APC's Bigwigs, Buhari For NEC Meeting

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday said that he was busy with a group of younger Nigerians at a programme they put together for him in respect to his birthday and so was not able to attend the pa... More..

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Date set for Zuma's day in court
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Date set for Zuma's day in court

The charges relate to an arms deal in the 1990s and were originally thrown out almost a decade ago before Zuma successfully ran for president in 2009. He declined to comment on how his client would respond. H...More..

Paris murder of woman, 85, investigated as 'anti-Semitic'
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Paris murder of woman, 85, investigated as 'anti-Semitic'

The prime suspect is aged 29 and has convictions for sex crimes including attacking a 12-year-old girl. The suspect in the attack, who was born in 1989, has been placed in custody, AFP reported , citing a ju...More..

Cynthia Nixon takes campaign for NY governor to Albany
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Cynthia Nixon takes campaign for NY governor to Albany

Andrew M. Cuomo in this year's Democratic primary. "I want you to know as a matter of full disclosure, I am a Catholic". Noting he was Catholic, Cuomo said Catholics and Baptists share numerous same belief...More..

NY Gov Candidate Cynthia Nixon Blasts Cuomo As A 'Wannabe Republican'
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

NY Gov Candidate Cynthia Nixon Blasts Cuomo As A 'Wannabe Republican'

He then called out former campaign adviser Hank Sheinkopf, as he poked fun at the way Jewish people dance. Sheinkopf, wearing a yarmulke, was sitting in the front row. Nixon urged budget negotiators to accept a...More..

Woman At Center Of Landmark Brown V. Board Of Education Dies
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Woman At Center Of Landmark Brown V. Board Of Education Dies

Brown was 9 years old when her father was barred from enrolling her at an all-white school in 1951. In 1954, the groundbreaking Supreme Court decision marked a pivotal point in American history by declaring ...More..

Spying on US Nuclear Sub Base Factor in Closing of Russian Consulate
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Spying on US Nuclear Sub Base Factor in Closing of Russian Consulate

The Latest on the dispute over the nerve agent poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain. At least 45 Russian diplomats have been expelled across Europe so far. "Russia can not break worldwide rules wi...More..

Hero cop dies after sacrifice in France
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Hero cop dies after sacrifice in France

Beltrame, who was gravely injured, was flown by helicopter to a hospital, where he died early Saturday. Macron led tributes to the elite officer, saying Beltrame "died a hero" and deserved "the respect and ...More..

China requests metal tariffs trade loss offset from US
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

China requests metal tariffs trade loss offset from US

Access for foreign firms is still limited and this transition will not be possible without the support of the financial sector and the capital markets. China can increase the regulatory burden on U.S companies ...More..

Jeremy Corbyn facing backlash over Brexit sacking of…
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn facing backlash over Brexit sacking of…

And Mr Corbyn was also facing unrest over his response to a Facebook post by street artist Mear One about the plan to paint over a mural seen as anti-Semitic. The Labour leader had initially expressed "co...More..

Arrest warrant issued for ex-South Korean President Lee
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Arrest warrant issued for ex-South Korean President Lee

In a handwritten statement posted on Facebook, Lee said he feels a "sense of guilt", according to Yonhap . "Everything is my fault and I feel remorse". The 76-year-old former conservative leader faces at lea...More..

Kids hunt for thousands of Easter eggs in Bay County
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Kids hunt for thousands of Easter eggs in Bay County

Some kids were lucky enough to get specially marked eggs to receive prizes, everything from chocolate covered Easter egg sweets to stuffed toys. All participants will receive tons of free chocolate, and every...More..

Donald Trump's lead lawyer for probe into Russian election interference resigns
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Donald Trump's lead lawyer for probe into Russian election interference resigns

In an email to the Guardian, Down confirmed the departure and said, "I love the president and wish him well". Asked by reporters Thursday about talking to Mueller, Trump said he "would like to". Harvard Law p...More..

'Ab khel jamay ga': Cricket returns to Karachi's National Stadium
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

'Ab khel jamay ga': Cricket returns to Karachi's National Stadium

The last match Karachi hosted was a Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in February 2009, a week before the visitors were attacked in Lahore. Although the match did not carry an worldwide status, but that cou...More..

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ram Navami
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ram Navami

Trinamool Congress' rallies in Howrah drew criticism from Mr Ghosh, who said "people who have so far opposed the celebrations are now eager to observe Ram Navami, to gain the support of the majority of the pe...More..

