Delhi residents struggle to breathe as doctors declare air pollution health emergency

Since then, the pollution monitors have been recording "very poor" air quality, which is comparatively better than "severe" but alarming according to global standards. That's not all. The EPCA has asked the Delhi government to start preparing for m... More..

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Did Carter Page just confirm some key details from the Steele dossier?
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Did Carter Page just confirm some key details from the Steele dossier?

During many public appearances prior to his November 2, 2017 testimony before the House Intelligence Committee in open session, Carter Page characterized his July 2016 trip to Russia as a private one in whi...More..

People of Himachal will support BJP for its honesty: Piyush Goyal
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

People of Himachal will support BJP for its honesty: Piyush Goyal

He also claimed that the hill state was ahead on all parameters (health, education, employment) when compared with Gujarat. Referring to the Vyapam scam, he questioned the Prime Minister's silence on corrupti...More..

Chinese Tourists Attacked and Robbed in Paris Hotel Parking Lot
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Chinese Tourists Attacked and Robbed in Paris Hotel Parking Lot

Citing local newspaper Le Parisien , South China Morning Post reports that the victimized tourist group were hanging around the Kyriad Hotel auto park situated in Val-de-Marne after returning from a shopping...More..

Colleges want vote of teachers outside union supervision
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Colleges want vote of teachers outside union supervision

The two sides returned to the bargaining table last Thursday for the first time since the strike began late on October 15. The union has been seeking greater fulltime employment, more job security and a stronge...More..

Trump Headed to South Korea Amid Heightened Tensions With Pyongyang
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Trump Headed to South Korea Amid Heightened Tensions With Pyongyang

Here's a look at some of them. US President Donald Trump said Sunday he expected to meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin during an Asian tour likely to be dominated by worldwide tensions over No...More..

Liberia Supreme Court Suspends Presidential Runoff Indefinitely
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Liberia Supreme Court Suspends Presidential Runoff Indefinitely

George Weah , a former soccer player, and Vice President Joseph Boakai [websites] were scheduled to run for Liberia's first democratic transfer of power in over 70 years. The victor will replace Nobel Prize v...More..

by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

US Tells Somalia Mission Staffers to Leave Over Threat

Africa Command. "American troops will continue to use all authorized and appropriate steps to protect Americans and eliminate terrorist threats", - stated in the command. Local officials confirmed the airst...More..

15 lakh take dip in Ganga on Kartik Purnima
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

15 lakh take dip in Ganga on Kartik Purnima

According to eyewitnesses, the deceased include two young men and two old women. Eyewitnesses also said the tragedy took place early in the morning in a narrow lane that leads to the ghat, 18km from the distric...More..

PM mocks those ridiculing jump in ease of doing business ranking
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

PM mocks those ridiculing jump in ease of doing business ranking

He said the improvement is important in India's "Ease of Doing Business" ranking is important because it is an indicator of "Good Governance", a measure of the quality of its public policies; a benchmark of tra...More..

Speculators To Be Banned From Buying Houses In New Zealand
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Speculators To Be Banned From Buying Houses In New Zealand

The offer, first made by the country to the Gillard government in 2013, has been rejected a couple of times on the grounds that it would give asylum seekers a backdoor into Australia and become a marketing ...More..

Trump has memory lapse over meeting about Russian officials
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Trump has memory lapse over meeting about Russian officials

According to documents unsealed Monday, Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos , who pleaded guilty to making a false statement to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, frequently communicate...More..

Reports Of A Mass Shooting At First Baptist Church In Texas
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Reports Of A Mass Shooting At First Baptist Church In Texas

US Senator John Cornyn of Texas called the news "truly heartbreaking" in a tweet Sunday. The gunman was killed after a short chase, CNN reported, quoting a sheriff's office spokesman in Guadalupe County...More..

Trump backs off call to send NYC attacker to Guantanamo
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Trump backs off call to send NYC attacker to Guantanamo

This morning he followed up with a tweet adding that though he "would love to send the NYC terrorist to Guantanamo" it would be quicker to try Sayfullo Saipov in a federal court. Mr Trump was also very crit...More..

by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

George HW Bush calls Trump 'a blowhard' in new book

President Donald Trump is not a favorite in the extended Bush household. The elder Bush went on to say that he believed Trump was motivated by "a certain ego" that would ultimately be damaging to the Republ...More..

Sen. Rand Paul assaulted in his home
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Sen. Rand Paul assaulted in his home

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Bowling Green ) was assaulted at his home in Kentucky on Friday afternoon. He is being held at Warren County's jail on $5,000 bond. Boucher was arrested and charged with one count of...More..

Texas Rep. Lamar Smith Announces Retirement
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Texas Rep. Lamar Smith Announces Retirement

The Tribune also reported that Smith wrote in an email that this felt like a good time to pass on the district to someone else. For one thing, like Representative Jeb Hensarling, fellow Texan and chairman o...More..

Trump Blames Kushner as He Gropes for Way Out
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Trump Blames Kushner as He Gropes for Way Out

The US president is reported to be blaming his son-in-law for certain decisions that led to Robert Mueller being appointed to investigate claims of Russian collusion in the 2016 election campaign. When Trum...More..

Automotive titans join forces to install 400 fast charging station across Europe
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Automotive titans join forces to install 400 fast charging station across Europe

All charging stations will utilize a Combined Charging System (CCS) connector type. However, average range is increasing and models from companies including Tesla and Renault now reach more than 300km on a sing...More..

Donna Brazile's New Book Claims Hilary Clinton Campaign Sunk Sanders
by | Friday, November 03, 2017

Donna Brazile's New Book Claims Hilary Clinton Campaign Sunk Sanders

Brazile writes that shortly after becoming chair, she called Sanders to explain how Clinton had exerted a "control of the party long before she became its nominee". "No", Bernie Sanders responded in an Apri...More..