Monday August 21-st, 2017

Leicester City fans 'jailed in Madrid' Leicester City fans 'jailed in Madrid'

Atletico boss Diego Simeone praised striker and match-winner Griezmann, a target for Chelsea and Manchester United. Although the French global was undoubtedly fouled by Marc Albrighton, the incident clearly took place outside of the Leicester penal...

Assault on CRPF jawans in Kashmir: Three people arrested Assault on CRPF jawans in Kashmir: Three people arrested

The Jammu and Kashmir Police identified 11 people and filed a complaint against the youth who were seen heckling and physically abusing - slapping and kicking - CRPF personnel in a series of videos that went viral. Posting picture and video on his t...

UK defense minister: Russia responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths UK defense minister: Russia responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths

If the U.S. chooses the relatively low-priced option represented in limited military response such as Cruise missiles, then it can also take an global efficient step against Assad's regime through exerting pressure to implement the worldwide resoluti...

No positive shift yet on Russia-US ties

Using its veto power, Russian Federation not only blocked the United Nations from investigating a recent chemical attack in Syria, but it kept the U.N. More than 80 people were killed in what the USA has described as a nerve gas attack that Assad's...

B.C. party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration B.C. party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration

Anyone who owns a home in B.C. but doesn't pay income tax in Canada will have to pay the new tax, which it estimates will raise $100 million in this fiscal year. Clark attacked the NDP on what she called their lack of financial planning. "If there ...

Denver demonstration demands Trump release tax returns

In some of the largest cities - Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco - anywhere from 10,000 to more than 20,000 people are planning to attend, according to Facebook event pages . "And he also likes to tweet at or around sunrise,...

Eyeing 2019, BJP to hold national executive meet in Odisha on Saturday

Bhubaneswar has been decked for the meeting, with the BJP appearing to send the message of a triumphant Modi arriving to storm the state. The only other leader visible in the posters is Shah. In 1998, the NDA formed its government at the Centre unde...

April the Giraffe finally gives birth as more than 1 million watch

This is April's fourth calf and the Animal Adventure Park isn't ruling out the possibility of letting her deliver once more . A zoo official said it was a "perfect deliverly" and that the newborn calf was doing well. A pregnant giraffe has its ow...

Jury begin 6th day of deliberations in Aaron Hernandez trial

A few moments later, he looked back at his fiancee and nodded somberly as relatives of the victims sobbed loudly. Bradley claimed Hernandez became enraged after de Abreu bumped into him while dancing, spilling his drink. Prosecutors said the killin...

Iranian President Registers for Second Term

He sought to reach across political lines on Friday, saying: "I will be the candidate for the whole of Iran ". Also, in a surprise move earlier this week, the country's controversial former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registered to run , contra...

Fire destroys roof at Bellagio casino Fire destroys roof at Bellagio casino

Authorities have not offered any details about what started the fire. A fire was reported at Bellagio hotel-casino Thursday night. The cause of the fire isn't immediately known. and Chanel, but operations weren't interrupted at the casino and the...

ISIS Now Controls Less Than 7% of Iraq: Army ISIS Now Controls Less Than 7% of Iraq: Army

Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes and other support are now battling ISIL inside second city of Mosul, after retaking much of the other territory the group had seized. Speaking at the same press conference in Baghdad on Tuesday, the spokesman...

Mark Wainberg, Trailblazing AIDS Researcher, Dies In Florida Swimming Accident Mark Wainberg, Trailblazing AIDS Researcher, Dies In Florida Swimming Accident

A leader in the fight against AIDS, Wainberg was, at the time of his death, lead investigator at the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research at the Jewish General Hospital and director of the McGill University AIDS Centre. Thomas. "The impact o...

Unsafe fugitive who mailed manifesto to president captured in Wisconsin Unsafe fugitive who mailed manifesto to president captured in Wisconsin

But investigators have released few other details about what Jakubowski wrote and said little about what they believe he'll do. He also reportedly posted a Facebook video showing him putting an envelope containing the manifesto in the mail.

BJP will win 2019 WB election with majority: Uma Bharti

Though the BJP's vote share rose by three times compared to the 2016 polls, the Trinamool Congress leadership was not ready to give any importance to it. "This is fundamental politics on the part of Mamata Banerjee's government to slap cases against ...

N. Korean official: Ready for war if Trump wants it N. Korean official: Ready for war if Trump wants it

A barrage of recent North Korean missile tests has stoked US fears that Pyongyang may soon develop an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the USA mainland. North Korea tomorrow marks the 105th anniversary of ...

As Tillerson Visits, Russia Accuses US of Unlawful Syria Raid

Asked whether Assad could be subject to war crimes, Tillerson said people were working to make such a case, though he cautioned that would require clearing a high legal hurdle. Putin and Trump are yet to meet face to face to discuss the tensions be...

India to appeal order against Kulbhushan Jadhav, seeks copy of chargesheet India to appeal order against Kulbhushan Jadhav, seeks copy of chargesheet

He reiterated that there was no credibility to Jadhav's secret military trial and described as "baseless" the charges of espionage and waging war against Islamabad . The government-run All India Radio (AIR) has received messages from its listeners i...

