• Centre: No action for not depositing old notes
Centre: No action for not depositing old notes

Subramanium also sought to know if this "is contemplated under Article 239AA". "It is the L G who is given primacy", the bench presided over by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said. The high court emphasized the administrative capacity of the L-G, while ruling that Delhi continues to be a union territory under the Transaction of Business Rules despite ...

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  • Israeli Planes Attack Sites in Syria
Israeli Planes Attack Sites in Syria

But Israel's former air force chief revealed in August that it had carried out nearly 100 air strikes since 2012 on arms convoys destined for the Iran-backed Hezbollah movement, which is fighting alongside the Syrian army in the country's civil war.

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  • Police locate a second man in relation to the Manhattan terror attack
Police locate a second man in relation to the Manhattan terror attack

The FBI wanted poster identified Kadirov's place of birth as Uzbekistan, so presumably they interacted with the same Uzbek communities in both states. Uzbek immigrant Sayfullo Saipov appeared in the NY federal courthouse Wednesday handcuffed and with his feet shackled. A neighbour of Saipov, 23-year-old Carlos Batista, told the Associated Press...

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  • China blocks move to have Masood Azhar banned by UN
China blocks move to have Masood Azhar banned by UN

The Indian foreign ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar expressed deep disappointment at the Chinese move. Without naming China, it further said that once again, "a single country blocked worldwide consensus" on designating an "acknowledged terrorist".

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  • Lenovo and Fujitsu Merge PC Business
Lenovo and Fujitsu Merge PC Business

All three members of the merger will form a joint venture with a sum of 17.85 billion Yen (~$156 million). They will jointly research, develop and design new client computing devices for the global PC market. The actual consideration could be adjusted from the above-mentioned figures based on FCCL's balance sheet at closing date. However, if the ...

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  • Militants attack CRPF convoy in Anantnag
Militants attack CRPF convoy in Anantnag

An operation has been launched to track down the terrorists hiding in the area. Following the firing, huge contingents of government forces reached the area and cordoned off Lazibal and Anchidora area in the vicinity. "Two CRPF men have received bullet injuries in the attack", the official said. Meanwhile, militant group Lashkar-e-Toiba claimed...

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  • Rajnath Singh targets Congress on corruption in HP
Rajnath Singh targets Congress on corruption in HP

In his interview Surjewala said that the "jumla babu" (Prime minister Modi) is here again with false promises. "The country has suffered enough under decades of Congress rule, the people have now decided not to spare the Congress", PM Modi said.

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  • The Trump campaign's cocktail of stupid
The Trump campaign's cocktail of stupid

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Tuesday that Trump's campaign team provided the special counsel with emails involving Papadopoulos, and described it as a case of an individual doing the "wrong thing" while the campaign did the "right thing".

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  • 100 years: Israelis, British honor Balfour Declaration, Palestinians protest
100 years: Israelis, British honor Balfour Declaration, Palestinians protest

Writing in the British daily The Guardian on Wednesday, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas argued that the Balfour Declaration was responsible for setting off a century of tragic events for the Palestinians. "That the British prime minister insists on celebrating this means they persist in the oppression of the Palestinian people". I...

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  • Video captures kidnapped woman making daring escape from trunk of car
Video captures kidnapped woman making daring escape from trunk of car

She ran into the gas station convenience store and approached the clerk, while her captor fled when he realized he had been discovered. Moments later, the trunk pops open and a woman gets out. Police identified the man as 36-year-old Timothy Wyatt, WCMH-TV reports . According to WSFA , Wyatt was taken into custody Tuesday without incident.

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  • India's SC calls for speedy trial of politicians
India's SC calls for speedy trial of politicians

Justice Gogoi said that the petition seeking swift trial of lawmakers has arisen because convictions are not taking place. She also favoured special courts to fast track pending criminal cases. The existing rule under Representation of Peoples Act only disqualifies politicians sentenced to a jail term of two years or more from contesting electi...

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  • Donna Brazile: DNC Was Under Full Control of Clinton Campaign
Donna Brazile: DNC Was Under Full Control of Clinton Campaign

Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), was asked point blank if she believed that Brazile's charge was true - that the nomination process was rigged during the 2016 Democratic primary. The Democratic National Committee on Thursday dismissed Emily Mellencamp Smith, the party's finance director, in a bid to shake up leadership behind the party's fundraisi...

