Monday August 20-th, 2018

Lúcio warns Real Madrid ahead of Juventus Champions League showdown Lúcio warns Real Madrid ahead of Juventus Champions League showdown

Of course it wasn't enough to prevent Juventus from meeting AC Milan at Old Trafford, for the first (and last) all Italian European final. Last year Real Madrid earned a domestic and European double in Zinedine Zidane's first full season in...

Clashes rock Kashmir, three protesters lose lives Clashes rock Kashmir, three protesters lose lives

Director General of Police Shesh Paul Vaid in a statement in Srinagar claimed that top freedom movement commanders were among those killed. As reports of the pre-dawn crackdown by a joint team of the Army, Jammu and Kashmir Police and Central Res...

Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 96.9% of vote: state media Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 96.9% of vote: state media

Sisi stressed Egypt's keenness to continue working with the kingdom to strengthen the strategic partnership and ties between the two countries in the coming period for the benefit of the people of the two countries, as well as the Arab and Islamic na...

"Jaysh Al-Islam" Terrorists Start Evacuating from Eastern Ghouta's Douma

Failaq al Rahman, left Douma on Sunday, state media said . If confirmed, the departure of Jaish al-Islam from Douma would mark the end of the war for eastern Ghouta , wiping out an opposition stronghold near Damascus and underliningBashar al-As...

San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers Free Preview San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers Free Preview

Hill (1-0) allowed five hits and walked three, striking out five. He faced baserunners in every inning except the fifth. What also hurts Rodriguez is that he said he's been a die-hard Dodger fan for almost two decades. After a slow start at the pla...

Family of 8 dead in mysterious crash off cliff Family of 8 dead in mysterious crash off cliff

The infant spent most of the first month of his life in the NICU at Primary Chlidren's Hospital because of health issues that plagued him from birth, and a week after caregivers there sent him home he contracted pneumonia, necessitating that he be ho...

VK Singh goes to Iraq to bring back remains of Indians VK Singh goes to Iraq to bring back remains of Indians

Some of the family members came to New Delhi the week after to meet the minister and had placed two demands - one, that the bodies be brought back at the earliest and secondly, that the family members be compensated. "We will handover the mortal re...

Policeman, civilian shot at by militants in Anantnag, Pulwama Policeman, civilian shot at by militants in Anantnag, Pulwama

On Thursday, militants had carried out three back-to-back operations, leaving one Special Police Officer (SPO) dead and two others, including the wife of the cop, injured. He was immediately taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his wounds. Pol...

UN Security Council moves to enforce sanctions against North Korea UN Security Council moves to enforce sanctions against North Korea

Making his first foreign trip since taking power six years ago, leader Kim Jong Un met this week with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing and is due to meet this spring with the US and South Korean presidents. The sanctions target five shipping...

President Trump blasts California governor's immigrant pardons President Trump blasts California governor's immigrant pardons

Is this really what the great people of California want?' Trump tweeted , tagging Fox News, his go-to network for all news. Brown issued 56 pardons and 14 sentence commutations Friday. Referring to Trump's tweet, Brown's office told local media ...

Trump forewarns Democrats, Mexico over DACA and border security Trump forewarns Democrats, Mexico over DACA and border security

President Donald Trump is claiming that Border Patrol agents can't do their jobs properly because of "ridiculous liberal (Democrat) laws" that allow people caught for being in the country illegally to be released while they await a hearing before ...

For first time in a while, Easter falls on prank day For first time in a while, Easter falls on prank day

Sometimes referred to as All Fools' Day, the annual celebration is commemorated on the first day of April in some European and Western countries. Though people love to pull the leg of their loved ones on April 1, not many the significance and origi...

S Korean singers fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts S Korean singers fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts

Legendary South Korean singer Cho Yong-pil, who held a solo sell-out concert in Pyongyang in 2005, was another star of the show. In addition to the concert, a team of South Korean taekwondo demonstrators performed on Sunday at the Pyongyang Taekwon...

Russian Governor Resigns Over Mall Fire, Says Right Thing To Do Russian Governor Resigns Over Mall Fire, Says Right Thing To Do

The coal-mining Kemerovo region of around 2.7 million people has traditionally been considered one of Russia's most troubled regions and some have feared that Tuleyev's departure could spark a leadership crisis there. A security guard keeps an eye on...

Pulse nightclub gunman's widow acquitted of aiding murder of 49 people Pulse nightclub gunman's widow acquitted of aiding murder of 49 people

Instead the US District Court jury acquitted Salman after roughly 12 hours of deliberation since Wednesday. Ms Salman broke down in tears after the verdict and hugged her defence lawyers, CNN reported. On June 12, 2016 , Omar Mateen opened fire ...

Under Armour Says 150 Mln MyFitnessPal Accounts Hacked Under Armour Says 150 Mln MyFitnessPal Accounts Hacked

Compromised personal information included usernames, email addresses and "hashed" passwords that were passed through a one-way encryption function. "We take our obligation to safeguard your personal data very seriously and are alerting you about ...

Jason Mohammed to lead Windies in Pakistan T20s Jason Mohammed to lead Windies in Pakistan T20s

The West Indies , missing their regular skipper Carlos Brathwaite and stars like Chris Gayle and Kieron Pollard, could not handle Pakistan's varied bowling attack. Earlier, the Caribbean side's tour to Pakistan was due to take place in Novemb...

