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Congress Defends Samajwadi Party Corporators Who Refused To Sing Vande Mataram

Speaking on this issue, veteran Congress leader, Oscar Fernandes, said that the issue of singing this song has a hitch. Mayor Harikant Ahluwalia of the BJP...


128 new air routes under UDAN

All cities falling under the scheme are either unserved or underserved right now. 50 per cent of the seats would have a cap of Rs 2,500 per seat for every fli...


Extra forces deployed in Kashmir after deadly clashes

Wagay was killed in a 10-hour-long gunbattle with security forces after he was trapped inside a house at Durbug in Budgam's Chadoora area during a cordon-and-se...


State Surveyors Measuring Sierra Snowpack Today

Brittany Covich, Belinda Gutierrez, Nic Enstice, and Frank Gehrke conduct a snow survey at Phillips Station, CA. The signs that California is emerging from it...


European Union offers pre-Brexit trade talks

Downing Street said Mr Tusk had shown a "constructive" approach to the talks. "Starting parallel talks on all issues at the same time, as suggested by some ...


The defeat of ISIS is a priority - White House

United States of Americe. The battle against IS in Syria became the overriding priority in the past year of the Obama administration, says our correspondent. ...


Feds extend deadline for first border wall bids

Mexicans who would help build President Donald Trump's proposed border wall are " traitors ", a Catholic archdiocese in Mexico said Sunday. We're not going ...


Ex-PM rejects fellow Socialist for French presidency

Speaking on Wednesday, Valls said there was no way of removing Le Pen from the first round and that given the marginalization of Hamon, whose policies have prov...


Homeless man accused of murdering mother and son remanded in custody

Stourbridge MP Margot James said she knew of the family through the local Conservative Association and said the community will do all it can to offer its suppor...


China bans burqas, abnormal beards in Muslim province of Xinjiang

Specifically, workers in public spaces, including stations and airports, will be required to "dissuade" people with veils on the their faces from entering and r...


Cole joins Essien at Persib

Cole signed the contract recently after his close colleague Essien joined Persib earlier this month. Today he was unveiled to the fans of his new club Persib ...


American Airlines pilot dies after medical episode on flight

Emergency services performed CPR for up to 40 minutes before pronouncing him dead. Once on the ground, the co-pilot, identified as William "Mike" Grubbs , ...


More aggressive US strikes in Somalia said to risk civilians

USA troops will team with the Somali military and the African Union Mission in Somali (AMISOM), a regional peacekeeping force that operates with approval from t...


Cristiano Ronaldo sculptor tries to explain how he screwed up so badly

The prolific Real Madrid attacker, who has been spotted displaying anger on the pitch when teammates score by knocking in strikes he had meant to score from h...


Manatee will still be protected under the Marine Mammal Protection Act

Minimizing manatee interactions with boats, which are frequently lethal to the animals, will be a priority for FWS in collaboration with the U.S. Coast Guard an...


Bush Shares His Thoughts on Trump Inauguration Speech

Although he did not support Mr Trump during last year's presidential campaign, Mr Bush congratulated Mr Trump after his victory. While America was watching Tr...


Martin McGuinness, Irish rebel turned politician, dies at 66

Yet the Northern Ireland peace process needed people like McGuinness to be involved. The former leader of the Sinn Fein political party died at the Altnagelvin ...


Visit to WH grounds by intel chairman clouds investigation

But she did not have to abide by ethics rules, which concerned many ethics experts who said it would allow her to skirt some rules and disclosures. Trump fire...


Another place to challenge the Gorsuch nomination

Until now, McCaskill said she had been undecided on how she would vote, which is scheduled for next week. Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer would need at l...


Belgium has 4 suspects in Turkey brawl in detention

But it has thus far shown no willingness to abandon the Kurdish fighters, who operate as part of a mixed Kurdish and Arab force known as the SDF, the Syrian Def...


Abbas: No New Peace Plan in Works With Israel

Abbas met with Trump's Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt before leaving for the summit and said contacts with the administration were ongoing. The statement ...


Trump administration pursues sale of F-16's to Bahrain

The White House and State Department are have apparently removed that condition . "This deal sends a unsafe signal to Bahrain and all other countries that enga...


U.S. military to investigate Mosul airstrike that killed dozens of civilians

Headed by an Air Force Brigadier General, Votel said the investigation will look at what role the USA military and ISIS may have played in the civilian deaths. ...


Feds investigate OU Airport landing

Bush Ohio University Airport without authorization Wednesday afternoon. That happened after the Department of Homeland Security notified the OU Police that th...


Shah panel report tabled in Gujarat Assembly

Shah indicated that the Hindutva plank would take centre stage in Gujarat elections, and this was seconded by chief minister Vijay Rupani. Sonal and son Jay, ...


Saturday Morning Weather: Rain and Snow Today

The winter storm warning is in effect through 4 p.m. on Saturday . The National Weather Service has posted winter storm warnings and winter weather advisorie...


Trump Will Host China's President Xi In Florida On April 6

U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. "He's spoken to hi...


Republican foes of health care bill win praise in districts

How did it all go wrong? Like John Boehner before him, House Speaker Ryan has failed the litmus tests of the far right; they want him gone. "Please work wit...


Israel blasted for approving Emek Shilo settlement

On Thursday night, Israeli security cabinet unanimously approved the establishment of the new settlement to house settlers evacuated from the illegal outpost ...


Putin on Russian Federation meddling in election: 'Read my lips. No.'

On Wednesday, a two-day worldwide forum "Arctic: Territory of Dialogue" kicked off in Russia's northern city of Arkhangelsk. "Ronald Reagan once, debating ...


Smurfette is shunned in Israeli ultra-Orthodox city - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

A poster for the Smurfs, The Lost Village , movie is seen in the central Israeli city of Bnei Brak. Even during the recent US election, images of Hillary Clint...


New Girl: Schmidt's first name revealed!

The very same name as another main " New Girl " character, Lamorne Morris' Winston Bishop. So, now that the secret is out in the open, will Winston reconsider h...


Court hears motion to dismiss criminal charges against Paxton

Ruling on final pretrial matters, state District Judge George Gallagher granted a request by prosecutors to move Paxton's trial to another county, saying the ...


Man who drove suspicious car near White House detained

The agency said in a statement that the person, who wasn't identified, was apprehended before reaching the fence on the north side of the White House along Penn...


China-backed candidate elected Hong Kong leader

A committee dominated by pro-Beijing elites chose Hong Kong's next leader on Sunday (March 26) in the first vote since huge pro-democracy protests erupted ove...