Peter Kay cancels forthcoming tour due to 'unforeseen family circumstances'

Tickets for numerous shows sold out instantly after going on sale last month, with the tour due to extend into June 2019. Fans and professionals alike were clearly gutted about the news, but appreciated how his family comes first and respected Kay'... More..

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Forecast: Snow Ending This Morning, Cold Everywhere
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Forecast: Snow Ending This Morning, Cold Everywhere

This comes just days after icy and snowy conditions caused havoc on United Kingdom roads, with lows hitting -13C in some parts of the country. WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and freezing cold temperatur...More..

Shots Fired at Penn State Satellite Campus Near Pittsburgh
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Shots Fired at Penn State Satellite Campus Near Pittsburgh

Pennsylvania State Police say the shooting is being investigated as a murder-suicide. The threat is now contained, she said. There was no protection from abuse order filed against William Kelly, Hermick said....More..

Ryanair brings labor unions on board to avoid holiday strike
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Ryanair brings labor unions on board to avoid holiday strike

It has written to pilots' unions in the UK, Republic of Ireland, Germany, Spain, Italy and Portugal inviting representatives to talks. Ryanair chief operating officer Peter Bellew said the airline was willing...More..

Christmas story set to pop up at Horncastle St Mary's
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Christmas story set to pop up at Horncastle St Mary's

At Peggs Community Church, the Christmas program will be held Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m. December 24, 10 a.m., Advent Worship Service " Love for Those Who Are Wounde; " 7 p.m., Christmas Eve Family Service...More..

Macron hosts leaders for climate talks, says 'stronger mobilization' needed
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Macron hosts leaders for climate talks, says 'stronger mobilization' needed

Former California governor and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger agreed: "It doesn't matter that Donald Trump backed out of the Paris Agreement , because the private sector didn't drop out, the public sector did...More..

NY blast suspect's wife, in-laws arrested in Dhaka
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

NY blast suspect's wife, in-laws arrested in Dhaka

Authorities on Monday investigated two Brooklyn residences with connections to Ullah. Ullah told authorities he carried out the attack in part because of the US government's policies in the Middle East. The sus...More..

Firefighter dies while battling Thomas fire in California
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Firefighter dies while battling Thomas fire in California

The so-called Thomas Fire, the fourth-largest in California history, was 35 percent contained after sweeping across more than 394 square miles of Ventura and Santa Barbara counties since it erupted December 4 a...More..

Trump moves to stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Trump moves to stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working

The order also called for the H-1B visa program for skilled workers to be reviewed with the aim of reforming it. The 2015 rule allows the spouses of H-1B visa holders who are seeking Green Card status to work...More..

5-Magnitude Quake Strikes in Indonesia: USGS
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

5-Magnitude Quake Strikes in Indonesia: USGS

The quake struck at 11.47pm and was felt across the island, including about 200 kilometres away in the capital Jakarta , where officer towers and apartment buildings swayed. Injuries or deaths were not immedia...More..

Winter weather advisory issued for NYC
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Winter weather advisory issued for NYC

Temperatures may reach as high as 60 on Saturday , bringing some gulf moisture with it to some areas. Sunday's forecast is for partly sunny skies with a high of 37. Today's forecast calls for sunny skies...More..

March 31 deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

March 31 deadline for linking Aadhaar with bank accounts

The government on Wednesday extended the deadline to link Aadhaar and PAN to all bank accounts and several financial transactions by three months, till March 31, 2018. Senior banking sources said over 33% o...More..

Twist in Bigg Boss Evictions; Voting trend for nominated inmates this week
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Twist in Bigg Boss Evictions; Voting trend for nominated inmates this week

Toeing the line of Luv's cross-dressing, which evoked thunderous laughter from the "robots" in the earlier episode, Hiten and Priyank dressed up like women. Hina Khan gets shocked and declares that Shilpa's tap...More..

US's Jerusalem decision 'null and void', says Erdogan
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

US's Jerusalem decision 'null and void', says Erdogan

It said Moscow considers East Jerusalem as the capital of the future Palestinian state and West Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel. The Israeli premier did not respond to Macron's request but s...More..

Death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav through 'farcical' process: MEA
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav through 'farcical' process: MEA

Claiming that Jadhav is not an ordinary person as he entered the country with the intent of spying, Pakistan in its reply to ICJ said, "Only a state which adheres to legitimate actions can request the court t...More..

$1M bond set for man charged in trooper shooting
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

$1M bond set for man charged in trooper shooting

Todd Ringle wrote on Twitter . That driver, Oscar Kays of Jeffersonville, reportedly shot at Evans and the bullet grazed the Trooper in the head. The shooting occurred just after 7 p.m. Police say Kays bec...More..

Five Indian troops missing after avalanche hits army camp in IoK
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Five Indian troops missing after avalanche hits army camp in IoK

Search and rescue operations are in progress to trace the soldiers who have gone missing at two different places in north Kashmir's area along Line of Control . Since Sunday night, the area has been experienci...More..

Indian court convicts man over rape, murder of student
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Indian court convicts man over rape, murder of student

The court found Islam guilty of murder , rape , destruction of evidence and crimes under the SC/ST Act. Ernakulam Principal and Sessions Court had dismissed the petition by Amirul Islam seeking further inve...More..

World Bank to stop funding oil and gas projects
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

World Bank to stop funding oil and gas projects

Commenting on the event, UN Climate Change executive secretary Patricia Espinosa said: "Today has marked another extraordinary moment in the world-wide efforts to turn the promise of the Paris Agreement int...More..

Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes Iran's Kerman province
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes Iran's Kerman province

The quake struck at 12.13 pm local time (8.43am). It was more shallow - only 6.2 miles (10 km) deep, which would have amplified the shaking. The quake has caused damage to the buildings in the region. Another n...More..