Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Indian community in Japan warmly welcomes Modi Indian community in Japan warmly welcomes Modi

This will be my second visit to Japan as Prime Minister", the statement said adding, "Our partnership with Japan is characterized as a special strategic and global partnership. But the agreement will still have to be ratified by the Japanese parlia...

UK campaigners win appeal case over preventative HIV drug UK campaigners win appeal case over preventative HIV drug

The World Health Organisation recommend that those people deemed to be at substantial risk of HIV infection are offered PrEP, and countries including America, Norway, France and South Africa have already started implementing the medication.

House Speaker Paul Ryan says Trump saved GOP majority in House, Senate House Speaker Paul Ryan says Trump saved GOP majority in House, Senate

The House speaker said he "didn't think" Trump could win in Wisconsin. "He just earned a mandate", Ryan said. Democrats managed to pick up only one other GOP-held Senate seat, in IL, a devastating outcome for a party that went into Election Day wit...

KD Show: Durant goes off against old Oklahoma City team

It was Russ, however, who had the main talking point off the court, particularly on social media, due to his pre-game attire. "Just direct messaged me one night out of the blue on Instagram and had this long message about how he respected me, he fo...

Clinton, Trump sprint to finish in final campaign appeals

Trust is Clinton's most vulnerable front and the Republican presidential nominee has attacked it repeatedly in this brutal campaign, nicknaming her "Crooked Hillary". "Do not let this opportunity slip away". "Tomorrow, we face the test of our time"...

See 'SNL' Rebel Against 'Gross' Election in Cathartic Sketch See 'SNL' Rebel Against 'Gross' Election in Cathartic Sketch

Baldwin as Trump stopped the sketch to comment on how exhausted he was of yelling at McKinnon as Clinton - "Don't you guys feel gross all the time about this?" - and the two left the studio holding hands. Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump shows his l...

Australia says US under Donald Trump must maintain strong focus on Asia

The deal between 12 Asia-Pacific countries has been signed but not yet ratified by lawmakers in the U.S. and with Trump running his campaign on an anti-free trade message, Turnbull admitted it did not look good. "We have been preparing for either a C...

Duckworth pledges fight for middle class after US Senate win Duckworth pledges fight for middle class after US Senate win

Duckworth, a veteran who lost both her legs during the Iraq War, is now serving her second term in Congress, representing Illinois' 8th district. Kirk is also a veteran. Duckworth appeared on a televised USA election debate on October 27 this yea...

39 persons killed in three Iraqi attacks 39 persons killed in three Iraqi attacks

A carpark for Shiite pilgrims visiting one of Islam's holiest shrines, al-Askari mosque in Samarra, south of Tikrit, was also attacked. The Tikrit attack killed at least 15 people and wounded at least 33, while at least 10 died and at least 25 were...

Canadian PM Trudeau says he'll work closely with Trump

In a statement, Trudeau said he would work with the new administration on trade , investment, worldwide peace and security. But, as friendly as Canadians may be, will they actually accept a flood of US citizens coming for the border? They noted th...

Political newcomer defeats Democratic attorney general in Mo. governor's race Political newcomer defeats Democratic attorney general in Mo. governor's race

Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Lankford has won a full-six year term in the Senate. The race was expected to be closer, drawing national attention as a possible pickup for Democrats . "We did hundreds of events all over the state of Missouri "....

Obama on Trump victory: We are now all rooting for his success

By using a presidential memorandum, Trump would be able to direct Homeland Security to work with other federal agencies like Immigrations and Customs Enforcement to prioritize deporting anyone found without documentation, regardless of a criminal re...

Millions scramble after India scraps its largest banknotes Millions scramble after India scraps its largest banknotes

India's economy - and its tax base - has always been hobbled by a culture of what is known here as "black money", with business people using cash to avoid paying taxes. Hope this step will help in curbing black money in the country. However, "there...

Colorado's voting database went down briefly for unknown reasons

Democrats had gone to court to extend voting across Colorado by two hours after the secretary of state's voter registration system went down for almost 30 minutes Tuesday. Every polling place has been impacted, the office said. But they voted again...

Sensex rebounds 390 pts, Nifty hits 8500 on global cues Sensex rebounds 390 pts, Nifty hits 8500 on global cues

European markets were also trading in negative scenario. The surprise outcome, defying all odds, brought significant uncertainty in terms of the overall direction of economic policy. The BSE Mid-Cap index fell 1.85 per cent, while the BSE Small-Cap ...

Wisconsin sets new early voting record Wisconsin sets new early voting record

More than 21,000 ballots have been returned in La Crosse County. Some communities, including Madison and Milwaukee, began early voting as early as late September. Thousands of other absentee ballots have been issued but had not been returned as of ...

Police kill suspect in Arizona officer's death Police kill suspect in Arizona officer's death

Officer Darrin Reed was critically wounded as gunfire erupted outside the fast-food restaurant and he was rushed to a nearby hospital where he died, Navajo County officials confirmed. According to DPS, the suspect is now driving a brown or gray, 2006...

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday

An ounce of gold was up 2.4 percent at $1,305 while the dollar reversed earlier losses to trade 0.1 percent higher at 0.9783 Swiss franc. Among the big winners, so far, are health-care and defense stocks, according to CNBC . At one point overnight...

No harassment over small deposits under demonetisation: Jaitley No harassment over small deposits under demonetisation: Jaitley

It had earlier came out with two schemes to deal with the problems of black money stashed overseas and kept at home. "Reduction in parallel economy would increase the size of formal economy", he added. "Cash money supply will go down, obviously". "...

Walgreens sues Theranos, seeks $140 million in damages Walgreens sues Theranos, seeks $140 million in damages

Walgreens' lawyers said details of the suit's allegations had to remain confidential because of terms in the contract the company signed with Theranos in 2009. Walgreens plowed cash in Theranos and set up blood testing centers in its stores tha...

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