• Former Israel prime minister Ehud Olmert released on parole in corruption case
Former Israel prime minister Ehud Olmert released on parole in corruption case

Israeli ex-prime minister Ehud Olmert was freed from prison on Sunday after being granted parole from a 27-month sentence for corruption scandals that brought down his promising political career. In 2014, Olmert was convicted of bribery in connection with a property development dating to his period as mayor of Jerusalem between 1993 and 2003.

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  • Minister says British withdrawal from European Union fisheries deal
Minister says British withdrawal from European Union fisheries deal "unwelcome"

The Government is to begin the two-year process to leave the agreement with France, Belgium, Germany, Ireland and the Netherlands. Pressure group Fishing for Leave , which organised a pro-Brexit flotilla on the Thames during the European Union referendum campaign in 2016, welcomed the decision to quit the London Fisheries Convention.

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  • Needle Moving Activity Spotted in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB)
Needle Moving Activity Spotted in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB)

Schlumberger Ltd. now has $90.69 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.20% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $65.38. It is down 3.90% since June 30, 2016 and is downtrending. It dropped, as 65 investors sold SLB shares while 567 reduced holdings. 4 funds opened positions while 7 raised stakes. Schlumberger Limited (SLB) failed...

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  • Mali: Macron in Mali Sunday for Launch of Sahel Anti-Terror Force
Mali: Macron in Mali Sunday for Launch of Sahel Anti-Terror Force

The hostages are separately presented in the video by a man who said that there has not, until now, had negotiations for their release. The so-called G5 Sahel countries south of the Sahara - Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger - have pledged to fight militants on their own soil with instability and attacks on the rise.

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  • Dead In Bus Crash In Russia
Dead In Bus Crash In Russia

According to earlier reports, the accident took place at about 00:40 Moscow time on Sunday. A total of 28 people were suffered in the collision, 13 of them died on the spot from the injuries, including two children. Tatarstan's Interior Ministry has launched a case on the charges of infringement of road traffic regulations and the Republic's invest...

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  • Bowlers created pressure and got breakthroughs at crucial moments, says Kohli
Bowlers created pressure and got breakthroughs at crucial moments, says Kohli

Whether it's top or middle, I always want to do well. Dhoni then joined Rahane in another important stand of 70, although both found the spinners especially hard to get away on the turgid surface. Dhoni had words of wisdom for the youngster, saying, "Yeh (Rovman Powell) aage nahin badega". India have unearthed a gem in Kuldeep Yadav. West ...

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  • Kerala government's reverse liquor policy kicks in, 77 bars now open
Kerala government's reverse liquor policy kicks in, 77 bars now open

The excise department had cleared the application filed by 60 bars, while 11 applications were set aside seeking documentation. Government has also renewed the licenses of 2112 toddy shops. The liquor policy of the UDF came into effect in August 2014 and paved the way for closing down of more than 700 bars. Similarly, social activists have also...

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  • Duterte: 'I will never compromise with terrorism'
Duterte: 'I will never compromise with terrorism'

Arroyo also imposed martial law in the province of Maguindanao on December 2009, following the Ampatuan Massacre, which killed 57 people, including media practitioners. Yesterday, Arroyo answered in the affirmative when asked if she was in favour of an extension beyond the maximum 60 days under the Constitution, which will require congressional app...

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  • Philippine Military Says 17 Mutilated Civilian Bodies Found in Marawi
Philippine Military Says 17 Mutilated Civilian Bodies Found in Marawi

Asked about Hermoso's involvement with the negotiations with the Maute group, Abella asserted that the government does not negotiate with terrorists. He said the talks on Sunday between Muslim emissaries, including religious leaders, and the Maute terrorists were not sanctioned by the government and the military.

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  • Teenager charged with killing boyfriend in Youtube stunt
Teenager charged with killing boyfriend in Youtube stunt

In a tweet posted prior to the stunt, a Twitter user matching Perez's name and location told followers: "Me and Pedro are probably going to shoot one of the most unsafe videos ever". Authorities say Perez used a.50-caliber Desert Eagle pistol in the stunt, which is described by retailer Cabela's in an online ad as "one of the world's most powerful ...

