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People India sends first Afghan wheat shipment via Iran port
Author: 0 India sends first Afghan wheat shipment via Iran port

India on Sunday flagged off its first consignment of wheat to Afghanistan to be transhipped through Iran's Chabahar port. India, Iran and Afghanistan are building the Chabahar Port in the strategic Iranian port city, apparently to counter the Gwadar port plan of Pakistan and China.

People 'Greater Jerusalem' bill endangered by USA opposition
Author: 0 'Greater Jerusalem' bill endangered by USA opposition

Sponsors of the bill stressed the annexation was only to the Jerusalem municipality and not to the sovereign state of Israel, but the difference fails to resonate in the world community. Israel's hard-line government has been emboldened by the Trump administration's more sympathetic approach to Israel and its settlement enterprise than that of President Barack Obama, and the draft bill is part of a series of pro-settler steps the government has taken in recent months.

People Tax Reform Gains Momentum After House Passes Budget
Author: 0 Tax Reform Gains Momentum After House Passes Budget

David Stockman, a former budget director for President Ronald Reagan, said the Trump plan "can't possibly get done by year-end", describing that as an unrealistic and "amateur" view. "Property taxes just are painful, whether it's young families or seniors who have paid off their mortgage". Additionally, Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) has suggested converting the SALT deduction to a tax credit.

People McLaren performance pleases Alonso
Author: 0 McLaren performance pleases Alonso

Fernando Alonso repeated his assertion that McLaren has the best auto design in Formula One after seeing how it fared during its brief appearance in qualifying for the Mexican Grand Prix. "But we never give up and we are still improving the auto as much as we can and we are happy for that". "Before the race, our engine performance wasn't very good here, so that's why we chose to get the penalty here to increase the engines for the rest of the season".

People Srikanth Kidambi vs Kenta Nishimoto, live score and updates
Author: 0 Srikanth Kidambi vs Kenta Nishimoto, live score and updates

Unlike last week's Denmark Open final, where Srikanth won one of the most one-sided Superseries finals ever against Lee Hyun Il, this one is likely to be more competitive and full of attacking play, especially if both Srikanth and Nishimoto play fearlessly and without nerves.

People Attacked With A Hammer, ATM Guard Foils Robbery Bid In Goa
Author: 0 Attacked With A Hammer, ATM Guard Foils Robbery Bid In Goa

After being hit several times, the guard fell down on the floor and the robber managed to escape from the spot. As the robber aims towards the guard's head, the guard falls to the ground but continues to engage the robber in a scuffle. But he failed to bring the robber under his control. The courageous security guard who risked his life to foil the ATM robbery attempt has been identified as Ranu Singh.

People Chhattisgarh government recommends CBI probe into 'sex CD' row
Author: 0 Chhattisgarh government recommends CBI probe into 'sex CD' row

According to the police, Verma was blackmailing the complainant by giving a threat that he will duplicate the CDs and distribute among people. Verma has been taken to Mana Police Station in Raipur on his three-day transit remand. After investigation, the search team was sent to Delhi and Mr Verma was held from Ghaziabad in this connection, police had said. As Verma was being escorted by the police, he claimed that the Chhattisgarh government was not happy with him as it suspected that ...

People Man dressed as Santa opens fire at Halloween party; 4 wounded
Author: 0 Man dressed as Santa opens fire at Halloween party; 4 wounded

As police were on their way to the scene they received a call saying the suspect was at a second location "making contact". Typically, Knouse said, police do not expect an uptick in violence around the Halloween holiday. A fourth person declined treatment at the shooting scene. Police eventually arrested the suspect without incident. Austin police said the shooter is in custody.

People Policeman killed, militants escape during stone pelting
Author: 0 Policeman killed, militants escape during stone pelting

He succumbed to his injuries at an Army base hospital in Srinagar . Clashes between the demonstrators and the forces' personnel are continuing. "The security forces started the search operations at around 6.25 am and the militants opened fire from a house at around 8 am", an official at the Bandipora police control room said.

People Rahul's dog 'declares' it tweets for him, BJP pokes fun
Author: 0 Rahul's dog 'declares' it tweets for him, BJP pokes fun

While we aren't sure if the video would serve the objective, but one thing Gandhi's latest tweet indicates is - the man sure happens to know how to take a joke or two. Rahul cleared the mystry behind his growing Twitter popularity and told the world about "Pidi", a poonch who manages his social media accounts. Other BJP leaders also hit out Rahul Gandhi.

People Uttar Pradesh: 5-year-old dies after being hit by minister's convoy
Author: 0 Uttar Pradesh: 5-year-old dies after being hit by minister's convoy

Meanwhile, the Yogi Adityanath government has announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the family of the deceased. "The guards put a break to their vehicle but they went away", said the child's father Vishwanath. Villages, who alleged that police did not reach the spot on time, placed the boy's body on the road and blocked the route for almost an hour on Saturday.

People Solon police collect prescriptions in Drug Take Back Day
Author: 0 Solon police collect prescriptions in Drug Take Back Day

The effort is part of National Drug Take-Back Day, meant to help fight the opioid epidemic, killing people in Jackson County and across the country. Some people bring over-the-counter medications but they can be disposed of in regular trash.

People Miller smashes fastest ever T20 ton
Author: 0 Miller smashes fastest ever T20 ton

The previous fastest T20 global century was made off 45 balls by fellow South African Richard Levi against New Zealand in Hamilton in 2011/12. South Africa registered a 20-run win against Bangladesh in the first Twenty20 worldwide in Bloemfontein.

Author: 0 IAEA chief in Tehran for nuke-related talks

Today, based on joint efforts made by Iran and the IAEA , the agency can declare that the Islamic Republic has fulfilled all its obligations under global regulations and the deal, Amano said . Iran struck the deal with world powers in 2015. Washington has also demanded inspections of Iran's military sites, which Tehran has rejected. On Thursday, Congress passed new sanctions in response to Iran's ballistic missiles programme.

People Surprised Vettel celebrates 50th pole
Author: 0 Surprised Vettel celebrates 50th pole

The 20-year-old Dutchman clocked a best lap in a track lap record time of one minute and 17.113 seconds in his Red Bull to outpace the 32-year-old Briton by 0.075 seconds. Hamilton led the session at times, but was unable to stamp his authority on the session as he prepares for qualifying later Saturday at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez .

Author: 0 Sophia the Robot Just Received Citizenship in Saudi Arabia

She said that "This is historical to be the first robot in the world to be recognized with a citizenship". Many in the design industry have already expressed concerns about the way humans and robots will live together. Sophia the robot has been granted Saudi citizenship. "I was told that the people here at the Future Investment Initiative are interested in future initiatives which means AI, which means me".

People Nor-easter-like storm expected this weekend
Author: 0 Nor-easter-like storm expected this weekend

The National Weather has issued an area wide FLASH FLOOD WATCH from now until Monday at 12:00pm. The National Weather Service projects a 50 percent chance of rain tonight , with a 100 percent chance of heavy rain on Sunday . We could also see some downed tree branches and potential power outages as we get into Monday and those will pick up further. Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.