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Sidhu likely to attend Imran Khan's swearing

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has chose to appoint Imran Ismail as Sindh governor, a press statement by the party said Saturday. We have also taken various in...


Widodo Announces His Running Mate

The president has been criticized by conservative Muslims for issuing a decree past year paving the way for the disbanding of Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia , the l...


New Zealand will ban plastic bags for good

In 2009, The Warehouse introduced a charge for single-use plastic checkout bags. Countdown was the first New Zealand supermarket to commit to phasing out si...


Why Trump's Turkey Tariffs Are Worrying Investors

The US president revealed the action on Friday as he noted how the Turkish lira "slides rapidly downward" against the " very strong" US dollar. While Tu...


Over 450 people hurt in Romania protest clashes

The New York Times: Violence Erupts as Tens of Thousands Protest Corruption in Romania - "An estimated 3 to 5 million Romanians are working and living overse...


Activists Met With Tense Confrontation On Charlottesville Anniversary

One year after the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville , US President Donald Trump tweeted a condemnation of racism Saturday, calling for uni...


Search Underway for Marine Who Went Overboard Near the Philippines

The Marine , whose identity is being withheld, was attached to the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit aboard the amphibious warship USS Essex when he was reported...


Greek cat sanctuary hiring caretaker to live on island, supervise 55 cats

The position requires you to care for all 55 cats, feed them, and distribute their medications. Employment duties? The person would need to be able to take ov...


Nobel-winning writer VS Naipaul dies aged 85

He settled in England but spent much of his time travelling and despite becoming a pillar of Britain's cultural establishment, was also a symbol of modern rootl...


Tennessee executes man for 1985 rape, murder of seven-year-old girl

Tennessee has executed its first inmate since 2009, putting a man to death for the 1985 rape and murder of a 7-year-old Knoxville girl. Two minutes later, h...


Holy cow! Bovine herd helps police corral suspect in Florida

The herd chased Kaufman right to a fence, where police were waiting to arrest her. As she was fleeing officers, Kaufman found herself suddenly pursued by, dep...


Australian woman killed by garbage truck in New York City

They say a commercial sanitation truck hit Lyden when she veered out of the bike lane. Eyewitnesses have said that Madison Lyden was riding in a bike lane s...


Trump Calls Omarosa A 'Lowlife' Ahead Of Her Book Release

Omarosa aired all her grievances about working with the president in her book that's set to be out on August 14, claiming that he behaved like a "dog on a leas...


Puerto Rico cites storm death toll of 1,427 in damage report

But in a draft of a report to Congress requesting $139 billion in recovery funds, scheduled for official release on Thursday, the Puerto Rican government admi...


Palestinian dies of wounds from Israeli fire in Gaza

Gaza's Health Ministry said Abdullah al-Qutati, 26, was shot and killed and 70 others were wounded by live fire as thousands protested at the border Friday even...


Trump Tweets About Charlottesville One Year Later

The National Park Service approved an application for what was described as a "white civil rights" rally on August 12, at D.C.'s Lafayette Park. Since last ...


Space Force: everything you need to know about the White House proposal

One of the arguments in favour of devoting more resources to a Space Force or Space Command is that American rivals like Russian Federation and China appear...


California crews scramble to keep flames from reaching homes

The year's deadliest fire, in the Redding area south of the OR border, grew to more than 180,000 acres but reached 53 percent containment as of Friday, forest...


Mnangagwa's Sunday inauguration called off

Legal experts who spoke to ZwNews earlier on said Mnangagwa's swearing in ceremony cannot go ahead until when the challenger's case is satisfactorily dealt with...


Kerala: Incessant rains force authorities to open three shutters of Idukki Dam

The toll from landslides and rain-related incidents over the past 24 hours in Kerala has risen to 22. An Inter-Ministerial Central Team of the central governm...


Judge halts deportation, issues threat to Sessions

The emergency hearing in the case turned dramatic when attorneys discovered partway through the hearing that two of their clients were on a plane to El Salvador...


WikiLeaks says Senate panel seeks interview with Assange

WikiLeaks says Assange is "considering the offer but testimony must conform to a high ethical standard ". Since his de-facto house arrest in the embassy, Wi...


Germany lifts ban on Nazi symbols in computer, video games

The ruling mostly applies to Nazis symbols, which were banned from entertainment software in the 1990s. Now video games will be given the same treatment as movi...


Firenado! Swirling finger of flame rises from blaze at factory

England isn't the only place spotting the fire whirls as of late: They have also reportedly been spotted among the wildfires in California recently. There hav...


U.S. launches airstrikes as Taliban attack Afghan provincial capital Ghazni

Bodies of 39 Taliban fighters were recovered from beneath a bridge in the southern edge of the city. Taliban fighters hiding inside homes in the city's reside...


