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KARNATAKA Election - Ballari Reddy Brothers rule with seven tickets

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Without naming the Lingayats, the Prime Minister accused the Congress government of doing caste politics. "Congress uses lies and false propaganda". The PM said the BJP has always given precedence to development over politics and with this focus, the party fight elections and runs the government. Read More »

North Korea: Otto Warmbier's family sues over son's death

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The parents of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier sued North Korea on Thursday over their son's death in 2017 following his release from captivity there, according to the lawsuit which said their son was "brutally tortured and murdered". He is due to meet President Trump in the coming weeks. Richard Cullen, a lead lawyer on the case, also represents Vice President Mike Pence in the special counsel investigation. Read More »

House Intelligence Committee Releases Findings on Russian Election Interference

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House Intelligence Committee Republicans have released their final findings on Russian interference in the 2016 United States election, ending a yearlong probe, per the Washington Post . Schiff cites several secret meetings and communication between people linked to Russian Federation and Trump campaign officials, including former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and the president's son Donald Trump Jr. Read More »

Woman delivers her own baby using YouTube videos

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Tia Freeman was on her way to Germany from the USA for a vacation when she started having contractions during a stopover at Istanbul airport. However, hundreds of internet strangers have been moved by Freeman's story of strength to tell her how astounding and courageous her birthing "plan" really was. Read More »

Race 3 new poster shifts focus back to Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez

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Film trade expert Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to give us the glimpse of this new poster! " Race 3 " is the third installment of the hit series of " Race 3 ". Race 3 , directed by Remo D'Souza, is likely to be the biggest film of 2018 with a huge star cast that includes the likes of Bobby Deol , Anil Kapoor , Daisy Shah and Saqeeb Salim. Read More »

JPMorgan Chase Upgrades Microsoft (MSFT) to "Overweight"

The stock increased 2.11% or $1.95 during the last trading session, reaching $94.26. The Company kept 7592.76M Floating Shares and holds 7816.51M shares outstanding. on Thursday, February 22. Pzena Inv Ltd Liability has 0.57% invested in Ryder System, Inc. To dig out factors, always good to learn who else owns shares, the institutional owner includes mutual funds and pension funds are major players. Read More »

Trump VA Nominee Jackson Steps Down Amid Allegations

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On Wednesday, Jackson quickly denied crashing a vehicle. Committee Democrats met briefly Monday evening to discuss how to proceed. Sen. Then this week's unconfirmed allegations by current and former colleagues about drunkenness and improper prescribing of controlled substances, compiled and released by Democrats, made the nomination all but unsalvageable. Read More »

8 naxalites killed in an encounter, cache of arms, ammunition recovered

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Seven naxalites were killed in an encounter with security forces in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh on Friday, police told PTI. Security forces recovered the bodies of seven ultras, including that of women, from the encounter spot. Unconfirmed reports said Maoists who lay in hiding in nearby areas blasted a landmine to attack the security forces returning from the encounter site, however, forces managed to escape the ambush and landmine attack. Read More »

Alliance working towards next NATO-Russia Council, Stoltenberg says

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In February, at a security conference in the German city of Munich, Stoltenberg criticized U.S. President Donald Trump for his threats to withdraw his country from that deal. He once suggested the answer to Tehran's nuclear program - which Iran has always claimed was for peaceful means only - was 2,000 bombing sorties. He will discuss the nuclear agreement and Iran's regional influence in Yemen and Syria when he visits the Middle East. Read More »

NFL Draft 2018: DJ Moore will be instant star for Carolina Panthers

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Moore's selection-the first receiver taken in the draft-culminates in what he describes as a promise made on his April 10 visit to Charlotte that Carolina would select him. The Panthers gave Newton a potential go-to target who could flourish out of the slot and do damage after the catch - something they've sorely lacked since jettisoning Steve Smith Sr. Read More »

