Ukraine leader confident of Trump's support

The foreign ministers of Ukraine , Russia, France and Germany will meet in Belarus next week to try to push Ukraine's stalled peace process forward, Paris announced Friday. In 2014 the European Union and Ukraine finally signed a partnership agreem... More..

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Suspect in Kansas Baby's Kidnapping Faked Pregnancy
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Suspect in Kansas Baby's Kidnapping Faked Pregnancy

On Tuesday, Sedgwick County prosecutors filed charges against Sesmas in the killing of 27-year-old Laura Abarca-Nogueda and the kidnapping of her 6-day-old daughter, Sofia . The baby was first taken to an area...More..

Ex-Indian army chief praises Gen Qamar Jawed Bajwa
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Ex-Indian army chief praises Gen Qamar Jawed Bajwa

In a statement, the US Embassy also congratulated General Raheel Sharif and his family upon the conclusion of his three-year appointment. Bajwa, now serving as Inspector General of the Training and Evaluation, ...More..

Fillon wins France's conservative presidential primary
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Fillon wins France's conservative presidential primary

Mr Fillon, whom Mr Juppe had accused of running a divisive campaign that catered to the far right, struck a slightly more inclusive tone Sunday night. Under the leadership of Le Pen, who took over from her fath...More..

by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Israel to expand fleet of next-generation F-35 fighter jets

The mortars that were fired landed near the border fence between Israel and Syria, and the army was checking which side of the border they landed on. Four terrorists were killed, while no IDF soldiers were hurt...More..

Why This Week's Fukushima Earthquake Was an Aftershock From 2011
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Why This Week's Fukushima Earthquake Was an Aftershock From 2011

It was the first time since December 2012 that the agency issued a tsunami alert due to an aftershock from the 2011 quake. Martha Savage, a geophysics professor at Victoria University in Wellington who is...More..

Thorny issue for Hong Kong provides a ideal test of diplomatic wisdom
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Thorny issue for Hong Kong provides a ideal test of diplomatic wisdom

Though not a claimant in those disputes, Singapore has irritated China by advocating that countries should abide by worldwide rules. SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore's army is sending a team to Hong Kong to secure ...More..

Fayemi: Ondo people should be congratulated for choosing Akeredolu
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Fayemi: Ondo people should be congratulated for choosing Akeredolu

A statement by the governor's Chief Press Secreatry, Sam Onwuemeodo, said the "wide margin with which the APC's candidate defeated the contenders of other political parties, showed that Nigerians understood the...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

South Korean President bought Viagra pills during her Kenyan visit

An official at the special investigate unit of the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office told a press briefing that a notice was sent to the president's counsel to request Park's face-to-face interroga...More..

Syrian army captures part of rebel-held east Aleppo
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Syrian army captures part of rebel-held east Aleppo

On Saturday, Turkey's state-run news agency said a Turkish soldier was killed and three wounded in an attack during an anti-IS operation in north Syria, raising to five the number of Turkish troops killed i...More..

by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Trump shares message of unity on Thanksgiving Eve

He injected the first signs of diversity into his Cabinet-to-be on Wednesday, tapping South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley to serve as USA ambassador to the United Nations and charter school advocate Betsy DeVos to ...More..

Zimbabwe into tri-series final after rains foils Windies
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Zimbabwe into tri-series final after rains foils Windies

As they had done in their last match against Zimbabwe , when they could only manage three from the final over to tie, West Indies failed to close out the match. "We were really under the pump with the bat at...More..

Vehicle bomb attack kills 10 at busy market in Somali capital
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Vehicle bomb attack kills 10 at busy market in Somali capital

There has been no claim of responsibility, but suspicion fell immediately on the Al-Qaeda linked Islamist al-Shabab group, which is fighting a bloody insurrection against the Somali government. More than 22,000...More..

Conor McGregor On Katie Taylor Professional Debut
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Conor McGregor On Katie Taylor Professional Debut

While Taylor is fully focused on the job in hand, it's impossible not to look at the future of Irish boxing with huge optimism. That early exit was probably the final straw in terms of her amateur career with...More..

by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Rajya Sabha adjourned till noon

Sources said Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar held parleys as five working days of Parliament was wasted due to Opposition seeking...More..

Government forces pound Aleppo for 2nd day
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Government forces pound Aleppo for 2nd day

The attacks seemed to target medical facilities including the central blood bank, and forced Syrian staff and patients in Aleppo's only remaining hospital to cower in a basement. Al-Qaida's Syrian affiliate i...More..

