• Turkeys arrive in Washington for White House pardon
Turkeys arrive in Washington for White House pardon

The White House announced the news on its Snapchat and Instagram accounts. The National Turkey Foundation is picking up the tab. The White House confirmed to The Hill that the two birds will be staying in the Willard Intercontinental Hotel, where rooms reportedly can cost between $200 to $3,500 per night.

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  • Robert Mugabe faces impeachment as deadline passes
Robert Mugabe faces impeachment as deadline passes

Mugabe fires Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa to resolve a succession dispute. Zanu-PF says she will face charges along with several others. ZANU-PF Secretary for Finance Obert Mpofu was nominated to chair the special meeting as all members who constitute the ZANU-PF presidium were absent, with some, including the secretary for administration, I...

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  • European Union foreign chief to meet Suu Kyi
European Union foreign chief to meet Suu Kyi

Prior to the meeting in the capital Dhaka , Kono and other officials from Asia and Europe visited a refugee camp in southern Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar ahead of a scheduled gathering in Myanmar for the annual Asia-Europe foreign ministers' meeting.

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  • Padmavati row: 'Distortion of history not acceptable'
Padmavati row: 'Distortion of history not acceptable'

He said queen Padmavati "is a true reflection of the Indian woman". "The film which has distorted facts about Rajput queen Padmavati and shows or says anything to disrespect her, will not be released in Madhya Pradesh", Mr Chouhan said after holding a meeting with representatives of Rajput community on the issue.

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  • Refocused: Houston Texans 31, Arizona Cardinals 21
Refocused: Houston Texans 31, Arizona Cardinals 21

Four resulted in receptions, going for 38 yards, but the two that didn't result in completions came in the form of a pass breakup and a crucial interception. Peterson, who had been held in check for most of the game, was stopped short of a first down on fourth-and-1, and the Texans scored a touchdown on the very next play to put the game out of r...

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  • AIFF chief Praful Patel leads condolence messages for Dasmunsi
AIFF chief Praful Patel leads condolence messages for Dasmunsi

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi have all condoled the demise of Dasmunsi. The former Union minister had suffered a stroke in 2008 and was hospitalised since then. He was a member of 14th Lok Sabha and represented the Raiganj Lok Sabha constituency of West Bengal. IM Vijayan (former...

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  • Alibaba goes offline with $2.9 billion stake in China's top grocer
Alibaba goes offline with $2.9 billion stake in China's top grocer

Sun Art had 446 hypermarkets at the end of a year ago. In what can be seen as its latest strategic move , Alibaba puts into practice its new approach to retail marketing . The investment will be made via Taobao, a popular online shopping platform of Alibaba . The e-commerce giant has Hema groceries brand, which offers combined experience of ...

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  • Tsunami scare for Vanuatu and New Caledonia
Tsunami scare for Vanuatu and New Caledonia

A POWERFUL magnitude 7.3 natural disaster near New Caledonia has triggered a tsunami warning for Australia's east coast. PTWC warns that follow-up waves may occur at intervals of five minutes to an hour, and may be higher than before. The agency said waves as high as one meter above the high-tide mark were forecast to hit New Caledonia and smaller ...

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  • Lebanon under 'total control' of Hezbollah: Bahrain FM
Lebanon under 'total control' of Hezbollah: Bahrain FM

Sunday´s League resolution issued "strong condemnation" of a November 4 missile attack by Huthi rebels in Yemen and targeting Riyadh, saying it was "blatant aggression against the kingdom and a threat to Arab national security". AFP reports that Saudi Arabia requested for Arab League foreign ministers' meeting to discuss "the violations committed b...

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  • Top China diplomat talks refugee crisis with Myanmar leaders
Top China diplomat talks refugee crisis with Myanmar leaders

They are high representative of the EU Federica Mogherini and foreign ministers Taro Kono of Japan, Sigmar Gabriel of Germany and Margot Wallström of Sweden, reports UNB. The senators also appreciated her generous response to the challenge of helping the Rohingya and told her that the US was ready to provide every assistance to resolve the crisis.

