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Delhi court extends Shabir Shah's remand for six days

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The prosecutor told the court that Shah, arrested on July 25 in the money laundering, was "totally non-cooperative" during his questioning by the ED. Contesting the defence arguments that sixty-four-year old Shah had been kept under preventive detention for a long time and his constitutional rights were curtailed, ED counsel Rajiv Awasthi asked Shah to say " Bharat Mata ki Jai " if he "truly believed" in the Constitution. Read More »

Seb Gorka: We Can Pressure China With 'The President's Twitter Feed'

China, with which North Korea does the large majority of its trade, has repeatedly said it strictly follows United Nations resolutions on North Korea and has denounced unilateral US sanctions as unhelpful. "China will continue to work together with the global community to promote the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula and China is also willing to work with the USA side for more balanced development of the bilateral trade relationship", he added. Read More »

Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

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The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 10.36%, which was maintained for the month at 13.29%. About 7,635 shares traded. More notable recent Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) news were published by: Fool.com which released: "Better Buy: Starbucks Corporation vs. Read More »

GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO) Rating Lowered to Hold at Vetr Inc

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Several other equities analysts have also commented on GPRO . Legal & General Group Plc raised its stake in GoPro by 2.3% in the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. United Kingdom-based Hsbc Public Ltd Company has invested 0% in GoPro Inc (NASDAQ:GPRO). If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright & trademark legislation. Read More »

Donald Trump grudgingly signs Russian Federation sanctions into law

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Russia's Foreign Ministry voiced regret over the fact that the law on sanctions against Russian Federation has come into effect in the United States. "This is a very short-sighted and even risky policy fraught with undermining stability for which Moscow and Washington bear special responsibility", the website of the ministry says. Read More »

Trump Announces New Health Care Initiatives for Veterans

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The nation's top veterans affairs official will meet with doctors at the Manchester VA Medical Center who have alleged substandard care at New Hampshire's only hospital for veterans. Shulkin, a physician who formerly led the Veterans Health Administration and who still sees patients, donned a white lab coat and gave the president and reporters a live demonstration of a typical telehealth appointment, connecting by video feed to a patient in Grants Pass, Ore. Read More »

Danish Prince Refuses To Be Buried Alongside The Queen

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The Danish royal has always been salty about the fact that he never got the title of "king" when his wife ascended the throne. European royal families all have different rules but there is a widespread protocol that when a man is on the throne he is known as the King and his wife is the Queen, but when a female is the monarch she is known as the Queen but her partner is only a Prince . Read More »

Rwanda's Kagame Has Ushered In Peace And Progress, And Crushed Dissent

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Over 6.8 M Rwandans today go to the polls to vote their next country's president. Kagame cast his vote in Kigali's Rugunga polling station earlier on Friday but declined to speak to reporters. Although Kagame has sought to compare himself with strong leaders in Asia who transformed their economies, "in Rwanda's case, you have the suppression of human rights that is not delivering economic development", Himbara asserted. Read More »

Possible new Banksy graffiti, depicting Trump, surfaces on West Bank barrier

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In the other mural, Trump is shown wearing a Jewish skullcap and placing his hand on a wall - a scene taken from his May visit to Jerusalem's Western Wall, the holiest site in Judaism. But Israel says the barrier has nearly stopped all suicide bombings that define the six-year period of unrest that began in 2000. An Israeli man was seriously wounded in a stabbing by a Palestinian assailant at a supermarket in central Israel in what police say was a nationalistic terror attack. Read More »

Fire near Tsukiji fish market put out after 8 hours, no injuries

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All of the burnt buildings, which included the Inoue ramen restaurant, were wooden structures standing close to each other, which allowed the fire to spread quickly, they added. Earlier this summer, Tokyo's newly elected governor Yuriko Koike finally made a decision to proceed next year with the move, reports Yuri Kageyama of the Associated Press . Read More »

Tillerson says USA wants North Korea dialogue 'at some point'

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Otto Warmbier, a University of Virginia student, had been on a tour of North Korea when he was arrested and later sentenced to 15 years in a labour camp after a one-hour trial in March 2016. "Can we work together jointly on the key security challenge facing Northeast Asia, which is the North Korea challenge?" she said. Briefing reporters on diplomatic efforts to pressure Pyongyang, Tillerson said Washington would be willing to talk to the North if its leaders accept that they must disarm. Read More »

Andhra Pradesh MPs meet Venkaiah Naidu

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Political parties of the opposition faction - BJD and JD (U), which supported NDA's nominee during presidential poll, have chose to back Opposition nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi in the vice presidential poll. This was decided because at least 21 votes were declared invalid during the President's election. There are few major differences between the election of the President and the Vice-President. Read More »

