Syria denies claims it is arresting people fleeing Aleppo

The strikes, according to the Russian military, were paused in mid-October and have not resumed. It said the hospital equipment is now being loaded onto military transport planes to be delivered to Syria. He denied any revenge attacks or arbitrary de... More..

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Now Vodafone too matches rivals with free calling plans

If the recharge is done on a 4G device, user will get an additional 300MB of data along with the voice calling benefits. Kolkata: Reliance Jio Infocomm could offer free services even beyond March 31 next ye...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Obama orders review of election hacking

In October, the US Government formally accused Russian Federation of a campaign of cyber attacks against Democratic Party organisations ahead of the November 8 presidential election. 19 demanded that he condemn...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

White House Orders Review of Presidential Election Hacking

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) meets with US President Barack Obama on the sidelines of the United Nations conference on climate change - COP21, on November 30, 2015 at Le Bourget, on the outskirts of the...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Chorale to perform Christmas concert tonight, Saturday

Sunday, Shiloh Baptist Church, 100 Buddy Christian Way, Athens. A traditional, formal Christmas Eve service will be at 7 p.m.in the sanctuary. There will be no Sunday school classes that day. when the Rev. Dr...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Duchess Kate steps out in Princess Diana's tiara

It features a series of 19 diamond arches, each of which encloses a hanging pearl. Camilla , the Duchess of Cornwall , missed the event a year ago due to neck and shoulder pain, was dressed in a white, be...More..

Lake-effect snow hitting Upper Michigan
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Lake-effect snow hitting Upper Michigan

In Mid-Michigan we will see on and off snow showers that a gusty West wind brings inland to our area. Some parts of that area received more than 3 feet of snow from a lake-effect storm just before Thanksgiving....More..

WADA releases full report on Russian state-sponsored doping
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

WADA releases full report on Russian state-sponsored doping

Mutko, who has denied any involvement, was not personally named. Pozdnyakov, a four-time Olympic gold medal fencer, is also head of fencing's European governing body. The Russians kept supplies of urine when at...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Assad: Aleppo win 'big gain' but not end of war

In an interview with Syria's al-Watan newspaper, President Assad said: "It's true that Aleppo will be a win for us, but let's be realistic - it won't mean the end of the war in Syria". "We have been trying to f...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Bill English will be New Zealand's next prime minister

Local media had earlier reported that the 54-year-old Mr English had majority support within the ruling National Party caucus. "As the new leader of the country, Bill English has the opportunity to do the rig...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

SNL mocks Trump, minutes later he Tweets response

Previously on Saturday Trump tweeted that Saturday Night Live was "unwatchable". The piece did not go down well with the real president-elect, however, as about an hour after the show aired he took to Twitte...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Kane double gets five-star Spurs back on track

Tottenham star Harry Kane celebrated his two-goal showing against Swansea in modest fashion, with a family meal at his favourite Chigwell restaurant. The Tottenham manager said: "I feel after his injury it wa...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Michigan GOP Elector Launches Website Urging Vote For Trump

Each state's electoral votes are sent to Capital Hill via certified mail. On January 20 at noon the new President of the United States is sworn-in on Inauguration Day. Yet faithless electors face potential cost...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Verdict expected in hate speech trial of Dutch politician Wilders

Wilders, whose Party for Freedom is riding high in Dutch opinion polls three months from parliamentary elections, is charged with inciting hatred against Moroccans before and after municipal elections in 2014. ...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Russian nurses killed in rebel shelling of Syria's Aleppo

Meanwhile, the Syrian regime benefits from the global preoccupation in the Aleppo battle to reinforce its pressure on Idlib, where people live under the fear of facing a fate similar to Aleppo after reports s...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Austria's right-wing presidential candidate Hofer concedes defeat to Van der Bellen

Austria's Freedom Party conceded defeat on Sunday in its bid to elect Europe's first far-right president, as projections showed its candidate Norbert Hofer lagging behind in a bitterly fought election re...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

New Zealand PM Abruptly Announces Resignation

Mr Key , a successful currency dealer before he became a politician in 2002, enjoyed a quick rise, becoming leader of his centre-right opposition party in 2006, then winning his first general election to becom...More..

