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4 killed in Pakistan blast

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The reports said that the blast was closed to a bus station in the city, while some injured people were in critical condition. The bomb went off on a busy road in Quetta , capital of violence-hit Baluchistan province, causing mostly civilian casualties, said Abdul Razaq Cheema, deputy inspector general of the provincial police. Read More »

Palaszczuk leans on old lines on poll day

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EARLIER: ANNASTACIA Palaszczuk looks set to hold on to powerwith exit polling confirming a small swing towards the Government. Ms Palaszczuk is on the campaign trail ahead of tomorrow's state election. But Sky says with almost a fifth of the vote there's been a statewide swing against Labor of one per cent. The Greens or an Independent could also steal a seat or two. Read More »

Argentina president: Search for missing sub will continue

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Enrique Balbi said on Thursday, citing information received from Ambassador Rafael Grossi, a nuclear expert and Argentinas envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). That's led some family members of the crew to give up hope of a rescue. 'We have to find the submarine at the bottom of the sea, the area is large, the environment hostile, and the search very hard, ' said Argentine navy spokesman Enrique Balbi. Read More »

On vacation, army jawan killed in Kashmir by militants

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The bullet-ridden-dead body of Irfan Ahmed Mir, who was off-duty and had come back home for vacation, was recovered this morning, police official said. Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti condemned Mir's killing. The bullet-riddled body of Dar was found in Wothmula Nad area of Keegam today morning. Read More »

Vijay studs Test comeback with fluent half-century

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India had reached 11 for one at the close, after KL Rahul fell for just seven. FIFTY! Murali Vijay brings up his 16th half-century in Test cricket as he and Pujara continue their fine second-wicket partnership and put India in a commanding position in the second Test. Read More »

Faizabad sit-in, IHC grills Ahsan for not obeying court orders

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As many as 370 protesters were taken into custody by the law enforcers. Dozens of activists of Tehreek Labaik Ya Rasool Allah and Sunni Tehreek have staged protest demonstrations and blocked major roads in several cities of Punjab province to protest the police action against the Faizabad protesters. Read More »

Georgia fire: Deadly blaze hits Batumi resort hotel

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Eyewitnesses said the blaze flared up in the hotel's spa center. Georgian Interior Minister George Mghebrishvili said that foreign citizens were among the dead, adding that the incident has claimed at least 11 lives. All 20 participants escaped unhurt using a fire escape ladder, it said. The hotel, which was first opened two years ago, is owned by Turkish businessman Erol Avgören. Read More »

Bulger killer Jon Venables back in jail over child abuse images

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Ms Fergus said that she was called at 8.40pm on Wednesday and simply told that Venables, who now has a new identity, had breached the terms of his licence and been returned to prison. He was sent back to jail after officials found the indecent material during a routine check at his home. Venables, now 35, was arrested... He was granted parole in 2013 and, at huge cost to the United Kingdom taxpayer, was provided with a second new identity. Read More »

Shimonek rallies Texas Tech past Texas

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The Longhorns opened the game with a trick play, with Lil' Jordan Humphrey taking a reverse and throwing a 27 yard completion to Sam Ehlinger . The Red Raiders answered late in the first quarter when quarterback McLane Carter ran 1 yard for a TD at the end of an 81-yard march that featured two receptions by Keke Coutee for 68 yards. Read More »

Trump assures troops they're 'fighting for something real'

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Donald Trump's comments that USA troops were only now winning as a result of his military strategy, were "somewhat insulting", a retired general has said. "You're fighting for something real, you're fighting for something good". Hertling also took issue with that, saying, "The comments about the economy and where the economy is growing - deployed service members don't want to hear about that". Read More »

Only Ram mandir and nothing else at Ayodhya: Mohan Bhagwat

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He demanded that the government take action against "such people who are openly showing disrespect to the courts and taking law into their hands". The RSS chief, Mohan Bhagwat made a strong pitch for building Ram Mandir at Ayodhya. "If there is no ban on gau hatya (cow slaughter), we can not be in peace", the RSS chief said. The religious leaders also spoke on the need to protect cows and put an end to untouchability. Read More »

Rwanda launches campaign against gender based violence

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The seven Sunraysia sporting clubs will wear orange during matches and games across the 16 days, a colour which symbolises a future free from violence. Women in Pakistan are regularly subjected to violence. He said that centers for immediate response were being constructed across the country for female victims of domestic violence. Read More »

Hyderabad gears up for PM Narendra Modi, Ivanka Trump visit

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A meeting was held today between the US Secret Service, central government officials and the city police to discuss Ivanka Trump's security, Rao said. There is a request from an crystal artist too, who says his uncle has made a crystal portrait of Ivanka, which he wants to hand over to her personally. Read More »

Search continues for missing Jacksonville teen and grandmother

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Logan may be in the company of Kristina French. Eric French is a Jacksonville Sheriff's Office corrections officer. Lendvay said investigators uncovered evidence of foul play and "possible criminal violence" inside the home, and later uncovered the buried remains that appear to be consistent with French. Read More »

Trump takes a jab at Time magazine over Person of the Year

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After winning the 2016 presidential election, Trump was named Time's "Person of the Year" in 2016 . That didn't sit well with the prez, who tweeted "probably is no good" and that he took the pass. Earlier this year a report surfaced that a fake cover of the iconic news magazine had hung from at least five of Trump's private clubs, including Mar-a-Lago in Florida. Read More »

