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Former environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan booked by CBI in corruption case

Former environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan booked by CBI in corruption case

The leader from Tamil Nadu had to step down as environment minister in December 2013 following her controversial decision. According to media reports, a probe is already being carried out by the CB...

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European Union refines Brexit positions, warns on Ireland

European Union refines Brexit positions, warns on Ireland

Given the UK's insistence that it intends to quit not just the EU but also the customs union and single market, Mr. Barnier, as well as the Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar , is skeptical about how ...

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Entire island evacuated ahead of Hurricane Jose

Entire island evacuated ahead of Hurricane Jose

Hurricane Irma has strengthened to a Category 5 storm while making landfall along the coast of Cuba late Friday night, the National Hurricane Center said . Gov. Rick Scott will likely announ...

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Richard Branson Necker Island Torn Apart by Irma Some Exotic Animals MIA

Richard Branson Necker Island Torn Apart by Irma Some Exotic Animals MIA

Thankfully, there were no deaths on Necker Island from Irma though there was extensive damage to property. Branson said he expected the storm to hit in about four hours, or about 10 am ET. So ...

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Betsy Devos Plans to End Title IX Campus Rape Guidelines

Betsy Devos Plans to End Title IX Campus Rape Guidelines

Not quite. Unless we're satisfied with taking shelter in our bubble of administrative competency and shielding ourselves from the realities that will soon penetrate colleges across America, we can not...

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Barack Obama Surprised A Bunch Of Students. Here's What Happened

Barack Obama Surprised A Bunch Of Students. Here's What Happened

New classes, new classmates, old and new friends and a whole new wardrobe, the students are looking forward to many things as they are preparing to head back to the school this fall. "You're the next ...

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Abbott taps John Sharp to lead hurricane rebuilding effort

Abbott taps John Sharp to lead hurricane rebuilding effort

Sharp was a long-serving Democrat in both the Texas House and Senate. "If we can do as good a job as average Texans helping their neighbors, we will be a role model for the country", Sharp said. The...

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South Carolina Gov. may issue evacution orders for Saturday

South Carolina Gov. may issue evacution orders for Saturday

Hurricane Irma already sustained a Category 5 wind of approx 180 miles/hour whilst rapidly passing through the Virgin Island and the Northern Lesser Antilles. "I would encourage people to move to an ...

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S. Korea, US deploy missile defence amid China protest

S. Korea, US deploy missile defence amid China protest

Whilst this may be considered as a smart move by many, it has certainly not gone down well amongst some South Koreans. China and Russian Federation are protesting vociferously over the deployment of...

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Jaipur Curfew : 1 killed; Schools closed, Internet suspended

Jaipur Curfew : 1 killed; Schools closed, Internet suspended

As indicated by observers the strain won when a policeman hit a Muslim lady sitting on an engine bicycle with a lathi (stick) after the policeman endeavored to stop a bicycle for a standard vehicle ch...

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Georgia DOT advises use of all available routes for evacuation

Georgia DOT advises use of all available routes for evacuation

To help people who live on barrier islands leave their homes, there could be lane reversals for some parts of USA 278 and United States 21 in Beaufort County on Saturday at 10 a.m. Thursday, Preside...

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Dennis Rodman Wants to 'Straighten Things Out' Between Donald Trump, North Korea

South Korea wants it, the Trump administration wants it, and Donald Trump himself hinted that China's Xi Jingping might agree to it. In August, a new round of sanctions banned exports including coal...

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Equifax Breach: Find out if your info was stolen

Equifax Breach: Find out if your info was stolen

Equifax CEO Richard Smith has promised to make it up to every customer, but some analysts say that promise is too little, too late, asking why the company is just now making public a breach it ...

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How Trump, Schumer bantered their way to debt limit deal

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi predicted on Friday that Democrats will have increased leverage on immigration and other issues, after a debt and disaster aid deal they cut with President Do...

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Trump says military action against North Korea not 'first choice'

Trump says military action against North Korea not 'first choice'

He said on Thursday he would prefer not to use military action, but if he did, it would be a "very sad day" for North Korea . But Putin made clear that Russian Federation was opposed to further int...

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Pope urges reconciliation in Colombia conflict

Pope urges reconciliation in Colombia conflict

Francis had agreed to visit Colombia after the government had signed a peace deal with FARC past year. "Ending the war is worthless if we still see each other as enemies". "It will fill our hearts...

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Church of Pakistan condemned the brutal genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Burma

Church of Pakistan condemned the brutal genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Burma

They demand to end the bloodshed of Muslims in Myanmar. Protests also took place in Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia and Pakistan. A police officer said that Deputy Superintendent of Police Mo...

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North Korea-US tensions are not Mexico's business: diplomat

North Korea-US tensions are not Mexico's business: diplomat

The launchers installed on Thursday were added to the two already set up on the site, an old golf course located about 300 km south of Seoul. Officials refused to rule out the possibility of militar...

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Cuba airlifts dolphins to safety as Hurricane Irma slams the island

Cuba airlifts dolphins to safety as Hurricane Irma slams the island

Hurricane Irma continued to batter Cuba's northeastern coast on Friday with strong winds and waves just as Cuba's Civil Defense has chose to issue hurricane warning for some of the island's...

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JJ Watt's YouCaring For Hurricane Harvey Breaks Records

JJ Watt's YouCaring For Hurricane Harvey Breaks Records

Harvey has reignited years of simmering politics in Texas over Republicans socking away billions of dollars while making budget cuts and resisting calls to use the money toward public schools and ot...

