Liz McInnes confirms support for Jeremy Corbyn

A clutch of polls released during the four-day conference have put the party's support as low as 26%, with one pollster calculating it could be reduced to fewer than 200 MPs in the House of Commons for the first time since 1935. Prime Minister Theres... More..

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Villagers living near border move to safer places
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Villagers living near border move to safer places

Army has evacuated some people living in border areas in Noushera belt of Rajouri anticipation of a possible retaliation by Pakistani troops, officials said. He said that the state government was duty-bound to ...More..

BSF Returns Pakistani Boy Who Crossed Border in Search of Water
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

BSF Returns Pakistani Boy Who Crossed Border in Search of Water

The cancellation of the ceremony from Indian side came hours before it was to be held. He also shook his fist aggressively at the Indian soldier while the Pakistani spectators chanted pro-Pakistani slogans. Eve...More..

by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Blasts in Syrian city of Hama kill 2, wound 12

At least seven people were killed after airstrikes destroyed the M10 hospital in Aleppo on Monday, activists from the opposition Aleppo Media Center said. "With clean water and food in very short supply, the nu...More..

by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

[Ticker] Fewer than 1mn refugees in Germany past year

While the referendum has no binding legal consequences for the EU, Orban hoped its passage would increase pressure on Brussels. "But I want to leave no doubt: The number of 890,000 is still very high", De Mai...More..

The US presidential debate: what you need to know
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

The US presidential debate: what you need to know

Voters who wonder if Donald Trump has the temperament or the knowledge to be president - they get to see that", he said. Clinton told donors in the Hamptons on Long Island last month she's unsure which Tr...More..

Normandy church where Fr Hamel was murdered by ISIS reopens
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Normandy church where Fr Hamel was murdered by ISIS reopens

A special mass will pay tribute to Hamel, who was at the altar of the old stone church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray when his throat was slit by two teenaged jihadists in the first such attack on a Christian chur...More..

SNL: Margot Robbie dings Jared Leto in 'fact check' opening monologue
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

SNL: Margot Robbie dings Jared Leto in 'fact check' opening monologue

The Suicide Squad star used her high-profile appearance on the U.S. sketch show to wear a T-shirt promoting equality for same-sex couples. On the campaign's website, Sasse wrote that he was shocked to dis...More..

by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

U.S. To Russia: Syrian Ceasefire Talks Are Suspended

The US expressed a desire to the make sure humanitarian aid could reach cities under siege, saying that halting talks was "not a decision we took lightly". Under the proposal, the council would take note of the...More..

by | Monday, October 03, 2016

EU leader sees danger in Hungary migrant vote

The strong anti-immigrant rhetoric has gone done well with the Hungarian public and has given Mr Orban's Fidesz party, which has been in power since 2010, a comfortable lead over the opposition. He said that ar...More..

by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Air strikes in Syria leave people 'without water'

The Al Jazeera news agency tweeted that its bureau in the city had been partly destroyed. "That pumping station pumps water to the entire population of the eastern part of city - that's at least 2,00,000 peop...More..

Brought Out Worst in People
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Brought Out Worst in People

That gave hope to South Carolina Democrats that they might make the state turn blue in the presidential election. With harsh rhetoric as the brand image of the 2016 USA presidential election, an overwhelming ...More..

Syria: Regime makes gains in Aleppo
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Syria: Regime makes gains in Aleppo

Opposition activists have sent outcries about the bad humanitarian situation in Aleppo, with hospitals being destroyed and children being killed. US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel ...More..

Jaguars survive late Colts rally, win 30-27 in London
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Jaguars survive late Colts rally, win 30-27 in London

A much less exciting first half gave little indication of the drama to come. Allen Hurns, who was kept quiet all afternoon, caught a pass from Bortles on the right sideline and evaded as many as seven tackles...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Obama inaugurates African American museum in downtown Washington

He said he hoped it would encourage a dialogue among Americans on hard issues like the systemic racism in law enforcement or the violence toward police officers. Ground was broken in February 2012. Lewis worked...More..

Dutch investigators to give results of MH17 criminal probe
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Dutch investigators to give results of MH17 criminal probe

Investigators have identified 100 people they want to speak to who are believed to have been involved in transporting the Buk missile launcher or its use, chief prosecutor Fred Westerbeke said at a news confere...More..

