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Launching early tonight: HASA's TESS, created to find livable planets nearby

SpaceX is pushing the launch of NASA's new space telescope, TESS , to, at the earliest, his coming Wednesday, April 18, from Cape Canaveral AFS. Unlike Kepler's discoveries, the planets found by TESS will orbit stars nearby and bright enough...

Red Sox off to Best Start in Franchise History

Red Sox: 1B-DH Hanley Ramirez , who left Thursday's game with a bruised left wrist after getting hit by a pitch in the first inning against NY, was not in the lineup. "Playing clean and fast, and pitching". With surprise players such as starter He...

Two FC soldiers martyred in attack at Afghanistan border

Later, Afghan provincial administration spokesman Talib Mangal said six Pakistani troops, an Afghan border guard and a civilian were killed during an exchange of fire at the Lando Ghar, Nazo Ghar and Khawna Ghonday mountains. Eight people, including ...

When will severe weather arrive where I live?

On Saturday, highs will be in the upper 70s but by Sunday , highs will only be around 60. The Storm Prediction Center outlines a large area where severe storms are possible Saturday from the Gulf Coast north to southern Kentucky, and the *ENHA...

British PM May summons ministers to discuss possible military action in Syria

Although the official read-out of the meeting, attended by all but three of Mrs May's senior ministers, does not specifically mention military action, it will be seen as an endorsement for an intervention expected within days. Following the meeting, ...

First Rohingya family repatriated in Myanmar despite United Nations concerns

The stateless Muslim minority have been massing in squalid refugee camps across the border in Bangladesh since the Myanmar army launched a brutal campaign against the community in northern Rakhine state in August. The family returned following after ...

Kim Jong Un gives grand banquet for visit of Chinese art troupe

Photos from the evening show long tables with officials applauding as they listened to speeches. The visit comes after the 2 countries agreed to work on cultural sharing programs at a summit in Beijing last month. The two countries' relations had bee...

CM pays tributes to Dr Ambedkar

President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday was in Madhya Pradesh's Mhow, the birthplace of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, to celebrate Ambedkar Jayanti. He envisioned such an ideal society, where there is no discrimination of caste or status and everyone gets equal...

Trump again calls Comey a 'slimeball'

Comey portrays the President as a bully and a liar who sought to muscle federal investigators like himself. He leaked CLASSIFIED information, for which he should be prosecuted. After Clinton's loss, many Democrats blamed Comey, and Clinton hersel...

Syria Strikes an 'Important Signal' to Iran

Lt. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, the director of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon, says the US -led airstrikes against Syria has been "a very serious blow". Asked whether Israel helped choose targets, the official, who spoke on condition of anonym...

Man Arrested For Repeatedly Raping, Threatening Widow

So it was in Kathua , the small town in Jammu-Kashmir state where the girl was attacked. Hindu activists argue that some of the police officers who worked on the case are, like Asifa , Muslims - and can not be trusted, according to the Times .

Buhari to Chibok parents: Your daughters won't be abandoned, forgotten

Since 2016, 107 girls have been found, released or escaped as part of a government deal with Boko Haram and the administration has said back-channel talks are ongoing for further releases and a possible end to the wider conflict. Boko Haram , whose...

President Trump Gives Conditions on Re-entering the Trans-Pacific Partnership

And then yesterday, he told a group of lawmakers that he was looking into rejoining the TPP. "Republicans should not be giving Obama fast-track authority on trade". This announcement concludes a process started by the President in April 2017 when...

Russia's stance left allies with no option on Syria airstrikes - North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief

Meanwhile, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged the members of the organisation to show moderation in the prevailing "dangerous" climate and to respect global law. "No. Actually on the contrary, I think if we have just been silent, and acc...

U.S. vice president meets Venezuelan opposition ahead of summit

For this reason, he asked the Venezuelan leader to "recognize the humanitarian crisis in his country and allow the countries that want to collaborate, to work together to mitigate and mitigate the suffering that the Venezuelan people are experiencing...

Turkey's Erdogan welcomes United States, allied strike on Syria chemical weapons sites

Erdogan discussed the USA -led airstrikes against Bashar al-Assad regime in Syria as well as bilateral and regional issues with the French and Russian leaders, said the sources on the condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media...

8 soldiers killed in Sinai terror attack

The Egyptian Armed Forces General Command announced that its operation in Sinai resulted in killing 27 terrorists and arresting 114 other suspects in the past few days. According the Egyptian constitution, a state of emergency can not exceed six mont...

PM Modi visits health & wellness centre in Jangla

Ambedkar. The scheme will be launched by Modi at Jangla village in Bijapur , officials said . "If the district administration, the public representatives and the people will join hands in a mass movement, then, unprecedented results can be achiev...

Supreme Court refuses to hear urgent plea against 'Nanak Shah Fakir'

At most places, the Sikh protestors staged peaceful protests against the release of the movie on Friday. Two trains were stopped by the Sikh protesters near Fatehgarh Sahib in Punjab and Ambala in Haryana. The Punjab government has maintained tha...

SC to hear plea against allocation of cases by CJI

A bench of Justices AK Sikri and Ashok Bhushan asked Attorney General KK Venugopal and Additional solicitor general Tushar Mehta to assist with the PIL which argues that the CJI can not exercise his power of allocation "arbitrarily". The Senior Ad...

Thousands of Palestinians protest at border, one dead

On Friday (Saturday NZT), the turnout seemed to be significantly lower than on previous Fridays - some 10,000 protesters according to the Israeli military - raising questions about the organisers' goal of keeping the mass marches going until mid-May....

