Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends launch of Hour of Code in Canada

Accenture, a leading global professional services company, has for example partnered with Computer Science Education Week founder Code.org to commit more than 10,000 hours of code. St. Mary's College is one of the local schools participating in t... More..

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Tory MPs accused of Brexit Hijack
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Tory MPs accused of Brexit Hijack

It comes as the ‘article 50 case in the Supreme Court entered its third day and Brexit Minister David Davis stated that the government will respect the decision of the court, due in January . UK Prime Minister...More..

Obamas set to light National Christmas Tree for final time
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Obamas set to light National Christmas Tree for final time

The first family lit the National Christmas Tree in Washington on Thursday. Meanwhile, as Obama's time as president winds down, one thing we are already starting to miss is the dad jokes! Simone Manuel, the...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Southern California meets Penn State in 103rd Rose Bowl

Essentially, the Buckeyes had already done enough even without playing the extra game. Not a bad gig if you can have it. Police say they've identified four people who will eventually face charges as State Col...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Mass rally in Malaysia calling for support of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims

The law denies the Rohingya rights to Myanmar nationality, removes their freedom of movement, access to education and services, and allows arbitrary confiscation of property. Mr Abdul Hadi, whose party has coop...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Texas Republican elector says he won't cast ballot for Trump

Other electors involved in the effort confirmed this line of thinking. According to Politico's Kyle Cheney and Gabriel Debenedetti , eight are on board, and they're likely to unify behind Kasich as their ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

MI starts recount, Wisconsin keeps on

District Judge Mark Goldsmith agreed with lawyers that waiting would violate voting rights. Trump won MI by 10,704 votes out of 4,799,284 cast. "We are here to assure Donald Trump that there is nothing to...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, passes away

Chennai: Veteran politician and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa passed away on Monday late evening. An actor who has worked in over 200 films, Jayalalithaa's formal entry into politics happened in 19...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Iraq's government ferrying relief supplies to Mosul

Iraqis who fled the fighting between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State militants settle at a camp for internally displaced people, in Khazir, near Mosul, Iraq, Monday, Dec. They also struck security for...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Lavrov denies Russia, Syria role in Turkish deaths

Although both Turkey and the United States have designated the PKK a terrorist organization, President Barack Obama's State Department does not believe YPG fighters are terrorists. Russian Federation has propo...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Trump threatens payback for US companies that move abroad

President-elect Donald Trump fired another warning shot at USA companies considering moving their operations out of the country, threatening "retributions or consequences" such as a hefty border tax if they d...More..

Al Gore Has 'Extremely Interesting' Meeting With Donald Trump
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Al Gore Has 'Extremely Interesting' Meeting With Donald Trump

He said: "I had a lengthy and very productive session with the President-elect". "It was a honest search for areas of common ground", Mr Gore said. President-elect Donald Trump's children are urging him t...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Security boosted on LA transit stations following threat

Security has been boosted across the Los Angeles metro following an anonymous call by someone threatening to blow up one of the busiest stations in the network, authorities said Monday. "We're working not onl...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Jury in Michael Slager trial says its deadlocked

Jurors twice told a state judge today, their third day of deliberations, that they were deadlocked in the case against ex-North Charleston patrolman Michael Slager , 35. Slager was sacked from the force ...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

EU Mulls Further Sanctions Against North Korea After New UN Resolution

The new U.N. Security Council resolution also imposed additional punitive measures, including a ban on exports of copper, nickel, silver and zinc that provide an additional $100 million per year. The Security C...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Trump summons Romney for 2nd look as staffers squabble

On Tuesday, Trump also chose Georgia Rep. Tom Price to oversee the nation's health care system, picking a fierce "Obamacare" critic who has championed efforts to privatize Medicare. Trump is said to have offe...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Russia's Lavrov says difficult to solve peace treaty issue with Japan

Japan's foreign minister wouldn't disclose the contents of the message. Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida has met Russian President Vladimir Putin in Saint Petersburg. Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and ...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Track Record in Parliament Makes Hofer Suitable for Austria Presidency

Victory by former Green Party leader Alexander Van der Bellen would hearten pro-EU and anti-nationalist leaders alarmed by the growing strength of the right before key national elections next year in France and...More..

