Donald Trump is considering another travel ban

Mr Trump could consider turning to the Supreme Court but may struggle to get the minimum five justices out of eight he needs to overturn the US Court of Appeal's ruling , according to the Associated Press, which now has four conservative and fo... More..

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9th Circuit Judge Wants Another Vote over Trump Travel Ban Decision

The government could ask the entire 9th Circuit court to review the decision " en banc " or appeal directly to the U.S. Supreme Court. The fight over Donald Trump's controversial travel ban on citizen...More..

Law And Executive Orders: Trump Aims To Reduce Crime
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Law And Executive Orders: Trump Aims To Reduce Crime

But Trump has, in the past, misstated crime statistics or not presented them in the proper context, presenting a somewhat bleaker view than perhaps is warranted. Contending that the United States can not reduce...More..

New York City man admits to plotting to help Islamic State
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

New York City man admits to plotting to help Islamic State

Fareed Mumuni, 22, was suspected of plotting an attack using a pressure cooker bomb with co-defendant Munther Omar el-Saleh in 2015. Fareed Mumuni, 22, pleaded guilty in a Brooklyn federal court to five count...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

AIADMK Presidium Chairman switches to Panneerselvam's camp

Later, the political battle began in the party and attacks and counterattacks from both sides started coming in media from both faction of the party. While "caretaker" Chief Minister Panneerselvam sought to w...More..

Japan's prime minister meets Donald Trump-again
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Japan's prime minister meets Donald Trump-again

Halper asked for Trump's comments on the court ruling that held off his travel ban and asked Abe for his thoughts on the US president's decision to drop out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, of which Japan...More..

Putin and Trump go nuclear in explosive first phone call
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Putin and Trump go nuclear in explosive first phone call

It limits the deployment of land- and submarine-based missiles as well as nuclear bombers - the so-called nuclear triad that Trump was also unaware of - and it gives the former Cold War rivals until February 20...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

AIADMK Crisis: Guv seeks legal opinion after meeting Panneerselvam, Sasikala

The drama leading to Panneerselvam's open revolt against Sasikala began around 9.10pm at Jayalalithaa's burial site in Marina Beach, where he had gone to pay homage to the late leader. AIADMK MLAs elect VK Sasi...More..

Trump's own Supreme Court nominee criticizes his tweets against federal judge
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Trump's own Supreme Court nominee criticizes his tweets against federal judge

He offered no evidence of a misrepresentation and did not explain why several people had been able to confirm the judge made the comments . Blumenthal met privately with Gorsuch on Capitol Hill Feb. Mr Blume...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Justice Will Win, Says O. Panneerselvam After Meeting Governor Vidyasagar Rao

AIADMK MPs from Namakkal and Krishnagiri, P.R. Sundaram and K Ashok Kumar today extended support to Panneerselvam, who has raised a banner of revolt against Sasikala. "AIADMK legislator V Maithreyan ailed Panne...More..

Trump Travel Ban Appeals Ruling Not Likely to Be Issued Today
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Trump Travel Ban Appeals Ruling Not Likely to Be Issued Today

Trump's refugee and Muslim ban would have done even more damage to the lives of the tens of thousands of people whose world was turned upside down by the president's executive order". "EO" is a common acronym f...More..

Police officer killed during anti-government protests in Iraq capital
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Police officer killed during anti-government protests in Iraq capital

A police official confirmed to AFP that 11 people had been injured, but did not confirm a death. Al-Sadr has called for protests with a view to changing the election panel, who says its members were not suite...More..

Trump flip-flops, agrees to honour 'one China' policy
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Trump flip-flops, agrees to honour 'one China' policy

China's Lantern Festival takes place this Saturday, February 11. According to Chinese media, Xi told Trump that he appreciated Washington's adherence to the one-China policy and reiterated how central it ...More..

Donald Trump slams USA judiciary, his Supreme Court nominee hits back
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Donald Trump slams USA judiciary, his Supreme Court nominee hits back

In a series of tweets last week, Trump criticized a federal judge in Seattle who blocked his order nationwide with a temporary restraining order. "People all across the political spectrum should love the ...More..

Donald Trump Contacts Xi Jinping for First Time as President by Letter
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Donald Trump Contacts Xi Jinping for First Time as President by Letter

President Trump and his administration will honor the "one China" policy while in office, according to the White House . Chinese officials on Thursday heaped praise on President Trump for sending New Year's ...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Sasikala Shepherds 130 AIADMK Leaders To Undisclosed Location: 10 Points

She refuted the claims made by Panneerselvam that he was forced to resign to facilitate her coronation as the Chief Minister. He said they have the "blessings" of late Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. Rao, holding ...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Set Back to Sasikala, Governor Denies Swearing In

He expressed his willingness to stand again for the post of chief minister and party general secretary if the AIADMK wanted him. "Our late Amma faced several difficulties in running the party and now we are als...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

TN Education Minister Pandiarajan joins Panneerselvam camp

Tamil Nadu's governor is still evaluating the legal opinion on V.K. Sasikala's claim to the chief minister post, while several MLAs from the Panneerselvam camp have approached the Election Commission. Sasikala,...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

The US blocks former Palestinian PM from United Nations mission

The Palestinians condemned as "blatant discrimination" Saturday Washington's decision to block the appointment of their former prime minister Salam Fayyad as United Nations peace envoy to Libya. She added, "Goi...More..

