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Knoxville to observe Day of Immigration Action

Knoxville is not a sanctuary city, however, Mayor Madeline Rogero said the city was not going to perform the role of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcemen...


Boris Johnson set to avoid spy row during United States visit

The allegations drew a rare public denial by the agency, which described them as "utterly ridiculous". 'The intelligence relationship between Britain and Amer...


BJP leader Biren Singh sworn in as Manipur Chief Minister

The ministers who were sworn in were Biswajit Singh (BJP), L Jayantakumar Singh, L Haokip and N Kayisii (all of NPP), L Dikho (Naga People's Front) and Karam Sh...


No survivors from auto in Te Anau crash

The crashed vehicles, shortly before they caught fire. The Commercial Vehicle Investigation Unit is also investigating. Several of these occupants required fi...


France's presidential upstart Macron clashes with Le Pen, Fillon in TV debate

He pointed out that Britain hadn't even left the European Union yet. Meanwhile, Socialist candidate Benoit Hamon and far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon bat...


Deputies investigating after toddler found dead outside North Carolina home

Deputies said they arrived a short time later and found a 3-year-old dead. Deputies said when they got to the home the front door was open and the mother was ...


Wildfire burns in NC mountains, lightning likely cause

Due to the rugged terrain in Linville Gorge , defensible fire lines fall back to natural features and previously existing control lines. Firefighters continu...


EC backs lifetime ban on convicted lawmakers

The Election Commission today told the Supreme Court it was in favour of banning convicted politicians from contesting polls for the rest of their lives but sai...


Qantas flights cancelled by USA blizzard

The National Weather Service (NWS) revised down New York City's expected accumulation to four to eight inches (10 to 21 centimeters) but 10-13 inches was record...


U.S. security agency did not ask GCHQ to spy on Donald Trump

After failing to produce evidence to support his bombshell allegations about Obama having his "wires tapped", the President and White House Press Secretary Sean...


White House says more changes 'possible' to health care bill

It's unclear whether Trump is negotiating for additional changes now, as he looks to close the deal with House conservatives before Thursday's vote, or whether ...


Amec Foster Wheeler PLC (AMFW) Receives "Neutral" Rating from BNP Paribas

Canaccord Genuity reissued a "buy" rating and set a GBX 600 ($7.34) price objective on shares of Amec Foster Wheeler PLC in a report on Thursday, December 1st. ...


Vietnam ranked 94th in world happiness report

Other superpowers didn't fare better than Northern Europe either. "Let's hold our leaders to this fact", he added. They point out that though weaker oil price...


Pakistan seeks details of India's hydel projects in Kashmir

Pakistan has been protesting over the design and construction of two controversial projects, the 330 MW Kishanganga hydroelectric project and the 850 MW Ratle h...


SC to start final hearing of Cauvery disputes case from July 11

Meanwhile, Tamil Nadu complained to the apex court that Kerala was trying to divert more Cauvery water for itself to build a dam, and that it was taking more Ca...


Bengal, Kerala support attacks on Hindus: RSS

Muslim population rose to 27.01 per cent from 25.25 per cent during the period under comparison. "To put it across in mildest terms, there is an increase in the...


Americans Are Not As Happy As They Used To Be

The old saying that money can't buy you happiness proves to be truer than we realized, and the proof is in the stats. You don't need to read the entire rep...


German Minister Says 'Policy We Advocate Helps Le Pen Become President'

Macron - who is running under the progressive En Marche! banner - has continued to gain support in recent weeks. "The burkini is a public order problem". Po...


Mideast Airlines Say New US Restrictions Will Force Changes

The ban, which seeks to bolster airline security, is to go into effect on Tuesday after the Transportation Security Administration informs the affected airlines...


Quarterback Tyler Queen Transferring From Auburn Program

James Andrews, Queen only saw limited action in two blowout wins last season against Louisiana-Monroe and Alabama A&M. "I feel it is time to transfer and explor...


India ranks behind Pakistan, Bangladesh in happiness index; Norway tops the list

India comes in on the 122nd spot, down from 118 in the 2013-2015 report , which maps happiness on the parameters of GDP per capita, social support, healthy lif...


Philippines to China: Stop Scarborough Shoal plan

China is reportedly planning to build a radar monitoring station in the Scarborough on Panatag Shoal off the coast of Zambales. "Furthermore, PRRD has repeate...


Stretch of Hwy. 401 reopens after deadly pileup, chemical spill

Poor weather conditions were also blamed for a highway pile-up south of Montreal. The second collision, also in the westbound lanes and about one kilometre away...


Record number of passengers will fly this spring, industry group says

USA and foreign airlines in 2016 added 198 new routes and discontinued 161 routes, equating to a net growth of 37 nonstop routes year-over-year serving consumer...


Jason Taumalolo set to sign NRL's biggest ever deal

Fox Sports and The Courier Mail have reported the 2016 Dally M medallist will sign a new contract which will expire in 2027. The club is also negotiating a...


Chinese defense minister visits Sri Lanka, meets with president

On Monday, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said it was "strongly dissatisfied" with India inviting the Dalai Lama to open an worldwide Buddhist conference in Nalan...


Turkey eases Europe tensions by freezing contentious German rallies

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and the Turkish government accuse Gulen of orchestrating Turkey's failed coup on July 15 2016, in which more than 240 people we...


White House moves to distance itself from Russian Federation probe

Trump made the extraordinary assertion in a posting to Twitter on March 4. The White House is distancing itself from two former senior members of Donald Tru...


Comey says FBI is probing Trump-Russia links

US President Donald Trump is the butt of numerous jokes on Twitter after FBI Director James Comey undermined his claim that predecessor Barack Obama wiretappe...


Judge orders Army veteran to be deported

Perez's parents say it's unfair that their son, who came to the USA legally at age eight, is going to be deported. About four years after leaving the military...


Philippine President Duterte Closes the Door on Legalizing Gay Marriage

In a speech yesterday he said: "There is the civil code , which states you can only marry a woman for me, and for a woman to marry a man". "That insane man w...


North Korea presumably conducted missile launch - agency

North Korea said Monday it is not frightened by USA threats of possible pre-emptive military action to halt its nuclear and missile buildup. "Raising the fina...


OR Tambo Heist Suspects' Case Postponed

The suspect was arrested Sunday in Centurion, a wealthy area close to the administrative capital Pretoria, according to South African news site Times Live . C...


Anna Wintour's daughter engaged to son of late Vogue Italia editor

Bee Shaffer's husband-to-be has Anna Wintour's tick of approval. With their many high-profile designer connections and friends, the couple is sure to be ...


Historian on White House: There's a Smell of Treason in the Air

FBI Director James Comey confirmed the ongoing investigation on the first day of a congressional hearing into Russia's well-established meddling in the US elect...