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Petition submitted before HC seeking removal of Kerala CM Petition submitted before HC seeking removal of Kerala CM
- November 20, 2017

The petition was filed by former syndicate member of kerala university R S Sasikumar. Sasikumar filed the plea pointing out that the Cabinet has lost its collective responsibility and has also stated about Thomas Chandy's plea in the court and the CPI staying away from the Cabinet meeting. (more...)
Karti Chidambaram to visit United Kingdom for daughter's admission: SC Karti Chidambaram to visit United Kingdom for daughter's admission: SC
- November 20, 2017

The apex court directed Karti Chidambaram to file an undertaking to that effect. Karti is now facing CBI probe in the case of FIPB clearance to INX media. The bench, after perusing CBI's confidential probe report against Karti, had said that he could be allowed to go overseas for few days and had sought response from the agency which had expressed apprehension that he might try to tamper with the evidences and might not come back if allowed to go overseas. (more...)
Big push towards Ram Mandir resolution in Ayodhya Big push towards Ram Mandir resolution in Ayodhya
- November 20, 2017

Shia Waqf Board chairman Syed Waseem Rizvi said that they have come up with the proposal following discussions with different stakeholders. As per the agreement, the Shia Board has surrendered entire 2.77 acres of land to Hindus for the construction of Ram temple and agreed to build mosque at Shia-dominated Hussainbad area in Lucknow. (more...)
Irish man accused of planning sex with teenage girl Irish man accused of planning sex with teenage girl
- November 20, 2017

A 54-year-old Irish man was charged in Leeds Magistrate Court on Monday with two offences relating to attempting to engage in sexual activity with a 13-year-old girl. The group called "Predator Exposure" featured on an RTE show in October. Creaven works as a senior producer with the sports department of RTÉ . The Crown had partly opposed bail on the grounds that Creaven should be remanded in custody for his own protection. (more...)
Another woman accuses Franken of groping Another woman accuses Franken of groping
- November 20, 2017

Al Franken of inappropriate touching. "It was wrapped tightly around my butt cheek", she explained. She said she pushed Franken away but felt disgusted and violated. She believes Franken, who was married, intentionally wrote a skit for the two of them so he would have an excuse to kiss her, something she did not want to do. (more...)
Mueller Requests Justice Department Documents Related to Comey's Firing Mueller Requests Justice Department Documents Related to Comey's Firing
- November 20, 2017

Mueller's team is interested in the interactions between Justice Department officials and the White House. This directive comes after Mueller's team asked former top Justice Department officials to describe their time serving at the department, according to the report. (more...)
Saudis, allies discuss Iran ahead of Arab League meeting Saudis, allies discuss Iran ahead of Arab League meeting
- November 20, 2017

The ministers, according to the final statement, said they supported any action to be taken by Saudi Arabia to protect its national security, within the boundaries of global legitimacy. The COAS's recent three-day Iran visit was a welcome affair, its visible affability if actually translated into practice could well secure an increasingly troublesome border, despite apprehensions about Iran's ties with India, its ambiguous policies regarding Taliban as well as its posturing in the Gulf region. (more...)
At least 20 killed in road accident near Sukkur Bypass At least 20 killed in road accident near Sukkur Bypass
- November 20, 2017

Rescue 1122 staffers shifting the injured person of a road accident at Rawat to DHQ Hospital. All the passengers in the van were labourers, said Express News . Police said the initial investigation suggests that at least one of the vehicles was speeding and that visibility was poor due to a thick morning fog. (more...)
Reverend says sex assault allegations are part of a 'war on men' Reverend says sex assault allegations are part of a 'war on men'
- November 20, 2017

Michelle Holmes, vice president of content for Alabama Media Group (AMG), tells the Erik Wemple Blog that the company lacks specificity on just what stories have offended Roy Moore , Kayla Moore and their Foundation for Moral Law. She did eventually tell her children about her story, once they were in junior high and elementary schools, but they decided together not to come forward so as not to have the kids be ostracized. (more...)
Billionaire Soros Accuses Hungarian Officials of Anti-Muslim Moves Billionaire Soros Accuses Hungarian Officials of Anti-Muslim Moves
- November 20, 2017

He rejected charges by Soros that the government's campaign stoked anti-Muslim sentiment and employed anti-Semitic tropes. According to Soros, the statements in the national consultation contain "distortions and outright lies that deliberately mislead Hungarians" about his views on migrants and refugees. (more...)
Sutton police looking for man near exit 10 off Interstate 89 Sutton police looking for man near exit 10 off Interstate 89
- November 20, 2017

