• The World's Tallest Building Lights Up With Photo Of Jacinda Ardern
The World's Tallest Building Lights Up With Photo Of Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was praised for wearing a black headscarf in public appearances in the wake of the deadliest terror attack in the country's history. Since the attack, PM Ardern has banned all military-style semi-automatic weapons, and the country has also enforced a ban on all assault rifles. " Through them, the world...

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  • Trump says no to cutting tariffs in China talks
Trump says no to cutting tariffs in China talks

China will hold ministerial-level talks with the United States next week in Beijing to pave the way for the resolution of an ongoing trade dispute, the Commerce Ministry said Thursday. But President Donald Trump is set on reducing the trade deficit, and is pushing his negotiators to get China to agree to purchase more goods, according to two peopl...

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  • Death toll in China chemical plant blast rises to 12
Death toll in China chemical plant blast rises to 12

Officials quoted by Reuters said: "At present, on-site rescue is still going on". China Central Television and other media outlets report that the blast occurred shortly before 3 p.m. As of the early hours of Friday, a total of 88 people were "rescued" from the area, including 12 who died in the disaster, CCTV said. Injured residents near t...

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  • Ocasio-Cortez, in sick burn, compares Trump to ‘nematode’
Ocasio-Cortez, in sick burn, compares Trump to ‘nematode’

Both Fox News' Brian Kilmeade and former Arkansas Republican Gov. Mike Huckabee have called Ocasio-Cortez's authenticity into question suggesting that there are " forces " behind her. "You may be unsurprised to learn that this is untrue", Elliott said of Ocasio-Cortez's tweet accusation. You can listen to the full, gross segment from The Ing...

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  • Cyclone lashes remote Australian coast with wind, rains
Cyclone lashes remote Australian coast with wind, rains

BOM's latest advice is that the system will continue to intensify in the Gulf of Carpentaria. Have you felt the effects of the cyclone yet? "Very soon the winds will rapidly increase from the opposite direction to just as fast or even stronger than before".

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  • Nebraska braces for more rain amid severe flooding
Nebraska braces for more rain amid severe flooding

Sarpy County is in the southern suburbs of Omaha, while Nance County is about 145 miles (233 kilometers) west of Omaha. Those floods caused billions of dollars in damage, and officials said this year's damage in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota has already passed the billion-dollar mark.

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  • 'Festival of colours': Hindus celebrate Holi
'Festival of colours': Hindus celebrate Holi

Revelers smear colored powder on a woman during celebrations marking Holi in Mumbai, India . Falling between March 20 to 21 and celebrated principally in India and Nepal, Holi celebrates the arrival of spring, the fertility of the months that cast off winter, color and vibrancy.

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  • I didn't get any thanks for John McCain's funeral
I didn't get any thanks for John McCain's funeral

Trump enumerated a list of grievances against McCain, who died in August , including that he had wrongly supported the war in Iraq, failed to "get the job done" for veterans and "badly" hurt the Republican Party and the nation by voting against repealing Obamacare.

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  • The Florida Man Challenge Is a Bizarre News Bonanza
The Florida Man Challenge Is a Bizarre News Bonanza

In addition, Florida newspaper sites have noticed a sudden surge in their most clicked stories all including the words "Florida" and "Man". She revealed that the challenge was first inspired by a Tumblr post full of amusing headlines. Me? Like any good Florida man, I'm off to headbang in the rain. It's known for its theme parks and hot climat...

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  • Trump decides against more North Korea sanctions at this time
Trump decides against more North Korea sanctions at this time

It blacklisted two Chinese shipping companies for helping North Korea evade sanctions. Adam Schiff, a Democrat who heads the intelligence committee in the House of Representatives, blasted Trump for cancelling sanctions "imposed only yesterday and championed by his own national security advisor, because he "loves" Kim".

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  • Jared Kushner used WhatsApp for official White House business
Jared Kushner used WhatsApp for official White House business

The White House rejected a request from Congressional Democrats for a slew of documents related to President Donald Trump's phone calls and meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin . He also said he told Cummings and then-House Oversight Chairman Trey Gowdy, who was also in the December meeting, that he was not familiar with the details of...

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  • Robert Mueller sends Russian Federation investigation report to USA attorney general
Robert Mueller sends Russian Federation investigation report to USA attorney general

Robert Mueller , the special counsel, has finished his report into whether Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign colluded with Russian Federation. "The Special Counsel's report must be provided to Congress immediately, and the Attorney General should swiftly prepare a declassified version of the report for the public", said Sen.

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  • Syria Says Donald Trump's Position On Golan Shows Contempt For International Law
Syria Says Donald Trump's Position On Golan Shows Contempt For International Law

Trump tweeting that the Golan Heights should be part of Israel is just the latest in a long list of U.S. concessions to the Israelis. Israeli troops took control of the volcanic plateau from Syria in the six-day war in 1967 and later annexed it, moves that were condemned by the United Nations security council and never internationally recog...

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  • May gets two-week Brexit reprieve from impatient EU
May gets two-week Brexit reprieve from impatient EU

French President Emmanuel Macron told his counterparts that he thought there was a 10-per-cent chance of the deal passing, then after hearing from May he decided it was five per cent, according to a person familiar with the meeting. "It will be up to the British themselves to say they are leaving with no deal". After a bilateral meeting, in w...

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  • Win a free summer vacation to the world’s happiest country
Win a free summer vacation to the world’s happiest country

According to the World Happiness Report, Nordic neighbors Denmark, Norway and Iceland followed shortly behind Finland in the ranking. So that dropping 2015 and adding 2018 boosts the average score, thereby putting Finland significantly ahead of other countries in the top 10.

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  • Ex-president arrested over corruption
Ex-president arrested over corruption

Temer himself repeatedly denied any wrongdoing. He is the second former president to be arrested in the ongoing " Operation Car Wash ", a sprawling corruption probe that has ensnared dozens of Brazil's most powerful politicians and businessmen accused of paying or accepting millions of dollars in kickbacks since 2014.

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  • Rs 13000-crore PNB scam accused Nirav Modi arrested in London
Rs 13000-crore PNB scam accused Nirav Modi arrested in London

The 48-year-old, who appeared in the dock at Westminster Magistrates' Court in London on Wednesday in a sombre white shirt and pants, was taken to Her Majesty's Prison (HMP) Wandsworth after he was remanded in custody until March 29 by District Judge Marie Mallon.

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  • Death toll in China chemical plant explosion rises to 44
Death toll in China chemical plant explosion rises to 44

China's quake administration reported a tremor equivalent to 2.2-magnitude at the time of the blast. Police sealed off all roads and dirt tracks to the site. The blast happened on Thursday at Chenjiagang Industrial Park in Yancheng , in Jiangsu province, eastern China. Industrial accidents ranging from factory fires to mining disasters are ...

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  • New Zealand PM quotes Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in speech
New Zealand PM quotes Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in speech

The gun legislation is supported not only by Ms Ardern's liberal Labour Party but also the conservative opposition National Party, so it's expected to pass into law. New Zealand's Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern , announced late Wednesday that the government has banned the sale of "military-style semi-automatic rifles" and is in the process of or...

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  • Trump tweet does little for Golan, but much for Netanyahu, critics charge
Trump tweet does little for Golan, but much for Netanyahu, critics charge

Two former U.S. diplomats could not recall such a high-ranking USA official visiting the site with an Israeli premier, which could be taken as tacit approval of Israel's sovereignty over the location in annexed east Jerusalem. The president's announcement, followed by a planned trip to the White House, will surely bolster the Israeli leader's chanc...

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