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Amputated leg used as pillow: Life, dignity go cheap in Indian hospitals

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Ghanshyam came under it and his leg was severed. The attendants of the patient at Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College alleged that his severed leg was used as a pillow. The 25-year-old works as a helper on a school bus which overturned while trying to avoid colliding with a tractor on Saturday. The accident took place when the bus carrying 25 students from a Mauranipur-based public school reached Bamouri village. Read More »

Chuck Todd responds to Trump's 'son of a bitch' slam

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But in an interview with Todd Sunday on NBC's Meet the Press , Mnuchin dismissed this rhetoric, classifying it as " campaign rally issues". Todd tweeted . "I don't allow them to say anything negative, ever, about the president". The rally's intended goal is to rally republicans and conservative tot he polls for this upcoming Tuesday's special congressional election of RIck Saccone (R) vs. Read More »

Dazi, è guerra commerciale Usa-Europa

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L'annuncio dell'incontro arriva a sorpresa, in una giornata dominata dai dazi sull'acciaio e l'alluminio. "Se rinunciano ai loro orribili ostacoli e alle tariffe sui prodotti statunitensi, abbandoneremo i nostri". Né l'appello di Cecilia Malmstroem , nemmeno il pressing del Giappone , neanche la telefonata con Emmanuel Macron , fanno ricredere il presidente degli Stati Uniti sul neo-protezionismo. Read More »

What time, channel are NCAA Tournament brackets? Livestream, watch online

OR is not a tournament team unless they win the PAC 12 Tournament, so a loss could drop USC a good amount, but I think they would still be in the tournament field. Providence isn't 100 percent safe despite a run to the Big East tournament final. What will they be seeded? They were booted from their conference tournament in their first game by Oklahoma State. Read More »

Bihar bypolls: All you need to know about the poll-bound state

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Lalu Yadav's party, which held Araria , had repeatedly called it a violation of the anti-BJP mandate delivered by the people of Bihar in the 2015 assembly elections. The bypolls on the two Lok Sabha seats were necessitated after Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya vacated the Gorakhpur and Phulpur seats respectively, following their election to the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council. Read More »

European Union braces for trade war as U.S. announces steel tariffs

He said the conversation also touched on the security alliance between the USA and Australia, as well as possible talks between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Mr Trump took to Twitter on Saturday morning to say he'd spoken with the prime minister. Mnuchin said he's spoken to "many of my other counterparts already". Read More »

NRA-Approved Politicians Voted For New Florida Gun Control Bill

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On Friday, surrounded by families of Parkland victims, Scott signed the legislation , dubbed the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act , into law. "I understand the angst about the guardian programme but I can't help but think about the coaches who literally ran in as shields to protect their students. Read More »

Netflix Working Exclusive Content Deal With Obamas

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While the types of shows or number of episodes are now unknown, people familiar with the matter claim the Obamas may produce shows about "inspirational stories ". Apple and Amazon , which have their own streaming services, have also expressed interest in collaborating with the Obamas, the newspaper reported . Read More »

Massive Fire Breaks Out in Theni; 21 Students Trapped, 7 Injured

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The district collector also informed Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman that 10-15 students have been rescued and are being brought down from the hill. "As the fire surrounded us, we all got split and some of us jumped into a pit and escaped", she said, adding that they did not know what happened to other as one of the local person guided them to safety. Read More »

Iran plane crash: Turkish private jet 'catches fire'

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Civil Aviation Oganization spokesman Reza Jafarzadeh confirmed the plane crashed in a city south of the Iranian capital of Tehran. The official added that the agency was investigating the incident. He said the eight passengers included at least one member of Basaran's family and, in a Twitter posting, offered condolences. The plane, owned by Başaran Holding, was reportedly carrying the Başaran Holding's heir Mina Başaran who traveled to Dubai this week with a group of friend to celebrate ... Read More »

Barcelona confirm £35m deal for Gremio star Arthur

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The payment type, the add-ons and the date of the transfer were the major stumbling blocks during the drawn-out negotiations. In the meantime, Arthur will continue in Porto Alegre and spearhead Gremio's bid to retain their Libertadores trophy, while also keeping one eye on Tite's Brazil team. Read More »

