Hemingway Museum Curators, Cats Ride Out Hurricane in Key West

The couple did extensive renovations to the house and grounds, including building the city's first swimming pool. Almost 55 cats with the polydactyl (six-toed) gene have been accounted for after Hurricane Irma slammed the Keys as a Category 4 ... More..

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India, Afghanistan call for end to state sponsorship of terror
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

India, Afghanistan call for end to state sponsorship of terror

India and Afghanistan signed four pacts after the meeting, including a motor vehicles agreement and a fresh document on India's development assistance. He said the Pakistan-based groups active in Jammu and Ka...More..

GST on Luxury Cars, SUVs revised to 50% (28% GST + 22% Cess)
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

GST on Luxury Cars, SUVs revised to 50% (28% GST + 22% Cess)

According to the final notification though, the hike isn't all that steep, with mid-size cars attracting a 2% hike, premium sedans witnessing a 5% increase and SUVs attracting the sharpest hike at 7%. "Whatev...More..

Ex-Georgia leader Mikheil Saakashvili enters Ukraine
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Ex-Georgia leader Mikheil Saakashvili enters Ukraine

They passed the Polish checkpoint but were held at the Ukrainian border for almost two hours. It left him effectively stateless as Georgia has also withdrawn his citizenship. Ukrainian authorities had blocked...More..

McCain Says He's Fighting 'Virulent' Form of Cancer
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

McCain Says He's Fighting 'Virulent' Form of Cancer

Mr. McCain said , "I think it ought to be done in a comprehensive fashion". On Sunday, CNN's Jake Tapper asked McCain a long question about Hurricane Irma and global warming and GOP climate denial, noting ...More..

10 militants dead, nine Egyptian policemen wounded in Cairo shootout
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

10 militants dead, nine Egyptian policemen wounded in Cairo shootout

At least 18 policemen have been killed in an attack on a convoy in Egypt's Sinai peninsula claimed by so-called Islamic State, security sources say. However, police and military officials told Al Jazeera that t...More..

Hamas offers to amend ties with rival Fatah in Cairo
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Hamas offers to amend ties with rival Fatah in Cairo

Argaman also warned that militant Palestinian group Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, "continues to invest many resources in preparation for the next [military] campaign, even at the expense of civilians' w...More..

Sikh politician shuts down racist heckler with 'love and courage'
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Sikh politician shuts down racist heckler with 'love and courage'

Most of what she says is inaudible due to the noise in the room and Singh's microphone. He said, "We believe in love and courage ..." Speaking in a video posted to her Facebook page, Jennifer Bush sought to ...More..

Under Construction Flyover Crashes in Bhubaneswar, Kills One
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Under Construction Flyover Crashes in Bhubaneswar, Kills One

A report says that the deceased has been identified as a businessman from Bhubaneswar , Satya Patnaik (40). Most of the injured persons were admitted to the Capital hospital, while two were admitted to the A...More..

Plateau United emerge 2017 NFPL champions
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Plateau United emerge 2017 NFPL champions

They definitely need a win, irrespective of what happens in the game involving second-placed MFM to lay their hands on a first ever NPFL title. Kpakor, who won the now defunct CAF Cup Winners' Cup with BCC Li...More..

China urges North Korea to 'take seriously' bid to halt nuclear program
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

China urges North Korea to 'take seriously' bid to halt nuclear program

The Sept 3 detonation was the country's largest and prompted global outrage, with the UN Security Council set to discuss a new draft resolution presented by Washington that would be the toughest-ever impo...More..

Peon rapes 5-year-old student in Delhi school
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Peon rapes 5-year-old student in Delhi school

The girl, a student of Class 1 had gone to the toilet to relieve herself when she was raped. The peon, identified as Vikas and working in the school for three years, has been arrested. She was taken to Chacha...More..

Protest Showdown Between Antifa And Patriot Prayer Results In Arrests
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Protest Showdown Between Antifa And Patriot Prayer Results In Arrests

When pressed as to the names of the man or the arresting officers-and the incident's resemblance to the violent attack that claimed the life of 32-year-old Heather Heyer last month-McNicholas said she was awa...More..

TN opposition parties meet Governor, seek floor test — AIADMK crisis
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

TN opposition parties meet Governor, seek floor test — AIADMK crisis

Stalin added, "If necessary action is not taken by convening the Assembly (for floor test), we will seek legal recourse and reach out to the public". He also criticised the Governor for refusing to take action ...More..

Link Aadhar with SIM by Feb 2018; else face deactivation
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Link Aadhar with SIM by Feb 2018; else face deactivation

The decision was taken by a bench comprising of former Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice N V Ramana said the verification of existing pre-paid mobile users, running into crores, be done within one year. Te...More..

China to ban production and sale of traditional fuel vehicles
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

China to ban production and sale of traditional fuel vehicles

The soaring electric vehicle market is a huge prize for whatever countries move fast enough to become world leaders. The largest auto market in the world might someday offer only electric and intelligent vehi...More..

People of Kashmir are ready to welcome tourists: HM Rajnath Singh
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

People of Kashmir are ready to welcome tourists: HM Rajnath Singh

Addresing a press conference in Srinagar today, Rajnath said, he is willing to meet anyone who wants to help resolve problems of Kashmir. Addressing a presser at Hari Niwas, HM said, "Terrorism has adversel...More..

Signs of support for Venezuela that Pope Francis sent from Colombia
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Signs of support for Venezuela that Pope Francis sent from Colombia

Last November, the Pope warned leaders not to take in more immigrants than they could handle, which included the key aspect of "integration". "And history will judge their decisions ". A POLITICO/ Morning Con...More..

Paul Finebaum Was
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Paul Finebaum Was "Mortified" By Auburn's Performance at Clemson

Auburn took the opening kickoff and drove the ball 75 yards to strike first blood in the battle of the Tigers. Seven Clemson players recorded sacks , led by four for 13 yards from defensive end Austin Brya...More..

Five Former Presidents Team Up To Raise Money For Hurricane Relief
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Five Former Presidents Team Up To Raise Money For Hurricane Relief

The campaign is launching with a public service announcement called "Our Friends in Texas" that will run during NBC's National Football League game broadcast on Thursday evening. presidents launch an appeal. Bu...More..