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Sharad Yadav faction appoints Chotubhai Amarsinh Vasava as JD-U chief

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Since he dumped the Congress and Lalu Yadav less than two months ago and partnered with the BJP to run the Bihar Government, Nitish Kumar has seemed to aim at most-loyal-ally status by regularly agreeing with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party, and today was no different as the Chief Minister addressed a press conference. Read More »

Almost 2 million, mostly in Florida, without power in Irma's wake

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Police obtained a search warrant on Thursday in their criminal investigation into the deaths, while Florida's healthcare agency ordered the nursing home to be suspended from the state Medicaid program. The family of Rosa Cabrera, a 94-year-old double amputee who survived the ordeal at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, brought their case to Broward Circuit Court, seeking unspecified damages, the Miami Herald reported . Read More »

Woman, financially aided by George Michael for IVF, delivers boy

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Lynette's 13-year battle to conceive sparked the sympathy of the Wham! singer after she appeared on Deal Or No Deal to raise funds for fertility treatment. Armed with this knowledge and medication to counteract the issue she was due to undergo another round of IVF, but she fell pregnant naturally. She added: "So it does definitely feel like George is looking over me". Read More »

Snap blocks Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia to "comply with local laws"

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They were that ones who invited us to be one of their news partners for the region". Snapchat is a famous social media app with millions of users all around the globe. Although this is not the first hit out towards the Al Jazeera network.Saudi authorities had previously demanded the Qatar government shut down the network completely as one of the 13 conditions to remove sanctions against the country but were later withdrawn. Read More »

Government Appoints IPS Officer YC Modi As Director General Of NIA

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Y.C. Modi will take over from Sharad Kumar after the latter completes his tenure on 30 October. Mr Modi, along with RK Raghavan, were members of the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team that ruled out the involvement of then Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi in the riots that swept the state in 2002, leaving 1,000 people, mostly Muslims, dead. Read More »

For Better or Worse - Buffalo Bills at Carolina Panthers

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He will strain for even low-end TE2 value. Sep. "But yet, you've just got to roll with the punches". Still, the Carolina Panthers are 2-0 thanks to what could be the best defense the Carolina Panthers have ever fielded. "They were bringing a lot of linebackers , mugging them up and then dropping them out", left tackle Matt Kalil said. We just all swarmed to the ball whenever we could. Read More »

One Of Two Suspects Of London Subway Blast Named By British Police

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Late on Friday, British Prime Minister Theresa May announced that the country's terrorism warning had been raised to critical, its highest level. In the wake of the bombing, police hinted they were searching for more than one suspect, and said they were keeping an "open mind" as to whether multiple people were involved. Read More »

Tillerson, Russia's Lavrov to meet on Sunday - US State Dept

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Earlier, the top U.S. diplomat gave an interview to the program Face the Nation on CBS saying that "if our diplomatic efforts (on North Korea) fail though, our military option will be the only one left". The move further escalated tensions in the region after North Korea conducted a nuclear test earlier this month. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, who Donald Trump contemptuously referred to as "rocket man" over the weekend, has continued to progress in his nuclear programme despite the ... Read More »

Gujarat Riots: Amit Shah Defends Maya Kodnani in Court

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By summoning Shah and others, including her nursing home and Sola civil hospital staff, Kodnani will attempt to prove she was present at spots such as the Gujarat assembly, civil hospital, her home, and other places, but not Naroda Gam on February 28, 2002. Read More »

Appears for Rohingyas in Supreme Court [Read affidavit]

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He added that the fresh affidavit needs to "fine tune some details, add some more inputs apart from also suggesting some recourse for Rohingyas outside Indian territory". "Some Rohingyas are indulging in illegal/anti-national activities i.e. mobilisation of funds through hundi/hawala channels, procuring fake Indian identities for other Rohingyas and also indulging in human trafficking". Read More »

On PM Modi's birthday, Piyush Goyal attends 'seva karya' in Chennai

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Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari praising Mr. Modi on issues including Doklam and triple talaq, slammed Arvind Kejriwal and his government for indulging in scams like Mohalla clinics. The people across the country are observing his birthday as "Seva Divas", Shah said, adding, during the Modi regime, development of the poor is being speeded up. Read More »

Boris Johnson cut adrift after Brexit ploy ends with £350m statistics rebuke

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Also appearing on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show , the Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable said the Foreign Secretary's comments placed the Prime Minister in "an impossible position". The Foreign Secretary was a key figure in the Vote Leave camp - and his Telegraph article continues to reverberate through Westminster. It is not the first time the £350 million figure has been disputed by the Authority. Read More »

Florida governor issues emergency rules for nursing homes after hurricane deaths

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Defede said . "At the time this incident occurred, you have to remember when the first patients were dying, there were 150 nursing homes across the state that did not have power". This was at The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, right? He also tweeted that he was "outraged" over the deaths Wednesday at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, where residents had endured sweltering conditions after Irma knocked out electricity last weekend. Read More »

Jose to become hurricane, rip currents threaten United States coast

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Meanwhile, a new tropical depression has formed far out over the Atlantic and is expected to become a tropical storm. The estimated maximum sustained winds have increased to near 80 miles per hour with higher gusts, and additional strengthening is expected this weekend, the hurricane center said Friday night. Read More »

Presidents Moon and Trump agree to thoroughly implement UNSC resolution against Pyongyang

