Pakistan Interior Minister injured after gunman opens fire at political rally

Spokesperson Punjab Government Malik Muhammad Ahmed Khan said medical treatment was provided to him and he will be further treated in Lahore . Confirming the incident, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Tallal Chaudhry said the Minister... More..

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Rescuers can see another miner in Polish mine
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Rescuers can see another miner in Polish mine

He said there had been no contact with the remaining four miners. Polish rescue workers on Sunday found the body of 38-year-old coal miner, the first fatality after an quake hit a coal mine in southern Poland...More..

Six Indian engineers kidnapped in Baghlan province of Afghanistan
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Six Indian engineers kidnapped in Baghlan province of Afghanistan

Six Indian nationals, believed to be employed with a power company in Afghanistan , were abducted by a group of heavily armed unidentified men in northern Baghlan province, said reports on Sunday. The Associa...More..

Handcuffed man jumps from second floor of Utah courthouse
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Handcuffed man jumps from second floor of Utah courthouse

A moment later, a camera in the hallway captures the man as he leaps over a second-story railing and plummets to the floor below. He was seen outside of the room, and appeared to run directly at the balcony r...More..

North Korea says peace talks not the result of US pressure
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

North Korea says peace talks not the result of US pressure

That clarification cam after Mr. Trump said Giuliani is new to the legal team and didn't have a full understanding, and would "get his facts straight." "They will focus on discussing ways to successfully pr...More..

Polls open in Lebanon's first general election in nine years
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Polls open in Lebanon's first general election in nine years

Weeks of campaigning passed without any major security incidents across the country, which is threatened by spillover from the conflict in neighboring Syria. The election will once again highlight the decades-l...More..

Professor, among 5 militants, killed in Shopian encounter
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Professor, among 5 militants, killed in Shopian encounter

In a tweet, Director General of Police SP Vaid said, the gunbattle has ended. Yesterday three Lakshkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists including Lashkar commander, Showkat Ahmed Tak, were killed in a gunfight in Sr...More..

23 killed as coal mines collapse in Pak
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

23 killed as coal mines collapse in Pak

Shahwani said 25 workers were inside the mine when the explosion occurred, adding that all the injured miners had been rescued and taken to the hospital. Rescue officials said they feared the death toll could r...More..

Marxism still 'totally correct' for China: Xi
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Marxism still 'totally correct' for China: Xi

Today's celebratory uncovering of the 4.4-metre (14-foot) statue of Marx, donated by China , has sparked criticism by some who blame Marx for crimes committed by social revolutionaries in Russia, China and...More..

by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Detroit Radio Station Responds to Kanye West Slavery Comments with #MuteKanye Boycott

Manafort is now on house arrest awaiting trial for conspiracy against the United States over his work as a lobbyist. "A big problem with that claim is that those rates had been falling for long before Tru...More..

USA talks tough on trade with China
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

USA talks tough on trade with China

The lengthy list of demands was presented to Beijing before the start of talks Thursday and Friday between top-level Trump administration officials and their Chinese counterparts to try to avert a damaging t...More..

Retired judge moves SC seeking elevation of Justice KM Joseph
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Retired judge moves SC seeking elevation of Justice KM Joseph

A case relating to judges' vacancies in high courts of states of Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura on Friday, May 4, witnessed an open clash between the judiciary and the executive in a manifestation of the tensio...More..

Abbasi says country won't progress until politicians are respected
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Abbasi says country won't progress until politicians are respected

The PM said that in order to put Pakistan on the road to sustainable progress, the respect and honour of politicians and vote must be ensured at every cost. Politician tolerates everything and struggles for the...More..

Countries push ADB to raise lending rates for middle-income Asia
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Countries push ADB to raise lending rates for middle-income Asia

The multilateral lender is making efforts to create "Strategy 2030" to sustain its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty and to achieve sustainable growth in Asia and the Pacific. Participants at the meeting sai...More..

Commodore Alfred Keating allegedly put camera in NZ's Washington embassy toilets
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Commodore Alfred Keating allegedly put camera in NZ's Washington embassy toilets

Court documents said the device was a small covert camera, set to capture and record movement, and had been purposely mounted inside a heating duct unit in the bathroom. On the day it was discovered, the camera...More..

May fares better than expected in local polls
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

May fares better than expected in local polls

The Liberal Democrats arguably had the best night, but they started from a much lower base due to heavy losses four years ago. Guardian columnist Owen Jones, who helped organise numerous events, noted that ...More..

Thousands stage anti-Macron protest in Paris
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Thousands stage anti-Macron protest in Paris

The President of France Emmanuel macron arrived on Thursday, may 3, on the island of New Caledonia, representing the special administrative unit of France. Student protesters staged a campus occupation agains...More..

The US should commit a cyber attack on Russia, McCain
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

The US should commit a cyber attack on Russia, McCain

Republican Senator John McCain in his book " the Restless wave " (Restless Wave) wrote that the United States should consider the possibility of cyber-attacks in response to Russia's intervention in US elect...More..

