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Man tries to jump into Lok Sabha from visitor's gallery

Man tries to jump into Lok Sabha from visitor's gallery

While proceedings of the winter session in Lok Sabha were underway today, a man tried on Friday to jump from the public gallery into the well of the house. I hope the house agrees", the Speaker said. Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkiah Naidu took strong exception to the remarks by opposition members and urged the Chair to expunge them. Read More

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Nephew of ex-NBA player Camby found dead on Texas property

Nephew of ex-NBA player Camby found dead on Texas property

Pearland Police told Eyewitness News that Marcus and his family were visiting relatives for the Thanksgiving holiday. Volunteers had joined police in searching for McGee after he went missing. A bloodhound track pointed authorities to the area of FM 1128 and FM 518. McGhee is non-verbal and police have warned the public to approach him with caution as he is afraid of loud noises and may be scared off. Read More

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Chinese travel site Ctrip.com to buy Britain's Skyscanner

Chinese travel site Ctrip.com to buy Britain's Skyscanner

Zacks downgraded Ctrip.Com International Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:CTRP) on Monday, August 10 to "Buy" rating. Ctrip's shares declined 2.1 per cent to close at US$40.99 on Wednesday. boosted its stake in shares of Ctrip.com worldwide by 13.3% in the second quarter. The company has the Market capitalization of $21.18 Billion. Ctrip.com International Ltd.'s (CTRP) is a part of Services sector and belongs to Lodging industry. Read More

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INEC chairman speaks on postponement of Ondo election

INEC chairman speaks on postponement of Ondo election

Besides, the parties said shifting the election date to accommodate the conclusion of the relevant cases in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, will be a great service not only to the country but also its democracy. He said over 26,000 additional conventional police officers had been deployed in the state for the election.The IGP announced that movement would be restricted on the election day, while all the borders would be closed on November 25. Read More

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Kanye West hospitalized in Los Angeles

Right before news of his health broke out, mother-in-law Kris Jenner was interviewed by Extra TV at The Angel Ball in NY where she was asked about his defunct tour. She spoke to reporters at the Angel Ball in NY shortly before news broke about her son-in-law's reported hospital treatment. The news came a day after he unexpectedly canceled his Los Angeles concert just hours before it was a scheduled to begin and two days after he walked off the stage 30 minutes into a concert in ... Read More

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Wall's 23 points, 11 assists lead Wizards over Knicks

Wall's 23 points, 11 assists lead Wizards over Knicks

Unfortunately, New York's momentum stalled and the team's energy was lost with it during a 119-112 loss to the Wizards. NY trailed 108-86 with 4:33 to play before scoring 12 straight points. Have lost 10 of last 11 to Washington. Although the maneuver failed to secure victory for the Knicks on the night, it did show that the point guard is returning to the form that got him named the NBA Most Valuable Player in the 2010/11 season. Read More

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Malaysia detains 12 activists ahead of anti-PM rally

Malaysia detains 12 activists ahead of anti-PM rally

Mahathir Mohamad, a former prime minister and fierce critic of Najib, on Wednesday called on Malaysians to join the Bersih rally. Najib, who is eyeing an early election next year, faces outrage over his involvement in a multi-billion-dollar financial scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), and has used harsh measures to silence critics. Read More

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Israeli President Arrives In India To Boost Defence Ties

Israeli President Arrives In India To Boost Defence Ties

IT services is an area where our partnership can make a difference for both our economies. "India's economic linkage with Israel, channels our public money through military deals to Israeli arms companies that transform these funds in to lethal military technology applied in the oppression, colonisation and ethnic cleansing, of the Palestinian people", the group of 70 individuals and 30 organisations said. Read More

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Turnbull Confirms Manus & Nauru Refugees Are Headed To The US

Turnbull said on Monday the first refugees to be resettled in the USA would not come before the January 20 inauguration of President-elect Trump. Human Rights Watch, the Refugee Council of Australia , Oxfam and Save the Children have all cautiously welcomed the announcement as a solution to ongoing indefinite detention, although they want to see more detail and some have reservations. Read More

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Paul Ryan says Trump will lead 'unified Republican government'

While Ryan has never expressed support for Trump's signature policy proposal of building a "big, beautiful" wall on the U.S. -Mexico border, he told Baier that "you have to have physical barriers on the border". "With a unified Republican government we can actually get things done for people in this country", he said. As for Ryan, he said he's moving forward under the assumption that he'll work with Trump, according to TIME. Read More

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Obama is a 'Loathsome Creature', according to Nigel Farage

After the shock election result, the interim Ukip leader appeared to make light of a now infamous 2005 videotape of Mr Trump in which he boasted about being able to grope women because of his celebrity. Nigel Farage has said he was "the only political figure that offered any help or support at all" to Donald Trump during his presidential campaign. But the suggestion was rejected by both Tory and Ukip sources and a Government spokesman said: "Dr Fox has no plans to talk to Mr Farage ". Read More

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IMF approves $12 billion loan to salvage Egypt's economy

IMF approves $12 billion loan to salvage Egypt's economy

The first tranche of $2.7 billion can be disbursed immediately and will be added to the cash-strapped country's global reserves, the IMF said. The IMF is fully aware of the potential for unrest, and has said repeatedly that social protection measures in the Egypt loan deal "are a cornerstone of the programme, not an add-on or afterthought", and include providing for increases in food subsidies even while advocating budget cuts. Read More

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GOP Ohio Gov. John Kasich to visit Washington on Thursday

GOP Ohio Gov. John Kasich to visit Washington on Thursday

The failure of these two groups to show up at polling stations on election day proved fatal for the Clinton campaign in a state where the northeastern part, including Cleveland, was considered to be leaning Democratic. There were 253,512 votes cast early in the county in 2012, and 2016 votes are down about 30,000 votes to 218,711. John Green, director of the University of Akron's Ray C. Read More

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Tories take aim at Truss for not defending judges

Tories take aim at Truss for not defending judges

Tory MPs have called on Mrs May to take action, with former ministers saying she must "make clear" that the independence of the judiciary is a fundamental element of British democracy. "I believe it is important for the United Kingdom government to deliver on that". But back in Britain, the highly charged debate over the impact of the court's decision intensified, with Farage suggesting any attempt by MPs to soften Brexit could unleash a wave of public anger that could spill onto the ... Read More

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HID International: Brown recall is unfair - Adam

Adam said: “If I was in the position where Id travelled to Malta and Slovakia and he just came straight back in to play against England , Im going to be thinking: 'Whats going on, why am I not getting an opportunity? He plays regularly for Premier League Stoke City, however, and feels Strachan is ignoring Scotland's best players despite a poor start to World Cup qualifying that has left them with four points from their first three games. Read More

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