• Afghanistan to host Bangladesh T20s series at Dehradun
Afghanistan to host Bangladesh T20s series at Dehradun

He said the series was hard to sell to Australian free-to-air TV broadcasters - prompting the decision to pull the pin on another Bangladesh tour. Australia have cancelled plans to host Bangladesh later this year as they believe it no longer makes sense for them to play top-end matches out of season due to the high volume of football matches, acc...

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  • Iran attacks Israel with rockets after deal torn up
Iran attacks Israel with rockets after deal torn up

Col. Jonathan Conricus said in a statement. The incoming attack set off air raid sirens in the Israeli-controlled Golan, which was captured from Syria in the 1967 war. Iran has vowed revenge for the attacks. Israel did not specify how many were shot down. It also deployed additional units and mobilised some reservist forces.

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  • Israel says Iranians in Syria fired missiles
Israel says Iranians in Syria fired missiles

Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, a military spokesman, said Iran's Al Quds force fired the rockets at several Israeli bases, though he would not say how Israel determined the Iranian involvement. "I think that matters were presented in a direct and forthright manner, and this is important". The Israeli military said that, upon identifying "irregular a...

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  • Iranian forces fire on Israeli positions in Golan: Israeli army
Iranian forces fire on Israeli positions in Golan: Israeli army

A commander in a regional military alliance supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad told Reuters news agency that the missiles targeted a Syrian army base. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meanwhile flew to Moscow to discuss Syria with Russian President Vladimir Putin , a key ally of the Syrian government.

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  • Hurricanes name former captain Brind'Amour as coach
Hurricanes name former captain Brind'Amour as coach

As those outside the playoff picture and on the verge of either a retooled approach or full-on rebuild look ahead to 2018-19, we've got you covered with all the big coaching changes around hockey. They didn't produce the way they could produce. In addition to winning the Cup with Carolina, Brind'Amour also reached the final with Philadelphia in 1...

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  • Woman stoned to death for marrying 11 times
Woman stoned to death for marrying 11 times

The court ruled that Shukri Abdullahi Warsame, who was accused of marrying 11 times, without divorcing previous husbands, should be killed by stoning. Al-Shabab said it has acted after two of the men fought over the woman, claiming each one to be her legal husband and lastly brought the case to the court.

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  • Releasing three, North Koreans signal openness ahead of summit
Releasing three, North Koreans signal openness ahead of summit

All five currently detained Americans on CNN's list, now that the three have been released from North Korea , are in Iran. Pompeo arrived in Pyongyang on Wednesday from Japan and headed to the Koryo Hotel in the North Korean capital for meetings.

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  • Montana Boy Scouts say they're ready for girls' troops
Montana Boy Scouts say they're ready for girls' troops

The name change for the youth program will take effect in February 2019, when girls can start joining Scouts, BSA. The Boy Scouts of America organization has been a stalwart in American society since its founding, but it has been at the center of controversy in recent years due to criticism from some quarters that the program isn't inclusive.

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  • Apple Scrap Plan For Athenry
Apple Scrap Plan For Athenry

Fears over the future of the data centre project have been growing for some time now, and became particularly strong when Apple CEO Tim Cook refused to say Apple was committed to the project at a meeting with An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar a year ago.

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  • White House aides urge Trump to fire Scott Pruitt
White House aides urge Trump to fire Scott Pruitt

Senior White House officials are trying to turn President Donald Trump against embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt , urging Trump to fire the source of constant embarrassment for the administration, according to a Monday New York Times report .

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  • Freed North Korean hostages thank Trump, Pompeo 'for bringing us home'
Freed North Korean hostages thank Trump, Pompeo 'for bringing us home'

Last year, it detained two other USA citizens - Kim Hak Song , who had worked at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology , and Kim Sang Dok, who was invited to the same university to teach accounting. According to South Korean media, he had been involved in humanitarian work in the North. South Korea is attempting to get North Korea to ...

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  • High Court refrains from intervening in Panchayat poll date
High Court refrains from intervening in Panchayat poll date

The top court also ordered that while there has been complaints of the ruling Trinamool Congress not allowing nominations to be filed by the BJP and the CPI (M) in several constituencies, the state election commission shall not publish the results of the polls in those constituencies till the top court allows it.

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  • Europeans vow to keep Iranian nuclear deal
Europeans vow to keep Iranian nuclear deal

The reaction came immediately after President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the Iran nuclear deal on Tuesday saying it was one of the worst and one-sided transactions the United States has ever entered into. Therefore we, the E3, will remain parties to the JCPOA. Await more detail on USA plan. "In turn, Iran should continue to re...

