Qatari media boss grilled in Fifa graft case

The contract covers the rights to show those tournaments on television in the Middle East and North Africa region. Valcke was FIFA's CEO-like secretary general under then-president Sepp Blatter from 2007 until he was sacked in January 2016. More..

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Journalist Vinod Verma arrested; 500 adult CDs, Rs 2 lakh cash recovered
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Journalist Vinod Verma arrested; 500 adult CDs, Rs 2 lakh cash recovered

According to reports Verma was arrested for allegedly blackmailing Chhattisgarh PWD minister Rajesh Kumar. Verma will be presented before a court in Ghaziabad later today. "A man named Prakash Bajaj had lod...More..

Putin oversees test fire of four nuclear-capable ballistic missiles
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Putin oversees test fire of four nuclear-capable ballistic missiles

Local media reports claimed that the Topol-type ballistic missile was launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in the country's northwest and hit a target on the Kura testing grounds. The launches book-ended the h...More..

CBI to record statements of DySP MK Ganapathi family today
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

CBI to record statements of DySP MK Ganapathi family today

Shortly after the filing of the CID report in September a year ago, George was reinstated as a minister while Prasad was reappointed state intelligence chief and Mohanty was already on central deputation. The l...More..

Kerala 'love jihad' case
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Kerala 'love jihad' case

I might get killed anytime soon. I am sure about this. 'I know my father is getting angry.He hits and kicks me when I walk, ' she said in a video released by a news portal. Eashwar had met the woman and her...More..

Judge refuses to force Trump admin to pay Obamacare subsidies
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Judge refuses to force Trump admin to pay Obamacare subsidies

While the court declined to restore the payments immediately, the lawsuit will proceed, Becerra said in a statement after the ruling. U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria in San Francisco disagreed with the sta...More..

Iraqi forces strike another blow against Daesh in Anbar
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Iraqi forces strike another blow against Daesh in Anbar

Iraqi government forces have launched a military operation to retake the Rawa and al-Qaim districts of Anbar province from Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorists, Kurdish NRT News reported citing A...More..

Gan Plc's (GAN)
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Gan Plc's (GAN) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

The stock's market capitalization is 246.08M. The 12-month price target is 327.00GBX with two analysts rating the stock a strong buy, 1 brokerage rating the stock a buy, one equity analyst rating the company a ...More..

Nick Grimshaw's Radio 1 show gets worst ever listening figures
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Nick Grimshaw's Radio 1 show gets worst ever listening figures

It posted a reach of 9.697m, up 1.2% q-o-q, although still down 1.8% year-on-year. BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra & Asian Network controller Ben Cooper said: "Radio 1 continues to be the most relevant youth brand in th...More..

Full containment of all Northern Calif. wildfires expected Friday
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Full containment of all Northern Calif. wildfires expected Friday

Many people across the world have asked how they can help. Along with more people creating defensible space, brush removal, tree thinning, and prescribed fire in wildland-urban interface areas must continue ...More..

Sabah Khan murdered sister while in affair with her husband
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Sabah Khan murdered sister while in affair with her husband

Sabah Khan, 27, pleaded guilty to murder after slaughtering her 34-year-old sister Saima Khan at the home they shared with family in Luton. Khan bought a large kitchen knife from Tesco and on May 23 past year...More..

Budget meetings reconvene at the state capitol
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Budget meetings reconvene at the state capitol

The House Democratic Caucus joins with Senate Democrats to support an increase to the incentive rate to help put the state's financial future on a more stable path. Though the deal we announced earlier this wee...More..

Koreans Hold 3rd 'Most Powerful' Passport in the World
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Koreans Hold 3rd 'Most Powerful' Passport in the World

Singapore has the world's "most powerful" passport , according to a global ranking topped for the first time by an Asian country with India figuring at 75th position, three notches better than its previous r...More..

Cool day ahead in Lancaster County with frost advisory overnight
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Cool day ahead in Lancaster County with frost advisory overnight

Saturday . A FREEZE WATCH is in effect Friday night into Saturday morning as below freezing temperatures are forecast after midnight Friday night and through 9 o'clock Saturday morning. Plastic is...More..

Cayetano: Trump no intention to skip East Asia Summit
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Cayetano: Trump no intention to skip East Asia Summit

The Philippines said yesterday that the EAS would be held in Manila, not Angeles. Cayetano issued the remark amid reports from worldwide press that Trump was mulling to skip the East Asia Summit, an annual fo...More..

