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Tropical Storm Humberto forms near Bahamas

A strengthening tropical storm has set its sights on the Dorian-battered Bahamas as it churns its way westward, brings with it sustained 40 miles per hour winds...


Former UK leader Cameron blasts Boris Johnson, Michael Gove

In an interview with the Mail on Sunday , Johnson said the United Kingdom will break out of its " manacles " like the comic-book character the Incredible Hulk....


Times Higher Education ranks Swinburne in top 400

The six Indian universities that featured in the top 500 list includes Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Indian Institute of Technology ( IIT), Ropar , Indi...


Google Earth helps solve mystery of man missing since 1997 in Florida

Barry Fay, whose house the auto was behind, told the Sun Sentinel that his neighbour's ex-husband saw the submerged vehicle on Google Earth. William Earl...


Texas GOP lawmaker's tweet escalates tension over guns

That prompted Texas state Rep. Briscoe Cain , a Republican, to publish a tweet taunting O'Rourke. "No one should have an AR-15 that they could hold over so...


In Goodwill Gesture, Trump Delays Higher Chinese Tariffs for Two Weeks

China said it would reduce purchases of USA farm products in August after Trump vowed to impose new tariffs on around $300 billion of Chinese goods. "The mea...


Supreme Court Enforces New Trump Rule Denying Immigrants Asylum In US

The Supreme Court's ruling temporarily allows the policy to go into effect while the Trump administration deals with other legal challenges against the requi...


Google Earth search uncovered body of missing Florida man in retention pond

PBSO said the current resident used his personal drone to fly over the pond and spotted the vehicle underwater. After they got the vehicle out, they found the...


Multiple People Stabbed in Tallahassee, Suspect in Custody

Brown was involved in a dispute at the office before the stabbing, in which police said a pocket-knife-style weapon was used. The suspect clocked out at 8:20 ...


Meghan Markle Wears Princess Diana’s Earrings at Launch of Her Capsule Collection

Instead, she entered John Lewis on Oxford Street in London via the back door, smart but low-key in a £120 pair of black pants and an £85 white shirt with ...


Pre-debate Biden ad deflects criticism of Obama

In late August, a Monmouth University poll put progressives Warren and Sanders ahead with 20 per cent each and Biden tailing with 19 per cent. Cory Booker; So...


China urges United States to ensure North Korea talks resume

Joe Scarborough expressed shock and amazement that President Donald Trump's oval office comments from Wednesday in which he seemed to take sides with North Ko...


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is vulnerable in next month's election

Mr Trudeau is seeking a second term in office after winning a majority government in the 2015 Canadian general election. Who are Mr Trudeau's competitors? ...


Murder suspects who escaped custody in Utah recaptured in Arizona

The Navajo County Sheriff's Office said late Wednesday it assisted the U.S. Marshals in the capture of the Barksdales and that they were arrested and taken into...


Mugabe’s burial: Zimbabwean govt didn’t consult us -Family

There was a discord between Mugabe's family and the government on where he should be buried. The remains of the late former President Robert Mugabe has arri...


India says it prefers direct talks between Afghanistan government and the Taliban

Asserting that the Afghan peace talks are dead, US President Donald Trump attributed the end in the negotiations to the Taliban and said that the group is now...


Trump says progress being made on gun legislation

The three senators made a fresh pitch to the president earlier Wednesday amid persevered gridlock over legislation to curb gun violence following a summer of ex...


US Supreme Court Allows Broad Enforcement of Asylum Limits

Specifically, the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security are revising 8 C.F.R. § 208.13 (c) and 8 C.F.R. § 1208.13 (c) to add a new bar to eligibility for...


Xenophobic attacks: Hundreds of Nigerians leave South Africa

The Air Peace flight MEN2759 conveying 188 Nigerians from South Africa has arrived at the global wing of the Murtala Muhammed worldwide Airport (MMIA) in Lagos ...


Donald Trump says Afghan peace talks with Taliban are 'dead'

In a tweet that took Washington by surprise, Trump also announced that he had called off the planned secret meeting because of Thursday's Taliban attack i...


Robert Mugabe's body arrives in Harare

Several meetings held between government and former President Robert Mugabe's relatives have reportedly failed to resolve the impasse over where the late nati...


Devastation in Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian

The Bahamas , an archipelago of more than 700 islands, are used to hurricanes - though nothing like Dorian , Hicks said . The Bahamas death toll from...


On 9/11, Trump says will hit Taliban 'harder than ever'

Early on Wednesday, the anniversary of the 9/11 attack in the USA, a powerful explosion occurred near the U.S. embassy in Afghanistan's capital Kabul . Thiesse...


UK Labour’s Corbyn: A no-deal Brexit is a 'Trump-deal Brexit'

On Twitter he said he did not want a job in government and was trying to "deliver a clean break Brexit ". The Conservatives have enjoyed the support of the D...


Justin Trudeau fires starting gun for Canada's general election

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau met with Governor-General Julie Payette at Rideau Hall on Wednesday morning to dissolve the last Parliament, marking the start o...


