'BJP with help of allies will form next Manipur govt'

Another MLA, Jennifer Monserrate said, "It is miserable and terrible... people trusted the Congress and voted for us... we get a clear 17 seats and we still couldn't manage to form government...we are the laughing stock". Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress... More..

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Tillerson in South Korea in search of
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Tillerson in South Korea in search of "new approach" on N.Korea

Speaking to reporters in Tokyo after talks with Japan's foreign minister, Fumio Kishida, Tillerson said that "the diplomatic and other efforts of the past 20 years to bring North Korea to a point of denucle...More..

French presidential election: Poll tracker and odds
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

French presidential election: Poll tracker and odds

In a radio interview with Nigel Farage, one of the key leaders of the pro-Brexit campaign, Marine Le Pen praised the UK's "honourable" Brexit voters who freed Britain from a "huge prison". " She is good at ge...More..

The Latest Trump Travel Ban, Banned by 2 Courts
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

The Latest Trump Travel Ban, Banned by 2 Courts

In a decision published this morning, another federal judge in Maryland specifically blocked the 90-day ban on immigration for citizens of six Muslim-majority countries. And if Trump refuses to cooperate ...More..

Iowa teen found dead in diaper; parents charged
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Iowa teen found dead in diaper; parents charged

In bringing charges against the parents in December, prosecutors said Nicole and Joseph Finn kidnapped, starved and neglected Natalie Finn and that their actions had been directly attributable to their daught...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Tillerson tells State Department employees that budget cut reflects new priorities

He said the department's budget previous year was "historically high", in part because of conflicts around the globe where US spending, in addition to military money, includes humanitarian aid and so-called "na...More..

Here's everything you need to know about the Dutch election
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Here's everything you need to know about the Dutch election

Earlier on Monday, Rutte urged voters not to let the Netherlands become the "third domino" to fall to populism after Britain voted to leave the European Union and America elected Donald Trump. It would be a mis...More..

Mnuchin, Schäuble talk trade in Berlin
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Mnuchin, Schäuble talk trade in Berlin

Trump has repeatedly emphasized that the USA needs a tougher approach to trade that would put American workers and companies first. He has accused G20 heavyweight China of being the "grand champions" of curren...More..

Despite big talk, Trump makes modest border wall ask
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Despite big talk, Trump makes modest border wall ask

President Donald Trump will unveil a budget plan Thursday that includes money for his controversial wall along the US border with Mexico and an uptick in funding for nuclear weapons. Trump's proposal for the ...More..

Malaysia blames North Korea for Kim Jong Nam's death
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Malaysia blames North Korea for Kim Jong Nam's death

The dispute took a surprising turn on Tuesday, when North Korea announced that it was blocking all Malaysians from leaving the country until a "fair settlement" of the case. Talking about the benefits of the "s...More..

Top US diplomat Tillerson faces first major challenge
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Top US diplomat Tillerson faces first major challenge

What this crisis reveals is that China has as great an interest in restraining North Korea as do we. Given Donald Trump's long-held position about the Obama administration's Iran nuclear-weapons deal (hated i...More..

Conservative website only media on Tillerson plane to Asia
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Conservative website only media on Tillerson plane to Asia

She was also briefly part of the team that covered the 2016 election campaign for Reuters. Foreign Policy reported this week that State Department officials were ordered to cut U.S. U.S. Senator Mike Lee ...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

China trade war will hurt American firms the most: Li Keqiang

On the campaign trail and since his election, President Trump's blunt criticisms of China have unnerved leaders in Beijing. Amid general concern Beijing is tightening its control over Hong Kong, Mr Li was asked...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Tesla to raise about $1.15bn in stock, notes

Tesla's warning that it would spend $2 billion-$2.5 billion in the first half of 2017 in capital expenditures left little cushion at a critical time ahead of its Model 3 production, which the company says will ...More..

Somali refugees killed near Bab al-Mandeb Strait
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Somali refugees killed near Bab al-Mandeb Strait

International Organization for Migration (IOM) confirmed "dozens of deaths and many dozens of survivors brought to hospitals". Apart from weapons, the U.S. Such as trip would be a departure from previous poli...More..

US Supports Ally Israel Against Damning UN Report On Palestinians' Plight
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

US Supports Ally Israel Against Damning UN Report On Palestinians' Plight

UN Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said the report that came under severe criticism by Israel and the United States was published without any prior consultations with the UN Secretariat and does not reflect th...More..

No MLA Wanted To Support Congress, Says Manohar Parrikar
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

No MLA Wanted To Support Congress, Says Manohar Parrikar

Speaking after the oath taking ceremony, Parrikar said the support extended to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form the government in the state is only for Goa's development. Yet Ram Madhav, the BJP general...More..

Justice CS Karnan rejects 'demeaning' Supreme Court warrant against him
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Justice CS Karnan rejects 'demeaning' Supreme Court warrant against him

However, Karnan chose to ignore the resulting summons from the Supreme Court, which resulted in the apex court issuing a bailable warrant against him, and ordering the West Bengal DGP to ensure that he is prese...More..

