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by | April 07, 2018 | 06:11

The officer-goers were seen peeping out of the window as it got dark rather early than usual. Delhi Airport witnessed delays and diversions as a dust storm followed by some light rain descended on the city. As per Skymet Weather , the city is likely to pick up some rain by April 9 and we can expect some rain and thundershowers until April 10. The Skymet Weather report says major contribution of rains would come from northeast India, which may help reduce the countrywide cumulative rain ...

by | April 07, 2018 | 06:05

They alleged that the Central government had been acting against the interest of the farming community of Tamil Nadu. Led by its President, P. "All Tamils particularly the youth should boycott IPL matches which are to be held in Chennai , as a mark of protest", MLA TTV Dinakaran said today.

by | April 07, 2018 | 06:00

The stories have frustrated the White House, but Trump called Pruitt earlier this week and told him to "keep your head up" and "keep fighting". Trump remains the only president since Ronald Reagan to skip the dinner (and Reagan had a pretty good reason: He had been shot).

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:45

Netanyahu said that in the past 24 hours he has consulted with Interior Minister Aryeh Deri - who spoke alongside him on Monday in the Prime Minister's Office announcing the now cancelled framework - as well as with professionals dealing with the issue and representatives of the residents of south Tel Aviv, where numerous migrants live.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:31

RCMP say they are at the scene of a fatal collision involving a truck and a bus carrying a hockey team northeast of Saskatoon. Nipawin Apostolic Church was set up as a location for families to gather. Emergency measures and victim services personnel were to attend that site. Traffic will be blocked or restricted for several hours, so drivers can expect lengthy delays.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:28

The warning came ahead of fresh protests at the Israel-Gaza border, a week after more than a dozen Palestinians were killed by Israeli security forces during a day of protest. Dr. Ashraf al-Qedra, spokesperson of the Health Ministry in Gaza , said the soldiers shot 1070 Palestinians , 551 of them were rushed to the make-shift clinics on Palestinian lands hundreds of meters away from the border fence.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:15

On Tuesday, the U.S. trade representative announced a list of roughly 1,300 Chinese goods worth $50 billion annually that would be subject to new U.S. They calmed down on Wednesday and Thursday on hopes the two would find a diplomatic solution but slid on Friday after Beijing said it would fight the Trump administration's latest threats.

by | April 07, 2018 | 05:14

We're now investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred a short time ago at the intersection of Madge Ln and Mabel Rd in the Northeast part of the valley. Not only is the attorney general's office doing an investigation, but the Austin Police Department is doing an administrative investigation as well.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:59

The Indian Air Force (IAF ) on Friday initiated the procurement of 110 fighter aircraft for its depleted combat force - now languishing at 31 fighter squadrons against a desired strength of 42. This mega defence deal will sure help the IAF to reduce the shortage of fighter jets. In other words, the aircraft have to be jointly produced by a foreign aircraft maker along with an Indian company under the recently-launched strategic partnership model which aims to bring in high-end defence ...

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:58

The World Trade Organization ( WTO ) said Friday that South Korea is to suspend tariff concessions on certain goods from the United States due to tariffs imposed by Washington on solar cells and washing machines responsible for around 1.4 billion US dollars in annual trade.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:57

Blake Farenthold has abruptly resigned from Congress amid sexual misconduct allegations. "It's been an honor and a privilege to serve". "I love y'all. In 2014, another former communications director for Farenthold sued him for sexual harassment which ended with a settlement. As of February, his office said he was "waiting on advice of counsel before acting".

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:53

Facebook's Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said in March that he will not appear before a United Kingdom parliamentary committee to give evidence after Damian Collins, the head of the committee, invited Zuckerberg to answer for a "catastrophic failure of process".

