Kashmir unrest: 200 hurt as clashes continue

The Shopian man was removed to a hospital where he was declared brought dead, a police spokesperson said. Curfew-like restrictions were in place in Nowhatta, M R Gunj and Khanyar police station areas of Srinagar, a police official said adding that ... More..

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Rajnath meets JK boy who tops BSF exam
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Rajnath meets JK boy who tops BSF exam

He said that as the minister had been out of town for some time, he made a decision to review the situation on Sunday, adding that there was nothing special to it. Early today, fresh clashes erupted in between ...More..

Prison on lockdown as some inmates refuse to return to cells
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Prison on lockdown as some inmates refuse to return to cells

The Perry Correction Institution has resumed normal operation after a lock down which began Saturday morning, according to an SC Department of Corrections spokesperson. For some of these jobs, they are paid - b...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Labour leadership rivals Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith heckled during TV debate

His dossier states: "Jeremy Corbyn says he won't tolerate abuse but he has repeatedly downplayed or denied abuse was happening, told people to ignore it, criticised actions to tackle it and his campaign and t...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Mother Teresa declared a saint before huge crowds in the Vatican

Pope Francis stated that St. Teresa had a "tenderness" which guided her throughout her life. "As to my heart, I belong entirely to the heart of Jesus", St. Mother Teresa was ordained a saint by the Pope in...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Cowboys into grand final rematch

Craig Bellamy's men come into the game off the back of a comprehensive win over Cronulla where they bagged the minor premiership, while the Cowboys also enjoyed a good win over Gold Coast. Two minutes later w...More..

Chelsea Manning goes on hunger strike in prison 'quite possibly until death'
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Chelsea Manning goes on hunger strike in prison 'quite possibly until death'

Manning also demanded an end to what she termed "high tech bullying.' She spoke of 'constant, deliberate and overzealous administrative scrutiny by prison and military officials". " I need help. Please, give me...More..

Nearly 1.5 million people begin annual hajj in Saudi
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Nearly 1.5 million people begin annual hajj in Saudi

It holds data including the pilgrim's identity, nationality, and place of lodging in Mecca , the vice secretary of the ministry of hajj and umrah, Issa Rawas, said. A local newspaper reported that the device...More..

In Iraq: 10 killed, 30 injured in Baghdad shopping mall attack
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

In Iraq: 10 killed, 30 injured in Baghdad shopping mall attack

The double auto bomb attack took place just before midnight on Friday near the popular Nakheel shopping mall, "Armenpress" reports, citing Deutsche Welle. IS claims most major attacks in Baghdad , including so...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

N Korea conducts largest nuclear test

UNITED NATIONS-The Security Council strongly condemned North Korea's nuclear test on Friday, saying it would immediately begin consultations on further "appropriate measures". The ministry's spokesperson Hua ...More..

Rubble And Ruins In Battle For Syria's Aleppo
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Rubble And Ruins In Battle For Syria's Aleppo

Fighting raged on in southern Aleppo on Saturday, the Syrian army and rebels said, hours after the United States and Russian Federation hailed a breakthrough deal to put Syria's peace process back on track. T...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

John Hinckley Jr. to leave DC mental hospital for Virginia

A federal judge ruled in late July that the 61-year-old John Hinckley Jr is not a danger to himself or the public and can live full-time at his mother's home in Williamsburg, Virginia. He must meet with a docto...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

After Jarablus, Turkish army entering Syria's Aleppo

Islamic State has lost its last link between its main territories and the outside world as Syrian rebels backed by Turkish tanks and airstrikes captured the last stretch of the Syrian-Turkish border held by t...More..

Int'l community voices strong condemnation of DPRK nuclear test
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Int'l community voices strong condemnation of DPRK nuclear test

Factors measured in the test include "explosion might, nuclear material use coefficient", the statement said. This has definitely put on a higher level the DPRK's technology of mounting nuclear warheads on ball...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Matt Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderators

Trump had said "Yeah, I guess so", when asked about a potential conflict in Iraq. "And he has lifted them up". On Friday night, Clinton said that Trump has "given voice" to "irredeemable" individuals who enga...More..

North Korean Missile Tests Present Political and Military Problems
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

North Korean Missile Tests Present Political and Military Problems

Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga considers the launches a serious threat to the country's security. A missile is launched during a drill at an undisclosed location in North Korea. anti-missile ...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Corker warns Trump about Putin flattery

Vladimir Putin is "far more" of a leader than Barack Obama, US presidential candidate Donald Trump has claimed. Former Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, told CNN's Alisyn Camerota Friday ...More..

