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RBI data proves Prime Minister Modi's demonetisation failed on all fronts

He said, "People with inadequate understanding of how to tackle black money linked note ban with money returned.The objective of demonetisation was that India is predominantly high cash economy therefore that scenario requires to be significant...

Judge nearing decision on trial over Penn State frat death

The decision followed a hard-fought, unusually long preliminary hearing in which the defendants and a platoon of defense attorneys wedged into the courtroom fought against allegations that a night of hazing and heavy drinking caused the death of Tim ...

Watchdog: Iran complying with nuclear deal limits

International Atomic Energy Agency ( IAEA ) Director General Yukiya Amano waits for a meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the US Department of State on March 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. The report - the third such report since Presid...

Kejriwal terms Ghazipur collapse a man-made disaster, blames BJP-ruled MCD

A crowd gathered to watch, among them residents who have complained about the dump for years. The massive 50-meters tall landfill at Ghazipur is one among the four major garbage dumping spots in Delhi. A auto being pulled out of a canal as the resc...

Trump Plans to Donates $1M to Harvey Victims

Asked Thursday whether the donation would come from Trump's own fortune or from the coffers of the Trump Organization, Sanders indicated she wasn't sure legally where the donation would originate, but that it would be the President's personal money.

Uber officially welcomes new CEO

The ride-sharing app said on Tuesday that its board has voted unanimously to appoint the former Expedia chief executive, who will start officially on 5 September. Whitman told the Financial Times on Monday that Uber had yet to resolve Kalanic...

LG rolls out new flagship smartphone

Design of the new V30 looks pretty premium given that it has a metal-glass back and a shiny metal frame. It is packed with several multimedia features and it comes with an unbelievable f/1.6 aperture camera sensor. The device is equipped with a Hi...

Merkel Calls On Turkey To Release Jailed German Citizens

Speaking at a news conference in Berlin on Tuesday, Merkel said a major part of EU's promised €3 billion ($3.5 billion) funding was already allocated for projects to support Syrian refugees in Turkey , but the funding had not yet been used in full...

The iPhone 8 reportedly swaps the home button for gesture controls

There have been many leaks which highlighted specs and features that iPhone 8 will be equipped it, but there's nothing about its price. It was reported by CNBC that Apple will be holding a product launch event on September 12 . That means that P...

Bangladesh joins Windies in pulling off shock win

A brilliant 112 from opener David Warner gave Australia hope, before it all evaporated in Dhaka . With Bangladesh earning a 73-run lead, they started their second innings comfortably as they finished Day 2 on 45 for the loss of a wicket.

Iran Slaps Down Haley: No One Sees Military Sites Without Ayatollah's Permission

The officials were reacting to media reports that Washington's United Nations envoy Nikki Haley last week discussed with International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano access to Iranian military sites under the framework of verificatio...

USA test successfully intercepts ballistic missile

In June, the John Paul Jones failed to shoot down its target missile in a similar test off Hawaii. Guided-missile destroyers such as the John Paul Jones could be used to intercept a North Korean missile from locations in the Sea of Japan and el...

Officials find van where 6 family members drowned in Harvey floodwaters

The Harris County Sheriff's Office said it could not confirm the missing family, but the relatives said they expected once the water receded, they would be found. "But [with] the van pointed straight down, they couldn't climb up the van, much less ...

Democrats prepare to fight Trump's transgender military ban

Trump's initial tweet last month announcing he would prevent transgender individuals from serving in the military "in any capacity" - which caught even the Joint Chiefs by surprise - sparked a swift backlash from congressional Democrats.

USA blasts deal that removed IS from Lebanon-Syria border

The Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah and the Syrian army had also announced a ceasefire in their offensive against Daesh on the Syrian side, namely the west mountainous region of Qalamoun. Almost two dozen buses and 11 ambulances carried the ...

