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Haryana Congress Expels 16 For Contesting Against Official Nominees

Haryana Congress chief Kumari Selja today expelled 16 people from the party for contesting against its official nominees in the October 21 assembly polls....

Haryana Congress Expels 16 For Contesting Against Official Nominees

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BJP's False Promises Exposed: Haryana Congress Leader Senior Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday said the days of the "anti-people" BJP government in Haryana are numbered and people have made up their mind to throw them out of power in the......
02:51, 2019-09-16

Independent MLA, Lok Dal Leaders Join Congress Ahead Of Haryana Polls In a boost to the Congress ahead of assembly elections in Haryana, an Independent MLA and four Indian National Lok Dal leaders joined the party on Sunday in the presence of senior leaders....
02:51, 2019-09-16

Congress Announces Names For Remaining 6 Seats In Haryana Polls The Congress on Thursday announced the names of its remaining six candidates for the October 21 assembly polls in Haryana, hours after it released a list of 84 nominees....
14:00, 2019-10-03

Congress Releases List Of 84 Candidates For Haryana Assembly Polls The Congress late Wednesday night released its list for 84 candidates for the upcoming Haryana Assembly elections, fielding all its sitting MLAs except one....
06:00, 2019-10-03

"Congress Crisis Due To Internal Contradiction": Ex-Haryana Chief Quits Sulking Haryana Congress leader Ashok Tanwar, who was removed as the party's state chief last month, has resigned from the Congress just two weeks before state elections....
13:34, 2019-10-05

Senior Congress Leaders Missing From Campaign In Maharashtra, Haryana Even as assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana are less than three weeks away, the top leadership of the Congress is yet to hit the campaign trail in the two states where it aspires to wrest......
23:34, 2019-10-02

Congress Issues 10-Point Norm For Haryana Ticket Aspirants The Congress has issued 10-point criteria for the ticket-seekers for the Haryana Assembly elections to be held on October 21. The party also extended the deadline for submission of forms for party......
00:00, 2019-09-23

Former Haryana Minister Sampat Singh Quits Congress, May Join BJP Former Haryana Finance Minister and senior Congress leader Prof Sampat Singh on Monday resigned from the Congress alleging he has not been given his due in the party....
19:34, 2019-10-07

Haryana Congress MLA Files Nomination Before Candidate List Announced Even though Congress has not announced its candidate list for the upcoming Haryana Assembly elections yet, party MLA Anand Singh Dangi on Tuesday filed the nomination papers here saying he does not......
02:34, 2019-10-02

In Haryana Fight, BJP Banks On Citizens' List, Congress Weighs Options An exercise to filter out illegal immigrants similar to the one carried out in Assam is likely to be one of the major political issues in Haryana as parties step up their state election campaign in......
14:34, 2019-09-21

Congress's Bhupinder Hooda, After Havan, Files Haryana Polls Nomination Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today performed a havan before filing his nomination to contest the October 21 state election. The Congress leader, his wife and relatives were seen......
15:17, 2019-10-04

Ashok Tanwar, Ex-Haryana Congress Chief, Resigns From Party Before Polls Sulking Haryana Congress leader Ashok Tanwar, who was removed as the party's state chief last month, has resigned from the Congress just two weeks before state elections....
11:34, 2019-10-05

Ahead Of Haryana Polls, Leader From OP Chautala's Party Joins Congress In a setback to Om Prakash Chautala's Indian National Lok Dal, days before the October 21 Haryana Assembly polls, party MP Charanjeet Singh Rori joined the Congress on Tuesday....
18:51, 2019-10-08

Congress Leader Kuldeep Bishnoi Homes Searched By Officials In Haryana The Income-Tax department officers on Tuesday carried out simultaneous searches at homes of Congress leader Kuldeep Bishnoi in Hisar and Mandi Adampur in Haryana....
15:34, 2019-07-23

Shawn Mendes, Ed Sheeran and Khalid Are 2019 People's Choice Awards Nominees: See All the Male Artist Nominees! Ready, set, vote! Today, E! announced the nominees for the 2019 E! People's Choice Awards and it's time for you to vote for your favorite hitmakers--as well as your picks for......
01:34, 2019-09-05

Klopp and Lampard contesting Super Cup glory "The Champions League winners Liverpool take on the Europa League champions Chelsea at Besiktas\u0027 Vodafone Park on Wednesday night to decide who will lift the 44th UEFA Super Cup. It\u0027s Klopp vs Lampard. Who will come out on top?"...
01:51, 2019-08-14

Top Intel official indicates Congress will be apprised of Barr review SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The country’s No. 2 intelligence official indicated Tuesday that the clandestine community would comply with congressional requests to inform lawmakers about the extent of Attorney General William Barr's probe into the origins of the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign. ...
04:34, 2019-06-05

Madhya Pradesh Congress Wants BJP Leader To Apologise To Official He Hit The Madhya Pradesh Congress on Thursday demanded that BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya publicly apologise to the civic official whom he assaulted with a cricket bat last month, and to the people of his......
18:17, 2019-07-18

Think I Will Quit Parliament, Contesting UP Elections: Azam Khan Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Ramgarh MP Azam Khan on Sunday said that he is thinking of quitting his parliamentary post and contest in the next Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections....
00:00, 2019-06-03

"Gandhigiri" Of Congress After BJP Leader Hits Official In Madhya Pradesh Congress leaders in Damoh, Madhya Pradesh, visited municipal offices and handed out roses to the officials there requesting them to get back to work and serve the people....
01:51, 2019-07-04

White House will release whistleblower complaint to Congress: official The White House is preparing to release a whistleblower complaint reportedly concerning a phone call President Donald Trump had with his Ukrainian counterpart, an administration official said on Tuesday....
02:51, 2019-09-25

Border crisis must be fixed by Congress, top official says after migrant teen dies in US custody After a teen migrant died in U.S. custody, it is Congress' responsibility to "step up" and provide proper funding for the Border Patrol's processing duties....
23:51, 2019-05-22

The WNBA Players Association Is Contesting Riquna Williams's Domestic-Violence Suspension On Tuesday, the WNBA issued a statement announcing that Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams would be suspended for 10 games as a result of an incident of suspected domestic violence in December, which led to Williams’s arrest on April 29 of this year. Williams allegedly broke into a home in Pal...
22:01, 2019-07-17

Indian Congress party official sounds alarm on party’s fate A senior leader of India’s main opposition Congress party says the party’s struggles are to the point where it may not be able to win key upcoming state elections or ensure its own future...
10:17, 2019-10-08

U.S. expels two of Cuba's U.N. diplomats, citing 'influence operations' The Trump administration on Thursday ordered the expulsion from the United States of two members of Cuba's delegation to the United Nations and restricted travel of the remaining mission members to Manhattan, drawing strong condemnation from Havana....
01:51, 2019-09-20

US expels Cuban diplomats ahead of UN General Assembly The US has expelled two members of Havana's mission to the UN for allegedly attempting to "conduct influence operations." Others have been restricted from leaving Manhattan. Cuba called the expulsions "unjustified."...
03:51, 2019-09-20

| Israel expels Filipino worker with Israeli-born son: NGO A Filipino migrant worker and her Israeli-born teenage son were in the process of being deported from Israel, an NGO lobbying for children of migrants has said....
22:17, 2019-08-12

Pakistan expels Indian ambassador over Kashmir dispute Pakistan's National Security Committee has decided to downgrade diplomatic ties and suspend trade with India. The Hindu-nationalist government in India abolished the autonomous status of its part of Kashmir on Monday....
18:34, 2019-08-07

India's ruling party expels politician accused of rape BJP’s Kuldeep Singh Sengar sacked days after car crash left alleged victim critically injuredIndia’s ruling party has expelled an official accused of rape, days after a deadly car crash left his alleged victim in critical condition.Investigators are examining possible links between Kuldeep Singh Sen...
17:51, 2019-08-01

UK Labour expels ex-Blair spin doctor Alastair Campbell One of the best-known figures in Britain's Labour Party for the last 20 years, Alastair Campbell, says he has been expelled for backing another party in last week's European Parliament election....
22:17, 2019-05-28

Marshall expels convicted student facing 2 more rape charges HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University in West Virginia has expelled a student who was allowed to remain enrolled despite a conviction for a 2016 attack against a female schoolmate. The college’s Wednesday announcement comes as 22-year-old Joseph Chase Hardin faces new sexual assault cha...
17:17, 2019-06-12

BJP Expels 40 Members For "Anti-Party Activities" In Uttarakhand: Report The BJP today expelled 40 members from its Uttarakhand unit for "anti-party activities", news agency ANI reported. Some of the members who were expelled include Rajnish Sharma, Meera Raturi, Mohan......
17:51, 2019-09-29

Maharashtra College Expels 6 Students For Writing To PM, Cites Poll Code The Congress on Saturday complained to the Maharashtra Chief Electoral Officer against the recent "expulsion" of six students by a university citing the model code of conduct, after they wrote to......
18:34, 2019-10-12

State Department Expels Two Cuban Diplomats Over Alleged ‘Influence Operations’ (WASHINGTON) — The U.S. announced Thursday that it is expelling two Cuban diplomats and restricting travel of members of Cuba’s permanent mission to the United Nations as leaders gather from around the world for the annual U.N. General Assembly. The Cuban diplomats who are being expelled...
17:51, 2019-09-20

United States expels 2 Cuban U.N. diplomats for conducting 'influence operations' The United States on Thursday ordered the explosion of two Cuban diplomats assigned to the United Nations while restricting all other members of the delegation to the island of Manhattan....
09:51, 2019-09-20

China Expels Wall Street Journal Reporter After Article on Xi’s Cousin Beijing declined to renew the credentials of a reporter who wrote about an investigation in Australia involving a cousin of China’s leader, Xi Jinping....
20:34, 2019-08-30

China Expels a Wall Street Journal Reporter in Sign of Tougher Line Beijing declined to renew the credentials of a reporter who wrote about an investigation in Australia involving a cousin of China’s leader, Xi Jinping....
14:17, 2019-08-30

See all the 2019 VMA nominees Ladies rule the 2019 Video Music Award nominations, with Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift leading this year's list of contenders for the annual MTV award show at 10 nominations each....
22:34, 2019-07-23

Senate confirms 9 more judicial nominees The Senate on Wednesday confirmed nine more of President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees to the federal bench. The judicial confirmations come as Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has called for the Senate to confirm 19 judges before it leaves Washington for a monthlong recess at the end of this wee...
01:34, 2019-08-01

Trump Taps Two Fed Nominees, One Conventional, the Other Not The president, in a pair of tweets, said he would nominate Judy Shelton, a Fed critic, and Christopher Waller, a St. Louis Fed official, to sit on the Fed board....
03:34, 2019-07-03

PDC Energy says its three nominees re-elected to board PDC Energy Inc said on Wednesday the company's shareholders had re-elected its three nominees to the board, signaling an end to its proxy fight with activist investor Kimmeridge Energy Management Co....
19:17, 2019-05-29

Jarman award nominees – in pictures Named after film-maker Derek Jarman, this award honours artists who use the moving image in a spirit of experimentation. The six nominees, Cécile B Evans, Beatrice Gibson, Mikhail Karikis, Hetain Patel, Imran Perretta and Rehana Zaman, explain their work, as it tours the UK until 8 December Continu...
09:17, 2019-09-26

The NLP/NLU nominees for the Transform AI Innovation Awards Here are the nominees in the NLP/NLU category for the inaugural Transform AI Innovation awards. Transform 2019 will takes place July 10-11 in San Francisco.Read More...
18:51, 2019-07-06

VentureBeat announces the Women in AI award nominees VentureBeat is pleased to announce its first ever Women in AI Awards at Transform 2019, honoring the changemakers in the field of artificial intelligence.Read More...
02:17, 2019-07-04

The AI for Good nominees for the Transform AI Innovation Awards Here are the nominees in the AI for Good category for the inaugural Transform AI Innovation awards. Transform 2019 is July 10-11 in San Francisco.Read More...
23:17, 2019-07-08

Here are the nominees for the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have revealed its nominees for the 71st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards this morning. D’Arcy Carden and Ken Jeong announced this year’s nominees from the Wolf Theatre in Los Angeles (after a heap of the best awkward banter they could muster, bless their hea...
22:00, 2019-07-16

Madhya Pradesh Poll Results Expose New Crisis: Congress Vs Congress Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, who has been fire-fighting over a crisis in the party and government, held a series of meetings today - one with the cabinet colleagues to keep his flock......
23:51, 2019-05-26

The Business Application nominees for the Transform AI Innovation Awards The nominees in the Business Application category for the inaugural Transform AI Innovation awards. Transform 2019 takes place July 10-11 in San Francisco.Read More...
16:00, 2019-07-07

The Startup Spotlight nominees for the Transform AI Innovation Awards Here are the nominees in the Startup Spotlight category for the inaugural Transform AI Innovation awards. Transform 2019 is July 10-11 in San Francisco.Read More...
18:51, 2019-07-09

Three ‘Game of Thrones’ nominees submitted themselves for Emmy consideration There’s surely a lesson in here somewhere about first believing in yourself if you expect anybody else to. Game of Thrones fans are no doubt aware by now that the series, which took its final bow in May, racked up a record-setting 32 Emmy nominations this week — but there’s also a ...
04:51, 2019-07-19

2019 Emmy Nominations: Complete List of Nominees The nominees are... With the 2019 Emmys just two more months away, this year's list of contenders for a coveted golden statue has finally been revealed. On Tuesday morning,......
20:51, 2019-07-16

Look Back at the Best Kiss Nominees at the MTV Movie & TV Awards Through the Years It's time for the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards! In just a few days, MTV will air their annual award show, honoring the best work in movies and TV over the last year. During the......
12:34, 2019-06-15

AAP Issues First List Of 8 Nominees In Maharashtra Ahead of Polls The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has released its first list of eight candidates for the October 21 assembly polls in Maharashtra, marking the Delhi-based outfit's debut in the assembly contest in the state....
01:51, 2019-09-25