US hit IS with largest non-nuclear bomb ever used

The target was an ISIS-K tunnel complex in the Achin district of the Nangarhar province in Afghanistan. "As ISIS-K's losses have mounted, they are using IEDs, bunkers and tunnels to thicken their defense", he said , referring to a regional affilia...

Coalition airstrike kills 18 Syrian fighters allied with US Coalition airstrike kills 18 Syrian fighters allied with US

It's the third time in one month an airstrike led by the USA led to the deaths of allies or civilians. "The target location was actually a forward Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighting position". "The general leadership of SDF in coordination wit...

Canada introduces legislation to legalize marijuana

The provinces will be responsible for overseeing and approving retail sales of cannabis. The Cannabis Act would make the drug legal for anyone over 18, though provinces could decide to raise the minimum age. "Under the Government's proposed leg...

Oil demand growth seen slowing for a second year Oil demand growth seen slowing for a second year

Oil inventories fell in March but probably showed a rise in the first quarter of this year overall because oil consumers stockpiled crude before the OPEC-led cuts took effect properly, the IEA said. On the other hand, the Paris-based IEA said on Thu...

Pentagon: US dropped largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan

The munition was developed during the Iraq war and is an air blast-type warhead that explodes before hitting the ground in order to project a massive blast to all sides. Was it a response to the death of Staff Sergeant Mark De Alencar, a Special Fo...

Russian Federation must stop propping up 'murderous' Syrian regime, Boris Johnson says

The strains in ties were clear as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson received a frosty reception Wednesday on a visit to Moscow. MARGARET WARNER: Lavrov gave no ground on Ukraine or charges of Russian meddling in the US election. PRESIDENT DONAL...

Fla. Inspectors Find Food Violations At Trump's Mar-a-Lago Fla. Inspectors Find Food Violations At Trump's Mar-a-Lago

The health inspector also purportedly clocked the club's restaurant for serving raw or undercooked fish and "not maintaining the coolers in proper working order" before ordering the management "to have them emptied immediately and repaired".

1 reportedly dead, 3 others wounded in shooting at Atlanta train station 1 reportedly dead, 3 others wounded in shooting at Atlanta train station

A shooting at an Atlanta train station has left one person dead and three wounded, local United States media are reporting, with one witness saying the attacker appeared to fire at people randomly. She said MARTA officers caught the suspect at the We...

Colts sign Johnathan Hankins Colts sign Johnathan Hankins

According to Paul Schwartz of the New York Post , the Giants had a four year, $28 million offer on the table for Hankins, who was initially looking for close to $15 million per year. Having just finished his fourth year in the league, the defensive l...

Trump says US-Russia relations may be at "all-time low"

Mr Tillerson reiterated the USA position that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad must eventually relinquish power in Syria, a position starkly at odds with Russian Federation. But there was no sign of a breakthrough following the talks, with the two si...

Assad: Chemical Weapons Attack Is '100 Percent Fabrication'

What's more, US officials also believe that the government may have outside help and have pointed to the fact that Russian Federation has chemical weapons experts in the country. "The strike was requested by the partnered forces, who had identified...

Glass, Lundqvist help Rangers beat Canadiens 2-0 in Game 1 Glass, Lundqvist help Rangers beat Canadiens 2-0 in Game 1

Game 2 is Friday night. In how many games? Henrik Lundqvist was brilliant. Lundqvist is expected to get the start here as he will face off against Price in a goaltending matchup that favours the home side. And it looks as though that's what the...

Hillary Clinton Called for Strikes on Syrian Airfields Shortly Before Trump's Announcement

The former U.S. Secretary of State also acknowledged her shortcomings in dealing with the Syrian leader. Clinton was greeted with a warm welcome at the Women in the World Summit in NY, according to AFP , receiving a standing ovation from the cro...

Full 4th Circuit to hear Trump's revised travel ban appeal

More than a dozen federal appeals court judges will hear arguments over President Trump's travel ban executive order on May 8, the court announced on Monday. That appeal seeks to overturn a ruling by a federal judge in Maryland that blocked the ban's...

Australia-India sign 6 MoUs, including co-operation in terrorism and organised crime Australia-India sign 6 MoUs, including co-operation in terrorism and organised crime

Malcolm Turnbull wants to bring Australia and India much closer together through talks on energy, education and security during his visit to the subcontinent. They asserted that the fight against terrorists, terror organisations and networks should a...

Islamic State spokesman insults Trump, calls him 'an ugly idiot' Islamic State spokesman insults Trump, calls him 'an ugly idiot'

The United Nations has said more than 300 civilians have been killed in the fighting during the west Mosul offensive, which began in February. Islamic State militant group (ISIS) fighters shot down an Iraqi army helicopter on Thursday over the no...

Tamil Nadu farmers stage naked protest in front of PMO Tamil Nadu farmers stage naked protest in front of PMO

Indian farmers - demanding the cancellation of land loan debts and government drought support - stripped naked in frustration outside parliament on Monday after being denied an audience with the prime minister. The rest of the protesters were seen ...

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