Brazil presidential election heading to second-round runoff: Datafolha

Supporters of Jair Bolsonaro , far-right lawmaker and presidential candidate of the Social Liberal Party (PSL), react, in Sao Paulo, Brazil October 7, 2018. "If the PT is voted into power and there is a military intervention, I would support it". ... More..

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Protesters rally against Kavanaugh confirmation in La Jolla, downtown
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Protesters rally against Kavanaugh confirmation in La Jolla, downtown

Kavanaugh was sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts and the man he's replacing, retired Justice Anthony Kennedy , as fellow Justices Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan looked...More..

Kavanaugh confirmation all but sure
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Kavanaugh confirmation all but sure

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's fate was in doubt for almost a month after the first accusation against him. "It just may be that in my view he's not the right man for the court at this time", Murkows...More..

Melania Trump slammed for 'colonial' fashion choice while visiting Africa
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump slammed for 'colonial' fashion choice while visiting Africa

A hat that the First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump , wore during her visit to Kenya has caused worldwide uproar due to its perceived symbolism. During the trip, she has focused on her signature ...More..

Conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed After Heated National Debate
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed After Heated National Debate

Supreme Court has exacerbated the nation's political divide and left many Americans emotionally raw. During a political rally in MS on Tuesday night, Trump mockingly mimicked Ford, claiming her allegations a...More..

Brett Kavanaugh fight leaves a nation divided: Balance of power extra
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh fight leaves a nation divided: Balance of power extra

Kavanaugh was sworn in as a justice Saturday evening in Washington after an extraordinarily fraught nomination that sparked angry protests, nail-biting votes and a national reckoning about sexual assault alle...More..

KSRTC suspends driver for letting Langur take wheel
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

KSRTC suspends driver for letting Langur take wheel

The video which has been spilling over the social network for a few days now shows Prakash, from KSRTC's Davanagere division, driving the bus with a langur comfortably perched on the steering wheel. There...More..

Greg Gianforte's Private Plane Could Play Crucial Role in Final Kavanaugh Vote
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Greg Gianforte's Private Plane Could Play Crucial Role in Final Kavanaugh Vote

The announcements by Republican Susan Collins of ME and Democrat Joe Manchin of West Virginia came after weeks of shocking accusations, hardball politics and rowdy Capitol protests. "I do hope that it reminds...More..

Trump wins: Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Trump wins: Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court

She said on the Senate floor late Friday that Kavanaugh is "a good man" but his "appearance of impropriety has become unavoidable". Protesters swarmed the streets of Washington , and rushed to the steps of t...More..

by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Melania Trump Visits the Pyramids as She Wraps up Solo Africa Tour

Washington has been gripped by high drama and emotion for days, from the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford - who accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault - to protests against his nomination. Melania Trump has ...More..

Japan to skip fleet review ceremony amid flag row with S. Korea
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Japan to skip fleet review ceremony amid flag row with S. Korea

It said the "Rising Sun" flag reminds South Koreans and some Asian neighbors of Japanese militarism before and during World War Two, when it was used by the Japanese Imperial Navy. Japan was a key player in US ...More..

Yazidis celebrate Murad’s Nobel prize as they mark top ritual
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Yazidis celebrate Murad’s Nobel prize as they mark top ritual

Ms. Murad was awarded jointly with Denis Mukwege a Congolese gynecologist who has treated thousands of rape victims. Switching to Kurdish, with a translation given by her fiance Abid Shamdeen, she said: "For ...More..

Melania Trump has tea with Kenya's 1st lady
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Melania Trump has tea with Kenya's 1st lady

Melania will complete her solo global trip in Egypt on Saturday before returning to the United States . A group of children is also listed to entertain her on Friday. 5, 2018. An hour into her safari ride,...More..

Kavanaugh sworn in as protesters chant outside Supreme Court
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Kavanaugh sworn in as protesters chant outside Supreme Court

The prolonged nomination battle has roiled American politics and passions - the vote was disrupted on several occasions by angry protests from the gallery - but handed Trump one of the biggest victories of his ...More..

China says missing Interpol President Meng Hongwei is under investigation
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

China says missing Interpol President Meng Hongwei is under investigation

The party's watchdog for graft and political disloyalty said on its website late Sunday that Meng Hongwei is "suspected of violating the law and is now under the monitoring and investigation" of China's n...More..

