Spain's Rajoy says will seek parliament's backing to form government

Spain's conservative acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Tuesday he has accepted King Felipe VI's request to seek Parliament's approval to form a government and end the country's 10 months of political deadlock. The vote itself is expected on Th... More..

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by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Cameroon says at least 53 dead after crowded train derails

Rescue workers and medical staff at hospitals put the death toll at 73, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not permitted to speak to the press about the issue. "The train with wounded and the ...More..

Spain's Socialists seen clearing the way for end to political deadlock
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Spain's Socialists seen clearing the way for end to political deadlock

Speaking on Cadena SER radio, party deputy Jose Maria Barreda said the division was "considerably deep" but said the choice was either let the Popular party govern with a minority government or face a third ele...More..

Hillary Clinton says Trump's stance is a threat to democracy
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Hillary Clinton says Trump's stance is a threat to democracy

Although he hosted an episode of " Saturday Night Live " earlier in the election season, he has now called for the show to be canceled in light of Alec Baldwin 's latest impersonation of him. One thing is cert...More..

Syrian government opens corridor in Aleppo for evacuations
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Syrian government opens corridor in Aleppo for evacuations

East Aleppo, which the rebels captured in 2012, has been under siege by the army since mid-July and has faced devastating bombardment by the government and its ally Russian Federation since the launch of an off...More..

Police Van Runs Over Dozens Of Protesters At Anti-US Rally
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Police Van Runs Over Dozens Of Protesters At Anti-US Rally

Renato Reyes, a protest leader, said to the Association Press that there were 23 people arrested , while three people were taken to the hospital. Duterte has recently been distancing himself from the US - ...More..

US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea
by | Sunday, October 23, 2016

US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea

Friday's operation was the first since a tribunal at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague in July ruled there was no legal basis to China's claims to almost all of the sea-a verdict Beijing dismissed...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Emotional Khizr Khan featured in new Hillary Clinton ad

It's a simple yet deeply poignant question not only for the Khans, but for all the American Muslims waiting for America to decide what kind of country this shall be. Khizr Khan's son, Captian Humayun Khan , w...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Mosul Today: Iraqi Special Forces Push Into IS-Held Town

The militants' signature battlefield tactic, the weapons offered a glimpse at what Iraqi forces can expect as they approach the extremists' biggest urban bastion. An intense gun battle erupted as the convoy of ...More..

Poll shows Clinton leading Trump by 10 in NM
by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Poll shows Clinton leading Trump by 10 in NM

However, when the young people were forced to choose between them, Clinton came out on top with 66 percent supporting her, with only 22 percent backing Trump - and 12 percent said they are undecided. "Win, ...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

People to gain from Duterte's ties to China, but…

Yesterday, to the cheers of hundreds of Filipinos in Beijing, Duterte said Philippine foreign policy was veering towards China. Seated beneath a painting of the Great Wall of China at the Great Hall of the Pe...More..

by | Saturday, October 22, 2016

Duterte: Philippines open to China, Russia 'war games'

As Duterte takes hundreds of the Philippines' business elite to China, he pounced on the opportunity to strengthen ties between the two countries. This week's visit to China by Duterte points toward a restorati...More..

Town MPs call for unity in the wake of leadership result
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Town MPs call for unity in the wake of leadership result

The speech follows Mr Corbyn's victory in Labour's recent leadership election and he will insist the party is now committed to the policies he set out during the contest, including creating a "national educat...More..

Odell Beckham Jr. Named NFC Offensive Player Of The Week
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Odell Beckham Jr. Named NFC Offensive Player Of The Week

He creates early separation from the defensive back before breaking to the corner with the right angle to keep the safety from converging on the pass. Many fans are outraged by his antics, claiming he is all a...More..

2 more N Carolina deaths raise Matthew's U.S. death toll to 43
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

2 more N Carolina deaths raise Matthew's U.S. death toll to 43

Those closures deprived largely minority voters from registering, barred them from participating in the general election and deprived them of their right to vote. U.S. District Court Judge William T. Moore Jr. ...More..

Student Goes Missing: JNU Protest Ends, VC Released
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Student Goes Missing: JNU Protest Ends, VC Released

On the alleged scuffle between Najeeb and a group of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad students the night before Najeeb's disappearance, the police said they would either need the boy himself to lodge a comp...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Democrats raise $13000 to rebuild Republican party office

The statement comes after a local Republican Party office in North Carolina was torched by a flammable device and someone spray-painted an anti-GOP slogan referring to " Nazi Republicans " on a nearby wall ov...More..

