World

by | May 04, 2018 | 11:04

Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu have slammed the BJP for politicising the issue ahead of Karnataka polls on May 12. But Tamil Nadu said it had received only 1.1 TMC of water in April. PMK founder S Ramadoss said "The attitude of the Supreme Court shows it has not really condemned the Centre". When Mr Naphade submitted that they are anxious about electoral fate in Karnataka, the CJI quipped that the Centre's stand is a reality.

by | May 04, 2018 | 11:04

State news agency Tass cited the ministry as saying the Su-30 crashed on Thursday morning while climbing after takeoff from the Russian airbase at Hmeimim in Syria's Latakia Province. The cause is under investigation but officials say the plane may have had a bird strike. In March, a military cargo plane crashed as it prepared to land at the air base, killing all 39 crew on board.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:58

Last week it said it was "no Bond villain" and had been vilified by inaccurate reporting, including footage of Nix boasting of the company's dirty tricks - including honey traps and fake news - to win elections. The report of an independent investigation released by Cambridge Analytica said that it was involved in several elections in India since 2010, but refuted allegations that it interfered in the poll process.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:57

Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan bore the brunt of the dust storm that was blamed on a collision of two weather fronts with India in the grip of higher temperatures than normal. T.P. Gupta of the Uttar Pradesh relief commissioner's office told AFP , the number of lost lives was "unprecedented". More than 50,000 trees were also uprooted.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:54

Earlier in the week, the crater floor of the Puu Oo vent collapsed, causing magma to push more than 10 miles downslope towards the populated south-east coastline of the island. Earthquakes in the region have been happening consistently since the Puu Oo crater collapsed on Monday. All residents in Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens Subdivisions are required to evacuate.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:53

Labour sources said they were hopeful of making progress overall but were "realistic" about the outcome after starting from a high base in 2014. Angela Wilkins, leader of the Labour group on Bromley council in south-east London, said five people were barred and the scheme caused long delays.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:52

He frankly said that, "Now the only state Cong are harping on is Karnataka". While addressing the rally, PM Modi said, " Congress doesn't respect the sacrifices of our soldiers". The Prime Minister said the Centre had brought out a new mining policy whereby 33 per cent of revenue would be reserved for the local area. He said the Congress government wanted to build a steel bridge in Bengaluru , but in reality, it was a "steal bridge".

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:53

As former U.S. president Barack Obama famously stated , the deal "is not based on trust". Merkel told reporters on Wednesday that "it's very important the information which came from Israel is made available to the IAEA very quickly so that an examination can take place there".

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:45

SAJID JAVID insisted he was the right choice to sort out the Windrush scandal after replacing Amber Rudd as home secretary yesterday. A government clampdown on illegal immigration has begun to identify those without papers, scooping up many elderly people from the Windrush generation - named after the ship that brought the first group of migrants from the West Indies in 1948.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:44

We follow the developments here. The directive has rattled officials at the Pentagon and other agencies, who worry that any reduction could weaken the USA alliance with South Korea and raise fears in neighboring Japan at a time the United States is embarking on a risky nuclear negotiation with the North.

by | May 04, 2018 | 10:46

The foreign ministry said China has irrefutable sovereignty over the Spratly Islands and that its necessary defensive deployments were for national security needs and not aimed at any country. Beijing claims an enormous swath of territory through the center of the sea, and has attempted to reinforce its hold on the area by creating and militarizing artificial islands in the Spratlys and the Paracels.

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:56

Operating profit grew from RMB 3.79 billion to RMB 12.22 billion in the same period, whereas net profits fell from RMB 491.6 million to a net loss of RMB 43.89 billion previous year. Xiaomi's listing plans come as the company and its investors look to capitalise on a bull run for the Hong Kong market, which has seen the benchmark Hang Seng Index rise about 27 per cent over the past year.

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:55

Roger Parsons Parsons said. Denise Barnes was at her desk working at a construction firm when she heard a boom so loud it shook the building. Shortly after the crash, CNN affiliate WSAV showed video of black smoke and flames billowing from what appeared to be a green hangar or warehouse, but Savannah Fire & Emergency Services said that video was not from Wednesday's crash.

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:52

Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson , both 23, said they were at the downtown Philadelphia Starbucks for a business meeting and were waiting for a potential business partner to arrive before ordering beverages at the time they were arrested on April 12.

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:46

The Libya Observer said that two gunmen blew themselves up in an attack on the High National Elections Commission in Ghoat Shaal district of Tripoli . The Islamic State militant group said in an online statement that its fighters targeted the election head office. Libya has remained mired in chaos following the 2011 uprising that toppled former leader Muammar Gaddafi.

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:48

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and Commerce Secretary Wilber Ross are well known in the U.S. and beyond. He made no other comments. Both companies depend on USA chips to build their gadgets and equipment, reinforcing for Beijing the need to control every piece of the technological supply chain.

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:49

A Defra spokesman said: "While air quality in the United Kingdom has improved significantly since 2010, this report from the WHO clearly shows the impact air pollution is having on the health of men women and children in the United Kingdom and across the world".

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:49

This year, two of the favorites are Justify and Magnum Moon . It's rare for a single owner and breeder to have such an expansive hand in the world's most targeted race, even a farm with Eclipse Awards for best owner and best breeder on its resume.

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:48

Friedman and Abbas have sparred before. The UN's Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov tweeted, "It is unacceptable & deeply disturbing that Abu Mazen has voiced some of the most contemptuous #antisemitic slurs".

by | May 03, 2018 | 09:43

In addition to that, Zachary was also ordered to wear a Global Positioning System monitor and to remain 1 mile away from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas campus after his brother Nikolas committed the awful crime. Kimok, the attorney representing Zachary Cruz in the trespassing charge, said it's unusual for probation to be violated for driving without a license and that his client isn't banned from being near a school, other than Marjory Stoneman Douglas.