Reporters Without Borders accuses Israel of deliberately targeting journalists

The Islamic group hopes the mass protests can create pressure to break a border blockade enforced by Israel and Egypt since 2007, without having to succumb to demands that it disarm. Israel has no official death toll figures. At the same time, t... More..

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German police foil Berlin half-marathon attack plan
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

German police foil Berlin half-marathon attack plan

The newspaper reports the men have suspected links to a Tunisian man who killed 12 people in the city in a December 2016 truck attack. German police observe the half-marathon in front of the Berlin Cathedra...More..

Arizona National Guard troops to be deployed to the border with Mexico
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Arizona National Guard troops to be deployed to the border with Mexico

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said earlier on Wednesday that the White House was working with governors across the country and that the deployment hopefully begins "immediately". A Defense Depart...More..

Mannsville Family Loses Home in Fire
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Mannsville Family Loses Home in Fire

They also say the fire does appear to be suspicious. Three other children, Devonte, 15, Hannah, 16, and Sierra, 12, were not found and are feared to be dead. Sarah Hart also pleaded guilty to a domestic assault...More..

Narendra Modi ignored Dalit issues, say BJP MP
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Narendra Modi ignored Dalit issues, say BJP MP

Addressing BJP MPs on the party's 38th foundation day, Modi said parliamentary proceedings stooped to a new low owing to the conduct of the Congress . This is not because we made a mistake. Several Dalit lea...More..

Table tennis: Manika and co. stun favourites Singapore to seal historic gold
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Table tennis: Manika and co. stun favourites Singapore to seal historic gold

Paddler Manika Batra inspired India to a historic gold medal with her stunning singles victories, fashioning an unthinkable 3-1 win over formidable Singapore in the final of the women's team event at the Co...More..

Stunning Lionel Messi hat-trick sees Barcelona equal unbeaten Liga record
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Stunning Lionel Messi hat-trick sees Barcelona equal unbeaten Liga record

Spanish giants Barcelona defeated Leganes in their La Liga matchday 31st clash at the Camp Nou . And on Ousmane Dembélé, he added that "he did very well in attack and also got well involved in our defensive ...More..

Offa robbery: Seven suspects arrested - CP
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Offa robbery: Seven suspects arrested - CP

The robbers then invaded the community police station known as Owode Police Station where some police officers and a few civilians were shot dead. Addressing journalists on Saturday, Commissioner of Police in...More..

Pogba The Hero As Manchester United Delay Manchester City's Title Celebrations
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Pogba The Hero As Manchester United Delay Manchester City's Title Celebrations

What could possibly go wrong? It was fearless considering how poor they were in the first half. United was being embarrassed. "He said "we don't want to be the clowns who are sort of standing there watching t...More..

by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

US, China stay guarded on talks amid trade war fears

Kudlow, a new hire to the president's economic team and a committed free-trader, said Trump is in regular contact with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. exports . "However, as a whole we feel this is not po...More..

by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Trump touts falling aluminum prices as reason to not fear tariffs

But China said earlier Friday that that it would "counterattack with great strength". On Friday, China's Commerce Ministry urged the European Union to "act together" with Beijing to counter Washington mov...More..

by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Israel defence minister says 'no naive people' in Gaza

The deaths raised to at least 31 the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli fire since late last month. But the toll of those killed and wounded on 30 March - more than 750 people were injured by gunfir...More..

Spy poisoning: Russian Embassy requests meeting with Johnson
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Spy poisoning: Russian Embassy requests meeting with Johnson

The Russian embassy published a statement saying that its interaction with the Foreign Office over the incident had been " utterly unsatisfactory " and it was "high time" the foreign secretary met with Alexa...More..

Viktor Orban predicted to win third term in Hungary elections
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Viktor Orban predicted to win third term in Hungary elections

Voting will end on Sunday evening. After building razor-wire fences on the country's southern borders in 2015 to divert the migrant flow, Orban has constructed a grand conspiracy theory. "The "Stop Soros" p...More..

Klobuchar applauds Facebook changes for political transparency
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Klobuchar applauds Facebook changes for political transparency

Facebook is working to strengthen its system ahead of this year's USA midterm elections and other elections around the world. "Any advertiser who doesn't pass will be prohibited from running political or is...More..

India kick off CWG hockey gold quest with Pak clash
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

India kick off CWG hockey gold quest with Pak clash

South African Mona Pretorius hit a personal best in her final attempt to win the bronze medal. "I know it's bad to wish ill for someone but I couldn't help it", Lather said breaking into a laughter after the ...More..

'Black Panther' Sinks 'Titanic' To Become Third-Biggest Domestic Movie In History
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

'Black Panther' Sinks 'Titanic' To Become Third-Biggest Domestic Movie In History

In by MoviePass (and its majority owner Helios and Matheson Analytics), " Black Panther " was listed as the service's highest-selling movie with over 1 million tickets sold (in the period since August, when M...More..

