World

Consular Access To Jadhav Denied, Pak Says India Trying To Get Info

Consular Access To Jadhav Denied, Pak Says India Trying To Get Info

India has repeatedly requested consular access to Jadhav and other Indian nationals imprisoned in Pakistan as per Vienna convention on diplomatic relations, Kumar said. Kulbhusan Sundir Jadhav alias H...

by · World
Roy Moore Vs. Doug Jones: Polls Are Closing in Alabama Senate Race

Roy Moore Vs. Doug Jones: Polls Are Closing in Alabama Senate Race

In an interview with Bill Press on C-SPAN 2's After Words , Press read an excerpt from one of Moore's Supreme Court decisions in which the judge describes homosexuality as "abhorrent, immoral, detest...

by · World
USA ready for North Korea talks without preconditions, says Tillerson

USA ready for North Korea talks without preconditions, says Tillerson

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses a joint news conference with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini at the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, December 5, 2017. Till...

by · World
Trump Reportedly Spends Hours Watching TV Every Day

Trump Reportedly Spends Hours Watching TV Every Day

The peek behind the White House curtain is the most revealing since a May Time magazine story detailed similar inner workings of Trump's inner sanctum. While aboard Air Force One during his recent...

by · World
MA gas prices up by a penny, expected to fall

MA gas prices up by a penny, expected to fall

The Dearborn-based auto club says early Monday the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.51 per gallon. Gas prices at this time of year have varied greatly in recent ye...

by · World
West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in

West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in

Ambris put himself in history for the wrong reasons during the tourists' first innings against New Zealand in Wellington, becoming the first batsman in the history of Test cricket to be out due to a...

by · World
Thousands protest Jerusalem recognition in Lebanon

Thousands protest Jerusalem recognition in Lebanon

Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water canons at protesters near the USA embassy during the demonstration, TV footage showed. Protesters threw stones at security forces who had barricaded...

by · World
Eagles' Carson Wentz (knee) out for remainder of Sunday's game

Eagles' Carson Wentz (knee) out for remainder of Sunday's game

While Wentz would go on to finish the series after his touchdown was called back due to a holding call, after the series he spoke with trainers on the sidelines and headed to the locker room shortly t...

by · World
Nikki Haley Says Trump's Accusers Should Be Heard

Nikki Haley Says Trump's Accusers Should Be Heard

Haley, speaking on CBS' "Face the Nation," broke from the Trump administration line on the 16 sexual misconduct allegations that face the president. Moore has been accused by several women of sexu...

by · World
Rohingya crisis reflects vulnerability of human rights

Rohingya crisis reflects vulnerability of human rights

Human rights are everywhere but there are some changes from nation to nation. "The world would be a safer place if human rights were universally protected". The above report comes in direct conflict ...

by · World
WWE wrestler Rich Swann arrested on charges of battering wife

WWE wrestler Rich Swann arrested on charges of battering wife

According to an arrest report from the Gainesville, Florida police, Swann was arrested following the incident, which occurred after a Gainesville, Florida match that Yung (real name Vannarah Rig...

by · World
USA leaning towards 2030 Winter Games bid

USA leaning towards 2030 Winter Games bid

The USOC responded with a statement Thursday saying plans to compete in the Olympics, which run February 9-25, hadn't changed. She added that she would not visit the White House if she won. That same ...

by · World
White House to release results of Trump's next physical after slurred speech

White House to release results of Trump's next physical after slurred speech

Thursday's celebration comes one day after Mr. Trump's announcement to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and plans to move the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The White House l...

by · World
More protesters in Indonesia rally against United States decision

More protesters in Indonesia rally against United States decision

The two countries had normalised relations in recent years, but Sunday's flare-up came after Turkey was angered by US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Isra...

by · World
Telangana Congress celebrates Sonia's 71st birthday

Telangana Congress celebrates Sonia's 71st birthday

She married late Rajiv Gandhi, who was India's former PM, in 1968. The Congress party also tweeted to wish their leader on her birthday. In a tweet, Modi said: "Birthday greetings to Congress Pres...

by · World
Two weather warnings in place as temperatures set to plummet

Two weather warnings in place as temperatures set to plummet

Although southern areas may miss out on the worst of the weather, the Met Office has warned temperatures will still plummet to "bitterly cold" levels, dropping as low as -12C (10F) on Sunday morning...

by · World
$450 million Leonardo portray heading to new Louvre museum

$450 million Leonardo portray heading to new Louvre museum

The painting - one of fewer than 20 works generally accepted as being by the Renaissance master, according to Christie's - was bought by little-known Prince Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Farhan ...

by · World
Palestine's Abbas Reportedly Refuses to Meet Pence: 'US Crossed All Red Lines'

Palestine's Abbas Reportedly Refuses to Meet Pence: 'US Crossed All Red Lines'

Following President Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Fatah official says Mahmoud Abbas will not meet with the vice-president in his upcoming visit to the region. A Palestinian w...

by · World
Better translation of phrase of Lord's Prayer needed, says Pope

Better translation of phrase of Lord's Prayer needed, says Pope

Instead of the line, " lead us not into temptation ", the Pope would like to change it to, "do not let us fall into temptation ". "And the best translation we have of the 'Our Father " is the Gree...

by · World
USA jobs growth beats forecasts in November, but wages fall short

USA jobs growth beats forecasts in November, but wages fall short

The U.S. Department of Labor says that economic growth has exceeded the annual rate of 3% which is the first time that's happened since 2014. But as the unemployment rate has dipped to a 17-year-low...

by · World
Fencing's Russian boss attacks flag ban at Olympics

Fencing's Russian boss attacks flag ban at Olympics

The Russian Olympic Committee was suspended by the IOC and Russian athletes going to PyeongChang must be cleared by a panel and can compete as "Olympic Athletes from Russia" under the Olympic flag. Ru...

by · World
US House Passes Bill Expanding Gun Rights

US House Passes Bill Expanding Gun Rights

Law enforcement officials will not easily know if someone is lawfully carrying, because they will not know the permit standards for every state. The new bill will allow people with a state-issued c...

by · World
YouTube Prankster Cemented His Head In A Microwave For Viral Video

YouTube Prankster Cemented His Head In A Microwave For Viral Video

Swingler, 22, first planned to shock his YouTube audience by filling a microwave with quick-dry cement and bury his head in it, waiting for it to dry to see how it would go. But we had to be extreme...

by · World
Sushma Swaraj speaks to Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother

Sushma Swaraj speaks to Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother

India had written to Pakistan asking it to allow Jadhav's mother to accompany his wife. "Government of Pakistan has conveyed that they will give visa to the mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav ", ...

by · World
Ex-South Carolina cop's shooting of motorist was murder: judge

Ex-South Carolina cop's shooting of motorist was murder: judge

He broke down the cell phone video frame by frame and explained that he could see that there was a fight between Scott and Slager, when they were on the ground. Slager's attorneys think the videos sho...

by · World