Monday December 11-th, 2017

Nitish Kumar wins arrow war with Sharad Yadav Nitish Kumar wins arrow war with Sharad Yadav

Last month, Rajya Sabha MP Sharad Yadav faction of the JD (U) had announced election to party posts on March 11 and released a list of interim office- bearers. While Sharad faction is seeking to forge alliance with Congress, Nitish faction has chose ...

Couple Accidentally Shot in Church After Meet Gun Safety At Tellico Plains Couple Accidentally Shot in Church After Meet Gun Safety At Tellico Plains

The 80-year old couple were both airlifted to the University of Tennessee Medical Center with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening, reports the AP. Fearful of losing his job, the man falsely told police that he'd been shot by a bla...

Gerry Adams to retire as Sinn Fein president next year Gerry Adams to retire as Sinn Fein president next year

In his address at the party's annual conference on Saturday, Adams said this will be his previous year as its leader and that he will not be a candidate in the next elections, Efe news reported. A new Sinn Fein leader will also take over responsibili...

'Disconnect between Pak Army HQ and its troops along LoC' 'Disconnect between Pak Army HQ and its troops along LoC'

The contact was made a day after Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa said Pakistan Army was always prepared to give accurate response to any threat from Indian side. On Wednesday, Pakistan had summoned Singh over the alleged "ceasefire violations...

High school science teacher arrested for improper sexual relationship with student High school science teacher arrested for improper sexual relationship with student

When they texted from the teen's phone "I'm here", Day responded with "Doors unlocked as usual". Authorities say when they came inside the house they found Day sitting on the living room floor with the lights turned off, candles lit, wearing a Chri...

SC women's basketball team declines invitation to Trump White House SC women's basketball team declines invitation to Trump White House

Before the season began, Staley said she would only allow herself and the team to focus on this season. "We haven't gotten an invitation yet and that in itself speaks volumes", the women's basketball coach told The Associated Press in a phone int...

Ohio State University suspends most of its fraternities Ohio State University suspends most of its fraternities

Eleven fraternities had been under investigation since the start of the school year . The suspension includes any social activities and recruitment of new members. There has been mounting concern at the human toll arising from the incidents of "haz...

Sad bullies have prevailed again: Mehta on Padmavati, IFFI row Sad bullies have prevailed again: Mehta on Padmavati, IFFI row

We will be on the streets as soon as a new release date is announced. MUMBAI-The release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical drama " Padmavati " has been "voluntarily" deferred from its scheduled date of December 1, a spokesperson for the film's ...

TransCanada's Keystone Pipeline Leaks 795000 Litres of Crude in US TransCanada's Keystone Pipeline Leaks 795000 Litres of Crude in US

This is the largest Keystone oil spill to date in South Dakota, Walsh said. The Keystone Pipeline brings diluted bitumen from the tar sands of Alberta, supplemented with light crude oil from Montana and North Dakota to refineries in IL and Texa...

Saudi Arabia, Egypt using Rafah crossing to pressure us Saudi Arabia, Egypt using Rafah crossing to pressure us

Egypt will reopen the Rafah border crossing with Gaza on Sunday and Monday, Israeli media announced on Friday. We expect all Palestinian factions to work together in good faith towards that goal, and to refrain from any irresponsible actions or rhe...

Gusty winds, rain showers, and thunderstorms develop for Saturday Gusty winds, rain showers, and thunderstorms develop for Saturday

Today: Rain likely, chance for thunderstorms. Meanwhile, temperatures are extremely mild across much of the area as a warm front surges north. Saturday: An 80 percent chance of rain and snow before 2 p.m., then a slight chance of rain between ...

Babri dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to visit Ayodhya today Babri dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to visit Ayodhya today

Ravi Shankar, who was in Ayodhya on Thursday and met various leaders across the religious spectrum, said he respected the courts but they can not connect hearts. Vedanti had said that Sri Sri Ravi Shankar does not qualify to mediate on the matter a...

Rapper Lil Peep found dead on tour bus in Tucson Rapper Lil Peep found dead on tour bus in Tucson

Photo Lil Peep performing in the Marlin Room at Webster Hall in NY, in April. Over the past two and a half years, Lil Peep , aka Gustav Åhr , gained a following for developing his sadboi rapper aesthetic via YouTube and SoundCloud . Ahr told P...

BJP releases 1st list of candidates for Gujarat election BJP releases 1st list of candidates for Gujarat election

Interestingly, the list covered constituencies going to polls in the the first and the second phases on December 9 and 14. Prime Minister Modi, Party chief Amit Shah, state Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, and other office bearers had attended CEC meet...

Thomas Chandy's petition unconstitutional: HC Thomas Chandy's petition unconstitutional: HC

Kerala Transport Minister Thomas Chandy has resigned following allegations slapped against him for encroaching upon government land. Chandy's resignation letter was handed over to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan by Nationalist Congress Party (NCP...

Fearless decision: J&K Police after footballer-turned-militant Majid surrenders Fearless decision: J&K Police after footballer-turned-militant Majid surrenders

Former ace Indian footballer, Bhaichung Bhutia has offered to train J&K football player Majid Khan, who shunned the path of militancy and surrendered before the Indian Army on Thursday night. I thank everyone for his return. Chief Minister Mehbo...

Charles Manson reportedly in grave condition at California hospital Charles Manson reportedly in grave condition at California hospital

In the summer of 1969, he directed his mostly young, female followers to murder seven people in what prosecutors said was part of a plan to incite a race war. Manson has been hospitalized in California with a bleak prognosis, according to a report to...

