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PM went back on promise on special category status: AP CM

Claiming that the TDP had joined NDA for the state's interests, Naidu said his party always fought to get what was promised at the time of the state's bifurca...


May Day: Ambode seeks concerted efforts to make workers comfortable

However, in India, the very first Labour Day celebration in the country was held in Madras (Chennai), on 1 May 1923. One may even come to believe that if not fo...


Donald Trump calls for Jon Tester to resign over Jackson opposition

Without the histrionics or name-calling so frequently deployed in Washington now. Earlier on Saturday, Trump attacked Tester on Twitter over Jackson's f...


Trump Honors Hero Southwest Pilot At White House

Shults, a former fighter pilot with the Navy, was praised for how she handled the hard situation April 17th, managing to safely land the plane . "He [Pre...


Denied Power, Armenian Opposition Leader Urges Nationwide Strikes

The 42-year-old Pashinian was the only candidate in the May 1 vote. But during nine hours of debate, some MPs accused him of bringing chaos to the streets a...


Islamabad Police Charge US Embassy Guard for Obstructing Arrest of American Diplomat

While the American official was moved to the Secretariat Police Station. According to available details Second Secretary of Embassy of United States of Americ...


Benjamin Netanyahu accuses Iran of hiding nuclear weapons activity

He charged that Iran had continued to carry out research and development in areas ostensibly prohibited by the nuclear deal, such as metallurgy and MPI technolo...


Russian President, South Korean Leader Discuss, Praise Korean New Deal

The foreign minister of North Korea's chief ally China will visit Pyongyang this week following the historic summit between the leaders of the two Koreas. K...


Tree Donald Trump And Emmanuel Macron Planted At The White House Disappears

Plants being brought into the US must also come with a "foreign phytosanitary certificate", which certifies that plants and plant products are free from regulat...


Migrant Caravan Denigrated by President Trump Arrives in California

In tweets , President Donald Trump framed the groups of migrants as a threat and a "disgrace ". Border patrol officials have not processed any of the travel...


Armenian opposition leader declares 'day of silence'

The country's parliament, the National Assembly, is due to select a new Prime Minister on 1 May following the resignation of Serzh Sargsyan, amidst weeks of str...


United States risks trade fight with Europe as sanctions delay expires

South Korea accepted a quota of 70 per cent of the average of its steel exports to the United States between 2015 and 2017, which can come in tariff-free. "The ...


Brian Allen keeps eye-popping National Football League draft streak alive

The Baltimore native was projected to be a third- or fourth-round pick, behind a stacked class of potential linebacker draftees - among them Roquan Smith (Georg...


UNSC team meets Rohingyas in Bangladesh

Russia's ambassador to the UN, Dmitry Polyansky, told reporters that the diplomats would not look away from the crisis, but added that finding a solution would ...


Eagles draft rugby player who has no football experience

But after some patience during opening night, general manager Howie Roseman sold the 32nd overall pick for a second-rounder and some change. An Australian rug...


Three Palestinians shot dead by Israeli forces

Israeli soldiers also wounded 955 demonstrators, Al Jazeera reported. Though, the paper adds, some other witnesses also denied that the pair of men had guns. ...


Paul Ryan reportedly sacked House chaplain over tax-bill prayer

While one source claimed that "some of the more conservative evangelical Republicans didn't like that the Father had invited a Muslim person to give the openi...


Trump tweets: "Tester should resign"

He continues to insist allegations about his character are false. All were made anonymously though. Trump has criticized Tester for smearing the physician...


FTA between India, China can spur trade: Chinese envoy

Importantly for India, Kong said that China was not going to push India to become a part of the Belt and Road Initiative ( BRI ). The "heart-to-heart" communi...


SC stays Kathua trial till May 7

Chaudhary argued her clients do not have faith in police investigation as the police were hand-in-glove with vested interests to falsely implicate the accused w...


Bob Dorough, 'Schoolhouse Rock!' Performer and Writer, Dies at 94

Dorough would become the series' musical director, and the show was composed of many of his original songs such as "Three Is a Magic Number". Born on December...


Saudi media: Airstrike kills Houthi leaders in Yemen capital

The Houthi movement said it launched eight ballistic missiles toward the southern Saudi province of Jizan on Saturday, at what it called " economic and vita...


Accused in Kathua gangrape moves Supreme Court, seeks CBI probe

These comments anxious the victim's family who felt this could weigh with the High Court to transfer the case to CBI. The case will be heard again on July 23....


White House takes questions at Take Your Kid to Work Day

The kids knew exactly what questions to ask and exactly what a fake answer sounded like because they're young and innocent and they just see good and bad, righ...


Bus-train collision kills 13 children in India

With the earphones on, he could not even hear the train's whistle. Gate 45 near Dudhi station falls in Railway's Varanasi division. "Note, what I am saying", Y...


