Lebanon's Hariri: I Announced Resignation from Saudi Arabia to Create Positive Shock

Saudi envoy Nizar al-Aloula reiterated the support of Saudi Arabia for Lebanon's sovereignty and stability during his meeting with Lebanese President Michel Aoun at Baabda palace on Monday, the state news agency NNA reported. Western officials have... More..

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With assistant Manafort gates intend to withdraw fraud charges
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

With assistant Manafort gates intend to withdraw fraud charges

Trump has on numerous occasions attacked Mueller's investigation and stated that there was no collusion between Moscow and his campaign. A federal judge nixed 22 tax and bank-fraud charges Tuesday against the...More..

Norway Plans To Spend $12.7 Million Improving The Global Seed Vault
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Norway Plans To Spend $12.7 Million Improving The Global Seed Vault

Over the decade-long history of the vault , only one institution has withdrawn seeds: the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA ), whose own seed bank in Syria became unabl...More..

Prezzo is set to close up to 100 of its restaurants
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Prezzo is set to close up to 100 of its restaurants

The restaurants' private equity firm owner, TPG Capital of the United States of America, is said to be poised to launch a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) "in the next few days" as it looks to restructure ...More..

Ruling BJD candidate wins Bijepur Assembly bypoll defeating BJP
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Ruling BJD candidate wins Bijepur Assembly bypoll defeating BJP

Biju Janata Dal ( BJD ) snatched Bijepur assembly seat from Congress after a gap of 15 years. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had spent a night in the constituency during his hectic two-day schedule ...More..

6 facts about Brad Parscale, digital guru to lead Trump 2020 campaign
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

6 facts about Brad Parscale, digital guru to lead Trump 2020 campaign

Parscale subsequently named Michael Glassner - Trump's current campaign committee executive director and 2016 deputy campaign manager - as chief operating officer of the 2020 re-election bid. But after his...More..

Latte levy: Starbucks' five pence coffee cup charge starts today
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Latte levy: Starbucks' five pence coffee cup charge starts today

These campaigns were built on the startling fact that of the 5,000 coffee cups discarded each minute in the United Kingdom, less than 1% recycled. In addition to its ongoing efforts to reduce material waste - s...More..

Piyush Goyal, Devendra Fadnavis inaugurate new Elphinstone foot-over bridge
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Piyush Goyal, Devendra Fadnavis inaugurate new Elphinstone foot-over bridge

Railway minister Piyush Goyal and CM Devendra Fadnavis traveled to Parel in a train to inaugurate the bridge, bringing joy to commuters and new-found respect for defense personnel. The new Elphinstone bridg...More..

84.86 percent voter turnout in M'laya: CM hopeful of winning
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

84.86 percent voter turnout in M'laya: CM hopeful of winning

Shillong: Election authorities in poll-bound Meghalaya seized over Rs 38 lakh in cash from East Khasi Hills district on Monday, just a day of the polling for the state Assembly . I am confident people will vo...More..

Clouds return today, rain returns tomorrow
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Clouds return today, rain returns tomorrow

Still, overall, our skies should stay mostly cloudy tonight with low temperatures not getting too cold, generally in the mid to upper 30s. Rain will continue Sunday afternoon in on & off fashion, and shou...More..

Teddy Bridgewater Rumors: Vikings QB 'Expected' to Enter Free Agency
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Teddy Bridgewater Rumors: Vikings QB 'Expected' to Enter Free Agency

After months of speculation over whether Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's rookie deal would toll - keeping him under contract for another season in Minneapolis - it appears we're closer to ...More..

Erdogan 'martyrdom' comments over six-year-old girl criticised
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Erdogan 'martyrdom' comments over six-year-old girl criticised

The country has waged a military campaign against Syrian Kurdish troops tied to rebels who are fighting inside Turkey. "If she's martyred, they'll lay a flag on her", he told the sobbing girl at a televised...More..

BSE waives transaction fees for stocks in benchmark index
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

BSE waives transaction fees for stocks in benchmark index

The index had gained 626.25 points in the past two sessions on the back of unabated buying by domestic institutional investors. Sector-wise, S&P BSE automobile stocks rose by 540.83 points, banking index by 4...More..

Univ. of San Diego basketball coach arrested in Oakland for domestic violence
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Univ. of San Diego basketball coach arrested in Oakland for domestic violence

According to his official profile , Lamont, 42, is married to Kimberly Smith and the couple has two daughters, Payton and Olivia. He was arrested at Oakland International Airport before his team flew back t...More..

Ousted Pakistan PM's brother becomes party leader, now closer to power
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Ousted Pakistan PM's brother becomes party leader, now closer to power

Sharif and party officials have painted the Supreme Court verdicts as judicial overreach and a political conspiracy, insinuating that elements of Pakistan's powerful military establishment are working against ...More..

Russian Federation vetoes resolution blaming Iran for arming Yemen's Houthis
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Russian Federation vetoes resolution blaming Iran for arming Yemen's Houthis

Britain's United Nations delegation, which drafted the vetoed resolution , had sought to secure Russia's support by removing language condemning Iran for allegedly allowing the transfer of Iranian arms t...More..

