Two-year-old boy falls into borewell in Tamil Nadu, rescue efforts underway

While Sujith was initially spotted at a depth of 27-feet, he later sunk as low as 100-feet. When his parents realised that Sujith was missing for 20 minutes, they informed the local authorities immediately. The vibration of the earth moving machine... More..

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Labour Party says Johnson can't be trusted on workers rights
by | Monday, October 28, 2019

Labour Party says Johnson can't be trusted on workers rights

In a move that circumvents UK Labour's opposition, the Lib Dems and SNP are set to offer Mr Johnson an easier route to a snap poll, requiring just a simple majority in the Commons. Ian Blackford, the SNP's ...More..

US Military Acted Quickly on Intel to Capture or Kill Baghdadi
by | Monday, October 28, 2019

US Military Acted Quickly on Intel to Capture or Kill Baghdadi

But experts fear the group's resurgence now that Trump has announced a pullout of USA forces from Syria , with dozens of ISIS fighters escaping from Kurdish custody in the last month. A hobbled Islamic State...More..

Russia accuses US of ‘banditry in protecting Syrias oil
by | Monday, October 28, 2019

Russia accuses US of ‘banditry in protecting Syrias oil

Russia's Protection Ministry on Saturday harshly criticized the USA resolution to ship armored automobiles and fight troops into japanese Syria to guard oil fields, calling it "banditry". No details were p...More..

Bolivia’s Morales says he won presidential vote outright
by | Friday, October 25, 2019

Bolivia’s Morales says he won presidential vote outright

Global election monitors expressed concern over Bolivia's presidential election process Tuesday after an oddly delayed official quick count showed President Evo Morales near an outright first-round victor...More..

Graham resolution condemns 'closed' House impeachment probe
by | Friday, October 25, 2019

Graham resolution condemns 'closed' House impeachment probe

Senate Judiciary Committee Senator Lindsey Graham from SC is leading the resolution , which is supported by 39 GOP Senators, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. A two-thirds majority of the 100-...More..

Vehicle crash saves family crossing the street with baby
by | Friday, October 25, 2019

Vehicle crash saves family crossing the street with baby

Ulysses Betancourt, his wife Gabrielle and their one-year-old son Damian can be seen in the right of the pictured on the crosswalk as the Jeep jumped a red light and headed towards them. Her auto was also signi...More..

Book Due Next Month by 'Anonymous' Trump Official
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Book Due Next Month by 'Anonymous' Trump Official

It will be called A Warning , and published by Twelve Books, an imprint of Grand Central Publishing/Hachette Book Group, which announced the publication on Tuesday. This is serious stuff and this is a seriou...More..

Trump administration sues California over cap and trade agreement with Quebec
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Trump administration sues California over cap and trade agreement with Quebec

Trump's California emissions lawsuit could end Quebec's agreement with California, but the province could also continue with its own initiative. Trump administration took aim Wednesday at one of California's...More..

Canada's Justin Trudeau wins a minority government - what next?
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Canada's Justin Trudeau wins a minority government - what next?

Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party has retained power but as a minority government, according to projections by Canada's national broadcaster, CBC. But if the projection proves to be correct, it will be a bitt...More..

Hillary Clinton may still be open to run for president
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Hillary Clinton may still be open to run for president

The Russians know they can't win without a third-party candidate, Clinton added. "People can disagree on issues", Sanders wrote Monday, "but it is outrageous for anyone to suggest that Tulsi is a foreign asse...More..

United States diplomat's wife Anne Sacoolas 'could be extradited to the UK'
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

United States diplomat's wife Anne Sacoolas 'could be extradited to the UK'

Dunn was riding his motorcycle along a roadway in the village of Croughton, England, on the night of August 27, when a vehicle traveling in the opposite direction on the wrong side of the road hit him head-on. ...More..

United Kingdom police investigating 39 lorry deaths raid two addresses
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

United Kingdom police investigating 39 lorry deaths raid two addresses

All of the 39 people found dead in the back of a lorry in Essex were Chinese , and eight were women, police have confirmed. That could mean freezing temperatures of anywhere between -5 to -10 degrees Fahrenh...More..

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe looking for immediate action from Justin Trudeau
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe looking for immediate action from Justin Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday said he will swear in his new gender-balanced cabinet on November 20. His Liberal party was completely shut out of two western Canadian provinces - Albert...More..

Californians hit with 2nd round of sweeping blackouts
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Californians hit with 2nd round of sweeping blackouts

Bankrupt Californian power producer PG&E cut off electricity to more than 730,000 homes and workplaces in northern California earlier this month to try to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy and dr...More..

Fire at NZ's under-construction Apec forum venue rages for 2nd day
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Fire at NZ's under-construction Apec forum venue rages for 2nd day

Ross Taylor, the chief executive of construction company Fletcher Building, told reporters it believes the fire started on the roof where workers were using blowtorches on bitumen to seal roof joints. Cause of ...More..

16 sentenced to death in Nusrat Jahan Rafi's murder
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

16 sentenced to death in Nusrat Jahan Rafi's murder

She died after four days of agony on 10 April. Rafi was lured to the roof of the seminary, where her attackers pressed her to withdraw the complaint she had filed with the police. Sexual harassment is thought...More..

