• Court Of Special Appeals Upholds Ruling Granting Adnan Syed New Trial
Court Of Special Appeals Upholds Ruling Granting Adnan Syed New Trial

Syed's lawyer, C. Justin Brown, said he is pleased by the ruling . The 2-1 ruling by the three-judge panel centered on the failure of Syed's trial counsel to contact alibi witness Asia Chapman (nee McClain). Convicted murderer Adnan Syed arrives at the Baltimore City Circuit Courthouse in Baltimore, Maryland February 5, 2016. "In addition ...

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  • Royal wedding: Harry and Meghan well-wishers to be screened by body scanners
Royal wedding: Harry and Meghan well-wishers to be screened by body scanners

With the USA actress a big draw both to British and American fans, huge crowds are expected, with the processional route of the carriage ride estimated to hold around 100,000 spectators. On their website, the Palace revealed that more than 250 members of the Armed Forces will be participating in the wedding. A spokesman from the force said: "Our ...

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  • North and South Korea set date for leaders' summit
North and South Korea set date for leaders' summit

The countries also agreed to hold a separate meeting to discuss communication issues, such as setting up a telephone hotline between Moon and Kim, and maintain working-level discussions, according to the statement. Trump is expected to meet with the North Korean despot before the end of May. North Korea also wants Beijing to resist tougher sancti...

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  • Saudis accuse others to cover up defeats in Yemen: Iran
Saudis accuse others to cover up defeats in Yemen: Iran

The study by Conflict Armament Research comes as the West and United Nations researchers identified Iran as supplying arms to Yemen's Houthis, a Shiite rebel group which has held the country's capital since September 2014. Britain is the third largest humanitarian donor to Yemen. It also called on Iran to stop sending weapons to Yemen saying: "If...

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  • Polling Booths In Karnataka To Be Manned, Operated By Women: Election Official
Polling Booths In Karnataka To Be Manned, Operated By Women: Election Official

Such is the anti-incumbency wave in the state that no incumbent government has retained power in elections in Karnataka since 1985. However, Election Commission says that since Malviya wrote to the poll body explaining the source of his tweet and the letter would be taken as his response.

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  • Odds on White Easter with widespread alerts in force for snow disruption
Odds on White Easter with widespread alerts in force for snow disruption

Which parts of the country will be dry? The European model had suggested a period of wet snow in several straight forecasts Tuesday and Wednesday, but it backed off a little bit in its prediction last night. Friday's alert covers the north-east of Scotland and will remain in place until midday. The warning has been put in place for parts of W...

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  • Thomas Markle 'very excited' to be walking Meghan down the aisle
Thomas Markle 'very excited' to be walking Meghan down the aisle

The outlet claimed that Meghan is someone who is "independent", "confident", and "keen to establish her own network of friends" in London without relying too much on Kate. According to the Mail Online , she was just eight-years-old in the candid footage, and it shows her running around in a large crown while clutching a cuddly toy, at a birthday...

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  • Uber cedes Southeast Asia to rival Grab in latest pullout
Uber cedes Southeast Asia to rival Grab in latest pullout

She added "the most important thing is that service to our commuters will not be disrupted". In July of 2017, Uber agreed to merge its operations in Russia into a joint venture, 59.3 percent owned by Russian internet search company Yandex and 36.6 percent by Uber .

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  • Media banned from accessing JKIA following Miguna Miguna saga
Media banned from accessing JKIA following Miguna Miguna saga

The judge ruled that Dr Miguna's rights were violated by his deportation, and that allegations raised require him to be personally present to testify. The High Court has ordered the government to release lawyer Miguna Miguna from detention at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. "They say they want to remove me by force so they will have to k...

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  • Peskov: allegations against Russian Federation on Skripal case border on banditry
Peskov: allegations against Russian Federation on Skripal case border on banditry

Besides, about 20 countries said they could expel Russian diplomats including Czechia and Poland. Last week, Britain made a decision to evict 23 Russian diplomats in response to the Salisbury attack. It said President Trump was considering options to hold Moscow responsible while responding to its "malign activities", the report added. "The Uni...

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  • Another troubling replacement on the Trump team
Another troubling replacement on the Trump team

Bolton , an attorney, diplomat, and general commentator, is well known for his super-war hawk stances, which he states emphatically on his BoltonPAC, but he is widely covered in the media as having explicitly promised to be compliant in his new position, and to carry out Trump's wishes.

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  • Congress set to retain Karnataka, says pre-poll survey
Congress set to retain Karnataka, says pre-poll survey

The BJP has already put its weight behind Lingayat leader Yeddyurappa by projecting him as its chief ministerial candidate. The previous assembly polls were held on May 5 in 2013 in a single phase, with 2,948 candidates in the fray. The reports had also surfaced about the Karnataka Congress party's social media in-charge Srivatsa also tweeting...

