Life limping back to normal in Cyclone Fani hit States

He announced that in other districts affected people will be privided one month additional pension, house building assistance of ₹95,100 for fully damaged, ₹5,200 for partially damaged, ₹3,200 for minor damaged houses. According to preliminary report... More..

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U.S. Raising Tariffs for China-Made Electronics to 25%
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

U.S. Raising Tariffs for China-Made Electronics to 25%

At the same time, the Trump administration plans to increase duties on Chinese imports at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, he said . He said that China has seen similar threats of tariffs on Chinese goods many time...More..

Turkey orders re-run of Istanbul election after Erdogan party defeat
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Turkey orders re-run of Istanbul election after Erdogan party defeat

Ekrem Imamoglu from the opposition Republican People's Party (known as the CHP) narrowly won the mayor's race on March 31. Domestic and global critics have long accused Erdogan of undermining the country's dem...More..

Iran says it will continue uranium enrichment
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Iran says it will continue uranium enrichment

The statement said that 'we note Iran's continued compliance with the JCPOA, as repeatedly confirmed by the IAEA. This week, the United States also began tightening screws on foreign participation in Tehran...More..

Trump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Heads to Prison
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Trump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Heads to Prison

Congress. They put up concrete barriers along the two-lane road leading to the facility and deployed cones and caution tape to keep about two dozen reporters and photographers from getting too close. "There sti...More..

Carrier strike force heading to the Middle East to counter Iran threats
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Carrier strike force heading to the Middle East to counter Iran threats

Bolton's reference to the Central Command area would mean the Lincoln is headed east to the Red Sea and perhaps then to the Arabian Sea or the Arabian Gulf. sanctions if they continue to buy Iranian oil. The ...More..

Trump, in Reversal, Says Mueller Should Not Testify to Congress
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Trump, in Reversal, Says Mueller Should Not Testify to Congress

David Cicilline told " Fox News Sunday ". Nadler's move escalates tensions between the Democrat-led House and President Donald Trump's administration over Mueller's investigation into Russian Federation med...More..

N Korea's Kim oversaw testing of multiple rocket launchers: KCNA
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

N Korea's Kim oversaw testing of multiple rocket launchers: KCNA

Officials now say that Kim Jong Un was present to supervise the drill, firing a series of short-range missiles off their east coast in an apparent defense drill. The projectiles traveled northeast from 70 t...More..

China considering cancelling trade talks with US
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

China considering cancelling trade talks with US

But Michael Pillsbury, an informal trade adviser to Mr Trump, said he took the president's tweet "at face value". A second source said Trump's decision to lift the tariff rate on $200 billion of worth of Ch...More..

Texas Amber Alert: Maleah Davis abducted near Houston
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Texas Amber Alert: Maleah Davis abducted near Houston

Authorities in Houston are searching for a 5-year-old girl whose stepfather said she may have been kidnapped, Houston police said. Police are asking the public for help in finding the girl, who was last s...More..

Markets fall after Trump threatens to hike China tariffs
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Markets fall after Trump threatens to hike China tariffs

Trump said he is raising some tariffs because the trade talks are going "too slowly". The Wall Street Journal reported earlier that China was considering cancelling this week's meetings in Washington in...More..

Biden offers Trump a nickname for starters - clown
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Biden offers Trump a nickname for starters - clown

Joe voted for NAFTA and Permanent Normal Trade Relations [PNTR] with China, I led the effort against that". "Joe voted for the deregulation of Wall Street, I voted against that", Sanders said , continuing nu...More..

Boeing didn't tell airlines that safety alert wasn't on
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Boeing didn't tell airlines that safety alert wasn't on

The accident occurred after erroneous readings by a single angle-of-attack sensor triggered software that pushed the jet's nose down until pilots lost control. Although the angle itself is fundamental to flight...More..

Muslims in Southern California Prepare for Ramadan
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Muslims in Southern California Prepare for Ramadan

The month of Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is said to be when the prophet Mohammed was gifted the Quran. Millions more, however, in India, Pakistan and Iran, will likely be marking ...More..

Markets tumble after Trump threatens to dramatically increase China tariffs
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Markets tumble after Trump threatens to dramatically increase China tariffs

Trump has deployed the threat of tariffs repeatedly as seeks concessions from China in trade talks between the world's two largest economies. Investors were taking risk off the table on concerns that Trump'...More..

Prince Harry cuts short Netherlands trip as royal baby watch continues
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Prince Harry cuts short Netherlands trip as royal baby watch continues

He reportedly said: " Meghan Markle has decided she's going to have a doula and a Willow tree...let's see how that goes". His royal visit to The Netherlands was earlier scheduled for May 8 and 9, but it was ...More..

Palestinians report Gaza truce with Israel as violence ebbs
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Palestinians report Gaza truce with Israel as violence ebbs

Three people were killed in Gaza rocket and missile strikes on southern Israel on Sunday. But no official confirmation of such a ceasefire deal has come from Israel or its military. The Palestinian leadersh...More..

EU Concerned About Added US Sanctions on Iran
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

EU Concerned About Added US Sanctions on Iran

Efforts by the Trump administration to impose political and economic isolation on Tehran began with last year's United States withdrawal from the nuclear deal it and other world powers negotiated with Iran in 2...More..

