• Dimon's back at it: Bitcoin buyers are
Dimon's back at it: Bitcoin buyers are "stupid"

Tulip bulbs traded for $75,000 or something like that - Who cares about bitcoin? Dimon had lots more to say: He said governments will "crush" the currency one day, mostly by regulated digital currencies out of existence. Even though Dimon said he wouldn't talk about bitcoin anymore, he had an terrible lot to say about the currency, while ...

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  • Nawaz approaches SC against NAB references, urges to halt proceedings
Nawaz approaches SC against NAB references, urges to halt proceedings

While speaking to the media, Minister of State for InteriorTalal Chaudhary dismissed reports that PML-N lawyers had tried to force their way into the court, saying: "PML-N workers did nothing, the incident happened due to overcrowding, that is it".

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  • Kenya boarding school attack leaves six dead
Kenya boarding school attack leaves six dead

A key suspect was a senior at the school who was suspended last week after he was found fighting and vowed to take revenge, Kibunja said. He further expressed deep sorrow at the death young innocent Kenyans at Lokichogio Secondary school in Turkana County.

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  • Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT releases sketches of culprits
Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT releases sketches of culprits

Each sketch took more than 48 hours. File photo of Gauri Lankesh . Stating that his team has no knowledge about who the suspects may be, Singh requested the public to provide information. Though there were allegations that right wing fringe outfits were responsible for her murder which bore an eerie similarity with that of rationalists Govind ...

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  • Violence erupts again in Darjeeling, police personnel killed
Violence erupts again in Darjeeling, police personnel killed

Six AK-47 rifles, one 9mm pistol, 500 rounds of ammunition and bombs had been recovered from the spot, he added. Additional director general of police (Law & Order) Anuj Sharma said, "The GJM has created a blue-print so that the unrest continues in the hills and the peace loving people there cannot lead a normal life".

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  • Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro Sues Trump Administration Over New Contraception Rules
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro Sues Trump Administration Over New Contraception Rules

After President Trump's executive order on health care Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Attorney General Eric Schneiderman reacted to the measure. "Trump's move is unacceptable, cruel and unlawful", Schneiderman said , referring to Trump's announcement earlier on Friday that the United States will no longer subsidize insurance purchased from state-run ex...

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  • People trapped in rubble after Mogadishu blast
People trapped in rubble after Mogadishu blast

A BBC Somali reporter in the area said the hotel, which authorities believe was the target, collapsed after the explosion. "The scene turned deadly very immediately" Ali Abdullahi, a witnesses said, "This is the largest explosion I ever heard".

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  • Donald Trump asks Pittsburgh Penguins co-owner to 'help with NAFTA'
Donald Trump asks Pittsburgh Penguins co-owner to 'help with NAFTA'

In any other year, this would have been a celebration of their accomplishment, and nothing more. The first somewhat puzzling occurrence is that Crosby did not pose for photos with President Donald Trump . And so while the Penguins insisted they were treating this like any other White House visit, perhaps in some subtle ways they weren't. Nobod...

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  • Turkish army tanks in Idlib, monitoring zones established
Turkish army tanks in Idlib, monitoring zones established

At the weekend, reconnaissance teams entered Idlib province as part of an worldwide agreement to establish four de-escalation zones across Syria . Farghali said , "We ought to note the reality that the Turkish army has requested positions opposite the atheist factions (Kurds) with a limited force under the mujahideen's sway, one that in no circum...

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  • President Trump Appoints New Head of DHS
President Trump Appoints New Head of DHS

If confirmed, Ms. Nielsen would replace John F. Kelly, who was homeland security secretary until he left in July to serve as the White House chief of staff and bring discipline and direction to a West Wing plagued by disorganization and infighting.

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  • Paris to ban all diesel cars by 2024, petrol by 2030
Paris to ban all diesel cars by 2024, petrol by 2030

According to French local authorities, Paris has chose to cease all internal combustion engine-powered vehicle sales by 2030, looking to become a carbon-neutral city by 2050. Despite the associated carbon footprint with electric cars-charging electric cars still requires fossil fuels-the overall amount of carbon production associated with elect...

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  • UNESCO President Vote: Audrey Azoulay Head-to-Head with Former Qatari Minister
UNESCO President Vote: Audrey Azoulay Head-to-Head with Former Qatari Minister

The withdrawal occurred before the fourth round of voting for the UNESCO director general position, in which Lebanese national Vera El-Khourey Lacoeuilhe is a candidate. The campaign to succeed UNESCO's outgoing chief Irina Bokova was overshadowed by Washington's announcement Thursday that it planned to withdraw from the Paris-based body after year...

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  • North Korea Refuses to Negotiate
North Korea Refuses to Negotiate

Kim Yo-jong officially became the second most influential woman in North Korea after the wife of the leader of Pyongyang, North Korea's First Lady Ri Sol-ju. Anyone anxious that the United States-North Korea impasse is heading to a nuclear showdown should relax. "We can't let this to go on". "Let's hope that diplomacy works".

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  • China's trade with North Korea slumps as nuclear sanctions bite
China's trade with North Korea slumps as nuclear sanctions bite

A series of earthquakes and landslides near the nuclear test base of North Korea likely mean its sixth blast and the largest explosion makes the region unstable, experts said, while the Punggye-ri nuclear location may not be used for much longer for nuclear weapons tests.

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  • Six people taken to hospital after attempted NC prison escape
Six people taken to hospital after attempted NC prison escape

Unclear how many inmates set the fire to try to escape. The public safety page has since indicated the facility is under lockdown and that the situation is under control . According to the local school district, an elementary school middle school and high school were placed on lockout for a brief period. "The DPS family is devastated...

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  • Trump Addresses Values Voter Summit For First Time As President
Trump Addresses Values Voter Summit For First Time As President

But it was not only the Gorsuch nomination, but the "150 other conservative court nominees" Trump appointed who will "turn back this country to its roots". As we approach the end of the year-you know, we're getting near that handsome Christmas season that people don't talk about anymore. People are saying "Merry Christmas" again, he said, instead...

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  • Sen. Susan Collins rules out running for governor of Maine
Sen. Susan Collins rules out running for governor of Maine

Instead, Collins said she will remain in the Senate at least until her current term ends in 2020. Amid a broader critique of the secretive process Republicans used in their failed attempts to repeal Obamacare earlier this year, Collins decried that "the Senate Republican health care bills were drafted behind closed doors - by the way it was a...

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  • Nagaland observe global day of the Girl Child
Nagaland observe global day of the Girl Child

In humanitarian emergencies, gender-based violence often increases, subjecting girls to sexual and physical violence, child marriage , exploitation and trafficking". Addressing the ceremony organised by Pakistan Girl Guides Association and two NGOs, the minister assured that the government was serious to include women protection laws and other pro...

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  • PSG president faces criminal investigation
PSG president faces criminal investigation

Khelaifi, the chief executive officer of beIN Media Group LLC , a television network in Qatar, is suspected of bribing Jerome Valcke , formerly the Federation Internationale de Football Association general secretary, prosecutors said Thursday in a statement .

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  • Airbnb guest says secret camera definitely caught him walking around naked
Airbnb guest says secret camera definitely caught him walking around naked

He removed the device and found a microphone and camera hidden inside. They called the cops, who searched the property and discovered a second hidden camera in another room. "As soon as we were made aware, we permanently banned this individual from our community and fully supported the affected guests". Police are skeptical about Natt's claim t...

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