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  • Portugal v Mexico: Confederations Cup preview
Portugal v Mexico: Confederations Cup preview

The answer was always the same: "Ronaldo is a true professional and focused on helping Portugal at the tournament", which he did with two goals and an assist. "And as we failed to reach the final here the president of our football federation and I decided that it would be a nice gesture to give him a chance to be with his family".

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  • Jay-Z's Mom, Gloria Carter, Comes Out Gay
Jay-Z's Mom, Gloria Carter, Comes Out Gay

No harm for them. If her story weren't enough to make you fall on the ground weeping, he closes out the song by giving her the gift of freedom from the oppression she's felt all her life. "What people do in their own homes is their business and you can choose to love whoever you love". "It's no different than discriminating against blacks", he to...

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  • White Sox aim for second win in row vs. Yankees
White Sox aim for second win in row vs. Yankees

Masahiro Tanaka got his sixth win of 2017, as he pitched six innings and allowed just two runs. Despite all of that, a handful of fans sitting in the rightfield stands at Wednesday night's Yankees-White Sox game in Chicago chose to let Judge-again, now the best non-Mike Trout hitter in the entire league and a hulking giant capable of tearing a...

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  • Talks in Paris on Sunday on Italy's migrant crisis
Talks in Paris on Sunday on Italy's migrant crisis

An estimated 2,030 have lost their lives in the Mediterranean this year. He added: "Italy is playing its part in receiving those rescued and providing asylum to those in need of protection. Almost 77,000 migrants have landed in Italy since January, up 15 percent on the same period in 2016. The commission will help inform the discussions and is ...

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  • China furious at Trump's $1.4bn Taiwan arms deal
China furious at Trump's $1.4bn Taiwan arms deal

They included two decommissioned U.S. Navy frigates, anti-tank missiles, amphibious assault vehicles and Stinger surface-to-air missiles, and was the first sale for four years. pressure in other areas, including the South China Sea and Trump's previous campaign pledge to label China a currency manipulator. He even antagonised Beijing when Tru...

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  • 7-year-old girl dies after single-vehicle accident in Matthews
7-year-old girl dies after single-vehicle accident in Matthews

A 7-year-old girl died from her injuries and another 7-year-old girl is in critical condition. Two 7-year-old girls were also in the auto. The driver of the auto, a 54-year-old man, was taken to the hospital, along with three children. Officials have not yet released the deceased girl's identity. According to police, speed could be determined...

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  • Pentagon Delays Transgender Recruitment by Six Months
Pentagon Delays Transgender Recruitment by Six Months

A spokesperson for the Pentagon, Dana White, said the delay will allow the military to "review their accession plans and provide input on the impact to the readiness and lethality of our forces". He said the delay "in no way presupposes an outcome". "Each day that passes without the policy in place restricts the armed forces' ability to recruit t...

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  • Washington approves $1.78b arms sales to Taiwan
Washington approves $1.78b arms sales to Taiwan

With relations between the USA and China fragile, holding a joint live-fire military display with the Thai army could be seen as making things worse - especially when Trump's chief advisor Steve Bannon believes America and China will be at war 'within a few years'.

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  • Three vehicle bombs hit Damascus: state media
Three vehicle bombs hit Damascus: state media

One of the suicide bombers blew himself up in a square in central Damascus after being encircled by the authorities. "The terrorist bombings killed and wounded several civilians and caused physical damage to the area", a police official told state news agency SANA.

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  • Gangrape survivor attacked with acid for fourth time in UP, critical
Gangrape survivor attacked with acid for fourth time in UP, critical

NDTV reported that the attack took place sometime between 8 pm and 9 pm on Saturday when she stepped out of her hostel to fill water from a hand-pump. 2012: She was attacked with a knife in a serious threat to her life. In December past year, some people threatened to rape her daughter as well. We have informed her parents about the incident.

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