Friday October 19-th, 2018

Jessica Falkholt and sister Annabelle fighting to life after auto crash Jessica Falkholt and sister Annabelle fighting to life after auto crash

Further news.com.au reports that Jessica and Annabelle were pulled from the wreckage by passers-by and police. A 50-year-old man from Ulla Dulla was also killed in the crash. NSW Police Chief Inspector Phil Brooks said the holidays were "meant to...

Chinese media: Sanctions can not resolve North Korea nuclear crisis Chinese media: Sanctions can not resolve North Korea nuclear crisis

At a UN General Assembly committee meeting in October, North Korea's deputy UN ambassador Kim In-Ryong said his country has a 2016-2020 plan to develop "practical satellites that can contribute to the economic development and improvement of the peopl...

Obama warns against divisive use of social media Obama warns against divisive use of social media

Obama was quizzed by Prince Harry on BBC Radio 4's Today programme. "All of us in leadership have to find ways in which we can recreate a common space on the Internet", Obama said in an interview conducted by Britain's Prince Harry , broadca...

Super-yachts on track to smash Sydney to Hobart record Super-yachts on track to smash Sydney to Hobart record

Rival supermaxis LDV Comanche and Wild Oats XI were in a fierce battle to the finish line Wednesday, exchanging the lead several times as they stayed on course to smash the Sydney to Hobart race record by several hours. "Through the night we're...

Saudi Arabia says it intercepts ballistic missile fired from Yemen Saudi Arabia says it intercepts ballistic missile fired from Yemen

USA ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has described the missile strike on Saudi royal palace as bearing "all the hallmarks of previous attacks using Iranian-provided weapons". However, Tehran strongly denied that it had supplied weapons to Yemeni re...

Karnataka BJP faces farmers' wrath as Mahadayi River sharing row intensifies Karnataka BJP faces farmers' wrath as Mahadayi River sharing row intensifies

Senior police officials said elaborate security arrangements were made to prevent untoward incidents. Staging protest against the government failing to resolve the issue, protestors took to streets and shouted anti-government slogans. The protests ...

Russian Federation loses connection with African space satellite Russian Federation loses connection with African space satellite

The Angosat project was agreed by Russian Federation and Angola in 2009 and includes the satellite, its launch, and on-ground infrastructure in a suburb of the capital Luanda. South Africa uses its satellite to collect environmental disasters data, G...

Family of British woman jailed in Egypt fear for her mental health Family of British woman jailed in Egypt fear for her mental health

Her lawyer insisted she had no criminal intent in bringing in the tablets, which her family said were for her Egyptian partner. She has been detained in Egypt since her arrest. The family also explained that Plummer was forced to sign documents in Ar...

Surveen Chawla announces her marriage after two years of getting hitched! Surveen Chawla announces her marriage after two years of getting hitched!

According to Pinkvilla.com, "They got married in 2015, with only family and a handful of industry friends in attendance". Here we are talking about the bold and attractive actress Surveen Chawla , who became a popular face with Television daily so...

Tuesday forecast: Morning snow otherwise very cold today Tuesday forecast: Morning snow otherwise very cold today

It will be very cold tonight with lows in the teens and wind chill values in the single digits. Wind chills will be near zero Wednesday morning and will not change much during the day. The pattern is a cold one with the coldest weather yet in sto...

Trump Vows To Get 'Back To Work' After Christmas, Plays Golf Instead Trump Vows To Get 'Back To Work' After Christmas, Plays Golf Instead

Meanwhile, CNN reported the president has also visited Trump National Golf Club in Northern Virginia 23 times and spent several days at Trump Tower in NY this summer. The first item on the agenda: a round of golf at his Florida club. Whil...

Emergency medical evacuations begin in Syria's Eastern Ghouta Emergency medical evacuations begin in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Medical evacuations in a rebel-held suburb of the Syrian capital Damascus has begun, the Red Cross has said. The evacuations came as a group of Syrian rebels, pinned down in a strategic area where the Israeli and Lebanese borders meet with Syria, s...

