Adnan Syed of 'Serial' Podcast Will Get a New Trial

The Maryland Court of Appeals upheld Syed's claim that he received "ineffective assistance of counsel". The Court of Special Appeals had considered the case during a hearing last June. Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement h... More..

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More than 100000 people expected to flock to Windsor for Royal Wedding
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

More than 100000 people expected to flock to Windsor for Royal Wedding

Apparently, it has been a longstanding tradition dating back to the Middle Ages. The invitations, which The Independent reported had been created by the fine printers and bookbinders Barnard & Westwood, ask...More..

South and North Korea agree on holding summit on April 27
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

South and North Korea agree on holding summit on April 27

The previous editions of the summit were held in 2000 and 2007, both in the North Korean capital Pyongyang. March 29: South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, left, shakes hands with North Korean de...More..

Britain urges Iran to stop supplying weapons to Yemen's Houthi militia
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Britain urges Iran to stop supplying weapons to Yemen's Houthi militia

The Minister also pointed out that the Cabinet praised the success of the Saudi Royal Air Defense Forces in intercepting and destroying ballistic missiles fired indiscriminately by Houthis from Yemeni territo...More..

Election Commission panel probing poll panel leak excludes Amit Malviya
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Election Commission panel probing poll panel leak excludes Amit Malviya

Also Read | Who will win Karnataka assembly elections? All-women teams will manage 450 of the total 56,696 polling booths in the Karnataka Assembly polls on May 12 , an election official said on Tuesday....More..

First Warning Forecast: Warm Then Wet Weather
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

First Warning Forecast: Warm Then Wet Weather

Thursday evening's forecast calls for a slight chance of rain showers before 7 p.m., with an equal chance of snow showers after 1 a.m. Friday . Strong winds will whip up deep snow drifts with several inches...More..

Paul Pogba racially abused by fans in World Cup semi-final stadium
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Paul Pogba racially abused by fans in World Cup semi-final stadium

The midfielder was also on the bench on Friday for France as Didier Deschamps men lost to Colombia - but he returned on Tuesday evening, along with Anthony Martial, to face Russian Federation. Second-half s...More..

Media banned from accessing JKIA following Miguna Miguna saga
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Media banned from accessing JKIA following Miguna Miguna saga

NASA co-principal Moses Wetangula has hit out at the government over the attempt to re-deport National Resistance Movement (NRM) general Miguna Miguna that resulted in a nine-hour stand-off at JKIA on Monday. T...More..

Uber sells business to Southeast Asian rival Grab
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Uber sells business to Southeast Asian rival Grab

Ride-hailing drivers in Malaysia have mixed feeling over Grab's acquisition of Uber operation in Southeast Asia. Following the merger, Uber would emerge with 27.5 per cent shareholding in Grab. In July of...More..

Who poisoned Sergei Skripal? Not Russia, Russians say
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Who poisoned Sergei Skripal? Not Russia, Russians say

Great Britain was so convinced of their Russia theory, they rushed in levying sanctions against the country by quickly expelling Russian diplomats from London. Eighty-one percent disagreed with Britain's theory...More..

White House shakeup continues as Trump tweets another big staff change
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

White House shakeup continues as Trump tweets another big staff change

McMaster as national security adviser - John Bolton . The semi-official Fars news agency quoted Ali Shamkhani, secretary of the country's Supreme National Security Council , as saying that for an "appar...More..

Election Commission orders probe into Karnataka poll date leak
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Election Commission orders probe into Karnataka poll date leak

Congress' Karnataka social media in-charge, Srivats, too tweeted the day of voting and counting before the EC's announcement. Rawat further informed counting of votes and results will be announced on 15 Ma...More..

Karnataka poll date leak: Election Commission sets up probe panel
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Karnataka poll date leak: Election Commission sets up probe panel

In current assembly, the Congress is now in power, with 122 seats against the BJP's 43. It had been in power in Karnataka from 2008 to 2013. No incumbent has retained power in elections since 1985, and if t...More..

S.Korea trade pact revised; Seoul gets tariff exemption
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

S.Korea trade pact revised; Seoul gets tariff exemption

But experts in Tokyo noted that Japan does not have a bilateral trade deal with the United States that the Trump administration can use to strike a bargain. Trade Minister Kim Hyun-chong will brief the media on...More..

