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Turkey makes announcement on military operation in Syria's Afrin Turkey makes announcement on military operation in Syria's Afrin
- January 22, 2018

Intense Turkish artillery fire and strikes continued to hit some villages, the YPG said . The US supports the Kurdish YPG, as a partner in the fight against the Islamic State in Syria. "Our jets took off and started bombing". Turkey's military has been hard-pressed in emphasizing that "only terrorists" are being targeted in its latest operation. (more...)
Pence kicks off Middle East tour Pence kicks off Middle East tour
- January 22, 2018

He will meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday before addressing the country's parliament later in the day - a speech that Israeli Arab lawmakers will boycott, calling Pence "dangerous and messianic". recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel. "Whoever won't discuss peace with the Americans, doesn?t want peace", he added. Trump's announcement on Jerusalem last month infuriated the Palestinians, who seek the Israeli-annexed eastern sector of the city as a future capital. (more...)
Doctor: Trump is healthy, did very well on cognitive test Doctor: Trump is healthy, did very well on cognitive test
- January 22, 2018

It's clear they, like Nielsen, do this so they don't get crosswise with the volatile president - but in the process shred their own integrity. "Others in the room were also using tough language". Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), who seemed confident that the president was now aligned with them, according to one person with knowledge of the meeting. Topol said. (more...)
The Government Has Officially Shut Down. Now What? The Government Has Officially Shut Down. Now What?
- January 22, 2018

Republicans have a slim majority in the Senate. Instead, he's still in Washington , and parts of the federal government, at least for now, have shut down . He and Trump seemed to come to agreement on a general outline: "Schumer agreed to increase defense. spending to the level in the National Defense Authorization Act numbers, above what the White House had requested", ABC News reported. (more...)
Trump Tweeted Support For The Women's Marches. It Backfired Trump Tweeted Support For The Women's Marches. It Backfired
- January 22, 2018

Trump took to Twitter to give his personal take on the marchers on Saturday afternoon: "Beautiful weather all over our great country, a flawless day for all Women to March". Organisers have hailed it as a new era of political activism, saying they are hoping to keep up the momentum from last year's anti-Trump march, which became one of the biggest mass protests in USA history. (more...)
BJP 'almost' ties up with Tripura tribal faction BJP 'almost' ties up with Tripura tribal faction
- January 22, 2018

The INPT, National Convention of Tripura (NCT) and IPFT Tipraha, a breakaway faction of the IPFT, that were previously holding alliance talks with the BJP, recently started discussions with the Congress for a tie-up. He said that that the IPFT has claimed to have received assurance from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah that their demand for a separate tribal state would be considered positively, and if this was the case, this was the extent of promises that the BJP ... (more...)
Women around the world march to protest a year of Trump
- January 22, 2018

On the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, protesters held up a sign that spelled out "Impeach#45" on one side and "Narcissist" on the other. Thousands of demonstrators filed into the Sam Boyd Stadium near Las Vegas on Sunday, the culmination of a weekend in which dozens of Women's Marches took place in cities across the United States. (more...)
Passengers seriously injured as train crashes in Sydney's north-west Passengers seriously injured as train crashes in Sydney's north-west
- January 22, 2018

Fire and Rescue NSW were assisting the SES and multiple ambulance crews at the scene. Sydney Trains CEO Howard Collins has said most passengers are suffering from 'cuts and bruises'. LIVE STREAM: A train has overshot the platform at Richmond Station and crashed into a barricade. Sydney Trains management has been locked in negotiations with rail union officials on Monday morning to discuss a dispute over pay and conditions. (more...)
New Pentagon strategy looks to counter China, Russia New Pentagon strategy looks to counter China, Russia
- January 22, 2018

In presenting the new strategy, Defence Secretary James Mattis said: "We will continue to prosecute the campaign against terrorists that we are engaged in today, but great power competition, not terrorism , is now the primary focus of U.S. (more...)
Policía venezolana rodea a Óscar Pérez, autor del ataque a edificios gubernamentales Policía venezolana rodea a Óscar Pérez, autor del ataque a edificios gubernamentales
- January 22, 2018

