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Indian soldier among five killed in IHK gun-battles

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Jammu: At least two jawans were martyred and at least two terrorists were killed in an encounter that broke out at the Hajin area of Bandipore in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The Garud commandos of the Indian Air Force are a special elite unit tasked with the protection of critical Air Force bases and installations, search and rescue operations during peacetime and to deal with hostilities and disaster relief during calamities. Read More »

Supreme Court tosses one of two travel ban challenges

Trump's Justice Department has argued that both cases should be dismissed, as new travel restrictions announced by the administration are set to go into effect on October 18. The justices were unanimous in deciding against ruling in the Maryland case, although one of the liberal justices, Sonia Sotomayor, noted that she would not have wiped out the appeals court ruling. Read More »

Catalan leader wants talks on independence

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But since the images of October 1 came out, Europe and the world are watching the conflict with concern. Catalan government spokesman Jordi Turull said Mr Puigdemont would be "clear and explicit" and yesterday was to be an historic day. Read More »

Two killed in vehicle ambush on Kenya coast

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A witness who did not want to be named told Reuters she and several other students had fled their vehicle when gunmen opened fire on them and had seen blood-covered students being carried from the building as police descended on the campus. Read More »

Police Officer Dies After Crash in NH

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The crash happened on Sunday in North Hampton, N.H., police said. The Burlington teenager charged in connection with a Somerville police officer's death in a New Hampshire crash was arrested Tuesday afternoon at his home on a probation violation for a prior incident, officials said. Read More »

Donald Trump 'could visit demilitarised zone' between North and South Korea

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He is expected to visit Japan , South Korea , China, Vietnam and the Philippines in early November, but the exact dates have not yet been determined. US Defence Secretary James Mattis and Britain's Defence Secretary Michael Fallon. The statement directly contradicted that of Rex Tillerson, the USA secretary of state, who told reporters last month that Washington had a direct line of communication with Pyongyang. Read More »

Iran has 'all options on table' if United States blacklists Revolutionary Guards

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Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman has also commented on Washington's plan, warning that Tehran's reaction to it would be " firm and crushing ". Jafari says the U.S. "Americans would isolate themselves" if they designated the Guards as a terrorist group, Zarif chimed in. "If American officials make such a strategic mistake, the Islamic Republic of Iran will take a reciprocal measure", Zarif said on Monday, adding, "Some measures have been thought out in this regard and will be taken at the ... Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation searching home of missing girl in Richardson

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That was so brutal to abandon a 3-year-old girl child outside the house in such danger hours. "The search for 3-year-old Sherin Mathews continues", the department wrote in a Facebook post . Kevin Perch said, referring to the father's delay in contacting authorities. In a police interview, he told officials that he saw coyotes in an alley where he saw Sherin. Read More »

Turkey's Erdogan Pledges Gas, Trade and Support for Serbia

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During the visit, Erdogan will also meet with the National Assembly of Serbia . "This visit is meant to build up political ties between the two countries". "(Turkish) relations with the European Union are not that great at the moment; the Balkans is the closest they (Turks) can get to Europe", Mahmud Busatlija, a foreign investment consultant in Belgrade, told Reuters of Erdogan's first to Serbia since 2010 when he was prime minister. Read More »

Lamed Out and Hobbled, Sen. Bob Corker Disgraced

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Last week Corker, who is the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, criticized Trump for contradicting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's efforts to ease tensions with North Korea through diplomacy. Corker also said that Trump could set the U.S. Blackburn last week announced her bid for the seat that Corker will vacate after his term ends in 2018. Read More »

City Developments offers Millennium & Copthorne Hotels buyout bid

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Of the offer price, 545 pence is payable in cash by City Developments' subsidiary Agapier Investments Ltd. and the rest will come via a special dividend which will be paid once the offer goes unconditional. "While CDL announced its intention to maintain M&C's current business model, we believe it could potentially unlock value in the asset-rich company in the medium term". Read More »

Las Vegas shooting: Timeline change raises questions about hotel security, police response