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  • MTN may lose billions in Iran after new United States sanctions
MTN may lose billions in Iran after new United States sanctions

During 2018, MTN Group repatriated €88-million from MTN Irancell, including €61-million relating to the full 2017 dividend due to MTN, as well as a further €27-million of historic dividends. President Trump on Tuesday announced the U.S. withdrawal from the "defective" multinational nuclear deal with Iran, as Washington moved to reinstate punishing ...

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  • Pakistan airs concern over United States withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal
Pakistan airs concern over United States withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal

Pakistan has expressed concern and is apprehensive over the manner that the United States has unilaterally walked out of the 2015 nuclear agreement titled the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) arrived at with Iran, Britain, China, France and Germany.

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  • Google technology makes tedious calls for you
Google technology makes tedious calls for you

The voice you select here, will be voice that will play every time you summon and interact with Google Assistant on your smartphone or Google Home speaker. "What I've learned this year is we need to take a broader view of our responsibility", Zuckerberg said at the F8 conference last week. Despite the restaurant staff mishearing the AI, Goog...

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  • Israel responds after Iran 'fires rockets' at army from Syria
Israel responds after Iran 'fires rockets' at army from Syria

Israel struck back by destroying dozens of Iranian military sites in Syria , Conricus said , as well as Syrian anti-aircraft units that tried unsuccessfully to shoot down Israeli planes. Israel captured a section of the Golan, a strategic plateau, from Syria in the 1967 Middle East war. Israel has been on heightened alert in recent days, putti...

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  • Transfer of US Embassy to Jerusalem violates global law
Transfer of US Embassy to Jerusalem violates global law

On Tuesday, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat announced that a square near the new location of the US embassy in Israel will be named after the man who made the decision to move it there - US President Donald Trump. In a visit to Venezuela to meet his counterpart there Nicolas Maduro, President Abbas said he hoped other nations would not follow Paraguay, ...

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  • Arvind Kejriwal's nephew Vinay Bansal arrested on graft charge
Arvind Kejriwal's nephew Vinay Bansal arrested on graft charge

In the PWD scam case, their company had submitted bills for purchasing materials for a construction work. News Agency ANI confirmed that Vinay Bansal, the son of Arvind Kejriwal's brother-in-law, was arrested by the ACB officials in connection with the PWD scam.

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  • 21 bodies recovered after dam burst in Kenya
21 bodies recovered after dam burst in Kenya

Regional police chief Gideon Kibunja confirmed to a local radio station in Nairobi on Thursday that the death toll had risen overnight to 27 people, while 40 others were in need of medical treatment in hospital. He added: "The water has caused huge destruction in both life and property". The Kenyan Red Cross says it has rescued some 40 people s...

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  • North Carolina mayor arrested on DWI, gun charges hours after election win
North Carolina mayor arrested on DWI, gun charges hours after election win

He was arrested on a DWI charge as well as multiple gun charges, including possession of a firearm after consuming alcohol and possession of a firearm on government property. An officer located Williams' truck on Millbranch Road and followed him. He won his race by seven votes over the incumbent, Mayor Randy Weaver. Williams blew a.13 blood alc...

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  • Late-Night Thunderstorm Hits UP, 12 Killed
Late-Night Thunderstorm Hits UP, 12 Killed

On Tuesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had issued a warning of thunderstorm accompanied with squall. In Mathura, 33-year-old Bhagwati Singh riding a tractor was caught in the storm near Khanjara Baans village. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has meanwhile directed officials of the storm hit districts of Aligarh, Agra...

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  • North Jersey Officers Rescue Man From Burning Car
North Jersey Officers Rescue Man From Burning Car

Police broke a window of the vehicle engulfed in flames and found a man inside. Looking in, he can see the silhouette of a person in the driver's seat and immediately opens the driver's door. A subsequent 911 call reported the vehicle was on fire. The 42-year-old man was disoriented and resisted officers, but hey worked quickly to pull him out.

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  • Why the United Kingdom is eyeing a ban on wet wipes
Why the United Kingdom is eyeing a ban on wet wipes

The team found more than 5,000 wet wipes along the Thames in an area half the size of a tennis court. A spokesperson for the Department of Environment ( Defra ) said that they are continuing to work with manufacturers and retailers to make sure that the labeling on the packaging is understandable and people know how to dispose of them properly.

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  • Plus Two results to be announced today at 11
Plus Two results to be announced today at 11

The Directorate of Higher Secondary Education (DHSE) Kerala will release class 12th results 2018 today on their official website; keralaresults .nic.in. Below we have provided direct link of Kerala 12th Result 2018 . Due to heavy load on the website, some candidates may face technical issues in getting the results at once.

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