People

Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies

Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies Her personal assistant told the BBC about her passing. Her health had been the subject of headlines over the past 18 months, with Madikizela-Mandela spending previous bouts in the same hospital. As she raised the couple's two young daughters, she was frequently harassed by the government , which at various times put her in prison, placed her under house arrest, banished her to a remote town a... [Full Article...]

Kellyanne Conway denies claim she is White House's 'number-one leaker'

Kellyanne Conway denies claim she is White House's 'number-one leaker' Kessler also said that Trump will be remembered as "a great president" like Ronald Reagan. Claiming his book contains many "juicy tidbits" about the White House, Kessler also said that Trump understands that Ivanka Trump and Kushner are "problems". [Full Article...]

So-called 'Affluenza teen' to be released from prison

So-called 'Affluenza teen' to be released from prison A Texan who was dubbed the "affluenza teen" was released from jail on Monday after serving almost two years for killing four people while driving drunk and later fleeing to Mexico with his mother, law enforcement officials said. and 6 a.m. every day, wear an alcohol monitor, and submit to on-demand drug or alcohol testing whenever required by the state. His case gained national attention when ... [Full Article...]

'My brain is my enemy'

'My brain is my enemy' By the time anybody could reach, she went to the sixth floor and jumped off. She clearly indicated in suicide letter that my brain is my enemy . The police suspect she took the extreme step due to depression. She was working with V6, a news channel in Hyderabad . According to statistics from World Health Organization, 56,675,969 Indians - 4.5 per cent of the total population - suffers from... [Full Article...]

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 15 in Nigeria's Maiduguri - emergency services

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 15 in Nigeria's Maiduguri - emergency services Boko Haram fighters resorted to attacking remote communities near Maiduguri after several attempts to penetrate the city were quashed, Nwachukwu said. One, led by Abu Mus'ab al-Barnawi and affiliated with the so-called Islamic State, is reportedly in talks with the government. The attacks highlight the challenge the government faces in striking a ceasefire agreement with the factionalised Boko... [Full Article...]

North Korea 'preparing for new nuclear test', Japan warns

North Korea 'preparing for new nuclear test', Japan warns During a meeting of government officials and ruling camp lawmakers on Monday, Abe said he will visit Florida from April 17th to the 20th and during his stay will hold a two-day summit with Trump. South Korean President Moon Jae-in is set to meet Kim Jong-un on April 27, followed by a planned summit with Trump in May, to try to resolve the crisis over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs. [Full Article...]

Rebel faction agrees to leave Syrian town of Douma

Rebel faction agrees to leave Syrian town of Douma Late on April 1, Russian news agency Interfax quoted General Yuri Yevtushenko saying a "preliminary deal" had been reached to evacuate Jaish al-Islam fighters from Eastern Ghouta. Douma's fall would seal the rebels' worst defeat since 2016, driving them from their last big stronghold near the capital, and would also carry potent symbolism. [Full Article...]

China's Tiangong-1 Space Station Set to Crash to Earth Sunday

China's Tiangong-1 Space Station Set to Crash to Earth Sunday They predict it will most likely hit over the weekend. This will lead to most of the station burning up and "it is hard to know exactly what will survive since the makeup of the station has not been disclosed by China". "Experts have emphasized that there is nothing to worry about on the ground". You'll see its location on a map, its projected future location, and its latitude and longitude. [Full Article...]

China imposes tariffs in response to US duties on steel, aluminum

China imposes tariffs in response to US duties on steel, aluminum China has imposed the additional tariffs amid escalating trade tensions between Beijing and Washington, sparking fears of a full-blown trade spat between the world's two biggest economies. With US-China ties at a low, analysts say the countries are likely to keep struggling over trade. China is showing the United States that it will make good on its trade threats. [Full Article...]

Malala Yousafzai ending 1st visit to Pakistan since shooting

Malala Yousafzai ending 1st visit to Pakistan since shooting The young activist, who was accompanied by her parents, had returned to Pakistan early Thursday morning, more than five years after she left the country following an assassination attempt by the Taliban in 2012. She said, "Nowadays my focus is only on my education ensuring every girl that she has the right to higher education and making her future on her own choice". [Full Article...]

