• Zimbabwe: Zim U-19 Fall to Australia
Zimbabwe: Zim U-19 Fall to Australia

India comfortably reached the target in 21.4 overs with 10 wickets in hand. The top two teams from the group go through to the quarter-final stages, with Zimbabwe now third in the group behind India and Australia . Riyan, who was appreciated for his batting style, scored 8, 52, 68 and 50 in two four-day matches at Worcester and Chesterfield u...

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  • More initiatives coming to promote Korean unity — IOC
More initiatives coming to promote Korean unity — IOC

SEOUL, South Korea North Korea's delegation to the Winter Olympics in South Korea will include a 140-member art troupe, the two sides agreed today, while discussions continue over fielding a joint women's hockey team. Their last joint march was at the Asian Winter Games in Changchun, China, in 2007. "This is typical. (North Korean leader Kim J...

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  • Kerala: Mother Kills 14-year-old son, burns body
Kerala: Mother Kills 14-year-old son, burns body

How could the woman drag the teenage boy's body out of the house all by herself? She had apparently confessed that she was the only one involved for the murder. Her teary-eyed daughter was present in the house. Jayamol, a housewife who was detained for case investigation on Wednesday.On Thursday she admitted that she had killed her own son Jeethu...

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  • Kerala man killed by Islamic State in Syria
Kerala man killed by Islamic State in Syria

Kannur DySP Sadanandan told TNM that Abdul Manaf, a native of Valapattanam in the district was killed in November previous year while he was fighting. Involved in the murder of a CPI (M) worker in 2009, Manaf was a local leader of the Kerala-based Popular Front India. "Abdul Manaf was a resident of Valapattanam in Kerala and had joined ISIL", sai...

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  • UN Agency: Aid for Millions Caught in US-Palestinian Row
UN Agency: Aid for Millions Caught in US-Palestinian Row

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the money was being held but could be released "in the future, if reforms are met, if UNRWA agrees to undertake reforms, if other countries agreed to pitch in and provide money". The head of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA), Pierre Krahenbuhl, expressed alarm and ...

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  • Ministers Won't Challenge Release Of Worboys
Ministers Won't Challenge Release Of Worboys

The head of the Parole Board Nick Hardwick this week said he would welcome a judicial review of the case . In 2009 the former stripper was convicted of 19 offences of drugging and sexually assaulting women at Croydon Crown Court and ordered to serve at least eight years in jail.

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  • President is overweight and doesn't exercise, like most Americans
President is overweight and doesn't exercise, like most Americans

Jackson said 12 other doctors consulted on the physical, which lasted more than three hours. Speaking during a press briefing, Dr Jackson said: "I've got to know him pretty well and I had absolutely no concerns about his cognitive ability".

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  • Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Cut to
Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

It has underperformed by 18.71% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months negative chart setup for the $133.26 million company. The stock increased 2.77% or $7.31 during the last trading session, reaching $271.19. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0.06% in CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) or 165,820 shares. Investors might also no...

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  • Government shutdown: How it could affect you
Government shutdown: How it could affect you

Social Security checks may not be sent out depending on how long the shutdown lasts. But "things start to crumble" over time, he said, as Americans begin to realize how reliant they are on the government. intelligence agencies would be pared way down, according to a person familiar with contingency procedures. What about the National Parks? Bu...

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  • Deadly storm Friederike kills 6, thousands stranded in Europe
Deadly storm Friederike kills 6, thousands stranded in Europe

Amsterdam's Schiphol airport, one of the continent's busiest travel hubs, was forced to briefly cancel all flights as winds gusted up to 140km an hour in some areas. Various domestic flights between Munich and Berlin , Dusseldorf, Hamburg and Cologne were canceled, and Dutch authorities temporarily canceled all flights in and out of Amsterdam beca...

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  • Pope Francis marries couple aboard papal plane
Pope Francis marries couple aboard papal plane

Paula Podest, 39, and Carlos Ciufardi, 41, have been civilly married for years and were both working as flight attendants on the Catholic leader's plane. At that moment, the pope surprised the couple by offering to marry them right there on the plane. The couple said the Pope then blessed their rings and called for "a witness".

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  • Ex-Trump strategist to meet House on Russian Federation meddling in election
Ex-Trump strategist to meet House on Russian Federation meddling in election

Bill Burck, a lawyer for Bannon, could not immediately be reached for comment. Earlier this month, Trump attacked Bannon for comments he made to Michael Wolff, the author of a book highly critical of the president and his family. He is the latest high-profile figure to appear before the panel as part of its investigation into allegations of Russian...

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  • Trump appointee Carl Higbie resigns after racist, sexist and anti-gay remarks
Trump appointee Carl Higbie resigns after racist, sexist and anti-gay remarks

He similarly targeted female Democratic leaders, soldiers suffering from PTSD and gay people and one advocated for shooting undocumented immigrations. He also said he was bothered by black Americans calling themselves African-Americans when they had not been to Africa: "So barring dual citizenship, you're American or you're African, but you're not ...

