Shark alert: More than 130 pilot whales die on Australian beach

Latest reports have just six of the whales still alive early on Saturday morning. A rescue operation was under way to try to direct the survivors to the open sea. "I think initially it was confronting for most people because so numerous whales had al... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
All you need to know about Rajya Sabha election 2018
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

All you need to know about Rajya Sabha election 2018

The SP returned the favour by polling its surplus votes in favour of the BSP , but the BJP's Anil Agarwal managed to go through to the Upper House. As many as 16 and five members of the BJP and the Congress ...More..

Former Playboy model says Trump tried to pay her after being 'intimate'
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Former Playboy model says Trump tried to pay her after being 'intimate'

She also apologized to the president's wife Melania for the alleged affair, saying: "I'm sorry". "It really hurt me, but I went back", she said. "I wouldn't want it to happen to me". At one point, Trump s...More..

Minneapolis Police Officer Charged With Murder
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Minneapolis Police Officer Charged With Murder

Ms Damond called 911 about a possible sexual assault behind her home minutes before she was shot. While prosecutors said he could be a potential flight risk, defence attorney Tom Plunkett disagreed and told J...More..

Afrin: Turkey's President Erdogan threatens to expand military offensive beyond Kurdish town
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Afrin: Turkey's President Erdogan threatens to expand military offensive beyond Kurdish town

Turkey launched the so-called Operation Olive Branch in Afrin on January 20 in a bid to eliminate the YPG, which Ankara views as a terror organization and the Syrian branch of the PKK. Turkey has plans to bui...More..

Trump praises Saudi crown prince over economic ties
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Trump praises Saudi crown prince over economic ties

In May past year, US President Donald Trump , in his first visit overseas, travelled to Saudi Arabia where Riyadh organised a Muslim states Summit attended by over fifty heads of States. Trump praised the king...More..

Seth Meyers Laughs off Biden-Trump
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Seth Meyers Laughs off Biden-Trump "Thrilla in Vanilla" Feud

On Thursday, hosts like Seth Meyers and Trevor Noah fired off a few excellent jokes about the rising tension, which began after Biden said that when he was in high school, he would have "beat [en] the hel...More..

Crude oil prices rise on surprise U.S. crude inventory draw
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Crude oil prices rise on surprise U.S. crude inventory draw

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures also had their biggest weekly gain since July, at 5.5 percent. Oil prices fell on Thursday as investors took profits after this week's rally and as US stock ma...More..

Trump in Tweet Defends Congratulatory Call to Putin on Election
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Trump in Tweet Defends Congratulatory Call to Putin on Election

On Wednesday, the Washington Post reported that Trump's national security advisers had presented him with written briefing materials in capitals saying " DO NOT CONGRATULATE ", the paper said citing official...More..

Bryant appoints Hyde-Smith to Senate seat
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Bryant appoints Hyde-Smith to Senate seat

Thad Cochran's Senate seat when he resigns on April 1. Commissioner Hyde-Smith was elected Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce by MS voters in November 2011, following a 12-year career as a state senato...More..

2007 bombing of Syrian nuclear reactor a lesson for Iran
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

2007 bombing of Syrian nuclear reactor a lesson for Iran

Israel did not explain why it decided now to confirm its assault at Deir Ezzour, 280 miles (450 kilometers) northeast of Damascus, on the night between September 5 and September 6, 2007, after steadfastly refu...More..

Wednesday morning's updated Storm Team Forecast
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Wednesday morning's updated Storm Team Forecast

Accumulation won't be terribly impressive. We could see 1 to 2 inches of snow on the Plateau, and 3 to 6 inches in the Mountains before the end of the day Wednsday. Winds will back off overnight. Most of NE N...More..

Former Playboy Model Sues to Break Silence Over Trump Affair
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Former Playboy Model Sues to Break Silence Over Trump Affair

Along with the story about her affair, McDougal says she was offered the opportunity to write columns about health and fitness to run across various AMI properties, but majority were never published. As Ameri...More..

U.S. arrests Iranian over alleged $115 million sanctions evasion scheme
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

U.S. arrests Iranian over alleged $115 million sanctions evasion scheme

Steinitz was among the first to warn that the Iran deal, known as The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, would persuade Arab countries to enrich in uranium. "It is clearly not a matter of adding sanctions - no...More..

What is next for Russian Federation after Putin victory?
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

What is next for Russian Federation after Putin victory?

Russian military personnel cast their ballots in the presidential election in Moscow , Russia , Sunday, March 18, 2018. Of the other presidential candidates, Communist Party nominee Pavel Grudinin finishe...More..

Uber pulls self-driving cars after first fatal crash of autonomous vehicle
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Uber pulls self-driving cars after first fatal crash of autonomous vehicle

Despite being rushed to hospital, she later died from her injuries. Police have confirmed that a woman in Arizona , was hit by an Uber self-driving auto, later dying of her injuries in the hospital, in wha...More..

Actor Jim Carrey Blasted Over Painting that Resembles Huckabee Sanders
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Actor Jim Carrey Blasted Over Painting that Resembles Huckabee Sanders

Actor Jim Carrey's latest piece of artwork bears an eerie resemblance to the White House press secretary, the New York Daily News reported. Conservative commentator Candace Owens hit out at Carrey on Fox...More..

