Karnataka state to have its own flag?

The Karnataka government has formed a 9-member panel to look into the demand of a separate official flag for the state. India as a nation having its national flag can not and must not allow separate flags for states, which will be definitely agai... More..

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Closing Al-Aqsa mosque unacceptable, Deputy PM says
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Closing Al-Aqsa mosque unacceptable, Deputy PM says

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement warned in a statement on Sunday afternoon that Israel will pay the price for the aggression and measures taken in al-Aqsa Mosque, stressing that Palestinians will defend a...More..

Delta Airlines responds to Ann Coulter tirade: 'Your insults are unacceptable & unnecessary'
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Delta Airlines responds to Ann Coulter tirade: 'Your insults are unacceptable & unnecessary'

Coulter also tweeted that she was still waiting for an explanation. Delta and other airlines also reserve the right to deny boarding to customers with confirmed reservations if the flight is overbooked, a...More..

Australian Woman Fatally Shot by Police Officer in Minneapolis
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Australian Woman Fatally Shot by Police Officer in Minneapolis

The officer, identified as Mohammed Noor with little more than two years experience on the force, shot Ms Damond a few times from the passenger seat. "We can't even imagine LHSC without her". No weapon was ...More..

Monsoon session of Parliament: Opposition looks to corner government over several issues
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Monsoon session of Parliament: Opposition looks to corner government over several issues

Mrs Mahajan condemned the terror attack on Amarnath Yatri and expressed grief over the deaths in the attack. Opposition leaders meet in Parliament ahead of Monsoon Session at 10. To counter the opposition's...More..

Police hope sketch brings them closer to killer of teen girls
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Police hope sketch brings them closer to killer of teen girls

Police released that photo early in their investigation, hoping someone would recognize the suspect. It's been more than five months since the girls' bodies were found on a trail near the Monon High Bridge....More..

Bihar row: Why RJD might have to toe Nitish's line
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Bihar row: Why RJD might have to toe Nitish's line

Fissures appeared to deepen within Bihar's ruling Grand Alliance on Saturday as Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav skipped a function where he had to share dais with CM Nitish Kumar in Patna . They wan...More..

RIP Martin Landau, Oscar-winning actor has died at age 89
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

RIP Martin Landau, Oscar-winning actor has died at age 89

He received the Academy Award for Burton's " Ed Wood " (1994), in which he had an impassioned supporting turn as the Hungarian-born, heroin-addicted, aging horror-film actor Bela Lugosi . His third nomination ...More..

Pennsylvania man in custody for allegedly stealing missing man's vehicle
by | Sunday, July 16, 2017

Pennsylvania man in custody for allegedly stealing missing man's vehicle

DiNardo also told investigators where the bodies are. The FBI has been searching a pile of broken concrete slabs on the farm with a frontloader. Cosmo Dinardo has confessed to killing four young men , ...More..

Michael Bloomberg and Governor of California launch new USA climate action plan
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Michael Bloomberg and Governor of California launch new USA climate action plan

As Jim Brainard, the GOP mayor of Carmel, Indiana and a supporter of climate action explained to TriplePundit last month, 80 percent of Americans live in towns and cities, and many of those governments have a...More..

Two Armenians Injured in Egypt Knife Attack
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Two Armenians Injured in Egypt Knife Attack

The man reached the beach of the resort as he swam through another beach, it said. The Ministry of Interior released a statement saying that six tourists were injured. The tourists are believed to be from the...More..

Turning a deaf ear to China will not help India on Doklam
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Turning a deaf ear to China will not help India on Doklam

India's foreign affairs ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay while addressing the media at New Delhi said that India is ready to have a dialogue with Pakistan on Kashmir under a bilateral framework. "At a s...More..

Human remains found in search for missing United States men, one victim identified
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Human remains found in search for missing United States men, one victim identified

Cosmo DiNardo , who is named as a person of interest, was arrested Wednesday for stealing the auto of Meo. Police described DiNardo as a flight risk. DiNardo's parents, Antonio and Sandra DiNardo , own the...More..

3 dead in Gardendale identified, shooter remains at large
by | Thursday, July 13, 2017

3 dead in Gardendale identified, shooter remains at large

Police in Gardendale are searching for a 51-year-old man following the incident in Willow Bend Drive at the Peachtree Crossings on Wednesday morning. Officials said if Lever was able to escape by vehicle, h...More..

Dalian Wanda deal: Why is China's 'Disney rival' being sold?
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Dalian Wanda deal: Why is China's 'Disney rival' being sold?

It is thought that the deal will go towards reducing Wanda's commercial debt pile. Last year Disney opened a theme park in Shanghai, its fourth outside the United States after Paris, Tokyo and Hong Kong. "It'...More..

