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TDP, Congress, Left to support YSR Congress' 'No Confidence Motion' in LS

TDP, Congress, Left to support YSR Congress' 'No Confidence Motion' in LS Both Union ministers from Andhra Pradesh's ruling TDP quit last week to protest the Centre's refusal to grant the southern state special category status. Though the TDP had on Thursday announced its support to YSR Congress' no-confidence motion, it changed its stand on Friday morning soon after its chief N Chandrababu Naidu announced the decision to withdraw support to NDA and filed a separate mot... [Full Article...]

FTC urged to protect Toys R Us gift card holders

FTC urged to protect Toys R Us gift card holders Once Toys "R" Us is gone, families can visit their competitor Buy Buy Baby, but the closest one is in Encinitas. Beware of anyone who claims they can help you retrieve your Toys "R" Us order from a store for a fee, or any crowdfunding pages looking to raise money for an item they lost. [Full Article...]

Evidence points towards Russian Federation on Salisbury attack, says Corbyn

Evidence points towards Russian Federation on Salisbury attack, says Corbyn In a break with convention, the Press Association took the unusual step of naming Milne as Corbyn's spokesperson, highlighting the significance of the remarks. "He's been proved to make the right call time and again". Milne's appointment in 2015 raised eyebrows given previous opinion articles he had written in the Guardian , in which he said "Putin has now become a cartoon villain and Russian... [Full Article...]

Sukma attack: UP CM announces financial help for kin of soldiers killed

Sukma attack: UP CM announces financial help for kin of soldiers killed Nine CRPF personnel were killed and two others injured after Maoists blasted their mine protected vehicle using over 50 kgs of explosives in the Kistaram area of Sukma district. "It means, we had inputs but the ultras always look for a chance to target", the minister said. The only thing that she has been asking is where her son "Manua" is, said a villager. [Full Article...]

Queen gives formal consent for Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle

Queen gives formal consent for Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle The former actress joined the royal family-including Harry , William, Kate, Prince Charles , Camilla Parker Bowles and Prince Philip-in the official Commonwealth Day celebrations on Monday. Harry served in Afghanistan from 2007 to 2008 and again from 2012 to 2013 before leaving the military in June 2015. But Prince Harry , who set up the Invictus Games for veterans with disabilities, add... [Full Article...]

China ranks 86th in UN World Happiness Report 2018

China ranks 86th in UN World Happiness Report 2018 In topping the index , Finland nudged neighboring Norway into second place. The World Happiness Report published Wednesday ranked 156 countries by their happiness levels, based on factors such as life expectancy, social support and corruption. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia's crown prince: If Iran develops nuclear bomb, so will we

Saudi Arabia's crown prince: If Iran develops nuclear bomb, so will we Princess Hassa bint Salman is the sister of the powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and is wanted for questioning related to armed violence, kidnapping, theft and death threats that a member of her security team is accused of, the source said. [Full Article...]

Claire Foy paid less than co-star on "The Crown"

Claire Foy paid less than co-star on She added that many women don't realise how much men get paid, and this may explain the imbalance on The Crown . And while she was perhaps not as well-known, she had starred in popular and respected series before The Crown , including BBC's Little Dorritt . [Full Article...]

Snow warning for the Isle of Wight

Snow warning for the Isle of Wight A yellow weather warning for snow and ice is also in place between 5pm on Friday until 9am on Saturday for the east of England. The Met Office issued the yellow warning today (March 14) and told people to expect delays and hazardous conditions when travelling on Sunday (March 18). [Full Article...]

Trump hails House report's finding of no collusion with Russian Federation

Trump hails House report's finding of no collusion with Russian Federation Donald Trump and his key assistants repeatedly rejected allegations of any unlawful contacts with Russian officials during the election campaign. We can't find any collusion. If Russians have leverage over the President, GOP has decided that it would rather not know. "While the Majority members of our committee have indicated for some time that they have been under great pressure to end the inv... [Full Article...]

