• Rahul's UP Visit Marred By Protests, Route Changed
Rahul's UP Visit Marred By Protests, Route Changed

His visit comes on the heels of the assembly election result in Gujarat , in which the Congress showed a much better performance from the last election in the state. The BJP workers, on the other hand, countered the Congress by putting up posters to welcome "a missing MP in his parliamentary constituency". After the results were out, the Congress ...

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  • Kyrgyzstani writer to take part in 2018 Humanities Forum in PyeongChang
Kyrgyzstani writer to take part in 2018 Humanities Forum in PyeongChang

The statement says Pyongyang will dispatch the 140-member Samjiyon Orchestra to the South. This comes amid anticipation that North Korea will send hundreds of athletes, officials, and cheerleaders, as well as reporters and performers, to the Games in Pyeongchang, about 50 miles down from the border.

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  • Togadia 'missing': Special team to look for him
Togadia 'missing': Special team to look for him

Togadia was found unconscious in a hospital in Shahibagh locality in Ahmedabad late on Monday after being reported missing on the day earlier. Togadia claimed that he had left Vishwa Hindu Parishad ( VHP ) office in the city in an auto rickshaw on Monday morning after he was informed that a contingent of Rajasthan police along with Gujarat...

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  • Oil Spill in East China Sea Widens Following Iranian Oil Tanker Crash
Oil Spill in East China Sea Widens Following Iranian Oil Tanker Crash

The tanker was carrying one million barrels of condensate , an extremely light crude oil, to South Korea when it collided with the freighter. Report says a total of 32 sailors, including 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis, are still missing after the collision on January 6.

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  • Shackled and emaciated, children of torture suspects are freed
Shackled and emaciated, children of torture suspects are freed

Police said the victims were so emaciated they were shocked to discover that while all looked like children , they actually ranged from two to 29 years of age. The freakish ceremonies show the couple staring lovingly at each other while their 13 children mull awkwardly nearby. David Turpin, 57, is listed as the school's principal.

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  • 4 officers hurt in SC shooting, suspect in custody
4 officers hurt in SC shooting, suspect in custody

Immediately after that, they began looking for the suspect with multiple agencies helping. He was placed in a patrol vehicle by another deputy and rushed to Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill. The suspect, identified as Christian Thomas McCall , 47, was also shot and was in custody, Faris said. Several departments then pitched in to help fin...

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  • Homeland Security chief testifies she 'did not hear' Trump use vulgarity
Homeland Security chief testifies she 'did not hear' Trump use vulgarity

A fact sheet sent out by the White House lists five individuals who came to the USA based on the systems Trump is hoping to end. Durbin: How did he characterize those countries from Africa? "I did not hear that word used, no sir..." Nielsen came prepared with a laundry list of disingenuous euphemisms for "racism", alternately describing t...

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  • Kosovo Serb leader shot dead outside party office
Kosovo Serb leader shot dead outside party office

The leader of the Serbian civil initiative in Kosovo, "Serbia, Democracy, Justice" (SDP), Oliver Ivanovic , was assassinated in Kosovska Mitrovica on Tuesday morning, Croatian News Agency (Hina) reported, quoting Belgrade media. The Russian Foreign Ministry strongly condemned the assassination of Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic on Tuesday...

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  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller Subpoenas Steve Bannon
Special Counsel Robert Mueller Subpoenas Steve Bannon

The subpoena issued by Mueller marks the first time that a subpoena has been issued by Mueller to either a current or former member of Trump's inner circle, according to The New York Times . The subpoena is a sign that Bannon is not personally the focus of the investigation. Bannon did not address reporters before entering the proceeding Tuesday...

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  • Venezuela claims it captured, killed members of 'terrorist cell' after Caracas shootout
Venezuela claims it captured, killed members of 'terrorist cell' after Caracas shootout

These actions put in serious danger the life of innocent persons, even those of children of the kindergarten at the see of the top judicial instance, recalled in a communiqué the Ministry of Domestic Relations to report details of the arrest the eve of the violent group.

