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Remembers Vajpayee, dedicates 11 National Highway projects

Remembers Vajpayee, dedicates 11 National Highway projects He was speaking at an event here to mark the inauguration of 12 National Highways projects entailing expenditure of Rs 5,610 crore and laying of foundation stones for another 11 projects costing Rs 9,490 crore. Prime Minister in his address also ridiculed UPA government for taking more than 10 years in constructing the hanging bridge over Chambal river in Kota. [Full Article...]

Louisiana, With Terrible Memories Of Katrina 12 Years Ago, Braces For Harvey

Louisiana, With Terrible Memories Of Katrina 12 Years Ago, Braces For Harvey More than 100 New York National Guard personnel, including rescue teams, maintenance and support staff were dispatched Saturday, along with three helicopters and a plane, according to 106th public affairs officer, Michael O'Hagan. Before Trump's remarks, Abbott credited the president for his response to the massive storm. "We'll congratulate each other when it's all finished". [Full Article...]

Montreal police on bicycles arrest fugitive on American 10 most wanted

Montreal police on bicycles arrest fugitive on American 10 most wanted Jean-Pierre Brabant. At the police station in Montreal , officers noticed he was missing part of his right middle finger, one of his identifying marks. Sychantha was arraigned in a Montreal courthouse last Thursday, where he was charged with drug possession, trying to mislead a police officer, and carrying fake identification. [Full Article...]

Davis wants legal clarification from European Union over Brexit payout

Davis wants legal clarification from European Union over Brexit payout The British government has produced a series of so-called "position papers" to set out its stance on major subjects involved with Brexit in the lead up to the third round of ongoing discussions, which opened in Brussels yesterday. Asked why Britain has not published a position paper on the Brexit Bill - one of three issues Brussels wants settled before trade talks - No 10 said more papers woul... [Full Article...]

Harvey not affecting Pittsburgh gasoline prices - for now

Harvey not affecting Pittsburgh gasoline prices - for now One analyst predicts gasoline prices in Iowa could rise between ten and 25-cents a gallon over the next week or two because of Hurricane Harvey . "That is a loss of over a million barrels a day of gasoline production and close to half a million barrels per day of diesel", he said. [Full Article...]

Blood Donations Needed in Wake of Texas Disaster

In addition, with flooding disrupting collection across a wide region, the short, five-day shelf life for platelets makes emergency shipments from outside the disaster-impacted area essential. Walk-ins are welcome at any of our locations. Davis has been working for the Kentucky Blood Center for a year, dedicating her time to the nonprofit that ensures safe blood supplies for the state of Kentucky. [Full Article...]

Family of 6 feared drowned while trying to escape Harvey, reports say

Family of 6 feared drowned while trying to escape Harvey, reports say The report states family members confirmed the deaths to KHOU , saying a van carrying 4 children under the age of 16 as well as their great-grandparents, both in their 80s, and their great-uncle, hit high water while trying to cross a bridge in Houston. [Full Article...]

What Insiders Really Think About Ivanka and Jared

What Insiders Really Think About Ivanka and Jared It's reported that following the episode where Trump stood in for her father, sitting between British prime minister Theresa May and Chinese president Xi Jinping during a conference at the G-20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany earlier this year, even Trump supporters were outraged. [Full Article...]

Did Lalu try to inflate rally turnout with doctored image?

Did Lalu try to inflate rally turnout with doctored image? Some even offered help to the leader who recently ended the alliance with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar . The RJD rally saw Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee , former Uttar Pradesh's Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav , in attendance with top Congress leaders CP Joshi and Ghulam Nabi Azad. [Full Article...]

Saudi official welcomes 104-year-old woman as special guest for hajj

Saudi official welcomes 104-year-old woman as special guest for hajj The NAHCON chair pleaded with the media to withhold the details so as not to further devastate the families of the affected pilgrims. The Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Abdullahi Mohammed , announced the passage of four of the pilgrims yesterday in Makkah, Islam's holiest city. [Full Article...]

