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Over 95% of world's population breathing unhealthy air

Over 95% of world's population breathing unhealthy air

The WHO's healthy limit is 10 micrograms per cubic metre of air, but has set a so-called "interim air quality target" of 35 micrograms per cubic metre of air - which 60 per cent of the world still fai...

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Central Intelligence Agency chief made secret trip to North Korea, met Kim Jong Un

Central Intelligence Agency chief made secret trip to North Korea, met Kim Jong Un

The Post reported that Pompeo went as Trump's envoy to lay the groundwork for direct talks between Trump and Kim about North Korea's nuclear weapons program. But willingness to discuss is not the sam...

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Farah ready to mix it in the marathon By

Farah ready to mix it in the marathon By

The team at the London Marathon have put together an wonderful field with guys like Eliud Kipchoge and Daniel Wanjiru. Mo Farah believes he can compete with the very best during Sunday's London...

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Declaring Taj waqf property will lead to flood of claims

Declaring Taj waqf property will lead to flood of claims

Senior advocate Salman Khurshid, appearing for the board, told a three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra that the board's claim was based on material evidence, but the ASI oppos...

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AP EAMCET 2018 admit card to be released today

AP EAMCET 2018 admit card to be released today

Candidates can log on to the official website - sche.ap.gov.in/eamcet - to obtain their admit cards. Students are advised to go through all the instructions carefully. Students are advised to keep a...

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Risks of 'European Civil War' over political values, says Macron

Risks of 'European Civil War' over political values, says Macron

He said that selfishness must be stopped as there was a risk of a European "civil war". However, he warned Macron that " Europe can not be just France and Germany ", in reference to the prominen...

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3 bodies found inside parked vehicle in Burbank

3 bodies found inside parked vehicle in Burbank

Police are investigating the gruesome discovery made by officers responding to a morning call about a foul smell coming from a parked auto, ABC 7 reported. Police said the vehicle has Tennessee lice...

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Russia agrees to extend overflight approvals for US carriers-State Department

Russia agrees to extend overflight approvals for US carriers-State Department

In the interim, US carrier were making plans to reroute their flights, she said. Nauert said the Russian government was not represented at Tuesday's meeting between State Department officials and US...

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Modi, Swedish PM discuss defence, investment, energy

Modi, Swedish PM discuss defence, investment, energy

However, others who are not protesting, but hoping to raise the issue of the rapes and wider violence against women with the Prime Minister, say they have been subject to abuse and intimidation ahead ...

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8-year-old boy brings knife to school, cuts 3 students

8-year-old boy brings knife to school, cuts 3 students

The 13-year-old victim was waiting for a transfer bus to the middle school when they were attacked. Beise says the student was released to his parents and won't likely face charges because he's so y...

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Chemical experts on probing mission into Syria in limbo

Chemical experts on probing mission into Syria in limbo

Administration officials said the economic sanctions were under serious consideration, along with other measures that could be taken against Russian Federation, but said Trump had not given final aut...

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Merkel tells New Zealanders 'you can be proud of your PM'

Merkel tells New Zealanders 'you can be proud of your PM'

The German Chancellor made the comments at a press conference in Berlin. Ms Ardern said: "Nothing is certain, there's always room for these things to move, but I certainly come away form this visit ...

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Syria chemical attack: Inspectors allowed into Douma

Syria chemical attack: Inspectors allowed into Douma

On Saturday, the United States , along with Britain and France, launched more than 100 missiles at three suspected chemical weapons facilities in Homs, Syria . The Kremlin says Russian President...

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New Sanctions On Russia Could Lift Oil Prices Further

New Sanctions On Russia Could Lift Oil Prices Further

Bashar Ja'afari said if the team decides "the situation is sound", the fact-finding mission from the global chemical weapons watchdog - Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons - will st...

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Syria Intercepts Hostile Missiles in Homs

Syria Intercepts Hostile Missiles in Homs

The TV quotes an unnamed military official as saying that air defences fired a number of missiles because of a false alarm today, without providing more information. The report comes a few days afte...

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Iranian drone launched from Syria was on attack mission, Israel says

Iranian drone launched from Syria was on attack mission, Israel says

Seven Iranian military advisers, including one colonel, were killed in the airstrike . On Tuesday, Syrian aerial defense systems activated in what was initially believed to be strikes on two Syrian...

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Iranian Security Forces Killed in Clash near Pakistan Border

Iranian Security Forces Killed in Clash near Pakistan Border

Five others were arrested by Iranian security forces. The Iranian Border Force fired on the people who crossed the border, killing two. Gwadar Assistant Commissioner Jameel Ahmed told Dawn that Ir...

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Albania, Macedonia backed for European Union membership talks

Albania, Macedonia backed for European Union membership talks

The EU's Commissioner for Enlargement, Johannes Hahn , and theHigh Representative for Foreign Affairs, Federica Mogherini , will visit Albania's capital Tirana to hand over the bloc's progress repo...

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ESPN & FOX Sports To Make Joint Bid For UFC TV Rights

ESPN & FOX Sports To Make Joint Bid For UFC TV Rights

Fox pays $120M/year for the rights and could go to over $200M for its part. While Fox and Disney have fought each other in years past to secure various U.S. The UFC has been hunting for a new TV rig...

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Tamil Nadu Governor rules out resignation in wake of sex scandal

Tamil Nadu Governor rules out resignation in wake of sex scandal

The students had informed the college about the matter a month ago. Nirmala Devi of Devanga Arts College had allegedly promised to reward her students financially and academically if they agreed to ...

