Thompson incurs four-stroke penalty before losing ANA Inspiration play-off

The 22-year-old American couldn't overcome the gut-punch of a four-shot penalty applied in the middle of her final-round Sunday at the Dinah Shore Tournament course at Mission Hills Country Club, despite making three birdies in her final six holes ... More..

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Trump's latest executive order threatens global campaign against climate change

BEIJING/OSLO Nations led by China and the European Union rallied around a global plan to slow climate change on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump began undoing Obama-era plans for deep cuts in U.S. En...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Egypt's el-Sissi and America's Trump

Trump aides say the president will assure both leaders that he would "continue to maintain a strong and sufficient level of support to Egypt and Jordan", despite a budget outline that slashes foreign humanitari...More..

Oxford wins boat race after WWII bomb removed from Thames
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Oxford wins boat race after WWII bomb removed from Thames

The Cambridge women came in 11 lengths ahead crossing the finishing line, a dramatic turnaround from their near-sinking in last year's competition. Oxford never recovered from the setback, allowing Cambridge ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Ivanka, Kushner hold real estate worth $741M

His investments range from prestigious venture capital fund Andreessen Horowitz to self-storages units in Ohio. According to the White House, he is still in the process of divesting more than US$1 million in in...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Ayodhya issue should be resolved through talks: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

A number of issues will be on the agenda however, it is particularly crucial for farmers who were promised loan waiver programme by Prime M inister Narendra Modi ahead of the elections during his poll campaign....More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Petersburg subway in Russia injures several

Several Russian news organizations circulated images of a mangled train auto and what appeared to be a smoke-filled station. President Putin said that all possible causes are being examined including terrorism....More..

Trump says U.S. is ready to act alone on North Korea
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump says U.S. is ready to act alone on North Korea

US officials believe North Korea will continue to conduct nuclear tests with an eye to mastering the technology required to tip a long-range missile with a warhead. During his campaign he accused China of unfai...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Tributes pour in for ANC stalwart Ahmed Kathrada

DA leader Mmusi Maimane said Kathrada fought relentlessly for the freedoms South Africans share today. Like Mandela, Kathrada's activism also extended to the Palestinian struggle, which he was vocally support...More..

Man almost bumps into Kim Kardashian, she says it wasn't an 'attack'
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Man almost bumps into Kim Kardashian, she says it wasn't an 'attack'

Several outlets ran the pictures and stated that the mother-of-two had been "physically assaulted" by the man, but Kim quickly took to her social media to set the record straight. "Not attacked me. Hope he's ...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump national security aides complete North Korea policy review

When Trump won the election, this opened up the intriguing possibility of a major shift in U.S. "That is what they are going to respect, and that's what they are going to respond to". "Denuclearization of the K...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Singer Luke Bryan, jokingly, gets political about ACM Awards

Florida Georgia Line may have lost entertainer of the year to Jason Aldean , but the country duo owned the Academy of Country Music Awards, thanks to some help from the Backstreet Boys. Rhett also won male voc...More..

Trump walks out on signing ceremony without actually signing order
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump walks out on signing ceremony without actually signing order

President Donald Trump on Friday predicted that his first summit with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping next week would be a "very difficult" one as the United States can no longer afford job losses and massiv...More..

EU's Brexit negotiating stance revealed by European Council President Donald Tusk
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

EU's Brexit negotiating stance revealed by European Council President Donald Tusk

In her letter, the prime minister expressed her belief that "it is necessary to agree the terms of our future partnership alongside those of our withdrawal from the European Union". Within hours of the result o...More..

DA charges Helen Zille over colonialism tweets
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

DA charges Helen Zille over colonialism tweets

She later tweeted that she was not defending colonialism and apologised for the tweet . "She has contributed immensely to the growth and success over the past decade", Maimane said in a statement . "The ini...More..

Bill Clinton praises McGuinness for peace shift
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Bill Clinton praises McGuinness for peace shift

In his latter years Martin McGuinness played an important role in moving the republican movement away from their murderous actions into mainstream politics. The Sinn Féin politician died in hospital in the earl...More..

Trump Says US Prepared to Deal With North Korea On Its Own
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump Says US Prepared to Deal With North Korea On Its Own

Asked what might motivate China to help, Mr Trump said: "I think trade is the incentive". North Korea could hit the U.S. Are with missile before the end of president trump's turn. Nuclear-armed North Korea is u...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

London attack: Khalid Masood 'died from shot to chest'

School children aged nine and 10 from Al-Sadiq and Al-Zahra Schools clasped yellow roses and held signs which read "Islam says no to terror" and "please don't kill innocent people" as they walked across the riv...More..

