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Turkey opens airspace to northern Iraq on Friday: prime minister

Turkey opens airspace to northern Iraq on Friday: prime minister

Turkish authorities use the word "neutralized" when militants are either killed or captured or when they surrender. On Wednesday, the number of killed PKK terrorists reached 38 with at least 15 cave...

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Lewis likens anti-gun march to civil rights era

Lewis likens anti-gun march to civil rights era

Saturday, over 800 "sibling marches" took place all over the world - in an impressive show of solidarity - anchored by the main event in the USA capital. Our guess is most of that applause was for you...

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Bodies of 38 Indians seized by Daesh in 2014 recovered in Iraq

Bodies of 38 Indians seized by Daesh in 2014 recovered in Iraq

In 2014, Daesh released nearly 50 Indian nurses who remained in the militants' captivity for 23 days. While talking to TOI here on Wednesday, Gurpinder said Manjinder had called her on June 11 or 12...

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Victim Of Maryland School Shooting Taken Off Life Support

Victim Of Maryland School Shooting Taken Off Life Support

Other family stood behind Melissa as she spoke and a group of friends stood off to one side. "She has no life left in her", Jaelynn's mom, Melissa Wiley, said on Thursday, holding one of Jaelynn's ...

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China unveils list of potential retaliatory tariffs on United States goods

Thursday's tariff announcement is the first in a string of USA trade restrictions aimed squarely at China and meant to curb alleged theft of US technology. "China appears to be breaking WTO rules by d...

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UN Human Rights Council Calls for Ending Arms Sales to Israel

UN Human Rights Council Calls for Ending Arms Sales to Israel

US Ambassador Nikki Haley said in a statement that the council was "grossly biased against Israel", noting that it had adopted only three resolutions separately targeting North Korea, Iran and Syr...

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March for Our Lives rallies taking place across the globe

March for Our Lives rallies taking place across the globe

Consulate. Over 800 marches were planned in cities like Washington , D.C., New York, Los Angeles and London by survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting that left 17 people dea...

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Turkey neutralizes 3698 terrorists in Afrin operation

Turkey neutralizes 3698 terrorists in Afrin operation

On January 20, Turkey launched an air and ground offensive in the enclave of Afrin in Syria to root out the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) there, which Turkey brands a terrorist group, but ...

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Afghanistan: Car bomb near stadium kills 23, says official

Afghanistan: Car bomb near stadium kills 23, says official

The blast happened in Lashkar Gah as spectators were leaving a wrestling match at the stadium, Helmand provincial governor spokesman Omar Zwak told AFP . But government forces, backed by heavy US...

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Bolton Set To 'Clean House' At NSC, Ousting Dozens Of WH Officials

Bolton Set To 'Clean House' At NSC, Ousting Dozens Of WH Officials

Trump for the opportunity to serve him and our nation as national security advisor". But ultimately, Mr Bolton comes to the White House with a very clear agenda. "I think he's, you know, a tough cooki...

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President Trump Must Face Accusations of 'Apprentice' Contestant

President Trump Must Face Accusations of 'Apprentice' Contestant

Besides arguing the president could not be sued in state court under the Supremacy Clause, Mr. Trump's lawyer, Marc E. Kasowitz, had argued that Mr. Her lawsuit sought damages and an apology. "No ...

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Rex Tillerson tells US State Department staff 'never lose personal integrity'

Rex Tillerson tells US State Department staff 'never lose personal integrity'

Tillerson did not mention his erstwhile boss, President Donald Trump , as he spoke to several hundred State Department workers who gathered at headquarters in Foggy Bottom to watch him depart. "When ...

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United Kingdom watchdog to review evidence on Cambridge Analytica

United Kingdom watchdog to review evidence on Cambridge Analytica

Investigators with Britain's information commissioner searched the London headquarters of Cambridge Analytica on Friday amid reports that the firm harvested the personal data of millions of Facebo...

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Eric: Showers end by morning, return Sunday night

Eric: Showers end by morning, return Sunday night

Winter Storm Warning in effect through 11 PM. Total snow accumulations of up to four inches - with localized amounts of up to eight inches along the Blue Ridge Mountains - are predicted, according to...

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Kemba Walker scores 46 in 28 minutes as Hornets win by 61

Kemba Walker scores 46 in 28 minutes as Hornets win by 61

Well, the Grizzlies are pretty much trying to lose every game they can, while the Hornets continue to be mired in mediocrity... not exactly an enticing matchup, to say the least. Charlotte out-reb...

