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Everything is fine, says Yulia Skripal who was poisoned in Britain

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Sergei Skripal's niece has been denied a visa to enter the United Kingdom after claiming she would come and take her relatives back to Russian Federation. At the United Nations in NY, the two countries referenced British dramas and the Nazis as they traded jibes with the UK arguing that doubt should not be cast on the likelihood of Russian responsibility for the Novichok nerve agent attack and that British actions "stand up to any scrutiny". Read More »

India kicks off process to procure fighter jets for IAF

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The Air Force has today released RFI ( Request for Information ) or the initial tender worth billions of dollars. India asked global companies to submit proposals for 110 fighter jets , the world's biggest such order now. Currently, the IAF has 32 combat squadrons against a sanctioned strength of 39.5, which is sought to be raised to 42. The deal will be with the government's Make in India initiative. Read More »

Spring Surprise: Frigid temps and wintry mix expected this weekend

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While the impact during the day will be slushy and wet, you should expect snow to be a bigger concern on area roadways tonight and for Friday morning. Wed: High: 73 Low: 44 Mostly sunny to partly cloudy, breezy. Tonight: Mostly clear to partly cloudy. We're talking frigid temps, a wintry mix and freeze warnings. Read More »

Deaths after truck collides with Canadian junior hockey team's bus

Nipawin RCMP say they, along with multiple emergency personnel, are continuing rescue efforts after a semi-trailer unit collided with the passenger bus. We ask during this time that you don't send messages. "When more information is given we will update". The President of Humboldt Broncos stunned by the incident said, "It's disbelief". Read More »

Beautiful Friday gives way to chance for snow late Saturday

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A few clouds will likely linger behind, but at least the rain will be gone. This West Coast storm will move across the country by Sunday into early next week with the potential of more spring snow in some spots. This means that many locations that saw snow today , specifically folks from Missoula and areas south will see rain beginning during the early to mid morning hours. Read More »

Trump to order National Guard troops to southern border: homeland security chief

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Apprehensions at the U.S. -Mexico border have begun to increase in 2018, up from 23,555 in February 2017 to 36,695 in February 2018, the latest month for which statistics are available. Senior administration officials told reporters on Monday that the administration also plans to send legislation to Congress that will make it harder for immigrants to seek asylum and allow the government to detain those apprehended for longer than current federal court decisions allow. Read More »

Condition of Sergei Skripal 'improving rapidly'

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Earlier on Friday, doctors caring for Sergei Skripal said that his condition is improving and is no longer in critical condition. Police believe Mr Skripal and his daughter, who was visiting him from Russian Federation, first came into contact with the Novichok agent at his home in Salisbury, Wiltshire. Read More »

Trade war with China: What you need to know

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That was in response to Trump's proposed tariffs targeting industries including aerospace, robotics and machinery. Concern about a potential trade war already had been rippling through farm states, which are a crucial part of Trump's political base and a powerful voting bloc in November's congressional elections. Read More »

Andhra Pradesh Special Status: YSRCP Lok Sabha MPs Quit

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The five lawmakers who resigned are: V. Vara Prasada Rao, Y. V. Subba Reddy, P. V. Midhun Reddy, Y. S. Avinash Reddy and Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy. Addressing a press conference, the MPs also said they are outraged as their notices for no confidence motion against the NDA government could not be taken up for discussion in the House due to continuous disruptions. Read More »

Kudlow: 'We are not in a trade war'

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The primary objective of the tariffs is to promote free trade and to keep China from stealing USA technology, according to Kudlow. But Kudlow was disappointed with China's response to the administration's initial ideas and complaints. native that there is "no way" that Trump is a "free-trader". "The American economy is driven by technology and technological advances", said Kudlow, "that is the future for us". Read More »

Woman Pleads Guilty to 2014 Arson Connected to Billy Ivy, Jr

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He also faces up to 20 years for obstruction of justice for destroying his and his former student's cellphone when he fled with her. "The Government has been ready and eager to try Mr. The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the New Hampshire State Police, and the Laconia Police Department and is being prosecuted by New Hampshire Assistant U.S. Read More »

Trump plans $100bn in new tariffs on China

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While Trump argues that his tariffs plan was necessary to rein in China's trade practices, his critics blame the president for risking a trade confrontation that could easily get out of hand. Is this the start of a trade war between the world's two largest economies? The Trump administration has tried quelling fears of a trade war. Read More »

The Court has reserved judgement on bail order for tomorrow

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Hence, he was acquitted from the said case. Not only Bollywood , but celebrities and personalities from Pakistan have also expressed their shock and concern about the sentence for the actor . "We are happy that justice has prevailed and a serial offender is behind bars". January 2017: A Jodhpur court acquits Khan in the Arms Case, where he was accused of possessing and weapons with an expired license during the hunt for chinkaras and blackbuck. Read More »

States Sue EPA as Scandals Swirl Around Scott Pruitt

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President Donald Trump told reporters Thursday he has faith in Pruitt but is reviewing the situation. And in speaking to reporters on the plane, he described Mr. "Any suggestion that Administrator Pruitt's short-term rental of one of its bedrooms in 2017 resulted in undue influence for the firm or its clients with business before the EPA is simply false", Hart said. Read More »

