• An Italian company hopes to save the northern white rhino through IVF
An Italian company hopes to save the northern white rhino through IVF

One is his 27-year-old daughter, Najin, and the other is her 17-year-old daughter, Fatu. His death leaves only two females - his daughter and granddaughter - of the sub-species alive in the world. In a press release, the conservancy said it is attempting an unprecedented intervention "to try and conduct the first-ever procedure to safely remove e...

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  • Neighbor rapes 3-year-old after luring her with ice-cream
Neighbor rapes 3-year-old after luring her with ice-cream

He said the medical examination of the girl was conducted and the report was awaited. A case of rape was registered and special teams formed to nab the accused who was arrested within 24 hours of the incident, the official said. Pal and his friends repeatedly raped the minors after confining them in two different villages. The accused, who is t...

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  • Sarkozy charged with corruption over alleged Kadhafi financing: judicial source
Sarkozy charged with corruption over alleged Kadhafi financing: judicial source

Sarkozy was France's president from 2007-12, has repeatedly and vehemently denied any wrongdoing. The case is France's most explosive political financing scandal. Investigators are examining allegations that Gaddafi's regime secretly gave the politician 50 million euros overall for his campaign. Sarkozy has dismissed the allegations as the ra...

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  • North East forces reveal numbers of 'missing' sex offenders
North East forces reveal numbers of 'missing' sex offenders

Out of the 10 that South Yorkshire Police are tracking, offences include assault on a female by penetration, indecent assault on a female under 14, making indecent photos of children, rape , sexual assault, sexual activity with a female under 16, sexual activity with a child and taking indecent photos of children.

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  • Several units tackle fire at Ballymun hotel
Several units tackle fire at Ballymun hotel

It is believed to have started shortly after 8.20pm. Members of the public have posted videos on social media which show a number of floors on fire. "I'm told a number of units from Dublin Fire Brigade are on the way". Gardai have advised that diversions are in place at Santry Cross as the fire is dealt with.

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  • Wall, rail project hold up spending bill
Wall, rail project hold up spending bill

Democrats were resisting the terms of the White House deal, but negotiations continued. Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., was working on Trump's behalf against funding for a Hudson River tunnel and rail project that's important to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Republicans from NY and New Jersey.

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  • S.Korea military drills to go ahead
S.Korea military drills to go ahead

But as diplomats scurry to arrange the North-South talks - and a mooted face-to-face meet between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un - the North's silence had raised concerns over its intentions. -South Korea military exercises will start April 1 and run a month or so, roughly half their previous length, likely to avoid provoking North Korea ahead of pla...

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  • Senators Hold Election Security Hearing After Releasing Recommendations For 2018
Senators Hold Election Security Hearing After Releasing Recommendations For 2018

Russian agents targeted election systems in 21 states ahead of the 2016 general election, the Homeland Security Department has said, and top USA intelligence officials have said they've seen indications Russian agents are preparing a new round of election interference this year.

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  • Chicago Police Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting Suspect In Custody
Chicago Police Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting Suspect In Custody

A man who was being held by police on a misdemeanor charge was sexually assaulted twice by one of his guards while he was at the hospital on Feb 3., prosecutors say. With the suspect chained to the bed and the other officer away eating food, Calhoun allegedly began giving the man "relationship advice" before massaging the victim's feet and sucking ...

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  • Pakistan's deputy high commissioner summoned over civilian killings
Pakistan's deputy high commissioner summoned over civilian killings

The JI spokesman maintained that the sanity demands that genuine voice of people should be heard patiently and their grievances justly be redressed by holding tripartite dialogue among the people of Jammu and Kashmir and the governments of India and Pakistan to find an amicable solution to the Kashmir dispute in accordance with the aspirations of t...

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  • Anti-LGBT Democratic Congressman Bests Progressive Challenger in IL
Anti-LGBT Democratic Congressman Bests Progressive Challenger in IL

U.S. Representative Dan Lipinski survived a close race to win the Democratic primary in the 3rd Congressional District. Lipinski has served seven terms in the seat and has held positions often at odds with the majority of his party. Lipinski also got a boost from the Susan B. Anthony List, which canvassed for him and poured more than $900,...

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  • John Oliver's Gay Parody Of Mike Pence Family's Bunny Book Outselling Original
John Oliver's Gay Parody Of Mike Pence Family's Bunny Book Outselling Original

The book-written by Last Week Tonight scribe Jill Twiss-espouses inclusivity and tolerance. Pence has been outspoken in condemning gay marriage in the past and has close ties with others who have condemned the lifestyle. Oliver also criticized Focus on the Family for inviting Pence to speak at past events they have hosted. Oliver changed th...

