• Nobel prize victor Malala visits former home in Pakistan
Nobel prize victor Malala visits former home in Pakistan

She burst into tears as she entered her old house, and her mother and father wept as well, a friend of Malala's who was present told RFE/RL. The 20-year-old also thanked the Army and government for the role they played in her return to the county, adding that without them this would not have been possible.

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  • Three Iranian match officials to feature at Russian Federation 2018
Three Iranian match officials to feature at Russian Federation 2018

Since 1938, at least one referee from United Kingdom has officiated at every World Cup tournament. Brych has also officiated games at the 2014 World Cup and Euro 2016. The 41-year-old became a Federation Internationale de Football Association referee in 2008. The VAR system will be used at the World Cup for the first time.

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  • What's next for March for Our Lives?
What's next for March for Our Lives?

Reilly and Doumbia, however, believes that the problem is a systemic one which can be addressed at a voting booth. Jacqueline Singletary, a 31-year old mother of three, boarded the bus alone Saturday morning. Bernstein, along with other Northwestern students, participated in the March for Our Lives on Saturday. "I personally feel like I can't...

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  • Kevin Durant explains his increase in technical fouls this season
Kevin Durant explains his increase in technical fouls this season

With Stephen Curry probably out until at least the Western Conference semifinals with a left MCL sprain, the Warriors figure to lean on Durant, Green and Thompson through the first round of the playoffs. "I got fouled and told 'em how I felt about it, and they kicked me out", he said. "I don't know exactly for him what took place on that play"....

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  • AIADMK to stage fast across State on April 3 for Cauvery board
AIADMK to stage fast across State on April 3 for Cauvery board

However, the State government had said it would wait till the deadline. Tamil Nadu and neighbouring Karnataka have disagreed over the structure and powers of the body to be formed, with the court order merely using the word "scheme" and not mentioning " Cauvery Management Board " specifically.

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  • Russian Federation says it has tested a new nuclear missile
Russian Federation says it has tested a new nuclear missile

An article announcing the latest launch in the defense ministry publication, Red Star, said the rocket had been tested in its pre-launch and first stage of flight phases. As with the other weapons he unveiled in his speech, Putin hailed the Sarmat as rendering ineffective even the most advanced missile defense systems that the United States mig...

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  • Mega Millions jackpot tops US$500 million for only fourth time
Mega Millions jackpot tops US$500 million for only fourth time

Numbers have been drawn for a giant lottery jackpot of at least $521 million. The drawing takes place at 10:59 p.m. and will be televised on WABC-7 and Fox 29 in New York City and Philadelphia, respectively. The odds of a ticket matching five numbers and the Mega Ball are 302,575,350 to 1. With a historic $521 million on the line, you can't b...

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  • Texas woman jailed for five years for 'accidental' voter fraud
Texas woman jailed for five years for 'accidental' voter fraud

Crystal Mason, 43, a mother of two, was released from prison after serving nearly three years for a tax fraud conviction in 2011, the Star-Telegram reported. In 2017, a Mexican woman with a green card was sentenced to eight years in prison for claiming to be a US citizen on her ballot. Although her ballot was later flagged, Mason wasn't told that h...

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  • Shah tells Siddaramaiah his time has come to an end
Shah tells Siddaramaiah his time has come to an end

BJP state unit's General Secretary Ravi Kumar said in his complaint to the election panel that Siddaramaiah had given a "bribe" of Rs 2,000 each to two women who welcomed him during a visit in Chamundeshwari Assembly segment in Mysuru on Thursday.

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  • State Dept. wants to ask visa applicants for social media info
State Dept. wants to ask visa applicants for social media info

Unsurprisingly this move will no doubt raise some eyebrows amongst privacy advocates, plus there might be some who will argue that this could be used against them to prevent legal immigration to the US. The social media platforms covered in the proposal include US-based entities such as Instagram, LinkedIn, Reddit and YouTube. "It's not that you ...