Home Minister Rajnath leading the race for the next UP Chief Minister
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Home Minister Rajnath leading the race for the next UP Chief Minister

Sinha has been an RSS pracharak (worker). It is also being reported that Finance Ministery Arun Jaitley who is also in charge of the defence ministry will also take over Home Ministry now led by Rajnath Singh...More..

Ireland's leader pushes Trump on illegal Irish immigrants
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Ireland's leader pushes Trump on illegal Irish immigrants

Kenny also sought to impress upon Trump the difficulties Ireland will face as a result of Britain's decision to leave the European Union. Kenny spokesman Feargal Purcell said Kenny wants to discuss ways to fi...More..

Oil prices rise ahead of rig count, with weekly gain in sight
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Oil prices rise ahead of rig count, with weekly gain in sight

There could be no clearer indication of Saudi Arabia's communication problem than the kerfuffle its energy ministry found itself in on Tuesday regarding its February crude output level. The price of oil has bee...More..

Nations do not have to issue humanitarian visas — European Union top court
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Nations do not have to issue humanitarian visas — European Union top court

The ECJ said that member states are not required under European Union law to grant a humanitarian visa to people who want to enter their territory in order to then apply for asylum. The European Court of Justi...More..

NCAA Tournament bracket 2017: Barack Obama predicts classic rivalry in Final Four
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

NCAA Tournament bracket 2017: Barack Obama predicts classic rivalry in Final Four

Obama showed a tendency to favor chalk in his ESPN picks over the years. For the women's titIe, Obama has the University of CT beating Notre Dame. While Obama may have Arizona in his Final Four , me and...More..

Chinese premier: Dialogue key to North Korea denuclearization
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Chinese premier: Dialogue key to North Korea denuclearization

He said 20 years of USA diplomatic and other efforts to get North Korea to denuclearize have failed, but gave no specifics about how the Trump administration, which is now doing a policy review, would tackle ...More..

Chinese vice premier meets with Pakistan's new army chief
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Chinese vice premier meets with Pakistan's new army chief

The two sides met on Thursday and vowed to protect their interests in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa is presently in Beijing on a three-day of...More..

Denver weather forecast for today, March 14: Partly sunny and 71
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Denver weather forecast for today, March 14: Partly sunny and 71

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 52. We're lucky that on this St. Patrick's Day there's no severe weather around - but it will be on the cool side. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use extra caution ...More..

Tillerson: State Department funding 'simply not sustainable'
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Tillerson: State Department funding 'simply not sustainable'

Tillerson touched down by helicopter Friday at Camp Bonifas, a USA base about 400 meters (438 yards) from the Demilitarized Zone, a Cold War vestige created after the Korean War ended in 1953. Tillerson is the ...More..

Republicans lose patience with Federal Bureau of Investigation on Russia, Trump campaign ties information
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Republicans lose patience with Federal Bureau of Investigation on Russia, Trump campaign ties information

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) said Comey "failed to meet agreed upon deadline to confirm existence of Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into Russia/Trump by this afternoon", according to CNN congress...More..

Maternity leave and benefits around the world
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Maternity leave and benefits around the world

The Bill aims to increase the maternity leave of women from the present 12 weeks to 26 weeks. The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 has already been passed by the Rajya Sabha on 11 August 2016. Howev...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

British intelligence agency dismisses claims it helped spy on Trump

Despite this, during Thursday's press briefing Sean Spicer insisted that Trump "stands by" his statements that he was under surveillance. Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, quoted Napolitano's alle...More..

Connor Barwin reunites with Wade Phillips and Rams
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Connor Barwin reunites with Wade Phillips and Rams

Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Connor Barwin (98) celebrates with defensive end Marcus Smith (90) late in the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa. PHILAD...More..

Irish tourist was raped before murder in Goa: Forensic report
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Irish tourist was raped before murder in Goa: Forensic report

The police said her post-mortem report confirmed it. Irish-British backpacker Danielle McLaughlin was raped and strangled in the Indian state of Goa, her postmortem has confirmed. Last September, two Indian...More..

Explosive Device Found at Port Authority Bus Terminal In New York
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Explosive Device Found at Port Authority Bus Terminal In New York

Investigators then reviewed CCTV footage from inside the terminal to determine who dropped off the suitcase in Deli Plus located on the main concourse. It is meant to disorient a violent person during high-risk...More..

Trivendra Singh Rawat to Be Next Uttarakhand Chief Minister
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Trivendra Singh Rawat to Be Next Uttarakhand Chief Minister

Some of the party workers appear to have already got an inkling on Thursday that Rawat, who fought and won the assembly election from Doiwala constituency in Dehradun district, had been picked by the party ah...More..

Morocco looks for prime minister after king's surprise move
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Morocco looks for prime minister after king's surprise move

Yatim described the atmosphere in the Benkirane household Wednesday evening in anticipation of the King's return from Africa and how he would move to break the deadlock that has plagued parliament for five mont...More..