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Catalonia's radical separatists clear means for brand spanking new chief

Catalonia's radical separatists clear means for brand spanking new chief

They also say the rebellion charge against him and others is disproportionate, and describe those already in jail in Spain - like former Catalan vice president Oriol Junqueras - as "political prisoner...

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Did Lingayat minority card backfire on Congress — Postmortem Karnataka polls

Did Lingayat minority card backfire on Congress — Postmortem Karnataka polls

These are my figures. "Until now, never have my calculations gone wrong". Commenting on the controversy at the Aligarh Muslim University over a portrait of Pakistan's founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah on ...

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Nawaz Sharif admits Pakistan's role in 26/11 Mumbai attacks

Nawaz Sharif admits Pakistan's role in 26/11 Mumbai attacks

The Mumbai case is being tried in an anti-terrorism court since 2009 but the case isn't going anywhere. Thereafter he admitted openly that it was Pakistan which started terrorism in Kashmir. Sharif as...

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Delhi witnesses trees uprooted, slower traffic amid huge thunderstorm-rain

Delhi witnesses trees uprooted, slower traffic amid huge thunderstorm-rain

Another two people were killed and 18 were injured in the Indian capital, New Delhi , the Press Trust of India news agency said. According to the state government, the casualties included five deat...

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Four killed, several injured after militants attack Afghanistan finance office

Four killed, several injured after militants attack Afghanistan finance office

A gun battle between Afghan security personnel and unidentified gunmen ensued following the explosions. The Taliban have seized control of districts across the country, and the two groups have carried...

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Philippine Supreme Court justices oust chief justice

Philippine Supreme Court justices oust chief justice

Appointed at age 52, she was supposed to stay in the Supreme Court as chief magistrate for 18 years but lasted less than 6 years. Under the Constitution, impeachable officials are the president, vic...

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UK's May and Trump agree talks needed over Iranian sanctions

UK's May and Trump agree talks needed over Iranian sanctions

Iran also funds Hamas and Hezbollah - terror groups dedicated to the destruction of Israel. "The Islamic Republic of Iran has the capability to stand up against Americans' non-compliance and will ...

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China launches first domestically-made aircraft carrier

China launches first domestically-made aircraft carrier

State media has quoted experts as saying that the country needs at least six carriers. Construction of the unnamed carrier was completed in April a year ago. The new carrier has a conventional propu...

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Nawaz Sharif's remarks prove our stand: Nirmala Sitharaman

Nawaz Sharif's remarks prove our stand: Nirmala Sitharaman

In the interview, Sharif said: "We have isolated ourselves". He indicated that his country should look into why its narrative that it had been fighting terrorism had not been accepted by the global ...

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UK's Former Culture Secretary Has Died At Age 70

UK's Former Culture Secretary Has Died At Age 70

The family moved to Aberdeen in the early 1950s after Kenneth Palmer got a job at the university medical school . She was aged 70. "She was an inspiration to work with, and a joy to be near". "...

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'Netanyahu resign!' Israelis protest against USA embassy move, Jerusalem Day parade

'Netanyahu resign!' Israelis protest against USA embassy move, Jerusalem Day parade

United States President Donald Trump will address around 800 American and Israeli dignitaries at the ceremonial opening of the American embassy in Jerusalem by video tomorrow, the USA ambassador sa...

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Man Killed in Late-Night Palmdale Shooting

Man Killed in Late-Night Palmdale Shooting

A teen suspected of shooting a fellow student at a high school in Palmdale is taken into custody on May 11, 2018. Investigators were trying to determine what led up to the shooting and whether the...

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Right-To-Die Advocate David Goodall Ends Life Listening To 'Ode To Joy'

Right-To-Die Advocate David Goodall Ends Life Listening To 'Ode To Joy'

Goodall, a member of the Order of Australia for work as a botanist that included publications on arid shrublands, said he had unsuccessfully tried to kill himself in Australia after his faculties incl...

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Trump's Latest Cabinet Tirade Lasted 30 Minutes

Trump's Latest Cabinet Tirade Lasted 30 Minutes

Nielsen's approach to border security is less like Mr. Trump's campaign messaging and more like the moderate approach taken by Mr. Nielsen, the report said, viewed Trump's "rant as directed most...

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Sen. Joe Donnelly to back Trump's CIA pick

Sen. Joe Donnelly to back Trump's CIA pick

I have also reviewed her record and her testimony before Congress, ' he added. Donnelly voiced his support for Haspel on Twitter Saturday morning, saying he believes Haspel learned from the past and...

