Global

Sadc meets on Zim situation

An official press release from the South African presidency said that the group will assess the latest political and security developments in that Southern Afri...


Mother of Texas toddler found dead in storm drain arrested

The 37-year-old father said that, when he could never again feel Sherin's heartbeat, he "trusted she had kicked the bucket" and expelled the young lady's body f...


'Operation Raging Bull' nets hundreds of arrests in MS-13 crackdown

Almost 300 members and associates of the infamous transnational drug gang MS-13 have been arrested in an interdepartmental collaboration called Operation: Ragin...


Pentagon Retweets Then Removes Post Demanding Trump Resign

It said , "The solution is simple". Al Franken, and Trump to all resign or step aside due to allegations of sexual misconduct. Al Franken, who was accused toda...


US Justice Department questions Illinois' new immigration bill

The letter , sent out by the Department of Justice, went to places as diverse as Washington, D.C., Denver, several cities in California (San Francisco county...


Duterte croons Filipino love song for Trump

The president said the ASEAN leaders adopted and noted a number of declarations, statements, and action plans across the three pillars of the ASEAN Community, a...


Bihar court orders filing of FIR against Farooq Abdullah over PoK remark

He also urged New Delhi and Islamabad to start "a sustained, comprehensive dialogue on Kashmir". Reacting to Abdullah 's statement, Indian Congress spokesp...


9 out of 10 Indians approve of Narendra Modi, says Pew survey

Union ministers Narendra Singh Tomar, Ravi Shankar Prasad also shared the findings of the research to assert that the PM's popularity was unabated. The survey w...


Israel ready to cooperate with Saudi, says defence chief

Asked if Israel has recently shared intelligence with Saudi Arabia, Eizenkot says: "We are prepared to share information if there is a need to do so". Eisenkot'...


Fire damages historic shrine in Srinagar

Interacting with the members of the management committee and devotees, Mehbooba Mufti said the shrine of Hazrat Amir-e- Kabir symbolises the pluralistic ethos o...


Australian politician blames hacker for 'liking' gay porn on his Twitter

Opposition leader Bill Shorten yesterday said the hack was serious. "Maybe they are making mischief over the plebiscite". Earlier this year, the Australian ...


Judiciary Sens: Kushner was contacted about WikiLeaks, Russia ahead of election

Dianne Feinstein of California, the committee's senior Democrat, sent a joint letter to Lowell to inform him that the set of documents they received from Kushn...


Iran's Rouhani visits quake-hit area

Iran's Olympic weightlifting champion Kianoush Rostami has put his gold medal up for auction to raise money for the victims of Sunday's quake which left at leas...


Jailed Iranian-Turkish gold trader in good condition, U.S. says

Prosecutors charged him with conspiring to violate US sanctions and help Iranian authorities conduct hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of financial transac...


United Nations divided on Syrian chemical-weapons-use probe

A vote on a US-sponsored Security Council resolution to continue the inquiry's work was scheduled for Thursday afternoon. Confronting Iran's hegemonic ambitio...


Hyundai to rollout seven new crossovers by 2020

Hyundai now has a larger line-up of sedans and hatchbacks in its stable, which isn't much of a help with the customer base moving towards SUVs and pick-ups. . S...


Mistrial declared in corruption trial involving top Democratic senator

Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) ended in a mistrial Thursday after jurors said they were hopelessly deadlocked on corruption charges against the lawmaker and a wea...


College strike continues as union rejects latest offer

Striking faculty members have just rejected the final offer from the College Employer Council after a lengthy vote. The colleges have said the offer includes ...


Al Franken groping news anchor

Speaking on her radio show Thursday morning, Tweeden said she didn't come forward with the allegations sooner because she feared her career, including a stint...


Kevin Spacey Faces 20 New Allegations of 'Inappropriate Behavior' at London Theater

Spacey has faced a wave of allegations of sexual assault and inappropriate behaviour this year, including from Star Trek: Discovery star Anthony Rapp and eigh...