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Venezuela reinstates opposition leader Ledezma's house arrest

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The opposition boycotted Sunday's election of the Constituent Assembly, arguing that the rules were rigged to benefit the government, and almost all the candidates were supporters of Maduro's administration. Although brushed off by Maduro as part of a plot by "the global enemy", that gave grounds for Venezuelan Attorney General Luisa Ortega to order an investigation. Read More »

Man Survives Brutal Bear Attack After Teasing It With Food

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The incident occurred in the Luang Pu Lamai Monastery in Phetchabun province, Thailand. Aggravated, the 6-year-old female bear stood up on its hind legs, took hold of the man's wrist and dragged him into the enclosure. Khon Khao Koo Pai rescue service's Bpae Permpoonsap said Mr Promratee was "lucky to survive" but was able to talk after losing consciousness. A recent report by Khaosod said that the bear was shifted from the monastery to a government wildlife center after the attack and ... Read More »

TS TET 2017 Result Declared, Website Slows Down

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The validity of TSTET 2017 score is for 7 years. Paper 1 was held for those candidates who aimed to become I to V standard teachers, whereas the candidates who wanted to become teachers for VI to VIII standards came under Paper 2. Recently. Initial Answer Keys were published on July 24th, And objections are submitted still July 27th @ 5 Pm. Final answer key for the exam was released on 29 July 2017. Read More »

Scaramucci Bails On Planned Online Event

Post-Scaramucci White House, why Trump is fighting Republicans - Anthony Scaramucci was White House Communications Director also known as "The Mooch". The audio recording of Anthony Scaramucci's infamous interview with The New Yorker was just released. While Scaramucci's behavior and language were shocking to many, even by Trump's standards, Lizza believes that his appointment followed a familiar pattern. Read More »

2 fall into Amboli valley, video goes viral

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As of Thursday, the police have been unable to recover the bodies. Both of them were apparently trying to perform unsafe stunts after entering the danger zone. In July 2016, a youth died by falling into the valley at Amboli Ghat. The cops, meanwhile, intend to question the person who recorded the video as he could have possibly tried to stop them from crossing over the fence. Read More »

Sanctuary City Crackdown Puts Stockton Police Funding on the Line

On Thursday , the DOJ sent a letter to four jurisdictions that have expressed an interest in the department's Public Safety Partnership (PSP) program - San Bernardino and Stockton in California; Albuquerque, New Mexico and Baltimore, Maryland - asking the quartet to demonstrate how it intends providing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and immigration authorities access to immigrants in their custody. Read More »

AU deploys election observers to Kenya ahead of polls

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Kenya's election in 2007 was marked by post election violence that led to 1,300 loss of lives and about 600,000 internally displaced people. The Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet announced the arrangement in a statement on Monday evening after a request by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). Read More »

Navy Suspends Search for Overboard Sailor in South China Sea

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The marine was reported to have gone overboard from the destroyer USS Stethem around 9am on Tuesday, according to the US Navy's Pacific Fleet. An investigation is now underway. Friday Japan time. "After an extensive search, with help from the JMSDF and PLA (N), we were unable to locate our Sailor", said Capt. Jeffrey Bennett, commander, Destroyer Squadron 15. Read More »

NY Jets owner confirmed as United Kingdom ambassador

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Mr Trump tipped the tycoon for the job when he said Mr Johnson was "going to St James's" during a lunch in January. Mr Johnson replaces Matthew Barzun, an appointment from the previous Obama administration. According to financial news site Bloomberg, Mr Johnson has a net worth of 4.2 billion dollars (£3.2 billion) and bought the Jets for 635 million dollars (£483 million) in 2000. Read More »

S. Korea to ramp up diplomacy on NK issue at ASEAN meetings

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USA credibility is also at stake, a diplomat based in Washington told The Straits Times on condition of anonymity. A war with North Korea would be catastrophic. Tillerson added that the USA hopes that "at some point", North Korea will understand and sit down for a dialogue. 'Our foolish past leaders have allowed them to make hundreds of billions of dollars a year in trade, yet they do NOTHING for us with North Korea , just talk. Read More »

