• Uttar Pradesh Civic Polls: The politics of triumph, comeback and decimation
Uttar Pradesh Civic Polls: The politics of triumph, comeback and decimation

Yogi Adityanath , revelling in the results of his hard campaign, said that the BJP would now aim for hundred per cent success in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Central para military forces have been deployed in and around the centers. For a party that failed to make any mark in the Lok Sabha elections, the results of the civic polls is more than...

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  • Flynn guilty plea raises questions for Trump, Kushner
Flynn guilty plea raises questions for Trump, Kushner

In a statement Flynn admitted his actions were wrong, and said his guilty plea is in the best interests of his family and the country. How will he co-operate with the investigation? He pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and as part of a plea deal agreed to fully cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller ,...

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  • German Christmas market evacuated after explosives found
German Christmas market evacuated after explosives found

Police confirmed the device was an IED, and evacuated the area . German police have said a package containing nails, wires, batteries, fireworks and powder found near a Christmas market in the eastern German city of Potsdam near Berlin did not contain an ignition device.

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  • Nigeria flies migrants home from Libya after slavery scare
Nigeria flies migrants home from Libya after slavery scare

He, however, noted that it is very hard to know the origin of the people who died while attempting the perilous journey across the Mediterranean, because of lack of documentation. We will try and keep them at home. Nigerian Ambassador to Côte d'Ivoire Ibrahim Isah noted that the largest number of Nigerians in sub Saharan Africa, second only to Su...

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  • Ole Miss hit with additional bowl-ban year
Ole Miss hit with additional bowl-ban year

And a couple hours after the NCAA issued its findings and the sanctions for the Ole Miss football program, former Rebels head coach Hugh Freeze has responded to the ruling and punishment with a statement . Freeze, who resigned for off-field issues in July, received a one-year show-cause penalty and a two-game suspension from the NCAA for failu...

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  • San Diego couple arrested for semi-nude photos outside temple in Thailand
San Diego couple arrested for semi-nude photos outside temple in Thailand

The men posted the photo online last week and had been on a government watch list ever since. Both men are United States citizens and were taken into custody by immigration police. In addition to charges of public indecency, the men may also face charges under Thailand's computer crimes act since they posted the photo online, according to Bangko...

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"I would love to fight": Jimmy Kimmel accepts Roy Moore's challenge

Kimmel read the tweet during his opening monologue. Kimmel responded, resulting in a back-and-forth between the two men. It's all on Twitter, but the bottom line is this: I accept the invitation. If you're open to it, when we sit down, I'll share with you what I learned at my church. "Christian is actually my middle name-I know that's shocking,...

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  • Russian Federation sees no obstacles for Iran's accession to SCO, PM says
Russian Federation sees no obstacles for Iran's accession to SCO, PM says

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) is a permanent regional worldwide organization founded in 2001 to comprise China, Russia , Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan. "At this stage we can not say anything", he had said. He said Afghan government is seeking enhanced cooperation on anti-terrorism between SCO member states an...

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  • Russian Federation blasts USA for threatening to utterly destroy North Korea
Russian Federation blasts USA for threatening to utterly destroy North Korea

Trump has pledged more sanctions in response to the latest test and, at an emergency UN Security Council meeting late Wednesday, the United States warned North Korea's leadership would be " utterly destroyed " if war were to break out. While Russia condemned North Korea's latest missile test, Lavrov also raised concerns about the large-scale U.S....

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  • Deadly, extremely active 2017 Atlantic hurricane season ends Thursday
Deadly, extremely active 2017 Atlantic hurricane season ends Thursday

The Atlantic basin includes the North Atlantic, the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico. Harvey alone dumped an estimated 27 trillion gallons of rain over Texas and Louisiana, while Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico. In this post, we'll focus on some of the statistics and records that this season set. Hurricane Harvey made impact on Sou...

