• Amit Shah hits out at Cong's 'politics of appeasement'
Amit Shah hits out at Cong's 'politics of appeasement'

Mr. Shah will arrive in Mangaluru on Monday evening and proceed to Kukke Subrahmanya Temple, before which he will attend a party workers' meet at Malavoor near Mangaluru International Airport. Shah, who was unwell, cut his trip short after meeting the Mesta family. While other parties go for elections based on the performa nce of ministers and thei...

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  • Government allows private firms to mine coal for commercial use
Government allows private firms to mine coal for commercial use

While Coal Secretary Sushil Kumar said government aims to maximise efficiency and increasing revenue is not the objective of allowing the entry of private miners. In terms of perspective planning for the 2018/19 financial year, total dry fuel demand for thermal power plants has been pegged at 603-million tons, of which 513-million tons was expect...

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  • Canada to reaffirm support to unity of India, when Trudeau meets Modi
Canada to reaffirm support to unity of India, when Trudeau meets Modi

But Indian and Canadian media said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sidestepped his Canadian counterpart over the Trudeau administration's perceived support for Sikh separatists and dealings with Sikh groups in Canada. Medhora said the biggest barrier to increased Canada-India trade is the fact that India used to be very closed to external i...

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  • AR Rahman greets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for his India visit
AR Rahman greets Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for his India visit

He expressed the hope that his meeting with Trudeau would help strengthen the bilateral relations between Canada and India, particularly in the context of Punjab , which has a large diaspora in Canada. It is very unlikely that Canada government would be able to do much on this front without the involvement of center government. "It's about deep bu...

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  • Bangladesh hands refugee list to Myanmar to begin repatriation
Bangladesh hands refugee list to Myanmar to begin repatriation

Bangladesh has provided Myanmar with a list of more than 8,000 mostly Rohingya refugees to have their backgrounds checked prior to their return, the Ministry of Home Affairs announced Saturday, after a almost one-month delay in the repatriation process.

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  • RBI says had issued warnings on possible misuse of SWIFT system
RBI says had issued warnings on possible misuse of SWIFT system

Once again we wish to inform that it is not similar to the fraud that happened in one of the largest public sector banks and that there is no evidence of staff involvement as speculated by a section of the press. The hackers stole the money from Bangladesh Bank's account at the Federal Reserve Bank of NY using fraudulent orders on SWIFT. Ho...

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  • Canada: Patrick Brown skips Ontario legislature for PC leadership campaign
Canada: Patrick Brown skips Ontario legislature for PC leadership campaign

Some Tory officials acknowledged the complicated vetting process has caused some confusion inside and outside the party. Fedeli, in a news release, says "We are committed to ensuring our Party is in the best position for our future Leader".

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  • Mueller Charges Lawyer With Lying in Ukraine-related Case
Mueller Charges Lawyer With Lying in Ukraine-related Case

Van der Zwaan becomes the fourth guilty plea in the Mueller investigation after Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos and former national security adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to investigators past year, and an online supplier of fake usernames pleaded guilty to identity fraud last week.

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  • Spain's de Guindos says he will defend independence of European Central Bank
Spain's de Guindos says he will defend independence of European Central Bank

His academic and advisory experience in global macroeconomics is extensive, and includes years of consultative work with the Asian Development Bank, OECD, the International Monetary Fund, and World Bank. But Monday's discussion between the eurozone's 19 ministers is were the decision will be prepared. Germany's Jens Weidmann , director of Deutsc...

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  • Deal for Syrian army to enter Afrin, says Syrian Kurdish official
Deal for Syrian army to enter Afrin, says Syrian Kurdish official

The deal underscores the increasingly tangled battlefield in northern Syria, driven by a web of rivalries and alliances among Kurdish forces, the Syrian government, rebel factions, Turkey, the United States and Russian Federation. Cemile Ahmet, 32, said: "The PYD/PKK terrorist organization put more pressure on us. Regime forces are expected to he...

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  • Donald Trump's Son Arrives In India For A Week-Long Visit
Donald Trump's Son Arrives In India For A Week-Long Visit

Trump Jr will speak at the Global Business Summit next week. Two weeks ago, Trump phoned Modi pledging "to strengthen security and economic cooperation" between India and the US. The rest of the details of Donald Trump Jr .'s itinerary are hazy despite repeated emails to the Trump Organization and its Indian partner Tribeca.

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  • Freezing Rain & Slick Roads This Morning
Freezing Rain & Slick Roads This Morning

Flood waters may prompt brief road closures. Police cautioned against driving. Freezing rain struck counties from the southwest corner of the state up to the Lake Michigan shoreline, with the icy conditions not expected to let up until the afternoon.

