Why this is crucial for the Cong, BJP and JD(S)

Congress President Rahul Gandhi tweeted on Thursday, "The BJP's irrational insistence that it will form a Govt.in Karnataka , even though it clearly doesn't have the numbers, is to make a mockery of our Constitution". He requested that the curre... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Teachers March in North Carolina: What to know, and why they're
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Teachers March in North Carolina: What to know, and why they're

HC: What do you hope this rally will accomplish? "I just believe that this is a show of solidarity", Letchworth said. The windows of many GOP legislators were covered with signs and pamphlets promoting a ...More..

Mikel Arteta given Arsene Wenger backing for Arsenal job
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Mikel Arteta given Arsene Wenger backing for Arsenal job

Appointing him would carry numerous same pros and cons that hiring Arteta would bring-either would be a young, exciting choice who could bring fresh ideas into the club, which they know well, but their lack of ...More..

Police raid home of ex-Malaysian PM over corruption scandal
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Police raid home of ex-Malaysian PM over corruption scandal

Amar gave no other details, but The Star said searches were also conducted at the prime minister's office, the official residence and two places linked to Najib's family in a luxury Kuala Lumpur condominium...More..

European Union chief on Trump:
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

European Union chief on Trump: "With friends like that, who needs enemies?"

It was clear, Tusk suggested, that Washington could no longer be relied upon. Trump's moving of the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem this week has also upset many in Europe , though the European Union has f...More..

Expelled Student Shows Up at Graduation Rehearsal With Gun
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Expelled Student Shows Up at Graduation Rehearsal With Gun

Dixon High School will be closed to students on Thursday, May 17th. At that point, he was confronted by a school resource officer . The officer responded in kind, striking the alleged gunman. Police say mo...More..

What We Now Know About Trump Jr's Infamous Air Force 1 Statement
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

What We Now Know About Trump Jr's Infamous Air Force 1 Statement

Kaveladze works for Agalarov's father, a Russian developer who partnered with Donald Trump to host the Miss Universe contest in Moscow in 2013. "If it's what you say I love it", Trump Jr responded to Goldst...More..

Trump hosts sanctuary state roundtable at the White House
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Trump hosts sanctuary state roundtable at the White House

Sheriff Margaret Mims told the president that California's sanctuary laws have put sheriffs like herself in "an untenable position", caught between conflicting state and federal laws. But those who want to see ...More..

Facebook, Aiming for Transparency, Details Removal of Posts and Fake Accounts
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Facebook, Aiming for Transparency, Details Removal of Posts and Fake Accounts

Why, for example, did Facebook make it possible for people to sell opiates on the site, even though it says that content is prohibited? Improved IT also helped Facebook take action against 1.9 million posts c...More..

Dozens Killed, Wounded as Taliban Closes in on City in Western Afghan
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Dozens Killed, Wounded as Taliban Closes in on City in Western Afghan

Head of the provincial council Farid Bakhtawar said that "The enemies (Taliban) are moving towards the prison compound,", adding that "we will fight until our last drop of blood for Farah". Provincial capital o...More..

European super league inevitable, says Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

European super league inevitable, says Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

Yet these players have had more success against the Gunners than most. "It's unbelievable they haven't got a point away this year", Merson told Sky Sports . "Not the most glamorous maybe, but the most hard". "...More..

by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Late-Night Hosts Tee Off on Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

On The Late Show on CBS, host Stephen Colbert joked of the break with tradition, "Now we just have to destabilize Antarctica, and we'll have global-crisis bingo". Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner . That j...More..

USA retailer Gap apologises for 'erroneous' China map printed on a T-shirt
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

USA retailer Gap apologises for 'erroneous' China map printed on a T-shirt

The spokesman said the foreign ministry is watching the situation and has called on Air Canada to change the designation back to simply " Taiwan ". He said he plans to send a letter of protest to the airline....More..

Asian stocks most lower amid trade uncertainty
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Asian stocks most lower amid trade uncertainty

She is the chair of the worldwide trade and government regulations practice at the firm Dechert, LLP. " President Xi [Jinping] of China , and I, are working together to give massive Chinese phone company, Z...More..

White House blames Gaza deaths on Hamas: 'Propaganda attempt'
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

White House blames Gaza deaths on Hamas: 'Propaganda attempt'

There had already been weeks of protests and clashes along the Gaza border, with at least 91 Palestinians killed by Israeli fire there since March 30. Health officials said 900 Palestinians were wounded, abou...More..

Portsmouth MP pays tribute to Tessa Jowell
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Portsmouth MP pays tribute to Tessa Jowell

He told the BBC that she was a "committed public servant" who was "always true and loyal and decent and wise". 'She was someone who never stopped fighting for what they believed in, and a politician who del...More..

China is conducting trials of an aircraft carrier of its own design
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

China is conducting trials of an aircraft carrier of its own design

In Hong Kong media claimed that the Chinese Navy past year began construction of a third aircraft carrier, equipped with modern catapult for faster take-off aircraft on the basis of the electromagnetic system. ...More..

Advisers bad-mouth Kirstjen Nielsen as a Never Trumper
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Advisers bad-mouth Kirstjen Nielsen as a Never Trumper

Two senior White House officials described Nielsen as upset after the meeting, but said they were unaware of such a letter or threats to resign. He also questioned why Mexico had not done more to stop illeg...More..

Malaysia: Anwar Ibrahim to be freed on Tuesday, daughter says
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Malaysia: Anwar Ibrahim to be freed on Tuesday, daughter says

At 92, he is the world's oldest elected leader. Indeed, the unlikely alliance of Mahathir and Anwar has been one of the many odd aspects of this election. Mahathir has vowed to reassure financial markets and re...More..

British vacationers kidnapped, guard killed in Congo park ambush
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

British vacationers kidnapped, guard killed in Congo park ambush

The Britons were among a group of people taken hostage, according to a spokesperson for the Congolese Institute for Nature Conservation (ICCN). Virunga national park's 3,000 square miles contain active volc...More..