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Modi US Visit: Modi Invites Top US Companies To Invest In India

Modi US Visit: Modi Invites Top US Companies To Invest In India

India's growth presents a win-win partnership for the country and the USA, and American companies have a great opportunity to contribute to that, Modi told the CEOs. On Sunday, Modi Tweeted ...

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London fire deadliest in UK since 20th century

London fire deadliest in UK since 20th century

She also says she will receive daily reports from the stricken neighborhood. "Over the last 48 hours, our investigators have been working tirelessly working with families to establish just how many ...

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Trump says poor people shouldn't be involved in economic policy

Trump says poor people shouldn't be involved in economic policy

The President's administration also includes billionaire Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education, former Goldman Sachs executive Steven Mnuchin , and former Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn as chi...

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For 'Great Relationship' With PM Modi, President Donald Trump Picks Up Hindi

For 'Great Relationship' With PM Modi, President Donald Trump Picks Up Hindi

Pichai, who during his visit to India in January had stressed upon the country's importance, told ANI News: "It [the conference] was a discussion across many industries and I think the Prime Ministe...

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Trump UK visit will go ahead

Trump UK visit will go ahead

For instance, Elizabeth arrived at Parliament in a vehicle, rather than a horse-drawn carriage, and delivered the speech in everyday dress, instead of the customary royal robes. A major theme of t...

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Attention on Supreme Court as justice weigh Trump travel ban

Attention on Supreme Court as justice weigh Trump travel ban

The revised order, executive order 13780, removed Iraq from the list of nations included in the ban, allowed refugees already approved by the State Department to enter the USA and lifted the ban on Sy...

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All eyes on Modi-Trump meet: What to expect

The White House refuses to comment on United States arms sales before Congress has been officially notified, but a senior administration official underscored that "this defence relationship is ext...

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French president pushes for further peace talks over Ukraine

French president pushes for further peace talks over Ukraine

Russia's military-political leadership has repeatedly dismissed the announcements of the Western states and Kiev , suggesting it has deployed troops in eastern Ukraine, Gazeta.ru reports. Poroshenko...

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Adjunct who posted about N. Korea detainee won't be rehired

Adjunct who posted about N. Korea detainee won't be rehired

Days after U.S. student Otto Warmbier died, North Korean state media said his death was a " mystery " and dismissed accusations he was tortured during his 17 months in captivity in the country. Pres...

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Britain, France Announce Joint Campaign Against Online Radicalisation

Britain, France Announce Joint Campaign Against Online Radicalisation

The Prime Minister flew to the French capital after breaking off from talks with the Democratic Unionist Party to shore up her minority government following last week's disastrous election results. Fr...

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Otto Warmbier's Cause Of Death Might Never Be Known

Otto Warmbier's Cause Of Death Might Never Be Known

He was then rushed to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where doctors said Warmbier was suffering from "severe neurological injury" and had slipped into what they called a state of unrespon...

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Macron on track for French parliament landslide

Macron on track for French parliament landslide

Saying " France is back", prime minister Edouard Philippe pledged to move ahead quickly with bold reforms to French worker protections and security policy. Lise Trolin, a 32-year-old saleswoman who w...

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Thousands mourn Otto Warmbier at funeral

He recalled that the USA citizen, who had admitted his guilt, was sentenced by the court to hard labor "for subversive activities against North Korea". Warmbier's release coincided with former basketb...

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Lawmakers differ sharply on Supreme Court decision

Lawmakers differ sharply on Supreme Court decision

In March, judges ruled that three of the state's 36 congressional districts were illegally drawn to intentionally discriminate against minorities. "And by that metric, plaintiffs looked back at ...

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New details on first United States jet shoot down in 15 years

New details on first United States jet shoot down in 15 years

The U.S. -led coalition said the location where the drone was destroyed was close to where another "pro-regime" drone, which intelligence sources had also identified as an Iranian Shahed 129 UAV, wa...

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Trump Gives Nancy Pelosi a Backhanded Compliment: She Helps the GOP

Trump Gives Nancy Pelosi a Backhanded Compliment: She Helps the GOP

April efforts were nearly as dismal. Moulton said the recent election results necessitated a conversation among Democrats about shaking things up. Some prominent Democrats are openly questioning the...

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Clinton colluded with Democratic Party to beat Sanders

Clinton colluded with Democratic Party to beat Sanders

He then blamed the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton , for starting the falsehood, saying: " Hillary Clinton and her campaign of 2008 started the birther controversy. they have ...

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Theresa May spelling out `settled status´ plan for European Union nationals after Brexit

Theresa May spelling out `settled status´ plan for European Union nationals after Brexit

Want to be more digitally savvy and grow your business online? Brexit occupied very little time during the European summit because the European Council had previously agreed that it would not b...

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S. Korean President calls for N. Korean Olympic participation

S. Korean President calls for N. Korean Olympic participation

Choue Chung-won, director of the World Taekwondo, said the North Koreans will stay for the duration of the games. Over 70 percent of South Koreans support reestablishing dialogue channels with No...

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Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

Suspend all diplomatic ties with Iran . - Stop the practice of giving Qatari nationality to citizens of the four countries. According to CNN broadcaster, Al Jazeera said any call to close down...

