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China says Gwadar naval base report is speculation

China says Gwadar naval base report is speculation

The Chinese media has been speculating that Donald Trump's efforts to step up pressure on Pakistan may move Beijing closer to Islamabad as China is involved in a number of projects in the country unde...

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Pope calls for ban on nuclear weapons to stop accidental war

Pope calls for ban on nuclear weapons to stop accidental war

President Donald Trump is reportedly considering launching a " bloody nose " attack to batter and humiliate North Korea. He warns that the USA is "absolutely" at its closest it has ever been to wa...

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Brandon Lewis Named New UK Tory Chairman After Twitter Mix-Up

Brandon Lewis Named New UK Tory Chairman After Twitter Mix-Up

Damian Green was the third minister to leave the cabinet in the space of a few weeks, after the defence secretary and worldwide development minister both quit - all three following separate scandals...

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North Korea's participation 'great step forward' for Olympics: IOC

During the South-North Korea talks, Ri Son-gwon, chairman of the CPRC, insisted that North Korea's weapons do not serve as a threat to their "compatriots" in the South, echoing narrative of unificatio...

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Weather will warm up this week, rain to continue in Williamson County

Weather will warm up this week, rain to continue in Williamson County

South wind around 15 miles per hour becoming west after midnight. Sunday , the high will be near 24 with partly sunny skies, the weather service. But from there, the probability decreases to 30 p...

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No big oil spill found after tanker-ship collusion: China

No big oil spill found after tanker-ship collusion: China

Chinese authorities have dispatched three ships to clean the oil. A "preliminary assessment" by China's transport ministry determined that a body found on Monday with a protective garment on it belo...

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Thai leader tells reporters to quiz cardboard mock-up

Thai leader tells reporters to quiz cardboard mock-up

Payuth said , "ask this guy". The freakish scene was met with awkward laughter and bemusement as the prime minister turned and walked off. Except that he wasn't answering questions, because he was ...

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Cold Rain Doesn't Chill Trump Protest Outside College Football's Big Game

Cold Rain Doesn't Chill Trump Protest Outside College Football's Big Game

Shortly after arriving in Atlanta , Trump signed a bill that grants Georgia its first national historic park at the Martin Luther King Jr. The measure was long championed by U.S. At the time, Pen...

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Senator releases text of interview with Fusion GPS official

Senator releases text of interview with Fusion GPS official

Grassley of Iowa, nearly certainly escalating partisan tensions on the committee. That changed Tuesday when Feinstein, a California Democrat, uploaded a PDF of the 312-page transcript to her Senate ...

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Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB) Given Average Recommendation of

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

It also reduced its holding in Goodyear Tire & Rubr Co (NASDAQ:GT) by 203,800 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 253,696 shares, and cut its stake in Wal (NYSE:WMT). Comerica Bancorporation holds ...

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Shock warning Kim Jong-un 'one tantrum' away from starting WW3

Shock warning Kim Jong-un 'one tantrum' away from starting WW3

The ramped-up momentum for inter-Korean dialogue follows a year of missile and nuclear tests by North Korea as well as an exchange of bellicose comments from Trump and Kim, which raised alarm across...

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Assemblywoman from Brooklyn charged in fraud scheme involving Superstorm Sandy funds

Assemblywoman from Brooklyn charged in fraud scheme involving Superstorm Sandy funds

NY state Assemblywoman Pamela Harris was indicted on fraud charges Tuesday for what prosecutors said was the theft of tens of thousands in city and federal dollars meant for superstorm Sandy victims a...

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8 migrants dead, 86 rescued from sinking boat off Libya

8 migrants dead, 86 rescued from sinking boat off Libya

Coast guard Cmdr. Sergio Liardo told Italian state TV RaiNews24 that "it appears the dinghy deflated" after a puncture. The dinghy had sailed in the night between Friday and Saturday, survivors told...

