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United States concern about reports of chlorine gas use in Syria

United States concern about reports of chlorine gas use in Syria Syria would be "ill-advised to go back to violating the chemical convention", Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said on Friday, the Washington Examiner notes. The Syrian army and government have consistently denied using chlorine or other chemical weapons during the war and has said it cooperates with worldwide investigations. [Full Article...]

Spanish police find stolen oranges in fruitful traffic stop

Spanish police find stolen oranges in fruitful traffic stop The police arrested the five travelers - a couple and their three sons - for theft, and the investigation remains ongoing. Oranges overflowed from one vehicle, while the other contained hundreds of oranges packed into bags. Officers initiated a short pursuit with the drivers along a dirt road before being stopped. With so much fruit in the backseat, it would have been incredible had they gotten ... [Full Article...]

BJP uses Gandhi's "suit-boot" tag to slam his costly jacket

BJP uses Gandhi's The BJP, however, had its own variation of what it meant by 'soot-boot jibe it took at the Congress chief. " Rahul Gandhi connects with the young", Chowdhury said, adding that she could show that the "same jacket" was available for Rs 700. [Full Article...]

Belgian PM Hopes to Discuss EU's Anti-Russian Sanctions with Putin

Belgian PM Hopes to Discuss EU's Anti-Russian Sanctions with Putin Last October, the U.S. Department of State ("State Department") released a list of Russian entities identified as being part of the defense and intelligence sectors and also issued FAQs providing guidance on the sanctions , including as to what constitutes a "significant" transaction. [Full Article...]

Syrian Congress of National Dialogue Agrees to Form Constitutional Committee

Syrian Congress of National Dialogue Agrees to Form Constitutional Committee Afrin has been a major hideout for the PYD/PKK since July 2012 when the Assad regime in Syria left the city to the terror group without a fight. He said: "The main result of this Congress is the reloading of the political process, so it could really help Staffan de Mistura to find a rational element in order to prelaunch the constitutional reform". [Full Article...]

Trump signs executive order to keep Guantanamo Bay prison open

Trump signs executive order to keep Guantanamo Bay prison open Last year, Sessions described Guantanamo as "a very fine place, " adding that he would direct future enemy combatants to the Cuban detention center rather than attempt to prosecute them in federal court. "We're gonna load it up with some bad dudes , believe me, we're gonna load it up", Trump said in the campaign trail. In the wake of 9/11 attacks, Washington opened a detention center for terror... [Full Article...]

Helicopter crashes into Southern California home

Helicopter crashes into Southern California home The crash initially happened around 1:50 p.m. local time in Newport Beach, NBC Los Angeles reported. Officials said the aircraft struck the yard and wall of the home. A piece of debris could also be seen lying on the roof of a neighboring home it had damaged. The cause of the crash is now under investigation and will be handled by the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transp... [Full Article...]

Pruitt slammed Trump in 2016 interview

Pruitt slammed Trump in 2016 interview The comments came back to bit Pruitt, as he was grilled during a Senate committee hearing on Tuesday morning. "I believe that Donald Trump in the White House would be more abusive to the Constitution than Barack Obama - and that's saying a lot", Pruitt said, according to a transcript released by Whitehouse's office. [Full Article...]

Trump honours North Korea defector at State of Union speech

Trump honours North Korea defector at State of Union speech The threat comes as the vice-chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff warned North Korea's nuclear programme has made strides in recent months. "We are waging a campaign of maximum pressure to prevent that from happening". "Incredible people. your strength truly inspires us all", Trump sai. The striking image of a North Korean defector receiving a standing ovation was one of the memorable moment... [Full Article...]

The worker behind Hawaii's missile scare thought there was a real missile

The worker behind Hawaii's missile scare thought there was a real missile By 8:20 a.m., Hawaii EMA tweeted there was "NO missile threat" to the state, but failed to send a follow-up phone alert for another 38 minutes, causing mass panic among people who weren't able to check social media. And there is now a "false alert correction template" so a second alert can go out in the event an error ever occurs again. The incoming day supervisor was then said to be unaware... [Full Article...]

