• Christmas: Christian community prays for peace in Kashmir
Christmas: Christian community prays for peace in Kashmir

Due to cyclone Ockhi that affected several people in the state, the Latin Catholic churches avoided celebrations. Special cakes were cut and candies were distributed among the devotees. Kashmir belongs to all of us and we live happily together. Qassemi referred to the "elimination of one of the most reactionary terrorists groups, which was rega...

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  • Christmas Eve fire damages home, family safe but displaced
Christmas Eve fire damages home, family safe but displaced

Firefighters found heavy smoke and fire when they arrived on Chestnut Street. The building, which contained 17 units, was heavily damaged, Hall said. All families have been relocated or are in a Red Cross Shelter located the First Baptist Church. A child in the auto had minor injuries, Agee said.

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  • Jairam Thakur appointed as Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister
Jairam Thakur appointed as Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

On Saturday, BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal had ruled himself out of the race. The BJP had won a landslide in the recently concluded 2017 Himachal Pradesh assembly polls. Had Union health minister JP Nadda been party's choice, there was a possibility of Dhumal's MP son Anurag Thakur being inducted in the Narendra Modi cabinet at the Centre, it is...

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  • Modi must apologise for plotting 2G spectrum conspiracy: Congress
Modi must apologise for plotting 2G spectrum conspiracy: Congress

The truth has come to light that no one is guilty in the 2G spectrum case. The then UPA government acted in the matter by ejecting the then Telecom Minister A. "The court's verdict is definitely a good sign for the DMK". "The BJP maligned the country and the Congress for years by making false allegations of corruption as their principal strategy ...

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  • Bus crashes into Moscow subway killing four people
Bus crashes into Moscow subway killing four people

The Interior Ministry's Moscow division said in a statement that considered causes of the incident include "failure of the driver to control the vehicle or a malfunction of the vehicle". Monday was a working day in Russian Federation because Orthodox Christmas is celebrated on January 7, according to Reuters . Ten ambulances, fire brigade offi...

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  • India should reduce petrol imports by 2022: PM Modi
India should reduce petrol imports by 2022: PM Modi

Mr Sisodia also tweeted that Mr Kejriwal was not invited to the inauguration of the 12.38-km-long metro section between south Delhi and suburban Noida because the centre was afraid he might publicly demand a rollback of a hike in metro fare.

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  • Kulbhushan Jadhav meets mother, wife for 40 minutes
Kulbhushan Jadhav meets mother, wife for 40 minutes

Last week, the FO Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal had said that if the Indian Ministry of External Affairs agreed, Jadhav's wife and mother may be allowed to address the media in Pakistan . Jadhav's family had a brief stop at the mission again before they headed to the airport to catch a flight to India via Dubai. "There would be a partition f...

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  • Emirates stops flights to Tunisia after 'instruction'
Emirates stops flights to Tunisia after 'instruction'

The Tunisian Ministry of transport has chose to suspend trips flights from and to the North African country "until the company has been able to find a suitable solution for the operation of its flights in accordance with global laws and treaties" - an official statement on Facebook said.

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  • SpaceX rocket lights up sky above California
SpaceX rocket lights up sky above California

Friday from Space Launch Complex-4. Cars stopped on freeways in Los Angeles so drivers and passengers could take pictures and video. The Los Angeles Fire Department put out an advisory saying the "mysterious lights in the sky" were from the Vandenberg launch.

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  • 4 soldiers killed in firing at LoC
4 soldiers killed in firing at LoC

The Army, in a statement, said that Indian troops retaliated "strongly and effectively". "They were evacuated to army hospital, where three including the officer succumbed to injuries", the spokesman said. "Two other personnel also sustained injuries and are under medical treatment", an army spokesperson said. Kashmir has been the center of a d...

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  • Trump denies saying Haitians 'all have AIDS', Nigerians live in 'huts'
Trump denies saying Haitians 'all have AIDS', Nigerians live in 'huts'

The White House unequivocally pushed back on a report that President Donald Trump talked about workers in a pretentious and belittling design amid a June meeting with top organization authorities. Tillerson responded by throwing up his arms in frustration and arguing that if he was so bad at his job, maybe he should stop issuing visas altogether...

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  • Man Planning San Francisco Christmas Attack Arrested
Man Planning San Francisco Christmas Attack Arrested

The note also seemed to express anger over President Donald Trump's recent decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. According to the complaint , Jameson expressed support for the terror attack in New York City where a man killed eight people on October 31 when he drove onto a bike path with a rented pickup truck.

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  • Parents Give Teachers Wine With Picture Of Son's Face
Parents Give Teachers Wine With Picture Of Son's Face

The photos have been retweeted more than 5,000 times and liked more than 36,000 times. This year, they thought the educators deserved something a little more intoxicating, so they bought each teacher a bottle of wine. "But who doesn't need a glass of wine after teaching a kid like mine?" "My parents always get our elementary school teachers a pre...