Pujara's 89 guides India to 238-3 at tea

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Pujara was batting against Sri Lanka in first innings of the second test match against Sri Lanka , being played in Colombo . By the time Rahane perished to debutant left-arm spinner Malinda Pushpakumara for a brilliant 132, a well-set Ashwin was already making his moves. Read More »

Georgian soldier killed, 2 Americans wounded in latest Afghan attack

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TBILISI, DFWatch-A Georgian soldier has died in Afghanistan while out on patrol near Bagram Airbase, 60km north of Kabul. Now, both the U.S. personnel are recovering from their wounds at a medical facility of the coalition forces, while the chopper has put under investigation, to find out what led the aircraft to crash land during an ongoing mission. Read More »

Syrian militants, refugees arrive in Syria rebel zone from Lebanon

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The large number of Syrians who chose to return home shows that some refugees prefer to head back to their war-torn country rather than stay in tent settlements in Lebanon. As each convoy reached its destination, the group - once known as al-Nusra Front and later as Fateh al-Sham Front - released one Hizballah fighter, the Lebanese movement's War Media said. Read More »

Prince Henrik of Denmark refuses to be buried next to his wife

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Long vocal about his frustration over being relegated to a supporting role, the 83-year-old prince said he was not on equal footing with his wife in life, and therefore did not want to be so in death. But, the Danish royal, who has been married to Queen Margarethe II for 50 years, had to be satisfied with being just the prince consort. The prince is yet to announce where he would like to be buried. Read More »

Ángel Nieto has died

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Despite retiring from racing himself in 1984, Nieto has remained a very regular figure in the MotoGP paddock, Nieto helped his son Pablo and newphew Fonsi form careers of their own whilst also helping run his own team, as well as commentating on Spanish television. Read More »

Sean Spicer - sadly - says 'no' to 'Dancing With the Stars'

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Spicer will have an "overwhelming number of commitments in the Fall", the source told TMZ . Too bad, but at least it spares America from the image of Spicey in Spandex and sequins. Now aides who once reported to Spicer are "not sure what he's doing all day", Politico reported Thursday. The George Foster Peabody Awards program is named after American businessman and philanthropist George Peabody and honors the most powerful stories in TV, radio, and online media, according to the ... Read More »

NFU President Says Congress Needs To Fix The Affordable Care Act

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This vote to proceed without a transparent path forward underscores a process that has, from the beginning, been politics and policymaking at their worst. Next, we need to ensure coverage for those who truly can't afford insurance by preserving Medicaid. Affordable to whom, the treasury or the patients or both? The fact that we are both alive today is entirely thanks to President Obama. Read More »

Justice Dept. says feds will deny grants to sanctuary cities

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In Baltimore, police do not enforce immigration laws, and arrestees are taken to a jail run by the state, said Anthony McCarthy, a spokesman for Mayor Catherine Pugh. "The Department is reviewing your jurisdiction's commitment to reducing violent crime stemming from illegal immigration", Mr. Hanson wrote. In the four letters, the Justice Department asked the prospective cities' police departments to show proof of their compliance by August 18. Read More »

Arms Act Case: Salman Khan appears before Jodhpur court, signs bail bond

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Chief judicial magistrate Dalpat Singh Rajpurohit acquitted the 51-year-old actor on January 18, saying the prosecution had failed to prove the charges against him. Saraswat representing Salman in the local courts, nor the police officials have confirmed Salman's arrival. Additional Sessions Judge S.P. Parik after verification of documents as well as of the bail bonds, posted the matter for arguments on October 5. Read More »

New Threat Promises Emails to Be Released Sunday — HBO Hack

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The hack has seen data pertaining to the Game of Thrones series being compromised, leading to concerns that scripts of the new season of the show are in danger of being leaked online. The attackers originally leaked upcoming episodes of Ballers and Room 104 , and a purported script for Episode 4 of this season's Game of Thrones . Read More »