Northern Ireland: high turnout drives Sinn Fein vote as Greens stay #Awake4Bailey

Prime Minister Theresa May has said Britain will leave the EU's single market and likely the customs union after Brexit, which would make the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland the UK's only land border with the European Unio... More..

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French presidential candidate Fillon urges supporters to fight on
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

French presidential candidate Fillon urges supporters to fight on

Francois Fillon said he won't give in to pressure from France's Republican party and that he'll stay in the race for the presidential election following a rally he said proved his legitimacy as a candidate. Sun...More..

40000 flee Mosul in fresh push against Isil
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

40000 flee Mosul in fresh push against Isil

The terrorists, he said, are moving from house to house and deploying snipers. Iraqi forces launched attacks against IS-held neighbourhoods in western Mosul from three points on Sunday morning. Iraqi forces b...More..

AG Sessions first met Russian envoy in meeting by Obama Admin
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

AG Sessions first met Russian envoy in meeting by Obama Admin

Mr. Trump even called the mounting outrage over Sessions' Russian contacts a "witch hunt" himself on Thursday. Trump's administration has been scrutinized over its communications with Russian officials. Thi...More..

UP Elections 2017: Modi on campaign overdrive as clock ticks towards D-Day
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

UP Elections 2017: Modi on campaign overdrive as clock ticks towards D-Day

The prime minister's focus on Varanasi is also seen as his attempt to show his responsibility for his constituency and the verdict of UP elections. It will also fail and then again a roadshow will be held ... ...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Sunday weather: Forecasters warn of wintry conditions

Highs will be in the low to mid 40's. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible. Sunday|Morning showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 50s. Winds of 15 to 20 miles per hour with g...More..

US Hubby Gives Hyderabadi Wife Talaq on Whatsapp
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

US Hubby Gives Hyderabadi Wife Talaq on Whatsapp

The woman denied having received any such Talaq message from her husband. According to the woman, Meher Noor, 20, her husband Abdul Ateeq 25, called her three days ago instructing her to leave her place since...More..

North Korea fires 'unidentified projectile' into Sea of Japan - Seoul
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

North Korea fires 'unidentified projectile' into Sea of Japan - Seoul

It was not immediately clear what type of missiles were fired, but the North has conducted a series of ballistic missile tests over recent months. The apparent missile was launched from a known long-range mis...More..

Berkeley Braces for Protests Ahead of 'March 4 Trump' Rally
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Berkeley Braces for Protests Ahead of 'March 4 Trump' Rally

Just hours before the rally began, President Trump tweeted claims that former President Obama wiretapped the Trump Tower in NY prior to the election. A few weeks later in February, thousands marched in support ...More..

SF gains in NI vote as turnout highest since 1998
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

SF gains in NI vote as turnout highest since 1998

If the two parties cannot resolve their differences and form an administration within three weeks, the assembly's executive could be suspended and the province fully governed from London. Nationalist candidat...More..

Malala hopes entire next PSL is held in Pakistan
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Malala hopes entire next PSL is held in Pakistan

After years of being left languishing in the dark, cricket in Pakistan was back in the limelight with the Gaddafi Stadium shimmering under the Lahore night sky. The PSL cannot be compared to the Big Bash of...More..

Moscow offers to let Sarah Jessica Parker meet with Russian ambassador
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Moscow offers to let Sarah Jessica Parker meet with Russian ambassador

Senator - meetings which have prompted Democrat-led calls for his resignation. THE RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT has found an unlikely new target as the inquiry into its links with Donald Trump rumbles on: Sarah Jessica...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Trump Accuses Obama of Tapping Trump Tower Phones

Obama , through a spokesman, denied that he or any White House official ordered such surveillance. A spokesman for Obama told The New York Times on Saturday that these accusations were "simply false". "...More..

65000 forced to flee recent north Syria fighting
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

65000 forced to flee recent north Syria fighting

The Iraqi advance is approaching densely populated sections of the city, were narrow streets and alleys would require Iraqi forces to dismount armored vehicles and advance on foot, likely engaging ISIS militant...More..

16 killed as Iraqi forces push deep into W. Mosul
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

16 killed as Iraqi forces push deep into W. Mosul

Erbil is east of the city of Mosul where Iraqi forces are still fighting Daesh. The battle to retake west Mosul from the Islamic State group has pushed more than 45,000 people to flee, the International Organ...More..

Suspected chemical attack in Iraq's Mosul: Red Cross
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Suspected chemical attack in Iraq's Mosul: Red Cross

Their ranks rose by more than 10,000 in the past two days, the government said. Iraqi forces are battling inside west Mosul to retake it from Daesh in a major push launched on 19 February, but have also moved...More..

Iraqi forces in Mosul fight Islamic State counter-attack
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Iraqi forces in Mosul fight Islamic State counter-attack

The statement did not specify whether the seven were wounded in one or more attacks, how the chemical weapons were delivered, or who was responsible. Last August, the Russian Air Force destroyed an IS chemica...More..

China lowers growth target to 6.5% amid debt concerns
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

China lowers growth target to 6.5% amid debt concerns

On China's disputes with neighbouring countries, Fu said China advocates dialogue and peaceful solutions in addressing those issues. A pedestrian walks past an advertisement featuring a cartoon figure resem...More..

