Indian Among 3 Killed By Terrorists In Kabul

Last month, the Indian Embassy had condemned a fatal attack on Hindus and Sikhs that resulted in 20 deaths in Jalalabad. Kabul police chief's spokesman, Hashmat Stanekzia, says the bodies were left in Mussahi, a volatile area of the Afghan capita... More..

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Magnitude seven quake strikes near Lombok

Lombok Island was hit hard by a 6.4 magnitude quake last Sunday which killed 16 people and injured another 162. There were no immediate reports of casualties, but authorities said the quake might have caused ...More..

Rough governor's race highlights Tennessee primary election | Washington
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Rough governor's race highlights Tennessee primary election | Washington

Phil Bredesen for U.S. Senate race, and Franklin-based businessman Bill Lee , who will take on Karl Dean in the governor's race. On the eve of the primary vote, supporters of Black's campaign, perhaps rea...More..

Up to 20 feared dead in Swiss Alps plane crash
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Up to 20 feared dead in Swiss Alps plane crash

It was not clear how many people were on the plane. The vintage aircraft crashed into the Piz Segnas mountain in the Flims resort on Saturday. Local newspaper Blick reported that all passengers aboard the...More..

DACA program should be fully restarted, federal judge rules
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

DACA program should be fully restarted, federal judge rules

A Washington , D.C. -based federal judge ruled on Friday that the Trump administration must fully restore the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, saying the government's rationale for dropping ...More..

Parents warned about new online ‘challenge’ urging teens to end their lives
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Parents warned about new online ‘challenge’ urging teens to end their lives

Authorities across the globe have become increasingly concerned following the rise in deaths connected to the WhatsApp Momo suicide game. Authorities in Mexico have also issued a warning. Others have liken...More..

California's desolating Carr Fire was started by a flat tire
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

California's desolating Carr Fire was started by a flat tire

The Carr Fire was 39 percent contained after killing six people and incinerating 1,067 homes. Jerry Brown. "We're being surprised". Following years of drought and a summer of record-breaking heat, enormous ...More..

Police called on black student eating lunch at Smith College
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Police called on black student eating lunch at Smith College

The latest incident happened to a student at Smith College , Massachusetts , who is also now working as a teaching assistant and residential adviser for the summer. The school said its policy prevents it fr...More..

Girl visiting USA abducted at Reagan National Airport
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Girl visiting USA abducted at Reagan National Airport

An Amber Alert has been issued for a young Chinese girl who went missing from Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Virginia Thursday morning. A 12-year-old Chinese tourist who went missing from a Washing...More..

USA progress in reuniting migrant families 'disappointing', says judge
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

USA progress in reuniting migrant families 'disappointing', says judge

Some entered illegally, others at ports of entry. "In reviewing the status report it appears that only 12 or 13 of close to 500 parents have been located, which is just unacceptable at this point", Sabraw s...More..

Aamir Khan denies getting an invite to Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Aamir Khan denies getting an invite to Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony

In February this year, the previous Khyber Pakthhunkhwa (KP) government had clarified alleged misuse of its helicopters by PTI chief Imran Khan, stating the government-owned helicopters were never used for his ...More..

Tampa police: 4-year-old girl dead after being thrown into river
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Tampa police: 4-year-old girl dead after being thrown into river

At around 4 p.m. calls started coming into police from witnesses who saw the mother park near the river then drag the girl by her arms from the vehicle into the water. Witnesses were shaken up, the police chief...More..

Mosque Attack Leaves at Least 30 Dead in Afghanistan
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Mosque Attack Leaves at Least 30 Dead in Afghanistan

It said it was behind one of the deadliest of those assaults in April; a suicide bomber detonated his explosives among Afghans lining up at a government office in a Shiite neighborhood in Kabul to register to...More..

The heat in South Korea: the number of victims increased
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

The heat in South Korea: the number of victims increased

It was just the second time for the country to see recorded temperatures rise above the 40 C threshold, following a reading of 40 in the southeastern city of Daegu on August 1, 1942, according to the South's Yo...More..

New study sheds light on death toll from Hurricane Maria
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

New study sheds light on death toll from Hurricane Maria

Due to differences in calculation methods, there have been various estimates of the number of deaths in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria . Some deaths were a direct outcome of Hurricane Maria, including resi...More..

Venezuelan government: Explosions were attempted attack on President Nicolas Maduro
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Venezuelan government: Explosions were attempted attack on President Nicolas Maduro

The incident came as Venezuela suffers through a deep recession and humanitarian crisis, and amid opposition charges that Maduro's government is increasingly authoritarian. Firefighters at the scene were disput...More..