U.S. senator says he's blocking USDA nominees over biofuel waivers Senator John Kennedy of oil refining state Louisiana is blocking the confirmation of three senior appointees to the Department of Agriculture until the department butts out of parts of the administration’s biofuels policy, according to a letter he sent this week to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue...
03:00, 2019-06-29

2019 Latin AMAs: The Complete List of Nominees We're just over one month away from the 2019 Latin AMAs! The fifth annual award ceremony will take place on Thursday, Oct. 17, airing live from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.......
16:51, 2019-09-04

Trump announces nominees to fill two vacant Fed seats U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday the names of two nominees to fill vacant posts on the Federal Reserve Board, after two of his earlier choices withdrew from consideration in the face of criticism....
02:51, 2019-07-03

Who will win? PGA Tour announces Player, Rookie of the Year nominees The 2018-19 PGA Tour season is over, and now all eyes are on the end of the year honors after final nominees were announced for top player and rookie.       ...
01:34, 2019-08-29

Emmy winners 2019: Complete list with nominees TV’s finest will strike gold Sunday at the 2019 Emmy Awards on Fox. Will “Game of Thrones” scorch the competition like a scorned dragon? Can Sandra Oh make history as the first Asian-American woman to win an Emmy for best actress? Will Julia Louis-Dreyfus reap a record-setting nint...
04:34, 2019-09-23

The Computer Vision nominees for the Transform AI Innovation Awards Here are the nominees in the computer vision category for the inaugural Transform AI Innovation awards. Transform 2019 is July 10-11 in San Francisco.Read More...
00:34, 2019-07-08

Congress Will Form Government In UP, Says New State Congress Chief Newly-appointed Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Ajay Kumar Lallu on Sunday said he is banking on ''Sampark'' (contact), ''Samvaad'' (dialogue) and ''Sangharsh'' (struggle) to strengthen his party and......
22:34, 2019-10-13

"Will Revive Congress": Pune Engineer Wants To Be Next Congress Chief While the Congress is yet to decide on its new president after Rahul Gandhi made his resignation public, a 28-year-old electronics engineer from Pune has expressed his desire to apply for the post....
09:34, 2019-07-22

BJP Took Maharashtra, Haryana To "New Heights," Says Amit Shah Welcoming the Election Commission's (EC) announcement of Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections, Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday urged the people in both the poll-bound states to vote in huge......
20:34, 2019-09-21

1.83 Crore Eligible Voters In Haryana, Say Officials About 1.83 crore voters in Haryana are eligible to exercise their franchise in the upcoming Assembly elections, officials said in Chandigarh on Wednesday....
20:17, 2019-09-11

Haryana Hikes Dearness Allowance Rate To 12% The Haryana government has enhanced Dearness Allowance (DA) for state government employees, pensioners and family pensioners to 12 per cent from 9 per cent, with effect from January 1, 2019....
20:34, 2019-05-27

In First Election Since Kashmir And NRC, BJP Targets Haryana, Maharashtra The Election Commission today announced dates for assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana, with both BJP-ruled states voting on October 21. The polls are the first since Prime Minister Narendra Modi......
14:34, 2019-09-21

Man Slaps Woman BJP MLA From Haryana, Case Registered A woman MLA of the ruling BJP in Haryana was slapped by a man when she was meeting people after addressing a public meeting in a village in Ambala district on Monday, police said....
01:51, 2019-08-13

Emmys nominations 2019: Complete list of nominees announced There’s still no host attached — but the 2019 Emmy Award nominees are officially being confirmed Tuesday. Will “Game of Thrones” scorch the competition like an angry dragon? Can Sandra Oh make history as the first Asian American woman to win an Emmy for best actress in a drama? Wil...
22:51, 2019-07-16

Nigeria's president may name cabinet nominees this week: senate leader Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari could name his cabinet nominees as soon as this week, the senate president said on Wednesday, a move that could end more than a month without ministers....
15:34, 2019-07-10

EQT's largest shareholder sides with Rice nominees in proxy fight Natural gas producer EQT Corp's largest shareholder on Monday extended its support for the nominees of Toby and Derek Rice, the two brothers who sold their company to EQT more than a year ago and are pressing for changes to its board....
16:17, 2019-07-01

EU Leadership Nominees Share Tough Stances on Tech, Trade The proposed new leaders of the European Union include strong trans-Atlanticists who nonetheless are expected to pursue a tough stance on U.S. tech firms and staunchly defend the bloc’s interests in trade talks with Washington....
01:34, 2019-07-04

2019 People's Choice Awards: Complete List of Nominees Ready, set, vote! The full list of nominees for the 2019 E! People's Choice Awards is finally here! This marks the second year of E!'s PCAs telecast that celebrates the best in......
16:51, 2019-09-04

FIFA 19 Futties Nominees, Voting Results, New FUT Player SBC's and more from EA Sports EA Sports might have announced the FIFA 19 Futties earlier this week, but the first Nominee's and winners from fan votes are revealed today. Here's everything you need to know....
21:34, 2019-07-05

Nissan board nominees not broaching merger issue: member Nissan Motor Co is not considering the possibility of a merger with top shareholder Renault at the moment, and none of the nominees to the Japanese automaker's board are pressing to make it an issue now, an external director said on Thursday....
14:51, 2019-05-23

Strike a Pose! See the 2019 PCAs Style Star Nominees' Best Looks When it comes to getting red carpet ready, some stars truly stand out. It's part of why we tune into award shows, after all. While celebrating a singer's latest Grammy or watching......
18:51, 2019-09-13

Occidental Petroleum opposes Icahn's slate of board nominees Occidental Petroleum Corp on Monday criticized activist investor Carl Icahn's efforts to oust and replace four of its directors, saying his slate of nominees were inadequate for the post....
19:17, 2019-07-22

Neuberger urges Verint investors to back its board nominees Asset manager Neuberger Berman on Monday urged shareholders of Verint Systems to vote for its three director nominees and asked the data analytics company to detail its cloud strategy....
15:01, 2019-05-21

Senate committee approves secretary nominees for Air Force, Navy The Senate Armed Services Committee approved President Donald Trump's nominees for Air Force and Army secretary, sending nominees Barbara Barrett and Ryan McCarthy on Wednesday to the full Senate for a vote....
13:00, 2019-09-19

BJP Releases Final List For Haryana Assembly Polls The ruling BJP on Wednesday night announced the names of the remaining 12 candidates for the upcoming Haryana Assembly polls, with the Gurgaon legislator being among four sitting MLAs denied tickets....
06:00, 2019-10-03

BJP Spent Most In 2014 Maharashtra, Haryana Elections: Report Maharashtra Polls 2014: The BJP had spent over 60 per cent of the total expenditure by all political parties, on publicity, travel, miscellaneous expenses and lumpsum amount to the candidates in the......
00:17, 2019-10-11

OP Chautala's Party Lawmaker, Ex-Minister Join BJP In Haryana In yet another setback for the Indian National Lok Dal ahead of the Haryana Assembly polls, its assembly lawmaker from Haryana's Ratia joined the ruling BJP in Chandigarh on Thursday....
19:34, 2019-08-01

10 Additional Companies Of Paramilitary Forces Deployed In Haryana Haryana has got 10 additional companies of Central Paramilitary Forces to better maintain law and order during the forthcoming assembly election, a senior police officer said on Friday....
00:17, 2019-10-12

Maharashtra, Haryana Election Dates To Be Announced At Noon Election dates for Maharashtra and Haryana will be announced by the Election Commission at noon. Dates for polls in Jharkhand, the third state where elections are due, will not be announced along with......
06:00, 2019-09-21

Indian National Lok Dal Releases Second List For Haryana Polls Haryana's regional outfit Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) today released the second and the last list of 17 candidates for the assembly elections scheduled for October 21....
15:17, 2019-10-04

BJP Faces Hurdle In Its "Mission 75 plus" To Retain Power In Haryana The ruling BJP, which was propelled to power in Haryana by a dramatic surge in its vote share five years ago, faces a multi-level hurdle this time in its "Mission 75 plus" as it aims to retain power......
14:34, 2019-09-21

From PM To Amit Shah, BJP's Top Crowd-Pullers To Campaign In Haryana From Prime Minister Narendra Modi to actor-politician Sunny Deol, the BJP is bringing its top crowd-pullers to campaign in the Haryana assembly polls....
17:34, 2019-10-04

Akali Dal, Lok Dal Declare Alliance For Haryana Assembly Elections Days after severing ties with the BJP in Haryana, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Wednesday announced that it will contest the state assembly polls in alliance with the Indian National Lok Dal or......
23:34, 2019-10-02

BSP, Dushyant Chautala's Party Tie Up For Upcoming Haryana Elections The Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will contest the upcoming Assembly elections in Haryana in alliance, JJP leader Dushyant Chautala announced this morning....
17:34, 2019-08-11

Elections 2019 Results: BJP Wins All 10 Seats In Haryana The ruling BJP has won all the 10 seats in Haryana. The results of Rohtak and Faridabad seats were declared early today morning. While it was the BJP's best-ever performance in Haryana, carved out as......
12:17, 2019-05-24

Mayawati, Haryana's BS Hooda Under Scanner As CBI Raids 110 Locations The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday carried out searches at 110 locations in 19 states in connection with cases related to corruption, arms smuggling and criminal misconduct, officials......
17:51, 2019-07-09

BJP Wants "At Least" 75 Seats In Haryana Assembly Polls: Chief Minister After winning all the 10 Lok Sabha constituencies in Haryana, the BJP is drawing up a strategy to bag at least 75 seats in the Assembly elections which is just a few months away....
04:00, 2019-06-10

Government Property Can't Be Used For Campaign: Haryana Election Officer Haryana's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Anurag Aggarwal on Wednesday said after the enforcement of "Model Code of Conduct" the ruling party or its candidates will not have control over any government......
06:00, 2019-10-03

OMG Moments From the PCAs Bingeworthy Show Nominees: Game of Thrones, Outlander and More Spoiler alert: The nominee list for The Bingeworthy Show of 2019 at the E! People's Choice Awards is stacked. Eight of television's hottest shows are battling for the title and......
17:00, 2019-09-19

See Doug The Pug, Nala Cat and More of the Adorable Animal Star Nominees for the 2019 PCAs It's time for cuteness overload! The People's Choice Awards are celebrating the animals who the internet just couldn't get enough of this year. Eight social media famous pets......
19:00, 2019-09-07

2020 Dems reverse course to oppose virtually all Trump judicial nominees It may come as no shock that Democratic senators currently running for president have opposed nearly all of President Trump’s judicial nominees this year -- but newly reported voting data shows some of those same lawmakers backed a surprising number of the president's court picks before the election...
19:34, 2019-07-08

UPDATE 1-Bed Bath & Beyond says investor group withdraws board nominees after agreement Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday a group of activist investors, which had pushed for sweeping changes at the home goods retailer, has withdrawn its slate of 10 board nominees after reaching an agreement with the company....
13:51, 2019-05-29

MTV VMA nominees 2019: Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande lead the list It will be a battle of the pop princesses when the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards go down next month. Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande lead the nominees for this year’s VMAs, which were announced Tuesday. Each diva racked up 10 nods, including Video of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Pop for......
21:34, 2019-07-23

Trump taps 2 nominees for Fed Board amid interest rate fight President Trump on Tuesday said he intends to nominate Judy Shelton, a former economic adviser to his presidential campaign, and Christopher Waller, vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, to the board of the Federal Reserve. Trump made the announcements in a pair of tweets Tuesday ...
01:51, 2019-07-03

Haryana Journalist Charged For Report On Irregularities At Grain Storage A journalist from Haryana's Hisar district has been charged with defamation and illegal trespassing by the police for reporting on mishandling of grains at a government storage facility, in the latest......
02:51, 2019-09-16

Haryana Finance Minister Abhimanyu Has Assets Worth Over Rs 170 Crore The assets of Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu have more than doubled in the past five years. In his nomination papers for the Haryana assembly elections, the BJP leader disclosed that he......
19:34, 2019-10-05

Wrestlers Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt Among BJP's Haryana Candidates Haryana BJP Candidate List: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar of the BJP will contest the state election from Karnal assembly seat, while sports stars Babita Phogat and Yogeshwar Dutt have......
19:34, 2019-10-05

Westler Babita Phogat's Resignation From Haryana Police Accepted Babita Phogat, who was sub-inspector with Haryana Police, had submitted her resignation a month ago, which was accepted on September 10. She had last month joined the BJP....
12:00, 2019-09-12

Sacked BSF Soldier To Contest Haryana Polls Against Manohar Lal Khattar Sacked BSF trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav, who had sought to take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2019 general elections, on Monday said he will contest against Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal......
17:00, 2019-09-30

Manohar Lal Khattar Confident Of BJP Crossing 75-Mark In Haryana Polls Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said the Opposition is "divided" in the state and exuded confidence that the BJP will win over 75 of the total 90 seats in the next month's......
20:34, 2019-09-21

Haryana, Odisha Collect Rs 1.4 Crore In 5 Days Under New Traffic Laws Regional transport offices across Haryana and Odisha have collected more than Rs 1.4 crore in fines and penalties since the revised Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2019 came into effect on Sunday,......
11:51, 2019-09-06

Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar Has Assets Worth Rs 1.27 Crore, No Car Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for the assembly polls from Karnal, declared assets worth Rs 1.27 crore....
17:00, 2019-10-01

Mortal Remains Of Two World War II Soldiers From Haryana Brought Home The mortal remains of two British Indian Army soldiers from Italy, who laid down their lives fighting the German forces in the World War II, were brought to their native villages in Hisar and Jhajjar......
12:51, 2019-06-04

Haryana's "Most-Wanted" Criminal Escapes From Lock-Up In Daring Jailbreak One of the most-wanted criminals in Haryana managed to escape from a police lock-up in Rajasthan this morning, in a scene straight out of a Bollywood thriller....
11:51, 2019-09-06

