Saudi Arabia condemns false accusations: Interior Minister

However both U.S. treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin and British worldwide trade secretary Liam Fox are still planning to go to the late October conference, unless more details emerge about what happened in the consulate.And IMF leader Christine Laga... More..

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NI facing blackouts if there's no-deal Brexit, warns UK Government
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

NI facing blackouts if there's no-deal Brexit, warns UK Government

The EU has consistently blocked British attempts to agree on a finish date for the "backstop" that will keep the whole United Kingdom in a customs union, and now many Conservative Brexiteers are arguing a poten...More..

Gay Students And Teachers Could Be Rejected From Private Schools
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Gay Students And Teachers Could Be Rejected From Private Schools

There had been suggestions it was being kept under wraps until after the Wentworth by-election later this month. Schools could reject gay and transgender students and teachers under recommendations from a rev...More..

USA backs 'freedom of expression' after Israel holds student
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

USA backs 'freedom of expression' after Israel holds student

She was refused entry at Israel's Ben-Gurion airport near Tel Aviv on October 2 despite having a visa to study for a master's degree in human rights at Hebrew University in Jerusalem . The letter argued that...More..

Greece Taking Burden Off Working Donkeys
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Greece Taking Burden Off Working Donkeys

But animal lovers say these donkeys are being abused, and new rules to protect them are singling out overweight tourists as one of the main problems. "Animals are not at our disposal, nor are they for our use...More..

At least eight climbers killed on Nepal peak
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

At least eight climbers killed on Nepal peak

Thapa, the police spokesman, said weather conditions on the mountain were preventing search-and-rescue efforts. He said another recovery team would be sent on Sunday, weather conditions permitting. A sixth So...More..

Bodies of 11 babies found in ceiling of funeral home
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Bodies of 11 babies found in ceiling of funeral home

The site is being converted to a community center. The bodies were found in bags, most in a cardboard box and others stuffed in a small coffin, police said. "If I had them in the funeral home then my funeral ...More..

Israel kills seven Palestinians at Gaza March of Return protest
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Israel kills seven Palestinians at Gaza March of Return protest

They assailants subsequently approached an Israeli border post and were shot, the statement said. " Israel will not tolerate a situation in which fuel tankers are allowed to enter Gaza on the one hand, while ...More..

Terrifying climate change warning: 12 years until we're doomed
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Terrifying climate change warning: 12 years until we're doomed

Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) Le Cong Thanh made the statement during a high-level dialogue on climate change which took place in Hanoi on October 10. Staying within the 1.5 degre...More..

Australia considers banning immigrants from settling in major cities
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Australia considers banning immigrants from settling in major cities

Mr. Tudge said placing conditions on visas that force immigrants to stay in less popular centers for several years would increase the likelihood that they would settle in those places permanently. There are als...More..

Pope: Wuerl Can 'Justify' Actions Sheltering Predator Priests
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Pope: Wuerl Can 'Justify' Actions Sheltering Predator Priests

Once again for any past errors in judgment I apologize and ask for pardon. In one case cited in the report , Wuerl - acting on a doctor's recommendation - enabled the Rev. The shoe finally dropped for C...More..

India wins seat to Human Rights Council at United Nations with highest votes
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

India wins seat to Human Rights Council at United Nations with highest votes

India was elected to the Human Rights Council at United Nations for a period of three years, beginning January 1, 2019, after obtaining 188 votes in the Asia-Pacific category. Yet again, countries with poor...More..

Hillary Clinton's security clearance was revoked at her request
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Hillary Clinton's security clearance was revoked at her request

Heidi Heitkamp, a red-state Democrat who has billed herself as a moderate, told CNN. "I don't see all these Democratic candidates banging down Hillary Clinton's door, asking her to lock arms", she said , b...More..

by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Ireland 'cannot accept' Brexit backstop time limit, Republic's deputy PM says

The customs union proposal was advanced by Brussels as a way of keeping the Irish border open if no definitive trade deal is reached. The EU side has indicated progress on future management of the 500-km-long...More..

Georgia police called on black man babysitting white kids
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Georgia police called on black man babysitting white kids

Lewis chronicled the events in a series of Facebook Live videos . In an exclusive interview, he told CBS46 that the woman first stopped him in the parking lot of a Cobb county Walmart and asked him if th...More..