Trump unveils plan against opioid crisis
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Trump unveils plan against opioid crisis

Federal law now allows for the death penalty in drug cases that involve murder, such as those committed during a drive-by shooting or while trafficking drugs, according to the Death Penalty Information Center. ...More..

U.S. prohibits transactions with Venezuela's digital currency
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

U.S. prohibits transactions with Venezuela's digital currency

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has tried to prop up the country's failing economy and skirt US sanctions by launching the Bitcoin-like currency. It was hoped that in skirting sanctions, Petro would he...More..

U.S. large retailers urge Trump against China tariffs
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

U.S. large retailers urge Trump against China tariffs

The letter marks the latest in a growing rift between Trump and the business community on trade policies, as the president has begun to take more aggressive steps he says are needed to protect domestic industr...More..

Snow expected for central Pa. on Wednesday, winter storm watch issued
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Snow expected for central Pa. on Wednesday, winter storm watch issued

A total snow accumulation of five inches or more is possible, meteorologists said. Locally, more than 9 inches are possible. Unless a heavier snow squall sets up, travel conditions should fare OK through earl...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Kiev Violates International Law by Stemming Voting of Russians in Ukraine

Security has been stepped up outside Russian government installations in Ukraine after Kyiv announced that only diplomats would be allowed access to vote in Russia's presidential election. The European Union ...More..

Seen @ St. Patrick's Day Parade in Pittsburgh, a tribute to Dan Rooney
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Seen @ St. Patrick's Day Parade in Pittsburgh, a tribute to Dan Rooney

He also recounted traveling to Oklahoma to visit to Native American tribe which after suffering its own loses in the Trail of Tears raised money for the Irish during the potato starvation. Patrick's Day Parade ...More..

Tiger Woods hits 4-under
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Tiger Woods hits 4-under

They each went bogey-bogey on the first two holes, though Gooch did somewhat redeem himself with a gain at the par-five fourth. The Northern Irishman posted a close-range birdie at the fourth and rolled in fr...More..

Israeli forces arrest 19 Palestinians in overnight raids
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Israeli forces arrest 19 Palestinians in overnight raids

Palestinian terror groups responded with glee to the attack. Initial reports from the IDF said there were a number of casualties following the incident. He warned that Israel's policy "is to take determined...More..

Stormy liable for millions: Lawyers
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Stormy liable for millions: Lawyers

As of Saturday night, the campaign has received approximately $230,000. Mr Avenatti said Ms Clifford would reveal all during a CBS 60 Minutes interview to be broadcast in the United States on March 25. ...More..

'President Donald Trump ready to fire NSA Lt Gen McMaster'
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

'President Donald Trump ready to fire NSA Lt Gen McMaster'

Multiple White House officials have said that the president has chose to seek a new national security adviser, leading one online gambling site to give McMaster the best odds at becoming the "next to be fired ...More..

Chinese PM Li Keqiang re-elected for second five-year term
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Chinese PM Li Keqiang re-elected for second five-year term

China's annual parliament has appointed Xi Jinping to a second term as leader and Li Keqiang as premier, while naming a senior official to head a new anti-corruption agency. Meanwhile, on the military front...More..

Trump Inspects Wall Prototypes, Calls on Congress for Money
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Trump Inspects Wall Prototypes, Calls on Congress for Money

Not many details were released in advance of Trump's visit to Los Angeles, other than a schedule. His first stop was was to view the prototypes for a border wall he says would be critical for the nation's sec...More..

McKeever wins third gold in Canada's most successful Winter Paralympics ever
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

McKeever wins third gold in Canada's most successful Winter Paralympics ever

Evan Strong of the United States finished second, and Matti Suur-Hamari of Finland came in third. "I'm grateful that I'm able to share that with other people and that they can maybe look at what we do and say '...More..

US says Russia ´responsible´ for spy attack in Britain
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

US says Russia ´responsible´ for spy attack in Britain

As British authorities investigate the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in England, there is much mystery about how exactly the brazen attack was carried out. Britain's accusations against Rus...More..

Setback for BJP as TDP quits NDA, moves no-trust motion
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Setback for BJP as TDP quits NDA, moves no-trust motion

Questioning the Centre for denying the coveted special category status (SCS), Naidu, through the resolution, sought to know why the Centre had taken the stand despite the 14th Finance Commission not making such...More..

Russia's Defense Ministry refutes reports about airstrikes in Eastern Ghouta
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Russia's Defense Ministry refutes reports about airstrikes in Eastern Ghouta

Syria's Eastern Ghouta region was hit by multiple airstrikes on Friday, claiming the lives of more than 80 civilians, as rebel groups holding out in the enclave near Damascus said they wanted negotiations to ...More..

Australia to Raise Rights Concerns with Myanmar, Cambodia at ASEAN Summit
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Australia to Raise Rights Concerns with Myanmar, Cambodia at ASEAN Summit

According to Deputy Government Spokesperson Lt-General Werachon Sukondhapatipak, Thailand would utilise the platform to revitalise the Asean-Australia strategic partnership amid "escalating regional uncertainti...More..

