Global

No need for Trump's approval to use massive bomb

On Thursday, US military aircraft dropped the 22,000-pound MOAB, nicknamed the "Mother of All Bombs" in Afghanistan's Nangarhar Province. India, Pakistan, Chi...


Essex High School Threat Similar to 'Swatting' Hoaxes in Other

Ken Beaulieu said. "Searches around the building, searches inside the building and analysis of the phone call are all showing indications that this was a hoax...


UK PM says highly likely Syrian government behind poison gas attack

Trump said it was "certainly possible" though "probably unlikely". Russian Federation on late Wednesday vetoed a United Nations (UN) resolution demanding t...


German foreign minister calls for immediate probe into Syria gas attack

Writing in the Sunday Times , he said Vladimir Putin's Kremlin was to blame "by proxy" for the attack that killed 87 people, including 20 children, because it w...


Canada unveils plans to legalise recreational marijuana

When Wilson-Raybould was asked whether there was anything to stop provinces from setting the age limit as high as they want, she suggested they might face const...


Gun theft fugitive caught in southwest Wisconsin

He appeared in federal court in Madison Friday afternoon, and is expected to be transported to the Rock County Jail, officials confirmed. "He may not even be in...


Government: 36 Islamic State fighters killed by massive bomb

The Pentagon on Thursday announced the use of the bomb , formally known as the GBU-43, or massive ordnance air blast (MOAB) bomb - the first time it has be...


United Nations says not in position to comment on Jadhav's death sentence

Media reports on Tuesday had said that Swaraj sought help from Tharoor for drafting a resolution that will be adopted by both houses against Pakistan over the d...


BC NDP pledges $400 annual renters rebate

British Columbia New Democrat leader says it's high time government offered a helping hand to renters in the province. "It's affordable. It makes sense". "It'...


Baloch activists join India to condemn Pak over Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence

There were strong protests in front of the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi against the death sentence given to Jadhav. "Whatever is necessary, we will do"...


Airstrike on Syrian town hit by chemical weapons kills one

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will press Russian Federation on its failure to prevent Syria's use of chemical weapons in meetings this week in Moscow , h...


Easter Egg Hunt Saturday In St. Cloud

Sunday for all children through age 12. Meet at the little league field concession stand. Even if you don't have tickets to the Ottawa Senators playoff game o...


No 'reliable information' on Chechen gay killings

The former vice president also called on the current USA administration to live up to its promises "to advance human rights for everyone by raising this issue d...


Donald Trump gives states green light to withhold funds from Planned Parenthood

Trump officially approved the measure out of sight from the media , a sign of how controversial a flashpoint the issue is - not just among Americans in gener...


Jared Kushner and Stephen Bannon meet to smooth tensions

Marine General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the USA military's Joint Chiefs of Staff, said he invited Kushner and Tom Bossert, White House homeland securit...


Destruction in fight to take west Mosul worse than east

An autopsy is conducted if necessary, and the body is buried in a numbered grave so it can be found in the future. Never. We reject anyone who says that we do. ...


Canada commemorates centenary of pivotal Vimy WWI battle

The sun peaked its head out of the clouds just in time for the city's ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge Sunday afternoon. Ladie...


Removal of United passenger shines light on airport police

Demetrio said the family plans to file a lawsuit once the lawyer's investigators are completed and hinted that United Airlines may not be the only defendant i...


Assad claims Syria chemical attack was 'fabrication', in face of evidence

We don't know if they were dead or who committed the attack. Pres. Trump stated that he was deeply touched by the images of babies he had seen on TV who had b...


Trump strategist Bannon dropped from National Security Council

In a presidential memo dated April 4, Mr. Bannon no longer appears on the list of regular attendees of NSC meetings. Critics have branded Mr Bannon - who once...


United Nations keeping eye on Haiti, envoy says

The police operations would, however, continue under a new mission with an initial six-month mandate from October to April 2018. The UN mission in Haiti has...


Syria's President Says Government's Role in Chemical Attack Is '100 Percent Fabrication'

Trump's comments on the state of U.S. Trump gushed about Xi days after the two had meetings and dinner at Mar-a-Lago, but reached no known accommodations on t...


Month Long TN Farmers Protest in Delhi

Calling the suicides a humanitarian crisis, the Supreme Court on Thursday said that the state government can not be silent on the issue. The Supreme Court on ...


White House releases financial disclosures of top staff

His total assets are valued between $253 million and $611 million, and his income a year ago was reported to be as high as $77 million. The Times reports that...


Hamas offers clemency to Israeli 'collaborators' after killing

The report also criticized Egypt for barring access to Gaza, and for Hamas' refusal to co-operate with investigators. Since seizing control of Gaza from Pales...


