UN Says Over 400 Died in Sierra Leone Mudslides

He also bemoaned the story of six innocent children who went to study in the home of one of their brightest colleagues, and the young man who was due to get married today, saying that they all had their plans for the next day but were swept away from... More..

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Trump, Graham trade jabs on Twitter over Charlottesville
by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

Trump, Graham trade jabs on Twitter over Charlottesville

Trump reversed course on Tuesday during a heated impromptu press conference , where he again blamed "both sides" for violence, condemned the "alt-left"-a term coined by Fox News host Sean Hannity-and said th...More..

by | Friday, August 18, 2017

White nationalist Christopher Cantwell, who boasted of Charlottesville riot, cries for help

I hope that going forward, Christopher Cantwell's life looks like it does in this video-choking on his own self-righteousness and assumed victimhood, wondering if he's about to be arrested, despised by people...More..

Tropical depression expected east of Lesser Antilles
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Tropical depression expected east of Lesser Antilles

Rainfall warnings have been issued by Met Éireann for the counties of Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo as a low pressure area passes by Atlantic coasts. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administra...More..

China surpasses Japan to become biggest U.S. creditor
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

China surpasses Japan to become biggest U.S. creditor

US-China trade ties have come under pressure after US President Donald Trump on Monday directed US trade representative Robert Lighthizer to examine China's intellectual property practices, despite worries abou...More..

United Kingdom seeks new Customs union after Brexit
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

United Kingdom seeks new Customs union after Brexit

It comes after officials published the second Brexit negotiating position paper on the contentious issue of the Irish border, which includes preserving the Common Travel Area between the two countries . Th...More..

Van Drives Through Crowd In Barcelona; Police Label Terrorist Attack
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Van Drives Through Crowd In Barcelona; Police Label Terrorist Attack

The Catalan regional police force Mossos d'Esquadra informed of the incident, which took place in the tourist area of the Ramblas, close to Plaza de Catalunya in the heart of the city at around 17:00 local tim...More..

Central Intelligence Agency chief: No indication of imminent nuclear war with N. Korea
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Central Intelligence Agency chief: No indication of imminent nuclear war with N. Korea

Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo and Army Lieutenant General HR McMaster, Donald Trump's national security adviser, said the USA can no longer stand by as North Korea develops nuclear missiles. ...More..

Zimbabwe first lady wants diplomatic immunity over assault
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

Zimbabwe first lady wants diplomatic immunity over assault

AfriForum has announced that it is assisting Engels and says that if the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) fails to take action against Mugabe in the next three months, it will step in. The photographs sho...More..

US Security Leaders Say North Korea War Not Imminent, But Danger Looms
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

US Security Leaders Say North Korea War Not Imminent, But Danger Looms

Both Russia and China have previously denounced North Korea's missile launches, but have also called on the United States to halt military drills in the region. North Korea test-fired an intercontinental ...More..

NIA arrests Hurriyat terror financier Zahoor Watali in Srinagar
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

NIA arrests Hurriyat terror financier Zahoor Watali in Srinagar

Watali, who belongs to Srinagar , is accused of routing funds sourced from Pakistan to top Kashmiri separatists. Sources in NIA told Mirror that the properties of Zahoor Watali in Delhi , Mumbai, Chandigarh...More..

US JCS Chief: Military Option against N. Korea Will Be
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

US JCS Chief: Military Option against N. Korea Will Be "Horrific"

The visit is a part of his Asia tour, which started earlier this week in South Korea and will conclude in Japan, and follows fears of a military conflict between North Korea and the USA after a verbal spat betw...More..

United States designates Pakistan based terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen as Terrorist Organisation
by | Friday, August 18, 2017

United States designates Pakistan based terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen as Terrorist Organisation

The US declaration includes denying Hizbul Mujahideen any access to the country's financial system and freezing of all assets owned by the militant outfit that are subject to US jurisdiction. The group is one o...More..

Welcome Home Queen Lizzie
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Welcome Home Queen Lizzie

Leading Airman Liam Forgeron, 28, from Portchester, is an aircraft handler on board HMS Queen Elizabeth . For the last seven weeks she's been undergoing sea trials . A second carrier, HMS Prince of Wales , i...More..

'Son' Shah Rukh Khan pays visit to ill Dilip Kumar, see pics
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

'Son' Shah Rukh Khan pays visit to ill Dilip Kumar, see pics

Dilip Kum'ar tweeted about SRK dropping by to meet him and Saira Banu . Kumar's wife Saira calls Shahrukh as " Saab's mooh-bola beta". I cannot become like Dilip sahib and can't even think of it.' The actor s...More..

USCIRF Welcomes the State Department's International Religious Freedom Report for 2016
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

USCIRF Welcomes the State Department's International Religious Freedom Report for 2016

State Department said in an annual report released on Tuesday. " ISIS is clearly responsible for genocide against Yezidis, Christians and Shia Muslims in areas it controlled", Tillerson said in a state...More..