Froome wins Vuelta time trial to reduce Quintana's lead
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Froome wins Vuelta time trial to reduce Quintana's lead

Quintana had said early in the race he needed at least a three-minute lead to hold off Froome's superior time-trial ability, but is hopeful of losing little more than a minute. Three-time Vuelta victor Alberto ...More..

Duterte: Indonesia can chase pirates into Philippine waters
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Duterte: Indonesia can chase pirates into Philippine waters

After the 45-minute dialog, Jokowi said there were at least three issues agreed on by the two countries. "We have to choose whether to fight or talk and if we are to fight then it's a slaughter, so we talk", ...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Philippines' Duterte Tells Obama He Never Cursed Him

US-Filipino relations remained "very strong", Yasay said. Duterte also unveiled the theme for the 2017 ASEAN Summit in Manila. Obama, however, said: "I don't think the guy's qualified to be president of t...More..

Mother and Daughter Face Incest Charges After Getting Married in Oklahoma
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Mother and Daughter Face Incest Charges After Getting Married in Oklahoma

State law holds that a marriage between close relatives is considered incestuous whether or not there is a sexual relationship. Patricia Spann, the mother, had lost custody of her three children some years ag...More..

Do you want to make a bet on cycling? We can help you
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Do you want to make a bet on cycling? We can help you

It is almost like in the bowl bets . During the team races, it is very important to see nice mood, tactics, and solidarity of the group. You can find out all of that easily, by reading an interview of the at...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Super Mario Run headed to iPhone and iPad this December

Update: Nintendo told Polygon that Super Mario Run had a hand in the delay of Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem . Nintendo also announced some social and online elements to Super Mario Run , such a...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston call it quits

It adds that Swift was uncomfortable with public displays of affection, but Hiddleston "didn't listen to her concerns". That relationship too was short-lived and just three months on it was revealed that the ...More..

Fighting displaces 100000 in central Syria in 8 days
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Fighting displaces 100000 in central Syria in 8 days

The United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Syria said it was investigating an August incident. Ultraconservative Islamic insurgents last week advanced in Hama, prompting fierce clashes with government forces...More..

Myanmar holds historic peace talks with ethnic groups
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Myanmar holds historic peace talks with ethnic groups

Myanmar Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi , right, shakes hands with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, left, after their press conference at the Foreign Ministry office August, 30,2016, in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanma...More..

Turkish air strikes hit 12 targets in north Iraq
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Turkish air strikes hit 12 targets in north Iraq

However earlier this year, 15,200 education ministry officials lost their jobs and 21,000 private school teachers had their licences revoked, amid a crackdown on followers of cleric Fethullah Gulen, who Turkey'...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Study suggests Zika might be spread through tears

As has been widely reported , pregnant women who get the Zika virus stand a good chance of giving birth to babies with a condition known as microcephaly, in which the brain does not fully develop. Apte, Prof...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Yosemite National Park to expand by 400 acres

Mr Wainwright said that he received other offers for the land, most notably a lucrative offer from a developer which planned to build a resort on it. "To have that accessible by everyone, to me, is just a gre...More..

45 people stuck overnight in cable cars at Mont Blanc
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

45 people stuck overnight in cable cars at Mont Blanc

First aid workers were transported to the site and are spending the night in the cable cars with those who are trapped, Mr Cazeneuve said. The cable cars, which carry four passengers each, offer panoramic vie...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Obama, Indian prime minister meet during summit

China is involved in a raging dispute with the Philippines, Vietnam, Taiwan, Malaysia and Brunei over ownership of territory in the South China Sea (SCS), a busy waterway through which India's 50 per cent trade...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

UN Council condemns North Korea missile tests

The latest round of United Nations sanctions caused economic pain, especially, Kim said, in trade, shipping and finance. North Korea rejects the ban as infringing its sovereign right to pursue a space pro...More..

Kremlin laments new US sanctions after Putin-Obama meeting
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Kremlin laments new US sanctions after Putin-Obama meeting

Putin "has very strong control over a country", Trump said. Trump has repeatedly expressed readiness to reduce tensions with Russian Federation, which have escalated amid the internal crisis in Ukraine that...More..

