Iran, Russia, Turkey to call for int'l conference on Syria

The crisis in Syria has entered a "new phase". The Presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey have concluded a tripartite summit on Syria in Sochi and say there is a real chance for peace now that the Islamic State has been largely defeated. More..

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Kulbhushan Jadhav's family members must not be
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's family members must not be "questioned or harassed"

Also, India seeks a sovereign guarantee from Pakistan that Kulbhushan family should not be harassed or questioned about their visit to Pakistan. The external affairs ministry said Pakistan has also been asked...More..

First Alert Forecast: Sunny and cool for Thanksgiving
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

First Alert Forecast: Sunny and cool for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving night will see lows in the 30s and west winds at 3 to 6 miles per hour, according to the National Weather Service . It's all about the temperatures over the next six days as we have virtually n...More..

Sathyabama University officials close down campus following student unrest
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Sathyabama University officials close down campus following student unrest

The media quoted the police as saying that the situation has been brought under control. Sources said, the student had managed to sneak in a paper into the exam hall and was copying from it when the invigilat...More..

Delhi: 4-year-old boy booked for 'raping' classmate in school
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Delhi: 4-year-old boy booked for 'raping' classmate in school

The parents of the girl registered a complaint with the police and stated in it that after returning from school, their daughter complained of pain in her private parts. "When I opened her bloomers and saw the ...More..

Six IS-linked Syrians detained in Germany after 500 police raid apartments
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Six IS-linked Syrians detained in Germany after 500 police raid apartments

While German media has stopped short of reporting the suspected target of the terror plot, British newspaper Daily Mail cites reports that the men meant to launch their attack against a Christmas market - m...More..

Papua New Guinea police enter Manus island detention center
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Papua New Guinea police enter Manus island detention center

Last year PNG's Supreme Court ruled that the centre, first opened in 2001, breached its laws and fundamental human rights, leading to the decision to close it. "The risk of serious injury if the authorities use...More..

Palaniswami & OPS faction gets 'two leaves' AIADMK symbol
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Palaniswami & OPS faction gets 'two leaves' AIADMK symbol

After the death of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa , the AIADMK party had split into two factions - one led by Panneerselvam and the other by jailed leader V K Sasikala . As per affidavits submitte...More..

Air China suspends flights to Pyongyang due to poor sales
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Air China suspends flights to Pyongyang due to poor sales

US President Donald Trump this week declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, a spot on a US blacklist Pyongyang had shed almost a decade ago. Japan's leader has welcomed America's re-designation of ...More..

Malia Obama Is Reportedly Dating British Public Schoolboy Rory Farquharson
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Malia Obama Is Reportedly Dating British Public Schoolboy Rory Farquharson

He represented the school at golf and was involved with the Blue Bunsen Society - a chemistry club. That's not all! An insider told Daily Mail that girls thought he was " quite a catch " in school. Farquhar...More..

Zimbabwe's LGBTIQ Group Celebrates Homophobe Mugabe's Demise
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Zimbabwe's LGBTIQ Group Celebrates Homophobe Mugabe's Demise

Jacob Zuma should visit Zimbabwe on 22 November. Lawmakers roared in jubilation and people have begun celebrating in the streets. The committee received a briefing on Zimbabwe from International Relations a...More..

UN Mission condemns slave trade of migrants in Libya
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

UN Mission condemns slave trade of migrants in Libya

Guinean President Alpha Conde, who is also chairman of the African Union , on Friday called for an inquiry and prosecutions relating to what he termed a "despicable trade... Macron said the auctions, captured ...More..

Congressman Joe Barton apologizes for nude photo
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Congressman Joe Barton apologizes for nude photo

And because we live in a time when a man accused of initiating sexual encounters with underage girls is still very much in a Senate race , Barton emphasized that the person in question was one of the "other ...More..

Hafiz Saeed sends new video message to India on 'freedom of Kashmir'
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Hafiz Saeed sends new video message to India on 'freedom of Kashmir'

The US has offered a Dollars 10 million bounty for Saaed. A Judicial Review Board of Pakistan's Punjab province today ordered the release of Mumbai attack mastermind and banned Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief ...More..

Slain Baltimore cop was set to testify against fellow officers
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Slain Baltimore cop was set to testify against fellow officers

Four have pleaded guilty to racketeering charges. The commissioner sought to dispel notions Suiter was targeted the afternoon of November 15 and said evidence gathered so far refutes the notion of a conspiracy....More..

Unemployment down in most all counties
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Unemployment down in most all counties

Year-over-year, unemployment in Oktibbeha County fell by more than a percentage point, from 5.1 percent in October 2016. Unemployment rates in Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties in September were 1.1 percent lowe...More..

MS-13 gang member arrested for murder; victim stabbed over 100 times
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

MS-13 gang member arrested for murder; victim stabbed over 100 times

Suspected MS-13 members have been charged with the murder of Cristopher Funes Guerra , a 20-year-old whose body was found in a Silver Spring park the day after police discovered the body in Wheaton. He also sa...More..

Bigg Boss 11
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Bigg Boss 11

And on the other side, Hiten's family includes Priyank , Akash and Luv as Hiten's brothers. It so happened that during the initial days, Zubair and Arshi got engaged in a disgusting verbal fight. Arshi then cl...More..

