Brazilians pay homage to victims of dam collapse, as video emerges

Authorities have identified 71 of the 110 bodies recovered so far. The dam break killed at least 110 people on January 25, and there is an ongoing search for hundreds still listed as missing. The mining company said it had also begun safely t... More..

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Bangkok Air Quality: PM2.5 dust particle problem closes 437 schools
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Bangkok Air Quality: PM2.5 dust particle problem closes 437 schools

Some scientists have speculated that smoke and haze from Thailand's less-developed eastern neighbor, Cambodia, also drifted into Bangkok, stirring up a bit of eco-nationalism, but the government's Pollution C...More..

To Florida's Venezuelan exiles, Pence vows more pressure on Maduro
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

To Florida's Venezuelan exiles, Pence vows more pressure on Maduro

Guaido has declared himself Venezuela's interim president amid massive protests against Maduro , who began his second term January 10 after elections widely deemed as fraudulent. Instead of the bloc as a w...More..

6 quake hits Mexico; no reports of death or serious injury
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

6 quake hits Mexico; no reports of death or serious injury

The U.S. Geological Survey said a 3.1 magnitude quake struck at 1:58 a.m. about two miles northwest of the Garfield County city at a depth of just more than one mile. "It was pretty scary", said Karla Munoz, ...More..

Virginia governor's yearbook features black face, KKK robe
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Virginia governor's yearbook features black face, KKK robe

Ralph Northam , another Democrat. A photo gallery from Gov. Ralph Northam's medical school yearbook includes a picture of one man in black face, and another in a Ku Klux Klan robe and hood. "I will never ...More..

New Jersey fire: Marcal Paper plant, Elmwood Park goes up in flames
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

New Jersey fire: Marcal Paper plant, Elmwood Park goes up in flames

He further said that by 7:30 p.m. EST, fire departments from more than 10 towns had responded to the scene and that they had to partially close the street which has the mill entrance as "more and more fire truc...More..

United Kingdom objects to description of Gibraltar as 'British colony' in European Union law
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

United Kingdom objects to description of Gibraltar as 'British colony' in European Union law

The new regulation allows British citizens to visit the continent without a visa for up to 90 days and was approved by the European Parliament. Gibraltar's Chief Minister Fabian Picardo accused Madrid of tr...More..

Cherokee Nation: Elizabeth Warren Apologized For DNA Test
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Cherokee Nation: Elizabeth Warren Apologized For DNA Test

Ms Warren shared the DNA results after Mr Trump challenged her at a July rally to take a test to prove her indigenous background. "A DNA test is useless to determine tribal citizenship". Trump had even offere...More..

One dead, several injured in attack on Corsica
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

One dead, several injured in attack on Corsica

One person was killed and five others were injured, including a police officer. Mayor Pierre Savelli and French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner confirmed shortly before midnight that officers from the eli...More..

31 migrants perish after boats sink off Djibouti
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

31 migrants perish after boats sink off Djibouti

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said a team of gendarmes found two survivors and the bodies of five migrants after they were alerted by local residents. IOM manages a Migrant Response Centr...More..

Stone heads to court; Mueller cites potential evidence trove
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Stone heads to court; Mueller cites potential evidence trove

He and others in the case, Jackson said, could still "discuss foreign relations, immigration or Tom Brady". Presumably Stone would be free to offer fashion advice videos, after he did following his arraignmen...More..

Sanders Says God Wanted Trump to Be President
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Sanders Says God Wanted Trump to Be President

The White House press secretary told the Christian Broadcasting Network in an interview aired Wednesday that she believes the Trump presidency is part of God's plan. "We're still going to have a presence in...More..

Cuomo shrugs off calls for excommunication over abortion law
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Cuomo shrugs off calls for excommunication over abortion law

Andrew Cuomo is shrugging off calls for his excommunication for his support of a new state abortion law. Host Bill Hemmer noted that advocates of the legislation say it will protect abortion rights ...More..

Trump Jr. didn't call dad before meeting with Russians
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Trump Jr. didn't call dad before meeting with Russians

As Washington Post columnist Josh Rogin wrote all the way back in August 2016, Lorber is "businessman with extensive investments in Russian Federation who tried to get a Trump Tower built in Moscow". Trump Jr...More..

Despite questions, Trump touts 'tremendous progress' ahead of new summit with Kim
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Despite questions, Trump touts 'tremendous progress' ahead of new summit with Kim

North Korea has complained about continued USA sanctions and the slow pace of change in their relationship. The report also said Iran was not developing nuclear weapons, as the Trump administration has s...More..

