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Yogi Adityanath, NITI Aayog Plan To Double Farmers' Income, Draw Investments

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The state government resolved to host a global investor summit in Uttar Pradesh soon, the statement said. NITI CEO Amitabh Kant made a presentation on where Uttar Pradesh stands today and what steps are needed to transform it. The keen interest of the state government machinery was evident from the fact that despite being an official holiday the Uttar Pradesh Minister of Health, Agriculture Minister, Minister of Women and Child Development, Rural Development Minister, Minister of Education ... Read More »

China reiterates support for Pakistan on Kashmir issue

In delegation-level talks with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his aides at Great Hall of China in Beijing on the sidelines of "Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation", President Xi Jinping expressed the resolve to further cement ties with Pakistan by enhancing cooperation in multiple spheres. Read More »

Horgan holds hope he will be BC premier

Despite now holding the balance of power, Weaver is holding his cards close to his chest. "There's still 176,000 seconds on the clock and I'm going to wait to see what the final outcome is", he said, referring to the number of absentee ballots still to be counted. Read More »

White House paints Yates as a 'political opponent'

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He said former acting Attorney General Sally Yates also left him with the impression that it wasn't necessary to fire Flynn immediately, after he reportedly misled Vice President Mike Pence on his interactions with Russian representatives. "We told them that the vice president and others were entitled to know that the information they were conveying to the American people was not true". Read More »

Acting Director Disputes White House Claim that FBI 'Lost Confidence' in Comey

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Fox News after the firing that the "bigger point" on the Trump/Russia inquiry was "when are they going to let that go" since "there's nothing there". Clinton's emails, and is likely to do so again. Rosenstein's sit-down Thursday with the Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Richard M. Burr, R-N.C., and vice chairman Mark Warner, D-Va., was planned before Comey's dismissal, although it took on an added aura of intrigue in light of ... Read More »

Ad Buy Seeks to Defend Ryan, House GOP After Health Care Vote

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., gleeful at the prospect of potentially reclaiming the House gavel in 2018, told Republicans they will "glow in the dark" over the vote. "That coverage might well be unfavorable", Collins said . "There are no cuts to the Medicaid programme", Mr Price insisted on Sunday, adding that resources were being doled out to allow states greater flexibility. Read More »

Massive cyber attack hits British healthcare services

Department of Health and Human Services issued a statement saying it's working to understand the threat and protect America's medical systems. The scope of the attacks was not immediately clear, but some analysts reported that dozens of countries had been affected, with the malware linked to attacks on hospitals in Britain as well as the Spanish telecom giant Telefonica and the U.S. Read More »

Sri Lanka gets PM Modi's assurance amidst Chinese concerns

During his visit, Modi will join the International Vesak Day celebrations in Colombo on Friday, where he will interact with leading Buddhist spiritual leaders, scholars and theologians. "You kept your bonds with India alive, (I) assure you that India will support Sri Lanka's efforts towards your socio-economic development", he further said. Read More »

HSE Goes Offline To Prevent Cyber Attack

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The most disruptive attacks were reported in Britain, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to computers. This ransom virus encrypted data on the computers and demanded payments of $300 to $600 to restore access. Read More »

EPA advisors resign 'in protest' from subcommittee

EPA leaders continue to "obfuscate" scientific evidence and devalue the research enterprise, the letter claimed, while "watering down" credible science, engineering and methodological rigor. EPA officials are convinced the departure of Courtney Flint and Robert Richardson was political, and not a matter of shaking up the board. "EPA's Board of Scientific Counselors serve three-year terms and are reviewed every three years", the spokesperson said. Read More »

Forza Horizon 3: Hot Wheels expansion is now available

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To complete the " Hot Wheels " experience, the DLC also opens up six new themed islands located off the coast of Australia that are "all connected by a network of tracks - positioned hundreds of feet in the air - featuring classic configurations like loops, corkscrews and more", as per the official description for the DLC. Read More »

US AG issues new criminal charging policy

These charges carry much harsher penalties. Prosecutors were directed instead to focus on the most serious offenses. The Harvard Journal on Legislation critiqued the Holder memo as an "expansion of executive", essentially scrutinizing the method used to impose the policy (i.e. Read More »

