Madras HC judge raises doubts over late TN CM Jayalalithaa's death

Hearing a petition on Jaya's death, Justice Vaidyalingam said, "Media has raised a lot of doubts and personally I also have doubts on Jayalalithaa's death". Meanwhile, the AIADMK today passed a resolution to work under the leadership of Sasikala Nata... More..

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by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Iraqi Forces Resume Mosul Offensive - US-Led Coalition

Either way, the Pentagon has indicated that the "end" of the ISIS war won't mean the U.S. troops will be leaving Iraq, and that they intend to remain on a more or less permanent basis. Coalition airstrikes have...More..

Azhar Ali given medical clearance after receiving blow to helmet
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Azhar Ali given medical clearance after receiving blow to helmet

Rain delayed the start of play and forced a short hiatus after the first drinks break but it did little to slow Pakistan's momentum as tail-ender Sohail Khan hammered spinner Nathan Lyon for four sixes in an ...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Morocco Bought $6.2 bln in Weapons from 2008 to 2015- Congressional Report

USA and Russian Federation ranked either first or second in arms transfer agreements with developing nations from 2012-2015 with the former obtaining approximately 33.4 percent or $86 billion of such agreements...More..

Australia police bust record-breaking cocaine haul
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Australia police bust record-breaking cocaine haul

On Sunday, police seized 1,100 pounds of cocaine on a boat in the town of Brooklyn , which is located near Sydney. Authorities valued the total amount of cocaine seized at $360 million. "No matter how many...More..

Inside Story - What's behind Japan's overwork deaths?
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Inside Story - What's behind Japan's overwork deaths?

The sources said local labor standards inspection offices carried out the on-site inspections from September 2005 to December 2015 at Dentsu's Tokyo headquarters and its Kansai, Kyoto and Chubu branch offices...More..

Wilfried Zaha named in Elephants squad
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Wilfried Zaha named in Elephants squad

Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate has since indicated that he would like Zaha to remain eligible for England, but the forward would permanently commit to Ivory Coast if he features in the tournament. "His profi...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Clay County official who made racist comment resigns

Taylor's racist social media comments were not directly mentioned as the reason. Pamela Ramsey Taylor will not continue as director of the Clay County Development Corporation, a state- and federally funded ...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Argentina's ex-president Cristina Fernandez charged in corruption case

Federal Judge Julian Ercolini approved the charges and ordered $633m (£516m) of Fernandez's assets be frozen. "Illicit association is a legal concept used by all dictatorships to persecute their political opp...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Clemson, Ohio State back in Arizona for another postseason

The former Ohio State target and 2016 Heisman runner up is set to start in the playoff for the second straight season, the first quarterback to do so in the playoff's three years of existence. Ohio State was of...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Ana Ivanovic promises 'important announcement' days out from ASB Classic

WTA CEO and chairman Steve Simon paid tribute to the 2008 French Open victor, who has served as a UNICEF ambassador to Serbia since 2007 and was also nominated for the U.S. "But to what? Tennis has always been...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

GOPer Graham: Donald Trump disagrees with the entire US Senate on Russian Federation

On Tuesday, McCain visited Estonia where he underscored that the United States relationship with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation will remain unchanged despite remarks by President-elect Donald Trump that may...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

USA readies to punish Russian Federation for hacking

Obama, in an interview earlier this month with NPR, said, "We need to take action and we will" against Russian Federation for interfering in the USA election. "If Washington really does take new hostile ste...More..

OH police confirms lockdown at Beachwood Mall
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

OH police confirms lockdown at Beachwood Mall

Officers eventually managed to disperse the crowds. Police say a similar situation occurred on the same day past year. While the spike in incidents seemed troubling, the disturbances only affected a few of th...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Indonesian Court to Proceed With Blasphemy Trial Against Jakarta Governor

Hundreds of white-clad Muslim protesters chanted "Allahu Akbar" (God is greatest) outside the court in north Jakarta on Tuesday and called for the jailing of the Governor. The incident attracted severe critic...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

U.S. tourist slams Delhi police over rape inquiry

The US national said in her complaint that she had arrived in Delhi in March this year on a tourist visa and was staying in a hotel when the crime took place. The victim had also stated that one of the accused ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Romania's President refuses to nominate Muslim Prime Minister

Having only briefly served as regional development minister in 2015, Shhaideh has been criticized for a lack of political experience. The government coalition is also considering an option to create a parliam...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Trump lashes out at media on misreporting of his foundation work

Trump announced the closure of the Donald J. Trump Foundation on Saturday to avoid, he said , potential conflicts of interest after he takes the presidential oath of office. Philip Hackney, who formerly work...More..

