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BR Ambedkar gets a new name in Yogi Adityanath's UP

BR Ambedkar gets a new name in Yogi Adityanath's UP

The Yogi Adityanath government has made a decision to introduce "Ramji" as the middle name of Dr BR Ambedkar in all official correspondence and records in Uttar Pradesh, an order that has raised...

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Murphy expands access to medical marijuana

Murphy expands access to medical marijuana

The city's temporary moratorium for other marijuana dispensaries ends on July 1. State lawmakers, with the support of Gov. Terry Branstad, approved legislation in 2017 expanding access to canna...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russia's mission from 30 to 20

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russia's mission from 30 to 20

The alliance will also deny pending accreditation requests for three others, and reduce the maximum size of the mission to 20 people, down from 30, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said at ...

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San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge exits with left knee contusion

San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge exits with left knee contusion

That streak started with a 21-12-10 effort against San Antonio in a 104-94 victory, and he has totaled 58 points, 30 rebounds and 29 assists in the three matchups this season while shooting only 35.6 ...

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At least 68 dead in Venezuela jail riot

At least 68 dead in Venezuela jail riot

Outside the police station, some relatives buried their hands in their faces as tears streamed down their cheeks. The blaze reportedly started after prisoners set fire to mattresses in an attempt to...

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Hamas preps for mass rallies on Gaza border

Hamas preps for mass rallies on Gaza border

In an interview with the USA -based Arabic-language satellite channel Alhurra, Mordechai said , "We have contacted the owners of more than 20 bus companies in the Gaza Strip who received money from H...

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Governor to honor Vietnam veterans

Governor to honor Vietnam veterans

Thursday. Most Americans are familiar with Memorial Day and Veterans Day, but now another national holiday honoring veterans is on the calendar. President Donald Trump issued a proclamation reco...

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Next Community Day Announced for March 25th

Next Community Day Announced for March 25th

Snapchat fans will get to utilize the first of three Pokemon-themed Snapchat lenses for a limited time. To get more people playing (and probably paying), Niantic has been holding "Community Days"...

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Malala Yousafzai returns to Pakistan six years after attack

Malala Yousafzai returns to Pakistan six years after attack

Malala Yousafzai had arrived in Pakistan early Thursday morning, almost six years after she left the country following an assassination attempt by the Taliban in 2012. Malala was sent to a hospit...

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Unrealistic Demands on UN Peacekeeping Costing Lives

Unrealistic Demands on UN Peacekeeping Costing Lives

Haley said the United States intends to remain the largest contributor to the United Nations peacekeeping budget, but said paying for peacekeeping efforts should be a 'shared responsibility'. He cit...

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Rivals Ola, Uber on road to merger

Rivals Ola, Uber on road to merger

Grab said it will take over Uber's operations and assets in eight countries in the region, and will expand its food delivery services. After a fierce battle for market share, Singapore-based rid...

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Firms Face Fines For Failing To Report Gender Pay Gap

Firms Face Fines For Failing To Report Gender Pay Gap

Thomas Cook has promised "meaningful action" to tackle its gender pay gap after revealing that on average its female staff earn 22% less than its male employees. It also runs learning and development ...

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International Friendly Report: England v Italy 27 March 2018

International Friendly Report: England v Italy 27 March 2018

Lorenzo Insigne scored from the penalty spot in the 87th minute when, after VAR's latest high-profile and controversial intervention, debutant James Tarkowski was ruled to have fouled Italy subst...

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Sachin Tendulkar on ball-tampering row: Right decision has been taken

Sachin Tendulkar on ball-tampering row: Right decision has been taken

Television footage appeared to show Tendulkar scuffing the seam of the ball, but he was actually only removing a piece of grass. Match referee, Mark Denness took a dim view of the act and chose to b...

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Students Make Their Stand At DC's 'March For Our Lives'

Students Make Their Stand At DC's 'March For Our Lives'

Hundreds of thousands of people went out to the streets to support this movement. Thousands are gathering in Washington Saturday for a protest that organizers claim will be a defining moment in...

