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Amit Shah launches BJP's door-to-door campaign in Gujarat


This Abhiyan is a part of the party's election campaign in Gujarat, where the members of the ruling BJP will reach out to the voters through this door to door campaign in 50,000 booths. Shah will launch the campaign from Naranpura between 9 am and 11 am on Tuesday during which he will pass through various localities of the area like Ambaji Mandir, Laxmi Krupa, Paras Nagar, Surya Apartment among others. Read More »

Tim and Faith bringing their world tour to Grand Forks


November 17. After selling out a bunch of their 2017 dates during its North American run with nearly 1 million people in attendance thus far, they're back with tour stops everywhere from NY to LA. Tickets range from $69.50 to $119.50, and can be purchased through the Giant Center Box office at the Hershey Entertainment website or through TicketMaster . Read More »

10 held in Swiss, French anti-terror operation: probe sources


The Swiss-based suspect had communicated with people in France on social networks about unspecified violent acts, the official said. An arrest was also made in Switzerland, bringing the total number of suspects held to 10, according to French broadcaster BFMTV quoting sources close to the investigation. Read More »

Funeral prayers offered for Pakistani diplomat killed in Afghanistan


Afghanistan handed over the body of Nayyar Iqbal Rana to Pakistani authorities at the Torkham border near Peshawar, from where it was sent to Islamabad for funeral and last rites, officials said. Pakistan's foreign secretary also summoned Afghan charge d'affaires to the FO on Monday and lodged a strong protest with him over the killing, Faisal said. Read More »

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to agree to send more troops to Afghanistan


The secretary-general said that around 13,000 troops from 39 countries now serve as part of RSM and the U.S. is increasing its commitment as part of the new South Asian strategy announced by President Donald Trump. Troop contributions had rested on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies seeing more details about Trump's strategy, diplomats said. Many other allied nations and partners would send more troops in the months to come to support Afghanistan's efforts against worldwide terrorism ... Read More »

Pennsylvania State Police trooper shot during traffic stop


CBSPhilly reports state police say the suspect is in Easton Hospital with at least one gunshot wound. Investigators said the corporal was outside his vehicle when the two exchanged gunfire. It's believe that the Trooper has been flown to a hospital in Bethlehem, PA. Police are converging on Easton Hospital, where the auto involved in the traffic stop showed up shortly after the incident, scanner reports say. Read More »

No immediate stay on Tipu Jayanti celebrations, says Karnataka HC

In order to prevent any untoward incidents during Tipu Jayanti, the Deputy Commissioner, Priyanka Mary Francis, had issued prohibitory orders as a precautionary measure, the release said. Petitioner Manjunath KP had sought directions to restrain the celebrations in his home district of Kodagu, saying it would foment communal disharmony. Read More »

Trump to Saudi Arabia: Bring Aramco IPO to America


Aramco plans to trade its shares on the Saudi domestic stock market, the Tadawul, but the oil giant also aims next year to list five per cent of its shares on some foreign stock exchange that is yet to be determined. During his visit there last summer, he signed a $110 billion defense agreement with Saudi King Salman. Trump's tweet , sent hours before he was set to depart for an 11-day tour of Asia, came out of the blue for Aramco, according to a person familiar with the company, who asked ... Read More »

Carter Page raised idea of Trump going to Russian Federation


The latest revelations have increased scrutiny on Sessions, who previously came under fire for saying during his Senate confirmation hearing that he had no interactions with the Russians only to be later corrected that he met with Sergey Kislyak, who was the Russian ambassador to the USA at the time, during the campaign. Read More »

Marner helps Maple Leafs top Golden Knights 4-3


After being acquired via trade from the Nashville Predators in February 2015, Leipsic played with the Marlies for the rest of that season and was called up for just six games with the Leafs the following year. Even with Matthews in the lineup the Leafs have been playing poorly of late. "Not playing without the puck right, turning over the puck. It's nice going home with that feeling (of deciding the game)". Read More »

Indian man jailed 27 years for funding Al Qaeda

The former Ohio State University engineering student was one of four who were arrested and charged with plotting to travel to Yemen to give al-Awlaki $22,000. The individual connected him with an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who asked for a $1,000 downpayment to do the job. The justice department statement quoted Mohammad as saying, "The sooner would be good, you know" when asked when he wanted the murder committed. Read More »

Scottish parliament offices briefly evacuated in suspect white powder scare


He did not notice anything unusual, but was later told that a similar package received by Mr Halcro-Johnston had contained white powder when it was opened by a member of his staff at about 11:30. "Parliament staff are working to assess the situation". People were initially evacuated from the Tory floor of the four-story MSP block, followed by other floors. Read More »

Labour politician who was suspended over sex allegations is found dead


He was married and had a son and a daughter. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the death was " terrible and deeply shocking news ", while his deputy Tom Watson said it is a " tragedy beyond words ". "We will all want to gather our thoughts before paying proper tribute to him over the coming days", said the Assembly's presiding officer Elin Jones. Read More »

J&K police to ask Pak to collect body of Masood Azhar's nephew


He said the two other terrorists who were killed in the encounter included Divisional Commander Muhammad Bhai and Waseem, a resident of Drubgam, Pulwama . "We have reason to believe that this weapon was given by Pakistan army to Jaish militants". "As far as the M4 weapon is concerned, we will investigate how it came into the hands of these militants", Khan said, addressing a press conference in Srinagar . Read More »

Shots Fired Near TCU Campus, Lockdown Issued


School officials urged those on campus to seek shelter. The lockdown was lifted just after 8 a.m. That driver rammed their shuttle into the other shuttle. Two shuttle employees got into an argument, which led to one of them firing a shot at the other, police said . Lockdown remains. Suspect: black male, white shirt, black trousers, driving TCU shuttle #24171. Read More »