North Korea to take part in Tokyo Olympics, IOC chief says North Korea to take part in Tokyo Olympics, IOC chief says

During his three day visit, Bach also met with North Korea's Sports Minister and National Olympic Committee chairman Kim Il-guk. Bach said Kim Jong Un supported a plan to have North Korean athletes compete in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics and ...

Turkey Warns France Over Offer of Support for Syrian Kurdish Militia Turkey Warns France Over Offer of Support for Syrian Kurdish Militia

He reiterated that the SDF was the same as the PKK/PYD/YPG terror groups, underlining that a change in the name of the groups would not change Turkey's stance against them. "NATO countries like Turkey have more open delivery options, but they can als...

Congresswoman Esty under fire following revelation of harassment in her office Congresswoman Esty under fire following revelation of harassment in her office

She said that she was sharing her story "with hopes that, by speaking out about this and spreading awareness, we can prevent similar incidents from occurring in the future". Esty said she personally repaid the severance she gave Baker, but Baker earn...

Archbishop Gomez to Celebrate Good Friday Liturgy Archbishop Gomez to Celebrate Good Friday Liturgy

They were inspired by the people they met who shared their faith with them. "We are the arms and feet of Jesus and we need to solve the problems", says Finch. "We just love to watch the devotion that they have and the desire to really honor the lor...

Kosovo PM sacks security chief, interior minister over Turkish arrests Kosovo PM sacks security chief, interior minister over Turkish arrests

Tens of thousands of people have been arrested in Turkey on suspicion of having links to Gulen and the failed coup. Students of Mehmet Akif College demonstrate against the arrest of their teachers in Pristina on March 29, 2018. "I am also very happ...

We have good news to share with world about resurrection of Jesus We have good news to share with world about resurrection of Jesus

Continuing on the themes of Good Friday, Bechtold said, "The environment of Good Friday is meant to be ominous and dark... the intention of this tradition is to leave you uncomfortable and in the darkness in preparation of what's going to happen on ...

Don't write off the wonder of Tiger Woods

There was a time where fans and analysts contemplated whether we would ever see Woods on the course ever again given the physical setbacks he faced, but the four-time Masters victor fought all the way back in. Woods also revealed that, last week, h...

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to expel seven Russians over spy poisoning

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said Tuesday that it would withdraw accreditation for seven staff members of the Russian mission and deny pending accreditation to three others. In an unprecedented act of coordination, at least 24 countries have ...

Bihar Communal Riots: Clashes Erupt in Nawada over Vandalised Idol Bihar Communal Riots: Clashes Erupt in Nawada over Vandalised Idol

After communal clashes broke out in several areas in Bihar over the past week, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav blamed his former ally and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and reportedly said he was "finished". Meanwhile, Congress Legislature Party l...

Malala In Historic Return To Pakistan's Swat Region Malala In Historic Return To Pakistan's Swat Region

Yousafzai, then 14, was targeted for speaking out on girls' education. "It is her wish to again see her hometown, her school and her home, where she spent years of her life", she told The Associated Press . Her return to her hometown was eager...

Many observe Holy Thursday, washing of the feet at cathedral Many observe Holy Thursday, washing of the feet at cathedral

In each case, we share together at the table, not to re-crucify Jesus, but to remember, to keep in the forefront of our minds our forgiveness, although free to us, wasn't free. How can a sad event turn into a good one within hours? In his final com...

Cong party poster spotted in office of Cambridge Analytica Cong party poster spotted in office of Cambridge Analytica

They have an office in India. He attached three adjoining infographics that detail SCL's Indian operations and the year in which they took place. Wylie also told the lawmakers that Cambridge Analytica has offices in India and employed staff.

Karnataka polls: Eye on Mysuru votes, Amit Shah meets meets royal family Karnataka polls: Eye on Mysuru votes, Amit Shah meets meets royal family

Yeddyurappa and an attempt to counter-balance the Hindutva rhetoric, sources added. In their complaint, the Karnataka Congress said that Shah handed over a cheque of Rs 5 lakhs to family of killed RSS worker Raju with an intention to polarize vo...

Kim Jong Un To Meet With South Korean President In April Kim Jong Un To Meet With South Korean President In April

According to the official summary of the visit released by Chinese state news agency Xinhua, the North Korean leader asked China to "jointly safeguard the trend of consultation and dialogue as well as peace and stability on the peninsula".

Russia Expels More British Diplomats Russia Expels More British Diplomats

The expulsion of Russian diplomats was also reported by Australia. Moscow completely rejects the allegations of involvement in the poisoning case of Sergei Skripal - said the spokesman for Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. A hospital treating the ...

France offers to mediate between Turkey, Syrian Kurds France offers to mediate between Turkey, Syrian Kurds

Earlier in the month, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that there were 20 U.S. bases in Syria and questioned their presence, alleging Western support for the Kurds were actions leading up to an attack on his country and Iran. Meeting a del...

US, S. Korea hammer out amended trade deal in principle US, S. Korea hammer out amended trade deal in principle

The agreement is Trump's first revised trade pact since taking office. But Trump administration officials boasted of it as a major victory, one that "validates President Trump's visionary approach", as a senior administration official told report...

Afghan officials detain alleged Taliban advisor from Germany Afghan officials detain alleged Taliban advisor from Germany

In return for Mr Ghani's offer, the Taliban would have to recognise the Afghan government and respect the rule of law, including the rights of women, one of the priorities for Afghanistan's worldwide partners. Taliban officials have acknowledged ...

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