Noida: Protests after Chinese employee allegedly disrespects tricolour

Employees gathered at the unit around midnight and brought posters of the Indian flag from a nearby market. Meanwhile, an Oppo India spokesperson said: "We are taking the entire incident very seriously. "We can not tolerate disrespect towards our n... More..

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Lokpal law amendment may come in monsoon session, SC informed
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Lokpal law amendment may come in monsoon session, SC informed

In Lok Sabha, the largest opposition, Congress, has 45 members, less than the requisite 10 per cent of total 545 seats to name a Leader of Opposition. Rohatgi said that the amendment to treat the leader of the ...More..

Britain bans laptops on flights from six countries
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Britain bans laptops on flights from six countries

CNN quoted a United States official as saying the ban was believed to be related to a threat posed by al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. The rules apply to all airlines, but no US carriers fly nonstop from ...More..

Trump Jr. called a 'disgrace' for criticizing London mayor
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Trump Jr. called a 'disgrace' for criticizing London mayor

Mrs Cochran was badly injured. Police have identified the assailant in the attack as Khalid Masood, 52, who was born in Kent, southeast England. "However, he was known to police and has a range of previous ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Hong Kong protests: Nine activists 'to be charged'

Since HK returned to Chinese rule in 1997, Beijing has gradually increased control over it even though it promised wide-ranging freedoms and autonomy not allowed on the mainland under formula of "one country, t...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Putin Opponent Detained by Police Amid Massive Protests in Russian Federation

On Sunday, the State Department responded to the protests in a statement . Last year, the European Court of Human Rights ruled that Russian Federation violated Navalny's right to a fair trial in 2013. The op...More..

Britney Spears To Have Manila Concert On June
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Britney Spears To Have Manila Concert On June

The concert is being organized by local promoter Wilbros Live and sponsored by local clothing brand Bench. Britney announced the big news on Twitter today where she revealed that's she'll be playing shows i...More..

Dow on track to snap 8-day losing streak as banks gain
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Dow on track to snap 8-day losing streak as banks gain

USA stock indexes closed sharply higher Tuesday as investors welcomed a survey showing consumer confidence has climbed to the highest level in more than 16 years. "After a couple of days of disappointment and...More..

Cyclone Debbie: more 45000 homes without power in Whitsunday region
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Cyclone Debbie: more 45000 homes without power in Whitsunday region

The BOM said heavy rains were expected for up to 24 hours despite peak winds weakening rapidly Tuesday night. Subsequently, a landfall occurred between Bowen and Airlie Beach, about 1,000 kilometers north of...More..

Syria: Assad's forces strike back in Damascus after rebel attacks
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Syria: Assad's forces strike back in Damascus after rebel attacks

It is now becoming clear that although the rebels lack the capacity to topple Assad, Assad's forces also lack the capacity to defeat the rebels, said Andrew J. "There are fierce battles between the two sides", ...More..

Trump Dismantles Obama Regs on Energy, Environment
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Trump Dismantles Obama Regs on Energy, Environment

The order initiates a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants. The so-called "Energy Independence" order also reverses a ban on coal leasing on f...More..

US government watchdog to review Mar-a-Lago trips, Trump hotel profits
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

US government watchdog to review Mar-a-Lago trips, Trump hotel profits

Since his inauguration nine weeks ago, Donald Trump has taken 13 trips to a golf course. Figure in costs incurred by authorities in Florida and NY, the Pentagon and others, and costs related to the Trump so...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Gov't watchdog to examine cost of Trump's Florida travel

Guests didn't have to undergo the rigorous background checks required if they'd been entering the White House in Washington , and they weren't screened for weapons, nor were their cars checked with bomb-snif...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Turkish pop star and journalists on trial over failed coup

Mimicking Erdogan's own rhetoric against Germany, she made parallels with Nazi Germany , saying the statement "clearly points to the foreign policy of the Third Reich, by creating minorities in other count...More..

Russian agents, hackers charged in massive Yahoo breach
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Russian agents, hackers charged in massive Yahoo breach

Instead, Belan escaped to Russian Federation, where the U.S. charges didn't hamper his job prospects. US intelligence agencies have said they were carried out by Russian spy services, including the FSB, to help...More..