On Sunday around 5:35 p.m., police received a report of shots fired at a vehicle on Interstate 89 northbound in Sutton. When trooper arrived to the scene, Gross had already fled. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a dark jacket. "Sutton residents, specifically in the area of Interest 89 exit 10, please lock your doors and vehicles and immediately report any suspicious activity", said part of the post. (more...)
Egypt Reopens Rafah Border Crossing in Gaza Strip Egypt Reopens Rafah Border Crossing in Gaza Strip
- November 20, 2017

Right now, the crossing will be opening thrice weekly, but since it's now under Palestinian Authority control, part of a unity deal Egypt helped broker , there is hope that the Egyptians will want to support that unity with better border access. (more...)
North Korea on 'aggressive schedule' in developing ballistic missile submarine, report says North Korea on 'aggressive schedule' in developing ballistic missile submarine, report says
- November 20, 2017

He said if the nuclear-armed submarine became operational, it would be highly vulnerable to detection from the naval forces of the US, Japan and South Korea. Given the advanced technologies that the USA and its allies are able to deploy in waters close to the Korean Peninsula, a submarine fleet is a major gamble, agrees Jeff Kingston, director of Asian Studies at the Japan campus of Temple University. (more...)
Punjab: Fire breaks out in plastic manufacturing factory Punjab: Fire breaks out in plastic manufacturing factory
- November 20, 2017

The incident occurred at industrial Area near Sufia Chowk in Ludhiana . Personnel of the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Punjab Armed Police (PAP) have also been rushed from Jalandhar to assist the operations. As many as 22 are feared to be trapped under the rubble, while six have been rescued so far. "The exact situation will be known when the situation improves and some debris is cleared". (more...)
Royal Enfield unveils Interceptor GT 650 and Continental GT 650 in India Royal Enfield unveils Interceptor GT 650 and Continental GT 650 in India
- November 20, 2017

If the bikes are indeed as has been showcased by Royal Enfield, they definitely stand to be in good demand in the country pushing up the motorcycle market share of the company even higher. Royal Enfield plans to launch the new 650cc offerings in India, however the bike maker hasn't announced the official launch date yet. The bike sports a shiny steel body. (more...)
Supreme Court refuses to stay Padmavati again Supreme Court refuses to stay Padmavati again
- November 20, 2017

The CBFC is a responsible body and has the best interests of the industry and society in mind. People associated with the film have time and again issued statements to clarify that the film doesn't have any objectionable scene or content. (more...)
Alex Ekwueme dies in London clinic Alex Ekwueme dies in London clinic
- November 20, 2017

On October 28, 2017, over two weeks after celebrating his 85th birthday, the elder statesman was rushed a hospital in Enugu after he collapsed at his residence in the Independence Layout area of Enugu. The government had however said it would not bear the cost of treating Ekwueme overseas, as its obligations were only to fly him out. Similarly, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, said Ekwueme showed good example of what an Igbo man should be. (more...)
Gas prices on the slide again Gas prices on the slide again
- November 20, 2017

And compare that to Tulsa, that's down 4.9 cents per gallon compared to last week. GasBuddy does a daily survey of 983 gas stations in St. Louis. "A strong economy and labor market are generating rising incomes and higher consumer confidence, fueling a strong year for the travel industry", Sutherland said, "which will continue into the holiday season". (more...)
Economy enjoys fastest quarterly growth since 2013 Economy enjoys fastest quarterly growth since 2013
- November 20, 2017

The GDP expanded 4.3 percent year-on-year in the September quarter. That was lower than the April-June quarter's pace, revised to 1.4 per cent from 1.3 per cent, the fastest in more than four years. Quarter-on-quarter, GDP advanced 1 percent versus 1.4 percent in the previous three months. The NESDB projected next year GDP growth rate at 4.1 per cent. (more...)
India, China has great potential: Dalai Lama India, China has great potential: Dalai Lama
- November 20, 2017

At a practical level also. The prime preacher of Buddhism is scheduled to visit Chandragiri in Gajapati district where a sizeable population of Tibetans resides after their banishment from Tibet by China years ago. "All thinkers of Nalanda are Indians". "Tibetan people, who have been staying here, are very happy and the State is very kind to them", he added. (more...)
Zimbabweans gather in Cape Town to call for Mugabe's demise Zimbabweans gather in Cape Town to call for Mugabe's demise
- November 20, 2017

