China accuses U.S. of violating maritime border in South China sea incident

China claims undisputed sovereignty over Huangyan Island and its adjacent waters, although they are also claimed by the Philippines and Taiwan. The USS Hopper recently entered the US Navy's 7th Fleet area of operations, where the ship is on an... More..

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Women's marches, events taking place across nation
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Women's marches, events taking place across nation

The Power to the Polls site has an interactive, searchable map that lists all the events taking place across the globe. At Morristown Green, the new governor and his wife were among the first to speak. an...More..

N.Koreans to compete in PyeongChang Olympics
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

N.Koreans to compete in PyeongChang Olympics

At the Games, the two Koreas will field a combined women's ice hockey team and march together under one flag, Seoul said earlier this week, after a new round of talks amid a thaw in cross-border ties. Pairs fig...More..

Supreme Court Tells North Carolina To Hold Off On Redrawing Congressional Map
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Supreme Court Tells North Carolina To Hold Off On Redrawing Congressional Map

The 10 on Tuesday asked the court to delay implementation of a January 9 U.S. District Court decision that found the district map is an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander and ordered the legislature to d...More..

Trump Appointee Quits After Racist, Antigay Recordings Surface
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Trump Appointee Quits After Racist, Antigay Recordings Surface

CNN found audio of a June 2013 radio appearance, when Higbie said , "I just don't like Muslim people". He added that taxpayers "are exhausted of supporting government checks going to these people who thin...More..

Kris Dunn diagnosed with concussion
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Kris Dunn diagnosed with concussion

Added coach Fred Hoiberg: "When you see the nasty, nasty fall and the chip out of the floor, the fact he didn't lose his teeth completely is unbelievable". Tough kid", Hoiberg said. While Dunn's mouth trau...More..

Russian money laundering probed at Trump's Doonbeg golf course
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Russian money laundering probed at Trump's Doonbeg golf course

And, you know, because Mr Trump's companies are generally not publicly traded and don't do a lot of public disclosure, we can only...have a limited look into the financing of those projects. Mr Simpson said tha...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Las Vegas shooting
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Las Vegas shooting

Newly released documents reveal gunman Stephen Paddock's search history prior to the horrific mass shooting at a Las Vegas music festival past year. 12. She described him as "germaphobic" and said he had st...More..

US Congress faces looming government shutdown
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

US Congress faces looming government shutdown

Trump had plans to attend a fundraiser at his Mar-a-Lago resort to celebrate the one-year anniversary of his inauguration, which is Saturday. The prospect of being trapped in the White House haggling with McCon...More..

Israeli Arab MPs to boycott speech by 'messianic' Pence
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Israeli Arab MPs to boycott speech by 'messianic' Pence

Pence has been briefed on the government shutdown as he flies across the Atlantic Ocean to the Middle East. U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence arrived today in Egypt, where he is expected to meet top officials ...More..

Trump's Presidential Physical Spawns 'Girther' Movement
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Trump's Presidential Physical Spawns 'Girther' Movement

President Donald Trump's overall health "is excellent" and he did " exceedingly well " on cognitive screening created to detect early signs of memory loss and other neurologic functions, the Navy doctor who p...More..

European Union withdrawal bill to face House of Lords after MPs approve it
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

European Union withdrawal bill to face House of Lords after MPs approve it

During Wednesday's debate, Theresa May was handed a warning over Brexit by former Cabinet minister Justine Greening, who quit the Government in this month's reshuffle. The Scottish and Welsh governments h...More..

John Worboys: Government won't seek review of black cab rapist release
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

John Worboys: Government won't seek review of black cab rapist release

Labour MP Jo Stevens said that was because legal aid in judicial review cases had been "severely restricted" by the previous coalition government - and should be looked at again in light of the Worboys decision...More..

No bilateral meeting between PM Modi and Pak PM at Davos
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

No bilateral meeting between PM Modi and Pak PM at Davos

Attacking previous governments, he said they ruled the country only to win elections but "I believe that we should run government to benefit the country", keeping in mind the long-term interests of the country....More..

The Met Office issued weather warnings for snow, ice and rain
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

The Met Office issued weather warnings for snow, ice and rain

The "be prepared" alert is in place for wide parts of the country, including Strathclyde, Central, the Lothians, south west Scotland , Tayside and Fife from 07:00 until 22:00. "We are also advising people to...More..

