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Government may reimpose restrictions in parts of Andaman islands

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The off-limits remote island the size of Manhattan, part of the Indian Andaman Islands, is home to the Sentinelese , one of the world's last tribes "uncontacted" by civilisation. He said that the NCST team will visit the Andaman and Nicobar Islands from December 4 to 6 for "investigation and monitoring of the matter". The police said the American had enlisted the help of a local electronics engineer and water sports service provider, and hired five fishermen to evade the patrolling teams of ... Read More »

Should India trust Imran Khan's peace talk?

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Situated in Pakistan's Kartarpur town, Gurudwara Darbar Sahib is among the holiest sites for Sikh community. The cricketer-turned-politician, however, did not clear who he referred to in the tweet, if not PM Modi. "Its a step toward peace which our region needs", Pakistani military spokesman Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor quoted him as saying. Corridors and gates are for legal peaceful visitors. Read More »

Syria shoots down 'Israeli war plane' near Damascus

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Syria's official SANA news agency reported the Israel Air Force targeted Iranian military sites near Damascus in Syria late Thursday night in al-Kiswah. It said a Syrian surface-to-air missile was sacked in the direction of an open area of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights but it was unclear if it had hit Israeli-held territory. Read More »

James Comey Files Petition Challenging House GOP Subpoena

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Got a subpoena from House Republicans". "Today my legal team filed court papers to try to get transparency from House Republicans", Comey tweeted . Among them are snippets from fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, FBI lovers Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, and Justice Department official Bruce Ohr. Read More »

We give up on caravan, say migrants

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At least 101 migrants have lice and multiple instances of skin infections, the department's data shows. Other health concerns include the threat of a hepatitis outbreak due to unsanitary conditions. Amid the problems and dire living conditions, some migrants are reportedly self-deporting. More than 6,000 migrants who traveled to the northern Mexican city by caravan are camped out hoping to apply for asylum or sneak into the United States, fleeing poverty and violence in their home countries. Read More »

Feds show up at former Trump tax filer's office

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Federal agents have raided a Chicago office of Alderman Edward Burke, who served as a tax lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump for over a decade, Burke confirmed Thursday. "I have no question, no concern about any wrongdoing", Dan Burke said. Burke had a falling out with Trump in August but no reason was given his wife is also an Illinois Supreme Court Justice. Read More »

'Undisciplined' child walks on stage during Pope Francis' audience

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When Wenzel's Argentine-Italian mother went on stage to fetch him, she explained to Francis that the boy can not speak. Pope Francis praised the freedom - albeit "undisciplined" - of a child with disabilities who climbed onto the stage Wednesday to play during the pontiff's general audience. Read More »

Mexico border: Asylum seekers stuck in Tijuana

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The wire and rebar pierced the woman's side and buttocks in front of her children, ages 3 and 5. "Entering our country illegally, particularly over our walls is not only unsafe, but also very foolish", Scott said in the statement . A migrant mother who was trying to illegally enter the United States while scaling a border fence fell off and was impaled. Migrants from the caravan staying in Tijuana, Mexico and awaiting entry into the U.S. Read More »

Blast kills 22 near chemical factory in China

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A truck carrying combustible chemicals exploded in Qiaodong District in the city of Zhangjiakou at around 12:40 a.m. Wednesday, causing a series of blasts of nearby vehicles. The plant is located in Zhangjiakou, which is to play host to the 2022 Winter Olympics. Public anger over safety standards has grown in China after three decades of swift economic growth has been marred by accidents ranging from mining disasters to factory fires. Read More »

'Extremely harmful' to retrieve missionary's physique from North Sentinel

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While Chau's body has not been found yet, the police, with the help of the local fishermen have been able to map the area where his body may have been buried. The hand-written notes of Chau, who was killed when he tried to enter the prohibited North Sentinel Island , also mention that he wanted to acquaint the tribal people with the message of Jesus Christ . Read More »

Murder charges against brother in mansion fire slayings

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They were shot, stabbed or both. The prosecutor says that the motive was "financial in nature", stemming from two businesses - a computer systems company called Square One and a pest control business - he and his brother jointly ran in Asbury Park. Read More »

Police Arrest Suspect In Thanksgiving Day Shooting At Alabama Mall

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Thursday. Emantic Bradford Jr, 21, was shot and killed by a police officer responding to reports of gunfire after a fight broke out at the mall on Thanksgiving night. They say they'll look at releasing information on their own if no response comes by noon Monday. Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato , Hoover Police Chief Nicholas Derzis and a city councilman have met with Bradford's family, expressing "their sincerest condolences and prayers", the city said in a statement. Read More »

President Putin says Russian Federation reducing dependents on United States dollar

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The decision to call off the first one-on-one meeting since the July summit in Helsinki adds to tensions between the two leaders and marks an abrupt change in Trump's strategy of cultivating warmer ties with the Kremlin. Putin has insisted that Russian forces were in the right to seize three Ukrainian ships last weekend, however, President Trump has expressed "deep concern" at Moscow's actions against a USA ally. Read More »

