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Household of detained Indian 'spy' to go to him in Pakistan

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Indian Deputy High Commissioner in Islamabad JP Singh was also present during the meeting. "Jadhav or his family would know what they were going through by "meeting" but in real sense not meeting at the same time". "This is not the last meeting. It should be categorically registered", he added. In his petition, which was seen by The Associated Press, Jadhav says "I feel very shamed and I genuinely seek pardon of the acts and sins and crimes I have committed here against the nation and ... Read More »

North Korea calls United Nations sanctions an act of war

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The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new, tougher sanctions on reclusive North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test , a move the North branded an economic blockade and act of war. Data released Tuesday by China's General Administration of Customs showed that Beijing did not export to North Korea last month any oil products including gas, jet fuel, diesel or fuel oil. Read More »

PM Modi Hails BJP Victories In UP, Arunachal Pradesh Bypolls

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Newly elected BJP Legislators of Arunachal Pradesh being presented laptops by Speaker Tenzing Norbu Thongdok during their swearing-in ceremony in Itanagar on Tuesday. Meanwhile, BJP's Kardo Nyigyor has won the Likabali constituency in Arunachal Pradesh. Likabali bypoll: A total of 10,608 people were to cast their votes in 39 polling stations and 51% voter turnout was recorded here on December 21. Read More »

Japan Offers to Host Israeli-Palestinian Peace Summit, With Kushner's Participation

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On Monday, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono visited Jerusalem and Ramallah. The reports did not say how Abbas responded to Kono's proposal. In a 128-9 vote on Thursday, the United Nations General Assembly approved a non-binding resolution that condemned Trump's decision and called on other countries not to follow suit, saying they should "refrain from the establishment of diplomatic missions in the Holy City of Jerusalem". Read More »

Fundamentals in Focus for American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)

During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.48 earnings per share. The stock decreased 9.32% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $5.45. Among 14 analysts covering Liberty Interactive ( NASDAQ:QVCA ), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in 2017 Q3. Read More »

Did Golf Star Jordan Spieth Get Engaged on Christmas Eve?

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The post - showing the couple embracing with Annie showing off a sizable square-cut rock - read, 'Congrats, Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret!' Verret attended Texas Tech while Spieth was playing at Texas. Spieth and Verret, a graduate of Texas Tech who now works for First Tee Texas, now reside in a massive, 16,000 sq. foot Dallas mansion worth $7.1 million, the publication reported. Read More »

Utah's largest paper blasts Hatch, says he should step down

Many were left asking if Hatch had tweeted before reading the Salt Lake Tribune's full reasoning for the award, for the most impactful person in the state, which hit out at his part in slashing the size of Utah's national monuments. Hatch said at the time. The journal castigates President Donald Trump's decision to minimize the Grand Staircase-Escalante and Bears Ears national monuments as "anti-environmental, anti-Native American and...anti-business" while being "a favor done in ... Read More »

Melania Trump's Santa selfie gets shredded on Twitter

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The calls came by way of the Track Santa program operated by the North American Aerospace Defense Command. Incidentally, the Norad Santa hotline was mistakenly created 62 years ago. The children apparently did not know that Trump was answering their calls, CBS News reported. "Oh, building blocks, that's what I always liked too". Read More »

Utes hope to raise another bowl trophy in Heart of Dallas Bowl

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The senior rushed for 1,061 yards and seven touchdowns during the regular season. Huntley missed the game with an undisclosed injury and previously sat out in losses to Stanford and USC after suffering a shoulder sprain. The junior threw for 3,490 yards and 34 touchdowns while completing 64 percent of his passes before his injury against Texas. Sophomore Chris Chugunov will make his second straight start in Grier's place, but Grier should be cleared to play football at a checkup again back ... Read More »

An inside glimpse of Meghan Markle's royal Christmas

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will invite Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to stay with them at nearby Anmer Hall. On the eve of the Queen and Prince Philip's 70th wedding anniversary just last month, shock claims resurfaced that Her Maj's husband had a string of affairs back in the day. Read More »

Two killed in drone attack in Pakistan's Khurram area

Officials told Radio Mashaal that the attack struck a vehicle transporting the commander, Jamil-ud-Din, in the Mata Sangar area near Pakistan's border with Afghanistan. The group is also blamed for several deadly attacks against Indian interests in Afghanistan, including the 2008 bombing of the Indian mission in Kabul that killed 58 people. Read More »

Best Friends Are Like Family, They Turn Out To Be Brothers

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The friends, who played football together in school, bonded over family as Macfarlane never knew his father and Robinson was adopted. In a separate bid to trace his father, Mr Macfarlane turned to a family history and DNA website and carried out a test. Read More »

Femen Protester: Jesus Heist Attempted at Vatican Nativity Scene

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A video of the protester being tackled and carried away by Vatican police is alarming, but the message behind the attempted theft was one pro-choice feminists could get behind. The would-be theft was thwarted by Vatican police before the woman could flee the nativity scene with the baby Christ doll. In November 2012 , the group attacked a demonstration against same-sex marriage by dressing as topless nuns and spraying unknown liquids on attendees bearing the words, "Fuck Church", "In gay ... Read More »

