Swaraj seeks report on arrest of African nationals in UP

The unrest came after police in Greater Noida released five Nigerian students detained over the youth's death, saying they had no evidence against them. The attackers alleged that the student, Manish Khari , was drugged by Africans who live in the a... More..

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by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

North Korea rocket-engine test shows 'meaningful' progress - South Korea

North Korea has conducted a ground test of a new type of high-thrust rocket engine that leader Kim Jong Un is calling a revolutionary breakthrough for the country's space program. It staged its two latest nuc...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Indiana Senate to once again vote on schools superintendent bill

The bill-which will now move to the state's House of Representatives for a vote-prevents patients from suing their doctor if their child is born with a disability, a measure critics say could result in doct...More..

Strong to severe storms moving into the Midstate on Monday
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Strong to severe storms moving into the Midstate on Monday

The main threats will be strong winds and heavy rain. The impacted areas in north Alabama stretch from Lauderdale to Cullman and Marshall counties, as well as areas north of here. Forecasters predict the stor...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Louis Vaan Gaal to help search for next Netherlands manager

Their World Cup qualifying campaign hadn't started much better either, so a clash with Bulgaria on Saturday evening looked pivotal to their hopes of reaching the finals in Russian Federation. Delev pounced on...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

South Korean court removed President Park Geun-hye

Park has denied all the charges against her, even though many of her alleged accomplices have either been arrested or jailed for their suspected involvement in the scandal that led to her impeachment. The hea...More..

Syria's Rebel Victories, Hong Kong's New Chief and Cyclone Debbie
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Syria's Rebel Victories, Hong Kong's New Chief and Cyclone Debbie

In the election, former Financial Secretary John Tsang was backed by pro-democracy members on the committee and he received 365 votes. Law was already convicted past year with fellow student leaders Joshua ...More..

Barack Obama pays tribute to Chuck Berry: 'We'll miss you, Chuck'
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Barack Obama pays tribute to Chuck Berry: 'We'll miss you, Chuck'

Police in the St Louis area, where Berry was born and lived most of his life, said that first responders found the guitar legend unresponsive when they answered an emergency call at his home. "The crisp strid...More..

Body of Cameroonian Soldier Killed By Boko Haram In Nigeria Arrives Home
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Body of Cameroonian Soldier Killed By Boko Haram In Nigeria Arrives Home

According to a source, many people were killed while many houses were set ablaze. A military source said he was on his way to Magumeri to ascertain the situation. Many people have been feared dead as terroris...More..

EU Renews Vows on 60th Anniversary by Committing to 'Common Future'
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

EU Renews Vows on 60th Anniversary by Committing to 'Common Future'

In the late morning, Rome time, the 27 European Union leaders signed a declaration that was both bland and optimistic, pledging to keep the common objective of peace and prosperity intact though admitting in th...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Trump administration expected to approve the Keystone XL pipeline today

But, although Trump portrayed the pipeline as a done deal now, its future remains uncertain. The rejection came just before President Obama signed an worldwide agreement on global warming in Paris. "Investors...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Bill Clinton gives impassioned eulogy at Martin McGuinness' funeral

Former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness passed away at Altnagelvin Hospital on Tuesday. "And he never stopped being who he was". The January resignation of McGuinness pulled the plug on the province'...More..

Hundreds line streets of Derry as teammates carry Ryan McBride's coffin home
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Hundreds line streets of Derry as teammates carry Ryan McBride's coffin home

It happened just one day after he led his team to a 4-0 victory over Drogheda United and has shocked the football community. Former Wales striker John Hartson said: "Terribly sad news hearing Derry City footb...More..

Huge sums of laundered Russian money handled by British banks
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Huge sums of laundered Russian money handled by British banks

The Guardian cites a high-ranking official who is working on the scheme as saying that the "money was obviously either stolen or of criminal origin". banks. Laundered money ended up at several big name com...More..

Manipur BJP Chief Minister N Biren Singh wins trust vote in assembly
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Manipur BJP Chief Minister N Biren Singh wins trust vote in assembly

Earlier in the day, Yumnam Khemchand Singh of the BJP was elected as the new Speaker of the House. The BJP-led government in Manipur won its floor test in the Assembly with a voice vote on Monday. The ministe...More..

Thailand's coin-eating turtle dies of intestinal blockage
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Thailand's coin-eating turtle dies of intestinal blockage

Eventually, the money formed a 5-kilogram (11-pound) weight that cracked Bank's shell. "She at least had the chance to swim freely and eat happily before she passed" said Dr. According to BBC , the turtle h...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Spicer: no collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation

On Monday, FBI Director James Comey told the House Intelligence Committee that he has seen nothing to back up Trump. He dismissed Carter Page, an informal foreign policy adviser to Trump, and Roger Stone, a lon...More..

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on 29 March
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on 29 March

Once Article 50 is triggered, Council President Donald Tusk is expected to provide an initial response to the Prime Minister within 48 hours, and the remaining European Union 27 countries will then put togeth...More..

by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Syria conflict: Aircraft pound rebel-held eastern Damascus

Government forces responded with almost a dozen air strikes on Jobar, he added. The Observatory said the rebels had initiated the attack to relieve pressure on fighters under attack from government forces in ...More..

