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Man uses his own foot as a pillow after having it amputated


A departmental proceeding has also been initiated against consultant on-call doctor in the matter. The Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday announced a compensation of Rs 2,00,000 for the patient whose amputated leg was used as a pillow to prop up his head in Jhansi . Read More »

Trump's Looming Trade War Has Asian Allies Seeking Peace


Lighthizer pointed to the Mexican elections, and the provincial elections in Ontario and Quebec later this year, as examples of events that could derail NAFTA talks. The US president does not see things the way most economists do, including noted ones. Republicans have raised concern about the United States president's plan to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium, with the party's top lawmaker calling for it to be scrapped. Read More »

Kenya stun U.S. as they enter Canada Sevens finals


Coming back off the break with a five point deficit, Shujaa went up ahead just 17 seconds in through Eden Agero who dotted down and converted, but it was short-lived as Fiji re-took the lead to head 19-14 up. Quickfire tries from each side made it 7-7 two minutes in, Willy Ambaka crossing first for Kenya, only to see Fiji respond immediately with a try from Josua Vakurunabili. Read More »

Russian Federation test-fires hypersonic missile

Some parts of the missile are blurred. "The launch was normal; the hypersonic missile hit the preset target on the test site". "The air staff has been trained in full scope day and night in various weather conditions", the ministry said. "They do not impact any need on our side for a change in our deterrence posture". He said Putin's speech was "disappointing but unsurprising". "Let me talk about the end state". Read More »

Auburn basketball headed to NCAA Tournament for first time since 2003


Tennessee earned the No. 3 seed in the South Region and will face No. 14 seed Wright State in its opening game in Dallas. "They have three great players and lots of other good pieces", Pearl said. Duke, runner-up to Atlantic Coast Conference champion Virginia in the regular season, plays Iona on Thursday in Pittsburgh. The Cowgirls' case for an NCAA Tournament berth seems to be strong, and Littell doesn't see them as a bubble team entering Monday's bracket announcement at 6 p.m. Read More »

Police probe killing of upstate NY nursing student


A 22-year-old Binghamton University student from Westbury was killed, and a fellow student who has left the country is a person of interest in the case, Binghamton police said. They are working with Binghamton University Police and the Broome County District Attorney's Office. "This incident and the circumstances of the death was not a random act or involving the conduct of a stranger", police said in a news release. Read More »

Forest fire traps over 30 persons in Tamil Nadu; 15 rescued


The sudden spread of fire trapped them. Officials said the Defence Minister told the District Collector to expedite the rescue operations in coordination with the other department officials including, the Airforce. Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam has rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation. The Collector added that the rescue of others struck in the area has become very hard due lack of adequate lighting facilities. Read More »

The Trump administration's trade tariffs


In a controversial move on Thursday, Trump imposed steep tariffs of 25 percent for steel and 10 percent for aluminium imports to the US. The European Union has warned that if the United States does not exempt North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members, they could retaliate with tariffs on US exports, including steel and agricultural products such as peanut butter, cranberries, and orange juice. Read More »

Helicopter crash in New York City's East River kills two


No other information has been released. Witnesses say the Eurocopter AS350, a model tourism companies tend to use, filled with water quickly after it went down. Xinran Jiang, who lives on Roosevelt Island with her husband, said they saw a red helicopter rapidly descending near the north end of the island at about 7:08pm. Read More »

Will North Korea denuclearise?


Mr Trump had agreed to meet Mr Kim without any preconditions, another South Korean official said . Trump could be the first sitting USA president to meet the DPRK's top leader, which observers say would be a big step toward resolving the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue. Read More »

Australia to Secure Exemption from US Tariffs


The American president made his comments after crunch talks in Brussels between European Union negotiators and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in an effort to defuse a bitter row that many fear could turn into an all-out trade war. Read More »

President Trump to Rally in Pennsylvania's 18th District


In addition to the coming special election, Trump looked back to the 2016 election where he derided a speech made by Senator Elizabeth Warren of MA - whom he called "Pocahontas" - on behalf of Hillary Clinton for being "so angry". "As soon as he gets in, he's not going to vote for us". The rally, which had been rescheduled following the deadly Parkland, Florida, shooting last month, capped a frenzied stretch of fundraising and campaigning on behalf of Saccone, who is locked in a tight race ... Read More »