Earthquake Kills Three In Indonesia; Tsunami Warning In Papua New Guinea
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Earthquake Kills Three In Indonesia; Tsunami Warning In Papua New Guinea

As a result of the massive quake, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued warnings about the possibility of a tsunami as an aftermath. But scientists don't have any tide gauges close to the where the quak...More..

Female ranger taken by crocodile in remote Northern Territory
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Female ranger taken by crocodile in remote Northern Territory

Police found her body about 5pm less than a mile from the scene. Police said they did not know the identity of the victim. Rangers killed the crocodile. The incident is being investigated by NT WorkSafe. Ga...More..

China launches anti-halal campaign in Xinjiang
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

China launches anti-halal campaign in Xinjiang

China is undertaking unprecedented repression of its ethnic minorities including Muslim Uighurs, with authoritarian tactics potentially constituting "crimes against humanity" as human rights conditions deteri...More..

Mike Bloomberg Goes Back to Democratic Party
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Mike Bloomberg Goes Back to Democratic Party

Bloomberg says, "At key points in US history, one of the two parties has served as a bulwark against those who threaten our Constitution". In an Instagram post on Wednesday morning he said he re-registered...More..

Syrian rebels in Idlib trust Turkey, says opposition member
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Syrian rebels in Idlib trust Turkey, says opposition member

The agreement dictated that heavy weapons, tanks, rocket systems and mortars of all opposition groups would be withdrawn by October 10, and the zone will be monitored by coordinated Turkish and Russian patrols....More..

Brexit: May Pressured by Cabinet Ministers Over Indefinite Customs Union
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Brexit: May Pressured by Cabinet Ministers Over Indefinite Customs Union

Earlier Brexiteer Cabinet minister Esther McVey pointedly refused to endorse Mrs May's Chequers blueprint for Brexit, although she insisted the Prime Minister had her full support. The document stated that the ...More..

Pope Francis Accepts Resignation Of Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Pope Francis Accepts Resignation Of Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl

Rome's October summit of Bishops from around the world is focusing on "Young People, Faith and Vocational Discernment" at a time when the Church is racked with sexual abuse scandals from countries around the wo...More..

Storm Callum: Flood defences fail and homes without power
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Storm Callum: Flood defences fail and homes without power

Much of the United Kingdom will experience some heavy rain on Friday, with further spells at times during Saturday, as Storm Callum passes to the north west of the UK. A yellow weather warning for wind was issu...More..

Emergency landing astronauts to launch again in spring
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Emergency landing astronauts to launch again in spring

NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin are in what NASA director Jim Bridenstine described as "good condition" after surviving an emergency landing after a booster failure on a Rus...More..

Why it's important to understand mental health
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Why it's important to understand mental health

Yet despite how widespread mental health issues are, many people can not find adequate mental healthcare. Keeping in view the fact that half of all mental illness begins by the age of 14, World Health Orga...More..

Air India flight with 136 on board hits airport wall (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Air India flight with 136 on board hits airport wall (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The passengers were shifted to another aircraft at Mumbai to travel to Dubai. NDTV delivers reliable information across all platforms: TV, Internet and Mobile. The aircraft was declared fit for operations aft...More..

USA pastor held in Turkey may be released under secret deal
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

USA pastor held in Turkey may be released under secret deal

Despite being moved to house arrest in July after increasing pressure from the USA government, the pastor remains under the control of the authorities. "Brunson has been detained on terrorism charges ..." How...More..

Quake near Bali, Indonesia, kills at least 3
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Quake near Bali, Indonesia, kills at least 3

The magnitude 6.0 quake occurred at a depth of 9 km, and a tsunami warning has not been issued. The 6.0-magnitude quake struck off the coast of Indonesia's Bali and Java islands in the early hours, jolting ...More..

Cyclone Titli: 3 Lakh Evacuated in Odisha, Flood Fears Arise
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Cyclone Titli: 3 Lakh Evacuated in Odisha, Flood Fears Arise

Bhubaneshwar has cancelled the RRB Group D exam that was scheduled to be held on October 11 and 12 in various centres which comes under its jurisdiction as the Cyclone Titli is expected to make landfall at ...More..

Tanzanian billionaire abducted by unidentified men
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Tanzanian billionaire abducted by unidentified men

Dewji's conglomerate, the METL Group, operates in over 35 industries such as trading, agriculture, manufacturing, energy, petroleum, financial services, mobile telephony, infrastructure and real estate, transpo...More..