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  • Trump asks Saudi prince to buy more USA arms
Trump asks Saudi prince to buy more USA arms

Trump opened a session with reporters by asking the prince where he saw oil prices going and how much petroleum the kingdom still had. President Donald Trump on Tuesday met with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman at the White House on Tuesday where President Trump showed off giant chart highlighting Saudi Arabia's massive U.S.

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  • PM congratulates Angela Merkel on assuming office as German Chancellor
PM congratulates Angela Merkel on assuming office as German Chancellor

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday sharply criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to introduce tariffs on steel and aluminum imports and warned Washington that the European Union was ready to take countermeasures if necessary.

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  • HTC Vive Focus standalone VR hitting USA later this year
HTC Vive Focus standalone VR hitting USA later this year

The Vive Focus does all of the hard work in its head unit. To support the tournament platform, IGT published a Software Development Kit (SDK), which game designers can leverage to develop VR content for the Virtual Zone. Now available in China only, starting at the rough equivalent of $630, the world's first commercial all-in-one VR product with ...

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  • McConnell, Ryan assert confidence in Mueller's work
McConnell, Ryan assert confidence in Mueller's work

It is not clear if that will suffice for official accounts or an actual interview with Trump himself, and Mueller's office did not respond to a request for comments on the article. "I don't think Bob Mueller is going anywhere - I think that's a widespread feeling". Still, GOP lawmakers said they didn't think it was necessary to pass bipartisan bi...

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  • Holocaust denier wins GOP congressional nomination
Holocaust denier wins GOP congressional nomination

Jones denied being racist in an interview with CNN last month. Jones came in fourth in the primary and moved to IL the following year. The state Republican Party has disavowed his candidacy, with the state party chairman calling him a Nazi.

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  • State Dept. says Putin re-election 'no surprise'
State Dept. says Putin re-election 'no surprise'

Earlier, President Trump announced that he will meet President Putin " in the not too distant future to discuss the arms race, which is getting out of control ". Obama's own State Department, while congratulatory, noted concerns about "the conditions under which the campaign was conducted, the partisan use of government resources and procedural...

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  • Abbas Calls US Ambassador to Israel a 'Settler, Son of a Dog'
Abbas Calls US Ambassador to Israel a 'Settler, Son of a Dog'

The soldiers had deployed during a weekly Palestinian protest in the village against Israeli policy on settlements in the West Bank, one of the most heated issues in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. "We can not have a situation in which soldiers are humiliated and hit and they do not act at that moment and arrest those who hurt them". He said cl...

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  • High-level thinker Gregory Salcido fired by school board over anti-military rant
High-level thinker Gregory Salcido fired by school board over anti-military rant

Villon said the school board received thousands of emails voicing displeasure for Salcido's comments. He said he would apologize for his comments if they hurt people and said that was not his intention. His fellow council members passed a resolution calling for his resignation. "The City Council and residents of Pico Rivera are steadfast in the r...

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  • Kosovo MPs lob teargas to prevent vote on border with Montenegro
Kosovo MPs lob teargas to prevent vote on border with Montenegro

Rather than allow a discussion and a vote on the issue to proceed in parliament, the group threw tear gas canisters and parliament was evacuated. There's been a lot of debate in Kosovo over a border agreement with neighbouring Montenegro.

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  • Seoul proposes early talks next week with North
Seoul proposes early talks next week with North

Then, through a South Korean envoy, Kim invited Trump to talks. The president pointed out that the main goals of the talks were denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and ensuring peace. The inter-Korean summit would be followed by a summit between the United States and the DPRK. The performers will be in Pyongyang from March 31 to April 3.

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  • 62 regime fighters dead in ISIS attack on Syria capital
62 regime fighters dead in ISIS attack on Syria capital

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which is monitoring the situation in the conflict-ridden nation, says more than 180 people were killed by rebel attacks in the last 4 months. The fact-finding team looked into those allegations, Uzumcu said, "and they couldn't find any credible information to pursue an investigation". "Regime reinforcement...

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  • BJP accuses Cong of hiring Cambridge Analytica for 2019 LS polls
BJP accuses Cong of hiring Cambridge Analytica for 2019 LS polls

The BJP leader also alleged that Russian and Kazakh bots were set up specifically to boost Rahul Gandhi's twitter presence. Surjewala said threats were being given to Indian media under the Modi government and now a warning was being given to an independent global media platform too.

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  • Rauner claims victory in Republican primary
Rauner claims victory in Republican primary

Even if she doesn't pull out a win, it could mean trouble for Rauner come November. Rauner's personal wealth is just shy of $1 billion, but Pritzker is worth several times more . Daniel Biss (D) by a slim margin. The Democratic front-runner has been advertising on television from almost the moment he announced his candidacy 11 months ago.

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