• New Delhi's toxic smog causing 'panic,' could hit 'Brand India'
New Delhi's toxic smog causing 'panic,' could hit 'Brand India'

On Sunday alone, readings of respirable air pollutants, PM 2 .5 and PM 10, alarmingly exceeded nearly 10 times the maximum safe level. Dave has called an emergency meeting of environment ministers of Delhi and neighbouring states tomorrow.

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  • FBI Reports Increase in Hate Crimes in 2015
FBI Reports Increase in Hate Crimes in 2015

Hate crimes against Muslims spiked 67 percent from 2014 to 2015. According to The Southern Poverty Law Center , most of the reports of post-election discrimination have been targeting immigrants and blacks, with the LGBTQ and Muslim communities also receiving increased harassment.

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  • Spain's evergreen Aduriz praised ahead of England friendly
Spain's evergreen Aduriz praised ahead of England friendly

Spain's friendly against England at Wembley on Tuesday presents an ideal opportunity to measure the team's progress under new head coach Julen Lopetegui, midfielder Sergio Busquets said on Monday. The interim England boss has announced that Joe Hart will keep his place between the sticks for tomorrow night's prestigious but largely irrelevant f...

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  • Minnesota Man Gets 15 Years in Islamic State Case
Minnesota Man Gets 15 Years in Islamic State Case

District Court in Minnesota, Ahmed was sentenced to 15 years in prison for charges connected to a plot to join the Islamic State group in Syria. "I won't let you down, your honor", Yusuf replied. Davis told Ahmed he appreciated his frankness, then said: "There is an opening for you", displaying a small space with his fingers. Musse, Ahmed and...

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  • President Buhari Attends Climate Change Conference In Morocco
President Buhari Attends Climate Change Conference In Morocco

Xie Zhenhua, China's special representative on climate change affairs, addresses the opening ceremony of high-level forum on "South-South Cooperation on Climate Change" during COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco, Nov. Over the past few years, developing countries have been making relatively greater efforts than industrialised nations to control GHG emiss...

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  • USA will be 'rogue' state if it ditches climate accord: United Nations envoy
USA will be 'rogue' state if it ditches climate accord: United Nations envoy

US State Secretary John Kerry will travel on November 15-16 to Morocco to participate in the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Over the past few years, developing countries have been making relatively greater efforts than industrialised nations to control GHG emissions. In comments ...

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  • Assange questioning in London ends after two days
Assange questioning in London ends after two days

The Obama administration said it was confident Russian Federation was behind the hacks, and Ecuador temporarily cut off Assange's Internet access in the embassy in response to his activities. The Australian native is wanted in Sweden on an allegation of rape, but he fears that officials there would extradite him to the USA to face prosecution over ...

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  • China weakens yuan to 8-year low
China weakens yuan to 8-year low

Since Donald Trump won the USA presidential election last week, Beijing has allowed the yuan to tumble. The unit has reached a series of six-year lows in recent weeks in the face of a greenback rising on expectations of sharper U.S. "China's global investment position shows that there is still a lot of capital that could leave", he said in a no...

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  • NextEra commissions 485MW solar energy centers in California, US
NextEra commissions 485MW solar energy centers in California, US

In addition to generating clean, sustainable energy , the project expansion will spur local employment opportunities and increase local and state tax revenue. By prioritizing development in designated "low-conflict areas" where there is general agreement about development, the rule should make the permitting process more efficient while protecti...

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  • Demonetisation: Congress, TMC to plan united protest against govt in Parliament
Demonetisation: Congress, TMC to plan united protest against govt in Parliament

If a united Opposition decides to create chaos in the Houses, it may be hard for the NDA government to pass the GST bill in the winter session of Parliament. He also urged the NDA allies to go to the public and explain its benefits in the long run in curbing corruption and black money. He said Opposition leaders would meet again Tuesday because som...

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  • State of emergency 'to be extended'
State of emergency 'to be extended'

He elaborated saying: "Besides, this state of emergency device allows us to make arrests, administrative checks which are effective". Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of the Paris terrorist attacks that killed 130 people. He pointed to new anti-terror legislation brought in after the attacks in Paris a year ago, and said that authorities wer...

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  • Release clause in De Gea's Man Utd contract revealed
Release clause in De Gea's Man Utd contract revealed

If the Spanish giants were to pay such a figure to land De Gea , it would make him the most expensive goalkeeper in history, eclipsing the €53 million that brought Gianluigi Buffon to Juventus from Parma in 2001-valued at £33 million at the time.

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  • Russia's MiG-29 jet crashes in Mediterranean Sea, pilot ejects
Russia's MiG-29 jet crashes in Mediterranean Sea, pilot ejects

In a statement issued at that time, the Russian navy said the voyage was "to ensure naval presence in the important areas of the World Ocean". The flotilla has sparked concern from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation that it would be used to take part in air strikes on Syria .

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  • Kellyanne Conway tells Sen. Harry Reid to be 'very careful'
Kellyanne Conway tells Sen. Harry Reid to be 'very careful'

It's time really for President Obama and Secretary Clinton to say to these protesters, 'This man is our president'". "We owe him an open mind and the chance to lead", said Clinton. Trump, who has branded her "Crooked Hillary" and called for her to be jailed, responded with a graciousness he had seldom shown on the election trail.

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  • Collection week for Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts
Collection week for Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts

Collection hours are Monday to Friday (Nov. 14-18) 10 a.m.to noon and 3-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (Nov. 20-21) 1-5 p.m. Monday (Nov. 21): 10 a.m.to noon and 3-5 p.m. In Cambodia, where the average income is $2/day, the box and its contents represent a symbol of love from people they don't know. Wed, Nov. 16: 6 p.m.

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  • Third Night Of Protests In US Cities Over Trump's Election
Third Night Of Protests In US Cities Over Trump's Election

Protesters marched up Fifth Avenue from Union Square and then congregated behind heavily policed barriers outside Trump Tower. Garfield High School students were seen holding signs and flags as they marched through East Los Angeles . Among the marchers, people from out of state joined the protest too, such as mother and daughter from North Carol...

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  • Georgia Father Guilty of Murder in Hot Car Death
Georgia Father Guilty of Murder in Hot Car Death

He told police he forgot to drop the child off at day care and drove straight to work. The jury found him guilty on eight counts in total. During the five-week trial, prosecutors argued that Harris intentionally left his son to die in a locked SUV outside his office.

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  • S. Korea prosecutors likely to question president
S. Korea prosecutors likely to question president

The scandal comes as South Korea , Asia's fourth largest economy, faces slumping exports and high unemployment amid rising nuclear and missile threats from North Korea. "I have already instructed Blue House secretary's office and security office to fully co-operate with the prosecutor's investigation", said Park. The prosecutors are investigatin...

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  • Transition: Obama, Trump to meet at White House
Transition: Obama, Trump to meet at White House

But they did reportedly have a "friendship break" during the election campaign. Serving in that more traditional spousal role was Trump's daughter, Ivanka . She also has own fashion brand, with the motto #womenwhowork. So, a demagogue is becoming president and bringing his third wife with him to the White House .

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  • Nigel Farage, Donald Trump Meet, Discuss US-UK Relationship
Nigel Farage, Donald Trump Meet, Discuss US-UK Relationship

When Trump spoke to May last week he said he looks forward to having the same close relationship enjoyed by past premiers Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher, a Downing Street spokesperson said. There were, however, deals to be pursued: "We are living now in Brexit Britain ", Mr Farage said. Nigel Farage is the only European politician invited...

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