• No action against those holding banned currency notes, Centre tells Supreme Court
No action against those holding banned currency notes, Centre tells Supreme Court

The Delhi Government does have a point, however, when it says that for day-to-day governance issues it is the elected executive which is responsible and will be held accountable by the people. Justice Chandrachud said that LG can not stultify a scheme by sitting over the files instead he is bound to under Article 239AA to refer the matter to Presid...

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  • US Law Enforcement Hunting Second Person of Interest in NYC Truck Attack
US Law Enforcement Hunting Second Person of Interest in NYC Truck Attack

It reads: "It is so sad and unbelievable". Prosecutors allege that Saipov had been planning the attack for weeks and that he was inspired by the Islamic State terror group. Kadirov is not considered a suspect and it is unclear what connection he may have, authorities said. The FBI released a poster with scant details as to why they were looking...

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  • Video shows Alabama kidnapping victim escaping from trunk of vehicle
Video shows Alabama kidnapping victim escaping from trunk of vehicle

Police said he threatened to stab the victim while driving. Seconds later, the victim managed to pop open the boot with a lever inside. The suspect then tied the victim's hands and put her in the trunk of a vehicle before she was able to escape at the gas station parking lot.

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  • Special courts for MPs, MLAs
Special courts for MPs, MLAs

The apex court gave Centre a six-week time period to submit details of the scheme to provide effect to the proposal. During the hearing, the Centre said that while it agreed with the proposal of special courts in principle, the responsibility to set them up lies with the states.

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  • Elizabeth Warren: The Democratic Nomination Process Was Rigged
Elizabeth Warren: The Democratic Nomination Process Was Rigged

It's a major takedown of the DNC and alleges that Hillary Clinton had taken over and was funneling all the state donations to her national campaign. "(Schultz) let Clinton's headquarters in Brooklyn do as it desired", Brazile wrote. "One of my goals here as DNC chair is to make sure that the nominating process for 2020 is a process that is tota...

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  • Man arrested after Colorado Walmart shooting
Man arrested after Colorado Walmart shooting

Coroner Monica Broncucia-Jordan said Thursday that 52-year-old Pamela Marques, 66-year-old Carlos Moreno, and 26-year-old Victor Vasquez died in the shooting. Police are asking anyone with information about Ostrem's whereabouts to come contact authorities. Authorities used security video to help identify him.

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  • Deposed Catalan leader demands release of ministers
Deposed Catalan leader demands release of ministers

Because Puigdemont didn't show up for questioning, the court might issue a European warrant for his arrest. Puigdemont "will not go to Madrid" on Thursday because "he will not have a fair trial" in Spain, Bekaert pointed out in statements quoted by the Belgian TV station NOS and reproduced by media.

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  • Iraq says negotiations with Kurds have failed
Iraq says negotiations with Kurds have failed

He said the truce was meant to allow Iraqi troops to deploy without hindrance in the disputed areas and at the worldwide borders. Iraqi troops set up positions Tuesday at the Turkish border for the first time, between Turkish and Kurdish checkpoints at Habur, the Turkish name for the road border crossing located 10 kilometers from Fish-Khabur in ...

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  • Senate President Stephen Parry caught up in citizenship scandal
Senate President Stephen Parry caught up in citizenship scandal

Under the constitution a politician must only hold Australian citizenship to be eligible to be elected to the national parliament. On Friday, the High Court of Australia ruled that Australian lawmaker, Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and four other politicians were wrongly elected as they held dual citizenship.

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  • Trump seeks death penalty for NY truck attack suspect
Trump seeks death penalty for NY truck attack suspect

US President Trump's call late on November 1, 2017, for the death penalty to be used against Sayfullo Saipov was irresponsible, Human Rights Watch said today. But that avenue appeared closed after prosecutors brought terrorism charges against the Uzbek immigrant in federal court in NY on Wednesday. "I want merit based", Trump said in a twee...