Battlefield 1: Apocalypse DLC Adding New 'Air Assault' Mode in February
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Battlefield 1: Apocalypse DLC Adding New 'Air Assault' Mode in February

First up is Passchendaele , where soldiers find themselves knee deep in "blood and mud" in what was once the peaceful Belgium countryside. Claw your way across the devastated landscape and huddle for cover in ...More..

Congress welcomes CJI's decision to hear Justice Loya case
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Congress welcomes CJI's decision to hear Justice Loya case

The change of Bench comes a week after another Bench of Justices Arun Mishra and MM Shantanagouder, hearing a PIL seeking enquiry into the judge's mysterious death, recused itself and asked for putting up t...More..

Two civilians, One BSF jawan martyred in border firing
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Two civilians, One BSF jawan martyred in border firing

More than 10,000 residents of border villages have during the last two days migrated from their villages, leaving behind cattle, agricultural fields and homes. "It's very clear that India is not going to be baf...More..

Bawana cracker factory fire kills 17 workers
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Bawana cracker factory fire kills 17 workers

Fire Chief Atul Garg said the fire swept through a plastics warehouse , a firecracker storage unit and an oil storage container, but that all the casualties were in the plastic factory. AAP chief Kejriwal, who...More..

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reveal the name of their third baby
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reveal the name of their third baby

Kim Kardashian recently shared the name of her third child. " Kanye came up with the name and Kim loved it the significance behind the name". Kardashian West said not carrying the child herself was "so ...More..

Twitter suspends more than 1000 Russia-linked accounts
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Twitter suspends more than 1000 Russia-linked accounts

Twitter Inc.is reviewing interference by Russians during the US election in 2016 and said Friday that it would be notifying some users whether they had been exposed to content that a suspected propaganda serv...More..

Details of Roy Halladay's autopsy results released
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Details of Roy Halladay's autopsy results released

Halladay spent the final four seasons of his eventual 16-year Hall-of-Fame career with the Phillies . One thing of note ... the FDA lists on its website that more than 50 ng/ml of zolpidem "appears capable o...More..

Gunmen attack Inter-Continental Hotel in Kabul
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Gunmen attack Inter-Continental Hotel in Kabul

Four attackers are in the hotel, interior ministry deputy spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said. Afghan Special Forces arrived at the hotel in response to attack, Danish added. Reports say insurgents have entered the ...More..

A look at past United States government shutdowns
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

A look at past United States government shutdowns

The Trump administration would support a similar measure, a senior administration official said on Friday. JUSTICE: The Justice Department has many essential workers. National parks and museums shut down for ...More..

India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Aghni-5 missile
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Aghni-5 missile

The missile has a range of 3,100 miles, bringing the whole of Asia within range of the country. The Agni-V rocket weighs more than 50 tonnes and is built to carry a nuclear warhead weighting 1.5 tonnes. The l...More..

Prime Mum-ister: N Zealand PM says she's having a baby
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Prime Mum-ister: N Zealand PM says she's having a baby

Now the politician has announced her pregnancy, making her the first world leader since 1990 to give birth while serving in office. New Zealand has long held a progressive reputation, having been the first co...More..

Koreas united on Winter Olympics
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Koreas united on Winter Olympics

On Tuesday, officials from North and South agreed a 140-person North Korean orchestra would perform in South Korea during the Games . Officials of the two Koreas met at the nearby truce village of Panmunjom ...More..

Sensex rises over 150 points; Jubliant Foodwork gains 7%
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Sensex rises over 150 points; Jubliant Foodwork gains 7%

The broader Nifty fell below the 10,850 level to trade higher by 19.20 points or 0.18 per cent at 10,836.20. All the sectoral indices on BSE ended higher. HDFC Bank Ltd reported a net profit of Rs4,643 cr...More..

India climb 3 places to 102nd spot in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

India climb 3 places to 102nd spot in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

AFTER failure to improve in the previous world rankings, Taifa Stars have moved a place up in the latest Fifa rankings released yesterday by the World football governing body Tanzania slightly improved despit...More..

Kentucky man charged with attacking US Senator Rand Paul past year
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Kentucky man charged with attacking US Senator Rand Paul past year

He suffered several broken ribs and bruises to his lungs. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of IN was assigned as special prosecutor IN the case following the recusal of the U.S. Federal of...More..