Mohamed Salah named BBC African Player of the Year

With both Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo struggling for goals in the league, the addition of Salah would certainly elevate Zinedine Zidane's squad to another level. "I'd like to thank everybody; my teammates and the people I work with. I alw... More..

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Israeli army destroys tunnel from Gaza
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Israeli army destroys tunnel from Gaza

Israel has repeatedly hit the Gaza Strip over the last week, following the decision last Wednesday by US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Residents also report hearing IDF ar...More..

Russian Federation says ready to exert influence on North Korea - Ifax
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Russian Federation says ready to exert influence on North Korea - Ifax

Kim Hyun-uk of the Korea National Diplomatic Academy said the dialogue will not make a significantly positive impact on the peninsula, given North Korea's standing position on nuclear weapons. On Sunday, South ...More..

Firefighters spend hour freeing YouTube prankster who cemented head in microwave
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Firefighters spend hour freeing YouTube prankster who cemented head in microwave

The firefighters prioritized removing a chunk near his face in order for him to breathe more easily. Jay Swingler, a British YouTuber from the channel "TGFbro", made a decision to cement a microwave to his he...More..

White House on Jerusalem move: 'A very courageous and bold action'
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

White House on Jerusalem move: 'A very courageous and bold action'

During a Wednesday speech regarding Jerusalem, President Donald Trump raised some eyebrows regarding not only what he said, but how he said it. President Donald Trump , waves as he departs as he reacts wit...More..

United Nations political chief concludes visit to N. Korea
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

United Nations political chief concludes visit to N. Korea

The United Nations says its political chief and North Korea's foreign minister agree that the current situation on the Korean peninsula is the most risky security issue in the world. Last month's missile test p...More..

Roy Moore accuser says she added to inscription; attorney claims signature authenticated
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Roy Moore accuser says she added to inscription; attorney claims signature authenticated

Beverly Young Nelson , left, the latest accuser of Alabama Republican Roy Moore , reads her statement as attorney Gloria Allred looks on, at a news conference, in New York, Monday, Nov. Allred did not say wh...More..

Media Twitter Rails Against CNN for Apparent WikiLeaks Screwup: 'Brian Ross-Level'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Media Twitter Rails Against CNN for Apparent WikiLeaks Screwup: 'Brian Ross-Level'

CNN on Friday issued a correction of a story detailing an email sent to top Trump world officials about hacked documents from WikiLeaks. "The September 4 email", the story continued, "was sent during the fin...More..

Authorities: At least 2 injured following shooting at New Mexico high school
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Authorities: At least 2 injured following shooting at New Mexico high school

The Albuquerque Journal reported that the victims are believed to be students . As the noise got louder and closer, school officials issued a warning over the loudspeaker. All schools in town closed for th...More..

Trump's Planned Visit to Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Opening 'an Insult'
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Trump's Planned Visit to Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Opening 'an Insult'

The long-planned Saturday ceremony will mark Mississippi's bicentennial of admission into the union. "No", Moak said. He added that though the opening is meant to be a "special event", "Trump's visit will tamp ...More..

Ford Fired By Morgan Stanley In Harassment Investigation
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Ford Fired By Morgan Stanley In Harassment Investigation

Ford gave a lengthier statement to HuffPost that can be read in full below. Harold Ford Jr . stands on stage at the Stonewall Democratic Club February 24, 2010 in New York City. The firing comes as compani...More..

ICE arrests and removals up in Colorado
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

ICE arrests and removals up in Colorado

The following numbers show the arrests and removals from past three years for the Denver Area of Responsibility, which includes both Colorado and Wyoming. But overall removals, which include people apprehended ...More..

Tehseen Poonawalla fumes at brother Shehzad for questioning Congress president election process
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Tehseen Poonawalla fumes at brother Shehzad for questioning Congress president election process

I will continue my fight against dynasty politics - I will not be cowed down by attempts to silence me", said Poonawalla on Twitter. Mumbai: The Maharashtra and Mumbai units of Congress have made a decision...More..

Yemen rebel leader Ali Abdullah Saleh seeks dialogue amid escalating violence
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Yemen rebel leader Ali Abdullah Saleh seeks dialogue amid escalating violence

Saleh called for a joint ceasefire to be agreed on by his loyalists and the Houthi militia, after clashes entered their fourth day and hae resulted in the deaths of at least 80 people. The Saudi-led coalition...More..

Man who shot undercover JSO cop three times gets life in prison
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Man who shot undercover JSO cop three times gets life in prison

The cop spotted a Cadillac driving recklessly, driven by Rojas, who was 19 at the time. The young gunman was shot in the torso leg and hand as cops swarmed the property to apprehend him. During the sentencing...More..

Muslim population in some European Union countries could triple
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Muslim population in some European Union countries could triple

Overall, Muslims could make up over 11 percent of Europe's population in the coming decades, compared with just under 5 percent now, if legal migration levels are maintained, the US-based think tank said . Int...More..

Prosecutor laments verdict in pier shooting case
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Prosecutor laments verdict in pier shooting case

Trump frequently highlighted Steinle's case on the campaign trail, including in his speech at the Republican National Convention last summer when he accepted the party's presidential nomination. Despite the nat...More..

