Benagaluru: Fire breaks out in Kailash bar restaurant, leaves 5 dead

At least five people were charred to death early Monday in a devastating fire that broke out at a bar and restaurant in southern Indian city of Bengaluru , police said. The fire department said people noticed the blaze and smoke at around 2:30 in th... More..

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Crew missing after Iranian tanker hits freighter

The 32 crew-members were on board the Sanchi - a Panama-registered vessel carrying 136,000 tons of oil - which caught fire after the collision 160 nautical miles (296 km) off the coast. This is the first majo...More..

United States faces criticism at Security Council meeting on Iran protests
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

United States faces criticism at Security Council meeting on Iran protests

The state broadcaster showed pro-government rallies in several cities, starting with Amol, in the northern province of Mazandaram, with hundreds of people waving the Iranian flag and chanting slogans against th...More..

Hold on! Trump makes everyone wait on 'Fake News Awards'
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Hold on! Trump makes everyone wait on 'Fake News Awards'

The 71-year-old said he would be handing out his "dishonest media" awards in various "fake media" categories, ranging from "dishonest" to "bad reporting". "At President Trump's request, we are holding a conte...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

CNN's Jake Tapper 'destroyed' in Miller interview

Miller called Wolff's book "trash" and a "grotesque work of fiction", said Steve Bannon's role in the White House has been "exaggerated" and that, yes, the president is a "genius". It should go without saying...More..

Powerball jackpot climbs to $550M; Mega Millions to $445M
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Powerball jackpot climbs to $550M; Mega Millions to $445M

Lottery officials said the jackpot will grow to an estimated $550 million for Saturday night's drawing, which would make it the eighth largest lottery prize in USA history. The victor is taking home $4 million,...More..

Plane vanishes from radar mid-flight to Texas; Coast Guard search underway
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Plane vanishes from radar mid-flight to Texas; Coast Guard search underway

Bill Kinsinger, 55, from Oklahoma City. Kinsinger, who was reported lost at sea Wednesday, was headed to Texas to pick up an 11-year-old husky dog, surrendered in Edinburg, Texas, to the Palm Valley Animal Ce...More..

China clamps down on North Korea trade as part of United Nations sanctions
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

China clamps down on North Korea trade as part of United Nations sanctions

The U.N. resolution announced on December 22. limits crude oil supplies to Pyongyang at 4 million barrels a year, and refined petroleum products at 500,000 barrels a year. South Korean authorities have seized a...More..

Republican David Yancey wins Virginia House seat after name pulled from bowl
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Republican David Yancey wins Virginia House seat after name pulled from bowl

Republicans also control the state Senate, while the governor is a Democrat . The outcome of the Virginia House race between Republican David Yancey and Democrat Shelly Simonds was finally decided today by d...More..

Two people injured in explosion outside Stockholm subway
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Two people injured in explosion outside Stockholm subway

Police declined to confirm that report , for which the newspaper named no sources. The unidentified man was taken to a hospital. Police cordoned off the station and the square where the blast happened as t...More..

Israeli PM backs USA plan for UNRWA fund cuts
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Israeli PM backs USA plan for UNRWA fund cuts

The Israeli leader said he agrees "completely" with Trump's January 2 Twitter message in which he complained that the US pays the Palestinians "hundreds of millions of dollars a year" and in return gets "no app...More..

Imran Khan addresses supporters in Chakwal
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Imran Khan addresses supporters in Chakwal

Awami National Party (ANP) leader Shahi Syed was critical. "Even if he marries, he will do after the general elections of 2018". "This has put burden especially on the children of Maneka and Khan who have had t...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Saudi royal handouts to cost about $13 billion, says minister

Saudi Arabia has changed the status of its national oil giant Aramco to a joint-stock company as of January 1, in a key step for an initial public offering (IPO) planned for later this year. About 1.18 million ...More..

Is Michael Wolff's
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Is Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury" More Credible Than Previously Thought?

Mr Trump's defence of his mental fitness in a series of tweets , following unflattering coverage in a new book , was a singular episode in a presidency rife with moments unlike any that have come before in th...More..

Bigg Boss 11: Priyank Sharma writes EMOTIONAL LETTER for Vikas Gupta FilmiBeat
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Bigg Boss 11: Priyank Sharma writes EMOTIONAL LETTER for Vikas Gupta FilmiBeat

However, Hina says she has given her 1000% during the tasks. Hina used to take three hours to get ready during Weekend Ka Vaar episodes and wear all rented branded clothes to look all classy on camera during th...More..

