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German leader argues for preserving Iran deal

German leader argues for preserving Iran deal

Maersk Chief Executive Soren Skou said: "With the sanctions the Americans are to impose, you can't do business in Iran if you also have business in the USA, and we have that on a large scale". Europea...

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Oklahoma woman killed after getting attacked by pack of dachshunds

Oklahoma woman killed after getting attacked by pack of dachshunds

They were believed to be dachshund-terrier or dachshund-border collie mixes. All seven of the animals weighed less than 18kg and stood below knee-height. Amanda Dinwiddie, a euthanasia technician at...

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Takfiri Militants Pull Out of Their Last Stronghold in Central Syria

Takfiri Militants Pull Out of Their Last Stronghold in Central Syria

The rebels have agreed to surrender the northern countryside of Homs province to the government under a deal reached in early May. Hundreds of people gathered in the center of Rastan town in Homs ...

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UN Predicts Falling Population, Rising Urbanization in Russia Through 2050

UN Predicts Falling Population, Rising Urbanization in Russia Through 2050

It is projected that 68 percent of the world's population will live in urban environments by 2050, compared to 55 percent in 2018. Tokyo is now the world's largest city with 37 million people, follo...

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Five people dead in shooting at rural Texas home

Five people dead in shooting at rural Texas home

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office identified two of the dead as Justin Painter, 39, of Fort Worth and Seth Richardson, 29, of Lancaster, South Carolina. Ponder Independent School District S...

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Ram Madhav Heads Hyper BJP Leaders Against TDP

Ram Madhav Heads Hyper BJP Leaders Against TDP

Akula and his followers cut a cake and distributed candies before bursting crackers. According to the Election Commission figures, the BJP is ahead in over 105 seats, while Congress is ahead in 73...

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Grenfell Tower: Government review 'won't urge cladding ban'

Grenfell Tower: Government review 'won't urge cladding ban'

A report on United Kingdom building regulations set up after the Grenfell Tower tragedy found "deep flaws" in the rules but stopped short of calling for a ban on cladding, the combustible material bla...

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Indore, the cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh

Indore, the cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh

In 2017, the scope of Swachh Sarvekshan was enlarged to cover 434 cities and Indore was awarded the Cleanest City tag. Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan also congratulated and th...

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Mothercare confirms 50 closures in rescue plan

Mothercare confirms 50 closures in rescue plan

It's United Kingdom business hasn't made a profit since 2012. The shenanigans over its management changes don't exactly instil confidence and raise questions about the leadership of a business which n...

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Penn State-Pitt game on September 8 will be in prime time

Penn State-Pitt game on September 8 will be in prime time

Penn State returns 13 starters (8 offensive, 3 defensive, 2 specialists) and 26 additional lettermen. It's the first announced time of the 2018 season for the Nittany Lions. The Nittany Lions will ho...

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Keith Richards inspired the name behind this Trump-Russia investigation

Keith Richards inspired the name behind this Trump-Russia investigation

The breakthrough stemmed from a night of heavy drinking Mr Downer had with former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos at the Kensington Wine Rooms in London in May 2016. Hillary Clinton , who ...

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Global oil demand may suffer as crude nears $80, warns IEA

Global oil demand may suffer as crude nears $80, warns IEA

OPEC's success with the oil production cutting deal has been to a significant extent aided by Venezuela's catastrophically dropping production as the country grapples with foreign exchange shortage, ...

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Senate passes measure repealing changes to net neutrality rules

Senate passes measure repealing changes to net neutrality rules

While the issue has little hope of advancing to a vote in the House, it provides Democrats with a rallying point during the upcoming midterm election season. Tech companies have been signaling that th...

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Feces-flinging woman attacks Langley Tim Hortons staff

Feces-flinging woman attacks Langley Tim Hortons staff

According to Langley RCMP, the incident took place at the location in the 20200-block of Douglas Cr. on Monday evening. Tim Hortons said the safety of staff and customers is a top priority and the...

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Study Finds Pop Music Has Gotten Sadder But Also More Danceable

Study Finds Pop Music Has Gotten Sadder But Also More Danceable

A new study has revealed that sadness in pop music is increasing, the AP reports. It was noted in the Royal Society Open Science journal that moods like " happiness " and " brightness " wer...

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No decision on Justice KM Joseph as yet

No decision on Justice KM Joseph as yet

This was the Collegium's second meeting in five days. Justice Joseph's name came up for recommendation once again after the Centre had raised concerns about it. The Centre had sent back Justice Jose...

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Uhuru signs controversial bill into law

Uhuru signs controversial bill into law

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday signed the controversial Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Bill, 2018, into law. . Violations to be penalised under the law include cyber-espionage, false publica...

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City invites the community to

City invites the community to "Ride of Silence" event

Locally, the list of names of people killed while biking over the years stretches to at least two dozen. "We ride tonight to honor those who've been killed while riding", Organizer Steven Hardy-Br...

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11-year-old Girl Killed, Mom Injured by Downed Tree

11-year-old Girl Killed, Mom Injured by Downed Tree

Andrew M. Cuomo would declare a state of emergency in several counties and deployed the New York National Guard. This evening at approximately 4:15 p.m., the City of Newburgh Police Department t...

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USA hits Hezbollah top brass with new sanctions

USA hits Hezbollah top brass with new sanctions

The United States hit a raft of Hezbollah leaders with new sanctions on Wednesday in a crackdown carried out with the cooperation of Gulf states including Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Last October, the gro...

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Live music and entertainment announced for crowds at Royal Wedding

Live music and entertainment announced for crowds at Royal Wedding

They've been replaced by clear plastic bags so police can immediately see if there are any bombs inside. He later defended the comments and said he was referring to "to anti-social behaviour not hom...

