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Former NBA player Dennis Rodman arrives in North Korea

Former NBA player Dennis Rodman arrives in North Korea

Former NBA badboy Dennis Rodman is making a surprise trip to North Korea on Tuesday amid high tensions on the nuclear-armed peninsula. A senior USA official tells CNN that the State Department was aware Rodman was planning to travel to North Korea, but stressed Rodman was not traveling there in any official capacity for the US government. Read More

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Boris Johnson calling for end to blockade of Qatar

Boris Johnson calling for end to blockade of Qatar

Pakistan's parliament last week passed a resolution urging the Pakistani government to help mediate the crisis , which could turn out to be disastrous for the regional security and stability. Qatar today denounced the sanctions imposed against Doha by Saudi Arabia and its allies as "unfair" and "illegal", as Britain announced talks to try to resolve the crisis . Read More

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Israel approves largest West Bank settlements in 25 years

Israel approves largest West Bank settlements in 25 years

Out of these, 3,066 have been given final approval and will soon be built. Reality requires that we acknowledge that Jerusalem is not united and that the Palestinians of the city don't identify with Israel as a Jewish state. "Israel's continued policy of settlement expansion is illegal under worldwide law" and the recent decision "further complicate the prospects for viable two-state solution", the bloc's foreign police chief Federica Mogherini said in a statement. Read More

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China Eastern flight returns after engine fault

China Eastern flight returns after engine fault

The engine failure in Sydney resembles another recent incident. China Eastern is now investigating the cause of the incident together with the Australian Transport Safety Bureau. Passengers said the crew cleared the seats near the affected engine. "It is very unusual", said Mr Jensen. China Eastern Airlines representative Kathy Zhang also said that there will be many parties, including the governments, involved in the investigation, as " the engine for the aircraft is a big issue ". Read More

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SRK's smart move: Averts 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' clash with 'Toilet...'

SRK's smart move: Averts 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' clash with 'Toilet...'

And recently, while talking about Imtiaz, SRK stated that he reminds him of Yash Chopra. Looks like Shah Rukh Khan's wifey Gauri Khan is taking a trip down the memory lane. SRK's victory dance!6. Umm, Sallu Met Harry is a parallel real-life plot. "The films have no similarity, except for the fact that we can hope our movie can also be one of that kind of unabashed classic love stories. Read More

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Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in 'friendly fire'

The pro-Islamic State Maute group has proven to be a fierce enemy, clinging on to the heart of Marawi City through days of air strikes the military has said are "surgical" and on known rebel targets. Gen. Restituto Padilla , spokesman for the Armed Forces of the Philippines ( AFP ), told the Philippine Star. The siege of Marawi prompted President Duterte to declare martial law in Mindanao for 60 days and suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus on the entire island during ... Read More

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No Other CM Has Done So Much For Poor Farmers: Mandsaur Protesters

Collector O P Srivastava said the situation has improved and no untoward incident has been reported. Internet services have also been suspended in multiple districts, according to police reports. The state government responded by deploying police and claiming the farmers' campaign was instigated by the opposition, mainly Congress, the traditional ruling party of the Indian bourgeoisie. Read More

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James Comey testimony reignites debate on whether Donald Trump obstructed justice

When asked why he did not object to this request, Comey said he thought, "This isn't a hill worth dying on, and so I just said, 'Okay.' The press is going to completely ignore it - and that's what happened". You reached separate conclusions", McCain said . And, again, you look back in hindsight, you think should I have resisted harder? MCCAIN: "That investigation have any involvement of Secretary Clinton or any of her associates is completed?" Numerous viewers who tuned in to hear ... Read More

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Alonso returns to McLaren with a deadline

Brown spoke after it was revealed that Honda had failed to produce expected updates for their engines for this weekend's race, the seventh of the season following a miserably disappointing start to the year. "I will decide what I am doing after the summer, in September or October, but I want to keep some quality in my life. If it is increasing like NASCAR, which has 40 or 50 races, it isn't for me". Read More

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Stabbed Millwall fan recounts fight with London Bridge attackers

Stabbed Millwall fan recounts fight with London Bridge attackers

I shouted back at them. And during the London Bridge terror attacks over the weekend, he invoked the strength of the Lions and became a hero. Larner, from Peckham, southeast London , is now recuperating in St. The Peckham resident told the Sun he was knifed in the head, chest and both hands by the terrorists, now known to be Khuram Butt, Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba. Read More

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Artist installs statue of urinating dog next to 'Fearless Girl' in protest