What is Giving Tuesday and how can you take part?
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

What is Giving Tuesday and how can you take part?

To take part in Giving Tuesday, all you need to do is pick a charity you trust and visit their website to donate. It was founded in 2012 by New York's 92nd Street Y in partnership with the United Nations F...More..

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations to mixed reviews
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations to mixed reviews

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders , aka Suckabee, who has the White House value-add of a run-over leather boot, took to Twitter to douse oil on the presidential dumpster fire she heartlessl...More..

Manchu Lakshmi All Set To join Ivanka Trump
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Manchu Lakshmi All Set To join Ivanka Trump

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is also among panellists at the session to be moderated by John Chambers, Chairman Emeritus, Cisco. The CNN report added that Tillerson's decision "is not related to his ke...More..

Conyers Says He'll 'Step Aside' From Judiciary Panel Amid Harassment Claims
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Conyers Says He'll 'Step Aside' From Judiciary Panel Amid Harassment Claims

Conyers said there is "still much work to be done" in "the face of an Administration that cares little for the rule of law and a President whose actions and conduct cheapens our discourse every day" - a jab a...More..

Donald Trump Challenges CNN International Coverage for Spreading 'Fake News'
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Donald Trump Challenges CNN International Coverage for Spreading 'Fake News'

The president's tweet Saturday is not the first time he's spoken about CNN in terms of the global community. And some on Twitter didn't think Trump's tweet was an accident. Former FBI director James Comey a...More..

Flights disrupted as Bali volcano spews ash
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Flights disrupted as Bali volcano spews ash

The alert status remains at level 3, the second-highest level. Mount Agung, which has been experiencing increased activity since Tuesday, erupted for the second time on Saturday. "The airport still operates...More..

US will no longer supply weapons to Syrian Kurdish militia: Donald Trump
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

US will no longer supply weapons to Syrian Kurdish militia: Donald Trump

Erdogan also called for the U.S.to completely resolve the visa issue against Turkey, Cavusoglu added. Cavusoglu said he was present in Erdogan's office during the telephone call. While Turkey was a traditional ...More..

More than 230 killed at Sinai mosque in Egypt
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

More than 230 killed at Sinai mosque in Egypt

Israel strongly condemned the "painful terror attack in Egypt " and sent "the condolences of the Israeli people to [Egyptian] President [Abdel-Fattah] Sisi and to the Egyptian people", in a statement from Prim...More..

Oxford Street Tube station closed by armed police
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Oxford Street Tube station closed by armed police

The police had earlier said that given the nature of the reports, they had responded as if the incident is "terrorist related". "If you sought shelter in a building please now leave, and follow the direction of...More..

Air China suspends flights to North Korea
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Air China suspends flights to North Korea

The Republican president, who has traded personal insults with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un but has not ruled out talks, said the Treasury Department will announce additional sanctions against North Korea on...More..

In poll times, Congress, BJP raise heat on Winter Session dates
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

In poll times, Congress, BJP raise heat on Winter Session dates

Jaitley had said in Rajkot that Parliament sessions were often rescheduled to ensure they did not overlap with elections, and claimed the Congress had done so too in the past. He said the government is trying t...More..

USA to Redesignate North Korea as State Sponsor of Terror
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

USA to Redesignate North Korea as State Sponsor of Terror

Bush . President Trump has added North Korea to the list of nations designated by the US government as state sponsors of terror - joining Sudan, Syria and Iran. He also mentions multiple North Korean assassin...More..

Arabs prepare for Iran Security Council face-off
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Arabs prepare for Iran Security Council face-off

Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit said the Arab nations were "not declaring war on Iran at this stage", but meant to "brief" the matter with worldwide organizations, including the United Nations...More..

Tommy Fleetwood and Justin Rose Dubai drama
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Tommy Fleetwood and Justin Rose Dubai drama

On a day when Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood revived his hopes of claiming the money title with a second-round 65, Dunne was frustrated on the greens all day before a closing eagle left him just three s...More..

Film industry should boycott IFFI over Padmavati row: Shabana Azmi
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Film industry should boycott IFFI over Padmavati row: Shabana Azmi

The CBFC had sent the film back to the producer as the application for the certification was "incomplete". A new release date will be announced once the "requisite clearances" are in place, the production hou...More..

5 militants, IAF Garud killed, jawan injured in north Kashmir encounter
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

5 militants, IAF Garud killed, jawan injured in north Kashmir encounter

The security forces had specific input on presence of LeT terrorists in the area. The encounter between the security forces and militants is underway, Kalia said. "Mehmood took over when Musaib (another close...More..

Saudis Will Open Aid Deliveries to Some 'Loyal' Yemen Ports
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Saudis Will Open Aid Deliveries to Some 'Loyal' Yemen Ports

The announcement from the Saudi mission at the United Nations came after the coalition fighting Yemen's rebels, known as Houthis, faced widespread worldwide criticism over the closure, with the U.N. Dujarric sa...More..

School lockdown stopped gunman from entering classrooms, killing more
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

School lockdown stopped gunman from entering classrooms, killing more

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents are seen behind yellow crime scene tape outside Rancho Tehama Elementary School. Fitzpatrick said the boy was crouched under a classroom table during the shooting. If not ...More..