White House demands probe over Obama power use

Another tweet read, "How low has President Obama gone to tapp (sic) my phones during the very sacred election process". Sen. Marco Rubio is on the Senate Intelligence Committee and he says the White House "will have to answer as to what exactly" ... More..

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German-Turkish tensions rise over cancelled campaign events
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

German-Turkish tensions rise over cancelled campaign events

Bekir Bozdag condemned the decision stating that what has happened is unacceptable. Mr Bozdag has already cancelled his planned visit to Germany, where he had been also due to meet his German counterpart....More..

Pac-12 Women's Basketball Tournament championship preview: Stanford vs. Oregon State
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Pac-12 Women's Basketball Tournament championship preview: Stanford vs. Oregon State

It's really hard to beat a team three times in one season, so we knew that they would be hyped coming into it. The Oregon Ducks are allowing 30.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33 rebounds per ga...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Best stocks of the day: American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL)

The highest analyst price target is $65.00, which implies a rally of 58 percent. AAL has been the subject of a number of other reports. Finally, Barclays PLC started coverage on shares of American Airlines Gr...More..

Pyongyang warns of strong response to US-South Korea drills
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Pyongyang warns of strong response to US-South Korea drills

Some observers suggest that the president, given Trump's past rhetoric on this issue, may move to completely overhaul US policies regarding North Korea, potentially opening the door to a more aggressive approac...More..

Malaysia to deport N Korean arrested in Kim killing
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Malaysia to deport N Korean arrested in Kim killing

Anifah said that earlier in the week, Malaysia demanded that North Korea apologize for criticizing the investigation into the February 13 killing of Kim Jong Nam at Kuala Lumpur's airport. UKM deputy director...More..

Olympian Sakshi Malik slams Haryana govt, Vijay Goel for not fulfilling promises
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Olympian Sakshi Malik slams Haryana govt, Vijay Goel for not fulfilling promises

Soon after wrestler Sakshi Malik won a bronze for India at the Rio Olympics last August, promises of monetary awards started pouring in. "Nobody asked them to make that (announcement), but to gain cheap popul...More..

Malaysia Condemns Use Of VX Agent In Killing Of North Korean
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Malaysia Condemns Use Of VX Agent In Killing Of North Korean

The North Korean embassy here continued to attract local and foreign media today especially in the wake of Malaysia's announcement that ambassador Kang Chol was to leave the country within 48 hours from yesterd...More..

Iraqi Forces Launch New Push Toward Mosul Old City Center
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Iraqi Forces Launch New Push Toward Mosul Old City Center

On Saturday, the UN's humanitarian coordinator in Iraq, Lise Grande, said the alleged use by IS of chemical weapons earlier this week in an eastern district was "horrible". The road connected Mosul to Tal Afa...More..

Another examination question paper leaked using WhatsApp
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Another examination question paper leaked using WhatsApp

Bhambwani said the question paper may have been circulated to a large number of students as the WhatsApp group it was circulated in was a "WhatsApp Invite Group". Inspector Chetan Kakde of Vashi police said tha...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Malaysia expels North Korea ambassador over Kim murder

Malaysia on Thursday abruptly scrapped a visa-free pact with North Korea over the assassination of Kim Jong- nam at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on February 13. He also accused the country of "colluding...More..

British PM appeals for United Kingdom stability amid Brexit preparations
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

British PM appeals for United Kingdom stability amid Brexit preparations

Speaking at the Scottish Conservative Conference in Glasgow, May said she wanted "to make clear that strengthening and sustaining the bonds that unite us is a personal priority for me", reminding the audience t...More..

British PM May Urges Scottish Nationalists To Drop 'Tunnel Vision' on Independence
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

British PM May Urges Scottish Nationalists To Drop 'Tunnel Vision' on Independence

There has also been pressure brought to bear on Theresa May by the her party to make moves to block a Scottish referendum vote through the process of Section 30 where it suggested that the Scottish Government m...More..

Rape-accused minister at large
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Rape-accused minister at large

Meanwhile, yesterday passports of Prajapati and other accused have also been revoked so that they can not fly out of the country. Police said that non-bailable warrants have also been issued against six other...More..

Twelve treated for chemical weapons agents in Mosul since March 1
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Twelve treated for chemical weapons agents in Mosul since March 1

USA -backed Iraqi forces have taken back parts of Mosul since January and are working to retake the rest of the city, street by street, The Wall Street Journal reported. Coalition airstrikes in Iraq and Syria...More..

Allotment murder: Man, 40, arrested after grandmother found dead
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Allotment murder: Man, 40, arrested after grandmother found dead

Neighbour Zak Gulle, 68, said: "She was strangled with a rope in a shed near hers, her clothes were pulled over her head, that's what one of her allotment friends told me". Detective Chief Inspector Noel McHugh...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Iraqi forces launch a new push to take western Mosul

JOC statements quoted by AFP news agency said security forces were attacking the neighbourhoods of al-Dindan, al-Sumood, Tal al-Raman and al-Dawasa, where the provincial governor's offices are located. "All...More..

