Vodafone sees turnaround as profits for 2018 hit £2.5bn

Shares in Vodafone (LON: VOD ) have fallen deep into the red in London this morning as the blue-chip telco announced that its chief executive Vittorio Colao will step down later this year . The company notes that this had it looking at both intern... More..

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The Taliban attacked the town of Farah
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The Taliban attacked the town of Farah

Taliban militants stormed the city of Farah , the capital of Farah Province on the border with Iran on Tuesday morning, Afghan media initially reported. The Taliban continues its insurgency in Afghanistan wi...More..

Britons kidnapped in DR Congo gorilla sanctuary released
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Britons kidnapped in DR Congo gorilla sanctuary released

Park ranger Rachel Masika Baraka was killed by the kidnappers; a driver was injured and released. Park director Emmanuel de Merode, from Belgium, also paid tribute to Makissa Baraka, saying: "We are deeply sa...More..

Iran hopes to keep nuclear agreement
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Iran hopes to keep nuclear agreement

One week after US President Donald Trump announced Washington's withdrawal from the nuclear deal , Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that Tehran plans to "remain in the deal" provided that its national...More..

Alpharetta woman, 65, dragged from vehicle during traffic stop, officer resigns
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Alpharetta woman, 65, dragged from vehicle during traffic stop, officer resigns

The grandmother objected to signing the citation, however, saying she believed doing so would be an admission of guilt. As the other officers tried to pull the woman out of her vehicle, Legg pointed at her and ...More..

White House Declines to Condemn McCain Remark
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

White House Declines to Condemn McCain Remark

Amid rising bipartisan fury, the White House declined to apologize, or to acknowledge that the comments attributed by USA media to White House communications aide Kelly Sadler were even made. We have a respec...More..

Trump announcing decision on Iran nuclear deal
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Trump announcing decision on Iran nuclear deal

The Trump administration kept the door open to negotiating another deal with allies, but it is far from clear whether the Europeans would pursue that option or be able to convince Iran to accept it. In a brief ...More..

Has Donald Trump Jr. Already Moved On from Vanessa Trump?
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Has Donald Trump Jr. Already Moved On from Vanessa Trump?

Page Six claims the two were spotted arriving together for a party held for USA ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell on Sunday. Donald Trump Jr . The divorce was listed as "uncontested", and a battle ove...More..

USA teen killed while on phone to mum after school
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

USA teen killed while on phone to mum after school

It was unclear whether the attacker was waiting inside the home before Bagshaw's arrival. Sgt. Brandon Shearer, from Salt Lake Police Department, said Baleigh's mum called a neighbour to go and check on h...More..

Volcanic gases prompt door-to-door evacuation in Hawaii
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Volcanic gases prompt door-to-door evacuation in Hawaii

Since the eruption began last week, 36 buildings have been consumed by the volcano's fury, and almost 2,000 residents have fled the area . Scientists with the U.S. The collapse of the crater floor on Monday ...More..

Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination as next Central Intelligence Agency director
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination as next Central Intelligence Agency director

Trump slammed Democrats via Twitter for questioning his nominee's qualifications because Haspel is "tough on terror". King, who caucuses with the Democrats, says he had a good private meeting with Haspel to dis...More..

Thanos Wipes Out Box Office Competition as Avengers Dominates Week 2
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Thanos Wipes Out Box Office Competition as Avengers Dominates Week 2

Now they have directed one of the highest-grossing movies in history and they have another Avengers film on the way in May of 2019. However, the film lost out to Star Wars: The Force Awakens which gro...More..

More than 1000 wounded in Friday protests, according to dailies — Newspapers Review
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

More than 1000 wounded in Friday protests, according to dailies — Newspapers Review

Human rights groups have similarly slammed Israel's excessive use of violence. A Palestinian source quoted by the Israeli newspaper Haaretz said that the victims appeared to be members of Hamas . "I'm no...More..

Speculations end: Sonam Kapoor to marry Anand Ahuja on May 8
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Speculations end: Sonam Kapoor to marry Anand Ahuja on May 8

Though according to the latest and the recent developments, the two are likely to tie the knot in Mumbai itself and the preparations for the same is already started. Veteran actor Anil Kapoor, Sonam's father, ...More..

Palestinian President Abbas Apologizes For Holocaust Remarks
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Palestinian President Abbas Apologizes For Holocaust Remarks

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel called Mr. Abbas a "Holocaust denier", and the speech prompted some liberal Israelis to rule Mr. Abbas out as a partner for peace. "Yad Vashem also rebuffed Abbas...More..

Severe dust storms across India kill more than 100 people
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Severe dust storms across India kill more than 100 people

Seventy-three people were killed in UP and 91 injured, officials said . Reports inform that many were killed after houses collapsed after being struck by intense bursts of lightning . Indian residents look at...More..

Iran says will not renegotiate nuclear deal, warns against changes
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Iran says will not renegotiate nuclear deal, warns against changes

In July 2015, by signing JCPOA, Iran agreed to limit its nuclear program in exchange for the removal of all nuclear-related sanctions. Zarif referenced US President Donald Trump's unhappiness with the deal, a...More..

