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PM Narendra Modi's 'Ramayan' jibe at Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury triggers Mahabharat

PM Narendra Modi's 'Ramayan' jibe at Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury triggers Mahabharat

Her loud laughter to Modi's speech left the prime minister incredibly rattled as he struggled to continue with his speech. To this, Venkaiah said that he would have to name her and call her out for ...

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What a true Trump parade would be

Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser's spokeswoman said the District had no formal request for a parade but "just like the wall, he will have to pay for it", a reference to Trump's plan to build a wall on...

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Police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation

Police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation

The charges are related to the deaths of Selim Esen, 44, Andrew Kinsman , 49, Majeed Kayhan, 58, Soroush Mahmudi, 50, and Dean Lisowick, either 43 or 44. Detective Sgt. Hank Idsinga said that the bod...

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Modi addressees his first election rallies in Tripura

Modi addressees his first election rallies in Tripura

People should throw Manik now and wear hira", the prime minister said. "In a way, the PM Modi has humiliated the women in the Nation", said Renuka Chowdhury, addressing the media representatives outsi...

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What's now the biggest goal for women's rights? Share your thoughts

What's now the biggest goal for women's rights? Share your thoughts

The culprit Anne Hunt, who was dubbed "Hatchet Fiend", "Fury with a Chopper" and "Wild Woman" in press reports, was sentenced to six months in jail for the stunt. The Anti-suffrage movement engaged in...

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Ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia gets 5 years in jail for corruption

Ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia gets 5 years in jail for corruption

Zia has denied any misuse of worldwide funds donated to a charitable children's trust. Zia's son and heir apparent at the BNP, Tarique Rahman, and four others were sentenced to 10 years in jail in the...

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LeBron James only consulted on Dwyane Wade trade, not others

LeBron James only consulted on Dwyane Wade trade, not others

Along with this deal, the Cavaliers pulled off major deal with the Lakers as they sent guard Isaiah Thomas and forward Channing Frye to Los Angeles for guard Jordan Clarkson and forward Larry N...

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Bach defends Russian Federation doping response

Bach defends Russian Federation doping response

On Wednesday afternoon, the CAS will also be hearing the appeal of 32 other Russian athletes who were not invited by the IOC. Speaking in Pyeongchang ahead of next week's Winter Olympics, Bach exp...

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Going out of business sales begin for Toys

Going out of business sales begin for Toys"R"Us"

These are sales just at the stores that are closing and will not be matched by other Toys R Us stores. We called and found out they're starting with 10% off on everything, except food and diapers. M...

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Bermuda bans same-sex marriage, allows domestic partnerships instead

Bermuda bans same-sex marriage, allows domestic partnerships instead

About a half dozen existing same-sex marriages in Bermuda, which took place between the Supreme Court ruling in May 2017 and the repeal, will continue to be recognised under the new law. Human Right...

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Former President Bush says Russian Federation interfered with vote in the US

Former President Bush says Russian Federation interfered with vote in the US

He added: " It's problematic that a foreign nation is involved in our election system. Our democracy is only as good as people trust the results", Bush added. "He's got a chip on his shoulder.The rea...

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Oil Price Hits 1-Month Low After US Inventory Build

Oil Price Hits 1-Month Low After US Inventory Build

Analysts polled by S&P Global Platts expected a 2.8 million-barrel increase. Last month, it forecast a 970,000 bpd year-over-year increase to 10.27 million bpd. "The new world order of USA production ...

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Iran May Ban Import of Samsung Products after Olympics Controversy

Iran May Ban Import of Samsung Products after Olympics Controversy

Robinson said that the nuclear threat crisis and conflict between North Korea and the West does not necessarily mean that things could get even worse for Christians there, simply because "it is hard...

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Murphy Suggests Tillerson Is Inviting Russians to Disrupt 2018 Elections

Murphy Suggests Tillerson Is Inviting Russians to Disrupt 2018 Elections

Speaking at Colombia's presidential palace, Tillerson said the United States was also studying the idea of helping Colombia financially as it deals with more than 600,000 Venezuelans who have fl...

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Martin Schulz to step down as Social Democrat leader in Germany

Martin Schulz to step down as Social Democrat leader in Germany

Ms Merkel, Europe's most experienced leader, has seen her standing at home and overseas weakened by the longest stretch of coalition-building in the country's postwar history. Schulz's zigzag course...

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Russian Federation begins deportation of N. Korean staff - ambassador

Russian Federation begins deportation of N. Korean staff - ambassador

Most worrying of all, a belief seems to be gathering pace that the United States can somehow launch "surgical" military strikes while containing a larger conflict, because Kim Jong-un will not respond...

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Frat boys hold 'fattest pig' sex contest

Frat boys hold 'fattest pig' sex contest

New members were reportedly told not to inform the women about their deception. 'The campus community will be watching to see whether the members of ZBT, as individuals and as a group, live up to t...

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TRACKING: Winter Storm Thursday Night through Friday

TRACKING: Winter Storm Thursday Night through Friday

Totals will be higher norther of I-80 where some totals could even get close to a foot. "Expect a hard Friday morning commute, especially south of Milwaukee and Madison and into northern IL", accor...

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Rob Porter, White House Aide, Resigns After Accusations of Abuse

Kelly has performed on domestic violence accusations against Rob Porter , who has resigned as staff secretary . Chief of Staff John Kelly initially called Porter "a man of integrity", but late...

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Cost of Trump's military parade could run into millions

Cost of Trump's military parade could run into millions

A potential option is to have the parade coincide with the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. "I think we're all aware in this country of the President's affection and respect for the mili...