Mitch McConnell renews push to legalize industrial hemp
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Mitch McConnell renews push to legalize industrial hemp

Growing hemp without a federal permit has always been banned due to its classification as a controlled substance related to marijuana . But advocates and farmers note that it has thousands of potential uses....More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests suspect near Seattle in DC area suspicious packages case
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests suspect near Seattle in DC area suspicious packages case

Officials previously said they were looking at more than five locations in the area where the packages were received, including the White House and Central Intelligence Agency mail facilities located at Joint B...More..

Teacher allegedly performed oral sex on 13-year-old in school
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Teacher allegedly performed oral sex on 13-year-old in school

The boy is expected to appear before a Family Court judge in Bergen County Superior Court, police said. Police reports indicate that on March 22, the boy's father contacted authorities and told them that both...More..

Rahul Gandhi attacks JD(S) to check split in Muslim, minority votes
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Rahul Gandhi attacks JD(S) to check split in Muslim, minority votes

L. Hanumanthaiah, Syed Naseer Hussain and G.C. Chandrasekhar of the Congress and Rajeev Chandrashekar of the BJP were declared elected by the Returning Officer. Shah's meeting with the seer is being seen as an ...More..

French police: Holocaust survivor killed in anti-Semitic attack
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

French police: Holocaust survivor killed in anti-Semitic attack

A Jewish Holocaust survivor has been found stabbed to death after a fire broke out in her apartment. . Kalifat, the head of the Jewish council went on to say that the two suspects are both of North African ...More..

Tempest over Trump-Putin call turns into leaks uproar
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tempest over Trump-Putin call turns into leaks uproar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Russian president Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin for winning a second consecutive six-year long term as the President of the Russian Federation. Trump himself has ...More..

Johnson likens Russian World Cup to Hitler's use of Olympics
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Johnson likens Russian World Cup to Hitler's use of Olympics

Inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons have begun work at the scene of the nerve agent attack on former Russian agent Sergei Skripal in the English city of Salisbury, a Reuters...More..

Palm Sunday observed with fervour
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Palm Sunday observed with fervour

It is the day that Christians celebrate the triumphant entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem as Savior and King. "There are many ways to silence young people and make them invisible". The observance signifies Je...More..

37 dead after fire tears through shopping mall in Siberia
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

37 dead after fire tears through shopping mall in Siberia

Smoke billowed from windows as fire crews worked to evacuate the property. Kemerovo, a coal-mining center in Siberia, is located some 3,600 km (2,200 miles) east of Moscow. Later, the death toll was confirmed...More..

Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill With No Clean Energy Cuts
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill With No Clean Energy Cuts

Then, late yesterday, Trump announced via tweet that he was replacing his national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, with former USA ambassador to the United Nations and more recently Fox News contributor Jo...More..

Organizers expecting big crowd for gun violence march
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Organizers expecting big crowd for gun violence march

About 200 protesters in Vancouver rallied Saturday against gun violence, joining more than 800 marches around the world. She said better background checks are one way that politicians can limit gun ownershi...More..

Desire peaceful ties with India, want to sort diplomats'
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Desire peaceful ties with India, want to sort diplomats'

On the other hand, Indian diplomats and their families in Pakistan had been told that they should not leave the diplomatic enclave in Islamabad , unless they don't have a very important reason, the Indian Exp...More..

CBS set to air Stormy Daniels interview Sunday night on '60 Minutes'
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

CBS set to air Stormy Daniels interview Sunday night on '60 Minutes'

She continued, "And a guy walked up on me and said to me, 'Leave Trump alone". Avenatti, who declined an interview request Sunday with USA TODAY, has hinted repeatedly that Daniels may have evidence of the ...More..

by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

China Threatens US With Tariffs

Beijing targeted politicially sensitive items of USA export, like pork, wine and apples , for imposing punishing tariffs . China plans to take legal action against the USA under the World Trade Organizatio...More..

Palestinian Teen Activist Ahed Tamimi Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Palestinian Teen Activist Ahed Tamimi Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison

Her cousin, Nour, was fined 2,000 shekels and 16 days in jail. A new report by respected Israeli human rights NGO B'Tselem has demolished claims made by Israeli authorities that significant "reforms" have b...More..

One dead in blast targeting security convoy in Egypt's Alexandria
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

One dead in blast targeting security convoy in Egypt's Alexandria

However, Egypt's state news agency MENA blamed the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood, which the state describes as a terrorist group, following the bombing. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack. I...More..