Trump threatens to raise Chinese tariffs to 25% this week
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Trump threatens to raise Chinese tariffs to 25% this week

He tweeted his frustration over how slowly the negotiations were progressing, writing: "The Trade Deal with China continues, but too slowly, as they attempt to renegotiate. Recently, officials from both n...More..

Let's Make a Brexit Deal, UK PM May Tells Labour Opposition
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Let's Make a Brexit Deal, UK PM May Tells Labour Opposition

The Conservatives lost more than a thousand seats in Thursday's English local authority polls, but left-wing Labour failed to capitalise, also losing seats as voters vented their frustration at the Brexit imp...More..

Robert Mueller House Judiciary Committee testimony tentatively set for May 15
by | Monday, May 06, 2019

Robert Mueller House Judiciary Committee testimony tentatively set for May 15

Mueller contested Barr's summary of the report in a March 27 letter , saying that the memo "did not fully capture the context, nature, and substance of this office's work and conclusions". "A tentative date ...More..

FBI Sent Undercover Investigator To Meet President Donald Trump's Advisor In 2016
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

FBI Sent Undercover Investigator To Meet President Donald Trump's Advisor In 2016

The investigator who met with George Papadopoulos at a London bar in September 2016 - two months before the election that brought Trump to office - was posing as a research assistant, the Times said , ci...More..

13 feared dead as burning Russian plane lands in Moscow
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

13 feared dead as burning Russian plane lands in Moscow

All 78 passengers were evacuated from the burning wreck, and some 10 people have been reported injured. The plane took off from Moscow bound for the northern city of Murmansk, but was forced to turn back due ...More..

Democrats Give Attorney General New Deadline, Threaten Contempt
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Democrats Give Attorney General New Deadline, Threaten Contempt

After Barr sent a four-page letter to Congress outlining his primary conclusions of the report, Mueller wrote Barr a letter on March 27 objecting to the way the report was being characterized in the news ...More..

Moon not sighted in Saudi Arabia; first of Ramzan on Monday
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Moon not sighted in Saudi Arabia; first of Ramzan on Monday

Hence Monday will be 30th Shaban 1440 and the first day of Ramadan this year will be Tuesday May 07, 2019, Imarat-e-Sharia, Jamiat Ulema Hind, New Delhi and Shahi Imam Jama Masjid, Delhi Abdullah Bukhari said...More..

Don’t tell us to lay down arms, tell the Americans: Afghan Taliban
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Don’t tell us to lay down arms, tell the Americans: Afghan Taliban

The President said on the recommendation of the jirga and in respect of the month of Ramadan, the government would release 175 Taliban prisoners from Afghan jails "where they were imprisoned for years". Dozen...More..

Will eradicate terrorism before a presidential election; President
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Will eradicate terrorism before a presidential election; President

Recent terror attacks delivered a huge blow for the Sri Lankan tourism industry, President Sirisena said, as the country is still on high alert after the Easter bombings in hotels and Christian churches kille...More..

Murder suspect was ‘boy next door killer’
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Murder suspect was ‘boy next door killer’

Probably the young woman had been murdered a short time before. Opening statements begin Thursday in the trial of an alleged serial killer accused of killing young women for his sexual gratification. So far...More..

Senate Fails to Override Trump's Veto on Yemen War Resolution
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Senate Fails to Override Trump's Veto on Yemen War Resolution

The war in Yemen, which pits Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates against Houthi rebels backed by Iran, has killed tens of thousands of people and spawned what the United Nations calls the world's most d...More..

U.N. rights experts cite concern at
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

U.N. rights experts cite concern at "disproportionate" Assange detention

The had lived since June 2012 in the South American country's London embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he was wanted for questioning over rape and sexual assault allegations. "I found myself struggl...More..

Commercial jet goes down in Florida river; passengers reportedly OK
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Commercial jet goes down in Florida river; passengers reportedly OK

Bormann said people weren't screaming because the flight staff worked quickly to give direction. A military-chartered passenger plane slid off a runway and into a Florida river while landing Friday night, a...More..

Vietnamese woman accused in Kim Jong Nam's killing released
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Vietnamese woman accused in Kim Jong Nam's killing released

Vietnamese embassy translator Maridam Yacfar told reporters at the prison that Doan Thi Huong looked "happy" but couldn't give further details. The same day, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Le Thi ...More..

Major cyclone kills three in India, Bangladesh
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Major cyclone kills three in India, Bangladesh

NEW DELHI , May 3 (Xinhua) - Three people died in India's eastern state of Odisha as the extremely severe cyclone Fani hit the state on Friday morning and continued till beyond noon. Odisha had sought the ass...More..

Link-banning is Facebook's terrifying new censorship tool
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Link-banning is Facebook's terrifying new censorship tool

The mainstream media were, of course, tipped off about the bans in advance, and the Atlantic's report contains the following eye-opening detail. Thursday's casualties include avowedly right-wing figures s...More..

Maduro tells forces to be 'ready' in case of U.S. attack
by | Sunday, May 05, 2019

Maduro tells forces to be 'ready' in case of U.S. attack

Maduro called on the military "to be ready to defend the homeland with weapons in your hands if one day the U.S. empire dares to touch this territory, this sacred earth". Earlier this week, Guaido tried to inci...More..