Trump Would End His Presidency by Firing Robert Mueller, Lindsey Graham Says

Trump Would End His Presidency by Firing Robert Mueller, Lindsey Graham Says Gowdy said there are "two components" to the purview of Mueller's investigation. However, he backed down after White House counsel Don McGahn threatened to resign rather than carry out the order, the paper reported. 12, 2018, in Washington. "He feels like there's been millions of dollars of taxpayers' dollars spent and no evidence yet of collusion", Short said. [Full Article...]

India to Regain Title of Fastest Growing Economy

India to Regain Title of Fastest Growing Economy In relation to the economic survey , the Chairman of Niti Ayog says that he hopes that government will stick to its 3 percent fiscal deficit target for FY19, but it was possible that the deficit could end up higher than that. Jaitley further claimed the Government approved enhancement in buffer stock of pulses from 1.5 lakh to 20 Lakh metric tonnes (MT) to enable effective market intervention for... [Full Article...]

In Paris, due to flooding evacuated people

In Paris, due to flooding evacuated people While forecasters believe it will continue to rise, peaking on Sunday night or Monday, it is not expected to reach the 2016 high of 6.1m, AFP news agency reports. "If we're talking about things getting completely back to normal, that's going to take weeks", said Jérôme Goellner, regional head of environmental services. [Full Article...]

Irish Prime Minister says he will campaign for liberalization of #abortion laws

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said Saturday that he would campaign in favor of changing Ireland's strict abortion laws in a referendum later this year, Politico Reported."I'll be campaigning for [the laws] to be changed and to be liberalised, yes" he told the BBC's Today Program. [Full Article...]

Apple reportedly cutting iPhone X orders in half due to slow sales

Apple reportedly cutting iPhone X orders in half due to slow sales A report today claims that Apple is cutting its iPhone X production targets in half in response to 'disappointing holiday season sales'. The tech giant told suppliers it would cut its production target for the phone to 20 million units, following slower-than-expected sales in the year-end holiday shopping period in Europe, the US and China, the Nikkei reported Monday . [Full Article...]

'Hope triple talaq bill will be passed in budget session'

'Hope triple talaq bill will be passed in budget session' The session will also witness the Government making all out efforts to pass key pending Bills, including politically sensitive triple talaq Bill by narrowing down the differences on it with the Opposition, particularly the Congress. An all-party meeting has also been convened by the government tomorrow to know about the views of top leaders on pertinent issues. Opposition parties are plannin... [Full Article...]

Normal life remains crippled in parts of south Kashmir

Normal life remains crippled in parts of south Kashmir Over ten people have also been injured in the army firing while one of the youth is said to be critical. "In the process two civilians succumbed to bullet injuries". Former chief Minister Omar Abdullah said on Twitter, 'Violence in Kabul is tragic. Earlier, the Chief Minister directed the district administration to conduct a probe into the incident and come up with findings at the earliest. [Full Article...]

Explosions, Gunfire Reported Near Military Academy In Kabul

Explosions, Gunfire Reported Near Military Academy In Kabul The Local Ariana News reported that two attackers and two soldiers got killed in the exchange of fire. One ANA soldier is killed while 10 are wounded. "An Afghan army battalion has come under attack this (Monday) morning". The Taliban have been waging an insurgency since they were driven from power by US and Afghan forces after the September 11 attacks. [Full Article...]

Trump apologises for retweeting anti-Muslim videos

Trump apologises for retweeting anti-Muslim videos If you're telling me they're disgusting racist people. Trump , speaking with Morgan , argued women are benefiting from his administration's policies. " I think that would qualify as not smart, but genius. and a very stable genius at that! " he wrote in a series of Tweets on January, 6. Many in Britain felt that Trump was nearly gloating over terrorist attacks in London and Manchester... [Full Article...]

Man dies in Mumbai's hospital due to medical negligence

Man dies in Mumbai's hospital due to medical negligence He was allegedly allowed to enter the MRI room at BYL Nair Charitable Hospital with a metal oxygen cylinder, which was helping the patient breathe. He claimed Maru was told not to take in the oxygen cylinder. "No security guard was either present to tell him that he should not carry oxygen cylinder with him to MRI room ", Maru's brother-in-law, Harish Solanki told news agency ANI. [Full Article...]


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