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PM Modi to launch Delhi Metro's Magenta Line, Arvind Kejriwal not invited

PM Modi to launch Delhi Metro's Magenta Line, Arvind Kejriwal not invited

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has not been invited for the inauguration of new Magenta Line of the Delhi Metro , which will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 25 December...

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Gift-Wrapped Horse Manure Delivered To Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's LA Home

Gift-Wrapped Horse Manure Delivered To Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's LA Home

A suspicious package that turned out to contain horse manure sparked a bomb scare near the Los Angeles home of US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , reports say. The package was labeled as being fro...

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Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day

Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day

A low-pressure system will develop off Cape Hatteras this evening and intensify rapidly as it moves northeastward to lie over southern New Brunswick by Monday evening. Areas closer to Lake Ontario cou...

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Turkey dismisses more than 2700 over terror links

Turkey dismisses more than 2700 over terror links

The decree also said 115 employees who were dismissed in the past were reinstated. The decree published in the gazette also ordered 17 institutions to be shut down across Turkey including two newspa...

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Blaze breaks out at cafe in London Zoo, killing well-loved aardvark

Blaze breaks out at cafe in London Zoo, killing well-loved aardvark

London Zoo reopened on Sunday, a day after a fire that killed an aardvark and likely four meerkats and which left staff suffering from smoke inhalation and shock. Jermey said vets had examined other ...

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Confederate statue removed after Memphis sells public park | Lexington Herald Leader

Confederate statue removed after Memphis sells public park | Lexington Herald Leader

He said he knew of no plans for the nonprofit to sell the parks back to the city. "This happened because people mandated it and wanted it", she said to cheers. But, when someone suggested that the...

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Careful, Santa, freezing rain could slicken Portland rooftops Christmas Eve

Careful, Santa, freezing rain could slicken Portland rooftops Christmas Eve

The heavier snow should tend to shift into the Hamilton area briefly after midnight. Expect a mix of rain and snow to develop from south to north on Christmas Eve, with snow the preferred precip...

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India yet to decide whether to send Jadhav's mother, wife to Islamabad

India yet to decide whether to send Jadhav's mother, wife to Islamabad

However, India made the acceptance of the offer conditional to permission for his mother and an Indian diplomat to accompany her. On April 10, COAS Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa confirmed his death sentence ...

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Winter Weather: What to Expect Friday Night

Winter Weather: What to Expect Friday Night

Another separate system will bring mixed precipitation to the region on Saturday , with the potential for some snow on Monday as well. Light snow with totals in the 2-to-5-inch range is expected fo...

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Duterte visits fire-ravaged Davao City mall as hunt for survivors continues

Duterte visits fire-ravaged Davao City mall as hunt for survivors continues

Duterte's special assistant Christopher Go confirmed the bulk of the conversation to AFP. A fire broke out at the New City Commercial Complex Mall at about 9.30am and was still burning - although sa...

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Jai Ram Thakur elected new Himachal CM

Jai Ram Thakur elected new Himachal CM

The legislators' decision came a day after Prem Kumar Dhumal - whom the BJP had named as its prospective Chief Minister 10 days before the elections - pulled out of the race. Thakur was known for his ...

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Vice Media Settles With 4 Women Over Sexual Harassment, Defamation

Vice Media Settles With 4 Women Over Sexual Harassment, Defamation

Emily Steel's Times investigation into sexual harassment at the company was anticipated for weeks and finally dropped only a few months after the Times' eye-opening and culture-shifting report about...

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Elderly couple 'didn't know it was illegal' to transport marijuana

Elderly couple 'didn't know it was illegal' to transport marijuana

Lt. Paul Vrbka with the sheriff's department said deputies initiated a traffic stop in the Bradshaw area after they saw a Toyota Tacoma going over the center line and the driver failing to signal. The...

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Woman dies following stabbing in Aldi supermarket

The supermarket remained shut as investigators worked on Friday, with police officers, plain-clothed detectives and forensics specialists entering the building. A 44-year-old man was arrested on suspi...

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Jerusalem to remain capital of Palestine: Haniyeh

Speaking at a press conference in Bethlehem as Christians prepare to celebrate Christmas at the site where Jesus Christ is traditionally believed to have been born, Christian leaders said that without...

