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Manohar Parrikar Resigns As Defence Minister, To Take Oath As Goa…

Even though it congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah for the victories in the two states, the Congress hit out at the two leade...


BJP Confident of Forming Manipur Govt After NPP, NPF Lend Support

The BJP tonight submitted a list of 32 legislators to Manipur governor Najma Heptulla, claiming the support of 11 other MLAs - four of NPF, four NPP, one LJP, o...


Gov't, NDFP agree to resumption of peace talks

The fifth round of talks is set for June, 2017. In a statement yesterday, Peace Adviser Jesus G. Dureza welcomed the revival of the talks, adding that Mr. Wit...


Politics President Buhari Officially Resumes, Writes National Assembly

Buhari who returned Friday had a brief meeting with the Federal Executive Council (FEC), service chiefs and other top government functionaries said the Vice Pre...


Turkey's Cavusoglu: Netherlands is 'capital of fascism'

Dutch politicians across the political spectrum said they supported Prime Minister Mark Rutte's decision to ban the visits. However protests over the ban gr...


Nicola Sturgeon Says There Will Be Another Scottish Independence Referendum

The Labour leader sparked fury among his own MPs after saying a second independence poll would be "absolutely fine" - even though Labour in Scotland is fierce...


Scotland to hold second independence referndum

The Scottish National Party leader said the "material change of circumstances" brought about by the Brexit vote justified the repeat of the 2014 referendum. Her...


It's daylight saving time again!

In the fall, when we push the clocks back an hour, heart attack risk falls 21 percent when we get the extra hour of sleep. "When they say change your clock,...


Pak troops violate ceasefire third time in 24 hours

There is no casualty on Indian side, he said. On Sunday, the Pakistani Army had violated the ceasefire in Krishna Ghati Sector in the same district. The Pakis...


Malala Yousafzai Receives Offer To Study At UK University

Malala also said alongside her studies she wants to remain focused on her Malala Fund work. In 2013, she addressed the General Assembly of the United Nations...


Saudi King's Asian tour signals changing priorities for Riyadh

Last September, Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Abe met in Tokyo and agreed to launch the Joint Group For Saudi Japan Vision 2030, chaired by ...


When Donald Trump meets Angela Merkel: the key battleground areas

Trump's first encounter with Merkel will be aimed at building a personal rapport with a European partner who was among former President Barack Obama's strongest...


2016 was 'rock bottom' for children in Syria, says UNICEF

At least 255 children were killed in or near schools past year. The grim report adds that 6 million children in Syria depend on humanitarian aid, but about 25...


Rail strikes hit north as Southern row spreads

For full details of how services are affected you need to visit Northern Rail's website . Sean McGowan, the RMT's regional organiser in the north, told BBC Rad...


LA congressman weighs in on future of Medicaid expansion

Many conservatives quickly came out against the plan, while President Trump and top officials have offered praise. Many have complained about high dedu...


Malaysia received Kim Jong-nam's fingerprint data from Japan to confirm identity

The identity of the deceased has been among the contentious issues between Malaysia and North Korea, whose once-cozy ties have sharply deteriorated in the wake ...


David Taylor jailed for murdering Bali policeman

From the beginning, Connor has staunchly proclaimed her innocence, saying she did nothing but try to separate Taylor and Mr Sudarsa during their fight on Kuta B...


McDonagh leads Rangers to 4-1 win over Red Wings

I would like to play every single game of the year. Ryan McDonagh scored twice in the Rangers' 4-1 victory over the Red Wings at The Joe, which Alain Vign...


Theresa May could trigger Article 50 on Tuesday

The bill has already suffered two defeats in the House of Lords. Some Conservative MPs are withholding their support for the bill and want to see assurances f...


Jordan Henderson: Liverpool captain has 'no chance' of England call-up

The summer provides another opportunity for Klopp to strengthen his squad, but the Liverpool boss says the goalkeeper position is not a problem one. "Then we ...


Amarinder Singh refuses to speculate on Sidhu's role

There were a total of 1,145 candidates in the fray, with all the top-three contenders Congress, SAD-BJP alliance as well as AAP fielding 117 candidates. "Peop...


Dutch defend Turkish consulate actions, won't give in to 'blackmail'

But Turkey's Family Minister Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya was expelled after being prevented from addressing a rally in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam . "I cal...


Manohar Parrikar has hijacked popular mandate in Goa: Digvijaya Singh

Manipur on Saturday threw up a hung assembly with the ruling Congress bagging 28 of the 60 seats and the BJP winning 21. While the MGP managed to win three se...


Parrikar stakes claim in Goa, to quit Delhi

This move comes shortly after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staked claim to form the government with support from the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP), G...


South Dakota law allows child service agencies to reject LGBT clients

Faith-based adoption agencies say they also need to protect themselves from being forced to drop their religious values like they have in other states. Alan Sol...