US, Russia play blame game as diplomats circle each other in Ethiopia


Senior Russian and United States officials on Thursday failed to meet during their Africa tour and now both countries are trading accusations about who's to blame. The project is one of the largest of its kind in the world and is run by a Zimbabwean-Russian joint venture. Lavrov and Mnangagwa met for less than an hour and agreed a number of agricultural, industrial and trade agreements. Read More »

L'Ue agli Usa: "Escludeteci dai dazi" Trump: "No, la decisione è necessaria"


Il presidente americano Donald Trump ha firmato le proclamazioni presidenziali, imponendo ufficialmente dazi doganali del 25% sulle importazioni Usa di acciaio e del 10% su quelle di alluminio. "Penso che manterranno la loro promessa!" ha aggiunto. Poco prima del tweet al vetriolo di Trump , la commissaria Ue per il Commercio , Cecilia Malmstroem , aveva chiesto al presidente statunitense di rimuovere le barriere . Read More »

Trump's belittling of allies is unworthy of a U.S. president

Mitchell McConnellLawmakers feel pressure on guns Bipartisan group of House lawmakers urge action on Export-Import Bank nominees Curbelo Dem rival lashes out over immigration failure MORE (R-Ky.) and House Speaker Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanRepublicans are avoiding gun talks as election looms The Hill's 12:30 Report Flake to try to force vote on DACA stopgap plan MORE (R-Wis.) hinted Thursday that they will try to limit Trump's decision to levy a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a ... Read More »

Bihar bypolls: Over 55% turnout recorded in Araria


The bye-election for Bihar's Lok Sabha Araria seat and two assembly seats -Jehanabad and Bhabua began on Sunday. This is the first electoral battle in the state since chief minister Nitish Kumar , who also heads the JD (U), walked out of the alliance with the RJD and the Congress and joined the BJP-led NDA a year ago. Read More »

Barcelona agree £34million option to sign Brazilian star at end of season


The deal will cost a potential €39 million (£35 million). It added: "Another of his qualities is his ability to lose his man, a factor that makes him a danger close to the opponents' area". At Gremio , Arthur broke through to the first team under manager Luiz Felipe Scolari and has been instrumental to the side since. Arthur helped propel Gremio to the final of the Copa Libertadores a year ago and was impressive as they beat Lanus of Argentina, 3-1, on aggregate in the final. Read More »

Turkish Passenger Jet Reportedly Crashes in Western Iran


A Turkish jet with 11 on board crashed in the suburban of western Shahr-e Kord city of Iran's Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province at 18:35 local time (1505 GMT) on Sunday, the Aviation Organization of Iran (OVA) confirmed. Her public Instagram page showed her standing next to an aircraft with the unique tail code TC-TRB - the same as the plane that went down and images from inside the aircraft. Read More »

State's Big 12 Men's Teams on the Bubble

Nevada and St. Mary's have two Quadrant 1 wins apiece, but Nevada has an RPI of 16 and five Quadrant 2 victories, which should be enough for them to get in. Young averages 15 more points per game than the second-best scorer on the Oklahoma roster, Christian James. With that in mind, CBS and Turner executives looked at the move to TBS and Atlanta as an opportunity to make some changes. Read More »

Trump morphs campaign slogan for 2020 run: 'Keep America Great!'


He lost the popular vote by around 2.8 million people. "Peace. I think it's time, and I think we've shown great strength". I don't know if that's unpopular. Trump won the area by almost 20 percentage points little more than a year ago, but polls now suggest that the Republican and Democrat are essentially tied. Read More »

Clinton impeachment lawyer met with Trump about White House job


President Donald Trump reportedly met last week with Emmet Flood, a lawyer who represented President Bill Clinton during his impeachment proceedings. Bush's administration to Congressional investigations and other inquiries. Neither the White House nor Flood returned a request for comment. Dowd told Reuters on Saturday that he did not know anything about Flood possibly joining the White House legal team. Read More »

Irish border talks will come first, Brussels promises Varadkar

But Mr Tusk said: "We know today that the UK Government rejects a customs and regulatory border down the Irish Sea, the EU single market and the customs union". As a member of the EU, Britain is prevented from negotiating its own trade deals but Fox said his department is working to rollover arrangements the bloc already has with many countries around the world after Brexit. Read More »

Turkish military, FSA liberate 7 more villages in Afrin


He also said Turkish troops had managed to encircle Afrin, which has been the focus of the operation and that they could enter the town any moment now. Ankara launched the offensive on January 20, with the aim of dislodging the People's Protection Units (YPG), a US -backed Kurdish militia that Turkey considers to be a terrorist group. Read More »