Trump meeting with Apple's Tim Cook on trade

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the "primary focus and goal of the meeting is to discuss trade", adding that the meeting had been planne...


Is Caster's career on the line? IAAF introduces new classification rules

The ruling seems to target the hyperandrogenic Caster Semenya of South Africa , who is essentially unbeatable in the 800m against women when allowed to compete...


Woman kills husband's mistress then turns gun on herself, police say

According to police, Chapman was involved in a romantic relationship with Gerardot's husband, Mark, who previously worked with Chapman at the University of Del...


The Golden State Killer Who Terrified California Has Been Arrested, Officials Say

By then, his spree was long over - the last victim being 18-year-old Janelle Cruz, bludgeoned to death in Irvine in 1986 - and the trail had gone cold. "When ne...


Suspected herdsmen kill 16 in Benue hours after killing 19

The source said a few hours after the attack on Umenger, another group of armed men numbering over 20 invaded and sacked villages at Tomanyiin-Mbakpaase in Sagh...


What the Supreme Court travel ban hearing means for Minnesotans

But some of the more liberal justices questioned the administration's arguments that the ban was purely about national security. They also raised concerns a...


Facebook: Here's how we decide what we allow on our site

As the guidelines evolve - and they will evolve, Bickert said - they will be updated simultaneously in every language. Facebook has published the secretive ...


European Union urge Russia, Iran, Turkey to deliver on Syria promises

But, he admitted that the USA had yet to make a pledge for 2018 and that the figure was almost $2bn lower than at this point at last year's Syria conference. ...


Seoul hopes for 'Panmunjom agreement,' after inter-Korean summit

In addition to Friday's summit, there is also a planned meeting between Kim and U.S. President Donald Trump . Though the move was viewed by some as a good wi...


Suspect in custody after two Texas police officers shot

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall said late Tuesday evening that all three victims are out of surgery in a Dallas hospital. Hall said Juarez left the scene in a wh...


Leader of Karabakh separatists called on Pashinyan for dialogue

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov expressed hope that the country's new leader would suit "all forces representing the Armenian people". Armenia's opposition ...


Egypt will allow body of 'assassinated' Hamas engineer returned to Gaza

Al-Batsh traveled locally and overseas to speak on Palestinian issues and was due to fly to Turkey for a conference when he was killed, police said . Mr Batsh ...


'Smallville' actress Allison Mack's bail set at $5 million in NXIVM case

Federal officials say Mack and Raniere operated the sex cult in Albany. Ms. Mack, best known for her role in the television series " Smallville ", had been ...


TCS Becomes First $100 Billion M-Cap Company in India

It is now valued at about $89 billion. In dollar terms, TCS reported revenue of $4,972 million in Q4, up 3.9 per cent quarter-on-quarter and up 11.7 per cen...


Rahul Gandhi failed leader, Congress impeachment to end with Karnataka results: BJP

The post has exposed the low mentality of the ruling party leader", state Congress's chief spokesperson Sushil Anand Shukla said. "May Dalits die, atrocities ...


BJP releases first list of 72 candidates for Karnataka polls

Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah and PCC president Parameswar reached Delhi on Monday as the AICC establishment accelerated the exercise of finalising C...


Saudi Arabia drone regulations nearly finalized

An security screening point had noticed the traveling of some tiny unauthorized recreational drone, leading security forces to address it "according to their ow...


Russia: We told US where in Syria they could not bomb

Lavrov's reply was published on the Russian Foreign Ministry's website. Mr Lavrov says the Trump administration has not followed up on Mr Trump's earlier offe...


Nicaragua's president scraps reforms that sparked deadly protests

The protests follow a new legislation that increased pension contributions for workers and employers and reduced overall benefits. The State Department also a...


Dem Sen. Joe Manchin Backing Pompeo Nomination

Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin tweeted that he will support Pompeo in his confirmation vote, increasing his chances of being confirmed by the chamber. This week,...


Rule change allows Duckworth to nurse newborn on Senate floor

Duckworth and her colleagues had pushed for flexibility so that members of the upper chamber - particularly women - who have children while in office can remain...


Alabama executes 83-year-old pipe bomb killer

US 11 Circuit of Appeals Judge Robert Vance Sr. was in his home in Mountain Brook, Alabama, nine days before Christmas, when he opened a package Moody had mai...


Karnataka Assembly Polls: Another Reddy brother in BJP's third list

Shah has been extensively campaigning in the poll-bound state, and Javedekar said that Shah's success through road shows and public meetings rattled the Congres...


Democrat hopes McConnell changes mind about bill to protect Mueller's job

The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on a step that will enshrine in law Justice division regulations stating a exceptional counsel can be fired ...


Irish border solution is 'fantasy', says former ambassador to EU

Theresa May's hopes of leaving the customs union may be dashed if the United Kingdom wishes to avoid a hard border with Ireland. Mrs May has said remaining...