Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

DMK boycotts Governor's speech in Tamil Nadu assembly, Dinakaran seated calmly DMK boycotts Governor's speech in Tamil Nadu assembly, Dinakaran seated calmly

On Sunday, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president MK Stalin urged Chief Minister Palanisamy to initiate talks with transport employees and take suitable actions to end the ongoing strike in the state. This will also be the first session ...

Loud explosion heard near Balochistan Assembly building in Quetta Loud explosion heard near Balochistan Assembly building in Quetta

Sources said security personnel were on their way back upon completion of routine duty when the explosion took place. The death toll is expected to rise as condition of several injured persons is said to be critical. A suicide bomber was believed t...

Stan Van Gundy Threatens to Boycott ESPN Over LaVar Ball Coverage Stan Van Gundy Threatens to Boycott ESPN Over LaVar Ball Coverage

During that time, he was allowed to practice with the Lakers and play in games in California. The full transcript of Kerr's comments reveal a sentiment similar to Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle's words on Sunday when he called Ball an...

James Taylor-Bonnie Raitt bill headed to Buffalo James Taylor-Bonnie Raitt bill headed to Buffalo

In almost 50 years of continued success, he has sold more than 100 million records worldwide and won five Grammy Awards. Taylor is known for his popular tracks like "Fire and Rain" and 'Something in the Way She Moves, ' among many others.

Syria reports Israeli attack on military outposts near capital Syria reports Israeli attack on military outposts near capital

Israel has pledged to prevent Syrian territory being used for Iran to set up bases or transfer high-quality weaponry to Lebanon-headquartered Hezbollah, which has been helping Damascus beat back a six-year-old rebellion. Syria also claimed in the l...

Euphoric reception for Congress president Rahul Gandhi in Bahrain Euphoric reception for Congress president Rahul Gandhi in Bahrain

In a speech in Bahrain, Rahul Gandhi said "Gujarat is the hub of BJP , but the party had just survived in the recent assembly elections". "Your talent, skills, tolerance and patriotism are what India needs today", ANI quoted Gandhi as saying.

Donald Trump Plans to Attend World Davos Economic Forum Donald Trump Plans to Attend World Davos Economic Forum

An administration official at the time said participating in the high-powered annual gathering in the Swiss Alps would betray the president's populist movement. Among this year's speakers are Trump's chief economics adviser, Gary Cohn, former Democra...

European Union to invite Iran FM for talks over protests: Berlin European Union to invite Iran FM for talks over protests: Berlin

On Friday, US State Secretary Rex Tillerson said in an interview with the AP news agency that the US lawmakers were working on a draft legislation that would amend the conditions, enabling Washington to remain in the Iranian nuclear deal. Kamal Kharr...

Critical Need for Donors — American Red Cross Critical Need for Donors — American Red Cross

CLEVELAND- The American Red Cross is facing a winter blood shortage and is pleading for blood and platelet donations. However, Kulman says anyone who is sick should delay donating blood until they feel better. Donors can save about 20 minutes by ...

Two more accuse Craig McLachlan Two more accuse Craig McLachlan

The award-winning actor has strenuously denied all the allegations against him and says they may have been made for financial reasons or notoriety. GFO's statement adds: 'These events will not affect the production across Australia of the Rocky Ho...

Conservative Party announce WRONG person as new party chairman Conservative Party announce WRONG person as new party chairman

The error comes after the party's website collapsed just as the Prime Minister embarked on a major shake-up of her top team. Sources suggested that the digital cock-up had been prompted by CCHQ staffers taking their cue from a BBC report and T...

New York Fire Department Responding to Trump Tower Fire New York Fire Department Responding to Trump Tower Fire

Trump's son Eric Trump tweeted about "a small electrical fire in a cooling tower" on the roof of the building and praised the FDNY for arriving "within minutes and did an incredible job". Sakowich said. There was no immediate report of injuries, or...

Fakhar Zaman to miss second ODI due to injury Fakhar Zaman to miss second ODI due to injury

We will bowl to get wickets", he said, noting the distinct playing styles of the two batsmen. Pakistan too, shouldn't be making wholesale changes to their team. He faced 35 balls. On the other side, captain Williamson made a century out there and...

Qatar Open: Gael Monfils beats Andrey Rublev to win title Qatar Open: Gael Monfils beats Andrey Rublev to win title

And I was very close and finally get it. "Maybe I wasn't focused at times". Greece's Tsitsipas, who ousted French fifth seed Richard Gasquet on Wednesday, took the early lead in the first set but Thiem, the only seeded player still in contention fo...

Pakistan allows use of Chinese yuan for trade, investment Pakistan allows use of Chinese yuan for trade, investment

In so far as China's able to contribute to that that will contribute to Pakistan's stability and security and economic well-being. The report also said that Islamabad has allowed Chinese currency in bilateral trade and financing transactions as C...

Triple talaq Bill goes to Budget Session Triple talaq Bill goes to Budget Session

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Friday accused the Bharatiya Janta Party for stalling the Triple Talaq Bill in the Upper House just as the Central Government is not ready to listen to other Political Parties. "The Opposition obstructed the (O...

Pak to Jail those who fund Hafiz Saeed's charities Pak to Jail those who fund Hafiz Saeed's charities

The Express Tribune has reported that providing any kind of assistance to any of the blacklisted organisations financially or otherwise, would be considered a crime henceforth. but "lies and deceit" and providing "safe haven" to terrorists in retur...

