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Bihar Class 10 results declared: Prem Kumar is topper with 93% marks

Bihar Class 10 results declared: Prem Kumar is topper with 93% marks A year ago the passing percentage of 10 class was 44.60%. Your Bihar Board Class 10 Result will be displayed on the screen. Only 30.11 percent of students passed the test in the Science stream as the results, declared by the Bihar School Examination Board Chairman Anand Kishore , showed. [Full Article...]

Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 79

Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 79 Cundy said the search and recovery operation was ongoing in the burnt-out 24-storey tower, which was built in 1974 and had received a major refurbishment that was completed previous year. It is really hard to describe the devastation the fire caused. The group said: "In our meeting at Downing Street, we explained to the Prime Minister the anger of all residents towards the management of the esta... [Full Article...]

Jason Greenblatt visits home of slain Israeli policewoman, Western Wall

Jason Greenblatt visits home of slain Israeli policewoman, Western Wall JERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner , has arrived for a daylong visit aimed at restarting long-dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. The extensive construction in the meantime has focused on expanding existing settlements. Kushner landed today and joined Greenblatt, who has been in Israel since Monday. [Full Article...]

In Iraq's Mosul, Islamic State group destroys iconic mosque

Army Maj. "This is a crime against the people of Mosul and all of Iraq, and is an example of why this brutal organization must be annihilated", Martin said. In July 2014, extremists in Mosul destroyed what was believed to be the tomb of Jonah, a key figure in Christianity, Judaism and Islam, among others. [Full Article...]

Turkish troops arrive in Qatar amid Gulf tensions

Within hours of Tillerson's comments on June 9, Trump called Qatar a "funder of terrorism at a very high level". He will remain engaged, Nauert said , but wants results. In addition to diplomatic isolation, other measures taken included closing Qatar's only land border, banning its planes from using their airspace and barring Qatari nationals from transiting through their airports. [Full Article...]

Russian opposition figure detained amid protests

Some activists made quacking sounds or held up plastic ducks, which have become a symbol of the anti-corruption rallies since a Navalny expose early this year alleged the prime minister had built a house for the waterfowl at one of his estates. [Full Article...]

Teacher Arrested after Admitting to Having Sex with Student in Her Car

Teacher Arrested after Admitting to Having Sex with Student in Her Car Laura Ramos , 31, was charged Tuesday with second-degree sexual assault, according to the Connecticut Post . Ramos, however, eventually confessed to having sex with the teen a "handful of times" between December 2016 through April. Immediately upon being dropped off, the victim told her foster mother that the bus driver had touched her genitals, according to the warrant. Ramos is due in cou... [Full Article...]

Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Mueller Without Good Cause

Russia's cyberattack on the US electoral system before Donald Trump's election was far more widespread than has been publicly revealed, including incursions into voter databases and software systems in nearly twice as many states as previously reported . [Full Article...]

Global displacement hits record high due to war, persecution

The Secretary General of the Norwegian Refugee Council has called for worldwide support for Uganda that received the largest number of new refugees a year ago, more than half a million people . Developing regions host 84% of the world's refugees . This file photo taken on June 4, 2017 shows a girl resting with other Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) on a mat in the Kasai Province in Kik... [Full Article...]

Macron's party buries French establishment

The Socialists, the party of former President Francois Hollande , won just 7.4 per cent. If confirmed in the final round next Sunday the poll would give Macron a huge mandate to reform the French economy, as well as strengthening his hand in European diplomacy. [Full Article...]

It's So Hot, Your Flight May be Canceled — PALM SPRINGS

It's So Hot, Your Flight May be Canceled — PALM SPRINGS The highest temperature ever in Palm Springs is 123, which has happened four times, the last time in 1995. As the global climate changes , air travel disruptions are likely to become more frequent, researchers say , potentially making air travel costlier and less predictable with a greater risk of injury to travelers from increased turbulence . [Full Article...]

UAE Seeking 'Change of Policy, Not Regime' in Qatar

UAE Seeking 'Change of Policy, Not Regime' in Qatar Muscat: Doha-based Qatar Airways announced on Wednesday that all three flights operated by the airline on Tuesday to bring passengers from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) to Qatar have successfully reached Doha. Qatar denies trying to pay ransom money to secure the release of the hostages, although foreign minister al-Thani said it sent money "to support the authorities in the release of Qatari... [Full Article...]

US spy satellites detect activity at North Korean nuclear test site

US spy satellites detect activity at North Korean nuclear test site Like other high-ranking USA officials, Portman also criticized North Korea's treatment of Warmbier as "appalling". "I think the president is signaling some frustration", former USA ambassador to South Korea Christopher Hill told MSNBC. [Full Article...]

New Version of US-Japan Interceptor Fails to Shoot Down Missile

New Version of US-Japan Interceptor Fails to Shoot Down Missile Missile Defense Agency. On Wednesday evening local time, a medium-range ballistic missile was sacked from the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Kauai, Hawaii , the MDA said in an official statement about the test. The system is created to operate as part of the ship- and land-based Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense system. North Korea has recently tested both types of missiles. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump drives golf cart on green

Donald Trump drives golf cart on green Bedminster is home to Trump National Golf Club in Somerset County, New Jersey. 'It's the only place he could drive on the green, huh?' remarks Frank. POTUS then pulls up to the guests filming and engages them in conversation. Jon Levin pointed out that Trump golf cart is clearly marked with a " President Trump " sign. [Full Article...]

I would speak under oath on Comey

And on the sensitive subject of leaks, Comey revealed that to "prompt the appointment of a special counsel ", he had used a cut-out to share with The New York Times details of a memo recounting Trump's February 14 request, "I hope you can let this go", referring to the FBI investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn . [Full Article...]

Dem says 'we can do better' than GOP health plan

It would largely retain the subsidies Obama provided to help millions buy insurance, which are pegged mostly to people's incomes and the premiums they pay. She took issue with how the Senate bill , starting in 2025, used a rate of growth for federal funding for Medicaid that is significantly slower than the typical increases of costs for the program. [Full Article...]

Taliban storm Afghan police compound, kill 5 police

Taliban storm Afghan police compound, kill 5 police On 11 June, the Taliban claimed responsibility for a similar operation in the east of the country, perpetrated by an infected Afghan soldier who had killed three USA soldiers and wounded a fourth in an operation in eastern Nangarhar province, Of the fighters of the Islamic State group. [Full Article...]

White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph Spending on the race reached at least US$57 million (S$79 million), almost twice the last record, said the Centre for Responsive Politics, a watchdog. But Pelosi defended her record of leadership Thursday during a news conference , calling herself a "master legislator". "I certainly hope the Democrats do not force Nancy P out". [Full Article...]

Ruckus in Punjab Assembly; AAP, SAD MLAs suspended for a day

Ruckus in Punjab Assembly; AAP, SAD MLAs suspended for a day Even as marshals rushed to stop the AAP MLAs, they were brushed aside by the AAP and Akali legislators who were shouting slogans. MLAs of AAP, the main Opposition party, and an MLA of its alliance partner LIP, shouted slogans against the the Congress government and the Speaker. [Full Article...]


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