• Protests erupt against assassination of Gauri Lankesh
Protests erupt against assassination of Gauri Lankesh

M.N. Anucheth, deputy commissioner of police in Bangalore, said that it was too early to comment on Lankesh's murder , according to reports . She was shot dead from a close range by three men just outside her house in Bengaluru on the night of September 5.

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  • Lady Gaga Postpones Tour After Falling Ill
Lady Gaga Postpones Tour After Falling Ill

The next scheduled shows on Gaga's Joanne World Tour are set for Toronto on Wednesday and Thursday. The postponement was confirmed one hour prior on Facebook, where the pop star said: "To my attractive fans". In true New Yorker style, she sent them pizza. Lady Gaga gushed about being so "in love" with boyfriend Christian Carino at her ...

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  • Florida prepares for Hurricane Irma
Florida prepares for Hurricane Irma

Irma could pass close to or over the Dominican Republic, Haiti and Turks and Caicos Thursday or Friday and hit Cuba Friday and Saturday. Hurricane Katrina , which struck the U.S. Check out this disaster supply kit to figure out what you need to get before the hurricane comes. County Administrator Verdenia Baker said residents who ...

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  • Eagle Creek Fire Shuts Down Rail Lines
Eagle Creek Fire Shuts Down Rail Lines

The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday night said fire officials "are indicating that the fire has slowed way down for now". The Eagle Creek fire is just one of dozens that have broken out across the West over the past several weeks.

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  • These states consider legal action to challenge DACA repeal
These states consider legal action to challenge DACA repeal

In Seattle, hundreds gathered for a rally just hours after the White House announcement to wind down the Obama-era program called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , better known as DACA . DACA was the result of an executive order by President Obama . New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas announced Tuesday he's working ...

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  • A tough loss for Tech, but an upbeat outlook all the same
A tough loss for Tech, but an upbeat outlook all the same

The big performer here was Roc Thomas, who carried 19 times for 122 yards and a TD-including a 76-yard rumble. Midway through the third quarter, you half-wondered why Marshall hadn't been starting ahead of the Thomas the past two seasons. Marshall showed his wheels when he went right, juked left and picked up 28 yards to the Tennessee 6-yard line. ...

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  • Putin says tougher North Korea sanctions senseless, warns of global catastrophe
Putin says tougher North Korea sanctions senseless, warns of global catastrophe

The US is mulling fresh sanctions against North Korea after its ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley called on the body's Security Council to impose tougher measures against Pyongyang. Mr Putin added he would order his foreign ministry to take legal action over alleged violations of property rights. "I$3 t was done in such a clearly boorish manner".

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  • Trump names former Navy aviator to head NASA
Trump names former Navy aviator to head NASA

Senator Bill Nelson , the ranking Democrat on the committee that oversees NASA, told the news site Politico the agency's new leader should be "a space professional, not a politician". He added that he was looking forward to working with the new team. He has since acknowledged that those emissions do play a role in climate change.

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  • Madonna relocates to Portugal, saying it's 'inspiring'
Madonna relocates to Portugal, saying it's 'inspiring'

See more on what Madonna has been up to in the video below. The 59-year-old global star has chose to move her residence to Lisbon, Portugal , to work on her new film as well as a song. According to Us Weekly , it will be her fourth directorial project following the 2013 short film " Secret Project Revolution ". In addition to David an...

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  • United States warns N Korea of
United States warns N Korea of "massive military response"

Pyongyang's test Sunday of what is thought to be its most powerful nuclear weapon doesn't change that fact, experts say. Mattis' statement does not say the USA would not strike first - it actually suggests America's military might, because it uses the word "threat" as opposed to action or attack.

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  • Artificial quake in North Korea believed to be nuclear test
Artificial quake in North Korea believed to be nuclear test

North Korea said it had tested an advanced hydrogen bomb for a long-rang missile Sunday, setting off a manmade quake near the North's test, which Japanese and South Korean officials said was around 10 times more powerful than the tremor picked up after its last nuclear test a year ago.

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  • Spain cuts number of North Korean diplomats in Madrid
Spain cuts number of North Korean diplomats in Madrid

South Korea's weather agency says the apparent detonation set off a magnitude 5.7 natural disaster, making the blast five to six times stronger than the North's fifth test in September 2016. It may be hard for outside experts to confirm that the nuclear device detonated Sunday was an H-bomb. North Korea is strengthening its position as a nuclea...

