• Govt encouraging mob lynching, says Opposition
Govt encouraging mob lynching, says Opposition

Unhappy with the minister's reply, the Congress , the Left and the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen staged a walkout. You have not taken any action, which is why there is such a rise in incidents. The BJP charged the rival parties with "enacting a drama in the name of secularism" to defame Modi. He said most such violence happened in Bhara...

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  • OH couple arrested after human body found inside padlocked freezer
OH couple arrested after human body found inside padlocked freezer

On Sunday, Katrina Layton, 34, was also arrested and may also be charged with abuse of a corpse, as well as obstructing justice. Authorities say they are now investigating whether the body may have belonged to Shannon Graves, a 28-year-old Youngstown woman who vanished in early February of this year.

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  • Missing MPs leave govt embarrassed in Rajya Sabha; opposition passes amended bill
Missing MPs leave govt embarrassed in Rajya Sabha; opposition passes amended bill

Amendments were passed with 74 votes against 52. Bills seeking to amend the Constitution need two-third majority votes of those present in the house. "The bill should have been passed by parliament in the budget session as the Lok Sabha had passed it unanimously". There was high drama in the Rajya Sabha on Monday evening.

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  • Trump approval crashes 20 percent in poll he touted as
Trump approval crashes 20 percent in poll he touted as "most accurate"

Bush had a 19 percent approval rating in California at the height of the 2008 economic crisis. On January 23, Rasmussen found that 55 percent of likely voters approved of Trump's job performance, while only 44 percent disapproved. Trump won the presidency, but lost his home state to Democratic nominee, and former New York Senator, Hillary Cli...

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  • Starbucks is closing down all Teavana stores
Starbucks is closing down all Teavana stores

Long-term joint-venture partners Uni-President Enterprises and President Chain Store Corporation ceded their 50% stake in the business to Starbucks , which plans to build on its ongoing investments in China, its fastest-growing market outside America.

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  • Explosion at mosque in Afghanistan's Herat kills more than 20: Hospital
Explosion at mosque in Afghanistan's Herat kills more than 20: Hospital

One doctor told the Associated Press news agency that 20 bodies had been transported to his hospital. Both the terrorists are dead, police said. Other local reports suggested a combined explosion and gunfire attack. Herat , close to the border with Iran, is considered one of Afghanistan's more peaceful cities. The attack comes a day after an at...

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  • Ruling on juveniles serving life prompted change in Nebraska
Ruling on juveniles serving life prompted change in Nebraska

Supreme Court ruling that said mandatory life without parole is unconstitutional for minors convicted of homicide. His attorneys are seeking a U.S. Supreme Court review. Previously New Jersey had allowed no-parole life terms for young people convicted of killing a police officer or killing another young person while committing a sex crime.

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  • Three gangsters killed in Moscow courthouse firefight
Three gangsters killed in Moscow courthouse firefight

Five handcuffed defendants attempted to escape as they were escorted into the Moscow Regional Court by two guards on Tuesday, officials from Russia's Investigative Committee said. Two guards were injured and taken to hospital, the agency said. More than 20 shots were made. On my way from the fourth to the third floor I saw a woman sitting on a be...

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  • Russian energy sanctions bill puts another crack in strained US-Europe relations
Russian energy sanctions bill puts another crack in strained US-Europe relations

The Foreign Ministry said in a statement Friday evening that Minister Lavrov told Secretary Tillerson in a phone call earlier that day that Russia's decision was "triggered by a number of hostile steps" the USA has recently taken. Trump to veto or sign. Germany, which strongly backs the new pipeline, said it was concerned over the sanctions. ...

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  • Judiciary Chief: Iran Not to Bow to US Pressures
Judiciary Chief: Iran Not to Bow to US Pressures

Iran and the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council - the United States, Britain, France, China and Russian Federation - plus Germany signed the JCPOA on July 14, 2015 and started implementing it on January 16, 2016.

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  • US Vice President's Visit to Bolster Pro-Western Montenegro
US Vice President's Visit to Bolster Pro-Western Montenegro

After the war that saw Georgia's small military routed in just five days, Moscow recognized South Ossetia and another breakaway province Abkhazia as independent states and moved in thousands of troops. U.S. President Donald Trump will sign the sanctions bill on Russian Federation this week, visiting U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said here on T...

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  • Community college 'campus carry' law now in effect
Community college 'campus carry' law now in effect

Some restrictions to the law do apply. People with a handgun license will be allowed to carry a concealed firearm on campus. Officer Terry said that the threat of violence involving a gun can happen anywhere, not just on a community college campus.

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  • UCF Rules Kicker Ineligible After He Profited off YouTube
UCF Rules Kicker Ineligible After He Profited off YouTube

The NCAA said in a statement Monday that De La Haye "could have continued playing football for the university and earn money from non-athletic YouTube videos" following a July 14 waiver, but instead he "did not want to separate athletically-related videos from non-athletic ones".

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  • Princess Diana's parents 'never told her they loved her', reveals controversial footage
Princess Diana's parents 'never told her they loved her', reveals controversial footage

Rosa Monckton, a friend of Diana, said broadcasting the tapes was "a betrayal of her privacy and of the family's privacy". The tapes were recorded by Peter Settelen , a voice coach who was helping Diana with public speaking at the time.

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  • Governor joins outrage over shark-dragging video
Governor joins outrage over shark-dragging video

The men who dragged a shark behind a boat in a cruel video earlier this week have posted other pictures of abusing wildlife on their social media pages. We are also attempting to identify the individuals in the video and where it took place'. As the Post reports, an online petition demanding punishment for the mens' "sociopathic petition"...

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  • Several Metroid: Samus Returns features locked behind amiibo
Several Metroid: Samus Returns features locked behind amiibo

The Samus Aran Amiibo unlocks another extra energy tank and then an exclusive Metroid II art gallery on game completion. The Metroid amiibo unlocks the "Fusion" difficulty when you complete the game, along with the suit that Samus wore in Metroid Fusion .

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  • Railways might discontinue giving blankets in some AC trains. Here's why
Railways might discontinue giving blankets in some AC trains. Here's why

The department plans to replace the now used heavy and woollen blankets with soft and lightweight fabric blankets through a phased manner. "The CAG in its report mentioned that there was no quality maintained in washing bed rolls". According to the guidelines furnished by the Ministry of Railways, the blankets are to be washed every one or two mo...

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  • Abbas Hospitalized For Exhaustion And Stress
Abbas Hospitalized For Exhaustion And Stress

The 82-year-old president "was admitted to hospital in Ramallah for a routine checkup to last only a few hours", his spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeina said in a statement. In June, Abbas dismissed reports that he had suffered a stroke. There have been rumors about the health of Abbas in recent years. Mr Abbas, who has no plans to step down, has ignored...

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  • Turkey Coup: more than 1000 arrested in ongoing crackdown
Turkey Coup: more than 1000 arrested in ongoing crackdown

They were handcuffed, with two paramilitary police officers on each arm and protected by armed special force officers. Numerous 486 suspects face life terms in prison for crimes that include murder and attempt to assassinate Erdogan. Following a failed coup to oust President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , the Turkish government has been weeding out supp...

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  • Police issue Amber Alert for missing 2-year-old girl
Police issue Amber Alert for missing 2-year-old girl

Barrett escaped in a black 2009 GMC Sierra truck with MI plate number DAS-8417 with a trailer attached to the truck. They say Barrett forcefully took her from a relative's house in Detroit in the middle of the night. He is not the biological parent. Barrett is bald with a thick beard and mustache. Sondra has brown eyes, braids and has a dark ...

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