• U.S. commandos help Saudis destroy Houthi missiles, says NYT
U.S. commandos help Saudis destroy Houthi missiles, says NYT

They arrived weeks after a ballistic missile from Yemen came close to Riyadh, according to the report. Spokesman for the coalition to restore legitimacy in Yemen Colonel Turki al-Maliki said that the missiles were directed at the city of Najran.

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  • Yogi meets with hailstorm affected, injured families in Agra
Yogi meets with hailstorm affected, injured families in Agra

After facing opposition barbs over his absence from the state even as a storm caused large scale destruction, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath cut short his poll campaign in Karnataka and rushed back to Agra , which faced the maximum brunt of the storm that left over 100 dead across the state.

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  • North India may witness heavy rains, Haryana schools remain shut
North India may witness heavy rains, Haryana schools remain shut

In view to metrological warning, the Home Ministry said that thunderstorms accompanied by squall, hail and heavy rains are likely to occur in at least 13 states and 2 Union Territories. "Over 75 per cent has been lifted out of total 122 lakh tonnes, which have reached mandis, and the remaining crop in the mandis must be taken care by the concerne...

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  • APC violent, planning to disrupt PDP's primary - Fayose
APC violent, planning to disrupt PDP's primary - Fayose

The aggrieved agents of one of the aspirants grabbed three of the ballot boxes and smashed them. Voting was already in progress when the hoodlums, who had apparently massed outside the venue of the exercise, Oluyemi Kayode Stadium , Ado Ekiti, forced their way in.

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  • Picture of Pakistani girl on Bihar's cleanliness booklet stirs Indian authorities
Picture of Pakistani girl on Bihar's cleanliness booklet stirs Indian authorities

The photograph has triggered a controversy. Officials said, around 5,000 copies of the promotional material were printed and distributed among school students, anganwadi centres and Kasturba Gandhi Vidyalaya in the district, in a bid to popularise the government programmes in December a year ago.

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  • Trump Offers Yet Another 'License to Discriminate' Order
Trump Offers Yet Another 'License to Discriminate' Order

The order establishes the White House Faith and Opportunity Initiative , which is tasked with advising the president on how policies impact faith groups and serves as a watchdog to protect religious organizations from government outreach.

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  • Larson takes pole at Dover International
Larson takes pole at Dover International

After the rain delay, Harvick took the lead from Bowyer with 62 laps to go and pulled away for an impressive 7.24-second victory. It was an official race when the sky opened up and stopped the racing under a red flag with 80 laps remaining.

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  • 'Stop drama of eating with Dalits': Mohan Bhagwat tells BJP-leaders
'Stop drama of eating with Dalits': Mohan Bhagwat tells BJP-leaders

Basic Education Minister Anupama Jaiswals remarks came amidst criticism of the ruling partys outreach programme by opposition - and some BJP leaders as well. BSP supremo Mayawati has also questioned the objective of having dinner with Dalit families when the government has been "adopting anti-Dalit policies".

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  • Kerala: Two RSS workers arrested for attack on photojournalist in Malappuram
Kerala: Two RSS workers arrested for attack on photojournalist in Malappuram

Police said case a has been registered against 10 RSS workers under various sections of IPC including those related to unlawful assembly and rioting besides the Kerala Public Way Restriction of Assemblies and Procession Act. While Fuad sustained minor injuries, Shahabas escaped unhurt in the attack. "We were outside the press club and saw the pro...

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  • Women build homes for households lead by women
Women build homes for households lead by women

The week encourages women to devote a day or more to building safe and affordable housing. "Maybe it's the energy they bring". The greater Charlottesville Habitat for Humanity is empowering women volunteers as they work to construct eight new homes in Charlottesville.

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  • 'Teen Mom' Star Jenelle Evans Will Shoot You Over Your Driving
'Teen Mom' Star Jenelle Evans Will Shoot You Over Your Driving

According to Us Weekly , the man involved in the incident now wants Evans "stopped and charged". In the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Communication Center CFS report exclusively obtained by Radar , a driver claimed Evans "hit his truck, ran over his mailbox and pulled a gun on him".

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  • May under pressure from Tories on both sides of Brexit split
May under pressure from Tories on both sides of Brexit split

However, members of her cabinet rejected such an option on Wednesday. But pro-EU Tories pushed for Ms May to abandon her red lines and keep the United Kingdom in the single market, claiming she would have cross-party support in the House of Commons for such a move.

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  • ICO finds in favour of professor over Cambridge Analytica personal data fight
ICO finds in favour of professor over Cambridge Analytica personal data fight

But, Facebook has since revealed the number was actually as high as 87 million. SCL Elections, a British affiliate data controller for Cambridge Analytica , has been ordered to comply or appeal the order within 30 days or it could face criminal prosecution.

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  • James Shields flirts with no-hitter but White Sox lose to Twins
James Shields flirts with no-hitter but White Sox lose to Twins

Switch-hitter Leury Garcia (3 for 19 against Gibson) greeted veteran lefty Zach Duke with a game-tying single to right on a 2-1 changeup that drove home the first inherited runner to score off Duke this year. Farquhar update: Twins designated hitter Logan Morrison and starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi visited Sox reliever Danny Farquhar at Rush Univ...

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  • Highway Gunman Inspired by Parkland Suspect Wounds 3 and Kills Self
Highway Gunman Inspired by Parkland Suspect Wounds 3 and Kills Self

Nearly immediately, a flurry of callers reported hearing gunshots in the same vicinity. Hiding in the wooded area made him harder to see, Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch said. He wounded three passing motorists in Gainesville on Friday with semiautomatic pistol fire before deputies pursued him in a high-speed chase, ending with Harbour's self-infl...

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  • Lebanon goes to polls to elect new parliament after nine years
Lebanon goes to polls to elect new parliament after nine years

Sunday's vote has been occurring amid tight stability with police and army forces located close to polling channels and also on major intersections. The main battle will be between Pro-Saudi bloc headed by Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri and his party "al-Mustaqbal" and focus on Iran, Hizbullah, headed by Hassan Nasrallah , who himself is not invo...

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  • Turkey to stay in Afrin till security ensured: Erdogan
Turkey to stay in Afrin till security ensured: Erdogan

He says Turkey could "simply take the point as being a worldwide authority". Turkey will carry out new military operations along its borders after its two previous offensives into Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday, as he announced his manifesto for next month's snap elections.

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  • Major League Baseball wrap: Rockies' Chad Bettis blanks Mets to continue hot start
Major League Baseball wrap: Rockies' Chad Bettis blanks Mets to continue hot start

Cespedes, a left fielder, avoided missing time while dealing with a sore left hand earlier in the week, but on Saturday he felt something in his leg. But Freeland retired 21 of his final 23 batters beginning with Todd Frazier's sacrifice fly.

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  • Congress undecided whether to contest UP bypolls
Congress undecided whether to contest UP bypolls

However, an official announcement is yet to come, but it is being said that both RLD and SP are trying to include the Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) in their alliance because of the announcement is getting delayed. An understanding was reached that both the parties would jointly contest the two bypolls. The two parties hope to repeat the Gorakhpur...

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  • IPL 2018: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Vs Rajasthan Royals (RR) Match Highlights
IPL 2018: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Vs Rajasthan Royals (RR) Match Highlights

Left-arm pacer Jaydev Unadkat, who had conceded just four runs in his first two overs, tested the grit of the KXIP batsmen in the 15th over. It seems that the local team did bat well and also presented a handsome score in front of the guest team .

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