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  • Dell Technologies Championship results: Justin Thomas takes 5th win of season
Dell Technologies Championship results: Justin Thomas takes 5th win of season

Thomas finished at 17-under. He is now up to fourth in the world with six career wins. Thomas won by three shots at 17 under with a par on the par-5 18th hole. "We battled it out on Sunday and we were about tied and I edged him out that day", Spieth recalled. Even as Spieth opened in 30, he didn't lead, as 54-hole co-leader Leishman also went o...

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  • PM Modi Should Now Raise Issue Of Masood Azhar: Congress
PM Modi Should Now Raise Issue Of Masood Azhar: Congress

The meeting with Xi was Modi's last appointment in Xiamen before he left for his state visit in Myanmar. Xi told Modi that China was prepared to work with India on the five principles of Panchsheel that govern relations between the two countries as he pitched for healthy and stable ties.

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  • Jim Mattis refutes claims over differences with Donald Trump on North Korea
Jim Mattis refutes claims over differences with Donald Trump on North Korea

He urged North Korea to open new dialogue with other states in an attempt to defuse tensions and prevent nuclear conflict. The Security Council demanded North Korea not to proceed with any further launches using ballistic missile technology and comply with relevant Security Council resolutions, said the statement, which was released after close...

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  • Maria Sharapova dismisses Caroline Wozniacki criticism
Maria Sharapova dismisses Caroline Wozniacki criticism

Open in New York City. Next up for Querrey, the first American man to reach the U.S. Open quarter-finals since 2011, is South Africa's 28th seed Kevin Anderson, who outlasted Italian Paolo Lorenzi 6-4 6-4 6-7 (4) 6-4. She hasn´t reached three Slam finals in a year since 2002. Ranked below the 18-year-old, Sharapova was tested in an even ope...

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  • Turkey should not become European Union member: Angela Merkel
Turkey should not become European Union member: Angela Merkel

Turkey began accession talks to join the European Union in 2005, however, talks have halted amid criticism of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's crackdown on political opponents. There was no immediate reaction from Turkey which is in the midst of a national religious holiday. She also urged to better screening asylum seekers on for what reasons th...

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  • Tremor in North Korea Raises Fears of a 6th Nuclear Test
Tremor in North Korea Raises Fears of a 6th Nuclear Test

Brownlee said in a statement the test was "a highly risky affront to the entire worldwide community". It prompted President Donald Trump to issue a warning of fire and fury on the North, while Pyongyang threatened to fire missiles towards the USA territory of Guam.

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  • South Korea wants greater missile power in face of North Korean threats
South Korea wants greater missile power in face of North Korean threats

The White House did not mention the voluntary bilateral agreement but said the two leaders agreed to strengthen their defence cooperation and South Korea's defence capabilities. However, Trump said after the latest missile test that negotiations with Pyongyang were "not the answer". President Moon Jae-in convened an urgent National Security Counc...

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  • Massive military response if N Korea threatens United States or allies: Mattis
Massive military response if N Korea threatens United States or allies: Mattis

However, he said the hope was for denuclearisation, "because we are not looking to the total annihilation of a country, namely North Korea". After the call, Kono told reporters that the United States and Japan want an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to be held to discuss potential fresh sanctions against Pyongyang, according to Jap...

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  • Mnuchin: Congress must tie Harvey aid to raising debt limit
Mnuchin: Congress must tie Harvey aid to raising debt limit

Mnuchin had previously said Congress would have to increase the country's spending limit by the end of September but acknowledged Sunday that Tropical Storm Harvey changed the time frame. Harvey, which first came ashore on August 25 as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in 50 years, has killed an estimated 47 people, displaced more than 1 mil...

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  • Trump weighing termination of South Korea free trade deal
Trump weighing termination of South Korea free trade deal

Trade Minister Kim Hyun-chong on August 22, after holding a special session with the United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, said both sides have failed to reach an agreement and that the Korean team did not agree to the US proposals.

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  • Man Utd forward Lukaku scores victor to book Belgium's place in Russian Federation
Man Utd forward Lukaku scores victor to book Belgium's place in Russian Federation

Belgium became the first European side to join hosts Russian Federation at the 2018 FIFA World Cup ™ after a 2-1 victory away to Greece on Sunday ensured the Red Devils will finish top of UEFA Group H, and with it, claim the automatic qualification spot.

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  • MPs prepare for showdown over EU Withdrawal Bill
MPs prepare for showdown over EU Withdrawal Bill

MPs return to the commons next week and will move quickly into debates and votes on the crucial Repeal Bill, on which pro-Remain Conservatives will wield significant influence given Theresa May's slim majority. But in The Sun on Sunday, Brexit Secretary David Davis said the opposition's "only motivation is the pursuit of chaos". The Repeal...

