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Manchu lakshmi reacts on nirbhaya verdict

Manchu lakshmi reacts on nirbhaya verdict

Speaking after the court's call, Nirbhaya's parents expressed their happiness and said, 'although justice was late, we are happy with court's decision. After the rape, she and her male friend were thr...

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The 20 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in America

The 20 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in America

Without further ado, here are the top 10 baby names of 2016. As the AP notes, the name Hillary dropped out of the list's top 1,000 spots in 2009 and hasn't returned, while Donald dropped 45 spots pr...

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SKorea: Rival N.Korea launches possible ballistic missile

North Korea fired on Sunday an unidentified projectile from a region near its west coast, South Korea's military said. The South Korean military did not immediately say whether Saturday's test resul...

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Pope says he'll seek common ground with Trump, won't preach

A life-size mural depicting the pontiff ardently kissing the USA president appeared on a wall near the Vatican on Thursday, Reuters reported. Pope Francis on Saturday said he will not try to alt...

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North Korea willing to meet Trump administration if certain conditions are met

Choi Sun-hee, the top North Korean diplomat who handles relations with the USA, spoke briefly to reporters in Beijing on Saturday en route to Pyongyang. House of Representatives on Friday over its n...

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Bank of England keeps rates at record low as economy slows

Bank of England keeps rates at record low as economy slows

Economists expect the BoE will trim its growth forecast for this year to account for the weak first quarter, but otherwise its economy and inflation projections will look similar to those from three m...

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Kremlin says feels "cautious optimism" after Trump meeting with Lavrov

On Thursday, Maria Zakharova, the spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry, stressed that Russia had told the United States side in advance that there would be a TASS photographer present at the m...

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Trump, Abbas Reaffirm Commitment to Lasting Israeli-Palestinian Peace

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump predicted an Israeli-Palestinian agreement might be "not as hard as people have thought" in a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesda...

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Najib Joins World Leaders For China BRF Meet

The United States will send a delegation led by a top White House adviser to China's Belt and Road Forum held in Beijing this weekend. During the summit, Sharif will address a high-level dialogue an...

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United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

The NHS has not been affected in Wales and Northern Ireland. "The 25 percent of police computers infected with the ransomware were mostly using the Windows operating system". The malware used in the...

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Trump threatens to cancel briefings for 'sake of accuracy'

Trump threatens to cancel briefings for 'sake of accuracy'

Today, both Sean Spicer and President Trump himself refused to confirm or deny if the president had any secret recordings of those conversations. Earlier Friday, Trump tweeted that "it is not ...

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8 dead, 20 injured after moderate quake in far western China

8 dead, 20 injured after moderate quake in far western China

The leading news channel reported that, the natural disaster damaged several buildings in the region. The county government has sent personnel to search for the buried people in Quzgun Village, the ...

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Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast take over several cities

Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast take over several cities

In a ceremony that was broadcast on state television from the presidency, the representative whose name was only given as Sergeant Fofana, apologized to Ouattara on behalf of the 8,400 soldiers who le...

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Oval Office meeting with Russian officials raises questions

The White House's readout of Trump's meeting with Lavrov did not mention Kislyak. The White House barred the news media from Trump's meeting with Lavrov. "Why even take that chance?" Contact with ...

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Top Democrats demand any "tapes", all communications between Trump and James Comey

John Conyers, D-Michigan, and Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, asked for the materials following Mr. Trump's tweet Friday morning in which he suggested that "tapes" might exist and that Comey should h...

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PM Modi announces direct flight from Varanasi to Colombo

Sri Lanka is still recovering from the wounds of a almost three-decade long bloody civil war between the government and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, which fought to create an independent Tami...

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North Korea open to USA talks under 'conditions'

North Korea open to USA talks under 'conditions'

For the first time in decades, North Korea sent a letter to the U.S. The Foreign Affairs Committee of North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly condemned the sanctions as "the most heinous act a...

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N Korea willing to meet with US if conditions right: diplomat

A senior North Korean diplomat said dialogue with the Trump administration was possible following a meeting with ex-US government officials in Norway. "The remark is definitely a bit softer in tone co...

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UK Brexit minister: Brussels is trying to get me sacked

UK Brexit minister: Brussels is trying to get me sacked

However, it is widely believed that either Mr. Juncker or his spokesperson to have released the information. His comments came after details of a tense Downing Street dinner attended by Mr Juncker, ...

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Egypt discovers new necropolis in Minya, first in area

Egypt discovers new necropolis in Minya, first in area

Salah al-Kholi, a university professor of Egyptology, said: "We found catacombs containing a number of mummies ". These 17 mummies are defined as non-royal, and the cemetery was described to be t...

