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Gunmen kill officer, free militant in Kashmir hospital raid

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Immediately after the incident, the entire area around the hospital was sealed by the security forces and an intensive search operation launched to nab the terrorist. He was arrested from South Kashmir, the hotbed of militancy, in 2014 and was lodged in Srinagar's Rainawari jail. The police personnel were accompanying the prisoner to the facility when the incident occurred, ANI reported. Read More »

Intermediate ballistic missile ''Agni I '' test fired off Odisha Coast

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The indigenously developed surface-to-surface missile was launched as an allotment of an alternate training action by the Strategic Forces Command (SFC) of the Army to consolidate operational readiness. The test came two weeks after successful flight testing of longest range Inter-Continental Range Balllistic Missile (ICBM) Agni-V from the same test facility. Read More »

Amtrak Train Reportedly Derails After Collision In South Carolina

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Amtrak's CEO Richard Anderson earlier Sunday said the signal system was down and CSX dispatchers were manually routing trains. But the collision was so powerful, it pushed the CSX train back 15 feet. The wreck came just days after a chartered train for Republican members of Congress heading to a retreat collided with a garbage truck in rural Virginia , killing the truck driver. Read More »

Bucks Swing Trade With Nets

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However, if the pick is not conveyed this year then it becomes an unprotected pick in 2020, according to Wojnarowski . Selected with the 17th-overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, Vaughn averaged 14.3 minutes per game as a rookie and just over 11 minutes per game last season. Read More »

Palestinian teen killed in Israeli raid on Jenin

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A 29 year-old father of four was stabbed to death outside the Jewish West Bank community of Ariel as he waited for a bus, The Times of Israel reported Monday. Some 300 Palestinians - majority assailants, Israel says - have also been killed in that period, according to AFP news agency. Full recognition of the outpost, however, which unlike established Israeli settlements is considered illegal under Israeli law, still faces a number of legal and bureaucratic obstacles. Read More »

Kashmir Solidarity Day to be observed on Feb 5

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Instead of giving them the right to self-determination, the Indian forces in the occupied Kashmir were using oppressive tactics and force against the innocent Kashmiris, they added. Because of oppression, Kashmiris can neither celebrate their eids, nor do they have religious freedom. The Prime Minister said there might be differences among the political leaders but on the Kashmir issue, all the leadership was united and there were no two opinions. Read More »

Three Police Officers Shot, One Fatally, in Colorado Srpings

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We at the City of Fountain want to convey our most honest condolences to Deputy Flick's family and want them to know they are in our thoughts and prayers. Law enforcement agencies across the state expressed their sadness at the loss, as well as solidarity with both agencies. "To our brothers and sisters in the El Paso County Sheriffs Department and Colorado Springs Police Department, we stand with you and offer any support and assistance that you may need". Read More »

House intelligence committee unanimously votes to release Democrat memo

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Trump has said the GOP memo "vindicates" him. A vote on whether to release the memo could be taken by the House Intelligence Committee, led by Rep. Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX), a Republican who has been a leader of the Russian Federation probe, said he was in favor Trump releasing the memo, while other Republicans on the committee were less committal one way or the other. Read More »

Selling pakodas not shameful: Amit Shah in maiden RS speech

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And where does this Gabbar Singh Tax/GST go? "It is better to sell pakodas than remain jobless. Is this the understanding of people?" He called the achievements of his government as historic work. On the Gujarat result, he took a veiled dig at Congress saying, "We can't help it if some people see victory even in their defeat". Is it good politics to instigate people not to pay tax. Read More »

Ex-US gymnastics doc sentenced to another 40-125 years

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The sentence capped a remarkable seven-day hearing in which scores of Larry Nassar's victims were able to confront him face to face in a MI courtroom. Assistant Attorneys General Angela Povilaitis was the lead prosecutor on the case, and made closing statements on Monday morning. She said the pain and suffering endured by Nassar's victims is "unthinkable", but that families can't react with physical violence. Read More »

Japan launches world's smallest rocket able to place micro-satellite into orbit

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Earlier in 2017, JAXA's launch attempt of micro satellite failed as the rocket fell in the sea due to short circuit and vibrations caused during take-off. JAXA lists the satellite's status as being in the "nominal" or observation phase, according to the Verge . The current launch aimed to test the ability of the Japanese aerospace agency to launch low-priced rockets that can put micro satellites into space at affordable rates against a background of growing demand from the private sector. Read More »

Last surviving Paris terror suspect on trial over police gunfight

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Coincidentally, another trial related to the Paris attacks is under way in the French capital: Jawad Bendaoud and Mohamed Soumah are accused of providing lodgings for the attackers and face six years if convicted. This is actually reflecting the situation across Europe. He was traced to a cousin's apartment on March 18, 2016, near his Molenbeek home. The Islamic State (IS) extremist group claimed responsibility for the attacks, along with another set of attacks in Brussels that killed 32 ... Read More »