Schumer: Toys R Us needs to redeem gift cards for cash
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Schumer: Toys R Us needs to redeem gift cards for cash

Toys R Us is closing all stores and gift cards are soon-to-be or no longer have value. They could be heard telling customers they had little information to share and don't yet know when the stores will close...More..

People bid farewell to CRPF jawans killed by naxals
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

People bid farewell to CRPF jawans killed by naxals

The IED attack by Naxals on a CRPF vehicle, which led to the death of nine personnel in Sukma on Tuesday afternoon, happened in a territory which was "uncharted" by any security force till now. The soldiers wer...More..

Saudi Arabia will have nuclear bomb if Iran does
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia will have nuclear bomb if Iran does

The Crown Prince is expected to ask Trump to tighten containment measures against Iran . Never mind that Iran does not have a nuclear weapons program , insists it has never wanted nuclear weapons , and is su...More..

UP bypoll results shows end of 'overhyped' Modi magic: Kerala CM
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

UP bypoll results shows end of 'overhyped' Modi magic: Kerala CM

Though Mayawati had made it clear that the understanding with the SP was only for this round of by-elections , the results would force both sides to come together to fight their common enemy in 2019. In Arar...More..

The Crown's Claire Foy was paid less than her co-star Matt Smith
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

The Crown's Claire Foy was paid less than her co-star Matt Smith

In comments quoted by Variety , executive producer Suzanne Mackie insisted: "Going forward, no one gets paid more than the Queen". Scriptwriter Peter Morgan revealed last month that he's struggling to find...More..

LATEST warning from Met Éireann on approaching stormy weather
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

LATEST warning from Met Éireann on approaching stormy weather

Meanwhile, Gritting Kent has issued a "red" warning for Saturday, which means road surface temperatures are expected to fall below freezing with ice and/or snow and freezing rain likely. Weather presenter Naza...More..

Brexit: Jean-Claude Juncker says United Kingdom will 'regret' decision
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Brexit: Jean-Claude Juncker says United Kingdom will 'regret' decision

Mr Juncker told MEPs in Strasbourg there was "increasing urgency" to negotiate the UK's withdrawal from the EU. Juncker added: "I would rather have preferred for Britons not to decide to leave the European ...More..

Joy Behar Finally Apologizes for Mocking Pence's Christian Faith
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Joy Behar Finally Apologizes for Mocking Pence's Christian Faith

And I'm like, Jesus ain't say that ... "That's called mental illness, if I'm not correct, hearing voices", she said. They both talked about how they were raised Roman Catholic, he said, and mentioned that Pence...More..

GOP finds Trump innocent, but let's wait to hear from Mueller
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

GOP finds Trump innocent, but let's wait to hear from Mueller

The Republican report concludes that the Russian government's extensive meddling in the campaign was not meant to help Trump beat Hillary Clinton . Representative Devin Nunes of California, the committee's R...More..

Trump Jr. Campaigns For Saccone Day Before Special Election
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Trump Jr. Campaigns For Saccone Day Before Special Election

Greene questioned. " Rick Saccone has walked the walk". Cillizza: Where did Lamb come from? The district is full of Reagan Democrats, and while past Democratic candidates did not appeal to these conservative...More..

Texas Governor offers $15000 reward for information on Austin explosions
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Texas Governor offers $15000 reward for information on Austin explosions

Two similar packages left at separate homes Monday killed a 17-year-old and wounded two others. In that explosion, a 75-year-old Hispanic woman was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. "Y...More..

Ousted Trump aide McEntee is under investigation for 'serious financial crimes'
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Ousted Trump aide McEntee is under investigation for 'serious financial crimes'

The campaign's decision underscores Trump's tolerance for - and often encouragement of - duelling centres of power around him. A star high school quarterback, he worked at Fox News as part of their social med...More..

Vienna: Attacker shot dead outside Iran envoy's residence
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Vienna: Attacker shot dead outside Iran envoy's residence

The soldier in response shot the attacker dead, he added. Police said the guard, a 23-year-old Austrian soldier, first tried to deter the assailant with pepper spray. According to early indications, the soldi...More..

Japanese Prime Minister Caught Up In Land Sale Scandal
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Japanese Prime Minister Caught Up In Land Sale Scandal

Aso to take the lead", he said , brushing aside demands for Aso's exit. Streets were filled with people chanting "No more lies" and "Don't falsify documents" after Aso admitted earlier in the day that his mi...More..

Maharashtra govt promises to fulfil farmers' demands; protest called off
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Maharashtra govt promises to fulfil farmers' demands; protest called off

The major demands of the protesting farmers and tribals are complete loan waiver, profit of 1.5 times input cost for all major agriculture commodities and an immediate implementation of M.S. Several political p...More..

Betsy DeVos Struggles To Answer Simple Questions In '60 Minutes' Interview
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Betsy DeVos Struggles To Answer Simple Questions In '60 Minutes' Interview

DeVos' spokeswoman Liz Hill said that the secretary's focus was on promoting successful innovation, including in traditional public schools. Devos said she will head a commission created to explore ways ...More..