Facebook keeps earning despite data privacy scandal

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Facebook's advertising revenue has climbed to US$11.795bn in the first quarter of 2018 - up 50% from the US$7.857bn it reported in the corresponding period a year ago - the company has revealed in its unaudited results. Facebook Wednesday reported earnings of about 4.99 billion United States. dollars during the first quarter in 2018, indicating it has suffered little adverse impact from a data privacy fallout over the past few months. Read More »

The White House Daily Chronicle, April 25, 2018

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In an interview with ABC News in January, Cook said that the corporate tax cuts will "result in job creation and a faster growing economy". Cook also met with White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow . As a result, Cook was invited to Trump's first state dinner the night before the meeting. Trump might try to get Cook to produce iPhones in the USA, which Apple will nearly certainly not do. Read More »

Weather warning issued for heavy rain in Peterborough

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Skies will temporarily clear again tonight , but another system moving south out of Canada will bring more precipitation tomorrow morning. Although it wouldn't be record-setting for the date (there was 1.9 inches of snow on April 29, 1909), it could be the latest measurable snowfall in Buffalo since a freak snowstorm dumped 7.9 inches of snow on the city on May 7, 1989. Read More »

Iniesta to leave Barca at the end of the season

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The 33-year-old, who lifted his 34th career trophy last weekend after helping the Catalonians secure their fourth consecutive Copa del Rey title, is hotly tipped to switch Camp Nou for the Chinese Super League following the conclusion of this campaign. Read More »

NFL Owner makes $800 Million offer for Wembley Stadium

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Former England manager Roy Hodgson has backed the Football Association's (FA) decision to sell Wembley but hopes the stadium can be retained as the national team's main ground. "Wembley is a special place, beloved in London and known throughout the world". He said: "We are very happy for Shad Khan and the Jacksonville Jaguars". Read More »

Congress poll manifesto promises 1 crore jobs, smartphones for college students

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Taking a jibe at the Bharatiya Janata Party , he said the Congress' manifesto was released after consultations with every community while the BJP's manifesto will be prepared by the RSS. The plane carrying Congress Chief developed a technical issue before it landed at Hubli airport in Karnataka . "The crew was also petrified and admitted that the flight was particularly frightening and uncommon", it added. Read More »

Macron: Trump Likely to Pull US Out of Iran Deal

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Macron says his presidential campaign a year ago was a victim of fake news , notably accusing Russian news sites RT and Sputnik. Capping a three-day visit, Macron repeatedly criticised the president's isolationist principles in a speech to a joint meeting of Congress , an honour given to a small number of visiting foreign leaders. Read More »

Facing jail, staff from Turkey's Cumhuriyet newspaper vow to keep working

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Outside the courthouse, Mr Sabuncu called the verdict an "attack" on journalists aimed to "stop us from doing journalism in Turkey, to make us fearful when we're doing journalism in Turkey". Erdogan and his ministers dominated the airwaves in the run-up to a referendum previous year in which Turks narrowly backed changing the constitution to give Erdogan more powers. Read More »

Teenagers Die, 1 Goes Missing As Flash Flood Hits Southern Israel

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At least nine teens are in dead and some are missing after being caught in a flash flood during a hike in a riverbed near the Dead Sea. Some 15 other hikers were rescued, two of them reportedly suffering from hypothermia. Television stations canceled scheduled broadcasts to air dramatic images from the rescue operation. "Some have been rescued and some are still out there". Read More »

US Senate committee OKs bill to safeguard special counsel Robert Mueller

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) vowed to fight the bill. While he does not think that the president will fire Mueller, "I$3 can't say the same for future presidents", he said . "But because of the fact that it's going on, and I think you'll understand this, I have decided that I won't be involved". Politicians have been considering protecting Mueller in light of increasing frustration signalled by Trump at developments in the probe that looks into Russian interference ... Read More »

