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Christmas celebrated in Odisha

Christmas celebrated in Odisha

Special prayers were held for peace and prosperity of Pakistan. The prayers were held at the Holy Family Catholic Church and All Saints' Church in Srinagar , Saint Joseph's Church in Baramulla dist...

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UAE attack fears behind Emirates flyer row: Tunisia

UAE attack fears behind Emirates flyer row: Tunisia

Emirates Airlines has said that it will stop services between Tunis and Dubai, as instructed by the Tunisian authorities, with effect from Dec.25, 2017, until further notice. The Tunisian Ministry of ...

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Sen. Mitch McConnell Optimistic On Bipartisan Achievements in 2018

McConnell's dis comes a day after Vanity Fair published a feature on Bannon and his political aspirations, with Bannon lashing out at the Senate majority leader for not more fully supporting the...

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Pope Francis urges Roman Catholics to care for migrants

Pope Francis urges Roman Catholics to care for migrants

You're probably familiar with this story - the birth of Jesus. In this evangelical passage, we note a contrast between the Angel's promises and Mary's response. In essence, the Beatitudes only offer ...

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One dead in Christmas Day fire in Manhattan high-rise: FDNY

One dead in Christmas Day fire in Manhattan high-rise: FDNY

FDNY said no firefighters were injured, but PIX11 footage captured a firefighter on a stretcher being put into an ambulance. NEW YORK (AP) - A 76-year-old man was killed in a wind-whipped fire at a ...

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Christmas celebrated with traditional fervour in Delhi

Christmas celebrated with traditional fervour in Delhi

A sizable number of people of Christian faith as well other faiths took part in the morning prayers in the cathedrals. He celebrated the festival with the people by attending several Christmas p...

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'Home' at heart of Queen's Christmas broadcast

'Home' at heart of Queen's Christmas broadcast

The Queen has used her Christmas message to pay tribute to the Manchester terrorist attack survivors, to remember those killed in the Grenfell Tower fire, and to acknowledge a future member of her f...

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CHP Officers Seriously Injured In Horrific Highway 880 Crash

CHP Officers Seriously Injured In Horrific Highway 880 Crash

Chief Ernest Sanchez at a news conference Monday morning. Both officers were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash, investigators said. The other CHP officer suffered minor injuries, Walcott...

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UN Sanctions Against North Korea Will Not Impact Kim Jong Un

UN Sanctions Against North Korea Will Not Impact Kim Jong Un

North Korea slammed fresh United Nations sanctions imposed over its missile tests as an "act of war" on Sunday, its first response to the latest diplomatic move to punish Pyongyang's ever-accelerating...

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry'ssizzling engagement portraits

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry'ssizzling engagement portraits

Remarks recorded by the monarch are televised on Christmas Day in the United Kingdom and the 51 other Commonwealth countries. Soon she will be forced to share Kensington Palace grounds-a small ter...

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Eric Garner's eldest daughter is in a coma, her family says

Eric Garner's eldest daughter is in a coma, her family says

The mother of two is now in the intensive care unit at a Brooklyn hospital, and unable to breathe on her own, her family confirmed to the outlet. Her official Twitter account posted a notice saying ...

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Another North Korean soldier defects to South, officials say

Another North Korean soldier defects to South, officials say

It is the second known defection from the North in about five weeks. Another North Korean soldier defected to South Korea on Thursday - and the South's military fired warning shots as their northe...

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Liberated Mosul celebrates Christmas

Liberated Mosul celebrates Christmas

During the nine months Iraqi and Coalition forces battled to take back Mosul, another million people fled their homes, almost all Muslims. But Iraqi forces expelled the jihadists from the city this ye...

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Rupani to stay Gujarat CM, no decision yet on Himachal

In the presence of central observers - Arun Jaitley and Saroj Pandey - the BJP legislative party elected Rupani as the CM and Patel as his deputy. "We requested the Governor to conduct the oath ce...

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Palestinian man killed in renewed clashes over Jerusalem status

Palestinian man killed in renewed clashes over Jerusalem status

It said troops responded with tear gas and deployed live fire "selectively toward main instigators". Ten Palestinians have been killed and dozens more wounded so far. government's aid agency USAID, in...

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Man rams auto into German party headquarters

Man rams auto into German party headquarters

The headquarters of Germany's SPD party survived a suicide bomb attack yesterday when a auto laden with petrol and gas cannisters rammed into the building. A police spokeswoman said investigators had ...

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Kentucky Woman Mauled to Death by 2 Pit Bulls, Husband Injured

Kentucky Woman Mauled to Death by 2 Pit Bulls, Husband Injured

The other dog escaped, and the Bell County Sheriff's Department is now searching for it. Police said the dogs belonged to 42-year-old Johnny Lankford, who at the time of the attack was being held in...

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Trump on making Christmas great again

Trump on making Christmas great again

Trump said". Trump opened the day by tweeting against the FBI's deputy director and the news media. The day began with a familiar morning routine - with a series of tweets from the president. Tr...

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Trump's Christmas wish: 'We've got prosperity. Now we want peace'

Trump's Christmas wish: 'We've got prosperity. Now we want peace'

He called the troops "underappreciated" and described their military families as "the greatest people on earth". Despite only negative reporting, we are doing well - nobody is going to beat us. "The C...

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20 dead, 25 injured in Christmas road tragedy in La Union

20 dead, 25 injured in Christmas road tragedy in La Union

The van's engine was ripped off from the impact of the crash. Another nine passengers in the minibus and 17 on the passenger bus were injured, according to the police. He added that the jeepney was se...