After productive talk, Pakistan sending delegation to meet Trump's team
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

After productive talk, Pakistan sending delegation to meet Trump's team

Sources further told that, in the second phase, two senior federal ministers from Pakistan will visit the United States in December and January to meet Trump administration and key members of the government. It...More..

Fog delays over 100 flights at Delhi airport
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Fog delays over 100 flights at Delhi airport

Requesting passengers to bear with the delay in train running as the situation is unavoidable, it said many trains are now being rescheduled and will run on changed timings. It was a cold morning in the nationa...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Melbourne's asthma storm death toll now six

A storm in the Australian city of Melbourne triggered thousands of pollen allergy asthma attacks which killed at least four people and on Thursday was labeled a health emergency of "unprecedented scale". "Whe...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

United Nations urges worldwide community to help protect civilians in eastern Aleppo

President-elect Donald Trump takes office. Despite heavy criticism from the world bodies, Russian Federation has continued its support of the government forces against the Syrian rebels. "The opposition's abi...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Colombia approves FARC peace deal: D-Day has nearly arrived

The peace deal passed the Chamber of Representatives with a 130-0 vote, which followed a unanimous vote in the Senate earlier in the day. President Juan Manuel Santos said the vote provided "landmark backing"...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Mosul's Water Supply Cut Off Amid Fighting

The presence inside the city of an estimated 1 million residents has slowed down the campaign's progress, with the Iraqis and their allies in a US -led coalition avoiding the use of overwhelming power to protec...More..

Trump team struggles for proof of his charge of vote fraud
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Trump team struggles for proof of his charge of vote fraud

Trump claimed that besides winning the Electoral College, he also won the popular vote . The New York businessman won the state by less than 30,000 votes. Elias said Clinton would take the same approach in ...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Jill Stein asks court to delay hearing as Pa. counties mull recount

Stein defended her decision to request a recount in Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania - three traditionally blue swing states that proved critical to Trump's upset victory - in an interview with CNN's An...More..

Mom grabs gun after boy fires shot in classroom
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Mom grabs gun after boy fires shot in classroom

At a news conference Thursday, police Chief Tom Ross told reporters that he initially feared a more tragic outcome. The teen has been charged with five counts of attempted murder in connection with the Novemb...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

UK experts to investigate Colombia crash boxes

We need the help of all clubs and the CBF to pull together a team. Colombian media have released dramatic audio between air traffic controllers and the plane's pilot. "He thought the fuel would last". Homet...More..

Zara and Mike Tindall expecting second child
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Zara and Mike Tindall expecting second child

Queen Elizabeth II is going to be a great-grandmother for the sixth time. Earlier this year, Mia was pictured holding the Queen's famous black handbag when the monarch posed for an Annie Leibovitz photograp...More..

Canadian judge facing removal over rape comments
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Canadian judge facing removal over rape comments

A judge who asked a complainant in a sexual assault trial why she couldn't just keep her knees together should be removed from the bench , an inquiry tasked with probing the matter has concluded. The appellate...More..

Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests: RIA
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests: RIA

He also said that the tests of surface-to-air missiles were being successfully held in the Black Sea area. "No response so far", Sokolov told reporters on the sidelines of the 10th worldwide Transport of Russ...More..

Fiat Scion Arrested After False Report in New York
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Fiat Scion Arrested After False Report in New York

The official wasn't authorized to discuss the ongoing case and spoke on condition of anonymity. A press officer for the NY police department confirmed that Elkann had been charged with issuing a false report on...More..

Pargat Singh, Navjot Kaur Sidhu join Congress
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Pargat Singh, Navjot Kaur Sidhu join Congress

Announcing their entry into the party, Capt Singh said Ms Sidhu and Pargat Singh had chose to join the Congress under the leadership of party president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi. While ...More..

Woman jumps from plane's emergency door after flight lands
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Woman jumps from plane's emergency door after flight lands

The woman then made a break for the terminal building, but was stopped by authorities before the police and the FBI investigated. According to Fox News, a frantic chase ensued between Houston airport person...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Kamala Harris criticizes Trump for selecting Jeff Sessions as the attorney general

Sessions and Pompeo would both require Senate confirmation before assuming their designated roles; Flynn would not. Mr Sessions admitted to making some of those remarks in private conversations but stressed t...More..