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Seventeen people dead after 2 dragon boats overturn in China Seventeen people dead after 2 dragon boats overturn in China
- April 22, 2018

Another dragon boat arrived at the scene and it too capsized, the pictures showed. The CCTV footage shows that the sudden powerful current of the river is responsible for the incident. The practice session had been organised without notifying police, and two organisers were detained, they say. The Xinhua News Agency reported, nearly eight boats and over 200 people were deployed for the rescue. (more...)
3 killed, 4 injured at Waffle House in Tennessee 3 killed, 4 injured at Waffle House in Tennessee
- April 22, 2018

Police have identified 29-year-old Travis Reinking as the suspect after initially calling him only a 'person of interest'. Comments that contain spam, advertising, vulgarity, threats of violence, racism, anti-Semitism, or personal or abusive attacks on other users may be removed and result in a ban. (more...)
3 killed at Waffle House in Tennessee
- April 22, 2018

One of the patrons managed to snatch the gunman's rifle, they said. Police identified Travis Reinking, 29, of Morton, Ill., as the owner of the vehicle that the gunman arrived in, and said he is a person of interest in the case. There were 35 officers from three precincts responding to the shooting, police said. "We are sending our corporate team from Atlanta and heading to Nashville now", Warner said, according to ABC. (more...)
Sushma Swaraj holds key talks with Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Beijing Sushma Swaraj holds key talks with Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Beijing
- April 22, 2018

According to the reports, Swaraj is also likely to hold a meeting with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of the summit. She will co-chair the 6th round of India-Mongolia Joint Consultative Committee (IMJCC) meeting with Foreign Minister Tsogtbaatar, which will cover political, strategic, economic, educational and cultural ties, and also deliver the keynote address at the Kushok Bakula Birth Centenary Celebrations to mark the birth anniversary of Kushok Bakula Rinpoche, a ... (more...)
CPI(M) veteran Sitaram Yechury re-elected as party's General Secretary CPI(M) veteran Sitaram Yechury re-elected as party's General Secretary
- April 22, 2018

Senior leaders recall that then-Congress President Sonia Gandhi depended on then CPI (M) general secretary Harkishan Singh Surjeet even to build consensus on the choice of Manmohan Singh as PM. File image of CPM leader Sitaram Yechury. Besides strengthening the party in West Bengal, the CPI (M) has chose to fight the Hindutva forces led by BJP-RSS in Kerala. (more...)
Emmanuel Macron to shine in USA as his lustre dims at home Emmanuel Macron to shine in USA as his lustre dims at home
- April 22, 2018

The official noted that "the work is not quite done yet" on making fixes to the deal that Trump has demanded, but said this will be an opportunity for Trump and Macron to have further discussions. "President Trump is continuing the legacy of French-American cooperation that stretches back to America's independence, and is working with President Macron to build upon the already strong ties between the United States and France ", the official said. (more...)
Watch Milind Soman's romantic dance with Ankita Konwar at their wedding Watch Milind Soman's romantic dance with Ankita Konwar at their wedding
- April 22, 2018

Both of them keep on sharing various attractive pictures with each other. A million of hearts broke yesterday when Milind Soman kickstarted his pre-wedding rituals with his longtime girlfriend Ankita Konwar in Alibaug. Both Milind and Ankita are also marathon runners. However, there are some female fans of Milind, who are sad with the handsome hunk's decision to get hitched. (more...)
Plastic pollution is poisoning our oceans and land: Mushahidullah Plastic pollution is poisoning our oceans and land: Mushahidullah
- April 22, 2018

Others spread awareness by talking about the steps that need to be followed to save Earth. Indian boxer Vijender Singh has also tweeted on Earth Day and wrote, "We share this attractive world with all the living beings that call this planet home". (more...)
Dozens dead in bombing at Kabul voter registration centre Dozens dead in bombing at Kabul voter registration centre
- April 22, 2018

Unless the process of registering millions of voters, many of whom do not have national identity cards, can be completed before winter sets, the vote would nearly certainly have to be postponed until next year. President Ashraf Ghani, whose government has been lambasted for its inability to protect ordinary Afghans, condemned the attack against "innocent people", according to a statement. (more...)
World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117 World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117
- April 22, 2018

Ms Tajima was born in 1900. Nabi Tajima died of previous age in a hospital Saturday night within the city of Kikai in southern Japan , city official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. Prior to Tajima and Brown, Guinness World Records had named Emma Martina Luigia Morano of Vercelli, Italy, the world's oldest living woman, and also person, until her death at the age of 117, whichGuinness learned of and shared in article dated April 15, 2017. (more...)
Govt will not tolerate atrocities against women: PM Modi Govt will not tolerate atrocities against women: PM Modi
- April 22, 2018

Spokesperson said , the visit to the United Kingdom by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has strengthened Britain's relationship with India and look forward to working even more closely together on a number of important areas. Britain ended a boycott of Mr Modi in 2012 after he emerged from being a provincial politician to become the likely leader of the world's largest democracy. (more...)
Syracuse permanently expels fraternity for racist video Syracuse permanently expels fraternity for racist video
- April 22, 2018

Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud deemed the videos " extremely racist , anti-Semitic, homophobic and hostile towards people with disabilities". Students protested against the universities refusal to release the video, utilizing the hashtag #WheresTheVideoSU until The Daily Orange posted the video on Youtube last Wednesday. (more...)
Iranian foreign minister wants "respect" from US
- April 22, 2018

