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Nearly Rs.100 Crore Banned Notes At Kanpur Home


In signs that unaccounted or fake currencies have been floating around post demonetisation, currency notes with a face value of Rs1 crore were seized from a vehicle at Uppiliapuram in Tamil Nadu on 14 January and four persons were detained in this connection. Read More »

China Develops 'World's Biggest' Air Purifier to Combat Smog


Cao Junji, the engineer leading the project, said the huge air freshener can clean up air over an area of 10 square kilometres (3.86 square miles). Initial experiments by researchers reportedly show a significant reduction in pollution levels over an area of 10 square kilometres with 10 million cubic metres of clean air being released every day. Read More »

Bannon subpoenaed by special counsel


Bannon is the first onetime member of Trump's inner circle known to receive a grand jury subpoena in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, the New York Times reports in a story based on a source with direct knowledge of the matter. Read More »

Bayeux Tapestry loan 'very significant': British PM


With relations between the United Kingdom and Europe now being dramatically - although not so violently - renegotiated in the wake of the Brexit vote, some historians see a symbolism in the loan from France to the UK. If it returns to the United Kingdom, medieval historians would finally have the chance to study the back of the work. Speaking on Good Morning Britain on Wednesday, scholar Maggie Kneen said until now, scholars have only been provided with footage and photographs of the other ... Read More »

Former Trump aide Steve Bannon 'summoned' in Russian Federation probe


Meanwhile, The New York Times reported that special counsel Robert Mueller subpoenaed Bannon last week to testify before a grand jury investigating Trump campaign contacts with Russian Federation. Neither Bannon nor his lawyer immediately responded to a request for comment Monday. The topic of Trump's mental stability returned to headlines after publication of the book " Fire and Fury ", in which author Michael Wolff reported that Trump's inner circle had concerns about his mental ... Read More »

GOP senator says Trump didn't use vulgarity for Haiti and African nations


But she says she doesn't "dispute the president was using tough language". I haven't heard any of those six sources other than Senator Durbin talk about what was said, ' Perdue said. Ask anyone whos dealt with both. "I stand by every word I said", Cotton said, echoing Durbin. The White House has not denied that Trump said "shithole" though Trump has already pushed back on some depictions of the meeting. Read More »

Government shutdown looms as GOP seeks short-term deal

Do not forget to update your bookmarks. Delay of some Obamacare taxes : The bill will suspend the medical-device and health insurers taxes as well as delaying the implementation of the so-called Cadillac tax on high-end insurance plans. Read More »

Liverpool star Emre Can: Teams will respect us after Man City performance


Liverpool condemned Manchester City to their first Premier League defeat of the season on Sunday as Arsenal's defeat was marked by the missing Alexis Sanchez, who looks set to leave the club imminently. "It was the right statement", Klopp told a news conference. He was probably still jumping in his new living room in Barcelona and happy about the win tonight. Read More »

Trump's doctor says president 'healthy,' has no cognitive issues


The White House has released the summary of Donald Trump's physical exam, following concerns raised over the president's cognitive abilities by a tell-all book that suggested his aides were concerned about his mental state. According to Dr. Jackson, the president's resting heart rate is 68 and his blood pressure is 122/74, both of which fall within the normal range. Read More »

Local Leaders Weigh In On Cuomo Budget Address


Cuomo proposed several items that were not fully addressed in his budget speech, such as enacting a uniform statewide policy for sexual harassment cases. service area. Jim Seward, R-Milford, need tax cuts and less Albany spending. "One move, all of that progress, wiped away", the governor said of Mr. Read More »

Kargil freezes at minus 20, Kashmir shivers in cold wave


In Haryana, Ambala braved the bone-chilling weather at 5.6 degrees Celsius, while Hisar registered a low of 2.6 degrees Celsius, four notches below normal. Most parts of Punjab and Haryana reeled under cold weather conditions as minimum temperatures in several parts of the states remained several notches below the normal. Read More »

As DREAMers Begin Renewing Permits Again, Trump Tweets 'DACA Is Probably Dead'


On ABC's "This Week" Sen. Perdue initially said he did not recall whether the president made the comment. Durbin was asked by the Sun-Times why he did not go public until after the Washington Post story. "They weren't made", Trump said Sunday. We suggest you take them up on their offer. Trump said he hoped there wouldn't be a government shutdown. Read More »