White House: Talks with North Korea must lead to ending nuclear program
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

White House: Talks with North Korea must lead to ending nuclear program

In a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in shortly before the Olympic closing ceremony on Sunday, Kim Yong Chol, now vice chairman of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party Central Committee, said th...More..

Mediterranean diet as good as vegetarian for a healthy heart
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Mediterranean diet as good as vegetarian for a healthy heart

Healthy dieters reduced their risk factors for heart disease like weight and body fat equally when they followed a vegetarian diet that included eggs and dairy or with a Mediterranean diet that emphasized o...More..

Ontario's integrity commissioner investigating complaint against Brown
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Ontario's integrity commissioner investigating complaint against Brown

He outlined all the candidates in his statement and outlined how each are in a position to defeat what he referred to as the corrupt and wasteful government. By now it would be hard to find anyone in this provi...More..

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S with Snapdragon 845 officially unveiling on March 27th
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S with Snapdragon 845 officially unveiling on March 27th

The first-gen Mi Mix made the bezel-less display mainstream, and the Mi Mix 2S will take it up a notch, with even slimmer bezels. Donovan Sung, Xiaomi's spokesperson and product management director, post...More..

Jacinda Ardern: 'creepy' interview with pregnant New Zealand PM sparks outrage
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Jacinda Ardern: 'creepy' interview with pregnant New Zealand PM sparks outrage

In one instance, reporter Charles Wooley tells Ardern he has never met a prime minister "so young", "so smart", and "so attractive". The interview faced derision from many New Zealanders, who on social me...More..

Delhi CS 'assault': Employees demand action against Kejriwal, Sisodia
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Delhi CS 'assault': Employees demand action against Kejriwal, Sisodia

The chief secretary had alleged on February 20 that he was beaten up by two AAP MLAs Amanatullah Khan and Prakash Jarwal at Kejriwal's residence, where he had been called for an emergency meeting. Bureauc...More..

Supreme Court rejects bond hearings for detained non-citizens
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Supreme Court rejects bond hearings for detained non-citizens

In its ruling, the court affirmed the right of the government to detain immigrants while it determines whether they should be allowed in the country. Justice Elena Kagan sat out the case, possibly because she w...More..

Ivanka Trump attends Big Air Olympic final
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Ivanka Trump attends Big Air Olympic final

Risch arrived in South Korea almost a week after he warned an worldwide security conference in Munich, Germany, about a confrontation of " biblical proportions " between the United States and North Korea if...More..

Pyongyang ready to open talks with United States, official says
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Pyongyang ready to open talks with United States, official says

Also on Sunday, Mr Moon met a senior North Korean delegation led by a blacklisted general before the Winter Olympics closing ceremony, which will also be attended by U.S. Trump warned over the weekend that ...More..

Iraq Sentences Turkish ISIS Brides To Death By Hanging
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Iraq Sentences Turkish ISIS Brides To Death By Hanging

The Iraqi court said the death sentence of the 16 Turkish women can be appealed. Some of the women, between the ages of 20 and 50, were accompanied by young children. Human Rights Watch has raised concerns ...More..

UK Officials Release Statements Regarding Yahoo Sports Report
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

UK Officials Release Statements Regarding Yahoo Sports Report

Yahoo's article details expense reports from former National Basketball Association agent Andy Miller , whose agency was raided by federal investigators previous year, and his former associate Christian Daw...More..

Twins sign Logan Morrison
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Twins sign Logan Morrison

Wolfson reported Sunday that the deal is a 1-year pact with a vesting option for a second season, which could escalate to a total of $16.5 million over the 2 years. He's likely due for some regression from his ...More..

Olympics unlikely to spur North, South Korea cooperation, top GOP senator says
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Olympics unlikely to spur North, South Korea cooperation, top GOP senator says

The elder daughter of President Donald Trump watched the closing ceremony in the same box as South Korean President Moon Jae-In and top North Korean official Kim Yong Chol. Analysts say the North's overtures ...More..

Ivanka Trump concludes South Korea visit, hopes to return
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Ivanka Trump concludes South Korea visit, hopes to return

Pyongyang has frequently said it is willing to talk without preconditions, but Washington says it must first take concrete steps towards denuclearisation. The South Korean president must make headway before the...More..

Elderly woman dead in Logan County, KY after possible tornado
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Elderly woman dead in Logan County, KY after possible tornado

Authorities say Combs' husband was outside and was not seriously injured. The fifth death was in northeast Arkansas , where an 83-year-old man was killed after high winds toppled a trailer home. The National...More..

S. Korea: N. Korea willing to talk with US
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

S. Korea: N. Korea willing to talk with US

Within hours, the White House responded with a statement saying the "United States, our Olympic Host the Republic of Korea, and the global community broadly agree that denuclearization must be the result of any...More..

South Korean MPs demand execution of North's Olympic delegate
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

South Korean MPs demand execution of North's Olympic delegate

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said he hoped relations between North Korea and South Korea would improve, and the North Korean delegation said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un felt the same way, accor...More..

