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32 missing after Iranian tanker collides with Chinese ship, spills oil

The Crystal's 21 Chinese crew were rescued. The environmental impact was not immediately clear, and the Chinese government did not give details as to the size of the spill. "We have no information on their fate", he told the news agency. "There is ...

Huge fire at scrap yard near Dublin Airport

There are eight units at the scene of the St Margaret's/Sandyhill plant in the north of the capital. A massive fire has broken out in a recycling plant beside Dublin Airport. But people with breathing difficulties are being advised to avoid the are...

Magnitude 7.6 earthquake hits in Caribbean north of Honduras; tsunami advisory canceled

The U.S. Geological Survey measured the quake at a preliminary magnitude of 7.6. Tsunami centres issued advisories for Puerto Rico, the Cayman Islands, Cuba, Jamaica and other Caribbean islands as well as on the coasts of Mexico and Central Ameri...

Trump Argues the Russia Investigation Is Hurting the US Government

Asked whether he would be willing to meet special counsel Robert Mueller, Trump deflected the question by repeatedly denying that investigators had found any evidence of collusion between his campaign team and Russian Federation. Later in the press c...

3700 arrested during protests in Iran: MP

The demonstrations were the largest in Iran since the June 2009 "Green Revolution", triggered by a presidential election that protesters said was fraudulent. It remains hard for journalists and outsiders to piece together what's happening beyond Te...

Ecuador seeking possible mediation in Assange case

WikiLeaks has previously claimed that Assange could be extradited to the USA, where he could be arrested for publishing hundreds of thousands of classified U.S. The Ecuadorian government has reportedly sought a plan to end Julian Assange's world's...

Canada braces for possible U.S. exit from NAFTA trade pact

Those obstacles include several USA demands that both Canada and Mexico view as unacceptable: more-restrictive rules-of-origin for autos, the elimination of a dispute resolution process for antidumping and countervailing duties and a five-year sunset...

Six killed, 20 injured in blast near Balochistan Assembly

Five to six terrorists had stormed into the police training centre at Sariyab Road and targeted at least 60 security officials after taking them hostage under the cover of aerial fire. According to sources, a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle detona...

Steve Kerr believes LaVar Ball has become 'the Kardashian of the NBA'

In a Tuesday morning attempt to advance the ball on Rick Carlisle's dismantling of ESPN's love affair with the eloquently obnoxious LaVar Ball, I asked the Dallas Mavericks coach whether there is a "slippery slope" in his position as the presiden...

BJP hits out at Rahul Gandhi, says his Bahrain speech 'irresponsible

You have shown us how you have built the countries you have journeyed to. Rahul also underlined the Bharatiya Janata Party's ( BJP ) performance in the recently concluded Gujarat elections and said that though the state is the BJP's bastion it siph...

US President Donald Trump to attend Davos economic forum

The decision comes as a surprise to many observers, as he missed last year's gathering of the world economic elite and is a known critic of globalist policies that dominate in the forum. It is unusual for a United States president to attend the Swiss...

Russian Federation criticises USA decision to call United Nations meeting on Iranian protests

There has been more than a week of unrest in Iran in which 22 people have died and more than 1,000 arrested, according to Iranian officials. The French diplomat was blunt when he said that the violations of the demonstrators' rights "do not const...

Zarif to be invited to European Union for talks over Iran protests

Bush; Michael Hayden, former director of the National Security Agency and Central Intelligence Agency, and Admiral Eric Olson, former commander of Special Forces. "Our region will not become a safer region without the JCPOA". Iranian Vice President...

Red Cross issues urgent call for blood, platelet donors

Types O negative and O positive blood are the most important due to their universal tendencies, the press release said. "We especially need blood this time of year". The Red Cross says there's an urgent need now for blood and platelets of all types...

Neighbours star Craig McLachlan denies sexual abuse claims

The Doctor Blake Mysteries aired on Australian public broadcaster ABC , where it was its top drama for several years. "While we clearly can not comment on the details of this particular case, sexual assault in any form is unacceptable, and we w...

