Uber Selling Southeast Asian Business to Regional Rival Grab

Media practitioner Suzy Zarei, who is also a part-time Grab driver, said most Uber drivers are likely to happily shift over to Grab as the business structure is more driver-friendly. Responding to queries, an Uber spokesperson said: "Employees ac... More..

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Israeli prime minister Netanyahu rushed to hospital
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Israeli prime minister Netanyahu rushed to hospital

Benjamin Netanyahu has fallen ill as he faces accusations of bribery, fraud and breach of public trust in his own country. Netanyahu's personal physician believes the prime minister had not fully recovered fr...More..

Holocaust survivor killed in Paris during anti-Semitic attack
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Holocaust survivor killed in Paris during anti-Semitic attack

The Representative Council of Jewish Institutions of France called for a "white march" in Knoll's memory on Wednesday as an expression of compassion not just from the Jewish community, but from all of France. A...More..

What Justice?: White Cops Who Murdered Alton Sterling Won't Be Charged
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

What Justice?: White Cops Who Murdered Alton Sterling Won't Be Charged

The two officers involved in the shooting ultimately went on to stand trial, and today, CNN has revealed that no charges will be filed. Landry initiated the state's investigation after the federal Justice D...More..

by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expels Russian diplomats after Salisbury nerve agent attack

He said the move was intended the show Vladimir Putin's regime "that there are costs and consequences for its unacceptable and risky pattern of behaviour". May told lawmakers on Tuesday that Britain's interior ...More..

'Suspicious packages' prompt investigations at DC area military installations
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'Suspicious packages' prompt investigations at DC area military installations

The package was eventually rendered safe and no injuries were reported . At least two DC-area military facilities were sent suspicious packages, one confirmed to contain explosive material, the Army said o...More..

United States adds citizenship question to 2020 census; AG Maura Healey will sue
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

United States adds citizenship question to 2020 census; AG Maura Healey will sue

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday that the decision was made by the Commerce Department and would help preserve voting rights. Here is an op ed written by State Attorney General Xav...More..

'North Korean train' in Beijing fuels rumours of Kim Jong-un visit
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'North Korean train' in Beijing fuels rumours of Kim Jong-un visit

China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was "not aware of the situation" when asked whether a North Korean official had arrived in the country. "At a possibly historic moment, before the start of a drama...More..

Former Oriole Albert Belle reportedly arrested at spring training game
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Former Oriole Albert Belle reportedly arrested at spring training game

Police also report that Belle showed signs of intoxication. Belle was booked on charges of indecent exposure, driving under the influence and extreme driving under the influence. During that span he was nam...More..

German court orders Catalan separatist Puigdemont held in custody
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

German court orders Catalan separatist Puigdemont held in custody

Spanish state prosecutor said it was in contact with its German counterparts to carry out its request to extradite Puigdemont to Spain, where he faces charges including rebellion that could put him in prison fo...More..

Rebels ready to withdraw from Damascus' eastern Douma district: state media
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Rebels ready to withdraw from Damascus' eastern Douma district: state media

Jaish al-Islam is also now negotiating with Russian Federation over the future of the area and the people in it. The area had been the last rebel stronghold close to the capital Damascus. On Monday, a convoy of...More..

Mexico official: Iowa family died from water heater gas leak
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Mexico official: Iowa family died from water heater gas leak

The state attorney general's office in the state of Quintana Roo said investigators were still trying to determine what kind of gas was involved. A candlelight vigil will be held on Sunday for the Sharp fami...More..

Riyadh intercepts Yemen-launched missiles, Egyptian dies
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Riyadh intercepts Yemen-launched missiles, Egyptian dies

Millions of Yemenis live under threat of mass starvation and disease, at the mercy of combatants who have sometimes cut off food and medical supplies. The barrage will likely spark new criticism of Iran's role ...More..

Married Teacher Allegedly Performed Oral Sex On 13-Year-Old In School
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Married Teacher Allegedly Performed Oral Sex On 13-Year-Old In School

It came to an end when the parents of the boy discovered the text messages through an app they had installed to monitor his phone, the report noted. "I want you every day with no time limit". The daughter repor...More..

Rockford man arrested after attempting to disarm a police officer
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Rockford man arrested after attempting to disarm a police officer

Judge Thad Balkman accepted Watson's plea and sentenced him to 10-years in prison with a two-year judicial review. The officer fired his weapon striking the dog one time. Those who wish to remain anonymous may ...More..

Car Bomb Kills 5 In Mogadishu
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Car Bomb Kills 5 In Mogadishu

The auto bomb went off after security personnel stopped a suspicious vehicle at one of several checkpoints erected along a road leading to the parliament and presidential palace, senior police captain Mohamed H...More..

Rain, show showers possible beginning Sunday evening in Billings
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Rain, show showers possible beginning Sunday evening in Billings

Highs today will be much warmer than yesterday, but still a bit on the cool side only reaching the upper 40s. A slight chance of rain and snow will develop Sunday evening in the Billings area, while significa...More..

Trump says 'many lawyers' want to represent him over Russian Federation claims
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Trump says 'many lawyers' want to represent him over Russian Federation claims

A former federal prosecutor, Joseph DiGenova , and his wife, Victoria Toensing, agreed last week to help represent the USA leader. US President Donald Trump said Sunday that many lawyers would like to re...More..

Texas Rep: Bombing suspect called himself a 'psychopath' in confessions
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Texas Rep: Bombing suspect called himself a 'psychopath' in confessions

On the recording, Conditt described six bombs he claimed to have constructed and identified differences between each device, according to Manley. McCaul reported that Conditt had used "exotic batteries" that ...More..

United States budget deal signed after govt shutdown threat
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

United States budget deal signed after govt shutdown threat

But he added, the omnibus bill was important because it boosted defence spending by $60 billion over previous year, including pay hikes for the troops. "As the president noted, today we received the largest mil...More..

Trump's Head Lawyer In Mueller's Russia Investigation Resigns
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Trump's Head Lawyer In Mueller's Russia Investigation Resigns

According to CNN , Dowd said the following about his departure. The head of President Donald Trump's legal team fighting against the special counsel's investigation quit Thursday after months of specula...More..

The Kremlin denies poisoned ex-double agent wrote to Putin for pardon
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

The Kremlin denies poisoned ex-double agent wrote to Putin for pardon

Meanwhile, Sergey and Yulia Skripal remain in a stable but critical condition. According to Timoshkov, Skripal did not see himself as a "traitor". The incident has caused a major diplomatic row, with the Eu...More..

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students arrested
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students arrested

Zachary Cruz had a bond hearing Tuesday, and a judge set bond at $500,000. Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie tweeted out, "Security at Marjory Stoneman Douglas continues to be an urgent priority f...More..

Defroand 'delighted' to get Commonwealth Games call
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Defroand 'delighted' to get Commonwealth Games call

Batra, instead, wanted to know how many officials are going from the ministry and the Sports Authority of India, considering they would be doing so using public money. The chief coach had to supervise MC Mary...More..

Thoughts from a student on 'March for Our Lives' day
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Thoughts from a student on 'March for Our Lives' day

Gonzalez began her speech on Saturday by recounting the shooting at her school. Because for nearly half her life, Lauren has been a survivor, too. "For the first time , the corrupt aren't controlling our stor...More..