• Sea Shepherd Releases Suppressed Whaling Footage
Sea Shepherd Releases Suppressed Whaling Footage

A legal battle to have the vision released was launched in 2012 by the NSW Environmental Defenders Officer (EDO) on behalf of the Humane Society International. Mr Hansen said he expected the release of the footage would lead to greater public support for campaigns to end whaling. It claims the whaling is for scientific research - yet also allows th...

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  • PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Hyderabad Metro Rail, Today
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Hyderabad Metro Rail, Today

The minimum fare of Rs 10 for a distance of up to two km and the maximum fare is Rs 60 for a distance of more than 26 km has fixed by the concessionaire, L&T Metro Rail, (Hyderabad) Ltd. Hyderabad Metro is an example of engineering and financial innovation attempted in PPP mode. Trump is leading the U.S. delegation to the summit being co-hosted b...

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  • China sentences Taiwanese activist to 5 years for subversion
China sentences Taiwanese activist to 5 years for subversion

The NGO worker went missing during a visit to mainland China in March. He appeared in court on Tuesday alongside Chinese activist Peng Yuhua, who was sentenced to seven years in prison. Jerome Cohen and Yu-Jie Chen, experts in Chinese law at New York University and Columbia University, respectively, wrote earlier this year that Lee's past af...

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  • LIST: Heads of State who have confirmed Uhuru inauguration attendance
LIST: Heads of State who have confirmed Uhuru inauguration attendance

A crowd of people rushed in and forced themselves through the gates compelling security officers to use tear gas to disperse them. Meanwhile at the Kasarani stadium chaos erupted as a crowd attempted to force its way into the venue, prompting police to fire teargas at Kenyatta supporters who tried to fight their way in.

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  • Padmavati controversy: SC dismisses petition to ban film;says CBFC is final authority
Padmavati controversy: SC dismisses petition to ban film;says CBFC is final authority

Advocate Harish Salve, who is representing Sanjay Leela Bhansali in court, also revealed that the makers will not release the film in the United Kingdom or any other part of the world before getting CBFC clearance in India. Sharma was seeking direction to delete certain objectionable scenes from the movie. The Supreme Court's dismissal of the p...

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  • Minnesota quarterback Demry Croft to transfer
Minnesota quarterback Demry Croft to transfer

A team spokesman told the (St. Paul) Pioneer Press on Sunday that Croft asked for and received his release from coach P.J. Fleck following Saturday's 31-0 loss to Wisconsin. The Gophers, who finished 5-7 to miss a bowl bid for the first time in six years, have two viable but unproven returning candidates for the job in 2018.

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  • Hyderabad To Get Metro Rail: 10 Facts
Hyderabad To Get Metro Rail: 10 Facts

The maximum fare for beyond 22 kilometers distance or from the originating point to the terminus (30 km) is Rs 60. The number of coaches would be increased to six depending on the traffic. Each rail will have three bogies of 338 passenger capacity. However, as of now, the authorities will have drivers running the trains, with special focus given to...

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  • 16 people killed on OH roads over Thanksgiving holiday weekend
16 people killed on OH roads over Thanksgiving holiday weekend

M.H.P. issued more than 4,800 citations statewide, with 45 of those being D.U.I. offenses. Around the state, 163 total motor vehicle crashes were investigated with 55 injuries and 5 fatalities involving those wrecks. Around 5 p.m. the same day in Leflore County, a Ford van entered the median of United States 82 and rolled several times. The Thank...

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  • Case against Chennai Six 'utter nonsense'
Case against Chennai Six 'utter nonsense'

Meanwhile, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson described the latest development as "fantastic news" and said the case "has been a top priority for everybody" at the Foreign Office (FCO). Besides Armstrong and Irving, the other former British soldiers who have been in a Chennai jail for four years include - Nick Dunn, Ray Tindall, Paul Towers, and Nicho...

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  • Coalition MP Says He'll Demand Triple J Drop Its Hottest 100 Decision
Coalition MP Says He'll Demand Triple J Drop Its Hottest 100 Decision

This morning Fifield went even further, accusing triple j of "making a political statement" that would "help to delegitimise Australia Day ". "This is really important to us", the statement said. The minister for communications, Mitch Fifield, was particularly fired up about the changes and said that "the ABC shouldn't be buying into this de...

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  • Pilot of plane missing in BC interior identified
Pilot of plane missing in BC interior identified

Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre spokeswoman Lt. Melissa Kia said three helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft were focusing their search in an area around 45 km northeast of Revelstoke, B.C., where a radar satellite signal and a cellphone signal were last picked up.

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  • Top Official In Charge Of State Department Redesign Quits Job
Top Official In Charge Of State Department Redesign Quits Job

The Tennessee Republican and Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman has voiced concerns about Tillerson's management of the State Department and his still-fuzzy plans to restructure it. "Effective immediately, Christine Ciccone will step in to lead the redesign effort and manage its daily activities". Denying the reports of a morale proble...

