Sumsam Bukhari expected to become new information minister Punjab

A regional Pakistani minister was forced to resign after a video of him delivering rude and derogatory remarks against Hindus surfaced online - causing fellow politicians to promptly ostracize the " embarrassing " speaker. "Don't operate under the de... More..

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Looking beyond Mueller, Democrats cast investigative nets
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Looking beyond Mueller, Democrats cast investigative nets

BuzzFeed reporter Jason Leopold claimed in an interview Saturday that his report detailing how President Donald Trump directed his former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress was confirmed by Cohen him...More..

Hillary Clinton says she won't run for US president in 2020
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Hillary Clinton says she won't run for US president in 2020

The former secretary of state said she was deeply troubled by the state of the country but nevertheless would not stand again. I'm not going anywhere, ' she said. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump ...More..

Canadian treasury board minister quits over SNC-Lavalin scandal
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Canadian treasury board minister quits over SNC-Lavalin scandal

True, but the new facts and arguments senior Liberals threw at Wilson-Raybould for four months past year after she told them she had made up her mind all seemed to be political arguments and threats against h...More..

Algeria's Bouteflika offers to leave within one year if re-elected
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Algeria's Bouteflika offers to leave within one year if re-elected

The presidency has not detailed when he will return from the Geneva hospital, which was calm when AFP visited on Sunday. In a presidential candidacy message, which his campaign director, Abdelghani Zaalane,...More..

Trump says congress grilling of Cohen contributed to summit 'walk'
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Trump says congress grilling of Cohen contributed to summit 'walk'

President Donald Trump . A high-stakes second meeting to strike a disarmament deal with the North's Kim Jong Un broke up in disarray Thursday in Hanoi, without even a joint statement. "No one can believe t...More..

Boy's hand completely bitten off after trying to play with dog
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Boy's hand completely bitten off after trying to play with dog

Battalion Chief Jason Cook, Layton City Fire Department, told Gephardt Daily at the scene that the traumatic incident occurred at about 3:30 p.m., at 1042 N. "So at this point, it doesn't seem like reattachment...More..

1,500 turtles wrapped in duct tape found in bags at Manila airport
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

1,500 turtles wrapped in duct tape found in bags at Manila airport

Filipino customs officials found four suitcases left in the arrivals area of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport near Manila on Sunday. It's unclear where these turtles and tortoises were headed to, howe...More..

Malaysia ready to back firms in finding missing flight MH370:The Asahi Shimbun
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Malaysia ready to back firms in finding missing flight MH370:The Asahi Shimbun

Weeks' husband was one of the passengers who boarded flight MH370 in Kuala Lumpur , but never reached his destination of Beijing. He said the government was still waiting for proposals from seabed explorat...More..

Pius XII: Vatican to open secret Holocaust-era archives
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Pius XII: Vatican to open secret Holocaust-era archives

But the Holy See has been under pressure to make the Pius XII documentation available sooner and while Holocaust survivors are still alive. Jewish groups, who have long campaigned for the records to be rele...More..

US House panel launches sweeping obstruction probe into Trump
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

US House panel launches sweeping obstruction probe into Trump

Shedding light on how partial the investigation would be, Nadler told ABC News before he issued the document requests that he's convinced that Trump has obstructed justice . White House had received th...More..

Husband and stepdaughter nabbed for the murder of Jacquelyn Smith
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Husband and stepdaughter nabbed for the murder of Jacquelyn Smith

As we previously reported , Mr. Smith told police a year ago that after celebrating his daughter's birthday at a nearby restaurant, the couple was driving home when they noticed a young woman on the side of the...More..

Another minister resigns over scandal that threatens Trudeau
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Another minister resigns over scandal that threatens Trudeau

As Minister of Indigenous Affairs, she outlined the mandate of her young department with an hour-long public presentation of the dire social indicators facing Indigenous people - shorter life spans, higher rate...More..

Victor claims $1.5 billion lottery jackpot in US
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Victor claims $1.5 billion lottery jackpot in US

The unnamed person who bought that ticket reportedly let another customer ahead in line to buy a Mega Millions ticket. It is the largest jackpot payout to a single victor in U. For months, SC residents had spe...More..

Democrats draft anti-Semitism resolution in response to Omar’s remarks
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Democrats draft anti-Semitism resolution in response to Omar’s remarks

Omar's criticism of the Israeli influence on USA politics have already made her the target of numerous attacks by both Republicans and her fellow party members, who accused her of invoking an anti-Semitic trope...More..

