• Last-ball thrilling win takes Nepal to World Cup Qualifiers
Last-ball thrilling win takes Nepal to World Cup Qualifiers

The Kenyan team was seeking to qualify for the ICC World Cup for the first time since 2011 when they were eliminated in the group stages after failing to win a single match. A tie would have seen both Canada and Nepal on seven points each. It was jubilation for Nepal and UAE and heartbreak for Canada and Namibia. Gerhard Erasmus (58) and ...

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  • Hezbollah leader: USA must listen to Lebanon over Israel disputes
Hezbollah leader: USA must listen to Lebanon over Israel disputes

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah threatened Israel's offshore energy projects Friday as he insisted his armed movement is Lebanon's "only" source of leverage in an escalating oil and gas dispute. USA officials have previously tried to mediate the dispute, including most recently by David Satterfield, the US acting assistance secretary of st...

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  • 'South African police issue arrest warrant against Ajay Gupta'
'South African police issue arrest warrant against Ajay Gupta'

Much information circulating is speculative and the operation is described as "ongoing" - but here's what we know so far. South African police launched a search for Ajay Gupta on Thursday after he failed to report to law enforcement officials investigating alleged high-level influence-peddling in Zuma's government involving the Gupta brothers.

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  • Highline College On Lockdown After Reports Of Shooting
Highline College On Lockdown After Reports Of Shooting

The Kent Police Department has said that officers are investigating the reports as an "illegal discharge" and that no injuries have been reported or weapons been recovered. The expelled student today claimed "demon voices" told him to massacre staff and students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Valentine's Day.

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  • Snow and frigid temperatures will make driving hard through the weekend
Snow and frigid temperatures will make driving hard through the weekend

ADDITIONAL DETAILS... Snow and sleet may result in hard travel conditions. Low visibility and hard travel conditions are possible during that time. Forecasters predict 6-8 inches of snow will accumulate in these areas. Winter Storm Watches were posted for much of the area. Wind chill values as low as 20°F. Highs around 40°F. Wind chill values as l...

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  • Germany expects freed journalist to be allowed to leave Turkey
Germany expects freed journalist to be allowed to leave Turkey

But Gabriel vehemently denied any "deal" for Yucel's release as reports emerged suggesting Ankara had its eye on Berlin upgrading its German-made Leopard 2 battle tanks. The arrest of Yucel and around a dozen German citizens, on suspicion of aiding terrorist groups, had been a source of friction between the two countries.

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  • UCL: Ronaldo hits double as Real beat PSG
UCL: Ronaldo hits double as Real beat PSG

The Portugal global plants his left foot as close to the ball as possible making it lift off the ground slightly before striking the ball sweetly with his right foot. PSG dominated on certain phases of the game against Madrid and even took the lead with Rabiot's goal. Zinedine Zidane's side have been flagging domestically, leaving the French...

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  • Indian Army inflicted 20 casualties on the Pakistan Army this year
Indian Army inflicted 20 casualties on the Pakistan Army this year

No casualty or damage was reported on the Indian side. Sources said the Pakistani desperation to increase activities in the Kashmir Valley where a record number of terrorists were killed previous year as the visits of senior officers have increased significantly.

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  • Student arrested after being found with replica gun
Student arrested after being found with replica gun

When the student was located, officers found a black CO2 BB gun, 24 CO2 cylinders, ammunition and a pocket knife, according to a news release . Orlando police said a school resource officer found a replica firearm and knife Thursday in the backpack of a Lake Nona High School student.

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  • British warship to sail through South China Sea
British warship to sail through South China Sea

Foreign ships could pass through those waters but could not fish or extract oil and gas from under the seabed. The Philippines went to the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague in 2013 to question that, among other bones of contention.