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  • Hamas rejects disarmament ahead of reconciliation deadline
Hamas rejects disarmament ahead of reconciliation deadline

The Western-backed Palestinian Authority runs autonomous enclaves in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. But the future of their armed wing, the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, remains unclear. "We went to Cairo in accordance to October 12 reconciliation agreement to discuss all issues of reconciliation which were mentioned in Cairo agreement signed i...

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  • Bali Airport Shut a Second Day as Ash Cloud Soars From Volcano
Bali Airport Shut a Second Day as Ash Cloud Soars From Volcano

Indonesia's Directorate General of Land Transportation said 100 buses were deployed to Bali's worldwide airport and to ferry terminals to help travelers stranded by the eruption. He said "We can not be sure whether this time eruptions will be the same with 1963". Indonesia's National Disaster Mitigation Agency raised the volcano's alert to the hi...

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  • Woman falsely claims Roy Moore impregnated her, then suggested abortion, report says
Woman falsely claims Roy Moore impregnated her, then suggested abortion, report says

The newspaper never published her dramatic claims about a sexual relationship with Moore when she was 15 years old, after becoming suspicious about whether she was telling the truth. A reporter at The Post interviewed Ms. Phillips again on Wednesday at a restaurant in Virginia. Phillips allegedly wanted a guarantee that Moore would lose the el...

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  • 3-year-old girl abducted in Jacksonville, North Carolina
3-year-old girl abducted in Jacksonville, North Carolina

Mom contacted authorities at 6 a.m. Monday to report her missing. The media outlet is reporting the Onslow County Sheriff's Office has interviewed the girl's mother and her live-in boyfriend. She has walking difficulties, so please, if anybody sees her. Hunter said Mariah normally wears orthopedic braces on both feet and when she is without them ...

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  • Adidas: Drop Lawsuit In Pay-To-Play Scandal
Adidas: Drop Lawsuit In Pay-To-Play Scandal

The FBI investigated a "pay-for-play" scheme at the university, where an Adidas representative allegedly offered a highly touted recruit $100,000 to play basketball for the Cardinals and then sign with Adidas once the player turned pro. In it, Pitino claims he had no knowledge of an alleged $100,000 payment being made to former Louisville recru...

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  • Jordan denounces terror attack on Egyptian mosque
Jordan denounces terror attack on Egyptian mosque

Momani expressed the government's condolences to the Egyptian government over the victims of the terrorist incident, and wished the injured speedy recovery. Although there has not yet been any official claim of responsibility for the attack, authorities said that the terrorists who perpetrated the massacre were carrying flags of the Islamic State...

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  • Senate GOP Tax Bill Could Hurt Low-Income Americans More Than Expected
Senate GOP Tax Bill Could Hurt Low-Income Americans More Than Expected

Above the much more generous deduction amount, the rate would be cut to 12 percent all the way up to $77,400 for married couples and $38,700 for singles.The rest of the rates would also be cut, providing tax cuts at every income level â€' while the share of all federal income taxes paid by millionaires would tick up from 19.2 percent of all revenue...

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  • Accused Wanted Automatic Rifle For NYE Terror Attack At Federation Square
Accused Wanted Automatic Rifle For NYE Terror Attack At Federation Square

They are still investigating how the man, who is of Somalian descent, had been radicalised. Victoria state police said on Tuesday that the man was acting alone and had not been able to acquire a firearm before his arrest late on Monday. Police said he'd been "high-risk person of interest" since early 2016 and claimed he would become "energised" o...

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  • Miss World Manushi Chhillar returns to India, receives blockbuster welcome
Miss World Manushi Chhillar returns to India, receives blockbuster welcome

Manushi, who hails from Haryana, won the Miss World 2017 crown in Sanya, China, becoming the sixth Indian woman to win the prestigious title. Miss World is at present on a mission to spread awareness about menstrual hygiene, and is extensively travelling under the campaign.

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  • Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani to contest Gujarat election from Vadgam
Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani to contest Gujarat election from Vadgam

Four Dalit men had been flogged on suspicion of having killed a cow. "Looking at the appeal made by him, the party believes that the contest should be between the BJP and Jignesh Mevani", the party said in a statement. He, however, requested other parties not to contest the seat. Vasava, a JD (U) rebel who helped Congress's Ahmed Patel win the ...

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  • Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Technical Indicators of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Among active positions in the latest quarter, 327 holders increased their positions by a total of 90.78 million shares, 330 holders decreased the positions by a total of 91.12 million shares, and 115 holders h...

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  • Turkey says Trump must keep pledge on not arming YPG militia
Turkey says Trump must keep pledge on not arming YPG militia

The statement comes three days after Turkey said US President Donald Trump told President Recep Tayyip Erdogan he had issued instructions that weapons should no longer be provided to the YPG, an extension of the PKK, which the US, the European Union and Turkey consider a terrorist group.

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  • Republican Senator Paul says he plans to vote for Senate tax bill
Republican Senator Paul says he plans to vote for Senate tax bill

I'm also pleased to note that, in part by my urging, the Senate tax-plan writers have included repeal of the ObamaCare individual mandate in the tax plan. The Senate bill would slash the US corporate tax rate to 20 percent from 35 percent after a one-year delay, give small business owners a 17.4 percent tax deduction, lower rates for individuals, i...

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