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  • Turkey warns against Syria's military involvement in Afrin
Turkey warns against Syria's military involvement in Afrin

A return to the area, where a mix of regional and worldwide powers have boots on the ground, threatens to further complicate the situation and lead to unwanted confrontations. Cavusoglu said the operation, dubbed "Olive Branch", was aimed at "removing terrorists" from its southern border. A U.S. announcement that it would build a 30,000-strong bo...

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  • Terracotta theft: Chinese anger over stolen warrior thumb
Terracotta theft: Chinese anger over stolen warrior thumb

Rohana reportedly broke off the 2000-year-old display's left thumb before stealing it from the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia during an "ugly Christmas jumper party" last December. He was arrested for theft of a major artwork from a museum, concealment of a major stolen artwork, and the interstate transportation of stolen property, but released...

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  • School shooting survivors demand stricter gun laws
School shooting survivors demand stricter gun laws

Hogg was responding to Trump's tweet Saturday that Democrats hadn't passed any gun control measures during the brief time they controlled Congress with a supermajority in the Senate. " President Trump talked about the American carnage in the United States". "We want to give them an opportunity to be on the right side of this, " said Gonzalez.

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  • Israel will act against Iran, proxies if necessary: Netanyahu
Israel will act against Iran, proxies if necessary: Netanyahu

Israel has repeatedly warned against the presence of Iranian forces in neighbouring Syria and it has carried out dozens of air strikes on the Syrian armed forces and their allies since the civil war started. "This is another false allegation against the prime minister", a spokesman for Netanyahu said. Israeli warplanes attacked several Iranian...

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  • Kushner Requests More Intel Than Any Non-NSC Employee at White House
Kushner Requests More Intel Than Any Non-NSC Employee at White House

Porter resigned two weeks ago after his ex-wives came forward to say that he had abused them - allegations which the Federal Bureau of Investigation uncovered during Porter's background check and informed the White House about, yet somehow did not lead to the cancellation of his interim security clearance.

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  • USA 'strongly disagrees' with Ethiopia state of emergency
USA 'strongly disagrees' with Ethiopia state of emergency

Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency following the unrest in the restive Oromia and Amhara regional states, after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned on Thursday, according to a state television broadcast. Fegessa also revealed that the state of emergency would further extend its duration if the expected outcomes are not achieved....

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  • Court sentences man who raped, murdered 7-yr-old girl
Court sentences man who raped, murdered 7-yr-old girl

Angered over her murder at the time, residents attacked a police station, sparking clashes in which two persons were killed. Later, the court provided the suspect with state counsel to complete the trial proceedings. On Saturday, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar wrapped up the suo motu notice on Zainab's rape and murder and dire...

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  • Michigan Native Mitt Romney Runs for US Senate in Utah
Michigan Native Mitt Romney Runs for US Senate in Utah

His announcement video will suggest that Washington has much to learn from Utah. Romney, running as a Republican in a blue state, supported abortion rights and gun control measures and said he would offer more effective leadership on gay rights issues than Kennedy.

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  • Taliban kill 4 security personnel in Pakistan attack
Taliban kill 4 security personnel in Pakistan attack

Quetta Razzaq Cheema said that the attackers fired at the vehicle carrying the FC officials and fled after the incident. Soon after the attack, police and law enforcement agencies arrived at the crime scene and cordoned off the area. Pakistani police officers and paramilitary soldiers guard the site of a firing incident in Quetta , on Wednesday...

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  • Syria: Israel Will Face 'More Surprises' If They Attack Again
Syria: Israel Will Face 'More Surprises' If They Attack Again

The first is that by raising the cost of Iran's involvement in Syria , the U.S could lead to a change in Iranian behavior thereby "enhancing security for USA allies over the long run". They are vying for control of the Middle East in the wake of the Syrian civil war . Such reports could be exaggerated, because any such facility would risk a...

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  • Omarosa warns America of 'scary' Pence
Omarosa warns America of 'scary' Pence

Beyond her reality fame, Manigault is also an ordained minister. Further cautioning, " We would be begging for days of Trump back if Pence became President , that's all I'm saying". "Every time she opens her mouth, I'm like, "Is she going to drop a bomb", Matthews said. And why does anyone care what she says? 'As bad as y'all think Trump is, ...

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  • Trump proposes restricting choices for food stamp recipients
Trump proposes restricting choices for food stamp recipients

Under the proposal , only a fraction of SNAP benefits delivered to households that now receive $90 or more per month would be delivered through the traditional retail-based Electronic Benefit Transfer card that allows recipients to buy approved foods from grocery retailers.

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  • NSA Used Twitter To Send Coded Messages To Russian Contact
NSA Used Twitter To Send Coded Messages To Russian Contact

Some of the tools, developed by the NSA to break into the computers of United States rivals, were used by other hackers past year to crack or infect computer systems around the world. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is probing the possible links between Trump's presidential campaign and Moscow, as well as possible obstruction of justice.

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