BJP reaches out to Opposition for support for Ram Nath Kovind

Khandu seconded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's observation that Kovind "will make an exceptional President". They also claimed that the BJP fielding Kovind has "not hurt" the unity among the 17 opposition parties. Naidu was also entrusted with... More..

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Canadian woman requesting 'white doctor' in racist tirade shut down by bystanders
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Canadian woman requesting 'white doctor' in racist tirade shut down by bystanders

After complaining about a five-and-a-half hour wait time, several others in the waiting room tell her to "go to the hospital". CBC Toronto tried to identify the woman to give her a chance to respond to the ...More..

Boy hospitalised after fidget spinner mishap
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Boy hospitalised after fidget spinner mishap

A young Sydney boy was rushed to hospital after swallowing part of a fidget spinner - the latest toy craze sweeping Australian playgrounds. "The side of the spinner was cracked and when he spun it, the ...More..

Pakistan break jinx, trounce India in dream final
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Pakistan break jinx, trounce India in dream final

Amir (6-2-16-3) then tormented the Indian batsmen with a devastating first spell and eventually the defending champions were bundled out for 158 in only 30.3 overs. He also felt that Fakhar Zaman , who score...More..

PGA Tour to start blood testing in October
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

PGA Tour to start blood testing in October

The Tour will still use urine testing to combat anti-doping but the added use of blood testing will detect substances such as human growth hormone. The Tour will maintain a comprehensive Therapeutic Use Exe...More..

When exactly is the first day of summer?
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

When exactly is the first day of summer?

While the sun does stay in the sky longer on the day of summer solstice, it rises earliest a few days before, and sets latest a few days later. The summer solstice, which falls between spring and autumn, star...More..

Williamson 12th man in Trophy team
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

India, strong favourites to retain the title, were outplayed in every aspect of the game by a revitalised Pakistan side who they crushed in the group stage of the tournament two weeks ago. Arthur played down hi...More..

Half of Canadians likely to get cancer
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Half of Canadians likely to get cancer

Telfer says there's reason for optimism because cancer is being detected earlier now than it ever has been - and treatments are more personalized and less invasive. Pancreatic cancer has the lowest survival rat...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after United States downs Syrian jet

Rhetoric between the United States and Russian Federation has escalated since an American jet shot down a Syrian plane on Sunday. The U.S. military confirmed a U.S. Ryan Dillon, spokesman for Operation Inhere...More..

Low Back Pain? Try Yoga
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Low Back Pain? Try Yoga

With all those different positions and contortions, some might think yoga would aggravate back pain , which is an issue for millions of Americans. One person who might agree is 74-year-old Judith Zaborowski,...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Four share lead at US Open

You can still make birdies out there. The 2015 U.S. Open champion continued to struggle with his putter, posting a four-over 76 for the third round. 9 and 10 and again at 17 and 18 left him with a 2-over 74 a...More..

Hike becomes first messenger app in India to launch mobile payments
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Hike becomes first messenger app in India to launch mobile payments

It works on a first come first serve basis and when sent, expires within 24 hours. The biggest update of Hike 5.0, the Hike Wallet will enable users free and instant money transfer . Interestingly, Chine...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Recording: Police shout 'get back' before shooting of woman

At a vigil Sunday night, family identified the woman as Charleena Lyles , reported the Times , and said she had a history of mental health struggles. The Seattle Police Department released more informat...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Novadaq Technologies Inc (NVDQ) Earns Buy Rating from Canaccord Genuity

With a regulatory deadline coming in the next month, shareholders won't have to wait much longer before they'll finally get an answer to the long-standing question, which has remained unresolved since Walgreens...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

West Indies annouces 13-member squad for 1st two ODIs against India

According to ESPNcricinfo , the selectors chose to retain the same squad in order to maintain continuity, after they drew the three-match series versus Afghanistan 1-1. The squad for the Jason Holder's ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

U.S. top court to hear Wisconsin appeal in electoral map dispute

Constitution. Democrats in Maryland drew plenty of crazily shaped districts to help their party in 2011 - its Third District has been likened to a " praying mantis " - but a federal lawsuit challenging th...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders

The scoring was opened already on the fifth minute - Lars Stindl after the transfer of Julian Brandt scored his debut goal in the shirt of Germany . "In the next game, if we don't get the three points, it'...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Group protesting Sharia Law met with counter protesters

Its highly effective grassroots campaign has resulted in more than 13 states introducing bills to ban Shariah law even though there would be clear constitutional constraints to somehow making religious law supe...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

U.S. shoot-down of Syrian jet prompts Russian threat

Russia's defense ministry also said Monday it is suspending coordination with the United States in Syria over so-called "de-confliction zones" after the incident. The Syrian government this month marched int...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Iran supreme leader says attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis

Seven people were arrested on accusations of "providing support for the terrorist team", according to reports carried Saturday by two online news agencies for Iranian television and the judiciary in Alborz prov...More..

79 now presumed to have died in London fire
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

79 now presumed to have died in London fire

The death toll now stands at 58 - the deadliest fire since the second world war - but it is believed this will rise as firefighters continue the painstaking recovery operation. Khan described the fire as a...More..

Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition is Upgraded, Watched Baseball Game
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition is Upgraded, Watched Baseball Game

Scalise, 51, was among four people shot by a gunman identified as James Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Ill., who died after a shootout with police. He has undergone several surgeries since Wednesday's shootin...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Attorney: Trump not under investigation

As acting attorney general in matters related to the presidential election - due to Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal - Rosenstein has oversight over Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who The Washingto...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Van attack on London Muslims suggests new polarization

Ali Habib, a 23-year-old student, said residents were upset that Monday's attack wasn't portrayed in the same light as other attacks across Britain. The first statement describing it as a " terrorist attack " c...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

For Some, Senate Healthcare Bill Looks Like 'Life or Death'

McConnell, in a Senate floor speech, said Obamacare has increased costs and reduced choice, causing Americans to drop coverage. President Donald Trump privately called the House bill " mean " last week ....More..