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On Monday, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo disclosed that gunman Stephen Paddock shot a hotel security guard responding to a door alarm near his 32nd-floor suite six minutes before he began firing out his window. "We do not believe there is one particular event in the suspect's life for us to key on", he said. The door was riddled with bullet holes (Picture: Twitter) Paddock's body was found on the floor with blood pouring from his mouth. Read More »

North Korea has prevented the assassination of Kim Jong

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Two supersonic USA bombers have flown over the Korean peninsula in a "show of force" despite Kim Jong-Un's threats to shoot them down. Rhee Cheol-hee, a South Korean Democratic Party representative, said the information was stolen from his country's defence ministry, citing information from unnamed defence officials, Yonhap News reported . Read More »

Theresa May concedes ECJ rule during Brexit transition

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She has made an offer to Brussels to guarantee the rights of the 3 million European Union citizens living in the United Kingdom, which would be enforced by the British courts while taking European Union law into account. "While I believe it is profoundly in all our interests for the negotiations to succeed, it is also our responsibility as a government to prepare for every eventuality, so that is exactly what we are doing", she said. Read More »

Michigan State upsets No. 7 Michigan

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Saturday night, we learned that Michigan still has a Michigan State problem. TCU moved up two spots to No. 6, and No. 7 Wisconsin and No. 9 Ohio State round out the top 10. Maybe there should be less space between them , and I'll hear that argument. The No. 7 Wolverines turn the ball over five times , but still throw a last-second heave to the end zone that hits the turf, ultimately giving the Spartans a 14-10 win. Read More »

Ivana Trump Takes Credit For President Trump's Success, Bashes Marla Maples

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President Trump and his first wife Ivana still share a considerable friendly relationship with the latter having a direct line to the White House. Though she is not the first lady, the president's first wife still wants some credit for Donald Trump's political rise - particularly now that she's cashing in on her ex's White House via a new book titled Raising Trump . Read More »

General Motors Company (GM) Stake Raised by Suntrust Banks Inc

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Institutional investors and hedge funds own 71.57% of the company's stock. Orrstown Financial Svcs Incorporated, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 500 shares. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) now has a Montier C-score of 3. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of global trademark & copyright laws. Read More »

Turkey wants USA to review decision to halt visa services

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In that regard, the business world, he said, expects the sound management of the current situation and it must be dealt with common sense. There are a variety of tensions surrounding the U.S. "I find the lack of consultation by senior US authorities with our foreign minister awkward". The staff member, Metin Topuz, is the second embassy employee arrested on such charges in the past year. Read More »

Steve Bannon and the 'Wild Bunch' loyalty of Donald Trump's White House

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According to CBN News, there is a clear Christian influence in USA's White House. "[It's] like he's doing " The Apprentice " or something", Corker said . "But I will tell you that it's become very, very popular". "He would have to concern anyone who cares about our nation". It's not unusual for Trump to engage in a Twitter attack, but given the high-profile roles in the USA government the two men hold, it's all but unprecedented in recent memory. Read More »

OSU sets record for largest tribal jurisdiction map on Indigenous People's Day

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The most popular replacement seems to be Indigenous Peoples' Day, which is now observed by the state of Vermont and South Dakota, as well as dozens of cities across the country. "The first voyage of Columbus to the Americas initiated the trans-Atlantic slave trade". The movements, he continued, represent Native American warriors on the battlefield retrieving their fallen brethren. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo leads Portugal to Russian Federation and France top Group A

Switzerland have won all nine Group B qualifiers so far, including a 2-0 victory over Portugal in their opening match when Ronaldo was out injured, and need just a draw to secure a place in next year's finals. That seemed to spring a catalogue of bad decisions by the official and Switzerland felt they should have had a penalty in the 32nd minute when Haris Seferovic was clipped by Eliseu only for the referee to wave play on. Read More »

Trump says will not move USA embassy to Jerusalem for now

On Saturday, Trump told former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee in a televised interview that he had made a decision to delay the move until his administration could go ahead with an Israelli-Palestinian negotiating plan its been working on over the past few months. Read More »