Pakistan minor's killer gets four death sentences

Imran Ali, 24, was today sentenced to death on four counts by an anti-terrorism court. The life sentence was for sodomy and another penalty was imposed for hiding the body in a trash heap. Police identified Ali as one of Zainab's neighbours, and CCTV... More..

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22 dead, 28 injured as multiple bomb blasts hit Borno
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

22 dead, 28 injured as multiple bomb blasts hit Borno

Babakura Kolo and Musa Ari, from the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) assisting Nigeria's military against the militants, said the bombers were all men. Earlier this week, the military warned residents of pos...More..

Saudi- Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Saudi- Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency

While the government considers who will take his place, it has imposed a state of emergency for the next six months. "We recognise and share concerns expressed by the government about incidents of violence an...More..

Don't be alarmed but an 'earthquake' has just hit Somerset
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Don't be alarmed but an 'earthquake' has just hit Somerset

The British Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.4 quake has shaken southern Wales. Today's quake was the "biggest onshore United Kingdom event in 10 years" and 8 million times smaller than the magnitude ...More..

Israeli troops injured by explosive device near Gaza
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Israeli troops injured by explosive device near Gaza

The proposed plan also calls for the recognition of Israel as a Jewish state, keeping territorial water and airspace under Israeli control and reaching a "just solution" to the issue of Palestinian refugees. Ro...More..

No. 10 Auburn can't overcome slow start at SC
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

No. 10 Auburn can't overcome slow start at SC

Just when it seemed things couldn't get much worse for Auburn basketball on Saturday, the afternoon took a turn for the worst. Auburn battled back to start the second half as the Tigers outscored SC 34-18...More..

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, draws worldwide criticism
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, draws worldwide criticism

Kaye said that the journalists had been deprived of a fair trial without "substantial proof of their involvement in the coup attempt " and characterized the court ruling as an assault on "the remnants of fre...More..

Oxfam boss laments sex abuse criticism
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Oxfam boss laments sex abuse criticism

Mr Goldring, who is to implement the changes in the United Kingdom, said the scandal has shown that Oxfam has "betrayed" the much-needed trust that people have put into the organisation. Oxfam International's...More..

SA airport officials to share footages of fleeing Ajay Gupta
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

SA airport officials to share footages of fleeing Ajay Gupta

Zuma and the Guptas have always denied wrongdoing. It is expected that the three persons arrested earlier today during operations carried out by the Hawks at Gauteng properties, including a Bedfordview hous...More..

Trump heads Friday to Florida to meet shooting victims
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Trump heads Friday to Florida to meet shooting victims

David, a student journalist who recorded footage of the shooting itself (he told CNN he wanted to show people "what's going on when these children are facing bullets flying through classrooms and students a...More..

No Evidence of Shooting at Highline College, Authorities Say
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

No Evidence of Shooting at Highline College, Authorities Say

After the threat, the college initiated an immediate lockdown for students to barricade their doors and windows while law enforcement secured the campus and evacuated buildings. Fire officials in Washington ...More..

Winter Storm Watch issued for NYC this weekend
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Winter Storm Watch issued for NYC this weekend

Gusts as high as 22 miles per hour are expected, with steady winds up to 15 miles per hour from the north. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS. A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cau...More..

Turkey indicts journalist Yucel, decides to free him pending trial
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Turkey indicts journalist Yucel, decides to free him pending trial

The German chancellor expressed her pleasure at the news of Yücel's release during a joint press conference with Poland's prime minister: "I am pleased, like many, many others, that he could leave prison to...More..

Zidane expects Real to 'suffer' in Paris after first-leg win
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Zidane expects Real to 'suffer' in Paris after first-leg win

PSG dominated on certain phases of the game against Madrid and even took the lead with Rabiot's goal. Ronaldo fizzed a shot over the bar down the other end but made no mistake when Giovani Lo Celso w...More..

Trump suggests Fla. school shooting suspect was
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Trump suggests Fla. school shooting suspect was "mentally disturbed"

Williams thought Cruz was there to pick up a younger sibling. "All I heard was 'get on the ground, get on the ground, '" a witness to the arrest said. Minutes later, when a security guard alerted her that s...More..

Jordan to ensure five-year US aid pledge
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Jordan to ensure five-year US aid pledge

Israeli solders taking positions in the Golan Heights near the border with Syria, on February 10, 2018. The Secretary will be heading to Lebanon and Turkey on Thursday. But the U.S. acting assistant secretary...More..

Trump Attorney Says He Paid Porn Actress Out of Own Pocket
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Trump Attorney Says He Paid Porn Actress Out of Own Pocket

Following the reports of Cohen's statement on Tuesday, as well as a story published by The Daily Beast this week regarding a book proposal by Cohen, Rodriguez told the Associated Press that Clifford now b...More..

Sessions Praises 'Anglo-American Heritage Of Law Enforcement'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Sessions Praises 'Anglo-American Heritage Of Law Enforcement'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions may want to stick to the script next time . "Since our founding, the independently elected sheriff has been seen as the people's protector, who keeps law enforcement close to...More..

Mitt Romney delays Senate race announcement in wake of school shooting
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Mitt Romney delays Senate race announcement in wake of school shooting

Romney was in the news last month as it was announced he was treated for prostate cancer last summer. While Trump considered Romney during the presidential transition as a possible secretary of state, Romney is...More..

Two Hafiz Saeed-linked charities banned from operating in Pakistan: Sana
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Two Hafiz Saeed-linked charities banned from operating in Pakistan: Sana

Saeed, who had recently been released from house arrest, is also looking to contest the 2018 general elections in Pakistan and has, thereby, formed a party by the name of Milli Muslim League (MML). European Uni...More..

Everett man arrested on suspicion of school shooting plan
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Everett man arrested on suspicion of school shooting plan

She also indicated that her 18-year-old grandson Joshua Alexander O'Connor had been storing a rifle in a guitar case after reading about it in the journal . I need to get the biggest fatality number I possib...More..

Probe against Netanyahu: 'References about Ratan Tata incorrect'
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Probe against Netanyahu: 'References about Ratan Tata incorrect'

He added that "our government will finish its term and I am sure that in the next elections (due in 2019), I will again win your confidence". "Under both worldwide and Israeli law, the post of the accused doe...More..

Under Russian pressure to remove content, Instagram complies but YouTube holds off
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Under Russian pressure to remove content, Instagram complies but YouTube holds off

According to Navalny's video , Rybka's posts and book show that metals magnate Oleg Deripaska treated Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Prikhodko to a lavish weekend aboard his yacht in the days leading up to t...More..

India says Pakistan 'will pay' after Kashmir army camp attack
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

India says Pakistan 'will pay' after Kashmir army camp attack

Dastagir, in response to belligerent statements from his counterpart in India, on Tuesday said Pakistan will pay India in its own coin in case of any misadventure from the country's eastern neighbour. "Any Indi...More..

Trump explains refusal to declassify Dems' memo
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Trump explains refusal to declassify Dems' memo

In the letter Donald F. McGahn II offered the House committee technical assistance by the DOJ to modify the memo to mitigate the national security risks. This comes less than a week after Trump making the Rep...More..