Trump 'Considering' Veto Of Budget Bill
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Trump 'Considering' Veto Of Budget Bill

Trump had until midnight (Saturday afternoon NZT) to sign a bill or a government shutdown would ensue. President Donald Trump is warning Congress that he will "never sign another bill like this again", ...More..

Tigris Shield - Turkey's new military operation in Iraq
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Tigris Shield - Turkey's new military operation in Iraq

Turkey has launched a number of strikes against suspected PKK camps in Iraq's north over the past week. Also on Friday, Turkey's prime minister said his country was partially reopening its airspace to flights...More..

Former JDS MLAs Join Congress In Karnataka
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Former JDS MLAs Join Congress In Karnataka

On Saturday, Kumaraswamy said that the four MLAs who had resigned "had forgotten the contributions made to their growth as leaders by hundreds of JDS party workers and the party over the years". Four of the MLA...More..

Deadly Car Bomb Blast Rocks Somalia's Capital Mogadishu
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Deadly Car Bomb Blast Rocks Somalia's Capital Mogadishu

The toll of dead and wounded was announced by security ministry spokesman Abdulaziz Hildhiban. Al-Shabaab, an Islamic extremist group affiliated with Al-Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it...More..

British officials compare Russia World Cup to Hitler's Olympics
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

British officials compare Russia World Cup to Hitler's Olympics

Johnson's warning came as Anglo-Russian relations plummeted in the wake of the poisoning of Sergei Skripal, the former Russian agent attacked in Salisbury, England, alongside his daughter Yulia. She also claime...More..

Five dead, 30 wounded in Siberia shopping mall fire
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Five dead, 30 wounded in Siberia shopping mall fire

The Tass agency quoted firefighters as saying that 40 of the missing at the Winter Cherry mall in Kemerovo are children. Shocking footage has emerged of emerged of people jumping from windows in a desperate...More..

Israel's Iron Dome intercepts rocket barrage from Gaza
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Israel's Iron Dome intercepts rocket barrage from Gaza

Sirens were heard in several regions in the south, including Ashkelon, the southern city of Sderot, and the Regional Council of Sha'ar HaNegev in the Negev Desert. Tensions have been on the rise between Israel ...More..

Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill With No Clean Energy Cuts
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill With No Clean Energy Cuts

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) had reached a deal with Trump for DACA legislation in return for the wall cash that month, but Trump later backed out of the agreement. It beefs up military and domes...More..

Students
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Students "March For Our Lives" with calls to end gun violence

The Clooneys also said they will join students in DC, as will pop stars Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato and Miley Cyrus. "Before it felt like (school shootings) happened outside of my bubble", said Khan, a 16-ye...More..

High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood

For the first time, senior Indian military officials and diplomats posted in Islamabad attended the military parade to mark the Pakistan Day. Mr Mahmood said he hoped that there would be a hard reflection o...More..

Catholic school students join peers in march against gun violence
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Catholic school students join peers in march against gun violence

Yet something like this happened. "Nicholas, we are all here for you", Kasky said. "It could happen to anyone, anywhere, anytime and there's no way of knowing when or why this would happen". Student protests ...More..

Palm Sunday procession marks start of Holy Week
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Palm Sunday procession marks start of Holy Week

The Priest who likened the donkey carrying Jesus to the Spiritual life of a true follower of Christ who always acts according to the Christ mind should always carry Jesus in their hearts so that whatever they d...More..

Austin Bomber Mark Conditt Recorded 25-Minute Confession, 'TMZ' reports
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Austin Bomber Mark Conditt Recorded 25-Minute Confession, 'TMZ' reports

The suspected bomber left packages with explosives on doorsteps overnight. On the same day, another FedEx facility near the city's airport alerted police about a suspicious package, which was later confirmed ...More..

Stormy Daniels says her porn career has helped her handle public scrutiny
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Stormy Daniels says her porn career has helped her handle public scrutiny

Stormy Daniels' interview with 60 Minutes is set to air Sunday night and the adult film star is gearing up to share her story with the world. Mr Trump has denied having an affair with Ms Clifford. Cohen ...More..

Family of four found dead in Mexico 'killed by toxic gases'
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Family of four found dead in Mexico 'killed by toxic gases'

Family members became anxious when the Sharps failed to turn up for a basketball game they had tickets for back in IL on Wednesday, and reported them missing when they were unable to get in touch with them. The...More..