Friday October 19-th, 2018

Philippine President asks soldiers to shoot female rebels in genitals Philippine President asks soldiers to shoot female rebels in genitals

The Filipino President gave the order in a speech to over 200 surrendered communist soldiers last week. Duterte suggested he would pay the equivalent of nearly $400 for "every NPA you kill". "This insults millions of women who work hard to build ou...

Trump eyes tariffs on further $60 billion Chinese goods in tech sector Trump eyes tariffs on further $60 billion Chinese goods in tech sector

Trump has targeted the high technology companies in China to punish the country for its investment policies which have effectively forced companies from the U.S.to give up technology secrets in order to be given approval to operate there. The propose...

Relief for Marans as court discharges them in illegal telephone exchange case Relief for Marans as court discharges them in illegal telephone exchange case

This caused a financial loss to the exchequer to the tune of Rs 1.78 crore. The court held that the prosecution had failed to prove the involvement of Dayanidhi and his brother Kalanithi Maran . The others who were discharged were BSNL's former Chie...

Gunmen Kill 25 In Plateau Gunmen Kill 25 In Plateau

The attack led to the burning down of 11 houses as the evening attack which happened around 7pm, led to the death of 19 men, three women and three children. Narrating the sad event to our correspondent, a citizen of the community who gave his name as...

PM Justin Trudeau to tour Evraz Steel PM Justin Trudeau to tour Evraz Steel

At the same time, the exemption underscores that a key aim of Washington is to fashion NAFTA into an even more overtly protectionist trade bloc directed against Washington's economic and military competitors, China and Russian Federation, but also ag...

Oklahoma uses nitrogen gas for execution Oklahoma uses nitrogen gas for execution

After the state executed Charles Warner in January 2015, officials acknowledged they had used the wrong drug for his lethal injection, an admission that only came after officials hastily called off another execution because they also had the wrong dr...

Nigeria ranks 91st on World Happiness 2018 report Nigeria ranks 91st on World Happiness 2018 report

While income per capita has increased markedly in the U. "We obviously have a social crisis in the U". The results confirm Sachs' prediction who, in presenting last year's report that showed the US drop by one spot in the ranking, said the pol...

White House hosts meeting on Gaza without UNRWA, Palestinians present White House hosts meeting on Gaza without UNRWA, Palestinians present

The attack on the Western-backed leader, who is spearheading the Authority's reconciliation efforts with Gaza's dominant group, Hamas, took place as the White House prepared to hold a meeting on the humanitarian situation in the enclave. USA media ...

Threat Causes Lockdown At Atlantic City High School Threat Causes Lockdown At Atlantic City High School

Police learned just before 8 a.m. that a student threatened to shoot up Atascadero High School , and officers went to the teen's home about 8:10 a.m. "We chose to work with the school and clear the grounds today - just as a precaution", said Lt. Ben...

BJP suffers shock defeat in 3 LS bypolls BJP suffers shock defeat in 3 LS bypolls

Yogi Adityanath and Maurya vacated the Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats respectively after being elected to the Uttar Pradesh Assembly. In Gorakhpur , Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's bastion, SP's Pravin Nishad was leading over BJP'...

'Australia fast-tracking visas for white SA farmers based on false information' 'Australia fast-tracking visas for white SA farmers based on false information'

The Australian High Commission in Pretoria was not immediately available for comment. Those remarks were swiftly rebuked by the South African government, which accused Mr Dutton of shunning diplomatic channels and fabricating the threat against whi...

Trump Pushes EU to Cut Tariffs as Bloc Vows to Resist 'Bullies' Trump Pushes EU to Cut Tariffs as Bloc Vows to Resist 'Bullies'

On Monday, Trudeau started a four-day tour of Canada's steel and aluminum towns with a stop at a Rio Tinto aluminum production facility in Quebec's Saguenay region. As a presidential candidate, Trump had campaigned against NAFTA as a job-killing d...

Prime Minister, Premier meeting with Quebec's aluminum and steel workers Prime Minister, Premier meeting with Quebec's aluminum and steel workers

Considering the fact that the majority of America's imports of steel come from Canada, the European Union, Mexico and South Korea, the new tariffs also seem likely to damage USA allies more than Trump's ultimate rival China. Canada and Mexico are bot...

