Global

Winnie Mandela: Soweto send-off for anti-apartheid fighter

Winnie Mandela: Soweto send-off for anti-apartheid fighter

Mandela accused her of infidelity, and they divorced in 1996, two years after he was elected the first black president of South Africa. Although only a few booed Mbeki, loud and drawn out booing was...

by · Global
First Alert Forecast: stormy finish to weekend

First Alert Forecast: stormy finish to weekend

We're turning cooler, drier and windy today .and our weather concern today is rapid fire development with elevated fire weather conditions in place. NW winds are gusting over 45 miles per hour alre...

by · Global
Taliban seize district in Afghanistan's Ghazni province

Taliban seize district in Afghanistan's Ghazni province

Earlier on Thursday, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) reported an increase in the number of civilian casualties from Taliban attacks as well as Afghan and foreign troops in the first t...

by · Global

Russia: Britain staged fake chemical attack in Syria

As worldwide chemical weapons experts travelled to Syria to investigate a suspected gas attack by government forces which killed dozens of people, French President Emmanuel Macron spoke to Russia's Vl...

by · Global
Indiana Could Benefit If US Rejoins TPP Negotiations

Indiana Could Benefit If US Rejoins TPP Negotiations

WHY: President Trump believes that American food producers have not been treated fairly on the global stage and has committed to levelling the playing field for America's farmers. A senior administrat...

by · Global
United Kingdom accuses Russian Federation of spying on Sergei and Yulia Skripal since 2013

United Kingdom accuses Russian Federation of spying on Sergei and Yulia Skripal since 2013

The Skripals were found slumped on a bench in the English city of Salisbury on March 4. Moscow has hit back by expelling Western diplomats, questioning how Britain knows that Russian Federation was ...

by · Global
Statement By Defense Secretary Mattis On Airstrikes Against Syria

Statement By Defense Secretary Mattis On Airstrikes Against Syria

Associated Press reporters saw smoke rising from east Damascus and the sky turned orange. Trump spoke from the White House Friday night. "Never said when an attack on Syria would take place", he...

by · Global
President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen under criminal investigation, DOJ says

President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen under criminal investigation, DOJ says

In the filing with a court in NY, prosecutors blacked out a section describing what crime they believe Trump attorney Michael Cohen has committed. Jake Tapper addressed the Cohen chill-session o...

by · Global
PM Modi to observe day-long fast against Parliament disruption

PM Modi to observe day-long fast against Parliament disruption

Party MLAs in Jaipur also participated in the fast but did not stay for full time. This comes after the BJP shared a picture of Delhi Congress leaders Ajay Maken, Haroon Yusuf and Arvinder Singh Lov...

by · Global
Pompeo says he Spoke with Mueller and is Cooperating

Pompeo says he Spoke with Mueller and is Cooperating

Speaking on April 12 during his Senate confirmation hearing , he also revealed that he had been interviewed by the US special counsel investigating interactions between Trump's associates and Russi...

by · Global
Tyson Fury confirms ring return in June

Tyson Fury confirms ring return in June

However, the BBBofC lifted his suspension in January, following a ruling by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) that backdated a two-year ban. For fury announced the fight will be the first from November 2015. Am...

by · Global
Khloe Kardashian reportedly gives birth to baby girl

Khloe Kardashian reportedly gives birth to baby girl

Khloe Kardashian is a new mum. Khloe apparently can't wait to get out of Cleveland, where Tristan plays for the NBA Cavaliers . Thompson was booed by fans and the Cavs lost. The baby girl is t...

by · Global
Russia And Israel Add To Syria Tensions

Russia And Israel Add To Syria Tensions

Israel did not officially comment on the attack. Seven Iranian military personnel were killed at the T-4 facility, Iran's Tasnim news agency reported. "Israel is determined not to let them do that"....

