Lok Sabha Speaker lauds Indian scientists for Chandrayaan-2

The vehicle is in good health. The agency tweeted on Saturday that a rehearsal for the launch was completed successfully. The "Baahubali" rocket carried the 3.8-tonne Chandrayaan 2 rocket which has three modules namely Orbiter, Lander ( Vikra... More..

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Protest in South Korea against Japan
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Protest in South Korea against Japan

He said the refusal to accept the arbitration process marked a further breach of the 1965 bilateral agreement on the settlement of problems concerning property and on economic cooperation, on top of the South K...More..

Saudi King approves hosting USA troops to enhance security in region
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Saudi King approves hosting USA troops to enhance security in region

Earlier in the day, CENTCOM announced that the United States armed forces have surveillance aircraft observing the situation in the Strait of Hormuz . Senior American defence officials said some United Sta...More..

Trump says he is willing to help in Japan, South Korea dispute
by | Saturday, July 20, 2019

Trump says he is willing to help in Japan, South Korea dispute

Seoul has accused Tokyo of weaponizing trade to retaliate against the South Korean court rulings on compensating forced labour and plans to file a complaint with the World Trade Organization. The signing itse...More..

Divided House votes for resolution condemning Trump’s racist remarks
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Divided House votes for resolution condemning Trump’s racist remarks

While a number of Republicans have spoken out against Trump's racist comments , Ocasio-Cortez said "absolutely not" enough GOP members had condemned the USA leader's words. "While 80% of Democrats believe ...More..

USA is always welcome for negotiations: Iranian FM Zarif
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

USA is always welcome for negotiations: Iranian FM Zarif

The United Nations has voiced concerns to the United States over restrictions placed on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif during his current trip to New York, UN spokesman Farhan Haq said on Monda...More..

Gun owners hand over firearms at first buyback event in Christchurch
by | Monday, July 15, 2019

Gun owners hand over firearms at first buyback event in Christchurch

Licenced firearms owners have until December 20 to surrender weapons that have now been deemed illegal under the scheme. A total of 224 guns were handed in today at the Government's first buyback event. "They...More..

United States wants North Korea freeze as beginning, not end, of denuclearisation
by | Sunday, July 14, 2019

United States wants North Korea freeze as beginning, not end, of denuclearisation

Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest North Korea news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Until earlier this year, North Korea had called for United Nations sanctions, aimed at thwa...More..

Turkey receives first S-400 defence system shipment from Russian Federation
by | Saturday, July 13, 2019

Turkey receives first S-400 defence system shipment from Russian Federation

Turkey had attempted to purchase the S-400 in 2013 from China, but that deal fell through in 2015 due to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation disapproval. Russia's Rostec State Corporation Sergei Chemezov said i...More..

Accuser says Jeffrey Epstein raped her when she was 15
by | Thursday, July 11, 2019

Accuser says Jeffrey Epstein raped her when she was 15

Prosecutors are likely to argue he is a flight risk and should remain in jail instead of being released on bail pending trial. On Monday, Weingarten told the court that the government is "seeking two bites at...More..

Attorney: Girl fell to death from open window on cruise ship
by | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Attorney: Girl fell to death from open window on cruise ship

The family's attorney, Michael Winkleman , disputes this characterization of the incident. Winkleman said that Chloe, from Granger, Indiana, enjoyed watching her older brother play hockey and loved to bang o...More..

United Nations right chief urges Venezuela to address human rights violations
by | Sunday, July 07, 2019

United Nations right chief urges Venezuela to address human rights violations

The Thursday report issued by United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet accused the Venezuela government of using a strategy of instilling fear in its population to retain power and removing opp...More..

Russian submariners dead after fire on Navy research vessel, Russian media reports
by | Saturday, July 06, 2019

Russian submariners dead after fire on Navy research vessel, Russian media reports

But as the public eagerly awaited to hear more about what happened, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told reporters Wednesday not to expect much. "The investigation is conducted by the Commander-in-Chief of t...More..