Ships collide off China coast, 32 missing
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Ships collide off China coast, 32 missing

The Chinese vessel, carrying grain from the United States, suffered minor damage "without jeopardising the safety of the ship". The 32 missing crew members were all from the oil tanker . The South Korean coast...More..

Normal life affected in TN as transport unions go on strike
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Normal life affected in TN as transport unions go on strike

Responding to the government warning of action, Sounderrajan said it did not befit the former and insisted that it should opt for talks to end the stalemate. Tamil Nadu MLA KR Rajakrishnan on Saturday drove a ...More..

Lalu Prasad jailed for graft
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Lalu Prasad jailed for graft

A special court in eastern city of Ranchi found him guilty of embezzling around nine million Indian Rupees (around 140,000 US dollars) during his chief ministerial term in eastern state of Bihar in early 19...More..

Freezing drizzle, light freezing rain possible Sunday morning
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Freezing drizzle, light freezing rain possible Sunday morning

The low will be around freezing and the chance of precipitation is 90 percent. A wintery mix of freezing rain and snow is forecast for Saturday . Hall County's interim emergency management director, Casey Ra...More..

President Trump hands election probe to Homeland Security
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

President Trump hands election probe to Homeland Security

The Kansas secretary of state's prominent role on the commission fueled opposition to it. Kansas has some of the nation's toughest voter ID laws, and Kobach has been enmeshed in multiple lawsuits. "This shows t...More..

Roy Moore Accuser Tina Johnson Loses Home in Possible Arson Attack
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Roy Moore Accuser Tina Johnson Loses Home in Possible Arson Attack

Senate candidate has been destroyed in a fire . Johnson accused Moore of grabbing her buttocks in 1991 as she left his law office with her mother, who had hired Moore to handle a child custody dispute betwee...More..

Hopman Cup final TV channel, live stream, United Kingdom time and odds
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Hopman Cup final TV channel, live stream, United Kingdom time and odds

Daria Gavrilova lost her singles clash with Angelique Kerber in straight sets, before Thanasi Kokkinakis downed Alexander Zverev in three. Zverev has told Channel 7 he has a message for Roger Federer ...More..

Wind chill advisory, record cold high Saturday
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Wind chill advisory, record cold high Saturday

We will start the day cold but will finally begin seeing improvements through the day. Environment Canada is advising people to check on older family, friends and neighbours, and to keep pets inside. Temperat...More..

Trump administration proposes $18b for border wall extension
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Trump administration proposes $18b for border wall extension

The document specifically calls for the construction of more than 700 miles of new barriers along the border. The plan involves replacing several sections of that existing barrier and adding more than 300 mil...More..

Neo-Nazi Faces Terrorism Charges After Attempting to Derail Amtrak Train
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Neo-Nazi Faces Terrorism Charges After Attempting to Derail Amtrak Train

Documents unsealed Wednesday in US District Court in Lincoln show 26-year-old Taylor Wilson of St. Charles, Mo., is charged with terrorism attacks and other violence against railroad carriers and mass transport...More..

LOTTERY RESULTS: Mega Millions numbers for January 5, 2018 drawing
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

LOTTERY RESULTS: Mega Millions numbers for January 5, 2018 drawing

And even if they do know, people often don't bother to check their tickets once they hear there was no jackpot victor or the winning ticket was bought out of state. "Everything is by chance these days so, you g...More..

Early morning Berkeley quake downgraded to Magnitude 4.4
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Early morning Berkeley quake downgraded to Magnitude 4.4

While many were jolted out of their beds, there was no preliminary reports of damage. Don Drysdale, Spokesman for the California Geological Survey, discussed the current quake and what people should be aware of...More..

Palestinians blast Trump's threat to withhold aid
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Palestinians blast Trump's threat to withhold aid

The poll also revealed that a smaller majority, 59 percent, of Jewish Israelis believes that Trump understands Israel's real interests (versus 37 percent who thinks he does not). "Haley responded to a question ...More..

Applications trickling in for medical marijuana licenses, federal policy change announced
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Applications trickling in for medical marijuana licenses, federal policy change announced

Legal marijuana industry could generate $40 billion in economic impact by 2021. Washington collected a total of $189 million in legal marijuana income and license fees in fiscal year 2016, according to the st...More..

FBI investigating Clinton Foundation corruption claims
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

FBI investigating Clinton Foundation corruption claims

FBI agents in Little Rock, Arkansas, where the foundation was launched, are leading the investigation, The Hill reported Thursday . By that time, according to the people familiar with the matter, agents were...More..