• Two buses catch fire in Rome
Two buses catch fire in Rome

The local transport authority Atac says it's addressing the problem by increasing its fix work. "It's the umpteenth bus that's gone up in flames in the city". "Attack in the heart of Rome claimed by ATAC", she wrote. In which other European capital do public buses explode? A firefighter walks next to a burned bus in downtown Rome , Italy May...

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  • Mild tremors felt in parts of north India, Pakistan
Mild tremors felt in parts of north India, Pakistan

The natural disaster was felt at about 4:15 pm today, a MeT Department official said. Several Twitter users in Delhi took to the social media site to post that they had felt mild natural disaster tremors. The U.S. Geological Survey says the temblor was centered just across the border, in a remote part of Tajikistan. The epicentre of the quake was...

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  • Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria
Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria

There were no casualties. Syria's official news agency SANA said the army had intercepted two Israeli missiles fired towards Kisweh, with state television broadcasting images of fires in the nearby area. In the Golan heights deployed air defense system . "Any aggression against Israel will be met with a severe response". Its decision to do so...

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  • BJP seeks countermanding of Bengaluru seat poll over 'fake' voter IDs
BJP seeks countermanding of Bengaluru seat poll over 'fake' voter IDs

Amidst the row over recovery of fake voter IDs from a flat in Raj Rajeshwari Nagar constituency of Karanataka, BJP leader and owner of the flat Manjula Nanjamari's son rebuffed allegations that he was the tenant of the flat . I visited the place personally. Sources are saying that the Election Commission has already ordered an inquiry into t...

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  • May suffers 13th defeat on Brexit legislation in the UK Parliament
May suffers 13th defeat on Brexit legislation in the UK Parliament

The defeats suggest there could be a lengthy and time-consuming period of "ping pong" between the two Houses of Parliament as the government seeks to strip unwanted amendments, potentially delaying the rest of its crowded Brexit legislative timetable.

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  • Houthis claim responsibility for missile targeting Saudi capital
Houthis claim responsibility for missile targeting Saudi capital

The Saudi General Department of Traffic has decided that women will be allowed to drive starting June 24, Al Arabiya reported on Tuesday. Saudi Arabia government officials have announced that the driving ban on women will be lifted next month.

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  • Forbes ranks Narendra Modi ninth most powerful person in the world
Forbes ranks Narendra Modi ninth most powerful person in the world

And then President of the USA Donald Trump was the ranked the third most powerful person in 2018 on Forbes List. On its website, Forbes said the list selects one person out of every 100 million "whose actions mean the most". "This year's list highlights the consolidation of power in the hands of an elite few", he said. Other personalities...

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  • Hebrew Union College President Killed in Plane Crash in NY
Hebrew Union College President Killed in Plane Crash in NY

State police said one other person was injured in the crash. Frank Reiss, 65, from the Town of Wallkill was the flight instructor on board when the Aeronca 7AC plane crashed into a field at around 9 a.m. Nevel explained the flight was part of a routine test pilots have to take every two years. The Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute confirm...

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  • President Trump Tells John Kerry: 'Stay Away' From Iran Nuclear Deal
President Trump Tells John Kerry: 'Stay Away' From Iran Nuclear Deal

The former secretary of State has defended the deal in the face of reports Trump would pull the USA out of it. The State Department would not answer questions as to whether Kerry coordinated his diplomacy or has been in contact with any current administration officials.

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  • Russia Soccer Federation Fined Over Racist Chants By Fans
Russia Soccer Federation Fined Over Racist Chants By Fans

Russian organisers have been at pains to play down persistent allegations of discrimination but have been subject to a number of sanctions in recent months. On May 31, two weeks before the World Cup opens, UEFA will judge a charge of racist chanting by Zenit fans during a game against Leipzig. The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia holds special sign...

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  • Declared! BSE Odisha 10th results 2018 out at orissaresults
Declared! BSE Odisha 10th results 2018 out at orissaresults

However, the School and Mass Education Minister had refuted the allegations and termed it as an intentional attempt to disrupt the examination. In 2017, BSE-Orissa announced the result of Class X (Madhayama or Matric) Exam 2017 Regular / Ex-Regular on April 26, 2017 at 10:00 am.

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  • Rep. Jim Renacci leads Mike Gibbons in GOP Senate primary
Rep. Jim Renacci leads Mike Gibbons in GOP Senate primary

Among those Renacci beat in Tuesday's GOP primary is Cleveland businessman Mike Gibbons, who sued Renacci saying he falsely portrayed Gibbons as a liberal. Brown, 65, is a former congressman and OH secretary of state. Whoever wins on Tuesday - will challenge Brown, the incumbent Democrat. Since announcing that he'd be entering the Senate race, ...

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  • Malaysia's scandal-hit PM faces ex-mentor, 92, in election
Malaysia's scandal-hit PM faces ex-mentor, 92, in election

Lim Kit Siang - a leader of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a key party in the opposition alliance - said the ruling coalition´s "dirty tricks are at work today with mobile telephones of key DAP leaders throughout the country sabotaged and disabled by endless incoming calls from the United States".

