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P Chidambaram seeks greater autonomy for J&K, gets panned by BJP P Chidambaram seeks greater autonomy for J&K, gets panned by BJP
- October 28, 2017

Jaitley also blamed previous UPA governments for its inaction in addressing Kashmir problem. Whereas, 10 years of the Congress-led UPA government proved to be a watershed in restoring normalcy, promoting economic activity, tourism and infrastructural development, engaging with the people within the framework of the Constitution and fighting terrorism and militancy decisively, he said. (more...)
Brush Fire Burns in Cleveland National Forest Brush Fire Burns in Cleveland National Forest
- October 28, 2017

The video above, captured by the Forest Fire Lookout Association San Diego-Riverside Chapter, shows an early evening timelapse view of the fire from a nearby watchtower on Thursday. Pictures presented via web-based networking media demonstrated a section of smoke ascending from the mountains, unmistakable from adjacent local locations. (more...)
Don't forget the clocks go back an hour at 2am tonight Don't forget the clocks go back an hour at 2am tonight
- October 28, 2017

Britain first adopted British Summer Time during the First World War in order to save fuel by reducing the need for artificial light. American Founding Father Benjamin Franklin was the first to call for the clocks to go back when the days get shorter. (more...)
Human remains recovered in wooded area in Nassau County Human remains recovered in wooded area in Nassau County
- October 28, 2017

The body was found on Commercial Street, the high-level source said. Police and federal authorities have found human remains in a thatch of woods in Long Island, authorities said Saturday - the third body recovered in Nassau County in the last two weeks. (more...)
Iraqi, Kurdish Forces Reach Ceasefire Deal Iraqi, Kurdish Forces Reach Ceasefire Deal
- October 28, 2017

A coalition of United States (US)-led military forces said a ceasefire has been reached between the government in Baghdad and the Iraqi Kurdish minority after clashes emerged due to controversial vote on Kurdish independence last month. "We are encouraging dialogue, we are trying to get the tensions down", he added. But an MP close to Mr Abadi, Ali al-Alaq, warned that agreeing to "freeze" the referendum result and not annul it would create a "time bomb" that the KRG "could throw at the ... (more...)
Modi tells media, debate how parties evolve leadership Modi tells media, debate how parties evolve leadership
- October 28, 2017

He said funding to political parties is often debated but not their internal structures, how they give opportunities to the new generation of leaders and style of functioning. "But overall, how they are formed, how they function, how they recruit, their values, their ideologies and their weaknesses, what is the reason behind such weaknesses... (more...)
Louisiana State Police helps with unused medication disposal Louisiana State Police helps with unused medication disposal
- October 28, 2017

Most tribal law enforcement agencies in this area are making special efforts for this take back day after the DEA reached out to them. But right here in the Magic Valley from 10 a.m. Richmond residents have the convenience of disposing of prescription drugs weekdays in secure bins provided by CVS pharmacy at Richmond Police Headquarters, 200 W. (more...)
Golmaal Again becomes second top grosser of 2017 after Baahubali 2 Golmaal Again becomes second top grosser of 2017 after Baahubali 2
- October 28, 2017

The film has managed to make Rs 143.33 crore so far in India while the worldwide collection is over 30 crore. With an extended holiday period and a fantastic buzz around it, Golmaal Again has performed well at the box office. Post that the next milestone would be Dilwale [ 148 crores ] and on surpassing that the film would be Rohit Shetty's second highest grosser ever after Chennai Express . (more...)
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation helicopter crash kills U.S. service member in Afghanistan
- October 28, 2017

The six USA crew members injured in the crash are receiving medical treatment. A spokesperson for the provincial governor, Salim Saleh, said that the helicopter had made an emergency landing after hitting a tree. Earlier on Saturday morning Taliban claimed that the armed group shot down a military helicopter in Khirwar district of the eastern Logar province killing all aboard. (more...)
Regional parties continue to spend more money than their claimed income Regional parties continue to spend more money than their claimed income
- October 28, 2017

The total income of all 32 parties that submitted their records stood at Rs 221.48 crore. Parties with highest unknown sources of income are: TRS (Rs 7.245 crores), TDP (Rs 6.876 crores) and SAD (Rs 6.59 crores). Besides, total income of parties from unknown sources (income specified in IT Returns whose sources are unknown), for 2015-16 was Rs 40.61 crore, which is 20 per cent of the total income of the parties from all over India, it said. (more...)
Explosions and gunfire heard in Somalia capital Mogadishu Explosions and gunfire heard in Somalia capital Mogadishu
- October 28, 2017