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The Facebook-Cambridge Analytica 'Scandal' Is a Nothingburger

The Facebook-Cambridge Analytica 'Scandal' Is a Nothingburger

So many analysts have now shown their concerns regarding this same incident that can leave a negative impact and effect on user engagement with Facebook , potentially it can be reducing its influen...

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Leon Jacob takes stand in murder-for-hire trial

Leon Jacob takes stand in murder-for-hire trial

He'll face aggravated assault charges, along with endangering the welfare of a child. But Jacob insists he just wanted to reconcile. Jacob says he paid thousands of dollars, not to hire a hitman to ki...

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Russian Embassy in London to request consular access to Skripal's daughter

Russian Embassy in London to request consular access to Skripal's daughter

This will be the single biggest expulsion of Russian diplomats in over 30 years, Prime Minister Theresa May said Wednesday. The largest diplomatic tit-for-tat was in 1971 when 105 diplomats from the...

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Chris Sutton: Mohamed Salah should be player of the year

Chris Sutton: Mohamed Salah should be player of the year

It was one of those games where I didn't actually think we played particularly well. "I think in training, you're exactly the same", Rush told ESPN . Rush's remarkable season was no outlier. Moh...

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Five-year-old girl gang-raped set ablaze

Five-year-old girl gang-raped set ablaze

Angry locals attacked Zakir Hussain's house in protest, while students of the girl's school and the All Assam Students Union (AASU) demanded the arrest of the accused. "The juveniles then joined in an...

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China's aircraft carrier sails by Taiwan as tensions rise

China's aircraft carrier sails by Taiwan as tensions rise

Chinese state media reported the merger of China Central Television (CCTV), China Radio International and China National Radio under a single network to be named Voice of China. China, under President...

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Emboldened Turkey Pushes Deeper Into Syria, But Risks Abound

Thousands fled as the rebels, mostly fighters opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, celebrated their victory by destroying the statue of Kurdish hero Kawa. Yet the road ahead for Turkey in Sy...

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USA lawmakers formally ask Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to testify on user data

USA lawmakers formally ask Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to testify on user data

In the wake of the ongoing Cambridge Analytica debacle , Facebook has now been sued in federal court in San Francisco and San Jose. "And if we can't do that, we don't deserve to have the opportun...

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Zell Miller, Georgia's fiery former governor and USA senator, dies at 86

Zell Miller, Georgia's fiery former governor and USA senator, dies at 86

Gov. Casey Cagle , who hopes to follow Miller's path from lieutenant governor to the mansion on W. Paces Ferry Road this fall. The state of Georgia has lost one of its greatest sons. But the mark Zell...

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Wayne Huizenga: Former Dolphins, Panthers, Marlins owner dies at 80

Wayne Huizenga: Former Dolphins, Panthers, Marlins owner dies at 80

Huizenga died late Thursday, according to Valerie Hinkell, his longtime assistant. No cause of death was given. Billionaire H. Wayne Huizenga, the first man to own three top-level USA sports teams...

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Former Schlitterbahn executive charged in 2016 death of boy on water slide

Former Schlitterbahn executive charged in 2016 death of boy on water slide

As his raft went into the air, it struck a pole with nets attached to it, and the boy was decapitated. A Kansas City Star investigation revealed that the slide's design had major flaws and that Ka...

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Poisoned Russian spy 'sought pardon from Putin'

Poisoned Russian spy 'sought pardon from Putin'

We spoke for about half an hour. Timoshkov said his friend "regretted" being a double agent "because his life had become all messed up". He also asked to be allowed to return to Russian Federation...

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China eyes measures against U.S. imports to balance tariffs on steel, aluminium

China eyes measures against U.S. imports to balance tariffs on steel, aluminium

President Donald Trump slapping more tariffs on Chinese imports. China is unlikely to respond until Washington acts but might launch an investigation of imports of USA corn and soybeans "as a warnin...

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Boston Celtics Announce Kyrie Irving Will Miss 3-6 Weeks

Boston Celtics Announce Kyrie Irving Will Miss 3-6 Weeks

With about three weeks left in the regular season, Irving could potentially return in time for the playoffs. As the team wrote in a statement, the procedure removed a tension wire that "was originally...

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Bride killed by father a day before marriage in Kerala

Bride killed by father a day before marriage in Kerala

In fact, after discussions between both families in the presence of the police both sides except Athira's father accepted the relationship.The marriage was to be held in a temple in Areecode. On Thurs...

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