India's top court dismisses demands for France jet deal probe

The Congress leaders are saying that the demand for Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) and Public Accounts Committee ( PAC ) reports have their own importance but no one can deny the fact that decision of the Supreme Court keeps a different kind of ... More..

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Trump announces Zinke to leave administration in surprise announcement
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Trump announces Zinke to leave administration in surprise announcement

Zinke's tenure at the Interior Department was marred by several investigations by the Interior Department Office of the Inspector General and the Justice Department. Zinke had faced allegations of misconduct in...More..

Manhunt Underway For Suspect In Attack On French Christmas Market
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Manhunt Underway For Suspect In Attack On French Christmas Market

Mr Castaner said: "Three hundred and fifty police and gendarmes are now on the ground to apprehend the suspect, supported by two helicopters, the RAID (French anti-terror police), the BRI (anti-gang brigade) an...More..

Twin Cities woman studying in Netherlands fatally stabbed, suspect arrested
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Twin Cities woman studying in Netherlands fatally stabbed, suspect arrested

She was studying psychology at Erasmus University, having been affected by her brother's suicide some years ago. Papenheim was an up-and-coming musician in the Twin Cities blues scene and continued to follow ...More..

Pope Removes 2 Cardinals Involved in Sexual Abuse From his Advisory Council
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Pope Removes 2 Cardinals Involved in Sexual Abuse From his Advisory Council

The former Archbishop retains his position but is no longer a member of the group of nine cardinals that acts as the Pope's informal cabinet. Congolese Cardinal Laurent Mondengwo Pasinya and Chilean Cardinal Fr...More..

Australia recognises west Jerusalem as capital of Israel
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Australia recognises west Jerusalem as capital of Israel

Australia has chose to formally recognise West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel , but will not move its embassy from Tel Aviv until a peace settlement is achieved. In 2017, two-way trade of goods between ...More..

At least $9bn in insurance claims from California fires
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

At least $9bn in insurance claims from California fires

A PG&E employee spotted a fire around 15 minutes later near a metal tower that held the line in the air and relayed information to 911, PG&E Regulatory Executive Meredith Allen told regulators in the report. Co...More..

EU united on need for border backstop, Leo Varadkar says
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

EU united on need for border backstop, Leo Varadkar says

Mr Hogan insisted that, if British Prime Minister Theresa May , loses next week's vital House of Commons vote on the draft Brexit deal, the European Union will "not budge" on the Irish backstop. The Brexit w...More..

MR decides to resign from 'Prime Minister' post tomorrow
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

MR decides to resign from 'Prime Minister' post tomorrow

The pro-Rajapaksa lawmaker, Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena, told reporters that Rajapaksa decided in a meeting Friday with President Maithripala Sirisena to resign to allow the president to appoint a new governmen...More..

Cardinal George Pell removed from Vatican role with Council of Cardinals
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Cardinal George Pell removed from Vatican role with Council of Cardinals

Cardinal Pell remains the Treasurer to the Vatican , the third-highest ranking position. He thanked them for their five years of service on the so-called Group of Nine, or C-9. Cardinal George Pell has been ...More..

Brexit: European leaders reneged on promise to help Theresa May
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Brexit: European leaders reneged on promise to help Theresa May

But European Council president Donald Tusk said the withdrawal agreement was "not open for renegotiation". Iohannis said he'd meet British Prime Minister Theresa May later Friday "for a short bilateral, t...More..

Killer Whales Approach Swimmer at New Zealand Beach
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Killer Whales Approach Swimmer at New Zealand Beach

But moments later, she made a decision to jump back into the water to complete her swim. A bone-chilling video of a woman being surrounded by three killer whales has sent shock waves through the internet. Kil...More..

by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

British PM Theresa May confronts Jean-Claude Juncker over 'nebulous' comments

Arriving at a meeting of European leaders in Brussels this morning, May was filmed approaching Juncker and having what looked like a frosty exchange with the EU chief. "So we would like, within a few weeks, our...More..

Syrian Kurdish-Led Fighters Take Last IS-Held Town
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Syrian Kurdish-Led Fighters Take Last IS-Held Town

Turkey considers all parts of Syria bordering it as sensitive from the standpoint of security, but reluctantly agreed that the U.S. could deal with the situation east of the river, where historically Kurdish l...More..

How the no-confidence vote gives Theresa May effective Brexit parliamentary minority
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

How the no-confidence vote gives Theresa May effective Brexit parliamentary minority

Jeremy Corbyn, responding to the result, said: "The prime minister has lost her majority in parliament , her government is in chaos and she is unable to deliver a Brexit deal that works for the country and put...More..

