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Brunei celebrates Earth Hour with lights out

Nick King and Cilla Kinross preparing for Saturday's Orange Dirt Music performance during Earth Hour . In total, more than six million people in the United Kingdom are expected to turn off their lights, with Birmingham Cathedral among more than 12...

Anti-Putin opposition leader arrested in demonstration

Instead, the demonstrations appear to amount to the largest coordinated protests in Russian Federation since the street rallies that broke out in 2011 and 2012 after a parliamentary election that opposition leaders decried as fraudulent. The protests...

Wyoming Delegation Applauds Keystone XL Pipeline Permitting

Keystone XL is one of several ongoing pipeline projects meant to carry oil from Alberta to refineries and global markets; it would carry more than one-fifth of the oil Canada exports to the USA, transporting it to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico.

Putin Meets French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen

He said Putin had wished her good luck in the election. "We do not want to influence the [French presidential election] in any way, but we have the right to maintain contact with all representatives of the country's political forces, like our part...

9/11 victims and bereaved family members sue Saudi Arabia

Fifteen of the 19 terrorists involved in the 9/11 attacks were Saudi, and the lawsuit , filed by aviation law firm Kreindler & Kreindler, alleges Saudi officials aided some of the hijackers ahead of the 2001 attacks. The lawsuit also accuses Saudi...

GBP Bounces Higher After Strong ONS UK Sales Data

Excluding auto fuel, retail sales volume climbed 1.3 percent in February from the prior month, in contrast to a 0.3 percent fall in January. However, over the three months to February the data still showed the biggest slide in sales volumes in near...

Starbucks in hiring spree fueled by continuing store expansion

The company said it will begin actively hiring in numerous cities where recent newcomers to Canada have settled, with an initial focus on the Greater Toronto Area, Greater Vancouver Area, Montreal, Ottawa, Calgary, and Edmonton. The company unveiled ...

Shadows of Valentia releases in Europe on May 19 — Fire Emblem Echoes

Furthermore, Nintendo has stated that all Amiibos of the series will be compatible with Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia . Nintendo is giving Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, the Nintendo 3DS remake of Famicom game Fire Emblem G...

New Xbox Wireless Controller brings more grip and better tech

The new Xbox One controller that launched with the Xbox One S has grips, too; the launch version does not. The first in the range is called the " Recon Tech Special Edition ". The company has not announced the other controllers in the series. "You ...

France's presidential upstart Macron clashes with Le Pen, Fillon in TV debate

At the start of the debate, Macron, the 39-year-old former economy minister who has never run for election before, seemed subdued, perhaps more used to making speeches alone on stage than debating rivals. Six smaller candidates were excluded from M...

Immigration In Canada: Undocumented Immigrants Should Be Deported, Half Of Canadians Say

Almost half of Canadian adults believe the nation should ramp up deportations of those who have illegally crossed its border, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll out Monday. And the number of illegal immigrants crossing into Canada could spike as t...

Apple's Online Store Will Be Unavailable Tomorrow Due To 'Maintenance'

Numerous reports suggest that Apple is considering to introduce a host of design changes and internal upgrades toward its next-gen iPad range, which could represent the first step needed by the company to make a strong comeback in the tablet market...

Tottenham boss Pochettino: Harry Kane staying positive despite ankle injury

It is his 2 time sitting on the sidelines due to an injury, and during the first spell, the Spurs were able to win 3 games. "Finding the net hasn't been a problem for Southampton lately, who have won their last two away games at Sunderland and Wa...

Syrian Army Claims It Shot Down Israeli Jet After Raid Near Palmyra

Col. Peter Lerner said. Netanyahu's statement came after Israeli warplanes struck several targets within Syria, and Syria fired missiles back in retaliation. According to the Israeli army, the aircraft had already returned to Israeli airspace when...

Tesla Discontinuing Model S With 60 kWh Battery

Underwriters still have options to purchase another 200,000 shares on top of that if investor demand is there. In Tesla's filing the company said the money raised would be used to, "strengthen our balance sheet and further reduce any risks associ...

Combined Best XI: Manchester City vs. Liverpool

Liverpool are unbeaten in nine league games this season against the top six sides prior to the latest round of matches, winning five of those matches. Speaking to Sky Sports , the 31-year-old came out with the rather weird comment that he thinks th...

Federal Judge in Hawaii Blocks Trump's Revised Travel Order

But on March 15, just under ten days after the second order was signed, U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson ruled against it. But he wrote that Hawaii had a "strong likelihood of success on the merits" in its attempt to overturn the order.

PM Narendra Modi congratulates Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Despite Amarinder's appeal to keep the ceremony low key, it was well attended by the Congress stalwarts - both national and regional leaders and their supporters making the pandal jam-packed. #10:34 am: Charanjeet Singh Channi is the final Congress M...

The Crucial Reason Why Honey Nut Cheerios' Mascot is Missing

According to the Cheerios website , the company is anxious about declining bee populations. A major decline in bee populations happened in 2008, and was determined to be a case of Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), according to the Environmental Prot...

Malaysia entrusted with handling of Kim Jong Nam body by kin

But internationally-isolated North Korea is not a member of Interpol - a distinction it shares with just nine other countries, a lot of them tiny Pacific island nations. Mr Tillerson said: "We look to China to fulfil its obligations and fully impleme...

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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...