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Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Allahabad HC acquits Rajesh, Nupur Talwar Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Allahabad HC acquits Rajesh, Nupur Talwar
- October 13, 2017

She also expressed her heartfelt gratitude to the High Court for acquitting Rajesh and Nupur and thanked all the well-wishers for being with the family in the hard time. "We are awaiting for the detailed judgement copy". The police was accused by many for not doing their investigation properly and they were even accused of tempering the evidences. (more...)
Ophelia becomes 10th hurricane of 2017 season Ophelia becomes 10th hurricane of 2017 season
- October 13, 2017

Located in the central Atlantic about 760 miles southwest of the Azores, the hurricane poses no threat to land and would probably be unremarkable if not for its place in the record books. Its rainbands could hit the southern part of the Azores islands by the weekend and possibly reach Spain and Portugal on the Iberian Peninsula. Ophelia developed into a tropical storm less than 48 hours after Hurricane Nate made landfall on the northern Gulf Coast of the United States. (more...)
Trump says Tillerson could be tougher, but they have good relationship Trump says Tillerson could be tougher, but they have good relationship
- October 12, 2017

Tillerson scores 120, while Trump's is just a crudely done kid's drawing of the president in a truck. "I told Rex Tillerson , our wonderful Secretary of State, that he is wasting his time trying to negotiate with Little Rocket Man", Mr Trump tweeted earlier this month, referring to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. (more...)
Navy Destroyer in South China Sea Near Islands Beijing Claims Navy Destroyer in South China Sea Near Islands Beijing Claims
- October 12, 2017

Meanwhile, in today's press briefing Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying said the Chinese military deployed air and sea assets to verify the identification and drive away the U.S. United States ships have repeatedly sailed past the disputed islets in the South China Sea, triggering an angry reaction from China. China is North Korea's neighbor and biggest trading partner. (more...)
Turkey, US discuss visa crisis in phone talks: state media
- October 12, 2017

The Turkish restrictions appeared to go further than a move by the U.S. to suspend the processing of "non-immigrant" visas, a specific category that relates to tourism, medical treatment, business, temporary work or study. citizens at our diplomatic and consular missions", it added. The spat between the two countries was ignited by the recent arrest of Metin Topuz, a United States consulate worker in Istanbul who was accused of suspected links to Fethullah Gulen, who is a Pennsylvania-based ... (more...)
President Trump's British trip 'downgraded from state visit in face of opposition' President Trump's British trip 'downgraded from state visit in face of opposition'
- October 12, 2017

How will US President Donald Trump feel about being downgraded by the Queen? Instead of receiving a Royal reception at Buckingham Palace, the revised programme would see Trump embark on a "working" trip as part of a tour of other European states. (more...)
Trump Discusses 'Range of Options' to Respond to North Korean Aggression
- October 12, 2017

Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un exchanged heated rhetoric in recent weeks. The South Korean defence ministry has so far refused to comment on the breach , which reportedly dates back to last September. The aircraft then conducted similar simulated air to ground striking drills off the peninsula's west coast, according to South Korea's Defense Ministry. (more...)
Indian soldiers killing five-six terrorists every day: Rajnath Singh Indian soldiers killing five-six terrorists every day: Rajnath Singh
- October 11, 2017

He said that the neighboring country is sending terrorists to India to carry out havoc activities and Indian soldiers are taking strict action on them. Describing terrorism as a hurdle to development, he said the NDA government had taken several steps to tackle the problem, including highlighting the issue in worldwide forums. (more...)
Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign for Rohingya Refugees Begins Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign for Rohingya Refugees Begins
- October 11, 2017

Nine dead bodies of refugees have washed up in Bangladesh when an overloaded boat carrying after an overloaded boat carrying several dire Rohingyas sank in the sea. Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya have been streaming over the border for weeks fleeing a military crackdown in neighbouring Burma. He alleged Myanmar of not taking Rohingya refugees back despite the mounting global pressure. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation rechecks Vegas gunman's house — WHAT'S HAPPENING Federal Bureau of Investigation rechecks Vegas gunman's house — WHAT'S HAPPENING
- October 11, 2017

Fifty-eight people died and almost 500 were injured when 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on an outdoor country music festival-an act that investigators are still at a loss to explain-before taking his own life. Paddock worked for a time as an Internal Revenue Service agent, then began to invest in real estate, CNN reported. Detective Matthew Donaldson said, "I just threw them in the casino". (more...)
White House issues list of hard-line immigration demands White House issues list of hard-line immigration demands
- October 11, 2017