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West Norfolk beaches given Seaside Awards

West Norfolk beaches given Seaside Awards

A quarter of children have never been swimming in the sea off the coast of Britain and almost one in five (18%) have never set foot on a British beach, according to a survey of 2,000 parents . Keep...

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Riot Erupts At Venezuela Detention Centre Where Activists, Utah Man Jailed

Riot Erupts At Venezuela Detention Centre Where Activists, Utah Man Jailed

He said authorities had fired weapons and tear gas but detainees were holding out to demand freedom. Venezuela's Public Ministry has set up an ad hoc commission that will investigate a prison...

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NY lawyer threatens to call ICE on women for speaking Spanish

NY lawyer threatens to call ICE on women for speaking Spanish

He later explained that the customer had misread the situation. "This is America", the man said. 'I will be following up because my guess is there not documented and my next call will be to ICE , '...

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US, Chinese officials try to head off trade war

US, Chinese officials try to head off trade war

The two are seen here in March at a White House ceremony with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross , second from left, and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer . Navarro had previously been isolate...

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Kangaroo back home after hopping around this SC county

Kangaroo back home after hopping around this SC county

McCormick County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene and shocked to find there was, in fact, a kangaroo. Deputies say it escaped from a nearby animal sanctuary known as Melrose Farms, early Tue...

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Within two days lessons on alliance dharma for BJP leadership

Within two days lessons on alliance dharma for BJP leadership

Bharatiya Janata Party leaders showed confidence of forming government in Karnataka. They assumed it would be another case of Uttar Pradesh wherein the BJP made a clean sweep. 32 were won by Congre...

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Arabs in Gaza Mark 70 Years Since Israel's Birth with Riots

In a video translate by MEMRI, the senior Hamas official Mahmoud Al-Zahnhar said on Al-Jazeera Network Sunday that the "resistance" was not peaceful at all. Israel has - with support from the USA ad...

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Trump hails 'rebellion' by local California lawmakers against state's 'sanctuary' laws

Trump hails 'rebellion' by local California lawmakers against state's 'sanctuary' laws

The administration filed suit in March over California's so-called sanctuary laws restricting local law enforcement officers from notifying federal immigration agents when people who are undocumented ...

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Pennsylvania Primary Election live at noon

Pennsylvania Primary Election live at noon

Ada County election officials said Tuesday that they are delivering extra ballots to several polling locations across the state's most populous county. Voters can cast their ballots from 8 a.m. -7p.m...

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Tennis player smashes racket against umpire's chair in post-match tantrum

Tennis player smashes racket against umpire's chair in post-match tantrum

Pliskova, the No. 6 seed from the Czech Republic, lost 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 in the second round of the Italian Open. Former world No 1 Karolina Pliskova unleashed on the umpire's chair after her controvers...

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2nd District is focus as Nebraska residents vote in primary

2nd District is focus as Nebraska residents vote in primary

After the results are determined, candidates that win their party's nomination will face off in the general election, which is set to happen November 6th. McClure and Fortenberry both emphasized their...

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US Jewish groups hail Israeli intel after Iran nuke revelations

US Jewish groups hail Israeli intel after Iran nuke revelations

Earlier on Monday, Nasrallah's deputy, Sheikh Naim Qassem, said the attack had affirmed "the balance of deterrence" between Israel and its adversaries. And as Obama turned his again on the slaughter...

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SC upholds Khaleda's bail order; immediate release 'unlikely'

SC upholds Khaleda's bail order; immediate release 'unlikely'

The HC on March 12 had granted bail to Khaleda, now in jail, in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case. "Both the appeals are dismissed", said a four-member Appellate Division bench headed by Chief...

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Putin Says Modernized Russian Missiles, Bombers To Deploy This Year

Putin Says Modernized Russian Missiles, Bombers To Deploy This Year

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron agreed on Tuesday that the two countries will continue to honour the Iran nuclear deal despite the United States exit. Las...

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Saraki reveals plot to implicate him by IGP

Saraki reveals plot to implicate him by IGP

Saraki, at the plenary on Wednesday, said he was informed by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed that the suspects had been moved from the state to Abuja for prosecution allegedly on the orders of the IG. Sar...

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National Assembly panel summons Omo-Agege, Ndume over mace theft saga

National Assembly panel summons Omo-Agege, Ndume over mace theft saga

NAIJ.com earlier reported that a joint ad-hoc committee of the Nigerian Senate and House of Representatives investigating the recent invasion of the upper chamber by alleged hoodlums and stealing of t...

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Children Living Amid Feces Were Tortured For 'Sadistic Purpose,' Police Say

Children Living Amid Feces Were Tortured For 'Sadistic Purpose,' Police Say

Pendergast III to amend the misdemeanor charge Rogers faces to include the new felony charges. A Northern California woman denied that she or her husband abused their 10 children after authorities s...

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Merkel Says Germany Remains Committed To Iran Nuclear Accord

Merkel Says Germany Remains Committed To Iran Nuclear Accord

Speaking during ongoing budgetary consultations in the federal parliament (Bundestag), Merkel hit back at opposition criticism of a scheduled rise in military funding from 38.5 billion euros (45.5 bil...

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Turkish Banker Gets 32-Month Sentence in Iran Sanctions Case

Turkish Banker Gets 32-Month Sentence in Iran Sanctions Case

Mehmet Hakan Atilla , a senior executive at state-run Halkbank in Turkey , faced charges of co-conspiring along with Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab to bust US sanctions through a complex s...

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