British PM May to reshuffle cabinet, appoint new ministers

Her first act was to replace the Tory party chairman Sir Patrick McLoughlin as punishment for having spearheaded a poor campaign in the general election in June a year ago when the number of Conservative MPs slipped from 331 to 318, thereby depriving...

Windsor councillor calls for removal of beggars ahead of royal wedding

Dudley referred to an "epidemic" of homelessness and vagrancy in Windsor and suggested many of those begging in the town are not really homeless. Simon Dudley, the Conservative leader of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead council, has ...

Iranian tanker burns, spills oil after collision off China's coast

The tanker's 32 crew members including 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshi sailors were missing in the incident. The Chinese and South Korean Coast Guard's are responding. The tanker was carrying 136,000 tons (nearly one million barrels) of condensate ...

Mohamed Salah is 2017 CAF African Footballer

While he single-handedly led Egypt in the World Cup qualifiers and helped his country in securing a FIFA World Cup berth since 1990. The Egyptian pipped his Liverpool team-mate, Sadio Mane to first place, with Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emeri...

Man dies in Stockholm metro station blast

According to local media, a 60-year-old man is critical condition, because the device exploded in his hands as he lifted it from the ground. Swedish newspapers Expressen and Aftonbladet reported that the device was a hand grenade. Police also sai...

In many ways, the Wolff book will actually help Trump

The tweets were another sign of Trump's frustration at what he views as unfair treatment by the news media of his presidency amid a federal investigation into whether he or his campaign aides colluded with Russian Federation during the 2016 president...

Weekend high: Sydney almost sets heat record

Record-breaking heat has hit southeastern Australia over the past few days leading to widespread fire bans as temperatures passed 40 degrees Celsius. Sydney is forecast to have poor air quality on Sunday which can especially affect people with asth...

Breitbart News still behind Bannon despite backlash

Karl Rove joined Dana Perino on "The Daily Briefing" to react to President Trump's apparent break with Steve Bannon . Coming back to Bush's tweet, he was one of the many republicans who distanced themselves from Trump's former campaign CEO fol...

Switzerland claims another Hopman Cup title

With the win, Federer won her second Hopman Cup and the world No.2 was reminded of his first, which he won with Hingis. Zverev came out all guns blazing in a high-intensity first set where both players produced moments of brilliance, with both ho...

Powerball jackpot reaches $460 million

Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets, Jan 3, 2018 in San Anselmo, Calif. Players who buy the bundle get a $2 Powerball® with Power Play® ticket, a $2 Mega Millions® ticket, and a free $1 Natural State Jackpot ticket. The victor did not have ...

Pakistan in a state of flux, tension between military, civilian elements

It believes that a Pakistani crackdown could be pivotal in deciding the outcome of the war in Afghanistan-entering its 17th year-by weakening the Taliban militarily and forcing the organization to the negotiating table. The United States has suspende...

North Korean missile landed on its own town

The rocket reportedly crashed into the city of Tokchon and seriously damaged industrial or agricultural buildings. A United States source quoted in The Diplomat said the missile's engines failed around one minute into their flight. The report s...

Clinton Foundation probed by Federal Bureau of Investigation again

The investigation, led by the FBI field office in Little Rock, Arkansas, is being overseen by the U.S. attorney's office in the state, according to the source. But Mr Sessions at the time told a Senate hearing there was no basis to appoint a special...

Taiwan investigates man over illegal North Korean oil sales

Prosecutors in Taiwan said they're investigating a man suspected of involvement in illegal oil sales to North Korea. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told reporters she had noted recent media reports including suggestions a Chin...

Death toll in terrorist attack in Kabul rises to 20 people

As security forces arrived, a Reuters reporter saw four police vehicles carrying dead or wounded security personnel from the scene. The Emergency Hospital in Kabul said in a tweet that at least 20 wounded were brought to their surgical centre after...

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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...

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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...