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Delhi Metro's Pink Line to open for public today

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Delhi Metro's Pink Line, connecting Majlis Park ( North Campus ) to Durgabai Deskmukh South Campus section, was thrown open to the public today. And the train will also run on the shorter routes between Drgabai Deshmuckh South Campus and Shurpur, and Majlis Park and Shakurpur stations. Read More »

Gov. Rauner Vetoes Gun Dealer Licensing Measure

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Democrats in the legislature are spooling up to attempt an override of Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a bill that would add state scrutiny to federally licensed IL gun dealers. The vetoed bill would mandate a $1,000 five-year state permitting process for already federally licensed gun dealers. Backers say it would help keep guns away from criminals. Read More »

Juventus in control of Serie A title race, says Paulo Dybala

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We're not relaxed, we have to keep looking ahead on all fronts, everything depends on us. The 59-year-old Sarri later telephoned the journalist to apologize. In the day's early kickoff, Vitor Hugo scored the only goal as Fiorentina beat Benevento 1-0 at the Artemio Franchi stadium in a game filled with emotional tributes to Astori, who was buried on Thursday. Read More »

FBI, ATF wrap up scene investigation in package bombs, no arrests made

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He also was a longtime pastor at Wesley United Methodist Church, one of the city's oldest historically black churches. That is something we have to pay attention to. The way the bombs were detonated could indicate how skilled the maker is. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton warned all Texans to be cautious. Austin, Texas, residents have taken police warnings to heart, phoning in hundreds of times about suspicious packages in the wake of this month's deadly bombings in the city. Read More »

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to invite Donald Trump to Ireland

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After an initial bilateral meeting this morning (Washington DC time), the Taoiseach will return to the White House later in the evening for the annual shamrock bowl ceremony. "I'm told Vice President Pence is not a supporter of conversion therapy even though some people have alleged he is", he said. Mr Varadkar is making his first visit to a White House occupied by Mr Trump. Read More »

Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz pleads not guilty to killing 17

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Nikolas Cruz is escorted into the courtroom for his brief hearing on Wednesday at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla . Broward County Judge Elizabeth Scherer entered a "not guilty" plea on Cruz's behalf, after his lawyers indicated he would stand mute, or refuse to plead either innocent or guilty. Read More »

PCB reschedules Pak-WI T20I series on request of Sindh govt

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It could be the first time that a three-match worldwide series will be played without a single rest day in between. "The West Indies will play 3 T20 matches with Pakistan in National Stadium Karachi on 1st, 2nd and 3rd April 2018", a PCB media release said."The dates have been adjusted so that there is no match on the occasion of Barsi of ex PM of Pakistan Mr Z A Bhutto on April 4th". Read More »

Triple bypoll shock for BJP in U.P. and Bihar

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On Wednesday, Yogi had admitted that the BJP under-estimated the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party ( BSP ) alliance that led to its defeat terming it as a lesson to the party which would do an introspection. "Unity among the non-BJP parties has played a key role", the Karnataka CM tweeted. The BJP even lost Phulpur which was represented by Maurya. In the bypoll for the two seats, Mayawati has displayed her capability to en mass transfer her vote to the SP, but the same ... Read More »

Field better candidates against Trump 'or we will all die'

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Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) run together in the next presidential race. Some Democrats are concerned that Sanders and Warren on a presidential ticket would deter more moderate Democrats from supporting them, the Times reported . A spokesperson for Winston Peters, New Zealand's Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Deputy Prime Minister, said he had been briefed about the tweets and is confident the ministry will deal with it appropriately. Read More »

NCAA Tournament 2018, NC Central vs Texas Southern

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North Carolina Central ranks 28th in steals allowed per game (5.1) while Texas Southern ranks 40th (5.3). Davis was the only Eagle in double figures. NC Central played the role of Cinderella in the MEAC tournament last week, entering as the No. 6-seed and winning four games in five days to clinch the automatic berth to the NCAA tournament . Read More »

'I'll control my own guns': NRA reinforces stance amid National Student Walkout

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Even if only a relative handful of the nation's millions of students actually stand up and head out the door for Wednesday morning's #NeverAgain protest to demand gun-safety reform, the Wayne LaPierre crowd should be anxious. It does not address the topic of gun control. The NRA , as well as numerous politicians associated with it, are facing significant pressure to act. This leads to a sense of powerlessness and behavioral passivity and inaction, due to the belief that nothing can be done ... Read More »

(Update) 2 people shot at UAB; Gunman dead

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Lt. Peter Williston confirmed just before 10 p.m. one of the two victims shot by the gunman died. Central after receiving a report of a shooting. An ambulance arrives at a Birmingham, Ala . Students at the University of Alabama Birmingham were told to shelter in place on Wednesday night before the all clear was given around 7:45 p.m. "We ask that you please join us in prayer for these families, those who work where the incident occurred, and those who were immediately on the scene, ... Read More »

