United Kingdom warship intercepts Russian vessels

A picture taken on August 19, 2013 shows British frigate HMS Westminster arriving in Gibraltar. The MoD added that two Russian frigates, Soobrazitelny and Boiky, and support vessels, Paradoks and Kola, were believed to be returning from operation... More..

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CNN's Tapper cuts off Trump's aide in cringeworthy interview
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

CNN's Tapper cuts off Trump's aide in cringeworthy interview

Miller, whose permanent affect is that of a peeved possum wedged into a shiny suit, had been dispatched from the White House to defend the President's honor, such as it is. His comments prompted Tapper to respo...More..

DMK boycotts Governor's speech in Tamil Nadu assembly, Dinakaran seated calmly
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

DMK boycotts Governor's speech in Tamil Nadu assembly, Dinakaran seated calmly

Led by Opposition leader MK Stalin , DMK lawmakers and members of the Assembly from other parties protested against the continuation of the Edappadi K Palaniswami-O Panneerselvam regime. The assembly session t...More..

Senior Hamas leader shot in Gaza
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Senior Hamas leader shot in Gaza

Ashraf al-Qidre said al-Alami is being treated at the intensive care unit in Gaza City's Shifa Hospital and that his condition is critical. Initial reports, some by the group's official media, said Imad Al Al...More..

Syria accuses Israel of targeting Damascus military outposts with missiles
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Syria accuses Israel of targeting Damascus military outposts with missiles

Last August, the chief of the Israeli air force said his forces had struck in Syria around 100 times. Israel has repeatedly targeted military positions in Syria throughout Syria's almost seven-year-old conf...More..

Prisoner wakes up in mortuary in Asturias Spain
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Prisoner wakes up in mortuary in Asturias Spain

There were no visible signs of foul play and a pulse couldn't be found. Gonzalo Montoya Jimenez, 29, was found alive by stunned forensic doctors at Villabona prison in Asturias who began hearing "snoring" and...More..

Netanyahu's son under fire after tape
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Netanyahu's son under fire after tape

Benjamin Netanyahu is again in trouble for the words of one of his sons about a business relations of the Israeli prime minister, which were taped secretly after leaving a strip club. "Anyone with a bit of comm...More..

Mass injuries after trains collide in Germiston
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Mass injuries after trains collide in Germiston

Officials and rescue services personnel on the scene of a train collision in Germiston on 9 January 2018. "One of the trains was authorised to be stationary there and it was waiting for a manual signal for it...More..

Threat of Mudslides Forces Thousands to Flee California Homes
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Threat of Mudslides Forces Thousands to Flee California Homes

The storm coming in from the Gulf of Alaska could dump up to 4 inches of rain on Northern California areas still recovering from fires before clearing up by Tuesday evening, National Weather Service meteorologi...More..

Snow in the Sahara for the first time in almost 40 years
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Snow in the Sahara for the first time in almost 40 years

This was only the third snowfall to be recorded in the town, which experiences temperatures around 40°C during summers and is also known as "The Gateway to the Desert ". Winter Storm Grayson, battering the USA...More..

Snowden says programmes like Aadhaar result in abuse
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Snowden says programmes like Aadhaar result in abuse

Rachna Khaira, of Chandigarh-based Indian newspaper The Tribune , revealed she was able to buy access to the personal information of almost 1.2 billion people in the Aadhaar database for just $8. Former NSA ...More..

Trump Admin to End Immigration Protection for 200K Salvadorans
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trump Admin to End Immigration Protection for 200K Salvadorans

Salvadorans will have until September 9, 2019, to leave the United States or adjust their legal status. Although the decision made by Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen will not come as a shock to m...More..

Ever wonder how alligators survive during icy weather?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ever wonder how alligators survive during icy weather?

Look at those teeth". Video posted to YouTube shows alligators surviving frigid North Carolina waters by keeping their nostrils above the water. They even have a plan to survive freezing conditions. 'No, th...More..

United Kingdom minister resigns after rejecting PM's reshuffle: government source
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

United Kingdom minister resigns after rejecting PM's reshuffle: government source

Toby Young has resigned from his universities watchdog role apologising for the offence his social media posts and writings have caused over the years, just two days after the Prime Minister defended his contro...More..

Man causes $11000 in damages trying to kill spider inside apartment
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Man causes $11000 in damages trying to kill spider inside apartment

Lyndsey Wisegarver, a carer of one of the residents, told the Statesman Journal the men were able to extinguish the blaze on the mattress, but not before it spread to the curtains and a flag collection. Reddi...More..

Marsha Blackburn - Border Wall 'Not Just Important,' But 'Imperative,' for DACA Deal
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Marsha Blackburn - Border Wall 'Not Just Important,' But 'Imperative,' for DACA Deal

Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican who has been among his party's most liberal members on immigration. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president is inviting a bipartisan...More..

Oprah Winfrey Net Worth: How Rich Is Potential Presidential Candidate?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Oprah Winfrey Net Worth: How Rich Is Potential Presidential Candidate?

Oprah Winfrey , 63 is " actively thinking " about running for U.S. president in 2020. It is in reference to a joke made during the monologue and not meant to be a political statement. "And when that new day fin...More..

