Wednesday March 29-th, 2017

Theresa May becomes Prime Minister Theresa May becomes Prime Minister

May, 59, was elected the leader of the ruling Conservative Party on Monday and became the sole candidate for prime minister when her rival, Andrea Leadsom , pulled out of the leadership race. "I will miss the roar of the crowd, Cameron told Parlia...

J&K violence: Mufti appeals for peace, warns against 'excessive force'

Paying glowing tributes to the martyrs, Ms Mehbooba described them as courageous heroes who laid down their lives against suppression and autocracy and put in place the foundations for democracy in the State. An uneasy calm prevails in largely curfew...

Donald Trump to Announce His Vice Presidential Pick on Friday

The drama unfolded as Trump is expected to make an announcement about his running mate as early as Friday. " Fox News Channel has mutually agreed to suspend its contributor agreement with Former Speaker of the House , Newt Gingrich effective im...

In Show Of Party Unity, Bernie Sanders (Finally) Endorses Hillary Clinton In Show Of Party Unity, Bernie Sanders (Finally) Endorses Hillary Clinton

The appearance in Portsmouth concluded weeks of negotiations between the two camps as Sanders pressed for concessions from Clinton on his liberal policy agenda. Trump's campaign is trying to woo disgruntled Sanders supporters who are opposed to Clint...

Donald Trump Leading Or Tied In Crucial Swing State Polls Donald Trump Leading Or Tied In Crucial Swing State Polls

Trump, meanwhile, starts the Republican National Convention next week on a "small roll" in the three most important swing states, says Peter A. Brown , assistant director of the Quinnipiac Univeriversity Poll . The endorsement she received yester...

Cameron is out, May comes in: Drama in British politics Cameron is out, May comes in: Drama in British politics

Her visit was around 20 minutes after David Cameron went to the Palace to offer his resignation, with Samantha and their children in tow. She is also expected to meet Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in the coming days, with Sturgeon telling...

Solar impulse 2 lands in Egypt before final journey

Solar Impulse 2 is scheduled to leave Egypt for Abu-Dhabi on Sunday. Today we have witnessed a solar-powered plane flying over the first concentrated solar power plant of its kind that is able to generate electricity for 15 hours without direct so...

"Pokemon Go" update addresses iOS privacy issues

The game involves exploring the real world via "augmented reality" to collect Pokemon you can upgrade and battle. You look through your phone's camera to see them superimposed over wherever you happen to be. A phone's Global Positioning System a...

Corbyn Leadership Row May Spark Court Fight

Labour's general secretary Iain McNicol said: "I have now received sufficient nominations to trigger a contest for the position of leader of the Labour Party". It is likely the victor will be announced at the party conference in September. But this...

Police release more details on Amber Alert

Calgary Police are trying to identify a man seen with a girl matching the description of 5-year-old Taliyah Leigh Marsman who is now the subject of an Amber Alert. "Those who know me best, know the person and kind of father I am, and know more than a...

Best is yet to come, says Murray

Before Sunday, every one of Murray's previous 10 slam finals had been against Federer or Djokovic. "Last time was just pure relief and I didn't really enjoy the moment that much, so this time I will". I did that and got results from it. Watson ...

Meghan McCain: Gingrich Would Serve As Trump's Meghan McCain: Gingrich Would Serve As Trump's "Conscience" If Selected As VP

Matt Towery is a pollster, attorney, political consultant and one-time GOP candidate for lieutenant governor of Georgia. After all, Gingrich - just like Trump - is an out of touch, old, kinda racist white guy who has a history of cheating on his wi...

Demand for crude oil expected to average 31.9 mb/d - OPEC

Evidence that USA producers can live with crude of $45 or higher came as drillers added rigs for the fifth week in six, US oil bankruptcies became sparse in June, and bullish US oil bets dropped to near four-month lows . Inventories climbed 2.2 mi...

Ronaldo injury threatens Real Madrid's season start

The squad travelled in an open-top bus to a reception at Belem Palace, the seat of President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa , before a planned parade through the city. The 25-year-old Griezmann scored six goals during his Euro campaign but could not find...

Bernie Sanders: "I Am Endorsing Hillary Clinton"

He returned to Fox in 2015. The candidates unite in the belief that the GOP nominee would be a disaster for the country. But there's no sign that the long-term and dramatic drop in violent crime rates is ending. "Together, we have begun a political...

Donald Trump Bounces Back in Florida Against Hillary Clinton Donald Trump Bounces Back in Florida Against Hillary Clinton

That compared with 45 percent who supported Clinton and 35 percent who supported Trump in the five days to July 8. Quinnipiac interviewed 1,015 Florida voters, 955 OH voters and 982 Pennsylvania voters to arrive at its results. With honesty and...

Philippines wins in court over South China Sea dispute with China Philippines wins in court over South China Sea dispute with China

The US State Department said the Permanent Court of Arbitration's decision in the suit lodged against China by the Philippines should be seen as "final and legally binding". Xinhua news agency issued a brief report reiterating Beijing's stance of re...