Jacinda Ardern returns to work with baby Neve in tow
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Jacinda Ardern returns to work with baby Neve in tow

I have the privilege of working alongside awesome people everyday. "So to them - thank you and see you soon!" Ardern has kept a low profile while on leave, apart from sharing a few videos on Facebook , inclu...More..

Aussie Soldier Lost On New Zealand Mountain Rescued
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Aussie Soldier Lost On New Zealand Mountain Rescued

The rescue operations reportedly combined three helicopters and a "snatch and grab" escape, in which the soldier and the four rescuers who had reached him by climbing the mountain were all whisked away before c...More..

Corbyn has led Labour into a nightmare of his own making
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Corbyn has led Labour into a nightmare of his own making

But he insisted that it was his priority to drive anti-Semitism out of the party for good and rebuild trust between Labour and Jewish voters. However, Corbyn's promise to "root out anti-Semites" was dismiss...More..

Yemeni officials say Saudi-led airstrikes kill at least 28 in Hodeida
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Yemeni officials say Saudi-led airstrikes kill at least 28 in Hodeida

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Yemen said it was "sending surgical material enough to treat 50 severely wounded people to the (ICRC) supported Al-Thawra Hospital in Hodeida after vicin...More..

All eyes on 'right-hand man' as Manafort trial resumes
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

All eyes on 'right-hand man' as Manafort trial resumes

Prosecutors are looking to present Gates as Manafort's accomplice in a scheme to evade the IRS and defraud banks. She said she would have documented them for tax purposes if he had. When she asked for documenta...More..

Massive Rhino Attacks SUV in Mexico Safari Park, Won't Give Up
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Massive Rhino Attacks SUV in Mexico Safari Park, Won't Give Up

As the vehicle attempts to drive away, the rhinoceros follows close by, continuing to lift it off the dirt road multiple times as it moves. The driver of the black vehicle tries to accelerate away and sounds ...More..

Meghan Markle's wedding outfit today is unlike anything she's ever worn before
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Meghan Markle's wedding outfit today is unlike anything she's ever worn before

She quickly readjusted the dress and continued waving at the cameras gathered outside the ceremony at St Mary the Virgin Church in Frensham, Surrey. Charlie is a close friend of Prince Harry from his prep sch...More..

10K Druze protest Israel 'Jewish state' law
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

10K Druze protest Israel 'Jewish state' law

Israel's Palestinian and other Arab minority - 20 percent of the population - has also slammed the law, but the Druze community's concerns have garnered more sympathy from the governing coalition. Supporters o...More..

Senate votes to release transcript of suspected Russian spy
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Senate votes to release transcript of suspected Russian spy

Butina is now in jail awaiting trial on charges of acting as an unregistered Russian agent and conspiring against the U.S.to infiltrate conservative groups including the National Rifle Association. Essentially,...More..

CNN’s Jim Acosta Spars With Sarah Sanders Over Trump’s Media Attacks
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

CNN’s Jim Acosta Spars With Sarah Sanders Over Trump’s Media Attacks

When he was traveling to Helsinki to meet Russian President Vladamir Putin, he called the press the "enemy of the people ". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks during the daily press ...More..

Migrant shelter employee accused of sexually abusing 14-year-old migrant girl
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Migrant shelter employee accused of sexually abusing 14-year-old migrant girl

Fernando Negrete, 32, was arrested after he was seen "kissing and inappropriately touching" a 14-year-old girl at the Southwest Key facility in Phoenix , AZ Family reported , citing a police report . "That...More..

Suspect in Houston doctor's murder killed himself, police say
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Suspect in Houston doctor's murder killed himself, police say

Joseph James Pappas , the man accused of murdering the former doctor of George H.W. Bush , was found dead on August 3 after he was confronted by Houston Police officers, said officials. "The potential thre...More..

Dozens of goats invade Boise neighborhood
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Dozens of goats invade Boise neighborhood

A reporter for KTBE said on Twitter that the goats were going from "house to house, eating everything in sight". They then began wandering from lawn to lawn, looking for snacks, meeting the neighbours and...More..

Denmark issues first fine for wearing niqab
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Denmark issues first fine for wearing niqab

She was given a 1,000 kroner fine (£120) after refusing to remove it on the request of the police. They also told her to either remove her veil or leave the public area, but she chose to keep her headwear on. H...More..