International Human Rights Day

The rights and principles enshrined in the Universal Declaration have helped shape, guide and inspire the drafting of various documents adopted by regional, continental and national bodies, including the African Charter on Human and People's Rights i... More..

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Plane crash into San Diego home kills two passengers
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Plane crash into San Diego home kills two passengers

The incident happened at about 4:30 p.m. local time, shortly after the plane took off from the Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport located less than a kilometer from the crash site. They broke windows and began ...More..

Trump bashes CNN and Washington Post
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Trump bashes CNN and Washington Post

A short time later, Weigel quoted Trump's tweet and wrote "Packed to the rafters ", attaching a photo that showed hundreds of available seats in the lower and upper levels. The new information, CNN noted, "ind...More..

by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

"Karnataka election bhi sambhaal liyo", Narendra Modi requests MS Aiyar

Had the party taken such a step against Aiyar for his " chaiwala " remark during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, or when he described Vajpayee as "naalayak", the situation would not have arisen now. "This perso...More..

US looks forward to participating in the Winter Olympics in South Korea
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

US looks forward to participating in the Winter Olympics in South Korea

Haley said the entire worldwide community, including Russian Federation and China, has come together to issue stricter sanctions on North Korea that have cut off 90 percent of its trade and 30 percent of its...More..

India's chances 'very good' on Wassenaar membership says Russian Federation
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

India's chances 'very good' on Wassenaar membership says Russian Federation

Asked how it would impact India's efforts to enter the NSG, particularly given China's objections, external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said: "The two are unrelated but when you join one it does...More..

Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria condemns alleged Love-Jihad murder
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria condemns alleged Love-Jihad murder

The half-burnt body of the victim was found on a deserted road after locals alerted the police . The killing of 48-year-old West Bengal migrant Mohammed Afrazul in Rajsamand on the 25th anniversary of Babr...More..

Hyundai, Subaru lead the way in 2018 IIHS crash test ratings
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Hyundai, Subaru lead the way in 2018 IIHS crash test ratings

Fifteen vehicles qualified for the Top Safety Pick Plus Award from the institute after the requirements were strengthened to include good-rated headlights and good or acceptable passenger-side protection in s...More..

White House says Trump will undergo physical exam after slurred speech
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

White House says Trump will undergo physical exam after slurred speech

Rachel Maddow notes Donald Trump's unusually slurred speech during his Jerusalem announcement yesterday and reports on the White House announcing that Trump will have a medical exam in January with the re...More..

Jennifer Lawrence: 'Waiting' to Give Trump a 'Martini to the Face'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Jennifer Lawrence: 'Waiting' to Give Trump a 'Martini to the Face'

The star of "The Hunger Games" made headlines this week in an interview by media mogul Oprah Winfrey when she disclosed a desire to assault President Trump. And so she decided that was it, telling Winfrey, "I...More..

Russian Federation inquiry special counsel Robert Mueller faces claims of Trump bias
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Russian Federation inquiry special counsel Robert Mueller faces claims of Trump bias

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's investigation cost the Justice Department about $6.7 million in his first 4½ months in office, according to a report released by the department Tuesday. "The Office of ...More..

Shares in Poundland, Benson for Beds and Harveys owner crash
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Shares in Poundland, Benson for Beds and Harveys owner crash

Its stock tumbled by as much as 29% in Johannesburg. The group has been under investigation for suspected accounting irregularities by the state prosecutor in Oldenburg in Germany since 2015. In a series of t...More..

Saudi king to Trump: Jerusalem embassy move a 'dangerous step'
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Saudi king to Trump: Jerusalem embassy move a 'dangerous step'

US President Donald Trump called King Salman to inform him of his decision to move the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. He said such a move is going to provoke Muslims around the world because of the status...More..

Hawaii introduces nuclear air raid drills as tensions with North Korea escalate
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Hawaii introduces nuclear air raid drills as tensions with North Korea escalate

Thirteen of them, including Angola, Cuba, Mozambique, Tanzania, Iran, Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Syria, have been linked with North Korea's military. Military observers, in fact, took notice recently when parasit...More..

20-year-old Florida man was behind Uber hack
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

20-year-old Florida man was behind Uber hack

This information was made public after a report from Bloomberg claimed that Uber made a $100,000 payoff to destroy the hacked data. In order to cover the attack up, Uber used its bug bounty service hosted...More..

Senior VW exec jailed for seven years over dieselgate cover-up
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Senior VW exec jailed for seven years over dieselgate cover-up

The former general manager in charge of Volkswagen's environmental and engineering office has been fined and jailed in the United States, after pleading guilty to helping cover up the firm's diesel emissions sc...More..

DOD acknowledges additional U.S. troops in Syria
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

DOD acknowledges additional U.S. troops in Syria

The US defense Department said that soon will provide information about the exact number of American troops stationed overseas, reports Voice of America. A Pentagon official said on Tuesday the USA military pla...More..

Arshi Khan Becomes The New Captain Of The House
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Arshi Khan Becomes The New Captain Of The House

Aarshi, however, warns Hina that Vikas Gupta is pulling the strings and that Hiten Tejwani is his partner in crime. Vikas says Luv should not win, and then Luv comes to Vikas asking for his doll to be saved...More..

Hornets head coach steps away from team to address health
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Hornets head coach steps away from team to address health

Associate head coach Stephen Silas is serving as acting head coach in Clifford's absence. Silas had coached Monday's game against the Orlando Magic , receiving a text at 2 p.m. The Hornets are 9-13 this se...More..

Twitter reacts to Sen. Al Franken's resignation announcement
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Twitter reacts to Sen. Al Franken's resignation announcement

But in responding to their claims I also wanted to be respectful of the broader conversation, because all women deserve to be heard and their experiences taken seriously. But with six other women now reportedly...More..