Technical snags bring IAF chopper, Sukhoi fighter down in separate incidents

Both the pilots managed to escape unhurt from the aircraft. The area has been cordoned off by the police. The local police have reached at the spot. A MiG-21 aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Barmer in Rajasthan in September previ... More..

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2016 was the worst year yet for children in Syria
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

2016 was the worst year yet for children in Syria

Around 6.5 million people are displaced within Syria and almost 5 million have sought shelter in neighboring countries where conditions are getting increasingly desperate. "After six years of war we are at a ti...More..

CIA Given Power to Launch Drone Strikes Under President Trump
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

CIA Given Power to Launch Drone Strikes Under President Trump

The new policy was put into place shortly after the inauguration, and has already been used to kill senior al Qaeda leader Abu al-Khayr al-Masri in Syria. By allowing targeted drone strikes to be carried out wi...More..

Ford to manufacture its luxury SUV brand Lincoln in China
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Ford to manufacture its luxury SUV brand Lincoln in China

The automaker will continue to import Lincoln vehicles from North America, including the new Continental sedan introduced late previous year, the company said. Sales rose to a record 41,590 units past year. Hyu...More..

Kremlin Spokesman: Russian Envoy Met With Clinton Campaign Staff, Too
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Kremlin Spokesman: Russian Envoy Met With Clinton Campaign Staff, Too

Peskov also voiced concern over the assessment by America's intelligence establishment that Russian Federation interfered in the USA election past year in support of Trump. political debate, and said it is hamp...More..

New surveillance video emerges in Michael Brown case
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

New surveillance video emerges in Michael Brown case

However, they chose not to disclose a second video taken earlier in the day, which shows Brown in a more amicable state, handing employees a small bag, which they pass around and sniff. Pollock feels that pol...More..

Russia Apparently Deploys Forces Near Libyan Border In Egypt
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Russia Apparently Deploys Forces Near Libyan Border In Egypt

An Egyptian military source on Tuesday denied reports about the deployment of Russian Special Forces to an airbase in western Egypt. The news agency Reuters reported earlier, citing diplomatic sources tha...More..

Samaritan's Purse workers freed in South Sudan
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Samaritan's Purse workers freed in South Sudan

Samaritan's Purse is an aid organization run by Franklin Graham, the son of evangelist Bill Graham. Samaritan's Purse confirmed the kidnappings in a media statement. An estimated 200,000 people have fled the ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Brexit trigger Bill set for final vote in Parliament

Britain's top minister for leaving the European Union said Sunday that lawmakers should let Prime Minister Theresa May "get on with the job" of quitting the bloc, and the main opposition Brexit spokesman said h...More..

Chip giant Intel buys self-driving tech firm MobilEye for $15.3 bn
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Chip giant Intel buys self-driving tech firm MobilEye for $15.3 bn

Mobileye has 660 employees and it's expected all will join Intel . Intel just made a big splash in the autonomous tech market with the $15.3 billion purchase of Mobileye . On Tuesday morning, shares of ...More..

Authorities search for mom who abandoned child at Riverside grocery store
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Authorities search for mom who abandoned child at Riverside grocery store

Riverside police identified the woman as 31-year-old Chiengkham Vilaysane. While inside the store, police said the toddler wandered away from the woman. Railsback said police believe the mother intentionally...More..

Manohar Parrikar takes oath as CM of Goa
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Manohar Parrikar takes oath as CM of Goa

In the meanwhile, the leaders of the Congress were busy squabbling over the choice of it's legislative party leader. There was even a secret ballot to select the CLP leader - an exercise results of which were...More..

Fillon's party apologises for anti-Semitic attack on French rival Macron
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Fillon's party apologises for anti-Semitic attack on French rival Macron

FRENCH presidential candidate Francois Fillon has been charged with a range of offences related to a fake jobs scandal involving his British wife. Fillon was called in for questioning over having employed his...More..

'Scarred for life': UNICEF says 2016 worst year for Syrian children
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

'Scarred for life': UNICEF says 2016 worst year for Syrian children

UNICEF reported on Monday that the war between President Bashar al-Assad and the Islamic rebel groups seeking to bring down his government, which began in 2011, has not let up with continuous attacks on schools...More..

Japan provided data on Kim Jong Nam to aid Malaysian murder probe
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Japan provided data on Kim Jong Nam to aid Malaysian murder probe

But Malaysian authorities suspect North Korea orchestrated the assassination of the leader's brother, who is known to have criticised the country's hereditary succession, at Kuala Lumpur International Airport...More..

Home frozen solid on shore of Lake Ontario in upstate NY
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Home frozen solid on shore of Lake Ontario in upstate NY

That's what John Kucko, veteran TV reporter for News 8 Rochester, found this weekend when he set out to photograph the effects of the dramatic weather on the shores of Lake Ontario in western NY. While the ...More..

Adam Schiff Says Trump's Rants Have 'Real-World' Consequences
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Adam Schiff Says Trump's Rants Have 'Real-World' Consequences

Schiff said the committee will ask FBI Director James Comey to address some of Trump's wiretapping allegations when he comes to an open hearing March 20. Then her job is apparently floating broad, highly sugg...More..

Narendra Modi's party wins big in India's largest state
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Narendra Modi's party wins big in India's largest state

Following the meeting, the party is expected to stake claim to form government as it has the won the maximum 17 seats in the state Assembly elections, All India Congress Committee Secretary Girish Chodankar sai...More..

46 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

46 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide

A major landslide occurred on Saturday on the outskirts of Addis Ababa, killing more than 48 Ethiopians. He estimated that more than 300 people lived there. Most of the casualties were those of squatters who sc...More..

Sheriff: Florida man burned store to run 'Arabs out of our country'
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Sheriff: Florida man burned store to run 'Arabs out of our country'

In those declarations, Mascara stated that Lloyd's reason to burn the store was that he was angry at Muslims for what they have been doing in the Middle East . He mentioned that every person that commits a c...More..