Gibraltar criticises Spain over naval incursion

A Spanish warship sailed into disputed waters off Gibraltar yesterday (4 April), the British overseas territory said, at a time of high tension between Londo...


Malala becomes honorary Canadian, notes Trudeau's tattoos

She was nominated again in 2014 and won. Miss Yousafzai went on to ask lawmakers to make education for girls a top priority when the country hosts the G7 summ...


Lawsuit? David Dao doctor dragged off United files court papers preserving evidence

Passengers were told the flight was overbooked and four United employees had to be flown to Louisville for their shift on Monday. In the process, the passen...


Normalcy restored in Kashmir Valley

The EC cited a constitutional obligation to hold the polls before April 16. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Shant Manu on Sunday said the by-p...


FBI Obtained Secret Court Order to Monitor Trump Adviser

Citing law enforcement and other US officials the Post reported that the warrant for Page was obtained last summer by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and t...


PM Narendra Modi launches BHIM-Aadhaar platform

Modi will launch two new incentive schemes for the BHIM-Cashback and Referral Bonus with an outlay of Rs 495 crore for a six-month period in a bid to take d...


Facebook targets 30000 fake France accounts before election

Facebook has always been the biggest disseminator of fake news, although inadvertently via the actions of the segment of its user base who share stories that ha...


Centre to issue advisory against restaurants adding service charge

Such an advisory will be useful for voluntary consumer organisations fighting for consumer rights. Currently, several hotels, restaurants and pubs in India in...


Afghanistan: 36 Islamic State fighters killed by 'mother bomb'

Answering questions about the timing of using this weapon at a press conference at Government Media and Information Center, Nicolson said, "We have been conduct...


French judges to European Parliament: lift Le Pen's immunity

There is of course a big hurdle to be passed when French voters place their first vote on April 23 - but with the focus shifted two weeks earlier, some of the r...


NKorea 'will go to war' if US provokes

Meanwhile, US Vice President Mike Pence will visit Seoul on Sunday, in what his aides said was a sign of the US commitment to its ally in the face of rising t...


Contract talks can wait, says Arsenal's Ozil

Cape Town - Mesut Ozil has pledged to wait until the summer to hold discussions with Arsenal over his future. The Evening Standard reported on Thursday th...


Hillary Clinton responds to Syria strike

During her tenure at the State Department and her presidential campaign, Clinton, 69, advocated for more aggressive action to deter Syrian President Bashar al-A...


Sharks beat Oilers 3-2 in overtime in Game 1

The second game in the best-of-seven, first-round series is in Edmonton on Friday night. Hopes are high after the Sharks made it to the Stanley Cup Finals...


Mehbooba calls Farooq Abdullah a 'confused' man

The video, which went viral April 12, provoked a controversial comment from cricketer Gautam Gambhir, who said that for every slap on jawans, 100 jihadis should...


Our policy towards Tibet remains unchanged: India rebuffs China's warning

India today asserted that there is no change in its position on Tibet being part of China and it will continue to seek a fair, reasonable and mutually acceptabl...


Bollywood reacts to videos of manhandled CRPF jawans

He said he had no information on the video as of now, but added, "Whatever has happened, we will look into it". A video about the heckling of CRPF personnel w...


United Nations mission in Haiti to close by October

The United States on Tuesday backed plans to shut down the UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti, saying this was a "strong example" of how missions should change to...


Jury begin 6th day of deliberations in Aaron Hernandez trial

This is a breaking news story. Bradley lost his right eye; Hernandez was acquitted of witness intimidation. Hernandez's lawyers said it was Bradley - an admit...


Crews knock down fire on Bellagio hotel-casino roof

The 11 p.m. fountain show went on as scheduled, playing the "Pink Panther Theme" while a crowd of hundreds that had gathered for the top-of-the-hour water attra...


Renowned HIV/AIDS Researcher Dies While Swimming At Beach

However, Dr. Wainberg did not limit himself to laboratory work. "UNAIDS is deeply saddened by the tragic death of pioneering HIV researcher Mark Wainberg", th...


Bengal has started trusting BJP: Ravi Shankar Prasad

TMC received 95,369 votes of the 17,062 votes polled. Kolkata: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the BJP does not want to run the country on the ba...


Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to condemn Syria chemical attack

Tillerson conceded the two world powers had "sharp differences" that have obstructed cooperation but voiced optimism they could make progress. In their remark...


Rouhani to run in Iran's election

Raisi is also a prosecutor at the Special Cleric Court. During the previous presidential election in June 2013, Rouhani garnered 50.7 percent of a total of ov...


Sweden Attack Suspect Had Been Ordered To Leave Country

One more person has been arrested in relation to Friday's Stockholm attack, Swedish TT News Agency reported on Sunday. The main suspect is a 39-year-old man...