• Angry protesters greet Rahul Gandhi in Rae Bareli, Amethi
Angry protesters greet Rahul Gandhi in Rae Bareli, Amethi

Mr Gandhi chose to visit the local Churwa Hanuman temple in Rae Bareli as BJP workers staged protests over his visit and clashed with Congress workers in Salon Assembly segment. "The Gandhi family has been representing Amethi and Rae Bareli for nearly four decades". Aimed at the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the message on the poster reads:...

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  • Police charge man in east Charlotte convenience store robbery
Police charge man in east Charlotte convenience store robbery

According to the Charlotte - Mecklenburg authorities, on Saturday, at approximately 5:30 p.m., several police cars were dispatched to the bridge on Old Gum Branch Road. Christina worked as a Panthers' game day employee, Panthers spokesman Steven Drummond confirmed. Citing police, WSOC reported that the children's father has been located and h...

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  • Iran's Rouhani declares 'victory' over Trump on nuclear deal
Iran's Rouhani declares 'victory' over Trump on nuclear deal

The legislation must explicitly state in United States law that long-range missile and nuclear weapons programs are inseparable, and that Iran's development and testing of missiles should be subject to severe sanctions. "Our worst fears are being confirmed", he said. "If at any time I judge that such an agreement is not within reach, I will withdr...

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  • Window closing' for California mudslide searchers as death toll rises to 18
Window closing' for California mudslide searchers as death toll rises to 18

His 2-year-old daughter, Lydia, is still missing. Sutthithepa's 6-year-old son, Peerawat, and his 79-year-old father-in-law, Richard Loring Taylor, were both found dead on January 9. Ellen said in December: "Our house ... it's there right now, but no one can get in to check on it". Rescue workers are using helicopters and all-terrain vehicles in ...

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  • Trident could be used AGAINST UK in 'devastating' nuclear missile cyber attack
Trident could be used AGAINST UK in 'devastating' nuclear missile cyber attack

The study also recorded illicit trafficking in Moldova and Georgia of radioactive and nuclear materials; a group in Belgium affiliated to Islamic State monitoring the movements of a nuclear scientist; and German-owned Patriot missiles reported to have been hacked in 2015.

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  • False missile alert causes panic in Hawaii
False missile alert causes panic in Hawaii

Workers streamed into the clubhouse trying to seek cover in the locker room, which was filled with the players' golf bags; they huddled in the kitchen instead. "There needs to be tough and quick accountability and a fixed process". "False Alarm", it read. "I was thinking 'I'm never going to say goodbye to my husband'".

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  • Man claiming he's armed threatens to shoot passengers on Greyhound bus
Man claiming he's armed threatens to shoot passengers on Greyhound bus

Friday. "He didn't stop after the first spike strip", Dodd said. Schmaling said the bus was not being hijacked; he said Vargas-Rosas did not threaten the bus driver or ever approach him. "And this is a situation that could have really went a different direction, when you think about what's happening throughout our country right now: mass killin...

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  • Powerful, deadly quake rocks Peru
Powerful, deadly quake rocks Peru

Two people were killed when a 7.1-magnitude quake shook Peru on Sunday, according to a regional governor. A 55-year-old man died in the town of Yauca after being crushed by a rock, Yamila Osorio, governor of the southwestern city of Arequipa, announced on Twitter.

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  • Cotton, Purdue 'Don't Recall' Vulgar Trump Comments on Immigration, Graham Reportedly Confirms
Cotton, Purdue 'Don't Recall' Vulgar Trump Comments on Immigration, Graham Reportedly Confirms

The backlash over President Donald Trump's assertion that Haiti and African nations are " shithole countries " isn't going away - and now, Sens. Graham told a fellow South Carolina Republican, Sen. "I take a little bit of offense to the suggestion that the president is racist", she said Sunday. The allegation against Trump came as pro-immigra...