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Thai oil tanker robbed by pirates in Malaysian waters

Thai oil tanker robbed by pirates in Malaysian waters

The loot was part of 3.8 million litres of fuel which the diesel oil laden-vessel, " CP14 " was ferrying from Songkla to Singapore. According to officials, the captain and crew were safe and Thai ...

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No evidence NSW shooting victim was bikie

No evidence NSW shooting victim was bikie

The victim has now been formally identified as 31-year-old Ace Hall. Police raided a property in an industrial area of South Tweed following the man's death, and are searching the area for bullet ca...

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Gap on climate change unveiled at G7 ministerial meeting in Italy

Gap on climate change unveiled at G7 ministerial meeting in Italy

President Donald Trump announced last week that the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate accord , saying that America bears too much of the burden and that he will seek better term...

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Rajnath Singh hopes Eid will help in bringing peace in Kashmir

Rajnath Singh hopes Eid will help in bringing peace in Kashmir

The Indian forces fired tear gas shells and pellet guns at stone-throwing protesters that resulted in injuries to at least ten people. Last week, police officer Mohammad Ayub Pandith was stoned to ...

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Swiss President pays tribute to former German chancellor

Swiss President pays tribute to former German chancellor

At the same time , he was involved in the recently formed Christian Democratic Union party , serving in a series of regional positions in the late 1950s and throughout the 1960s. Russian President V...

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DUP could do great service for whole of Ireland: former TD

DUP could do great service for whole of Ireland: former TD

Apart from legal wrangling, though, there is also concern that the unionists might seek to extract concessions from the Conservatives that would immediately exacerbate sectarian tensions in Northern...

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Even at 2 am, Swaraj helps Indians tweeting for help: Modi

Talks between Modi and Trump in what would be their first face-to-face meeting would focus on ongoing cooperation, including counter-terrorism and defence partnership in the Indo-Pacific region,...

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Texas prosecutor finds ex-day care owners innocent of abuse

Texas prosecutor finds ex-day care owners innocent of abuse

On Tuesday, District Judge Cliff Brown officially approved a prosecutor's declaration of innocence for the Kellers absolving them of any crimes. Though the Court of Criminal Appeals tossed out the K...

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Saudi foils terror plot in Mecca's Grand Mosque

Saudi foils terror plot in Mecca's Grand Mosque

The Grand Mosque has been the target of militants before, in part as it represents a symbol of the ruling Al Saud family's clout in the Islamic world. The council said that those who were planning the...

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London high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests after Grenfell disaster

London high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests after Grenfell disaster

Five buildings failed the test in Sunderland; four in Manchester; three in Plymouth; three in Stockton-on-Tees; two in Portsmouth, and one each in Doncaster and Norwich. At least 79 people are believe...

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Tallest building west of Mississippi River is opening in LA

Tallest building west of Mississippi River is opening in LA

Located at Wilshire Boulevard and Figueroa Street in Downtown LA's Financial District , it stands out because of that spire-the first one built on a Downtown skyscraper since the 1970s-and its light-...

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Senator Bob Casey: GOP health bill would mean 'destructive' cuts

Senator Bob Casey: GOP health bill would mean 'destructive' cuts

For instance, liberal states might pursue government-run, single-payer insurance and conservative states might emphasize tax-advantaged health care savings accounts. The rolling protest, which hit thr...

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Modi urges top US CEOs to invest in India, calls GST gamechanger

He had earlier "misled" the press with the size of the crowd that participated during Trump's inauguration this year in January. Modi at the Ritz Carlton said the surgical strikes conducted by In...

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Rouhani vows stronger ties with embattled Qatar

While the Qatari Foreign Ministry has yet to issue an official reply, the director of the government's communications office, Sheikh Saif Al-Thani, called the Gulf States' demands " unrealistic " and ...

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Nine dead after Colombia tourist boat sinks in reservoir

Soldiers and rescue workers flat at the site where a ferry sank in a reservoir in Guatape , Colombia , Sunday, June 25, 2017 . Realising what's happening, a man on a jet-ski dashes over to help a...

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At least 9 dead in Boko Haram attacks in northeast Nigeria

At least 9 dead in Boko Haram attacks in northeast Nigeria

The peaceful Sallah celebration in Borno state was short lived as the town was yet engulfed with series of suicide bomb attacks on Maiduguri metropolis including one at the University of Maiduguri ...

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Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe

Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe

She was finally identified in September 2015 after Michael Sprinsky, a former friend of McCarthy, told state police that Bella's mother, Rachelle Bond , confessed the incident to him, according to th...

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Gorakhpur gears up for Eid-al-Fitr

Gorakhpur gears up for Eid-al-Fitr

Appreciating the government's commitment to repatriate its citizens and rehabilitate them, he underscored that the council is will the government's efforts in creating jobs for the returnees. Astronom...

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Children hurt in auto crash outside Newcastle mosque

Children hurt in auto crash outside Newcastle mosque

Police were quick to say that they were not treating the incident as terror-related and believe it was an accident. Assistant Chief Constable Darren Best said: "At approximately 9.14am we received...

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Syrians fear new Raqqa turmoil once Islamic State is defeated

Syrians fear new Raqqa turmoil once Islamic State is defeated

The US-led coalition said the location was close to where another pro-regime drone, which intelligence sources had also identified as Iranian, was shot down on June 8 after dropping bombs near coali...

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