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  • NY GOP lawmakers offer alternative to cutting state/local tax deductions
NY GOP lawmakers offer alternative to cutting state/local tax deductions

Again, more corporate investment will mean more United States jobs and higher paychecks. Brady delayed the planned Wednesday introduction of the complex legislation, signaling the Republicans' difficulty in settling on legislation that will overhaul the nation's tax system for the first time in three decades.

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  • Suspect in Colorado Walmart killings called hostile loner
Suspect in Colorado Walmart killings called hostile loner

Ostrem was arrested Thursday, about 14 hours after the shooting inside a Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton. They also published a photo of the red four-door Mitsubishi hatchback he was believed to have fled in. "We had to discern what exactly was going on, whether that was a suspect or a citizen wondering what was going on and concerned by t...

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  • Australian citizenship row entangles another politician
Australian citizenship row entangles another politician

Section 44 dictates that those under a foreign power including dual citizens cannot serve in the federal parliament. The announcement comes just five days after the High Court of Australian ruled deputy prime minister and Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce, and four other senators were also ineligible to be in parliament, forcing their immediate remo...

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  • Donald Trump says 'happy' NY truck attacker should get death penalty
Donald Trump says 'happy' NY truck attacker should get death penalty

The complaint said Saipov had requested permission to display the flag of the Islamic State militant group in his hospital room. "Mr. President, we all know he should get the death penalty". Trump has been vocal in condemning the yesterday's attack carried out by the 29-year-old ISIS-inspired man who ploughed a pickup truck down a crowded bike ...

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  • Donald Trump's favourite phrase 'fake news' named 2017 word of the year
Donald Trump's favourite phrase 'fake news' named 2017 word of the year

A dictionary publisher's pronouncement of one of President Donald Trump's favorite terms as its "Word of the Year" is confusing people online. The Collins' lexicographers found that the usage of the term increased 365 percent since 2016, particularly during the USA presidential election campaigns a year ago.

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  • Puigdemont skips court appearance, but will cooperate with authorities - lawyer
Puigdemont skips court appearance, but will cooperate with authorities - lawyer

All the members of the dismissed Catalan cabinet but one declined to answer questions from the state prosecutor and the High Court judge, who opened an investigation that could take several years before any potential trial. The judge can also grant them conditional bail and order them to surrender their passports. However, Mr Puigdemont earlier...

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  • Former Trump campaign adviser denies encouraging aide on Russian Federation dealings
Former Trump campaign adviser denies encouraging aide on Russian Federation dealings

Sam Clovis , a former Trump campaign national co-chairman and chief policy adviser, wrote in a letter to President Trump dated Thursday that he does "not want to be a distraction or a negative influence", per the AP. On March 31, Trump's campaign released a picture of the candidate meeting with his foreign policy team, and Papadopoulos is shown...

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  • 37 million fire extinguishers recalled
37 million fire extinguishers recalled

This comes three years after a auto fire that turned fatal after a Kidde fire extinguisher failed to work. Almost 38 million extinguishers are on the recall list. Date codes for models manufactured from January 2, 2012 through August 15, 2017 are 00212 through 22717. It includes models that were previously recalled in March of 2009 and February...

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  • Eight dead and over dozen people injured in NY terrorist attack
Eight dead and over dozen people injured in NY terrorist attack

Saipov and ISIS and were treating the episode as a case of an "inspired" attacker, two counterterrorism officials said . Trump has been a big champion of limiting the influx of Muslims and containing the terror activities in United States, but how much of it has waned since he came to power is the question.

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  • Parent Holding Teacher Hostage at Calif. School; Locked Down
Parent Holding Teacher Hostage at Calif. School; Locked Down

After 1:00 p.m. police evacuated all students from the campus and began releasing them to their parents, video footage showed. The Riverside Unified School District says on Facebook Tuesday afternoon that all students at Castle View Elementary have been evacuated and are being reunited with their parents.

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  • Taxi plows pedestrians in London
Taxi plows pedestrians in London

Photos from the scene this evening showed the black cab on the pavement with people comforting at least one person on the ground. Police have stated that it is not terror related. "Two other patients were treated for minor injuries and also taken to hospital". The London Ambulance Service said it had crews on the scene, but there was no immedia...

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  • Starbucks' New Holiday Cups Are Perfect for People Who Love to Color
Starbucks' New Holiday Cups Are Perfect for People Who Love to Color

Yes, you guys, red cup season is back! While the cups are noticeably less red this year, the design has plenty of Christmas-y visuals to appease the critics - including a Christmas tree, doves, a stack of presents, snowflakes (for the snowflakes!), and two hands holding a red ribbon.

