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by | April 05, 2018 | 02:08

The onset of the four-month southwest monsoon, which contributes around 70 per cent of India's rainfall, is in June. The government's India Meteorological Department will come out with its preliminary monsoon forecast in mid-April but has indicated that the chances of an El Nino disrupting monsoon are slim.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:39

In her new book, Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead , Planned Parenthood head Cecile Richards said the hope that the organization could make inroads with the Trump administration through Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner was quickly dashed when the two drew a line in the sand with abortion.

by | April 05, 2018 | 00:35

Although filming had already wrapped in November, the studio behind the movie, Fox, opted to recast and reshoot the role of Chris in February after videos of the original actor, Kian Lawley , making racially charged comments surfaced online.

by | April 05, 2018 | 00:04

A passerby discovered the woman, partially naked and stuffed into a garbage can, and she was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. The victim, a Class 9 student was returning home to Shamli from Baraut along with her brother-in-law when the assailant entered the women's coach.

by | April 05, 2018 | 00:06

Didi Gregorius hit a pair of three-run homers and drove in a career-high eight runs, leading the New York Yankees to an 11-4 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday in their home opener. "He's a guy you like seeing up there in big spots", said Aaron Boone , the Yankees' rookie manager. See Game Five of the ALDS where he took the AL Cy Young award victor (Corey Kluber ) deep not once, but twice to help clinch the Yankees first playoff series win since 2009 when Derek Jeter was still the ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 22:19

The US Senate Judiciary Committee had invited Zuckerberg, as well as the CEOs of Alphabet Inc and Twitter Inc to testify on data privacy. In a statement Wednesday, House lawmakers welcomed the opportunity to hear from Facebook's CEO. Facebook said in March it had suspended the accounts of Cambridge Analytica and its parent company and hired forensic auditors to probe whether Cambridge Analytica still had the data.

by | April 04, 2018 | 22:02

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) admitted in a March 26 letter to Oregon Sen. They claim to have uncovered the electronic surveillance devices, known as IMSI [International Mobile Subscriber Identity] catchers, which intercept the signals between mobile phones and genuine cell towers.

by | April 04, 2018 | 22:01

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has told the White House that President Trump is not a "target" of his investigation, a fairly meaningless assertion that seems created to lull Trump into a false sense of comfort and get him to testify. A subject could become a target with his or her own testimony, legal experts warn. A "target" is a person as to whom the prosecutor or the grand jury has substantial evidence linking him or her to the commission of a crime and who, in the judgment of the ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 21:57

She added: 'There is so much we can do to really be an alternative to Donald Trump .to protect our people and to say, 'there is not the way our country should be going. "She's a hard worker like me", Nixon said of her character. When it comes to the Big Apple, Nixon said the gun laws could be tougher and that she supports making pot legal.

by | April 04, 2018 | 21:51

The surgery was conducted under general anesthetic and the palace later said he was progressing satisfactorily but would remain in the hospital for approximately two weeks. But he has generally been of good health throughout his life and has kept active well into his later years and is thought to be keeping busy now he has effectively retired from royal duties.

by | April 04, 2018 | 21:22

Among the acts on stage at the East Pyongyang Grand Theater was K-pop girl band Red Velvet - five South Korean pop industry it-girls who have taken Asia by storm. Members of the K-pop group, meanwhile, were pretty relieved by the North Korean audience and Kim's reception to their performance. The stadium also reacted enthusiastically when female singers from the two countries jointly performed "Paektu and Halla are My Fatherland", a patriotic North Korean song about reunification.

by | April 04, 2018 | 19:35

The abrupt departure of Trump's lead attorney John Dowd has left Jay Sekulow - a lawyer specializing in First Amendment and religious freedom cases - in charge of legal strategy and negotiations with Mueller over a possible interview of the president.

by | April 04, 2018 | 19:29

Dalits makes up some 200 million of India's 1.2 billion people. Police officers patrol a street after people belonging to the Dalit community burned tyres and hoardings during a nationwide strike called by Dalit organisations, in Ahmedabad, India , April 2, 2018.

by | April 04, 2018 | 19:22

The Lutheran church said that the swastika and the slogan had been removed last week by unknown perpetrators, who also left a claim of responsibility on the door. In that case, it was chose to keep the bell as a reminder of Germany's past. Hellwege's parish made a decision to temporarily put the bell out of order while the parish council in Balge, to which the Schweringen community belongs, decided on the appropriate action.

by | April 04, 2018 | 18:53

According to reports , which are contested, Jaish al Islam would evacuate to Jarablus, a town in northern Aleppo province which is under the control of Syrian opposition and Turkish forces. Local activists say over 100,000 civilians are trapped inside Douma , which suffered devastating damage during the latest government assault. The Syrian government is seeking to crush the last few rebel enclaves near Damascus after routing insurgents in eastern Ghouta, which was the last big ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 17:47

A 1,100-strong migrant caravan assembled by the group Pueblo Sin Fronteras (People without Borders ), is now moving north through Mexico . In a recent fact-checking story by the Associated Press , the news organization tried to blast the Trump Administration for the President's comments regarding Mexico's lax border security efforts in allowing the caravan to make their way across Mexico.

by | April 04, 2018 | 17:36

Senate candidate in recent memory, O'Rourke appears set to take his campaign throughout the state and its expensive media markets. Cruz's campaign has not yet released its fundraising figures. Cruz has no such prohibition and has maintained a lead in overall cash on hand. O'Rourke, of El Paso, won his primary in March when Democrats had their highest turnout in decades for Texas midterm primaries.

