Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

No more 7.45pm Champions League starts next season No more 7.45pm Champions League starts next season

UEFA announces a number of changes to the Champions League and Europa League starting from the 2018-19 season, including changes to kickoff times. From next season, all of Serie A's top four will go straight into the group stages, as opposed to ...

FreedomWorks Declares 'Digital Day of Action' to Protect Internet Freedom FreedomWorks Declares 'Digital Day of Action' to Protect Internet Freedom

The resolution has support from 50 members - all 49 members of the Democratic caucus, including both Vermont senators, as well as Sen. The measurehas the support of 150 Democrats but no Republicans, indicating that even if Markey's bill could pass th...

North Korean general and Ivanka Trump at Olympic close North Korean general and Ivanka Trump at Olympic close

A North Korean envoy making a rare visit to South Korea said Sunday that his country was willing to open talks with the United States, a rare step toward diplomacy between enemies after a year of North Korean missile and nuclear tests and direct thre...

Iraq sentences 16 Turkish women to death over IS ties Iraq sentences 16 Turkish women to death over IS ties

Human Rights Watch has criticised the courts for handing down death sentences for non-violent crimes , and claims that numerous women were tricked or coerced into joining the terrorist group. Human Rights Watch denounced the rulings as "unfair". T...

Israel arrests 10 Palestinians linked to teen protester Ahed Tamimi

In testimony to an Israeli military court in December, then-16-year-old Ahed Tamimi reportedly said that she thought that the soldier she had slapped had also been responsible for shooting her cousin. "Muhammad is critically injured because of the ...

Interviewer calling New Zealand prime minister 'so attractive' decried as 'sexist' Interviewer calling New Zealand prime minister 'so attractive' decried as 'sexist'

Well used to condescension - even ridicule - from their larger neighbour, New Zealanders have hit back at Charles Wooley's fawning portrayal of Jacinda Ardern , 37, in which he confessed to be being " smitten " by her. Maybe I've lost all my sensi...

CDC scientist allegedly made odd comment to neighbor the day he disappeared CDC scientist allegedly made odd comment to neighbor the day he disappeared

A neighbor revealed an odd and startling detail about the Morehouse graduate, according to CBS News . Tiara told the New York Times that she spoke with her brother the day he disappeared, saying "he sounded not like himself", leaving her con...

Baichung Bhutia resigns from all posts of TMC on Twitter Baichung Bhutia resigns from all posts of TMC on Twitter

The union junior minister for home, Kiren Rijiju had said that Bhaichung , despite high regards for Mamata Banerjee , was unhappy with the way the TMC chief held Sikkim responsible for the 104-day-long strike and agitation in Darjeeling.

Rallies Are Happening Across Canada Calling For Justice For Tina Fontaine Rallies Are Happening Across Canada Calling For Justice For Tina Fontaine

I drew the line, and that's why she got killed. A jury has found Raymond Cormier , 56, not guilty of second-degree murder in the death of Tina Fontaine , 15, three years ago in the Manitoba capital. There is a tremendous amount of sadness and the...

Pakistan Put on Terror Financing Watchlist by Financial Action Task Force Pakistan Put on Terror Financing Watchlist by Financial Action Task Force

But the list of jurisdictions identified to have strategic AML/CFT deficiencies does not include Pakistan and instead lists Ethiopia, Iraq, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Vanuatu and Yemen. A statement from FATF after the P...

Al-Quds' Church of Holy Sepulchre Closes Amid Row with Occupation Authorities Al-Quds' Church of Holy Sepulchre Closes Amid Row with Occupation Authorities

The church is considered the holiest site in Christianity, built where Christians believe Jesus was crucified, buried and resurrected, and is a major pilgrimage site. Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox and Armenian church leaders said the site would rema...

Huge quake strikes off Papua New Guinea Huge quake strikes off Papua New Guinea

Geological Survey said. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake hit about 89 kilometers (55 miles) southwest of Poregera. Homes in the region were "a mix of vulnerable and natural disaster resistant construction". The impact should be ...

Brexiteer Labour MP Predicts Both May & Corbyn Will Survive Brexit Vote Brexiteer Labour MP Predicts Both May & Corbyn Will Survive Brexit Vote

Speaking on BBC's Andrew Marr Show , the 55-year-old said: 'The customs arrangements at the moment are hard-wired into the membership treaty so I think everyone now recognises there has to be a new treaty. Sir Keir said of the move: "Obviously it'...

Compare Congress' 48-year rule with BJP's 48-month governance: Modi Compare Congress' 48-year rule with BJP's 48-month governance: Modi

By Modi's own calculation, the number of years that the Nhru-Gandhi family were in government comes to 46 years and not 48 as claimed by the prime minister. His daughter Indira Gandhi ruled the nation for 14 years and her son Rajiv Gandhi was the Pri...

Trump visit with Mexican president put on hold Trump visit with Mexican president put on hold

Per the Post , both U.S. and Mexican officials agreed that the reason why the visit has been called off was Pena Nieto wanted to avoid "public embarrassment" and Trump wouldn't offer him that assurance. Mr Trump refused to back down on his border w...

Syrian Kurdish leader arrested in Prague at Turkey's request Syrian Kurdish leader arrested in Prague at Turkey's request

Turkey, which regards the PYD and its military wing, the People's Protection Units (YPG), as offshoots of the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ), issued red notices for Muslim and 47 high-ranking PKK members in November 2016. Muslim is a Syria...

Foreign defence attaches visit LoC; briefed about Indian atrocities Foreign defence attaches visit LoC; briefed about Indian atrocities

In a tweet Dr Vaid said " Firing/ shelling in Uri area leading to shifting of hundreds of people to safer areas. It said that Shaheed Inzamam - the resident of village Tetrinot - was carrying out routine work at a crush plant at Poonch river bank...

