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Srinagar shootout: State police arrests four including two militants

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Gunshots rang out in the Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital yesterday when the prisoners were brought into the Out Patients' Department. Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir government suspended the superintendent of Srinagar central jail - Hilal Ahmad Rather - for the security breach that led to Jati's escape and the killing of two cops. Read More »

Recruit's mom walks off stage after he chooses Florida on signing day

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Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. The Escambia High wide receiver chose to commit to Florida, and his mom wasn't a fan of the decision. And from the way she reacted, that definitely seems to be the case. Seated to his right was his mother, who was wearing a Crimson Tide sweatshirt and a Volunteers hat. Read More »

North Korea Holds Military Parade, Shows Off Weapons Ahead Of Olympic Opening

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Analysts said the parade seemed smaller than those of previous years, but was still focused on the North's goal of strengthening its nuclear missile capabilities. In 2000, her father, Kim Jong Il, held a summit meeting in North Korea with Kim Dae-jung, then South Korea's president, but did not keep his promise to visit for a second meeting. Read More »

Palestinian shot dead after stabbing Israeli guard: Israeli army

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Another security guard on duty at the time shot and killed the assailant. PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah reiterated the claim that "settlement expansion", as well as Israel's military control in certain areas of the West Bank , were the main issues preventing the existence of a strong Palestinian economy. Read More »

Panthers' interim GM on leave after harassment allegation

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Two days later on Sunday was when Hurney let the Panthers know of the protective order, who then subsequently notified the NFL . The NFL's investigation into allegations against Hurney comes just months after former owner Jerry Richardson stepped down as the Panthers' owner. Read More »

NYC schools boast record high-school graduation rate in 2017

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Dillon also said Idaho's stagnant graduation rate has cost Idahoans at least $350 million - his calculation of the investment made in educating those who don't graduate. This gap has narrowed in recent years, but still remains around 20 percentage points. The Bronx had the lowest graduation rate and the highest dropout rate in 2017, while Queens saw the largest improvement in graduation and dropout rates past year. Read More »

Justin Trudeau Mansplains Inclusivity to Woman Who Says 'Mankind'

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It must be hard for Trudeau to come up with enough new material to maintain his reputation as the most sanctimonious Social Justice Warrior of all time. It believes in both God the Father and God the Mother, with an emphasis on the latter. The girl claimed she had been attacked by an East Asian man who cut her hijab with scissors. Read More »

Trump flirts with flashy military parade long eschewed by US

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Tanks rumbled and troops marched over the Memorial Bridge in 1991 as part of the National Victory Day Parade celebrating the end of the Gulf War. Widely accepted as the world's mightiest, the USA military has no tradition of putting itself on parade like in Russia , North Korea or China . Read More »

Secrecy on president's exit bad for South Africa, group says

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Nothing is straightforward. And definitely not in an ANC that President Jacob Zuma has had at his beck and call, throughout the Nkandla debacle, the damaging March 2017 midnight cabinet reshuffle that changed the finance portfolio leadership, the #GuptaLeaks revelations about state capture, waning election fortunes and various court challenges, to how his administration does its governance job. Read More »

Alleged UK hacker wins US extradition fight

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Alleged computer hacker Lauri Love outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London , where has won his appeal against extradition to the US. Love faced a prison sentence of up to 99 years if he were extradited and found guilty in U.S. Read More »

Julian Assange arrest warrant still stands, court rules

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Julian Assange still faces arrest if he leaves the Ecuadorian embassy in London after a court ruled a warrant against him was still valid. But his case continues, with more hearings and court dates to come. Assange's legal team is now arguing that the British state taking action against him for skipping bail is not in the public interest, on which the judge will rule next week. Read More »

U.S. trade gap, volatile markets a challenge for Trump

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The administration is now renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada, and Trump has repeatedly threatened to withdraw from the pact. Imports from Mexico also hit a new record high. Last year, the U.S. imported more foreign cars, computers, mobile phones and other consumer goods, most of which were produced in China. Read More »

US Pulling Troops from Iraq After Crushing ISIS

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Despite that information, the US military cites the official number of USA troops in Iraq as approximately 5,262. On Monday, an Iraqi spokesman confirmed the drawdown, due to the U.S-led coalition securing all the territory back from the Islamic State's control. Read More »

Netanyahu: Israel Expects Countries to Tell Truth about Holocaust, Including Poland

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The president of Poland noted that this is not a new law and added that he discussed this issue more than a year ago, also during his visit to Israel . Bennett pointed out that although the death camps were indeed "built and operated by the Germans, and we can not allow them to evade responsibility for these actions", nevertheless, he noted that many Polish people, all over the country, "chased, informed or actively took part in the murder of over 200,000 Jews during, and after, the ... Read More »

California Senator Dianne Feinstein Says Trump's Nuclear Posture Review is Deeply Troubling

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Rachel Bronson, CEO and president of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, said the Nuclear Posture Review "is a spruced-up Cold War document, responding in dated ways to current threats". They'll just increase the potential for their use and for miscalculation. The report describes future arms control agreements as "difficult to envision" in a world "that is characterized by nuclear-armed states seeking to change borders and overturn existing norms", and in particular by Russian ... Read More »

BJP lost Rajasthan bypolls as Padmaavat wasn't banned, says Karni Sena

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Congress's Vivek Dhakar wins the Mandalgarh assembly seat. Even so, the results of the Rajasthan byelections would have jolted the ruling BJP. This, despite the fact that the BJP had fielded a Jat while the Congress had fielded a Brahmin. Reacting to party's victory, Congress President Rahul Gandhi tweeted, "Well done Rajasthan Congress!" It comes as a shot in the arm for the Congress in general, and Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot in particular. Read More »

Karnataka- a 10% commission Govt , says Modi

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Take T from tomato, O from Onion and P from Potato, you get TOP. "Operation Green will be beneficial for farmers just like the Amul model was successful in dairy". The Tribunal, headed by J.N. Panchal, on July 28, 2016 rejected the state's petition for releasing the water, citing various grounds, including ecological damage the twin canal projects may cause. Read More »

Eire gear up for Six Nations opener towards France

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The 32-year-old kicked all of Ireland's points . Twice in this game - firstly with an injury to teenage fly-half Matthieu Jalibert and later to Antoine Dupont - French players went off with what looked like knee injuries. I really want to see them do well. It took about 50 minutes to attain anything like the energy levels we saw in the Wales-Scotland match in Cardiff and we were briefly treated to a rendition of La Marseillaise . Read More »