Bodies of all nine killed in Mt Gurja snowstorm retrieved

A rescue team Sunday began retrieving the bodies of nine climbers killed in a violent storm on Nepal's Mount Gurja, a freak accident that has left the mountaineering community reeling. Wangchu Sherpa of Trekking Camp Nepal, who organised the expediti... More..

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Storm Leslie hits Portugal, leaves thousands without power
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Storm Leslie hits Portugal, leaves thousands without power

Portuguese authorities urged those living by the coast to stay indoors and fishermen to return to port while some flights were cancelled over warnings winds could reach up to 120 kilometres per hour (75 miles p...More..

Columbus day event draws supporters and protesters in Pueblo
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Columbus day event draws supporters and protesters in Pueblo

Many cities, including Los Angeles and now Columbus, among others , have either stopped observing the holiday or changed it to Indigenous Peoples Day to remember those who were negatively impacted by colon...More..

U.S. military grounds entire fleet of F-35s in wake of crash
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

U.S. military grounds entire fleet of F-35s in wake of crash

Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps will be grounded in an operational pause so inspections can be carried out to see if "a suspect fuel tube" in the plane's engine has been installed. Foreign operators of the F-3...More..

Storm Callum to hit Pembrokeshire
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Storm Callum to hit Pembrokeshire

Storm Callum is set to continue causing disruption across parts of south Wales which have been left saturated in the last 24 hours. Natural Resources Wales has now issued a number of flood warnings , which...More..

China's trade surplus with the United States hit record highs in September
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

China's trade surplus with the United States hit record highs in September

When Mr Trump then extended those tariffs to a further $200 billion of goods in September, Beijing promptly hit back with tariffs on a further $60 billion of USA goods. Overall, China's global exports rose 14.5...More..

Scary time for fliers on board Air India Trichy-Dubai flight
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Scary time for fliers on board Air India Trichy-Dubai flight

Photographs and videos show a chunk of the airport's almost five-foot perimeter wall missing. While the source said the flight had to make an emergency landing at the airport due to issues with hydraulic fuel, ...More..

Limerick council convenes Severe Weather Assessment Team as Storm Callum approaches
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Limerick council convenes Severe Weather Assessment Team as Storm Callum approaches

A combination of winds up to 60 miles per hour and heavy rainfall are set to make driving conditions hazardous - including along the coast at times of high tides. Limerick City and County Council has crews on...More..

Kavanaugh makes US Supreme Court debut
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Kavanaugh makes US Supreme Court debut

It's Trump's particular choice of wording that has the internet up in arms. By the way, given the volume and shrillness of anti-Kavanaugh protests - from his original hearings all the way through to his del...More..

Bulgaria under pressure to solve reporter's 'horrendous murder'
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Bulgaria under pressure to solve reporter's 'horrendous murder'

Marinova was a presenter with the TVN broadcaster for the show "Detektor". She frequently hosted Romanian journalists who were investigating alleged corruption among European Union politicians and businessm...More..

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince insists stalled Aramco IPO is on track
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince insists stalled Aramco IPO is on track

As a contributor to the Post, Khashoggi has written extensively about Saudi Arabia, including criticising its war in Yemen , its recent diplomatic spat with Canada and its arrest of women's rights activist...More..

South African Finance minister Nene resigns
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

South African Finance minister Nene resigns

In fixed income, the yield on the benchmark government bond due in 2026 fell 6 basis points to 9.180%, continuing to fall as the appointment of a new finance minister reduced political uncertainty. The DA's Phu...More..

Former first daughter Barbara Bush gets married
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Former first daughter Barbara Bush gets married

Barbara Pierce Bush and Craig Coyne's wedding, October 7, 2018. Although Bush stepped down in January, she will continue to be the board chair. "And at one point we were all praying and Poppy ran and nearly...More..

Two settlers killed in shooting near Ariel settlement
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Two settlers killed in shooting near Ariel settlement

A spokesman for the Shin Bet said they had arrested Naalwa's brother, while his sister was "detained, questioned and released", declining to provide further details. "I am shocked and saddened by this morning...More..

Melania Trump: I don’t always agree with Trump, and I tell him
by | Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Melania Trump: I don’t always agree with Trump, and I tell him

A beaming US First Lady Melania Trump greets flower girls at Cairo International Airport flanked by her Egyptian counterpart Intissar Amer al-Sisi. That type of hat was favored by 19th century European colo...More..

EU's Juncker Hopes for Brexit Deal in November
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

EU's Juncker Hopes for Brexit Deal in November

Despite anything that happens in Russian Federation, the Europeans shouldn't forget that they are neighbors with the country, the European Commission President said . "I hope that it will be possible to avoid ...More..

N's CEC terms Shehbaz's arrest a revenge tactic
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

N's CEC terms Shehbaz's arrest a revenge tactic

However, the PML-N leaders now claim that due to the "sudden arrest" of his younger brother and former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif, the elder Sharif has been forced to jump into the political arena in ...More..

Lights back On In Indonesian Quake City, But Fate Of Thousands Unknown
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Lights back On In Indonesian Quake City, But Fate Of Thousands Unknown

By Thursday, the official death toll stood at 1,424, but it will certainly rise as bodies were still being recovered in Palu , where most of the dead have been counted. Supply of gasoline was gradually improvi...More..

Russian accusations may spark change in hacker behaviour
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Russian accusations may spark change in hacker behaviour

It also cited attacks on the World Anti-Doping Agency, Ukrainian transport systems and the 2016 US presidential race. In addition, the United Kingdom government has indicated earlier today that it has iden...More..

Interpol asks China for status of its missing president
by | Sunday, October 07, 2018

Interpol asks China for status of its missing president

Mr Meng likely dealt extensively with former security chief Zhou Yongkang, who is now serving a life sentence for corruption. The organisation went out of its way to say that its secretary general, not Meng, ...More..