• Rahul Gandhi thanks BJP, says 2014 poll defeat an eye-opener
Rahul Gandhi thanks BJP, says 2014 poll defeat an eye-opener

She also added that instead of wasting his time hurting the feelings of the people of Gujarat and making fun od the development, he should rather focus on his constituency Amethi as it needs more development. "The Nehru-Gandhi family, which was pressuring banks to give loans to Vijay Mallya in return of airline upgrades is now questioning other...

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  • Hillary Clinton calls Trump the most risky president in United States history
Hillary Clinton calls Trump the most risky president in United States history

The reports have put Democrats under pressure to disavow Weinstein and return or donate contributions from him to charity. The former presidential candidate began her remarks by offering her sympathy for those impacted by the wildfires throughout wine country and her gratitude to the first responders.

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  • Man who rescued kidnapped girl (15) hands over €6000 reward to her
Man who rescued kidnapped girl (15) hands over €6000 reward to her

Earl Melchert, 65, was reportedly driving back to work in Elbow Lake when he noticed something moving in the field that he first thought was a deer. Two heroes have emerged in Minnesota: an abducted 15-year-old girl and the 65-year-old farmer who found her.

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  • NJ resident returns home after being stranded in Puerto Rico
NJ resident returns home after being stranded in Puerto Rico

About 320,000 Puerto Ricans live in Central Florida, and some officials are estimating as many as 100,000 may flee the island and settle with family and friends in the region. Jim Richey. New Jersey State Police is the latest force in the state to send its officers to Puerto Rico to assist in the recovery efforts from Hurricane Maria.

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  • Horry County Fire Rescue teaches fire prevention, installs free smoke alarms
Horry County Fire Rescue teaches fire prevention, installs free smoke alarms

The Ashtabula Fire Department and NFPA strongly encourage residents to develop a home fire escape plan with all household members. In Thurston County, the Olympia Fire Department has planned an open house and safety day from 10 a.m.to 1 p.m.

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  • Lawmaker takes first step to remove Columbus Day in NYC
Lawmaker takes first step to remove Columbus Day in NYC

Police escorted them away and the ceremony continued, 1010 WINS' Roger Stern reported. The resolution that was passed stated that it wants to teach the Native Americans history in schools . However, the SUNY Student Assembly announced that they will be honoring Monday as Indigenous Peoples Day along with Columbus Day. Gonzales says Columbus...

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  • White House fails to explain Trump's 'calm before the storm' comment
White House fails to explain Trump's 'calm before the storm' comment

Senator Bob Corker, an influential Republican from Tennessee, had credited the president's top advisors, including Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly with helping to " separate our country from chaos ".

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  • Anti-Catalonia independence protests erupt in Barcelona
Anti-Catalonia independence protests erupt in Barcelona

Lawmakers with the Scottish National Party (SNP) have called on the Spanish Government to recognise the result of the Catalan independence referendum . If the Catalans bow to pressure at the last minute and do not declare independence , Puigdemont's political survival would be in doubt. Millions of people have voted, who want to decide.

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  • All Blacks expected to complete clean sweep
All Blacks expected to complete clean sweep

As the All Blacks celebrate their fifth Championship title in six years, it's impossible not to sympathise with... New Zealand's Rieko Ioane celebrates as he scores a try against South Africa during the Rugby Championship match at the Newlands Stadium in Cape Town, South Africa , Saturday, Oct.

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  • Trump says Puerto Rico's debt needs to be wiped out
Trump says Puerto Rico's debt needs to be wiped out

During his visit, Trump said that the reconstruction costs have thrown the federal budget " out of whack ". Almost two weeks after the storm, which is estimated to have caused $90 million (£67 million) of damage, 95% of electricity customers remain without power - including hospitals.

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  • Harvey Weinstein masturbated in front of a former Fox News reporter?
Harvey Weinstein masturbated in front of a former Fox News reporter?

According to a Huffington Post report , Lauren Sivan who was working as a news anchor with a local cable channel in NY at the time said the experience had left her shocked and that she had discussed the incident with her friends who had advised her to remain quiet.

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  • Police release driver after crash near London museums
Police release driver after crash near London museums

Detective constable Darren Case said: "Because of where this collision occurred and the number of pedestrians involved, I fully appreciate the concern and alarm this incident caused". The incident happened at around 2:30 p.m. local time when the black auto struck the pedestrians. "If you have any information about this incident, please call 101".

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  • Italy held by Macedonia 1-1, nearly into World Cup 2018 playoffs
Italy held by Macedonia 1-1, nearly into World Cup 2018 playoffs

If Immobile and his fellow attackers can break the deadlock early Italy will be in with a good chance of claiming the heavy victory they will likely want. Amid the mounting injuries - which included midfielders Claudio Marchisio, Daniele de Rossi, Marco Verratti and Lorenzo Pellegrini, not to mention first-choice striker Andrea Belotti - Juventus d...