General Qamar Javed Bajwa finalised as new Pakistan Army chief
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

General Qamar Javed Bajwa finalised as new Pakistan Army chief

Bajwa is an infantry officer belonging to the Baloch Regiment. He has commanded the army's 10th Corps - Rawalpindi as Corps Commander. Bajwa will replace General Raheel Sharif, who will retire on November 29....More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

South Korea, Japan Signed GSOMIA

Japan and South Korea yesterday signed an agreement to share defence intelligence about North Korea, despite protests from opposition parties and activists in Seoul, and strong criticism from China. The officia...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Donald Trump believes Republicans should move on from prosecuting Hillary Clinton

As for further investigations of Clinton, Trump seemed to waver in a post-election interview on CBS' "60 Minutes". "Whether it's producing steel, building cars or curing disease, I want the next generation of...More..

German Chancellor Merkel: I am not finished yet
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

German Chancellor Merkel: I am not finished yet

A survey Sunday showed that 33% of German voters backed Merkel's conservatives, down nine points from the last national election in 2013. During Sunday's announcement, Merkel made it known that she is aware o...More..

Natural disaster hits off coast of Central America
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Natural disaster hits off coast of Central America

Nicaragua has declared a state of emergency after this morning's massive offshore quake. The USGS had initially reported the quake's magnitude as 7.2, and its depth as 33 kilometers. El Salvador emergency ser...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Turkey government says open to changes on child sex bill

The proposal would have allowed sentencing to be indefinitely postponed in cases of sexual abuse committed "without force, threat or deception" before last Wednesday, if the perpetrator married the victim. A ...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

2 dead, 4 wounded after shooting at youth football game

CNN reports that the shooting happened shortly before 2 p.m., happened during what locals know as the annual Juice Bowl, which fills Shawnee Park with children and parents for a series of holiday football game...More..

Jury convicts Thomas Mair of murdering United Kingdom lawmaker Jo Cox
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Jury convicts Thomas Mair of murdering United Kingdom lawmaker Jo Cox

Mair had shot Jo Cox three times and repeatedly knifed her when the lawmaker had arrived in her northern English district to meet the people of her constituency. "Because she was a member of parliament, your...More..

Bangladesh summons Myanmar envoy over Rohingya influx
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Bangladesh summons Myanmar envoy over Rohingya influx

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) newly elected Secretary-General Dr Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen on Wedensday called for an immediate cessation of violence in Rakhine State, Myanmar as the situation dete...More..

Thunderstorm Triggers Freak Asthma Outbreak in Australia, Killing Four
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Thunderstorm Triggers Freak Asthma Outbreak in Australia, Killing Four

Thunderstorms can cause pollen particles that are usually too large to enter the airways to explode and enter the body, which can then cause asthma attacks. "At one point we had 140 code one cases, while deal...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Assad forces attacked Turkish troops, Ankara vows 'retaliation'

Ten soldiers were also wounded in the attack on the 93rd day of Turkey's Euphrates Shield Operation, the statement said. It is clear that some people are not happy with this battle Turkey has been fighting agai...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Trump tweets that he canceled meeting with New York Times

Forty-three percent said Trump would change the country for the better, 21 percent said it would be worse and 32 percent had no opinion. "I think there are huge advantages to Rudy Giuliani", he said, accordin...More..

The reason Nikki Haley ever ran for office is Hillary Clinton
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

The reason Nikki Haley ever ran for office is Hillary Clinton

Trump will be sworn into office in less than 60 days. Nikki Haley has a new job , eyes are on her successor. South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham praised Haley as a good choice and said in a statement th...More..

Trump taps SC Gov Haley and charter school backer DeVos
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Trump taps SC Gov Haley and charter school backer DeVos

He predicts that other than possibly increasing the funding for school vouchers, Trump will defer to the states on education. The National Education Association says "school of choice" does nothing to help th...More..

Japan Weather Agency Says Magnitude 7.4 Quake Was Aftershock From 2011
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Japan Weather Agency Says Magnitude 7.4 Quake Was Aftershock From 2011

Some minor injuries and damage were reported and videos and pictures showed cars and buildings rocking back and forth. In March 2011, a magnitude-9 quake and resulting tsunami struck the same region. An offic...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Japan quake: Tsunami warnings lifted after powerful offshore shake

Japan was recently hit by a 7.3 magnitude natural disaster that was later in the day downgraded to 6.9. A powerful 6.9-magnitude quake hit northeast Japan today, sparking panic and triggering a tsunami includ...More..

