Wednesday October 17-th, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford's attorney's release polygraph results on Kavanaugh allegations Christine Blasey Ford's attorney's release polygraph results on Kavanaugh allegations

Another similarly anonymous accuser alleged Kavanaugh and his school friend Mark Judge sexually assaulted a woman on a boat in Newport, Rhode Island, and were later beaten up for it. "I also look forward to what Judge Kavanaugh has to say". Each of...

Women Of All Ages Now Allowed To Enter Kerala's Sabrimala Temple Women Of All Ages Now Allowed To Enter Kerala's Sabrimala Temple

Justice Rohinton F. Nariman in a separate but concurring judgment said that people of all faiths visit the temples - worshipers are not of separate denomination. "With this judgment and Section 497 (Adultery law) the Supreme Court has embarked on a...

Chinese national who enlisted in Army accused of helping to recruit spies Chinese national who enlisted in Army accused of helping to recruit spies

Ji has been charged with one count of knowingly acting in the US. Ji made an initial appearance in federal court in downtown Chicago, looking exhausted and fidgeting as he stood before U.S. Ji's arrest on Tuesday came as tensions grow between the U...

Kavanaugh and accuser Ford testify before Senate panel Kavanaugh and accuser Ford testify before Senate panel

When Democrat Senator Dick Durbin asked her with what degree of certainty she believed Kavanaugh assaulted her, Ford replied: "100%". "I said that because I believe professor Ford", Baker said. In an interview with Fox News on Monday, Kavanaugh...

Donald Trump accuses China of interfering in midterm elections Donald Trump accuses China of interfering in midterm elections

Donald Trump has accused China of attempting to "interfere" in the USA midterm elections because they don't want him to win. "And we are winning and we're winning big". Washington has unleashed the barrage of punitive tariffs as it accuses Beiji...

The most memorable moments from Christine Blasey Ford's testimony The most memorable moments from Christine Blasey Ford's testimony

In extraordinary and at times emotional testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Blasey Ford , a psychology professor in California, said it was "absolutely not" possible that she had mistakenly identified Kavanaugh as her attacker.

Kavanaugh, Ford testify in Senate Judiciary Committee hearing

But when Feinstein asked her how she could be sure that Kavanaugh was the attacker, Ford said, "The same way I'm sure I'm talking to you right now". While Mr Trump pledged to listen to the testimony of Mr Kavanaugh's accuser and even said he was op...

Terror attack thwarted as police smash Islamist cell Terror attack thwarted as police smash Islamist cell

Dutch prosecutors believe the attack has now been foiled following a months-long investigation. Prosecutors said three of the attackers, including the 34-year-old Iraqi, were previously convicted of attempting to travel overseas to join extremist n...

Air Niugini plane comes down in Micronesia lagoon Air Niugini plane comes down in Micronesia lagoon

Videos posted to social media show rescue boats attending the scene, helping passengers and crew get off the half-submerged wreckage to safety. According to Jimmy Emilio, the Chuuk airport manager, the plane had landed around 160 yards short of the...

IISc Bengaluru is India's best institute, says latest Times World University rankings IISc Bengaluru is India's best institute, says latest Times World University rankings

Beijing's Tsinghua University has overtaken the National University of Singapore as the top institution in Asia, after rising eight places to 22nd, representing the greatest rise in the top 30 while NUS dropped from joint 22nd to 23rd, according to t...

Brett Kavanaugh: The nomination and the allegations in 300 words

Read Kavanaugh's opening statement below, submitted to the panel on Wednesday. Republicans acknowledged that much was riding on Kavanaugh's performance. Judge has said does not recall the incident. Ford has said Kavanaugh trapped her on a bed ...

Juggling mommy duties, New Zealand PM brings baby to UN Juggling mommy duties, New Zealand PM brings baby to UN

Ms Ardern said later Mr Trump had made similar remarks before and she was not surprised by his comments to the UN. Yet at home, she's faced political pressure as she tries to keep control of a coalition government that sometimes threatens to come apa...