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Mondelez Intl INC (MDLZ) Shareholder Hap Trading LLC Upped Stake

Chartist Inc who had been investing in Home Depot Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $219.69 billion market cap company. The lowest price the stock reached in the last tradin...

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RK Nagar bypoll; Dhinakaran leads over rivals

RK Nagar bypoll; Dhinakaran leads over rivals

The main contenders in the election are Madhusudhanan from the ruling AIADMK faction, Sasikala's nephew TTV Dhinakaran as an independent candidate, and Maruthu Ganesh from the main opposition, DMK. Co...

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37 feared dead in Philippine mall blaze

37 feared dead in Philippine mall blaze

Deputy Mayor Paolo Duterte quoted the ground commander of the Brigade of Fire Protection as saying the chances of finding 37 missing persons alive were zero, in a posting on Facebook which also list...

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Dozens feared dead after mall fire in Philippines

Dozens feared dead after mall fire in Philippines

Fire officials said the chance of survival for the 37 people trapped in the building was "zero", Paolo Duterte , Davao's vice mayor and son of the country's president, wrote on Facebook . Mr Dutert...

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PM Najib leads third KL rally against Jerusalem move

PM Najib leads third KL rally against Jerusalem move

Malaysia's foreign policy must be based on principles and protection of our core values. He said he would not budge from championing the cause, "even if it means cutting me up into pieces". If Jerus...

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Cold front and sun expected over Christmas weekend; rain to follow

Expect periods of steady rain this morning, tapering to scattered showers this afternoon. Sunday temperatures are forecast to be closer to normal for this time of year - in the low 40s in North Je...

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Tropical storm leaves greater than 120 lifeless, scores lacking in southern Philippines

Tropical storm leaves greater than 120 lifeless, scores lacking in southern Philippines

Vinta struck Davao Oriental province early Friday morning, bringing with it heavy rains across the Mindanao islands. Two towns badly hit were Tubod and Piagapo, where a number of homes were buried...

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NPA also declares Christmas ceasefire

NPA also declares Christmas ceasefire

The Palace spokesperson, meanwhile, said President Rodrigo Duterte decided that the government's ceasefire would be from Dec. 23, 6.pm. until Dec. 26, 11:59 p.m. Defense Chief Delfin Lorenzana added t...

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U.S. vetoes United Nations resolution rejecting Trump's Jerusalem decision

U.S. vetoes United Nations resolution rejecting Trump's Jerusalem decision

The draft resolution reaffirmed that Jerusalem is an issue "to be resolved through negotiations" and that any decisions on the status of Jerusalem "have no legal effect, are null and void and must be ...

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Winter Weather Advisory issued for central Indiana Christmas Eve

Winter Weather Advisory issued for central Indiana Christmas Eve

Temperatures will quickly warm above freezing with plenty of sunshine which will lead to rapid melting of snow and no weather related travel issues across the region. on Friday until 10 a.m. on Satur...

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Birmingham Bowl 2017: Texas Tech vs

Birmingham Bowl 2017: Texas Tech vs

He ran 13 and 21 yards for first downs, the latter coming on a third-and-10 play. For the first time in two years, the Texas Tech football team had a chance to end its season with a winning record...

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Deputy FBI Director Testifies

The Washington Post reported this week that Baker, who has served as the FBI's general counsel, was leaving his role and had being reassigned at the bureau. Internal employee surveys show that fire...

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Straight best friends get married to avoid paying inheritance tax

Mr Murphy and Mr O'Sullivan told local news that they intend to marry on December 22 if weather allows, and if not the wedding will be held in January. "Then one night he (Murphy) turned around and sa...

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Gunshots Strike Capitol Police Cruiser Outside Statehouse in Harrisburg

Gunshots Strike Capitol Police Cruiser Outside Statehouse in Harrisburg

A female trooper was wounded, but is expected to be okay, according to Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico. Authorities are asking the public for any information they may have on Ahmed Amina...

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Pope Francis presides over the final rites of Cardinal Law's funeral Mass

Pope Francis presides over the final rites of Cardinal Law's funeral Mass

While the headlines focus on Law's final years in Boston, Rabbi James Rudin, senior inter-religious affairs advisor at the American Jewish Committee, said in a statement that it is also important to r...

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