by · Global
Wife defends BJP MLA accused Unnao rape, wants narco test

Wife defends BJP MLA accused Unnao rape, wants narco test

I want all of them arrested , otherwise, I will kill myself. The father of a teenager who has accused a sitting Bharatiya Janata Party MLA of raping her had 14 injuries on his body, including...

by · Global
PM Modi and BJP MPs to fast in protest of Parliament logjam

PM Modi and BJP MPs to fast in protest of Parliament logjam

This.is not a small thing and I congratulate the people and government of the state and swachhagrahis . "From the streets to Parliament, roadblocks are being created in the government's work", Modi s...

by · Global

Strike on Syria airbase kills 14

The Syrian state news service initially blamed the U.S. for the attack, but it later retracted the charge. Iran on Sunday condemned allegations of a chemical attack on Syrias Eastern Ghouta rebel ...

by · Global
Iran threatens Israel and 'its masters' after striking Syrian, killing 7 Iranians

Iran threatens Israel and 'its masters' after striking Syrian, killing 7 Iranians

Shi'ite-dominated Iran is Assad's main regional ally and has provided military and economic support for his conflict with a range of Sunni Muslim rebel and militant groups. "The timing of the strike i...

by · Global
US Deficit Could Surpass $1 Trillion Well Before Previously Estimated

US Deficit Could Surpass $1 Trillion Well Before Previously Estimated

The GOP tax cuts and omnibus spending bill will push the deficit over $1 trillion next year, according to a report by the Congressional Budget Office. At 11 years, the report covers a slightly longe...

by · Global
House speaker Paul Ryan reportedly says he won't seek re-election

House speaker Paul Ryan reportedly says he won't seek re-election

In December of past year, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said President Donald Trump had called Ryan and the president made it clear he wouldn't be happy if Ryan quit Congress. R...

by · Global
Siddaramaiah likely to contest from two seats

Siddaramaiah likely to contest from two seats

As senior Congress party functionaries from Karnataka arrived in the Capital on Tuesday for deliberations over candidates for the upcoming assembly polls, a fake list of candidates started doing the r...

by · Global
Dozens hurt as bus carrying teens home from spring break hits overpass

Dozens hurt as bus carrying teens home from spring break hits overpass

The Nassau County police and the Lakeview Volunteer Fire Department set up a mass-casualty treatment triage and saved lives. New York State Police confirmed 37 suffered minor injuries, five seri...

by · Global

Theresa May, Trump not invited to Prince Harry's wedding

Then prime minister David Cameron was invited to the 2011 wedding of Harry's brother Prince William, who is second in line to the throne after their father Prince Charles. Prince Harry and Meghan Ma...

by · Global
Cong leaders gobble chhole bhaturas, other delicacies before daylong fast

Cong leaders gobble chhole bhaturas, other delicacies before daylong fast

Targetting the BJP Government, the Raut said, "Clearly BJP ruled Centre and state governments didn't initiate any steps to curb the violence neither to protect the fraternity, therefore it becomes eve...

by · Global
Arizona deploys 225 National Guard members to border

Arizona deploys 225 National Guard members to border

Approximately 250 National Guard troops were deployed to the Texas-Mexico border on Friday. National guard members from Texas were shown in images taken over the weekend at the U.S. SC despatched tr...

by · Global
Casualties reported in strike on Syria air base: state media

Casualties reported in strike on Syria air base: state media

Speaking at an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council on Monday, Russia's permanent representative Vassily Nebenzia denied that chemical weapons had been used in Douma and said Syrian authoritie...

by · Global
Vettel marks 200th race with thrilling Bahrain win

Vettel marks 200th race with thrilling Bahrain win

After a somewhat fortuitous fifth place finish in Melbourne, following some key retirements, Alonso proclaimed, "now we can fight" on the team radio. Sebastian Vettel scored his 49th career victory....

by · Global
Two killed in Germany as van ploughs into crowd in Muenster

Two killed in Germany as van ploughs into crowd in Muenster

FLORAL tributes have been laid to the victims in Munster after a "far right" driver mowed down and killed two people before shooting himself. But investigators have yet to release the name of 48-yea...