Big clean-up under way in flood-ravaged Australia
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Big clean-up under way in flood-ravaged Australia

The Logan River peaked at 10 metres on Saturday and is gradually receding, however some properties may still have floodwaters through homes on Sunday morning. Three men and two women were killed in separate inc...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Islamic State Number Two Believed Killed In Air Strike

Jumaili is reportedly ISIS's minister of war, second to none other than ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, however, his exact rank within the terrorist group is not confirmed and he has not been mentioned by t...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

China to expand trade with Australia

Port Adelaide's chief executive officer Keith Thomas and general manager of China Engagement and government relations Andrew Hunter have been invited to the Prime Minister's official reception for Premier Li an...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Gavin Grey: Cheeky Spain fighting Britain for sovereignty over Gibraltar

The EU suggested last week that Spain would get a veto over the territory's future relationship with the trading bloc - angering the enclave of 32,000 people on the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula. The do...More..

China: US trade orders should respect international rules
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

China: US trade orders should respect international rules

But as someone who is not a career politician and still made it to the White House, Donald Trump is always one to surprise. Hours after the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg News reported that the memo signal...More..

Zuma under fire after 'midnight ministerial massacre' in South Africa
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Zuma under fire after 'midnight ministerial massacre' in South Africa

Maimane said the opposition would not push for a secret ballot because the time had come for those in the ANC who did not support Zuma to make their stance known publicly. In a statement from the president's of...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Police seek second teen in case of sexual assault streamed on Facebook

Superintended Johnson said he was at the 10th District Police Station while the victim's mother approached him showed him screenshots of the video. Chicago Police Department Area Central Detective Commander B...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Thousands gather in London to protest Brexit in 'Unite for Europe' march

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni , who was hosting the summit, said that over the past dozen years the EU's development had stalled. "I come from Poland and now I can live here". European Union leade...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump Envoy Jason Greenblatt Meets Abbas in Jordan

The emir also used the occasion to blast Israel's decades-long occupation of Palestinian land, calling for "collective action to pressure the global community - and the UN Security Council - to reject the estab...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Armenia set to hold parliamentary elections

But the campaign has already been marred by opposition claims that the government is preparing mass electoral fraud. Some opposition leaders warned that they would stage protests against possible violations. ...More..

Rep. Devin Nunes Cancels Intelligence Committee Hearings Amid Calls to Step Down
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Rep. Devin Nunes Cancels Intelligence Committee Hearings Amid Calls to Step Down

The former deputy AG was sacked ten days into her stint after she instructed the Justice Department not to defend Trump's travel ban executive order in court. "Last week, U.S. Representative Devin Nunes - a m...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Rankin: Schaefer sitting Final Four hero Morgan William hard to figure

CT guard Crystal Dangerfield (5) sits in the locker room after the team's loss to Mississippi State in an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinals of the women's Final Four, Saturday, April 1, 2017, in D...More..

Egyptian high court unblocks ban on islands transfer to Saudis
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Egyptian high court unblocks ban on islands transfer to Saudis

The Court of Urgent Matters struck down the January ruling of the High Administrative Court. Saudi Arabia has backed Mr Sisi financially since he led the military's overthrow of his Islamist predecessor, Moha...More..

Indian sailors on small boat hijacked off Somali coast
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Indian sailors on small boat hijacked off Somali coast

Pirates have hijacked an Indian commercial ship off the coast of Somalia, the second attack in weeks after years of inactivity by pirates, industry and security sources said on Monday. Shankar said the pirates ...More..

Development for All, Appeasement of None, Says UP CM Yogi Adityanath
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Development for All, Appeasement of None, Says UP CM Yogi Adityanath

On Wednesday, the second day of Navratri, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath stepped into the official residence of the chief minister at 5, Kalidas Marg, Lucknow at the auspicious hour of 12.10 pm....More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Trump signs executive orders on trade, Ohio Democrats say it's not enough

The U.S. has its biggest trade deficits with China, $347 billion; Japan $69 billion; Germany, $65 billion, and Mexico, $63 billion. One of the executive orders involves the Commerce Department compiling a det...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Ahmed Kathrada, South African Anti-Apartheid Activist, Dies at 87

FW de Klerk, the white-minority president who ended the ban on the ANC, said that Kathrada was "a fearless warrior for democracy, justice and non-racialism (who) leaves an indelible mark on generations of South...More..