Will Implement Assam-Like Citizens' List In Haryana, Says Chief Minister A citizens' list, along the lines of the recently published Assam National Register of Citizens or NRC, will be prepared in Haryana to check illegal immigration, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar......
17:17, 2019-09-15

Haryana Chief Minister Announces Rs 4,750 Crore Package For Farmers Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar this morning announced a package worth Rs 4,750 crores for farmers at a press conference in Bhiwani district of the state....
11:17, 2019-09-02

Ashok Tanwar Won't Join BJP, Says Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar Ashok Tanwar will not join the BJP, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar declared today, hours after the former Haryana Congress chief posted a four-page resignation letter on his Twitter account...
17:00, 2019-10-05

London-Educated 27-Year-Old Is BJP's Bet In Muslim-Majority Haryana Seat Twenty-seven-year-old Nauksham Chaudhary - the BJP candidate for the Punhana seat in Haryana's Mewat district - has the kind of profile that is unheard of when it comes to election contenders in......
10:17, 2019-10-11

Mayawati Calls Off Haryana Polls Tie-Up With Dushyant Chautala's Party In a late night development, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) called off its agreement with Dushyant Chautala's Jannayak Janata Party for the upcoming Haryana Assembly election and decided to field......
06:00, 2019-09-07

Haryana Government To Observe 2-Day State Mourning For Arun Jaitley The Haryana government has decided to observe a two-day state mourning as a mark of respect to former Union finance minister Arun Jaitley, who died in New Delhi on Saturday....
20:51, 2019-08-24

State Government Gets Notice After Woman Raped In Haryana Kills Self The National Human Rights has issued notices to the Haryana government and the state police chief on Wednesday over reports of a woman allegedly committing suicide at a police station in Yamunanagar......
04:34, 2019-09-05

Proxy adviser Glass Lewis recommends EQT shareholders vote for company's nominees Proxy adviser Glass Lewis & Co has recommended that investors in natural gas producer EQT Corp vote in favor of the company's board nominees, putting it at odds with another proxy advisory firm which recommended voting in favor of a competing slate of directors proposed by Toby and Derek Rice....
02:34, 2019-06-30

As Democrats debated without mentioning federal judges, the Senate confirmed 13 more Trump nominees The president has installed 144 judges to the federal bench since his inauguration, in large part thanks to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.)....
01:00, 2019-08-02

2019 PCAs: Laugh Out Loud With Amy Schumer, Kevin Hart and the Other Comedy Act Nominees The People's Choice Awards are coming up and it's no laughing matter...unless you're one of the comedic talents up for an award! The nominees for The Comedy Act of 2019 have......
18:34, 2019-09-09

Emmys 2019: Mandy Moore, Sophie Turner and Amy Adams Among First-Time Nominees The nominees for the 2019 Emmys have been announced! In just two months, the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards are set to take place, honoring the hard work of actors in the television industry......
20:51, 2019-07-16

Proxy adviser Egan-Jones supports Rice Brothers' nominees to EQT board Proxy advisory firm Egan-Jones Ratings Co recommended that investors in EQT Corp vote in favor of nominees by shareholders Toby and Derek Rice, who have been locked in a battle with the natural gas producer....
15:17, 2019-07-05

Swaraj India To Fight Haryana Assembly Polls: Yogendra Yadav The Swaraj India will fight the upcoming Haryana Assembly polls, projecting the outfit as a viable alternative to the ruling BJP, party leader Yogendra Yadav said today....
23:00, 2019-06-27

Punjab Cops Who Went To Arrest Drug Supplier In Haryana Attacked; 1 Dead A man was killed and seven policemen were injured on Wednesday as villagers in Haryana's Sirsa district clashed with a Punjab Police team that had gone there to arrest a drug supplier. The incident......
22:34, 2019-10-09

Situation Changing In Haryana: Sukhbir Singh Badal Ahead Of Polls In a veiled attack on the ruling BJP in Haryana, SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal today said those who are expecting to form the next government in the state will sit in the opposition....
22:34, 2019-10-13

Delhi, Haryana Likely To Receive Heavy Rainfall Today: Weather Department The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday said heavy rainfall is likely to lash Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh today....
07:34, 2019-07-25

Newborn Girl Thrown Into Drain By Woman Pulled Out By Dogs In Haryana A newborn baby, wrapped in plastic, who was left by a woman in a drain in Haryana's Kaithal district was pulled out from the drain by a pack of stray dogs, the police said....
14:51, 2019-07-20

Haryana Election 2019: Know Full Schedule, Voting And Result Date Haryana election date: The Haryana assembly election term ends on November 2. The state has 90 seats; of these 17 are reserved for Schedule Caste and none for Schedule Tribes....
14:34, 2019-09-21

TikTok Star Sonali Phogat Is BJP's Pick For Haryana's Adampur Seat Haryana Assembly Elections 2019: On TikTok, Sonali Phogat regularly shares videos of her lip-syncing Bollywood songs. Her recent videos have gone viral on the internet....
16:34, 2019-10-03

CBI Arrests Senior Bank Manager, Middleman In Bribery Case In Haryana The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday arrested two persons, including a senior manager of Punjab National Bank in Kanwali in Haryana's Rewari district in connection with a bribery case,......
15:51, 2019-09-24

Olympic Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt To Join BJP Ahead Of Haryana Polls Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt, who was awarded the Padma Shri in 2013, is expected to join the BJP shortly, ahead of Assembly elections in Haryana next month...
17:34, 2019-09-25

Haryana Makes Sit-Ups In Schools Compulsory, Calls It "Super Brain Yoga" In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's concerted efforts to push for Yoga, Haryana School Education Board on Thursday made sit-ups compulsory during the morning assembly, contending that it will......
04:51, 2019-07-05

From Carrie Underwood to Thomas Rhett, See the Country Artist Nominees Taking Over the 2019 PCAs Country music is dominating the charts, our playlists and the E! People's Choice Awards! The Country Artist of 2019 nominees are heavy hitters who boost No. 1 singles, hit albums and......
15:17, 2019-09-13

Democrats question absence of black or Hispanic nominees among Trump’s 41 circuit court judges The Senate was poised to move ahead on the nomination of Daniel Bress to the 9th Circuit, the president’s 42nd nominee to the powerful appellate bench....
01:34, 2019-07-09

UPDATE 1-Proxy adviser Glass Lewis recommends EQT shareholders vote for company's nominees Proxy adviser Glass Lewis & Co has recommended that investors in natural gas producer EQT Corp vote in favor of the company's board nominees, putting it at odds with another proxy advisory firm which recommended voting in favor of a competing slate of directors proposed by Toby and Derek Rice....
05:00, 2019-06-30

Like and Subscribe: Get to Know Your Social Star PCAs Nominees Including Tana Mongeau, Liza Koshy & More Calling all lovers of YouTube, Vine, Instagram and Internet culture at large! The 2019 E! People's Choice Awards are here and that means your nominees for The Social Star of 2019 have been......
00:51, 2019-09-15

Imagen Awards 2019: Antonio Banderas, Jennifer Lopez, Gina Rodriguez among nominees The Imagen Foundation has announced their nominees for the upcoming 34th annual Imagen Awards which honors positive portrayals of Latinos in the media across film, television and other platforms....
14:51, 2019-07-03

See the PCAs Pop Podcast Nominees from Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard to Scrubbing In with Becca Tilley and Tanya Rad All eight of the 2019 People's Choice Awards Pop Podcast nominees are must listens if you ask us. Whether you are Real Housewives obsessed or can't get enough of The Bachelor,......
18:34, 2019-09-06

The 2019 PCAs Nominations Are In! Check Out the Group & Collaborations Nominees Including Jonas Brothers & BTS! It's our favorite time of year! The 2019 E! People's Choice Awards nominations were unveiled today and now it is up to you to vote for all your picks in music, movies, television and pop......
01:34, 2019-09-05

Democrat lifts hold on Treasury nominees amid ongoing fight over Trump's tax returns The top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee is dialing back his threat to block Treasury Department nominees, saying he will allow hearings on three nominees to proceed....
06:34, 2019-07-19

Haryana Police Records 5-Fold Increase In Seized Amount Of Cash, Drugs Haryana Police has recorded a five-fold increase in the combined seizures of cash, illicit liquor and narcotics across the state in the first 16 days of the enforcement of Model Code of Conduct in......
03:17, 2019-10-09

BJP's TikTok Star Sonali Phogat Sees "Amethi" In Haryana Poll Fight Sonali Phogat, an actor-politician who commands a following of four lakh on TikTok and is the BJP candidate for the Adampur Assembly seat in Haryana's Hisar district, spoke to NDTV today while......
15:00, 2019-10-06

5 Policemen Face Action After Video Shows Cops Thrashing Woman In Haryana Haryana Police suspended two head constables and terminated the services of three Special Police Officers today after a video of a woman allegedly being beaten up by Faridabad police officers surfaced......
20:34, 2019-05-27

Summer Break Of Haryana Government, Private Schools Extended Till July 7 Haryana government today extended summer holidays of all government and private schools till July 7 due to rising temperature and prevalent heatwave....
09:51, 2019-07-01

Probe Agency Attaches Rs 261 Crore Assets Of Haryana Firm In Ponzi Scheme The Enforcement Directorate today said it has attached assets worth Rs 261 crore in connection with its money laundering probe against a Haryana-based multi-level marketing group that allegedly......
16:34, 2019-08-17

Maruti Announces "No-Production Days" In Haryana Plants Amid Auto Crisis India's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki on Wednesday announced two "no production days" in its Haryana plants this month amid a crippling auto sector slowdown. The passenger car manufacturing......
12:17, 2019-09-04

Jimmy Fallon Reveals the 2019 Tonight Show Summer Reads Book Club Nominees If you've ever wanted to be a part of a celebrity book club, now is your chance! On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, host Jimmy Fallon revealed his five nominees for the......
03:34, 2019-07-20

CMA Awards 2019: Maren Morris tops full list of nominees along with Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton Lil Nas X's Old Town Road Remix featuring Billy Ray Cyrus earned a nod for Musical Event of the Year.        ...
03:34, 2019-08-29

2019 ESPY Awards: How to watch on TV, nominees for all the awards The 2019 ESPY Awards show will be held Wednesday, July 10 as athletes and celebrities assemble at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.       ...
11:51, 2019-07-10

Emmy nominations 2019: The complete list of nominees for the 2019 Emmy Awards On Tuesday morning at the Television Academy’s Wolf Theatre in Hollywood, celebrity presenters Ken Jeong and D’Arcy Carden revealed all of the actors, actresses, and series that are nominees as part of the 71st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. The list of nominees includes plenty of familiar faces, alo...
18:51, 2019-07-16

The dermatologist in Congress A year ago, Rep. John Joyce, R-Pa., was a full-time dermatologist alongside his wife in his hometown of Altoona. Becoming a politician was never his plan, but when a congressional seat opened up in 2018, Joyce threw his hat into the ring because, in his opinion, none of the other candidates adequate...
14:32, 2019-05-21

iOS 13 is official, here are all the new features Apple today announced the next version of its iPhone and iPad operating system – iOS 13. This happened at the company's annual developer conference, WWDC.iOS 13 is scheduled to be officially released this September, along with the launch of the iPhone 11 line.The thirteenth version of iOS remains tr...
23:51, 2019-06-03

"Unfair" What Is Being Done To DK Shivakumar, Says Congress The Congress on Thursday slammed the BJP-led Central government over the arrest of former Karnataka Minister and senior party leader D.K. Shivakumar by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money......
19:17, 2019-09-26

These are the 29 members of Congress born outside the US Ilhan Omar is one of 29 congressional members who were born outside of the United States – 24 representatives and five senators.       ...
18:34, 2019-07-15

What it would take for Congress to impeach Trump Some of U.S. President Donald Trump's critics are calling for an impeachment investigation following a whistleblower complaint. Here's how impeachment would work....
19:17, 2019-09-24

Whistleblower wants to appear before Congress, Dems say Congress might soon get a chance to hear directly from the whistleblower who filed a formal complaint involving President Donald Trump’s communications with foreign leaders. A lawyer for the whistleblower, who lodged the complaint to the Intelligence Community’s Inspector General in early August, ha...
22:51, 2019-09-24

Congress is considering big changes to the way you retire. Here's what could make the cut The House of Representatives has put forward legislation targeting retirement rules, Social Security, multi-employer pensions and Medicare. Here's what the changes would mean for your bottom line....
00:17, 2019-08-11

Congress is ready to try again on AV legislation House and Senate leaders are seeking input from a broad swath of stakeholders to help formulate a self-driving vehicle bill that addresses everything from access for people with disabilities to cybersecurity concerns....
12:34, 2019-08-10

FAA administrators to appear before Congress about 737 Max certifications The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is holding a hearing on Wednesday on the grounded Boeing 737 Max, but no Boeing executives are planning to testify. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on what to expect on Capitol Hill....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Why Roger Clemens won’t run for Congress Roger Clemens has thrown heat and taken heat during his MLB career, but he wants no part of the heat that would come with running for Congress. Clemens, who had been encouraged to run as a Republican candidate in Texas, said he was honored but had “no interest” in running for office. If ...
08:51, 2019-08-21

The new Right: Who needs a billing department when you have Congress? How much is a doctor’s skill and time worth? Is it what some bureaucrat tucked into a back office of a government building deems his value, or what a market deems his value? Do we accept the number that an insurance company says is a fair value to pay, or do we trust the doctor?...
08:51, 2019-06-07

Congress Wants Information. Trump Says No. What Next? The U.S. Congress has the power to demand testimony and documents and to hold accountable those who refuse to comply. As president, Donald Trump wields the power known as executive privilege to declare swaths of information off-limits to the legislative branch. These and other competing interests wi...
10:34, 2019-10-09

Traffic delays on WB I-10 at Congress TUCSON – Crews continue to clean up the westbound lanes on Interstate 10 at Congress Street after an early morning crash. Arizona of Department of Transportation says motorists should expect traffic delays as cleanup continues on the left shoulder. The backup extends to Interstate 19. All lanes are...
16:51, 2019-06-20

