Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Foreign Minister Bishop 'not considering' Australia World Cup boycott Foreign Minister Bishop 'not considering' Australia World Cup boycott

Earlier on Tuesday, Bishop warned a boycott of the World Cup was an action the government was considering as part of further sanctions against Russian Federation. "It is a shocking infringement of the sovereignty of the United Kingdom", he said. ...

Mother of police officer killed in France terror attack speaks out Mother of police officer killed in France terror attack speaks out

Beltrame's mother told RTL radio that, for her son, "to defend the homeland" was "his reason to live". I had just blessed their home on December 16 and we were finalising their canonical marriage record. Lakdim then fired six shots at police offic...

Ec announces Schedule of Karnataka Assembly election 2018 Ec announces Schedule of Karnataka Assembly election 2018

Karnataka will go to polls on May 12 . His statement comes in the backdrop of BJP's IT Cell head Amit Malviya putting out the dates of the assembly elections on social media. The BJP, since coming to power in 2014 has won the states of Maharashtr...

Stephon Clark's Grandmother To Police: Stephon Clark's Grandmother To Police: "Y'all Didn't Have To Do That"

Why? Why? Y'all didn't have to do that", she added. Sharpton said he planned to attend Clark's funeral Thursday. "We will stand up for Stephon, we will speak for Stephon and we will fight for Stephon", said civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump.

37 dead, 69 missing in Russian shopping centre fire

The Investigative Committee says a fire safety technician at the complex "switched off the alarm system" after being alerted about the fire. Four people have been detained in connection with the fire, authorities said. "People started running aroun...

MMM Founder dies at 62 MMM Founder dies at 62

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had previously reported that Sergey Mavrodi, the founder of MMM, a Russian company that perpetrated one of the world's largest Ponzi schemes of all time, is dead. "In 2007, a Moscow court found him guilty of financial fraud an...

Sierra Leone's delayed presidential run-off set for March 31 Sierra Leone's delayed presidential run-off set for March 31

There was jubilation Monday afternoon in Freetown when a court injunction temporarily stopping Tuesday's run-off election was lifted by the same High Court judge that imposed it last Saturday. The run-off will see opposition candidate Julius Maada B...

Prakash Ambedkar tells CM Fadnavis to arrest Sambhaji Bhide in eight days Prakash Ambedkar tells CM Fadnavis to arrest Sambhaji Bhide in eight days

Some of them tried to block traffic outside CSMT station at BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) chowk. "Bhide Guruji has the backing of Modi", Prakash said, adding that he knows what has to be done. "However, the people across the state, who w...

Volvo to Build Chinese Lynk SUVs in Belgium Volvo to Build Chinese Lynk SUVs in Belgium

Further details regarding the 02's powertrain and mechanical package are yet to be detailed, but it's nearly certainly based on the Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) developed by parent Geely and sister company Volvo , utilising plug-in hybrid...

Preliminary report for NY helicopter crash released Preliminary report for NY helicopter crash released

All five passengers drowned after not being to release themselves from their safety harnesses. Two of the passengers, Trevor Cadigan and Brian McDaniel, were from North Texas. Later, as the helicopter flew over Central Park, the pilot said the front-...

YSRC MPs to quit over special status to Andhra YSRC MPs to quit over special status to Andhra

The decision was taken in the view of rapidly changing political developments and also with the possibility of the parliament session being cut short, Rajamohan Reddy added. In a teleconference on Monday evening the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister told...

Championship Bound! Terps Qualify for NCAA Regionals Championship Bound! Terps Qualify for NCAA Regionals

Forwards R.J. Barrett and Cameron Reddish have already signed letters of intent, forward Zion Williamson has publicly declared his intention to play for the Blue Devils and Tre Jones - the younger brother of Tyus Jones, the one-and-done point guard o...

