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Port Charlotte bomb threat leads to students arrest

Port Charlotte bomb threat leads to students arrest That's what he said, he didn't like them. Later Friday morning, the district said that Cynthiana police confirmed the threat and that the suspect was in custody. State police responded to the 14-year-old suspect's home, where they took statements from the student and parents, determining that the student was "threatening to come to school today with weapons with rifles and shoot four students", ... [Full Article...]

Republic Day: Rahul Gandhi given sixth row seat, Congress livid

Republic Day: Rahul Gandhi given sixth row seat, Congress livid He is also the president of India's largest opposition party. The controversy doesn't seem to rest as Congress hit back BJP saying that the party should apologise for the derogatory remarks made by its spokesperson. "The Modi government's cheap politics is for all to see". Rao added that there is no "Congress rule" in the country, but Gandhi thinks he is a "super Very Very Important Person". [Full Article...]

GST collection sees rise after two months

GST collection sees rise after two months It then climbed to Rs92,150 crore in September, only to dip to Rs 83,346 crore in October and further drop to Rs 80,808 crore in November. Despite improvements, the government has still not been able to meet its targets. The highest GST collection was in July: Rs 94,000 crore. This slump in collections has been the biggest worry of the finance ministry. December was the sixth month since the... [Full Article...]

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hoists Tricolour at Kerala school

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hoists Tricolour at Kerala school BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan, state RSS and BJP leaders along with many Sangh Parivar workers were present at the function. The school that follows CBSE syllabus is not bound by the state government's order, they said. On Independence Day past year, Mr. Bhagwat kicked up a row when he hoisted the national flag at the Karnakiamman Higher Secondary school, a government-aided institution... [Full Article...]

Billionaire Canadian couple's mysterious death being treated as murder, Toronto police say

Billionaire Canadian couple's mysterious death being treated as murder, Toronto police say There were no signs of a break-in at the home leading to the conclusion that whoever killed the couple had a key or were otherwise allowed into the residence. The murder-suicide theory was hinted at when, on the night the bodies were discovered, Toronto police officers made statements on the record to reporters indicating that no suspects were being sought and there were no signs of forced entry... [Full Article...]

The New Air Force One Refrigerators Will Cost Almost $24 Million

The New Air Force One Refrigerators Will Cost Almost $24 Million An Air Force spokesperson added that while the system is regularly serviced, "reliability has decreased with failures increasing, especially in hot/humid environments". However, Eric Schultz, a former White House deputy press secretary under former President Barack Obama , tweeted Friday "we would have been impeached" if the repairs were made under the previous administration. [Full Article...]

Tight security, communication blockade mark Republic Day celebrations in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Tight security, communication blockade mark Republic Day celebrations in Indian-controlled Kashmir It was a case of misinterpreting an intelligence input by the Jammu and Kashmir police who were informed by central security agencies that a Pune-based girl, who was detained on various occasions by the ATS Pune, had shifted her base to the Valley and that surveillance needs to be mounted. [Full Article...]

Refugees a few times, Rohingya fear return to Myanmar

Refugees a few times, Rohingya fear return to Myanmar Richardson also accused Daw Aung San Suu Kyi of disparaging United Nations and human rights workers, INGOs as well as the worldwide community. Aung San Suu Kyi was with us. Suu Kyi's government said on Friday it did not want discuss the details of the exchange between Suu Kyi and Richardson any further. Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak, Indonesia's President Joko Widodo, Myanmar's Stat... [Full Article...]

Trump in Davos: 'America First does not mean America alone'

Trump in Davos: 'America First does not mean America alone' Many individuals associate the Davos World Economic Forum with "global elites", Kernen said. He added: "Come to America, where you can innovate, create and build". Because, in the end, unfair trade undermines us all. DONALD TRUMP: If you're telling me they're terrible people, awful racist people, I would certainly apologize, if you'd like me to do that. [Full Article...]

At least 31 killed in fire at South Korean hospital

At least 31 killed in fire at South Korean hospital At one point, the presidential Blue House put it at 41, before authorities lowered it to 37, blaming double counting. Yonhap news agency says the death toll has reached 33, but the official couldn't immediately confirm the report. "There were so many aged patients on other floors..." The hospital said that current law did not require the building to have a sprinkler system. It is South Korea's... [Full Article...]

