Blast hits Afghan capital Kabul, numerous casualties

The explosion occurred at 4:06 p.m. local time (1136 GMT) in Wazir Akbar Khan area, a fortified diplomatic enclave in Kabul . However, the cause of the blast has not been confirmed yet. A public health official told TOLO News that three dead bod... More..

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BoE warns Brexit may cost Britain 75000 bank jobs
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

BoE warns Brexit may cost Britain 75000 bank jobs

The financial services and insurance sectors of the United Kingdom employ 1.1 million people, many focused on the domestic economy rather than cross-border services that would most likely be hit by Brexit. As t...More..

Pakistani woman 'kills' husband, 12 in-laws with poisoned 'lassi'
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Pakistani woman 'kills' husband, 12 in-laws with poisoned 'lassi'

The beverage was served to the woman's in-laws and after drinking it, a lot of people started showing poisoning symptoms. Police said the woman had been forced into an arranged marriage in September. Accordin...More..

Tony Podesta steps down from lobbying firm after Manafort indictment
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tony Podesta steps down from lobbying firm after Manafort indictment

The longtime powerhouse lobbying firm is based in Washington, D.C., and has been reportedly named in the unsealed indictments of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort , his business associate Rick Gate...More..

TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of scattered showers
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of scattered showers

Thursday Sunny, with a high near 61. A 10 percent chance of showers after 11am. Wind should be calm at about 8 miles per hour during the day and 5 miles per hour at night. Sunny, with a high near 66. Su...More..

Ireland's World Cup 2023 hopes hit hard by World Rugby recommendation
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Ireland's World Cup 2023 hopes hit hard by World Rugby recommendation

South Africa famously won on home turf when they last hosted the tournament in 1995. However, after employing a team to evaluate bids against criteria "to reflect World Rugby's key objectives" the next logical ...More..

Kurds turn on each other in wake of President Barzani's resignation
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Kurds turn on each other in wake of President Barzani's resignation

In his statement, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the central government is closely monitoring what he described as "attempts to create chaos and disorder" in Irbil and Dahuk, two cities in the Kurdish regi...More..

Top leaders visit Elphinstone stampede site, assure footover bridge by Jan 31
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Top leaders visit Elphinstone stampede site, assure footover bridge by Jan 31

Fadnavis who visited the site of the stampede on Tuesday along with Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, confirmed that the army had been called in to construct three new bri...More..

ANNOUNCED: SSC CGL Tier 1 result 2017 declared, check it now
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

ANNOUNCED: SSC CGL Tier 1 result 2017 declared, check it now

If you have appeared in the examination, you can check your results from the SSC website. The exam was conducted in 43 batches across the country. The exam was held between August 5 and August 23. In the list 2...More..

Catalan independence: Carles Puigdemont in Belgium, lawyer says
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Catalan independence: Carles Puigdemont in Belgium, lawyer says

Political commentators in Belgium have suggested that Mr Francken's earlier comments could be seen as an invitation to former Catalan members of parliament to seek asylum in the country. Puigdemont has vowed a ...More..

Analyst Commentary On Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IONS), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Analyst Commentary On Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IONS), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

About 6.62M shares traded. Wal Mart Stores Incorporated (NYSE: WMT ) had an increase of 13.1% in short interest. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Nadler Financial Gru Inc reported 0.08% of its portf...More..

Death Toll Rises to 23 After Twin Terror Attacks in Somalia
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Death Toll Rises to 23 After Twin Terror Attacks in Somalia

Following the blasts Saturday afternoon, gunmen laid siege to the Nasahablood 2 hotel, which is popular with government officials. The explosion destroyed the front of the three-storey hotel and twisted vehic...More..

Halloween: Best town for trick-or-treat in every state
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Halloween: Best town for trick-or-treat in every state

Just as importantly, make sure that children know not to get into vehicles with strangers. For emergencies, always call 911. ¯ Teach children to never, ever go into a stranger's house or accept a ride from a ...More..

Open Enrollment: What You Need to Know
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Open Enrollment: What You Need to Know

For people who need help figuring out how to apply or what plans are available to them, Ninehouser recommends taking advantage of the assistance offered by nonprofit organizations like the Consumer Health Coal...More..

Horror as cops find SEVERED HEADS and body parts in flat
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Horror as cops find SEVERED HEADS and body parts in flat

Mr Shiraishi told police he had killed the nine and hid their bodies, broadcaster NHK reported, citing the Metropolitan Police Department. Jiji Press said Shiraishi had told police that he chopped up the bodies...More..

We are a nation that still believes in unity: PM Modi
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

We are a nation that still believes in unity: PM Modi

However the youth of this nation respects him for his contribution towards building the nation. PM Modi is flagging of a marathon in New Delhi called the " Run for Unity ". Modi said. The 1.5-km run, from Maj...More..

Report of shots fired near the University of Utah
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Report of shots fired near the University of Utah

A helicopter was launched to help University police search for a suspect. Police describe the suspect as a white man wearing black clothes and beanie hat. The campus alert, posted just after 9 p.m., read, "Sh...More..

Korea, China to Hold Summit in Vietnam Next Week
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Korea, China to Hold Summit in Vietnam Next Week

South Korea's foreign ministry in a statement said: "Both sides shared the view that the strengthening of exchange and cooperation between Korea and China serves their common interests and agreed to expeditious...More..