Brexit In Chaos After Court Rules PM's Suspension Of Parliament Was Unlawful

Johnson's advice to Queen Elizabeth II that parliament be prorogued from this week until 14 October "was unlawful because it had the goal of stymying parliament...


Trump to meet on e-cigarettes as White House considers crackdown

The restrictions, which have not been finalized, would affect sweet and fruity flavors, but not mint and menthol, which are also said to attract teens. The agen...


Four crew members found alive in capsized cargo ship off United States coast

Two were able to walk, Capt Reed said , but he did not comment on the third's condition. The crew members are Filipino and South Korean , she said, and were ...


U.S. House panel to consider formalizing Trump impeachment probe

The hearing represents a "small, concrete step toward impeachment" and holding Trump accountable for alleged obstruction of justice , said the grassroots group...


Relatives, officials attend mass for Mugabe in Singapore

Mugabe, 95, died on September 6 in Singapore where he had been receiving medical treatment since April. Former Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe's funeral d...


Xenophobic attacks: Nigeria begins voluntary withdrawal of citizens

Managing executive for Vodacom Business, Rudi Matjokana, cautioned South Africans on the effect the unrest had on investments in the country, saying the violen...


Labour's Watson: It feels like a Brexit election is inevitable

The Bill, which controversially led to the dismissal of more than 20 Tory MPs, received Royal Assent from the Queen on Monday and will force the Prime Minister ...


Britain will leave the EU on time, PM Johnson's adviser Cummings says

Britain's Queen Elizabeth gave her approval Monday to legislation seeking to block Prime Minister Boris Johnson from carrying out a no-deal Brexit , his pl...


Our patron John Bercow to stand down as Commons Speaker

John Bercow is set to become the first Speaker in 230 years not to be offered a peerage when he quits next month. "The Speaker can not but allow Parliament to...


Scottish minister denies link between Prestwick Airport and Trump Turnberry

The decision came after Congress began an ethics investigation into the use of the Trump resort for air-crew accommodations while military planes were being ref...


Corbyn accuses Boris Johnson of hijacking referendum to shift power to wealthy

Labour leader Mr Corbyn has produced apparent his priority is for an election when no deal is off the table, but Mr Watson will argue that the only way to conc...


China's exports fall in August as US trade war rumbles

The export weakness reported Sunday was a reverse from July's 12.2% growth. Imports were down 5.6 per cent in August, slightly less than an expected 6.0 per cen...


Powerful typhoon makes landfall in Japan, snarling traffic in Tokyo

With help from the military, officials dispatched water tanker trucks to the affected areas, she said. Faxai is now travelling north at 25km/h and is expect...


Pilots' strike hits British Airways flights in Mumbai

British Airlines Chief Executive Alex Cruz in a statement quoeted by Reuters had urged the union to come back to the negotiating table in order to resolve t...


U.S. House panel poised to spell out Trump impeachment probe

The Judiciary Committee has appealed to a federal judge seeking to the underlying evidence and grand jury information that informed former special counsel Rober...


Mugabe's body heads back to a divided Zimbabwe for burial

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe's body will lie in state at two different stadiums in the capital city for three days, the information minister said...


Research By Movemeber Reveals Men's Mental Health At Work A Problem

According to the World Health Organization , while the majority of suicides happen in low and middle-income countries at 79%, the rate of suicide is actually h...


Blast heard near U.S. Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary

A US Embassy official has confirmed the blast to PBS, but had no further details. Kabulov's remarks came a day after U.S. President Donald Trump said that...


Strong Winds Fuel Bushfires Along Australia’s Drought-Ridden East Coast

EXHAUSTED Granite Belt residents were pinning their hopes on a desperate overnight push last night to defeat the fire that has menaced them for days. Queensl...


Dozens of Shiite pilgrims killed in Iraq stampede

More than 100 people are also reported to have been injured, with 10 believed to be in critical condition. The day of Ashura is commemorated by Shiite Muslim...


CNN’s Stelter: Trump Is ‘Celebrating His Own Ignorance’ on Hurricane Dorian Claims

According to documents obtained by the Washington Post , the official sent the warning to staffers after the National Weather Service in Birmingham corrected ...


Days without power: Over 100,000 outages persist in Maritimes after Dorian

Now, there have been even named storms, eight tropical depression and two hurricanes , one of which unleashed devastation upon the Bahamas, leaving at least 70...


Korean leader Kim guides latest test-firing of rocket launcher

The launch was the North's first in 17 days, but its 10th missile test this year, as Pyongyang appears to be pressuring the USA amid their stalled dialogue proc...


Iran Installing Advanced Centrifuges, Says U.N. Nuclear Watchdog

On Saturday, Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation said it had taken another step by starting up 20 IR-4 and 20 IR-6 advanced centrifuges, the step now confirmed ...


Hong Kong school children form human chain after weekend of protests

Some American legislators are pressing Trump to take a tougher stand on Hong Kong . He added he would also call on Germany to halt trade negotiations and arm...