'We could talk ourselves into a recession,' one Fed official says The economic mood in the United States has changed quickly over the past six months. At the end of last year, the stock market suffered a steep decline, consumer spending tanked, and economists were forecasting a recession around the corner....
22:34, 2019-05-22

F1: First Official Look At The 2021 Formula 1 Car It's no surprise that Formula 1 is heading for a complete overhaul with the next decade and we got a first real glimpse at this change with the 2021 F1 car design. A recent video released by F1......
13:00, 2019-08-25

Live Blog: Mr. Mueller Goes to Congress Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller is having his day in the hot seat today before two House committees, where he will face questions about his report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and President Donald Trump’s efforts to influence his investigation....
14:51, 2019-07-24

Robert Mueller testifies before US Congress Robert Mueller is testifying in front of US lawmakers about the two-year investigation into whether the campaign of US President Donald Trump colluded with Russia....
15:17, 2019-07-24

Greta Thunberg to Congress: ‘You’re not trying hard enough. Sorry’ The Swedish environmentalist was one of several who spoke at a Senate climate crisis task forceAt a meeting of the Senate climate crisis task force on Tuesday, lawmakers praised a group of young activists for their leadership, their gumption and their display of wisdom far beyond their years. They t...
23:17, 2019-09-17

Congress Hates Resort Fees As Much As You Do Nothing takes the excitement out of planning a vacation like finding out the hotel you want to book charges a resort fee. Maybe you were intrigued by the hotel’s low room rate, and got sucked in by the photos of their rooms and amenities. But when it’s time to make a reservation, an extra fee is tac...
19:34, 2019-10-03

"A Headline A Day...": Congress' Dig Over Ban On E-Cigarettes, Economy Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh took a dig at the Centre's decision banning production, import and sale of e-cigarettes, saying the governance motto now is "a headline a day keeps news of the......
18:51, 2019-09-18

Reparations for slavery to get a hearing in Congress Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and Actor Danny Glover to testifyHouse subcommittee will discuss issue on 19 June – ‘Juneteenth’The topic of reparations for slavery is headed to Capitol Hill for its first hearing in more than a decade with the writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Glover set to testify be...
19:51, 2019-06-13

Pilots Tell US Congress More Training Needed On 737 Max US pilots called Wednesday for enhanced pilot training on the Boeing 737 MAX before the aircraft is returned to service after being grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes....
21:17, 2019-06-19

Will Congress put three people out of work for each one it helps? Should the national minimum wage be raised gradually from the current $7.25 per hour to $15 per hour by 2025, as proposed by the Raise the Wage Act? The Congressional Budget Office has shed some new light on the debate surrounding this high-profile bill, which was introduced by Rep. Bobby Scott, D-V...
02:17, 2019-07-17

USOC leader: Reform possible with or without Congress The leader of the U.S. Olympic Committee believes the federation can reform with or without guidance from Congress. Speaking at an Aspen Institute event Wednesday in Washington, CEO Sarah Hirshland said she has delivered a proposal that would put the USOC on the hook to deliver an annual report, as ...
18:34, 2019-05-22

Why the future of US data regulation must come from Congress As of May 2019, over 20 US states have introduced bills seeking to regulate data privacy, data security, or some combination of the two. While many of these bills agree in spirit (i.e. privacy good, data collection and usage bad), the various bills are decidedly more divergent as to how to accomplis...
23:34, 2019-05-25

Will Hurd says he’s leaving Congress to help GOP become more diverse Texas Congressman Will Hurd denied that his bombshell announcement last week that he plans to retire was a sign that he is concerned about his reelection prospects in an increasingly competitive district thanks to President Donald Trump.The GOP has been rocked by an early wave of retirement announce...
19:17, 2019-08-04

Congress Notice To Raebareli MLA Who May Switch Over To BJP The Congress has sought an explanation from its MLA in Uttar Pradesh's Raebareli who attended a special assembly session on Wednesday to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi despite a......
17:34, 2019-10-04

Explainer: What it would take for Congress to impeach Trump A dark cloud of impeachment has threatened President Donald Trump for many months, with Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, where any such effort to remove him from office would begin, divided about whether to proceed....
01:34, 2019-07-23

Explainer: What would it take for U.S. Congress to impeach Trump? U.S. President Donald Trump, under growing pressure from numerous investigations of him and his administration, last week scorned talk of being removed from office via the impeachment process as "dirty, filthy, disgusting."...
18:00, 2019-06-03

"Congress Would Have Won 15-16 Seats If No JDS Tie Up" : Veerappa Moily Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily on Saturday said the party would have won 15 to 16 seats in the Lok Sabha polls had there been no tie up with JD(S) and that trusting the alliance was a......
11:34, 2019-06-23

AOC Goes Off on the White House for Ignoring Congress New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez offered a fiery critique on Wednesday of the Trump administration’s shameless attempts to manipulate the upcoming 2020 Census by adding a citizenship question....
00:51, 2019-06-13

NADA says Congress needs to ratify USMCA NADA called on Congress to move quickly to adopt the deal that would replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, which has guided trade among the U.S., Canada and Mexico since the 1990s....
01:00, 2019-10-09

The Whistleblower Will Testify Before Congress, Schiff Says House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff confirmed on Sunday that the whistleblower who denounced President Donald Trump’s inappropriate phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will appear before the committee to testify “very soon.”...
23:17, 2019-09-29

Congress can act to reclaim trade authority once and for all Capitol Hill is focused on negotiations over the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, but there’s another discussion about trade policy that’s happening in the Senate Republican Conference....
21:00, 2019-07-09

Here's what Congress may do to fix Social Security this fall The House of Representatives may vote on a measure to extend Social Security's solvency. Here's a look at what legislators could do this fall to fix the nation's insurance program....
01:34, 2019-10-08

Boeing CEO to testify before Congress about grounded 737 MAX Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg has agreed to testify before Congress next month on the grounded 737 MAX that was involved in two fatal crashes that killed 346 people, a U.S. House of Representatives committee and the company said on Friday....
16:34, 2019-09-27

Bolton ouster stuns Congress Republican lawmakers were shocked by President Trump’s decision to fire national security adviser John Bolton, who was well-liked and respected in Republican circles on Capitol Hill....
00:34, 2019-09-11

Congress Is Debating—Again—Whether Genes Can Be Patented Critics worry that a new bill would overturn existing protections of DNA sequences and carve up the world's genetic resources into commercial fiefdoms....
04:17, 2019-06-06

What will it take to elect more female veterans to Congress? Subscribe to Women Rule on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Spotify here.Rep. Chrissy Houlahan remembers the first time she gave a briefing to a general. She was a lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force, a Stanford graduate who had attended the school on an ROTC scholarship, the daughter and granddaug...
17:17, 2019-06-05

Boeing CEO To Testify Before Congress On Grounded 737 MAX Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg has agreed to testify before Congress next month on the grounded 737 MAX that was involved in two fatal crashes that killed 346 people, a U.S. House of......
03:17, 2019-09-28

Ajay Rai, The Congress's Man For Varanasi Against PM Modi Ajay Rai, a five-time Congress lawmaker, is once again the party's pick in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi, the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In the 2014 election, he polled 75,000 votes, a......
17:00, 2019-05-21

Top ICE Official Rushes to Clarify 'We're Not Nazis' A good rule of thumb in politics—and in life, really— is that if you find yourself trying to explain the ways in which your militarized, racist wing of the government is not a prime example of fascism, you’ve probably already lost....
19:34, 2019-09-20

StarCraft Gets An Official Cartoon Makeover Blizzard is going to release a graphics pack for Starcraft: Remastered that transforms the game, giving it the look of Carbot Animations’ Starcrafts series....
04:51, 2019-06-21

You Can Now Have Official Pokemon Weddings In Japan ESCRIT, a Japanese company specialising in wedding ceremonies, recently teamed up with The Pokemon Company to start offering officially licensed Pokemon weddings. There are now some pictures of the first ceremony to be hold, and there is a lot to take in....
02:01, 2019-05-30

It's Official: Beyoncé Belongs in the Smithsonian Last year, Beyoncé helped make history when she approved Tyler Mitchell to photograph her for the cover of the September 2018 issue of American Vogue, making the then-23-year-old the first black photographer—and one of the youngest—to shoot the cover of the world’s best-known fashion magazine in its...
21:51, 2019-08-07

Former top Japanese gov’t official arrested in son’s killing TOKYO (AP) — A former top Japanese government official has been arrested in his son’s killing and media reports say the retired bureaucrat told investigators he had feared his reclusive son might harm others. Media reports had described the attacker in the stabbings of schoolchildren last week...
12:00, 2019-06-03

Official Gundam Sneakers Released Gundam has a long history of inspiring sneakers and sneaker colourways, but these new shoes from Chinese company 361 Degrees are the result of an official collaboration....
10:00, 2019-06-18

Tennis: Laver Cup becomes official ATP event The Laver Cup team event between Europe and the rest of the world is to become an official part of the ATP Tour, the governing body of men's tennis said on Friday....
11:17, 2019-05-24

After ICE raids, some children still are without a parent, official says Some children whose parents were detained in immigration raids in Mississippi last week still do not have at least one parent with them, a Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services spokeswoman said Thursday....
01:34, 2019-08-17

How Buuuuuute: YG and Kehlani are Officially Official New York Fashion Week is upon us, which means beautiful clothes, beautiful people, and lots of whispers about who showed up with whom, where, wearing what. One such pairing that’s gone from whispers to the spotlight is YG and Kehlani, photographed holding hands on Thursday in New York City....
23:34, 2019-09-06

Giants make their 53-man roster official Following cuts on Saturday, here is the Giants’ official 53-man roster by position Offense QB: Eli Manning, *Daniel Jones, Alex Tanney RB: Saquon Barkley, Wayne Gallman, Jr., Paul Perkins, Eli Penny WR: Sterling Shepard, Bennie Fowler III, Russell Shepard, Cody Latimer, *Darius Slayton, Alonzo...
23:17, 2019-08-31

US Will Sanction Those Who Purchase Iran's Oil: Official The United States will continue to impose sanctions on whoever purchases Iran's oil or conducts business with Iran's Revolutionary Guards and no oil waivers will be re-issued, a US official told......
21:00, 2019-09-08

It’s (almost) official — Trump to announce reelection bid It’s almost official — President Trump says he’ll announce June 18 that he’s running for a second term. He’ll launch his presidential run in a 20,000-seat arena in Orlando, Florida, with First Lady Melania, Vice President Pence, and Second Lady Karen Pence at his side, ...
00:34, 2019-06-01

Former US defense official: We know UFOs are real - here's why that's concerning After a bombshell report detailing near-daily interactions with unidentified flying objects by Navy pilots in 2014 and 2015, former Secretary of Defense for Intelligence Christopher Mellon has argued that this information is nothing new, and the government needs to do something about it....
20:00, 2019-05-29

Another Top EPA Official Is Out Amid Ethics Scandal The mastermind behind the Trump administration’s pro-coal alternative to Obama’s Clean Power Plan is out, reportedly another victim of an ethics scandal....
19:00, 2019-06-27

Tamron makes its SP 35mm f/1.4 Di USD official Tamron has confirmed full details of its previously announced SP 35mm f/1.4 Di USD (Model F045) lens. The optic, which was announced as being under development back in February, will be made available for users of full-frame Canon and Nikon DSLRs, such as the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV and Nikon D850. ...
11:51, 2019-06-06

"Shoddy" Huawei needs to get better, UK cyber official says "Shoddy" Chinese technology firm Huawei has a lot of work to do and needs to improve as its current security is worse than that of its Western competitors, a senior British cyber security official said on Thursday....
15:51, 2019-06-06

U.S. to hit EU with tariffs of 10% on aircraft, 25% on other goods: official The United States will impose 10% tariffs on aircraft and 25% on other industrial and agricultural products from the European Union as part of a World Trade Organization penalty award in a long-running aircraft subsidy case, an official with the U.S. Trade Representative's office said on Wednesday....
01:00, 2019-10-03

Trump’s Top Sanctions Official Will Depart Sigal Mandelker, who plans to return to the private sector, has been central to the Treasury Department’s effort to impose sanctions on Iran and combat illicit finance....
00:00, 2019-10-03

U.S. will sanction whoever purchases Iran's oil: official The United States will continue to impose sanctions on whoever purchases Iran's oil or conducts business with Iran's Revolutionary Guards and no oil waivers will be re-issued, a U.S. official said on Sunday....
23:00, 2019-09-08

Former top Japanese gov't official arrested in son's killing A former top Japanese government official has been arrested in his son's killing and media reports say the retired bureaucrat told investigators he had feared his reclusive son might harm others....
14:51, 2019-06-03

Fed Could Hit Back at Trump, a Former Top Official Suggests In an op-ed that drew a storm of criticism, the former president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York hinted that the central bank could let the president’s trade war hurt his re-election chances....
23:00, 2019-08-27

Sony makes the PS5 official video In an interview with Wired, Sony revealed a holiday 2020 release window for PlayStation 5 and number of other details regarding its SSD and new controller....
13:34, 2019-10-09

Top U.S. auto safety official to step down Heidi King, a key player in efforts by the Trump administration to roll back the nation's light-vehicle fuel-efficiency rules, will step down at the end of the month as acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration....
10:34, 2019-08-13

Aadhaar Can Be Used For Cash Transactions Above Rs 50,000: Official The Aadhaar can now be quoted for cash transactions of more than Rs 50,000 and all other purposes where traditionally income tax PAN number was a must, according to a top official....
19:51, 2019-07-06

UAE's first official synagogue to be complete by 2022 The synagogue will be part of a multi-faith complex in Abu Dhabi. The intention is to create a space for inter-religious dialogue and peaceful co-existence....
17:51, 2019-09-22

