Honour killing: Pak mother sentenced to death for burning daughter alive

When she arrived, her mother and brother tied her to a bed, poured gasoline over her and set her on fire. Police had suspected that she was helped by her son and a son-in-law in killing the girl. Later, the family asked Zeenat to come back home pre... More..

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by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Australia Criticizes Japanese Whaling Resumption in Southern Ocean

Captain Adam Meyerson of the Ocean Warrior , Sea Shepherd's newest Southern Ocean patrol ship, says that the crew was caught "red-handed". A Japanese whaling vessel has been photographed with what appears ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

European Union to stand by Iran nuclear deal

Iran ramped up both oil production and investment in the sector after the deal. "The agreement's collapse appears neither imminent nor inevitable". No new talks on nuclear deal which came into force past ye...More..

Palestinian Authority to open embassy at Vatican
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Palestinian Authority to open embassy at Vatican

Among those who said they will attend is U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who late last month in a lengthy speech laid out six principles that the United States believes must govern the resolution of the ...More..

Did Donald Trump Just Come for John Lewis During MLK Weekend?
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Did Donald Trump Just Come for John Lewis During MLK Weekend?

It will be the first he's missed since becoming a member of Congress 30 years ago. "And they helped destroy the candidacy of Hillary Clinton", Lewis said. Several politicians and lawmakers came to Lewis' defens...More..

Abe visits Duterte's Davao home
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Abe visits Duterte's Davao home

Abe is on a two-day official visit to the country. "We also showed him how the President enjoys the comfort of his own bed, including his old and favorite mosquito net", presidential assistant Christopher Go ...More..

Firms could face levy for hiring European Union workers post-Brexit
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Firms could face levy for hiring European Union workers post-Brexit

And speaking alongside Theresa May in No.10 he insisted the country was "ready" to begin trade negotiations. "We want to acknowledge the way in which the UK Government has communicated with countries such as ...More..

I don't believe in split captaincy: Dhoni
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

I don't believe in split captaincy: Dhoni

Perhaps the upcoming one-day series is going to be one of the last chances for Ajinkya Rahane to seal his position in the team, at least for the time being. Talking about why he did not wait till the 2017 Cha...More..

Michelle Obama's Emotional Goodbye On 'Fallon' Has Us All In Tears
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Michelle Obama's Emotional Goodbye On 'Fallon' Has Us All In Tears

While Ms Obama and their daughter Malia were there to hear his farewell speech, people quickly noticed Sasha was nowhere to be seen and a "Where Is Sasha " hashtag trended on Twitter . "You are an awesome w...More..

Transport, industry to drive Qatar's oil demand in '17: Opec
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Transport, industry to drive Qatar's oil demand in '17: Opec

Total (TOT) CEO Patrick Pouyanné said it would take more than six months to clear the market of huge inventories. The constraint in supply is driving prices up, but there are many sources of potential overcap...More..

Sainsbury's share price rallies as grocer gets Christmas boost
by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Sainsbury's share price rallies as grocer gets Christmas boost

Online sales made up 18 per cent of total Group sales in the quarter. Combined sales across both the supermarket and Argos were 1 per cent higher excluding fuel. Christian Härtnagel, the new chief executive o...More..

Iraqi forces gain ground as troops push into IS stronghold in Mosul
by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Iraqi forces gain ground as troops push into IS stronghold in Mosul

The advances however did slow down in November and December as the IS put up fierce resistance and used the civilian population as cover, therefore making it hard for Iraqi forces to target them. The operatio...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Lalu Pings Akhilesh Yadav Who Politely But Firmly Says 'No Thanks'

It is not yet clear who will have the final call on ticket allocation and the symbol through Form A and B, which is now the prerogative of Ram Gopal Yadav. Lalu Yadav's exercise in How to Win Friends and Influe...More..

Girl, 15, in court over murder of Katie Rough
by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Girl, 15, in court over murder of Katie Rough

She was rushed to hospital but died a short time later. A 15-year-old girl has been charged with the murder of seven-year-old Katie Rough. Officers remain at the scene today as the investigation continues. ...More..