Suspect says 'no remorse' in IN deputy's shooting death

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Baumgardt wasn't being sought by Lebanon officers when Friday morning's chase began. Pickett chased the suspects after they bailed from the vehicle and was shot in the head by Baumgardt, according to officials. On Wednesday afternoon, Baumgardt appeared in court for the first time. "I've heard defendants say some unusual things in court, but this one, I can't really say that I've ever really experienced anything of that sort", Meyer said. Read More »

Trump denies report he's unhappy with legal team

This time , his target was the paper's report that he met with President Clinton's impeachment lawyer, Emmet Flood, in the Oval Office last week to discuss hiring him to handle matters in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation . Read More »

Sen. Warren says she isn't running for president in 2020

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren , D-Mass., is rejecting a MA newspaper's suggestion that she take a DNA test to prove her Native American heritage. "'My family's story is deeply a part of me and a part of our brothers". But she is also maintaining a national profile, butting heads with Trump on issues from health care to immigration, while stockpiling more than $14 million in her campaign account and donating hundreds of thousands to Democratic state committees and candidates through her PAC for a ... Read More »

UB wins MAC tourney to advance to 'Big Dance'

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This opened the door for Buffalo which closed to within three at 43-40 by the half. Along with dropping in 15 points, Reid made three rebounds and four assists. Buffalo, which had a season-low five turnovers, got 24 points off CMU's miscues. The Bulls looked to have the game in hand, 42-32, when the fouls started mounting, including a technical on Perkins that allowed UT to keep keep the deficit within upset territory. Read More »

Xi Jinping cleared to rule for life

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Over the years, Xi has come to hold a vice-like of China . "This is the urgent wish of the common people", Ju Xiuqin, a delegate from northeastern Heilongjiang province, told AFP , echoing party claims that the amendment had the unanimous support of "the masses". Read More »

Steel Tariffs in US Could Cost US Steelworkers Their Jobs

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LNG supply agreements as part of its energy security mix in addition to supply from Qatar, Australia, Malaysia and in time Russian Federation. On Thursday, as he unveiled steep new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, Trump declared that the United States had a trade deficit with China of "at least $500 billion", adding that if losses on intellectual property were counted, "it's much bigger than that". Read More »

Australian steel gets U.S. tariff exemption

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Norman, who is friends with Trump, and other prominent Australian business leaders reportedly reminded the president that the USA has a trade surplus with Australia. "As a close security and trade partner of the U.S., the European Union must be excluded from the announced measures, " Malmström said. Turnbull said Australia had "the closest possible military and security alliance with the United States and it gets closer all of the time". Read More »

Turkey releases two more journalists

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It is unclear when the court will announce a final verdict. However, Cumhuriyet said that its attorney, Akin Atalay, was remanded in custody until the next hearing, on March 16. In court various witnesses gave statements, including former Cumhuriyet journalist Altan Oymen who was once briefly a leader of the Republican People's party (CHP) and rubbished any idea the paper had backed Gulen. Read More »

Kareena Kapoor shows off her moves to 'Mauja Hi Mauja'

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Speaking about the choice of the name, she said, "There was (a) lot of trolling but there was an enormous amount of support as well". Not that the trolls mattered, because the night before I was going to the hospital, Saif asked me, "If it's a boy, are you sure you want to do this?" Kareena said that just like his name's meaning, Taimur will grow up to be an 'Iron Man'. Read More »

Indian Coast Guard chopper crash lands, woman pilot injured

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The accident reportedly occurred when the chopper was landing in Nandgaon village near Murud region. "They were later taken to naval hospital "Asvini" at Mumbai ", informed a navy official. These helicopters located the ICG helicopter and rescued all the people onboard. Explaining the difference between a crash and crashlanding, a Coast Guard official said, "When you crash, the aircraft becomes scrap; there is severe damage to the airframe and possible loss of life". Read More »

Trump, Turnbull working on steel tariff exemption agreement

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Trump said the move would spur economic growth in the region. Each side, of course, argues he or she is unequivocally correct and maintains that in time, we all will come to see that. allies tried a mix of persuasion and threats, personal appeals and diplomatic leverage. "I think tariffs ought to be used in a very selective way", U.S. Read More »