I'm a big fan of India, Trump tells Hindu rally
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

I'm a big fan of India, Trump tells Hindu rally

It showed a stunning ignorance of Trump's positions and how they will affect Hindu Americans, Indian Americans and India, for that matter. During the 15 minute address, he lauded Prime Minister Modi and said ...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

BRICS leaders vow to speed global recovery, fight terrorism

Reacting strongly to latest Modi's comments , Sartaj Aziz, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on foreign affairs, said on Sunday (16 October): "Modi is misleading his Brics and Bimstec colleagues"...More..

No. 1 Alabama trounces No. 9 Tennessee in 49-10 runaway
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

No. 1 Alabama trounces No. 9 Tennessee in 49-10 runaway

Through seven games, Hurts has already rushed for 8 more yards and just one fewer touchdown than Alabama's past two regular starters at quarterback. Fans stormed the field and carried off Dungey in celebrat...More..

Mourning Thais dye clothes as prices for black apparel surge
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Mourning Thais dye clothes as prices for black apparel surge

Thailand's monarchy is protected by a draconian lese majeste law that outlaws criticism with punishments of up to 15 years in jail for each insult uttered. "This high demand for black and white textile is not o...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Government delays southeast airport expansion decision

Theresa May will let Cabinet ministers openly disagree with Heathrow expansion when the Government makes its decision next week. The U.K. government will decide next week whether to expand London's main air...More..

Nintendo to release next-generation console teaser
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Nintendo to release next-generation console teaser

There is no way the NX is going to stand up against Sony's PlayStation 5 or Microsoft's Xbox One. This is probably due to it being the ideal culmination of things people love to talk about: Nintendo and new c...More..

Rss trained pm parrikar inspired army for surgical strike goa bjp
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Rss trained pm parrikar inspired army for surgical strike goa bjp

It began with the BJP's top guns claiming the party had awakened the Indian Army like Hanuman, in the epic Ramayan, had opened the eyes of the forces that fought demon-king Ravan. The only difference is that if...More..

Hillary wanted Bill Gates and Tim Cook as VPs
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Hillary wanted Bill Gates and Tim Cook as VPs

The information surfaced with the release today of hacked emails by the group WikiLeaks that included a list of more than 30 people for whom the vetting process was underway. The Veritas video, which was widely...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Scary clown sightings prompt police alert

A masked man with a knife left a group of children aged 11 and 12 "upset and distressed" when he jumped out on them on their way to the Hermitage Academy in Chester-le-Street, County Durham on Friday. No arrest...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Rate Increases for Health Plans Pose Serious Test for Obama's Signature Law

Don't tell that to consumers in the Tar Heel State. They're sticking around, but the already high premiums they charge will be jumping up by an additional 25% . "Ensuring rates are adequate but not excessive i...More..

Canada Just Wants To #TellAmericaItsGreat
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Canada Just Wants To #TellAmericaItsGreat

In one of many videos posted on the website , a bunch of Canadian residents sent their "love notes" to Americans, gushing about what they believe makes the nation great. On Twitter , reception has been fairl...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Pause in Aleppo fighting not enough for aid

Earlier on Tuesday, Russia's defense minister said Russian and Syrian warplanes halted their airstrikes on the city of Aleppo in preparation for a temporary eight-hour pause in offensive operations that Moscow ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

USA again claims warship targeted by multiple Yemeni missiles

The USS Mason was in worldwide waters when multiple incoming surface-to-surface missiles were detected at around 3:30 p.m. local time, a US defense official said, according to Sky News . It comes amid rising...More..

Iran sentences 2 Americans to 10-year prison terms
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Iran sentences 2 Americans to 10-year prison terms

And as State Department deputy spokesman Mark Toner noted in his statement, US citizen Robert Levinson, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, has been missing in Iran since 2007. UNICEF expressed its ...More..

Boko Haram split gives chance for girls' release
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Boko Haram split gives chance for girls' release

When President Muhammadu Buhari said that the Boko Haram saga will not be closed until all the abducted girls have been released to their families sadly many doubted us but we thank God for today. He said a...More..

Vietnam flooding kills 25 ahead of Typhoon Sarika arrival
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Vietnam flooding kills 25 ahead of Typhoon Sarika arrival

A super typhoon is defined as those with maximum sustained winds of 150mph (240kph) or higher. As of 5:30 p.m. yesterday, the eye of Lawin was located 1,155 kilometers east of Virac, Catanduanes, packing wind...More..