Korea unite in rejecting 'unilateral & arbitrary' U.S. pressure

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The ministers, meeting in Havana , called for " respect for peoples' sovereignty" and "the peaceful settlement of disputes", according to a statement released by the Cuban foreign ministry. "The reason is that both countries (the DPRK and Cuba) are constructing socialism under the cruel pressures and blockade by the imperialists". Last year, trade with the latter was $67 million and just $9 million with the North, the government said. Read More »

Tiger wanders Paris streets before being shot

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It is thought that the tiger's circus owners assisted police in tracking the animal down. Witnesses say two circus personnel lured the tiger to an alleyway using a slab of meat attached to a pole. Traffic on a tram line in the area was briefly suspended, but resumed with police authorisation. The owner, after being taken into police custody, is said to be in "shock" from the incident, according to a Paris fire department official. Read More »

Trainer aircraft crashes in Telangana

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The jet had taken off from Hakimpet Air Force station and crashed in Siddipet district. Defence ministry spokesperson G Surendra Babu said IAF Kiran's engine developed a technical snag a few minutes after it took off from Hakimpet Airforce station on the outskirts of Hyderabad . Read More »

Reward fund for Philly homeless man soars to over $300K

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On a fundraising page she has since set up for the man, Kate McClure, 27, wrote that she pulled off an exit ramp on I-95 near Philadelphia late one night when she realized her auto was running out of gas. "He is very interested in finding a job, and I believe that with a place to be able to clean up every night and get a good night's rest, his life can get back to being normal" she writes. Read More »

Needle Marks Found on Toddlers at Beijing Kindergarten

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Several parents, who had found similar jab marks on their children, said the needles may have been used by teachers to discipline children. New York Post reports that staff members and teachers at a nursery school operated by RYB Education Inc., are accused of abusing numerous kids at the school after they were "reportedly sexually molested, pierced by needles and given unidentified pills". Read More »

Hoover police: No arrests in melee that closed down Riverchase Galleria

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Police showed up to stop the fighting. Responding officers separated two juvenile females as a group of bystanders watched. There's now no information on any injuries or arrest from the fights. Shoppers getting an early start on Black Friday deals had their Thanksgiving trek to the Riverchase Galleria cut short when fights broke out in the mall. Read More »

Ayushmann Khurrana starrer 'Badhaai Ho' to release next year!

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Ayushmann had a fabulous 2017 year because both of his movie " Bareilly Ki Barfi " and "Shubh Mangal Savdhan" had done a great business at the box office. After delivering blockbuster hits like Bareilly Ki Barfi and Shubh Mangal Saavdhan , Ayusmann Kharrana has been receiving accolades from the audience and film critics. Read More »

Uber, Yandex ride services can merge in Russian Federation, regulator FAS rules

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The two companies must allow their partners, drivers and passengers to work for or use competitors' services and fully inform users of the legal entity providing the service, the FAS said in a statement. According to the report from Yandex, both Yandex.Taxi and Uber app will operate as before, driver apps, on the other hand, will be transitioned to a unified platform. Read More »

Charges filed against 592 in PMT 2012 case

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The Vyapam scam is an admission and recruitment fraudulent scheme, beginning in 1995, involving politicians, senior officials and businessmen in Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB). Instead of reporting these vacancies to state government department concerned, the college authorities would fill these seats through management quota charging a hefty amount from a minimum of Rs 50 lakh to Rs 1 crore, they said. Read More »

Erdogan: Turkey open for political contact with Damascus

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A similar investigation was launched in 2016 against Kilicdaroglu after he repeatedly called Erdogan a "tinpot dictator". The visit, the date of which has yet to be confirmed, will be made during the upcoming days, and further improve the bilateral ties between Turkey and Greece, he said. Read More »

Charles Manson Left His Entire Estate to Pen Pal

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It was based on interviews with Manson , majority over the phone, over a period of years. Now, Freeman says he wants nothing more than to finally have his grandfather by his side. California Gov. Jerry Brown - for the second time in less than a year - must decide whether to approve or deny her release. He was not eligible to have another parole hearing until 2027. Read More »

3-storey building collapses in Bhiwandi, 1 dead, 20 feared trapped

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The building at KG Nagar, Navi Basti, was just 17 years old. The deceased were identified as Ruksar Yakub Khan (18), Asfaque Mustaque Khan (38) and Jaibunissa Rafique Ansari (61). It is said that the residential building housed 14 families. At least five other persons are still believed to be trapped in the debris and rescue works are in full swing. Read More »

Bread Made From Crushed Crickets Making Headlines In Finland

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The 70 crickets are light and correspond to only 3 percent of a loaf's weight. One of Finland's largest food companies is selling what it claims to be a first: insect bread . "I don't taste the difference". Called Fazer Sirkkaleipä (Fazer cricket bread ), the products have gone on sale in 11 Fazer bakeries today, following months of development. Read More »

PDP congratulates Atiku, says ready to welcome him

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Have you read Trendiee Today? The former vice president's departure is one of the first major fractures to emerge publicly in Buhari's APC, formed from a coalition of smaller parties to contest the 2015 election against then-president Goodluck Jonathan. Read More »

British PM in crunch Brexit deal talks with European Union chief

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The talks, on the sidelines of a summit with ex-Soviet states in Brussels , come a week after Tusk gave May until the start of December to make "much more progress" on divorce terms in order to unlock trade negotiations. But talks are continuing apace behind the scenes, participants say, ahead of a deadline of early December to strike a deal which can then be fully formalised by the 27 government leaders at the summit. Read More »