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India sends 1st wheat shipment to Afghanistan via Chabahar port in Iran


India on Sunday sent its first consignment of wheat for Afghanistan to be transited through Chabahar Port in Iran, seen as a "landmark" move to operationalize the strategic transit route. Swaraj also reiterated India's continued commitment to support reconstruction, capacity building and socio-economic development of Afghanistan, including under the framework of the New Development Partnership announced last month. Read More »

Alert security guard foils ATM robbery bid in city


The accused hit him several times on his head but the fearless guard didn't give up. The man then brutally assaults the guard with what seems to be a hammer. Based on the complaint, Panaji police on Saturday registered an FIR against two unknown accused persons under IPC Sections 307 (attempt to murder), 394 (voluntarily causing hurt in committing robbery) and 511 (attempting to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or other imprisonment). Read More »

Nine children die in Ahmedabad government hospital in one day


It was reported that the newborns were born premature and took their last breath at Intensive Care Unit of the hospital. The five newborns from outside Ahmedabad were brought with critical conditions such as severe birth asphyxia, extreme preterm with birth weight 1.1 g (usual 2.5 kg), hyaline membrane disease and septicemia. Read More »

Woman Gives Trump The Middle Finger After Following Motorcade on a Bicycle


A Woman Cyclist has gone viral after being photographed following Donald Trump's convey around while sticking her middle finger raised towards his auto. None of this clear, except for the cyclist's intention to give nobody else but Trump the middle finger during his trip home to the White House. Trump spends nearly every weekend at one of his golf resorts, patriots should greet him whenever he enters or leaves one of his resorts with extended middle fingers. Read More »

Raj Thackeray visits injured leader, MNS continues 'drive' against hawkers


On Sunday morning, Raj Thackeray visited the hospital where MNS leader Sushant Malawade who was attacked with swords by the hawkers in Malad is now admitted. "A lot of bribe is being paid to continue to do business as illegal hawkers and some MNS leaders are also involved in it". Every year, as much as Rs 2,000 crore is extorted from hawkers by BMC officials, police and local political "goondas" including MNS people. Read More »

Facebook will require full transparency for political advertisers - and other businesses too


Facebook , along with other social media and tech companies, has come under scrutiny over the past year possibly for being a vehicle for Russian cyberinterference in American elections. Details will include the size of spending and the demographics of the audience the ads reached, Goldman said. The company added that it was also building machine learning tools to identify and check political advertisers and entities who do not proactively and willingly disclose themselves, committing ... Read More »

Claims about minister Mark Garnier's conduct to be investigated


The report comes after Downing Street warned on Friday that May would take "serious action" against any minister found to have acted inappropriately. Moreover, the former minister, conservative Stephen Crabb acknowledged on Sunday to have sent messages, " explicit " to a young woman of 19 years he had received for a job interview in 2013. Read More »

4 people injured in shooting at Halloween party


He was taken into custody without incident, Austin Police Department Det. The suspect fled to a house down the block from the private house party and was arrested. Police believe there was one shooter and said they don't believe the public is threatened. The gunman knew the victims and had been attending the party, according to police detective Lee Knouse. Read More »

Puerto Rico's governor: Cancel Whitefish contract


The probes come amid growing questions in Puerto Rico and the mainland about how Whitefish Energy Holdings, which had only two employees before Hurricane Maria decimated the island, got the contract, and how it is managing the task of restoring electricity to millions of residents who have been without power for more than a month. Read More »

N. Korean leader visits cosmetics factory in Pyongyang: KCNA


Former North Korean deputy ambassador to the UK, Thae Yong Ho, center, speaks with media at the Foreign Correspondents Club in Seoul, South Korea , Jan. "It has come to have the dream of the women who want to be more attractive be realised". In that regard, Kim has flouted tradition by appearing publicly with Ri. Read More »

A 450-Pound Seal Blocked the Runway at an Alaskan Airport

Meadow Bailey, Communications Director for the Alaska Department of Transportation, says heavy storms had recently come through the area, which perhaps drove the marine mammal to the relative warmth of the asphalt runway. While it's not uncommon for wildlife to wander onto airport runways every now and then, one animal in Utqiagvik, Alaska, surprised an airport worker who thought he'd seen everything. Read More »

Israel delays move to expand Jerusalem


It aims to solidify the city's Jewish majority, but stops short of formal annexation, making the practical implications unclear. But Likud lawmaker David Bitan, chairman of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition in parliament, said a vote by the cabinet committee would be delayed because Washington told Israel the bill's passage could impede USA efforts to revive peace talks that collapsed in 2014. Read More »

Trump disapproval rating drops to lowest of presidency


The poll released Sunday also has some good news for Democrats as voters look toward next year's midterm elections. According to the survey, 38 percent of respondents-five points less than in September-approved of Trump's job performance, while 58 percent disapproved. Read More »

UP CM Adityanath orders probe in Gonda boy's death by minister's cavalcade


Some people have alleged that no one stopped the vehicle to help the injured boy. Om Prakash heads the Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party, which is an ally of Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party. Earlier this month, Rajbar was in the news with a warning that parents who do not send their children to school would be locked up in police stations without food and water. Read More »

Historic Kurdish leader Barzani announces resignation as independence vote backfires

Mr Barzani said he would remain a Peshmerga, or Kurdish fighter, and would "continue to defend the achievements of the people of Kurdistan". On Oct. A senior aide to Barzani said in a Twitter post that the president would not seek an extension of his mandate past Wednesday. "The second round of talks about deploying federal troops in the disputed areas has started", State TV said, giving no further details. Read More »

