David Letterman takes on President Trump, late night show hosts

I thought, 'You stupid son of a b-h. He discusses his past history with the current POTUS, when Trump was just a "mogul" and a "joke of a wealthy guy", lauds Alec Baldwin's SNL performance in his parody of Trump, and says that comedy is one of th... More..

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China cuts its growth target to 6.5% for 2017
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

China cuts its growth target to 6.5% for 2017

China set a target of 6.5 to 7pc a year ago and ultimately achieved 6.7pc growth, supported by record bank loans, a speculative housing boom and billions in government investment. China has never caused harm to...More..

Turkey referendum: Germany acting like Nazis by blocking rallies, says Erdogan
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Turkey referendum: Germany acting like Nazis by blocking rallies, says Erdogan

Earlier, comments in Berlin by Turkey's justice minister Bekir Bozdag, who had been scheduled to address a meeting in the southwestern town of Gaggenau until it was cancelled on Thursday , reflected a broade...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Two-thirds of Americans want special prosecutor for Trump-Russia investigation

Democrats have widely called for totally "independent" special prosecutor for such an event, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), who said last Thursday he wanted to see an "impartial" speci...More..

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan's security tightened after threat from RSS
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan's security tightened after threat from RSS

Meanwhile the government has enhanced the security of BJP state president Kummanam Rajashekharan, Kanthapuram A.P. Aboobacker Musliyar, Muslim League leader Dr M.K. Sinha, who was reacting to the attacks on fou...More..

China jittery over Dalai Lama's planned visit to Arunachal Pradesh
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

China jittery over Dalai Lama's planned visit to Arunachal Pradesh

The Dalai Lama, now 81, has suggested he may not reincarnate, further complicating the situation. And in the interim, China went ahead and appointed its own Panchen Lama. I practice taking others' suspicion, ...More..

Pro-Trump Rallies Across America Stand up to Violence
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Pro-Trump Rallies Across America Stand up to Violence

The ubiquitous Make America Great Again hats were prominent at the pro-Trump rally Saturday March 4, 2017 at the state Capitol. The gatherings were to show support for President Donald Trump. "Anyone who ...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Palestinian militant killed in shootout

Israeli forces detained 420 Palestinians during the month of February, including 70 minors and 22 females, according to a statement released on Saturday by the Palestinian Prisoners' Centre for Studies. Israeli...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Poland puts forward rival candidate to EU's Tusk

Jacek Saryusz-Wolski was nominated by Warsaw to challenge the European Council President. When PiS officials floated the possible candidacy of Saryusz-Wolski as an alternative to Tusk earlier this week, Europ...More..

Large fire breaks out at vehicle scrapyard in Govan
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Large fire breaks out at vehicle scrapyard in Govan

Scottish Power thanked customers for their patience. Residents were urged to unplug all their electrical equipment and switch off central heating systems. The incident involved "a quantity of tyres and a numb...More..

Pakistanis carried out Mumbai attack: Ex-Pakistan NSA
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Pakistanis carried out Mumbai attack: Ex-Pakistan NSA

Durrani declined to divulge details, saying he was sacked by the Pakistani government for certain statements he made regarding the Mumbai attack. Union minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday said India's position on...More..

NYC neutral court a challenge for Heels looking to repeat ACC title
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

NYC neutral court a challenge for Heels looking to repeat ACC title

The Blue Devils (26-4) also played stellar defense on ACC player of the year Alexis Peterson. It's unlikely North Carolina lets that happen again. The No. Brown was named to the ACC Tournament First Team ...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

North Korea Fires Banned Ballistic Missiles Into Sea of Japan

On Feb. 12, it launched a new type of missile, named Pukkuksong-2, immediately after Japan-U.S. summit talks were held in the United States. The US has military forces in South Korea - a long-time adversary...More..

SCOTUS sends Gavin Grimm's case back to a lower court
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

SCOTUS sends Gavin Grimm's case back to a lower court

It asked the court the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit to look at the case again and decide what to do with it now that the transgender guidance is no longer on the books. The Trump administration's...More..

Russian real estate deals never materialized for Trump
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Russian real estate deals never materialized for Trump

The president continues to face pointed questions about members of his cabinet and their contact with Russian Federation. Just hours before Trump spoke, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister, Sergei Ryabkov, said ...More..

Isis: East Mosul residents under suspected chemical attack, says Red Cross
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Isis: East Mosul residents under suspected chemical attack, says Red Cross

Haider al-Maturi of the Federal Police Commandos Division told The Associated Press that IS militants dispatched at least six suicide vehicle bombs, which were all destroyed before reaching the troops. "If th...More..

Petition Seeks Release of Afghan Family Detained in US
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Petition Seeks Release of Afghan Family Detained in US

Soon after the incident, US district judge Josephine Staton issued a temporary restraining order restricting the government from removing the family from California. "It shocks the conscience", Inlender said in...More..

Thousands of Trump supporters stage rallies across U.S., some attract counter-protesters
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Thousands of Trump supporters stage rallies across U.S., some attract counter-protesters

Police had a hard time telling how many people gathered for the protest because of a farmer's market nearby, Officer Byron White said. Protesters continued to chant incantations, such as, "No Trump, no Pence"...More..