US Blacklists Head of Russian Investigative Committee Under Magnitsky Act
by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

US Blacklists Head of Russian Investigative Committee Under Magnitsky Act

In addition to Bastrykin, the administration targeted Andrei K Lugovoi and Dmitri V Kovtun, two Russian intelligence officers who the British authorities said poisoned a fellow Russian spy, Alexander V Litvinen...More..

by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Southern rail strike: Aslef three day drivers' strike starts today

On the eve of the driver's union ASLEF's strike, no Southern services will run on the strike days and people are advised to make alternative arrangements. The strike involves about 1,000 train drivers in the ...More..

Boris Johnson holds talks with Donald Trump's team in NY visit
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Boris Johnson holds talks with Donald Trump's team in NY visit

Asked what she thought about Mr Trump's comments "as a woman", she said: "I think that's unacceptable but I think Donald Trump himself has said that and has apologised for it". "It's a relationship where actu...More..

by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani dies of heart attack

Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani was rushed to the Tajreesh Martyres Hospital in Northern Tehran after experiencing a heart failure Sunday afternoon. Rafsanjani was born in 1934 into a wealthy family in the vil...More..

It's 'Chaos' Versus 'Order' In First Salvo In Fight To Repeal Obamacare
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

It's 'Chaos' Versus 'Order' In First Salvo In Fight To Repeal Obamacare

House Speaker Paul Ryan vowed to deal a major blow to women's health announcing the GOP's bid to defund Planned Parenthood in accordance with the GOP's efforts to repeal Obamacare. Planned Parenthood estimate...More..

UK Ambassador to European Union resigns ahead of Brexit negotiations
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

UK Ambassador to European Union resigns ahead of Brexit negotiations

While there was no official reaction from the UK's Foreign Office to Rogers' resignation, a Whitehall source told the Guardian newspaper that ministers were not surprised given he had been due to leave late...More..

Megyn Kelly 'leaving Fox News'
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Megyn Kelly 'leaving Fox News'

Kelly later revealed that Trump was also "angry" at her because of a segment she ran during her show about his divorce from Ivana Trump. But I don't care what the network is paying, this is one of the smartes...More..

by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Massive blast rocks Mogadishu near airport

Suicide bombers attacked a security checkpoint near Mogadishu's global airport, several hundred metres from the main base of an African Union peacekeeping mission , killing at least 20 people and injuring doze...More..

by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Valencia ends drought to set Everton on way to victory

Romelu Lukaku hammered home a third with a minute of normal time left to give Everton three points which kept them in seventh in the table. But the 27-year-old was back on the scoresheet at Goodison Park as h...More..

Klopp eyes 'special' City clash after Liverpool sink Stoke
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Klopp eyes 'special' City clash after Liverpool sink Stoke

But it was my day off, my family was not here and I decide to take a auto. We were not patient enough in our passing game, we could have done more . As the years have gone on the Premier League has seen a m...More..

Berlin terror attack casts harsh spotlight on German security services
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Berlin terror attack casts harsh spotlight on German security services

Berlin attacker Amri was killed in a shootout with police near a train station in Milan days after the truck attack when he shot at police officers conducting a routine. Koehler confirmed media reports that...More..

Madras HC raises doubt over Jayalalithaa's death
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Madras HC raises doubt over Jayalalithaa's death

Panneerselvam is the first Chief Minister from AIADMK who will not be the party's Secretary General. A day after Rajya Sabha MP Sasikala Pushpa's husband was attacked allegedly by AIADMK men in at the party h...More..

UP: Mulayam Denies tickets to Akhilesh close associates
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

UP: Mulayam Denies tickets to Akhilesh close associates

According to reports, Akhilesh said he would take up the matter of these "hard working" ministers with the SP chief. Later, he spoke to Mulayam to convey his displeasure over the list of candidates from which...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Trump to shut charity foundation amid probe

It's all in order to allow state prosecutors to probe whether Trump personally benefited from its spending. A spokesman for the Attorney-General's Office said last Saturday that Mr Trump can not shut the f...More..

Fights break out at malls across U.S. after Christmas
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Fights break out at malls across U.S. after Christmas

There was no official word on whether any of the fights were connected. Police said the fights appeared to have been " loosely organized on social media ". Christopher Davis said police there believe it is ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Romania's President refuses to nominate Muslim Prime Minister

He called on the Social Democratic Party, which won the December 11 elections to name another candidate. Ms Shhaideh, who is a member of the country's Muslim Tartar minority, had been put forward by the Socia...More..