Miller hits fastest century in T20s, South Africa 224-4


The previous fastest T20 worldwide century was made off 45 balls by fellow South African Richard Levi against New Zealand in Hamilton in 2011/12. Soumya Sarkar's dismissal for 47 off 31 balls, the best score for Bangladesh , began the slide. Read More »

You will be surprised to know who tweets for Rahul


The answer, according to the Gandhi scion, is his dog, Piddi. On Sunday, Gandhi chose to come "clean" about the issue and introduced the Twitterverse to the one who is responsible for making him popular - his dog, Pidi. There have been speculations that the account is not handled by Gandhi himself but by Divya Spandana , the current head of Congress social media. What was the Congress vice-president hoping to achieve with his tweet? Not all, however, were super pleased with Rahul's post. Read More »

Woman Slightly Cliff Took off With 3 Children At Idaho


They also checked the Land Rover's fix history and checked for recalls. On June 2, 2016, 40-year-old Noel Bankhead drove her Land Rover off of a cliff , killing herself, her daughters Anika Voermans, Gwyneth Voermans, 8, and her son Logan Voermans, 11. Read More »

Iran Implementing its Nuclear Deal Commitments

The head of the United Nations nuclear watchdog has arrived in Tehran for talks on October 29 with senior Iranian officials, as opposition from the United States threatens to undermine a landmark worldwide agreement to limit Iran's nuclear program. Read More »

Flexion Therapeutics (FLXN) EPS Estimated At $-0.95; Allergan (AGN) Sentiment Is 0.38

In other news, insider Yamo Deniz bought 1,375 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 31st. It improved, as 17 investors sold Flexion Therapeutics Inc shares while 17 reduced holdings. Wasatch Advsrs holds 0.29% or 1.02 million shares. 137,169 are held by Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt Inc. Citigroup has invested 0% of its portfolio in Flexion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:FLXN). Read More »

Heavy rain on Sunday — ACCUWEATHER ALERT


The winds will be strongest in the early morning hours of Monday , then still gusty as the storm exits Monday afternoon. On the other end is a model which shows considerably less rain, on the order of an inch, with less wind. As the area of low pressure moves into northern New England Monday afternoon, our wind direction changes but will stay strong. The higher end of that range is more likely in western CT. Read More »

Senior Afghan Official Kidnapped In Pakistan


Capital City Police Officer Tahir Khan said that an investigation team had been constituted to find the Afghan official. As of now, no group has claimed responsibility for kidnapping of deputy governor who was on a visit to Pakistan for his medical ailment. Read More »

Il Gruppo Bollito Misto e la sua dose di Grasso


A norma di regolamento sarà iscritto ora al gruppo Misto , quello presieduto da Loredana De Petris , che immediatamente gli dà "il benvenuto". "Non è stata la prima legge elettorale su cui un governo ha chiesto la fiducia - continua l'esponente Pd -". Read More »

DG ISPR condemns attack on journalist


In a Twitter message, DG ISPR said that the attack was an attempt to cause unrest. In a tweet, he expressed good wishes for the journalist and prayed for his speedy recovery. The attackers who were riding bikes without number plates sped away. A case regarding the incident has been registered by the police. An investigation committee, formed upon on the orders of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, will present its detailed report of the incident within three days. Read More »

California House Republicans support narrow approval of budget, tax overhaul


Hours earlier, Corker leveled his own searing criticism of Trump in a series of interviews. A furious Trump didn't let that pass unremarked. Doug Deason, one of the big donors who attended the private gathering of America First Action, the only Trump-sanctioned super PAC , said that Bannon is wasting time, energy and resources by launching his aggressive campaign to take down Republican lawmakers that he feels stand in Trump's way. Read More »

Human remains recovered in Freeport, 58 gang-related arrests made


Saturday following a search for human remains. A Long Island FBI task force targeting the MS-13 street gang found a third body Saturday as part of a search for victims of gang-related violence that began two weeks ago. In March, Nassau police found the body of Cesar Gonzales-Espantzay, 19, in the park, according to reports. Of the 58 arrests, Ryder said 12 people are actual gang members - six of whom are believed to be members of the notorious MS-13 gang. Read More »

Justice Department settles IRS targeting lawsuits


The Justice Department has entered settlements for two cases related to IRS scrutiny of groups seeking tax-exempt status . It's "a historic victory", said Jay Sekulow of the American Center for Law and Justice , a conservative nonprofit legal group representing the Linchpins plaintiffs.Sekulow, who is also on President Trump's personal legal-defense team, said the IRS agreed to stop "the abhorrent practices utilized against our clients". Read More »

Kenya counts votes, and the cost of a violence-hit election


Thursday's election was a rerun of the August 8 vote that was nullified by the Supreme Court because of irregularities. A large fire burned nearby. As polling officials tallied votes, Kenyans counted the cost Friday of a deeply-divisive election marred by an opposition boycott and protests that left at least four dead and scores wounded. Read More »

J&K: Constable killed in encounter between militants, security forces

Reports said that even though the firing was stopped, heavy stone pelting underway in the area. He succumbed to his injuries at an Army base hospital in Srinagar . The cordon and search operation was carried out by the troops of the 45 Bn Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF ), the Special Operations Group (SOG) and 13 Rashtriya Rifles (RR). Read More »