Could Oprah win? The big question about a presidential run
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Could Oprah win? The big question about a presidential run

New Hampshire Democratic Party chair Ray Buckley suggested Oprah's potential candidacy would give people hope. "She would absolutely do it". CNN cited two anonymous friends of Winfrey in a Monday story ...More..

Why Is China Building a Military Base in Pakistan, America's Newest Enemy?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Why Is China Building a Military Base in Pakistan, America's Newest Enemy?

China's backing for Pakistan came as the U.S. stepped up pressure on Islamabad to eliminate terror safe havens on its soil. "It has made a prominent contribution to global anti-terror efforts, and the worldwide...More..

Fire accident at New York's Trump Tower, Two injured
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Fire accident at New York's Trump Tower, Two injured

It took about an hour to put out the fire on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. Ken Reilly, a spokesman for the department, said the fire was reported shortly before 7 a.m. "The men and women of the #FDNY are true he...More..

Police looking for suspects after attempted assault in UND dorm
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Police looking for suspects after attempted assault in UND dorm

UND police say the suspect left after a "brief interaction". As police investigated, they've learned her assaulter, plus another man may have stolen items from other dorm rooms. The other suspect is described...More..

PM Modi inaugurates PIO Parliamentary Conference in New Delhi
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

PM Modi inaugurates PIO Parliamentary Conference in New Delhi

Delivering a keynote speech at the Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra at Delhi's Chanakyapuri the Prime Minister said: "We are increasingly focusing on the world, our perception of the world is changing, its main reaso...More..

Facing pressure, Trump administration backs off proposed 'draconian' H-1B visa rules
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Facing pressure, Trump administration backs off proposed 'draconian' H-1B visa rules

The Donald Trump-led United States administration has said it will not change its non-immigrant permit or H1-B visa policy that could have forced the deportation of thousands of foreign workers, Hindustan Time...More..

Bangladesh records 2.6 degrees, lowest temperature from five decades
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Bangladesh records 2.6 degrees, lowest temperature from five decades

The lowest temperature of 4.8°C was recorded in Dinajpur district in the morning, a day after Bangladesh experienced record lowest temperature of 2.6°C in Tetulia of Panchagarh. "This time the temperature drops...More..

GVKPIL signs Navi Mumbai airport deal
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

GVKPIL signs Navi Mumbai airport deal

The initial concession period is 30 years from the appointed date which is extendable for a further 10 years, it said. MIAL, a GVK subsidiary, operates Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai . The...More..

Tell me if I stole even ten rupees, queries Nawaz Sharif
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Tell me if I stole even ten rupees, queries Nawaz Sharif

Listing the achievements of his tenure as PM, Sharif remarked that, "We have ended load-shedding in Pakistan and restored peace to Karachi". My father died during the exile. Differences among party leaders and ...More..

Ryan school brutal murder: Accused Class 11 student denied bail
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ryan school brutal murder: Accused Class 11 student denied bail

Being a juvenile, his name has not been disclosed. The additional district sessions court JS Kundu gave alternative names to be used during reporting for the media: the court ordered the accused to be referre...More..

More than 100 artists sign letter backing Lorde's Israel cancellation
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

More than 100 artists sign letter backing Lorde's Israel cancellation

Lorde's decision was received with an outpour of support, but she was still subject to criticism, with some media outlets referring to her as an anti-Semite. "Lorde joined a global anti-Semitic boycott of Israe...More..

There's a Game of Thrones hotel and it looks absolutely class
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

There's a Game of Thrones hotel and it looks absolutely class

Each year, around 20 million kilos of snow and 350 000 kilos of crystal clear natural ice are used to build the Lapland Hotels SnowVillage , almost 200km above the Arctic Circle in Kittilä. Aside from the hote...More..

Worboys: Parole Board to be reviewed, says Theresa May
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Worboys: Parole Board to be reviewed, says Theresa May

One allegation of sexual assault was dismissed as it "did not pass the evidential test", the CPS statement said. Responsibility for informing victims about Worboys's release rested with the National Probati...More..

Auburn guard Mustapha Heron named SEC Player of the Week
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Auburn guard Mustapha Heron named SEC Player of the Week

What can we do to help?' Not coming in as newcomers and saying 'Here I am. "Credit to them, I thought they imposed their will in the fourth quarter, after a very good third quarter by our guys", said Neighbor...More..

After Bahrain, Rahul to visit Canada and Singapore
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

After Bahrain, Rahul to visit Canada and Singapore

Delegates from 50 countries are participating in the event. "Your talent, skills, tolerance and patriotism are what India needs today", ANI quoted Gandhi as saying. "There is a discussion about what one should ...More..

Julian Calendar Christmas Celebrations
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Julian Calendar Christmas Celebrations

Putin said he appreciated the Russian Orthodox Church and other Christian denominations for their efforts in maintaining peace and unity in Russia and developing inter-religious and worldwide dialogue. Russian ...More..

Romaine lettuce warning issued after E. coli outbreak
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Romaine lettuce warning issued after E. coli outbreak

US health officials believe romaine lettuce could be the biggest culprit because the vegetable was behind a similar outbreak in Canada. The consumer advocacy group called on the Food and Drug Administration a...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trump Deletes Tweet After Calling His Presidency 'Consensual'

Mr Trump however misquoted the article, citing instead his "enormously consensual presidency". "Trump states at the beginning of his misquoted, patronizing tweet about the New York Post column , "'His is...More..