Archive | World

Gunfire at speech by French President Francois Hollande leaves one injured

Only one bullet was reportedly fired, which brushed one person's calf before hitting another person in the leg. Hollande stopped speaking when...

Read more

Abbas seeks United Nations support for two-state solution

The open letter was penned by Roger but was signed by 153 lawmakers from across the political spectrum of France, where many parties have been s...

Read more
grace

Threats reported at Jewish centers in Scottsdale and Tucson

The Cherry Hill Jewish Community Center in Camden County was safely evacuated before 11 a.m., and police were at the scene, the center tweeted ...

Read more

South Korean opposition wants to impeach acting president

However, soon after announcing there would be no extension of the investigation, Hwang found himself dragged into the scandal's fallout when Sou...

Read more
grace

Family, Attorney Seeking 'Humanitarian Parole' For Woman Detained By ICE In Alvarado

She has been detained ever since at the Prairieland Detention Center in Alvarado, Texas, while her family petitioned for asylum, citing threat...

Read more
grace

The Ramifications Of Using A Chemical Weapon In Kim Jong Nam's Assassination

The VX nerve agent is classified as a weapon of mass destruction by the UN. Absorbed in large doses, it is fatal after 15 minutes, according...

Read more
grace

King Salman Responds Positively To Request On Haj Quota - Najib

The Saudi monarch was received by Malaysian prime minister, Najib Razak , and greeted at parliament with a 21-gun salute. Adji said that his co...

Read more
grace

'Biggest Loser' star Bob Harper suffers heart attack during workout

Bob Harper was hospitalized after suffering a heart attack recently. The host also claimed that heart attacks run in his family and that his ...

Read more
grace

Indonesian bomber killed in shootout after Bandung explosion

It was not immediately clear if the suspect had acted alone. Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, has long struggled ...

Read more

Israeli airstrikes on Gaza raise concern of violent escalation

The Gaza-based al-Mezan Center for Human Rights expressed concern earlier this month in response to Israeli airstrikes that Israel could be lead...

Read more
grace

After Ramjas, Khalsa college also cancels street competition due to ABVP pressure

The college authorities cancelled the seminar following the protests. Khalid, who gave a miss to protests yesterday and the day before, joined...

Read more
grace

Magistrates to probe France's Fillon over 'fake jobs'

The devout Catholic won the conservative nomination by campaigning as a "clean" candidate unsullied by the scandals of his rivals. "They are cam...

Read more
grace

Trump blasts DNC race as 'rigged'

Late Friday, Perez's campaign released a string of endorsements from state parties including Florida, Kentucky and MS - creating a perception of...

Read more
grace

Civilians flee western Mosul as Iraqi troops continue to advance

US -backed Iraqi forces pushed deeper into western Mosul on Sunday, aiming to capture a bridge across the Tigris which would link the city's g...

Read more
grace

Fox News interviews unknown Swedish 'security advisor' in crime debate

Bildt linked immigration to social problems in Sweden, lamented what he described as Swedish liberal close-mindedness about the downsides of wel...

Read more

Buffett's Berkshire says quarterly profit rises 15 percent

The letter is always one of the best-read business documents every year because of Buffett's knack for explaining complex issues in simple terms...

Read more

Ireland's Six Nations destiny in own hands, says Schmidt

Can they replicate that in the future? Sexton has been knocked unconscious, suffered a nasty black eye and been put on his backside from count...

Read more

Six arrested after large cannabis factory is discovered in former nuclear bunker

The impenetrable site, previously owned by the Ministry of Defence, still has its nuclear blast doors in tact. With the knowledge that the bun...

Read more
grace

GoFundMe established for victims of apparent hate crime in Olathe Wednesday night

Srinivas Kuchibhotla , 32, died at a hospital while Alok Madasani, 32, and Ian Grillot, 24, were in stable condition after the attack on Wedne...

Read more
grace

Hollywood A-lister Jodie Foster joins Oscar protests against Donald Trump

The agency said it was donating more than $320,000 (£258,000) to the American Civil Liberties Union and the IRC. Hollywood is all about the bi...

Read more

Three injured in Heidelberg auto attack

A 73-year-old victim of an accident died after being seriously injured, police and prosecutors stated. Police say the are unsure of the attack...

Read more
grace

SC's Jaime Harrison drops out of DNC race, endorses Tom Perez

Their dual front-runner status was reaffirmed last week, when New Hampshire Democratic Party Chairman Ray Buckley dropped out of the race to end...

Read more

Trump Hits Paris, Paris Hits Back

Hollande called for Trump to support USA allies. Last year, Hollande was heckled by angry farmers during his a visit to the annual worldwide a...

Read more

'Better to be an atheist': Pope Francis takes aim at 'hypocritical Catholics'

The tough-talking Pope has never shied away from making controversial statements, having succeeded Pope Benedict XVI as head of the Vatican in ...

Read more
grace

Jayalalithaa's 69th birth anniversary : AIADMK rival camps compete to celebrate

Mr Dinakaran was in 2011 expelled by Ms Jayalalithaa and his return after her death has been described by Ms Sasikala's rivals as a sneaky betra...

Read more

Border-shooting case could have implications for drone victims, Supreme Court says

A 4-4 tie could provide Judge Neil Gorsuch an early opportunity to cast a key vote if he is confirmed to the court before the term ends in late ...

Read more

Israeli soldier gets 18 months for killing wounded Palestinian attacker

One of the assailants was shot dead by troops. Eleven minutes later, as the wounded man lay on the ground incapacitated, Azaria shot him in the ...

Read more
grace

Iraqi forces storm Mosul airport in bid to retake city

The units also fought their way into the Ghazlani military base close to the airport as of a two-pronged assault from the south-west of Mosul. ...

Read more
grace

Trump's round with McIlroy leads to White House statement

In all fairness, McIlroy did get some support too. The world number three has not played competitively since suffering a stress fracture to on...

Read more

PSL 2017: Sharjeel Khan, Khalid Latif deny spot-fixing allegations

They wanted to target three players-Sharjeel Khan, Khalid Latif and Mohammad Irfan", Khan was quoted by the Express Tribune. 27-year-old Sharj...

Read more
grace

Accused Drunk Driver Does Cartwheels During Sobriety Test

According to police, "Officers were able to wake her up when they started speaking to her. Marshall was asked to step out and appeared to be ext...

Read more

China almost finished building South China Sea structures to house missiles

Two American officials told Reuters that the structures appear created to hold long-range surface-to-air missiles. U.S. Secretary of State R...

Read more
grace

DMK observes hunger strike in TN to protest against Palaniswami trust vote

The Governor has sent a report to the President and the Centre, official sources said without divulging further details. The DMK and other opp...

Read more

Verizon and Yahoo agree discounted price for acquisition following data breach incidents

The company chose to proceed in part because it continued to believe that the deal made strategic sense and that users were loyal and engaged. ...

Read more

Korean Air Receives Its First Boeing 787-9

The aft- and midbody sections of all Dreamliners are produced in North Charleston, and final assembly of all but the 787-10 is split between Nor...

Read more