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Vice Presidential Election 2017: Voting, counting on August 5, announces Election Commission

Vice Presidential Election 2017: Voting, counting on August 5, announces Election Commission

The tenure of the incumbent Vice President, Hamid Ansari, will end on August 10. The Election Commission today announced schedule for Vice-President election. "Never am I going to participate in v...

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Princes William and Harry to pay tribute at Diana's grave

Princes William and Harry to pay tribute at Diana's grave

An all-white garden was also planted up in her memory. The new commemoration comes just less than two months before the 20th anniversary of Diana's death in a Paris auto crash in 1997. In honour of ...

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Block in Wembley ruled safe despite fire test failure

Block in Wembley ruled safe despite fire test failure

Sir Martin Moore-Bick, who has retired from the Court of Appeal , will lead the inquiry with his appointment expected to be announced officially on Thursday. "There are 23 flats (apartments) that des...

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US Senate Mulls Ban on Kaspersky Software for Pentagon

Products from Kaspersky, the Moscow-based cybersecurity company accused by US officials of possibly being under Kremlin influence, would be banned from the Department of Defense under a version of the...

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Italy May Close Ports to Non-EU Citizens as Migrant Crisis Intensifies

Italy May Close Ports to Non-EU Citizens as Migrant Crisis Intensifies

It has been reported that the government has given its ambassador to the EU, Maurizio Massari , a mandate to raise the issue formally with the European commission to seek permission for a drast...

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Chinese tourist faints in shock after accidentally breaking US$44000 jade bracelet

Chinese tourist faints in shock after accidentally breaking US$44000 jade bracelet

A woman in China was the unlucky victim of the same when she accidentally broke an expensive bracelet. Fellow customers were able to hold the woman just in time, while another bystander reportedly t...

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Cornish village get unlikely donation from Dubai sheikh

Cornish village get unlikely donation from Dubai sheikh

The citizens of Godolphin Cross were trying to buy the chapel as it's the only community space in the village and were set a target of £100,000 ($129,260) after it was closed in May 2015. The church i...

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U.S. sets criteria for visa applicants from six Muslim countries

U.S. sets criteria for visa applicants from six Muslim countries

The New York Immigration Coalition, another fierce opponent, said the ruling created more confusion by using the term 'bona fide relationship, ' which "agencies and individuals will struggle to make s...

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Pope's finance chief Cardinal George Pell faces sex abuse charges

Pope's finance chief Cardinal George Pell faces sex abuse charges

Pell was ordered to appear in Melbourne Magistrates Court on July 18. Patton did not offer any further details about the nature of the allegations and charges. - Australian police travelled to Ro...

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Brazil president charged with corruption

Brazil president charged with corruption

Temer's office and his attorney, Antonio Mariz, declined to comment on the charges . President Temer was not at the residence. He has denied any wrongdoing. Prosecutors have said they may also fi...

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A peek at The Peak in Hong Kong

A peek at The Peak in Hong Kong

For all the spending, Pew Global Research polls show negative views of China have increased in recent years. In this June 4, 2017, photo made with a tilt-shift lens, tens of thousands of people atte...

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North Korea Travel Ban Moves Closer to Reality

North Korea Travel Ban Moves Closer to Reality

The aftermath of the incident severely strained diplomatic relations between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang and resulted in both countries recalling their ambassadors. SIEGEL: But would the answer then be...

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World Health Organization receiving 'frequent' reports of chemical attacks in Iraq

World Health Organization receiving 'frequent' reports of chemical attacks in Iraq

Lieutenant-General Abdul Ghani al-Assadi, commander of the Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) in Mosul , said on Monday that units were battling ISIL fighters among the narrow alleyways of the historic ...

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Try as it may, Trump administration can't avoid Qatar crisis

Speaking after a meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Mr Al Thani said: "What has been presented by the countries of the blockade are merely claims that are not proved by evidence and...

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Trump accepts invitation to visit France for Bastille Day celebrations

Trump accepts invitation to visit France for Bastille Day celebrations

Trump and Macron did meet face-to-face at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on May 25, where Macron, 39, treated Trump, 71, to a bone-crunching handshake , with Macron later b...

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Venezuela's helicopter attacker posted his plan to Instagram

Venezuela's helicopter attacker posted his plan to Instagram

The government, however, accused the policemen of links to the CIA and to Miguel Rodriguez, a former interior minister and intelligence chief under Maduro and his predecessor Hugo Chavez , who rece...

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PM Narendra Modi arrives in the Netherlands after U.S. visit

PM Narendra Modi arrives in the Netherlands after U.S. visit

The visiting Prime Minister will later on hold one-on-one-meeting with Trump followed with delegation level talks. Both the leaders discussed a range of issues including terrorism, defence and trade...

