Wednesday December 13-th, 2017

Bangladesh to send High Performance team to Pakistan, informs Shahryar Khan Bangladesh to send High Performance team to Pakistan, informs Shahryar Khan

After the 2009 attack on the bus carrying Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore, no men's national teams, barring Zimbabwe, have played in Pakistan, who have hosted their bilateral series at the United Arab Emirates since then. The reports were not satis...

Australian cyclone leaves bull shark stranded on land Australian cyclone leaves bull shark stranded on land

Six large rivers have hit major flood levels and were still rising in several areas, according to the Bureau of Meteorology. Queensland police tweeted "we now have four people missing... Thousands of people had to be evacuated from their homes as f...

Jordan FM says Arab summit ends with 'message of peace' Jordan FM says Arab summit ends with 'message of peace'

Ahead of the meeting, Secretary General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul-Gheit said that Palestine may introduce a new peace initiative during the League. Saudi Arabia's King Salman is among 22 leaders attending the Arab League for the meeting in Sweim...

Airline pilot dies on flight to Albuquerque Airline pilot dies on flight to Albuquerque

The plane was just two miles away from landing in Albuquerque, N.M., when the captain announced a "medical emergency" over the intercom. A spokesman for the airline tells the newspaper the captain landed the flight from Dallas-Fort Worth without in...

Sculptor defends Cristiano Ronaldo bust after online ridicule Sculptor defends Cristiano Ronaldo bust after online ridicule

We advise that all users switch to using the new Disqus comment system as soon as possible to ensure a smooth transition. Last, an overweight silver tribute in Madrid depicting Ronaldo . He continued: "What matters is the impact that this work gen...

West Indian manatee go from 'endangered' to 'threatened West Indian manatee go from 'endangered' to 'threatened

FWS working with the U.S. Coast Guard and FWC to minimize manatee collisions with vessels during highspeed marine events and other activities. Today, there are an estimated 6,620 Florida manatees, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, according to...

Archbishop Eamon Martin pays tribute to Martin McGuinness RIP Archbishop Eamon Martin pays tribute to Martin McGuinness RIP

His passing represents a significant loss, not only to politics in Northern Ireland but to the wider political landscape on this island and beyond. While former Democratic Unionist leader Mr Robinson is expected at the funeral, by 6.30pm on Wednesd...

Trump Expands U.S. Military Campaign in Africa with Somalia Offensive

The US military will now be allowed to conduct "precision airstrikes" to support the African Union Mission in Somalia and the Somalia National Army as they fight against the terrorist organisation. He warned that such deaths could make local partne...

George W. Bush Perfectly Summed Up Trump's Inauguration George W. Bush Perfectly Summed Up Trump's Inauguration

Bush, left, his wife Laura , Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Former President Bill Clinton wait for the 58th Presidential Inauguration for President-elect Donald Trump at the U.S. Yes, George W. Bush sent America into war in Iraq bas...

Ivanka Trump to become official White House employee Ivanka Trump to become official White House employee

Questions about possible conflicts of interest that could arise as a result of Ivanka Trump's work followed an announcement on 20 March the 35-year-old would become an informal adviser to her father , with an office in the West Wing . "Her being ...

Trump Administration Backs Sale of Fighter Jets to Bahrain Trump Administration Backs Sale of Fighter Jets to Bahrain

However, it attached conditions to the sale of 19 new fighter jets from Lockheed Martin - worth $2.8bn - after the Sunni monarchy cracked down on the Shia majority after protests broke out in February 2011. The U.S. has said Bahrain lacks evidence ...

Worldwide flight under investigation after landing at OU airport Worldwide flight under investigation after landing at OU airport

Local authorities were notified around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday of the plane landing without prior authorization. Officers detained the two people on board until U.S. As of 4:30 p.m., the Ohio University Police Department and federal agents were inve...

Shah panel report tabled in Gujarat Assembly Shah panel report tabled in Gujarat Assembly

BJP president Amit Shah today said his party has ensured the people of his assembly constituency here do not face any difficulty even when he is not around. "To win the mandate, one must win people's heart", Shah said in the Assembly. Shah emphatical...

Clinton knocks Trump for proposing cuts to USA diplomacy Clinton knocks Trump for proposing cuts to USA diplomacy

When she took a selfie with someone she bumped into while walking in the woods outside her Chappaqua, New York home, the photograph went viral. "We are seeing signals of a shift that should alarm us all, " Clinton, the former secretary of state, s...

Russian Federation slams West's reaction to protests as 'double-standards' Russian Federation slams West's reaction to protests as 'double-standards'

Younger Russians seemed to dominate Sunday's rallies, despite threats from authorities that they would face fines and imprisonment. The protest in Tambov had been banned by authorities. Police detain Russia's leading opposition leader Alexei Navaln...

Indicted attorney general won't face trial in his home county Indicted attorney general won't face trial in his home county

This handout photo provided by Collin County, Texas shows Texas Attorney General Kenneth Paxton, who was booked into the county jail Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in McKinney, Texas. "We may have an ethical problem here", Gallagher said Wednesday. The delay ...

SC order harsh, say Goa liquor traders SC order harsh, say Goa liquor traders

According to an Excise Department survey, almost one-third of the 11,000 licensed liquor stores in the state will have to close down in the wake of the Supreme Court order. This was challenged through petitions by several associations across states. ...