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  • Congress will disappear from Karnataka like other states: Prakash Javadekar
Congress will disappear from Karnataka like other states: Prakash Javadekar

As the Karnataka Assembly elections draw closer, the incumbent Congress has a clear edge over the other parties in the State, said a pre-poll survey by C-Fore, which has also predicted a better outing for Opposition BJP. He mixed up the names of BJP's candidate BS Yeddyurappa and the current Chief Minister Siddaramaiah of the Congress. "I...

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  • United States getting very close to trade deal with S Korea
United States getting very close to trade deal with S Korea

Seoul agreed on Monday to limit its steel exports to the U.S.in exchange for an exemption from President TrumpDonald John TrumpMcCaskill: Clinton should be more careful in how she describes Trump voters Stormy Daniels lawyer slams critics who say there was "nothing new" in "60 Minutes" interview Costello won't seek reelection in Pennsylvania ...

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  • New Farm Bill Moves to Legalize Hemp as Agricultural Product
New Farm Bill Moves to Legalize Hemp as Agricultural Product

But they're close enough that the federal government still classifies hemp as a Schedule 1 illegal drug , as if it were marijuana . Last month, Greg Ibach, undersecretary for the U.S. "One of the challenges we maybe have in the hemp industry is to make sure that demand and production coincide". So far, 34 states have authorized hemp research, whi...

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  • Man arrested for wave of package bombs in Washington, DC
Man arrested for wave of package bombs in Washington, DC

McNair in the USA capital, the agency said. The packages sent to Anacostia-Bolling and the naval warfare center did not contain explosives, according to CBS News. Further details about the package intended for the Central Intelligence Agency were not provided. It was rendered safe and the building was cleared about 1:15 p.m.

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  • Linda Brown, woman at center of Brown v. Board case, dies
Linda Brown, woman at center of Brown v. Board case, dies

Peaceful Rest Funeral Chapel of Topeka confirmed that Brown died Sunday afternoon. Brown's father, Oliver, became involved in the case because he found it unreasonable for his daughter to commute to an all-black school that was distant from their home, when schools-albeit white schools-were right in their neighborhood.

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  • Garfield middle school student charged with school shooting threat
Garfield middle school student charged with school shooting threat

The married teacher then allegedly sent the teen two photos of herself - one nude and one dressed in lingerie. Zamora was a sixth-grade teacher at Las Brisas Academy near 182nd Avenue and Broadway in Goodyear, Arizona . Those were contrasted by her tearful mug shot released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office when news of the arrest was firs...

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  • Seven former JD(S) MLAs join Congress in Karnataka in Rahul Gandhi's presence
Seven former JD(S) MLAs join Congress in Karnataka in Rahul Gandhi's presence

Koliwad told reporters he had accepted the resignations because they were in order. "Two senior Congress MLAs, who cross-voted, were given ballots again by the Returning Officer to cast their votes for their nominated candidates", JD-S state president H.D.

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  • Murder of Holocaust survivor treated as anti-Semitic attack
Murder of Holocaust survivor treated as anti-Semitic attack

Today, French police confirmed they have two men in custody for the murder and believe Knoll was targeted because she was Jewish. Yesterday Ms Knoll's granddaughter Noa Goldfarb posted a picture of them together and claimed that a "Muslim neighbour chose to take my grandmother's life".

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  • Trump Furious Over 'Do Not Congratulate' Leak
Trump Furious Over 'Do Not Congratulate' Leak

The president received backlash after he picked up the phone to congratulate Putin despite the fact that there is an ongoing investigation regarding the supposed collusion between Trump and the Russians. The leak incident was likely to revive questions about whether Mr Trump would embark on more turnover in his senior staff after the departure ...

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  • Russian Federation attacks 'poisoned' Boris Johnson over comparison with Hitler
Russian Federation attacks 'poisoned' Boris Johnson over comparison with Hitler

Speaking at a Foreign Affairs committee meeting in London, Johnson raised the issue of safety for 24,000 British soccer fans who have purchased tickets to the World Cup. You can expect to be assassinated. "It is because this is a country that does have that particular set of values, that does believe in freedom and democracy and the rule of law a...

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  • Christians hold processions on Lagos roads to mark Palm Sunday
Christians hold processions on Lagos roads to mark Palm Sunday

Patrick's in Midtown. If you're unsure what the Christian holiday is or need a refresher on its importance, don't worry. The processions recalls the bittersweet nature of Holy Week, with the faithful clutching simple palm fronds and olive branches to commemorate Jesus' triumphant entrance into Jerusalem only to be followed later by his death on a...

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  • Sessions moves to criminalize possession of bump stocks
Sessions moves to criminalize possession of bump stocks

President Trump's Friday tweet also attempted to blame President Obama for having "legalized" bump stocks in the first place, a misleading reference to how the original ATF review of the devices happened during the Obama administration.

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  • Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills 37
Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills 37

Speaking to the relatives of the missing, Vladimir Chernov, a deputy governor of the Kemerovo region, said the fire had started in the children's entertainment room, where there was a trampoline with foam rubber. The cause of the blaze is not yet known but authorities have launched an investigation. The Russian state Investigative Committee had i...

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