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'Barrow must be allowed to form his government': SA's stance on Gambia

The U.N. Security Council issued a resolution Thursday in support of his rival, Barrow, who was sworn in at the Gambian Embassy in neighboring Senegal. Guinea's Alpha Conde and Mauritanian President Mohamed Abdel Aziz left the main airport in Nouakch...

75 people killed after collapse of landmark high rise building in Tehran

Local Iranian state television said 30 civilians were injured in the disaster, while the state-run IRNA news agency said 45 firefighters had been injured. "My nephew was working in a workshop there", he said. " 'Firefighters went inside to bring th...

German Anti-Trust Case Against Audible, Apple Dropped

Since 2003 , Amazon-owned Audible has been the sole proprietor of audiobook on iTunes, a deal that has ruffled plenty of publishing feathers and raised some antitrust red flags around the world. In a statement , European Commission officials lauded...

Malia Obama Lands Another Big Hollywood Internship For The Summer

In February, 18-year-old Malia Obama is reportedly going to begin interning in the NY office of the Weinstein Co ., reported The Hollywood Reporter . "She's one of my best friends!" the proud papa revealed while appearing on Ellen DeGeneres Sh...

Tremors felt in Rome after quake hits central Italy

A second quake with a magnitude of 5.7 hit the same area about 50 minutes later, and 10 minutes later a third was measured at magnitude 5 .3. There have been no reports of injuries or deaths from this natural disaster swarm. Most recently, a M=6.6...

Italy avalanche: 6 people found alive in buried hotel, 2 rescued

At least four people died and about 20 are still missing. More than 25 people, including children, were thought to have been in the hotel when it was hit by a massive wall of snow. The Rigopiano Hotel is located along a steep slope of San Grasso mo...

Taiwan tells Beijing to grow up over Trump ceremony row

In early December, Trump broke decades of diplomatic precedent by having a 10-minute phone talk with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, which was described by Trump as a "congratulatory phone call". Trump previously broke decades of diplomatic protoco...

CBI scared of Sisodia, says Kejriwal

His reaction came soon after a CBI team reached the directorate of information and publicity in Civil Lines in the evening to search for documents pertaining to the Delhi government's outreach programme, "Talk To AK". I will wait for your CBI at my h...

On corridor via PoK, China did not show sensitivity

New Delhi had earlier lodged its protest against CPEC with Pakistan and China. Answering a question on Mr. Modi's remarks at Raisina Dialogue-II that the rise of China and India was an unprecedented opportunity for the two countries and the world,...

Martin McGuinness quits Northern Irish politics to deal with serious medical condition

In an interview with the Press Association news agency, he said tests had prompted a diagnosis of a "very serious illness which has taken a toll on me". The plan had always been for Mr McGuinness and Gerry Adams to retire at the same time, perhaps la...

Russian Federation says Barack Obama is trying to undermine Donald Trump

In an interview this week , Trump slammed North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as obsolete and talked of making "good deals with Russia", talking of reducing nuclear weapons and floating the idea of lifting sanctions imposed by the U.S. "I got numerou...

German supreme court rejects bid to outlaw far-right party

It marks the second time that the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe has considered barring the NPD, which is anti-foreigner, anti-EU, and belittles the Holocaust. However, it is represented on local councils and in 2014 won a seat in the Euro...

Nintendo Switch pre-orders sold out

It looks more than powerful enough, it's portable , has both traditional and motion controls (I love motion controls!), and seems pretty focused on being just games console. On release, Switch only has five games in the United Kingdom and only o...

Dozens of false killer whales stranded off South Florida

As their name suggests, false killer whales resemble orcas at a distance, but they lack the characteristic white oval that encircles the eye of their larger cousin. Mote Marine Laboratory helped perform necropsies (non-human autopsies) in Southwest F...

Trump tells Germany: buy American automobiles, Germany to Trump: 'build better cars'

According to a CNBC article, German carmakers BMW , Daimler and Volkswagen have invested heavily in Mexico, but they also manufacture in the United States. "I would tell BMW that if you are building a factory in Mexico and plan to sell cars ...