A police officer's also quoted as saying gunshots have been heard inside one of the buildings targeted, which is a hotel close to the presidential palace. And the Nasa-Hablod hotel was targeted just previous year, when al-Shabaab gunmen stormed the building, killing at least 14 people and injuring another 25. (more...)
Tillerson in India to Lay out US Strategy in South Asia Tillerson in India to Lay out US Strategy in South Asia
- October 28, 2017

While talking about India's diplomatic ties with North Korea, Swaraj said she told the top USA diplomat that some level of diplomatic presence was necessary to keep open channels of communication. Tillerson said, "In my discussions in Islamabad, we were frank to conclude that there are too many terrorist outfits that find safe havens in Pakistan". (more...)
British navy sacks nuclear submariners over cocaine use British navy sacks nuclear submariners over cocaine use
- October 28, 2017

A Trident submarine at the centre of a sex scandal has been plunged into further disarray after nine sailors were reportedly dismissed for testing positive for cocaine. In all, about 10 percent of the submarine's complement of 168 left the vessel in connection with the "biggest sex scandal" in the history of the British Navy. (more...)
Nepal: 20 killed, 16 injured as bus falls into Trishuli River Nepal: 20 killed, 16 injured as bus falls into Trishuli River
- October 28, 2017

Local TV footage showed rescue workers pulling the dead and injured from the water, while soldiers in boats scoured the river for the missing. "We have already pulled out 31 bodies, but we believe there could be more bodies trapped", a government official said, adding that it was not known how many people were on the bus when it crashed. (more...)
Oklahoma State vs. West Virginia live stream Oklahoma State vs. West Virginia live stream
- October 28, 2017

The Sooners and the Horned Frogs will nearly undoubtedly be strong in the Big 12 again. Rudolph has the Cowboys ranked 11th in the country this week and has them right there in contention for one of two spots in this year's Big 12 Championship game being played in Arlington, Texas. (more...)
Two arrested in Rohtas hooch tragedy: DGP Two arrested in Rohtas hooch tragedy: DGP
- October 28, 2017

Two others are still battling for their lives at the NMCH hospital and their condition is said to be critical. Soon after the incident was reported, the DIG and SP of Rohtas district rushed to Danwar. Earlier, angry villagers had blocked the Piro-Nasariganj state highway by placing the bodies on the road. As many as 13 people died a year ago under mysterious circumstances at a village in Gopalganj district of Bihar. (more...)
PM Modi attends 'Diwali Milan' programme PM Modi attends 'Diwali Milan' programme
- October 28, 2017

He also added that is only with experience that one understands who comes with an agenda and who comes to serve the people of the country. "Their weaknesses should also be debated", he said. He said the media unlike previously has expanded so much now that it was hard to meet all journalists. Earlier we used to meet you, used to just knock at the door and enter. (more...)
Revanth quits TDP and MLA post Revanth quits TDP and MLA post
- October 28, 2017

After days of political suspense, the saga of Telangana TDP leader Revanth Reddy's reported defection may finally end on Saturday, as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and party chief N Chandrababu Naidu has called for a meeting in Vijayawada. (more...)
Key House lawmaker sees progress allaying tax deduction concerns Key House lawmaker sees progress allaying tax deduction concerns
- October 28, 2017

The Republican tax platform would lower the tax brackets to rates of 12, 25, and 35 percent and double the standard deduction for the average American. According to some estimates, my state receives only 74 cents back in federal spending for every dollar we send to Uncle Sam in federal taxes. He calls it double taxation and a political attack on NY. (more...)
Agartala: Rajdhani Express to New Delhi, will start from today Agartala: Rajdhani Express to New Delhi, will start from today
- October 28, 2017

Transport and tourism will get a major boost as people who had to spend at least Rs 8,000 on air travel to reach Delhi via Kolkata and Guwahati will save a lot by hopping on the Agartala-Delhi Rajdhani Express. Agartala is the fourth city in northeast India after Assam's Guwahati and Dibrugarh, and Arunachal Pradesh capital city Itanagar to be connected by Rajdhani Express. (more...)
Michael Gove apologises for inappropriate Harvey Weinstein joke Michael Gove apologises for inappropriate Harvey Weinstein joke
- October 28, 2017