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  • Thousands of People Evacuate Homes in Frankfurt, Germany Before WWII Bomb Defused
Thousands of People Evacuate Homes in Frankfurt, Germany Before WWII Bomb Defused

Experts estimate thousands of tons of explosives from World War II-era saturation bombing still remain scattered around Germany , holdouts from the estimated 2.7 million tons of bombs Allied air forces dropped to eviscerate Nazi military and industrial capacity.

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  • Putin says putting pressure on North Korea is a 'dead-end road'
Putin says putting pressure on North Korea is a 'dead-end road'

Pacific territory of Guam. Putin said that the situation has reached the edge and it could escalate into a large-scale conflict anytime. "Russia believes that the policy of putting pressure on Pyongyang to stop its nuclear missile programme is misguided and futile ", he wrote in the article sent to media in Brazil, Russia, India, China and...

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  • Amal Clooney makes stunning post-baby return to red carpet
Amal Clooney makes stunning post-baby return to red carpet

The 39-year-old human rights lawyer has become something of a human billboard for cosmetics guru Charlotte Tilbury, who has been revealing on social media every lotion and potion she has used to get Mrs Clooney all glammed up. "[ Alexander ] is a thug already". You saw him. He's a moose! And that brings us back to the Venice Film Festival , wher...

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  • USA asks Russian Federation to close its consulate in San Francisco
USA asks Russian Federation to close its consulate in San Francisco

Russian diplomatic properties in the United States are inviolable under the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, signed by Washington, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Saturday, following Washington's decision to close down three Russian properties and search the premises of the Russian Trade Representation in the USA capital.

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  • Unofficial end of summer brings no heat relief in US West
Unofficial end of summer brings no heat relief in US West

About 3,800 homes were threatened, authorities said. The warmth extended up the West Coast and into mountain states, with excessive-heat warnings posted for southwest OR and lesser advisories in northwest Oregon. Wildfires across the West have worsened conditions for residents in the region. Officials warned of wildfire danger as hot, dry, smok...

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  • It's BJP's cabinet reshuffle, not NDA's, say miffed allies
It's BJP's cabinet reshuffle, not NDA's, say miffed allies

The JD (U) chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar , who recently ditched the Grand Alliance of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress , to join hands with the BJP, was openly mocked at by RJD leader Lalu Prasad. After Shah arrived, BJP Lok Sabha MP Pravesh Verma called on him at his residence, fuelling speculation of his induction i...

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  • KJ Alphons: From demolition man to MoS
KJ Alphons: From demolition man to MoS

On a day Alphons Kannanthanam was inducted into the reshuffled Union cabinet, wishes poured in from his home state of Kerala. This is perhaps the last major cabinet rejig of NDA government ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. He won the assembly elections in 2006 as an independent, backed by the Left, from a Christian-dominated constituency. ...

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  • Gareth Southgate urges Wembley crowd to get behind England against Slovakia
Gareth Southgate urges Wembley crowd to get behind England against Slovakia

This time he was willing to admit there was a divide and confront head-on the reasons why there was so much disillusionment surrounding the England team. "We're not demanding they're here", he said of his own players. They are doing what everyone at home wants to do, and we want to deliver. The easiest thing in the world would be to pull out bu...

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  • Rooney charged with driving under the influence
Rooney charged with driving under the influence

Wayne Rooney has reportedly told friends he fears his marriage is over after he was charged with drink-driving. Simpson has since told MailOnline that she is not "a marriage wrecker" and claimed it was "harmless fun". Bookmakers remain unconvinced that Rooney will stick to his word and not play for England again. " I'd love to go into mana...

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  • Piyush Goyal too gained big in reshuffle
Piyush Goyal too gained big in reshuffle

The JD (U) and the Shiv Sena skipped the swearing-in ceremony while Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK attended it. "Demolition Man" K.J. Alphons has been made MOS with independent charge in Tourism and Electronics and IT ministries. Vijay Goel , who earlier held the independent charge of the sports and youth affairs ministry, will now be a MoS in the Mi...

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  • Iowa stifles Cowboys run game, Wyoming drops season opener
Iowa stifles Cowboys run game, Wyoming drops season opener

Phil Parker wasn't lying when he said Iowa's defense is good. Johnson's wasn't the only missed opportunity of the day. After this game, the feeling wasn't good, but it was just one game. After the Cowboys' field goal early in the second quarter, the Hawkeyes held them scoreless the rest of the game. UW averaged 35.9 points per game last fal...

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