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Sergio Perez donates £125000 to Mexican natural disaster victims

Buildings have been reduced to rubble in Mexico City , while many have been killed in the surrounding areas, following the country's deadliest quake in more than three decades. "I've made an alliance with @ fund_carlosslim and for each 1 that @ fundacionchecoperez receives, they will donate 5. I'm praying for all those affected in Mexico". Read More »

UN Security Council reform still being talked about: Haley

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While Trump's speeches and meetings will be closely followed, it will be North Korea, which Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls "the most unsafe crisis that we face today", that will be most carefully watched. "We're trying every other possibility that we have but there's a whole lot of military options on the table", she said. After Pyongyang conducted its first missile launch since the United Nations had imposed new sanctions on North Korea, the USA president's national security ... Read More »

North Korea threat set to top agenda of United Nations general assembly

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This comes as about 200 world leaders, including President Trump, head to NY for the U.N.'s annual General Assembly. Top officials in the Trump administration are warning North Korea: time is running out. Mr Mattis has warned the consequences of any military action would be "tragic on an unbelievable scale" and bring severe risk to US ally South Korea. Read More »

Saudi Arabia opens itself to Skype, WhatsApp and other internet calling services

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The boycotting countries have issued a list of 13 demands including shut-down of Doha-based Al Jazeera network and reduction of the diplomatic ties with Iran before thawing ties. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but signaled it still expects one more increase by the end of the year. Forcing Snapchat to block Al Jazeera, Saudi Arabia informed the social media firm that the Qatari broadcaster's Discover Publisher Channel went against the country's local laws. Read More »

Seoul renews plan to help North Korea's vulnerable

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The decision to send aid to North Korea was not popular in South Korea, hitting President Moon Jae-in's approval rating. South Korea's Unification Ministry said Thursday it will provide the North with humanitarian aid worth $8 million, which is the first such action under the new administration. Read More »

Did Sean Spicer Keep Emmys Appearance Secret by Traveling in Disguise?

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Trump has frequently bashed the Emmys , particularly that his " Apprentice " never won despite eight nominations. " Emmys have no credibility", he tweeted in September 2012. Indeed, the surprise appearance of the former White House spokesman set off a roar from the audience of handsome people, though when the camera found Melissa McCarthy , who has memorably lampooned Spicer on " Saturday Night Live ", her smile seemed inscrutable and not quite amused. Read More »

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi meets with Bibi in NY

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Additionally, Al-Sisi praised the efforts of the USA administration and United States president Donald Trump to reach a final solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, which will create a new and more peaceful reality in the Middle East. Read More »

High Court hears Malcolm Roberts emailed wrong addresses to renounce dual citizenship

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Roberts, who was born in India to a Welsh father, had previously claimed that he "never held any citizenship other than Australian". The High Court , sitting as the Court of Disputed Returns, heard Senator Roberts sent two emails - the first to the British Consulate in Brisbane on May 1 and then the British High Commission in Canberra on June 6 - to clarify his British citizenship and then to renounce it - as required for him to be able to sit as a Senator. Read More »

Trump Approval Rises in Another New Poll

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However, the majority disapprove of his handling of healthcare, race relations, the environment, the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, and most of all his use of Twitter. And while polls showed his decision to wind down the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program - which shielded some undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S.as children from deportation - was unpopular, Trump's subsequent nod to bipartisanship by negotiating with Democratic leaders in Congress may ... Read More »

North Korea in outrageous Trump 'barking dog' threat as WW3 tensions ESCALATE

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The North Korean foreign minister is scheduled to deliver a keynote speech at the UN General Assembly on Friday and meet with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday. Photomontage of Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. Clinton hit Trump for being "dark" and "dangerous" about the message he presented, adding he should approach the tension with North Korea with diplomacy. Read More »

Moon Invites N. Korea to PyeongChang Winter Olympics

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It is just one of several that major world powers are engaged in on, over and near the Korean Peninsula amid heightened tension in the wake of North Korea's increasingly frequent missile tests and its sixth nuclear test this month. It also noted that sanctions should not harm "legitimate economic and trade exchanges between North Korea and the outside world" and the lives of everyday people. Read More »