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  • Here's the Latest School Closing List for Tuesday
Here's the Latest School Closing List for Tuesday

Goliad ISD announced it will delay the start of school on Wednesday, Jan. 17 by two hours and start at 10:00 a.m. The Bossier City Hall will be closed for inclement weather on Tuesday. At 12:02 p.m., Lee County Schools announced it will be closed Wednesday and all after-school activities are canceled for Tuesday and Wednesday. According to ...

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  • Over 1000 charged for sharing revenge porn on Facebook
Over 1000 charged for sharing revenge porn on Facebook

But she said an incident as big as the Danish case was quite rare. This material was shared on the social media site between 2015 and the fall of 2017, between approximately 800 boys and 200 girls aged 15 to 20-year-old in the majority.

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  • Palestinian leader denounces Donald Trump's diplomacy as 'slap of the century'
Palestinian leader denounces Donald Trump's diplomacy as 'slap of the century'

In a fiery speech to the Palestinian Central Council, a decision-making body, on Sunday, Mr Abbas criticised Mr Trump and his policies towards the Palestinians. "To there we have to advance, with or without the Palestinians". However, several Palestinian and Lebanese officials, have reportedly said that a forthcoming United States peace plan incl...

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  • U.S. can not undermine Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani
U.S. can not undermine Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani

In the United States the administration is facing deadlines every few months regarding the sanctions against Iran. "I have outlined two possible paths forward: either fix the deal's disastrous flaws, or the United States will withdraw ", Trump said.

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  • Suburban Elementary School Student Allowed To Receive Medical Marijuana Treatment At School
Suburban Elementary School Student Allowed To Receive Medical Marijuana Treatment At School

Superintendent Andy DuRoss said officials were working to accommodate the girl as best they could within the law - but added the school would comply with whatever the court ruled. Cannabis oil drops help her get through the school day, according to the lawsuit obtained by USA Today . Ashley has an individualized education plan for intellectual...

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  • Trump knocks FISA law, links it to 'phony dossier'
Trump knocks FISA law, links it to 'phony dossier'

It is unclear how Trump "personally directed the fix to the unmasking process since taking office", since the bill's author, House Intelligence Committe Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), stripped the major changes to unmasking procedures from the measure before presenting it for a vote by the full House.

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  • Sturgeon to decide on second independence referendum by end of 2018
Sturgeon to decide on second independence referendum by end of 2018

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has expressed surprise about the UK's unwillingness to define its relations with the European Union a year and a half after the Brexit vote , the BBC reported. The Scottish Conservatives urged Ms Sturgeon to make it clear she is no longer pursuing such a deal, and called on her to back UK-wide trade and ...

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  • Palestinian Hamas official injured in Lebanon vehicle bomb
Palestinian Hamas official injured in Lebanon vehicle bomb

Who tried to kill a senior Hamas official in Lebanon? Al-Manar television, run by the Lebanese political and military group Hezbollah, described Hamdan as an important person in Hamas. The blast sent a column of smoke into the sky, television footage broadcast by Lebanese television stations showed . A military source told AFP on Sunday t...

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  • Canada: Toronto Muslim schoolgirl attacked, hijab cut with scissors
Canada: Toronto Muslim schoolgirl attacked, hijab cut with scissors

Sixth-grade student Khawlah Noman was walking with her younger brother on Friday near the Pauline Johnson Public School in Toronto when a man holding scissors came from behind and started cutting her headscarf, the victim said. "This is bad and I do not like it". Police described the assailant as an Asian male wearing a black hoodie and glasses. ...

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  • GM's latest vehicle gives up steering wheels, pedals - and human control
GM's latest vehicle gives up steering wheels, pedals - and human control

GM is now applying for permission from the federal government to run the test cars without a driver. GM sees the announcement Friday as a significant step toward the widespread adoption of self-driving vehicle technology. A federal waiver would allow GM to operate the vehicles in the seven or so states that don't now have laws restricting such ve...

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