Bus strike continues affecting daily lives in Tamil Nadu

A statement of support for the striking transport workers was issued by the Forum for IT Employees (FITE) who in a letter criticized the actions of the state government and the state transport authority. "So far over 10 rounds of talks have been held... More..

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Trump says 'probably' has a good relationship with North Korea's Kim
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump says 'probably' has a good relationship with North Korea's Kim

The offer of diplomacy by President Moon with his counterpart in North Korea came only days after Pyongyang opened a communication line through the 38th parallel on a border village on its side which allowed di...More..

Wyoming Homeless Programs Get $292K in Federal Funding
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Wyoming Homeless Programs Get $292K in Federal Funding

In San Diego County, 48 separate grants were awarded, totaling $20.03 million. Los Angeles County - which has the nation's second-highest number of homeless people of any region at more than 55,000 - will rec...More..

PM interacts with economists, experts
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

PM interacts with economists, experts

Kumar said that the NITI Aayog is undertaking a reassessment of India's employment data . "But these number are startling and quite in contrast with Labour Bureau numbers". Kumar, however, refused to answer ...More..

TMAF Campaign to Raise Awareness of Human Trafficking
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

TMAF Campaign to Raise Awareness of Human Trafficking

Pete Ricketts and various state lawmakers and law enforcement officials heralded the new anti-sex trafficking education effort Thursday. "Just like drug trafficking, human trafficking doesn't stop at a state ...More..

Bihar CM's convoy pelted with stones in Buxar
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Bihar CM's convoy pelted with stones in Buxar

However, Nitish Kumar was whisked out of the spot by his security personnel in time. Kumar was not hurt in the incident but a few of his security personnel were said to have recieved injuries. The chief min...More..

Terry Richardson Is Reportedly Being Investigated by NYPD for Sexual Assault
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Terry Richardson Is Reportedly Being Investigated by NYPD for Sexual Assault

The NYPD is investigating sexual assault allegations against celebrity photographer Terry Richardson after a number of women came forward with stories of his lurid behavior , law enforcement sources said. ...More..

Ethiopia to free jailed politicians to 'foster national reconciliation' - PM
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Ethiopia to free jailed politicians to 'foster national reconciliation' - PM

Hailemariam Desalegn, the country's prime minster, issued the order, as part of what he said was an effort "to create a national consensus and widen the democratic space for all". Hailemariam made his announcem...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

White-bearded ISIS executioner captured in Mosul where he was hiding

One of the ISIS executioners who most aggressively targeted gay people was captured this week. Omer controlled the Iraqi city of Mosul until previous year when security forces won it back from his power. "The...More..

Russian man tries to beat closing time with tank
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Russian man tries to beat closing time with tank

A person living nearby was able to record the weird crime (see above), and many people photographed the aftermath. A drunken man on Wednesday commandeered an armored vehicle and crashed it into a store's wind...More..

Czech PM to support current president in upcoming presidential election
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Czech PM to support current president in upcoming presidential election

Presidential elections kick off in the Czech Republic today, in a test for the polarising incumbent, Milos Zeman . Zeman has courted controversy by voicing antimigrant views, denigrating Muslims, and warm...More..

Trump's ICE Pick: Sanctuary Officials Should Be Charged With Crimes
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump's ICE Pick: Sanctuary Officials Should Be Charged With Crimes

California's new law , signed by Governor Jerry Brown in October, is titled the California Values Act . The bill's author, Senate Leader Kevin de Leon, said it would put "a large kink in Trump's perverse ...More..

Elderly couple appear in Lancaster County Court for 2nd drug-related arrest
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Elderly couple appear in Lancaster County Court for 2nd drug-related arrest

Deputies searched the truck and found about $18,000 in cash, according to the World-Herald . "A K-9 (service dog) was deployed and alerted to the presence of drugs". Wagner said Patrick, 83, and Barbara Jiron,...More..

USA wants 'decisive action' against terrorism, Pentagon says of Pakistan
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

USA wants 'decisive action' against terrorism, Pentagon says of Pakistan

Responding to a question, the Foreign Office Spokesperson said that both Pakistan and the United States continue to communication with each other on various issues of mutual interests at different levels.He...More..

Magashule: ANC NEC hasn't discussed replacing Zuma
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Magashule: ANC NEC hasn't discussed replacing Zuma

He is expected to attend the ANC's January 8 Statement on Saturday. Ramaphosa reportedly prefers Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Zulu or Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, to take over as interi...More..

Sushma Swaraj discusses ways to strengthen ties with Indonesian leaders
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Sushma Swaraj discusses ways to strengthen ties with Indonesian leaders

When a member pointed out that making Hindi an official language will require an expenditure of Rs 40 crore every year, Sushma Swaraj said: "Not just Rs 40 crore, the government is ready to spend Rs 400 cro...More..

Terror Victims Urge Deduction of Terrorists' Salaries From Palestinian Authority Tax Funds
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Terror Victims Urge Deduction of Terrorists' Salaries From Palestinian Authority Tax Funds

A sentence of 3-5 years earns the prisoner 2000 shekels ($582) while a 20 to 35-year sentence is worth NIS10,000 ($2,900) per month for life. "I think the PA encourages and incentivizes terrorism ", Liberman...More..

Suspected Russian Jets Kill at Least 20 Near Syrian Capital
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Suspected Russian Jets Kill at Least 20 Near Syrian Capital

Syria has been locked in a vicious civil war since early 2011, when the Assad regime cracked down on pro-democracy protests with unexpected ferocity. At least four Su-24 bombers, two Su-35S fighters and an An-...More..

Trump announces 'fake news' awards for 'dishonest' media
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump announces 'fake news' awards for 'dishonest' media

Trump's awards are likely to provoke significant backlash from news media organizations. He has accused leading US media of spreading " fake news " against him during the USA presidential election campaign a...More..

American soldier wounded in Afghan attack
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

American soldier wounded in Afghan attack

A Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, claimed the insurgent group was behind the attack. He said there had been a "shooting incident" after which U.S. Gresback did not disclose which branch of the military...More..