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Meghalaya: PM Modi to visit Garo Hills on Feb 22

Meghalaya: PM Modi to visit Garo Hills on Feb 22

With election campaigns picking up pace in the state, Meghalaya has witnessed many high-profile visits. On the day 2 of his visit to the state, Rahul will hold one rally at Chatbaku Football ground ...

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New Zealand releases text of revised Pacific trade deal

New Zealand releases text of revised Pacific trade deal

The government is expecting to get the National Party's help in passing the agreement, with the Green Party still opposing it because of concerns the ISDS may be brought back if the USA rejoins the de...

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Trump, Congress not doing enough to prevent mass shootings

Trump, Congress not doing enough to prevent mass shootings

Only 28% said that the killings reflected inadequate gun control laws, though almost 60% of those surveyed said that stricter laws could have prevented Parkland. While more than 7 in 10 Republicans an...

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United Kingdom jobless rate unexpectedly rises to 4.4% in Q4; productivity up again

United Kingdom jobless rate unexpectedly rises to 4.4% in Q4; productivity up again

Wages, on average, grew by 2.5%, up from 2.4% the previous month. "Rising employment this past year was largely driven by United Kingdom nationals" as fewer eastern Europeans were working than a yea...

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Water recedes on Ohio River; more rain expected

The sunny weather on Tuesday may be all we get for a while: the National Weather Service in Nashville has declared a Flood Watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through late Saturday night. Ice...

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'Black Panther' Crushes Box Office, Nabs 'Rolling Stone' Cover

'Black Panther' Crushes Box Office, Nabs 'Rolling Stone' Cover

Jordan and Lupita Nyong'o . Nyong'o continued, "You led us into the land of Wakanda without ego, without pretense, without fear". Black folks showed up and showed out for Black Panther , whic...

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Qatar Airways receives world's first Airbus A350

Qatar Airways receives world's first Airbus A350

The aircraft MSN88 (A7-ANA), was due to be delivered to the launch customer in 2017 but delays meant delivery was put off until yesterday. Qatar Airways was once again the launch customer for the ne...

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South Florida School Will Re-Open Later This Week

South Florida School Will Re-Open Later This Week

That's supposed to be the worldwide day of love. "These are young people who are smart, they know what they want, they know what they aren't getting, they know what they need, and I think they've re...

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Pro-Syrian government militiamen enter Afrin

Pro-Syrian government militiamen enter Afrin

Although Turkey is not in direct talks with the Syrian government, its messages are being indirectly conveyed to Damascus, his spokesman said on Wednesday. Since the beginning of the Operation Olive B...

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CBI raids several premises of Rotomac in Kanpur

CBI raids several premises of Rotomac in Kanpur

Kothari is the chairman and MD at the Kanpur-based Rotomac Global Private Limited . Earlier, there was a rumour that Kothari fled the country as his Mall Road office in Kanpur was found closed sinc...

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Trump to meet with Florida high school students

Trump to meet with Florida high school students

TAMARA KEITH, BYLINE: Good morning. The Justice Department will review not just how the Cruz tip was missed, but how authorities respond to similar situations, Sessions said . You are the Preside...

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Oxfam managers grilled by UK MPs over sex scandal

Oxfam managers grilled by UK MPs over sex scandal

The funding of Oxfam, one of the world's biggest disaster relief charities, has been thrown into question by the scandal . "They range in time frame from more recent events to long historic events wh...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation charge British engineer with murdering wife on yacht in Caribbean

Federal Bureau of Investigation charge British engineer with murdering wife on yacht in Caribbean

Bennett took the couple's one-year-old daughter Emelia, who was not on the catamaran, to England soon after the incident and she is being cared for by his family. Bennett, 41, of Poole, United Kingdom...

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Dolphins place franchise tag on Jarvis Landry — NFL free agency

Dolphins place franchise tag on Jarvis Landry — NFL free agency

That very well could be the case here, as well, but the way the Dolphins have spoken of Landry the past year-plus makes this report believable. But Landry was by far the highest-profile Dolphins playe...

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Toymaker Mattel has revealed a new Lara Croft Barbie doll

Toymaker Mattel has revealed a new Lara Croft Barbie doll

Unveiled by IGN , the new Croft figure features Lara's trademark long locks, combat gear, a map, a journal and - naturally - a pickaxe. Now, she's a Tomb Raider . Tomb Raider Barbie is part of ...

