The battles in Mosul came as the CTS commandos, army troops and federal police launched on December 29 the second phase of a major offensive to free the eastern side of Mosul, locally known as the left bank of the Tigris River which bisects the city.... More..
Camera Press said in a short statement: "The Earl of Snowdon died peacefully at home on 13th January 2017". Buckingham Palace said that the queen , elder sister to Margaret who died in 2002, had been told o...More..
He posted video of the avalanche to his Facebook page , and it has been viewed more than two million times since Wednesday. Mr Oye immediately activated his backpack - similar to a auto airbag - before a rap...More..
She made sure to let Fallon know that she is still going to fight for these causes after January 20. She explained that it was talking about the fears of children in America which made her become tearful at...More..
On the video of poor food quality been served to BSF jawans , the BSF submitted a second report to the Home Ministry on Wednesday. The clips was widely shared on social media networks and even grabbed the atte...More..
Ford speaking with Zion Mayor Al Hill outside the business. I reached out to Miss Ford to tell her that this does not represent the diverse community of Zion'. "We take this action very seriously and don't cond...More..
Elsewhere, total sales for Argos increased by 4.1 per cent and like-for-like sales up 4.0 per cent, while combined Sainsbury's and Argos like-for-like sales spiked by one per cent. "We start 2017 in confident...More..
The biggest name added to the list is that of Mr Alexander Bastrykin, who reports directly to Mr Putin and has carried out political investigations on his behalf. US President-elect Donald Trump has advocated...More..
China, McDonald's says, has a working population that is larger than the US and Europe combined, but China's middle-class spending level is "a small fraction of those in more developed countries". This new co...More..
Democratic congressman contests Alabama's Electoral College vote alleging Russian Federation interfered
Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., rose to ask one final time if a single senator would join in the objections. A joint session of Congress could still opt to challenge the result and stop Donald Trump from beco...More..
Meanwhile, the London's ICE Futures March brent crude dropped lower at 0.5% down by 27 cents at $56.91 per barrel. Negative dynamics returned to the market on January 9 reflecting a surge in exports from I...More..
The crowd clapped for the couple, giving Hillary Clinton numerous standing ovations. "There's a lot of really awesome famous and notable people here today", The New York Times quoted actress Patrice Covi...More..
McAvoy made his mark on the stat sheet in Thursday's dramatic win, as Team USA's assistant captain recorded two points while also posting a plus-three rating and logging plenty of ice time on the blue line. Fou...More..
His gang initially escaped suspicion but were later arrested for vandalism. Manson convinced them that he was the real Messiah and warned them that a black uprising would occur in the summer of 1969. His next...More..
I served seven terms in Congress, where support for Israel was a cornerstone issue for members of both parties. Furthermore, since the Palestinian side now includes Hamas and Fatah in a unity coalition - two en...More..
A slight chance of showers before 10 a.m., then a slight chance of showers after 4 p.m. We may be a late shower this evening and tonight , but it doesn't look like much, though that's about to change. Monday...More..
Will he be able to retain the CM's chair? Mulayam had expelled the two for "indiscipline" on Friday evening. Singh reminded both of them that Uttar Pradesh shall be used as Kurukshetra by the Kaurvasthis ye...More..
Tenenbaum said that the fact that the building is a synagogue is obvious from the outside - there's an electric menorah displayed on the inside, and a sign wishing people a Happy Hanukkah. Santa Monica police s...More..
Hanukkah, one of the most important celebrations in the Jewish calendar, began this year at sundown on December 24, the first time in almost 40 years it has coincided with Christian festivities. But they probab...More..
Hamilton Place, a mall in Chattanooga, Tenn., reported on Twitter that 20 fireworks were set off inside the mall at 4:45 p.m. Monday, "causing confusion". a fight in a food court, USA Today said. False re...More..
The winners of a general election two weeks ago, the PSD is furious with the president, giving a strong reaction at a news conference. "But if we conclude after a thorough analysis to suspend the President, I...More..
The woman returned to the USA and registered an email complaint to New Delhi's police commissioner. The four men were arrested after the police received a complaint from a charity organisation based in the ...More..
It appears he will be the first to visit, with an American president, the memorial that honors sailors and Marines killed in the 1941 attack. Abe's top spokesperson, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga, ha...More..
Around 9:45 a.m., local time, the Russian ministry said rescue teams discovered fragments of the plane less than a mile from the Sochi's coast along the Black Sea. Her foundation said that Glinka was accompanyi...More..
Nineteen people were killed and dozens wounded in such attacks from both warring sides, HRW said, adding that the numbers represent only " a fraction of the total " death toll. The UN denounced these attacks ...More..
Rebels and government forces blamed each other for the hold-up. On Tuesday, Israeli Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel wanted to help treat those who had been wounded in Aleppo . As the months o...More..
Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Kotaro Nogami said two people were slightly injured in the blaze. As of 3:30 p.m., the fire spread to at least 140 houses and buildings on strong winds, and continued to expand....More..
Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu was at the scene to supervise a police operation, Turkish television said . A Turkish policeman fatally shot Russia's ambassador to Turkey on Monday in front of a sho...More..
A separate warning for wind is in place across western Scotland today with thundery outbreaks and gales forecast. Following in Storm Barbara's wake will be another stormy system bringing windy conditions an...More..
The total cost of the 12 submarines, including separate agreements with USA and Australian contractors, will hit Aus$50 billion (US$37 billion). DCNS Australia celebrated the founding of its Australian headqu...More..
Wall Street Journal Berlin correspondent Zeke Turner reports that Berlin police have arrested one person, believed to be the driver, while another person who was in the truck died during the crash. "We are in...More..
NEW YORK, Dec 19 ( Reuters ) - Oil prices were little changed on Monday, with little news to influence a market waiting to see whether US production from shale fields will grow enough to offset planned output c...More..
This final thank you rally was full of Trumpian splendor: a 50-foot Christmas tree topped the stadium, with a podium flanked by red poinsettias and more Christmas trees that proclaimed "Merry Christmas USA", ...More..
On Monday morning, Merriam-Webster announced that its Word of the Year for 2016 is surreal , which is probably the most accurate and level-headed way to describe the events of the past 12 months in a single ...More..
Michelle Obama had kept a fairly low profile prior to early 2008 and has spent the past eight years championing progressive initiatives focused on pushing the healthy food movement forward. And I have to tell ...More..
Government officials declined comment on local news reports that the attackers had taken hostages who were later freed. The shootings took place in Karak, a city and tourist destination known for one of the b...More..
Indian experts such as Brahma Chellaney call the 1960 treaty "The Great Water Folly - one of the major strategic problems bequeathed to future Indian generations by the Nehruvian era". Pleasantries may be excha...More..
The pair married in 1986, making it her longest marriage. The Naked Gun 2 1/2 actress was well known for her high profile relationships. At her peak, Gabor was one of the most famous women in the world. Acc...More..
During the sketch, Putin repeatedly flatters Trump and leaves a gift of an elf, a surveillance device, which he places next to the Internet router. "You don't expect Tom Brady to tell the ref, 'Hey, let me tr...More..
As per the Tsunami Warning Centre, the fear of tsunami waves during the next few hours loom large over coasts of Pohnpei, Indonesia, Chuuk, Solomon Islands, Kosrae, Nauru, and Vanuatu. "But it was far enough aw...More..
The White House has grown increasingly hostile to Mr. Trump and his team for rejecting the administration's argument that Russian Federation hacked into Democratic campaign emails and tried to help defeat Hilla...More..
Both Chubb and Michel were limited by injuries coming into this season, which for the former was multiple torn knee ligaments suffered a year ago. In addition to Chubb and Michel, which was certainly a huge s...More..
He has previously suggested that Trump would support Israel annexing parts of the West Bank, anathema to longstanding American policy. Also voicing anger were liberal Jewish and pro-peace organizations such...More..
A Chinese navy vessel has seized an unmanned United States underwater drone that was in worldwide waters. Chinese state media called Trump "as ignorant as a child". The drone had surfaced and sent out a signal ...More..
She is chief of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities. Twenty-six of the fetuses or babies, or 6 percent, had at least one birth d...More..
Both the Government and the Opposition traded charges at each other. Members of both the opposition and treasury benches indulged in recrimination over demonetisation, corruption and other issues. Going a ste...More..
Four gunmen entered the Ratnipora branch of the J&K Bank Ltd in Pulwama and looted about 11 lakh money. "One local militant, Arif Dar, is a resident of Lelhar", said Superintendent of Police (Pulwama) Rayees ...More..
In the talks yesterday between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Indonesian President Joko Widodo, the findings of the Eminent Persons Group, comprising experts from both sides, were discussed. The two countries...More..
The Electoral College voters could supersede the popular vote if necessary. But that's the kind of stuff that happens more in an Ocean's Eleven movie than in reality, so unless we're actually living in a heis...More..
A military officer looked on. He declared Gambia an Islamic Republic previous year and in October announced its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court. The lawyers said, "Whenever there is an intent...More..