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  • Wild whiplash of winter weather to take place Friday
Wild whiplash of winter weather to take place Friday

Friday Morning: This system starts as rain on Friday morning for the Mid-State. Rain this morning will changeover to freezing rain by Noon from the northwest to the southeast. Cities part of the aforementioned locations should expect heavy snow until the weekend, and authorities are already warning commuters and travelers to be extra careful ...

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  • No US unilateral anti-terror action; Pakistan assured
No US unilateral anti-terror action; Pakistan assured

The Trump administration subsequently suspended almost $2 billion in security assistance to Islamabad until it takes " decisive action " against alleged Afghan militant sanctuaries on Pakistani soil. "We value mutual understanding of interests and concerns that we need to consider that might lead to a positive path forward", Thomas told AFP. "P...

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  • Women in Saudi Arabia attend football matches for first time
Women in Saudi Arabia attend football matches for first time

Women were allowed to attend the public event for the first time. "The recent reforms are part of a gradual process of modernization under Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, who is attempting to make the Kingdom more moderate", wrote BBC. Women will also attend a game today in the national stadium in the capital, Riyadh, as well as a game on Thurs...

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  • Iran Threatens US with
Iran Threatens US with "Heavy Response" if it Withdraws from Nuke Deal

The U.S. Congress requires the president to periodically certify Iran's compliance and issue a waiver to allow U.S sanctions to remain suspended. "If President Trump reimposes broad sanctions now, the Iranian government will again be able to deflect blame for its own economic problems onto the United States-undercutting the protestors' ef...

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  • Netanyahu to start six-day India visit on Sunday
Netanyahu to start six-day India visit on Sunday

And they will continue to be. sometimes it is India that comes to Israel with a request and sometimes it is Israel that comes to India with the request.We can not always fulfil those requests", Carmon said. The visit comes merely six months after PM Modi visited the Jewish state, becoming the first Indian premier to do so. In addition to the Boll...

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  • Chris Hemsworth and Taika Waititi Already Brainstorming Over Thor 4
Chris Hemsworth and Taika Waititi Already Brainstorming Over Thor 4

Chris also talks about the unbelievable true story behind his new movie 12 Strong , riding a horse for the film and reveals that he was responsible for a little incident that happened on set when he tried to do too much while riding. " Thor : Ragnarok " follows Thor ( Chris Hemsworth ) as he ends up on the planet Sakaar and is forced into gl...

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  • US Lawmaker announces retirement, a relief to Indian IT companies
US Lawmaker announces retirement, a relief to Indian IT companies

The district, which includes coastal parts of Orange and San Diego Counties, backed Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump in 2016 by almost 8 percentage points, with Issa narrowly holding onto his seat. On the Senate side, Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ), Bob Corker (R-TN), and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) are retiring. Democrats have sought guarantees from R...

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  • Toyota, Mazda Select Alabama for New Manufacturing Plant
Toyota, Mazda Select Alabama for New Manufacturing Plant

According to Reuters , Alabama will be the site of the new plant and represents a victory for Trump. Production capacity at the new plant will be 300,000 units, and the United States $1.6 billion cost of the facility's construction will be shared evenly by the two companies.

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  • SpaceX postpones 'static test' fire of Falcon Heavy engines
SpaceX postpones 'static test' fire of Falcon Heavy engines

Information published that is contrary to this statement is categorically false. Aerospace and defense company Northrop Grumman-which worked on the mission with SpaceX on behalf of the government-told Space .com its function was "restricted" and was being fired into "low-Earth orbit".

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  • Tamilnadu Transport strike: Madras HC urges striking unions to resume work immediately
Tamilnadu Transport strike: Madras HC urges striking unions to resume work immediately

The Tamil Nadu Payment of Salaries (Amendment) Act, 1951, once passed, will come into effect retrospectively from July 2017. Leader of Opposition and DMK's working President MK Stalin raised objections when the Bill was being introduced, stating, "We are strongly opposing the draft which provides Salary hike for MLAs".

