• Terrorist gunned down in Pulwama, J&K
Terrorist gunned down in Pulwama, J&K

One of the militants has been identified as Kifayat, ANI reported, another militant Jehangir Khanday was identified by DG CRPF . Clashes have erupted between locals and security personnel deployed near Awantipora's Malangpora village in Pulwama , after the forces cordoned the area to launch search operation.

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  • Yen Erases Gain as Focus Returns to US Data After LDP Defeat
Yen Erases Gain as Focus Returns to US Data After LDP Defeat

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said his party's stinging defeat in weekend Tokyo assembly elections represented a "severe criticism", after it lost over half its seats in the vote in a historic loss . The government has not granted such an approval in decades due to a perceived glut of veterinarians. It could also widen cracks between the ...

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  • Amid Sikkim standoff, China cancels Indian journalists trip to Tibet
Amid Sikkim standoff, China cancels Indian journalists trip to Tibet

Tensions erupted between the two militaries after the Indian Army blocked construction of the road by China in the disputed territory between China and Bhutan. It is not the first time that such a transgression has happened at Doka La. "Apart from the territorial dispute, India announced that it would initiate an anti-dumping probe against high t...

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  • Deadly fire destroys Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon
Deadly fire destroys Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon

Two children were killed and six other people injured when a fire broke out on Sunday in al-Raed Syrian refugee camp in a Lebanon town. Lebanon is hosting at least one million Syrian refugees officially registered with the United Nations, many of them living in informal tented settlements scattered around the country.

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  • Andy Murray declares himself fit for Wimbledon
Andy Murray declares himself fit for Wimbledon

The 30-year-old was seen limping while practising at Wimbledon over the weekend. "It's a little bit like at the French Open , where maybe I didn't come in as well-prepared, I still found a way with each match to feel a bit better, and built confidence each day".

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  • Amtrak train derails in Washington state
Amtrak train derails in Washington state

Amtrak has said that if you're looking for family members, they will all be bussed to the Tacoma Amtrak station. The department posted a photo Saturday afternoon on its Twitter account showing the work. Amtrak said the locomotive and baggage vehicle of train 506 on the Amtrak Cascades line, running between Vancouver, British Columbia, and Eugene,...

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  • Ekta Bisht Scalps Five-for as IND Beat PAK by 95 Runs
Ekta Bisht Scalps Five-for as IND Beat PAK by 95 Runs

India made a dream start to the tournament by stunning hosts England by 35 runs before trouncing West Indies by seven wickets in their next encounter. The right-hander was given not out by the on-field umpire but Indian captain Mithali Raj opted for the Decision Review System (DRS). "I want to do well for India and win the World Cup for Ind...

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  • Here are some fireworks safety tips
Here are some fireworks safety tips

Joe Olivi, trauma director at Mercy Hospital Springfield. Between June 20th and July 20th an average of 230 people a day go the emergency room with fireworks-related injuries, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission . Never point or throw fireworks at another person. Always have a bucket of water or a fire extinguisher nearby . ...

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  • Two Gunmen Open Fire Outside Mosque in France, 8 Injured
Two Gunmen Open Fire Outside Mosque in France, 8 Injured

Authorities placed the scene, in the city of Avignon in the country's south, in lockdown and launched a manhunt for the attackers, who fled. One gunman had a rifle, and the other was carrying a handgun, the newspaper reported. Police rushed to the scene and remain there, media say. People were leaving the place of worship when one of the suspec...

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  • Tommy Fleetwood claims victory at Open de France
Tommy Fleetwood claims victory at Open de France

The Englishman will enter the world's top 15 on Monday following his second victory of the season, to go with a breakthrough top-five in the US Open last month. "It's just been a great week from start to finish. Almost holed my first two iron shots", Fleetwood said. "Hopefully I can keep my game up and hopefully I will be able to represent Euro...