Authorities search the Rio Grande River for a missing 2-year-old
by | Thursday, July 04, 2019

Authorities search the Rio Grande River for a missing 2-year-old

A report issued by investigators for the Department of Homeland Security said supervisors raised concerns for the health and safety of detainees and agents, warning that the overcrowding represented a "ticking...More..

Abrams Tanks Arrive in US Capital for July 4 Ceremony
by | Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Abrams Tanks Arrive in US Capital for July 4 Ceremony

The Council of the District of Columbia opposes the exhibition, tweeting Monday, "Tanks but no tanks", and linking to a 2018 memo from the Pentagon that discouraged them during planning for the scuttled Veter...More..

Doha Talks Continue Amid Taliban's Attack In Kabul
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Doha Talks Continue Amid Taliban's Attack In Kabul

Officials and police were at the scene of the blast and few details were available. In its statement, the education ministry said five schools had been partially damaged, and asked "all sides involved in figh...More..

A very hot final weekend of June
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

A very hot final weekend of June

There is still quite a bit of uncertainty with this storm and high temperatures will be determined by the movement. As has been the case recently, any stronger storms will be capable of producing small hail and...More..

Trump Threatens to Delay Census After Supreme Court Blocks Adding Citizenship Question
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Trump Threatens to Delay Census After Supreme Court Blocks Adding Citizenship Question

The Constitution requires a census count every 10 years. Santa Cruz County Census 2020 workers and organizations have been on high-alert, trying to spread information about and encourage people to participate...More..

New Boeing 737 Max safety issue will keep planes grounded for longer
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

New Boeing 737 Max safety issue will keep planes grounded for longer

Boeing said in a securities filing late on Wednesday that the FAA has asked it to address through software changes a specific flight condition not covered in the company's already-unveiled software changes. ...More..

Angela Merkel seen shaking for second time in just over a week
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Angela Merkel seen shaking for second time in just over a week

Merkel said afterward that she was fine after drinking three glasses of water, which she "apparently needed". "The federal chancellor is fine", spokesman Steffen Seibert said. She has a reputation for remarkabl...More..

Sanders unveils sweeping plan to wipe out college debt, costs
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Sanders unveils sweeping plan to wipe out college debt, costs

Sander's proposal comes after similar legislation was unveiled by his rival for the Democratic presidential nomination, Senator Elizabeth Warren . Summer vacation is in full swing everywhere, and this is on...More..

Johnson's domestic dispute fuels debate in Britain over his PM credentials
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Johnson's domestic dispute fuels debate in Britain over his PM credentials

Sky News invited the leadership rivals to take part in the head-to-head debate tomorrow night hosted by Kay Burley but said it would be cancelled due to Mr Johnson's decision not to attend. Neighbour Tom Pen...More..

Trump picks newest White House press secretary
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Trump picks newest White House press secretary

She also worked on Mitt Romney's presidential campaign in 2012. Stephanie Grisham is stepping into Sarah Huckabee Sanders' shoes and becoming the next White House press secretary . "Grisham is pure Tru...More..

Acting Customs and Border Protection chief resigns amid migrant detention outrage
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Acting Customs and Border Protection chief resigns amid migrant detention outrage

The official said soap and water is continuously available. Clara Long, a senior researcher with Human Rights Watch, and other lawyers inspected the facilities because they are involved in the Flores settle...More..

Florida Woman Arrested After Giving Husband's Guns to Police
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Florida Woman Arrested After Giving Husband's Guns to Police

On June 14, the two were involved in a "verbal altercation" after a courthouse hearing for their pending divorce, according to Joseph Irby's arrest affidavit. "These loopholes are major contributors to the dead...More..

Chennai's Water Shortage: How Are They Coping?
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Chennai's Water Shortage: How Are They Coping?

Annadurai added that " restaurants have been closed, students are in schools where there is no water, people working in IT companies have been asked to stay at home". "We hope to win some rainfall tremendous q...More..

Pres. Trump Halts Expected ICE Raids to give Democrats One 'Last Chance'
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Pres. Trump Halts Expected ICE Raids to give Democrats One 'Last Chance'

Immigration and Customs Enforcement will begin raids Sunday in 10 major cities across the United States. The other cities are Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York and Sa...More..