Gunmen snatch female journalist from her home in Baghdad
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Gunmen snatch female journalist from her home in Baghdad

She recently wrote an article in which she expressed anger at public corruption and that armed groups linked to the government could act with impunity. Late Monday night unidentified gunmen broke into the hou...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Mass burials of tortured Syrians found in Aleppo

Major General Igor Konashenkov said the Russians "found mass graves of several dozens of Syrians who suffered atrocious torture and massacre". Last week 35,000 opposition fighters and civilians left the cit...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Russia, Turkey discuss Kazakh meeting on Syria

The bill also authorizes $3.4 billion for the European Reassurance Initiative that will pay for troop and weapons deployments to Eastern Europe, among other steps to reassure USA allies anxious about Russian a...More..

Tasmania police post picture of seal found sitting on hood of vehicle
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Tasmania police post picture of seal found sitting on hood of vehicle

The 200kg seal, which Tasmania Police nicknamed "Mr Lou-Seal", was first spotted in the middle of the road around 5.45am. The animal was later tranquillised by wildlife officials. "A couple of long-term loc...More..

Pakistan releases 220 Indian fishermen as a 'goodwill gesture'
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Pakistan releases 220 Indian fishermen as a 'goodwill gesture'

The fishermen had mistakenly entered into Pakistani waters and were serving imprisonment in jail. The fishermen boarded a train to Lahore, from where they will be handed over to Indian authorities at the Waga...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Watch NFL Monday Night Football 2016 online

With so much on the line for Detroit and nothing to play for by Dallas, the Cowboys came out and beat up the Lions, 42-21. Elliott was only given 12 carries in the game, but he totaled 80 yards thanks in la...More..

Two dead in Lagos police barracks accident
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Two dead in Lagos police barracks accident

The collapse happened at about 04:00 a.m. (0300 GMT) in the densely populated Ikeja district of the city, an official from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said. Nobody is inside the rubble", sai...More..

J&K Shri Ram Sena demands domicile certificates to WPRs
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

J&K Shri Ram Sena demands domicile certificates to WPRs

After clearance from Union Home Ministry, the PDP-BJP coalition government in the State has started issuing Nativity/Identity or domicile certificates to the WP refugees since August this year. "There are no ...More..

Japanese PM to Visit Pearl Harbor Alongside Obama
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Japanese PM to Visit Pearl Harbor Alongside Obama

President Barack Obama and Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will participate in a ceremony at Pearl Harbor Tuesday, 75 years after the two countries became enemies in World War II. Trump weighed in on that May t...More..

by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Pulis: Arsenal have stronger squad than Chelsea

The Gunners have now slipped into fourth position and nine points behind leaders Chelsea after two successive defeats to Manchester City and Everton. "And the players who feel sorry for themselves, they get t...More..

by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Girl dies in Ireland after long-haul flight from Canada diverts

Currently, no information has been released about what nationality the girl is. According to the Irish Mirror, the child suffered a cardiac arrest. The crew told air traffic controllers at Shannon that they...More..

Iran says will only pay half price for new Boeing planes
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Iran says will only pay half price for new Boeing planes

Despite the antiquated state of affairs now plaguing Iran's commercial air fleet, the country saw 440,000 worldwide flights last week with 6 million global travelers, Civil Chairman of the Parliament Mohammed R...More..

by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

China protest on Taiwan inclusion on U.S. Defense Bill

Botelho said Sao Tome and Principe will make up for its previous mistakes and open a new chapter in bilateral relations. China signed an agreement to restore diplomatic relations with Sao Tome and Principe Mo...More..

Europe on high alert at Christmas after truck attack in Berlin
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Europe on high alert at Christmas after truck attack in Berlin

Tunisian police have arrested the nephew of the suspected Berlin Christmas market attacker and two other men thought to be "connected" to Anis Amri. A statement from the ministry said Amri and his nephew had ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Ex-Wham! Singer George Michael Passes Away at 53

He was best known for his "Club Tropicana ", "Last Christmas ", "Careless Whisper " and "Faith ". "So sad, a real talent". Even though Michael was forced out of the closet, once he was out, Aston noted, "he t...More..

Israel blasts UN's 'shameful' settlement vote
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Israel blasts UN's 'shameful' settlement vote

The Palestinians want an independent state in the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem , areas that Israel captured in a 1967 war. Samantha Power, the US ambassador to the United Nations , defended the move t...More..

