Kolkata: BSF seizes fake notes worth Rs 2 lakh

BSF data that from 2013 to 2015, there has been a sharp decline in the seizure of fake Indian currency notes (FICN). "The information was further developed by the BSF staff and special operation was planned and launched by BSF personnel of 24 Batta... More..

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Venezuela tightens hold on media, pulls plug on CNN en Español
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Venezuela tightens hold on media, pulls plug on CNN en Español

But the US Treasury says he oversaw shipments of cocaine from Venezuela to Mexico and the United States. The previous night, she delivered a letter to the acting head of the U.S. Venezuelan officials have denie...More..

Netanyahu meets top USA diplomat Tillerson in Washington
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Netanyahu meets top USA diplomat Tillerson in Washington

Immediately after the meeting, Tillerson departed for the German city of Bonn where he will participate in a meeting of top diplomats from G-20 member states as well as meet separately with Russian Foreign Mini...More..

Pentagon Considering Ways to Hasten Defeat of Daesh in Syria
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Pentagon Considering Ways to Hasten Defeat of Daesh in Syria

However, the official said the final decision is up to President Trump, who has ordered his defense secretary to come up with a plan to combat ISIS before the end of the month. What their exact mission would be...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Evacuation order lifted for almost 200000 Californians

Dump trucks full of boulders also are dumping their cargo on the damaged spillway . Croyle said teams were working on plans for permanent repairs to the dam's main spillway that could cost as much as $200 ...More..

Union makes 11th-hour call for talks to avert Tesco strike
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Union makes 11th-hour call for talks to avert Tesco strike

Mandate members commenced an indefinite strike earlier this week in eight stores: Baggot Street, Ballyfermot Road and Clearwater Finglas in Dublin, as well as stores in Tralee, Longford, Navan, Tullamore, and B...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Trump blasts media over reports of campaign contacts with Russian Federation

President Donald Trump took to Twitter early this morning to denounce the new "conspiracy theories" about his campaign's communications with Russian intelligence agents. Just like Russia", Trump tweeted. Flyn...More..

NYT reporter apologizes for calling Melania Trump a 'hooker'
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

NYT reporter apologizes for calling Melania Trump a 'hooker'

Emily also seems to be referring in her tweets to resurfaced nude photos of Melania Trump from 1995. The comment became public knowledge on Monday after supermodel Emily Ratajkowski stated that she hear...More..

Abe says he sought common goals, not differences with Trump
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Abe says he sought common goals, not differences with Trump

North Korea's ballistic missile firing on Sunday was its first direct challenge to the global community since U.S. President Donald Trump took office on January 20. Pro golfer Ernie Els joined them on the green...More..

Seoul may conduct ballistic missile test following North Korea's test launch
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Seoul may conduct ballistic missile test following North Korea's test launch

The launch on Sunday of a surface-to-surface mid-range ballistic missile Pukguksong-2, which North Korean media said was "guided by leader Kim Jong-un", is the first since the United States election and is seen...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Man charged with murder in stabbing death of Winnipeg bus driver

Thomas didn't want to leave, so was forcefully escorted off the bus. Police say there was a scuffle outside the bus, where the driver was stabbed multiple times in the upper body. John Callahan with the Amalg...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Maple Leafs hand Islanders a 'humbling loss' in wild card race

Instead, the club delivered a thorough beatdown of the New York Islanders, trouncing them with a season-high seven goals in a 7-1 victory at the Air Canada Centre on Tuesday night. It was the first goal of th...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Oroville Dam-area mandatory evacuations lifted

While those evacuations were taking place, those at the spillway prevented more damage to a massive hole that was developing near the spillway. The lake level continued to rise. On Sunday afternoon all 578 in...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Flynn's call to lock up Clinton resurfaces after resignation

Flynn resigned late Monday after reports he misled senior White House officials about the contents of his conversations with Russia's ambassador to the US, in which Flynn discussed fresh sanctions the Obama adm...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

European parliament passes EU-Canada free trade deal amid protests

Nick Dearden, director of Global Justice Now said: "Over three million people across Europe signed a petition calling for CETA to be scrapped, while hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of citi...More..

Kashmiris who support terrorists will be considered anti-national: Indian Army chief
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Kashmiris who support terrorists will be considered anti-national: Indian Army chief

Warning locals against supporting militants, General Rawat said: "We will request locals in Kashmir that people who have picked up arms - and these are local boys - and if they want to continue with acts of t...More..

Reporter gets to cover 'secret witness' in Durst murder case
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Reporter gets to cover 'secret witness' in Durst murder case

Deputy District Attorney John Lewin said that he wished to record the testimony of Kuperman and the secret witness back in December, according to the Associated Press . Berman was found slain execution-style i...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Trump Tuesday: Flynn resignation fallout. What did Trump know?