Colombia's Santos Says He Will Not Recognize Results of Venezuela's Presidential Elections

Colombia's Santos Says He Will Not Recognize Results of Venezuela's Presidential Elections The announcement comes after the European Union imposed a travel ban and froze the assets of seven senior Venezuelan officials. Santos, who has criticized the Venezuelan government many times in the past, warned before the constituent assembly elections previous year that he would not recognize the results. [Full Article...]

No.2 beats No. 1 in women's final

No.2 beats No. 1 in women's final I am shaking it's very emotional. In the process, she regained the world No 1 spot to her opponent, but this was more about losing something else - the stigma of reaching the top of the rankings without winning one of the sport's four biggest prizes. [Full Article...]

Arshi will soon make Bollywood debut with Prabhas

Arshi will soon make Bollywood debut with Prabhas Bigg Boss 11 might be over but it's now that the contestants have started partying. Recently, Arshi Khan threw a big bash for the Bigg Boss 11 family. However, no confirmation has come from Prabhas. Before entering the house, Shilpa had been dealing with many controversies the recent one being the tiff between her and the producer of Bhabi Ji Ghar Pe Hai, there were even reports of cold war... [Full Article...]

Clinton Refused to Fire Adviser Accused of Harassment

Clinton Refused to Fire Adviser Accused of Harassment He also rubbed a 30-year-old staffer's shoulders, kissed her forehead, and sent her suggestive emails, sources say. Clinton instead docked Strider's pay and ordered he undergo counseling, according to the Times . Strider's supervision. The New York Times spoke with eight former campaign officials, who were not previously willing to come forward until the rise of the #MeToo movement . [Full Article...]

United States expands sanctions list against Russian Federation due to Ukraine situation

United States expands sanctions list against Russian Federation due to Ukraine situation Siemens itself has not been targeted by the United States , and the company has said it was suing a Russian state-owned energy company. "Continuing efforts to exert pressure on our country, the USA imposed additional sanctions against a number of Russian citizens and companies under the far-fetched pretext of Russia's involvement in the Ukrainian crisis", the ministry said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent shoots, kills man during raid on Texas home

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent shoots, kills man during raid on Texas home The child said he heard the two men say the boy's uncle, who was not home at that time, owed them money. After tying up the boy and his father and ransacking the house, they left with the father, the station reports. Jimmy Tony Sanchez, 38; Nicholas Chase Cunningham, 42; and Sophia Perez Heath , 35, were arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping. "They said it was a police-involved shooting... [Full Article...]

Paris Is Flooded With Rats As the Seine River Continues to Rise

Paris Is Flooded With Rats As the Seine River Continues to Rise But even once the water levels start to recede, forecasters say it will be a slow process, since much of the ground in northern France is already waterlogged. In Paris the Seine flows through a deep channel, limiting the potential flooding damage to riverside structures. By midday on Friday the water was up to the Zouave's thighs. [Full Article...]

Kent Hehr out of Liberal cabinet, accused of inappropriate sexual remarks

Kent Hehr out of Liberal cabinet, accused of inappropriate sexual remarks Trudeau, who was in Davos, Switzerland when the news broke, has accepted Hehr's resignation from cabinet "pending the outcome of the investigation". Pollster and social media analyst Bruce Cameron, a friend of Hehr's who has advised him on past provincial and federal campaigns, said the accusations against the MP don't fit with the person he knows. [Full Article...]

China reveals 'Polar Silk Road' ambition in Arctic policy white paper

China reveals 'Polar Silk Road' ambition in Arctic policy white paper A report by the US State Department's International Security Advisory Board in 2016 said China's pursuit of energy resources in the Arctic conflicted with multinational efforts to protect the environment and limit the effects of climate change. [Full Article...]

Syria opposition to boycott Russian peace talks

Syria opposition to boycott Russian peace talks Russian Federation has in the meantime been sponsoring parallel peace talks alongside Iran and Turkey since early a year ago, and had invited some 1,600 people to a peace congres in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on January 29 and 30 to begin hammering out a constitution for post-war Syria. [Full Article...]


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