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Light snow in Wyandotte County; motorists advised to use caution

Light snow in Wyandotte County; motorists advised to use caution

Christmas Day will be sunny and 39 and down to 24 Monday night. While that may be true down along the coast, West Virginia still posts favorable white Christmas numbers compared to neighboring stat...

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Julian Assange's official Twitter account not appearing

Julian Assange's official Twitter account not appearing

His last tweet was posted on December 22 and contained the quote from Assange: "A knowledgeable public, is an empowered public, is a free public". An account purporting to be an alternative Assang...

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Ukraine grateful for U.S. weapons, Russian Federation voices outrage

Ukraine grateful for U.S. weapons, Russian Federation voices outrage

The angry response from Moscow comes a day after President Donald Trump's administration approved a plan to provide weapons to Ukraine, including Javelin anti-tank missiles. The U.S. and other natio...

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4 killed in Moscow when bus drives into underground passage

4 killed in Moscow when bus drives into underground passage

The crash occurred on one of Moscow's busiest roads near the Slavyansky Boulevard metro station. According to witnesses, the bus driver lost control of the vehicle and veered off the street. Accordi...

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UNSC imposes new sanctions on North Korea, cuts off most fuel

UNSC imposes new sanctions on North Korea, cuts off most fuel

The U.N. Security Council on Friday unanimously adopted a new sanctions resolution that targets almost 90 percent of refined petroleum product exports to North Korea and demands the repatriation o...

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Hafiz Saeed opens Milli Muslim League office in Lahore, eyes 2018 elections

Hafiz Saeed opens Milli Muslim League office in Lahore, eyes 2018 elections

Interestingly, the MML office was inaugurated at the National Assembly constituency NA-120 of Lahore district - a seat traditionally contested by the Sharifs, who never lost since their debut in pol...

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Afghan Refugee Attributed Melbourne Terror Attack to 'Perceived Mistreatment of Muslims'

Andrews also commended the bystanders who "came to the aid of people who they had never met before". Saeed Noori, 32, was arrested after driving into a crowd of pedestrians outside the Flinders Stre...

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Dutch Media Busts Michigan's Pete Hoekstra For Using 'Fake News' Defense

Dutch Media Busts Michigan's Pete Hoekstra For Using 'Fake News' Defense

The reporter said: "Speaking of threat, at one point you mentioned in a debate that there are no-go zones in the Netherlands and that cars and politicians are being set on fire". The Council on Americ...

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First AC suburban service in Mumbai to commence on Tuesday

First AC suburban service in Mumbai to commence on Tuesday

The country's first AC local left Borivali station for its maiden journey to Churchgate at 10.30am on Monday. Those having existing first class tickets and season passes wouldn't be allowed to travel ...

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Sachin Tendulkar gets clean bowled in Rajya Sabha

Sachin Tendulkar gets clean bowled in Rajya Sabha

I urge you all to participate in this effort and make my dream, our dream. Congress MPs in Parliament created the ruckus, demanding Prime Minister Narendra Modi make an appearance in the Upper Hou...

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Hca Healthcare INC (HCA) Holder Brandes Investment Partners LP Increased Stake

Voloridge Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Credicorp Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $16.44 billion market cap company. The rating was maintained by Miz...

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Liverpool sensation Salah asks agent to secure Anfield exit

Liverpool sensation Salah asks agent to secure Anfield exit

The 25-year-old has taken the Premier League by storm this season, now sitting top of the scoring charts as he leads Liverpool's challenge for the top four. "We are friends. We are very close to each ...

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Over 50 people displaced, some Christmas presents saved following fire, officials say

Over 50 people displaced, some Christmas presents saved following fire, officials say

Authorities said the electrical fire began above the stove, but firefighters contained it in the attic. According to Mobile Fire-Rescue, a call came out around 5:18 p.m. The cause of the fire is sti...

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"New UN sanctions an act of war" - says North Korea

The document further restricts supplies of crude oil and oil products and insists all countries expel North Korean workers in a span of 24 months . "Those countries that raised their hands in fav...

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Holly Holm likes a good challenge

Holly Holm likes a good challenge

Between the champion Cris Cyborg and the challenger Holly Holm . And she had what I call that "Christy Martin moment" where Christy tried to throw a punch at her, Holly slipped under and then Chris...

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In Ethiopia, South Sudan Warring Sides Sign Cease-fire for Christmas Eve

In Ethiopia, South Sudan Warring Sides Sign Cease-fire for Christmas Eve

South Sudan's government is under growing pressure to find an end to the civil war as the US and others threaten further sanctions. A spokesperson for SPLA-IO (SPLA -In Opposition) rebel group said ...

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Philippines storm leaves 182 dead, tens of thousands displaced

Philippines storm leaves 182 dead, tens of thousands displaced

The storm left 21 dead and one missing in the lakeside province of Lanao del Sur, according to officials. Lanao del Norte officials reported the highest death toll at 64 with 139 missing followed by...

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Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency

Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency

The Interior Ministry's spokesman, Nusrat Rahim has also confirmed the attack but he did not share further information regarding the casualties. The victims included women who were in a vehicle passin...

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China Conducts Successful Flight of World's Largest Amphibious Aircraft

China Conducts Successful Flight of World's Largest Amphibious Aircraft

China's first home-grown large amphibious aircraft AG600 makes a smooth landing after its maiden flight in Zhuhai, south China's Guangdong Province, Dec. The deputy general manager of China Aviation I...

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Russian opposition leader announces presidential bid

Russian opposition leader announces presidential bid

As his supporters turned out at 20 endorsement gatherings across Russian Federation yesterday, the anti-corruption activist easily secured the 500 signatures required to formally register for the elec...

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