3-Year-Old Allegedly Raped By 14-Year-Old Boy In Hisar, Accused Apprehended

Girl was alone at home with her brother when accused took her to another place and raped her Chandigarh:  In yet another incident of rape in Haryana, a 3-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 14-year-old boy in her colony...

/ January 18, 2018

Apple Pledges To Spend $350 Billion, Bring 20,000 Jobs To US Within Next 5 Years

Apple has for years faced scrutiny and criticism around the world for its tax policies (Reuters) Apple, the world’s most valuable company, said Wednesday it will spend $350 billion in development and create 20,000 jobs in the United States in...

/ January 18, 2018

Exclusive: Trump considers big ‘fine’ over China intellectual property theft

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States was considering a big “fine” as part of a probe into China’s alleged theft of intellectual property, the clearest indication yet that his administration will take retaliatory trade...

/ January 18, 2018

BSF Jawan Killed In Ceasefire Violation By Pak Troops In Jammu’s RS Pura sector

Pakistan started shelling across the border on Wednesday night Jammu:  A Border Security Force (BSF) jawan was today killed during a ceasefire violation as Pakistani troops fired and shelled along the international border in RS Pura sector of Jammu. The...

/ January 18, 2018

Twitter May Notify Users Exposed To Russian Propaganda During 2016 Election

A Twitter spokeswoman did not immediately respond to a request to comment on plans to notify its users Washington:  Twitter may notify users whether they were exposed to content generated by a suspected Russian propaganda service, a company executive told...

/ January 18, 2018

Policeman Killed 3 Near Pune, Missed Real Target Whom He Owed Rs 25,000

A police officer killed 3 men across 2 locations while making a threat call to another (representational) Pune:  A day after an assistant sub-inspector of the India Reserve Battalion shot dead three people in Daund town near Pune, a police...

/ January 18, 2018

Republicans scramble for votes in Congress to keep government open

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House on Wednesday threw its support behind a Republican proposal to avert a government shutdown at week’s end with a one-month extension in funding, but it was unclear whether there were enough votes to pass...

/ January 18, 2018

Snowstorm, Deep Freeze Leave 4 Dead In US South New England Georgia Virginia Massachusetts Maine Georgia

Frigid temperatures and snow are forecast for the Mid-Atlantic region and New England on Wednesday Austin, Texas:  A winter storm that caused at least four deaths in the U.S. South on Wednesday brought record low temperatures to parts of the...

/ January 18, 2018

Muslim Bodies Demand Competitive Bidding Among Airlines For Haj Pilgrims

Haj subsidy is a payment taken from Indian Hajis and given to Air India, prominent Muslim body said New Delhi:  A day after the Narendra Modi government announced withdrawal of the Haj subsidy, prominent Muslim organisations, including Jamat-e-Islami Hind (JIH),...

/ January 17, 2018

US President Donald Trump Denies US Embassy’s Jerusalem Move Within A Year

Jerusalem is home to sites holy to the Muslim, Jewish and Christian religions (File Photo) Washington:  President Donald Trump denied on Wednesday that the planned relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would take place within a year,...

/ January 17, 2018