Australia's deputy PM ruled ineligible to sit in Parliament
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Australia's deputy PM ruled ineligible to sit in Parliament

Joyce gave the Coalition government its one seat majority in the house. But two other senators, Nick Xenophon and Matt Canavan , were allowed to remain in parliament. Australia's constitution states that m...More..

Boy, 10, takes family vehicle, leads police on a high-speed chase
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Boy, 10, takes family vehicle, leads police on a high-speed chase

Authorities set up a road block, but the driver would not stop. He got stuck when he tried to re-enter the Ohio Turnpike. Speeds reached 100 miles per hour briefly before the stolen vehicle was slowed with ...More..

Woman found living in Lowell after vanishing 42 years ago
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Woman found living in Lowell after vanishing 42 years ago

But there is no information on her life between August 1975, and the present time, officials say. She had also lived in New Hampshire and New York City nursing homes, according to her medical records ...More..

Iraq announces offensive to retake last Daesh bastion
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Iraq announces offensive to retake last Daesh bastion

A report from the Soufan Group, a security intelligence consultancy based in Washington, D.C., revises down the count for Tunisian foreign fighters in ISIS's ranks from 6,000 at its last count in 2015 to 2,92...More..

Dozens dead after Indonesian fireworks factory explosion
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Dozens dead after Indonesian fireworks factory explosion

Witnesses said there were two explosions, one at around 10 am local time and then another about three hours later, both of which could be heard miles away, media reports said. "I lost so many friends". Indone...More..

Revanth Reddy to Resign for TDP?
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Revanth Reddy to Resign for TDP?

Revanth Reddy will resign immediately if the TDP leadership convenes a meeting upon Naidu's return or in the event of Revanth not being given an immediate appointment with Naidu too. Revanth Reddy had been give...More..

Iranian President, Iraqi PM Hold Talks in Tehran
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Iranian President, Iraqi PM Hold Talks in Tehran

The vote organised by the leadership of autonomous Iraqi Kurdistan in the country's north angered neighbours Turkey and Iran, both fearful of anything that might stoke separatist sentiment among their own lar...More..

Owaisi asks CM Yogi to clean minds of his ministers
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Owaisi asks CM Yogi to clean minds of his ministers

Even so, Yogi found time to give the place a quick sweep, taking a broom starting a "cleanliness drive" at the western gate of Taj Mahal, accompanied by over 500 supporters and locals. The media was not allowed...More..

3 held in Kerala for links with Islamic State
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

3 held in Kerala for links with Islamic State

Kannur: Kerala Police on Thursday arrested two more people with alleged Islamic State relations, taking the total number of arrested people to five in two days, reported ANI . "Going by our investigation he i...More..

Parker to warm up in G
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Parker to warm up in G

The 35-year-old was originally set to return in January but it's looking like a November debut for Parker. He averaged just 10.1 points and 4.5 assists in 25.2 minutes per game while shooting 46.6 percent from ...More..

Verstappen maintains stance on 'undeserved' Austin demotion
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Verstappen maintains stance on 'undeserved' Austin demotion

In a presentation to the media at the Mexican GP, Whiting used video evidence showing different examples of drivers running wide off the track during qualifying and the race last weekend. An unrepentant Max Ve...More..

by | Friday, October 27, 2017

OPCW investigators 'confident' Damascus is to blame for April sarin attack

Upon reviewing the collected evidence and data, Moscow said it tends to believes that the incident could have been staged; and that the deadly chemical agent was detonated on the ground and not on impact from a...More..

New 'hot felon' may raise bail with her good looks
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

New 'hot felon' may raise bail with her good looks

She was booked in the Fresno County Jail on October 23. There were reportedly some 4,000 shares within two days - however, the post is no longer available on the social media platform, possibly due to an ex...More..

Siddaramaiah slams BJP, asks how a President can read state's speech
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Siddaramaiah slams BJP, asks how a President can read state's speech

Karnataka's home minister Ramalinga Reddy said, "Any MLA or MP will be invited to an event happening in his or her constituency". The BJP has opposed the celebrations tooth and nail as it sees Tipu Sultan as...More..

At Least Four Dead as Train Collides With Army Vehicle in Finland
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

At Least Four Dead as Train Collides With Army Vehicle in Finland

The train and one of the vehicles collided, killing three aboard the truck, as well as a passenger on the train, said officials. Defence Minister Jussi Niinistö said relief aid is being offered and flags at...More..