Facebook will introduce an
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Facebook will introduce an "unsend" option, after backlash about Zuckerberg's disappearing messages

In Canada, we've been testing a new feature called view ads that lets you see the ads a Page is running - even if they are not in your News Feed. Zuckerberg is scheduled to testify before Congress on April 10 a...More..

by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

There are no innocent people in Gaza: Israel defence minister Avigdor Lieberman

According to the Palestinian Health Ministry, 10 people were killed during clashes between protestors and the Israeli army and more than 1300 injured, 491 of whom were shot with live bullets. There have been no...More..

Andhra Pradesh special status: TDP MPs detained for protesting outside PM's residence
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Andhra Pradesh special status: TDP MPs detained for protesting outside PM's residence

All the MPs - including former Union Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and JC Diwakar Reddy - were bundled into a bus by police from Race Course Road in the heart of Delhi from where they set out to reach the Prime...More..

North Korea calls imprisoned ex-South Korean president traitor
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

North Korea calls imprisoned ex-South Korean president traitor

Park was acquitted in at least two of the charges, including abuse of power relating to forcing the Hyundai auto company to run ads for the company owned by Choi. According to law experts, Park has continued to...More..

by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

United States imposes new sanctions on some Russian leaders, entities

Russia's state arms exporter, a key tool in Putin's efforts to support the modernization of his own military by selling advanced hardware around the world, was also added to the sanctions list . Elizabeth Rose...More..

by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

"I Am A Hindu Vaishnav, Not Jain": Amit Shah

Clarifying his comments about the Opposition as snakes and mongooses, he said parties such as SP, BSP, Congress and Trinamool Congress, never come together. Sharma said Congress president Rahul Gandhi has...More..

US, North Korea in Secret, Direct Talks
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

US, North Korea in Secret, Direct Talks

CNN on Saturday quoted multiple government officials familiar with the discussions as saying that the talks are a sign that planning for the highly anticipated meeting is progressing. The Mongolian capital Ulaa...More..

Blackbuck poaching case: Salman Khan granted bail by Jodhpur court
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Blackbuck poaching case: Salman Khan granted bail by Jodhpur court

Salman was lodged in the Jodhpur Central Jail as Qaidi No. 106. The District and Sessions Court Judge Ravindra Kumar Joshi who had originally reserved the bail plea hearing on Friday was transferred to Si...More..

Hillary Clinton Jokes That Fox News Is 'Trying To Impeach Me'
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Hillary Clinton Jokes That Fox News Is 'Trying To Impeach Me'

News of the memo immediately rocked the polls and began shifting the balance in Trump's favor, though a majority of electoral forecasts from legacy media outlets still predicted Clinton would emerge victorious ...More..

Z and David Letterman Open Up About Their Past Infidelity
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Z and David Letterman Open Up About Their Past Infidelity

In a tell-all chat with the New York Times previous year, Jay Z reveals he shut down his emotions and pushed his wife away when he addressed issues from his past. Rapper Jay-Z performs at Bercy stadium in P...More..

Michigan To Close Flint's Free Bottled Water Sites
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Michigan To Close Flint's Free Bottled Water Sites

Reese teamed up with artist Mel Chin for the creation of Flint Fit; a collection of clothes created from the remnants of water bottles used by residents who were affected by the water crisis in Flint, Teen...More..

Windsor hockey community reacts to Humboldt Broncos tragedy
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Windsor hockey community reacts to Humboldt Broncos tragedy

Among the dead who have been identified, are head coach Darcy Haugan, Broncos captain Logan Schatz, forward Jaxon Joseph and play-by-play broadcaster Tyler Bieber. RCMP said he was briefly in custody after th...More..

Twitter Calls Trump A 'Coward' For Ditching Correspondents' Dinner
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Twitter Calls Trump A 'Coward' For Ditching Correspondents' Dinner

Mr Trump , renowned for his agnostic relationship with the media, a year ago became the first president to snub the century-old annual gala since Ronald Reagan , who in 1981 was recovering from an assassinati...More..

China Vows to Fight US on Trade 'at Any Cost'
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

China Vows to Fight US on Trade 'at Any Cost'

United States trade dispute with China has rattled global financial markets and raised fears among United States farmers and businesses that depend on access to the Chinese market. Following a thorough invest...More..

Trump Slams CNN Report Claiming He Wanted Replace Sessions with Pruitt
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Trump Slams CNN Report Claiming He Wanted Replace Sessions with Pruitt

City Attorney Dennis Herrera accused the Trump administration of "trying to gut protections for the poor, people of color and people with disabilities under the guise of regulatory reform". Sessions would rec...More..

Fresh air strikes pound eastern Ghouta after peace talks falter
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Fresh air strikes pound eastern Ghouta after peace talks falter

The political official of Jaish al-Islam said the chemical attack had killed 100 people. "Entire families in shelters gassed to death in Douma EastGhouta hiding in their cellars, suffocated from the poisonous...More..

Fresh air strikes kill eight in Syria's rebel town of Douma
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Fresh air strikes kill eight in Syria's rebel town of Douma

The Union of Medical Care and Relief Organisations (UOSSM), which has links to opposition forces in the region, told Sky News that at least 70 people had been killed in the strike in Douma, Eastern Gouta, with ...More..