Arab Blockade: Qatar to seek compensation for damages
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Arab Blockade: Qatar to seek compensation for damages

Not many details were provided about the working of the committee, but Ali said that both domestic and global legal options would be utilized to seek compensation from Arab nations. The top British diplomat e...More..

One Dead, Eight Injured After Shooting At Ohio Gender Reveal Party
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

One Dead, Eight Injured After Shooting At Ohio Gender Reveal Party

Three children are being treated at Cincinnati Children's Medical Center. Based on 911 calls, it appears that two hooded men entered the home and opened fire before fleeing. Vehicles were parked up and down the...More..

Trump affirms commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Trump affirms commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

Trump then included NBC in his description of "fake news" and brought up his former job as host of the network's " The Apprentice ". More on that in a moment. "What CNN did was unfortunate for them, as you kn...More..

Sun is out at Wimbledon; Federer and Kerber on the schedule
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Sun is out at Wimbledon; Federer and Kerber on the schedule

STATISTIC OF THE DAY: Seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer's straight sets victory over Mischa Zverev was his 317th grand slam singles match win, an all-time record, surpassing Serena Williams (316)....More..

Who is Meredith Salenger? 4 things to know about Patton Oswalt's fiancée
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Who is Meredith Salenger? 4 things to know about Patton Oswalt's fiancée

I'm the luckiest happiest girl in the universe! Salenger wrote on Twitter , along with a photo of her engagement ring and photos of her hugging her new fiancé and his daughter. Aw, it's like we're already ma...More..

122 countries adopt global treaty banning nuclear weapons
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

122 countries adopt global treaty banning nuclear weapons

The treaty was adopted by a vote of 122 in favor with one country - NATO member The Netherlands - voting against, while Singapore abstained. One hundred twenty-two nations agreed to the final draft text aft...More..

'Get a grip:' John Podesta responds to Trump tweets
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

'Get a grip:' John Podesta responds to Trump tweets

Trump tweeted minutes later that he is looking forward to his slate of one-on-one meetings with other world leaders on Friday, including his first meeting with Putin as president - the summit's de facto ma...More..

India has no intention to block Chinese investment: MHA
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

India has no intention to block Chinese investment: MHA

At present, China and Bhutan are engaged in talks over the resolution of the area. Analysts say that the construction of a new road through the Chumbi valley would further endanger the "Chicken's Neck" - ...More..

United States could work with Russian Federation on Syria no-fly zones
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

United States could work with Russian Federation on Syria no-fly zones

He said the US-Russia co-operation would create stability in Syria as US-backed forces continue their assault on the Islamic State group. The secretary's statement also floated the idea that, if the creation ...More..

by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Senior plc 24.8% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove

AA PLC (LON:AA) has 0.00% since July 5, 2016 and is. Calamos Limited Liability reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Admiral Group plc (LON:ADM). Victory Cap Management Incorporated holds 0% or 4,605 shares. On We...More..

Most Americans say United States politics is less civil under Trump, poll finds
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Most Americans say United States politics is less civil under Trump, poll finds

Some Americans apparently believe that the USA declared its independence from Mexico in 1776, according to a poll released Tuesday. Similarly, a 60 percent majority say that they trust USA courts while 37 p...More..

Trump has no plans for Britain visit in near future
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Trump has no plans for Britain visit in near future

Climate change is a top priority for both Merkel and many German voters - the chancellor made her first mark in global politics by pushing through a pre-cursor to the Kyoto Protocol. out of the Paris climate d...More..

Maitama Sule: Kano declares Tuesday public holiday
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Maitama Sule: Kano declares Tuesday public holiday

He extended his deep and heartfelt condolences to his family, friends, associates and the government of Kano state, praying that the Almighty God comforts all. Alhaji Sule was born in 1929 in Kano. Sule's sojou...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrest suspect in case of missing Chinese scholar
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrest suspect in case of missing Chinese scholar

On his charge sheet, the intelligence agency stated that Christensen had been overheard on Thursday explaining that he kidnapped Zhang . Authorities say based on that and other facts uncovered during the inves...More..

Trump backs repealing 'Obamacare' now, replacing it later
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Trump backs repealing 'Obamacare' now, replacing it later

There was mixed response to Trump's suggestion. On Friday , Republican Senator Ben Sasse who had suggested that Congress first repeal Obamacare and then replace it, tweeted: "Glad you agree, Mr. But if the...More..

World Leaders Attend Memorial Event For Former German Chancellor Kohl
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

World Leaders Attend Memorial Event For Former German Chancellor Kohl

Kohl, who died June 16 at the age of 87, is the first person to be honoured with an official memorial event by the European Union . Drawing on his friendships with several world leaders, often forged over he...More..

