Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers: Bafana Bafana to arrive Wednesday

Nigeria's Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr , has said Saturday's qualifying match against Bafana Bafana of South Africa will be a hard game for the team. South Africa is a good opponent but I think we should win the game. "But the meeting we ha... More..

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Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility

Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee investigating allegations of Russian interference in last year's presidential election marks his first public comments since he was abruptly fired by T...More..

Wide strike of doctors in Delhi
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Wide strike of doctors in Delhi

The protest are happening all across the country and reportedly over 1 lakh doctors within the country are expected to take part. Around 10,000 doctors from various parts of the country, including North Eas...More..

Seattle City Council OKs tax on soda, sugary drinks
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Seattle City Council OKs tax on soda, sugary drinks

In a letter to the City Council preceding the vote, National Coffee Association President Bill Murray voiced his opposition to the proposed ordinance, calling for a specific exemption to coffee beverages. T...More..

EU, China fail to agree on steel, trade dumping at summit
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

EU, China fail to agree on steel, trade dumping at summit

Merkel also tackled civil rights, saying she and Li had resolved the issue of German political foundations working in China which she said were crucial for a stronger civil society. The EU leaders said the ...More..

Pro-Khalistan slogans raised in Golden Temple complex
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Pro-Khalistan slogans raised in Golden Temple complex

A group of Sikh youths had even raised pro-Khalistan slogans on the periphery of the temple near the Akal Takht. In a related development, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Kirpal Singh Badun...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony

Comey's memos are of particular interest to congressional investigators following reports last month that the then-FBI director wrote a memo following a meeting with Trump, detailing how the President allege...More..

Police shoot man attacking officers with hammer at Notre Dame Cathedral: authorities
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Police shoot man attacking officers with hammer at Notre Dame Cathedral: authorities

Additional details were not immediately available. The incident comes three days after extremists used a van and knives to crush to death and kill seven people enjoying a night out in London, one of them Fren...More..

London attack: Pakistani-origin man among two attackers identified
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

London attack: Pakistani-origin man among two attackers identified

Saturday's attack was the third in as many months involving suspects who had been on the radar of British authorities. The latest opposition comes after Trump sought to ridicule the response of London mayor...More..

Trump will not block James Comey from testifying: White House
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump will not block James Comey from testifying: White House

Comey is scheduled to testify on Capitol Hill Thursday. Trump fired Comey early last month as the FBI was investigating possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation to tilt the electio...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

China's Ambassador to Germany Details Chinese-German Cooperation Potential

Speaking in Berlin Thursday about the Paris climate change accord, he said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment". "China will stand by its responsibilities on climate change", he t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

US think tank: Israel had plan to use atomic bomb in 1967

But the eventual rise of the Islamic State, coupled with the attrition of the country's ongoing civil war, has depleted Damascus' capabilities. Plagued by factionalism and blind rivalry, the Palestinians miss...More..

Man dies after new tattoo gets infected during swim
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Man dies after new tattoo gets infected during swim

He was experiencing severe pain, fever, chills and redness on and near his tattoo , according to Dr. Nicholas Hendren, an internal medicine resident at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and lead ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Foreign Minister refutes US President's claim, says Paris deal 'not for money'

Trump announced on June 1 that he would withdraw the U.S. from the deal. He never acknowledged the seriousness or even the existence of the global climate change crisis, which poses the gravest threat to hum...More..

French President Macron to visit India this year
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

French President Macron to visit India this year

At the initiative of India, Modi and then French President Francois Hollande had jointly launched the International Solar Alliance (ISA) in Paris at the UN Conference of Parties (CoP) on climate change in Pa...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Bloomberg leads mass coalition declaring support for Paris climate deal

The US President Donald Trump announced the pullout this week saying the agreement aimed at reducing global warming disadvantaged the United States and that he hoped to see a better deal. "Our duty, as ...More..

Bear breaks into home and 'plays' piano, steals food from freezer
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Bear breaks into home and 'plays' piano, steals food from freezer

A Vail Police Department officer who went to check it out found some minor damage in the unit and noted that food had been taken from the freezer. Following the report to police, the owner checked her interna...More..

Afghanistan: 7 killed in explosion at Great Mosque of Heart
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Afghanistan: 7 killed in explosion at Great Mosque of Heart

Near the border with Iran, Herat is one of Afghanistan's largest cities. So far there were no reports of injury or damage from the Indian envoy's house. "We were not the only targets, the entire diplomatic comm...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump "believes the climate is changing", Nikki Haley says

In fact, this writer's previous column in this page had reasoned why Trump would chose to walk away from the Paris Accord . After the U.S. Senate and President George W. Note the response of China's Foreig...More..

Merkel says Germany stands at Britain's side after London attack
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Merkel says Germany stands at Britain's side after London attack

China accepts its global responsibility and is ready to steer the world toward green growth, Li said in Berlin through an interpreter. After Berlin , Li will continue to Brussels, where, at a China-Europea...More..