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Trump to attend WEF gathering in Davos

Trump to attend WEF gathering in Davos

Trump - who ran for president on a nationalist "America First" platform - will mingle at the annual Alpine festival of globalism in Switzerland, and perhaps offer a few views of his own. Ronald Reagan...

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Infamous BRD Medical College's records gutted

Infamous BRD Medical College's records gutted

Senior officials and police officers rushed to the spot, and seven fire tenders were used to douse the fire. The principal of the college, Dr Ganesh Kumar was on leave and not in the town. "The fire...

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Guess which Khan gave the mahurat clap of Ajay Devgn's TOTAL DHAMAAL?

Guess which Khan gave the mahurat clap of Ajay Devgn's TOTAL DHAMAAL?

In fact, Aamir turned up at the mahurat of the film and even did the " mahurat clap". The film has FINALLY gone and floors and the makers shared a series of pictures from the sets which already...

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Polish prime minister to change government ahead of European Union visit

Polish prime minister to change government ahead of European Union visit

President Andrzej Duda, acting on recommendations of Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki , dismissed Environment Minister Jan Szyszko, who has spearheaded far-reaching logging in ancient Bialowieza For...

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Iran warns to halt cooperation with IAEA upon USA nuclear deal breach

Iran warns to halt cooperation with IAEA upon USA nuclear deal breach

Trump faces deadlines around mid-month on whether to renew temporary waivers or restore USA sanctions on Iran . Qassemi said that Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif , EU foreign policy ...

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White House announces Pence's Middle East visit dates after month's delay

White House announces Pence's Middle East visit dates after month's delay

The White House announced Monday that Pence will travel to the region January 19-23, starting with a meeting in Cairo with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. Pence will also give a speech at th...

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Sinn Féin MP apology over Kingsmill tweet on massacre anniversary

Sinn Féin MP apology over Kingsmill tweet on massacre anniversary

The only Catholic was Richard Hughes and his workmates attempted to... He has faced multiple calls to resign in the wake of the controversy. He added: "You have to ask, though, why does the MP for...

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Trump adviser said escorted by security from CNN after blow-out book interview

Trump adviser said escorted by security from CNN after blow-out book interview

Bannon, Miller said, wasn't even there. A CNN insider told Fox News that putting out an official network statement would give the incident "more weight than it deserves" and the network wasn't l...

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Vice President Mike Pence Announces Dates For Middle East Trip

Vice President Mike Pence Announces Dates For Middle East Trip

The trip comes amid heightened regional tensions over President Donald Trump's recognition in December of Jerusalem as the Jewish state's capital, an initiative reportedly strongly supported by Pence....

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Joe Arpaio Will Run For A US Senate Seat, Former Sheriff Confirms

Joe Arpaio Will Run For A US Senate Seat, Former Sheriff Confirms

Arpaio was pardoned by Trump a year ago after he was found guilty of contempt of court for willfully violating a federal judge's order to stop a program of racially profiling Latinos. "I'm a big s...

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DMK members, Dhinakaran stages walk out from TN Assembly

DMK members, Dhinakaran stages walk out from TN Assembly

Expressing concern over the increasing revenue deficit due to slow growth in revenue receipts, Governor Banwarilal Purohit contended in the Legislative Assembly on Monday that Tamil Nadu had "unfo...

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Teacher arrested and handcuffed at school board meeting

Teacher arrested and handcuffed at school board meeting

When the city marshal told her to not resist, she replied, "I am not!" The English teacher was questioning how the superintendent could get a raise, when teachers hadn't seen a pay increase in years...

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British Northern Ireland Minister Leaves as PM May Braces for Gov't Shake-Up

British Northern Ireland Minister Leaves as PM May Braces for Gov't Shake-Up

James Brokenshire quit as Northern Ireland Secretary for medical reasons as he acknowledged that forthcoming surgery would mean he could not give the "effort, energy and complete focus" needed for th...