Iraq begins final assault to capture Hawija from Islamic State

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The operation, supported by the aircraft of the worldwide coalition antidjihadistes and the helicopters of the iraqi army, aims to seize three towns still in the hands of the AES, a hundred kilometers from the syrian border in the vast desert in the western province of al-Anbar. Read More »

Sonia Gandhi asked PM Modi to pass Women Reservation Bill in Parliament

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In a letter, Gandhi assured support of Congress to the legislation, which would be a "significant" step forward in the empowerment of women. The bill lapsed after the dissolution of the 15th Lok Sabha in 2014. In her letter to Modi, Gandhi said that her party 'has always and will continue to support the legislation'. In 2010, the Women Reservation Bill act was passed by the Rajya Sabha during the period of UPI government. Read More »

Private Advisor Group LLC Trims Stake in Halliburton Company

The stock declined 0.04% or $0.01 reaching $24.51 on the news. 1 or 50% of the trades during the past quarter were buys, and 1 or 50% were sells. Hilltop Holdings Inc. Schwab Charles Inc holds 0.01% or 308,152 shares. Arosa Mngmt Ltd Partnership reported 1.21M shares. Cornerstone Inv Prtnrs Ltd accumulated 4,100 shares. Read More »

North Korea launches missile over Japan

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A separate report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said North Korea earned US$802 million between 1996 and 2016 from the sale of weapons to countries such as Iran, Syria and Libya. This, in turn, is meant to allow North Korea greater military freedom in the region by raising doubts in Seoul and Tokyo that Washington would risk the annihilation of a USA city to protect its Asian allies. Read More »

Vice President Mike Pence says "we have options" in North Korea

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In his debut address to the assembly, Trump called North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un "rocket man" and threatened to "totally destroy North Korea" if the US must defend itself. He added, "The president desires a peaceful resolution of this confrontation with North Korea and we'll continue to pursue that, but it all begins when the Kim regime announces their willingness to abandon their nuclear and ballistic missiles program and not before". Read More »

Tony Abbott 'headbutted by Yes campaigner'

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Australia's former Prime Minister Tony Abbott alleges he was headbutted in a row with a supporter of equal marriage. Abbott said he wouldn't seek to make too much of the incident, but warned that more incidents like this could happen if the "yes" side wins. Read More »

Myanmar willing to take Rohingyas, why you object to deportation: Rajnath

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People gather to listen to the live speech of Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi in front of City Hall in Yangon on September 19, 2017. WASHINGTON (CNN) - The US will provide a humanitarian aid package worth almost $32 million to Rohingya who have fled violence in Myanmar's Rakine State in recent weeks, the State Department announced Wednesday during the United Nations General Assembly in NY. Read More »

Ambassador Nikki Haley says Trump doesn't want war with North Korea

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Ambassador Bill Richardson told the Journal he was more concerned about Trump's remarks on Iran . President Trump threatens to " totally destroy North Korea " if the United States was forced to defend itself. Aid from South Korea will be distributed via United Nations agencies such as Unicef, which today (Sept. 21) called for urgent relief for North Korean children , who are suffering from chronic malnutrition. Read More »

United Nations is failing the world, Theresa May tells global leaders

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Calling on countries to defend the global order and the values of fairness, justice and human rights underpinning the multilateral system - including through agreements such as the Paris Accord and the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty - she said the worldwide system, with the United Nations at its heart, is the "amplifying force" for those values. Read More »

India vs Australia 2nd ODI: India win toss, elect to bat

Australian skipper Steve Smith , on the other hand, insisted that he too would have opted to bat first had he won the toss in his 100th ODI. Hardik Pandiya proved himself again as he is an all-rounder. You can also check out this LIVE blog of Cricket match for the India vs Australia game including live scores, ball-by-ball commentary, and analysis. Read More »

North Korean minister calls Trump's threats 'sound of dog barking'

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Washington's plan for United Nations "reform" is a plan to turn the organization into another instrument of U.S. foreign policy, like North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the EU. But do Trump's words presage armed conflict? "Facts prove Pyongyang won't yield to pressure". South Korea offered humanitarian assistance to the North even under conservative administrations. Read More »

