Saturday, 25 November 2017
Latest news
Home » World News

World News

Rock-Solid Defense, Steady Offense Keep Gophers Unbeaten

perth_map

Behind an efficient Conor Rhoda, hard running from Shannon Brooks and Rodney Smith and big plays from Tyler Johnson, the Gophers found another gear in Oregon. He finished the year completing 78-131 passes for 816 yards and had eight touchdowns to go along with eight interceptions. Blue Raiders star receiver Richie James played sparingly. Read More »

Couple leaves Rs 100-cr asset, daughter to become monks

perth_map

Sumit Jain and his wife Anamika who are 35 years and 34 years old respectively are scheduled to take " deeksha " (the first step of their initiation into monkhood) under Sudhamargi Jain Acharya Ramlal Maharaj at Surat in Gujarat on September 23, the report added. Read More »

Donald Trump's Tweet On London Train Bombing Just Speculation, Says Britain Minister

perth_map

Her comments come after an 18-year-old man was arrested on Saturday in the departure lounge of Dover port in connection with the blast. The 21-year-old was detained in Hounslow, west London at around 11.50pm on Saturday. Interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday the second arrest indicated it was not a "lone wolf" attack, but there was no evidence IS was involved. Read More »

Four American tourists suffer acid attack outside Marseilles train station

perth_map

Four female U.S. tourists have been attacked with acid in Marseille's main train station. She did not have any more details and spoke on condition of anonymity, per the French judicial system. Police do not believe the attack is terror related. In January 2016, a 15-year-old Turkish Kurd was arrested after attacking a Jewish teacher on a Marseille street. Read More »

Trump to 'slap' foes, embrace friends in first United Nations speech, says envoy

perth_map

Although North Korea's supply of refined petroleum products would be significantly reduced, Seoul and Washington had hoped for a complete fuel embargo. Trump's remarks came in response to the latest ballistic missile test conducted by North Korea. China will implement all United Nations Security Council resolutions, "no more, no less", Cui Tiankai, China's ambassador to the USA, told reporters at a briefing in Washington when asked if China would cut oil shipments. Read More »

Blast kills 5 in northwest Pakistan

perth_map

The outlawed extremist group and its breakaway factions plot attacks in the border region and elsewhere in Pakistan, saying their violent campaign is aimed at eliminating what they consider to be the current un-Islamic democratic system in the country. Read More »

Trump Visits Florida to Assess Hurricane Irma Damage

President Donald Trump plans to visit storm-stricken Florida on Thursday, the White House said, his third such trip to a weather devastated state after a spate of violent U.S. Scott run for Senate in 2018 to challenge the state's other US senator, Democrat Bill Nelson. It was seen as a clear bid to avoid the criticism that Republican President George W. Read More »

US' bullying in JCPOA won't bear results: Leader

perth_map

Referring to American officials' "brazen and shameless" measures with regard to the JCPOA, the Leader said, "They show one wickedness and one mischief with regard to this issue every day, which proves that what our honorable Imam [Khomeini] said about America being the Great Satan is true and the regime of the United States of America is really the evilest of devils". Read More »

'Morgan Tsvangirai is not dying'

perth_map

Tsvangirai - who is due to challenge President Robert Mugabe in elections next year - was stable, the source said, dismissing reports in the media that he was dangerously sick. While there, he reportedly started suffering from severe vomiting. Pindai Dube said, "It will affect the political parties negotiations, as you know Morgan Tsvangirai has been leading the MDC for about 17 years and he was chosen by these political parties to lead the alliance". Read More »

How Analysts Feel About Berendsen PLC (LON:BRSN)?

