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Syrian prisoner release deal breaks deadlock on Ghouta medical evacuations

Syrian prisoner release deal breaks deadlock on Ghouta medical evacuations

Abandoned school in Hamoria, Eastern al-Ghouta, Syria, 23 December 2017. The United Nations has been waiting for months to gain approval from the Syrian authorities, and last week Jan Egeland, the o...

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Home and Away actress fighting for life after crash kills both parents

Home and Away actress fighting for life after crash kills both parents

The sisters, Annabelle and Jessica Falkholt, aged 21 and 29 respectively, lost both their parents in the crash. The third person killed by the crash was an unnamed man from Ulladulla who is reported...

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Gallup Poll: Barack Obama Edges Out President Trump as Most Admired Man

Gallup Poll: Barack Obama Edges Out President Trump as Most Admired Man

Trump was second with 14 percent followed by Pope Francis with three percent. Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton , meanwhile, narrowly beat out former First Lady Michelle Oba...

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Protester tries to steal baby Jesus at Vatican

Protester tries to steal baby Jesus at Vatican

A source said that the woman jumped over guard rails and rushed onto the larger-than-life Nativity scene shouting "God is a woman". According to Femen's website , the activist's name is Alisa Vin...

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Israel calls on Japan to pressure PA to accept Trump's decision

Israel calls on Japan to pressure PA to accept Trump's decision

Japanese FM Taro Kono and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu meet in Jerusalem, Monday, Dec. 25, 2017. "I strongly felt there still remain a lot of things that Japan should do and can do", Kono told repo...

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GST mop up dips for 2nd straight month

GST mop up dips for 2nd straight month

The Ministry of Finance released the GST Collections in which Rs 80,808 crores are collected which is lowest since the implementation of GST . This collection is for the month of November till 25...

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Israel Says More Countries May Move Their Embassies To Jerusalem

Israel Says More Countries May Move Their Embassies To Jerusalem

Just two days after the president of Guatemala made history as the first Central American leader to announce his decision to relocate his nation's embassy to Jerusalem , Honduras and Panama are fol...

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Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve

Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve

Prince Edward Island RCMP asked drivers to stay off the roads as conditions deteriorated on Monday afternoon, and Marine Atlantic has cancelled ferry crossings until Wednesday . Temperatures are expe...

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Democratic candidate asks Virginia elections board to delay tiebreaker until court decision

Democratic candidate asks Virginia elections board to delay tiebreaker until court decision

Members of the state election board are scheduled to gather in Richmond on Wednesday at 11 a.m.to draw the name of either Yancey or Simonds to represent the 94th House District, which encompasses part...

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Donald Trump Taunts Retiring FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe

Donald Trump Taunts Retiring FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe

Though the FBI said that McCabe had consulted beforehand with ethics experts, and was not at the time of the donations in a supervisory role in the Clinton email investigation, Trump nonetheless was...

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Pakistan allows mother, wife to meet Kulbhushan but only through glass wall

Pakistan allows mother, wife to meet Kulbhushan but only through glass wall

The reply, which was submitted by the Foreign Office's Director, Fariha Bugti, also claimed that Jadhav's case did not fall under the purview of the Vienna Convention. TV footage showed a convoy of ar...

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Farmers' protest continues at BJP office in Bengaluru

Farmers' protest continues at BJP office in Bengaluru

Goa had raised objections to this project saying that it would affect their water supply from the river. MBA secretary and a member of the National Wildlife Board Rajendra Kerkar told The Hindu th...

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Jaish-e-Muhammad's 3-feet-tall 'deadly' commander killed in J&K encounter

Jaish-e-Muhammad's 3-feet-tall 'deadly' commander killed in J&K encounter

The police chief said that on receiving specific information about two to three terrorists hiding in the area, the security forces launched an operation to either nab or neutralise them. It added that...

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Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency

Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency

The suicide bomber walked up to the entrance of Afghanistan's national intelligence agency and blew himself up as employees were heading to work Monday. The Western-backed government there has been st...

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Russia Ready to Be Mediator between US, North Korea

Russia Ready to Be Mediator between US, North Korea

Russian Federation has long urged for the two states to come to the negotiating table and diplomatically work to reduce tensions over North Korea's nuclear and missile weapons development program, whi...

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Lifelong best friends find out they're brothers

Lifelong best friends find out they're brothers

Audio will be available later today . Alan Robinson and Walter Macfarlane recently made the shocking discovery after taking a DNA test through family history website Ancestry.com, KHON2 reported. ...

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North Korea says new United Nations sanctions 'an act of war'

North Korea says new United Nations sanctions 'an act of war'

Tensions have escalated this year between the United States and North Korea over Pyongyang's continued development of nuclear and ballistic weapons, with exchanges of bellicose rhetoric that have spar...

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President Trump issues 'joyous' statement on Kwanzaa

President Trump issues 'joyous' statement on Kwanzaa

Provided photo The kinara, a seven-branched candleholder, sits among several symbols of Kwanzaa , a weeklong African-American cultural and historical celebration that began on Tuesday. Though some pe...

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Winter weather causes travel trouble at Logan Airport

Winter weather causes travel trouble at Logan Airport

We just skidded on the ice", the pilot said, according to ABC News . Investigators blame the wintry weather in Boston for that plan skidding into the grass. "Buses transported customers from the ai...

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Claytor Lake wants your Christmas tree

Claytor Lake wants your Christmas tree

People are asked to remove anything that isn't natural from the tree, including lights, wire, tinsel, ornaments, nails and tree stands. The wood chips can be used by residents as mulch or compost. You...