7-year-old kidnapping victim survives terrifying plunge into Lake Quinsigamond

7-year-old kidnapping victim survives terrifying plunge into Lake Quinsigamond At about 2:30 AM, she was taken from the residence by a family friend without the permission of her parents. Worcester police said the girl was taken from the Forestdale Road home around 2:30 a.m.by 35-year-old Joshua Hubert while she was asleep in a chair. [Full Article...]

Goa CM Parrikar wins in Panaji, counting underway in Bawana, Nandyal & Valpoi

Goa CM Parrikar wins in Panaji, counting underway in Bawana, Nandyal & Valpoi AAP member Kumar Vishwas also tweeted about the same and said, "Congrats to all the dedicated volunteers of AAP for Bawana ByPoll win and all the best to CYSS Raj Gopal Rai you deserves a bow". However, the Delhi Congress leaders have a reason to celebrate as more than 31,000 votes in Bawana. So complete had been Kejriwal's isolation that he was not even being invited for Opposition conclaves. [Full Article...]

Colts cornerback Vontae Davis 'week-to-week' with groin injury

Colts cornerback Vontae Davis 'week-to-week' with groin injury INDIANAPOLIS , IN - DECEMBER 11: Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis (21) looks into the quarterback during the National Football League game between the Houston Texans and Indianapolis Colts on December 11, 2016, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, IN. [Full Article...]

Shark Swims in Houston Streets?

Shark Swims in Houston Streets? A picture of a shark swimming down a flooded street has resurfaced as a Hurricane Harvey hoax as Texans face some of the most brutal flooding the USA has ever seen. Another post even listed a fake number that could be used to reach the National Guard, a rumor that could have left people in serious danger. So, Watters passed along a piece of " fake news". [Full Article...]

Texas Gov. Abbott: Houston response shows 'what Texas is all about'

Texas Gov. Abbott: Houston response shows 'what Texas is all about' Sunday afternoon, the task force's specialized water rescue team keep got its orders to deploy. You see the devastation. Given the size of the impact area and the continued potential for significant rain and flood damage to a number of Texas counties, several search and rescue teams have begun operations in the region. [Full Article...]

Thai PM brushes aside deal behind Yingluck's escape

Thai PM brushes aside deal behind Yingluck's escape Royal Thai Police are to discuss former Prime Minister Yingluck's flight from court proceedings, with the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) while already confirming it had no prior knowledge of her intentions. "This foreign minister is not yet handling this". Electoral numbers show the poorer, aspiring parts of Thai society have more votes than backers of the entrenched elite and its... [Full Article...]

Pennsylvania Rep. Lou Barletta set for Senate run against Casey

Pennsylvania Rep. Lou Barletta set for Senate run against Casey When push comes to shove, an ethically challenged career politician like Congressman Barletta can only be counted on to fight for his wealthy special interest backers. The Republican Congressman released a campaign video on Tuesday announcing his run for the seat held by the two-term Democrat. "I wish that the establishment, instead of trying to stop Trump, you know, would look at why he's so ... [Full Article...]

Critic says cabinet shuffle an admission of ineffectiveness from Trudeau

Critic says cabinet shuffle an admission of ineffectiveness from Trudeau According to the federal government, Canada's laws and structures for managing aboriginal treaties needed updating also because they were not created to support Inuit and Metis peoples, who gained similar rights to other indigenous people in recent decades but have unique histories, circumstances and aspirations. [Full Article...]

Tropical system that drenched Florida headed up Carolina coast

Tropical system that drenched Florida headed up Carolina coast Onshore winds gusting to 40 miles per hour and rough swells can be expected today and into very early Tuesday along the beaches of SC and Georgia, before rolling up along the Delmarva Peninsula and spinning off the Mid-Atlantic states Tuesday afternoon. [Full Article...]

Houston woman handles CNN Reporter like a Champ

Houston woman handles CNN Reporter like a Champ A CNN reporter was left unsure what to do after the woman she was interviewing used her platform to slam the media for their coverage during Hurricane Harvey . Attacking a woman's character and mocking her lack of a visible husband because she said a naughty word in anger is the work of a petty, spiteful, idiotic brain, the kind of brain that could only belong to a libertarian pundit. [Full Article...]


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