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  • Manchester United knocked out by Bristol City in League Cup shock
Manchester United knocked out by Bristol City in League Cup shock

The beasts who have been devouring all Premier League opposition this season, though, may find Ashton Gate as tricky and oppressive a venue as Mourinho's men, who became the Robins' fourth Premier League victims of their inspired Cup run.

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  • Uber is officially a cab firm, says European court
Uber is officially a cab firm, says European court

It rejects Uber's view that such services are purely digital and could fuel further scrutiny of other gig-economy firms. Just recently, a case filed by a Spanish taxi association sought to have it sanctioned from operating in the country due to what the petitioners called "unfair competition".

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  • Christmas forecast for Kilkenny predicts balmy temperatures
Christmas forecast for Kilkenny predicts balmy temperatures

Syracuse- A pair of storm systems will target Central New York this weekend with rain and snow. A cold front will come through Saturday night into Sunday morning, and there will be a wave moving along the fronts Sunday night into early Monday .

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  • Justin Trudeau Is In Big Trouble After Violating Canada's Ethics Code
Justin Trudeau Is In Big Trouble After Violating Canada's Ethics Code

The Commissioner found there were three all-expenses-paid trips to the island. A March 2016 trip to Bells Cay taken by members of his family also created a predicament for the prime minister. Going forward, Trudeau vowed to clear all family vacations with the ethics watchdog in advance in order to avoid conflicts. She made a determination that he...

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  • Trump official claims North Korea to blame for WannaCry cyber attack
Trump official claims North Korea to blame for WannaCry cyber attack

A spokesman for South Korea's Unification Ministry, which handles North Korean affairs, said on Monday the government was considering "countermeasures", including more sanctions, over the cyber attacks. The US is not the only country that attributes the WannaCry attack to North Korea, Bossert adds. Some of those customers were then targeted wit...

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  • House passes tax bill as Florida members vote party line
House passes tax bill as Florida members vote party line

The bill, released last Friday after negotiations between House and Senate Republicans, is the end result of rapid action in Congress over the last month and makes big changes across the tax code. It eliminates the deduction for banks with more than $50 billion in assets, and limits the deduction for banks with assets of $10 billion to $50 billio...

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  • Japan Decides to Boost Missile Defense with Aegis Ashore (News)
Japan Decides to Boost Missile Defense with Aegis Ashore (News)

The Japanese government decided at a cabinet meeting on Tuesday to introduce the Aegis Ashore ground-based missile defense system in a bid to better prepare for ballistic missiles from North Korea. Last month, U.S. President Donald Trump urged Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to purchase more U.S. military equipment. In 2017, North Korea fired two m...

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  • The Pentagon's secret UFO programme
The Pentagon's secret UFO programme

Videos of such sightings have been released in recent months - such as one in November showing a freakish white object being chased by two Navy F/A-18F fighter jets. None of the three men wanted to discuss in public this sensitive issue and the funding of the program. The firm, which continues to hold federal contracts including with U.S.

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  • Sarah Palin's son Track arrested for burglary, assault in Alaska
Sarah Palin's son Track arrested for burglary, assault in Alaska

Upon arriving, cops say they found Todd fleeing in a vehicle and bleeding from the face. with Track still inside. Track Palin told police he broke a window, disarmed his father and put him on the ground. Sarah Palin's eldest child, Track Palin, was arrested on charges of domestic violence for the second time in two years. Track Palin...

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  • Jonghyun, lead singer of K-pop group Shinee, dies
Jonghyun, lead singer of K-pop group Shinee, dies

Kim's sister made the initial call to 119 responders at 4:42 p.m. reporting that she believed her brother was committing suicide . He received emergency CPR treatment upon his arrival at a hospital but was later pronounced dead. He launched a successful solo career in 2015. "We are sorry to be the bringer of such tragic, heart-breaking news",...

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  • Deputy PM criticizes USA for veto on United Nations resolution condemning Jerusalem decision
Deputy PM criticizes USA for veto on United Nations resolution condemning Jerusalem decision

The draft resolution was initially circulated by Egypt , expressed deep regret at the recent decision and affirmed that "any decisions and actions which purport to have altered the character, status or demographic composition" of Jerusalem "have no legal effect, are null and void and must be rescinded".

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  • US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware Attack
US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware Attack

The official said they had a "very high level of confidence" that hacking outfit Lazarus Group carried out the attack on behalf of the North Korean government. "Security experts, however, traced the exploitation of that weakness back to the U.S. National Security Agency; it was part of a cache of stolen NSA cyberweapons publicly".

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