Canadian police say at least 4 dead in shooting

We will provide more details as soon as we can. They're also asking people to refrain from calling the police station because of the high volume of calls. Mor...


Australia relaxes kangaroo protections as New South Wales battles drought

Young farmers under 35 are especially vulnerable to stress and negative effects of droughts , researchers at the University of Newcastle said in a recent stu...


Hundreds flee as floods sweep through camp sites in southern France

According to the interior ministry, a total of 1,600 people, a lot of them campers, were evacuated as a precaution in Gard and the nearby Ardeche and Drome regi...


Another strong quake hits Indonesia's Lombok, witnesses say buildings have collapsed

He has said several times that the number of deaths will increase. "The military has delivered food, water and medicine, but they're still in short supply in ...


Ex-Malaysian PM granted bail on money-laundering charges

Mr Najib was arrested in July and has already been charged with breach of trust and abusing his position . Asked if he understood the charges, Najib responde...


The View Adds Fox News Channel's Abby Huntsman for Season 22

Huntsman , who is the daughter of Jon Huntsman , the U.S. Ambassador to Russian Federation, would bolster the ranks of young Republicans around " The View's " ...


Success! Alex Jones Gets Banned From YouTube, Apple, Facebook and Spotify

Google has not said why the Infowars app, which offers live streams and articles, was not removed in its app store as part of the actions. YouTube recentl...


Gaza rocket hits near southern Israeli city in show of defiance

The flare-up comes as Egypt is trying to broker a long-term cease-fire between the two sides. "Factions of the resistance consider this round of escalation ov...


North Korea slams USA for lacking ‘basic decorum’ in nuke talks

The president has also repeatedly defended Kim's intentions, tweeting last month that he was "confident" the leader would "honor the contract we signed &, even ...


Boys rescued from cave, once stateless, get Thai citizenship

Nopparat Kanthawong, the head coach of the Wild Boars team, said the four received official Thai ID cards along with another teammate who had not been in the ca...


In Recordings, Nunes Says Rosenstein Impeachment Would Delay Kavanaugh Confirmation

Speaking on the topic of the probe, Nunes said in the recording: "If Sessions won't un-recuse and Mueller won't clear the president, we're the only ones - which...


2 charged after children sealed in plywood boxes with no water, light

The man and woman were taken into police custody. Ultimately they said they saw Cheatham unscrewing the plywood holding the boxes shut. No plumbing. The kids mi...


First Lady's Parents Become US Citizens

They came and went from the ceremony at a Manhattan federal building flanked by Homeland Security police. Her spokesperson, Stephanie Grisham, declined to com...


Japanese Medical School Confirms Changing Exam Scores to Keep Women Out

University officials said they would now "sincerely" consider their response, including the possibility of compensation. The sources also said that there we...


Dozens dead after school bus carrying children hit by airstrike in Yemen

According to Yemeni elders, the attack took place in the Dahyan market in Saada province, a Houthi stronghold. Fragments from the Houthi missile launched at J...


Trump sets goal to create U.S. military Space Force by 2020

Leaders of the Air Force , which now owns existing military operations regarding space, have argued that the service does not have the resources to support a s...


Argentina Senate votes against legalising abortion

Protesters have lit fires and thrown bottles at police after Argentina's senate rejected a bill to legalise abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy. In neig...


Druze army vets campaign against Israel's Jewish state law

Nevertheless, both sides in this dispute agree on one thing: each Basic Law is merely one article in Israel's constitution or constitution-to-be. The nation...


Israeli army arrests Palestinian journalist in Ramallah

A video distributed by the Israeli army appeared to show a tank striking a military post in the Gaza Strip. Smoke rises following an Israeli attack on the...


Severe thunderstorms warning issued for parts of central NC

Severe thunderstorm watches are in effect for Strathroy, Oxford, Elgin, and Middlesex Counties, Chatham-Kent, and Windsor-Essex. While we are not anticipating a...


Lombok hit by 5.9 magnitude tremor days after deadly quake

The most powerful one struck on Sunday in the northern region of Lombok with a magnitude of 7.0 which has left tens of thousands homeless and 227 dead, rescue...


United Kingdom likely to see above-average temperatures until October

Tomorrow will be cooler with some scattered showers and periods of sunshine. Its three-month outlook does not suggest the hot weather will last that long bu...


Russian Federation warns of 'horrible conflict' if Georgia joins North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Ten years ago, on their journey to Georgia, our leaders had stopped in Crimea, Ukraine. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia expressed concern over the ...


Manafort defense asks Gates about additional extramarital affairs

Gates also admitted that he covertly wired funds out of Manafort's offshore accounts to line his own pockets, using the same tricks he deployed to help doctor a...


Lombok quake death toll expected to rise

The death toll from last weekend's powerful quake on Indonesia's Lombok island rose to 131 on Wednesday as rescuers found more people crushed under co...