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Lalu Prasad convicted in another fodder scam case

Lalu Prasad convicted in another fodder scam case There were total 76 accused in the case and 15 died during trial while five turned CBI approver, reported IANS. A special CBI court on January 24 sentenced Lalu Prasad and Jagannath Mishra to five years in jail in a fodder scam case related to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 376.2 million from the Chaibasa treasury. [Full Article...]

AAPology continues: Kejriwal says sorry to Gadkari, Sibal after Majithia

AAPology continues: Kejriwal says sorry to Gadkari, Sibal after Majithia Kejriwal in 2014 had allegedly made a defamatory statement against Gadkari after which the union minister had filed a criminal defamation case against the Delhi chief minister . Majithia filed a defamation case against Kejriwal and Ashish Khetan in May 2015 after the AAP leaders alleged that the then Punjab minister was involved in the drug trade. [Full Article...]

PM and Singapore's Lee speak out on trade wars at ASEAN

PM and Singapore's Lee speak out on trade wars at ASEAN He also said ASEAN policy meant it was "not able to intervene and to force an outcome" over the Rohingya crisis, in which more than 700,000 refugees have fled to neighboring Bangladesh amid a Myanmar military campaign that the United Nations has called "ethnic cleansing". [Full Article...]

Scores of Homes Destroyed by Tathra Bushfire

Scores of Homes Destroyed by Tathra Bushfire A cool change is expected to assist hundreds of firefighters as they return to battle blazes ravaging Victoria's southwest on Monday. "Victoria police were wasting no time in establishing the cause of these fires, lightning seemed a logical assumption", he said. [Full Article...]

Talks On Iran Nuclear Deal Amid Questions On US Commitment

Talks On Iran Nuclear Deal Amid Questions On US Commitment The location of the meeting has yet to be settled. "I think they have provided him the wherewithal to be ascendant at this point". Trump and Tillerson had differed publically on major foreign policy issues the USA faced, including North Korea and Iran's nuclear deal, which had fueled speculation for months that Tillerson would soon be replaced . [Full Article...]

By International Law, Crimea is Ukraine

By International Law, Crimea is Ukraine The statement added that French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian would travel to Ukraine next week to discuss the situation in Crimea and eastern Ukraine with the former Soviet republic's pro-Western government. A number of individual countries and the European Union have already confirmed that they will not recognize the election results in the area. Today EU High Representative Federica Mog... [Full Article...]

North Korean envoy heads to Finland for further talks

North Korean envoy heads to Finland for further talks Trump has agreed to meet Kim by May. Sweden "engaged heavily" on the issue of USA detainees during the talks between North Korean and Swedish foreign ministers, CNN reported on Sunday, citing unidentified sources with knowledge of the negotiations. [Full Article...]

Another No. 1 seed falls as Florida State rallies past Xavier

Another No. 1 seed falls as Florida State rallies past Xavier Both Savory and CJ Walker would make two pair of free throws to ice the game and send FSU basketball to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2011. Without him, the team couldn't convert on key possessions late in the game. While Savoy hit the big shots down the stretch, Braian Angola and Trent Forrest were the reasons the 'Noles were in it. Junior guard Terance Mann and senior forward Phil Cofe... [Full Article...]

Rain, sleet, snow possible for Monday night into Tuesday

Rain, sleet, snow possible for Monday night into Tuesday Monday will be cloudy with a high around 38, but then snow could develop overnight into Tuesday . "Snowfall accumulations at this time are with very low confidence", Varian added. At this point they are not predicting severe weather. The storm could drop up to 5 inches of snow on Fairbanks, which has already recorded more than 81 inches of snow this winter. [Full Article...]

Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014

Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014 Ultimately, the tragedy was avoided. The first part of the documentary, entitled Putin , has been posted on social media accounts, including one belonging to key state media manager and commentator Dmitry Kiselyov, and a pro-Kremlin YouTube account. [Full Article...]

Syrian troops pressure rebels in Ghouta as Turkey hammers Afrin

Syrian troops pressure rebels in Ghouta as Turkey hammers Afrin A handout picture released by the official Facebook page of the Syrian Presidency on March 18, 2018, shows Syrian President Bashar Assad talking with government troops in Eastern Ghouta , in the leader's first trip to the former rebel enclave outside Damascus in years. [Full Article...]

