Japanese army helicopter crash sparks fire in residential area

Four people were present in the house when the helicopter crashed. The Defence Ministry said the co-pilot suffered heart and lung failure and was later pronounced dead, and the pilot was missing. Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera said the helicopte... More..

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The Spice Girls announce a reunion
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

The Spice Girls announce a reunion

Since then, there hasn't been any word on what they plan on doing now that they've made a decision to explore the opportunities available to one of the most successful and powerful girl groups of all-time, but ...More..

This is how Hrithik Roshan will look like in SUPER 30
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

This is how Hrithik Roshan will look like in SUPER 30

From what we have heard, the light-eyed hunk will be heading to Bhopal and Patna in the coming months where he will shoot for around 10 days each. "Being a rooted and passionate person myself, I feel that he wi...More..

Regime strikes kill 16 in Syria's Ghouta enclave
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Regime strikes kill 16 in Syria's Ghouta enclave

In apparent retaliation, rockets were fired on Damascus's Bab al-Touma neighbourhood, killing three civilians, the state news agency SANA reported. Assad and his allies have gained momentum in the seven-year-...More..

Kenyan broadcasters back on air after government block
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Kenyan broadcasters back on air after government block

However, CA continued to ignore the order since it issued on Thursday. The United States , the United Nations and former colonial ruler Britain strongly criticised the government's censorship. It was seen as a...More..

Russian fighter jet shot down over Syria, pilot killed
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Russian fighter jet shot down over Syria, pilot killed

The Trump Administration last week accused Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's Government of producing and using "new kinds of weapons" to deliver deadly chemical poisons. Videos circulating online showed the al...More..

PDP ex-spokesman Metuh obeys court, arrives on stretcher
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

PDP ex-spokesman Metuh obeys court, arrives on stretcher

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? "Even if your lordship decides to go on with this case, the defendant will not appreciate or understand the trial". Aside filing an...More..

Duterte slammed for response to Chinese activities in South China Sea
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Duterte slammed for response to Chinese activities in South China Sea

The Philippine Daily Inquirer says it now has proof: photographs obtained "from a source" and published on February 5. "This militarization - if you can call it militarization - did not happen during ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Trump declassifies GOP memo on Russian Federation probe

Wray's letter made no direct reference to the memo or Trump's comments, and did not suggest that he plans to leave. That adviser and the others weren't authorized to publicly discuss private conversatio...More..

Panic time: Democratic cash swamps House Republicans
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Panic time: Democratic cash swamps House Republicans

The time until the next funding deadline, possibly as long as six weeks, leaves an opening to consider competing immigration proposals, but success is far from assured. "If Democrats don't figure out a way to...More..

50-Car Pileup reported on I-35 in Iowa
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

50-Car Pileup reported on I-35 in Iowa

Highway near Grand Junction and Interstate 80 in Clive. "Snow is expected to continue Monday night in the northern and central Rockies and parts of the adjacent High Plains, while a separate area of snow swee...More..

Pradyuman case: No relief for accused
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Pradyuman case: No relief for accused

The central investigating agency is probing the role of the school and Gurugram police in the case which shocked the country in September past year. The accused's lawyer in the plea stated that in all cases w...More..

Malayalam poet attacked; 6 arrested
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Malayalam poet attacked; 6 arrested

Police in Kerala on Tuesday arrested six people for allegedly attacking noted Malayalam poet Kureepuzha Sreekumar in Kollam district for criticising right-wing outfits, a senior official said. The issue was...More..

Social media pioneers reject their creation
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Social media pioneers reject their creation

It sends a strong message that the tech experts that helped build Facebook and Google - the two largest digital advertising platforms in the world - are now calling into question the products that they helped...More..

Siddaramaiah says PM made baseless and irresponsible statement
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Siddaramaiah says PM made baseless and irresponsible statement

Thirty-eight per cent of business in the country is from Karnataka. " BJP continues to cheat the people of Karnataka", tweeted the official handle of the Karnataka Congress with the hashtag "Modi lies". Form...More..

Donald Trump Rejects New Bipartisan Immigration Bill
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Donald Trump Rejects New Bipartisan Immigration Bill

The McCain-Coons measure would allow so-called Dreamers who have enrolled in the DACA program to remain in the country and would also extend them the option of securing permanent USA citizenship. Around 700,0...More..

Iraqi spokesman confirms USA forces drawing down
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Iraqi spokesman confirms USA forces drawing down

It quoted Western contractors as saying that dozens of USA soldiers had been transported from Iraq to Afghanistan on daily flights in the past week, along with weapons and equipment. Enabled by accelerated suc...More..

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam goes on trial in Belgium
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam goes on trial in Belgium

The Belgian-born French national is facing charges of attempted terrorist murder of police officers and carrying banned weapons after he was discovered four months after the Paris attacks in Brussels . Abdes...More..

