National Football League free agency: Jamaal Charles released by Chiefs

General Manager Rick Spielman discusses the Minnesota Vikings' decision to not exercise the 2017 portion of Adrian Peterson's contract . The 31-year-old is coming off a meniscus tear in his right knee that limited him to 72 yards on 37 carries over ... More..

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Nigerian Senate to send delegation to South Africa over xenophobic attacks
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Nigerian Senate to send delegation to South Africa over xenophobic attacks

MTN SA's revenue increased by 4.7% to R42 billion, fueled by an increase of 1.9% in service revenue and growth of 11.4% in data revenue. On March 13, a new management team under incoming CEO Rob Shuter takes ...More..

Mystery as family-of-four disappear in France
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Mystery as family-of-four disappear in France

France has been transfixed by the mysterious disappearance of a family of four near Nantes, a city close to the country's west coast. Mr Sennes opened a murder investigation in the case this week after inve...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Ontario hydro bill reductions to cost ratepayers more in the future

Ontario households should see lower hydro bills by June. "Electricity isn't a luxury". The NDP want participation in the program to no longer be mandatory, but for people to have a choice based on what rates ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

'Save Delhi University' march to begin shortly

Speaking on whether knowingly or unknowingly he has drawn himself into the controversy, Kiren Rijiju said, "I have never waded into the controversy". Also read - Amitabh Bachchan: Social media users should ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Ramjas row: Delhi Police lodges Gurmeher Kaur's FIR

The protest march which began from the university's North Campus's Art Faculty moved towards Khalsa College, amidst slogans of "Afzal ke yaaron bharat chhodo" and "Bharat Mata ki Jai". They have been booked und...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Five Injured In Charlotte Maxeke Hospital Roof Collapse In Johannesburg

Among the injured are a hospital employee, two patients and two construction workers who were part of the group working on the affected area. "In 2012, there was a report on structural defects at the Charlott...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Kansas killing: Last rites of Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla performed in Hyderabad

He was assigned a court-appointed attorney, and his bond remains set at $2 million. "Based upon the initial investigative activity, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, in conjunction with the U.S. I kept ask...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

ISIS Issues Unprecedented Threat in China

The first Islamic State group threat against China has been made, according to jihadist tracking experts. "Xinjiang is an area of special concern because of its region's ethnic and religious ties to neighbori...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Al Franken calls on Sessions to come 'forward with the truth'

According to the Post , Sessions had two separate meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, one of which, according to Justice Department officials speaking to the paper, was a private meeting last Se...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

US, S Korean Financial Regulators Discuss Expanding Sanctions Against N Korea

Mattis, who made South Korea his first stop on his first trip overseas as Defense Secretary last month, reiterated the US commitment to the defense of its ally in a phone call Wednesday with his South Korean co...More..

Voting gets underway in Northern Ireland
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Voting gets underway in Northern Ireland

The Ulster Unionists and nationalist Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP), which have presented themselves as an alternative cross-community partnership, are bidding to wrest control away from the fractiou...More..

UP Elections: Police raids Gayatri Prajapati's residence in Lucknow
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

UP Elections: Police raids Gayatri Prajapati's residence in Lucknow

The minister was not found there. Is the police trying to shield the main accused in the case since he is known to be very close to the ruling Samajwadi Party?Sources however in the police department indicate...More..

Bomb Threat Against Muslim Students Leads to Building Evacuation at Concordia University
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Bomb Threat Against Muslim Students Leads to Building Evacuation at Concordia University

The bomb threat was in a letter purportedly sent by a group calling itself the Council of Conservative Citizens of Canada, or C4. Concerns about Islamaphobia have been on the rise in Canada. Benoit Boisselle ...More..

Lower LPG prices take effect
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Lower LPG prices take effect

It was priced at Rs 651.50 per 14.2-kg cylinder till yesterday, according to state-owned oil companies. The steepest hike comes only a month after the price of a cylinder was hiked by Rs 66.5 on February 1. H...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Mattis to Iraq: No, We're not Here for your Oil

US-backed Iraqi forces advancing in western Mosul fought off a counter-attack by the militants during bad weather in the early hours of Thursday, officials said. The coalition estimates that the number of I...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Bomb Threats Against Jewish Facilities Reach Alaska

He added that he wasn't sure what the president meant. "Sometimes when fear is brought into our world, sometimes we need to take a deep breath and realize that the best thing that we can do is to turn around ...More..

Dow Halts Record Run, but February Was Still Mighty for Markets
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Dow Halts Record Run, but February Was Still Mighty for Markets

Shares of US defense companies - Boeing, Raytheon, General Dynamics and Lockheed Martin - rose after Trump said he would seek to boost Pentagon spending by $54 billion in his first budget proposal. ETrade Finan...More..