Russia warns against US attack on Syrian forces
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Russia warns against US attack on Syrian forces

It said one activist, Marcell Shehwaro, asked "how many Syrians" had to be killed to prompt serious action. Russian and Syrian air forces resumed attacks on the rebel-held east of the city after a partial t...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

United Nations chief offers to mediate between India, Pakistan

The 18 September attack on the army base in Uri in Indian-administered Kashmir where 18 soldiers died was the deadliest of its kind for years. Ansari noted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assurance that "we wi...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Fierce Fighting in Syria's Aleppo: Conflicting Claims of Victory

An air raid on a rebel-held neighbourhood of Aleppo has hit another hospital, according to a medical organisation that runs the hospital and a monitoring group. On Friday, however, Washington said that it wou...More..

75000 could starve to death in Nigeria after Boko Haram
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

75000 could starve to death in Nigeria after Boko Haram

Boko Haram violence has left more than 65,000 people living in starvation in the northeast, with one million others at risk, and more than half of children under five are malnourished in some areas of Borno, se...More..

Texas Leads Lawsuit to Stop Obama Hand-Over of Internet
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Texas Leads Lawsuit to Stop Obama Hand-Over of Internet

R Street has previously argued why the transition should move forward as planned. The states are concerned that the Obama administration orchestrated the transfer without Congressional approval. Since the...More..

Michelle Obama says America 'needs an adult' in White House
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Michelle Obama says America 'needs an adult' in White House

Although the Obama campaign released his birth certificate in 2008 and the Honolulu Advertiser reported his birth in a standard newspaper announcement in August 1961, Trump tried to raise doubts. 'When making...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Spanish Socialists PSOE leader Pedro Sanchez quits after losing Party vote

A stand-off between the opposition Socialists and the conservatives - who won most votes but fell short of a majority - has frustrated repeated attempts to form a government. The 137 year-old party is reeling i...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Russian jets pound Aleppo as US clings to diplomacy

The US and Russian Federation have been trying to negotiate a ceasefire in the war-torn nation, but Secretary of State John Kerry said "the bombing of Aleppo right now is inexcusable", NBC news reported . "I...More..

FBI, NYPD Seek Two Men Who Took Suitcase, Left Bomb
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

FBI, NYPD Seek Two Men Who Took Suitcase, Left Bomb

The two individuals allegedly located a piece of luggage on the sidewalk, removed the explosive device and took the suitcase but left the explosive behind, according to the FBI's release . Rahami's public defe...More..

Donald Trump Speaks To Supporters During Rally in Novi
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Donald Trump Speaks To Supporters During Rally in Novi

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani warmed up the crowd for Donald Trump who came out to deliver a high energy one-hour speech. Hillary Clinton's campaign recently gave up on the state of OH, and Trump suppor...More..

India turns heat on Pakistan to release jawan
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

India turns heat on Pakistan to release jawan

Kashmir is the unfinished agenda of Partition which can not be wished away. Pakistan said on Friday that Sharif's special envoys had arrived in Beijing to brief China on the deteriorating situation in Indian-...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Prince William and Princess Kate Enjoy a Date Night in Canada

You are now subscribed to the Daily Digest and Cheat Sheet. A Kensington Palace spokesman said: "The tour will see them take in everything from the bustling global city of Vancouver - population 2.5 million -...More..

School counselor talks student down from school shooting
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

School counselor talks student down from school shooting

On Wednesday, a 14-year-old student walked into Molly Hudgen's office. "She was an amazingly courageous person to be in there that long with this young man", Breedlove added. No shots were fired and there was...More..

Rahul lauds Modi, says he acted like PM for first time
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Rahul lauds Modi, says he acted like PM for first time

Rahul said: "He (Modi) has my full support and that of Congress". BJP ally Shiv Sena, which has often taunted the central government over its alleged lack of action against Pakistan- based terrorists, congrat...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Labour suspends Jackie Walker over Holocaust comments

Walker also expressed concern over the suggestion that the Jewish community would be under "such a threat that it has to use security in all its buildings". He urged Ms Walker to resign , or for both the Labou...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Sisters found dead in villa on African island

The sisters arrived in the Seychelles and were due to leave on September 24. The sisters, who were one week into their vacation after checking in September 15, were scheduled to return September 24 after exte...More..

Thailand confirms SE Asia's first Zika-linked birth defects
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Thailand confirms SE Asia's first Zika-linked birth defects

The government's announcement confirms the two cases as the first to hit Southeast Asia since the viral outbreak began in Brazil previous year, before spreading to other parts of South and North America. The a...More..

More than another call: Chief talks about school shooting
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

More than another call: Chief talks about school shooting

A woman teacher and two six-year-old boys were injured in the attack. The incident was the latest in a series of shootings at US schools that has fueled debate about access to guns in America. In a statement ...More..