European Union wants exemption from high U.S. steel tariffs

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There was still "no immediate clarity on the exact US procedure on exemption", Malmstrom, the 28-nation bloc's trade commissioner, said after the meeting that also included Japanese trade minister Hiroshige Seko. "If they drop their horrific barriers and tariffs on U.S. products going in, we will likewise drop ours". A week of uncertainty preceded the signing as Trump spoke positively of a global trade war, and little was known about how extensive the tariffs would be. Read More »

How Donald Trump's tariffs morphed from 'no exemptions' to carve-outs

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In announcing a 25 per cent tariff on steel and 10 per cent levy on aluminum Thursday, the US president exempted Canada and Mexico "at least at this time" and cited close ties between the three nations. "He's had me down there twice to listen very carefully". John CornynJohn CornynLawmakers feel pressure on guns Kasich's campaign website tones down gun language after Florida shooting Murphy: Trump's support for background check bill shows gun politics "shifting rapidly" MORE (Texas), ... Read More »

Shoe Hurled at Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif at an Event

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On Saturday, a man threw ink on Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif while he was addressing a workers convention in Sialkot. After throwing the show at Nawaz Sharif man also raised the slogan "Labbaik Ya Rasoolullah". Similar sentiments were expressed by Pakistan Peoples' Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan and his party also condemned the incident. Read More »

Obamas reportedly in discussions to produce shows for Netflix

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That's not to say Trump likely won't take some swipes at the Obamas on his Twitter account, should these shows come to fruition. Netflix's audience of 117 million people across the globe and proven ability to produce quality feature content with back-from-the-dead stars like Dave Chappelle and David Letterman might make the platform the best way to reignite the zeitgeist of the former IL senator's 2008 campaign: a zeitgeist of hope and change, yes we can, and sí se puede. Read More »

Korea bristle over USA steel, aluminum tariffs

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the USA could have "no complaints" about their bilateral trading relationship and his government would be "relentless" in pursuing an exemption from the tariffs. The national security argument seemed weak when applied to South Korea or European countries that have formal military alliances with the US. "Some estimates show that cost us about 200,000 jobs", Ginn said. Read More »

USA vows 'flexibility' to 'real friends' in tariff row

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Cohn announced his resignation last week after an unsuccessful effort to block Trump from imposing sweeping new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. "But you have to do it in a thoughtful way". From ketchup to automobiles and soybeans, President Donald Trump's contentious tariffs on steel and aluminum imports could bring unintended consequences for industries in the very places that handed him his election victory. Read More »

Derrick Rose signs with T-Wolves

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Rose was waived by the Utah Jazz on February 10 after the team acquired him in a trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 8. "We just thought he could help the team", the coach said, walking through the ideas that informed the decision to sign Rose up for the rest of the season. Read More »

Kejriwal calls all-party meeting over sealing issue

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It is the responsibility of the Centre to remove these anomalies... Delhi Congress President Ajay Maken thanked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for calling an all-party meeting on the sealing issue, while the BJP said they would decide on their participation after consulting state unit chief Manoj Tiwari, who is now overseas. Read More »

Trump's press secretary mentions ties to Stormy legal battle

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She says that it began in the summer of 2006 in Lake Tahoe and that it lasted "well into 2007". In each instance, she praised the achievements of the White House and President Trump . Cohen denies the allegations, saying they are "factually unsupported and without legal merit, and my counsel has submitted a response to the F.E.C". Read More »

East Coast May Be Impacted By Another Coastal Storm Early Next Week

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As this storm moves east, models disagree on what happens next. "The heaviest snow will occur this evening through early Friday morning". Most of the snow is done by the evening commute. "During early next week, the storm will reach the southern Atlantic coast and may continue to head eastward and well out to sea or may reorganize, strengthen and turn northward", AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Dan Pydynowski said. Read More »

Donald Trump advocates death penalty for drug dealers in rambling speech

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While aides pondered details of the meeting - and say it may not happen unless Kim takes affirmative steps - Trump expressed confidence in tweets as well as at the Pennsylvania rally. Trump spoke for about an hour before introducing Saccone about several topics. "A win or a narrow loss here, either way, should really strike fear in the hearts of pretty much every Republican", said a Democratic party operative familiar with the race, "because there are a hundred districts that are ... Read More »