Facebook Plans To Tell Users Which Russian Accounts They Followed
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Facebook Plans To Tell Users Which Russian Accounts They Followed

The social media giant has been under increased scrutiny given that Russian Federation seemingly used online ads to stoke various political opinions and possibly influence the 2016 presidential election. Jack...More..

Padmavati row: After Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat bans the film
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Padmavati row: After Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat bans the film

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said on Wednesday that "the Gujarat government cannot permit the release of " Padmavati " film in the state for hurting Rajputs' feelings". "We believe in freedom of speech...More..

National Park Service extends comment period for proposed fee hikes
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

National Park Service extends comment period for proposed fee hikes

An annual pass would cost $75. Proposed increases would affect 17 national parks during peak tourist seasons - mostly during summer months. Kevin Gardner, who runs Wildside 4x4 Tours, said he believes the...More..

Buncrana Pier driver was 'three times over the limit', inquest hears
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Buncrana Pier driver was 'three times over the limit', inquest hears

Eyewitness Francis Crawford told the inquest that that by the time the RNLI lifesavers reached the scene the Derry family's vehicle had disappeared into Lough Swilly. He said at that stage water that had been s...More..

Second woman accuses Senator Al Franken of groping
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Second woman accuses Senator Al Franken of groping

Forty-six percent of Democrats think he should wait for the results of an ethics investigation. Franken already faced a Senate ethics investigation over Tweeden's allegation, but the Menz allegation is potentia...More..

Teen accused of murdering Colorado woman had 'kill list,' authorities say
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Teen accused of murdering Colorado woman had 'kill list,' authorities say

Details about the kill list were revealed in court Monday. He was previously arrested for assaulting his grandfather, and when police searched the home he shared with his mother on that occasion they found mo...More..

Canada, Mexico Seem Reluctant to Rebalance NAFTA Deal - US Trade Representative
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Canada, Mexico Seem Reluctant to Rebalance NAFTA Deal - US Trade Representative

There's still no clear path to a deal on a successor to the North American Free Trade Agreement , which governs more than $1 trillion in trade between the USA and its two biggest export markets. A Canadian off...More..

Alabama jail escapee kidnaps man, drives to metro Atlanta
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Alabama jail escapee kidnaps man, drives to metro Atlanta

More details are being released following the capture of an "armed and dangerous" Alabama jail escapee who was captured in the Atlanta area late Tuesday night. Vernon was allegedly allowed out of his cell to us...More..

White House military aides probed over contact with foreign women
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

White House military aides probed over contact with foreign women

The incident was said to have happened during Trump's visit to Vietnam earlier this month, when the three US Army noncommissioned officers allegedly broke curfew. Service members are required to register thei...More..

Kremlin pledges to stand up for Russian billionaire arrested in France
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Kremlin pledges to stand up for Russian billionaire arrested in France

Moscow will do its utmost to defend legal interests of Russian senator Suleiman Kerimov detained in France, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. Russian Federation should demand immediate release of uppe...More..

SCHP conducts special texting and driving enforcement during Thanksgiving travel
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

SCHP conducts special texting and driving enforcement during Thanksgiving travel

The Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will be running a social media campaign, "Make It to the Table: Don't Drink and Drive this Thanksgiving Eve ". -Planning...More..

Delhi not a state; can't claim powers, privileges, Centre tells SC
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Delhi not a state; can't claim powers, privileges, Centre tells SC

During the hearing, the bench asked the law officer if "Lieutenant Governor could assume all powers to himself?"."The issue is elected government has some executive powers in respect of which they can make laws...More..

Federal judge rules Trump defunding sanctuary cities 'unconstitutional on its face'
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Federal judge rules Trump defunding sanctuary cities 'unconstitutional on its face'

He issued an executive order that called on cutting federal funds from cities as a penalty for shielding illegal immigrants. Protesters hold up signs outside a courthouse where a federal judge was to hear arg...More..

Suggestive statue at SA school to change
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Suggestive statue at SA school to change

The son of a Spanish nobleman and a freed slave, he is the patron saint of the mixed race, barbers, public health workers and innkeepers. He was beatified by Pope Gregory XVI in 1837 and canonised by Pope John ...More..

Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft court
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Pakistan former PM appears again in anti-graft court

The ruling Muslim League of Pakistan-N (PML-N) imposed its majority and defeated the measure presented by the deputy of the opposition Popular Party (PPP) Syed Naveed Qamar with 98 in favor and 63 against. The ...More..

BrahMos missile test fired from Sukhoi jet for the first time
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

BrahMos missile test fired from Sukhoi jet for the first time

The test-fire was witnessed by Dr Sudhir Mishra, DG (BrahMos) & CEO & MD, BrahMos Aerospace along with senior IAF officials, Scientists and Officials from DRDO and BrahMos. The combination of the Su-30 and Brah...More..

Bus conductor, jailed initially in Pradyuman murder case, released
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Bus conductor, jailed initially in Pradyuman murder case, released

The CBI on Tuesday questioned O.P. Chopra - a relative of bus conductor Ashok Kumar who was arrested in the Pradhuman Thakur's murder in a Gurugram school - for over eight hours vis-a-vis his audio clipping r...More..