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  • Author Of The Other 'Fire And Fury' Book Says Business Is Booming
Author Of The Other 'Fire And Fury' Book Says Business Is Booming

The idea has always been a Trump favorite: during the 2016 campaign, he often said existing rules should be somehow strengthened to take on what he called the "fake media", though it is unclear how. Staff, according to Wolff, is concerned about the POTUS' repetitions. The first luxury is I don't have to go back again. "They forget that they d...

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  • Palestinian Reactions to Terror Killing Show Why There's No Peace
Palestinian Reactions to Terror Killing Show Why There's No Peace

In a statement responding to the authorizations, the Peace Now called them "a unsafe security and diplomatic move on the road to the emergence of apartheid in Israel ", reported the Times of Israel . The Defense Ministry committee responsible for authorizing settlement construction advanced plans for over 1,000 homes in the West Bank on W...

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  • Guptill, bowlers take New Zealand to 2-0 lead
Guptill, bowlers take New Zealand to 2-0 lead

Meanwhile, Guptill has downplayed his back injury after guiding New Zealand to an eight-wicket win in the rain-interrupted second ODI against Pakistan . Babar Azam also failed to have an impact as he was caught by Ross Taylor at first slip off the bowling of Lockie Ferguson for 10 runs. Ferguson was the chief wicket-taker for New Zealand , wi...

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  • Dylan Farrow Wants To Know When Woody Allen's Time Will Be Up
Dylan Farrow Wants To Know When Woody Allen's Time Will Be Up

Before the Golden Globes , Dylan wrote about how she had chose to write an open letter restating allegations that first surfaced in 1993, during a custody battle between Woody and her mother, Mia Farrow, after seeing him honoured at the 2014 Golden Globes .

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  • Yesterday Sydney was the Hottest Place on Earth
Yesterday Sydney was the Hottest Place on Earth

This was surpassed by another record set at the Old Richmond Station at 47.8°C. A high of 43.4 degree Celsius was recorded at Observatory Hill. However, southerly winds providing some relief for the city and coastal regions won't penetrate too far west, with Penrith and Richmond still expected to reach 40C.

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  • NY Lawmaker Accused of Stealing Aid Designed to Help Superstorm Sandy Victims
NY Lawmaker Accused of Stealing Aid Designed to Help Superstorm Sandy Victims

Harris is accused of defrauding the New York City Council, the city's Department of Youth and Community Development, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the U.S. "When she learned that law enforcement was investigating her various fraud schemes, she pressured witnesses to lie to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and cover them up", Donoghu...

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  • Arrest of teacher at Louisiana school board meeting gains national attention, reaction
Arrest of teacher at Louisiana school board meeting gains national attention, reaction

When she voluntarily left the room, the officer jumped into action in the hallway, forcing Hargrave to the ground and handcuffing her. He escorted her to his squad vehicle and then radioed the Abbeville Police Department to send a patrol unit.

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  • 12 in the nation for online bachelor's degree programs
12 in the nation for online bachelor's degree programs

Throughout both undergraduate and graduate studies, a couple Philly-area schools ranked among the best. U.S. News & World Report's 2018 Best Online Programs listed UNF as one of the " Best Online Bachelor's Programs " and "Best Online Education Programs".

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  • Firefighters fighting fire at Trump Tower; 2 injured
Firefighters fighting fire at Trump Tower; 2 injured

Firefighters arrived at the scene in minutes and extinguished the fire, which hadn't spread beyond an HVAC unit on the roof, according to The Washington Post. US President was not present there as he is now in Washington. One fire fighter and two bystanders were reportedly injured. NY time, reportedly by Secret Service agents.

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  • Oprah 2020? People Are Asking After Golden Globes Speech
Oprah 2020? People Are Asking After Golden Globes Speech

But King pushed back: "People ask it all the time". "She would absolutely do it". The talk show host, actress, producer and philanthropist was at the Globes on Sunday to accept the Cecil B. Brown the first black man to win for Best Actor in a TV drama with This Is Us , and Oprah the first black woman to take home the Cecile B. DeMille.

