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UK PM May To Meet German Chancellor Merkel Ahead Of Munich Speech

UK PM May To Meet German Chancellor Merkel Ahead Of Munich Speech

Mrs Merkel faces growing internal dissent over her decision to give the post of finance minister to Olaf Scholz, a Social Democrat ( SPD ), during hard coalition talks last week. And Ms Merkel herself...

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The 'Parks and Recreation' Women Just Reunited for Galentine's Day

The 'Parks and Recreation' Women Just Reunited for Galentine's Day

In 2010, a mere 22 minutes of bureaucratic-based humour birthed a trend - nay, a movement - that lives on to this literal day. Greg Daniels and Michael Schur's series had been on air for just under ...

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Cyprus backs European Union diplomacy to end energy standoff with Turkey

Cyprus backs European Union diplomacy to end energy standoff with Turkey

The Saipem 12000 drill ship had been heading from a location south-southwest of Cyprus towards an area southeast of the island when it was stopped by Turkish warships on Friday, Cyprus said. Greek...

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Rock fans (hip) hopping mad at Reading and Leeds festival picks

Rock fans (hip) hopping mad at Reading and Leeds festival picks

Other confirmed performers for the event, which takes place over the August bank holiday weekend , include Wolf Alice , Panic! Another said: "Well, the Reading and Leeds line-up is incredibly un...

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White House officials baffled by Trump's conflicting stances on Rob Porter

White House officials baffled by Trump's conflicting stances on Rob Porter

Sarah Sanders faced a barrage of questions over the resignation of White House aide Rob Porter at Monday's press briefing, one of which she managed to turn around on the media. Aides' attempts to ...

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Rents rise 8.1% in Leitrim to €542

Rents rise 8.1% in Leitrim to €542

In Galway and Waterford cities, rents rose by a little over 12% during the year, while in Limerick city, rents rose by 14.8%. In Dublin, the supply of rentals has slumped to just 1,350, down b...

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Ukraine deports Saakashvili on charter flight to Poland - border service

Ukraine deports Saakashvili on charter flight to Poland - border service

Former Georgian President, the leader of Ukraine's Rukh Novykh Sil (or the Movement of New Forces), Mikhail Saakashvili , has arrived in Poland , the country's border service said in a statemen...

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Dutch Minister admits lying about meeting Turkish president Putin

Dutch Minister admits lying about meeting Turkish president Putin

Later on Tuesday Prime Minister Mark Rutte easily survived a vote of no confidence, after it was revealed the prime minister learned the truth weeks ago but failed to tell parliament. "His spin doct...

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Law student lynched to death, main accused arrested

Law student lynched to death, main accused arrested

The video was reportedly shot by a passerby with his mobile phone, shows the Saroj lying unconscious outside a restaurant. Akash Kulhari, senior superintendent of police of Allahabad , said: "We ha...

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Major League Baseball opposes West Virginia sports betting bill

Major League Baseball opposes West Virginia sports betting bill

In a change of tone from its earlier testimony during similar efforts in NY, the National Basketball Association ( NBA ) also denounced the bill in a written statement, saying: "We appreciate the Legi...

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Qatar Airways Adds Mykonos to Greece Network

Qatar Airways Adds Mykonos to Greece Network

Flight QR906 will depart Sydney to Canberra (CBR) at 07:25 to arrive at 08:35. Canberra Airport Managing Director, Mr. Stephen Byron, said, "We are delighted to welcome Qatar Airways to Canbe...

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United Bank of India's Q3 loss widens to Rs 638 crore

United Bank of India's Q3 loss widens to Rs 638 crore

ICICI Bank's net profit stood at Rs 1,650 crore for the quarter, even after a 32% drop, and Axis Bank reported a net of Rs 726 crore. New Delhi , Feb 12 Shares of State Bank of India today slumped ...

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Local Dr., Lawmakers React To OxyContin Maker's Change In Marketing

Local Dr., Lawmakers React To OxyContin Maker's Change In Marketing

But he said the companies have promoted them as a treatment for chronic pain, where they are more harmful and less helpful, because it's more profitable. The lawsuits have piled up since authorities...

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WW2 bomb finally moved from River Thames

WW2 bomb finally moved from River Thames

A bomb disposal team approach London City Airport , in London , on Tuesday. This is a far cry from the 62 found in 2016 and the 66 from 2015, highlighting a 55% and 58% drop respectively. Some fligh...