United Kingdom man found guilty in case linked to Brussels bomb suspect
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

United Kingdom man found guilty in case linked to Brussels bomb suspect

Zakaria Boufassil may have been the one on trial, but it was the details of Brussels bomb suspect Mohamed Abrini's trip to the United Kingdom which has drawn the most attention. Carlile told the Times that " ...More..

Monitor says Syrians being held by government in Aleppo
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Monitor says Syrians being held by government in Aleppo

Once known as the "Jewel of Syria", it has been subject to some of the most brutal fighting in the five-year-long civil war. "We want to see a cessation of hostilities, we want to see an opportunity for human...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Iran: Donald Trump warned over threats made to landmark nuclear deal

Although certain provisions were suspended in January 2016 in compliance with United States obligations under the Iran nuclear agreement (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action: JCPOA), the ISA constitutes the core...More..

WikiLeaks' Assange releases statement he gave prosecutors
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

WikiLeaks' Assange releases statement he gave prosecutors

The following month, Swedish prosecutors said they were reopening a case, which they previously closed, surrounding sexual assault allegations from two women in Sweden in August of that year. "I... could not be...More..

Thailand to investigate BBC over profile of new king: minister
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Thailand to investigate BBC over profile of new king: minister

The Bangkok office of BBC at Manorom Building in Klong Toey district, Bangkok , appears closed on Tuesday, with the sign removed. Offending or insulting the royal family's dignity, known by the French term...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Thousands take refuge in mosques after deadly Aceh quake

According to military officials, the quake hit the North-East Coast of Sumatra Island. John Ebel, professor of earth and environmental sciences at Boston College, said there is a risk of aftershocks that ev...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Ron DeSantis applauds James "Mad Dog" Mattis Secretary of Defense pick

Trump made the unofficial announcement Thursday night in Cincinatti saying, "We are going to appoint "Mad Dog" Mattis as our Secretary of Defence, but we're not announcing it until Monday, so don't tell anybo...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Malaysian PM leads protest over Rohingya crisis

At the same time, Najib urged worldwide bodies and ASEAN community countries to take action to stop the atrocities and oppression against the ethnic Rohingyas in Myanmar. The EU also said that it was important ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Comet Ping Pong Gunman Arrested, Said He Was Investigating Conspiracy Theory: PD

Edgar Maddison Welch in the moments before police arrested him outside Comet Ping Pong pizzeria in Washington, D.C., on December 4. The fake stories alleged that Clinton and John Podesta , her campaign head, w...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

French PM Valls makes presidential bid, quits government

The new prime minister is expected this afternoon at the National Assembly's weekly government question session. Although he is seen as favourite to win the Socialist nomination at the party's primaries next ...More..

Party drops case to force Pa. recount
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Party drops case to force Pa. recount

This was followed by the tumultuous riots in the state capital, Madison, in the wake of the historic Act Ten legislation which limited the power of public-sector unions in various ways and permitted balancing o...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Aleppo battle: Syrian troops push deeper into rebel-held east

He argued that the proposal had also bypassed an agreement between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry to organise a group of experts on Aleppo . "During the Russian-Ame...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Jill Stein: Al Gore needs to 'step up' in climate change fight

The 90-minute interaction was extremely interesting and will continue, Gore told reporters outside Manhattans Trump Tower on Monday (5 December). As someone who is skeptical of the Trump presidency, knowing...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

North Korea sanctions: Futile, counterproductive and unsafe

South Korea prepares for WAR in test-fire exhibition Tue, September 6, 2016 South Korea have shown the world it's ready for war as Kim Jong Un marches towards nuclear apocalypse. "I can't fathom what the goal...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Aleppo battle: Syria forces 'seize more rebel-held areas'

Security Council resolution calling for a seven-day ceasefire in Aleppo to allow humanitarian aid to move into the starving city, and to create more space for more talks on negotiating a withdrawal of rebel for...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Fighting around Mosul leaves majority in Isis-held city without water

Other forces are advancing on the city from different directions, and the US -led coalition is providing airstrikes and other support. "I am going to judge him by what he does later". "So, I think am going to b...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Austrian leader hails leftist's presidential win

