Kerala Catholic priest arrested for rape

The girl, who earlier this month gave birth to a boy, had initially said her own father was the parent of the newborn. Based on the complaint, the police filed a case against the priest, who was serving as vicar at Kottiyoor church in Kannur . More..

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Malaysia: Companies behind N.Korean spy operation being removed from register

Mustapha said he became a director at International Global System and International Golden Services, set up here in 2005, before the company attempted to sell battlefield radios in Malaysia and also overseas. T...More..

Iran's Naval Drills in the Indian Ocean
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Iran's Naval Drills in the Indian Ocean

The newest cruise missile Nasr has been launched. On Sunday, the Iranian navy commenced large-scale exercises over an area of 2 million square kilometres, stretching from the Strait of Hormuz and Oman Sea to ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Arrested Samsung official will be charged with bribery

Grandson of Samsung founder Lee Byung-chul, Lee Jae-yong is now acting vice-chairman of the group after his father suffered a heart-attack in 2014. The New York Times reports that Lee, who was arrested on...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Kellyanne Conway's shoes on the sofa sparks debate

Several celebrities and Twitter users took to social media to react to the moment after the photo began circulating online. Some drew comparisons to a 2013 photo of former president Barack Obama with his fe...More..

Hippo Gustavito beaten to death in El Salvador zoo
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Hippo Gustavito beaten to death in El Salvador zoo

Our thoughts remain with the people of El Salvador during this heartbreaking time. Powerful street gangs have been blamed for most of the killings. Unknown assailants are believed to have sneaked into the zoo...More..

Nigel Farage knighthood row turns farcical as Douglas Carswell issues mocking riposte
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Nigel Farage knighthood row turns farcical as Douglas Carswell issues mocking riposte

Mr Farage said the comments should not be taken "too seriously" joking that in-fighting in Ukip was now "so bad, we could nearly be the Labour party". 'I think there is little future for UKIP with him staying i...More..

Ross set for Senate vote; easy confirmation expected
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Ross set for Senate vote; easy confirmation expected

Wilbur Ross , left, is sworn in to be commerce secretary by Vice-President Mike Pence as Ross's wife Hilary Geary Ross holds a bible on Tuesday. The new Commerce Secretary has been required to divest a sign...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

VFL Eric Berry signs six year, $78 million deal

Berry's contract includes $40 million guaranteed and a $20 million signing bonus, per Adam Schefter of ESPN . "But I don't feel comfortable playing under a franchise tag this year". Berry staying in Kansas Cit...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Friendship MBC to hold Ash Wednesday service

Every year Ash Wednesday comes around kicking off the start of Lent, and every year you're probably surprised when you Google it and find that it's 40 days long (not including Sundays). "As people get busier an...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Hungary Begins Construction On Second Border Wall

The Hungarian government have said a second fence is needed to deal with the surge of migrants expected to reach the country's borders later this year. "The European Commission should not stand by while Hungary...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

76ers: Embiid out indefinitely, Simmons has minor procedure

Embiid was the third overall pick in the 2014 draft, but foot injuries kept him off the floor until this season. That has made this year his rookie year, and he is the Rookie of the Year frontrunner despite pla...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Kim Jong-nam killing: suspect 'paid $90 to take part in prank'

The outcome of the medical examination is unknown. They want to speak to seven other North Koreans including a senior embassy official, but four of the suspects fled Malaysia on the day of the murder . In ...More..

England scratch past Italy but Eddie Jones slams Italian tactics
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

England scratch past Italy but Eddie Jones slams Italian tactics

So if someone over the ball grabs hold of you, all of a sudden the ruck has been formed and the defensive line has to go back. Eddie Jones, who insisted it was "not rugby" and said the crowd should get a refu...More..

Donald Trump to Governors: We're Giving Power Back to the States
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Donald Trump to Governors: We're Giving Power Back to the States

More than 30 states expanded Medicaid, and many are led by Republican governors and have GOP senators who have been vocal about making sure people who are covered by the expansion are able to maintain coverage....More..

Obama for President…of France?
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Obama for President…of France?

Although he admits the campaign started as a joke, he said supporters have been getting in touch with serious suggestions as to how they could get around basic problems, such as the fact President Obama is no...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

French historian detained and almost deported at IAH

Henry Rousso, an Egyptian-born Jewish-French historian specializing in World War II France, was detained by customs officials in Houston last Wednesday evening, on his way from Paris to participate in a symposi...More..