The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 386.25 ($4.99). The stock has "Sell" rating by Peel Hunt on Wednesday, May 4. The company has market cap of 3.21 billion GBP. It has a 31.08 P/E ratio. The Company's activities are focused on housebuilding. Analysts await Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU) to report earnings on November, 1. Read More »

Canadian crews deliver much-needed supplies to Antigua and Barbuda

perth_map

Mr. McCleary Fredrick, Director of Hazard Management Cayman Islands has also been sent to Anguilla for two weeks to provide expertise along with the Anguillan disaster management team. His presence on Barbuda and the fact that he could personally give comfort and hope to the traumatised, bewildered and desperate people was decisive and invaluable. Read More »

AFP still verifying alleged rescue of Fr. Suganob

perth_map

Philippine forces have held back launching a full-scale attack on rebel strongholds, fearing for the lives of Father Soganub and several hundred other hostages. Año urged the remaining Maute gunmen, as well as former hostages turned fighters, to surrender "while they still have time". Dureza said this is the second grand mosque in Marawi that has been taken by government troops . Read More »

Investigation launched into deaths of Florida nursing home patients

perth_map

The governor's office denies being contacted by the nursing home, saying "at no time" did the facility report conditions had become unsafe. "We are devastated by these losses". The nursing home has a history of safety violations and citations, including two for not following generator regulations in 2014 and 2016. "We're looking into the temperatures inside the facility, the staffing inside the facility and the conditions leading up to these incidents", said Storey who also confirmed that ... Read More »

Japan to play a bigger role in development of NE

perth_map

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to India, part of annual summits between the two countries, has set strategic ties on a fast track. "You must be very clear that boundary of the India-China border area has not been totally delimited and we have disputes in the eastern section of the boundary". Read More »

Wilson powers Duke past Baylor

perth_map

Baylor update: Sophomore Zach Smith will make the start at quarterback, replacing Arizona graduate transfer Anu Solomon , who has been ineffective and is in concussion protocol. The Blue Devils had another chance to score when the ball slipped out of Baylor receiver Gavin Holmes' hands after a hard hit. Baylor: Unlike the losses to Liberty and UTSA, the Bears came out of this one with plenty to feel good about. Read More »

San Jose Sues President Trump over DACA Rollback

perth_map

The shift, something many Trump campaign supporters would have thought to be unheard of while listening to Trump's white-hot rhetoric on immigrants during the 2016 campaign, shows the President's desire to strike a deal from the White House and his willingness to work with Democrats to do it. Read More »

U2 Cancel St. Louis Concert in Wake of Police Acquittal Protests

perth_map

On U2's website it says they "cannot in good conscience risk our fans' safety by proceeding with tonight's concert". As a large group marched through the Delmar Loop in St. "It feels like a burden is lifted, but the burden of having to kill someone never really lifts", Stockley said. Mr Stockley, a serving police officer at the time, was recorded during the pursuit saying: "Gonna kill this [expletive], don't you know it". Read More »

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

perth_map

Ratings analysis reveals 38% of Stericycle's analysts are positive. HSBC now has a GBX 240.00 TP on the 5.50B GBP market cap company or 2.30% upside potential. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $15800 target. On Tuesday, September 20 the stock rating was downgraded by Northcoast to "Neutral". Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 6 insider sales for $5.12 million activity. Read More »

Eight people dead after Florida nursing home loses power

perth_map

His visit came a day after police in the Florida town of Hollywood launched an investigation into the deaths of eight patients at a nursing home. "It's a sad event". "Generally, we are treating dehydration, heat exhaustion and severe respiratory conditions, and we do have some critical patients". EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said last week it was "insensitive" to address global warming at this time. Read More »

Hard to cut USA corporate tax rate below 26 percent

perth_map

Republicans in Washington are now working on the details of the bill. In case you missed Rachel's segment on this: "Former national security adviser Susan Rice privately told House investigators that she unmasked the identities of senior Trump officials to understand why the crown prince of the United Arab Emirates was in NY late previous year, multiple sources told CNN". Read More »

President visits areas left devastated by hurricane

perth_map

In Lee County, which includes Cape Coral and Fort Myers, the Florida Emergency Management Agency said 66 percent of the area's 290,000 electrical customers were still without power Wednesday. But it was not until multiple patients began experiencing health emergencies, which promoted the evacuation of the center, that the utility company arrived to make the fix, the nursing home said. Read More »

