1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court re-opens investigation into 186 cases

The apex court took this view after getting a report on the SIT investigation into the 1984 Sikh riot cases from two retired SC judges. That SIT was to examine the necessity of further investigation into them. Rampaging mobs had killed around 3,000 S... More..

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California Rep. Darrell Issa, Hillary Clinton's one-time chief antagonist, plans to retire
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

California Rep. Darrell Issa, Hillary Clinton's one-time chief antagonist, plans to retire

Issa's decision continues a string of GOP lawmakers who have chose to retire rather than take on what would be a hard re-election battle. Ed Royce announced he would not seek reelection. "In the 49th distri...More..

US Energy Regulator Rejects Plan To Aid Coal, Nuclear
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

US Energy Regulator Rejects Plan To Aid Coal, Nuclear

All five commissioners were appointed by Trump; three are Republicans. "The addition of a diverse array of generation resources, including natural gas, solar , wind , and geothermal, as well as maturing tec...More..

'Violent' Quake Rocks Caribbean, Prompting Tsunami Warnings for US Territories
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

'Violent' Quake Rocks Caribbean, Prompting Tsunami Warnings for US Territories

Geological Survey. "We have reports that it was felt in the majority of the country, but we don't have reports of damage", said Lizandro Rosales, director of Honduras' contingencies commission. "This is often...More..

Suspect Sought for Rape
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Suspect Sought for Rape

The woman was raped at knifepoint on 8 January after she accepted a lift from two men in order to get to a clinic in the eastern Mpumalanga province, along with her five-year-old child. The woman in question ...More..

Trump rips 'Sneaky Dianne Feinstein' for releasing testimony about Russian Federation dossier
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Trump rips 'Sneaky Dianne Feinstein' for releasing testimony about Russian Federation dossier

It is laughable that Trump would suggest that Dianne Feinstein , who is cautious to a fault would do anything sneaky, underhanded, or illegal. She also seemingly supported the president on DACA in Septembe...More..

Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN) Now Covered by Buckingham Research
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN) Now Covered by Buckingham Research

The law that allows the new satellite casinos , part of a major expansion of gaming meant to generate more state revenue, was signed on October 30 by Gov. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, February 5 by...More..

Well-Known Australian Teenager Becomes New Face Of Cyber-Bullying Victims
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Well-Known Australian Teenager Becomes New Face Of Cyber-Bullying Victims

They asked for time to celebrate Dolly's life. According to the BBC , one in five children in Australia have said that they were bullied in the past year. The family has begun an online anti-bullying campa...More..

Senator Kamala Harris Named To Senate Judiciary Committee
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Senator Kamala Harris Named To Senate Judiciary Committee

Senate Judiciary Committee following a shake-up after the resignation of Sen. These experiences should serve Harris and Booker well in their new roles. She has a deep understanding of criminal justice refor...More..

China must further open access to market: Macron
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

China must further open access to market: Macron

France, which runs a €30 billion (S$47.8 billion) deficit with China, has, like other European nations, demanded reciprocal access to the huge Chinese market. pulled out of the Paris Climate Accords. Macron h...More..

Iranian Oil Tanker Continues to Burn
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Iranian Oil Tanker Continues to Burn

A photo of the accident scene broadcast on state television showed large amounts of black smoke billowing from the burning tanker. The oil tanker, which carried 136,000 tons of gas condensate, was still blazi...More..

China to prosecute senior general over alleged graft
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

China to prosecute senior general over alleged graft

Just $5 a month. The campaign has strengthened Xi's iron grip on the party and military, while eliminating political threats and helping make him the most powerful Chinese leader in a generation, a status cem...More..

Bank theft suspect busted after applying for job with police
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Bank theft suspect busted after applying for job with police

Bank officials reported the theft in October 2016 after Lopez allegedly stole the funds while working there between July and September of that year. In December 2017, police said Lopez applied for a job with ...More..

2-3 inches of snow expected Friday morning
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

2-3 inches of snow expected Friday morning

Temperatures will rise close to 40° by tomorrow afternoon, and a slight chance of drizzle will persist throughout much of the day. Ice amounts will be light, but as we know it doesn't take a lot to make things ...More..

Manchester United retaliate over Sevilla tickets price, will refund fans
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Manchester United retaliate over Sevilla tickets price, will refund fans

Andy Mitten - editor of the United We Stand fanzine - said he had received over 100 messages from Sevilla fans expressing their disapproval at the club's stance. "Therefore we have taken the hard decision ...More..

Mueller conveys interest in questioning Trump
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Mueller conveys interest in questioning Trump

Mueller is reportedly in talks with Trump's legal team to arrange an interview with the president. "And unfortunately, there's no real way to do that other than taking the Fifth (Amendment), which I'm sure th...More..

UIDAI introduces Virtual ID & limited KYC to address Aadhaar privacy concerns
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

UIDAI introduces Virtual ID & limited KYC to address Aadhaar privacy concerns

This is how VID works: VID will be a temporary, revocable 16-digit random number mapped with the Aadhaar number. Virtual ID will end any need to share your Aadhaar number at the time of authentication. This...More..

Minor girl sexually assaulted and murdered in Kasur
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Minor girl sexually assaulted and murdered in Kasur

They have refused to end protest till then. After the prayers Tahirul Qadri while speaking to media he said, " Punjab Government and police has treated the protesters the same way as Model Town victims". The...More..

Explosion reportedly kills at least 23 people
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Explosion reportedly kills at least 23 people

It is fighting alongside the Fateh al-Sham Front, a former al-Qaeda affiliate, to repel a Syrian army offensive launched previous year. The nature of the explosion was not immediately clear. The Idlib offensive...More..

Worst rail service, Govia Thameslink Railway, will be given more money
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Worst rail service, Govia Thameslink Railway, will be given more money

Much of the disruption has been caused by a shortage of train crews, the report said. The Department for Transport ( DfT ) implemented decisions that "have negatively impacted on passengers", it found, al...More..