Sunday March 24-th, 2019

Funeral for Boy Killed in Violence in Kashmir Funeral for Boy Killed in Violence in Kashmir

With the death of these three militants, the number of ultras killed in the state over the past 24 hours has risen to five. The operation started on Thursday but the security forces had to proceed with caution as the terrorists had taken two civili...

MS governor signs ‘heartbeat’ abortion law MS governor signs ‘heartbeat’ abortion law

The Center for Reproductive rights, which sued Mississippi over last year's 15-week ban as well as a collection of other abortion restrictions the state has passed over the years, told Mississippi Today on Thursday that it plans to file another fed...

Why Facebook's AI Failed to Detect Video of New Zealand Shooting Why Facebook's AI Failed to Detect Video of New Zealand Shooting

Addressing the widespread concern over how the social media giant plans to prevent extremist content from online circulation, Guy Rosen, Facebook's vice president of integrity said that Facebook will work on enhancing AI algorythms that proactively d...

Islamic State defeated in Syria, SDF forces say Islamic State defeated in Syria, SDF forces say

As it slowly retreated, it left behind booby-traps and explosives that in many areas have yet to be cleared. "Here's ISIS on Election Day", he said , linking coalition gains since then to his presidency. In 2005, this father of five from two dif...

French yellow vests protest in Paris amid tighter security French yellow vests protest in Paris amid tighter security

Luxury shops were looted and ransacked last weekend around the Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris and some were set on fire by protesters. Similar precautionary measures have been taken by police in the French cities of Nice, Marseille and Metz.

Midwest flooding costs skyrocket as Iowa announces $1.6 billion in damages Midwest flooding costs skyrocket as Iowa announces $1.6 billion in damages

Almost 50 levee breaches have been confirmed in the Army Corp's Omaha district alone, encompassing the hardest hit parts of Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri , officials told a news briefing. President Donald Trump on Thursday approved a disaster declarat...

Wilson-Raybould to submit written evidence on SNC-Lavalin to Justice Committee Wilson-Raybould to submit written evidence on SNC-Lavalin to Justice Committee

Environment Minister Catherine McKenna said today that if Wilson-Raybould has more to say, she must do it now so the government can get back to focusing on priorities like fighting climate change, combating racism and ending US steel tariffs.

Lawyer's office shot at after cop's acquittal Lawyer's office shot at after cop's acquittal

Rosfeld testified that he had shot Rose to protect himself and the community. A jury cleared Rosfeld of criminal homicide charges Friday after Rosfeld testified about shooting to death 17-year-old Antwon Rose II . At trial, the prosecution and the...

Libby Squire's body found: Police recover missing student's body from Humber estuary Libby Squire's body found: Police recover missing student's body from Humber estuary

Police have stated that it is too early at this stage for any identification or confirmation of gender. Libby is known to have taken a taxi back to her student accommodation after leaving a nightclub but went to a bench outside rather than going in...

Two Nebraska men found a refrigerator filled with ice-cold beer Two Nebraska men found a refrigerator filled with ice-cold beer

It turns out the fridge had already been through a calamity - surviving a house fire back in 2007. "Yeah, right", Simpson shot back, according to the Omaha World-Herald . 18 hours later, their photos had made their way to Facebook , which lead to...

Trump accuses 2020 Democratic hopefuls of being 'anti Trump accuses 2020 Democratic hopefuls of being 'anti

No declared presidential candidates are scheduled to speak at the conference, and AIPAC's policy is that presidential candidates are invited to speak only in election years. Some Jewish Democrats were openly frustrated that the measure didn't exclu...

Thousands of residents evacuated as Cyclone Trevor threatens to batter NT coastline Thousands of residents evacuated as Cyclone Trevor threatens to batter NT coastline

In a satellite image acquired from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology, Cyclone Trevor moves over the Northern Territory captured at 0810am AEDT, Tuesday, 19 March 2019. Emergency personnel, planes and helicopters were on standby in Darwin to assist...

