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Google Confirms China's Maps Platform Hasn't Been Changed

Google has reportedly confirmed that China's Maps platform hasn't been changed following reports that Google Maps had finally come back to the region. Instead, additional focus will be put on the development of better AI. No doubt it's a major...

Hamas Official Reportedly Wounded in Car Bomb Blast in Lebanon

The target, Mohamed Hamdan, was not a publicly known Hamas figure in Lebanon and did not appear to have a public or political role. In 2006, two members of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad group were killed in the same neighborhood in Sidon when a bom...

Police say schoolgirl hijab cutting incident did not happen

Khawlah said she felt the man behind her while she was walking to school with her younger brother, Mohammad Zakariyya, and turned around and saw him holding scissors. "We had, as everyone knows, allegations of an extremely serious crime on Friday ...

15000 flee villages below Philippines' most active volcano at Mount Mayon

Three phreatic or steam-driven eruptions have been recorded as of Sunday, prompting residents to flee to safety. The explosions are expected to have breached a solidified lava cap, indicating the potential for unsafe pyroclastic lava flows down the m...

Disruption As Nottingham Station Shut After Fire

He said: "Unfortunately, the fire is spreading to the roof of the new section of Nottingham train station, and is now travelling along the concourse of the area across the main lines into Nottingham train station". Station manager at Notts Fire and R...

Careem, Uber recruit female drivers in Saudi

Head of the Saudi Federation for Sports Media, Raja Al-Sulami, detailed the preparations undertaken to ready the stadiums for female fans. Saudia Arabia was the last country in the world to allow women to get behind the wheel. Women in Saudi Ar...

Hawaii panics over 'missile strike' false alarm

Victims of the ordeal spoke of hysteria and panicked evacuations. Though this false alarm was due to human error, many think an attack can still happen. Governor David Ige said: "I am sorry for the pain and confusion it caused". The chair of the ...

Astros actually trade for Gerrit Cole

The first overall pick of the 2011 draft, Cole has thrown at least 200 innings in two of the past three seasons, including 2015 when he was named an All-Star. Luhnow characterized Cole's acquisition as having a "significant cost" because the Astros "...

Republican legislators unveil new USA immigration Bill

President Donald Trump raised some eyebrows when he told the lawmakers in the room that his positions on DACA and immigration will be what the people there came up with, but Tillis said he does believe the president will uphold conservative pri...

Major Earthquake Strikes Southern Peru

The quake hit offshore at 4:18 a.m. local time at a depth of around 36 kilometres, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It was even felt in the capital Lima , hundreds of kilometers away. Earthquakes are a major risk in Peru, where highly active fault...

Saudi women-only motorshow opens in Jeddah

Ruwayda Ali Qassem, another Jeddah resident, said it was a "historic day in the kingdom which culminates (in) ongoing fundamental changes". "I am proud and extremely happy for this development and for the kingdom's moves to catch up with civilise...

Winter storm leads to school, event cancellations

Depending where you live, a wintry mix of snow, sleet, ice or rain is expected from Winter Storm Hunter , per The Weather Channel's namesake for the storm. The Tennessee and OH valleys can expect as much as 5 inches of snow, though small accumulat...

Protest in Pakistan after rape, murder of minor

Many people showed solidarity with Zainab and her family and hashtag #JusticeForZainab was seen circulating on internet for demanding justice for small girl. Regardless, this still highlights how the issue of child abuse is growing in Pakistan. ...

Mayors in 10 USA states push again towards Trump's anti-cannabis crackdown

A marijuana edible and a cup of coffee ? In this regard, Colorado is instructive as to what happens when there is full recreational use. In the meantime, we encourage our state leaders - and voters - to stand up for the regulated sales of mari...

United States "could conceivably" reenter Paris Climate Agreement

Prime Minister Erna Solberg noted that many Norwegians drive US -made Tesla electric cars and said her country saw "tremendous economic and business opportunities" as nations around the world fight climate change. I feel very strongly about the e...