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Kenya: Wanjigi and I Spent the Night at JKIA, Says Orengo

Kenya: Wanjigi and I Spent the Night at JKIA, Says Orengo

Fred Matiang'i as respondents in the case. Siaya Senator James Orengo and businessman Jimi Wanjigi had booked tickets to fly to Harare, Zimbabwe to attend the funeral service of opposition leader Mo...

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Trump backs ban on 'bump stocks' on semi-automatic weapons

Trump backs ban on 'bump stocks' on semi-automatic weapons

Students and parents affected by the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are planning a demonstration in the state capital of Tallahassee on Wednesday. I would ask that you keep me re...

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Karnataka government most corrupt, says Amit Shah

Karnataka government most corrupt, says Amit Shah

Addressing a press meet at a hotel in Suratkal here during his visit to the coastal region ahead of the Assembly elections, Amit Shah said, " Karnataka government is one of the most corrupt governm...

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10 things to know about the BC budget

10 things to know about the BC budget

Effective Wednesday, the government will increase the foreign buyers tax from 15 per cent to 20 per cent. Under the changes, Property Transfer Tax forms will require additional information about "be...

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Next time during foreign trip bring back Nirav Modi: Rahul tells PM

Next time during foreign trip bring back Nirav Modi: Rahul tells PM

Four years back, Modi arrived and sold dreams. Prime Minister Modi also noted that promoting the use of solar energy, converting agriculture waste into wealth and economical use of crop residue will...

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Cong leader Kalkere Narayanaswamy suspended from Cong for 6 years

Cong leader Kalkere Narayanaswamy suspended from Cong for 6 years

The clip shows Mr. Narayanaswamy shouting at Assistant Revenue Officer Chengal Rayappa, demanding that a khata (a revenue document related to be property) be registered. Narayanaswamy said he had no...

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Day Zero pushed to July 9th

Day Zero pushed to July 9th

Cape Town's Day Zero has been moved back to the 9 July. Previously, Day Zero had been moved back from early April to June 4. Although the initiative initially seemed unsuccessful, with only about 54...

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Trump moves to outlaw 'bump stocks' after Florida shooting

Trump moves to outlaw 'bump stocks' after Florida shooting

A day earlier , Trump signaled that he was open to supporting legislation that would modestly improve the national gun background check system. Trump said he would meet this week with students,...

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Iran's Zarif says Israel's

Iran's Zarif says Israel's "myth of invincibility" has crumbled

Angry exchanges between the two countries have intensified recently with the bitter Syrian war spilling over into a wider proxy fight and Iran's role in the ongoing Yemen conflict enraging Israel ...

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Pope appoints new administrator for Nigerian Catholic diocese that rejected his nominee

Pope appoints new administrator for Nigerian Catholic diocese that rejected his nominee

In accepting Bishop Peter Okpaleke's resignation February 19, Pope Francis chose not to take action against the clergy of Ahiara, saying they have since expressed repentance. Meanwhile, the news of th...

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Iran resumes hunt for missing plane

Iran resumes hunt for missing plane

After two days of heavy snow and fog, the weather finally cleared yesterday morning, allowing a helicopter crew to spot a piece of the wreckage with the company's logo. According to global standards, ...

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More than 100 killed in Syria assault on Damascus suburb

More than 100 killed in Syria assault on Damascus suburb

Since the 2013 alleged chemical attack on Eastern Ghouta, the observing committee said the death toll is highest after the 2013 chemical attack. The United Nations has decried the assault on eastern...

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Supporter of Sufi leader kills 3 police in Iran

Supporter of Sufi leader kills 3 police in Iran

The conservative-linked Fars news agency said several police officers were also wounded in the bus attack and had been hospitalized. " The murderers were arrested seconds after their crime ", poli...

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Kasich's Website Softens His Views on Guns

Kasich's Website Softens His Views on Guns

It now outlines Kasich's past pushes for gun reform and promotes "common-sense solutions to our nation's problems". But he said he would not delay his plan to sign a bill allowing conceal-carry weapo...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation assisting as search continues for missing Kan. boy

Federal Bureau of Investigation assisting as search continues for missing Kan. boy

When officers arrived, police said, the boy's 26-year-old stepmother said he was last seen at about 3 p.m. Saturday in his bedroom before she showered and fell asleep. Lucas was born December 12, 2012...

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