• TDP MPs protesting for special status outside PM Modi's residence detained
TDP MPs protesting for special status outside PM Modi's residence detained

The march was conducted after a meeting at Rajya Sabha MP and former Union minister YS Chowdary's residence in the morning. With yellow scarves around their necks, the protesters came ready with placards that said "Save Andhra Pradesh". The hours-long drama ended only at night after the TDP MPs were marshalled out of the House. The MPs are Y V ...

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  • Korea seeks summit with Trump in Pyongyang
Korea seeks summit with Trump in Pyongyang

Citing several officials from the Trump administration, CNN reported Saturday that the United States and North Korea have been holding secret, direct talks using intelligence backchannels between the two countries' top intelligence agencies.

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  • WWE WrestleMania 34: The Results & Highlights You Need to Know
WWE WrestleMania 34: The Results & Highlights You Need to Know

Another notable match sees former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) star Ronda Rousey making her WWE match debut. Strwoman won the Tag Team Battle Royal without a partner. This has the potential to be the best match on the card as Strong Style and the Phenomenal One always deliver. Bliss later complained to Kurt Angle about Nia Jax chasi...

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  • Police stumped in hunt for motives in German van attack
Police stumped in hunt for motives in German van attack

The crash happened in Muenster, a western city of about 300,000 people. Police investigators were still trying to learn the man's motive. The 48-year-old German man, believed to be the sole perpetrator in Saturday's attack, has been identified as Jens R, who was reportedly an industrial designer.

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  • General elections kick off in Hungary
General elections kick off in Hungary

Gergely Karacsony, the leading left-wing candidate for prime minster, said Sunday the high turnout was good news for those in favor of preventing Prime Minister Viktor Orban from winning his third consecutive term. "We love our country and we are fighting for our country". Vona said the question was not about migration but about the large number ...

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  • PM Narendra Modi may lose Varanasi if opposition is united: Rahul Gandhi
PM Narendra Modi may lose Varanasi if opposition is united: Rahul Gandhi

He said even Modi may lose if he stands from Varanasi and the three parties were united against him. "Calling the entire opposition animals", he said referring to the 'Kutta-Kutti-Newla' remark of the BJP president, "See, according to Amit Shah and the basic vision of the BJP-RSS there are only two non-animals in this country: Narendra Modi and...

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  • Backpage Gets Shut Down By The Feds, Co-Founder Charged
Backpage Gets Shut Down By The Feds, Co-Founder Charged

Another principal in the company, Michael Lacey, was arrested in Phoenix, Arizona, and charged with sex trafficking , USA Today reported. Federal Bureau of Investigation officials in Phoenix confirmed earlier on Friday that they had raided Lacey's home.

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  • Fort Campbell Apache Crash Adds To Deadly Week For Military Training
Fort Campbell Apache Crash Adds To Deadly Week For Military Training

Gen. Todd Royar said in a statement, according to multiple outlets. Gen. Todd Royar. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the Families during this hard time", he said. Two Navy aviators were killed on March 14 when their F/A-18F Super Hornet crashed on a training flight in Florida. Fort Campbell Fire and Emergency Services are on site and recovery op...

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  • Amit Shah to address BJP foundation day meet in Mumbai on Friday
Amit Shah to address BJP foundation day meet in Mumbai on Friday

He appealed to the BJP Karyakartas never to say or do anything that lowers India's political discourse and remain focussed on serving the nation. People of the country have seen the work done by the NDA government. He said Shah may also address the "confusion" in the ordinary BJP worker's mind about the Narendra Modi government's position on Da...

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  • United States imposes sanctions on Russian oligarchs, officials for 'malign activity'
United States imposes sanctions on Russian oligarchs, officials for 'malign activity'

Those hit by sanctions include aluminum magnate Oleg Deripaska , described as operating for the Russian government, as well as Alexei Miller, director of state-owned energy giant Gazprom. For instance, Deripaska is a billionaire with a close relationship to Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort , who has been indicted by special counsel ...

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  • Syrian Official Highlights Anti-terrorist Triumph in Eastern Ghouta
Syrian Official Highlights Anti-terrorist Triumph in Eastern Ghouta

They were now negotiating with the armed group inside Douma, the last remaining area under armed opposition control, adviser Jan Egeland said, adding that the United Nations was playing no direct role. Security forces responded by putting the town and other suburbs around Damascus under siege, bombing hospitals and residential areas , and blocking...

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  • Mexican president scolds Trump for 'threatening' approach
Mexican president scolds Trump for 'threatening' approach

But the American dream of this migrant family and others like them has been thrust under the global spotlight after President Donald Trump doubled down on his tough stance against illegal immigration, railing against those making their way from the Guatemala-Mexico border in the past two weeks.

