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Pictures of the Queen: A retrospective look as she turns 92 Pictures of the Queen: A retrospective look as she turns 92
- April 20, 2018

No word on which members of the royal family will be attending, but with Kate Middleton due to give birth any day now, we suspect that she and possibly Prince William will be absent. It all dates back to the reign of George II, who was born in 1683. So in 1748 he decided he would combine his birthday with the annual Trooping the Colour parade, created to help familiarise soldiers with the colours of regiment flags. (more...)
Lowest unemployment reported second month straight Lowest unemployment reported second month straight
- April 20, 2018

Bureau of Labor Statistics released today by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development has showed. The previously reported job data from February, which showed the state had lost 300 private sector jobs that month, was revised upward dramatically-the state actually gained 3,700 private sector jobs in February, according to the revised data. (more...)
Banwarilal Purohit apologises, says patted journo`s cheek considering her as my granddaughter Banwarilal Purohit apologises, says patted journo`s cheek considering her as my granddaughter
- April 20, 2018

And, by the way, did Governor Banwarilal wash his hands before he extended a hand to pat? "Illiterate scoundrels are now in media, she (THE WEEK journalist) is not an exception to that". The journalist recalls the incident and said, It was completely uncalled for to touch a stranger without consent. Such dry prose is fit to be tied and dropped in the stinking Cooum. (more...)
Overnight, morning showers expected, sunshine, warmer temperatures coming this weekend Overnight, morning showers expected, sunshine, warmer temperatures coming this weekend
- April 20, 2018

Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. "Rainfall amounts around.50" are likely, but far western Kansas could be close to 1". Sunday will be sunny with a high reaching 60 and a low around 38. North northeast wind 8 to 11 miles per hour. Tomorrow Night: Becoming cloudy with scattered showers after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 miles per hour. (more...)
Trump Has Lied About His Wealth For Decades, Reporter Claims Trump Has Lied About His Wealth For Decades, Reporter Claims
- April 20, 2018

The story has audio of Trump posing as " John Barron ", telling Greenberg that " most of the assets have been consolidated" to Trump. Barron said that more than 90% of the ownership from his father's dealings had been given to Donald Trump . (more...)
Ali Zafar: I am a strong believer that the truth always prevails Ali Zafar: I am a strong believer that the truth always prevails
- April 20, 2018

In a lengthy Twitter post on Thursday, Ms. Shafi had said she had been subjected to sexual harassment "of a physical nature" at the hands of Mr. Zafar on more than one occasion. "My conscience will not allow it anymore #MeToo", she wrote alongside the post. Meesha's mother Saba Hameed who is a famous actress also spoke up, "I am hurt and angry and I feel very strongly about this". (more...)
Lavrov Says Trump Stayed Away From Putin's 'Red Lines' In Syria Strike
- April 20, 2018

White House national security adviser John Bolton told Russia's ambassador on Thursday that better relations between the two countries required addressing U.S. The US attack on Syria has absolved Russia of its "moral obligation" to hold back on supplying an advanced air defense system to Syria, the Russian foreign minister said Friday. (more...)
Barbara Bush Articles, Photos, and Videos Barbara Bush Articles, Photos, and Videos
- April 20, 2018

The burial will be on the grounds of the Bush library at Texas A&M University in College Station, about 100 miles northwest of Houston. "To the military, she was a Navy wife, a ship sponsor and a devoted advocate of the men and women in uniform, whom she treated like family", White said. (more...)
Shooting at Florida school as students stage walkout Shooting at Florida school as students stage walkout
- April 20, 2018

The injured student was taken to a local hospital. Today, students across the United States will also stage the second National School Walkout (beginning at 10:00 am EST) to demand change and increased gun control laws. "Parents please stand by for further direction from the school on how to pick up your children". "At this time we have one person injured and they are being treated by medics", the Sheriff's Office said. (more...)
North Korea Becomes Open to Talks About Denuclearization North Korea Becomes Open to Talks About Denuclearization
- April 20, 2018

There has never been a summit between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader, though Bill Clinton came close to agreeing to meet Kim's father, Kim Jong-il, in late 2000. withdrawal from the South was never on the table. Will the United States be able to talk the North Korean leader into giving up his nuclear weapons? Besides, both the USA and Japan have stressed that North Korea should not expect any reward until it takes "irreversible" steps to give up its nuclear ... (more...)
IDF, Hamas, Launch War of Fliers over Gaza Border
- April 20, 2018