Taking on 'adult-themed' party bus in Illinois Reaches Three; Imagine sought
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Taking on 'adult-themed' party bus in Illinois Reaches Three; Imagine sought

The Rockford Police Department is asking for the public's help with providing information regarding the investigation. "Obviously, there's an individual out there that gets ... "The shooting happened within t...More..

Spanish LaLiga match report FC Barcelona v Leganes 07 April 2018
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Spanish LaLiga match report FC Barcelona v Leganes 07 April 2018

Barca, who ironically began their unbeaten run with a 3-2 win over La Real on April 15 a year ago, can set a new record at home to Valencia next Saturday. Barcelona's defence has been their great strength, but...More..

Bone-chilling wind chills today… snow by the end of the weekend
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Bone-chilling wind chills today… snow by the end of the weekend

Somewhat milder air moves in for Tuesday , with highs in the upper 40s to near 50 degrees. All precipitation moves out by the evening hours Saturday with plenty of sunshine Sunday . and 9 a.m., making for...More..

Father accused of killing 5-year-old boy with autism in Tennessee
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Father accused of killing 5-year-old boy with autism in Tennessee

The Tennessee father of a 5-year-old boy with autism admitted to killing the child on Saturday, police say. According to a TBI release, Daniels is in the Dickson County Jail on a $1,000,000 bond. TBI did not sp...More..

Congressman pulls out gun during meeting with constituents
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Congressman pulls out gun during meeting with constituents

Both Ms Giffords and her husband, retired NASA astronaut Mark Kelly, are longtime gun owners. Gabby Giffords by brandishing a loaded handgun at a meeting with constituents in his SC district - and suggesting ...More..

Sergei Skripal's cat and guinea pigs are dead, United Kingdom says
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Sergei Skripal's cat and guinea pigs are dead, United Kingdom says

Just hours before appearing on Russian state television, Viktoria Skripal claimed Yulia, 33, was desperate to see her family and knew her future lay in her native country. In it, Yulia said she would be dischar...More..

Rain is expected in the Valley throughout the weekend
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Rain is expected in the Valley throughout the weekend

According to meteorologist, Wesla English, Kelowna is in the middle of an active weather pattern with multiple systems moving inland. Overnight, temperatures will not be as cold, in the upper 30s and low 40s. M...More..

Facebook Plans To Let Everyone Unsend Messages, Will Stop Zuckerberg Until Then
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Facebook Plans To Let Everyone Unsend Messages, Will Stop Zuckerberg Until Then

It comes as Facebook's Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said Facebook should have conducted an audit after learning that a political consultancy improperly accessed user data almost three years ago. In...More..

by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

"Amit Shah Equating Opposition With Animals Disrespectful": Rahul Gandhi

At an earlier rally in Kolar, he said the PM was "insulting Dalits and BR Ambedkar" every day. "Nirav Modi is an example, Vijay Mallya, Lalit Modi, Piyush Goyal. It's everybody. The thing is that the BJP peop...More..

Trump thanks crews for stopping fire at Trump Tower on Saturday
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Trump thanks crews for stopping fire at Trump Tower on Saturday

Photos posted on Twitter show flames and smoke coming out of windows at the midtown skyscraper. President Donald Trump has an office and home in the building, but he was not in the building Saturday. This c...More..

China Moves to Unite WTO Members Against US Protectionist Policy
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

China Moves to Unite WTO Members Against US Protectionist Policy

Mr Trump had previously called the organisation a "catastrophe" and said that it "makes it impossible for us [the US] to do good business". "The list of proposed measures recently published by the United Stat...More..

US Treasury Dept. sanctions Russian oligarchs, companies over malign activity
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

US Treasury Dept. sanctions Russian oligarchs, companies over malign activity

Assets of those targeted in the United States have been blocked, and all USA -based entities are forbidden from doing business with them. "I'd love to do it", Trump said , noting that his lawyers told ...More..

Weather Authority: More spring snow possible Saturday, Monday
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Weather Authority: More spring snow possible Saturday, Monday

Overall, a seasonable spring day. So we'll continue to monitor trends and keep a chance of snow in the forecast, mainly for areas south of the Lehigh Valley, but with any luck, Saturday is mostly flake-free...More..

Gaza buries journalist killed while covering mass protests
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Gaza buries journalist killed while covering mass protests

Yaser Murtaja , 30, a cameraman for Palestinian Ain Media , was the 29th Palestinian killed . Thousands of Palestinians had marched to the border at the start of a six-week protest, dubbed 'The Great M...More..

Russian envoy requests meeting with Johnson on poisoning
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Russian envoy requests meeting with Johnson on poisoning

The British Foreign Office confirmed it had received the request for a meeting between Alexander Yakovenko and Mr Johnson and would be responding in due course. The Russian Embassy has repeatedly said it reque...More..

Two US Soldiers Killed in Helicopter Crash in Kentucky State
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Two US Soldiers Killed in Helicopter Crash in Kentucky State

Fort Campbell says the crash occurred throughout coaching. "This is a day of sadness for Fort Campbell and the 101st Airborne", Brigadier General Todd Royar, acting senior commander of the 101st Airborne Divi...More..