Hamburg election: Merkel party 'slumps as Greens surge'

The environmentalist Greens, with whom they now rule the city, roughly doubled their support to 25.5%. Voters in Hamburg appear to have sent a stark message to the nationalist Alternative for Germany by evicting them from the city's parliament ju... More..

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Death toll rises to 9, over 100 injured as riots continue
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Death toll rises to 9, over 100 injured as riots continue

At Gokalpuri, protestors resorted to stone pelting in which Head Constable Ratan Lal was killed. Protests have broken out across India since the law that critics say discriminates against Muslims came into fo...More..

Rail disruptions expected to continue after new protest sites emerge
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Rail disruptions expected to continue after new protest sites emerge

He says this concession meets a key condition from the hereditary chiefs and calls for all rail blockades to be dismantled. "It's happening on unceded territory and the solidarity protests outside of th...More..

South Korea reports two more coronavirus deaths, 123 new cases
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

South Korea reports two more coronavirus deaths, 123 new cases

The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said a male patient hospitalized at Cheongdo city, near Daegu, died on Sunday, the country's fourth fatality. "There remain zero confirmed cases of USFK pe...More..

Second COVID-19 death sparks fears, lockdown in Italian towns
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Second COVID-19 death sparks fears, lockdown in Italian towns

Lombardy is home to Italy's financial capital Milan which has a population of 1.4 million. Some 250 people are in isolation after coming into contact with the new cases, according to the Lombardy region....More..

Trump says no decision has been made on next intelligence chief
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Trump says no decision has been made on next intelligence chief

He had a point. North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, a member of the House Intelligence Committee, is praising President Trump's controversial pick of Richard Grenell to serve as interim head the nat...More..

Seven dead after quake hits Turkey-Iran border
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Seven dead after quake hits Turkey-Iran border

Footage from Turkish media showed villagers digging through the rubble to try and free dozens of people trapped under collapsed buildings in Baskale, Van , many of which one villager said were children. The qu...More..

Spain closes airports on Canary Islands due to sand storm
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Spain closes airports on Canary Islands due to sand storm

Flights from Gran Canaria , Lanzarote, La Palma, North and South Tenerife Airports have been grounded for the foreseeable future due to the weather conditions. She said: "There's lots of elderly people, ba...More..

Iran Reports Another Death, 10 New Cases of New Coronavirus
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Iran Reports Another Death, 10 New Cases of New Coronavirus

The virus, which results in the COVID-19 sickness, has contaminated much more than 79,000 men and women globally, and brought on additional than two, 600 fatalities, a lot of them in China . "We are anxious ab...More..

Israeli strike in Damascus killed 2 Islamic Jihad members -group
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Israeli strike in Damascus killed 2 Islamic Jihad members -group

The Islamic Jihad claimed the strikes were launched after Israel killed two militants on Sunday. However, a video, that is sparking outrage on social media, shows a bulldozer approaching the body as two una...More..

Iran announces low poll turnout, blames coronavirus 'propaganda'
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Iran announces low poll turnout, blames coronavirus 'propaganda'

Iran's Interior Ministry said Sunday voter turnout in recent parliamentary elections stood at 42.57%, the lowest since the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Authorities initially tried to cover up the cause of th...More..

Lori Vallow's Niece Allegedly Knows Location Of Missing Kids
by | Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Lori Vallow's Niece Allegedly Knows Location Of Missing Kids

Home surveillance footage shows missing 7-year-old Joshua "JJ" Vallow days before he and his 17-year-old sister, Tylee Ryan , disappeared. Vallow, 46, was arrested last week in Kaua'i, Hawaii after s...More..

COVID-19 death toll in China reaches 2,236
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

COVID-19 death toll in China reaches 2,236

It wasn't immediately known if the two infected had participated in Carnival festivities. Cinemas and theatres were also ordered shuttered, including Milan's legendary La Scala. The Korea Centers for Disease C...More..

Elderly Couple Rescued After Getting Lost in Woods, Surviving on Puddle Water
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Elderly Couple Rescued After Getting Lost in Woods, Surviving on Puddle Water

On Thursday, the sheriff's office had announced that the search was now a "recovery mission", saying that with the resources deployed in finding Kiparsky and Irwin, they "would have located Carol and Ian if the...More..

Two People Killed During Mardi Gras Parades
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Two People Killed During Mardi Gras Parades

In both cases, the victim was trapped between the first two sections of the float and then crushed underneath it. Witnesses said the woman, New Orleans native Geraldine Carmouche, had apparently tried to cros...More..

Twitter Suspends Dozens Of Pro-Bloomberg Accounts For
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Twitter Suspends Dozens Of Pro-Bloomberg Accounts For "Platform Manipulation And Spam"

Twitter suspended 70 pro-Michael Bloomberg accounts from its platform, the company announced late on Friday, according to multiple news reports. "We have taken enforcement action on a group of accounts for...More..

Bear spotted wandering Southern California neighborhood
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Bear spotted wandering Southern California neighborhood

A monstrous 400-pound bear wandered into a Los Angeles suburb Friday, causing people to leave their homes - not to run to safety, but to take pictures of the menacing creature. "Just your average bear", said Do...More..

Wuhan thanks South Korean, French consulates for support amid outbreak
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Wuhan thanks South Korean, French consulates for support amid outbreak

Health and city officials say the woman who first tested positive had contact with some 1,160 people, both at the church, a restaurant and a hospital where she was treated for injuries from a vehicle accident. ...More..