Flag firefighters raised at ground zero returns to site
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Flag firefighters raised at ground zero returns to site

On Thursday, almost 15 years after it first flew, the flag will again become a prominent part of Lower Manhattan when it goes on display at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. The detectives sent the f...More..

Trump fundraised for Florida AG after dropped probe
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Trump fundraised for Florida AG after dropped probe

The issue surfaced earlier this week when the Washington Post reported that Trump had paid a $2,500 IRS fine for making an illegal $25,000 contribution to attorney general Pam Bondi's PAC in 2013. During th...More..

UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile tests
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile tests

The submarine-launched ballistic missile test was conducted in an apparent show of force toward the annual US-South Korea military drills, code-named Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG), which had run from August 22 t...More..

Modi arrives in Laos to attend Asean, East Asia Summits
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Modi arrives in Laos to attend Asean, East Asia Summits

When the time comes, I will eat you in front of people", Duterte told an audience of Filipinos late on Monday night while in Laos for a regional summit. In a Facebookpost, he said strategic partnership with ASE...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Large, for-profit ITT Tech is shutting down all of its campuses

The webinars will be recorded and archived for ITT students to access at a later time. The Department of Education ruling stopped all federal student loans to students at the school's 130 campuses nationwide,...More..

by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Zika virus found in tears of mice - US study

The researchers are now planning complementary research in human patients infected with the virus. The study pointed out that eye banks may need to start testing corneas for Zika virus as well. In adults, Zika ...More..

Auto with gas cylinders found in Paris
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Auto with gas cylinders found in Paris

It was found with its hazard lights flashing, as if to attract attention, they said. Paris remains on edge after 130 people were killed this November in attacks on the Bataclan theatre music venue, several re...More..

Philippine President Expresses Regret for Vulgar Comment About Obama
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Philippine President Expresses Regret for Vulgar Comment About Obama

He and Mr Obama are due to meet on Tuesday in Laos on the sidelines of an Asean conference. Duterte, a plain-spoken populist known for his colourful remarks and his campaign against illegal drugs in which tho...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Holt, Wallace among presidential debate moderators

So, are these journalists acceptable? His campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment Friday. Although Cooper , along with MSNBC's Rachel Maddows, and CNN's Don Lemon have hosted debates ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Wave of ISIL-claimed bombings in Syria kills at least 40

The Observatory said the target was a security checkpoint at the southern entrance of the coastal city, a government stronghold that is home to a large Russian naval base. Homs' health director told Syrian stat...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

U of A remains in top 100 of world university rankings

Cambridge has fallen out of the top three for the first time since the ranking system was established twelve years ago. They declined to comment further. The minister said recently: "We want to ensure that ...More..

Eagles claim 3 players cut by other teams, release Turner
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Eagles claim 3 players cut by other teams, release Turner

Turner was undrafted out of Louisiana Tech. It wasn't good enough to stick on the Eagles' 53-man active roster, however. The Eagles have five spots remaining on their practice squad. Brooks (5-11, 198) is...More..

Obama vows to work to tighten sanction on North Korea
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Obama vows to work to tighten sanction on North Korea

The UN Security Council met Tuesday to hammer out a response to North Korea's recent missile tests after US President Barack Obama warned the reclusive state that it was deepening its global isolation. The miss...More..

Are foreign donations a problem across politics?
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Are foreign donations a problem across politics?

This comes after Mr Dastyari refused to step aside over "cash for comment" allegations, insisting the opposition leader has not requested his resignation. Despite increasing pressure to resign, Senator Dastyari...More..

Saudi Arabia scores 2 late penalties in World Cup qualifying
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Saudi Arabia scores 2 late penalties in World Cup qualifying

Japan are continental powerhouses and serial qualifiers for the global finals, while current Asian champions Australia are attempting to appear at a fourth successive showpiece tournament. This is not the end o...More..

A rising China needs to restrain itself: Barack Obama
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

A rising China needs to restrain itself: Barack Obama

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump took to social media to air his two cents on President Rodrigo Duterte's expletive-laced remarks against US President Barack Obama. And what we've said consiste...More..

Phyllis Schlafly, Conservative Activist And Radio Commentator, Dies At 92
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Phyllis Schlafly, Conservative Activist And Radio Commentator, Dies At 92

Schlafly was one of the earliest pro-life advocates after the Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision legalized abortion nationally in 1973, and she battled in the trenches every four years to make sure the pr...More..