2016. Mrs May plans to meet Mr Trump in the first three months of next year after his inauguration. Brexit victory meets Trump politics. He said: "I will be encouraging him to make the U...

Read more

  • Back in NYC, a parade of meetings at Trump Tower
Back in NYC, a parade of meetings at Trump Tower

President-elect Donald Trump gives the thumbs up as he arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016 in Bedminster, N.J. Alex, president of the Latino Victory Project, a group dedicated to increasing the number of Hispanics in office. His daughter Ivanka Trump, a vice president at the Trump Organization and one...

Read more

  • Narendra Modi: UK must open doors for India's students
Narendra Modi: UK must open doors for India's students

Speaking at the India-UK Tech Summit , May said: "So we will offer, for the first time to any country that needs visas to enter Britain , what we called "Registered Traveller Scheme". Modi said the two nations can partner in harnessing the vast traditional knowledge base in India coupled with modern scientific investigation to provide a holist...

Read more