• No. 17 Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech: 3 keys for the Hokies
No. 17 Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech: 3 keys for the Hokies

The Yellow Jackets stumbled and lost at the finish against Tennessee, Miami and Virginia. Sure, the Hokies held the Yellow Jackets under their season average, but that doesn't excuse the fact that they essentially didn't have to worry about the pass and were still gashed on the ground.

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  • Geelani lashes out at Abdullah for dismissing independent Kashmir talk
Geelani lashes out at Abdullah for dismissing independent Kashmir talk

All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) has said that India was carrying out brutal oppression against the Kashmiri people to suppress their freedom struggle. "Those who are talking about Azadi are wrong", Abdullah said. Causing an uproar about how India betrayed Kashmir, Abdullah said, "India betrayed us".

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  • PCB chairman announces new dates for West Indies tour to Pakistan
PCB chairman announces new dates for West Indies tour to Pakistan

Windies are set to play a three-match Twenty20 series in Pakistan in March and April next year, it was announced on Saturday. Earlier, the tour, which was due to take place in November, was postponed due to adverse weather conditions in Lahore.

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  • Saudi Arabia urges urgent Arab League meeting on Iran
Saudi Arabia urges urgent Arab League meeting on Iran

Tehran expects Paris to remain "realistic, fair and farsighted" when it comes to the sensitive developments in the Middle East and the Persian Gulf regions , Qassemi underlined. Paris is a signatory to the Iran nuclear deal, which was also signed by five other major powers, namely the US, Britain, Russia and China plus Germany, to roll back Tehran...

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  • Penn State players help assistant propose to girlfriend after Rutgers win
Penn State players help assistant propose to girlfriend after Rutgers win

For Rutgers , they now drop to 4-6 overall and 3-4 in the conference. Hidden statistic: Rutgers went seven straight possessions, from early in the second quarter until five minutes were left in the game, without a first down. Barkley, who looked like the Heisman favorite just three weeks ago, had little room to run behind an offensive line wit...

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  • Israeli Forces Shoot Down Drone on Syrian Border - IDF
Israeli Forces Shoot Down Drone on Syrian Border - IDF

Both Iranian and Hezbollah forces have been backing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the Syrian civil war. But he stressed that Israel is not a party to the agreement and will defend its interests. The aim of these threats is to face the new realities. The reason is of course obvious, and it's that the Syrian regime no longer has military capabi...

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  • Xi Jinping: China to Maintain Peace in the South China Sea
Xi Jinping: China to Maintain Peace in the South China Sea

Protesters shout slogans during a protest against US President Donald Trump's visit at the Philippine International Convention Centre in Manila November 11, 2017. The Philippines has historically been the United States' strongest ally in the region. The comments came ahead of an Association of South-east Asian Nations (ASEAN) meeting in Manila,...

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  • Andhra Pradesh: Boat capsizes in Krishna river, 11 killed
Andhra Pradesh: Boat capsizes in Krishna river, 11 killed

They all belonged to Prakasam and Nellore districts. According to IANS , there were 38 tourists on the boat belonging to a private operator. The boat began shaking while attempting to turn towards Pavitra Sangamam after leaving the Ferry and subsequently turned turtle, trapping the passengers underneath it.

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  • President Trump Strikes Back at 'Short and Fat' Kim Jong Un
President Trump Strikes Back at 'Short and Fat' Kim Jong Un

North Korea yesterday slammed US President Donald Trump's "warmonger" Asia tour, saying it would only accelerate Pyongyang's push for a full-fledged nuclear deterrent. "Might be a unusual thing to happen but it's certainly a possibility", Trump said during a press conference with Vietnam's president, adding that it would be "very, every nice if it ...

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  • 7.2 magnitude earthquake kills at least 30 in Iran
7.2 magnitude earthquake kills at least 30 in Iran

In the province of Sulaimaniyah, located in Iraq's Kurdistan region, residents ran out onto the streets at the time of the quake and some property damage was recorded, an AFP reporter said. The US Geological Survey ( USGS ) said the quake measured a magnitude of 7.3 at a shallow depth of 33 kilometres, while an Iraqi meteorology official put its ma...

