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Author: 0 Clive Lewis apologises over rally comment

Justine Greening, minister for women and equalities, has written to Mr Corbyn to demand he personally condemn Mr Lewis's actions and take action to tackle misogyny on the left. The backbencher admitted his language had been "offensive and unacceptable" after facing a wave of condemnation from colleagues. "I will, I'd ask you to give it a go", she said.

Worldwide Here's why Anantkumar Hegde doesn't want to celebrate Tipu Jayanti
Author: 0 Here's why Anantkumar Hegde doesn't want to celebrate Tipu Jayanti

After witnessing major clash in 2015 in state over the celebrations of Tipu Sultan Jayanti, the Karnataka Government past year chose to make the event an annual affair. "Tipu Sultan was a tyrant". The CM said, "It is being made into a political issue". Siddaramaiah added that "As part of government, he (Hedge) shouldn't have written it".

Worldwide Trump to allow release of thousands of JFK files by National Archives
Author: 0 Trump to allow release of thousands of JFK files by National Archives

In a statement on Twitter, Trump revealed he will be allowing the "long blocked" documents to be opened for the first time. It's unlikely the documents contain any big revelations about Kennedy's killing, Judge John Tunheim, who was chairman of the independent agency in the 1990s that made public many assassination records and decided how long others could remain secret, told The Associated Press in September.

Worldwide Minor girl molested, thrashed brutally in public
Author: 0 Minor girl molested, thrashed brutally in public

A video purportedly showing the man, identified as Imran Shahid Shaikh , attacking the girl, has gone viral in the social and mainstream media. "This is a serious incident, we have asked the police to take strict action", said Vijaya Rahatkar, chairperson of the Maharashtra State Women's Commission.

Worldwide Frederica Wilson Calls Kelly's 'Empty Barrel' Comments 'Racist'
Author: 0 Frederica Wilson Calls Kelly's 'Empty Barrel' Comments 'Racist'

Earlier this week, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly called Rep. Frederica Wilson an "empty barrel", and accused her of grandstanding at the dedication of a Miami FBI office in 2015. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham is disputing a White House assertion that it's not appropriate to question a four-star general. Kelly made clear that he did not hold it against Obama for not calling.

Worldwide Staff members tonsure head in protest — MSRTC strike
Author: 0 Staff members tonsure head in protest — MSRTC strike

The employees of Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC ) on late Friday night called off their indefinite strike after the Bombay High Court termed the strike "illegal". The bench was informed by the MSRTC that despite three committees set up in the past, the problem pertaining to the salary of the employees had not been sorted out.

Worldwide Hina Khan becomes new captain, upsets Benafsha
Author: 0 Hina Khan becomes new captain, upsets Benafsha

Hina and Sapna try to convince the other " gharwale " to throw sand in the opposite contenders' glass container. Sapna opted for Puneesh while Akash and Hiten volunteered to sit for Hina. To people who are not aware, Akash had earlier said the he is related to Bollywood music composer Vishal Dadlani. The second one to come up was Luv Tyagi , who was also one of the padosis of Bigg Boss .

Worldwide Several injured in Munich knife attack
Author: 0 Several injured in Munich knife attack

Writing on Twitter, Munich Police said: 'We are searching for the perpetrator of the attack with all available police'. The attack happened near the Rosenheimer station this morning with police urging residents to remain in their homes while the manhunt continues.

Worldwide Pak court indicts Sharif in 3rd corruption case
Author: 0 Pak court indicts Sharif in 3rd corruption case

Zakir Khan, a lawyer for the 67-year-old Sharif, entered a plea of not guilty. These include Flagship Investments, Hartstone Properties, Que Holdings, Quint Eaton Place 2, Quint Saloane, Quaint, Flagship Securities, Quint Gloucester Place, Quint Paddington, Flagship Developments, Alanna Services (BVI), Lankin SA (BVI), Chadron, Ansbacher, Coomber and Capital FZE, Dubai.

Worldwide Up to 20 feared buried as landslide strikes construction site in Malaysian
Author: 0 Up to 20 feared buried as landslide strikes construction site in Malaysian

A Fire and Rescue Department spokesman said at least two people have been rescued. Most people trapped are suspected to be foreign construction workers employed at the site, fire officials said. "I was operating the crane when suddenly the earth caved in". Two dead bodies have been pulled out of the debris around 10am and 10.45am about an hour plus after the incident.

Worldwide Malaysia Airlines announces new CEO
Author: 0 Malaysia Airlines announces new CEO

The appointment of Izham Ismail comes three days after Bellew's premature departure, which was announced by budget carrier Ryanair. For Ryanair, Bellew's return on December 1 comes as Europe's busiest airline is trying to recruit additional pilots and persuade existing pilots to stay with the offer of new, improved conditions to avoid a repeat of the cancellations.

Worldwide Questions Swirl After 4 US Troops Die In Niger
Author: 0 Questions Swirl After 4 US Troops Die In Niger

Johnson was not the only mentee in the Role Models project who would serve in the military, Wilson said. "One of the things that crossed my mind was how could there not be any drones knowing that they are in an area where they can't really see much or you don't know much".

Worldwide Entitlements in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Entitlements in Puerto Rico

Medical officials said the person died from leptospirosis. "It was probably the most hard - when you talk about relief, when you talk about search, when you talk about all of the different levels, and even when you talk about lives saved", Trump said.

Worldwide Four charged with 1st-degree murder after escape attempt
Author: 0 Four charged with 1st-degree murder after escape attempt

DPS says any inmate convicted of a violent crime involving a government official or law enforcement officer would also be banned from from using those same tools at any prison in the state. Justin Smith, left, and Veronica Darden , were killed in an incident October 12 at the Pasquotank Correctional Institution. Monk was also sentenced to prison for attempted first-degree murder in 2011.

Worldwide Egyptian police officers killed in shootout in Giza
Author: 0 Egyptian police officers killed in shootout in Giza

However, state-run Ahram newspaper reported that some 14 policemen were killed in the attack, adding that clashes are still ongoing in the heart of the desert area. Egypt's Grand Mufti Shawki Allam condemned the killing in a statement. Egypt faces an Islamist insurgency led by the Islamic State group in the Sinai Peninsula, where hundreds of soldiers and police have been killed since 2013.

Worldwide Happy Birthday Viru! Sachin Wishes The Former Cricketer In An 'Ulta' Post
Author: 0 Happy Birthday Viru! Sachin Wishes The Former Cricketer In An 'Ulta' Post

The birthday boy has always found unique ways of wishing other cricketers. Sachin and Sehwag formed one of the most destructive opening partnerships during their time and have scored 1560 runs in 23 innings at an average of 67.82. In the history of cricket, we have seen all type of openers, there have been explosive openers, there have been attacking openers, there are openers who only do "bhumi-pujan" and then there is Virender Sehwag .