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  • Here's What You Should Know About The Newfound TRAPPIST-1 Solar System
    You may have heard that astronomers made a big announcement today about a "discovery outside our solar system."
  • White House Rolls Back Protections For Transgender Students
    The White House on Wednesday overturned protections for transgender students that required public schools to allow them to use bathrooms and locker rooms matching the gender with which they identify.
  • Apple To Open Steve Jobs-Inspired Ring-Shaped Campus In April
    Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' last public event in 2011 was a city council meeting in Cupertino, California, where he presented plans for a sprawling new campus with a spaceship-shaped building and tree-filled park. Apple announced Wednesday that it will begin moving employees into the 2.9 million-square-foot facility in April.
  • UK Names Cressida Dick As London's First Female Police Chief
    Britain has appointed experienced counter-terrorism officer Cressida Dick, best known for heading an operation which led to the killing of an innocent Brazilian, as the first woman to head London's police force in its 188-year history.
  • 3 Soldiers Dead In Terror Attack In Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, Woman Killed In Firing
    In one of the biggest attacks in Jammu and Kashmir in recent weeks, three soldiers were killed and four were injured when terrorists ambushed an army convoy in the early hours today in Shopian. A woman at a village nearby died in the cross-fire, police said.
  • UP Elections 2017: Mulayam Singh Might Not Campaign For Rape-Accused Gayatri Prajapati
    After eyebrows were raised over Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav campaigning for party colleague and rape accused Gayatri Prajapati, SP patron is unlikely to visit Amethi tomorrow from where the minister is his party's nominee.
  • Mumbai: Ahead Of Counting, BJP Says 'No Ideological Differences' With Shiv Sena
    Ahead of counting of votes for the 10 municipal corporations,the BJP has indicated it was not averse to a post-poll tie-up with Shiv Sena in cash-rich Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).
  • Iran Ready To Give US 'Slap In The Face': Commander
    The United States should expect a "strong slap in the face" if it underestimates Iran's defensive capabilities, a commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Wednesday, as Tehran concluded war games.
  • Crime Comment On Sweden Was Based On TV Report: Donald Trump
    A day after falsely suggesting there was an immigration-related security incident in Sweden, President Donald Trump said on Sunday his comment was based on a television report he had seen.
  • White House Delays Revamped Immigration Order To Next Week: Official
    The White House has pushed back the release of a new executive order to replace its directive suspending travel to the United States by citizens of seven mostly Muslim countries, a White House official said on Wednesday.
  • North Korea Diplomat Wanted Over Kim Jong-Nam's Murder: Malaysia
    Detectives probing the assassination of Kim Jong-Un's half-brother want to question a North Korean diplomat, Malaysia's top policeman said Wednesday.
  • Donald Trump To Unveil First Budget 'Mid-March'
    US President Donald Trump in mid-March will unveil his first government budget, a keystone statement of his priorities for the coming years, the White House said Wednesday.
  • Dutch Court Jails Would-Be Jihadist For 31 Months
    A 23-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to 31 months in jail by a Dutch court after he twice tried to join jihadist groups to fight alongside them in Syria.
  • UP Election 2017: Voting Today For Phase 4 After Hectic, Personal Campaign - 10 Points
    Fifty-three constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, spread over 12 districts, go to polls in the fourth of the seven-phase elections in the state today. Among them the five constituencies of Raebareli, the parliamentary seat of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, and the parched Bundelkhand zone. This phase of election had been preceded by a high profile campaign, which saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, his alliance partner Rahul Gandhi and BSP chief Mayawati hit the road to villages and small towns of the state. The tone of the campaign got shrill and increasingly personal.
  • Uttar Pradesh Election 2017 LIVE: Voting Under Way For Phase 4; 38.1% Turnout Till 1 PM
    Uttar Pradesh assembly elections drive into the fourth phase today. Fifty three Assembly constituencies including in Raebareli, the parliamentary constituency of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, will votes today. The ruling Samajwadi Party has teamed up with Congress to make it a three -cornered contest against the BJP and four-time Chief Minister Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party or BSP. 680 candidates representing various political parties will try their luck in the elections. Of these, 116 candidates candidates have criminal cases filed against them. Prominent candidates in this phase include sitting MLA Aradhana Mishra from Rampur Khas (Pratapgarh), the daugther of senior Congress leader and MP from Rajya Sabha Pramod Tiwari. BJP National Secretary Siddharth Nath Singh is contesting from Allahabad West. The elections in UP are seen as the first major referendum for PM Modi's notes ban in November last year. Voting in Uttar Pradesh is being held in seven phases. The results will be announced on March 11.

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