Modi arrives in Wuhan for talks with Xi

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PM Modi on Thursday had announced his trip to China via Twitter, confirming that the meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping would be for an Informal Summit. In a pre-departure statement, Modi said he and Xi will review the developments in India-China relations from a strategic and long-term perspective. Read More »

White House Releases Photos of Mike Pompeo's Meeting With Kim Jong Un

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Kim Jong Un became the first North Korean leader to cross the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone into South Korea on Friday morning. The meeting was the first between leaders of the North and South since 2007 and was only the third time leaders from the two countries have met in the past 65 years. Read More »

Ethics panel hammers Sen. Bob Menendez for bribery scandal

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Senate Select Committee on Ethics issued the senator a public letter of admonition, saying his conduct violated "Senate rules, federal law, and applicable standards of conduct,". Menendez is up for re-election in November. Later that month, the Department of Justice dropped the prosecution of the case against Menendez entirely. Read More »

Durham police, DEA host 'National Drug Take Back Day' April 28

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Rossignol, the La Plata barrack commander. The map allows users to enter their zip code to find the closest site, or manually scroll around the country to find sites. Rates of prescription drug abuse in the US are alarmingly high, as are the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses due to these drugs. People who abuse opioids often first obtain them from the medicine cabinets of friends or relatives. Read More »

The Absolute Biggest Revelations From The Comey Memos

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I never said I left immediately'. The boys only found safety after a neighbor and his dog confronted the predator, giving the two boys enough time to take shelter with butcher knives inside the family home. "I did a great thing for the American people by firing him", Trump said. "It was smaller than mine, but did not seem unusually so". According to the memos, Trump also told Comey that the allegations couldn't be true because he didn't stay in Moscow overnight during the Miss Universe ... Read More »

'Busy' Donald Trump admits he didn't get Melania much for her birthday

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After hosting the Japanese prime minister and his wife at Trump's Mar-a-Lago compound in Florida last week, Melania Trump attended the Saturday funeral of former First Lady Barbara Bush in Houston; the president stayed away. Trump plans to celebrate her birthday "with her family". First lady Melania Trump looks over at President Donald Trump as they wait at the West Wing door to welcome French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron on April 23, 2018. Read More »

Broward deputies union votes 'no confidence' in Sheriff Israel

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The union revealed the results of a vote, which indicated 534 out of 628 who voted said they had no confidence in the sheriff. The union's 1,300 members were able to vote electronically since last Friday. Furthermore, records show the department received two calls warning that Cruz was a potential school shooter with an arsenal of weapons, not to mention deputies responded to at least 45 calls pertaining to Cruz and his family over the years, fueling allegations that the department grossly ... Read More »

Self-styled 'godman' with millions of followers jailed for life for raping minor

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The warden, Sanchita (alias Shilpi), had advised her not to inform her parents and instead informed Sharath, the director of the school. Asaram Bapu, 77, who leads hundreds of ashrams in India and overseas, was convicted at a closed jailhouse court hearing in Jodhpur , in western Rajasthan state where hundreds of police stood guard Wednesday. Read More »

Central American Asylum-Seekers Reach US Border

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Many migrants travel to the USA hoping to receive asylum. What will happen if they try to cross the border? The timing of the migrants arrival could compromise a flurry of talks this week to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which Trump has repeatedly threatened to scrap if Mexico does not crack down on the flow of Central Americans through its territory. Read More »

Senate Confirms Richard Grenell, Trump Nominee For Ambassador To Germany

Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) accused Democrats of displaying "extreme partisanship. toward Mr. Grenell, a highly qualified nominee from President Trump", adding that the slight to Grenell "will be remembered". He is the first openly gay appointee in the Trump administration, and the eighth openly gay diplomat in US history. His supporters included Stuart Milk, co-founder of the Harvey Milk Foundation and nephew of the late gay-rights activist. Read More »