The Maiden Flight of the World's Tiniest Orbital Rocket Ends in Failure

Japan's space agency has aborted its mission to launch a mini-rocket for sending a satellite into orbit, as the spacecraft has stopped sending data to ground control shortly after it lifted off. The point of the mission was to demonstrate that such...

SpaceX makes successful rocket launch

The Jan. 14 success was critical because SpaceX has a contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to send astronauts to the International Space Station and is targeting November for the first demonstration flight and May 2018 for ...

Six dead, 10 injured in Gangasagar mela stampede

Around 16 lakh pilgrims took the customary holy dip in the last two days on the occasion of "Makar Sankranti" at Ganga Sagar, West Bengal's public health engineering and rural development Minister Subrata Mukherjee said. This year the state governmen...

Takata Corporation To Pay $1B Over Airbag Fraud

Shinichi Tanaka, Hideo Nakajima, and Tsuneo Chikaraishi are accused of directing the manipulation of test data to falsely indicate airbags manufactured by Takata met the safety requirements stipulated by automakers. "Takata has admitted to a scheme t...

Cuban Immigrants Turned Down in Port of Entries along U.S. Border

The two-decade-long policy, applying only to Cubans, said that if someone was caught in the water migrating to the United States (with "wet feet"), they would be sent back to Cuba, but those who made it to land (with "dry feet") would be allowed to s...

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Pakistan govt allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife

Jadhav has been accused of being an agent of the Research and Analysis Wing, India's external spying agency. India has appealed to the court to impose emergency measures for Jadh...

Apple may be working on an AR headset for 2020

And now according to Bloomberg , which cited people familiar with the situation, Apple aims to have technology ready for an augmented-reality headset in 2019 with a view to sh...

Obama gets dismissed from jury duty in Chicago

Daley Center and then shaking hands with those seated around the jury pool waiting room. USA talk host Oprah Winfrey served as a juror on a murder trail in 2004 while Oscar-winn...

Twitter now lets (almost) everyone use 280 characters in tweets

Twitter assures its readers that 280 characters will give its users room to be even more creative. Others just want an edit button already. According to BusinessInsider.com, ...

War With Kim Jong Un 'Must Not Happen,' South Korea Says

That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea . every once in...

SJW: Are Michael Flynn And His Son Mueller's Next Indictment Targets?

Investigators will also look at whether the elder Flynn tried to help form a plan to extradite an opponent of Turkish President Recep Erdogan who lives in the U.S. Mr Manafort and ...

Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia forced Lebanese PM to resign

Lebanon's president, Michel Aoun, said he spoke with Hariri by phone after the speech Saturday and, as the AP reports, he planned to work out the terms of the resignation followin...

George Bush Sr dislikes Trump

Last month George W Bush gave a speech in NY that appeared to be a sweeping, yet thinly veiled critique of the Trump administration, its policies, and the President's blunt styl...

Yemen's Houthi fire missile at Saudi Arabia's Riyadh

According to videos published on social media, smoke could be seen rising near Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. Saudi Arabia's Civil Aviation Authority confirmed on ...

Nights Of Sunset Before 5 PM Ahead As Daylight Saving Time Ends

When going to bed tonight, adjust your clocks back one hour. When the clock first hits 2 am on Sunday, it reverts back to 1 a.m. If California chose to join the list of areas th...

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How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

How to delete Whatsapp messages; Check Twitter reactions over Whatsapp outage

Although every Whatsapp user is not experiencing this issue and some of the users who experienced the outrage are claiming that there Whatsapp is working now. Much to everyone's di...

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

President Donald Trump , First Lady Melania Trump, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump departing from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv in May. Roger Stone has allegedly a...

Motive Unknown in Walmart Shooting That Killed 3 People

Ostrem was arrested Thursday, about 14 hours after the shooting inside a Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton. 9Wants to Know has learned he was charged with resisting arrest i...

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Uluru climbing ban from 2019

Figures from Parks Australia indicated only 16per cent of visitors climbed the rock between 2011 and 2015, down from 74per cent in the 1990s. And in the US , visitors are asked...

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

'Idiotic': Rights Groups Slam Trump for Reactionary 'Send Him to Gitmo' Threat

In a statement released Wednesday afternoon, McCain said: "The terrorist attack in NY is the latest brutal, horrific example of the war that radical Islamist extremists are wagi...