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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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Inspectors' visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

President Donald J. Trump announced the combined strikes were in retaliation for the regime of Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons April 7 against civilians in Doum...

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , said in a statement that the suits were withdrawn because Cohen no longer has time for them, report the Wall Street Journal , Politico an...

Mueller team says it has not gone rogue

Bloomberg reports that Rosenstein met with the president last week and that's when the Deputy AG gave the president the assurance according to people familiar with the matter. The...

Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn't sink any lower …

Cohen should be asked to reveal the name or can permissibly do so", the letter said. Maddow explained the that the Steele dossier allegations are "just" allegations, but noted wh...

Barbara Bush remembered as friendly, approachable by Bush library visitors

Bush's daughter, Doro, had a couple of friends in common. "We just came to pay our respects to Mrs". Bush died Tuesday evening according to a statement made by the office of Geo...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Laura, Barbara, Jenna, and I are sad, but our souls are settled because we know hers was. "Especially now - we should remember her by working to return those values to our public l...

Diamonds from space may be from 'lost planet'

The meteorites were formed after an asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere - making it technically a meteor - exploding 23 miles (37 kilometers) above the Nubian Desert in Suda...

Gold medalist sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success . Maroney pointed to personnel overhauls at...

Local Congressional Leaders on Syria Airstrikes

The Russian military, meanwhile, claims to have struck down a majority of the missiles . The tripartite military action from the United States, France and Britain was created to...

Indo-Nordic summit: India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation

We will engage with them in a similar manner, and examine how they can help our missions like Make in India , Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities programmes. The partnersh...

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Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Bon-Ton has 700 employees at its corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee. Liquidators are companies that sell off all of retailers assets and then close the stores. The group signe...

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall along the border with Mexico and the president's upcoming meeting wi...

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Syria came under attack one week after a suspected chemical weapons attack hit the Syrian town of Douma near Damascus. With reporters' cameras and tape recorders rolling, Trudeau...

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner reacted by blocking nominees for DOJ positions, he said. This story is developing and will be updated . Sessions on January 4 rescinded a policy begun under Democrati...

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

That meant airstrikes, possibly in tandem with France and other allies that have expressed outrage at the alleged Syrian chemical attack, could be launched within hours of a presid...