US Wins First Ever World Baseball Classic in Blowout US Wins First Ever World Baseball Classic in Blowout

Leyland managed the Florida Marlins to a World Series victory in 1997. The tournament, which attracts healthy viewership and tourists from all over the world, has been held all four times in the United States of America. He struck out seven and wal...

Sena workers burn Air India staffers effigy

At that point, the 60-year-old duty manager, Shivkumar, approached the MP to try and placate him, but was brutally manhandled, Air India sources said . On Friday, the national carrier cancelled his return ticket, while IndiGo cancelled his ticket fr...

London Stansted airport runway closed over deportations to Nigeria London Stansted airport runway closed over deportations to Nigeria

The runway at Stansted airport was closed after a group of people ran out to prevent a charter plane from taking off. The group said a protest involving eight activists had forced the cancellation of the flight and its crew were seen leaving the pl...

German president tells Turkey: Don't cut ties with partners German president tells Turkey: Don't cut ties with partners

In March, Germany infuriated Turkey after it prevented Turkish ministers from campaigning in the European country for a "Yes" vote in the upcoming referendum. "As Turkey, we invite the European countries to respect democracy, human rights and freed...

Fillon's wife charged in fund abuse scandal Fillon's wife charged in fund abuse scandal

She faces charges of complicity, concealment and embezzlement of public funds, misuse of public funds, and concealment of aggravated fraud. Fillon was placed under investigation two weeks ago but has refused to end his bid for the presidency even t...

Commander Says US May Have Played Role in Mosul Deaths

Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, addressing Pentagon reporters. Two witnesses who have now fled the city said that a building with around 170 people inside was destroyed in the Mosul al-Jadida area. He explained that previous year U.S. Central Comma...

City focused for tough Arsenal and Chelsea tests: Garcia

The Premier League is back this weekend and the big games are already loaded and ready to go. Victory for Arsene Wenger's Arsenal would end a Premier League win drought of almost two months, and be their first over one of the "Big Six" since they...

Trump to meet China's Xi first week in April

Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said in a brief statement that Xi would visit Finland on April 4 through 6, before flying to Florida. During his election campaign, Trump regularly spoke about how American trade was being stifled by China and this was ...

Books, WeChat Posts Behind Taiwan Activist's Detention? Books, WeChat Posts Behind Taiwan Activist's Detention?

That comment came after Lee's wife, Lee Ching-yu, expressed concern on Tuesday that her husband might not have enough money for food or medications for his high blood pressure. "Lee Ming-cheh's detention on vague national security grounds will alarm ...

Tillerson, Turkish leaders struggle to resolve Kurds dispute

Tillerson was scheduled to meet President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday. Sinan Ulgen, a former Turkish diplomat and analyst at the Carnegie Europe think tank, expects the differences over the Syrian policy t...

Turkey criticizes US arrests in Iran sanctions case Turkey criticizes US arrests in Iran sanctions case

According to the US criminal complaint, Atilla worked with Zarrab and others from 2010 to 2015 to hide Zarrab's ability to supply currency and gold to Iran through a Turkish bank, without subjecting the bank to USA sanctions. -Turkish relations. "...

GST rates will have no inflationary impact: Jaitley GST rates will have no inflationary impact: Jaitley

During Congress Government Bhartiya Janta Party Opposed the Bill.But now opposition's objection to a GST with multiple rate slabs, the Finance Minister said, "If there are no multiple rates, it will become a highly regressive tax..." The government...

Failed North Korean missile exploded 'within seconds,' USA says Failed North Korean missile exploded 'within seconds,' USA says

The hermit state's latest ballistic missile test suggests it is gearing up to attack the United States, says think tank the National Interest. Recent satellite imagery indicates a potentially significant change at the Punggye-ri test site, the offi...

Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ousted South Korean president Park Guen-hye

The arrest warrant for Park was delivered earlier in the day to a Seoul court, which would decide whether to issue the warrant later this week. "The suspect abused the mighty power and position as president to take bribes from companies and infring...

Backed forces 'capture' Tabqa airbase from ISIL

The attack also included an unprecedented air assault involving U.S. helicopters landing behind enemy lines - flying about 500 local USA allies and coalition military advisers across the Euphrates River and Lake Assad so they could attack the ISIS-...

Text of article 50, the mechanism for leaving the European Union

And he said: 'What can I add to this? Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage, who campaigned for years to take Brexit from fringe cause to reality, said Britain had passed "the point of no return". The leaders will meet in Brussels in o...

Amnesty: US-led coalition not protecting Mosul civilians Amnesty: US-led coalition not protecting Mosul civilians

If confirmed, the toll would be one of the worst since the 2003 us -led invasion, raising questions about civilian safety as Iraq's Shi'ite-led government tries to avoid alienating Mosul's mostly Sunni population. Townsend said USA personnel have i...

UN official says 6 aid workers killed in South Sudan UN official says 6 aid workers killed in South Sudan

Foreign Affairs Minister Amina Mohammed said in a statement that the six victims were "ambushed" March 25 as they traveled from the South Sudanese capital of Juba to Pibor in the east. During the meeting on refugees in Somalia, IGAD urged all par...

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