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Kejriwal Accuses Modi of Taking Bribe as Gujarat CM Kejriwal Accuses Modi of Taking Bribe as Gujarat CM
- November 16, 2016

Kejriwal tweeted, "Modiji has not done the right thing by making his mother queue up just to play politics". "When questioned about this transaction, Shubhendu Amitabh [who was the Group Executive President of Aditya Birla Management Corporation Private Limited at the time] told the Income Tax department that these were purely personal notes", said Kejriwal. (more...)
Vouching for Trump, Obama says United States will maintain alliances
- November 15, 2016

Obama admitted he was unlikely to achieve his goal of closing the Guantanamo Bay prison, blaming the failure on Congress. They may want to take the country in a significantly different direction. President Barack Obama is dodging a question about concerns that minorities and others have about President-elect Donald Trump's decision to name Steve Bannon - a man celebrated by the white nationalist movement - his chief strategist and senior adviser. (more...)
Is a TPP Deal Dead Under Trump?
- November 15, 2016

China is particularly interested in the completion on schedule of the study on the feasibility and potential benefits of FTAAP, which it has proposed to be a comprehensive, high-quality agreement that would encompass all of the current free trade agreements (FTAs) in the Asia-Pacific. (more...)
Newburgh family dies in fatal vehicle accident Newburgh family dies in fatal vehicle accident
- November 15, 2016

WXIN reports that Sophie Rinehart, 46-year-old David Rinehart, and 74-year-old Ruth Rinehart were all killed in the crash. Afterward, a 2006 Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck driven by Mason Hartkey, 19, of Jasper, was traveling southbound on I-69 and for unknown reasons, left the southbound lanes of traffic and entered the outside shoulder, striking the parked Honda. (more...)
Facebook CEO Denies False News Influenced US Election Facebook CEO Denies False News Influenced US Election
- November 15, 2016

With less than 1 percent of stories being deemed " hoaxes ", and only a portion of those political, Zuckerberg said it was "extremely unlikely hoaxes changed the outcome of this election in one direction or the other". "As long as it's on Facebook, and people can see it, as long as its on social media, people start believing it", he said. The company's willingness to defile its own trending news section to appease conservatives doesn't necessarily mean it would do the same to the news ... (more...)
Modi used black money to make Ghazipur rally a success: Mayawati
- November 15, 2016

Laying into the Congress, which has accused him of causing harassment to the people with the demonetization drive, Modi said, "It was the Congress that imposed Emergency and turned the nation into a jail for 19 months for saving the "gaddi" (chair) of Indira Gandhi". (more...)
Obama invites Trump to meet, congratulates him on victory
- November 14, 2016

The results were startling to Clinton and her aides, who had ended their campaign with a whirlwind tour of battleground states and had projected optimism that she would maintain the diverse coalition assembled by President Barack Obama in the past two elections. (more...)
Hamilton not expecting Red Bull favours in title battle
- November 14, 2016

Hamilton says his current position is more comfortable than previous title battles in 2007, 2008 and 2014, when he went into the final race defending a points lead. The hilly Sao Paulo circuit has a history of upsets, particularly when it rains. It's Hamilton's third pole in a row, and just the second time he's managed it in Brazil. (more...)
Tim Howard might be out for the rest of the year Tim Howard might be out for the rest of the year
- November 14, 2016

The 37-year-old went down when taking a goal kick and had to be replaced in the 40th minute by Brad Guzan. If this is all true and Howard misses the finals, the Rapids will have to use backup goalkeeper Zach MacMath. MacMath had been the starter prior to Howard's arrival in July, and put up impressive numbers, including a goals-against average of 0.76 in 17 matches. (more...)
Japan makes exception; signs historic nuclear deal with India Japan makes exception; signs historic nuclear deal with India
- November 14, 2016

But this assurance had always been supplied by New Delhi right through its nuclear discussion with Japan. But while India says this additional note is not binding, and is just an expression of views, Japan does not see it that way. Japan, the only country in the world to suffer nuclear attacks, has made a major exception by signing the atomic cooperation agreement with India, despite the latter not being a signatory to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). (more...)
Iraqi forces capture Nimrud area
- November 14, 2016