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Akhnoor sector
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Akhnoor sector

Contrary to what India claimed, Pakistan said Indian forces violated ceasefire and opened fire along Line of Control. An officer said though India has initiated efforts to secure his release from Pakistan using...More..

Prince William, Kate set to see Yukon art, culture
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Prince William, Kate set to see Yukon art, culture

The reverse design of this 99.99% pure silver coin features a full colour reproduction of photographer Chris Jelf's portrait of Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George and Prince...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

The most important quotes of the first presidential debate

Monday's debate was the first of three between the presidential candidates before November's election. But prominent voices within his own party called for more serious preparation next time following an op...More..

Donald Trump lacks preparation, temperament to be President: Barack Obama
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Donald Trump lacks preparation, temperament to be President: Barack Obama

But it was the former secretary of state who pulled off the more fascinating performance - taking command of the stage, dominating Trump on a wide array of issues, luring him into ill-advised digressions about ...More..

Alicia Machado, Woman Trump Allegedly Called 'Miss Piggy,' Is Ex-Miss Universe
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Alicia Machado, Woman Trump Allegedly Called 'Miss Piggy,' Is Ex-Miss Universe

Machado would suffer from eating disorders for years afterward. Nowhere in any of these "in-depth" pieces was there any mention of Machado's very colorful past. "He called this woman Miss Piggy". "I want to k...More..

Clinton seeks campaign lift from Sanders, Michelle Obama
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Clinton seeks campaign lift from Sanders, Michelle Obama

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is scheduled to team up with once-rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday at the University of New Hampshire for a rally. Bernie Sanders's initial efforts on behalf of his former primary r...More..

National child abuse inquiry loses another senior lawyer
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

National child abuse inquiry loses another senior lawyer

Enright said: "We call on the home secretary and chair of IICSA (the independent inquiry into child sexual abuse) to engage actively and urgently to find a way forward that secures the confidence of survivors a...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

India's PM Says Pakistan's Support of Terror Is Destabilizing Asia

Diplomatic tensions have spiked between India and Pakistan since the September 18 attack on an army base in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir in which 18 soldiers were killed. "Your (Pakistani) rulers speak of fighting ...More..

'Body in suitcase': Daughter 'killed mum then reported her missing months later'
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

'Body in suitcase': Daughter 'killed mum then reported her missing months later'

Moments earlier, 65-year-old Ah Ping Ban - her father and Ms Chen's former husband - appeared in the same dock on the same charge. Ms Chen's body was discovered after a local fisherman pulled the suitcase abo...More..

Clinton visits Iowa as early voting gets underway
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Clinton visits Iowa as early voting gets underway

Although the political map favours Mrs Clinton this year, Democrats are concerned that a lack of enthusiasm will keep their voters from showing up in the same numbers that led to Mr Obama's victories in the las...More..

Scary clown reports no laughing matter to professional performer
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Scary clown reports no laughing matter to professional performer

The first sighting was near the K-Mart store on Washington Street. As the number of sightings continues to grow, law enforcement agencies are warning residents of the national prank. "Just because they're dre...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Russia says ready to continue to work with United States on Syria

Russian deputy U.N. ambassador Evgeny Zagaynov told a meeting Wednesday of the U.N. Security Council on health care and armed conflict that similar "unacceptable" incidents have been carried out by the USA and ...More..

Judge bans publication of hacked Pippa Middleton photos
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Judge bans publication of hacked Pippa Middleton photos

He said Miss Middleton believes it is a "genuine hack" having seen a sample of photos sent to The Sun when they were offered for sale. The order handed down by Judge Philippa Whipple means that anyone w...More..

13 civilians killed in Afghan building airstrike
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

13 civilians killed in Afghan building airstrike

The U.S. military confirmed it had struck the Achin district of Nangarhar province, which is partly under the control of Islamic State extremists, as part of its counterterrorism mission in Afghanistan. Gen. ...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Tulsa shooting: Police officer charged with first-degree manslaughter

Prosecutors charged Shelby with first-degree manslaughter because she "acted unreasonable by escalating the situation from a confrontation with Mr. Crutcher, who was not responding to verbal commands and was ...More..

Five things to look out for in Jeremy Corbyn's conference speech today
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Five things to look out for in Jeremy Corbyn's conference speech today

Asked what he would say to people who are still concerned about the levels of migration to the country, Mr Corbyn told BBC Radio 4 's Today programme: "I ask them to consider what people who migrate to this co...More..