Syria blames Israel for air strike near Damascus as tensions rise

Israeli officials have repeatedly said that they were concerned over Iran's presence in Syria, where Tehran backs President Bashar Al Assad . Israel's military said Tuesday its forces were on high alert and was urging civilians in the Golan Heig... More..

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May suffers 13th defeat on Brexit legislation in the UK Parliament
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

May suffers 13th defeat on Brexit legislation in the UK Parliament

The other reason they hate it is that they - rightly - fear that if European Union tariffs are collected at our borders and European Union borders, in practice no government would risk the ire of big business...More..

Hebron shooter released after nine months in jail
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Hebron shooter released after nine months in jail

In March, after Israeli President Reuven Rivlin denied Azaria's clemency request, the IDF Parole Board made a decision to shorten Elor Azaria's sentence by a third, setting the release date for May 10 . "It wa...More..

Scarlett Johansson explains why she wore Marchesa to Met Gala
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Scarlett Johansson explains why she wore Marchesa to Met Gala

Interested in Met Gala? One said she was "braver than the troops" to walk the red carpet in the two-tone tulle dress at the fundraiser in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. "My heart breaks for all the women...More..

Pence's Brother Wins Indiana GOP Primary
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Pence's Brother Wins Indiana GOP Primary

Indiana's 6th congressional district is a conservative stronghold, which has not voted for a Democratic candidate in over three decades. Greg Pence walks through a crowd of supporters during the Bartholomew C...More..

Fake voter ID: JD(S) urges EC to ensure fair K'taka polls
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Fake voter ID: JD(S) urges EC to ensure fair K'taka polls

A day after the recovery of thousands of voter ID cards at an apartment in Bengaluru , the Congress on Wednesday accused the BJP of indulging in malpractices to influence voters in the state. However, Manj...More..

Ex-CIA officer charged with conspiracy to commit espionage
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Ex-CIA officer charged with conspiracy to commit espionage

He faces a maximum penalty of life in prison if convicted. In 2010, Lee was approached by two Chinese intelligence officers who offered to pay him for information, the Justice Department said. Lee admitted th...More..

Mourinho: Nothing is impossible for Portugal with Ronaldo
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Mourinho: Nothing is impossible for Portugal with Ronaldo

Manchester United head coach Jose Mourinho says Portugal have what it takes to win the upcoming FIFA World Cup due to the presence of Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo . "There is a mixture between ...More..

NRA Names Oliver North as Next President
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

NRA Names Oliver North as Next President

North, a Silver Star recipient and combat veteran, became a household name during the so-called Iran-Contra scandal in the late 1980s for his role with others in the USA intelligence community in setting up a n...More..

Rabbi killed in small plane crash in Middletown
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Rabbi killed in small plane crash in Middletown

There was no information immediately available about the second person. The president of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, a leading Jewish seminary, died in a small plane crash on Saturday...More..

Trump wants to slash $15B in spending, including on CHIP
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Trump wants to slash $15B in spending, including on CHIP

Some of the funds included in the president's request were appropriated many years ago, but have never been used. $7 billion in funds from CHIP will be cut because the money can not be used as its authority...More..

Crocodile attack woman discharged from hospital
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Crocodile attack woman discharged from hospital

Fox reportedly punched the crocodile repeatedly to try to get it to let go of Ndlovu, but instead it rolled away from them, taking her arm with it, The Telegraph reported . "They were in an inflatable boat, an...More..

Severe equipment damage leaves thousands still without power in Toronto
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Severe equipment damage leaves thousands still without power in Toronto

Just over 1,000 customers remain without power almost three days after a devastating wind storm cut a swath of destruction through the city. Power outages were concentrated in Etobicoke, but Buchan says that ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

INDIANA PRIMARY ELECTIONS: Voters head to the polls

The nasty GOP race buoyed Democratic confidence that Donnelly could survive . "It can get intense, it can get harsh", Braun said of the campaign he ran against Indiana Reps. That was welcome news for Trump a...More..

National Basketball Association playoffs 2018: Jazz guard Dante Exum dealing with strained hamstring
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

National Basketball Association playoffs 2018: Jazz guard Dante Exum dealing with strained hamstring

Houston won Game 4 against the Utah Jazz on Sunday night, 100-87, to take a 3-1 series lead as things shift back to their gym for Game 5. He was asked if he's allowed himself to think about being in the fi...More..

Professor found dead after reported burglary, suspect in custody
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Professor found dead after reported burglary, suspect in custody

Mirzo Atadzhanov, 28, was charged with murder and burglary in connection with the death of 66-year-old Jeremy Safran, who was found in his Brooklyn home on Monday evening, according to ABC's NY station WABC. Di...More..

Russian military helicopter crashes in Syria, both pilots killed
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Russian military helicopter crashes in Syria, both pilots killed

In a statement the Russian defense Ministry stated that according to preliminary information, the crash could be due to a technical fault. "Both pilots were killed". The Russian helicopter was crashed withi...More..

Three blasts rock Afghan capital of Kabul, casualties feared
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Three blasts rock Afghan capital of Kabul, casualties feared

The Interior Ministry confirmed to Reuters that suicide bombers attacked a police station in Shar-e-Naw in central Kabul - an area near foreign embassies and government offices. Those attacks were claimed by ...More..

Google gives publishers controls to comply with European Union privacy law
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Google gives publishers controls to comply with European Union privacy law

Uber Entertainment announced that it would be shutting down its free-to-play game Super Monday Night Combat as a result of the GDPR guidelines, while Ragnarok Online publisher WarpPortal has also made a dec...More..

Philippine President accepts resignation of tourism secretary over corruption scandal
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Philippine President accepts resignation of tourism secretary over corruption scandal

She is second to the youngest in the brood of five of former Foreign Affairs Secretary and ex-Senator Alberto Romulo and his wife, Lovely Romulo nee Tecson. She is now seeing Tarlac Rep. Charlie Cojuangco, wido...More..

by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Iran nuclear deal 'not dead' despite U.S. pullout, says French Foreign Minister

Le Drian's views were echoed by those of French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, who also told French radio that Trump's decision on Iran was a mistake and that the United States should not consider itself as t...More..

Egypt closely follows up Iran deal developments - Foreign Ministry
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Egypt closely follows up Iran deal developments - Foreign Ministry

Former U.S. president Barack Obama warned Tuesday that the Trump administration's decision to exit the Iran nuclear deal is a "serious mistake". Saudi Arabia accused Iran of "taking advantage of the rev...More..

Canada working to stop flow of Illegal Migrants from Nigeria
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Canada working to stop flow of Illegal Migrants from Nigeria

Three senior federal ministers delivered a blunt reminder to them Monday that entering Canada illegally is not a free pass into the country. Doing so allows migrants to skirt a longstanding pact that bars most...More..

HSC exam results today
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

HSC exam results today

You all should know that this year around 590,363 students had written the examination that was held between February 23 to March 8. This year, to prevent incidents of the paper leak and rampant cheating, the...More..

Jim Renacci to Face Sherrod Brown in Ohio Senate Race
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Jim Renacci to Face Sherrod Brown in Ohio Senate Race

Jim Renacciin Ohio's U.S. House District 16. Tuesday is primary day in OH, and one of the most heated races in the state is for the Senate seat now occupied by Democrat Sherrod Brown . Gibbons pointed out ...More..

Dangote only Nigerian in 75 Most Powerful People in 2018
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Dangote only Nigerian in 75 Most Powerful People in 2018

Duterte joined other influential world leaders such as Chinese President Xi Jingping (1st), Russian President Vladimir Putin (2nd), United States President Donald Trump (3rd), North Korean leader Kim Jong-u...More..

Drive.ai to launch a self-driving ride-hailing pilot in July
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Drive.ai to launch a self-driving ride-hailing pilot in July

Silicon Valley self-driving startup Drive.ai said on Monday it will launch a pilot program for an autonomous ride-hailing service in July in Frisco, Texas, with safety drivers present. They'll be painted bright...More..

Netta Barzilai reached the final of the Eurovision song contest
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Netta Barzilai reached the final of the Eurovision song contest

The singer-songwriter SuRie was the surprise victor of the Eurovision: You Decide contest, beating heavy favourite Asanda to become the UK's 2018 entry. She said: "It's really exciting that Will is here". Thi...More..

Deputy sheriff guns down groundhog after animal charges — GRAPHIC
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Deputy sheriff guns down groundhog after animal charges — GRAPHIC

The groundhog continues to roll around and the deputy then gets down on one knee again and shoots the groundhog a second time, and then walks back toward his patrol vehicle. He found that the groundhog in quest...More..

In 4 years, Narendra Modi reversed successes of UPA, says Manmohan Singh
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

In 4 years, Narendra Modi reversed successes of UPA, says Manmohan Singh

Pointing out that a healthy economy requires a well-functioning banking sector, Mr. Singh said: "Today, neither are the banks lending, nor is the private sector borrowing in order to make new investments". Th...More..

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visits China, meets with Xi Jinping
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visits China, meets with Xi Jinping

Trump tweeted before the call that "Plans are being made, relationships are building, hopefully a deal will happen and with the help of China , South Korea and Japan a future of great prosperity and security ...More..

Malaysians queue to vote in hotly contested election
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Malaysians queue to vote in hotly contested election

The 13th election (GE13) in 2013 saw Najib's administration lose the traditional popular vote. Mr Mahathir, the country's longest serving prime minister who was once an integral part of BN, and a mentor to Mr...More..

Dargah Aala Hazrat issues fatwa against Mohammad Ali Jinnah's portrait
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Dargah Aala Hazrat issues fatwa against Mohammad Ali Jinnah's portrait

Modi's response comes just days after a Hindu outfit in Aligarh demanded the removal of a portrait of the "Father of Pakistan" from a meeting hall. "Ab musalman toh chitron aur murtiyon mein vishwas nahi ra...More..

Obama: Withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal 'is a serious mistake'
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Obama: Withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal 'is a serious mistake'

EU President Donald Tusk said the Iran deal would be on the agenda when the bloc's leaders meet for a summit in Sofia next week. With his decision to pull America from the deal, which he believes is "one-...More..

5 terrorists killed in encounter, 5 civilians dead in clashes
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

5 terrorists killed in encounter, 5 civilians dead in clashes

While taking to reporters, Khan said the traders are ready to suffer any losses but can not tolerate "excesses on innocent people". The killings on Sunday came after three rebels and four civilians were kille...More..