DHS to extend protections for Haitians 6 months

Temporary "protected status" has been extended for another six months for thousands of Haitians who fled to the United States after their island was ravaged by an natural disaster in 2010. And Kelly cites are other signs of improvement: The governm... More..

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by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Turkey summons U.S. envoy over 'security lapses' in Erdogan visit

He added: "Either the European Union keeps its promises to us, grants free movement [in the Schengen zone], sends the aid which they committed for refugees, and lift the blocks on opening and closing [accession...More..

Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he lied
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he lied

Democrats are expressing alarm at a report alleging that President Donald Trump asked two top intelligence officials to publicly deny collusion between the Russians and the Trump campaign in the 2016 election. ...More..

Trump Admin Regrets Erasing Israeli Territory From US Maps
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump Admin Regrets Erasing Israeli Territory From US Maps

Israel had previously sought to insist on Netanyahu accompanying Trump, to which U.S. consular officials noted that the Western Wall is in occupied territory and that it wasn't Israel's call either way. During ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

No time for Brexit delays, says UK's May as poll lead slips

While Labour has pledged to not increase taxes for everyone aside from high earners, the Tories have avoided promising not to raise any taxes aside from VAT. The Electoral Commission told the Press Associatio...More..

Check eamcet.tsche.ac.in to access TS EAMCET Results 2017
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Check eamcet.tsche.ac.in to access TS EAMCET Results 2017

While, 1,41,054 registered for the engineering exam, 79,013 registered for the pharmacy and agriculture entrance courses. On the Home Page, click on Telangana EAMCET Results 2017 link. This means the studen...More..

Instagram & Snapchat, the most detrimental social networking app for teenagers
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Instagram & Snapchat, the most detrimental social networking app for teenagers

Keracher says the platform should let users know that images have been manipulated or altered, indicate them using a disclaimer, so that users don't take the images on face value. Social media has the ability t...More..

Pakistan authorities seize 20 kg heroin on London-bound flight
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Pakistan authorities seize 20 kg heroin on London-bound flight

The heroin was concealed in the catering galley of the flight PK-785. The drugs were being smuggled into the aircraft via catering auto. In a joint operation by the Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) and the Airpor...More..

Saharanpur violence: Dalit groups protest at Jantar Mantar
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Saharanpur violence: Dalit groups protest at Jantar Mantar

Despite being denied permission by Delhi Police to hold a rally, protesters dressed in blue gathered on the call of Bhim Army Ekta Mission, led by 30-year-old lawyer Chandrashekhar to fight against "oppressio...More..

Delhi University Admissions 2017: Registration begins from Monday 5 PM
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Delhi University Admissions 2017: Registration begins from Monday 5 PM

The registration for academic session 2017-18, for approximately 54,000 seats in 62 affiliated colleges, is likely to end on June 12. "The help desk will work on all days during the entire admission process", o...More..

Air Pollution Could Be Ruining Your Sleep
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Air Pollution Could Be Ruining Your Sleep

This was used to calculate "sleep efficiency"-a measure of the percentage of time in bed spent asleep vs. awake". The highest levels of PM 2.5s increased the odds of poor sleep by almost 50 percent. They foun...More..

Video shows OR girl struggling to stand after partial tick paralysis
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Video shows OR girl struggling to stand after partial tick paralysis

In a Facebook post about the incident, Lewis wrote , "The doctor talked to us for a minute and said over the past 15 years he had seen about 7 or 8 children her age with identical symptoms and more than like...More..

Senators: Deputy AG knew of Comey firing before writing memo
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Senators: Deputy AG knew of Comey firing before writing memo

For the pinch hitters of USA mainstream media, Robert Mueller's appointment as a special counsel to oversee the F.B.I.'s investigation into possible collusion between Donald Trump's 2016 Presidential campaign a...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Meghan Markle attends Pippa Middleton's wedding reception as Prince Harry's date

Pippa wore a lace-encrusted creation from British designer Giles Deacon, who said in a statement issued by Middleton's publicist, Jo Milloy, that he was "thrilled" to work with Pippa on her wedding dress. The...More..

Jaitley sues Kejriwal for Rs 10cr again
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Jaitley sues Kejriwal for Rs 10cr again

Jaitley filed a fresh Rs 10 crore suit against Kejriwal after his advocate Ram Jethamalani allegedly called the current Finance and Defence Minister a "crook", according to an Indian Express report. Jaitley sou...More..

Researchers consider Zika virus for brain cancer treatment
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Researchers consider Zika virus for brain cancer treatment

Bulstrode's experiments will involve testing the Zika against glioblastoma cells in a dish and on mice models. Scientists at the University of Cambridge are to test whether the Zika virus can be used to des...More..

Mourinho seals winning record on 250th Premier League game
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Mourinho seals winning record on 250th Premier League game

He's a strong guy. "He needs to play on Sunday because he has not trained or played for a while", Mourinho said after the Frenchman joined the players at an open training session. "But I'd like us to fight for ...More..

No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise

America's top pediatricians are advising parents not to give fruit juice to children during their first year of life. Children ages 1 to 4 need one cup of fruit a day, and up to 4 ounces of that can come from...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Senior White House aide 'person of interest' in Russian Federation probe

Trump has denied he asked Comey to do that, though Comey wrote a memo after their encounter memorializing Trump's words to that effect ("I hope you can let this go"), according to sources close to the for...More..

Sushant Singh Rajput supports writers' rights
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Sushant Singh Rajput supports writers' rights

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput says he is unperturbed by what's written in the media about his personal life as he understands the game of sensationalism. So, I've definitely improved in a way that now people are w...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Stricter cigarette packaging rules come into force in UK

The United Kingdom became the second to pass similar legislation, on 20 May previous year, with Ireland and France following suit. The measures were brought in a year ago but retailers were given time to ...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Israeli Jews Say, It's Our Jerusalem!

The minister's office, which spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the visit, told CNN that a number of ministers meant to skip the arrival ceremony at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport be...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Passport computer software failure at airports causes delays for worldwide travellers

Photos uploaded to social media show enormous queues of people snaking the length of airport foyers in Sydney and Melbourne. New Zealand airports suffered similar problems, with both Auckland and Wellingto...More..

Texas revives transgender 'bathroom bill' for public schools
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Texas revives transgender 'bathroom bill' for public schools

If the House doesn't approve HB 21 as amended by the Senate, the $530 million does not go to public schools, Taylor said. The chamber's last-minute traction on the bathroom legislation follows Lt. Members of ...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Iran's Zarif urges Trump to discuss avoiding another 9/11 with Saudis

Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, advised U.S. President Donald Trump to discuss how to avoid another September 11 attack with the Saudi hosts of his first official visit overseas, Zarif wrote in a...More..