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New Josh Brolin Deadpool 2 Images

New Josh Brolin Deadpool 2 Images

It's an illustration of Deadpool painting a portrait of Cable , but instead of capturing Brolin's likeness as Cable, Deadpool depicts Brolin as Brand from the 1985 classic The Goonies . Jack Kes...

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Cop Fired for Not Shooting 'Visibly Choked Up' Suspect Receives Payout

Cop Fired for Not Shooting 'Visibly Choked Up' Suspect Receives Payout

According to the lawsuit, Mader was sacked specifically for the May 2016 incident. In a statement , he said he was "happy to put this chapter of my life to bed". "No police officer should ever lo...

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'White substance' is sent to Barack Obama's DC office

'White substance' is sent to Barack Obama's DC office

Authorities in Washington, D.C., responded on Tuesday after a white powdery substance was discovered in mail sent to former President Obama's offices. The letter accompanied with the powder read...

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Ford Warns Customers to Stop Driving Rangers on Takata Airbag Issue Mutation

Ford Warns Customers to Stop Driving Rangers on Takata Airbag Issue Mutation

Ford hasn't said a peep about whether or not some version of the new Ford Ranger Raptor supertruck might become available in the United States. Ford's Weigandt said the small pickups already were ...

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Four killed on flight from Henderson to Southern California

Four killed on flight from Henderson to Southern California

The crash happened shortly after 10:45 a.m. Sunday, nearly 8 miles south of the Agua Dulce Airpark. The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner, however, was still withholding offi...

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Pakistani human rights lawyer Asma Jahangir dies at 66

Pakistani human rights lawyer Asma Jahangir dies at 66

Her funeral prayers were offered at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium . A national of Pakistan, Ms. Jahangir, was recognized both nationally and internationally for her contribution to human rights and was ...

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Milwaukee jail officials charged after inmate dies from dehydration

Milwaukee jail officials charged after inmate dies from dehydration

Three have now been formally charged. "Our expectation when Mr. Thomas was brought into custody is that he'd be kept safe. The allegations set forth in the criminal complaint document that that did ...

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Eminent Pakistani lawyer, activist Asma Jahangir dead

Eminent Pakistani lawyer, activist Asma Jahangir dead

She was on Time magazine's list of 100 most influential women. Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf said her death came as a national loss and her work for women rights and democracy will be etched in hi...

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Mavericks spoil Thomas' Lakers debut

Calling his trade to the Lakers "a fresh start", Thomas got over the "shock" of being dealt from the by scoring 22 points and dishing six assists in his first game with the Lakers. "All I know is...

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United Kingdom to Use AI to Combat Online Terrorist Content

United Kingdom to Use AI to Combat Online Terrorist Content

The government said that tests had shown that the tool was able to automatically detect 94 percent of ISIS propaganda , with an accuracy of 99.995 percent. The Home Office said the programme cost £...

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Dad who lunged at Larry Nassar won't be prosecuted

Dad who lunged at Larry Nassar won't be prosecuted

Margraves beyond the hours he was detained awaiting his contempt hearing", he said. Nassar, former U.S. Olympic gymnastic doctor, was sentenced last month to 40 to 175 years in prison for molesting...

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McConnell Sets Deadline for Ending Immigration Talks

McConnell Sets Deadline for Ending Immigration Talks

Of immediate concern to many lawmakers of both political parties are hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants soon to be at risk of deportation. "My worry is that the majority leader...

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Racist Image Of Meghan Markle Gets GOP Candidate Kicked Off Twitter

Racist Image Of Meghan Markle Gets GOP Candidate Kicked Off Twitter

Social media giant Twitter has permanently suspended the account of a GOP congressional candidate after he tweeted a racist image targeting royal bride-to-be Meghan Markle . But the site said ...

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Ants astonish scientists by giving life-saving medical treatment

Ants astonish scientists by giving life-saving medical treatment

When a rescuer touches a lightly injured ant with its antennae, the injured ant folds its remaining legs up in a position similar to a pupa and lies still, making itself easier to carry. New research ...

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4 security personnel killed in terrorist attack in SW Pakistan

4 security personnel killed in terrorist attack in SW Pakistan

Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti also condemned the targeted killing of the FC personnel. The AFP reported that the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility of the a...

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Athletics Kenya name sportsmen and women expected at Commonwealth games trials

Athletics Kenya name sportsmen and women expected at Commonwealth games trials

Red-faced Australian organisers admit, the mistake is embarrassing. "I was disappointed when Ticketek (the ticketing provider) informed us they had picked up the error", Games chief Mark Peters wa...

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