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  • De Lille left high and dry by city council drought vote
De Lille left high and dry by city council drought vote

Among other allegations‚ Whitehead is alleged to have been in giving an unfair advantage to Chinese company BYD in a race to supply electric buses for Cape Town's MyCiTi bus rapid transport service. From Feb. 1, the target for water consumption per person would be lowered to 50 litres (13 gallons) from 87 litres a day, and the collective consumptio...

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  • GOP senator denounces Trump attacks, recalls Stalin rhetoric
GOP senator denounces Trump attacks, recalls Stalin rhetoric

Flake said on "Morning Joe" that he wasn't likening Trump to the Soviet strongman, but of course he was. He has used the term fake news in almost 200 Tweets . Placing third on the list was CNN , which Trump regularly dismisses as a " fake news " network, for incorrectly reporting that Trump's son, Donald Trump , Jr., had access to the Wikile...

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  • Deadly storm claims 8 lives in Germany
Deadly storm claims 8 lives in Germany

Meanwhile, baby Anton was born during the storm in his parents' auto in the western city of Cologne as traffic chaos unleashed by the extreme weather stopped them from getting to the clinic in time. Two men, both aged 62, died as a result of the storm Thursday in the Netherlands , a police spokesman said. In Belgium, a woman was killed when ...

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  • House passes short-term measure to avoid shutdown as deadline nears
House passes short-term measure to avoid shutdown as deadline nears

House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., pointed to military spending as a reason to blame Democrats. "I am sure where he stands". "I'm looking for something that President Trump supports", he said . If Congress can't agree on a spending bill by midnight Friday or soon after, about 800,000 federal workers face furloughs and many government functio...

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  • Jeff Flake Blasts Trump for Attacks on the News Media
Jeff Flake Blasts Trump for Attacks on the News Media

He gave examples of the Philippines' President, Rodrigo Duterte, and Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro , who have also brushed off media reports by calling the press " fake news ". The White House responded to Flake's speech on Wednesday, saying the senator is "looking for attention". "It beggars belief that an American president would enga...

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  • Stock Bulletin: Aeterna Zentaris (AEZS)
Stock Bulletin: Aeterna Zentaris (AEZS)

The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -3.39 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at 1.33%. Analyst's mean target price for NURO is $3.00 while analysts mean recommendation is 3.00. (NASDAQ: AEZS ) (TSE:AEZ) by 451.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 56,800 sha...

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  • Here Are The Gruesome Details We Know About The Turpin Household
Here Are The Gruesome Details We Know About The Turpin Household

Riverside County district attorney Mike Hestrin said the children were tied up with ropes by their parents , and restrained by chains and padlocks when one sibling managed to break free. Seven of the children are aged over 18, though looked no older than teenagers. When not chained to beds, he alleged, the children were locked away in separat...

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  • Russia: Vancouver meeting is aggravating situation around North Korea
Russia: Vancouver meeting is aggravating situation around North Korea

The secretary of state credited Beijing with helping to put pressure on Pyongyang, and expressed confidence that the sanctions would eventually bring the North Korean regime to the negotiating table. Asked whether he thought the United States needs more missile defense systems, he said, "Yes, yes I do". In late December, the United States spe...

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  • Israel bolsters relations with India in PM visit
Israel bolsters relations with India in PM visit

Netanyahu had met the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack survivor Moshe Holtzberg, 11, in Mumbai's Nariman House on Thursday. Indian press first reported on India's intention to back away from the deal in November. There is a deep and abiding interest in Israel about India, its people, their culture, civilisation, and humanity. Showering prais...

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  • Couple who chained, tortured 13 kids in California pleads not guilty
Couple who chained, tortured 13 kids in California pleads not guilty

Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin announced the charges against 57-year-old David Allen Turpin and 49-year-old Louise Anna Turpin at a press conference Thursday. Food items included pies, such as apple pies and pumpkin pies, which the couple would leave on the counter, "let the children look at it, but not eat the food".

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  • The 13 Children Held Captive Were 'Chained For Months', Attorney Says
The 13 Children Held Captive Were 'Chained For Months', Attorney Says

A separate charge of performing a lewd act on a child under 14 by force or fear was filed against David Turpin . The family relocated to Murrieta, California , in 2010, and then moved again to nearby Perris in 2014, with the abuse and neglect intensifying after they arrived on the West Coast, Hestrin said.

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  • I am not a racist, says Trump
I am not a racist, says Trump

I don't dispute that the president was using tough language . Graham, in turn, is refusing to denounce Trump as a racist or a bad-faith negotiator. "It sounds like fake news to me", Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. Asked about Kelly, the South Carolina Republican said the chief of staff is "a fi...

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