US Navy Destroyers Patrol Near China's Man-Made Islands in South China Sea

The Philippines is willing to share natural resources with China in contested West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) areas even if it wins a legal challenge next week, Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr said Friday, July 8. State Departm...

Sanders: Clinton should be next president Sanders: Clinton should be next president

Bernie Sanders' endorsement of Hillary Clinton is getting a tepid reception among some Colorado delegates. " Bernie Sanders endorsing Crooked Hillary Clinton is like Occupy Wall Street endorsing Goldman Sachs". On Sunday the senator, who was in...

Jeremy Corbyn wins again Jeremy Corbyn wins again

If they rule that he is not eligible for automatic inclusion, then Mr Corbyn will have to garner the support of at least 20% of Labour MPs [51], which will prove hard after he lost a vote of no confidence among Labour MPs by 172 votes to 40.

Corbyn: I'll sue if I can't contest leadership

Corbyn has hinted that he may resort to legal action should the NEC rule against his automatic inclusion on the ballot. I'm waiting to hear Angela say he should be on the ballot because it would be a travesty in terms of natural justice and fairness...

Texas gov. will miss Obama visit to Dallas Texas gov. will miss Obama visit to Dallas

The Governor's Office said Governor Greg Abbott will undergo skin graft surgery after sustaining 2nd and 3rd degree burn injuries to his legs and feet. When pressed on the matter, Hirsch said Abbott "came into contact with the scalding water on...

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he's received death threats

Jeremy Corbyn suggests that if there were to be a contest he should be on the ballot automatically. "I didn't support Jeremy Corbyn as our new leader but I respected the democratic mandate he got to take it on". The Labour leader responded by i...

Eagle bids to become Labour leader

PLOTTERS seeking to oust Jeremy Corbyn will be "branded forever with the mark of infamy for betraying their party and their country", Len McCluskey said yesterday. Jeremy Corbyn has threatened to sue his own party if he is blocked from standing in ...

Kashmir calmer as Modi, Mehbooba appeal for peace Kashmir calmer as Modi, Mehbooba appeal for peace

Abdullah further added that their party was doing their bit in order to bring peace but the restraint killing should be stopped immediately. "Hon (Honourable) @narendramodi ji". "The government is taking various measures to restore calm and it nee...

Shameless, baseless blackmail: Furious China slams United States over South China Sea ruling

As a signatory to the Law of the Sea treaty China is under obligation to show respect and co-operation for the law's so set out but besides wanting to claim extensive historical rights China is showing that it does not trust the laws that undoubted...

United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn wins fight to defend position

But the offer will do little to appease furious MPs who have complained bitterly about the difficulties of trying to engage with the leadership team. Last month, Labour members of parliament overwhelmingly passed a vote of no confidence in their ...

AIDS epidemic is no longer a public health issue in Australia AIDS epidemic is no longer a public health issue in Australia

He said it's wide access to treatments that stop the virus turning fatal. HIV transmissions, however, still sit at historical highs in Australia. But this isn't the case among gay men, even in middle- and high-income countries, the researchers sa...

Germany: likely impossible to solve many New Year crimes Germany: likely impossible to solve many New Year crimes

Although the report estimates the number of potential attackers to be over 2,000 men, police have so far only identified 120 men, mostly migrants, and have little faith they will ever find the remaining 1,880, Süddeutsche Zeitung reports.

Pokemon Go Has Already Made $14M Pokemon Go Has Already Made $14M

NY magazine reported that a Pokemon Go character was captured at one of history's most tragic sites, but as the game has not yet been released in Europe, the claim remains unsubstantiated. Nintendo , who partnered with Niantic to make the game,...

USA and North Korea part ways USA and North Korea part ways

China, Russia and North Korea all say the THAAD deployment could help USA radars spot missiles in their countries. The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (Thaad) rockets will be used exclusively to counter growing concern about Kim's growing ars...

Al Franken is anxious about Pokemon Go players' privacy

The game involves exploring the real world via "augmented reality" to collect Pokemon you can upgrade and battle. Moreover, the app is soon expected to have more users than Twitter on Android. Pokemon Go has everyone trying to " catch 'em all ...

'You're not running anymore'... Michael Gove dodges questions on Conservative leadership race 'You're not running anymore'... Michael Gove dodges questions on Conservative leadership race

Five Conservative contenders had initially been campaigning for Cameron's post , but that number is now down to two, with results expected to be announced on September 9. Further rounds will take place on Thursday and the following Tuesday until the...

1 dead from bun-run goring in Alicante; 2 gored in Pamplona

Twelve people were injured and taken to hospital, two of them having been gored by bulls and one knocked unconscious, on the third day of bulls running in the Spanish city of Pamplona on Saturday, according to the organiser. Last month's general elec...

Owen Smith announces his Labour leadership challenge

Corbynistas - says it is his fans that elected him that count and not the bulk of his elected members of parliament who want to topple him. Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves a crucial meeting of the National Executive Committee i...

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