Bars can kick out Trump supporters, says NYC judge

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The judge made it a point to note that religious beliefs, not political, were protected under discrimination laws. You'll recall that Philadelphia accountant Greg Piatek sued the Happiest Hour Bar (SHOULD BE UNHAPPIEST HOUR #MAGA) in the West Village after he says he was asked to leave in January 2017, days after the most widely attended presidential inauguration in the history of history. Read More »

Rescue heroics save boy in U.S. trapped underwater for nine minutes

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They removed a metal grate on the floor. Noticing his plight the boy's friend calls for assistance and adults can then be seen jumping in the pool to help with the rescue. After investigators finished examining the grate, maintenance staff made repairs and the lazy river was deemed safe to reopen on March 27. The heroic effort managed to keep the 12-year-old alive until emergency responders arrived to free the boy and give him CPR by the side of the pool. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) PT Lowered to $61.00

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Benedict Financial Advisors Inc who had been investing in Bristol Myers Squibb Company for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $84.24 billion market cap company. Exane Derivatives holds 0.05% or 4,658 shares in its portfolio. Blackrock Incorporated owns 104.29M shares. Vanguard Group has 11.07M shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Read More »

Bitstamp to Be Sold to South Korean Gaming Firm for $350 Million

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According to the Business Insider , the deal is yet to be finalised but the article suggests that the final take over price is set to be roughly around $350 million. Nexon, which released its first game in 1995, is worth approximately $13 billion and has developed Korean and Japanese version of high-profile PC and mobile games such as Counter Strike and FIFA Online . Read More »

United Bank Increased Its Chevron Corporation (CVX) Stake by $7.60 Million

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It has underperformed by 3.67% the S&P500. (GE) by 82.54% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Scotia Capital Inc sold 15,195 shares as the company's stock declined 8.26% with the market. On Friday, September 11 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to "Overweight". Since January 5, 2018, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 selling transactions for $831,711 activity. Read More »

Israel threatens to strike Russian air defense systems headed to Syria

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Russia's more advanced S-400 system, dubbed the SA-21 Growler by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and called an "F-35 killer" by Moscow, was first deployed in 2004. If Israel attacks the new air defense systems, then it will suffer "catastrophic consequences", the officials said. Lieberman said that the S-300 are already being operated on Syrian soil, though they are only being used by the Russians and not being employed against Israel. Read More »

CALL 6: ICE raids multiple locations in Hendricks County

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Andrew Cuomo issued a cease-and-desist letter to Immigration and Customs Enforcement, demanding they stop conducting raids without warrants. In an ironic twist given the rigorous resistance of his administration to cooperating with federal law enforcement, Cuomo maintained ICE was placing individuals in danger because they were not notifying state and local police of their actions. Read More »

Iranian Media Confirm Arrest Of British-Iranian Professor

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Abbas Edalat , an Iranian British academic and antiwar activist based in London , has been detained in Iran since April 15, 2018, after being arrested by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). "It looks like the Revolutionary Guard is showing a very unusual sensitivity towards Imperial College", said Hadi Ghaemi of the CHRI. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a project manager at the Thomson Reuters Foundation, was arrested in 2016 and remains in jail, while Kamal Foroughi has been held in ... Read More »

Cook out to cool trade tensions at Trump talks

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The Bow Group's chairman, Ben Harris-Quinney, said: "Unfortunately, unlike countries such as Poland and France who have welcomed President Trump , many in Britain have shown an extremely immature attitude towards his important and necessary visit to America's closest ally". Read More »

Rahul Banks on Kamal nath to Win back Madhya Pradesh

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Kamal Nath, an old war horse, replaces Arun Yadav having been put at the top of choice list over Digvijay Singh and Jyotiraditya Scindia. "Scindia ji is the chairman of the campaign committee, and we all shall work together to ensure an election victory for the party in the state", he said. Read More »

Danon says Iran has recruited 80000 Shiite fighters in Syria

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Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon addressed the UN Security Council debate on the Middle East and presented new information about Iran's presence in Syria, including an aerial photograph of an induction and recruitment center for Shia militants. Read More »