Brazil's Lula will not turn himself to police - party source

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On Thursday, a federal judge ordered Lula da Silva's arrest after the country's Supreme Court ruled that he must start serving the 12 years. Yesterday, federal judge Sergio Moro surprisingly ordered Lula's imprisonment before 17:00 (local time) of today at the Command of the Federal Police (PF), in Curitiba. Read More »

US President Donald Trump considering further tariffs on Chinese imports

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France's CAC-40 was 0.2 percent lower at 5,267. But if the Trump administration pursues an additional $100 billion in tariff, the new $150 billion total would exceed the roughly $ 130 billion in goods China imports from the U.S. "In this sense, you'll have to face massive losses in a trade war against China", Yen Chenshen, a researcher at the Institute of International Relations, National Chengchi University in Taiwan, told Sputnik. Read More »

Donald Trump's Lawyers Ask for More Time in Stormy Daniels Case

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Trump's lawyers argue that the deadline to respond comes "well before this Court's anticipated ruling on the Arbitration Motion". Asked aboard Air Force One whether he knew about the payment, Trump said flatly: "No". If that happens, she'll be able to speak fully and candidly about her alleged 2006 affair with Trump, in what could be potentially embarrassing revelations for the POTUS. Read More »

BJP won't allow removal of reservation against SC/ST, says Amit Shah

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Amit Shah made these remarks after meeting around 250 Veerashaiva Lingayat seers (Rashtriya Veerashaiva Mathadeeshara Parishath) in Shivayogi Mandir in Badami on Tuesday. The BJP will never scrap reservations, and not just that, it will never let you touch reservations either. TMC's Derek O'Brien said that Shah has used "sickening language". Read More »

Chicago suburb bans assault weapons in direct response to Parkland mass shooting

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What's more, CBS Chicago reports, anyone refusing to give up their banned firearm will be fined $1,000 a day until the weapon is handed over or removed from the town's limits. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit ruled in the city's favor. The list is long and includes all the following models or duplicates thereof: AK, AKM, AKS, AK-47, AK-74, ARM, MAK90, Misr, NHM 90, NHM 91, SA 85, SA 93, VEPR, AR-10, AR-15, Bushmaster XM15, Armalite M15, Olympic Arms PCR, AR70, Calico Liberty, Dragunov ... Read More »

MANA Advisors LLC Invests $229000 in MSCI (MSCI) Stock

President was said to have softened on his car-parts demand in North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations. In this regard, HPQ has assorted numbers for different time periods. Often, a boost in the volume of a stock is a harbinger of a price jump, either up or down. The stock price volatility remained at 2.36% in recent month and reaches at 3.16% for the week. Read More »

YouTube Says They're Increasing Security at All Locations

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She said her channel used to get lots of views but that after being "filtered" by the company, it received far fewer views. San Bruno police say the woman who shot three people at YouTube's headquarters before turning the gun on herself legally purchased a pistol from a dealer in San Diego in January. Read More »

Students join teachers to demand school funding

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Their study also found that more experienced teachers with a decade or two in the profession have fallen further behind their peers in other professions than young teachers just starting their careers. The boy was cited for threats and intimidation, suspended from school for an unknown number of days, and banned from the school bus for the rest of the year, police reports state. Read More »

Melania's secret breakup from Trump revealed

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The outrage over Kimmel's inappropriate joke was just not there - as it would have been if it were Michelle Obama he was mocking on his show, noted Fox & Friends. It that wasn't enough, Melania was reading to those kids from a book that was written in the English, which is not her first language. He also joked that his show's sidekick, Guillermo Rodriguez , could now qualify to be "first lady of the United States" because of his accent - a remark met with applause by his audience. Read More »

Breaking! Finance Minister Arun Jaitley admitted to AIIMS; to be operated tomorrow

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In a brief statement put out on Twitter, Jaitley said he was working from "controlled environment at home". "The future course of my treatment would be determined by the doctors treating me", he said. Depending on doctors advice, he may be admitted to the cardio-neuro tower at AIIMS here. The sources also said that the doctors have advised him to avoid his public appearances for risk of infections. Read More »

Barcelona vs Roma: Valverde reacts to 4-1 victory

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However, soon after, Luis Suarez finally got off the mark in the Champions League this season, to seal a convincing win for the Spaniards. In the clash of the Premier League teams in the quarter-final of UEFA Champions League , it was Liverpool who took a commanding lead in the two-legged tie over the league leaders Manchester City on Wednesday. Read More »

Five-time world darts champion Eric Bristow has died aged 60

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One of darts' first superstar players, Bristow won his five titles in the British Darts Organisation, dominating the sport between 1980 and 1986. Five-time world champion Raymond van Barneveld: "I am lost for words and really devastated!" The Professional Darts Corporation announced his death midway through the night's play - and the great and good of the sport were quick to pay their respects. Read More »

