by | September 21, 2017 | 15:18

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday showed his concerns over the issue of rising unemployment in India and termed it to be the biggest challenge before the country. The Congress organisation is more than a century old. He said the freedom fighters and people who sought to transform India had stood for the truth.

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:16

In a sensational claim, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena president Raj Thackeray on Thursday said that fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim wants to return to India and is now negotiating a settlement with the central government. It is his wish and they will portray it as their achievement. On the other hand, there have been talks about the government working on bringing back underworld don Dawood Ibrahim to India.

by | September 21, 2017 | 14:37

The bill's sponsors are betting that every Republican senator who voted for the last Senate bill in July will vote in favor this time. Experts say that would lead a system where some states would come out with a lot more funding, while most states would see a serious decrease in the money they get.

by | September 21, 2017 | 13:36

Unlike the Mexico quake, which had a magnitude of 7.1, these quakes caused no injuries or damage. In a post a short time ago, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami was not expected. Fewer than 40 reports of people feeling Thursday's quake were registered on the Geological Survey website. The Vanuatu quake was the fourth major natural disaster to strike around the world in the past 24 hours-coming after one in Mexico that killed at least 200 people.

by | September 21, 2017 | 13:38

Philippot said he believed that the party's attempt to reposition itself after its disappointing performance in both the May presidential and June parliamentary elections masked "a awful backward slide" towards the FN's hardline past. His departure threatens to split the party. Following that defeat Philippot set up his own movement called "The Patriots" which at the time he said was to help spread Le Pen's message.

by | September 21, 2017 | 13:08

After Pyongyang conducted its first missile launch since the United Nations had imposed new sanctions on North Korea , the U.S. president's national security adviser reiterated that a military solution to the problem is still on the table.

by | September 21, 2017 | 12:24

They also said that the meeting was set through a telephonic conversation. "Arvind is going to Chennai only for this meeting, so they do have some plans", the website quoted the source has telling. After meeting with the Kerala Chief Minister, the actor congratulated the Left-led government in Kerala for "good governance". "Rajini and I have been discussing professional matters".

by | September 21, 2017 | 12:04

It is believed the intrusion did not result in unauthorized access to personally identifiable information, jeopardize the operations of the Commission, or result in systemic risk. Clayton's statement also mentioned that a 2014 internal review was unable to locate some agency laptops that may have contained confidential information.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:52

Naeem Akhtar, a minister in the J&K government, also escaped unhurt in the attack, according to NDTV . "Suspected militants threw a grenade and then resorted to indiscriminate firing in Tral town near bus terminal", a police official said.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:45

Trump's speech was "very combative, accusatory, strong and focused on America being closed in on itself", while Rouhani underlined that his country would remain committed to the nuclear deal and to making Iran's economy more attractive to foreign companies and investment, she said .

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:28

The government had issued a notification prohibiting Durga idol immersion between September 30 and October 1 on account of Muharram, observed by Muslims as a day of mourning. In addition to it, Banerjee reiterated her decision to halt Durga idol immersion on the day of Muharram. The bench said the administration could regulate the routes for the immersion processions to follow and those through which the "Tajia" processions of Muharram would pass.

by | September 21, 2017 | 10:55

The statement further added "Prime Minister shared Pakistan's concerns and views with regard to the USA strategy for South Asia". Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua talking to media following the meeting said that the prime minister had also informed the U.S.

by | September 21, 2017 | 10:40

Moon was widely expected to call for worldwide efforts to thoroughly implement UN Security Council resolutions on Pyongyang, including one adopted just last week to punish the communist regime for its latest and sixth nuclear test September 3.

by | September 21, 2017 | 10:14

United States President Donald Trump's first speech at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday covered several things - his harshest statement on North Korea yet, his America First agenda, and even communism. The Chinese and Russian foreign ministers, Wang Yi and Sergei Lavrov, called for a peaceful end to what they termed a "vicious cycle" on the Korean Peninsula as they met in New York, China's Foreign Ministry said on September 19.