Corbyn's defence chief backs Government on Russian Federation amid criticism of leader

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Speaking in response to May, Corbyn had stressed the need to gather evidence and abide by global law, underlining the role of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), based in The Hague. Tory MPs responded by shouting to the Labour frontbench: "That's how you do it". Former Tory minister Nick Boles said: 'Today Jeremy Corbyn faced a simple test - would he condemn the Russian government for launching a chemical weapons attack on the United Kingdom, and back the actions ... Read More »

Road projects a major cause of Naxal attacks on forces

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The attack comes almost a year after 25 CRPF personnel were killed in a gunbattle with 300 Maoists in the same district. He said, "Our jawans sacrificed their lives while fighting a tough battle. Their bodies were consigned to flames with full state honours. The incident took place when CRPF jawans were conducting an operation in a forest in the district when the blast took place, ripping apart their mine-protected vehicle (MPV). Read More »

Pregnant Russian Tourist Gives Birth In Red Sea, Photos Go Viral

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Mohamed's niece Hadia Honsy El Said posted the images on social media, writing: "The mother came out of the sea after giving birth and it was nothing". Though water births have become really popular these days, the recent incident of giving birth in the Red Sea was definitely a rare moment. She does not look as if she just went through labour and looks more like she had just gone for a swim. Read More »

Tourist Walks Into The Red Sea And Casually Gives Birth

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A newborn baby got quite the unique start to life after its mum gave birth in the Red Sea in Egypt , before being carried by two men out of the water and onto the beach. In another picture, the new mom is seen reuniting with her child on the beach. And Miami-based doctor Dr. Saima Aftab told Live Science the high salt content of the ocean could seriously harm a baby if they were to accidentally take a gulp of the water during the birthing process. Read More »

Nigeria's President Reportedly Negotiates Release Of Abducted Schoolgirls

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Nigeria'sSenate will next week consider a report into nominations for the central bank's monetary policy committee, its president said on Wednesday, a move that could end an impasse that has halted policy decisions. Kebbi State Governor Atiku Bagudu, who led the rice stakeholders to the Villa, told State House reporters that Nigeria now produces about 17 million metric tons of paddy per annum, up from 5.7 million metric tons in 2015. Read More »

Georgia to file request to Poland for Saakashvili's extradition

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On September 22, 2017, the Mostyska District Court in Lviv region found Saakashvili guilty of illegally crossing into Ukraine , the ministry said. "When we have one million (people) in Kiev in the streets, we will go peacefully to Ukraine", Saakashvili told reporters in English at a Warsaw press conference. Read More »

Iran FM Javad Zarif says Tehran ready to resolve differences with Saudis

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Speaking at the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad , Foreign minister, Javad Zarif, who is on a three-day visit to Islamabad asked Pakistan to play a role in developing the port. He also repeated Iran's commitment that it would not allow India to carry out any activities against Pakistan. During his meeting with Janjua on Tuesday, Zarif talked about "tapping into the potential of Gwadar and Chabahar ports" to boost economic cooperation, according to a statement from Iran's foreign ... Read More »

Four People, Including Young Child, Shot Dead in Brooklyn

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The little girl is believed to be younger than 2 years old, and three men, were found dead with bullet wounds to the head, police sources told WPIX 11 . Police are looking into how the victims know one another. He said that if a gun was found under that man, they might conclude that the shooting had been a triple murder-suicide. Read More »

United States proposes WTO reforms likely targeting China

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China now runs a $375 billion trade surplus with the USA and Trump asked President Xi Xinping's economic advisers how to reduce this disparity during Xinping's recent visit. The possible tariffs against China follow a report from Politico , in which Trump rejected a proposal by U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer that called for tariffs on $30 billion of Chinese imports. Read More »

Body of Nobel winner's wife found at tip

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The wife of Eiichi Negishi, a victor of the 2010 Nobel Prize in chemistry, has been found dead in Rockford, Illinois, with no foul play suspected, local police said Wednesday. The Rockford airport is located approximately eight miles (13 km) from where the couple was discovered. He was transported by the New Milford Fire Department to a Rockford hospital for treatment. Read More »

CBI court acquits Maran brothers in illegal phone exchange case

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Among the accused were former BSNL general manager K Brahmnathan, former deputy general manager M P Velusamy and Dayanidhi Maran's private secretary Gauthaman. Meanwhile, Maran brothers in their discharge petitions filed in the court, argued that they were innocent and did not commit any irregularities. Senior counsel Kabil Sibal, who had appeared for the Maran brothers, had contended that the case was foisted on them. Read More »