New Documentary Reveals Unseen Footage In Michael Brown Case

Brown then starts to walk away before turning around and handing the boxes back to the staff behind the counter. In the video above, it shows surveillance v...


Turkey slams Dutch as 'fascists' after foreign minister blocked

Reports broadcast by Turkish media claimed the minister was expelled when in fact she was escorted by Dutch police to the German border. Mevlut Cavusoglu ha...


Flynn Clarifies Turkey Lobbying Work

Spicer confirmed that Flynn's personal lawyer contacted Trump transition attorneys before the inauguration about the possible filing . "This is what he did f...


Juno the polar bear joins the Assiniboine Park Zoo

The bear was shot by Zoo Osnabruck personnel and all visitors were temporarily evacuated during the incident yesterday, German news agency dpa reported. 'Furthe...


Cowboys down another safety, lose JJ Wilcox to Tampa Bay

But the Cowboys knew their secondary would be in line for drastic changes with the only significant contributors under contract being free safety Byron Jones ...


McCain Says Trump Owes Public an Explanation

A spokesman for Obama said Saturday that Obama never authorized a wiretap of Trump or any other American citizen and that " any suggestion otherwise is simpl...


Congress Leading in 13 Seats in Punjab

The AICC secretary in charge of Punjab affairs, Asha Kumari, told mediapersons that the election of Capt Amarinder as the CLP leader took place at Congress Bhaw...


Tyra Banks new host of 'America's Got Talent'

Tyra Banks is making her way to the America's Got Talent stage. That's right! The ANTM legend and super model of all super models is your newest AGT hos...


BJP to form government in Goa as Goa Forward Party extends support

The Goa Forward Party, considered to be close to Congress, had earlier told Janta Ka Reporter that it will extend support to Congress if certain conditions were...


Trump embraces jobs numbers he once scorned

He connected the latest WikiLeaks document dump to surveillance efforts under the Obama administration, days after President Donald Trump's leveled his unsubsta...


China stealth jet enters service, navy building 'first class' fleet

China has inducted J-20 stealth fighters in its arsenal, marking a solid incremental step in the transition of its air force to the next level. China hopes th...


US House of Representatives Wants Trump's Evidence in Wiretap Claim

Some have noted that the president could work directly with intelligence officials to corroborate or uncover evidence to refute his claims and quell surveillanc...


Starc suffers stress fracture, ruled out of India series

The 35-year-old Clarke, however, backed his team and said despite Starc's injury, Australia can still win the series. Matthew Wade was taken aback by the ...


Republicans now own health care

The top USA doctors' organisation and several hospital groups have come out strongly against the Republican plan , saying it would probably cause many patients...


Philip Hammond defends 2% rise in National Insurance for self-employed

Seeking to shift blame on to No 10, an ally of the chancellor described Theresa May's aides as "economically illiterate" and alleged they had wanted to demand a...


Friday Feedback: More Physician Comment on GOP Healthcare Plan

President Donald Trump indicated Friday he believed the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, was created to fail when former President Barack Obam...


Turkey-backed rebels and regime forces clash in northern Syria

The Syrian Defense Forces - the USA -supported coalition led by Kurds that also includes Arab and Turkmen fighters - have been working to isolate Raqqa since No...


Tim Berners-Lee: Here's How You Fix the Web

Misinformation can spread like wildfire, Berners-Lee warns, putting it down to the dominance of just a few social media and search engines. A problem as old as ...


McCain calls on Trump to provide evidence of wiretapping

Earnest may be onto something when he claims the scandals with Trump seem to trigger his outrageous tweets. Well, President Trump has to provide the American ...


Malaysia, N. Korea to begin formal talks over return of Malaysians - minister

According to the sources, immediately following the attack at the airport, in which two women smeared the deadly nerve agent VX on his face, Malaysian authoriti...


CRPF men killed, 5 injured in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh

The attack on the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel took place in the forested area of Sukma district, a known area of Maoist activity, about 400 km...


US Hate Crime: Man Sets Indian Origin's Store on Fire

According police, however, the shop owners were of Indian descent. Quoting a sheriff, the Palm Beach Post reported the store's owners are not Muslim , an...


Manipur poll results are a clear mandate against Ibobi, Congress: Ram Madhav

Naga Peoples Front (NPF), the National People's Party (NPP) and Lokjanshakti Party (LJP) handed over support letter to Governor Najma Heptulla. With BJP's rec...


Palestinian Leader, President Trump Hold First Phone Call

In that vein, both the White House and Palestinian sources confirmed that Trump had invited Abbas to Washington for an upcoming visit. Abbas told Trump that p...


Jordan Releases Soldier Who Killed 7 Israeli Schoolgirls in 1997

The father of Sivan Fatihi, one of the girls who had been killed in the attack, told Israel Radio on Sunday that he had been informed by the Israeli embassy in ...