Damning Nauru report shows NZ must take refugees
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Damning Nauru report shows NZ must take refugees

Some of those interviewed by the human rights group said their time on Nauru was more hard than the conflicts they had fled in Iraq and Syria. "(And) to a certain extent, by the government of Nauru. "It has e...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Iraqi military threatens to attack Turkish forces ahead of battle for Mosul

In December of a year ago, Turkey sent some 150 troops and about two dozen combat tanks to Camp Bashiqa, located some 12 kilometers northeast of ISIL-held Mosul. Renas Jano , an MP for the Kurdistan Democratic ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Philippines suspends South China Sea patrols with U.S.

He had also said that he wanted over 100 US troops deployed in the southern region of Mindanao to leave, and that he would scrap the countries' 28 annual joint military exercises. military presence in the regio...More..

22 killed in major fire in Odisha hospital
by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

22 killed in major fire in Odisha hospital

Two of the critically injured patients have been admitted in the ICU of Capital Hospital, he said. "Deeply saddened by the fire incident in Inst. of Medi Sciences & SUM hospital Bhubaneswar ". Special care is ...More..

Thalaivar Rajinikanth visits hospital to enquire about Amma Jayalalithaa's health
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Thalaivar Rajinikanth visits hospital to enquire about Amma Jayalalithaa's health

It is worth noting that Rajinikanth has a great admiration for Jayalalitha who was a leading film heroine before entering politics. However, when contacted, sources at the Apollo Hospitals declined to confirm...More..

Central technical team on Cauvery to submit report to SC today
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Central technical team on Cauvery to submit report to SC today

Tamil Manila Congress leader GK Vasan has announced that he will participate in the second day's protest in Thanjavur while CPI state secretary R Mutharasan said he would attend the protests on both days along ...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

US detects what it says is failed N. Korean missile launch

The lower estimate covers the whole of South Korea and Japan, while the upper range would include United States military bases on Guam. North Korea has not commented on this incident yet. "South Korea will ma...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

We're Proud to stand with allies in offensive against ISIS

Mosul's importance in the so-called caliphate makes the battle to reclaim the city unlike any other battle between the Iraqi forces, backed by the US -led coalition on one side and the terror group on the other...More..

by | Monday, October 17, 2016

Diego Costa on target again as Chelsea cruise past Leicester

Claudio Ranieri's men endured their fourth defeat of the season, and could end the day just one point above the drop zone. "I think the game against Burnley was also", the Belgian said. I like him. I like th...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Global deal reached to limit powerful greenhouse gases

Ban said a statement issued by his spokesperson, adding that significantly, the global phase-down of HFCs could avoid up to half a degree of global warming by the end of this century. These nations want to begi...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Tory big beasts line up to condemn Theresa May's Brexit plans

May acted amid concerns that she would lose a House of Commons debate Wednesday, initiated by Labour, calling for MPs to be allowed "properly to scrutinise" the government's strategy. European Union leaders hav...More..

Kim Kardashian Cancels Her Big Las Vegas Birthday Bash
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Kim Kardashian Cancels Her Big Las Vegas Birthday Bash

Following the robbery, security experts have placed criticism upon Kim by claiming she flaunts her wealth all over the Internet. The manufacturers were forced to take the costume off their shelves after a socia...More..

Auburn: Former star DE Quentin Groves dies at age 32
by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

Auburn: Former star DE Quentin Groves dies at age 32

After two seasons, the Jaguars traded Groves to the Oakland Raiders for a fifth-round pick in 2010. He managed four sacks, a forced fumble and 34 tackles for the Cardinals. The couple had two kids together - ...More..

by | Sunday, October 16, 2016

ISIS Using Explosive Drones In Mosul

The road, he added, had since been cleared of landmines and explosive devices planted by ISIL militants, while security forces have set up checkpoints to protect it from potential attack. "We sent guidance to...More..

Piercy sets course record at Silverado and takes lead
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Piercy sets course record at Silverado and takes lead

New Zealander Steven Alker is poised to make the cut at three-under par after a 69 while Danny Lee sits one shot outside the cut-line at one-under par with six holes still to play in his second round. He missed...More..

Trump set to return to Wisconsin next week
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Trump set to return to Wisconsin next week

Clinton has already started to divert some of her rhetorical energy to helping Democrats in Senate and House races, and Democratic money sources are moving to try to make November 8 a day of victory at all le...More..

Theatre owners ban screening of films starring Pakistani artistes
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Theatre owners ban screening of films starring Pakistani artistes

The decision would be affecting the release of the Karan Johar's "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil", which stars Pakistani actor Fawad Khan and "Raees" which features 33-year-old Mahira Khan as one of the characters. "But lo...More..