Trump Tells Japanese Automakers To Build Cars In The US

The firm will invest roughly $10 billion in the USA over the next half-decade, the company's North American chief executive officer said in January. A day after a series of social outings with his Japanese counterpart, Trump was getting down to business Monday during high-stakes security and trade talks. Read More »

Latvala out as Senate budget chief - for now - as harassment probe begins


Sen. Jack Latvala has lost his position as Senate Budget Chair in the wake of a series of allegations of sexual harassment from six women in Tallahassee. "You don't force your kids to hug relatives and kiss relatives, and this is why", one of the women, a fellow Republican who has worked with Latvala in the Florida Senate, told Politico. Read More »

Congress weighs alliance option with Hardik Patel


Alpesh has officially joined hands with Congress whereas Hardik and Jignesh are yet to announce association with Congress party. Both Congress and BJP are seeking to woo under-35 voters who account for 65% of the electorate in the state. Read More »

Brian Hoyer Was Halloween Shopping When Jimmy Garoppolo Trade Went Down


Brian Hoyer called the 49ers quarterback job "a great opportunity" for Jimmy Garoppolo , who still has no official timetable to debut in the role Hoyer went 0-6 to start the season. "Kyle will get him in the right system and get him going". "Then, when you get into the game-plan stuff, try to focus in on that". A report on Sunday suggested that 49ers general manager John Lynch inquired about a trade for Brady during the Garoppolo talks before the QB was sent to San Francisco in exchange ... Read More »

Virginia polls open in race for next governor, other posts

The president is accusing Northam of being "weak on crime, weak on our GREAT VETS" and opposed to the second amendment. Virginia has the nation's only competitive governor's race this year and it could be an early referendum on Pres.Trump's popularity ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. Read More »

Japan's 'black widow' sentenced to hang for killing husbands, lovers with cyanide


She had said later to the judges that she was ready to face the death penalty: "Even if I was being executed tomorrow, I would die with a smile ". In all four murders, prosecutors said Kakehi tricked her lovers into drinking cyanide, convincing them it was a health cocktail, to inherit their wealth and insurance payouts, the Japan Times reported. Read More »

Mum-of-3 mauled by Siberian tiger in Russian zoo


The woman was transferred to a hospital in Kaliningrad, about 50km north of the Polish border, and her injuries are said to be non-life threatening. This isn't the first time Kaliningrad Zoo has been in the news. But there was clearly a problem and the cat - described as "elderly" - was able to attack. "The animal entered the enclosure when the keeper was there", said a statement. Read More »

Periods of Rain This Afternoon


Temperatures will drop to the upper 20s and low 30s Monday night , with dry conditions and a light north breeze. The snow should change to rain showers by Sunday afternoon. It's a bit milder in the lower 50s Monday . High temperatures will climb into the lower to middle 80s. This will keep skies partly cloudy, switch winds to the northeast at 5-10 miles per hour and cool lows to the upper 40s/ low 50s. Read More »

Red Cross: $6m in Ebola funds went missing from fraud


In a statement , the Red Cross said that its investigation uncovered fraud in all three countries affected by the plague, and is working with those governments to "investigate and legally pursue" any persons involved. In 2014, the IFRC had to respond to the massive outbreak of the disease, which initially erupted in Guinea and quickly spread to Sierra Leone and Liberia. Read More »

Questions answered as open enrollment continues for Obamacare


Tech-savvy newcomer Oscar Health has four different TV commercials running in six states including Texas and OH that espouse "easy health insurance " with video shots of patients text-messaging with Oscar. Normally, people have from November 1 to January 31 to sign up for a plan; this year, they have until December 15. For example: When Trump stopped paying for cost-sharing reductions, he kicked that expense onto insurers, who subsequently increased premiums to make up for the cost. Read More »

Delhi Pollution: Kejriwal seeks more time


NGT has sought a reply by November 9, 2017. "Delhi has become a gas chamber". Every year this happens during this part of year. "We have to find a soln to crop burning in adjoining states", said Kejriwal in a tweet. According to the pollution department, fog conditions have returned to the region, aided by a reduction in wind speed and an increase in moisture content in the air that will trap pollutants and emissions from localised sources. Read More »

War with India not an option, says Pakistan PM


He, however, expressed little hope of any significant movement with talks between the countries as both prepared for elections Pakistan next year and India the year after. "We welcome this statement by the Pakistan Prime Minister and also urge him to intensify the efforts at diplomatic level and through other channels help in reaching the final resolution of Kashmir issue become the part of Pakistan which will happen when people here are given their right to self-determine their ... Read More »

Cloudy, chance of morning showers — TODAY'S FORECAST


Northwest wind 7 to 11 miles per hour. While most of the country is thinking about potential winter storms, November is part of the second season for severe thunderstorms, The Weather Channel reports. Southwest wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening. Monday's high temperature is predicted to be near 70 degrees. Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Read More »

Demonetization, GST complete disaster for Indian economy: Manmohan Singh


The bullet train, he said, launched with much fanfare, is an exercise in vanity. The country will mark the first anniversary of note ban or demonetisation as it is popularly called on Wednesday. "This was organised loot and legalised plunder ". And he asked whether questioning the bullet train made one anti-development? Singh added that coercive steps like note ban are ineffective in promoting less cash economy. Read More »

Petitions filed in Kenya against Kenyatta win in repeat poll


Mwau is also of the view that IEBC flouted clear constitutional and election laws providing the manner, conditions, precedent and time frame within which presidential elections are to be held. The Constitution provides seven days for the filing of such a petition in the Supreme Court following the declaration of a victor. Kenyatta garnered 7,483,895 votes while his main challenger Raila Odinga , who withdrew from the election, got 73,228 votes. Read More »