Bethesda Mission welcomes more than 150 for Easter dinner

Bethesda Mission welcomes more than 150 for Easter dinner Fisher said the meals are for any person who requests a meal. The meal included a piece of baked ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, baked beans, a dinner roll, and a cookie. People also had the option to stop and dine in the restaurant for a free meal. Providing a place to go to for those who would otherwise be solo on the holiday has been a major goal of the dinner, which started seven years ago... [Full Article...]

Republicans should use 'nuclear option' on border law

Republicans should use 'nuclear option' on border law The messages come after Trump heard over the weekend from a parade of allies - many on the Fox News payroll - that his base believes he is softening on immigration. Via Twitter , the president ripped the U.S.'s southern neighbor for doing "very little, if nothing" at stemming illegal immigration and narcotics from flowing across the border. [Full Article...]

Pakistan condemns Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir

Pakistan condemns Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir What could be viewed as one of the worst rounds of armed clashes between the security forces and terrorists in recent years, the fierce gunfight took place in two places in Shopian district and a third spot in Anantnag district in southern Kashmir . [Full Article...]

Russian Federation to expel 60 United States diplomats, close St. Petersburg consulate

Russian Federation to expel 60 United States diplomats, close St. Petersburg consulate On Friday, Australia's ambassador to Russia , Peter Tesch, was among the diplomats summoned to the Russian foreign ministry to be told of the expulsion of two Australian diplomats from Moscow . It also demanded that Britain downsize its diplomatic mission in Russian Federation to that of Russian Federation in Britain , affecting over 50 jobs. [Full Article...]

Ian Poulter secures berth with dramatic win at Houston Open

Ian Poulter secures berth with dramatic win at Houston Open He started brightly enough, picking up a shot through his front nine with birdies at the par 4 2nd, par 4 6th and par 5 8th holes offsetting bogeys at the 4th and 5th. I haven't won a stroke play event on the PGA Tour , and I'm in a position where I've got an opportunity to. But he still had to reckon with 23-year-old Beau Hossler . [Full Article...]

Protestor hit by sheriff's vehicle during Stephon Clark vigil

Protestor hit by sheriff's vehicle during Stephon Clark vigil After a few moments, the police cruiser slowly pulled forward just when a woman emerged from the crowd in between the vehicles. "This is another glaring example of the dehumanization of our community by law enforcement; a state bodyguard meant to protect and serve", the Sacramento Black Lives Matter group said on it Facebook page Sunday. [Full Article...]

Jimmy Carter Rips Donald Trump: Apparently, America Wants A Jerk For President

Jimmy Carter Rips Donald Trump: Apparently, America Wants A Jerk For President Carter acknowledged in the interview that he has been critical of President Donald Trump's rhetoric surrounding North Korea. Colbert talked about how Carter, 93, was voted into office after the presidencies of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford, with Nixon - who likely would have been impeached if he hadn't resigned - seeming, as the comedian put it, 'like a son-of-a-b****'. [Full Article...]

Four AU soldiers killed by Al-Shabaab in Somalia

Four AU soldiers killed by Al-Shabaab in Somalia The attack began with a two-car bombing followed by an nearly four-hour battle between peacekeepers and al-Shabaab, according to Sgt. Omar Abdi of the Somali National Army, who spoke to Anadolu Agency by phone. In El Buur an air attack targeted a vehicle carrying five people including a mother and a child, according to residents. A counter offensive against the militants left at least 22 of the ... [Full Article...]

Congress was client of Cambridge Analytica, says whistleblower Christophe Wylie

Congress was client of Cambridge Analytica, says whistleblower Christophe Wylie The data was gathered through a personality quiz on Facebook. This allowed CA to harvest data of about 50 million users without consent. All started spiraling downhill for Cambridge Analytica , once the company CEO, Alexander Nix , disclosed the company's use of bribery and entrapment to compromise politicians in favor of their clients, during an interview with undercover Channel 4 journalis... [Full Article...]

Costa Ricans Elect New President amid Greater Polarization

Costa Ricans Elect New President amid Greater Polarization Alvarado Quesada, who will be the youngest president in Costa Rica's modern history, used the campaign to appeal to the progressive streak in a country known for pacifism and ecological stewardship. Fabricio Alvarado surged from nowhere in the first round of the election held in February, triumphing over a field of 13 candidates by fiercely criticising gay marriage. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479  Next »