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Punjab passes bill to enable hotels near highways serve liquor

Punjab passes bill to enable hotels near highways serve liquor

Following the Supreme Court order as per which there is a ban on selling of liquor within a radius of 500 metres from the state and national highways, soon, pubs and restaurants located at Bengalur...

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Islamist militants storm school in southern Philippines, take students hostage

Islamist militants storm school in southern Philippines, take students hostage

The fighters then occupied the school and seized almost 40 civilians, including 12 minors, as human shields. Nearly 200,000 residents of Marawi have been evacuated but more than 500 civilians ar...

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Turkey rejects Gulf Arab states' demands over its Qatar base

Turkey rejects Gulf Arab states' demands over its Qatar base

Those nations - Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain - gave Qatar 10 days to respond, AP said. Turkey rejected a call from four Arab states on Friday to shut down its mi...

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President Trump Says He Doesn't Want a 'Poor Person' in Cabinet Role

President Trump Says He Doesn't Want a 'Poor Person' in Cabinet Role

He later touted the wealth of Ross and chief economic adviser Gary Cohn , saying: "Those particular positions, I just don't want a poor person. But in those particular positions, I just don't want a ...

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Trump, Saudi crown prince discuss Mideast peace

He had, however, been reported intermittently to be in very poor health. He has since amassed vast powers, serving as defense minister, overseeing the state oil monopoly and working to overhaul the ...

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GOP Health Bill: Senate Leader Faces Battle for Support

GOP Health Bill: Senate Leader Faces Battle for Support

Currently, for a variety of reasons, we are not ready to vote for this bill, but we are open to negotiation and obtaining more information before it is brought to the floor. As the GOP gets closer...

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Trump calls Russia election hack a 'big Dem hoax'

Trump calls Russia election hack a 'big Dem hoax'

While President Trump is off writing tweets about how the alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election is " all a big Dem HOAX ", a new report from Time claims that hackers were able to a...

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Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said. Parts of southern Alabama, southern MS, southeastern Louisiana and western portions of the Florida Panhandle already have seen streets covered in...

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Senate health care bill unveiled: Here's how it would affect you

Senate health care bill unveiled: Here's how it would affect you

Supporters of the bill argue it will give states more flexibility to run their programs, but Rodd McLeod with the Alliance for Healthcare Security says that's a misnomer. House approved its version ...

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Veteran LAPD officer arrested for sex with 15-year-old cadet

Veteran LAPD officer arrested for sex with 15-year-old cadet

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police Chief Charlie Beck on Thursday arrested a veteran Los Angeles police officer for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old cadet who is suspected of joyriding in stolen pat...

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Rand Paul: 'Looks Like We're Keeping ObamaCare, Not Repealing It'

In short, if there is a chance that you might fall sick, grow old or have a family, such a bill will cause some damages on you, and small adjustments to make will not change the fundamental meanness...

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Donald Trump rakes in $300m from golf courses

They saw a surge in new money from a major new hotel that opened in Washington, while revenue dipped substantially or was flat at a number of his other marquee properties such as the Trump National ...

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DSP stripped naked, stoned to death outside mosque

DSP stripped naked, stoned to death outside mosque

He was allegedly taking photographs of people coming out of the mosque. His companion, also in civilian clothes, managed to flee, witnesses said. But that changed over the past year or so as the sta...

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Manslaughter charges eyed in deadly Grenfell Tower blaze

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has ordered an immediate examination of the unit by technical experts to establish the cause of fault. The Town Hall said it has spent £7m o...

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Jammu traders threaten stir if GST not implemented in state

Jammu traders threaten stir if GST not implemented in state

In a statement Khan said if the government was honest in implementation of the GST, it should have come up with the amended version of the GST for the state of Jammu and Kashmir and put the same in pu...

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Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall In Southwest Louisiana

Tricia Hayes records images of unusually large waves created by Tropical Storm Cindy on Bolivar Peninsula, Texas, Wednesday, June 21, 2017 . As of the NHC's latest update at 11 a.m. Alabama Gov. ...

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Kashmir: Police officer lynched in Srinagar

Kashmir: Police officer lynched in Srinagar

An angry mob beat a police officer to death outside a mosque in Indian-administered Kashmir, police said Friday, as tensions ran high in the volatile Himalayan region. The incident happened when Shab-...

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Iran Missile Strike Missed Target — Times of Israel

Iran Missile Strike Missed Target — Times of Israel

Analysts were saying that the Iranian missile launches were as much a message to the U.S. and Israel as they were to ISIS. He also prayed for continued success of the IRGC commanders in defending an...

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren Slams 'Blood Money' GOP Health Care Bill

And states would receive flexibility to opt out of Obamacare's "essential health benefits", allowing insurance providers to sell skimpier plans that would charge much more to cover things like hos...

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Auto bomb kills 30 people outside Afghanistan bank

Since they launched their spring offensive in late April, the Taliban have mounted deadly attacks on the Afghan army and police outposts in Helmand. Most of the casualties in the explosion near the...