ACLU urges Missouri governor to veto workplace bias bill

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On Monday, Missouri's House of Representatives voted 98-30 in favor of the bill. It would require people suing for workplace discrimination to prove that a protected class such as race, gender, age or ability was "the motivating factor" for disciplining an employee instead of just a "contributing factor". Read More »

Robert Mugabe ne s'endort pas en public, il repose ses yeux — Zimbabwe

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Pour lui, Robert Mugabe, 93 ans, repose simplement ses yeux. Robert Mugabe a beau être le doyen des chefs d'Etat en exercice, il multiplie les déplacements à l'étranger. Mais, pour le porte-parole, le verbe dormir ici est trop fort, il ne va pas dans ce sens: " Quand je lis que le président dort aux conférences, je pense qu'il y a une erreur ", a t-il rectifié pour soigner l'image de son patron, le Président du Zimbabwe . Read More »

White House refuses to say if conversations are being taped

The president appeared to be referring to accounts in the press that have raised questions about whether Comey told the president he is not under investigation. It was unclear whether Mr Trump's reference to "tapes" suggested there might be secret recordings of conversations that could be used to challenge any statements by Mr Comey, or whether it was simply a way of warding him off from commenting. Read More »

Tusk Calls For 'Moderation' Ahead Of Brexit Talks

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Mr Juncker delivered his address in French, joking: "I will express myself in French because, slowly but surely, English is losing importance in Europe". The PM told press outside Downing Street on Wednesday: "Britain's negotiating position has been misrepresented in the continental press. these acts have been deliberately timed to affect the result of the United Kingdom general election that will take place on the 8th June ". Read More »

Intel & Samsung File Amicus Briefs Supporting FTC On Qualcomm

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This has kept Samsung and others' products from fairly competing with Qualcomm's Snapdragon chipsets and LTE modems. Samsung, the world's biggest smartphone maker, uses a mixture of suppliers - including itself and Qualcomm - for the crucial components in its handsets. Read More »

Gunman Kills Police Chief, Two Others in Ohio Town

Authorities have obtained warrants to search the shooter's Utica home and two vehicles. Multiple people were hospitalized after a shooting was reported Friday morning near an OH nursing facility. Thorp says it was in that area that Kirkersville Police Chief Steven Eric Disario was killed while responding to reports of a man with a gun. "It is a hard day for all of us", Thorp said. Read More »

Global ransomware attack hits 74 countries

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After that, the price would be doubled. The ransomware code is named WanaCrypt and has been in use by criminals since at least February. The scope of the attacks was not immediately clear, but some analysts reported that dozens of countries had been affected, with the malware linked to attacks on hospitals in Britain as well as the Spanish telecom giant Telefonica and the U.S. Read More »

'Wages won't keep up:' UK central bank says inflation biting

Wage growth is also "notably weaker than expected" and is set to be below inflation this year - meaning that real incomes are falling. For 2018, the BoE revised its growth forecast slightly upward from 1.6% to 1.7%. Although the fall in the pound has boosted the United Kingdom manufacturing sector to a three-year high-with domestic orders and exports both on the up-manufacturing accounts for only around 10 percent of United Kingdom economic output. Read More »

Ferrari and Mercedes within 0.1s - Hamilton

Championship leader Sebastian Vettel was fourth on the timesheets, 0.418 off the pace in the second session, with the German also suffering an early problem that halted his Ferrari at the pitlane exit. For Stroll and the others, "the season will start new" in Spain, according to F1 great Niki Lauda, a non-executive chairman at Mercedes . "Last year was such a special race to me and in the end we managed to pull it off", Verstappen said. Read More »

Leader comment: We should be careful about comparing elections

Labour also had a higher percentage of first preference votes than the SNP in Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill, up 1.65% percentage points, and was 0.91 percentage points higher in Lanark and Hamilton East. "Their chances of forming a government at Westminster are the stuff of utter fantasy". In West Garioch the new councillors are Victoria Harper (SNP), Sebastian Leslie (Scottish Conservative and Unionist) and Hazel Smith (Scottish Liberal Democrats). Read More »