Setback to MNS as 6 BMC corporators join Shiv Sena The Congress did a BJP in Nanded Municipal Corporations elections on Thursday when it decimated competition to emerge victorious. The bypoll was held as the seat had become vacant following the death of Congress corporator Pramila Patil on April 25.
U.S. withdraws from UNESCO over 'anti-Israel bias'
The Israel controversy re-ignited this summer after UNESCO named Hebron's city center a Palestinian World Heritage Site. The US withdrawal will become effective at the end of December 2018 - until then it would will remain a full member.
'White widow' jihadi killed by U.S. drone
There have been several such claims of IS militants having been killed only for them to resurface months later. Given her penchant for encouraging terror attacks in the West, she was nicknamed Mrs Terror.
Bitcoin set record high of $5380
It is important to note that the valuation of Bitcoin is highly volatile and more hard to sell than traditional assets. Reports have recently emerged stating that trading in the currency could resume but with increased regulation.
Penalty was a 'scandalous' decision, claims Wenger
Tom Cleverley hit a last-gasp victor as Watford came from behind to beat Arsenal and check the Gunners' recent run of form. Per Mertesacker gave Arsenal the lead on 39 minutes, heading in Granit Xhaka's corner for his first goal in 1,400 days.
Oil Halts Gains Near $51 on Signs US Crude Stockpiles Expanded
OPEC with other key oil-producing nations pledged to reduce production by 1.8 million barrels from the beginning of this year. West Texas Intermediate for November delivery added 85 cents to settle at $51.45 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Trump Says New Trade Deal with Canada Could Exclude Mexico
Following his visit to Washington , Trudeau is due to travel to Mexico , where he will meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto. "I think Justin understands this, if we can't make a deal, it'll be terminated and that will be fine", Trump said.
Will Gujarat polls prove toughest ever for Modi?
Conventionally, the EC announces polling dates for assemblies going for polls within weeks of each other on the same day. Speaking to The Hindu , Quraishi said the EC's decision also went against the "spirit of simultaneous polls".