Racial Bias Runs Deep In The Supreme Court’s Latest Decision
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Racial Bias Runs Deep In The Supreme Court’s Latest Decision

Flowers was found guilty in four of the six trials - the first three of which were overturned by MS appellate courts due to prosecutorial misconduct. The Mississippi Supreme Court docket overturned the three ea...More..

Massive refinery fire rocks Philadelphia
by | Sunday, June 23, 2019

Massive refinery fire rocks Philadelphia

Deputy Fire Commissioner Craig Murphy told the outlet a Value-Added Tax of butane had ignited and eventually exploded - and that a series of small explosions occurred as the fire spread through multiple pipes...More..

Iran says it will break uranium stockpile limit set by nuclear deal
by | Saturday, June 22, 2019

Iran says it will break uranium stockpile limit set by nuclear deal

But he also downplayed Iran's aggression, arguing that the country has adopted a less hostile posture towards the United States since he became president. On May 8, Tehran stopped complying with parts of the ...More..

C'bean American legislator critical of Trump's plan to deport illegal immigrants
by | Friday, June 21, 2019

C'bean American legislator critical of Trump's plan to deport illegal immigrants

Trump - himself accused by opponents of wide-ranging corruption - told the crowd that together they had formed "a great political movement" that had "stared down a broken and corrupt political establishment". C...More..

Pakistan chiefs accidentally add cat filter to Facebook Live press conference
by | Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Pakistan chiefs accidentally add cat filter to Facebook Live press conference

Shoukat Yousufzai's party later released a statement to explain the incident. It didn't take long for commentators to pounce on the error, with plenty of pictures appearing online before the original video ...More..

Donald Trump calls London mayor Sadiq Khan a 'national disgrace'
by | Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Donald Trump calls London mayor Sadiq Khan a 'national disgrace'

Whilst four of the five other leadership candidates distanced. "Khan is a disaster - will only get worse!' A spokesman for Mr Khan said: 'Sadiq's thoughts are with the victims" families. Khan is addressing ...More..

Massive power failure hits Argentina and Uruguay
by | Monday, June 17, 2019

Massive power failure hits Argentina and Uruguay

The cause of the power failure remains unknown, according to Gustavo Lopetegui, Argentina's energy secretary. Half of Argentina had power by mid-afternoon, Macri said. The blackout occurred during the Argenti...More..

by | Monday, June 17, 2019

Phoenix police draw gun on couple after their daughter steals doll

The officer prompts and threatens Harper to put her hands up, despite her own protest that she is carrying a child in her arms, and cannot do so. "I'm going to put a cap in your a-", one officer said to Ames ...More..

19th SCO Summit all set to begin in Bishkek from today
by | Saturday, June 15, 2019

19th SCO Summit all set to begin in Bishkek from today

This will be the second CHS meeting after India became a member of SCO. The bilateral treaty is likely to increase flow of investment between India and Kyrgyzstan and provide protection to investors from th...More..

They got high at funerals 2500 years ago
by | Saturday, June 15, 2019

They got high at funerals 2500 years ago

The researchers identified " cannabis " when they carried out investigations to identify the function of the ancient wooden burners. The cannabis had high levels of the psychoactive compound THC, suggesti...More..

Tory leadership contest: Boris Johnson tops first ballot
by | Friday, June 14, 2019

Tory leadership contest: Boris Johnson tops first ballot

Novinite.com recalls that British Prime Minister Theresa May announced her resignation and said she will leave her leadership seat at the Conservative Party on June 7, which will also begin the process of cho...More..

Baseball's David Ortiz walks after surgery; second man arrested in shooting
by | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Baseball's David Ortiz walks after surgery; second man arrested in shooting

Per the report , there is no indication that the suspect is the shooter, and police have yet to release a motive. Garcia was beaten to a pulp by bystanders following the shooting and then handed over to polic...More..

Trump claims single folded sheet of paper is his secret agreement with
by | Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Trump claims single folded sheet of paper is his secret agreement with

This is important to both countries. 'We had nothing two weeks ago. 'I think they probably got it the probably from somebody who worked here and said how well they were doing. A lot of people are saying that ...More..