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SC reserves verdict on linking of Aadhaar with PAN

While arguments over the constitutional validity of section 139 AA of income tax act concluded, the court has reserved its verdict. "The government can not ...


Can't Prosecute Yogi Adityanath For Gorakhpur Riots: UP Govt to Court

Uttar Pradesh Advocate-General Raghvendra Singh on Thursday told the Allahabad High Court that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and other suspects can not be pros...


Pope in Fatima to honor simple children who changed church

On 13 May 1917, Our Lady appeared to the three children as they shepherded their parents' sheep near what is now the Fatima grotto. Pope Francis is set to can...


Pak Air Force jet crashes during routine training

No reason was given for the cause of the crash. Rescue, police and Air Force teams were dispatched to the area. The aircraft was on routine operation training...


Relations warm between U.S. and Australia

During a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Trump praised the country's healthcare system - but he didn't seem to realize he was pra...


Donald Trump Deletes Tweet Calling Mahmoud Abbas Visit an 'Honor'

He did not publicly mention Palestinian financial payments to the families of convicted terrorists, but his spokesman, Sean Spicer, said Trump had raised the ...


NHS 'robust' after cyber-attack

The attacks span the length of England. A hacking group called Shadow Brokers released the malware in April claiming to have discovered the flaw from the NSA,...


Hamas Stands in Solidarity with Hunger-Striking Palestinians

For his first appearance as Hamas leader, Haniyeh chose a symbol of elusive Palestinian unity - a solidarity tent where several political factions are represent...


Global cyber attack hits hospitals, schools and companies; India among countries hit

They warned that the malware now could move from large networks to individual users. WannaCrypt had hit at least 45,000 computers spread over 74 countries d...


UK working to fix hospital systems after cyber attack

Several cybersecurity firms said they had identified the malicious software behind the attack, which has apparently hit Russian Federation the hardest. Hospital...


Major League notebook: Syndergaard likely out until after All-Star break

Neal ElAttrache. Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Syndergaard was placed on the 10-day disabled list Monday after...


North Korea Detains Fourth American Citizen on Charges of 'Hostile Acts'

The country's official Korean Central News Agency said Kim Hak Song was detained Saturday, May 6, 2017, and that "a relevant institution is now conducting d...


South Africa to sign new nuclear power pacts after court ruling

The energy ministry will not continue with these agreements, given the court ruling, but plans to sign new deals with all five countries, the department said. "...


NHS faces weekend of chaos after global cyber attack cripples hospitals' computers

Britain's National Cyber Security Centre and its National Crime Agency were looking into the United Kingdom incidents, which disrupted care at National Health...


Egyptian archaeologists discover necropolis with 17 mummies

Egypt has unearthed an ancient burial site replete with at least 17 mummies, most fully intact, the latest in a string of discoveries that the country's antiqui...


Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi to visit Kashmir, to meet Governor, chief minister

The home secretary told the security forces to "be tough but just", sources privy to the meeting said. "The Home Secretary is also scheduled to call on state ...


CPI(M) asks EC to go beyond EVMs, initiate electoral reforms

Incidentally, there was a debate between AAP and EC on nomenclature of the EVM challenge at the all-party meeting attended by all seven national parties and 35 ...


French President-elect Emmanuel Macron announces gender equal list of parliamentary candidates

In a meeting with members of his campaign team on February 22, Macron told them that he was about to get an endorsement from Francois Bayrou, a centrist former ...


Manchester City v Leicester City

Liverpool have 70 points with two games left while fifth-placed Arsenal have 66 with three to play. Manchester City must return to challenging for trophies ...


At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyber attack

Hospitals across England and Scotland have been crippled by the global attack, which began on Friday and saw around 45 organisations infiltrated by malicious so...


Militants open fire on security forces in Kashmir

He said that the security forces were carrying out a census in the area when the firing incident occurred. Reportedly, soon after the attack, the area was cordo...


Ferrari fight back in final practice

Hamilton has one win this season and two runner-up finishes to Vettel , who leads the British driver by 13 points. Gutierrez raced for Sauber through 2013 a...


N Korea willing to meet with US if conditions right: diplomat

After threatening military action, Trump said earlier this month he would be "honoured" to meet the North's leader Kim Jong-Un under the right conditions. She...


Spicer declines to answer whether Pres. Trump records Oval Office conversations

The veiled threat added to the storm over Trump's abrupt firing of Comey on Tuesday. Giving more details about Trump's meetings with Comey , Spicer said Tr...


How the parties are using social media to frame the election debate

Armed forces minister Mike Penning said: "Jeremy Corbyn has spent a lifetime trying to disarm Britain but now he's pretending he's got what it takes to keep us ...


Major cyber attack hits companies, hospitals, schools worldwide

In the USA, the effect of the hack did not appear to be widespread, at least initially. The internal network had been affected, he said, adding that in terms ...


US To Arm Kurds In Syria, Despite Turkish Opposition

However, the PYD, as well as the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), has denied any links to the PKK, despite portraits of imprisoned PKK leader Abdulla...


UN International Vesak celebrations commence under auspices of Indian PM

May 12 India today announced the gifting of 16,000 handcrafted Indian candles to Sri Lanka on the International Vesak Day which commemorates the birth, enlighte...


Trump considering 11 candidates to replace Comey

Trump says "even that is possible". Trump tweeted Friday morning. Since late July, the FBI has been conducting a counterintelligence investigation into pot...


North Korea Open to US Talks Under 'Conditions'

The regime's official news agency said on May 6 that he was being held for "hostile acts against the country", although details about the alleged acts were no...


Wigan hit by NHS cyber attack

Why is it certain regions are affected more than others? "Seeing businesses and individuals affected by cyber attacks, such as the ones reported today , wa...


IOC VP Coates confident ahead of Australian Olympic vote

Coates, 66, will retain his International Olympic Committee vice-presidency as a result of winning the vote which followed a bitter election campaign including ...


U.S. forces patrol Syrian border amid clashes between Turkey and Kurdish militants

An unnamed YPG commander said on Friday that United States forces would begin monitoring the situation along the Syria-Turkey frontier following cross-border ...


Two dead, including suspect in Dallas-area college shooting, police say

The college tweeted at 1:46 p.m. (ET) there are "no confirmed injuries", but that's contrary to what police followed up with a minute later. The shooter kille...


Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' to go on trial in April 2018

Mexican Drug Lord Joaquin Guzman is scheduled to stand trial on federal charges in April of 2018. But the judge said that's a problem because she's one of the...