Super Bowl 52: Three reasons why Patriots lost to Eagles

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He said he hasn't begun to reflect on what he's accomplished in New England, having been a part of three Super Bowl-winning teams. However, it wasn't felt by players or fans inside US Bank Stadium, which has a fixed roof. The S&P 500 has also been more likely to record a full-year drop if the Lombardi Trophy goes to the AFC team. Thanks to the arm of Nick Foles , the Eagles found themselves leading for much of the first half. Read More »

Democrats warn Trump firing Rosenstein would cause crisis

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Gowdy had said Friday that he remained "100 percent confident" in Mueller, and that "t$3 he contents of this memo do not - in any way - discredit his investigation". And since Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from any investigations related to the 2016 presidential campaign last March, Rosenstein oversees Mueller and his investigation - and has the power to fire him as well. Read More »

Ryan Fox finishes second in Malaysia

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Sharma, who claimed his maiden victory in the Joburg Open in December, wasted no time backing up that success as he signed off with a birdie blitz at Saujana Golf & Country Club. "I shot my first one in the Philippines two years ago to save my Asian Tour card and I shot another one before winning the Joburg Open". "I kept pushing the whole day", added Sharma. Read More »

AJK lawmakers must stay united for Kashmir cause, says PM Abbasi

Prime Minister Abbasi in the official message also expressed solidarity with the people of Kashmir. Pakistani leaders as well as forces personnel always have an eye out for the Kashmiris. Azhar Iqbal said that the day is most valuable for the Kashmiri people inhibiting either side of the line of control and rest of the world. The prime minister observed that even after the passage of more than seven decades, the people of Jammu and Kashmir had been deprived of their fundamental right to ... Read More »

Winter storm will drop heavy snow across central Montana

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That doesn't mean all snow is done around midnight, in fact many western facing slopes will see snow showers continue right into early Monday . At times, snow fall rates could reach up to an inch an hour. Wind chill values are in the single digits. Forecasters also encourage motorists to use extra caution on the roads because of the winds, especially those driving vehicles with a high center of gravity, such as trucks and SUVs. Read More »

Lucky couple will spend Super Bowl eve inside US Bank Stadium

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Whilst Joe's in Covent Garden will be the place to be if you want to mix with Americans who actually know what is going on during the game. Out in the cold, alongside thousands of others who have come to Minneapolis for the Super Bowl, and the local residents who show us how to truly party like Minnesotans. Read More »

Winter Olympics marred by protests over joint Korean ice hockey team

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Before the match, the Korean players stood to the Korean traditional tune of " Arirang " instead of their respective national anthems. Baik said that though a set of sanctions from 2010 ban North Korean vessels from entering South Korean ports, Seoul is mulling making an exception for the Mangyongbong for the successful hosting of the Winter Games . Read More »

May denies United Kingdom must choose between European Union access, trade freedom

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Following reports that Eurosceptic Tory MPs were plotting a coup if Mrs May bowed to the will of Remainers, sources close to the Prime Minister insisted customs union membership was off the table. It is not our policy to stay in a customs union. The two sides have just months to negotiate future relations before Britain leaves in March 2019. Mr Jenkin said: "Her MPs will back her because we are overwhelmingly at one with the majority of the British people, who now want a clean Brexit and ... Read More »

How Recent Amtrak Crashes Are Affecting Philadelphia Passengers

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The Amtrak engineer on that train told investigators he mistook a signal and braked moments before the deadly crash , according to the National Transportation Safety Board . He said he was taken to a hospital and treated for a bump on his head and whiplash, and that his wife was not injured. CSX said its personnel were on site to assist law enforcement. Read More »

Italian gunman had far-right extremist ties

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In police photographs, the suspect can be seen with a neo-Nazi tattoo on his forehead. It has emerged that Traini once stood as a candidate for the right-wing party at last year's local elections but he did not receive any votes. The shooting came a day after a Nigerian man was arrested in the town over the brutal murder of 18-year-old Italian girl Pamela Mastropietro. The main suspect is a Nigerian immigrant. Read More »

Exit poll predicts Cyprus president re-elected

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A hardened politician, 71-year-old Anastasiades is a prominent figure of the Greek Cypriot political old guard with decades of experience. Earlier opinion polls have shown Mr. Anastasiades and Malas secured respectively 35.5 and 30.2 percent of the vote in the first round. A recent opinion poll found that almost 90 percent of Greek Cypriots don't believe there will be an agreement any time soon. Read More »

Dodge Ram under fire for using MLK speech in Super Bowl ad

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Dr King's voice rings out as the ad for Ram Trucks shows a series of ordinary people in acts of love. The commercial instantly sparked outrage as viewers took to social media to accuse Dodge of using the late civil rights leader's words to sell trucks. Read More »