End of an era as Cuba elects Miguel Diaz-Canel new president

The inauguration, following Castro's reported selection of Diaz-Canel as his successor and an almost-unanimous vote by the National Assembly, marks the first time since 1959 that the country will be led by a president who is not in the Castro famil... More..

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Election ticket fallout in Karnataka Congress: Revolt gains steam against Siddaramaiah
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Election ticket fallout in Karnataka Congress: Revolt gains steam against Siddaramaiah

Congress president Rahul Gandhi recently termed the JD (S) as JD (Sangh Parivar). Presently, there is Congress government in Karnataka under CM Siddaramaiah . On 16 April, the Congress released the names of 2...More..

Ready......Oil price soars to highest level in years on Mideast woes
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Ready......Oil price soars to highest level in years on Mideast woes

Futures extended gains after weekly government data showed US crude stockpiles fell by 1.1 million barrels. It was set to be the strongest day for the commodity complex in eight months as Brent crude future...More..

Starbucks to Close 8000 US Locations for 'Racial Bias Training'
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Starbucks to Close 8000 US Locations for 'Racial Bias Training'

Video footage of the arrests went viral over the weekend, sparking a frenzy of outrage on social media . The racial bias training will be mandated to 175,000 of Starbucks' workers. Dr. Aswin Subanth...More..

Investigators find missing parts of Southwest engine that exploded
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Investigators find missing parts of Southwest engine that exploded

Air traffic control asked whether the plane was on fire. "They said there is a hole and someone went out", she replies. "We've got injured passengers ". "She was larger than life", said Senobia Szuch. Friend...More..

NASA spacecraft Tess aims to put mystery planets on galactic map
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

NASA spacecraft Tess aims to put mystery planets on galactic map

The spacecraft is expected to identify thousands of planets orbiting nearby stars. From anyone else, it would sound ridiculous: Elon Musk says SpaceX is going to try to land a rocket stage with ... The ...More..

The future of trade in US-Japan relations
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

The future of trade in US-Japan relations

And Trump tweeted on Friday that Japan "has hit us hard on trade for years". "There's a bright path available to North Korea when it achieves denuclearization in a complete and verifiable and irreversible...More..

How Stormy Daniels and her lawyer reacted to the Cohen-Hannity revelation
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

How Stormy Daniels and her lawyer reacted to the Cohen-Hannity revelation

When asked why she made a decision to go public even though she is now being sued by Donald Trump , Daniels replied, "I'm exhausted of being threatened.I'm sorry, I'm done being bullied". She was expected to a...More..

by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Modi has destroyed the banking system: Rahul Gandhi

Releasing the transcript of a telegram accessed by WikiLeaks, Patra claimed the Congress president had told the United States ambassador that the bigger concern in the country was the growing radicalisation of ...More..

Fox News personality denies that Trump lawyer represents him
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Fox News personality denies that Trump lawyer represents him

He did admit to " occasionally " having "brief discussions with Cohen about legal questions about which I wanted his input and perspective". Whether Cohen was recording conversations in his Trump Towe...More..

Syria's allies say airstrikes undercut political resolution
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Syria's allies say airstrikes undercut political resolution

He added, "So proud of our great Military which will soon be, after the spending of billions of fully approved dollars, the finest that our Country has ever had". The Russian government accused the United Kingd...More..

France has proof Syrian government launched chemical attacks - Macron
by | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

France has proof Syrian government launched chemical attacks - Macron

He didn't elaborate on exactly what that proof is. Appearing in a two-hour live broadcast, the 40-year-old leader said the US, Britain and France had "full worldwide legitimacy to intervene" in order to enfor...More..

Spurs vs. Pelicans recap, reactions: Sliding down the playoff ladder
by | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Spurs vs. Pelicans recap, reactions: Sliding down the playoff ladder

New Orleans led by as many as 19 points in the second half Saturday, but a furious second-half comeback by the Trail Blazers resulted in a frenetic finish. New Orleans beat the Spurs outside and inside, fin...More..

What happened in the Sixers' Game 2 loss?
by | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

What happened in the Sixers' Game 2 loss?

The Heat will need to cope under the thriving atmosphere of Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia . Josh Richardson chipped in 14 points. When he's not able to do that, he gets frustrated. "I may not ...More..

UK, US warn of Russia's 'malicious cyber activity'
by | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

UK, US warn of Russia's 'malicious cyber activity'

It included advice to companies about how to protect themselves and warned specifically of attacks on routers, the devices that channel data around a network. "It's a tremendous weapon in the hands of an advers...More..

Sir Martin Sorrell quits WPP in the 'interests of company'
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Sir Martin Sorrell quits WPP in the 'interests of company'

Sorrell has been the face of the company since he founded it in 1985. The 73-year-old will be treated as having retired from the company, meaning he will be entitled to a maximum 1.65 million shares under lon...More..

North Korea commemorates birth of its founder
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

North Korea commemorates birth of its founder

The North Korean leader on Saturday "warmly" greeted Song Tao and a Chinese art delegation visiting Pyongyang to perform, and also sent his greetings to Chinese President Xi Jinping , the North's official Ko...More..

In Peru for summit, Pence Presents Assistance for Attack
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

In Peru for summit, Pence Presents Assistance for Attack

Pence is filling in for President Donald Trump at the Summit of the Americas in Lima after the president pulled out to focus on the US response to an apparent chemical weapons attack in Syria . "Everyone w...More..

Russia: Syria chemical attack staged by foreign agents
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Russia: Syria chemical attack staged by foreign agents

He accused the West of carrying out a "pre-designed scenario". "Again, we are being threatened". Tensions before the strikes were high, as the potential of the U.S. Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov ...More..

Nelsonites join in on Jersey Day for Humboldt Broncos
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Nelsonites join in on Jersey Day for Humboldt Broncos

In tribute to the Humboldt Broncos tragedy, Timmins city hall has issued an invitation to city staff and city residents to wear a hockey jersey Thursday. The team's coach, Darcy Haugan, coached the North Peac...More..

Bangladesh rejects Myanmar's claim of repatriating Rohingya Muslim refugees
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Bangladesh rejects Myanmar's claim of repatriating Rohingya Muslim refugees

It said the family was staying temporarily with relatives in Maungdaw town, the administrative centre close to the border. "They have not been able to create a ground for trust that they will take back these ...More..

Former Supermodel Janice Dickinson Just Gave Powerful Testimony Against Bill Cosby
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Former Supermodel Janice Dickinson Just Gave Powerful Testimony Against Bill Cosby

He flew to Lake Tahoe in which she met Cosby and also his musical manager and whined of cramps. He highlighted the fact Cosby paid Constand a $3.38 million settlement in 2006 to end the civil lawsuit she file...More..

Australia sternly warns Commonwealth Athletes as some go missing
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Australia sternly warns Commonwealth Athletes as some go missing

Five boxers and three weightlifters from the country were said to have left the athlete village since Sunday, with some of them not even turning up for competition, as they were scheduled to. Commonwealth Games...More..

Turkey 'uncomfortable' with US-Russia tensions in Syria
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Turkey 'uncomfortable' with US-Russia tensions in Syria

US President Donald Trump has warned Russian Federation, which maintains a military presence in Syria, that US missiles "will be coming" to Syria in retaliation for an alleged chemical weapons attack on April...More..

A complex weather system continues to affect the area Saturday
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

A complex weather system continues to affect the area Saturday

The strongest storms should roll in after 12AM.lingering through around 7AM as the cold front crosses. Monday we're expecting flurries (unlikely any accumulation) and a high of only 40! Morning lows Sunday...More..