More airlines suspend flights to China over coronavirus fears

Delta's last flight to China from the USA will leaves Monday, Feb. 3 with the last return flight departing China on Feb. 5. Singapore Airlines' low-priced carrier Scoot said it would be suspending flights to 11 cities in China from early Februa... More..

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Prince Andrew refuses to cooperate in Epstein inquiry, says U.S. prosecutor
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Prince Andrew refuses to cooperate in Epstein inquiry, says U.S. prosecutor

A LAWYER representing five of Jeffrey Epstein's alleged victims has called on Britain and the United States to "co-operate" over investigations involving Prince Andrew and the woman accused of killing teenage...More..

Rep. Doug Collins confirms Georgia Senate run, triggering GOP battle
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Rep. Doug Collins confirms Georgia Senate run, triggering GOP battle

After the conclusion of opening arguments, the impeachment trial Wednesday entered its next phase, with senators submitting questions for the House managers and Trump's defense. Loeffler, a wealthy co-owner o...More..

by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Sen. Paul Fires Back at Chief Justice Roberts: Whistleblower Protection Being 'Overblown'

Rand Paul of Kentucky submitted a question to Chief Justice Roberts that reportedly contained the name of the whistleblower whose complaint kicked off the entire impeachment inquiry. He continued, "Call that...More..

European Union to debate anti-CAA resolution, voting delayed till March
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

European Union to debate anti-CAA resolution, voting delayed till March

At a meeting attended by representatives of 26 political parties on the eve of the session in New Delhi on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Parliament would discuss the nation's economic situatio...More..

by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Hong Kong prepares for the spread of coronavirus

On January 27, the 37 confirmed cases outside of India had been detected in 11 countries. France, Germany, and Finland reported a total of 10 cases. Apple is taking measures by checking its employee's body...More..

6,000 passengers trapped on cruise ship in Italy over feared coronavirus case
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

6,000 passengers trapped on cruise ship in Italy over feared coronavirus case

Any pre-paid excursions that are cancelled to the ports of Naha, Japan and Hong Kong as a result of the new updated itinerary will be refunded to the customer's ship board account. Mandatory non-touch thermal s...More..

Pompeo arrives in Ukraine under impeachment cloud
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Pompeo arrives in Ukraine under impeachment cloud

She was removed from her post after unsubstantiated allegations were made against her by Trump's personal attorney Rudolph Giuliani. Although he was close to 5,000 miles away from the U.S. Over the weekend, M...More..

Jared Kushner calls Palestinians 'foolish' for rejecting Trump's plan
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Jared Kushner calls Palestinians 'foolish' for rejecting Trump's plan

Palestinian leaders now have no communication channels with both the White House and the State Department and were not present for the announcement of the plan. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called ...More..

Trump to get acquitted by Senate as witness motion appears doomed
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Trump to get acquitted by Senate as witness motion appears doomed

Trump from office. Possible testimony from Bolton is of particular interest after a report - which he has not denied - that he planned to say in an upcoming book that Trump told him he wanted to freeze $3...More..

UP hostage taker shot dead: 20 children rescued
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

UP hostage taker shot dead: 20 children rescued

He then held everybody - including his wife and daughter - hostage in the building. "Chief Minister (Yogi Adityanath) has announced an award of Rs 10 lakh for the Uttar Pradesh Police and its team that succ...More..

Trump rape accuser seeks DNA sample from United States president
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Trump rape accuser seeks DNA sample from United States president

Her lawyer then had the dress, a black wool, coat-style garment, tested for evidence, which showed DNA being found on the sleeve of at least four people, one of which is a male. A Manhattan determine declined t...More..

Manila's traffic congestion is second worst in the world, says report
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Manila's traffic congestion is second worst in the world, says report

Edinburgh tops the United Kingdom list at 41% extra time. Traffic congestion has increased globally during the last decade, and the 239 cities (57%) TomTom included in the new Traffic Index report had incre...More..

Wuhan virus: Americans evacuated from Chinese outbreak epicentre land in US
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Wuhan virus: Americans evacuated from Chinese outbreak epicentre land in US

Japan will fast-track new rules to limit the spread of a coronavirus strain that has killed more than 200 people, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday, as more evacuees arrived from China. Infections have ...More..

Australia defends plan to create island quarantine camp
by | Friday, January 31, 2020

Australia defends plan to create island quarantine camp

Hundreds of left Australians are anticipated to be quarantined on Christmas Island. However, the decision to relocate some of those affected to Christmas Island-a remote speck in the Indian Ocean best known...More..

by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Roberts declines to read Paul question on whistleblower

Rand Paul about the intelligence community whistleblower whose complaint led to the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump . In a last-ditch effort to call witnesses, one Democratic senator i...More..

At least 21 killed in air raid in Syria's Idlib
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

At least 21 killed in air raid in Syria's Idlib

Three airstrikes by Russian warplanes hit a hospital in Syria's north-western province of Idlib , leaving it out of service, a monitoring group said on Thursday. The United Nations Humanitarian Affairs and E...More..

by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

China's Hubei reports 1032 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus

Infections have been reported in at least 15 other nations, with 104 confirmed cases. The ministry said this would include asking those who traveled to China to avoid public areas for a few days after the...More..