Sweden 'prepared to facilitate' Donald Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un

Sweden 'prepared to facilitate' Donald Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un Mr Ri will meet Swedish foreign minister Margot Wallstrom at an undisclosed location on Thursday or Friday, the Swedish Foreign Ministry said. Swedish public broadcaster SVT reported, without citing sources, that Ri planned to stay in Sweden until Sunday. [Full Article...]

Andria Zafirakou from north London wins $1m 'world's best teacher' prize

Andria Zafirakou from north London wins $1m 'world's best teacher' prize A teacher from north London has been announced as victor of a competition to find the world's best teacher. Zafirakou teaches in one of the poorest communities in England. The British teacher won a US$1 million award in its fourth year. "So thank you for all you have done and continue to do". She was crowned the victor during a ceremony at the Global Education and Skills Conference in Dubai... [Full Article...]

TDP, YSR Congress pitch no-confidence motion against BJP govt in Parliament

TDP, YSR Congress pitch no-confidence motion against BJP govt in Parliament The no-confidence motion was issued following the party's fallout with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the demand of special status category for Andhra Pradesh . As N Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party (TDP) officially pulled out of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Friday, the roles of political outfits in Andhra Pradesh seem to have reversed overnight. [Full Article...]

Putin calls evidence against Russian Federation in spy case 'nonsense'

Putin calls evidence against Russian Federation in spy case 'nonsense' Britain and Russian Federation have each expelled 23 diplomats over the attack , as relations between the two countries are crashing to a post-Cold-War low. Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia are still in a critical condition, two weeks after the attack. On Saturday, Russia's ambassador to the European Union, Vladimir Chizhov, said Moscow "had nothing to do" with the attack, accusing Johnson... [Full Article...]

Ola, Uber drivers strike begins today; expect higher surge prices, waiting time

Ola, Uber drivers strike begins today; expect higher surge prices, waiting time He claims to have support of other unions on the issue. They have invested Rs 500,000 - 700,000 and were expecting to make Rs 150,000 a month. India is Uber's largest overseas market. MNVS had announced one day protest on Monday but later in a press conference, the union said to go on "offline protest" for an indefinite period. Mumbai has 45,000 cabs, operating via aggregators like Ola or Ub... [Full Article...]

Two people injured in suspected Austin blast

Two people injured in suspected Austin blast While that incident seemed to be a one-off event, on March 12, Draylen Mason, 17, was killed after finding a package on his porch and taking it inside his home. The FBI said on Twitter that its agents were at the scene of Sunday's explosion in a residential neighborhood on the west side of the city, several miles from where the east side neighborhoods where the earlier blasts occurred . [Full Article...]

Russia Retaliates, Expels 23 British Diplomats Over Spy Poisoning

Russia Retaliates, Expels 23 British Diplomats Over Spy Poisoning Putin told reporters that if Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, had been targeted with a military-grade nerve agent, they would have died on the spot. Russia's intelligence service accused British diplomats of involvement in a spy ring in which agents allegedly passed secrets through a high-tech communications system hidden in a fake rock in a Moscow park. [Full Article...]

Romania book World Cup place as Spain fume at Romanian ref

Romania book World Cup place as Spain fume at Romanian ref Spain captain Jaime Nava apologised for the conduct of his players at the final whistle, but stressed that his team were dismayed after having been "eliminated by external factors". Romania has played at every Rugby World Cup but never advanced beyond the pool stage, AP reported. Spain was in pole position for qualifying after it beat Romania 22-10 in Madrid last month for the first time in six ... [Full Article...]

1 dead, 1 with serious injuries following North York shooting

1 dead, 1 with serious injuries following North York shooting Two shooters fired bullets toward the doors of the Playtime Bowl on Saturday night, striking 29-year-old Ruma Amar and Thanh Tien Ngo, 32, said Det. Amar had been at the bowling alley with her husband and her younger sister. Choe would not say whether Ngo was known to police. Post-mortem examinations are scheduled for Sunday. The gunfire left frightened patrons still their bowling shoes scra... [Full Article...]


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