Trump receives official welcome at Palace US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania were greeted Monday on the grand lawn of Buckingham Palace by Queen Elizabeth II with a Guard of Honor formed by the Grenadier Guards wearing the traditional bearskin hats. (June 3)        ...
20:00, 2019-06-03

Behold, Official Castle in the Sky Sunglasses Castle in the Sky themed sunglasses are going on sale in Japan. Muska’s tinted lenses are getting real-world recreations and Pazu’s goggles are also being reworked as glasses....
18:34, 2019-05-23

Mexico and U.S. try new trade fix to win over Democrats: official Mexico is working closely with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to close a loophole in the new North American trade deal, aimed at satisfying demands of U.S. Democratic lawmakers for tougher labor and environmental provisions, a senior Mexican official said....
01:51, 2019-07-06

Top U.S. auto safety official to depart The top U.S. auto safety official, a key player in efforts by President Donald Trump's administration to rollback the nation's vehicle fuel efficiency requirements, will step down at the end of the month, the Transportation Department announced on Monday....
14:17, 2019-08-13

Congress reacts to escalating tensions with Iran Some Congressional members say President Donald Trump was right not to attack Iran. After Iran downed a U.S. drone, Trump ordered a retaliatory strike that he said he shelved 10 minutes before Iran was to be hit. (June 21)        ...
02:00, 2019-06-22

Nadler says he’ll call on Mueller to testify before Congress WASHINGTON — House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said Friday he will call special counsel Robert Mueller to testify before Congress, explaining that television viewers need to see it, as most Americans didn’t read the full Mueller report on his Russia probe. “We will have Mr. Mueller’s...
22:51, 2019-05-31

Not Lobbying For Top Congress Post In Karnataka, Says DK Shivakumar Senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar said today he was not lobbying for the post of the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President and will always abide by the decisions of the Gandhi family....
20:00, 2019-08-28

Ban Exit Polls "Misguiding" Voters: Goa Congress Asserting that neither the Election Commission (EC) nor the state and Central governments could be trusted on EVMs and counting of votes, Chandrakant Kavlekar, Leader of the Opposition in the Goa......
02:51, 2019-05-22

Pakistan's $125M request for F-16 support to go to U.S. Congress A proposed $125 million contract to support Pakistan's F-16 fighter fleet has been approved by the U.S. State Department, which has notified Congress of the deal, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said....
19:17, 2019-07-31

Congress, Enforcement Agencies Target Tech Federal antitrust enforcers and lawmakers are poised to scrutinize the nation’s largest technology companies for potential anticompetitive practices, bringing a new regulatory focus to the markets for digital services and new concern for investors....
01:51, 2019-06-04

Mueller sometimes stumbles in high-stakes Q&A in Congress When Robert Mueller finally appeared in public on Wednesday to defend his investigation of President Donald Trump, he often struggled with questions and, hours into a long session with U.S. lawmakers, had to correct one of his own answers....
22:17, 2019-07-24

You might get these 4 tax breaks back if Congress reinstates deductions Lawmakers are taking steps to renew a package of tax breaks, potentially making a slew of expired deductions available once again.       ...
19:00, 2019-06-20

House Democrats propose $4,500 pay raise for Congress House spending leaders want to break a decadelong pay freeze and give members of Congress a cost-of-living bump that could pad their salaries with an extra $4,500 next year.Congressional salaries have been frozen at about $174,000 since 2009, when Democrats controlled Congress and decided to suspend...
04:34, 2019-06-05

What’s on the table as Congress weighs action on guns The latest wave of mass shootings is fueling a new push to curb gun violence — but it’s not clear what, if anything, can get passed by a divided Congress and signed into law by President Donald Trump.Here are some of the main proposals up for debate.Background checksSTATUSTrump has spoken positively...
19:34, 2019-08-12

The Lawmakers to Watch as Congress Confronts Big Tech While the House Judiciary Committee said it would investigate competition in digital markets, there is no broader consensus in Congress about how to address tech companies’ practices. These lawmakers will shape that debate....
16:34, 2019-06-05

Gun control protests across the US demand action from Congress The "Recess Rallies" are calling on Congress to end the country's hundreds of mass shootings every year. House Democrats plan to end the summer break early to begin work on gun legislation....
08:17, 2019-08-18

Senate says give Congress whistleblower report The U.S. Senate, in a rare bipartisan moment on Tuesday, approved a resolution calling for a whistleblower's complaint against President Trump to be turned over to congress. (Sept. 25)        ...
14:34, 2019-09-25

"Told Them We Didn't Want This": HD Deve Gowda On Congress-JDS Tie-Up Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda Thursday said he told Congress president Rahul Gandhi that he has been hurt by the repeated public utterances of some leaders of the grand old party and his JD(S)......
20:00, 2019-06-20

Jon Stewart Goes to Washington to Shame the Hell Out of Congress Comedian and former Daily Show host Jon Stewart made a rare public appearance on Tuesday, lashing out at lawmakers for dropping the ball on funding the program dedicated to taking care of victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks....
07:34, 2019-06-12

"Sena Won't Breakup With BJP, Will Take What's Offered": Congress Leader Congress leader Rajiv Satav said Shiv Sena will not leave BJP, their leaders say they have resignation in their pockets, but they have never resigned....
17:34, 2019-09-19

What you need to know as Congress steps up Trump’s impeachment inquiry House committees are trying to determine if President Donald Trump violated his oath of office by asking a foreign country to investigate a political opponent....
00:17, 2019-10-13

Next Gerrymandering Battle in North Carolina: Congress A North Carolina court threw out the state’s legislative map as an illegal gerrymander. Now the same court could force the state to redraw the state’s congressional districts as well....
22:34, 2019-09-27

Jhabua Bypolls: Battle Of Prestige Between Congress, BJP The BJP and Congress are leaving no stone unturned to win the October 21 Jhabua bypoll in Madhya Pradesh, where the BJP' Bhanu Bhuria is set to take on Congress heavyweight Kantilal Bhuria....
06:34, 2019-10-13

Congress Will Win All 4 Bypolls In Punjab, Says Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today expressed confidence that the Congress will win all the four assembly bypolls in Punjab and said it is the only party that can ensure the state's......
20:34, 2019-09-21

Congress has not yet asked Boeing CEO to testify about 737 Max concerns As the questions about the developments of the 737 Max continue to mount, some are wondering why Boeing executives haven't been called in front of Congress. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Rep. Sean Duffy to resign from Congress in September Rep. Sean Duffy (R-Wis.) is leaving Congress next month — telling constituents Monday that he’s bowing out to care for his baby due in October with health complications. “Recently, we’ve learned that our baby, due in late October, will need even more love, time and attention due to compl...
21:17, 2019-08-26

Fix Mortgage Finance, or We'll Do It For You, Regulator Tells Congress Mark Calabria, director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, plans to submit proposals to Congress as early as this week to return Fannie and Freddie from government control to the private market....
18:00, 2019-06-12

Here are 4 tax breaks that you might get back if Congress reinstates deductions The House Ways and Means Committee has proposed a package of "tax extenders," potentially reviving deductions and credits that were unavailable for the 2018 tax season....
16:34, 2019-06-19

Congress launches antitrust probe of Big Tech The federal government may be warming up its antitrust enforcement machine and pointing it at Big Tech. The House Judiciary Committee has announced a sweeping antitrust probe, promising "review of the market power held by giant tech platforms." (June 4)        ...
17:17, 2019-06-06

Will Strengthen Congress In UP, No Alliances: Jyotiraditya Scindia AICC General Secretary in charge of western Uttar Pradesh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, said here on Friday that strengthening the Congress organisational structure was the top priority of the party in UP....
04:51, 2019-06-15

Why This Weekend’s Tragedies Probably Still Won’t Be Enough to Push Congress to Act on Gun Control Shootings in Texas and Ohio that left over 30 people dead this past weekend have left the country reeling and crying out for a solution. But lawmakers in Washington have so far been unable to unify around a legislative fix – and precedent suggests they will not reach a compromise. Since the sh...
01:17, 2019-08-06

Jon Stewart lashes out at Congress over 9/11 victims fund Comedian Jon Stewart is scolding Congress for failing to ensure that a victims’ compensation fund set up after the 9/11 attacks never runs out of money...
21:00, 2019-06-11

Centre Reaches Out To Congress For Cooperation In Parliament The government reached out to the opposition Congress on Wednesday and sought the party's cooperation in the upcoming session of Parliament, starting June 17....
20:34, 2019-06-05

Republican Members of Congress Are Dropping Like Flies The GOP is hoping it’ll win back the House next year, but the steady stream of members fleeing the House isn’t exactly a sign of great confidence....
21:34, 2019-08-02

Here are the lawmakers who are not seeking reelection to Congress in 2020 The battle for control of Congress is more than a year away but some lawmakers are already deciding not to run for reelection, setting up a few potentially interesting campaigns in the 2020 election....
19:00, 2019-08-02

Fed, Congress Promise Scrutiny of Facebook Cryptocurrency The social network began to learn how Washington will check its push into digital currencies, with leaders of the Federal Reserve and an influential Senate committee saying they will scrutinize its rollout....
02:51, 2019-06-20

Peru's Vizcarra announces he is dissolving Congress Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra announced he was dissolving Congress after it defied his warnings and elected a new member of the Constitutional Tribunal on Monday, prompting opposition lawmakers to prepare a motion to impeach him....
05:17, 2019-10-01

Jon Stewart: 9/11 victims are 'at the end of their rope' seeking help from Congress Fresh off of his emotional testimony before the House Judiciary Constitution Subcommittee on behalf of 9/11 victims and first responders, Jon Stewart continued to lobby for the cause while expressing great frustration over the need to convince people to help the victims....
21:34, 2019-06-16

Fed's Powell, in Trump's crosshairs, gets backing from Congress Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell came to Capitol Hill on Wednesday with two goals: cementing the case for an interest rate cut at the end of this month, and bolstering his own congressional wall of protection against a president who has made a daily habit of Fed bashing unseen since the 1970s....
00:17, 2019-07-11

Don't Know Why New Congress Chief Not Chosen Yet, Says Salman Khurshid Congress leader Salman Khurshid today called for immediate action to choose the next party president in the wake of Rahul Gandhi's resignation after the BJP's emphatic victory in the Lok Sabha......
21:17, 2019-07-15

Facebook’s new currency plan under scrutiny in Congress WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook’s ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency faces questions from lawmakers. It’s already being shadowed by negative comments from President Donald Trump, his treasury secretary and the head of the Federal Reserve. Congress begi...
14:00, 2019-07-16

Tech Giants Draw Fire in Congress Concerns about the power of Big Tech echoed across the capital, with politicians in both parties demanding more regulatory scrutiny of four giant companies’ reach and plans for expansion....
02:00, 2019-07-17

Facebook to face more scrutiny from Congress on Libra Facebook Inc will face more questioning on Wednesday by U.S. lawmakers over its planned cryptocurrency after a bruising first bout when senators from both parties condemned the project, saying the company had not shown it could be trusted....
14:51, 2019-07-17

Trump says Congress would act if top court rejects 'Dreamers' President Donald Trump on Wednesday said the U.S. Congress could step in to protect the immigrants known as "Dreamers" if the Supreme Court endorses his plan to end a program protecting hundreds of thousands of these young adults who were brought into the country illegally as children....
21:34, 2019-10-09

"Introspect, Or Else...": Jyotiraditya Scindia's Warning To Congress A day after Congress leader Salman Khurshid lamented Rahul Gandhi's act of "walking away" from thecountry's oldest political organisation, his colleague Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday called for......
22:34, 2019-10-09

Congress Is One Step Closer to Sticking It to Robocallers A comprehensive robocall-fighting piece of legislation—that would help stop the robocall scourge and prevent American consumers from paying for blocking tools—is finally slated for a U.S. House of Representatives voteRead more......
01:17, 2019-07-18

"Thank You": Rahul Gandhi's Letter After Saying He's Not Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi said today it was "an honour to serve the Congress party" in a letter he tweeted hours after declaring that he was no longer the party president....
13:34, 2019-07-03

Brazil's Bolsonaro wins key vote in Congress Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro surmounted a crucial hurdle for his young government on Wednesday by winning approval from disgruntled lower house lawmakers for his move to reorganize the country's executive branch....
01:51, 2019-05-23

Sen. John Kennedy on Congress: ‘We have done nothing. Zero. Zilch. Nada.’ Sen. John Kennedy called on the Senate Wednesday to do more than confirm nominations and lambasted Congress for its lack of legislative accomplishments.Kennedy’s criticism comes as the Senate has picked up the pace of confirming President Donald Trump’s executive and judicial branch nominees, thanks...
23:51, 2019-05-22

Duterte son mulls run for top spot in Philippine Congress The son of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Tuesday he might seek the speakership of the lower house of Congress, heating up a race for leadership of a legislature dominated by his father's allies....
12:34, 2019-07-02

Two Former Lawmakers From Congress, Mayawati's Party Join BJP Two former lawmakers, including ex-president of the Bahujan Samaj Party's Delhi unit Chaudhary Surendra Kumar, joined the BJP in presence of its state chief Manoj Tiwari on Monday....
23:00, 2019-07-01

125 Seats Each, Says Congress MP, On Seat Sharing With NCP In Maharashtra Congress and Nationalist Congress Party will share an equal number of seats and will be contesting on 125 seats each, said Congress Rajya Sabha MP Husain Dalwai....
15:34, 2019-09-05

‘If I’m Sent Back, I Will Die’: Sick Immigrants Tell Their Stories to Congress The immigrants are in limbo as the Trump administration weighs their deportation after the elimination of a program that had enabled them to receive lifesaving medical care....
08:00, 2019-09-12

Newsom: Congress should remove 'corrupt' Trump California Gov. Gavin Newsom says he believes “completely corrupt” President Donald Trump should be removed from office by Congress, but with Republicans in control of the U.S. Senate the best way to boot Trump is at the ballot box. (Oct. 8)        ...
02:00, 2019-10-09