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By God's grace, Balochistan CM resigns, tweets Sarfaraz Bugti

By God's grace, Balochistan CM resigns, tweets Sarfaraz Bugti

On January 8, Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi traveled to the regional capital, Quetta , to try diffuse the political crisis, which comes ahead of elections to Pakistan's senate due in ...

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Apple INC (AAPL) Holder State Street Corp Cut Its Position

Pictet Bank & Trust Ltd who had been investing in Visa Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $269.13B market cap company. The stock increased 0.42% or $0.05 during the last trading ...

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Gov't to Shut down Virtual Accounts if Illegal Acts Are Found

Gov't to Shut down Virtual Accounts if Illegal Acts Are Found

They will also inspect whether these banks have implemented appropriate measures to verify their customers' identification in regard with cryptocurrency trading. Unlike large exchanges, such as Upbit,...

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Drahi hits Altice reset button to court wary investors

Drahi hits Altice reset button to court wary investors

The firm hopes to complete the transaction, which still requires regulatory and shareholder approval, in the second quarter of this year. Drahi has 52.5% of both operations. Drahi will also serve as p...

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Spanish prisoner presumed 'dead' found snoring shortly before autopsy

Spanish prisoner presumed 'dead' found snoring shortly before autopsy

He was found slumped in a chair after complaining of feeling ill the day before. Despite signs to revive him, he was declared dead. After his arrival at the Legal Medical Institute of Oviedo, forens...

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Astronaut and First Space Shuttle Commander John Young Has Passed Away

The veteran USA astronaut holds the record of the first person to fly into space six times. During a 42-year career, Young flew on three types of spacecraft twice spanning three decades: Gemini ...

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'Twisted' Toby Young criticised by former Scots MP targeted in cleavage tweet

'Twisted' Toby Young criticised by former Scots MP targeted in cleavage tweet

She was "not impressed" and said he must not do it again. Toby Young resigned from his government universities regulator role this morning, after the appointment caused a huge backlash . Welcomin...

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New US pot rule sparks latest clash over states' rights

New US pot rule sparks latest clash over states' rights

The thinking behind the move is that federal law trumps state and local laws, which is a valid legal point. California , the country's most populous state, legalized pot for recreational use for ...

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Donald Trump has addressed the idea of Oprah in the White House

Donald Trump has addressed the idea of Oprah in the White House

Twitter ignited, NY home-ware company Fishs Eddy sold out of a 2020 Oprah mug and Democrats championed her as preferable in every way to Trump , who himself named Winfrey as his first pick for vic...

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Tokyo's Nikkei index closes at 26-year high

Tokyo's Nikkei index closes at 26-year high

Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.4 percent to 31,011.41, while the Shanghai Composite inched up 0.1 percent to 3,413.90. On Wall Street on Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average .dji edged down 0.05 ...

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Is reshuffle enough to revive May's fortunes?

Is reshuffle enough to revive May's fortunes?

Speaking to Nick Ferrari, he said: "The farce started at 11:04am when Chris Grayling was tipped on Twitter to be the new Party Chairman of the Conservatives". In a major shake-up of CCHQ, the Cons...

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Senior Hamas figure critically wounded in Gaza accident

Senior Hamas figure critically wounded in Gaza accident

There was no independent confirmation of that account. Hayya told journalists the version of events described in the statement was based on "testimony of family and witnesses at home". Al-Alami, who...

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Macron endorses China's Silk Road but warns against 'hegemony'

Macron endorses China's Silk Road but warns against 'hegemony'

It was the first day of his visit. Macron said Europe should join the new silk road initiative but added a warning. Macron, on the first day of a state visit, also called on Europe and China to ...

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Former Gophers coach Claeys named defensive coordinator at Washington State

Former Gophers coach Claeys named defensive coordinator at Washington State

WSU and the 2015 Quick Lane Bowl against Central Michigan. After Claeys served at the helm from the 2016 season, the Gophers made a decision to hire P.J. "When he got back, some of the damage had alre...

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