Wednesday December 13-th, 2017

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation bolsters military presence in Eastern Europe after Russian provocations

Canada, Germany, France and Denmark also promised to send more troops to the Russia border in the wake of Russian aircraft flying close to the British Isles. The plans are likely to further antagonize Russian Federation, whose government has criticiz...

UN Announces Agreement on 72-Hour Yemen Cease-Fire

According to the spokesperson, the ceasefire is subject to renewal. Any determination that the USS Mason guided-missile destroyer was targeted on Saturday could have military repercussions, since the United States has threatened to retaliate aga...

Pentagon says USA airstrikes target al-Qaida in Afghanistan Pentagon says USA airstrikes target al-Qaida in Afghanistan

The other, Bilal al-Utabi, was involved in "efforts to re-establish a safe haven in Afghanistan from which to threaten the West, and in efforts to recruit and train foreign fighters", he added. The US military believes the leaders were killed, but ha...

Megyn Kelly's surprising post-Election Day plan

Gingrich then dared Kelly to use the phrase "Bill Clinton sexual predator", to which she responded by pointing out that former President Bill Clinton was not running in this election. Kelly said, taking Gingrich down for his ludicrous comment. Trum...

PM opens domestic violence summit PM opens domestic violence summit

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, along with state and territory leaders, ministers for women and more than 100 others - including domestic violence experts and business leaders - will attend the Council of Australian Governments Family Violence Summi...

Hacked emails show Clinton campaign's fears about Sanders Hacked emails show Clinton campaign's fears about Sanders

Robert B. Reich, a secretary of labor under President Bill Clinton who supported Sanders in the primary, said that perhaps the most worrisome message in the Podesta files came in October 2008, from Michael B. Throughout his campaign Johnson has compa...

UKIP Clash in European Parliament Referred to French Police - Schulz UKIP Clash in European Parliament Referred to French Police - Schulz

President of the European Parliament Martin Schultz has referred the matter to the French authorities, after a recommendation from the European Parliament conduct committee. Woolfe accused Mike Hookem of inflicting a blow to his face that sent him to...

Fighting shakes Aleppo as ceasefire expires Fighting shakes Aleppo as ceasefire expires

Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Major-General Igor Konashenkov said warplanes hadn't even approached Aleppo, let alone conduct airstrikes since Moscow announced a pause in hostilities last Tuesday. The army had opened eight evacuation corridors,...

Fires broke out amid evacuation of French migrant camp Fires broke out amid evacuation of French migrant camp

As it evolved into a massive slum supported by aid groups, France finally chose to shut it down. Risking their lives to reach Calais with the hope of sneaking across the Channel to Britain , most of the migrants had fled conflict or persecution in...

Asian Champions Trophy: We enjoyed a stroke of luck, says Oltmans Asian Champions Trophy: We enjoyed a stroke of luck, says Oltmans

India kept the lead in the league after collecting 13 points. With this win India qualified for the semi-finals. Before heading off to Kuantan , both head coach Roelant Oltmans and captain PR Sreejesh had talked about the importance of results ...

Pentagon, Congress open separate inquiries into National Guard combat-pay fiasco

There are more than 10,500 cases involving "improper bonus payments" to service members that have been processed by the California National Guard Incentives Assistance Team, said Laura Ochoa, a spokeswoman for the Department of Defense. "They shoul...

Sensex gets a banking scare, takes 255-pt knock Sensex gets a banking scare, takes 255-pt knock

It hit a low of 27,759.56, slipping below its crucial psychological level of 28,000, to end the day at 27,836.51, down 255 points. Major indices saw a cut of close to half a per cent. At the time of writing this story, Britain's FTSE100 was trading 0...

Shocking Revelations About Chibokgirls, Negotiation and Boko Haram Faction

According to the source, "The truth is that those Chibok girls are now Boko Haram members, having married the sect members and become radicalised". "The recent release of the 21 Chibok girls has brought back hope to many Nigerians". The 21 girls we...

Kenya's Jeptoo to be stripped of 2014 Boston Marathon win Kenya's Jeptoo to be stripped of 2014 Boston Marathon win

Jeptoo triumphed in Boston and Chicago two years ago, but tested positive for the performance-enhancing drug EPO in an out-of-competition test prior to the latter race. "There is no other avenue available to appeal the decision and we shall decide ...

Amar Singh mum on UP CM's accusations

Second, the party has chose to rally behind Akhilesh for the polls, since he remains the best face in the party to project before the electorate. Shivpal said he was accused of colluding with the BJP. He is till very young. "Can you win elections?"...

Lady Gaga wrote song about Trayvon Martin for new album

The album combines many different genres, including country, that have influenced her over the years, but at the end of the day, Gaga said, it's "just my brand of pop". We'll know for sure soon enough. "And if I could bring her back, Joanne , I wo...

Kashmir delegation Yashwant Sinha's personal initiative, says BJP Kashmir delegation Yashwant Sinha's personal initiative, says BJP

We have a clear stand, that there are two ways out - either implement the worldwide resolution on Kashmir or that India, Pakistan and people of Kashmir sit together for decisive talks", he said. "I have not seen any report; I have only seen news, but...