White House officials consider Flynn's presence critical in Wednesday's meetings with Netanyahu and his staff. Last month, acting Attorney General Sally Yates informed White House Counsel Donald McGahn of...More..

Malaysia official: North Korea leader's brother slain at airport
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Malaysia official: North Korea leader's brother slain at airport

And Kim Jong-Nam's cousin, Lee Han-Young, was assassinated by North Korean agents in 1997 after defecting to South Korea via Switzerland in 1982. The local newspaper said that four cars belonging to the No...More..

Trump's trust in Flynn had been eroding: White House spokesman
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Trump's trust in Flynn had been eroding: White House spokesman

But for months, the ties between Russian Federation and Trump and his team have accumulated, bit by sobering bit. " They did not discuss anything having to do with the United States' decision to expel diplomat...More..

Kim Jong-Un's Brother 'Killed By Two Female Spies' In Airport
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Kim Jong-Un's Brother 'Killed By Two Female Spies' In Airport

The officials requested that the body be released to them right away, but Malaysia rejected the request, several sources said. According to the Mail , in 2011 a North Korean agent tried to assassinate Ki...More..

The Russian leaks: What we know and don't know
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Russian leaks: What we know and don't know

Facing renewed questions and investigations about contacts between his associates and Russian Federation over last year's election, President Trump denounced "conspiracy theories" that he claims are being spun ...More..

Insane drone footage shows massive damage and flooding at California's Oroville Dam
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Insane drone footage shows massive damage and flooding at California's Oroville Dam

On Sunday, Butte County Sheriff's department said that the auxiliary spillway also suffered "severe" damage through its use. Engineers anxious the fast-moving water could undercut the 1,730 foot concrete li...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Schumer Calls for Independent Probe of Flynn

Who else from the Trump administration, transition, or campaign had contact with the Russians? "The White House counsel cannot lead this investigation, and the new attorney general cannot - Jeff Sessions cann...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Trump Blasts Media Over 'Russian Connection,' Suggests Obama Was Soft On Moscow

In a brief press conference with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Washington on Wednesday (Thursday AEDT), Trump indirectly responded to the claims by lashing intelligence agencies for "criminal" l...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The White House Is Already In Flames

While it remains unclear just how high ranking these aides were or whether there was any coordination with the Russian efforts to hack the election, the very fact that Trump officials were in regular contact wi...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

US Spy Agencies, FBI Probing Trump Team's Russia Calls, Officials Say

Flynn - had frequent contacts with Russian Federation during and after the 2016 campaign. Leading congressional Republicans have joined calls by Democrats for a deeper look at contacts between President Donal...More..

Lake Oroville critical to Calif. water system
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Lake Oroville critical to Calif. water system

Almost 200,000 people, who evacuated Sunday over fears that a damaged spillway at Lake Oroville could fail and unleash a wall of water, have to stay away indefinitely while officials race to fix it before mor...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Trump Tax Returns: Oversight Committee Won't Seek President's Returns

The 1924 law gives congressional committees that set tax policy the power to examine tax returns. New Jersey Democrat Bill Pascrell, a member of the committee, recently sent Brady a letter arguing that Ways a...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Kangaroos, zebras found at homes evacuated in California dam crisis

Nielsen says he's part of a federal investigation now underway to find out why officials ignored warning signs at the dam more than a decade ago. The lake was at 889 feet Tuesday noon. Officials, however, are p...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Russia-backed malware can now target Macs

The group - known in the security industry under different names including Fancy Bear, Pawn Storm, and APT28 - has been operating for nearly a decade. In all other instances, the malware waits for an internet c...More..

Port Hills fires: What you need to know
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Port Hills fires: What you need to know

The south side of Cashmere Road between Kennedy's Bush Road and Hoon Hay Valley Road is also being evacuated. The Civil Defence are advising locals who have any concerns about their safety to leave their home...More..

Russia Urges Trump to Keep Campaign Pledge to Improve Relations
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Russia Urges Trump to Keep Campaign Pledge to Improve Relations

Conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh claims that the resignation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn is part of a "political assassination" plot - perhaps orchestrated by President Bara...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

SC woman found chained in shipping container to appear on Dr. Phil

In the " Dr. Phil " interview with Phil McGraw that aired this week , Brown discussed what she remembered from her time in captivity as well as her memories of her boyfriend's death, which she says she witne...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 reportedly code-named Baikal

The tablet will come in two variants with SM-T820 and SM-T825 model numbers. As per Cnet , the new Galaxy phone will be coming with a hefty battery capacity and would be taking all precautions not to repeat th...More..