SP leader Shivpal Yadav to meet CM Adityanath today

A promise of complete loan waiver was made to the farmers, he said. "When the UPA government could waive off 72 thousand then why can't the Modi government?". Another farmer added that this initiative would decrease the suicide cases being witnesse... More..

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House Intel Leaders Clash on Scheduling of Key Testimony
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

House Intel Leaders Clash on Scheduling of Key Testimony

Nunes had said he'd canceled the public hearing so that Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey and the director of the National Security Agency, Adm. " That was not in our view in the public...More..

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GST Bills in Rajya Sabha today

The GST, which has widely been regarded as a One Nation, One Tax regime would create a single nationwide market. Tax authorities are likely to assign a higher portion of the value on goods or services which att...More..

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Trump once said he would bomb North Korea's nuclear reactors

Most North Korean missiles use liquid propellant, which generally must be added to the missile on the launch pad before firing. Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff say in a statement that the missile fired from the...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Mitch McConnell: GOP evening the score by using 'nuclear option' for Gorsuch

He says he regrets a further division in the Senate, but insists Gorsuch is well-qualified and deserves a vote. Senators are not merely allowed to filibuster against judicial nominees they deem to be inapprop...More..

Gay rights organizations hail court ruling as
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Gay rights organizations hail court ruling as "game changer"

A federal appeals court in Chicago has ruled the 1964 Civil Rights Act does protect LGBT employees from workplace discrimination. In an opinion concurring with the majority, Judge Richard Posner wrote that ch...More..

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White House: 'The Clock Has Now Run Out' on North Korea

The initial USA and South Korean assessments indicated it was a KN-15 medium-range missile, whose first publicly known test in February was considered by many foreign experts as a potentially worrying developme...More..

UN Security Council eyes condemnation of Assad regime for Syria attack
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

UN Security Council eyes condemnation of Assad regime for Syria attack

Trump did not indicated any future plans in saying that attack "is reprehensible and can not be ignored by the civilized world". Previously the White House has said its sole focus in Syria is defeating the j...More..

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To beat liquor ban, Rajasthan denotifies state highways

The apex court said prohibition would reduce the increasing number of highway accidents. The liquor industry has also planned a similar move challenging the apex court order banning sale of liquor within 500 ...More..

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6 arrested for terrorism in wake of St. Petersburg bombing

That supports the theory that Russian Federation is facing a new kind of threat , from violent Islamists who blend into society and are not part of established jihadi groups, and are therefore much harder for ...More..

Gas Attack 'Very Much' Changed 'My Attitude Toward Syria and Assad'
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Gas Attack 'Very Much' Changed 'My Attitude Toward Syria and Assad'

This photo provided on Tuesday April 4, 2017, by the Syrian anti-government activist group Edlib Media Center, that is consistent with independent AP reporting, shows a man carrying a child following a suspecte...More..

More births expected for Muslims than Christians worldwide
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

More births expected for Muslims than Christians worldwide

And by 2060, the total number of Muslims and Christians is expected to near parity, with the number of Muslim individuals reaching approximately 3.0 billion (31% of the world's population) and the number of Chr...More..

Yogi Adityanath spells out the core mantra for all his ministers
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Yogi Adityanath spells out the core mantra for all his ministers

All farmers will be paid for harvests immediately, with the money going directly to their bank accounts, Sidharth Nath Singh said. Surya Pratap Shahi, the Minister for Agriculture, shared with media that as s...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Conflicting Reports Emerge on Death of ISIS Second-in-Command in Airstrike

In the recording, armed extremists are hiding Mosul villagers in a building and then firing from there to provoke the response of Western coalition aircraft against that building, the spokesman said. During his...More..

China protests over Dalai Lama's border area visit
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

China protests over Dalai Lama's border area visit

His remarks came after Chinese state media said India is using the Dalai Lama as a diplomatic leverage to challenge China's "bottom line". The ante was upped when Arunachal chief minister and recent BJP entrant...More..

Perry, Haley added to Security Council principals committee
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Perry, Haley added to Security Council principals committee

An official says Bannon was only on board to oversee now-ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's work to "deoperationalize" the National Security Council from the broad purview it had under Susan Ric...More..

After Cyclone Debbie, China replaces Australian coal with US cargoes
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

After Cyclone Debbie, China replaces Australian coal with US cargoes

Force majeure is a commercial term that means a buyer or seller can not fulfill their obligations because of outside forces. The damage prompted BHP to declare "force majeure" on coking coal deliveries Wedn...More..

