Northern Ireland Secretary of State James Brokenshire resigns due to ill health

The 50-year-old took the role in July 2016, replacing Theresa Villiers. Many ministers are expected to lose their jobs in that reshuffle, with those most senior, including foreign secretary Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis, expected to... More..

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No mystery man theory, Godse killed Gandhi, Supreme Court told
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

No mystery man theory, Godse killed Gandhi, Supreme Court told

Senior lawyer Amrendra Sharan , who was appointed amicus curiae by the apex court to assist it in deciding over a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) demanding a fresh probe into Mahatma Gandhi's death, told th...More..

Former Malaysian PM Dr Mahathir Mohamad's bid to unseat Najib Razak
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Former Malaysian PM Dr Mahathir Mohamad's bid to unseat Najib Razak

However, she refused to comment on the speculation that Anwar disagrees with the nomination of PPBM chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed as the interim prime minister. In the aftermath of their bitter dispute, Anwa...More..

Trump Lobbied AG Sessions Not to Recuse Himself from Russia Probe
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Trump Lobbied AG Sessions Not to Recuse Himself from Russia Probe

She pointed out that her colleague Michael Schmidt did the bulk of the reporting, noting that another major revelation in the piece was that an aide to Sessions went to Capitol Hill four days before FBI Direc...More..

At Least 18 Killed by Car Bomb in Syria
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

At Least 18 Killed by Car Bomb in Syria

It is not yet clear which party carried out the raids which came shortly after at least 30 people were killed in four explosions in Idlib on Sunday. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack ...More..

PM Narendra Modi focuses on policing, security
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

PM Narendra Modi focuses on policing, security

Modi also reviewed the status of the decisions taken in the last three years. It has also been reported that PM Modi may announce top 10 police stations around 11 AM. also welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi...More..

Numbers drawn for $570M Powerball jackpot
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Numbers drawn for $570M Powerball jackpot

Saturday night's Powerball jackpot was $570 million, the fifth-largest in the game's history and seventh-largest in USA history. Cannon not only has a strategy, and grabbed two quick picks too, but also has...More..

Police search for missing Texas A&M sports reporter Courtney Roland
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Police search for missing Texas A&M sports reporter Courtney Roland

The television journalist's last known communication was at 12.30am local time (6.30am GMT) on Sunday when she apparently told a friend she thought she was being followed. She reportedly arrived home, but then ...More..

Craig McLachlan: Actor denies sexual misconduct allegations
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Craig McLachlan: Actor denies sexual misconduct allegations

While they were not identified, their lawyers outlined their allegations to the Gordon Frost Organisation (GFO), the country's leading producer of musical theatre, and asked they investigate their concerns. K...More..

Merkel, Schulz vow 'new politics' for Germany in bid to form govt
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Merkel, Schulz vow 'new politics' for Germany in bid to form govt

Earlier in the day, the exploratory talks on a coalition government kicked off in Germany following the country's parliamentary elections in September, 2017. Schulz meanwhile signalled his party s determination...More..

China, S.Korea discuss inter-Korean talks
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

China, S.Korea discuss inter-Korean talks

China has also banned exports of steel, machine tools, transport vehicles and other key items to the North, and has prohibited imports of grain, lumber, agricultural products and electrical equipment from its i...More..

Trump administration proposes $18 billion wall bordering Mexico
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Trump administration proposes $18 billion wall bordering Mexico

When complete, the wall would cover a total of 970 miles or about one-half of the border, the Associated Press reported. Dick Durbin of IL, the minority whip, said in a statement . "He can't have both", said...More..

Egypt ex-PM Ahmed Shafiq will not stand for president in 2018
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Egypt ex-PM Ahmed Shafiq will not stand for president in 2018

My stay at UAE distanced me from closely monitoring the developments and achievements that happened in Egypt. "I have realized that I would not be the ideal person to run the state affairs during the coming p...More..

Fire breaks out in Mumbai's Sessions Court premises; no casualties reported
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Fire breaks out in Mumbai's Sessions Court premises; no casualties reported

Fire officials said the first call was made around 7.50 this morning. The fire was successfully brought under control by 8.30 am and no causalities were reported. On December 29, 14 people were killed after a f...More..

4 arrested for playing Pak national anthem at cricket match in Bandipora
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

4 arrested for playing Pak national anthem at cricket match in Bandipora

The incident came to light after a 1-minute 46-second video surfaced on Facebook . The team dressed in green also have their right hands on their chest as the Pakistan's national anthem is being played in th...More..

Palestine reinstates its envoy to Pakistan
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Palestine reinstates its envoy to Pakistan

In a statement, MEA said that India conveyed to Palestine that "such meetings of its ambassador with terrorists is not acceptable". Palestine's Ambassador to India Abu Alhaijaa also refuted reports that Ali w...More..

Six dead after fiery wrong-way crash in Woodland
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Six dead after fiery wrong-way crash in Woodland

CHP said that's when Ward's vehicle struck a maroon 2012 Honda Accord, driven by a 29-year-old man from Medford, Oregon, sending the vehicle into a ditch on the right hand shoulder of I-5. The sole passenger of...More..

Kailash bar fire: Five employees killed in Bengaluru
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Kailash bar fire: Five employees killed in Bengaluru

A senior police officer said that the fire broke out at Kailash bar and restaurant located in the ground floor of Kumbaara Sangha building . Smoke and fire was noticed by some people at that time who informe...More..

Mirallas returns to Olympiakos on loan
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Mirallas returns to Olympiakos on loan

Everton have confirmed that Kevin Mirallas has completed a loan move back to Olympiakos until the end of the 2017/18 season. He has only started two Premier League games all season. Olympiakos have been ...More..

Germany, Turkey vow to end spat
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Germany, Turkey vow to end spat

For Berlin, Turkey's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership and role in stemming migration make it an essential regional partner. While what exactly went down at this meeting hasn't been confirmed, but t...More..