Saturday August 19-th, 2017

PTI rejects call for parliamentary probe over Gulalai's allegations PTI rejects call for parliamentary probe over Gulalai's allegations

The application said Gulalai put him under vast mental agony as she "lied through electronic and print media by making false allegations against my party chairman Imran Khan and my party PTI". Meanwhile, the National Assembly passed a resolution ...

British model 'kidnapped in Milan for Dark Web auction' British model 'kidnapped in Milan for Dark Web auction'

A British model was threatened with being sold in an online auction after being drugged and kidnapped in Milan , say Italian police. However, when the model turned up in Italy , Herba allegedly kidnapped her, drugging her with the str...

Trump responds to campaign to fire HR McMaster Trump responds to campaign to fire HR McMaster

President Trump is defending his national security adviser H.R. McMaster in the wake of criticism from those in the nationalist wing of his political coalition. The New York Times added that a senior White House official told them the president ha...

Congress workers detained for protesting against attack on Rahul Gandhi's convoy Congress workers detained for protesting against attack on Rahul Gandhi's convoy

Meanwhile, Gujarat Congress workers continued to protest outside the BJP headquarters in the state against the attack. "Their anti-people and anti-Gujarat mindset is not a secret", Rupani tweeted after the attack on Rahul Gandhi's vehicle.

Pound falls as Bank holds rates and cuts forecasts Pound falls as Bank holds rates and cuts forecasts

The central bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted 6-2 in favour of holding rates yet again at a meeting on Wednesday and unanimously agreed to continue the bank's billion-pound quantitative easing (QE) programme. With low unemployment, wages...

Colbert: White House staff should 'change the locks' while Trump on vacation Colbert: White House staff should 'change the locks' while Trump on vacation

In a piece called Frum argued that it's "vitally important" that the president and foreign leaders be able to speak without fear that their conversations will be leaked to the press. That sentiment was echoed by Obama's former National Security ...

Raids on Karnataka minister D Shivakumar continue for third straight day Raids on Karnataka minister D Shivakumar continue for third straight day

Shivakumar's house was also searched by I-T department officials till 2.30am on Thursday. "The resort is not being raided", the officials said . "Is Yeddyurappa (state BJP chief) not facing corruption charges?" he asked. Chandra also said that pe...

Mueller's team asks for Flynn documents Mueller's team asks for Flynn documents

Investigators working for USA special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating whether President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign colluded with Russian Federation, have asked the White House for documents related to his former national security advis...

Iran's President Rouhani sworn in for second term

Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , asked Europe to "take a more independent policy towards Iran", state media reported. Trump, who during his election campaign past year called 2015's nuclear ag...

Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly Boots Maduro Critic Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly Boots Maduro Critic

The Venezuelan leader also slammed Mexico, Chile and Peru as American vassals for saying they would not recognize the new assembly. The largely ceremonial installation of the constituent assembly offered few hints as what its first moves would be.

Naidu is 15th Vice President of India Naidu is 15th Vice President of India

He was associated with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. Kovind had won comfortably against the opposition's candidate Meira Kumar. To balance the regional factor, Naidu was the obvious choice. Sheriff will serve as Returning officer while counting ...

United States military aircraft crashes off Australia with marines feared killed United States military aircraft crashes off Australia with marines feared killed

This is a breaking story. An MV-22 Osprey pictured at an RAAF Base in Townsville. "Our thoughts are with the crew and families affected". Small boats and aircraft are searching the area for the three remaining crew members. According to MSN , ...

University professor arrested in Chicago murder University professor arrested in Chicago murder

Following a US-wide manhunt for the two men, Briton Andrew Warren , 56, handed himself in almost 3,200 kilometres away in San Francisco while Wyndham Lathem, 42 , gave himself up in Oakland. He had been stabbed several times in an attack so bruta...

LeBron sends birthday wishes to Obama: 'We do love you!' LeBron sends birthday wishes to Obama: 'We do love you!'

Many people responded to Reign's original request by sharing their favorite photos and memories of Obama. Liz Whitlow sent a wedding invitation to Barack and Michelle Obama . And while he's no longer living in the White House, Obama has sen...

Grand Canyon Rangers Find Body Believed to be Missing Woman Grand Canyon Rangers Find Body Believed to be Missing Woman

On Wednesday afternoon, search and rescue crews located a body believed to be Beadle's near the Black Bridge at the bottom of Grand Canyon, approximately three-quarters of a mile from Phantom Ranch, park officials said in a press release. The two chi...

Makenna O'Donnell on Michelle Carter Makenna O'Donnell on Michelle Carter

Carter, now 20, was given a jail sentence on Thursday, but the judge granted a defense motion that will keep Carter out of jail until her appeals in state courts are exhausted. 'You said you were gonna do it. She also mentioned that there should be a...

Fire Engulfs Dubai's Torch Residential Tower Fire Engulfs Dubai's Torch Residential Tower

The Civil Defence said that at around 3.30 am, the firefighters had brought the blaze under control. Similar cladding is blamed for fueling London's Grenfell Tower fire in June. The firefighters battled the blaze for more than two hours. Buil...

U.S. sanctions will strengthen nuke ambition: N.Korea U.S. sanctions will strengthen nuke ambition: N.Korea

The Security Council is reportedly close to a new draft resolution ramping up sanctions on North Korea. Nine members must vote in favor of the resolution for it to pass, and it can not get any vetoes from U.S., China, Russia, Britain or France, the f...

European Union slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation over Crimea turbines European Union slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation over Crimea turbines

Taman is a peninsula in the Krasnodar region of Russian Federation not far from the Crimea. Last month, Siemens said four of its gas turbines, designed for the project in Taman, were illegally delivered to the Crimea by a Russian contractor.

Tillerson Admits He and Trump Disagree Over Iran Nuclear Deal Tillerson Admits He and Trump Disagree Over Iran Nuclear Deal

Russia, for its part, announced countermeasures, including cutting the total number of personnel employed in USA diplomatic and consular offices in Russia, and suspending the use of a summer residence in Moscow . "The sobering truth is, we're still ...

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