NJ superintendent accused of being high school's mystery pooper
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

NJ superintendent accused of being high school's mystery pooper

As a result, school officials began surveillance of the area and Tramaglini ended up reportedly getting caught in the act. The superintendent was apparently running at the track around 5:50 a.m. The district ...More..

May Day celebrations turn ugly in France
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

May Day celebrations turn ugly in France

Police deployed water cannons and tear gas to try to disperse the rioters. More than 200 anarchists were arrested, the head of Paris' police department, Michel Delpuech, told a news conference. Under a union ...More..

World Press Freedom Day rally in Kathmandu
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

World Press Freedom Day rally in Kathmandu

We must all stand firmly behind journalists who are still doing their hard jobs in this stifling atmosphere of fear, threat, and intimidation. Many of them are close friends as well as colleagues who look out f...More..

Kanye West blasted after saying slavery was
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Kanye West blasted after saying slavery was "a choice"

In the interview , Kanye also opens up on his decision to wear one of Trump's "Make America Great Again" caps - describing it as a fight for equality. Lathan said he was "disappointed", "appalled", and "un...More..

Pentagon IG considering probe of Ronny Jackson allegations
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Pentagon IG considering probe of Ronny Jackson allegations

Moreover, reports that Jackson is no longer employed as the president's physician are only partially accurate, Carter reports. Tom Crosson, a Defense Department spokesman, said Monday that the Pentagon's ...More..

Liam Fox accuses Lords of blocking the 'democratic will' of Brits
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Liam Fox accuses Lords of blocking the 'democratic will' of Brits

The government suffered three more furth Brexit defeats in the House of Lords overnight, taking the total to nine, and Fox's appeal to Labour MPs suggests the government is banking on the support of oppositio...More..

Mueller questions for Trump probe possible obstruction
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Mueller questions for Trump probe possible obstruction

There are questions about Mr Trump's 2013 beauty pageant visit to Moscow (featured prominently in the now infamous "Steele dossier"), his involvement with any Russian real estate deals during the presidential r...More..

Massive explosions on Syrian military bases registered as seismic activity
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Massive explosions on Syrian military bases registered as seismic activity

The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that the attack targeted a Syrian regime arms depot for surface-to-surface missiles. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday said he...More..

Three Palestinian Terrorists Killed by IDF Along Gaza Strip Border
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Three Palestinian Terrorists Killed by IDF Along Gaza Strip Border

Israeli soldiers on Sunday killed three Palestinians on claims that they crossed or were attempting to cross the southern Gaza border on Sunday. The rights groups say rules of engagement of law enforcement ...More..

Sajid Javid named Home Secretary to replace Amber Rudd in Cabinet reshuffle
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Sajid Javid named Home Secretary to replace Amber Rudd in Cabinet reshuffle

Her clampdown on illegal immigration , that began as a bid to identify those without papers, scooped up many elderly people from the Windrush generation - named after the ship that brought the first group ...More..

Stormy Daniels sues Trump over
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Stormy Daniels sues Trump over "con job" tweet about forensic sketch

Ms Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, sued over an April 18 tweet in which Mr Trump suggested she lied about the existence of a man portrayed in a sketch she released a day earlier. She says the ...More..

United States judge dismisses Manafort's civil case over Russian Federation probe
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

United States judge dismisses Manafort's civil case over Russian Federation probe

In her decision , U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson wrote that a civil suit is not the way for Manafort to challenge actions by the prosecutors who are working for Mueller's office. Rosenstein's order app...More..

People Seeking Asylum In US From Central America Arrive In Tijuana
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

People Seeking Asylum In US From Central America Arrive In Tijuana

Donald Trump is firm on his stand that illegal migrants from Mexico are not welcome in the United States . They are expected to seek asylum in the United States . The caravan is a yearly event held since...More..

Modi, Xi to give guidance to their armies to avert another Doklam
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Modi, Xi to give guidance to their armies to avert another Doklam

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping have underlined the importance of building an open, multipolar, pluralist and participatory global economic order which will enable all countrie...More..

Explosion rocks Superior, WI refinery, injuries reported
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Explosion rocks Superior, WI refinery, injuries reported

One suffered a serious blast injury. The Superior School District sent a message to parents saying "at this time, there is no reason to evacuate any of the school buildings". KSTP is working to get more detai...More..

European Union Bans Bee-Killing Neonicotinoid Pesticides
by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

European Union Bans Bee-Killing Neonicotinoid Pesticides

Defra said the value of the UK's 1,500 species of pollinators to crops had been estimated at £400-680m per year due to improved productivity. The restriction applies to pesticides known as neonicotinoids , w...More..

Alfie Evans' parents pledge to work with doctors to give him 'dignity'
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Alfie Evans' parents pledge to work with doctors to give him 'dignity'

The father of a 23-month-old at the centre of a life-support treatment battle in England has told reporters gathered outside the hospital that he will meet doctors on Thursday to discuss taking his son home. ...More..

What happens to Bill Cosby now?
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

What happens to Bill Cosby now?

But the tactic, not uncommon in cases involving sex crimes, appeared out of sync with the #MeToo movement and a national shift in sentiment toward sexual assault victims since Cosby's first trial ended with...More..