Brandishing placards and waving the Zimbabwean flag‚ they danced and chanted anti-Mugabe slogans. Images of South African television stations have showed persons of all the ambiences of the Zimbabwean society in the protest against Mugabe, who on Friday sat on negotiations with representatives of the Armed Forces, in a meeting at which also a South African delegation was present, representing the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC). (more...)
Bigg Boss 11: Evicted Benafsha Soonawalla Has A Message For Haters! Bigg Boss 11: Evicted Benafsha Soonawalla Has A Message For Haters!
- November 20, 2017

Recently she started hitting the headlines because of her fight with Akash Dadlani (due to which she got nominated). It was being speculated that the VJ had nearly ditched her beau Varun Sood for co-constestant Priyank Sharma . "If I was looking out for love in the show, why would I have been vocal about my relationship with Varun outside?" I regret being so naive and I understand that I should have been careful. (more...)
Iraqi court annuls Kurdish independence referendum Iraqi court annuls Kurdish independence referendum
- November 20, 2017

He noted that the military option can not resolve the current issues between Erbil and Baghdad and that only constructive dialogue within the framework of the constitution would lead to peace. "We have suffered a great deal because of the one-Iraq policy, and that policy has failed". The court had already ruled on November 6 that no region or province can secede and the Kurdistan Regional Government said last week it would respect that verdict. (more...)
Defence Ministry Cancels $500 Million ATG Missile Deal With Israel Defence Ministry Cancels $500 Million ATG Missile Deal With Israel
- November 20, 2017

The DRDO has now been asked to develop and produce man-portable anti-tank guided missile (MPATGM) for the Army . India's defence ministry , according to Israel Defense, completed price negotiations with Rafael Advanced Defence Systems in May past year and deliveries were expected to be completed 48-60 months thereafter. (more...)
Caught on cam: Bike borne assailants attack CPI (M) worker in Kerala Caught on cam: Bike borne assailants attack CPI (M) worker in Kerala
- November 20, 2017

The accused were taken into custody Sunday night and later arrested, police sources said. DGP Loknath Behara said patrolling has been intensified and police would handle such incidents with a firm hand. On Sunday, in state capital Thiruvananthapuram , three separate incidents of violence involving workers of both parties were reported. The alleged incident had taken place close on the heels on the vandalism of DYFI district secretary I. (more...)
Espanyol 0-2 Valencia Espanyol 0-2 Valencia
- November 20, 2017

Marcelino's frustrations had seen him sent off following a confrontation with referee Alejandro Hernandez Hernandez, but as he was making his way to the stand, Geoffrey Kondogbia curled in a superb opener. Malaga earned a second straight home win by beating Deportivo La Coruna 3-2 to ease pressure on coach Michel although his side are still in the relegation zone, 18th on seven points. (more...)
Gov't tries to stop spread of highly pathogenic strain of AI Gov't tries to stop spread of highly pathogenic strain of AI
- November 20, 2017

The ministry has stepped up disinfection measures to contain a wider spread of the highly contagious bird flu virus and issued a temporary nationwide transport ban of poultry for 48 hours, starting from midnight on Sunday in Seoul. "All shops that sell chickens and ducks are subject to the nationwide disinfection". On Monday, Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon directed related government ministries and provincial governments to do everything they can to stop a possible outbreak. (more...)
Padmavati Row: The film is banned in UP and MP Padmavati Row: The film is banned in UP and MP
- November 20, 2017

On November 6, Chintamani Malviya, the party's Lok Sabha member from Ujjain, had put up a Facebook post calling for social boycott of the film. "Nobody has the right to distort history". The film has been facing controversy since director Sanjay Leela Bhansali started its shooting earlier this year. The CM has agreed with the same saying that they won't be allowing the release of Bhansali's magnum opus in MP. (more...)
Turkeys that will be pardoned by Trump check in to Willard Hotel Turkeys that will be pardoned by Trump check in to Willard Hotel
- November 20, 2017

President Kennedy "pardoned" the bird, sending it back to the farm. The National Turkey Foundation is picking up the tab. The turkeys set to be pardoned in a time-honored tradition Tuesday are staying in a luxury hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue. (more...)
Ant McPartlin jokes about rehab stint on I'm a Celebrity Ant McPartlin jokes about rehab stint on I'm a Celebrity
- November 20, 2017

Dec Donnelly explained: "So, Amir [Khan] and Toff [Georgia Toffolo]. Come on, I'm back my friend!" It feels so good to have our boys back. The pair later referenced the issue once again, with Dec jokingly asking Ant "Where have you been all summer?!" "Just stuff... (more...)

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