• Philippines chief justice, Duterte's critic, expelled by Supreme Court colleagues
Philippines chief justice, Duterte's critic, expelled by Supreme Court colleagues

Following demands from the executive branch, Manila's Supreme Court voted Friday to remove the nation's top judge - appointed by the previous administration - labeled an "enemy" by Duterte after consistently voting against the president's policies, including the use of torture and mass killing to stem the country's rampant drug trade.

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  • One killed by Paris police
One killed by Paris police

The attacker was shot and killed by police. In addition to the person who died, two others were seriously injured and were transferred to George Pompidou Hospital, he added. Paris has been under higher security in recent years after a string of deadly Islamic extremist attacks. French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb commented on the attack, pr...

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  • Berlusconi can run for office again
Berlusconi can run for office again

Berlusconi gave "effective and constant proof of good conduct" after carrying out his punishment, Italian news agency ANSA quoted tribunal judges as concluding. The centre-right emerged as the single largest force at the March vote, while the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement emerged as the biggest individual party.

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  • Grammar schools: critics slam £50m boost for 'elitist' education
Grammar schools: critics slam £50m boost for 'elitist' education

Grammar schools date back to as early as the 16th century, but the modern concept was created by the 1944 Education Act. "This is particularly important at a time when there are increasing numbers of pupils reaching secondary age and such high demand from parents for selective school places".

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  • Karnataka Elections 2018: Political leaders cast their votes
Karnataka Elections 2018: Political leaders cast their votes

However, most pre-poll surveys have predicted a fractured mandate and suggested that former prime minister H D Deve Gowda's JD (S) may play the kingmaker's role. The last assembly election in 2013 had witnessed 71.4 per cent polling, it said. Siddaramaiah, who is contesting from Chamundeshwari and Badami constituencies, told ANI that neither the ...

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  • Trump's decision Iran 'deal' flawed, and not a treaty
Trump's decision Iran 'deal' flawed, and not a treaty

Some European businesses entered Iran following the nuclear deal, but the most disruptive banking restrictions effectively remained in place, as major European banks refused to work with Iran, especially once Donald Trump was elected . U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo exits his plane on arrival in Pyongyang, North Korea, May 9, 2018. Irania...

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  • At least one dead, several injured in Paris knife attack
At least one dead, several injured in Paris knife attack

Paris' opera and landmark retail stores are located in that area. French authorities are denouncing a knife attack in central Paris that French media say left two dead including the assailant. Citing sources close to official investigations, AFP news agency said that two people, including the attacker, were killed and several were injured.

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  • Trump's Iran Withdrawal Has Oil Shippers in Limbo Over Insurance
Trump's Iran Withdrawal Has Oil Shippers in Limbo Over Insurance

There are two "structural" explanations and a host of personal reasons for Trump pulling out. Johnson, who is visiting the USA this week and met Monday with Pompeo, placed an op-ed in The New York Times arguing that Iran has placed two-thirds of its centrifuges in storage and given up about 95% of its uranium stockpile.

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  • Mothers Day Tech Gifts Ideas || Mothers Day Special
Mothers Day Tech Gifts Ideas || Mothers Day Special

Emerson says we should neither be glad or sorry because "both emotions are unbecoming". I might say, "Mom, I called you only a couple of days ago". What's more, we so often fail to recognize or remember that mothering takes many forms. And they do that without ever asking for anything in return. No one can be as selfless as you; as sacrificing as...

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  • In Indiana, Trump urges GOP to mobilize
In Indiana, Trump urges GOP to mobilize

He will face incumbent Democrat Joe Donnelly in November in a race is considered critical for the Republican Party. Trump, who was joined Thursday evening by Vice President Mike Pence , the previous governor of IN, praised the not too long ago elected Republican candidates and welcomed newly nominated Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun to ...

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  • North Korea to dismantle nuclear test site May 23-25 -state media
North Korea to dismantle nuclear test site May 23-25 -state media

According to Saturday's statement, the Foreign Ministry would invite local press, but global media would be limited to journalists from China, Russia, South Korea , Britain and the United States , due to the testing ground's "small space".

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  • AT&T chief says hiring Michael Cohen was a 'big mistake'
AT&T chief says hiring Michael Cohen was a 'big mistake'

Cohen "approached" Quinn's Washington office of AT&T "during the post-election transition period and said he was going to leave the Trump Organization and do consulting for a select few companies that wanted his opinion on the new President and his administration - the key players, their priorities, and how they think", AT&T said Friday.

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  • ASU Men's Tennis: Sun Devils fall to Baylor in NCAA Tournament
ASU Men's Tennis: Sun Devils fall to Baylor in NCAA Tournament

Truly Dorland led Pacific in scoring with a pair of goals while teammates Mariana Duarte and Kyra Christmas, the Tigers' two top scorers during the regular season, were held to a goal each by a tough UCLA defense. No. 123 Marina Guinart (OSU) def. Yana Grechkina 6-0, 6-1; 5. "That's really a neat way, especially for the first class of seniors t...