Chicago police, feds team up on new effort to curb violence
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Chicago police, feds team up on new effort to curb violence

Trump's tweet comes after authorities confirmed to The Chicago-Sun Times reported that Trump had sent twenty agents from U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to the city. Roughly 40...More..

Kate's Law: House passes bill inspired by shooting death of Kate Steinle
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Kate's Law: House passes bill inspired by shooting death of Kate Steinle

Critics say the bills could hurt efforts of cities to get immigrants to collaborate with state and local law enforcement. Trump argued the bills would close "dangerous loopholes exploited by criminals, gang...More..

Trump to meet Putin at G-20 summit in Germany next week
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Trump to meet Putin at G-20 summit in Germany next week

Lavrov added that the summit would provide a good opportunity for the two leaders to talk about the Syrian conflict. The meeting-which won't be formal but rather happen "on the sidelines"-was announced by natio...More..

by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Venus Williams Reportedly 'At Fault' in Fatal Car Crash

Police said Williams, a seven-time Grand Slam victor, was at fault because she violated the other driver's right of way. There is no indication Williams was intoxicated or distracted by her phone, police said...More..

Brian Head prepares for Friday reopening as fire crews make progress
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Brian Head prepares for Friday reopening as fire crews make progress

On California's Central Coast, evacuation orders remain in place for sparsely populated rural areas of San Luis Obispo County east of the town of Santa Margarita due to a almost 2-square-mile (5 sq. The Arizon...More..

U.S. blacklists Chinese bank accused of illegally trading with
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

U.S. blacklists Chinese bank accused of illegally trading with

The announcement comes ahead of a scheduled visit from South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said at a press conference that the actions were created to cut off funds that Nort...More..

Morata cuts honeymoon short to seal Manchester United move
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Morata cuts honeymoon short to seal Manchester United move

Alvaro Morata is trying to push through a move to Manchester United as it threatens to hit the rails. Meanwhile, the chief was also coy over the future of James Rodriguez following recent reports claiming th...More..

Aston Martin Vantage AMR Unveiled, Just 300 Will Be Made
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Aston Martin Vantage AMR Unveiled, Just 300 Will Be Made

Painted in either white with orange graphics, black with blue, blue with red or silver with grey highlights, the AMR editions can also come in the firm's famous green and lime green accents. While the Vantage ...More..

Beyond Good & Evil 2 In-Engine Gameplay on Display
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Beyond Good & Evil 2 In-Engine Gameplay on Display

Ancel told The Verge that Beyond Good & Evil 2 will be structured more like an RPG and is planned to feature both single-player and online cooperative components. The video, as you can see, is fifteen minutes...More..

Macron's party wins biggest share of legislative votes: Partial results
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Macron's party wins biggest share of legislative votes: Partial results

He continued: "Next Sunday, the National Assembly will embody the new face of our republic: a strong republic, a unified republic, a republic that listens to everyone, the French Republic". Macron selected Phil...More..

Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city

Southeast Asian groups, like Jemaah Islamiyah in Indonesia and Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines, find it easier to connect with Bangladeshi network through stints with IS fighters in Syria and Iraq and solidarity ...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Ties with india and Pakistan not zero sum: White House

Since 2008, India and the USA have signed US$15 billion (Dh55.1bn) in defence contracts. Over the course of 10 days, the leader of the world's largest democracy will forge important ties with the leader of th...More..

Home sales rose in May but buyers face sharply rising prices
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Home sales rose in May but buyers face sharply rising prices

Sales of previously owned homes rose just 1.1% in May to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 5.62 million. Distressed sales were 5% of the total in May, which are down from 6% a year ago. On the month, volum...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

London police ponder manslaughter in tower fire

The move comes as a vast operation is under way across the United Kingdom to identify buildings with cladding like that used on the Grenfell Tower fire in north Kensington where a fire killed at least 79 people...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Insurance lobbyists meet GOP staff on ObamaCare repeal

Mike Lee , R-Utah, said in a Facebook video for his constituents. "We're going to make every effort to pass a bill that dramatically changes the current health care law", he told reporters. "That would be a...More..

Saudi navy seizes boat with weapons near offshore oilfield: SPA
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Saudi navy seizes boat with weapons near offshore oilfield: SPA

The statement said the boats carried "red and white flags". Iran reported the incident with the other two boats on Saturday, while Saudi Arabia didn't offer their own version of the events until Monday, whe...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe

Rosenstein was likely referring to the possibility that Mueller would investigate whether Sessions violated his recusal or whether Comey's firing might have been an effort to obstruct justice. Rosenstein's l...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation

Rosenstein wrote a three-page memo on May 9 criticizing Comey for his handling of the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private server while in office. Speaking ...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for firing James Comey

Rosenstein - in charge because Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the investigation into the Trump campaign's ties with Russian Federation - then appointed Mueller as special counsel....More..