Barack Obama's 56th Birthday: Athletes, Celebrities, Politicians Wish the Former President Well

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To honor the occasion, former first lady Michelle Obama posted a couple throwback photos on Twitter from the 44th president's 43rd birthday. For many people, their wedding day is the best day of their lives. While the Obamas weren't able to make it, they did send a response and well wishes to Whitlow earlier this week . Many others took the moment to reflect on the contrast between President Obama's administration and public persona and the controversy-laden Trump White House. Read More »

China opposes new U.S. sanctions against Russia, Iran, N Korea

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Ambassador Liu Jieyi told Reuters on Thursday. The diplomat said oil was not included in the draft resolution and neither are new air restrictions. "Even if there is an agreement between the US and China, it doesn't mean there is an agreement between the P5 members", said Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia, who met with Liu earlier on Thursday and discussed a possible resolution. Read More »

United States seeks cooperation with Russian Federation to end Syrian conflict

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Though the main objective of the visit will be to attend his first round of annual Asian summitry in the Philippines, he will also be looking to advance key priorities of the Trump administration with key allies and partners with stops in Thailand and Malaysia amid lingering anxieties in the region (See: " Trump's Real ASEAN Test "). Read More »

Sharad Yadav meets JD(U) leaders, aide claims may float new party

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However, according to ANI, Yadav today said, "Vijay Verma humare bahut purane saathi hain, unhone jo baat kahi woh bhaavnao mein kahi, party banane ka sawaal nahi hai: Sharad Yadav". Instead, Sharad Yadav's confidants claimed that the former party president is mulling forming a new front to oppose both the Janata Dal (United) and the BJP. Read More »

Controversial new Venezuelan assembly inaugurated in Caracas

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The Vatican issued a statement asking that Friday's planned installation of the assembly be suspended and urged Venezuela's security forces to avoid "excessive and disproportionate use of force" in dealing with protesters. "I want to thank Maduro for having stirred the wise powers of the Venezuelan people". Security forces forcibly entered Ledesma's apartment before dawn Tuesday and took him to a military prison. Read More »

Ex-Blackwater Guard's Conviction in Iraq Massacre Overturned, Appeals Court Rules

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Three other former Blackwater agents - convicted on manslaughter charges stemming and each receiving 30 years - will be resentenced for their roles in the deaths. Blackwater said its convoy defended itself, but witnesses testified that the contractors opened fire without provocation. Guards claimed the convoy was ambushed and they fired in defense of the convoy. Read More »

Rahul Gandhi visits flood-hit people, distributes relief

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Addressing the villagers and the media, Rahul Gandhi said that he was in Assam the other day, Rajasthan on Friday and now in Gujarat. Disgusting and disgraceful. It also includes Rs 2 lakh announced by the Prime Minister earlier. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced a flood-relief package of Rs 500 crore for the entire state during his visit on July 25. Read More »

Don't mess with Phil: Bullied Indiana boy gets biker escort to school

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The mother of a middle school boy who was bullied at his school was anxious about her son and said that he once contemplated suicide. When a local mechanic heard about it, he decided enough was enough. "He thanked the community, saying, "(If) it weren't for all the Big Hearted Bikers and loving, giving community. the things I do would not be possible". Read More »

U.S. issues ban on tourist travel to North Korea

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Officials say that anyone now in North Korea that hold a US passport should leave before the restrictions take place next month - which will remain in effect for one year unless extended or sooner revoked by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . Read More »

Secret Service moves to NYC trailer after dispute at Trump Tower

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According to the Washington Post , sources close to the conflict say that the secret service are now in search of alternative locations for the organization's NY command center after the Trump organization ordered them out. According to The Washington Post , the agency would try to compensate for the situation however, the situation remained unsafe in the event of an emergency incident. Read More »

Scattered Showers and Thunderstorms Stay With Us Through the Weekend

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As the system continues to move eastward spotty rain is possible this evening. There will be a mix of sun and clouds and there is a chance for spotty afternoon storms. West wind 7 to 14 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Sunday , mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northeast wind around 9 miles per hour. Read More »

Corbyn allies 'backing wrong side' in crisis-hit Venezuela

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Corbyn has come under increasing pressure in recent days to publicly denounce President Maduro's actions in the country, which has seen two opposition leaders who boycotted an election thrown into military prison . "I'm yet to hear any criticism of the right-wing opposition or indeed the United States" intervention there and the sanctions'. Mr Williamson said he was not an "apologist" for the Venezuelan government, but said there was a "very one-sided, one-eyed view of the situation" in ... Read More »