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Christchurch mosque terror attack

Christchurch mosque terror attack

Less than a week after the deadly mosque shootings in New Zealand , the prime minister there moved fast to change gun laws. For many New Zealand was their choice, a place they actively came to and ...

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Cruise ship off Norway evacuates passengers by helicopter

Cruise ship off Norway evacuates passengers by helicopter

Passengers were being hoisted up one by one from the deck and taken to a village just north of the town of Molde. Police in the western county of Moere og Romsdal said the crew, fearing the ship would...

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MPs are as much to blame for this Brexit mess as May

MPs are as much to blame for this Brexit mess as May

Secondly, in the event of another "No" vote in Britain, we will be heading towards a no deal. The premier heads to the European Council meeting in Brussels on Thursday to push a demand her EU counte...

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Pakistan showcases military even as tensions with India ease

Pakistan showcases military even as tensions with India ease

Pakistan Day, which commemorates both the passing of the Lahore Resolution on creating an independent country for the Muslims of British India in 1940 and the adoption of Pakistan's first Constituti...

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Six Killed in Chinese Pesticide Plant Explosion

Six Killed in Chinese Pesticide Plant Explosion

Officials quoted by Reuters said: "At present, on-site rescue is still going on". The cause of the explosion is still unknown. Images broadcast by state media showed an enormous explosion, with fl...

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Citigroup to sell Venezuelan gold in setback to President Maduro

Citigroup to sell Venezuelan gold in setback to President Maduro

The Trump administration recognized Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the nation's "interim president" on January 23, days after Maduro was inaugurated for a second term as Venezuelan presid...

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PM Imran wishes Hindu community on Holi

PM Imran wishes Hindu community on Holi

Revelers smear colored powder on a woman during celebrations marking Holi in Mumbai, India . You can read about Holika Dahan in detail here . Leaders of several political parties, including Rajnat...

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Thousands of residents evacuated as Cyclone Trevor threatens to batter NT coastline

Thousands of residents evacuated as Cyclone Trevor threatens to batter NT coastline

Cyclone Trevor, pushing a huge storm tide and packing winds of up to 250 kilometres per hour (150 mph), was expected to make landfall Saturday on the sparsely populated Northern Territory coast near t...

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Tech consortium flags more than 800 versions of New Zealand attack video

Tech consortium flags more than 800 versions of New Zealand attack video

In less than 24 hours, Facebook blocked more than 1.5 million videos with scenes from the tragedy in New Zealand, about 1.2 million of those were blocked during upload. The massacre unfolded in Christ...

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Venezuelan forces detain key aide to opposition leader

Venezuelan forces detain key aide to opposition leader

Lawyer Roberto Marrero was taken away by intelligence agents in an overnight operation that was promptly condemned by Guaido as well as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who called for the immediat...

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Mueller Submits a Report to Attorney General Barr

Mueller Submits a Report to Attorney General Barr

Instead, Comey stresses, he wants a "resounding" defeat of Trump in 2020 to restore "the belief that the president of the United States can not be a chronic liar who repeatedly attacks the rule of law...

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Meghan McCain 'doesn't expect decency' from Trump's family

Meghan McCain 'doesn't expect decency' from Trump's family

Mr Trump has repeatedly assailed the late Arizona senator in recent days, reigniting a feud that dates back to before his presidency. The late senator's widow, Cindy McCain, publicized hateful m...

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Trump spooks markets with China trade tariffs warning

Trump spooks markets with China trade tariffs warning

China has had "a lot of problems living by certain deals, and we have to make sure". Trump imposed tariff hikes of up to 25 per cent on $250 billion of Chinese goods. According to Trump it is import...

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Northern Lights could be visible from Scotland this weekend

Northern Lights could be visible from Scotland this weekend

Editor of Astronomy Ireland magazine, David Moore, said that there is a "good chance" that the lights will be visible over Ireland. Thanks to a solar flare on the surface of the sun this week, a geo...

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Florida Man Challenge has people Google-ing their birthdays: Find out why

Florida Man Challenge has people Google-ing their birthdays: Find out why

You should see a few headlines that start with "Florida man" and end with some freaky event. Of course, there's some fairly bleak and some fairly run of the mill crimes too, but the more weird inciden...

