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Police charge third man arrested in Sydney terror raids Police charge third man arrested in Sydney terror raids
- Августа 06, 2017

The Australian Federal Police said he has been charged with one count of possessing a prohibited weapon and granted police bail to appear at Sydney's Downing Centre Local Court on August 24. They allege a second attack was planned after the first plot failed. The two Khayat brothers have each been charged with two counts of acts down in preparation for, or planning, a terrorist act, contrary to section 101.6 if the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth). (more...)
Kerala: Jaitley meets, consoles grieving kin of slain RSS worker
- Августа 06, 2017

The family members of the victims, who belonged to the CPI-M and killed in different parts of the state, are staging the dharna demanding that the Union minister visit their homes too and listen to their woes. Lambasting Union Home Minister for adopting one position and another Ministers and BJP leadership take a contrary stand, the CPI (M) said, "This clearly shows that the BJP-RSS leaders are not keen to see peace is restored and there are no political clashes". (more...)
Colbert Eviscerates Stephen Miller With Updated Statue of Liberty Poem
- Августа 06, 2017

With a handful of lines, she would do more to shape the raging debate about national identity than nearly any poet in the history of our country, but only after her death in 1887. Miller's comments were greeted enthusiastically by white nationalists on Twitter. That poem, most famous for the lines "Give me your exhausted, your poor, /Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free ", was added to the statue's base in 1903, inscribed on a bronze plaque. (more...)
Bigg Boss Tamil: Oviya Helen Quits Kamal Haasan's Show, Fans Are Heartbroken Bigg Boss Tamil: Oviya Helen Quits Kamal Haasan's Show, Fans Are Heartbroken
- Августа 06, 2017

The actress was desperately trying to get herself evicted from the show, but thanks to the number of votes she got due to her "entertaining" act, she had to stay. She was given a rapturous welcome by the audience, hailed as a "mass entry" on social media. However, the buzz is that there might be a surprise in store and the channel wants the viewers to watch the show at 8.30 pm. (more...)
California Democrat Maxine Waters's 'Reclaiming My Time' episode inspires memes, gospel song California Democrat Maxine Waters's 'Reclaiming My Time' episode inspires memes, gospel song
- Августа 06, 2017

The View women asked Waters if she had heard the gospel version , by musician and singer Mykal Kilgore , of her already classic line, " reclaiming my time ", and she revealed that she had. "America loses here though, he cannot have a candid conversation with the leader of another country", she added, "countries are not going to want to get on the phone with the leader of the free world". (more...)
Colon Throws Complete Game In Twins Win Colon Throws Complete Game In Twins Win
- Августа 06, 2017

Gibson will be recalled to make the start after a brief exile to the minors upon the team's recent acquisition of Jaime Garcia, who since has been traded to the New York Yankees. NOTES: Minnesota 3B Miguel Sano was held out of the lineup a day after sustaining a left-hand contusion after being hit in the hand by a pitch. The Minnesota Twins righty allowed a single to leadoff hitter Shin-Soo Choo and a double off the fence in right to shortstop Elvis Andrus , and the Rangers were ... (more...)
Mega Millions winning numbers for 8/4/17 jackpot Mega Millions winning numbers for 8/4/17 jackpot
- Августа 06, 2017

The odds of getting the Mega Millions jackpot are one in 259 million. On Feb. 22, a player in IN won $435 million. If no one wins tonight, then the next drawing will be Tuesday. Tickets cost $1 each. Powerball stands at $286 million and could pass $300 million if no one hits in Saturday's draw. Friday's $323 million jackpot is the game's highest since last July, when a $540 million jackpot was won on a ticket sold in Indiana. (more...)
North Korea Slams US Travel Ban North Korea Slams US Travel Ban
- Августа 06, 2017

The Security Council is expected to vote on the resolution on Saturday which would deprive Pyongyang of one billion dollars annually in export revenue. "This is the most stringent set of sanctions on any country in a generation", USA ambassador Nikki Haley declared before the U.N. Security Council vote on Saturday. (more...)
State of emergency over BC wildfires extended for second time State of emergency over BC wildfires extended for second time
- Августа 06, 2017

Since April 1st, that total number of fires has grown to 861, and cost $204 million to suppress. As far as the fire getting out of hand, he mentioned wind, temperatures and the already aggressive behaviour is what led to the fire getting away from the team. (more...)
Pakistan govt appoints Hindu as minister after two decades
- Августа 06, 2017