Giuliani associates plead not guilty
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Giuliani associates plead not guilty

Prosecutors say Parnas and Fruman made donations while lobbying US politicians to oust the country's ambassador to Ukraine . This is another wild, related angle: "When two business associates of Rudolph ...More..

Trump wants big, lovely wall
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Trump wants big, lovely wall

We're building a handsome wall , a big one that really works-you can't get over it, you can't get under. The flub seemed to go unnoticed by members of the audience, some of whom even stood up and cheered imm...More..

Murder investigation launched after 39 people found dead in Essex lorry container
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Murder investigation launched after 39 people found dead in Essex lorry container

Chief Superintendent Andrew Mariner said: 'This is a tragic incident where a large number of people have lost their lives. Deputy police chief Pippa Mills, who said it "could be a lengthy process", also ref...More..

Republicans demand Schiff bring whistleblower to testify publicly
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Republicans demand Schiff bring whistleblower to testify publicly

Laura Cooper, a senior official who oversees Ukraine policy, arrived Wednesday morning on Capitol Hill to appear before the House panels conducting the investigation. I'm not sure if that attempt was successf...More..

Bangladesh police say violence over Facebook post kills 4
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Bangladesh police say violence over Facebook post kills 4

At least four people were killed and dozens injured Sunday after security officials in southern Bangladesh opened fire to disperse hundreds of Muslims during a protest over an alleged social media post unde...More..

Mom accused of killing daughter after portraying her as terminally ill
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Mom accused of killing daughter after portraying her as terminally ill

Lear noted a lack of any anatomical findings that would account for Olivia's stated cause of death, intestinal failure, as well as numerous conditions Turner claimed she suffered from, according to the indict...More..

As Kremlin eyes Africa, Putin praises ties at major summit
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

As Kremlin eyes Africa, Putin praises ties at major summit

To expand its influence, Beijing in 2000 launched the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation and has poured tens of billions of dollars into the continent. Putin also met with several African leaders to discuss pote...More..

USA will impose tough sanctions on Turkey
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

USA will impose tough sanctions on Turkey

Two days ahead of the start of the Turkish military operation against Syrian Kurds, the United States announced that it would be withdrawing its troops from the area in order to avoid getting caught in the ...More..

Violence breaks out in Bolivia over vote count
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Violence breaks out in Bolivia over vote count

On Tuesday, pockets of protesters remained on streets around the country after a night of rioting and skirmishes between voters and police, which saw a number of vote counting stations and ballot boxes set abla...More..

Protesters sing Baby Shark to soothe frightened toddler
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Protesters sing Baby Shark to soothe frightened toddler

Since these protests started a week ago, the Lebanese government has agreed on reforms to help with the country's financial crisis. The wildly popular children's song " Baby Shark " has become a rallying cry ...More..

North Korea's Kim sparks fresh tension with south
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

North Korea's Kim sparks fresh tension with south

Opened in 1999 and envisioned by North Korea as a destination for foreign tourists, especially South Koreans, the resort became a symbol of cross-border engagement amid often-fraught relations. We want to see...More..

Japan's new emperor formally proclaims enthronement
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

Japan's new emperor formally proclaims enthronement

Emperor Naruhito acceded to the Chrysanthemum Throne upon the abdication of his father, Emperor Akihito, on May 1 2019. The approximately 2,000 guests, among them Japanese political representatives and world...More..

Possible Suspect in Shooting Near California School Caught
by | Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Possible Suspect in Shooting Near California School Caught

Students from Brick Memorial High School were transported to Veteran's Memorial Middle School and were released to their parents. The investigation that was initiated immediately after the shooting revealed...More..

What are the protests in Lebanon all about?
by | Wednesday, October 23, 2019

What are the protests in Lebanon all about?

Euphoric crowds had partied deep into the night Sunday, leaving all political and sectarian paraphernalia at home to gather under the national cedar flag, dance to impromptu concerts and chant often hilarious a...More..

Russian Federation warns Syrian-Kurdish YPG must pull back or face Turkish army
by | Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Russian Federation warns Syrian-Kurdish YPG must pull back or face Turkish army

During the meeting, Assad said in condemnation of a Turkish military incursion into northeastern Syria, "Erdogan has robbed the factories, wheat and oil, and today he is robbing the land". He added "When we fac...More..

Remains of Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney found in dumpster
by | Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Remains of Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney found in dumpster

After his arrest, Stallworth was charged with seven counts of child pornography and possession with intent to distribute child pornography, once Birmingham Police found incriminating photos on his cell phone. H...More..

Hong Kong protests: Taking the path of radicalisation
by | Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Hong Kong protests: Taking the path of radicalisation

It would further "give Taiwan some extraterritorial jurisdiction in Hong Kong , which Beijing will not want to give, and it makes Taiwan appear as an equal judicial entity with Hong Kong , which Beijing will ...More..

Brexit delay looms after UK MPs demand more time to debate deal
by | Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Brexit delay looms after UK MPs demand more time to debate deal

A letter Mr Johnson was forced by law to send to the bloc after failing to secure backing for his deal on Saturday calls for a three-month extension. He made no reference to the October 31 deadline or to a ge...More..