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  • Narendra Modi pays tributes to Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary
Narendra Modi pays tributes to Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary

A commemorative programme to mark the anniversary of Gandhi held at Shakti Sthal. The PCC president, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma garlanded the portrait of Indira Gandhi followed by floral tribute by Smti Shanta Singh, member AICC, senior leaders and supporters of Congress party and general public.

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  • Rafah border crossing reopened in both directions
Rafah border crossing reopened in both directions

According to the ministry, around 16,000 Palestinians have registered to cross the terminal. The largely sealed border between Gaza and Egypt was set to open for three days for the first time since the Palestinian reconciliation deal , an official said on Friday.

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  • Top general says he'd push back against 'illegal' nuclear strike order
Top general says he'd push back against 'illegal' nuclear strike order

His response: "You'd be in a very interesting constitutional situation". For example, what would happen if an American president ordered a nuclear strike, for whatever reason, and the four-star general at Strategic Command balked or refused, believing it to be illegal? The comments came after U.S.

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  • CWC meet today: Rahul likely to become Cong prez before Guj polls
CWC meet today: Rahul likely to become Cong prez before Guj polls

Summary: Chief minister Vijay Rupani on Friday accused Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi of lying and quoting false figures to attack the state government. In case an election is required, it would be conducted on December 8, just a day before the first phase of polling for the Gujarat Assembly elections.

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  • Can Alabama's evangelicals carry Roy Moore to victory?
Can Alabama's evangelicals carry Roy Moore to victory?

Almost 60 Alabama pastors have signed a letter denouncing Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore , saying "his extremist values and actions are not consistent with traditional Christian values or good Christian character" and that he's not fit for office.

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  • Japan's Abe vows to bolster defense amid North Korea threat
Japan's Abe vows to bolster defense amid North Korea threat

Overhead pictures, taken just weeks ago, show construction work and increased activity at North Korea's Sinpo South naval shipyard. The regime already has one Sinpo-class submarine, which can make short journeys but is not yet able to launch ballistic missiles, the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) has said.

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  • Really envious of Bollywood singers, their performances: Ed Sheeran
Really envious of Bollywood singers, their performances: Ed Sheeran

After performing over an hour, when the crowd started wondering when will he sing the all-time crowd favourite " Shape Of You ", the popster played a prank saying, "so guys, this is going to be the last song of the day". Ed will take the stage tonight (November 19) and is expected to perform to his hit tracks like Eraser , Perfect , Hearts Don't ...

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  • Poes Garden IT raid: Deepa Jayakumar alleges Sasikala, family of plotting 'conspiracy'
Poes Garden IT raid: Deepa Jayakumar alleges Sasikala, family of plotting 'conspiracy'

The raid comes days after IT officials carried out a massive search operation at the residences and premises of Sasikala's kin and their business associates and unearthed Rs 1,430 crore of tax evasion. However, the search was confined to the room occupied by Sasikala and late chief minister's personal assistant. Terming the raids "painful", he sa...

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  • Israeli military chief wants closer Saudi ties as Iran tensions rise
Israeli military chief wants closer Saudi ties as Iran tensions rise

A spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also did not respond immediately to a request to comment. Aboul Gheit noted that Iran has provoked conflicts and incited Shiite communities in many Arab countries. His comments were the latest sign that behind-the-scenes links between Israel and some Persian Gulf Arab countries are being f...

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  • Clinton jokes she's resigning from the 'Fox News presidency'
Clinton jokes she's resigning from the 'Fox News presidency'

If you find NCRM valuable, would you please consider making a donation to support our independent journalism? Clinton called the Uranium One allegations "a political stunt by the Trump Administration and its allies to distract from the very serious information coming out about the Trump campaign's connections with Russian Federation".

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