Kerala Nun Rape Accused Franco Mulakkal To be Arrested

Police have sought a legal opinion as to whether Mulakkal, whose anticipatory bail plea is pending before the high court, can be arrested. The nun had claimed that most of the times it was unnatural sex. "The police don't have any evidence", said... More..

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France's Le Pen refuses court-ordered psych exam over ISIS tweets
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

France's Le Pen refuses court-ordered psych exam over ISIS tweets

After she sent the images, she was charged with circulating messages that "incite terrorism or pornography or seriously harm human dignity", and was stripped of her parliamentary immunity . On Thursday, Ms L...More..

Puerto Rican community remembers lives lost in Hurricane Maria one year later
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Puerto Rican community remembers lives lost in Hurricane Maria one year later

Once there, they repaired and replaced roofs, windows and doors, in addition to sanitizing and removing mold from homes. "One year (after the event) is quite good for what we generally do", U.S. "Puerto Rico ...More..

China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

The tariff and trade situation between the US and China is a tangled web, which is not easy to crawl out of. Some economists and trade analysts suspect that Trump has bigger goals than just getting China to...More..

‘Unaware if India Had Put Pressure’: Francois Hollande to AFP
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

‘Unaware if India Had Put Pressure’: Francois Hollande to AFP

In its defence, Reliance Entertainment had said that there is nothing to hide. "We are absolutely convinced that the prime minister is corrupt... Everything will be clear", Gandhi said. The BJP and the Congre...More..

MARYLAND SHOOTING: Sheriff says suspect is in critical condition
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

MARYLAND SHOOTING: Sheriff says suspect is in critical condition

They warn that the situation is still fluid and ask people to avoid the area. Multiple people were shot and killed Thursday at a Rite Aid distribution center in northeast Maryland . Sheriff's deputies said t...More..

by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

"Small Men Who Lack Vision": Imran Khan Slams India Over Cancelled Talks

Indian foreign ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said: "There would be no meeting between the foreign ministers any longer". CPEC is an important part of Beijing's Belt and Road Initiative, but lack of transp...More..

Fact Check Friday: Trump's faulty take on sexual assault a sobering moment
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Fact Check Friday: Trump's faulty take on sexual assault a sobering moment

Brett Kavanaugh's path to the Supreme Court is looking rocky. But the committee's chairman, Republican Senator Chuck Grassley , said the panel would hold a vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation on Monday unles...More..

'Divisive, Dangerous': TX Sheriff Slams Beto O'Rourke for Comments on Police
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

'Divisive, Dangerous': TX Sheriff Slams Beto O'Rourke for Comments on Police

The tweets may lean toward O'Rourke, but as the congressman said onstage at Southern Methodist University, 50 percent of rural Texans don't have reliable access to broadband internet. O'Rourke, who is challengi...More..

Trump Attacks Kavanaugh Accuser By Name Amid Negotiations For Hearing
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Trump Attacks Kavanaugh Accuser By Name Amid Negotiations For Hearing

Abandoning his previous restraint, US President Donald Trump challenged the credibility of the woman accusing his Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault on Friday (Saturday NZ Time ), declaring that if the ...More..

Trump weighs in on Supreme Court nominee claims - Ireland
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Trump weighs in on Supreme Court nominee claims - Ireland

Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-Michigan) says she agrees that the FBI should investigate a sexual assault allegation against Judge Brett Kavanaugh. For Democrats hoping to hurt Trump before November congressional...More..

Philippines typhoon toll climbs as searchers dig for landslide missing
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Philippines typhoon toll climbs as searchers dig for landslide missing

Storm surges raised sea levels by as much as four meters higher than usual in Tsim Sha Tsui, the South China Morning Post reported . The Hong Kong government described the damage as "severe and extensiv...More..

Donald Trump sees 'tremendous progress' in North Korea
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Donald Trump sees 'tremendous progress' in North Korea

In his statement on Wednesday, Pompeo said commitments made at a summit between the leaders of North and South Korea were positive enough that the U.S. "I wish there would be an opportunity for my fellow ci...More..

Netanyahu threatens 'crushing' response after Hezbollah missile boast
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Netanyahu threatens 'crushing' response after Hezbollah missile boast

Russian President Vladimir Putin has all but absolved Israel of responsibility for the downing, saying it was a "tragic chain of circumstances". "The label marking the Ilyushin-20 on the navigation control ra...More..

Rep. Pete King: Page's FISA Warrant Application 'Not an Honest One'
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Rep. Pete King: Page's FISA Warrant Application 'Not an Honest One'

Mark Warner , the ranking member on the Senate Intelligence Committee, issued a stark warning after President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the release of sensitive materials related to the Russian Federatio...More..

Shark Attacks 12-Year-Old Girl Near Australia’s Great Barrier Reef
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Shark Attacks 12-Year-Old Girl Near Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

A woman in her mid-30s was being transported to hospital in a serious but stable condition this evening after being bitten by a shark while swimming in the Whitsundays. The RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter is circling...More..

US, Poland to bolster defence ties
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

US, Poland to bolster defence ties

Poland has already met the 2%-of-GDP defence-spending level that the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies agreed to work toward by 2024 - a spending goal that Trump used to bludgeon other North Atlantic Tr...More..

Kim Jong-un welcomes South Korean leader in Pyongyang for historic summit
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Kim Jong-un welcomes South Korean leader in Pyongyang for historic summit

On Monday, Moon told senior aides at Cheong Wa Dae, "I'm going to have candid talks with Kim to find common ground between Washington's demand for denuclearization measures and Pyongyang's demand for an end to ...More..

At Least 40 Feared Trapped In Philippines Landslide
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

At Least 40 Feared Trapped In Philippines Landslide

Authorities there raised the storm warning signal to T10 earlier, the highest possible level. In China , all flights at Guangzhou International Airport were canceled from midday Sunday through Monday morning...More..

Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation

Trump signaled that he was open to a delay in the confirmation process after Blasey Ford recently accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault back when they were both in high school. Democrats, already opposed to Mr K...More..

Is Triple Talaq Ordinance Ruling Govt’s Political Opportunism?
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Is Triple Talaq Ordinance Ruling Govt’s Political Opportunism?

The laws include allowing men to divorce by simply uttering the Arabic word " talaq ", or divorce, three times - and not necessarily consecutively, but at any time, and by any medium, including telephone, text ...More..

Grassley Fires Back at Requests From Ford's Lawyers
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Grassley Fires Back at Requests From Ford's Lawyers

However, the professor has demanded a Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into her allegations before she testifies, changing her earlier offer to testify. Kennedy added that the allowance of a hearing fo...More..

Woman who claims Kavanaugh tried to sexually assault her reveals identity
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Woman who claims Kavanaugh tried to sexually assault her reveals identity

The judge was seen arriving at the White House on Monday morning but there was no immediate explanation of the reason for his visit. An official working closely with his team described Kavanaugh as "shake...More..

McConnell Slams Democrats for Timing of Sexual Assault Allegation Against Kavanaugh
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

McConnell Slams Democrats for Timing of Sexual Assault Allegation Against Kavanaugh

The political implications were still being sorted out. Feinstein announced Thursday that she had received a letter referencing an allegation against Kavanaugh but she did not provide specifics. Mike Co...More..

S. Africa's top court legalises personal, private cannabis use
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

S. Africa's top court legalises personal, private cannabis use

It's been a good day for marijuana users as the Constitutional Court ruled that the private use of marijuana is now legal . It has not yet commented on the ruling, which is binding. In political terms, th...More..