Wednesday May 24-th, 2017

South African broadcaster in censorship storm before local vote South African broadcaster in censorship storm before local vote

The SABC's advocate Bantubonke Tokota SC told Judge Murphy that they conceded to the interim interdict. The Pretoria High Court yesterday interdicted the SABC from implementing its new policy on the televising of protest violence‚ pending a final...

Local newspapers in Kashmir resume publication after Mehbooba meets editors Local newspapers in Kashmir resume publication after Mehbooba meets editors

Meanwhile, in a statement issued by the government after the meeting said that while describing free and vibrant media an essential pillar of democracy, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti urged the Fourth Estate to play a responsive and proactive role in...

Clinton mocks Trump, Republican convention

Donald Trump had a big job to do Thursday night, but of course big jobs are what he does for a living - so it's really no surprise that he got it done. "There can be no prosperity without law and order . He speaks from the heart", she told ABC. "I...

Pippa Middleton's Wedding Dress - Who Will Design Her Gown? Pippa Middleton's Wedding Dress - Who Will Design Her Gown?

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are unsurprisingly thrilled for the couple. "Miss Pippa Middleton and Mr. James Matthews are delighted to announce they became engaged on Sunday, July 17, and plan to marry next year", the pair said in a statemen...

France National Assembly extends state of emergency

Pradal said the attack in Nice, which follows two mass killings by Islamic extremists in Paris a year ago, shows that his city represents a particular target for extremists because of its long history as a Mediterranean melting pot that is tolerant...

Holiday in parts of India as fans revel in Rajinikanth film Holiday in parts of India as fans revel in Rajinikanth film

Kabali (1st) first day opening day box office collection Occupancy report :- Kabali has turn out to be the greatest opener in Indian cinema. Bathing the Kabali's huge poster with gallons of milk was yet another insane fandom to be witnessed...

South Korea warns of 'growing' security threat after North launches more missiles

KCNA also reported that the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "provided field guidance to the drill" that took place in Hwangju in the country's North Hwanghae province. The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system will pose no environmental...

Jezza Corbyn insists Jezza Corbyn insists "Labour is STRONGER" since he took over as leader

Labour MPs in the city - Kerry McCarthy, Karin Smyth and Thangam Debbonaire - will all campaign for Mr Smith to become the party's 22nd leader. Because of the rise of Corbyn supporters among the membership, they face the threat of being replaced wi...

KC Police Captain Death was Not a 'Planned Ambush' KC Police Captain Death was Not a 'Planned Ambush'

She made the remarks while other Kansas officials expressed condolences for Tuesday's fatal shooting of Kansas City, Kan . police Capt. Robert Melton. Kansas City, Kan ., and Shawnee police officers work part of the shooting scene of a police office...

Donald Trump Thanks Wrong Scott Walker for RNC Speech

The Cruz supporters are now done with Ted Cruz , or many of them . If Trump does lose, will Cruz-by withholding his endorsement and his assistance-be blamed by Trump supporters, and Trump agnostics, for contributing to his defeat? "Wow, Ted Cruz...

Crowds cheer Indian superstar Rajnikanth's latest film

Plans to screen the mega film in a few five-star hotels in the city from Friday to Sunday were aborted after Bangalore Deputy Commissioner V. Shankar declined permission, as hotels do not come under the purview of the Karnataka Cinema (Regulation) Ac...

Mehbooba Mufti meets families affected by Kashmir violence Mehbooba Mufti meets families affected by Kashmir violence

The plea said the apex court should pass the order in the interest of security and safety of citizens in Jammu and Kashmir. It also asked for converting what it said was political consensus arrived at the meet into a national initiative for address...

Hear Donald Trump accept the Republican Party nomination for President Hear Donald Trump accept the Republican Party nomination for President

Still, he set aside much of his usual bravado. As the crowd, fiercely opposed to Clinton, broke out in its oft-used chant, " Lock her up ", he waved them off, and declared, "Let's defeat her in November". Here's everything you need to know about la...

No 'Pokemon Go' yet in Japan, but government already worried

The launch in Japan includes a tie-up with McDonald's Japan that is seen as a potential expansion of the game's revenue base beyond the sale of in-app purchases. Others too have benefited from the craze. Similarly, the Japanese subsidiary of McDona...

Corbyn offers 'hand of friendship' to his MPs

To cheers from supporters, he said: "This party is going places , this party is strong, this party is capable of winning a general election". Ms Rimmer said: "Over the last few months I have witnessed a great schism in the party develop and grow w...

There he goes again: Trump slams 'ruined' Ted Cruz

He praised Cruz for his intellect, but said "he doesn't know how to use it". On Wednesday, the night to "Make America First Again", all the programming was upstaged by former rival Ted Cruz's speech and non-endorsement of the convention's hero and ...

Elton John speaks at Durban #AIDS2016 conference Elton John speaks at Durban #AIDS2016 conference

Following in his mother, Princess Diana's footsteps, Prince Harry says the people who have been leading the fight against HIV and Aids are getting old and the youth needs to ready itself to take the baton. "It is time for us to step up to make sure n...