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  • UK-based NGOs slam restriction on entry to Israel
UK-based NGOs slam restriction on entry to Israel

The American groups on the list include the American Friends Service Committee, Students for Justice in Palestine and Jewish Voice for Peace - the latter an overtly anti-Zionist group that operates outside the formal structures of the Jewish community, with financial support from the U.S.

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  • Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City must win titles to become a big club'
Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City must win titles to become a big club'

We don't want to wait for the second leg. "That can happen here and that was really my only over-riding gripe with the team", he said. Gundogan said: "It was a free-kick and the referee didn't tell me to wait". "They were clever, quick and the second was magnificent dribbling and finishing". Guardiola revealed that Silva was due to return to Va...

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  • Amid suspension of military aid to Pakistan, US, India discuss bilateral issues
Amid suspension of military aid to Pakistan, US, India discuss bilateral issues

In 2015, $300 million of the Pentagon's Coalition Support Funds were made conditional on Pakistan acting against the Haqqani network terrorist group in Afghanistan - Pakistan's main spy agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence, has always been accused of patronizing and protecting the group.

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  • U.S. not budging on demands that North Korea halt nuclear weapons
U.S. not budging on demands that North Korea halt nuclear weapons

The State Department had said Pyongyang "might be trying to drive a wedge" between Washington and Seoul. News of the event comes amid growing concerns of a nuclear attack as the topic bounces back and forth between President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un .

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  • The world will be watching what you do, US warns Iran
The world will be watching what you do, US warns Iran

Tens of thousands gathered across Iran yesterday in a show of strength for the regime after days of deadly unrest , with state television showing crowds marching through several cities. Trump's own previous comments voicing support for the Iranian people, saying the US leader had an "odd way of showing "such respect" for Iranians". Furthermore...

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  • Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman sues him for defamation
Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman sues him for defamation

Corfman if they are not stopped by this Court". In a statement to AL.com, she said she is suing because Moore and his campaign called her a "liar and immoral", and ignored her requests to cease his attacks. A representative of Moore's campaign, Brett Doster, said, "We look forward to transparently discussing these matters in a court of law"...

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  • US Firm to Resume Search for Missing Malaysian Flight
US Firm to Resume Search for Missing Malaysian Flight

Australia, China and Malaysia ended fruitless attempts to solve one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries in January 2017. Nonetheless, Ocean Infinity is reportedly confident it can locate the wreckage using intelligence from the Australian Transport Safety Bureau and Boeing flight simulators, in conjunction with the vessel's enhanced se...

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  • Ice, freezing rain possible Sunday
Ice, freezing rain possible Sunday

Now it seems as if only rain will fall. Freezing rain or sleet may linger into the morning commute on Monday. Humidity in the Lowcountry is forecast to climb alongside temperatures, with early morning high percentages in the low 60s giving way to 85 percent early Monday before climbing into the 90s through Friday.

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  • Triple talaq Bill in next Parlt session
Triple talaq Bill in next Parlt session

There is anger among people on this issue." Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar slammed the Congress for stalling the Bill". The government introduced in the Lok Sabha the Constitutional Amendment Bill that would give the National Commission for Backward Classes the same powers that the SC and ST Commission have.

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  • State Dept. official: We are not pursuing regime change in Iran
State Dept. official: We are not pursuing regime change in Iran

People take part in pro-government rallies in Iran on January 3. As of Jan.1, six people were dead in the small city of Tuyserkan, two in the city of Dorud, two in the southwestern city of Izeh, and two in Lorestan province. "The Iranian government is being tested by its own citizens", she says in a statement . Secular but overwhelmingly Sun...

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  • USA religious-freedom watchlist: Pakistan included as 'country of particular concern'
USA religious-freedom watchlist: Pakistan included as 'country of particular concern'

The countries of Burma, China, Eritrea, Iran, North Korea , Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan were labeled as " Countries of Particular Concern " (CPC) in the State Department's report . There's also no doubt that Pakistan belongs on the violators of religious freedom Special Watch List . or even the CPC. One of the ...

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