Brazil legend Ronaldinho retires from football, set to reveal next move


The 2005 Ballon d'Or recipient has since chose to hang up his boots, with Assis saying: "He [Ronaldinho] has stopped, it is ended". "He's quit football , it's over", Assis told Brazilian paper O Globo . He's held in the highest regard there. Ronaldinho began his career in Brazil with Gremio, before moving to Paris St Germain in 2001. The Brazilian, meanwhile, also experienced disappointment on the global stage, failing to perform well at the 2006 World Cup besides missing out on ... Read More »

Sh*tholegate continues: Donald Trump's 'racist' comment discussed on MLK Day

Trump said he was only expressing what many people think but won't say about immigrants from economically depressed countries , according to a person who spoke to the President as criticism of his comments ricocheted around the globe. It seemed that their memories had been jogged enough to the point where they could now say pretty definitively that Trump hadn't said " shithole countries ". Read More »

It's so cold in Russian Federation that thermometers are breaking


Cold winter weather can be risky in the first place, but frozen eyelashes can also be a hazard to a person's sight. However, temperatures that can break even an electronic thermometer did not deter a group of Chinese tourists from stripping off and taking a dip in a recent viral video. Read More »

CJI Dipak Misra Meets The Four Dissenting Judges To Resolve Issues


On Monday morning, many of these judges met over the customary tea. Justice Sikri is the sixth judge in terms of seniority in the Supreme Court . The five judges will meet again on Wednesday, this person added. Breaking the ice, Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and the four dissenting judges - Justices J Chelameswar , Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph - held talks this afternoon. Read More »

FA Cup: Eden Hazard questions anger Chelsea boss Antonio Conte


The terse reaction suggests Conte is feeling the pressure ahead of tonight's replay, no surprise given that his side are still without a win this year having drawn their last four encounters. If the reason is only because I pay you, you have to play a lot of games, this is the only reason, then this is not right. We are talking about a really good prospect for Chelsea, for the present and the future. Read More »

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist jailed


Wong and another activist, Raphael Wong Ho-ming, were remanded in custody while 14 other defendants were dealt suspended sentences, according to the South China Morning Post . This week, the camp put forward four candidates after primaries were held across the city, including Agnes Chow, a former Umbrella protester and representative of Wong and Law's political party Demosisto. Read More »

Winter Storm Watch in effect for Tuesday pm


Temperatures are dropping quickly and all the slush and water on the roads is going to freeze into a sheet of ice. A dry weekend warm-up with highs near 60 is expected. On Thursday , though, sunny skies and temperatures in the 40s will hunt for any remaining patches of snow. Noon Wednesday - Don't be surprised to see some snow flurries with temperatures in the teens. Read More »

PM to launch commencement of work function for Rajasthan refinery


The Prime Minister criticised drought management of the previous Congress regimes in Rajasthan, stating that drought and the Congress walked hand-in-hand and the situation had improved only after BJP came to power. They nationalised the banks but the doors of the banks never opened for the poor. The Prime Minister said lakhs of people would get employment and the economic scenario in the region would change. Read More »

PM Modi, Israeli PM begin their 8-Km roadshow


Much like the roadshow organised during Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit in September previous year, Israeli PM Netanyahu, wife Sara along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take part in a mega roadshow from the airport to Sabarmati Ashram . Read More »

Navy will file negligent homicide charges against 2 commanders in fatal collisions


Several lower-ranking officers are also charged, according to Navy spokesman Capt. Greg Hicks. Cmdr. Bryce Benson served on the USS Fitzgerald , while Cmdr. It remains unclear whether Navy officials are calling for Pacific Fleet Commander Adm. Scott Swift's immediate resignation. The service already had removed numerous people from their jobs as a result of the collisions, including Sanchez and his second-in-command on the McCain , Cmdr. Read More »

Africans outraged over 'racist' Trump remarks

Lindsey Graham of SC, one of the six senators in the meeting with Trump on Thursday, supported Durbin's account. The government of Botswana said it had summoned the U.S. He said Durbin and Republican Sen. On Friday, the government of Botswana also reacted to the comments by summoning the United States ambassador in that country to express its displeasure over what it termed "derogatory" and "racial" remarks by the U.S. Read More »

Patricia expected to be Lions coach


The longer the Arizona and NY jobs remain open, though, it would stand to reason both teams are waiting to fill those jobs because they're waiting for a coordinator like Shurmur or McDaniels. Better for him to not to be just across the river from the NFL's Park Avenue headquarters after wearing a Deflategate T-shirt depicting Goodell as a clown after the Patriots won Super Bowl LI last February. Read More »