TTV Dinakaran concedes defeat as AIADMK shuns out him and Sasikala

Panneerselvam is ready to unite the AIADMK provided the family of now jailed leader V.K. Sasikala is kept out of the party. Jayakumar on Tuesday night announced that AIADMK ministers had chose to keep Sasikala, Dinakaran and their family members ou... More..

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Whistleblower BSF trooper dismissed from service
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Whistleblower BSF trooper dismissed from service

The action against Yadav has been taken under the BSF Act which is applicable to all the personnel serving the para-military. Tej Bahadur was unceremoniously dismissed from service by a Staff Court Martial on...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

UK MPs ready to approve snap poll on 8 June

May said Tuesday that the divisions in Parliament explained her change of heart on an early election. Her Conservatives command a slender majority of 17 seats in Parliament, but opinion polls show May's pop...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Georgia House race heads to high-stakes runoff as Trump weighs in

Democrats saw it as an opportunity to drive a wedge between Trump and congressional Republicans fearful that he could drag down the party in the 2018 midterms - while also delivering a psychic boost to an energ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Labour MPs set to be granted automatic reselection as candidates

Agreement to rule out so-called "trigger ballots" - which would require Labour MPs to secure 50% backing from constituency activists or face a selection contest - came late on Tuesday, after reports that leader...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

US Supreme Court stops execution of Arkansas death row inmate

Supreme Court has the final say and has decided not to lift the stay at this time", she said . The U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments in the Alabama case on April 24. Davis was convicted of...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Uma Bharti defiant and 'proud'

Pravin Togadia, head of the VHP, one of the main participants in the Ram Temple movement in Ayodhya, said if the demolition of a "structure that was built by a foreign invader by demolishing original Hindu st...More..

Pence threatens North Korea with overwhelming response
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence threatens North Korea with overwhelming response

The focus of his trip is expected to shift in Japan to trade. North Korea has scoffed at the idea of military intervention by outside nations to stop their nuclear testing. "America has played a certain role in...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

'The sword stands ready': US VP Mike Pence warns North Korea

The video ended with a picture of the American flag in flames, overlapping row after row of white crosses in a cemetery. On Sunday, as part of celebrations to mark the birthday of late North Korean founder K...More..

Vijay Mallya arrested, granted bail: Extradition won't be easy, says legal experts
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Vijay Mallya arrested, granted bail: Extradition won't be easy, says legal experts

Earlier this year, India began formal proceedings to extradite Mr. Mallya, wanted in connection with a number of charges, including defaulting on loans amounting to Rs. Coming down heavily on the Centre over V...More..

The IMF just boosted its growth forecast for Britain's economy to 2%
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

The IMF just boosted its growth forecast for Britain's economy to 2%

It, however, revised up its unemployment rate forecast for the country at 6.1 percent in 2018. Concerned about the impact of demonetisation on the economy, the International Monetary Fund had in January trimm...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Early results show defeat for Jakarta's Christian governor

The verse had been used by his opponents in the world's most-populous Muslim country to argue that Muslims should not vote for a non-Muslim leader. Police said 15 people were detained following disturbances a...More..

Egypt's Coptic Church buries victims of Tanta bombing
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Egypt's Coptic Church buries victims of Tanta bombing

The deadly attack occurred on Palm Sunday, which commemorates the entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem. The priest of St. George's Church in the northern Egyptian city of Tanta, where a suicide bomber kille...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Canadian lawmakers call for legalizing recreational marijuana

The new legislation paves the way for the country to become the first in the G7 to fully legalise the drug, reports CNN. But keep in mind that until marijuana is legalized next year, all existing laws surrou...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

USA vows 'overwhelming' response to N Korea

On Sunday, as part of celebrations to mark the birthday of late North Korean founder Kim Il Sung , state television aired a concert which included a video showing the USA engulfed in flames. The Bush administr...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Allied Syrian groups form civilian council to run Raqqa

The city of Raqqa, which lies on the northern bank of the Euphrates River, was overrun by Daesh terrorists in March 2013, and was proclaimed the center for most of the Takfiris' administrative and control tasks...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

On Wednesday, they both turned up the heat. In an interview with - where else - Fox & Friends, Trump kept referring to North Korea's dictator, Kim Jong-Un, as "this gentleman" and referred to Bill Clinton's m...More..