The JOC did not specifically mention the Nimrud archaeological site, which is located a little over a kilometre (less than a mile) west of the village that bears its name. "Our goal today is to clear out IS from the western part of Karkukli", he said. A dozen men swarmed around a barber shop for a shave. Meanwhile in Syria, the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) launched a separate offensive to capture Raqqa, considered the militant group's de facto group. (more...)
Obama honors NBA champs at White House Obama honors NBA champs at White House
- November 13, 2016

James, who has visited Obama in the White House after each of his three National Basketball Association championships (2012, 2013, 2016), has been outspoken about his views on Trump - particularly after the now president-elect was heard talking about women in a sexually aggressive way on a 2005 tape that was made public in October. (more...)
Chinese ship opens new trade route via Pakistani port Chinese ship opens new trade route via Pakistani port
- November 13, 2016

Earlier, Chief Minister Baluchistan Nawab Sanaullah Zehri welcomed the convoy in Quetta , which led by a chief adviser of the Xinjiang region, the chief minister has expressed that such an important progress towards implementation of CPEC for the country especially Baluchistan province. (more...)
Delhi's pollution levels worse than the great London smog of 1952 Delhi's pollution levels worse than the great London smog of 1952
- November 13, 2016

Most of these cities also figure in the World Health Organisation's list of most polluted cities in the world , but are routinely ignored by the national media. On Monday morning, it put levels of PM2.5 - the fine particles linked to higher rates of chronic bronchitis, lung cancer and heart disease - at an off-the-charts 778. (more...)
Has Australia inked a deal with U.S to resettle refugees?
- November 12, 2016

Labor Immigration spokesperson Shayne Neumann welcomed the prospect of a deal with the U.S. but was keen for further detail from the federal government. Senior opposition lawmaker Anthony Albanese said "if this occurs, that will be a good thing". For months Australia's conservative government has claimed to be in talks with unnamed countries to resettle refugees now based in Nauru and Manus, most of who come from Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. (more...)
Melania Trump And Michelle Obama Carry On An Awkward Tradition, Too Melania Trump And Michelle Obama Carry On An Awkward Tradition, Too
- November 12, 2016

On the one hand, you could say older voters helped Donald Trump win the presidential election. The phenomenon of the faithless voter is giving people hope that perhaps Donald Trump won't actually become the President of the US. It's a good reason, in addition to such obvious considerations as redistricting and the considerable power of state governments, that Democrats might want to place a real premium on making large gains at the state level in 2018. (more...)
Has Kim Learnt Her Lesson? Has Kim Learnt Her Lesson?
- November 11, 2016

The " Keeping Up With the Kardashians " star has invited her famous relatives round for a big calorific meal in celebration of the annual national holiday, which falls on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States, as they spend time together in one place. (more...)
Police Searching for Missing Texas Teen Police Searching for Missing Texas Teen
- November 11, 2016

Investigators, who later recovered Morris' missing auto, believe that Dobbs abducted Fritch, killed her and left her body in the woods. Officers discovered Morris, 37, and her daughter Pavilicek, 13, fatally shot in the home after Morris' mother alerted police she couldn't reach them. (more...)
Paris, Brussels attacks 'coordinator' IDed Paris, Brussels attacks 'coordinator' IDed
- November 11, 2016

Suicide bomb blasts at Brussels airport and metro stations on March 22 left 32 people dead. He first travelled to Syria in 2002 and then went back in 2004 before travelling to Iraq, where he was arrested for crossing the border illegally and jailed in 2005 for 10 years. (more...)
Clinton leads Trump 48-43 pct in Washington Post-ABC tracking poll Clinton leads Trump 48-43 pct in Washington Post-ABC tracking poll
- November 11, 2016

Enthusiasm for Clinton and Trump now stands at rough parity, both significantly lower than it was among supporters of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney four years ago. Another interesting statistic included in the Post/ABC poll lies in the percentage of voters who are supporting each candidate for their campaign, and the percentage of voters who are supporting them mainly out of opposition for their opponent. (more...)
Tammy Duckworth Defeats Mark Kirk in U.S Tammy Duckworth Defeats Mark Kirk in U.S
- November 10, 2016

