• SCBA president Vikas Singh meets CJI Dipak Misra
SCBA president Vikas Singh meets CJI Dipak Misra

The letter has been penned down by judge P B Sawant, ex-chief justice of Delhi High Court A P Shah, former Madras High Court judge K Chandru and ex-Bombay High Court judge H Suresh. According to PTI , two SC judges - justices S A Bobde and L Nageswara Rao - met Justice Chelameswar, who had spearheaded the four judges at the unprecedented press con...

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  • Deepening of ties in trade, defence on table during Netanyahu's India visit
Deepening of ties in trade, defence on table during Netanyahu's India visit

The visit begins in New Delhi where Netanyahu will have dinner with Modi and meet Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj. On Tuesday, the minister will leave for Agra and visit Taj Mahal in the city. India buys arms worth about $1.5 billion from Israel, accounting for about a sixth of the production of Israel's armament industry. "Rafael has receiv...

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  • UGA quarterback Jacob Eason expected to transfer to Washington
UGA quarterback Jacob Eason expected to transfer to Washington

Eason is from Lake Stevens, Wash. and opened up the season as Georgia's starting quarterback before injuring his knee. After injuring his knee in the season opener this past season, true freshman Jake Fromm took over the Georgia offense, and led it all the way to the College Football Playoff.

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  • Trump's Jerusalem decision has led to a war between ISIS and Hamas
Trump's Jerusalem decision has led to a war between ISIS and Hamas

Calls upon the worldwide community, including the High Contracting Parties to the 1949 Fourth Geneva Convention, to intervene to stop all Israeli violations against fishermen and allow them to fish freely in the Gaza Sea. On Tuesday, Breitbart Jerusalem Bureau Chief Aaron Klein applauded Trump's threat to cut Palestinian aid, saying that the PA...

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  • Mystery around USA military's secret satellite launch by SpaceX deepens
Mystery around USA military's secret satellite launch by SpaceX deepens

The most likely culprit for the failed launch of the payload can be an American Corporation Northrop Grumman . Iridium is one of SpaceX's largest commercial satellite customers, with four launches in the past 12 months from Vandenberg Air Force Base on California's central coast and four upcoming launches listed on SpaceX's manifest.

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  • US Teacher Handcuffed During Board Meeting For Questioning Boss's Raise
US Teacher Handcuffed During Board Meeting For Questioning Boss's Raise

Deyshia Hargrave, a middle school teacher in the Vermilion Parish school system, was videotaped being escorted out of a room and then wrestled into handcuffs by a city marshal on January 8. A Louisiana teacher who was forcibly removed from a school board hearing in a viral video clip was booked on two crimes and bonded out of jail Tuesday morning, ...

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  • Will Trump Sell Out His Base for a Border Wall Fantasy?
Will Trump Sell Out His Base for a Border Wall Fantasy?

It was an freaky scene: For around an hour, cameras rolled as Trump moderated a conversation between Democrats and Republicans from both chambers of Congress on DACA - Trump's repeal of which has left almost 800,000 young people at risk of deportation - border security and so-called "chain migration" (this administration's term for existing family-...

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  • BBC China Editor Leaves UK Pubcaster In Gender Pay Row
BBC China Editor Leaves UK Pubcaster In Gender Pay Row

She said those who complained faced the threat of retaliation and even dismissal, while others were either bogged down in arbitration talks or offered new pay packages on condition the terms remained secret. "In a letter posted on her blog, Gracie accused the BBC of 'breaking equality law" and announced that she was quitting her job after serving t...

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  • Fire breaks out at Trump Tower in New York City, FDNY says
Fire breaks out at Trump Tower in New York City, FDNY says

Firefighters appeared to have the blaze under control within an hour, NBC News says. Officials stressed there was no blaze within the building itself. So far, only one person has been reportedly injured in the fire incident in the building, which houses both residences and businesses. "The men and women of the #FDNY are true heroes and deserv...

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  • US 'Needs Pakistan, Won't Fully Cut Off Assistance' - Security Analyst
US 'Needs Pakistan, Won't Fully Cut Off Assistance' - Security Analyst

That will slow down, and that will mean I think more problems for both countries - for Pakistan and also for the United States in Afghanistan . Not only has their quest for instability in Afghanistan been wildly successful, they've convinced America to foot much of the bill.

