Winter storm tonight into Sunday morning

A mix of snow and rain is expected to fall before it quickly transitions to completely snow Sunday morning. Throughout the region, even where we expect more than a couple inches of snowfall, temperatures are predicted to be only marginally cold e... More..

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Canada Will Likely Proceed with Extradition Hearing for Huawei CFO: Legal Experts
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Canada Will Likely Proceed with Extradition Hearing for Huawei CFO: Legal Experts

Chinese authorities have previously called on Canada to release Meng, who they say is being held as a political bargaining chip in America's trade war with China . However, since then the U.S. Justice Depa...More..

Let's sit together and settle this with talks: Imran Khan to India
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Let's sit together and settle this with talks: Imran Khan to India

Rattled by the air strikes, Pakistan Air Force tried a failed attempt to enter the LoC. One of the aircraft fell inside Pakistani territory and the other was grounded in Indian-controlled territory, Ghafoor...More..

Abhinandan Varthaman not released under any pressure, says Pak foreign minister
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Abhinandan Varthaman not released under any pressure, says Pak foreign minister

Varthaman was accompanied to the border Friday by the International Committee of the Red Cross. A police official told AFP that Indian troops also surrounded a house in Handwara district of Kashmir after ...More..

United States denies Russian accusation it is preparing Venezuela intervention
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

United States denies Russian accusation it is preparing Venezuela intervention

The Trump administration has recently taken more brazen action. Russian representative Vassily Nebenzia said Venezuela's people must resolve their own problems through solutions based on respect for national ...More..

Minister quits over Brexit delay vote
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Minister quits over Brexit delay vote

Jacob Rees-Mogg, a leading Brexiteer, said he could live with a time-limited backstop, though on 27 January, 20 Conservative MPs voted against May's new timetable and 88 abstained. That leaves open the possibil...More..

Corbyn Backs Second Referendum After Commons Rejects Labour's Brexit Amendments
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Corbyn Backs Second Referendum After Commons Rejects Labour's Brexit Amendments

She stressed that she personally opposes extending the Brexit deadline, and said "the United Kingdom remains on course to leave the European Union with a deal" if lawmakers "hold their nerve". Elsewhere, an e...More..

Indian, Pakistani Troops Exchanging 'Heavy Fire' Along Line of Control
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Indian, Pakistani Troops Exchanging 'Heavy Fire' Along Line of Control

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman is expected to enter India on 1 March. The Pakistani military has said his plane was downed on the Pakistani-held side of Kashmir on Wednesday. Video showing the pilot - bl...More..

Donald Trump: Michael Cohen rats on president in echoes of Watergate scandal
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Donald Trump: Michael Cohen rats on president in echoes of Watergate scandal

Adam Schiff , the chairman of the House intelligence committee , separately announced on Thursday that the former Trump associate Felix Sater will come before his panel on 14 March. She sent an email to supp...More..

PM Netanyahu To Be Indicted On Corruption Charges
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

PM Netanyahu To Be Indicted On Corruption Charges

A recent poll from Haifa University shows about half of the public doesn't have much trust in the attorney general. "This is a sad day for the state of Israel ", he said . Though Netanyahu will receive ...More..

Pakistan to release captured Indian pilot as 'peace gesture'
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistan to release captured Indian pilot as 'peace gesture'

Despite Pakistan's announcement that it would return the captured Indian pilot, India remains on a "heightened" state of alert, according to Indian army Major General Surendra Singh Mahal. But Indian Prime Min...More..

Senior BJP leader admits Modis aggression against Pakistan will help win seats
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Senior BJP leader admits Modis aggression against Pakistan will help win seats

Congress cancelled its imp CWC & Rally today. The chief of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka BS Yeddyurappa has admitted that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's aggression against Pakistan w...More..

Fat rat stuck in manhole saved by German animal rescue
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Fat rat stuck in manhole saved by German animal rescue

But after a season of putting on Winterspeck , literally winter bacon, the chubby rodent couldn't slip his hips through the hole, getting stuck without being able to pull himself forward or shimmy himself back...More..

Second term! Buhari secures re-election as Nigeria president
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Second term! Buhari secures re-election as Nigeria president

This comes as Atiku rejected the results , blaming INEC for "inconsistencies" and colluding with the APC to deny the will of the people. Delays and violence marred the run-up to Saturday's poll but no indep...More..

Vietnam: Trump, Kim arrive in Hanoi for second summit
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Vietnam: Trump, Kim arrive in Hanoi for second summit

Despite its long history of hosting VIPs, the Metropole is not an ideal summit venue from a security point of view, said Le Van Cuong, who used to head the strategy institute of the Ministry of Public Secur...More..

Pakistani airspace closed for commercial flights 'due to security situation'
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistani airspace closed for commercial flights 'due to security situation'

Indian news reports said airports in the Indian portion of Kashmir closed for civilian traffic shortly after the air force jet crashed. Tensions along the Line of Control, which separates the two countries' a...More..

No repatriation papers for 'resurrected Zimbabwean' man
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

No repatriation papers for 'resurrected Zimbabwean' man

The employer, Vincent has identified the man who was in the coffin by the names Elliot and Brighton. "At no stage did Pastor Alph claim that he had resurrected the person shown in the video, who was identif...More..

Jorge Ramos, Univision anchorman, detained in Venezuela
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Jorge Ramos, Univision anchorman, detained in Venezuela

Later, Univision News issued a new tweet saying: "They released the team of journalists from Univision that was held in Miraflores by Maduro". They also didn't return the 17 minutes of recording showing Ramos...More..

Indian Air Force jet crashes in Budgam, one killed
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Indian Air Force jet crashes in Budgam, one killed

Airports in Amritsar, Jammu, Srinagar and Leh - close to the border with Pakistan - have been been shut for three months. Earlier reports indicated that the crashed aircraft was a jet. "Pakistan's plan was ...More..

Captured pilot Abhinandan underwent training in Hyderabad
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Captured pilot Abhinandan underwent training in Hyderabad

Hostilities between India and Pakistan have mounted since a terror attack killed 40 paramilitary police in India's Kashmir region on February 14, an attack claimed by a Pakistan-based militant Islamist group...More..