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UIDAI denies any breach or leak of Aadhaar data

UIDAI denies any breach or leak of Aadhaar data

The government has always insisted that the biometric data is "safe and secure in encrypted form", and anybody found guilty of leaking data can be jailed and fined. The agency said it had initiated a ...

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White House bans personal cellphone use in the West Wing

White House bans personal cellphone use in the West Wing

Billionaire investor and longtime Donald Trump friend Thomas Barrack turned down the president's offer to be his first chief of staff, saying he was "just too rich", according to Michael Wolff's new...

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Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 20

Kabul blast: Death toll rises to 20

Pakistan on Friday strongly condemned a suicide attack in the Afghan capital that resulted in at least 20 casualties. Thursday evening's blast targeted police as they clashed with angry protesters f...

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Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

It suggests that journalists really are out to get the president - after all, in Fire and Fury , Wolff suggests that journalists will print anything, so long as it casts Trump in a bad light. Preside...

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Hot air balloon crashes in Egypt, 1 tourist killed

Hot air balloon crashes in Egypt, 1 tourist killed

The health ministry identified the dead person as a 36-year-old woman. The body of the deceased American tourist and the seven other injured were transferred to Luxor International Hospital. The bal...

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Jeff Sessions Fulfills Dream of Cracking Down on Legal Weed

Jeff Sessions Fulfills Dream of Cracking Down on Legal Weed

There are also thriving medical marijuana programs in 28 states. It is time for congressional representatives in these districts to step up and defend the rights of their constituents - many of ...

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Turkey, Russia warn U.S. against interference in Iran's domestic politics

Turkey, Russia warn U.S. against interference in Iran's domestic politics

Iran has accused the USA of inciting anti-government protests that started last week and said that Washington has broken the principles of the United Nations charter by supporting the unrest. The pr...

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Black Ice, Dangerous Wind Chills Continue Next Few Days

Black Ice, Dangerous Wind Chills Continue Next Few Days

In the warning area the coldest wind chills will be late tonight and through early morning when you are starting your day. The combination of cold temperatures and increasing winds will cause dang...

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United Kingdom government urged to introduce 25p latte levy on disposable coffee cups

United Kingdom government urged to introduce 25p latte levy on disposable coffee cups

The government now follows targets set by the EU Waste Directive for recycling paper and plastic, but none refers specifically to the mixed-material cups; moreover, there are no confirmed targets in p...

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When will Snow Bomb Cyclone end stop?

When will Snow Bomb Cyclone end stop?

Temperatures were so low in northern NY that Niagara Falls - the giant waterfalls straddling the US-Canadian border - froze. "This system means business". on Thursday. Waters are expected to reced...

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Pakistan will not accept any dictations from US: Sherry Rehman

The US said on Thursday it was suspending at least $1.15 billion security-related assistance to Pakistan until it showed tangible evidence of decisive action in combating terrorists, chiefly the Haq...

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Flight cancellations, tips on flying in winter conditions

Flight cancellations, tips on flying in winter conditions

Still, we found at least one person who braved sub-freezing temperatures Thursday morning to catch a train to the airport in the hopes of finding a flight . "We had a broken-down plane, we had bad we...

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Cuomo declares state of emergency as 'bomb cyclone' batters NYC

Cuomo declares state of emergency as 'bomb cyclone' batters NYC

Many are part of the Housing Justice for All advocacy group. With others in the region also moving state policy commitments forward - including Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Maryland - ...

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Man Accused Of Sexual Assault On Spirit Airlines Flight

Man Accused Of Sexual Assault On Spirit Airlines Flight

According to the Detroit Free Press report , the woman has accused Ramamoorthy of putting his hand in her trousers and unbuttoning her shirt while she was sleeping against the window. Ramamoorthy app...

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Apps to help you stick to your New Year's resolutions

Apps to help you stick to your New Year's resolutions

In other words, they said make sure the focus is truly on you and what you want to achieve and if you don't achieve it right away, go back to it and try again. If you're going once a week or less, pay...

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CSX Corporation (CSX) EPS Estimated At $0.56

The institutional investor held 6,715 shares of the paper company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $382,000, down from 13,457 at the end of the previous reported quarter. JetBlue Airways Corporation (J...

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Georgia Bulldogs fans excited for title game

Georgia Bulldogs fans excited for title game

Georgia hasn't played for a national title since 1983, but that drought is over. ESPN's Darren Rovell noted that the Stubhub page for the game actually went offline for about a half hour. Champion...

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One dead after multi-vehicle crash blocks highway outside Buffalo

One dead after multi-vehicle crash blocks highway outside Buffalo

Video appears to show dozens of vehicles and trucks involved in the snowy accident. A multi-vehicle crash has shut down the eastbound Thruway near the Depew exit just east of Transit Road. However, ...

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Days After Hurricane Maria, About Half Of Puerto Rico Has Power

Days After Hurricane Maria, About Half Of Puerto Rico Has Power

A nurse who fled Puerto Rico with her baby girl said she's having trouble getting a job because she doesn't have a license to practice in Florida. Crews and support staff making the 3,000-mile journ...

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Israeli politicians pass law to hamper division of Jerusalem

Israeli politicians pass law to hamper division of Jerusalem

While President Trump's move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has damaged Arab-American relations, the choice has strengthened the United States's relationship with Israel and is ev...

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Preston's Irish defender Kevin O'Connor bags €1m lottery win

Preston's Irish defender Kevin O'Connor bags €1m lottery win

He validated his winning millionaire lottery ticket in his local supermarket in Castlebridge, Co Wexford, on Tuesday morning and was expected to collect the winning cheque on Tuesday afternoon at nat...

