Tharoor terms charge-sheet against him 'preposterous'

In its charge sheet, the Delhi Police has booked Tharoor under Sections 306 (abetment to suicide) and 498 A (cruelty in a marriage). In a tweet after the charge-sheet was filed, Tharoor has said: "I have taken note of the filing of this preposterou... More..

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Mahira Khan at Cannes is happening!
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Mahira Khan at Cannes is happening!

Posing alongside the French Riviera, Mahira was dressed in a belted, floral kimono jumpsuit. Roping in a chic quotient, this time as the newest face of the cosmetic giant, L'Oreal for Pakistan, Mahira Khan pull...More..

NY nanny sentenced to life in prison for killing two children
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

NY nanny sentenced to life in prison for killing two children

Yoselyn Ortega , 56, killed six-year-old Lucia and two-year-old Leo with a kitchen knife in the bathroom of their affluent Upper West Side apartment on October 25, 2012. The children's father and Marina's husba...More..

Double amputee reaches Mount Everest summit 43 years after failed climb
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Double amputee reaches Mount Everest summit 43 years after failed climb

Both Plain and Xia's teams had already begun their climb when Sherpa guides affixed ropes to the summit, opening the final leg of the route for the climbing season. "The world climbers are on their way to the s...More..

Oil gains on OPEC report; USA crude discount to Brent deepens
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Oil gains on OPEC report; USA crude discount to Brent deepens

The EU has in the past found this unacceptable, he added, though it was unclear still how European leaders would respond. Ed Royce, the California Republican who chairs the US House of Representatives Forei...More..

US Senator Close to Trump Says USFK Should Remain on Peninsula
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

US Senator Close to Trump Says USFK Should Remain on Peninsula

The JCPOA now limits Iran's development of centrifuges until 2025, and its uranium enrichment until 2030. What remains of the sanctions regime collapsing would then be the least of our worries, considering th...More..

Israeli warplane hits Hamas facility in Gaza during bloody protests: army
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Israeli warplane hits Hamas facility in Gaza during bloody protests: army

Tens of thousands streamed to the coastal enclave's land border, some approaching the Israeli fence, a line Israeli leaders said Palestinians would not be allowed to breach. Pope Francis said he could not "si...More..

Trump, in message to Jerusalem embassy ceremony: US fully committed to peace
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Trump, in message to Jerusalem embassy ceremony: US fully committed to peace

Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on May 14, which marked the state of Israel's 70th anniversary. In a statement on Monday evening, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco)...More..

Indonesia police say Surabaya headquarters attacked
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Indonesia police say Surabaya headquarters attacked

CCTV footage shows a vehicle and two motorcycles approaching a security checkpoint at the police complex followed by an explosion from one of the motorbikes with at least two people aboard it. Jemaah Islamiyah,...More..

Early voting underway in Montgomery County for May 22 Primary Runoff Election
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Early voting underway in Montgomery County for May 22 Primary Runoff Election

Ballots were mailed to those voters who previously requested a vote-by-mail ballot and to those living in precincts designated as mail ballot only, said Joe Canciamilla, County Registrar of Voters. Election sea...More..

UFC's Tim Kennedy Waterboards Himself 'It's Not Torture!!'
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

UFC's Tim Kennedy Waterboards Himself 'It's Not Torture!!'

A relevant video shot with the help of friends, Kennedy was posted to Twitter and Facebook, noting that when you pour a stream of water for 10-60 seconds, cannot even try to hold your breath as the water ente...More..

Israel strikes on Syria kill at least 23: Monitor
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Israel strikes on Syria kill at least 23: Monitor

Israel retaliated with what appeared to be surface-to-surface missiles, and Syrian anti-aircraft batteries hosed the sky with fire in an effort to intercept them. Iran's foreign minister will embark on a diplom...More..

Pope's Lamborghini fetches £700000 for charity at auction
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Pope's Lamborghini fetches £700000 for charity at auction

The proceeds raised by the auction are to be donated to the Pope, who will divide the cash between three causes: aiding the Christian community in Iraq's Nineveh Plain; the Pope John XXIII Community that aids t...More..

Juhu resident held for planning terror attacks
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Juhu resident held for planning terror attacks

The youth, identified as Faizal was first tracked by the Special Task Force of Kolkata Police while the cops were investigating into a different case. At the training camp, Mirza was trained in handling weapo...More..

Deputy Finds Missing Baby Naked, Alone In Woods; Father Arrested
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Deputy Finds Missing Baby Naked, Alone In Woods; Father Arrested

Blouin waited for her to return but when she didn't went looking for her. During the search, Blouin set Bradley down in the forest and left him. At about 6:15 on the morning of May 10, deputies were dispatc...More..

Iranian forces in Syria shell Israeli army bases on Golan
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Iranian forces in Syria shell Israeli army bases on Golan

According to Reuters , a senior Syrian Army official said that Israeli fighter jets attacked a military base near the capital. However, the sources stressed that it is still unclear what type of attack Iran ...More..

Israeli Singer Netta Barzilai Dubbed the victor of Eurovision Song Contest
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Israeli Singer Netta Barzilai Dubbed the victor of Eurovision Song Contest

A STAGE invader who scuppered the hopes of Britain's Eurovision entrant SuRie is believed to be repeat offender Dr ACactivism. The country-winner, the rules should hold the next contest on its territory. "J...More..

Piyush Goyal to handle Finance Ministry until Arun Jaitley recovers
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Piyush Goyal to handle Finance Ministry until Arun Jaitley recovers

Irani has been shifted back to the textile ministry. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's kidney transplant surgery at AIIMS on Monday was successful, the hospital said, while adding that both the minister...More..

5 things to know about Trump's plan to lower drug prices
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

5 things to know about Trump's plan to lower drug prices

Trump said in the Rose Garden. The administration's plan doesn't include direct negotiation of prices by the government in Medicare , something Trump had previously threatened. "Be honest about what you'r...More..

Torra fails first vote to become new Catalonia leader
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Torra fails first vote to become new Catalonia leader

Torra was backed by 66 MPs - falling short of the 68 votes needed to be elected. Quim Torra was voted into office on May 14, during the second session of an investiture debate after failing to secure an abs...More..