Air strikes kill nine civilians in Yemen

The United States threatened unilateral action against Iran on Monday after Russian Federation vetoed a western bid for the United Nations Security Council to call out Tehran for failing to prevent its weapons from falling into the hands of Yemen's H... More..

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Nagaland & Meghalaya Assembly Elections
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Nagaland & Meghalaya Assembly Elections

In Tizit constituency, one person was reportedly injured when a crude bomb went off at a polling station even before polling commenced, a police official said. The election process in Nagaland had started on ...More..

Weather warning for the North East this week
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Weather warning for the North East this week

Two outreach teams will be working on the streets to encourage rough sleepers to come into shelter. People should go clear snow from outside their homes "now" before the weather worsens, the chair of the Nat...More..

Journalist slammed for sexist interview
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Journalist slammed for sexist interview

The profile piece which aired on Sunday evening saw 60 Minutes " veteran reporter Wooley explore Ardern's political popularity - dubbed "Jacindamania' - and question the PM on not only her political life, but ...More..

Delhi Chief Secretary 'assault' case
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Delhi Chief Secretary 'assault' case

The footage has been sent for forensic examinations to test for tampering. Prakash's time of arrival at Kejriwal's house, as submitted by the police earlier, did not match with the CCTV footage timings, The ...More..

Prezzo to close 100 restaurants putting hundreds of jobs at risk
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Prezzo to close 100 restaurants putting hundreds of jobs at risk

There are Prezzo restaurants in St Albans' Christopher Place, on Verulam Road, and in Harpenden on Leyton Road. Prezzo, which now employs 4,500 people, follows fellow dining company's Jamie's Italian and B...More..

MA colleges say they won't reject students who join gun reform protests
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

MA colleges say they won't reject students who join gun reform protests

After the Valentine's Day shooting that left 17 students and faculty members dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, high school students and others have been clamoring for gun reform. "Funda...More..

Reverend Billy Graham's casket to lie in honor at the US Capitol
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Reverend Billy Graham's casket to lie in honor at the US Capitol

Billy Graham , who passed away on February 21 at the age of 99. He also brought condolences from his father, George H.W. Bush, whom he described as a great friend of Graham's. A hearse carrying Graham's body...More..

Sunshine & Warm Temps Start The Week
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Sunshine & Warm Temps Start The Week

January 2018 was 4.1 degrees below-average, but we more than made it up for it - February's average temperature was 7.8 degrees above normal! It sure has turned out to be an active month of storm systems. We'll...More..

Some Of Rugby's Biggest Names Laud Ireland After Thrilling Wales Win
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Some Of Rugby's Biggest Names Laud Ireland After Thrilling Wales Win

Johnny Sexton had an uncharacteristically off day from the tee, but his influence was nevertheless stamped all over Ireland's performance. Gatland issued a tongue-in-cheek apology to fellow New Zealander Sc...More..

Ruling BJD wins Bijepur bypoll in Odisha
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Ruling BJD wins Bijepur bypoll in Odisha

BJD leaders claimed that Sahu will win with a margin of 25,000 to 30,000 votes while Congress leader Suresh Routray said the Congress candidate will win the by-election with at least a 2,000 margin. The by...More..

QB Teddy Bridgewater expected to hit free agency
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

QB Teddy Bridgewater expected to hit free agency

In every season, he's thrown for at least 4,000 yards and 25 touchdown passes while posting better than a 93.0 passer rating and a 2:1 touchdown-to-interception ratio. In addition to $49 million in cap space, t...More..

General closure on Judea and Samaria on Purim
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

General closure on Judea and Samaria on Purim

The Ministry of Health in Gaza said it has yet to be informed of any casualties or admissions to hospitals in the Strip. Several terrorist attacks have been launched during Purim , including a deadly suicide...More..

N elects Shehbaz as interim president, Nawaz as 'Quaid for life'
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

N elects Shehbaz as interim president, Nawaz as 'Quaid for life'

The verdict also ruled that "all steps taken, orders passed, directions given and documents issued, by Nawaz after the July 28 verdict will be deemed to be nullified". As a effect, all nominees by PML (N) for t...More..

Former President Bill Clinton To Visit Billy Graham Library
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Former President Bill Clinton To Visit Billy Graham Library

Clinton is the second former president to visit Charlotte to pay his respects. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush were among the mourners to pay their respects on Monday afternoon. Adults and children st...More..

