Saturday May 27-th, 2017

Man claiming to be Kim Jong-nam's son records video address Man claiming to be Kim Jong-nam's son records video address

Questions concerning the footage's authenticity continued to linger on Wednesday, despite media reports that South Korea's intelligence agency had verified that the person shown was indeed Han Sol. South Korean intelligence officials stated that Jo...

Turkey PM: 'Unfortunate' Our Allies Are Allying With Kurds Against ISIS

Moscow confirmed the meeting, with the defence ministry saying in a statement to Russian news agencies: "A joint discussion on security issues in Syria and Iraq is planned". In the latest development , the USA and Russian Federation, once the prima...

Did China speed up trademark approvals for the Trump Organization? Did China speed up trademark approvals for the Trump Organization?

China has granted preliminary approval for 38 trademarks to Donald Trump's family business, leading to accusations that Beijing is trying to curry favour with the White House. "For all these marks to sail through so quickly and cleanly, with no sim...

US Senate Asks for Federal Help for Jewish Centers Getting Bomb Threats US Senate Asks for Federal Help for Jewish Centers Getting Bomb Threats

Seven Anti-Defamation Leagues offices also received threats, according to JTA. Officials report that more than100 threats have been made in 2017 to Jewish community centers and schools. A 31-year-old St. Louis man, Juan Thompson, was charged la...

Guatemala children shelter fire kills at least 19 Guatemala children shelter fire kills at least 19

The Virgen de Asuncion orphanage, located roughly 25km (15 miles) southeast of Guatemala City, houses 540 children who have been victims of trafficking or abuse up to the age of 18 years old, reports Reuters citing local media. Anxious relatives have...

Talks resume to restore the North's power-sharing executive Talks resume to restore the North's power-sharing executive

The DUP leader will also hold further talks with Sinn Féin and have separate discussions with the secretary of state. She also said she had no intention of standing down as leader. It was one of several legacy matters from Northern Ireland's comple...

FBI Director James Comey No Longer Speaking at SXSW FBI Director James Comey No Longer Speaking at SXSW

The FBI Director serves a 10-year-term. "While director Comey is now unable to attend, we're still really excited that this important conversation will take place", he said in the release. He said, however, that Americans have "a reasonable expec...

Man Claiming to be Kim's Son Says on YouTube That he's Safe Man Claiming to be Kim's Son Says on YouTube That he's Safe

In the 40-second video , the man claiming to be Han-sol said he is now with his mother and sister after his father was killed a few days ago. The rest of his speech was put on mute and the audio came back on, only for him to finish the broadcast b...

Canadian town mayor apologises after residents get pink water in taps Canadian town mayor apologises after residents get pink water in taps

A stuck valve that allowed an excess amount of potassium permanganate into the town's water distribution centre may have been to blame, according to a statement from Mayor Dale Krasnow. "We ask all residents and businesses to leave your taps runnin...

Official Trump and Obama inauguration pictures released showing true crowd size Official Trump and Obama inauguration pictures released showing true crowd size

The National Park Service has released a series of aerial and ground shots that show the crowd sizes during the last three presidential inaugurations in response to a Freedom of Information Act request from various media outlets. What's insane is t...

Daycare worker charged after security camera captures her shoving child down steps Daycare worker charged after security camera captures her shoving child down steps

Then she helped the child down the next flight of stairs. Tavares said the camera had not been placed above the steps because of any reports of bruises or injuries to any of the day care's children. "I was so upset". A spokesperson for the daycar...

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE:DPS) earnings reaction history Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE:DPS) earnings reaction history

Analysts taken into consideration by Thomson Reuters have created a consensus target price of $96.69 on the stock. DPS has been the topic of several recent research reports. Hermes Investment Management Ltd. raised its stake in shares of Dr Peppe...

Possible Mumps Case At Peirce Elementary; Outbreak At Barrington HS Possible Mumps Case At Peirce Elementary; Outbreak At Barrington HS

The additional cases come a day after Toronto Public Health confirmed that three cases in the outbreak are from three different local schools. Now officials have raised that number to three confirmed cases at the high school. Chicago Public Schools ...

Trump met with the Russian ambassador during the campaign Trump met with the Russian ambassador during the campaign

There's nothing wrong with tough opposition. Trump and some Republicans have demanded an investigation into his claims involving Obama and the alleged wiretapping, but there are plenty of questions about that, George Washington University Law Schoo...

South Korea Special Prosecutor: President, Friend Received Bribes From Samsung South Korea Special Prosecutor: President, Friend Received Bribes From Samsung

The five charges the president will have to face once she is out of office add to another eight brought by prosecutors in their initial investigation late past year. "The core subject of this team's investigation has been the abuse of power to monopo...

IISc Bangalore ranked 8th in World's Best Small Universities ranking IISc Bangalore ranked 8th in World's Best Small Universities ranking

Times Higher Education's Best Small Universities across the globe has an Indian entrant in the eight spot! The Times Higher Education (THE) disclosed the rankings on Tuesday in which the institute stood at the eighth position. The list, topped by Cal...

This Giant Sportswear Label Is Launching An Activewear Hijab This Giant Sportswear Label Is Launching An Activewear Hijab

The product is called the Nike Pro Hijab, and it takes into account the particular challenges of wearing a traditional headscarf during athletic competition. The discussion about hijabs in sports has been controversial and FIFA, the worldwide footbal...

Rod Rosenstein, Deputy Attorney General Nominee, Faces Senate Committee

At this point he was addressing Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Grassley directly: "I have bent over backwards not to say that he lied". According to CNN, Sessions argues that although he met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the ...

'Will Turn Delhi Into London': Arvind Kejriwal's Plan Amuses Internet 'Will Turn Delhi Into London': Arvind Kejriwal's Plan Amuses Internet

While addressing a gathering yesterday, Kejriwal had said that if the AAP won the MCD polls, it would spruce up Delhi and make it look like London within a year. Apart from laying sewers, we are working on regularisation. Appealing to people to tur...

GN Saibaba, 5 others convicted under UAPA Act over Maoist links GN Saibaba, 5 others convicted under UAPA Act over Maoist links

The five others, who have been convicted under the UAPA Act along with Saibaba include Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Hem Mishra and former journalist Prashant Rahi. Saibaba had also written a letter to college authorities requesting them ...

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