• Britain facing immediate recession and house price collapse after ‘no deal’
Britain facing immediate recession and house price collapse after ‘no deal’

But Mr Hammond said that he had chosen to stand by his party's manifesto promises and said that, overall, those on lower incomes were still better off under his Budget . Proponents would say "hooray, at last the United Kingdom has the opportunity to tailor economic, fiscal, trade and industrial policies to suit the needs of the nation, without hav...

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  • Couple who died after falling in Yosemite National Park identified
Couple who died after falling in Yosemite National Park identified

The couple were ardent travelers who, together, ran a travel blog documenting their adventures alongside a travel-themed Instagram page , where they'd garnered more than 14,000 followers, the outlet notes. It was filled with photos of the couple in front of snowy peaks and on romantic trips across Europe, where they took selfies from a gondola i...

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  • Pakistani court overturns death sentence for Christian woman in blasphemy case
Pakistani court overturns death sentence for Christian woman in blasphemy case

The workers had refused to drink from a bucket of water Asia Bibi had touched because she was not Muslim. Meanwhile, Bibi's husband Ashiq said Asia is confident she will soon be released from prison. Earlier, the far-right TLP threatened to hold countrywide demonstrations if Bibi was acquitted. Her defense counsel filed an appeal with the Apex ...

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  • Mother reunited with son 31 years after allegedly abducted by his father
Mother reunited with son 31 years after allegedly abducted by his father

As soon as she saw him, she grabbed him tight. "I squeezed his head and wanted to feel if he was real". CT U.S. Attorney John Durham says the suspect is alleged to have "lived a lie for the last 31 years". Mann-Lewis was living outside Toronto , working with investigators from the Missing Children's Society of Canada and never giving up hope...

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  • Trump to end citizenship for children born in USA to non-citizens
Trump to end citizenship for children born in USA to non-citizens

The president said in an interview published on Tuesday that he would make the move through an executive order but citizenship is granted to US-born children under the 14th Amendment of the Constitution , which can not be changed by the president.

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  • Pakistan's Supreme Court restores ban on Indian content on TV channels
Pakistan's Supreme Court restores ban on Indian content on TV channels

With this, the apex court overturned the 2017 order by the Lahore High Court . Only appropriate content should be aired, the CJP remarked. "They are trying to (obstruct the construction) of our dam and we can not even ban their channels?" Past year in February, the LHC allowed Private television channels, having valid licences, to show I...

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  • India unveils the world's tallest statue
India unveils the world's tallest statue

Two high speed lifts fitted inside the legs of the statue will take guests to the Visitors' Gallery near the chest of the statue, which will provide them with a breathtaking view of the attractive Narmada Valley. "The Statue of Unity " project was announced by Modi back in 2010 when he was still the chief minister for the state of Gujarat. Amidst ...

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  • China's Private Attempt to Send a Satellite-Carrying Rocket Into Space Fails
China's Private Attempt to Send a Satellite-Carrying Rocket Into Space Fails

Zhuque-1 was carrying a satellite named "Future" built for state media China Central Television. The Zhuque-1 three-stage rocket reportedly launched in the afternoon from a mobile platform at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, in northwest China.

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation asked to probe 'false claims' against Robert Mueller
Federal Bureau of Investigation asked to probe 'false claims' against Robert Mueller

The woman, who had previously worked for Mueller as a paralegal in the 1970s, said she had been approached by a man "with a British accent" making the offer on Burkman's behalf. She said that she was told the details could not be discussed on the phone but was asked to download the Signal app, which is " more secure ". That person, according to...

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  • Saudi Arabia condemns Pittsburgh Jewish synagogue attack
Saudi Arabia condemns Pittsburgh Jewish synagogue attack

A Jewish progressive group sent a letter to Donald Trump on Sunday saying the president is not welcome in Pittsburgh until he denounces white nationalism following the massacre at a synagogue in the city. He allegedly fled back inside the synagogue, and a small SWAT team assembled to pursue him and try to rescue the wounded inside. A tactic...