North Korea warns of 'ruthless blow' if provoked by US
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

North Korea warns of 'ruthless blow' if provoked by US

On Thursday, the European Union unveiled a set of sanctions against the North focusing on restricting investments not just in nuclear and ballistic missile technologies but also in other sectors, such as the co...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Israel Refuses to Negotiate With Palestinian Prisoners on Hunger Strike

The publication of the article marked the beginning of a hunger strike by hundreds of Palestinians jailed in Israel seeking more favorable conditions. The Prisons Service did not initially comment on his st...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

'Real' Brexit talks to start after June 8 election

So far, and it is early days, investors think May will end up with a bigger majority in Parliament, giving her a potentially stronger hand in the Brexit negotiations with the other 27 European Union states. C...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

US VP Mike Pence reassures Japan of US resolve against North Korea

Despite this, Han Song-ryol, North Korea's deputy foreign minister, told the BBC that the North would continue its missile tests, "on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis", warning that if the U.S. Asked abou...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

U.S. says chemical weapons attack in Syria was 'war crime'

Trump is increasing pressure on Russian President Vladimir Putin to abandon Assad while Tillerson is in Moscow. Nikki Haley, ., said, " Russia once again has chosen to side with Assad, even as the rest of ...More..

Three killed in California shooting spree
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Three killed in California shooting spree

Dyer said Tuesday's victims were all white males - as was the security guard - and one was shot while sitting in the passenger seat of a vehicle. Kori Ali Muhammad , 39, was also wanted in connection with th...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence to Focus on Trade With Japan

Pyongyang launched a ballistic missile test earlier this month ahead of the first U.S. Its aim is to be able to put a nuclear warhead on an intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach targets around the...More..

Mahmoud Abbas to meet Trump at White House
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Mahmoud Abbas to meet Trump at White House

President Donald Trump will welcome Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (mahk-MOOD' ah-BAHS') next month. Mahmoud Abbas will visit Washington on May 3. Palestinians oppose that settlement-building because t...More..

Saskatchewan RCMP charge woman with human smuggling relating to refugees
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Saskatchewan RCMP charge woman with human smuggling relating to refugees

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said it intercepted a 43-year-old woman driving nine people across the US border into the western province of Saskatchewan on Friday night. But numbers of asylum seekers crossi...More..

Verizon Center to Host 2019 NCAA March Madness Games
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Verizon Center to Host 2019 NCAA March Madness Games

This upcoming fall will mark the ninth time where the Bald Eagles have served as the host site for the Division II regional meet. It was the first time St. In 2011 and 2015, the first and second rounds of the N...More..

Children flock to Auburn's Easter egg hunts
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Children flock to Auburn's Easter egg hunts

Of course the Easter bunny also made an appearance to take pictures and hand out balloons. Calvary fellowship's annual Easter egg hunt is a sweet end to Easter services in West Hartford. But everything they'r...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Theresa May's June 8 snap election approved by Parliament

Opinion polls give them a big lead over the Labour opposition, and May is gambling that an election will deliver her a personal mandate from voters and produce a bigger Conservative majority in Parliament. Euro...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United States officials blame Russian inaction for poison gas attack in Syria

Meanehile, US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said he was preparing further economic sanctions against Syria. Russian Federation says UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's canceling of a trip to Moscow foll...More..

Egypts Parl votes unanimously in favour of state of emergency
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Egypts Parl votes unanimously in favour of state of emergency

Egyptian priests react during the funeral of victims of the Palm Sunday bombings , at St. Mina Coptic Orthodox Monastery "Deir Mar Mina" in Alexandria , Egypt April 10, 2017. The group later released a vi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

US VP Pence says to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

The United States has more than 28,000 troops in South Korea and powerful assets at sea and in air bases around the region, but North Korea has artillery within range of Seoul. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Fresno Shooter Charged With Four Counts Of Murder

He says Muhammad told police he wanted to be known as someone who killed many white people and not just a security guard. The suspect, Kori Ali Muhammad , who is black, yelled "Allahu Akbar" (God is greatest) ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Turkey Referendum: EU Calls on Ankara to Probe Voting Bias

On 16 April, slightly over 51 percent of Turkish voters agreed to constitutional amendments that give greater executive powers to president Recep Tayyip Erdogan. "The legal framework... remained inadequate fo...More..

UK Labour Leader Corbyn Welcomes June 8 Snap Poll Decision
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

UK Labour Leader Corbyn Welcomes June 8 Snap Poll Decision

Live TV debates took place for the first time in a United Kingdom general election in 2010, with three clashes between the leaders of the three biggest national parties, Gordon Brown, David Cameron and Nick C...More..