China's steel, metals sector calls for retaliation over Trump tariffs

The latest trade threat to China follows Mr Trump's announcement that the USA would raise steel and aluminium tariffs, prompting threats of retaliation from Europe and concern in Australia. "Although the "China Threat Theory" has now been reprinted, it's even less persuasive because facts speak louder than words", Wang said, citing China's economic growth and contributions to world peace at the United Nations. Read More »

Voting underway for Phulpur, Gorakhpur by polls in UP

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Phulpur, once the bastion of the Congress and represented by India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru, witnessed a saffron surge in the 2014 Lok Sabha election, when Maurya won the seat. The by elections will be first major test for Yogi Adityanath, as he himself has been a five-time MP from the temple town of Gorakhpur. BJP has a stronghold on the seat where it has won since 1989. Read More »

CM meets officials who took part in Cauvery meet

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On February 22, at a meeting of leaders of all political parties and representatives of farmer associations here, it was decided that Chief Minister K. The Members of Parliament from Tamil Nadu continue to fight for its rights in the issue. Speaking to reporters on Saturday, Narayanasamy said the Supreme Court passed an order directing the Union government to constitute the CMB within six weeks for sharing water among the three states and the Union territory. Read More »

Anthony Davis Won't Play vs. Wizards After Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Sprain

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On Friday, Gentry remained unfazed and told reporters he's hopeful Davis could return for Sunday's game against the Utah Jazz. "I'm assuming that he will (play on Sunday)", Gentry said. "He's put himself in the best position he possibly can now". Washington took control in the first half, building a 15-point halftime advantage, en route to limiting New Orleans to an extremely rare poor performance on offense. Read More »

Australia to Secure Exemption from US Tariffs

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He said Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is "committed to having a very fair and reciprocal military and trade relationship". Labor's finance spokesman Jim Chalmers said it remained to be seen what expectations might be attached to the deal, but Australia did already have a long history of co-operation with the USA on both economic and military fronts. Read More »

DOJ officially proposes ban on bump stocks

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Current iterations of the bump stock technically produce multiple trigger pulls, using a gun's recoil against a shooter's trigger finger to speed up the fire rate. The gun lobby group does support additional regulations for bump stocks and did not immediately respond to a request for comment. A "bump stock" is attached to a semi-automatic rifle at the Gun Vault store and shooting range in South Jordan, Utah on October 4, 2017. Read More »

EU, Japan seek to be excluded from U.S. tariffs in talks

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Trump signed proclamations Thursday imposing a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum, with the new taxes set to go into effect in two weeks. would be exempted from the application of higher tariffs", an European Union statement said after the talks. In talks, the United States should not expect any European Union concessions to win an exemption, European Union officials said. Read More »

Korea bristle over U.S. steel, aluminum tariffs

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South Korea and Australia both said they would seek exceptions. United Steelworkers President Leo Gerard had voiced opposition to tariffs on Canada, whose steel and aluminum industries are fully integrated with those of the United States and where workers are represented by the Pittsburgh-based union. Read More »

Ontario PCs tell members to go home, no leadership victor announced

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Brannan told court there have to be cutoff dates for registering and voting, which are prescribed in party rules. A media room set up by the party for a news conference had to be dismantled before the convention began. The chair of the party's leadership election organizing committee, Hartley Lefton, testified in court in defence of the Tories' voting process. The PC Party was thrust into a leadership contest on January 25 when Patrick Brown resigned a few hours after a hastily called ... Read More »

AIMIM to support TRS in Rajya Sabha polls

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Monday is the last date for filing of nominations for the 10 Rajya Sabha seats where polling would be held on March 23 if required. Ajay Kumar Lallu, the Congress Legislative Party leader in Uttar Pradesh, said in Lucknow on Saturday after a meeting with the MLAs that they would vote for the BSP nominee. Read More »

Bengal has an anti-BJP political space: Singhvi

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The Congress nominee for Rajya Sabha election talked to chief minister Mamata Banerjee during the day. However, neither the Congress nor the Left Front has the requisite strength in Bengal assembly to get their candidates elected on their own strength. Read More »

What Trump's Steel Tariffs Mean For Illinois

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President Donald Trump officially enacted tariffs on steel and aluminum in a Thursday White House ceremony with exceptions for Canada and Mexico. "We're sticking with 10 and 25 initially". Striking a defiant tone, European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen called Trump's speech protectionist, saying it remained unclear how a potential exclusion process would work. Read More »