Twitter Could Soon Penalize 'Harmfully Misleading' Tweets by Politicians
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Twitter Could Soon Penalize 'Harmfully Misleading' Tweets by Politicians

Twitter is also allowing users to participate in community reports, which allows the public to determine if the post with a badge is likely or unlikely harmfully misleading . In another version of the show, ...More..

Sanders slams Russian Federation amid reports Moscow trying to help his campaign
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Sanders slams Russian Federation amid reports Moscow trying to help his campaign

On Twitter , Trump has dismissed the reports of the intelligence warning as a "rumor" and a " hoax ", as he did after the U.S. intelligence community concluded Russian Federation interfered in the 2016...More..

Julian Assange Extradition Hearing Begins In London
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Julian Assange Extradition Hearing Begins In London

And he's not going quietly. His lawyers said they would present evidence they claim shows that Assange was offered a pardon if he agreed to say Russian Federation was not involved in leaking Democratic National...More..

Repatriation Flight for Brits Aboard Diamond Princess Delayed
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Repatriation Flight for Brits Aboard Diamond Princess Delayed

The Diamond Princess cruise ship began its journey over a month ago from Yokohama , a city some 30 kilometers south of the capital Tokyo . The flu-like sickness - which causes higher respiratory signs - h...More..

Sanders stretches lead in Democratic presidential race
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Sanders stretches lead in Democratic presidential race

Keen to avoid the drawn-out embarrassment of the Iowa caucus , which relied on flawed technology to relay results, Nevada officials pivoted to a " very , very low-tech" system, said Jon Summers, a senior a...More..

Watch Anderson Cooper Eviscerate Rod Blagojevich During Heated Interview
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Watch Anderson Cooper Eviscerate Rod Blagojevich During Heated Interview

Blagojevich responded that he didn't know how corrupt the criminal system was until he was convicted, and then tried to make excuses about why he didn't review those clemency requests. Trump commuted the senten...More..

Greta Thunberg is coming to Bristol for school strike
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Greta Thunberg is coming to Bristol for school strike

Greta Thunberg has cemented her place in social history as a globe-trotting climate activist, two-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Time Person of the Year, and Hulu documentary subject. Despite her struggle...More..

US President Trump to raise Kashmir, minorities' right issues during India visit
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

US President Trump to raise Kashmir, minorities' right issues during India visit

Mr Trump also stumbled over the names of Modi's home state of Gujarat and its biggest city Ahmedabad - where he was speaking - as well as the names of two Indian cricket heroes, Sachin Tendulkar and curre...More..

South Sudan's Rivals Form Unity Government Aiming to End War
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

South Sudan's Rivals Form Unity Government Aiming to End War

Opposition leader Riek Machar told reporters in the capital, Juba, he and President Salva Kiir agreed that after the government's formation they will resolve any outstanding issues laid out in a September 201...More..

Prayer leader forgives attacker
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Prayer leader forgives attacker

Maglad, known as the muezzin - the person who makes the call to prayer - returned to the mosque for Friday prayers less than 24 hours after the incident. On Thursday afternoon police were called to The London ...More..

US President Donald Trump reacts to Ayushmann Khurrana's Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

US President Donald Trump reacts to Ayushmann Khurrana's Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan

I grasp a film as an audience, and not as a star. For Shankar Tripathi, his son has fallen prey to a "deadly disease" and he tries everything he can to rid him of the spell, even as a frustrated Aman chides h...More..

Thai court dissolves opposition Future Forward Party
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Thai court dissolves opposition Future Forward Party

While the March election nominally restored civilian rule, former junta figures remain firmly in control of government through the ruling Palang Pracharath Party, which backs Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. T...More..

Federal prosecutors probing if Boeing pilot knowingly lied to FAA — International Business
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Federal prosecutors probing if Boeing pilot knowingly lied to FAA — International Business

They are among 400 built in the past year that Boeing hasn't been able to deliver to airline customers. Despite the fact that particles has not been connected to these crashes, metal chips, tools and other ...More..

TBI issues AMBER Alert for child out of Sullivan County
by | Tuesday, February 25, 2020

TBI issues AMBER Alert for child out of Sullivan County

TBI said 15-month-old Evelyn Mae Boswell was reportedly last seen on December 26, 2019. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is searching for a vehicle in connection with a statewide Amber Alert. Andy ...More..

How Is India Preparing For Donald Trump's Visit? | India Today Special Coverage
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

How Is India Preparing For Donald Trump's Visit? | India Today Special Coverage

Modi will be in Ahmedabad on Monday where a jamboree named Namaste Trump will be accorded to the U.S. president. Organisers said there will be tens of thousands. Delhi responded with hiked duties on a raft of U...More..

Dozens protest in Ukraine over China virus evacuees
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Dozens protest in Ukraine over China virus evacuees

Anxiety and suspicion among people in the central Ukrainian village of Novi Sanzhary, over the prospect of potential carriers of the new coronavirus heading their way, soon boiled over into violent protests. "I...More..

Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar resigns
by | Saturday, February 22, 2020

Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar resigns

The parties in the 160-seat chamber, the Dail, convened and nominated candidates to lead a new government as a Taoiseach, but without having a majority majority, was postponed until March 5. It wants a referend...More..