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  • Father blows himself up at trial of son's accused murderers
Father blows himself up at trial of son's accused murderers

The double blast injured nine people, including two other defendants, two guards, a court official and civilians, police said. The explosions happened right after the announcement of a break in the criminal case of the 2016 death of a man.

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  • Europe's Share Of Muslims Expected To Rise Sharply
Europe's Share Of Muslims Expected To Rise Sharply

The number of Muslims in Europe is projected to rise from just over 25 million in 2016, to between 35 million and 75 million by 2050. If all refugee flows to Europe stopped immediately but regular migration continued, the number of Muslims in Europe would reach 11.2 percent over the next 32 years, the study found.

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  • Kashmir Valley Gunfight: Four Pakistani Nationals Among Five Militants Killed
Kashmir Valley Gunfight: Four Pakistani Nationals Among Five Militants Killed

A teenager was injured in Jammu and Kashmir's Badgam on Thursday where a gunfight erupted between security forces and militants. Four Jaish-e-Mohammed militants were killed in an ecounter with security forces in Budgam's Futlipora area while a lone Lashkar-e-Taiba man was eliminated in Baramulla's Sopore.

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  • Cyclone 'Ockhi' alert for Tamil Nadu, Kerala; schools and colleges closed
Cyclone 'Ockhi' alert for Tamil Nadu, Kerala; schools and colleges closed

An IMD official said that there is now no threat of cyclone to any of Goa's coastal areas. Crops and mud houses are also likely to face the brunt of Cyclone Ockhi. On Wednesday the depression hovered over South West Bay of Bengal. Schools in seven districts of the state including Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli, Kanyakumari, Virudhunagar were closed...

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  • MSNBC's Joe Scarborough suggests Trump has dementia
MSNBC's Joe Scarborough suggests Trump has dementia

Lori Klausutis died at the age of 28 in an incident that police called a result of a pre-existing heart condition that caused her to collapse, hitting her head on Scarborough's desk. Scarborough went after him online, writing: '@markos Unbelievable. Scarborough had announced his decision to retire from Congress after three terms that year.

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  • Israeli, Palestinian killed in two violent incidents
Israeli, Palestinian killed in two violent incidents

An Israeli and a Palestinian were killed on Thursday in two separate incidents in Israel and the occupied West Bank , officials said. The global community has repeatedly called their presence and rising population the main impediment to potential peace in the region.

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  • Authorities intensify search for missing 3-year-old Mariah Woods
Authorities intensify search for missing 3-year-old Mariah Woods

Investigators have determined that the woman and child in this surveillance photo taken at a North Carolina Walmart are not connected to an Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old Mariah Woods. "Please, bring her back". Authorities have not said much about the investigation, but said they do not believe there is an ongoing threat to the general publi...

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  • Manafort reaches $11M bail deal with Mueller's team
Manafort reaches $11M bail deal with Mueller's team

The New York City one is an apartment at 123 Baxter Street, which Manafort's daughter, Andrea, purchased in 2007. Manafort is prepared to put up the following properties, with the values estimated based on the market value minus what is owed: an eight-bedroom house in Bridgehampton, New York, valued at $4 million; a condo in Manhattan valued at...

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  • Peace Now opposes US Embassy move to Jerusalem
Peace Now opposes US Embassy move to Jerusalem

General Assembly vote to recognize Israel on November 29, 1947. The officials weren't authorized to discuss the matter publicly and demanded anonymity. Jerusalem should indeed be recognized as Israel's capital, but only in the context of a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians. Israel considers all of the city its indivisible capita...

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"The Andy Griffith Show" Actor Jim Nabors Dies At 87 In Hawaii

The Sylacauga, AL-born actor became famous as Gomer Pyle on The Andy Griffith Show, which led to a separate spin-off series, Gomer Pyle , USMC. Nabors was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1991. Gomer joined the U.S. Marines in the season 4 finale. Nabors" career started in the early "60s with various television work. Nabor...

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