C40 lifted off successfully today from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh

The launch will be a big boost to the Indian Space Research Organisation ( ISRO ). As the Mission Readiness Review committee and Launch Authorisation Board cleared the countdown, the space body today said, "The 28-hour countdown activity of PSLV-...

Zeman leads in Czech polls

However, with nearly all ballots counted by the Czech Statistics Office, Zeman had 38.6 percent of the vote, a commanding lead over Drahos' 26.6 percent. The two-day vote is being seen as a referendum on the outspoken 73-year-old incumbent Milos Zema...

Bodies of 2 Iranian oil tanker crew members recovered

The four members of the salvage team wore respirators to board the Sanchi , where they found the two bodies on the deck. A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman told AFP that Beijing has put "a high degree of emphasis on the rescue work" and maintain...

Canada police search for atacker who cut 11-year-old girl's hijab

Hijab is a veil which Muslim women wear to cover their faces and chests in front of elderly people outside home. Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, tweeted his support for Kwalah on Friday. Once the kids made it to Pauline Johnson junior pub...

Work requirements will withdraw Medicaid's 'hand up' assistance

However some IL patient advocates say they hope the state doesn't submit a proposal to make having a job a condition of Medicaid eligibility, citing fears it would leave people without health insurance. And, since the expansion of Medicaid under the,...

Wolff: I don't 'feel good about' Bannon's ouster from Breitbart

He quickly presided over the brand of economic populism promoted by Trump and was hired as chief strategist for the White House. The president responded by saying Bannon had lost his mind, and the White House suggested the hard-right news site Bre...

Turkey urges Russia, Iran to stop Syria offensive on Idlib

Turkey has became the guarantor of some "moderate" rebel groups, while Iran and Russian Federation is responsible for the acts of Syrian government. The Turkish foreign minister noted that Damascus could not have made big military advances without ...

Mexican President Says He Is Optimistic About NAFTA Deal

Sabia said Canada's economy has options. A string of calming comments from Donald Trump about NAFTA has trade proponents across the continent breathing some relief that the US president's trigger finger may not be about to blow up the deal after ...

India's top judges issue unprecedented warning over integrity of supreme court

During the press conference , senior judge Justice J Chelameswar said that all their efforts had failed and unless the Supreme Court is not preserved, democracy can not be protected. Besides, the CJI considered himself only "first among equals" ...

After 14 die in Kamala Mills fire, BMC starts demolishing illegal structures

Police said they were in the process of issuing lookout notices against the other accused. Virendra Mishra, deputy commissioner of police zone 3 said, "Since the pubs are located in the Kamala Mills compound where the alleged illegal extension was ...

Top Advisors Urge Trump To Waive Iran Sanctions

Trump's team is not fooling anyone: They are trying to kill the nuclear deal, but in a way that will allow them to evade blame. Such a balance could satisfy Trump's demand to raise pressure on Iran, while not embarking on a frontal assault on the m...

New US ambassador to Netherlands grilled over 2015 comments

Reporters in the Netherlands grilled the new USA ambassador to that country, Peter Hoekstra, on Wednesday, with one journalist questioning whether President Trump's emissary is "an honest and wise man". By refusing to answer our questions", he wrot...

Putin declares North Korea victor in standoff with South Korea, US

Treason is defined in law as aiding an enemy of the United States . "It would be a big help to make PyeongChang Olympics a peace Olympics and guarantee its success if you express your intention to delay the ROK-U.S. They love to point out that his...

237 arrested for looting, vandalism in Tunisia

The protests broke out after activists and politicians denounced increases in Value-Added Tax and the introduction of social contributions at the start of the year as a tough new budget was implemented. A Jewish school on the island of Djerba was a...

USA issues travel warning to 5 Mexican states

The State Department had earlier asked the U.S. citizens to not travel to all or part of those states, but this time the warnings are stricter as they have been placed on a level 4 - the same category given to war-torn Somalia, Afghanistan and Sy...

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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...