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Punjab suffers setback with SC holding law terminating SYL agreement unconstitutional

Punjab suffers setback with SC holding law terminating SYL agreement unconstitutional

In 1990, a chief engineer and his assistant were killed by militants apparently to protest the construction of the canal; 30 labourers working at a project site near Chandigarh were killed. "To avoid this, the state should be immediately placed under the Governor's rule and elections should be held by December", he said. With his party BJP's ally Shiromani Akali Dal strongly opposing the SC ruling, Khattar said,"Punjab government is not bigger than the Supreme Court, which has given its ... Read More

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Zuma survives another no-confidence vote

Zuma survives another no-confidence vote

After a lengthy, high-volume debate between MPs from the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) and the Economic Freedom Fighters, the ANC caucus and deputy speaker Leschesa Tsenoli, the MPs were compelled to vote publicly. The no-confidence vote will be the third in under a year, with the first two easily defeated by the ANC's majority in parliament. It included allegations that the Guptas offered Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas a $44 million (40 million euros) bribe, which he said he ... Read More

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Instagram has had a cool update

Instagram has had a cool update

Lastly, Instagram is testing a new feature for verified accounts that enable them to add a "See More" link at the bottom of their stories. Instagram debuted Stories back in August, which many saw as a rival to Snapchat's core function of 24-hour video snippets which had attracted millions of users since its launch. Read More

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NYC police plan show of force for Election Day

NYC police plan show of force for Election Day

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and city authorities said Monday some city streets will be closed Tuesday to secure midtown Manhattan. "Of course we're going to cover all the polling sites of Staten Island and all of the precincts are going to be fully manned, and we'll also have the SRG component out there, too", Police Commissioner James O'Neill said during a briefing in Times Square. Read More

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N7 Day Brings New Trailer for Andromeda

N7 Day Brings New Trailer for Andromeda

November 7, or N7 Day - a reference to Mass Effect's elite military organization, N7 - is a day when BioWare commemorates its sci-fi series through releases of downloadable content and other Mass Effect-adjacent things. Their father Alec, voiced by none other than Mr. Krabs himself, is the "Pathfinder" responsible for moving humankind to a new habitable and Reaper-free planet. Read More

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Prescott, Cowboys Overpower Winless Browns 35-10

Prescott, Cowboys Overpower Winless Browns 35-10

Dallas dominated time of possession, 39:39 to 20:21 for the Browns . On Sunday, one of the old Cowboys showed he can still ride. "Obviously, not very good by us". Sure, some of that dominance, all the way through the red zone, came from the fact that the Cowboys were playing a bad defense. They won seven straight games. Read More

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Manchester City look to cap week to remember

Manchester City look to cap week to remember

Marten de Roon's stoppage-time equalise ensured that City have now drawn their last three league matches at the Etihad - against Everton, Southampton and now Middlesbrough. But when you arrived in the last minutes, just 1-0, everything can happen. Two of Bell's old teammates, Tony Book and Mike Summerbee, were on the pitch beforehand, laying a wreath as part of City's Remembrance Day commemorations. Read More

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Installing all of CoD: Infinite Warfare bundles will take 144GB

Installing all of CoD: Infinite Warfare bundles will take 144GB

GMG launched a new coupon slashing 20% off the list price for all editions, including the Legacy and Deluxe which are the only way to get the new Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered . The limitation may be due to technical reasons and cross-platform compatibility for " Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare ". Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Modern Warfare Remastered's multiplayer modes are not compatible between Windows Store and Steam , an FAQ listing confirms. Read More

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Bill Clinton says he feels bad for Melania Trump

Mrs Clinton has not said she plans to get rid of the Second Amendment, but has called for tighter access to guns and wants to close a loophole allowing a gun sale to go ahead if a background check has not been completed in three days. Clinton and Obama, along with their spouses, will headline a final pre-election rally in Philadelphia Monday evening. The Republican candidate has for weeks said the election could be " rigged " - claims that have nearly certainly helped hollow out his ... Read More

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No. 21 Colorado squeaks by UCLA 20-10 despite penalties

No. 21 Colorado squeaks by UCLA 20-10 despite penalties

Coming off a 45-point outing against Utah last Saturday, the Bruins produced just 210 total yards on the night. Entering the UCLA game, Colorado was averaging the fewest penalty yards per game (40.75) among Pac-12 teams. With it 4th-and-10, Jim Mora trotted out his field goal unit. Oliver hardly has to make a move until he reaches the UCLA 35-yard line, but a nifty cutback is quickly followed by an outside cut to beat the punter and the game is essentially over. Read More

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Stocks struggle again as investors eye 2016 election

The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 77.46 points, or 0.4%, to finish at 17,959.64. The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 6 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,105 and the Nasdaq composite fell 18 points, or 0.4 percent, to 5,134. Crude oil prices fell for the fourth day after industry data showed a surprise build in US stockpile. Brent crude, the global standard, fell 1.28 dollars at 46.86 dollars a barrel. Read More

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Sharp CEO May Have Confirmed Next iPhone's OLED Display

With all these rumors, leaks, and speculations coming in, the 2017 iPhone 8 promises to be a huge upgrade over the current iPhone 7. This product has already is been used by Apple competitors for years. LCD displays are not uncommon among Android devices, just less popular. The iPhone 8 (or whatever Apple plans to call it) has been strongly tipped to incorporate significant changes in order to mark the tenth official anniversary of the first-generation iPhone model. Read More

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Space Station's Expedition 49 safely returns to Earth

The Soyuz descending to the ground above Kazakhstan. Video from the landing location on NASA television showed Rubins beaming after she was raised out last from the Russian descent vehicle. Rubins, Ivanishin and Onishi left the station in the hands of three other crewmembers that should live and work aboard the huge laboratory for months before coming home in the same way as those before them. Read More

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Iceland's PM announces resignation after snap vote

Iceland's PM announces resignation after snap vote

With nearly all votes from the balloting Saturday counted, the Independence Party had 29 percent support and the Pirate Party 14.5 percent, putting them in third place behind the Left-Green movement at 15.9 percent. The ruling Independence Party is leading with 31 percent, while the Greens are running second with 15.5 percent. The Independence Party has been part of every government between 1980 and 2009 and again from 2013, presided over the privatization of the banks, the financial ... Read More

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Jackson saved Cardinals season, and Heisman candidacy

Jackson saved Cardinals season, and Heisman candidacy

On the game-winning drive, Jackson ran for 34 yards, including a drive-opening 18-yard carry, and passed for 34. "It's fun being the quarterback and the leader of the team". Scott Stadium's sparse crowd was roaring during Virginia's last possession. In rushing, Jackson ran for 76 yards and a touchdown in 17 carries while Jeremy Smith added 51 yards and two touchdowns in 14 carries. Read More

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