Trump orders faster permitting on infrastructure projects
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Trump orders faster permitting on infrastructure projects

Another flow chart , possibly 18-inches long, displayed how his new executive order will cut the approval process time to no more than two years. "Directing federal agencies to ignore the impact of floodin...More..

Red cross recovers 179 bodies from Sierra Leone mudslide
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Red cross recovers 179 bodies from Sierra Leone mudslide

Hundreds of bodies have been recovered from a mudslide in the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown . In 2015, flooding killed 10 people and made thousands homeless. It was one of Africa's deadliest mud...More..

Duterte lauds bloody Bulacan drug raids
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Duterte lauds bloody Bulacan drug raids

Police also claimed to have seized more than 200 grams of methamphetamine, 786 grams of marijuana, assorted firearms, grenades and ammunition. Several drug suspects have either been killed or arrested in rece...More..

Most Wanted Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist gunned down in Kashmir
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Most Wanted Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist gunned down in Kashmir

Top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Ayub Lelhari has been gunned down by security forces in an encounter that broke out between them and terrorists in Banderpora area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir , new...More..

Sessions to tout cities that help United States immigration authorities
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Sessions to tout cities that help United States immigration authorities

Sessions applauded Miami-Dade's decision to comply with Trump's immigration orders by ordering county officials earlier this year to hold people in jail for extra time if immigration authorities requested them....More..

London's Big Ben goes silent for four years
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

London's Big Ben goes silent for four years

The £29m conservation project includes the fix of the tower, which houses the Great Clock, and its bell. It will still sound for important events including New Year and Remembrance Sunday. But TUC health and ...More..

Blue Whale devours one more in Kerala? Kannur lad's death under scanner
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Blue Whale devours one more in Kerala? Kannur lad's death under scanner

It has been reported that around 130-150 suicides have taken place in Russian Federation and many central Asian countries like Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. "Later, a relative found him sitting at the edge of the ...More..

Amid Merger Efforts In AIADMK, A Twist From Sidelined Dinakaran
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Amid Merger Efforts In AIADMK, A Twist From Sidelined Dinakaran

Without naming Palaniswami or Panneerselvam , also a former chief minister who was ousted by Sasikala after Jayalalithaa's death, Dhinakaran said they were "committing mistakes". On the controversy over hi...More..

Angry Birds Set to Lay Golden Egg With $2 Billion IPO Value
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Angry Birds Set to Lay Golden Egg With $2 Billion IPO Value

For the quarter, Rovio brought in 86.2 million euros compared to 44.5 million euros in 2016. Rovio Entertainment is planning an initial public offering as early as September that could value it at about...More..

Mike Pence Slams Media for Condemning How Trump Reacted to Charlottesville Violence
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Mike Pence Slams Media for Condemning How Trump Reacted to Charlottesville Violence

Mike Pence continued his attempt to cover up for Donald Trump's refusal to directly rebuke racial terrorism committed in his name, but when challenged by a reporter on his claim that Trump had forcefully spo...More..

UK's post-Brexit customs plans are dismissed by EU
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

UK's post-Brexit customs plans are dismissed by EU

Once the period is over, the United Kingdom would seek to negotiate a "highly streamlined" border with the European Union , or a new kind of "partnership" characterised by the lack of customs borders. It also ...More..

Neo-nazi website is having problems finding a domain host
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Neo-nazi website is having problems finding a domain host

In a statement to TechCrunch , GoDaddy expanded on this by saying: "We have informed The Daily Stormer that they have 24 hours to move the domain to another provider, as they have violated our terms of s...More..

Big Ben to cease daily chime for 4 years
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Big Ben to cease daily chime for 4 years

That's because the clock tower Big Ben calls home will be undergoing extensive restoration work for the next four years. The regular chimes will "pause" next Monday until 2021 - the longest silent spell...More..

Ousted PM Sharif challenges disqualification verdict in SC
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Ousted PM Sharif challenges disqualification verdict in SC

The petitions have been made by Nawaz's lawyer Khawaja Harris with an aim to review and put a stay on further implementations of the Panamagate verdict. He argued that he did not hide the documents in his nomin...More..

Modi refers to 42-year-old project to attack previous governments
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Modi refers to 42-year-old project to attack previous governments

The Main Independence Day function was held at the Red Fort of the national capital where the Prime Minister hoisted the National Flag. Modi hailed Kashmir as paradise on Earth and the country wants to restor...More..

North Korea's envoys to key states summoned to Pyongyang for special meeting
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

North Korea's envoys to key states summoned to Pyongyang for special meeting

Tensions between the United States and North Korea escalated last week, after Pyongyang vowed to use any means possible to retaliate against the United States after the UNSC approved the new US-drafted s...More..

Donald Trump Retweets Man Calling Him 'Fascist'
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Donald Trump Retweets Man Calling Him 'Fascist'

The sheriff also questions Judge Bolton's approach to the case, saying she based her conviction on snippets of testimony that, when put in context, made clear Arpaio did not intend to break the court's order. "...More..