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Catholic priest stabbed while celebrating mass in church

Catholic priest stabbed while celebrating mass in church

Barrett said the suspect didn't speak or call out during the attack and he didn't struggle once he was subdued. Later in the morning Catholic institutions throughout the province, including the Orat...

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Trump halts new North Korea sanctions despite lack of progress in talks

Trump halts new North Korea sanctions despite lack of progress in talks

The White House and U.S. Treasury did not immediately respond to requests for clarification. The tweet marked a stunning and major policy reversal of the first round of sanctions targeting the regim...

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Ocasio-Cortez, in sick burn, compares Trump to ‘nematode’

Ocasio-Cortez, in sick burn, compares Trump to ‘nematode’

The congresswoman also bashed Ingraham and others on the network by calling her only "Cortez":B" y the way: " Fox News likes to say my name (incorrectly) as "Cortez", which I can only imagine is bc t...

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Border Patrol Releases Migrants, Citing Lack of Space in Detention Centers

Border Patrol Releases Migrants, Citing Lack of Space in Detention Centers

A group of migrants, including children, used an improvised rope to try to scale fencing installed on the beach between Tijuana and San Diego, California - but were forced back with tear gas, which ag...

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Ghana: at least 60 dead after two buses collide in Bono East

Ghana: at least 60 dead after two buses collide in Bono East

One of Ghana's biggest privately owned long distance bus companies, VVIP, was involved in the crash. Emergency services were at the scene, including firefighters who put out the blazing vehicle. '...

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Union Wants Law After Teachers Shot With Pellets During ALICE Training

Union Wants Law After Teachers Shot With Pellets During ALICE Training

The training was conducted as part of ALICE training , a program created to help schools or other organizations prepare for active shooting situations. Gambill described the use of airsoft guns dur...

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Nirav Modi: Billionaire jeweller arrested in London over India’s biggest banking fraud

Nirav Modi: Billionaire jeweller arrested in London over India’s biggest banking fraud

He will soon be produced at the Westminster magistrates court. The Crown Prosecution Service, representing the government of India, then charged Modi with conspiracy to commit fraud and to hide crimin...

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Netanyahu to Meet Trump at White House on Monday

Netanyahu to Meet Trump at White House on Monday

The party spent weeks debating how to respond to multiple comments by freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) that many considered anti-Semitic. The development comes amid a growing fight between House ...

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Jimmy Carter Oldest Living Former US President

Jimmy Carter Oldest Living Former US President

Bush who died in November. Jimmy Carter is now the longest-living president in American history. Bush, the 41st president who was in the White House from 1989 to 1993, died on November 30 after li...

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Jacinda Ardern quotes Prophet Muhammad as Azaan echoes across New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern quotes Prophet Muhammad as Azaan echoes across New Zealand

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said the reaction and empathy shown by New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern following the attack in two mosques in Christchurch should be an example...

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North Korea withdraws staff from liaison office with South Korea

North Korea withdraws staff from liaison office with South Korea

Seoul's unification ministry said Friday the South received communication from the North the decision came from a "superior authority", Yonhap reported. In an inter-Korean summit at Panmunjeom in Apr...

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Florida man who mailed pipe bombs to Trump critics pleads guilty

Florida man who mailed pipe bombs to Trump critics pleads guilty

None of the devices exploded. He filled plastic pipes with powder from fireworks, fertilizer, powdered chlorine and glass fragments. The right-wing fanatic had been living in a van covered in stic...

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US Forces Report That Two American Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan

US Forces Report That Two American Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan

The statement also did not specify the location of the combat or say who the soldiers were fighting. It brings the total number of USA service members killed this year in the country to four, accord...

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Missouri governor declares state of emergency after flooding

Missouri governor declares state of emergency after flooding

Spring rains in some areas of the USA, along with melting snow in others, could "prolong and expand" spring flooding, according to NOAA's outlook. In light of heavy floods in northwestern Missouri ...

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Kushner Used Private Email To Conduct Official Business, House Committee Says

Kushner Used Private Email To Conduct Official Business, House Committee Says

The three House chairmen responded Thursday with a statement saying Cipollone's letter "continues a troubling pattern by the Trump Administration of rejecting legitimate and necessary congressional ...

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