Western Pa. in political spotlight with special election

Western Pa. in political spotlight with special election The seat opened last October when Republican Tim Murphy resigned amid a sex scandal. The Democrat Lamb has outraised Saccone by a five-to-one margin. In addition, Ostermeier said, Pennsylvania Democrats have won a smaller share of House races the past three election cycles than in any three-election stretch since the 1928 through 1932 period. [Full Article...]

European Union assures Britain of solidarity on nerve agent case

European Union assures Britain of solidarity on nerve agent case President of the European Commission Juncker delivers a speech during the traditional St.Matthew's Day banquet (Matthiae-Mahlzeit) in the City Hall in Hamburg Thomson Reuters STRASBOURG (Reuters) - Speeches made about the future relationship between Britain and the European Union needed to be translated into treaties and agreements as soon as possible, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Jun... [Full Article...]

Explosion targeted at Palestinian Prime Minister injures seven

Explosion targeted at Palestinian Prime Minister injures seven He insisted "this incident won't stop us from our work in Gaza and won't stop us from the reconciliation". Again, Abbas and several PA officials had previously made similar charges against Hamas, accusing it of conspiring with "outside powers" to establish a separate Palestinian state in the Gaza Strip . [Full Article...]

Deadly Bombs Concealed in Packages Spark Investigation in Austin, Texas

Deadly Bombs Concealed in Packages Spark Investigation in Austin, Texas FBI teams from Austin, San Antonio and Dallas were investigating as was the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives . An explosion that killed a teen in Austin is believed to be linked to another deadly blast in the city this month. [Full Article...]

Vice President Pence Has an Answer for Joy Behar's Religious Intolerance

Vice President Pence Has an Answer for Joy Behar's Religious Intolerance Behar responded , "It's one thing to talk to Jesus". That's what I would call a proper apology. "It's an insult not to me, but to the vast majority of the American people who, like me, cherish their faith", said Pence . She made a call to him and apologized, which I thought was absolutely appropriate ". Conservative and religious organizations had been adamant that an apology was necessar... [Full Article...]

Trump personal aide John McEntee forced out - USA media

Trump personal aide John McEntee forced out - USA media At the top of his program today, The Lead's Jake Tapper took a swipe at President Donald Trump for not personally informing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that he was firing the former Exxon CEO. "We don't comment on security clearances or personnel issues", White House press secretary Sarah Sanders told CNN in a statement. Shortly after his announced firing, he was hired by the Trump ca... [Full Article...]

Bangla plane crash: New details shed light on how it happened

Bangla plane crash: New details shed light on how it happened In a recording by air traffic monitoring website liveatc.net, the pilot can be heard asking for permission to land the Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 from the north, which is granted by the air traffic controller. Eventually the plane made an attempt to land on the runway it was originally meant to use, but crashed short of it, broke into pieces and caught fire. [Full Article...]

Betsy DeVos Says Teachers Shouldn't Be Armed With Assault Weapons

Betsy DeVos Says Teachers Shouldn't Be Armed With Assault Weapons Education Secretary Betsy DeVos gave a stumbling, cringeworthy interview to CBS' "60 Minutes" where she said she didn't know if her policies had improved struggling public schools. DeVos isn't just considering ending the policy. But it is unclear why DeVos thought they should have been used by Stahl . Among experts, this isn't really a subject for debate. [Full Article...]

Taylor ruled out of fifth ODI

Taylor ruled out of fifth ODI Bairstow's 104 off 60 deliveries, backed by 61 from fellow opener Alex Hales transformed the winner-takes-all showdown from an expected tight contest into a one-way event. They timed their partnership well, first being cautious against Moeen and Rashid to make their way to half-centuries, before accelerating. It needed three from the last over: the first two balls bowled by Tom Curran yielde... [Full Article...]

Broadcom's proposed Qualcomm bid blocked on security grounds

Broadcom's proposed Qualcomm bid blocked on security grounds Broadcom's market value is about 16% higher than Qualcomm's despite an annual revenue base that's about 20% smaller. Trump justifies the blockade for the "threats" posed by the operation to national security , according to the statement made public by the White House two hours after the closure of Wall Street. [Full Article...]


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