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Charles Barkley, Dick Vitale rip into Oklahoma's selection for NCAA tournament

Charles Barkley, Dick Vitale rip into Oklahoma's selection for NCAA tournament Don't forget before the NCAA Tournament begins, you can also play Bracket Games through CBS Sports by creating a pool with your office, family or friends, or filling out your bracket online. 11 seed last season, downing Creighton in their opening game, 84-72, and falling short against OR, 75-72, in Sacramento. In the semifinal game against top-seeded Xavier , the Friars trailed by as mu... [Full Article...]

ADB, ISA sign pact to promote solar energy

ADB, ISA sign pact to promote solar energy Macron said the summit would revolutionise the use of clean energy by generating over 1,000 gw of solar power by 2030. We offered our help & assistance to them. Macron said the countries at the ISA represent three-fourths of the world population. Lauding India for showing the world the way in scaling up solar power generation capacity, he said, renewable capacity has within two years gone ... [Full Article...]

Mizzou returns to NCAA Tournament for first time in 5 seasons

Mizzou returns to NCAA Tournament for first time in 5 seasons The victor will face the victor of Xavier vs. North Carolina Central University/Texas Southern victor on Sunday also in Nashville. The Seminoles participated in the NCAA in a school-record four consecutive seasons from 2009-12 and will now participate in consecutive NCAA Tournaments after playing in the field in 2017. [Full Article...]

Average voter turnout in peaceful polls

Average voter turnout in peaceful polls The bypolls to Jehanabad and Bhabua assembly seats are being held following the death of sitting legislators from the RJD and the BJP , respectively. The BJP had fielded Kaushalendra Singh Patel from Phulpur. In Jehanabad, the RJD hopes to retain the Assembly seat that fell vacant after the death of Mundrika Yadav. [Full Article...]

No. 15 Arizona surges past Colorado at Pac-12 tourney

No. 15 Arizona surges past Colorado at Pac-12 tourney The tale of the tape has the Wildcats winning, but USC wants to pull off something they have only done once: win a conference tournament title. A very talented team , with an agenda? The Bruins actually could be a major threat to top seeds, as they took Arizona to overtime after beating it in Tucson in the regular season. [Full Article...]

All regional parties join hands to defeat BJP in 2019: Mamata

All regional parties join hands to defeat BJP in 2019: Mamata Urging all regional parties to join hands to defeat the BJP in the 2019 general elections, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday warned the saffron brigade that for them alarm bells have already started ringing. Mr Singhvi said he was proud to be nominated from the land of Rabindranath Tagore, Swami Vivekananda, Ramakrishna, Rammohan Roy and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. [Full Article...]

North Korea talks: China cautiously 'cheering on' Koreas

North Korea talks: China cautiously 'cheering on' Koreas The double suspension "has created basic conditions for the improvement of inter-Korean relations", he said regarding the summit in April between leaders of the two Koreas. U.S. President Donald Trump said last week that Washington will impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum, apparently targeting the world's second-biggest economy. [Full Article...]

Tripura's youth hopes new govt will live up to expectations

Tripura's youth hopes new govt will live up to expectations BJP Tripura in-charge Sunil Deodhar today urged newly sworn-in Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb to get the septic tanks of all ministers' quarters cleaned before these are occupied, as skeletons could be hidden there. Deb was administered by the state's Governor Tathagata Roy. The oath ceremony was attended by prime minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit shah among others. [Full Article...]

Women Are 217 Years Away From Equal Pay

Women Are 217 Years Away From Equal Pay In recent days it was reported that Donald Trump's personal lawyer attempted to silence adult film star Stormy Daniels, who says she had an affair with Trump while he was married to Melania Trump . "It started out in October with 40 women in a room just talking about this problem and how we were going to deal with it because enough is enough", she explained. [Full Article...]

Trump announces steel tariffs amid mounting global dissent

Trump announces steel tariffs amid mounting global dissent Canada and Mexico will be temporarily exempted, but could still be hit with tariffs later if they and the United States fail to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement . Democrats, including several members of Maryland's mostly Democratic congressional delegation, have also opposed it. "A fraction of one cent isn't going to change life". [Full Article...]