Russians Grieve As At Least 53 Killed In Siberian Shopping Mall Fire Russians Grieve As At Least 53 Killed In Siberian Shopping Mall Fire

Russian investigators present on site said emergency exits were blocked off and a security guard turned off the public announcement system when he received a call about the blaze. "Somewhere in the middle of the session the door opened and in the lig...

West Bengal CM Mamta reaches Delhi to meet Pawar West Bengal CM Mamta reaches Delhi to meet Pawar

While rolling out her plans at the district administrative meeting, Banerjee announced the government's decision to turn the Sunderbans into a district. "I have worked as an MP for seven terms and I know many leaders and MPs of several political part...

Drama galore as Miguna resists deportation Drama galore as Miguna resists deportation

The opposition activist had been forcefully whisked to the aircraft by a contingent of about 40 police officers in full view of ODM leader Raila Odinga and his lawyers John Khaminwa, Cliff Ombeta and Julie Soweto. The lawyer who holds both Kenyan and...

Alibaba Robotic auto vending machine is 5 stories tall Alibaba Robotic auto vending machine is 5 stories tall

Users will have the pick of 10 different models , running from the Mondeo through to the Explorer and even an imported Mustang. "The auto vending machine is an important step in Alibaba's New Retail push". Post its launch in Guangzhou, Alibaba n...

Weather for the Easter weekend Weather for the Easter weekend

Scattered showers and storms will be noted over the next few days, with a much larger increase by Friday . We aren't expecting a drought-buster today , but a general 0.25 - 0.50 inches of rain is likely. Showers will continue through Wednesday mo...

Russian Ambassadors to Four EU States Summoned to Foreign Ministries Russian Ambassadors to Four EU States Summoned to Foreign Ministries

Dozens of diplomats were tossed from the US on Monday, in response to the attack on an ex-spy in Britain . The officials and their families have been given seven days to leave the U.S. This represents the largest USA expulsion of Russian or Soviet...

Iranian official: Bolton appointment 'a shame' Iranian official: Bolton appointment 'a shame'

Bolton has been a supporter of the exiled Mujahideen-e Khalq (People's Mujahideen) armed opposition group which Iran sees as terrorists, and has spoken at the group's events. Bolton, who visited Australia in 2014 and was guest of honour at an AIJAC l...

Jordan Greenway leaves BU to sign with Minnesota Wild Jordan Greenway leaves BU to sign with Minnesota Wild

Less than 24 hours after his Boston University Terriers were denied a Frozen Four berth, forward Jordan Greenway is going pro. It will start with the remainder of the 2017-18 season and the 21-year-old Greenway is expected to make his National ...

Former Michigan State Dean, Larry Nassar's Boss, Arrested Former Michigan State Dean, Larry Nassar's Boss, Arrested

Ingham County Sheriff Scott Wriggelsworth told The Associated Press that William Strampel was in jail Monday night pending an arraignment. Michigan State Police directed calls to the attorney general's office, where a spokesperson did not confirm the...

Sindhu to carry the flag Sindhu to carry the flag

This will the first time in the last three editions of the Commonwealth Games that a badminton player would don the flag-bearer's hat. In the last Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014, Sindhu bagged a bronze in women's singles. Day's elevation to a ...

Stormy Daniels Cashes In On Her Celebrity Renaissance Stormy Daniels Cashes In On Her Celebrity Renaissance

On the first White House news briefing after President Trump reaffirmed his ban on transgender people serving in the US military, White House Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah declined to address the issue, nor did any reporters from mainstream med...

Case filed against ambulance driver Case filed against ambulance driver

A shocking video reportedly shot by a witness and shared widely on social media shows the injured man lying helpless on an inclined stretcher, which is partly inside the ambulance and partly on the road with his head on the ground. According to the t...

Afghanistan Peace Conference Set To Convene In Tashkent Afghanistan Peace Conference Set To Convene In Tashkent

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev is due to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in the Central Asian country's capital of Tashkent on March 27, Presidential Spokesman Komil Allamzhonov said on Monday. A statement by the Uzbek Foreign Mi...

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