One killed, three injured from 'unprovoked Indian firing' across LoC
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

One killed, three injured from 'unprovoked Indian firing' across LoC

Evacuation of local population has been started on a war footing basis in Uri , said an official. "Due to continuous firing, some villagers are trapped in Silkote and Churanda villages but we are making all ou...More..

Woman fatally stabbed inside Winchester library identified as Deane Kenny Stryker
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Woman fatally stabbed inside Winchester library identified as Deane Kenny Stryker

According to police she was stabbed multiple times in the head and upper torso area, the Boston Globe reported. Ryan said the woman staggered toward the door and several people tried to help her, including ...More..

The Mexican President refused to go to the U.S. because of trump
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

The Mexican President refused to go to the U.S. because of trump

Officials from the USA and Mexico say President Trump refused to agree publicly to affirm Nieto's position that his country will not fund construction of a border wall. Earlier in the administration, trump sai...More..

FSIN renews calls for Royal Commission following Cormier verdict
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

FSIN renews calls for Royal Commission following Cormier verdict

Prior to the jury giving their verdict, Tina's great aunt Thelma Favel entered the courtroom crying, surrounded by her family and supporters. She later could be heard sobbing. She had been missing for just ov...More..

Missing plane with Albertans onboard found with no survivors
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Missing plane with Albertans onboard found with no survivors

Canadian news sites report the Alberta-registered plane took off from Montana Wednesday but was forced to land in Grand Junction due to bad weather. Jen Knellinger, a spokeswoman for the Colorado Wing Civil ...More..

Qatar Masters: Scotland's Stephen Gallacher moves one shot from lead
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Qatar Masters: Scotland's Stephen Gallacher moves one shot from lead

Eddie Pepperell fired a seven-under 65 to be part of a three-way tie for the lead after the opening round of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters. But a super eagle three at the tenth kick-started a superb back n...More..

Policemen Killed In Separate Terror Attacks In Jammu And Kashmir
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Policemen Killed In Separate Terror Attacks In Jammu And Kashmir

He succumbed to his injuries while being treated at a hospital in Srinagar , SSP Tejinder Singh said, adding, "Police and special operations group (SOG) have cordoned off the entire area and searches are being...More..

[Breaking] Korea's 'garlic girls' claim Olympic silver in curling
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

[Breaking] Korea's 'garlic girls' claim Olympic silver in curling

Look no further than Shuster, who delivered the shot of a lifetime Saturday to essentially clinch the title with two full ends - like innings, for those of us who need an explainer in baseball-like terms - stil...More..

Democrats release rebuttal to the Nunes Memo
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Democrats release rebuttal to the Nunes Memo

Though Trump and other Republicans have often used the dossier's largely uncorroborated nature and Democrat funding to discredit the Russian Federation investigation, Democrats also emphasized in the memo t...More..

Democrats' memo charges Republicans trying to undermine Russian Federation probes
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Democrats' memo charges Republicans trying to undermine Russian Federation probes

The Democrats also say in their memo that Nunes' Republican version of the story "draws selectively on highly sensitive classified information" and "includes other distortions and misrepresentations that ...More..

HBO reveals premiere date, full trailer for Joe Paterno biopic
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

HBO reveals premiere date, full trailer for Joe Paterno biopic

For months, HBO has teased viewers and media observers with hints of when its Joe Paterno movie would premiere on the network (" Spring 2018 "), images of Al Pacino as the legendary Penn State football co...More..

USA Curling wins gold: 'The Simpsons' predicted the win 8 years ago
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

USA Curling wins gold: 'The Simpsons' predicted the win 8 years ago

A four-time Olympian who won bronze in 2006 with Polo - the United States' only other curling medal - Shuster left that team after Turin to form his own foursome and skipped them back to the Winter Games in V...More..

Terror financing: Act now or face action in 90 days
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Terror financing: Act now or face action in 90 days

The decision came days after Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif said on Twitter that his "efforts have paid [off]" and Pakistan had been granted a "three months pause" by the task force. Accordingly, the ...More..

Jerusalem's Church of Holy Sepulchre Closes to Protest Taxes
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Jerusalem's Church of Holy Sepulchre Closes to Protest Taxes

Christians revere the Church of the Holy Sepulchre as the site where Jesus was crucified and where his tomb was. Minister of State for Media Affairs and the government spokesperson Mohammad Al-Momani, on Sund...More..

CBI questions PNB's ED for second day
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

CBI questions PNB's ED for second day

CBI sources said the PNB MD and the Executive Director were questioned over several issues, including if they had any clue of the whole scam. Section 10 of the Act says that a passport can be revoked in th...More..