How Congress Passed an Assault Weapons Ban in 1994 Congress and the White House found a way to come together on guns 25 years ago. It is hard to see that kind of bipartisanship resurfacing in the current environment....
22:00, 2019-09-07

"How Can We Stop Them?" Goa Congress Leader To NDTV After 10 Join BJP Congress insiders in Goa told NDTV that despite being aware of the BJP planning a rebellion, there was nothing they could do given the lack of leadership at the centre and the focus on the Karnataka......
11:51, 2019-07-12

After Karnataka, Congress Meltdown In Goa. 10 Of 15 Lawmakers Join BJP As it fights for survival in Karnataka, the Congress has imploded in neighbouring Goa. Ten out of 15 Congress lawmakers have split from the party in Goa and have merged with the ruling BJP....
18:51, 2019-07-10

"What Is Happening Is Political Prostitution": Goa Congress Lawmaker Amid reports of Goa Forward Party (GFP) legislators being dropped from the cabinet soon, Goa Forward president and Deputy Chief Minister Vijai Sardesai and two of his party legislators met Congress......
13:17, 2019-07-12

Karnataka Crisis: BJP "Strangulating" Democracy, Says Congress The Congress in Maharashtra accused the BJP of attempting to destablise the democratically-elected government in Karnataka, where over a dozen legislators of the ruling combine have resigned....
15:34, 2019-07-10

The Battles Ahead Over What Congress Demands on Trump The U.S. Congress has the power to demand testimony and documents and to hold accountable those who refuse to comply. As president, Donald Trump wields the power known as executive privilege to declare swaths of information off-limits to the legislative branch. Plus, like all Americans, he has the r...
16:51, 2019-10-08

Pelosi: Trump ‘obstructing Congress from getting the facts’ House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said President Trump is “obstructing Congress from getting the facts” it needs in the impeachment inquiry after his administration blocked a US diplomat from testifying before three committees. She added that Trump’s behavior is “an abuse of power” &...
00:00, 2019-10-09

'Congress can fix this': Judges weigh striking down Obamacare Federal appeals judges in New Orleans are entertaining the idea of striking some or all of Obamacare, appearing uncertain during oral arguments Tuesday over whether Congress intended to toss the entire healthcare law....
06:00, 2019-07-10

Congress Targets Chinese-Made Drones Citing national security, lawmakers are looking to ban military purchases of Chinese-made drones—which could boost prospects for U.S. makers struggling to compete....
06:51, 2019-07-07

Will Congress Expand the Insider Trading Prohibition? The House Financial Services Committee has passed a bill that would for the first time set forth what was required for proof, in some ways making cases easier....
23:00, 2019-05-24

Mueller Testimony Before Congress Is Delayed a Week The much-anticipated congressional testimony of Special Counsel Robert Mueller has been pushed back a week to July 24, lawmakers said on Friday....
21:34, 2019-07-13

U.S. Congress considers whether to require car child alerts Automakers would be required to install technology on new vehicles that alerts exiting parents to check for children in the back seat under legislation introduced in Congress in response to deaths of children left behind in hot cars....
20:51, 2019-05-23

4 Former Congress Leaders Who Won On BJP Tickets Take Oath As Lawmakers The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party in Gujarat has improved its strength to 104 in the 182-member House with four MLAs, who were previously with the Congress, winning the recently-held bypolls as BJP......
14:51, 2019-05-28

California data-privacy law may become the model for Congress With no framework yet for a federal privacy law, states that took the initiative to regulate online firms' use of personal data may end up providing models for Congress....
09:51, 2019-07-22

| US Congress probes Trump's bid to host G7 at his resort US Democratic lawmakers announced an investigation into Donald Trump's offer to host next year's G7 summit at one of his golf courses, calling it the latest sign of presidential "corruption"....
17:34, 2019-08-30

Five takeaways from Trump-Congress battle over border aid It was a long, difficult battle, but the U.S. Congress on Thursday sent President Donald Trump a $4.6 billion bill to address a surge of migrants at the U.S. border with Mexico....
04:34, 2019-06-28

Could Trump Use the Sept. 11 War Law to Attack Iran Without Going to Congress? Talk of purported Iran-Qaeda ties is raising questions about whether the Trump administration is laying the groundwork to claim that it needs no new legal authority to take military action....
02:17, 2019-06-20

3 Former Congress Lawmakers, One From BJP May Join Goa Cabinet: Report Four Goa legislators, including three Congress rebels who joined the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) recently, would be inducted in the state cabinet on Saturday, sources told news agency PTI......
11:51, 2019-07-12

Jon Stewart eviscerates US Congress over 9/11 first responder fund The comedian has delivered an emotional plea to US lawmakers on behalf of first responders running out of time and money. He attacked Congress for its hypocrisy and lack of shame....
03:17, 2019-06-12

Congress Is Finally Investigating Elaine Chao Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, who is married to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, has largely stayed under the radar during her time in the Trump administration due to her focus on more conventional grifts, rather than the transparent looting that others such as Scott Pruitt and Ryan Z...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Congress: Pass immigration reform now to help immigrants like me I never expected to live in Richmond, Virginia. In fact, I never even imagined living in the United States. But after being here since 2017, I can’t imagine living anywhere else. And as June, Immigrant Heritage Month, comes to an end, I am incredibly grateful for the opportunity to be an American — ...
13:00, 2019-06-29

After Key Congress Leader Quits, A Flurry Of Resignations Key leaders of the Congress have stepped down following the example of Vivek Tankha, the Rajya Sabha member who quit the party post to give Rahul Gandhi "a free hand"....
17:00, 2019-06-28

Congress Demands Probe After Biplab Deb's Son Seen With Gun In Photo The opposition Congress in Tripura on Thursday demanded an inquiry into a Facebook post that allegedly showed Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's teenage son holding a Light Machine Gun (LMG)....
00:17, 2019-10-11

9/11 first responder who testified to Congress this month dies at 53 Luis Alvarez, who described to Congress earlier this month his medical issues as a first responder after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2011, died Saturday in a hospice in New York. He was 53....
22:34, 2019-06-29

Politicians say it’s up to Congress to probe obstruction allegations Democratic lawmakers — joined by a lone Republican — said Wednesday it was up to Congress to pursue the investigation into whether President Trump or his aides obstructed justice by trying to shut down the Russia probe. “The ball is in our court, Congress,” tweeted Michigan Rep. Justin Amash, who is...
20:34, 2019-05-29

Corey Lewandowski’s Testimony Before Congress: What to Expect He is a witness to possible obstruction of justice. But when he goes before Democrats’ impeachment investigation, Mr. Lewandowski’s fierce loyalty to President Trump will also be front and center....
14:51, 2019-09-17

| HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the city's special status would embolden China's leaders around the world....
20:51, 2019-09-17

BJP To Protest Against Congress In Madhya Pradesh Over Floods The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will stage protests across Madhya Pradesh on Friday against the Congress-led state government's "apathetic attitude" towards flood-affected people, a party leader said......
11:51, 2019-09-18

Biden: Congress should protect abortion rights, if necessary Joe Biden would support Congress enshrining abortion rights into federal law "should it become necessary," his presidential campaign said Tuesday, following several other Democratic candidates in promising to take that step if elected president....
08:34, 2019-05-22

Finally, the Sony FE 35mm F1.8 lens is official There's long been a 35mm f/1.8-shaped hole in Sony's FE lens line up. But now finally, after plenty of speculation that it was about to do so, Sony has confirmed the optic's existence. The FE 35mm F/1.8 is designed for Sony's full-frame Alpha models, which include the A7 III...
20:00, 2019-07-09

Bulgarian official charged with espionage for Russia Bulgarian prosecutors charged the head of a non-governmental organization (NGO) on Tuesday with spying for Russia as part of a scheme they said aimed to draw Bulgaria away from its Western allies and toward Moscow....
17:34, 2019-09-10

Tax Authorities Don't Snoop On Social Media, Says Top Official It is a "misconception" to think that the Income Tax Department is snooping on social media posts related to exotic foreign tours or possession of expensive goods to check undisclosed income, a top......
16:51, 2019-07-14

Chernobyl to become official tourist attraction, Ukraine says Chernobyl, the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster which resulted in thousands of deaths, is to become an official tourist attraction, Ukraine's president has announced....
15:34, 2019-07-11

‘Alien’ comet from outside our solar system gets an official name It’s now been a couple of weeks since an amateur astronomer stumbled across what appeared to be the second interstellar object ever observed by mankind. The object, which appears to be a comet-like body, entered our solar system at an angle that suggested it originated somewhere else, and subs...
00:17, 2019-09-26

'We only want to sell our oil,' Iran official says before nuclear talks Iran's main demand in talks on its nuclear deal is to be able to sell its oil at the same levels that it did before Washington withdrew from the accord a year ago, an Iranian official said on Thursday....
21:51, 2019-06-27

UP Official Alleges BJP MLA Used Foul Language, Threatened Him A state government official in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia on Wednesday registered a complaint against Bariya BJP MLA Surendra Singh for allegedly using foul language against him and threatening him on......
19:17, 2019-09-11

MTA official defends 2nd Avenue Subway’s $6B price tag The Second Avenue Subway is the most expensive underground train line in history — but transit officials defended the $6 billion price tag Monday, blaming it in part on New York City’s fire code. The first phase of the line cost $2.7 billion per mile, while a forthcoming 1.5-mile extension to ...
05:51, 2019-09-17

Ex-Caribbean soccer official hit with $79 million judgment  A former Caribbean soccer official fighting extradition in the FIFA bribery scandal has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages from a related U.S. lawsuit....
16:34, 2019-07-11

Former UN Official Jailed For Child Abuse In Nepal A former UN official has been jailed for sexually abusing children in Nepal, officials said Tuesday, following a trial underscoring the country's growing appeal for foreign paedophiles....
11:51, 2019-07-09

China Will Continue To Import Iranian Oil, Says Official China said Friday it would import Iranian oil in defiance of US sanctions on Tehran, a day before US and Chinese leaders are to meet to try to resolve thorny trade disputes....
19:51, 2019-06-28

Official: Safety prioritized over abortion access A Missouri health official says patient safety takes priority over access to abortion after a judge holds another hearing on a lawsuit filed by Planned Parenthood to allow the state's only abortion clinic to keep its license. (June 5)        ...
14:51, 2019-06-06

Get Your Kid Psyched About Chores by Giving Them an 'Official' Title Want to get your little kid excited about helping out around the house? Give them an official title. I tell you this as the mother of a renowned “orange monitor,” a position I gave my daughter when she was five. Her job was to alert me and her dad when we were running low on oranges, and then at the...
21:51, 2019-07-12

It's Official: Friends Is Leaving Netflix for HBO Max in 2020 Friends will be there for you, just not on Netflix. All 10 seasons beloved Emmy-winning comedy is officially leaving Netflix at the end of 2019 and will exclusively live on WarnerMedia's new......
21:00, 2019-07-09

N.R.A. Shuts Down Production of NRATV, and Its No. 2 Official Resigns The N.R.A’s top lobbyist, accused of plotting against its leader, has resigned. The group has also shut down its live broadcasting arm and severed ties with its ad firm....
19:00, 2019-06-27

Belarus to finish pipeline clear-up by Aug. 15 - official Belarus plans to finish clearing contaminated Russian oil out of its pipeline system by Aug. 15, Deputy Prime Minister Igor Lyashenko said on Friday....
10:17, 2019-06-28

Europe should brace for U.S. tariffs, says German official The U.S. is "more likely than not" to impose automotive tariffs on the European Union in mid-November, German lawmaker Peter Beyer said after meeting with U.S. officials....
20:34, 2019-07-10

Steam Is About to Drop Official Support for Ubuntu Valve is dropping official support for Ubuntu 19.10 and future releases for its mega-popular Steam video game distribution platform, per Engadget, as the upcoming version of the OS will eliminate updates to 32-bit x86 components. According to Valve developer Pierre-Loup Griffais, the company will “e...
03:17, 2019-06-24

Former UAW official becomes 9th person charged in corruption probe Michael Grimes is the first former union official not connected to either the UAW-Chrysler National Training Center or the union's FCA department to be charged in the widening federal investigation....
05:00, 2019-08-15

Another top DOE official is leaving Richard Carranza’s team Another top aide to city schools Chancellor Richard Carranza is flying the coop — before the second full week of school even finishes. Hydra Mendoza — who Carranza hand-picked for his newly created role of deputy chancellor for Community Empowerment, Partnerships and Communications last year — is he...
02:34, 2019-09-10

New 2019 Kia XCeed SUV revealed in official image News 5 Jun, 2019 The new Kia XCeed is the latest member of the growing Ceed family, sitting between the Stonic and Sportage in the brand’s SUV range...
09:17, 2019-06-05

Chernobyl is set to become an official tourist attraction, but is it safe? "Chernobyl is a unique place on the planet where nature has been reborn after a huge man-made disaster," Ukraine's president said."       ...
21:00, 2019-07-15

Kailash Vijayvargiya Says Not Aware Of Any Notice To Son Who Hit Official Bharatiya Janata Party general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya today claimed he was not aware about the party issuing any show-cause notice to his legislator son Akash, who thrashed a civic body......
15:51, 2019-07-06

New BMW X6 leaks ahead of tonight's official reveal Porsche Cayenne Coupe rival is seen to adopt evolutionary styling approach in new images, and is on sale later this year BMW is set to pull the covers off its new X6 late this evening, but what look like press images of the coupé-SUV have leaked out already. Published first on Instagram before a nu...
11:51, 2019-07-02

Cat filter appears during Pakistani official’s briefing PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — It was a mistake that had some people in Pakistan scratching their whiskers. A regional minister was giving a briefing that was live-streamed on social media last week when viewers noticed officials appeared as cats. Someone had left a cat filter on. Social media was quick ...
16:17, 2019-06-17

Bentley EXP 100 GT Teased Ahead Of Official Reveal The new concept car will be a zero emissions car, however, will it be all electric or fuelled by hydrogen is something that the company has not let on....
10:34, 2019-07-02