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  • Tillerson: Islamic State Yet To Suffer 'Enduring Defeat'
Tillerson: Islamic State Yet To Suffer 'Enduring Defeat'

The West views Russia's efforts for peace in Syria with suspicion, concerned that Moscow is seeking to sideline the United Nations process. The end of major combat operations against Daesh (the so-called IS) does not mean the United States and its allies have achieved an enduring defeat of the militant group, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

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  • Mitt Romney Will Announce Senate Run on Thursday
Mitt Romney Will Announce Senate Run on Thursday

The former businessman, who is expected to be a heavy favorite in the Utah race, has endured more setbacks than victories since he launched his political journey in the early 1990s, following in the footsteps of his parents who ran decades earlier for governor, president and a U.S.

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  • Russia Blocks Navalny's Website After Billionaire Graft Probe
Russia Blocks Navalny's Website After Billionaire Graft Probe

Instagram has blocked posts in Russian Federation relating to corruption claims made by the country's most prominent opposition leader. Navalny said on social media that Roskomnadzor , Russia's communications regulator, had warned him last week it would bar access to his site unless certain material was removed from it to comply with a court o...

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  • Trump proposes to phase out food stamps
Trump proposes to phase out food stamps

The Trump administration hasn't said exactly how families would receive the food boxes, saying states could distribute them through existing partnerships or directly to houses through delivery services. "I recognize the Administration was trying to think outside the box when they put the SNAP program in a box", said Lindsey Haynes-Maslo...

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  • Assault on Kozhikode pregnant woman: CPM leader among 6 arrested
Assault on Kozhikode pregnant woman: CPM leader among 6 arrested

A woman who had lost her baby after being kicked in the stomach last month and seven people allegedly belonging from the CPM have been arrested. A profusely bleeding Sibi was rushed to the Kozhikode Government Medical College Hospital, where she had to undergo an abortion.

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  • Confidante of disgraced South Korean president sentenced to 20 years in jail
Confidante of disgraced South Korean president sentenced to 20 years in jail

Prosecutors originally demanded 25 years in prison for Choi, with a fine of 118.5 billion won (109 million USA dollars) and a forfeit of 7.79 billion won (7.18 million US dollars). This is a heavy sentence bordering on cruelty. "We respect the court's decision, but the result is very regrettable". Choi pleaded not guilty. The scandal, one of th...

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  • Thanks To Trump's Lawyer, Stormy Daniels Is 'Free To Talk'
Thanks To Trump's Lawyer, Stormy Daniels Is 'Free To Talk'

Cohen insisted he paid the cash from his own funds, but did not say why he had done so - reigniting claims it was meant to keep Daniels' quiet about the alleged affair. Cohen "says he made a private transaction and would not say whose privates were transacted on", Kimmel explained. Following initial reports last month that Cohen had made th...

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  • Snowboarder Jamie Anderson wins gold in women's slopestyle
Snowboarder Jamie Anderson wins gold in women's slopestyle

ESPN's prediction: Kingsbury wins the gold, with Murphy sneaking in for bronze. Those qualifying runs had originally been scheduled for Sunday afternoon - but high winds changed that plan. Kendall Coyne gave the US the lead when she scored on a one-timer during a power play, off assists from Hilary Knight and Brianna Decker. If you got a drop in t...

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  • Shots fired after vehicle attempted to enter NSA facility
Shots fired after vehicle attempted to enter NSA facility

The NSA said a vehicle tried to enter the spy agency's campus in Maryland without authorisation. A Fort Meade spokesman confirmed one person had been injured and transported and that a main highway was closed near the facility, a US Army installation about 48 km northeast of Washington.

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  • Pence Calls Out ABC News, Joy Behar for 'Religious Intolerance'
Pence Calls Out ABC News, Joy Behar for 'Religious Intolerance'

Detractors of " The View " are focusing on the fact that ABC News, which claims to be an unbiased broadcast news operation, oversees such a partisan program with one "token" conservative. The blowpoint against Behar's comment was swift. The talk-show panelists pondered what Omarosa's motive was, before Sunny Hostin chimed in, "I think what'...

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