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  • Saudi Crown Prince says American troops should remain inside Syria
Saudi Crown Prince says American troops should remain inside Syria

Amnesty International has also said the human rights situation has "deteriorated markedly" since Mohammed bin Salman took over as crown prince. He warned that a direct confrontation between Riyadh and Tehran looms in the next 10-15 years if Iran's terror networks and proxies like Hezbollah and the Houthis continue to sow discord in the Mi...

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  • Egypt's Sisi re-elected with almost 92% of votes
Egypt's Sisi re-elected with almost 92% of votes

Turnout of 47 percent in that year's election was sharply higher than this year's 40 percent despite appeals from Prime Minister Sherif Ismail for voters to fulfil their patriotic duty. Sisi is expected to win over 92 percent of votes, the state media said. Supporters of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sissi drive a pickup truck bearing his po...

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  • 'Roseanne' Revival Renewed By ABC For Season 11
'Roseanne' Revival Renewed By ABC For Season 11

Roseanne returned to TV this week after a 20 year absence, and shockingly garnered huge ratings . She said some women who supported Trump do work, but they can still have a degree of inadequacy. "I thought that this was an important thing to say at this time ". "And it was just a friendly conversation about working and television and ratin...

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  • GoFundMe Page Collects Nearly $500000 for Ex-FBI Deputy Director's Legal Fees
GoFundMe Page Collects Nearly $500000 for Ex-FBI Deputy Director's Legal Fees

McCabe denies he was dishonest, and plans to fight the loss of benefits. Ousted FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is lawyering up in anticipation of upcoming legal action, and it looks like he'll have more than enough help paying the bills.

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  • For starters: Lineups for Rays vs. Red Sox
For starters: Lineups for Rays vs. Red Sox

He went 0-6 over his first 15 starts last season, including a pair of losses at Boston in which he surrendered 10 runs on 13 hits over 10.2 innings. Chris Sale didn't have his best stuff, and he was still dominant in the season opener. Rafael Devers knocked in the only run Price needed on a single up the middle in the top of the seventh, Matt ...

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  • Coburn rips Oklahoma House leaders for passing tax hike
Coburn rips Oklahoma House leaders for passing tax hike

Many GOP-led states are feeling the pushback after years of tax cuts that have slashed funding for core government services such as public schools, said Lily García, president of the NEA , the 3-million member teachers's union. "We definitely want to acknowledge what a historic event has occurred and express some gratitude to the 75 percent of...

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  • Another big quake strikes off Papua New Guinea
Another big quake strikes off Papua New Guinea

Earlier on Monday, the US Geological Survey said a seven-magnitude quake struck off Papua New Guinea. "It was felt as far away as Kokopo (150 kilometres from the epicentre)", Geoscience Australia seismologist Spiro Spiliopoulos told AFP of the tremor.

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  • Security Row Erupts Over Pakistan Prime Minister's US Trip
Security Row Erupts Over Pakistan Prime Minister's US Trip

A Times of India report published Tuesday evening said the treatment given to Pakistan's prime minister was "an "indignity" that has enraged the Pakistani media amid reports that the Trump administration is considering imposing visa bans and other sanctions on individuals in the Pakistani government".

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  • Poland signs $4.75 billion deal for US Patriot missile system facing Russia
Poland signs $4.75 billion deal for US Patriot missile system facing Russia

Deliveries of the Raytheon-manufactured system are scheduled to begin in 2022. On NATO's eastern flank, Poland is upgrading its defence systems and modernising its military to reach the highest Western standards after Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.

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  • EC sets up panel to probe Tweet row on Karnataka poll schedule
EC sets up panel to probe Tweet row on Karnataka poll schedule

Yeddyurappa. But over the period of four years of his rule, the Modi wave is gradually fading away. "May 18 was the date before which election shall be completed", sources added. Yeddyurappa has urged voters to participate in the election process. There have been allegations that EVM machines can be tampered and hence the people of Karnata are an...

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