Mostly sunny, high near 17 — TODAY'S FORECAST

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The high temperature Christmas Day at the La Crosse Regional Airport was 17 degrees - at 1 a.m. There will be a northeast wind of 5 to 8 miles per hour. The National Weather Service said the normal high for late December is about 35 degrees. There is a 30 percent chance of snow on Friday night as temperatures drop to around 10 degrees. Read More »

Suspect shot, killed woman, two children in Phoenix on Christmas

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After arriving, they found a woman with gunshot wounds. Although it's possible the suspect killed all three people in the afternoon, police allowed negotiations for hours in hopes one of the children was alive, Sgt. Officers continued to search from the outside for the other child, an 11-year-old, and that's when the suspect started shooting at officers, according to Howard. Read More »

40 former United States attorneys and GOP officials warn Trump against firing Mueller

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The letter also warns Trump against attempts to remove Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsGOP strategist donates to Alabama Democrat House passes concealed carry gun bill Rosenstein to testify before House Judiciary Committee next week MORE or Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod Jay RosensteinDOJ failed to interview Federal Bureau of Investigation informant before it filed charges in Russian nuclear bribery case Deputy AG Rosenstein: ... Read More »

Snow belt could see more than 10 inches of snow through Wednesday

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While most of Northeast Ohio won't see much - if any - snow, some areas could get more than 12 inches in the days ahead. The instability from the temperature difference between the cold air flowing over the relatively warmer water generates bands of heavy lake-effect snow to form and dump prolific snowfall on the downwind shores of the Great Lake snowbelts. Read More »

Telangana: Police department using 'sources' to influence Maoists to surrender

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After M Mahendar Reddy took charge as the director-general of police, instances of Maoists surrendering have taken place in the Telugu states. According to sources, police have launched a special operation to identify the Maoists -from dalam members to CC members - and are using former Naxalites, including slain Mohammed Nayeemuddin's associates, to make them surrender. Read More »

British woman accused of drug smuggling into Egypt jailed for three years

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A general view of al-Bahr al-Ahmar court where British national Laura Plummer faces trial for drug traffiking, in Hurghada, Egypt, 11 November 2017. He told Sky News: For someone to be found guilty of drugs smuggling they have to be aware that they are possessing narcotics. "But there is an terrible lot of good things to say on behalf of Laura, and hopefully the judge will use his or her discretion". Read More »

Congress wants Ananth Kumar Hegde to apologize for his remarks

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Earlier in October Hegde had objected to attending Tipu Jyanti celebrations on November 10 and in a letter to Siddaramaiah he had said "I have conveyed to Karnataka government not to invite me to the shameful event of glorifying a person known as a brutal killer, wretched fanatic and mass rapist". Read More »

NJ weather: Snow, wind in the forecast for Christmas

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Christmas Eve is set to be the warmest day of the week with highs of 14C and an average temperature of 10C to 12C across the rest of the country. Snow accumulations of three to five inches are expected north of a line from Rushville in west central IL, to Danville in east central IL, in an area that includes McLean County. Read More »

Pardon For Ex-President Leads To Protests

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That was the reason cited by President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski for granting Fujimori a pardon from his 25-year jail sentence for crimes including human rights abuses, corruption and the sanctioning of death squads during his decade in power at the end of the 20th century. Read More »

Plane from Georgia skids off icy taxiway in Boston

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Authorities say no one was injured. The plane reportedly came to a stop between two taxiways. The pilot of the aircraft reportedly told air traffic controllers the spin was due to ice on the runway. But the runways were later cleared for operations to continue as normal. The inclement weather still caused delays and backups, though Christmas Day is usually a light travel day. Read More »

Sudan, Turkey to Set Up 'Strategic Cooperation Council'

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The signing of the latest deals came on the final day of a two-day official visit by Erdogan to the country. Suakin is a port city in Northeast Sudan on the Red Sea. "It is also distinguished, given the great accompanying ministerial delegation", said Bashir at a joint press conference with Erdogan following the talks. Read More »

Trump signs $1.5 trillion United States tax bill into law

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US President Donald Trump signed the US tax bill to little fanfare on Friday, delivering a major tax cut to US corporations along with a package of temporary cuts for other businesses and most individuals. "The American people have been robbed of the substantive and exhaustive debate in Congress they deserve on a United States dollars 1.5 trillion bill that will shake up our entire economy and cripple our nation's spending power for decades to come", Senator Tom Carper had said. Read More »

Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day

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Kids who have been hoping hard for a white Christmas are getting their wish. Visibility will be suddenly reduced to near zero at times in heavy snow and blowing snow. Travelers are encouraged to adjust their plans if possible. "By tomorrow morning it's generally done". "We may get wind gusts of up to 70 kilometres per hour, which will mean that you'll really have to bundle up during outdoor activities", said Meredith. Read More »

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's Mumbai reception: All you need to know!

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The two then went to meet Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi , to invite him for the Delhi reception. It was also attended by Kohli's cricketer friends Suresh Raina, Gautam Gambhir and Shikhar Dhawan. There are floor to-ceiling windows that separate the ballroom from the Astor terrace, which gives ample sunlight and moonlight.Indeed, the venue will make a ideal location for the wedding of the year, as there is a skyline in the background. Read More »