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Why can Kumaraswamy not attack Yeddyurappa or BJP? The expected presence of PM and CMs of BJP ruled States in Kedarnath temple which is one of the most revered shrines of Lord Shiva in the country on the auspicious occasion of opening of its portals would surely give a message to lakhs of Shaivites in Karnataka just days before it goes for polls.
  • Manu Ginobili leads Spurs over Warriors

    Manu Ginobili leads Spurs over Warriors

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    Lead assistant Ettore Messina did lead the Spurs again, but to a much different showing than in Game 3 . The Warriors had won each of the first three games of the best-of-seven series by double-digit margins, but the Spurs were in no mood to get pushed around again Sunday.
  • Weekend Warm-up: A return to spring by next week!

    Weekend Warm-up: A return to spring by next week!

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    Today: Mostly cloudy, with highs in the low 60's. For tonight: More clouds, and the unsettled weather will continue through much of this week with lingering showers both Tuesday and Wednesday . SUNDAY: Mostly sunny & warmer. Saturday night: Partly cloudy, low around 33. Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. Tuesday - Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
  • Naroda Patiya case: Gujarat HC acquits Maya Kodnani

    Naroda Patiya case: Gujarat HC acquits Maya Kodnani

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    But accused Bajrangi was sentenced to 21 years in prison, his sentence being commuted from life imprisonment. The high court , however, upheld conviction of another key accused Babu Bajrangi , but reduced his sentence from imprisonment till death to 21 years of rigorous imprisonment.
  • Airstrikes kill scores at Yemen wedding

    Airstrikes kill scores at Yemen wedding

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    The number of victims of the crime by the US-Saudi aggression on wedding ceremony in Bani Qais district of northern Hajjah increased to 33 martyrs and 55 wounded, including women and children. Saudi Arabia reported on Sunday the interception of a missile that was targeting the same city, while another landed in a secluded desert area of the border city.
  • Senate holds confirmation vote for secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo

    Senate holds confirmation vote for secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo

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    Trump lashed out Monday morning on Twitter, leaving no doubt that he plans to stand by his decision to pick Pompeo, the current Central Intelligence Agency director, to fill the departed Rex Tillerson's shoes. Pressure is mounting on senators from both sides. All three are up for re-election in states President Donald Trump won in 2016. "Susan Collins, R-Maine, said Sunday on 'Meet the Press" on NBC.
  • PM set for 'informal summit' in China

    PM set for 'informal summit' in China

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    Sources said the Wuhan meeting had been conceived on the lines of then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's ice-breaking 1988 visit and his far-reaching talks with China's paramount leader Deng Xiaoping that set a new tone in relations after the 1962 war.
  • Brexit: pros and cons of leaving the customs union

    Brexit: pros and cons of leaving the customs union

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    The dilemma facing May is how to avoid physical infrastructure on the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic while Britain is outside the customs union and single market. This would likely enrage Brexiteers, with No.10 reported to believe that global trade secretary Liam Fox and foreign secretary Boris Johnson could resign.
  • Armenian Prime Minister resigns after protests

    Armenian Prime Minister resigns after protests

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    Nikol Pashinyan was right and I was wrong . Sargsyan had been targeted in widely-supported protests that accused the former president, who held that office for two five-year terms, of clinging to power through his appointment as prime minister on April 17.
  • Sting and Shaggy Perform at Queen's Elizabeth's Birthday Party

    Sting and Shaggy Perform at Queen's Elizabeth's Birthday Party

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    Attendees included Prince Charles , the Duchess of Cornwall, the Duke of Cambridge, Prince Harry and other members of the royal family. She had left the stage, however, when Sting and Shaggy began a medley of their greatest hits. The concert came at the end of the week when the United Kingdom hosted 53 countries for the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting. And the concert is reflecting this, with performances by artists from across the Commonwealth.
  • Putin, Trump Will Never Allow US-Russia War

    Putin, Trump Will Never Allow US-Russia War

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    Haley created a firestorm Sunday when she said the new sanctions would be imposed by the Treasury Department on Monday, when, in fact, no such announcement was planned, according to two officials familiar with the matter. "Well damn", Washington Post White House correspondent Josh Dawsey said after noting the ambassador's brief statement to Fox News . She has been a strong supporter of Trump's foreign policies .
  • Syrian Forces Retake Town After Rebels Depart

    Syrian Forces Retake Town After Rebels Depart

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    If the militants don't leave within the two-day time-frame, the army said it will forcefully begin evacuating the area. "There are reports that large numbers of people have been displaced from Yarmouk Camp to the neighbouring area of Yalda", said Gunness.
  • Unfair trade practices impede US, global growth: US Treasury's Steven Mnuchin

    Unfair trade practices impede US, global growth: US Treasury's Steven Mnuchin

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    The countries struggled to find common ground with Washington over trade. "We have to keep this group working together", said Nicolas Dujovne, the Treasury minister of Argentina. Trump then ordered his trade representative to target up to $100 billion more in Chinese products. He urged the International Monetary Fund to go beyond its traditional role as an emergency lender for countries in financial distress and said it should more closely monitor the practices of countries that ...
  • Tiwari demands apology from Rahul, Kejriwal

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    There was no suspicion at all in the death of Judge BH Loya . As per reports of the official records, Justice Loya died of cardiac arrest in Nagpur in 2014, just a day after he attended marriage ceremony of his colleague's daughter. "Business rivalries have to be resolved in a competitive market for goods and services". In its order, the top court called the petitions "frivolous and motivated", which were filed to settle political rivalry.
  • Smallville star accused of recruiting women for sex with self-help guru

    Smallville star accused of recruiting women for sex with self-help guru

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    Mack, 35, pleaded not guilty at a brief hearing in federal court in Brooklyn before US Magistrate Judge Cheryl Pollak. The Smallville actress, along with NXIVM cult leader Keith Raniere , also known as "Vanguard", was charged with sex trafficking, sex trafficking conspiracy and forced labor conspiracy, according to the U.S.
  • Commonwealth leaders agree to make Prince Charles head

    Commonwealth leaders agree to make Prince Charles head

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    Some have suggested that the role, which is not hereditary, could be rotated around the 53 member states, but the Queen, 92, expressed her preference on Thursday for her oldest child to take it on. In a statement after their meeting at Windsor Castle, they said: "We recognise the role of The Queen in championing the Commonwealth and its peoples ".
  • 3.6 magnitude quake hits south of Windsor, Ont.

    3.6 magnitude quake hits south of Windsor, Ont.

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    The epicenter was actually near Amherstburg, Ontario , just across the river from Detroit . Geologists say while they are rare in southern MI, they are not unheard of. Police departments in Amherstburg and Windsor tweeted Thursday night that there were no reports of damage or injuries as a result of the quake. For the third time in seven days, a small natural disaster registered near South Hutchinson in Reno County.
  • 500kg World War II bomb defused in Berlin

    500kg World War II bomb defused in Berlin

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    Local bus and train routes have been disrupted during the operation while roads surrounding the station have been closed. Police said the 500kg (1,100lb) bomb, believed to have been made in the United Kingdom, posed no immediate danger but the operation was expected to cause transport chaos in the German capital.