The leaders who met him included JUI-F Chief Maulana Fazal Rehman, Chief of Pakhtunkhwa Mili Awami Party Mehmood Khan Achakzai, Chief National Party Mir Hasil Bizenjo and Senior Leader PML-N Ch. PML-N leader Asif Kirmani said that the convoy of Nawaz Sharif will depart at 9am on August 9 for Lahore. Marriyum Aurangzeb, the Information Minister; Zahid Hamid, the Law Minister; and Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, in charge of the Capital Administration and Development Division, retained their previous ... (more...)
ASEAN asks North Korea to exercise self-restraint, expresses concern over tension ASEAN asks North Korea to exercise self-restraint, expresses concern over tension
- Августа 06, 2017

Fifteen years ago, China and ASEAN members committed to sign a CoC, but progress has been slow amid the maritime dispute over the strategic waterway where trillion dollars' worth of ship-borne goods pass through annually. Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano will chair the 50th AMM plenary and retreat, the 18th APT foreign ministers' meeting, the 7th EAS foreign ministers' meeting as well as the 24th ARF plenary and retreat. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo Returns to Training with Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo Returns to Training with Real Madrid
- Августа 06, 2017

The Portuguese is now in court over a case over tax fraud brought to him by Spanish authorities. The Portuguese - the world's highest paid sportsman according to Forbes magazine - follows in the footsteps of his arch-rival, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi , who was found guilty of the same offence previous year. (more...)
On a roll: Toilet paper with Trump tweets cause a stink On a roll: Toilet paper with Trump tweets cause a stink
- Августа 06, 2017

A single toilet roll with famous Trump tweets is being sold for $ 11.99 while the same with his face is available for $ 12.95 . The tweets include controversial statements made by President Trump. "Many people told me this was the greatest invention in the history of ever and boy were they right". Although some considered the product to be disrespectful, there was high demand. (more...)
Democrats drop blockade as Senate approves dozens of Trump nominations
- Августа 06, 2017

Senate Republicans announced almost two weeks ago that they were going to hold bipartisan hearings on stabilizing the insurance market in September. The Congressional Budget Office estimated that the Senate repeal effort would have taken that coverage away from about 16 million of those people. (more...)
Russian anger as Donald Trump signs bill imposing new sanctions Russian anger as Donald Trump signs bill imposing new sanctions
- Августа 06, 2017

Describing the bill as " seriously flawed ", Trump stated that the biggest problem with the bill is that it "encroaches on the executive branch's authority to negotiate". Trump's presidency has been overshadowed by allegations that his campaign team colluded with Moscow during last year's United States presidential campaign in which he defeated Hillary Clinton. (more...)
'Stuff the Bus' for local kids, says United Way 'Stuff the Bus' for local kids, says United Way
- Августа 06, 2017

Bookbags are an item that is always needed, not just at the beginning of school. The school district normally holds their event on the first Saturday in August, but delayed a weekend this year because the City of Chester is holding a Back to School Bash, where school supplies will be handed out to kids that need them. (more...)
Canada's trade deficit nearly triples to $3.6B in June Canada's trade deficit nearly triples to $3.6B in June
- Августа 06, 2017

Imports also edged higher by 0.3 percent to Can $50.1 billion, led by an increase in gold bullion, the agency said. Following three consecutive monthly record highs, total exports fell 4.3 per cent to $46.5 billion in June, Statistics Canada reported Friday. (more...)
Republicans and Democrats Suddenly Want to Fix Obamacare Republicans and Democrats Suddenly Want to Fix Obamacare
- Августа 06, 2017

Now the president appears ready to take up an old fight over the payments provided to Congress and its staff. If he can't succeed legislatively, he now threatens to sabotage Obamacare's markets through executive power. In the meantime, a number of health insurance companies have been backing out of offering insurance on the insurance exchanges operated by the states, citing the uncertainty about whether the system would continue. (more...)
UK Must Listen To Views Of Irish PM On Brexit, Campaigners Say UK Must Listen To Views Of Irish PM On Brexit, Campaigners Say
- Августа 06, 2017

The impact of Brexit is likely to be most keenly felt by Ireland of the remaining 27 European Union member states as it is the only one that shares a land border with Britain. Analysts say the return of a "hard" border could disrupt the fragile peace in Northern Ireland , which was plagued by three decades of unrest until a 1998 peace deal. (more...)
British model kidnapped and sold on dark web for £230000 British model kidnapped and sold on dark web for £230000
- Августа 06, 2017

The suspect, who has been named in reports as Lukasz Herba, dropped her off at the consulate on 17 July, police said. Detectives are unclear as to whether Herba was serious about auctioning his victim or if it was simply a threat meant to extort 300,000 euros in Bitcoin from the model's agent and family. (more...)

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