Controversial FBI officials Lisa Page, James Baker resign
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Controversial FBI officials Lisa Page, James Baker resign

Politico reported late a year ago the investigation centered around contact between Mr. Baker and reporter at the left-leaning news outlet Mother Jones, which first broke the story of the dossier's existence....More..

Donald Trump's remarks on tackling knife crime in London 'ridiculous', surgeon says
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Donald Trump's remarks on tackling knife crime in London 'ridiculous', surgeon says

But London was not the only European city to come under Trump's fire. "They say it's as bad as a military war zone hospital", he said . "I recently read a story.in London, that has unbelievably tough gun law...More..

Trump says date, venue set for North Korea summit
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Trump says date, venue set for North Korea summit

Reduced US troop levels were not meant to be a bargaining chip in the planned summit in late May or early June about North Korea " s nuclear weapons programme, the Times said. "Now I have to tell you, at some...More..

Mueller raised possibility of presidential subpoena in meeting with Trump's legal team
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Mueller raised possibility of presidential subpoena in meeting with Trump's legal team

Now, the White House is anticipating a possible legal showdown over a presidential interview. In 1998, independent prosecutor Ken Starr served a subpoena on Clinton that ordered him to testify about his relat...More..

Kansas shooting: Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla's killer Purinton gets life in prison
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Kansas shooting: Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla's killer Purinton gets life in prison

That amounts to almost 78 years in prison according to Adam Purinton's plea agreement. Srinivas Kuchibhotla (from left) was killed and Alok Madasani and Ian Grillot were shot at Austins Bar and Grill in Ola...More..

Some 1500 Take Part in Unauthorized Rally in Moscow, Navalny Detained
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Some 1500 Take Part in Unauthorized Rally in Moscow, Navalny Detained

Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny was detained by police during an unauthorized protest rally in the center of Moscow , spokesman for Navalny's presidential election campaign Ruslan Shaveddinov told...More..

by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Oil falls after U.S. output hits record

West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude slipped 31 cents to $67.62 a barrel, a 0.5 percent loss. Trump has said that unless European allies rectify the "terrible flaws" in the global accord by May 12, he wi...More..

New US naval command created to step up presence in Atlantic
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

New US naval command created to step up presence in Atlantic

The decision reflects escalating worries across Europe and within NATO over Russia's increased military presence and patrols in the Atlantic region. The Second Fleet's area of responsibility will extend to ab...More..

Severe thunderstorm warning issued
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Severe thunderstorm warning issued

A severe storm typically brings strong winds that can cause significant damage to structures, hail and the chance of tornadoes. "The line of storms will weaken by the time they reach CT later this evening, be...More..

Karnataka Polls: PM accuses Siddaramaiah of corruption
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Karnataka Polls: PM accuses Siddaramaiah of corruption

Sharma, the Deputy Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, said Modi should be ashamed of the use of such words against the Army chief. P.C. Siddaramaiah , the Congress chief minister of poll-bound Karna...More..

High pressure behind baking Britain's Bank Holiday warmth
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

High pressure behind baking Britain's Bank Holiday warmth

The mercury is expected to rise to highs of 69.8F (21C) today as Britons plan their four sun-kissed days off. The national forecaster continued: "Saturday will start off cloudy in many areas, with patchy dr...More..

Miami commissioner doubts officer will face charges for trying to kick suspect
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Miami commissioner doubts officer will face charges for trying to kick suspect

Suazo was driving a auto that officers suspected to be stolen, Buzzfeed reports. A Miami police officer has been suspended from the force less than 12 hours after a video of him kicking a handcuffed man ...More..

14-Year-Old Girl in Jharkhand Burnt Alive After Alleged Gangrape
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

14-Year-Old Girl in Jharkhand Burnt Alive After Alleged Gangrape

The incident occurred at Rajakendua village under Itkhori police station in the Naxal-affected Chatra district, which is 160 km from state capital Ranchi . Meanwhile, the police also said that action will be...More..

Suspect in Terre Haute officer's death killed in shootout
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Suspect in Terre Haute officer's death killed in shootout

Adamson says the suspect in that homicide shot the officer. Authorities respond to a shooting on the night of May 4, 2018, at The Garden Quarter apartment complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. The sheriff's office...More..

Severe weather brings quarter-sized hail, heavy winds through Chicago area
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Severe weather brings quarter-sized hail, heavy winds through Chicago area

If storms fall apart, that will likely be dropped earlier than 2 p.m. As one round of storms exits, another round should push into the region from the SW as storms brew in TX and OK. The trend this morning wa...More..

AFC Asian Cup Draw
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

AFC Asian Cup Draw

Meanwhile captain Sunil Chhetri , along with Iranian legend Ali Daei, iconic Chinese player Sun Jihai and Philippines' star Philip James Younghusband coordinated the picks for the four respective pots help...More..