White House postpones meeting between Trump and Rosenstein White House postpones meeting between Trump and Rosenstein

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is scheduled to testify Thursday before the Senate Judiciary Committee along with Christine Blasey Ford , a woman accusing him of attempted sexual assault at a party when they were in high school. "The Preside...

Third woman comes forward with allegations against Brett Kavanaugh Third woman comes forward with allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Her remarks were echoed by Debra Robbin, executive director of Jane Doe Inc., a MA coalition against sexual assault and domestic violence. In another striking exchange, Leahy referenced Judge's 1997 memoir , Wasted: Tales of a Gen X Drunk , whi...

Furious Trump Says Democrats 'Laugh Like Hell' Over Kavanaugh Debacle Furious Trump Says Democrats 'Laugh Like Hell' Over Kavanaugh Debacle

The US president faced questions from the media on the eve of a crunch Senate hearing over Brett Kavanaugh , but his rambling, 81-minute performance in NY covered far more ground than just the fate of his Supreme Court nominee . Trump spoke to advi...

US President Donald Trump US President Donald Trump

He values "sovereignty" above multilateral cooperation and universal human rights. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani lashed out at Trump in his U.N. Moments after Mr Trump decried the "horrible, one-sided deal", Mrs May insisted it "remains the ...

I'd Prefer To Keep Rosenstein, May Delay Planned Meeting On His Fate

Trump told reporters in New York City in response to a question from NPR's Ayesha Rascoe that Rosenstein "never said " the things attributed to him in a New York Times report from last week and that Rosenstein "doesn't believe" that Trump needs ...

Federal Bureau of Investigation finds body, believed to be missing NC boy Federal Bureau of Investigation finds body, believed to be missing NC boy

Gastonia Police had said Maddox "does not speak", but Ian Ritch explained that he's only nonverbal with strangers. With the help of friends who were walking with them, Ritch searched for his son but could not find him. Maddox's parents have encoura...

Rachel Mitchell, who will question Kavanaugh, described as 'poised and pointed cross Rachel Mitchell, who will question Kavanaugh, described as 'poised and pointed cross

For many years, Mitchell and the notorious Sheriff Joe Arpaio worked in the same county in Arizona. She speaks nationally and trains detectives and social workers how to ask sensitive questions of sexual assault victims and those who commit such ...

China hits back at Trump, calling 'Blame China' a GOP campaign strategy

US intelligence officials have said they are not now seeing the intensity of Russian intervention registered in 2016 and are also concerned about activity by China, Iran and North Korea. In separate remarks Tuesday, U.S. Director of National Intell...

Trump calls on 'Mr

They fought with us. "I think I will stop short of that", Landler said. Blasey Ford said the incident left her "drastically altered", but it was her "civic duty" to tell lawmakers what happened. Since then, two more women have come forward with a...

Trump Brags About Progress with North Korea in UN Speech Trump Brags About Progress with North Korea in UN Speech

Trump's statement came despite satellite photographs and other evidence that have led USA intelligence agencies to conclude that North Korea continues to produce nuclear fuel and fabricate it into weapons. Some trade analysts have described the chang...

European Union announces legal entity to maintain business with Iran European Union announces legal entity to maintain business with Iran

The idea is to circumvent USA sanctions due to be restored in November under which Washington can cut off from the US financial system any bank that facilitates an oil transaction with Iran . The EU has updated its "blocking statute" to temper the...

UM continues to rise in the World University Rankings

Another three South African universities - University of Johannesburg, ranked 601-800; University of Pretoria, ranked 601-800; and University of the Western Cape, 601-800 - sit below Nigeria on the African table, occupying seventh, eighth, and ninth ...

Justin Milne resigns from ABC chairman role Justin Milne resigns from ABC chairman role

He denied there had been any interference by the government in the ABC . ABC chairman Justin Milne announced Monday that ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie , who is also the broadcaster's editor in chief, had been fired halfway through ...

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