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  • Malaysia elections: PM-in-waiting Anwar watches Mahathir swearing in from hospital
Malaysia elections: PM-in-waiting Anwar watches Mahathir swearing in from hospital

However, Anwar will have to win a by-election or be elected senator in order for him to take over as prime minister. Rafizi Ramli says nothing has been finalised, and that Mahathir is till in talks with Anwar Ibrahim. Counter to most expectations, the Pakatan Harapan alliance succeeded in ending more than 60 years of rule by the Barisan Nasional ...

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  • Insurgents in Myanmar kill 19 in attack near China border
Insurgents in Myanmar kill 19 in attack near China border

The government says about 100 insurgents attacked 3 locations, including a police facility, in Muse town in the eastern state of Shan on Saturday. Rights defenders say clashes in northern Myanmar near the China border have ramped up in recent months as the worldwide community focuses on the Rohingya crisis in the west of the country.

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  • Korea economically if it gets rid of nuclear weapons
Korea economically if it gets rid of nuclear weapons

On Wednesday, Trump tweeted that the three Americans detained by Pyongyang had been released and were on their way home with Pompeo. A combination photo of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and USA president Donald Trump . " May it lead to a successful outcome ". Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado, who was among several Republican lawmake...

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  • Berenberg Downgrades Greggs PLC (LON:GRG); Circor International (CIR)'s Sentiment Is 1.02
Berenberg Downgrades Greggs PLC (LON:GRG); Circor International (CIR)'s Sentiment Is 1.02

Jennison Limited Liability Corporation holds 410,783 shares. Century Inc holds 0% of its capital in Restore plc (LON:RST) for 59,606 shs. Winfield Assocs, a Ohio-based fund reported 55 shares. The company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Thursday, February 1. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 1 by Numis Securities.

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  • US will help make N Korea rich if it disarms
US will help make N Korea rich if it disarms

US partners in the Iran nuclear agreement have already signaled they aren't eager to return to the negotiating table and craft the new deal Trump wants. The men were taken to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for evaluation before being reunited with their families. As foreign investors and global corporations begin to prepare for ...

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  • North Korea to dismantle nuclear site in May ceremony
North Korea to dismantle nuclear site in May ceremony

At a ruling party meeting last month, North Korea had already announced that it has suspended all tests of nuclear devices and ICBMs and the plan to close the nuclear testing ground. Situated in mountainous terrain in the north-east, the Punggye-ri site is thought to be the North's main nuclear facility. Earlier this month, North Korean officials a...

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  • Jinnah a 'maha purush', contributed to India's independence: BJP MP
Jinnah a 'maha purush', contributed to India's independence: BJP MP

All those who sacrificed for the nation's independence must be respected, irrespective of their caste and religion, she asserted. He was a great man. According to the university, Jinnah's portrait had been there for decades since he was a founder member of the university court and had been given life membership of the union 80 years ago.

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  • Zinedine Zidane Remains Coy On Potential Neymar Bid
Zinedine Zidane Remains Coy On Potential Neymar Bid

Last summer PSG officially announced the transfer of Neymar for 222 million euros. However, there have been reports of the Brazilian's unhappiness at the club from early in his PSG career, per Sky Sports' Peter Smith . Neymar will not play for the club again this season as he strives to recover from a metatarsal injury in time for the Wor...

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  • Punjab look for first wicket as Kolkata going strong
Punjab look for first wicket as Kolkata going strong

KKR was hammered by Mumbai in their last encounter as the Rohit Sharma-led side registered a thumping 102-run victory over them. KXIP suffered a narrow loss in their last match, which places them in a precarious position in the table. KKR openers Sunil Narine and Chris Lynn provided a good start as both of them put on 50-run stand for the ope...

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  • Saudi aggression kills more Yemenis, including 2 whole families
Saudi aggression kills more Yemenis, including 2 whole families

But the re-imposing of the US economic sanctions on Iran will not lead or force "Iran's leadership to change its strategic policies in the Middle East region and America had similar failed experiments such as the case in Cuba as well as in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)", Mansour said.

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  • Fallen Girard officer to be honored at nation's capital
Fallen Girard officer to be honored at nation's capital

Already this year more than 50 officers have died in the line of duty across the country, more than half of them by gunfire. Fighting crime can be unsafe work for the more than 900,000 sworn law enforcement officers in the United States. We have worked together with Democrats and Republicans to make significant legislative changes that will impac...

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  • NRA sues NY governor, alleging 'blacklisting campaign'
NRA sues NY governor, alleging 'blacklisting campaign'

L.L.C. agreed to pay $7 million to NY regulators to settle charges that the Carry Guard program, administered by the brokerage's Lockton Affinity L.L.C. The suit also cites an April letter issued by NYDFS to heads of banks and insurance companies doing business in NY encouraging them to manage "reputational risk" posed by dealings with "gun promo...

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