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'Know I'm Always With You': Aaron Hernandez's Letter to Fiancée Released

'Know I'm Always With You': Aaron Hernandez's Letter to Fiancée Released

Do you support or oppose them? Although it is hard to say whether or not Jenkins is truly going to be "rich" as a result of Aaron Hernandez's suicide , that could be the case. That information led ...

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North Korea open to US talks under 'conditions'

North Korea open to US talks under 'conditions'

North Korea's foreign ministry director for US affairs, Choe Son Hui, made the comment on her way to Pyongyang after attending a conference with USA scholars in Norway, according to South Korea's ...

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Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn

Flynn was sacked by Trump after less than a month on the job after it was revealed he misled Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Sergey Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the US during the ...

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Trump threatens Comey: 'Better hope' there are no tapes of our conversations

The tweet: " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" On Thursday, The New York Times reported a one-on-one dinner between Mr...

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Warner: Comey won't testify to intel panel next week

When asked whether the FBI's Russian Federation investigation is fake news, or a "witch hunt", as Trump called it this morning in another tweet , Clapper told MSNBC on Friday: "I don't believe it is"...

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Judge rejects effort to block Confederate statue's removal

Early this morning, by the light of the moon, street lamps, and construction equipment, a 116-year-old monument to Jefferson Davis was removed from its site in New Orleans. But on Sunday, as plans f...

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Israeli police: Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

Closed circuit footage released by police shows a bald man in a jacket lunging at the uniformed officer and swiping a knife at him before pinning him to the ground. A wave of unrest that broke out in ...

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South Korea to attend China's Silk Road summit amid diplomatic rift

This, in turn, could alarm a more conservative Washington . Pyongyang's relations with Moon's conservative predecessor, Park Geun-hye, were extremely bad, but even so, the North is nearly certain t...

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Democratic Republic of Congo hit by Ebola outbreak

Democratic Republic of Congo hit by Ebola outbreak

Of the five blood samples taken from the newest suspected cases and analysed by the Congolese National Institute of Biomedical Research, one tested positive for Ebola , according to the Health Mini...

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Trump, Putin to meet in July, Russians announce

Among those commenting on the issue was former deputy CIA Director David Cohen. He declined to elaborate when reached by phone. The White House is facing criticism for a possible security breach aft...

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Moon, Abe agree to co-operate on North Korea

Moon was part of the liberal Roh Moo-hyun administration involved in the last inter-Korean summit of 2007, although almost a decade of conservative rule in Seoul has seen ties sour to the point of z...

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Ten gunned down near China 'Belt and Road' projects in Pakistan

The levies are a paramilitary force that oversees security in Baluchistan where police jurisdiction is limited to major urban centres. China is also developing the warm water Gwadar port, a prominen...

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Donald Trump urges peace between Russian Federation and Ukraine in tweet

Donald Trump urges peace between Russian Federation and Ukraine in tweet

President Donald Trump meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov , second left, at the White House on May 10, 2017. Relations between Moscow and Kyiv have been severely damaged since Russia...

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US intelligence chiefs say reviewing use of Kaspersky software

Russian cyber CEO defends company amid scrutiny Head of Russian cybersecurity firm defends company amid U.S. scrutiny Lawmakers move to establish new VA office ordered by Trump MORE (R-Fla.) questio...

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Police officer who shot and killed Texas teen is fired

Ex-officer Roy Oliver was the shooter. "The past 67 hours have been challenging for all us", Haber said . "We will continue to reach out to the parents and keep them informed as we move forward fro...

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14th UN Vesak commemoration inauguration takes place in Colombo

14th UN Vesak commemoration inauguration takes place in Colombo

Sanjay Panda said, the theme of Vesak day celebration this year is Buddhist teachings for social justice and sustainable world peace. Prime Minister Modi's visit will commence in Colombo with a vi...

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Israeli Cabinet committee pushes bill that downgrades Arabic

The visit to Israel was Steinmeier's first as president of Germany. But once the election had been won, the combination of promises unfulfilled and an unexpectedly warm embrace of the Palestinian lead...

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Pope In Fatima To Honor Simple Children Who Changed Church

Pope In Fatima To Honor Simple Children Who Changed Church

While several popes have undertaken consecrations of the world since the request was made public (including Pope John Paul II in 1982 and 1984), sadly, none of these have fulfilled the specific requir...

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Where House Republicans and Democrats might actually agree on preexisting conditions

However, the GOP bill also has an enormous loophole in that regard. A March 2017 Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report found that up to 24 million Americans will lose their health insurance under...

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Modi to visit Sri Lanka, pray at temples

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Sri Lanka on Thursday and Friday on a visit which officials said will further boost bilateral relations. Sri Lanka has been a country, home to the tenants of ...

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