Artist installs statue of urinating dog next to 'Fearless Girl' in protest

But people are decidedly not buying his explanation, and although the Pug statue was removed within a few hours of appearing on Monday - by Tuesday morning Twitter was full of outrage . But because a taste of fame, whether bitter or sweet, does things to a person's ego, Gardega is now reportedly planning to make a whole litter of pissing puppies, to be sprayed with gold paint and installed around Manhattan. Read More

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5 dead, 44 injured in shootings over Chicago holiday weekend

5 dead, 44 injured in shootings over Chicago holiday weekend

Freeman, another 17-year-old boy and a 20-year-old man were standing in the street in the 6900 block of South Harvard when a male approached them and opened fire, according to police and the medical examiner's office. "I'm sick of seeing this s-t". Numerous weekend's shootings were clustered on Monday, with 28 people shot between Friday and Sunday, the Trib notes. Read More

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G7 leaders back stronger fight against terror

G7 leaders back stronger fight against terror

The G7 consists of Canada, France , Germany , Italy , Japan , the United Kingdom and the US. They warned internet service providers and social media companies to "substantially increase" their efforts. "There is one open question, which is the US position on the Paris climate accords", Gentiloni added. But after the pomp of presidential travel overseas, Trump will return to Washington to find the same problems that have dogged him. Read More

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Teen prepared to test his skill at spelling bee

Teen prepared to test his skill at spelling bee

Abell Junior High seventh-grader Srikar Chamarthi is in Washington , D.C., this week with 290 other students who are vying for the chance to hoist the trophy that is presented to the victor of the Scripps National Spelling Bee . He is going to "have fun while I am there", the Three Village district student said. This week, Ryan's parents, John and Allison Himmelsbach, brother, Jake, 12, and sister, Ava, 9, will be in the audience for the national spelling bee now in its ninth decade. Read More

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Merkel and Trump: 2 Very Different Takes on G7 Summit

Trump said on Twitter earlier Saturday that he would make a decision on the Paris agreement next week. While at the G7 summit, Trump was heavily lobbied to endorse the Paris Climate Agreement, but he declined to do so. "The United States, however, is undergoing a review process". President Donald Trump did not give a single press conference on the trip, breaking with tradition of speaking with reporters during major trips to promote the White House narrative. Read More

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ICJ decision today in Jadhav case

Aziz, however, maintained that Qureshi had courageously presented Pakistan's case in the court, The Nation reported. The highest judicial body of the United Nations also instructed Pakistan to inform it of "all measures taken in implementation of present order". Read More

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Ariana Grande to return for Manchester benefit concert

A police statement didn't provide any details about why the man was arrested , but noted that the department's investigation of Monday's bombing after an Ariana Grande concert was " fast-moving ". He risks being accused of trying to capitalize on the Manchester bombing. Singer Ariana Grande is vowing to return to Manchester, England for a benefit concert to raise money for the victims of Monday's deadly bombing . Read More

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Trump talks up trip before returning to controversy in Washington

Trump talks up trip before returning to controversy in Washington

This will be nine days. Trump said that he's waiting for the analysis of the steel and aluminum industries that the US Department of Commerce plans to publish in June. We have great bonds with other countries. He said in a speech in Saudi Arabia that "we signed historic agreements with the Kingdom that will invest nearly $400 billion in our two countries and create many thousands of jobs in America and Saudi Arabia", the Washington Post reports. Read More

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Philippines forces hit militants; civilians wave white flags

President Rodrigo Duterte imposed martial law across the southern region of Mindanao on Tuesday, hours after gunmen loyal to the Islamic State group rampaged through the city in response to a raid on one of their safe houses. In a sign of the confusion over events inside the city, a local police chief told the AP on Friday that he was fine - two days after Duterte told journalists the police chief had been beheaded by militants. Read More

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Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking

US President Donald Trump met Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday, a day after promising to make a renewed effort at peace between the Palestinians and Israelis. That journalist, an American here for 40 years, recognizes the insecurity that Israel feels even though the nation is nearly 70 years old. "This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects or different civilizations", the president said. Read More

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WBBSE Madhyamik result 2017 Declared wbresults

WBBSE Madhyamik result 2017 Declared wbresults

The students will be able to check Madhyamik Class 10th results at wbresults .nic.in. Students who appeared for the West Bengal 10th Class Exams can check their results today in the official website as soon as the results are available. Click on West bengal Madhymik Exam Result 2017 Link. Students can go to the official website and login to the details to know the result. These WB 10th Results 2017 are for the exams that were conducted during Feb 24 and March 4, 2017. Read More

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