Spanish Deputy PM given temporary charge of Catalonia

Please stay tuned for updates. The measures came after the Catalan parliament voted to declare independence on Friday, reports the BBC. Spain's Deputy Prime Minister Soraya Saenz de Santamaria has been put in charge of the Catalan region by PM M... More..

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Would-be Philippe to skim South Florida, some strong storms possible
by | Sunday, October 29, 2017

Would-be Philippe to skim South Florida, some strong storms possible

A forecast cone for a tropical depression that is expected to become Tropical Storm Philippe as of 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. But the hurricane center gives it an 80 percent chance of organizing itsel...More..

Shutdown in IOK as Kashmiris observe Black Day
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Shutdown in IOK as Kashmiris observe Black Day

YFK Chief Organiser Tariq Ehsan Ghuari led the rally, starting from the Punjab Assembly and ending at Lahore Press Club. The rally started from Johnston Terrace Edinburgh and culminated near the parliament....More..

Pakistan not responsible for USA failures in Afghanistan: Pak FM
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Pakistan not responsible for USA failures in Afghanistan: Pak FM

He further briefed the visiting envoy during the meeting on efforts taken by Pakistan to control cross-border attacks and asked the United States to invest in fencing the porous border from the Afghan side. A...More..

Dual nationality sees Aussie Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce disqualified
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Dual nationality sees Aussie Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce disqualified

Joyce's removal sparks a by-election, to be held on December 2, endangering Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's one-seat parliamentary majority and putting it at risk of an opposition-led vote of no confidence,...More..

Navy rescues women, dogs lost at sea for months
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Navy rescues women, dogs lost at sea for months

The women and their dogs were rescued after a fishing boat alerted the USA authorities. It wasn't until this past Tuesday (24 October) that a Taiwanese fishing boat notified U.S. Jennifer Appel left for her...More..

What do teal pumpkins mean during Halloween?
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

What do teal pumpkins mean during Halloween?

According to the Project, putting a teal pumpkin on your doorstep means you have non-food treats available, such as glow sticks or small toys. "Kids with food allergies are often excluded in events, mainly birt...More..

Swaraj seeks probe into Sherin's adoption
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Swaraj seeks probe into Sherin's adoption

On Monday, Wesley voluntarily told the police that Sherin choked on milk and died in the family's garage before he removed her body from the home. Investigators have said that they believe it is. The CARA sourc...More..

National Parks Service Considering Steep Fee Increase
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

National Parks Service Considering Steep Fee Increase

Under the new proposal, entry fees for private vehicles will go from $25/$30 to $70 during peak season. "The infrastructure of our national parks is aging and in need of renovation and restoration", Zinke s...More..

Judge describes coffin assault pair of 'disgusting‚ appalling and dehumanising' crimes
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Judge describes coffin assault pair of 'disgusting‚ appalling and dehumanising' crimes

Mr Mlotshwa wept in court when the video was shown and his mother was so distressed she left the courtroom. The farmers claimed Mr Mlotshwa tried to steal cables from their land, threatened to kill their fami...More..

Golfer Emily Nash isn't awarded championship trophy because she's a girl
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Golfer Emily Nash isn't awarded championship trophy because she's a girl

It was four shots better than runner-up Nico Ciolino of the Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School. She doesn't get her rightful place in the state tournament. though both golfers would soon be in for...More..

This Tiny Island Now Has the Most Powerful Passport in the World
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

This Tiny Island Now Has the Most Powerful Passport in the World

And while that's a great ranking, it's actually down one spot from previous year when it was ranked in the top five. But U.S. passport holders traveling to those three nations are required to have visas . ...More..

Albert Einstein's Note on Happiness Sold at Auction for $1.56 Million
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Albert Einstein's Note on Happiness Sold at Auction for $1.56 Million

Einstein scrawled the note on Imperial Hotel Tokyo stationery in 1922 while on a tour of Japan after being informed he'd won the Nobel Prize for physics. It was expected to fetch about $5,000 but may go dow...More..

Tipu Sultan died a heroic death fighting British: President
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Tipu Sultan died a heroic death fighting British: President

Government is trying to instigate and bring communal tension". President Ram Nath Kovind addressing the joint session of the Karnataka assembly to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Vidhan Soud...More..

Global wine production to hit 50-year low
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Global wine production to hit 50-year low

The forecast is especially bad for lovers of Chianti and Prosecco. The world's top three wine producers - Italy, France, and Spain - could see some of the sharpest declines. US wine production levels were dow...More..

Remembering a legend: Five iconic IV Sasi movies that shaped Mollywood
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Remembering a legend: Five iconic IV Sasi movies that shaped Mollywood

He made his debut in 1975 with Ulsavam and went on to win the national award in 1982 for Aaroodam. Filmmaker M Padmakumar, who had assisted Sasi in abound 18 films said, "It is similar to taming an elephant t...More..

Kim Jong-Nam trial sees airport video of male suspects
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Kim Jong-Nam trial sees airport video of male suspects

Police chief investigating officer Wan Azirul Nizam Che Wan Aziz said Hanamori was the chief conductor of the attack. Earlier on October 8 Japan's Fuji TV reported a man in a taxi, giving Aisyah a ticket, was...More..

Suspects wheeled around airport where North Korean leader's brother was killed
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Suspects wheeled around airport where North Korean leader's brother was killed

The pair, who were arrested a few days after the assassination and face death by hanging if convicted, have pleaded not guilty to murdering the estranged half-brother of Kim Jong-Un. Then they were taken to a c...More..

National Park Service considers entrance fee hike for some parks
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

National Park Service considers entrance fee hike for some parks

Under the proposal, which would be instituted beginning in 2018, an annual park pass would cost $75, while a pass permitting entry to all USA national parks would remain at its current $80 fee. To submit commen...More..

Harvey Weinstein accuser says producer forcibly performed oral sex on her
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Harvey Weinstein accuser says producer forcibly performed oral sex on her

Attorney Gloria Allred is pressing for The Weinstein Co .to create a fund to compensate alleged victims of sexual assault and harassment by the film company's former co-chairman Harvey Weinstein . Weinstein...More..