Saudi minister makes first trip to Baghdad since 1990, promises new ambassdor
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Saudi minister makes first trip to Baghdad since 1990, promises new ambassdor

It is the first of its kind, ' a spokesman for the Iraqi Foreign Ministry said. The visit is the first by a Saudi foreign minister to the Iraqi capital since the USA -led invasion of Iraq in 2003. Riyadh ha...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Indonesia, Australia agree to closer naval cooperation

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull made the announcement at a news conference in Sydney alongside Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Military ties between the nations broke off last month after an Indo...More..

Gunman opens fire on car after crash, kills 8-year-old
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Gunman opens fire on car after crash, kills 8-year-old

The Houston Police Department and Homicide Division said it believes the Pontiac was being chased by a black sedan as it traveled at a high speed on West Fuqua St. Thomas, who also has a 17-year-old son, said...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

IAEA: Iran's enriched uranium stock halves

A preliminary agreement with Russian Federation on the joint production of nuclear fuel was reached during the nuclear negotiations between Iran and the major world powers in 2015, Ali Akbar Salehi, the head of...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Issa Calls for Independent Prosecutor to Probe Russian Election Interference

When asked if he'd let it slide in Trump's administration, Issa said again, just as quickly: "No". Sanders also said that the investigations would find no efforts by the Trump campaign to collude with Russi...More..

Chicago Bulls at Cleveland Cavaliers: Game outlook for a LeBron-less showdown
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Chicago Bulls at Cleveland Cavaliers: Game outlook for a LeBron-less showdown

The title defense hasn't exactly been a walk in the park for the reigning champs, though, and even LeBron James has displayed his frustration in the early parts of the season, claiming the team needs 'a f-kin...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Nigerian protesters vandalise MTN head office in Abuja

Mrs Dabiri-Erewa had two weeks ago met with South African High Commissioner in Nigeria, Lulu Aaron-Mnguni, on the killing of Nigerians in South Africa. Although the president noted in the statement that many fo...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

The People's Court Judge Joseph Wapner Dead at 97

The show premiered in 1981, and is often credited as being one of the first T.V. reality shows. He was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star for his service in World War II. The People's Court paved the way ...More..

Iraqi forces push deeper into western Mosul as civilians flee
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Iraqi forces push deeper into western Mosul as civilians flee

Also federal police and an elite Interior Ministry unit known as Rapid Response advanced into the Hawi al-Josaq and al-Danadan districts after breaching a berm and a trench set up by Islamic State north of the ...More..

Donald Trump doubles down on 'enemies of the people' attack on media
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Donald Trump doubles down on 'enemies of the people' attack on media

The Washington Post reported on Friday that the chairman of the Senate intelligence committee was also enlisted by the White House . Such communication would mark a breach in protocol meant to prevent t...More..

Paris mayor hits back after Trump calls her city unsafe
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Paris mayor hits back after Trump calls her city unsafe

Trump's had said that a friend of his named Jim no longer came to the French capital as " Paris is no longer Paris ". Asked about the comments, Hollande said Trump had recently told him in a telephone convers...More..

BSSC paper leak: SIT to quiz magistrate
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

BSSC paper leak: SIT to quiz magistrate

The IAS Officers' Association expressed deep anger over the development and demanded a CBI inquiry to ensure an independent and fair probe into the alleged scam. Kumar had told reporters, soon after the scam wa...More..

Former Wallabies Star James O'Connor Arrested Buying Cocaine In Paris
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Former Wallabies Star James O'Connor Arrested Buying Cocaine In Paris

The two suspected dealers were also arrested. He was apprehended outside a nightclub in Paris by officers from the French Anti-Crime Brigade, along with former Wallabies global James O'Connor. Williams pl...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Sponsored Syria talks resume in Geneva after 10 months

On the eve of the intra-Syrian talks, which had been stopped for nine months, the three opposition delegations plus the regime delegation arrived to the Swiss city amid fears they would be unable to achieve any...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Blasts in Syria kill dozens at security headquarters in Homs

Syria's security forces now control most of the city, but they have struggled to ward off militant attacks. The BBC reports the jihadi militant coalition Tahrir al-Sham, "known as the Nusra Front until it b...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Russia Expected to Veto UN Resolution Blaming Syria for Chemical Attacks

Russian Federation will veto the UN Security Council's draft resolution imposing sanctions on Syria over alleged chemical attacks Damascus is blamed for, Russia's Deputy Permanent Represented to the UN Vladimir...More..

Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN), SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU)
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN), SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU)

Bloomin' Brands Inc (NASDAQ:BLMN) shares ended last trading session at the price of $17.09 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $19.67 over the next twelve months, mean value of pri...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Bronx Landlord Accused of Fatally Stabbing Tenant Over Unpaid Rent

Police say Khan and his landlord, 51-year-old Taha Mahran , had been arguing over rent money. He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center , where he was pronounced dead. "Mr. Khan worked hard to empower the Bangla...More..

Human Rights Watch Denied Work Permit
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Human Rights Watch Denied Work Permit

The Interior Ministry denied a workers permit to a Human Rights Watch staff member on the grounds that the worldwide NGO engaged in pro-Palestinian propaganda. Visa applicants are told that they will receive a ...More..

Presidential candidate urges French expats to leave London
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Presidential candidate urges French expats to leave London

Fixed income specialists are calling it the "redenomination trade", in reference to one of the campaign vows of far-right French Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, who has said she want to alter the payment ...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

The media is still working for the American people

The poll showed that his overall approval rating is sitting at 41 percent, with 49 percent disapproving. That's below his 51 percent negative and 42 percent positive job approval ratings earlier this month. Of...More..

Did Betsy DeVos Change Her Stance On Transgender Bathroom Protections In Schools?
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Did Betsy DeVos Change Her Stance On Transgender Bathroom Protections In Schools?

Others have their kids enrolled in charter schools because they know those administrators and teachers care about educating their kids and produce positive results. And it's an issue she's supported long befo...More..

Browns receive four compensatory picks for 2017 draft
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Browns receive four compensatory picks for 2017 draft

NFL Communications announced today that half of the teams would be receiving compensatory picks in the 2017 NFL Draft. The Dolphins award came as a result of the team losing Rishard Matthews, Lamar Miller, D...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Turkey Claims Victory in Offensive Against North Syria's al-Bab

After the city has been swept for explosives and any remaining IS forces, "we will be able to say that Al-Bab has been completely cleared", he added. The Isis-controlled town was proclaimed fully under contro...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Students demand action against ABVP, protest at police headquarters

Pratyaksh, the street play competition, was organised by the college theatre group, Ankur. The move did not go down well with AISA who began protesting against the college administration for giving in to ABVP's...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Fuel costs help push up BC inflation by 2.3% in January

The data agency cited two major added expenses for the increase: the cost of shelter and transportation. Shelter costs rose by 2.4 per cent, largely driven by higher prices for natural gas and fuel oil for he...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Trump mourns death of Russia's United Nations ambassador

A memorial service has been held in Russian Federation for the former ambassador to the UN, Vitaly Churkin , who died suddenly this week after falling ill at work a day short of his 65th birthday. Lavrov prais...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Norwegian moves into Providence and Hartford with $65 fares to Europe

The airline, which is the sixth largest discount carrier in the world, also considered Portsmouth International Airport as a possibility for the new routes before opting for Green and Bradley. The $65 fares off...More..

OPEC, non-OPEC countries cut output to boost oil prices
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

OPEC, non-OPEC countries cut output to boost oil prices

OPEC producers lowered their supplies by over 90% of their agreed volume in the first month of this year, indicating the strategy to prop-up prices by declining supplies. However, gasoline inventories declined ...More..

Immigration, security on agenda as Tillerson meets with Mexican officials
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Immigration, security on agenda as Tillerson meets with Mexican officials

A pair of Donald Trump's top Cabinet officials vowed an orderly, cooperative approach with Mexico toward expelling potentially millions of undocumented migrants, hours after the USA president said a "milit...More..

Security Breach Allows Unchecked Passengers on Flights at JFK
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Security Breach Allows Unchecked Passengers on Flights at JFK

The Transportation Security Administration confirms three passengers weren't properly screened after they walked through a metal detector, setting off alarms. A security camera recorded the metal detector going...More..

Cop Answers Adorable Call From 10-Year-Old For Homework Help
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Cop Answers Adorable Call From 10-Year-Old For Homework Help

Instead of ignoring her request Lieutenant B.J. Gruber, the officer who runs the page, tried to help. " Do the numbers in the parenthesis first so in essence it would be 37 x 15", Gruber responded, according...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

On Murdered Teen's Cellphone, a Voice Says, 'Down the Hill'

Authorities with the Carroll County Sheriff's Office in Delphi, Ind ., released this photo of a man they'd like to speak to in the case of two teens who were killed. "This young lady is a hero, there's no do...More..