PDP Convention: Saraki Splashes Cash On Delegates
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

PDP Convention: Saraki Splashes Cash On Delegates

But the voting did not start as at 1.30am when the story was filed, Daily Post reports. Among the aspirants are the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki; former Vice President Atiku Abubakar...More..

20 killed when limousine carrying upstate wedding party crashes
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

20 killed when limousine carrying upstate wedding party crashes

The intersection of State Route 30 and State Route 30A where the crash occurred has always been flagged as a unsafe one, with efforts made tho re-structure the intersection seven years ago. The store's parking ...More..

Merkel begins visit to Israel with Iran, Palestinians on agenda
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Merkel begins visit to Israel with Iran, Palestinians on agenda

Merkel also said she agreed with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that Iran, Israel's arch-enemy, should never be allowed to acquire nuclear weapons but that they differed on how to achieve that objec...More..

Court Releases the Rwigaras On Bail
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Court Releases the Rwigaras On Bail

In prison for a year, Diane Shima Rwigara and her mother Adeline have been granted bail after multiple charges including inciting insurrection, tax evasion, offences against state security, use of counterfeit d...More..

by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Mitch McConnell Says Senate Republicans Set Scope of FBI's Kavanaugh Investigation

On the other side, Democrats are counting on voter rage over Justice Kavanaugh's confirmation to help propel a "blue wave" that will carry their House and Senate candidates to victory in November. Yet now, the ...More..

by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Pro-Russia party ahead in Latvia election

Latvia's ruling coalition lost its majority and two newly formed parties took more than a quarter of the votes amid widespread disillusion with the Baltic country's politicians, the result in Saturday's parliam...More..

At least 11 dead as quake topples homes in northern Haiti
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

At least 11 dead as quake topples homes in northern Haiti

Saturday's quake was felt in Port-au-Prince but initial reports on Twitter said it had not caused major damage there. No immediate damage or injuries had been reported, according to the Associated Press. Ma...More..

Hamas leader to Israeli paper: 'We don't want war with Israel'
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Hamas leader to Israeli paper: 'We don't want war with Israel'

Yedioth Ahronoth published excerpts of the interview , which was conducted by a journalist who visited Gaza for five days, where the most important thing in the interview is that the leader of Hamas and its s...More..

Crown prince downplays Trump's statement on Saudi military
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Crown prince downplays Trump's statement on Saudi military

Turkish officials say Khashoggi remains inside the consulate, and his fiancee, who was waiting for him outside, also says she never saw him come out. Last year, in the wake of mounting arrests, Khashoggi left...More..

Man Dies After Being Bitten by a Snake in Sea Off Australia
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Man Dies After Being Bitten by a Snake in Sea Off Australia

Charles Darwin University honorary fellow Dr Michael Guinea previously said sea snakes are "equally poisonous if not more poisonous as things such as our tiger snakes and western brown (snakes)". Emergency medi...More..

China Rejects US Vice President's
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

China Rejects US Vice President's "Ridiculous" Election Meddling Charge

Pence is set to charge that China is targeting "industries and states that would play an important role in the 2018 election" as it responds to Trump's protectionist trade tariffs on China. China wants to see "...More..

CNNPolitics: US Navy proposing major show of force to warn China
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

CNNPolitics: US Navy proposing major show of force to warn China

Chinese foreign ministry officials were also upset by United States claims that China had cancel the talks themselves, saying it was "irresponsible" to make such claims when China had only done so at the reques...More..

Melania Trump Wears Another Controversial Outfit - This Time With A Disturbing History
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Melania Trump Wears Another Controversial Outfit - This Time With A Disturbing History

It was a reflection of her outdated understanding of Africa. 'We need to help all the victims, no matter what kind of abuse they had, ' she said. "I give him my honest opinion and honest advice", she said. ...More..

Endless search for dead a week after Indonesia's quake
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Endless search for dead a week after Indonesia's quake

A powerful 7.5 magnitude natural disaster struck Sulawesi Island , Indonesia last week, triggering tsunami that claimed many lives and destroyed homes, roads and other infrastructure. After days of delays, glo...More..

by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Key Senators Undecided As Senate Poised To Vote On Kavanaugh

Several others came forward to accuse Kavanaugh of lewd acts. Kavanaugh's confirmation had already been all but sealed Friday, when he won the support of key Senate Republican Susan Collins and conserva...More..