Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi remembers Mahatma Gandhi, hails freedom fighters

Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi remembers Mahatma Gandhi, hails freedom fighters

This was Modi's first radio address after the Bharatiya Janata Party took power in Uttar Pradesh and three other states. The country would be free from corruption, terrorism, black money and dirt, said the PM. Observing that the Budget recently had announced that there would be 2,500 crore digital transactions this year, he said if 125 crore countrymen resolve, "they need not wait for a year; they can do it within six months". Read More

Severe storms in forecast for Oklahoma much of this week

Severe storms in forecast for Oklahoma much of this week

Mild weather returns Tuesday with a small chance of rain and partly sunny skies on Wednesday . Tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail will all be possible. It will be close enough Thursday morning to spark some isolated storms in Mississippi. We will continue to track the potential of storms closely! In summary, storms tonight will be loud and potentially clunky (hail possible), but the greatest threat will hold off until midday or afternoon on Wednesday . Read More

Johnson stays perfect, McIlroy eliminated at Match Play

Johnson stays perfect, McIlroy eliminated at Match Play

If Soren Kjeldsen defeats Emiliano Grillo , the Dane wins his group because he was to play Woodland on the final day of round-robin play. Despite two wins from two matches, Johnson was not guaranteed of advancing out of the group stage. Read More

Ford investing $1.2B in 3 Michigan plants, adding 130 jobs

Ford investing $1.2B in 3 Michigan plants, adding 130 jobs

Ford revealed at the North American International Auto Show in January that it planned to resurrect the fan favorites, which have been retired from the USA market for many years. The announcement brings Ford's total to $1.9 billion in new investments in MI this year. "JOBS! JOBS!" Trump tweeted early Tuesday. The automaker plans to invest $9 billion in USA facilities through 2019, resulting in 8,500 new or retained jobs, according to the 2015 contract. Read More

Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

Photo: Eddie Jim. The victor of the 2017 Australian Grand Prix Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel on the podium with the other two drivers Luis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas. And while Ricciardo admits the 2017 Red Bull isn't ideal yet, there is plenty of opportunity for progress. The Grand Prix was up against the opening round of AFL football: Josh Jenkins and Eddie Betts of the Crows celebrate a goal by Betts during the round one AFL match between the Adelaide Crows and the GWS Giants at ... Read More

House speaker blocks 'bathroom bill' from unrelated proposal

A Senate rule stipulating that 26 or more "no" votes means similar language can not be considered again that session, according to some Democrats, meant Bosma's proposal should not have been considered by the Senate panel. He told the committee, "The superintendent must have experience in public schools, and the people of in should have the right to elect this office". Read More

United Nations may use other Yemen ports to ensure food pipeline, avert starvation

United Nations may use other Yemen ports to ensure food pipeline, avert starvation

On Saturday, a Houthi court sentenced Mansour Hadi to death in absentia on treason charges. Alarmed by the rise of a group they believed to be backed militarily by regional Shia power Iran, Saudi Arabia and eight other mostly Sunni Arab states began an air campaign aimed at restoring Mr Hadi's government. Read More

Sushant Singh Rajput turns spy for Romeo Akbar Walter or RAW

Sushant Singh Rajput turns spy for Romeo Akbar Walter or RAW

As Sushant Singh Rajput made an announcement about his new project, Romeo Akbar Walter - his third film slated to roll this year - there is much speculation around his space drama, Chanda Mama Door Ke . Sushant shared the look with the tweet, " 2018 will be RAW ". This is something we haven't seen the actor do on screen, yet. Both Kriti and Sushant have undergone horse riding lessons for Raabta and Kriti has injured herself twice during the shoot. Read More

South Korea seeks warrant for ex-President Park Geun-hye's arrest

The statement said Park had denied most of criminal charges despite the collection of multiple evidences. The March 10 ruling made Park South Korea's first democratically elected leader to be forced out of office since democracy replaced dictatorship in the late 1980s. Read More


Economy

Fox News criticized for 'news alert' about Trump's weekend

But he's played golf in at least 12 of those visits . The White House has not acknowledged Trump's activities at the Trump-branded properties, saying that he spent the time holding "meetings". He played more golf previous year than Tiger Woods. While the President hasn't played golf on every visit, sometimes attending to presidential business, the trips underscore a break with his insistence on the campaign trail that he wouldn't spend his time golfing because of how hard he ...Read More

CBN Orders Banks To Sell Dollar At N360

CBN Orders Banks To Sell Dollar At N360

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN ) has directed all banks to immediately begin sale of forex for BTA, PTA, Tuition and Medical fees to customers at not more than N360 per dollar. Following a recent expansionary policy and a new resolve to ease the cost of doing business locally, the CBN has released about $400 million into the foreign exchange in the last four weeks, with a specific directive that $45 million from the last intervention be set aside for the settlement of invisibles.Read More