• No construction work in Delhi till Sunday: LG Anil Baijal
No construction work in Delhi till Sunday: LG Anil Baijal

Based on these numbers, air quality has improved considerably since yesterday, when the PM10 level was over 700 in most of the areas in Delhi-NCR areas, leading to hazy conditions and limiting visibility. The 24-hour average concentration (rolling) of PM10 was 1,400 microgrammes per cubic metre (ug/m3), more than three times above the severe leve...

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  • Germany's Merkel calls for unified European approach on migration
Germany's Merkel calls for unified European approach on migration

Her comments came amid a mounting row between European heavyweights France and Italy in which Paris branded Rome irresponsible for refusing this week to take in a rescue ship packed with hundreds of migrants. However, hardline Bavarian state premier Markus Soeder showed little sign of backing down, insisting Germany must start rejecting migrants ...

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  • Vehicle bomb kills 26 during Eid ceasefire in east Afghanistan
Vehicle bomb kills 26 during Eid ceasefire in east Afghanistan

An offshoot of the Islamic State, which has had a foothold in the province and has been behind some of the deadliest recent attacks there, claimed responsibility for the attack outside the provincial capital of Jalalabad , according to the tracking group Terror Monitor.

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  • 1 dead and 20 injured in shooting at New Jersey arts festival
1 dead and 20 injured in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

The second gunman is in custody and there may be additional suspects arrested, Onofri said. Among those injured are four who are listed as critically injured, including a 13-year-old boy. " I saw two police officers escort a guy that got shot in the leg ", he said. " They bandaged him up and whisked him away before the ambulance came here ".

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  • Rescued migrant ship arrives in Spain
Rescued migrant ship arrives in Spain

The others had been transferred to an Italian coast guard vessel and a ship belonging to the Italian navy to make the journey safer. He said Paris' offer to take in some migrants "in need of protection" is meant both to show French cooperation with Spain and to "encourage.

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  • Paul Manafort Received a Tough Sentence; ‘What About Comey and Crooked Hillary?’
Paul Manafort Received a Tough Sentence; ‘What About Comey and Crooked Hillary?’

Jackson said she eventually concluded that Manafort could not be trusted to abide by any conditions she attempted to impose. Instead, he offered a very different take on the bottom line, stating "It totally exonerates me". "You've abused the trust placed in you", she later added. Manafort was first indicted last October and has since been co...

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  • Trump Foundation Lawsuit Defense Came From Trump.org
Trump Foundation Lawsuit Defense Came From Trump.org

The complaint alleges violations of state and federal laws including "improper and extensive political activity, repeated and willful self-dealing transactions, and failure to follow basic fiduciary obligations or to implement even elementary corporate formalities required by law".

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  • China imposes equal tariffs on U.S. imports in retaliation
China imposes equal tariffs on U.S. imports in retaliation

Chiding the United States move as "a short-sighted act" that hurts both the USA and others, Lu said China "had no choice but to fight back forcefully". The US president said the new tariffs were created to punish China for the theft of American intellectual property and technology. The Chinese announcement is the latest volley in a trade disp...

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  • Justice Dept report a disaster for ‘Comey and his minions’
Justice Dept report a disaster for ‘Comey and his minions’

I must remind readers, however, that Trump , upon assuming the presidency, made a decision to retain Comey rather than relieving him of duty, as many of us thought he should. "The FBI director vowed he and other senior officials would convene to lay out training materials for all FBI employees to "[drill] home the importance of objectivity" ...

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  • Fireball Whiskey litters highway after crash in Arkansas
Fireball Whiskey litters highway after crash in Arkansas

Danny Straessle with the transportation department said one of the truck's cab caught fire during the crash. Photos posted on twitter by Arkansas DOT show a large amount of Fireball Cinnamon Whisky and other liquor bottles strewn across the interstate.

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  • Theresa May vows action on upskirting after Tory MP blocks Bill
Theresa May vows action on upskirting after Tory MP blocks Bill

It has become more common with the spread of smartphones in recent years. It will be returned to the house for another Friday Private Members Bill session on July 6, again with government support. In a statement, campaigner Ms Martin said she had spoken to Sir Christopher, who agreed to discuss the Bill with her. "Labour have supported this cam...

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  • Border Patrol vehicle strikes Native American, drives away
Border Patrol vehicle strikes Native American, drives away

Paulo Remes says he was bruised and taken to hospital, the Arizona Daily Star reports. According to Border Patrol, on June 14th at around 9:00 p.m. Still, he said, leaders of the impoverished tribe were anxious about provoking the US government and risking federal funds. On Friday, Tohono O'odham Nation Chairman Edward D.

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  • Obama Homeland Security Secretary: Trump immigration policy 'unsustainable'
Obama Homeland Security Secretary: Trump immigration policy 'unsustainable'

Trump has tweeted the claim before, and he made the same assertion in front of a White House press gaggle earlier this week. Under the policy , adults who cross the border illegally are prosecuted and any children with them are placed into U.S.

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  • NY sues to dissolve Trump Foundation, cites illegal conduct
NY sues to dissolve Trump Foundation, cites illegal conduct

The New York attorney general has brought a lawsuit against President Donald Trump and his children, alleging that the family violated a host of federal and state laws through "misconduct and a total lack of oversight" of the embattled Trump Foundation .

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  • China retaliates against new USA tariffs by announcing its own
China retaliates against new USA tariffs by announcing its own

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) expressed a similar sentiment. Shares in Boeing (BA) closed down 1% Friday, while Caterpillar ( CAT ) ended the day down 2%. China-made exports of passenger vehicles to the USA earned Chinese exporters $1.8 billion in 2017, up from $1.2 billion in 2016. After talks in Beijing and Washington, a preliminary deal wa...

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  • 8 pedestrians injured after Moscow taxi crashed into crowd during World Cup
8 pedestrians injured after Moscow taxi crashed into crowd during World Cup

Authorities have added that there were no fatalities. The cabbie abandoned his vehicle and tried to flee - but was soon arrested, according to local press reports. In central Moscow , authorities have installed heavy concrete blocks across the entrances to pedestrianised areas following a spate of incidents in European cities in which vehicles w...

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  • Figures show about 2,000 minors separated from families
Figures show about 2,000 minors separated from families

The call was largely to defend the administration's decision to charge every adult caught crossing the border illegally with federal crimes, as opposed to referring those with children mainly to immigration courts, as previous administrations did.

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  • Eid to be celebrated in Kerala today
Eid to be celebrated in Kerala today

This has triggered many parents to request the Education department to reschedule the exams so that their wards are able to celebrate the Muslim festival. A man was killed apparently in a grenade blast during one of several clashes on Saturday between protesters and security forces in Kashmir, marring Eid festivities and prayers.

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  • Canada agrees to continue NAFTA talks, no date set
Canada agrees to continue NAFTA talks, no date set

Freeland also took the chance to raise the issue of U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum, saying Canada will not escalate but that it will also not back down. "You can kind of clear out that undergrowth, take brackets off texts and get to a point where we've just got those big issues and we can make a deal", said Kingston, the council's vice-presiden...

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  • 2,000 Families Separated After Being Caught Crossing Border Illegally
2,000 Families Separated After Being Caught Crossing Border Illegally

I hate to see separation of parents and children". Anyone caught crossing the border illegally is being prosecuted under the policy that was announced in May. "If you're smuggling a child, we're going to prosecute you, and that child will be separated from you, probably, as required by law". Earlier this month, activists called for global i...

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