Swiss seize Monet, van Gogh works amid US probe of fund 1MDB Swiss seize Monet, van Gogh works amid US probe of fund 1MDB

Netizens, opposition and NGO leaders have noted the similarities in the circumstances between the mysterious individual and Najib based on the DOJ filings, though Umno leaders and government officials contend that the prime minister was not mentioned...

Munich Police Hunting Mall Shooter or Shooters Munich Police Hunting Mall Shooter or Shooters

Tweeting in German for locals and English and French for tourists, Munich police pleaded, "Please avoid public areas". Munich police said there were casualties, but didn't give an exact number. Authorities shut down public transportation and w...

Russia committed to end doping - Putin

The IOC "will not hesitate to take the toughest sanctions available against any individual or organization implicated" in the recent World Anti-Doping Agency-backed report on Russia, President Thomas Bach said. The news followed Monday's publication ...

Truck attacker had accomplices, planned for months Truck attacker had accomplices, planned for months

On April 4, another Tunisian, Chokri C, 37, sent Lahouaiej Bouhlel a Facebook message reading: "Load the truck with 2,000 tonnes of iron... release the brakes my friend and I will watch". The probe, which involves more than 400 investigators, confi...

VP pick rebuffs Donald Trump's kiss on RNC stage

Cruz didn't totally slam the door on supporting Trump, however. "That pledge was not a blanket commitment that if you go and slander my wife that I am going to come like a servile puppy dog for maligning my wife and maligning my father", he continu...

Ted Cruz's Refusal to Endorse Trump: 'That Took a Lot of Cajones'

Trump joined Pence on stage, applauding his new partner and leaning in almost to give him a kiss on the cheek. "Wasn't like anyone got arrested, it was just really dramatic". Strategists say that galvanizing rank-and-file Republican voters is Trump's...

3 arrests made in alleged plot to harm officers, La. police say

The ACLU also accuses the Baton Rouge police of executing the arrests with "unnecessary and excessive physical force", as Lee Rowland, a senior staff attorney, wrote for the group's website. In Dallas last week, an Army veteran shot and killed fi...

U.S. Air Strikes in Syria Kill Scores of Civilians, Including Children

The villages are near the IS stronghold of Manbij, a town that members of the predominantly Kurdish U.S.-backed Syria Democratic Forces have been trying to capture in a weeks-long offensive. Facebook pages managed by Syrian activists urged people aro...

Should Cruz have endorsed Trump at RNC 2016? Should Cruz have endorsed Trump at RNC 2016?

Cruz concluded his speech on a note of unification, even if that sentiment wasn't met by all delegates in attendance: "We will unite the party, we will unite the country by standing together for shared values, by standing for liberty", he said .

Ted Cruz jeered, wife escorted out at raucous Republican convention Ted Cruz jeered, wife escorted out at raucous Republican convention

Despite cranking up the aggressiveness of his tone during a campaign appearance with Trump last week , he signaled to Republican voters Wednesday that his even-keeled personality won't change much. Trump will present himself as someone who can solve...

Trump in the spotlight for big Cleveland convention speech

If only that revelation were paired with a commitment from Donald Trump and the Republicans to stop the fiction they've been perpetrating that the Obamas aren't real Americans, that they aren't worthy of respect. "He doesn't need to tell us what is b...

Scott Baio speaks of need for change during RNC

Trump, Scott Baio , ' and he goes, 'Oh my God, ' and he said to me, 'Did you want to speak?' and I went, 'Here?' and he goes, 'No, no, no, at the convention.' For additional information on Baio's speaking at the event, as well as the other celebrity...

Nice truck terrorist no lone wolf, spent months planning attack with others Nice truck terrorist no lone wolf, spent months planning attack with others

Molins said that the charges would include murder, attempted murder, terrorist conspiracy, and the possession and transportation of weapons. None of the suspects were known to intelligence services, and only Ramzi A., who was born in Nice, had a ...

High-profile investigative journalist murdered in Ukraine vehicle bombing

Georgia's President Giorgi Margvelashvili has expressed his sadness over the death of prominent Belarusian journalist and Kremlin critic Pavel Sheremet . The theory that Sheremet was targeted because of his journalistic work was one of the first a...

Failed Turkey Coup Poisons US Relations Failed Turkey Coup Poisons US Relations

Admitting that the nation is undergoing a phase of "trauma", Turkey's Prime Minister, Binali Yildirim, also echoed Erdogan's promise that the perpetrators will be expected to pay the ultimate price. Erdogan, who had been accused of autocratic condu...

US Airstrike Kills Scores of Civilians in Syria

Colonel Chris Garver , a spokesman for the US coalition against Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, said it was looking into reports of civilian deaths but was being "extraordinarily careful to make sure" air strikes were killing IS fighters.

Attack In Nice: Suspect Had Help From Accomplices, Planned Ahead

On April 4 - months before the massacre - one suspected accomplice, Chokri C., sent Bouhlel a Facebook message , writing: "Load the truck with 2000 tons of iron, cut the brake and I'll watch you". Pictures of Oualid apparently taken in the truck u...

Gov. Chris Christie expected to speak at RNC Gov. Chris Christie expected to speak at RNC

The Hillary Clinton camp has already released a video showing the anti-trump revolt. " Guilty! Guilty!" and called her "a sham we can not promote to commander-in-chief someone who has made America more vulnerable with every decision she's made".

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