April recognized as sexual assault awareness month

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There will also be a 5K/10K Sexual Assault Awareness Run/Walk in partnership with local law enforcement on April 28 that the community is encouraged to participate in to support sexual assault survivors. In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month wear jeans with a goal, support survivors and educate others about sexual assault. These heinous crimes are committed indiscriminately: "in intimate relationships, in public spaces, and in the workplace"; the report quotes an official presidential ... Read More »

World stocks advance as trade war worries cool

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After Trump announced $50 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods this week, China responded by imposing levies on US products , including soybeans, cars and airplanes. Many lawmakers have warned that Trump's long-promised trade protectionism would spark a global trade war that would ultimately hurt US industries and workers, as ally nations in Europe and elsewhere threatened retaliatory measures. Read More »

Malaysian PM announces dissolution of parliament for tough election

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The date of polling day is yet to be announced by the Election Commission of Malaysia. Local media reports earlier indicated that the signs of May polls are quite clear. The scandal has created a rift between Mr Najib and 92-year-old Mahathir, who ruled for 22 years before retiring in 2003 and has become Mr Najib's harshest critic. Read More »

Several injured after tour bus flips on Georgia highway

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Sgt. Chris Wright of those Georgia State Patrol told The Associated Press one particular passenger told troopers he had decided before the wreck "I am not driving back together with him". on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 20 near mike marker 186 in Columbia County. "Major incident here. Masters traffic affected for sure", state Transportation Department officials said on Twitter. Read More »

Spieth Back In His Comfort Zone At Masters

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He flew the back of the green from there and had a 12-footer to salvage a birdie on what has been the easiest hole on the course. Tiger Woods felt the love, but it was Jordan Spieth who heard the roars as he surged to a two-stroke lead in the Masters Thursday with a scintillating six-under par 66. Read More »

South Korea's Ex-President Sentenced To 24 Years For Corruption

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Once seen as the darling of South Korean conservatives, she was dubbed "Queen of Elections" by local media for her track record of leading her party to victory in tight races and still has a small group of fierce supporters who regularly stage rallies calling for her release. Read More »

Mueller's team questioning Russian oligarchs

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Reuters , citing sources familiar with the matter, said the sanctions would be "potentially the most aggressive move" the United States has undertaken against Russian businesspeople, and the Post said the final number of oligarchs under sanction is "fluid" but would include those with ties to Putin. Read More »

President Trump talks tax reform, politics at West Virginia roundtable

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He even revived his unsubstantiated claim that "millions and millions" of people voted illegally in the 2016 election, in which he won the presidency but lost the popular vote. "So you're going to have a chance to get a senator that's going to vote our program", he added, referring to the upcoming election. The White House says President Donald Trump was referring to the plight faced by migrants when he said those who make the journey to the US from Mexico are "raped at levels that nobody ... Read More »

'Together we will fix NAFTA': US Ambassador to Canada

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Meanwhile, the number of crossings across the border between Mexico and the US has dropped significantly, recently hitting the lowest level in decades . The left-wing news site BuzzFeed provided one of the earliest reports, a sympathetic article by Adolfo Flores entitled, "A Huge Caravan Of Central Americans Is Headed For The US, And No One In Mexico Dares To Stop Them". Read More »

Meeting our match: Buying 100 percent renewable energy

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Commercial director Graham Southall said the deal would help cut costs and reduce the company's carbon footprint. For every kilowatt-hour of electricity used by Google, it purchases a kilowatt-hour of clean energy. At the end of 2016, Google was already covering 57% of its energy usage with renewable sources. That same year, we signed a record number of new contracts for wind and solar developments that were still under construction. Read More »

Methodist Church praying for violence to end on Gaza-Israel border

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Israel has faced calls for an independent investigation from the European Union and United Nations chief Antonio Guterres over Friday´s violence. Israeli leaders have said payments by Palestinian authorities to the families of militants killed or imprisoned by Israel encourages attacks on Israelis. Read More »

Singapore Police Say Plane Threat a Hoax, Passenger Arrested

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Police continue to follow up on leads from each of the incidents, Ziegler said. "We're working closely with the authorities for the necessary follow-up to ensure the safety of our guests", the airline was quoted as saying. Scoot told Business Insider that TR634, which departed from Changi at 1.20pm, returned to Changi Airport at 3.23pm due to the "alleged bomb threat". Read More »

Woman who flipped off Trump motorcade sues over job loss

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Juli Briskman claims her forced resignation by Virginia-based Akima was motivated by fear of government retaliation for her gesture. The moment happened last October, when the presidential motorcade passed Ms. Briskman's attorneys are arguing that her gesture is protected by the First Amendment . But the firm is a government contractor, and they made it clear to Briskman that they were anxious about retaliation from this administration. Read More »

Pennsylvania's Sinclair News Stations Decline To Comment On 'False News' TV Promo

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That the company, which owns 193 TV stations, apparently required its anchors to record the promos has rankled critics who note the right-leaning tendencies of Sinclair's owners, The New York Times reports . In 2004, Sinclair tried to strong-arm local stations into running a dubious 42-minute "documentary" about presidential candidate John Kerry shortly before the election. Read More »