The Palestinian Ministry of Health confirmed that 25-year-old Ahmad Nabil Abu Aqel succumbed to wounds sustained during protests in eastern Jabaliya, when Israeli soldiers shot him in the head. A small fire broke out in an Israeli farming area on Thursday afternoon near the border with central Gaza after a kite fell, witnesses said. "Every day, we will come here with a new way to resist them", he said, referring to Israel. (more...)
Banks run out of money as Indians hoard cash Banks run out of money as Indians hoard cash
- April 20, 2018

Also, all the four printing presses are working round-the-clock to print smaller currency notes. On the other hand, banks, the officials said, are replenishing cash at ATMs. According to the RBI data, during November 2016 to March 2017, Rs 82,168 crore was supplied to Hyderabad office of RBI which is the highest amongst all the offices of RBI in the country. (more...)
India Moves to Fix Inexplicable Cash Shortages India Moves to Fix Inexplicable Cash Shortages
- April 20, 2018

In Bihar , for instance, Rs 800-900 crore has been pumped in through the ATM network with initial assessments suggesting that the shortage may be tackled soon. In Kolkata, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said the cash crunch was a reminder of the demonetisation days. "The sitituation is normal now and we are having cash in our branches", said a Guwahati-basedbank official. (more...)
West Bengal panchayat polls: Calcutta High Court orders fresh dates for nomination West Bengal panchayat polls: Calcutta High Court orders fresh dates for nomination
- April 20, 2018

Calcutta high court on Friday extended the deadline for submission of nominations in the Bengal panchayat polls by a day, which will be decided by the state election commission in consultation with the state government. Calling the SEC as a "broker" of the TMC, Bhattacharya demanded that the State Election Commissioner Amarendra Kumar Singh be removed and argued that the Calcutta High Court has every right to intervene in the election process and those opposing are raising unconstitutional ... (more...)
Chuck Schumer is introducing legislation to 'decriminalize' marijuana at the federal level Chuck Schumer is introducing legislation to 'decriminalize' marijuana at the federal level
- April 20, 2018

According to CNN and the Associated Press reports, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is planning to propose legislation next week that would decriminalize the drug at the federal level. New York governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) also warmed to the idea of legalization last week, saying that neighboring states like MA and potentially New Jersey already have, so "for all intents and purposes, it is going to be here anyway." Sen. (more...)
Seoul: North Korea Has Dropped Key Demand for Denuclearization Seoul: North Korea Has Dropped Key Demand for Denuclearization
- April 20, 2018

At the meeting, Albright offered to provide oil and help North Korea to build two nuclear reactors for electricity generation in exchange for Pyongyang's agreement to stop constructing reactors for producing weapons-grade nuclear materials. (more...)
Savannah woman reflects on meeting Former First Lady Barbara Bush Savannah woman reflects on meeting Former First Lady Barbara Bush
- April 20, 2018

While many got to know Bush through the years by watching her on television or reading about her in the newspaper, one local woman got to have an up-close encounter with her. He said the outpouring of support and friendship toward his wife following her death "is lifting us all up". Bush wanted her husband, who was already confined to a wheelchair, to protect his health by canceling the trip. (more...)
Basque group ETA apologizes to victims ahead of dissolution Basque group ETA apologizes to victims ahead of dissolution
- April 20, 2018

In the statement , Eta said it was aware of the pain it has caused all of its victims. "We sincerely regret it". "We really are sorry", the statement adds. It handed over its arms past year. In its statement to Gara , its traditional mouthpiece, ETA said it was not alone in being responsible for the violence in the Basque Country. (more...)
United Nations in security talks with Syria United Nations in security talks with Syria
- April 20, 2018

United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Wednesday the measures are needed in view of the small arms fire and explosive device detonated during a visit by the United Nations advance team Tuesday. Today's news comes as the Pentagon warned the Syrian government still had the capability to launch a fresh chemical attack. Syria and its Russian backers deny that government forces were responsible for the reported attack in the town of Douma. (more...)
Naroda Patiya riot case: Gujarat High Court likely to pronounce verdict Naroda Patiya riot case: Gujarat High Court likely to pronounce verdict
- April 20, 2018