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SC/ST Act Row: Chhatisgarh Govt to plead against SC ruling

SC/ST Act Row: Chhatisgarh Govt to plead against SC ruling

He also said the state government, working in coordination with the Centre, will file an appeal in the apex court against the order. Dalit groups had organised protests across the country on April...

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Tripura CM claims satellite communication existed during the era of Mahabharata!

Tripura CM claims satellite communication existed during the era of Mahabharata!

The 47-year-old Biplab Deb said that while European nations and the United States may claim that the internet and satellite systems are their invention, it's actually India's technology. and other c...

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Tuesday morning forecast (April 17)

Tuesday morning forecast (April 17)

Tuesday and said the fire danger will be only slightly reduced Wednesday. Mild and breezy overnight. A strong cold front moving through Colorado and a high pressure moving to the east created quite ...

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President Trump's 'Team' to Review TPP Agreement

President Trump's 'Team' to Review TPP Agreement

Kudlow said any sort of deal "has to be in USA interest for us to take another look and actually go into it", adding that at present, Trump is not interested in rejoining the deal as it stands. Accord...

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Somalia, UAE explain funds seized at Mogadishu airport

Somalia, UAE explain funds seized at Mogadishu airport

The United Arab Emirates has said it will end its military training mission to Somalia after an incident that saw its soldiers assaulted and 9.6 million USA dollars (£6.7 million) seized at an airport...

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McConnell blocks bipartisan legislation to protect special counsel

McConnell blocks bipartisan legislation to protect special counsel

McConnell told Fox News Neil Patrick Cavuto that he won't allow a bill to protect Mueller . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made clear that he has no intention to allow a vote on a bill cr...

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Amy Schumer reponds to feminist backlash over new film 'I Feel Pretty'

Amy Schumer reponds to feminist backlash over new film 'I Feel Pretty'

Amy Schumer wants people to know that the backlash her new movie has been receiving over its message on body image completely misses the point of the film. She just says that she's amazed by her jawl...

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Douglas County fire crews dealing with third fire

Douglas County fire crews dealing with third fire

Surrounding homes were evacuated and the fire has since been contained. Colorado 67 southwest of Sedalia is still closed. Multiple fire agencies responded to a fire on North Foxtail Drive in Castl...

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France's Macron urges defence of democracy in EU

France's Macron urges defence of democracy in EU

Donald Trump praised the US's allies in his tweet: "Thank you to France and the United Kingdom for their wisdom and the power of their fine Military". If Europe ignores the people, the people will...

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Disgruntled Vegas casino employee killed wounded executive at shooting State

Disgruntled Vegas casino employee killed wounded executive at shooting State

Federal investigators from the FBI, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and U.S. Marshals Service are helping Las Vegas police in the search for Wrobel, Metro spokesman Aden Ocamp...

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EU Court: Poland's Forest Management Led to Partial Loss of Bialowieza Site

EU Court: Poland's Forest Management Led to Partial Loss of Bialowieza Site

The judgment States that Poland had not fulfilled its obligations relating to the protection of the Bialowieza forest - one of Europe's last virgin forests, which is included in the world heritage Fun...

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BC ready to fight back against Alberta fuel restrictions

BC ready to fight back against Alberta fuel restrictions

Notley acknowledged that Alberta's oil industry is "a bit nervous" about the legislation and said Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd has been speaking with companies leading up to its introduction. "Bu...

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Alaska Air Group (ALK) Cut to Hold at ValuEngine

Legal General Gru Inc Plc owns 180,599 shs. About 4.58 million shares traded or 70.58% up from the average. NYSE : ALK - Alaska Air Group ( NYSE : ALK ) has insider ownership of 0.56% and instit...

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Gov. Murphy signs bill requiring automatic voter registration

Gov. Murphy signs bill requiring automatic voter registration

Murphy says registering to vote should be simple and seamless. After years of Republican attempts to restrict voting rights, Democratic-controlled states are taking more aggressive steps to expand...

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Horrific! 8-year-old girl allegedly raped and killed in Etah

Horrific! 8-year-old girl allegedly raped and killed in Etah

It is learnt that the girl along with her parents had come to attend the wedding ceremony of a local journalist's sister. Superintendent of Etah Police Akhilesh Chaurasia said her body has been sent f...

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City In California's Orange County Votes To Exempt Itself From Sanctuary Policy

City In California's Orange County Votes To Exempt Itself From Sanctuary Policy

The city of San Diego ranks as California's second-biggest by population, and with the adjacent Mexican city of Tijuana, comprises the largest cross-border metropolitan area shared between the United ...

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Riyadh says open to sending troops to Syria

Riyadh says open to sending troops to Syria

In a speech in OH last month, Trump surprised his military leaders by suddenly declaring: "We'll be coming out of Syria like very soon". A spokesman for the National Security Council declined to c...

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Sac PD Released Additional Audio and Video from Clark Shooting

Sac PD Released Additional Audio and Video from Clark Shooting

The new clips, which total more than 15 hours of material, show several officers muting their microphones when they begin speaking with others and two officers administering cardiopulmonary resuscit...

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Congratulations to NZ's Commonwealth Games team

Congratulations to NZ's Commonwealth Games team

Seven presenter Johanna Griggs , a 1990 Commonwealth Games swimming bronze medallist, teed off at organisers after viewers initially expressed frustration with the broadcaster when athletes were le...

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Anti-gay laws are 'wrong', British PM tells ex-colonies

Anti-gay laws are 'wrong', British PM tells ex-colonies

The row has been brewing for some months but has erupted just as leaders of the 53 Commonwealth countries gather in London for their biennial heads of government meeting."When the Commonwealth heads o...

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