• British Airways Plane Evacuated In Paris For Security Reasons
British Airways Plane Evacuated In Paris For Security Reasons

Anderson detailed the ordeal on Twitter and said the pilot was "extremely calm and composed" and handled the possible threat "wonderfully". "Apparently an individual has made a direct threat to this aircraft". Authorities later cleared the flight for takeoff after completing security checks, the French national police said. "We were told they...

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  • United Kingdom threat level remains at critical: minister
United Kingdom threat level remains at critical: minister

On Sunday, Scotland Yard said that a 21-year-old man had been arrested in Hounslow, south-west London , shortly before midnight. The Home Secretary said the Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC), which determines the terror threat level, had decided that "sufficient progress" has been made in the Parsons Green investigation to lower the threa...

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  • Four US tourists attacked with acid outside train station in France
Four US tourists attacked with acid outside train station in France

The city is just over three hours away from Paris by train. "It appears that the students are fine, considering the circumstances, though they may require additional treatment for burns", said Nick Gozik, director of BC's Office of International Programs.

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  • Army kills over 30 Burundian refugees in DRC
Army kills over 30 Burundian refugees in DRC

The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General Congo, Maman Sidikou, in a statement said that he condemned the acts of violence perpetrated in Kamanyola. Kamanyola hosts 2,005 refugees and asylum-seekers from Burundi, most of whom arrived in 2015. Of the people killed in Friday's clashes, 15 were women, the commander of the Pakistani batt...

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  • Colts To Start Jacoby Brissett In Week 2
Colts To Start Jacoby Brissett In Week 2

Hilton said. The ball kicks off at 1:00 PM EST in Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis , Indiana. Indianapolis has been rocked by injuries and Luck's timetable to return is still fuzzy. "He's been here (more than) a week, so getting to know him is as important as him getting to know the playbook. I just want to win". "And, at the end of the day, we...

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  • Hamas makes move toward Palestinian reconciliation
Hamas makes move toward Palestinian reconciliation

Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas's western-backed Palestine Authority, which is controlled by Fatah , fought a war with Hamas over Gaza in 2007, which led to Hamas taking over. Fatah official Azzam al-Ahmad said the Abbas group would hold talks with Hamas to work out details of the pact. Gaza's economy is in tatters and residents of the...

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  • B'desh begins building 14000 shelters for Rohingya refugees
B'desh begins building 14000 shelters for Rohingya refugees

The Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar have long faced severe discrimination and were the target of violence in 2012 that killed hundreds and drove about 140,000 people from their homes to camps for the internally displaced. Food, clean water and sanitation, and medical and health services are urgently needed. Antonio Guterres, the Secretary General of ...

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  • President Trump hitting Hillary Clinton with a golf ball in a GIF
President Trump hitting Hillary Clinton with a golf ball in a GIF

Clinton has heavily criticised Trump recently while promoting her new book, What Happened , which deals with her 2016 election defeat. The footage is edited to make it appear as though Clinton is hit in the back with a golf ball before her fall.

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  • PV Sindhu wins Korean Open 2017
PV Sindhu wins Korean Open 2017

PV Sindhu progressed to the semifinals of women's singles but it was curtains for Sameer Verma in men's singles at the United States dollars 6,00,000 Korea Open Super Series badminton tournament, here Friday. And then, there was absolutely nothing to separate the two gladiators at the World Championships last month. Trailing 4-8, Okuhara seemin...

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  • Facebook Turns Over Details of Russian Campaign Ads to Mueller
Facebook Turns Over Details of Russian Campaign Ads to Mueller

CNN confirmed on Saturday that Mueller had indeed obtained the information with the help of a warrant. Facebook , the world's largest social network, said last week that an operation likely based in Russian Federation had placed thousands of USA ads with polarizing views on topics such as immigration, race and gay rights on the site during a two...

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  • Minnesota optimistic Sam Bradford will play against Steelers
Minnesota optimistic Sam Bradford will play against Steelers

With there being concern about the knee injury suffered by quarterback Sam Bradford , the Vikings on Saturday elevated quarterback Kyle Sloter from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. It's the same knee for which Bradford has undergone two surgeries to fix a torn ACL in 2013 and 2014. The offensive line actually played very well. However,...

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  • Ryan International group north zone head to be produced in Special Court
Ryan International group north zone head to be produced in Special Court

In its show-cause notice, CBSE noted that the boy's death could have been averted had school authorities discharged their duties with responsibility, care and sincerity. The notification demands that schools must get their respective local police station to conduct a security and safety audit of their personnel as well as premises.

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  • PM to dedicate Narmada dam project today
PM to dedicate Narmada dam project today

The filling of reservoir with water should be stopped immediately and the dam's gates should remain open so as to reduce the water level, she demanded. Meanwhile, there have been protests by the displaced people, demanding rehabilitation from the government. He will also lay the foundation stone for National Tribal Freedom Fighters' Museum during t...

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  • After getting rebuke from Theresa May, Trump expresses solidarity with London
After getting rebuke from Theresa May, Trump expresses solidarity with London

In a speech following a terror attack on London Bridge earlier this summer , May called for a change in counter-terrorism efforts, saying it's time for "some hard, and often embarrassing, conversations". British authorities said they were treating the incident as a terrorist act. Trump told reporters Friday morning that he had been briefed o...

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  • US Will Stay in Paris Climate Agreement After All
US Will Stay in Paris Climate Agreement After All

The United States "stated that they will not renegotiate the Paris Accord, but they try to review the terms on which they could be engaged under this agreement", said the European Union's top climate official Miguel Arias Canete. Canada's environment minister Catherine McKenna said during the Montreal summit that the Paris climate agreement was...

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  • Nursing home tragedy unfolded days after Irma's initial hit
Nursing home tragedy unfolded days after Irma's initial hit

On Thursday, detectives were at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills after receiving a search warrant to investigate the eight patients' deaths, which police believed were heat-related. Lawmakers submitted legislation requiring generators at adult living facilities and nursing homes. As a precaution, Hollywood police officers were check...

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  • Steve King blasts Trump on immigration in series of tweets
Steve King blasts Trump on immigration in series of tweets

A person briefed on the Wednesday night meeting, who spoke on condition anonymity about the private get-together, said the deal had centered on bipartisan legislation that would provide eventual citizenship for the young immigrants. "The president engaged, but I don't know that we've seen the president's plan". "He likes us! He likes me, anyway...

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  • Family of Victim Sues Fla. Nursing Home Where 8 Died
Family of Victim Sues Fla. Nursing Home Where 8 Died

The total number of customers still out, representing about 9 million people in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas, dipped from a peak of more than 7.8 million customers, or over 16 million people, on Monday. More than 40 died in the Caribbean. "Generally, we are treating dehydration, heat exhaustion and severe respiratory conditions, and we do ...

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  • Court upholds ousted Egyptian leader Mohamed Morsi's life sentence
Court upholds ousted Egyptian leader Mohamed Morsi's life sentence

The court on Saturday dismissed an additional sentence of 15 years handed to Morsi for a different charge in the same espionage case, but upheld the 25-year life sentence. Morsi served as Egypt's first democratically-elected president after the fall of former dictator Hosni Mubarak in 2011. A court overturned a death sentence in another trial o...

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  • Torkham border opens for movement after 2-day closure
Torkham border opens for movement after 2-day closure

The attack happened in Pakistani territory, six kilometers away from the border, in the semi-autonomous tribal area of Kurram Agency, Geo TV quoted a tribal administrator Baseer Khan as saying. Asmat is a believed to be a relative of Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Salam Zaeef, who served as ambassador to Pakistan during the Taliban's rule. According...

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