Kang comments on comfort women report Kang comments on comfort women report

Tokyo says the matter of compensation for the women was settled under a 1965 treaty with Seoul. South Korea said today a 2015 deal meant to end a festering dispute with Japan over Tokyo's wartime sex slavery was faulty, reopening a historical wound...

Portion of famous White House tree to be cut down Portion of famous White House tree to be cut down

The document said, "Without the extensive cabling system, the tree would have fallen years ago. It is hard to predict when and how many more will fail". It had become a safety hazard after decades of decay, according to the White House. It was believ...

China halts oil product exports to N China halts oil product exports to N

The same data shows that China's exports of corn to North Korea decreased by 82 percent, comparing to a year earlier, while rice exports plunged 64 percent. "We have already established a set of effective operating mechanisms and methods", she said a...

Modi government distances itself from Hegde's remarks Modi government distances itself from Hegde's remarks

Giving reasons why he chose to make such a shocking announcement, Pattedar said that he announced the "bounty" because Hegde's comment had pained Dalits, Muslims, backward classes and secular people. Those who call themselves secular are like people ...

Oklahomans wrap up the year with some of the lowest gas prices Oklahomans wrap up the year with some of the lowest gas prices

Ogden- $2.40/g, down 1.4 cents per gallon from last week's $2.41/g. Despite the incremental jump, motorists in 33 states are paying less on the week – as much as nine cents. And despite the fact prices are going up locally, they're still lower than...

Australian woman faces verdict in Malaysia drugs case Australian woman faces verdict in Malaysia drugs case

Maria Exposto, from Sydney , was caught with 1.1 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in 2014. But customs officials noticed an item inside that appeared "green" during scans of Exposto's belongings at Kuala Lum...

Russia Won't Let Prominent Putin Critic Run For President After All Russia Won't Let Prominent Putin Critic Run For President After All

Mr Navalny's comments came after he was barred from competing in next March's vote because of a corruption conviction which he says is politically motivated. His campaign said more than 15,000 people endorsed him nationwide. Opinion polls say that Pu...

Hundreds killed as monster storm consumes the Phillipines Hundreds killed as monster storm consumes the Phillipines

Regional officials quoted by the Rappler website said there were 127 fatalities in Lanao del Norte, up to 50 in the Zamboanga peninsula and at least 18 in Lanao del Sur. It had gathered strength, with maximum winds of 120km/h (75 mph). A police off...

European Union questions Russia's 2018 vote after Navalny decision European Union questions Russia's 2018 vote after Navalny decision

The Russian authorities' decision to bar opposition leader Alexei Navalny from running in next year's presidential election raises questions about the vote, the European Union's foreign service said in a statement on Tuesday. Russian Federation will ...

Jairam Thakur Thanks PM, Amit Shah On Being Anointed CM Jairam Thakur Thanks PM, Amit Shah On Being Anointed CM

The Ridge Ground turned saffron with BJP flags fluttering all around and cut outs of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah and Jai Ram Thakur dominating the scene. This is the first time in the state's history that a leader from Mandi h...

BJP wrests both seats from Congress in Arunachal, retains UP seat BJP wrests both seats from Congress in Arunachal, retains UP seat

Itanagar: The ruling BJP on Sunday won the Pakke-Kasang and 28-Likabali Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh, a victory which chief minister Pema Khandu said was a ideal Christmas gift for the state. Congress candidate Modam Dini polled 362 votes and...

Pro-Trump Singer Files Sexual Assault Report Against Corey Lewandowski Pro-Trump Singer Files Sexual Assault Report Against Corey Lewandowski

When Villa expressed her displeasure and mentioned filing a complaint, she claims Lewandowski replied: "Go ahead, I work in the private sector". The singer told Politico that she initially told authorities she wanted to file a sexual harassment c...

Canada expels Venezuela's top diplomat in tit-for-tat row

Venezuela also declared Canada's charge d'affaires, Craig Kowalik, persona non grata on Saturday, prompting Canada's Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland to respond by expelling Wilmer Omar Barrientos Fernandez, Venezuela's ambassador to the countr...

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