Veteran Labour politician Neil Kinnock then chipped in, adding "John goes further than groping" as the audience laughed and clapped. Speaking to Humphrys on Saturday morning, Mr Gove said: "Sometimes I think coming into the studio with you John is a bit like going into Harvey Weinstein's bedroom - you hope to emerge with your dignity intact". (more...)
Spanish Deputy PM given temporary charge of Catalonia Spanish Deputy PM given temporary charge of Catalonia
- October 28, 2017

After the Senate on Friday granted the government extraordinary powers to end the Catalan secession drive, the government dismissed the Catalan regional government, dissolved its parliament and called an early election for December 21. Meanwhile, national daily El Pais ran a headline reading "The State on its way to put out the insurrection", while fellow national daily ABC's front page declared "Spain beheads the coup". (more...)
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Holding Maintained by Beach Investment Counsel Inc
- October 28, 2017

Its up 1.72% from 7.48 million shares previously. Mitchell Mcleod Pugh Williams Incorporated invested in 0.57% or 10,427 shares. It closed at $17 lastly. Torch Wealth Management Lc invested 1% of its portfolio in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT ). 191,001 are held by Tiaa Cref Investment Mgmt Limited Liability. (more...)
Shopian cop who went missing joins Lashkar-e-Toiba Shopian cop who went missing joins Lashkar-e-Toiba
- October 28, 2017

Police arrested him about a month-and-a-half later from Kulgam. Sources said that the cop was earlier posted at Ladakh and from there he was sent to Kathua. Over a year back, Shakoor Ahmad, posted as personal security officer of a senior police officer had decamped with four rifles and had reportedly joined militant ranks. (more...)
'Shahbaz Sharif is my hero,' says Maryam Nawaz 'Shahbaz Sharif is my hero,' says Maryam Nawaz
- October 28, 2017

Sharif's sons, Hassan and Hussain Nawaz, were named co-accused in the charge sheet in the references. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on September 8 registered three cases against Sharif, his children and son- in-law in the accountability court following a verdict by the Supreme Court, which disqualified him after an investigation into corruption allegations against his family. (more...)
Priyank is back, Sapna threatens Arshi about her Pune case Priyank is back, Sapna threatens Arshi about her Pune case
- October 28, 2017

Benafsha runs towards him and hugs him tightly. Benafsha seems ecstatic after Priyank re-enters the house. Vikas tells Priyank about his breakdowns in the house after his exit! Further, Vikas tells Hiten that Priyank has returned at a very wrong time, as he can not be emotionally weak. (more...)
Kenny Rogers says farewell at show in Nashville
- October 28, 2017

The longtime friends and collaborators performed their 2013 song, " You Can't Make Old Friends ", and serenaded Rogers with " I Will Always Love You ". "Like I say, you just come alive on that". You know what, we were nearly like brother and sister. "I didn't think of that". "The story is the producer and the writer on the song was one of the Bee Gees, Barry Gibb, " Rogers said. (more...)
CBSE releases applications for compartment, improvement and failed candidates @ cbse CBSE releases applications for compartment, improvement and failed candidates @ cbse
- October 28, 2017

The candidates who will be appearing for the exams have to pay a fee of Rs 900 which is for 5 subjects. The forms can be filled online or from regional offices of CBSE . As per the reports, the UP Board exams will start on 6th February 2018 and the last exam is on 6th March 2018. Apart from calling in the applications from Class 12, the CBSE has also asked for the application for private students for the Class 10 exams. (more...)
SC sets new worship norms for Ujjain Mahakaleshwar temple SC sets new worship norms for Ujjain Mahakaleshwar temple
- October 28, 2017

The Supreme Court had formed a committee of experts consisting of officials from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and Geological Survey of India (GSI) to look into the causes that were leading to the shrinking of the Shiva lingam. Devotees would now be allowed to offer only half a litre of RO (reverse osmosis) water as "jalabhishek". Other rules include flower offerings to be made only on the top part of the idol, the sanctum to be cleaned after 5 pm everyday and permitting only dry ... (more...)
SC judges to evaluate judgements of addl judges for their elevation SC judges to evaluate judgements of addl judges for their elevation
- October 28, 2017

Even though no time limit was fixed by this Court for finalization of the MOP, the issue can not linger on for indefinite period. The Bench also sought the personal presence of Attorney General KK Venugopal for the next hearing, while requesting Senior Advocate KV Viswanathan to assist the Court. (more...)

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