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  • Trump vows support to Japan against North Korea
Trump vows support to Japan against North Korea

He served Trump a lot of delicious food but in return all he got was being forced to promise to buy more weapons, ' wrote @iampeppar on Twitter. And you call this best friend LOL?' At an afternoon news conference with Abe in Tokyo , Trump declared, "the era of strategic patience is over", and promised to counter "the risky aggressions" of the co...

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  • George Takei Says Alleged Sexual Abuse 'Simply Did Not Occur'
George Takei Says Alleged Sexual Abuse 'Simply Did Not Occur'

Takei, who is now traveling in Japan and Australia, denied Brunton's claims in a Twitter thread Saturday morning, saying, "I want to assure you all that I am as shocked and bewildered at these claims as you must feel reading them". "I do not know why he has claimed them now". "I want to assure you all that I am as shocked and bewildered at th...

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  • Matthew Weiner Accused of Sexual Harassment
Matthew Weiner Accused of Sexual Harassment

It was extremely satisfying, ' said Gordon of her initial excitement. At the time, her departure from the show sparked speculation in industry circles as well as at Deadline , which reported that a source said there was nothing illicit in Gordon and Weiner's relationship.

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  • Saudi Arabia launches military strikes on Yemeni capital
Saudi Arabia launches military strikes on Yemeni capital

The coalition tightened its blockade on Yemen after the rebels fired a missile last weekend that was intercepted near the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Witnesses said the number of casualties may rise as wounded are pulled from the rubble. The United Nations, along with dozens of other aid groups, are raising alarm at the blockade imposed on Yemen by ...

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  • PH values friendship with China 'more than anything else' - Duterte
PH values friendship with China 'more than anything else' - Duterte

Why?" "For Russia, just a small window where we can start exporting our products there". "I want to pass on words of thanks from the Philippine people for the timely aid that Russian Federation provided by giving us trucks and weapons", Duterte said on November 10 as the two met on the sidelines of the APEC summit in Danang, Vietnam.

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  • No odd-even without exemptions, says Delhi government
No odd-even without exemptions, says Delhi government

It also asked the Delhi government to explain why women and two-wheelers have been exempted from the odd-even scheme. The Delhi cabinet went into a huddle and reached a consensus that given the load it would put on Delhi's transport system and pose a threat to women's security, it would not be feasible to go ahead , As Reported By TOI .

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  • IS Militants Recapture Syrian Town Near Iraqi Border
IS Militants Recapture Syrian Town Near Iraqi Border

While ISIS forces have mostly abandoned towns and cities in favor of fleeing into the desert to return to insurgency, they appear to want to keep Abu Kamal contested for now, and there are even reports from Hezbollah that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may be in the area .

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  • SA to mark Veterans Day with ceremonies, concerts, parade
SA to mark Veterans Day with ceremonies, concerts, parade

For the 76th year, Charleston residents will honor those who served in the armed forces at city's Veterans Day Parade , which is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m.in the cemetery's gazebo. The keynote speaker will be former Navy SEAL Rob Foley. A wreath will be placed at the Boots and Rifle monument in honor ...

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  • USA warships cause fresh tension in Korea Peninsula
USA warships cause fresh tension in Korea Peninsula

Trump said in a speech at South Korea's parliament Wednesday, "Currently stationed in the vicinity of this peninsula are the three largest aircraft carriers in the world loaded to the maximum with magnificent F-35 and F-18 fighter jets". Navy's unique capability to operate multiple carrier strike groups as a coordinated strike force effort. In l...

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  • Did China just open its financial sector to foreign investment?
Did China just open its financial sector to foreign investment?

The undertaking was confirmed in a press release authorised by China's State Council today, indicating that it has been approved at the highest level. "It shows that after the 19th party congress, the new leadership is still committed to financial liberalisation and opening up", Jianguang Shen, chief economist at Mizuho Securities Asia in Hong Kong...

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