Train mows down crowd at India festival, at least 50 dead

Numerous victims were dismembered beyond recognition and police said it would take several days to complete the identification of the dead. Two days after the railway track tragedy in Amritsar , locals staged a protest on Sunday demanding action... More..

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Newspaper publishers, editors demand Saudi Arabia provide answers on Khashoggis' death
by | Monday, October 22, 2018

Newspaper publishers, editors demand Saudi Arabia provide answers on Khashoggis' death

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister has called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi earlier this month at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a "rogue operation" and an "aberration". For Saudi Arabia's allies ...More..

‘Result of globalisation,’ says Putin on Crimean school shooting
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

‘Result of globalisation,’ says Putin on Crimean school shooting

Russian television reported that his mother works as an orderly at one of the hospitals that treated victims. The suspected attacker was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound after Wednesday's attack...More..

Is Donald Trump undermining the Fed's independence?
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Is Donald Trump undermining the Fed's independence?

We have to trust that they are the experts and are doing what is right, long term, for the economy. The Treasury Department does have the ability to bypass the Fed and directly influence rates-by intervening ...More..

Train runs over Dussehra revellers leaving more than 50 dead
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Train runs over Dussehra revellers leaving more than 50 dead

Bikram Majithia said, "The authorities concerned must be held accountable for the ill-fated accident & strict action must be taken against the guilty police officers and organisers". 01832421050). He also ord...More..

#MeToo: Court takes cognisance of Akbar's defamation case
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

#MeToo: Court takes cognisance of Akbar's defamation case

The string of accusations against Akbar began when journalist Priya Ramani identified him on Twitter on October 8 as the unnamed editor that she had described in a story about newsroom sexual harassment pub...More..

Fox News Jerk Mocks Elizabeth Warren At Disneyland
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Fox News Jerk Mocks Elizabeth Warren At Disneyland

For her part, even if her attempt to end the public discussion of her background has had the opposite effect, Warren is at least using the opportunity to clarify the remarks that first got her into this mess - ...More..

Ireland's Varadkar accused of 'despicable' bid to scaremonger over Brexit
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Ireland's Varadkar accused of 'despicable' bid to scaremonger over Brexit

Leaders of the 27 remaining European Union states ditched proposals for a special Brexit summit in November, after Mr Barnier told them he needed "much more time" to find a way to avoid a hard border. Europea...More..

Australia Could be the Next Country to Move Its Embassy to Jerusalem
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Australia Could be the Next Country to Move Its Embassy to Jerusalem

She also reminded that the issue of Jerusalem was one of the six points that must be negotiated and decided on as a factor in any comprehensive peace between Palestine and Israel , in accordance with United ...More..

Woman Seen Abandoning 2-Year-Old On Stranger’s Doorstep In Texas
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Woman Seen Abandoning 2-Year-Old On Stranger’s Doorstep In Texas

A woman inside the home told police when she opened the door, she found the child by himself. The entire ordeal began on Wednesday night when a homeowner found the 2-year-old standing alone on her doorstep ...More..

Afghan attack won’t change Kandahar security situation: Mattis
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Afghan attack won’t change Kandahar security situation: Mattis

Scott Miller , who escaped without injury, according to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. NATO Resolute Support spokesman Grant Neely told RFE/RL that the top USA commander in Afghanistan, General Scott M...More..

Syria, Jordan Officially Reopen Border Crossing
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Syria, Jordan Officially Reopen Border Crossing

Assad's government has been largely isolated by its Arab neighbours since the civil war broke out in 2011. One Syrian business owner residing in Jordan, who owns a passenger bus company that once ferried pass...More..

Sabarimala temple reopens amidst protests, violence
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Sabarimala temple reopens amidst protests, violence

Sabarimala: Amid violent protests, the doors of Sabarimala temple in Kerala opened on Wednesday for the first time since the Supreme Court lifted the centuries-old ban on entry of women of menstrual ...More..

Donald Trump Props Up Ted Cruz
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Donald Trump Props Up Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz is the butt of another joke, this time it's an ad aimed at the senator's appreciation for the fast food joint, White Castle, instead of Texas' Whataburger. Trump added, " Ted Cruz has done so much fo...More..

German police search for clues in Cologne hostage-taking
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

German police search for clues in Cologne hostage-taking

There were no immediate details on who was taken hostage or how many people were involved. Police on Twitter told people to avoid the station. The man allegedly demanded the release of a Tunisian woman. (10...More..