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Orrin Hatch Says He's 'Grateful' for Biting Editorial That Suggested He Resign

Orrin Hatch (R) " Utahn of the Year ", but lest Hatch or readers get the idea this was some sort of Christmas present, the newspaper's editorial board reminded everyone that they recognize the Ut...

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Trump Re-Ups Claims That Dossier Is 'Bogus,' Citing 'Fox And Friends' Report

Trump Re-Ups Claims That Dossier Is 'Bogus,' Citing 'Fox And Friends' Report

US President Donald Trump used Twitter on 26 December to attack his perceived "tainted" opponents in the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the "crooked Hillary" campaign funded by the Democratic N...

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Fire at Philippines mall, over 37 killed

Fire at Philippines mall, over 37 killed

The bodies were found near a staircase that led to the lobby of Research Now SSI, a USA outsourcing company on the fourth floor of the mall, said Senior Superintendent Wilberto Rico Niel Kwan Tiu, reg...

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Begum Arshi Khan's Bigg Boss journey comes to an end

Begum Arshi Khan's Bigg Boss journey comes to an end

They The contestants face distractions such as sprays being put on them, having been asked to have fruits, some crack jokes the others shout and bang the dome from the outside. The housemates trouble ...

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PD: Children, woman shot and killed in Phoenix apartment

PD: Children, woman shot and killed in Phoenix apartment

Phoenix police said that the suspect, who has now been taken into custody, got into nearly a seven-hour standoff with police, which led to a police officer being hurt and the gunman also barricaded hi...

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Kulbhushan Jadhav family meeting held under considerable stress; MEA alleges Pakistan

Kulbhushan Jadhav family meeting held under considerable stress; MEA alleges Pakistan

She was also captured wearing a bindi and earrings. India's deputy high commissioner JP Singh, who accompanied the family was allowed to observe the events only from another glass chamber. Kumar...

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Briton Laura Plummer jailed in Egypt on drug charges

Briton Laura Plummer jailed in Egypt on drug charges

Her Christmas Day court appearance was thought to be the beginning of her trial but the case has now been adjourned until tomorrow. Their mother Roberta Sinclair travelled to Egypt for the hearing...

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Christmas Eve brings 3-4 inches of snow to Toledo area

The system that came Sunday afternoon from the west-northwest brought about two inches of snow accumulation by Sunday evening, with another inch or two expected to fall by 2 to 3 a.m. To find comparab...

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Pence: New US-Afghanistan strategy 'already bearing fruit'

Pence: New US-Afghanistan strategy 'already bearing fruit'

Some foreign forces did not want to see Pakistan as a powerful state but Pakistan could not be intimated with threats of any country, he said, adding that Pakistan armed forces were fully capable to d...

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Bexar County identifies woman killed in deputy involved shooting

Bexar County identifies woman killed in deputy involved shooting

Police say the woman, who they have not identified, swam across a creek and ran through a wooded area before arriving at the trailer park where the police shooting happened. "I'll be honest with you",...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official engagement pictures

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official engagement pictures

Harry and Markle will marry at Windsor Castle in May next year. Last November, when Kensington Palace publicly confirmed that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were dating, he issued a statement ...

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Gov. Kasich signs into law Down syndrome abortion ban in Ohio

Gov. Kasich signs into law Down syndrome abortion ban in Ohio

In the case of Roe v. Wade in 1973, the Supreme Court created a right to abortion even though none existed in the Constitution. Kasich signed Ohio House Bill 214 Friday, roughly a week after the l...

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Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day

Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day

Snow is expected to begin Sunday afternoon with the bulk of snowfall coming at night. Environment Canada suggests adjusting travel plans if possible. There have been a handful of "perfect Christmase...

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First AC local train starts in Mumbai

First AC local train starts in Mumbai

According to railway officials, these trains will have Railway Protection Force personnel and technicians on board for the first 15 days to iron out any glitches. What are the challenges in operating ...

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New sanctions on North Korea

New sanctions on North Korea

In addition, the US -drafted resolution caps global sales of crude oil to North Korea at 4 million barrels for 2018. The sanctions come in response to the missile tests that North Korea has continued ...

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Thomas fire within 500 acres of becoming California's largest wildfire on record

Thomas fire within 500 acres of becoming California's largest wildfire on record

The Thomas Fire has devastated swaths of Southern California since it began on December 4 fueled by strong Santa Ana winds in Ventura County. The Thomas fire took only 2 ½ weeks to burn its way into...

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Lalu, 15 others convicted in fodder scam case; Mishra acquitted

Lalu, 15 others convicted in fodder scam case; Mishra acquitted

In one of the corruption cases, Yadav was earlier sentenced to five years in jail and fined 2.5 million rupees (39,050 US dollars) for fraudulent withdrawal of 375 million rupees (5.86 million USA dol...

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Queen Elizabeth pays tribute to London, Manchester in Christmas message

Queen Elizabeth pays tribute to London, Manchester in Christmas message

Earlier in March , five were killed in an attack near the House of Parliament. Queen Elizabeth II gave her traditional annual Christmas address Monday, touching on the fact that many were like...

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Putin Critic Navalny's Presidential Bid Blocked by Election Body

He reiterated he was confident he would win the presidential election if he were allowed to run. He could have run if he was given a special dispensation or if his conviction was cancelled. "Going to ...

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Julian Assange's official Twitter account disappears

Julian Assange's official Twitter account disappears

However, a source who works closely with WikiLeaks told the Gateway Pundit that they were not aware of any plans for Assange to deactivate his account. The string of events sparked conspiracy th...

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