by · Global
PM Modi reiterates Karyakartas' role in BJP's functioning

PM Modi reiterates Karyakartas' role in BJP's functioning

Briefing reporters on the BJP parliamentary party meeting, Union minister Ananth Kumar quoted the Prime Minister as saying that the Congress was "throttling" democracy and "abusing" people's mandate...

by · Global
Kejriwal meets detained TDP MPs, offers help

Kejriwal meets detained TDP MPs, offers help

The TDP MPs had staged a similar protest inside the Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan's chamber on Friday evening and had again been forcibly removed. Launching an attack on the central government, ...

by · Global
Korea seeks summit with Trump in Pyongyang

Korea seeks summit with Trump in Pyongyang

North and South Korea have agreed to hold their first summit in more than a decade on April 27, while Trump has said he would meet Kim by the end of May. "But we can not say for certain that the U.S...

by · Global
Hungary's strongman Viktor Orban wins third term in power

Hungary's strongman Viktor Orban wins third term in power

Parliamentary faction leader Gergely Gulyas said Sunday after polls closed that Hungary would have a "strong, legitimate parliament". What are Viktor Orban's policies? A splintered opposition an...

by · Global
Fire breaks out at Trump Tower in NY; one hurt

Fire breaks out at Trump Tower in NY; one hurt

Trump praised the building's construction as a "well built building" and lauded firefighters who managed to put out the blaze on Saturday. Flames could be seen emerging from the windows of the 50th...

by · Global
BJP Government will ensure development of western Odisha: Shah

BJP Government will ensure development of western Odisha: Shah

The Congress has been uprooted in 11 states, and the BJP has been winning all elections since. Blaming the Opposition Congress for the second leg of Budget session being a total washout, Prime Minis...

by · Global
'Cesspool' island closes for six months

'Cesspool' island closes for six months

Densing warned the local government officials of Malay in Aklan of possible cases if they issued local permits without clearance from the DENR. "Let us agree on some fundamentals", Duterte said, add...

by · Global
African leaders congratulate Julius Maada Bio, new Sierra Leone president

African leaders congratulate Julius Maada Bio, new Sierra Leone president

The candidate who lost Sierra Leone's presidential run-off vote has said his party intends to challenge the results in court. The president enjoined all those with grievances over the outcome of t...

by · Global
Supreme Court blocks lawsuit against Ariz. police officer

Supreme Court blocks lawsuit against Ariz. police officer

The court's decision came without ordering full briefing or argument, a rare step indicating that the majority thought the case easy to decide. Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote that Kisela's conduc...

by · Global
Trump takes credit over border crossings, but says tougher action needed

Trump takes credit over border crossings, but says tougher action needed

The White House on Tuesday said mobilizing the National Guard was part of Trump's strategy to stop illegal immigrants from entering the country, whom he blames for crime and drug trafficking. Jose A...

by · Global
Severe storm threat returns late Friday

Severe storm threat returns late Friday

I am bumping up the coverage to 50% but keeping the chance for severe storms along the Gulf Coast. Clouds will increase tomorrow, but most of the day should be dry with just an outside risk of an af...

by · Global
Disarm or Withdraw: Russia and Syria Issue Ultimatum to Rebels Near Damascus

Disarm or Withdraw: Russia and Syria Issue Ultimatum to Rebels Near Damascus

Last week, two rebel groups reached an evacuation deal with the Russian army, which resulted in about 19,000 people leaving for the northern province of Idlib. Backed by Russia, Assad's forces have sc...

by · Global
China lists $50bn of United States goods which could face tariff hikes

China lists $50bn of United States goods which could face tariff hikes

That could mean that companies like Apple Inc. and Lenovo Group Ltd. that operate significant Chinese production bases face higher costs or supply-chain disruption. The Chinese automaker last month me...

by · Global