Vice President Mike Pence blasts the AP for publishing wife's email address
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence blasts the AP for publishing wife's email address

The revelation came late Thursday when the IN attorney general's office released 29 emails from the AOL account that Pence used as governor, IN response to multiple public records requests from the Indianapo...More..

N. Korea likely to retaliate on visa-free removal, experts say
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

N. Korea likely to retaliate on visa-free removal, experts say

Two women - one Vietnamese and one Indonesian - have been charged with murdering Kim Jong-Nam, with airport CCTV footage showing them approaching the heavyset 45-year-old and apparently smearing his face with a...More..

Iraqi troops in 'heaviest clashes yet with Isis' since Mosul push began
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Iraqi troops in 'heaviest clashes yet with Isis' since Mosul push began

The agency has not said what chemical agents might have been used. The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Iraq, Lise Grande, called for an investigation. US-backed Iraqi forces on Sunday launched a new push towar...More..

The Dangerous Implications of Democrats' Obsession with Trump's Yemen Raid
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

The Dangerous Implications of Democrats' Obsession with Trump's Yemen Raid

Casualty figures have been slow to emerge but officials said seven alleged al-Qaeda militants were killed in the strikes on Thursday. Davis said the strikes were conducted in coordination with Hadi's governme...More..

Trump tweets conspiracy theory about Obama wiretapping him
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Trump tweets conspiracy theory about Obama wiretapping him

In a series of morning tweets on Saturday, Mr. Trump suggested Obama was behind a politically motivated plot to upend his campaign . Nothing found. Brietbart continues that twice in 2016, the Obama admi...More..

Why is rape accused still a minister, Guv asks Akhilesh
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Why is rape accused still a minister, Guv asks Akhilesh

Earlier today, the police had initiated proceedings for a look out notice against Prajapati following reports that he may try to escape overseas to evade arrest. He was addressing an election rally in Ambedkarn...More..

Tral Encounter: One Policeman Killed, 3 Injured In Encounter In South Kashmir
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Tral Encounter: One Policeman Killed, 3 Injured In Encounter In South Kashmir

The other was a Pakistani terrorist identified as Saif-ul-lah alias Osama. Half of the house was brought down by the security forces but militants were still firing on them. However a law and order problem er...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

House Committee Establishes Parameters For Russia Investigation

Adam Schiff of California fumed to reporters after the panel got a closed briefing from Federal Bureau of Investigation head James Comey. (Schiff) "I would say at this point, we know less than a fraction of w...More..

Tony Blair Denies Seeking White House Job
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Tony Blair Denies Seeking White House Job

Mr Blair's spokesman refused to be drawn on the claims, saying: "I'm not going to comment on private conversations". "The story in the Mail on Sunday is an invention ". He does so in a private capacity. ...More..

Henrico apartment fire leaves 21 people homeless
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Henrico apartment fire leaves 21 people homeless

A massive fire at a 135-unit apartment complex in Hartford has left almost half of its residents displaced, fire officials say. The building sustained heavy fire damage in the fourth-floor west apartment and ...More..

Alleged chemical weapon attack in Iraq would be a war crime
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Alleged chemical weapon attack in Iraq would be a war crime

US -backed Iraqi army units shut the last main exit out of the Islamic State group's stronghold in western Mosul, controlling access to the city from the northwest, a general and residents there said on Wednesd...More..

USA under-20s qualify for 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

USA under-20s qualify for 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup

They have previously finished as runner-ups in 2009 and 2013. The second half descended into a scrappy affair that saw referee Jafeth Perea Amador dish out six yellow cards - including a second booking to K...More..

Ashleigh Barty ends 'monster week' with two Malaysian Open titles
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Ashleigh Barty ends 'monster week' with two Malaysian Open titles

The win means Barty will play either Japan's Nao Hibeno or Polish player Magda Linette in the final, where a win could see her climb into the world's top 100. More..

Attorney General Sessions To Recuse Himself From Any Trump Campaign Investigations
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Attorney General Sessions To Recuse Himself From Any Trump Campaign Investigations

As for his September meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in his Senate office, Sessions said he didn't recall many details, before naming terrorism and Ukraine as topics that came up. President Tr...More..

Politics Obasanjo - May the Fortune of Nigeria Never Sink Like PDP
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Politics Obasanjo - May the Fortune of Nigeria Never Sink Like PDP

Obasanjo said this at the display of 40 African traditional drums in his honour to celebrate his 80th birthday celebration. Mbang who said he owes no one any apology about his opinion on Obasanjo and leaders...More..

MH370 families plan private search for missing plane
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

MH370 families plan private search for missing plane

The tripartite co-operation between Malaysia, Australia and China will convene on the search of MH370 when credible evidence arises, said Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. He told reporters that an global team of expe...More..

McIlroy gives rib tick of approval after successful return
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

McIlroy gives rib tick of approval after successful return

After a five-under 66 on Saturday, Thomas leads world No. 1 Dustin Johnson by a stroke and four-time major victor Rory McIlroy and five-time major champ Phil Mickelson by two with one round to go at the WGC-Mex...More..