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CWG 2018: Mary Kom wins gold in women's 45-48 kg category

CWG 2018: Mary Kom wins gold in women's 45-48 kg category

In CWG 2018 she won 30-27, 30-27, 29-28, 30-27, 20-27 to land the decision in her favour. Mary Kom became a member of the Rajya Sabha in 2016. "She came forward strong, but I'm unsatisfied with ...

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Trump says decision on Syria strike to come 'fairly soon'

Trump says decision on Syria strike to come 'fairly soon'

The President has been mulling strikes against the Assad regime for suspected use of chlorine-based chemical weapons against civilians Saturday. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad today warned tha...

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Mike Pence meets Venezuelan opposition ahead of summit

Mike Pence meets Venezuelan opposition ahead of summit

Pence is filling in for President Donald Trump at the Summit of the Americas in Lima after the president pulled out to focus on the US response to an apparent chemical weapons attack in Syria. -Mexico...

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3 pets die in Linda Vista house fire

3 pets die in Linda Vista house fire

It took firefighters a little more than an hour to extinguish the flames, and they were at the property putting out hot spots until midnight. At one point, crews ran into a stairway blocked by a mat...

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Penguins rout Flyers in opener

Penguins rout Flyers in opener

Philadelphia goaltender Brian Elliott , who returned from a core muscle injury to play the final two regular-season games, didn't fare well and saved only 14 of 19 shots before being pulled for backu...

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Syria warns West it will defend itself if attacked

Syria warns West it will defend itself if attacked

Any military response that would involve significant USA ground forces remains unlikely. Mrs May recalled ministers from their Easter holiday to debate action, and London's Daily Telegraph reported ...

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Pregnant woman and her brother assaulted in Luton

Pregnant woman and her brother assaulted in Luton

Two Bay City women were jailed for fighting outside the Wayside at closing time Wednesday morning and one of their 14-year-old sisters - in the bar on a fake identification - was turned over to her pa...

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Two people arrested in Castle Rock for vehicle prowls, theft

Two people arrested in Castle Rock for vehicle prowls, theft

Police said the assault happened on the 100 block of Avenue U South. Authorities said numerous items were taken from local properties and were recovered during search of the home of 47-year-old Ja...

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Denmark supports attack on Syria … but not militarily

Denmark supports attack on Syria … but not militarily

Trump said the missile strikes, which were focused on chemical weapons sites, would be carried out in coordination with France and the United Kingdom and he made clear that the U.S.is prepared to sust...

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Meek Mill talks prison sentence with NBC's Lester Holt

Meek Mill talks prison sentence with NBC's Lester Holt

Kraft's visit to Meek comes almost a week after Philadelphia district attorney Larry Krasner backed the imprisoned rapper's request for release on bail and submitted a motion to the Supreme Co...

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Ecuador: Government Confirms Death of Kidnapped Journalists

Ecuador: Government Confirms Death of Kidnapped Journalists

The three men, who worked for the influential El Comercio newspaper - were kidnapped on March 26 while covering a story on violence along the border, where Ecuadoran forces have been battling Colombia...

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Green-haired turtle that breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

Green-haired turtle that breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

In the United States, leatherbacks are listed as endangered species but a recent petition aimed to downgrade it to simply "threatened", which would affect restrictions on their harvest. Reptile...

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Watch Out Purists, High Definition Vinyl Is Coming Soon

Watch Out Purists, High Definition Vinyl Is Coming Soon

As Pitchfork reports , after filing for a patent in 2016, Austrian startup Rebeat Innovation has recently received $4.8 million in funding which they hope to use to ensure that your local record sto...

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Father who flung his daughter off shack roof to be charged

Father who flung his daughter off shack roof to be charged

Police spokesman Captain Andre Beetge told local media: 'At about 10.40am a 38-year-old man climbed onto the roof of one of the structures and held a one-year-old girl in his hands. It is unclear ho...

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Govt to push entrepreneurship in defence manufacturing: Modi

Govt to push entrepreneurship in defence manufacturing: Modi

The Prime Minister underlined a number of steps taken by his government over the last few years towards ease of doing business in India. In all these areas, Modi said, "ur regulations, processes a...

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Kevin Spacey: LA prosecutors consider sexual assault charge

Kevin Spacey: LA prosecutors consider sexual assault charge

In a brief statement released by the district attorney's office on Wednesday, a spokesperson for the office said they were now reviewing allegations presented by sheriff's investigators on 5 April. ...

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Harvey, Irma, Maria, Nate removed fro WMO hurricane list

Harvey, Irma, Maria, Nate removed fro WMO hurricane list

Hurricane Maria ravaged the island of Dominica as a category 5 on September 19, and later devastated Puerto Rico as a high-end category 4 hurricane, producing catastrophic damage to the United States...

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How is the Great Return March driving grassroots Palestinian activism?

How is the Great Return March driving grassroots Palestinian activism?

The marches have been organized by Gaza's Hamas rulers, but large turnouts on two preceding Fridays were also driven by desperation among the territory's 2 million residents who have been buckling u...

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Trump fumes over Federal Bureau of Investigation raid that targeted payments to women

Trump fumes over Federal Bureau of Investigation raid that targeted payments to women

Former prosecutors said by conducting that raid, federal investigators must have had significant evidence on Cohen - and he could be a legal target. They are supposed to be handled carefully. But Mr C...

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Trump denies trying to fire the man who's investigating his Russian links

Trump denies trying to fire the man who's investigating his Russian links

All of this is to say, Trump can't stop the Russian Federation investigation even if he fires the special counsel. According to a source close to Rosenstein's office, since the raids, the White Ho...

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Russian Federation says Syrian government now in control of rebel town

Russian Federation says Syrian government now in control of rebel town

She said USA officials are "continuing to assess intelligence" and are "engaged in conversations with our partners and allies". President Trump "has not yet made a decision about possible actions in...

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Trump just tweeted that a strike on Syria is imminent

Trump met with his national security team on the situation in Syria later in the day and "no final decision has been made", the White House said in a statement. Russian Federation has called anot...

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China March exports unexpectedly fall but Q1 trade surplus with USA soars

China March exports unexpectedly fall but Q1 trade surplus with USA soars

However, for March the surplus fell to $15.4 billion from February's $21 billion, while it was also down from $17.7 billion 12 months ago. Earlier, US President Donald Trump imposed 25 percent tar...

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Nationwide Protests After Rape of 8-Year-Old Muslim Girl

Nationwide Protests After Rape of 8-Year-Old Muslim Girl

Names of some BJP legislators are being figured in the case. The girl, who was savaged in the attacks, had enormous eyes, a quiet smile and one name: Asifa. If Drabu can go, then why not these two c...

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Pakistan Supreme Court disqualifies Nawaz Sharif from holding office for life

Pakistan Supreme Court disqualifies Nawaz Sharif from holding office for life

Pakistan's Supreme Court , in a landmark ruling Friday, disqualified former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and others from holding public office for lying and dishonesty. Sharif in January had state...

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