World

News

Kim Jong Un attends concert by S.Korean artists

Smuggled across the border on USB sticks and bootleg DVDs, K-pop has spread widely among the families of North Korea's political elite, Kang said. The cultural events are aimed at maintaining a reconciliatory atmosphere ahead of a historic summit b...

Sports Apparel maker Under Armour says data breach affected 150 million users

Under Armour also doesn't collect any government information, like Social Security numbers or driver's license information. Credit card data was not breached either, the company said, because payment information is collected and processed separa...

Pakistan thrashes West Indies in first T20

Pakistan take on West Indies in their home ground after 12 years with an aim of sending a positive image of the country to the world and to firm their position at the top of the T20I ranking. Talat looked at home on his global bow and Fakhar launc...

IOC President: IOC to Further Accompany South-North Korean Political Dialogue

Bach wrapped up his 3-day visit to the North's capital, Pyongyang, on Saturday. During his three day visit, Bach also met with North Korea's Sports Minister and National Olympic Committee chairman Kim Il-guk. Athletes from North and South Korea m...

Governor of Kemerovo Region resigns

Tuleyev, in his 21st year as the governor of the region, handed in his resignation to President Vladimir Putin on Sunday. "The Kremlin did everything it could to give the impression that Tuleyev made this decision himself", Kolesnikov said, "be...

Lawrence parishioners observe Stations of the Cross during Good Friday

Christians believe that Jesus rose from the dead on the third day which is celebrated as Easter (Sunday). Stations of the Cross refers to 14 steps on Jesus' journey on the day of his crucifixion. "God redeems us in and through the sufferings of Chr...

Kosovo Launches Investigation Into Arrest, Deportation of Six Turkish Nationals

It said the six were responsible for recruitment in Gulen's network and helping those in Turkey leave the country amid a security crackdown in which tens of thousands of people have been sacked or jailed over alleged Gulen links. The group included f...

Easter message from Archbishop Fred Hiltz

Well, here are Easter good wishes messages for moms that will help create one unique one. Although he and his wife, Maj. President of Newman Club Ellen Anderson said that their mission is to provide a fun, faith-filled environment for students to...

Stormy Daniels Lawyer Wants To Depose Trump, Cohen

But he has been uncharacteristically silent in recent days - to the relief of his advisers - as a pornographic film star and a Playboy model described intimate details of sexual encounters with Trump. David A. Super, a professor of law at Georgetow...

NATO Expels Seven Russian Diplomats Over UK Spy Poisoning

Earlier, 16 European Union member states, as well as the USA, Canada, Norway, Ukraine and a number of other countries made a decision on expelling Russian diplomats over Skripal's case. Numerous countries to follow suit on Monday said they did so out...

Hanuman Jayanti 2018: Clash erupts in Bihar over vandalised a Hanuman idol

District Magistrate Kaushal Kumar told media persons that some trouble mongers had tried to damage a statue, leading to group clash in the area. Angry mobs damaged vehicles, torched shops and pelted stones at police. In the past week, communal tens...

Pakistan divided over Malala Yousafzai visiting homeland

Malala landed by helicopter in the town of Mingora, in Pakistan's northwestern Swat Valley, amid heightened security together with her father, mother, and two brothers on March 31. The Taliban, expelled from valley by Army in 2009, accused her of ...

Catholics in Ipoh mark Holy Thursday

But Jesus says it must not be this way with us. He also gave a new commandment on this day. On Maundy (or Holy) Thursday, Christians remember Jesus' Last Supper with his disciples. "Its an opportunity for the inmates to celebrate the Easter seaso...

Kim Jong Un to meet South Korean president

When it arrives in Dandong, officials from the Chinese Communist Party, including International Liaison Department chief Song Tao, are seen boarding the train, watched on by a group of North Korean officials seated in pink armchairs. Bush administrat...

In Retaliation for Expulsion of Russian Diplomats, Moscow Expels 60 US Diplomats

It says there is no alternative to the conclusion that the Russian state was to blame for the attempted "assassination of two people on British soil". Russian Federation has strongly denied involvement in the poisoning. The Russian Foreign Ministry S...

France Deploys Military Forces to Assist Kurdish Militants in Manbij

French President Emmanuel Macron held talks with a delegation from Syria, including the Kurdish YPG militia, on Thursday after criticism at home over his response to a Turkish military operation against the militants in the north of the country.

US, South Korea overhaul trade pact

Seoul has agreed to double to 50,000 the number of cars each USA automaker can sell in the Asian nation without meeting local safety standards, said the officials, who briefed reporters on condition of anonymity. Cars accounted for more than 70 per ...

Afghanistan forces detain German fighting for Taliban

As previously, an increase in air strikes in the country irked not only the Afghan Taliban but also the common people and increased suspicion over the US' resolve and intention toward the peace process. He urged the Taliban to take part in peace ta...

South Africa aim to finish off scandal-hit Aussies

But two late strikes by fast bowler Chadd Sayers on his test debut, and three earlier wickets from Pat Cummins, gave the Australians precious hope after a week of despair. "It has been an unbelievably good series, it is great playing against South A...

12 dead as Israelis, Palestinians clash in Gaza protest

Some of the demonstrators were "rolling burning tires and hurling stones" at the border fence and at soldiers. Friday protests along the Israeli-Gazan border have been a weekly occurrence since US President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Isr...

Lehmann Fears For Disgraced Players' Health After Scandal

Smith, Warner and opening batsman Cameron Bancroft, the player caught on camera attempting to doctor the ball with a piece of tape, have been banished for their role in a ball-tampering incident which has dragged Australian cricket's reputation thr...

