World News

Italian minister OKs family visits for ailing top Mafia boss

Riina had been in a medically induced coma and his family had been given special permission to visit him in the prisoners' wing of the hospital in Parma. By the...


New Hampshire Democrats support Franken ethics probe

Stephen Colbert started tonight's episode of " The Late Show " with a talk about the latest disappointing entry in the 2017 sexual harassment scandals, accusa...


Maharashtra Government,Virgin Hyperloop One ally to analyze Hyperloop feasibility

Virgin Hyperloop One is eyeing the possibility of building networks of high-speed tube transportation in India. "Bengaluru has been the IT hub of the country a...


Stock You Should Track Today: HP Inc. (HPQ), Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

Finally, BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Rite Aid Corporation by 4,995.0% during the 1st quarter. Canyon Capital Advisors LLC now owns 2,000,000 s...


Egypt orders suspected Libyan militant detained over attack

One policeman was kidnapped, but was later freed by security forces. According to the statement, the 25-year-old from Libya's Derna is part of a terrorist o...


Army: Palestinian Rams Car into Israeli Civilians, is Shot

A number of Palestinians have been arrested, shot, or killed by Israeli forces for allegedly attempting to carry out attacks or being in possession of a knife a...


BHU Team Develops App Called 'Har Har Mahadev' That Blocks Porn Sites

Dr Mishra further said that it took them around six months to develop this app which has capability to block about 3,800 identified sites. At present, the app...


Former US Intelligence Heads Criticize President Trump Over Russia Comments

Former United States Vice President Joe Biden contradicted President Donald Trump's comment over the weekend that he believes Russian President Vladimir Puti...


May hopes European Union will respond 'positively' to Brexit offer

Theresa May is to be told it will not be "a given" the Brexit negotiations will move on to trade in December. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar meanwhile str...


Last Iraqi town held by ISIS recaptured, officials say

All that now remains of IS-held territory in Iraq are patches of rural territory in the country's vast western desert along the border with Syria. Syrian gove...


Queen welcomed to Hull during UK City of Culture visit

And she laughed when Mrs Guest said: "He gets to spend a day in bed". She smiled as she talked to numerous hundreds of people who lined her short walk from th...


Musical Goddesses Kelly Clarkson & Pink Join Forces for 2017 American Music Awards

In addition to their joint performance, Clarkson and Pink will also perform solo tracks from their newest albums, Meaning of Life and Beautiful Trauma , re...


Grad school official's tax bill email was wrong, UND says

University President Claire E. Sterk sent an October 31 letter to the Georgia congressional delegation to outline the "deleterious effect [of the tax bill] on...


United Nations to vote on rival US, Russia bids to renew Syria inquiry

In its seventh and most recent report, released in late October, the JIM attributed an April 4 sarin gas attack in Khan Sheikhoun to forces loyal to government ...


Singapore suspends all trade relations with North Korea

In its November 7 Circular sent to traders, Singapore Customs announced a prohibition of all commercially traded goods that are imported from or exported to the...


Steyer Launches Second $10 Million Anti-Trump Ad Buy

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders responded in a statement, saying time spent calling for Trump's impeachment "would be better spent focusing on tax rel...


Mumbai Police increase actor Deepika Padukone's security

Bhansali must re-read history to know the real facts about her", said Som.Asked if he has Rs 5 crore to give away as reward, Som said, "The Kshatriya community ...


FY2017 Earnings Forecast for Schlumberger NV Issued By Griffin Securities (SLB)

Schlumberger N.V. The firm had revenue of $7.91 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.91 billion. The stock declined 0.36% or $0.22 ...


Fire Crews Battle Large Fire at West Chester Senior Living Community

Nearby hospitals were reportedly alerted to expect patients, ABC said. A fire has broken out at a senior living community in Pennsylvania . The cause of ...


DACA recipients whose applications were lost in mail can reapply

Renewal applications for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program can be resubmitted, after mail delays caused the rejection of dozens o...


Saudi Arabia's 'captive' Lebanese PM accepts invitation to visit France

Aoun has said he will not accept the resignation until Hariri returns to Lebanon and submits it in person. Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gibran Bassil said in Pa...


Self-restraint vital in defusing South China Sea tension

What is important, according to the ASEAN leaders' draft statement, is "that we cooperate to maintain peace, stability, freedom of navigation in and over-flight...


Grenfell Tower fire killed 71 people, including a stillborn baby

Metropolitan Police confirmed on Thursday that 71 people, including a stillborn baby, make up the final death toll in the Grenfell Tower fire. While the sea...


Bank Nifty achieves lifetime high after Moody's rating upgrade

PM Modi has pushed through sweeping reforms, with mixed results. Last year's removal from circulation of nearly 90 percent of the nation's currency weighed on g...


Zimbabwe Political Crisis: Buhari, Zuma call for respect of constitution

They were told everything was under control. Windhoek/Keetmanshoop-Namibia has added her voice of concern to the developments unfolding in Zimbabwe, with the ...


Resignation of Chandy likely to increase difference between LDF & CPI

He also justified the CPI decision to keep its four ministers out of the cabinet meeting. Since Chandy resigned soon after the cabinet meeting, it was constru...


USA eyes talks with North Korea, but only if nuclear programme ends

There are concerns in South Korea that any potential United States strikes against North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes could provoke devastating Nort...


SP held in Shimla rape-murder case

Negi was posted in Shimla when the horrific gangrape shocked the hilly state. He remained Security Officer of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh ...


CD-gate: Nitin Patel slams Hardik Patel, Congress

After wearing the saffron sash, Chirag said, " Patidar quota stir has no more remained community's agitation and it has become agitation of Hardik, who is usin...


Venezuelan Oil Firm PDVSA Still on the Hook despite Russia's Financial Lifeline

On Wednesday, S&P Global Ratings placed Venezuela's state-owned oil company PDVSA in "selective default" from a "CC" rating after it failed to make interest pay...


U.S. court drops convictions of 15 men framed by corrupt cop

Prosecutors in Chicago yesterday exonerated 15 convicts who claimed corrupt cops framed them, marking the third day of overturned convictions in America's third...


Tipster California cab driver recalls ride with escaped Hawaii killer

More than 10 hours passed before the nursing supervisor at the hospital was notified, at 7:13 p.m. Hawaii time, that Saito was missing. As for Saito, a court ...


In Myanmar, Tillerson calls for investigation into Rohingya violence

She said her comments on the issue were not "interesting enough" or "exciting" but "meant to be accurate". Mac Donncha's statement also noted that he has "con...


Average cost of Thanksgiving dinner down 10 percent from 2016, survey finds

Surveyors found that the average cost of a frozen, self-basting 16-pound turkey dropped from $22.20 a year ago to $21.36 this year; while the average price of a...


Justice Department Announces Over 200 MS-13 Arrests In US

All are suspected of being somewhere in the U.S. More than half of those arrested, 121 people, were held on administrative immigration violations. The secon...