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Jason Mohammed to lead Windies in Pakistan T20Is

Jason Mohammed to lead Windies in Pakistan T20Is

Many star players such as Chris Gayle , Jason Holder and Carlos Brathwaite pulled out of the tour over security reasons, prompting the West Indies Cricket Board to name a second-sting squad featuri...

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Good Friday observed in Hyderabad

Good Friday observed in Hyderabad

Despite the unbearable pain that Jesus had to suffer and die, Christians the world over believe he was raised from the death on the third day - Easter Sunday - symbolic of a new life after death pro...

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Trump says could 'hold up' Korea trade deal for NK issue

Trump says could 'hold up' Korea trade deal for NK issue

The announcement was made after officials of the two countries met at the border village of Panmunjom. South Korea's Unification Minister told reporters Thursday that an important part of the sum...

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"I Made Mistake, But...": On Gaffe, Amit Shah's Sharp Comeback For Congress

Shah quickly corrected himself when BJP MP Prahlad Joshi seated next to him audibly whispered " Siddaramaiah ", the name of the incumbent chief minister belonging to the Congress party. BJP should b...

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Five Turkish soldiers killed in Kurdish militant attack in southeast - security sources

Five Turkish soldiers killed in Kurdish militant attack in southeast - security sources

Turkey has no intention of harming soldiers of allied nations positioned in the region, but that it could not allow the People's Protection Units (YPG) to roam free, Erdogan said. Washington has voice...

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Shoe hurled at Devendra Fadnavis after Anna Hazare calls off hunger strike

Shoe hurled at Devendra Fadnavis after Anna Hazare calls off hunger strike

Anna's doctor said on Wednesday that his blood pressure was high and sugar levels low, which made him feel exhausted. Anna had also lost some weight due to the hunger strike . "The government and the...

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Saudi Crown Prince holds talks in NY

Saudi Crown Prince holds talks in NY

Starting with President Donald Trump, MbS, as he is known, has since gone on to meet other important politicians in Washington , including influential members of Congress and a number of Trump Cabine...

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Clashes on Gaza's Border With Israel as Protests Start

Clashes on Gaza's Border With Israel as Protests Start

The Great March of Return protests are starting on Friday, as 30 March marks Land Day, which commemorates the killing of six protesters by Israeli security forces. Manelis says Israel wants to avoid...

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Miami Open: Stephens, Ostapenko to face each other in final

Miami Open: Stephens, Ostapenko to face each other in final

She hit 33 winners and ended the match in style with a running forehand victor down the line. "At the end of last season, I had to play. She's been my favourite player for forever and this is just a...

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President Trump Friendly Send-off for 'Hopie' Hicks

President Trump Friendly Send-off for 'Hopie' Hicks

CNN says the top candidates include Mercedes Schlapp, the White House strategic communications director, and Tony Sayegh, a public-affairs official at the Treasury Department. President Trump just l...

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What's open and what's closed over the Easter long weekend

What's open and what's closed over the Easter long weekend

Term dates will vary from school to school but, because Easter is much earlier in the year, most schools will break up just before the Easter weekend . Meat is avoided on Good Friday although fish ...

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Stormy Daniels is ratings gold for

Stormy Daniels is ratings gold for "60 Minutes"

Michael Avenatti , an attorney for the porn star claiming to have had sex with Trump, asked a California judge to sign off on the deposition requests, records filed late Tuesday show. In 1999, B...

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Trump Lawyer Held Out Prospect of Pardons to Flynn and Manafort

Trump Lawyer Held Out Prospect of Pardons to Flynn and Manafort

The White House says there is no plan for pardoning two former top advisers now after a New York Times report Wednesday claimed Donald Trump's lawyer brought up the idea past year. "Floating the p...

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Israel deploys 100 sharpshooters on Gaza border for Palestinian protests

Israel deploys 100 sharpshooters on Gaza border for Palestinian protests

The IDF has deployed more than 100 sharpshooters on the border ahead of the planned mass Palestinian protest. "The two suspects did not breach the security fence [separating Israel from the Gaz...

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Video shows man's close encounter with cheetah during African safari

Video shows man's close encounter with cheetah during African safari

Hayes said this is not common, but that guides were prepared for it to happen. Another cheetah had previously jumped onto the bonnet of the auto, distracting the tourists.Making eye contact is a sig...

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United States to require would-be immigrants to turn over social media handles

United States to require would-be immigrants to turn over social media handles

However, it intends not to routinely ask the question of applicants for specific visa classifications, such as most diplomatic and official visa applicants, it said. Applicants can also opt to disclos...

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Assault Suspect Arrested After Barricaded in Eureka Home

Assault Suspect Arrested After Barricaded in Eureka Home

He has been placed on administrative leave, which is standard after officer-involved shootings. The vehicle was found abandoned and police officers from another agency contacted Sterner, who was walki...

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Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 92% of vote

Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 92% of vote

The voter turnout in the 2014 presidential polls, which Sisi won by almost 97 percent of votes against leftist politician Hamdeen Sabahi, was about 47.5 percent of some 53.8 million registered voters....

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Judge Denies Stormy Daniels' Motion to Depose President Trump

Judge Denies Stormy Daniels' Motion to Depose President Trump

The White House has said Trump denies having an affair. Daniels revealed details on her alleged 2006 affair with Trump during an interview with Anderson Cooper on 60 Minutes on Sunday. "Requests...

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Ireland's abortion referendum to be held on 25 May

Ireland's abortion referendum to be held on 25 May

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar had earlier pledged to hold a vote to change the constitution, which guides the Catholic-majority country's abortion laws, some of the strictest in the developed wor...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation joins 25 nations in Russian expulsions over spy attack

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation joins 25 nations in Russian expulsions over spy attack

Moscow - which has suffered a major global backlash over the incident - called NATO's move "boorish" and insignificant, but nonetheless vowed to retaliate. A nerve agent that was developed in the Sov...

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Happ, Rizzo, Schwarber go deep as Cubs defeat Marlins

Happ, Rizzo, Schwarber go deep as Cubs defeat Marlins

Rizzo's solo shot into the upper deck of Marlins Park put the Cubs up 4-1 on their way to an eventual 8-4 victory. With all 30 Major League Baseball teams in action Thursday, let's take a clos...

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Ivan Savvidis, PAOK punished for gun pitch invasion

Ivan Savvidis, PAOK punished for gun pitch invasion

Ivan Savvidis had a gun in a hip holster when he entered the field after PAOK had a late goal ruled out for offside during the game on 11 March, causing the match to be abandoned. The federation sa...

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President Trump visits northeast Ohio Thursday

President Trump visits northeast Ohio Thursday

Chief among the infrastructure projects Trump promoted here was his long-promised wall at the U.S. -Mexico border. He added: "I may hold it up until after a deal is made with North Korea". He highli...

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Powerful natural disaster rocks Papua New Guinea - Ring of Fire on alert

Powerful natural disaster rocks Papua New Guinea - Ring of Fire on alert

The tsunami warning was later called off. It was initially recorded at a shallow depth of 10 kilometres (six miles), before it was revised by the USGS to a depth of 35 kilometres. The Pacific Tsunam...

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