Monthly Archive: July 2017

Chinese student arrested after ‘faking own kidnapping to see whether his father loved him’

A college student from Shaanxi has been detained by police after allegedly staging his own kidnapping to test his father’s love for him. On the night of July 13,...

Japan lodges protest against China's activity in disputed sea gas field

Japan has lodged a protest with China over its apparent deployment of drilling rigs near the median line separating the two countries’ economic zones in the East China Sea,...

Stop sulking and debate, Nitish Kumar tells upset Sharad Yadav

Patna: Sharad Yadav’s formal dissent on the political upheaval in Bihar after five long days, drew a prompt response from Nitish Kumar. And the message from the chief minister...

July factory activity contracts on confusion over GST implementation

BENGALURU (Reuters) – Indian factory activity plunged last month and had its deepest contraction in more than nine years after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new tax policy severely hurt...

Encounter ends in Pulwama, stone pelting starts

Pulwama: The encounter between security forces and Lashkar-e-Tayiba terrorists has ended at Hakripora village in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, but heavy stone pelting by locals on security forces...

What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Manhunt: Unabomber’ and ‘Purple Noon’

Discovery recounts the hunt for Ted Kaczynski in a series starring Sam Worthington and Paul Bettany. And Alain Delon plays the talented Tom Ripley. Source: US Feeds Link: What’s...

Ex-wife of CTE victim criticizes Adams' remarks

Ex-wife of CTE victim criticizes Adams’ remarks Source: ESPN Link: Ex-wife of CTE victim criticizes Adams' remarks

Newspaper headlines: 'Fired! White House in turmoil'

The sacking of Donald Trump’s communications director is the lead story on several front pages. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Newspaper headlines: 'Fired! White House in turmoil'

Los Angeles redefines 'compromise' in latest Olympic bidding duel

Los Angeles redefines ‘compromise’ in latest Olympic bidding duel Source: ESPN Link: Los Angeles redefines 'compromise' in latest Olympic bidding duel

Don’t stab China in the back over North Korea, Chinese state media tells Donald Trump

Chinese state media delivered a rare rebuke aimed directly at US President Donald Trump, criticising him for avoiding responsibility for escalating tensions over North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme and...