USA military parade to be held on Veterans Day

USA military parade to be held on Veterans Day The event should include a "heavy air component", the memo continued, but tanks won't be permitted due to their potential to wreck city streets. Older aircraft will be included as available. "We have a great country and we should be celebrating our country", he told Fox News Channel in a recent interview. However, the parade will not include tanks as authorities do not want to leave the roads da... [Full Article...]

Right to die with dignity: SC allows passive euthanasia with guidelines

Right to die with dignity: SC allows passive euthanasia with guidelines The decision, given by the Bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justices AK Sikri, AM Khanwilkar, DY Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan, said, "The right to live with dignity (a component of right to life and liberty under Article 21) also includes the smoothening of the process of dying in case of a terminally-ill patient or a person in PVS with no hope of recovery". [Full Article...]

Asheville African-American Man Punched and Stunned by Cop for Jaywalking

Asheville African-American Man Punched and Stunned by Cop for Jaywalking Tensions flared at a community meeting in North Carolina on Wednesday, following the release of police dash-cam video from last August. At one point Rush attempts to run, and Hickman says "You know what's amusing is you're going to get f--ed up hardcore". [Full Article...]

SIT makes its first arrest in Gauri Lankesh murder case

SIT makes its first arrest in Gauri Lankesh murder case The police officer said Kumar has been apprehended on Friday on suspicion of providing weapons used to kill Lankesh. According to the charge sheet, Naveen Kumar is not the No 1 accused in the case. It is suspected that Naveen provided logistics to the killer by conducting a recce around Lankesh's house on September 3 and 5 a year ago. Just because he was in possession of the book does not mean... [Full Article...]

Hostages Being Held in Veterans Home in California

Hostages Being Held in Veterans Home in California Thornton said she was anxious about how her dad's coping with the stress, considering his age, PTSD and slight dementia. Larry Kamer says his wife, Devereaux Smith, is a fundraiser for the nonprofit Pathway Home. An official from the veteran's home told the news station that it was unclear if the shots were fired from inside or outside the building. The Yountville facility is the largest veter... [Full Article...]

Draymond Green steps up after Stephen Curry sustains ankle injury

Draymond Green steps up after Stephen Curry sustains ankle injury The Davidson grad tweaked the ankle last week but did not miss any time because they had an extended period of time off between games. Curry is averaging 26.8 points , 5.2 rebounds and 6.3 assists in his ninth season with the Warriors . [Full Article...]

India's National Carrier To Operate All-Women Flights On Women's Day

India's National Carrier To Operate All-Women Flights On Women's Day In addition to the in-flight crew, an all-woman team worked on all "above" and "below wing" activities in the lead-up to departure. Air India has said that a unique feature of its all-woman crew flights is that most operations from the cockpit to cabin crew, check-in staff, doctor, commercial staff, ground operators, to technicians, engineers, flight dispatchers, and safety and quality auditors ... [Full Article...]

Papua New Guinea quake death toll at 55 as aftershock hits

Papua New Guinea quake death toll at 55 as aftershock hits Damage caused by an quake in Papua New Guinea is seen in this handout image released March 7, 2018. The major temblor which struck the country's Southern Highlands region on February 25 left more than 30 people dead, with aid agencies reporting about 150,000 other victims in urgent need of emergency supplies. [Full Article...]

Judge suggests Trump mute rather than block his Twitter critics

Judge suggests Trump mute rather than block his Twitter critics The lawsuit was filed against Trump in July by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University and several Twitter users. The government argues that @ realDonaldTrump is the President's personal Twitter account, not a public forum. [Full Article...]

We don't have stars anymore, except your president, Trump mocks Oscars outing

We don't have stars anymore, except your president, Trump mocks Oscars outing In 2017, 32.9 million people in the United States watched ABC's live broadcast of the award show, compared to just 26.5 million viewers this year. Over the weekend, most of America missed watching the 90th Academy Awards . He has in the past gloated over the poor ratings of the Emmys , news shows, talk shows, NFL, golf tournaments, the US Open... and the list goes on. [Full Article...]


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