Gas prices rise in the Bay Area
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Gas prices rise in the Bay Area

Ohio's prices rose 7.4 cents per gallon from the previous week. The Augusta area is one of the least expensive Georgia markets with average prices of $2.07. In Canada, rig counts have blossomed as well, where 2...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Turkey's Erdogan Says German Leader Merkel Employs 'Nazi Methods'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday launched a scathing personal attack against German Chancellor Angela Merkel, accusing her of using "Nazi measures" in an intensifying dispute between Ankara an...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Tillerson, Xi pledge closer cooperation, at least in public

While agreeing with Tillerson about the North Korean nuclear threat, Minister Wang said the only way to persuade Pyongyang to disarm is through dialogue, such as a renewal of the long-stalled six-party ta...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Israel to 'continue' targeting Hezbollah-bound arms in Syria

Israeli media reported Friday morning that the strikes were aimed at arms convoys in Syria's Homs District, not far from Palmyra, a formerly Islamic State group-held city retaken earlier this month by Syrian ...More..

Syria: Armed Extremists Leave Neighborhood in Homs
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Syria: Armed Extremists Leave Neighborhood in Homs

Their departure, after intense negotiations, involves the movement of more than 1,500 people to the northeastern region of Aleppo under the supervision of the Red Crescent and the military police of Syria and R...More..

United Kingdom prime minister doesn't back second Scottish independence vote
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

United Kingdom prime minister doesn't back second Scottish independence vote

Mr Robertson, the SNP leader at Westminster, said the prime minister had promised in July of a year ago that she would secure a UK-wide approach and agreement with the devolved administrations of Scotland, Wale...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

No JC Penney stores to close in Kentucky

J.C. Penney is closing its Cortana Mall location, shutting down one of the few remaining anchor stores in the shopping center at Airline Highway and Florida Boulevard. The Lanesborough location is the only MA s...More..

WBC Notes: Tournament Ends for Francisco Cervelli, As Team Italy Loses Tiebreaker
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

WBC Notes: Tournament Ends for Francisco Cervelli, As Team Italy Loses Tiebreaker

Venezuela will face the United States on Wednesday in San Diego. Tuesday's schedule will see Starling Marte, Gregory Polanco and the Dominican Republic take on Team Puerto Rico at 9:00 PM on MLB Networ...More..

SC allows Goa swearing-in, orders Thursday floor test
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

SC allows Goa swearing-in, orders Thursday floor test

India's main opposition party Congress suffered another jolt after failing to secure four out of five state elections, as the Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected its petition to stay the swearing-in of the new BJ...More..

Trump Is Once Again Allowing CIA Drone Strikes, Reversing Obama Protocol
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Trump Is Once Again Allowing CIA Drone Strikes, Reversing Obama Protocol

Under former President Barack Obama, that authority was limited to the Pentagon in the name of transparency. The CIA's new authority, which was provided by Trump soon after his inauguration, was first used in F...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Here's what could happen to the pound when Article 50 is triggered

The Brexit bill has managed to get through both houses of parliament without any amendments, which the House of Lords had pushed for only to be out-voted by the members of parliament. MPs voted by 335 to 287 ...More..

Sara Connor may appeal four year sentence
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Sara Connor may appeal four year sentence

In Connor's hearing, presiding judge Made Pasek said the mother of two to was sentence to only four years because of her polite behavior during the trial and because she had apologized to the victim's family. "...More..

Malaysian police formally ID Kim Jong Nam in airport attack
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Malaysian police formally ID Kim Jong Nam in airport attack

A decision will be announced today whether North Koreans with expired work permits will be repatriated or prohibited from leaving the country, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Angere...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Aide: Trump planning to meet with Chinese leader

Both the White House and representatives of Xi had not commented on the reports. The Mar-A-Lago meeting is likely to provide a relaxed locale for an important meeting between two world leaders. He has been le...More..

High command silent on VM Sudheeran's resignation
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

High command silent on VM Sudheeran's resignation

Prolonged treatment is needed for me. To a question if he is going to become the next party state president, pat came his reply: "Haven't I made my position very clear which I made soon after the assembly ele...More..

Hundreds of radioactive wild boars are roaming through Japan
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Hundreds of radioactive wild boars are roaming through Japan

Six years after the Fukushima Daichi nuclear disaster - a major nuclear meltdown brought on by an quake and tsunami hitting Fukushima, Japan - some residents who fled the area are getting the go-ahead to finall...More..

Ciara Involved In Car Crash
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Ciara Involved In Car Crash

Ciara , who is pregnant with her second child, was seen walking around and talking on her phone but reportedly holding her chest and shoulder. Ciara and the other driver exchanged insurance information, a...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

To mesh Syria fight, US, Turkey, Russia brass talk

They have taken up positions in the villages north and west of Manbij where USA allied Arab forces backed by Kurds have been fighting for over a week with US allied Arab forces backed by Turkey, according to US...More..

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar elected Mumbai Mayor with BJP support
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar elected Mumbai Mayor with BJP support

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar was elected as the Mayor of the Bombay Municipal Corporation by the newly elected members of the ruling BJP-Sena combine. Further, a Congress leader Dharmesh Vyas has alleged ...More..

USMNT learns Group B schedule for 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

USMNT learns Group B schedule for 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup

Group A consists of Honduras, Costa Rica, French Guiana and Canada, while Group C is made up of Mexico, El Salvador, Curaçao and Jamaica. The United States is the top seed in Group B , which includes Pana...More..

SSC Napoli vs Real Madrid CF: Match preview, team info and lineups
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

SSC Napoli vs Real Madrid CF: Match preview, team info and lineups

Still, it was an open net, it would've been a hugely important goal in this second leg of Real Madrid's Champions League tie against Napoli , and Ronaldo bungled it. The Frenchman, whose no stranger to playi...More..