5.5 magnitude earthquake hits Nepal

A relatively moderate intensity natural disaster measuring 5.6 on the Richter Scale shook Nepal in the early hours today. The tremors were felt in Kathmandu, mid- and east Nepal as well as the northeast region in India. "The avalanche occurred af... More..

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'Kya yeh tumare baap ka hai': Farooq Abdullah on question about PoK
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

'Kya yeh tumare baap ka hai': Farooq Abdullah on question about PoK

He said Modi had tried to divert the attention of world community from the Indian atrocities in held Kashmir by giving various false statements, but failed badly to achieve his target. He said that Kashmir is a...More..

Artists in SoHo Target Ivanka Trump in Candlelight Vigil Against Her Father
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Artists in SoHo Target Ivanka Trump in Candlelight Vigil Against Her Father

Those behind the Instagram account have been posting glamorous social media or publicity photos of the President-elect's daughter alongside first-person captions that highlight fears associated with a Trump p...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Heart of Asia conference begins with focus on tackling terror

FO Spokesperson let it be known that the objective of Pakistan's participation at Heart Asia Conference is to promote the regional peace. Afghanistan is the permanent chair for the Heart of Asia Process, whil...More..

Uganda: Rights Groups Urge Restraint in Rebel Crackdown
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Uganda: Rights Groups Urge Restraint in Rebel Crackdown

Brigadier Peter Elwelu of the Ugandan army told local television station NTV that the militia has been carrying out sporadic attacks against the government and civilians since 2014. Biira has been in detent...More..

Zac Goldsmith battles to retain Richmond Park parliamentary seat
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Zac Goldsmith battles to retain Richmond Park parliamentary seat

The vote was triggered in October when Goldsmith quit the House of Commons over the governments decision to back a third runway at Heathrow Airport. "If they vote Liberal Democrat, that's a message Downing Stre...More..

Official North Carolina governor results may take more time
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Official North Carolina governor results may take more time

The most recent State Board of Elections count shows Cooper with 9,904 more votes than McCrory. A federal judge scheduled a hearing Friday to consider a request by the conservative-leaning Civitas Institute t...More..

Zimbabwe's new notes face rejection
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Zimbabwe's new notes face rejection

George says he was surprised to hear the RBZ governor John Mangudya singing a different tune by saying bond notes were a supplement to the multicurrency system, leaving many wandering as to which is which, and ...More..

Banyana Banyana are Falcons' banana peel, SA players vow
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Banyana Banyana are Falcons' banana peel, SA players vow

South Africa‚ who meet Nigeria at Stade Municipal de Limbe tonight (8pm SA time)‚ finished second in Group A on four points to Cameroon's nine. "The Banyana Banyana are a great team any day, but I am sure the...More..

Dolly Parton Relives Nearly Freezing to Death in 'Christmas of Many Colors'
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Dolly Parton Relives Nearly Freezing to Death in 'Christmas of Many Colors'

This time, they had to shoot a blizzard that endangered the lives of Parton , her mother and her seven brothers and sister while their dad is working in the coal mines. The special is the next chapter in the l...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Derailed train: 140 dead, many trapped; Odia Army man among dead

Junior Railway Minister Manoj Sinha said the cause of the derailment prima facie appeared to be a track fracture. In a shocking turn of events, Patna-Indore Express ran off the rails; 145 people killed and ma...More..

Blazing dormitory fire door likely locked
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Blazing dormitory fire door likely locked

Deputy Prime Minister Veysi Kaynak previously said the fire likely broke out due to an electrical fault, according to latest information. Twenty-two other people were injured. Flames rise from a fire in a sch...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Deadly storms add to drought, flood and fires plaguing South

Tuesday that at least 3,500 homes were without power. Two were reported in Winston County, an EF1 tornado and one that was unrated. Jackson Co-Rosalie prelim tornado info: EF-2, Path Leng. No details were immed...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Israel military fires missiles against two targets near Damascus

Israel often justifies its strikes as either a response for stray shelling targeting areas under its control in the Golan Heights or strikes targeting posts of the Lebanese Hezbollah group in Syria. Earlier rep...More..

Oil prices static on uncertainty over planned production cut
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Oil prices static on uncertainty over planned production cut

The post Oil prices rise on planned OPEC-led production cut appeared first on Punch Newspapers. "We are discussing. We are not disagreeing", Libyan OPEC governor Mohamed Oun said and replied "yes" when asked ...More..

SoCal parking lot fight turns into demolition derby
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

SoCal parking lot fight turns into demolition derby

The already physical conflict escalated when one of the women, now identified as Yaya Shabazz, jumped behind the wheel of her white SUV and rammed into a silver SUV's open passenger door. The Los Angeles Depa...More..

Up to 12 inches of snow forecast as weather service issues warning
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Up to 12 inches of snow forecast as weather service issues warning

The advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. this evening. It's expected that 2 to 5 inches of snow could fall between 5,000 feet and 6,500 feet, and 4 to 8 inches of snow could fall between 6,500 feet and 8,000 fe...More..

Beaver Caught Holiday 'Shopping' At St. Mary's Dollar Store
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Beaver Caught Holiday 'Shopping' At St. Mary's Dollar Store

Animal control safely rescued the beaver and it was released to a wildlife rehabilitaton organization. Heck, this isn't even the first time we've heard about a beaver doing that. "The suspect attempted to flee ...More..

Palestinian leader seeks Trump support for independence
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Palestinian leader seeks Trump support for independence

On the agenda will be the process to choose 1,400 new members of Fatah's Central Committee and Revolutionary Council. Abbas , head of Fatah, the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority ...More..

Ohio State tweets that active shooter is on campus
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Ohio State tweets that active shooter is on campus

He was stopped within minutes by a campus police officer with a gun - who fatally shot him. Ohio State's Department of Public Safety website reported an active shooter on campus. The shelter-in-place warnin...More..