Ryan says Nunes shouldn't recuse himself from Russian Federation investigation
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Ryan says Nunes shouldn't recuse himself from Russian Federation investigation

House Speaker Paul Ryan told a news conference he does not believe Nunes, a Trump ally, should remove himself from the investigation. Chair Devin Nunes says he saw classified information that could not be...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

South Korea to hold election May 9, prosecutors summon ousted Park

Park's defense lawyers said that their client will cooperate with the investigation. Park left the Blue House presidential compound in Seoul on Sunday to return to her private home in the capital as an ordin...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Who's the Most Popular President? Trump Beat Reagan in One Measurement

After President Trump's effort to repeal and replace Obamacare came to naught, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer had a message for the beleaguered commander-in-chief: the art of the deal is different in Wa...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

London Terror Attack Lasted 82 Seconds Before Suspect Shot Dead, Police Say

Two more " significant " arrests have been made, police said, bring the total to 10 arrests with nine held in custody over the attack that left four dead, including police officer Keith Palmer. Deputy Assistant...More..

US House Speaker backs intelligence panel chair in Russian Federation probe
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

US House Speaker backs intelligence panel chair in Russian Federation probe

The Steele report, which has not been substantiated and has been rejected by the White House as "fake news", lies at the heart of suspicions of collusion. If anything, the GOP is simply ignoring these issues an...More..

Jailing in Russia of Navalny staff 'attempt to disrupt'
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Jailing in Russia of Navalny staff 'attempt to disrupt'

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny is a taboo subject for most of Russia's official, state-run press. Navalny told reporters in the Moscow courtroom that he and his allies would not give up. Petersbur...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Indonesia Urges Nuclear-Weapon States to Start Disarmament Process

While those, in any country, who profit from the nuclear arms industry will vigorously resist any ban treaty, it is certain that a nuclear exchange, initiated by uninformed or insane leaders, must be prevented....More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon pays tribute to 'brave work' of Martin McGuinness

Commenting on the Good Friday Agreement, the North-South Ministerial Council and decommissioning of weapons, McGuinness outlines Sinn Féin's commitment to the peace process in Northern Ireland. Paisley told BBC...More..

Clashes after Chinese man's killing
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Clashes after Chinese man's killing

The murder caused a rally of about 150 people in front of a police office on Monday that had resulted in detentions after the event turned violent and three servicemen were injured, Sputnik reported . France i...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

What completed Dakota Access pipeline means for key players

Lawyer Tracey Zephier, who is working on one of the legal cases against the pipeline for the Cheyenne River Sioux tribe , noted that a primary lawsuit will likely be heard in April and decided by late April or...More..

US claims Tabqa dam is not in danger of bursting
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

US claims Tabqa dam is not in danger of bursting

Raqqah is Being Slaughtered Silently (RBSS), a group of citizen journalists who documents abuses in the Daesh stronghold, confirmed that the dam is not operational, saying people are fleeing Raqqah en masse in ...More..

Passenger jet catches fire at Peru airport, video shows
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Passenger jet catches fire at Peru airport, video shows

No injuries or fatalities were reported, "thanks to the pilot's expertise and the high professionalism of our cabin crew", the airline said. Boeing said it was aware of the reports of the incident and was gat...More..

Syria Fires Back at Israel After Series of Airstrikes
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Syria Fires Back at Israel After Series of Airstrikes

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Friday confirmed its first operational use of the advanced Arrow missile defense system, which it said was used to shoot down a Syrian anti-aircraft missile that was sacked ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

40 police officers decapitated

The Kamwina Nsapu militia has been fighting security forces since a year ago, with the violence increasing after government troops killed the militia's leader in August. Around 100 troops have been dispatched...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Major world powers protest United Nations talks to ban nuclear weapons

The United States believes in the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty and has reduced its nuclear arsenal by 85 percent since the NPT went into effect, Haley said. "We are prohibiting nuclear weapons to enhance our...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

At annual US-Israel event, a new warmth but old differences

Such a move could seriously impair peace efforts, with Palestinians viewing East Jerusalem as the capital of their state under a two-state solution. The protesters condemned the pro-Israel policies of US Pres...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

French junior minister Pompili backs Macron for president

With polls showing Macron, 39, would easily beat the anti-immigration Le Pen, 48, in a decisive run-off vote on May 7, he had been expected to take the most heat in Monday's TV battle. "The problem we have nowa...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Bulgaria near final results give pro-EU party clear victory

AP also predicted that an anti-establishment party called Volya would make the final cut, slightly more than the minimum 4 percent needed to enter parliament. Bulgarians are heading to the polls for the third t...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Turkey's Erdogan wants Brexit-like vote on pursuit of European Union membership

Speaking at a Turkish-British forum in Turkey , Erdogan said Ankara, like the United Kingdom, might review its ties with the bloc, just as the UK did. The Turkish foreign minister demanded last November that ...More..

Chips is a clumsy caper not worth its runtime, says Rashid Irani
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Chips is a clumsy caper not worth its runtime, says Rashid Irani

He did wheelies on motorcycles, hill climbs, rode on the beach and rode down stairways. Alas, that also means we don't have to look very hard for someone to blame. In the film the pair exchange banter such as...More..