Salehi, Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (IAEA), told reporters that if the USA pulls out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Tehran is ready to respond with a number of options, including those that involve promptly resuming its nuclear activities. (more...)
Kathua rape, murder case Kathua rape, murder case
- April 22, 2018

Manmohan Singh said "should follow his advice to me" and " speak more often". "I am glad that PM Modi finally broke his silence ". Two BJP ministers Choudhary Lal Singh and Chander Prakash Ganga, who took part in the protest demonstration by HEM against arrest of accused, had to resign from the coalition PDP-BJP government following massive protests across the country against the crime. (more...)
Dawood Ibrahim's property can be seized by government Dawood Ibrahim's property can be seized by government
- April 22, 2018

Smugglers and Foreign Exchange Manipulators (SAFEMA) of the Finance Ministry, in November 2017, became the first government body to sell three properties owned by Dawood Ibrahim during a public auction in Mumbai. The properties, worth crores, were allegedly acquired with Dawood's illegal wealth. In November 2012, the Supreme Court ordered a status quo in the case. (more...)
Trump Invites Russia's Putin to White House, Summit Not yet Planned Trump Invites Russia's Putin to White House, Summit Not yet Planned
- April 22, 2018

In an interview with state news agency RIA published on April 20, Lavrov said that Russian Federation had refrained from supplying Assad's government with S-300s in the past because Western countries had urged it not to do so. Russian Federation has revealed it warned the USA about "red lines" it should not cross before it launched airstrikes on Syria. "President Putin is ready for such a meeting", Mr Lavrov said. (more...)
Appeals Court Blocks Indiana Law Limiting Abortion Rights Appeals Court Blocks Indiana Law Limiting Abortion Rights
- April 22, 2018

Casey , which declared Roe's "essential holding" centered on the right of women to choose to abort a fetus at any point before the unborn child achieves viability. The legislation, signed by Pence in March 2016, imposed restrictions on a woman's ability to seek an abortion, including in cases where the child would be born with a disability. (more...)
Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Price Target Raised to $197.00 at Morgan Stanley Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Price Target Raised to $197.00 at Morgan Stanley
- April 22, 2018

After going under observation of traders 1.85 million shares traded at hands. It has outperformed by 43.47% the S&P500. Nordea Investment Management Ab, which manages about $42.34 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Integrated Device Technology ( NASDAQ :IDTI) by 142,254 shares to 29,800 shares, valued at $886,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing. (more...)
Drone shot down near Saudi King's palace Drone shot down near Saudi King's palace
- April 22, 2018

Saudi journalist Awad Alfayadh said, "A toy drone had flown around a restricted area in Riyadh close to a security check post and they had to shoot it down according to the law". Saudi Arabia is ruled by a conservative Sunni Muslim monarchy headed by King Salman. The attacker, who was identified by the interior ministry as Mansour al-Amri, a 28-year-old Saudi national, was armed with a Kalashnikov rifle and three Molotov cocktails. (more...)
Trump considering pardon for boxing champion after call from Sylvester Stallone Trump considering pardon for boxing champion after call from Sylvester Stallone
- April 22, 2018

Johnson, an African American, was traveling with his girlfriend, who was white, and interracial relationships were illegal during the Jim Crow era. Contemplating the all-white jury, the boxer told his lawyer : "Eleven of those men are for life conviction, and the other is for hanging before hearing the evidence". (more...)
Trudeau welcomes North Korea's nuclear testing freeze Trudeau welcomes North Korea's nuclear testing freeze
- April 22, 2018

He said he has to wait and see what Pyongyang will say in its upcoming summits with Seoul and Washington. This also comes just weeks before a meeting between current United States President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un , seeming as if the leader of North Korea seeks diplomacy with the world at large. (more...)
China calls on India to get on board with Nepal projects China calls on India to get on board with Nepal projects
- April 21, 2018

April 19, 2018-China reiterated the idea of linking Nepal , India and China to develop a trans-Himalayan economic corridor through infrastructure projects-or the "tri-lateral cooperation". We are neighbours connected by rivers and mountains. But the growing number of Chinese projects in Nepal including an worldwide airport in Pokhara, two special economic zones, road and rail projects, and hydropower facilities is causing unease in New Delhi as its influence wanes in South Asia. (more...)
Students honor anniversary of Columbine shooting Students honor anniversary of Columbine shooting
- April 21, 2018

Students also walked out after the high school shooting in Parkland, Florida on Valentine's Day. The National School Walkout was founded by four high school students in CT and takes place on April 20, the anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting . (more...)
US Treasury chief may go to China as trade tensions simmer US Treasury chief may go to China as trade tensions simmer
- April 21, 2018

Among 18 bilateral meetings with his counterparts this week, Mnuchin said he had met with Yi Gang, governor the People's Bank of China. The inclusion of a reference to intellectual property follows USA threats to impose tariffs on imported Chinese goods over allegations that Beijing has misappropriated United States intellectual property through various industrial policies, including joint-venture requirements for foreign firms. (more...)
Karnataka Assembly Election 2018: Siddaramaiah to contest from two constituencies Karnataka Assembly Election 2018: Siddaramaiah to contest from two constituencies
- April 21, 2018

But issuing of B-form (required to be filed by a political party mentioning the name of its approved candidate) to Patil has been put on hold. Meanwhile, a Facebook post on an account allegedly belonging to Yatindra stated that the Chief Minister would file his nominations from Badami in Bagalkote on April 23 has made headlines. (more...)

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