Family of slain DNC staffer sues Fox News over retracted story Family of slain DNC staffer sues Fox News over retracted story

Gail, the attorney representing the family, said in a statement . The motive for his murder was never uncovered, leading media outlets to promote a string of conspiracy theories, including an allegation that Rich was involved in the leak of thousand...

Ravens cutting Jeremy Maclin after one down season Ravens cutting Jeremy Maclin after one down season

Adam Schefter , NFL analyst for ESPN, reports that the Baltimore Ravens have made a decision to release Maclin just one year into his contract, allowing the veteran to now try to find a third team in three seasons. He posted career lows in recept...

Vikings like that?! Kirk Cousins' expected signing raises Super Bowl hopes Vikings like that?! Kirk Cousins' expected signing raises Super Bowl hopes

He is the first Quarterback to be franchised in THREE straight years and now the former Washington Redskin got himself a FULLY GUARANTEED contract. Finally, it seems all three QB's on the Vikings will be with other teams next season . The firs...

CBS says work needed on Stormy Daniels interview before airing CBS says work needed on Stormy Daniels interview before airing

She also claims that a longtime Trump lawyer paid her $130,000 dollars as hush money in order to keep quiet about the affair during Trump's presidential election. The judge, Elizabeth Feffer of Los Angeles Superior Court, is under consideration for...

Three Congress MLAs suspended in Gujarat, ripped mike to attack Three Congress MLAs suspended in Gujarat, ripped mike to attack

He was later suspended by the Speaker following which Congress MLA Amrish Der began speaking in his support. The Speaker complained about Der's tone, after which the two Congress leaders rushed to the Well of the House. The zero hour on Wednesday wit...

Union court action blocks South Africa renewable PPA signing Union court action blocks South Africa renewable PPA signing

The protesting trade union believes that the inking of the contracts "would be detrimental for the working class of Mpumalanga and the country as a whole". "Instead, the coal lobby has sought an urgent interdict to delay the conclusion of power purch...

National Basketball Association 2K18 Celebrates Russell Westbrook's 100th Career Triple-Double National Basketball Association 2K18 Celebrates Russell Westbrook's 100th Career Triple-Double

I've always said this: He's one of the rare guys in this league. On a night the reigning MVP became only the fourth player in National Basketball Association history to reach 100 triple-doubles, joining all-timers Oscar Robertson , Magic Johnson ...

Russian Tourist Gives Birth To Her Baby In The Red Sea Russian Tourist Gives Birth To Her Baby In The Red Sea

Her uncle owns a hotel on the shores of the Red sea and he spotted the incident from the balcony of his hotel. She does not look as if she just went through labour and looks more like she had just gone for a swim. "Another child was waiting on the be...

Seven killed in blast near Nawaz Sharif's residence in Lahore Seven killed in blast near Nawaz Sharif's residence in Lahore

The attack took place in the suburb of Raiwind in Lahore , the main town of central Punjab province, near a mosque hosting a religious congregation of some 60,000 people. Security has been tightened following the attack and all exit and entry points...

Bangladesh opposition leader gets interim bail Bangladesh opposition leader gets interim bail

A Bangladesh court on Monday granted four months interim bail to former Prime Minister and the country's main opposition leader Khaleda Zia in a corruption case. However, the documents later reached the department concerned of the High Court on Sunda...

Ben Carson knew of $31K dining set, according to email Ben Carson knew of $31K dining set, according to email

According to CNN , an email from a staffer referred to "printouts of the furniture the Secretary and Mrs. Carson picked out". HUD denied the Carsons had anything to do with selecting the mahogany dining room set when CNN reported the purchase ...

Scotland's weather: More snow possible as cold front set to return Scotland's weather: More snow possible as cold front set to return

The BBC forecast now predicts a small amount of snow around shortly after midnight - and temperatures are likely to plunge below zero on Saturday and Sunday night. "Some snow is expected even to low levels overnight into Saturday morning across the w...

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