Google pushes for an official web crawler standard One of the cornerstones of Google's business (and really, the web at large) is the robots.txt file that sites use to exclude some of their content from the search engine's web crawler, Googlebot. It minimizes pointless indexing and sometimes keeps s......
03:51, 2019-07-02

EU to wait for official report on Iranian compliance The European Union said Monday that it will consider Iran to be complying with its obligations under a global nuclear deal up until the point scientific evidence emerges that it has breached its commitments....
22:00, 2019-06-17

Imran Khan Not Received By Any Top US Official At Airport Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan may have been given a diplomatic snub when he arrived in Washington on his first US trip to reboot bilateral ties that have seen a slump in recent months....
14:34, 2019-07-22

"He's A Novice": BJP's Kailash Vijayvargiya Defends Son Who Hit Official Senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, whose son Akash thrashed a civic body official with a cricket bat in Madhya Pradesh last week, defended his actions and called him a "kachhe khiladi" or a......
07:51, 2019-07-01

22 Pilgrims Have Died In Amarnath This Year: Official Six persons have died in the past four days during the ongoing pilgrimage to Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in this year''s pilgrimage to 22, officials said on......
14:51, 2019-07-20

Former top FBI official McCabe sues agency over firing Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe, who was dismissed from the agency following a tumultuous relationship with President Donald Trump, filed a lawsuit on Thursday alleging the termination violated his constitutional rights to free speech and due process....
05:00, 2019-08-09

Canada opposes Russia's return to G8: official The Canadian government remains opposed to Russia rejoining the group of leading industrialized nations formerly known as the Group of Eight, a move U.S President Donald Trump has said should be considered, an official told reporters on Thursday....
19:51, 2019-08-22

"US Closely Following Legislation On Territorial Status Of J&K": Official The US is closely following India's legislation regarding the new territorial status and governance of Jammu and Kashmir, a State Department official said on Wednesday, hours after Pakistan expelled......
02:51, 2019-08-08

"Seen Many Theatrics": Top Official On Pak Threat To Raise Kashmir At UN Rants and theatrics do not work at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), India's permanent representative to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin, said on Friday in reference to Pakistan Prime......
14:34, 2019-09-21

Here are the official Indian prices of all iPhone 7, 7 Plus variants Tim Cook unveiled the iPhone 7 alongside the iPhone 7 Plus and the Apple Watch: Series 2 at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on 7th September.While the pricing of the entry level 32GB model of the iPhone 7 was revealed on 7th September itself, the pricing of the iPhone 7 Plus and th...
02:51, 2019-08-08

China's intelligence law looms over EU 5G safeguards: official The European Union cannot ignore China's National Intelligence Law, which requires Chinese citizens to support state information-gathering, as Brussels seeks rules for super-fast mobile networks, a senior EU official said on Friday....
18:51, 2019-07-19

Canadian right-wing party wants to end ‘official multiculturalism’ TORONTO – An upstart Canadian right-wing political party announced on Friday that “ending official multiculturalism and preserving Canadian values and culture” will be part of its platform for the Canadian federal election in October. The People’s Party of Canada (PPC) was founded in September...
19:34, 2019-08-10

Top immigration official: Border crossings dropping YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — The acting secretary of Homeland Security said he expected 25% fewer migrants to cross the border this month, as officials in Yuma unveiled their latest outdoor facility meant to detain children and families. Kevin McAleenan said at a brief news conference in Washington that the n...
23:00, 2019-06-28

Europe would respond to U.S. auto tariffs, top EU official says Sabine Weyand, the European Commission's director general of trade, struck a conciliatory but firm tone in remarks during her first official visit to Washington since taking on her new role a month ago....
21:00, 2019-07-22

China's official digital currency is nearly ready As much as China frowns on cryptocurrency, it's happy to introduce its own form of virtual cash. The People's Bank of China has revealed that its digital currency "can now said to be ready" after five years of work. Don't expect it to mimic crypto,......
10:00, 2019-08-12

FTC official: I understand concern over YouTube settlement, but believe it's appropriate The FTC says Google's YouTube will pay $170 million to settle a complaint that it earned millions by illegally collecting personal information from children without a guardian's consent....
09:00, 2019-09-05

Top trade official will meet Chinese counterpart The top U.S. trade negotiator says he will meet with his Chinese counterpart to discuss a trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies before a summit next week in Japan between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping of China. (June 19)        ...
00:51, 2019-06-20

The U.S. Will Move to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes, Trump Official Says (Bloomberg) –– President Donald Trump called vaping a “problem” and his health secretary said the government would force companies to remove flavored vaping products from the market after reports of hundreds of U.S. cases of a mysterious illness related to e-cigarette devices...
11:17, 2019-09-13

There’s no official Switch exchange program, says Nintendo A Nintendo spokesperson rebuffs reports that there’s an existing exchange program for new Nintendo Switch owners to swap their newly-purchased units in for the improved model that dropped early July.A slew of reports emerged late last week indicating that the Kyoto-headquartered manufacturer ...
23:17, 2019-08-18

Ukraine official says any investigation would be transparent: report An aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy was quoted on Monday as saying any investigation in Ukraine would be conducted transparently, after U.S. media reports said President Donald Trump asked Zelenskiy to investigate Joe Biden, a rival in next year's U.S. election....
12:17, 2019-09-23

Tech industry sets official standard for 8K TVs The tech industry just took another step to nail down the specs for 8K TV. The Consumer Technology Association has unveiled the official display definition for 8K sets, including a logo TV makers can use. Any model needs to output at a minimum 7,68......
07:34, 2019-09-23

Official: Car bomb explodes near LNA leaders, 4 killed An Interior Ministry official with Libya’s east-based government says a bomb-laden vehicle exploded near a group of leaders of the aligned Libya National Army, killing four people and wounding 33 others...
16:51, 2019-07-11

Maryland official says Baltimore resisted help after hack BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland information technology official says Baltimore leaders resisted accepting help from the state for about a week after the city’s computer servers were hacked. The Baltimore Sun reports it obtained a transcript from a May 22 cybersecurity meeting where Maryland Chief ...
19:34, 2019-06-14

| Girl, 9, dies from Ebola in Uganda - official A 9-year-old girl who tested positive for Ebola in Uganda after travelling from the Democratic Republic of Congo has died, a Ugandan health official says....
18:00, 2019-08-30

Iran official says U.S. showing 'some flexibility' on oil sales A senior Iranian official said on Saturday the United States had shown flexibility on the licensing of Iranian oil sales and this was a sign that Washington's "maximum pressure" policy against Tehran had been defeated, state media reported....
15:17, 2019-08-31

BJP's Akash Vijayvargiya, Who Thrashed Official With Bat, Gets Bail BJP legislator Akash Vijayvargiya, who was arrested on Wednesday for thrashing a municipal official with a cricket bat, today got bail from a special court in Bhopal. He had earlier been sent to jail......
19:00, 2019-06-29

Ex-UAW official charged in widening corruption scandal Jeffery Pietrzyk, who was an assistant to former UAW-GM Vice President Joe Ashton, is the 11th person charged in an ongoing federal corruption investigation....
23:00, 2019-09-20

‘Psychological torture’ used on Julian Assange, U.N. official says Extraditing the WikiLeaks founder to the United States would threaten his human rights, said Nils Melzer, the U.N. special rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment....
22:00, 2019-05-31

OnePlus 7 Pro 5G is finally official, but only for EE customers in Britain We’ve known for months that UK carrier EE will be the first mobile operator in the world to launch OnePlus’s first 5G phone. And we’ve known it’ll all go down at some point in the second quarter of the year. Well, lo and behold, the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G is already here — we...
17:34, 2019-05-22

U.S.-Mexico talks on Wednesday to be held around 3 or 4 p.m: official Talks at the White House on Wednesday with Mexican leaders will be held around 3 or 4 p.m., a U.S. administration official said, speaking on condition of anonymity....
23:34, 2019-06-04

It’s official: We’re getting a 4th season of Stranger Things from Netflix Stranger Things will be back for a fourth season, Netflix confirms. In a move unlikely to surprise anyone, Netflix has officially announced that there will indeed be a fourth season of its mega-hit series Stranger Things. The announcement comes with its own brief teaser, featuring spooky imagery f...
05:17, 2019-10-01

Immigration official looks to step up family deportations WASHINGTON (AP) — The new acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has signaled his agency is looking to step up deportations of families who are in the United States illegally. Mark Morgan spoke with reporters on Tuesday in his first public comments since taking over the role las...
21:51, 2019-06-04

Former UAW official Pietrzyk expected to plead guilty Pietrzyk, who was an assistant to former UAW GM Department Vice President Joe Ashton, is charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering. He is the 11th person charged in the widening investigation of corruption in the UAW....
21:17, 2019-10-01

UAW official who is charged in corruption probe placed on leave Vance Pearson, who heads a 17-state UAW region and is charged with embezzling union money, wire fraud and money laundering, began the leave on Friday.       ...
22:00, 2019-10-06

Official says Pakistan to get Saudi oil on credit as of July ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani official says the much-anticipated Saudi oil will start flowing to Islamabad as of July, with payments deferred for three years. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh says the buy-now-pay-later deal with the kingdom, reached last October, will enable this cash-strapped Islamic nation to o...
12:34, 2019-05-23

U.K. Austerity Has Inflicted ‘Great Misery,’ U.N. Official Says In a scathing final report on the impact of budget cuts in Britain, an expert on extreme poverty compared the overhauls to the Victorian workhouse system....
21:17, 2019-05-22

China official wants 'equality and mutual respect' from U.S. The U.S. ratcheted up tensions with China last week by putting Huawei Technologies on a blacklist that jeopardizes its supply of American components from semiconductors to the Google software that run on its smartphones....
15:00, 2019-05-23

Work-Related Burnout Has a New Official Definition Most of us have experienced a vague sense of feeling “burned out” by work, but now there’s a specific definition for what that actually means. The World Health Organization recently updated their International Classification of Disease codes (ICD-11) to define burnout as a syndrome with three dimens...
23:34, 2019-05-30

The Official Rules for the 2019 Cookout Season As the opening day to Cookout Season 2019 approaches, it is the responsibility of the Black Legislative American Cookout Council (BLACC) to keep our constituents informed of the rules. These guidelines have been voted on by a panel of experts that includes:...
23:17, 2019-05-25

Audi to replace TT with new electric sports car: Official News 23 May, 2019 Audi comes clean that the car to replace the current TT will be all-electric. Our exclusive images preview how it could look...
19:34, 2019-05-23

Britain Postpones Brexit Vote, Says Official The British government on Thursday postponed Theresa May's final Brexit showdown in parliament following an outcry over concessions that looked set to speed up the end of her tumultuous spell as......
19:34, 2019-05-23

Second official reportedly considering whistleblower complaint against Trump Intelligence official was interviewed by watchdog to corroborate initial complaint about Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, report saysA second intelligence official is reportedly considering filing a whistleblower complaint about Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine as the Democrats’ impeachment invest...
18:34, 2019-10-05

Top Iranian official: Iran will 'defend against any war efforts' Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Sunday his country would defend itself against any potential war that might arise between the U.S. and Iran....
22:00, 2019-05-26

WHO classifies 'burnout' as an official medical diagnosis While in years past it may have fallen between the cracks of medical conditions or given a different umbrella name, medical professionals can now make the legitimate diagnosis of “burnout.”...
04:34, 2019-05-29

Talks between UAW and GM take 'turn for the worse': union official Talks for a new four-year labor contract between General Motors Co and its striking workers took a "turn for the worse" on Sunday after the United Auto Workers rejected the largest U.S. automaker's latest offer but the two sides were still talking....
23:34, 2019-10-06

Indy 500 mourns Lauda but no official tributes The heartbreak of Niki Lauda's death has washed over the Indianapolis 500 paddock this week but there are no formal tributes planned to honor the three-times Formula One world champion, IndyCar said on Friday....
07:17, 2019-05-25

20,000 HAL Employees To Go On Indefinite Strike From Today: Official The Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) in Bengaluru is facing an indefinite strike from today by its 20,000 employees over wage revision and other demands, a union official said on Sunday....
04:34, 2019-10-14

Italy needs a 'credible' plan for its finances, IMF official says The new Italian government needs a "credible" plan to make the country's finances more sustainable in the medium term, a member of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) told CNBC Tuesday....
17:34, 2019-10-01

‘Gaming Disorder’ Is a Now an Official Medical Condition, According to the WHO Nearly anywhere you go, it’s easy to find children and adults alike transfixed by their phones, and while texting and social media certainly claim a big part of that attention, increasingly it’s gaming that’s drawing us in. At the World Health Organization’s World Health Asse...
12:51, 2019-05-29

US official charged with leaking secrets to journalists The Justice Department says a Defense Intelligence Agency official has been charged with leaking classified information to two journalists, including a reporter he was dating...
21:00, 2019-10-09

Feeling ‘burned out’ is now an official medical diagnosis Do you ever just feel totally burned out? I don’t mean the run-of-the-mill exhausted feeling we all endure from time to time, I mean really, really burned out? Most of us assume that a feeling of “burn-out” is just one of the many pleasures of modern lives, juggling work, family, f...
05:34, 2019-05-29

Official: Likely tornado destroys motel in Oklahoma EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a likely tornado has destroyed a motel and caused other damage in the Oklahoma City area. Meteorologist Rick Smith in Norman says the suspected twister hit El Reno on Saturday night as a powerful storm system rolled through the state. Smith say...
09:17, 2019-05-26

Talks between UAW and GM take ‘turn for the worse’: union official Talks for a new four-year labor contract between General Motors and its striking workers took a “turn for the worse” on Sunday after the United Auto Workers rejected the largest US automaker’s latest offer but the two sides were still talking. GM made an offer to the union that basically repeated on...
17:34, 2019-10-07