European Union says no to May's attempt to renegotiate Brexit deal
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

European Union says no to May's attempt to renegotiate Brexit deal

The DUP has said the Government's focus must be on renegotiating the withdrawal agreement with Brussels as a senior Cabinet member warned Brexit may have to be delayed to finalise legislation. Five amendments, ...More..

Senator Cory Booker Announces 2020 Presidential Run
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Senator Cory Booker Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Since arriving in Washington , Booker has attracted attention for his leadership during the bipartisan effort to pass criminal justice reform and for his pointed questioning during Senate Judiciary Committee...More..

Man allegedly 'fakes' slip and fall to get insurance money
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Man allegedly 'fakes' slip and fall to get insurance money

It happened past year at an unnamed company in Woodbridge, where Goldinsky was working as an independent contractor. Authorities charged Alexander Goldinsky, 57, of Randolph, with third-degree insurance fraud...More..

United States to suspend historic Cold War missile treaty with Russian Federation
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

United States to suspend historic Cold War missile treaty with Russian Federation

The INF Treaty, signed by US President Ronald Reagan and his Soviet counterpart Mikhail Gorbachev in 1987, put an end to Cold War tensions by stopping both countries from keeping short and intermediate land-b...More..

Facebook takes down vast Iran-led manipulation campaign
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Facebook takes down vast Iran-led manipulation campaign

Facebook announced Thursday that it had removed close to 800 pages, groups and accounts from the social media network for engaging in what it called " coordinated inauthentic behavior tied to Iran". The oper...More..

US border officials announce largest-ever fentanyl seizure
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

US border officials announce largest-ever fentanyl seizure

The agents discovered the narcotics - worth a combined $4.7 million - Saturday in hidden compartments in a tractor trailer carrying cucumbers from Mexico. Mexican traffickers are increasingly smuggling the drug...More..

Florida sinkhole caused by tunnel leading to bank
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Florida sinkhole caused by tunnel leading to bank

Investigators believe the tunnel was dug with the intention of robbing the Chase bank at the Flamingo Pines shopping center in Pembroke Pines, about 22 miles northwest of Miami, FBI Miami Special Agent Michae...More..

Death toll in Vanderbijlpark school collapse climbs to 4
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Death toll in Vanderbijlpark school collapse climbs to 4

The department is still trying to locate the parents of the other two children so they can notify them. The walkway that connects the school hall with another building collapsed on Friday morning. The walkway...More..

Frost quakes possible due to arctic blast
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Frost quakes possible due to arctic blast

In some cases, people have reportedly "observed actual rivets in the ground after hearing the loud boom of a frost quake", Popular Science reported of the phenomenon. Not to be confused with seeing an actual ...More..

Khashoggis killing: United Nations official in Turkey for global inquiry | newkerala.com #94997
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Khashoggis killing: United Nations official in Turkey for global inquiry | newkerala.com #94997

Yet another search will be held in Saudi consul general's residence in Istanbul in connection with the case of the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Trend reports referring to the Turkish media. "We...More..

Interim budget 2019-20
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Interim budget 2019-20

There are also talks that the income tax exemption slab could be raised to even Rs 8 lakh per annum, given the same cap in the 10% quota for the general category poor. You can also watch the live coverage on TV...More..

Will Theresa May RULE OUT no deal Brexit — BREXIT BETRAYAL
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Will Theresa May RULE OUT no deal Brexit — BREXIT BETRAYAL

He spoke to Eddie Mair on the eve of a new round of crunch Brexit votes in the Commons. It was far from certain the amendment would win support from a majority in the House of Commons. May said it was a cha...More..

Russia plays power broker as US-Taliban talks gather steam
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Russia plays power broker as US-Taliban talks gather steam

Direct talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban collapsed in 2015, and the Taliban, fighting to drive out global forces and re-establish their version of strict Islamic law, have said they plan to co...More..

Asia Bibi is free, Pakistani court rules
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Asia Bibi is free, Pakistani court rules

From her secret location, Bibi watched the decision reported live on local television, according to a friend who spoke to her as it was being announced. "We have shown a lot of restraint" against the complain...More..

Israel hosts Russian delegation to discuss Syria, Iran
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Israel hosts Russian delegation to discuss Syria, Iran

Israel has carried out there hundreds of airstrikes over the past years, saying the attacks targeted Iranian sites in order to prevent the Islamic republic entrenching itself in Syria . Syria's envoy to the Un...More..