US House panel issues 81 document requests in Trump obstruction probe
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

US House panel issues 81 document requests in Trump obstruction probe

Nadler said Mueller and prosecutors conducting investigators in the Manhattan U.S. Attorney's Office are aware of the committee's action. The committee is requesting a cache of documents from the White Hou...More..

Wounded and alone, children emerge from last ISIS enclave
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Wounded and alone, children emerge from last ISIS enclave

Early on Monday, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said they had slowed their assault on Islamic State because more civilians were trapped in the area, though it vowed to capture it soon. As they trickled ou...More..

DP Ruto’s Pilot dies in Chopper crash
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

DP Ruto’s Pilot dies in Chopper crash

The pilot of Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto , Captain Mario Magonga , and four Americans have died after their chopper crashed in the north-west Turkana County. Kitutu Chache South MP Richard Onyon...More..

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau shuffles cabinet amid corruption scandal
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau shuffles cabinet amid corruption scandal

Previously, she had said her intention was to remain in caucus and continue to serve as the representative for Vancouver Granville. Unusually, the official headquarters for the Department of Veterans Affairs ...More..

US House panel demands Kushner clearance details from White House
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

US House panel demands Kushner clearance details from White House

Kushner had his interim security clearance stripped a year ago. Setting Oliver off was a New York Times report last week that found President Donald Trump ordered former chief of staff John Kelly to g...More..

Trump Attacks the Russia Investigation in CPAC Speech
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Trump Attacks the Russia Investigation in CPAC Speech

So now they go in and morph into "Let's inspect every deal he's ever done". "This is how I got elected, by being off script. and if we don't go off script, our country is in big trouble, folks", he began. Sun...More..

New Orleans crash driver spoke of 'drinking problem'
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

New Orleans crash driver spoke of 'drinking problem'

Toney also allegedly admitted to an arresting officer that he has "a drinking problem" and "should have gotten help", according to The Advocate . The motive was not yet clear; however, The Advocate reporte...More..

Video catches avalanche ripping through Ten Mile Canyon near Interstate 70
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Video catches avalanche ripping through Ten Mile Canyon near Interstate 70

Colorado-based Brandon Ciullo took footage of the avalanche engulfing Tenmile Canyon, as he drove on the I-70 interstate highway near Frisco, Colorado . The heavy snowfall prompted the Colorado Avalanche Inf...More..

U.S. Closes Jerusalem Consulate That Gave Palestinians A Link To Washington
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

U.S. Closes Jerusalem Consulate That Gave Palestinians A Link To Washington

The United States is expected to move ahead with a downgrade of its mission to the Palestinians on Monday by merging its Jerusalem consulate with the embassy to Israel, a U.S. Senior White House Advisor Jared...More..

Bitter cold Monday morning
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Bitter cold Monday morning

It has also prompted a rare March Wind Chill Advisory for the entire area Sunday night into Monday where wind chill values could drop to minus 30 degrees. The forecast is now calling for a low of minus 12 deg...More..

United Kingdom official welcomes olive branch from hard-line Brexiteers
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

United Kingdom official welcomes olive branch from hard-line Brexiteers

The backstop, strongly opposed by the majority of lawmakers, would see Northern Ireland be aligned to some of the European Union single market rules effectively keeping the entire United Kingdom in a single c...More..

Moon calls for resumption of DPRK-U.S. talks
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Moon calls for resumption of DPRK-U.S. talks

Trump claimed Thursday that North Korea was "not ready" to meet the United States' conditions in order to reduce the sanctions imposed on the country. The United States and North Korea have said they intend t...More..

Brother of man killed by police wants justice
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Brother of man killed by police wants justice

Schubert said the decision not to file charges against the officers "does not diminish in any way the tragedy, the anger and the frustration that we heard since the time of his death". Two Sacramento police off...More..

Shamima's IS fighter husband wants to take her to Netherlands
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

Shamima's IS fighter husband wants to take her to Netherlands

Under Dutch law, Riedijk would face just six-years in prison for joining the terrorist organisation if he returned to the Netherlands. Local media in Arnhem have revealed he was raised in a "lovely" middle cl...More..

U.S. Senate appears set to reject Trump's border wall emergency declaration
by | Monday, March 04, 2019

U.S. Senate appears set to reject Trump's border wall emergency declaration

Trump made the declaration in February after Congress approved just $1.375 billion for border security, far short of the $5.7 billion he had sought. "If we take away those checks and balances, it's a risky thin...More..