Donald Trump Snubs Gary Cohn in Tax Policy Speech; Praises Daughter Ivanka

By easing the tax burden on business owners, especially small business owners, we give them the possibility to invest more into their businesses - meaning that they can expand their businesses and hire more workers. While the White House has been d...

UN Secretary General to attend Israeli startup event

Netanyahu again accused United Nations bodies of bias against his country, saying they had "an absurd obsession with Israel", and called on Guterres to address it. Guterres spoke of improving economic and social conditions for Palestinians to pro...

Trump's transgender military ban challenged by civil liberties groups

Mr. Trump announced his initial decision in a tweet last month , saying the federal government "will not accept or allow" transgender individuals to serve "in any capacity" in the military. In addition, a group of current and former military profe...

National Weather Service Issues Excessive Heat Warning for East Bay

Heat records are expected to be broken in Los Angeles and Ventura counties, while an excessive heat warning will be in effect through Wednesday for Orange County, San Diego, western Riverside and southwestern San Bernardino counties. The NWS predic...

Tropical Storm Watch issued for NC, SC coast

If it were to develop tropically, it would get the name "Irma". This system is NOT expected to majorly strengthen, but monitor the latest forecasts closely! "The main impacts for the beaches will be heavy rainfall , which will add up to 3" to ...

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Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux

However, it is believed the deal went through in August. The Verge tested startup's technology a year ago on a tablet. "Moreover, our surface audio technology is more power ef...

Trump says Russian Federation probe is a 'Democrat hoax'

Mueller for months has led a team of prosecutors and agents investigating whether Russian Federation and Trump's Republican campaign coordinated to sway the 2016 election, and whe...

Rain on tap but watch out for Friday night

Mostly cloudy and cold , with a high near 10. The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour . A Blizz...

Trump, Bipartisan Lawmakers Discuss Immigration Reform

Led by Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, the bill would curtail chain migration and end the Diversity Visa Lottery, which Presiden...

Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

Sanders said there was a "very short phone conversation" but there was no "interview about the book ", accusing Wolff of falsely making it seem as if he was outside the Oval Offic...

Suspects in death of 4-year-old MI girl captured in Georgia

Police say Diaz and Fields are driving a 2002 black Chevy Cavalier with the MI license plate of DTR1854. A postmortem uncovered signs of Battered Child Syndrome, denoting the gi...

Replay of SpaceX's first launch and landing of 2018

A backup two-hour launch is slated for tonight, January 8 at 8:00 p.m. Zuma is funded by an unknown branch of the United States government and its payload is classified. Falcon H...

HTC Vive Introduces New Vive Pro Headset, Wireless Adapter

CES appears to have other players in the wireless-VR space, as well, and we'll do our best at Ars to cover or go hands on with any promising VR demos, especially any with the HTC ...

Supreme Court to review Section 377: All your questions answered

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to review two challenges to a MS law considered to be one of the most extreme anti-gay rights laws in the country. This follows the ape...

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants

Luv tells that he will miss the wake up song, while Hina tells that she will miss the peace in the house. Contestants Hina Khan , Shilpa Shinde , Vikas Gupta , Luv Tyagi wer...

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'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

The US has given almost $33 billion aid to Pakistan since 2002. The Foreign Military Financing programme, by which the United States pays Pakistan to buy its military hardware ma...

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Sillitoe said he doesn't expect prosecutors to start banging down his doors. "You're not going to waste your resources on cases you can't win or cases your community is against". T...

Astronaut John Young remembered as

Astronaut John Young remembered as "fearless"

He eventually became one of the most accomplished astronauts in the history of the United States space programme. Spanning three generations of spaceflight, he went on to fly in s...

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Johnson told AL.com Friday that the fire left her Gadsden home a total loss, saying she was "devastated, just devastated". Johnson says she and her family were not injured but...

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

The airport was temporarily closed due to heavy snow, ice, and harsh winds, the airport tweeted . For travelers who use Greyhound , buses running between Montreal, Boston, New...