The president previously agreed to exclude negotiations over the status of the dreamers with his border wall project. That goes against the previous negotiations with Congress, in which Trump said , among other things, that he wouldn't make the construction of a border wall a part of any DACA deal. (more...)
Trump's rescinding Clean Power Plan angers Colorado environmentalists Trump's rescinding Clean Power Plan angers Colorado environmentalists
- October 11, 2017

He said: "The war on coal is over". Rolling back the rule was a major plank of President Trump's campaign past year. "I'm here to make an announcement that's very, very important for you". The CPP had been challenged in court by 27 states after it was launched in 2015. The initiative, which was created to cut U.S. carbon dioxide emissions by 32 percent from 2005 levels by 2030 never actually took effect because the U.S. (more...)
Wildfire erupts in Southern California Wildfire erupts in Southern California
- October 11, 2017

More than 200 firefighters were battling the fire by Monday afternoon along with six helicopters and six fixed-wing planes. It was just 5 percent contained. About 1,000 firefighters were involved in the firefight, Orange County Fire Authority Capt. Steve Concialdi said. Fire officials said they expect about 1,000 firefighters to be on the lines by Tuesday morning. (more...)
Police complaint filed against Salman Khan for threatening Zubair Khan Police complaint filed against Salman Khan for threatening Zubair Khan
- October 10, 2017

Salman refused to let him call him "bhai" and it was the angriest we have ever seen him. Zubair got so depressed after the incident that he overdosed on sleeping pills and was then taken out of the house for medical checkups. He made sure, there wasn't a boring moment in the episode. Staying true to the Monday blues, there is a nomination process in the offing. Following this, Vikas will get flak from housemates as this is wastage of food and we all know, food rations are hard to get by. (more...)
Richardson Police Department searching for missing 3-year-old girl Richardson Police Department searching for missing 3-year-old girl
- October 10, 2017

Mathews at one point told investigators that coyotes have been seen in the alley , but investigators say there's no indication that one might have dragged the girl away. The child's father was arrested for Abandoning or Endangering a Child. On Sunday, he was arraigned on the endangerment charge and a judge set his bond at $250,000. (more...)
The ball's in your court, May tells European Union leaders The ball's in your court, May tells European Union leaders
- October 10, 2017

But May is so weak that she can not even sack ministers who are openly undermining her. The Conservative former deputy PM Lord Heseltine said he believed a reshuffle was now inevitable given the prime minister's "unenviable" position - but it would be risky to return Mr Johnson to the backbenches. (more...)
Fires Break Out Across Wine Country Fires Break Out Across Wine Country
- October 10, 2017

Evacuate to the east and shelter at Calistoga Fairgrounds. Elderly people, children and those with respiratory illnesses are particularly susceptible to the smoky conditions and should take extra precautions, air district officials said . (more...)
Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri rejects Kejriwal's offer on Delhi Metro Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri rejects Kejriwal's offer on Delhi Metro
- October 10, 2017

The central government and the Delhi government are 50-50 hold of the DMRC and its equity etc. Gupta also alleged that the Delhi government was creating "hurdles" in the smooth journey of the Delhi Metro. "The common man is already reeling under a severe financial burden due to the poor implementation of GST, demonetisation, unprecedented price rise, hike in fuel prices and general economic mismanagement by the Centre", the resolution by Delhi government read. (more...)
Detailed Timeline of Las Vegas Route 91 Shooting Emerges Detailed Timeline of Las Vegas Route 91 Shooting Emerges
- October 09, 2017

Janette Henry says Ms Danley was her stepmother 30 years ago after she married Ms Henry's father in Australia. The reserved hotel rooms overlooked the festival's main stage, entrance, and exit - not vastly different than the positioning of the Mandalay Bay suite he eventually used to attack innocent Route 91 festival goers. (more...)
Saudi king says consensus with Russia on broadening relations Saudi king says consensus with Russia on broadening relations
- October 09, 2017

In coming period, cooperation between two countries is expected to strengn in field of defence industry. He said that the visit of King Salman will give a great impetus to the common relations. In 2015 the countries' sovereign wealth funds agreed to $10 billion in investments. Saudi-U.S. ties were strained under the Obama administration over its backing of a nuclear agreement with Iran and its handling of the Syrian conflict. (more...)