Reddy can't campaign in Bellary, rules court
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Reddy can't campaign in Bellary, rules court

Somashekar Reddy , contesting for the upcoming assembly elections in Karnataka . According to media reports, Reddy had sought Apex Court's permission as he wanted to campaign for his brother Somasekar Reddy...More..

Underage voting: Kano electoral commission didn't accredit voters -INEC
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Underage voting: Kano electoral commission didn't accredit voters -INEC

Both explicit and implicit in some of these reports was the suggestion that since the National Register of Voters compiled by INEC was used in the election, the alleged problem of underage voting in the Kano Lo...More..

President George HW Bush released from Texas hospital
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

President George HW Bush released from Texas hospital

George H W Bush was admitted to a Houston hospital for an infection that spread to his blood a day after the funeral of Barbara Bush , his wife of seven decades, a family spokesman said on April 23. Medical ex...More..

SC votes to ban most abortions, thanks to pro-abortion Democrat
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

SC votes to ban most abortions, thanks to pro-abortion Democrat

While the Senate voted 28-10 in favor of the bill, it needs one more vote to pass the Senate, and Democrats will likely filibuster to delay a final Senate vote. South Carolina Republicans said they hoped they ...More..

Few more extra-warm days ahead, with chance of thunderstorms
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Few more extra-warm days ahead, with chance of thunderstorms

West wind around 5 miles per hour. High pressure building across the region will provide a dry and warm weather pattern over Wyoming through Friday . New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, exc...More..

After two years, Chhagan Bhujbal gets bail
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

After two years, Chhagan Bhujbal gets bail

The 71-year-old politician is at present admitted to the King Georges Medical Hospital and undergoing treatment. Taking advantage of the develooment Bhujbal had moved the bail plea. The Nationalist Congress Par...More..

Pruitt's top spokesperson is latest to leave embattled EPA
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Pruitt's top spokesperson is latest to leave embattled EPA

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt mingles in. Neither Smotkin not Leo returned CNN requests for comment. Freedman met at least twice with EPA officials to go over planning for the ...More..

European Union customs pledge was 'key' to local election results
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

European Union customs pledge was 'key' to local election results

Ukip's general secretary Paul Oakley compared his party to "the Black Death" as he struggled to find positives in a night of virtual wipeout. A BBC projection of the English local election results put Lab...More..

Court vacates Kennedy cousin Skakel's murder conviction
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Court vacates Kennedy cousin Skakel's murder conviction

The Kennedy link, Skakel was a nephew of Bobby Kennedy's widow, Ethel, drew global attention to the trial. In a 2016 decision, the Supreme Court ruled to reinstate the conviction, disagreeing with the lower-c...More..

Kansas To Allow US adoption Groups To Deny Gay Couples
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Kansas To Allow US adoption Groups To Deny Gay Couples

Sloan, CEO of Family Equality Council, in a press release. Proponents of bills in both states argue that they have nothing to do with discriminating, but are just about protecting religiously affiliated adopt...More..

Charlie Rose suggested female underlings have sex with each other, lawsuit claims
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Charlie Rose suggested female underlings have sex with each other, lawsuit claims

Rose repeatedly asked Harris and McNeal about their sex lives and urged the two to have sex with each other, the lawsuit says. He did not immediately respond to a request for comment about the new lawsuit. He a...More..

Ships Searching for Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane Wreckage Make Unexpected Find
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Ships Searching for Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane Wreckage Make Unexpected Find

As a last-ditch search effort for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 wraps up in the Indian Ocean, one of history's greatest aviation mysteries endures. "For the iron ship the barques Kooringa [1894], Lake Ontari...More..

Rajasthan Tamil Sangam extends help to aspirants
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Rajasthan Tamil Sangam extends help to aspirants

In a post-noon announcement on Friday after an uproar about the inconvenience, the state government announced free train tickets and a sum of Rs. 1,000 an aspirant. No other state's students are going out of st...More..

DHS Ends Temporary Protected Status For 50000 Hondurans
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

DHS Ends Temporary Protected Status For 50000 Hondurans

While Honduras is no longer recovering from Hurricane Mitch , which forced 57,000 people to flee to the USA, the country is one of the world's most violent , with gang warfare an ongoing occurrence and massi...More..

Jinnah portrait row: After clashes in AMU, internet services suspended in Aligarh
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Jinnah portrait row: After clashes in AMU, internet services suspended in Aligarh

In Delhi, the Congress today said Jinnah was never an icon for the country and accused BJP of raking an "artificial" issue. "Nehru and Gandhi contributed for the freedom of the country but it can not be den...More..

House Democrat Warns Trump Team: You'll End Up 'Sullied' Like Ronny Jackson
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

House Democrat Warns Trump Team: You'll End Up 'Sullied' Like Ronny Jackson

Jackson withdrew his nomination and denies the claims. A senior White House official said Trump and Miller would meet later this week, presumably after the president returns from his trip to Dallas for the ...More..