US President Donald Trump may attend India`s first National Basketball Association match in Mumbai

But organisers of the "Howdy, Modi!" event say Trump can expect a receptive audience. German news agency Deutsche Welle writes , "Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi could not have hoped for a better start to his United States trip" and the tw... More..

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Kenya: Seven Pupils Feared Dead as Classroom Collapses in Early Morning Tragedy
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Kenya: Seven Pupils Feared Dead as Classroom Collapses in Early Morning Tragedy

Kenyatta National Hospital later said on Twitter that 64 students had been sent to the hospital. "We have others in hospital". Parents of the affected pupils rushed to the scene when news of the inciden...More..

School tantrum leads to 6-year-old’s arrest; grandmother outraged
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

School tantrum leads to 6-year-old’s arrest; grandmother outraged

A police officer who arrested a 6- and 8-year-old at an Orlando charter school on Thursday is facing an internal investigation . He said that officers are required to seek approval from their watch commander...More..

Saudi Arabia shuts down pipeline to Bahrain after drone strikes
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Saudi Arabia shuts down pipeline to Bahrain after drone strikes

The official did not say whether Britain believed the attack was launched from Iranian soil. "This year at the United Nations, we will present to the world the Hormuz peace initiative - the gist of which is...More..

Massey University supports schools strike for climate change
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Massey University supports schools strike for climate change

The Youth Climate Summit was held two days before world leaders coming to NY for the Climate Action Summit convened by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Paola del Rincon Martinez, a sophomore Loyola st...More..

UK's Labour Party holds annual conference
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

UK's Labour Party holds annual conference

The unexpected decision to put two possible policies to a vote of Labour members underlines the internal splits in the party over Brexit . Speaking at a Huffington Post event at the party's annual conferen...More..

Hong Kong protests: Riot police to prevent anti-government demonstrations
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Hong Kong protests: Riot police to prevent anti-government demonstrations

A hardcore group of protesters says the extreme actions are needed to get the government's attention. Some protesters later removed a Chinese national flag from the flagpole outside the Sha Tin Town Hall be...More..

PM Modi tears into Pakistan in Trump's presence, likens 26/11 to 9/11
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

PM Modi tears into Pakistan in Trump's presence, likens 26/11 to 9/11

Prime Minister Narendra Modi apologised to the wife of US Senator John Cornyn, who missed her birthday because he was attending the mega " Howdy, Modi! " event in Houston on Sunday. He turned to Modi who wa...More..

Pakistani students partake in dramatic public performance for Kashmir awareness
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Pakistani students partake in dramatic public performance for Kashmir awareness

Blaming Articles 370 and 35A for the spread of terrorism in Kashmir , Rajnath said, "The terrorism has bloodied Kashmir". He further said: "If they ( Pakistan ) repeat it, then they should think what will ha...More..

Democrats blast latest Trump crisis. But what will they do?
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

Democrats blast latest Trump crisis. But what will they do?

News reports on Friday said Mr Trump had repeatedly asked Mr Zelenskiy to investigate whether Mr Biden misused his former position as vice president to threaten to withhold USA aid unless a prosecutor, who ...More..

US President Donald Trump
by | Monday, September 23, 2019

US President Donald Trump

The United States Trade Representative's office issued three Federal Register notices a wide range of products from tariffs in response to requests from USA companies, which argued that the levies would cau...More..

Quake in Albania injured 68 - Defence Ministry
by | Sunday, September 22, 2019

Quake in Albania injured 68 - Defence Ministry

Media report that at least 68 people have been injured , no deaths have been reported. Two strong earthquakes hit the county of Durres in Albania , on 21 September 2019 at 14:04 UTC and at 14:15 UTC. 21, ...More..

'Insecurity' due to foreign forces, Rouhani says
by | Sunday, September 22, 2019

'Insecurity' due to foreign forces, Rouhani says

US President Donald Trump on Friday approved the deployment of US troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Trump pulled the United States out of a 2015 nuclear de...More..

Trump 'surprised' by Trudeau's racist blackface, brownface images
by | Sunday, September 22, 2019

Trump 'surprised' by Trudeau's racist blackface, brownface images

The first picture that emerged showed Trudeau with his face blackened at a 2001 "Arabian Nights" party when he was a 29-year-old teacher at a Vancouver private school. It shows him raising his hands in the air ...More..

EU's Juncker: Irish border controls needed in no-deal Brexit
by | Sunday, September 22, 2019

EU's Juncker: Irish border controls needed in no-deal Brexit

He said that while the "mood music" had improved they two sides were "not close to that deal right now". Juncker said that Britain and the European Union "don't need the backstop " if a similarly robust so...More..

Trumps host Australian prime minister, wife at White House state dinner
by | Sunday, September 22, 2019

Trumps host Australian prime minister, wife at White House state dinner

The day began with the traditional welcome ceremony for Morrison's state visit in the South Garden of the White House . A day of meetings, a joint news conference with the president and other honors was being ...More..

Several hundred protesters clash with police in central Paris
by | Sunday, September 22, 2019

Several hundred protesters clash with police in central Paris

Small groups wearing black clothing associated with the "black bloc" anarchist movement formed barricades, set fire to bins and bicycles, and threw paint over the front of a bank. France's annual heritage wee...More..