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  • Egypt: hot air balloon crashes, killing 1 tourist
Egypt: hot air balloon crashes, killing 1 tourist

Sharif Wadie, the assistant health minister in charge of emergency services, told AFP there were no other casualties but did not elaborate on the extent of the passengers' injuries. The Karnak Temple Complex, which dates back to around 2000 B.C., is located within the modern-day city. Sixteen people were injured in a Luxor hot air balloon flight ...

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  • Republican Senator Hatch says he will not seek re-election
Republican Senator Hatch says he will not seek re-election

I was an amateur boxer in my youth, and I brought that fighting spirit with me to Washington", he said. "And for me, that time is soon approaching", Hatch said in a video statement posted on Twitter. But Hatch, who emerged as one of the presidents most avid loyalists in the Senate, made a decision to retire after discussing the matter with his fa...

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  • Pune's Dalit protests reach Mumbai, riot police called in
Pune's Dalit protests reach Mumbai, riot police called in

The violence sparked off protests in various parts of the state on Tuesday, including in Mumbai where protesters staged a rail roko in Chembur. Four companies of state reserve police (SRP) and almost 400 extra policemen from Mumbai police have been deployed in Chembur, Mulund, Kurla, Govandi areas.

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  • Death toll from DR Congo violence now 12 - protesters
Death toll from DR Congo violence now 12 - protesters

U.N. Congo mission spokeswoman Florence Marchal said at least 82 people have been arrested across the country in connection with Sunday's protests. In tweets, the United Nations human rights office in Congo condemned "the use of force against peaceful demonstrators" and the "violent suppression of fundamental rights and freedoms by security for...

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  • Burlington Songwriter Releases Single To Help Puerto Rico's Hurricane Recovery
Burlington Songwriter Releases Single To Help Puerto Rico's Hurricane Recovery

Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in September of 2017. Sen. Blumenthal is co-sponsoring a bill that would provide $195 billion in aid to help rebuild Puerto Rico. Education commissioner Pam Stewart reached out to her counterpart in Puerto Rico in November to make this arrangement possible. Scott said he also sat down with President ...

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  • Assam's first draft of NRC identifies 1.9 crore as Indian citizens
Assam's first draft of NRC identifies 1.9 crore as Indian citizens

Talking to the media in Guwahati last night, Register General of India, Sailesh and State NRC Coordinator Prateek Hajela said that name of those applicants whose verification have been completed by 31st December have been included in the draft.

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  • Death toll from Iran's anti-govt protests rises to 15
Death toll from Iran's anti-govt protests rises to 15

All were reportedly shot by hunting rifles. "The support for the rioters of Iran, by the highest official of United States along with some imperialist media shows that there is a new plot to stage a new intrigue in Iran", said Brigadier General Jazayeri, the Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, on Monday.

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  • Instagram is integrating recommendations into user feeds
Instagram is integrating recommendations into user feeds

This isn't the first time Instagram has offered recommended content. You could also see what posts friends have been liking in the Following section, if you chose. To hide the recommended post , tap the three-dot icon (horizontal dots on iOS, vertical dots on Android) above the recommended post tap Hide . The social media platform did not giv...

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  • Winter Storm Persists Until the End of 2017
Winter Storm Persists Until the End of 2017

Higher elevations could see 1' - 4' feet of snow. "Snow totals will range from 2-4" Indianapolis points north, while areas south of the city could see 1-2". Arctic air stays in place all next week, with subzero wind chills every morning. BWI also tied a record low of 10 degrees from 1950. We will be back to the mid to upper 20s by the middle of the...

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  • Contenders go head-to-head in a delayed run-off vote for the presidency
Contenders go head-to-head in a delayed run-off vote for the presidency

Though the NEC has not made any pronouncement following the vote on Tuesday, unofficial results that are partly coming in appear to put Mr. Weah in the early lead against Mr. Weah also polled well in Bong County, where there's a strong affinity to ex-leader Taylor. "Because the people believe in us and they know we represent the best", said Boakai,...

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