Obama's Charlottesville message one of the most liked tweets in history
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Obama's Charlottesville message one of the most liked tweets in history

The quote comes from Nelson Mandela's autobiography " Long Walk to Freedom ". "- Barack Obama (@BarackObama ) August 13, 2017 ".For love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite". T...More..

Dunford on North Korea: 'Get Out of This Situation Without a War'
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Dunford on North Korea: 'Get Out of This Situation Without a War'

Also attending the meeting were South Korean Defense Minister Song Young-moo and Army Chief Gen. With few options at his command, Moon has been encouraging Washington to talk directly to Pyongyang to resolv...More..

Protesters tear down Confederate monument in Durham, NC
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Protesters tear down Confederate monument in Durham, NC

The Durham protest was in response to a white nationalist rally held in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. On Saturday, white nationalists, neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members clashed with protesters...More..

North Korea delays plan to fire missiles toward Guam
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

North Korea delays plan to fire missiles toward Guam

Mattis said USA missile detection and tracking systems can determine swiftly whether a missile launched from North Korea is headed for US soil. His continual posturing stepped up a notch this week when he thr...More..

Police investigating after Lincoln Memorial defaced
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Police investigating after Lincoln Memorial defaced

To go to the site of the memorial to Abraham Lincoln and do that, that's disappointing". Preservation crews are already working hard to carefully remove the paint "using a gel-type architectural paint strippe...More..

The Taliban Just Sent a Letter to President Trump
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The Taliban Just Sent a Letter to President Trump

The Taliban warned against that option, saying that employing private troops would be a mistake and that the war could not be won utilizing "professional United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation tro...More..

Donald Trump Endorses Luther Strange by Talking About Himself
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Donald Trump Endorses Luther Strange by Talking About Himself

Mo Brooks , incumbent Sen. But it's former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore who's the apparent front-runner, with odd and US Rep. Mo Brooks trailing behind, reports Politico . Unusual has countered that ...More..

PM Modi speaks to Assam CM over incessant rains, assures support
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

PM Modi speaks to Assam CM over incessant rains, assures support

According to army based on a call for help from the civil administration people, the Division launched multiple teams in areas of Bodoland and Karbi Anglong Districts of Assam. "Teams of NDRF are in Bihar...More..

Sessions defends Trump statement on violence
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Sessions defends Trump statement on violence

On Sunday the White House emphasized that his statement included the white supremacists who staged the rally to protest the city-ordered removal of a statue of a Confederate army general who led southern ...More..

Police officer stabbed to death by suspected IS terrorist in Istanbul
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Police officer stabbed to death by suspected IS terrorist in Istanbul

The suspect was shot to death by police officers in the area. Anadolu Agency said. The sources said Istanbul anti-terror police arrested the suspect during an operation against ISIL earlier in the day، who wa...More..

President Mike Pence tempers Trump's threat of military intervention in Venezuela
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

President Mike Pence tempers Trump's threat of military intervention in Venezuela

Pence's comments came during a joint news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Sunday evening at the oceanfront presidential compound in Cartagena, where Santos later hosted Pence and his...More..

Marco Rubio target of possible Venezuelan assassination plot
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Marco Rubio target of possible Venezuelan assassination plot

According to the report, officials believe Diosdado Cabello , a top Venezuelan government official, may have already hired "unspecified Mexican nationals" to carry out his assassination plan. Rubio referred to...More..

How the USA would detect, try to shoot down North Korean missile
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

How the USA would detect, try to shoot down North Korean missile

In time you will be able to leave a fallout shelter, ' the pamphlet reads. And of course, President Donald Trump is a variable, San Nicolas said, adding that his incendiary words could play into the threats...More..

by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Scaramucci on Trump Charlottesville statement: The president "needed to be much harsher"

In Pelosi's statement, she claims that Trump's equivocations in his initial statement on the attack are "a direct reflection of the fact that his chief strategist, Steve Bannon , is an alt-right white suprem...More..

Driver in fatal Charlottesville wreck identified as James Alex Fields
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Driver in fatal Charlottesville wreck identified as James Alex Fields

Facts about the Charlottesville riot are not palatable to many, especially the association of the main accused 20-year-old Kentucky native James Alex #Fields who is charged with one count of second-degree ...More..

Kim Wall: Danish Submarine Was 'Deliberately Sunk'
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Kim Wall: Danish Submarine Was 'Deliberately Sunk'

When investigators on Saturday succeeded in resurfacing the submarine, they found the vessel unoccupied and called its sinking "allegedly a outcome of a deliberate act". However, a Swedish crime expert has told...More..

by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Central Intelligence Agency head expects more Nth Korea missile tests

The CIA has assessed that North Korea's Hwasong-14, the intercontinental ballistic missile tested twice in July, has the capability to reach the United States with a nuclear payload, according to The Diplomat'...More..