En los videos , Pérez aseguró que les estaban lanzando lanzagranadas , a pesar de que él y sus aliados se iban a entregar. En otro de los videos , Pérez asegura que hay varios heridos en el sitio donde están acorralados y que también se encuentran civiles, entre ellos mujeres y niños. (more...)
UP to top developmental index by 2022: Amit Shah UP to top developmental index by 2022: Amit Shah
- January 22, 2018

Unprecedented security arrangements were made for the BJP youth conclave in view of Congress threatening to disrupt the proceedings. People, including journalists, sporting black clothes were barred from entering the venue as police feared they could be misused to protest. (more...)
'Long slog ahead': NYC ready for women's march 'Long slog ahead': NYC ready for women's march
- January 22, 2018

Thousands gathered in cities across the Bay Area and across the nation on Saturday to mark the anniversary of the Women's March , a worldwide protest that focuses on putting more female leaders in office. "I'm marching for the women before us, the women of today and the women of the future", said Lindsey Vaught Kerr, 29, of the Roscoe Village neighborhood, who carried a hand-made sign that read "We won't stop until it rains glass". (more...)
Trump Campaign Ad Says Dems Complicit in Murders Committed by Illegal Immigrants Trump Campaign Ad Says Dems Complicit in Murders Committed by Illegal Immigrants
- January 22, 2018

Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiDemocrats search for 51st net neutrality vote Hoyer suggests Dems won't support spending bill without DACA fix Trump's first year in office was the year of the woman MORE (Calif.) "Democrats who stand in our way will be complicit in every murder committed by illegal immigrants". (more...)
India can attack enemies on foreign territories too: Rajnath Singh India can attack enemies on foreign territories too: Rajnath Singh
- January 22, 2018

Singh claimed that India had proved it could attack its enemies not only on its soil, but also in a foreign territory if the situation demanded so. "India has developed this power", he added. Nearly a month after the Indian Army crossed the Line of Control (LoC) to kill three Pakistani soldiers, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh - in strong words of warning to the neighboring country - said India has earlier shown that its army can attack enemies not only on its own soil, but also in foreign ... (more...)
Four Wounded in Drive-By Taking pictures Outdoors Birthday Occasion Four Wounded in Drive-By Taking pictures Outdoors Birthday Occasion
- January 22, 2018

The girl and the 30-year-old woman were shot about 7:10 p.m.in the 2000 block of North Laramie Avenue, according to preliminary police information. The man suffered graze wounds to the right eye and right hand, and was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said. (more...)
ONGC to acquire government stake in HPCL for Rs 36915 crore ONGC to acquire government stake in HPCL for Rs 36915 crore
- January 22, 2018

He disclosed that the company's Board has approved a hike in the borrowing limit to Rs 35,000 crore, from Rs 25,000 crore, and that ONGC has also received loan offers worth Rs 50,000 crore at attractive rates. The integrated entity will have advantage of having enhanced capacity to bear higher risks, take higher investment decisions and neutralizing the impact of volatility of global crude oil prices. (more...)
Om Prakash Rawat appointed new Chief Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat appointed new Chief Election Commissioner
- January 22, 2018

The government also appointed former finance secretary Ashok Lawasa as an election commissioner. He became a part of the Election Commission in August 2015. He will reportedly serve as Election Commissioner for a period of three years, following which he will demit office upon turning 65 years old. In his tenure as a Principal Secretary (SC/ST Welfare Department), Govt. (more...)
Catholics from St. Louis at 'March for Life' rally in Washington DC Catholics from St. Louis at 'March for Life' rally in Washington DC
- January 22, 2018

He also said that in a country like the United States , which defends human rights, one has an obligation to defend the rights of the unborn. Yesterday, Trump addressed the abortion rights opponents at the rally known as the March for Life . (more...)
Bay Area Women's Marches: Where, when and other logistics
- January 22, 2018

Participants in the Women's March rally at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington , D.C., on Saturday. But the number of participants in this year's rallies is likely to fall well short of the estimated 5 million who marched on January 21, 2017, and made that one of the largest mass protests in United States history. (more...)
No Alliance With Congress To Fight BJP: CPI(M) Adopts Draft Resolution No Alliance With Congress To Fight BJP: CPI(M) Adopts Draft Resolution
- January 22, 2018