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Texas girl missing for nearly two years found safe

Texas girl missing for nearly two years found safe

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children shared on Tuesday that 9-year-old Mariah Martinez had been found safe in New Mexico. According to KCBD , Mariah Martinez and her two siblings, J...

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Malala makes first trip to Pakistan since Taliban attack

Malala makes first trip to Pakistan since Taliban attack

According to reports, Malala is scheduled to stay in Pakistan until April 2. They said her visit was kept secret for security reasons. NOBEL Peace Prize victor and worldwide education activist Malal...

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Funeral held for fallen FDNY firefighter Michael Davidson

Funeral held for fallen FDNY firefighter Michael Davidson

DeStefano has been a reporter for Newsday since 1986 and covers law enforcement, criminal justice and legal affairs from its New York City offices. Throngs of white-gloved firefighters in dress unif...

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Preparations on for Trump-Kim summit: White House

Preparations on for Trump-Kim summit: White House

Office of Government Ethics . Porter has had with the president since leaving, but one person familiar with the discussions said they have talked about trade and how to navigate granting exemptio...

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Final death toll in Russian shopping centre fire reaches 64

Final death toll in Russian shopping centre fire reaches 64

It is tragic that so many children are dead or missing. "Sixty-four bodies were found, 15 of them have been identified". Among the detainees are the head of the company that manages the shopping ...

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Saudi crown prince, on U.S. visit, urges tough line on Iran

Saudi crown prince, on U.S. visit, urges tough line on Iran

Since then, the Crown Prince has met with US dignitaries, including Vice President Mike Pence and leaders of the US Congress as well as some of the heads of the largest corporations in America. Bush's...

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Saudi Arabia allows women to join military

Salman also approved a new strategy to develop the Ministry of Defence. The military former Chief of Staff, General Abdurahman Al-Bunyan has been posted as an Adviser at the Royal Court whereas Ge...

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Weather Forecast- Wednesday, March 28th

Weather Forecast- Wednesday, March 28th

Travis says it is especially unsafe to travel during flash flooding at night because it is hard to see where water may be covering the road. It will take some time for those storms to exit southeast A...

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United Kingdom schools in lockdown after threatening email

United Kingdom schools in lockdown after threatening email

They divert police resources and cause disruption and alarm to the public". Durham Police said it was taking the incident extremely seriously, and said forces are working together to investigate t...

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S.Korea welcomes Kim's visit to China

S.Korea welcomes Kim's visit to China

Earlier this month, when a special envoy for South Korean President Moon Jae-in returned to Seoul with Kim's personal message expressing the willingness to hold the first inter-Korean summit and tal...

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Trump ends longstanding protections for Liberian immigrants

Trump ends longstanding protections for Liberian immigrants

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com earlier reported that US President Donald Trump on Tuesday, January 16, said he wants immigrants from around the world. Liberians will have 12 months to get their affairs i...

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Colorado man collected 700000 images, videos of child porn, police say

Colorado man collected 700000 images, videos of child porn, police say

It came from the National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children. Thomas Christopher Mares was arrested on March 15, 2018 in possession of approximately 700,000 child pornography files. Sergeant ...

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Third front: Mamata Banerjee to meet Sharad Pawar, Sonia Gandhi

Third front: Mamata Banerjee to meet Sharad Pawar, Sonia Gandhi

Ms Banerjee has already indicated her willingness to be the leader of any grouping of federal parties to take on the BJP and has also expressed uneasiness in being part of any front that led by the Co...

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Russia's 'brazen' attack prevents better ties with US, White House says

Russia's 'brazen' attack prevents better ties with US, White House says

President Trump has created a pattern of hiring employees off of TV, including new head of the White House National Economic Council Larry Kudlow, who most recently served as a host on CNBC. "Forge...

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PM Narendra Modi bids farewell to outgoing Rajya Sabha members

PM Narendra Modi bids farewell to outgoing Rajya Sabha members

It was Prime Minister Modi who noted that it would be sad that these members would not be there in the Parliament when the longstanding decision on the crucial issue of triple talaq would be taken. In...

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