Family Of Kenneka Jenkins Demands An FBI Investigation

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On Tuesday, friends and family of the deceased held another demonstration at the convention center. One video, in particular, had gone viral. But that isn't going to happen, according to the hotel as there is no footage to show. First, Jenkins is seen walking with friends. "Serious questions remain as to how she ended up in a Crowne Plaza Hotel freezer and why it took a day and a half for the hotel to find Kenneka". Read More »

Trump blames Clintons for North Korea nuke crisis

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North Korean government shows the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in North Korea. Any or all could be tapped to open talks with North Korea, and possibly revive multi-lateral negotiations (including South Korea , Japan, China and Russia ) as well. Read More »

Albino Woman's Review Of RiRi's Fenty Foundation Goes Viral For A+ Reason

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Rihanna previously launched Fenty Beauty in New York during New York Fashion Week. Robertson's reaction to finally finding her shade is incredible, and equally so is that her color, 110, isn't even the lightest one available. While the 29-year-old was the centre of attention at the bash, a number of other celebrities were also in attendance. " I felt that me finally being myself was 'Worth it!,' " Robertson added. Read More »

GOP said to be forsaking tax cuts for top earners

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While Trump's willingness to engage in bipartisanship is commendable, it may also pose greater challenges for him in the future. But Republicans have made little tangible progress toward that ambitious goal so far. The first move looks pretty obscure: The Senate Budget Committee agreed to allow for tax cuts of up to $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years. Forming additional bipartisan majorities like Trump and the Democrats created for the debt ceiling won't be easy. Read More »

Ric Flair Talks To People TV About His Health Scare

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Flair said that his fiancée ( Wendy Barlow ) initially took him to the hospital because he was having a bad stomachache. The former 16-time world champion also said that his daughter Charlotte Flair was told before his surgery that he wouldn't make it and had no clue that his health was in such trouble. Read More »

Hurricane Maria Blasts Puerto Rico, Now Likely to Miss Florida

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The megastorm has already battered Dominica, the British Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico with 150mph winds and is now hurtling through the Dominican Republic towards the Turks and Caicos and the Bahamas. The category 3 hurricane is about 220 miles (350 km) southeast of Grand Turk Island, packing maximum sustained winds of 115 miles per hour (185 km/h) at present, the NHC said. Read More »

Journalist Killed while covering protest in Tripura

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The media fraternity on Thursday condemned the killing of Tripura journalist Shantanu Bhowmick, saying it was a "reckless" and "inhuman" act to silence the voice of the free press. Section 144 was imposed in two districts of Tripura. One young journalist, Shantanu Bhoumik, working for Dinrat News channel, decided otherwise and in her urge to courageous the onslaught, he had recorded the scenes on his mobile. Read More »

Authorities still looking for escaped inmate, 37, believed armed and unsafe

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Scott is believed to be in possession of a 40-caliber Glock semi-automatic handgun. He drove away in a dark gray 2012 Chevrolet Impala with government license plates: #42650. Scott is a lifetime registered sex offender. Dodge County Attorney Oliver Glass said Scott was scheduled to be in Dodge County Court on Thursday afternoon for a preliminary hearing on five felony charges, including two counts of first-degree sexual assault of a child and child abuse. Read More »

Narayan Rane quits Congress, eyes ties with BJP

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He also described how he was overlooked for the top job of Maharashtra Congress chief no less than four times, despite repeated assurances by top Congress leaders like Ahmed Patel that he would get it. Asked about his next step after he blasted the Congress and its state chief Ashok Chavan at a rally on Monday, Rane claimed, "For me there are vacancies everywhere, even in the Shiv Sena". Read More »

Narendra Modi government in talks with Dawood Ibrahim: Raj Thackeray

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Thackeray, during his FB launch programme in Mumbai, said that Dawood Ibrahim is now negotiating a settlement with the BJP-led government at the centre. He also runs one of the largest crime syndicates in the world. In his maiden Facebook post on his newly launched page, Thackeray said the return of Dawood would be used by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP ) as its biggest achievement moving into the 2019 general elections. Read More »

Saudi Arabia allocates $15m for Rohingya refugees

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The announcement comes after a meeting of the Saudi Cabinet which as briefed by an official of King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid on the situation regarding the miseries of the Muslim community in the country. Yesterday, Myanmar's de-factor leader Aung San Suu Kyi said the government did not fear "international scrutiny" for its handling of the crisis. Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, said the military's "brutal" security ... Read More »