White House, Trump object to Kaepernick views of US

Per Pro Football Talk , respected NFL reporter Jay Glazer says that it's unlikely that Kaepernick will make the final roster cut, despite the fact that he's started at quarterback for the team for the past three years. Kaepernick also railed against ... More..

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Japan pledges to invest US$30 bil
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Japan pledges to invest US$30 bil

Japan announced it will invest $30 billion in support of Africa's economic growth and infrastructure over the next three years. The three mega-banks said they will expand their businesses in Africa, followin...More..

PV Sindhu awarded Rs 1 crore just after winning silver at Olympics
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

PV Sindhu awarded Rs 1 crore just after winning silver at Olympics

The 1996 men's champion Poul-Erik Hoyer Larsen was the only badminton player from Europe to win gold at the Games until Spaniard Marin came from behind to triumph 19-21 21-12 21-15 at Riocentro Pavilion 4 on da...More..

Tropical depression enters Gulf, not expected to affect Coast
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tropical depression enters Gulf, not expected to affect Coast

That depression is expected to become a tropical storm overnight and threatens to bring wind and rain to eastern North Carolina. At this time, Louisiana and MS are not expected to be affected by this storm, o...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

North Korean Olympic Athletes Return Home to Low-Key Welcome

The statement came after North Korea fired a ballistic missile from a submarine off its eastern coast on Wednesday. The statement said the North's continuing provocations with ballistic missile launches were ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Frenchman charged with British backpacker's murder in Australia

He said Ayad was "extremely violent" with police on Wednesday night when he was being transferred from a hospital, where he had undergone a psychiatric assessment, to a police station, with one officer being bi...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Indian Prime Minister urged to stop deadly Kashmir violence

All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman, Syed Ali Geelani, said that for a lasting solution to the Jammu and Kashmir dispute, the "Indian state must shun violence". They also demanded immediate ban on the us...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Challenger warns of 'manipulations' in Gabon election

Ali Bongo succeeded his father Omar Bongo who died in 2009 after more than four decades in office. Whiles Gabonese await the official announcement of results by the electoral body (CENAP), main candidates in ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

United States pursues Syria cooperation with Russian Federation amid new volatility

Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid bin Mohammad Al-Attiyah on Monday backed the deal on Iran's nuclear programme as the best available option, after talks in Doha with US Secretary of State John Kerry . The U.S. a...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

GCSE Results Day 2016: Records broken at Budehaven Community School

Charters student Connor Jackson said: "I am very pleased with my results and over-achieved, particularly in the science subjects". Headteacher Jill Gillies said: "We're absolutely delighted with the results"....More..

Mexico police 'executed' 22 people: HRC
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Mexico police 'executed' 22 people: HRC

The Mexican Government's National Human Rights Commission, CNDH, said that the 22 executions took place during a raid on the ranch by federal police who ambushed and killed 42 suspected members of the Jalisco N...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at opposition leaders: Reuters witness

The "outburst of public anger" has come about as a response to various factors including economic hardships that have condemned millions to poverty, bad governance, and infighting within the ruling ZANU-PF part...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Kerry pays whirlwind visit to Bangladesh

Kerry, who aims to try to further boost U.S. economic ties with India on his two-day visit, will be accompanied by U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and senior officials from 12 U.S. When the prime ministe...More..

US Urges Turkey And Syria Factions To Fight IS
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

US Urges Turkey And Syria Factions To Fight IS

Turkish troops have pounded areas around Jarablus, despite the town being liberated from IS last week (Tuesday 23 August), a state of affairs the U.S. Turkey has denied any civilian deaths, saying Kurdish milit...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Venezuelan Government Transfer of Daniel Ceballos

The 32-year-old Ceballos was the leader of a wave of anti-government protests in the restive western city of San Cristobal that rocked Venezuela in early 2014, leading to more than 40 deaths. Venezuelan Preside...More..

Rousseff tells Brazil Senate she feels
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Rousseff tells Brazil Senate she feels "the bitter taste of injustice"

She said, "I don't fight for my term for the power, but I fight for the democracy for truth and justice and the people of my country". This particular impeachment process is viewed as controversial and flaw...More..

Hillary leads Trump by 12 points in Reuters poll
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Hillary leads Trump by 12 points in Reuters poll

Her speech came on a day when one poll showed her support reaching an important threshold - backing from just over half of all respondents. "Don't be fooled" by Trumps efforts to rebrand, she told voters at a s...More..

UP: Rahul to hold 'Maha Yatra'
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

UP: Rahul to hold 'Maha Yatra'

The month-long mahayatra will begin from Deoria in eastern UP, and culminate in New Delhi . Senior leaders in the state have already embarked on two different yatras on August 21 from Lucknow and Rahul's "...More..

'Do not accept the coup' - Brazil's Rousseff testifies at impeachment hearing
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

'Do not accept the coup' - Brazil's Rousseff testifies at impeachment hearing

Rousseff is accused of using money owed to state banks to bolster spending during an election year in 2014, a budgetary sleight of hand employed by many elected officials in Brazil. Protests have erupted in sev...More..

In Brazil Senate, Rousseff proclaims innocence, blasts VP
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

In Brazil Senate, Rousseff proclaims innocence, blasts VP

Brazil's first female president told senators that history would judge them and recalled her trial under the military dictatorship in 1970, when officers hid their faces to not be recognised in photographs. Dur...More..