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Trump won't go to Florida Friday amid shutdown standoff: White House

Trump won't go to Florida Friday amid shutdown standoff: White House

White House officials and Republican leaders hope the Senate will be able to pass a short-term fix, known as a continuing resolution, by Saturday. Trump is scheduled to depart Washington in the 4 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence is also scheduled to leave Washington Friday evening, on his three-country swing to the Middle East. Pence will go to Egypt, Israel and Jordan. Consulte Mais Informação

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BSF trooper, girl killed in Pak firing

BSF trooper, girl killed in Pak firing

The border guards manning the BOPs returned the fire with similar calibre weapons. The critically injured girl, identified as Chaman, a student of grade 5, has been admitted to the district headquarters hospital in Bhimber. The BSF jawan killed on Friday was the second BSF personnel killed since Wednesday in repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops. According to the foreign ministry, Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner Syed Haider Shah had India's concerns relayed to him and a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Could you pass the cognitive test that Donald Trump took recently?

Republican leaders found themselves growing mute or amnesiac amid the blowback from Trump's reportedly racist statements. The White House said Trump had no intention of apologizing. They said Trump expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway, which is overwhelmingly white. Dick Durbin, who attended, and others who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe it publicly. Consulte Mais Informação

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Quake shakes Baja California, Central Mexico

Quake shakes Baja California, Central Mexico

The city of Hermosillo, which has a population of almost 600,000, was 167 miles away from the center of the natural disaster. The quake's epicenter was ten kilometers below the surface, according to the USGS. Even though the magnitude was high, the reports from along the Mexico and Baja California coastline described a light shaking. A 6.5 magnitude natural disaster just struck in the Gulf of California, between Baja California and the Mexican mainland. Consulte Mais Informação

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Duterte to visit India next week

Duterte to visit India next week

Duterte will attend India's national event along with the 9 other ASEAN leaders. President Rodrigo Duterte will once again meet his fellow Southeast Asian leaders in India when they attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-India Commemorative Summit and India's Republic Day celebration later this month. Consulte Mais Informação

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Anandiben Patel to be appointed Madhya Pradesh governor

Anandiben Patel to be appointed Madhya Pradesh governor

She has become the second BJP leader from the state to be appointed as Governor after Vajubhai Vala , now Karnataka Governor. Anandiben Patel will be the new Governor of Madhya Pradesh. She is noted for her administrative acumen. Interestingly, veteran BJP leader from Rajkot and Karnataka governor Vajubhai Vala was also keen on a transfer to a Raj Bhavan in a Hindi speaking state citing the "language barrier in Karnataka". Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea cancels Hyon Song Wol delegation, provides no explanation

North Korea cancels Hyon Song Wol delegation, provides no explanation

Hyon is believed to have canceled the concert because of a Chinese demand that a scene with a North Korean long-range missile in the background of the stage be replaced, according to South Korean media. "We all know he's insane", said Yun Lowe. President Moon Jae-in poses for a photo with members of the South Korean hockey teams at the National Athletic Village in Jincheon, North Chungcheong Province on January 17. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bengaluru pollution: Officials go into tizzy after fire at Bellandur lake

Bengaluru pollution: Officials go into tizzy after fire at Bellandur lake

A statement said the fire had reached up to the perimeter of the army camp. According to sources, the fire team could not access the spot where the fire broke out. Local residents and experts, however, said the colour of the smoke emanating from the fire indicated burning of chemicals. He said investigations to ascertain its cause were underway, and that water samples will be collected for testing, reported PTI. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump says 'I'm not a racist,' willing to reach deal on DACA

That's exactly what the proposal negotiated by a group of six senators, and presented to the president by Graham and Durbin , is created to do. There is internal debate in the West Wing over whether Trump said "shithole" or "shithouse". When he pines for more Norwegians, he wants to welcome more white people. Democrats' negotiating position got stronger on Thursday when Republican South Dakota Sen. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Blames Democrats for Stalled Immigration Negotiations Amid Backlash for 'Shithole' Comments

Trump Blames Democrats for Stalled Immigration Negotiations Amid Backlash for 'Shithole' Comments

The president tweeted , "DACA is probably dead because the democrats don't really want it, they just want to talk and take desperately needed money away from our military". The immigration debate is taking place against a backdrop of controversy after Trump reportedly called Haiti , El Salvador and African nations " shithole countries " during an Oval Office meeting with senators. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mirwaiz appeals Kashmiri Pandits to return to the valley

Mirwaiz appeals Kashmiri Pandits to return to the valley

He said that these soldiers, on either side, belong to the poor segment of the society and join the forces to make a living and support their poor families. "People of Kashmir will welcome them with warmth and open arms. The migration of Kashmiri Pandits is a human issue and it makes all Kashmiris sad that they are away from their motherland and yearn to come back", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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