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BJP wins KAAC elections in Assam, claims 16 out of 26 seats

BJP wins KAAC elections in Assam, claims 16 out of 26 seats

The BJP and the Congress, besides the local Hill State Demand Council (HSDC), had contested all seats. The council poll was held on June 17 and the counting was held on Thursday. It could not win a ...

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Gunmen attacks a school in Philippines: Students held hostage

Gunmen attacks a school in Philippines: Students held hostage

The US earlier revealed that it was providing "technical assistance" to the Philippine military, even as President Rodrigo Duterte has been seeking to lessen Manila's dependence on Washington. "...

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It Doesn't Make Sense To Have A Poor Person In Some Positions

It Doesn't Make Sense To Have A Poor Person In Some Positions

Trump made a decision to defend this during his Iowa appearance, but we doubt the way he went about it will silence anyone who's been critical of his choices. Trump said. "My idea". Trump's suppor...

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Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell's office

Just prior to the protest , Senate Republicans released their long-awaited bill Thursday to dismantle much of Barack Obama's health care law. According to spokesperson Eva Malecki, "many of the...

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Obama Has Weighed In on the Senate Health Care Bill

On Thursday, after the Senate version was released, Trump said it needed "a little negotiation, but it's going to be very good ". "Look forward to making it really special!" The measure represent...

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King Salman's favourite son is Saudi Arabia's fresh prince

His radical proposals, outlined in a program labeled Vision 2030 , aim to diversify the economy, with a bigger role for women and a partial privatizing of the Saudi state oil company. At the same t...

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Tourist bus hits top of Paris tunnel, 4 injured, 1 serious

Tourist bus hits top of Paris tunnel, 4 injured, 1 serious

Twenty passengers were onboard. One of those injured is reportedly in a serious condition, United Kingdom media reports. It wasn't immediately known how tall the bus was. According to French newspap...

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Osinbajo Summons Security Chiefs, Deploys More Troops in Taraba

Osinbajo Summons Security Chiefs, Deploys More Troops in Taraba

The forum, convened at the instance of the Acting President, was held at the Conference Centre of the State House, Abuja. The meetings were the fallout of the threat of secession by the Independent ...

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The Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to

The Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to "Strong-Buy"

With shares of TWTR up a bit more than 5%, the price action supports a technical low established over the past two weeks which found the backing of the prior downtrend channel. TWTR has been the su...

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Qatar´s neighbours issue demands to end crisis

Qatar´s neighbours issue demands to end crisis

Any resulting agreement to comply with the demands will be monitored, with monthly reports in the first year, then every three months the next year, then annually for 10 years, the official said wi...

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Trump says '100%' ready to testify under oath

Trump says '100%' ready to testify under oath

What ex-FBI Director Comey said Trump said and did to him didn't reflect well on Trump's judgment or his ability to tell the truth, to say the least. "The administration then chose to defame me and ...

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The great Muslim civil war - and us

After Iran launched missiles into Syria, an advisor to the Iranian foreign minister, Sheikh Hussein al-Islam, said that Israel "is the main enemy" of Iran and that Israel should be anxious. While Iran...

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Canada's Inflation Rate Slows To 1.3% On Weak Gas Price Growth

Canada's Inflation Rate Slows To 1.3% On Weak Gas Price Growth

Many analysts now believe the bank will start moving the rate upwards from its historically low level of 0.5 per cent before the end of the year. "When we're looking for reasons for the bank to take...

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Manchester United boss Mourinho refutes tax fraud accusations

The 29-year-old and his father Jorge Horacio Messi were found guilty of using offshore companies to avoid paying taxes on 4.16 million euros of Messi's income earned from his image rights from 2007 t...

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Toomey noncommittal but upbeat about Senate health care bill

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, a Republican-turned-independent, said in a statement Thursday that he is still reviewing the Senate plan , but had some worries about how it might affect his vast and sparsel...

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Family talks after son returned from North Korea in coma

Family talks after son returned from North Korea in coma

Warmbier has remained in a coma since his return, suspended in a state "best described as unresponsive wakefulness", Daniel Kanter, head of the neurocritical care program at University of Cincinnati H...

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S. Korean leader observes missile test amid North's threats

Almost 80 percent of South Koreans support a resumption of long suspended inter-Korean dialogue, a survey by a presidential advisory panel showed Thursday, indicating strong backing for the policy lin...

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Oscar Health files to expand insurance coverage in several states

Oscar Health files to expand insurance coverage in several states

Oscar also seeks to expand into portions of Ohio, Texas, California and Tennessee, and will renew its request to continue selling "Oscar for Business" as well as individual and family policies on and...

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CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan Fast Ends After Situation In Mandsaur Improves

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan Fast Ends After Situation In Mandsaur Improves

The AAP said its leaders would meet the families of the victims to express their solidarity with them. "Farmers' stir is the result of the failure of Chouhan, the state bureaucracy and the police", he...

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Indian Presidential Election: Former Speaker Meira Kumar Is UPA's Candidate

The opposition's move to field Kumar makes it a Dalit vs Dalit presidential poll. She urged all political parties to support Meira Kumar . Completely taken aback by the Bharatiya Janata Party's a...

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