by | September 21, 2017 | 09:29

China fought alongside North Korea during the 1950-53 Korean War, in which Chinese leader Mao Zedong lost his eldest son, and Beijing has always been Pyongyang's chief ally and primary trade partner. In his first appearance as president, Trump on Monday was addressing a US -sponsored event on reforming the 193-member organization he has sharply criticized.

by | September 21, 2017 | 09:21

The move is aimed at separating humanitarian assistance from the political issues dividing the two states. The inter-Korean exchange and cooperation committee was chaired by Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon to approve the provision of 8 million dollars to the projects of the World Food Program (WFP) and the UN International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) for infants and pregnant women in the DPRK.

by | September 21, 2017 | 09:02

Trump spoke of his own nation's "patience", but said that if "forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea". Haley's also been praised by some prominent conservative activists for her strong support of Israel at the United Nations, a body some see as excessively and unfairly critical of the USA ally.

by | September 21, 2017 | 08:59

Her Majesty sent a message of support to the British Virgin Islands as the 130mph storm, which has been downgraded to a category three hurricane, passes through on its way to the Turks and Caicos Islands. "Look, climate change is real", he said. The British business magnate has approached governments and would rally support among financial institutions and fellow philanthropists on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in NY, he told the Thomson Reuters Foundation.

by | September 21, 2017 | 08:18

U.S. President Donald Trump says he hopes Republican senators will vote for new legislation that aims to repeal and replace the health care law enacted by his predecessor. Republican Senators Lindsey Graham of SC and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana are the sponsors. Hours later, Mr. Cassidy appeared on Fox News to say that Mr.

by | September 21, 2017 | 08:03

More than 100 flights have been cancelled over the past three days and many more delayed, disrupting the plans of thousands of travellers after damage to a pipeline carrying jet fuel to Auckland airport. "Oil companies are responsible for transporting, storing and supplying fuel for use by airlines at the airport, and as a result of the pipeline damage the oil companies are now rationing the amount of fuel they are supplying to airlines", the airport said in a travel advisory posted to its ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 07:59

President Ashraf Ghani also called on Pakistan to join in comprehensive dialogues following claims the country has not done enough in the fight against terrorism. Ghani also laid emphasis on the Rohingya crisis, saying, "Despite the incorporation of tenets of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the constitutions of most countries of the world, the crimes against humanity still occur with painful regularity".

by | September 21, 2017 | 07:51

The Graham-Cassidy bill is expected to push millions off of their health insurance and weaken protections for people with pre-existing conditions, according to the progressive Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. "It wasn't flawless. But it was better", Obama said , speaking at an event hosted by the Gates Foundation in NY. "The legislation that we passed was full of things that still need to be fixed; it wasn't flawless, but it was better".

by | September 21, 2017 | 07:46

North Korea fired a missile on Friday that flew over Hokkaido in northern Japan and landed far out into the Pacific Ocean, according to Japanese and South Korean officials, further ratcheting up tensions in the region. "We believe that any kind of military solution is completely deficient and we support diplomatic efforts", she told radio station Deutsche Welle. Along with Russian Federation, it is urging the launch dialogue with Pyongyang.

by | September 21, 2017 | 07:43

She said that while many villages were destroyed, more than half were still intact. Senior Myanmar journalist Mratt Kyaw Thu has said that it was the right time for Myanmar State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi to speak on the Rohingya issue and their unprecedented exodus to Bangladesh , but she "failed to provide solutions to the problem".

by | September 21, 2017 | 07:42

ET. Despite the fact that the USA central bank was expected to announce a historic decision with the unwinding of its balance sheet, sentiment in the greenback remained weak, helping to support gold prices on Wednesday. Hartford Financial Services Group rose 70 cents, or 1.3 percent, to $55.10. "Clearly, as we watch what's happening around our globe, the rather rapid advance of some of our potential adversaries is quite concerning", Northrop Chief Executive Wes Bush said on a call with ...