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  • SIIMA Awards 2017 Day 2
SIIMA Awards 2017 Day 2

Everyone there paid a great tribute to late veteran Dasari Narayana Rao. Nayanthara won the Best Actor (Female) award too in Malayalam for her performance in Puthiya Niyamam . While the first day is dedicated to Telugu and Kannada films, the second day is about Malayalam and Tamil films. Nani won the best actor critics choice award and SP ...

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  • More sunshine for your Sunday forecast
More sunshine for your Sunday forecast

Severe weather, in terms of damaging winds and hail, is not expected on Monday . Warm and humid this evening with temperatures in the 80s. Eventually this front will move just south of the Quad Cities, and will create more spotty showers and storms on Monday .

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  • Portugal beat Mexico to Confederations Cup third place
Portugal beat Mexico to Confederations Cup third place

In the United Kingdom, that start time will be 7 p.m. Central European Summer Time , while in Chile , start time will be 2 p.m. Chile Standard Time . Germany's Lars Stindl scored his country's equalizer in a group stage match against Chile , to force a draw . Germany reached the final of the 2017 Confederations Cup following the...

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  • Marchers Across US Call for Impeachment of President Trump
Marchers Across US Call for Impeachment of President Trump

The group talked about why they want the President impeached. A lone Trump supporter was seen at the rally. The protesters marched on the Embarcadero, forcing lanes to be closed temporarily. The Constitution gives the House of Representatives the sole power to impeach an official, and it makes the Senate the sole court for impeachment trials.

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  • Police Arrest Cocaine Kingpin Wanted for 3 Decades
Police Arrest Cocaine Kingpin Wanted for 3 Decades

Rocha earned the nickname Cabeça Branca , Portuguese for White Head, police say, because he lived "in the shadows" like a "ghost". He was arrested in the western state of Mato Grosso in a city called Sorriso. And yet, police say, he was one of South America's biggest traffickers leading an worldwide operation of "extreme danger and violence", fo...

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  • Portugal vs Mexico 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Third Place
Portugal vs Mexico 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Third Place

Luis Neto bundled into his own net to hand Mexico a 54th-minute lead, but centre-back Pepe stabbed home a stoppage-time equaliser to force an extra 30 minutes at Spartak Stadium. They went on to lose the chance to go ahead when Andre Silva lost a penalty kick in the first half. But Mexico were also reduced to ten men six minutes later as R...

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  • Woman police officer in UP who arrested BJP leaders, transferred
Woman police officer in UP who arrested BJP leaders, transferred

The argument had broken out after one of them was stopped and fined for not having proper documents while driving. Earlier last week, a delegation of 11 MLAs and MP met with UP CM Yogi Adityanath over the issue. Thakur's transfer came after they had gone to Lucknow to complain against the cop as she had "demoralised" the local party cadres. ...

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  • Trump's Mika Brzezinski tweets show that he hates women
Trump's Mika Brzezinski tweets show that he hates women

Trump's disgusting posts criticizing Brzezinski's appearance , and his latest which labels her "dumb", only support the view that the President has an extremely sexist attitude to women. Recently, Mr Trump has escalated his attacks on U.S. media outlets - which he calls "fake news" - harping on CNN's retraction of a story about his ...

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  • Nitish Kumar Will Attend Lalu Yadav's Anti-BJP Rally If Invited
Nitish Kumar Will Attend Lalu Yadav's Anti-BJP Rally If Invited

This happened soon after JDU supremo, Nitish Kumar , made a decision to support Ram Nath Kovind for the first citizen of India. "Our leader Nitish Kumar will be attending the RJD's anti-BJP rally in his personal capacity, if he is invited", JD (U) spokesperson Sanjay Singh told journalists after the party's state executive committee meeting....

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  • The Ox rejects Arsenal offer, will leave on a free?
The Ox rejects Arsenal offer, will leave on a free?

The Liverpool Echo report that he is eager to make the move, which would surely see him gain more regular playing time at Anfield if he were to leave the capital behind. As Pearce noted, the Reds are said to be hopeful of landing the England worldwide for around £25 million in this window. Arsenal have offered the midfielder a sizeable incr...

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