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  • Doesn't President Donald Trump Say
Doesn't President Donald Trump Say "Puerto Rico" In Such A Strange Way?

That got a laugh from the crowd of Hispanic leaders gathered in the East Room of the White House, and Trump' s other statements of support for the recovering U.S. "I know some of them, and believe me, they're very tough and they're very smart". But that's OK. I have to deal with it. When asked about Puerto Rico's more than $70 billion in debt...

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  • Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico

Loon balloons work by "relaying communications between Alphabet's own ground stations connected to the surviving wireless networks, and users' handsets". In 2016, a test site was set up in Puerto Rico to launch what the project called "a handful of test balloons". "Let's talk", said Gov. Ricardo Rossello in a Friday tweet .

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  • Lawsuit challenges Pa. congressional districts to be redrawn before 2018 Election
Lawsuit challenges Pa. congressional districts to be redrawn before 2018 Election

Kennedy , who is more prone to bouts of fairness than his conservative colleagues. Gerrymandering is the distasteful practice where the ruling political party draws the boundaries such that it gives them an unfair and lopsided advantage during the elections.

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  • Growing number of Tories back change of leadership, claims Shapps
Growing number of Tories back change of leadership, claims Shapps

She also apologized for the general election earlier this year, in which the Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority. He said he had previously informed No 10 that a growing number of Tory MPs were keen to have a leadership election.

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  • O'Neill agrees two-year contract extension with Ireland
O'Neill agrees two-year contract extension with Ireland

Martin O'Neill has trimmed his Republic of Ireland squad ahead of Friday's World Cup qualifier against Moldova in Dublin. The Nottingham Forest striker marked his 30th senior cap with his second and third goals for his country on a night when victory was the only option if Ireland were to keep their hopes of emerging from Group D alive.

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  • Putin says extending Opec deal 'possible'
Putin says extending Opec deal 'possible'

Putin also insisted that Iran is complying with a nuclear agreement the U.S., Russian Federation and other world powers agreed to in 2015 - Trump may decertify the Iran deal - and warned that Trump's fiery rhetoric toward North Korea is leading to a "very unsafe end".

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  • Warm and dry afternoons continue this week, with rain chances ahead
Warm and dry afternoons continue this week, with rain chances ahead

Saturday Night: Tropical storm conditions possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Highs will top out in the middle to upper 70s, and winds will be out of the southwest at around 15 miles per hour. Mostly sunny skies for your Friday , with a high near 85. Low: 70. High: 91. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 5 to 10 miles pe...

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  • No sign of radicalisation in Rohingya: Bangladesh Foreign Secretary
No sign of radicalisation in Rohingya: Bangladesh Foreign Secretary

Almost half a million Rohingyas have fled to Bangladesh due to violence in the Rakhine state that has claimed lives of at least more than 100 people and displaced several others. Bangladesh's Foreign Secretary Shahidul Haque is said to have conveyed this to his counterpart S Jaishankar while he was in New Delhi to attend the World Economic Foru...

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  • So, Uh, John Kelly's Phone Was Reportedly Hacked Months Ago
So, Uh, John Kelly's Phone Was Reportedly Hacked Months Ago

A White House spokesperson says Kelly largely used his government-issued phone rather than his personal phone, which has now been taken away. As a precaution, the White House has warned other staff at the West Wing not to use any personal devices for official communications and has also set up additional storage lockers for personal devices.

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  • Tom Petty's Daughter Shares Personal Photos Of Her Late Dad
Tom Petty's Daughter Shares Personal Photos Of Her Late Dad

Losing Tom Petty now, during a year when the soul of the country seems wracked with uncertainty and turmoil, seems even crueler. Maybe that was what made Tom Petty's music so popular, so widely loved and often referenced-it was simple, heartfelt, and spoke to universal emotions in a unique and poignant way.

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  • Revoke Ivanka Trump's security clearance, House Democrats tell White House
Revoke Ivanka Trump's security clearance, House Democrats tell White House

Kasowitz, the outlets found, donated $25,000 to Vance's reelection campaign shortly before meeting with the DA in May 2012 about the Trump case. But the story of the prosecution that never was is the latest indictment of Trump family business practices, staining too the otherwise solid reputation of Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance.

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  • Spain has accused Catalonia of using 'blackmail' in its bid for independence
Spain has accused Catalonia of using 'blackmail' in its bid for independence

More than 2.2 million Catalonians - 42% of the region's electorate - voted overwhelmingly to separate from Spain on Sunday. "Political risk is back on the agenda in Europe", NFS Macro analyst Nick Stamenkovic told AFP . Scores were injured on Sunday as police moved in en masse, beating voters and protesters as they lay on the ground and drag...

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