Serial's Adnan Syed granted retrial by Maryland court

In 2000, Syed was convicted of killing his high school sweetheart, Hae Min Lee , and burying her body in a shallow grave in a park in northwest Baltimore. Syed's new lawyer, Justin Brown , also shared the hashtag on Twitter with a similar messa...

Pope will not apologize for abuse in Canada's indigenous schools

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde said in a statement he has written to Pope Frances urging him to come to Canada and meet Indigenous peoples. In 2015, the TRC published its seminal report outlining 94 calls to action...

Evening Forecast for March 29

Highs in the low 70s. Temperatures will climb into the upper 40's, with breezy north winds gusting to 20 miles per hour. Saturday morning will be chilly with lows down to 36 in the mountains and 41 for the Upstate. Highs in the mid 70s. Thu...

Mystery as family of eight killed after car plunges into Pacific Ocean

Their final journey ended not in hugs all around but in tragedy. The Harts, both 39, and three of the children were killed Monday when their 2003 GMC fell 100 feet from an ocean overlook in Mendocino County, about 150 miles (241.39 kilometers) nort...

Russia Expels 60 US Diplomats in Tit-for-Tat Retaliation

Russia announced the expulsion of more than 150 diplomats, including 60 Americans, on Thursday and said it was closing a USA consulate in retaliation for the wave of Western expulsions of Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daug...

Rival Korean leaders set date for historic meeting

Few other details were released. The neighbours are technically still at war after the 1950-53 conflict ended with a ceasefire, not a truce . The Korean Peninsula was divided in 1945 into a US-dominated south and Soviet-backed north. In setting up s...

Honoring vets on National Vietnam War Veterans Day

Togus Medical Center honored Vietnam veterans and their families on Thursday. Senator Angus King and Governor Lepage both stressed the importance of thanking our veterans. It's been more than 40 years, but for a number of Vietnam Veterans, the memo...

The Saudi Crown Prince's United States charm offensive

Despite their differences in the Middle East, Russia and Saudi Arabia have been drawn together by a common interest in propping up flagging world oil prices, and by the fact that Moscow, since its military intervention in Syria, has clout in the Mi...

UN Security Council: Houthi Missiles Are Serious Threat to KSA, Regional Security

Debris fell on a home in the capital, killing an Egyptian man and wounding two others. The Mufti of Lebanon, Sheikh Abdul Latif Fayez Durian, asserted his condemnation of the Houthi missile attacks on the villages and cities of Saudi Arabia.

Search

Breaking News

USA disinvites China from Pacific military exercises: Pentagon

Several countries participate, and China has been involved since 2014. The world's largest worldwide naval exercise, it is held biennially in the summer months of even-numbered ...

Kelly sues him for sexual assault and herpes infection

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they decide to make their names public, which Rodgers has done. The campai...

In HSLC Result 2018 Declared at 9:30, Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. But they don't need to wait more as today on 23 May 2018 the Tamil Nadu Board is going to decla...

Congressional leaders to review information on Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department has in the past offered classified briefings to Nunes, though they have so far refused to turn over documents. The comments come as Trump is escalating h...

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills 3 in Kandahar

Earlier, three people were killed and 25 others were injured in the auto bomb blast, officials said. Nematullah Barak, head of Mirwais hospital in Kandahar , said the latest fi...

White House confirms Trump's meeting with Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray

He said that under "the potential deal", China "will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce". "What did they learn from it?" In t...

Man's condition in fatal cougar attack upgraded

Ryan Abbott said . Instead, face the cougar , speak firmly and slowly back away - appearing as large as possible, such as by standing on a rock or stump or opening a sweatshirt ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story in IMAX - What's Your Story?

Last year, an R2-D2 droid used in the making of several " Star Wars" films sold for $2.76 million at auction in Los Angeles. He flies into an asteroid belt, barking at that droid,...

Venezuela's Maduro faces overseas condemnation following election win

Many governments around the world rejected the election even before ballots were cast as several key rivals of Maduro were barred from running. "We do not recognize the legi...

Elliott Walden wants to go from spoiler to Triple Crown champion

At 1 3/16 miles, the Preakness is slightly shorter than the Kentucky Derby , and Bravazo and Tenfold, both of which skipped the race two weeks ago, nearly caught Justify at the...

Special Reports

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category. This year, the survey has covered 4,2...

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

The collegium meeting was scheduled to discuss in detail the High Court probables for the Supreme Court . Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief J...

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

They are saying that they want me as their guarantee". We need the people to help us.' He was flanked by three other men. Please, my fellow Americans, don't allow me to continue su...

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The New Jersey-based company has a higher than average out-of-service rate - 37.9 percent compared to the national average of 20.7 percent. Officials say they're investigating the ...

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Hamas spokesperson Fawzi Barhoum dismissed Katz' claims saying, "there is no mediation". Israel said many of those killed were members of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad terror gr...

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. Sampson was an National Basketball Association assistant with the Bucks and Rockets before joining the Cougars 2014.Portla...

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Many critics have called it an excessive use of force and a Google search reveals wide-ranging criticism of Israel for its actions. These new needs are in addition to a pre-exi...

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Thousands of journalists from across the world are descending on the genteel town of Windsor for the wedding , and Mr. Markle told TMZ earlier this week that the media atten...

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

The deputy chief of Hezbollah, Sheik Naim Qassem, casts his ballot during Lebanon's parliamentary elections in Beirut, Lebanon, May 6, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav...