Urjit Patel Will Contribute To India''s Growth Story, Says Arun Jaitley

The Ministry of Finance said, "He will replace the present RBI Governor Dr. Raghuram Rajan". Under the chairmanship of Patel, the panel had proposed inflation-targeting and the setting up of a Monetary Policy Committee, which has been accepted by... More..

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Seoul: North Korea executes top education premier

People watch a TV screen showing a file image of Kim Yong Jin, center, a vice premier on education affairs in North Korea's cabinet, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul , South Korea, Wednesday, Aug. North...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Hero Brit Tom Jackson nominated for award

Ayliffe has noted in a blog for The Independent . "People are making huge journeys to mourn her". A second victim, Tom Jackson, 30, passed away on Tuesday having sustained 15 stab wounds to the face while ...More..

Sri Lanka win toss, bat in 2nd Aust ODI
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Sri Lanka win toss, bat in 2nd Aust ODI

The 23-year-old finished with four for 18 in 9.2 overs, with Matthew Wade's career-best 76 the only meaningful response his side could muster on the way to 206 all out. Their 103-run sixth-wicket stand entertai...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Pope assumes responsibility for migrants in Vatican reform

In a document known as a Motu Proprio , Latin for "by his own initiative", the pope said he would merge four Vatican offices into a "Dicastery for the Service of Integral Human Development" starting on January...More..

Mayor Who Snorted White Substance Refuses To Resign
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Mayor Who Snorted White Substance Refuses To Resign

This shocking footage shows the Mayor of Dover snorting a "suspicious substance" in a toilet cubicle. Video footage which shows the mayor of an English town snorting an unknown substance has surfaced online. ...More..

Lightning strike kills hundreds of reindeer
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Lightning strike kills hundreds of reindeer

The lightning storm killed 323 reindeer on the Hardangervidda plateau in central Norway. Norwegian officials say that multiple animal deaths caused by lightning strike is not very uncommon, but the scale ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Junior doctors to stage further industrial action

According to papers leaked to the Daily Mail newspaper, one of the proposals from the junior doctors' committee is five-day strikes in each month until the end of the year. It adds: "The level of cancellation...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Farm Overtime Bill Will Have Devastating Impacts

A.B. The bill amends the state's Labor Code to allow overtime pay after 8 hours, rather than 10, and will ultimately establish a 40-hour standard work week, phasing it in by annual half-hour-per-day increme...More..

Alan Shearer says worldwide retirement would benefit Wayne Rooney & Man Utd
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Alan Shearer says worldwide retirement would benefit Wayne Rooney & Man Utd

He said in a press conference: "My absolute dream would be to play for Manchester United and help them to achieve their goals". However, Rooney, who scored in United's 3-1 victory against Bournemouth in their...More..

CAFOD welcome Colombia peace deal ending over five decades of conflict
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

CAFOD welcome Colombia peace deal ending over five decades of conflict

Both sides have agreed to work together to address social exclusion, deliver justice to the victims of the conflict and build a stable and enduring peace. Both the White House and Democratic presidential candid...More..

Reliance Jio Preview Offer now available on Intex 4G smartphones
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Reliance Jio Preview Offer now available on Intex 4G smartphones

Reliance Jio has accused incumbent players of not releasing sufficient interconnection ports during its test run of services while the existing operators (under the aegis of COAI) have dubbed its testing of ne...More..

Foreign Investors Bringing Rs 10 Crore Eligible For Residency
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Foreign Investors Bringing Rs 10 Crore Eligible For Residency

The Union Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved a proposal to allow foreign investors to obtain 10-year residency permits if they invest Rs 10 crore over 18 months or Rs 25 crore over three ...More..

ISIS spokesman killed in Aleppo
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

ISIS spokesman killed in Aleppo

He has also called for attacks in Western countries, telling Muslims in France on occasion to attack "the filthy French" in any way they could, including "crush them with your auto". "Al-Adnani has served as pr...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Brazil's Senate Prepares For Final Vote On Dilma Rousseff's Impeachment

Temer has vowed to boost an economy that has shrunk for six consecutive quarters and implement austerity measures to plug a record budget deficit, which cost Brazil its investment-grade status previous year. Ro...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Kerry urges Pakistan to push harder against groups linked to extremists

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry addresses students at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in New Delhi , India, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016. On Tuesday, Kerry co-chaired the Second India-US Strategic and Co...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Rousseff backers promote new Brazil election

A survey published by O Globo newspaper on Sunday showed 53 senators would vote against Rousseff and only 18 would back her - 10 short of the 28 she needs to avoid being ousted. Ms Rousseff began her defence by...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Russia claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirming

In Washington, the Pentagon said US-led coalition forces had targeted Adnani in an air strike in Syria's Aleppo province on Tuesday but did not immediately confirm his death. "In some ways he's a more risky fig...More..

Dog swims 6 miles, walks another 12 to reunite with family
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Dog swims 6 miles, walks another 12 to reunite with family

The Casas' say they owe the safe return of their pup to Fiedor. A dog swam more than six miles and likely walked a dozen more to find its family after falling overboard into Lake Michigan during the weekend...More..

Prince's Estate Will Be Opened Up To The Public
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Prince's Estate Will Be Opened Up To The Public

KARE 11 reports that Bremer Bank, the present special administrator for Prince's estate, announced that the Paisley Park of Chanhassen in Minnesota City will open for daily public tours beginning October ...More..