Delhi Police serves summons to Dhinakaran

To a question on the possible merger of his faction with that of Chief Minister K Palaniswami, he said talks will be held and conclusions arrived at "as per the desire of people". Around Rs 100 crore had been distributed by the Sasikala faction of AI... More..

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Gizzi: Will Trump Wage War on Ossoff in House Race?

Jon Ossoff, the Democratic candidate, won about 48% of the vote, while Karen Handel , his closest Republican challenger, secured roughly 20% in a more crowded GOP field. Tuesday's special election didn't even ...More..

Appealing for calm, China says U.S. wants talks on North Korea
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Appealing for calm, China says U.S. wants talks on North Korea

The American vice president is on a 10-day trip to Asia that has been dominated by the North Korea issue. He visited South Korea earlier and will head to Indonesia after his stop in Japan. But his words aboar...More..

President Trump's changing views on foreign policy
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

President Trump's changing views on foreign policy

Russia, importantly, can at least tolerate this limited attack on its ally Assad. Russian Federation is likely to veto the resolution. "Every time Assad has crossed the line of human decency, Russian Federa...More..

Australia visa cut to hit Indian IT workers
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Australia visa cut to hit Indian IT workers

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull took to Facebook to reveal the changes, announcing that a new short-term migration scheme would replace 457 visas by March 2018. Stricter labour market testing for foreign wo...More..

Pence In South Korea, Visits DMZ And US Troops
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence In South Korea, Visits DMZ And US Troops

Pyongyang has been a main focus of his visit and public speeches so far, during which he's stuck fast to the United States message that the "era of strategic patience is over". "It's not all win for China", s...More..

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High stakes Georgia runoff could test Trump's clout

Ossoff led an 18-candidate field of Republicans, Democrats and independents, the entire slate placed on a single ballot to choose a successor to Republican Tom Price , who resigned to join Trump's administrat...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Dem senator says his party will restore 60-vote Supreme Court filibuster

The third missing man was Mitch McConnell , the Republican majority leader in the Senate, who ignored Obama's words and took an audacious gamble. Gorsuch's confirmation will return the court to a balance of ...More..

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What Trump's Taxes Would Not Show About His Finances02:37

Critics of President Trump kept up calls Tuesday for the release of his tax returns, an issue that has hung over him since early on in the campaign. Amid President Trump's effort to overhaul the tax system, D...More..

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Palestinian Intifada Leader Announces Hunger Strike Via the New York Times

Peace talks on the creation of a Palestinian state between Israel and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas broke down in 2014. The Israel Prison Service expects the number of striking prisoners to increase i...More..

International Monetary Fund warns of growing risks to improving global recovery
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

International Monetary Fund warns of growing risks to improving global recovery

However, the IMF's forecast for the Canadian economy this year is lower than the one projected last week by the Bank of Canada. For Brazil, the Fund forecasts a 0.2% growth for this year and of 1.7% in the ne...More..

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British Prime Minister Theresa May defends decision to call snap election

Three weekend opinion polls put the Conservatives about 20 points ahead of Labour, and if translated into votes , this could give May an "election landslide" with a majority of more than 100, according to an a...More..

O'Reilly loses his job at Fox News Channel
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

O'Reilly loses his job at Fox News Channel

Tucker Carlson is assuming the 8 p.m. ET time slot beginning Monday, with " The Five " moving to Carlson's 9 p.m. slot. "I understand how hard this has been for many of you", Rupert Murdoch said in a mem...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Allies silent, jibes in China over US carrier mix-up

Confusion over the deployment of a United States aircraft carrier continued to roil South Korea on April 19 following the revelation that the Carl Vinson Strike Group, initially announced by the U.S. China ...More..

Afghan officials: United States bomb killed more ISIL fighters than thought
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Afghan officials: United States bomb killed more ISIL fighters than thought

The spokesman for the provincial governor, Attullah Khogyani, also spoke of "90 Daesh fighters killed". "Our team is in the area and they are doing clearance, so the figure might change as they find more bodi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Ben Te'o selected in Lions squad to tour New Zealand

Warburton revealed he found out the news while in a auto park last Thursday. I was just in the supermarket auto park, my wife was getting some bread and milk. "I think he'll be under no doubt that he knows his ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull scraps visa for skilled foreign workers

A total of 23,205 Irish citizens were in Australia on temporary visas on June 30th 2015, while current holders will be unaffected by the move. Turnbull's statement resonated the stance taken by the Trump admi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Ministers Fear, Want To Keep Me Out Of AIADMK: Dinakaran

Panneerselvam's camp told The Hindu that they expect the other faction to come up with a proper plan of action to fulfil the promise, a minister in the government said they are yet to form the committee for n...More..