Trump slams special counsel after retweeting image of Rosenstein behind bars

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The person, who originally created the image , had written over the top of it: " NOW THAT RUSSIA COLLUSION IS A PROVEN LIE, WHEN DO THE TRIALS FOR TREASON BEGIN? ". Rosenstein appointed Mueller in May 2017 after then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the Russian Federation probe. " Amazing Race got it because Amazing Race was the establishment", Trump said. Read More »

Zourabichvili Wins Georgian Presidential Election With 59.52% of Votes - Results

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He called on supporters to join a protest rally planned for Sunday and said the opposition is demanding snap parliamentary elections. While the elections were well run and candidates could campaign freely, "one side enjoyed an undue advantage", worldwide observers led by the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said in a report Thursday. Read More »

CO2 emissions on the rise for first time in four years

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While noting that human being is "headed for a world of cataclysm and uncertainty due to climate disruption, he cited top scientists as warning that "we have little time left to limit temperature rise to 1.5 degrees". United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks to reporters during a press encounter at the UN headquarters in New York, Nov. 28, 2018. Amid the gloom, there are positive signs. Read More »

Alabama police suggest black man shouldn't have held his gun

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The police also expressed sympathy for the family of the 18-year-old man and the 12-year-old girl who were wounded in the initial shooting and said they are "pursuing the initial shooter who still remains at large". We will also keep the public informed of any developments through our website and the social media pages belonging to the City and to the Police Department. Read More »

Armagh man arrested after driver killed during Monaghan police chase

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A 34-year-old male who was arrested at the scene remains in custody at Carrickmacross Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984. Main Street in Castleblaney was closed to facilitate an examination of the area by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators and Crime Scene Examiners. Read More »

Saudi Arabia sent 'cover-up team' to dispose of Khashoggi body

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The Saudi general prosecution said that its investigations revealed that a team was sent to Istanbul to persuade Khashoggi to return to the Kingdom. Jamal Khashoggi was a Saudi Journalist and wrote for The Washington Post . And can Turkey successfully push for an worldwide investigation? The Turkish official quoted by the Washington Post said that "biological evidence" found in the consulate's garden indicated the body was likely disposed of near where Khashoggi was killed. Read More »

Trump defends Hyde-Smith

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Black voting groups are working to turn out voters in the wake of her statements. Shortly after the win Tuesday, Trump tweeted: "Congratulations to Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith on your big WIN in the Great State of Mississippi". With Hyde-Smith's victory, Republicans control 53 of the Senate's 100 seats. "She stood up to the Democrat smear machine", Trump said. Cindy Hyde-Smith, who is in a runoff Tuesday against Democrat Mike Espy . Read More »

North Korean sports minister allowed into Japan for Olympic meetings

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The two Koreas, which fought a war from 1950 to 1953 that ended in a ceasefire, technically remain in a state of war. Brown said the overall number of bomber flights has not changed. "I hope inter-Korean relations will turn out as good". The on-site survey was previously delayed, largely due to discord with the USA and issues around global sanctions compliance. Read More »

'Syrian refugee' in alleged Huddersfield school attack 'woke up at night crying'

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A clip that appeared online Tuesday purports to show an assailant aim a headbutt at the victim, who is stood by himself on what appears to be Almondbury Community School's playing fields in Huddersfield . Police said that a previous incident, in which the same victim suffered a wrist injury, had also been investigated. "The victim and his family are receiving ongoing support from police and other agencies", the police said. Read More »

Mother and baby killed in grizzly bear attack in Canada

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The bodies of Valerie Theoret and her daughter, Adele Roesholt, were discovered around 3pm on Monday after the child's father, Gjermund Roesholt, returned to the Yukon cabin in northwest Canada only to have a grizzly bear charge at him, CBC News reported . Read More »

Hakeem Jeffries Wins Contested House Democratic Caucus Chair Race

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But one by one, the powerful California congresswoman picked off the would-be challengers and smoothed skeptics. During her final primary debate in August, Hayes said she would not support Pelosi for speaker. She only needed a simple majority of Democrats, who have a 233-seat majority, with several races still undecided, to win the nomination. Pelosi has expressed unflinching confidence that she has the roughly 218 votes to succeed, assuming all Republicans vote against her. Read More »

J&K: LeT militant who killed journalist Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Budgam

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The editor-in-chief of English daily Rising Kashmir , Shujaat Bukhari was shot dead by militants when he came out of his office in Press Enclave and was boarding his auto. He was also involved in attacks on the court complex in Pulwama twice. Bukhari's killing was a huge setback for the troubled state. He had been arrested by the Army from Kulgam district of south Kashmir earlier in June 2014 and had been lodged in Srinagar's high security central prison. Read More »