CBSE exam schedule announced

As per reports around 13 to 15 lakh students are set to appear for class 10 and 12 main examinations, in 2016. "It is hereby clarified that it is mandatory for students seeking change of name to get his or her name changed from CBSE or state boards... More..

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Afghan minister: Reinforcements rushed to southern district under Taliban attack
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Afghan minister: Reinforcements rushed to southern district under Taliban attack

Acting Defence Minister Masoom Stanekzai said fighting was going on in Sangin where government forces had been surrounded by insurgents who controlled most of the district including roads needed for reinforceme...More..

Judge Napolitano: Obama's gun executive orders will be challenged in court
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Judge Napolitano: Obama's gun executive orders will be challenged in court

President Obama is announcing a series of executive actions created to combat gun violence, including a regulatory change created to make it harder for gun buyers to avoid background checks. Even still, the mor...More..

ISIS Leader Reportedly Warns Israel 'We Are Getting Closer to You'
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

ISIS Leader Reportedly Warns Israel 'We Are Getting Closer to You'

Peter King (R-N.Y.) stated in that Islamic State's leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, had it right when he stated the USA isn't doing sufficient to stop ISIS. More..

Girl, 5, dies after Sask. crash that also killed her parents, brother
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Girl, 5, dies after Sask. crash that also killed her parents, brother

The victims have been identified as Jordan Van De Vorst, his wife Chanda, and their two children. A 49-year old Saskatoon woman will be in court Monday after a vehicle she was driving collided with another on...More..

Wife and father-in-law of slain Jason Corbett charged over his death
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Wife and father-in-law of slain Jason Corbett charged over his death

His death resulted in a custody battle between Molly Martens, the children's stepmother, and Mr Corbett's sister and brother-in-law. The case was brought before a Grand Jury on 18 December and the documents w...More..

by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Japan nationalists protest landmark sex slave deal with SKorea

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said on Monday the ¥1bil payment was aimed at "restoring the women's dignity" but was not an official compensation. Just 46 surviving South Korean former "comfort women...More..

Vietnam objects to Chinese test flight
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Vietnam objects to Chinese test flight

He made the statement in Hanoi on January 2, the same day when China committed the action. However, "repeated provocations" by the United States, such as sending vessels to the South China Sea, have forced Ch...More..

Bill Cosby's lawyer signals defense strategy: 'It's politics'
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Bill Cosby's lawyer signals defense strategy: 'It's politics'

Bill Cosby, a 78-year-old comedian and actor, has been accused by over 50 women of drugging and sexual assault over the course of 2015. Constand identifies as a lesbian. The women were mostly from the world of ...More..

Iran denies missile launches in Strait of Hormuz
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Iran denies missile launches in Strait of Hormuz

Security Council resolution banning Iranian development of a ballistic missile. The vital strait, a narrow waterway between Iran and Oman that is the route for nearly a third of all oil traded by sea, is cruc...More..

Powerball jackpot expected to grow to $400M by Wednesday
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Powerball jackpot expected to grow to $400M by Wednesday

Powerball jackpots begin at $40 million and increase by $10 million every roll. The next Powerball drawing is Wednesday. Lottery officials say the jackpot could go higher based on ticket sales. You can't win ...More..

Mexican mayor fatally shot day after taking office
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Mexican mayor fatally shot day after taking office

Gisela Mota , the new mayor of Temixco takes her oath of office during a swearing-in ceremony in Temixco, south of Mexico City on January 1, 2016. Morelos' state prosecutor, Javier Pérez Durón, said that th...More..

Kim Jong-un offers olive branch to South Korea
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Kim Jong-un offers olive branch to South Korea

That crisis was alleviated in August; since then, the two sides, which have technically been at war since the 1950s, have held inconclusive talks. He vowed to improve North Korea's struggling economy. The two K...More..

by | Monday, January 04, 2016

"Affluenza" teen may use legal tactic to stall deportation

Her bond there was set at $1 million, Tarrant County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman Samantha Jordan said Thursday. The divorce provides a revealing backdrop for the latest chapter in Ethan Couch's t...More..

Putin calls for cooperation in season's greetings to Obama
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Putin calls for cooperation in season's greetings to Obama

Anton Volodin of the pro-Kremlin youth group Network, which published the book, told the Guardian: "A year ago we noticed when reading one of his early speeches that it was exactly right in its predictions, so ...More..

Saudi Arabia Budget Deficit Swells On Oil Price Fall
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Saudi Arabia Budget Deficit Swells On Oil Price Fall

Oil prices remained weak in Asia today on tepid economic data from Japan and indications that major crude exporter Saudi Arabia's 2016 budget is based on prices staying low. In a speech to cabinet on Monday, Ki...More..

Oil prices fell 35%. What now?
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Oil prices fell 35%. What now?

Oil prices plummeted in early Monday trading after Iran and Saudi Arabia both signaled the weak market would last. Iran this week stood by its position to add more oil to the global market after sanctions pre...More..

Venus Williams has arrived in NZ
by | Sunday, January 03, 2016

Venus Williams has arrived in NZ

The 28-year-old is banking on the good vibes of Auckland - plus an off-season which she describes as ideal - to pay off in the tournament starting on Monday. Williams will take on Russian world No75 18-year-old...More..

by | Sunday, January 03, 2016

Israeli vice premier steps down over sex allegations

Netanyahu officially told the MKs in his faction that he intends to advance the next Likud leadership race, which will be held February 23, pending the approval of Likud Central Commitee members in a vote next ...More..

by | Sunday, January 03, 2016

Israel ex-PM to serve jail term for bribery

The former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is expected to begin serving his sentence on February 15, 2016. Olmert said he was "satisfied" with the reduction in his jail term, adding that he will accept the...More..