Who is the Jamia shooter
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Who is the Jamia shooter

He shouted slogans against the protesters, including hijab clad women, before firing at them in the first such incident in the capital during more than a month of demonstrations. In December past year, the nati...More..

European Union recommends restricting, but not banning Huawei in 5G network
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

European Union recommends restricting, but not banning Huawei in 5G network

Defying Britain's closest ally in favour of China on the eve of Brexit , Johnson ruled that "high-risk vendors" such as Huawei would be allowed into the non-sensitive parts of the 5G network. "It's a litt...More..

Italian Cruise Ship Put Under Lockdown Over Coronavirus Scare
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Italian Cruise Ship Put Under Lockdown Over Coronavirus Scare

A cruise ship owned by Carnival Corp. was blocked from leaving an Italian port with some 7,000 people on board, after a passenger came down with symptoms that raised concerns about a possible case of coronav...More..

JD(U) expels Prashant Kishor, Pavan Varma for 'anti-party' activities
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

JD(U) expels Prashant Kishor, Pavan Varma for 'anti-party' activities

The move comes a day after a war of words between Kishor and Kumar who claimed that the former had been inducted into the party at the direction of Amit Shah . "Already he works as a strategist for various p...More..

Mother in court following murder of three young children at Dublin home
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Mother in court following murder of three young children at Dublin home

Andrew McGinley came home on Friday night to find the lifeless bodies of his nine-year-old children, Conor, Darragh, seven, and Carla, three. The siblings' bodies were found at a house in Parson's Court on Fr...More..

Two Australian citizens have been infected with coronavirus in China
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Two Australian citizens have been infected with coronavirus in China

Wert added that though the landing site was out of their jurisdiction, San Bernardino officials were "well-prepared to respond and support nonetheless". Asked if someone in the group who tested negative before ...More..

Facebook now lets users delete activity data it collects from other sites
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Facebook now lets users delete activity data it collects from other sites

Everything we do online generates an extensive amount of behavioral data, from buying clothes to looking for hotels, which apps and websites often share with advertising companies, allowing them to build more a...More..

White House doesn't rule out suspending US-China flights amid coronavirus fears
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

White House doesn't rule out suspending US-China flights amid coronavirus fears

A US charter flight from Wuhan arrived Wednesday at a California military base with almost 200 consular staff and other Americans, who "cheered loudly" when the jet touched down, said an official with US Cent...More..

86 coronavirus patients outside mainland China
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

86 coronavirus patients outside mainland China

The number of flights from China to Hong Kong have also been halved. Google maintains four offices in mainland China that staff sales agents and engineers who work on its advertising business, the company t...More..

Mexico border: Longest smuggling tunnel found by agents
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Mexico border: Longest smuggling tunnel found by agents

The tunnel features a complex cart and rail system, forced air ventilation, high-voltage electrical cables and panels, an elevator at the tunnel entrance and a complex drainage system, according to U.S. "The in...More..

Australia Battles New Bushfire Threat as Smoke Cloaks Capital
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Australia Battles New Bushfire Threat as Smoke Cloaks Capital

The ACT Emergency Services Agency believed that the upcoming heatwave would make it hard to control the fire.■. "The fire can pose a threat to all people immediately on its way", Georgeina Whelan, emergency s...More..

Reported Pompeo comments put Ukraine in awkward spot before visit
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Reported Pompeo comments put Ukraine in awkward spot before visit

Trump denies the accusations. "There is no doubt that this visit has a significant political and psychological component that is linked to the US impeachment trial", said Makar Taran, a specialist on USA st...More..

'No human rights': Mexico blocks migrant caravan headed north
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

'No human rights': Mexico blocks migrant caravan headed north

CITY, Mexico - Mexican migration authorities said they have deported 2,300 Hondurans who illegally crossed from Guatemala with a caravan on their way to the United States . "This is a repressive act of the...More..

Coronavirus prompts Google to suspend China, Taiwan operations
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Coronavirus prompts Google to suspend China, Taiwan operations

British Airways has taken active steps in stopping the spread of the coronavirus and has suspended all flights between the United Kingdom and China. Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tues...More..

by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Air Canada suspends direct flights from YVR, Canadian airports to China

Meanwhile, some Republican lawmakers are growing increasingly concerned with China's handling of the illness, which has killed 132 people, while 5,974 cases are under medical care. The United Arab Emirates repo...More..

Police seek dad, baby after 3 women killed in South Florida
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

Police seek dad, baby after 3 women killed in South Florida

Florida officials have issued an AMBER Alert for a one-week-old boy, taken from the Miami home where police found the slain bodies of three women Tuesday. Miami-Dade Police also asked the public for help loc...More..

USA advises citizens to reconsider travel to China after coronavirus outbreak
by | Thursday, January 30, 2020

USA advises citizens to reconsider travel to China after coronavirus outbreak

Hong Kong and Malaysia announced they would bar entry to visitors from the Chinese province of Hubei where Wuhan is located . Wuhan is in lockdown and several other cities have imposed travel bans. The Natio...More..