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Christie strategist: Bannon's Cabinet claim 'simply not true'

Christie strategist: Bannon's Cabinet claim 'simply not true'

That's why I told him "double down" every time. "You either drop out right now, or you lose by the biggest landslide in American political history.' And Trump, with his humor goes, 'That's a great w...

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JetBlue Caps Ticket Prices At $99 For Hurricane Irma Evacuees

JetBlue Airways and American Airlines have been capping economy one-way flights out of the state at $99, ahead of the mass of flight cancellations expected this weekend. "It's like Christmas", says...

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Radioactive Material Found in North Korea May Be Linked to Pyongyang Nuke

Radioactive Material Found in North Korea May Be Linked to Pyongyang Nuke

It is not known if the latest demands from the U.S. have the backing of either Russian Federation or China, both of which have expressed scepticism over increasing sanctions . "Mattis underscored the...

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Three Trump properties in Florida close for Hurricane Irma

Three Trump properties in Florida close for Hurricane Irma

At this point, the question is not will Mar-A-Lago be hit by Irma , but how hard? Among the places now under the order are at least four Trump properties: Trump Grande, Trump Towers, Trump Hollywoo...

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CIA, Zionists helping Myanmar to execute Nakba-inspired operation against the Rohingya

CIA, Zionists helping Myanmar to execute Nakba-inspired operation against the Rohingya

She said there was "a lot of hostility" in the western state of Rakhine, where most of the Rohingya Muslims live. "But none are superior and none inferior ... The United States expressed concern a...

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Checks in the mail for Illinois Schools

Checks in the mail for Illinois Schools

The bonds must be sold by year's end. Despite Illinois' low credit rating, the commission believes borrowing $6 billion would carry a 6.5 percent rate or less. Democrats, like Rep. Greg Harris from Ch...

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President Trump enjoins Kuwait, Arab nations to fight their shared enemies

President Trump enjoins Kuwait, Arab nations to fight their shared enemies

He said that the dispute is something that's going to get solved "fairly easily". Mr Al Yahya said there was "a golden opportunity for the United States to work with committed partners in the region...

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NFL Rejects Police Union Request, Won't Investigate Michael Bennett

NFL Rejects Police Union Request, Won't Investigate Michael Bennett

Most of the Bennett family is expected to be in Green Bay this weekend for the Packers-Seahawks game, and Martellus said it's ideal timing, because though he has spoken to Michael at length followi...

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IS 'minister of war' killed in Syria air attack, claims Russian Federation

IS 'minister of war' killed in Syria air attack, claims Russian Federation

The US-led coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq and Syria said it killed two senior leaders who oversaw weapons research and drone operations for the terror group in airstrikes on Monday. Gulmurod Kh...

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Texas Task Force 1 demobilizes from Harvey, members return home

Texas Task Force 1 demobilizes from Harvey, members return home

The rest of Maryland Task Force One is at home right now, but on standby for possible deployment. "The people of Texas were very appreciative of any help we gave them", Ganger said. They are essen...

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Great Britain is considering tough curbs on EU Migration

Great Britain is considering tough curbs on EU Migration

Meanwhile, the EU's chief negotiator said he was anxious by some of the suggestions coming from the United Kingdom on a deal over Ireland , and voiced concerns Britain was backpedaling on its finan...

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Macron, in Greece, pushes vision of deeper euro zone integration

Macron, in Greece, pushes vision of deeper euro zone integration

Xi discussed North Korea in calls with Trump on Wednesday and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday. " Greece is an opportunity. a real opportunity", Tsipras told French business leaders ...

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'Sad Day For North Korea' if US Takes Military Action

'Sad Day For North Korea' if US Takes Military Action

After the latest nuclear test by North Korea at the weekend, the US= and its allies called for tougher sanctions against the North Korean regime. Pressure has mounted on Trump to respond as North Ko...

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Sara Netanyahu to be indicted for fraud

Sara Netanyahu to be indicted for fraud

Netanyahu had accused former chief caretaker of the official residence, Meni Naftali, of stealing food from the residence. Mandelblit, therefore, intends to indict Netanyahu for fraud with aggravate...

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Gardner fires back, won't quit Trump voter panel

Gardner fires back, won't quit Trump voter panel

That razor-thin spread of 2,736 votes resulted in New Hampshire's four electoral votes going to Clinton - which could have proven absolutely critical had Trump not shocked the pollsters and pundits ...

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UC files lawsuit against Trump over DACA

UC files lawsuit against Trump over DACA

But attorneys say the lawsuit by the University of California, the first university to challenge the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, may be the most effective show of force yet to sa...

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Mueller likely to question six current and former Trump advisers

Mueller likely to question six current and former Trump advisers

Further, "the advisers are also connected to a series of internal documents that Mueller's investigators have asked the White House to produce", the Post reported , "citing people familiar with the...

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Dera Sacha Sauda crackdown: Mysterious plastic currency found during search operation

Dera Sacha Sauda crackdown: Mysterious plastic currency found during search operation

The mini-town like premises houses a stadium, a hospital, educational institutions, luxury resort, bungalows, and markets. Before conducting a search in Dera, the Court Commissioner is summoning the r...

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Court tells Maya Kodnani: Get Amit Shah to testify in 4 days

Court tells Maya Kodnani: Get Amit Shah to testify in 4 days

On Friday, having failed to get the BJP national president to testify in her defence, Kodnani asked the court for 10 more days, claiming in her application to the court that since Shah is not "reach...

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Saudi crown prince receives call from Qatar's emir

Saudi crown prince receives call from Qatar's emir

Mr. Trump reminded Qatar's Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani of the united front against terror financing that the president founded with his May speech in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia , according to th...

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