Maya Kodnani , a gynaecologist, was sentenced to a life term in 2012 for her role in the riots in Naroda Patiya, a suburb of Ahmedabad , where about 97 Muslims were massacred in the single bloodiest episode of the three-day violence that followed the Godhra train burning of February 27, 2002. (more...)
Arizona teachers vote to walkout next Thursday Arizona teachers vote to walkout next Thursday
- April 20, 2018

Arizona jumped into a movement for higher teacher pay that started in West Virginia , where a strike garnered a raise, and spread to Oklahoma , Kentucky and most recently Colorado. Seventy-eight percent of school employees voted in favor of walking out. Meanwhile, a grassroots teachers group is conducting voting in which teachers indicate whether to go on strike . (more...)
UN security team working with chemical experts comes under fire in Syria UN security team working with chemical experts comes under fire in Syria
- April 20, 2018

The team had to return to its base in Damascus after Tuesday's shooting attack. The State Department could not say if those attempts to "sanitize" were successful, but it did say that there is a chance that the investigation could be compromised by the time officials get to those sites. (more...)
Former Spartan Auston Robertson arrested in Kansas Former Spartan Auston Robertson arrested in Kansas
- April 20, 2018

The former JUCO standout has been arrested again. In response, a judge revoked Robertson's bond in the assault case. Then on Tuesday, Robertson faced four charges including armed with a unsafe weapon, aggravated robbery, distributing marijuana, and interference with a police officer. (more...)
Trump Warns Russia to 'Get Ready' for US Missile Strikes in Syria Trump Warns Russia to 'Get Ready' for US Missile Strikes in Syria
- April 20, 2018

But Ghias Moussa, who heads the New Jersey and NY chapters of the Syrian American Forum, a group opposed to USA intervention, said the United States should stop trying to push for regime change. The move was meant to send a firm message to Assad, and at the time , Trump said it was in the "vital national security interest of the United States to prevent and deter the spread and use of deadly chemical weapons". (more...)
Microsoft Is Already Hiring Staff To Work On The Future Xbox Console Microsoft Is Already Hiring Staff To Work On The Future Xbox Console
- April 20, 2018

For now, we can still enjoy the current generation as they are far from being finished. Since that time, both Sony and Microsoft have also released the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X consoles respectively, although the future of gaming will be for newer pieces of hardware. (more...)
Class 10 students to be compensated for error Class 10 students to be compensated for error
- April 20, 2018

The paper for the same was held on 12 March. Now, another decision has taken by the CBSE that it will go to give two extra marks to the students who have appeared for the English exam. In the exam, students were asked the synonyms of the words endurance, obstruction, and motivation but the paragraphs in which they were supposed to look for the answers were wrongly mentioned in the question. (more...)
SC directs Centre to seize underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's Mumbai properties SC directs Centre to seize underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's Mumbai properties
- April 20, 2018

In the Mumbai serial blasts, at least 257 people were killed. Dawood had fled the country and the departments concerned sought to seize properties belonging to the fugitive don. In November past year, Smugglers and Foreign Exchange Manipulators (Forfeiture of Property) (SAFEMA) of the Finance Ministry became the first government body to sell off three of Dawood's properties during a public auction in south Mumbai. (more...)
Syrian boy given food to act as gas victim, says Russia TV Syrian boy given food to act as gas victim, says Russia TV
- April 20, 2018

The statement added that Trump would be speaking with French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May. " Russia and Syria must cooperate". President Donald Trump is sending contradictory messages, saying that he wants to withdraw US troops from Syria, but also promising to continue actions to stop the use of chemical weapons by the Bashar al-Assad regime. (more...)
United Kingdom envoy: Russian Federation and Syria must let inspectors visit Douma United Kingdom envoy: Russian Federation and Syria must let inspectors visit Douma
- April 20, 2018

The suspected chemical attack triggered the USA response. Kenneth McKenzie, director of the United States military's Joint Staff, said Syrian president Bashar al-Assad's regime retains a "residual" chemical capability at a variety of sites across the country. (more...)
Opposition parties to meet on Friday on CJI impeachment Opposition parties to meet on Friday on CJI impeachment
- April 20, 2018

Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Kapil Sibal address the media on Friday. As per the Judges Inquiry Act, 1968, a complaint against a judge has to be made through a resolution either by 100 members of Lok Sabha or 50 Rajya Sabha members. (more...)

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