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  • Final 'Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again' trailer has much more Cher
Final 'Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again' trailer has much more Cher

The film also stars Pierce Brosnan , Colin Firth , Stellan Skarsgård , Julie Walters , Dominic Cooper , Christine Baranski , Josh Dylan, Hugh Skinner, Jeremy Irvine , Alexa Davies, Jessica Keenan Wynn, Andy Garcia, and Cher . In the trailer we saw Sophie, played by Amanda Seyfried , announce her pregnancy, which then leads to the flashbac...

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  • Think tank proposes United Kingdom give millennials R170k to tackle wealth gap
Think tank proposes United Kingdom give millennials R170k to tackle wealth gap

Frances O'Grady, another commission member and TUC general secretary, said young people faced insecure work and had little prospect of decent homes or pensions. The Resolution Foundation's Intergenerational Commission - set up to look at issues affecting younger generations such as saving for their retirement and getting on the property ladder - su...

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  • Trump Seeks to Claw Back $15 Billion in Useless Spending
Trump Seeks to Claw Back $15 Billion in Useless Spending

Once the White House sends the rescission request to Congress, lawmakers will have 45 days to vote on it, with a simple majority required for it to pass. But the current proposal, if approved, represents less than 0.4 percent of total government spending this year, according to the Post. Other proposed cuts include $4.3 billion for an advanced ...

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  • EC confirms 9746 voter ID cards seized before Karnataka polls, orders probe
EC confirms 9746 voter ID cards seized before Karnataka polls, orders probe

Karnataka is going to poll on May 12 and the votes will be counted on May 15 . Not just on field, but the campaign for Karnataka polls is setting political temperatures high on the social media, with the Congress and the BJP trading charges and taking digs at each other.

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  • Pompeo in North Korea for pre-summit meetings
Pompeo in North Korea for pre-summit meetings

An official at South Korea's presidential Blue House said Pompeo was expected to finalise the date of the summit, and secure the release of three American detainees. "The second piece is, we also want to make sure what our expectations are not", said Pompeo, aboard a C-32A. "We think relationships are building with North Korea", Trump added.

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  • Oil prices swing wildly after Trump announces exit from Iran deal
Oil prices swing wildly after Trump announces exit from Iran deal

Previously‚ sanctions imposed on Iran by the U.S. saw a massive decline in trade between the two countries. Earlier, a spokeswoman for the European Commission insisted the EU will continue to implement the agreement. However, proponents have said those time limits were meant to encourage more discussion with Iran in the future that could even...

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  • Iredell-Statesville Schools Offers Optional Teacher Workday Ahead Of Protests
Iredell-Statesville Schools Offers Optional Teacher Workday Ahead Of Protests

Hosted by the North Carolina Association of Educators, the March for Students and Rally for Respect takes place the same day the General Assembly goes back into session. Without closure, local districts would be left scrambling to find stand-ins with more than 10,000 North Carolina teachers expected to gather in Raleigh next week.

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  • Israel orders Golan shelters open over Iran 'activity' in Syria
Israel orders Golan shelters open over Iran 'activity' in Syria

Iran has supported the Syrian government during the country's seven-year civil war, deploying hundreds of military advisers and thousands of militiamen to the country. Israeli defense officials are bracing for the possibility of an Iranian revenge attack from Syria in the near future, in the form of rocket and missile launches at northern Isra...

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  • Dual citizenship makes Labor senator Katy Gallagher ineligible, High Court rules
Dual citizenship makes Labor senator Katy Gallagher ineligible, High Court rules

She is a British citizen by descent through her father. "The questions in this reference turn upon one issue: whether British law operated to irremediably prevent an Australian citizen applying for renunciation of his or her British citizenship from ever achieving it", she wrote in her judgement.

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  • Joel Embiid On Scuffle With Terry Rozier:
Joel Embiid On Scuffle With Terry Rozier: "Too Bad He's So Short"

In a post-game interview, Embiid gave some details on what happened and said that Rozier tried to punch him, twice. After a referee blew his whistle, the 7-foot, 260-pound Embiid swatted at the ball while the 6-foot-1, 190-pound Rozier was holding it.

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  • Malaysia's scandal-hit PM faces ex-mentor in election
Malaysia's scandal-hit PM faces ex-mentor in election

Angered by a scandal at state fund 1MDB that battered Malaysia's worldwide standing, Mahathir has teamed up with an alliance of parties that fiercely opposed him when he was in power, and which includes jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim - his former nemesis.

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  • Driver killed after hitting semitractor-trailer on I-95
Driver killed after hitting semitractor-trailer on I-95

Lance Corporal Judd Jones say a SUV was traveling north when it hit an animal in the roadway. Authorities say a mother from Florida and her two young children have died after their auto hit an alligator on Interstate 95 in SC. Tennessee Highway Patrol have identified the victim who was killed in two-car crash in Maynardville Sunday. The crash r...

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