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North Korean cheerleading 'army of beauties' arrives at Olympics

North Korean cheerleading 'army of beauties' arrives at Olympics

Ham said in a letter to Van Oosterom that the delegation's participation "will serve as a timely opportunity to reduce tensions on the Korean Peninsula and beyond by promoting an environment conducive...

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IOF Kills Palestinian in Alleged Stabbing Attack

IOF Kills Palestinian in Alleged Stabbing Attack

Hamzah Zamara, 19, was killed after he was shot dead by Israeli soldiers near the southern West bank city of Hebron, the ministry said in a statement . Israeli troops arrived at the stabbers' home ...

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GPS System Could Have Stopped Deadly Amtrak Crash

GPS System Could Have Stopped Deadly Amtrak Crash

Two people on the Amtrak train were killed, and 116 injured when it slammed into a parked CSX freight train on a side track. January 31, 2018: An Amtrak passenger train carrying Republican mem...

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What's in US Senate deal on spending, debt ceiling

What's in US Senate deal on spending, debt ceiling

The bill to address carbon dioxide emissions passed by a small margin in the House but died in the Senate . In the 2019 fiscal year, defense spending would rise by $85 billion and domestic spendi...

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New Jersey governor signs net neutrality order

New Jersey governor signs net neutrality order

Gov. Andrew Cuomo of NY and Gov. Steve Bullock of Montana also have signed executive orders barring their states from entering contracts with internet service providers who refuse to follow net n...

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Saudi Arabia permits Air India flights to Israel use its airspace

Saudi Arabia permits Air India flights to Israel use its airspace

Air India recently asked Israel's Airports Authority for slots for departing flights, starting March 20. For seventy years, the kingdom's airspace had been closed not only to Israeli aircraft, bu...

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Court sentences man to death in Mashal lynching case

Court sentences man to death in Mashal lynching case

During the course of hearing, a total of 57 accused were presented by the prosecution. In April 2017, he was accused of committing blasphemy - a charge that carries a judicial death sentence and, in...

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Filipina missing after 6.4-magnitude quake in Taiwan

Filipina missing after 6.4-magnitude quake in Taiwan

More than 250 people were injured in Tuesday's quake, and at least 60 people are missing . Taiwanese authorities turned down Beijing's offer to help with the search for missing people after the r...

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United Nations rights chief: 'all-out assault on democracy' in Maldives

United Nations rights chief: 'all-out assault on democracy' in Maldives

Meanwhile, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Zeid Al Hussein said the declaration of the state of emergency in the Maldives and the resulting suspension of constitutional guarantees hav...

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USA condemns Polish president's decision to sign Holocaust bill into law

USA condemns Polish president's decision to sign Holocaust bill into law

Poland's right-wing government says the law is needed to protect the reputation of its citizens and make sure they are recognized as victims not perpetrators of Nazi aggression during World War Two....

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Texas police officer shot, killed; suspect barricaded in apartment complex

Texas police officer shot, killed; suspect barricaded in apartment complex

Police say an officer has died after being shot in an active shooter situation in a north Dallas suburb. Police said he continued to fire shots, but was taken into custody a few hours later. A police ...

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Zimbabwe opposition leader critically ill in S/African hospital

Zimbabwe opposition leader critically ill in S/African hospital

The 65 year-old has been in and out of hospital and returned to South Africa in early January for medical care. PDP is the first coalition partner to come clean on its preferred leader for MDC-T, as...

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Nancy Pelosi Quotes from Bible in Filibuster-Style Speech for Dreamers

Nancy Pelosi Quotes from Bible in Filibuster-Style Speech for Dreamers

But they have resisted President Trump's call for more border security and tighter immigration laws in exchange for putting 1.8 million Dreamers on a path to citizenship. By the afternoon, Democrats...

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LeBron James hits buzzer-beater to lift Cavs in OT

LeBron James hits buzzer-beater to lift Cavs in OT

Cleveland has been in discussions with the Los Angeles Clippers regarding DeAndre Jordan, but the team is unwilling to include the Brooklyn Nets' first-round draft pick that L.A. The Cavaliers hav...

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Ex-Pope Benedict Says He's Nearing the End of His Life

Ex-Pope Benedict Says He's Nearing the End of His Life

Benedict wrote a brief letter to Italian daily Corriere della Sera after readers inquired how he was doing. Benedict in February 2013 became the first pope in six centuries to resign, citing his...

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Syrian Pro-Regime Forces Attack Prompts Coalition Defensive Strikes

Syrian Pro-Regime Forces Attack Prompts Coalition Defensive Strikes

A military official, who provided information about the attack on the condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to discuss it on the record, said the attacking forces initiated the assault ...

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Israel's police chiefs to recommend indicting Netanyahu

Israel's police chiefs to recommend indicting Netanyahu

Regarding Case 2,000, police are divided on whether there is an evidentiary basis for criminal charges, the report says. In exchange, Netanyahu was accused of agreeing to support a bill to weaken I...

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Obama 'Needs to Know The whole lot We're Doing — FBI Texts

Obama 'Needs to Know The whole lot We're Doing — FBI Texts

For his part, President Trump responded on Twitter to the newly released texts , describing them as "bombshells". Other texts showed more anti-Trump sentiments. Strzok and Page, who were involv...

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California judge: Baker can refuse to serve same-sex couples

California judge: Baker can refuse to serve same-sex couples

The decision came after a lawyer for Tastries Bakery argued that owner Cathy Miller should have a right to free speech and free expression of religion . He was ordered to undergo sensitivity tr...

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It Will Soon Be A Crime To Blame Poland For The Holocaust

It Will Soon Be A Crime To Blame Poland For The Holocaust

President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday signed into law a controversial Holocaust bill meant to safeguard Poland's image overseas but which has instead triggered an unprecedented diplomatic row with Is...

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