Wednesday August 23-rd, 2017

Hugo Lloris signs new five-and-a-half year Spurs deal

Hugo Lloris' new deal is the clearest sign yet Tottenham are building an exciting future, according to manager Mauricio Pochettino. Speaking about his new deal, Lloris told Spurs TV: "I'm very pleased with this new contract". "I never felt that we ...

Roopa Ganguly admitted to a Kolkata hospital with blood clots in brain Roopa Ganguly admitted to a Kolkata hospital with blood clots in brain

Her condition is said to be stable and she is now under observation. "She was admitted to the AMRI Hospital in Salt Lake at around 4 p.m. on Friday, after she complained of severe headache and partial loss of vision", State BJP vice president Joypr...

Cleveland police officer's toddler fatally shoots himself Cleveland police officer's toddler fatally shoots himself

Officers responded to Library Avenue near Fulton Road in Cleveland's Clark-Fulton neighborhood at about 10:30 a.m. Police officers, like citizens, are required to secure all weapons. "Um, you have to be very aware of every, you know, when you carry...

Migrant Death Toll In Mediterranean Climbs To Record 5,000 Migrant Death Toll In Mediterranean Climbs To Record 5,000

More than 5,000 migrants are thought to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea in 2016, a record figure described as "a devastating milestone" by the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR). The crossings have apace continued despite rougher winter se...

Batteries found in Co-op chocolate Santas Batteries found in Co-op chocolate Santas

Batteries were found in two santas, in two different locations which were miles apart. The retailer has said there is no suggestion of blackmail and that it has not been threatened. Consumers are being asked to call the Co-op's customer relations t...

Last chance for Salvation Army donations outside stores Last chance for Salvation Army donations outside stores

Salvation Army officials said if more money does not come in soon, the organization may be forced to make cuts to staff or services. Compared with the run-up to Christmas Eve past year, donations are down by $427,000. "We hope and pray that the com...

United Kingdom growth revised up to 0.6% for Q3 United Kingdom growth revised up to 0.6% for Q3

The government also revised up its estimate for business investment: It showed an increase at a 1.4 percent annual rate, up from a much smaller 0.1 percent rate in the previous estimate. Most forecasters believe the hot pace of growth has already beg...

IOC opens doping cases into 28 Russian Olympic athletes IOC opens doping cases into 28 Russian Olympic athletes

Following the IOC decision, the International Ski Federation (FIS) chose to suspend six Russian athletes from international competitions. Russian Federation won five medals, including one gold, in men's cross-country skiing on home snow at Sochi.

Over 30 killed in ISIS attacks amid battle for Mosul

In Thursday's attack, three auto bombs blew up at an outdoor market in Kukjali, which was recaptured by special forces units at the start of November. A top US general told Reuters this week that Iraqi forces in Mosul had entered a planned opera...

Birth certificate not needed in new policy for issuing passports

Divorcees can get their former spouse's name removed by showing a divorce decree , but individuals without any other legal document to prove their separation needed to submit a notarised affidavit. Attestation/swearing by/before any Notary/Executive...

Two men arrested for plotting terror attack on shopping mall in Oberhausen Two men arrested for plotting terror attack on shopping mall in Oberhausen

Police have not revealed if they are German citizens. Police did not release the brothers names or any additional information, other than to say the duo is being questioned by officials. They added that they were tipped off by intelligence services...

Berlin Police: Suspect We Arrested After Attack May Be The Wrong Guy Berlin Police: Suspect We Arrested After Attack May Be The Wrong Guy

Tunisian national Anis Amri was stopped in his auto at about 3 a.m.by two police officers for a routine identity check, Interior Minister Marco Minniti told a press conference in Rome. As the AFP notes, Klaus Bouillon , interior minister of Saar...

Credit Suisse agrees to pay $5.3 bn to settle USA mortgage case

The Deutsche Bank deal is far below the Justice Department's initial request of US$14 billion, which had spooked stock and bond holders earlier this year. The UK-based bank responded by saying it rejected the case and would seek to have it dismissed....

Tragedy At The Water Park Tragedy At The Water Park

All three climbed the super structure of one of the water slides. All were staying at Hotel Rome on the Mt. Olympus complex. The incident happened Wednesday night at Mt. As he attempted to free himself he fell off the slide to his death. "It was a ...

Migrant crisis: United Nations says 5000 drown trying to reach Europe this year Migrant crisis: United Nations says 5000 drown trying to reach Europe this year

The number of migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean dropped in 2016, but over a thousand more people died trying. Most have perished on the risky crossing from North Africa to Italy after the shorter crossing from Turkey to Greece was closed o...

Session to repeal HB2 will he held Wednesday

But the deal fell apart Wednesday, when legislators couldn't agree on how to repeal HB2 and some Republicans pushed for a moratorium on cities passing new nondiscrimination ordinances . Republicans have long maintained that the Charlotte ordinanc...

Electoral College decides results of voting, period Electoral College decides results of voting, period

After blaming FBI Director James Comey , Vermont Sen. Madison engineered a compromise where the "Three-Fifths" slave citizens would be counted when allotting Electoral College votes , which allowed the Southern states to have more Electoral Co...

Trump claims he 'would have won' popular vote Trump claims he 'would have won' popular vote

An elector in ME tried to cast his vote for Sanders, but voted for Clinton during the second round of votes after his conduct was ruled out of order. Trump is poised to win 306 of the 538 electoral votes under the state-by-state distribution of elect...

Missing Pa. teen was found dismembered; adoptive mom called Missing Pa. teen was found dismembered; adoptive mom called "person of interest"

On Thursday, the district attorney from Montgomery County will be joined by his colleagues from Bucks and Luzerne counties to discuss unspecified "important developments" in the case. According to police, they also found a school letter they believe ...

Love expected to return when Cavaliers host Nets Love expected to return when Cavaliers host Nets

Their offense has continued to be a force, but with their defense still nonexistent, they are finding it hard to win games. Kevin Durant had 26 points, nine rebounds and seven assists as the Golden State Warriors turned an ugly start into an ...

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