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Trump welcomes World Series champion Cubs to White House

Trump welcomes World Series champion Cubs to White House

President Trump also took some time to talk politics during the visit. During the Roosevelt Room gathering, Trump made an odd request: asking to bring in the owner of the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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Wisconsin wants 'Making a Murderer' inmate to stay in jail

Wisconsin wants 'Making a Murderer' inmate to stay in jail

The federal appeals court in Chicago on Thursday upheld a lower court's ruling from a lower court overturning his conviction. The panel also ordered Dassey to be released if state attorneys decided ...

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Indians becomes second highest number of migrants in Australia

Indians becomes second highest number of migrants in Australia

More than 870,000 people - 3.7 per cent of all respondents listed their religious affiliation as Uniting Church. The full version of the census results will be publicly released on Tuesday. Accord...

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China Releases Three Activists Detained For Probing Ivanka Trump Supplier

China Releases Three Activists Detained For Probing Ivanka Trump Supplier

Chinese authorities released the three on bail after allegedly breaking the law by using secret cameras and listening devices. " He was bleeding right from the middle of the head ", the current work...

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Mattis says Syria's government taking US threat seriously

A Free Syrian Army fighter loads a US -made M2 Browning heavy machine gun in northern Aleppo in November 2016. The U.S. now has more than 5,000 troops in Iraq and about 1,000 in Syria. Defence Ministe...

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FBI, Raleigh Police helping in search of missing RDU worker

FBI, Raleigh Police helping in search of missing RDU worker

Cope left her bag and phone at work, but took her vehicle keys, and her auto is missing too. She said she thinks Cope went to the parking lot to get vehicle registration paperwork, because they had be...

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Pregnant woman shoots, kills boyfriend in YouTube stunt

Pregnant woman shoots, kills boyfriend in YouTube stunt

Perez allegedly used a gold Desert Eagle fifty caliber pistol found at the scene to shoot Ruiz. Perez has a YouTube channel that boasts a series of clips she had her boyfriend made together, inclu...

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CNN Producer Says Russia Story About Ratings

The retracted story had claimed that Senate investigators were looking at the activities of the $10 billion Russian investment fund in connection to Scaramucci, who served on the executive committee o...

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Macron invites Trump to Bastille Day to honor US WWI troops

Macron invites Trump to Bastille Day to honor US WWI troops

When Macron's team picked candidates for his new "Republic on the Move" party to contest the parliamentary elections held earlier this month, they made the absence of a criminal record a key criterion...

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CNN Producer Fesses Up: We're Just Doing The Russia Stuff For Ratings

CNN Producer Fesses Up: We're Just Doing The Russia Stuff For Ratings

That drew a quick retort from Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity, an ardent Trump backer. Project Veritas, James O'Keefe's project, has video of a senior CNN producer admitting that his network's rel...

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Countries don't trust U.S. in foreign affairs

Confidence in US President has declined under Donald Trump compared with Barack Obama . The only two countries that saw ratings improve for Trump over Obama were Russian Federation, where confi...

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Iraqi forces recapture 2 neighborhoods from IS in Mosul's old city

Iraqi forces recapture 2 neighborhoods from IS in Mosul's old city

Islamic State fighters launched a string of counterattacks in a western Mosul neighborhood that had recently been declared free of the militant group, setting off clashes that continued overnight, Ira...

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Is the US-South Korea Alliance in Trouble?

He recalled key moments in sports diplomacy between the Koreas, including when they sent unified teams to the world table tennis and youth soccer championships in 1991, and their athletes marching t...

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Augusta NSA contractor Reality Winner's federal trial date set

Augusta NSA contractor Reality Winner's federal trial date set

Her defense team filed a motion for a protection order to determine whether the information that was leaked to the media can be used in court. Victor allegedly leaked a classified NSA report that pu...

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Trump accepts Macron invitation to Bastille Day parade

Trump accepts Macron invitation to Bastille Day parade

Spicer said the leaders will discuss cooperation on countering terrorism, as well as the economy and other issues. Trump also pulled the US out of the Paris Climate Accord, notably saying that he wa...

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Shooting suspect arrested after police chase on Hwy. 400

Shooting suspect arrested after police chase on Hwy. 400

He said the suspect will be taken back to Toronto as officers continue to investigate. The suspect stopped somewhere on Hwy. At some point, Ontario Provincial Police laid a spike belt near Memoria...

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Central bank shift weighs on dollar; stocks rise

Central bank shift weighs on dollar; stocks rise

The sell-off in bonds, sensitive to any signs that the European Central Bank may be getting closer to unwinding the massive stimulus that has pinned down borrowing costs, continued into Wednesday but ...

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GOP health care bill could cost state $2.9 billion a year

GOP health care bill could cost state $2.9 billion a year

Trump turned around and branded the House bill "mean", and wanted a Senate bill with more "heart". "This will be great if we get it done, and if we don't get it done, it's just going to be som...

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