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Big Mistakes of India's PM

'Sanju' in trouble: Complaint filed against Ranbir Kapoor & Anushka Sharma for 'derogatory' remarks against sex workers

As filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani and Ranbir Kapoor gear up for the release of their film 'Sanju' this Friday, this Sanjay Dutt biopic is now caught in …

Rising CO2 Is Reducing The Nutritional Value Of Our Food

Currently, around 815 million people are chronically food-insecure, many of whom are malnourished. This figure — up from 777 million in 2015 — is 815 million too many, particularly in light of the fact that there is enough food in the world to feed everyone.<p>Difficulties in food distribution and …

Climate Change

3 Predictions for What Mueller Will Do Next

As a former prosecutor, here’s where I think the special counsel is headed.<p>Robert Mueller’s investigation is now 1 year old. Watching the slow reveal of witnesses, search warrants and subpoenas, the president’s supporters and his opponents may despair that it will never come to an end.<p>But buckle …

Donald Trump Has All the Power

The president’s alarming Sunday tweet could genuinely produce a crisis between the White House, on the one hand, and the Justice Department and the FBI, on the other.<p>Sunday afternoon, President Trump tweeted an extraordinary threat—extraordinary even by the standards of Donald Trump’s norm-busting …

Donald Trump

EU talks with Australia and New Zealand deal blow to UK free trade plans

The EU has leapt ahead of the UK in the pursuit of free trade deals with Australia and New Zealand after member states gave the green light for talks to start within weeks.<p>With Theresa May insistent that leaving the EU will involve exiting the customs union and the bloc’s external commercial …

Great Britain

'Weird, odd, a dumpster fire': Trump's North Korea summit coin ridiculed

Coin marking nuclear talks that might not happen yet criticised as premature and giving Kim Jong-un unwarranted status<p>Stony faced, Donald Trump stares down a smiling Kim Jong-un in a high-stakes scene, unfolding entirely on the surface of a coin.<p>Related: South Korea's Moon heads for Trump talks to …

North Korea

Teen who started fire that burned 48,000 acres ordered to pay $36 million

<b>(CNN) —</b> When you play with fire, there are bound to be consequences.<p>For one teenager, that consequence comes with the jarring price tag of $36 million.<p>On Monday, an Oregon judge ordered the boy, who pleaded guilty to starting the Eagle Creek wildfire last year, to pay $36,618,330.24 in restitution …

USDOT

Stated Affair

John D. Spooner is an investment adviser, author and novelist. His most recent book is <i>No One Ever Told Us That: Money and Life Lessons for Young</i> …

It’s No Wonder Iranians Hate America

“Everyone wants to go to Baghdad. Real men want to go to Tehran.” So a senior British official was quoted as saying to Newsweek in 2002, witnessing the competitive bellicosity in the Bush administration’s run-up to the war in Iraq.<p>This week President Donald Trump asserted his claim to be a real man …

Middle East

Where was Karisma Kapoor when Salman Khan and Hum Saath Saath Hai team went hunting

Karisma Kapoor was part of the <i>Hum Saath Saath Hai</i> cast, however, unlike Mohnish Behl, the actress did not refuse to go for the hunting expedition …

It’s official: Republican Rick Saccone concedes to Conor Lamb in Pennsylvania special election

Lamb won by a narrow margin over a week ago.<p>Democrat Conor Lamb is officially the next congressman from Pennsylvania after an incredibly close special election in the state’s 18th Congressional District, beating out Republican candidate Rick Saccone in a deeply conservative district the nonpartisan …

Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life

<b>• Founding father Benjamin Franklin sought to live his life based on 13 virtues.</b><p><b>• He even kept a chart to record which virtues he was actually living by on a weekly basis.</b><p><b>• Tracking and reflecting on these traits could help you lead a more virtuous life.</b><p>Benjamin Franklin was born in 1706 into a …

Dr Ambedkar Samajik Parivartan Sthal, Ambedkar Park Lucknow---phool singh bauddh

RCom-RJio deal protects lenders’ interest: SBI chief

The mega telecom deal involving acquisition of wireless assets of debt-laden Reliance Communications by Reliance Jio is a “good and welcome …

Trump's Wells Fargo tweet cited in court hearing as reason to remove Mulvaney as CFPB acting chief

A recent tweet by President Trump about possible penalties against Wells Fargo & Co. was cited during a court hearing Friday as a reason for removing White House official Mick Mulvaney as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.<p>The attorney for Leandra English — the bureau’s …

Armed Forces equipment in doubt as 'MOD cannot hit savings targets' MPs warn

Britain’s plans to modernise the military with new warships, planes and vehicles are in serious doubt MPs have warned.<p>Hitting the Ministry of Defence’s ambitious equipment plan for the next decade relies on murky departmental cost savings that have yet to be set out and are unlikely to be made.<p>Yet …

Armed Forces

The world bodypainting festival 2017 – in pictures

In the small town of Klagenfurt, Austria, artists from around the world have gathered to take part in the 20th world bodypainting festival and competition. It runs from 28-30 July and also includes fashion shows, music events and food and lifestyle markets

Homelessness in Hawaii grows, defying image of paradise

Two days before the city planned to dismantle her sidewalk home, Kionina Kaneso had no idea where she and her daughter and grandchildren would sleep.<p>A full-time fast-food worker, Kaneso had bad experiences at shelters before and was hesitant to live in another, ending up instead in one of the …

Oregon gunman was kicked out of Army, studied mass shooters

The 26-year-old gunman who opened fire on fellow students in his community college English class, killing nine people, was an Army boot camp dropout who studied mass shooters before becoming one himself.<p>A day after the rampage in this Oregon timber town, authorities said Christopher Sean …

China 'building third airstrip on disputed South China Sea islands'

Satellite photographs appear to show China building a third airstrip on Mischief Reef - one of several artificial islands China has created in the Spratly archipelago<p>China appears to be building a third airstrip in contested territory in the South China Sea, a US expert said on Monday, citing …

China

J.P.Narain (@jpnarain4) | Twitter

J.P.Narain Retweeted onlinebanksguide<p>See my complaints of 11.7.2018&19.7.2018on mail to Rajnees Kumar Chairman SBI. My problem has not been solved so …

Powerful earthquake hits Indonesia's Papua

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake has hit Indonesia's Papua region, the US Geological Survey says.<p>The quake struck at 6.41am on Monday, almost 250km west of the provincial capital Jayapura.<p>No tsunami warning was issued after the quake, which struck inland, and Indonesia's national disaster agency said …

Hawkesworth wins NDP nomination in Calgary-Foothills

Bob Hawkesworth won the NDP nomination in Calgary-Foothills Monday night, getting a second shot at becoming an MLA — this time in government.<p>The …

Canada

Oracle is using 'the nuclear option' to sell its cloud software

Oracle seems to be depending on aggressive sales tactics to boost revenues in its cloud computing sales, trying desperately to sever its dealings with on-premise software license sales, a complicated soup of various legal agreements tied to their products and services.<p>Of course, this tactic isn't …

Salesforce

A river ran through it

THE “Out of Africa” model of humanity’s spread is now about as well established as anything can be which attempts to describe what happened 60,000 …