Mom Behind Popular YouTube Channel Arrested for Child Abuse Mom Behind Popular YouTube Channel Arrested for Child Abuse

One alleged that "her mother would spray her and her siblings with pepper spray all over their face and body", while another "stated they would go days without food, water", the document said. A police report says officers arriving at the house in th...

Flight attendant detained by immigration authorities on return to US Flight attendant detained by immigration authorities on return to US

Roman, who is a flight attendant, was granted legal status by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, but detained after arriving in the US after working on a flight from Mexico . At the detention center, the only in-person contact she...

Hundreds evacuated from cruise ship off Norwegian coast Hundreds evacuated from cruise ship off Norwegian coast

The local police have set up a reception facility for the passengers and crew ashore. Former Proteas captain Graeme Smith's parents are among passengers who were being evacuated from the Norwegian cruise ship Viking Sky following what appears to be...

We'll fight for a Brexit deal, but prepare for failure: Merkel We'll fight for a Brexit deal, but prepare for failure: Merkel

Lithuania's president, Dalia Grybauskaite, said it was likely "we will grant [an extension], but what exact timing, that's still under discussion". "I believe passionately in the institution of Parliament, in the rights of members of this House and...

White cop cleared in fatal shooting of black teenager White cop cleared in fatal shooting of black teenager

A few minutes later, Rosfeld spotted their auto, which had its rear windshield shot out, and pulled it over. The ex-officer shot Rose as he and a second person ran from a vehicle after it was stopped during an investigation of a drive-by shooting in ...

Somali: Big explosion heard in Mogadishu Somali: Big explosion heard in Mogadishu

Gunmen stormed Somalia's ministries of labour and works after a suicide bombing at the gates of the building in Mogadishu, which is near the headquarters of the country's intelligence agency. In 2010 the Shabaab declared their allegiance to Al-Qaeda....

Unicef warns it is 'running out of time' for Mozambique cyclone victims Unicef warns it is 'running out of time' for Mozambique cyclone victims

SANDF spokesperson Siphiwe Dlamini said: "We have a team of medical, we have a team of engineers, search and rescue and team to identify people who have been stranded". "Television footage and photos of entirely families, women, and children trapped ...

USA killing civilians with ‘impunity’ in hidden war on Somalia USA killing civilians with ‘impunity’ in hidden war on Somalia

The organisation has called on Washington to carry out a thorough and impartial investigation into the deaths. An global human rights group on Tuesday provided evidence stating that U.S. Amnesty said US forces conducted an airstrike near the villag...

Lawyer for Kushner, Ivanka acknowledged use of private email, Democrats say Lawyer for Kushner, Ivanka acknowledged use of private email, Democrats say

Rep. Elijah Cummings , the chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, says in a letter that Trump's lawyer, Abbe Lowell, informed the committee late a year ago that she doesn't preserve official email she receives in her personal account ...

ISIS 100 percent eliminated in Syria, White House claims ISIS 100 percent eliminated in Syria, White House claims

Trump made the comment as he showed reporters maps of the region - one showing the large areas once held by the group and a second that showed the situation on Friday with no presence. US-backed fighters in east Syria have declared their final victor...

Pakistan sentences Czech model to eight years on drug trafficking charges Pakistan sentences Czech model to eight years on drug trafficking charges

After the model's arrest a year ago, her facilitator was also arrested who said that Hluskova teamed up with her brother's friend to smuggle drugs from Pakistan to foreign countries various times before getting caught by the airport authorities.

Australians evacuate homes as cyclones Trevor and Veronica approach Australians evacuate homes as cyclones Trevor and Veronica approach

The army and police had already evacuated many communities in the Northern Territory and neighbouring Queensland ahead of Trevor´s arrival. In a satellite image acquired from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology, Cyclone Trevor moves over the Nor...

New Zealand's deputy PM sidesteps Turkish leader's threats over Christchurch attack, Gallipoli New Zealand's deputy PM sidesteps Turkish leader's threats over Christchurch attack, Gallipoli

Brenton Harrison Tarrant, a 28-year-old Australian, was arrested and charged with murder in the New Zealand mosque attacks . Erdogan, campaigning for local elections this month, has presented the attack as an assault on Islam and has demanded th...

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