Kellyanne Conway urges people to 'go buy Ivanka's stuff'
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Kellyanne Conway urges people to 'go buy Ivanka's stuff'

I fully, I'm gonna just going to give a free commercial here. "Go buy it today". "You can find it online". Later in the day, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was asked in the daily White House briefi...More..

DeVos Opponents Block Her from Entering Public School
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

DeVos Opponents Block Her from Entering Public School

Before DeVos arrived, several dozen parents, teachers and others had gathered to show support for public schools. One person was arrested; DC Metro police are reportedly determining whether DeVos was physic...More..

Man trapped in India for 56 years returns to China
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Man trapped in India for 56 years returns to China

MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup made it clear that Wang Qi and his family members arrived in Beijing a short while ago. Wang Qi, 77, along with his son Vishnu Wang, daughter-in-law Neha and grand daughter, Kh...More..

VK Sasikala seeks appointment with Tamil Nadu Governor
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

VK Sasikala seeks appointment with Tamil Nadu Governor

Panneerselvam has been claiming he has the support of a majority of party MLAs and that he would prove his strength on the floor of the house, but not disclosed the number of AIADMK legislators supporting him. ...More..

Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo rushed to hospital after auto crash
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo rushed to hospital after auto crash

Beata Szydlo was flown by helicopter to Warsaw for medical tests, but doctors and her spokesman said she was not badly hurt. Two security agents were also injured in the incident, which took place near the so...More..

South African MPs Protest President Zuma, Brawl Erupts
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

South African MPs Protest President Zuma, Brawl Erupts

More than 400 extra members of the military had been drafted in to increase security during his speech. Prior to the fracas, EFF MPs were trying to thwart the scheduled State of the Nation address by Zuma , ...More..

Mossack and Fonseca of Panama leak case arrested
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Mossack and Fonseca of Panama leak case arrested

The law firm - Mossack Fonseca - central to the Panama Papers revelation previous year have been arrested, according to a report in The Guardian. As prosecutors conducted a surprise raid on the Mossack Fonsec...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Claudio Ranieri: 'Demarai Gray not guaranteed starting role'

Ranieri, who oversaw the most unlikely title victory in Premier League history with the Foxes last season, has come under pressure in recent weeks with Leicester in 16th position and just one point above the ...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

AIADMK is now under Panneerselvam's control: former MP

Accepting Panneerselvam's resignation, the Governor had on February 6 asked him to continue till alternative arrangements were made. AIADMK MPs from Namakkal and Krishnagiri, P.R. She asserted that all the pa...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Federal court maintains freeze on Trump's travel ban

To rule on the Government's motion, we must consider several factors, including whether the Government has shown that it is likely to succeed on the merits of its appeal, the degree of hardship caused by a stay...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

'TN Governor will decide after detailed deliberations'

The MLAs were taken to the resort in luxury buses, a day after caretaker chief minister O Panneerselvam alleged that Sasikala had forced him to resign. On the other hand, Sasikala expelled party presidium chair...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Top AIADMK leader backs OPS, says he is the real leader

Meanwhile, Panneerselvam hit back at Sasikala for calling him a "traitor" accusing the former of playing 'dirty tricks, ' adding that she instigated several ministers to give interviews to declare her as the ch...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Marshall County district attorney appointed to Alabama AG post

Attorney General Jeff Sessions, despite the fact that Strange has reportedly been investigating Bentley for many months in connection with a sordid sex scandal. Marshall has served as the District Attorney for ...More..

IEA Tracks 40 Percent Compliance Rate For Non-OPEC Deal Participants
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

IEA Tracks 40 Percent Compliance Rate For Non-OPEC Deal Participants

The U.S. oil industry took major hits during the price downturn that began in 2014, as global supply remained well ahead of demand and OPEC pumped at high levels to undermine competition outside the cartel. In ...More..

Dakota Johnson more comfortable with 'Fifty Shades...' sequel
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Dakota Johnson more comfortable with 'Fifty Shades...' sequel

Perhaps most powerfully, though, women's absence as storytellers severely limits the narrative warp and woof of the movies themselves, and we need only travel to the local multiplex to see the evidence. "For a ...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Trump administration is considering a new, narrower travel ban, officials say

Judge Richard Clifton, Judge William Canby and Judge Michelle Friedland from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. Issued without warning on Jan 27, the executive order disrupted travel, drew prote...More..