Freezing rain possible in north Georgia Monday morning Freezing rain possible in north Georgia Monday morning

But traffic was already expected to be hard, and with President Donald Trump's motorcade to Mercedes-Benz Stadium complicating matters, authorities have urged fans to show up well in advance for the day's events, which include concerts in Centennial ...

NZers still waiting to buy paper copy of book on Trump NZers still waiting to buy paper copy of book on Trump

Trump has made efforts to discredit " Fire and Fury ", claiming that Wolff had "zero access to the White House" and that he "never spoke to Wolff". She said that "when I deal with President Trump what I see is somebody who is committed to ensuring ...

Sydney clocks the hottest place on Earth as hot weather continues Sydney clocks the hottest place on Earth as hot weather continues

Sunday's temperature remains the record high for Penrith, and the second highest for Sydney overall. "So Wednesday is when we can really expect some significant relief from that heat - only about 25C in the city and high 20s in the west", he said....

Washington freezes $125 million funds for Palestinian refugees Washington freezes $125 million funds for Palestinian refugees

Netanyahu said it was "absurd" that UNRWA was set up in 1949 exclusively to distribute aid to Palestinians, proposing that funds be provided instead through the United Nations agency that cares for all other refugee populations around the world.

Two injured in Stockholm subway station explosion Two injured in Stockholm subway station explosion

He died after being taken to hospital and a 45-year-old woman also suffered minor wounds to her face and both legs. On Sunday morning, police searched the area around the station, which was cordoned off as a bomb squad was called in to carry out an...

Steve Bannon was never that smart Steve Bannon was never that smart

Trump responded Wednesday with a seething statement that accused Bannon of having " lost his mind ". A Bannon spokesperson declined to comment. Breitbart's representatives, including editor Alex Marlow, did not return repeated requests for comm...

Pakistan Army powerful without United States aid as well: ISPR DG Pakistan Army powerful without United States aid as well: ISPR DG

State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert on Thursday said the embargo would remain in place until Pakistan takes action against the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani network . "There will be exceptions made. Exceptions to the suspension will be m...

Federer and Bencic lead Switzerland to third Hopman Cup title Federer and Bencic lead Switzerland to third Hopman Cup title

The third set was nearly as one-sided as the second as the world number two lost just two games in sealing victory to give his country the lead in the final. Federer is prepping for the year's first Grand Slam, the Australian Open. Three-time major...

Powerball jumps to $550M after no winning tickets sold Powerball jumps to $550M after no winning tickets sold

No one matched all six numbers in Wednesday night's $460.9 million drawing. Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets, Jan 3, 2018 in San Anselmo, Calif. The new jackpot, which could go off on Saturday (Sunday NZT), would be the eighth larges...

Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Clinton Foundation corruption claims Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Clinton Foundation corruption claims

The New York Times reports authorities are investigating whether donations to the charity during Ms Clinton's four years as Secretary of State led to political favours. Separately, there are reports that the Justice Department is looking back into M...

Taiwan releases North Korea oil smuggling suspect on bail Taiwan releases North Korea oil smuggling suspect on bail

Security Council Resolution that was adopted in September, part of a suite of sanctions that target North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs. China has repeatedly said it is fully enforcing all resolutions against North Korea, despite suspic...

Israeli jets bombard Hamas positions in Gaza

The video also cited Hamas's crackdown on militant groups in the Gaza Strip as reason to attack it. Use explosives, silenced pistols, and sticky bombs. Palestinian Authority spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh also opposed the legislation saying that the "l...

LAX Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due To East Coast Snowstorm LAX Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due To East Coast Snowstorm

The flight board at BWI was packed with cancellations and delays. At least one flight from Chicago O'Hare and at least one to Detroit also were canceled. "We parked at the park and fly. He was like, 'Are you sure you're flying out today?'" she ...

Iran, Turkey determined to boost bilateral, regional ties Iran, Turkey determined to boost bilateral, regional ties

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a ceremony in Ankara, Turkey, December 21, 2017. The nearly week-long unrest in Iran which began with protests in Mashhad over the economy and unemployment, has spiralled into what it thought to be...

Frigid weather causes South Florida iguanas to fall from trees

In Texas, the temperature in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico has dipped low enough to cold-stun sea turtles, causing them to float to the surface where they are vulnerable to predators. "In most cases, they're going to warm back up and move around a...

State Dept. official: We are not pursuing regime change in Iran State Dept. official: We are not pursuing regime change in Iran

The president has repeatedly issued tweets of support, noting that "The U.S.is watching". More broadly, the president declined to certify the previous administration's nuclear deal with Iran, which flooded the regime's coffers with tens of bill...

Texas Dispensaries Unfazed By Sessions Rescinding Directive On Legalized Marijuana Texas Dispensaries Unfazed By Sessions Rescinding Directive On Legalized Marijuana

Before the Obama administration put the policy in place, the feds sent shivers through the medical marijuana community by threatening landlords and operators with property seizure notices, resulting in many shops shutting down in cities where they ...

What Is Bombogenesis and How Does a 'Bomb Cyclone' Become So Dangerous? What Is Bombogenesis and How Does a 'Bomb Cyclone' Become So Dangerous?

Southern cities were not immune from the winter storm. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio warned there would be blizzards and near whiteout conditions in the next 24 hours. [THURSDAY] Briefing package on major winter storm bringing the potential f...

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