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  • Nine dead in Italy as severe weather leaves Venice engulfed in water
Nine dead in Italy as severe weather leaves Venice engulfed in water

Water transport services were halted across Venice as 75 per cent of the city centre flooded to 156cm (61inc) by early afternoon, the highest level since 2012. Shopkeepers were seen dispelling flood waters from their shops using buckets and water pumps. Runners in Sunday's Venice Marathon were undeterred as they splashed their way through ankle...

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  • Saudi sisters' bodies recovered from NYC riverbank
Saudi sisters' bodies recovered from NYC riverbank

The alert said she might be with her sister. The two women whose bodies were found bound together with duct-tape after washing up from New York City's Hudson River on October 24 have been identified as Saudi sisters. "They were a democratic family, they never had any issues and the eldest was sent to college in New York City with her family's b...

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  • Trump, Obama Head To Florida To Rally Voters Before Nov. 6 Elections
Trump, Obama Head To Florida To Rally Voters Before Nov. 6 Elections

In the closing days of Florida's high-stakes races for governor and US senator, President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama will try to rally the Republican and Democratic faithful in the state. Of course, blue wins in the upcoming election would allow Democrats to remain competitive in OH, and potentially change the direction of O...

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  • Hillary Clinton jokes about black Democrats: ‘I know they all look alike’
Hillary Clinton jokes about black Democrats: ‘I know they all look alike’

But after Swisher noted the slight hesitation, Clinton seemed to reconsider her response, saying that a major task of the next Democratic president will be improving the global standing of the United States. But while Hillary Clinton may be "Ready for Hillary, Part III", prominent Democrats aren't as sure about nominating the former First Lad...

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  • Riyad Mahrez pays tribute to
Riyad Mahrez pays tribute to "special" Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha after scoring Wembley winner

He admitted that it was hard to feature in Monday night's game against Tottenham but said that Mr. Srivaddhanaprabha would have wanted him to play. "When I scored, I put my hands up to the sky for him". It was City's eighth win in 10 games as they remained unbeaten in their title defence. "Last season it was hard to compete against Manchester Cit...

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  • Notorious Mobster Whitey Bulger Found Dead in Prison
Notorious Mobster Whitey Bulger Found Dead in Prison

The Associated Press reports that the 89-year-old was at the high-security penitentiary USP Hazelton in West Virginia. The admission from the government was that Bulger had been an Federal Bureau of Investigation informant. Bulger absconded from New England in 1995 and was not captured until 2011. Now 67, Greig pleaded guilty in 2012 to identity ...

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  • Donald and Melania Trump Traveling to Pittsburgh After Synagogue Shooting
Donald and Melania Trump Traveling to Pittsburgh After Synagogue Shooting

Benabdallah said he was overcome by sadness, shock and worry when he heard of Saturday's attack. Prosecutors have said they are treating the mass shooting as a hate crime . USA marshals say the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect has arrived at a federal courthouse ahead of an afternoon appearance. Bowers killed eight men and three wome...

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  • Reaction: Pittsburgh synagogue shooting draws ire on social media
Reaction: Pittsburgh synagogue shooting draws ire on social media

Two of the six people injured are in critical condition, and four were police officers who are in stable condition, CNN reported . Officials confirmed a suspect was in custody, and law enforcement sources told CBS News the suspected shooter is 48-year-old Robert Bowers .

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  • Higgins re-elected Irish President again
Higgins re-elected Irish President again

He won on the first count getting more than 820,000 votes - 55.8 per cent of everyone who voted. Local media coverage focused on a surge of support for independent businessman Peter Casey, who came in second with 23 percent of the vote, Reuters reported, citing local outlets.

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  • US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warns of regional instability over Khashoggi killing
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warns of regional instability over Khashoggi killing

Mattis said he met Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir during a conference in Bahrain on Saturday and discussed the killing. Turkey is seeking the extradition of 18 Saudi suspects detained in Saudi Arabia for the killing of Khashoggi in the Saudi Consulate after he entered the building on October 2.

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