Families stunned after Father Christmas yells to 'get the f*** out'
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Families stunned after Father Christmas yells to 'get the f*** out'

Ives' (FESt ) apology. "I do think though the reason Santa was raging was because they booked a kids' rave on the same day as kids going to see Santa upstairs above the event", he explained. "He probably sat t...More..

Woman kicks fellow passenger in vicious 'racist' train rant
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Woman kicks fellow passenger in vicious 'racist' train rant

According to a statement sent to Yahoo Lifestyle from the New York City Police Department , the 24-year-old female victim said the brawl started when Lushchinskaya bumped into her. Lushchinskaya makes a few mo...More..

7-year-old girl dies of dehydration while in Border Control custody
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

7-year-old girl dies of dehydration while in Border Control custody

It is unknown what happened to the girl during the eight hours before she started having seizures and was flown to an El Paso hospital. Although she was revived, the girl failed to recover and died less than 24...More..

Pledge to limit tenure as speaker wins over Pelosi critics
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Pledge to limit tenure as speaker wins over Pelosi critics

Pelosi showcased that function on Tuesday, when Trump turned a White House meeting with Pelosi and the Senate minority leader, Chuck Schumer , into a nationally televised verbal donnybrook over the president's...More..

Both Korea's to verify disarmament of border inspection posts
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Both Korea's to verify disarmament of border inspection posts

A statement read: 'This marks the first time since the division that the soldiers of the North and South are peacefully crossing the military demarcation line'. Despite its name, the area around the DMZ is on...More..

Iran accuses United States of 'lies' about its missiles
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Iran accuses United States of 'lies' about its missiles

Karel van Oosterom, the permanent representative of the Netherlands to the UN, speaks ahead of a Security Council meeting on Iran at United Nations headquarters on December 12, 2018. There are further concern...More..

Bomb threats emailed to multiple locations across the country
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Bomb threats emailed to multiple locations across the country

WBOC was not alone as authorities say bomb threats were sent to dozens of businesses, government offices, schools, universities and other locations across the US, including on Delmarva. on Thursday. "We are...More..

Columbia University Condemns Racist Rant by White Sophomore
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Columbia University Condemns Racist Rant by White Sophomore

The video spread through the internet and drew rebukes and condemnation. Maduafokwa and fellow Freshman Kwolanne Felix were among those harassed by von Abele. CNN declined to do so. They also say the gr...More..

Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Changes Plea, Admits Guilt
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Changes Plea, Admits Guilt

Trump has denied collusion with Moscow. Butina admitted she worked with an American political operative "to establish unofficial lines of communication with Americans having power and influence of USA pol...More..

Armoured truck sends blizzard of dollars onto road, causes crashes
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Armoured truck sends blizzard of dollars onto road, causes crashes

The witness said the truck did not appear to be damaged and a Brinks employee was seen running through traffic to collect as much money as he could. "People went a little bit insane when they saw the money", ...More..

Google, British media name suspect in Grace Millane case despite suppression order
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Google, British media name suspect in Grace Millane case despite suppression order

Grace Millane was backpacking in New Zealand when she was killed. In the Millane murder trial, the suspect's name and personal details - including social media posts and personal photographs - have been widel...More..

Trump Inaugural Committee Under Feds' Microscope For Potential Corruption
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Trump Inaugural Committee Under Feds' Microscope For Potential Corruption

The Journal notes that Mueller has also probed "whether any foreign money flowed to the inaugural fund, which is prohibited from accepting foreign funds", and referred a Washington consultant to the Washington...More..

Sri Lanka court rules parliament dissolution illegal in setback for president
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Sri Lanka court rules parliament dissolution illegal in setback for president

Sri Lanka's Supreme Court on Thursday ruled President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to dissolve parliament ahead of its term as illegal, in a setback for the embattled leader in his face off with an elected...More..

Bolton unveils plan to counter Russian Federation and China influence
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Bolton unveils plan to counter Russian Federation and China influence

According to Bolton, Libya continues to serve as a "fertile ground" for the local Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) affiliate "to recruit new terrorists and plot attacks against the United States". He said the U.S.is r...More..

Several killed after high-speed train accident in Turkish capital of Ankara
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Several killed after high-speed train accident in Turkish capital of Ankara

A rescue team was looking for more survivors, he said. The accident took place at 6:36 am shortly after the train left Ankara's central station and collided head-on with the locomotive, which was returning ...More..