Yechury in his introductory speech urged the party leadership to take a call on the "political-tactical line" as the party will be facing elections in Tripura where it is in power, CPI (M) sources said. The other draft was against any alliance with the Congress and proposed a broader unity of Left parties to stop the BJP, RSS. Mr. Yechury was speaking to journalists at the conclusion of the three-day meeting on Sunday. (more...)
Modi says India's foreign policy not based on Pakistan Modi says India's foreign policy not based on Pakistan
- January 22, 2018

Other world leaders expected to be at the WEF include German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, French President Emmanuel Macron, UK Prime Minister Theresa May and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. (more...)
The party's over if you oust me as leader, Bolton warns Ukip The party's over if you oust me as leader, Bolton warns Ukip
- January 22, 2018

He added: 'The party needs cohesion, it needs direction going forward and it needs to continue the agenda to reform the internal workings of the party. Speculation has increased with Ukip potentially facing another leadership contest. Asked about reports his estranged wife still did not know if their marriage was over, he replied: "My wife and I have exchanged lengthy emails on this". (more...)
Padmaavat ruling: States to decide after studying order Padmaavat ruling: States to decide after studying order
- January 22, 2018

After this development, a clarification was issued by Bhansali productions. The protestors pelted stones at the theatre and also tore the posters of the film on display. Support, however, poured in from the film fraternity. They have to first get ready for screening the film. The PIL, filed by lawyer ML Sharma, questioned the Censor Board's certificate to the film and claimed there could be murders and arson if the film is released. (more...)
White House government shutdown away message is a political attack on Democrats
- January 22, 2018

You could not say the same thing about President. That effort was led by the far-right House Freedom Caucus, of which Mulvaney ― then a SC congressman ― was a key member . "We're going to manage the shutdown differently, we're not going to weaponize it", Mulvaney said. Mulvaney responded that Trump held bipartisan meetings with lawmakers ahead of the shutdown. (more...)
Plowing up the statistics on: Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN)
- January 22, 2018

The average volume for the existing shares outstanding is 4727.76. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Texas Instruments (NASDAQ: TXN ) in a research report released on Friday, The Fly reports. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Sidoti given on Thursday, December 15. The stock of Tesla, Inc. The stock of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) earned "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Monday, October 16. (more...)
White House voicemail blames government shutdown on Democrats
- January 22, 2018

His son, Eric Trump , on Saturday said the shutdown is a "good thing for us". "We just want it to get fixed". The Senate planned a vote by early Monday on a spending extension. I have to laugh when people say that, 'Oh, well you control the House, the Senate and the White House, why can't you get this done?' You know as well as anybody that it takes 60 votes in the Senate to pass an appropriations bill. (more...)
Philippines stops sending workers to Kuwait over abuse fears Philippines stops sending workers to Kuwait over abuse fears
- January 22, 2018

There are more than 250,000 Filipinos working in Kuwait , according to the Philippines foreign ministry. Kuwait enjoys "a bright image in treating the expatriate workers and has laws that preserve their rights and organise their relations with the employers", the deputy foreign minister said. (more...)
DOJ asks Supreme Court for 'immediate intervention' in DACA case DOJ asks Supreme Court for 'immediate intervention' in DACA case
- January 22, 2018

DACA allows [CNN backgrounder] children of persons who migrated illegally into the U.S. to remain in USA if they came before 2007 and were under 16 when they arrived. While attorneys for the president were petitioning the Supreme Court on DACA this morning, Trump put off his weekend travel to Florida to meet with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on the looming shutdown. (more...)
Trump takes on US Senator Durbin on 'racial slur' Trump takes on US Senator Durbin on 'racial slur'
- January 22, 2018

While Durbin, the No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, underscored his account, Republican Senator David Perdue , who was also at the meeting, on Monday said Trump did not use the word " shithole ". Mr Trump wrote , "I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians. Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!", Trump added . (more...)
New Trump ad calls Democrats 'complicit' in all murders by illegal immigrants New Trump ad calls Democrats 'complicit' in all murders by illegal immigrants
- January 22, 2018

Glassner, executive director of Trump's campaign committee. A top White House aide tried to distance the administration from an incendiary new that says Democrats are culpable for murder if they refuse to support the administration's immigration proposals ― even though the ad came from President Donald Trump's re-election campaign. (more...)

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