United Kingdom will not remain in the Customs Union after Brexit
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

United Kingdom will not remain in the Customs Union after Brexit

Terms of the transition deal will be on the negotiating table this week, with key issues up for debate including immigration, Britain's ability to strike third-party trade deals, and whether Britain will have t...More..

Melania swats Donald Trump's hand away from again
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Melania swats Donald Trump's hand away from again

As the two round the corner, Trump can be seen attempting to grab Melania's right hand, and failing. One toddler outstretched her arms to be held, a request the first lady granted, pulling the curly-haired blon...More..

Police Declare IBB's Spokesman Kassim Afegbua Wanted
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Police Declare IBB's Spokesman Kassim Afegbua Wanted

Jimoh Moshood, force spokesman, confirmed this Monday night. The statement read: "Prince Afegbua is a well known journalist and was a cabinet member of Edo state government with a known address in Benin, Edo ...More..

Pune: My academic career ruined, laments Pune girl labeled 'IS human bomb'
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Pune: My academic career ruined, laments Pune girl labeled 'IS human bomb'

Sadiya Shaikh at a press conference in Pune . It was found during the investigation that the girl said to be allegedly radicalised by the Islamic State had reached Kashmir to marry a local boy. Sadiya Anwar Sh...More..

President, First Lady making a stop in Southwest Ohio Monday
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

President, First Lady making a stop in Southwest Ohio Monday

He's referencing House Democratic leader 's labeling the tax-related bonuses "crumbs". "You're paychecks are going way up and you're tax cuts are going way done", President Trump said. He then asked: "We've m...More..

Terrorists open fire in Srinagar hospital, 1 cop dead
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Terrorists open fire in Srinagar hospital, 1 cop dead

The officer refuted media reports that the escaped militant had snatched the rifle of a policeman before escape. Two policemen were injured in the attack out of whom one succumbed to the attack and the injured ...More..

India Successfully Test-fires Short Range Nuclear Capable Agni-I Missile
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

India Successfully Test-fires Short Range Nuclear Capable Agni-I Missile

This is the 18th version of Agni missile, and is capable of reaching its target withing the parameters and the time limit that is set for it. The trial was conducted by The Strategic Forces Command of the Indi...More..

Maldives police arrest chief justice, another judge under state of emergency
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Maldives police arrest chief justice, another judge under state of emergency

In a statement, Department of State spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the United States "is troubled and disappointed" by reports of the state of emergency . The move gave sweeping powers to security forces to...More..

Locked Switch Blamed for Fatal Amtrak Crash
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Locked Switch Blamed for Fatal Amtrak Crash

Sumwalt said the NTSB will look at the operations of the trains, signals and schedules for the crews of each train, as is standard in any investigation. Amtrak President and Chief Executive Richard Anderson t...More..

CTD registers FIR against attack on Chinese nationals
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

CTD registers FIR against attack on Chinese nationals

While there was no claim of responsibility and the motive was not immediately clear, China in December warned its nationals in Pakistan of plans for imminent attacks on Chinese targets there. "The company has...More..

Josh McDaniels Could Be Staying With Patriots
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Josh McDaniels Could Be Staying With Patriots

McDaniels is heavily rumored to take over as head coach of the Indianapolis Colts and Patricia is supposed leave for the Lions gig. Patricia was in a somber mood when asked if this was his last game with th...More..

NJ will only ink contracts with firms that observe net neutrality
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

NJ will only ink contracts with firms that observe net neutrality

Supporters of net neutrality say the rules, which were adopted in 2015 under President Barack Obama, are necessary to ensure broadband companies don't abuse their power as gatekeepers of the internet. "And, it ...More..

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation observed
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation observed

Even as Tharoor sought to de-emphasise the communal aspect of the issue, he called the government's differing positions on triple talaq and FGM "a paradox". Is this primarily because the identities of ethnicity...More..

Former UNC Star Tyler Zeller Traded To Milwaukee Bucks
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Former UNC Star Tyler Zeller Traded To Milwaukee Bucks

This season with the Nets, Zeller appeared in 42 games (33 starts) and averaged 7.1 points and 4.6 rebounds in 16.7 minutes per game while shooting 54.6 percent overall. For Brooklyn, they got what they wante...More..

Poland's President Expected to Make Statement on Holocaust Bill on Tuesday
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Poland's President Expected to Make Statement on Holocaust Bill on Tuesday

Speaking at a press conference, Duda explained that the bill was not introduced in defiance of Poland's history but rather in defense of his country's suffering and worldwide reputation. I accepted an invi...More..

Alastair Leithead on the daring investigator who took on ivory poachers
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Alastair Leithead on the daring investigator who took on ivory poachers

He worked undercover in some of the world's most risky and hard places, photographing and documenting ivory markets, talking to traffickers and calculating black market prices to guide global conservation pol...More..