PRASA appoints acting CEO
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

PRASA appoints acting CEO

However, in subsequent meeting held late meeting on Monday, the Prasa board voted unanimously to dismiss Letsoalo, with immediate effect. Prasa's spokesperson, Nana Zenani , told Fin24 on Tuesday that the ...More..

CPIM seeking action against RSS leader, call to behead Kerala CM
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

CPIM seeking action against RSS leader, call to behead Kerala CM

A video tweeted by news agency ANI shows RSS Mahanagar Prachar Pramukh of Ujjain Kundan Chandrawat making the stunning statement. "Will PM and his government stop remaining silent?" tweeted Yechury. The leade...More..

Theresa May Faces First Parliamentary Defeat Over Brexit
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Theresa May Faces First Parliamentary Defeat Over Brexit

The House of Lords voted Wednesday to amend and thereby delay a bill empowering Prime Minister Theresa May to begin Brexit negotiations, demanding guarantees for European Union nationals living in Britain. It c...More..

MEPs Vote to Lift Marine Le Pen's Immunity Over Graphic ISIS Images
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

MEPs Vote to Lift Marine Le Pen's Immunity Over Graphic ISIS Images

The European Parliament was responding to a request from the French judiciary as Le Pen, who is an MEP, is now under investigation for posting the ISIS propaganda on Twitter in 2015 . Le Pen could not immediat...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Police & Crime Commissioner welcomes report on Lincolnshire Police

But a minority of forces artificially suppress demand by "down-grading" emergency calls to justify slower response times, says the report. Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) found that victims ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Atlas V rocket honors fallen Ventura County firefighter with inscription

ULA is launching the mission for the National Reconnaissance Office, which is known to develop and operate space-based reconnaissance systems for U.S. 'The integrated mission team overcame many challenges this ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Heavy rain possible for Tuesday night

Temperatures below freezing are set to return to the Hamilton area on Thursday and stick around until Sunday. Tuesday evening is forecast to be cloudy with 40-per-cent chance of showers this evening and rain ...More..

Democratic women will wear white to Trump's congressional address
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Democratic women will wear white to Trump's congressional address

House Democratic Caucus Vice Chairwoman Linda Sanchez told the Los Angeles Times: 'It's really important to show that what candidate Trump said about women and the way that he has behaved toward women in the ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Islam will be largest religion in the world by 2070, says report

Baha'i , the world's youngest independent religion, founded in 1817, is the largest non-Christianity religion in one state, South Carolina. It predicts the proportion of Muslims will double there by 2050, from ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Surveys show China factory activity picks up steam

Despite new orders contracting, goods producers have raised the output levels for the first time since March 2015, causing the rise to reflect in the sharpest accumulation of finished goods stock for 15 months....More..

BJP leaders growing in desperation: Akhilesh
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

BJP leaders growing in desperation: Akhilesh

Earlier the PM claimed of a clear majority for the BJP. Attacking chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati said his uncle (SP leader Shivpal Yadav) was enough to set right the "babua" of the Samajwadi Party. Ref...More..

Trump lays out 'goals' for immigration reform
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Trump lays out 'goals' for immigration reform

The new order will replace the old order that was blocked by the federal courts. The federal government initially blocked USA green card holders before offering those legal residents special permission to co...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Kansas To Report Whether Taxes Hit Projections In February

Before the official numbers were released to the public, though, Budget Director Shawn Sullivan commented on Twitter that February revenues would have exceeded projections even if those estimates hadn't been ...More..

Trump On Spicer's Phone Check: 'I Would Have Done It Differently'
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Trump On Spicer's Phone Check: 'I Would Have Done It Differently'

Trump says "Sean Spicer is a fine human being", but adds, "I would have gone one-on-one with different people". Spicer took action after an Federal Bureau of Investigation official told the White House the N...More..

Why Politicians Are Wearing White to President Trump's Big Speech
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Why Politicians Are Wearing White to President Trump's Big Speech

Not wearing white tonight: Melania Trump, who showed up wearing black. White has become the go-to color for celebrating women in politics at many points throughout history. In fact, Hillary Clinton wore a w...More..

North Korea vows toughest response to South Korea-US drills
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

North Korea vows toughest response to South Korea-US drills

It was clear to the Japanese side that those options encompassed a USA military strike on North Korea, possibly if Pyongyang appeared ready to test an ICBM, this person said. While Washington and Seoul characte...More..

USA crude stocks rise, product inventories down
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

USA crude stocks rise, product inventories down

Traders also weighed pressure from concerns over higher oil production in the US against support from expectations that the market is tightening as a result of production cuts in the Middle East and Russian Fed...More..