Woman cremated in India may have been burned alive

Police immediately removed her body from the pyre. Sisodia's family have accused her husband of arranging the cremation knowing she was still living, leading police to file multiple cases against him and eleven other people. "We visited his village... More..

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New Interior Secretary Zinke reverses lead-ammunition ban
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

New Interior Secretary Zinke reverses lead-ammunition ban

In an unusual sight, President Trump's new interior secretary arrived for his first day at work wearing a cowboy hat, boots, and jeans perched atop a horse. He pledged in the Senate hearings to oppose any attem...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Sweden reintroduces military draft for first time in 7 years

Defence ministry spokeswoman Marinette Radebo said conscripts will be selected from 13,000 people born in 1999. The decision would entail the call-up of 4,000 men and women for military training in 2018 and...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Lotto winning syndicate come forward to claim massive €12.8m jackpot

Ken O'Toole (50) from Lucan is the Store Manager in Supervalu in Knocklyon and said there is a good chance the victor is local. It's not yet known whether the syndicate will go public, but it is understood th...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Le Pen Faces Vote in European Parliament on Waiver of Immunity

TRT World's Craig Copetas discusses the issue. But they could not, as Le Pen was a member of the European Parliament, an institution that guarantees immunity to its deputies to protect their freedom of spe...More..

Al-Sisi Offers Egyptian Assistance to Fleeing Christians from Northern Sinai
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Al-Sisi Offers Egyptian Assistance to Fleeing Christians from Northern Sinai

Five were shot and two burned to death. President Fattah El-Sisi promised to rebuild churches destroyed during the violence. But Egypt's Islamic State affiliate, which is based in north Sinai and which in Decem...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

UK's May faces defeat over rights of European Union citizens post-Brexit

A similar amendment failed to pass the Commons when the bill was debated there last month, but May's Conservative party is in the minority in the 800-seat House of Lords. "Labour believe that European Union nat...More..

Trump now open to immigration reform
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Trump now open to immigration reform

Mr Trump defended his decision, saying: "I just spoke to General Mattis, who reconfirmed that, and I quote, "Ryan was a part of a highly successful raid that generated large amounts of vital intelligence that w...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Tiger Woods should aim for 8-10 tournaments a year - Rory McIlroy

The course is set at 2,400 feet, making it the highest in elevation on the PGA Tour. Still, when it came time for golf in the Olympics, he was torn (before deciding not to play for other reasons). 'I feel l...More..

Trump delays travel ban, Iraq likely to be excluded
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Trump delays travel ban, Iraq likely to be excluded

The White House has been reworking the order and could implement it Wednesday, according to two administration officials who spoke on condition of anonymity so as not to get ahead of Trump's announcement. The...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Saudi Arabia inks 11 deals with Indonesia

The president will bestow Indonesia's highest honor on King Salman, in reciprocation of the honorary medal he received during his state visit to Saudi Arabia. It is the first visit by a Saudi Arabian king to In...More..

North Texas churches offer 'ashes to go' in 60 seconds or less
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

North Texas churches offer 'ashes to go' in 60 seconds or less

Canon Bruce W. Woodcock, St. Mary's interim pastor. "The season of Lent draws us on a journey with Christ from Christ's death through His journey to Resurrection". Shrove Tuesday, celebrated yesterday, was th...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Tunisia Attack Inquest: Coroner Slams 'Cowardly' Police Response

The tourists were brutally killed in the attack on the five-star Riu Imperial Marhaba Hotel, carried out by jihadist Seifeddine Rezgui. The findings followed a seven-week inquest into the attack in Sousse tha...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Trump to Sign Executive Order to Begin Dismantling Clean Water Rule

Legal experts say it could take years for the Trump administration to dismantle the Waters of the USA rule. "It's a terrible, awful rule". However, the law was soon after caught up in lawsuits, and in 2016,...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Russia, China Veto Resolution Imposing Sanctions on Syrian Regime, Egypt Abstains

China also vetoed the measure, which was proposed by France, the USA and Great Britain. In her first major action as USA ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley sent a clear message that the US still intends to tak...More..

AAPA Welcomes Ross the new US Commerce Secretary
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

AAPA Welcomes Ross the new US Commerce Secretary

As secretary of commerce, the 79-year-old will have a heavy hand in negotiating trade deals, as well as renegotiating the agreements Trump railed against during the campaign, such as the North American Free Tra...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Police evacuate Israeli houses judged to be on Palestinian land

On Feb. 1, settler residents and their supporters reacted with violence when the police carried out a court-ordered evacuation of the illegal outpost of Amona, built on private Palestinian land without official...More..

Italy's Etna volcano erupts in eastern Sicily, poses no danger so far
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Italy's Etna volcano erupts in eastern Sicily, poses no danger so far

Lava poured over the side of the mountain and gave off a bright orange glow in the black of night. A live stream of the continued eruptions can be viewed here. Despite being visible from as far away as Catania ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

One injured after gun goes off during French President's speech

Hollande was opening a new high-speed rail link from Paris to Bordeaux at Villognon when gunshots rang out. He then said, "I hope it is nothing serious". The two victims were reportedly sustained slight injurie...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Saudi state oil company takes significant stake in Malaysia refinery

King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia said Riyadh is prepared to support the initiatives undertaken by Kuala Lumpur to help fellow Muslims. Najib has denied that the money was from the indebted Ma...More..

Bob Harper suffers heart attack at gym, left unconscious for two days
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Bob Harper suffers heart attack at gym, left unconscious for two days

The fitness guru revealed he spent a total of eight days in a local hospital, and has yet to be cleared to travel home to Los Angeles. Bob Harper suffered a heart attack earlier this month. Harper is the only...More..

Jewish Cemetery in Philadelphia Vandalized
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Jewish Cemetery in Philadelphia Vandalized

Hundreds of graves could be affected; the cemetery is still tallying the damages. Jennifer Groen said she just doesn't understand. Jewish and Muslim leaders in the US are calling for the federal government an...More..

Indonesian Killed In Shootout After Bomb Attack
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Indonesian Killed In Shootout After Bomb Attack

Members of the militant group have contacts with Bahrun Naim, an Indonesian fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria who has instigated several attacks by JAD in Indonesia. An attack in January 2016 in J...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Israeli Airforce Retaliates in Gaza

Yoav Mordechai, Israel's coordinator of government activity, commented, "Israel isn't interested in escalation, but it can not stand by as rockets are fired toward its sovereign territory". The rights group cal...More..

Tom Perez elected as new DNC Chairperson
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Tom Perez elected as new DNC Chairperson

Perez's first motion as chair was to appoint as deputy his rival, Minnesota congressman Keith Ellison . Under Perez' leadership, Democrats will seek to take on the Trump administration and wrestle control of...More..

Iraqi forces enter western Mosul, take airport from Islamic State militants
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Iraqi forces enter western Mosul, take airport from Islamic State militants

Then, they can call in an airstrike to target the bomb - known in military jargon as a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device or VBIED. "Even if they just kill one soldier they consider themselves victorio...More..

Hollande SLAMS Trump after President claims terror attacks stopped friend visiting Paris
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Hollande SLAMS Trump after President claims terror attacks stopped friend visiting Paris

At the annual International Agricultural Show in Paris, Hollande responded according to BBC, "It's never good to show distrust toward an ally". "There is terrorism and we must fight it together", he said. The...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Fox News Interviews Fake Expert on Sweden to Warn About Immigration Threat

As might be predicted, Naslund downplayed reports of rape and violent crimes, while Bildt insisted she was "rather incorrect", saying Sweden is having real problems with integrating the Muslim immigrants into s...More..

President Trump announces he won't attend White House Correspondents' Association Dinner
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

President Trump announces he won't attend White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

Full Frontal host Samantha Bee has counterprogrammed her own event-the Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner-on the same night, to raise money for the Committee to Protect Journalists. According to a rep...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Floyd Mayweather defends Conor McGregor against boxing critics

According to Bovada , Mayweather is only a -800 favorite over McGregor , despite McGregor not having professional boxing fight to his credit. "I expect Conor's next fight to be in the UFC in Mixed Martia...More..

Kansas Man Arrested In Shooting That Reportedly Targeted Foreigners
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Kansas Man Arrested In Shooting That Reportedly Targeted Foreigners

Sunayana Dumala, Mr Kuchibhotla's wife, told a news conference organised by the technology company Garmin , where her husband and his colleague worked, that she wondered what the United States would do to ...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Russian Federation says will veto proposed Syria sanctions over chemical weapons

The diplomat spoke on condition of anonymity because discussions about the request were private. UK Ambassador to the U.N. Peter Wilson said on Friday it would be put to a vote as soon as possible. The moveme...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Scores killed in vehicle bomb attack in Syrian town of al-Bab

Before the outbreak of the Syrian civil war, al-Bab had a population of around 60,000 people but many were displaced into neighbouring areas by fighting. The campaign to liberate al-Bab proved to be one of the ...More..

Kansas shooting: Slain Indian engineer was 'outstanding', 'friendly'
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Kansas shooting: Slain Indian engineer was 'outstanding', 'friendly'

Dhruva Jaishankar, a foreign policy fellow at Brookings India in New Delhi, said if more attacks against Indians were to occur, or if the United States were perceived to not be taking such cases seriously enoug...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Sexton preferred to Jackson for France test

Sexton has been knocked unconscious, suffered a nasty black eye and been put on his backside from countless late hits against France in the last four years. We made too many mistakes, which is obviously too i...More..