World

by | April 02, 2018 | 03:18

President Donald Trump threatened to withdraw from the North American Free Trade (NAFTA) agreement if Mexico does not quell the flow of illegal immigrants into the US, in an Easter Sunday tweet. While Trump said "no deal" for the DACA program, it is still operational. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for clarification.

by | April 02, 2018 | 02:36

Israeli security forces used a drone to fire tear gas toward those along the border, in one of the first uses of the device, a police spokesman said as quoted by AFP . Israel will target "terror organisations" in Gaza if violence along the territory's border with Israel drags on, the chief military spokesman warned, a day after 15 Palestinians were killed amid protests involving thousands of people near the border fence.

by | April 02, 2018 | 00:20

It quoted a former independent reviewer of terror legislation, Lord Alex Carlile, as saying some of the comments appeared to breach hate crime laws. The Labour leader also said in a Passover message on Friday that there is a "need to do better", and promised Jewish people he is their "ally" in the fight against anti-Semitism .

by | April 02, 2018 | 00:14

Mr Siddaramaiah said these funds are not a special grant to Karnataka and they go into the state budget. "The relationship between corruption and Congress party is akin to water and fish", Shah said. Bengaluru: There is no anti-incumbency against the ruling Congress government in Karnataka, senior party leader and former Union Minister M. Veerappa Moily said on Saturday.

by | April 01, 2018 | 23:31

The auto had crashed into a weight-bearing pillar of the structure, according to Divisional Commissioner Sanjay Dubey. Rescue operation is on to pull out the people trapped in the debris. The police had to reportedly use mild force to disperse the crowd which had gathered on the spot after the building collapsed. Soon after the collision, the building collapsed, leaving ten dead and three critically injured.

by | April 01, 2018 | 23:00

In Shopian district, 10 terrorists have been killed in an encounter between militants and security forces at two separate places. "In Dragad Shopian, 7 bodies of terrorists recovered including top commanders ", Vaid Tweeted. In recent years, Kashmiris, mainly youths, have displayed open solidarity with anti-India militants and sought to protect them by engaging troops in street clashes during military operations against the militants.

by | April 01, 2018 | 22:40

Chief secretary, home secretary, DGP and ADGP (law and order) were present at the meeting. The delegation had been formed by the BJP chief.Besides Hussain, the delegation included BJP national vice-president and Rajya Sabha member Om Prakash Mathur, Palamu MP and former director general of Jharkhand police Vishnu Dayal Ram and Rajya Sabha member Roopa Ganguly.

by | April 01, 2018 | 22:27

On March 25, the massive fire at the shopping mall started on the fourth floor of the mall and consumed an area of about 1,600 square meters. Sitting behind a table, the long-time governor of Russia's Kemerovo region, Aman Tuleev, briefly bowed his head in a video message announcing his resignation following a devastating fire.

by | April 01, 2018 | 21:53

High near 52. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 miles per hour increasing to 20 to 25 miles per hour in the afternoon. Skies will gradually clear overnight, and temperatures will dip to a low about 42. Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Monday: A slight chance of snow before 11 a.m., then a slight chance of rain between 11 a.m.

by | April 01, 2018 | 21:46

The two-month long Foal Eagle exercise has been reduced to a four-week run with no major US strategic assets such as supercarriers or nuclear submarines expected to be deployed to the peninsula, Yonhap reported. As many as 12,200 US troops are expected to be mobilized in late April for further drills in South Korea. Relations between the US and North Korea also appear to be thawing lately.

by | April 01, 2018 | 20:53

The UN Security Council heard fears of a further escalation in Israeli-Palestinian violence in the Gaza Strip during emergency talks Friday despite a failure to agree a joint statement on clashes that have left at least 16 people dead. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling for "an independent and transparent investigation" into deadly clashes in Gaza between Palestinians and Israeli troops as Security Council members urge restraint and a lowering of tensions on both sides.

by | April 01, 2018 | 20:42

Morality lessons from Ankara, he said, were apparently an "April Fools' joke". Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticized Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin on Sunday, calling him a "terrorist". The violence petered down on Saturday as small groups of Palestinians threw stones in several areas near the border fence, drawing Israeli fire and tear gas that injured 25 people, the Gaza Health Ministry said.

by | April 01, 2018 | 19:41

Facebook has deeply compromised the democratic process based on users' naïve trust of its designs. "You have a wealthy company from a developed nation going into an economy or democracy still struggling to get its feet on the ground and taking advantage of that", he testified before the lawmakers.

by | April 01, 2018 | 19:16

A traffic stop in Ogdensburg ended with the arrests of two people and the seizure of heroin, liquid fentanyl, suboxone pills, and synthetic marihuana. She was warned that it is a crime to give a police officer the wrong name, date of birth and address, but again gave false information, officials said.

by | April 01, 2018 | 18:22

The scaly creature thrashed around in the water as a trapper works to secure the reptile. Her husband woke her up when he heard unusual noises coming from outside their home in the Calusa Lakes neighbourhood. The incident was recorded and posted on the official Twitter page of the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office in " Tweet from the Beat" - which happens to be a series of live social media updates that its officers post while on patrol.

by | April 01, 2018 | 18:18

Temperature and precipitation during March were typical of what March weather , on average, has been since 2000, according to the NWS-Hastings. Farther south along I-44, wet snow will mix with rain, limiting accumulation for that area. Forecasters at the Met Office have warned of treacherous driving conditions across the country for Easter commuters as snow and torrential rain is due.

by | April 01, 2018 | 15:27

Blair consented to a search and that is when police say they found meth, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia along with several weapons they say were hidden throughout the vehicle. If their suspicions bear out, the street value of the seven grams of drugs that they seized would be estimated at $1,500. It happened around 2:00 p.m.

by | April 01, 2018 | 13:25

Also in the group traveling Saturday are staff members, taekwondo performers, journalists and government officials tasked with supporting the performers. On March 29, the group successfully wrapped up the second day of their " Red Room " concert at the Musashino Forest Sports Plaza in Tokyo. Following the meeting between the North's leader Kim Jong-un and the South's president Moon Jae-in, landmark talks are planned between Kim and US President Donald Trump, which could come by the end of May.

by | April 01, 2018 | 12:14

Indian police in a statement in Srinagar , today, claimed that 11 youth were killed in two gunfights with Indian forces in south Kashmir districts. Earlier, on Thursday evening, militants had shot dead an SPO Mushtaq Ahmad Shah inside his home at village Katsoo Wapzanv in Bijbehara area of Anantnag district.

by | April 01, 2018 | 09:50

The agency reminds that in late March, a number of countries announced a coordinated decision to expel Russian diplomats expressing solidarity with Great Britain in connection with the poisoning of former Russian military intelligence (GRU) Colonel Sergei Skripal .