Israeli teenage worker killed by gunfire along Egyptian border Israeli teenage worker killed by gunfire along Egyptian border

According to the Defense Ministry, Nimer Bassem Abu Amar, a resident of Lakiya, a predominantly Bedouin village in southern Israel, died after he was shot near Mount Harif in southern Israel on Tuesday afternoon while working on the border fence with...

Novartis says Q3 profit slips 4 pct, hurt by Alcon Novartis says Q3 profit slips 4 pct, hurt by Alcon

Bank of America Corp. reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Novartis AG in a research report on Tuesday, July 12th. L P now owns 5,601,211 shares of the company's stock valued at $462,156,000 after buying an additional 358,263 shares during the las...

Fissures in PWF as VCK skips meet on Cauvery Fissures in PWF as VCK skips meet on Cauvery

Earlier, speaking at the meeting, Leader of Opposition M.K. Stalin said that in Karnataka all parties are united in the struggle for opposing the Supreme Court, tribunal and the rule of law. The DMK would have attended such a meet called by any other...

Young Man Shot Dead On A Sydney Street Young Man Shot Dead On A Sydney Street

It is understood the man was found with multiple gunshot wounds. Investigators are appealing for help in finding the black auto, possibly an Audi, seen fleeing the scene. Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to cal...

Trump brand loses luster with affluent Trump brand loses luster with affluent

The businesswoman took to Instagram to gush on her two kids amid reports that many women have been boycotting her products for supporting her father. "But the Trump tape just sent people over the edge". These women are also calling on shops s...

5 killed, 40 injured in bus mishap in Odisha's Angul 5 killed, 40 injured in bus mishap in Odisha's Angul

While three died on the spot, two others succumbed to injuries while being rushed to hospital. "I was going on my bike, when I saw the bus dashing against the motorcycle from opposite side and fell off the road". They will be shifted to Shri Ramach...

Cameroon rescuers continue to search for bodies after train crash

The only non-governmental humanitarian organisation that attended the crash site on Friday, it deployed 25 volunteers to attend the injured. More than 50 people were killed and over 500 others were injured when the train swung off the tracks.

What the Seahawks are saying after tying Arizona

Instead of kicking the game-winner right away, Arians elected to go for the touchdown by running David Johnson, who ripped off his third consecutive 100-plus yard rushing performance. "You're a professional; this ain't high school", Arians said his...

AT&T announces £70 billion deal to buy Time Warner

AT&T has described the deal as a "vertical merger" because there is no overlap between the two companies and hopes that such a tie-up will get the regulatory green light by the end of 2017. Time Warner enlisted Allen & Company LLC banker Ketan Mehta...

Iraqi Kurds launch new advance northeast of Mosul

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has opposed the U.S. push for the participation of Turkey in the ongoing Iraqi military operation to retake the strategic northern city of Mosul from Daesh Takfiri terrorists, stressing Iraqi forces will accompl...

Iraqi forces advance near Mosul as IS attacks western town Iraqi forces advance near Mosul as IS attacks western town

The top United States commander in Iraq, Lt Gen Stephen Townsend told reporters there had been "considerable success" in Bashiqa on Sunday. The Kurdish forces, known as peshmerga, said they launched a dawn offensive Sunday on two fronts to the nort...

Kashmir core issue between Pakistan, India: Sharif tells UK

Sir Mark Lyall Grant also congratulated the prime minister on successfully completing the International Monetary Fund support programme and achieving macroeconomic stability. "Let me make it very clear to Pakistan that the entire state of Jammu and...

French police use tear gas to disperse Calais camp residents

Citizens UK estimates that as many as 1,000 children may still be resident there. The fate of hundreds of unaccompanied minors is still in doubt. The process, unfortunately, has been shambolic. Campaigners gathered on Friday with balloons and "Refu...

Maoists killed, 2 constables injured in encounter at Malkangiri district Maoists killed, 2 constables injured in encounter at Malkangiri district

The Bejingi area, where today's operation took place, had hosted a meeting of top Maoist trainers last night. The injured constables were expected to be shifted to KGH hospital in a helicopter. The word going around is that one of the dead milita...

Rodrigo Duterte reversing words: Philippines don't want "separation" from the US

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe would like to listen to President Rodrigo Duterte's explanation of the Philippines' new foreign policy direction amid confusion over his surprise announcement of a split from the United States to pursue closer tie...

Haiti authorities nab some 1 dozen of 172 escaped inmates Haiti authorities nab some 1 dozen of 172 escaped inmates

They reportedly launched an attack when they were released from their cells to bathe. Haitian prisons are notoriously overcrowded and many inmates spend years in pre-trial detention. It was not clear if any of the inmates had been recaptured by Sat...

Donald Trump accuses Hillary Clinton of being on drugs at debate

In Greensboro, Trump also had words for Jessica Leeds , who said he groped and kissed her as they sat next to each other on a plane in the 1980s. The remark earned whoops from members of the crowd, who also chanted "lock her up"-a rallying cry usual...

Death toll in Cameroon train crash rises to 70

President Paul Biya ordered the evacuation because Eseka's hospital is overwhelmed. Government spokesman Issa Tchiroma said that security services were immediately mobilized to help the victims. On his Facebook page, Biya sent his condolences to th...

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