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation apologises to Turkey for targeting Erdogan and Ataturk in training exercise North Atlantic Treaty Organisation apologises to Turkey for targeting Erdogan and Ataturk in training exercise

The Trident Javelin exercise in Stavanger, southern Norway, is described on a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation website as a "computer assisted exercise without troops on the ground", aimed at improving command structures for big operations.

Brexit: Ministers see off EU Withdrawal Bill challenges Brexit: Ministers see off EU Withdrawal Bill challenges

THERESA MAY is under pressure to abandon her plans to enshrine Brexit day into law, after a committee warned it would create "serious difficulties". Theresa May yesterday held "constructive" talks with German MEP Manfred Weber, an ally of chancell...

Sausage-Roll Jesus Stirs Up An Early Christmas Controversy Sausage-Roll Jesus Stirs Up An Early Christmas Controversy

There are a limited number of the Advent calendars on sale in Greggs' shops across the United Kingdom from Monday 20 November, priced at £24. "They should donate every penny of their profits to @salvationarmyuk", he said. The £24 advent calendar is...

Padmavati release could cause disturbance, UP tells Centre Padmavati release could cause disturbance, UP tells Centre

The screening of the film could lead to an "adverse impact" on peace, a government spokesperson said. According to the Newspaper, In its letter, the state government has urged the I&B ministry to appraise the Central Board of Film Certification abo...

Doping: Kremlin calls WADA's decision on Russian Federation 'unfair' Doping: Kremlin calls WADA's decision on Russian Federation 'unfair'

The Vedomosti business daily said Russian channels would be unable to turn a profit on low viewership, reporting that licenses for the 2018 Winter Games and the 2020 Winter Olympics in Japan cumulatively cost $40 million. WADA said last week that i...

What happened when Russian Federation bought Uranium One What happened when Russian Federation bought Uranium One

In an exclusive interview with Mother Jones , Clinton said such an investigation would have devastating consequences for the justice system in America. "This Uranium One story has been debunked countless times", Hillary exclaimed. Trump has pres...

Escaped psych patient from Hawaii captured in California Escaped psych patient from Hawaii captured in California

Sources tell us that Randall Saito will be booked by Sheriffs in San Joaquin, CA. Late Tuesday night, the attorney general's office charged Saito with felony escape. After fleeing from the hospital Sunday, Saito managed to hop into a taxi, snag a s...

Rose McGowan Arrested Over Felony Cocaine Warrant Rose McGowan Arrested Over Felony Cocaine Warrant

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police Department obtained the arrest warrant on February 1. Police say the items allegedly tested positive for narcotics . It was while waiting for a auto service outside the airport that she realize...

Texas State, San Marcos police investigating fraternity member's death Texas State, San Marcos police investigating fraternity member's death

Stapp said the investigation could take about six weeks - until a toxicology report is completed. Police said it was too early in the investigation to confirm if this was a hazing-related death. Phi Kappa Psi did not have any registered social ev...

North Korea can not abandon nuclear programme, ambassador says North Korea can not abandon nuclear programme, ambassador says

It said these appeared larger than those for North Korea's Romeo-class attack submarine. However, the report said no activity could be seen suggesting preparations for a new test of a submarine-launched missile. Yonhap, citing unidentified diplomats ...

Sheriff takes down F-Trump sticker post after driver identified Sheriff takes down F-Trump sticker post after driver identified

She said there was "no particular reason" they chose to stick the message on the back of the truck. Since the owner of the truck has been identified, the Sheriff took down the post. "I hope the truck owner sues the trousers off of this clown", one pe...

SI, militant killed in Zakura shootout SI, militant killed in Zakura shootout

Official sources said that a group of three militants, travelling in a vehicle, was intercepted at Zakoora crossing on Srinagar-Sonamarg road this afternoon. "His body has reached his home and we have started further investigation", they said. He s...

Tampa police say trail getting hotter in Seminole Heights killings Tampa police say trail getting hotter in Seminole Heights killings

Not long before that, security cameras in the neighborhood captured the suspect walking alone, in video that looks very similar to surveillance footage of a man walking through the same neighborhood October 9, right before 22-year-old college stude...

Trump halts speech to sip water, sparks Marco Rubio flashback Trump halts speech to sip water, sparks Marco Rubio flashback

Last year, Trump had mocked Rubio, who ran against him for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, calling him a "total choke artist" for drinking water. "It's Rubio!" Trump declared as he held the bottle in the air. "But not bad for his 1st tim...

United Kingdom denies link between £400m debt to Iran and prisoner United Kingdom denies link between £400m debt to Iran and prisoner

Diplomats told the newspaper that any payment should not be linked to the fate of Zaghari-Ratcliffe. The Foundation operates independently of Reuters News. He said the Islamic Republic of Iran has long made great efforts and held extensive negotiatio...

Rancho California school shooting: Five dead after 'random', drive-by attacks Rancho California school shooting: Five dead after 'random', drive-by attacks

Police say the gunman fired into the school from outside its grounds. Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said one student was wounded at the school and another child was shot while driving with a woman, who also was wounded. "I am told t...

Roy Moore's lawyer makes offensive racial comment about MSNBC's Ali Velshi Roy Moore's lawyer makes offensive racial comment about MSNBC's Ali Velshi

Because a statement like that, Ali, he read his background, he read his bio , maybe he looked at his brown skin - that is stunning. "What does Ali's background have to do with dating a 14 year old? ". It was only the most recent example of Gar...

Watch A Woman Steal From A McDonald's Drive-Thru Window Watch A Woman Steal From A McDonald's Drive-Thru Window

Surveillance video shows Cross reaching through the unlocked window, grabbing a cup and pouring herself a beverage. Then the video showed her climb through the drive-thru window and put a lid on her drink. Anyone who knows the woman was asked to c...

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