Talks between UAW and GM 'have taken turn for the worse' - union official Talks for a new four-year labor contract between General Motors Co and its striking workers cooled after the United Auto Workers rejected the largest U.S. automaker's latest offer on Sunday....
03:34, 2019-10-07

Official apologizes for comment about driving while blonde LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — A suburban Kansas City school board president has apologized for equating treatment of blondes to racist treatment of black people during a conversation about racial diversity. WDAF-TV reports that Julie Doane described the remarks as “insensitive” in a new...
18:34, 2019-05-21

Rahul Is And Will Remain Captain Of Congress: Ashok Gehlot Denying any leadership crisis in the Congress, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday said that Rahul Gandhi is still the captain of the party and will remain so in future....
16:17, 2019-07-22

Explainer: Send him back? What it would take for Congress to impeach Trump A dark cloud of impeachment has threatened President Donald Trump for many months, with Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, where any such effort to remove him from office would begin, divided about whether to proceed....
16:34, 2019-07-22

Democracy Is Being Killed In Karnataka, Congress Tells Lok Sabha Ahead of the Karnataka Assembly vote on confidence motion of the Congress-JDS coalition government, leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury alleged that the BJP is conspiring to bring......
12:51, 2019-07-19

Alpesh Thakor, Another Former Congress Lawmaker Join BJP In Gujarat Former Congress legislators Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala, who had quit apparently after voting against the party candidate in the by-polls for two Rajya Sabha seats earlier this month, joined the......
18:17, 2019-07-18

They Want To "Deport" Priyanka Gandhi, "Jungle Raj" Back In UP: Congress The Congress alleged today that the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh wants to "deport" party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra so that she cannot meet the victims of the Sonbhadra clash....
08:17, 2019-07-20

How Congress and the feds can improve natural gas pipeline safety This year, Congress is working to reauthorize the Pipeline Safety Act. This law establishes the national pipeline safety program within the Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, or PHMSA, and authorizes agency funding. The agency regulates pipeline sa...
07:34, 2019-09-17

Nana Patole Among 18 New Congress Candidates For Maharashtra Polls The Congress on Thursday named 18 more candidates for the Maharashtra Assembly elections, fielding its Kisan cell chairman Nana Patole from the Sakoli constituency....
03:34, 2019-10-04

BJP Legislator's Son Arrested For Death Threat To Congress Leader In MP The son of a BJP legislator in Madhya Pradesh's Harda has been arrested for allegedly making casteist remarks and threatening to kill an advocate-cum-Congress leader in April....
20:00, 2019-06-20

Chelsea Clinton could run for Nita Lowey’s seat in Congress The retirement of longtime New York Rep. Nita Lowey could open the door for a political newcomer with big political name — Chelsea Clinton. “Is Chelsea Clinton going to make her move?” one New York Democrat asked shortly after learning of Lowey’s retirement. Page Six first reported in 2016 that the ...
01:17, 2019-10-11

"The Way Leadership Behaving..." Congress's Sanjay Nirupam Won't Campaign Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam declared on Thursday that he will stay away from the campaign for the Maharashtra election, saying in a tweet that it seems "the party does not want my services......
16:34, 2019-10-03

"One-Third Of J&K Not With Us": Amit Shah Blames Nehru, Congress Protests Union home minister Amit Shah's question on "who is responsible for partition" triggered a huge row in parliament during the debate on the bill to extend President's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir. The......
14:51, 2019-06-28

Government Trying To Protect Accused Who Shot Dead 10 In UP: Congress The Congress alleged on Saturday that the Uttar Pradesh government was trying to protect the accused in the Sonbhadra clash and instead of ensuring justice, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was......
14:51, 2019-07-20

Photo of Migrants Shocks, but Congress Stalls on Border Aid A photo of a migrant father and his 23-month-old daughter appeared to crystallize the human tragedy at the border, and it was everywhere — on cable, the internet and on the Senate floor....
20:17, 2019-06-27

US Congress Approves $4.6 Billion In Emergency Border Funding US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday bowed to pressure from President Donald Trump's Republicans as Congress approved $4.6 billion in emergency aid to ease a swelling migrant crisis on the......
02:34, 2019-06-28

"If Congress Was Part Of Alliance...": Samajwadi Lawmaker's UP Analysis A newly elected Samajwadi Party parliamentarian on Wednesday said the performance of his party's alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections would have been......
00:34, 2019-05-30

Not 1% Chance Of Rahul Gandhi Staying On, Says Congress Leader In a first, a Congress leader said today that there is practically no chance of Rahul Gandhi rolling back his decision to quit the top job of the party and staying on. The Congress is expected to hold......
14:51, 2019-06-28

Congress clashes over border funding as migrants kept in squalor The U.S. House and Senate will try to resolve their conflicting versions of an emergency funding bill on Thursday to address worsening humanitarian conditions for migrant children and families on the U.S.-Mexico border....
20:51, 2019-06-27

Texas Shooting Brings New Urgency to Gun Debate in Congress After shootings in Dayton and El Paso last month, the issue was already expected to top the agenda when lawmakers return from their recess next week. Now the pressure has intensified....
08:51, 2019-09-02

Odisha Congress Candidate Critical After Being Shot At By Men On Bike A Congress candidate from Odisha's Aska assembly seat was critically injured on Wednesday after four unidentified people shot at him, the police said....
00:34, 2019-05-23

Congress's DK Shivakumar Questioned By Probe Agency For 4th Day In Delhi The Congress's troubleshooter in Karnataka, DK Shivakumar, will face his fourth day of questioning by the Enforcement Directorate in Delhi. Mr Shivakumar, a former minister, was summoned to the......
09:51, 2019-09-03

BJP's VK Malhotra Remembers Sheila Dikshit's Loyalty To Congress At a time when leaders switch sides every now and then, former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who died on Saturday, remained committed to Congress throughout her life, said BJP veteran Vijay......
06:01, 2019-07-21

"Record Of Raising Expectations, Not Delivering": Congress' Jibe At BJP The Congress alleged on Thursday that the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government had a record of raising high expectations by making tall promises but not delivering anything and the president's......
15:34, 2019-06-20

U.S. trade rep says he hopes Congress can approve USMCA legislation 'very soon' The North American trade pact renegotiated under President Donald Trump is a "watershed development" for labor that will reduce incentives to outsource jobs, the U.S. Trade Representative said in prepared remarks to lawmakers on Tuesday....
19:00, 2019-06-18

U.S. trade rep hopes Congress approves USMCA legislation 'very soon' USTR Robert Lighthizer, at a hearing of the U.S. Senate Finance committee, continued his bid for lawmakers to prepare to ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement....
18:00, 2019-06-18

Congress to get briefing on alleged retaliation against U.S. diplomats over Ukraine The U.S. State Department inspector general plans to brief congressional committees on Wednesday about recent instances of potential political retaliation by agency leaders against career officials over Ukraine, two sources familiar with matter said....
20:00, 2019-10-02

Several Congress Leaders Resign In Support Of Rahul Gandhi Several leaders of the Congress have resigned from their posts to give Rahul Gandhi a free hand to choose a new team in the wake of the Lok Sabha election disaster although he is adamant on giving up......
14:51, 2019-06-28

BJP Surge In Northeast Continues; Congress Stalwarts Lose The BJP and its allies have swept the northeast. The party has won 14 seats and its allies have won four, making the NDA's total to be 18 out of the 25 Lok Sabha constituencies....
22:17, 2019-05-24

Americans Trust Police More Than Congress, Study Finds The most trusted leader of them all? The public school principal, according to a Pew Research Center study on Americans’ faith in powerful people and institutions....
19:34, 2019-09-21

Jon Stewart continues to push Congress on behalf of 9/11 victims Jon Stewart on Sunday continued to push for extending the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, but said congressional politics was making passage “agonizingly difficult.”“I think this community is at the end of their rope,” Stewart told Chris Wallace, host of “Fox News Sunday.” “I think there’s a feeling...
20:17, 2019-06-16

Peru Shuts Congress, Triggers a Constitutional Crisis Peru has had many political showdowns in recent decades but never one quite like this. After a year of rising tensions between President Martin Vizcarra and a Congress controlled by his opponents, Vizcarra on Monday dissolved the legislature, which responded by voting to suspend him and swearing in ...
10:34, 2019-10-02

U.S. House Democrat says current Congress may not see Trump taxes A senior Democrat on a congressional panel seeking President Donald Trump's tax returns warned on Saturday that the current Congress may not see the long-sought tax documents without launching an impeachment inquiry....
22:34, 2019-06-15

NASA’s inspector general has apparently had enough of meddling by Congress Enlarge / Paul Martin, then the nominee for Inspector General for NASA, answers questions during his confirmation hearing in front of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation in 2009. (credit: NASA) On Tuesday, NASA Inspector General Paul Martin wrote a rather extraordinary let...
17:00, 2019-08-28

"Rahul Gandhi Has Been Mischievously Dragged...": Congress Calls Out Pak The Congress today hit out at Pakistan for "mischievously" dragging Rahul Gandhi's name in a petition, reportedly moved in the United Nations, to justify its "lies" and misinformation on Jammu and......
11:34, 2019-08-28

What can Congress do if Mike Pompeo won’t cooperate with its impeachment inquiry? The House of Representatives is running out of options to hear from potential key players in the whistleblower allegations. Except perhaps jailing people?...
10:00, 2019-10-02

Congress Leader Says Delhi Incharge PC Chacko "Misbehaved" With Him A section of Congress leaders has demanded the replacement of All India Congress Committee in-charge PC Chacko over the party's poor election performance in Delhi....
04:51, 2019-06-15

Congress finally to send $19B disaster aid bill to Trump Congress is finally shipping President Donald Trump a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill, a measure stalled for months by infighting, misjudgment, and a presidential feud with Democrats....
00:51, 2019-06-04

Ministers Who Favour BJP Will Pay, Says Madhya Pradesh Congress In-Charge Congress national general secretary in-charge for Madhya Pradesh Deepak Babaria created a flutter on Friday, claiming that some ministers of the Kamal Nath government were helping people close to the......
06:00, 2019-09-21

Congress seeks to jump-start stalled AV bill The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers -- which represents General Motors, Volkswagen Group, Toyota Motor Corp. and others -- praised the announcement and urged Congress to move quickly. ...
18:01, 2019-07-31

White House still considering tax cut bypassing Congress that Trump seemed to rule out President Trump tweeted about the proposal to unilaterally index capital gains to inflation, responding to an op-ed backing the idea with the comment. He asked: “An idea liked by many?”...
23:34, 2019-08-30

Congress Blames BJP "Horse Trading" For Karnataka Loss The Congress, which lost one more state under its belt today as the Karnataka government crashed in the trust vote in the state assembly, said it was the result of the "unscrupulous political horse......
22:34, 2019-07-23

Congress Parliamentarians To Meet Today To Elect Chairperson Congress parliamentarians will meet today to elect leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party or CPP exactly a week after party chief Rahul Gandhi told the party's top decision making, Congress......
07:00, 2019-06-01

Sonia Gandhi Elected Leader Of New Congress Lawmakers Sonia Gandhi has been elected chairperson of the Congress's parliamentarians who won the national election, sources said after a meeting of the parliamentary party this morning. Former Prime Minister......
08:00, 2019-06-01

House Democrat says current Congress may not see Trump taxes A senior Democrat on a congressional panel seeking President Donald Trump's tax returns warned on Saturday that the current Congress may not see the long-sought tax documents without launching an impeachment inquiry....
05:51, 2019-06-16

Congress Questions PM Modi's ''Silence'' In Chinmayanand Case The Congress today accused the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh of supporting rape accused former minister Swami Chinmayanand and questioned the "silence" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and senior......
20:00, 2019-09-19

"Can Understand Congress. But Sharad Pawar?": PM Hits Out Over Pak Remark Donning headgear presented by a descendant of Shivaji Maharaj, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday targeted NCP chief Sharad Pawar over the latter's remarks on Pakistan....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Watch live: Robert Mueller testifies before Congress Robert Mueller arrived on Capitol Hill on Wednesday to begin a marathon day of testifying before two House panels about the report on his two-year investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. He’ll appear first at 8:30 a.m. before the House Judiciary Committee whe...
14:34, 2019-07-24

Bihar Children Deaths A National Horror: Congress The Congress on Wednesday described the deaths of children in Bihar due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome as a "national horror story" and demanded accountability from the Centre and the state......
22:51, 2019-06-19

Samajwadi Party Ties Up With Congress-NCP In Maharashtra For 3 Seats The Congress-NCP fold on Wednesday announced that Samajwadi Party (SP) will contest on three seats as part of the alliance in the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections scheduled to be held on......
06:00, 2019-10-03

Biden says he would support Congress in enshrining abortion rights into law if necessary Joe Biden would support Congress enshrining abortion rights into federal law “should it become necessary,” his presidential campaign said Tuesday, following several other Democratic candidates in promising to take that step if elected president....
05:51, 2019-05-22

Taciturn Mueller faces U.S. Congress on probe of Trump When Robert Mueller was leading a U.S. Marine Corps platoon in combat in Vietnam, Donald Trump was finishing college and about to go to work for his father, a New York City landlord, having received military draft deferments including for a diagnosis of bone spurs in his heels....
19:51, 2019-07-24

"Homecoming" Say Madhya Pradesh BJP Men After Voting For Congress Bill Two legislators of Madhya Pradesh's opposition BJP, who voted in favour of an amendment bill along with the 120 ruling Congress and allied legislators in the state assembly on Wednesday, are old......
22:34, 2019-07-24

House GOP leader says whistleblower could have gone to Congress. A Democrat says that’s false. Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said the whistleblower could have gone to Congress with his complaint about Trump. Rep. Eric Swalwell says the Republican is spreading misinformation....
05:34, 2019-09-21

Government Of India Spreading Fear On Kashmir, Says Congress The Congress has hit out at the government after its advisory on Friday asking tourists and Amarnath Yatra pilgrims to leave the Kashmir Valley "immediately" because of new intelligence about terror......
16:51, 2019-08-03