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:51

On Friday, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu accused the Centre of acting in an autocratic manner and scuttling the various efforts to bring the no-trust motion up for discussion in Parliament, PTI reported. "They (BJP) said the special category status is quashed". "In the past, some natives used to collude with Britishers". YSR Congress and the TDP have served notices to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to move a no-confidence-motion against the BJP.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:51

The UK Home Office (interior ministry) said earlier on Friday that Viktoria Skripal, who had planned to travel to Britain to take Sergei's daughter Yulia back to Russian Federation, had been denied a British visa. In an interview with Sky News earlier in the day, Viktoria Skripal said she was sure she would be denied an entry visa as, to her mind, London did not want her to visit her cousin.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:49

Facebook said the feature was developed after the Sony Corp. data hack in 2014, which exposed a trove of sensitive internal communications. Her remarks echo Mark Zuckerberg's statement last month, where he revealed that Facebook would audit all of the third-party apps that had access to user data - because other leaks are a worrying possibility.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:46

Several Congress leaders including social media in-charge of the party Divya Spandana posted the video on different social media accounts. In the video, Rahul Gandhi is seen waving at a group of people from his open-top SUV when suddenly a hand in the crowd throws a garland in his direction.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:33

Replying to Gandhi's apprehensions that the Centre is attempting to strike out the SC/ST act, Shah declared that the BJP will never remove reservations from the country, and will strongly oppose if any other party attempts to do so. "We are not afraid of debate because we have nothing to hide", said Shah challenging Azad. Recalling former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's lines that "the cloud will go away, the sun will come up, and lotus will bloom", he said the BJP at present rules the ...

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:29

No gun was seen by witnesses and the robber left the bank at 4300 Lone Tree Way with an undetermined amount of cash, police said. No weapon was displayed nor implied, and there were no injuries as a result of the incident. Two juveniles and an adult were arrested in Brentwood on Friday morning where they were pursued by police after trying to rob an Antioch jewelry store, authorities said.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:28

A fourth person has been charged in the December robbery of a sailor attempting to buy sex in a local motel room, police said. He was standing inside of the door and was highly intoxicated , according to police. Barrios was arraigned Thursday on a single count of unarmed robbery. A separate recording that was taken outside captures Coleman as knocks her unconscious with a single punch to the face.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:22

So, be prepared for a few strong to possibly severe weather early Saturday . Rain will spread across the region and winds might just be strong enough to blow cherry blossoms off the trees. A fourth storm system arrives on Thursday . Meanwhile, Friday is expected to be another mixed bag of sunshine and showers with highest temperatures hovering between 9C and 13C.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:24

Clinton argued that sexism and misogyny played a role in the political discourse during the 2016 USA election. In it, the former FBI chief told lawmakers the bureau had "learned of the existence of emails that appear to be pertinent to the investigation" into Clinton's use of a private email server during her tenure at the State Department.

by | April 07, 2018 | 04:08

Trump, Mr. Mnuchin and Robert Lighthizer, the United States trade representative, stirred up the sentiment that the USA would not back down. For the week, the S&P 500 was down 1.4 per cent, the Dow was down 0.7 per cent and the Nasdaq was down 2.1 per cent.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:58

You know, it's a business decision ... you've got to feel good about the deal. Cespedes, smiling, said he called it. Given the Mets' injury history in recent seasons, you want that depth. The bullpen pitched three scoreless Thursday. The fourth-year right-hander had a poor 2017 season, posting a 6.08 ERA and a 1.53 WHIP in 13 starts.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:39

Last night, Trump surprised many by announcing that he would instruct US trade officials to consider an additional $100 billion in tariffs as a reaction to China's retaliation against USA tariffs. So right now, China buys about $130 billion of goods from us and we buy about $500 billion of goods from them. Trump has vigorously enforced U.S. trade laws by backing companies and industries that complain of harm from unfair trade due to imposed duties on imports.

by | April 07, 2018 | 03:38

The move would give Coincheck the financial backing necessary to rebuild after losing 58 billion yen of customers' digital assets in a hacking attack earlier this year, while allowing Monex to gain a foothold in the cryptocurrency business.