Coalition to amend Overseas Investment Act to stop foreigners buying existing houses
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Coalition to amend Overseas Investment Act to stop foreigners buying existing houses

Mr English, who remains leader of the National Party, said he hoped Ms Ardern would continue his government's work on getting 10 of its Asia Pacific neighbours to reopen talks on the Trans Pacific Partnership t...More..

IPS officer caught cheating in UPSC mains
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

IPS officer caught cheating in UPSC mains

Safeer Karim, reportedly from Kerala , is now an assistant superintendent of police in Tirunelvelli district. Task Force Inspector Janaiah said Karim was caught red-handed in Chennai . The UPSC Main written e...More..

Halloween at the White House
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Halloween at the White House

In addition NASA, the National Park Service and Health and Human Services set up booths with activities for children including posing in an astronaut costume. The White House has celebrated Halloween every ye...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Bahrain foreign minister calls for freezing Qatar out of GCC

Talking about the real reason for the blockade, he said: "They don't like our independence...we want freedom of speech for the region...they think that this is a threat to them". "But nothing is going to be abo...More..

Mikel Merino blow for Newcastle after Burnley defeat
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Mikel Merino blow for Newcastle after Burnley defeat

Republic of Ireland midfielder Jeff Hendrick scored the only goal of the game and his victor lifted the east Lancashire outfit to seventh in the Premier League , three points adrift of fourth-placed Chelsea. ...More..

Hamilton: No plans to 'do the easy thing' like Rosberg and retire
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Hamilton: No plans to 'do the easy thing' like Rosberg and retire

Lewis Hamilton's achievement in claiming a fourth world title at the Mexican Grand Prix lifts him to a level of Formula One greatness only a handful of drivers have ever reached. But it was Mercedes' return t...More..

Fears of violence at Manus Island detention centre
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Fears of violence at Manus Island detention centre

Local media have reported PNG Immigration Minister Petrus Thomas as saying the detainees won't be forced to leave the detention centre. Water and power will be cut off at the centre, one of two Pacific camps ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

South Korea, China nuclear envoys to meet in Beijing: South Korea government

The head of South Korea's meteorological agency, Nam Jae-cheol, told MPs in Seoul that there was a gaping hole beneath the 2205m Mount Mantap, where North Korea has carried out all six of its nuclear tests. Pre...More..

Trump dossier research triggered by website with GOP ties
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Trump dossier research triggered by website with GOP ties

The letter, sent Tuesday by the law firm's general counsel to a lawyer for Fusion GPS , was meant to release the research firm from its obligation to keep confidential the identity of its client. Former FBI Di...More..

United States official identifies captured Benghazi suspect
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

United States official identifies captured Benghazi suspect

The September 2012 assault killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans. "Our memory is deep and our reach is long, and we will not rest in our efforts to find and bring the perpetrators of the h...More..

Actor Kim Joo Hyuk Passed Away In A Car Accident
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Actor Kim Joo Hyuk Passed Away In A Car Accident

The couple was also planning to enter the wedlock soon. Two films in which Kim starred have yet to be released. Kim has earlier dated his "Like a Flowing River" costar Kim Ji Soo and "God of War" costar Kim G...More..

Conservative Site First Hired Firm Later Linked to Steele Dossier
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Conservative Site First Hired Firm Later Linked to Steele Dossier

The NY-T's reported the law firm was paid $12.4-M to represent Hillary Clinton's campaign and the DNC during the campaign in Y 2016. Graham M. Wilson, a partner at Perkins Coie , called the complaint "pa...More..

No room for politics in national security, Ahmed Patel tells Rajnath
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

No room for politics in national security, Ahmed Patel tells Rajnath

Matters of national security can not be a prisoner of politics and neither should be reduced to malign political opponent for petty electoral gains. "We request that matters of national security not be politi...More..

Corey Stewart leads 'Bikers for Trump' GOP campaign rally
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Corey Stewart leads 'Bikers for Trump' GOP campaign rally

Bush. The ad also features footage from the alt-right's "Unite the Right" rally in August, and the announcer asks, "Is this what Donald Trump and Ed Gillespie mean by the American dream?" "American Nightm...More..

Two Nigerian groups clash at nursing home
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Two Nigerian groups clash at nursing home

In reaction, the friends of the injured men who were waiting outside also came into the hospital and the clash began. According to the hospital staff, at around 4 AM on Saturday, three Nigerian men arrived at...More..

Werder Bremen sack coach Alexander Nouri after winless start in Bundesliga
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Werder Bremen sack coach Alexander Nouri after winless start in Bundesliga

For the moment, Under-23 coach Florian Kohfeldt , co-assistant Thomas Horsch and Under-17 coach Tim Borowski will take over to prepare the team for the Bundesliga match against Eintracht Frankfurt . However...More..

South Africans Hold 'Black Monday' Protests Over White Farmer Murders
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

South Africans Hold 'Black Monday' Protests Over White Farmer Murders

They finished with a moment of silence and prayers for South Africa. The protests have been peaceful and the South African police have accompanied the demonstrators. The question of land redistribution remain...More..