2nd arrest made in cold case of missing Georgia teacher Tara Grinstead
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

2nd arrest made in cold case of missing Georgia teacher Tara Grinstead

Bo Dukes, whose uncle Randy Hudson owns Hudson Pecan Company, was arrested by the GBI just before 11 a.m. Friday. During his first appearance last week, a judge revealed he is also being charged with burglary...More..

United States aircraft carrier to enter South Korea for joint military drill
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

United States aircraft carrier to enter South Korea for joint military drill

The reason that military action against North Korea is being mentioned anyway, the newspaper concluded, is because of the calculation that China's concerns about instability on the Korean Peninsula could be exp...More..

Fillon says not to quit French presidential race despite probe
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Fillon says not to quit French presidential race despite probe

According to Odoxa , he would earn 26.5 percent of respondent's initial vote and thereby top both Macron and Le Pen in April. Jacques Myard, a member of the French National Assembly from The Republicans (...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

China using travel warnings as a political tool against South Korea

The company said it had no comment Friday, but one of its units, Lotte Duty Free, said that its shopping websites were knocked offline Thursday by what it believed to be a cyberattack from Chinese IP addresse...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Malaysia tightens border checks to stop North Korean murder suspects fleeing

As Ri had allegedly given the two women and others a ride to the airport, it was hoped that he could reveal key details of the February 13 attack, in which the two women are suspected of using their bare hands ...More..

All Blacks Sevens into Las Vegas semis
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

All Blacks Sevens into Las Vegas semis

The series leaders after two rounds, they opened their account with a 24-0 whitewash of Brazil before dispatching England 27-5. "We didn't give up and believed in ourselves right to the very end". Cape Town - T...More..

Against 'outside meddling': China to boost defense budget by 7% in
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Against 'outside meddling': China to boost defense budget by 7% in

The report is a blueprint for the country's economic policy in 2017. China set a target of 6.5 to 7 percent past year and ultimately achieved 6.7 percent growth, supported by record bank loans, a speculative ...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Slain Chicago girl detailed abuse in diary; grandmother convicted

Ford, a 275-pound bruiser, wore a belt around her neck to regularly whip the 70-pound child. During her stay, Ford and the girl's father refused to give her food and water and did everything they could to kee...More..

Photo of Clinton reading about Pence's email scandal goes viral
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Photo of Clinton reading about Pence's email scandal goes viral

US Vice President Mike Pence used a private email account for matters of public business as governor of IN, the US media reported. Pence discussed homeland security issues and sensitive matters with top adviser...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

President Obama Will Receive the JFK Library's "Profile in Courage" Award

According to CNN , the John F. Kennedy Foundation said it recognized Obama for "expanding health security for millions of Americans, restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba and leading a landmark global acc...More..

Union Minister Kushwaha condemns PM Modi's road show in Varanasi
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Union Minister Kushwaha condemns PM Modi's road show in Varanasi

The Prime Minister ensured the crowd that if they give him majority government, "I will give you accountability". The festive season, with the festival of colours Holi around the corner and the narrow lanes o...More..

Seeded UK will play Tennessee-Georgia victor in SEC Tournament
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Seeded UK will play Tennessee-Georgia victor in SEC Tournament

Kentucky leads the series 8-3. A regular-season finale loss combined with a couple of upsets dropped Georgia to the No. 8 seed in next week's SEC Tournament . · De'Aaron Fox scored Kentucky's first eight poi...More..

China to boost defence spending by 7 percent
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

China to boost defence spending by 7 percent

Yu said China would "remain committed" to the formula. China is also dealing with increased tensions in the Korean Peninsula, where the US and South Korea are preparing to deploy a missile-defence system th...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Malaysia rejects accusation of non-compliance with United Nations sanctions on DPRK

Kang's expulsion came about because North Korea did not meet a deadline on the evening of February 28 to respond to a Malaysian demand for an apology over the envoy's critical remarks, Anifah indicated. The inv...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Malaysia-North Korea ties deteriorating

North Korea has denied accusations it was involved in the killing. Both say they were duped into thinking they were playing a harmless prank. Mr Kang, who had become a fierce critic of his host country, said ...More..

China's annual congress to focus on corruption, economy
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

China's annual congress to focus on corruption, economy

China has said that it will increase military spending by about 7% this year, just days after Donald Trump outlined a boost to the United States defence budget. Trump has signalled support for Taiwan - which...More..

Never asked PM to touch electric wire: Akhilesh Yadav
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Never asked PM to touch electric wire: Akhilesh Yadav

People in a Muslim locality offered him a shawl when his cavalcade passed through it. The Prime Minister began his speech with throaty chants of "Har Har Mahadev", an incantation to Lord Shiva which has also ...More..

Latest from Trump: Obama was 'tapping' my phones in October
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Latest from Trump: Obama was 'tapping' my phones in October

Trump's campaign and administration have continued to face reported ties to Russian Federation; intelligence officials concluded the country tried to interfere with the us election. Breitbart , the media ou...More..