Mark Kirk, a blue state conservative, became the first to cough up a seat to the Democrats. Rep. But he hurt his own campaign with a series of controversial statements , including last month, when he had to apologize to Duckworth after mocking her immigrant background - she was born in Bangkok to a Chinese-Thai mother and American father - and her family's military history during a debate . (more...)
Republicans keep control of Congress
- November 10, 2016

In a key legislative battle, Republicans also won control of the Kentucky House - the lone remaining Democratic-held chamber in the South - for the first time in almost a century while defeating Democratic House Speaker Greg Stumbo. In New Hampshire's first district, Democrat Carol Shea-Porter defeated Republican incumbent Frank Guinta. Its incumbents held seats most Republicans began the 2016 election cycle assuming were lost in some states and overcame weak campaigns in others. (more...)
Atlantic City braces for expected state takeover Atlantic City braces for expected state takeover
- November 10, 2016

With 93 precincts reporting early Wednesday morning, the casino question was failing almost 78 percent to 22 percent. "Proponents and their legislative allies said casino expansion was a sure bet for economic growth, saving Atlantic City and more", McInnes added. (more...)
Cosby back in court in fight over old testimony Cosby back in court in fight over old testimony
- November 10, 2016

Cosby's lawyers are using that supposed promise to support their dual arguments at a hearing continuing Wednesday that the case should be thrown out and that prosecutors shouldn't be allowed to use the deposition as evidence. Argusa. Cosby's lawyer, Angela Agrusa, harped on the delay in particular, claiming the charges stemmed from Kevin Steele's election campaign for district attorney against Castor a year ago in Montgomery County. (more...)
Other Indian cities join Delhi in air pollution emergency
- November 10, 2016

The court had told the authorities to double the rate of the environment compensation charge being levied on light and heavy commercial vehicles entering Delhi. "Have you even read the six orders of the tribunal on vehicles, dust, burning of waste, agriculture residue and general waste burning?" Agreeing to hear the matter tomorrow, a bench led by Chief Justice TS Thakur said, the court has already passed the orders and they need to be implemented. (more...)
ISIS terrorists in Mosul use civilians as 'human shields' ISIS terrorists in Mosul use civilians as 'human shields'
- November 10, 2016

The organisation added that only "modest" numbers of people had so far fled Mosul . For the men, the walk ended in Hammam Al Alil, a town about 15 km (10 miles) south of Mosul where Iraqi officials say Daesh is killing former members of the police and army who had lived in areas under its control. (more...)
Aguero left out for Argentina's crunch Brazil test
- November 10, 2016

Brazil coach Tite talks with his players during a training session in Belo Horizonte, Brazil , Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. "They know that Leo is very tough". Messi's left leg previously showed a picture of his son Thiago, wings and flowers but the old artwork has seemingly fallen out of favour with the five-time Ballon d'Or victor. (more...)
Donald Trump Vows to Unify a Deeply Divided Nation Donald Trump Vows to Unify a Deeply Divided Nation
- November 10, 2016

President Barack Obama promised Wednesday to work for a "smooth transition" of power to President-elect Donald Trump when he leaves office in January, citing the example set by former President George W. "The forgotten men and women of our country will be forgotten no longer", he said. The Republican nominee won Wednesday after capturing Wisconsin's 10 electoral votes, putting him over the 270 threshold. (more...)
Jury selection begins Monday in Charleston church shooting trial
- November 10, 2016

Roof, 22, is charged with fatally shooting nine people and wounding three others at a Wednesday night Bible study at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., in the summer of 2015, CSM noted. In a death penalty case, prospective jurors who say they would not be able to recommend a sentence of execution are not considered for a final panel, as are those who seem overzealous regarding the death penalty. (more...)
Clinton Campaigns in New Hampshire Clinton Campaigns in New Hampshire
- November 10, 2016

Sununu took the stage soon afterwards, and he chose to follow-up on Smith's impression. "Do you think Bill was referring Hillary when he said, 'I did not have sex with that woman?'" Sununu quipped. "We're nearly there, but the operative word is 'almost, '" he said. "It angers me that people are nearly selfish to the point of not understanding what we're talking about here". (more...)