Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade

Trump held a rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on Saturday night. "And we are not the enemy of the American people", said White House Correspondents' Association President Jeff Mason. But Trump appears to see things differently. Trump made his re...

Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from day 4 Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from day 4

The Centre today admitted in the Supreme Court that Aadhaar card details had been leaked, but said it had taken place from other government departments, not from the nodal agency Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). "In a tax regime, you...

Trump won't get House OK of health bill before his 100th day Trump won't get House OK of health bill before his 100th day

Friday's extension gives members of Congress more time - until midnight on May 5 - to try to reach a deal on a spending bill that will last through the rest of fiscal year 2017, which ends September 30. On Wednesday, conservatives in the House Freedo...

Trump Says He's Brought 'Profound Change' to Washington Trump Says He's Brought 'Profound Change' to Washington

In comparing Trump's approval rating in the first 20 days of his tenure to a 20-day period in April, Reuters also found a rise in disapproval among independents, college-educated adults, people with below-average incomes, white women and white Mill...

If re-elected, British Columbia premier will impose coal tax If re-elected, British Columbia premier will impose coal tax

The Liberals and NDP have also failed on climate change and getting the province ready for the new economy, he said . Four members of the team flanked Horgan during a panel discussion, including environmental researchers and experts Nancy Olewiler...

Syria accuses Israel of bombing outpost near Damascus

Syria s state news agency SANA said several Israeli missiles hit near the airport causing material damage. Israel's Patriot anti-aircraft missile system shot down an aerial target over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Thursday, the Israeli m...

Lucky Same-Sex Couples Get to Sue Infamous Homophobe Kim Davis Lucky Same-Sex Couples Get to Sue Infamous Homophobe Kim Davis

District Judge David L. Bunning, but the Cincinnati-based appeals court panel overturned his decision Tuesday. Davis was ultimately jailed for contempt of court for a few days at the height of the controversy. Her resistance ignited a media storm, as...

Preds take Game 3 versus St. Louis, regain series 2-1 Preds take Game 3 versus St. Louis, regain series 2-1

Vladimir Tarasenko, Blues - The Russian right wing scored two goals for St Louis, including the game victor. The Blues were whistled for three penalties in the first period, and though Nashville didn't pick up any power-play goals, the Predators s...

Congress Reaches Deal To Fund Federal Government Through September Congress Reaches Deal To Fund Federal Government Through September

The agreement involves concession on President Trump's part of funding for a wall on the border with Mexico, a major plank of his 2016 campaign. A deal has been struck in Congress to fund the government for the rest of the current fiscal year the...

Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without Trump Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without Trump

In Washington , WHCA President Jeff Mason defended press freedom even as he acknowledged this year's dinner had a different feel, saying attempts to undermine the media was risky for democracy. His rally Saturday in Pennsylvania will give him a chan...

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile North Korea test-fires ballistic missile

The Trump administration is willing to bargain directly with North Korea over ending its nuclear weapons program, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday, an apparent shift in policy aimed at strengthening worldwide resolve against what the ...

Iran denounces Turkish air raid on Iraq

Washington, Apr 25 The United States is "deeply concerned" by Turkish air strikes that reportedly killed more than two dozen Kurdish fighters in Iraq and Syria , the State Department said today. In turn, the Turkish military released a statement s...

Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

Prior to the executions of the two men on Monday night, attorneys representing Jones had appealed on the basis that he would die painfully since there was a possibility he had a resistance to midazolam, one of the drugs used in the chemical execution...

California gunman to appear in court on murder count California gunman to appear in court on murder count

Kori Ali Muhammad's criminal history includes arrests for gun possession, theft and drug charges. Before leaving, Muhammad threatened that "if they called the police, he would burn down their apartment", according to the sheriff's detective's writt...

More than 21000 expected at Trump's first Easter Egg Roll

The Easter Egg Roll is one of the largest White House events of any presidency. Addressing attendees Monday morning from the White House's south portico, Trump congratulated his wife on organizing the event. service members. "Eggitha" from the ...

Le Pen tries to court French environmentalists

Quitting the euro has been among Le Pen's least popular policies, but with a week to go until polling, she seems to be playing down that part of her programme. One French police officer was seriously burnt and two others injured in clashes at a May D...

NKorea says it will speed up nuke program in response to US

Cho said Seoul's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se met with U.S. State Secretary Rex Tillerson last week in NY, where the two agreed pressure on the North should continue and a hasty dialogue with North Korea would be a bad idea. considered going int...

North Korea marks anniversary with massive artillery drill

In Washington, the Trump administration invited the entire 100-member Senate for a briefing Wednesday on the escalating crisis. The issued their statement the context of "already heightened tensions - especially in the midst of the ongoing joint US...

Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari's house attacked, 2 arrested Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari's house attacked, 2 arrested

Two people have been arrested in connection with the attack. The arrested include Jay Kumar, 38, and his brother Jaswant Singh, 33. It is learnt that a group of men arrived at Mr. His driver with a Scorpio vehicle, in which Tiwari was not travellin...

Meerut: Retd. Colonel's residence raided, cash, weapons recovered Meerut: Retd. Colonel's residence raided, cash, weapons recovered

Four people have been detained for questioning. The seized samples have been sent to wild life institute of Dehradun for forensic examination. The colonel's son Prashant is a national level shooter and a key suspect in the case, a DRI official said...

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