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  • Trump nominee in danger of being pulled after Russian Federation revelations
Trump nominee in danger of being pulled after Russian Federation revelations

During a March 31, 2016, foreign policy meeting with Trump and other campaign foreign policy advisers , Papadopoulos introduced himself to the group and stated "he had connections that could help arrange a meeting between then-candidate Trump and President Putin", according a factual statement signed by Papadopoulos in connection with his guilty p...

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  • 'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat
'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

Graham said he had spoken to Republican President Donald Trump about the issue and, "I think he's inclined to be aggressive, at least I hope he is". "We are so politically correct, we are afraid to do anything", Trump said. "What we have right now is a joke and it's a laughing stock", Trump said.

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  • Following US attack, Trump warns against the return of ISIS
Following US attack, Trump warns against the return of ISIS

London, Nov 1 British Prime Minister Theresa May today spoke to US President Donald Trump to express her condolences over the terror attack in NY and called for an global approach to tackle poisonous terrorist ideology online. This response, taking action against Muslims, is in stark contrast with Trump's response to the Las Vegas shooting rece...

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  • United Kingdom defence secretary resigns over behaviour claims
United Kingdom defence secretary resigns over behaviour claims

Mr Fallon has been criticised for repeatedly touching journalist Julia Hartley-Brewer's knee during dinner. Hartley-Brewer said she had not regarded the incident as "anything but mildly amusing". " It has been a privilege to have served as Defence Secretary for the last three and half years, and I have nothing but admiration for the professionali...

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  • Excess of Halloween candy can be donated to soldiers, veterans
Excess of Halloween candy can be donated to soldiers, veterans

Looking for an alternative to gorging on Halloween candy? Kool Smiles' " Operation Troop Treats " is in full effect now through Saturday, November 4 in an effort for local children to give back to US troops overseas. For the 11th straight year, Lima Road Dentistry will buy back Halloween candy at $1 per pound with a $$10 max. Last year, the Gre...

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  • Ontario college student leaders press for resumption of talks
Ontario college student leaders press for resumption of talks

Sonia Del Missier, Chair of the Colleges' bargaining team, welcomed the news that negotiations were set to resume. Dozens of students from at least 12 public colleges across the province converged on Queen's Park Wednesday to vent their frustrations over the strike that's cancelled their classes for the past two weeks.

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  • NTPC blast: Sonia expresses condolence, asks Cong workers to
NTPC blast: Sonia expresses condolence, asks Cong workers to

Rescue operations underway in close coordination with the District Administration.Over 1000 people work in this unit of NTPC. Also the UP ADG (Additional Director General) of police has confirmed of 10 deaths in the explosion. "Urge the authorities to provide immediate help to the injured", he said in a tweet in Hindi. Rae Bareli is the electoral...

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  • Trump Jr's Halloween lesson on 'socialism' gets sour reaction
Trump Jr's Halloween lesson on 'socialism' gets sour reaction

Trump Jr.'s dig at socialism got a reaction from some on the left. (@DonaldJTrumpJr)Man who inherited money from his father, who inherited it from *his* father, has lessons on making it on your own. After trick-or-treating in New York City, the kids had full tummies of candy and were ready to say goodnight. Meanwhile Chloe dresses as a cop to...

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  • Amit Shah accuses Congress of ignoring Sardar Patel's legacy
Amit Shah accuses Congress of ignoring Sardar Patel's legacy

Speaking on Sardar Vallabhbhai's birth anniversary, he said that if Sardar Patel had been made the Prime Minister of India, there would have been no Kashmir problem. Prime Minister Narendra Modi , home minister Rajnath Singh , minister of state for youth affairs and sports Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore flagging off the Run For Unity from the Major ...

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  • OR gets A for Premature Birth Report Card
OR gets A for Premature Birth Report Card

The report card compares a state's rate - 10.4 in North Carolina and 11.2 in SC - to the organization's national goal of 8 percent by 2020. This percent difference is calculated using only the racial/ethnic groups displayed on the state- or jurisdiction-specific report card.

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