Markram steady as South Africa extend lead

The four-Test series between Australia and South Africa continues to careen from controversy to controversy, with the match at Newlands delivering more ugliness. Instead, he spent over half an hour off the ground as Lyon went on the attack agains... More..

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Consider new sanctions on Iran
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Consider new sanctions on Iran

Merkel spoke with Netanyahu at the world economic conference in Davos last January, when she also cautioned that an American exit would also create a schism in the Western alliance, with the US and Israel on on...More..

Mother Shares Frustration with How Maryland High School Handled Shooting
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Mother Shares Frustration with How Maryland High School Handled Shooting

Authorities are still interviewing people who knew Rollins, the sheriff's office said. She said Jaelynn would be removed from life support during the evening. The high school is closed for the rest of the week ...More..

US gives $2.5 million to help Venezuelans in Colombia: USAID
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

US gives $2.5 million to help Venezuelans in Colombia: USAID

Venezuela's currency, the bolívar, has suffered from hyperinflation as a result of government mismanagement and United States sanctions . Thus the citizens of Venezuela should not suffer much from this ban ...More..

Ramaphosa to lead SA delegation to AU Summit in Rwanda
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Ramaphosa to lead SA delegation to AU Summit in Rwanda

Still, Nigeria will set up a presidential committee to investigate the terms of the agreement. The drivers of this policy initiative, without consulting the relevant stake holders for possible impact assessme...More..

Israel admits it bombed Syrian nuclear site in 2007
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Israel admits it bombed Syrian nuclear site in 2007

Israel on Wednesday acknowledged that it destroyed a Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007, ending a decadelong silence over the airstrikes in what it said was a warning for an increasingly bellicose Iran . Syri...More..

MS agriculture official expected to go to US Senate
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

MS agriculture official expected to go to US Senate

Bryant said. Cochran, a senator since 1978, announced earlier this month that he would vacate his seat on April 1 due to health issues. Cindy Hyde-Smith, a 58-year-old Republican, was elected agriculture ...More..

Judge rules defamation case against Trump may proceed
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Judge rules defamation case against Trump may proceed

Mr Trump has been accused by several women of misconduct, including after the release during the 2016 presidential campaign of an Access Hollywood recording in which he had spoken in vulgar terms about tryi...More..

Stormy Daniels Passed Polygraph Test About Alleged Trump Affair
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Stormy Daniels Passed Polygraph Test About Alleged Trump Affair

The test, requested by "Life and Style" Magazine, showed that Clifford responded "yes" to two separate questions about her sexual encounters with Mr. Avenatti is suing Trump on behalf of Daniels . Daniels co...More..

Sudan, world's last male northern white rhino, dies at Kenyan conservancy
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Sudan, world's last male northern white rhino, dies at Kenyan conservancy

Barbara Durrant, San Diego Zoo Global's Henshaw endowed director of reproductive sciences at the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research . Reuters reports that conservationists previous year put S...More..

John Oliver Attacks Mike Pence Over Harmless Bunny Book
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

John Oliver Attacks Mike Pence Over Harmless Bunny Book

Oliver's satire is about Bundo falling in love with another male bunny - then battling a Pence-esque character so they can get married. To purchase a copy of Oliver's book, you can do so at Amazon and at b...More..

Wendy Williams' Emotional Return, and More Information About Graves' Disease
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Wendy Williams' Emotional Return, and More Information About Graves' Disease

After a 21-day hiatus from her daytime talk show, Wendy Williams , 53, is back and better than ever! Williams also said that in 10 years she had never taken a sick day. She later seemed to take a swipe at me...More..

Damascus Demands Turkish Forces' Immediate Withdrawal From Syrian Lands
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Damascus Demands Turkish Forces' Immediate Withdrawal From Syrian Lands

The group is dominated by the People's Protection Units militia (YPG), which lost control of Afrin this weekend following a Turkish and Syrian rebel offensive. YPG officials have said their focus is on guarante...More..

Lincolnshire schools targeted by hoax bomb threats
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Lincolnshire schools targeted by hoax bomb threats

Police forces from London, Manchester and Humberside said that counter-terrorism colleagues had advised that the threats, which emanated from the USA, were not "credible". The website, VeltPvP.com , is a pla...More..

White House says no more staff changes coming
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

White House says no more staff changes coming

Trump is now comfortable with ousting McMaster, with whom he never personally gelled, but is willing to take time executing the move because he wants to ensure both that the three-star Army general is not humil...More..

President Trump Issues Executive Order Preventing Any US Involvement With Venezuela's Petro
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

President Trump Issues Executive Order Preventing Any US Involvement With Venezuela's Petro

Trump's executive order preventing any US involvement in Caracas's new digital currency applies to USA citizens or anyone operating within the United States using the currency on or after January 9. In respon...More..

Russian presidential election sees 51.9% turnout
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Russian presidential election sees 51.9% turnout

Some Russians have reported being pressured by employers to show up and vote. However, Russians living in Ukraine will not be allowed to participate, after the Ukrainian government barred them from visiti...More..

John Oliver's parody book about gay Pence family rabbit hits No
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

John Oliver's parody book about gay Pence family rabbit hits No

The segment also highlighted Pence's support for the SPLC designated hate group Focus on the Family , whose website has numerous anti-LGBT articles including "When a Loved One Says, "I'm Gay": The Stages...More..

KCR meets Mamata to discuss federal front
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

KCR meets Mamata to discuss federal front

Mamata Banerjee , who had already met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai a year ago, said the federal front was aimed towards development of the country. We made a good beginning today and I am confid...More..

Large retailers urge Trump against China tariffs
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Large retailers urge Trump against China tariffs

Wall-Mart shares closed higher Friday, ahead of a letter sent by the Retail Industry Leaders Association ( RILA ) to the White House, highlighting the potential damage the tariffs U.S. Entities looking to obt...More..

Trump Lawyers Want To Take The Stormy Case Federal
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Trump Lawyers Want To Take The Stormy Case Federal

With the new filing, Trump joined the lawsuit and argued the case should be heard in federal, not state court. Avenatti seemed unfazed by the efforts Harder and Essential Consultants to move the lawsuit from...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Crimea votes for first time in Russian elections

Only diplomats will have access to Russian diplomatic institutions in Ukraine during the Russian presidential election on March 18, whereas other individuals and Russian citizens will not be permitted to enter ...More..

Vladimir Putin wins Russia's presidential election, exit polls suggest
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Vladimir Putin wins Russia's presidential election, exit polls suggest

This is the former KGB officer's fourth presidential term as president but he has been in effective control of the country in one post or another since he emerged from near complete obscurity in 1999. There was...More..

Facebook reviewing whether misused data still in hands of political consultant
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Facebook reviewing whether misused data still in hands of political consultant

And it gathered that data in a matter of months. Senator Rand Paul was asked whether people can trust companies like Facebook in the wake of the report about Cambridge Analytica taking data. voters. Wh...More..

Akhilesh Yadav thanks Mayawati after UP bypolls win
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Akhilesh Yadav thanks Mayawati after UP bypolls win

He also said that the bypoll results send a strong political message in national politics. "This result is a reflection of the anger due to that". This win is a victory of social justice. While Akhilesh Yad...More..