Russian investigators confirm metro bomber as Akbarjon Djalilov
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Russian investigators confirm metro bomber as Akbarjon Djalilov

Petersburg, which killed nine people and caused suffering and grief to many people", the archbishop said in an April 3 statement . Kaverin, who has worked at the Saint Petersburg metro for 15 years, will b...More..

Spain says won't veto if Scotland tries to join EU
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Spain says won't veto if Scotland tries to join EU

When pressed on what further options Sturgeon could deploy should the Prime Minister, as expected, continues to reject the demand for a second independence poll, the First Minister said she has a "clear plan" b...More..

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North Korea fires ballistic missile

For its part, Beijing appears focused more on atmospherics and slogans. "It very well may be a bluff that is meant to convince us that a unilateral preemptive strike is impractical, unrealistic and unwise", S...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Blaming Assad, Trump says Syria attack 'cannot be tolerated'

A Syrian opposition group said renewed airstrikes hit the town of Khan Sheikhoun a day after the attack, which the Trump administration and others have blamed on the government of President Bashar Assad, as...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

I would not go into Syria

Trump said the attack was "so horrific" and noted that it had killed "innocent people, small children and even handsome little babies". "It's urgent that we respond, and it's not enough to that we cast concer...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Trump, Jordan leader meet amid pressure to respond on Syria chemical attack

Images are being shared on social media conveying humanitarian and political messages in light of the suspected chemical attack in Syria's northern Idlib province on Tuesday. Earlier, the United States envoy...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Syria attack symptoms consistent with nerve agent use

The president said that something had to be done. USA ambassador and council president , Nikki Hayley, gave an impassioned call to action, holding up photographs of children foaming at the mouth as evidence ...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Tornado hits Georgia as rain, hail pelts Southeast

Some years go by with no 10% tornado risk forecast. Put as many walls as possible between you and the outside. The Federal Aviation Administration temporarily halted flights to Atlanta's worldwide airport f...More..

Man offers $10K to Tennessee teen if she can escape from kidnapper
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Man offers $10K to Tennessee teen if she can escape from kidnapper

Late Thursday, investigators obtained surveillance images from a Walmart on East I-240 Service Road from the afternoon of March 15th, showing Tad Cummins and Elizabeth Thomas shopping at the store. The wife h...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

BMW, Allstate pull ads from 'O'Reilly Factor' after harassment report

More advertisers have removed spots from Fox News host Bill O'Reilly's show in the wake of a New York Times investigation that found Fox News and O'Reilly paid off even more alleged sexual harassment v...More..

Boulder weather: Sunny skies with a high of 54
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Boulder weather: Sunny skies with a high of 54

Some of these storms are strong to severe. Wednesday afternoon we will see sunny skies with highs below normal in the upper 60s/ low 70s and winds out of the northwest at 5-15 miles per hour. Highs are proj...More..

Gonzaga holds off SC, advances to National Championship Game
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Gonzaga holds off SC, advances to National Championship Game

The top-seeded Bulldogs must have believers now after assuring itself a trip to its first championship game with a 77-73 Final Four victory Saturday night against No. The last team to win a national title in ...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

North Korea 'hackers target banks in 18 countries'

Last year, security researchers also noticed similarities between coding techniques the group used in its banking heists and those used in the 2014 Sony hack, which the USA has blamed on North Korea. In anger...More..

Man beaten to death by cow vigilantes in Rajasthan
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Man beaten to death by cow vigilantes in Rajasthan

The BJP has enacted cow-protection rules in several states - most recently in Uttarakhand - in line with the policy within the party as well as in its parent organisation, the RSS. If it happens, we will hang...More..

Trump decries chemical attack in Syria
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Trump decries chemical attack in Syria

Russian Federation stood by its ally Damascus on Wednesday ahead of a UN Security Council meeting to address accusations the Syrian government launched a chemical weapons attack that killed scores of civilians....More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Trump defends Fox News host O'Reilly as 'good person'

Mackris would never work in television news again. The president insisted that the Fox host should not have settled the cases. Like Mackris, Diamond had recorded her phone conversations with O'Reilly, which her...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

United Nations confirms that war crimes have not halted in Syria

Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the UN, says the attacks have "all the hallmarks" of Assad's government and the US may take action if the UN Security Council fails to act. The New York Times noted that w...More..

Inclement Weather Suspends Practice Rounds At The Masters
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Inclement Weather Suspends Practice Rounds At The Masters

With violent storms forecast, McIlroy got up early Wednesday to squeeze in another nine holes. If he bites, and tries to force a draw for the first time in 2017, or starts leaving the driver in the bag with the...More..