Oshoala termed 'special' ahead of Ghana clash
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Oshoala termed 'special' ahead of Ghana clash

Uchechi Sunday converted a penalty for number three with Oshoala completing her quartet of goals in the most comfortable of victories. The Coach also debunked rumours that some of the players are nursing inj...More..

by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Toure makes surprise start for City

Toure scored twice in Saturday's 2-1 win at Crystal Palace after nearly three months out - but will be unavailable away at Borussia Monchengladbach on Wednesday having been excluded from boss Guardiola's Euro...More..

Cooper, Democrats pressuring Gov. McCrory to concede
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Cooper, Democrats pressuring Gov. McCrory to concede

Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-N.C., told reporters in Raleigh, adding that McCrory "is continuing to show his defiance and his stubbornness that he has shown the world over the last four years". McCrory has not conc...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Ukrainian Security Service announces details of detention of Russian soldiers in Crimea

Earlier in the day, Russia's human rights commissioner Tatyana Moskalkova said she would send a request to her Ukrainian counterpart Valeriya Lutkovskaya asking her to assist in releasing two Russian servicemen...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Cordarrelle Patterson torches Cardinals for 104 yards on kickoff return TD

Minneapolis Mindset ... As the great Bill Parcels once said, you are what your record says you are. They still have the NFL's worst offense and can't run the ball, with only 72 yards on Sunday. The Packers (4-6...More..

France's Sarkozy loses primary with hard-line on immigration
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

France's Sarkozy loses primary with hard-line on immigration

Juppe´s strategy of playing the moderate against the fiery Sarkozy and the reform-minded Fillon appears to have backfired. This news story is related to Print/166496-Sarkozy-under-pressure/ - breaking news...More..

Dedevbo, Ihezuo lament as Falconets crash out
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Dedevbo, Ihezuo lament as Falconets crash out

The Nigerian girls flexed their muscles and fought hard before a capacity crowd at the Papua New Guinea Stadium to earn a 2-1 win over Spain. Coming into the final Group B clash, the Falconets knew result fro...More..

Trump meets with Obama White House
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Trump meets with Obama White House

Mr. Obama told Mr. Trump he wants their teams to work closely together to do "everything we can to help you succeed". The meeting between the two lasted for 90 minutes. According to TMZ , they discussed raisi...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Trump Presidency And How It Will Affect The Affordable Care Act

The latter element is popular even with Republican lawmakers who have attempted on scores of occasions to repeal Obama's landmark health reform. "If that gets tightened at the federal level, there's even more...More..

Trump May Pay Roughly $20M to Settle Trump University Fraud Lawsuit
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Trump May Pay Roughly $20M to Settle Trump University Fraud Lawsuit

They accused the program of misleading students by calling itself a university when it was not an accredited school and by saying Mr Trump "hand-picked" instructors. The attorney general said that "under the ...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Israel looks forward to working with Trump senior adviser Bannon: ambassador

U.S. Rep. Sandy Levin, D-Royal Oak, said the appointment contradicts Trump's "I will be the president of all Americans" statement . White nationalists have openly and gleefully celebrated Mr. But he has ...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Russia was in touch with Trump campaign during election

While the world comes to terms with Donald Trump winning the presidency, there's a lot of optimism in Russian circles about the surprise outcome of the United States elections. The U.S. government believes Pu...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Battle erupts as Trump considers NSA chief for top intelligence post

Carter and Clapper believe there should no longer be one person in charge of both Cyber Command and NSA , a stance that has complicated the White House process of naming a Rogers successor, officials said. Rog...More..

United States slams Israeli plan to 'legalise' settlement outposts
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

United States slams Israeli plan to 'legalise' settlement outposts

Should the law be enacted, Trudeau continued, "it could pave the way for the legalisation of dozens of illegal outposts deep in the West Bank", representing "an unprecedented and troubling step ". That include...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Malaysia asks Japan's Abe to convince Trump to support TPP

He has also said the same of South Korea, where USA troops have been stationed to counter the nuclear threat of North Korea , with which the South is technically still at war. Indian academic C. Raja Mohan sai...More..

Madonna Teases Appearance on James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke'
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Madonna Teases Appearance on James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke'

Madonna announced the news via her social media accounts with a couple of pics. James Corden is known for snagging some huge stars to sing alongside him in his Carpool Karaoke segment, but his latest guest...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

German lawmaker: Merkel will run again for chancellor

Chancellor Angela Merkel described Steinmeier as being "the right candidate for this time", saying that the foreign minister's political experience was an important prerequisite for the office of German presi...More..

China websites block searches for 'Fatty Kim the Third'
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

China websites block searches for 'Fatty Kim the Third'

Trump was quoted as saying in May 2016 by Reuters news agency. "You look at North Korea, we're doing nothing there", Trump replied when asked about his policy on nuclear weapons . North Korean leaders are co...More..