NHC: Hurricane Leslie on track to impact Morocco, Portugal, Spain
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

NHC: Hurricane Leslie on track to impact Morocco, Portugal, Spain

But in the coastal town of Figueira da Foz, Leslie's wind speeds reached up to 170 km/h, state broadcaster RTP said. By Sunday morning the powerful winds and heavy rains had mostly subsided. It is rare for ...More..

Hurricane Michael has arrived, and it's stronger than anyone expected
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Hurricane Michael has arrived, and it's stronger than anyone expected

Search and rescue teams are still working in areas across the Florida Panhandle to reach people who are trapped. Under a clear blue sky Thursday, families living along the Florida Panhandle emerged from shelt...More..

Saudi stocks drop after Trump threat over missing writer
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Saudi stocks drop after Trump threat over missing writer

As chair of the subcommittee on appropriations handling US foreign assistance, he had voted in favor of a $500 million arms sale to Saudi Arabia in 2017. "We demand to know the truth". Vice President Mike ...More..

International Monetary Fund warns of looming risks to global economy
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

International Monetary Fund warns of looming risks to global economy

It predicted 2.9 percent US growth this year, dropping to 2.5 percent next year, and to 1.8 percent in 2020, as the effect of USA tax cuts wears off and the trade war with China inhibits growth. South Africa, o...More..

Key events in United States pastor Brunson case
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Key events in United States pastor Brunson case

I love Turkey ", an emotional Brunson, who had maintained he was innocent of all charges, told the court during Friday's hearing. US Department of State spokeswoman Heather Nauert said, "I can't imagine that...More..

Second suspect named in ex-Russian spy poisoning
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Second suspect named in ex-Russian spy poisoning

The Russian authorities have denied any involvement in the poisoning, and days after the charges were filed, the two suspects gave an interview to Russian state television in which they claimed to be sports nut...More..

Washington Post publishes possible last photo of missing Saudi journalist
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Washington Post publishes possible last photo of missing Saudi journalist

She accused Saudi Arabia of "state terrorism" and called on the worldwide community to take action against the kingdom. While Riyadh claimed he had left the building afterwards, Turkish police said Khas...More..

Status Orange warning in place as Storm Callum approaches
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Status Orange warning in place as Storm Callum approaches

The Met office have issued a yellow weather warning as Storm Callum brings a spell of heavy and persistent rain for tomorrow. "Although the winds will be strongest at the coast they will also be strong in...More..

TV journalist murdered in Bulgarian town of Ruse
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

TV journalist murdered in Bulgarian town of Ruse

The minister said investigators had spoken to Marinova's family and friends and "there is no apparent link to her work". "Just let it not be today", they said in a statement on NTV's website. More than 10 ye...More..

Melania Trump Wears Colonial Hat During Her Tour in Kenya
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Melania Trump Wears Colonial Hat During Her Tour in Kenya

That's very important what we do, what we're doing with U.S. aid, what I do with my initiatives. Trump then made a brief stop at the heavily-fortified U.S. Melania Trump has said she often disagrees with wha...More..

Ramaphosa appoints new finance minister
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Ramaphosa appoints new finance minister

Ramaphosa said Mboweni, the former Governor of the Reserve Bank, brings in much-needed leadership. South African Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene resigned Tuesday over undisclosed meetings with a business fam...More..

Limo in New York Crash That Killed 20 Failed Inspection Last Month
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Limo in New York Crash That Killed 20 Failed Inspection Last Month

Andrew Cuomo. "My niece was four years older than him, and she said she found the love of her life", she said. The Associated Press reported that the limousine passengers were on their way to a birthday...More..

Kavanaugh seeks new tone after Supreme Court fight; Trump apologies for process
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Kavanaugh seeks new tone after Supreme Court fight; Trump apologies for process

A petition to impeach Justice Kavanaugh has more than 150,000 signatures. "I think it's an insult to the American public". Trump's ceremony speech hammered a theme he has been hitting on all week: hoping to e...More..

Pakistani opposition leader appears in court after arrested on corruption charges
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Pakistani opposition leader appears in court after arrested on corruption charges

Lawyer Tarar said that Sharif was improperly arrested on a warrant that was kept secret. The arrest came a little over a week ahead of the by-polls scheduled for October 14. Nawaz Sharif condemned the arrest as...More..

Wife says Interpol chief sent knife image as danger signal
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Wife says Interpol chief sent knife image as danger signal

On Saturday, Interpol requested clarification from China's authorities on Meng's status as he had been missing since he left Lyon for China on September 29. China's National Supervisory Commission announced j...More..