by | April 04, 2018 | 17:23

Sustained winds on Wednesday will be at 15 to 25 miles per hour, gusting to 30 to 50 miles per hour during the afternoon; lows overnight bring back winterlike cold, with temperatures of 30 to 35 and wind chills of 20 to 25 degrees. And Sunday will be partly sunny with a high near 45 and a 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy with a low around 44. Mostly cloudy with a high near 62.

by | April 04, 2018 | 17:06

Trump railed against a " caravan " of Central American migrants travelling from the Mexico-Guatemala border in the last 10 days toward the United States, journeys that have occurred annually since 2010 in an effort to draw attention to the plight of people fleeing violence in their countries.

by | April 04, 2018 | 16:50

We have to get back on the horse. The junior catcher was one-half of a successful Wave battery previous year with Barbour and will try to establish the same comfort level with Caruso this season. King moves from the outfield to the infield this season and brings a combination of power and speed to help jumpstart the Darien offense. The Lackawanna Trail softball team is just one year removed from a district championship and a trip to the state playoffs.

by | April 04, 2018 | 15:17

Yesterday's high temperature of 48 degrees gave way to summer-like temperatures and occasional rain today . Strong and gusty northwest winds will develop late Tuesday and continue Tuesday night. "During Thursday night, a clipper will strengthen as it tracks through the Great Lakes", says Weather Network meteorologist Dr. Doug Gillham. The weather service has posted winter storm warnings, watches and winter weather advisories in parts of Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, the Dakotas as well as ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 14:57

Beilein didn't hesitate. He absolutely believed that was the case. Coaching in the NBA certainly has its perks, but Wright understands how great of a gig he now has going with Villanova , and will most likely want to continue helping this team reach new levels as a college basketball powerhouse.

by | April 04, 2018 | 14:16

The Marine Corps was withholding the identities of those killed for 24 hours until next of kin notifications are complete. It would be the deadliest Marine aircraft crash since a KC130T transport plane went down in MS last July, killing 15 Marines and a sailor.

by | April 04, 2018 | 13:57

At least 22 people lost their lives on the province's roads during the Easter weekend in 2017. Four persons, including three police personnel, were injured in a freak accident that took place in Black River, St Elizabeth on Monday. "The other person who died on admission at Chivhu Hospital was in the Toyota Wish". Senior Sergeant Fane Troy said after one child died at the scene, the second passed away in Starship Hospital as a result of their injuries.

by | April 04, 2018 | 13:45

Prince Charles will read out the message from the Queen at the event, which has been held in the baton and carried around Australia and the rest of the world. "Prince Charles would just want to do his duty and he shouldn't be verballed by an ex-PM", Tony Abbot wrote on Twitter . After the tour, His Royal Highness will meet locals involved in disaster recovery, including members of the local disaster management group and Queensland Fire and Emergency Services and will visit Mon Repos ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 13:15

Syrian government forces responded by putting the town and other suburbs around Damascus under siege, bombing hospitals and residential areas, and blocking the entry of food and medical relief. It was discovered by units of the Syrian Army, according to SANA. As the last batch of rebels were moving to the rebel-held area in the northern city of Jarablus, the situation in Eastern Ghouta was returning to normal, allowing people to return home.

by | April 04, 2018 | 12:43

The White House provided confirmation of the Kremlin's announcement, with Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the press secretary, issuing a statement which emphasised that no date had been set. "Nothing about this is normal". Britain has blamed Russian Federation for the poisoning, but Russian Federation has always denied being behind the attack in March.

by | April 04, 2018 | 12:19

Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Services, said: "Market traded rangebound throughout the day due to volatility in the global market". However minutes into the trading, BSE Sensex pared some initial losses and was trading up 31.30 points or 0.09 percent at 33,286.66.

by | April 04, 2018 | 11:35

This will be the first World Cup held in Europe since the 2006 tournament in Germany. Tickets obtained during sales phases one and two will be delivered free of charge to fans in the weeks leading up to the Federation Internationale de Football Association flagship tournament in Russia .

by | April 04, 2018 | 11:05

But though these court elections are "nonpartisan", in practice the state supreme court has become bitterly divided along ideological lines, with millions of dollars in outside spending pouring into these contests - and conservatives usually tending to come out on top.

by | April 04, 2018 | 10:24

After the reunion, they went back home for a family photo. According to The Cover (via Shanghaiist ), it was reported that a 27-year-old woman named Kang Ying came across a social media post documenting Mingqing's quest to find his daughter.

by | April 04, 2018 | 10:17

In Ahmedabad, Gujarat, men and women participated in large numbers in the protest and shouted slogans . In Uttar Pradesh, almost 450 people were held. The bench of Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel and Justice Uday Umesh Lalit, however, said compensation can be paid to victims under The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, even without a FIR being registered.

by | April 04, 2018 | 10:00

In his last court appearance, reporters told me, he chewed gum and yawned. Did Robert Mueller just release a memo that strongly suggests he's got the goods on former Trump campaign Chairman Paul Manafort - not just for his various alleged financial crimes , but in connection with colluding with Russian Federation during the 2016 election? The report , written by the law firm, was about the corruption trial of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.

by | April 04, 2018 | 07:13

A girl takes part in the annual White House Easter Egg Roll in Washington. Trump's March 20 call to Moscow became the subject of intense controversy after it leaked that he had congratulated Putin on winning re-election two days earlier.

by | April 04, 2018 | 07:11

A mother from Maryland is accused of trying to decapitate her own 11-year-old son because she figured that his autism would later become a burden on society. She told dispatchers her mother hit him in the back of the head and he "was bleeding really bad". The son told police that he came home from school on March 12 and saw his little brother crying, while his mother was going through alternate fits of laughing and crying.