I now ask all Austrians to pull together and work together. In the Netherlands, far-right leader Geert Wilders won more than 1 million votes in 2012, and is poised to double that number in the March 2017 gene...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Trump Invites Duterte To White House

Special Assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go said Duterte called Trump at around 10:30 pm, Philippine time . Trump told him he was doing it the "right way", according to Duterte's account. A so...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Beijing faces decision on how to respond to Trump's tweets

On Monday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said China would have "no comment on what motivated the Trump team" to make the tweets , but said he believed both sides would continue to support a "s...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Houston focused on making playoff push after 3-game skid

Rodgers' status was never in much doubt after putting in a limited week of practice. Aaron Rodgers' sore left hamstring appears to be OK. The Falcons, rallying from a 27-16 deficit, went ahead 28-27 on Ma...More..

Trump Defense pick has close ties to major Pentagon contractor General Dynamics
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Trump Defense pick has close ties to major Pentagon contractor General Dynamics

In particular, some Democrats oppose passing a law overriding a prohibition on an officer leading the Defense Department before he has been out of the military for seven years. Mattis retired from the Marine Co...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Timeline of planned Carrier factory closing in Indiana

November 24: Trump posts on Twitter on Thanksgiving Day that he is working with Carrier to keep jobs in the U.S. The company confirms discussions with the incoming administration but says that it has nothing to...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Army deployed at toll plazas in Bangal without informing state, alleges Mamata

Banerjee, who has been at the forefront of anti-demonetisation movement, also said she can't imagine the adversity in the unorganised sector when salaried employees in the organised sector are failing to withdr...More..

No. 1 Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

No. 1 Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game

He was on crutches after the game, and Saban said Hamilton is "probably out for the year". Reuben Foster went from resembling Patrick Willis and Ray Lewis during his MVP performance to giggling like a child a...More..

Putin confident Trump will make responsible decisions
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Putin confident Trump will make responsible decisions

Mr Putin has previously voiced hopes that the Trump administration will help improve US-Russia relations. "President-elect Trump noted to President Putin that he is very much looking forward to having a stron...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Cost reductions, venue plans dominate Tokyo 2020 meetings

Los Angeles is going against Paris and Budapest, Hungary, with the winning bidder to be announced in September 2017. Promising "no surprises", LA 2024 released a balanced budget of $5.3 billon as part of Los ...More..

Gators to take on Iowa in Outback Bowl
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Gators to take on Iowa in Outback Bowl

The Outback Bowl will feature No. 17 Florida and Iowa on January 2 from Raymond James Stadium. Florida won 31-24 in 2005 and lost 37-17 in 2003. UF hasn't ruled out burning the redshirt of quarterback Feleipe...More..

NGO alleges gangrape of US tourist in a CP hotel
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

NGO alleges gangrape of US tourist in a CP hotel

She was scared that is why she didn't approach police in India. The NGO advised the woman to file a police complaint. A United States national has alleged that she was gang-raped by a guide and his friends at...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

All-party committee recommends proportional voting system

While the limited local understanding measured on Friday might add credence to respondent Myles Hubbard's suggestion that members of the public elected knowledgeable people to make such decisions on their behal...More..

Dozens gather in Virginia to protest ban on classic books
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Dozens gather in Virginia to protest ban on classic books

I understand this is a literature classic. "This is great literature". WAVY-TV reports that the parent's request "will now go before a committee made up of a principal, librarian, teacher, parent and potentiall...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

At least 21 killed in Idlib province airstrikes

With more than 30,000 people uprooted by the latest fighting, residents who fled eastern Aleppo for government-held areas early in the war began returning to the Hanano district recently captured from the rebel...More..

Lavrov Cites 'Common Positions' With Japan On Peace Treaty
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Lavrov Cites 'Common Positions' With Japan On Peace Treaty

Strategic cooperation between Russian Federation and Japan contributes to the security of the Asia-Pacific region, Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday. "It would be up to the prime minister ...More..

Jeff Fisher signs contract extension as Rams coach
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Jeff Fisher signs contract extension as Rams coach

Dickerson earlier said Fisher called him after he requested sideline passes to an upcoming game, and the coach threatened to withhold the passes if he didn't let up on the criticism. Dickerson still holds the r...More..