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The launch, the North's second in the past few weeks, came after fresh global sanctions were passed this week in response to Pyongyang's sixth nuclear test conducted earlier this month . Haley insisted that it's a "new day" at the U.N. The US ambassador to the UN warned North Korea will be destroyed if it continues its "reckless behavior" and forces the United States and its allies to defend themselves against any attack. Read More »

St Louis police killing: Fresh protest breaks out in city

Organizers of a peaceful march in University City on Saturday called on people to leave and reconvene Sunday afternoon. Stockley had also been on a tour to Iraq during his time in the army and chose to be a police after that because "it's based on a foundation of service", he had said . Read More »

McMaster says there is military option against N. Korea

The administration has options on Iran, too, which has colored Trump's engagement with USA allies and partners since his surprise victory in November. North Korea launched what appeared to be an intermediate-range ballistic missile over northern Japan early Friday (local time), defying worldwide calls to halt its provocations. Read More »

Seoul, US agree on 'stronger, more practical' pressure on Pyongyang

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But the new course the president has charted for America has unnerved numerous roughly 120 world leaders who will gather in NY, many of whom were far more comfortable with President Obama. "This is a time to be serious, and it's a time for us to talk out these challenges and make sure there's action that follows it". Britain is due to host a ministerial meeting on Monday to seek a way to get Myanmar authorities to end a military offensive in the country's Rakhine state that has sent more ... Read More »

'Saturday Night Live' wins big as Trump jokes flow at Emmys

Every night that The Late Show has been on the air has been a night that Colbert has passionately slammed Trump and his staff alike for using their power to spread falsehoods and fear. " Stranger Things " was most entertaining, but " This Is Us " had the most heart, " The Handmaid's Tale " is most timely and " The Crown " is most majestic. Read More »

United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior

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The U.N. chief and his human rights commissioner have both warned that the actions of the military could constitute ethnic cleansing. It's hard to find in the Trump administration. Haley recently said the deal can not be "too big to fail", no matter the heavy investment of important USA allies in keeping it intact. "We must make North Korea understand this", Abe said. Read More »

Iran's Khamenei warns against U.S. breach of N

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While there is broad consensus that Iran is abiding by the agreement with the US, Russia, China and three European powers, some US officials have hinted that Trump would decertify the deal when it comes up for renewal in October. US President Donald Trump has threatened to tear up the deal and his administration has been looking for grounds to declare Iran in noncompliance, despite repeated United Nations declarations that Tehran has stuck to its commitments. Read More »

Power Restored to 4.8 Million Floridians Impacted by Hurricane Irma

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Duke said it expects to restore service to most of its customers by midnight September 17.In coming days, temperatures are forecast to reach 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 Celsius) in Miami, the high 80s F (low 30s C) in Jacksonville and the mid-80s F (around 30 C) F in Atlanta , according to meteorologists at AccuWeather.Irma hit southwestern Florida Sunday morning as a Category 4 hurricane, the second most severe on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale. Read More »

Sead Kolasinac Made Meal of David Luiz Challenge - Danny Murphy

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As Chelsea's frustration mounted, Luiz shrugged off Alexis Sanchez - on as a substitute - and launched into a needless lunge on Kolasinac in the 87th minute. We could have won it. While the Gunners are still awaiting their first league goal away from home, Wenger said the performance was more significant than the point. Read More »

People have dismissed conspiracies against Nawaz Sharif: Maryam Nawaz

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Nawaz Sharif and three of his children, including Maryam, are now facing a corruption investigation and trial by the country's anti-corruption watchdog, on the orders of the Supreme Court . Maryam asked supporters at a recent rally. The Pakistan Army personnel supervised the polling process. Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday accused of occurrence of rigging in Lahore's NA-120 by-election, while counting for the votes was still underway, ARY News reported. Read More »

Flag at half-mast for Arjan Singh today

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The IAF patriarch will be given a state funeral at 9.30 am at Brar Square. Former Indian Air Force (IAF) chiefs SP Tyagi, NC Suri and Anil Y Tipnis as well as several decorated officers who served under Arjan Singh during the 1965 war were also present. Read More »

'No agreement' on DACA between Trump and Democrats, says Paul Ryan

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Mr Trump has said the rich might see a hike in taxes as he pursues his tax overhaul by reaching out to Democrats to oppose cutting tax rates for the wealthy. Veterans of past House efforts to negotiate a bipartisan deal on immigration reform, are also on board. But in doing so, he's rustled some feathers among congressional Republicans. Read More »

Rocket Man - I Think It's Gonna Be a Long, Long Gas Line

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North Korea state media quoted him as saying his country is going "full speed and straight" to the goal of "completing its nuclear force", adding it is "nearly" there. The question remains, however, how realistic the Trump administration's threats are as the North quickly advances its nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities. Read More »

Lawsuit filed in Florida nursing home tragedy

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Police obtained a search warrant on Thursday in their criminal investigation into the deaths while Florida's healthcare agency ordered a Miami-area nursing home suspended from the state Medicaid program. The outreach began after conditions became safe following the storm, Department of Health spokeswoman Mara Gambineri said in an email. The tragedy in Broward prompted Farmer, Sen. Read More »

Actress Jackie Hoffman yells 'damn it!' after losing Emmy to Laura Dern

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Feud star Jackie Hoffman appeared to ignite her own Hollywood feud by mouthing "d*mmit" twice after Dern was called to the stage, and the internet had a field day with her reaction. Forgive me for being from real people, ' she began. However, the odds are this is just part of Hoffman's spoof of Joan Crawford's infamous 1963 Academy Awards spitefulness. Read More »