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Schools on delayed schedule due to extreme cold

Schools on delayed schedule due to extreme cold

WCPSS spokeswoman Lisa Luten said drivers came in early to get a head start on any problems the cold weather might cause for the buses' diesel engines, but, in all, 81 buses didn't start. Wake County ...

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BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp Cuts Position in Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN)

Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv reported 1.82 million shares. This is lower than the industry's 27.84 but higher compared with the wider sector's 2.7. For this year, Texas Instruments Incorporate...

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Property Value In Northern BC On The Rise

Property Value In Northern BC On The Rise

The Village of Zeballos was the only community to see a decrease in average assessed value, with a four per cent drop from the 2017 value of $89,000 to 2018's $85,000. Property values in the North Pea...

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North Korea 'preparing for missile strike' - U.S. ambassador warns United Nations

North Korea 'preparing for missile strike' - U.S. ambassador warns United Nations

The protests are the biggest challenge to the Iranian government's authority since mass demonstrations in 2009. "We must not make that mistake again". Iran's missile program is not in breach of its ...

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Man charged with Mumbai airport bomb threat 'said Bombay'

Man charged with Mumbai airport bomb threat 'said Bombay'

Mumbai: Vinod Moorjani (45), a United States citizen of Indian origin, who was arrested on Sunday for allegedly making " bomb threat" call at Mumbai's International Airport can fly back to Virginia o...

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Times Square will get permanent protective barriers

Times Square will get permanent protective barriers

The metal stations are meant to address the threat of vehicle borne terror attacks and keep pedestrians safe. The thin, cylindrical, waist-height metal bollards are meant to be a more attractive a...

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Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch will retire at the end of his term

Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch will retire at the end of his term

Sen. Orrin G. Hatch, R-Utah, will retire from the Senate at the end of this term, he announced Tuesday, a decision that will bring a decades-long congressional career to an end early next year. As cha...

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Michele Bachmann eyes Franken's Senate seat

Michele Bachmann eyes Franken's Senate seat

She said she is asking God if she should enter the race. All of that is to say: May God tell Bachmann to run, and may she fail miserably once again. Bachman could join Smith in the race. Bachmann ...

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Man held over 'murder' in park

Man held over 'murder' in park

He remains in custody at a south-west London police station. A murder investigation was launched after the body of Iuliana Tudos, who was reported missing on Christmas Eve, was found on Wednesday ...

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Nine Killed, Two Decapitated, 100 escape, in Brazil's Latest Prison Riot

Nine Killed, Two Decapitated, 100 escape, in Brazil's Latest Prison Riot

One of the nine killed in the mayhem was decapitated, news media reported, sparking memories of a prison riot that occurred one year ago today in the Amazon in which 56 people died, several of whom ...

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Protesters condemn Trump as Pakistan summons United States envoy to protest over tweet

Protesters condemn Trump as Pakistan summons United States envoy to protest over tweet

Separately, the Foreign Office also summoned the U.S. ambassador in Islamabad David Hale last night and lodged a protest over Donald Trump's rhetoric against Pakistan. "This tweet suggests some ty...

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Shillong: 4 Congress MLAs join BJP

Shillong: 4 Congress MLAs join BJP

Eight legislators, Rowell Lyngdoh, Prestone Tynsong, Comingone Ymbon, Sniawbhalang Dhar and Ngaitlang Dhar ( Congress ), Remington Pyngrope (UDP) and Independents Hopeful Bamon and Stephenson Mukhim, ...

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13 monkeys die in fire at United Kingdom safari park attraction

13 monkeys die in fire at United Kingdom safari park attraction

The park's website states that its troop of patas monkeys shares a 16-acre enclosure with other species, but is housed at night during the winter months. Early indications are that other animals were ...

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U.S. servicemember killed in fighting in eastern Afghanistan

U.S. servicemember killed in fighting in eastern Afghanistan

Forces in Afghanistan . Two of the injured soldiers are now receiving treatment at a local medical centre, and are said to be in a stable condition. US officials had hoped by the end of previous yea...

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Jodie Foster claims superhero movies are

Jodie Foster claims superhero movies are "bad content" and ruining viewing habits

Foster joins the growing list of actors that have spoken out against superhero films, including the likes of Jon Hamm, who has interestingly been rumored for Batman in recent months, Naomi Watts and...

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Russia risks wrath by 'supplying fuel to North Korea'

Russia risks wrath by 'supplying fuel to North Korea'

Russia has denied claims that United Nations sanctions against North Korea have been breached by Russian tankers transferring fuel to the regime's tankers at sea. It also requires oil for its interco...

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Gunmen Kill 14 Worshipers Returning From Church In Rivers

Gunmen Kill 14 Worshipers Returning From Church In Rivers

A relative of a victim said that the worshippers were returning when gunmen opened fired on them on Monday. While 14 people died on the spot, 12 others sustained gunshot wounds. The suspects were id...

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As Many As 12 Iranians Dead As Protests Continue

As Many As 12 Iranians Dead As Protests Continue

A senior Israeli minister has wished Iranian protesters "success" but insists his country is not involved in the mass demonstrations that erupted in recent days. Energy Information Administration. T...

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Hundreds of thousands of workers face deportation as Trump pushes visa change

Hundreds of thousands of workers face deportation as Trump pushes visa change

If at the end of those six years the guest worker has a pending Green Card (Permanent Residency) application, then there is an nearly indefinite extension of the H-1B visa till such time the applicant...

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