'Dose of reality needed' over Brexit deal hopes
by | Sunday, September 22, 2019

'Dose of reality needed' over Brexit deal hopes

The UK has put forward a "first set of concepts, principles and ideas", Brussels said, but it was "essential" that a way of avoiding a hard border with Ireland was included in the Withdrawal Agreement. The offi...More..

Youth leaders at U.N. demand bold climate change action
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Youth leaders at U.N. demand bold climate change action

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres that youth are united and unstoppable. So that whole concept that Greta has started about striking because this is the most important thing and nothing else really matters, ...More..

Twitter shuts down thousands of worldwide accounts tied to political spam
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Twitter shuts down thousands of worldwide accounts tied to political spam

The accounts were operated by a private company called DotDev , and the information operation focused on Qatar and Iran, according to Twitter . Moreover, a total of 4.248 accounts operating in UAE were re...More..

Conservationists Seek Help to Bring Back 3 Billion Birds
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Conservationists Seek Help to Bring Back 3 Billion Birds

Not all species showed population declines, and many even showed gains over the decades, but the overall drop in bird populations was startling. Europe is experiencing a similar loss of birds, also among co...More..

Bolton slams Trump's foreign policy
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Bolton slams Trump's foreign policy

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as National Security Adviser John Bolton listens during a meeting with President of Romania Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House Au...More..

Former Tunisian President Ben Ali dies in exile
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Former Tunisian President Ben Ali dies in exile

Ben Ali is survived by his second wife, Leila Trabelsi, and their three children, who lived with him in exile, as well as by three children from his first marriage. He had warned political opponents they would ...More..

House Passes Short Term Spending Bill to Postpone Possible Government Shutdown
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

House Passes Short Term Spending Bill to Postpone Possible Government Shutdown

The bill, approved 301-123, will extend funding at current levels with limited exceptions through November 21, potentially setting up an end-of-the-year showdown over government spending that could drag into th...More..

Thousands of Egyptians join anti-Sisi protests across country
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Thousands of Egyptians join anti-Sisi protests across country

There were several reports of arrests made in the capital, and teargas being used on demonstrators. On Friday, security forces speedily dispersed the scattered protests, which came directly after a soccer gam...More..

Facebook's Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with U.S. antitrust probe -congressman
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Facebook's Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with U.S. antitrust probe -congressman

Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, attended the meeting, along with Dan Scavino, the president's social media director, according to a person familiar with the matter. "I think Zuckerberg un...More..

India cuts corporate taxes to boost manufacturing and revive growth
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

India cuts corporate taxes to boost manufacturing and revive growth

May it be so and the serious crisis that has come over people's livelihood should end. The total revenue foregone for the reduction in corporate tax rate and other relief is estimated at Rs 1,45,000 crore. ...More..

Donald Trump signs border wall, believes it a virtually impenetrable system!
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Donald Trump signs border wall, believes it a virtually impenetrable system!

The wall is 30 feet tall in some areas and 18 feet in others, Mr. Trump said, and is reinforced with steel rebar and concrete. Trump said the characteristics of the new wall in this area would make it harder ...More..

Zarif Doubtful If US Will Join Iran Nuclear Meeting In New York
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Zarif Doubtful If US Will Join Iran Nuclear Meeting In New York

In a tweet after his meeting with the crown prince, Mr Pompeo wrote: "The US stands with Saudi Arabia and supports its right to defend itself". "I hope the USA government realizes that they are no longer th...More..

Trump Speaks at News Conference With Australian PM
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Trump Speaks at News Conference With Australian PM

Trump told reporters Friday at the White House that the USA did Europe a "tremendous favor" by leading the fight to force the Islamic State from the last of the territory it held in Syria. Trump spoke of the "u...More..

Sri Lanka optimistic about saving Pakistan tour
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Sri Lanka optimistic about saving Pakistan tour

The Sri Lanka team was the target of an attack during a Test match in Pakistan´s Lahore in March 2009. "The goal was really to understand the landscape, look at the plans they have in place around security an...More..

Houston Motorists Battle Flooded Roads During Tropical Depression Imelda
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Houston Motorists Battle Flooded Roads During Tropical Depression Imelda

Another 6 to 12 inches of rain is possible by Friday. The National Hurricane Center said in a late Thursday bulletin that up to 45 inches of rain will have fallen in some areas by the time the storm blows off...More..

Governor Signs AB5 Into Law ⁠- Reshaping California's Independent Contractor Classification Landscape
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Governor Signs AB5 Into Law ⁠- Reshaping California's Independent Contractor Classification Landscape

The bill, titled AB 5 , will go into effect January 1 and ensure more protections and benefits for some workers. Under the new regulations, employers must prove their workers are independent contractors, a c...More..

Hurricane Humberto lashes Bermuda as new storm Lorena aims at Mexico resorts
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Hurricane Humberto lashes Bermuda as new storm Lorena aims at Mexico resorts

Elsewhere in the Atlantic region, Jerry strengthened into a hurricane on a track that would carry it near the northern Leeward Islands on Friday and north of Puerto Rico on Saturday. However, as forecasters a...More..

Tour bus crash near national park in Utah kills 4
by | Saturday, September 21, 2019

Tour bus crash near national park in Utah kills 4

Three of those people were in "fair" condition, the hospital said, while 14 remained in critical or serious condition. Bryce Canyon has the world's largest concentration of irregular columns of rock, called ...More..