Toddler found frozen to death on front porch
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Toddler found frozen to death on front porch

The mother frantically called 911 Friday saying her daughter was "frozen". Wynter's mother told a 911 dispatcher that she had no idea how long the girl had been outside. Other neighbors also said they heard a...More..

Challenges are only just beginning, says Rahul Dravid
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Challenges are only just beginning, says Rahul Dravid

It was a record-breaking 4th U-19 World Cup title that India had won so far in the history. While asked about the biggest satisfaction in the tournament as a coach, Dravid looked beyond the trophy win. The pl...More..

Turkey-Netherlands row: Dutch ambassador withdrawn
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Turkey-Netherlands row: Dutch ambassador withdrawn

Turkey's Foreign Ministry said Monday Ankara will hold talks with Amsterdam if it takes concrete steps towards normalization of relations. "However, the diplomatic relations between the Netherlands and Turkey...More..

National Basketball Association roundup: Wizards beat Pacers, win 5th straight without Wall
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

National Basketball Association roundup: Wizards beat Pacers, win 5th straight without Wall

The Indiana Pacers announced that they'll be without their starting backcourt for Monday's game against the Washington Wizards , as both Darren Collison and Victor Oladipo have been ruled out for health...More..

Fatal stabbing in West Bank was 'resistance' to Trump - Hamas
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Fatal stabbing in West Bank was 'resistance' to Trump - Hamas

A 29 year-old father of four was stabbed to death outside the Jewish West Bank community of Ariel as he waited for a bus, The Times of Israel reported Monday. Accompanied by bulldozers and drones during the...More..

John Engler names Bill Beekman as interim athletic director
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

John Engler names Bill Beekman as interim athletic director

Beekman also served briefly as the school's acting president following the resignation of Lou Anna K. Simon. Beekman will keep his role as vice president of the school and secretary of its board when the sear...More..

Alito denies GOP request to stay Pennsylvania order in partisan gerrymandering case
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Alito denies GOP request to stay Pennsylvania order in partisan gerrymandering case

In a statement, the state's top Republican lawmakers, Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati and House Speaker Mike Turzai, said they still believe the Pennsylvania Supreme Court exceeded its authority. "W...More..

Metal Gear Solid 5's Nuclear Disarmament ending randomly unlocked on PC
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Metal Gear Solid 5's Nuclear Disarmament ending randomly unlocked on PC

Some players have also laid out detailed complaints that certain players' nukes are impossible to disarm thanks to a seeming glitch in the server code. Theories on why the cut-scene was unlocked range from Ko...More..

PM Modi's West Asia Visit: Faith And Diplomacy To Go Hand-In-Hand
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

PM Modi's West Asia Visit: Faith And Diplomacy To Go Hand-In-Hand

India on Monday said it had "de-hyphenated" its relationship with Palestine and Israel , with senior officials of the ministry of external affairs (MEA) saying that ties with both are "exclusive and independen...More..

Kashmir is a lifeline for Pakistan: Khawaja Asif
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Kashmir is a lifeline for Pakistan: Khawaja Asif

The Prime Minister, referring to the PaK Assembly and Council, said the house had been a seat of unanimity among different Kashmiri leaders, who lent unequivocal support to the people in the Indian Administrate...More..

Wigglesworth in as England waits on Youngs injury
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Wigglesworth in as England waits on Youngs injury

The scan Youngs had yesterday confirmed numerous fears England had as he lay on the turf of the Stadio Olimpico, screaming in agony after his leg had been caught at an unnatural angle underneath Simone Ferrar...More..

China to block access to foreign crypto exchanges, ICOs
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

China to block access to foreign crypto exchanges, ICOs

China is all set to block all websites related to cryptocurrency trading and initial coin offerings (ICOs) in what is seen as the government's attempt to wipe out the virtual currency market in the country. Fro...More..

MLA filmed cutting clamp from his auto
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

MLA filmed cutting clamp from his auto

In a video obtained by the Sunday Life , Gerry Kelly appears to be kneeling down to remove the orange device from the vehicle's right-hand wheel, before placing it against a nearby wall. "The matter has been...More..

Di Biagio for Italy friendlies
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Di Biagio for Italy friendlies

The Italian federation (FIGC) announced the country's U21 coach will take the senior side for the two matches on Monday. Former AC Milan defender Costacurta has been given the task of finding a replacement fo...More..

Man opens gunfire outside Iranian presidential building in Tehran
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Man opens gunfire outside Iranian presidential building in Tehran

Iran's judiciary is dominated by hardliners, who are not only opposed to the reformist agenda of President Hassan Rowhani but are also against the landmark nuclear deal reached in 2015 between Tehran and the ...More..

Colorado Deputy Killed After Responding To Vehicle Theft
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Colorado Deputy Killed After Responding To Vehicle Theft

One woman whose husband worked with Deputy Flick remembered him fondly. A second deputy was wounded by gunfire and a Colorado Springs officers was also wounded, KKTV reported . " Deputy Flick was an o...More..