North Korea Displays New Missiles
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

North Korea Displays New Missiles

By Friday, the world had begun to brace itself for a potential war should the USA respond to any weapons testing with a unilateral strike. "It's presumed to be a new ICBM", a Seoul official was quoted as sayi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Labour 'campaigning to win', says Jeremy Corbyn amid General Election move

Theresa May's decision to seek a general election on Thursday 8 June has paved the way for a repeat of the contest between Labour's Neil Coyle and Lib Dem veteran Sir Simon Hughes in Bermondsey & Old Southwar...More..

Theresa May: No change in Gibraltar without people's consent
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Theresa May: No change in Gibraltar without people's consent

The UK can not sign a free-trade deal with the European Union until after it leaves, and May accepts there will have to be transitional arrangements to bridge the gap. Mr Barnier - who was chastised by Ulster U...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

USS Carl Vinson was sent to Indian Ocean, not Korean Peninsula

Chamber of Commerce in Japan. "We're sending an armada", Trump said at the time. Analysts said at the time that the carrier group's goal could be to shoot down "some number" of ballistic missiles if they ...More..

Tom Brady Shares Why He's Missing White House Visit
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Tom Brady Shares Why He's Missing White House Visit

No team has been this good for this long. Defensive Tackle Alan Branch told The Boston Globe that he was skipping the event because he was disturbed by Trump's sexist comments captured in an Access Hollywoo...More..

Rahul Gandhi: Poll violence shows failure of BJP-PDP alliance
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Rahul Gandhi: Poll violence shows failure of BJP-PDP alliance

After the recently held by by-polls that saw a vote percentage of about 7 per cent at the cost of 8 lives, the PDP has appealed to the Election Commission to postpone the Anantnag by-poll. Figures show only 6.5...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pence in Japan, turning focus to trade

It should be noted also that China's approach also reflects divergent ideas about possible futures for North Korea. Thus far, Trump has tried to signal both resolve and ambiguity, suggesting at various times...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

China urges United States and North Korea to refrain from provoking each other

Choe Ryong Hae - believed to be the second-most powerful official in the country - in his address to the soldiers during the parade, blamed Donald Trump for " creating a war situation " in the Korean Peninsula ...More..

Emails highlight missteps in handling of dam crisis
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Emails highlight missteps in handling of dam crisis

But that, too, began breaking apart, and almost 200,000 people were suddenly ordered to evacuate. Dam managers responded by obtaining an uncommon exemption from the Army Corps of Engineers to bypass a rule that...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Turkey must investigate referendum doubts - European Commission

Getting back to business as usual, his cabinet swiftly extended by another three months the already nine-month state of emergency imposed after last July's failed coup. "We have an unequivocal rejection of the ...More..

Zara is forced to pull denim skirt featuring Pepe The Frog
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Zara is forced to pull denim skirt featuring Pepe The Frog

Twitter user Megan Fredette pointed out the skirt on Monday and wondered if Zara was aware of the frog's significance. 'Mario explores social interactions through his work and in his own words: "The idea ca...More..

Trump Offers Putin Full Support After St. Petersburg Bombing
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump Offers Putin Full Support After St. Petersburg Bombing

Russian President Vladimir Putin , who was in the city when the blast struck, visited the scene of the explosion yesterday and laid a bunch of red flowers at a makeshift shrine to the victims. The main suspect...More..

Turkey's electoral board rejects referendum appeals - statement
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Turkey's electoral board rejects referendum appeals - statement

Opposition parties have complained of a series of irregularities, particularly an electoral board decision to accept ballots without official stamps, as required by Turkish law. Unofficial results show a narrow...More..

China says conflict could break out at any moment over North Korea
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

China says conflict could break out at any moment over North Korea

Among the hardware on display appeared to be new intercontinental and submarine-launched ballistic missiles. Also on display was a powerful midrange missile that outside analysts call a "Musudan", and which can...More..

Will Ivanka's role in the White House pay dividends for her business?
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Will Ivanka's role in the White House pay dividends for her business?

Asked about Ivanka Trump's role in US-China relations, Lu said: "We always think highly of the people who are committed to promoting China-US friendship and cooperation, whether they are from the government o...More..

Zarif calls U.S. bombing of Syria unacceptable
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Zarif calls U.S. bombing of Syria unacceptable

On Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had a private, two-hour meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin , he didn't sound very optimistic afterward. president said it was "possible" that Russian F...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Alleged Facebook killer Steve Stephens found dead from self-inflicted gunshot

The video of the shooting was not broadcast live, as police originally reported. "I (expletive) up, man", he said. Would you join us by making a donation today to this important work? She said the chase slowe...More..