François Fillon fights for his political life in France's presidential election
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

François Fillon fights for his political life in France's presidential election

He added that "I made the first mistake, asking my wife to work for me". In the latest Kantar Sofres poll conducted between March 2 and 4, Le Pen is at 27 percent, Macron at 25, and Fillon on 17. Yet the scan...More..

Iran, Azerbaijan boost railway links to spur regional economy
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Iran, Azerbaijan boost railway links to spur regional economy

Mr. Aliyev for his part shared the view with the Leader that Iran and his country had had many common elements of culture and religion along with ethnically similar origin; "we have now excellent relations desp...More..

Russian Lunatic/Politician Proposes Utterly Mental Solution To Hooliganism At World Cup
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Russian Lunatic/Politician Proposes Utterly Mental Solution To Hooliganism At World Cup

Igor Lebedev, a member of the Russian parliament, recently introduced his new sport "fight", the Associated Press reported Sunday. Lebedev says it "could turn fans" aggression in a peaceful direction', acco...More..

Trump Faced With Decisions on Inherited Cyberwar Against North Korea's Missiles
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Trump Faced With Decisions on Inherited Cyberwar Against North Korea's Missiles

The minister added that Tokyo would cooperate with both Washington and Seoul and would call on other states to adhere to the UNSC resolutions prohibiting Pyongyang from conducting ballistic missile tests. "...More..

Indonesia Hosts Regional Summit Focused on Cooperation
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Indonesia Hosts Regional Summit Focused on Cooperation

Indonesia, as the current chair of IORA, will host the first-ever IORA Leaders' Summit on March 5-7 under the theme "Strengthening Maritime Cooperation for a Peaceful, Stable, and Prosperous Indian Ocean". Duri...More..

India's Tallest Flag Post Installed Near Attari Border
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

India's Tallest Flag Post Installed Near Attari Border

As the Tricolour was hoisted on the imposing iron mast, it became an instant attraction for the tourists, who took selfies and pictures to capture the flag in the background. Sources said that Pakistan has susp...More..

Questions raised over Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's tax return
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Questions raised over Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's tax return

Speaking on the Andrew Marr programme on Sunday he said he would not release his own returns like his predecessor George Osborne had done past year but said his tax affairs were "all perfectly regular and up to...More..

INS Viraat, The World's Longest-Serving Aircraft Carrier, Retires Today
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

INS Viraat, The World's Longest-Serving Aircraft Carrier, Retires Today

In the Indian and global naval circuit, the INS Viraat is known as "Mother". The aircraft carrier holds the Guinness Record for being the oldest carrier in service. Launching Pad for multiple naval fighters: ...More..

Air India makes first journey around the world with all-women crew
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Air India makes first journey around the world with all-women crew

The air line has applied for a Guinness World Record and Limca Book of records for this achievement. An Air India flight has made a round-the-world journey with an all-women crew from Delhi to San Francisco...More..

Northern Ireland Assembly election: Voters go to polls
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Northern Ireland Assembly election: Voters go to polls

Until a financial scandal over a botched state-backed heating scheme - which could cost the taxpayers £500 million ($614 million) - the DUP led by First Minister Arlene Foster shared power in an uneasy alliance...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Brexit 'mood music' better, European Union more pragmatic - Hammond

We will build our business globally. Hammond also echoed the premier's stance, noting that the country "will go on from strength to strength and we will do whatever we need to do to make the British economy c...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Netanyahu to discuss Iran's plans for Syria with Putin in Moscow

Netanyahu said ahead of Sunday's meeting that a "new enforcement policy" should be drawn up "cautiously and in a controlled manner". At the request of Damascus, Iran has been providing advisory assistance to ...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

South Korea to quadruple reward fee for North Korean defectors

North Korea conducted a number of nuclear and missile tests a year ago, in contravention of United Nations resolutions. The ramped-up tests come as leader Kim Jong Un pushes for a nuclear and missile program ...More..

Store owner found dead from gunshot wounds in yard of Lancaster home
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Store owner found dead from gunshot wounds in yard of Lancaster home

They quoted investigators as saying that he drove straight home from the store and appeared to have been confronted by the killer when he stepped out of his silver-coloured Toyota Sienna mini-van around 11.30 p...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Militants kill five soldiers in Pakistan

The soldiers lost their lives are naek Sanaullah and Safdar, and sepoys Altaf, Naik Mohammad, and Anwar. He also lauded the immediate response of the personnel. The soldiers foiled the terrorists to enter in Pa...More..

Vice President Pence used an AOL email for official business
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Vice President Pence used an AOL email for official business

Pence's issues are related to his time as Indian governor. But Lotter says there was a "lack of clarity" in state government about what to do with them. In fact, Pence fiercely criticized Clinton during the cam...More..

Count process begins in Northern Ireland´s snap election
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Count process begins in Northern Ireland´s snap election

This is the highest turnout for an Assembly election since 2003. However, the wall is now looking far from solid; for example, they only held their third seat in Strangford by 225 votes ahead of the SDLP. Howev...More..