It's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday and Twitter can't keep calm

perth_map

The renowned politician has been one of the most significant personalities of the country who has taken several crucial steps for the betterment of the nation. "The Accidental Prime Minister actor Anupam Kher tweeted, "#HappyBirthdayPM @narendramodi! Sami was accompanied by his wife Roya and also shared candies with him which they had brought from the city of Medina. Read More »

American ISIS Fighter Captured in Syria

perth_map

In Syria , whatever the U.S. decides to do will be totally independent of the Syrian government's position. A fighter of Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) is seen in the eastern part of Deir al Zor, Syria September 12, 2017. Syrian regime forces are fighting for Dayr Az Zawr southeast of Raqqa, while SDF continues its offensive north of that city. But while Dillon acknowledged that the US-backed fighters would not go into the city, he said there were plenty of other ISIS targets farther down ... Read More »

London police investigating 'incident' at subway station

perth_map

For strong investigative reasons we would not provide more details on the man we arrested at this stage. Daesh claimed other attacks in Britain this year, including two in London and one in Manchester. In the United Kingdom, a "critical" threat level implies the possibility of a further attack that is believed to be imminent. Britain's terror threat level remains at "critical" - the highest level - meaning that authorities believe another attack is imminent. Read More »

Main Litigant In Ayodhya Babri Masjid Case Dies

perth_map

Hashim Ansari, the chief litigant on the Muslim side, died at the age of 95 in July 2016. With Bhaskar Das's death, both chief litigants in the infamous case, one from the Muslim and one from the Hindu side, are no more. Das, the head of Nirmohi Akhada, was a petitioner in the case since 1959. Nirmohi Akhara had also sought permission to offer puja of Lord Ram at that place. Read More »

Russian Federation assists International Olympic Committee commissions in doping investigations - minister

perth_map

He said he hoped to have much of the work completed by November, which would give the International Olympic Committee and other governing bodies three months to sort out eligibility. "It's our event, for (goodness) sake", Pound told AP. "The failure to expeditiously investigate individual Russian athlete doping poses a clear and present danger for clean athletes worldwide and at the 2018 Winter Games". Read More »

China says United States should stop issuing threats to North Korea

perth_map

However, North Korea warned Washington on Monday against a new round of sanctions and said its retaliatory measures "will cause the U.S. the greatest pain and suffering it had ever gone through in its entire history". The sanctions would be part of USA efforts to urge China to pressure the North, which continues its nuclear and missile development. North Korea's ambassador to Russian Federation made it clear that sanctions will not make Pyongyang change its policies. Read More »

Hamas agrees to steps towards Palestinian unity

perth_map

Hamas's leadership held talks with Mohammed Dahlan - the exiled former Fatah leader in Gaza whose supporters Hamas defeated when it wrested control of the territory in the 2007 civil war - amid hopes he could persuade Egypt to come to the aid of Gazans struggling under the decade-long Israeli-led blockade. Read More »

Options for North Korea are 'effective and overwhelming'

perth_map

The 15-member Security Council, which includes U.S., China and Russian Federation, unanimously imposed sanctions against North Korea on Monday for its September 3 nuclear test that prohibits textile exports, reduces oil and gas imports, and limits permits for North Korean laborers to work outside the country. Read More »

Body of young woman found in freezer in Chicago

perth_map

Jenkins' friends and family marched from the high school she attended on the West Side to the FBI Chicago headquarters. Martin is demanding a federal investigation into what she believes is a "cover-up" of her daughter's death. The moments captured in the video are believed to be the last time Jenkins was seen alive. But the point at which she goes into the freezer is not on the video. Read More »

Volunteer Franklin Township firefighter suspended amid alleged racist comments

perth_map

Why? The comment was later taken down from his Facebook page, which features a cover photo of the Confederate flag and a black and white skull. Because he is a volunteer, Roysdon is only paid when he is called to duty. "Everyone deserves a second chance and is also entitled to their own opinion", she added. A Franklin Township administrator says the suspension is the most Bishop could do, as he doesn't have the authority to fire employees. Read More »