DOJ releases report that led to McCabe firing

The report claims Mr McCabe "lacked candour" in conversations about leaking information to U.S. media. The statement was in response to a Trump tweet that said McCabe "LIED!" The report is sure to give additional fodder for President Tru...

Structure fire burned barn and sheds, house was saved

Still, the new owners of Goldy, whose previous home was a Missouri rescue shelter, are breaking her in gradually to her public role, said Blondell. Fire services attended a grass fire just south of Forest Grove on Canim-Hendrix Lake Road yesterday ...

India's March exports fall amid trade tensions

New vehicle sales in China returned to growth in March, with deliveries to dealers rising by 4.7% to 2.66m units from 2.54m units a year earlier, according to data released by the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM). After Trum...

SC/ST Act: Centre seeks review of order

The SC on April 3 said the judgment in no way dilutes any provision of the SC/ST Act or rules and that the Act does not mandate immediate arrest on filing of complaint. National Confederation of Dalit and Adivasi Organisations (NACDAOR) and the Bha...

Trump Agreed With 'Cooperative Approach' in Engaging With Mueller

It was first reported that the search was executed to obtain documents relating to payments to Stormy Daniels , a porn star who alleges an affair with Trump in 2006. The move backfired and triggered impeachment moves against Nixon by the House of Re...

Mega Millions Jackpot victor announced

Wahl and his family stayed in all weekend, and kept the ticket in a fireproof safe. Wahl said for his family's protection he would not reveal his wife's name or confirm if he had children except to say she is from Mexico. Wahl said he made a decisi...

Woman arrested after claiming she was touched inappropriately by officer

She was later transported to Wesley Medical Center in Wichita and died there on April 5, Heath said. Detective Chief Inspector Alan O'Brien from OCCTU East said: "Thanks to vital intelligence gathered by OCCTU, large quantities of cocaine and canna...

Father throws baby daughter off roof of shack in Port Elizabeth

Video footage posted on Facebook shows the moment that the 38-year-old man, who has not been named, dangles his infant daughter by the ankle over the edge of the roof as dozens of bystanders crowd around, some heard encouraging the father with ch...

A devastating 2017 hurricane season leads to four retired names

Hurricane Harvey hit Texas as a Category 4 hurricane and dropped record amounts of rain over the state for four days, causing catastrophic flooding in the region and especially the city of Houston. The start of the Atlantic hurricane season is only ...

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USA disinvites China from Pacific military exercises: Pentagon

Several countries participate, and China has been involved since 2014. The world's largest worldwide naval exercise, it is held biennially in the summer months of even-numbered ...

Kelly sues him for sexual assault and herpes infection

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they decide to make their names public, which Rodgers has done. The campai...

In HSLC Result 2018 Declared at 9:30, Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. But they don't need to wait more as today on 23 May 2018 the Tamil Nadu Board is going to decla...

Congressional leaders to review information on Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department has in the past offered classified briefings to Nunes, though they have so far refused to turn over documents. The comments come as Trump is escalating h...

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills 3 in Kandahar

Earlier, three people were killed and 25 others were injured in the auto bomb blast, officials said. Nematullah Barak, head of Mirwais hospital in Kandahar , said the latest fi...

White House confirms Trump's meeting with Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray

He said that under "the potential deal", China "will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce". "What did they learn from it?" In t...

Man's condition in fatal cougar attack upgraded

Ryan Abbott said . Instead, face the cougar , speak firmly and slowly back away - appearing as large as possible, such as by standing on a rock or stump or opening a sweatshirt ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story in IMAX - What's Your Story?

Last year, an R2-D2 droid used in the making of several " Star Wars" films sold for $2.76 million at auction in Los Angeles. He flies into an asteroid belt, barking at that droid,...

Venezuela's Maduro faces overseas condemnation following election win

Many governments around the world rejected the election even before ballots were cast as several key rivals of Maduro were barred from running. "We do not recognize the legi...

Elliott Walden wants to go from spoiler to Triple Crown champion

At 1 3/16 miles, the Preakness is slightly shorter than the Kentucky Derby , and Bravazo and Tenfold, both of which skipped the race two weeks ago, nearly caught Justify at the...

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Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category. This year, the survey has covered 4,2...

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

The collegium meeting was scheduled to discuss in detail the High Court probables for the Supreme Court . Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief J...

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

They are saying that they want me as their guarantee". We need the people to help us.' He was flanked by three other men. Please, my fellow Americans, don't allow me to continue su...

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The New Jersey-based company has a higher than average out-of-service rate - 37.9 percent compared to the national average of 20.7 percent. Officials say they're investigating the ...

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Hamas spokesperson Fawzi Barhoum dismissed Katz' claims saying, "there is no mediation". Israel said many of those killed were members of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad terror gr...

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. Sampson was an National Basketball Association assistant with the Bucks and Rockets before joining the Cougars 2014.Portla...

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Many critics have called it an excessive use of force and a Google search reveals wide-ranging criticism of Israel for its actions. These new needs are in addition to a pre-exi...

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Thousands of journalists from across the world are descending on the genteel town of Windsor for the wedding , and Mr. Markle told TMZ earlier this week that the media atten...

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

The deputy chief of Hezbollah, Sheik Naim Qassem, casts his ballot during Lebanon's parliamentary elections in Beirut, Lebanon, May 6, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav...