Lorde considering pulling out of Israel gig after fan backlash

Kiwi singer Lorde has bowed to backlash from some fans and cancelled her concert in Israel, according to a local media report. "Been speaking with many people about this and considering all options", she said . "Playing there, performing there... More..

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by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Boy kills girlfriend's parents in United States over Nazi belief

Police say up to four people were inside the home when the shooting happened. The boyfriend then allegedly pulled out a gun, shot both parents, and shot himself in the head, The Post reported . Kuhn says she...More..

Turkey Fires Over 2700 Over Links to 'Terror' Organizations
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Turkey Fires Over 2700 Over Links to 'Terror' Organizations

According to legislation published this Sunday in the Turkish Official Gazette , the dismissed workers were members or were linked to extremist groups and entities, which threatened national security. Gulen, w...More..

Baltimore Couple Among Five Killed In Florida Plane Crash
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Baltimore Couple Among Five Killed In Florida Plane Crash

Also killed in the crash was Victoria's father, 70-year-old John Shannon, a Lakeland, Florida, attorney who was piloting the plane. He had a private pilot's license since October 4, 2010, with an instrument r...More..

New Mexico jobless rate remains steady for November
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

New Mexico jobless rate remains steady for November

Initial jobless claims, an indicator for layoffs across the United States, rose by 20,000 to a seasonally adjusted 245,000 in the week ending December 16, the highest level in five weeks, the department said. T...More..

More Than 30 Killed in India Bus Crash
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

More Than 30 Killed in India Bus Crash

While a majority of the passengers were from Rajasthan , few of the deceased were from Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh as well. "The bus was heading towards Lalsot from Sawai Madhopur ... President ...More..

SF Symphony cuts ties with conductor after sexual assault allegations surface
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

SF Symphony cuts ties with conductor after sexual assault allegations surface

In a statement , the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) said it and Dutoit had "jointly agreed" to release him from his forthcoming concert obligations for the immediate future. On Dec. 3, New York's Metropol...More..

Winter Storm Warning In Effect, Icy Conditions Will Prevail This Weekend
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Winter Storm Warning In Effect, Icy Conditions Will Prevail This Weekend

Snow is most favored north and west of Boston , with a mix changing to snow closer to the coast. Winter storm warnings are in place for York, Cumberland and southern Oxford counties, where cold surface tempe...More..

Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority: partial results
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority: partial results

But pro-independence parties - Puigdemont's Junts per Catalunya (Together for Catalonia ), left-republican ERC and the anti-capitalist CUP - won 70 seats in total, two above a majority but two less than in the...More..

After big poll wins, in Modi's tears flows the BJP's journey
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

After big poll wins, in Modi's tears flows the BJP's journey

The prime minister devoted the rest of his speech to underlining the need for BJP MPs and members to shun a laidback attitude and strive hard to accomplish their goals. The PM called for strengthening the BJP "...More..

Vijay Rupani retained as BJP's Gujarat chief minister, Nitin Patel his deputy
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Vijay Rupani retained as BJP's Gujarat chief minister, Nitin Patel his deputy

Will inform you all about the swearing in soon,"Arun Jaitley told reporters in Ahmedabad on Friday". Finance Minster Arun Jaitley , at the party headquarters in Gandhinagar , said swearing-in date will be...More..

Goa willing to consider amicable solution: Parrikar
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Goa willing to consider amicable solution: Parrikar

Strongly opposing his letter to Karnataka BJP president B.S. Yeddyurappa offering to release water for drinking to the state, top leaders of the Goa Congress party have said they will not under any circumstan...More..

Attempted murder at Skipton supermarket
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Attempted murder at Skipton supermarket

Courageous staff members and shoppers detained the suspect before police arrived at the scene. National crime figures say North Yorkshire is the safest place in England. You were one of a kind, and you will d...More..

Army Major, 3 soldiers killed in unprovoked firing by Pakistan along LoC
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Army Major, 3 soldiers killed in unprovoked firing by Pakistan along LoC

Two soldiers were seriously wounded in the firing from across the LOC. He also added that Indian troops were retaliating effectively. Following the incident, heavy cross-border firing and shelling was reporte...More..

United States ambassador ties himself in knots over terrorism claim
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

United States ambassador ties himself in knots over terrorism claim

Mr Hoekstra: No, it's not what I said. Hoekstra replies: "I didn't say that". Hoekstra's response to being shown the clip is truly impressive: He denies using the term " fake news " just moments earlier. T...More..

UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks

UPS said it has provided Tesla with data on how its trucks function on their real-world routes in order to evaluate how the vehicle should perform in its fleet. "We look forward to expanding further our commit...More..

Ukraine accuses government interpreter of spying for Russian Federation
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Ukraine accuses government interpreter of spying for Russian Federation

A spokesman for Trudeau, Cameron Ahmad, confirmed that Yezhov was part of the Ukrainian delegation. "Defensive weapons are not provocative unless you're an aggressor, and clearly, Ukraine is not an aggressor,...More..

Rahul Gandhi chairs first CWC meeting as Congress President
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Rahul Gandhi chairs first CWC meeting as Congress President

The results of the Gujarat Assembly polls announced earlier this week brought some cheer to the Congress as the party put up a strong fight in the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Am...More..

US Backs Re-Election of Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

US Backs Re-Election of Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández

The controversial election came eight years after a military coup sparked by a previous president's flirtation with a second term, which was barred by the constitution at the time. Activists and others voiced c...More..

What's open and closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

What's open and closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Christmas Eve , closed Christmas Day , open 9 a.m.to 9 p.m. Tuesday. From Thursday 28 - Saturday 30 it is normal opening times, but New Year's Eve is a similar story to Christmas Eve , with most stores wi...More..