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  • Trump Will Consider Sending NYC Terrorist to Guantanamo Bay
Trump Will Consider Sending NYC Terrorist to Guantanamo Bay

Asked if Saipov should be sent to the military prison at Guantanamo Bay , Trump appeared open to the idea. They haven't said whether he came in through the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program , which covers immigrants from countries with low rates of immigration to the U.S.

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  • United Kingdom defense minister resigns after reports of past behavior
United Kingdom defense minister resigns after reports of past behavior

Sir Michael Fallon has resigned as the United Kingdom secretary of defense, several outlets reported Wednesday. Reacting to news of the Defence Secretary's resignation , Ms Hartley-Brewer told Sky News she was "incredibly shocked".

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  • Halloween Candy for Heroes! - A Great Use of Your Extra Halloween Candy
Halloween Candy for Heroes! - A Great Use of Your Extra 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 USA troops overseas. "Visiting your dentist twice a year and brushing daily are preventative measures, but doing away with excess candies all together will really give your teeth a healthy boost", said Dr.

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  • College strike talks set to resume after mediator intervenes
College strike talks set to resume after mediator intervenes

Striking faculty at Algonquin have been told that the colleges are working on solutions to address what will, at minimum, be a three-week loss of classes, but that faculty "will only find out what that is when we get back to work". No further commentary on bargaining will be provided. What the union sees as a growing number of part-time faculty i...

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  • 16 killed, 100 injured in explosion at NTPC plant in UP
16 killed, 100 injured in explosion at NTPC plant in UP

Another survivor said that hot ash rained on the labourers, who were working near the boiler. The mishap occurred at NTPC's Unchahar plant , located on Lucknow-Allahabad highway, 115 kilometres from the state capital Lucknow. Mr Khatri said the cause of the incident was not immediately known. Chief minister Adityanath , who is away in Mauriti...

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  • Socialism, capitalism and Trump Jr's Halloween candy
Socialism, capitalism and Trump Jr's Halloween candy

We don't feel it's an appropriate analogy". The origins of Trump Jr's own inherited wealth were also a target for mockery. Fill her bucket with old candy left by her great-grandfather, then explain that she has more because she's smarter than all the other kids.

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  • Syrian opposition rejects Russian-sponsored talks in favour of United Nations initiative
Syrian opposition rejects Russian-sponsored talks in favour of United Nations initiative

SNC spokesman Ahmad Ramadan said the plan seeks to circumvent the United Nations efforts to mediate Syrian peace talks in Geneva, adding, "The Coalition will not participate in any negotiations with the regime outside Geneva or without United Nations sponsorship".

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  • SC gets
SC gets "D" on premature births

According to the organization, preterm birth rates worsened in 43 USA states, as well as Puerto Rico and Washington D.C across all racial and ethnic groups. Jacksonville earned a D on last year's report card for its 10.8-percent premature birth rate. Premature birth is the largest contributor to the death of babies in the U.S.

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  • New Zealand to bowl against India in 1st T20
New Zealand to bowl against India in 1st T20

Not able to control his emotion, an excited fan of his entered the ground to touch Nehra's feet. His 18-year career hsa come to an end. As India's old-timer paceman Ashish Nehra is set to bid adieu to the global cricket in the T20I against India at his home ground Feroz Shah Kotla, captain Virat Kohli hailed the 38-year-old calling him ...

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  • Ousted Catalan Leader in Brussels as Spanish Prosecutors Seek Charges
Ousted Catalan Leader in Brussels as Spanish Prosecutors Seek Charges

Sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont attends a news conference at the Press Club Brussels Europe in Brussels, Belgium on October 31, 2017. On Friday, Puigdemont and his government were dismissed from office after Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy requested the Spanish Senate to enact Article 155 to take control of Catalonia, which has passed a ...

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  • Iran's Khamenei says Moscow, Tehran cooperation can isolate US
Iran's Khamenei says Moscow, Tehran cooperation can isolate US

US President Donald Trump has refused to confirm whether his government will comply with the agreement and has threatened a harder line on Iran, which the US suspects has been seeking to build a nuclear bomb. Iran's industry and energy, rail networks, and the "North-South Corridor", extending from Russian Federation through Azerbaijan to Iran, are ...

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