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  • James Spann: Strong storms possible in Alabama Friday night
James Spann: Strong storms possible in Alabama Friday night

Overnight low temperatures are forecast to be in the upper 20s to mid-30s across Arkansas. A touch of drizzle is possible at times, and temperatures will fall through the 50s during the morning, possibly reaching the 40s over north Alabama by afternoon.

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  • German Court Rules Puigdemont Cannot Be Extradited For Rebellion
German Court Rules Puigdemont Cannot Be Extradited For Rebellion

Remember, the court ruled it would not extradite him over rebellion charges . A Spanish official says the government respects judicial decisions "always, when it likes them and when it doesn't". German prosecutors argued earlier this week that the main charge of rebellion is equivalent to Germany's criminal offense of treason. The 55-year-old ...

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  • Seriously injured people to be evacuated from Douma
Seriously injured people to be evacuated from Douma

After a brutal month-old offensive, Syria's government and its ally Russian Federation begin securing evacuation deals to clear out Eastern Ghouta. It will mark his biggest victory over the opposition fighting to unseat him since the recovery of eastern Aleppo in 2016.

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  • 'Violent scourge' on London streets as murder figures overtake NY
'Violent scourge' on London streets as murder figures overtake NY

A 21-year-old woman, who said she knew her, said the teenager was "just chilling with her friends" when she was shot from a vehicle for "no reason at all". "While the British have campaigned for people to turn in knives, it's clear from the body count in their capital city that their outlaws are just like American criminals".

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  • China fires back, announcing tariffs on USA planes, cars and soybeans
China fires back, announcing tariffs on USA planes, cars and soybeans

Investors in the S&P 500's technology sector.SPLRCT were also rattled since it has the biggest revenue exposure to China out of the benchmark's 11 major sectors. For brand-name drugs, raw ingredients used by manufacturers are typically a tiny fraction of the cost of a product. He said Wednesday that he supports Trump's decision.

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  • US Sues California Over Law Interfering With Federal Land Sale
US Sues California Over Law Interfering With Federal Land Sale

The law, which went into effect January 1, gives the State Lands Commission the power to block the sale, donation, or exchange of federal lands by the federal government to any other person or entity. "We've got a different outlook here, and you know, look, I think that Jeff Sessions, of all people, should know the value of allowing states with dif...

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  • United States judge appears dismissive of Manafort lawsuit challenging Mueller appointment
United States judge appears dismissive of Manafort lawsuit challenging Mueller appointment

Paul Manafort , President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse April 4. Downing said in court they've changed the civil complaint they have about Mueller's investigation to say that they now think only Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein overstepped his authority when he appointed Mueller.

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  • German prosecutors seek extradition of Catalonia's Carles Puigdemont
German prosecutors seek extradition of Catalonia's Carles Puigdemont

In their statement, the prosecutors said Spain's request for extradition was valid as the charges had equivalents in German law. The chief public prosecutor for Germany's northern state of Schleswig-Holstein bordering Denmark announced the decision on Tuesday after making the application before the higher regional court in the city of Schleswig...

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  • Rowdy-sheeter arrested for obstructing Police on duty in Nanjangud
Rowdy-sheeter arrested for obstructing Police on duty in Nanjangud

The 27-year-old officer became caught in the vehicle door as he tried to arrest the man, with the driver punching the policeman in the head as he drove down the road. Police said the officers were able to knock the revolver out of Ortega's hand, but he continued to resist arrest. While he was arrested, he told officers, "I'm messed up and in a bad ...

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  • Live Nation's gender pay gap is 46% in the UK
Live Nation's gender pay gap is 46% in the UK

Companies in the United Kingdom have until midnight tonight to comply with a new government mandate requiring employers with 250 or more staff to reveal any gender pay gap. The vast majority - more than 7,300. "Like all airlines, our gender pay in the United Kingdom is materially affected by the relatively low numbers of female pilots in the avia...

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  • Klopp: Salah 100% deserves PFA Player of the Year award
Klopp: Salah 100% deserves PFA Player of the Year award

Runaway league leaders City's attacking intent revolves around the De Bruyne-David Silva partnership in midfield providing the ammunition for a pacy forward line of Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane and either Gabriel Jesus or Sergio Aguero. "They punish your mistakes because they are so fast, so direct". The UEFA Champions League's official Twitter...

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  • French unions kick off huge rail strike in test for Macron
French unions kick off huge rail strike in test for Macron

High-speed Thalys trains towards Belgium and the Netherlands were operating nearly as normal, but there were no services towards Switzerland, Spain or Italy. The actions are expected to mark the most significant wave of industrial action since Macron was elected in May 2017. Macron has made reforming France's economy a central plank of his presiden...

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  • Child abuse prevention at forefront of Child Haven event
Child abuse prevention at forefront of Child Haven event

In 2015, it was reported in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico that an estimated 683,000 children were victims of child abuse or neglect and 1,670 children died as a result of abuse or neglect. Judge Moehring will be there to read a proclamation affirming April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. Locally, the Children's Adv...

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