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Pakistan imposes restrictions on movement of USA diplomats

Pakistan imposes restrictions on movement of USA diplomats

The latest blow to relations came on Saturday, when Pakistani authorities banned a United States military attache from leaving as planned, Pakistan's The Nation and Express Tribune newspapers report...

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Bomb attacks at 3 churches in Indonesia kill at least 2

Bomb attacks at 3 churches in Indonesia kill at least 2

Debris are seen outside Santa Maria church where an explosion went off in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Sunday, May 13, 2018. According to The Straits Times, the police chief of the province of Ea...

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Israel Strikes Iranian Targets in Syria as Tensions Escalate

Israel Strikes Iranian Targets in Syria as Tensions Escalate

Israel carried out the raids after it said around 20 rockets were fired from Syria at its forces in the occupied Golan Heights at around midnight. Four of the rockets were intercepted by Israel's ...

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Billboard shows Tej Pratap, Aishwarya Rai as Shiva, Parvati on wedding day

Billboard shows Tej Pratap, Aishwarya Rai as Shiva, Parvati on wedding day

The gala event in Patna will see imported flowers from Thailand being used to decorate the stage while the main entrance to the venue will be decorated with Bihar's Mithila painting. "Lalu took rest...

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Malaysia's jailed political leader Anwar Ibrahim to be released on May 15

Malaysia's jailed political leader Anwar Ibrahim to be released on May 15

He has let it be known that he will assume power... only to hand it over to a "former apprentice" who was jailed after the two fell out and still remains behind bars. Mahathir said he will announced a...

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Two Britons kidnapped after visiting gorilla sanctuary in DR Congo

Two Britons kidnapped after visiting gorilla sanctuary in DR Congo

Virunga is a Unesco world heritage site and one of the most important conservation areas in the world, covering 7,800 sq km (3,011 sq miles), along the eastern border of the Democratic Republic of Co...

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Solai killer dam was illegal even as death toll reaches 44

Solai killer dam was illegal even as death toll reaches 44

At least 41 people died after a dam burst in central Kenya , police said on Thursday, as residents described muddy waters ripping through their homes in what one survivor called "hell on earth". "Whe...

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Oil could hit $100 a barrel in 2019: Bank of America

Oil could hit $100 a barrel in 2019: Bank of America

Brent crude rose to $77.56 a barrel last night, its highest level since November 2014, on expectations of disruption to oil supplies from Iran, before easing back as investors booked profits. At the s...

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Biden: White House 'decency' at 'rock bottom' after McCain joke

Biden: White House 'decency' at 'rock bottom' after McCain joke

Ryan's remarks come in the wake of news that a White House aide mocked McCain's health, saying "he's dying anyway" in response to the senator's opposition to President Donald Trump's pick to lead the ...

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Michael Cohen's lawyers attack Avenatti's memo

Michael Cohen's lawyers attack Avenatti's memo

He added that it his understanding that cable TV bookers had the "plug pulled" on pre-booked appearances by Trump advisors when they heard the attorney might appear for a counterpoint. Three different...

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Allardyce in the dark over Rooney situation

Allardyce in the dark over Rooney situation

No announcement on Rooney's future will be made until July 10, when the MLS transfer window opens, but it would be no surprise if he chose to follow a trail favoured by ageing pros. Rooney , Ever...

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Nepal comes first in Indias Neighbourhood First policy: Modi

Nepal comes first in Indias Neighbourhood First policy: Modi

Ramayana Circuit is an initiative undertaken by the Indian Ministry of Tourism to help promote religious tourism. During the visit, Modi will also inaugurate the Rs. Modi. India had asked Nepal to...

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Disqualify Sriramulu from contesting polls, Congress petitions EC

Disqualify Sriramulu from contesting polls, Congress petitions EC

If the people do not want a repeat of what happened in the State between 2004 and 2008, then they need to decisively vote in favour of one party, which is highly unlikely in the present scenario, sinc...

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Trump was told of Schneiderman assaults years ago, lawyer says

Trump was told of Schneiderman assaults years ago, lawyer says

In an interview shortly after his letter was filed, Gleason - without offering details or corroborating evidence of his account - said that during their conversation five years ago, Cohen told him t...

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Rudy Giuliani Just Lost His Day Job

Rudy Giuliani Just Lost His Day Job

New details are emerging about Rudy Giuliani's bitter break-up with his law firm , Greenberg Traurig. "When Rudy Giuliani took an unpaid leave of absence from the firm, his intent was to play a...

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