Severed head found: Japan police quiz USA man
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Severed head found: Japan police quiz USA man

On Saturday, officers found what is believed to be the head of the woman inside a suitcase in a residence in Osaka's Nishinari Ward. The woman posted on social media that she was planning to meet with a man...More..

Residents dip into the cold for Special Olympics
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Residents dip into the cold for Special Olympics

Saturday. Wood isn't plunging, but she volunteers with the event and said it's an important lesson for young children. The first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull hosted by the Biloxi Police Department was held...More..

Trump daughter at Olympics 'to pressure Kim'
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Trump daughter at Olympics 'to pressure Kim'

Ivanka Trump cheers on USA athletes and meets with South Korean officials; Greg Palkot reports on how US officials are addressing tensions with North Korea. "The latest sanctions are the strongest that we hav...More..

Delta, United ending group travel discount for NRA members
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Delta, United ending group travel discount for NRA members

First National Bank of Omaha , Delta , United , Hertz , Enterprise and Symantec , among several others, have said they would part ways with the NRA . The NRA was advertising a Hertz partnership on i...More..

Heated tweets frame latest memos released on Russian Federation investigation
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Heated tweets frame latest memos released on Russian Federation investigation

President Donald Trump's approval for the public posting of the counter-memo came after an agreement was reached on redacting parts of an earlier version for national security reasons. "Frankly, that the Whit...More..

Use Artificial Intelligence technology to aid farmers, divyangs, PM Modi tells scientists
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Use Artificial Intelligence technology to aid farmers, divyangs, PM Modi tells scientists

He then left for Auroville (City of Dawn) International Township situated in neighbouring Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu where he will participate in its golden jubilee celebrations. "Though nations that g...More..

Gus Kenworthy Jokingly Tells Adam Rippon To 'Stop Calling Him'
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Gus Kenworthy Jokingly Tells Adam Rippon To 'Stop Calling Him'

Considering the North Korean delegation and their cheerleaders will be back for the Closing Ceremony, it would be unwise for him to make an appearance. It became even more politically charged when Vice Presiden...More..

England's Pepperell edges Fisher for maiden European Tour title
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

England's Pepperell edges Fisher for maiden European Tour title

It all came down to the final hole, and while Pepperell could do no better than a level-par at the closing par-five, thankfully for him, Fisher had to settle for a par as well after both men chose to lay up. "R...More..

Gaza fishermen on strike to protest Israeli attack on fishing boat
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Gaza fishermen on strike to protest Israeli attack on fishing boat

After Israel's devastating military onslaught against Hamas-run Gaza in mid-2014, in which some 2,150 Palestinians were killed, Israel began allowing Palestinian fishermen to fish up to six nautical miles off t...More..

2 cops killed, dozens of terrorists on prowl in Srinagar
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

2 cops killed, dozens of terrorists on prowl in Srinagar

The terrorists also ran away with his rifle. The first attack occurred in the afternoon when militants fired the sentry guarding the revered Sufi shrine of Hazrat Shekih Noor-Ud-Din Noorani at Charar-e-Sharie...More..

Russia's Su-57 fleet in Syria expands to four stealth jets
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Russia's Su-57 fleet in Syria expands to four stealth jets

Yevgeniy Prigozhin was also in close contact with Russian officials before the attack and told a Syrian official that he had "secure permission" from a Russian minister for a "fast and strong" action that would...More..

North Korea willing to hold talks with USA, says South Korea
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

North Korea willing to hold talks with USA, says South Korea

The North Korean athletes waved their own flag alongside South Korean athletes and their flag. As the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang came to a close on Sunday, there were murmurings of intent to bring the...More..

7.5 magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

7.5 magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea

The location of a 7.5 magnitude quake in Papua New Guinea on Sunday. The natural disaster, which occurred at 1744GMT, had a depth of 35 kilometres (22 miles), it added. Caruso said there was no tsunami danger...More..

Five injured after Leicester blast
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Five injured after Leicester blast

A local hospital said four patients were in a critical condition and fifth person had also been brought in for treatment by police. Dramatic footage and pictures shows raging flames tearing through the conven...More..

Kohli, Dhoni rested for tri-series T20
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Kohli, Dhoni rested for tri-series T20

Since he was not going to recover in time for the series, the selectors have opted for off-spinning all-rounders Washington Sundar and Deepak Hooda. Hooda was in terrific form in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, scor...More..

by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

'The Simpsons' predicted the United States' curling gold medal in 2010

Olympic team. Even reaching the finals felt like quite an accomplishment for the American team, considering the way it started this tournament. Kim opened the scoring for the South Koreans, but Sweden dre...More..

Fiery Campaign for Election in Meghalaya, Nagaland Draws to End
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Fiery Campaign for Election in Meghalaya, Nagaland Draws to End

Labelled by the Congress as a "hardcore Hindu party" with a divisive agenda, the BJP had been struggling to dovetail its Hindutva image with a pro-minority face. Speaking on the occasion, Mukul said, 'Whatever ...More..