4 critically injured by explosion and fire in UK's Leicester 4 critically injured by explosion and fire in UK's Leicester

Eyewitnesses said there was thick smoke in the area. " Electricity supply has been cut off for a number of properties in the Hinckley Road area while emergency services deal with the incident ". Four people were hospitalized in critical condition f...

Clashes in West Bank, Gaza over US' Jerusalem embassy move Clashes in West Bank, Gaza over US' Jerusalem embassy move

Top Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat slammed the Trump administration's plan, saying that the White House showed its determination "to violate global law, destroy the two-state solution and provoke the feelings of the Palestinian people".

Small plane crash kills four in southeastern Utah Small plane crash kills four in southeastern Utah

A small aircraft that was forced to land in Grand Junction after encountering bad weather during its trip from Alberta was reported missing after departing the southern Colorado city a day later. On Friday, search-and-rescue crews detected a signal f...

Chief of Staff John Kelly Will Decide on Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Chief of Staff John Kelly Will Decide on Jared Kushner's Security Clearance

Kushner, who has been tasked with a laundry list of complex political issues despite his lack of experience, is among dozens of White House aides who have been working without permanent security clearances for more than a year. Kushner moved into t...

Threats made against several NJ schools Friday 'not credible' Threats made against several NJ schools Friday 'not credible'

Police say the threat was made Wednesday by a 16-year-old student at Belen High School, about 30 south of Albuquerque. Officials investigating suspected threats at a handful of New Jersey schools, including the Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School Dis...

Zuma and Ramaphosa all smiles at farewell party Zuma and Ramaphosa all smiles at farewell party

On the eve of the shooting, Ramaphosa said in an email discussion between Lonmin and government officials that incidents of violence around the strike were "plainly dastardly criminal acts and must be characterised as such". Ministers and Deputy Mini...

Newly-wed man killed by bomb delivered as gift Newly-wed man killed by bomb delivered as gift

The wedding took place on February 18 and the gift was also received by the couple on the same day. The bomb exploded when they opened the gift at their house. Police are yet to detain a suspect in this connection but are not ruling out past enmity a...

NRA faces corporate backlash after latest US school shooting NRA faces corporate backlash after latest US school shooting

Clayton-based Enterprise Holdings, which runs the Enterprise, Alamo and National vehicle rental groups, announced that it will end the discount deal it has with the NRA on March 26. Twitter users told corporate accounts they would stop buying ...

Everything you need to know about (even more) incoming wintry weather Everything you need to know about (even more) incoming wintry weather

Road crews have been out since before 3 am in Emporia and across Lyon County as travel got slick in spots overnight. National Weather Service predicts less than 0.1 of an inch of ice accumulation is possible. If you must travel, plan on hard condit...

More than 20 staff leave ICRC over purchase of sex More than 20 staff leave ICRC over purchase of sex

In the statement , Daccord described in detail the ICRC policy on sexual misconduct by employees or paying for sexual services amid reports of several charities reviewing the behavior of their staff. Kevin Watkins, chief executive of Save the Childr...

Primary suspect in Demafelis murder now in custody of Lebanon: DFA Primary suspect in Demafelis murder now in custody of Lebanon: DFA

Alan Peter Cayetano, Philippine foreign secretary, welcomed news of the arrests as "a critical first step in our quest for justice for Joanna". On Friday, the Philippines foreign secretary said the suspect is under arrest in Lebanon. Philippine off...

United Nations diplomats locked in talks on Syria ceasefire United Nations diplomats locked in talks on Syria ceasefire

Air strikes on the Syrian rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta have killed more than 500 civilians in seven days, 127 of them children, a monitoring group said on Saturday. "How many more people will die before the Security Council agrees to take up this ...

Russia's most advanced fighter arrives in Syria Russia's most advanced fighter arrives in Syria

The Russian press has dubbed Prigozhin the "chef" for Russian President Vladimir Putin , and Prigozhin was charged as part of the U.S. investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections. A Syrian businessman, who spo...

Saudi Arabia to construct opera house in Riyadh Saudi Arabia to construct opera house in Riyadh

The astronomical sum earmarked will go towards building new venues and flying in Western acts. With the lifting of the driving ban on the horizon, Riyadh announced Sunday that women can now open their own businesses without the consent of a husba...

United States to move to 'phase 2' if North Korea sanctions don't work United States to move to 'phase 2' if North Korea sanctions don't work

The United States said yesterday it was imposing its largest package of sanctions against North Korea , intensifying pressure on Pyongyang to give up its nuclear and missile programmes. North Korea has become increasingly reliant on global trade in ...

Opposing ideas on gun control clash at Florida town hall Opposing ideas on gun control clash at Florida town hall

Close to 10 p.m., Kasky, a Jewish senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School , made a request of Florida Senator Marco Rubio . The former 2016 presidential contender was confronted about accepting over $ 3 million in donations from the Na...

Pres. Trump, Australian PM Touted 100 Years of Strong Relations Between Countries Pres. Trump, Australian PM Touted 100 Years of Strong Relations Between Countries

Turnbull noted that this year marks "100 years of mateship" between the USA and Australia. A little over a year after their "most unpleasant" phone call, US President Donald Trump will welcome Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to the W...

Schools and players named in FBI probe Schools and players named in FBI probe

Yahoo Sports went through hundreds of pages of documents on the expenditures of prominent former National Basketball Association agent Andy Miller , his former associate Christian Dawkins and his agency, ASM Sports . Pitino was sacked for his ap...

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