5000 migrants drown in Mediterranean trying to reach Europe in 2016
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

5000 migrants drown in Mediterranean trying to reach Europe in 2016

These latest tragedies raise the number of deaths to more than five thousand, a record figure, compared to the 3,771 recorded in 2015, according to IOM estimates. "Only 63 people survived after the dinghy c...More..

Evacuated on Christmas after Germany Finds WWII Bomb
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Evacuated on Christmas after Germany Finds WWII Bomb

TIME also adds that the discovery of WWII bombs is not unusual for Germany. In addition, many people around Augsburg offered affected residents temporary lodgings via Facebook, and Augsburg's animal shelter ...More..

by | Monday, December 26, 2016

China aircraft carrier to lead Pacific drills for first time

The navy said in a statement late on Saturday the Liaoning, along with its accompanying fleet, would conduct "exercises far out at sea", without giving details of the location or route, in what is likely its fi...More..

Super Typhoon Nock-ten crashes into Philippines on Christmas Day forcing evacuations
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Super Typhoon Nock-ten crashes into Philippines on Christmas Day forcing evacuations

Around 218,000 people fled to evacuation centres after authorities warned of storm surges and flooding in coastal villages and low-lying areas. Typhoon Nock-Ten crashed into the Philippines on Christmas Day, ...More..

Erdogan calls Putin over Syria, Russian plane crash
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Erdogan calls Putin over Syria, Russian plane crash

Those victims reportedly included 64 members of the Alexandrov Ensemble, a famous Russian army choir. The Russian defence ministry said that an investigation has been launched to determine whether any viola...More..

Days of Caring - Salvation Army Bell Ringers
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Days of Caring - Salvation Army Bell Ringers

It usually needs about 30 volunteers for its seven locations and it estimates that it lost about 25-30 of its helpers. The money collected from Salvation Army red kettles go to help local families in need. Th...More..

Turkey vows to continue its fight against ISIL
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Turkey vows to continue its fight against ISIL

The operation is part of the Turkish-led Operation Euphrates Shield, which began in late August with the aim of improving security, supporting coalition forces, and eliminating the terror threat along Turkey's ...More..

Tesla's Autopilot Updated To Precisely Follow Speed Limits
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Tesla's Autopilot Updated To Precisely Follow Speed Limits

Jurvetson Stephen T retains 261,949 shares in the stock after this transaction. At the movement stock is under coverage by number of analysts. Several equities research analysts recently commented on the s...More..

After Israel vote, Trump promises change at UN
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

After Israel vote, Trump promises change at UN

The junior senator from New York, Kirsten Gillibrand, also a Democrat, wrote in a statement: "I call on the Administration to do everything in its power to make sure this resolution is not put forward or ...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Nigerian President: Boko Haram Stronghold Captured

The Sambisa forest, a former game reserve, is where Boko Haram is believed to be holding more than 200 abducted schoolgirls from the town of Chibok in April 2014, which brought the group to the world's attent...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

'Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Tennessee Titans

The Titans entered the fourth quarter of today's game trailing the Jaguars 25-10, and now they'll be playing the rest of the game with backup Matt Cassel in at quarterback. Judging by Mariota's apparent pain, h...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Van 'explodes' after ramming into Australian Christian Lobby office in Canberra

ACT policing deputy chief police officer Mark Walters had said the police were "confident" in ruling out religious, political or ideological motives but would not be drawn on how they had established this in th...More..

Fourteen die in Malaysian bus crash
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Fourteen die in Malaysian bus crash

The bus was heading to the capital Kuala Lumpur from Johor Bahru when it fell 6 meters. The bus driver lost control of the vehicle before plunging off the cliff, a senior police official said. He added that...More..

by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Trump starts day with tweets about election he won 6 weeks ago

Protesters have an odd ally against the Electoral College: Gov. Phil Bryant. He has also repeatedly claimed that he also would have won if elections were decided on the basis of a popular vote. First, because T...More..

Russia Bids Farewell To Ambassador Shot Dead In Ankara
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Russia Bids Farewell To Ambassador Shot Dead In Ankara

Officials said the shooter, Mevlut Mert Altintas , was an off-duty police officer. In their first statements , President Putin and President Erdogan realized that this assassination targeted the recently im...More..

Oscar to Shanghai SIPG: Latest Transfer Details, Comments and Reaction
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Oscar to Shanghai SIPG: Latest Transfer Details, Comments and Reaction

During Oscar's four-and-a-half years with Chelsea, the midfielder scored 38 goals in 203 games. He will move "at the beginning of the January transfer window", the club said in a statement. Although, the Ch...More..